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Actions listed in “Navigate Association” section of a External List Profile Page

I have two external content types. One called clients and the second called Client Guidelines. I created an association from Client Guidelines to clients. I also created a profile action for clients ...
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2010 Contact Us Form Webpart

im trying to implement a Contact Us Form Webpart on my Sharepoint 2010. I am very new to webdesign and sharepoint. Simple as it sounds it has 3 Textboxes Name, email, Message. It has the Send the ...
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Update field definition in all farm

I have a question is there a way to update field definition in all the farm? Basically I've migrated from 2007 and I have a field which has to be changed. So that all the lists etc etc can have a new ...
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SP2010 Incoming Email Message Not Working

I was able to configure incoming email settings to work. I send a test email and it creates the item fine but it only imports the TITLE of the email but nowhere of the body message is in the list ...
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Email outlook calender invite

I have spent all day reading up on this and starting to get really frustrated..so I have turned to stack for help. I have been tasked with making it possible so employees can more easily update their ...
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SP2010 - How to set URL for GetRatingOnUrl method?

I'm trying to get the ratings for a list item in a custom list, using the GetRatingOnUrl method. List is rating enabled. I'm accessing this method via the SPServices jquery library. I'm not sure how ...
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Store Emails related to List Item

I have a requirement where user wants to store all the email correspondence of a list item from Outlook. I want to capture the date and subject of emails directly. I also want to mention that each ...
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Workflow - Email body of blog post (width control)

I am using a workflow to email several users when a blog post is published (on sharepoint), this email includes the body of the blog post. This information comes from a lookup. My email is ...
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Automatically assign a number of tasks to a specific/user/group

How do you make a workflow, where in if the user belong to a specific group, a number of tasks will be assigned automatically to the user. Thanks!
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Set link target depending on zone

Background: We have a SharePoint 2010 with two web applications. One contains our portal site collection and the other contains the My Sites. The web application containing our portal site runs on ...
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How to save a custom chart types

I'm working on sharepoint 2010. I want to create a lot of charts in my site. all those charts must have the same appearance. I tested to just do a copy paste of my first chart but it doesn't seem to ...
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can access central administration but unable to access newly created site

I was able to install SP 2010 on my Windows 7 64 bit machine using this link I am now able to access the SharePoint Central Administration at port 24469. Something like: ...
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Unable to upload image

I have uploaded an image to use as a banner across multiple pages in an image library. I use HTML to center the image on each page and to "src=""" the image. I want to upload/replace this banner, ...
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Why does a Content type revert to default content type on its own?

This is a large, multi-disciplinary site that is routinely grouping and filtering documents by content type. If the content type is changing on their own this is going to break our views and make all ...
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SharePoint 2013 error with external list connecting to LobSystem

I created the ECT with a Custom Impersonated ID so it is connecting to the SQL Database with a specific ID and PW for the SQL DB not through windows Authentication. I created the External list ...
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Warning when opening an InfoPath form with data sources linked to external lists

I am replacing a colleague for the support of a SharePoint 2010 intranet. A library contains InfoPath 2010 forms. The form template contains data sources linked to external lists. Each external list ...
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sharepoint 2010 products configuration wizard installation error - A site template has already been applied to this site

I'm currently attempting to install SP 2010 Products and keep encountering this error. I've never created any sites on this machine. Any inputs on how to fix this is appreciated. 08/18/2014 19:31:54 ...
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sp2010 richhtmlfield force images size or image style

on a sp2010 pagelayout i have a RichHtmlField where the users want to place images in to, this is no problem at all. but they want to make sure all images are of the size 300x220. i tried to force ...
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How to add C# code to SharePoint 2013 workflows?

I worked in workflows for SharePoint 2010. I am new for SharePoint 2013 Workflows. But I am wondered that there is no code action present in workflow actions. How do I proceed? Please guid or provide ...
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External Data Column keeps showing wrong value

I have created an external data column that allows you to search by one of the columns. The column is a string in the following format: number-number. For example, "001-001". I have a large range of ...
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Automate Assigning a Year Plus ID # to Each InfoPath Submission

Users submit an InfoPath 2010 form to SharePoint 2010 requesting to attend training. A three-step workflow eventually approves and certifies each request. I would like to have an auto-generated ...
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Relatively slow page load in my profile page

It takes an average of 4.5 seconds to load a profile page in our site. We've turned on developer dashboard and we narrowed down what was causing this. We have around 7 calls that look like this: ...
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Inadvertently Created Content Type Column and now can't delete it

I created a column on my root site's content type and now cannot delete it. It is somehow locked as "Read Only" and I have tried PowerShell and SharePoint Designer 2010 and every option I could find ...
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Workflows Dissapearing SharePoint Designer 2010

I have been working on an workflow that automatically sends a HTML formatted email to a specific user group. However, sometimes when I open my site and look for the workflow in Sharepoint designer, ...
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How to add User as Farm Admin

I am trying to deploy a SharePoint web part (deployed on a SharePoint 2007 server) to a new SharePoint 2010 server. I am connected to it via Remote Desktop Connection. When I run (as admin) Windows ...
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Return Display Name of profile property when using userprofileservice.asmx

