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How can I display the current SharePoint user from a c# Web Form hosted on IIS

I'm stuck on my project. I have Web Forms published in IIS that are shown in SharePoint 2010 site. From that Web Form, I want to show the current user in SharePoint. My solution is from ...
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Workflow doesn't start when Item is created

I have an initial workflow that is independent of this discussion where an item gets copied into list1. After this occurs, the workflow in question starts as expected since I have the workflow set to ...
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“Add New Item” Link on Page

My customer would like to move the "Add New Item" to the top of a list. How can I accomplish this without adding significant code to the site?
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owstimer eating up memories at app & wfe servers

We have SP 2010 farm with 1 app server and 2 WFEs. We have been facing issue with owstimer eating up the available memory at our servers randomly. meaning, at any point of time, 1 server max'd up ...
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How to get created date column of sharepoint list in the keywordquery result

I have created custom search page in SharePoint 2010 in which KeywordQuery class is used. I want to get created date column of list in the result. What I have done is created managed property and ...
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Restore unique permissions in 2010

A customer accidently clicked on Inherit Permissions on a Team Site in 2010. Is it possible to revert this action and get back all the unique permissions?
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Query Sharepoint databases in production

what are the important reasons to not query sharepoint production databases , if we want to run even select sql queries is any issue to database? in a case if i want to do select query and want to ...
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Updating the User Information List [duplicate]

So I'm trying to update the User Information List in SharePoint (hidden list). My User Profile Service and Mysites are all synced correctly with the most up-to-date information. Is there a particular ...
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Custom Webpart's views doesnt show

I created a custom list and wanted to have this as a webpart on another page of the sharepoint with the Datasheet view. It is working fine.. but this view doesnt show to another user. How can I fix ...
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How to increase the wss_logging database retention period

how to increase the wss_logging database retention period to store uls log files from default 14 days.
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Display full content of multiple lines of text column in list view when Append is enabled

Is it possible to display the full content of multiple lines of text column in list view when append is enabled? Right now it shows "Views Entries..." click on which i can view the column data.
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Percentage calculated column issue

My code is =IF(OR(Agency="1",[Day Rate ex VAT]*(1-90%)), IF(OR(Agency="2",[Day Rate ex VAT]*(1-90%)), IF(Agency="3",[Day Rate ex VAT]*(1-90.5%)))) This code is basically trying to work out if ...
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What does State Service Application do exactly

I have to come out now. I have little understanding what we use State Service Application for. I know we need it for InfoPath and some other services. It's something where SharePoint stores user ...
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what are the trace logs and uls logs in sharepoint

what are the trace logs and uls logs in sharepoint ? are these are same logs? and which logs are saved in wss_logging database? or which logs are save in wss_logging database and what is the ...
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How to collect data from user using a form from an email using SharePoint 2010

I want to create a feature in SharePoint 2010. Note: I have no experience with SharePoint. User creates an item in a list Selected users from the item will get notified in an email Email should have ...
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Recover deleted uls logs in a sharepoint farm older than number of days

there is any chance to get the logs before 15 days, as in diagnostic logging settings in a sharepoint 2010 farm is Number of days" for the log to be maintained is 5 days .
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sharepoint 2010 access page with impersonation

This may not be explicitly a sharepoint issue, but since it's being used to access a sharepoint page I thought I'd ask here. Trying to access a page in a sharepoint site (eventually a results page ...
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How to associate a content type with infopath form in SharePoint 2010

I am working in SharePoint 2010, I have created a new document library with a custom content type. I need to have the content type associate with an existing infopath form. Is there a way that I can ...
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Replicate a Web Application in sharepoint 2010 to a different farm

I have to replicate an existing web application and build it on a different farm in a different SharePoint server (version 2010). I have never even created and configured a complete web application so ...
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Cannot filter imported XSLTListViewWebPart

I am having difficulty getting filters to stick on my XSLTListViewWebPart (XLV) using Sharepoint Designer 2010. I am working on a single site collection that contains two sub-sites, a Document Center ...
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auto subscribe to “Alert Me” for an item after it is created?

Is there a way to make it so automatically register the creator for "Alert Me" when a user adds a new item to a list? I have a list where users add items. I want them to automatically be alerted when ...
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Fields from Infopath form not showing up in site content type columns

So I created a new site content type for a document library in SP 2010 I'm using to store form submissions. I was able to have the content type reference an existing form when creating new items, but ...
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Cross Site Collection Boundary for SPFieldLookup

I am looking for a solution similar to this post, Cross-site and SPFieldLookup, but I need to cross a site collection boundary. Is this possible with modifications to the powershell on the posted ...
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Access Document Properties With Filename - SP 2010

I have a document library that currently exceeds the list view threshold for all views, so I cannot see any of the library's documents, and I want to edit the properties of a document. I know the ...
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Change the entire CSS of my site

Environement: Foundation 2010 My question is simple : I want to change the entire CSS of my site, and only my site, not the others. I mean personalize all the content, like the ribbon and more. I ...
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Transfer a task when a person is out of office

