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enable ajax on listview web part added in feature upgrade

is there an option how to enable ajax functionality in listview web part type added by code? Iam facing problem where we added 2 list view web parts on the page and they behave really strange. I read ...
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Show only a subfolder of a document library in a web part

I want to show only a particular folder in the right pane of a page using a webpart in Sharepoint Foundation 2010. Is this possible? When adding the webpart, I could only add the document library. ...
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SharePoint 2010 Listview creates “Unable to display…” error after adding inline style

First let me say I have been all over the web looking for a fix and keep finding references to the XsltTransformTimeOut value. I have already had our admins set ours from 1 to actually 10 seconds and ...
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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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How do I add a checkbox (SPBuiltInFieldId.SelectedFlag) to a list view?

I would like to add a selection checkbox into a View inside a WebPart.... a view that presently does not have a checkbox. I know there is a SelectedFlag field in SharePoint that gives me a GUID... ...
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Assign permission to user after document creation

So, i've been trying to make for a while now a way to apply permission to the creator for a file when its added on a library. its something like this i've been doing so far public override void ...
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Accessing LookupFieldValue throws error

I have a lookup field on a list (header) that looks up values on the same list. I am trying to read the value out of that lookup with this code: using (SPSite site = new SPSite (mySite.ID)) { ...
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Calendar overlay or metadata

I have a lot of calendars. I would like to create a new one which aggregate contents from all of them. Do you know how?
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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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I can not open my blog

I am using SharePoint 2010 and I created a new blog. I already have several posts added. I was able to open each of the post but now when I try to open a specific post, I am directed to the Comments ...
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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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SharePoint 2010 Organizational Browser Web Part on non-MySite Claims Based start at a defined username

SharePoint 2010 Organizational Browser Web Part on non-MySite Claims Web Application. To get this working first of all I needed to use the following Javascript into the It's been used for the ...
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Document ID not being set in Libraries

My document id service does not run on some libraries. I've tried manually triggering it by running Document ID enable/disable job then Document ID assignment job. The Document ID field is always ...
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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 ...
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MySite and could not load user profile

Got a really strange problem here. All of a sudden users cannot access their mysite. I get the could not load user profile error. Strangely there doesnt seem to be anything in the logs relating to ...
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Modifying List View in C# Doesn't Work?

I am trying to modify a view for a list in a Feature Event Receiver. The list is created in the same function; and the columns all added to it. When I look in the List Settings via the web interface, ...
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Workflow updating a multiple value lookup column

I have a couple of task lists for a project. One list is the list of main projects, the second is a list of tasks under each main project. The main projects has a lookup column that allows multiple ...
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IE warning - Microsoft Office Contact Retriever

When I open a SP 2010 page with IE 10 on Windows 8, I get this warning: Internet Explorer Security A website wants to open web content using this program on your computer: Name: ...
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How do I programatically edit the contents of an .aspx SitePage or page or wiki?

I'm trying to programatically edit a page that is being transitioned from server #1 to server #2, #3... etc. I tried including the page inside a module, and later on opening it and extracting its ...
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Export Survey Results to Excel option not in Action Menu

I have a survey and all the needed results. I need to export the results to excel, though in the process of setting up the survey I changed or removed the Overview.aspx page/view. Now when I add a ...
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Trouble with Permissions using groups

So, here is the thing: I'm using sharepoint server 2010 and i have a few groups that I created. I have a library that have some folders on it, each folder named after each group I created. And each ...
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Workflows Always Remain In Progress

I have a custom workflow that was created in VS. This workflow runs like it should about 50% of the time. I am researching/debugging to make it run right 100% of the time and I noticed in Site ...
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FBA - Search Issue with Custom Login Page

I have implemented FBA on an web application which has a custom login page. The custom page doesn't let the users login via windows authentication even though it is enabled from central admin. Seems ...
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Must each content database in the farm have a unique name?

I'm wondering if a specific content database in the farm can always be identified by only its name? For example, if my farm consists of multiple SQL Server instances, must each content database in ...
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How can user profile subtypes be assigned in batch?

