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SPContext.Current.Web.ParentWeb needs disposing?

I am using SPContext.Current.Web.ParentWeb and I want to know if I have to dispose below: SPContext.Current.Web.ParentWeb
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SharePoint 2010 Recent Likes and Comments Newsfeed?

Is there an OOTB Newsfeed in SP 2010 that can show which documents have been recently liked / commented on a SP site? Based on my research, SP 2010 does not have OOTB capability to do this? The ...
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persisting objects in sharepoint 2010

Completley new to sp and trying to create a timer job that uses a value stored in a persisted object. I found some examples but for some reason when my job runs the persisted object is always null. ...
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2010 Moving Content DB to new Domain - Problem with Users

I am restoring a content database to a new farm in a new domain. I have used the Move-SPUser command to map as many users over that exist in the new domain. I've used the delete orphan script to ...
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Create fixed template in SharePoint Designer 2010 for every form submission by InfoPath Designer 2010

I have already created the forms and the unique URL through InfoPath Designer 2010. I also have the template that I want already created in SharePoint Designer 2010. The problem I have now is to ...
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Error while creating data connection using XML Document in InfoPath

Referring to this post http://blogs.msdn.com/b/infopath/archive/2007/01/15/populating-form-data-from-sharepoint-list-views.aspx I am trying to create an XML Document data connection using a URL but ...
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ScriptResource.xsd error on site

I am getting a javascript error on all the pages in my application . Message: 'Sys.UI' is null or not an object Message: 'Sys.__upperCaseTypes' is null or not an object ...
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Reporting Services Webparts not Available in SharePoint Designer 2010

Firstly, I work as a DBA and have very limited understanding about how everything hangs together in SharePoint, so apologies if this is something pretty basic. We have just recently upgraded our WSS ...
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Conditional Text Fields Inside Repeating Sections - how to limit lookup scope?

So, here's my challenge: I'm building a tool in SP to help my department track and evaluate new product ideas. I've taken the business architecture/capabilities map and converted it into a series of ...
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SP Foundation 2010: Drop down menu in alphabetical order

I did get the drop down menu work with the instructions given to me in HERE and now I have new problem with it: navigation bar is in alphabetical order which I would like to change to predefined. So, ...
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Sharepoint 2010 REST API to get groups a user is assigned to

Does the Sharepoint 2010 REST interface allow you to get groups that a user is assigned to? I tried pulling users from UserInformationList, but that does not give group data. I've been searching ...
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User Profile Sync and Active Directory groups

We utilize Active Directory (2003) to provide access to our SharePoint 2010 team sites. Lately we have noticed that when we change a Group in Active Directory, that change doesn't necessarily affect ...
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Data missing when linking a Chart Web Part to a Document Set in SP 2010

The Chart Web Part doesn't show any data in the preview pane when I connect a Document Set list. It does work with a standard list. Is this a bug or a feature? If a "feature" is there any known ...
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Expandable lists that expand and collapse with one click

I have a lot of text based lists on one page, so I threw them into content editor web parts so i can expand / minimize the lists. However, two clicks (one on the arrow and then one on "restore") is ...
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Disable “you are about to open” pop up

Everytime I open a document in SharePoint it asks: You are about to open Name: xxxxxx From: xxxxxxx How would you like to open this file? Read Only Edit How do I disable this, so it opens directly ...
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Changing the link of the 'Reply' button in a Discussion Board

I have a Discussion Board and within this board a user creates a 'Discussion'. When a user wants to reply to this 'Discussion' they click the 'Reply' button and the reply entry appears. By default ...
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Add many entries to SPAudit

I want to create multiple entries of SPAudit for test it before use it in real environment. I supposed that I just can open a web many times and generate as many entries as I want. So i wrote this: ...
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Multilingual user interface: Is it possible to Export Translations using PowerShell?

I have a SharePoint Server 2010 Enterprise with several language packs installed. The Alternate Languages have been enabled in the Site Settings and several items have been translated. Is it possible ...
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Drop down custom action

I've tried to create drop down custom action for some time without any success and Google also can't help me. Anybody could to share example how to use DropDown Element as custom action? Thx for ...
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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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Migration of Custom Workflows from MOSS 2007 to SharePoint 2010

I have never worked on Custom Workflows and for now I need to migrate a Custom Workflow solution from MOSS 2007 to SharePoint 2010. I have converted the solution in VS2010 and it if error free. Will ...
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SharePoint 2010 CQWP query millions of items?

