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SharePoint 2007/2010 Custom Access Request Page

Does anyone know were to start to create a custom Access Request Page or how to modify the default behavior. We would like to use our own workflow behind the Access Approval for a specific site ...
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Deploy multiple WSPs to specific web application or globally in MOSS 2007 environment

Install-SPSolution -Identity $solutionName -WebApplication $webApp -GacDeployment -Force But I get cmdlet not found error. Please can anyone help me out.
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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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SharePoint List Filters search options

I am using SharePoint 2007 and want to know if it is possible to search on part of a value within the specified column I link to within the list. Currently it is set up to 'search on first name' ...
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How to find the lists which are using custom columns in MOSS 2007 environment at web app level using powershell?

I have deployed a solution which creates a custom column/field to the entire web app. But the solution doesn't contain any features. Now I want to find the lists where that custom column is used. ...
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password management on FBA SP2007

Is there any form of password management with forms based authentication, like password reset or someone managing it centrally? This is SP2007
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Sharepoint 2007 - cannot discard current draft

Ive been investigating this problem but am yet to find a suitable answer. We have a draft sharepoint page that someone accidentally deleted a web part from. The published version is still fine and ...
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Use XOR in a calculated column in SharePoint 2007

Is it possible to use the XOR operator in a calculated SharePoint column in a list? If yes, what is the syntax for it and can you give me an example?
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How to get all the custom content types in MOSS 2007 site or site collection level using powershell script?

I tried using $site.rootweb.ContentTypes but it returns all the content types in the site. I only want to return the custom content types that are created by users. Please someone help me ...
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Sharepoint site Windows authentication and FBA

I have an Extranet that use SharePoint 2007. The users of this Site use Windows Authentication(AD) but there is also some External Partners that use this Site that don't have AD is it possible to make ...
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Best password management for SP2007

I have a sharepoint site(2007) where there is a document library that needs to be shared between the members of the site and a group of 20 that are not. What would the best way to go about this? At ...
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How to find the List of activated features on MOSS 2007 environment?

My requirement is If i have given the web application name it should traverse through all the site collection and sites then it should show the list which contains the activated features. Please ...
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requirements for a sharepoint 2007 repository(doc library or other)

I have got these requirements and I was just wanted some ideas on how to implement them on SP2007. The provision of a repository (document library or other) for documentation to be shared. Secured ...
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How to resolve full names from a Person or Group column (that contains multiple entries) in a designer workflow

I have a custom list with a custom content type, with a workflow, on SharePoint 2007 as outlined in this other StackExchange question. I'm using a Person or Group typed column to contain a list of ...
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Creating a living copy of a shared exchange calendar

Thank you for taking the time to answer my question. I am building a platform for my team to view all of our calendar events through SharePoint. Our calendar is setup through the manager's personal ...
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Sharepoint portal running slowly SP2007 MOSS2007

Recently my SharePoint portal was randomly running slowly(loading pages and opening documents etc.) I recycled the application pool for the portal and paused the full crawl. Which seemed to fix the ...
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Will exceeding 2000 documents in a SharePoint 2007 Library folder degrade only the performance of that library?

I know the work around is to create multiple folders with no more than 2,000 documents in each folder. I just need to know if every site collection would be effected? Would it make a difference if ...
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SPService arrange choice

I am using the SPService Sparrangechoice, it seems to work only for the first column and I cant seem to make it work for multiple columns CODE: <script src="/sites/eservices/SiteAssets/2.js" ...
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Copy List Item to a new item in the same list with workflow designer 2007

I have a SharePoint list item with all of the fields filled in, and want to simply copy that item to create a new one. I want to create a button on a list item which will “copy to new” and then ...
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How can I use SPFolder.WelcomePage?

I found that I can set this property for any folder in a library. But what does it do? I thought I would get redirected to this welcome page when I click in the folder. Instead nothing is happening. ...
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Bulk print in MOSS 2007

I have a MOSS 2007/WSS 3.0 Site that acts as a document repository. There is a search web part that displays results in the form of a grid. Each item has a checkbox, User can select multiple documents ...
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MOSS 2007 Search not working in Custom List

We have a custom list with a field that is single line of text, 10 characters. When the user uses the default ShaerPoint search box at the top right of the page to search for a value in the list, ...
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SharePoint 2007 Powershell - Overwrite documents that require check out

I'm trying to build a PS script for a SharePoint 2007 which will loop through a list of site collections and update files within the 'Style Library' folder. foreach ($file in $files) { $stream = ...
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Toolbar Colour Change

I was wondering if anyone could help me. I have tried everything from themes to finding the web parts ID. I would like to change the colour of the web parts toolbar background and font (from the ...
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Sharepoint external access via vpn

We have a SharePoint 2007 server. The sites can be accessed within the internal network. We want external users to access this site. I have configured VPN but when the address used to access ...
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Update User's Email Directly in T-SQL?

