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New, Upload, Actions, Settings Toolbar Dissapeared

I have a sharepoint 2007 and all document libraries, lists etc. are all missing the Toolbar that lets you create a new document or upload a new document. I've tried modifying shared web part and ...
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SharePoint 2007: Colour coding list cells

I have a custom list that is comprised mostly of chice columns. All columns have the same options. I've been asked if it's possible to colour the rendered list depending on what choice is made ...
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Allow anonymous user to start workflow in MOSS 2007

I need to send email using workflow in 2007 MOSS when an anonymous user adds an item in the list. With logged in users, workflow gets completed successfully, but with anonymous user, the list item ...
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Need Help | Sharepoint 2007 Excel Export Issue

I am trying to export the data from SharePoint 2007 Form library into excel by form library out of box Export to Spreadsheet option. The view getting imported having folders for each Year-Month, And ...
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Is it possible to grant a group access to a specific wiki page?

I have a SharePoint 2007 wiki library and want to grant all authenticated users READ access to specific pages without granting them READ access to the entire wiki library. Is this possible with ...
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How do I display the results of a CAML query on a data grid in sharepoint 2007?

I want to develop a custom web part for SharePoint 2007. How do I display the results of a CAML query on a data grid? The grid view should be customizable, and should not adversely affect performance. ...
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Locating MySite profile import data

I am attempting to find where our SharePoint 2007 MySite gets it's information from. There are certain fields that are not updating correctly all the time. I have been unable to find where to even ...
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Issue installing an Event Receiver Sharepoint 2007

I've generated a event receiver with WSPBuilder and used the addsolution and installsolution on stadm successfully. The solution is showed up on Site Features, I activated and didn't work. So, I used ...
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Preventing alerts from being sent when programmatically updating list item

I have a feature receiver which batch updates a particular field / column in my list. Code is provided below. NB: This is very simple list item batch processing code which I got from ...
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SharePoint and SalesForce.com Chatter communication

I need to retrieve updates in a particular Chatter Group to display them in a SharePoint WebPart. It will be just one-way communication from Chatter to SharePoint. Can anybody guide me about: How to ...
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Displaying list item details to specific users

I have a custom list with a field called as participants (Multi person column). I want that, only users who are creator, in participants list or owners of site should be able to view the details of ...
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Does SQL server 2005 installs full blows VS 2005 install too

I have an MOSS enviroenment, my Threat Vulnerability team keeps asking me can we update the Service pack 2005 for Visual Studio installed on the SQl box, so my sql box has basiclly Full blown SQL 2005 ...
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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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Moving SharePoint 2007 Lists/Lookups between subsites within same site collection

We have a list 'Leaders' that we want to move from one subsite (A) to subsite (B) that is in the same site collection. I had gone into 'Site Actions' -> 'Site Settings'-> 'Modify All Site Settings' -> ...
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How to configure the behavior of SendToOfficialFile.aspx

I am currently troubleshooting an issue with missing content type metadata after using Send To to publish document stored in secure subsite to top site document library. The source document library ...
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How to Configure Mixed Authentication in one page - Moss 2007

Is it possible to have mixed authentication in one page(url)? For eg: If a user may internal or external based on that AD authentication or Form authentication should validate the user. That is login ...
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How to automatically move a document from one library to another, based on a column selection in MOSS 2007

I work for a medical insurer who receives hundreds of faxes a day requesting Prior Authorizations. The current process we have in place has faxes received digitally by our fax server, then dropped ...
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SP 2007/2010 Web Services: How to update a choice field that uses a non-XML character?

So, I have a Choice field in a list with a couple choices similar to the following: M & P: Deliverable M & P: Action Item And what I am attempting to do is update these fields using the ...
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Has SharePoint 2007 SP3 really reached end of life?

Is SharePoint 2007 as a product and SP3 end-of-life? This link of Microsoft Support Lifecycle seems to suggest so, but there are usually "extended extended support" options for paying customers.
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How to let users only be able to give permissions with 'contribute' as the highest level? SP 2007

I have to give a few users the ability to give permissions however I would like to limit their ability to only give permissions as high as "Contribute". They cannot have the ability to grant, Approve, ...
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Why does Explorer View have to be created as public by default?

We have removed Explorer View from the ribbon and the list of available views for the SharePoint site's users. However the Admin users still need Explorer View. To ensue all the Admins had Explorer I ...
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Issue with list attachments when content approval is enabled

I have a very simple custom list in a Sharepoint 2007 which I'm having an issue with attachments disappearing when content approval is switched on and I edit an item that was previously approved. It ...
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Emptying all site recycle bins

Is it possible to empty all recycle bins in a site collection? I tried going into the recycle bin located on the admin page but it was empty.
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How do you change the slide master in a slide library using Sharepoint 2007 and Powerpoint 2007?

I'm using a slide library in sharepoint 2007 in combination with powerpoint 2007. When I want to create a new presentation by using a slide that is stored in sharepoint I get a little problem. Copy ...
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Trying to delete duplicate workspace

I've got a hosted SP2007 environment. I don't know much about this site but I was asked to delete a duplication in the workspace. I'm not sure how. This is what I'm looking at. There are two dates ...
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What permission level is required to create a view of a document library?

