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What is the price of Sharepoint 2010 Enterprise Edition, with the 5 user cals [closed]

What is the price (in US Dollars) of SharePoint 2010 Enterprise Edition, with the 5 user cals? I can't seem to find this pricing anywhere. Whenever I ask one of the "local" resellers, the response is ...
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Check out a Page Layout to update programatically

In a FeatureActivated event, I am trying to update the associated content type for a Page Layout. I am running in to issues though with the associated ASPX page not being checked out. Here's my code: ...
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SharePoint Designer 2010 workflow: can't add a lookup column in a custom task process

In a Workflow I'm building with SPD, I want to use a custom task process. One of its field is "Category" which must be selected from a category list. I create a site lookup column to this category ...
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Stop page refreshing when closing documents in SharePoint 2010

We had previously used the following to stop the page refreshing when closing a document. This works fine in Sharepoint 2007 but doesn't work in 2010. Does anyone know the SP 2010 equivalent ...
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How can I filter based on Choice fields when using ListData.svc in SharePoint 2010?

I have a list that I'm trying to query using ListData.svc. I am trying to pull back records within a date range and with a particular value from a Choice field checked. If I use Lists.asmx, I can ...
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SharePoint 2010 Search: When is a document a duplicate?

When is SharePoint search treating a document as a duplicate? I did some testing with 3 documents in a document library, different names ofcourse, but all the same file content. Performed a crawl and ...
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Logging document library downloads with HttpModule

I'm stuck with a problem here that leaves me stupefied. I am writing an HttpModule which examines the URL of all HTTP requests in order to log which users have downloaded each document in a document ...
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Listdata service with managed metadata or multivalue columns

The PowerPivot team just posted a white paper on Using SharePoint List Data in PowerPivot, which is awesome. Now I can slice, dice, and analyze the contents of a document library I manage. Except… ...
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signout.aspx doesn't seem to be used

I have a requirement to remove a non-SharePoint cookie (if it exists) when someone clicks the "Sign out" link in the users menu. The cookie comes from a 3rd party system that we can use for ...
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Is there a way to create a new Column type?

Is it possible to create a new Column Type in SharePoint? I did a little looking around but didn't find anything... Below is an image that I hope clarifies what I am talking about:
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Want to run Sharepoint/Powershell tools on local machine - what do I need?

My local machine is not a SP server, but i want to be able to run powershell and connect to a SP 2010 server to administer it. What do I need to install locally?
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Possible to add to to the “Additional Column Settings” for a Column in a list?

Is there any way that I can add an additional check box to the "Additional Column Settings" section of a Column in a list? I'm talking about the section pictured below: I don't even know where to ...
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How to use 'Sites in Category' & 'Categories' Webparts in SharePoint 2010

Does anyone have some documentation on how to use 'Sites in Category' & 'Categories' Webparts Thanks -saumil
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Having troubles with a custom task process in SPD 2010

I'm building a WF with SPD 2010 that spawn a custom task process. When the WF starts, I got an error. The ULS log show me : 06/10/2011 12:38:46.23 w3wp.exe (0x1FF8) 0x0A98 SharePoint Foundation ...
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How to add a “Actions List” in a Sharepoint Pop Up?

I have a PopUp opened by SP.UI.ModalDialog.showModalDialog that contains a form, and I want it has some actions like a normal edit pop up (View Snapshot). The pop ups content comes from a ...
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User profile sync with AD and custom provider

This is kind of sequel for [question]: How to bulk import User Profiles from a legacy system and pre-create MySites. After research I went with next strategy: Part of users in new system will be ...
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“Open with Explorer” credential problem

When connected as System Account (maximum permissions possible) I'm able to do whatever I want with all the document lists in my site. When clicking an "Open with Explorer", it opens an explorer ...
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Created connectable webparts but the “Connections” menu item is not showing

I am trying to create two web parts (that are not in the same project) that can connect. So far I have created The interface that will be used for communication. It is in it's own Class Library ...
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How to test lookup?

When creating a workflow, is there any way to test the look up values? For instance, I have a 4-level look up which finds the manager of a user who is entered on the form. I'd like to be able to see ...
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SP2010: How to start a workflow which is not related to a document or list item?

I'm trying to build a "list" which is comprised of a bunch of workflows. Example workflows would be: Travel, Reimbursement, Software Request. I would like to list these workflows and allow a user to ...
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How can a PopUp get the styles from the main page?

I have a PopUp opened by SP.UI.ModalDialog.showModalDialog but the content of this Pop Up hasn't any styles of the Sharepoint Portal. (It hasn't access to javascript of the main page, too). It ...
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On default.aspx, how can I properly control the Ribbon with OOB webparts?

In a team site, I have put two DataFormWebPart (in new mode) that allow users to directly push data to two SP lists. The two webpart are saving data as expected, but the ribbon is weird when having ...
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Do connectable webparts need to be in the same project?

