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Custom Callout menu display the document metadata , when item is opened

How to display all the metadata for a document in a callout menu ? I am looking to display all the metadata for a document when you click and open a list item call out option . By default , the ...
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Sharepoint wysiwyg editor not working in IE

When opening our sharepoint (2010) site and trying to edit an element in Internet Explorer, it just shows the editor toolbar blank. The field itself contains text - as you can see from the second ...
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Hiding Column on a List View with Grouping

I have a list that I need to dynamically hide columns on based on user. Sort of a rudimentary Column Level security type deal. This is being done through Javascript and JQuery to simply not display ...
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Crawling Hidden Fields with PowerShell Created Crawled Properties

I've been trying to add ows__vti_ItemHoldRecordStatus as a crawled property to allow a search of held documents. (It appears to correspond to the hold status of an SPListItem.) I can successfully add ...
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Migrating files from one SharePoint to another

I having issues migrating files over from one SharePoint to another, I have attempted to zip and "7zip" them using the explorer view from one site and then extract them on to the other size I am ...
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SharePoint 2010 Infopath problems in Edge

On one of our SharePoint 2010 websites we display InfoPath Forms through the InfoPath Form Web Part. This works great in most browsers, but we recently found out the forms are not loading in Edge (...
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InfoPath in SharePoint Online giving critical error

We migrated InfoPath from SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint Online through Sharegate. The form loads default values. When I open form it gives me below critical error : The form could not be ...
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SSRS Dataset valid, but data does not show up in generated reports

I have created a Sql Reporting Services Report from a SharePoint list. I am creating this report in Microsoft SQL Server Report Builder. When I hit "run query" on my dataset in the query designer, I ...
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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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Pass asp:TextBox value to selectcommand=“” [closed]

I have a textbox and button <asp:TextBox runat="server" id="sptxtbox"></asp:TextBox> <asp:Button runat="server" Text="Button" id="sptxtbut" /> When I click the Button I need it to ...
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Update user profile for user whose account name has changed in AD

We have an issue with User Profile Sync in SharePoint 2010 when the following happens: A new user is added to AD (i.e. DOMAIN\jdoh) The user is synched successfully to SharePoint Time passes The ...
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How to prevent webpart replication on custom layout after feature re-activation?

Every time I'm activating the feature that contains my webpart, a new webpart instance is added on the page layout. I just want to this web part being replace by it's new version? What is the ...
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Grayed out Managed Metadata Fields in Document Information Panel on first open

I have a problem with the DIP and Managed Metadata columns. We have a SP2010-Farm and the clients are running on Windows 7 with Office 2010. After a user logs in for the first time of the day and ...
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Manual refresh button for SP2010 Web Part

I'm a novice SharePoint user. I have been given a task to build a manual refresh button for a web part that displays certain fields from a list. The native refresh button is not a feasible option for ...
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Changes not reflecting to extended site

We have extended web application for FBA users. I did changes to master pages of main site, still the changes are not reflecting in extended site. What could be the reason? How can I make the ...
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Can I achieve conditional formatting on a gantt chart?

I have created a Gantt view on a list, showing the Gantt chart and several columns. One of my list columns is a R/Y/G status column. I would like the cell that displays the R/Y/G status to show the ...
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Unable to get User details in SharePoint 2010

I am using following code to get user details.... function getUsers() { $.ajax({ url: "/_vti_bin/ListData.svc/UserInformationList", type: "GET", headers: { "...
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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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Custom List in SharePoint 2010

New to SharePoint so giving it a crack. I created a custom list by importing a spreadsheet. Some time ago, I tried to delete it but I believe I just deleted the webpage used to display the content ...
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Retention Policy on Sharepoint 2010 as “Move to another Place”

I have to apply Retention Policy to all Documents and list contents. The condition for the policy is that documents and list data older than 3 years move to another location. This location should be ...
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401 Unauthorized before authentication

Environment: SP2010 Enterprise, one server with separate SQL This just cropped up on a server that has been working flawlessly for months. I created an account for a new external user, but when they ...
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Remove-SPUser failing: Item does not exist

Having some trouble with an existing sharepoint 2010 user. I've reached the point where I just want to delete the user, however this is also failing. Within powershell, I can successfully "get" the ...
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Getting library values in Reusable workflow

I have a custom doc library with columns "Dept Number" and "Dept Name" I am creating a reusable workflow in which I wish to send an email to a user containing the above columns. Please tell me how to ...
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Fetch User Details in SharePoint 2010

I have a requirement to fetch user details in SharePoint 2010. Just like SharePoint 2013, are there any web services available which can used in JavaScript Code? I need to fetch user details that ...
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Can I query ContentItems using tags in SharePoint 2010 API?

I am experimenting with SharePoint 2010 REST Interface and SharePoint 2010 Web Services to retrieve content based on certain Tags. Is there a way to retrieve content based on social tags in ...
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Retrieve SP-List data cross domain via SPServices?

