Monthly Archives: August 2010

How to change a multi line text field to allow unlimited length in a document library

There is a restriction on number of characters (255 characters) allowed for a Multi line text field added to a document library when you try to input more than 255 characters through UI. Attaching a sample code which will help … Continue reading

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SharePoint feature activation error ‘Request timed out’

When we activating a feature that contains a featurereceiver doing heavy actions, for instance; Creating lists Modifying existing site columns And/or most probably content types because we faced the issue here J I received a “Request timed out” error at … Continue reading

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Save site as a template link missing

For saving site as a template, we have to way Add URL in site url “_layouts/savetmpl.aspx” like http://kkdevmachineportno:youristeportno /_layouts/savetmpl.aspx Create a feature manually and install and activate it at web or farm level scope A new creating custom feature could … Continue reading

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