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Adding a custom Task after approval

I already added the approval Workflow to a document list Now I want to copy the document after every approval to a RecordCenter. How is it possible to create a custom Task that will be executed ...
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Specify custom parameters in WSP deploy / feature activation?

I have a Feature Receiver where I access the Term Store to get / set something. My problem is, the code needs to connect to 'specific' term store.. but what if the Term store name changes when I ...
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domain\username formatted address not resolving in Sharepoint Designer 2010 workflow

I have a custom list on Sharepoint 2010 that has a SPD workflow attached that sends out an email to 2 Exchange distribution groups, and a small handful of individuals. This has been working fine for a ...
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Assign permission to user after document creation

So, i've been trying to make for a while now a way to apply permission to the creator for a file when its added on a library. its something like this i've been doing so far public override void ...
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How do I add a checkbox (SPBuiltInFieldId.SelectedFlag) to a list view?

I would like to add a selection checkbox into a View inside a WebPart.... a view that presently does not have a checkbox. I know there is a SelectedFlag field in SharePoint that gives me a GUID... ...
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Calendar overlay or metadata

I have a lot of calendars. I would like to create a new one which aggregate contents from all of them. Do you know how?
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I can not open my blog

I am using SharePoint 2010 and I created a new blog. I already have several posts added. I was able to open each of the post but now when I try to open a specific post, I am directed to the Comments ...
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How do I programatically edit the contents of an .aspx SitePage or page or wiki?

I'm trying to programatically edit a page that is being transitioned from server #1 to server #2, #3... etc. I tried including the page inside a module, and later on opening it and extracting its ...
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Trouble with Permissions using groups

So, here is the thing: I'm using sharepoint server 2010 and i have a few groups that I created. I have a library that have some folders on it, each folder named after each group I created. And each ...
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Must each content database in the farm have a unique name?

I'm wondering if a specific content database in the farm can always be identified by only its name? For example, if my farm consists of multiple SQL Server instances, must each content database in ...
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SharePoint 2010 - Custom List - Sum of Group and display in Chart web part

I hope anyone out there will be able to help me :) I have to create monthly reports on SharePoint that show a count of something. The reports must include a grand total (corporate level) and sub ...
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WebDAV versioning problems during upload

We experienced an issue where users were uploading files using Windows Explorer (WebDAV).  While uploading large files, it would continuously create new versions.  A 10 MB file ended up with 268 ...
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Default email address for managing access requests

When creating a new site, does the (default) email address for managing the access requests belong to the person who created the site? I am the one receiving the notifications on the parent site. ...
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Update Page instance from Page layout SharePoint 2013

I have release version(1.0) of Page layout and making page instance around(50-60) Pages from that Page layout. Now, I have changed some content layers into layout and update it with version(2.0). ...
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SharePoint 2010 - Excel Web App error “An error has occurred. Please try again.”

On one of SharePoint sites on our server. While opening few .xlsx files users(including me) are getting the error "An error has occurred. Please try again.". When the user click's on any of these ...
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Tilde at end of URL?

My co-worker ran a backup of our SP 2010 Enterprise test environment and one of the files that failed to backup was servername/SF/projects/walt/Images Images1/~Views. I only have access to files from ...
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How to make “Job Title” property deletable?

It's a known bug that "Job Title" is not synch'ed in SPS2010 once it's imported from AD. However, I have yet to find a workaround. One of the suggestions I found is to delete the "Job Title" ...
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How to restore a Document Library or List with unique permissions

Is it possible to restore a Document Library or List with unique permissions from an unattached content database with the unique permissions still intact? Normally the steps to restore a Document ...
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Using multiple value lookup column for an email “To:” line

I'm having an issue using a multiple value lookup column in SharePoint 2010. I have two lists. One is a task list and will be the main list that users use for this site. The second list is just a ...
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How can I align Date modified with Date last saved?

I still have this problem with Sharepoint 2010 and Windows 7, i.e. Excel or Word documents edited from within Sharepoint display an outdated Date modified in Windows Explorer view. However, the 'Date ...
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Relevant Documents web part breaks due to one large library (List-View Threshold)

Context: We are exporting the files for requirement analysis and design from a modeling tool to a collection of JS/CSS/HTML files. As the project is growing the number of files in this package has ...
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Upgrade SharePoint 2010 to 2013 database attach method - Prevent errors

I have to get information on How-to upgrade from SP 2010 to 2013. I read that the only way is database-attach. As I never did this, and I'll probable do it for a customer, I wanted to ask this ...
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Move users from child domain to parent domain

We will soon move our user accounts from a child domain to the parent domain (admin/service accounts are already in the parent domain). Has anyone done something similar and are there any resources I ...
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SharePoint 2010 error 0x81020026 “The page you selected contains a list that does not exist. It may have been deleted by another user.”

We started to get this really weird error on our public site environment. Site works fine for public but as soon as user with Admin right provides login credentials for the site to access 'Site ...
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Is it possible to embed google news feed in sharepoint?

