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Check user has permissions for a sharepoint site

On a SharePoint site I've created a permissions group with contribute permission level. I've added an active directory group Domain/group1 to the SharePoint group. The group has around 100 of domain ...
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Does anyone use SharePoint to manage mini-projects? [closed]

Does anyone use SharePoint to manage mini-projects? If so, how? Any custom lists/workflows that you find helpful? I know SharePoint has an OTP Project Tasks list but it's very basic. I was thinking ...
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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 I m on my ...
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Replace top link navigation in SharePoint 2010

What it is the recommended way to replace the "top link navigation" by hardcoded links? (in SharePoint 2010)
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Branding ribbon and top link navigation

I'm working on a project in SharePoint 2010. The graphic designer developed styles to the top of the pages of SharePoint, which includes: Ribbon Title and icon Top link navigation Graphic design ...
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Adding filter manually to a DVWP using XSL

I have a 5 columns DVWP created using a linked data source (of 3 SP tables). The first 3 columns are from the first SP table, while the 4th and 5th column are from the remaining 2 SP tables. In 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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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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Backup and Restore Social DB (User Profile Service) Sharepoint 2010

Does anyone know the step by step to migrate User Profile Service (Social DB) from one farm to another different (the server name is different)? I need to restore all site collection comments
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Relational List fields

I have 2 lists "People" and "Meetings". I can create meeting and add multiple people to meeting using lookup column. Now, I also have a field in People list called "Meeting assigned" where it should ...
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How to get created date column of sharepoint list in the keywordquery result

I have created custom search page in SharePoint 2010 in which KeywordQuery class is used. I want to get created date column of list in the result. What I have done is created managed property and ...
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Query server is not responding after change the IP of Query server in search topology

query component is not responding and found the below error in Event viewer of wfe1 server after the change of IP for one of Query server. The following conditions are currently affecting index ...
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Infopath form not submitting to correct library upon creation

I am using SharePoint 2010 with infopath. Currently I have a form library set up to submit infopath forms. The library is using the infopath form for the content type when creating new items. The ...
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WebSite search does not find any result

I have a 2010 Site migrated to 2013, which contains old 2010 Lists and some new 2013. In all Lists I have enabled the Search (advanced list settings) and clicked Re-index List. All List searches and ...
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Workflow Error: Coercion Failed: Input cannot be null for this coercion

I have a workflow that is assigning a task based on a lookup value. This workflow runs successfully the first time then fails on subsequent attempts. Here's how the data looks: Look Up Title ...
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SharePoint 2010 branding - I see it (as site admin) but rest users don't

Our web developer helped me customize our SharePoint 2010 web application (few images and colors). Very basic. He made changes to the master page and I selected that master page and applied it to ...
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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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Change permissions so only admins can edit column value

Is there any way to create a column in a list that only specific people can edit? Normal users should not be able to edit this column when creating an item. If it helps the column is meant to be a ...
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Declarative WebPart on publishing page

I have made a publishing page layout that has a WebPartZone and a MediaWebPart in the ZoneTemplate. Example below. <WebPartPages:WebPartZone runat="server" Title="Fokusøki Media" ...
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An introduction to SharePoint 2010

I've been a member of Stack Overflow for a while and have this week been given a project of having a play around with SharePoint 2010 to see how it works basically, as we're looking to use it to ...
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Sequential Workflow: The file has been modified by SHAREPOINT\system on

I have a squential workflow that takes Account IDs as plain text from a InfoPath input and converts them into a SPUser field. I can't get the the item to update bc an exception is throw on the Update ...
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How to update a SharePoint 2010 list via an InfoPath 2010 client form using code?

I tried to follow in Sharepoint Server 2010 and Infopath 2010 the article: How to update a SharePoint list via an InfoPath browser form using the SharePoint Object Model which is for ...
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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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Customise Document Library Send to Location

I was itended to create a custom "Send to Location" in the menu for archiving purpose. In sharepoint 2010, I have managed to setup a new option "Archive Documents" in Central Administration > General ...
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Hiding Column on a List View with Grouping

I have a list that I need to dynamically hide columns on based on user. Sort of a rudimentary Column Level security type deal. This is being done through Javascript and JQuery to simply not display ...
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Conditional formatting lookup column

I am attempting to do conditional formatting in a list view in SharePoint Designer. In this list I have a list that contains a lookup column, and other columns derived from the list of that lookup ...
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Disabled SharePoint 2010 ribbon when editing publishing page with google chrome browser

The SharePoint ribbon being disabled when I clik at the edit button with a google chrome browser, this problem is only when my publishing page contain a rich text editor. Anyone have an idea to ...
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Google Local fonts in SharePoint

