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Get selected term level

I've got a "Managed Metadata" column on a document library (required field). When I've added a document, I need to get te level of the selected term in my term store. I'm using a eventreceiver. I know ...
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Security Exception - Trying to load MySite Blog

When I try to run this async query it fails: private void SomeFunction() { Thread thread = new Thread(GetBlogInfo); thread.Start(); } private void GetBlogInfo() { ...
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I am trying to rename a site using Set-SPSite command

I have created several host-named site collections and now I have to rename a couple. I used the command New-SPSite to create 'http://test1.domain.com' and was able to get everything going fine, but ...
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How does one disable Office Web Apps for a given Site Collection or Web Application?

A customer has a farm with multiple web apps, one of which is accessible anonymously. Office Web Apps is installed on the farm. On the anonymous site, Word documents open in the browser viewer, but ...
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How can I make a task list show different tasks for different groups?

I've added a Tasks web part to the homepage of a Sharepoint 2010 site and I want it to show "My Tasks" for some groups (e.g. the employees), "All Tasks" for others (e.g. the managers), and would like ...
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Create app page with user/group picker?

I need to create an app page with some multiline textboxes. In those textboxes, user should be able to type users, and put as many users or groups in the normal sharepoint way: domain\user1; ...
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Hit Counter for List Item

I am working on custom solution that works like a blog. I have a list that contains articles, and I have publishing page that takes the list item id in the URL and query the list to display it. Now I ...
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How can I create a new page on Site Settings page, Site collection Administration section?

How can I create a new page on Site Settings page, Site collection Administration section? I already know how to do it on central administration, but how to do it in this section for each site ...
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Hide option to create meeting workspaces for new sites created

I already know how to iterate over all sites in a site collection and hide the option to create meeting workspaces. http://pastie.org/3349098 This will work however for already created sites. What ...
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SharePoint 2010 List items - visual filtering based on timeline and other attributes? [closed]

I am trying to design a visual filter & View for a standard Sharepoint List. Something similar to this one: http://www.aoglobalview.com/#/regulation-timeline/Clearing/global Each List Item has 4 ...
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Comments for Content Types

One piece of functionality I thought was oddly unincluded in SharePoint 2010 was the ability to create comment trails for content types other than blog posts and to a lesser extent discussion boards. ...
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How to prevent a Sharepoint 2010 application from Globally Deploying? [duplicate]

I have a Sharepoint 2010 application that consists of Sharepoint application pages and donot contain any web parts. So when I deploy the wsp of the application from the central administration the ...
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Get loginName of an UserProfile object

I have an UserProfile object for the user john. His LoginName is company\john. i'm able to get it by objUserProfile["AccountName"].Value; Now, i want to get details from the SPWeb object using ...
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How do I change the default name for the Title column? (SharePoint 2010 Foundation)

Somehow I actually did change the default name for "Title" - now in all my lists and anywhere it should say "Title" it now says "Name". I changed it for an individual list somewhere along the line ...
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Change rows and columns in list views

I'm facing another strange issue from my users, who love Excel sheets. Can I transform / mix / change rows and columns in one list using only a views? Is it possible to make this view (or list): ... ...
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SP2010 Reporting Services 401 unauthorized for one web app but working for the others

I have deployed Reporting Services to my farm. From the application server, reporting services are working for all web apps. However, via my WFEs, I have one web app which reports 401 Unauthorized, ...
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Resuable Content in a WebPart

I have an HTML Editor web part. I want to add some resuable content to it but it is greyed out. Note Although you also use the HTML Editor to edit content that is contained by a Content ...
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Making items in a custom list form “clickable”

I've got a display form for a list in Sharepoint 2010. I've added a second list which is related and added a section to my form using "Related Item View" in Sharepoint Designer. Since the related ...
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Mysite signin repeats in IE

For some reason my claimsbased mysite hosts won't let me login - it authenticates my credentials, but instead of taking me to mysite, it just refreshes the login page? It only does this in IE - I get ...
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Debugging feature activation in SharePoint Online

I'm working on a sandboxed solution which consists of two features. Locally, I've developed and tested my solution. On my development machine, I can properly deploy my solution to the sandbox, ...
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Make dropdownlist on ribbon visible only on wikipages library

I am following this tutorial. http://www.wictorwilen.se/Post/Creating-a-SharePoint-2010-Ribbon-extension-part-1.aspx However I need that the dropdownlist can only be seen in wiki pages library. I ...
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How to check if there is any active solution deployment running on the server?

Is there a way to know if there is any active solution deployment running on SharePoint server? I'm wondering how to do this using a PowerShell script?
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SharePoint 2010 print labels for barcodes attached to list items

I have a SharePoint list which I have enabled barcodes. The process works great - a user adds a list item and the barcode gets automatically generated for it. What I need to do is let a user select a ...
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Moving files using ecma script in ribbon custom action

I found this nice article about copying files from one location to another FIXED location. ...
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Limit visibility of Site Content and structure, customize Sitemanager.aspx?

