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Custom WebParts shows only the WebPart-Title

I've got a huge problem. I developed three custom webparts and deployed them to our testserver and that works just fine. So I decided to deploy them to the production server as well but when I add ...
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1answer
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Conditionally hide/require form column based on radio buttons

I'm sure it's been asked a million times, but after hours of searching and messing around I have been unable to find a solution...Hopefully someone here can help me? I have a SharePoint list that has ...
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1answer
127 views

How to change page description

Here is a beginner's question: I have an old WSS 3.0 site where I need to change the text of the description of the home page. (Not the site's description!) The master page defines the position for ...
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sharepoint 2007 webpart question

I created a user control in visual studio I want to deploy to sharepoint 2007. This is my first one and I created the project using the repository pattern and POCO. Does sharepoint support this type ...
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Web site looks different after content db addition to a different farm

I backed up a content db from our production MOSS 2007 farm and then I added to an existing web application to the recovery wss 3.0 farm. However after doing it, the root site from the new db's site ...
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Sharepont alternate access mapping alternative port

I can access my WSS3 server via http://sharepoint, but not http://sharepoint:800, which I require. Ideally I would like both to be accessible. My guess is that there is a conflict between my mappings ...
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148 views

Search returning no results after moving to new server

We moved to a new server a few months back and everything seemed to be working fine. But just today someone flagged up that searches never return any results. Everything was fine before switching to ...
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2answers
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How do I figure out if I have permissions to use site.openWebs without changing code?

I have been newly assigned to a client and I am trying to run an existing console app to get some information about files within their sharepoint instance. The code goes something like this: //Enter ...
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1answer
666 views

SharePoint Integration with Team Foundation Server

I am attemping to get SharePoint Portal integrations on Team Foundation Server 2010 x86 running with a standard single server installation on a WinServer w SP2. I can provide any and all information ...
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4answers
356 views

How can I automate creating 300+ sub sites?

I need to create 300+ sub sites using the Team Site template in a SharePoint MOSS 2007 site collection. I have a list of names I want to basically use a script to create a site for each item. Can I ...
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2answers
97 views

Use WSS 3.0 to connect to Sharepoint 2007

I have the Intranet on Sharepoint 2007 Standard and want to setup a separate server with Windows Sharepoint Services 3.0 that would mirror (Just view, no editing) a specific Site. Is this at all ...
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1answer
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Error: System.Net.WebException: The request failed with HTTP status 401: Unauthorized

I am very new to SharePoint and Development in ASP.net. And I am stuck on probably something very small. I created a VPC with WSS 3.0, SharePoint 2007, Windows Server 2008. (I followed TechNet's ...
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459 views

Where can I download WSS & MOSS 2007 WITHOUT Service Pack 2?

I am looking for WSS & MOSS 2007 installation files WITHOUT Service Pack 2. Everything I have found so far includes SP2. Is it possible to somehow remove SP2 from the download? Why: I have a ...
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1answer
147 views

SharePoint 2007 - Upgrading directly to SP2

I have a SharePoint 2007 environment which has not been updated for quite long time (Aug 2007 CU installed). Now we are in the process of migrating those SharePoint 2007 instance onto SharePoint 2010 ...
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1answer
269 views

Custom List Not showing up

I created a list using a msdn tutorial as given in link below, MSDN Custom List I followed each single step, and deployed the list, and I can see it deployed globally in Sharepoint Central Admin, + ...
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1answer
175 views

Can i create linq entities for List in Moss 2007?

i did try using below syntax but i got response like that is that possible linq entities for sharepoint list in Moss 2007? or I'm going Wrong?
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2answers
793 views

Default Field values are not selected when changing content type

When I change the content type of an item in my list through "Edit Item" option, some additional fields are rendered at the bottom of the form (These fields are part of new content type) However, the ...
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2answers
304 views

How to Hidden List Instance in Sharepoint 2007?

Is this possible to list instance hidden using attribute because I read this post from msdn and there are no available hidden attribute. So how can I hide a list instance in my web application?
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1answer
998 views

Failed to provision the SharePoint Central Administration Web Application

I detached app server from config database using configuration wizard then I am running a configuration wizard to re attach it. It is throwing an below error. When I go and looked services on the same ...
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1answer
85 views

Converting a Publishing Page site template to a WSS-compatible template

I am in the process of determining whether a couple of sites can be moved from a full MOSS server to a free WSS server. The current process has been to turn off all known MOSS-only features, export ...
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1answer
282 views

Content DB log files growing out of control when using Lists.asmx to update three fields on a library

I've created a console application to migrate files from legacy SharePoint servers to a new server utilizing SharePoint Foundation 2010. I'm using Lists.asmx to get list information and update three ...
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1answer
803 views

How can I get sharepoint calendar and contact lists to read & write in Outlook?

How can I get sharepoint calendar and contact lists to read & write in Outlook? Specifics: 1) I am running sharepoint services 3.0 on a Windows 2003 Small Business Server 2) I am able to read ...
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1answer
293 views

Send To functionality gives empty alert window

When I try to use the Send To function to send a copy of a document to a different document library in Sharepoint 2007, I get an empty alert box pop up, and the document isn't copied. The site is in ...
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Auto populating columns within a list?

