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Failed Deploy the sharepoint Project on sharepoint 2010 environment

I am getting following Error when I try to deploy My project on SharePoint 2010 : The required version of SharePoint Foundation 2013 or SharePoint Server 2013 is not installed on this system. ...
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Add multiple users to People or Group field of a list using PowerShell

I would like to add some users to a people or groups field of a custom list with PowerShell? How can I do that?
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How to add all users to sharepoint standard group members

Can I add "All" (Users) to SharePoint group members? string userGroupName ="Member"; SPSecurity.RunWithElevatedPrivileges(delegate { //Don't use context to create ...
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Sharepoint 2010 - Workflow and Tasks between multiple sites

I am working on Sharepoint 2010 an my problem is the following: I am creating a workflow for the approval of leave form. The Approval process should work in this way: The user fill the form and ...
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Images not rendered in sharepoint site

We have a publishing site deployed to Internet. When we browser this site with machine name locally, we encountered below problems: There are no images appearing in site and display cross 'X', even ...
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SharePoint Site automatically becomes unavailable daily

We have several SharePoint Intranet and Internet sites running in a multi-farm environment. These several sites are monitored by a real-time application monitoring tool. One of the SharePoint 2010 ...
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Force IE9 Standards mode on one page without modifying masterpage

Is there a way that I can force the sharepoint page to use the following metatag: <meta http-equiv="X-UA-Compatible" content="IE=9" /> Without being too invasive and proposing a future ...
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how i get to know which master page my site is using SP 2010

In sharePoint 2010 site, if i go to _/catalogs/masterpages, i can see many master pages. But how i know which master page my site is using? The name of master page?
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Error while creating and Saving Page under TeamSite

Under SP 2010 TeamSite, When i create Page by going Site Settings -> Create Page, the page created but after writing something on the page when i click on save button, I get following as shown in ...
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Cannot automatically start workflow for users outside of the active directory

I have a web part that is a form that links to a list that anyone who comes to the public site (i.e. people who are not in the active directory) can fill out. I have a workflow (created in SharePoint ...
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Can I pull month and year from a date in a text string?

I had two calculated columns "Month" and "Year" that displayed forms grouped by these columns. They were calculated from the last modified column. Using =TEXT(Modified,"yyyy") and ...
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What is feature ID for Feature “Open Document in default application” SP 2010

What is feature ID of Feature "Open Document in default application" in SharePoint 2010 environment?
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Can I apply check out rules to a single document in a document library and not the whole library?

Is it possible to apply check in/out rules to a single document in a document library without applying the same rules across the document library via the Library "Version Settings" section?
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Getting feature ID by its name in sharePoint 2010 Powershell

I want to get Feature ID by using its name in sharepoint 2010. I have activated the feature on my root site collection using web interface. What is the management shell command for doing this in ...
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What is “proc_StartUndirtyList” and who calls it?

Good day. We have a multi-server sharepoint 2010 farm (2 front-end, 1 application, 1 SQL). In this farm we deployed a web application with a content database size about 1.7 terabyte. We use RBS for ...
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Add document library and discussion board as webpart to page using SCOM?

I have 100 document libraries and 100 discussion boards in my site. Each library is associated with one board. Now, I want to create 100 pages, on each page, add one library with the associated board ...
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How many different ways are there to name fields in SharePoint?

In working with SharePoint and spServices, I've run into many different ways of naming fields that depends on what you're trying to do. What are these naming schemes called? Let's say in SharePoint ...
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Display each occurrence of a recurring event in search results

When you search for a recurring event in search, you only get back one event item whose property for start and end time corresponds to the start time of the first occurrence and the end time of the ...
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New document button adds calendar entry

I have a strange issue with the new document button on the ribbon in SP2010. I start off with a default teamsite template. On the homepage I add a Calendar web part (all with default settings linking ...
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Moving Site Collections between Content DBs

I have a very huge Content DB with over 500+ site collections. I want to split it into many databases that I can done using Powershell. I have two questions: Whats will happens to users working ...
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jquery datatable repeating same results

` var _web = null; var _clientContext = null; var ShoutoutDataSub = []; var Name = null; var fromDate = null; $(function () { $("#ShootOutfrmDate").datepicker(); ...
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SharePoint2010 is using older version of Workflow instead of new one

I have a Workflow in created in SharePoint designer 2010 that starts when an item in the list is changed. The problem is that SharePoint keeps using the older version of the Workflow after I save and ...
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How to change the default form window when I click on “add document” link?

I have created a separate form and I don't want the default form to be displayed when I click on "Add Document" link. How can I do that?
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How can I change the background colour of a web part page without Sharepoint Designer?

Does anybody know how can I change the background colour of a web part page without Sharepoint Designer? I am restricted with what I can do so can't use Designer or change the Master Template. I just ...
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How does 'Sequence' attribute work in 'CustomAction' tag?

I am trying to understand how the custom links are ordered in Site Settings page when added via CustomAction. For this I used the below code. <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <Elements ...
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How to add different form for updating list or library?

