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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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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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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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Newbie errors with my 1st workflow

I am learning this with a nice book but after following all steps I have the 3 following errors Error 1 Activity 'onWorkflowActivated1' validation failed: Cannot resolve Activity 'Workflow1'. ...
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Sharepoint 2007 Create Reports

I'm really new to sharepoint and I'm using sharepoint 2007. I need to create reports from the document libraries and lists. But i don't know how to do it. In a forum I saw I have to use "Reporting ...
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Where is the css file being defined?

I'm editing an aspx layouts and its master page, and somebody has already linked a custom css file in designer in the Manage Styles pane. Where is this defined in the code? I can't find it anywhere. ...
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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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Filenotfound exception while opening a site using SPSite object - x64

I've created a simple asp.net application to open a site and display the title of the corresponding web. But i'm getting FileNotFoundException while trying to open the site. The same code works ...
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Summary of recent events web part

How can I acumulate recent changes on one single start page. I want to see latest changes as a single stream, with things coming from various lists like news, forums, document libraries etc etc and I ...
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Is it possible to install MOSS 2007 on Windows 7?

Is it possible to install MOSS 2007 on Windows 7? If so; how?
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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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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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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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Activity stream for SharePoint 2007

Are there any web parts for SharePoint 2007 offering an activity streaming facility?
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how to validate SharePoint:formfield

I have a data view web part and it does insert,delete ,in edit mode it save and cancel button.The data is based on a custom list.In the list i have set the max to 4 but in DWP it doesn't seem to work. ...
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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 can I use MS Web Test to upload files to SharePoint?

I created a web test to upload a file to SharePoint and also made sure that the file that I upload while recording gets deployed to my test out folder by following this article: ...
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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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List view column re-order logic

Has any one implemented a custom re-ordering logic similar to the one as seen on the view settings page of list/library which lets the user to specify the order of the columns. I tried searching for ...
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How do I develop my first web part?

I am a newbie in SharePoint development and I have an Oracle and ASP.NET background. Can you please guide me to any tutorial which can take me from building Web parts to showing them on a SharePoint ...
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Content for this URL is excluded by the server because a no-index attribute

The crawler crawls everything successfully except the below URL http://localhost/alums/lists/324324_classnotes/brown,%20harold%20jr.%20'74 where it gives an error in the crawl log like "Content for ...
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View/Edit document Properties from a Client Application

I want to view and edit the properties of a Document using a windows form: Is this feasible? To be more clear, when you click on "Edit Properties" for a document inside a Document Library in ...
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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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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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How to inherit parent site permissions when creating subSite using webservice

Using Sharepoint 2007 webservices from a .Net web application I create a subSite (CreateDWS method). I was originally hoping that the parent permissions would be inherited but no such luck. ...
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What could cause DatePicker to render blank iframe?

I'm witnessing a strange behaviour of the DatePicker control which renders on some machines the expected table with '30 boxes' <IFRAME style="Z-INDEX: 101; POSITION: absolute; WIDTH: ...
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How can I get the job-immediate-alerts stsadm property setting to work?

Despite my running the following command: stsadm -o setproperty -pn job-immediate-alerts -pv "Every 1 minutes between 0 and 59" the immediate alerts timer job runs every five minutes. What do I ...
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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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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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Create custom reqacc.aspx for a site collection

is there an easy way to point a single site collection to a custom reqacc.aspx page when users request access? This custom request form would be specific to one site collection within the portal. All ...
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CAML query get listitems between a specified Row Index Boundary

Is it possible to get listitems between a specified Row Index Boundary from a list using CAML Ex: if there are 10000 records I would like to fetch records between 201 - 250
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Event receiver will not change

I deployed an event receiver feature on a task list (it restricted access to the task for everyone except the assignee, among other things). Now the requirements changed, I commented out the ...
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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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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 ...
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The Canary has timed out for form

I have a MOSS 2007 site with a document library which uses an InfoPath 2007 form in the browser to collect information from the users. It has a number of views used to group like data elements. The ...
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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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Quick Reference Guide for Site Settings?

Is there a "quick reference" guide or "cheat sheet" type document for each of the available options within the "Site Settings" page in Sharepoint 2007 ? The settings page that I'm talking about is ...
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How to add items to a wiki page library in Sharepoint via Web Services?

Well, the title says it all, There is not information around about this, the only link I found related to this problem, is: http://sites.google.com/site/sharepointwikiuploader/ and it doesn't really ...
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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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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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Anything wrong having a page with Data view webpart with no master pages

I created a page using SDP added some Data view webparts in and it works fine. But when i try to use Jquery it doesn't work. Any ideas why?
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Please wait while scripts are loaded

I am using MOSS 2007, with our End-Users using IE7 on Windows XP. We have a particular site collection where End-Users are responsible for editing their own content. When these users go to Site ...
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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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Sharepoint Blog and Articles

Can any body please give me link of good blog or site for sharepoint where daily added good article for sharepoint.
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Get the node value using js or jquery in SharePoint Designer

<tr> <td width="25%" class="ms-vb"> <b>Inclusion:</b> </td> <td width="75%" class="ms-vb"> <xsl:value-of select="@Inclusion" /> ...
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Changing Page Title to match view names

I have been creating different views on a list and have noticed that the page title is always the list name regardless of the view that was selected. Is it possible to change the title of Page to that ...
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Setting ItemId for FormField control in Page_Load doesn't work [closed]

I have a FofmField control on my custom site, nothing fancy: <SharePoint:FormField runat="server" ID="formField" DisableInputFieldLabel="False" FieldName="Comments" ControlMode="Edit" /> If i ...
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Conditional Formatting not working on a drop down list [closed]

I am trying to set a conditional formatting on a drop down list whose data source is a SharePoint List. The Info Path form is opened in a browser. The conditional formatting goes something like this ...