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WebResource.axd JavaScript errors

I'm getting JavaScript errors on a SharePoint publishing site, just browsing to any page. In IE the errors are like: Syntax error: WebResource.axd Line: 1 Char: 1 Code: 0 URI: ...
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How To Create Custom Site Map Provider in MOSS

I need to create a custom sitemap provider for a sharepoint 2007 site.Can anyone send me links which can help me to create custom sitemap providers, I need some simple examples. ThankYou
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How to setup a quota for the whole “Mysite” webapplication in sharepoint 2007?

How to setup a quota for the whole "Mysite" webapplication in sharepoint 2007? Update: Is it possible in SharePoint 2010?
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Is there a way to fix the blinking of a dropdown menu over a .pdf loaded in a <div>?

I have an object inside a <div> that is displaying a pdf. This is done within a Content Editor Web Part. My drop down navigation menu "blinks" whenever it is over the <div>. The drop ...
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MOSS Workflows: Which WorkflowInstanceId field should I be using?

Which workflow intance Id field should I use? I have two kind of workflows in my project (associated with document in doclib and associated with basic list item in task list. I have been told that ...
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Add a new list item inside a folder using Lists.asmx

How can I add a new list item in side an existing folder in the list using the OOB SharePoint Lists.asmx web service?
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Booking resources in SharePoint

We need to automate booking of technicians through SharePoint. We have different number of technicians available each day. The users can look at the calendar to see availability, after they select a ...
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Best way to deal with a large form to list submission

I'm currently working on an InfoPath 2007 form, that as part of its work will need to submit 180 fields to a seperate SharePoint 2007 List. I'm curious if anyone has an easy way to handle this, the ...
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Ghosted Vs UnGhosted pages sharepoint2007

Can anyone tell me the difference between ghosted and Unghosted pages? Which is the best option to go for while creating a site?
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How do I exclude list items created by certain users with the Content Query Web Part?

I have a custom list created in SharePoint 2007 and displayed by a Content Query Web Part. I would like to: Show all items to general admin users except those items created by two users. The two ...
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Original creation date of word document

I have a word document created in, say, July 10 2010. When i upload it to sharepoint (say August 5, 2010) its creation date vaalue in sharepoint will be in Aug 5, 2010, and i can't find any trace of ...
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Caching - core.css/corev4.css

For every SharePoint page, the browser loads a new instance of the core.css (or corev4.css) file. Is there a way, in the Master Page, to enable caching for this file?
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Searching a SharePoint 2007 list, which also returns matching substrings

I'm having issues with the provided Search WebParts. I'm currently using the "Text Filter" WebPart because it is the closest to what I need. The problem with that one is that it only searches through ...
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Is it possible to set up an ODBC connected Excel spreadsheet on SharePoint 2007 with a Standard license?

I know that many database connections are possible with the Enterprise version of SharePoint Server 2007. Is it possible to make a custom solution to set up a connection? If it depends on the type ...
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Trouble copying a folder with a workflow

I'm using a "display" flag for people to only see what they care about, when display is set to "no" i just copy the item to a different list and remove it from the original list. I am using a ...
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sharepoint branding ms-main question

I have written my own custom CSS how do i control image header.jpg depending on the screen resolution . It gets skewed for different resolutions .. Thanks /* display our custom header background ...
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Major Version difference from staging to Production

I have a staging environment and a Production environment , where Content Deploymeent takes place from Source to Destination. In the staging environment one of the Pages has a Major version as 6.0 ...
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Sharepoint 2007 and 2010 Training courses in the U.K or online

Can anyone suggest good training companies that offer Sharepoint 2007 and/or 2010 developer training and valued qualifications \ exams for a Sharepoint Developer? I should have mentioned the location ...
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How do I create a Forms Library feature with a custom list definition?

I'm working on a prototype SharePoint site at the moment where a forms library has been created with an InfoPath form published to it. A content type has not been used, the form is bound directly to ...
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SharePoint search web service error (NTLM) when called from HttpHandler

Here is my scenario: I have a SharePoint site I am working on, and it is on one server farm. In this site, I have created an HttpHandler that uses a SharePoint search webservice that is located on a ...
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Sharepoint 2007 - object SPFile : Wierd filename

Well, a strange thing happens to me today. When I try to step thru my code (debugging with VS 2008) I noticed at the beginning of the file name that there are some invalid characters displayed. ...
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Getting a web service with Powershell

I wanted to update a web application web.config via Powershell, and found this post really helpful. I'm intrigued as to how to this bit of code works, particularly the $closedMethod / ...
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Nested Table in List

I want to create an application form which would allow the user to make multiple entries for the same set of columns (like a table) e.g. Name: XYZ Emp ID: nnnnnnnn "Shift Worked" ...
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ItemAdded Not Working

I’m trying to override the ItemAdded event handler for a Sharepoint 2007 document library. For some reason, it appears that the ItemAdded event is not firing. I can override the ItemAdding event no ...
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Remove Ability for Users to Delete a Site and site backup before site get deleted by Admin users

How can I achieve the following scenario: General users are unable to delete sites. Site/Site Collection backup needs to be taken before it's deleted by admin users anywhere in the sharepoint ...
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Unable to load 'onetnative.dll': The specified module could not be found

This question arises as a result of this question, but I thought I would split it out into its own. Anything using SPUtility.GetGenericSetupPath() is returning null, e.g. ...
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Displaying tooltip for a list field

I need to show a tooltip for a list field. Since, the field description can be seen by only users with edit permissions, i need to show the description of the field as tooltip for all read-only users ...
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Will an ODBC Excel document that's connected to Oracle update if uploaded to a SharePoint 2007 server?

