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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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Infopath Form with Password validation

we have a request from a client to add some type of password validation to one of their info path forms. This means that before the user could submit the form they would somehow be prompted for their ...
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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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Unable to seperate normal and hidden folder such as “Forms” [SPFolder Object Model ]

While performing certain task in a console application, i am unable to separate normal folder and hidden ones such as "Forms","FormServerTemplates" etc. I am using SPFolder in the obejct model. I have ...
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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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How can I implement Track Changes functionality with InfoPath 2007/2010 in SharePoint 2007

I need to track changes from version to version in my InfoPath forms that are hosted in a SharePoint 2007 form library. Can someone walk me through what my options are? I need to understand all of ...
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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 ...
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Document List Indexed Column goes missing

We are currently trying to troubleshoot a problem in Sharepoint 2007 where a custom column loses the "indexed column" setting. We are trying to track this down, but has been mostly a reactive ...
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Changing Data Types

I want to change the data type on a field from text to multiline, Before I do, I want to know what to expect as in errors, or problems this may cause with the data already stored in that list? Please ...
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PDF documents opening problem

I have a document library in which documents are uploaded and given a customized page(Hyperlinks for each document) for users to download those documents. I redirects through links to download.aspx ...
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Deploy Sharepoint Dashboad page and KPI List to other site

I have a report library in Sharepoint site where i have several dashboard pages. Each of these dashboard pages have kpi and excel web acess web parts in them (only out of box no custom web parts). A ...
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Hide Certain Fields in KPI Detail Web Part

Specifically i want to hide Workbook and Value Cell in a KPI Details Webpart ad prevent users from drilling down to the workbook. Any idea how i can do this using out of the box ?
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SOAP Web Service data connection need to be “refresh” every X minutes in order to retrieve external data

I have a InfoPath 2007 form that always give me the following errors after a certain period of time. Some external data was not retrieved. The form will load without the requested data. The ...
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E-Mail Timer Jobs Are Not Firing

In a MOSS 2007 environment, I've setup Incoming E-Mail Settings in Central Admin and two timer jobs were subsequently created: 1) Windows SharePoint Services Get Incoming E-Mail Configuration 2) ...
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Encoding problems in SharePoint2007 recycle bin

I am having problems with the Encoding in SharePoint recycle bin.I have create an item with title "abcabc",after deletion I went to the recycle bin , I got "弓ᱜ同䢴᪜ޛ翍⺉"as title in recycle bin.I think it ...
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Editing navigation from site Actions results in error in MOSS 2007

When I or any other user on any machine tries to change the navigation through Site Actions - Modify Navigation, an error occurs stating "The security validation for this page is invalid. Click ...
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Approving a task directly from the dispform.aspx

I have a challenging requirement that I am trying to put my head around. I have a SP Designer 2007 workflow for MOSS 2007 that has a series of approval tasks for each approver in the process. Right ...
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2007 List multi line Rich text randomly disabled when edit

With our 2007 list form in edit mode, the multiple lines of text columns of type Rich text (Bold, italics, text alignment)... (we have two on the form)... become disabled not allowing data entry or ...
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Formula for Overdue Items in SharePoint 2007 List

I am trying to build a SharePoint List to keep track of overdue Requests for Information.. My client wants this list to show the # of overdue responses each time he logs into SP. My main columns ...
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Newly uploaded Excel workbooks not showing in Excel Web Access in SP2007

Weve been having an issue recently regarding workbooks not showing within Excel Web Access on Sharepoint 2007. EWA is displaying a message stating "The workbook that you selected cannot be opened. ...
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Error when running configuration wizard sharepoint 2007

I am trying to run the configuration wizard to upgrade our SharePoint environment, which consists of one front end server and one SQL Server. I am getting this error. An exception of type ...
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Sharepoint 2007 Designer Workflow not automatically starting

Im a newbie to sharepoint workflows and sharepoint designer and am stuck. Im creating workflows associated with sharepoint lists. These workflows work perfectly if they are manually started from ...