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Limit Search Centre to people and one list

I have a search box on my intranet that is pointing to a basic search centre, however, when you search it's searching through all content and bringing back things like images etc but I on the search I ...
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Timerjob location

I want to know, is there any way to find where timer-job is activated (url where timerjob's feature activated) using Powershell.
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Word document symbol is not visible in site?

In my site, the symbol for word document, pdf, excel is not visible, if i add any document to my site. so, please guide me any proper solution.
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MySite Add colleagues gives 404 in SP2010

We haven't really used the MySites before but only just started However, when we click Add colleagues or Edit colleagues we get a 404 error Saw in fiddler that it tries to request ...
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Lync 2013 Click to Call base64 icon not saved when publishing a page

We have a SP2010 farm and about to enable Click 2 Call for the business If we edit a publishing page and add a phone number the click 2 call icon appears after a second, however, when we publish the ...
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Workflow timeout and timer settings

We have an on-going issue with workflows (Nintex) occasionlly failing with "Fail to start" error. IT suggests to add a "pause" as the first step in the workflow. Their reasoning is that since our ...
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Can I get an email's attachment filenames as crawled properties from the SharePoint 2010 .MSG IFilter?

I would like to retrieve a .msg file's attachment names as a managed property so we can filter on it. Does SharePoint 2010's MSG IFilter expose this info? If not, does anyone know of a 3rd-party ...
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New Item Form in blank ASPX page getting error

SharePoint 2010 Using SPD, I've created a blank .aspx page and inserted fields as 'new item form' from my list. However, when I complete the form and hit save I get an error "The data source control ...
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Can you display page in alternate language despite language settings

Using SharePoint 2010, is there a way to append the URL for a page so that it will display in a specific language despite what the user has their languages preferences set to? For example, I want to ...
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Sharepoint 2010 - Wiki render Performance

I am working on performance project and i see "Wiki Edit render" all the time in Developer Dashboard . Can someone explain / share details how wiki is getting render ? Wiki Edit Render (1382.05 ms) ...
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How to get a list of broken links using Powershell? for Sharepoint 2010

I need a SharePoint 2010 Management Shell script that is going to generate a csv file with a list of broken links in one of my site collection and sub sites. I have no experience in writing PS ...
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Display SPUser Information on an application page

I have an application page (SP2010) where I have a SPUser object (the current user), now I would like to display this SPUser as an Hyperlink on the apsx, linked to his UserProfilePage (userdisp.aspx) ...
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SharePoint 2010 content editor web part prevents adding new web parts to page

Good day, I have encountered a rather strange issue with SharePoint 2010 and Content Editor Web Parts. When you click the Edit Page button on the Site Action drop down menu, the page is checked out ...
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GetListItems working with ows_metadata and viewfields

This situation is not far out but is a conundrum... I am using GetListItems to query a SharePoint 2010 list. My restrictions on the list are: return back only a few select fields (on top of the the ...
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SharePoint 2010 Inconsistent search results on PDFs

I uploaded five PDF documents, all of which have the phrase "obligation to protect" in them multiple times. However when I search "obligation to protect", only two of the documents show up. I double ...
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Managed Account - cannot delete due to object state

I am getting an object state error on one of my managed accounts in SharePoint 2010. I'd like to just delete that account and start fresh with a new one. In Powershell, I run: ...
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SharePoint 2010 error when applying a target audience

I am experiencing a problem when trying to apply a target audience to a navigation link. It looks like it is being applied and when I go back to double check it I can see the target. When I refresh ...
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Setting up a 2nd web application on another port

I have a Web application on SharePoint 2010 setup on Port 80. I would like to set up another Web Application for My Sites on Port 81. I have followed all of the steps to do this and can successfully ...
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Different ways to automatically apply branding when a site is created

I'm wondering if there is another way to automatically apply custom branding when a site is created? besides the following: Feature stapling Event receiver (Web provisioned) On SP 2010... Another ...
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display people within a department

Is there anyway to display a list of people within a department which is pulled from the user profile service or similar? For example, our intranet has a site for each department and we'd like to have ...
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Does writing a custom RBS provider force one to put SharePoint into unsupported state?

It is well known that modifying a content database directly by running SQL queries results in an unsupported state. However, it is possible to develop custom RBS providers. Note that when an item is ...
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What is the File Size limit in Upload Multiple Documents functionality?

I have a problem finding information regarding what the file size limit is when uploading files through the "Upload Multiple Documents" functionality in a library. Does any one know the size limit? (I ...
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User Profile Synchronization Service not configured

I am in the process of taking over the administration of our SharePoint 2010 infrastructure. Following a support call from one user, we noticed that the names showing up on the sites are looking like ...
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Using jQuery SPServices to start a SPD reusable workflow

I am trying to initiate a SPD workflow that has been defined at the web's content type level. The workflow is associated to the content type and I can start it from the SP UI without issue. The item I ...
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Remove Check Out Information Panel from Office Files

I have a SP2013 Publishing Site, where end users have Restricted Read access - and I've made sure the Permission level does Not have the option to 'Use Client Integration Features'. However, when we ...
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Does adding custom code to native SharePoint aspx files automatically result in an unsupported state?

