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sharepoint web part rendering

I've been pulling my hair out long enough on this one.. would appreciate some help :) I've created a custom DataFormWebPart which I need to render certain contents to all users of a sharepoint list. ...
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Multiple workflows in a sharepoint feature

Really simple - I'm wondering if it's possible to pack multiple custom workflows in a single wsp-solution/feature. I thought I could just create the workflows, and then add multiple instances of ...
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What is the use of SPHttpUtility.NoEncode method?

Does anybody know what is the usefulness of the SPHttpUtility.NoEncode method? It seems like it takes a string as parameters and returns it without any modification. Is there a case where you can use ...
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Multiple workflows across a list versus one workflow iterating the list

I have a process that needs to be run across every element of a list, doing specific things (mostly sending emails) based on several different fields of that item. This operation will always be done ...
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Is the SharePoint build machine capable of running web services?

I created a program that updates list items using the Lists web services. It works on my machine and other machine, but it does not work on the SharePoint build machine where it will become an ...
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Exporting sites to a new content database

I have one site collection and it has grown to almost 500GB, i want to move one of our departments to a new site collection. It contains 5 sub-sites and in total about 200GB of content, so the end ...
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Web.Config changes to extended sites programatically

How can you add web.config changes to Extended sites programatically? SPWebConfigModification class does this for both the Main web application and extended web application. I want to do it only for ...
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What permission level do I need to manage shared service providers?

I want to turn on the search in my local development MOSS 2007 install. I have an account on the local computer I am in the Farm Administrators group I can log into Central Admin and see many of ...
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Powershell script to list LastContentModifiedDate

I'm a beginner to Powershell 1.0 and I'm looking to pull some information out of the Sharepoint 2007 farm as we start the upgrade to 2010 planning. This is what I'm wanting to do, but having some ...
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Localizing the Content Query Web Part in XSL

Has anyone managed to get the locale ID for the context of an instance of a Content Query Web Part in XSL, without extending the class? DataViewWebParts have a Language parameter passed in, but CQWP ...
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How can I retrieve a list of all user names logged in to SharePoint?

How can I get all user names that are currently logged in to the system in SharePoint 2007?
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Sharepoint Basic Welcome

A sharepoint newbie and totally clueless about how to begin. My company wants to evaluate Sharepoint as an processing system, so let me tell yo uwhat I want to try, When I login to my default site, I ...
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Powershell script to add Content Types

Very new to Powershell 1.0 on Sharepoint 2007. I've got a site collection with many subsites. These subsites all have a document library called Reviews. What I need to do is add a new content type ...
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Different behaviour of people search in different site collection

This is the scenario: Moss 2007 on a domain, user in a different trusted domain E-Mail field has been manually populated (no exchange server on the user domain) AD crawled successfully, browsing ...
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Groups deleted when deleting a site or subsite

Could anyone please inform me in which case(s) SharePoint groups will NOT be deleted when a site or subsite is deleted?
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How can I set different sizes for different document libraries?

How can I set different sizes for different document libraries in SharePoint 2007?
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How to migrate workflows from SP 2007 to SP 2010?

Apparently if you do an export/import, workflows are not carried over. Does anyone know of a way to move these from a 2007 environment over to a 2010 environment?
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Creating a shortcut to a SharePoint document that lives in a different SharePoint library

I'm having trouble creating a shortcut of a document in SharePoint. The document lives on a SharePoint library, and we need the shortcut to be in a different SharePoint library. Is this possible? All ...
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Can Search be performed on a calculated field in advanced search? (SP2007)

I have yet to find a definitive answer to this question. Right now this does not work for me in sharepoint 2007 and the only common characteristic I can find for the fields is that they are calculated ...
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How do I use a javascript variable in the Filter Criteria for a DVWP?

I am converting some numbers using Javascript and need to filter a list using these conversions. I cannot do the conversions within SharePoint itself, so I had to use Designer and some Javascript. I ...
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Filenotfound exception while opening a site using SPSite object - x64

I've created a simple asp.net application to open a site and display the title of the corresponding web. But i'm getting FileNotFoundException while trying to open the site. The same code works ...
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Copy publishing page between site collections and keep data

Does anyone know if you can copy a publishing page (programmatically), based on a custom layout and content type, from one site to another in different site collections and keeping all the data in the ...
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Dynamically building CAML query in SharePoint 2010

I have an requirement of get the items from the list depends on the ItemID.I have list which contains 5000 items in which I retrieve only 1000 items for that I will dynamically build the CAML query ...
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SPList.GetItems(query) does not return SPListItems where the permissions are not inherited

I'm using the following code: protected void TraverseFolder(SPList list, SPFolder folder) { SPQuery qry = new SPQuery() { Folder = folder }; SPListItemCollection listFolderItems = list....
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Notepad and other programs trying to open in MicroSoft SharePoint

When I click to open notepad or microsoft word or other executable program, they are all opening MicroSoft SharePoint instead with a blank page except for a strange looking symbol on the page. I ...
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How to enable custom ordering on a list?

