For questions completely specific to SharePoint 2010 and **not past or future versions**

learn more… | top users | synonyms (1)

0
votes
2answers
34 views

Send an email if an Item is older than 7 days workflow

I have a SP2010 site with a list that records each persons weekly update. If the personb doesn't update their entry after 7 days I want them to get an email. I created a reminder field that calculates ...
0
votes
1answer
20 views

Printing item in list with customized form is truncated

I have a custom list with the form customized via Infopath. I wanted to be able to print the "Display Form" for any given item. I figured I could just go into the non-modal display form and print. ...
0
votes
1answer
28 views

SharePoint 2010 Number Column Type Has Different Data Sizes

I have a list that has several number columns: number with zero decimal places (expected to be integer) number with two decimal places (expected to be float) calculated number with two decimal ...
0
votes
1answer
54 views

SharePoint 2010 - Claims Based Authentication - Access Denied for AD Group members

We're in the process of migrating our SharePoint 2003 system to 2010 and have used Metavis to migrate the data. We had to do the data migration in a lab environment and then move/attach the content ...
0
votes
0answers
18 views

Preferred HTML/Rich-Text Editor as replacement for built-in SP Editor

we are using the built in HTML Editor/Rich-Text Editor in SP 2010. But our users are not very satisfied. We are searching for a replace for the Editor. What do you prefer? I mean i have googled a ...
0
votes
0answers
11 views

Event Receiver deployed as a sandbox solution throws exceptions

I have deployed an event receiver as a sandbox solution to production. This is event receiver executes on ItemUpdated event. The code runs well in development server as a sandbox solution but throws ...
0
votes
1answer
26 views

Not able to update src in <embed>

I used the below code in content editor to extract the query string and update the src of <embed>. <object><embed id="ExampleEmbed" src="somfile" height="850" width="850" ...
0
votes
0answers
6 views

custom sts and authenticate to share point web application

I have one requirement can please take a look and guide me how to accomplish. i created a custom asp.net sts service as you told i created some claims (username,email,password) i want to make trust ...
0
votes
0answers
17 views

Exception of type 'System.ArgumentException' was thrown. Parameter name: newObj when register sts in SharePoint

When I register my custom sts to SharePoint I receive this error : Exception of type 'System.ArgumentException' was thrown. Parameter name: newObj : i followed ...
1
vote
1answer
21 views

How to change src of <embed> tag in a content editor?

I have inserted the below code to display my file in content editor web part. <object><embed src="somfile" height="850" width="850" ...
0
votes
2answers
35 views

Is it possible to bind a sharepoint grid view to a list view(and not the original list)?

I have created a grid view which is binded to a list. I have also created a list view for this particular list with some filtered data. I want to know whether is it possible to bind the sharepoint ...
1
vote
2answers
24 views

How can I use SPFolder.WelcomePage?

I found that I can set this property for any folder in a library. But what does it do? I thought I would get redirected to this welcome page when I click in the folder. Instead nothing is happening. ...
0
votes
0answers
20 views

In approval workflow, do not allow initiator approve the item?

I have a document library and an reusable workflow is added. The workflow is a simple Approval workflow which request the approval from a group of users 'ApproverGroup'. The initiator of the ...
0
votes
0answers
28 views

Export to excel - Refresh every n minutes in excel greyed out

I exported sharepoint 2010 list to Excel 2010 and saved in a network location. I want to refresh the excel automatically for every 2 minutes. But the option "Refresh Every ... minutes" is greyed out ...
0
votes
0answers
26 views

SharePoint 2010: Unable to edit/update values in external data columns

I successfully created an external content type and external list where I can CRUD the content fine. I also needed to create a list with external data columns to the external content type but I am ...
1
vote
1answer
15 views

SP 2010 constantly says 'A backup or restore is currently in progress' & it never runs!

We're running SP 2010 & I am able to click on Farm Backup & Restore and or Granular Backup but they'll both just sit there all day saying SP 2010 'A backup or restore is currently in progress' ...
0
votes
0answers
13 views

How to get the name or title of document on click of a hyperlink in a grid view?

