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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 ...
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Creating XML file from document library document properties

I have many documents in document library with different content types. For each document metadata (document properties) in the library i want to create XML file. How can i create XML file from each ...
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how to create XML file from sharepoint Library items metadata

I want to create XML file from share point document library (SP 2007 document library) items metadata. How can i create the XML file?
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How to display information about active and inactive SP2007 workflows?

I'm new to the Workflow Object Model in MOSS 2007, and trying to find an example of C# code that does the same as this SP2010 PowerShell? //get all the lists $lists = $web.Lists foreach ($list in ...
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How can I list all workflows and associations?

How can I list all workflows and associations? I can find the number through the workflows page in the site collection administration, but i need to find the associations of each... This is for MOSS ...
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Excluding items from a crawl based on properties

We have a 2013 farm that is crawling a 2007 content source with a lot of outdated content in it. We'd really like to exclude items from the crawl based on their last modified date, but we're having ...
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Get SharePoint Survey List Column Seperator into SharePoint Custom List

We knew that "Seperator" column from SharePoint Survey list plays big role. And now have a requirement from my client to get the Seperator column of the survey list into SharePoint Custom List. How ...
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MOSS 2007 - Search return results with empty text, only icon

I encountered a strange behavior today with my MOSS2007 Enteprise site and the search module. When I launch a search, here is the result I get: For each line, there is a thumbnail but no text ! In ...
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Duplicate workflow on the same list sharepoint 2007

i created a workflow on my custom list that does some actions. I want to duplicate the same workflow. I have to do that because many steps are the same. My problem is when i copy and past 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 to export .wsp solution files from SharePoint 2007 Farm

I want to download/export all .wsp solution files from SharePoint 2007 farm in order to deploy them again on new environment. How can i export or download .wsp files? I don't want to extract .wsp ...
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VM Snapshot recovery of MOSS 2007?

Has anybody ever recovered their MOSS 2007 farm from VM snapshots from the night prior? MOSS VM, 2 WFE VMs and a SQL 2005 blade. Say SharePoint becomes corrupted and we just can't fix it. Any good ...
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Task list - alert on completed status

I have a task list and I have set up an alert so that it sends one when the task is completed. Does this only work on the default "completed" option? What if I added another option called "complete" ...
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Upgrade SharePoint 2007 to 2013

I have a need to upgrade our SharePoint server from 2007 to 2013. I have read lots of articles for this migration but I still have some confuses about that. Someone can give me some suggestions for ...
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STSADM.EXE -o restore options

I'm moving some moss databases from one database server to a new one. I've been following the steps outlined in this technet On step 13. Restore an SSP to the new location. I'm coming across some ...
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SP2007 - Default List Template has a custom column

we have a SharePoint 2007 site collection in which a custom column is always included when a list or library is created from default template. This is a site column that seems to be added to every ...
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Invalid modified date while importing Libraries

We're trying to get backup of our website to archive site collection. While doing this, we did move all folders and documents without getting any problem but "Modified date" column changing to today ...
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How can I export to file the User Information List for a site collection?

I would like to export the User Information List to a file including the ID of each user. It doesn't matter if the solution is in C#/PowerShell/SharePoint UI.
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Accessing and updating sharepoint list using SOAP/REST

I have been searching and researching a problem I have been tasked with for a few days and figured now is the time to ask for help. I am a C# Application developer and have the following task. In my ...
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Feature-Site Theme activation leads to error

When I click on the site collection features>Activate(Theme) it is leading to this error. This is happening when I click on site Actions>Create new site and selecting blog under sites and workspaces. ...
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Repeating Rows (InfoPath) in SharePoint Column

I have a field in a repeating table in Infopath 2007 and I've saved the form to the document library and connected fields in the form to columns in the SharePoint site. The only options I see in ...
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SharePoint 2007 Custom List Form No Item Exists

Background: Created a blank aspx page in a folder called SitePages. Attached a master page. Inserted a Custom List Form (EDIT) Rearranged and styled the form with HTML/CSS I have about 9 such forms ...
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How do I get a top-level site list to cascade down to be accessible in a subsite?

I made a list on the top level site called Years. It is just a list of years for tagging documents with. I want this list to trickle down and be accessible within the sub sites. What do I need to do?
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The same web part (.wsp) for MOSS 2007 and SP 2010?

Is it possible to have the same web part (.wsp) for both (MOSS 2007 & SP 2010)? Assume that I want to develop a simple web part, and I want to deploy it on MOSS 2007 and also on SP 2010? So, is ...
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Setting up Quota for Subsites

I expect to have 1000+ subsites in a site-collection and would like to setup a quota for the subsites, is that possible in SharePoint 2007 & how ?
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Best way to build out and configure multiple lists

So, once you have your SharePoint site all planned out, what is the generally accepted or best way to start building out and configure multiple lists, document libraries and content types? Using the ...
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Displaying Page list items in RSS gives wrong title

I have an external site at which I'm displaying news using Sharepoint Pages. I would like to publish these news pages using RSS, which works fine. But the title is the file name without the file ...
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WSPBuilder 80/resources folder not deploying files. Why?

I've created two folders under 80 folder, resources and bin. resources contains a folder usercontrols which has ascx file and bin has dlls. The purpose of having usercontrols folder under 80\resources ...
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Where is the SharePoint object cache stored??

We have experienced a strange issue in SharePoint. We backed-up and restored a site collection from WebApp1 to WebApp2 and both the site collections have Publishing Features activated (BLOB CACHE was ...
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Can you detect permissions on a list via Ajax or SharePoint web services?

The context for this is the SPServices or Imtech (SP)LookupAddNew function that let you add new items to lookups without navigating to the target list. Can we avoid adding the link for users without ...
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How do I copy list item metadata (version history) from one list to another list using C#

When copying list items from one list to another list, how can I access and copy the item's version history?
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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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Site collection Disaster Recovery?

One of the Site collection Administrators has deleted the Site Collection mistakenly, so we want to restore it back. What would the best approach ? Some of the SQL stuff: SQL Full backup -> Every ...
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Migrating content from one content database to another

We have a content database on our live moss server. It contains one site collection with several sub-sites. I'm using the stsadm export command to produce a cmp file, then moving this to our test ...