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How can I block USB port access with certain permissions on Sharepoint?

Is this at all possible? I've been told to do it and do not know how. I'm using Sharepoint 2010
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FullTextSQLQuery with a Taxonomy GUID in Where Clause

I've created a few documents and tagged them with various Taxonomy Terms from a Term Set. The terms I have chosen are children of other Terms. I've executed a crawled and created a Managed Property ...
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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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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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Word Documents in Library Erroring and Unable to Overwrite

I have a document library and a number of times I have experienced an issue where, upon trying to open a document in Word for editing, it throws an error The file filename.docx cannot be opened ...
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SharePoint site creation is very slow in certain site collections

SharePoint 2010 Enterprise We have two site collections which are very slow when it comes to creating content like sites, lists, and libraries and accessing settings for existing objects. I would say ...
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Is there a way to possibly attach a document(from the library) to an email directly?

Is there a way to possibly attach a document(from the library) to an email directly? Rather than "Email the link" ? In the case where the person has no access to the library(where the document is ...
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How to copy permissions from one user to another?

Is it possible to copy permissions from one user to another? The reason is that I have to give same level permissions to 50+ users and it becomes very time-consuming to do it for each user. Any ...
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Error in migrating SharePoint 2010 list fields to Office 365 list [CSOM]

I am trying to migrate a SharePoint 2010 list to Office 365. I created a new ListCreationInfo for a new list in O365. But when i am to trying add fields from SP2010 list, its giving me an error after ...
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Setting ContentEditorWebPart ContentLink property to absolute path

To avoid adding some static HTML to my custom masterpage, and allow the end-user to easily change it by just changing an HTML file instead of the masterpage, I'm trying to embed a static ...
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Multi Level dropdown for top navigation in SharePoint 2013 Foundation?

We are moving from SP 2007 MOSS to SP 2013 Foundation. Now I am able to move content to SP 2013. But major part is missing in Foundation Multi-Level DropDown for top navigation (level 2). I know, this ...
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Is there a painless way to find which SharePoint 2010 service packs are installed if any?

I am trying to verify, without a code drop or scripting, which exact flavor and service packs for SharePoint 2010 are installed on the server farm we run on, but haven't found an easy means to do so. ...
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Installing SP2010 on Windows 8.1

Did anyone have a successful story of installing SP2010 on Windows 8.1? So far I'm stuck at installing .net 3.5. It gives me an error: 0x800F0906 could not install .NET Framework 3.5 (includes ...
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Assembly Microsoft.Office.DocumentManagementfor SharePoint 2010

I'm looking for the dll Microsoft.Office.DocumentManagement for a project in SharePoint 2010 where there are DocumentSet Where could I download this?
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Sharepoint designer set variable date to string in a different format?

I am not sure of how to use expression in sharepoint designers. I have a variable called date, but its type string. I am attaching the workflow when an event is created. I need to SET the variable ...
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Connect a SharePoint 2010 Calendar View to Outlook 2010

We would like to present a "My View" of a divisional calendar to users within Outlook. The standard "Connect to Outlook" does a great job of setting up the calendar in Outlook, unfortunately there is ...
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Not getting latest (Major) version SPFile in ItemUpdated

I have a Document Library with versioning enabled. After someone has approved a document, the word document gets converted to a pdf with Muhimbi and gets copied to the intranet (other site ...
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Task List ItemAdded Receiver doesn't work for workflow created tasks

Why doesn't the ItemAdded Receiver get called when a task was created by a workflow, but when a user created a task it does? I tried setting the Receivers ListUrl to my list URL and tried using the ...
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New document is saving in local machine instead in library

When I am trying to add a new document in SharePoint 2010 library, that document is saving in local machine instead of in SharePoint document library. I tried all ways like starting web client in ...
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Set column order in contenttype

I've added some site columns with an xml file and also created my contenttype in the xml. After deploying, a feature creates a lookup to another list (with c# code). How can I set te column order in ...
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Unable to edit metadata in Standard View

After copying items from a sub-library the ability to edit metadata has disappeared from standard view. With the exception of fields coming from the TermStore I can edit remaining fields in datasheet ...
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error, while trying to access the webservices from infopath form

I am getting the following error while trying to access a custom webservice from an infopath form to fetch some data. I have already gone through the actions described in the error message, but the ...
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Read, Write, CheckIn/Out files in SharePoint 2010 with REST

