Tag Archives: Branding

User picture error on video player page

14 May

Ran into this issue.

The user profile picture show on the OOTB video player page renders as a red x/broken link.

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inspecting the link the URL has instead of %20 for spaces in the path to the image.. has %2520.. what is that? dunno?

I confirmed that the page was the out of the box videoplayerpage.aspx

Looks like it is a bug and you have to edit the page manually for the profile picture links to render correctly.

A quick search for the page name and 2520 turned up this link.

http://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/sharepointgeneral/thread/b8e415d5-b213-4d7c-bd8f-b4f1eb3f54ab/

Extra annoying, so heads up on that one

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Careful when you import that design manager package (part 2)

10 May

After my last post we started looking for more possible content type corruption introduced by Design Manager Export/import process.

it appears to impact other content type besides just “page”. we are seeing corruption in “article page” and “welcome page” as well.

article page is missing:

  • Page content, Summary Links, Byline, Article Date, Image Caption

Welcome page is missing:

  • Page content, Summary Links,┬áSummary Links 2

working on documenting all the content types that are not being exported fully.

Careful when you import that design manager package

8 May

Looking through some issues we were seeing with roll up images not appearing after you check-in and publish a page, and some ULS log message about a column not being defined, it appears that the process of exporting and importing a Design Manger package will corrupt some out of the content types, specifically for pages.

http://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/sharepointcustomization/thread/73c5fb6b-c346-4b7e-bef2-74865d05d1c5

So there is your hot tip for the day.

This is only like one of 4 things for today :/