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How to Create a Fiscal Year Instead of Current Year?

I’m using SharePoint Designer 2010 for a list workflow. I also have a second workflow and list that auto generates an “ID Number” in a column (using variables) with the current year and the next ...
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SP:2010 Hide column based on value display column

SP2010 Have an edit form, with a multiple choice column titled [Required] that is set as display. I'm trying to use jquery to hide certain columns based on the value of Required. Example. If ...
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Sharepoint 2010 List backup

I want to backup a list in sharepoint 2010 and restore in a different site. Am performing backup with "Granular Backup" option in Central Administration site and restoring using Import-SPWeb ...
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How To Add Approvers Workflow Comments In an Email?

I have a three-step Designer 2010 approval workflow. If any one of the approvers rejects the approval request I would like to add their comments in a separate email. I can’t figure out what lookup ...
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Provision pages to the site definiton after publishing is activated

I have a site definition, and in this site definition I would like to provision some pages with the webparts when the site is created using this template. I cannot provision whole the pages library ...
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get current user from word add-in sharepoint

How can i get the current user that loaded a file from a sharepoint library? When I load a file from a doc library on sharepoint, Word prompts me a window to type my UserName and Password to connect ...
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Show Incoming links on wiki page

How can I show incoming links on the wiki page itself in SharePoint 2010? Currently, there is a link on the right like in the picture below that allows you to navigate to a page that only has ...
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SP 2010 , SP 2013 and SQL Database

Can Sharepoint 2010 and Sharepoint 2013 use the same database (SQL 2012) ?
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How is DocumentSet Capture Version data stored in Content Database

Is it possible to know how a "DocumentSet Capture Version" data is stored in SQL Server Content Database ? (Not using OM but directly).
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Create site template from site which had publishing enabled

I have an issue regarding publishing site. Basically I've had a publishing website created as a template, with multiple pages in pages list, each page has different webparts. Then I disabled ...
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Create folders and subfolders in document library using client object model

How to create folders and subfolders in SharePoint document library using client object model? For example: India Andhra pradesh Hyderabad Hitech City
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System.Reflection.Assembly.Load() throws NullReferenceException in full trust Application Page

I have build on development server a reporting page(full trust) that loads dynamically the Form dll (partially trusted if it matters) from a library xsn and use it to get some data from the form ...
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How to create crawl rules to exclude root folder content but crawl subfolders

I've been trying to crawl an external site using SharePoint 2010 in which I'm only interested in crawling results for the content stored in various subfolders underneath a root path. The root path is ...
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Zero length (0 kb) minor version check in

We have an very rare issue where a user performs a minor check in for a document from Microsoft Word, and the commit is made, but with a 0KB file size. There's the v0.33 commit which was empty and ...
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Application Page opens at the top!

I have created 3 application pages for a List, NewForm, EditForm and DispForm to replace the out of the box forms. I have activated these pages as a feature and updated the NewFormUrl, EditFormUrl and ...
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Central Admin Site blank after I restore my database

We are upgrading from 3.o to SharePoint 2010. We have restored content database. We are able to connect to our sharepoint sites however when we connect to SharePoint Central Administration there are ...
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Change Content Type for SharePoint 2010 Wiki to Create Custom New Page

Here is what I want to accomplish: Inside of a Wiki Library, user says they need a new page and creates one using the [[ ]] syntax. Then when the user clicks that new link, they are asked to create ...
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Move ProjectServer 2007 Workspace to SharePoint Foundation 2010

I have a MOSS 2007 Farm running ProjectServer 2007. In parallel I have a SharePoint 2010 Foundation Farm. Now I am planning to shutdown the old MOSS 2007. Is there a way to export/move the ...
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Create a new summary task is not even an option?

Using Sharepoint 2010 and I have read that I should be able to create summary tasks just like I would in Project. But when I follow the instructions to create one, the option isnt even there. Not ...
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where are the IFS files coming from and how are they created?

I need to manage a SharePoint 2010 site, and I'm also learning SP:) btw: I'm also Site collection administrator. I've understood that each list has 3 displays forms. Newform.aspx Editform.aspx ...
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SharePoint Approval Workflow-Different Approvers

In my limited experience of approval workflows on SP, as I understand it you have to define who the approval individual(s) will be within the workflow itself. Whenever it is started it will ...
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Unable to access a tab on sharepoint 2010 for a particular user

When one of the users tries to access a tab on SharePoint 2010, it is throwing the following error: "An unexpected error has occured. Troubleshoot with MicrosoftSharepointFoundation. corelation ...
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My first row keeps repeating - <xsl:template match=“Row”>

I am getting data from a list with xsl and creating a nice print preview of that data. The table I am creating is correct except my first row keeps repeating (it has the column name and it is only ...
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spfdropdown conflicts with calendar webpart

I am setting up a foundation 2010 site and am using spfdropdown (from https://gist.github.com/alirobe/1312059) to mimic dropdown functionality offered in sharepoint server. This solution works great ...
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Can Access 2010 link to a SharePoint 2010 view?

