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get files from doc library is not working

I just dont understand, I need to move some files from one document library, to a document library in a subsite. But the filescollection its always zero, but there are files there. What am I ...
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How many person/group can be saved in a person/group column?

Is it possible to store some 1000+ users in a SharePoint 'person' column.
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Get Url of List, with all items

I created a document library by code, and I need to return the URL of the All Items page. I tried this, but its not what I am looking for SPList oSPList = ...
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Mails in SharePoint can only open a few times before SharePoint says the file is missing

I have a costumer which save some of their mails on SharePoint, making them able to keep track of conversations etc. via SharePoint. Right now there is a Cache issue. When they open the emails in ...
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Copying Content from a WSS 3.0 Site to SharePoint 2010 Enterprise

We are in the process of migrating from one Team Foundation Server instance which was using WSS 3.0 to a new instance running SharePoint 2010 Enterprise. We have quite a bit of content in the various ...
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creating event handler feature - OnDeleting

I'm trying to create a sandboxed event handler feature to handle the OnDeleting event of a task list in SharePoint 2010. I followed Microsoft's instructions. When I deploy the event receiver from ...
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Sharepoint:SPSecurityTrimmedControl

I have this in my master page. <Sharepoint:SPSecurityTrimmedControl runat="server" Permissions="CreateSSCSite"> <SharePoint:CssLink runat="server" Version="4"/> ...
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sharepoint designer can not display the item!

The scenario that lead to this error was: 1. I created a custom activity, it worked. 2. Then I wanted to change some names of properties, after deploying, this happened Is there anyway to remove some ...
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Want to set a List's FormField value via Javascript, but how do I identify the textbox?

I've got a List in SP2010 and am trying to update a value with a little javascript and I'm not sure what I ought to be doing. I've set the default List Form WebPart to false, and added a custom list ...
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Multiple ListItem Owner

I need to create a List that contains multiple listitems. Each listitem should have 2 autors, or 2 persons wich have permissions to change the item. The users who are allowed to change the items are ...
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Programmatically reading static links in the navigation

I'm having a SharePoint site where I disabled the "show pages" option in the navigation, and created my navigation using the add static heading/link option. My problem now is that I tried to ...
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Strange Digital Assets Library Behaviour

I am having a bit of an issue with a Digital Assets library. When I view the page, everything seems as it should, with the pictures located in the library, and the thumbnails being stored in _t. ...
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SharePoint Server 2010 Update and PSConfig Issue

Downloaded and installed the February CU for SharePoint Server 2010 (KB 2597150), all went well, until running the config wizard and it failed! So to the logs!! psconfig log: 03/17/2012 13:53:50 8 ...
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circular file references are not allowed error

Recently we disabled automatic replication to the different variations of a publishing page when you publish using the following instructions with PowerShell: $site = Get-SPSite "<SiteURL>" ...
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Make “Reset Page Content” honor audience targetting?

Question: How can I prevent "Reset Page Content" from showing audience-targetted web parts to users which are not a member of that audience? Details: I have seven shared web parts on a ...
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Sharepoint designer set variable date to string in a different format?

I am not sure of how to use expression in sharepoint designers. I have a variable called date, but its type string. I am attaching the workflow when an event is created. I need to SET the variable ...
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sharepoint designer workflow

I need to do the following Create a site workflow that will: Check the folder creation date in a document library If the folder is older than 30 days, move the folder somewhere. Questions: Can ...
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Stop inheriting permissions programatically

I want to set read permissions to some sharepoint groups to a list. For existing sites I did it manually, Stop Inherit permissions. Then on groups I chose the groups and edited their permissions, ...
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Exception in file C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\Web Server Extensions\14\Template\Layouts\EditingMenu\SiteAction.xml:

Anyone have an original siteaction.xml as the one we have is garbaged (corrupted) and has been replicated across the farm. Or perhaps, do you know how to restore it from media?
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List permissions

I want to disallow a specific list only to be only read only for all users in the site. The only one with permissions would be the site collection administrator of course. I stoped inheriting ...
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Periodic workflow

I have the following requirements and I also have some ways to do it When a new item is added to the calendar a new FOLDER should be created. Link the event to the new folder created I can do it ...
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Alternative 3rd party wiki solution [closed]

I'm looking for a better wiki solution for sharepoint 2010. The built-in is frankly laughable, and I've also tried Kwizcom Wiki plus, which on paper looks fantastic, but I couldn't even get the trial ...
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Provision listview webpart on page layout using feature

I've deployed a custom page layout using a module in a feature, like this: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <Elements xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/sharepoint/"> <Module ...
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Implementing workflow in sharepoint

When i add a document to document library , i want the document to go through a process of approval.i have only 1 level approval. 1)add doc-> mail to admin -> admin approve -> document is published. ...
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New/Edit click should redirect to custom form instead of newform.aspx and editform.aspx

i want to redirect to my custom form when i click on new button in sharepoint list and document libraries.Also , i want same behavior on edit click button.
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WSS_Logging database size

Our sharepoint server 2010 WSS_Logging database is about 100GB and counting ... (Farm DB ~1TB / ~100 000 pages viewed per day / ~5000 unique users per days) I've reduced retention and logging ...
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Renaming of site column „Enterprise Keywords“ without risk?

