Great Ideas. Always Flowing.

We are not happy until you are happy. Client satisfaction guaranteed. Whatever your needs and requirements, we have the skills and resources for the job!

Recently Viewed...

To help you navigate to pages you most recently visited, select from the links below.    
WordPress VS DotNetNuke
Installing DotNetNuke 6.0

Popular Tags...


SnowCovered Top Sellers

Frustrated over the lack of customization for your user's registration fields? Dynamically setup your DNN Portal with custom registration fields, layout, questions, and other core integration options......

Ultra Video Gallery is a brother product of Ultra Media Gallery, UVG allows you to upload videos in various format and automatically encode them to flv or H264 format, you also can add videos from internet or record live videos from your webcam.

Build high performance, completely customizable data-entry forms and views driven by your DNN and external databases. New built-in tools make it a snap to quickly create data entry forms, data views, and even database tables. Plus, add your own HTML, CSS, Javascript, SQL commands, stored procedures,

The most advanced DotNetNuke shopping cart on the planet. Easy to use e-Commerce, Secure Shopping Cart Software and SEO friendly. B2C / B2B Ecommerce Sites.

One stop solution for events calendar and events registration! FREE DOWNLOAD is available now!

Custom Web Parts for SharePoint Portal 2007

Developing and Deploying Custom Web Parts for SharePoint Portal 2007


Overview and difference with SPS 2003:

Developing Web Part for SharePoint Portal 2007 is different as compared to developing for SPS 2003. Web Parts Developed in .Net 1.1 for SPS 2003 used the SharePoint.WebPartPages namespace, however the Web Part in ASP.Net 2.0 is found under the System.Web.UI.WebControls.WebParts.



Development of Web Part in VS 2005

To Get Started with creating Custom Web Part for MOSS 2007 in Microsoft Visual Studio 2005, Open the IDE and create a new C# project, Select Class Library as Project Type. Name It as NewWebPart.





Add a reference to the System.Web  from .Net components into the project. The System.Web dll contains the required namespace of System.Web.UI.WebControls.WebParts .






In The Project explorer view rename the Class1.cs with NewWbPart.cs to be consistent with this example; this will result in renaming the Class name as well. With the help of “using” keyword include the namespaces as shown in the code example below. Derive / Extend the NewWebPart Class from the WebPart Class ( System.Web.UI.WebControls.WebParts.WebPart), and add the code as shown below. The CreateChildren Control is same as in .Net 1.1, that it would create and add controls to this Web Part Class,. In this case I have only added a WebControl.Calender Object. The RenderControl Method is an override for the WebPart Base Class and calls the RenderChildren Method, this causes the Children Controls to be rendered on the Particular HtmlTextWriter passed as a parameter to the method.



using System;

using System.Collections.Generic;

using System.Text;


using System.Web;

using System.Web.UI;

using System.Web.UI.WebControls;

using System.Web.UI.WebControls.WebParts;


namespace NewWepPart


    public class NewWebPart : WebPart



        protected override void CreateChildControls()


            Calendar cldr = new Calendar();

            cldr.Enabled = true;

            cldr.ShowGridLines = true;

            cldr.ShowTitle = true;

            cldr.EnableViewState = true;

      cldr.SelectedDate = DateTime.Now;


            Controls.Add(cldr);       �




        public override void RenderControl(HtmlTextWriter writer)











Build the project and on successful built you are ready to Deploy the Web Part to the Portal Site.


Deployment of Web Part:

In order to deploy a web part to a SharePoint portal 2007 site, we must have the URL of the site to which we want our web part needs to be deployed (displayed in fact). As it  is mentioned earlier that the Web Parts developed in .Net 2.0 environment does have a .CAB project , instead an assembly is created on build of project. Now there are two choices to deploy the assembly to the SharePoint portal directory.

  • Deploy the assembly to the Assembly Folder (GAC) (requires the assembly to be stron named).
  • Put the assembly to the bin folder of the portal directory.

For the sake of simplicity, the later choice is being demonstrated in this example.

Putting Assembly in Bin Folder:

The MOSS 2007 creates every portal in the inetpub\wwwroot\wss folder. The easiest way to find the bin folder from these folder hierarchies is to go from inetmgr console. Locate the appropriate portal (for which u want to deploy the web part), identified with the port number. Right click and have Properties. Under the Home Directory Tab, note the path in Local path text box. Verify if the bin folder exists in the specified path by opening it in browser. If the folder doesn’t exist then create one. Now copy the assembly form the project output folder and paste it in bin folder of portal.




However there is another work around for putting the assembly in to the portal’s bin folder again ad again each time the Web Part Project is built with changes.

Right click on the project name (NewWebPart) in the VS.Net 2005 IDE and click properties. Under  the Build page paste the same path copied from inetmgr console into the Output Path. As shown in figure below. This will result in the latest assembly automatically deployed to the bin folder every time the project is built.







