A Practical Guide to SharePoint 2013

A Practical Guide to SharePoint 2013
A Practical Guide to SharePoint 2013 - Book by Saifullah Shafiq

Saturday, March 15, 2014

Developing Connectable Web Parts in SharePoint 2013

Developing Connectable Web Parts in SharePoint 2013

If you are a beginner and want to learn about web parts, click here to read an introduction.
In this article, you will learn two things, developing web parts and developing connectable web parts. Connectable web parts are like ordinary web parts but they have this extra capability of providing data for consumption to other web parts.  You will create connectable web parts from scratch using .NET. In the next section, you will learn to use InfoPath web parts. InfoPath web part comes with SharePoint out of the box and is used to host InfoPath forms. If InfoPath form is configured correctly or in other words, if its fields have been exposed as parameters, it can be used in InfoPath web part.
In this section we will create .NET web parts from scratch and then deploy them in SharePoint. We will create two web parts, one provider and one consumer. You can download complete application/code from the book’s website.
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