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Source content DB Size after moving site collections

I have one content DB (Source content DB) with 500+ site collections in it. Recently i have moved all site collections to 10 different content DBs (using Move-SPSite command) in order to improve ...
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Sharepoint 2010 custom new form column validation

I have a custom list and custom New Form created using Visual Studio. Now I wanted validated a Amount column whether the value is less a value from another List column. I also have Newform.cs file. ...
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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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Query string parameter to remove menu block in aspx popup

I am using the following URL to display a popup: var xVersionUrl = xAppWebUrl + "/Lists/dlWerkinstructies/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=" + xItemId + "&VersionNo=" + versionId When clicked on the link ...
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How to update a list item's Workflow Status field?

I have created an Approval field for my list programmatically: var fieldName = mylist.Fields.Add("Approval", SPFieldType.WorkflowStatus, false) see ...
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How to add code behind file for home.aspx?

I want to add a code behind file to check the user's group. But I cannot find the code behind file for home.aspx. How can I create one?
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Splitting one Content DB into 10 DBs in SP 2010

We have 650 site collections all in one Content DB with 800+ GB in size. Because of this huge size, performance goes down and we have decided to split the DB into 10 different content DBs with maximum ...
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Throwing error on adding a @Page directive

I wanted to have a code behind file for home.aspx file for my sharepoint site. but on adding this <%@ Page Language="C#" DynamicMasterPageFile="~masterurl/default.master" ...
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get the title of the list

I have a list with title as one of the column which is of clickable and am using jQuery to show the list items in one of my SharePoint page I am getting the name of the title but unable to make it ...
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Why won't my workflow work with multiple if conditions?

I am trying to create a SharePoint 2010 workflow with multiple if conditions. The problem is that on the first if condition is running. Example: If Inspection equals Yes<br> and Form Received ...
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Adding properties to advanced search page dynamically - Sharepoint 2010

I have an SP web with many reports (lists) in about 30 categories (libraries, soon to be databases), and the report lists have many custom columns, about 100 different ones across 150 reports. I can ...
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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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Repeating sections/rows on List Form for States and Counties

I need to create a few Lists of States (of United States) that would have an area on the SP List From to enter the related Counties and Zip Codes. One List per State, only need about 15 States, not ...
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Do alerts expire?

I and a couple others set up alerts on a site (two different site collections were involved), but they disappeared. (It's a little confusing to talk about all three of our experiences at once, so I'm ...
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Failed Deploy the sharepoint Project on sharepoint 2010 environment

I am getting following Error when I try to deploy My project on SharePoint 2010 : The required version of SharePoint Foundation 2013 or SharePoint Server 2013 is not installed on this system. ...
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How to add all users to sharepoint standard group members

Can I add "All" (Users) to SharePoint group members? string userGroupName ="Member"; SPSecurity.RunWithElevatedPrivileges(delegate { //Don't use context to create ...
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Add multiple users to People or Group field of a list using PowerShell

I would like to add some users to a people or groups field of a custom list with PowerShell? How can I do that?
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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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Sharepoint 2010 - Workflow and Tasks between multiple sites

I am working on Sharepoint 2010 an my problem is the following: I am creating a workflow for the approval of leave form. The Approval process should work in this way: The user fill the form and ...
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Images not rendered in sharepoint site

We have a publishing site deployed to Internet. When we browser this site with machine name locally, we encountered below problems: There are no images appearing in site and display cross 'X', even ...
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SP2010 Incoming Email Message Not Working

I was able to configure incoming email settings to work. I send a test email and it creates the item fine but it only imports the TITLE of the email but nowhere of the body message is in the list ...
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SharePoint Search fails first few times on single site collection, but succeeds afterwards

I have a SharePoint 2010 farm (consisting of web, app and database servers) with multiple site collections. On only one of these site collections, there's a strange problem where any search performed ...
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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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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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“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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SharePoint Site automatically becomes unavailable daily

We have several SharePoint Intranet and Internet sites running in a multi-farm environment. These several sites are monitored by a real-time application monitoring tool. One of the SharePoint 2010 ...
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Workflows stuck on starting Sharepoint 2010

