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SharePoint 2010 still looking for old version of solution assembly

We have a SharePoint 2010 solution developed in Visual Studio, which when deployed adds an assembly to the GAC (let's say MySolution.dll, version = 1.0.0.0). We make some changes and redeploy the ...
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Sharepoint 2010 users strangely removed from Sharepoint Group (Expert Advise required)

Since 3 months client portal was working fine suddenly due to some network problem we restarted SharePoint server, after that some Active directory users complained system was inaccessible, where ...
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Storage Location of Installed Features

Are features installed on a site stored in any of the databases? I know the assemblies installed to the GAC from a .wsp are not, however are the features themselves stored in a database?
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ULS and Multiple WFEs

If a farm has multiple WFEs do they have the same ULS logging content replicated across both? Or does each have its own set of logs? Straight forward enough.
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What is hidden webpart for in SP2010?

Follow-up questions to Closed vs. Hidden Web Part - what is the difference? : What are possible uses of hiding a web part (having closing) in Sharepoint 2010? why isn't unhiding a webpart in a ...
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2010 Column Validation Formula

This formula works fine when adding a new list item: =[Class Date]>=TODAY()+3 Basically ensuring the user selects a date greater than two days away from current date. I don't want the formula to be ...
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Integrating asp.net 4.0 web app into sharepoint 2010

I want to use signalr with Sharepoint 2010, but unfortunately this uses .NET 4.0. So I need to make a custom ASP.NET 4.0 webapp and integrate it with Sharepoint. What are my options for this? I saw ...
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move from standalone installation to a small farm (SharePoint Server 2010)

One of our clients has a sharepoint standalone installation (few web apps with several site collections + user profile service, web analytics, search). They requested to move db to a new server. I'm ...
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User with Full Control can't access or edit member of a group

Like the title describes I have a user who is assigned full permissions but when I click on on the user groups I get a permissions error "You do not have permission to view the membership of the ...
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Dynamically adding/editing list items in a “new” form of another list?

I'm new to Sharepoint, so I'm looking for some advice on how to tackle a problem I'm having when developing a solution for a client. This is a simplified example: I have two lists: one containing ...
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Unable to create Team sites in an environment upgraded from WSS 3.0 to SharePoint 2010

I have successfully upgraded my WSS 3.0 environment to SharePoint Foundation 2010. Now, when i try to create a sub-site using 'Team Site' template, it gives me error saying 'Object reference not set ...
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Show message in ItemUpdated Eventreceiver (SP2010)

I need to show an errormessage in a popup or redirecting to another page when an error occurs in the ItemAdded (not ItemAdding...) eventreceiver. Anyone knows how to do this? I've tried: private ...
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SharePoint throttling and web services

I am trying to know how throttling in SharePoint affects web services. For example if a list contains 20 000 items and throttling is set to 2000, if I use the Lists.GetListItems() method to get the ...
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HyperLinkField in SpGridView

I have a spgridview with dynamic column. I get a data of a special list and bind to SpGridView. I have a URL SPFieldType, i want show description in spgridview and set url for navigationurl. I use ...
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Customizing SmallSearchInputBox default text

I am trying to customize the text displayed in the search box of my SharePoint site. The default is "Search this site...". I found a number of articles which explain how to do it (by overriding the ...
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Filter a secondary datasource in infopath

I'm having some issues with InfoPath. This is the case: On SharePoint we have 2 lists: ListA ListB ListB contains a lookup field to ListA. I customized the displayform of ListA with Infopath and ...
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ProfilePropertyService.svc fails with InvalidOperationException

Does anyone know how to provision the UPA so that the ProfilePropertyService.svc actually works? I am getting the error below in all our environments if I try to access the service directly from a ...
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how to hide/display controls in NewForm.aspx based on checkbox value in SharePoint list

I have 1 checkbox in my sharepoint list with other columns. If checkbox value equal to 'true' i need to display some other controls, otherwise these controls should be hidden. I open the New/Edit ...
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Ensuring speed on SharePoint 2010 intranet for geographically distributed offices

We have a SharePoint 2010 intranet that is heavily used for document management. We are about to open a second office interstate and want to ensure the best experience for them speed-wise. We are ...
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Move databases to another server

I have tried moving all databases to another server, but I forgot to change the default database server in Central Administration. From Googling it, I found out that stsadm or psconfig could help me ...
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SharePoint Designer workflow is looping itself when waiting for a field to change

I have a problem with a standard SharePoint Designer workflow on a forms library in SharePoint 2010 Foundation. When the workflow is firing off it is designed to fill some information in against the ...
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How to Select and Use a Digitally Signed Certificate From a Client?

