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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 ...
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SharePoint 2010 REST API to get entry permissions

Using the SharePoint 2013 REST API, I am able to get file\folder permissions using GetFileByServerRelativeUrl or GetFolderByServerRelativeUrl and then expanding RoleAssignments to get all the ...
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Data missing when linking a Chart Web Part to a Document Set in SP 2010

The Chart Web Part doesn't show any data in the preview pane when I connect a Document Set list. It does work with a standard list. Is this a bug or a feature? If a "feature" is there any known ...
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User Profile Sync and Active Directory groups

We utilize Active Directory (2003) to provide access to our SharePoint 2010 team sites. Lately we have noticed that when we change a Group in Active Directory, that change doesn't necessarily affect ...
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Changing the link of the 'Reply' button in a Discussion Board

I have a Discussion Board and within this board a user creates a 'Discussion'. When a user wants to reply to this 'Discussion' they click the 'Reply' button and the reply entry appears. By default ...
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Add many entries to SPAudit

I want to create multiple entries of SPAudit for test it before use it in real environment. I supposed that I just can open a web many times and generate as many entries as I want. So i wrote this: ...
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Migration of Custom Workflows from MOSS 2007 to SharePoint 2010

I have never worked on Custom Workflows and for now I need to migrate a Custom Workflow solution from MOSS 2007 to SharePoint 2010. I have converted the solution in VS2010 and it if error free. Will ...
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SharePoint 2010 CQWP query millions of items?

Is it possible for SP 2010 CQWP to query millions of items in Multiple Sites with Filter and Sort functionality? In my case, I have a root site with many subsites. The total items in all sites might ...
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Lists with Parent Child Relationshiips - add records [duplicate]

I am creating a CRM system in SharePoint 2010, and I would like to be able to have the main list have the customers, and then sub lists with contact information, notes information, task information ...
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Conditional Text Fields Inside Repeating Sections - how to limit lookup scope?

So, here's my challenge: I'm building a tool in SP to help my department track and evaluate new product ideas. I've taken the business architecture/capabilities map and converted it into a series of ...
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Expandable lists that expand and collapse with one click

I have a lot of text based lists on one page, so I threw them into content editor web parts so i can expand / minimize the lists. However, two clicks (one on the arrow and then one on "restore") is ...
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How to migrate a list from Sharepoiunt 2010 to Sharepoint 2013

I must migrate a lot of list from SharePoint 2010, to SharePoint 2013. Sometimes this List have got more then 50 MB. How Could I migrate them with Content ? How to migrate with person who made the ...
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Outlook meeting details on sharepoint site

I want to display all meetings of an outlook account in SharePoint, such that when anyone from the team will open the sharepoint site, he should see the meetings. I know lots of questions have ...
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Workflow to copy multiple people from list to another list

Similar to this question here but different. It seems that person had a multiple entry people field in list one and had accidently not turned on multiple entry for the corresponding column in list ...
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SharePoint 2010 - Group by two columns at once

I'd like to group a view on two columns at the same time. The first column contains a serial number. The second column, Related To, is a lookup pointing to the Serial Number column. What I'm ...
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How to get a crawled property? SP2010

I have a site column added through a custom feature. The column is a text Column of the type "Multiple Lines of Text". It already contains values, but I can't find the crawled Property to map it as a ...
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SharePoint 2010 Site Edit History

I am working on a site and after returning from the weekend I noticed that a lot of changes were made. I am wondering is there a way to view the edit history of the site? I.e. is there a way to see ...
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Export to Excel is slow

I am working with SharePoint 2010 / 2013. Very often I have to export large lists (>1000 Items) to Excel. This always takes some time (e.g. about 3 Minutes for 3500 list items). Is this normal, or ...
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Where should I put 3rd party assemblies needed by my project if GAC is not an option?

SharePoint makes it easy to deploy various resources via mapped folders in your Visual Studio project, e.g. Images mapped folder is where you put images needed by the project. My question is: where ...
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Loss of formulas when using excel to move sharepoint lists

I need to move a list in Sharepoint 2010 from one site to another. I have tried doing this by (1) saving original list as an excel worksheet and (2) creating a new list from that worksheet. The ...
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How to autostart a workflow before publish of major version (Sharepoint Designer)

I have a problem with a workflow automatic initialization (and I have banged my head against the wall for last 8hours with this and came up with no solution). What I want to achieve is a SPD ...
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Workflow status remains 'In Progress'

I have a simple workflow that looks for a date in a list (Target date) and sets the 'Acknowledged Target Date' to 5 days after the 'Received date'. It then creates a task for the Complaints ...