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How to use non-browser forms created by Infopath Filler (published to a Sharepoint Form Library)?

I have requirements to create Infopath Filler 2010 forms. They are non-browser and are not served through Sharepoint Infopath Services (so require Infopath installed on all clients) but have ...
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User profile synchronization for User profile properties

IN SP2010, I have added 3 new User profile properties by Central Admin of type boolean, datetime and string.Then I added data for the user in the profile for these new properties. I ran the "User ...
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Sharepoint designer 2010 doesn't show all fields of current item in workflow

Hi I'm working on a workflow and I'm trying to set a field in the current item to a value calculated. Im trying to do this: Calculate Current Item:GP Instance Run Count plus 1 (output to Variable: ...
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Define XSLTListViewWebPart Custom DataSource

I'm currently working on a personal project which main goal is to create simple and customizable dashboards for everyday life. In order to avoid wrong way, I would like to know how to do to bind a ...
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Deploying approval workflow in 2010 as wsp?

I am creating a sharepoint 2010 designer workflow (Approval). I want to deploy this to the live server for the project I am on. Is it possible to produce a wsp package? How can I deploy this unit of ...
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Sharepoint Incremental Crawl and BCS

I have a BCS connector (partial BDC Model posted below) and I'm noticing some issues with Sharepoint crawls. My full crawl seems to work perfectly, but incremental is pulling back the same number of ...
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I'm trying to understang how AJAX and Sharepoint play together

I'm about to embark on a project whose goal is to take a Sharepoint wiki of documentation, and add an index as the left nav (right now, there's only search). As users click on an index item, the right ...
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How to get to control rendered by Sharepoint dynamically?

In a view (by default AllItems.aspx) of a list "Inline Editing" enabling at design time in SPD2010 renders green-cross image-button at run time. Its pressing at run-time adds a new line How can ...
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“DWORD (32-bit) Value” or “”Qword (32-bit) Value" - which one should I configure in Windows 64-bit registry?

"DisableLoopbackCheck & SharePoint: What every admin and developer should know" advises to disable ("infamous") "loopback check" completely on dev machine by following "You receive error 401.1 ...
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DisableEventFiring using PowerShell

How can I call DisableEventFiring using PowerShell? C# code like this : Type typeInfo = typeof(SPEventReceiverBase); MethodInfo disable = typeInfo.GetMethod("DisableEventFiring", BindingFlags....
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Employee Directory

I have developed a Employee Directory and got this javascript for criteria search. But I want to fetch all employees first and then apply criteria. How do I set the value of "Fixed Query" of People ...
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Adding button to ribbon in CommandUI.Ribbon

I'm trying to add a button to the ribbon, in the same place the default "I Like It" and "Tags & Notes" buttons are located. I the elements.xml file for this feature (SocialRibbonControl) and tried ...
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“404 FILE NOT FOUND” on my username entries

In Sharepoint 2010 Central Administration --> Security --> Manage the farm admii nistrator group (Central Administration : Site Settings : People and Groups - Farm Administrators), when I click on my ...
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Access denied by “Granular Backup”

When I try to copy a custom list from one of subsites of my weapplication's site collection to another by: Central Administration --> Backup and Restore --> Export a site or list --> Filling ...
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How to join lists in SP 2010 by GUI tools (visual editors)?

Is there any possibility to join Sharepoint 2010 internal data sources (like lists) in "out-of-the-box" Sharepoint 2010 tools or SPD without using programming tools? "Join" and "merge" queries ...
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How to use “Get Parameters From” of “Web Part Connection Wizard” (SPD 2010)?

I seem cannot find by search in internet and in books on SPD any explanations (step-by-step, tutorial, walkthrough) on: How to use "Get Parameters From" of "Web Part Connection Wizard" (SPD 2010)?...
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How to add event receivers to all the lists in a site collection?

What is the best practice around adding event receivers across all the lists in a Site Collection?
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SharePoint 2010: Saving file to local folder: Access Denied

in SharePoint 2010, I created a DLL that I deploy to the GAC. From this assembly, I try to save a file then access the file I just saved in a temporary location, such as C:\temp. Everytime I try to do ...
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How to restore to the smaller size of image control visible at designer?

All of sudden, few hours ago, I started to have a weird problem in all sites of my Sharepoint Server 2010 dev machine. In any of old and new, built-in and custom WebPart pages of list views, ...
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Creating Document with workflow: The file test.docx cannot be opened because there are problems with the contents

I have a document library with two custom content types. If I use the web interface and choose New Document -> MyCustomType the document template opens up and I can create and modify the document and ...
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Workflow in sharepoint designer 2010 doesn't resume after pause

I'm working on a workflow that needs to pause for a few minutes and then resume. My problem is that it never resumes after the pause. This is the workflow I'm testing it on. Log start to the workflow ...
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Connect ECT to SharePoint List in InfoPath?

I'm trying to create a list in Infopath 2010. I'd like one of the fields to be a drop down list that connects to an external content type list. It doesn't show any of the External Content Type Lists ...
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SP2010: Best Practices to use SPAudit

I would like to use the security audit log report of a site collection, and evaluate the entries e.g. each hour. The focuss lays on actions/events performed on the access rights on the site. Which ...
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Grid-like view for items tagged by user?

