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does user profile service application or synchronisation pull in AD details like password and expiry?

We use user profile service application for one way AD sync . we can pull in data like the name email phones etc. I would like to know if there was any way in which we could retrieve the password ...
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CQWP Content Query Web part and the whole import/export process

I am building a corporate intranet with a totally custom design and need to use CWQP in order to pull data from lists (home page carousel and quick links) and subsites (news article rollups etc). ...
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Columns that are not shared with all Libraries

I have created a new column and would like it to show up in a single library, but when I create it the column shows up in all libraries. So my question is, how do I create columns that will only show ...
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How do i convert a Sharepoint 2010 master page to Sharepoint 2013 master page

What is the best approach to converting a SP 2010 master page into a SP 2013 master page? After performing an upgrade from SP 2010 to 2013, our public facing website lost its style and structure. Also ...
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Limit search results based on field in list

My search basically just has one scope to crawl everything. Can someone provide me with brief overview or link to guide to: setup a new scope to filter results Setup managed and crawled properties ...
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Encryption of connection string in Web.Config to separate SQL Server

Server One: OS Windows Server 2008 + MS SharePoint 2010; Server Two: OS Windows Server 2008 + MS SQL Server 2008 I need to encrypt the connection string in web.config on Server One to connect to ...
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SharePoint 2010: Open .webpart file in Web Part Gallery in browser like .xml file

I am migrating from WSS 3.0 to SharePoint Server 2010. In WSS in the Web Part Gallery, I could open .xml files for a custom Web Part in the browser, as long as they had the < ?xml... > tag. With ...
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Why do I get <nativehr>0x80131904</nativehr> when connecting to a Site-URL?

I have a virtual machine I use for SharePoint 2010 developement. On this machine I have all rights all permissions. The SQL Server runs there and SharePoint is installed. In this VM I created a ...
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Move the 'Add new Item' button to the top of a specific webpart

I have a page with multiple web parts. Now I'm trying to move the "add new item" button on top of a webpart after the web part title. I did this using jQuery, using the unique web part I want, but ...
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Repeatable sections in publishing page

Is there a way that I can allow a content author to +1 rows of data. I am using a responsive layout with columns (3 per row) and I want to allow them to add another row of 3 columns without needing to ...
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Display list data into public facing site

I am building a publishing site with a home page that has a carousel/slider, quick links, latest news and upcoming events. The slider and links will be stored in lists that the site author can ...
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SharePoint Permission to home page but not the entire site

I am using SharePoint 2010. How do I give a user group permission to the home page without giving them permission to the entire site?
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How to get users from an Assigment Stage

I have an assignment stage in the initiaton form so the users can select what users are going to approve a document. I need to get those users to send them email notifications but i can't find the ...
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Finding out what locked a site collection

We've had an instance twice now in which a client sharepoint site collection is going into read-only mode. We have no quotas set, the health of the farm is in overall good condition, and we haven't ...
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Sharepoint List & Export to excel sheet

I read that we can store list items limitation for sharepoint 2010 is 30 million . Is this true ? If yes , then can i have 25 million records in sharepoint list , and use "export to excel sheet" and ...
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Web Part Namespaces include class name in SharePoint 2010

My client is upgrading from WSS 3.0 to SharePoint 2010 (yes, I know the year is 2014, but baby steps). I am migrating my custom solutions to work in in 2010. My current issue is the way SharePoint ...
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jquery cascade is acting up. All of the sudden the child and grand child does not match from edit form to view and view properties

I am attaching 3 print shots for editform, view properties and view. The view shows category, subgroup and subtypes which does not match edit form values. The values in the edit form are correct. What ...
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HTML tag rotation only rotates dimensions but not text within

I saved an Excel sheet as an HTML file and I needed the header text to rotate 270 degrees. I made it work on all browsers while I edited and tested only as an independent HTML file, but when I added ...
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How does Meeting Workspace chooses Attendees Name?

I'm using Outlook 2010 to create a meeting linked to a Meeting Workspace Sharepoint site. For some attendees, the Attendees webpart shows their email addresses. For some other attendees, the webpart ...
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Hide / Show custom action in ribbon conditionally

I have a question regarding Custom actions: Basically what I would like to have is a custom action to shown only when the list.RootFolder.Properties.ContainsKey(). This action is located in the ...
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How do I make a newly created list show up under “Lists” in SharePoint 2010? Sync names to outlook

I am very new to SharePoint as you can probably tell by my question. I imported a list from an old TFS SharePoint site but I have to click on "Lists" to get to it. I would much rather appear as it's ...
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Rename Document Set that has declared documets

In a 2010 SharePoint site, we would like to rename a number of document sets. The problem is that when the documents are already declared, it becomes a tedious mess that takes a very long time. We ...
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Customize a SharePoint 2010 survey required field user message

I've created a survey with rating questions and branch logic and most are required fields. Any suggestions/ideas on how to use Javascript/JQuery to change the OOTB required field user message "You ...
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adding a logo to the default login page FBA Authentication

Just wanting to know how to add a company logo to the default FBA authentication form. Many thanks
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How can I ScrollTop in SharePoint 2010 with JQuery

