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How do I search for people by birthday?

SharePoint 2007 has a problem finding people by birthday. If you view a person's profile (their "My Site") and click on their birthday, you're taken to a People Search for a term like this: ...
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MOSS 2007 SPItemEventProperties values of fields accessed via display name or internal name

I need to access the before and after field values for the list item corresponding to an event receiver in MOSS 2007. The name of the field is Annual Salary and the InternalName is ...
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How do you put a hyperlink into a multiline text field?

When typing text into a multiline rich text field, I want to put some hyperlinks in. How do I do that?
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SP Designer 2007 - Conditional statement order

I've created a conditional statement in a SPD 2007 Workflow which has the following logic: IF 1 AND 2 AND 3 OR 4 I want this code to be understood as: IF 1 AND 2 AND (3 OR 4) However it is ...
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ItemUpdating event receiver method yielding COMException in MOSS 2007

I implemented an event receiver and attached it to a MOSS 2007 document library. I overrode the synchronous itemUpdating method and perform some validation before letting the update operation proceed. ...
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SharePoint Search: Exclude lists and listitems from search results

I'm very new to MOSS 2007 search and just started playing around with the configuration. At the moment the index contains nearly everything a site has to offer. After testing the search on my ...
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Deploy/bind event receivers to lists in single feature

I need to develop and deploy an event receiver (A) to a specific document library <1> and another event receiver (B) to another specific email-enabled document library <2>; both document ...
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InfoPath 2007 into SharePoint 2007 Form Library columns not updating

I have an InfoPath 2007 form that I have created as a content type and attached to a form library. The content type has some specific fields that should be populated when I have completed the form and ...
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Migrate Chart Web Part from SP 2007 to O365

I am doing sharepoint migration from 2007 to O365. I have chart web part in 2007 which is exactly in this link. https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/office/cc300164(v=office.12).aspx I want ...
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Immediate-alerts Email Notification not sending emails

The alerts are working, but for some reason the "Send e-mail when ownership is assigned" on a task list is not working. A task is assigned to a user however Immediate-alerts are not sending the ...
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Identify moss features from GUID

We are using a site definition and it has 3 feature dependencies that we are struggling to identify: <ActivationDependency FeatureId="7EDD3C9C-8AC6-4ab5-A209-30B5DC422464" /> ...
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Customize the Ownership email in a task list when assigned to a person SP2007

Is there an easy way to customize the generated emails that sends whenever i assign an item in a task list? i need to remove the link that goes to the list and the one to modify the personal ...
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Button to automate creation of an item in a list and a custom view in another Sharepoint 2007

I'd like to somehow automate the following tasks clicking a button: Launch NewForm in a list (Orders). When the item is created I want to create a new custom view in another list (Order), showing ...
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Hide everything but the Edit item button in Display Form SharePoint 2007

I need a javascript code to hide everything but the Edit Item button in the display form, i tried with CSS but it hides the entire row of buttons.
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Can I delete Wss_Adminservice.log file from my MOSS server?

I want to delete Wss_Adminservice.log from my MOSS as it "consumes more storage on disk". All I need to know is that whether deleting this file creates any problem with server or server works fine ...
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Hide top navigation links in displayform, editform Sharepoint 2007

Everytime you open an item you can see navigation links on top of the page that lets you go back to the list. Is there a way to hide those links? (screenshots below)
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Hide Content Type Field in EditForm SharePoint 2007

I am trying to hide the content type field in the edit form. I know it can be done with jquery but i don't really know which *.js file i need, where do i store that *.js file and what code do i put in ...
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Export Active users list from SharePoint 2007

At my workplace, our intranet is currently running on sharepoint 2007 server. So we are planning to migrate this to sharepoint 2013 farm using a third-party tool. I wanted to find out how many active ...
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Any reason not to create a new content database for each site collection?

When creating a site collection in stsadm there are 2 commands I could use: createsite and createsiteinnewdb, where the latter creates a new content database for the site collection. Reading around ...
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Change default content type dynamically (SharePoint 2007)

I don't know if this is possible, i don't have coding knowledge (no access to code either) nor SharePoint Designer. I have a Choice field in a custom list with 5 different statuses and 5 different ...
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Calculated Columns - calculating due date from 2 different columns

I have a list with mandatory training. One training course has to be completed, but is a one off course, so not calculation for a due date to retrain. The other course has to be completed 2 years ...
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Restrict access to edit some content types on a list Sharepoint 2007

I know you can´t set permissions on a content type level but here is what i want to acomplish, maybe someone can help me out (i don´t have Designer, admin access or code knowledge). I have a list ...
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SharePoint 2007 passwords stop working

My work uses an old SharePoint 2007 site. Periodically, it will start rejecting some users' passwords, but not all. Currently, our SharePoint is linked to our Active Directory. So, it's my ...
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Upgrade MOSS 2007 to SharePoint 2013

I am running a MOSS 2007 farm as described: 1 Web Front End Server (IIS 7, Win 2008) 1 Application Server (IIS 7, Win 2008) 1 SQL Server (Win 2008) Content: 1.5 TB across ~3500 site collections ...
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How can I generate a custom ICS that includes attendees?

