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SharePoint 2010 - My Site Memberships Tab

I know that you have to be added to a 'member' group for the site to show within the Membership tab of My Site. However, if you have many permission groups on a site, does the Membership tab only ...
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Installing SP2010 on Windows 8.1

Did anyone have a successful story of installing SP2010 on Windows 8.1? So far I'm stuck at installing .net 3.5. It gives me an error: 0x800F0906 could not install .NET Framework 3.5 (includes ...
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mysites and could not load user profile

Got a really strange problem here. All of a sudden users cannot access their mysite. I get the could not load user profile error. Strangely there doesnt seem to be anything in the logs relating to ...
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Use jQuery to make a “column” on the default view?

I am trying to append a value to the end of each row by selecting the number value in one column to do some sort of math with it and output the value on the other one. This code works for me on one ...
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Provisioning did not success : Publishing Template

I have a rather strange scenario. I upgraded from SharePoint 2007 to SharePoint 2010 and assumed my permissions will pull through correct, note that I am on AD, which didn't quite work the way I ...
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2010 - Remove the word “home” from the page

I cannot locate where in SP to remove this instance of the word "home", I have tried in edit mode and in SP designer.
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Adding column in Status indicator

I have requirement that adding one more field in the Status indicator list view programmetically.is there way to extend the Staus indicator list using programmetically?.How can i acheive this? Any ...
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List Onload event

What I want to do: I have a custom list that contains a lot of items. When an user loads the list, all items of his view should be checked. If there is a special value in the listitem a notifiaction ...
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Default/location based metadata at site level via powershell

I can access metadata defaults at a document library level using: [Reflection.Assembly]::LoadwithPartialName("Microsoft.Office.DocumentManagement") $metadatadefaults = New-Object -TypeName ...
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Sharepoint 2010 managed metadata via powershell: can't access some fields

I'm trying to learn about accessing/setting managed metadata fields using powershell (v2) in sharepoint 2010. Based on various tutorials/forums I have the following minimal (not)working example: ...
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Prevent the assignment of full control

Is there any way to allow someone to assign permissions, while preventing them from assigning the Full Control permissions level? Our organization (site-collection) has multiple sub-organizations ...
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Powershell script to change locked for editing to sharepoint\system status, ID not found?

I am trying to target a file to change the check out status. So I can delete it. SharePoint Management does not work. Manage Content & Structure does not work. So I am trying PowerShell. ...
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Employee Directory

I have developed a Employee Directory and got this javascript for criteria search. But I want to fetch all employees first and then apply criteria. How to set the value of "Fixed Query" of People ...
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Progrmatically How to avoid _login\default.aspx when multiple TIPS are added to the web application in sharepoint 2010?

I have a requirement as follows. On a single web application extranet zone, multiple tips are installed using Site Minder. Here is my question, when i try to access a site, site minder login page ...
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Audience Targeting on Navigation Links

I have a SP 2010 Enterprise instance, and I have some navigation links that I want to suppress using audience targeting. I have a particular SharePoint group with my members, and so I go to Look and ...
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Collapsible regions in advance editing mode via Designer

Is there a way to enable SharePoint Designer 2010 (in advance mode), to show collapse/expand markers so that I can hide curtain sections on my .aspx pages I am not modifying?
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SharePoint Database Attach Upgrade Problem

I have follow the steps to upgrade SHP2007 to SHP2010 using the database attach method. The content database was upadated successfully and attached to a new web application. Here are my three ...
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SharePoint Foundation [Unable to process the request in Excel Web App]

I am encountering below error msg whenever I try to open excel file (.xls, .xlsx) in SharePoint Foundation 2010 portal. Other Office files such as word, ppt opens correctly without any error but ...
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using sharepoint as HTML authoring platform

Can I use SharePoint just as authoring platform to author HTML fragments (Header/Footer/ widgets) and publish these fragments. These fragments can be then picked to assemble a page built up in a ...
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Changing the thread culture using HttpModule - not working for list forms

I have a requirement to implement globalization for the out of the box list forms i.e. displaying datetime, currency etc. based on culture of the region. I have referred the below articles on how ...
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Server getting flodded with SPUCWorkerProcess.exe

Got a SP2010 Server server that we use as an app server (not a WFE other than the Client Administrator). I had to reboot it to clear out dozens of processes as seen in Task Manager. We had probably ...
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2010: Allow editing documents without editing web part pages

In SharePoint 2010, what is the best way to allow users with the "Edit Items" permissions to edit documents, but not web part pages? SP2010 lists this permission set as "Edit items in lists, edit ...
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InfoPath workflow initiation forms

In SharePoint 2010, is it possible to use InfoPath workflow initiation forms without the following: Site Collection Administrator (this one may be possible for my scenario) Access to the Central ...
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Retrieve list item information using path

