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How to use onWorkflowItemChanged in a State Machine Workflow?

I'm using a simple Workflow for demonstration purposes: Init sets State1. State 1 waits for item changed and set's state 2. State 2 waits for item change and finishes the workflow. The problem: ...
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Setting ContentEditorWebPart ContentLink property to absolute path

To avoid adding some static HTML to my custom masterpage, and allow the end-user to easily change it by just changing an HTML file instead of the masterpage, I'm trying to embed a static ...
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SharePoint 2010 Listview creates “Unable to display…” error after adding inline style

First let me say I have been all over the web looking for a fix and keep finding references to the XsltTransformTimeOut value. I have already had our admins set ours from 1 to actually 10 seconds and ...
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SharePoint 2010 Calculated Column, returns FALSE and cannot add last two lines

I have two columns in an excel spreadsheet. One is Entity and one is Country. I have created the Country column in SharePoint as a calculated column and pasted the list of entities into the Entity ...
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Create list of document libraries (duplicate Quick Launch/Libraries)

Instead of displaying the Quick Launch "Libraries", I want to display links to the library pages in a list/webpart within the main content section of the page. That way I can include a button/workflow ...
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SharePoint 2010 Web Analytics Not Working and Values Come Up Empty With No Result

I tried hard to not have to post on the Forums but cannot seem to get this to work. I am trying to fix this service where may have never worked. I've reviewed the official guide ...
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MIgrate sql 2008 to 2014 with sp 2010

I have a customer with SP 2010 Foundation and Sql Srver 2008, now they want to migrate only the DB Server to SQL 2014, I am looking for detailed explanation so I can give an estimate, but cant find ...
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Why do I still see a useraccount in the people picker, but this user account is deleted in AD?

I am using sp 2010. I see for one employee 2 user accounts in the people picker. Only the domain name is difference between these 2 user accounts. We have removed all the users from domainA. All 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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When moving a document out of a folder in same library, I get the “cannot read source file or disk” error

I'm very familiar with the problems of moving content between libraries. However, this is moving within the same library. I have inherited a site from a site owner who loved folders. I am working to ...
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use CSOM for the GetListAndView WebService for multiple lists/views

I know how to use lists.asmx?op=GetListAndView to get list and view details. I'm trying to do the same using CSOM. And, to keep it efficient, I wanted to make one call for multiple lists/views. But ...
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File not displaying in library's all items view

I have a document library in SharePoint 2010 Foundation. When I have uploaded a file into a document library from the browser, it is showing a message "uploaded successfully" but it is not showing in ...
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How to modify / customize Addgallery.aspx Silverlight app?

There is option to modify or customize the Silverlight application existed in addgallery.aspx. When I navigate to Site Actions->New Site I will get populated with below screen (addgallery.aspx). ...
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Embedding Video in Blog Post?

Is it possible to embed a video into a blog site post using a simple URL from the end user's perspective? I have tried two approaches: ...
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Any way to overlay text onto images in SharePoint 2010?

Is there any way to overlay text onto uploaded images within SharePoint 2010, specifically without using SharePoint Designer and without altering the HTML code?
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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 http://blog.sharedove.com/adisjugo/index.php/2012/07/25/visual-guide-setting-up-my-sites-in-sharepoint-2013/ , everything 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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Disable mobile browsing for a single website in SharePoint 2010

How to disable mobile browsing for a single website in SharePoint 2010 not all of websites in SharePoint? As far as i know we can disable it as described here or here,but when applying those ...
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how can i override the onclick event for events/items on a Calendar using JavaScript?

Right now when you click on an event on the calendar it selects it. I want to override that behavior. I can't seem to find what event to override. Any ideas? I know I can iterate through each ...
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SP 2010 - Creating a Daily task to do list

I'm looking to create a daily to do list, simple enough. However I want to set it so that it will autopopulate with the same few tasks every day at a certain time (say 8am) Is there a workflow or ...
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Open linked page in dialog, close without callback

sorry if this has been asked before: I've used the example code from here: http://sharethepunto.blogspot.co.uk/2014/06/how-to-create-pop-up-dialog.html To open a linked page as a popup in ...
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Does deactivating and reactivating the SharePoint Publishing features cause data loss?

