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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); ...
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SharePoint Designer 2010 - Error Creating Control - WebPartAdderUpdatePanel

When I open any page in SharePoint Designer I receive an error that says: Error Creating Control - WebPartAdderUpdatePanel Unknown server tag 'WebPartPages:WebPartAdder'. I still seem to be able to ...
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Setting SPWeb.AllProperties on WebPart Install

I have a WebPart where I need to set a custom property in SPWeb.AllProperties. How can I on install check to see if a property is set? If it is not set I want to set it. Or is it best just to do this ...
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SharePoint 2010 - Unable to display Web Part, but appears correctly after browser refresh

We have a SharePoint 2010 Web Part page containing 4 XSLT List View Web Parts that utilize the same list. When the page is first visited, one of the Web Parts does not display, while the other 3 Web ...
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Newform.aspx in a dialog box

I have a button which redirect to newform.aspx . I want the newform.aspx to be opened in a dialog box . currently i cannot see this thing opening in a popup , hw to achieve this ?
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Raise Parent event from the User Control in SharePoint 2010

I have created Custom User control which i am using in my application Page(which is deployed at _layouts folder). Here is my scenario. I have a save button in my custom user control, when i click ...
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How do I tune a SharePoint 2010 farm on VMWare?

We have a large SharePoint 2010 farm running on VMWare ESX cluster. Based on the hardware underpinning this environment and the given load (which is light), we feel like the servers are responding ...
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SharePoint Search, enable all filetypes

How can I enable all filetypes to be indexed with SharePoint search? I bassically want to add a wildcard somehow to allow all filetypes to be crawled, at least the filenames indexed for all files.
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Does SharePoint need to be installed on the database server?

Or more specifically, how much of SharePoint needs to be installed on the database server? I have a SharePoint environment I'm getting ready to move into production but I'm a bit paranoid that the ...
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Number of comments with SocialCommentManager.GetComments

In my custom webpart, I want to show the number of comments. I try to get this throug SocialCommentManager.GetComments and then return comments.Count. The problem is: I get only comments for the ...
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SharePoint Server with Infopath, submit a form without knowing that your saving it

We are looking into using InfoPath with our current SharePoint infrastructure to submit easy non workflow forms that we currently are creating in asp and I have some basic questions I hope that you ...
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SP2010 - Image links are pointing local URLS

Migrated a site from MOSS2007, and was given a new site URL of http://:/ e.g. http://spserver:1234 I have added an alternate access mapping so it can be accessed over the internet. However none of ...
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Can I do security trimming on search results from SharePoint 2010 against WSS 2.0

I have indexed an old WSS 2.0 from my SP2010 search engine. The indexation works fine as I can see documents from the WSS 2.0 server in the results. The problem is that there doesn't seem to be any ...
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Standard Alert emails - what determines what is shown?

When I create a standard alert, where does the format for that alert email come from? How can I change it?
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If my workflow errors out, can I roll it back to before the latest event activity?

I would like to be able to recover long-running workflows, analyze the fault and maybe deploy a new package that handles the error gracefully. I can't do it if the workflow just up and dies on me.
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Search results missing results from NAS for one domain in One-Way Trust

I have a 2010 Farm setup in a One-Way Trust Environment. All farm service accounts are on domain B and all users are a mix from Domain A and B. I have a NAS that is configured to allow R/W access for ...
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Replicating database tables as SharePoint lists

We have a legacey application that is running with a SQL backend. We want to end of life the old application and use SharePoint 2010 instead. In my my mind we have a few options of what we could do. ...
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First time deploy a sharepoint 2010 project

I'm learning sharepoint 2010 developing. After some theoretical pages in "Inside Microsoft Sharepoint 2011" I'm finally ready to start creating sollutions myself. I've installed everything local. ...
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Excluding FBA users from people search

I've got a mixed environment with both AD users as well as FBA users. The FBA users are stored in a seperate ASP.NET membership database. Now when I use search, both AD and FBA users show up. I'd ...
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Do I have to upload a document to SharePoint in order to use Versioning Feature?

I have a folder on my desktop with many files. Ideally, I would like to log into SharePoint 2010, and see the items I have in that folder (similar to a page view), AND SharePoint would allow me to ...
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How to create a custom, static library in SharePoint?

I want to create a static library of documents like the one below. I'm working on a Mac, so if it is possible to not use SharePoint Designer, that would be great.
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How to create multiple different connections from a producer web part?

