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Sharepoint: list does not exist. Which list?

When I try to access the cache settings for my site at the url http://my.site.com/site/_Layouts/areacachesettings.aspx I get the error below. There is nothing more in the url and I really have no ...
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How to link web parts?

I have a page with 2 web parts. One of them is a list, where the users can add an item (their personal info). Once they have entered their personal info, it should show up in the 2nd list (with the ...
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Timer Job not running

I created a custom timer job and deployed it into my development farm. The job runs fine. The thins is that after I deployed it to the QA farm. The status of the job says succeeded in central admin, ...
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How to find the site column details using a Web service?

I have a site column of type "Choice" with 8 choices and associated with a list, is there a way to get those details (list of choices) using a web service ?
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AJAX ModalPopupExtender in SharePoint 2007 Web Part

I am trying to get an AJAX ModalPopupExtender to work in a SharePoint web part but I'm not having any luck at all. I thought it might be something else in my web part causing it so I've created a ...
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Sharepoint 2007 Search for published documents?

I have a lot of document libraries and many documents in different versions. While i'm searching a document it finds the last version of document (for example: v 1.4). But i want to see the published ...
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Real world workflow samples needed

I need some real world workflow scenarios and sample implementations. Simple two step approval workflow don't help me. Can someone provide some references?
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Sharepoint RenderingTemplates and Calendar views

I know that there is a lot of small tutorial in order to modify the sharepoint rendering templates and allow the removal of toolbar items etc. I've been fiddling with the DefaultTemplate.ascx in the ...
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I have a problem trying to add FBA Users or Roles to a SharePoint site

I’ve added the membership and role provider keys for an FBA database into the web.config of a standard AD authenticated SharePoint site (as per Andrew Connells article). This should then allow me to ...
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Customizing the NewForm.aspx of the SharePoint 2007 List?

I have a sharepoint 2007 list and it has 6 site columns, want to have two modes of newform.aspx page. When user clicks on Newitem, it should display only 3 site columns and there should a link to the ...
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Find categories list for a blog

I am developing a webpart related to blogs and is there any way to fetch the categories list url for that particular blog?
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How can I delete all alerts for a user in Sharepoint 2007 without visiting every site?

A user leaves the organisation. Their account is removed from active directory. Their user object does not get removed from Sharepoint, and their alerts remain in place. This generates ...
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Updating a list column thro' a PowerShell script?

I have a sharepoint 2007 list and it has many items, I want to update a column in an item thro' a powershell script even if the item is current edited/locked by someone else. Is it posssible?
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Publishing Layout - Custom Master page

I've been slowing catching on to the Publishing pages functionality. I'm still a bit confused on the creation of Publishing Types (such as Page, Page Layout and Publishing Master page) The issue I'm ...
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Add gradient background color to list view rows with jQuery

In SharePoint 2007 using Content Types and editting NewForm.aspx with jQuery I've managed to customize the look of a new item, adding a gradient color identity for each Content Type. I want to ...
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Is there any way to find all the DLLs called for a web-request?

We have an PKS application running on SharePoint 2007 farm, I wonder if there is way to find the DLLs are referred for a web-request (Page)?
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Can you run a 32bit compiled webpart in 64bit SharePoint?

I have a webpart which needs to use a native 32bit DLL for data access (the dll is Advantage.Data.Provider, for the Advantage Database Server DBMS.) As such I'm pretty sure I need to compile it as ...
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SharePoint workflow + infopath form

Hi I would like to design a workflow in SharePoint2010.Requirements are 1. I need to attach a custom workflow with InfoPath form library. 2. I need to save the incomplete form to the library , ...
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Content Editor Webpart and SharePoint 2007 object model?

I have to supply the query and should display the information on the sharepoint 2007 page based on the enterprise search results. I wonder, if it can be achieved thro' content editor webpart ? Want ...
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Event Handler deployment to remote server — Event not firing

I have an Event Handler deployed to a doc lib on my dev box(Win 2003 32 bit OS) and it works. And now trying to deploy it to my production which is a remote server (Win 2003 64 bit OS) but it seems ...
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Complex DVWP Display of Multiple Lists

I've been asked to recreate an html table of links as SharePoint List data. It's a long list, with sometimes overlapping column data, and sometimes missing column data. The final result is a complex ...
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Using CodePlex Feature Generator

I was just wonder whether any acutally used the feature generator from codeplex or not. I have following questions... Does it create good version (meaning not missing anything major from feature) ...
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Error accessing Custom WebService

We have some applications in Sharepoint that rely on Custom Webservices. The asmx are hosted on a specific path inside the webapplication (and not on the contentdb), and the websites were toplevel, so ...
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How to check if a page is customized/ghosted in SharePoint 2007

How do you tell if a page is customized/ghosted in SharePoint 2007? Can I use SharePoint designer? I know that customized pages have an "i" icon next to them. However, what about page layouts in the ...
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Unable to checkout doc when using VPN connection

When I connect to a library with checkin/out and versioning enabled I get the following message when checking out and editing a file "This document could not be checked out to your local draft ...
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Sharepoint repository migration

I just recently joined a company where someone else has developed a sharepoint 2007 portal which contains documents on every portal sites and and it uses sqlserver 2005 database and it has some ...
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Can't Activate Office SharePoint Server Publishing Infrastructure

