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What does psconfigui.exe do?

just wanted to know what this application does. Many thanks
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22 views

Item creation with programmatically created user takes too much time

I need help with a strange problem with creating a user with Sharepoint 2010 foundation using the api. I use form based authentication with claims. I have defined a custom membership but no ...
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1answer
21 views

sharepoint foundation workflow not starting automatically

I am working with Sharepoint Foundation 2010 and I am creating a workflow which must start automatically when an item from the listX is changed. However, this workflow not starting automatically. ...
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12 views

Cannot complete this action when using MigrateUser stsadm

OK, I am logged into the server using the Farm administrator account and attempting to migrate a user using: stsadm -o migrateuser -oldlogin domainA\JohnDoe -NewLogin domainB\JaneDoe ...
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1answer
46 views

Display friendly field values in SharePoint 2010 list

I have an SQL table where I with the help of an Externl Content Type has created a list in SharePoint 2010. The table has a foreign key to a dim table where the display friendly names are listed. How ...
0
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1answer
25 views

Trouble using stsadm -o MigrateUser

My organization is moving from one active diretory to another (new Domain). We are migrating the users first. As a test I am trying to run the MigrateUser command and getting a "cannot complete this ...
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9 views

Way to add meeting workspace lists to a given page layout

I have a web part that displays list of all page layouts on a publishing page, user selects one and creates a page. Now i want to create 4 lists for him, ones that are on meeting work space e.g. ...
4
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1answer
48 views

Unable to delete timer jobs

I have a few timer jobs which I cannot delete. Using Get-SPTimerJob I am able to find the jobs and the GUIDS, but when I try to delete them I receive the following error: PS C:\Windows\system32> ...
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2answers
68 views

Copying Files from One Document Library to Another

We are in the process of migrating several documents from multiple document libraries into one central document library. I need to copy all of the files located in one document library on our ...
3
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1answer
33 views

External Content Type SQL Authentication

Having an issue with the way that SharePoint External Content Types are authenticating to a SQL server table. Currently we have to enable NT Authority\Anonymous Login in the SQL database to allow the ...
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2answers
35 views

Use of powershell with sharepoint

I was wandering what were the possibility of interaction between powershell and sharepoint. Almost all our documentation at work is on sharepoint and was wandering if I could access the metadata ...
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2answers
33 views

Argument out of Range Exception by using Calculated field

I have following Columdefs <Field ID="{64cd368d-2f95-4bfc-a1f9-8d4324ecb007}" Type="DateTime" ShowInDisplayForm="TRUE" Name="StartDate" DisplayName="$Resources:core,Start_Date;" ...
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1answer
46 views

SharePoint 2010: Create a compilation email from multiple items

First of all, the tools I have available to me are SharePoint Designer and InfoPath, and I am much more comfortable in the former than the latter. I have a request to create a solution to facilitate ...
0
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1answer
55 views

OnPrerender takes long to load

I have a very basic webpartt which has a telerik tab control and 7 different tab with some controls on it. It is using Linq to sharepoint lists to retrieve data from lists. I added this web part to ...
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1answer
63 views

Bestway to store and manipulate SPListItemCollection results

I get a SPListItemCollection in my program. I use this collection to show the items in a DataGridView display. I need to filter items based on a requirement. But .Add() or Delete() does changes to ...
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1answer
33 views

Opening dialog box in 2010 CSS font changes

I've had this issue all along with my 2010 Foundation intranet site I maintain, and am wondering what I can do to resolve it. Here is the situation it arises in: I open a dialog box within ...
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0answers
45 views

Missing Server Side dependencies

I am getting an alert in Sharepoint Central Admin that The SharePoint Health Analyzer has detected some critical issues. On checking, I found the alerts like: [MissingSetupFile] File ...
0
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1answer
29 views

Unable to remove site collection: Operation failed due to an error in Identity Mangement

I've restored a site collection to a different SharePoint farm. Now i am trying to delete the site collection: Using Powershell: Remove-SPSite http://farm/sites/Site_Collection Error: ...
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1answer
45 views

SharePoint 2010 Mobile Customization

I am aware that OOTB SharePoint 2010 Mobile features does not handle Workflows and InfoPath forms . We are looking at Viewing existing SharePoint sites (it has workflows , complex InfoPath forms , ...
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1answer
23 views

Multiple List definition in a list template

I use Sharepoint Foundation 2010, and I'm working with a set of .stp's. Now I have the requirement to create a list with a lookup field. I also want to create this lookup list at the same time with ...
2
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3answers
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What are the differences in functionality as far as Dashboarding goes between SharePoint 2010 standard and SharePoint 2010 Enterprise?

Specifically, what sort of dashboarding CAN I do on a standard license? I have to convince my boss we need to upgrade to an enterprise license. Thanks!
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1answer
189 views

Content database schema version is not supported in the new farm

I never did this before, so I want to make sure it is correct. I have a development SP standalone machine (A), it has SQL2008R2+SP2013. it was setup by others. Now, we decided to setup a a farm (B) ...
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1answer
22 views

Should I perform scheduled content DB SQL backups in addition to scheduled granular backups?

