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How to organize wiki pages in Sharepoint 2007

What is the best way to organize wiki pages on sharepoint 2007 ? I want to organize & categorize wiki articles in an orderly fashion, using article categories, for instance : Animals |____ ...
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Receiving Critical error from infopath forms services

Recently published SharePoint 2007 via ISA server. Everything seems to working okay other than while approving workflows. receiving Critical error from InfoPath forms services " An error ...
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SharePoint Designer 2007 / SharePoint Designer 2013

Can anyone advise if it's possible to run SharePoint Designer 2007 for an on-premise installation and SharePoint Designer 2013 for SP online on the same machine? Thanks
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SP2007 SPSiteDataQuery - Exclude user permissions from a specific group

We have a site (SP2007) with approx 1000 second-level sub-sites. We would like all users to have read access to all of the lists in the sub-sites (inherited). In addition, if the user is a member of ...
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How to debug a workflow?

[Please bear with me, I am NOT an SP Admin, and have very little experience with SP] I have a workflow that has been running effectively for a couple of years - but in the last 2 weeks it's suddenly ...
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Custom Field RenderPattern Customization - SharePoint 2007

I'm creating a custom field in SP 2007. I need to Get the Custom field value and field properties on Item click, in the list item display view. Also i Need to pass these values to a JavaScript. So, ...
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SP 2007/2010 Web Services: How to update a choice field that uses a non-XML character?

So, I have a Choice field in a list with a couple choices similar to the following: M & P: Deliverable M & P: Action Item And what I am attempting to do is update these fields using the ...
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Why do Rich text boxes appear as plain text boxes on some PCs?

We run SharePoint 2007. Some PCs, when displaying pages to be edited within SharePoint display the Rich text boxes as simple text boxes. The text is shown in a plain font with HTML commands embedded ...
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Need to use existing list to create doc library based on template

I have an existing list with many items. I have created a doc library with the same columns as the list and associated a template with the library. I created a workflow to pull items from the list and ...
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Sharepoint WSS 3.0 2007: Automatic workflow not starting most of the time

Running exactly version 12.0.0.6535. I have created a couple workflows to help the automate vacation approval process. When a new item is added to a list, the workflow should start and send an email ...
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Stop All Running Workflows on DEV Enviroment

We have created a DEV environment by attaching the content DBs from the live environment to the DEV environment. We faced an issue where users were receiving workflow task notification emails for ...
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NullReferenceException when Starting Workflow from TimerJob

I am creating a TimerJob that invokes the workflow. Refer to the Execute method public override void Execute(Guid targetInstanceId) { var reader = new ...
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How to find data source for a SharePoint 2007 Access Web Datasheet

I inherited a SharePoint 2007 site. There is a Access Web datasheet that is retrieving data from some kind of data source. The user has informed me that it is no longer updating. For further ...
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Connect form web part to DVWP to allow searching

Have an .aspx page with a DVWP that is connected to a list containing 700+ records. I would like to drop a search on this page (HTML Form webpart?) to allow keyword/freeform search criteria that would ...
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Are SharePoint 2007 or 2010 vulnerable to cross-site request forgery out of the box?

An IBM Rational AppScan against a WSS 3.0 installation indicates that it has detected a cross-site request forgery (CSRF/XSRF) vulnerabilities on many pages, for example ...
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Editing a Dataview from a joined list

I think I want to do something simple, but it seems maybe I am not doing it the way you are supposed to. I need to use Sharepoint Designer 2007 to create a website, code behind is highly likely to be ...
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How to get KPIs to show when KPI List is Linked to a Custom List Using Linked Data Sources in SharePoint Designer 2007?

So I've found multiple sources on how to linked data sources in the designer. I get the data sources to link up by Title -> Great! But I can't get the value of the KPI or the formatted indicator to ...
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How do you Import a list item from a .cmp file using powershell?

I have implemented the code located at this link to export and import a list to a cmp file using powershell and the SPDeployment functions. While trying to better understand this code I came to the ...
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Sharepoint 2007 MOSS Search Administration Does not Appear Connected to WSS_Search_

First time here. It looks like you folks have a great handle on SharePoint. I hope you can help: 1. I have a 2 server system WFE (DC) also handles search and query and LDAP. SharePoint 2007 MOSS ...
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Repeating File names and Metadata with need for extra Grouping

I want to be able to Group at 4 or more levels in a document library with repeating file names in SharePoint 2007. It seems that I cannot create a file with the same name in the same SharePoint ...
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Combine 2 seperate date and time columns into one

I have 2 separate columns in a list document library one is date and one is time can they be combined with a calculated column? If so how? Thanks Lewis
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Creating a report from Sharepoint data in Powerpoint

Good Morning, I am currently looking at the projects for our area, and we are using the normal projects list on sharepoint 2007. I have to provide a report on the progress of these projects on a ...
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Migrated portal from SharePoint 2007 to 2010 can't change layout

After migrating a portal from SharePoint 2007 to SharePoint 2010 the "Page Layout" option is disabled And after trying different approaches it gets enabled but it's always empty (Drop down doesn't ...
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Macro message and Document Information panel error popup's on server

We use Moss 2007. We have documents in a page where we can create documents on the server. While creating new document, after Microsoft word gets opened, a pop up is showing up for all users The ...
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Add more than one page owner to a page in SharePoint 2007

