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Tagging feature not working

The "I like It" and "Tags & Notes" buttons in the ribbon are grayed out and "currently disabled", on my SP2010 site.I don't know how to enable them. Also I am not using active directory but FBA ...
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openweb does not contain an object.

When writing my powershell code, the openweb command returns an empty object. this is the code: PS C:\Users\SP_admin> $spsite = get-spsite "https://adress.nl/sites/dcprogrammabureau" PS ...
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How to get list by url using client object model?

Is it possible to get list by url using ECMA script client model? For example something like this: context.get_web().get_lists().getByUrl("Lists/MyList");
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Customize content query web part's look

I'd like to customize the way a content query web part (CQWP) displays a list on SharePoint 2010; the list is defined in the root and is going to be fetched in a subsite. Each subsite will pull one ...
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How to make Title READONLY in custom list

If I set the title field to Read only (since I will calculate it based upon other values) in the ListAdded Event handler, when i open up a form for creating a new item i get an error. Event ...
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Authenticate Windows user on Web Application using dual authentication and custom login page

What I have? I have configured FBA in one of the web applications with out of the box login page having dropdown box to select the either windows or FBA login. Everything is working fine. What I ...
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Querying multiple lists with GetItems not returning viewfields

I have written a script to get the items of a specific list leveraging the GetListItems method, but I am now being asked to join multiple lists, so I believe I must use the GetItems method. The code ...
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How do I approve & publish a folder and everything inside it?

How do I approve & publish a folder so that everything inside of it is published and live? Please post a screencast
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SharePoint 2010 - Display Frontend Server IP on SharePoint Site?

It is possible to display the Frontend Server IP dynamically on a SharePoint Site?
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Customise SharePoint access through Windows Explorer

We are developing a document management solution, the taxonomy is quite complex and needs to be able to scale above 200gb. We have developed a proof-of-concept where the corporate taxonomy is ...
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Difference between Attaching a file & Uploading a file to the SharePoint site

I facing a weird issue. I am able to upload a 32 mb file to a Document Library. But I am unable to attach same file to a task. Do I need to change settings other than Central Admin? I have set limit ...
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Hiding Custom List types on the Quick Launch programmatically

I would like to mimic the functionality of "List Settings > General Settings > Display this list on the Quick Launch" at deploy time. I.E. I want to hide custom list types from being displayed on the ...
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Printing lists in SharePoint 2010

Is there a way to easily export SharePoint 2010 lists with rich HTML columns to Word 2010 for printing? Here's what we need: A "Print List" or similar functionality in SharePoint (IE browser), where ...
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Infopath browser support

In our company, we have two big SharePoint 2010 farms, one is internet-facing, the other one is intra-net facing. Because we are planning to host all of our internet facing sites (30+), intranet, ...
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Getting Started with SharePoint 2010 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: An introduction to SharePoint 2010 i have experience of SharePoint 2007 and WSS 3.0, then i switch to the windows form platform. Now again i m interested to start with ...
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Path to jQuery file for SharePointWebControls:ScriptLink

I'm working in SharePoint 2010 Designer to create a custom page layout. I've added a SharePointWebControls:ScriptLink control but am not sure what the path is to my jQuery library. It's uploaded to ...
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Crawling the taxonomy store using a timer job in central admin

I am trying to get a timer job to crawl the Taxonomy Termstores, and am having a problem determining which SPSite object to use when instantiating the TaxonomySession. Is there a SPSite instance that ...
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Customizing sharepoint 2010 Quick Launch bar for certain pages only

I am rolling out a number of custom pages using a page template feature approach. I am also using a custom master page for these pages. As part of the design, we would like the Quick Launch menu for ...
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Impersonation issue? - SharePoint 2010

I have some strange behaviour happening in SharePoint 2010, which I believe is something to with Impersonation but I'm not entirely sure. I'm not sure how to word this, so I'll do it like this: ...
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SPSite.allwebs returns error

First of all sorry if this is an obvious question, I searched a lot but can't find the solution. When I open an spsite in powershell like this: $spsite = Get-SPSite "https://adress" And then I ...
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Can't approve major version

I published a major version of a custom page layout in SP Designer 2010 and it popped up a box asking “This document requires content approval. Do you want to view or modify its approval status?” When ...
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What can be excluded from source control in SPT 2010 solution (VS 2010)?

Besides the usual bin and obj folders, what else can be excluded from source control in the Visual Studio 2010 SharePoint solution I've built? I'm particularly interested in whether the pkg and ...
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Page layout with value of calendar control

I've got a custom page layout in SP 2010 that will need an ASP.NET calendar control for editors to select a date. Then we want to show the selected date (or a default date if none selected) to the end ...
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Config Wizard Shows Missing Patches

My farm started flashing errors in the 'Products and Patch Status' step in the Configuration Wizard and prevents the Wizard form moving ahead. However, I know that the patches are installed and ...
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Activate a feature in feature installed

I have a feature for deploying masterpages that I am trying to activate upon install(deploy). The following snippets of code are in the EventReceiver.cs. I am getting a null when attempting to ...
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Accessing Custom User Profile Property Value

