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Mass Check-in not working because of missing fields

I'm trying to check in a couple hundred docs after I've uploaded them. They're all in the checkout state. However I get an error saying You must fill out all required properties before checking in ...
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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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What is Difference between GhostableInLibrary vs Ghostable Files?

Can any one explain me the difference between GhostableInLibrary and Ghostable files, also what are prons and cons for each one?
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How to enable/disable sharepoint 2010 farm scoped features using powershell?

I've got all I need to know about the feature. I just want to enable it. When enabling site, web or webapplication scoped feature I use to call this cmdlet: Enable-SPFeature -Identity <...
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SharePoint 2010 Listview creates “Unable to display…” error after adding inline style

First let me say I have been all over the web looking for a fix and keep finding references to the XsltTransformTimeOut value. I have already had our admins set ours from 1 to actually 10 seconds and ...
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SiteUsers.GetByEmail() returns user not found error

I have a custom webpart in which I get the SPUser object from email address, see the code below. It was working fine for like an year now , but since yesterday it gives a "User cannot be found" ...
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Export Infopath Form from SharePoint List

I have a List that uses an Infopath form. Is it possible to extract the actual Infopath xml document. The idea is I want to have a process where I extract the item as xml as dump it in a document ...
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Moving wikipages inside the same wiki pages library?

By default the option to move to another location is disabled in wiki pages library. In our wiki page library there are many folders and it should be possible for normal users to move from one folder ...
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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 2010 Web Analytics Not Working and Values Come Up Empty With No Result

I tried hard to not have to post on the Forums but cannot seem to get this to work. I am trying to fix this service where may have never worked. I've reviewed the official guide http://technet....
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Word template with rich text fields restricted to filling in fields only

I have a SharePoint list with several rich text columns. I have made a Word template for the list, with the columns added to the template as document properties. I would like to restrict editing of ...
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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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Gridview used to display list data does not show 'Author' and 'Editor' field

I used grid view to display SharePoint 2010 list data. To have data filtered (used Sp-query for that), I used 'Author' field in C# which is similar to 'Created By' in SharePoint list. It's working ...
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BCS connecting to Oracle Database with BDC Model

Firstly I'm open to suggestions if people have better solutions or ideas. I want to create a Dashboard with CRUD operations from the Oracle data and planning on using SPD External Content Types. I'...
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Error, while trying to access the webservices from InfoPath form

I am getting the following error while trying to access a custom webservice from an InfoPath form to fetch some data. I have already gone through the actions described in the error message, but the ...
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SP2010 Add/Update multi-select lookup column REST

I have a list named CAG_QUESTION with a multi select lookup column to a list named CAG_REFERENCES. I have been unable to get an update to work that includes the lookup column. I thought I needed to ...
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The value of the property 'MSOTlPn_ShowToolPane2' is null or undefined, not a Function object

I have a problem with SharePoint 2010 and Internet Explorer 11. The following error message appears when I try to open the webpart menu. In Internet Explorer 8 the wepart menu works as expected: ...
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Update a (custom) EditForm for a list

(sp2010, farm solution) I have a list defintion with a custom newform.aspx, MyNewForm.aspx below. It has an error in it and needs to be updated. The only way I have successfully got it updated was ...
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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 Uri("http://win-j8t24f4b519/MySite/_vti_bin/listdata.svc")...
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Excel document opening in web view even though default is to open in program

I have a document library with one Excel spreadsheet in it. The document library's settings are such that the spreadsheet should be opening in each client's Excel program, not in Excel Web View. I ...
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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: https://website.com/_layouts/listfeed.aspx?List=cba9a43f-7542-...
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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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How do you collect signatures on a PDF that's uploaded on a workflow?

Here's some basic information in order to help you ascertain an answer for me: I work for the government (Department of the Navy). a. This severely limits the ability for manipulation. I am not ...
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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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Why are my content ratings not displaying correctly?

