Eric J Alexander

Formerly PirateEric, a blog about SharePoint and Office 365.

Forcing Tags and Notes to Render

We really have to do this?

Posted on 07 May 2013 by Eric in the category Development
Tagged under: jQuery, Tags, Notes, Social

One of the neat features of Sharepoint 2010 is the ability to add tags, notes, and likes to a page. The real fail to this is that if any information exists, it isn’t immediately surfaced. You have to mouseover the icons to force a javascript function to fire, lame.

In a masterpage, you can simply add:


to trigger the function and render the magenta background if comments/likes/tags exist.