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Can't see files in master page folder in Sharepoint Designer 2010 but It's still there

When I open SharePoint Designer 2010, and open master page folder, the folder is empty, and no files are showed. If I go to browser and check the same folder, all files are there. How can I fix it?
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How to start workflow independently

Good day, I have a list that has a custom workflow that starts when an idem is created. I the workflow i have a codeActivity that creates multiple items on the list. This in turn starts multiple ...
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Is there any Uservoice equivalent available?

I would like to put an "Uservoice" system on my Sharepoint Foundation 2010 system. However, I can't find any relevant information on Google. It pointed me Sharepoint and Uservoice as concurrent ...
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The list cannot be displayed in DataSheet view

I have two SharePoint Enterprise 2010 sites in two different farms. Both sites I am accessing with my local browser IE 10 (32-bit). List1 in Site1 can be opened in DataSheet view but List2 in Site2 ...
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Can I lock the cells size in a datasheet view?

I'm working on Sharepoint2010. I have a datasheet which users can edit free. However I've noticed that everyone can change the size of the cells and even add other columns. How can I prevent any user ...
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I want to tag documents to make search easier

first time I try to work 2010 search functionality. I need to be able to tag documents in a document library, so that my users can type in keywords that will lead to those documents. I know ...
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Calling SharePoint web services

After some research on calling SharePoint webservices, it seems that using the following URL: https://yoursite.sharepoint.com/_vti_bin/lists.asmx?wsdl would allow me to request data from ...
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SharePoint 2010 and Outlook 2013

I am using SharePoint 2010 and have meeting workspaces, how can I link and create new meeting workspaces from Outlook 2013?
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Retrieve List items using CAML Query

I have a list which contains 3 columns -ID, TicketState and EndDate ID TicketState EndDate(DD-MM-YYYY) 1 Open 10/10/2012 2 Closed ...
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jquery to get xml, file urls ending with x_.000 instead of file name

I'm trying to return the URL of some attachments for a topic. I try to do the following to receive the url: $(document).ready(function() { GetFiles(); }); function GetFiles() { ...
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SharePoint / InfoPath Workflow (One List To Another)

I created an InfoPath 2010 form to be used in our SharePoint 2010 Foundation intranet site. The workflow for this form is as followed: User initially fills out form a. if the user is a generic ...
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Data Alert menu option missing from SSRS report

I have an SSRS report and I want to put a Data Alert on it, but the menu option isn't available. The menu option is selected for the webpart, and it's a shared data source with stored credentials. ...
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Can I extract a list with a button in infopath 2010?

I'm working on sharepoint 2010. I want to know if it's possible to create a button which extract the list the infopath is based on in an excel sheet. Thanks.
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Blog not responding to underlying list changes

I have a blog that uses an underlying list (SharePoint 2010). I have changed the view so that any blog post in the Category "Test Post" will not appear in this list (be hidden)(it works!). However, ...
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How to find all users that have site permission called Manage Permissions

In our SharePoint Enterprise 2010 sites lots of users have the site permission called Manage Permissions. We would like to find the list of all those users using a technique that does not require ...
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SharePoint Designer Workflows read .XOML file programmically using c#

I need to get list of all the workflows using a custom activity. I visited a workflow using designer and have the name of the activity. I just need to read that xoml file and see whether that file ...
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Use a Delegate Control on a content page

I created a delegate control which compares the address a user linked from (HttpContext.Current.Request.Path) and if it is correct, I provide a link to a given url. I would like to use this in a ...
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Multi lingual stemming Sharepoint 2010

I am looking for best practices in configuring stemming in multi lingual SP10 environment (no FAST). Is there a way of controlling which stemmer is used rather than having sharepoint use the browser ...
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How to update content type to include additional lookup fields for all instances of content type?

I have created a lookup field as a site column in my root site. The field also brings several additional columns showing information from the list. It is used in a root site content type. I have ...
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Saving content in a <div> with jQuery in SharePoint 2010

I have written a tiny bit of code that displays an information box for the users and a button to make this information box go away. I have placed the code snippet in a Content Editor webpart on the ...
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SharePoint 2010 UserProfileService GetUserProfileByName - different results for similar input syntax

I have a problem where a call from a browser enabled InfoPath form to the UserProfileService in SP 2010 returns at 500 error: "Warning The following query failed: GetUserProfileByName (User: ...
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XSLT: Set the background colour of cell when the task is overdue

I currently have this XSLT added to my list (snippet): ... <xsl:param name="Today">CurrentDate</xsl:param> <xsl:template name="FieldRef_printTableCell_EcbAllowed.Due_x0020_Date0" ...
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Store Task List Item Attachment to Directory At End of Workflow

I am trying to develop a workflow using SharePoint 2010 Foundation, that moves a task list item with a PDF attachment from list to list, going from one department to another. When one person signs ...
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How to link from one item to another?