Currently we have a series of scheduled granular backups for the site collection level that use the PS "Backup-SPSite" command (e.g. https://myportal.com). I test these backups frequently, and have ...
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51 views

SharePoint 2010 Configuration wizard fails at step 2

We have installed SharePoint 2010 on one of our local Dev server. The issue that we are facing is during running configuration wizard. When i start running configuration wizard it fails at step 2 ...
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1answer
37 views

Note Board Web Part adding spaces in the middle of words

This is a typical OOTB SP2010. I have observed that comments entered into a Note Board Web Part will end up with spaces injected in the middle of words, at what appear to be random points. Examle: I ...
2
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1answer
241 views

Sharepoint Foundation 2010 : Unable to create new sites in my site collection

So I had originally upgraded an old WSS 3.0 site to SharePoint Foundation 2010 by the database attach method. Site worked fine for a couple months until now. Now we our unable to create new sites in ...
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1answer
44 views

SMTP setting in SharePoint 2010

I want to use my organization SMTP server for sending emails from SharePoint. I know we have to do certain setting in central admin but i am confused whether i need to install n configure SMTP ...
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43 views

SharePoint 2010 configuration wizard error.Cannot start service SPUserCodeV4 on computer

I have installed SharePoint 2010 and after installing i run configuration wizard and i got below error on step 2. An exception of type System.InvalidOperationException was thrown. Additional ...
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1answer
162 views

sharepoint 2010 getting session timed out error for

We have an application which depends on “Excel calculation Services” in SharePoint. This application presents the data from excel to web based format like html. It also gives a text box to insert ...
2
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2answers
48 views

Where can I download SharePoint Foundation 2010 without SP2

I need to set up a development environment for a site that is currently running SP1. I set up my dev environment with SP2010 SP2 and then I found out the hard way that you cannot restore a backup from ...
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1answer
30 views

need to send email with multiple documents attached and properties removed from Document Library

We have one requirement in which we have to send email with mutiple documents attached from document library. the issue is that we have to remove properties of the documents before sending such ...
1
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1answer
58 views

Potential memory leak with SPListItem?

I have created a Timer Job that iterates through a list of 100,000 items and finds the ones that are older than 120 days and "moves" them to a new site collection for archival. I am using a ...
1
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1answer
56 views

Core Search Results - shows all results if you visit results page

I guess this is a desired behaviour, but I am trying to overcome it - I searched around and nobody complains from the same thing. I have a search results page that contains the core search results ...
3
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1answer
137 views

Check- in & check-out files using client object model

As the title says, how can I Check- in & check-out files using client object model?
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1answer
121 views

How to update a list item's Workflow Status field?

I have created an Approval field for my list programmatically: var fieldName = mylist.Fields.Add("Approval", SPFieldType.WorkflowStatus, false) see ...
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1answer
100 views

Create a SharePoint 2010 BCS connection to Web Service with Visual Studio only

While I have been using SharePoint for quite some time I have not used BCS at all (except way back when I took some training). What I am looking for are steps to create a BCS connector to an external ...
1
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1answer
32 views

Sharepoint Foundation 2010 Hardening

I have never hardened a SharePoint site before and I am having a hard time using all the recommendations I find online. This blog post discusses the different accounts that should be used for ...
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1answer
81 views

How does sharepoint place users into the “browse” function for the people picker

I have noticed that after a clean install of SharePoint 2010 Foundation the people picker's "browse" function search does not find any of the local users on the server that Foundation was installed ...
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0answers
96 views

Install SharePoint Foundation 2010 with SQL Server Express 2012

I have already installed almost all prerequisites for SharePoint Foundation 2010. I would like to use a SQL Server Express 2012 instance as I hear that database size limitations have been lifted from ...
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0answers
52 views

How to link between two documents uploaded in doc library

I have a task where I have been given two documents(in word/.doc format). I need to create multiple links inside doc1 and clicking those should navigate to the respective sections in doc2. Both will ...
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1answer
56 views

SharePoint 2010 Foundation with Search Server Express 2010 VS SharePoint 2013 Foundation

I am wondering if I install SharePoint Foundation 2010 with Search Server Express 2010, will I have a product as good as SharePoint Foundation 2013's search features? I am looking to make my ...
1
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2answers
52 views

How do I keep particular announcements at the top of the list?

I have a pretty basic sharepoint 2010 foundations site that I'm trying to figure out how to keep two particular announcements on top without having to "re-edit" them. I've looked in the list settings ...
2
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1answer
96 views

xsl:import and xsl:include do not show changes from the xsl file in custom display forms

I have been struggling to edit all my custom display forms and view forms to render using external xsl files. So far I found out that normal ways cited around the internet do not work very smoothly ...
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0answers
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How to use already existing information in three different forms + default values

I have three forms, one for new membership, one for changing your membership information and one for continuing your membership. In new membership form you give your basic information; name, phone ...
1
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0answers
65 views

Recreate ootb Timer Job

Just accidentally deleted an out-of-the-box timer job in SharePoint Foundation 2010, the "Change Log" Timer Job, using PowerShell (SPJobDefinition.Delete()) in a farm with only one server. How can I ...
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1answer
95 views

SharePoint 2010 Team Project Collections Error!

I have recently migrated our current tfs and sharepoint production system onto a test enviroment to more recent versions. The new installation is a single server farm with sql, tfs and sharepoint, i ...
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1answer
32 views

Can't find SharePoint Foundation 2010

I installed SharePoint Foundation 2010 on my development machine about two months ago and now I changed computers and I cannot find the installation file any more. I didn't think it would be this big ...
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0answers
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Barcode Integration for Foundation 2010

I have searched around a bit on the internet for this and have not found anything. Basically, I have a custom list on my website, it is called In Stock Items. On here, I am using a webpart called ...
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1answer
520 views

SharePoint Foundation 2010 - Automatically add the parent folder name to a column

Is there a way to automatically add the name of the parent folder to a column in which the documents are stored? I have a SharePoint 2010 Foundation environment with a document library named IT. In ...
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SharePoint 2010 list navigation bug

Hoping someone can help. We have a List in 2010 Foundation with 3 categories/folders. One has 127, next 416 and last 18. If we go into a category and navigate through to the end, it stops on the ...