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Adding and Removing fields to the user profile

Is it possible to add and remove fields from the user profile? For example I want to add a field for LinkedIn profile and remove the Schools field.
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Pagelayouts deployed through Feature Module cannot be found

I have created a new Module in which I store all my custom pagelayouts and register them in the XML file like so: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <Elements ...
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How do I change the date format for a site collection

I need to change the date format of the created and modified dates in every list in a site collection. I can't create a new column and I can't modify the xslt. Is there a setting in share point that I ...
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Publishing Site creating a sub page

I have a publishing site. I have created a page in the site. Is it possible to createa sub page from a page? I would like it to be added to the site navigation. Main Site |_Page 1 |_Page 2 ...
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Disabling standard quick launch behaviour

I have created a Site Definition using Visual Studio and also created a List Definition from which I use the List Instance in a web-scoped feature which activates upon creation of a subweb using the ...
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SmallSearchInputBox on the search result page

I have a custome master page. On this I am including the SmallSearchInputBox control at the top of the page. <asp:ContentPlaceHolder ID="PlaceHolderSearchArea" runat="server"> ...
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Using the Content Deployment API, how to delete items from destination?

Inside a custom developed timer job, we're doing a selective list migration between an internal and external farm based on list item attributes, e.g. only copy to external if "Is Public" is checked. ...
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Auto Format Masterpage in Visual Studio

I am creating a custom master page in visual studio. I inherited this from another developer who has not learnt how to indent code properly. One thing that I have noticed that seems it is not possible ...
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SP 2010 Views on a list depending on the access rights

Is there a possibility to link views on a custom list to the access rights on this list? E.g. I have a custom list with information stored in diffrent columns I've created two views: one for owners ...
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SP2010 Add users from people picker to list as separate list items

I would like to add users from a people picker as separate list items to a custom list. Following code only saves the last person in my peoplepickerlist string users = ppUsers.CommaSeparatedAccounts; ...
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How to get SharePoint 2010 site mobile enabled?

When I access my SP2010 site from a Smart Phone browser (Android or iOS), I get following error: What could be the issue here? Any help is appreciated!
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JQuery Autocomplete with ashx

I can't make autocomplete work with ashx and the handler is working fine. Here's the scenario: 1- JQuery files are properly referenced 2- ashx is deployed in /layouts and working (got this to work ...
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Custom web part as consumer and provider for other single web part

I have a task to create a custom filter web part (CFWP) for standard List View web part (LVWP). I decided to use a connection framework for this task and designed next concept: LVWP is a provider ...
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Show a webpart on every page automatically

Is it possible to add a web part on every page of a subsite automatically? Can the web part use the same config as the other pages it is one?
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What's the correct CSS for loading a font for IE9

I have the following CSS for loading a font which works fine in Chrome but the font doesn't load in IE9: @font-face { font-family: Adelle; src: url('AdelleBasic_BoldItalic.eot'); /* for IE */ } ...
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Search results page URL not showing current site

I'm working on a custom search based, by copying osssearchresults.aspx and making a few changes. My Publishing Site with workflow sitecollection has a few sites at the root, for different languages ...
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Add more levels to the Table of Contents web part?

Is it possible to add more levels in Content -> Levels to show in the OOTB Table of Contents web part? Could this be edited in some file or do I need to build a custom web part in order to get more ...
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Creating CASE statement with Calculated Column

I am using SharePoint 2010. I added a new Column and made it a Calculated Column. Now I need to place a CASE statement in my Formula. Something like this... CASE when [Region1] = 'A' and [Region2] ...
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Nesting webparts programatically

I have a user requirement to add a webpart inside another; I am creating a tabbed container webpart, inside which the user wishes to add other webparts. How can this be achieved?
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Workflow to transfer custom list item to another sharepoint custom list

I am stuck using workflows, so no C# is allowed - I'm trying to copy only certain items, on which the workflow will be triggered, to another custom list within the same domain Setup is as follow: ...
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How to override styles in SharePoint

I currently am using a custom LI style to present images of youtube clips. The style seems to be working as intended. The issue is that SharePoint is also applying a bullet on the side of each image ...
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How to add jQuery to a single page?

I'm new to SharePoint. We have 2010. I want to use jQuery on a single page, not the entire site. What's the best way to do this? Can it be done without modifying the master page? Thanks!
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The operation(s) generations creates an SQL query which exceeds the length limit in Business Data Connectivity Metadata Store

I am trying to add a table from a SQL database as an external content type. When I do so I am getting the following error: The database table has 188 columns (I did not design this legacy system. I ...
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How do I add .htm files to root of my SP2010 site

I'm currently working on moving our current website from Dreamweaver to SharePoint, and I have a requirement to have an .htm file at the root of my SP2010 site. The reason is that we have software ...
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How to make a CAML Query union?

I have a webpart with several CAML Querys that look like this: SPSiteDataQuery qry = new SPSiteDataQuery(); qry.Lists = "<Lists ServerTemplate='104' Hidden='TRUE' />"; qry.Webs = "<Webs ...
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Cannot edit page throug https but it is possible over http.

