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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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Migrate SharePoint 2007 site into Office 365

here I am trying to migrate SP 2007 Site into Office 365. Steps I am Followed. I am saved my site as template .stp (without content) Rename .stp to .cab and extract to et manifest.xml. Updated ...
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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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Replace a DL in all sites in SharePoint

I am required to update a Distribution List in all my MOSS 2007 SharePoint sites in a site collection. Is there a script or way I can do it?
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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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Getting a white page on IE 10, Firefox and Chrome

When trying to open a SharePoint URL on IE 10, Chrome and Firefox, the browser is displaying a white page. Page is loading correctly on IE 8. Also, this issue is occurring on my machine only. I tried ...
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Creating a Vacation/Holiday Request Form in SharePoint 2013

I am having difficulty in creating a holiday/vacation request form in SharePoint 2013. I have loosely based my solution from a different guide which was tailored for SharePoint 2007 which can be found ...
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Account from another domain is unable to access list, yet it can view the list's item

We're currently preparing a MOSS site for migration to another AD domain. When testing a account of another domain The account was granted Full Control rights, and it can access the site However, ...
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Create multiple data records in one go in SharePoint 2007 (storage in an XML Data Source)

what I'd like to do is to create multiple data records (of one type) in one call to the server. The solution needs to work in SharePoint 2007 and the data is stored in an XML Data Source, i.e. an XML ...
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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 ...