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How can I remove all documents from a SharePoint 2010 Web Application

We would like to restore our entire production environment in our stage environment. After completing the restore, we would like to strip out all the documents to just leave the "structure" behind. ...
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SP 2010 Workflow History List is so large it stopped running workflows

I am cleaning up from my predecessor. Unfortunately, the workflow is inefficient and runs more times than necessary, creating a workflow history list of 450,000 items in a short time. Before I can ...
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LINQ to SharePoint DataContext, Enumeration yielded no results

I'm working on a solution which uses a DataContext class generated from SPMetal.exe to use LINQ-to-SharePoint and it works... under some circumstances. I have this method which queries a list through ...
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How can I start a Workflow from an Email Hyperlink?

Is it possible to fire a Workflow from a hyperlink in an Email? For example: I have an item which requires more steps than the basic 'Approval' Workflow. I would like Managers to be able to start the ...
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Use Display Name in Workflow Variable with Multiple Names (Nintex) [on hold]

I have a People/Group column in my list called "Assignees". It accepts multiple names. I have create a variable in my workflow that takes the names in that column and prints them using the Display ...
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SharePoint 2010 Configuration Error Microsoft.Office.Server.Search.Extended.Administration.Common.ExtendedSearchXmlContentMapProvider

I am getting following error when tring to browse the site Following is ULS Log w3wp.exe (0x1760) 0x1EB4 SharePoint Foundation Runtime ...
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How export list in excel file

I want to create a button that exports specific list into the excel file. But when I do it I always get the same error: Error List does not exist. The page you selected contains a list that does ...
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Browser tab Does not show site name

I have created the publishing sub site in a parent site and modified the pages(Webpart) with HTMl and Java Script.The pages are created based on a custom master page. Now The Browser tab only shows ...
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Monitoring SharePoint 2010 farm

I'm assigned to monitoring our SharePoint 2010 intranet environment. I want to know about best practices for that and if there is any tool our checklist for this task. Thank you
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get number of the latest version for pages using powershell script in sharepoint

I am trying to get the latest version's number foreach($item in $listItems){ $fieldValues = @{ "Title" = $item["Title"] "Created" = $item["Created"] "Modified" = ...
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Change Field's DisplayName in a List in view

I have view with following fields <ViewFields> <FieldRef Name="DocIcon" /> <FieldRef Name="Title" /> <FieldRef Name="Modified" /> ...
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Workflow to send 1 email for multiple items with the same value (dont want multiple emails)

Hi guys I have a SharePoint list, where a few fields in the list have the same value, Id like to have a workflow send an email to the creator, but I don't want multiple emails for every item that was ...
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Creating a site column of type Choice using Powershell script gives error

I have written a powershell script to create site columns in the site. I am able to create site columns of type text and number but when I try creating columns of type Choice I get error. The ...
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What will trigger Expiry date workflow?

I want to create a workflow that will be triggered if Expiry date equals to Today. But it doesn't seem to work
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Exception error when using Powershell to start a workflow on SharePoint 2010 on an item

I am very new to powershell. I am trying to use it to start a (send Document Set to repository) workflow on selected Document Sets in a library. The workflow worked when I used it manually on one ...
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Sufficient use of a Parallel Block?

In my workflow I send an email telling someone to make a change to a document. Once that person has made the change, they start a separate workflow that changes the request status and another email is ...
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SharePoint 2010 Workflow (greater than or equal to)

Just wondering if the below is possible in SharePoint designer or another way that I cant figure out. I want to change the status of a field say REQStatus so my rules would be: If Qreq is = 0 set ...
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SharePoint 2010: How to do master detail page with search selector

I am new to SharePoint 2010. I am looking for a different way to create a master detail page. Currently, have a page set up where I can select a parent record from a drop down menu and using ...
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Rule to attach file when radio button selected

I would like to have my radio button selection have a rule that if you select Radio Button "A" you must attach a file.
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Infopath and Sections

I'm trying to work with InfoPath and create multiple optional sections but every time I insert a new section it always groups ALL objects under SharePointListItem_RW in the group. So if I have this ...
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How can I restrict item number to item name

I would like to do something similar to this how-to, but with a twist. | Item Name | Item Number | Store | Quantity | | ------------- |:-------------:| -----:| --------:| | Red Apple | ...
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Ideas underpinning SPSite and SPWeb [duplicate]

Edit: I'm not sure this will help, but I'll try: I am asking "what's the whole idea with wheels?"; a list of wheel parts is not what I am after. /edit I'm aware that SPSite - despite the confusing ...
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Sudden loss of access to /_vti_bin/ListData.svc

Between yesterday and today, all my requests to the "ListData.svc" API thingy have gone broken. Every request results as an Error 500, and asks me to check the server logs (to which I do not have ...
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Strategy to accomplish ACID goals without ACID transactions

I am a n00b at SharePoint, and am being told by people more experienced with it that it does not support transactions. Given what SP is supposedly for I find this a little bit hard to believe, not to ...
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deleting event receiver programatically using c# code

I am using the below code for deleting the event receiver It works fine for users in admin group, but for users in contributors group i am trying to delete the event receiver by using elevated ...
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pages created in Site pages library does not show page name in “Titletext” place holder

I created a publishing site in sharepoint and created one page using browser, and one page using sharepoint designer. The home page and page created using browser are in "pages" library and page ...
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Update List items using workflow - multiple items

I have two SharePoint lists, one list contains Tools and the other list contains Jobs. On the Jobs List, I enter a new job. I then will select the Tools needed for the job. The Tools are in a lookup ...
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For a single user test environment, is Intel Core i5 5200U, 16gb enough?