I have created a grid view web part and created a hyperlink column with this code : <asp:TemplateField HeaderText=""> <ItemStyle Width="70%" /> <ItemTemplate> <asp:HyperLink ...
0
votes
0answers
8 views

How to open a document in read only mode in a separate site page?

I want to add the functionality of viewing the documents present in the document library in read only mode if a user clicks on view hyperlink. I want the document to be opened in a separate page ...
0
votes
1answer
19 views

stsadm addsolution causes processor to hang

Running the stsadm –o addsolution –filename tec.solzip.wsp causes the processor to hang, running on SP2010. would anybody know any reason why this could be happening?
0
votes
1answer
22 views

How to get Discussion Item URL using client object model?

I have a discussion board. Using client object model, I can create a new thread: List lst = ctx.Web.Lists.GetByTitle("Test"); //Create the topic ListItem t = Utility.CreateNewDiscussion(ctx, lst, ...
1
vote
1answer
67 views

Reorder Sharepoint content type fields programmatically

How to set order of content type fields in Create and Edit form via C# SharePoint 2010 Client Object Model or Sharepoint 2010 Web Services?
0
votes
0answers
16 views

SharePoint List Relationship Question - Date Field

I am creating a form on SharePoint using a list. In this list, I have a column with Beginning Event Dates. However, my due date for that event needs additional approval if today's date is after the ...
0
votes
0answers
11 views

? User cannot access Initiation form for Sharepoint 2010 workflow

I've created a workflow for a Sharepoint 2010 Enterprise Infopath FOrms library. Even with the default initiation form, a user with full control permissions on the library gets the following error ...
0
votes
0answers
16 views

Removing a SharePoint 2010 List Settings Workflow

My workflows are created in SharePoint Designer 2010. If I remove all workflows from my SharePoint server list settings, can I then republish them without loss of the workflows? I think something is ...
1
vote
1answer
22 views

Custom feature not visible in sharepoint

i have a custom site level feature in sharepoint 2010 which creates and a timer job. However after deploying ".wsp" i am not abe to see the feature on site or farm level. But i am able to activate ...
1
vote
1answer
35 views

Help with RemoveUserFromGroup using SPServices

I am using SPServices to list out each permission group and then under each group, each user is listed out. Next to the user, there is a button that will be used to remove that user (and later, ...
0
votes
0answers
9 views

External App wants to link to EditForm.aspx; need correct ID

We have some limited SharePoint data in an external application; one of the fields we store in this outside application is "sharepointId" which has values like {3FC51B00-543F-48E7-B774-403140B0BE56}, ...
0
votes
1answer
27 views

Default download dialog box not appearing on click of a document link in a document library?

I am using the code given in this link to watermark my documents. Here the author has used IHttpHandler to watermark document whenever a user clicks on a pdf document. Whenever I click on a document ...
0
votes
1answer
16 views

Collection<> error in feature deactivation

Following code shows the code when the feature gets deactivated: using System; using System.Collections.Generic; using System.Runtime.InteropServices; using Microsoft.SharePoint; using ...
0
votes
1answer
41 views

CSOM Join with CAML query raise exception

I am trying to retrieve all Customer Contracts which Customer Master has Procurement Relevant = True I used CSOM to communicate with SharePoint 2010 to retrieve list items and used CAML query to ...
0
votes
2answers
44 views

How to filter the modified date column to get documents today 8 am to 10 am

How to filter the modified date column, I am creating a view based on I want to show documents which are uploaded by today only but from morning 8 am to 9am .
-1
votes
1answer
33 views

get user name and email using powershell script from a document library

1) i want to get the user email and send email , who uploaded the documents from 8 to 9 PM using power shell script. i want distinct users these users are domain users who uploaded documents.
2
votes
2answers
39 views

Confusion over timer job's last run time in Central Administration

This is creating little confusion for me. My timer job is scheduled to run between 5 am to 7 am but after a check I found the last run time is 8:32 pm ! I understand this is a daily job that runs but ...
0
votes
0answers
37 views

