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How to merge multiple lookup fields?

My scenario in a nutshell: Theres a list which contains some food for example. (2010 Server) Foods ID Name 1 Apple 2 Banana 3 Carrot 4 Potato Theres another list which contain food ...
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Distribution of SiteCollections

I have the following scenario: 1 Content database 1 Webapplication with 28 Sitecollections The Size of this content database is about 100 GB. So I want to distribute newly created ...
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The following location is not accessible, because it is in a different site collection: [infoPathFilePath].xsn

I am using sharepoint 2010. We have webApplicationA. On this webapplication I have stored a infopath form in the FormServerTemplates library. This is the url of this xsn file: ...
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What permission is required to be able to access and modify AD user properties?

Suppose User X logs into SharePoint and there is webpart to access and change his AD properties, I want to know: what permission should be there for him to be able to query his AD properties. what ...
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How to build a contact list?

How to build a sharepoint contact list (name, phone, email, pictures) that automatically syncs with user profile or active directory? Also, can it be where when I input a account and it populates the ...
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FAST Search for SharePoint 2010: Batches Timing Out

My organization has been attempting to use FAST Search for Sharepoint 2010 as a search solution for our DMS. I am currently utilizing a .Net indexing connector to index a database of ~ 8 million ...
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Help with search bar

I'm having some troubles searching for an item in a list. It's a large list and I want to search by an item number which is a single line of text column. Users want to use the search bar in the top ...
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Deploy wsp without logging to SP server

Can i deploy a wsp using powershell batch file without logging to the sp server ?
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Create custom NewForm.aspx for existing list which will start a Workflow

I'm trying to create a custom list form which will start a Workflow when the User press the "OK"-Button. So I went to the SharePoint Designer and created a new form for the list and put some TextBoxes ...
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Datasheet View Lookup on Calculated Column String;#

Found many posts on the internet but none adressing this scenario: The machine has Office 2010 64bit, which means that "2007 Office System Driver: Data Connectivity Components" had to be installed in ...
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Opening PDFs in SharePoint 2010 - different behaviour in different sites experienced

I have read the posts regarding opening PDFs in SharePoint without the need to save it first and the 2 options available: 1) Powershell script 2) Change browser file handling. However, the issue I ...
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SharePoint Clock

I have embedded in a SharePoint content editor: <embed src="http://www.clocklink.com/clocks/5004p-blue.swf?DateFormat=yyyy / mm / dd DDD&TimeFormat=hh:mm:ss ...
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What permission level is need to view past versions of a document?

If I have versioning enabled on a document library... can everyone view the past versions? Or only the document owner or owners group?
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Visual WebPart custom properties scope

I want to set the scope of the custom properties of visual web part so that every time user add the custom web part in different page in pages library, values can be changed for the properties and ...
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Subsite creation issue

I created a site in french. Then I've created a subsite to this site (also in french), I saved this subsite as a template. Later I deployed my site on another web application and I applied an english ...
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Unable to set property 'className' on Term Store Manager after CU

I have recently upgraded two SP2010 environments to June 2014 CU (14.0.7125.5002). Not sure if it is related (most probably yes) but if I get into Term Store Manager from Internet Explorer, I cannot ...
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Sharepoint 2010 designer workflow ignoring step order

I created designer work flow with 5 steps. Later I realized I need a step to process before the rest. I added a step to the top, but when the workflow runs, it "skips" to the original first step. ...
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Need help in Calcuated column formula

Following is requirement/raw query for calculated column If((POD1 = “Yes” and POD1Status = “Submitted”) OR (POD2 = “Yes” and POD2Status = “Submitted”) or (POD3 = “Yes” and POD3Status = ...
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Reading Web Part custom properties using JavaScript client object model in SharePoint 2010

Is it possible to read visual web part custom properties using Java script client object model in SharePoint 2010?
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Programmatically (C#) set date field to blank in 2010

I have tried setting my date field to an empty string ("") and setting it to "01/01/0001". Both returned the error "String is not formatted as date time". I have several thousand items across a few ...
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Fixed Layout Banner Image

I want to insert a banner image in a content editor, is it possible to have this image resize based on the size of the respective user's screen? Any help is appreciated
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How to get security to work with Secure Store Service?

I have an External List/content type in SharePoint 2010 using Secure Store Service. It is for an MSSQL DB access with an SQL user for a group of users. I set up Secure Store Service with Target ...
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get Library document URL using Javascript client object model

I am working with SP.js to get data from a SharePoint library. Below is the code i am using: var clientContext = new SP.ClientContext(); var oList = ...
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Excel document opening in web view even though default is to open in program

I have a document library with one Excel spreadsheet in it. The document library's settings are such that the spreadsheet should be opening in each client's Excel program, not in Excel Web View. I ...
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Adding custom control tag to navigation menu

How to add div to navigation menu item? Basically, I want to add div before each list item in menu so they separate the items, I cant use paddings or margins, because if I use them submenu values from ...
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Reassign user in workflow task

We work with a workflow which "collect data from user". There is no approval element in the workflow. Is it possible to reassign the workflow task to another user?
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Infopath created form not editable

I have created an InfoPath Edit form for a list in my SharePoint. And when published to SharePoint I am unable to edit the fields. All the fields look greyed out. Can any one please assist me to get ...
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Will Sharepoint be Upset if We Move the Domain Controller and DNS Server?

