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Remove all custom sharepoint 2010 features

I want to remove all custom sharepoint 2010 features from my farm: The scritp below gets them, but doesn't remove them. How should this be modified to remove them? $url = "Your site URL here" ...
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Disable delete items in a site from central admin

From memory I know it is possible to restrict the options in a site from central admin. I want to remove the rights to delete items. How can I do this from central admin to stop site collection admins ...
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Creating a Windows Gadget that gets populated from a Sharepoint List

I am trying to create a Windows Gadget for a Intranet site with hundred of sites & different groups with different permissions. The intranet site is secured with SSL/https, I looked at google ...
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Merging 2 SharePoint Sites

I am merging 2 Sharepoint site owned by different people , one in SP 2007 and one on SP 2010. What questions should I be asking to scope amount of work required ? I was thinking about determine ...
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query all list items in site collection, any way to optimise this code or make it better?

I am going through all the lists in site collection, where list contains content type MvContentType, and for all list items in this list (this list only contain this content type, so all items have ...
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SharePoint 2010: Set a fixed upload location

When using Announcements or Discussion forms it's possible to upload a document when entering data into the body field. (The editing tools are available and when clicking on the insert tab the Upload ...
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The AllItems view not applied when add list to page as 'WebPart'

Im sure its pretty easy, but I dont know why its not working I have a custom list with the default view AllItems, I have made some changes to this view (through SPD), every thing works fine in the ...
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Show ribbon for a single default webpart on page with multiple webparts

I have a webpart page with two webparts. One is a calendar and the other is a hidden content query webpart that references a file that is used to style (apply color coding) to the calendar entries. ...
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Why are my list workflow email send events firing twice?

I have a workflow on a list that is started ONLY when a new item is created. I recreated this workflow in SharePoint Designer 2010 while looking at the old workflow from SharePoint Designer 2007. ...
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Cannot connect to the configuration database Error

I am having a bit of a strange issue. I am able to connect to the Central Admin page just fine but when I try to connect to any page on the site I get the following error. Exception information: ...
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Multiple Search Service Applications

I see that it is possible to create multiple Search Service Applications. How can you get a Search Centre to use one Search Service Application over another.
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Custom MembershipProvider: applicationName

I'm creating a custom MembershipProvider for FBA authentification. When I access the root url of the web app http://sp:6336/, my provider is initialized. Value of "applicationName" in web.config is ...
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How to change standard sharepoint Calender to work with it in other culture?

my problem is that how to create custom calender in share point to use it. I want to replace standard sharepoint calender with persian calender to work with it in all sharepoint parts. any help ...
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How do you programmatically create a list using an excel spreadsheet?

I have an excel spreadsheet that I would like to use as data for a SharePoint 2010 list. I know how to do this without code, but for this particular task, I need a coded solution. Does anyone know ...
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Download file from virtual directory (SharePoint 2010)

I need to download a file from a virtual directory when clicking on a button in sharepoint. I've tried this: page.Response.ContentType = "text/vcard"; ...
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Changing a site Collection URL

When I created my site collection we called it /sites/teama. The business has changed the name of teama to teamb. How can I change the URL for our site collection.
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All users in multi tenant environment

I have a problem with authentication in a multi tenant environment. I have a couple of seperate customers which all have their own SharePoint environment within our hosted environment. In the AD, I ...
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Don't sort number in SpGridView

I have a SpGridView whit BoundFiled. I set a ObjectDataSource for it. sourceDataTable = new DataTable (); myDataTable = new DataTableWrapper(sourceDataTable); Type t = ...
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How to change the database server in SharePoint server 2010?

I have SharePoint Server 2010 installed on Server A (all the roles are on the same machine),and now I need to add a new server B which must be the new database server, so I need to move all the ...
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Content slider in jQuery doesn't function properly in webpart

I have created a test HTML page that contains the code for the web part in question. From the test page, I can use the scrolling feature just fine as it works as expected. When I take the same code ...
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List Instances not created on Feature Activation for Initial Deployment

I have two features, a Content Type feature that contains the content type and list definitions, and a List feature that creates the List Instances from the list definitions. Both features ...
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Get error when use internet but don't get error on server

I use this coe for save image in word document. System.Net.WebRequest request = System.Net.HttpWebRequest.Create(SPContext.Current.Site.Url); request.UseDefaultCredentials = true; ...
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Document center, record center, and document workspace differences [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What's the difference between a document center and a records center? What are the differences between a document center, record center, and document workspace, in ...
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Where to put a dev-only value?

