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Need preview pane for meeting agenda replies

I have a customer who was migrated to sharepoint 2010 from previous version. When adding an agenda we need to be able to view the replies to the agenda within the site where the agenda's and replies ...
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Two Way Meeting Workspace Sync between Outlook and Sharepoint 2010

Currently, if a meeting is created in Outlook and linked to a Sharepoint 2010 Meeting Space, the meeting is created but the Sharepoint calendar is not updated. Conversely, if a meeting is created in ...
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Central login page - different portals (SP2010)

I would like to have some advice for the logical structure for a corporate portal. I really appreciate your feedback. AS IS At the moment we have a 'partly' public facing site. Assuming this site is ...
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Customize “Additional Information Required” Email

We are using the Content Organizer in SharePoint 2010 to route documents to a central location. Before the documents are routed, however, there are a few required meta-data fields that need to be ...
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Sharepoint Controls and CssClass

Im building some page layouts in SharePoint Designer 2010. If i do this: <PublishingWebCOntrols:RichImageField FieldName="Image Caption" runat="server" CssClass="imageCaption" /> The ...
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Modify XsltListViewWebPart XmlDefinition property not works as expected, filtering

I have got list with subfolders. I would like filter list items in current subfolder using additional caml query. I would like to add filtering functionality by modifing caml query. I try to update ...
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SP2010 Custom action runs sandboxed but not as farm solution

Short version: Which changes need to be made to convert a custom workflow action, developed in VS2010, from a Sandbox to a Farm solution. Assume it is a placeholder with no logic added yet. Long ...
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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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My Site Cleanup Job deleting My Site immediately

Our current environment is SharePoint 2010 and have My Sites enabled. The My Site Cleanup Job is also enabled and set to run every hour as set by default. Once an account is deleted or deactivated ...
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SP 2010: Attach Recurring Calendar Event to a Meeting Workspace sitting in a SUBSITE

To better organize the work of several teams we need to have an additional subsite/folder inserted between the ROOT (this is where the shared calendar is available) and the WORKSPACES. There are ...
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Connect to outlook is grayed out in SharePoint 2010

I am working with custom list in SharePoint 2010. I need to access the functionality given on the ribbon list tab called "Connect to outlook" but it is disabled/grayed out. I am a SharePoint ...
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Extract Workflow column value from AllUserData table

I have a SP 2010 content database and I am trying to extract list data from it. I cannot successfully restore the content database to a SP farm, that's why I am trying to directly retrieve the data ...
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How to resolve SharePoint 2010 Error Event 5586 - Some part of your SQL statement is nested too deeply.

The SharePoint 2010 server is returning some error message on Windows Event Viewer and SharePoint logs. Windows Event Viewer is returning the following error message: Event 5586, SharePoint ...
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List group shows entire list

I have a Enterprise SharePoint 2010 list view that is grouped by a choice column and shows the number of items in that group but when I expand any group it shows the entire list instead of just the ...
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Make fields required in Workflow Task

Environment : Sharepoint 2010 Foundation I have a workflow that ask someone to do a custom task (created myself). This task has just 3 fields like "Approval", "Assigned To" and "Comments". I want to ...
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Display full content of multiple lines of text column in list view when Append is enabled

Is it possible to display the full content of multiple lines of text column in list view when append is enabled? Right now it shows "Views Entries..." click on which i can view the column data.
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Access Document Properties With Filename - SP 2010

I have a document library that currently exceeds the list view threshold for all views, so I cannot see any of the library's documents, and I want to edit the properties of a document. I know the ...
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Master Pages not reflecting changes after updating Solution

I'm taking over a project from an existing SharePoint site. I was given all the source code which I assume is the current code. 3 of the project handle different types of master pages currently in use ...
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How big size of File stream folders created automatically in RBS folder for a content database

There is a content database configured with RBS , and this RBS folder size is 2 TB, and web application has used to upload documents mostly and working fine but in the last weekend there is no ...