I have read that SharePoint absolutely requires a quad core processor, but the options here are very limited. This is what I would like to do: buy a laptop, install VirtualBox, install SharePoint 2010 ...
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deny access to default page of web but allow access beneath

I have a site in SharePoint 2010 (call it www.thesite.com) containing several subsites containing various reports arranged by category - www.thesite.com/cat-a, www.thesite.com/cat-b, etc.. and one ...
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Get the internal names of User Profile activities 'Blog Posts' and 'Blog Comments under 'Activities I am following'

I am using a PowerShell Script (dont remember the link from where i referenced this) that updates (Checks/Unchecks) the activities under 'Activities I am following'. I also ran a script to get the ...
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No synchronization with Slides in SharePoint 2010 Slide Library?

I'm working with a slide library in SharePoint 2010 Enterprise. When copying slides to a presentation and checking the "Tell me if this slide changes" box, a synchronization icon SHOULD show up under ...
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Moving a Document from a Library to Another Library residing in the same Subsite only Retains the Latest Version History

I am moving a document from a library to another library and I am having this issue wherein only the latest version history is being retained after moving the file to another library. The two ...
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How to add SharePoint List as one of the data connection type in SSRS report?

I want to create a report with SSRS that consumes data from SharePoint list. When I add a new shared data source in the Business Intelligence Studio, all the options other than the SharePoint List are ...
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i have 3 columns name,gender,salary in gender i have [closed]

i have 3 columns name gender salary in gender i have drop down menu in that male/female/others are there if i select others another two boxes will appear in that boxes one should mandatory to fill how ...
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Page creation in Sharepoint for styling

Should I create page using "Page From Master" in master pages in navigation in Sharepoint designer or create a Webpart page or ".aspx" page in sharepoint designer or using "site Actions" and attach a ...
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microsoft.sharepoint.client.clientcontext does not contain a definition for 'Credentials'

I am trying to pass userid and password through the clientContext.Credentials method, but i am getting the below error microsoft.sharepoint.client.clientcontext' does not contain a definition for ...
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Emailing out an item in shrepoint 2010 to users that don't have access to the site

I am trying to figure out how to email out one item from a list by clicking on a button. Sort of like when you create a print button and it prints out just the one item. I don't want all of users to ...
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Filtered Lookup multiple selection

We have list A and list B. List B has a lookup column from the title field of list A. I created a data source with the designer to filtered the lookup values from list A (show lookup value if status ...
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Visio Web Access hyperlinks

I have a problem with Hyperlinks in Visio. I use Visio Web Access and Sharepoint 2010. If I use chrome browser, a single click on the visio shape will navigate to the desired URL, If I use IE 11, ...
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not able to create sub folder in sharepoint document library

I am creating folders in sharepoint document library It works fine when user is having permission to create master folder and subfolder(i am restricting that using event receiver), but when they ...
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Failing to display markup styles dropdown list items

I have issue with SharePoint 2010 and Markup styles on newer browsers. On IE11 and Chrome (haven't tested on Mozilla or Opera, but older IE works) there is issue that when you expand drop-down, all ...
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Attach a master page to a new page created in Sharepoint

As you know we can create a page in sharepoint site in browser in "Site Actions" using "create a new page". And by using Sharepoint designer as ".aspx" and ".html" pages. I have created a publishing ...
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How do I limit search results by user permissions?

We're running SharePoint Foundation 2010. Many users use the Search Center to find things that exist on a file share, but there is enough sensitive information in some directories of that share that ...
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Compare 4 dates with Workflow 2010

Folks , I have SharePoint 2010 Workflow that needs to send 4 different notifications based on 4 dates(variables) happened . How to get the nearest date then longer then longer ? How to make this ...
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SP2010 + Print Items displayed in List View Webpart

I am trying to print all the items in a list view webpart. Below are some of the things which are making it complex. It should print all items, even if paging is present in list view webpart. It ...
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How to create custom html page for displaying list information?

I am just learning SharePoint 2010 and have a question about creating custom web pages for displaying information. Here is my situation: I have a list library that the user can filter to see only the ...
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Sharepoint 2010 : Site does not show metadata

On my site, there is no managed metadata services to be selected. However, the services are already up, and can manage all the term stores. Can anybody tell me what thing do i missed? below is a ...
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ArgumentOutOfRangeException after clicking “Stop Editing” on a SP2010 web part page

I am creating a "Dashboard" using a SharePoint 2010 web part page. I have edited the page to move a webpart below another webpart. For some reason now, when I click "Stop Editing" after modifying the ...
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Export data content to other db (oracle)

I want to migrate sharepoint 2010 DMS (document management system) to Wordpress and have some problem... How i can export sharepoint content db to Oracle? (items with attached files (doc,pdf, etc), ...
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Creating links to specific content types in a list (Task List, adding summary and normal tasks)

We are using the OOTB Task List in SP2010 to manage tasks. The rule we are using is Summary Tasks (folder) always contains the tasks (task). But the feedback I am getting from users who add multiple ...