I want to be able to create a list programmatically which allows end users to reorder the items in the list. There appear to be 2 steps to this. Firstly set the SPList.Ordered property to true - this ...
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CAML >> Keep getting “one or more fields are not installed properly”

when I debug i can see URL is valid (like below). Shared Documents is tie a to custom content type. string fileURL = "Shared Documents/Marketing Folder/Sales_Report.txt"; oQuery.Query = @"<Where&...
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How do I set up a greater than filter by using a Form Web Part?

I have a list that needs filters of greater than and lesser than an entered date. I can connect the form web part to return the same date, but I need it to return the dates greater than or equal to ...
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Hide created at and modified at lines in the edit view

IS there a way to hide the created at and the modified at lines that appear when editing or previewing an item on a list? I want this changes to be kind of anonymous
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Sharepoint 2007 farm performance goes down?

Our sharepoint 2007 farm is not working properly and we are facing a huge performance hit, some times it throws an unexpected error too. What all are the points to check? i.e like Depth of the ...
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What to do when a Site Column name is already being used?

I'm running into a situation where a Site Collection has several sub sites. Each sub site has data related to a particular geographical region. When trying to create content types / site columns for ...
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Using dependency injection with SharePoint

In the particular project I'm working on we are already using Enterprise Library. I'm researching using it (i.e. Unity) for dependency injection. The recommended way to include Unity is modify global....
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The form cannot be rendered. This may be due to a misconfiguration of the Microsoft SharePoint Server State Service. For more information, contact your server administrator.

I am getting the error when i want to open the infopath forms of sharepoint library in a browser. The error is: "The form cannot be rendered. This may be due to a misconfiguration of the Microsoft ...
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Remove “Download a Copy” from Sub Menu

I am not allow to modify the core.js so that's not my option. I am allow to add a content editor. I just need to remove the "Download a Copy" from submenu. (this is just for a particular library). The ...
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stsadm to enumerate all Web Applicstions

Is there an stsadm command that will enumerate / list all web applications? This would be the similar to SPWebService.AdministrationService.WebApplications. What I'm looking for is an stsadm command ...
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Sharepoint - Custom ItemStyle in a new file

how can I customize the presentation of a Content Query Web Part by modyfing the xsl it uses without touching ItemStyle.xsl but using a brand new .xsl file? I'm using MOSS 2007. Thanks
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Sharepoint - CQWP to point to current site

In an ONET.XML file I build a page with a CQWP. The CQWP has a WebUrl property is there a way to set this to alway be the the current web? I tried this but it didn't work.s <AllUsersWebPart ...
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How to localize Sharepoint Groups names

How to localize Sharepoint Groups names? For example, the Admin creates a group of users called "Financial Department". Can he also create at the same time the 'Departement des finances" french title ...
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CAML > get item by it's URL

Should this CAML be working. (I tried it with u2u and it does not display the URL column.) I get this error. {System.ApplicationException} = {"One or more field types are not installed properly. Go to ...
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How to synchronise changes in Active Directory with Sharepoint profile info

I recently had an incident where the email details of a Sharepoint user were changed in Active Directory. These changes were not transferred into SharePoint and I had a problem in one of my web parts ...
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How can I remove/hide modified information on DispForm.aspx for Append?

I have a document library with a custom DispForm.aspx page. In this library, I have a column with the option Append Changes to Text. The DispForm.aspx displays the information correctly by this code ...
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How to get columns of view item of the list in sharepoint

In sharepoint 2010 list when right click the item there will be view item in which it shows certain columns and it doesn't depends on the viewID or the default view.How they are shown the view of the ...
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Creating a Yes/No modal dialog box

Apologies if this is a pretty basic question but I'm a relative SharePoint newbie and I've been trying to find an answer for this for a couple of days. I have an SPToolBarButton that provide Delete ...
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attachments issue in DVWP, published page vs draft

I've got a single item DVWP (in a web part zone) displaying items from a list (gets the ID of the item to display from a query string parameter), it also displays any attachments using this; ...
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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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How do I set up a calculated column to reference itself?

I need to set up a column that will keep a running total of values. I have a program that automatically sets values for the columns in SharePoint. The program will overwrite the previous value ...
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Multiple Edit Forms for Multiple List Views

We have a list application that has many customized list views. We need to be able to call a specific customized edit form for a specific custom list view. For instance, the Pre Awarded Funding view ...
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Timer Job Installation Error - Error obtaining reference to Site

I Have weird problem intalling custom timer job definition to specific webapplication. Environment is 2x wfe + 1x application server. Development and staging works fine (single server boxes) ......
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HOWTO: SharePoint 2007 resource file access form webapp App_GlobalResources in workflows?

How to get resources from webapplications App_GlobalResources directory in workflows ? Is it only way to put resources in to 12/Resources directory and get them with above method? SPUtility....
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WebConfigManager.OpenWebConfiguration 403 Forbidden

I'm trying to read the web.config for a web app from the code-behind DLL of an aspx page. However, all I'm getting back to the browser is 403 Forbidden. First I was trying this deploying the DLL to ...