I link Access 2010 to SharePoint lists all the time. Do some queries on the data and produce some reports. This all works well and fine when I am the one that created the list, mostly because I ...
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Adding a Custom Form to an Existing List Schema

Scenario A list is deployed using the OOB forms. Production data is added. We now need to add a custom form to the list. The forms are added using this approach: <Forms> <Form ...
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Foundation Content Databases (2010)

How many content databases can be created with SharePoint Foundation 2010? I am having a hard time finding the answer. I think only one can be created but, I am not sure. EDIT: I did not think so. ...
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How to get SPfile versions?

I'm making a .txt to store each version of a file after I perform a certain action. The code I'm running is simple: write("version number: 0.1"); write("modified : " + ...
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Is the sharepoint check in check out feature meant to be used only for microsoft office files-i.e. word, excel and powerpoint files?

I am trying to create a library of files which are used for PLCs ( Programmable Logic Controllers). The file name ends in .acd for these file. Right now when i Check out a file, it is not downloaded ...
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2010 List Grouping not staying expanded after edit

I have a list that I am grouping. In the previous version, when an edit was made, the group I was working in would stay expanded so I could just move onto the next item. In the 2010 version, it ...
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Add a sequence to list SharePoint 2010

I have a problem of sequence in the list SharePoint 2010. I need a column Sequence with format 000001. This column is in type of single text. I think the best way is customizing a workflow, but I ...
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Adding webparts programmatically to PersonalizationScope.User via postback button event

I have a custom list item Display Form with some button. Clicking on button must create and add XSLTListViewWebPart to specific zone + do some actions with view. protected void ...
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Caching stock ticker information

I need an advice where to cache the stock ticker info that i pull from a 3rd party service. The requirement is that if the ticker info is unavailable, i have to cache the last positive result set and ...
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Content in RichHtmlField not rendered as HTML

I have made a Content Type: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <Elements xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/sharepoint/"> <!-- Parent ContentType: Page ...
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Sharepoint 2010 - Is a workflow the simplest way to send mail notifications?

I have inherited a Sharepoint 2010 site. I have found a simple "list" with a few custom fields that the company used before and wants to use again. A new list item SHOULD generate an email with the ...
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required field is not showing up as required in Sharepoint 2010

I have changed a field on the List item to required field of project site when I go and add new item that filed doesn't show up as required field. See Below Can you advise why?
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SP2010: Modal not working on blank page

SP2010 I can't seem to have links open in a modal dialog, from a blank .aspx page. Here is what I've tried: <a title="Reserve a Conference Room" ...
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Adding multiple users to Assigned To Column

How do I add multiple users to the 'Assigned To' column. I changed the List Settings for this column to 'Allow Multiple Selections' still it shows an error 'You are only allowed to enter one item' ...
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Guess SharePoint version based on connection parameters

My client application uses the SharePoint Client Object Model against SharePoint 2010 and 2013. I would now like to add support for SharePoint Online. Users of my application specify the 'Url' to ...
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SharePoint 2010 - How to calculate the user base by then eCals?

How does Microsoft calculate the eCal for SharePoint 2010? On what basis? Lets say, couple of users left the organization or few of them are added in a quarter.
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Blank fields in repeating table makes form un-editable

We have an info path 2010 webform on SharePoint 2010 with a few repeating tables using cascading drop down fields to gather info. The problem is when a user does not complete all the fields in the ...
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Use a CQWP to create a list of document libraries

I have a site with a large number of document libraries. There are constant adds / archiving of document libraries, so the list changes. Is it possible to generate a dynamic list of links to these ...
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Unable to see the field created while uploading a document

I am uploading a document to Document library. Along with this I am creating a field called FieldID by combining 2 values. However I am unable to see this field in the document library and hence ...
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How to create a SharePoint 2010 workflow with an email link that will be removing items in the list

Is it possible to deliver a link through the Work Flow email, which will delete item in library when clicked. I have seen a system that does something like this using application pages, I am on the ...
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What happens if I don't configure mysites?

We are reconfiguring our Sharepoint User Profile Service (Enterprise 2010). Now, I don't really want to use mysites at all. Do I need a User Profile Service, then? The only think I can think of ...
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Starting custom workflow from custom form page

I have a library which has an InfoPath form as its content type with a custom workflow built into it (example of workflow in my other question ages ago: Are sharepoint workflows always sequential?) ...
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Insert users first name from SharePoint Security Group

I created a workflow in SharePoint Designer 2010. When an item is added to a library an email gets sent to all recipients. The recipients are being pulled from a custom SharePoint group that I ...
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Ribbon not visible in edit form even if user has contribute permissions on the list

I have a SharePoint 2010 sub site where a user has only read permission on this site. I have an Announcement list on which I stopped inheritance and gave Contribute permission to the same user. The ...
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SP2010: Set timer on redirect page

SP2010 Current setup: User is redirected to page after saving newform, which then directs them to the edit form of the item just created. Problem: there is a workflow that is started when an item is ...
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Error when trying to create site from site template

I have a strange issue when I try to create a site from site template. This is a custom site template which I've created. When I try to create a site based on this site template I receive this error: ...