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SharePoint site CSS only viewable on localhost

I have 3 web applications on a farm, 2 of them are working fine, but the other is not loading the CSS when I navigate to it using it's URL, it is loading it when I navigate to it through localhost ...
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Set value of “column b” with “column a”

I would venture to guess the answer to this is no but I am going to ask anyway... Is there any way, without an event handler, to set "column b" equal to "column a" without changing the default value ...
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Custom field not displayed by content query on multiple lists

Here's the scenario: I have a bunch of lists on my site with similar columns, and I want to make some sort of a dashboard view that will aggregate all the items in these lists. I thought that a ...
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Recreate web.config for Central Administration

I was experimenting with SharePoint 2010 in a VM. After trying my hand with custom app development, I decided I wanted to free up the space used by Visual Studio and so I uninstalled it. After I ...
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How to update a list item's Workflow Status field?

I have created an Approval field for my list programmatically: var fieldName = mylist.Fields.Add("Approval", SPFieldType.WorkflowStatus, false) see ...
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I got this error using ado.net data services “An error occurred while processing this request.”

Any idea? protected void Button1_Click(object sender, EventArgs e) { PortalCoporativoDataContext msdc = new PortalCoporativoDataContext(new ...
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People Search result scoping

I have a server farm for three organisations (unfortunately they are all sharing the same user profile service app). There are three web apps with site collections (one web app with a site coll per ...
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Sharepoint 2010 timer job running multiple times

I have a 2 timerjobs which both have SPJobLockType set to SPJobLockType.Job to ensure they only run on 1 server and they run once every hour. However they seem to be running twice with only 1 minutes ...
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failed to create receiver object from assembly

I have created two features and I want both use same receiver class so I created a class MyFeatureReceiver (somewhere in project SP/MyRecievers/) which implements SPFeatureReceiver and has an ...
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Why doesn't a Business Data List web part work in a published page?

I have an existing publishing page with an XSL customized Business Data List web part (pulling from an SQL source). When I do a search with the web part, the loading graphic shows like it's searching ...
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Issue Management Advice for SharePoint Beginner-Archiving updates?

I've been tasked with creating a SharePoint site to manage issues. I'm imagining a list and view where I'll be able to create an "issue" and monitor progress resolving that issue via status updates ...
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Clear all values in a multi-value lookup, via REST, SP 2010

Conditions: SP 2010, html/javascript, using REST to read/write to various lists. Im using a jquery multiselect plugin to set a multi-value lookup column. I need the selecting Groups of items, easy ...
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How can I migrate Exchange 2007 public folders into SharePoint 2010?

We recently upgraded from Exchange 2007 to Exchange 2010 by creating a new virtual machine and migrating all of the user mailboxes from the 2007 box to the 2010 box. We're having a little trouble ...
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401 Unauthorized before authentication

Environment: SP2010 Enterprise, one server with separate SQL This just cropped up on a server that has been working flawlessly for months. I created an account for a new external user, but when they ...
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Double Eval- Repeating Value

I'm having some trouble with a double-eval concatenation. I am using the formula xdMath:Eval(xdMath:Eval(xdXDocument:GetDOM("REST Vacation")/ns1:feed/ns1:entry, 'concat(//d:EmployeeID, ";")'),".."), ...
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Add user to a SharePoint group - grant permission - right groups do not show

When I try go grant permission to a user in a new web I don't get listed the custom groups on the current web. If you look at the image you can see that the list in the background is quite a bit ...
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News Section in sharepoint 2010

I need to create a News section in my website home page (image, title, link for details page, summery). My questions are : What can I use for News section (lists or library) to create it? How can I ...
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“Add Document” link is disappear when Permission to only SPFolder

I have given SPUser user1 permission to only SPFolder I dont want to give read access to specific site or document library. suppose there is one web http://contoso.com/sales and i want to give ...
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Issue with Content Organizer Rule for Document Sets in SharePoint 2010

I have created a new custom content type for document sets in SharePoint 2010. This content type is published via a Content Syndication Hub. I have also created a Record Centre site on the same web ...
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Workaround for inviting external users to site-level groups in office365

I've got a site collection where each subsite requires their own unique permission groups (Let's call them siteVisitors, siteMembers and siteOwners) Users in the siteMembers and siteVisitors groups ...
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Workflows stuck on starting Sharepoint 2010

We have an issue with a list that has some custom workflows we have created in SharePoint Designer. Each list item has 3 workflows attached to them, but the workflows just seem to sit at a ...
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Queries to non-FAST search.asmx 2010 are failing when response size hist 100KB

Queries against search.asmx (not FAST) are failing with ERR_CONNECTION_RESET if the response size is over 100KB. I've never heard of an IIS response size limit, so I'm assuming this is SharePoint ...
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Per Location Views Not Working

I am trying to accomplish the following scenario. In my document library I want the top level view to use a view called "Folders" where it only shows two columns. Upon clicking a folder in the view I ...
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Draft version visibility

I have a customer which wants their draft documents to be visible only to their authors. Moreover, the published version should be visible to everyone. However, they do not want to go through the ...
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XSL for CQWP to display Link List items

I am attempting to use the following solution from Marc D Anderson's blog to display LinkList data in a Content Query Web Part: ...
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SPD 2010 workflow email based on value

I have a list that tracks the number of devices based on status by using a lookup "count" column. To this end, I know how many units I have left in inventory by the number of units with the ...
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Public-facing on-premises SharePoint with NTLM authentication

I've been searching for authentication best practices for public-facing SharePoint site but I didn't find any useful resources on the issue that is troubling me. Assume I set up a web application ...
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Is there a threshold when emailing a group via workflow?

