IIS Access denied during deploy of solution

When trying to deploy my SharePoint 2010 solution via Visual Studio 2010 I got the following error. Error occurred in deployment step ‘Recycle IIS Application Pool’: <nativehr>0x80070005</nativehr><nativestack></nativestack> Turned out that I forgot to add my user to the “Site Collection Administrators”. Go to “Site Actions” of the root site , add your user to the […]

Coveo search breaks jQuery?

Update 2009-04-23 : Thanks to Coveo support. I was able so resolve this issue. See below for details. While I was creating a custom web part using the jQuery treeview plugin,  I ran into an issue with Coveo Search.  The click events ( to expand / collapse the treeview nodes) didn’t work anymore. The web part […]

jQuery: Fix your postbacks in Modal forms.

Introduction. Lately, I ‘ve been exploring the use of jQuery in ASP.NET applications.  If you haven’t got the chance yet to try it out, do so!! It is certainly an added value, even when programming in .NET. However the modal forms can break the postback functionality of your ASP.NET pages. Read below for how to fix […]

A Mac for .NET development. Part II.

Apple hardware is getting popular, even in the .NET world. Just a few weeks ago a colleague bought himself a new Mac Book Pro, one of our project managers started asking weird questions about our ‘experiences’ with Apple hardware and our CEO is secretly using an iPhone 3G since a few weeks ( most of us […]

Ghosted and uncustomized.

When customizing a page in SharePoint you quickly run into the fact that customized pages are not loaded anymore from the hard drive but they are loaded from the content database. When you are familiar with SharePoint 2003 you would probably use the terms ‘ghosting’ and ‘unghosting’. However since SharePoint 2007 the terms used are customized […]