I have a SharePoint site with the "content ratings" feature enabled. This is how it displays on one of my pages with a list view: All's good so far, right? Except, I've actually rated each of these ...
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How to know from which View the Edit form was invoked

I want the edit form to behave differently on different list views. Therefore I have attached JavaScript to the list edit form. The problem is how can I differentiate from which view it was invoked?
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User Profile Manager and its Enum does not give me the same count

Today, I have encountered another issue with SharePoint 2010. I have a powershell script that can pull the user profile details from the User Profile store, having used UserProfileManager to get the ...
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FTP to SharePoint

Is there a way to use FTP with SharePoint? I'd like to build a project, then just upload it to a directory that is set to automatically publish anything that is uploaded to the directory. In other ...
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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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SharePoint 2013 error with external list connecting to LobSystem

I created the ECT with a Custom Impersonated ID so it is connecting to the SQL Database with a specific ID and PW for the SQL DB not through windows Authentication. I created the External list ...
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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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Content controls not showing document property

I have a SharePoint 2010 document library with a handful of content types, each with its own document template. One one of these, the content controls in the (Word 2010) document do not show the ...
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Workflow Running on Item that was copied to library from another workflow?

So I have the following. Two libraries. Library A and Library B. I have Workflow 1 that moves a document from Library A to Library B when a certain condition is met. I then have Workflow 2 that is on ...
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How to get ID of the newly created folder from SPD 2010 workflow as an Integer?

I am not sure if this is a new feature / bug or if it was always there. Microsoft support couldn't explained this behaviour eventually saying it was beyond their support boundary (SharePoint Online). ...
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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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What are the risks associated with increasing the file size upload limit?

I have SharePoint 2010 and want to increase the upload file size limit from 50 MB to 100 MB. Are there any risks or negative effects I can expect from doing this?
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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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Is it possible to use a custom .xlsm file as the template for a document library?

I have a macro enabled Excel spreadsheet (.xlsm) that I want to use as a template for a form library. I want to know whether it is possible to do so? If not, is there any other way I can make all the ...
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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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Displaying data collected in previous step of workflow in current step (details)

i have similar problem like Displaying data collected in previous step. I have multi steps workflow that collect data from 5 users. Each next step user have to see (read only) data from previous ...
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$expand a property that is inside a folder

I have 2 lists, ParentList and ChildList. The items in ParentList are in folders. Child list has a lookup field pointing to an item in ParentList. When I attempt to run the following query: /...
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PowerShell Copy SharePoint 2010 List Item Attachments into SharePoint 2013 Document Library

I have created PowerShell script to Copy SharePoint 2010 List Item Attachments into SharePoint 2010 Document Library. but now I am trying to Copy SharePoint 2010 List Item Attachments into SharePoint ...
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“A problem occurred while connecting to the server” when opening documents from SP2010 in Office 2010 application

We have a strange issue that seems to appear after the weekend. It appears that when opening documents from our SharePoint 2010 environment (Excel, Word, etc) the end user no longer is able to 'check ...
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Dispose in Client Object Model

Should objects be disposed when using the client object model? If so, which ones? There seems to be plenty of information on this for server side, but nothing from Microsoft specifically about ...
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Error in Quick Launch

Today my SharePoint started displaying in the Quick Launch only Error link, all my other links are gone. When I hover over the error the message displayed is: An error occured while rendering ...
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In SharePoint 2010 how do I blank a column on a document that is managed by a term set?

I have a closed term set in my MMS which is linked to a content type in a document library, I uploaded a document into the library and accidentally set the value on that column. When I try to remove ...
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Infopath 2010 Add in development

I have a requirement to create a custom add in infopath form which will only be implemented in a single form library i.e. if users opens infopath forms in different form library then they will not be ...
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How to copy email body from a workflow step

I can't seem to copy from the body of an email from an action inside a workflow step. I can paste new content in, but can't seem to invoke the magic input to get copy to work. Is there some way to ...
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Multi line box Infopath not Word Wrapping in Chrome.

I have a multiline field in an Infopath form that when opened in Chrome, does not wrap the text. It continues on as a long single line with a scroll bar. I checked the same form in Internet Explorer ...