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What permission is required to be able to access and modify AD user properties?

Suppose User X logs into SharePoint and there is webpart to access and change his AD properties, I want to know: what permission should be there for him to be able to query his AD properties. what ...
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SharePoint Clock

I have embedded in a SharePoint content editor: <embed src="http://www.clocklink.com/clocks/5004p-blue.swf?DateFormat=yyyy / mm / dd DDD&TimeFormat=hh:mm:ss ...
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FAST Search for SharePoint 2010: Batches Timing Out

My organization has been attempting to use FAST Search for Sharepoint 2010 as a search solution for our DMS. I am currently utilizing a .Net indexing connector to index a database of ~ 8 million ...
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Remove LI wrapper from Content Query Web Part / ContentQueryMain.xsl

I have done a fair amount of experminting with this but cannot get it to work and I'm now looking for pointers or working examples. I want to customise the output of the Content Query Web Part to ...
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Deploy wsp without logging to SP server

Can i deploy a wsp using powershell batch file without logging to the sp server ?
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Create custom NewForm.aspx for existing list which will start a Workflow

I'm trying to create a custom list form which will start a Workflow when the User press the "OK"-Button. So I went to the SharePoint Designer and created a new form for the list and put some TextBoxes ...
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Missing fields from SiteUserInfoList user ListItems

I'm using the SharePoint 2010 Client Object Model to retrieve all the users from a SharePoint instance, via Web.SiteUserInfoList: var query = new CamlQuery { ViewXml = "<Query/>" }; var ...
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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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Datasheet View Lookup on Calculated Column String;#

Found many posts on the internet but none adressing this scenario: The machine has Office 2010 64bit, which means that "2007 Office System Driver: Data Connectivity Components" had to be installed in ...
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Opening PDFs in SharePoint 2010 - different behaviour in different sites experienced

I have read the posts regarding opening PDFs in SharePoint without the need to save it first and the 2 options available: 1) Powershell script 2) Change browser file handling. However, the issue I ...
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Remove old profiles from upgrade to 2010

when i upgraded our environment from 2007 to 2010 it seems everyones profiles came with it. I did a cutover upgrade so i would have thought that any profiles in my 2007 environment would have been ...
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Need help in Calcuated column formula

Following is requirement/raw query for calculated column If((POD1 = “Yes” and POD1Status = “Submitted”) OR (POD2 = “Yes” and POD2Status = “Submitted”) or (POD3 = “Yes” and POD3Status = ...
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Sharepoint 2010 designer workflow ignoring step order

I created designer work flow with 5 steps. Later I realized I need a step to process before the rest. I added a step to the top, but when the workflow runs, it "skips" to the original first step. ...
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Subsite creation issue

I created a site in french. Then I've created a subsite to this site (also in french), I saved this subsite as a template. Later I deployed my site on another web application and I applied an english ...
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What permission level is need to view past versions of a document?

If I have versioning enabled on a document library... can everyone view the past versions? Or only the document owner or owners group?
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Unable to set property 'className' on Term Store Manager after CU

I have recently upgraded two SP2010 environments to June 2014 CU (14.0.7125.5002). Not sure if it is related (most probably yes) but if I get into Term Store Manager from Internet Explorer, I cannot ...
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Enable-SPFeature doesn't work, but activation via Site Settings does. Why?

I have a weird problem... I'm trying to deploy a sharepoint solution in production. This project works fine in the test environment, but in production trying to enable the feature returns this error: ...
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lookup site user property sharepoint Designer 2010? How to get full name? Which Property to use?

I have heard so much about this SPD activity.I 'm on SP 2010 I have installed it but i can't get a full name of a user by using Name Property. When i use Name property is till get DOMAINName\username. ...
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Visual WebPart custom properties scope

I want to set the scope of the custom properties of visual web part so that every time user add the custom web part in different page in pages library, values can be changed for the properties and ...
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Adding custom control tag to navigation menu

How to add div to navigation menu item? Basically, I want to add div before each list item in menu so they separate the items, I cant use paddings or margins, because if I use them submenu values from ...
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Workflow status values show 18

I got this from here: NotStarted = 0 FailedOnStart = 1 InProgress = 2 ErrorOccurred = 3 StoppedByUser = 4 Completed = 5 FailedOnStartRetrying = 6 ErrorOccurredRetrying = 7 ViewQueryOverflow = 8 ...
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How to get security to work with Secure Store Service?

