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SharePoint 2010 Approval Workflow MS Office Permissions

I have an approval workflow setup which is running fine from within SharePoint, though when a user checks in a document from MS Office as a major version, the workflow initiation form never displays. ...
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Format link to open in desired browser (Chrome)

Is it possible to force a link within a SharePoint site to open in a certain browser? We have an online system that works best in Chrome. I've placed a link to this system in a library on our site - ...
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Cannot be blank as rule in sharepoint designer and infopath

Is there a way inside workflow rules to make this rule: "if field A is not empty, then field B cannot be blank"?
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How can I get Share Point 2010 to install on my Windows 7/8.1 machine?

Supposedly, Share Point 2010 can be installed on a Windows 7 machine. I have both Windows 7 and 8.1 installed on my laptop. I was able to download SharePoint Designer, and can run it, but it's rather ...
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SPD workflow loop through multi-option loopup column

One of our users has a custom list with 50+ items which contain of a UID and a contact. In a different custom library they have a lookup field where users must select one or multiple items. Based on ...
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AssetUrlSelector Dialog doesn't look like it should

I can't make the AssetUrlSelector Dialog to look the same as in examples that I find throughout the internet. I have simply put a AssetUrlSelector with some parameters just to try it out: ... ...
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Configuring KPI in dashboard designer

I'm configuring a KPI for my sharepoint 2010 site. Take this example of a "projects" list and a "project progress" field in this list which is shown in percentage. I want to configure a KPI for this ...
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CSS Effects in IE and Browser Mode

In one of my pages I want to use some CSS rounded borders, so I have this: -moz-border-radius: 10px; -webkit-border-radius: 10px; border-radius: 10px; -khtml-border-radius: 10px; /* it also scraps ...
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SiteMapProvider for MySites' breadcrumb

My question is regarding the site map provider. I have a breadcrumb in the mysites and i use SPContentMapProvider to build the breadcrumb, but the problem is it always shows 'Home', so if im on my ...
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Content Deployment performance issues

I'm struggling with Content Deployment tool on SP 2010 in these days, because it is the only way, how to repair our permission issue, however, it brings a lot of another small headaches with it even ...
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error, while trying to access the webservices from infopath form

I am getting the following error while trying to access a custom webservice from an infopath form to fetch some data. I have already gone through the actions described in the error message, but the ...
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HTTP 503 error accessing Sharepoint excelservice.asmx through SOAP

I work for The Smeal College of Business at Penn State. I am doing a project for the Supply chain program and I am creating an excel workbook in Sharepoint that uses a lot of UDF's. I have no problem ...
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Using a template folder structure

In my team, we're all new in SharePoint and want to use it for our project file storage. A template folder structure consists of 7 folders in one main folder. 6 of this 7 folders need special ...
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Add PrefixStyleSheet property to SharePoint 2010 Wiki editor?

I am looking for a way to control the rich text options availabe in the new SharePoint 2010 wiki sites - not the Enterprise Wikis, but the new wiki format that is the default team site template. On ...
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Using Key Filter to filter DVWP

I'm using a DVWP to display the contents of a document library. I've enabled Metadata Navigation for the library and when I navigate to the library's AllItems.aspx page it displays the correct Key ...
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Adding a link to an email address within SharePoint 2010

I'm a bit of a novice when it comes to SharePoint. My company has recently updated from 2003 to 2010 and i'm trying to re-build my SharePoint site within 2010. In the existing site, I've been able to ...
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SP 2010 Column lookup w/ prepopulating other columns within a form

Hoping you can help me out as I can't seem to find the exact answer on any site. I am currently using SharePoint 2010/Infopath 2010. ISSUE: Not being able to do a column lookup (without a dropdown) ...
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Word Documents in Library Erroring and Unable to Overwrite

I have a document library and a number of times I have experienced an issue where, upon trying to open a document in Word for editing, it throws an error The file filename.docx cannot be opened ...
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Installing SP2010 on Windows 8.1

Did anyone have a successful story of installing SP2010 on Windows 8.1? So far I'm stuck at installing .net 3.5. It gives me an error: 0x800F0906 could not install .NET Framework 3.5 (includes ...
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Change default font-size in Content Editor

I need to change the default font-size in Sharepoint 2010 Content Editor. I've tried to set .ms-rte-wpbox {...} CSS property as suggested somewhere on web but it didn't work. Any help would be ...
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Announcement list web part

I would like to create an announcement list webpart that shows the information vertically, without column names, like in this image I found googling: Information is being shown in a column style, ...
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SP2010: How to enforce unique field values for title but only for list items of particular list content types

Given a SharePoint ListA which contains ContentTypeB, ContentTypeC and ContentTypeD, I would like to enforce unique values only for title fields of ContentTypeB, but not for title fields of ...
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Document Library Not Filtering Columns

There is a document library which has over 5000 items, it has passed its item view threshold. The view was reduced to show items that met certain requirements. This view now shows less than 1000 ...
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problem with date conversion sharepoint 2010

The following Workflow is returning the wrong date time. Can you help explain why and how to fix it? Set Variable:CurrentDay to Today Then Set Time as 00:00 for Variable:CurrentDay (Output to ...
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Reliably get attachments for list item

I'm working with SP2010's SP.js and I need to get all the attachments of a list item. As it's SP2010, I don't have access to SP.ListItem's attachmentFiles property. :( The following code works for ...
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HTTP Error 503 the service is unavailable

When I open Central Administration I get this error HTTP Error 503. The service is unavailable. Same error also when I open my SharePoint Server 2010 site HTTP Error 503. The service is ...
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Why doesn't a Business Data List web part work in a published page?

