Loading a text file from the SharePoint content database should be straightforward, and it is, kind of. The work I’m doing right now requires me to load XML and XSL files provisioned into the content database. Initially I figured I’d use the GetFileAsString method of SPWeb. Despite numerous posts extolling the virtues of this method, … Continue reading SharePoint: Load a Text File from the Content Database.
Recently I’ve been developing Sharepoint 2007 Web Parts to connect with the standard features of Sharepoint (Lists, Form Library web parts etc) and needed a bunch of stylesheets to do transformations into something reasonable for display purposes. Rather than cobble together something with notepad!, I found StyleVision from Altova, with which you can do visual design of your … Continue reading Visual XSLT/StyleSheet Design Tool