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How optimised is CAML queries in Moss 2007, specifically with multiple DFWPs on the page

I have created a linked data source of two lists: Pages News categories (custom list) Because there are no more than 5 news categories in the second list I am confident that my XSL won't have any ...
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copy one column value to another column in a list

I have a list named ABC in MOSS 2007 List has 2 Views (All Details and Multi Location) 2 columns (BA-tech and BA for both views) BA- tech field is "Single line of text" type and BA field is "Look ...
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Security Update for Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 (KB2687405) 32-Bit Edition ' could not be installed. Error code 1603

I tried to install KB2687405 Security Update for Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 Service Pack 2 (12.0.6421.1000), but I am getting the below error. "Windows Installer reconfigured the ...
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Filtering a list annually

I am creating a list that tracks annual training and I was curious if they was any way I could filter the view by 30 days out and 60 Days out from their next required training.
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Export SharePoint 2007 site with content to SharePoint 2013 Foundation

Current we have SharePoint 2007 (Moss). Now are planning to upgrade (not exactly upgrade, creating new one) to SharePoint 2013 Foundation Server. So I want export couple of sites with content directly ...
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Post data from an HTML web form to a SharePoint 2007 list

I am trying to collect data from my user on an HTML web page in a form. Then I need for that data to post to the SharePoint list once the submit button is selected. The webpage is on the same ...
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Unable to modify input and output locations after migration an InfoPath 2007 form to SharePoint 2010

First of all, I’m not expert with InfoPath but I have several years of experience with SharePoint 2010. This means I’m not newbie but I feel completely insecure working with InfoPath. I am trying to ...
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Workflow approval inside a group

Working on a sharepoint workflow to a group (of 5 people), where any three of the five needs to approve or only 1 needs to reject in order for the workflow to be approved/rejected. How do I set up ...
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Content DB restore problem (SP2007)

I'm having an issue restoring a content database and hopefully one of you guys can help me out. I'm trying to replicate a live issue environment in a new temporary dev environment for troubleshooting ...
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Very Large SharePoint .bat file

I discovered a .bat file backup that is very large, 49.7GB, and taking up nearly the entire D: drive. The path is C:\Program Files\CommVault\Simpana\iDataAgent\JobResults\CV_JobResults\iDataAgent\MS ...
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A content not crawler in SP2007 search service

we have a SP2007 search service attached to our SP2007 server used to create and store some PDFs. Every night an incremental crawl job starts, and everything works fine... but some night ago (4 sept ...
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How to get a list of alerts on MOSS 07

I need help getting a list of alerts on a MOSS 07 server. I'm trying to use STSADM. I saw the getproperty command for STSADM so I tried. STSADM -o getproperty -pv alerts-enabled -url ...
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How to remotely read list item permissions in Sharepoint 2007?

I have a console application which needs to read list item permissions from lists in a Sharepoint 2007 farm. I just need to read permissions, not change them. The console application does run ...
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Calculated Column [Today] work around?

Ive been doing alot of reading into getting [Today] to work within a calculated column but im starting to wonder if theres a better solution staring me in the face Basically we have an asset register ...
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Date Modified in document library explorer view is not correct

When viewing certain document libraries, and their documents through the explorer view, the date modified column is not showing the same date as the modified column in the web view. The web view, as ...
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Embed MP4 and make not downoadable

I have the task to embed a mp4 video on our Sharepoint 2010 or 2007 Site. The video should play in IE9+ and Chrome. Also the video should not be downloadable by anyone. I know that there is no ...
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will a Child site Homepage affect main parent page?

If I hit the "Make Homepage" button on a child site, will it affect other other pages on the site? Will it affect the parent homepage? or other child site homepages?
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Book lending list in Sharepoint 2007

This is my first question on this site. My task is to make a Book lending list in Sharepoint 2007. Requirements are: I need to store who has the book, from date - till date Users can request books, ...
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2007 List multi line Rich text randomly disabled when edit

With our 2007 list form in edit mode, the multiple lines of text columns of type Rich text (Bold, italics, text alignment)... (we have two on the form)... become disabled not allowing data entry or ...
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Using a picture as a hyperlink

I apologies in advance for what may be remarkably straightforward but i'm conscious i haven't the IT skills required to do this without it being spelt out. I'm using Sharepoint 2007 and quite simply i ...
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How to add values from a “Person or Group” list column type to workflow email To or CC field

On SharePoint 2007 I have a custom list with a custom content type. The content type contains (among other things) a Person or Group typed column that allows the creator to add additional ...
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Conditional Automated Email Alerts in SP2007 based on list entries

I need a SP 2007 list to auto generate and send an email to an email address that is an attribute in the list 60 days prior to an expiration date that is also an attribute in the list, without 3rd ...
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the IF(OR) statement

I am trying to nest 6 IF(OR) statements in SP 2007 for a calculated field in a list - But it seems as if it is getting too long, and I get the syntax error thrown at me. I tested half of the length ...
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Get Web Part name from GUID

We're migrating from SP2007 to SP2010 and are seeing some error messages about missing web parts during the upgrade, but the error messages only list the GUID and not the web part name. Is there a way ...
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Distinguishing between save and submit

The requirement is to implement an Infopath 2007 browser-enabled form without any custom code. This form is published as template to a sharepoint forms library and the forms themselves are stored in a ...
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Export location of documents in library

I am using SharePoint 2007.. I have a document library with folders and folders inside folders and documents in each folder. How can I export a list of all my documents to excel or CSV to give me ...
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Why does the rich text editor sometimes show HTML code instead of rich text?

