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Is there a way in Sharepoint 07, while logged in as site manager to view what your users will see on a page?

I am the site manager of a sharepoint 07 site and I want to be able to see what my users will see on a page, like the view without the site settings tab or anything like that. Like is there some type ...
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Is it possible to migrate a SharePoint implementation from an older to newer machine?

We have a test server that is old and is not enough to put into production. Also, something happened to the Shared Services in our Administrative Services and does not allow certain things that ...
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Workflow Migration from a SharePoint 2007 web-application

We have a custom workflow in a SharePoint 2007 web-application and would like to use the same workflow in another web-application (SharePoint 2007). How can we achieve this? do we have any migration ...
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How can I create a reusable web part for many customers?

(Any suggestions or good link related to this would help) I have 120 customers in a list called "CustomerList". Each one of this customer has unique document library that matches their title. Goal ...
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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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Where is the css file being defined?

I'm editing an aspx layouts and its master page, and somebody has already linked a custom css file in designer in the Manage Styles pane. Where is this defined in the code? I can't find it anywhere. ...
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Web part for Flash? Detecting Flash supportability?

I want to develop a web part (For: MOSS2007 and SP2010) that displays Flash file (.swf), and I found out this source code (http://www.codeproject.com/KB/sharepoint/MOSSFlashWebPart.aspx) which seems ...
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Task permisssions denied with Full Control

I have a user that has Full Control permissions on the entire site. When a workflow is assigned to them, they randomly recieve the following incorrect email message indicating they do not have ...
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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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Cross Site Collection Workflows

Is it possible to create custom workflows which can update list/libraries across a site collection (under same web app)? Appreciate any help/guidance.
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How to resolve InfoPath form Services in SharePoint?

I have created a form in InfoPath 2007 & Published it to our SharePoint Server 2007 Enterprise. I have checked the InfoPath configuration, @ Central Admin, everything's fine. Kindly check the ...
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How can I find out if the current user is a member of a particular audience?

I am trying to do some things in a web part based on the audience that a user is in. This is my first pass at the code, and it works on my dev VM. However on the test machine it fails blocking access ...
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Create subsite using custom site template programatically

I Have a requirement where when a list item is created , a new subsite sould get Created using custom site template.(MOSS 2007) User should be able to select the custom template(present in site ...
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Users get redirected to different server name URL when searching in a FBA WSS v3 site

I have configured a FBA site and the search does work which means crawling is OK. But when FBA users enter a search word and hit ok they get a different servername. The site was extended from a ...
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Bulk check-in of files to library [closed]

I added a ton of files to a library, and they all show as checked out to me. Is there a way to check them all in at once?
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Recurring timer job?

I have a situation where I need to move some huge data using a timer job. But I can't do this using OneTimeSchedule as it may impact the performance of my sharepoint application during the peak hours. ...
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Execution of code as Application Pool account

Here is what I'm currently trying to do - 1.Create a new instance of a timer job from a web part 2.Add a new site collection to the current web application again from a web part Each time the code ...
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Cummulative Updates

Can somebody let me know the exact idea behind cummulative update. Microsoft has released lot of cummulative updates in recent years . In our machine we have updated only upto Dec 2008. Can i ...
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What is a good way to build/install/provision a full web application?

I have a fairly simple SharePoint web application, with a publishing front end, an extranet for customers and an intranet portal. I want this web app to be easily redeployable -- pretty much a ...
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Unable to complete this operation. Please contact your administrator

We are using one API SharepointImporter Tool to upload documents to a SharePoint Site. When we are uploading one archive file we are getting the following problem. Error: Unable to complete this ...
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How to implement the visual web part into the MOSS 2007 site?

i have created the Visual web part for SP2010 site, What i need is i have implement it into this into MOSS 2007 site. Is MOSS2007 support visual web part,and how to do this???
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SPWeb.ParserEnabled

What does the SPWeb.ParserEnabled property do? I had a problem for some document which are not able to update metadata.If i use ParserEnabled = false.it is working fine for me. if i use ...
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Sharepoint 2007: User name changed in ActiveDirectory. Old name still shown at top right of portal page

I now have 2 users whose names are not correctly displayed in the 'welcome' menu at the top right of the page. The first user married and her surname changed. The new name was entered in ...
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Sharepoint 2007 and SQL 2005 Licensing

My company needs to setup a server for MOSS Standard 2007 and SQL Server Standard 2007. I find the questions regarding CALs confusing, as there are conflicting documentation regarding it, so here I ...
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Accidentally removed the List View web part from the Reusable Content popup - How can I restore it?

I was working on a project to provide Up Button functionality for the list view web part, and ran across this functionality in the Reusable Content popup. I opened reflector and set to work to reverse ...
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Sharepoint 2007 Create Reports

I'm really new to sharepoint and I'm using sharepoint 2007. I need to create reports from the document libraries and lists. But i don't know how to do it. In a forum I saw I have to use "Reporting ...
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Search scope rule not picking up matching items [closed]

I want to exclude certain documents from the All Sites search scope, if they have a column A value of X. Column A is a choice column with multiple values that exists in each document libraries (not a ...
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How do I deploy a web part to the bin folder?

