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How to query person column based on a person column from another list in Workflow?

I have issues retrieving a person stored in one column based on the value (person) in another by workflow (SPD2010) The real scenario looks like this: In the first list we store name of the team ...
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MIgrate sql 2008 to 2014 with sp 2010

I have a customer with SP 2010 Foundation and Sql Srver 2008, now they want to migrate only the DB Server to SQL 2014, I am looking for detailed explanation so I can give an estimate, but cant find ...
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InfoPath Designer 2010 Error in Forms Code

I have an issue that I need assistance with. I did not create nor develop the InfoPath form and I am still getting familiar with using this software as well. I have a user who reported an issue with ...
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Announcement strips domain name from link

This is a weird one. So I post an announcement in an announcements list. In the message body I create a link that points to a document library and am sure to include the domain name in the link. ...
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Iterate subsites lists

The code below iterates subsites and finds a lists called TeamRequests in each site. At the moment it only displays the 1st item of the list. I'm trying to alter the code so it iterates all the items ...
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SharePoint 2010 Calculated Column, returns FALSE and cannot add last two lines

I have two columns in an excel spreadsheet. One is Entity and one is Country. I have created the Country column in SharePoint as a calculated column and pasted the list of entities into the Entity ...
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How to modify / customize Addgallery.aspx Silverlight app?

There is option to modify or customize the Silverlight application existed in addgallery.aspx. When I navigate to Site Actions->New Site I will get populated with below screen (addgallery.aspx). ...
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Any way to overlay text onto images in SharePoint 2010?

Is there any way to overlay text onto uploaded images within SharePoint 2010, specifically without using SharePoint Designer and without altering the HTML code?
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use CSOM for the GetListAndView WebService for multiple lists/views

I know how to use lists.asmx?op=GetListAndView to get list and view details. I'm trying to do the same using CSOM. And, to keep it efficient, I wanted to make one call for multiple lists/views. But ...
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Cannot clear name from PeoplePicker on Firefox 43.04, 44

Working with a PeoplePicker (PeopleEditor) in SharePoint 2010, I can assign a value through the address book, and manually typing. Submitting the page to update the record this control is tied to ...
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How to display a counter front of SPGridView groups?

I have an SPGridView and when grouping on it, it displays groups perfectly. However, in the SharePoint native list view, we can specify the view to filter and grouping on some columns etc. When ...
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How to disable renaming a Document Library item using “Open with Explorer”

As you can see here, rename event of list item via Windows Explorer is handler by ItemFileMoved event. So, I was trying to prevent this edit by the usual way of preventing ItemUpdating: ...
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SP 2010 - Creating a Daily task to do list

I'm looking to create a daily to do list, simple enough. However I want to set it so that it will autopopulate with the same few tasks every day at a certain time (say 8am) Is there a workflow or ...
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Open linked page in dialog, close without callback

sorry if this has been asked before: I've used the example code from here: http://sharethepunto.blogspot.co.uk/2014/06/how-to-create-pop-up-dialog.html To open a linked page as a popup in ...
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SharePoint 2010 how to duplicate add document link on sharepoint list

How to duplicate add document link on a SharePoint list? I am planning to put the "add document" link both on the top and bottom of the SharePoint list as well as the "navigation link" next and ...
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Timer job accessing file share

We have a timer job that has to does certain import of user data into the user profile service, along with user photos that are stored on file share. When it comes to uploading the photo, we have a ...
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how can i override the onclick event for events/items on a Calendar using JavaScript?

Right now when you click on an event on the calendar it selects it. I want to override that behavior. I can't seem to find what event to override. Any ideas? I know I can iterate through each ...
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Sharepoint 2010 workflow refuses to major check in

Is it possible to do 'major check in' action of the current item in a workflow? In SPD? It seems workflows only check in items as minor versions. Thanks, Ken
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Change the value of a column based on the content type

Just wondering if there's an OOTB way to do this: I've got a list which has two content types (Apples and Oranges). If an Apple item is created, I'd like the Type field to be set to Apple, and Orange ...
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Does deactivating and reactivating the SharePoint Publishing features cause data loss?

In a SharePoint 2010 Site Collection and in its Subsites the SharePoint Publishing Features are enabled: SharePoint Server Publishing Infrastructure Feature (Site Collection Level) SharePoint Server ...
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Find all groups the current user is within

I’m attempting to see if any groups in Site collection contains logged in. Part 1. Get all groups with name starting with ‘Impact’ Part 2. Loop through Impact groups and fetch users, if user matches ...
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Document search hits when searching on containing site, using FullTextSqlQuery

Im using FullTextSqlQuery to search sites on SP 2010 Farm Solution, document and their content. In each of my sites there are a number of documents, pretty standard setup. I search on DispForm.aspx( ...
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How to configure incoming emails to SharePoint 2010 libraries with the top level domain name, rather than a subdomain

We currently have Exchange 2010 and SharePoint 2010 running well in our AD environment. SharePoint 2010 libraries are currently configured to use the listname@subdomain.domain-name.com address to ...
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Configuring the value of [Today] in sharepoint

I am trying to change the time zone settings that [Today] should follow. It is currently taking UTC-8 and I want to change that to UTC timezone. I tried changing the regional settings timezone at ...
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sharepoint search api timezone issue

Sharepoint search api seems to use a different timezone I created 5 new articles with today's date, but they are not appearing in the api search query. I have a search query rule which picks up ...
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Confused about SharePoint Solutions

I'm confused about SharePoint Solutions. Could you verify if my understanding is correct? There are only 2 kinds of SharePoint Solutions: Sandboxed Solutions: When a solution package is deployed to ...
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SharePoint 2010 - How to add “Title” attribtue with Created By value for each reserved item in FreeBusy field table?