I have a list in a SharePoint 2007 site with some rich text fields (type - 'Multiple lines of text'). Most users use the rich text editor and Internet Explorer to edit these fields. When editing list ...
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Identify SharePoint Designer Workflows using Custom actions

We have a very large Web Applications which has around hundred OOB workflows and some might be using custom actions as well. How can I get the list of the workflows which are using these custom ...
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Immediate-alerts Email Notification not sending emails

The alerts are working, but for some reason the " Send e-mail when ownership is assigned" on a task list is not working. A task is assigned to a user however Immediate-alerts are not sending the ...
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Moving multiple documents within library

I am restructuring my SharePoint folder system and need to move multiple documents at once within the same library. For example, I have one 'bucket' library with about 1000 documents, and I would now ...
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Can't open or rename SharePoint 2007 folders with plus sign in name

We still have SharePoint 2007. I have users who have created/are creating folders with names starting with a plus sign (+). I can't see the folder when I'm accessing the SharePoint document library ...
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Locating a Custom Action in SharePoint 2007

I am working on upgrading an old MOSS application, and among other things it contains a custom action clearly visible in one of the libraries. I have set up a new CustomAction element in my new farm ...
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Formula for Overdue Items in SharePoint 2007 List

I am trying to build a SharePoint List to keep track of overdue Requests for Information.. My client wants this list to show the # of overdue responses each time he logs into SP. My main columns ...
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Newly uploaded Excel workbooks not showing in Excel Web Access in SP2007

Weve been having an issue recently regarding workbooks not showing within Excel Web Access on Sharepoint 2007. EWA is displaying a message stating "The workbook that you selected cannot be opened. ...
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In a DVWP my Multilookup column is not returning IDs, only column values

I've added a DVWP to a page. The DVWP shows data from a list with a multi value lookup column. The value returned for this column is in the form: value1;value2;value3. Now I want to render this ...
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Date picker show format differently when publish as a web-based form in SharePoint Library

I have a Infopath form that contain a date picker. I set the date picker's date format to be 'DD/MM/YYYY'. When I preview the Infopath form, the date format is correctly displayed. However, when I ...
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Error when running configuration wizard sharepoint 2007

I am trying to run the configuration wizard to upgrade our SharePoint environment, which consists of one front end server and one SQL Server. I am getting this error. An exception of type ...
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Date column changed to Date and Time Column not showing times

I have several lists that need to be changed from Date Only to Date and Time in order to merge the lists in Access and generate reports. I changed the radio button on the column to Date and Time, and ...
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My Webpart does not see Field in a list

I am writing a webpart for SharePoint 2007 and have 1 problem with accessing list by a webpart. I have a list with lets say 10 fields and I am using this fields by a webpart without problem. But ...
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Column Visible in Standard View but not in Datasheet View or Edit Document Properties

I customized the standard Shared Documents library in the following ways: Renamed the "Title" column to "Description" Added new columns to the default view ("All Documents") The Description column ...
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No 'edit' button on sharepoint 2010 after upgrade from 2007

I've upgraded a SharePoint 2007 (12.0.0.6421) database to SharePoint 2010 (no SP's or anything yet) and I noticed that there is no edit button that brings up the ribbon to edit a page in the upgraded ...
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Count characters in text field

I have a simple custom developed list that contains three columns, one of these columns should take maximum 7 characters, otherwise problems are caused, thus I want to make the user aware of the ...
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Sharepoint 2007 Designer Workflow not automatically starting

Im a newbie to sharepoint workflows and sharepoint designer and am stuck. Im creating workflows associated with sharepoint lists. These workflows work perfectly if they are manually started from ...
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View for Last Approved Revision

Is there a way to create a view that displays (and links to) the last approved revision of a document or list item, even if you have permission to see the new draft version? My library has major/minor ...
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Sharepoint site creation problem

Ok, I am no SharePoint guru, and inherited this mess. So here is the scenario: SharePoint 2007 site collection has several subsites. in one of the subsites, when you try to create a new site, the ...
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Does SPList.ItemCount equal SPList.Folders.Count plus SPList.Items.Count?

I'm trying to do some inventorying of SharePoint 2007 content and have been scratching my head over this for a while now. I understand from MSDN that SPList.ItemCount counts all folders and items ...
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SharePoint 2007 datasheet view not working after install of Microsoft Office 2013

Data sheet view worked in MS Office 2010/IE8 but since I was upgraded to MS Office 2013/IE10 data sheet view does not work. I do not have a option to go back to MS Office 2010/IE8. SharePoint 2007 is ...
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How do I copy data from one Lookup Column to another LookupColum through Access?

I am moving a SharePoint List from 2007 to 2013. The only method I have found that is working so far is to move it through Access. I have become stuck now that I am trying to move a column that is ...
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How to sort a Document Library exported to Access 2013 by filename

I have a SharePoint 2013 list that I have linked to MS Access. When I try to sort the table by the file name, the option to sort A ---> Z is grayed out. What is the limitation that I am running into? ...
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How to update List Template

I have a list with several columns and different views. I used a list template (.stp file) to create my list. But in case of future updates or modifications, I want to be able to update my .stp file ...