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Is it possible to move a SharePoint 2010 folder from one document library to another with a workflow?

I would have thought an overwhelming yes but it does not seem so... I know you can do it by opening in explorer but I need to do it with a workflow preferably with SharePoint designer but if it can ...
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Sharepoint 2010 PublishingImages images not found intermittently and showing css file instead

We have a SharePoint 2010 site and an images library (PublishingImages) where we upload .jpg or .png files to use on the site and children sites. Sometimes the images are found and other times they ...
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Filter [Me] doesn't work correct

We have a task list with a filtered view for the users. The filter is "assigned to = [me]". Normally it works fine, but now there is one users who doesn't see all of his tasks. So i checked the ...
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SP 2010 CSOM: Differences between File.CheckIn(“”, CheckinType.MajorCheckIn) and File.Publish(“”)?

In the SharePoint 2010 Client-Side Object Model, both File.CheckIn("", CheckinType.MajorCheckIn); and File.Publish(""); appear to do the same thing. Are there any differences, advantages of ...
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What is the difference between “Permission Policy” and “Permission Level” in SharePoint?

I have been going through various permissions available in SharePoint and I can find two ways to set permissions — Permission Levels and Permission Policy. I am able to assign users Permission Level ...
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InfoPath Designer to customize SharePoint list form

When we use InfoPath Designer to customize SharePoint list form (new/edit/display) and then publish, does it uses the InfoPath Form Services or it just updates the XML file for the list form?
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Archiving Sharepoint folders

We have a document library wish some SharePoint folders with some documents in them. We now need to archive these folders and their contents. From what I am seeing, we cannot move the folder to ...
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Task list - alert on completed status

I have a task list and I have set up an alert so that it sends one when the task is completed. Does this only work on the default "completed" option? What if I added another option called "complete" ...
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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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How can I add Milestones to a Sharepoint 2010 GANTT chart?

I'm trying to add dates for bank holidays as well as others onto a GANTT chart through a milestone line. How can I achieve this?
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Joining lists and create dynamic columns

I have 3 lists A, B and C in the same site and i have to make a View joining them and generate few dynamic columns: Columns of A: Title (Indexed), Util(number) Columns of B: Title, Title_A (Lookup), ...
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Custom web part properties

I have a custom web part, and if a user clicks on Edit web part, the properties pane in IE 11 appears and disappears, so sort of flickers. In IE 8 it works fine.
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Get all active directory groups of a user

I have found many results on how to get all members of an AD group, but not the other way round. How can I get all AD groups a given SPUser belongs to and not just the SharePoint groups of that user ...
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How to create approval workflow for multiple lists (hundreds or more)?

I have site which has hundreds of lists. Now, I want to add an Approval workflow for each of them. If I manually create approval list workflow, it works fine. However, is there a way to create these ...
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Excel 2013 Not Saving To SharePoint 2010 Library

I've got a peculiar problem with a couple of users having issues saving back their Excel document to their Document Library. As it is now, they'll have issues when they open the document from ...
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Detect if a document or list item was deleted

I'm working on building a synchronizer for certain kinds of data from some lists to an outside application. Via the SOAP API, I can get updates and new items; by using CAML Queries, we can fetch all ...
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Vanity URLs or masking mysiteName/sitepages/ to just the URL

All my pages are having the urls www.domain.com/mysiteName/sitepages/Home.aspx www.domain.com/mysiteName/sitepages/1.aspx www.domain.com/mysiteName/sitepages/2.aspx ...
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SharePoint 2013 development environment

I'm a new SharePoint developer and I required the following key information:- 1) Development Environment:- Scenario: In case of multiple developers working on separate projects of SharePoint ...
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List/Workflow Calculations set field and display updated results in real-time?

I have what I can only assume is such a basic issue that I am overcomplicating and that is why I can't seem to find a solution. I have a list and want it to add two columns together and place the ...
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Client object model connect to site with different authentication enabled?

I have a site at SharePoint on-Premises which has both Form based authentication and windows authentication enabled. Users can login using either of them. Now, I try to use Client Object Model for an ...
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REST Data Souce not showing any data

I am trying to use a REST data source, by following this article. I create the data source, but when I insert it as a data view web part, nothing happens. If I enter just the path to the service in ...
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after updating February CU for SharePoint Server 2010 (KB 2597150) Workflow Issues

After installing February CU for SharePoint Server 2010 (KB 2597150), - I changed UserDefinedWorkflowMaximumComplexity to 10000 as I had 7 approval process in my SPD workflow. Now when the workflow ...
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What is this “1;#” for when get column as string in workflow?

I have a list ClientList which includes some companies info. Now, I create an approval workflow on a library which has a column 'Client'. At the end of workflow, I need to lookup the client column in ...
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How do I define a Content Type for Attachments?

