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Recurring event in calendar showing as a single event in list view

I have a calendar with recurring events. When I try to create a view in list and using 'group by' month & year, it is not showing recurring items separately in each month category. How can I get ...
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How to resolve SharePoint 2010 Error Event 5586 - Some part of your SQL statement is nested too deeply.

The SharePoint 2010 server is returning some error message on Windows Event Viewer and SharePoint logs. Windows Event Viewer is returning the following error message: Event 5586, SharePoint ...
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Unable to use custom master file in DisplayForm

So I am attempting to use a custom master file for the DisplayForm on a list. The only customization is that it is v4.master but with a different X-UA-Compatible browser chosen. When I go to attach ...
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List group shows entire list

I have a Enterprise SharePoint 2010 list view that is grouped by a choice column and shows the number of items in that group but when I expand any group it shows the entire list instead of just the ...
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Where can I find the list of available properties for SPNavigationNode?

In SharePoint 2010 (as well as other versions) with Publishing enabled, you have an SPWeb.Navigation.TopNavigationBar object. This represents the links you see in the Top Link Bar, and is a collection ...
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My field in workflow task is still required even after made it optional

Environment : Sharepoint Foundation 2010 A few days ago, I wanted to make my field required in a workflow task. For that, I made required my field under the content type. But, this had no effect. ...
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Delete column of a list with content type which is not mine

Environment : Sharepoint Foundation 2010 I created a helpdesk list which contains a default content type. When I go to the list settings, I cannot : Delete any field already created at the same ...
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remove and re-add user account for site collections through powershell

Having trouble find any resources for using Powershell to remove and re-add an user account for site visitors. I have 80+ sites where I need to iterate through and remove the current visitor account ...
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Check calendars from Exchange to know when a person is out of office

Environment: Sharepoint Foundation 2010 I want to check calendars from an Exchange Server. It is to know when a person is out of office. This will be useful to transfer a workflow task automatically ...
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Copy data from Master list to sub lists?

Currently we have 5 Lists, one of which is a Master Data List. The user wants to be able to copy items from his spreadsheet onto the Master data list which contains a column called Region. The other 4 ...
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IE=edge Error Editing Lists

So i recently switched my master pages to: <meta http-equiv="X-UA-Compatible" content="IE=edge"/> from the former <meta http-equiv="X-UA-Compatible" content="IE=8"/> In order to ...
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SharePoint 2010 Infopath Rule to hide section based on initiator

Creating a form in infopath 2010, I want to create a rule that hides a section of fields based on if the initiator equals a manager field value. Is there a way to set up a rule depending on who sends ...
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Select 5 items with caml beginning at the fifth row

I can get the 5 first items of a list with caml : var collListItemToBeUpdated = ""; var listItemToBeUpdated = ""; var enumerator; function getItemsToBeUpdated2() //this function ...
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Unable to see documents uploaded to library folders in SP2010

I'm a SharePoint administrator and have recently given a colleague contribute access to a site library to upload a suite of handover folders / documents. He's successfully done this and can see the ...
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SharePoint 2010 NLB with Multiple Web Applications

I have a Farm with two WFE servers and I would like to set up Network Load Balancing between the two servers BUT there are two Web Applications. Does anyone know of a guide or have experience that ...
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camlQuery rowlimit not working on a list

I'm trying to update some elements in a list with client object and caml query. It's working, my values are updated, but for all the items (around 15) even I have a rowlimit of 5 : var ...
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2010 - Cascaded DropDown doesn't work with SPServices

I want to use SPServices to get cascaded dropdowns. A first dropdown menu will include, depending on the first choice, the choices of the second dropdown menu. I have 3 lists. The first one is a ...
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Can't change library versioning settings

In SharePoint 2010, I have a default document library in a customized team site template (which I didn't create). When I try to change the versioning settings in the library to Create major and minor ...
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Using Powershell, can I run a report, export to PDF and save in Shared Documents Automatically?

I'm trying to determine how difficult it is to automate a process using Powershell. Using Report Builder, I created a simple report with a single parameter, the ID number of the list I use as a ...
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move list element to another list with Jquery

I have two lists and I would like to move a list item to another list on a webpart button click. Is there a way to move items using jquery in sharepoint? Thanks.
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Way to keep ID dynamic regarding the number of elements

I am simply asking if there is a way to keep dynamic a field ID auto incrementing in a list: I have 3 elements with ID 1, 2, 3 When Item with ID 2 is removed or moved, I want the element with ID 3 ...
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Calculate lines (elements) and set a value to a field with calculated column

I have a list with some columns, among these columns there is one named "palette". I would like to count the number of elements in the list, and put the value "1" for the ten first elements at the ...
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Cancel on modal confirmation dialog not working

I have a simple modal popup dialog launched on the "register" button of a "new element" form : $( ...
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“Go to” command option in SharePoint 2010 workflow

Do we have "go to" command option in workflow in SharePoint 2010? If not, kindly suggest any substitute method.
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Popup dialog to confirm a form