I am trying to retrieve data from a SharePoint List hosted in a different server/domain. We are still running SP 2010 but about to migrate to 2013. I am not sure if jQuery.SPServices and CORS are the ...
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How to update a SharePoint 2010 list via an InfoPath 2010 client form using code?

I tried to follow in Sharepoint Server 2010 and Infopath 2010 the article: How to update a SharePoint list via an InfoPath browser form using the SharePoint Object Model which is for Sharepoint/...
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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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Error adding server to SharePoint farm

When I try to add another server to my existing SharePoint 2010 farm through the configuration wizard, the wizard gets to task 3 of 9 then comes back with the message: Configuration Failed. ...
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Disabled SharePoint 2010 ribbon when editing publishing page with google chrome browser

The SharePoint ribbon being disabled when I clik at the edit button with a google chrome browser, this problem is only when my publishing page contain a rich text editor. Anyone have an idea to ...
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Restricting Enterprise Keyword Suggestions to a Term Set

Does anyone know of a way to lock down a list's built in Enterprise Keyword field to a specific Term Set? I've found on similar solution, but that solution only created a new Site Column that allowed ...
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Crawling deep file paths - long URL - Sharepoint 2010

SharePoint 2010 search crawl error: The SharePoint item being crawled returned an error when requesting data from the web service.( Error from SharePoint site: Specified argument was out of the range ...
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File deletion very slow in Sharepoint 2010

File deletion is very slow in Sharepoint 2010. It takes approximately 5 mts. to delete a 56KB file. What could be the cause and how to fix this?
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Workflow for discussion board

I'm trying to create a workflow in SPD 2010 whereby if someone responds / replies to a discussion board, it sends an email to the original creator of that thread. I created a reusable workflow with ...
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Something deleted user data from MySite

One of our users received this warning: The My Site of [USER] is scheduled for deletion in 14 days. As their manager you are now the temporary owner of their site. This temporary ownership gives ...
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Sequential Workflow: The file has been modified by SHAREPOINT\system on

I have a squential workflow that takes Account IDs as plain text from a InfoPath input and converts them into a SPUser field. I can't get the the item to update bc an exception is throw on the Update ...
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SP 2010 - Determine unused mysite so I can delete them

I have many mysite that are created accidentally because user clicked on mysite and sharepoint created a site for them. Is there a way to determine these mysites so i can delete them. (I am not ...
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Connect to outlook is grayed out in SharePoint 2010

I am working with custom list in SharePoint 2010. I need to access the functionality given on the ribbon list tab called "Connect to outlook" but it is disabled/grayed out. I am a SharePoint ...
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SiteUsers.GetByEmail() returns user not found error

I have a custom webpart in which I get the SPUser object from email address, see the code below. It was working fine for like an year now , but since yesterday it gives a "User cannot be found" error. ...
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How to page except master page block

I have a dropdown in master page. Since I need that in all pages throughout site. I have list OOTB view webparts and custom webparts on various pages. When user changes value from dropdown, I need ...
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SharePoint Events Not Showing In Calendar, But Will Show in All Events List (SharePoint 2010)

I'm having a weird issue right now where none of the new events created on this calendar are appearing on the actual calendar. If, however, I change the view to "All Events", it will show my created ...
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Check whether PeopleEditor control contains more than one user

I have a PeopleEditor control with MultiSelect="false" on a workflow initiation form. If enter 2 names, they both resolve... the workflow just truncates it and keeps only the first entity. I want to ...
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How can I change the layout of the Advanced Search Web Part in Visual Studio

I’ve had a request to change the layout of the Advanced Search Web Part. They would like the search boxes e.g. “Any of these words”, “Any of these words” etc to appear below the metadata property ...
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The underlying connection was closed on downloading the file from library

I am using below code to download the file in specific folder from SharePoint 2010 Document library. WebClient client = new WebClient(); client.UseDefaultCredentials = true; client.DownloadFile(new ...
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Launch workflow with custom action doesn't work properly

I've created 3 custom actions (with the type "display ribbon") for one list. I have 3 workflows and I want each action to launch one workflow. I want "Nettoyer" to use the "Enlèvement_clean" ...
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Unable to open office files in Office client

While trying to open an excel document stored in "Shared Documents" library, the excel application opens up with a login prompt, to which I passed the login credentials of the site. After which the ...
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get primary and secondary site administrators using javascript

Trying to retrieve the primary and secondary site administrators using javascript and show them in the labels on custom Access Denied page. Using the code below(inline javascript) to do that but ...
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Get documents and folders in SharePoint 2010 list's ROOT folder with REST

There is a question about getting files/folders in some SharePoint folder. There is advice to filter list items by parent folder path. But how can I list files/folders in the List itself? With REST I ...
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Error creating new sites. The formula refers to a column that does not exist

I can successfully save a model of my site but when I try to create a new site with this model, I get this error: The formula refers to a column that does not exist. Check the formula for spelling ...
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Custom KeywordQuery ignores scope until I visit viewscopes.aspx

I have a setup with two farms. Farm A is the front-end farm where web applications are hosted and farm B is the service farm where the search service + others are hosted. I have set up a custom ...