I have an existing publishing page with an XSL customized Business Data List web part (pulling from an SQL source). When I do a search with the web part, the loading graphic shows like it's searching ...
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SharePoint list and repeating tables

I've read a number of posts on this subject today but I can't seem to get what I want. I've done it before in a Form library in 2007 but I'm now wanting to create a list form for 2010 (using InfoPath ...
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how to create a roster sheet in sharepoint 2010

This is about training management, when an employee requests for training, it goes to approval workflow and once approved, it is like the employee is enrolled. Once it is approved I want a roster ...
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Hide 'Group By' label when selection is None/Empty

I have a library set up and I use two levels of groupings: Stage and Substage. However, under certain stages, there are actually no substages present, so the value defaults to (None) which leaves an ...
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Move list from root site to subsite

We accidentally created a few lists at the root of our SharePoint 2010 site and need to move them to a subsite. How do you do this? We tried exporting as a template, but then the list became a library ...
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Error when doing basic tasks in SharePoint Central Admin (2010) After moving VM

'System.Collections.Generic.List' is an unexpected token. Expecting white space. This error occurs when trying to provision a new web application among other things. The ULS logs don't give any ...
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Declarative WebPart on publishing page

I have made a publishing page layout that has a WebPartZone and a MediaWebPart in the ZoneTemplate. Example below. <WebPartPages:WebPartZone runat="server" Title="Fokusøki Media" ...
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Disabled or Hide “Open with Explorer” ribbon button for View Only Permission Users [duplicate]

I want to hide Open with Explorer ribbon button only those users has View Only permission and it should appear for other permission user. I've tried with below custom action reference by this link ...
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SP2010 Calendar Event removal via Outlook Email Cancellation

I've enabled incoming email for my SP calendar and have that working just fine. If I create a meeting through outlook, it populates my SP calendar and my Outlook calendar. If I then cancel the ...
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How do I add a border line at the bottom for each group header title in the Summary Link webpart?

Hi I was wondering if someone could help me out a little. I am trying to add in a border at the bottom on the group headers for the summary link webparts. This is how I have it styled down below. Any ...
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Set Add / Edit / Display Form Views

I have looked a good bit and found several tutorials regarding how to set different views for the Add, Edit, and Display pages for my SharePoint 2010 form library. Most of these mention using the ...
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Infopath Run Action Rule before Validation

Is it possible with Infopath and SharePoint 2010, to run a Action rule before a Validation rule? When adding the rules it places Validation above Action with no option to move down. I am attempting to ...
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Logging who approved a workflow from a group

I am using SharePoint Designer 2010 and need to know how to log who pressed the accept button from a group. I can seem to log a individual user using Modified By, but with a group all I get is System ...
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Access database on Sharepoint 2010

In our company, we have an Access database which is stored in a network shared folder and it is used as a back-end database. And every employee has a front-end version in their own computers. Now we ...
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launch ribbon action with ribbon hidden

I didn't find anything to help me out, so I'm asking your help. I work with sharepoint 2010. I have a team Site where the ribbon is hidden. (never trust users, thay are evil :p ) On this team site I ...
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Reopen Web Part once closed in Web Part Maintenance Page

I've got an error happening on a page, so I closed all the web parts on it with the Web Part Maintenance Page. This indeed made the issue go away. Trouble is, how do I reopen the web parts so that I ...
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Can't read from Source file or disk when moving document in Explorer View

We have come across an issue in our SharePoint implementation whereby moving documents (Cut and Paste) between two different sites using Explorer View causes the following error: Can't read from ...
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Duplicate images in search results SharePoint 2010

Every time I search I get duplicate images in the results. Sometimes it shows up three or four times. If I moved an image to a different folder, the old location of the image shows up in search ...
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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 ...
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Download folders and subfolders from document libraries: bulk download

I have multiple folders and sub folders in a SharePoint document library. How to download multiple folders and subfolders from this library at once?
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Get user from sharepoint group and redirect

My requirement is when someone login to site and if he belong to 'owner' group it need to redirect immediately to specific site and if he belong to member group then need to navigate/redirect to same ...
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Asp.net label returns empty string when using jQuery

I have created a SharePoint 2010 visual web part. In the page load event of the user control, i am setting the value of an asp.net label. <asp:Label ID ="lbMessageIndex" runat="server" ...