I have a list, and when I want to add an element inside, I want a popup dialog to ask me for a confirmation. If cancel is clicked, it stays on the form, awaiting a user's action on the form ; And if ...
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Setting up variable for 2nd list in DVWP

Say if i have a DVWP, made from a linked data source of 3 SP lists (call it A, B and C), and in the XSL codes, on the header part, i have the variable parameters for list A configured in it ...
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Sum of calculated column

I have to display the sum of the calculated column. I have to do this in sharepoint 2010 I tried all possibilities as of my knowledge but I couldn't make it. Is there any solution for this problem, ...
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SharePoint 2010 - Wiki Pages - modify Markup Styles

The site in question has a number of Wiki-type pages. I want to: 1: change the Rich Text Editor (Content Editor Web Parts and Rich Text fields for Lists) default font, default font color and font ...
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Check user has permissions for a sharepoint site

On a SharePoint site I've created a permissions group with contribute permission level. I've added an active directory group Domain/group1 to the SharePoint group. The group has around 100 of domain ...
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Does anyone use SharePoint to manage mini-projects? [closed]

Does anyone use SharePoint to manage mini-projects? If so, how? Any custom lists/workflows that you find helpful? I know SharePoint has an OTP Project Tasks list but it's very basic. I was thinking ...
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Replace top link navigation in SharePoint 2010

What it is the recommended way to replace the "top link navigation" by hardcoded links? (in SharePoint 2010)
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Branding ribbon and top link navigation

I'm working on a project in SharePoint 2010. The graphic designer developed styles to the top of the pages of SharePoint, which includes: Ribbon Title and icon Top link navigation Graphic design ...
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Adding filter manually to a DVWP using XSL

I have a 5 columns DVWP created using a linked data source (of 3 SP tables). The first 3 columns are from the first SP table, while the 4th and 5th column are from the remaining 2 SP tables. In the ...
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Make fields required in Workflow Task

Environment : Sharepoint 2010 Foundation I have a workflow that ask someone to do a custom task (created myself). This task has just 3 fields like "Approval", "Assigned To" and "Comments". I want to ...
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Query server is not responding after change the IP of Query server in search topology

query component is not responding and found the below error in Event viewer of wfe1 server after the change of IP for one of Query server. The following conditions are currently affecting index ...
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2010 SharePoint Designer Workflow Task Process

I re-built a 2013 WF on 2010 platform so I can have WF#1 trigger this (now 2010) WF#2. The WF runs, but the task doesn't send. If I change the task to an email it works fine. Is there some setting or ...
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Infopath form not submitting to correct library upon creation

I am using SharePoint 2010 with infopath. Currently I have a form library set up to submit infopath forms. The library is using the infopath form for the content type when creating new items. The ...
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Calendar List - CAML Query Next Two Events

I need to create a CAML query to obtain the following two events from a SharePoint 2010 calendar: To consider: There may be recurring events And exceptions to events The purpose is to show in a ...
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Google Local fonts in SharePoint

Which is the recommended way to include Google Fonts in SharePoint? It must be locally because there is no access to the Internet.
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How can I display the current SharePoint user from a c# Web Form hosted on IIS

I'm stuck on my project. I have Web Forms published in IIS that are shown in SharePoint 2010 site. From that Web Form, I want to show the current user in SharePoint. My solution is from ...
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Workflow doesn't start when Item is created

I have an initial workflow that is independent of this discussion where an item gets copied into list1. After this occurs, the workflow in question starts as expected since I have the workflow set to ...
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“Add New Item” Link on Page

My customer would like to move the "Add New Item" to the top of a list. How can I accomplish this without adding significant code to the site?
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owstimer eating up memories at app & wfe servers

We have SP 2010 farm with 1 app server and 2 WFEs. We have been facing issue with owstimer eating up the available memory at our servers randomly. meaning, at any point of time, 1 server max'd up ...
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How to get created date column of sharepoint list in the keywordquery result

I have created custom search page in SharePoint 2010 in which KeywordQuery class is used. I want to get created date column of list in the result. What I have done is created managed property and ...
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Restore unique permissions in 2010

A customer accidently clicked on Inherit Permissions on a Team Site in 2010. Is it possible to revert this action and get back all the unique permissions?
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Query Sharepoint databases in production

what are the important reasons to not query sharepoint production databases , if we want to run even select sql queries is any issue to database? in a case if i want to do select query and want to ...
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Updating the User Information List [duplicate]

So I'm trying to update the User Information List in SharePoint (hidden list). My User Profile Service and Mysites are all synced correctly with the most up-to-date information. Is there a particular ...
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Custom Webpart's views doesnt show

I created a custom list and wanted to have this as a webpart on another page of the sharepoint with the Datasheet view. It is working fine.. but this view doesnt show to another user. How can I fix ...
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How to increase the wss_logging database retention period

how to increase the wss_logging database retention period to store uls log files from default 14 days.
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Display full content of multiple lines of text column in list view when Append is enabled

Is it possible to display the full content of multiple lines of text column in list view when append is enabled? Right now it shows "Views Entries..." click on which i can view the column data.