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Retrieving search scopes from current site collection

I've did some research on Internet and found some code examples how to retrieve search scopes, but when I try to execute it fails, what do I do wrong? Here is the code: SPServiceContext ...
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Update custom MasterPage for Layouts application page

I am trying to create a application page under _Layouts folder (using Visual studio 2010). It works perfect with default MasterpPage. But if I try to update DynamicMasterPageFile property to my custom ...
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Can a video and a document be stored in the same library

I creating a training portal in Sharepoint 2010 for users to go and help themselves to solutions to problems and how-to documents. We are also creating some simulation videos as an alternative option ...
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Has anyone set up Google Analytics for a public site?

We are already utilizing some of the general traffic tracking with Google Analytics on a public facing internet site, but we may want to move into utilizing more of the Google Webmaster Tools. To do ...
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SharePoint 2010 Organizational Browser Web Part on non-MySite Claims Based start at a defined username

SharePoint 2010 Organizational Browser Web Part on non-MySite Claims Web Application. To get this working first of all I needed to use the following Javascript into the It's been used for the ...
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Default Site Icons have disappeared

I dont know what is wrong with site icons. All icons images are gone, when I see their properties, the path is fine, image is located on that path, but image of that icon is not being appearing at all....
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How do you do your test development from home?

Assuming you don't have a Windows Server machine available from home what do you do to test your deployments? Do you just compile once you're back in the office and have a test box available or do you ...
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SQL Not IN equivalent in CAML

I have two list(subject, subjectcategory). subject(ID,Title,CategoryId) subjectcategory(ID,Title) I want to create a CAML query for SharePoint that does something like this SELECT ID, Title ...
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How can I define programmatically whether Office Web Apps is installed on server?

I am using C# programming language and want to define whether Office Web Apps installed on server in order to hide/show MenuItemTemplate My variant is as follows: if(!Ispostback) { bool b = File....
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How to Set Forms Authentication Timeout?

I have a public facing SP2010 site that uses forms authentication (default ASP.NET membership provider). I noticed that The user stays logged in even after hours of inactivity. We need the user to be ...
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How do I include email attachments to a blog post through incoming email

I am publishing posts to a SharePoint 2010 blog through incoming email. This is working perfectly but I'd like to send any attachments to an attachments library and include the attachments at the ...
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Need to convert text to lookup field

I am inputting a list in Sharepoint that has a lookup to it. For example I have all the client data in excel, I need to import this in Sharepoint and then convert the client association from a multi ...
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List item attachments not showing up when accessed through the object model

I've got some list items which have manually attached (through the web interface) files and need to access these files on server-side. Whenever I look at SPListItem.Attachments though, it always shows ...
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2010 Global Navigation not showing pages

I have a new SharePoint 2010 site and have the Global Navigation on my publishing site set to show subsites and show pages. The subsites show on the navigation menu on top, but the pages I create do ...
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Curious Internal Name Unicode Encoding Behavior

I found out that, when I create fields programmatically with rather small internal names, the very first character of that internal name will get encoded. For example: BN67 becomes %5Fx0042%5FN67 or ...
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How to Call “Open with Explorer” From Custom Code?

I have a custom layouts page that contains a custom visual WebPart. This WebPart wraps a XsltListViewWebPart with a toolbar. The toolbar is supplied as a RenderingTemplate. The XsltListViewWebPart ...
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Permission levels on webs that do not inherit permissions

How does permission levels work when webs do not inherit permissions? I have a site collection with 3 webs: Root Subweb LeafWeb Each web has unique permissions. I also have a permission level ...
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Which version of Project 2010 is required for SP2010 Enterprise for Internet Sites?

Do I have to buy Project 2010 Server License so run on SharePoint 2010 Enterprise for Internet Sites? I need to know the exact version I need to buy.
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Why is the SearchBoxEx scopes drop-down displaying duplicates?

We have a SearchBoxEx control defined as follows: <SPSWC:SearchBoxEx SearchResultPageURL="/Pages/SearchResults.aspx" id="searchControl" RegisterStyles="false" DropDownMode="...
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Can I access a SharePoint List or library with an InDesign HTML file?

I'm looking to Use InDesign to create an interactive object that creates "click and reveals" that reveal data from SharePoint data. How would this task be done?
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Which SharePoint web service would I use to upload an image from <input type=“file”… />?

The copy service seems to want to take an item from one source url to another. I looked in the list service but nothing jumped out at me as an option. Can someone point me in the right direction?
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HTTP 503 error accessing Sharepoint excelservice.asmx through SOAP

I work for The Smeal College of Business at Penn State. I am doing a project for the Supply chain program and I am creating an excel workbook in Sharepoint that uses a lot of UDF's. I have no problem ...
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Exception from HRESULT: 0x80131904

I am having the following scenario. All day something I am testing has been working fine. but suddently I start receiving this error when I try to do the following line: query.RowLimit = 1; ...
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Event receiver ItemUpdated event doesn't get fired when scheduling is enabled

When I manually changed the status of an item in a document library to "Approved", the event receiver's ItemUpdated event got fired. But when I enabled scheduling(to approve an item) to another item, ...
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Updates are currently disallowed on GET requests. ON CopyDocumentSet

I have tried everything with this issue, but cant find the error. THe structure of my site is like this Meetings (SiteCollection, RootWeb) 1.1 BoardOFDirectors (subsite) 1.1.1 20120101 (subsite) ...
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Differentiate in ItemUpdated (ER) if file was edited or overwritted

I've an ItemUpdated Event Receiver, and I need to make different operations depending if the file was updated throw UI or overwritted. Is there any internal field that reflects this 2 different ...
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Which default SharePoint services should be monitored?

