Archive for 2013

Reporting Services and Timeouts

I’ve recently been battling long running reports and how to make certain they do not timeout on the SharePoint servers.

There are several levels in SharePoint 2010 that a report can time out.  I will discuss the top three that I have encountered and what I had to do to fix them.

The first one, and the easiest to fix, is within the SSRS report that is housed on your ...

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How to build a better Choice Filter Web Part using InfoPath 2010

The out of the box choice filter web part, for me, left a bit to be desired.  I wasn’t crazy about the interface and it just didn’t seem all that clean on a branded site.  I found a way to create the same effect using an InfoPath form.

Here’s what you need to do.

Create a new InfoPath 2010 form.

Add in a Combo Box and label it accordingly.  In my ...

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