In Central Admin, the profile property for Responsibility is configured this way: When I call upon GetUserProfileByName using the User Profile Service, I get this back in the responseXML: As you ...
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different version error when restoring a SharePoint site collection

So I created a new single farm SharePoint server for testing purposed (we currently had a live production farm but no testing server). I am trying to restore the back ups of the live server to the ...
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Redirect one URL to Another without creating a site

Lets say for example I have a URL that users are being directed to that has no actual content that exists there but I know what the URL would be. I would like for this URL to be sent automatically to ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Calendar and Outlook 2007

I have a site collection that uses their SharePoint with outlook. They are starting to experience issues when it comes to the two of them syncing. Test cases: Add Event to Outlook. Event syncs to ...
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Datasheet View hyper-link and column editing errors

I encountered an issue when using SharePoint 2010 having upgraded from office 2007 to 2013 (resolved here). Having installed the patch I've discovered that the datasheet view no longer allows me to do ...
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SharePoint remote blob storage confusion

We are considering using RBS with SharePoint 2010. I have researched it but I am still confused about one scenario. We want to store our BLOB's (mainly videos as files) on a NAS. I have read it is ...
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SharePoint 2010 Calendars

Recently I moved our room booking system to a simple online process - each room has it's own site containing only a web-part calendar. Is there any way at all, to make sure that nobody can book any ...
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How to upgrade page layout from SP2010 to SP2013?

I am migrating some sites from SP2010 farm to SP2013. One of site collection contain a site content type page. When user create a new page in specific page library, it will generate a new page based ...
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Site renders differently for other user

One of my projects at work this summer has been to redesign a SharePoint 2010 website which will launch within the next few months. Everything looks great on my end, but for another user, the website ...
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Views used in web part show differently than view in list

I have a list created that shows items grouped by a main level and sub levels below it. It is a basic list view created using OOB SharePoint functionality, and looks like this when viewing it on the ...
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Web service timeout issues

I've seen some posts on timeout errors but nothing I think that will help me. I have a custom web service running on a sharepoint server. It creates site collections and is being called through a ...
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SharePoint network directory (folder) but has intermittent errors

I have a program that saves to a SharePoint network directory (folder) but has intermittent errors E.g.: \sandbox2010\sites\mySite\myDirectory However, with no code change whatsoever, this will ...
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how to modify chart web part by using the data of document library columns in SharePoint 2010

I know that it's possible to connect data from list to chart web part , but is there some way to create chart web part on document library columns ? without of course export it to excel ... ...
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SharePoint 2010 Visual Upgrade Required Pre-SharePoint 2013 Upgrade?

When upgrading to SharePoint 2013, should the SharePoint 2010 content database have all site collections using the 2010 Visual Upgrade? We currently have a few sites that are still running on the 2007 ...
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Why can you hide the loading indicator image on SPLongOperation

A few months ago I started developing for SharePoint and since the very first day I have a - very important - open question. If you use a long running operation a loading indicator image is rendered ...
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How to filter a list by current user account ID?

I'm working with sharepoint 2010. I have a list view webpart with a field which is a list of user account ID. the type of the field is single line of text. What I want to do is to filter my list by ...
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Search not returning every element containing the string

I have a list with a attached search. In the list there are elements with "Zollamt" in the title and elements with "Zollverwaltung" in the title. When I search for "Zoll" it only returns the ...
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2010 - List Permissions, Allow Add but restrict View

I made a Contact Us List on my Sharepoint because there is no Webpart for 2010. People can Click a link in my mainpage, and they directly get to the add form of the list. Now I want to restict the ...
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Access Denied error creating Personal View in Document Library

I am getting access denied errors when trying to create a personal view in a SharePoint 2010 library. I have no problems creating public views. I have full control access to the site and library. ...
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jQuery library that uses json within a sub-web

In my sharepoint site (Sharepoint Server Enterprise 2010), in IIS(7.5), I have a web-application that runs with Sharepoint as the parent site. Almost. So, I want to use a jQuery library called ...
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Status Updates related to data entry

I am new to SharePoint and was tasked with a large project. Basically we are going to have a data entry point for information. Is there a way to track what the status of the data entry is if there ...
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backup restore between Two farms with different patches

what is the process to restore a site collection backup from one farm running in sp2010 sp2 into another farm with sp2010 sp1? what things required after restoring backup or else is there any ...
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Get webpart properties from previous version of webpart page

I am facing a problem in SharePoint 2010. I am trying to get webpart properties from previously published version of page using powershell script. e.g. If a page is checked-in and has version 5.2. I ...
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Error after deactivating Publishing Infrastructure Feature

I have a SharePoint 2010 site migrated from MOSS 2007. It uses German language pack. Here Pages library name is 'Seiten'. When Publishing Infrastructure Feature is activated everything works fine. The ...
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Navigate to the portal home page after any user action(Complete task/Cancel) in the approval workflow.

I'm quite new to Sharepoint and have been struggling with the following problem. In the approval workflow where I'm using collect data from a user, I'm not able to figure out how to have the user ...