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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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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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Getting Version History and What Field has Changed

I am using the GetVersionCollection to get the history information from my list. This seems to be working fine; however, what I need to do is get the version history of the individual item which has ...
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Multicolumn textarea area to insert into SharePoint 2007 but display not correctly

I have a form that use SPServices and have a textarea field for user to insert multi rows data. The data from the textarea can be successfully insert into the SharePoint 2007 column of type 'Multiple ...
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Export table of all versions of list items

Using SharePoint 2007, and I only have client-side access. I can view all versions of each item in a list by using the IncludeVersions parameter as follows: ...
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show contents of a wiki page on as webpart 2007

I want to display a wiki page on a sites main page (2007) I tried doing a page viewer and that displayed the ENTIRE page with top links and quick launch and everything Any ideas on how to show the ...
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Searching large lists

I have a list (approximately 1000 entries) loaded onto a site as list webpart. I would like to be able to search this list with a partial query (ie similar to find in excel or word). I have found a ...
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Best way to upload document to a cross domain

what will best way for me to upload a document to a different site collection in a different domain (also a different farm) using some credentails. Should i use List.asmx web services or Should i ...
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SharePoint 2007 Designer conditionally require a field

I'm trying to create custom form for a SharePoint 2007 document library using SharePoint Designer 2007. Is it possible to make a form field conditionally required based on the selected item from a ...
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Webpart not updating for Read only users

I have a SharePoint page with Two webparts, one of them is a list displaying the previous months, the other is a xsl webpart that displays the news of the selected month using the url. (like ...
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Users get subscribed to the same list more than once

I have developed a timerjob for MOSS 2007 which loops through a variety of subsites and then loops through all users on each site. Code can be seen here The issue at hand is that some of the users ...
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Unable to seperate normal and hidden folder such as “Forms” [SPFolder Object Model ]

While performing certain task in a console application, i am unable to separate normal folder and hidden ones such as "Forms","FormServerTemplates" etc. I am using SPFolder in the obejct model. I have ...
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HTTP Handler not working for MS office extensions

I am trying to map a custom HTTP handler for *.pptx files and for some reason this is not working. My HTTP handler does nothing else other than sending an email when a powerpoint file is accessed. I ...
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Programmatically updated SPList view filter is showing <!#Render Error--> in the view Moss 2007

Am appending a filter condition to a particular view alertview.Query = viewQuery.ToString(); alertview.ParentList.ParentWeb.AllowUnsafeUpdates = true; alertview.Update(); ...
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SPContext.CurrentUser.Groups doesn't return all groups

I have a SharePoint group. I have added an LDAP group (not AD) as a member this group. I am trying to retrieve the groups for the current user (who is a member of the LDAP group) using object model ...
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Error 7888, when restart Timer Job service. Some Timer Job, not all, do not run anymore after service window

This is a SharePoint 2007 farm, with one SharePoint server and one indexserver. Central Administration is running on the index server. After a maintenance stop, some of the Timer jobs on the ...
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SharePoint Site Content Types and Site Columns Galleries are empty

I provisioned a SharePoint (2007) site collection using C# SharePoint API. Pretty standard stuff. Subsequently, I added a couple of site columns, document libraries, etc. and then a child website ...
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Sites that show in navigation are not appearing in the Site Content and Structure screen?

I am looking to rearrange the structure of a site to make its secondary page the default page when clicked upon in the navigation, I understand this can be done through the "Site Content and ...
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How do I Duplicate a SharePoint 2007 Publishing Subsite

I don't know a lot about SharePoint so pardon my terminology and please let me know what additional information is needed. I work for a franchiser who gives each franchisee their own website. These ...
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Manager receives user error when approving a task

I am trying to implement Leave approval workflow in sharepoint server 2007. 1) Created a site of type Task 2) Created a Approval workflow for this task. 3) In the approvers filed, I gave my managers ...
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Updating Webpart programmatically

I have a custom EDIT/NEW/View forms for a content type. i need to change the properties programmatically since i have over 1000sites using these forms static void Main(string[] args) { ...
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I want to create KPI list based on sharepoint list but for empty columns

i have a custom list in which i upload the data the incidents that have violated the targets I have added one more column in the list as Justification. The users are required to update the ...
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Content type issue when migrating from SharePoint 2003 to 2007

I am in the process of performing a database migration from SharePoint 2003 to MOSS 2007. I am using the database migration method. For the most part, the content migrates well. However, there is one ...
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People picker finds group, then says no exact match found

I'm trying to add a group to a document library to give them permission to see it. If I type the group name and ask SP to check it, it says No exact match was found If I search the address book it ...
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Error while attaching content db to a different server

I got back up of content db from a demo server and trying to attach it to a newly created web application in my personal copy of same demo server but not up to date. however I am getting this error, ...
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auto populating infopath forms from SQL Server Database

We are using Infopath Forms to store and manage our server documentation. A lot of the information there is already drawn from the devices (memory, CPU, network adapters etc), and stored in a separate ...
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sharepoint 2007 workflow restarts automatically after 30 minutes

