Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Sharepoint Designer 2013, XSLT List View Options ribbon option is not showing

Sharepoint Designer 2013, XSLT List View Options ribbon option is not showing


I have an ordinary Wiki Page, also tried making an Article Page.
Once this page is made, I add an XsltListViewWebPart that points to a list, which is fine, this is added from the sharepoint web site page edit.
When I open it up in Sharepoint Designer 2013, and select the XsltListViewWebPart the ribbon does not contain the List View Options listview for me to edit the filters, parameters etc.
What I do notice is, when I add the XsltListViewWebPart from inside the Sharepoint Designer 2013, I see the ribbon section fine. However once I save changes on the page, close it and re-open it, same issue, can't see that ribbon section.

The solution :
Go to Edit web part and select "Miscellaneous" property and click on Server Render checkbox.
then you will able to see that in designer
hope it helps!

Sharepoint Designer 2013, XSLT List View Options ribbon option is not showing

Sharepoint Designer 2013, XSLT List View Options ribbon option is not showing I have an ordinary Wiki Page, also tried making an Article...