I need to know whether or not SharePoint will accept updates when changing the Oracle entry. Does SharePoint have this feature out of the box, or do I need to enable/create a solution? I would try ...
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getlistitem ignores list view filter

Im using the webservice to get listitems from a list. The list has a filter on it as well as an eventlistener. The eventlistener triggers every time a new item is added to the list but it is ...
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Showing MOSS web part in Java based web site

Is there any way to show a SharePoint 2007 web part on a web page in a Java web site?
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“Connect to outlook” needs to be removed !

We have a requirement to remove the menu “Connect To Outlook ” from the “Actions” . If anyone has come across such requirement please guide me on this. i dont wanna do it via DefaultTemplates.ascx ...
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Changing host header web application URLs

I have a site configured at http://www.abc.com on port 80 with host header www.abc.com. I need to create a different web application and I need to use http://www.abc.com. Without deleting the old ...
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SharePoint 2007 HttpHandler can't use SPContext.Current.Site or SPContext.Current.Web when called from jQuery

I have the need to develop a custom HttpHandler in SharePoint. To start, I just coded up a simple example: http://pastebin.com/HXLjR2xT. On line 35 or 36 of that code I get a NullReferenceException ...
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DNS name different from the actual name of the computer-searching returning error

scenario DNS -- http:\jondoe actual name of server --jane I have set up windows sharepoint search services and they work fine when users use http://jane but when users try to search using dns ...
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Sharepoint Search Crawler & robots.txt

Does anyone know how to set up a robots.txt file to allow the sharepoint crawler to index content on a sharepoint site, but disallow all other bots (like google, yahoo, etc...)? Or in other words, ...
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Sharepoint 2007 Standard Edition

How to determine the size of largest site? How to determine the size of the entire instance?
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How to properly add a code-behind custom form template

I am creating a custom form template for a list and this form template uses a lot of controls such as panels and dropdowns. I am using a rendering template in the controltemplates folder and have this ...
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Changing display of Categories in Site Directory

I'd like to make some changes to the category display in Site Directory. Specifically, I'd like the results to be on the same page underneath the category list. I looked at the possibility of ...
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Show document library url in search results

When editing the XSLT for the search results web part I'd like to know when the result represents a document or, for that matter, a list item and then.. I'd like to be able to display a link to the ...
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SharePoint Training - 2007 or 2010?

We have SharePoint 2007 and hope to migrate to 2010 sometime. If I take 2010 will the stuff I learn work on 2007 or should I take 2007? I am wanting to learn the back end. Creating Web Parts, etc. ...
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What is something I should to to help me to Learning SharePoint?

I have a list of items I was told I should learn below. Can you tell me if there is one that I should remove and one I can add that will help me learn sharepoint backend development. I have been ...
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Starting a SharePoint Workflow in One Click

I have a list in SharePoint 2007 with a Workflow bound to it. No parameters required to start the workflow. What I'd like to do is create a column in one of the views with either a button or ...
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Creating aspx pages

Background: (tool used Sharepoint designer 2007) 1. I created a aspx page (using UI) that is inside a document library (content type is web part pages and a custom content type). 2. I then added 3 web ...
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Where are WSS/MOSS 2007 registry entries stored on 64bit?

I wonder if someone can tell me where, on a totally fresh install of WSS/MOSS 2007 on a 64bit machine, are the registry keys placed? Is it: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Shared Tools\Web ...
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Has anyone worked with the SharePoint Guidance Repository Pattern?

Any issues faced when using libraries and lookup columns? Please share you thoughts and experiences as I am planning to use it.
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Position Fixed in SharePoint

I'm trying to create an addon product in MOSS 2007 which tries to position an html element in a fixed position inside SharePoint page using JS and CSS. I want to support IE 6+. What are the ways i can ...
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Copying a List Item with Different Field Names

currently I'm trying to copy from one list to another. However I have an issue in that the field names are different and can't really change without causing more headaches (example: First Name is ...
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Session object is null in page_load on 64 bit

I am having a strange problem. I am porting an asp.net web application to sharepoint (as a web part) and I've converted most of it to a webpart that loads an .ascx user control. However I have some ...
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No Audience Targeting Option

I wrote a web part that pretty much just grabs info from an announcements list on one site, and redisplays it on another. Everything pretty much works fine except when I edit the web part, in the ...
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SharePoint Document Library Item Level Permissions

Have a document library in MOSS 2007. Item-Level permissions are not surfaced in the default SharePoint UI for Document Libraries, however the WriteSecurity and ReadSecurity properties are available ...