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uploading to sharepoint library using mapped network drive causes “Access Denied”

A user has "collaborate" permission on SharePoint Library; through the web UI the user can upload documents, but when using the Windows Explorer view or a mapped network drive led to Access Denied ...
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“The previous instance of the timer job […] is still running, so the current instance will be skipped. ”

The log files in our SharePoint 2007 farm are growing insanely large for about one hour every day. They are fills with these messages: 03/15/2016 08:44:56.92 OWSTIMER.EXE (0x14EC) ...
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Alert user when due date is approaching in task list

I'm using SharePoint 2007 and I'd like to configure a task list to send an alert to the assigned-to user(s) and assigned-by user when the due date for a task is approaching (for instance, when the due ...
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Using custom parameter with a form control as source in Data view Webpart

On a page, I have a dataview webpart to enter a new item in a list. It has just one text-box to enter data in a list field.On submit, the form is redirected to a custom page. I want to grab the text ...
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How to update a SharePoint 2010 list via an InfoPath 2010 client form using code?

I tried to follow in Sharepoint Server 2010 and Infopath 2010 the article: How to update a SharePoint list via an InfoPath browser form using the SharePoint Object Model which is for ...
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Is it possible to autocomplete In-Progress Visual Studio workflows in MOSS 2007

We have MOSS 2007 Custom List with 5 different Visual Studio Workflows on it. So currently the list has 16000 Workflow instances running on the items(Workflows in 'in-progress' state are about 16000). ...
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The web application at [URL] could not be found.

I need to copy SharePoint List items from one SharePoint 2007 farm to another SharePoint 2007 farm. The following code works fine if the sites or site collection are in the same SharePoint farm. ...
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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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What is the best procedure to move SharePoint 2007 (WSS 3.0) to a new server?

Our SharePoint 2007 (WSS 3.0) instance is on the same server as our Report Services. I've been tasked with moving the SharePoint portion to a new VM. Current environment is Server 2003/SQL 2005 and ...
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How to track external URL clicks from SharePoint 2007

I've been asked to track how many times an outside URL is clicked from a SharePoint 2007 page (listed in a links library). I'd like to do this from the page itself if possible. Site auditing has ...
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How can I implement Track Changes functionality with InfoPath 2007/2010 in SharePoint 2007

I need to track changes from version to version in my InfoPath forms that are hosted in a SharePoint 2007 form library. Can someone walk me through what my options are? I need to understand all of ...
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Sharepoint Central Administration 3.0 (2007) - HTTP Error 500.19

I've just installed Sharepoint 2007 Server and starting the Central Administration I first got a HTTP 503. This was due to the ApplicationPool was stopped. Changing the pool credentials I got it to ...
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Sharepoint 2007 Document Library ViewSelector

Here I find myself again wondering why certain things work and some just don't. I was wondering how I could display the View Selector on a document library WebPart? The Site settings AllItems.aspx ...
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Missing “People and Groups” List Settings menu

We have a fairly large public facing publishing site in which we've just noticed that the "Settings" menu is missing from the "People and Groups: All People" menu. I'm not sure how long it's been gone ...
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Modify default text in subject+body in “Send e-mail” section of the “Add users” screen

I would like to modify the default text in Subject and Personal message, on the page: http://(sharepoint)/_layouts/aclinv.aspx Where do I change the text? Thanks :-)
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I want to use ASPCOMPAT=true as an attribute of @Page directive

I get the following error on SharePoint pages: aspcompat not allowed on this page when I try to use it. Please help.
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Unpublish page when using workflow approval

I get the SharePoint access denied page when I try to use the unpublished option on a list item in the pages library. We are using approval workflow and publishing, as well as versioning on the pages ...
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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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Manager receives user error when approving a task

I am trying to implement Leave approval workflow in MOSS 2007. Created a site of type Task Created a Approval workflow for this task. In the approvers filed, I gave my managers name who also has ...
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SharePoint task management issues

I am using SharePoint Server 2007 Enterprise with Windows Server 2008 Enterprise. I have the following requirements about `Task Management and want to know whether SharePoint Server 2007 can implement ...
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Custom theme in SharePoint Designer

Right, I've created a custom theme (TESTTHEME) and have managed to change various css styles etc... to fit in with my design. Now I've come to personalise the navigation I need to drop some new ...
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SharePoint 2007 filtered list does not expand in IE11

Hi can someone help why some IE11 users does not seems to be able to expand the Filtered Group By lists ? Thanks
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Get value automatically similar to Excel's vlookup function

I want to get data from another list automatically based on a column from this list. Let's say the source list shows the ID A, B, C and the related values 1, 2, 3. In my list I show in a column one of ...
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Cannot open document library in Explorer View

This is for a SharePoint 2007 site on which we have various document libraries. One of our users has always been able to use Explorer View on his department's document library but he was recently ...
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Sequential Workflow Transaction Aborted System.TimeoutException

