Cascading dropdowns with jQuery and SPServices on a page or webpart

28 Nov

The SPServices library on Codeplex ( provides a lot of useful functionality to access SharePoint data. One of the functions is the SPServices.SPCascadeDropdowns function. Here is a link to the documentation of this function:$().SPServices.SPCascadeDropdowns&referringTitle=Documentation   As explained on the site … Read More »

Permormance issue GetItemById

7 Sep

Be careful with the use of GetItemById(), there are two options to use it: SPList.Items.GetItemById() SPList.GetItemById() The difference between the two is that the SPList.Items.GetItemById() loads every item into memory and then filters the set. Trust me: this can cause … Read More »

jQuery SPServices and autocomplete

21 Aug

On Codeplex the SPServices library is available. This is a jQuery library for SharePoint Web Services. One of the functions available in the library is the SPAutoComplete:   The SPAutocomplete lets you provide values for a Single line of text column … Read More »