Bugfix release for Mavention SharePoint Assets Minifier for Visual Studio 2012 and 2013

Yesterday we have released a new version of Mavention SharePoint Assets Minifier for Visual Studio 2012 and 2013. Recently we have discovered an issue with Mavention SharePoint Minifier for Visual Studio 2013 where decimal separators in JavaScript would be replaced with commas during the minification process. As a result the

Minifying JavaScript and CSS files in Visual Studio 2013 with Mavention SharePoint Assets Minifier for Visual Studio 2013

A new version of Mavention SharePoint Assets Minifier with support for Visual Studio 2013 has been released. Minifying JavaScript and CSS files has been a known performance optimization technique for quite some time now. With the release of SharePoint 2013 and introduction of new concepts such as apps, minification became

Dealing with the “The content type is part of an application feature” error

When working with custom Lists and Content Types you might get yourself into a situation where you end up with an orphaned Content Type that cannot be removed. There might be however a solution to this issue. Important: Although the example used for this article is based on SharePoint 2013

Minifying JavaScript and CSS files in Visual Studio 2012 with Mavention SharePoint Assets Minifier for Visual Studio 2012

A new version of Mavention SharePoint Assets Minifier with support for Visual Studio 2012 has been released. Minifying JavaScript and CSS files has been a known performance optimization technique for quite some time now. With the release of SharePoint 2013 and introduction of new concepts such as apps, minification became

Secure file deleting with Mavention Safe Delete

One of the challenges when deleting files stored in SharePoint is to ensure that there are no links to those files. This is especially important for assets on public-facing websites. And although SharePoint keeps track of links between the different files, it doesn’t do anything with them while deleting