I have this situation: a simple list with a workflow to collect data from user. Then on the Approval Tasks list I added another workflow to send an email to the user with the link to start the above ...
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Opening a document library causes “An unexpected error has occurred” error message

I have a document library that has been used for the last year, but as of today users are unable to access the library. When they try to access it, they get the error "An unpexected error has ...
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Cannot remove file <x>. Error Code: 16388

I've written a tool top copy/paste/delete files accross site collections and then remove the original version from the recycle bin. The method to copy the files is: public bool ...
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Filter webpart sharepoint 2007

Hi I need to add filters on search results page in sharepoint 2007, Please guide how to do that. My requirement is quite similar to Filter webpart on the Search Page Thanks in advance
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Remove count beneath group

I have added a count to the view of a document library. I'm happy with the totals at the top and next to the name (see orange boxes) but I want to get rid of the totals under each group (see blue ...
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MOSS 2007: jquery can't access web methods from custom web parts

I have custom web parts on MOSS 2007 that uses jquery to call my custom web methods. I have been checking my MOSS 2007 Web Application on Firefox with Firebug and on the Console Tab it says 401 errors ...
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Passing parameters to stored procedure in data view web part

I have a stored procedure which accepts 2 parameters. The stored proc is executed as EXEC MySP N'Val1, Val2', N'A,B,C' I inserted a Data View Web-Part and tried to get data from stored procedure. ...
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Suggestion to upgrade MOSS and Infopath 2007 to Sharepoint 2010

At this time we use MOSS 2007 and InfoPath 2007. We developded more than 15 Infopath 2007 forms and a custom workflow as well as some custom extension such as custom list or setting page for the ...
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Business Data Catalog: Application Definition File issue

I created my BDC application definition file with the help of Application Definition Designer. Before exporting the file, I executed the methods and they are all executing fine without issues. I then ...
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Insufficient SQL database permissions for user “”

I'm working with SharePoint 2007 and when I start the search service I keep getting the following error: Insufficient SQL database permissions for user '' in database Test_ConfigDB on SQL Server ...
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Merging 2 SharePoint Sites

I am merging 2 Sharepoint site owned by different people , one in SP 2007 and one on SP 2010. What questions should I be asking to scope amount of work required ? I was thinking about determine ...
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MOSS 2007 Sort a dropdown content column globally

I have a content type which requires all documents to be categorized by a dropdown box. Is there a way to sort the options that are displayed?
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Access Denied some times on default.aspx page?

I am getting "access denied" error some times for "Pages/default.aspx" and some times for different pages too. but if you refresh or type the page is showing properly. I am not understanding where ...
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All users not shown in user report generated for a site using SP Designer

While generating user report for a site using SP Designer, details are shown for only few users. Rest are merged together in 'All Others' category. Is there a way to get report which shows all users ...
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Website cannot be found

I have installed SP 2007 where nine domains are being hosted. Everything has been working correct until now. Right now, some of the domains cannot be displayed. I tried to edit the site in designer ...
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SharePoint 2007 calendar event creation via email

I've SP Calendar with enabled incoming email. If Security policy set to Accept e-mail messages based on list permissions and user who sends a meeting request has Contribute permissions - it ...
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Error message :File extension changes to .aspx on opening any excel or word file in a sharepoint document library

I have a document library in Sharepoint 2007 which consists of few word and excel files. Whenever i try to open a file, it shows the message " the file [filename.aspx] you are trying to open is in a ...
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Users denied access to certain site collection until an administrator opens it

We are having a problem with users getting "Access denied" errors when trying to access a certain site collection. These users all have the proper permissions to the site and have accessed it in the ...
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Cant edit start date in a new MOSS task

This has me stumped I've gone to add a task to a task list on my Team Site. All of the fields are editable except Start Date, which is displayed as a label rather than a Date Picker. I'm using the ...
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Import from Excel Spreadsheet works in IE6 not IE8

I'm having an issue in SharePoint 2007 in IE 8 where, when creating a new List using Excel Spreadsheet Import, I get redirected to a 403 error. This feature works in IE 6 but not IE 8. Can anyone ...
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Configuring SharePoint 2007 with Apache Reverse Proxy — issues with relative URLs

This question was posted at ServerFault before I realized there was a community dedicated to SharePoint here. Essentially, we've been tasked with placing our entire SharePoint 2007 app behind an ...
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HTTPModule Filter returns corrupt data when reading file from SharePoint Document Library

Let's prove how much better the SharePoint Overflow community is as on Stack Overflow there is a big silence when things become difficult, at least for this question. I'll omit the wall of text, for ...
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Jquery : Perform CRUDE operations via UI to Top link bar navigations

I have top link bar navigations with some menus items and sub-items .But my client is willing to perform the curd operations on Menu Items via custom list .Can any one help me how can I solve this ...
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Session Issue in Sharepoint 2007

I have two subsites. Two subsites have the same webpart and Lists. When I recv items by clicking on webpart need to update some lists an ceate a ticket number using id. But I recv items in two ...