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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 create XML file from sharepoint Library items metadata

I want to create XML file from share point document library (SP 2007 document library) items metadata. How can i create the XML file?
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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We have a 2013 farm that is crawling a 2007 content source with a lot of outdated content in it.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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Get SharePoint Survey List Column Seperator into SharePoint Custom List

We knew that "Seperator" column from SharePoint Survey list plays big role. And now have a requirement from my client to get the Seperator column of the survey list into SharePoint Custom List. How ...
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MOSS 2007 - Search return results with empty text, only icon

I encountered a strange behavior today with my MOSS2007 Enteprise site and the search module. When I launch a search, here is the result I get: For each line, there is a thumbnail but no text ! In ...
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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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How to export .wsp solution files from SharePoint 2007 Farm

I want to download/export all .wsp solution files from SharePoint 2007 farm in order to deploy them again on new environment. How can i export or download .wsp files? I don't want to extract .wsp ...
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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 ...
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Setting up Quota for Subsites

I expect to have 1000+ subsites in a site-collection and would like to setup a quota for the subsites, is that possible in SharePoint 2007 & how ?
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Best way to build out and configure multiple lists

So, once you have your SharePoint site all planned out, what is the generally accepted or best way to start building out and configure multiple lists, document libraries and content types? Using the ...
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Displaying Page list items in RSS gives wrong title

I have an external site at which I'm displaying news using Sharepoint Pages. I would like to publish these news pages using RSS, which works fine. But the title is the file name without the file ...
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WSPBuilder 80/resources folder not deploying files. Why?

I've created two folders under 80 folder, resources and bin. resources contains a folder usercontrols which has ascx file and bin has dlls. The purpose of having usercontrols folder under 80\resources ...
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Where is the SharePoint object cache stored??

We have experienced a strange issue in SharePoint. We backed-up and restored a site collection from WebApp1 to WebApp2 and both the site collections have Publishing Features activated (BLOB CACHE was ...
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Can you detect permissions on a list via Ajax or SharePoint web services?

The context for this is the SPServices or Imtech (SP)LookupAddNew function that let you add new items to lookups without navigating to the target list. Can we avoid adding the link for users without ...
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How do I copy list item metadata (version history) from one list to another list using C#

When copying list items from one list to another list, how can I access and copy the item's version history?
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Site collection Disaster Recovery?

One of the Site collection Administrators has deleted the Site Collection mistakenly, so we want to restore it back. What would the best approach ? Some of the SQL stuff: SQL Full backup -> Every ...
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Migrating content from one content database to another

We have a content database on our live moss server. It contains one site collection with several sub-sites. I'm using the stsadm export command to produce a cmp file, then moving this to our test ...
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Applying default.master to a custom .aspx page in the _layouts folder

I am using SharePoint Server 2007 + C# + .Net 3.5 + VSTS 2008 + ASP.Net. And I am using collaboration portal template. I am developing a custom aspx page and put it in _layout folder of a site and I ...
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SharePoint hit counter is not displayed

I followed the instructions here: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/825532 After that when I preview my page, I can't see the hit counter. I learned that it may be related to permissions of the site ...
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Not able to move web parts from the edit page view

I just completed work on a Publishing Site collection for MOSS 2007 that is using a custom master page that I developed. The stylesheet that I am using holds all the overrides of the core.css. This ...
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Strange Workflow warning in Sharepoint farm

I keep getting a large number of the following warnings in my SharePoint Farm. Event Type: Warning Event Source: Office SharePoint Server Event Category: Workflow Features Event ID: 7397 Date: ...
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Where/How do I find my Farm ID for SharePoint 2007?

I am interested in finding the Farm Id of my Farm. Where is it located or how do I otherwise find it?
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AD Groups of one domain/farm( 2013) not showing up on SharePoint(2007) in another domain

I have SharePoint 2013 and 2007 environments, i have created test AD groups on 2013 farm and would like that to show up on 2007 farm. Note - 2013 and 2007 are different domains SharePoint 2013 Farm ...
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Tasks list: Workflow action: Create New List item

Within my workflow using SPD I am using the "Create New Item" action to create a new Task list item this is fired when a holidayrequest item is created. My problem is I cannot see how to create/store ...
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Integrating Excel and Access with Sharpoint

My problem deals with Excel, SharePoint, and Access all in one. I will try to detail it as best as I can. To start, I have an Access Database containing some forms and 3 tables. These 3 tables are ...
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SP 2007 Checked Out document discrepency

In SP 2007 Doc Library, we created a view that displays only checked out documents by user. However, the user is seeing a different document count than what others are seeing. They see 1261 documents ...
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Active Directory group added in sharepoint 2007 site not able to access the site

When I add active directory group into SharePoint permissions and give it read permissions, users of that group are not able to view the site. They get access denied error. What do I check to see what ...
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Twitter on SharePoint 2007

I have been tasked with adding a twitter feed to a SharePoint 2007 site. I have attempted to use the widget code that twitter generates for users and I have only been able to get the text "Tweets by ...
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Export Sharepoint list to files and folders?

Does anyone know of a way of mass exporting files and folders that are stored in document libraries inside Sharepoint lists? I've got this old Sharepoint site after a bankrupsy that we don't need ...
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RunWithElevatedPrivileges doesn't work in Webpart Constructor

With Sharepoint 2007 I am using RunWithElevatedPrivileges to write to the Event Log, but if I place the call inside the Webpart constructor, I get a "Request Failed" message. However, if I put this ...
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SharePoint and Workspace synchronization error

I have few document libraries in my SharePoint 2010 site and same holds in my sharepoint workspace.Recently I had made some changes from workspace and after modifying the document when I am trying to ...
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Migrate wiki Sharepoint 2007 to SharePoint 2010

How can I migrate the Team Wiki from a SharePoint Foundation 2007 instance to a separate SharePoint Server 2010 Standard instance? I would like to preserve the page names and the individual pages.
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Calendar View to Hide 12:00 AM

Dealing with SharePoint 2007 Calendar view. We are trying some javascript via a content editor to hide the "12:00 AM" when viewing the data from a calendar view. It's only hiding the first ...
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Approval Workflow with both serial and parallel steps

Is there any way to have both a serial and parallel steps in an Approval or Signature Collection Workflow? The rough workflow I am after looks like: User Submits Parallel Approval by users: A, B, ...
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Sharepoint 2007: How to update an item of the attached library within a Workflow?

I am new user to SharePoint and creating a Workflow where an item in the attached Library needs to be updated upon certain conditions. The SharePoint Help tutorial mentions not to update a data field ...