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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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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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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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Term Store Management Data/ Managed Metadata Service items using c# code/using Client Object Model

I have a TermSet called "Products" inside Term Store Management/Managed Metadata. I am designing a front end form which allow user's to submit data to this list. To load the Product dropdown I need to ...
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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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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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Linking from one wiki page to a page in a different library, same site

How can I link pages together from different libraries? I have a wiki site with multiple libraries on Sharepoint 2010.
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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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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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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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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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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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SP2010: how to link to document on my Title column on document library?

I am using sp2010. I have a document library with some columns. I see the column name with a link to the document. But I would like to implement this on the title column. Is it possible to implement a ...
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Add ReportViewer WebPart at runtime

I am working with feature receivers in SP2010. I can successfully create web part pages and drop web part on the pages on feature activation.I was trying to add ReportViewerWeb Part (Integrated Mode) ...
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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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Navigation settings not applied after save

My site is a publishing site, therefor I get the navigation setting on site settings. Update: I made an empty site, and then I activated the features for a publishing site. When I use the publishing ...
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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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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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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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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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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 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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DisableEventFiring using PowerShell

How can I call DisableEventFiring using PowerShell? C# code like this : Type typeInfo = typeof(SPEventReceiverBase); MethodInfo disable = typeInfo.GetMethod("DisableEventFiring", ...
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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 creation can't continue because of a configuration issue with the parent site

I'm having problems to make my site creation work. I followed the guide at http://blog.sharedove.com/adisjugo/index.php/2012/07/25/visual-guide-setting-up-my-sites-in-sharepoint-2013/ , everything is ...
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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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SharePoint 2010 workflow fail to run after pause

Situation: A Custom List and a approval workflow designed by SharePoint Designer 2010 The approval workflow will pause 5 mins when the item created , after pause, will start the approval process. ...
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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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How to set the value of a people group field using JavaScript in the Newform.aspx

I need to set the value of my people/group field with current user on page load. I tried many different things, but nothing worked. Let me know how to do this in SharePoint 2010.
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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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Alert assigned user when predecessors completed

I have an out of the box SharePoint 2010 Tasks List setup using predecessors (a lookup column back to same task list, allows multiple selections) and I have a requirement to send an email alert to the ...
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How to find the type of Document in Document library

In a Documents library, many documents are attached of type word, excel and pdf , i want to find out only PDF Documents using SharePoint server side API? After finding pdf type documents i want to ...
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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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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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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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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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How can we copy data from SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint ONLINE 2013?

How can we copy/export a library/list that currently lives on SharePoint 2010 and import it to SharePoint 2013 on office 365? I have searched the web, but I just don't seems to find a good example ...