Intranet DASHBOARD API App SharePoint Connector. Contribute to IntranetDASHBOARD/API_App_SharePoint development by creating an account on. How do I get SharePoint to open non-office documents in their client application? I can change the icon in , but do I need to write my own. Also, watch out when copying the mapping key from anything other than the file. The ” may be a format that the file doesn’t like.
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Understanding DocIcon.xml Files
Sign up or log in Sign up using Google. So I looked and I found some solutions for SharePoint and several solutions that only worked for Standalone Servers or for only one server in the farm.
Optional The ActiveX control that opens a file cocicon this type for viewing or editing. The ByProgID element contains a series of Mapping elements that map the program identifiers of different file xmp to file icons, specifies the text that is displayed for each file type in the drop-down menu that appears when the Edit arrow is clicked, and specifies the ProgId of the control to use for opening documents of a given type. August 3, at Despite all my efforts I only get the blank icon with a dot in the middle of it isntead of getting the proper icon.
You are commenting using your Twitter account. These were of help, but still no good for my needs.
Its purpose is to provide a way to specify the icon that is displayed for any given file type that might be uploaded to a list or document library and, optionally, to specify whether an ActiveX control should be used to open the file.
In your FeatureActivated and FeatureDeactivating methods call this new method accordingly: The ByExtension element maps file name extensions to file icons, specifies the text to display for each file name extension in the drop-down menu that appears when the Edit arrow is clicked, and specifies the ProgId of the control to use for opening documents with a given file name extension. I also had to made the modifications in the 14 hive to make anything work which I thought was strange — thanks!
Hi Adrian, Please copy the xml that you added for the. There are some notes worth looking at that are specific to This is relatively simple and there are guides to do doing this all over the internet. I first started working on SharePoint inand have built SharePoint portals and developed custom solutions for a wide variety of users.
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Post was not sent – check your email addresses! You can add mapping elements to support additional file name extensions and ProgIds. Hopefully this example will help make the concepts I was talking about in my previous post make some sense. Optional The text that appears in dicicon menus as the editing item “Edit in Application Name” for a file that is uploaded to a list. Quick Note about testing: Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email.
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Depending on the base Job Definition class you chose, the Execute method may have a slightly different signature, but either way this is the method to override to provide your own custom logic. Sign up using Facebook. By continuing to use this website, you agree to their use. October 2, at 6: Lines are just the declaration of and logic needed to persist some properties.
If so, all done! I override this method to ensure my custom code gets called instead.
DocIcons element (Document Icons)
The image docicoj is referenced in the Value attribute must docifon stored in the IMAGES folder of each front-end server on the following path:. Here is the entire DocIconJob class:.
This post will focus on the plumbing necessary to setup your own custom timer job that runs on every server in the farm. The control that is referenced by the OpenControl attribute must be deployed on each client that accesses the SharePoint Foundation environment. So, like many doxicon me, I thought, surely this can all be automated! XML file will be saved for later. I just read back thru the post for a refresher. In that case I was hoping we could just update the png file for the icon to a new image: Dolgsthrasir 2 New End Sub But you will probably need to implement at least a matching constructor with some custom properties.