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Let user know their email to document library was rejected

I have several email enabled document libraries, all set to "Accept e-mail messages based on document library permissions". It works fine, but sometimes users will choose the wrong list or send it ...
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restore default incoming email settings

I wrote an email event receiver for a list, which override the default incoming email settings (I now only have an option to turn it on/off and set the email, and the rest is expected to be handled by ...
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How to find out whether or not a list is hidden without writing code (SP2010)?

Does anyone know if there is a way of telling (without writing any code) whether or not a list is "hidden"? I have a CAML query which contains the following and I'd like to eliminate the possibility ...
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Is the workflow attached to the list when saved as a template?

Is the workflow attached to the list when saved as a template also copied? If yes then why is it I cannot see the workflow in SPD when i tried creating a new list based on the list template. What im ...
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Is there a way for SharePoint 2010 to measure keyword density of PowerPoint files in a library?

I am creating an archive of reports (PowerPoint files) and I am trying to find out if there is a way for SharePoint to scan each document, count how many times each word is used throughout the ...
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Excel Web Access web part real time update

I have the following scenario and would very much appreciate any advice: I exported a list /System/Examples to Excel and then saved it as Testing.xlsx to a different document library: ...
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SharePoint 2010 Global Navigation

I have a drop-down menu for Global Navigation in SharePoint Foundation 2010. It is built off of a List. The list contains a column for URL, and I'm having an issue where the domain name is being ...
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SharePoint 2010 open Explorer view in the same window

I have a problem with SharePoint 2010 while we are using it in IFRAME html element (in CRM). When user try to open document library in windows explorer ("Open with Explorer" button click) he gets two ...
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Tag not closed error in Datafeed

When accessing the standard data feed for a list I get the following error: Errors in the high-level relational engine. The following exception occurred while the managed IDataReader interface was ...
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changing language on application page

I am using following code to change the language of HTML form on application page: <asp:Content ID="PageHead" ContentPlaceHolderID="PlaceHolderAdditionalPageHead" runat="server"> ...
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Search results- Anonymous users get 401 for 'http://sitename.com/subsite/pages' url

Anonymous users are having issues with SharePoint 2010 search results where a subsite's welcome page is being returned in the results with a URL of - 'http://sitename.com/subsite/pages' instead of ...
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Securing Individual Methods on Custom Web Services in SharePoint

I've created several WCF services USING CKS:DEV to be hosted in SharePoint and accessed on SharePoint pages using SharePoint. I'm using the MultipleBaseAddressWebServiceHostFactory for hosting purpose ...
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How to open document in Edit mode from InfoPath form

I have an custom SPList that has a Hyperlink field pointing to a document in a document library. The custom SPList has custom InfoPath forms for View and Edit. To open the document in edit mode, ...
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RSS Viewer Can't load

My RSS Viewer always in "Retrieving Data" mode but can't show anything. It just says that it retrieves data. In Sharepoint Designer 2010 on the RSS Viewer area a message displays. It says ; "The ...
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Is there any way to have a reoccurring appointment with a duration that lasts a week? (On Call Calendar)

I have been trying to migrate from our team shared calendar in Exchange and move over to SharePoint 2010 for our permanent Team Calendar. However, we have an On Call event that re-occurs and has a ...
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LastModifiedTimeStampField not working in incremental crawl (SharePoint 2010 + BCS + FS4SP)

I'm using a custom BCS .Net Assembly connector with my BDC model but can't seem to get the Incremental Crawl working correctly. It keeps doing a Full crawl, or at least it seems that way because the ...
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Page Title and Left Nav Localization

My site in SP2010 is in 2 languages (English /French). English is the main language, so when I go to an individual pages properties I can edit the 'Title' field. Currently in my page layout I have ...
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How to avoid default attendee in sharepoint2010 team site workspace

If I create a meeting workspace on Sharepoint2010 site, I'm by default added as an attendee to every new meeting in that workspace. Can I avoid this in any way? I need no default attendees.
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Why is Infopath 2010 form view scrolling above the viewing window?

Using Sharepoint 2010 and InfoPath 2010, we have created a multiple view form. The main view of the form is the basic entry form. We have another view in the aspx file that simulates a dialog box with ...
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Reverse lookup with Linq to SharePoint

I have two lists called ‘Events’ (custom list) and ‘Timeslots’ (calendar list), Timeslots has a lookup in to the id column of Events. Each event can have multiple timeslots. I need to show columns ...
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Portal site connection node not showing in SiteMapPath breadcrumb

I have several site collections with portal site connections set pointing to a root site collection. In my custom master page i have added a SiteMapPath breadcrumb, based on the breadcrumb from the ...
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OWA webpart view

I added OWA webpart in 2010 but I want the view to look like following like we had in SP 2003. How is it possible as there are no configuration for it in web-part? Please suggest. 2003 look 2010 ...
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Print Preview Infinitely Growing Page Count

We are experiencing a SP2010 print preview problem where the page count infinitely grows. The expected response from a SharePoint page when selecting page preview is to show the current page content. ...
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Site Logo Propagation

I have created a site and replaced the site logo icon with one I created in the site settings. However, if I create additional pages in the site they display the top bar as expected but with the ...
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SharePoint 2010 FBA InfoPath access denied to webservice

I have a SharePoint 2010 web application using Claims based authentication. Anonymous access enabled Windows authentication enabled, integrated Windows authentication, NTLM Forms Based ...
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Resource throttling and LINQ / spmetal

Today I received an e-mail from a customer telling me their site broke. I checked the ULS and noticed resource throttling had kicked in on one of the sites. I'm used to this when using ...
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How To: Ribbon Options Language & their ToolTip Text Language = Same Site's Language?

