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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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How to make user edit data in business data list?

I set up a business data list to get data from SQL server through external content type. It works very well and users are able to see the data from SQL server on their SharePoint UI. But now I'm ...
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Encryption for Sharepoint 2010 / 2013

I'm looking for File encryption on file shares where multiple users have to access a file. My first approach was EFS but that not good solution for file shares only for local encryption. Another ...
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Associate an existing site column with a published Infopath content type

I've created an Infopath form and published it as a content type to my SharePoint site. What I am trying to do now is modify the form (and content type) to include an existing site column that was ...
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How can I delete Navigation Links from the Quick Launch in SP2010?

We have added Navigation Links to other sites in the Quick Launch menu but would like to delete them because they are not longer required, how can we get rid of them?
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Different documents considered as duplicates in search results

In our Customer Center publication site (SP 2010), we have uploaded two different documents that have big parts of text in common. They are similar, but not equal. Although different documents, in the ...
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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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Unable to assess SharePoint site from local client machine

SharePoint 2010 is hosted in Windows Server 2008 R2 in ISS 7. There is two Port. Port 1: http://ABCServer:5000/ - it is accessible from client machine. (Running with Windows authentication) Port 2: ...
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XSLT template conditional statement on lookup fields - Optimization help

I have a block of xslt that examines if the current node and performs some calculations using different lookup fields if a certain field matches a certain text string. It works as expected and is ...
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Caculated Column Help

I am trying to use a calculated column to generate something like this using [Created]: 161000TAPR15 16=Day of the Week, 10=Hour, 00=Minutes, T=[TimeZone],First letter of the Time Zone, APR=Month, ...
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Setting ContentEditorWebPart ContentLink property to absolute path

To avoid adding some static HTML to my custom masterpage, and allow the end-user to easily change it by just changing an HTML file instead of the masterpage, I'm trying to embed a static ...
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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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How to decide optimum workflow size?

What is the best practice to separate different activities for the same list over number of workflows ? In a typical example, if I want to perform 5 different set of activities upon an item change on ...
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What level of permissions do you need to access the Workflow Settings of a library?

I am trying to access the Workflow Settings of a document library, but I get Access Denied. I am wondering what level of permissions should I have in order to go to these settings?
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Object reference not set to an instance of an object.- Sharepoint Page

I got the following error when i go to the home page, site setting pages etc in my Sharepoint Site... Server Error in '/' Application. Object reference not set to an instance of an object. ...
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How to move a list from a subsite to the main site

A list was created on a test subsite and now that it's what is wanted, can anybody tell me how to move it to the main site?
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Errors When upgrading from SharePoint 2010 to 2013 [MissingFeatures, MissingWebParts, MissingSetupFiles]

I have an issue that when I run the precheckupgrade from central administration it shows a lot of errors, these errors are like that: Database [WSS_Content] has reference(s) to a missing feature: Id ...
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Fast Search - Managed Metadata field stores whole hierarchy of terms

On a list I have a field that links to the term store (managed metadata service application). Users can select multiple terms that are organized in a hierarchy. TermSet Parent 1 Child 1 1 ...
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Run code before Modal Dialogue closes

So I have been trying to write this code for SP 2010 to first bring up the newDocSet.aspx form for the user to create a custom Doc Set and then directly afterwards copy files into the Doc Set using ...
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SP 2010 Column lookup w/ prepopulating other columns within a form

Hoping you can help me out as I can't seem to find the exact answer on any site. I am currently using SharePoint 2010/Infopath 2010. ISSUE: Not being able to do a column lookup (without a dropdown) ...
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Calculated Column condition formula

I have 9 dropdown columns on a form and am trying to create a calculated column KPI to show red if ANY of the drop downs are set as "tasked" or "pending". i cant seem to create a proper formula. i ...
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I am getting an error saying 'The trial period for this product has expired.' on my SharePoint Foundation 2010 server

I have SharePoint Foundation 2010 installed a server few months back. We were using it for quite some months and it was behaving nicely. But, one fine day when one user tried to access a site on this ...
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Sharepoint 2010 edit page takes too long

