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Missing “People and Groups” List Settings menu

We have a fairly large public facing publishing site in which we've just noticed that the "Settings" menu is missing from the "People and Groups: All People" menu. I'm not sure how long it's been gone ...
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Modify default text in subject+body in “Send e-mail” section of the “Add users” screen

I would like to modify the default text in Subject and Personal message, on the page: http://(sharepoint)/_layouts/aclinv.aspx Where do I change the text? Thanks :-)
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I want to use ASPCOMPAT=true as an attribute of @Page directive

I get the following error on SharePoint pages: aspcompat not allowed on this page when I try to use it. Please help.
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Unpublish page when using workflow approval

I get the SharePoint access denied page when I try to use the unpublished option on a list item in the pages library. We are using approval workflow and publishing, as well as versioning on the pages ...
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Manager receives user error when approving a task

I am trying to implement Leave approval workflow in MOSS 2007. Created a site of type Task Created a Approval workflow for this task. In the approvers filed, I gave my managers name who also has ...
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SharePoint task management issues

I am using SharePoint Server 2007 Enterprise with Windows Server 2008 Enterprise. I have the following requirements about `Task Management and want to know whether SharePoint Server 2007 can implement ...
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Custom theme in SharePoint Designer

Right, I've created a custom theme (TESTTHEME) and have managed to change various css styles etc... to fit in with my design. Now I've come to personalise the navigation I need to drop some new ...
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SharePoint 2007 filtered list does not expand in IE11

Hi can someone help why some IE11 users does not seems to be able to expand the Filtered Group By lists ? Thanks
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Get value automatically similar to Excel's vlookup function

I want to get data from another list automatically based on a column from this list. Let's say the source list shows the ID A, B, C and the related values 1, 2, 3. In my list I show in a column one of ...
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Cannot open document library in Explorer View

This is for a SharePoint 2007 site on which we have various document libraries. One of our users has always been able to use Explorer View on his department's document library but he was recently ...
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Disable Edit Series but leave Edit Item enabled

I am limited to Sharepoint 2007 out-of-the-box and I do not have Sharepoint Designer available to me. I am trying to make an appointment scheduler. I have created a Calendar List and pre-populated it ...
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MOSS 2007 + ContentDB size ~500GB = Performance Issues

Have an old MOSS2007 "mammonth" on SQL 2008, which have performance issues. IIS often crashes and gives "Unknown error". It is a two-tier Farm with Database on one server and WFE+App.Server on the ...
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Task Status in SharePoint 2007 not changing when it is changed in Outlook

I can create a task in Outlook and assign it to myself. I have synchronized Outlook with SharePoint so the Task appears in my Outlook Task Pane. All good so far. When I mark the task as complete and ...
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Get the node value using js or jquery in SharePoint Designer

<tr> <td width="25%" class="ms-vb"> <b>Inclusion:</b> </td> <td width="75%" class="ms-vb"> <xsl:value-of select="@Inclusion" /> ...
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Background color does not show in the Week View of a Calendar

I am using a Calendar in SharePoint 2007 and I used the following process to have the block cells to show background color. First, I created two columns: Color as a choice type and ColorCode column ...
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How to pass Url as value in Hyperlink field Type in List Instance?

I have try to add Url as value in List Instance. <ListInstance Title="Lists Link" TemplateType="1005" Description="All Lists Link Url in This Custom List" ...
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ListItem[“Property Name”] VS ListItem.Properties[“Property Name”]

When we try to get list item properties, three ways of getting property I remember are, ListItem["Property Name"] //always work fine ListItem.Properties["Property Name"] // works fine unless I ...
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Possible to pause for less than 1 minutes for SharePoint Workflow?

I was wondering if it is possible to have my workflow wait for less than 1 minutes (e.g. 30 seconds?)
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SharePoint 2007 Site Definition for new and existing sites

we have created a wsp solution using visual studio 2005 and deployed at SharePoint farm level with feature stappling so that all the new site collection created will have new masterpage and css ...
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DateTime list column with 1 minute increments

How can I change the time portion of a date time column to have 1 minute increments? When you create a coulmn by default it shows 5 minute increments, but I need to be able to use 1 minute increments. ...
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ontaskchanged event is not triggered in a moss state machine workflow

I have this workflow which was working fine. But now it does not. It has the following states -inital, stage1, stage2, stage3, final. Initial stage works properly. In stage1, create task also works ...
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contents of a list in EditForm.aspx disappear when a Postback function was triggerred

I have a javascript file in the masterpage that triggers postback function to change list displayed in my custom DVWP megamenu. This runs on page load in ALL page in my Site. The code is working ...
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How to detect a customize EditForm.aspx (Sharepoint 2007)

Scenario: Admin will create a custom Edit form aspx page. Q1: Is there a way a javascript can detect the new edit page of the List? Thanks
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How can I access historical search queries older than 30 days in SharePoint 2007?

