O'Reilly logo

Microsoft® SharePoint® Designer 2010 Unleashed by Kathy Hughes

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Publishing Field Controls versus Web Parts on Page Layouts

A common question around creating new page layouts is whether to use field controls or Web parts. The good news is that you can use both, but there are some definite cases for using one over the other, discussed in this section. To start, let’s differentiate field controls from Web parts.

In Figure 15.19, the text “Project Y” is shown within a rich HTML field control, labeled Page Content and cannot be moved around on the page. An InfoPath Form Web Part has been added to the Web part zone to the right of the page, labeled Zone 1. Depending on the settings for the Web part zone, content authors have the freedom of adding new Web parts to the zone, moving existing Web parts or hiding Web ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required