I began working on the feature slowly, mostly during commercial breaks and other short bursts of free time. I finished the simple idea rather quickly – but then I let the scope creep monster attack. I kept adding more and more features UNTIL…
Recently when other blogger’s implemented very similar ideas. Most notably:
- Jan Tielens – Integrating SharePoint and JQuery (series)
- Gunnar Peipman – SharePoint JQuery Deployment Feature
So I decided to stop making small tweaks and additions and get this code out into the wild, it obviously has a need.
With that said, I’d like to introduce you to the
SharePoint ClientSide Extensions is a simple SP solution. Once you add the solution, a site feature is provisioned which, when activated, gives you this screen in the Look and Feel column of the site administrator:
For times sake I haven’t whipped up an example of how you might use this, but I will post that soon. Until then feel free to grab the WSP and play around with it.
I also want to point out that Jan and Gunnar have done a great job and I wanted to acknowledge their work.
– By Nik Molnar