Hi there: I have the next question, how can a customer sign an XML, Word document or workflow directly from SharePoint using his/her personal signature? The digital signature is on the client side ...
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Get UniqueId from listitem with Javascript/Ecmascript (Sharepoint 2010)

Is it possible to get the Unique Id from a listitem in a custom SharePoint 2010 list? I've added a custom ribbon action so far where I can get the id, but that's an integer (0,1,2,3,...) I need the ...
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Hide upload Button on Asset Selector Dialog (AssetPortalBrowser.aspx)

I am looking to hide the "Upload" button in Asset Selector Dialog and I know Asset Selector Dialog uses Dialog.master in SharePoint. Is there a possibility to attach some custom jQuery/Javascript ...
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Custom workflow activity shows up but can't be selected?

I have created a custom workflow activity and successfully deployed it. The issue I am running into is that when I try to select it when creating a workflow using SharePoint designer, nothing ...
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property similar to SPQuery listitemcollectionposition for spsitedataquery

I am using SPSiteDataQuery to get all matched items from all lists in site collection. Results set is really large, so I want to limit the results to 1000 or 10K, process these items and then iterate ...
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Locked Row in database for key on Infopath Submission for Contribute Permission + below w/ Custom Event Reciever (ItemUpdating)

Basic Rundown of Process: I am creating a Process wherein an InfoPath form is Submitted to a Library, certain managers will then have the ability to change a drop-down to either Approved or Rejected, ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Permission level Full Control and explicit deny

I am facing a very frustating permission level issue with Sharepoint 2010. First, everything worked as expected up to few days ago. I have a user on my sharepoint 2010 env (publishing portal) named ...
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Can't see the list template to be available for creating new list on create screen in SharePoint 2010

I am working on SharePoint Foundation 2010 environment. I have a custom list (Generic Template is used for creating this list). I have prepared a template out of it. Now, the Template ID of this ...
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How to set up permissions to OneNote pages?

I have a OneNote notebook in my SharePoint 2010. I also have the Office Web Apps turned on. I am wondering if there is a way to grant permissions to a particular page / section in that OneNote file. ...
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Anonymous user can't upload file to document library

Is there any way to grant add permission on document library for anonymous user? there is a trick for that, url of anonymous access control page is something like ...
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Validate a SharePoint list column with regular expression

I have a list. I want add a column for list with this format : XX-XXXX How to set this Validate for column? i use this link , but don't work for me.
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Creating new items containing lookup field with listdata.svc and json

I'm calling listdata.svc with xmlhttprequest and POST to pass json. The new item is being created, but a new item is being created on the lookup list when I do, even though I am passing an existing ...
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Alert on All Items added automatically and erroneously on item insert or update

When a specific user adds or updates an item in a specific list, an alert automatically created for that user, set to notifiy them of changes/inserts to "All Items". This shouldn't be happening, but ...
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When debugging project XYZ a page from ABC will pop up with an exception?

Not sure how much sense that title makes, but the issue that I am running into is that when I begin debugging a project (XYZ) a page from a completely different project (ABC), that is in a different ...
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How can I create a custom view for a survey list?

I have a survey, and need to be able to sort the responses based on one of the responses. For instance, Question 1 in the survey allows for a choice of A, B, or C. When I "view all results" in SP, I ...
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Is it possible to change the visual style of a JSGrid row?

I am working on a SharePoint solution using the SharePoint JS Grid control to display data. What I'd like to do is to change the default style (mainly background color) of specific rows in the grid to ...
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Sharepoint 2010 grouping workflow tasks for a document library

We want SharePoint Experts Advice here What we have : 1- we have one document library ( many items). 2- we have many Tasks assign to document library item by workflow e.g. Require Manager ...
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ItemAdding event not firing when submitting InfoPath form to form library

I created an event receiver in Visual Studio to handle three events in a form library: ItemAdding, ItemUpdating, and ItemDeleting. ItemUpdating and ItemDeleting work as expected when debugging, but ...
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SSRS Row Limit Only With Co-Located Data/Report

I've got a 2010 farm with reporting services running in integrated mode (trusted account). On that farm, I've got a report in a site collection that queries a list with more than 2000 items. When ...
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InfoPath form calculations work in client but not in browser

I have an InfoPath 2010 form that needs to be deployed via SharePoint forms services in Internet Explorer. The form contains some calculations that should update whenever a field is changed. The ...
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Remove a single user from all site collections in a web application using powershell

Is there a way I can choose to remove a single user from all site collections within a single web application using powershell. There are number of user profiles whose domain account has been blocked ...
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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. ...