CSS3, HTML, HTML5, Programming, SharePoint, Web Development

SharePoint 2016: Making the Quick Launch Bar Dynamic and Styling the Menu Items

Fly-out Menu
Fly-out Menu
The default look of the stock left hand side menu (also called the Quick Launch menu bar) that comes with SharePoint is really basic and is meant for you to style. The default behavior is to show a 2-level deep menu containing ‘Headings’ and indented ‘Navigation Links’. This hierarchy is static and is shown to the users as entirely expanded, which can take up a lot of screen real-estate.

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.Net, ASP.NET, DataGrid, Programming, Reports, Technology, VB.NET, Web Development, WebForms

ASP.NET DataGrid: Conditionally Coloring Cell Background Color for a Column Based on the Cell Contents

DataGrid Example
DataGrid Example

If you are writing a report using a .NET DataGrid, it’s very possible that you’ll want to conditionally highlight key data in the report. Continue reading “ASP.NET DataGrid: Conditionally Coloring Cell Background Color for a Column Based on the Cell Contents”

Programming, SharePoint, Software, Web Development

SharePoint Error Event 6398 – Part 2 of Dealing with this Error

Event 6398
Event 6398

Earlier I wrote about fixing the SharePoint Event 6389 Application errors that can congest your Server Event logs. The way I reduced the frequency of errors in that article was to remove and then re-add the distributed cache service instance. However even with this fix in place, this nasty error can keep cropping up its head and congest your Server Application Error logs. Continue reading “SharePoint Error Event 6398 – Part 2 of Dealing with this Error”