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Fetch User Details in SharePoint 2010

I have a requirement to fetch user details in SharePoint 2010. Just like SharePoint 2013, are there any web services available which can used in JavaScript Code? I need to fetch user details that ...
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Can I query ContentItems using tags in SharePoint 2010 API?

I am experimenting with SharePoint 2010 REST Interface and SharePoint 2010 Web Services to retrieve content based on certain Tags. Is there a way to retrieve content based on social tags in ...
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Retrieve SP-List data cross domain via SPServices?

I am trying to retrieve data from a SharePoint List hosted in a different server/domain. We are still running SP 2010 but about to migrate to 2013. I am not sure if jQuery.SPServices and CORS are the ...
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How to update a SharePoint 2010 list via an InfoPath 2010 client form using code?

I tried to follow in Sharepoint Server 2010 and Infopath 2010 the article: How to update a SharePoint list via an InfoPath browser form using the SharePoint Object Model which is for Sharepoint/...
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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 do I set the value of "Fixed Query" of People ...
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Error adding server to SharePoint farm

When I try to add another server to my existing SharePoint 2010 farm through the configuration wizard, the wizard gets to task 3 of 9 then comes back with the message: Configuration Failed. ...
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Disabled SharePoint 2010 ribbon when editing publishing page with google chrome browser

The SharePoint ribbon being disabled when I clik at the edit button with a google chrome browser, this problem is only when my publishing page contain a rich text editor. Anyone have an idea to ...
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Restricting Enterprise Keyword Suggestions to a Term Set

Does anyone know of a way to lock down a list's built in Enterprise Keyword field to a specific Term Set? I've found on similar solution, but that solution only created a new Site Column that allowed ...
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Crawling deep file paths - long URL - Sharepoint 2010

SharePoint 2010 search crawl error: The SharePoint item being crawled returned an error when requesting data from the web service.( Error from SharePoint site: Specified argument was out of the range ...
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File deletion very slow in Sharepoint 2010

File deletion is very slow in Sharepoint 2010. It takes approximately 5 mts. to delete a 56KB file. What could be the cause and how to fix this?
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Workflow for discussion board

I'm trying to create a workflow in SPD 2010 whereby if someone responds / replies to a discussion board, it sends an email to the original creator of that thread. I created a reusable workflow with ...
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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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Sequential Workflow: The file has been modified by SHAREPOINT\system on

I have a squential workflow that takes Account IDs as plain text from a InfoPath input and converts them into a SPUser field. I can't get the the item to update bc an exception is throw on the Update ...
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SP 2010 - Determine unused mysite so I can delete them

I have many mysite that are created accidentally because user clicked on mysite and sharepoint created a site for them. Is there a way to determine these mysites so i can delete them. (I am not ...
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Connect to outlook is grayed out in SharePoint 2010

I am working with custom list in SharePoint 2010. I need to access the functionality given on the ribbon list tab called "Connect to outlook" but it is disabled/grayed out. I am a SharePoint ...
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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" error. ...
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How to page except master page block

I have a dropdown in master page. Since I need that in all pages throughout site. I have list OOTB view webparts and custom webparts on various pages. When user changes value from dropdown, I need ...
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SharePoint Events Not Showing In Calendar, But Will Show in All Events List (SharePoint 2010)

I'm having a weird issue right now where none of the new events created on this calendar are appearing on the actual calendar. If, however, I change the view to "All Events", it will show my created ...
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Check whether PeopleEditor control contains more than one user

I have a PeopleEditor control with MultiSelect="false" on a workflow initiation form. If enter 2 names, they both resolve... the workflow just truncates it and keeps only the first entity. I want to ...
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How can I change the layout of the Advanced Search Web Part in Visual Studio

I’ve had a request to change the layout of the Advanced Search Web Part. They would like the search boxes e.g. “Any of these words”, “Any of these words” etc to appear below the metadata property ...
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The underlying connection was closed on downloading the file from library

I am using below code to download the file in specific folder from SharePoint 2010 Document library. WebClient client = new WebClient(); client.UseDefaultCredentials = true; client.DownloadFile(new ...
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Launch workflow with custom action doesn't work properly

I've created 3 custom actions (with the type "display ribbon") for one list. I have 3 workflows and I want each action to launch one workflow. I want "Nettoyer" to use the "Enlèvement_clean" ...
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Unable to open office files in Office client

While trying to open an excel document stored in "Shared Documents" library, the excel application opens up with a login prompt, to which I passed the login credentials of the site. After which the ...
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get primary and secondary site administrators using javascript

Trying to retrieve the primary and secondary site administrators using javascript and show them in the labels on custom Access Denied page. Using the code below(inline javascript) to do that but ...
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Get documents and folders in SharePoint 2010 list's ROOT folder with REST

There is a question about getting files/folders in some SharePoint folder. There is advice to filter list items by parent folder path. But how can I list files/folders in the List itself? With REST I ...
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Error creating new sites. The formula refers to a column that does not exist