Using: SharePoint 2010, JavaScript, jQuery 1.10.2, SPServices In SharePoint 2010 I have a custom (JavaScript-based) page where users may type in text and link to items in SharePoint lists. A recent ...
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Calculated Field - Based on Drop-Down Field, Populate Multiple Lines of Text Field

We have a list that looks like this: **ID # File Name Confidential Redact** 001 XXX_SOC Confidential We need to have the redacted multiple lines of text field auto-populate ...
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Custom field and list view totals

I have created a custom field that inerits from a SPFieldMultiColumn. It stores the area size like this: 10;#km 25;#km I want to use this field in totals for list view. Is it possible to ...
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SharePoint 2010 Parse Multiline Column

I have a SharePoint 2010 announcement list setup to accept incoming emails. There is data in the body field that I need to extract(Parse) ... such as the member ID and the Date/Time field. Can anyone ...
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SP 2010 Development Concepts

I'm building a custom addon for a SP 2010 instance. I've been able to get a Visual Web Part in visual studio deployed to my SP instance and debug it. As far as I can tell I have all the normal ...
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SharePoint Calculated field forumla

=IF(([ATP Type] = "Tin", DATE(YEAR([First Production Date]), MONTH([First Production Date] + 4), DAY(First Production Date))), (IF([ATP Type] = "Film & Tray", DATE(YEAR([First Production Date]), ...
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Title field does not get red asterix in DIP when required

I have a custom content type that contains the inherited Title column. This content type has a Word document template. The Title column is set to required in the content type. I would therefore ...
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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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How to connect a local database in a sandbox environment?

I have the following scenario: I am very new to Sharepoint 2010 development. In order to practice I had to create a sandbox. Therefore I was instructed to do the following steps: Get Windows 8 ...
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Can I add the sharepoint module to powershell? 2010 / 2013

I apologize if this has been answered but I couldn't find any answers to my question. I want to practice the power shell commands for Sharepoint (either 2010 or 2013) but I can't seem to find a ...
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Incoming email from “SharePoint” does not get saved

I have a process set up that would send an email confirmation to the user who submited an item using my InfoPath form. No problems there at all. The problem I am having is with a document library I ...
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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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Remove content type from “New” item options?

I need to migrate some values into SharePoint that would have useless values for our system going forward. I'm using a content type called "Old Request" solely so that they can have different columns ...
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ListFeed.aspx not returning all items

So I have a site, which I want to get an RSS Feed with specific Items returned. I created a view called Display Only, and I did this: ...
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List view web part to display all item from document folder in subsites (SharePoint 2010)

How can I achieve that I can display all the documents from the document libraries from all the site collections sub sites? (Actually I only need to show the onces that where changed lately.) It ...
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Client Object Model gives 401 when impersonating logged in user - MVC App

I have an ASP.NET MVC app that connects to SharePoint 2010 via the Client OM. When I run ExecuteQuery(), I get a HTTP 401 error from SharePoint. I have the MVC app set to impersonate the logged in ...
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Type of BLOB files in SharePoint

What are the type of files that can be categorize as BLOB files in SharePoint Content database?
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Refinement panel and paging web part stopped working after core search result WP modification

I have tried following example for my requirement: Disable search security trimmer? Search result web part is working fine but the Refinement panel and paging web part stopped working. Any way to ...
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List set for anonymous but public cannot view

I have 2 lists, one allows anonymous access but the other does not. Here are the details of what I setup and what I've checked to resolve this (they should both Illow anonymous access). Each list has ...
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SharePoint installation using one-account method

please help me with one hard task. I am not able to convince some admins and neither whole companies that installing & using SharePoint by using one (local) account method is against all best ...
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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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Hide OOTB Markup Styles dropdown for RichHTML field in SharePoint 2010

I need to hide or inactivate the OOTB markup styles dropdown from the ribbon of RichHTML field. I have tried the RichHtmlField.AllowTextMarkup property but it controls the individual properties not ...
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sharepoint foundation workflow not starting automatically

I am working with Sharepoint Foundation 2010 and I am creating a workflow which must start automatically when an item from the listX is changed. However, this workflow not starting automatically. ...
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_spBodyOnLoadFunctionNames not always working

This is in reference to SharePoint 2010. I am writing some custom javascript that needs to know when the page has finished loading. To accomplish this I am pushing my callback function on to the ...
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Save group to people picker field in a list

I have a list in SharePoint 2010 that has peoplepicker that I need to save from one to many groups to it. I've figured out how to save users, but stumped on saving many groups to a peoplepicker. ...
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Export and Import of lists overrides views

I need to move one list data from old environment to new but keep the views on the new server. I tried exporting and importing list, but it removed all the views I created on new environment. is ...
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Display connection information within a ITransformableFilterValues web part

I created a filter web part by extending the ITransformableFilterValues interface, similar to this page: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms499375(v=office.12).aspx. I want to mimic the ...