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How to return user or group in SharePoint Designer custom activity?

How can I return a user or group in SharePoint Designer custom activity? A return type of SPUser seems to be not possible. SharePoint Designer workflow does not recognize the return type. public ...
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remove “save” button from new item form ribbon in SharePoint Foundation 2010

I have looked through this article but don't see a solution to my specific issue. Is it possible to remove the Save button at the top of the "new item" form just for one list (but not for the other ...
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SP2010 Calendar Web Part removed from page on check in

I have a page which has hosted a calendar web part almost since the page was created. Today a user notified me the calendar was missing from the page. I have tried adding the web part back onto the ...
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Sharepoint 2010 to 2013 Upgrade (License Migration)

I have been having a hard time finding an answer to this anywhere. I know the licensing model has changed from SharePoint 2010 to 2013. If we already have SharePoint 2010 licenses for our servers and ...
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Sharepoint Document library Site Pages is deleted/corrupted

The SharePoint site is not working in test box , further i noticed that there is no "SitePages" document library . I followed the link : ...
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How to get User's account ID in Display Form

I want to get the User Account ID inside of a 'Person or Group' field in my Display Form: is it possible?
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Added a new PageLayout to my feature but it's not showing in SharePoint?

I had an existing feature that deployed a Page Layout. I ended up adding another Page Layout to the feature and I updated my Elements.xml file to include the reference to the new file: <File ...
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How can I invert X-axis and Y-axis?

I'm working on sharepoint 2010. Here is my problem : I have a chart webpart which display my x-axis horizontally and my y-axis vertically. I want to know if it's possible to display the opposite : ...
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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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What's up with the three bytes at the beginning of these SharePoint files?

I've been playing with SharePoint files in PowerShell, and I've notice three bytes at the beginning of most files (forms and master pages): $web = Get-SPWeb ... $masterFolder = ...
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How can I export a schema.xml file for a list from a SharePoint site?

I've been troubleshooting my schema.xml file for a list definition and getting more and more frustrated. So I thought, "Hey, I'll just get it to look right in the UI and then export that and compare ...
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Difference between Sharepoint Server & Sharepoint Foundation

What is the difference between Sharepoint Server & Foundation. To what I know, Sharepoint foundation is one of the editions other being Standard & Enterprise (as seen here ...
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Is it possible to create and edit documents in SharePoint from an iPad?

I've seen SharePlus out there, but I don't think it allows for editing of documents and creating documents seems more difficult than it should be. Has anyone found a simple complete solution for ...
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Search on this site doesn't return any result

I am build a community website under our intranet, using SharePoint 2010. I do not have access to the server, but have administration privileges. However, when launching a search with any keyword, ...
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Custom ASPX and WebPart

I have developed a portal using SharePoint 2010 (Standard Edition). I want to develop a Master-Detail "Requisition" form using Visual Studio 2010. I don't want users to access the List and click on ...
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How can i add a custom tab to a ribbon at runtime using javascript/ECMAscript?

I'm trying to add a Custom tab with a group and some buttons to a single client via conditional javascript, as far as i can tell this is all found in the CUI namespace, however documentation is hard ...
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Fast Search - Managed Metadata field stores whole hierarchy of terms

On a list I have a field that links to the term store (managed metadata service application). Users can select multiple terms that are organized in a hierarchy. TermSet Parent 1 Child 1 1 ...
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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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IsNull not working in CAML query for indexed fields

So for example I have field 'TestField' which is indexed. How can I caml for items where 'TestField' value is null? My example down here will fail and won't find what I am querying for. <Where> ...
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FAST search, why I see the first word inside my document and not the document filename or title in the searchresult?

I am using sp2010 and FAST search. When I search for example on the word "archiving" I got some results. Some of the results are word documents. I see not the document file name or title, but I see ...
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SPD Workflows and RegEx

Is it possible to use a regular expression in an SPD workflow? I am trying to use the for-each hack to take a list of semicolon delimited values and create a new form for each of them, but I can't ...
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InfoPath - The data source referenced in the form template is not valid or cannot be found

I had published an Administrative Approved InfoPath Web-Form template to SharePoint Server 2010. Later I did some changes and removed one data connection that was no more required and tried to publish ...
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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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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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SharePoint 2010 execute custom code after Site collection is created from custom site definition

I created a custom site definition in SharePoint 2010 declarative using ONET.xml. As Part of the Site Definition I created a page from page layout using “module” element as a feature and embedded ...
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Iframe and sharepoint compatibilty

I have a iframe where a user completes few courses and clicks finish at the end where we track the user activity as complete . This used to work with IE,chrome and mozilla. Recently one of the users ...
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Edit a SharePoint List with InfoPath Form 2010 (Auto Populate Fields From List)

I am using SharePoint and Info Path Designer 2010. I have a SharePoint list called DiskInfo and the columns are: Client, RAM, CPU. The Client field is a drop down box connected to another master ...
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how can I http POST to libraries with SP 2010's REST API?

