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Visual Web part - async load

I want to create async load of visual web part. Code behind (web part) needs some time to load data so I figure to create that in async way (on page load). Scriptmanager is placed in master page (ajax ...
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Separating “Navigation Title” from “Page Title” on an Internet Site

I am involved in a SEO(Search Engine Optimization) project for a SharePoint 2010 Publishing Site. One optimization that we want to make is to improve the content of our html title elements. Currently, ...
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Inserting new item in list with EntityRef field to User Information List using Linq to SharePoint

I have a list with SPFieldUser field type in it. I try to insert new item in this list using Linq 2 SP. So, I generated data context class using the following configuration file: <List Name="User ...
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Error on sp.js property 'isNullOrUndefined'?

When I try to run my javascript SP.JS file in a user control I get this error: Microsoft JScript runtime error: Unable to get value of the property 'isNullOrUndefined': object is null or undefined ...
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Document Moved Error when using SharePoint Web Service

I have a windows application where i added a web service to sharepoint Lists.asmx. When i am using the GetListItemChangesSinceToken() method i get an error: The request failed with the error ...
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Missing fields from SiteUserInfoList user ListItems

I'm using the SharePoint 2010 Client Object Model to retrieve all the users from a SharePoint instance, via Web.SiteUserInfoList: var query = new CamlQuery { ViewXml = "<Query/>" }; var ...
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Users cannot view approval form in sharepoint

I have a customized approval workflow. Myself and other Site Collection administrators can view the approval form just fine. When someone who is not a site collection administrator tries to view the ...
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Sharepoint List - Multiple Content Types - No Default Type?

I have a Sharepoint Calendar List that has multiple content types. When I click the "Add Item" link on the calendar, I am prompted to add information for the default content type. However, I want to ...
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WSDL and DISCO file from webservice

Not so long ago, I've tried creating a webservice for sharepoint. I followed this tutorial. In this tutorial you can see that you also need to create a wsdl and disco file. I didn't do this, and ...
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When to use VS 2010 vs. SP Designer for development

When do we use Visual Studio 2010 for SharePoint 2010 web part development and when do we stick with Designer? Are there pros/cons? As a noob, it seems that for more robust, customized web parts, ...
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Customize a web part's Miscellaneous tab

I've got a Data Form Web Part in SharePoint 2010 Designer that I'd like to customize so users can filter it on one of the columns. In other words, they'd be able to drop the web part in, then choose ...
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Problem re-installing SharePoint Server 2010

I have SharePoint Server 2010 trial version installed on a server. Recently, I installed updates for SharePoint and these updates caused problems in my web application and site collections. I ...
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Workflow that requests document publishing when a document is modified

Trying to automate publishing requests, so that once a user has modified a document he doesn't have to go through the publish steps. Since I have a publishing approval workflow I believe I could just ...
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content query webpart itemstyle wrapped by group style in XSLT

I have the following markup: <ul id="slider"> <!-- slider item --> <li> ... </li> <!-- end of slider item --> </ul> and I have ...
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How to fix error “The page you selected contains a list that does not exist.”

I've checked out the home page of a sub-site to my site collection and now it's broken with this error, and I don't know how to roll it back to the earlier version: Error List does not exist. The ...
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Error: Access Denied (Including Site Collection Admins) for all users

I have migrated to Sharepoint 2010 successfully but Search service wasn't working every time I get system error when I perform search. Today I have tried following things on server, 1] Application ...
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Post SP1 Issue with Browser-Enabled InfoPath and Receive List Data Connections

I have an InfoPath form that has full-trust with a cert. It has 3 data connections for SharePoint lists that are used to populate combo boxes. Prior to SP1, these worked great. However, post SP1, ...
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Dynamic Choice Lists in Forms

What is the best way to accommodate dynamic dropdown lists for New & Edit Forms? Example: User chooses an option in dropdown 1, which then triggers specific values in dropdown 2. Surely I ...
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Is it possible to restore only permissions from a SharePoint 2010 backup?

Is there a way to only restore permissions and not the content from a SharePoint 2010 back-up? If yes, how?
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SharePoint restore fails because of newer version

I have installed SharePoint 2010 SP1 on my local developer machine. I wanted to copy a site collection from one of our productive servers (which hasn't SP1 yet but the December 2010 Cumulative ...
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How can I filter a calendar (ListViewWebPart) web part?

I've entered a lookup field to a calendar list that corresponds with the values in a list of links. I would like to show only calendar entries on the web part that correspond with the selected link. ...
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Know all Delegate Controls

I am wondering if there is any way to find a list all deletage controls which exist on SharePoint Root group by ControlID and Ordered by Sequence. How does sharepoint locate the control with lowest ...
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Crawling a content source of type BDC after updating BDC produces errors - IEntity could not be found using criteria Id=#

Here is the setup SharePoint 2010 BDC application definition Search Content Source of type Line of Business that crawls the BDC Steps taken Import BDC application definition version 1.0.0.0 ...
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No “New” Link on Calendar View

I made a custom Sharepoint 2010 list and then made a Calendar view for the list. When I view the calender, however, I don't get a link to add a new entry on the calendar like I do for the default ...
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Sharepoint ImageMap Editor [closed]

In the Sharepoint 2010 editor, is there an option to insert ImageMaps? If you look at Telerik's editor: http://demos.telerik.com/aspnet-ajax/editor/examples/default/defaultcs.aspx and select the "Full ...
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Filter a Data Form Web Part in SP2010 using querystring?

