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HTML snippet in several page layouts?

I have a project with multiple page layouts. Some of these page layouts need a very simple image carrousel. I would like to create a single html file and reference it somehow in several page layouts. ...
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Accessing Metadata from a Subsite/Web Efficently

Here's my scenario; I have a parent site with up to a few dozen child sites off of it (2010 environment). I want to be able to get metadata about each site, for example a date relevant to that site. ...
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Unable to retrieve the properties ' selectLayout ' null reference or undefined

Ssometimes I have problems when I have to add an item or a complete change from a list previously created . In these cases it happens that the ribbon is unusable and the javascript error returned is ...
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DFWP not saving

Hi I have a site page with a DFWP and this page is being called by: SP.UI.ModalDialog.ShowPopupDialog('EditTeams.aspx'); in the editteams.aspx the dataform by default has a save and cancel button. ...
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closing a dialog box after cancel or save

I open an aspx page located in SitePages which contains a DFWP and opens with the following code: NewItem2(event,'EditTeams.aspx'); The page opens and I can see a save and cancel button. If any of ...
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Presence not displayed on Person or group field

I have a SharePoint 2010 site collection where the People or Group fields like "Created By" or "Modified by" show only the name of the user, without the presence dot next to it. However, I have other ...
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The new Word for Mac version (15.17.1) is not opening docs in SharePoint library

Our user is trying to open Word for Mac documents in a standard SharePoint 2010 library. He upgraded Word for Mac a few weeks ago, to the 15.17.1 version. Before, he could work in collaborative mode ...
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sharepoint adding space for field with no content

I have a field in pagelayout. When I save the page with the field empty, in the view mode, sharepoint adds <div>&nbsp;</div> Is it sharepoint default behavior? is there a way to ...
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Remove a list element by the workflow of another list

I have 2 lists in the same site : listA and listB. When an element is entered in listA, it's copied into listB. I have an additional field called "OK?" in list B. Here is my problem : I would like ...
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How to check where 'SPEmailEventReceiver' is attached?

I created a simple event receiver of SPEmailEventReceiver. But while creating it, Visual Studio did not ask me on which list/library it needs to be attached. In PowerShell I know that I can get event ...
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Modify a workflow after it has been associated with a library

I need to make some changes to what actions a workflow takes. Currently, the workflow is associated with "My Library", and is manually started and assigned when a document is added to a library. ...
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How to create a calendar with task count?

I need to create a calendar for 4-5 set tasks that get assigned to a set group of 40-50 individuals. That part's easy enough, but I also need to be able to show a WTD and MTD count of each task ...
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Remove the NO-REPLY from the workflow emails

I'm using workflows in Sharepoint 2010. I have a task that sends an email, but the sender is always NO-REPLY for the emails sent, how can I change that?
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get user information by account name or e-mail for users that are not in the site's user list using javascript in 2010

I have either a user's e-mail address or account name. I need to get their other information like name, department and title. Everything I have read online only works if the user in question is in ...
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IE prompts SP site twice and renders error

This problem has been plaguing me for quite some time. I have done some research but can't come to a conclusion that I can execute. I have IE10 and when I browse some sites in SP I get prompted twice ...
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Difference in Working Days with decimals

I have tried everything possible and cannot get this to work. I want days with 2 decimal points. Here are the methods attempted: This method gives no decimal points: =DATEDIF([In ...
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Possible to create other forms based on a form submission?

I am working on a problem where I need to generate tags automatically based upon information that users fill out in a form. I am working with Office 2010. Workflow: I have a repeating table for the ...
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collect data from user in workflow custom email - link to approve

I have the exactly same question as mentioned here : Collect Data from User in Workflow - custom email - collect data URL creation I want to send a custom email but including the link to the form ...
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Short Javascript script to detect if an item value with yes then redirect sharepoint page?

Is there a way to place a small JQuery/Javascript code to detect if an item list value is equal to yes and if so redirect the page using Content Editor Webpart? If "Status=no" Then <meta ...
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Moving wiki pages results in duplicate

Summary Moving a wiki page to a subfolder errored, creating a copy in the destination, but leaving the original file and links. How can I rectify this; i.e. rollback or correct the move (without ...
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Maximum Number of users for SharePoint Online Query

I'm currently looking at migrating an On-Premise 2010 environment to SharePoint Online. I see on the following page it says there is a 300 user limit. Could anybody elaborate on this limit, is it ...
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Using key-value defined in Site Options inside Designer Workflow

We have some key-value defined in Site Options for a site using SharePoint Designer. We want to use these values inside our Reusable Workflow designed using SharePoint Designer. I searched but cannot ...
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Add a hyperlink to a list item pointing to a folder that is NOT on a server (Shared folder)

I have modified my list to the point where I can now add hyperlinks to it, but it does not appear that I can simply add my link to the hyperlink field as I had thought. I attempt to enter the address ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Advanced Search

This is the question related to the Advanced Search. The second Test Box value "The Exact Phrase is getting cleared", once I search the required Word Documents (like Alerts, and Result Type = Word ...
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Getting too many groups when sorting after grouping on spgridview?