Is it possible to add more than one page owner to a page in SharePoint 2007. I have a page where 3 people need to have access to it for updating purposes.
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Deleting all versions of plain list items

I have a plain list (not a document library) in SharePoint 2007 that has a lot of list item versions. I'd like to loop through the list items and programmatically delete the old versions. I am doing ...
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Designer Workflow Error : List item not found

I have a workflow in Moss 2007 for a document library i.e holds uploaded document upto 365 days then sends to subsite(Archive) and delete the list item.I am able to pause for 365 days and able to move ...
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changing default search result

We have a form library that contains our servers information. When someone is looking for some server form through the search feature, the metadata in the result set always references the person who ...
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Getting Error Access Denied when creating Filtered Lookup in SP2007 List

Using WSS SP2007 as a site curator. List A is a new list. List B is a resource list with a view showing active Project Managers. When I go to create a filtered lookup column in List A I immediately ...
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Hiding Custom Action for Just one document library

I have a custom action deployed for a site collection, now if I want to hide it for a custom document library is it possible. Also this is what I am doing actually, can you think a better way of ...
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SPListItem.Tasks always empty

I have a custom sharepoint (2007) list (named testlist) on which I attached a test workflow (built with sharepoint designer 2007 and named testwf), which only task defined in the 'Actions' section at ...
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Is there any tutorial for blocked type redirect in Moss

I want to redirect users if they type in blocked file type in a URL e.g. www.myportal.com/mysite/file.asmx now in central admin > blocked type files I added "asmx", I want user to get ...
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Confirmation Box while Item Updating event Moss

I need a confirmation box for Item Updating event on a custom document library, can someone tell me what would be the best and quickest way of doing it using C#.
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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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Why can't I create a new issue tracking list alert with a daily or weekly digest?

A site owner in my site collection created a new Issue Tracking list from the default list template, then added a handful of custom columns from the default list of available column types. When they ...
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Visual Studio intellisense over WebDav (DAVWWW) does not work. Failed to Start Monitoring

The page lives in a library inside SharePoint 2007 and has inline c#.. no master page or sharepoint references. I can open, edit and save the page via the URL. But getting warnings and no ...
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can I access previous versions of publishing pages via '_vti_history/…'?

I'm not sure what I should be expecting when trying to access a version url of a publishing page. I can see that there is a Url property of SPListItemVersion for publishing items in the page library, ...
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Customize a timer job to send email when an item is added to a list in Sharepoint 2007

Need to send a mail to the Reviewer of a document ( this value is got from the Reviewer column of the library) when the document is added using timer jobs. Kindly provide steps and code snippet for ...
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SiteMap Breadcrumb Navigation for Parentweb

I am able to get URL of parent web using this code Request.UrlReferrer.ToString()Request.UrlReferrer.ToString() but I am not sure how can I get site Map navigation of parent web so that I can add ...
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How would we know, what kind of breadcrumb we are using in our portal

I am bit confused with Navigation in SharePoint, I looked at web.config and then site map, which is enabled and have several tags of " If we have a default NavigationProvider and a Custom ...
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“File not found” when attaching file to list item

I'm trying to write a section of code that lets users attach files to list items. The goal is to allow any user to be on the SP site and upload any "legal" file from their machine or shared drives to ...
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How to update a Sharepoint 2010 list via an Infopath 2010 client form via a code?

I tried to follow in Sharepoint Server 2010 and Infopath 2010 the article: How to update a SharePoint list via an InfoPath browser form using the SharePoint Object Model which is for ...
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an event receiver has canceled the request (item.File.CheckIn)

Sharpoint 2007, Following is a part of my powershell script which works in all web sites but MySite. $item.TakeOverCheckOut(); .... $item.SystemUpdate([System.Boolean]::false); .... ...
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People picker and adduser find different person depending on Web Application on MOSS 2007

We get different people picker and add user results between web applications. We have 3 domains in our user profile sync. We checked user profiles and AD for a particular domainA\user3 and it looks ...
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Manage content and structure copy page is not setting same content type on target page list item

In SharePoint you have the ability to copy pages from one list to another. I have a page in list 1 which is set to use the Page content type. When I copy this same page to list 2 (same web) it copies ...
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Urls got buggered after content db migration

This is a very well known problem and various fixes are starting to fail for my client... Scenario. We took a database back-up from staging (after backing up LIVE first) to do a new re-skin of their ...
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Quick Launch not visible in extended site

I have enabled quick Launch for a wiki site. This works fine for the base site but it is not visible in Extended site. What are the possible reasons for this? I created another wiki site and enabled ...
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Connected webpart with grouping

I have connected two webparts together based on one field. The provider provides an ID value to consumer webpart, whose data gets filetered. This filtering fails, when the grouping is applied on the ...
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Dataview Web Part only works when pulling 110 lines or less of SQL

I recently started playing with the data view web part in SharePoint Designer. I've added a new data source and added a custom query. Unfortunately my queries appear to be limited to returning 110 ...
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Emails on discussion board via workflow

I have a discussion board with a person column called as "Reviewer" in a discussion board. I want to set-up sending emails on a discussion board when: A mail to reviewer when he/she is added to ...