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Sharepoint 2007 Search Tool

I'm trying to find a search tool for SharePoint 2007 aside form Google search engine, would you know some? I hope you could help me, it will just be an interim while we are still planning for our ...
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Sharepoint 2007, checkbox options in a list appear as a cluster and not a column

I have a list in Sharepoint 2007; this list has a field that is populated by checking predefined check boxes. Let's say there are 10 available checkboxes and I check boxes 1 - 5, I would expect the ...
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We just lost our SQL Server due to lost network drives - and we were able to recover.. but wondering

SharePoint 2007 MOSS SP2. SQL 2005 connected to Network storage. Network storage crashed and we lost all our data. Other problems on the SQL server forced us to create a new VM with a fresh SQL ...
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How to recover corrupted web parts?

I have two SharePoint websites A web part is working on one site but corrupted in second site and it is stored in the database. When I recover database from first site database then the web part is ...
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Sharepoint 2007 Standard License - how can we purchase the Dashboard Toolkit?

We have a standard license, not a site license, but I would like to be able to obtain the dashboard toolkit for my site collections. Does anyone know how this can be done without upgrading to a site ...
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What will happen to the site content of Sharepoint 2007 if migrated to 2013?

I just want to ask what will happen to the content of the site using SharePoint 2007 if it will be migrated to SharePoint 2013? Will it be copied to 2013 site?
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Slow to upload documents to a specific site collection

We have an issue with SharePoint 2007 site collection when people upload documents to any document library it takes long time to upload whether the file is big or small, and once the file is uploaded ...
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Migrated from MOSS 2007 to SP 2013 : User getting removed post MigrateUser Command

I am using db upgrade for this migration. And while migrating I am creating a web application in classic mode in SP 2010 and then attaching MOSS 2007 databases to it using the mount command. Then I am ...
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SharePoint 2010: Update Migrated Users Domain attribute after domain change

We are planning to move a content database to another SharePoint farm in another domain and I anticipate that users might not be able to access the site in the new domain because of the change in the ...
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Custom SharePoint Template not showing up on Sub-Site

I am using SharePoint 2007. I have uploaded a custom site template (.stp) file on the site template library. When I created a sub site, my custom template shows up under the custom template tab. I ...
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Disabling how changing an HTML file name in a Doc Lib modifies the file contents

SharePoint version: 2007 I am seeing a weird issue. When changing the name of a .htm file in a document library (Check Out > Edit Properties > Change the Name Field > Check In), it seems that ...
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Add a web part (listview) using an existing folder location

Using SharePoint server 2007 - I would like to create a web part to display the contents of a folder that already exists in the domain. How would i go about completing this task?
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Get value of People/Group field and pass it to textfield as string

I created a custom list with 2 columns/fields, namely: Name - Person/Group type Hidden - Single line of text What I am trying to accomplish is that if the user clicks the save button, the value in ...
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Unable to edit or delete file

We have an excel file that shows as being checked out by a user. However as an admin I do not have the option to force check-in and I also cannot delete the file. I did duplicate the file and the ...
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SharePoint Infopath form retreive data from Excel spreadsheet

I have an infopath form on my sharepoint server that will be used as an order form. Keep in mind it is a 2007 template. I have a list of products in a table with text fields where customers can ...
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Can upload content when content database is offline

When we set content database as OFFLINE in CA, can user still upload content like documents, lists etc.? Because the description in CA says setting OFFLINE means no new site will be created but it ...
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Approval Workflow for SP2013 foundation using Workflow Manager

We know SharePoint 2013 foundation does not have "Approval workflow" from out of the box. If I install and configure Workflow Manager 1.0. Can I create "Approval workflow" for SharePoint 2013 using ...
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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 ...