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If [LookUp] equals [String] doesn't always work. Sometimes I have to use [1;#String] instead, why?

I am using SharePoint Designer 2010. I created a workflow in which I needed to test the value of a lookup column. I (perhaps naively) simply tested if the lookup column equals the literal string I ...
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How to modify DropDown Menu of a SPGridView?

I'm using an SPGridView to display search results (SP2010) and I would like to modify the way datetime column is displayed through the column menu. Schema are more meaningful than long speeches so ...
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System error/ThrowBackwardCompatibleException in FullTextSqlQuery for many hits

We are using SharePoint Search (not FAST) in SharePoint 2010 to execute a FullTextSqlQuery. It works fine, but often (not Always) it gives errors for search strings (FREETEXT(, '')) that gives many ...
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Import multiple excel spreadsheets to sharepoint 2010 lists

I have a user asking if its possible to import an excel file with multiple spreadsheets to a SharePoint 2010 solution? Each spreadsheet should be turned into one list. It is an autogenerated excel ...
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CompilerError occurs in Custom Activity - after publish and running manually workflow

Background I have a custom activity that I developed a year ago for a site in SharePoint 2010. The custom activity calls a string method which contains three strings parameters. Here is the relevant ...
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Copying SharePoint list data

I have a requirement where we use calendar to enter events for a year and we are looking to automate copying the events from one year to another year. Limitation is I don't have access to server so I ...
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Custom New Item Form did not updated automatically after updating Survey Questions

I have created Custom New Item Form in my Survey list using SPD. When I edited one of my Question that updated question was not reflected to my Custom form. When I check default NewForm.aspx, question ...
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Line Break in Text column on a Data View Web Part

I have a Data View Web part on my page, pulling information from a SOAP query. One of my columns has data displayed like: "0 - Test; 1 - Test1; 2 - Test2;" I'm trying to figure how to make it so it ...
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Filter Performance Point Dashboard Data Based on User

Let's say I have a Performance Point dashboard that shows data for various departments in the company. Is there a way to only show data on the dashboard for the department that the currently logged ...
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SharePoint 2010 project templates missing in Visual studio 2015 Enterprise Edition

On windows server 2012 we have installed Visual studio 2015 Enterprise Edition but unfortunately I cant see the SharePoint 2010 project templates. Can anyone help me out to get those templates. Thanks ...
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Cannot open root site with System Account in SPD

I cannot open root site with System Account in SPD. Rest all sub-sites are opening with System Account. When I enter credentials of System Account in SPD to open root site, the credentials window ...
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Display only specific attachments

I'm trying to list the attachments of a list item depending on it's name. But I have no idea how to get the name attribute into the if condition: <xsl:if test="????????"> <xsl:element ...
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Get Choice (menu to choose from) checkbox values with jQuery

I need to get the values from a SharePoint column Choice (menu to choose from) checkbox values with jQuery in SharePoint Designer.
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How to download multiple documents at once using powershell only specific document ids

i have a dcoument library in sharepoint record center application , enabled a document id for this web application , and in this document library users uploaded lot of documents 2000. and here i ...
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Determine what has access denied on WPP

We have a large SP 2010 farm running with heavy customization, and there's a lot of problems with users having correct permissions on a site, but no permissions on a couple of lists with ...
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Why is the SPGridView doesn't display the collapse button when there is a single group?

The question sums up the situtuation. I have an SPGridView that return search results and I would like to grouping on them. When having more than 1 group, I got the little plus sign (+) in front of ...
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Send To functionality does not work in document library

I have a document library in which I have set the "Custom Send To Destination" in "Library settings > Advanced settings" to another document library in same site. The URL of destination document ...
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How to display Rating(0-5) column from Posts List under each post of default.aspx page

I have created one Blog site in SharePoint 2010, in which I need to display Rating under each blog post, I had made in-build rating setting functionality, I need to display the "Rating(0-5)" column ...
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no items returned in a view with a filter on a calculated column

I'm having a strange issue and Google isn't helping me much in figuring out why. I have a custom list with 3 fields: Title Year calculated column =left([title], 4) single line of text Month ...
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InfoPath form rows to multiple rows in SharePoint list

I am developing an InfoPath form for use on a SharePoint 2010 server that has multiple rows of data. I would like each row on the form to populate a new row in a SharePoint list. Is this possible?
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Determine the number of times a List Item has been viewed

I want a report that displays how many times a list item has been viewed. I tried to obtain this information from Audit Log Reports but the exported Excel file does not appear to give this ...
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Access Denied Even If login through site collection admin

One site ,two site collection admin contoso\admin1 contoso\admin2 Both have multiple group rights(full,contribute,etc..), But while I login with admin2 permission denied error "You are ...
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How to add Full READ permissions and remove Full Control Permission on web application using powershell

How do I give a user "full read" permissions to a web application with PowerShell? The Script below assigns "full control" to a user on this web application with "full control" and "full read". $w ...
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how to use JSOM to modify permissions for multiple list retrieved by a CAML query

Using SharePoint 2010 JSOM I know how to get a list item by it's ID, break its inheritance, then add a user to it's permission list with contribute access. What I cannot figure out is if I get ...
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SharePoint 2013 Migration from 2007 and 2010

I have some data in MOSS 2007 and some in SharePoint 2010. I am planning to migrate to SharePoint 2013. The amount of data is around 50GB. I don't want the entire content DB. I am planning to use a ...
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how to completely remove .wsp solution

how to remove a .wsp solution i try from central admin>system settings>manage farm solution selected a solution and selected Retracting still this status shown Restract. how to completely remove ...
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what is the difference between Retract wsp solution and remove wsp solution in sharepoint 2010

what is the difference between Retract wsp solution and remove wsp solution in sharepoint 2010. i want to remove a wsp solution from our sharepoint 2010 environment completely.
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Link to 1st item in list

I want to create a link on a page that points to the 1st item in a particular list. I achieved this using ID as a parameter but when I deleted the list item and re-created, the ID has changed and link ...
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Connect to Office - Add to SharePoint Sites - When do SharePoint Sites get synchronized?