I want to have a field in Content Type A that can link an item to an item in the same list but a different content type (Content Type B). So for example, A-1 and A-2 link to B-1, A-3 links to B-2, ...
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Archiving SharePoint Sites Removing Permissions

A team separate from mine has started Archiving SharePoint sites and selecting the options to not delete the sites. Permissions for the archived sites are being removed when this happens. It seems ...
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SP2010: Attach File for custom newform

SP2010 Created a custom newform using blank .aspx page. Can't seem to get the Attach File function to work. I've tried multiple ways, closest I've got was getting the 'browse for file' but after ...
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Unable to update an excel file in SP

One of our users is currently trying to update an excel file that is saved directly to our SP document library. Whenever he tries to update it and save it the changes for some reason never save. It ...
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Accessing web.config file of central administration

Pretty simple problem, but can't find a solution. Mostly because most of examples of reading web.config asks to use web application name, which is empty string for central administration. So is there ...
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Survey widget, have a pre-loaded first answer to question ? (screenshots)

We are sending the survey link to clients so they can evaluate our work. The link they receive by email brings them here : Once they click there, they have to select the # of project that ...
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Have workflow add items in a list contained in a different site scope in SP 2010

I've been tasked to create two distinct site structures, which will contain one list each. One list will have a workflow associated with it, this workflow having to, once activated, add and update ...
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sharepoint 2010 user profiles Access denied error

We have provisioned MySites for users and created a new permission level according our company requirements, wherein the Mysite is visible only to the MySite owners. Now, from which ever page we are ...
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Cannot create a new list/site in SharePoint 2010

I have received a below error message while creating a new application in SharePoint 2010 such as list, library or site. Is there any suggestions?
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Cannot create a timer job with a yearly schedule

I want to create a custom timer job with a SPYearlySchedule. The job deploys successfully, but when I view its settings in the central admin, it is shown to have an hourly schedule: Furthermore, as ...
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Document Approval Workflow with Rollback

I have this question and was wondering if someone could answer me. How can I implement a document approval workflow with notification rollback. Something like: User A sends to user B; user B ...
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Deployiment Issues - multiple webparts

If my SharePoint Project has multiple web parts, then I should see multiple .webpart files when I deploy the solution and check the webpart gallery, right? If not then what do I do/why is it ...
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Plain HTML css-links and script-links in a Visual Webpart? (sp2010)

The recommended way of adding js and css to any Sharepoint component is using Sharepoint:CSSLinks and RegisterClientScriptBlock. But I hate it! I like being able to use as much pure HTML as possible, ...
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How to add a Site column of type “Managed Metadata”to a SharePoint 2010 List with c#

I would like to know if is that possible to add a Site column of type "Managed Metadata" to a SharePoint 2010 List with c# Thanks a lot for your help Regards, Arioule
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Problem editing document set in SharePoint

I want to customize the edit form for document sets. I know that it uses editform.aspx. I create jQuery code inside content editor web part. When I edit document sets attribute, it works with content ...
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Why I get now login prompt when I try to add new document or save as existing document?

I am using sp2010. When I try to add a new document in a library I got a login prompt. When I open an existing word document and click on save as I got also the login prompt. Before I didnt got this ...
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get data by id from other page using jquery ajax on sharepoint 2010

I'm trying to retrieve specific data value by id from other page on my site by using query ajax. by debugging on Chrome canary i have seen that I'm getting all the page data on dataAll ,and than ...
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PeopleEditor auto complete 2010

I am working on a custom solution for SP2010 and the customer ask me to make PeopleEditor auto complete like OOB PeopleEditor on SP2013 Can any one help me accomplish this?
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How to view a published form?

Unbelievably simple question here, but I cannot for the life of me figure it out... I created an InfoPath form and published it to the SharePoint site following the wizard's instructions. Then when I ...
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SP2010: Displaying CAML query results in XsltListViewWebPart

How can I get my CAML query to call the results on a XsltListViewWebPart in SP2010? Before I continue, 3rd party codes are not supported in the environment I'm working with and this particular page of ...
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Managing a SharePoint 2010 list from a SharePoint 2013 web application

I am replacing a colleague for the support of SharePoint intranets including a SharePoint 2010 one and a SharePoint 2013 one. Is there a way to manage a list of the SP2010 intranet from the SP2013 one ...
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Display Sum for Multiple Columns

I have a list with four columns to track different types of commissions (agent commissions and broker commissions): Agent____Amount____Broker____Amount John_____$50________Henry_____$50 ...
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How to limit the file upload size for a specific document library in SharePoint 2010?

I want to limit the file upload size for a specific document library in SharePoint 2010. I do know that the upload size is for the entire web-application rather than a specific site/sub-site/library. ...
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Show external link as subsubsite in global navigation

I'm using SharePoint 2010. I have several different site collections, but two of them have some information that concerns both collections. Until now the same information has been maintained ...
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Validate a Single line of text column type of list in sharepoint 2010 to accept only alphabets?

How to validate a Single line of text column type of list in SharePoint 2010 to enter accept only alphabets? no special character and no number should be allowed in that field.
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Farm backups take a very long time

My farm backups seem to be getting longer and longer to complete. It has gone from about 3 hours to 8-9 hours in the space of month. The growth of the database in that time has been a slow steady ...
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Workflow approval issue with multiple approvers

Seeking SharePoint 2010 advice: I am new to SharePoint 2010 and InfoPath, and I am taking over a project for a person who is no longer with the company. From my understanding he has created a form ...