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Site search (i.e. basic search) not returning any results

Help VERY much appreciated - on the ropes with this one. I started again with new VMs and used all the recipes and the environment is looking fairly clean. But this one is killing me. Crawl account ...
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Possible to use the new Razor syntax

Is it possible to make SP2010 run .net 4 and also use the new Razor syntax that is introduced with asp.net mvc3 ? Larsi
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Unable to hide “Add question” menu item in settings menu for survey in SP2010

I try to hide standard element "Add question" in settings menu for survey list: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <Elements xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/sharepoint/"> ...
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How to exclude a field from being spellchecked in sharepoint 2010?

I have a SharePointWebControls:UserField in a page layout that needs to be excluded from spell checking, as otherwise whenever a user is selected there are a large number of spelling errors are ...
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Recreate Item Content Type

I've started to hit this error again and again. I have a site. I define a content type that extends Item ( Item in turn extends System ). I Save the site as a template I recreate the site a ...
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How to configure Sharepoint 2010 List to filter based on parameters?

I'm looking at the following scenario. I have a HTML Form Web part that I want to connect to a List and pass a parameter to that list. How exactly do I configure the list? At this point it tells me ...
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SQL Query in SharePoint 2010

I made a query (SQL) where I can put the extended properties (right click on table, go to properties, then to extended properties and enter metadata under name/value) of a table in a separate table. ...
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RSS Viewer in Sharepoint 2010

i have added a rss viewer wp in 2010. But i m getting the error : The requested RSS feed could not be displayed. Please verify the settings and url for this feed. If this problem persists, please ...
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How to remove SP2010 Ribbon Items?

I want the end user to be able to only access mostly CRUD features. I don't want him seeing Version History button for example. How would I go about achieving this?
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error while creating new web application in sharepoint 2010

i am getting error while creating new web application in sharepoint 2010. first i got this issue: "There is insufficient system memory in resource pool 'internal' to run this query" then i did ...
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How to match Visual Studio 2010 Deployment Commands?

Can someone explain to me what steps is Visual Studio 2010 Executing when deploying a solution to a website ? The concrete scenario I'm after is like this: Given a site collection ( ...
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How to manually create a History List

I'm trying to create a sequential workflow but it says it needs a history list. How do I go about manually creating such a list. I don't see any in the site templates ?
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Sharepoint2010 performance

We have Sharepoint2010Foundation development like following. 1 windows2008 server x64 (Dbase and App Server) 8gb Ram and 4 Cpu on Virtual Environment Platform will be used over 600 users and we ...
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How to retrieve the Url and Description of a hyperlink column as separte entities?

I want to retrieve the Url and the Description of a Hyperlink column in SP 2010 for data processing. In the current scenario the field holds a link to an employee website as the URL and the name of ...
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What causes the 'Status: File Checked In/Out' message to display?

I'd like to prevent this message from showing up. Primarily the 'Checked In and Viewable' message. What causes these messages to show up?
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Sharepoint 2010, any way to get a hash of a row?

I have a scenario where I have a list with 1 unique field and about 25 other fields making up the rest of the list. When I do an update on the list item. I would like to only update the item if ...
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Sharepoint 2010, easy to to overwrite duplicate list item during insert

With Sharepoint 2010, non duplicates can be enforced at the site column / list definition level (a unique index). Is there a built in way to do instead of failing with "duplicates not allowed", ...
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Always show top nav bar in SharePoint 2010?

SharePoint 2010 standard UI has the top nav bar which can have links added and (the more important part) the search field. However when you use the ribbon to select an item or list, it moves off ...
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Formatting Announcement Lists to show body

Some site templates like the "Document Workspace" have an Announcements web part at the top of the page. The format of each item shows the title and a portion of the text contained in the body of the ...
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SharePoint does not exist in the namespace Microsoft

this probably isn't the best place to ask but can you help me with this? It relates to a SharePoint tool which is being developed. The compiler error is: "The type or namespace name 'SharePoint' ...
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Change the Target Framework version from 4 to 3.5 for a Unit Test C#

When I attempt to change the Target Framework version from 4 to 3.5 for a Unit Test C# project by following the description in this article ...
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CSS Styles lost on re-render

I have created a custom SharePoint 2010 web part whose purpose is to wrap other webparts with JQuery to create an accordion. It works, however the styling of the imported webparts look like they lost ...
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Managing Sharepoint Meta Data Definition out of Sharepoint

We are developing a sharepoint solution which wil be used/customised by each client. The clients might even cutomise the base contents types/lists (which we have provided) in different sites. The main ...
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Can u explain how to export & import the hive HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Shared Tools\Web Server Extensions\14.0?

Error Message : "Share point server is not installed"
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xaml inside XsltListFormWebPart? - how it works?