Is there a way to Read, Write, CheckIn/Out files in SharePoint 2010 with REST? It is possible with SOAP but transferring base64-encoded seems to be inefficient. Thanks
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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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Crawl files with no file extension

Here is an interesting problem I cannot seem to find an answer to. I have a client that has several files from email message exports that do not have a file extension (e.g. PDF, DOC). These files, ...
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Using Content type of parent site in subsite

I have a site a sharepoint 2010 and created some contenttype and site columns in it. One of my content type has a lookup filed List1 : - Title -ID List2: -Title -ID -List(lookup) I saved ...
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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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Move-SPUser : pixels

Migrating users from one domain to another, I get this error on a couple of users. The migration still seems to occur. Move-SPUser : pixels At D:\UserMigration\MigrateUsers.ps1:10 char:28 + ...
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How to speed up saving a list as template

I want to save a library as a template. For this I use the following PowerShell code $id = [Guid]::NewGuid() $templateName = [String]::Format("{0}-{1}",$list.Title,$id.ToString()); ...
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Managed Metadata import/export in subsites

I am attempting to export/import the managed data in a library of a subsite on my intranet. When I attempt to use the taxonomy tools that are up on Codeplex, or when I use code such as this, I am ...
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Powershell list.workflowassociation not working right

I encountered recently a weird problem. I'm using a powershell script to : - save all workflows autostart properties (from all lists/webs/sites) - make modifications to items in the lists - restore ...
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Digital Signature Modal from InfoPath Form in SharePoint 2010

I currently have 4 views created in InfoPath, using Form Load for a Approval Process in SharePoint 2010. I would like to use Digital Signatures for each approvers signature but the Modal view that ...
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Left navigation bar customization based on user permissions

I have to change my left navigation based on specific user permission. Is that possible without change in masterpage? I know jQuery is one solution but any other way through we change left ...
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Working draft of items?

I have workflows set up in SP 2010 that are triggered once a new item is saved to a list (once the new item is created); Is there a way for users to create a working version of the item so that the ...
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Form Always prompting to update

I have a form (2007 filler form template - deployed on SharePoint 2010, opens in infopath) and when it opens I am always getting a prompt saying a 'new version is available and to update the form'. ...
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Why I see the page “_layouts/newsbweb.aspx” after debugging my sitedefiniton?

I have a SharePoint 2010 portal. The site collection is from the site template "publishing site". I have created a simple site definition like in this tutorials: ...
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OWA webpart view

I added OWA webpart in 2010 but I want the view to look like following like we had in SP 2003. How is it possible as there are no configuration for it in web-part? Please suggest. 2003 look 2010 ...
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restore default incoming email settings

I wrote an email event receiver for a list, which override the default incoming email settings (I now only have an option to turn it on/off and set the email, and the rest is expected to be handled by ...
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EventReceivers not firing at all

I wrote some code to do some things before and after an item is added to some lists. The solution is sandboxed. I have checked and confirmed, through PowerShell, that the event receivers are bound to ...
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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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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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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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Check in/Check Out Interaction with SP2010 workflow

Hopefully this is something pretty simple, and I'm just making a rookie mistake. I have a sequential workflow that is on a library with forms that get checked in and checked out. The workflow has a ...
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Using the SharePoint 2010 CSOM to Delete a list

I am trying to delete a list that contains documents using the SharePoint 2010 CSOM and am using the following code: //find the 'Project Documents' library and delete it var list = ...
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SP2010: Mass email from custom view in custom list

In Sharepoint 2010 Designer, is it possible to mass email people in a custom list from a custom view? For instance: I have a custom list called Package Pickup The list pulls information from our ...
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input SharePoint calender into content editor web part

I am designing a new web part page based off the requirements presented to me. The customer wants to have linked images to other parts of their site, but they also want their department calendar ...
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Read SharePoint List Data from an aspx Website (C#)

I have done a lot of SharePoint out of the box customization but have no real experience in coding around SharePoint. Therefore I have a basic question. What do I need to do (install) to be able to ...
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New document does not default save to correct location

In sharepoint, I have created a new document library and have attached a template so that users can upload new documents with that template. When the user clicks New > MyDocument it opens up the ...
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Announcement list web part

I would like to create an announcement list webpart that shows the information vertically, without column names, like in this image I found googling: Information is being shown in a column style, ...
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SPEmailEventReceiver - Date Sent

I'm developing an event receiver for a SharePoint 2010 that will fire when an email arrives in a document library. The event receiver extracts the header data from the email and populate it in the ...