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SharePoint data / document encryption options: experiences and recommendations

I'm evaluating the options to implement an encryption of the data / documents that are saved in SharePoint (2013). The important requirement is that SharePoint administrators (farm admins) are not ...
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Retrieve List items using CAML Query

I have a list which contains 3 columns -ID, TicketState and EndDate ID TicketState EndDate(DD-MM-YYYY) 1 Open 10/10/2012 2 Closed ...
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SharePoint Designer Workflows read .XOML file programmically using c#

I need to get list of all the workflows using a custom activity. I visited a workflow using designer and have the name of the activity. I just need to read that xoml file and see whether that file ...
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Unable to update an excel file in SP

One of our users is currently trying to update an excel file that is saved directly to our SP document library. Whenever he tries to update it and save it the changes for some reason never save. It ...
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Managing a SharePoint 2010 list from a SharePoint 2013 web application

I am replacing a colleague for the support of SharePoint intranets including a SharePoint 2010 one and a SharePoint 2013 one. Is there a way to manage a list of the SP2010 intranet from the SP2013 one ...
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Custom web part (filter) act similarly to the OOTB Text Filter

I'm writing a custom web part (which is a filter), because I need lots of customizations, so none of the OOTB filter would work for me. I'm now trying to write one similar to the OOTB text filter ...
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Survey, validate today's date question

We have a private survey. The date the survey was completed is to appear in an Exported Excel sheet. To do so, I have added a Date Field question in the survey named something like "Today's date" ...
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Sharepoint 2010 to 2013 Upgrade (License Migration)

I have been having a hard time finding an answer to this anywhere. I know the licensing model has changed from SharePoint 2010 to 2013. If we already have SharePoint 2010 licenses for our servers and ...
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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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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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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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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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Does ExecuteQuery have a cache/timeout/etc?

I wasn't sure how to phrase the title, forgive me. I'm running into an issue with the CSOM (SharePoint 2010, but likely in 2013 as well), where my initial ExecuteQuery() statement takes upwards of 20 ...
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Find Interval Between Dates Problem

I have a very odd problem, one that's been baffling me for over a week now. I have a workflow designed to create a new task a set period of time in the future once a current task expires. These tasks ...
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Logo doesn't appear normally to some users

There is normal version which shows mostly to all users: There is error version which shows currently to 2 users: Worth to mention that those 2 users have read permission on homepage, somewhere ...
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How to change a site's site template when migrating from SP2010 to SP2013

I am in the process of upgrading a SP2010 farm to SP2013. This farm originally started as a SP2007 farm that I've successfully migrated to SP2010 through the database attached method. There are ...
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Program developed on SP2010 work for 2013?

I have a program which was developed on SP2010. It refers SharePoint dll in a c# console program to get SPWeb info, then get some library info. Now, I need to make it work in SP2013. When I run it, ...
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does user profile service application or synchronisation pull in AD details like password and expiry?

We use user profile service application for one way AD sync . we can pull in data like the name email phones etc. I would like to know if there was any way in which we could retrieve the password ...
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Columns that are not shared with all Libraries

I have created a new column and would like it to show up in a single library, but when I create it the column shows up in all libraries. So my question is, how do I create columns that will only show ...
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How do i convert a Sharepoint 2010 master page to Sharepoint 2013 master page

What is the best approach to converting a SP 2010 master page into a SP 2013 master page? After performing an upgrade from SP 2010 to 2013, our public facing website lost its style and structure. Also ...
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adding a logo to the default login page FBA Authentication

Just wanting to know how to add a company logo to the default FBA authentication form. Many thanks
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How to change the internal name of a list?

How to change the internal name of a sharepoint list ? Are there any drawbacks if i do this ?
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Copy of a sharepoint list ,with all items

How do i make a copy of an entire list with 500000 millions items ? Can anyone provide me a powershell script or workaround ? I tried renaming the list , but the internal name of list doesnt get ...
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SharePoint 2013 & 2010 Strange Issues

In the past 4 weeks we had 2 strange issues in our SP 2010 and SP 2013 Farm Issue 1 :Firstly in our 2010 Farm we have 3 Servers ( 2 WFE and 1 App) and one day lot of our users complained the error ...
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2013 Migration issue

We just migrated from 2010 to 2013. We hit a few speed bumps along the way but are almost finished, The one issue we can not seem to locate is that one list inside one library will not allow updates ...
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After upgrade from SP2010 to SP2013, picture library thumbnail column no picture show

I migrated a SP2010 site to SP2013 farm. After performed the upgrade, everything is fine but we found an image gallery's view not work as expected. In SP2010 farm, the view have a "Thumbnail" column ...
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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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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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Does writing a custom RBS provider force one to put SharePoint into unsupported state?

