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search center filter by content type

In the current site we have a search center, but we would need to customize it to be able to filter by content type before the user types the search. Thanks
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Workflow for CustomList

I'm creating a Sequential Workflow on a CustomList in viualstudio 2010. My problem is: when I publish the workflow, the list forms (for NewItem, EditItem and so on) get changed and now just contain ...
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Remove meeting workspace creation by using visual studio 2010?

I have read a couple of blogs and post that this is possible with sharepoint designer updating some aspx pages for the events list. However we need this to be easily deployable with a visual studio ...
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How to deploy an aspx to subsite from VS 2010

Is there any chance to achieve this? The sharepoint project and the silverlight web part, which is called by the aspx, are linked by this template. I played with module and feature xml files but i ...
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Use google accounts to log into a sharepoint application

I have a SharePoint 2010 application that is extended for external users to use claims based authentication, now the requirement is that the users should be able to use a trusted social log in ...
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XML Viewer Web Part 'Failed to apply XSLT to the content'

I am trying to use the XML Viewer web part in SharePoint 2010. Using the this XML <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <STOCKQUOTE ROWCOUNT='1'> <RESULT> <ROW> ...
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SPQuery works on ListViewByQuery but not with GetItems

In one of my webparts, I have a ListViewByQuery displaying some elements (or all) of a specified list. The SPQuery is built dynamically depending on the search fields. Here is how I build the ...
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Custom field type - how inherit attributes from base field type

I need to create custom field type which must inherit ATTRIBUTES from inherited field type (e.g. Note). I know how to add custom attribute on my custom type (using fldtypes...xml, custom ascx,...) ...
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Claims authentication with AD

I'm very new at this claims based authentication, and I just set up a sharepoint site with claims, with FBA access through a regular asp.net membership db. This works just fine. What I now need is ...
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~site / ~siteCollection token replacement with sandboxed solutions

It seems you cannot use the ~site or ~siteCollection tokens in an Element.xml when you deploy as a Sandboxed Solution. Has anyone ever seen this behaviour? Code snippet: ...
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Deploying a DataFormWebPart

I have a page with a DataFormWebPart setup to display some data from a subweb. The page is setup ok, the webpart is working. In my solution, I need to create the subweb (that's already working ok) and ...
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AD security groups renamed. PeoplePicker in Sharepoint 2010 still shows old values

Sharepoint 2010. Our IT guys have recently renamed many Active Directory security groups, however PeoplePicker appears to now display both the old name and new name in results. I assume the new name ...
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Difference between wiki pages library and pages library?

I have the following scenario. We have a sharepoint 2010 web template to create sites in our organization.\ After the site is created there is a custom button that activates publishing features. The ...
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PerformancePoint Services 2010 - Reuse dashboards in external standalone ASP.Net application?

I am a newbie to PerformancePoint Services 2010 & Sharepoint 2010. Assuming we have the necessary licenses, we are wondering what is the best option to include the dashboards developed in PPS/SP ...
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Something deleted user data from MySite

One of our users received this warning: The My Site of [USER] is scheduled for deletion in 14 days. As their manager you are now the temporary owner of their site. This temporary ownership gives ...
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Automatically going from List 'new item' page to 'edit item' page

I'm using SP2010 and am working with a list. I'm working with a "Register.aspx" form (In Sharepoint designer) in which I've created a button which is set to re-direct after a save <input ...
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Right Management

I'm planing a sharepoint application. One part of the solution should be a list. Each list item should have two persons who are allowed to make changes on it (plus two Administratorgroups). The ...
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MOSS2007 to 2010 - What tricks have you learnt?

The company I work for is currently in the planning stages of a MOSS to 2010 migration (we have a business critical environment with >500 users to port). With this in mind I was wondering what are ...
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more than one attachment field

We are planning to retire one of our old fashion tools and currently evaluating Sharepoint 2010. in our current tool, we have 3 different attachment sections two of which are visible to customer, and ...
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Javascript to display sharepoint list items on page load

With Client Object Model API and a bit of javascript, I want to retrieve the items of a sharepoint list and display them into the web page, when the web page loads. I've successfully implemented ...
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Deploying an individual feature

I am using sharepoint software factory and have a number of features within it. How can I deploy an individual feature to my local dev farm, as opposed to the whole lot? Thanks
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How to take a value from a single line of text field in one list and set it as a lookup field in another list?

I have SP 2010 and SPD 2010. I have list A that has a single line of text column named Res ID #. This provides the source for List B as a lookup column. I want to create a WF that will put the info ...
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Extending the OOB Survey for use as a Quiz

I created a survey, and made it function as a quiz by creating a workflow that "grades" the survey after it is taken. This workflow is basically a conditional for each question compairing their ...
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Workflow: Copy document - history in TARGET library

I have a scenario whereby documents are initially created and edited in a "drafts" document library, but I want to "publish" approved major versions to a separate read-only library. This last library ...
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How to get all items in a View using Client Object Model (JavaScript)

To get all the items in a List you use // Setup context & load web context = new SP.ClientContext.get_current(); web = context.get_web(); context.load(web); // Load task list this.List = ...
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Sharepoint 2010 IE9 401 Error, while other browsers work

I have a problem on the following system: A domain Sharepoint Foundation 2010 server named srv-sharepoint Any client machine on the same domain. When I try to connect to http://srv-sharepoint in IE ...
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Stop deletes via EditForm.aspx using SP.UI.ModalDialog.showModalDialog going to List view page

If you use SP.UI.ModalDialog.showModalDialog to show a Lists standard EditForm.aspx the callback (dialogReturnCallback) is hit for cancels and edits but not deletes which are instead redirected to the ...
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Can I use all type of authentications in a sharepoint site external users also

Can I use the same authentications of internal users (available in AD) to external users.? If no what all authentication method I can use for external users? Is there any difference in ...
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What are some of the good features that Sharepoint 2007 has and Sharepoint 2010 doesn't?

