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InfoPath using ListData.svc/somelist?$filter xxx return 500 Internal Server error

In my Case, In the InfoPath form ,the user click a button to get the data collection from listdata.svc. When I try connect http:// testingsite/_vti_bin/listdata.svc . Its work When I try connect ...
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2010 to 2013 Site Collection not available after migration

I need to move a single site collection from SharePoint 2010 to an existing SharePoint 2013 farm. The existing SharePoint 2013 farm already has most service applications configured. Therefore, I am ...
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How can I utilize SharePoint to set up an office training library inventory?

How can I set up a Training Materials Library for a large corporate office? A dozen people would need access to record the materails they would be using from the inventory. It would need an alert ...
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RBS won't work with default “0x” SID credentials

I'm trying to get RBS to work without having to specify credentials for each user (SID) in the RBS tables. MSDN notes that default credentials starting with 0x can be used: Each credential entry ...
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Custom Action for a specific view?

I have a list, where I wish to display a Custom Action button. This is easy enough to do in SPD, but the catch is, I only want to display this Custom Action button for a specific view, not the default ...
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Are third party solutions really that superior to BCS?

Let us assume it is my task to establish a bidirectional connection between a SharePoint List and a SQL-database. According to Paolo Pialorsi's Developer Manual for SharePoint 2010, BCS (Business ...
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How do I make a dynamically created SPList read-only in browser, but editable in code?

In code, I create a SPList. I write to this list programatically, but I would like the list to appear read-only for all users (perhaps excluding admins only) in browser only, i.e. I don't want to ...
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Calendar list always showing Person or Group field as Edited in the email alerts

I've found this weird behaviour concerning calendars, person/group fields that allow multiple users, and email alert notifications that I haven't found luck searching a solution for. Steps to ...
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Managed Metadata Navigation - Browser Back Button Problem

In our intranet site, we have links in various places that navigate the user to document libraries that are pre-filtered by managed metadata values. The URLs look like this (with metadata filter ...
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How to use “matching” field from one list to the same field in another list in designer?

I have a library which has a person field for each document. I have a list which has the same columns. When a document is added to my library, I want to update all items in my list with a line of ...
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Synchronisation Service doesn't update Job Title

A user's Job Title field isn't updating in the User Profile (and therefore an old value is showing-up in the People Search). Interestingly, I can see the Job Title property changing when I view it ...
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Mounting content database from 2010 to 2013 murders Views and Indexes in the Database

Well this is fun. I have content database from a SharePoint 2010 and I´m trying to mount it on my SharePoint 2013 SP1 farm. At around 26% I get a the error Mount-SPContentDatabase : Operation ...
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SP2010 - Calendar - Display Form with Edit Series

SharePoint 2010 - Calendar REQUIREMENT: I have a requirement to have a list view of events filtered by the user that will be displayed on a blank aspx page. The user needs the ability to ...
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Xlviewer not able to render excel sheet

Team, I have an unusual problem of XLviewer.aspx not able to render the excel sheet by itself but takes the help of defualt client application to render....meaning it takes the help of installed ...
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TypeLoadException in ULS log on retract and deploy

When I retract or deploy a SP2010 solution, I get the following message in the ULS: TypeLoadException: Could not load file or assembly 'Microsoft.SharePoint.ApplicationPages, Version=14.0.0.0, ...
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Why does storage metrics show size is smaller than the database

In "Site Collection Administration : Storage Metrics" I can see our top two sites are 88384.3MB and 23324.6 MB however our database file (the mdf) is only 53GB. Any idea why this might be so much ...
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Getting the exception: “Operation is not valid due to the current state of the object” when calling SPUtility.GetPrincipalsInGroup()

When calling the method: Microsoft.SharePoint.Utilities.SPUtility.GetPrincipalsInGroup(SPWeb web, String input, Int32 maxCount, Boolean& reachedMaxCount) I get the following stack trace: ...
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2010: Problems saving an InfoPath form instance to a form library with only item level contributor rights

I got an InfoPath Form with some People fields. The Form is published to a forms library. The saved forms in the library have different permissions (item level). Most of them are read-only, but some ...
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Apropriate rights to access “manage site features”

I am fairly new to sharepoint, and I am currently trying to add features to an existing wiki. I would like enable metadata navigation, and thus need to enable this feature, as it is curently turned ...
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Default Approval Workflow 'This task could not be updated at this time'

I have set up the default 2010 approval workflow on our 2013 systems. The workflow works perfectly apart from an error which is given when a document is approved/rejected. When a user accepts from ...
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Copy sharepoint list items across different farms

I am trying to copy items to a list but it sits on a different farm in the same domain. Please point me in the right direction. Some of the code is as below: string _destination = null; ...
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Losing Filter When Paging Back From Second Page

I have a list view of a task list with filters creating subsets of tasks (Archived, Constructing, Defect, Stabilizing, etc.). The default view has a limit that will return 100 items at a time when ...
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Data in a display form disappears/replaced when paging through a form webpart

I have a list of Organisations, and webparts within the form related to an Organisation (i.e Complaints webpart, Policies webpart and Correspondence webpart). If there are over 10 complaints against ...
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Outlook 2013 hangs for a minute or two if the user tries to open the email with sharepoint task in a disconnected network

Have you come across the following scenario anytime with SharePoint outlook task? • SharePoint task assigned to a user and embedded in the outlook email. • Works perfectly when connected to ...
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How can I sort List View Web Part in SharePoint Designer 2010?