Create Hyperlink to Modal Pop-Up Form SharePoint 2010

I have this code for a modal Pop-Up Form <a href="http://SiteName/_layouts/Upload.aspx?List={94AC86A8-6774-4822-A197-A98542251678}&amp; RootFolder=" onclick="javascript:NewItem2(event, ...
0
votes
1answer
29 views

Weird behaviour of event recievers

When I try to implement itemadded or itemadding event receiver and put this watermarking code below base.ItemAdding(properties) then the event are not getting triggered. As soon as I remove this ...
0
votes
1answer
22 views

Can I change the path of file to be uploaded in item adding event reciever?

I want to change the file path that is uploaded by user. What I am doing is user will upload a file and I am doing some changes to that file in itemadding event. So, for that I am creating another ...
0
votes
0answers
31 views

Error accessing Site Permissions

I am using SP 2010, I am working with minimal.master page, right now SP looks "like a website" I mean there's no quick launch menu or menus to the left, When I went to site actions I tried to go to ...
0
votes
0answers
14 views

User Property does not export despite “success”

I'm working with a SharePoint 2010 Server and added the [initials] property to my User Profile Properties and set it to export [initials] in my Active Directory. But changing the value and running the ...
0
votes
1answer
21 views

How to change default view of library using javascript or programatically?

I have a requirement where I have to change view based on users logged into the portal. If user belongs to guest view then view should be different and if he is logged in as admin a different view ...
2
votes
0answers
19 views

SharePoint 2010 Kerberos Configuration Troubleshooter

Can someone say if it's possible to download fresh version of "SharePoint 2010 Kerberos Configuration Troubleshooter" utility? The problem I've got a program ...
0
votes
0answers
26 views

SharePoint 2010 - Custom Property can't be accessed in VBA for brand new files

I have a Document Library in SharePoint 2010 which will be used to receive Excel files via email. I have created a column/property called "Status". The default value for this is "New". I email an ...
0
votes
1answer
27 views

Center Image Inserted SPD 2010

I inserted an image in the body area but I would like to center it, I tried already "fixed width" but it is taking the ribbon and I only want to center the body area, would you happen to know any ...
0
votes
1answer
29 views

Clickable fields on list view

I wonder if is possible to make a property of a view clickable. For example if my list is like a list of docs (CT: Item) created with the attach file function via UI. The view: ...
2
votes
1answer
133 views

Change web application's content database

Is it possible to configure my existing SharePoint 2010/2013 web application to point to a new/existing content database residing on another database server? If yes then how could I do it.
1
vote
1answer
41 views

Watermark a document when the document is uploaded

I want to add a functionality of adding a watermark using itextSharp library to the pdf document that is being added to the library. For this I created an event listener that is triggered when item is ...
1
vote
1answer
24 views

value for specific column type not updating on bulk upload

I am trying to create a bulk upload for sharepoint site It has some content types For example, for contenttype Document, I am sending the values in the below fomat ...
3
votes
0answers
30 views

Deploying Branding as a Feature across multiple site collections

I'm Junior dev trying to get my head around SharePoint so I was hoping someone might be able to help me out with some issues I'm having. I'm in the process of complying a new branding solution for ...
0
votes
1answer
60 views

Multiple X-UA-Compatible meta tags in SharePoint masterpage one of it for webpart

I have the code <meta http-equiv="X-UA-Compatible" content="IE=8"/> in my master page so certain things will work. However I have a twitter webpart which doesn't work in IE 8 so I need to ...
1
vote
2answers
20 views

How to locate FAST search server?

I am trying to identify which server (name and ip address) hosts the FAST search. I can't seem to find server-specific information on either Central Administration (servers in farm, search, etc.) or ...
0
votes
1answer
28 views

Error : Type is not registered as safe

I am creating a code behind file for the site page of sharepoint. The following page directive was used <%@ Assembly Name="Microsoft.SharePoint, Version=14.0.0.0, Culture=neutral, ...