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Customizing the "Discussion Forum" web part...

  Asked By: Travon    Date: Oct 11    Category: Sharepoint    Views: 2269

Is it possible to customize, as well as export and import, the
discussion forum out-of-the-box web part?

If so anyone have some documentation handy for doing this?



2 Answers Found

Answer #1    Answered By: Darrius Whitfield     Answered On: Oct 11

I think this should be doable.

Try this, go to the SCHEMA.XML for CUSTLIST and search for "Export to spreadsheet", copy the row tag <tr> and then add it to the SCHEMA.XML for DISCUSS
Make a back up of the files before trying this. Let me try first and get back with you.

Answer #2    Answered By: Adrienne Greene     Answered On: Oct 11

It worked but the excel is not displaying "Text" column of the discussion  board.
It only displays ID, Subject, Posted By, Modified columns.

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