Long story short, I don't want to have to go into each profile and assign them to a sub-type. Can this be accomplished in batch somehow? Ideally , it would be great to somehow use audiences. If I ...
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WebDAV versioning problems during upload

We experienced an issue where users were uploading files using Windows Explorer (WebDAV).  While uploading large files, it would continuously create new versions.  A 10 MB file ended up with 268 ...
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Default email address for managing access requests

When creating a new site, does the (default) email address for managing the access requests belong to the person who created the site? I am the one receiving the notifications on the parent site. ...
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Update Page instance from Page layout SharePoint 2013

I have release version(1.0) of Page layout and making page instance around(50-60) Pages from that Page layout. Now, I have changed some content layers into layout and update it with version(2.0). ...
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Javascript to display sharepoint list items on page load

With Client Object Model API and a bit of javascript, I want to retrieve the items of a sharepoint list and display them into the web page, when the web page loads. I've successfully implemented ...
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Dispose in Client Object Model

Should objects be disposed when using the client object model? If so, which ones? There seems to be plenty of information on this for server side, but nothing from Microsoft specifically about ...
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Tilde at end of URL?

My co-worker ran a backup of our SP 2010 Enterprise test environment and one of the files that failed to backup was servername/SF/projects/walt/Images Images1/~Views. I only have access to files from ...
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Overcome List View Threshold with OR filter?

I have a list that multiple different people of different roles have to use. There are "submitters", "targets" and "managers" (specifically called "Created By", "Assigned To" and "DM", erspectively, ...
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Auto update document copies on check in Sharepoint 2010

We all are aware of Send To Functionality of Document Libraries as explained here ...
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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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Associate an existing site column with a published Infopath content type

I've created an Infopath form and published it as a content type to my SharePoint site. What I am trying to do now is modify the form (and content type) to include an existing site column that was ...
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SharePoint 2010 - Excel Web App error “An error has occurred. Please try again.”

On one of SharePoint sites on our server. While opening few .xlsx files users(including me) are getting the error "An error has occurred. Please try again.". When the user click's on any of these ...
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Drop down custom action

I've tried to create drop down custom action for some time without any success and Google also can't help me. Anybody could to share example how to use DropDown Element as custom action? Thx for ...
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How to restore a Document Library or List with unique permissions

Is it possible to restore a Document Library or List with unique permissions from an unattached content database with the unique permissions still intact? Normally the steps to restore a Document ...
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Using multiple value lookup column for an email “To:” line

I'm having an issue using a multiple value lookup column in SharePoint 2010. I have two lists. One is a task list and will be the main list that users use for this site. The second list is just a ...
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Relevant Documents web part breaks due to one large library (List-View Threshold)

Context: We are exporting the files for requirement analysis and design from a modeling tool to a collection of JS/CSS/HTML files. As the project is growing the number of files in this package has ...
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Upgrade SharePoint 2010 to 2013 database attach method - Prevent errors

I have to get information on How-to upgrade from SP 2010 to 2013. I read that the only way is database-attach. As I never did this, and I'll probable do it for a customer, I wanted to ask this ...
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Unable to modify input and output locations after migration an InfoPath 2007 form to SharePoint 2010

First of all, I’m not expert with InfoPath but I have several years of experience with SharePoint 2010. This means I’m not newbie but I feel completely insecure working with InfoPath. I am trying to ...
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Move users from child domain to parent domain

We will soon move our user accounts from a child domain to the parent domain (admin/service accounts are already in the parent domain). Has anyone done something similar and are there any resources I ...
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SharePoint 2010 error 0x81020026 “The page you selected contains a list that does not exist. It may have been deleted by another user.”

We started to get this really weird error on our public site environment. Site works fine for public but as soon as user with Admin right provides login credentials for the site to access 'Site ...
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How do i automatically get date and time when status of a task is changed?

How do i capture date and time when status of task is changed? I have 3 different columns Date Assigned, Date In Progress, Date Completed. When a task is assigned to a user, is there a way Date ...
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SharePoint 2010 - Create link to document library content type

Have a document library with multiple content types, each using a template. Example, user click on 'New Document' > 'Content A' and a Excel form will open. I'm trying to create links (buttons to be ...
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threshold plan ahead approaches

I would like to ask which are the approaches being used to plan list implementation taking scalability into account. I know that we can create indexes, subfolders, multiple views and so on, but that ...
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Making column required is only possible after it is added and edited (happens in content type only)

While creating columns in content type the option of Require that this column contains information is disabled so I cannot make the column required. But once I save the column and edit it I am able to ...
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“No connectivity with the server” for files in only one content DB?

SharePoint 2010 / SQL Server 2008 R2 One of my users reported a problem opening files yesterday. Upon opening a file she would receive this string of error messages: Clicking "Retry Open" leads to: ...
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syncing a personal calendar with sharepoint calendars in 2013

Guys i know you cant sync your personal calendar with your team sharepoint calendars in 2010 but i was wondering whether this is now possible in 2013 using exchange 2013. Currently we just send an ...