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Using a template folder structure

In my team, we're all new in SharePoint and want to use it for our project file storage. A template folder structure consists of 7 folders in one main folder. 6 of this 7 folders need special ...
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Video has no sound

We added a video into the audio/video webpart. The video plays but there is no sound. If we play the video directly from another location, it works with sound. Only in SharePoint there isn't a sound. ...
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How to download Tags / keyword tags from a Site collections - SP 2010

I have a scenario, we have a web application where multiple site collections are hosted. among which there are 3 site collections... sub sites within each site collection which are critical for users ...
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Logo doesn't appear normally to some users

There is normal version which shows mostly to all users: There is error version which shows currently to 2 users: Worth to mention that those 2 users have read permission on homepage, somewhere ...
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My Sites Sharepoint Documents disappearing after edit

With My Sites running on Sharepoint 2010 when viewing a colleagues/users profile "Content" section we see the SharePoint Documents web part. It shows all the files that this specific user has given me ...
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Sessions in sharepoint Web part

I have read many articles. Some mention that to enable session state we have to start the asp.net state service in services.msc. then run power shell: enable.spsessionstate -defaultProvision Then add ...
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custom sort order in sharepoint 2010 custom list

How can I add a custom sort order to items in a custom list? I am building a publishing site with completely custom branding master pages and page layouts if that makes a difference. --- UPDATE --- ...
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What is SP.dateTimeUtil.js?

I found SP.dateTimeUtil.js contains all date and calendar formats and modified one of them to customize display of dates but SP 2010 doesn't use this file anywhere. I need customized Calendar.aspx and ...
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How do I get a content type's parent name via powershell?

I am attempting to write a powershell script to pull content type names applied to lists, and their respective parent content type name. Unfortunately, I seem to have run into a hurdle - whenever I ...
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Group management - Site owner ability to add to other group except its own

I'm wondering if it's possible to have the following scenario: In each subsite, there are three groups: Site Owners Site Authors Site Readers I'd like to have only the site collection admins to be ...
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Listdata.svc is available on a site, but not its parent

I have a Sharepoint 2010 Enterprise site with many subsites. I'd like to access listdata.svc with REST, but I find that out of 60 sites and subsites, ...
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How do you check if a term already exists in a term store?

I currently have a term set of document types that goes two levels deep. I'm using a table that a poweruser manages to sync the terms in the term store. The problem I'm having is when I compare a ...
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How to change a site's site template when migrating from SP2010 to SP2013

I am in the process of upgrading a SP2010 farm to SP2013. This farm originally started as a SP2007 farm that I've successfully migrated to SP2010 through the database attached method. There are ...
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Get the template File from an Infopath Library via Webservice

I am trying to create a new Document in an Infopath library in a SharePoint 2010 Server. It worked quite well when trying to do the job via WebPart (server side). var mySpSite = ...
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Populate People Picker from a SharePoint Person or Group Column

I have a visual webpart with a people picker in it which does successfully save people chosen to a SharePoint person or group column on my Entry Form. On my custom Edit Form I just need to read the ...
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Problem syncing project task list back in when using custom fields

I have a project task list on Sharepoint 2010, which I want to sync to a Project file so data can be added back and forth. To add some custom fields, I have created a content type which inherits from ...
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Stream video to a Media Web Part from a UDP address?

The 'location' of the streaming video is a UDP address (ex. udp://@000.000.0.0:4444). I would like to stream this feed to a Media Web Part in SharePoint 2010. I have tried plugging the address into ...
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LMS for SharePoint 2010 [duplicate]

What is the best LMS for SharePoint 2010? Has any one used the SharePoint learning kit from codeplex (https://slk.codeplex.com) in SharePoint 2010 environment and does it have any issues? LMS can be ...
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Exporting discussion board with all the replies

Is there any way to export a discussion board to Excel with all the replies? I've tried clicking on Export to Excel from the ribbon, but what I get isn't what I want as this does not give me the ...
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Expand collapse text on a Wiki page

I am trying to have a section of text on a Wiki page hidden by default, but when clicking on a link/header the text is then unhidden/expanded. I have searched online and thought I was getting ...
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My Settings Link disappears sometimes

In the Top right Context Menu from SharePoint 2010 there exists a link "My Settings". Does anyone know why this link disappears to some users? They all use IE version 8.0 not Chrome or firefox or ...
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Tagging of Documents while saving them and pull up in SharePoint?

I am working on OOB designing of a SharePoint site and have a question regarding tags. As of now the enterprise taxonomy is being developed and My Sites is not yet enabled. We will have large number ...
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Coercion Failed issue

I have this issue, it´s a simple workflow: users have to input two dates and the workflow should wait until one of those dates and send an email when that date is "today". It just doesn´t work at all, ...
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Site template requires feature enabled error

I'm trying to take a site template I downloaded from another site collection and make it a sub site on another collection. I keep getting this error when trying to create the site from the template. ...
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How to wait for two conditions in a Sharepoint Designer 2010 Workflow

I have a workflow in SPD10 and I want to tell the workflow to wait for two different conditions. So the workflow make the same thing after the wait of either the first or the second condition. How ...
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Visual Studio 2010: Can it be used from client machine?