In a SharePoint 2010 Site Collection and in its Subsites the SharePoint Publishing Features are enabled: SharePoint Server Publishing Infrastructure Feature (Site Collection Level) SharePoint Server ...
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SharePoint 2010 how to duplicate add document link on sharepoint list

How to duplicate add document link on a SharePoint list? I am planning to put the "add document" link both on the top and bottom of the SharePoint list as well as the "navigation link" next and ...
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SP2010 Calendar Event removal via Outlook Email Cancellation

I've enabled incoming email for my SP calendar and have that working just fine. If I create a meeting through outlook, it populates my SP calendar and my Outlook calendar. If I then cancel the ...
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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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Timer job accessing file share

We have a timer job that has to does certain import of user data into the user profile service, along with user photos that are stored on file share. When it comes to uploading the photo, we have a ...
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Sharepoint 2010 workflow refuses to major check in

Is it possible to do 'major check in' action of the current item in a workflow? In SPD? It seems workflows only check in items as minor versions. Thanks, Ken
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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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Change the value of a column based on the content type

Just wondering if there's an OOTB way to do this: I've got a list which has two content types (Apples and Oranges). If an Apple item is created, I'd like the Type field to be set to Apple, and Orange ...
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Find all groups the current user is within

I’m attempting to see if any groups in Site collection contains logged in. Part 1. Get all groups with name starting with ‘Impact’ Part 2. Loop through Impact groups and fetch users, if user matches ...
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Document search hits when searching on containing site, using FullTextSqlQuery

Im using FullTextSqlQuery to search sites on SP 2010 Farm Solution, document and their content. In each of my sites there are a number of documents, pretty standard setup. I search on DispForm.aspx( ...
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How to configure incoming emails to SharePoint 2010 libraries with the top level domain name, rather than a subdomain

We currently have Exchange 2010 and SharePoint 2010 running well in our AD environment. SharePoint 2010 libraries are currently configured to use the listname@subdomain.domain-name.com address to ...
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Using Key Filter to filter DVWP

I'm using a DVWP to display the contents of a document library. I've enabled Metadata Navigation for the library and when I navigate to the library's AllItems.aspx page it displays the correct Key ...
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Configuring the value of [Today] in sharepoint

I am trying to change the time zone settings that [Today] should follow. It is currently taking UTC-8 and I want to change that to UTC timezone. I tried changing the regional settings timezone at ...
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Confused about SharePoint Solutions

I'm confused about SharePoint Solutions. Could you verify if my understanding is correct? There are only 2 kinds of SharePoint Solutions: Sandboxed Solutions: When a solution package is deployed to ...
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sharepoint search api timezone issue

Sharepoint search api seems to use a different timezone I created 5 new articles with today's date, but they are not appearing in the api search query. I have a search query rule which picks up ...
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SharePoint 2010 - How to add “Title” attribtue with Created By value for each reserved item in FreeBusy field table?

I searched hours on the internet, there is very few information. Reservations content type is enabled in a Calendar list in SP2010 (e.g. image1). Do you guys have any ideas/directions on how to show ...
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How to set the value of a people group field using JavaScript in the Newform.aspx

I need to set the value of my people/group field with current user on page load. I tried many different things, but nothing worked. Let me know how to do this in SharePoint 2010.
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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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How do I automatically get date and time when status of a task is changed?

How do I capture date and time when status of task is changed? I have 3 different columns Date Assigned, Date In Progress, Date Completed. When a task is assigned to a user, is there a way Date ...
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SP2010 Surveys and IE - Document mode

For everything else in SP we have been using IE8 Document compatibility mode and it went along just fine. Recently a site collection owner created a survey, only to find out that clicking "Respond to ...
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Add a webpart Button

I want to add a button with webpart, then to place a script and launch it with the button. But I can't find the possibility to add a button with webpart. Can you help me?
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Newly created site columns are no reflecting in Email these users' SPGroup in SP D Workflow Action

I have created a approval process workflow using SP D 2010. Added an Action in the SP D 2010 Email these users --> A pop up window appears and here, I am trying to add a newly created people/group ...
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How to set Column/View Permission?

I have a list with 3 columns. I want set permission for a column that a special user/group can edit it, and a special user/group can't. e.g: User 1 can read columns a, b User 2 can not see column ...
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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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Gridview used to display list data does not show 'Author' and 'Editor' field

I used grid view to display SharePoint 2010 list data. To have data filtered (used Sp-query for that), I used 'Author' field in C# which is similar to 'Created By' in SharePoint list. It's working ...
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InfoPath form locked SP 2010

I have a InfoPath form in SharePoint 2010, which deploys fine on my dev server but when I try and deploy to my live site it give me this error: Unknown error has occurred. The form template has ...
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Number of Days Outstanding [closed]

How to calculate number of outstanding days in SharePoint? I've been using the formula below but it is not stable =IF([Document Status]="",TODAY()-[Initiated On]+1,[Date Reviewed]-[Initiated On])
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“List name - View name” shows up on top of list

I have a really weird issue where my list name and view name show up on top of list. The view in question is All Items and it has been modified by me. This is how the List looks. On viewing the ...
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How to Export a Document Library to Excel from SharePoint 2010 using a custom button?

I need to do the same as this little fantastic button in the sharepoint ribbon. It allows users to export a document library to an excel spreadsheet. I posted a screenshot below. I would like to ...