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Subsite Migration from SharePoint 2007 to SharePoint 2010

We want to Migrate a subsite from SharePoint 2007 to SharePoint 2010 without doing a content DB Migration, we tried with "import/export" commands and failed. Please let me know if we have any other ...
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SharePoint modelling

What is the easiest way to model "complex" relationships between SharePoint objects (Websites, Lists, etc)? I want to store a simple company hierarchy within sharepoint. There are People, Teams, ...
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Language support for Help Desk application template

I am trying to add a new language support to one of the application templates, specifically Help Desk application template. Simply changing the column names crashes the application. The wsp file for ...
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Retreive images uploaded via Infopath

I'm relatively new to SharePoint and got stuck with this problem: I've created an Infopath formular the user can fill out and submit. One part of this infopath formular is a function to upload an ...
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Excel Web Services Error

I have uploaded an xlsx file that I would like to use EWA to display using Excel Web Services. I have confirmed that the site is a trusted location and Excel Web Services is configured correctly from ...
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Error when Customizing Newform.aspx for Discussion Board ('A Folder with the name {0} already exists)

On WSS 3.o I have created an out-of the box Discussion Board called 'dd'. I need to Cusomize the NewForm.aspx. As noted in numerous online articles I deleted the existing ListFormWebpart and inserted ...
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Remove admin rights

My bosses would like a site that the management can access and no one else...including the administrator. How can I remove the administrator from full rights on a particular site?
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Using CrossListQueryInfo, no results?

I have the following snippet of code that works in MOSS 2007, but when used against SP 2010, no items are returned. The 2010 instance is a test upgrade of the content database from the 2007 farm. Has ...
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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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sharepoint 2007 installation an installation package for the product microsoft office document lifecycle components cannot be found

When I try to install MOSS 2007 on Windows Server 2008 R2, the installation stops and I receive the following error: sharepoint 2007 installation an installation package for the product microsoft ...
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What is the impact of disabling the Immediate Alerts Timer Job?

We would like to limit the number of emails that is being sent from SharePoint when items are submitted for approval. In particular we don't see a need for the Task Assigned Email. Is the Immediate ...
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Different Views for Customer page and Engineering Page

I'm using an InfoPath form embedded in a webpart in a MOSS 2007 webpage. I'd like to have a Customer go to this page and see a certain view and not any of the others. After the form is submitted, the ...
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SharePoint 2007 + Visual Studio 2010 + 64bit : SharePoint toolbox items disabled

In order to develop SharePoint 2007 workflows in Visual Studio 2008 on 64 bit, I would create a new (non-SharePoint) Workflow project. Then, I would add the appropriate onWorkflowActivated activities, ...
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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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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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Incremental Deployment locking anonymous sites

i have a staging environment and a production environment . The production environment setting is Allow Anonymous access to the Entire Website. Two times we have observed that once after a content ...
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How to get add new item URL of a list?

I've an application where i show the bunch of lists in a site. I can click add new item right there and i want to redirect the user to the 'add new item URL' for the particular list he has selected. ...
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Declaratively pass parameters to a feature using activationdependency?

is there a way to declaratively pass parameters to a feature using activationdependency? I have a feature defined in ONET.XML that i want to move to a feature stapler, but since it has a property ...
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The eternal crawl: Index server seems to get stuck

Lately, my crawls seem to have stalled. I don't run a very big farm, and I only crawl the farm and a small Intranet portal, maybe a grand total of 180 GB of content, but the crawl will go on for a ...
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Central Administration - Should I see all sites created?

When I open Central Administration am I supposed to see all the sites that have been created on my intranet? Our Sharepoint intranet connects to the default 80 port ...
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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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How do I integrate FAST Search with MOSS 2007?

We have two servers: Server1: MOSS 2007 content with ESP web parts Server2: SP 2010 acting as query server We need to crawl the Server1 content from Server2, and installed ESP web parts on Server1 ...
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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 ...
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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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Workflow Predictably but Bizarrely ending in “Stopped” status

Using WSS 3.0 running on SBS2008. I have an Infopath form library, to which I have used SharePoint Designer 2007 to attach a custom workflow. It's a pretty normal workflow which updates a property in ...
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How do I show alphabetical ordering across all search result pages? [closed]

I am working on MOSS 2007 and trying to order the results returned by the people search alphabetically by name across all pages. Currently the results are sorted alphabetically on each page rather ...
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Workflow stuck in 'Starting' status - MOSS 2007

