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SP 2007/2010 Web Services: How to update a choice field that uses a non-XML character?

So, I have a Choice field in a list with a couple choices similar to the following: M & P: Deliverable M & P: Action Item And what I am attempting to do is update these fields using the ...
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How to let users only be able to give permissions with 'contribute' as the highest level? SP 2007

I have to give a few users the ability to give permissions however I would like to limit their ability to only give permissions as high as "Contribute". They cannot have the ability to grant, Approve, ...
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Why does Explorer View have to be created as public by default?

We have removed Explorer View from the ribbon and the list of available views for the SharePoint site's users. However the Admin users still need Explorer View. To ensue all the Admins had Explorer I ...
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Emptying all site recycle bins

Is it possible to empty all recycle bins in a site collection? I tried going into the recycle bin located on the admin page but it was empty.
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monitoring unused sites (not site collections)

I have a really large SharePoint 2007 environment with lots of site collections and each site collection has a number of subsites. I would like to monitor whether these subsites are used. I know there ...
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Trying to delete duplicate workspace

I've got a hosted SP2007 environment. I don't know much about this site but I was asked to delete a duplication in the workspace. I'm not sure how. This is what I'm looking at. There are two dates ...
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Why do Rich text boxes appear as plain text boxes on some PCs?

We run SharePoint 2007. Some PCs, when displaying pages to be edited within SharePoint display the Rich text boxes as simple text boxes. The text is shown in a plain font with HTML commands embedded ...
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What permission level is required to create a view of a document library?

I have a group of users that need to be able to add/edit documents to a library but not create their own view. What permission level should I give them?
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Issue generating an Event Receiver Sharepoint 2007

I'm new in Sharepoint and I'm generating an Event Receiver. I've created a new sharepoint blak project, added an event receiver, created the hierarchy(12/TEMPLATE/Features/MyEvent/elements.xml and ...
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Document Created by office 2013 uploaded in SharePoint 2007 is not edited using office 2007

My environment is sharepoint 2007 Farm. we are on the upgrade of Office 2013. 60% users have office 2013 and upgrading is still going on. The user upload a document created by office 2013 and upload ...
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How to set value to fields of List item getting values from the folder that it is in?

I have some folders with some properties(Name of project, Project Number and etc.) When I create a item inside of this folder I need to fill out these information again for the item. I would like to ...
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Deploying webpart on a single server

How can I deploy web part on a single server ? I have 5 front end servers in my farm and I have a solution file but i want to deploy web part to only 1 server I know i can add it using STSADM then ...
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The way to modify the content of wp on all pages

I have a question, basically I have a SharePoint 2007, and I have some particular pages a cross the portal which contain a Content Editor Webpart. I would like to be able to modify this CEWP, by ...
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Issue with list attachments when content approval is enabled

I have a very simple custom list in a Sharepoint 2007 which I'm having an issue with attachments disappearing when content approval is switched on and I edit an item that was previously approved. It ...
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How do I make date fields read only

I have two date fields that I need my end users to see but not modify. How can I achieve this in the best manner? I am not very versed in code so any detailed ideas you can provide would be great!
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When I create a workflow item with collect how do I specify which list it is added to

A site I'm maintaining has several existing work flows that use the Collect action to create new task items in various lists. I'm trying to add a new workflow/list pair but I can't find how to set ...
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How to delete a item from list without updating it

How can i delete a list item from a shrepoitn list without updting the list. my problem is that there are 10,000 users who interact with same list (cannot change scenario) and if one user deletes the ...
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MOSS 2007 Event ID: 2478

CATEGORY: Gatherer Event ID: 2478 The search service stopped the filter daemon because it was consuming too many resources.A new Daemon will ne automatically be started , and no user action is ...
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Custom CSS shows in IE10's IE7 emulator, but not in actual IE7

I'm at wit's end here and looking for help. I have a SharePoint 2007 page that uses some home-made JavaScript CEWPs and custom CSS files. When I open the page in IE10 and push it back to IE7 using ...
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Converting Infopath 2007 to Infopath 2014

We are migrating from MOSS 2007 to SharePoint Online 2013. We have some InfoPath 2007 forms we would like to migrate. Any suggested way to approach these? Have not tried but what happens if you ...
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Edit Items = Edit Pages?

When users have edit permission on a list or library, they can edit the views and forms associated with it. Is there any way to restrict edit permission to ITEMS only? Editing items and editing forms ...
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Search a sharepoint 2007 site from a sharepoint 2010 instance

We are in the process of migrating some remaining content to our sharepoint 2010 instance, in the meantime we wanted to set up our 2010 search so that it had the capability to search our entire 2007 ...
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How to configure a calendar to accept only a limited number of items

Can anyone advise if it's possible to configure a SharePoint 2007 list so that only accepts a specific number of entries on a specific date? I have a calendar that has been set-up as a seminar self ...
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Single Wsp From Multiple Wsp Sharepoint 2007

I have Sharepoint 2007 three Project. Each one have WSP. Now I have to create single WSP from all of three WSP. How to create One WSP from 3 different WSP in sharepoint 2007 using visual studio 2008. ...
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One user gets “access denied” when attempting to log in

Our intranet site is built on SharePoint 2007 and has been operational for a few years now. Our users import automatically from AD into the intranet site, and new users can typically log into the ...
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Best way to turn off SharePoint for clean Point In time backup including the MOSS configuration?