I try to scroll the SharePoint page after the page loaded. Using the following code: $(document).ready(function(){ $('html, body').animate({scrollTop: $('#WebPartWPQ1').offset().top}, 1000); }); ...
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Name instead of ID - SPD Workflow

I have created a SharePoint 2010 workflow using SPDesigner2010. This workflow sends out a html formatted email using several combined dynamic strings whenever someone publishes a blog post. The ...
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Document could not be opened for editing

Document could not be opened for editing. A Microsoft SharePoint foundation compatible application could not be found to edit the document. This is the error a few users have. They are all running ...
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Check if the user has attached any file

When I open(edit) some item in a list I want to check with JavaScript if the user has attached any file in my Edit Form...
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Sharepoint list items increase

I have around 50,000 items in sharepoint list . I want to increase the size of the list items to 90,000 . It is ok to have duplicate enteries . How do i do it with minimal time ? Its ok if i paste ...
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Save Site as Template error

I am receiving the error when i try to save list as template . The server is out of memory. There is no memory on the server to run your program. Please contact your administrator with this ...
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Possible to add more than one Page Content area on a publishing page layout?

I'm building a new page layout in SPD10, and I've run into a question. Is it possible to have more than one page content area on a publishing page? I've tried adding more than one and it doesn't ...
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How to change the internal name of a list?

How to change the internal name of a sharepoint list ? Are there any drawbacks if i do this ?
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Copy of a sharepoint list ,with all items

How do i make a copy of an entire list with 500000 millions items ? Can anyone provide me a powershell script or workaround ? I tried renaming the list , but the internal name of list doesnt get ...
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Task list to display more than one 'Assigned To'

This is a pretty simple question but for some reason I can't get this to work. I have a Document Library which is used to add documents and assign them to other people. It's connected to my Task ...
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Trying to create a template with subsites

I'm trying to create a template that I'm going to need to replicate several times. Unfortunately there are sub-sites beneath the main site on the template that are complicating things. From what I ...
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Domain integration - Is there any special setup for the farm

We recently got merged with another company. Our company intranet is inside.go2.com (multi server sp 2010 farm). Say our domain is SilverForest and we have multple SP 2010 farms (Prod, QA and DEV). ...
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Exclude partners, contractors from sharepoint site

I am creating a sharepoint site and struggling with the permissions. My client provides IDs to the its partners and contractors the same way it provides to its employees. I have to configure the ...
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Enable Drag&Drop in Overlayed Calendars | SP2010

I'm trying to find a way to enable users to use the standard Sharepoint Calendar Drag&Drop function for overlayed calendars as well. For now, Users can only Drag&Drop events that are in the ...
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Default Title from filter applied in connected list WebPart

I have a WebPart page with two lists. One for an Event and another for an Action on that event. They are connected by the Title field (so the user would click the double arrow by Event 1 and all the ...
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Automating SharePoint 2010 and Allowing Users to Input Own Data

I'm currently working on a metrics project at work and needed a little help. The concept is to allow users to input their data and generate a PowerPoint presentation. It needs to be visually pleasing, ...
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SharePoint 2013 & 2010 Strange Issues

In the past 4 weeks we had 2 strange issues in our SP 2010 and SP 2013 Farm Issue 1 :Firstly in our 2010 Farm we have 3 Servers ( 2 WFE and 1 App) and one day lot of our users complained the error ...
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Migrate Data from TFS to New Site Collection

Is it possible to easily migrate data from and SharePoint TFS Site to a new SharePoint Site Collection (both are 2010 I believe)? Some of the data is just files that if I need to I can download a ...
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2013 Migration issue

We just migrated from 2010 to 2013. We hit a few speed bumps along the way but are almost finished, The one issue we can not seem to locate is that one list inside one library will not allow updates ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Discussion Board Body Text Not getting Saved

I have a discussion board with body - Enhanced Rich text. If I am trying to Save anything It is not getting saved. It shows (no text) in the body part. To cross check I made the field required and I ...
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How to diagnose a Processing Error in Infopath 2010 Rule Inspector

I have a complex Infopath 2010 form. When I invoke the Rule Inspector on a field, under the ACTIONS section, I see 'Processing Error'. Is there anything I can do to troubleshoot this error?
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Authenticate using username & password

I am trying to get content from SharePoint using URLs such as: http://sharepointportal/Lists/News/Attachments/11/mylink.pdf But while invoking this URL from Java, I am getting HTTP 401 - ...
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SharePoint 2010 workflows Will not delete properly

I have a workflow that I am creating in SharePoint Designer 2010. The issue I am running into is every time I publish a new version of the workflow, an older version keeps running. I have tried ...
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How do I remove duplicates from a drop-down list?

I have a field in a list with the type drop down. It is supposed to show available countries which works. However, there are a lot of annoying duplicates of the same country. How do I remove them?
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Are SharePoint sitepages related to performance problems?

SharePoint stores customized site pages in the content database. So, suppose there are 1000's of pages which are created and modified by users (say by adding webpart), some are created and modified ...
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Synchronous ItemAdded event. Do I need to explicitly call properties.Dispose()?

We have a SharePoint 2010 On-Prem solution. I have an ItemAdded event receiver which has been made synchronous using the Synchronization property. Now, when this event receiver fires, I have used the ...