Environment : Foundation 2010 I created a new list with the "Issue Tracking" model. My workflows include some tasks automatically assigned to a specific person. But I would like to transfer these ...
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Export out data view list to Excel

I have a data view list made using a linked data source of several SP lists. I tried to make it so that the data view list can be exported out as Excel, just like SP list. Is this possible? I tried ...
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Different forms for a same list in different webparts

I have a page where I display 4 times a same list, but with a different view, and different audience. I can easily have different views for my webparts, but I don't know how to have one different form ...
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How to take the value of a multi-select dropdown and later turn value into individual checkboxes in SP2010

How to take the value of a multi-select dropdown and later turn them into individual checkboxes. For example. My multiple select dropdown, I selected - Aerosmith, Boston, Cars. The field value would ...
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Incorrect Information - Name (with picture and details)

Been setting up a new list with a Person or Group column, using the Name (with picture and details). I noticed today that the "details" are actually old titles. Is there a way to update this ...
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Master Pages not reflecting changes after updating Solution

I'm taking over a project from an existing SharePoint site. I was given all the source code which I assume is the current code. 3 of the project handle different types of master pages currently in use ...
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Creating link to list item in folder

I have a SP2010 site with a list of clients, generated by them filling out an online form. I have created a workflow that, When a new list item is created, creates a corresponding folder in a separate ...
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How can I have yes, flagged and no buttons in a column

I have a document library where the CEO wants to see three buttons. If he has read the document he wants to click on Yes, otherwise it will always be No. If he clicks Flag it means it needs to be ...
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Error when Trying to copy files from one SharePoint folder to other using Explorer view

I am facing one weird issue and have tried all possible ways but with no luck.The issue is when I try to copy certain files in SharePoint folder and paste it in another folder for same site collection ...
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Fix 401 Unauthorized Exception uploading file to SharePoint 2010

I have a WCF service hosted in IIS on Domain 1. This service is accepting a request to upload a file, and then uploading the file to a SharePoint 2010 Server on Domain 2, using the client object ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Search We did not find any results for error

We are having problem with search in SharePoint 2010. I took all the steps required to make sure the search service is setup correctly: It has the correct permissions It is enabled in the webapp ...
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Is it possible to display items with different content types in a content query webpart

I am trying to configure a content query webpart to display three different content types from three different lists. Is this possible or can you only target a query to specify a single content type? ...
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Changing Permissions to a List Item Changes Permissions to the Entire List

I have a custom list in SP2010 where I need each item to be available only to the person who created it. A workflow like the one described in this article helped get that working. After an item is ...
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Convert Choice field value into Date format using Calculated column

I have a choice column in which choices are name of months. I want a calculated column which returns me the date format data. Choice Column | Calculated Column ----------------------------------- ...
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Get Page mode in Infopath

Could anybody please help me to sort out this issue. I have an requirement to implement a feature in Infopath designer. To do this I need to get the current page mode of the list. i.e, if user select ...
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Not able to see Approve and Reject buttons on Task form

I have a 2010 Approval Workflow with 4 approval processes. 3 of them are working fine, but for a single approval process the Approve / Reject buttons are not visible How can this be resolved?
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2010 and 2013 content type hub - how do i get the 2013 content type hub from a site running in compatibility mode

We have a list on the 2013 content type hub (primary content type hub) and the web application has a mix of 2010 compatibility mode sites and 2013 sites. To add to the complexity of this we have a ...
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Generating dataContext cs file for sharepoint 2010 site collection

We have a service to run and return queries from a SharePoint 2010 site collection. At its core is a cs file that contains the DataContext info for the site, all the lists, etc. I want to re-use ...
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Limit Taxonomy picker to a specific term?

I have created a custom solution in our SharePoint 2010 environment, and want to limit the picker to a group of terms (NOT a termset), but am unable to do so. This is what I have thus far (loads the ...
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Anonymous access for links to documents but nothing else

I've done a ton of searching and couldn't find any potential solutions to my problem so hopefully someone has an idea. First off, this is SP 2010 Foundation. Currently, our site requires ...
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Error: Creating a site from template in SP2010

I am not able to create a site in SP2010 by using a template. It's throwing an error with some foundation server and correlation ID, but I am able to create sites using other templates. Please help ...
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How to create custom form using validation condition and setting our own user message for it?

How to create custom form using validation condition and setting our own user message for it?
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Displaying combined list as Sharepoint list

As titled, is this possible. Using linked data source, i could only manage to display as dataview sheet instead of Sharepoint list. How can i display a linked data source as a Sharepoint list? Would ...
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What is Hidden lists in sharepoint and relation with managed metadata

Hi what is hidden list in SharePoint 2010 and 2013? and how it is link with managed metadata service application.
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Create Parallel Tasks in WorkFlow

scenario is if user raises request approval tasks should create for Group 1 and Group 2 people. if any one approves another approval task should create for Group 3. post approval of Group 3 workflow ...