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How do you inherite web parts from a parent site

  Asked By: Ramsey    Date: Apr 18    Category: Sharepoint    Views: 1537

I want to do a subsite and use some of the web parts from the parent
site. Can this be done?

Example; In the parent site, I create a Phone List web part. Now I
want to place that same phone list web part on the subsite.



2 Answers Found

Answer #1    Answered By: Saul Cobb     Answered On: Apr 18

You can't actually use the webpart from the parent  site. You can use a
content query webpart to display the information from the list  in the
parent site  in the child site and achieve the same effect.

Answer #2    Answered By: Karl Reid     Answered On: Apr 18

I knew of this web  part, but I obviously do not know how to install
it properly, as when I do, it says it will not work as installed.

If you have any quick proceedure, I'd appreciate your input.

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