MOSS 2007. Two Web Front Ends Load balanced with MS. One MOSS Server. One SSRS Server which is really a Web Front end. Two SQL Servers Clustered with MS. Content DBs are over a Terabyte so a native ...
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Sharepoint 2007 Jsonp Web Services

Is there a way to get list items from a sharepoint 2007 site via JSONP? I am trying to do a cross domain call from a 2010 instance of sharepoint.
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Event handler for routing to records center not working

I have the following piece of code that is tied to an event receiver whenever I update a file to a document library. If there are any existing records that have the same value for the NIT column that ...
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SharePoint 2007: populating listColumns with information from MySites/User Profiles

Can anyone advise if it's possible to populate a list column with information from either a MySite or the User Profiles, specificaly the Department. My scenario is that an internal client is 100% ...
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reset list column width to default in sp 2007

okay so a few weeks ago I adjusted the width of a column in one list and as a result all the lists seem to be reflecting the change (very wide fist column). I did this by following the instructions ...
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Anyway to discover whether content of picture libray linked to?

I'm reviewing the content of a SharePoint 2007 site and have found a picture library that was created a few years ago the content of which I believe is no longer required. Is there any easy way to ...
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event handler properties call

I was reading this nice article about basic event handling in sharepoint http://karinebosch.wordpress.com/walkthroughs/event-receivers-walkthrough1/ but while doing the exercise a question arised: Why ...
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Getting a white page on IE 10, Firefox and Chrome

When trying to open a SharePoint URL on IE 10, Chrome and Firefox, the browser is displaying a white page. Page is loading correctly on IE 8. Also, this issue is occurring on my machine only. I tried ...
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Avoid duplicate elements on a list

I have the following requirement: I have a site with multiple lists and a single content type associated with them. The content type has a text column (ID) that has to be unique for each document ...
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Can a Document Library URL be changed to a new one

Can a document library URL be changed from an existing one to a new one? I am on MOSS and user requested to change the existing document Library URL to a different one. Can this be done?
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SharePoint 2007 not sending Emails

I have created a standard Collect Feedback Workflow within Sharepoint which is set to trigger when a new file is added into a document library. When I add a new document, SharePoint sends an email to ...
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Creating a Vacation/Holiday Request Form in SharePoint 2013

I am having difficulty in creating a holiday/vacation request form in SharePoint 2013. I have loosely based my solution from a different guide which was tailored for SharePoint 2007 which can be found ...
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Generating the Word Document with SharePoint list data

I have an issue with exporting the list data from sharepoint to microsoft word (docx). Basically, the export succeeds, I can move the data from the list to the word document using xml (XElement etc) ...
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How to customize SharePoint 2007 in Visual Studio 2010?

How to customize SharePoint 2007 in Visual Studio 2010
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How to pull a report for all the Site Collections/Subsites

I have a MOSS environement and business users would like to know how many SharePoint Sites we have, in short how can i pull a report that will give me the information of the Site Collections and ...
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Can open Word in SharePoint on one computer but not on another, why?

Have external users who are able to open and edit Word documents in SharePoint at a university but cannot do so on personal computer at home. What are some of the reasons for this difference?
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spsite exist or not

How can i check if spsite exist or not ? I have a web address www.portal2010.com/internalportal/employeesites Now when i try to open web and spsite it opens upper level spsite instead spsite mysite ...
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MOSS Upgrade from SP2(June 2011 CU) - SP3

My organization is asking can we upgrade from SP2(jUNE 2001 CU) - SP3, my question is is it OK to be on jUNE 2011 CU or its a risk.I am only worried that we have alike 2TB of data and lot of Custom ...
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Unable to Contact Destination Server while Copying file to another library

We are currently unable to copy files (Send To -> Another Location or Existing Copies). I did my part of research on google about this error and didn't found much. So to skip all the did you try this ...
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PDF files requires login on Anonymous sites

We have an anonymous site that is extended from a web application ( hosting an Extranet site). This extranet site contains some documents. While accessing pdf docs from anonymous site, its asking for ...
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Group by lookup's other columns

I have a list called Projects which contains a bunch of fields (Title, Region, and many more). I then have another list called Project Tasks which has a lookup into a project. I'm trying to make a ...
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How to show the document ID on a document template?

I have a SharePoint 2007 document library with an associated template. I want to display the document ID from the document library on the template. Insert > quick parts does not show "ID" as an ...
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Setting value of a Sharepoint lookup column with more than 20 items

How can i set the value of sharepoint form field dropdown box(lookupfield) in sharepoint list form when the form gets saved (using jquery) Note: the lookupfield (dropdown formfield renders as input ...
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Item{“LookUpField”} giving error

I am trying to get field value but keep getting using code, if(listItem["myLookUpColumnName"] != null) Exception Value does not fall within the expected range. What can i do to avoid this ...
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Linq & SharePoint 2007

Morning all, I'm aware that LINQ was packaged with SharePoint 2010 but I'm wondering on the feasability of tools such as Linqpad with SharePoint 2007. I've recently inherited a SharePoint 2007 farm ...