I created 2 groups in SharePoint 2010. One has approximately 20 users and the other has 1600 users. I created a workflow that uses Group 1 (20 users) in the BCC field to send an email to this group. ...
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Add Keyboard Accessibility to Top Nav Menu

I am trying to get the top nav bar's drop down menu working with the keyboard. What should happen is when a user presses the tab key and the top menu item is reached, the drop down should show just ...
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Designer 2010 Workflow does not overwrite old version when published

Whenever I publish a workflow from the Designer, the workflow will create a new workflow instead of updating the old one. For example: Workflow A is published as a list workflow and can be manually ...
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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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SiteMapProvider for MySites' breadcrumb

My question is regarding the site map provider. I have a breadcrumb in the mysites and i use SPContentMapProvider to build the breadcrumb, but the problem is it always shows 'Home', so if im on my ...
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Term Store inaccessible. Gets error

I'm not able to access the term store from Site Actions --> Site setting --> Term Store Management. Below is the error that I receive: The Managed Metadata Service or Connection is currently not ...
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Event Receiver CancelWithRedirectUrl issue with multiple selected list items

I've got my event receiver (itemdeleting) working almost exactly the way I'd like it to. Upon certain conditions in the itemdeleting event, I am setting the status to CancelWithRedirectUrl and ...
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Workflow becomes completed without doing its action

Here's the scenario that that I need to do: user will upload file in the doc library. after 10 days, the file regardless if it is modified or not, will be transferred to another document library. ...
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SharePoint 2010 - Create link to document library content type

Have a document library with multiple content types, each using a template. Example, user click on 'New Document' > 'Content A' and a Excel form will open. I'm trying to create links (buttons to be ...
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Hiding Column on a List View with Grouping

I have a list that I need to dynamically hide columns on based on user. Sort of a rudimentary Column Level security type deal. This is being done through Javascript and JQuery to simply not display ...
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Create list of document libraries (duplicate Quick Launch/Libraries)

Instead of displaying the Quick Launch "Libraries", I want to display links to the library pages in a list/webpart within the main content section of the page. That way I can include a button/workflow ...
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Calculated column that updates daily

Is there a way to make a column in a list that updates daily with the current date? If not what's the best way to do this? I was thinking of using the 'Lookup' field to link to the calendar that's on ...
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SharePoint 2010 list vew schema - View element

guys, I am trying to understand list schema view. For example AnnouncementsList contains in schema 3 views: <View BaseViewID="0" FreeForm="TRUE" Type="HTML" MobileView="TRUE" ...
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SharePoint 2010 Central Administration link not working

I have problem on a SharePoint 2010 Server installation where the Central Admin icon/link (the one in start menu) isn't working. It opens a browser with a URL to the root address of the server, then ...
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Is it possible to link existing Sharepoint 2010 lists to SQL server databases?

I created a SQL server database and added a table to it. Then I used Sharepoint Designer 2010 to create an external Content Type using this table. Now I can alter the according Sharepoint list which ...
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Can setting MAXDOP to 1 decrease performance?

I was looking at my client's UAT farm and found out that MAXDOP was set to 0 on SQL Server instance hosting SP databases. Before setting this value to 1, I measured response times of most commonly ...
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Edit a SharePoint List with InfoPath Form 2010 (Auto Populate Fields From List)

I am using SharePoint and InfoPath Designer 2010. I have a SharePoint list called DiskInfo and the columns are: Client, RAM, CPU. The Client field is a drop down box connected to another master ...
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SharePoint2010 Using XmlWebPart to display https source

I am trying to consume a webservice, that has been changed from http to https. Until now a basic XmlWebPart (with customized XSL, CSS and JS) with the XMLLink attribute set to http://service was ...
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OnPrerender takes long to load

I have a very basic webpartt which has a telerik tab control and 7 different tab with some controls on it. It is using Linq to sharepoint lists to retrieve data from lists. I added this web part to ...
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Connect to Report Server from SharePoint 2010 in Native Mode

I have a SharePoint 2010 installation in Native mode. As per company rules, I cannot have Integrated mode for this solution. I need to connect to a report server containing SSRS reports so that I can ...
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Sum of totals of Daily Unique Visitors of sites not equal to total of Daily Unique Visitors of site collection

I am replacing a colleague for the support of a SharePoint 2010 intranet. The root site of a site collection has two subsites. I looked at the Web Analytics summaries of the site collection, its root ...
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Custom CSS Styles not showing

I deployed some custom CSS tags into HtmlEditorCustomStyles.css in the 14 hive, and would have expected them to appear under the Styles drop-down for a Content Editor web part. I've researched this, ...
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Why aren't multiple-item checkboxes showing in my library's view?

The column containing checkboxes allowing users to select multiple documents isn't visible on one of my list views. I have the value for Document Library Settings ▶ Edit View ▶ Tabular View set to ...