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Dynamic Choice Lists in Forms

What is the best way to accommodate dynamic dropdown lists for New & Edit Forms? Example: User chooses an option in dropdown 1, which then triggers specific values in dropdown 2. Surely I ...
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Is it possible to restore only permissions from a SharePoint 2010 backup?

Is there a way to only restore permissions and not the content from a SharePoint 2010 back-up? If yes, how?
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SharePoint restore fails because of newer version

I have installed SharePoint 2010 SP1 on my local developer machine. I wanted to copy a site collection from one of our productive servers (which hasn't SP1 yet but the December 2010 Cumulative ...
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How can I filter a calendar (ListViewWebPart) web part?

I've entered a lookup field to a calendar list that corresponds with the values in a list of links. I would like to show only calendar entries on the web part that correspond with the selected link. ...
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Know all Delegate Controls

I am wondering if there is any way to find a list all deletage controls which exist on SharePoint Root group by ControlID and Ordered by Sequence. How does sharepoint locate the control with lowest ...
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Crawling a content source of type BDC after updating BDC produces errors - IEntity could not be found using criteria Id=#

Here is the setup SharePoint 2010 BDC application definition Search Content Source of type Line of Business that crawls the BDC Steps taken Import BDC application definition version 1.0.0.0 ...
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No “New” Link on Calendar View

I made a custom Sharepoint 2010 list and then made a Calendar view for the list. When I view the calender, however, I don't get a link to add a new entry on the calendar like I do for the default ...
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Sharepoint ImageMap Editor [closed]

In the Sharepoint 2010 editor, is there an option to insert ImageMaps? If you look at Telerik's editor: http://demos.telerik.com/aspnet-ajax/editor/examples/default/defaultcs.aspx and select the "Full ...
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Filter a Data Form Web Part in SP2010 using querystring?

I have a Data Form Web Part (DFWP) in SP2010 and need to filter one of the columns ("Department") on a value using the querystring. How do you do this?
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Adding text to Sharepoint 2010 surveys

I've created a survey in Sharepoint 2010 and I need to be able to add large blocks of text and diagrams above specific questions but there doesn't seem to be a way to do this. I've tried adding the ...
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SharePoint Profile Sync Exclusion Filters

If an exlcusion filter is added to a profile sync connection AFTER the profiles have already been imported, when are the newly excluded profiles purged?
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Reorder Content Type Columns

I have a custom content type with some custom site columns. I can't find anywhere to reorder the columns for the content type. How can this be done in Sharepoint Designer 2010? Thanks.
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Change Base Content Type of Content Type

In Sharepoint 2010, is there any way to change the parent (or base) type of a Content Type after the relationship has been established?
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Custom Content Type for Calendar?

I have a calender list in my Sharepoint 2010 application. I want to make custom content types that the user can fill out that will make a calendar event. The problem is, if I inherit from the Event ...
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How to find out the number of the week in a calculated field?

How can I calculate the number of the week based on a date in a list? I tried several examples I found on the internet, but none worked correctly? The formula should comply with the ISO standard ...
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How to filter items in a list that have a specific date that falls in last, this or next month?

I want to show only items with a specific date that falls in last, this or next month? For example: If today is the 7/13/2010 it should show only the items between the 1st of June and the 31st of ...
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Test-spcontentdatabase returns The server instance of the database could not be found

I am trying to run Test-spcontentdatabase on a MOSS database on a SQL server (2008 R2). When I run it I get "The server instance of the database could not be found." The ULS has no more information ...
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Sharepoint Server 2010 SP1 PSConfig issue

I've download (KB 2460045) and install the sp1 for SPS2010, so far so good. To complete the process -SQL upgrade- I must run the SP2010 Products Configuration Wizard (psconfig), but in the last step a ...
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SharePoint 2010 and E-Forms

I am senior .NET (C#) softwar engineer and got a chance to work on sharepoint 2010. My eform is based on 2 sections and both sections belong to different users. I am not using infopath so kindly share ...
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Referencing SharePoint list columns with spaces in names

I'm running into issues referencing column names in SharePoint Designer 2010 when the names have spaces in them. This is discussed in this blog post. For example, I've tried using the following ...
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Where can I download Service Pack 1 for SharePoint 2010?

Where can I download Service Pack 1 for SharePoint 2010?
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Migrate entire web application

I have one SharePoint Farm with two servers: SERVER1 SERVER2 I have one web application "SharePoint 80". The alternate access mappings (AAM) for this app are pointing to http://server1 I want to ...
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Move list from root site to subsite

We accidentally created a few lists at the root of our SharePoint 2010 site and need to move them to a subsite. How do you do this? We tried exporting as a template, but then the list became a library ...
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Deactivate the link of lookup-fields (2010)

On our solution (SP Foundation) we multiple lists with quite some lookup fields. Some of the lookup fields are user fields who link to the user info list, and we don't want that to happen. Of ...
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Why isn't SharePoint Designer 2010 showing anything under “List and Libraries”?

