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Restrict list drop down choice

I have a list of requests and I want to restrict the users from skipping a Status, so if the list item is at Status 3 they can only change it to 4. This is because everytime the request moves to the ...
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SharePoint 2007 CQWP Limitations:

Morning all, I'm using SharePoint 2007 Standard SP3 I'm interested in getting some opinions on the best way to surface content from one part of a SharePoint 2007 site collection into another. I ...
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Dreamweaver spry code and associated CSS file to a SharePoint 2007 web part

Anyone had success with creating a Dreamweaver spry (menu or accordion) and transferring the code and associated CSS file to a SharePoint 2007 web part?
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SharePoint 2007 Automatic Workflows

Is there a way to create a workflow that will check an entire list. I want to create a workflow that will check all of the entries in a list for a particular item. I do not want to have to fire the ...
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Unable to save excel to SharePoint 2007

I have a user who is having issue saving changes he made to an excel file stored in a document library. He has contribute access to the library. The setting on the library does not require check out ...
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What benefits does SharePoint offer over Notes/Domino?

I was not sure where I should ask this question but this seemed like a right place. So here it goes. I have been working on Notes/Domino for over 5 years now. There was a lot of chatter, which I ...
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How to get datetime from SharePoint 2007 web services

How can we get a datetime value of a listitem from SharePoint 2007 using web services? (so we cannot use SharePoint server-side object model or CSOM). The site could use any regional settings / ...
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Safari,not able to save list items

I am using Safari 6.0.5 on mac 10.8.5 with SharePoint 2007. I am trying to edit an existing entry in a list that has a custom edit form. Edit is OK, but when I click OK or submit , nothing happens. ...
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SharePoint 2007 data view web part - using datetime from querystring in CAML

I have a SharePoint list, with a Start Date (internal:StartDate) and End Date (internal:_EndDate) that I am displaying with a data form web part. I have a static version of the part working perfect. ...
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How to change image in Content Editor webpart on page refresh?

We need to change the image in a Content Editor web part when a page is refreshed. Is this possible?
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After migration from 2007 to 2010, docx files stuck behind login

One of our users has a personal site used as a document repository for his students to access and download docs. Files saved as .html or .mhtml can still be accessed without a login, but the same ...
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How to trace a users actions?

Is there any way to find out if a user tried to complete a task? Scenario: We have a custom approval workflow (SP Designer). Each user updates a document, then completes a task. Pretty straight ...
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How to remove a list from a view if a specific counter is met

Here's my scenario. SharePoint 2007 Standard Sp3 I've been tasked with creating a room booking system for a series of seminars. Each seminar has a specific headcount. The end vision is that we ...
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Crawling Issue in moss 2007

When I start a full crawl I am getting below error log and then crawl status become Idle Crawling this document could not be completed because the remote server did not respond within the ...
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People or group column not working on datasheet view

I am facing an issue related to a custom group mapped to a list column. I have a custom list with a custom column "Responsible" of type "people or groups" with following settings, Allow multiple ...
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Bulk print in MOSS 2007

I have a MOSS 2007/WSS 3.0 Site that acts as a document repository. There is a search web part that displays results in the form of a grid. Each item has a checkbox, User can select multiple documents ...
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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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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 ...