Is it possible for SP 2010 CQWP to query millions of items in Multiple Sites with Filter and Sort functionality? In my case, I have a root site with many subsites. The total items in all sites might ...
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Lists with Parent Child Relationshiips - add records [duplicate]

I am creating a CRM system in SharePoint 2010, and I would like to be able to have the main list have the customers, and then sub lists with contact information, notes information, task information ...
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Sharepoint:SPSecurityTrimmedControl

I have this in my master page. <Sharepoint:SPSecurityTrimmedControl runat="server" Permissions="CreateSSCSite"> <SharePoint:CssLink runat="server" Version="4"/> ...
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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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SharePoint Foundation 2010 Top Navigation Bar drop down

I have tried almost everything. I have been reading the blog from this Question, but it does not explain how can I make drop down menus work on multiple top navigation links. Doing changes as the blog ...
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How to change order of the subsites in the dropdown?

I created a 5 subsites under a team site and enabled show subsites option. So We can the subsites in a dropdown. They are automatically arranged in alphabetical order. How can I change that order?
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How to migrate a list from Sharepoiunt 2010 to Sharepoint 2013

I must migrate a lot of list from SharePoint 2010, to SharePoint 2013. Sometimes this List have got more then 50 MB. How Could I migrate them with Content ? How to migrate with person who made the ...
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Sharepoint 2010 column missing or hidden?

I created several site columns to build multiple lists on a new SP 2010 site. In one of the new lists one of the columns has gone missing and I cannot reference, view, or update entries in the ...
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Error : Object reference not set to an instance of an object on feature deployment

I am writing code for feature activated code. But when I try to deploy my solution through VS 2010 it says deploy failed Error on feature activation : object reference not set to an instance of an ...
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Outlook meeting details on sharepoint site

I want to display all meetings of an outlook account in SharePoint, such that when anyone from the team will open the sharepoint site, he should see the meetings. I know lots of questions have ...
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Export SharePoint 2010 WebPart Data to Excel using SandBox Solution

I am trying to create a sandboxed webpart to export data from another webpart within the webpart page to excel. I tried using the Excel ActiveXObject in a client side script but it requires this ...
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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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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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Where should I put 3rd party assemblies needed by my project if GAC is not an option?

SharePoint makes it easy to deploy various resources via mapped folders in your Visual Studio project, e.g. Images mapped folder is where you put images needed by the project. My question is: where ...
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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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Workflow to copy multiple people from list to another list

Similar to this question here but different. It seems that person had a multiple entry people field in list one and had accidently not turned on multiple entry for the corresponding column in list ...
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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 - Group by two columns at once

I'd like to group a view on two columns at the same time. The first column contains a serial number. The second column, Related To, is a lookup pointing to the Serial Number column. What I'm ...
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Repeating table bound to secondary data source: can't add columns and rows

I'm trying to create a form (in a form library) that updates multiple lists using InfoPath. I have a media inventory list that contains: Media Type Total Discs Available Min. Discs Threshold ...
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FullTextSQLQuery with a Taxonomy GUID in Where Clause

I've created a few documents and tagged them with various Taxonomy Terms from a Term Set. The terms I have chosen are children of other Terms. I've executed a crawled and created a Managed Property ...
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Conditional Formatting using Calculated Column as Condition (SharePoint Designer 2010)

I want to use conditional formatting to change the color of a row based on a Calculated Column. I know I could do this with a CEWP but I would prefer to do it in SPD 2010 because I am new to ...
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People Picker Only Returns User Search Results For One Account

We currently have SharePoint 2010 running a single server farm, single domain. We have it configured to authenticate using ADFS 2.0. Users have no problem authenticating, but we have noticed a very ...
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Export to Excel is slow

I am working with SharePoint 2010 / 2013. Very often I have to export large lists (>1000 Items) to Excel. This always takes some time (e.g. about 3 Minutes for 3500 list items). Is this normal, or ...
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How to get a crawled property? SP2010

I have a site column added through a custom feature. The column is a text Column of the type "Multiple Lines of Text". It already contains values, but I can't find the crawled Property to map it as a ...
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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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Files not appearing in SharePoint Designer, but are still usable

Just today I have run into a strange problem, in SharePoint Designer my folder "Style Library", which holds the css files for my site, is empty. When I navigate to it through "All Files" it is still ...
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UserProfileService GetUserProfile Modified Date in 2010

I have a problem when loading a UserProfile from the UserProfileService in Powershell. I am able to get a list of properties, however I can't seem to find when the profile was last modified. The one ...
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Loss of formulas when using excel to move sharepoint lists

I need to move a list in Sharepoint 2010 from one site to another. I have tried doing this by (1) saving original list as an excel worksheet and (2) creating a new list from that worksheet. The ...
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SharePoint FBA using AD LDS vs ASNET SQL Membership Database

I have seen many articles describing individual methods of achieving SharePoint FBA Using AD LDS here Using ASPNET SQL Membership database here And these are not limited and there are many Blogs ...