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Summary View Bug: SharePoint 2010 Publishing

Have you ever struggled with the summary view for Links, Announcements, Events, Documents, Discussions or any other major type of SharePoint 2010 list or library on publishing pages? Well if so I hope this post will help with the identification/resolution of this bug. Hopefully Microsoft will supply a fix for this someday...Here is a common scenario:You create a SharePoint Publishing Site or you create a blank site and then enable the publishing feature.From that publishing site you create a simple links list. You add in a few links and want to then display it on your publishing page.You edit the publishing page and then click on a webpart zone and add the newly created links list on the page.From here instead of configuring the webpart to display in summary view you simply keep the current view and check the page in.You then edit/check out the page again and decide to modify the links list to show in “Summary View” to get it to display like a bulleted list of links. You edit the page…