Adding the Safe Control Entry:

Even though the assembly is present in the Portal’s Bin folder, there is another step required to make the Control (Web Part) assembly usable on the Portal Pages. Since the control will need to render on multiple machines in different browsers with as many user accounts as the organizations have. There is a need to declare the control as “safe”. To do so open the web.config file placed under the portal’s directory in the VS.Net 2005 IDE.






Then edit the file in the section of SafeControls, create a new SafeControl entry for our assembly as shown below. Save the file and close it.







<SafeControl Assembly="NewWebPart" Namespace="NewWebPart" TypeName="*" Safe="True" />




Configuring Portal to use NewWebPart

Since now the web part have been written and deployed to the desired portal’s directory. The next task is to use the web part on the Portal’s Site. The Web Part Deployed to the portal can be placed on any site within that Portal. For convenience this NewWebPart is demonstrated to be placed on the home page of default Portal.

Open the portal site in the internet explorer; in this case http://oss1 is the URL for the default portal, ensuring that the current logged in user has the administrative rights on the portal site.


To begin with, the first step is to add the newly deployed web to the Portal’s web part gallery, since the portal is using the configuration databases to keep record of the contents of the portal, our newly created web part’s information doesn’t exist in the database. We need to add the web part to the Web Part Gallery before we can use it.


To do so, the following steps should be followed.

  1. Click on the Site Actions button and then select Site Settings.




  1. On the site settings page under Galleries column click on the Web Parts.



  1. On the Web Part Gallery Page click on the New button, to add the new web part assembly to the gallery.



  1. On the New Web Parts page locate the NewWebPart in the list, check the check box on the left and click on the Populate Gallery button the top of the page. This will result in the Web Part entry creation in the Web Part Gallery list, and hence it can be used from now on from the gallery. It can be notices easily that the Web Parts developed form the new Frame work of 2.0 have an extension of .webpart after their names. Whereas in earlier versions, it was a .dwp file. Both the .webpart  and .dwp  files are the XML definition of the Web Part.



  1. Until this step the web part is ready to be used on the site by selecting it from Web Part Gallery. Click on the Site Actions button on the page and then select Edit Page, this will modify the appearance of the page to enable the edit view. In this view Web Part Zones are highlighted so that a user can add a web part to the zone, Click on the Add a Web Part button in the left zone to add the Web Part.



  1. Select the NewWebPart from the web part list . it is found under the Misc section and then click on�Advanced Web Part gallery and options.



  1. In the�Add Web Part Pane at right , select Home  Gallery and then drag the NewWebPart from the pane into the Web Part Zone.



  1. Click on the Exit Edit Mode link on the page and the site will return to the view mode.



Feedback Comments


SharePoint Web Parts

All Data Springs Web Parts Support WSS 3.0, SharePoint 2007, and SharePoint 2010 Frameworks

Please select license option for each web part you wish to purchase. We highly recommend the SharePoint Bundle to get all Data Springs Web Parts for maximum value!




Data Springs Sharepoint Bundle

Best Value! The Bundle gives you all 5 web parts in one package at a very attractive price! Best Value! We think you will be very happy with the SharePoint bundle and great price discounts you will receive. With your purchase all of the web parts below will be included.

Random Image Web Part

With Random Image for Sharepoint 2007, you can select multiple images to display randomly when the web part loads...

Stock Quote Web Part

Giving your site visitors relevant information is critical. With the Data Springs Stock Web Part you can provide your users with up to date financial information

Dynamic Image Rotator Web Part

Who would have thought? Adobe Flash® with Sharepoint! The FIRST and ONLY image rotation web part for Sharepoint using Flash Technology from Adobe! The Dynamic Image Rotator displays selected images and then rotates between the images. Several extended and optional features allow you to select the time to rotate each image, fade between

SharePoint Charts Web Part

The MOSS Chart Web Part is a web part built by Data Springs for the purpose of rendering several chart types based on data from a SharePoint list on a MOSS 2007 or WSS 3.0 Site

Dynamic News Ticker Web Part

Provide current news items with a user-friendly news ticker for your Sharepoint Portal. With millions of web sites offering information you need a fun way to display information and the solution is Flash News Ticker....

Tailored Text Web Part

 Tailored Text Web Part allows you to add text/html to your web site that can be different for anonymous users, registered users,  and even individual users specifically.


Dynamic Views Web Part

Dynamic Views is an excellent tool to:
Personalization allows you to go the extra mile in communicating or connecting one to one with your clients. When it comes to technology and web site content, you now have the power to leverage this personalization directly with your users on your DotNetNuke® site


Dynamic Login Web Part

Your site content isn't vanilla, so why is your portal's login?

Add pizazz and functionality with Dynamic Login! Use custom templates, localization, redirection rules for various roles and many more features!


Join our mailing list...

Get current news and events the easy way
Subscribe Me

Recent Blogs...

Copyright 2005 - 2011 by Data Springs, Inc.
  • film izle
  • 720 izle
  • film
  • sinema izle
  • film makinesi
  • T�rk�e dublaj film
  • film izle
  • film izle
  • baglan film izle
  • sinema izle
  • 1080 film izle
  • film mercegi