I can successfully save a model of my site but when I try to create a new site with this model, I get this error: The formula refers to a column that does not exist. Check the formula for spelling ...
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Custom KeywordQuery ignores scope until I visit viewscopes.aspx

I have a setup with two farms. Farm A is the front-end farm where web applications are hosted and farm B is the service farm where the search service + others are hosted. I have set up a custom ...
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enable ajax on listview web part added in feature upgrade

is there an option how to enable ajax functionality in listview web part type added by code? Iam facing problem where we added 2 list view web parts on the page and they behave really strange. I read ...
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Using 'Link to a Document' content type to link to an EXTERNAL document which exceeds SharePoint file size limit

Background I've created a SharePoint page for the purpose of making a number of on-demand videos available to staff. These videos are saved on a networked share drive that all staff have access to. ...
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How to get count of list items in SharePoint 2010 if count is more than List View Threshold value?

I have more than 10000 items in my list. I have default List View Threshold value as 5000.I want to get the count of items programmatically. How can I get the count? I think here SPListItemCollection....
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Trouble filtering listview on display form xlst. Threshold limit

We have a page that is filtered to show so many records from another list on that items' display page. This issue is that this list has finally hit 5000 items. Under 'Data View Tools' options in ...
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Filter list in a WebPart by Contains not Equals (adding a wildcard)

If I need to "search" list data using a wildcard, I have to modify the XSL code. A step-by-step instruction for doing it in SP2007 has been provided at Can I Filter a List/Data View using Contains ...
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Find a specific URL in the whole web app

I am looking for a way to find out how many times a specific URL has been used on sites/pages/lists and where exactly it's used. Example: I would like to know all places where this link has been used ...
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SP2010: Hide a list view webpart on a page based on user group

I've 2 list view webparts on a page where I'm using query string URL to filter data. I wanted to display one of the webparts based on permission. Setting the target audience to a specific SP group ...
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System.IO.DirectoryNotFoundException: <nativehr>0x80070003</nativehr><nativestack></nativestack>

I'm working on a SharePoint server. It was SP2010+SQL2008 R2. I migrated it to SP2013 + SQL2012. Everything worked fine for days. I keep working on it. Then, I find that there is ONE webapp having ...
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InfoPath 2010 : The form cannot be submitted. The user does not exist or is not unique

I had a InfoPath List, when I edit and try to submit the form getting an error "The form cannot be submitted. The user does not exist or is not unique" for two items alone. I am able to edit and ...
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How to stop DATEDIF calculation when Status column equals closed

I'm working on a list in SharePoin 2010. I need to know how long a job has been open before it glot closed. I also need it to count how many days it has been open if it hasn't been closed yet. This ...
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Problem copying lookup column data from one list to another via PowerShell

I have the below script that works for moving list data between two lists on sites next to each other that have the same schema. Everything works perfectly bar a column of type LOOKUP named "Name of ...
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Document Library items not updating via UI or code. System metadata (last modified, modified by, etc.) updating

I am having a strange issue with one of my Document Libraries. It is the document library created by the publishing feature "Documents." Here are the symptomps and what I have done so far. Any help ...
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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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Send email from workflow to email enabled document library

Here is some background info: I was asked to create some new personnel action forms for HR, and then when one is submitted, have it sent in an email to certain recipients. They also want them archived ...
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Number of items in a document library conflicting

We have a document library in SP2010 that we are trying to migrate to SP2013 using a 3rd party tool. The issue is that in destination after migration the number of items shown for this library is 7980 ...
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Error on sp.js property 'isNullOrUndefined'?

When I try to run my javascript SP.JS file in a user control I get this error: Microsoft JScript runtime error: Unable to get value of the property 'isNullOrUndefined': object is null or undefined ...
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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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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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aspx adds extra html sharepoint 2010

Is there a way to stop the .aspx page on SharePoint 2010 to keep adding the html tags? <html xmlns:mso="urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" xmlns:msdt="uuid:C2F41010-65B3-11d1-A29F-...
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How do you change the approval status back to Pending if an already approved document has been edited?

I have an approval workflow in a document library. It's manually started by the user because they may not want to start it everytime they edit a document. The workflow is as follows: If for UK ...
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How to send an email when an item's status has been in pending for too long?

I have a workflow set up on my sharepoint 2010 site that will email an employee's manager when they've submitted a new list item. The manager will get the email, go to the site and approve the list ...
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SPD Workflow Emails Sporadically Sending

I have been witnessing a disturbing trend in my SP environment, slowly I am watching workflows begin to experience a problem where emails do not always send. It's very random. Worst of all is that on ...
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SharePoint 2010 Organizational Browser Web Part on non-MySite Claims Based start at a defined username

SharePoint 2010 Organizational Browser Web Part on non-MySite Claims Web Application. To get this working first of all I needed to use the following Javascript into the It's been used for the ...