In my current scenario the users would like to move wiki pages from one folder to another. The only way to do this is using the site content and structure and it works fine. However, the site ...
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Moving wikipages inside the same wiki pages library?

By default the option to move to another location is disabled in wiki pages library. In our wiki page library there are many folders and it should be possible for normal users to move from one folder ...
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How to develop in the following environment

Production has 10 servers, 8 app servers, 2 front end. Its own active directory Testing has almost the same. Its own active directory The problem is that at the moment, in the current company ...
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what does “unpublish” page exactly do?

It seems I'm not getting the function of the unpublish button in SharePoint publishing pages. I have a page where I edited and published multiple times. Which means I have multiple major versions and ...
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SharePoint Top Link Bar Tab Color & Site Pages

I'm having a problem with the "Top Link Bar" navigation. I have a certain amount of tabs in the top link bar with Site Pages behind them. Only the first tab colors blue (the home tab). I want the ...
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Explorer view workaround for users without office 2010/ Ribbon customization

We have too many users without office 2010. According to what I read in these 2 blogs, Explorer view will not work in these machines ...
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Fill lists with sample data

Is there a simple way to fill lists with sample data? I have about 10 lists with all kinds of fields, string, int, date, etc. I would like to automate the generation of data for them
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Numerical Search

This is possibly a silly amateur question however it has me completely stumped, and I'd really appreciate any input at this moment in time. Our organisation use large amounts of excel and word ...
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Provision CSS in sites

In my current project, I checked something that was already developed, and there is a webpart project item, which has embedded CSS on the HTML markup. I dont like this way because the code does not ...
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How to log off user from SharePoint site, if the user has been inactive for 20 minutes

How to log off the SharePoint site, if the user is has been inactive for for 20 minutes? Do I need to redirect user to logout page? How would I count the idle time?
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Web Part Page layout

I am not able figure out how to limit the width of the left column of one of the standard Web Part Page templates. The one labeled 'Header, Left Column, Body' works as I would expect it to. The one ...
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JS alerts on leaving SP?

We're going to include links to non-SP web applications in our corporate intranet. For those resources, I'd like to pop up an interstitial dialog/alert to make it obvious to the user that site ...
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Search on site throws 'access denied' error or shows no results

In our to level site collection (which is a portal), and I've set the search center to my enterprise search site collection: /sites/search/pages. When I log in through ADFS and try to search anything ...
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How do I create a sequential workflow in visual studio to update a list column?

I have list in SharePoint with a field that I want to auto-populate based on values of other fields in the row. I would normally use a calculated field but the calculated field doesn't have ...
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Site Logo Propagation

I have created a site and replaced the site logo icon with one I created in the site settings. However, if I create additional pages in the site they display the top bar as expected but with the ...
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Set current context SPWeb focus on SPTreeView

I'm using an customized SPTreeView (UserControl) embed on the masterpage, any ideas how to set the selectedNode that correspond to the contextWeb or using another approach? spregards
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Where to put HTML email template

I am going to customize the request access functionality by changing the application page it must use with a Powershell script. What the users want is an easy way to change the emails with HTML. ...
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Is there a simple way to add paging to ListViewByQuery ?

I'm working with a ListViewQuery component on a webpart and I need to add paging control to it. Is there a simple way to achieve that ? I saw somewhere than just setting the RowLimit property of ...
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How to programmatically create a chart in SharePoint?

I need to create a chart based on items from a list dynamically in a webpart...
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How do I set the property for a custom field type that I am using in my custom list definition?

I have a list definition that will have a title, description, and a few picture fields. Each entry in the list will represent a project. I do not like to use the SharePoint hyperlink/picture field ...
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Connect web part to list on separate Sharepoint Instance

As part of a migration process, I'd like to have a list view on the new environment(SP2010 standard) that's connected to a list in the previous environment(WSS 3). So different servers, site ...
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Add HTML link tag with dynamic SRC attribute to masterpage HEAD section

I need to add a <link> tag with a dynamic src attribute to a custom masterpage <head> section pointing to a current SPWeb library like this: <link rel="alternate" ...
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Multiple mysite hosts + fba

I'm trying to figure out the best way to do this. I need to create a mysite host for an FBA site in SP2010 (I'm already researching the FBA particulars parallel to this, but if anyone could give a ...
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How to give access programatically to a site

In my scenario we want to customize the access request page. We already know how to create an application page, and with a powershell command, instruct sharepoint to use that page instead. ...
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SharePoint Online Globalization and Localization

I am developing a SharePoint Online WebSite using SharePoint Designer 2010 that has several content types, lists and workflows. One request is that the user must be able to select the language or ...
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SharePoint 2010 FBA InfoPath access denied to webservice

I have a SharePoint 2010 web application using Claims based authentication. Anonymous access enabled Windows authentication enabled, integrated Windows authentication, NTLM Forms Based ...