I've customized disp page for external list item with SharePoint Designer (need to hive dome fields) and I've found xaml code in XmlDefinition property. In our case we want to hide several field from ...
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What are the differences between Public URL and Internal URL when configuring Alternate Access Mappings in SharePoint2010

What are the differences between Public URL and Internal URL when configuring Alternate Access Mappings in SharePoint2010
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SharePoint Document library events

I am not a SharePoint developer or developer for that matter. However, I have this question around file uploads to document libraries. Is there a way I can hook in to a document upload event, perform ...
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What are the differences between extending a web app and adding a host header then adding alternate access mappings in SharePoint 2010

What are the differences between extending a web app and adding a host header then adding alternate access mappings in SharePoint 2010? My understanding is that , if you are using different ...
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Where can I shrink database directly from Central admin (SharePoint2010)

Where can I shrink database directly from Central admin (SharePoint2010)
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Business Case for sharepoint 2010 ?

I need to work on creating a business case for sharepoint . my clients wants to create a internal portal by use of sharepoint . so which template of sharepoint can i use ? also what are the features ...
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Open a sharepoint page without the master page

How can i open an existing sharepoint 2010 page (like for example EditForm.aspx) but without the master page (without the menus on top and the Links on the left) (exactly like if i open it with ...
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How to know when a user logs in

In SharePoint 2010, how would you know if someone has logged in? I looked at the SDK and with the new User Profiles and Social Data sdk, I wasn't able to find this.
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how can I pass the value to master page to content page?

I created a custom master page. Master page i placed a control which contain the calendar(header content place holder). I wanted to pass the calendar value(which placed in master page). The wiki ...
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Is there an Outlook-like Flagging feature in SharePoint 2010?

Is there an Outlook-like Flagging feature in SharePoint 2010? thx! -saumil
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Using a stored procedure as a datasource for dashboards in SharePoint 2010

I'm creating a dashboard in SharePoint 2010. I've got PerformancePoint, Reporting Services, and everything set up. I want to create a report using data that spans multiple tables. Typically, I use ...
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editing CSV files in excel -sharepoint 2010

how do i make sharepoint foundation 2010 edit CSV file in excel , as of now when i upload a csv file in sharepoint there is no icon associated with it ,so when i try to click on it it gives me just " ...
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Upload multi files controls?

I have a web part which contains FileUpload asp.net control , i want to replace FileUpload asp.net control with Upload Multi Files Sharepoint control. Is there a way to reference this control in my ...
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How to link to a list item using object model Sharepoint 2010?

I have 2 lists. List1 (Customer) is populated with items......... List2 (Orders) I am busy populating, in List2 I have a Hyperlink field (customer) which (should) link to List1 So when the user is ...
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Do you think 6Gb's of ram is enough for a Sharepoint 2010 and Windows 7?

My workstation has 6Gb's of RAM. While this might not be "an ocean" of unlimited potential, 6Gb's for general development serves me well. I know Microsoft say 4Gb's is the minimum, but in my ...
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Sharepoint 2010 2 columns showing up in list from a content type

I have a content type with about 20 fields Everything was fine until I added a hyperlink field called "MySite". When I get to the list instance and add a new item -> low and behold there are 2 ...
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SharePoint 2010 RSS Viewer Web Part Fails to Load

Has anyone seen occurrences of the SharePoint 2010 RSS Viewer web part failing to complete loading when the page loads, instead remaining in constant "loading" mode with the Ajax indicator showing? ...
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The resource cannot be found + Sharepoint 2010 Mapped Folder + Feature

I use Mapped Sharepoint Folder, to add a Sharepoint file (versions.aspx) into my solution ( to do a customization ). If I deactivate the feature, file "versions.aspx" is deleted from Sharepoint (The ...
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In India where I get enrolled for Cetification Course (Microsoft SharePoint 2010, Application Development(Exam:70-573))? [closed]

In india where can I enrolled my self for SharePoint 2010 Certification Course(Exam 70-573). I am waiting for your reply.
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Building a custom web part for site creation in sharepoint?

I got the task to create a custom web part for sharepoint server 2010 where a user enters details about a site. Fields are: title, description, dropdown with a list of site templates, listboxes with ...
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backup and restore using just sqlserver is it possible?

backup and restore sharepoint 2010 using just sqlserver is it possible ?
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how to manage SPJobDefinition.Properties using central admin SP2010?

Is it possible to manage properties for a custom job definition using central admin? The code I have in a feature receiver sets the property like this: ...
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How to create a unique field xml definition in Sharepoint 2010?

The article here : http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ee536168.aspx describes how to set the unique field using code, I guess you could put this code in the feature receiver activated event. Is ...
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New Site Column Types in Sharepoint 2010

I'm looking for the definitive list of Site Column Types in SharePoint 2010. For example Type="Text", Type="Boolean". In SQL these would be the data types. Thank you
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how to avoid open the modal dialog for new,edit & view form in Sharepoint 2010

Our end users want to show the new,edit & view form in another tab of the browser or within the same tab instead of working with modal dialog. Is there a possible to turn off this new behavior in ...
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How to debug a Custom Timer Job in SharePoint 2010?

I have vs 2010, moss 2010, and I'm trying to debug a custom timer job, so I've set breakpoints on the feature receiver, but when I run the project or just right click deploy, my break points are never ...