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Word Documents in Library Erroring and Unable to Overwrite

I have a document library and a number of times I have experienced an issue where, upon trying to open a document in Word for editing, it throws an error The file filename.docx cannot be opened ...
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Cannot contact site at the specified URL https://www.server.com:1234/sites/test/

I want to create a list item using SharePoint Client object model (SharePoint 2010). string siteURL = @"https://www.server.com:1234/sites/test/"; using (ClientContext spcontext = new ...
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FBA - Search Issue with Custom Login Page

I have implemented FBA on an web application which has a custom login page. The custom page doesn't let the users login via windows authentication even though it is enabled from central admin. Seems ...
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SharePoint 2010 Broken links report

How to find broken links in SharePoint 2010 Site collection without using SharePoint Designer?
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2010: Custom List Template ID

I searched everywhere, but could not find a solution that worked for me. We've created a default document library, changed it a bit and saved it as a new document library template from the user ...
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Fast Search - Managed Metadata field stores whole hierarchy of terms

On a list I have a field that links to the term store (managed metadata service application). Users can select multiple terms that are organized in a hierarchy. TermSet Parent 1 Child 1 1 ...
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Cannot create site from template due to missing column

I have created a site template that contains a list with a calculated column. Here is the column formula: ="<DIV><img src='"&IF([Project Status]="On ...
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Why is my SPD 2010 workflow running twice?

I've got a support case for a client, and they have a super simple workflow on a list. It simply sends an email to a user from a person field, whenever an item is added to the list. The client ...
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Making column required is only possible after it is added and edited (happens in content type only)

While creating columns in content type the option of Require that this column contains information is disabled so I cannot make the column required. But once I save the column and edit it I am able to ...
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CAML Query with many conditions

I would like to know, is there a way to build such a CAML Query, or is this nonsense: I have a SharePoint List with two ContentTypes: ServiceGroup and Services. The Fields are Title ServiceGroup ...
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Build a simple event sign up solution - problems

I am new to SP 2010 and I'm trying to build a simple sign up solution which is not that simple (at least for me) :/ I tried to implement solutions from the internet but they are either to complicated ...
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SP 2010 Column lookup w/ prepopulating other columns within a form

Hoping you can help me out as I can't seem to find the exact answer on any site. I am currently using SharePoint 2010/Infopath 2010. ISSUE: Not being able to do a column lookup (without a dropdown) ...
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SharePoint 2013 error with external list connecting to LobSystem

I created the ECT with a Custom Impersonated ID so it is connecting to the SQL Database with a specific ID and PW for the SQL DB not through windows Authentication. I created the External list ...
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Sharepoint 2010 setting folder default metadata via Powershell

In a Sharepoint 2010 Enterprise site. I've got a library containing documents pertaining to foreign countries. So I have folders for Argentina, Chile, etc.. The list items have a text field called ...
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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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check sub folder if start with “ABC”

I have function to upload to SharePoint document library in C# without using the API or a custom web service. I got help from 'Upload a File to a SharePoint Document Library - Part I'. it also can ...
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Event handlers not triggering when attached to custom list (2013 on-premises)

I have a three 2010 event handlers installed on-premises on 2013 foundation that are all part of the same solution (added, updating, updated), none of which are triggering when they are attached to ...
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Viewing all library permissions, site wide

Our site has a list of about 10 departments. Each one has some sub sites which contain librarys. Once a week I have to check all these libraries and check the permissions to make sure only the people ...
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Programmatically provision a new Managed Metadata Service Application

What is the class available in SharePoint API to programmatically provision a new Managed Metadata service Application or How to provision a new Managed Metadata service application Programmatically ...
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Move sharepoint library to another site

I want to move a SharePoint library (2010) to another sitecollection. The problem is that this document library has lookups to other lists, has fields/contenttypes (some were deployed in a solution, ...
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opening document library files in popup or new window

is there any easy way to open the document library files in a new window or popup depending on the file types PDF-In Adobe reader (currently opens in IE) Image file (currently opens in IE)
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Problem copying lookup column data from one list to another via PowerShell

I have the below script that works for moving list data between two lists on sites next to each other that have the same schema. Everything works perfectly bar a column of type LOOKUP named "Name of ...
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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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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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I got this error using ado.net data services “An error occurred while processing this request.”

Any idea? protected void Button1_Click(object sender, EventArgs e) { PortalCoporativoDataContext msdc = new PortalCoporativoDataContext(new ...
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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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How to call javascript function when a new item is added to a specific list?

