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SharePoint Upgrade from 2007 to 2013 via DB attach method

I am currently in the process of migrating a sharepoint site from 2007 to 2013 via a double hop database attach method. But i am attaching the content db to 2010 environment then it gives me the ...
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Sharepoint Groups : Hide application pages across site except site collection admin

I have internal and extended external site . I dont want any users to access the System application pages , only the site collection admin can edit the site . I tried to create a policy and assigned ...
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Send value of a field created in a workflow as an email

I have a workflow which collects user input in regard to a hyperlink field. A second workflow then takes the value in this hyperlink field and copies it into the original list. Is it possible to send ...
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Assign permissions to library view

Is it possible to assign permissions to a View in document library? Let's say I want to create a View on which only Group1 will have access. Is this possible?
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Different behaviour between CopyTo and File Explorer when copying files

I am using MOSS 2007 in which there are two libraries; Library1 and Library2. Both libraries are identical except one field whose name is slightly different. Library1 CustomerNo Library2 ...
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Win7 Office2010 SharePoint2007 Error Editing/Viewing Documents

SITUATION: We are having an issue with users editing files in MOSS 2007 using IE8. This is not impacting users that still use Windows XP and Office 2007 (IE7), but rolling back is not an option. The ...
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Pass data collected during the workflow into the right field of the related list without finishing the task

Is it possible to pass data collected during the workflow into the related SharePoint list without clicking "Complete Task"? My problem is, that my manager don't want to/ can't fill in all fields of ...
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copy one column value to another column in a list

I have a list named ABC in MOSS 2007 List has 2 Views (All Details and Multi Location) 2 columns (BA-tech and BA for both views) BA- tech field is "Single line of text" type and BA field is "Look ...
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How do you remove fields from a custom list in SharePoint that have been added via the 'Add from existing site columns' menu item?

I have a custom list, and I've added a 'Page Image' field by clicking on the 'Add from existing site columns' link on the Settings page for the list. I would now like to remove the field, but clicking ...
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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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Why are my users Suddenly unable to attach/upload documents (Sharepoint 2007)

Users suddenly not able to upload documents to various lists. This is happening in both IE and Chrome. It will occasionally work randomly. After browsing to the desired document to be uploaded, ...
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Error on mobile url of the SharePoint site

When I try to access SharePoint site on mobile using url https://sitename/m then I amgetting below error message. I tried enabling feature MobilityRedirect using command =>stsadm -o activatefeature ...
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Export Infopath Data into Excel

In one of my doucment library there are more then 100 infopath forms holding customers data.And we are mvoing all the infopath data into SharePoint list .Can any one help me how can I move the ...
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SP 2007 Error: Value does not fall within expected range, while editing an aspx page

I am a newbie in this. Need some inputs. My issue: While trying to change page navigation settings in SP, getting an exception saying 'Value does not fall within the expected range'. I tried to ...
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Get Checked out items in a document library

I have a document library which has 18000 items. When I go to the All Site Contents page, I see 18000 items against the document library name. But when I query the items in C# as foreach(SPListItem ...
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2007 Infopath URLs embedded in Word document

We will be using Word documents to point to our 2007 InfoPath Forms Library. This forms library is using InfoPath as the client application >> Advanced Settings >> "Opening browser-enabled documents" ...
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View who is requesting access to a site

I am using SharePoint 2007 and I want to approve users that have sent a request to access the SharePoint site. How do I see who is requesting access so I can approve them?
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SharePoint 2007/2010 Custom Access Request Page

Does anyone know were to start to create a custom Access Request Page or how to modify the default behavior. We would like to use our own workflow behind the Access Approval for a specific site ...
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Deploy multiple WSPs to specific web application or globally in MOSS 2007 environment

Install-SPSolution -Identity $solutionName -WebApplication $webApp -GacDeployment -Force But I get cmdlet not found error. Please can anyone help me out.
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Is the Webbot include method supported in WSS v3?

I was given a website which I'm guessing the end client built in Front Page. I was asked to move it to the same client's SharePoint server. The website markup has 3 include statements on each page of ...
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SharePoint List Filters search options

I am using SharePoint 2007 and want to know if it is possible to search on part of a value within the specified column I link to within the list. Currently it is set up to 'search on first name' ...
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How to find the lists which are using custom columns in MOSS 2007 environment at web app level using powershell?

I have deployed a solution which creates a custom column/field to the entire web app. But the solution doesn't contain any features. Now I want to find the lists where that custom column is used. ...
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password management on FBA SP2007

Is there any form of password management with forms based authentication, like password reset or someone managing it centrally? This is SP2007
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Sharepoint 2007 - cannot discard current draft

Ive been investigating this problem but am yet to find a suitable answer. We have a draft sharepoint page that someone accidentally deleted a web part from. The published version is still fine and ...
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Use XOR in a calculated column in SharePoint 2007

Is it possible to use the XOR operator in a calculated SharePoint column in a list? If yes, what is the syntax for it and can you give me an example?
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How to get all the custom content types in MOSS 2007 site or site collection level using powershell script?

