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Web service timeout issues

I've seen some posts on timeout errors but nothing I think that will help me. I have a custom web service running on a sharepoint server. It creates site collections and is being called through a ...
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SharePoint 2010 list vew schema - View element

guys, I am trying to understand list schema view. For example AnnouncementsList contains in schema 3 views: <View BaseViewID="0" FreeForm="TRUE" Type="HTML" MobileView="TRUE" ...
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Crawling Hidden Fields with PowerShell Created Crawled Properties

I've been trying to add ows__vti_ItemHoldRecordStatus as a crawled property to allow a search of held documents. (It appears to correspond to the hold status of an SPListItem.) I can successfully add ...
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Modifying List View in C# Doesn't Work?

I am trying to modify a view for a list in a Feature Event Receiver. The list is created in the same function; and the columns all added to it. When I look in the List Settings via the web interface, ...
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configuring status list using date column, if greater than [date column] status goes red

I am using a status list that is pulling from another sharepoint list, I would like to use a date column labeled "Due Date" and tell the indicator to turn red when the "Due Date" has passed... This ...
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Can we run single workflow instance for multiple item changed or created?

I have created a SharePoint Designer 2010 approval workflow and I am starting this workflow on item created and modified . Now when I am adding and updating multiple items it is starting workflow for ...
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How do you change the approval status back to Pending if an already approved document has been edited?

I have an approval workflow in a document library. It's manually started by the user because they may not want to start it everytime they edit a document. The workflow is as follows: If for UK ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Customizing the Approval Workflow for Change Items

I'm trying to use Sharepoint Designer 2010 to create a workflow for a library. We want to have submitters and approvers in the library. Submitters would upload a document, fill out some metadata & ...
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Jquery datatable [duplicate]

I have a custom list with Employee Name, Approval Status, Created Date columns in it.I am using SharePoint 2010 version. I want to display the list items depending on one of the column "Approval ...
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Creating Excel document using JavaScript

I've been researching into creating Excel documents in a SharePoint Library from an existing Excel template but all solutions I find are using server code. The Template can be part of a CT or in ...
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Why files are not checkedin using following code

I have checked out couple of files in document library manually by right clicking on item and click on checkout. Then i am using following code to checked in files that i manually checked out, But ...
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Error adding server to SharePoint farm

When I try to add another server to my existing SharePoint 2010 farm through the configuration wizard, the wizard gets to task 3 of 9 then comes back with the message: Configuration Failed. ...
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How do I convert an existing folder into a Document Set?

So I have read all over the place that it is possible to convert an existing SharePoint 2010 folder to a Document set. There is apparently even a tool to make sure that this goes smoothly (SharePoint ...
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Can sharepoint 2010 search read a sitemap.xml for crawling?

I need to set sitemap.xml for content source to search my files. is it possible to use xml file as my content source ?
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Open in explorer view to show a filtered view of the list or library

I am looking at a filtered view of my library on my site so I am only seeing certain items. When I click open in explorer, I see everything in the library and my filter is no longer applied. Is it ...
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SharePoint 2010 bug with .docx, .xlsx documents while uploading/opening

By now there are many bugs out there in sp2010 integration with office documents. But, in this case if you create an empty .docx with the following word metadata SP2010 crashes while uploading these ...
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Workflows - No users seem to have permissions

I'm a site admin, farm admin, every admin type that should give me permissions to have full reign over the site I'm working on. However, it seems that I'm unable to edit workflows in anything but ...
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2010 Email Outlook Calendar Invite

I'm trying to create calendar events in SharePoint that, through workflow, send attendees the event invitation and give them the option to click a link to add it to their personal calendars. I've ...
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Cannot use PowerPoint 2010 with Slide Library

I am trying to use PowerPoint 2010 with a slide library. When I click Upload > Publish Slides within the slide library, I get the error "This feature requires Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2007. Either ...
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Sharepoint wysiwyg editor not working in IE

When opening our sharepoint (2010) site and trying to edit an element in Internet Explorer, it just shows the editor toolbar blank. The field itself contains text - as you can see from the second ...
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Unable to cast object of type 'Microsoft.SharePoint.SPListItem' to type 'Microsoft.SharePoint.SPFile

In code below, at mentioned line I am getting this error: How I fix this? SPList docLib = WSweb.GetList(WSweb.ServerRelativeUrl + "/Documents"); //SPList docLib = WSweb.Lists.TryGetList("Documents"); ...
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Why are my content ratings not displaying correctly?

I have a SharePoint site with the "content ratings" feature enabled. This is how it displays on one of my pages with a list view: All's good so far, right? Except, I've actually rated each of these ...
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Employee Directory

I have developed a Employee Directory and got this javascript for criteria search. But I want to fetch all employees first and then apply criteria. How to set the value of "Fixed Query" of People ...
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How do you collect signatures on a PDF that's uploaded on a workflow?

Here's some basic information in order to help you ascertain an answer for me: I work for the government (Department of the Navy). a. This severely limits the ability for manipulation. I am not ...
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How to install SharePoint 2010 on Windows 2012 R2

I tried installing SharePoint 2010 on Windows 2012 R2 Server but PreReqInstaller is not working. Can anyone guide me in this install?
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List/Workflow Calculations set field and display updated results in real-time?

