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Error with special characters in site column names referenced by a calculated column

I have a site column Construction - Complete Date which is used by my calculated column Construction - Is Complete?. Whenever a date is entered for the Construction - Complete Date then Construction ...
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Issue with SharePoint 2010/2013 workflow to rename documents

I have an workflow in SharePoint site 2013 which will rename all the documents uploaded/FTPed into the library. We recieve documents with the same names daily. E.g. If the document name is "Report", ...
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Sharepoint 2010 - Suggestion Board

I am using Sharepoint Foundation 2010, and I'm looking to create a discussion board for employees, where they can submit "suggestions". I would for the employees that post a suggestion to be ...
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Load all fields for a specific ListItem using CSOM

I want to load all FieldValues for a specific ListItem ForExample public ListItem GetItemById(List SPList, int id, string[] fieldNames) { using (Ctx) { ...
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How do you change the approval status back to Pending if an already approved document has been edited?

I have an approval workflow in a document library. It's manually started by the user because they may not want to start it everytime they edit a document. The workflow is as follows: If for UK ...
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How to change the page layout or webpartzones on default page of a custom site definition?

Currently I've got a custom site definition (SharePoint 2010) that includes several features and also puts some webparts in the webpartzones on the default.aspx when a site based on this definition is ...
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How can I have two workflows that run on one list, with conditions?

I've got a list, which has two SharePoint Designer workflows running on them. Both are fairly simple workflows. The first workflow, New Request is initiated on item creation, and it set's a field ...
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List Item won't save if title is entered

I have created a new list and am working on editing the newform.aspx page to customize the form. In the new list, I have renamed the title column to 'Details' because I will be using it as a link to ...
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Changing look'n'feel of site collection after migration from SP 2010 to 2013

I am trying to migrate my Sharepoint site collection, from 2010 to 2013. Following tutorials, I managed to finally getting it done, but the look and feel became "2013-style". Is there a means to ...
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Programmatically add multicolumn lookup

For example, I have two lists: Users (Login, Password) and Profiles (Phone number, Email). So we have users and related info in their profiles. Now I want to create another view for users, that ...
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Problems adding WCF Data Services to SharePoint 2010

I would like to add a custom OData endpoint to SharePoint 2010. Because of its dependency on .NET 4.0, the Web API OData provider is currently not an option for SharePoint 2010 (based on .NET 3.5). ...
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Document Preview in sharepoint 2010

I have a custom webpart which shows all the documents belonging to the logged in User. I would like to show the preview of the document when user hover over on item in a webpart. How can i achieve ...
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How to fix error “The page you selected contains a list that does not exist.”

I've checked out the home page of a sub-site to my site collection and now it's broken with this error, and I don't know how to roll it back to the earlier version: Error List does not exist. The ...
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Issue with CopyIntoItems (SPServices) - only copy certain fields?

I am using SPServices's implementation of CopyIntoItems the following way: $().SPServices({ operation: "GetItem", Url: itemurl, async: false, ...
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SP2010 - Edit in Sharepoint Designer open in Word

I'm completely stuck on this issue that keeps reoccuring for my organizations Sharepoint Administrators. On a Site Page under Site Actions, selecting the option 'Edit in Sharepoint Designer' opens ...
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View History for all files in SharePoint 2010

How can I view the changes made in SharePoint 2010 to content for all files within a site? I know that I can view the history for a particular item, but I can't figure out how to view the history ...
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Using an input value in an href

I would like to use the value that I get in the 'Title' input field, and append it to the end of my href url. Do you know how to do that? Title Search: <input name="Title" type="text"/> <a ...
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How to migrate a sharepoint 2010 pagelayout to sharepoint 2013?

I have custom page layouts in SP2010 and I am migrating to SP2013, and I want to use them in SP2013. I noticed the html/css structure is very different in 2013 page layouts. I was wondering if there ...
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Get slowest page results programmatically?

We can get slowest page report through following path from central administration. CA > Monitoring > View health reports I want to gather this information by code. Please guide me if you have any ...
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File in _layouts not updated on deployment

We have this situation: there was an error in teh solution, which occured in one of JS files deployed into _layouts. Bug was kind of a critical, and decision was made to push chaned JS file by hand ...
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Tracking all changes made to a document on SharePoint 2010 within a web-part

I am building a site in SharePoint 2010 and I would like to have a webpart that will track and log who and when updates are being made to a specific document. The webpart will be featured on the ...
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Page Stuck at FBA credentialis page Sharepoint 2010

I have created FBA on port 80, whenever I choose Windows Authentication/Forms Authentication to login, page does not go further & stays as it is. Plz help. I tried Disable Loop back Check & ...
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Bookmark link control disabled, how do I enable it?

