Month: March 2011

Displaying user field in site definition

Background This is one of the most interesting learning point for me to add a user field in site definition. Because while doing so I understood a lot of things about site definition and how it works. Okay, the main

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Verify that the Activity Feed Timer Job is enabled

Background You must have seen this error in “Review problems and solutions” section of Central Administration of SharePoint Server 2010 so as I. So just thought of writing about the same and its resolution. Activity Feed lets users add feeds

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Visual Studio Error: The given key was not present in the dictionary

While coding on one of our project in Visual Studio 2010 with SharePoint 2010, I got this error while deploying the project on SharePoint farm. “Could not load the Web.config configuration file. Check the file for any malformed XML elements,

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Hide Quick Launch menu items from site in SharePoint 2010

Background There is no Out Of Box(OOB) feature to hide the quick launch menu items or tree view navigation in SharePoint site. Problem Let’s assume that you have created a intranet site for your organization and you want that all

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Error occurred in deployment step ‘Activate Features’: Key cannot be null

While doing my project on SharePoint I came across this error while deploying the feature I have created. Error occurred in deployment step ‘Activate Features’: Key cannot be null Background The error specifies that “Key cannot be null“. It simply

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Error occurred in deployment of step ‘Activate Features’: the field with ID defined in feature was found in the current site collection or in a sub site.

While doing SharePoint deployment I came across this weird error Error occurred in deployment of step ‘Activate Features’: the field with ID defined in feature was found in the current site collection or in a sub site. Background I tried

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