I tried using $site.rootweb.ContentTypes but it returns all the content types in the site. I only want to return the custom content types that are created by users. Please someone help me ...
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Sharepoint site Windows authentication and FBA

I have an Extranet that use SharePoint 2007. The users of this Site use Windows Authentication(AD) but there is also some External Partners that use this Site that don't have AD is it possible to make ...
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Best password management for SP2007

I have a sharepoint site(2007) where there is a document library that needs to be shared between the members of the site and a group of 20 that are not. What would the best way to go about this? At ...
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How to find the List of activated features on MOSS 2007 environment?

My requirement is If i have given the web application name it should traverse through all the site collection and sites then it should show the list which contains the activated features. Please ...
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requirements for a sharepoint 2007 repository(doc library or other)

I have got these requirements and I was just wanted some ideas on how to implement them on SP2007. The provision of a repository (document library or other) for documentation to be shared. Secured ...
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How to resolve full names from a Person or Group column (that contains multiple entries) in a designer workflow

I have a custom list with a custom content type, with a workflow, on SharePoint 2007 as outlined in this other StackExchange question. I'm using a Person or Group typed column to contain a list of ...
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Creating a living copy of a shared exchange calendar

Thank you for taking the time to answer my question. I am building a platform for my team to view all of our calendar events through SharePoint. Our calendar is setup through the manager's personal ...
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Sharepoint portal running slowly SP2007 MOSS2007

Recently my SharePoint portal was randomly running slowly(loading pages and opening documents etc.) I recycled the application pool for the portal and paused the full crawl. Which seemed to fix the ...
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Will exceeding 2000 documents in a SharePoint 2007 Library folder degrade only the performance of that library?

I know the work around is to create multiple folders with no more than 2,000 documents in each folder. I just need to know if every site collection would be effected? Would it make a difference if ...
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SPService arrange choice

I am using the SPService Sparrangechoice, it seems to work only for the first column and I cant seem to make it work for multiple columns CODE: <script src="/sites/eservices/SiteAssets/2.js" ...
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Copy List Item to a new item in the same list with workflow designer 2007

I have a SharePoint list item with all of the fields filled in, and want to simply copy that item to create a new one. I want to create a button on a list item which will “copy to new” and then ...
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How can I use SPFolder.WelcomePage?

I found that I can set this property for any folder in a library. But what does it do? I thought I would get redirected to this welcome page when I click in the folder. Instead nothing is happening. ...
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Bulk print in MOSS 2007

I have a MOSS 2007/WSS 3.0 Site that acts as a document repository. There is a search web part that displays results in the form of a grid. Each item has a checkbox, User can select multiple documents ...
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MOSS 2007 Search not working in Custom List

We have a custom list with a field that is single line of text, 10 characters. When the user uses the default ShaerPoint search box at the top right of the page to search for a value in the list, ...
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SharePoint 2007 Powershell - Overwrite documents that require check out

I'm trying to build a PS script for a SharePoint 2007 which will loop through a list of site collections and update files within the 'Style Library' folder. foreach ($file in $files) { $stream = ...
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Toolbar Colour Change

I was wondering if anyone could help me. I have tried everything from themes to finding the web parts ID. I would like to change the colour of the web parts toolbar background and font (from the ...
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How to make a duplicate infopath document library for Sharepoint 2007

I have a infopath form. I publish this infopath form to my sharepoint 2007 site. This result in a infopath document library created in my sharepoint 2007 site. After sometime, I have some documents in ...
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Sharepoint external access via vpn

We have a SharePoint 2007 server. The sites can be accessed within the internal network. We want external users to access this site. I have configured VPN but when the address used to access ...
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Update User's Email Directly in T-SQL?

We inherited a SP 2007 server. We were told to use MembershipSeeder to manage users. One of the users has misspelled email address. MembershipSeeder does not have option to update email address. ...
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Workbook.CheckIn always produces an error the first time it's called? (x-posted on StackOverflow)

This question is cross-posted on SO here. I have some workbooks stored in a document library on Sharepoint 2007. I want to check out a workbook, modify it, and check it back in. Using the following ...
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Using Text Filter WebPart, Users cannot Edit in Datasheet

I added a text filter webpart to my custom list. When I enter in text then select "Edit in Datasheet" option from Actions Menu. I get error "Web Part Error: There is no valid configuration for ...
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Your license for Microsoft Search Server has expired

When I queried for search in MOSS 2007 portal, I encountered an exception that states : "Your license for Microsoft Search Server has expired" Microsoft Search Server 2008 Express Trial was installed ...
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What kind of IIS 6.0 configuation is needed with a MOSS SharePoint 2007 system

I admin a MOSS SP2007 service pack 3 (32 bit) farm of 1 sql server (shared) and 1 machine that runs all of sp2007 (windows 2003, 32 bit). The VM has allocated to it 2 CPUs and 8 GB of memory. Recent ...
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Creating a cascading list between sites

I am attempting to create a link/cascading column between lists located in separate sites. Is this possible in out of the box SP07? I am only finding this functionality if using lookup columns in the ...
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Programatically adding SharePoint groups to Group Quicklaunch

I'm programatically creating a new site with associated groups (Owners, Members etc) in MOSS 2007 When the site is created, and groups associated with the site, the groups don't appear in the Groups ...