Andrew Connell

Little developer tidbit on wpresources...

I've been to two SharePoint development & admin classes, helped plan one, worked wth SharePoint for months, talked to numerous SharePoint MVPs, regularly read the newsgroups and bloggers, and even opened a PSS ticket for a related issue and never read knew what I just read: What's the difference between 'wpresources' and '_wpresources'? The former (wpresources) is for locally installed web part resources... the latter (_wpresources) is for GAC installed web part resources....

I’ve been to two SharePoint development & admin classes, helped plan one, worked wth SharePoint for months, talked to numerous SharePoint MVPs, regularly read the newsgroups and bloggers, and even opened a PSS ticket for a related issue and never read knew what I just read:

What’s the difference between ‘wpresources’ and ‘_wpresources’? The former (wpresources) is for locally installed web part resources… the latter (_wpresources) is for GAC installed web part resources.

Andrew Connell
Founder & Chief Course Artisan, Voitanos LLC. | Microsoft MVP
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Andrew Connell is a web developer with a focus on Microsoft Azure & Microsoft 365. He’s received Microsoft’s MVP award every year since 2005 and has helped thousands of developers through the various courses he’s authored & taught. Andrew’s the founder of Voitanos and is dedicated to delivering industry-leading on-demand video training to professional developers. He lives with his wife & two kids in Florida.