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Workflow updating a multiple value lookup column

I have a couple of task lists for a project. One list is the list of main projects, the second is a list of tasks under each main project. The main projects has a lookup column that allows multiple ...
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How do I limit search results by user permissions?

We're running SharePoint Foundation 2010. Many users use the Search Center to find things that exist on a file share, but there is enough sensitive information in some directories of that share that ...
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XSLT template conditional statement on lookup fields - Optimization help

I have a block of xslt that examines if the current node and performs some calculations using different lookup fields if a certain field matches a certain text string. It works as expected and is ...
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Ad-rotator Asp.Net Control on my 2010 master page does not work on child pages

I have a SharePoint 2010 site I'm setting up where I want to have an AdRotator on every page, so I added the control to my master page in SharePoint Designer. However when I look at my site, all the ...
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Show ribbon bar “Documents” in WebPart page

I have created a WebPart. It consists of some HTML / JavaScript code for filtering a document library and a ListViewByQuery-WebPart for showing the results. Is it possible on this WebPart Page to show ...
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Force checkout not working with Edit (link to edit item) column in SP2010

Could someone be so kind as to check the following in their 2010 environments. Create a doc library Turn on force check-out Turn on versioning. Add the "Edit (link to edit item)" column to the ...
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SharePoint 2010 Site Edit History

I am working on a site and after returning from the weekend I noticed that a lot of changes were made. I am wondering is there a way to view the edit history of the site? I.e. is there a way to see ...
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SharePoint 2010. The opportunity to edit the code

What rights the user should have to edit code in SharePoint Designer 2010? It is necessary to modify the html, css and write jQuery scripts. Now I can't even edit a masterpage
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Is it possible to make only the site collection admins be able to add a webpart to a page

I want a add a web part to my SharePoint site. But I don't want other full control users messing with the web part. Is it possible to make the "Add Web Part " option only available to the site ...
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SPServices SPCascade not working in Chrome

I am using SPServices (Version : 0.6.2) with jQuery version v1.6.4 in SharePoint 2010 environment. I am using SPCascadeDropdown function to bind dropdown. It works well in Internet Explorer and ...
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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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Send to or copy multiple documents

Is it possible to use the feature "copy" or "send to" for multiple documents? We can't work with "open in explorer", because we need the filter option in our library. Is there a code or tool for this ...
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“No connectivity with the server” for files in only one content DB?

SharePoint 2010 / SQL Server 2008 R2 One of my users reported a problem opening files yesterday. Upon opening a file she would receive this string of error messages: Clicking "Retry Open" leads to: ...
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How to use SPServices search sql query - getting malformed query

I am using the SPServices javascript library to make a search request to sharepoint 2010 search. I am trying this query: queryText = "<QueryPacket xmlns='urn:Microsoft.Search.Query' Revision='1000'...
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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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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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Automatically add attachment to new list item

is there any way to automatically add an attachment stored on the SP server to the new list item? I enter the URL of the file and this file will be stored after adding item in lists/list_name/...
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Remove line spacing from 'Full details' in workflow email

I have a workflow in SP 2010 that I use to send an email whenever an item is added. I've included the 'Full details' in the body of the email, however when the email arrives it has massive spacing in ...
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Site creation can't continue because of a configuration issue with the parent site

I'm having problems to make my site creation work. I followed the guide at this blog, everything is setup as what described. If I go to personal site, i.e. http://my_host.com:80/my/myinc_sp_test, I ...
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Upgrading site collection to SharePoint 2013 taking long time

I m upgrading a site collection from SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint 2013. Content DB size is 50GB and the upgrade job is running for more than 12 hours now. Is this normal? The upgrade status page is ...
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Having trouble sending a date from a “Date Filter Web Part” to an “InfoPath form web part”

I am using SharePoint 2010. I have a list that has a Date only column and I'm using an Infopath form to submit items. I have two web parts on the page: 1. Date Filter web part and 2. A InfoPath Form ...
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Custom Callout menu display the document metadata , when item is opened

How to display all the metadata for a document in a callout menu ? I am looking to display all the metadata for a document when you click and open a list item call out option . By default , the ...
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Editing Content Type Custom Forms in SharePoint 2010

We have migrated MOSS 2007 sites to SharePoint 2010 using Database attach-detach method. Every list has 1-2 content types and each content type has its own New, Edit and Display forms. I tried ...
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How do I filter a Choice Selection Column in a SharePoint 2010 form based on previous inputs?

I'm using SharePoint 2010 and I'm trying to build a list that will be used to Reserve Parking Spaces(1-5) for a particular day. I have a list that is used to store the person's information, a date, ...
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Error loading navigation: The Managed Navigation term set is improperly attached to the site

I got this error when I tried to restore site and content from higher environment to lower environment Below are the steps I performed "top level site settings" -> "Navigation" , selected "...
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SharePoint 2010 Drop off library with approval before moving document?