I would like to give user some notification with the ID of the item on status bar when a new item is added to a list, so far I got the javascript code for display text in status bar, but I don't know ...
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Associate an existing site column with a published Infopath content type

I've created an Infopath form and published it as a content type to my SharePoint site. What I am trying to do now is modify the form (and content type) to include an existing site column that was ...
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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 Foundation [Unable to process the request in Excel Web App]

I am encountering below error msg whenever I try to open excel file (.xls, .xlsx) in SharePoint Foundation 2010 portal. Other Office files such as word, ppt opens correctly without any error but ...
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Is it possible to have one date field in a sharepoint 2010 calendar?

I'm trying to make a due date calendar and have it only use one date instead of a start and end date. Is there any way to do that? I also want this to be in a calendar view and not a list view. ...
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Can I show before and after values of columns in an email sent by workflow?

I am working in SharePoint Designer 2013 (the SharePoint site itself is SharePoint 2010, upgrading soon). We have a list to keep track of our tasks as a team. People can update these tasks. ...
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Alert assigned user when predecessors completed

I have an out of the box SharePoint 2010 Tasks List setup using predecessors (a lookup column back to same task list, allows multiple selections) and I have a requirement to send an email alert to the ...
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Color code current day in a calendar

Is it possible to highlight or color code the current day in a calendar?
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SharePoint 2010 Custom ListForm(WebPart) with ListFieldIterator fails in displaymode

i have created a quite extensive solution contained in a visual webpart. From within this webpart i open up a Telerik RadWindow and open another webpart in it to display/edit//create a new item ...
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Workflow Report by person

I am using the approval workflow to assign a list of documents to various employees. I know you can click on the individual documents to see who has and has not signed off, but is there any way to ...
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Retrieve List items using CAML Query

I have a list which contains 3 columns -ID, TicketState and EndDate ID TicketState EndDate(DD-MM-YYYY) 1 Open 10/10/2012 2 Closed ...
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How do I access the docs in a Sharepoint folder via REST API?

I am a total beginner with Sharepoint, actually I do not know much about the internal structures used by Sharepoint and what exactly can and can not be accessed via REST Apis Here is what I am trying ...
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How does internal email get to the SMTP client of a SharePoint server?

I am trying to configure incoming email to a SharePoint 2010 list on Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1. I am trying to avoid involvement with Exchange or Active Directory. When I try to email the list using ...
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Can't pass authentication to browse a sharepoint site

I am trying to browse a sharepoint site in IE8 from the server where it is deployed. When I am promped to enter my credentials i enter them but this doesn't work. The box keeps appearing and asks me ...
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Task List ItemAdded Receiver doesn't work for workflow created tasks

Why doesn't the ItemAdded Receiver get called when a task was created by a workflow, but when a user created a task it does? I tried setting the Receivers ListUrl to my list URL and tried using the ...
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SP 2010 - Freeze Header Row - Cannot get solutions to work

I have been trying to implement a solution to freeze the header row of a list longer than I care to admit. I was able to get this solution to work: ...
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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 validate users from sharepoint groups by object model code?

I have different users in various sharepoint groups(Admin,User,Approver) in my site collection.Now in my visual webpart how can I validate users(from these above groups) who are going to login. Help ...
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Get Info about Site Collection that not used during the last 180 days

I need help to get a list of Site Collections, that where not used during the last 180 days. I´ve found the "LastModified" Attribut, but it´s not the goal i needed. I´ve a SharePoint 2013 Environment ...
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Announcement list web part

I would like to create an announcement list webpart that shows the information vertically, without column names, like in this image I found googling: Information is being shown in a column style, ...
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Cannot Activate Sandbox Solution

I'm trying to activate a sandbox solution on a SharePoint site but the 'Activate' button is greyed out. I have made sure that the Sandboxed Code Service is started but it's still not enabled. What ...
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Dropdown lookup column in Sharepoint list form (newform.aspx)

I have a dropdown lookup field in newform.aspx form. Unlike choice dropdown the lookup dropdown is input field and not select So I raise an onchange event using jWuery $(document).ready(function() { ...
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Event Receiver CancelWithRedirectUrl issue with multiple selected list items

I've got my event receiver (itemdeleting) working almost exactly the way I'd like it to. Upon certain conditions in the itemdeleting event, I am setting the status to CancelWithRedirectUrl and ...
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Changing the thread culture using HttpModule - not working for list forms

I have a requirement to implement globalization for the out of the box list forms i.e. displaying datetime, currency etc. based on culture of the region. I have referred this article on how SharePoint ...