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Seth Broweleit

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Pause youtube video when another is played

Getting YouTube videos to PAUSE nice with each other I don’t know if YouTube had in mind for us to put more than one video on a page. It didn’t seem like it when I set out to make one player pause other videos when it was played. By the end I found that YouTube […]

Enable one-finger-scrolling in SP2010 for iPad and iPhone

You want your iPad users to be able to scroll your SharePoint 2010 site with one finger. It can be done with the two finger swipe but it doesn’t work as well and visitors may not know that. The solution involves using CSS to disable the – ribbon positioning system – so that the ribbon […]

Dynamic Picture Library Slideshow that you can add to SharePoint 2010 site

The following code is a combo of JavaScript (jQuery) & little HTML. It can be pasted into a 2010 Content Editor Web Part (CEWP) to create a dynamic slideshow of a Picture Library. All you will need to do after pasting the code below into a CEWP is change the two items that are indicated […]

The jQuery Mobile Project

At the jQuery conference in Boston (Oct 16th) John Resig announced that jQuery Mobile (Alpha) was released. I would say Mobile was the teams main focus during the conference. Some other main topics that were covered in the presentations were Testing, and Code Organization. At a high level, jQuery mobile is a UI Framework that […]

Editing Local Files with SPD 2010

Here is a quick blog about a change in SharePoint Designer 2010 (from 2007) and a work-around that you might like to know about. If you used SharePoint 2007 for editing SharePoint sites and local files, and now use SharePoint Designer 2010, you will find that the new version does not allow you to edit […]

Display SharePoint list data as a chart with a DVWP and FLOTjs

There are several solutions out there for displaying data with charts. It is not a elementary process but it is worth while. To keep it as simple as possible I used a Data View Web Part and a jQuery plug-in. As I considered the different solutions I looked for one that worked in all browsers […]

Make Top Nav in SharePoint 2010 display a horizontal line with menu items instead of the fly-out menu

FYI: I have posted a newer article that outlines a pure CSS solution for accomplishing this task. In SharePoint 2010 the navigation menus have been greatly improved. They now produce standards compliant HTML that can be custom styled without limitations. SharePoint 2007 came with an optional master page that was configured to show sub menu […]

Create Dynamic Nav Images for SharePoint with jQuery

Content management systems are great for automation. SharePoint will keep your navigation updated as you add or delete sub-sites and pages. This is helpful but it can limit the ability to customize the UI. If you were writing the HTML code from scratch you could specify different CSS classes for each and display a different […]

Make a background image maintain full size of the browser window

A couple of projects ago my team created a SharePoint site with a background image that stays full size of the browser window. Recently I created it again with jQuery. To do it right takes a combination of jQuery, CSS, and HTML. To view my full working demo follow this link: View Demo | View […]

Add a top left company logo and link to SharePoint 2007 sites with CSS

It is very common for websites to have a company logo near the top left corner of the page that links to the home page of the site. We’ll look at how to use CSS to create this element on all MOSS pages of a site. The best part about this method is that the […]