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Sharepoint 2010 Upload Document page customization

How can I change the text on Upload Document page from "Destination Folder" to "Project Folder"?
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Open SP page in a model popup and click close should close browser

I want to open a sharepoint page to be opened in a model popup with only close option. I should be able to adjust the size of the popup as well . And onclick of close ,the browser should be closed . I ...
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Add query web part to display form to show related items in another list?

I have a list which contains information that is heavily linked with info in another list. The most similar example that I've seen was where someone had a list of customers and then a total list of ...
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Remove InfoPath Validation Red Dashed border

I created a custom form using InfoPath 2010. I need to input validate all fields (approx: 70). The customer is adamant on not seeing the dashed border around required radio and checkbox elements, ...
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RBS won't work with default “0x” SID credentials

I'm trying to get RBS to work without having to specify credentials for each user (SID) in the RBS tables. MSDN notes that default credentials starting with 0x can be used: Each credential entry ...
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SharePoint 2010 - My Site Memberships Tab

I know that you have to be added to a 'member' group for the site to show within the Membership tab of My Site. However, if you have many permission groups on a site, does the Membership tab only ...
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Default/location based metadata at site level via powershell

I can access metadata defaults at a document library level using: [Reflection.Assembly]::LoadwithPartialName("Microsoft.Office.DocumentManagement") $metadatadefaults = New-Object -TypeName ...
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Use jQuery to make a “column” on the default view?

I am trying to append a value to the end of each row by selecting the number value in one column to do some sort of math with it and output the value on the other one. This code works for me on one ...
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2010 - Remove the word “home” from the page

I cannot locate where in SP to remove this instance of the word "home", I have tried in edit mode and in SP designer.
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using sharepoint as HTML authoring platform

Can I use SharePoint just as authoring platform to author HTML fragments (Header/Footer/ widgets) and publish these fragments. These fragments can be then picked to assemble a page built up in a ...
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Server getting flodded with SPUCWorkerProcess.exe

Got a SP2010 Server server that we use as an app server (not a WFE other than the Client Administrator). I had to reboot it to clear out dozens of processes as seen in Task Manager. We had probably ...
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InfoPath workflow initiation forms

In SharePoint 2010, is it possible to use InfoPath workflow initiation forms without the following: Site Collection Administrator (this one may be possible for my scenario) Access to the Central ...
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Prevent the assignment of full control

Is there any way to allow someone to assign permissions, while preventing them from assigning the Full Control permissions level? Our organization (site-collection) has multiple sub-organizations ...
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Calculated Field - Based on Drop-Down Field, Populate Multiple Lines of Text Field

We have a list that looks like this: **ID # File Name Confidential Redact** 001 XXX_SOC Confidential We need to have the redacted multiple lines of text field auto-populate ...
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SharePoint 2010 Parse Multiline Column

I have a SharePoint 2010 announcement list setup to accept incoming emails. There is data in the body field that I need to extract(Parse) ... such as the member ID and the Date/Time field. Can anyone ...
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Retrieve list item information using path

Using: SharePoint 2010, JavaScript, jQuery 1.10.2, SPServices In SharePoint 2010 I have a custom (JavaScript-based) page where users may type in text and link to items in SharePoint lists. A recent ...
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Custom field and list view totals

I have created a custom field that inerits from a SPFieldMultiColumn. It stores the area size like this: 10;#km 25;#km I want to use this field in totals for list view. Is it possible to ...
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Powershell script to change locked for editing to sharepoint\system status, ID not found?

I am trying to target a file to change the check out status. So I can delete it. SharePoint Management does not work. Manage Content & Structure does not work. So I am trying PowerShell. ...
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Search in 2010: Finding items of a certain content type or one of it's descendants

I want to use a fixed query in a CoreResultWebPart to find all items of a certain content type or one of it's descendants via search. I tried to create Managed Properties, mapping Crawled Properties ...
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Title field does not get red asterix in DIP when required

I have a custom content type that contains the inherited Title column. This content type has a Word document template. The Title column is set to required in the content type. I would therefore ...
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Is it possible to link existing Sharepoint 2010 lists to SQL server databases?

I created a SQL server database and added a table to it. Then I used Sharepoint Designer 2010 to create an external Content Type using this table. Now I can alter the according Sharepoint list which ...
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Can I add the sharepoint module to powershell? 2010 / 2013

I apologize if this has been answered but I couldn't find any answers to my question. I want to practice the power shell commands for Sharepoint (either 2010 or 2013) but I can't seem to find a ...
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Incoming email from “SharePoint” does not get saved

I have a process set up that would send an email confirmation to the user who submited an item using my InfoPath form. No problems there at all. The problem I am having is with a document library I ...
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ListFeed.aspx not returning all items

So I have a site, which I want to get an RSS Feed with specific Items returned. I created a view called Display Only, and I did this: ...
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Remove content type from “New” item options?

