Make clicking on document icons open the actual document

Requirement Make clicking on document icons open a document instead of selecting a row in the SharePoint list view (Just like in 2007). Solution Download the file: fldtypes_docicon.xsl Copy it to C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\Web Server Extensions\14\template\layouts\XSL on ALL your SharePoint Web Front End servers. Do an IISRESET /Noforce on each server Reference See the following […]

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Document Icon Link in SharePoint List not working

Problem Clicking on a document icon does not link you to the document. Solution Microsoft has published a fix for this issue. Create a file called fldtypes_docicon.xsl and copy the XSLT code supplied by Microsoft into the file. Move the file to the following location: C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\Web Server Extensions\14\TEMPLATE\LAYOUTS\XSL Code and instructions available […]

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