I have a drop off library with some rules and when they are fulfilled the documents are moved to other libraries depending on what metadata was specified. I have a requirement where one group of ...
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Failed on Start (Workflow was canceled by System Account.)

When I add an "if condition" to my working workflow, It doesn't work anymore and gives error: "Failed to Start". (Workflow was canceled by System Account.) My "if condition" is in below image framed ...
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Develop on App Server or WFE

I'm developing custom code through VS, Should VS be installed on the WFE or APP Server, remembering I can have more than 1 APP/WFE server. I also want to install Oracle connector (I need to connect ...
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Calculated column - Find Multiple Spaces

A SharePoint list contatins three columns, Requestor name (Single Line of Text) First name (Calculated column) Last Name (Calculated column) I want to extract First Name and Last Name from the ...
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Can you show a list (ex calendar) from a subsite to the parent site in Sharepoint Foundation 2010

I have several departmental subsites that have calendars, or announcement webparts that I would like to roll-up to the parent site so the staff member that adds it to their site, doesn't have to ...
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Could not load file or assembly AjaxControlToolkit

I upgrade a site from SP 2010 to SP 2013 and now I am getting following error: Could not load file or assembly 'AjaxControlToolkit, Version=3.0.30930.28736, Culture=neutral, PublicKeyToken=...
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SharePoint 2010 Library Tree View

What is the best way to create a SharePoint tree view web part for a document library?
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Page creation in SharePoint for styling

Should I create page using "Page From Master" in master pages in navigation in Sharepoint designer or create a Webpart page or ".aspx" page in SharePoint designer or using "site Actions" and attach a ...
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Search Service not working - SharePoint 2010

When running search service I get the below We did not find any results In central administration – Manage content databases I can see under Database name, search server drop down point at correct ...
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Cannot install SQL Server (2012) PowerPivot for SharePoint, always fails SharePoint Version check

Trying to install a fresh install of SharePoint 2010 (w/ SP1) Enterprise Evaluation and SQL Server 2012 PowerPivot for Sharepoint. The prerequisites clearly show that SharePoint 2010 SP1 is needed, ...
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incremental-update to feature in SharePoint by powershell

New to PowerShell and SharePoint, i have a sharepoint 2013 project on visual studio 2013 that contains a SharePoint List definition and instance. After adding and installing the solution and ...
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Powershell SharePoint 2010 capture Permissions of folders in library with Broken Inheritance

I am looking for some code to find all users or Ad Group who have some sort of permission in specific folder (with broken Permission) in a specific library of a team-site. With the following code I ...
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SharePoint CU installation - Updating from Aug 2013 to May 2016 CU

I am working in an environment where the sharepoint patches are in the below level. SP2013: Farm 1 - Build Version 15.0.4727.1000 - June 9th, 2015 Farm 2 - Build Version 15.0.4535.1000 - ​August ...
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Issue with Content Organizer Rule for Document Sets in SharePoint 2010

I have created a new custom content type for document sets in SharePoint 2010. This content type is published via a Content Syndication Hub. I have also created a Record Centre site on the same web ...
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See which list items user has permissions to when list item permissions don't inherit

I have a document library where all the items** do not inherit permissions. I want to be able to see which items a specific user has access to without having to check the permissions of every single ...
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Permissions and Authentication for Business Data Connectivity Services

I have successfully installed BDC into my SharePoint 2010 environment, as well as an External Content Type and associated list. When navigating to the list however, I am receiving the error "Login ...
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Customize NewDocSet.aspx form?

I need to customize the form that appears when users create a new document set. It's stored as “NewDocSet.aspx” under “_layouts”, which I can’t access. Is altering that file really the only way to get ...
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Enter key does not submit search query

In some browsers, the enter key does not submit a search. It only seems to be older versions of IE or IE11 with compatibility mode that allow it to work. Where do I start to try and fix this? It's ...
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How to change the page layout or webpartzones on default page of a custom site definition?

Currently I've got a custom site definition (SharePoint 2010) that includes several features and also puts some webparts in the webpartzones on the default.aspx when a site based on this definition is ...
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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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How can I filter based on Choice fields when using ListData.svc in SharePoint 2010?

I have a list that I'm trying to query using ListData.svc. I am trying to pull back records within a date range and with a particular value from a Choice field checked. If I use Lists.asmx, I can ...
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Custom list - item level permissions - Sharepoint 2010

I have looked at all articles I can find on this but I haven't found a straightforward answer. I have a custom list....I want it so that only one user can answer a specific question item in this list,...
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Paging results from the List service?

I am currently making a call to GetListItems and I'm curious if there is any way to both page results and get the total number of records available? Here is what I am passing in my call to lists.asmx:...
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How to align web parts on a page?

I simply want a content editor (textbox) just below the search bar but I can only get it to either go full width or align left. Note that I don't want to have the text centered, just the box. I've ...
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Searching with properties only works when properties go first? Can this be changed?

On my search centre, if I search for FileType:doc test I get 6,100 results. If I search for test FileType:doc then I do not get any results. Is there a way to change this behaviour and allow ...