I searched hours on the internet, there is very few information. Reservations content type is enabled in a Calendar list in SP2010 (e.g. image1). Do you guys have any ideas/directions on how to show ...
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Newly created site columns are no reflecting in Email these users' SPGroup in SP D Workflow Action

I have created a approval process workflow using SP D 2010. Added an Action in the SP D 2010 Email these users --> A pop up window appears and here, I am trying to add a newly created people/group ...
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How to Export a Document Library to Excel from SharePoint 2010 using a custom button?

I need to do the same as this little fantastic button in the sharepoint ribbon. It allows users to export a document library to an excel spreadsheet. I posted a screenshot below. I would like to ...
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InfoPath form locked SP 2010

I have a InfoPath form in SharePoint 2010, which deploys fine on my dev server but when I try and deploy to my live site it give me this error: Unknown error has occurred. The form template has ...
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Number of Days Outstanding [closed]

How to calculate number of outstanding days in SharePoint? I've been using the formula below but it is not stable =IF([Document Status]="",TODAY()-[Initiated On]+1,[Date Reviewed]-[Initiated On])
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“List name - View name” shows up on top of list

I have a really weird issue where my list name and view name show up on top of list. The view in question is All Items and it has been modified by me. This is how the List looks. On viewing the ...
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Use a powershell script on a webpart component

can you tell me if it's possible to use a powershell script that would be used with a webpart component, as we can do with javascript scripts?
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Add a webpart Button

I want to add a button with webpart, then to place a script and launch it with the button. But I can't find the possibility to add a button with webpart. Can you help me?
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Creating a RYG Colour Coded Sharepoint 2010 column that is affected by dates

A current issue I'm having is creating a column that changes from green to yellow to red based on how much time has passed from when the document was added to the list. I already know how to create a ...
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Loop function calling async function

Someone mentioned that calling cascaded async functions don't work. However I'm trying a simple test with a for-next loop and getting unpredictable results. The console.log always shows the last item ...
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Timer service unresponsive - jobs never end, scheduled indexes don't start

one admin server, two web servers, all VMs. the timer services all start fine, but will not respond to a stop request. Simple one-time jobs like deploying or retracting a web part remain active for ...
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When moving a document out of a folder in same library, I get the “cannot read source file or disk” error

I'm very familiar with the problems of moving content between libraries. However, this is moving within the same library. I have inherited a site from a site owner who loved folders. I am working to ...
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Assigning a Unique ID to List Entries Based on other Columns

So here's the set up; I've got a list with a bunch of columns (Task ID, Task Description, Project, Start Date). It's being used as an action tracker where anyone can choose to add an item and a form ...
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multiple async calls issue

Hi Using SharePoint 2010 and making what I think is a chained call. I've inserted another call in the succeed method of the first that also creates another async call. Is this correct? The developer ...
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How to customize quicknav bar to display only the current site and subsites?

I have a SharePoint 2010 install and I am trying to set up the quicknav so that it only displays the current site/pages and its subsites/pages. I don't want it to display the current site's siblings. ...
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SP 2010 - Site-Collection - “Publishing Infrastructure” error message

Receiving the following error message "A duplicate content type name "Page" was found" Went to site-collection level Site Settings page Under heading "Site Collection Administration" selected the ...
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Removing an SSRS Server

We have a server in our SharePoint 2010 farm that runs SSRS in "integrated mode". We would like to remove this server from our farm and run it in "Native mode". How can this be accomplished? Do I ...
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How to create a n-level quicknav in SharePoint 2010

I am trying to create a quicknav that displays multiple subsites. I thought that this should be a relatively easy thing to do by adjusting a couple of variables - but of course this is SharePoint and ...
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Workflow : test if a value is empty

I would like to start some actions in a workflow when a field doesn't have any value, when it doesn't have already been filled out. But when I choose the condition if a value is equal to a value, I ...
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unable to use getElementsByTagNameNS with a JavaScript SOAP 1.2 call to lists.asmx

For reasons I do not understand, even though the call is successful and I get data back, I cannot retrieve nodes using getElementsByTagNameNS on xhr.responseXML when using SOAP 1.2 calls. Hopefully ...
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Is it possible to create a lookup column with a list of all lists on the site using a WSDL data source?

I have a list in which I want the user to be able to select the name of 1 or more lists/libraries that exist on the account. I know I can use _vti_bin/lists.asmx?op=GetListCollection to get a list of ...
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Which is recommended form control to use in SharePoint?

When trying to develop Web Part or Application page or modifying existing SharePoint application pages like (user.aspx, create.aspx, etc..) From below list which control is recommended to use ...
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List permission at the time of list creation

Is it possible to define list permissions at the time of list creation using out of box features in SharePoint 2010? By default new lists are visible to all users, I don't want them to access newly ...
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HTML snippet in several page layouts?

I have a project with multiple page layouts. Some of these page layouts need a very simple image carrousel. I would like to create a single html file and reference it somehow in several page layouts. ...