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What does status “in progress” mean on SharePoint Tasks?

I am new on SharePoint and I want to know what does the status In Progress mean on SharePoint Designer 2010 Approval Workflow's Tasks, because tasks, normally, begin with status Not Started and any ...
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Visual upgrade 2010 -> 2013 fails :(

When I follow the wizard steps and do visual experience upgrade of my SharePoint 2010 Solution, which is installed in SharePoint 2013, it ends with the followin error: Unfortunately we found some ...
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Crawling Hidden Fields with PowerShell Created Crawled Properties

I've been trying to add ows__vti_ItemHoldRecordStatus as a crawled property to allow a search of held documents. (It appears to correspond to the hold status of an SPListItem.) I can successfully add ...
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SharePoint publishing site returns HTTP status code 304 for images

This happens only for the images that are coming from PublishingImages folder I have enabled blob cache. I also followed instructions given in this blog. That worked for images that are coming from ...
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Is there a way to check if a workflow is completed using Javascript?

I created a form that start a workflow automatically when an item is created, and I redirect to html page that shows a message like "Processing... please wait.", and I wait 3 seconds and so redirect ...
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Issue with deploying webpart in sharepoint 2010

We've created 2 webparts under a single visual studio solution as a farm environment. But after creating the WSP and trying to deploy it to our UAT, we are getting the following error This ...
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Looking for products to perform TermStore synchronization with external data source (2010)

**I apologize if this question is too vague or is missing important information, I'm a co-op student and have zero experience with SharePoint. I have been tasked with finding and analysing options to ...
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Add or update approvers programmatically in Approval workflow - Sharepoint 2010

Regarding SharePoint Approval Workflow in SP2010. Add or update approvers of Publication Workflow Task There is the ability to Add or update participants to this task process through SharePoint UI on ...
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How to change the page layout or webpartzones on default page of a custom site definition?

Currently I've got a custom site definition (SharePoint 2010) that includes several features and also puts some webparts in the webpartzones on the default.aspx when a site based on this definition is ...
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Error with special characters in site column names referenced by a calculated column

I have a site column Construction - Complete Date which is used by my calculated column Construction - Is Complete?. Whenever a date is entered for the Construction - Complete Date then Construction ...
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webapplication lost connection with AD

I have 3 sites running on 1 farm that all use the same AD, but last month we moved 1 site to ssl and since that moment that webapplication can't find the AD anymore (noticed this problem when trying ...
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ListData.svc gives a 500 error when querying some lists

I'm trying to use ListData.svc to retrieve details from a SharePoint list, but I get the following error: ============================ Error Message: Cannot connect to the specified feed. Verify ...
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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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“Check Out” button not appearing in Excel 2010

One of my coworkers has this problem for some of the files stored in a document library. If he clicks on the link, from the document library, the dialog has these two options: "Read-only" and "Edit" - ...
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How to use SPServices search sql query - getting malformed query

I am using the SPServices javascript library to make a search request to sharepoint 2010 search. I am trying this query: queryText = "<QueryPacket xmlns='urn:Microsoft.Search.Query' ...
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Workflow updating a multiple value lookup column

I have a couple of task lists for a project. One list is the list of main projects, the second is a list of tasks under each main project. The main projects has a lookup column that allows multiple ...
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how to update properties of item in doc set with client object model

I've been able to create doc sets and upload files to it with the client object model. I am having difficulty updating the properties of the files in the doc sets. Here is what I've tried: public ...
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Sharepoint 2010 get all list items from all lists with javascript

I want to get all list items from all lists in SharePoint 2010 with JavaScript. I always get the error: SCRIPT5022: The collection has not been initialized. It has not been requested or the ...
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Problems adding WCF Data Services to SharePoint 2010

I would like to add a custom OData endpoint to SharePoint 2010. Because of its dependency on .NET 4.0, the Web API OData provider is currently not an option for SharePoint 2010 (based on .NET 3.5). ...
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Sharepoint Workflow 2010: Copy item action is changing value of list items

I am attempting to setup a workflow that archives an Item once its Status has been modified to Completed. When I run the workflow the item copies to my archive list but some of the fields change, ...
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Weird issue with approval workflow not showing task in Document Information Panel

I'm always trying to pack as much info into the title as possible so I don't run the risk of asking a question that's already been asked. Anyway. I have a library that has a custom template on it ...
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Displaying an image when mousing over a specific part of an already displayed image

I've an image displayed on a page. I've specified 5 sets of rectangular co-ordinates on that image. When I roll over those co-ordinates I'd like to reveal another image - 1 different image for each ...
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Restricting Enterprise Keyword Suggestions to a Term Set

Does anyone know of a way to lock down a list's built in Enterprise Keyword field to a specific Term Set? I've found on similar solution, but that solution only created a new Site Column that allowed ...
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Over 5000 items in SP 2010, what happens?

We have a SP site, and it have around 5400 items. I'm trying to figure out what happens to the SP site when the item count is over 5000(threshold). After searching on the internet, I can't find all ...
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Why I see only my MySite?

