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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 ...
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How to configure a calendar to accept only a limited number of items

Can anyone advise if it's possible to configure a SharePoint 2007 list so that only accepts a specific number of entries on a specific date? I have a calendar that has been set-up as a seminar self ...
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Single Wsp From Multiple Wsp Sharepoint 2007

I have Sharepoint 2007 three Project. Each one have WSP. Now I have to create single WSP from all of three WSP. How to create One WSP from 3 different WSP in sharepoint 2007 using visual studio 2008. ...
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One user gets “access denied” when attempting to log in

Our intranet site is built on SharePoint 2007 and has been operational for a few years now. Our users import automatically from AD into the intranet site, and new users can typically log into the ...
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Best way to turn off SharePoint for clean Point In time backup including the MOSS configuration?

MOSS 2007. Two Web Front Ends Load balanced with MS. One MOSS Server. One SSRS Server which is really a Web Front end. Two SQL Servers Clustered with MS. Content DBs are over a Terabyte so a native ...
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SharePoint 2007: Options for building an interactive floor plan

I'm interested in the community opinions / experiences on something that I've been tasked with recently. I have SharePoint 2007 Standard. Our FM department have indicated that they'd like IT to ...
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Sharepoint 2007 Jsonp Web Services

Is there a way to get list items from a sharepoint 2007 site via JSONP? I am trying to do a cross domain call from a 2010 instance of sharepoint.
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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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Event handler for routing to records center not working

I have the following piece of code that is tied to an event receiver whenever I update a file to a document library. If there are any existing records that have the same value for the NIT column that ...
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SharePoint 2007: populating listColumns with information from MySites/User Profiles

Can anyone advise if it's possible to populate a list column with information from either a MySite or the User Profiles, specificaly the Department. My scenario is that an internal client is 100% ...
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How to check if list item exists using item URL

At the moment I am trying to delete list item file using this code, SPSecurity.RunWithElevatedPrivileges(delegate() { using (SPSite site = new ...
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Anyway to discover whether content of picture libray linked to?

I'm reviewing the content of a SharePoint 2007 site and have found a picture library that was created a few years ago the content of which I believe is no longer required. Is there any easy way to ...
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How do I restrict search to current site and sub-sites only on a custom Search UI page

The intent is to allow users to create sites and sub-sites, add document libraries and make the sub-sites searchable. I am thinking I need to create a site template with a custom Search UI page that ...
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Can't open PDF document

I am able to open a PDF document that is uploaded on staging but not able to open same document from development server. Its all working on IE but not on Chrome browser, I wonder if its related to ...
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SPServices - Problems reading from a list on a public site with anonymous access

I'm trying to use SPServices to read from a list, store the data in some arrays and call the data back onto a page when it's needed. This works in the back-end version of our site (where our authors ...
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event handler properties call

I was reading this nice article about basic event handling in sharepoint http://karinebosch.wordpress.com/walkthroughs/event-receivers-walkthrough1/ but while doing the exercise a question arised: Why ...
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sharepoint designer 2007 failed to load workflow

One of our client is not able to open the workflow after we did the following Created the SharePoint 2007 workflow in our environment Exported the site with the workflow The client imported the ...
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MOSS 2007 authenticating users only from a single AD group

I have an AD group called "internal users" which has read-only access to the whole root site for my site collection. Everyone is fine with the access, as long as I don't move them out from this group ...
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Avoid duplicate elements on a list

I have the following requirement: I have a site with multiple lists and a single content type associated with them. The content type has a text column (ID) that has to be unique for each document ...
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How to add field programmatically to list (without adding it to CT)

I'm adding here a field to the list, but it adds itself to a default content type, how can I add it to library but not to CT? SPFieldBoolean flagField = ...
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Generating the Word Document with SharePoint list data

I have an issue with exporting the list data from sharepoint to microsoft word (docx). Basically, the export succeeds, I can move the data from the list to the word document using xml (XElement etc) ...
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SharePoint 2007 not sending Emails

I have created a standard Collect Feedback Workflow within Sharepoint which is set to trigger when a new file is added into a document library. When I add a new document, SharePoint sends an email to ...
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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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How to customize SharePoint 2007 in Visual Studio 2010?

How to customize SharePoint 2007 in Visual Studio 2010
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How do I set a recurring event on every 8th day of the month?

I want to create a recurring event in a calendar to be every 8th weekday of the month. I see that the options for this include first, second, third, fourth and last. It kind of just doesn't make sense ...
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How to pull a report for all the Site Collections/Subsites

I have a MOSS environement and business users would like to know how many SharePoint Sites we have, in short how can i pull a report that will give me the information of the Site Collections and ...
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Can open Word in SharePoint on one computer but not on another, why?

Have external users who are able to open and edit Word documents in SharePoint at a university but cannot do so on personal computer at home. What are some of the reasons for this difference?