I am trying to set up bookmarks on a page (in a content editor, like I have done before on other sites) and it is telling me the control is disabled. I am a site collection admin, and every solution ...
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Client Object Model gives 401 when impersonating logged in user - MVC App

I have an ASP.NET MVC app that connects to SharePoint 2010 via the Client OM. When I run ExecuteQuery(), I get a HTTP 401 error from SharePoint. I have the MVC app set to impersonate the logged in ...
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“Check Out” button not appearing in Excel 2010

One of my coworkers has this problem for some of the files stored in a document library. If he clicks on the link, from the document library, the dialog has these two options: "Read-only" and "Edit" - ...
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Visual Studio 2012. Visual webpart's ascx.g.cs file empty after registering any control

I've discovered a problem when a Visual webpart's g.cs appears to be empty. I'm using Visual Studio 2012 Update 3 and a project for SharePoint 2010. The steps to reproduce the problem: in Visual ...
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how to update properties of item in doc set with client object model

I've been able to create doc sets and upload files to it with the client object model. I am having difficulty updating the properties of the files in the doc sets. Here is what I've tried: public ...
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Searching my custom BDC model errors

I wrote a custom BDC model, and it works. I can create a list, look at the items, look at a single item, create external data columns in other lists, etc. Now I created a content source to index ...
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Item Level permissions - trouble when using “Create items and edit items that were created by the user ”

I have a list of items that I want viewable and editable only by the item creator and one other person (the other person is set in the item data). I created a list, and in the advanced settings set: ...
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Add a mouse over tooltip to folders in a SP 2010 library

I have seen a few similar questions to this one, but none that has an answer that I can use. The need is to add a specific tooltip that appears when the cursor hovers over any one of a number of ...
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Calendar overlays sharepoint 2010

I have created calendar overlays with the colors I want by overriding CSS. example following How can I change the color dropdown list item names. is it possible ? Screenshot attached.
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Failed to load receiver assembly when activate feature

I have a problem when activating a Site scoped feature. Every time I try to activate the solution with STSADM or Powershell I get this error: C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\Web Server ...
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Migration from 2010 to 2013 issue

In my company we have a site working under SharePoint 2010. This site contains some custom templates with custom web parts. Actually we have to migrate to SharePoint 2013. So i have created the ...
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Issues with Color-Coded Calculated Columns

I have a list with a series of columns that all return percentages. I have done the stop light chart with status columns but not percentages. I have gone to 'Path to SharePoint' - the site everyone ...
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How to override core.js function when ondemand=true?

I'm working on fixing a SP 2010 bug involving fly-out menus and IE10 in standards mode. To make the fix, I need to override the MergeAttributes function in core.js. I have created a custom js file ...
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The list cannot be displayed in DataSheet view

I have two SharePoint Enterprise 2010 sites in two different farms. Both sites I am accessing with my local browser IE 10 (32-bit). List1 in Site1 can be opened in DataSheet view but List2 in Site2 ...
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Non SharePoint sites on SharePoint 2010 Online IIS

We need to expose a site to the internet and we already have an internet facing SharePoint 2010 site on Azure. Is it good practice to host the site which is non SharePoint on the same IIS as ...
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How to upload documents by sending an email?

Is it possible to upload documents by sending an email to a specific email address & the documents are uploaded to a target Document Library?
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Why are my content ratings not displaying correctly?

I have a SharePoint site with the "content ratings" feature enabled. This is how it displays on one of my pages with a list view: All's good so far, right? Except, I've actually rated each of these ...
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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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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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Web service timeout issues

I've seen some posts on timeout errors but nothing I think that will help me. I have a custom web service running on a sharepoint server. It creates site collections and is being called through a ...
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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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SP2010: how to link to document on my Title column on document library?

I am using sp2010. I have a document library with some columns. I see the column name with a link to the document. But I would like to implement this on the title column. Is it possible to implement a ...
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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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Set choice field values in initiation form using workflow variables SPD2010?

I am creating a SPD 2010 workflow which will be manually started and collect a value from the user. The value in question needs to use a choice field during initiation form. These value to allow the ...
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SharePoint permission list - contribute minus ability to edit home page

Need: SharePoint permission list - contribute minus the ability to edit page contents (insert/delete new webparts). Also users in this group should be able to add/delete/update documents, create ...
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How to find out how long ago someone checked out document in SharePoint Foundation 2010?

I am a regular (non-privileged) user of my company's SharePoint Foundation 2010 system. When a document is checked out, I know how to find out who it is checked out to (hover over green checkout ...
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Custom Action for Web Part Tools ribbon

I would like to add a button into the Web Part Tools ribbon section. I have looked in CMDUI.XML to find the other buttons which are in this section and it appears they should be under ...
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How to create multiple operator options in one filter, and how to add “contain” filter in external content type?

I'm creating external content type from SQL server to business data list. I would like to create a read list operator based on search stored procedure. I noticed in creating filter table, there's no ...