I've found two tutorials that I'm looking at: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms469765.aspx http://mstecharchitect.blogspot.com/2010/04/creating-connectable-web-parts-using.html But both ...
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Powershell: cannot access the local farm

Yes, I am logged into the machine as an administrator, and my domain account id a farm admin as well. The site is running properly, and nothing seems wrong in SP Central Administration. But when I ...
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ADO.NET Data Services performance issue on SharePoint 2010

I have an issue (I think) with my SharePoint 2010 ADO.NET Data Services. I understand that using Data Services is an extra layer and as such might inhibit performance a little, but I was not ...
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Sharepoint 2010 -Extended Site search not showing results

I have a Web application(http://extranet:80 - Default Zone) running only on claims authentication and with a Trusted Identity provider and no NTLM, obviously content from this site wasn’t being ...
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How does SharePoint Search handle pending (unapproved) items?

How does SharePoint Search handle the indexing of pending (unapproved) items/documents? As far as I can see there are no pending documents in the index. These seems a little odd to me, since it would ...
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Script to find all items that do not inherit permissions

I would like a SP 2010 Powershell script which searches all folders in a library and finds the ones that do not inherit permissions from their parent. Does anyone have one handy? I'm new to the ...
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Error while adding SharePoint web service reference

I got stuck up with the following error, while trying to add reference for the web service Lists.asmx in sharepoint 2010 from VS.NET 2010. The document at the url ...
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List of SharePoint 2010 Out-of-Box Web Parts

Can anyone provide me with a nice URL where it will show all the Out-of-Box web parts in SharePoint 2010 and what each one of them can do?
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How do I create a create a site template that includes customizations?

I have a question for you all. I used a calendar and created some events in it. Then I used the filter webparts to filter the results between a start date and an end date. Then I saved the site as ...
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opening people picker through hyperlink and add those people as site collection administrator

My share-point 2010 experience is limited but I can follow clear instructions. Can someone explain step by step how can I open people picker through hyperlink and add those people as site collection ...
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Can I map multiple domain accounts (or authentication sources) to one user/profile?

This is probably impossible but... We have a local 2010 farm and HQ has one. I've been asked to use the HQ MySites service application rather than doing our own, which is very sensible. However, on ...
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Search for empty property fields in SharePoint 2010?

Is it possible to search (e.g. via the property picker in the advanced search dialog) for all items that have a specific property field which is empty? For example: All items with an emtpy title ...
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Getting “Access denied” error message when trying to access a SharePoint list via Linq from an Web Service

I have following scenario. A web service hosted on IIS 7 should take messages from a MSMQ, transform them and put them into a custom SharePoint list. The list, contenttype and columns were defined ...
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Reporting Services Error after doing a restore on a new farm and attempting to view a report

The SharePoint site with the id {GUID} could not be found. (rsSPSiteNotFound) The source farm reports work fine, but after the restore to a new farm, some (not all) reports get this error. Looked ...
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Excel Web Access & VSTO

I created an Excel workbook in Visual Studio 2010 using VSTO, and it fills a table with data retrieved from a WCF service. The service was added to the project using the standard "Add Service ...
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Export Import Library with Lookup column

I did export operation of custom library in Central Administration. Library has some custom fields and Lookup field on existing library on the site. After exporting main library and all dependecie ...
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Access Denied on Site Collection after Migrating to Claims

I'm running into an issue with some site collections in a SharePoint 2010 web application. After migrating to claims, there are a couple site collections that give Access Denied, even to users that ...
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SharePoint Organization Profiles

I noticed that SharePoint User Profile Service now includes a definition for Organization Profiles. I think this is a really interesting new feature, but I'm not sure how it is used inside of ...
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ListFieldIterator doesn't return value of Enterprise keywords

In my project I use ListFieldIterator control to allow users view and change meta data values. I can read values of ListFieldIterator fields with code like this: object value = ...
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Sharepoint 2010: Custom “New Item” form - showing ribbon and binding events to ribbon buttons

We've created a custom New Item page for our list on our site in Sharepoint 2010 with this code: <asp:Content ID="Main" ContentPlaceHolderID="PlaceHolderMain" runat="server"> <table ...
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aggregate data source and pseudo join?

Is it possible to use the aggregatedatasource to show all "parents" and theirs "children" where at least one "children" is created by the current user ? To be more clear, imagine the following : ...
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MediaWiki-like Special Pages under SharePoint 2010 Wiki?

I watched this video and wondered what those "latest pages", "popular pages", and "request pages" links in the left-hand menu? Are these standard SharePoint 2010 Server Wiki Features like the ...
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How do I hide a specific search extension from search?

Our client would like to hide .zip files from search. How do I go about doing this? The two options I see are to log into central admin and manage the search application, then to go to 'File Types' ...
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Sitemap control in SP 2010

Does SP have sitemap control (or web part or ...) which can be inserted (or turned ON) in some custom web? I would like that people have oportunity to navigate site with that and not just quick ...
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Getting started with Powershell

I am just getting started with a basic tutorial to Sharepoint and Powershell, following the following commands while in Powershell on my SP server: ...
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Manage sub sites lifecycle

I am looking for options to manage the proliferation of sub-sites under our site collections for our Intranet. Right now the creation of site collections is done by IT, but we want the ability to ...
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How can you populate a SharePoint 2010 farm with lots of test sites & data?

I need to fill up 2.4 TB of space. I need to generate thousands of personal sites and hundreds of team sites. I have the scripts to populate an existing site, but I've ran into problems. How can ...
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Sporadically missing “click to add a new hyperlink”

We just migrated from 2007 to 2010 and changed our stylesheets to use v4. We have a list of over 1000 items with a few "Link URL" columns. Occasionally when editing the item, the link url field would ...