When applying a sort on my spgridview after grouping, the sort does works but the groups are splited in many others labeled identically. For instance, if I have: group 1 4 2 group 2 3 group 3 ...
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changing font size does not work in content editor webpart - SharePoint 2010

I have SharePoint 2010 site with custom master page and custom css. The link to css file is referenced in master page. In the custom css, font size for hyperlinks is specified as 10px. Users add ...
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Domain user returns false when I validate user using PrincipalContext ValidateCredentials

I have created a function to check domain user is valid or not and I have deployed this function to service.asmx in _layouts folder public bool CheckUser(string username, string password, string ...
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Color coded Calendar is not working as expected

I have used the below code to color code for my calendar in my SP 2010 site'shome.aspxpage within aContent Editor Web Part`. But somehow, no color been added when I create a new item in the calendar ...
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List View Threshold questions

I've done tons of reading on the list view threshold and ways to work around it but I haven't been able to answer a couple questions or ultimately find a good way to deal with it in my situation. ...
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Export and Import a Site Page using PowerShell

I am familiar with how to export/import a site using PS. My question is, is it possible to do the same operation with a Site Page? For example, SiteA/default.aspx contains 2 Site Pages called ToDoList ...
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Custom Form Does Not Display “Name” value

I created a custom EditForm for my document library and the field Name that containing the document name is not showing up. How to insert it in my form ? This article is talking about a similar ...
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Read the entire Excel file in atom format using Excel Services

I am trying to read Excel file stored in Document Library using Excel Services. I need to fetch the entire workbook content in a single request call. I have tried using Ranges using it like ...
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rollback a deployed wsp solution in sharepoint

I have published a solution and deployed it. Add-SPSolution “C:\Users\Admin\Documents\LeaveManagementPortal.wsp" Install-SPSolution –identity "LeaveManagementPortal.wsp" -GACDeployment This ...
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display webpart title based on variation

I have webpart properties called EnglishTitle and FrenchTitle for english and french variations. Currently when rendering pages, SharePoint displays Title first and I am changing that to English title ...
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How to create multiple RBS stores for a single content database

I have a sharepoint content database and one RBS store configured with this content db. and it can be possible to create one another RBS store for the same contet database. this sharepoint web ...
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Command and Parameter Editor will not retain SQL Text

I have written a query that will provide a count of items by year and it works fine when running in SQL Management studio. I get the results I expect in 2 columns. select a.logged as logged, ...
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How to not reach the sharepoint error page?

I have a link that redirect users on the 'unexpected error is occured' page when they type a wrong code and submit it. If the code is valide the redirection is done and they reach the correct page. ...
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'ctx' variable in SharePoint

Recently I came across the variable ctx (link) in SharePoint which allows you to get the name of current list/library without any fuss. Apparently the ctx variable has quite few more tricks up its ...
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How to Archive a Site as a Sub Site

I'm having a tough time cracking this and need some assistance. Below is a site called TestSite, that is used to archive other sites not in use located at ...
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How to hide default links in quick launch

Does anyone know how I can hide the Libraries and Discussions from the quick launch shown below?
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How to get the current list/library name using JSOM?

How to get the current list/library name using JSOM? So far I found two snippets which return GUID of the current list/library, but not the name. // Using standard JSOM ...
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Hide Add New Item Icon in Async refresh also

I am having a LVWP on a custom WebPart page. Got few properties set for webpart are as follows: Inline editing is allowed ASync refresh is allowed Manual Refresh is allowed Now the problem I am ...
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SharePoint 2010 how to use conditional CSSRegistration

I am trying to use a conditional CssRegistration command in SharePoint 2010, but is not working. Here is the command I am using: <SharePoint:CssRegistration ID="CssRegister1" name="<% ...
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SharePoint 2010, filter Document Set in URL

I'm trying to filter a document set in SharePoint 2010. For example, the URL to the main document library is #1) http://uat/sites/dps/doc/Forms/folders.aspx I would access a document set like this ...
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Javascript Does Not Work in Internet Explorer

For my list I have created a custom NewForm.aspx and EditForm.aspx that uses a custom stylesheet and javascript/jQuery with spservices. The page works wonderfully in Firefox. But when I open the ...
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Export a custom Document Library using PowerShell

I would like to know how to export a document library (SharePoint 2010) using PowerShell and also saving metadata about content. I need to repopulate the document library with items coming from ...
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selecting a word in edit mode selects entire paragraph

This issue occurs in IE and works fine in chrome the issue is, when I edit a page, and click on a word in page content, it selects the entire paragraph!, it looks like a block and the cursor changes ...
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Create Template for Page with List and CEWP

In our portal we have a List that acts as a signup sheet, and above it we have inserted a CEWP to provide some directions. Is there a way that I can save the combination as a template of some kind? ...
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Approve/Reject a task from a custom InfoPath form?

We are using the OOTB Approval workflow for some tasks that is kicked off when a user enters info on a custom InfoPath form and clicks submit. The user receives the OOTB email with instructions to ...
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Excel Documents dropping MetaData in a Document Library when edited

Currently in our environment we have an approval based library that houses several documents, all categorized and utilizes Metadata columns to group and sort those documents. When an individual edits ...