Content By Type and Filter Web Parts v1.22

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Released: Jan 11, 2009
Updated: Nov 13, 2009 by tonstgmn
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Release 1.3 available

The current release is release 1.3. This is avalaible on the SharePointObjects CodePlex site:
http://sharepointobjects.codeplex.com/Release/ProjectReleases.aspx?ReleaseId=35487

An overview of the features of the Content By Type webpart v1.22:

  • Support for custom field types (thanks René!)
  • Support for RightToLeft languages (column alignment and bugfix in query generation)

An overview of the features of the List Item Filter webpart v1.1:

  • Added XSLT as new DisplayMode. This allows you to create your own xslt to render the filter items.
  • Improved performance on page postbacks (thanks Bob!)
  • Improved handling of configuration changes thanks Bob!)
  • Bugfix for the "Value does not fall within the expected range" error.
  • Bugfixes in the toolpane when loading the selected list
  • Added some comments to the toolpane to clarify the list url (for WSS)

An overview of the features of the Web Context Filter webpart v1.0:

  • SharePoint filter web part that allows to to pass a property of the current web as filter value.
  • Can send property values of the current web, it's parent web and/or the root web.
  • Supports a fixed number of properties of the site, such as Title, Url, Current User, Author, Owner, etc.
  • Supports properties from the property bag of the sites.
  • Editor part shows a preview of the value that will be sent.

An overview of the features of the Content By Type webpart v1.21:

  • v1.21 is the same as v1.2 with a number of bug fixes. If you are using v1.2, you can easily upgrade using the setup.exe in the ZIP file.

An overview of the features of the List Item Filter webpart v1.0:

  • SharePoint filter web part that displays list items in a dropdown, radio button list, checkbox list or a tagcloud
  • The filter web part is a filter consumer, so you can filter the items displayed in the list based on another filter
  • Works in WSS and MOSS -> brings filtering to WSS
  • Works with all other web parts that consumer SharePoint filters
  • Values are displayed based on the options/datatype of the selected field
  • Multi valued columns (lookup/choice/person) are displayed as multiple items
  • Values in a calculated field can be used as filter provider
Introduction to the List Item Filter web part can be found here:
http://www.tonstegeman.com/Blog/Lists/Posts/Post.aspx?ID=86

An overview of the features of the Content By Type webpart v1.2:

  • Works in WSS and MOSS
  • Casting / formatting of column data types
  • Links to items and its context in contextmenu
  • Links to lookup / person fields
  • Filter items using MOSS filter web parts
  • Supports grouping/sorting and paging
  • Easy to configure in a popup dialog
  • Add a context menu to the items to make it easier for you users to get to the source of the item
  • Rollup items in a calendar
  • Use hidden content types like blog posts, calendar events and workflow tasks
Introduction to the ContentByType webpart can be found on this page:
http://www.tonstegeman.com/Blog/Lists/Posts/Post.aspx?ID=41
This page shows the features of the latest release, v1.2:
http://www.tonstegeman.com/cbt/features

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