This is somewhat related to my previous question on social tagging. I'd like to know if there's any web parts, either out-of-the-box or third party, which provide a more traditional grid view ...
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Creating a custom authentication provider for SharePoint 2010

I am trying to implement the "best" solution for a custom authentication mechanism in a SharePoint 2010 Extranet site. Here is how I would define "best": Does not require purchasing additional ...
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Right Management Sharepoint

I have a sharepoint list. Users should be able to create new items and change some attributes. I gave full access for the users on the list items. But now I think there is a security gap: what ...
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Portal site connection node not showing in SiteMapPath breadcrumb

I have several site collections with portal site connections set pointing to a root site collection. In my custom master page i have added a SiteMapPath breadcrumb, based on the breadcrumb from the ...
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SharePoint 2010 - Configure People Picker columns (add/remove)

How it is possible to configure the Sharepoint 2010 People Picker? I want ot remove the column [Mobile Number] and add a column with the normal Phone Number. Thanks in advance!
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How to fix width of column in SpGridView?

I have a spgridview with dynamic column. I want fix width and if the content is a part of it is displayed. I use this code but don't work for me . BoundField col = new BoundField(); col.HeaderText =...
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Staff information Tracker help

I’ve been tasked to look at using SharePoint 2010 to better manage staff information. Staff information can include: Personal Information (name, address, phone email etc), Next of Kin information (...
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Adding a permissions structure to a state-machine workflow

is there any way to add permissions to a state-machine workflow for approvals so that if you try and set a state on an item that you are not supposed to, the change gets reversed? More specifically, ...
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How do I adjust column widths for the announcements web part?

I am trying to come up with a reasonable method for adjusting the column widths in the sharepoint 2010 (foundation) announcements web part. Specifcally, in the announcements details (listed as ...
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How to submit data from repeatable table in infopath form to a sharepoint list?

I have a infopath form created from a sharepoint list content type. In this form I need to add a repeatable table to send data to another sharepoint list. So when people submit this form the original ...
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Access Reports to Documents

Is it possible to find out who has accessed a document? Ideally I would like to run a report to show who have access.
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Why are my content ratings not displaying correctly?

I have a SharePoint site with the "content ratings" feature enabled. This is how it displays on one of my pages with a list view: All's good so far, right? Except, I've actually rated each of these ...
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Custom .XSN and Enterprise Licensing needed?

if I develop a custom .XSN (InfoPath Form Template) can I store in SharePoint and provide a custom application page that leverages the XmlFormView to render out a browser enabled form WITHOUT the need ...
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Active Directory users not getting resolved in a FBA enabled site

I have configured forms authentication on a web application. FBA users can be used to access the website but NTLM users not getting resolved. Because of this I cannot use AD users in SharePoint. I ...
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While using DVWP(in Sharepoint 2010) the 'Person or Group' column is not showing the profile picture of the person

I have a custom list in SharePoint 2010, in which i have a column of type 'People or Group'. When i am displaying the content of this list using a DVWP, i expect the picture/image of each person to be ...
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Change a Web Application URL

We have registered our Web Application under the url http:\intranet. We no longer wish to use that URL at all and want to use http:\somethingelse. Is there anyway you can change the default URL in ...
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Setting Document Library's Created and Modified timestamps to reflect actual file's timestamps

I have a Document Library in SP 2010 with a bunch of files organized into folders. Each file has the Last Modified timestamp and Created timestamp set to the time they were uploaded. However, we need ...
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Display List or Library on another site as WebPart?

I want to display my list on another site in same site collection. I edit List with SPDesigner, select the view and save it to site gallery. After these steps, I added the view webpart on my another ...
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How to ensure that Infopath 2010 is in online mode?

Tried to search internet but could not find it. I was given Infopath (.xsn) form which I open from file system and get: "The query cannot be run for the following DataObject: Region InfoPath ...
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Publishing site: Why are my pages blank but having webparts and controls in editing mode?

Started to look into Publishing site pages. I have a few pages of a publisihing site filled with web parts and controls in editor that I fail to see. They are saved, checked in and published (few ...
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Timeout while deploying VS2010 solution to SP2010

When deploy a solution (no sandbox solution) with many projects, I always get the following error: Error occurred in deployment step 'Recycle IIS Application Pool': The open operation did not ...
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View list of items tagged “i like it”?

I have a basic install of Sharepoint 2010 Enterprise. I'd like to know where I can view the list of items which I've tagged "i like it" (using the default button included), if such a place exists by ...
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Custom WebService + FBA = 0x80070005 (E_ACCESSDENIED

I've created custom web service in Sharepoint 2010, and custom FBA. I try to connect from a Win Forms app on another computer. 1/ I log into with cookie container (Authentication.Login) 2/ I call ...
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Install sharepoint 2010 with existing databases

I have a SP2010 server farm but need to reinstall sp as I never set a sql alias. If I do this, how do I restore the original farm/central admin and admin content db's? I have the above DB's, web app ...
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Publishing Pages / WCM - Good resources for implementation?

Are there any good resources available for implementing web content management using publishing pages in SharePoint 2010? I know the bits and pieces, but am looking for example implementations. I'm ...
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How to revert accidental page unghosting?

How can I resore ghosting of a page back if I accidentally unghosted it? Will its deleting and recreating restore ghosting and remove copy of changed page from database? Update: Searched for ...
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How do add a custom setting for List?

it is possible to store custom settings (configuration) on a SharePoint. Means : I have a configuration that add to General Settings List . I set up my settings for this list. Edit : I use the ...