It is well known that modifying a content database directly by running direct SQL queries results in an unsupported SharePoint state. However, it is possible to develop custom RBS providers. Note that ...
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Remove Check Out Information Panel from Office Files

I have a SP2013 Publishing Site, where end users have Restricted Read access - and I've made sure the Permission level does Not have the option to 'Use Client Integration Features'. However, when we ...
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Does adding custom code to native SharePoint aspx files automatically result in an unsupported state?

I want to add some custom code to one of the native SharePoint's aspx files in the hive (14\TEMPLATE\LAYOUTS). Specifically, I wish to implement a Page_LoadComplete event that does some additional ...
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How to migrate a list from Sharepoiunt 2010 to Sharepoint 2013

I must migrate a lot of list from SharePoint 2010, to SharePoint 2013. Sometimes this List have got more then 50 MB. How Could I migrate them with Content ? How to migrate with person who made the ...
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Export to Excel is slow

I am working with SharePoint 2010 / 2013. Very often I have to export large lists (>1000 Items) to Excel. This always takes some time (e.g. about 3 Minutes for 3500 list items). Is this normal, or ...
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How do you move a folder into another folder

In a documents folder, how do you move one folder (ex. human resources folder into a corporate office folder)
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SharePoint FBA using AD LDS vs ASNET SQL Membership Database

I have seen many articles describing individual methods of achieving SharePoint FBA Using AD LDS here Using ASPNET SQL Membership database here And these are not limited and there are many Blogs ...
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SPAudit doesn't catch list updating?

I just want to get all entries from SPAudit. Code is: public static IList<AuditEntry> All { get { IList<AuditEntry> source = null; ...
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confused about database attach upgrade from 2010 to 2013

I am in the process of a test upgrade from 2010 to 2013. I have set up a new test farm and I want to start attaching databases to the test farm but I have a few questions I can't figure out. What ...
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Project Server: Access custom enterprise field programmatically

I have an Enterprise project (created via Project Web Access) with a sample task. I created an enterprise custom field with following settings: Name: "LookupInSED" Type: Flag Entity: Task If I ...
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Migrating to new sharepoint and merging new changes in content database

We need to migrate from WSS 3.0 to SharePoint 2013, as I understand there is no direct way to do this in single step, so we need to migrate first to 2010, then to 2013. As long as our content database ...
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All Attachments Need to be Downloaded

I am trying to keep users from being able to edit, and override, list attachments. I would like to make it so they can only download the attachments no matter what they are. Is there a way to do ...
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add new wfe to an existing farm ssl cert question

I need to add a new WFE to an existing farm, do I need to purchase a new SSL certificate or can I reuse the existing certificate.
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link mysite back to main teamsite- sp2013

I have 2 web app (1 for intranet.domain.com and the other for mysite.domain.com) how to link mysite to intranet site. 1 suggestion seems ok, but I don't know how to implement it is: ...
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Import Sharepoint 2010 BDCM file in a SharePoint 2013 environment

I was wondering if it's possible to import a BDCM file exported from SharePoint 2010 in a Sharepoint 2013 environment ? Is the file format identical ? Thank you
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Stop Inheriting Permissions Inheritance on subsites

I want to restrict department staff to access their department subsite only. I have a single Web app that contains subsites for each department (HR,IT,Finance). Therefore, on each subsite I choose ...
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Products Preparation Tool does not progress past the “Configuring Application Server Role, Web Server (IIS) Role” stage

Products Preparation Tool does not progress past the "Configuring Application Server Role, Web Server (IIS) Role" stage. After days searching for a fix and finding nothing that will work I am ...
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SharePoint Developer DashBoard

Once we activate SharePoint Developer dashboard using powershell, up to what scope does it apply? Can we see the developer dashboard screen on every site in the farm? And is it a correct thing to do ...
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Best practice to update SharePoint, how to?

I have 2 environments. One with SharePoint 2010 and the other with SharePoint 2013. I know there is a new update available for SharePoint 2013. What is the best practice to find the correct update ...
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Migrating a Webpart from Sharepoint 2010 to 2013

I had a webpart that was working on a SharePoint 2010. Recently I've Published the same webpart using Visual Studio 2012 to my SharePoint 2013 and it gives me this error: Unhandled exception was ...
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Access to all site collections

I need to give users access to manage all site collections. Where is the best place to specify this? I would like one place to give users access to all site collections.