With the Code below i'm able to get access to a custom profile property which i created ("Qualifications"). Somehow i dont get it how to get access to the stored information for the custom property ...
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McAfee security for Sharepoint 2010

I'm looking into some virus protection for my SharePoint farm. I'm currently testing McAfee security for SharePoint 2010. It works fine with a test 'virus' file and SharePoint gives the following ...
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SP 2010 Adding a picture library with some pictures through a feature

I would like to add the following feature to my Web Template. - Add a picture library with some default pictures in it First step would be creating a custom list from the type picture library. But ...
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Related content and tagging

Is it possible with SharePoint 2010 Server to have a "Related Content" section on pages, where it automatically pulls in links to other pages that have content tagged together? Is this built-in or an ...
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Recommendation for the correct topology/architecture

I've been tasked with proposing an architecture for our new SharePoint 2010 environment. The problem is that it will be hosted externally on a server that we have full control over at a data centre. ...
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SharePoint 2010 site collection template not visible

I have a document center of which i would like to create a template for re use. I have used Todd's guide to do this and it's all working fine. Except when I try to include the site content in the ...
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Publishing site vs. team site

We're trying to figure out the advantages/disadvantages of using Team Site or Publishing Site. The publishing site enables setting page titles more easily, along with scheduling of content, etc. ...
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Include html from another file in the SP-masterpage

Our SP-site is used as a part of another non-SP site. The layout should look the same on both the SP-site and the non-SP site. In the past, we have copy/pasted the html from the header and footer of ...
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How to create Recurring Tasks?

I need to set reminders from a Task list to specific people without human intervention. I want reminders for updates every week from the list. Is it possible to do it without using Calendar? My ...
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Can't activate Server Publishing

I'm trying to activate the SharePoint 2010 Server Publishing on a site and it gives the following message: Site The feature being activated is a Site scoped feature which has a dependency on a Site ...
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SharePoint 2010 Standard and Forms

We have a Standard Server License of SharePoint 2010 and we want to develop Infopath form. I need a tutorial or directions in bullet points as to what should I do to achieve this. I've heard in ...
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System.Xml.XmlException when using SharePoint Exchange Calendar Overlay

My organization wants to overlay a Shared Calendar onto a SharePoint calendar. I've been able to overlay my outlook calendar onto the calendar using the following configuration URLs in the calendar ...
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Blob Cache and List Item Attachments?

If I use the Blob Cache, are List Item attachments cached in it? Are there any special considerations for using the Blob Cache with list item attachments?
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How to select MAX field in CAML query

RowLimit seems not working. I'm using it in CAML query to run a SSRSreport. I have to pick the Max date for each user. i sorted the user as descending and set the RowLimit element as 1. But that does ...
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SharePoint 2010 Server CALs

I've a SharePoint 2010 Server Enterprise with 10 Enterprise CALs for a lot more users(all with AD CALs) but until now, all access's were succeed. So far, so good. But after I take a deeper look into ...
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PowerShell script to give reader permission for a user in site collection

I have a SharePoint server where I built a site collection that contains many subsites inside. I want to give a user a reader permission across whole site collection sub sites. How to do it using a ...
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What's the database impact of Central Administration Site Export? Locked for Writes AND Reads?

We're about to move a site from a parallel site collection into a subsite of the other site collection. Both SC's are in the same Web Application. We have not been able to get the command line ...
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Sharepoint 2010 security validation error

When i try to add a link to the top nav bar, I am doing this from the cms so not from code. I get the security validation invalid error. http://img233.imageshack.us/img233/5761/errorcs.png On the ...
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Why am I getting “Server error: http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink?LinkID=177673” after doing a database-attach upgrade

I have a massive MOSS content database that I'm trying to upgrade to 2010 via a database attach. After the process is complete, I get "Server error: http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink?LinkID=177673" when ...
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Migrating a site from one SC to another - ContentType problems [closed]

Recently I took over a sharepoint 2010 consolidation project from another developer. The goal was to combine 6+ standalone Site Collection + Site stacks into one Site Collection. Apparantly 5 of the ...
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Absolutely stuck on Workflow 'Failed to start (retrying)'

I had started building a custom VS2010 workflow, and I was able to test it, and everything worked fine. I then had to make some changes in my project (feature receiver, custom task edit form), and now ...
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Limitations for concurrent login of the same user?

I am not aware of such limitation but recently while preforming some custom upgrades to our farm I experienced some strange things (or not?). Our development team is sharing Site Collection Admin ...
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Assembly has no strong name though i added dll in advanced Package mode

I want to user Twitterizer for posting Status Updates through a WPF-Form. Since i need the Twitterizer2.dll to do this i first included it and then added it to the package using the advanced package ...
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Change page title in SharePoint 2010

I've noticed that using the default master page on SP2010, there doesn't seem to be any way to change the page title. The page's Edit Properties is grayed out and in SPDesigner, the title area is ...
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redirect search to /search/results.aspx

In my SharePoint site, whenever I search in the upper box, it redirects me to _layouts/OSSSearchResults.aspx but I want it to redirect me to a different search results page. I've changed the ...