I'm trying to sort ListViewWebPart in Left hand navigation menu at Meeting Workspace Site, but Sort and Group button in submenu is disabled. How can I fix that?
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Gantt Chart Web Part: '[Column]' already belongs to this DataTable

I ran into an issue in vanilla Sharepoint 2010 where I had a gantt chart set up on a page and another user modified it, forcing me to recreate the chart. I went to connect the new chart to data ...
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Burndown and Burn Rate Charts in TFS 2010 Project Portal Personal vs Shared View

This is my first question, so please bear with me. I'll try and be as detailed as I can. I also hope this is the appropriate place for this. Our team is using the MSF for Agile Software Development ...
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Multiple subsite lists but need them to be linked into Access in one master table

I have multiple subsites each containing some project template lists (e.g. risks, issues, tasks, etc.) I have a quite developed solution in Access with a few of the Sharepoint tables linked into it so ...
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Insert Related List doesn't work for Calendars

I am creating a series of connected web parts to display meeting minutes & action items along with meetings. I have created a lookup in my Document Library to the meeting event in the calendar. ...
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Is there a setting on SPField that would prevent it from being included in a CAML query?

I'm trying to build a CAML query for a managed metadata column. I'm following the guidelines provided here by Microsoft. Essentially they say to query for the term's Wssid. No problem, I can do ...
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Excel Services permissions error

I have created a document library, and gotten that library added to the Excel Services Trusted Locations in central admin. I’m using an account which has full control on the document library to ...
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How to create a Custom Expiration Action with input parameters

I'm currently creating custom expiration formulas and actions, using the IExpirationFormula and IExpirationAction interfaces, in Sharepoint 2010. I add the custom action to the ...
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Workflow creates document set, but not its documents

I'm creating a workflow that will create a new instance of a document set in my document library. This step implemented like this: Creating the document set manually (using the SharePoint website) ...
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The workflow template has specified no FormURN for this page Error when Associating Out of the box SharePoint 2010 publihsing approval workflow

Hello i have associated a imported a out of the box SharePoint 2010 Publishing Approval Workflow from Sharepoint Designer 2013 to Visual studio 2012 with the import Sharepoint 2010 workflow project in ...
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SharePoint 2010 HTML 5 videotag on mobile doesn't work

I am unable to play html 5 videos on mobile from SharePoint site. Are there any other open source video player for mobile, please suggest.
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BCS: Allow deletion of rows only under a given condition

I created a BCS Model and external data type for a MS SQL table. I added a delete action, too, and it is working as expected. But now I want to allow the user only to delete items, that aren't ...
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SharePoint Custom Validation with ValidationFormula

I was wondering if there was a way to execute a validation using the SPField.ValidationFormula before you use SPListItem.Update(); I would like to know that a field is not valid before I execute ...
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Why SharePoint Workflow starts after 5 minutes?

Users have two ways of inserting document in a library: 1. Silverlight screen that uses httphandler to insert document 2. WCF that is hosted in windows service (this is called from external app) ...
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Need a web analytics report that shows pages with 0 hits

We are looking for a web analytics report that will show us a list of pages with 0 hits within a certain date range in SP 2010. We already have web analytics turned on but it only shows pages that ...
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Workflow that triggers the same workflow for the next item - works only for 10 first items

I have this scenario where I need to loop through a list of items. As workflows don't offer a looping functionality, I created a following workflow: 1. It fires when an item is changed. 2. It does its ...
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non-existent MySites opened instead of userdisp.aspx

I have encountered a very strange problem. This is the scenario: On this particular farm, there is no MySiteHost specified. Upon clicking a user the userdisp.aspx opens and displays the basic ...
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Record Center retention settings for declared records

I have a site that uses in place record management. We created a custom policy ColumnRetention that creates a record based on a value of a field. Now I want to archive all records to a seperate ...
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How can a 2010 Publishing Page have a CustomizedPageStatus value of “Customized”?

I have a SharePoint 2010 Publishing Site Collection. Out of the 1,000 or so publishing pages throughout the site collection, about a quarter of the pages have a CustomizedPageStatus of "Customized". ...
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Workflow column not available when provisioning view against list

Recently i created a web template and as part of the provisioning process i create various pages and assign a workflow to a list. I have a listviewwebpart that points to the list that i have attached ...
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SharePoint 2010 Configuration wizard fails at step 2

We have installed SharePoint 2010 on one of our local Dev server. The issue that we are facing is during running configuration wizard. When i start running configuration wizard it fails at step 2 ...
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EventDeliveryFailedException “OnWorkflowItemChanged” SerializationException: Cannot get the member “Foo”

I am very stuck on this and would appreciate any leads. I have a complex Visual Studio State Machine Workflow that sporadically errors out with no Unexpected error. All I see in ULS is: Engine ...
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Grouped notification email workflow

I was wondering if anyone could possibly help me with my SharePoint 2010 issue. I recently created a CRM System within SharePoint for my small business which utilizes a email notification workflow. ...
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SharePoint 2010 slow compiling with claims authentication

I don't know why, but the Security Token Service Application is extremely slow on my latest SP 2010 installation. The first time it needs ages to access a site. After about one minute i receive the ...
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Check given user's listItem permissions with SharePoint 2010 Managed Client Object Model (c#)

Is it possible to determine if a user can access a given item identified by its url without the users context - it has to be done with CSOM. Code so far: var file = ...
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'E-Mail a Link' Ribbon Button generates a wrong URL on Grouped Views

When a Grouped View is defined in a List View Web Part, the OOB Ribbon Button 'Email a link' on a List/Library Context Tab, generates an incomplete URL (only Web Application URL) Override the Ribbon ...