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failed to create receiver object from assembly

I have created two features and I want both use same receiver class so I created a class MyFeatureReceiver (somewhere in project SP/MyRecievers/) which implements SPFeatureReceiver and has an ...
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Sharepoint designer 2010 doesn't show all fields of current item in workflow

Hi I'm working on a workflow and I'm trying to set a field in the current item to a value calculated. Im trying to do this: Calculate Current Item:GP Instance Run Count plus 1 (output to Variable: ...
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SharePoint 2010 slow (first byte received)

I'm having a problem with SharePoint 2010; the pages are taking 7ish seconds to load. Previously it was less than half a second. I'm not aware of any changes that were made that caused it. This is ...
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Pass resource file values to web part settings

I've created a page layout which has a content by query web part embedded in it. I would like to have the CQWP pre-configured as much as possible so that the user doesn't need to make changes after ...
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Configuring KPI in dashboard designer

I'm configuring a KPI for my sharepoint 2010 site. Take this example of a "projects" list and a "project progress" field in this list which is shown in percentage. I want to configure a KPI for this ...
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SharePoint Database Attach Upgrade Problem

I have follow the steps to upgrade SHP2007 to SHP2010 using the database attach method. The content database was upadated successfully and attached to a new web application. Here are my three ...
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extended SharePoint server 2010 lists have problem with columns that have customized forms for their data gathering with InfoPath 2010

our server is upgraded from 2007 and we have problems there that force us to decide to move sites to the new 2010 web application. after that we have problem with excel services that solutions and ...
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how to change multi-select to be blank value by default in infopath 2010

I have an infopath 2010 form that is defaulting to check the first item in the list. I'm needing all items to be 'unchecked' by default. I've changed the default value in both the sharepoint list ...
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User is logged/timed out, then performs an AJAX call. How can this be caught?

When a user is logged out in SharePoint, then tries to navigate to another page, they're redirected to the login page. However, when a user is logged out and does an AJAX call on the page, it seems to ...
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Cannot filter on Column in some views of a doc library

I have a 2010 site that has a document library with a threshold of 7500 items. The library is currently sitting at over 8000 items, so we have created multiple views that filter on indexed columns. ...
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How to move user menu or welcome menu

How do I move the user or welcome menu to another location? I need to move the welcome menu to another location and make sure that java drop down gets moved with it too. how is it done? 1:
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Add user to a SharePoint group - grant permission - right groups do not show

When I try go grant permission to a user in a new web I don't get listed the cusom groups on the current web. If you look at the image you can see that the list in the background are quite a bit ...
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Does SharePoint 2010 work with Firefox?

In SharePoint 2007, it was impossible to work as a site administrator or farm administrator, when using Firefox as a web browser. Does SharePoint 2010 work with any web browser (or at least Chrome / ...
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Alerts on List based on Items shown in View not working

I got a custom list with fairly standard columns: - Single line of text - Multiple lines of text - Choice - Number - Yes/No I set up a default alert on it, add an item, and just as expected, I get an ...
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Redirect after item is added in the main window, not in the pop up dialog box

I have an issue in SharePoint 2010, in ItemAdding event i've created some action to be taken when the action is happening and the item is being added, so after that i would like to make sure that the ...
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How do I change the order of display of additional fields associated to an External column?

In SharePoint 2010 I have an External Data Column that I have linked to an External Content Type with 5 fields named A,B,C,D and E. I have selected all fields to be shown when the external data column ...
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Sharepoint 2010 - Workflow, return field as Lookup Values, Comma Delimited getting both lookup id and lookup value

I'm working on a simple workflow in SPD 2010 which is going to send an email to multiple recipients based on lookup values and even though I set the "Return Field As: Lookup Values, Comma Delimited" ...
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SP2010: Client object model: add new wikipage to document library

Is it possible to create a new wiki page using the client object model and give it some content ("<h1>Welcome to the SharePoint!</h1>")? I'm using VB.Net
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How to create charts with custom filters about sensitive data using JS without using external APIs?

I need to create charts out of business data which comes out of SharePoint lists in SharePoint 2010. The solution needs the ability to easily filter the data by custom queries, just like the SPJS ...
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Per Location Views Not Working

I am trying to accomplish the following scenario. In my document library I want the top level view to use a view called "Folders" where it only shows two columns. Upon clicking a folder in the view I ...
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configuring status list using date column, if greater than [date column] status goes red

I am using a status list that is pulling from another sharepoint list, I would like to use a date column labeled "Due Date" and tell the indicator to turn red when the "Due Date" has passed... This ...
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Workaround for inviting external users to site-level groups in office365

I've got a site collection where each subsite requires their own unique permission groups (Let's call them siteVisitors, siteMembers and siteOwners) Users in the siteMembers and siteVisitors groups ...
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SharePoint List Modal Empty

After configuring the v5 Masterpage for SharePoint 2010, I have noticed that the modal for view/edit forms is not loading the fields, only the ribbon. Watching the console in IE Developer Tools, I ...
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Error with special characters in site column names referenced by a calculated column

I have a site column Construction - Complete Date which is used by my calculated column Construction - Is Complete?. Whenever a date is entered for the Construction - Complete Date then Construction ...
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How to include end user editable resources?

