Arabic Text Issue in SharePoint Organization Browser and Media Web parts

In this post , I’m gonna solve Silverlight Arabic Text Issue in SharePoint Organization Browser and Media Web parts.

Arabic Text Issue in SharePoint Organization Browser

In SharePoint I have added an Organization Browser web part on My site, but I had noticed that the Arabic text is not shown properly in e

Arabic Text Issue in SharePoint Organization Browser

Solution

  • Locate the following 2 files [HierarchyChart.xap] and [MediaPlayer.xap] in [14 hive]\TEMPLATE\LAYOUTS\ClientBin
Locate MediaPlayer.xap
  • Backup the 2 files first, to allow rollback.
  • The [.xap] file is basically a compressed folder (Archive), so open the file using a compression tool like [7-Zip]. (Download from here)
  • Open the [AppManifest.xaml] file using notepad, make sure that you open the file from the archive to make sure that the changes will be saved to the archive as well.
  • Change the [RunTimeVersion] to [5.0.61118.0].
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  • Save the [AppManifest.xaml] (Inside the archive).
  • Open your browser.
  • Make sure that you clear the browser cache.
  • Navigate to My Site > The organization Browser should now be displayed in Arabic in the correct manner.

Conclusion

In conclusion, I have solved Arabic Text Issue in SharePoint Organization Browser and Media Web parts.

Applied To
  • SharePoint 2010
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