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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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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 ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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AD Groups of one domain/farm( 2013) not showing up on SharePoint(2007) in another domain

I have SharePoint 2013 and 2007 environments, i have created test AD groups on 2013 farm and would like that to show up on 2007 farm. Note - 2013 and 2007 are different domains SharePoint 2013 Farm ...
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Active Directory group added in sharepoint 2007 site not able to access the site

When I add active directory group into SharePoint permissions and give it read permissions, users of that group are not able to view the site. They get access denied error. What do I check to see what ...
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Twitter on SharePoint 2007

I have been tasked with adding a twitter feed to a SharePoint 2007 site. I have attempted to use the widget code that twitter generates for users and I have only been able to get the text "Tweets by ...
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SharePoint and Workspace synchronization error

I have few document libraries in my SharePoint 2010 site and same holds in my sharepoint workspace.Recently I had made some changes from workspace and after modifying the document when I am trying to ...
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Migrate wiki Sharepoint 2007 to SharePoint 2010

How can I migrate the Team Wiki from a SharePoint Foundation 2007 instance to a separate SharePoint Server 2010 Standard instance? I would like to preserve the page names and the individual pages.
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Approval Workflow with both serial and parallel steps

Is there any way to have both a serial and parallel steps in an Approval or Signature Collection Workflow? The rough workflow I am after looks like: User Submits Parallel Approval by users: A, B, ...
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SharePoint 2007 “Append Changes to Existing Text” creating word document

I have a Workflow that creates a Word document in a document library that's supposed to "paste" the information of a list item in the same site. All the information appears as it should in the Word ...
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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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Cannot load xsl from _layouts in the 12 hive using DataFormWebPart

I'm trying to store intranet wide XSL file in the 12 hive so that it can be accessed in any site collection without duplicating that file. I'm using a standard DataFormWebPart which I switch from ...
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Unable to upload odg file

What do I need to do to be able to upload a Libre Office Draw file (.odg extension) to a SharePoint document library without changing the extension? It will currently accept the file, but it converts ...