Our Domain Controller and DNS Server is on the same machine as SharePoint. We want to provision a new machine with the Domain Controller (and promote it) and the DNS Server whilst leaving SharePoint ...
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Permission errors on several stored procedures in shrpnt_srch_srvc database

I'm seeing the following error message from Sharepoint: EXECUTE permission was denied on the object 'proc_MSS_GetConfigurationProperty' This is being thrown by ...
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How to get LookupValue in ItemUpdating

I have a custom EventHandler for ItemUpdating on a list which has a Lookup column. If I look in the properties.AfterProperties for the column in the ItemUpdating event I get the LookupId value but ...
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Get selected items in External list in sharepoint 2010 on server side code using c#

I have external list in sharepoint 2010. I want to fetch selected items in external list on button click from outside using C# code. Any idea how to do that? Thanks in advance
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Move files into sub-folders in Library in SharePoint 2010

I have been trying to find a way for this one but haven't been able to. It may be right under my nose, so here it goes. We have a Library with couple of folders, sub folders and files. I have been ...
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Limit Search Centre to people and one list

I have a search box on my intranet that is pointing to a basic search centre, however, when you search it's searching through all content and bringing back things like images etc but I on the search I ...
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Timerjob location

I want to know, is there any way to find where timer-job is activated (url where timerjob's feature activated) using Powershell.
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Word document symbol is not visible in site?

In my site, the symbol for word document, pdf, excel is not visible, if i add any document to my site. so, please guide me any proper solution.
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MySite Add colleagues gives 404 in SP2010

We haven't really used the MySites before but only just started However, when we click Add colleagues or Edit colleagues we get a 404 error Saw in fiddler that it tries to request ...
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Lync 2013 Click to Call base64 icon not saved when publishing a page

We have a SP2010 farm and about to enable Click 2 Call for the business If we edit a publishing page and add a phone number the click 2 call icon appears after a second, however, when we publish the ...
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Workflow timeout and timer settings

We have an on-going issue with workflows (Nintex) occasionlly failing with "Fail to start" error. IT suggests to add a "pause" as the first step in the workflow. Their reasoning is that since our ...
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Can I get an email's attachment filenames as crawled properties from the SharePoint 2010 .MSG IFilter?

I would like to retrieve a .msg file's attachment names as a managed property so we can filter on it. Does SharePoint 2010's MSG IFilter expose this info? If not, does anyone know of a 3rd-party ...
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New Item Form in blank ASPX page getting error

SharePoint 2010 Using SPD, I've created a blank .aspx page and inserted fields as 'new item form' from my list. However, when I complete the form and hit save I get an error "The data source control ...
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Can you display page in alternate language despite language settings

Using SharePoint 2010, is there a way to append the URL for a page so that it will display in a specific language despite what the user has their languages preferences set to? For example, I want to ...
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Sharepoint 2010 - Wiki render Performance

i am working on performance project and i see "Wiki Edit render" all the time in Developer Dashboard . Can someone explain / share details how can i stop this behavior of wiki getting render ? Wiki ...
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How to get a list of broken links using Powershell? for Sharepoint 2010

I need a SharePoint 2010 Management Shell script that is going to generate a csv file with a list of broken links in one of my site collection and sub sites. I have no experience in writing PS ...
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Display SPUser Information on an application page

I have an application page (SP2010) where I have a SPUser object (the current user), now I would like to display this SPUser as an Hyperlink on the apsx, linked to his UserProfilePage (userdisp.aspx) ...
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SharePoint 2010 content editor web part prevents adding new web parts to page

Good day, I have encountered a rather strange issue with SharePoint 2010 and Content Editor Web Parts. When you click the Edit Page button on the Site Action drop down menu, the page is checked out ...
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GetListItems working with ows_metadata and viewfields

This situation is not far out but is a conundrum... I am using GetListItems to query a SharePoint 2010 list. My restrictions on the list are: return back only a few select fields (on top of the the ...
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SharePoint 2010 Inconsistent search results on PDFs

I uploaded five PDF documents, all of which have the phrase "obligation to protect" in them multiple times. However when I search "obligation to protect", only two of the documents show up. I double ...
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Managed Account - cannot delete due to object state

I am getting an object state error on one of my managed accounts in SharePoint 2010. I'd like to just delete that account and start fresh with a new one. In Powershell, I run: ...
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SharePoint 2010 error when applying a target audience

I am experiencing a problem when trying to apply a target audience to a navigation link. It looks like it is being applied and when I go back to double check it I can see the target. When I refresh ...
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Setting up a 2nd web application on another port

I have a Web application on SharePoint 2010 setup on Port 80. I would like to set up another Web Application for My Sites on Port 81. I have followed all of the steps to do this and can successfully ...