SharePoint Designer 2010 is not showing anything under "List and Libraries" on one of my site collections even though I see all list and libraries in another SharePoint 2010 site. The "Data Sources" ...
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Internet Explorer forces user to log into site with DOMAIN\USERNAME

I have a public Internet facing site running on SHarePoint 2010 using NTLM authentication. Users using FireFox/Chrome/Safari are able to log into the site using just their username and password. ...
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Links in Sharepoint to other Sharepoint Content

I am new to Sharepoint and am using Sharepoint 2010. I want have a page (should it be a list?) that contains quick links to other content that is already on the website. Is there a way to do this ...
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Inventory Management in SharePoint 2010

Is there a way to do Inventory Management (for Goods which are bought & sold) in SharePoint 2010 ?. Any suggestions?
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Email validation in SharePoint 2010

We have a column of type "E-Mail" and we'd like to attach validation to it so it conforms to the normal regular expression email validations at a specific domain. Is this possible without writing a ...
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Import-SPWeb throws exception “A duplicate field named [guid here] was found”

From the SharePoint 2010 Powershell console, I'm importing a site collection into the same parent site collection as the source. (ie. http://parent/sites/sourcesite has been exported with Export-SPWeb ...
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SharePoint 2010 Search is not working

Search in my SP2010 environment is not working. The ULS log file is long & so I am posting in part here. SharePoint Server Search Query dk9x High ...
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Setting up Quota for Subsites in SharePoint 2010

In SharePoint 2010, is it possible to set a storage quota on individual sub-sites within a site collection? According to this question, it is not possible to do so SharePoint 2007. I'm curious if ...
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Cannot add user to SP group, SP 2010

I investigated one day, that I can't add some specific user to any group of some specific collection, I can add them directly to list/library/page only. For example "Xavier Xovi" can't be member of ...
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Insert Signatures (Images) into an Infopath Forms

I need to insert Signatures (Images) into an InfoPath web forms. I also need a drop down menu in the form so that a when a person is selected & his respective signature shows up in the form. Is ...
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View PDFs in web browser

When I go to view a PDF on the web, say a 1040 form at the IRS, when I open it it opens in my browser. When I open a PDF file from my sharepoint 2010 instance, however, it prompts me to download the ...
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Retrieve values of Site Column Choice field

I have a site column of type choice that I have associated with a Site content type. I want to get the values of that choice field to use in a custom web part. Should I use the Field name, GUID or ...
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How can I load a list in a web part based on a selection from another web part?

I have two lists, one with data about a group of elements, and the other with calendars to be used for creating schedules for these elements. I've set up a page with two list views; one showing the ...
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Possible to blacklist certain words/phrases?

I'm wondering if it's possible to have a set of words and phrases that cannot be entered as values for anything. What would be the best way to implement this functionality? I was exploring creating ...
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Site Icon Disappearing in sharepoint 2010

I choose custom logo for my site but it's change in main page only Others pages show the default sharepoint site icon. But Sharepoint Designer shows the icon correct!!! I test my site with IE 9, IE8 ...
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ArgumentException when trying to access SPListItem value

I have a tool to update all items in SP (link replacement). The tool works most of the time but sometimes it throws me an ArgumentException ("Value does not fall within the expected range."). Here is ...
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Creating a custom serach page?

I would like to create a custom search page that allows users to search values specific to a content type. Coming from an ASP.NET background my first impulse was to create a web part that: Allowed ...
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Print DisplayForm.aspx created by InfoPath

I need to sometimes print contents of a submitted forms (created in InfoPath) i.e. DisplayForm.aspx in a Printer-Friendly format. Is it possible?
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Document Sets & Content Types

Our users generally work offline - hence we want an ability in Document Set whereby Documents can be uploaded in a Document Set The Uploader is asked - Which Document Set should be used to uploaded ...
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Team Discussion - Cannot Complete this Action Error

On many (but not all) team sites, the team discussion gets the following Error. Error Cannot complete this action. Please try again. Troubleshoot issues with Microsoft SharePoint Foundation. ...
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Publishing delay based on permissions

We are about ready to grant access to outside partners and contractors to a site collection on our main SharePoint site. We would like just these partners and contractors to see everything in the site ...
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Search results refinement based on document contents keywords

Do any of the search versions for SharePoint 2010 allow refinement of results based on keywords that appear within documents? I know that the standard search functionality allows for searching within ...
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SP2010 - TMG publishing rule error: _vti_inf.html*

I'm getting an error related to URL http://server:80/_vti_inf.html* when i test the firewall rule for SharePoint 2010 connection on TMG server . All other path connections to SP site are fine. ...
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Customization best practices for SP2010 [closed]

We'd like to customize the look of our SharePoint 2010 pages and sites but didn't know what some best practices are: We'd like to change the look of pages some without breaking the link between them ...
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List of WebParts that support Audience Targetting

How do I get a list of WebParts that support Audience Targetting? Is there any documentation? I have a audience created and I can see their memberships after compiling. However, web parts like ...
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SharePoint 2010 Unique FBA Accounts Per Site Collection

We are trying to make it so that we can have a single Web Application that uses FBA that has 1-n site collections below that. However, we would like the permissions for each site collection to be ...