I want a custom made form to be displayed when user clicks on add item. I don't want the default form to get displayed but instead I want custom made form to be displayed and used for updating lists ...
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How to get users of current sitecollection from User Information List in sharepoint 2010

I have "User Information List" and i want to get user of current site collection only but it is fetching all users of Farm. Below is the code. SPSite currentSite = SPContext.Current.Site; SPWeb ...
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SharePoint Search fails first few times on single site collection, but succeeds afterwards

I have a SharePoint 2010 farm (consisting of web, app and database servers) with multiple site collections. On only one of these site collections, there's a strange problem where any search performed ...
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Element “Query” is invalid (GetListItems)

I'm calling GetListItems via spservices, and specifying the CAMLQuery field to be the following value: <Where> <Or> <Contains><FieldRef Name='ows_Title'/><Value ...
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GetListItems on document library not returning items within folders

I'm using SPServices to run a GetListItems query on a particular document library. This is in implementing a custom metadata-driven search for lists/libraries. In cases when the document library ...
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Send Email with SP.ClientContent

Is it possible to send email using SP.ClientContext. Im aware of the limitations of send email in Javascript, but my understanding is that this calls the back end. All i see related to CSOM is c# ...
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How do I trigger onchange from a default SharePoint 2010 date field?

I am currently running a function on change when a user changes the value of a choice field. This function uses the date (previously selected) to filter items for another drop-down list. However, in ...
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Export BDC in 2010 and import in 2013

Can I export a BDC in SP2010 and import and use it in SP2013?
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site collections visibility problem

I have a SharePoint 2010 site that I believe is using the included SQL version instead of the 2008 R2 that I had installed so my DB size limit appears to be 4gb. I have created a second content DB ...
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How can I build a progress bar window or something like that in sharepoint?

I want a progress bar to be displayed when I upload multiple documents. The progress bar should display the percent of documents uploaded just like how we attach documents in Gmail. How can I achieve ...
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Event Receiver AfterProperties not setting when item adding in code

I have an event receiver that sets a value of a field using properties.AfterProperties within ItemAdding. This works fine when adding a folder (with a custom content type) within the browser (the ...
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Force People Picker to Search Across Several Forests

Is it possible to force people picker to search across two different forests? In this example I enable search within only one forest: stsadm -o setapppassword -password P@ssw0rd stsadm -o ...
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Attempted to use an object that has ceased to exist. (Exception from HRESULT: 0x80030102 (STG_E_REVERTED))

I have a list in SharePoint 2010 which was working ok until 500 records had been added. At this time, when filtering by a particular column(employee name), the following error occurs: 'Attempted ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Update Item Lookup tangle

I have an OOB approval workflow using SharePoint Designer 2010. I created a column called "Approver Notes" for both the list the workflow is on (ASW Library) and the task list. I created a local ...
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Require Checked Out not saving changes when opened with explorer

I have an Access Database sitting in a SharePoint 2010 library for the guys that are in charge of inventory. I showed them how to open with explorer so they don't have to save a local copy to make ...
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Is it possible to quickly initiate When a Task Expires

Is it possible in SharePoint Designer 2010 task to initiate step When a Task Expires without waiting long time? Minimal DurationUnit parameter is Day(s). But my aim is to test step When a Task ...
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How to get user account name by display name

In Sharepoint 2010 I am getting display name of the user with SPServices like 11;#John, Kondo. But I want account name like mydomain\aa2311. Is there any way to get the account name with the display ...
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Trouble with curl and rest

I'm having a problem using curl to pull a specific task from sharepoint 2010 enterpise. We use a very complicated extendscript to process images into archive locations and create web images. We ...
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contentquerywebpart crashes sandbox webpart

i have a sandbox solution webpart and a contentquerywebpart on a page. when i edit the contentquerywebpart and hit the Ok or Cancel button on the edit webpart panel, i get the following error in my ...
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Dynamic filtering an XsltListViewWebPart

I want an XsltListViewWebPart filtered based on some custom metadata derived from the current user. Following Claudio Brotto’s article ...
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Stop Full Control Site Owner from Granting Full Control

I've seen a lot of articles about this but they were kind of dated so I just want to make sure what I'm trying to accomplish is not possible. When we create a team site, we create three groups ...
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List view threshold prevents adding new records to list

I have a list with over 5000 items. The list has indices so no errors are generated when viewing or editing items, however, users generate the following error when attempting to add new items. “The ...
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Crawled properties missing for Business Data source

We've implemented and crawled a Business Data Connectivity Service data source. I can find the items based on the values in their fields, but when I look at Crawled Properties, there is only the ...
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How do I have a meeting workspace open to the next possible occurrence of the meeting?

I have created a calendar/meeting workspace, and created a link. I have an issue. I need for the link to be intuitive. I need for it to open by default to the next possible occurrence of the ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Customizing the Approval Workflow for Change Items

I'm trying to use Sharepoint Designer 2010 to create a workflow for a library. We want to have submitters and approvers in the library. Submitters would upload a document, fill out some metadata & ...