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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 = ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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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CQWP and Announcements Body [closed]

I', trying to display the Body property of an Announcements List in my CQWP, but it is always blank. In CommonViewFields I've tried to set Body type to Text, RichHTML, Note... all with no result. ...
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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 ...
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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? ...
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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 ...
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WSPBuilder quick copy to bin

I've been developing a web part and making use of WSPBuilder's handy 'Copy to GAC' menu option to redeploy the corresponding DLL when I make a change. This is nice and speedy so I don't have to do a ...
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Cross site lookup in SharePoint 2007

I need to add a lookup column to an existing list in a sub-site in SharePoint 2007. The data would come from a sibling sub-site. How can I do that? I see the option to add a lookup column, but that ...
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Can a workflow be associated to a folder without custom code?

My client has a document library that contains a folder for each "case" they are working on. These "case" folders contain various documents related to the case. They would like to be able to add a ...
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Programmatically Adding a Publishing Page

Has anyone at all look at uploading a file to/using an existing SPFile in the PublishingPageCollection.Add() method? I'm referring to this override specifically: ...
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SharePoint Incremental or Full Crawl run but does not update the index [closed]

We have setup full crawl everyday at 12:00AM and incremental crawl every 5 minutes. I checked the Shared Services Administration: SharedServices1 > Search Administration > Content sources page and ...
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MOSS 2007 Excel Services Webpart Formatting

Is there an easy way (i.e without programming & deploying a custom webpart) to remove the column/row headers in an Excel webpart view on a MOSS 2007 site? Customer sees: A B C ...
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What are the best wiki options for SharePoint

We are using MOSS 2007 enterprise. Can anyone recommend a good wiki solution for us to use? all the best
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auto populate fields in a form

is it possible to auto populate fields in a form without using infopath? example: user chooses (a) in field 1. this choice auto populates fields 1 and 2. thanks!
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Adding a Link “Advanced Search” next to ootb search

How do I add a link "Advanced Search" next to the OOTB search (top area where I see the title of the site, etc.) Print shot is here
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How to Group DVWP Rows by a Joined Source Field?

I have a joined data source of 2 sharepoint lists and am trying to group by category and setup conditional formatting, yadda yadda yadda, in a DVWP using various fields within these lists. I'm able ...
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How to write a SharePoint WebPart with multiple Controls

I have a stock chart and some other controls in my SharePoint WebPart... I am unable to call all the controls in the WebPart, only one control displayed in the WebPart or the ASP server controls ...
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How can I tell what type a web part is?

I'm trying to analyse how an existing MOSS 2007 publishing site is composed but I don't see any obvious way of identifying the type of the various web parts already in use within pages. Is there any ...
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Calculated Field IF expression separators

I'm creating a list with some calculated fields from code that use IF expressions. fieldCalc.Formula = "=IF([Field1]=0,[Field2],[Field3]&\" (\"&([Field4]/[Field5]*100)&\"%)\")"; ...
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How to: Adding icon/sign besides every returned search result?

How to create a web application level feature that displays a small icon/sign that is located besides every returned search results ? The Client wants a custom web part for MOSS 2007 and SP 2010, ...
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SharePoint and Silverlight web part versions

We have a customer with several SharePoint installations, both 2007 and 2010. We are looking at developing Silverlight web parts. Is there a depenancy that you must use Silverlight 3 for SP 2007 and ...
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Picture Libraries - Disable check-in/out

I have a number of users who are uploading large quantities of pictures into a picture library. The other users are unable to see the pictures that have been uploaded because they are remaining ...
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Permissions Value Sharepoint

I have two site collections existing in two different web applications. I am the site collection administrator of both. I have created an HTML file which is placed in the layouts folder and uses the ...
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Apply new master page in Team Site and Wiki Site - MOSS 2007

I'm trying to customize the layout of the Team Sites and Wiki site in MOSS 2007. The idea is to brand it to the client's needs. I'm thinking in applying new master pages to both of them, but how can ...
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Can SharePoint 2007 and 2010 databases live in the same server without issues?

We are setting up a new SharePoint 2010 QA server and would like to use the same SQL server as our SharePoint 2007 QA server. Are there any issues or gotchas with this strategy?
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Configuring SharePoint 2007 with Apache Reverse Proxy — issues with relative URLs

This question was posted at ServerFault before I realized there was a community dedicated to SharePoint here. Essentially, we've been tasked with placing our entire SharePoint 2007 app behind an ...
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Training videos hosted on SharePoint?

Rather than drag the whole company into training when we roll out a new project, we have started developing short training videos. We'd like to host these in our SharePoint (MOSS) intranet and ...
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What decides which machine a Timer Job is run on?

What decides which machine a Timer Job is run on for jobs that have a lock of type JobLockType.Job? Is it completely random?
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Missing “People and Groups” List Settings menu

We have a fairly large public facing publishing site in which we've just noticed that the "Settings" menu is missing from the "People and Groups: All People" menu. I'm not sure how long it's been gone ...
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Best way to update an in memory cache across a SharePoint farm?

We have 3 front-end servers each running multiple web applications. Each web application has an in memory cache. Recreating the cache is very expensive (>1 min). Therefore we repopulate it using a ...
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force users to upload the files to library only in naming convention

We have a multiple document libraries used in different projects in Sharepoint. Each document library in each project needs to have a unique naming convention for the files. For example. One of the ...