When I try to activate the Publishing Infrastructure at the site collection level I getthe following error. The Office SharePoint Server Standard Web application features feature must be ...
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SQL Server 2005 vs SQL Server 2008 on SharePoint 2010

I'm writing a recommendation for an upgrade scenario from SharePoint 2007 to SP2010. Customer is currently running x64 SQL Server 2005 SP3 on Windows 2003 Server. Does anyone have pros/cons for ...
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FlexListViewWebpart + custom XSLT (MOSS 2007)

I am working as a sharepoint consultant for 2 months now. Recently graduated so everything is a bit new to me. At the moment i am trying to figure out the flexlistviewwebpart, a webpart to allow the ...
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Nested CAML Querie results in exception “ Some part of your SQL statement is nested too deeply. Rewrite the query or break it up into smaller queries”

All, I am trying to mimic SQL"IN" operation using CAML. Lets take a scenario where we need fetch all the ListItems with ID within a list of IDs. The target list is realy large ( 50k records) ...
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Quick Links not showing in custom Master Page on Web Part page

I have created a new custom master page & I've got everything working (including showing the QuickLinks on the left on default.aspx & any "built in" SharePoint pages, such as "Shared ...
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Is there a way to have a document be copied and sent to an “outside” location when uploaded?

Is there an OOTB way for a document to be copied to an external location when it is uploaded to SharePoint? I know I can create a workflow to do this, but I would like to see if there is a way to do ...
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Can I use .NET 3.5 language features in Sharepoint 2007

Can I use .NET 3.5 language features in SharePoint 2007. I want to use LINQ on an in memory collection (SPListItemCollection for example). I want to write extension methods. Can I do this with ...
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Is there a way to set crawl to go through columns in a document library but not within a document?

I have a document library in which I need to crawl the columns within that library but not crawl the text within the documents themselves. The documents are OCR'd pdf's from a scanner. Is there a ...
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How do I display an Excel (or any) document with Custom Masterpage Applied?

I created a custom "master page" for our SharePoint site. On this site, my users need to have the Excel/Word documents open up "on the page", instead of opening up in Excel/Word/etc. I'm fairly new ...
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SharePoint list template repackaged, forms now unavailable (“cannot get ghost document”)

I had a SharePoint solution with a number of features packaged inside. I can't list them here, but it looked something like this: Features (Scope): (Site) MyDocument Content Type (Site) Log List ...
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How to migrate MOSS 2007 portal into share point 2010?

I have my company intranet portal in Moss 2007,i need to implement it into 2010,What are the possible way to do this.is that possible to restore the content data base in 2010 portal.
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MOSS 2007 & FIPS Compliance

I'm looking to set up MOSS 2007 (unfortunately we can't use 2010) in a FIPS-compliant way. We will be using Server 2008 (or R2) in FIPS compliance mode and will be using SQL 2008 with TDE and ...
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Get ContentTypeId In NewForm.aspx URL QueryString

I've been trying to access the ContentTypeId in the NewForm.aspx querystring. Knowing that will allow me to set up conditional statements to display information specific to a Content Type. My ...
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Customize Content Types In a List

I'm working on a SharePoint List that employs multiple Content Types. I would like to add a jQuery floating-draggable DIV containing information specific for each Content Type. I have successfully ...
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MOSS TimerJob “results” are not appearing on the sites

I have weird problem with my custom timer job... My timer job rans perfectly and shows succeeded in tmr status page BUT no changes don`t appear in these site collections. I have heavily logged ...
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View restriction at a page level

I want to create a page with a special view of one list, but I want that only one user can access this page. Is it possible? MOSS 2007
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What are the advantages of SharePoint 2010 over SharePoint 2007?

My current employer is thinking on migrating from MOSS 2007 to SharePoint 2010. What would be the extra features that will be available for them? I already know about the huge improvement of the UI
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Accessing the content database directly

Is accessing a content database is not a 'best practice' or 'advisable' or it 'should' not be done as Microsoft can withdraw their support if it is done? I just want to know if it 'can' be done in the ...
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Reporting Services and .Net sp 2.0

I have an issue when installing the .net 2.0 sp2. Reporting services stops working. It this an known issue?? Any of you have had this error as well??
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Can a sharepoint security patch automatically upgrade your sharepoint installation.

Can a sharepoint security patch automatically upgrade your sharepoint installation. Recently my company experienced an outage after installing a bunch of Microsoft Security patches and automatic ...
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Microsoft InfoPath [closed]

How to add data from sharepoint list to InfoPath form??
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Sharepoint 2007: best practice to put external database data onto web page

I have Sharepoint 2007 site and have to implement filter (comboboxes) for the list of employees stored in external database. I can develop web part with asp:DropDownList(s), data access library and ...
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Can I rename a wiki home page

Is it possible to rename the home page in a Sharepoint 2007 wiki? On all other pages the option is there but on the home page the field is grayed out.
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SharePoint Designer workflow start at specific date/time

Is it possible to start a workflow I've designed in SPD 2007 to start at a particular date/time? Specifically I want to start the workflow on the 1st of November every year. Is this possible to do ...