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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 ...
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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 ...
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Where are my Themes in SharePoint Designer _themes folder

I am trying to brand a SharePoint 2007 Site Collection and have created a new theme. I use to see it in the _themes folder of my SharePoint designer. For reasons unknown to me, I can no longer see ...
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Is it possible to pass a parameter from a form web part to a data view web part?

Is it possible to pass a value from a Form Web Part to a Data View Web Part? The value from the Form Web Part needs to be passed to a column field in the Data View Web Part for a calculation. The ...
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SharePoint search web service error (NTLM) when called from HttpHandler

Here is my scenario: I have a SharePoint site I am working on, and it is on one server farm. In this site, I have created an HttpHandler that uses a SharePoint search webservice that is located on a ...
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DWP file is not updated in the web part gallery by the stsadm upgradesolution command

I am trying to update a DWP file in the web part gallery by using stsadm upgradesolution. Here is what I am doing: Created a web part, put it in feature, packaged it in solution by WSPBuilder, ...
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like sql dependency in shrepoint list

Can we do list dependency in sharepoint like 'sql dependency'.So we can fetch data in our catch if nothing change in list.can we do this? Please help
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Data Query Webpart and Two Sharepoint lists

I have two SharePoint Lists: A & B. List A has a column where the user can add multilple references (displayed as hyperlinks) for each entry to entries in B A: B: ... | ...
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How to add a textbox to a DWP webart and passing paramters

Not sure if this can be done using OOTB webparts. I have a list and i want to use webparts to display a master detail view. But i need a text box in one of the a webparts so that users can type in an ...
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Access denied to list created via ListTemplate in a feature

I've created a feature to create an instance of a custom list. The provisioning part of my feature is: <Elements xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/sharepoint/"> <ListTemplate ...
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Custom Edit Form for a Picture Library SharePoint 2007

I want to create a custom edit form for a picture library, and change the default edit form for all picture libraries to a custom edit form. My question: how to create such custom edit form for a ...
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SharePoint Dropdown Vaue not updating in to Dataview webpart with SQL backend

I have a data view webpart and its source is a sql server database table(2005). I have the data view setup to be able to edit some of the fields inside the dataview. Instead of providing the user ...
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IE Never finishes loading SharePoint page when JavaScript is disabled

I am working on a solution that loads SharePoint pages in a copy of IE. When the page finishes loading an event is triggered that executes some code in the application that wraps IE. Now this all ...
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Custom Picker Editor Control

I have lookup column, but the data in this column is very large.I want to create a custom picker control like (people editor control) in sharepoint. Please help me. Thanks,
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Write DataSet to Document Library

I have an ADO.NET DataSet object that I want to write to a document library for future reference (kind of a caching mechanism as this data doesn't change often but is read frequently). I know that I ...
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Does replacing an assembly in the GAC cause a reset?

So, I have a web part I wrote that is not working correctly, I get "object reference not set to an instance of an object." it works fine in dev, but when I installed in prod, it doesn't. Anyway, if I ...
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401 Unauthorized error when trying to browse a sharepoint site with host header on the server itself

I have an NTLM sharepoint site with host header on the Server. When I try to access this site from the server locally It asks me for the credentials 3 times and then finally giving me an unauthorized ...
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Is the Webbot include method supported in WSS v3?

I was given a website which I'm guessing the end client built in Front Page. I was asked to move it to the same client's SharePoint server. The website markup has 3 include statements on each page of ...
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Where is the NewForm.aspx definition in Help Desk application template?

I am trying to hide a field (Customer) from the Help Desk application template for WSS 3.0. There should be a setting for this in the feature definitions but I couldn't find it. Does anyone know?
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Sharepoint documents physical location

physical location of the stored documents , is it stored on sqlserver or just the meta data stored in sqlserver and the document is stored in sharepoint only accessible folder?
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Constrain column view to one line

I have a task list that has a single-line text column, a Status column and a Modified By column (among others). It appears that the default view has the single-line text column taking up all the room ...
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Searching a SharePoint 2007 list, which also returns matching substrings

I'm having issues with the provided Search WebParts. I'm currently using the "Text Filter" WebPart because it is the closest to what I need. The problem with that one is that it only searches through ...