I want to implement the answer found in Delete Attachment in SharePoint 2010 list: You can define a content type for attachments. Then, set an information management policy for the content type ...
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Crawled Properties - DateTime only showing Date and not Time

I've created a metadata property called CalendarEventDate. It is mapped to "ows_EventDate (DateTime)" or something like that. I did a full crawl afterwards and when I checked the raw XML, I found ...
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Moving SharePoint folders to a records center

I have been tasked to work on a way to archive a library of folders. The library only has sharepoint folders and, inside each folder, there are some documents. I thought a good way to archive this ...
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HTTP 403 Forbidden on SOAP calls

When I do some calls to SOAP services to SharePoint 2010 site (e.g. CopyIntoItemsLocal from Copy.asmx or CheckInFile from Lists.asmx) I get HTTP 403 Forbidden. I suspect this is somehow requires ...
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HTML + JQuery (CSOM) to add multiple item to a Sharepoint list and get their IDs

I try to use HTML + JQuery in CEWP to build some sort of analog of InfoPath's repeating table in order to be able to insert multiple items in a Sharepoint list using CSOM. The current task is to get ...
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SharePoint 2010 List Validation not working as expected for DataFormWebPart

I created a custom list and kept the "Title" as unique and required. When I use the ListFormWebPart in "NewForm.aspx" all the validations work fine, i.e. for required and dulicate entry it shows ...
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How to Create an Email Hyperlink to Another List in Designer

Using SPD 2010 (without code), I need to place a link in the body of an email to another list items form. I know how to do this for the current list. I’ve read where I can truncate the other lists ...
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How to change what web parts are available to use in a site?

When adding a web part to a Web Part page, the only option I have are Lists and Libraries category. I'm looking to add a Content Editor web part, but that is not available. Is there a setting under ...
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Show Status Title and icon only in web part

Specifically, I need to consume the Indicator title and the status icon on the front page of a web part page. Example: Network Status : Green icon, Marketing Status : Yellow icon. I don't want ...
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Get Site Path From URL

How can I programmatically extract the site path from a given URL? The solution would have to be able to handle paths with multiple levels of sub sites. The number of sub site levels is also not ...
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Filter on date linked data source

I have created a data view web part using a linked data source which has some 20 lists. I want to filter this to show items created in last 365 days. As it is a linked data source, it can not be done ...
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Why are Best bets not displayed (FAST Search)?

I am trying to make Fast Server (Sharepoint 2010) best bets to work but I am missing something. Fast Server Search is on a completely different server, so I tried adding the keywords in both site ...
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What to do when SharePoint Lists and SSRS isn't enough?

I've developed a complicated InfoPath web form for reporting outages. This system will be maintained by someone with little technical skill, so in a lot of places the form populates its dropdowns from ...
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Applying permissions to a sitemap driven global navigation

I recently took over for someone who left my company and so I don't know much about how they did that they did but here is what i see: We have a portal with a 3 tier drop-down navigation (can't use ...
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Moving a SharePoint 2010 folder (with documents in it) from one document library to another

I have a document library with a lot of folders into it and i need to move them to another document library given that a site column had a certain value. The destination list was created from a ...
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2010 Email Outlook Calendar Invite

I'm trying to create calendar events in SharePoint that, through workflow, send attendees the event invitation and give them the option to click a link to add it to their personal calendars. I've ...
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Display and filter items from multiple lists

I've got a request that I'm not exactly sure how to start or solution for. I've got say 3+ lists from multiple site collections. To make things easier, they're all Calendar lists with the same ...
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On library ItemUpdating the Name column's AfterProperty is null

I have an EventReceiver for one of my document libraries which compares some specific columns and their Before and After properties in the ItemUpdating event. When I try to compare the Name column ...
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Using exposed SP object from inside an iframe

I'm working on SharePoint server 2010. I have added a webpart, which is a simple HTML document. This document is loaded into an iframe and is rendered into the main screen. I would like to use the ...
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What is the installation order to add new language pack to an existing SharePoint farm?

I'm running an existing SharePoint 2013 (SP2010 should work the same) farm on a typical 3 tier topology. 1 WFE, 1 APP and 1 SQL. I'm running on Windows Server 2012 R2 English. SharePoint Server base ...
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Note Board Web Part - avoid entire page scroll

Is it possible to avoid entire page scoll of Note Board Web Part while note count increases ? Instead of reducing display note count value,I would prefer web part level scrolling.
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ows_EncodedAbsUrl results in 404 Not Found

I'm querying SharePoint 2010 SOAP services using GetListItems. My understanding is that the URL for each item should be ows_EncodedAbsUrl. For regular lists of baseType=0, the URLs that come back ...
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Populate new item form with info from page

Is it possible to populate this new item form with information already filled in another form? In this example, I have customized the default new item form to include a webpart to another list. ...
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2010 - List page editing with datasheet view

I have been asked to modify an existing list view using a datasheet web part to include static text to the right of the list (they want this text to constantly appear as users scroll down the ...
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Item-level Security on SSRS report from SharePoint list

We have created an SSRS report from SharePoint 2010 list. We have item level permission in the source list, so the user can view only the items for which they have privilege. But in SSRS report it ...
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Open Excel file in browser returns error

I have configured an excel document library to open in the browser. The file was published to the document library. The document library was set to open the file in the browser. When the file is ...
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SPF2010: Using a lookup for a default value

I have two lists: one is a list of customers, and one is a list of service calls. The customer list has [Driving Distance], which is the distance from our central office to their office; likewise, ...