I have a custom list item form that sends email notifications when certain things happen. I want the text of the email to be changeable without having to recompile or redeploy a solution. I thought I ...
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How do I move a site from one site collection to another?

I need to move a site from one site collection to another. I don't need to move an entire site collection; just a sub-site on that collection. What is the easiest way to do this?
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Setup for accessing an external SQL database from SP 2010 using Javascript

I want to try to access an external SQL Server 2012 database on a SharePoint 2010 site, using javascript. I found one really interesting, good blog post about it online, but the link to the example ...
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Return user to same folder after workflow

I have a list with folders and all items exist in a folder. I also have a custom approval workflow, but after a user starts the workflow on an item they are taken back to the default view at the top ...
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Why is TryGetList failing within my Timer Job?

I have a custom SharePoint 2010 Timer Job that had been running fine. The job performs processing on 88 sites in our web application. One day, everything was working fine. The next day, the 72nd site ...
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SP2010: Add option to “New Document” in document library: “New Custom Wiki Page”

I have multiple document libraries containing links to Wiki Pages. I need to have an option under the "New Wiki Page" to create a "New Custom Wiki Page". When i click that new option, a new custom ...
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Automatically logged in as “System Account” after changing service accounts

Note: The steps listed below should resolve this issue in most cases. My situation involved my browser cache... Whenever I access my SharePoint 2010 foundation page I am automatically logged in as ...
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SP2010: Add validation to a wiki page

I have a table on my wiki page. Is it possible to validate the data in those tablecells?
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Check Home Page Sharepoint 2010

How to check page is homepage/default page programmatically in C# sharepoint 2010
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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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SP2010 and Report Builder

I have an SSRS report integrated with SP 2010, the data in the report is loaded from a SP list. The current issue that I am facing is not being able to read minimum and maximum date time field for the ...
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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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401 Unauthorized before authentication

Environment: SP2010 Enterprise, one server with separate SQL This just cropped up on a server that has been working flawlessly for months. I created an account for a new external user, but when they ...
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HTTP 503 error accessing Sharepoint excelservice.asmx through SOAP

I work for The Smeal College of Business at Penn State. I am doing a project for the Supply chain program and I am creating an excel workbook in Sharepoint that uses a lot of UDF's. I have no problem ...
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Set link target depending on zone

Background: We have a SharePoint 2010 with two web applications. One contains our portal site collection and the other contains the My Sites. The web application containing our portal site runs on ...
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“This list cannot be deleted because one or more lists are related to it.” - Which?

A user and myself can't delete a library due to something still using it. How can i find out what that something is? Can the library be deleted while keeping whatever the something is using?
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Problems hiding or setting the audience on a link within the quick launch

Good Morning All, I'm running into an issue where I would like to hide and show links on the quick launch based on a specific SharePoint group. I know how you can do it through the browser, but I'm to ...
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SP2010: add new wiki page containing default data

Is it possible to add a new wiki page, that contains default data, in my document library? The data is made in htmlcode.
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Unable to set property 'className' on Term Store Manager after CU

I have recently upgraded two SP2010 environments to June 2014 CU (14.0.7125.5002). Not sure if it is related (most probably yes) but if I get into Term Store Manager from Internet Explorer, I cannot ...
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Products Configuration Wizard - Failed to register SharePoint Services

Setup: Windows Server 2008 R2 SQL Server 2008 R2 SharePoint Server 2010 Last successfully installed and configured update: Service Pack 2 for Microsoft SharePoint 2010 (KB2687453). Current Build: ...
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How to retrieve users from “list permissions users” of any LIST in SharePoint 2010 Client Object Model?

These code is giving me all users of the site, but need to get Users that are in List Permissions of any LIST (not Library) i.e of Project Task or Custom List. Thank you Web web = _ctx.Web; List ...
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Problem to display an infopath form linked to an empty list

I'm working with sharepoint 2010. I have a list view filtered by the current user. Logically, if none of the items have the current user in its corresponding field, the list view is empty. An infopath ...
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Why can't i get data from External List within my workflow?

Im trying to load a value (string) into my SPD 2010 workflow from an external list. I want to save that value in a workflow variable, so I lookup for that external list and set up my filter's ...
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Failed to load receiver assembly when activate feature

I have a problem when activating a Site scoped feature. Every time I try to activate the solution with STSADM or Powershell I get this error: C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\Web Server ...
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Double Eval- Repeating Value

I'm having some trouble with a double-eval concatenation. I am using the formula xdMath:Eval(xdMath:Eval(xdXDocument:GetDOM("REST Vacation")/ns1:feed/ns1:entry, 'concat(//d:EmployeeID, ";")'),".."), ...
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Migrating code from windows authentication application to claims authentication

I have two applications one using windows authentication, and the other using claims authentication, the purpose of the following code is to edit some information of the user's profile. Basically in ...