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Website cannot be found

I have installed SP 2007 where nine domains are being hosted. Everything has been working correct until now. Right now, some of the domains cannot be displayed. I tried to edit the site in designer ...
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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 ...
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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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Users denied access to certain site collection until an administrator opens it

We are having a problem with users getting "Access denied" errors when trying to access a certain site collection. These users all have the proper permissions to the site and have accessed it in the ...
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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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Import from Excel Spreadsheet works in IE6 not IE8

I'm having an issue in SharePoint 2007 in IE 8 where, when creating a new List using Excel Spreadsheet Import, I get redirected to a 403 error. This feature works in IE 6 but not IE 8. Can anyone ...
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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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Configuring SharePoint 2007 with Apache Reverse Proxy — issues with relative URLs

This question was posted at ServerFault before I realized there was a community dedicated to SharePoint here. Essentially, we've been tasked with placing our entire SharePoint 2007 app behind an ...
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HTTPModule Filter returns corrupt data when reading file from SharePoint Document Library

Let's prove how much better the SharePoint Overflow community is as on Stack Overflow there is a big silence when things become difficult, at least for this question. I'll omit the wall of text, for ...
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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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Two different sharepoint server on same domain, cant access the appropriate script files

Let me give you small brief of the setup before going into the problem. We have two servers, one running Sharepoint 2007 and the other running Sharepoint 2010. At first we had "ie. www.abc.com" which ...
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SharePoint 2007 issue with Excel editable file link

I have an excel file that it editable by my team so it can be saved under the same file name. I recently created a link to it from another site, but it is not editable (it can't be checked out) so ...
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Sharepoint Designer workflow very slow to start

I am designing a list with one workflow associated to it and the workflow does pretty much all the logic and has quite a few steps.. like ~20 steps. The workflow is set to start as soon as a new item ...
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Cannot edit members of a provider - ,MOSS Forms Based Authentication

I have a MOSS web app using both Windows and Forms Authentication. I see that there is a Members group that can be edited for the forms users. It's server 2003, IIS 6, so I go to the properties of ...
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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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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 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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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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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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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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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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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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MOSS Search is not crawling new items Error 6482

We have a medium farm 2 WFEs and Index/Query server. The Indexer stopped crawling new items, and we are getting the following even ID: Event Type: Error Event Source: Office SharePoint Server Event ...
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Duplicate a custom column with all content

first some background: I need to create a feature using xslt (for a Data Summary webpart) that filters for a column being empty; unfortunately this column is defined as multiple lines of text, ...
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Migration / Upgrade to 2010 from 2007 failing

I'm attempting to upgrade a 2007 content db to 2010 using db attach. I'm hoping that someone who has experienced similar issues while migrating can help me identify how to address problems that are ...
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Missing some SharePoint Workflows MOSS 2007

We have an OOB SharePoint workflow on MOSS 2007 site. The workflow is added to a Content type which is used on a library. So when we check the running workings there are 56 workflows that are in ...
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Microsoft Visio viewer cannot open the specified url or file

While opening a Visio diagram with vdx extension in Sharepoint 2007 shows the following error Microsoft Visio viewer cannot open the specified url or file in local environment and while trying ...
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ERROR: Record fields have not been set up by the administrator

VERY new to Sharepoint and have been tasked to figure out the issue with one of the sharepoint sites. On the "home" screen or "main" screen we're getting the following error: "Record fields have not ...
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Can't pull RSS feeds from external SharePoint site

My environment consists of SharePoint 2007 and the other server is owned by a different organization. Their SP server is either 2007 or 2010. There is no proxy set up on our end and I can get RSS ...
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Date and Time column with different formatting

Good day! Sharepoint 2007. I've got a column [Date] with text data which contains dates with different formatting: yyyy-mm-dd and yyyy, as some documents do not have month and days registered. I'm ...
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Incomplete Items in Search Scope and Result

On the Search Scope of our site, referencing to the /Pages path and performed a full crawl. However after the crawl I only got 2 items but on my pages folder I have 4309 Items. I know that the Items ...
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Import entries from excel file and display as items in sharepoint calendar

One of the functions of the site I was developing is to be able to import items from excel sheet and load them in calendar. Is it possible? I am using Sharepoint designer 2007. Thanks.
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ontaskchanged event is not triggered in a moss state machine workflow

I have this workflow which was working fine. But now it does not. It has the following states -inital, stage1, stage2, stage3, final. Initial stage works properly. In stage1, create task also works ...
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Get URL of attached image in list view

This is in relation to my previous post regarding on how to display a picture column in custom list form. My idea is to get the url of the image attachment and display it in a calculated column to ...
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SP2007 to SP2013 Page layout

We're planning to migrate from SP 2007 to 2013. I'm just curious what will happen to the page layout when migrated 2013 where in all Zones are created via Web Part from 2007?
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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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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 ...