We inherited a SP 2007 server. We were told to use MembershipSeeder to manage users. One of the users has misspelled email address. MembershipSeeder does not have option to update email address. ...
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Workbook.CheckIn always produces an error the first time it's called? (x-posted on StackOverflow)

This question is cross-posted on SO here. I have some workbooks stored in a document library on Sharepoint 2007. I want to check out a workbook, modify it, and check it back in. Using the following ...
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Using Text Filter WebPart, Users cannot Edit in Datasheet

I added a text filter webpart to my custom list. When I enter in text then select "Edit in Datasheet" option from Actions Menu. I get error "Web Part Error: There is no valid configuration for ...
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Your license for Microsoft Search Server has expired

When I queried for search in MOSS 2007 portal, I encountered an exception that states : "Your license for Microsoft Search Server has expired" Microsoft Search Server 2008 Express Trial was installed ...
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What kind of IIS 6.0 configuation is needed with a MOSS SharePoint 2007 system

I admin a MOSS SP2007 service pack 3 (32 bit) farm of 1 sql server (shared) and 1 machine that runs all of sp2007 (windows 2003, 32 bit). The VM has allocated to it 2 CPUs and 8 GB of memory. Recent ...
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Creating a cascading list between sites

I am attempting to create a link/cascading column between lists located in separate sites. Is this possible in out of the box SP07? I am only finding this functionality if using lookup columns in the ...
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Programatically adding SharePoint groups to Group Quicklaunch

I'm programatically creating a new site with associated groups (Owners, Members etc) in MOSS 2007 When the site is created, and groups associated with the site, the groups don't appear in the Groups ...
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Creating XML file from document library document properties

I have many documents in document library with different content types. For each document metadata (document properties) in the library i want to create XML file. How can i create XML file from each ...
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How to display information about active and inactive SP2007 workflows?

I'm new to the Workflow Object Model in MOSS 2007, and trying to find an example of C# code that does the same as this SP2010 PowerShell? //get all the lists $lists = $web.Lists foreach ($list in ...
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How can I list all workflows and associations?

How can I list all workflows and associations? I can find the number through the workflows page in the site collection administration, but i need to find the associations of each... This is for MOSS ...
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Excluding items from a crawl based on properties

We have a 2013 farm that is crawling a 2007 content source with a lot of outdated content in it. We'd really like to exclude items from the crawl based on their last modified date, but we're having ...
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Duplicate workflow on the same list sharepoint 2007

i created a workflow on my custom list that does some actions. I want to duplicate the same workflow. I have to do that because many steps are the same. My problem is when i copy and past the ...
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VM Snapshot recovery of MOSS 2007?

Has anybody ever recovered their MOSS 2007 farm from VM snapshots from the night prior? MOSS VM, 2 WFE VMs and a SQL 2005 blade. Say SharePoint becomes corrupted and we just can't fix it. Any good ...
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Task list - alert on completed status

I have a task list and I have set up an alert so that it sends one when the task is completed. Does this only work on the default "completed" option? What if I added another option called "complete" ...
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Upgrade SharePoint 2007 to 2013

I have a need to upgrade our SharePoint server from 2007 to 2013. I have read lots of articles for this migration but I still have some confuses about that. Someone can give me some suggestions for ...
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STSADM.EXE -o restore options

I'm moving some moss databases from one database server to a new one. I've been following the steps outlined in this technet On step 13. Restore an SSP to the new location. I'm coming across some ...
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SP2007 - Default List Template has a custom column

we have a SharePoint 2007 site collection in which a custom column is always included when a list or library is created from default template. This is a site column that seems to be added to every ...
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Invalid modified date while importing Libraries

We're trying to get backup of our website to archive site collection. While doing this, we did move all folders and documents without getting any problem but "Modified date" column changing to today ...
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How can I export to file the User Information List for a site collection?

I would like to export the User Information List to a file including the ID of each user. It doesn't matter if the solution is in C#/PowerShell/SharePoint UI.
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Accessing and updating sharepoint list using SOAP/REST

I have been searching and researching a problem I have been tasked with for a few days and figured now is the time to ask for help. I am a C# Application developer and have the following task. In my ...
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Feature-Site Theme activation leads to error

When I click on the site collection features>Activate(Theme) it is leading to this error. This is happening when I click on site Actions>Create new site and selecting blog under sites and workspaces. ...
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Repeating Rows (InfoPath) in SharePoint Column

I have a field in a repeating table in Infopath 2007 and I've saved the form to the document library and connected fields in the form to columns in the SharePoint site. The only options I see in ...
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SharePoint 2007 Custom List Form No Item Exists

Background: Created a blank aspx page in a folder called SitePages. Attached a master page. Inserted a Custom List Form (EDIT) Rearranged and styled the form with HTML/CSS I have about 9 such forms ...
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How do I get a top-level site list to cascade down to be accessible in a subsite?

I made a list on the top level site called Years. It is just a list of years for tagging documents with. I want this list to trickle down and be accessible within the sub sites. What do I need to do?
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The same web part (.wsp) for MOSS 2007 and SP 2010?

Is it possible to have the same web part (.wsp) for both (MOSS 2007 & SP 2010)? Assume that I want to develop a simple web part, and I want to deploy it on MOSS 2007 and also on SP 2010? So, is ...