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Timer Job to send email at days end (SharePoint 2010)

Can anyone tell me if a timer job can be set up to send an email at the end of each day if a new entry/entries is made to a submission page? I want it to notify the intended person if they get new ...
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Move files into sub-folders in Library in SharePoint 2010

I have been trying to find a way for this one but haven't been able to. It may be right under my nose, so here it goes. We have a Library with couple of folders, sub folders and files. I have been ...
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Document Library items not updating via UI or code. System metadata (last modified, modified by, etc.) updating

I am having a strange issue with one of my Document Libraries. It is the document library created by the publishing feature "Documents." Here are the symptomps and what I have done so far. Any help ...
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SPServices $().SPServices.SPFindPeoplePicker not working for required field

I am using SharePoint 2010 and SPServices to get values from people picker in custom field. It is working fine but not fetching data for required fields. can anyone help me with this. var PP = ...
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Does the custom 404 error page cover all error pages?

I'm new to SharePoint administration and have updated my custom error pages per this guide. It works just fine for the 404 page, but should this also cover all other SharePoint error pages (like say, ...
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Making column required is only possible after it is added and edited (happens in content type only)

While creating columns in content type the option of Require that this column contains information is disabled so I cannot make the column required. But once I save the column and edit it I am able to ...
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Timeout in Import-SPMetadataWebServicePartitionData method - Powershell

We are having an issue with importing managed-metadata from our live environment into the test environment (Sharepoint 2010 Standard). We are using this code to import the managed-metadata: ...
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How to override styles in SharePoint

I currently am using a custom LI style to present images of YouTube clips. The style seems to be working as intended. The issue is that SharePoint is also applying a bullet on the side of each image ...
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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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Problem copying lookup column data from one list to another via PowerShell

I have the below script that works for moving list data between two lists on sites next to each other that have the same schema. Everything works perfectly bar a column of type LOOKUP named "Name of ...
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Cannot delete item that “does not exist”

I can see the item in the browser and I can find and return the item in powershell, but when I try to delete the item, I get "Item does not exist. The page you selected contains an item that does not ...
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Non sharepoint databases in same sharepoint sql server instance and issues?

we have a SharePoint 2010 farm and sql instance for this farm in a sql farm, and if create non-SharePoint related databases in same instance for SharePoint farm, is any danger / issues to ...
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Get URL of list item attachment from Sharepoint Designer 2010

I've found tons of questions where people are looking to get the URL of an attached file after the fact via CSOM or JSOM, or some other means. I am looking to get the URL from Sharepoint Designer, ...
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Non-breaking spaces being inserted between words when user types in their content

Several of our users and I have experienced an issue where when working in the SharePoint rich text editor, when you hit the spacebar, rather than inserting a normal space SharePoint will insert a ...
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Object reference error on editing calendar event - SharePoint 2010

I am working on SharePoint 2010 Calendar. By default the Start Date and End Date fields are required in Event Content Type. I made both of these fields optional. When I add an Event to the Calendar, ...
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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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CSOM error with SP.SOD.executeFunc used twice

I'm trying to do several CSOM requests. But I can't do it. Here is my first, that works alone : var collListItemToBeUpdatedRevente = ""; var enumeratorRevente; var ...
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How to create a SharePoint 2010 list item by using a SharePoint 2013 workflow with REST POST?

I want to create a list item on a SharePoint 2010 Server Site by running a SharePoint 2013 Workflow using "Call Http web service" REST with POST method.
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Adding filter to the dvwp's joined subview using XSL

I have this one problem in adding filter to the joined subview's header in my dvwp. To begin with (from what i understood), the template that handles the dvwp headers is as below <xsl:template ...
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“RS Add-In for SharePoint” Server Consistency

I just noticed on a SP2010 Farm that I am working on some servers have the "Microsoft SQL Server 2012 RS Add-in for SharePoint" installed while others do not . That feature is not being used in this ...
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User with Full Control Permission is getting Access Denied Message

The user who's responsibility it is to build up and maintain our training portal is receiving the "Access Denied" message when she tries to edit her page. Her permission level is "Full Control". I ...
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Change layout of NewForm/EditForm for multilingual questionnaire

I'm trying to create multilingual questionnaire based on SharePoint list. Our first idea was to use column display names for english text and column description for other language. But SharePoint ...
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Edit Item Workflow Starting after Item Creation

I created the following workflow in SharePoint Designer 2013 : Which sets the current item's review date to next year. It also automatically approves the item for submission (this is due to the ...
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Check the logged in user is a farm admin or not using jquery

How to check the logged in user is a farm admin or not using jQuery in SharePoint 2010?
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SharePoint 2010 Organizational Browser Web Part on non-MySite Claims Based start at a defined username

SharePoint 2010 Organizational Browser Web Part on non-MySite Claims Web Application. To get this working first of all I needed to use the following Javascript into the It's been used for the ...
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SharePoint List export and import

I want to export a SharePoint 2010 List and import it into another site. This list has 2500+ items in it and a Workflow attached to it. Workflow gets triggered on adding a new item. If the List is ...
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Create items on List via GET