I have what I can only assume is such a basic issue that I am overcomplicating and that is why I can't seem to find a solution. I have a list and want it to add two columns together and place the ...
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Is it possible to move a SharePoint 2010 folder from one document library to another with a workflow?

I would have thought an overwhelming yes but it does not seem so... I know you can do it by opening in explorer but I need to do it with a workflow preferably with SharePoint designer but if it can ...
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Task list - alert on completed status

I have a task list and I have set up an alert so that it sends one when the task is completed. Does this only work on the default "completed" option? What if I added another option called "complete" ...
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Sharepoint 2010 PublishingImages images not found intermittently and showing css file instead

We have a SharePoint 2010 site and an images library (PublishingImages) where we upload .jpg or .png files to use on the site and children sites. Sometimes the images are found and other times they ...
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Filter [Me] doesn't work correct

We have a task list with a filtered view for the users. The filter is "assigned to = [me]". Normally it works fine, but now there is one users who doesn't see all of his tasks. So i checked the ...
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Provisioning did not succeed: Publishing Template

I have a rather strange scenario. I upgraded from SharePoint 2007 to SharePoint 2010 and assumed my permissions will pull through correct, note that I am on AD, which didn't quite work the way I ...
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SP 2010 CSOM: Differences between File.CheckIn(“”, CheckinType.MajorCheckIn) and File.Publish(“”)?

In the SharePoint 2010 Client-Side Object Model, both File.CheckIn("", CheckinType.MajorCheckIn); and File.Publish(""); appear to do the same thing. Are there any differences, advantages of ...
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What is the difference between “Permission Policy” and “Permission Level” in SharePoint?

I have been going through various permissions available in SharePoint and I can find two ways to set permissions — Permission Levels and Permission Policy. I am able to assign users Permission Level ...
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InfoPath Designer to customize SharePoint list form

When we use InfoPath Designer to customize SharePoint list form (new/edit/display) and then publish, does it uses the InfoPath Form Services or it just updates the XML file for the list form?
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Custom web part properties

I have a custom web part, and if a user clicks on Edit web part, the properties pane in IE 11 appears and disappears, so sort of flickers. In IE 8 it works fine.
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Joining lists and create dynamic columns

I have 3 lists A, B and C in the same site and i have to make a View joining them and generate few dynamic columns: Columns of A: Title (Indexed), Util(number) Columns of B: Title, Title_A (Lookup), ...
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Appoach for SharePoint 2010 file upload workflow

[Crosspost from StackExchange.] I'm working on a project that is basically a file upload "wizard" that basically does the following: Entry form to select document library and enter some basic info. ...
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How to delete these lists linked to other lists (generated by community feature)?

I activated the community feature on 1 site. For some reasons, the Topics list does not have subject column although everything else works fine. So, I decide to remove everything and ...
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How to create forms and reports using Access database and view the form in sharepoint 2010?

I need to create forms and reports using access database in sharepoint 2010. Require the steps to proceed.I have created the access db first. then i created,desgined the form using access 2010.Now i ...
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Document Preview in sharepoint 2010

I have a custom webpart which shows all the documents belonging to the logged in User. I would like to show the preview of the document when user hover over on item in a webpart. How can i achieve ...
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Archiving Sharepoint folders

We have a document library wish some SharePoint folders with some documents in them. We now need to archive these folders and their contents. From what I am seeing, we cannot move the folder to ...
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Vanity URLs or masking mysiteName/sitepages/ to just the URL

All my pages are having the urls www.domain.com/mysiteName/sitepages/Home.aspx www.domain.com/mysiteName/sitepages/1.aspx www.domain.com/mysiteName/sitepages/2.aspx ...
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Value does not fall within the expected range when iterating over all fields

I have a custom page that copies items from one list in one site to another, and its failing with the exception above. I tried checking the field using sharepoint manager but I didnt find anything ...
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SiteMapProvider for MySites' breadcrumb

My question is regarding the site map provider. I have a breadcrumb in the mysites and i use SPContentMapProvider to build the breadcrumb, but the problem is it always shows 'Home', so if im on my ...
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What to do when SharePoint Lists and SSRS isn't enough?

I've developed a complicated InfoPath web form for reporting outages. This system will be maintained by someone with little technical skill, so in a lot of places the form populates its dropdowns from ...
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Show Status Title and icon only in web part

Specifically, I need to consume the Indicator title and the status icon on the front page of a web part page. Example: Network Status : Green icon, Marketing Status : Yellow icon. I don't want ...
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How can I add Milestones to a Sharepoint 2010 GANTT chart?

I'm trying to add dates for bank holidays as well as others onto a GANTT chart through a milestone line. How can I achieve this?
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SharePoint 2010 List Validation not working as expected for DataFormWebPart

I created a custom list and kept the "Title" as unique and required. When I use the ListFormWebPart in "NewForm.aspx" all the validations work fine, i.e. for required and dulicate entry it shows ...
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Crawled Properties - DateTime only showing Date and not Time

I've created a metadata property called CalendarEventDate. It is mapped to "ows_EventDate (DateTime)" or something like that. I did a full crawl afterwards and when I checked the raw XML, I found ...
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Access Secure Store Service from Timer Job

I'm creating a timer job that polls an RSS feed that requires a username and password. I'd like to store the login credentials in the Secure Store Service. I believe I have successfully set this up ...