I need to migrate some values into SharePoint that would have useless values for our system going forward. I'm using a content type called "Old Request" solely so that they can have different columns ...
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Type of BLOB files in SharePoint

What are the type of files that can be categorize as BLOB files in SharePoint Content database?
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SharePoint installation using one-account method

please help me with one hard task. I am not able to convince some admins and neither whole companies that installing & using SharePoint by using one (local) account method is against all best ...
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How to connect a local database in a sandbox environment?

I have the following scenario: I am very new to Sharepoint 2010 development. In order to practice I had to create a sandbox. Therefore I was instructed to do the following steps: Get Windows 8 ...
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Sharepoint 2010 managed metadata via powershell: can't access some fields

I'm trying to learn about accessing/setting managed metadata fields using powershell (v2) in sharepoint 2010. Based on various tutorials/forums I have the following minimal (not)working example: ...
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Hide OOTB Markup Styles dropdown for RichHTML field in SharePoint 2010

I need to hide or inactivate the OOTB markup styles dropdown from the ribbon of RichHTML field. I have tried the RichHtmlField.AllowTextMarkup property but it controls the individual properties not ...
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Item creation with programmatically created user takes too much time

I need help with a strange problem with creating a user with Sharepoint 2010 foundation using the api. I use form based authentication with claims. I have defined a custom membership but no ...
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Export and Import of lists overrides views

I need to move one list data from old environment to new but keep the views on the new server. I tried exporting and importing list, but it removed all the views I created on new environment. is ...
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List.GetItems is running slow for certain sites

I'm running a pretty simple query to get back items using List.GetItems and it seems to be performing horribly on some of my sites (differing site collections). The lists being queried are essentially ...
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sharepoint foundation workflow not starting automatically

I am working with Sharepoint Foundation 2010 and I am creating a workflow which must start automatically when an item from the listX is changed. However, this workflow not starting automatically. ...
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Show row number of list item

We have a list which should be display the row number of the item. A calculated column doesn't work. So I worked with the SharePoint designer. I added different "code" to my column but number 1 ...
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Customizing the last child of a 2010 dropdown menu

Is there a simple way in CSS or XSLT to style the last child of a SharePoint 2010 single tier dropdown menu?
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People search results not reflecting profile

Our SharePoint 2010 site is back to synchronizing user attributes from Active Directory. On a few users I've tested by removing/changing their departments and after triggering a sync the profile is ...
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What happens on the backend when you enter and save a value in a SharePointWebControl:UserField?

I have: A page layout with a SharePointWebControl: UserField which collects username in each page that the page layout is applied to. I am trying to accomplish: Get the value saved in the UserField ...
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App Part VS Webpart

What is difference between an app part and web part in sharepoint 2013 ? I only know apps load inside an iframe .
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Weird lookup column issue

I have process that I setup to summarize a list in a lookup column in another list and to automatically generate emails based on the lookup column. I noticed that things weren't behaving quite as ...
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Custom Action for a specific view?

I have a list, where I wish to display a Custom Action button. This is easy enough to do in SPD, but the catch is, I only want to display this Custom Action button for a specific view, not the default ...
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SharePoint 2010 Library Tree View

What is the best way to create a SharePoint tree view web part for a document library?
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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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Are third party solutions really that superior to BCS?

Let us assume it is my task to establish a bidirectional connection between a SharePoint List and a SQL-database. According to Paolo Pialorsi's Developer Manual for SharePoint 2010, BCS (Business ...
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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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“If [user group] contains [user name]” condition in workflow?

I have a list which has one permission group (column A) linked to one type of food (column B. Is it possible for me to create a workflow that deletes an item if it were created by a user who ...
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Webparts removed when copying ASPX page

When copying a SharePoint aligned aspx webpart page from one location to another, the webpart(s) are removed completely from their zones in the copied (destination) page. For example: ...
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Where does SPFolder store it's “Created By” information?

Here's an odd one: I have a content type derived from SPFolder, that I am creating through code. As part of the creation process, I am trying to set the "Created By" information to be the user who ...
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Issue with CopyIntoItems (SPServices) - only copy certain fields?

I am using SPServices's implementation of CopyIntoItems the following way: $().SPServices({ operation: "GetItem", Url: itemurl, async: false, ...
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How to copy a Web Application or Site Collection structure without the content [duplicate]

I was wondering if it is possible to create a backup of a Web Application or (top level) Site Collection and restore it without the contents (documents) in order to preserve only the site structure ...