First time user & poster here. A friend recommended me to this site for a question I have in relation to populating columns within a list. Hopefully I can explain it properly and someone could ...
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1answer
488 views

Excel 2003 compatibility with SharePoint standard edition 2007

I'm hoping someone can provide me with some good information/links with regards to the compatability/limitation of sharepoint standard edition and Excel 2003. I've searched all around google and ...
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Installing WSS3.0 on Windows 7 64 bit

I've installed WSS3.0 in Windows 7 64 bit. I am not able to open Central Administration. I get HTTP 500 Internal Server Error when I try to open Central Admin page.
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Cannot check out documents anymore

Our WSS3 document libraries no longer prompt to check out. I've confirmed check out is required for editing, and I've tried a new library. We're getting the same results. I also check the ...
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2answers
740 views

WCF: SPWeb.Update() throws NullReferenceException (eventually)

We have a custom WCF based service for automating some common tasks within our SharePoint 2007 environment. There is an issue with a piece of code that modifies the title of a SharePoint web. The ...
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2answers
2k views

Cannot send emails through SMTP using a Timer Job?

I'm trying to use Timer Jobs as part of a system to send out special periodic emails to users of our SharePoint site collections. The timer jobs work... except when it comes to actually sending the ...
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2answers
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Develop a timer job that operates only on selected site collections

Advancing from my original intent to run things via a Workflow as per this original question, I've started to work on a complex, configurable Timer Job that reads from each listitem to determine the ...
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Multiple workflows across a list versus one workflow iterating the list

I have a process that needs to be run across every element of a list, doing specific things (mostly sending emails) based on several different fields of that item. This operation will always be done ...
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What is causing calls to sharepoint server vti_bin\sites.asmx

We are looking at logs on our sharepoint site (wss 3.0) and see a call to this web service from several PC's. The calls apprear very regular every 5 mins, when the PC is on. Anyone know what is ...
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Picture Libraries - Disable check-in/out

I have a number of users who are uploading large quantities of pictures into a picture library. The other users are unable to see the pictures that have been uploaded because they are remaining ...
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161 views

Can a sharepoint security patch automatically upgrade your sharepoint installation.

Can a sharepoint security patch automatically upgrade your sharepoint installation. Recently my company experienced an outage after installing a bunch of Microsoft Security patches and automatic ...
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507 views

How to show adobe pdf documents in Windows SharePoint Services 3.0

I would like to create a list (document library) with pdf documents and when i choose one document it opens up in webpart on same page (like a preview option), or if that's not possible to open up in ...
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2answers
758 views

Why do I get 401 UNAUTHORIZED when I'm entering to WSS 3.0 site?

When I'm opening for the first time my webpage on WSS 3.0 I always get 401 UNAUTHORIZED. I was trying a lot of resolutions from Google results. I disabled loop back check. Added administrator rights ...
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Role based logo and UI in wss 3.0

I have to show user based logo and UI in wss 3.0. How can i do this? Can I customize master page or theme for users? Is there inbuilt option for this? It would be better if I could do this without ...
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1answer
312 views

Position Fixed in SharePoint

I'm trying to create an addon product in MOSS 2007 which tries to position an html element in a fixed position inside SharePoint page using JS and CSS. I want to support IE 6+. What are the ways i can ...
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1answer
281 views

Where is the NewForm.aspx definition in Help Desk application template?

I am trying to hide a field (Customer) from the Help Desk application template for WSS 3.0. There should be a setting for this in the feature definitions but I couldn't find it. Does anyone know?
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What are the best search terms looking for SharePoint content on the web?

i've done some work in the SharePoint Server 2007 space and i'm pretty satisfied with the content on the two big search providers. Switching to SharePoint 2010 i'm curious to see what are the best ...
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Installing WSS or MOSS on Windows XP?

I am new to SharePoint and I need to install it on standalone system. Can I do it on Windows XP? Can I install WSS or MOSS for free? Please provide me with links so I can go about installation.
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Internal messaging in SharePoint

Are there any built-in templates/features in WSS3.0/MOSS 2007 that provide internal messaging functionality? Not email integration -- I'm thinking of the kind of internal messaging between members ...
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3answers
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How to categorise/tag WSS wiki pages?

I am using the WSS wiki, and as it's getting bigger I could really do with organising the pages better. Is there a good way to categorise wiki pages into groups/categories, or even to tag them? I am ...
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Can I export a SharePoint 2007 list to an Excel file subdivided into separate worksheets?

We have a SharePoint 2007 deployment which will have a substantially large document library. My client wants the ability to export this library to an Excel spreadsheet, but specifically wants the ...
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Advanced Personalization in SharePoint (User Preferences, Web Part drag and drop)

I need some pointers / thoughts on how to achieve this advanced personalization in SharePoint with User Preference, profiles, favorites...etc. I see a product is already on the market so it's ...
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Best way to backup a WSS / SharePoint wiki?

We're using WSS to track a project I'm working on, and I'm storing a lot of research within the wiki that I'd like to keep backups of. I'm wondering what would be the best way to go about this? Is ...
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1answer
292 views

Audience Compilation and My Site Performance

Is audience compliation anyhow related to My Site Performance? My guess. No.
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7answers
606 views

How to Configure a SharePoint Site in IIS

I have created new site in SharePoint using WSS, but when i try to browse the site from IIS i get no page found... but i have one site that is in central administrator that is running fine... i have ...
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2answers
628 views

How to verify the Site Collection quota size?

One of the site-collection administrators wants to verify the Site Collection quota size (he does not have access to Central Administration.) Is there a way to achieve this?
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Managing Quotas and Content Databases with multiple Site Collections

Five content DBs are associated with a webapplication and each content DB can store upto 50GB. We have configured a couple of site quotas as follows: basic_quota (1GB) collab_quota (2GB) ...