I am using SharePoint 2010, and I want to create Items in my List based on the url parameters(GET): http://mysite/mylist/AllItems.aspx?code=123&user=xpto In this example, my new item would ...
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Add a new line / line break to a multi line field using workflow string builder in SharePoint Designer

From SharePoint Designer 2010, how can I add a new line or line break using the String Builder. I tried <br /> and that didn't work. I tried put the new lines right in the string builder and ...
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Error - Object reference not set to an instance of an object on a SharePoint Page

I encountered the following error when I navigate to Home Page, Site Settings Page in my SharePoint site. Server Error in '/' Application. Object reference not set to an instance of an ...
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Export SharePoint Site

I am trying to export a site in SP 2010 with export site functionality in Central Administration but it fails. The error message in log is Progress: Exporting List ConvertWordToPDF - ListInstance1. ...
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Restoring SharePoint 2010 group

I by mistake deleted the members group under people and groups in SharePoint 2010 site. How to restore this?
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Sharepoint 2010 Calendar error

A Calendar view shows the following error: "This page may have been modified. You may need to reload this page to render the calendar view." Events are also not showing on the calendar. But ...
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FBA - Search Issue with Custom Login Page

I have implemented FBA on an web application which has a custom login page. The custom page doesn't let the users login via windows authentication even though it is enabled from central admin. Seems ...
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Sharepoint list to XML including the headings?

We store data regarding Scrum sprint retrospectives in a SharePoint list. I have to create a chart for visualizing this information (which is not part of this topic/problem), so I need to somehow ...
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Delete Queried record from list in C# using LINQ

Summary - I have a HUGE list (Having 1.7 million records) from which I need to delete large numbers of records like 10-20 thousand at a time. They were added as a batch, so I can easily query them ...
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Field-Level Security

Is it possible to set up field-level security on list columns for both visibility and modification out of the box, or leveraging out-of-the-box methods without customized InfoPath forms or ...
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Login prompt for SharePoint Home page for one of the language

I have a front end server where I am getting login prompt when I access the home page. The weird thing in my SharePoint 2010 site is that it is configured with two languages like English and German, ...
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Sharepoint Master list, with views seperated across a site - SP 2010

I have a bit of an issue I'd like some input on. I'm creating a "Master List", with a bunch of different views for different business units in my company. My original idea was to have a main site, ...
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create separate search service applications for big content sources and best practise for crawling settings?

In our SharePoint farm it has 4 big Content Source Web Applications around 3 TB of documents and daily users upload documents around 5 - 10,000 documents, and i need to run incremental crawling every ...
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Word Documents in Library Erroring and Unable to Overwrite

I have a document library and a number of times I have experienced an issue where, upon trying to open a document in Word for editing, it throws an error The file filename.docx cannot be opened ...
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SharePoint 2010 modal dialog box not loading in IE compat mode

I am developing some custom tables using spservices to get data then place it into jquery datatables. On one of my columns I link to the items display form. This works when linking as a new tab. If ...
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Custom KeywordQuery ignores scope until I visit viewscopes.aspx

I have a setup with two farms. Farm A is the front-end farm where web applications are hosted and farm B is the service farm where the search service + others are hosted. I have set up a custom ...
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Approach for SharePoint 2010 file upload workflow

[Crosspost from StackExchange.] I'm working on a project that is basically a file upload "wizard" that basically does the following: Entry form to select document library and enter some basic info. ...
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Outlook 2010 Error “This task could not be updated at this time.” Item still processes properly

I have an approval workflow, which sends and email to the person it is assigned to. The user opens the email through Outlook 2010 and processes their task (approve, reject or reassign task). After ...
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How to publish externally generated html to Sharepoint 2010?

I am generating html from a build tool ( Maven 3 ) and I want to publish the entire site generated to a SharePoint 2010 server. I can't find any documentation or options to upload an entire site of ...
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Deadlock error messages in crawl server and search not working in SharePoint web application

In SharePoint 2010 Search Service Application when i remove content source and run again full crawl on same content source I found below errors and users unable to search documents A database ...
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How to create variable in visual studio workflow

I am first time creating Workflow in visual studio for SharePoint 2010. Now i need to create variable (Workflow variable) in my workflow but i am not getting any reference or tutorials for create ...
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There are no instances of the User Profile Service started on any server in this farm. Which timer job throw this error?

Why below error messages in a SharePoint application even i did not enable and no need user profile and user profile synchronization service There are no instances of the User Profile Service ...
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The following location is not accessible, because it is in a different site collection: [infoPathFilePath].xsn

I am using sharepoint 2010. We have webApplicationA. On this webapplication I have stored a infopath form in the FormServerTemplates library. This is the url of this xsn file: ...
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Modify the icon size on a 'list' web part in SP 2010

I'm trying to change the width and height of the icon in the list web part. However, I'm having difficulty finding the right element/class to do this with SP 2010. I have seen it done just by putting ...