I have a custom list that has some workflow involved and once an item has been approved it should generate (for the end user) an outlook invitation to send that includes attendees, some item ...
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Syncing Outlook calendar with a SharePoint calendar

I'm trying to sync a SharePoint calendar with an Outlook calendar. SharePoint has the connect to Outlook option and all. I did that, I was also able to copy all the events from Outlook into SharePoint ...
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One user is unable to open in explorer/view in datasheet

One member of my team has lost the ability to open in explorer view and view in datasheet. Just randomly, and we cannot work out why. All settings are matching of his machine is matching with mine. ...
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How to delete more then one record in view

I am trying to delete more then records but I am not sure how, I know in SharePoint 2010 you can edit in datasheet view and easily delete them but how do I do it in 2007?
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MOSS 2007 scopes in a custom-built advanced search page

I'm attempting (futilely) to create a custom advanced search page for my department's SharePoint site. I've been using this article as a guide, ...
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Is there a maximum number of entries for the Navigation Editing and Sorting control?

Is there an upper limit to the number of item that are displayed in the Navigation Editing and Sorting control in the ‘Site Navigation Settings’ page? I have 49 items in the global Navigation and 54 ...
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How to display Version in Excel export of document library?

The AllItems view of a document library shows the document version in the Version column, for example at: http://mySite.com/sites/mySite/library/Forms/AllItems.aspx But when I export the list to ...
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Button to save then refresh on the Editform.aspx page

I am working in SP Designer 2007. I have an issue where I would like to update the editform.aspx but allow the user to keep working on the form. My thought was I could do a save then reload, but it ...
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Create slider from list items

Is it possible to create a slider from items in a sharepoint list? What I have here so far is only a web part which shows one list item at a time and by clicking the 'arrow' it will navigate through ...
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Arrange content source by content database

As per this question when we move site collections around, they drop from the search results. Our last full crawl took over 8 days and while that's happening we don't get incremental results which ...
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Restrict list permissions on Assigned not Created

I want to have a list restrict permissions based on who it is assigned to, not who created it so i can pre-populate data with a workflow. Is this possible?
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Error while creating list item via SOAP-UI

I am trying to add new item to list, this is request <soap:Envelope xmlns:soap="http://www.w3.org/2003/05/soap-envelope" xmlns:soap1="http://schemas.microsoft.com/sharepoint/soap/"> ...
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Moving site to new SSP - what are the implications?

We have a MOSS 2007 installation which I try to do a little as possible with as every time we have an issue with it we are completely dumbfounded, but hey this is my job :) We have a situation where ...
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Get all the versions of files and metadata from a MOSS 2007 document library

Is there a best practise to get all document versions with metadata from 2007 doc lib on Windows Server 2003? data is not migrated to another SharePoint! It will be transfered to other platform and ...
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Custom permissions on list or view in SharePoint 2007

I need to create a custom view on a SharePoint 2007 custom list. Here is the use case. We have a list for HR Performance Management. Employees will fill out the list form to start the process. No one ...
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Export to excel not showing all rows

We have a very large list and a user is exporting a filtered view to Excel, the view has 18,000 items, give or take, and he is only getting 16,000 items exactly I want to know if it is a problem with ...
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BRAG status for task list status - Words not Icons

Hi I'd like to ask a question as I've been struggling with this for some time now. The scenario is a I have a task list. and I want to add a simple BRAG status, I’m not looking for icons at this ...
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Customize document library EditForm.aspx to display Error/Exception

I am writing an ItemUpdating event receiver for a document library in MOSS 2007 (yes, I am still on that version!) and need to bake in some validation. If the validation fails or if an exception is ...
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ASP.NET application under SharePoint website

The Default Web Site on my Windows Server 2008 with IIS 7 is running MOSS 2007 (SharePoint). Since I want users to feel like they are still on the portal, I created a similarly branded ASP.NET web ...
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Custom workflow activity for SP 2007 appears in Designer's action picker but won't add

This is SharePoint 2007. I created a custom workflow activity in Visual Studio 2008 (using this and a few other blogs as a reference). I deployed it properly, I think. I can go into SharePoint ...
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Where can I obtain MS14-22 security update for SharePoint 2007?

I have a MOSS installation that I am trying to bring up from version 12.0.6679.5001 to 12.0.6690.5000, which as I understand is the highest possible version for SharePoint 2007 (I need to reach this ...
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How to set a person/group field in UpdateListItems [closed]

I'm trying to use a web service call in Nintex Workflow to add a new item to a list. I'm using the web service because the user only has read permissions to the list. What syntax is needed to set ...
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Updating from Sharepoint 2007 to 2013 with focus specifically on workflows, need help on the changes

So for example does sharepoint 2013 have the capability to validate against thresh hold amounts e.g budget = £3000 but request goes for 3.500, will it be able to validate that we have exceeded the ...
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Confirming that a user has read SharePoint content

I'm setting up a sharepoint site for many users that have to read certain bits of infomation every month. How do I set it up that I get confimation that the users has read the information. It needs to ...
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How can I filter a view using a blank multi-line field?

I have a multi-line text field and need to be able to show a view with only items where that field is blank (or functionally blank to a human looking at it). I've tried: field contains "" field ...
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Can't open Sharepoint 3.0 Central Administration

Hiii...i'm new on this sharepoint. i have installed project server 2007 in my windows 2003 server. it works previously but yesterday after i installed some microsoft updates, i can't open sharepoint ...