I am trying to embed google news feed into sharepoint 2010 via RSS webpart. I took the rss feed from the google news as like this. When I embed this into sharepoint RSS webpart it is showing feed is ...
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threshold plan ahead approaches

I would like to ask which are the approaches being used to plan list implementation taking scalability into account. I know that we can create indexes, subfolders, multiple views and so on, but that ...
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Change Title of Approval Workflow Task in SharePoint Designer 2010

I have got a Workflow, which starts another Workflow with "Start Workflowname process on Current Item with User" This new Workflow which is started generates tasks. But I have no idea where the Title ...
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How to limit item shown in a chart webpart?

I have a chart webpart connected to a list. I want that Chart webpart only use the 5 first items of my list. Is it possible to settle such a rule? Thanks.
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Web part page is missing a vertical scrollbar

I'm using a Sharepoint 2010 web part page to host a web part application. I've noticed that my page has no vertical scrollbar - in fact, many of the basic pages in my site collection are missing one ...
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SPD Workflow Emails Sporadically Sending

I have been witnessing a disturbing trend in my SP environment, slowly I am watching workflows begin to experience a problem where emails do not always send. It's very random. Worst of all is that on ...
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Creating a workflow with association columns using Visual Studio

I'm trying to create a workflow with association columns for SharePoint 2010. I cannot see a way to do this from within Visual Studio. I have tried creating a reusable workflow in SharePoint Designer ...
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Enable Anonymous Access Sharepoint 2010 Godaddy

I am using Godaddy to host my Sharepoint 2010 website. I tried to follow the directions given on every tech site I could find. However, there is no "Central Administration" site and on the Admin ...
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Best way to cache large SPList for users with security trimming

The scenario: There are performance problems around viewing a large list with several thousand items. I want to cache it to reduce the query to the database. Users need to be able to see this list, ...
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Link out of a page viewer web part?

I created a webpage in HTML and CSS because I did not fee like dealing with branding or anything like that. I placed this HTML page into a webpage viewer and everything seemed to be working...until I ...
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No .xml files extracted in content migration package (.cmp)

Currently we have a SharePoint 2010 Enterprise installation running on a Windows Server 2008 R2 Enterprise box with SQL Server 2008 R2 Enterprise as our back end database. We're currently working on ...
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Conditional Formatting not applied to web part?

SharePoint Server 2010. In SPD, I have applied Conditional Formatting to a document library row, so the background changes color based on a column value in the row. Works great when viewing the ...
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CAML Query not limiting rows

I'm using the SPServices GetListItems function to pull entries from a calendar list. All of the information is being retreived without any issues. However the RowLimit is not restricting the number of ...
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Is there a way to disable the user from editing records in a public view?

I’m using Foundation 2010 and Designer 2010. I have a SharePoint project that uses a total of 13 forms. Each step is triggered through email notifications sent via a workflow based on the user ...
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Substracting cascading multiple selection box + dropdown list

I have a multi-select boxe and a drop down but instead of ADDING the choices made in the multi select box to the list of selectable items in the drop down list, I want to SUBSTRACT them. I'll try to ...
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Some javascript not working in web part

I'm noticing that not all of my Javacript - all of which worked in a basic ASP.NET Web Forms application - is working. I'm not sure what could be causing this. For example, the following JS/C# calling ...
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Obtain QueryString From Modal Dialog Parent Page (SP 2010)

I have an application page that opens a modal dialog. Users are provided a link to this modal dialog via email, when they click on the link it will take them to the modal dialog and populate the ...
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SharePoint 2010 Farm Solution Deployment Error Using Non-admin Accounts

I am trying to deploy a farm solution using Visual Studio 2012 on SharePoint 2010. I receive the following error when I try to build or deploy using any admin group accounts other than the Farm Admin ...
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SharePoint 2010 Web part Branding Issue

I'm having an issue where the branding on a web part representing a document library is off. Web parts representing custom lists do not have this problem. I am using Kyle Schaeffer's v5 master page, ...
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How to update granular permissions in library

I am site collection admin and also added with full control on the site. We have library Lib1 with three folders (F1, F2, F3) A user has set unique permission on F1 and have removed all full control ...
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How can I cause an InfoPath Form Web Part to load a previously filled form?

I have an InfoPath 2010 Web Part that receives a value from a data connection. I want to use this value to load a form with data filled in from a previous submit. How can I do this? The form submits ...
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Check user account in an SP group is disabled or not

I have this piece of PowerShell script that lists out all the users in a SharePoint group ... foreach ($grp in $web.groups) { $grp.name foreach ($user in $grp.users) { " User: " + ...
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Assembly Issues with Workflow

I updated a custom workflow (pure c# code) in SharePoint. Everything looked fine at first, but now I found the following errors in the ULS-Log: Load Workflow Assembly: ...
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Migrating Full Trust solutions to App Model

IS there a way/tool to convert existing Full trust Farm solutions to App Model or we will have to rewrite and re-architect all solutions?
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Get ctx based on list GUID

I want to get list ctx based on GUID. My requirement is to develop a context menu security webpart. I want to display the list/library context menu items in my application page which is user ...
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SharePoint 2010 slow (first byte received)

I'm having a problem with SharePoint 2010; the pages are taking 7ish seconds to load. Previously it was less than half a second. I'm not aware of any changes that were made that caused it. This is ...