SP 2010's REST api documentation cites an example that uses a list, whereas I wish to rely on a library (for example, "SharedDocuments"), because a standard named library already exists in every ...
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System.IO.DirectoryNotFoundException: <nativehr>0x80070003</nativehr><nativestack></nativestack>

I'm working on a sharepoint server. It was SP2010+SQL2008 R2. I migrated it to SP2013 + SQL2012. Everything worked fine for days. I keep working on it. Then, I find that there is ONE webapp having ...
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Get usage statistics in Sandbox

I'm working in SharePoint 2010 in sandbox solution. I have a site with lot of subsites and lists. I need to have statistics of consultation: like how many times this site is visited, how many times ...
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Custom configuration application/system pages

I'm working on a site where the client's administrators are very tired of having to work with lists when they need to configure a custom feature we implemented for them. Instead of them having to go ...
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Create chart using data from view

I am able to create chart by connecting chart webpart to list data. But for some data points I want count of data items appearing in list. For this purpose I created a view and used the "Group By" and ...
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Site creation can't continue because of a configuration issue with the parent site

I'm having problems to make my site creation work. I followed the guide at http://blog.sharedove.com/adisjugo/index.php/2012/07/25/visual-guide-setting-up-my-sites-in-sharepoint-2013/ , everything is ...
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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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Custom CSS Styles not showing

I deployed some custom CSS tags into HtmlEditorCustomStyles.css in the 14 hive, and would have expected them to appear under the Styles drop-down for a Content Editor web part. I've researched this, ...
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SharePoint 2010 list vew schema - View element

guys, I am trying to understand list schema view. For example AnnouncementsList contains in schema 3 views: <View BaseViewID="0" FreeForm="TRUE" Type="HTML" MobileView="TRUE" ...
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Refresh Excel Web App workbook

We are using Excel Web App for Sharepoint 2010. We have customized page so we have added a button in a ascx control to add a row using open XML SDK 2.0. How can we refresh page in order to see the ...
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workflow status column empty in library

Guys i have a weird one here. Basically it has been reported to me that the workflow status column of one of our libraries is empty even though the workgflow has been completed. The user reports ...
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%CommonProgramFiles% and SharePoint Logging Service

We just moved our Sharepoint (2010 Enterprise) SQL databases to another machine. Sharepoint is all running well, however, in the Windows Server (2012 R2) application logs, I am seeing this recurring ...
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Double Eval- Repeating Value

I'm having some trouble with a double-eval concatenation. I am using the formula xdMath:Eval(xdMath:Eval(xdXDocument:GetDOM("REST Vacation")/ns1:feed/ns1:entry, 'concat(//d:EmployeeID, ";")'),".."), ...
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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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helpdesk support ticket list. Users can only see their own, yet get emailed when they are updated by helpdesk staff

I'm trying to setup a list in sharepoint 2010 that end users can submit and view support tickets on. The user should be able to only see their own tickets, not ones other users have submitted. IT ...
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Suddenly getting “The local farm is not accessible. Cmdlets with FeatureDependencyId are not registered.”

This morning all the development machines at the company I work at, couldn't manage SharePoint through Powershell. We were all getting the annoying "The local farm is not accessible. Cmdlets with ...
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Can I use SharePoint Designer 2013 to edit SharePoint 2010 sites?

Can I use SharePoint Designer 2013 to edit SharePoint 2010 sites? Couldn't find this info in the web.
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jQuery library that uses json within a sub-web

In my sharepoint site (Sharepoint Server Enterprise 2010), in IIS(7.5), I have a web-application that runs with Sharepoint as the parent site. Almost. So, I want to use a jQuery library called ...
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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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SharePoint current/quick navigation

I'm facing a strange problem with one of our SharePoint administrators. He can only see a few heading/links under current/quick navigation. Up until yesterday he could see the full list. I have ...
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mysites 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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CQWP ItemStyle Divs are being nested

In short, sibling divs coded in my custom ItemStyle for use with a CQWP are being nested into each other. Stripped down to the essential structure I have <xsl:template ...
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How to add a registration button to a calendar list / list form?

my use case is: I want to create an event management system without using meeting workspaces (sadly I/We can't use them, at least the senior dev. told me). There shall be: One Calendar List, ...