When accessing /ssp/admin/_layouts/SpUsageSSPSearchQueries.aspx, I can view the Top Queries Over Previous 30 Days report which shows all search terms that were used at least five times in the past ...
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how to paste powershell script onto the Shell

I am trying to paste powershell script from a website but it doesn't let me right click on powershell console neither "Crtl + V" is working i downloaded powershell V.1
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Migration from SharePoint 2007 to SharePoint Online

We are planning to do migration from our SharePoint 2007 (1.5 TB) to SharePoint online. We are evaluating Metalogix and Sharegate for Our migration. So we want to hear from you on the recommendation ...
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SharePoint 2007 - MP4 Issue

In one of our SharePoint 2007 web-application, when we click on .MP4 file we are getting some illegal characters page. But in another web-application it is opening fine in client media player. This ...
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Added server to MOSS 2007 farm and it is redirecting to first one

I installed MOSS 2007 on a new 2008 R2 server and added it to the farm successfully. When I go to the server name in a browser it redirects me to the old server, if I use fiddler I see it do a 302 ...
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User cannot add an image to a publishing page

One of our users is editing a publishing page. She has full controll of both the page and the image library that she wants to use. Still, when she try to add an image ("Edit Picture" under Page Image ...
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Can I create the default SharePoint 2010 page for an upgraded content DB?

I moved from MOSS 2007 to SharePoint Foundations and will be moving to 2013 after. There was a lot of customization done in 2007 and I am trying to put it back to default where possible. I had ...
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MOSS 2007 migration to SP 2010 foundation (The file or folder name contains characters that are not permitted)

I just migrated from MOSS 2007 to SharePoint 2010 foundations. I installed SharePoint on server and used a separate SQL server. I did get some errors during upgrade due to webparts/assemblies/features ...
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Best way of getting SPWeb in Event Receiver [Best Practices]

what would be the best way of getting SPWeb and List in context below, specially when list title can be different for different cultural websites, private bool doesItHaveIt(...
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Site Content and Structure data move limits?

I'm attempting to split a large library of approx 8,000 items into 4 seperate folders in the same (current) library. Each group of 2,000 items will be 1GB+. Are there limits to how much data can be ...
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MOSS 2007 to SharePoint 2013

I am very excited for my current work as I am migrating moss 2003 to SharePoint 2013.Can any one help me is there any way to directly migrate with out any tools or Is there windows explorer view ...
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Workflow cancelled by admin SharePoint 2007

I am currently trying to build an IT Helpdesk using a basic workflow. I am using SharePoint 2007 with windows server 2003. The workflow that I built creates a dynamic string to organize the help ...
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How to export .wsp solution files from SharePoint 2007 Farm

I want to download/export all .wsp solution files from SharePoint 2007 farm in order to deploy them again on new environment. How can i export or download .wsp files? I don't want to extract .wsp ...
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Text in Datasheet view defaults to black highlighting (can datasheet view be configured at all?)

I'm not overly experienced with Sharepoint, but usually my Google-fu is pretty good...until now. Office 2007, SP 2007, Win7/Vista environment, I am a subsite administrator. When viewing a multiple-...
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SharePoint 2007 - switch to IE7 document mode in edit mode, EDGE in display mode

Our company intranet runs on SharePoint 2007. We use IE11 to browse. I want to add HTML5/CSS3 content to the site, but unfortunately when viewing in document modes IE8+, a lot of system functionality ...
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Not working javascript: Dropdown menu filtering a List (Sharepoint 2007)

I have a list with multiple MenuTypes (MenuA, MenuB) I use a dropdown menu to filter these lists. I get an info from the active directory, so I can filter which menuType will be shown to the user. ...
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Migrating a feature based list from SharePoint 2007 to SharePoint 2013

I am looking for a way to upgrade a site collection from SharePoint 2007 to SharePoint 2013. What I have already discovered is that I can follow the process of upgrading my content database to 2010 ...
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Issues editing Sharepoint 2007 on a Mac

I've just had a MacBook Pro with Yosemite set up for work, I regularly edit our company SharePoint site which runs on SharePoint 2007 but having trouble doing this compared to using IE on the work ...
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Multicolumn textarea area to insert into SharePoint 2007 but display not correctly

I have a form that use SPServices and have a textarea field for user to insert multi rows data. The data from the textarea can be successfully insert into the SharePoint 2007 column of type 'Multiple ...
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SP 2007 - Make picture library thumbnail unclickable

SP 2007 / Moss: I have a picture library where I want to show the thumbnail in the list view but make it unclickable. Right now when I click on it, it goes to the display form. When I go into the ...
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SharePoint 2013 Migration from 2007 and 2010

I have some data in MOSS 2007 and some in SharePoint 2010. I am planning to migrate to SharePoint 2013. The amount of data is around 50GB. I don't want the entire content DB. I am planning to use a ...
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Why can't users see library items that were created prior to them being given access permissions?

I am new to SharePoint and need a bit of help. We are currently using SharePoint 2007, Moss 2007 etc. My question is this: Why can't users see library items that were created prior to them being ...
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Why EventCache table size is huge

I have a MOSS publishing site. Content is quite small. I noticed that content database size is now 5GB without any significant content changes made. Using a script to show the tables' sizes, I noticed ...
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Unable to save changes in Datasheet View

We have a custom list that we are trying to edit in Datasheet view and are getting the following error when the next row is clicked: Another user has changed the structure of this list. All your ...
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; or , in calculated columns

The separator is related to the language settings. Rule of thumb: of the decimal separator is a . (dot) then the parameter separator is a , (comma) So most non-english languages have the , (comma) ...