We are having trouble with the Add to SharePoint Sites functionality. It often doesn't work as we expect it to work. Hence I'll try to describe what we are doing, then I'll try to formulate my ...
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Show AlertMe link not working in search results webpart

I checked on the "Show AlertMe link" in the settings in webpart properties of the search results webpart, but the status of it getting changed to unchecked when I edit it again. It is not getting ...
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Hyperlink Column Link Should Open in Modal

I want the user to click a link and then that link should open in a modal window. I have tried this on a blank page with a CEWP and it works using both of the following codes: <a ...
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Unable to open document from Drop off library in SharePoint 2010

Unable to view documents from drop of library it showing error message When I open pdf documents from a web application, I found below error in uls logs ...
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create new item and limit who can view the item on the newform.aspx

I have a custom list. Is there a way to make it so when a user adds a new item they can, in the NewForm.aspx/EditForm.aspx page, specify who can view the item once it is created? I know they can ...
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Synchronize Sharepoint List with multiple Excel files

I have a list on SharePoint,and I would like to update that list from any excel sheet/file I create "Having same formatting of course". Can I achieve that? I know that you can create a List on ...
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SPServices - open “view item” modal

NOTE: I'm begginer in SharePoint! Ok so my situation is like that: I have a list of Users, with multiple fields. For example there are fields like: Name, Title, Office, Phone and Email. Pretty ...
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Delay loading of webpart

I have a visual webpart which do very heavy lifting. There's a lot of data manipulation and after heavy optimization the page still takes 16 seconds to load. I want to know a way so that my page ...
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What Web Part attributes need to be unique when copying an aspx page?

I've copied an aspx page from the path "/_catalogs/solutions/Forms/" containing web parts to a different Site Collection where this page is currently broken. Using SharePoint Designer for the copied ...
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How to get selected user/group information on Edit Permissions page (editprms.aspx) using Javascript?

When manger would like to edit the permission level he will select the user or group from user.aspx for editing their permission level using Edit Permission button. It will show edit permission page ...
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Custom Activity for String Replace

In SharePoint 2010 designer, there is no direct option to replace the string with some other values. but in 2013, this is available. Is there any option to make this activity? I a column which is ...
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SharePoint 2010 not Accessible

My complete SharePoint 2010 site is not accessible. However, the admin site is. The database is still OK. Error: Cannot open database "WSS_Site_Content" requested by the login. The login failed. ...
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Custom Webpart page template for team site

Is it possible to create a custom web part page template in share point team site? The default web part page layout resides in 14 hive for team sites. I have a requirement to create a custom web ...
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SP2010: Edit Top Navigation Bar Subsites - Duplicates

I have a top bar with some headings, one of which is Research Center. When I hover over Research Center there are a handful of links to sites. How do I edit whichlinks show up? Primarily, there are ...
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How do I grant permissions to a Domain Group?

I need to add users to a domain group in SharePoint 2010 and I'm not sure how. When I click Site Permissions>Grant Permissions I can add users to a SharePoint group but not the listed domain groups
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Using Filters on a Data View web part from a SOAP Query

I have a SOAP query that pulled in information from a list that I want to create a Data View Web Part for. When I enabled the "Sort & Filter on Headers" option in SP designer I noticed an issue. ...
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Custom month year filter sharepoint 2010 calendar

I wonder if its possible to use custom month and year filters in a sharepoint 2010 calendar. I tried using jquery and (i assume) the sharepoint javascript that is triggered switching month in the ...
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Create List item Sharepoint 2010 REST with Choice column

I am trying to create one new list item in Sharepoint 2010 using REST. Coding var itemProperties = { 'Title': ;Raja;, //Single line String 'Expiry_x0020‌​_Date': "02/02/2016", //Date ...
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Could not load the Web.config configuration file. The given key was not present in the dictionary.

I'm trying to launch debugging on Visual Studio 2012 and it shows me this error message : By googling a little bit, I read that I should remove the 10 directory located in : ...
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People Search not working after adding query

I am creating a scoped people search page only for IT department. Yes I do get people refined only from IT department in people search web-part but however then the refinement panel does not filter ...
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Extract Email ID, Mobile phone, sipaddress ,other attributes from PeoplePicker Field in SP 2010 CustomList NewForm

After referring this article from Marc, and Here am able to get/perform the null check for peoplepicker entries in my custom newform of my SPList within SP Designer 2010. But, how to retrieve other ...
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SharePoint 2013 migration

I have a SharePoint 2010 Web Application in Windows Authentication mode. Can I directly migrate them to SharePoint 2013 Claims/Form based authentication Web Application? I am planning to use third ...