I was wondering what services should be monitored concerning a SharePoint 2010 environment? Is there an overview available what service application requires which windows service? I'm trying to set ...
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This view cannot be displayed because it exceeds the list view threshold (5000 items) enforced by the administrator

I am facing following warning message when i add list as webpart. "This view cannot be displayed because it exceeds the list view threshold (5000 items) enforced by the administrator." Also when i ...
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How to Add Data Field to Existing Custom List Form?

Say I have created a really simple custom list via Sharepoint Designer, and then created a custom NewForm.aspx called NewFormTest.aspx to go with it. Now I have to add a field to the custom list. I ...
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Having trouble check in excel file in SharePoint 2010

I tried to check in the file to the site. But I got this error message (The system cannot find the file specified (Exception from HRESULT: 0x80070002)). I'm able to check out the file, edit, and ...
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How to grab InfoPath form's FormState contents from the document library?

Is there a way to grab the contents of an InfoPath's FormState object? I have access to the SPListItem in the document library it resides in, the xml of the item, the document library it lives in, but ...
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Guidance on the most effective way to learn Sharepoint

I am a .NET developer with a few years of experience in Winforms, WPF and some ASP.NET with C#. What would be the best way for me to go about learning sharepoint, as a developer? I would be Learning ...
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use jQuery Modal instead of SharePoint modal

So I understand this is a strange question, but is there a way to use content displayed in a SharePoint modal, in a jQuery modal instead. I like the styling jQuery offers, but the SharePoint modal ...
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How to Move Site Columns Between Sites

We have our SharePoint sites in the following tree structure: Corporate +--- Division A +--- Department 1 +--- Department 2 +--- Department 3 +--- Division B ...
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Custom delegate is applied even if the feature is deactivated

I have a question regarding a feature. Situation: I have a feature that is farm scoped, with this feature I deploy a delegate control (xml file), this file refers to cs code. So I've added that file ...
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Working with args option of SP.UI.ModalDialog.commonModalDialog

I have the following situation: In my Sharepoint 2010 ASP.Net Application page app I want to allow my users to select a Supervisor for an employee who's information they (the user) is modifying. For ...
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SharePoint 2010 Crawl Rule Regular Expression Exclude Specific String

I'm trying to figure out the correct regular expression for excluding a specific URL string within a SharePoint 2010. This is the scenario I'm trying to figure out is the following: I was to crawl ...
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ItemAdded event running with user permissions (SharePoint 2010)

My understanding is/was that by default asynchronous event receivers ran under system permissions, while synchronous event receivers run under user permissions -- and that ItemAdding is synchronous, ...
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CustomAction on document library not visible

the scenario is the following 1. We have a site called meetings with 2 subsites for special meetings, Executive COmmitee, and Board of DIrectors 2. In each of those sites, a different meeting site is ...
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Can you attach a workflow to a web part?

In sharepoint 2010, is it possible to attach a workflow to a particular web part so that it is run wherever that web part is inserted within your site. For instance, I will be developing a large ...
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Export SharePoint 2010 WebPart Data to Excel using SandBox Solution

I am trying to create a sandboxed webpart to export data from another webpart within the webpart page to excel. I tried using the Excel ActiveXObject in a client side script but it requires this ...
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WebApp policy - Permissions for certain users

We have a web application which is setup with policies to deny access to create/manage sites or manage permissions to all users in our company(using an AD group). But during an audit we found that ...
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How to Upload File to Sharepoint Via Commandline?

Salvete! How can I, from the commandline, upload a file to a document library? Now, I found davcopy, which works, sort of. I can only upload the file using my domain account that I am already logged ...
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Adding Document to a record library programmatically

I have a requirement, where I need to upload a document like invoice report to a record library programatic. I have used the same code as uploading document to a normal document library. Now the ...
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How to avoid default attendee in sharepoint2010 team site workspace

If I create a meeting workspace on Sharepoint2010 site, I'm by default added as an attendee to every new meeting in that workspace. Can I avoid this in any way? I need no default attendees.
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ItemAdded how to detect if the item being added is the documentset itself or a file into the document library

I have a document library with an itemadded event receiver. Items in the document library are document sets. when I create an item in the document library, the item added is executed. However that ...
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Changing / overwriting OOTB javascript

I've came across an issue when I was modifying / customizing the mini social tag buttons (a delegate control - class), everything went good and well untill I encountered an issue "onmouseover" event. ...
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SharePoint 2010 events: “SharePoint Web Services Round Robin Service Load Balancer Event: Initialization”

I'm running a SharePoint 2010 environment. Upon checking my eventviewer I noticed I'm regularly receiving the following events: Log Name: Application Source: SharePoint Foundation Event ID: 8312 ...
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What is the best way to determine if CurrentUser is System Account?

Traditionally I use: if (web.CurrentUser.Name == "System Account") Is there a possibility the System Account Name could be something other then "System Account". Is there a more reliable way to ...
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How to add wiki pages to web-part page?

Salve! EasyTabs works on a web-part page. I want users to be able to create wizzywig pages with, say, the "create page" which creates a blank wiki page. Then I want to use the web-part page that ...