I have a group of users that need to be able to add/edit documents to a library but not create their own view. What permission level should I give them?
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Why do Rich text boxes appear as plain text boxes on some PCs?

We run SharePoint 2007. Some PCs, when displaying pages to be edited within SharePoint display the Rich text boxes as simple text boxes. The text is shown in a plain font with HTML commands embedded ...
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Unable to Contact Destination Server while Copying file to another library

We are currently unable to copy files (Send To -> Another Location or Existing Copies). I did my part of research on google about this error and didn't found much. So to skip all the did you try this ...
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Issue generating an Event Receiver Sharepoint 2007

I'm new in Sharepoint and I'm generating an Event Receiver. I've created a new sharepoint blak project, added an event receiver, created the hierarchy(12/TEMPLATE/Features/MyEvent/elements.xml and ...
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Document Created by office 2013 uploaded in SharePoint 2007 is not edited using office 2007

My environment is sharepoint 2007 Farm. we are on the upgrade of Office 2013. 60% users have office 2013 and upgrading is still going on. The user upload a document created by office 2013 and upload ...
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Why can't I create a new issue tracking list alert with a daily or weekly digest?

A site owner in my site collection created a new Issue Tracking list from the default list template, then added a handful of custom columns from the default list of available column types. When they ...
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How to set value to fields of List item getting values from the folder that it is in?

I have some folders with some properties(Name of project, Project Number and etc.) When I create a item inside of this folder I need to fill out these information again for the item. I would like to ...
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Infopath Form with Password validation

we have a request from a client to add some type of password validation to one of their info path forms. This means that before the user could submit the form they would somehow be prompted for their ...
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Deploying webpart on a single server

How can I deploy web part on a single server ? I have 5 front end servers in my farm and I have a solution file but i want to deploy web part to only 1 server I know i can add it using STSADM then ...
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The way to modify the content of wp on all pages

I have a question, basically I have a SharePoint 2007, and I have some particular pages a cross the portal which contain a Content Editor Webpart. I would like to be able to modify this CEWP, by ...
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SharePoint 2007: Calculated column - formula for calculation based on column containing NA

In a SharePoint list, I have 6 numeric columns that can contain numbers in the range (1,4). However, one or all of these columns may contain "NA" value. There is a separate calculated column which ...
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Order names in people picker

Is there a way to order the names in a people picker? In my Document Library a person's name is attached to the docuemt when it's uploaded and as you can see below the names are ordered by first name ...
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How do I make date fields read only

I have two date fields that I need my end users to see but not modify. How can I achieve this in the best manner? I am not very versed in code so any detailed ideas you can provide would be great!
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When I create a workflow item with collect how do I specify which list it is added to

A site I'm maintaining has several existing work flows that use the Collect action to create new task items in various lists. I'm trying to add a new workflow/list pair but I can't find how to set ...
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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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What is the difference between SPContext.Current.Web and SPContext.Current.Site.OpenWeb()?

My colleague found that some scenarios of working with SPWeb objects depend on how you obtain them. I'm not talking of impersonating with UserTokens - that another story. But at times when you write ...
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Is there a way to only clear a specific item from the recycle bin?

I know I can empty the recycle bin for a site collection with the following: public static bool EmptyRecycleBin(string siteCollection) { try { using ...
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How to delete a item from list without updating it

How can i delete a list item from a shrepoitn list without updting the list. my problem is that there are 10,000 users who interact with same list (cannot change scenario) and if one user deletes the ...
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Converting Infopath 2007 to Infopath 2014

We are migrating from MOSS 2007 to SharePoint Online 2013. We have some InfoPath 2007 forms we would like to migrate. Any suggested way to approach these? Have not tried but what happens if you ...
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MOSS 2007 Event ID: 2478

CATEGORY: Gatherer Event ID: 2478 The search service stopped the filter daemon because it was consuming too many resources.A new Daemon will ne automatically be started , and no user action is ...
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Custom CSS shows in IE10's IE7 emulator, but not in actual IE7

I'm at wit's end here and looking for help. I have a SharePoint 2007 page that uses some home-made JavaScript CEWPs and custom CSS files. When I open the page in IE10 and push it back to IE7 using ...
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Cannot specify an Audience for a Summary link web part: “no exact match was found”

I would like set an audience on a Summary web part. This reason for this is the fact that two groups of users have access to the page on which it will be shown, let's say members and admins. One ...
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reset list column width to default in sp 2007

okay so a few weeks ago I adjusted the width of a column in one list and as a result all the lists seem to be reflecting the change (very wide fist column). I did this by following the instructions ...
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Edit Items = Edit Pages?

When users have edit permission on a list or library, they can edit the views and forms associated with it. Is there any way to restrict edit permission to ITEMS only? Editing items and editing forms ...
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Search a sharepoint 2007 site from a sharepoint 2010 instance

We are in the process of migrating some remaining content to our sharepoint 2010 instance, in the meantime we wanted to set up our 2010 search so that it had the capability to search our entire 2007 ...