SharePoint Drag/Drop file upload using the ASP.NET AJAX Control Toolkit

In my current work on a custom interface for a document management system, I was challenged to create a drag/drop interface for adding files to SharePoint.  I investigated a number of alternatives. Initially these were my considerations:

Implementing custom folder statistics in SharePoint 2010 using c#

In one scenario this past week, I needed to display the total number of files and folders within any folder.  These numbers needed to be recursive – so if a document is three folders deep within the

Typical Web.config Tweaks

These are some web.config modifications that I typically need at my fingertips.  After all, who can memorize all this stuff? Allow scripts to be embedded in asp pages. Allow asp scripts to access external libraries In the

Implementing Favorites in SharePoint 2010

As a SharePoint consultant, I’m often asked to provide features which “should” exist, but Microsoft just doesn’t provide. Often these are features which might be common in the Web 2.0 world, but – well, not here. In

Building a SharePoint 2010 WSP Using TeamCity

I’ve been using Continuous Integration for years.  It’s been a part of almost every project I’ve worked on.  Prior to a few months ago, I was a CruiseControl.NET devotee, but recently a few of my colleagues expressed