We have an issue with a list that has some custom workflows we have created in SharePoint Designer. Each list item has 3 workflows attached to them, but the workflows just seem to sit at a ...
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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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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 to remove group fieldname from Listview WebPart

When using a ListView WebPart on a custom list and enable grouping for a view, the name of the group is always displayed as the first entry I tried to find a way to get rid of the “Category:” label ...
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File not displaying in library's all items view

I have a document library in SharePoint 2010 Foundation. When I have uploaded a file into a document library from the browser, it is showing a message "uploaded successfully" but it is not showing in ...
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Disable mobile browsing for a single website in SharePoint 2010

How to disable mobile browsing for a single website in SharePoint 2010 not all of websites in SharePoint? As far as i know we can disable it as described here or here,but when applying those ...
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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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SPD Workflow Approval Task- Unexpected Error When Viewing Task

I have a SPD 2010 workflow that is starting an approval process and assigning a task to a user. I'm running into an odd issue. When a user with contribute permissions on the Task list tries to view ...
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Force IE9 Standards mode on one page without modifying masterpage

Is there a way that I can force the sharepoint page to use the following metatag: <meta http-equiv="X-UA-Compatible" content="IE=9" /> Without being too invasive and proposing a future ...
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Can I pull month and year from a date in a text string?

I had two calculated columns "Month" and "Year" that displayed forms grouped by these columns. They were calculated from the last modified column. Using =TEXT(Modified,"yyyy") and ...
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What is feature ID for Feature “Open Document in default application” SP 2010

What is feature ID of Feature "Open Document in default application" in SharePoint 2010 environment?
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how i get to know which master page my site is using SP 2010

In sharePoint 2010 site, if i go to _/catalogs/masterpages, i can see many master pages. But how i know which master page my site is using? The name of master page?
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Error while creating and Saving Page under TeamSite

Under SP 2010 TeamSite, When i create Page by going Site Settings -> Create Page, the page created but after writing something on the page when i click on save button, I get following as shown in ...
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Cannot automatically start workflow for users outside of the active directory

I have a web part that is a form that links to a list that anyone who comes to the public site (i.e. people who are not in the active directory) can fill out. I have a workflow (created in SharePoint ...
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Getting feature ID by its name in sharePoint 2010 Powershell

I want to get Feature ID by using its name in sharepoint 2010. I have activated the feature on my root site collection using web interface. What is the management shell command for doing this in ...
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What is “proc_StartUndirtyList” and who calls it?

Good day. We have a multi-server sharepoint 2010 farm (2 front-end, 1 application, 1 SQL). In this farm we deployed a web application with a content database size about 1.7 terabyte. We use RBS for ...
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Can I apply check out rules to a single document in a document library and not the whole library?

Is it possible to apply check in/out rules to a single document in a document library without applying the same rules across the document library via the Library "Version Settings" section?
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Excel signature lost when opened from sharepoint 2010 [closed]

I hope you can help me to understand this issue. I have a digitally signed Excel document. It is marked as final, it contains one signature. I uploaded that document to sharepoint 2010 document ...
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Term Store Management Data/ Managed Metadata Service items using c# code/using Client Object Model

I have a TermSet called "Products" inside Term Store Management/Managed Metadata. I am designing a front end form which allow user's to submit data to this list. To load the Product dropdown I need to ...
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Event Receiver AfterProperties not setting when item adding in code

I have an event receiver that sets a value of a field using properties.AfterProperties within ItemAdding. This works fine when adding a folder (with a custom content type) within the browser (the ...
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Dynamic filtering an XsltListViewWebPart

I want an XsltListViewWebPart filtered based on some custom metadata derived from the current user. Following Claudio Brotto’s article ...
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Linking from one wiki page to a page in a different library, same site

How can I link pages together from different libraries? I have a wiki site with multiple libraries on Sharepoint 2010.
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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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Add document library and discussion board as webpart to page using SCOM?

I have 100 document libraries and 100 discussion boards in my site. Each library is associated with one board. Now, I want to create 100 pages, on each page, add one library with the associated board ...