I would like to hear from SharePoint experts who have experience in both SharePoint 2007 and SharePoint 2010 to share with the community on what are some of the great (or good) features that ...
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Home Page without Redirect

I want to be able to have users navigate to my site without being redirected to the aspx page representing the "Home Page". Right now my home page is set to Home.aspx so when a user requests ...
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How to best duplicate a site?

I'd like to confirm the "best practices" of what I am trying to achieve. Currently, I have 1 SP 2010 application with 1 site that has users, (grouped appropriately) that have different permissions ...
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How to create a lookup field that has a list column picker

How would I be able to create a list field in VS that would be a lookup to select columns from any list? I would preferably like to have something like the PickerTreeView.aspx, but instead of ...
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How can I use normal paging on a custom view?

I'm creating several lists (and their views) programmatically, based on custom list definition templates. When these views display more than 30 items, the following link is displayed: Whereas on ...
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Masterpage and alignment problem using IE7 and above

I have developed a masterpage and the homepage appearing perfect when we use IE8/IE9 but there alignment problem in IE7. I am attaching screenshot of both IE7 and IE8. plz suggest why the DIV's are ...
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Added a new PageLayout to my feature but it's not showing in SharePoint?

I had an existing feature that deployed a Page Layout. I ended up adding another Page Layout to the feature and I updated my Elements.xml file to include the reference to the new file: <File ...
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Conditionally Show/Hide/Disable Custom Workflow Action Buttons

I have three custom action buttons on a list created through SharePoint Designer. All three buttons execute a workflow and I need to show/hide or enable/disable the buttons based on certain conditions ...
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Edit Search Dropdown ScopeDisplayGroup with Powershell Unauthorized

I am trying to edit the Searchbox Scopes dropdown ScopeDisplayGroup using Powershell using the following code (partly backwards engineered from the scope edit layouts page codebehinds): ...
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Dropdown lookup column in Sharepoint list form (newform.aspx)

I have a dropdown lookup field in newform.aspx form. Unlike choice dropdown the lookup dropdown is input field and not select So I raise an onchange event using jWuery $(document).ready(function() { ...
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How to get the ID of the list item just inserted using SP.UI.ModalDialog.showModalDialog

If I am using JavaScript Client Object Model and SP.UI.ModalDialog.showModalDialog to display a form to enter a new list item, how can I get the ID of that item after its been added? Example ...
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AAM and SSL over the same Web Application

Scenario: One web application in a port 8080, extended to the zone extranet for the purpose of the activation of the SSL layer on port 8180. The default zone is for anonymous access and, once the user ...
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Is it possible to change site type?

Let's say I have a wiki site that contains some text that I want to change into a publishing site. Is this possible? And if the answer is yes how would I go about doing it? The problem I'm having is ...
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Global variables in SharePoint

Is it possible to define a global variable in SharePoint 2010 and then reference it in menus and server-side pages? We currently have a menu item on all 30+ web sites that points to the existing ...
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Managing WebParts with dependencies on Web scoped Features

I have a Web scoped Feature which provisions a number of Content Types, List Templates & Instances, Custom Actions etc that enables a discrete set of functionality. I also have a number of ...
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Sharepoint 2010 and 'My Sites Blog'

I'm working with a customer to try to help them create a new site with a template they have created. I am able to reproduce the error locally, which is: The site template requires that the Feature ...
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Query a list of subsites as a sharepoint list or set of rows?

We have a bunch of projects each represented by a Sharepoint 2010 subsite. We would like to store and track metadata and run reports across this list of subsites. Is there any way to query and ...
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Editing library doc filenames in SharePoint Designer?

In order to upload a PDF as the next version of a document that had been a PPTX file and keep versioning intact, I wanted to implement the answer from this question: Can I change the file extension of ...
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Possible to use DateOnly with the DateTimeField control?

I have a DateTimeField control that I would like to only display dates with. I tried setting the DateOnly member to true but when I try to save the page that is using this it throws the following ...
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Approval WorkFlows and User Profile Syncrhonization condition

I am new to WorkFlows and learning ..I was just reading some blogs about how to create workflows and use find manager option but surprised to see that it requires "User Profile Synchronization" ...
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Master Page how to specify correct Path for CSS and Images

1) In My custom master page I have registered my CSS as follows, <SharePoint:CssRegistration name="/mycssfolder/css/mycss.css" After="corev4.css" runat="server"/> Now I have my folder ...
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Remove “Launch blog program to post”

How do I remove "Launch blog program to post" from the SharePoint 2010 blog page??? Any suggestions will be GREATLY appreciated. Thanks!!!