I want to add some custom code to one of the native SharePoint's aspx files in the hive (14\TEMPLATE\LAYOUTS). Specifically, I wish to implement a Page_LoadComplete event that does some additional ...
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Add custom action to the ribbon as submenu of a button

I have a question regarding how to add a custom action to the ribbon as a part of a sub action of existing button. I think the screenshot will make it clear: So i would like to add a custom action ...
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People search issue

I can find the people with no issues, however, the links to those individuals are broken. When i click the user name and the 'browse in org chart" link it returns a 404 error. It takes me to ...
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Sharepoint 2010 public facing site - do i need the ribbon?

I am implementing a custom design using the Zurb Foundation library. If I don't include the ribbon on the front end will the content author be able to edit content pages using SP Designer?
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Export Translations error

I'm having a problem using the option "Export Translations" in SharePoint 2010 Enterprise. Export Translations is done at url https://portal.company.com/site/_layouts/exporttranslations.aspx ...
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Import Spreadsheet fails with Method 'Post' of object 'IOWSPostData' failed

We use SharePoint 2010 (SP2) and office 2010 If i Create List from an Excel sheet (Import Spreadsheet) and i do this on a Sub-Site all goes well...however if i do it on a Top Site then it failes ...
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How we can delete SharePoint Sites/subsites automatically?

I am searching for an option to set expiration policy on site and sub site level on SharePoint 2010. All i need is to delete unused site/sub site automatically based on expiration criteria.
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Understanding list view threshold (I expected an exception)

I created a list with numerous lookup columns (more than 12) and many many list items (more than 30.000). The "All List Items" view works perfectly. This is expected However I expected a sorting on ...
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On website AD login, how to remind user to change his AD password which is due for expiry?

We are using SharePoint 2010. The website is an intranet portal with AD username authentication. When user opens the site in IE, the login window popsup. When user enters username and password and ...
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Update AD password for username in SharePoint 2010

we are using SharePoint 2010. Need reference articles for foll. requirement: There is a webpart with 3 textbox's for username, original password and new password. We need to allow user to be able to ...
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Get status of username from active directory in SharePoint 2010

Hello we are using SharePoint 2010. Need reference articles for following requirement: There is textbox and button on a webpart. User can enter the domain\username in textbox and click on button. On ...
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sharepoint development environment

Does Microsoft provide free online development environment for SharePoint 2010? If yes . Please can you share the link and how to access it Even if access is limited to one month or so...
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Custom Site Action flyout menu

I want to upgrade the look-and-feel of a solution I'm working on. Right now the Administrators have an additional option in the Site Actions menu where I've added a Custom Action which takes them to a ...
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incremental-update to feature in sharepoint by powershell

New to PowerShell and SharePoint, i have a sharepoint 2013 project on visual studio 2013 that contains a SharePoint List definition and instance. After adding and installing the solution and ...
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SharePoint groups threshold

I'm working on a solution where the system will create numerous groups based on different values in different custom lists. There's a good chance more than 3000 groups will be created. What is the ...
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How to remove “- New Item” from title in newifs.aspx

I have questionnaire that was "developed" with InfoPath 2010. I need to remove the "- New Item" part from the page title. How / Where can i do that? I am not able to find the newifs.aspx.
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SharePoint 2010 web and load testing with VS2012.4: Recorded upload file doesn't add the file to the project

I have a SharePoint 2010 farm for which I have created a Web Performance and Load Test Project in Visual Studio 2012.4 Ultimate. When adding a web test for uploading a file, the uploaded file is not ...
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SharePoint Lookup Column

I have two lists on SharePoint imported through excel: System (speadsheet -- contains 10 columns) Server Inventory (speadsheet -- contains 14 columns) I would like to link the two together. For ...
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Is it possible to dynamically hide specific custom retention actions in the dropdown menu?

I'm dynamically creating custom retention actions for information management policies. My problem is that in the retention action dropdown menu, I would like to show only some custom retention actions ...
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SharePoint 2010 Recent Likes and Comments Newsfeed?

Is there an OOTB Newsfeed in SP 2010 that can show which documents have been recently liked / commented on a SP site? Based on my research, SP 2010 does not have OOTB capability to do this? The ...
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SPContext.Current.Web.ParentWeb needs disposing?

I am using SPContext.Current.Web.ParentWeb and I want to know if I have to dispose below: SPContext.Current.Web.ParentWeb
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Conditional formatting displaying correctly in SPD but not in page

I have been attempting to create status indicators in Sharpeoint Designer 2010 using two background images (red and green circles) in a hyperlink column and conditional formatting. The idea is that ...
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Create fixed template in SharePoint Designer 2010 for every form submission by InfoPath Designer 2010

I have already created the forms and the unique URL through InfoPath Designer 2010. I also have the template that I want already created in SharePoint Designer 2010. The problem I have now is to ...
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ScriptResource.xsd error on site

I am getting a javascript error on all the pages in my application . Message: 'Sys.UI' is null or not an object Message: 'Sys.__upperCaseTypes' is null or not an object ...
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Reporting Services Webparts not Available in SharePoint Designer 2010

Firstly, I work as a DBA and have very limited understanding about how everything hangs together in SharePoint, so apologies if this is something pretty basic. We have just recently upgraded our WSS ...