I have twwo webparts, one consumer and one producer. Consumer WebPart takes various ITransformableFilterValues connections. And Producer WebPart generates one ITransformableFilterValues connection. ...
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Using SPContext.Current or using static URL

There are multiple ways to work in the SP object model. The starting point for instantiating objects looks different when you look at different developers. Many times I see people doing this: SPList ...
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SharePoint 2010 Library Tools Menu not displayed for some users

I am experiencing some strange behaviour with some users on our SharePoint 2010 Enterprise. For some of them, the library tools menu is not displayed on the pages. All they can see is an empty frame. ...
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How to update custom master page and page layout, which is already deployed

I have a feature which deploying custom page layout. It's done by this code: <Module Name="MasterPageModule" Url ="_catalogs/masterpage"> <File Path="MasterPageModule\defaultTemplate.aspx" ...
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Resources for PRO: Microsoft SharePoint 2010, Administrator, 070 668 Exam

Appreciate if you could list the reading materials for this exam.
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Hyperlinks in SharePoint 2010 built with query string ID={@ID} results in ID=

We just upgraded from MOSS 2007 to SPS 2010. There were several ASPX pages built with SharePoint designer that had data from lists appear in tabular format. What used to work: If a Title was ...
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How to refresh the Auditing Log programmatically

I would like to know if there's a way to refresh the Auditing log programmatically, because we need it to see in real time which the last accessed document was within a Document Library. Thanks, ...
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BDC Entity with TypeDescriptor System.String[] gives errors when crawling

Is it possible to crawl a BDC content source with an entity that has a property of type string array (System.String[])? At one point I had this working successfully in my dev environment but it ...
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Custom State Machine Workflow with navigation based on user input

Here's what I have to do: I have a list of items called Projects, and for this I have developed a custom display form called DisplayProject.aspx, and a custom State Machine Workflow. I have to put a ...
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Why does the WYSIWYG Editor in SP2010 keep adding unwanted <p> tags?

I had posted this already once but, didn't get what I thought was any good option for a solution. Not using the WYSIWYG editor at all is the "not good" solution. Regardless of the browser being ...
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Search issue with People Picker when limited to select from one group only

Some of you might have noticed that when you limit a people picker to select users only from one group, the search in the browse-user-dialog (or whatever it's called) won't work anymore. This is ...
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How exactly works sending e-mails from SharePoint?

I have basic information about alerts, I can setup them, manage them via CA or power-shell scripts, I can test the SMTP sending functionality via telnet if they are not sent, but still don't know how ...
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Newsfeed remains empty

I am having a problem provisioning users newsfeeds with actual news. I have followed Harbars guide to create the user profile server application. Also i have created the user profile Syncronisation ...
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Translation Management Library - Workflow

Can someone help me with this? I need to edit the translation management workflow and add a few things, but I can't find it anywhere... So is it possible to edit this workflow? And where can i find ...
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Resources are deleted during solution retraction

I have a solution deployed in several web applications. If I retract it from one of them, resources from the /wpresources/ folder will be deleted, although there are web applications that still need ...
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SharePoint 2010 and ASHX Handler

I asked this on Overflow, but they thought I might get a better response here, so I'm repeating. 'm trying to get a webpart deployed and using a Silverlight webpart with an upload control inside. I ...
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Programmtically updating modified date value of a file

I am trying to migrate some document into SharePoint 2010 doc library and would like to retain the "modified" and "modified by" value of the document. I am able to store the document into a doc lib ...
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Custom Delete Page Button

I'm trying to create a custom delete page button for my users on a publishing site that resides on the actual page. At first I thought it would be as simple as just copying the code behind the 'Delete ...
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User Profile Sync Pulls Invalid Accountnames

I have a customer with an interesting issue. They are currently synchronizing about 12k user accounts from their domain. They have a selection of accounts that are coming over incorrectly. Lets say ...
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Using workflow to send email but reply-to not working

In SharePoint 2010 Central Administration I have configured outgoing e-mail settings with an SMTP server, from address and reply-to address. Then I created a list workflow in SPD2010 that uses the ...
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How should I go about modifying the Discussion Board?

So our client wants a Discussion Board, but wants to change the functionality and look 'n' feel significantly. We want to be able to deploy changes via a VS 2010 solution (farm) and a deployable wsp. ...
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Table of Content Web Part SP2010

I'm currently designing a site in 2010 version for our team. They are not very comfortable using SharePoint and since migrated to version 2010 they are struggling with the basic navigation, so I would ...
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How can I delete Navigation Links from the Quick Launch in SP2010?

We have added Navigation Links to other sites in the Quick Launch menu but would like to delete them because they are not longer required, how can we get rid of them?
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Sending documents as e-mail attachments

We have document library where we store various types of documents (word, ppt, infopath templates etc..) The requirement is to send them as e-mail attachments directly from SharePoint Document ...
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Display User Profile Property on the editprofile.aspx page?

I have mapped the "Mobile Number" property to Active Direcotry and want to display the "mobile number" field on the "editprofile.aspx" page without allowing the user to edit the property. It is not ...
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SP2010 Perform actions after the backup of a site is done

I would like to create a custom deleteweb.aspx page. The code behind first takes a backup of the site before deleting it. The Backup() method (http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc264319.aspx) ...
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How to implement custom timing for a SharePoint 2010 Survey?

How can I implement an Employee Of The Month survey? I know how to add a question that will allow one user to select from the All Users List, but how exactly can I make this survey reset itself at ...