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SPFile.OpenBinary method from URL

I would like to use this method to get the byte information from a document based on its URL so that I can copy it to a new location. I have only seen examples using file.OpenBinary(); where file is ...
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SharePoint Workflow takes a long time to start

I have a SharePoint 2010 OOB list workflow that usually takes less than minute to complete. However, I found a list item where the workflow begun 30 minutes after the start time, but less than a ...
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Render links as images on default view

I have links (as urls) to docx files and would like them to remain as links but to be displayed as clickable images. With the picture/hyperlink field, if you're using an image, you cannot make it take ...
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SP2010: Sitecollection not available, Subsite available

I have been reading here a lot and also found a few solutions for my problems. But now I have a problem and I haven't found anything similar to our problem. We have a sharepoint 2010 sitecollection ...
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How to restrict access to a page or folder in a SharePoint site with anonymous access?

I would like to restrict access to specific parts of my SharePoint site that has anonymous access enabled. For example, everyone can access the entire site, but I want a page to only be accessible to ...
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Getting tasks Assigned To the groups

I have one sharepoint group with contribute permission which has 3 users. If any one of the group member is logged in to the sharepoint site, he will get the tasks that are assigned to that group and ...
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FBA + Alternate access mapping + Workflow task approval = validation errors

This seems like an oddly specific issue that I can't explain. Issue In SharePoint 2010. As an FBA user publishing content, when I attempt to complete a page approval workflow task accessing the ...
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PowerPoint PPS opens as PPT

Im trying to get a PPS file to open in PowerPoint as a PPS. However, depending on a few things it may open as PPT. If Client Integration is off, it opens as a PPT. If Client Integration is On, it ...
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Approval workaround for 2013 workflows

I have a publishing site. Every page has a category set in a choice column. I have a separate index page for every category. In the single page layout I need to link the page to its category-grouping ...
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Reading / displaying multiple Sharepoint 2010 lists

We have an established Sp2010 site and each team within the company has their own section on it with lists of whose within their teams. Each list is names Team Members List and an example team page ...
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EntityData in PeoplePicker in Claims mode

We've switched to claim based authentication (Windows + FBA on the same web application in the same zone) and something strange happens with peoplepicker.EntityData dictionary. Before claims (in ...
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XML code for List view

I am trying to create a list view using xslt style sheet coding. I find out how write xslt with help of w3schools. But in order to write xslt coding i have to see the xml code of list view . Any one ...
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Determining if SPTimeZone is in Daylight Savings Time

I would like to know if given the current date and an SPTimeZone object, I'm able to determine if the date is in Daylight Savings Time or not. I know for a fact that the .NET TimeZoneInfo class has a ...
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Rest queries in SP2010 with $top and $skip

I have been reading up on Rest queries for SP2010, but at the moment I dont have an enviroment to test on. would these two queries return items 10-19 of the Example list? var test1= siteUrl + ...
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aspx adds extra html sharepoint 2010

Is there a way to stop the .aspx page on SharePoint 2010 to keep adding the html tags? <html xmlns:mso="urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" ...
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Deploy Farm Solutions to Online SharePoint 2013

I am migrating SharePoint 2010 project to online SharePoint 2013. I managed to move lists, document libraries..etc. with sandbox solutions. But can any one help me how can I deploy the farm ...
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Dynamically retrieving custom list data and displaying on a web-form

I need to implement a solution that retrieves data from a custom list and display on a web-form. This data would be a mixture of picture and text columns. The user is then allowed to select multiple ...
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Copying document with sandbox solution

I would like to open a new window when the user clicks a button so that the user can specify a destination url (some doc library in a subsite). Is this possible to do with a sandboxed solution? One of ...
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SharePoint Application Page Cannot Find web.config

I am developing a custom SharePoint Application page. This page has a button which calls a web service. I managed to get it to run just fine, and was also able to deploy it successfully. However, in ...
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What does psconfigui.exe do?

just wanted to know what this application does. Many thanks
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Survey response view with big horizontal scrolling in SharePoint 2010

Having this issue when I view a Survey Response - the question is pushing the column incredibly wide horizontally and then just a very thin column to contain the answers. Is there a way to have the ...
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Security Trimmed Control Show Only to Authenticated Users

I have a public facing website and on the homepage there are few contents that I want to show only to Authenticated Users.. Anonymous users should not be able to see it, what Permissions String should ...
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How to programatically get a link to custom timer job settings?

I have created a custom timer job and deployed it to all web applications. In a custom central administration application page, I would like to show links to this timer job (e.g. 2 links if there are ...
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Outlook 2010 Standard Saving outlook msg to Sharepoint 2010

We have a custom Outlook add-in that takes a MailItem and does MailItem.SaveAs(filepath) to save files to SharePoint document library. Once saved to the document library the event receiver in ...
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Infopath : Textbox Limiting characters

I have never created/worked on Infopath 2010 . I want to create a infopath form with 3 textbox . I should be able to validate the 1st textbox , 1.if the characters are more than 65 then start filling ...
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Prevent editing/creating documents in list

I have a webpart from a child list on the parent display form, and this is the only area that I would like for users to add new items to the child list. Restricting permissions on the list to remove ...
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Pass ID into URL for newform.aspx?