Maybe someone can help me debug this I've created a simple sequential workflow in VS2008 on server 2003(64 bit) and wspbuilder workflow feature tempalte. When I trigger the workflow manually it ...
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Web Part Permissions

I have main site and a subsite. I installed custom web part in bin and added Safe option to the web config. It works fine on main site but when I go via subsite - I get 403 error. Note - the subsite ...
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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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sharepoint editprofile.aspx always redirects to /Person.aspx, even with mysites disabled

I have a sharepoint farm in which I have modified the global action menu to include a link to /_layouts/editprofile.aspx. This is fine as far as it goes, but when the user posts to this page, it ...
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Integrating WSPBuilder projects in SourceSafe

Is there a way to integrate WSPBuilder projects in SourceSafe? Is there any article regarding this on how to proceed?
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Windows service and sharepoint 2007 workflows

I have a custom windows service, which supposed to check expired workflow tasks and send them back to the originator (run new workflow) plus then cancels the originator`s expired workflow completely. ...
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Manage User Profile Custom Properties using BCS

We want to write a Custom Webservice to pull the User Profile Properties from SharePoint 2007 and should be able to consume the same Webservice in BCS (SharePoint 2010). AIM: 1. Read a User Profile ...
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Integrating Excel and Access with Sharpoint

My problem deals with Excel, SharePoint, and Access all in one. I will try to detail it as best as I can. To start, I have an Access Database containing some forms and 3 tables. These 3 tables are ...
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Site Template MIA

I have uploaded an external template (.stp) to the site templates folder in the Galleries section, but when I go to create a site it isn't showing up anywhere. Any thoughts what I am doing wrong?
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Using JQuery to enlarge the text input boxes in SharePoint 2007 Blog forms

I have a site set up as a Blog Template. I want to use jQuery to expand the size of the text boxes for blog posts in both Viewing and Edit mode (and new mode). Viewing mode is easy. I edited ...
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Sharepoint 2007 - custom context menu for certain file types

I was wondering if someone could help me out with Sharepoint 2007. What I want to do is to add a custom menu item to a context menu (the menu that opens when you click a document or another item). ...
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Why is the alert email for a list truncating the message body?

I have created one SharePoint Blog site. I have one Blog site collection called MyBlog, which contains a list named "Post". I clicked on the "Alert me" in list settings, so that I can get alerts ...
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How to import a large number of files into SharePoint?

I have 500 GB in .pdf and .doc files on my file share and I want to put all of those into SharePoint. What is the best way to do it? I have a database size of 250 GB. I also want to be able to search ...
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A failure occurred when accessing the HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Shared Tools\Web Server Extensions\12.0\WSS registry key

Something has happened to my SharePoint install. If I try to run the SharePoint Products and Technologies Configuration Wizard I get the following error pop up: An exception of type ...
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Is it safe to 'repair' MOSS 2007 via the Control Panel?

Something has gone wrong with my SharePoint install (see http://www.sharepointoverflow.com/questions/4149/stsadm-exe-crashes-on-all-commands), and with the errors involving registry keys and dlls not ...
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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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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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How to Enumerate ALL SharePoint MOSS databases

I want to enumerate all databases used by my SharePoint 2007 system. The stsadm -o enumcontentdbs only handles content db's but I also want the names of the SSP, Search and any other databases used by ...
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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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Best way to build out and configure multiple lists

So, once you have your SharePoint site all planned out, what is the generally accepted or best way to start building out and configure multiple lists, document libraries and content types? Using the ...
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Mysite Migration from SharePoint 2007 to SharePoint 2010 without a Content DB migration

We have 3000 and add users in our SharePoint 2007 farm and they do have their Mysites, Now we want to migrate only 200 users mysites (including the contents) to SharePoint 2010 farm. Want to perform ...
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Permission to trigger SharePoint 2007 custom approval workflow

I've created a custom approval workflow using SharePoint Designer 2007. The workflow is attached to a Forms library where InfoPath 2007 forms will be stored. The workflow is getting triggered under ...
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Project Approval using InfoPath form and workflows

I have an InfoPath form embedded in a MOSS 2007 page. The form is for requesting approval for a project. The submit button submits the form data to a form library. That triggers a workflow to get ...
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Reading from Text File in _layouts folder C#

I'm running into a problem while trying to read from a text file I have stored in my _layouts/myaspapp folder. I've tried everything I've been able to find on the web, but will always either get a ...