Real World: Creating a Slider DFWP

The SharePoint sites for the 2011 Australian and New Zealand SharePoint conferences underwent considerable restructuring from previous years and saw the introduction of many new features, including use of custom XSLT and jQuery to enhance the user interface. One new feature included a custom jQuery slider Web part which was added to several pages throughout the sites. Each instance of the Web part included images specific to the page’s topic, such as images of those people featured in the Ask the Experts panel and other community-related events throughout the conference.

In this section, you learn how to re-create the slider Web part and retrieve data from a library data source in a SharePoint site using a ...

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