I have a display form and a list web part just below that. When users click "add new item" on that list web part, I would like for the values to automatically be populated. The url for the diplay ...
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Associate an existing site column with a published Infopath content type

I've created an Infopath form and published it as a content type to my SharePoint site. What I am trying to do now is modify the form (and content type) to include an existing site column that was ...
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Report on who added user to SharePoint group and when?

Is it possible to find out in SharePoint 2010 who added a user to a particular group and when, or is this information not tracked at all?
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SP2010: How to hide column based on lookup column

I'm modifying new/edit form which has a multiple value lookup column (Resources to be exact) and a multiple choice drop-down titled Drop. Requirement: 'Drop' column should be hidden unless user ...
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Create column showing drop down list of titles of items of a specific content type

(SharePoint 2010) Let us assume we have two publishing content types: Box and Item. I would like to parent Item to Box. My idea was that Item would have a "parent item" drop down list of the ...
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How to filter list by current user if the user does not belong to a group?

I have a list, users can add items to it. By applying current user filter web part, I can show the items created by the login user. However, for some users, i.e. belong to 'admin' group, I want to ...
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Retrieve approvers from SPD Approval workflow programmatically

I have configured SharePoint OOTB Approval workflow on a library. In workflow I have added 3 stages of approval and 1st stage of approval is completed so workflow is in 2nd stage of approval. Now I ...
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Show related items (separate list) on display form?

I would like to conditionally filter a list with items which are relevant to one another. ListA has a few items, and ListB has records of things which pertained to those items. What sort of web part ...
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“Get Filter Values from” always returning blank?

I have a web part which shows a list view on a Display form. I'm trying to filter that web part where ColumnA value = ColumnA value and ColumnB value = Column B value on my display form. It filters ...
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Web part SecurityException — System.Net.WebPermission failed — Farm Solution

I am getting an error with trying to make a HttpWebRequest inside a web part, I'm getting a SecurityException saying that System.Net.WebPermission failed. While searching for an answer, I came across ...
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Workflow Completes, but email does not send. Error: Email message cannot be sent. Make sure email has valid recipient"

I have a workflow built in SPD 2010 that is set to email a user if a condition is met. The workflow shows completed, but the email does not send and gives the error message in my question. Here is ...
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Items being checked out to me, the sharepoint developer

Hello again and thanks for taking the time to look at my issue. I've got a site that I've just taken ownership of and I'm tracking a major workflow bug that is disrupting my users' ability to work. ...
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Fire events on TIME changed in date picker

I am making a visual web part that has a date and time picker. Essentially, I would like the first of two date pickers to update the second date picker as long as the second one has not been modified ...
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Created Alert on View, Email containes Fields not in that View

Here is the list of fields in my Writer View: What I receive in my Email Alert is: The fields in the email do not match the fields in the View?
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simple text will not appear in a list form in sharepoint 2010

I am trying to publish a List form in Sharepoint 2010 which I have done and just trying to enter in some text as a description to a fields function. When I publish the form there is a field I would ...
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2013 Workflows always set approval status to draft

I have a "pages" library in a publishing site and I have to use a workflow to fetch some information to compose some part of the page. Therefore I would like to set this workflow to start at any item ...
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Content type eventhandlers gets bound to list

I have a custom parent content-type on which I apply 6 event-handlers. I then have 24 content-types based off of the parent content-type - thus inheriting the 6 event-handlers. - All defined in XML I ...
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How to choose the right datatype when creating external content types?

assuming I want to create a SPList using external content types, in my case SQL server tables. When I create my ECT in Sharepoint Designer 2010 SQL data types are mapped to the List as follows: ...
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Autofill Survey via Query String

I have SharePoint 2010 site and I need to send my users a Survey. I would like to add the corresponding ticket number to each survey via a unique query string ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Upload Document page customization

How can I change the text on Upload Document page from "Destination Folder" to "Project Folder"?
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Open SP page in a model popup and click close should close browser

I want to open a sharepoint page to be opened in a model popup with only close option. I should be able to adjust the size of the popup as well . And onclick of close ,the browser should be closed . I ...
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Add query web part to display form to show related items in another list?

I have a list which contains information that is heavily linked with info in another list. The most similar example that I've seen was where someone had a list of customers and then a total list of ...
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Remove InfoPath Validation Red Dashed border

I created a custom form using InfoPath 2010. I need to input validate all fields (approx: 70). The customer is adamant on not seeing the dashed border around required radio and checkbox elements, ...
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RBS won't work with default “0x” SID credentials

I'm trying to get RBS to work without having to specify credentials for each user (SID) in the RBS tables. MSDN notes that default credentials starting with 0x can be used: Each credential entry ...