In the SiteCollection when I call http://abc/sites/abc/_layouts/userdisp.aspx?ID=1 SharePoint redirects me to my MySite. (http://abc/my/Person.aspx?accountname=...) But if I call this page for ...
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SharePoint Designer 2010 : Sending email to multiple users

I have 2 lists Requests & Domain Leaders and once the request item changed automatic notification send to all domain leaders based on his domain Request : Title : Domain R1 : EMEA ...
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Top Navigation Bar Drop Down Arrow

Some of my top nav bar items have multiple levels. The arrow to the right of the item which denotes multiple levels is currently black. What is the class or id that is used so I can change the color ...
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Target links to open in page viewer web part from list view

I have a document library, and use office web apps to open the documents for reading. I would like the document to open inside a page viewer web part. Thus one could click a document in the library, ...
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Check for empty date in SPD Workflow

Question How can I check for an empty date condition in a SharePoint Designer Workflow? Background I have a list called "Project" with multiple date fields. I have a calendar called "Project ...
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How to save page properties using CSOM/JSOM/Rest api

I am updating the properties of page in sharepoint using CSOM listItem.set_item('webPartProperties ',JSON.stringify(newProperty)); listItem.update(); var context = SP.ClientContext.get_current(); ...
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how to export the data from a webpart to excel and pdf in sharepoint 2010

I have a custom Web Part which retrieve the data from SQL Server 2008 manipulates it and shows the data table in UI. Below is the UI of the data on the Web Part. The data contains URLs, Dates, Names ...
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Why are my content ratings not displaying correctly?

I have a SharePoint site with the "content ratings" feature enabled. This is how it displays on one of my pages with a list view: All's good so far, right? Except, I've actually rated each of these ...
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How to change Alternate CSS URL without ChangeSiteMasterPage.aspx

At the moment the default page for defining an alternate CSS file (/_layouts/ChangeSiteMasterPage.aspx) is giving me an unexpected error. That got me wondering, can I set this URL using some other ...
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IsNull not working in CAML query for indexed fields

So for example I have field 'TestField' which is indexed. How can I caml for items where 'TestField' value is null? My example down here will fail and won't find what I am querying for. <Where> ...
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SharePoint Designer 2010 (Issue Tracking) created display forms do not display comments with history/log

I am new to SharePoint Designer and currently I am working on customizing the Sharepoint Issue Tracking. I have a comments column which I set the "append changes to existing text" = Yes. If I am ...
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Managed Metadata Filtering not working

I have created a term set in Sharepoint 2010 and the filtering has suddenly stopped working for one of the term sets. In the image below, when I click on "Metering / Technical Services", nothing is ...
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Is that true that a sharepoint 2010 Full Crawl cannot start while an incremental crawl is running?

I am using SharePoint 2010 with Fast Search. A full crawl is set up to running weekly at 12:00 am every Saturday. and the Incremental Crawl is set up every 15 minutes for 24 hours every day. And I ...
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Web service timeout issues

I've seen some posts on timeout errors but nothing I think that will help me. I have a custom web service running on a sharepoint server. It creates site collections and is being called through a ...
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enable ajax on listview web part added in feature upgrade

is there an option how to enable ajax functionality in listview web part type added by code? Iam facing problem where we added 2 list view web parts on the page and they behave really strange. I read ...
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No Javascript, CSS, masterpage loaded in any web application

We've got the following situation. Since today SharePoint central administration and the other 3 web applications are loaded as shown below. No Windows or SharePoint update has been installed since ...
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capture deletion of webpart in CSOM/REST/Javascript

I want to execute a function that runs when webparts are being deleted from page The structure of the function is function updatePageProperty(webPartId){ //code for handling }; Now the problem ...
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Surveys with Export to Excel option

How do I ensure that once I create a survey in SP 2010 that I'm able to export the resposes to Excel?
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CAML query filtering is not working

I've googled that it can be in case when query is not well-formed. But I'm verifying it for several hours and didn't find any mistake. Problem is common: query doesn't filters and returns all data. ...
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How do you change the approval status back to Pending if an already approved document has been edited?

I have an approval workflow in a document library. It's manually started by the user because they may not want to start it everytime they edit a document. The workflow is as follows: If for UK ...
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Publishing page : insert link

I am trying to add link in sharepoint 2010 publishing page. When I am trying to add perticular link and saving the page, Link is getting removed from it. Able to add all other link. But not able to ...
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ItemAdding Event check for manually unpublished [duplicate]

I am uploading a document to a SharePoint library, (drafts lists). When I publish the document it gets added to the startpage of the document. When I then what do Unpublish the document the ...
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2010: Query String URL Filter doesn't filter until postback

I have a Query String URL filter sending a value (ProjectID) to a task list which filters the tasks down to match the query string. On page load, however, all tasks are displayed, making it seem that ...
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Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.File.SaveBinaryDirect throws 404 for blocked file types

I am trying to upload a file to sharepoint try { Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.File.SaveBinaryDirect(clientContext, Url, file, false); } catch (Exception ex) { ...
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Document Preview in sharepoint 2010

I have a custom webpart which shows all the documents belonging to the logged in User. I would like to show the preview of the document when user hover over on item in a webpart. How can i achieve ...
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Adding a link to an email address within SharePoint 2010

I'm a bit of a novice when it comes to SharePoint. My company has recently updated from 2003 to 2010 and i'm trying to re-build my SharePoint site within 2010. In the existing site, I've been able to ...