I have a Data Form Web Part (DFWP) in SP2010 and need to filter one of the columns ("Department") on a value using the querystring. How do you do this?
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Adding text to Sharepoint 2010 surveys

I've created a survey in Sharepoint 2010 and I need to be able to add large blocks of text and diagrams above specific questions but there doesn't seem to be a way to do this. I've tried adding the ...
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SharePoint Profile Sync Exclusion Filters

If an exlcusion filter is added to a profile sync connection AFTER the profiles have already been imported, when are the newly excluded profiles purged?
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Reorder Content Type Columns

I have a custom content type with some custom site columns. I can't find anywhere to reorder the columns for the content type. How can this be done in Sharepoint Designer 2010? Thanks.
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Change Base Content Type of Content Type

In Sharepoint 2010, is there any way to change the parent (or base) type of a Content Type after the relationship has been established?
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Custom Content Type for Calendar?

I have a calender list in my Sharepoint 2010 application. I want to make custom content types that the user can fill out that will make a calendar event. The problem is, if I inherit from the Event ...
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How to find out the number of the week in a calculated field?

How can I calculate the number of the week based on a date in a list? I tried several examples I found on the internet, but none worked correctly? The formula should comply with the ISO standard ...
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How to filter items in a list that have a specific date that falls in last, this or next month?

I want to show only items with a specific date that falls in last, this or next month? For example: If today is the 7/13/2010 it should show only the items between the 1st of June and the 31st of ...
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Test-spcontentdatabase returns The server instance of the database could not be found

I am trying to run Test-spcontentdatabase on a MOSS database on a SQL server (2008 R2). When I run it I get "The server instance of the database could not be found." The ULS has no more information ...
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Sharepoint Server 2010 SP1 PSConfig issue

I've download (KB 2460045) and install the sp1 for SPS2010, so far so good. To complete the process -SQL upgrade- I must run the SP2010 Products Configuration Wizard (psconfig), but in the last step a ...
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SharePoint 2010 and E-Forms

I am senior .NET (C#) softwar engineer and got a chance to work on sharepoint 2010. My eform is based on 2 sections and both sections belong to different users. I am not using infopath so kindly share ...
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Referencing SharePoint list columns with spaces in names

I'm running into issues referencing column names in SharePoint Designer 2010 when the names have spaces in them. This is discussed in this blog post. For example, I've tried using the following ...
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Where can I download Service Pack 1 for SharePoint 2010?

Where can I download Service Pack 1 for SharePoint 2010?
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Migrate entire web application

I have one SharePoint Farm with two servers: SERVER1 SERVER2 I have one web application "SharePoint 80". The alternate access mappings (AAM) for this app are pointing to http://server1 I want to ...
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Move list from root site to subsite

We accidentally created a few lists at the root of our SharePoint 2010 site and need to move them to a subsite. How do you do this? We tried exporting as a template, but then the list became a library ...
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Deactivate the link of lookup-fields (2010)

On our solution (SP Foundation) we multiple lists with quite some lookup fields. Some of the lookup fields are user fields who link to the user info list, and we don't want that to happen. Of ...
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Why isn't SharePoint Designer 2010 showing anything under “List and Libraries”?

SharePoint Designer 2010 is not showing anything under "List and Libraries" on one of my site collections even though I see all list and libraries in another SharePoint 2010 site. The "Data Sources" ...
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Internet Explorer forces user to log into site with DOMAIN\USERNAME

I have a public Internet facing site running on SHarePoint 2010 using NTLM authentication. Users using FireFox/Chrome/Safari are able to log into the site using just their username and password. ...
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Links in Sharepoint to other Sharepoint Content

I am new to Sharepoint and am using Sharepoint 2010. I want have a page (should it be a list?) that contains quick links to other content that is already on the website. Is there a way to do this ...
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Inventory Management in SharePoint 2010

Is there a way to do Inventory Management (for Goods which are bought & sold) in SharePoint 2010 ?. Any suggestions?
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Email validation in SharePoint 2010

We have a column of type "E-Mail" and we'd like to attach validation to it so it conforms to the normal regular expression email validations at a specific domain. Is this possible without writing a ...
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Import-SPWeb throws exception “A duplicate field named [guid here] was found”

From the SharePoint 2010 Powershell console, I'm importing a site collection into the same parent site collection as the source. (ie. http://parent/sites/sourcesite has been exported with Export-SPWeb ...
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SharePoint 2010 Search is not working

Search in my SP2010 environment is not working. The ULS log file is long & so I am posting in part here. SharePoint Server Search Query dk9x High ...
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Setting up Quota for Subsites in SharePoint 2010

In SharePoint 2010, is it possible to set a storage quota on individual sub-sites within a site collection? According to this question, it is not possible to do so SharePoint 2007. I'm curious if ...
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Cannot add user to SP group, SP 2010

I investigated one day, that I can't add some specific user to any group of some specific collection, I can add them directly to list/library/page only. For example "Xavier Xovi" can't be member of ...