Solved

How do you deploy a WebPart in Sharepoint Foundation 2010?

Posted on 2010-08-12
4
963 Views
Last Modified: 2013-11-21
We are new to Sharepoint, and were able to deploy in WSS 3.0, but since moving to Sharepoint Foundation 2010, we haven't been able to figure it out.
We have a pre-packaged WebPart from Amrein Engineering that comes with a .webpart file, .wsp, dll etc.  Step 1 is to run this command
SET STSADM="c:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\Web Server Extensions\14\bin\STSADM.EXE"
%STSADM% -o addsolution -filename AEGoogleChartWebpart.wsp

After that i haven't been able to figure out the next steps to have it show up?
0
Comment
Question by:grettirb
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 2
4 Comments
 
LVL 43

Expert Comment

by:zephyr_hex (Megan)
ID: 33424930
it's no different than 2007 version.  but you've left out some steps.

after adding the solution, you need to deploy it.
stsadm –o deploysolution –name  AEGoogleChartWebpart.wsp –url http://yoursite –allowCasPolicies –immediate

you must run this logged into an account that is farm admin.

then execute the timer job
stsadm -o execadmsvcjobs


http://moopoo.net/sharepoint/deploy-a-sharepoint-solution-with-stsadm/
0
 

Author Comment

by:grettirb
ID: 33425474
Thanks for your feedback.
I get a "Command Line Error" every time i run this, followed by the listing of all the possible switches and syntax.

This is the exact command i am running....
stsadm.exe -o deploysolution -name C:\Download\Sharepoint_Resources\Webparts\AEGoogleChartWebPart\AEGoogleChartWebpart.wsp -url http://sharepoint -immediate

Yes... "Sharepoint" is the name of the server.
I have tried it with and without the full file path, with and without the -allowCasPolicies

Any ideas?
0
 
LVL 9

Expert Comment

by:SharePointGirl
ID: 33427591
Are you running with more than one front end server? Could you have installed it on one server but not on another?

If you go to ccentral admin and view your solutions - what does it say?
0
 
LVL 43

Accepted Solution

by:
zephyr_hex (Megan) earned 125 total points
ID: 33431066
it's possible it's a character issue (i've seen this before... not sure if it's your problem):

http://sharepointxperience.blogspot.com/2007/07/stsadm-command-line-error.html
0

Featured Post

Technology Partners: We Want Your Opinion!

We value your feedback.

Take our survey and automatically be enter to win anyone of the following:
Yeti Cooler, Amazon eGift Card, and Movie eGift Card!

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Welcome to my series of short tips on migrations. Whilst based on Microsoft migrations the same principles can be applied to any type of migration. My first tip Migration Tip #1 – Source Server Health can be found here: http://www.experts-exchang…
These days socially coordinated efforts have turned into a critical requirement for enterprises.
Email security requires an ever evolving service that stays up to date with counter-evolving threats. The Email Laundry perform Research and Development to ensure their email security service evolves faster than cyber criminals. We apply our Threat…
Are you ready to implement Active Directory best practices without reading 300+ pages? You're in luck. In this webinar hosted by Skyport Systems, you gain insight into Microsoft's latest comprehensive guide, with tips on the best and easiest way…

749 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question