I have a server setup with 2 WFE. I have a web application running on port 80, this web application is Load Balanced using a revery proxy over Https. So i can now acces the web application on ...
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Present a document to everyone the next time they visit SharePoint

Is there a way to present a given document to every user the next time they visit? They would only see it once, and any subsequent visits, they see SharePoint as normal. This would also be something ...
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How to give groups/users permissions to specific folders?

I would like to know how to give groups/users permissions to specific folders only in sharepoint 2010? Thanks,
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Get the user id via javascript

How can you get the current users id using javascript? Can you do this any JS file or does it need to be added at a certain point?
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Displaying a message to a user to change the image on My Profile

Do you know of a way to display a message on every page when a user had not changed thier default image in there profile. Once there profile has changed then I no longer wish to show the message.
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Custom Homepage

I am adding a custom SharePoint homepage using a feature. Everything is working fine, and the redirection is correct whenever i open the site, however the homepage does not load and i get the ...
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Authoring Environment

I have taken a new job and have been introduced to a new SharePoint environment that has been set up. The topology is as follows. Dev - > Authoring -> Testing -> Production I am a little confused by ...
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Accounts Needed for Installing SharePoint

I am installing SharePoint on my local machine. What accounts are needed to install SharePoint? It seems ubiquitous that you need the following accounts. SP_Admin (Account you install SP with) ...
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InfoPath Form Library vs. InfoPath forms on a list

What is the usage scenario's for using a dedicated Form library instead of using a custom list as where you modify the data entry form with InfoPath? Is it if you want the added functionality you get ...
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Is it possible to find out what template was used to create a site using the SOAP service?

I am connecting to a SharePoint 2010 server(which I don't control) using the SOAP service (.asmx) I need a list of sites which were created using a certain template. Is it possible to create a CAML ...
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How to create a user for my sharepoint 2010 site without active directory

I am building a sharepoint site for a college department I work for. Our sharepoint site is linked to the active directory of the school so it seems like I can only add users that are in the active ...
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Add users to SP Group

I am using following PS script to add users from a text file. Some of the users in the text file are inactive or gone (basically can't be resolved). The error message from the catch block is executed ...
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Attach Events to User Permissions in SharePoint 2010

I know you can create events in SharePoint for custom lists, sites, and etc: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ff728093.aspx. Unfortunately, they don't trigger within the permissions section of ...
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SP2010 standard search and synonyms

In a SP2010 enterprise setup we have started to use synonyms in the Term Store. But these synonyms seem to be ignored by the search engine. They only guide the user when entering keywords for a ...
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Attach a Javascript function to an OOTB ribbon button

I want to attach a custom javascript function to the out of the box "Download a copy" ribbon button. This is to provide analytics for file downloads done through the ribbon button. I tried this ...
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A manager wanted to use a project task list, but wanted a running log of the comments entered as the task is being worked

The project task list allows a gantt view and can be used for status updates. Once the task is assigned, the assignee needs to provide regular status updates and update the task. With a regular ...
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Creating a new user profile service application with exisiting databases

Is it possible to create a new user profile service application and use the exisitng the databases from a previous user profile service application? Both service applications are in the same farm. I ...
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Configuring Alternate Access mappings

So this is the situation, I have a SharePoint farm with multiple servers. I have multiple web applications. I have two WFE servers. The incoming traffic is load balanced using an ISA server ( ...
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Add users from custom membershipprovider without enabling FBA

I have a Web application with 2 zones. Default: used by users on the inside using AD. Extranet: used by external users using a custom membership provider What I want is for the users in the ...
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SharePoint SP1 Uninstallation

Is it possible to uninstall SharePoint Server 2010 SP1? I hope it can't be done. Is there any way beyond the rule?
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SharePoint 2010 branding - I see it (as site admin) but rest users don't

Our web developer helped me customize our SharePoint 2010 web application (few images and colors). Very basic. He made changes to the master page and I selected that master page and applied it to ...
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Error when creating a Site Collection for a Site Template

I'm having some trouble creating a new site template on a customer's system using a site template I've created against our UAT system. Both are using SharePoint 2010 Foundation. The site template ...
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How to load page metadata and insert them to page?

I stand before task, perhaps very easy for programmer, but unfortunatelly not for me like SP admin. Let's imagine, that I have a wiki page in Site pages library and my page has some new metadata ...
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Trying to redirect after closing Modaldialog, but parameters aren't set

I have a layouts page which creates a new site. I use SP.UI.ModalDialog to show the site. I've created the following js function I use to pop it up: function PagePopupAndRedir(fileUrl, fileTitle, ...
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Using the Client Object Model, cannot connect?

Not sure why, but I do this, and I get no connection. private void ConnectToSP() { string webUrl = "http://win-a70j4oppt1e/"; clContext = new ClientContext(webUrl); ...