I developed a test web part and everything worked well. Now I try to deploy another webpart without using GAC (several websites, including Microsoft's, say that the web part dll must either be in /bin ...
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InfoPath Form Fails Intermittently

Has anyone experienced this? I have an InfoPath form that I use as a Content Type for a SharePoint document library. Two users submitted forms, yesterday, that cannot be opened. Two users submitted ...
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Is it possible to fake acount information on a Dev machine?

I have a virtualized dev machine that is disconnected from the network. I want to add a local user (from the vm) to an attendee list. Can't do it because this user.. being local... does not have an ...
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Get user email

I wonder how to get the email for a specific user. I want to send an email to the user that created a specific item in a list. I can get the user by using the following SPWebApplication ...
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Enable anonymous access to ADFS 2.0 SharePoint site

I have a SharePoint 2007 portal configured to authenticate againsts a STS (ADFS 2.0) using the FormsSignIn (Forms Authentication on the ADFS). Is there any way to have a few pages living in the ...
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Any problems using Smartparts to host ASP.NET user controls directly in Sharepoint?

I am thinking about using SmartParts (http://www.codeplex.com/smartpart) to directly Host ASP.NET user controls in sharepoint. This needs however that I manually copy all user controls to all WFE ...
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How do I develop my first web part?

I am a newbie in SharePoint development and I have an Oracle and ASP.NET background. Can you please guide me to any tutorial which can take me from building Web parts to showing them on a SharePoint ...
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Is there a way to change the refresh time on the RSS Viewer Web Part?

I need to set the RSS Viewer Web Part to a shorter time. I would like to be able to get the Feed to change shortly (maybe every 10 min). This is for a News feed in an Intranet site and the posters ...
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With FBA, why do providers need to be registered in Central Admin web.config?

I have a web application that uses forms-based authentication. As part of the process of setting this up (e.g. these instructions), I need to register the FBA membership and role providers in Central ...
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Not Updating Folders Custom Content Type

Please help me urgent..! I have the following content types ShareDoc Document Program or Project Folder Secure Folder Folder I am creating nested folder in sharepoint document library in my ...
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Navigation pane missing in SharePoint portal

I am using MOSS 2007 and create a portal. Whenever I go to Site Actions -> Create Site and provide information like: Title of the site Description URLname (in my site its) http://moss2k7/Courses ...
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Should I install SharePoint Server 2007 alongside development tools on my development machine?

I am new to the exciting world of Sharepoint Server 2007. I have Windows 7 Ultimate and created a Virtual Machine using VMWare with Windows 2003 Server (Standard Edition) and installed the following. ...
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How can I get started with SharePoint development?

I am new to SharePoint and I find this product more for document management, workflows, collaboration sort of things and learned the basics concepts of site management. Now I wanna move on to the ...
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How should I develop real applications using MOSS 2007?

I am new to SharePoint 2007 and have ASP.NET (C#) customized application development background but am now confused in MOSS 2007 regarding customized application development. Can we develop core ...
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What is SharePoint all about?

I just want to get some solid understanding of Microsoft Office SharePoint. I am basically an ASP.NET developer but heard from people that if you take a project in SharePoint and think like a ...
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Where are my Themes in SharePoint Designer _themes folder

I am trying to brand a SharePoint 2007 Site Collection and have created a new theme. I use to see it in the _themes folder of my SharePoint designer. For reasons unknown to me, I can no longer see ...
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What is the tag for web part description?

I would like to edit the font of the description in my RSS Viewer Web Part. What is the css tag for the description? I tried .description, which was provided from ...
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DWP file is not updated in the web part gallery by the stsadm upgradesolution command

I am trying to update a DWP file in the web part gallery by using stsadm upgradesolution. Here is what I am doing: Created a web part, put it in feature, packaged it in solution by WSPBuilder, ...
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Why are lots of updates occurring at the exact same time in a calendar list?

We are having a problem with several of our SharePoint calendar lists where a huge (200+) number of items are somehow getting updated at exactly the same time. This puts these events into the ...
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Preventing Duplicate Items in list (sharepoint 2007)

Is it possible to restrict, creation of duplicate list item in the Sharepoint 2007, using Javascript in content editor webpart to validate when an list item is added?
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Why is SharePoint creating a second image on top of the text in the nav bar?

My top nav bar has a custom image that's 33x38 and my top nav bar is width:100 and height:38. My custom image loads onto the bar fine, but the text area seems to create a second image under it. This ...
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List permission issue for anonymous users

I am using SharePoint Server 2007 Enterprise with Windows Server 2008 Enterprise. I am using publishing portal template. I am creating a list with the default "Title" column -- Title (linked to item). ...
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Developing a replacement “Alert Me”-function

I'm pretty new to sharepoint-development, so I thought I'd check real quick with the gurus in here. I've been given the task of building a replacement for the built-in Alert Me feature. The main ...