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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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Twitter on SharePoint 2007

I have been tasked with adding a twitter feed to a SharePoint 2007 site. I have attempted to use the widget code that twitter generates for users and I have only been able to get the text "Tweets by ...
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Export Sharepoint list to files and folders?

Does anyone know of a way of mass exporting files and folders that are stored in document libraries inside Sharepoint lists? I've got this old Sharepoint site after a bankrupsy that we don't need ...
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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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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 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 and Workspace synchronization error

I have few document libraries in my SharePoint 2010 site and same holds in my sharepoint workspace.Recently I had made some changes from workspace and after modifying the document when I am trying to ...
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Migrate wiki Sharepoint 2007 to SharePoint 2010

How can I migrate the Team Wiki from a SharePoint Foundation 2007 instance to a separate SharePoint Server 2010 Standard instance? I would like to preserve the page names and the individual pages.
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Calendar View to Hide 12:00 AM

Dealing with SharePoint 2007 Calendar view. We are trying some javascript via a content editor to hide the "12:00 AM" when viewing the data from a calendar view. It's only hiding the first ...
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Site Content and Structure data move limits?

I'm attempting to split a large library of approx 8,000 items into 4 seperate folders in the same (current) library. Each group of 2,000 items will be 1GB+. Are there limits to how much data can be ...
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Approval Workflow with both serial and parallel steps

Is there any way to have both a serial and parallel steps in an Approval or Signature Collection Workflow? The rough workflow I am after looks like: User Submits Parallel Approval by users: A, B, ...
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Sharepoint 2007: How to update an item of the attached library within a Workflow?

I am new user to SharePoint and creating a Workflow where an item in the attached Library needs to be updated upon certain conditions. The SharePoint Help tutorial mentions not to update a data field ...
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Remove user from search list

I want to remove a user from user search list. How can this be done in SharePoint 2007? I have already tried to user below settings, But I could able to add under contributor group afte few days!!1 GO ...
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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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how to get the node value using js or jquery in sharepoint designer

<tr> <td width="25%" class="ms-vb"> <b>Inclusion:</b> </td> <td ...
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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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Copy and Modify a Sharepoint Designer 2007 Workflow

In SharePoint Designer 2010 the option there is an option to "Copy and Modify" a workflow based on an existing workflow template such as "Approval, Collect Feedback or Collect Signatures". Is there ...
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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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Get user from sharepoint group and redirect

My requirement is when someone login to site and if he belong to 'owner' group it need to redirect immediately to specific site and if he belong to member group then need to navigate/redirect to same ...
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Is Sharepoint 2007 incompatible with Office 2013?

We have upgraded to Office 2013 and now when I try to Check Out an Excel Spreadsheet housed in Sharepoint 2007 there is no file downloaded to my Local Sharepoint Drafts folder. After doing a Check ...
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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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MOSS 2007 - Search return results with empty text, only icon

I encountered a strange behavior today with my MOSS2007 Enteprise site and the search module. When I launch a search, here is the result I get: For each line, there is a thumbnail but no text ! In ...
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Wiki Link to Document

Background SharePoint offers some markdown allowing you to easily link to wiki pages and lists / list items by use of square bracket notation. This is preferable to the "add link by address" ...
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Text in Datasheet view defaults to black highlighting (can datasheet view be configured at all?)

I'm not overly experienced with Sharepoint, but usually my Google-fu is pretty good...until now. Office 2007, SP 2007, Win7/Vista environment, I am a subsite administrator. When viewing a ...
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What kind of IIS 6.0 configuation is needed with a MOSS SharePoint 2007 system

I admin a MOSS SP2007 service pack 3 (32 bit) farm of 1 sql server (shared) and 1 machine that runs all of sp2007 (windows 2003, 32 bit). The VM has allocated to it 2 CPUs and 8 GB of memory. Recent ...
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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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Recommendations for a 3rd party webpart that allows recurring events to be filtered by date

A while back I asked if it was possible to filter a calendar containing both recurring and normal events for items occurring [Today]. The consensus was no which I passed back to the user. Now they've ...
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SharePoint 2007 “Append Changes to Existing Text” creating word document

I have a Workflow that creates a Word document in a document library that's supposed to "paste" the information of a list item in the same site. All the information appears as it should in the Word ...
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Need to set default values to today for custom date column when newform.aspx loads using c#