Our Sharepoint 2010 takes long time when edit page and it happens only in the first time. Running exec sp_who3 (http://sqlserverplanet.com/dba/a-better-sp_who2-using-dmvs-sp_who3) shows this result
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Update all related content types with these workflow association settings

There is this option on the workflow settings page for content type "Update all related content types with these workflow association settings" If there are 3 workflows associated with the parent ...
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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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import list from sharepoint 2013 to 2010 with powershell

How do I import/export a list from SharePoint 2013 to 2010 with PowerShell?
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Something deleted user data from MySite

One of our users received this warning: The My Site of [USER] is scheduled for deletion in 14 days. As their manager you are now the temporary owner of their site. This temporary ownership gives ...
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Binding Document Library View with TreeView Control

I'm at a client whose using SharePoint as a Document Management System. The requirement they have is to have an automated word document report that gets generated when the user submits an electronic ...
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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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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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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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Can I avoid redundancy in field definitions?

I'm a n00b with SharePoint and find myself looking at a solution where there seems to be a lot of redundant field/column definitions. Is this a necessary evil or is it just SP being tolerant of bad ...
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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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Different Groups of Approver Based on Entry

I have a list with a lookup-column linked to another list (with items like 'Car', 'Plane', 'Train'). A simple content approval is enabled (List Settings -> Versioning Settings). Currently there is ...
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Create a view based on filesize column and apply filter in a document library

in a web application there is a document library and daily 1000 to 2000 documents are uploaded by users, so here i want to calculate the average size of documents uploaded to this web application, ...
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UserProfileService GetUserProfile Modified Date in 2010

I have a problem when loading a UserProfile from the UserProfileService in Powershell. I am able to get a list of properties, however I can't seem to find when the profile was last modified. The one ...
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Configuring KPI in dashboard designer

I'm configuring a KPI for my sharepoint 2010 site. Take this example of a "projects" list and a "project progress" field in this list which is shown in percentage. I want to configure a KPI for this ...
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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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Using Key Filter to filter DVWP

I'm using a DVWP to display the contents of a document library. I've enabled Metadata Navigation for the library and when I navigate to the library's AllItems.aspx page it displays the correct Key ...
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Retrieve List items using CAML Query

I have a list which contains 3 columns -ID, TicketState and EndDate ID TicketState EndDate(DD-MM-YYYY) 1 Open 10/10/2012 2 Closed ...
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User Unable to Upload Document to Document Library

I have run into a weird error with one of my users in a sharepoint site with a document Library. When attempting to Add a New document to the library, they are allowed to select a file, but clicking ...
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No code workflow solution to copy document from library to another library in the site collection (but not same site)

I am trying to build a very simple SPD workflow on a document library. All i need is that when a document is uploaded, a copy of this document is copied to another library in the site collection (not ...
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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: MSDN. I want to mimic the Microsoft query string filter and display the connection information ...
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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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File not displaying in library's all items view

I have a document library in SharePoint 2010 Foundation. When I have uploaded a file into a document library from the browser, it is showing a message "uploaded successfully" but it is not showing in ...
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“No connectivity with the server” for files in only one content DB?

SharePoint 2010 / SQL Server 2008 R2 One of my users reported a problem opening files yesterday. Upon opening a file she would receive this string of error messages: Clicking "Retry Open" leads to: ...
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content query web part with multi value lookup column

I am trying to work out how I can query a content type with a multi value lookup field using the content query web part. I know that natively this is not possible with ootb sharepoint 2010 however I ...
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How do i automatically get date and time when status of a task is changed?

How do i capture date and time when status of task is changed? I have 3 different columns Date Assigned, Date In Progress, Date Completed. When a task is assigned to a user, is there a way Date ...
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Sharepoint 2010 CSOM Get user and his groups by login name

I want to get a user and all his groups by a login name. Easy to do in Sharepoint 2013. clientContext.Load(site, l => l.RootWeb.SiteUsers, l => l.RootWeb.Id, l => l.Id); ...
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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 ...