I have SPS 2010 Intranet site for a global company where each country has its own site. Of course, Each country's site has its own language (All SharePoint 2010 Language Packs are installed). ...
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Sharepoint external list problem

I'm taking my first crack at creating an External list in Sharepoint 2010. I've taken 3 training classes in Sharepoint 2010, and am now trying to transfer my knowledge to my own development ...
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Extending the ConsolidatedNewsFeedWebPart Newsfeed Web Part in order to render custom Activity Events in SharePoint 2010 MySites

The title says it all and I imagine this question will evolve as more people provide input. I will try to update with the current answer and/or working code for all to use. The question is about ...
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Why is the destination folder in a meeting workspace document library defaulting to /1/?

I created a meeting workspace with a document library in SharePoint 2010. The dialog box for uploading a document has a folder option that I haven't seen in other SP sites. The destination folder ...
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SharePoint 2010 Metadata Navigation Heirarchy not Filtering

I have four colunms on my document library as metadata tags - Certificates, staff, Region, & language. I have added all four to my metadata navigational hierarchy. Problem: I can only filter by ...
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NullReferenceException on LogOut, LogInAsAnotherUser

After getting Kerberos working with Classic authentication, we're trying to switch to Kerberos & Claims-Based authentication. This seems to work with respect to logging in, but we get ...
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System error/ThrowBackwardCompatibleException in FullTextSqlQuery for many hits

We are using SharePoint Search (not FAST) in SharePoint 2010 to execute a FullTextSqlQuery. It works fine, but often (not Always) it gives errors for search strings (FREETEXT(, '')) that gives many ...
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CompilerError occurs in Custom Activity - after publish and running manually workflow

Background I have a custom activity that I developed a year ago for a site in SharePoint 2010. The custom activity calls a string method which contains three strings parameters. Here is the relevant ...
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Display only specific attachments

I'm trying to list the attachments of a list item depending on it's name. But I have no idea how to get the name attribute into the if condition: <xsl:if test="????????"> <xsl:element ...
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How to download multiple documents at once using powershell only specific document ids

i have a dcoument library in sharepoint record center application , enabled a document id for this web application , and in this document library users uploaded lot of documents 2000. and here i ...
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Send To functionality does not work in document library

I have a document library in which I have set the "Custom Send To Destination" in "Library settings > Advanced settings" to another document library in same site. The URL of destination document ...
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SPServices - open “view item” modal

NOTE: I'm begginer in SharePoint! Ok so my situation is like that: I have a list of Users, with multiple fields. For example there are fields like: Name, Title, Office, Phone and Email. Pretty ...
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Delay loading of webpart

I have a visual webpart which do very heavy lifting. There's a lot of data manipulation and after heavy optimization the page still takes 16 seconds to load. I want to know a way so that my page ...
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SharePoint 2010 workflow issues after migration to 2013

I have an issue which has come up after I had a site in my companies environment migrated to SharePoint 2013 via the database attach method. I was not part of the migration at all from the technical ...
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Sharepoint Alerts not sending emails

I have a problem that I can't seem to understand. I have a user who has set up alerts for a library with the settings shown below: For some reason I cannot understand, the user with the issue does ...
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SharePoint 2010 unable to resolve usernames in peoplepicker

In a SharePoint 2010 Foundation environment, I am experiencing issues when attempting to edit a list element. It seems to be caused by peoplepicker fields, but can't verify this for sure. We are using ...
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SP 2010 - Creating a Daily task to do list

I'm looking to create a daily to do list, simple enough. However I want to set it so that it will autopopulate with the same few tasks every day at a certain time (say 8am) Is there a workflow or ...
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Open linked page in dialog, close without callback

sorry if this has been asked before: I've used the example code from here: http://sharethepunto.blogspot.co.uk/2014/06/how-to-create-pop-up-dialog.html To open a linked page as a popup in ...
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SharePoint 2010 how to duplicate add document link on sharepoint list

How to duplicate add document link on a SharePoint list? I am planning to put the "add document" link both on the top and bottom of the SharePoint list as well as the "navigation link" next and ...
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Assigning a Unique ID to List Entries Based on other Columns

So here's the set up; I've got a list with a bunch of columns (Task ID, Task Description, Project, Start Date). It's being used as an action tracker where anyone can choose to add an item and a form ...
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unable to use getElementsByTagNameNS with a JavaScript SOAP 1.2 call to lists.asmx

For reasons I do not understand, even though the call is successful and I get data back, I cannot retrieve nodes using getElementsByTagNameNS on xhr.responseXML when using SOAP 1.2 calls. Hopefully ...
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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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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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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 ...