I have created a custom sequential workflow with VS for SharePoint 2007. When the workflow is activated 5 parallel tasks are created. All my tasks are created as I can see in my logging but after ...
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Disable auto activate feature

I have a really strange behaviour, I'm working with SharePoint 2007 and I have a feature web application scoped, and i don't want it automatically being activated on deploying the solution, but it ...
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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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Disable Edit Series but leave Edit Item enabled

I am limited to Sharepoint 2007 out-of-the-box and I do not have Sharepoint Designer available to me. I am trying to make an appointment scheduler. I have created a Calendar List and pre-populated it ...
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MOSS 2007 + ContentDB size ~500GB = Performance Issues

Have an old MOSS2007 "mammonth" on SQL 2008, which have performance issues. IIS often crashes and gives "Unknown error". It is a two-tier Farm with Database on one server and WFE+App.Server on the ...
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Task Status in SharePoint 2007 not changing when it is changed in Outlook

I can create a task in Outlook and assign it to myself. I have synchronized Outlook with SharePoint so the Task appears in my Outlook Task Pane. All good so far. When I mark the task as complete and ...
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Get the node value using js or jquery in SharePoint Designer

<tr> <td width="25%" class="ms-vb"> <b>Inclusion:</b> </td> <td width="75%" class="ms-vb"> <xsl:value-of select="@Inclusion" /> ...
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Background color does not show in the Week View of a Calendar

I am using a Calendar in SharePoint 2007 and I used the following process to have the block cells to show background color. First, I created two columns: Color as a choice type and ColorCode column ...
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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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How to pass Url as value in Hyperlink field Type in List Instance?

I have try to add Url as value in List Instance. <ListInstance Title="Lists Link" TemplateType="1005" Description="All Lists Link Url in This Custom List" ...
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ListItem[“Property Name”] VS ListItem.Properties[“Property Name”]

When we try to get list item properties, three ways of getting property I remember are, ListItem["Property Name"] //always work fine ListItem.Properties["Property Name"] // works fine unless I ...
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Possible to pause for less than 1 minutes for SharePoint Workflow?

I was wondering if it is possible to have my workflow wait for less than 1 minutes (e.g. 30 seconds?)
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Setting up approval workflow in sharepoint designer 2007

I am trying to setup Approval workflow in sharepoint designer 2007: User creates a new list item Should trigger an email and assign the task to manager Manager reviews the item an clicks on ...
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SharePoint 2007 Site Definition for new and existing sites

we have created a wsp solution using visual studio 2005 and deployed at SharePoint farm level with feature stappling so that all the new site collection created will have new masterpage and css ...
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DateTime list column with 1 minute increments

How can I change the time portion of a date time column to have 1 minute increments? When you create a coulmn by default it shows 5 minute increments, but I need to be able to use 1 minute increments. ...
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ontaskchanged event is not triggered in a moss state machine workflow

I have this workflow which was working fine. But now it does not. It has the following states -inital, stage1, stage2, stage3, final. Initial stage works properly. In stage1, create task also works ...
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contents of a list in EditForm.aspx disappear when a Postback function was triggerred

I have a javascript file in the masterpage that triggers postback function to change list displayed in my custom DVWP megamenu. This runs on page load in ALL page in my Site. The code is working ...
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How to detect a customize EditForm.aspx (Sharepoint 2007)

Scenario: Admin will create a custom Edit form aspx page. Q1: Is there a way a javascript can detect the new edit page of the List? Thanks
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How can I access historical search queries older than 30 days in SharePoint 2007?

When accessing /ssp/admin/_layouts/SpUsageSSPSearchQueries.aspx, I can view the Top Queries Over Previous 30 Days report which shows all search terms that were used at least five times in the past ...
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how to paste powershell script onto the Shell

I am trying to paste powershell script from a website but it doesn't let me right click on powershell console neither "Crtl + V" is working i downloaded powershell V.1
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Migration from SharePoint 2007 to SharePoint Online

We are planning to do migration from our SharePoint 2007 (1.5 TB) to SharePoint online. We are evaluating Metalogix and Sharegate for Our migration. So we want to hear from you on the recommendation ...
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SharePoint 2007 - MP4 Issue

In one of our SharePoint 2007 web-application, when we click on .MP4 file we are getting some illegal characters page. But in another web-application it is opening fine in client media player. This ...
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Added server to MOSS 2007 farm and it is redirecting to first one

I installed MOSS 2007 on a new 2008 R2 server and added it to the farm successfully. When I go to the server name in a browser it redirects me to the old server, if I use fiddler I see it do a 302 ...
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User cannot add an image to a publishing page

One of our users is editing a publishing page. She has full controll of both the page and the image library that she wants to use. Still, when she try to add an image ("Edit Picture" under Page Image ...