SP2010 and Visual 2010 I'm a site collection administrator and have been doing all SP development using SPD. However, I just got Visual Studio 2010 installed on my machine (SP hosted on a server ...
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How to get a summary of all SharePoint discussion board posts that day

I am using SharePoint 2010 and have access to SharePoint designer 2010 to create workflows. I would like to create a workflow that notifies users of all new discussion board posts made that day. This ...
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Deleted by the gatherer SharePoint 2010

My site crawling was ok but suddenly it crawled only few pages. When check the history it showed deleted by the gatherer. After that I did the reset index and I did the full crawl again but still it ...
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Why doesn't changes appear for other users?

Whenever I change something on a SharePoint site, no one more than I can see that change. When I log in with another user, the things i changed on the site does not apply for them. I always make sure ...
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Program developed on SP2010 work for 2013?

I have a program which was developed on SP2010. It refers SharePoint dll in a c# console program to get SPWeb info, then get some library info. Now, I need to make it work in SP2013. When I run it, ...
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Managing SharePoint 2010 site collections with continually changing URLs

Our company has a SharePoint 2010 team collaborative environment that is based on the organizational structure - for example, we have top-level site collections for Finance, IT, etc. with the ...
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Set value of “column b” with “column a”

I would venture to guess the answer to this is no but I am going to ask anyway... Is there any way, without an event handler, to set "column b" equal to "column a" without changing the default value ...
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Can you grant permission to a user to only have access to one file and not the entire site?

Can you grant permission to a user to only have access to one file and not the entire site?
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How to add custom values to a people or group field

I created a list that maintains personnel information and completed training. I use a Person or Group column to prevent misspelled names and future expansion for a workflow. I need to maintain ...
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formatted “Date Only” Date&Time field reveals random hour set inside

I have a list of simple out of office events, each one has a Start Date and an End Date - both Date&Time fields set to Date Only. I displayed those events in a calendar view and to my surprise ...
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How to setup network in a two-machine environment for developing?

I took over a SharePoint developing virtual machines images (VMWare) after a colleague quit. It is two machines developer environment, one with SharePoint Server, the other one with SQL. When I ...
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Sharepoint list 2010 connecting to excel refresh data

I've managed to export all the files to Excel and upload it to Sharepoint location. This Excel file is used as table of content of all documents that we have in our company. I've also managed to set ...
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Conditional Formatting

I have been able to successfully format a list based on due date. Eg. Due date - 7 is green and due date >= current date in red. etc. I have done this using SPD2010. The challenge here is that the ...
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Using SharePoint exception handling in hybrid application

I am struggling to figure out a way to handle exceptions in my application. My application is Hybrid and mainly a .Net application that uses SharePoint 2010 for document management only. I want to ...
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Web control is not safe

I have a code which is deployed with the delegate control, but when i try to call it in the logs i see an error: class 'My.Custom.MyWebControl': The control with assembly name xxx' class name ...
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Adding a link to an email address within SharePoint 2010

I'm a bit of a novice when it comes to SharePoint. My company has recently updated from 2003 to 2010 and i'm trying to re-build my SharePoint site within 2010. In the existing site, I've been able to ...
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CAML query on external list not looking beyond ECT filter limit

I have an external list which is tied to an external content type. The external content type is tied to a SQL table with about 3000 records. I have set up a Read Item operation, and a Read List ...
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does user profile service application or synchronisation pull in AD details like password and expiry?

We use user profile service application for one way AD sync . we can pull in data like the name email phones etc. I would like to know if there was any way in which we could retrieve the password ...
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CQWP Content Query Web part and the whole import/export process

I am building a corporate intranet with a totally custom design and need to use CWQP in order to pull data from lists (home page carousel and quick links) and subsites (news article rollups etc). ...
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Columns that are not shared with all Libraries

I have created a new column and would like it to show up in a single library, but when I create it the column shows up in all libraries. So my question is, how do I create columns that will only show ...
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How do i convert a Sharepoint 2010 master page to Sharepoint 2013 master page

What is the best approach to converting a SP 2010 master page into a SP 2013 master page? After performing an upgrade from SP 2010 to 2013, our public facing website lost its style and structure. Also ...
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Limit search results based on field in list

My search basically just has one scope to crawl everything. Can someone provide me with brief overview or link to guide to: setup a new scope to filter results Setup managed and crawled properties ...
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Encryption of connection string in Web.Config to separate SQL Server

Server One: OS Windows Server 2008 + MS SharePoint 2010; Server Two: OS Windows Server 2008 + MS SQL Server 2008 I need to encrypt the connection string in web.config on Server One to connect to ...
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SharePoint 2010: Open .webpart file in Web Part Gallery in browser like .xml file

I am migrating from WSS 3.0 to SharePoint Server 2010. In WSS in the Web Part Gallery, I could open .xml files for a custom Web Part in the browser, as long as they had the < ?xml... > tag. With ...
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Why do I get <nativehr>0x80131904</nativehr> when connecting to a Site-URL?

I have a virtual machine I use for SharePoint 2010 developement. On this machine I have all rights all permissions. The SQL Server runs there and SharePoint is installed. In this VM I created a ...