I want to modify this codeplex solution http://datetimebyminute.codeplex.com/. Right now the custom field defaults to the date when we add the column to the list when we open the new form.aspx. I want ...
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Cannot load xsl from _layouts in the 12 hive using DataFormWebPart

I'm trying to store intranet wide XSL file in the 12 hive so that it can be accessed in any site collection without duplicating that file. I'm using a standard DataFormWebPart which I switch from ...
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MOSS 2007 Workflow History not purging

Our SharePoint site is starting to experience performance issues. In troubleshooting I have found that the workflow history list for the site is not purging after 60 days like it should. As far as I ...
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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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How to Enumerate ALL SharePoint MOSS databases

I want to enumerate all databases used by my SharePoint 2007 system. The stsadm -o enumcontentdbs only handles content db's but I also want the names of the SSP, Search and any other databases used by ...
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Display name with comma is split up in SharePoint People Picker

I am running into an issue in SharePoint 2007 where I have user profiles that contain a display name with the value "[last name], [first name]". In SharePoint when using the people picker control ...
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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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What versions of SQL Server does Sharepoint 2010 and 2007 support?

We have two SharePoint environments - 2010 and 2007. We are looking to upgrade our SQL Cluster to SQL Server 2014 and are looking to see if 2010 and 2007 support it. I could not find any ...
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How do I archive Infopath forms uploaded into Sharepoint 2007 when my Sharepoint site runs low on storage?

I have designed system where users submit Infopath forms to a Sharepoint 2007 site. The Infopath forms allow users to also attach pdfs in their submission. My problem now is that the Sharepoint site ...
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Unable to upload odg file

What do I need to do to be able to upload a Libre Office Draw file (.odg extension) to a SharePoint document library without changing the extension? It will currently accept the file, but it converts ...
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Could not load file or assembly 'Microsoft.Office.Server' or one of its dependencies

When I click to open any custom List in SharePoint 2007 root site, I receive this error: An error occurred during the processing of . Could not load file or assembly 'Microsoft.Office.Server' or one ...
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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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Cannot Copy and Paste in SharePoint 2007 datasheet view

I currently have office 2013 and I have been copy and pasting into a datasheet view list for SharePoint 2007 for a long time. All of a sudden I cannot paste any values into my list. the load wheel ...
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User deleted and re-added to AD - Profile now empty on MOSS

A user was accidentally deleted from AD and re-added once we realised what happened, now the user is unable to access the SharePoint site they work within. I re-added the permissions to the specific ...
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Restore Sharepoint 2007 from backup files on fresh installations

I want to restore SharePoint 2007 from backup files (taken through Central Administration Site) with fresh installations of database and application server. Is it possible or not?? Regards Madiha
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Populate SharePoint textfield value into dialog dropdown

Today i ran into this issue, simply described: I have a SharePoint custom list where I have added a custom button in the it's ribbon, this button pops up a custom ASPX modal dialog, this dialog only ...
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How to inherit permissions to Subsites programmatically in SharePoint 2007?

On a SharePoint 2007 portal with hundreds of site collections with nested subsites, I need to set permissions to inherit from top level sites. Is there a way to do this with a script? Going through ...
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2007 Meeting Workspace move via content and structure not working

We are trying to move several meeting workspaces from a 5th level sub-site to a 2nd level site within the same site collection. We know regular sites at the same or different level can be moved, but ...
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How to copy list column value in other column using SharePoint designer workflow in Moss

I cannot use visual studio here. We have a list with columns "New Type" and "Old Type". When user change/edits the value of "New Type" column then workflow should trigger email notification and value ...
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How to display Version in Excel export of document library?

The AllItems view of a document library shows the document version in the Version column, for example at: http://mySite.com/sites/mySite/library/Forms/AllItems.aspx But when I export the list to ...
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Attachments SharePoint 2007 List - Adding attachment using custom form to a document library

I have tried every possible scenario for adding attachments to a SharePoint list using a custom form with no success. My thought is to try to add the document(s) to a document library and build a ...
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SharePoint Asset Register Template / Product

Currently using SharePoint 2007 Standard with a pending upgrade into SharePoint Online. Can anyone advise of any off the shelf products that'll deal with Asset Registration? I'm more than aware that ...