Which is the recommended way to include Google Fonts in SharePoint? It must be locally because there is no access to the Internet.
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How can I display the current SharePoint user from a c# Web Form hosted on IIS

I'm stuck on my project. I have Web Forms published in IIS that are shown in SharePoint 2010 site. From that Web Form, I want to show the current user in SharePoint. My solution is from ...
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Issue with deploying webpart in sharepoint 2010

We've created 2 webparts under a single visual studio solution as a farm environment. But after creating the WSP and trying to deploy it to our UAT, we are getting the following error This ...
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Something deleted user data from MySite

One of our users received this warning: The My Site of [USER] is scheduled for deletion in 14 days. As their manager you are now the temporary owner of their site. This temporary ownership gives ...
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SPD2010: Storing Variables as email addresses

Morning all, Current Infrastructure: SharePoint 2010 Standard (RTM) My Question: Can the community advise me if it's possible to store an email address as a variable within an SPD Workflow? ...
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Restricting Enterprise Keyword Suggestions to a Term Set

Does anyone know of a way to lock down a list's built in Enterprise Keyword field to a specific Term Set? I've found on similar solution, but that solution only created a new Site Column that allowed ...
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What is this URL list filter parameter?

I have a I am trying to build but I need to know what to populate in one of the parameters... For Example... ...
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How can I have yes, flagged and no buttons in a column

I have a document library where the CEO wants to see three buttons. If he has read the document he wants to click on Yes, otherwise it will always be No. If he clicks Flag it means it needs to be ...
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Retention Policy on Sharepoint 2010 as “Move to another Place”

I have to apply Retention Policy to all Documents and list contents. The condition for the policy is that documents and list data older than 3 years move to another location. This location should be ...
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Auto update document copies on check in Sharepoint 2010

We all are aware of Send To Functionality of Document Libraries as explained here ...
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Get documents and folders in SharePoint 2010 list's ROOT folder with REST

There is a question about getting files/folders in some SharePoint folder. There is advice to filter list items by parent folder path. But how can I list files/folders in the List itself? With REST I ...
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Sharepoint 2010 to 2013 Upgrade (License Migration)

I have been having a hard time finding an answer to this anywhere. I know the licensing model has changed from SharePoint 2010 to 2013. If we already have SharePoint 2010 licenses for our servers and ...
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Filter list in a WebPart by Contains not Equals (adding a wildcard)

If I need to "search" list data using a wildcard, I have to modify the XSL code. A step-by-step instruction for doing it in SP2007 has been provided at Can I Filter a List/Data View using Contains ...
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Workflow for discussion board

I'm trying to create a workflow in SPD 2010 whereby if someone responds / replies to a discussion board, it sends an email to the original creator of that thread. I created a reusable workflow with ...
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Load all fields for a specific ListItem using CSOM

I want to load all FieldValues for a specific ListItem ForExample public ListItem GetItemById(List SPList, int id, string[] fieldNames) { using (Ctx) { ...
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Workflow doesn't start when Item is created

I have an initial workflow that is independent of this discussion where an item gets copied into list1. After this occurs, the workflow in question starts as expected since I have the workflow set to ...
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Cannot be blank as rule in sharepoint designer and infopath

Is there a way inside workflow rules to make this rule: "if field A is not empty, then field B cannot be blank"?
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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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“Add New Item” Link on Page

My customer would like to move the "Add New Item" to the top of a list. How can I accomplish this without adding significant code to the site?
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Site Templates vs Copy Site with Manage Content and Structure?

Interesting question just came up from a client: when creating multiple sites from a template, are there any disadvantage to using the "Copy Site" feature via the "Manage Content and Structure" tool? ...
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Percentage calculated column issue

My code is =IF(OR(Agency="1",[Day Rate ex VAT]*(1-90%)), IF(OR(Agency="2",[Day Rate ex VAT]*(1-90%)), IF(Agency="3",[Day Rate ex VAT]*(1-90.5%)))) This code is basically trying to work out if ...
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System.IO.DirectoryNotFoundException: <nativehr>0x80070003</nativehr><nativestack></nativestack>

I'm working on a sharepoint server. It was SP2010+SQL2008 R2. I migrated it to SP2013 + SQL2012. Everything worked fine for days. I keep working on it. Then, I find that there is ONE webapp having ...
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owstimer eating up memories at app & wfe servers

We have SP 2010 farm with 1 app server and 2 WFEs. We have been facing issue with owstimer eating up the available memory at our servers randomly. meaning, at any point of time, 1 server max'd up ...