I'm using Ninject in a SharePoint feature. I've got it working via an HttpModule. I need to tell Ninject whether I want to use my real or "fake" implementations. I'm thinking about using a ...
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Need to collect info from Approver during approval workflow step

Within a custom workflow in SP2010, I have an approval step. When an approver brings up their screen to approve or reject, If they select "approve", I need to be able to collect another piece of ...
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Javascript call to NewItem2 error “TypeError: Cannot read property 'tagName' of undefined”

Overview I have a CustomAction for a button on the ribbon that calls a command in a javascript file. The command fails in the inplview.debug.js file on the following lines (1745 - 1748) in the ...
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Update sharepoint list from infopath drop down list box

I am new to sharepoint and this may be a simple issue but I cannot seem to find the results I am looking for by searching. It may be because I am not sure exactly what to search for. What I want to ...
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Use View Ribbon Custom Action on Multiple List Items

I create a View Ribbon-scoped custom action using SPD 2010 that runs some Javascript. If I create it in an ECT list I can use it with multiple items. However, if I create it in a standard SharePoint ...
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Error when deploying InfoPath web-enabled form (custom code in the form cannot be run)

I am getting the following error when trying to create a new InfoPath form from a forms library: The custom code in the form cannot be run. This functionality may be deactivated on the server. ...
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How to add multiple values to a list item

I have two lists named 'Programs' and 'Projects'. I need to be able to add multiple Projects under each Program. Each of these Projects should be a list item in the 'Projects' list. Please help me on ...
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503 on local requests

For some reason our SharePoint server rejects local requests with 503 Service Unavailable. Everything works fine when a user browses a site (e.g. http://spserver/) from another machine in the network. ...
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Can't browse to second site collection (except locally)

I have created a new site collection in the same web application, using "Support" to give me the URL "http://someserver/sites/Support" I can browse this locally on the server, but when I try to browse ...
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.PNG get converted to .JPG when uploading to Image Lib

I have encountered a weird issue, which is that sometimes when I upload .PNG images to my SharePoint Image Libraries, sometimes they get converted to .JPG, BUT when I open the image from the library ...
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Create Sharepoint Web Application in Dev, deploy to Live?

[I've searched on here and googled, but can't find anything that actually makes any sense to me! - I'm a n00b to SP...our SP Dev left at very short notice...i.e. he was here yesterday, gone ...
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Search. Sorting and grouping data in search results

We are planning an implementation of SharePoint 2010 Server (Enterprise) Portal. One of requested features is People Search Center. It should: Have ability to search by different keywords (name, ...
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how to tag list item

This might be a very basic question. I am looking for a way to tag list items in a SharePoint list. Say I have a list with URL to amazon items. I need to be able to search those urls based on tags ...
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Help with Bulk Metadata Updates

I'm having the following conundrum with a bulk update of Metadata. But first, some background... I have a library of about 2000 letters that currently live on a shared drive. We're migrating those to ...
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How do sort Templatefield in spgridview?

I have a spgrid with BoundField. I set allowsort to true. I bind datasource. but when i click in header dont sort?! DataTable table = new DataTable(); table.Columns.Add("Name"); ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Item level Permission to a Document Library is Our approach right?

We are planing to apply Item level Permission on document library and want share point experts advise...are we going right way or we will fall in performance issue or others.. What We Have : 1- We ...
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Know issues sharepoint 2010 and IE7

I would like to know the known issues in IE7 for sharepoint 2010. ? can anyone help me?
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Custom Action for a custom Content Type's display form

I have a custom action that I'd want to add to my custom display form of my custom content type My custom action is: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <Elements ...
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Can I export a list of columns?

I have about 125 custom columns that I want to use on a different SharePoint site. Is there a way to do that without re-entering all the column definitions? In a perfect world, I could do some sort of ...
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Save the Excel Webpart changes in SharePoint Online

I have been displaying an Excel Workbook as a webpart in SharePoint Online. The users are allowed to edit the excel file. I am trying to save the changes done by the user. Is there any other way to ...
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COM exception while querying document library

I have a need to get collection of SPLitsItem currently viewed to user. My solution is a ribbon button which calls custom application page in LAYOUTS via javascript in custom action. Application page ...
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Using Javascript in SharePoint

I have a number of projects that could benefit from JavaScript. I've seen a lot of "Oh, you can use JavaScript for that!", but little detail about how and where that's done. Does the script live on a ...
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Can I force a Sharepoint template behave like HTML frames?

I have a template consisting of two columns...a left sidebar and a wide column. I would like to load a document index into the left sidebar--an easy enough view to design--but my challenge is the main ...
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Cant´t activate a custom feature with PowerShell but with the GUI

I want to activate a custom feature with PowerShell on a few sites in my environment. When I´m doing this job over the GUI, everything is perfect. But when I´, doing it with my script, the feature ...
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What is the Best Way to Set Up a Development Server for Sharepoint?

Let me qualify my question with these points: There is only one developer. The developer is the server administrator. The production server is Windows 2008, iis7.5, Sharepoint 2010 Enterprise, and ...
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SharePoint 2010 Announcement web part - truncate/char limit issue

There are old threads on this topic but most of them for MOSS or prior versions or without any resolutions. This thread is close but solution doesn't work for me. Feel free to forward any working ...
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Unable add user as a site collection administrator?

I am able to search trusted domain users in peoplepicker search box. But in central admin, when I am trying to add them as site collection admin (after finding them in people picker search), it is ...