I would to rename the site column „Enterprise Keywords“ (that can be added to content types so that users are able to tag items) to “Tags”. This is possible, but my question is: Do you have ...
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Create new Document in Document library with additional Text Fields in Silverlight (Client Object Model)

I have created a Silverlight Application that runs in a SharePoint 2010 web part. One requirement I have is to give the user a prompt to upload a file, and then send it into a specific Document ...
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Detect when an item is declared as record?

This is a weird scenario. user needs to create a document library when a calendar event is created, and show in the calendar event a link to the document library. My solution: create a feature ...
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Customize rich editor to allow <pre> tags?

In a WIKI site, I'd like to allow users to input <pre> tags. My goal is to use a syntax highlighter to build a small KB for he IT team. How can I setup the rich editor to easily produces ...
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Archive a document library after 30 days?

I am very new to this concept of archiving and record management. I have the following requirements: Create a document library when a new event is added. I can do this with an event receiver. The ...
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Migration and upgrade from 2007 to 2010 while preserving version history

We are using Microsoft out of the box 2007. We have sites and subsite with document libraries that have been turned into a lowest form of a document management process. Workflows are not used but ...
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Customizing a feature: Site Options? Config List? Something else?

I'm developing a feature that renders a link on the user's screen, and I need that link's destination URL to be configurable by site collection administrators (SCAs) who are not developers. Where ...
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Ignore content type on search

I have several content type names. I want to remove one from being indexed so that it doesnt show on my refinement panel
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Find version number of a webpart

There is a requirement to get the version number of another web part in a page to be displayed programmatically. We get details of the web part including the version number in the web part gallery as ...
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ows_MetaInfo field including carriage returns

I have an InfoPath 2010 form promoting fields to SP 2010. Using SSRS 2008 R2, I'm pulling those fields into a report to report off of. I'm finding that some fields in the ows_MetaInfo blob have a ...
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Limited Access entries are noise

My farm admin encourages us collection admins to use permission inheritance. However, we have hundreds of Limited Access entries on the top level site, all of whom I assume possess a custom permission ...
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Add WebPart to page and lock it down (except for editing)

I'm building out some features for a publishing portal for a client, and I have a requirement to place a Content Editor Webpart on a page and prevent users from deleting, closing, hiding, or moving ...
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Event Receiver Not Firing

I have an event receiver using the VS2010 template for SharePoint 2010 and I have coded it the same way I have done many times. This time, though, it is not firing at all. It is attached to the list ...
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Alerts does not send the metadata

I have a document library with 4 columns which are of type metadata. All 4 columns are mandatory. When an user creates an alert, and somebody uploads a document and fills the metadata column, then in ...
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Side by side calendar

Is there any way in sharepoint 2010 to display multiple calendars side by side instead of overlaid, like you can in outlook? Googling has gotten me nowhere, since everyone talks about showing ...
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How do I properly create & configure a second web application & site collection on the same server?

We have an existing web application and site collection which serves as our main portal. I need to create an additional web application on the same server, and a site collection on it. This will ...
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Problem with breadcrumb and folders

I have the following problem with breadcrumb In the shared documents, I have a folder1, then inside that I have another folder. When I am in the deepest level I cant see the parent folder. I am ...
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Print Preview Infinitely Growing Page Count

We are experiencing a SP2010 print preview problem where the page count infinitely grows. The expected response from a SharePoint page when selecting page preview is to show the current page content. ...
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Solution Deployed Successfully but Web parts not available

I'm running into a deployment problem in my sharepoint 2010 environment. I built a small 'Hello World' type web part in visual studio 2010 and then deployed to my development environment via visual ...
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server-side api vs client-side api

We are planning to develop a ticketing and file/document delivery system. We will be using sharepoint at the background, and will develop our custom interface. In terms of the articles and ...
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The site could not be created The following exception occurred: The language is not supported on the server

I got a site with english, united states. I changed regional settings to ENGLISH, UNITED KINGDOM If we installed sharepoint in english, do we also have to install the english language pack? Then ...
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Architecture and Capacity planning for FAST search farm

We are building our new fast farm and have plans to put up one column of Physical servers for FAST indexing and crawling. We will be crawling around 15 million items including SharePoint sites, ...
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PDF files, not being crawled?

I have one site collection with shared documents. I uploaded one PDF file with the name listitem.pdf. I followed this procedure to add the PDF IFilter. I also added in file types, the pdf extension. ...
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AssemblyVersion(“1.0.*”) and Web Parts?

I need two things out of an assembly I'm developing, and they seem to be at odds: Bake the compile time into the version number Offer a web part that won't go stale every time I deploy I'm using ...