I have an External List/content type in SharePoint 2010 using Secure Store Service. It is for an MSSQL DB access with an SQL user for a group of users. I set up Secure Store Service with Target ...
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Reading Web Part custom properties using JavaScript client object model in SharePoint 2010

Is it possible to read visual web part custom properties using Java script client object model in SharePoint 2010?
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configuring status list using date column, if greater than [date column] status goes red

I am using a status list that is pulling from another sharepoint list, I would like to use a date column labeled "Due Date" and tell the indicator to turn red when the "Due Date" has passed... This ...
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get Library document URL using Javascript client object model

I am working with SP.js to get data from a SharePoint library. Below is the code i am using: var clientContext = new SP.ClientContext(); var oList = ...
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Edit a SharePoint List with InfoPath Form 2010 (Auto Populate Fields From List)

I am using SharePoint and Info Path 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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Programmatically (C#) set date field to blank in 2010

I have tried setting my date field to an empty string ("") and setting it to "01/01/0001". Both returned the error "String is not formatted as date time". I have several thousand items across a few ...
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Suddenly getting “The local farm is not accessible. Cmdlets with FeatureDependencyId are not registered.”

This morning all the development machines at the company I work at, couldn't manage SharePoint through Powershell. We were all getting the annoying "The local farm is not accessible. Cmdlets with ...
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Fixed Layout Banner Image

I want to insert a banner image in a content editor, is it possible to have this image resize based on the size of the respective user's screen? Any help is appreciated
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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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Reassign user in workflow task

We work with a workflow which "collect data from user". There is no approval element in the workflow. Is it possible to reassign the workflow task to another user?
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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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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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Display SPUser Information on an application page

I have an application page (SP2010) where I have a SPUser object (the current user), now I would like to display this SPUser as an Hyperlink on the apsx, linked to his UserProfilePage (userdisp.aspx) ...
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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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Get status of username from active directory in SharePoint 2010

Hello we are using SharePoint 2010. Need reference articles for following requirement: There is textbox and button on a webpart. User can enter the domain\username in textbox and click on button. On ...
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Infopath created form not editable

I have created an InfoPath Edit form for a list in my SharePoint. And when published to SharePoint I am unable to edit the fields. All the fields look greyed out. Can any one please assist me to get ...
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open new item form through custom action

I have created a custom action which visible to user on "Issue" Display Form. I have another list called "Note" which has a look field (Type of Issue) called Issue. Basically there is one to many ...
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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 ...
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workflow status column empty in library

Guys i have a weird one here. Basically it has been reported to me that the workflow status column of one of our libraries is empty even though the workgflow has been completed. The user reports ...
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Sharepoint 2010 , Circular file references are not allowed

after changing the page layout of some pages, I got Circular file references are not allowed. Note : The site was upgraded from 2007. The last Exception in the stack trace is : ...
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open a doc in firefox automatically

I am trying to automaticly open an office doc (word/excel/ppt/...) from sharepoint while using Firefox browser in the browser. I manage to so manually (do manually what my method (written in C#) ...
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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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Will Sharepoint be Upset if We Move the Domain Controller and DNS Server?

Our Domain Controller and DNS Server is on the same machine as SharePoint. We want to provision a new machine with the Domain Controller (and promote it) and the DNS Server whilst leaving SharePoint ...
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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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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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Creating users in the User Profile Service

Background We are currently using SharePoint 2010 and are potentially looking at SharePoint 2013 for an upcoming project. Question The article below suggests that user profiles cannot be created ...
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XSLT Global parameter LCID is empty

According to this MSDN documentation about XSLT global parameters, in main.xsl there is a parameter named LCID whose value should be the value of ...
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Limit Search Centre to people and one list

I have a search box on my intranet that is pointing to a basic search centre, however, when you search it's searching through all content and bringing back things like images etc but I on the search I ...
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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 ...