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How to validate on an absolute date?

I have a datetime field named "Date", and would like to only allow values within a specific range, say March 2015 - June 2016. Is there an easy way to do this? This rather hard one doesn't trigger any ...
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SharePoint 2010 - specific day before date

What I would like is a calculation that would take return the value of the Thursday before my [TargetDate] value. If it is on a Thursday, it too has to be the Thursday before. This is to make sure ...
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Is it possible to query an Item with two or more conditions in OOB Update List Item WF Step

In SharePoint Designer 2010, in Workflows, is it possible to give more then one condition when querying items? Let me explain, it is fairly easy to drop Update item in this list step, and say, for ...
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Make lists hidden that users can still contribute to but not see

I have a scenario in which I want users that belong to a site collection to be able to edit a list through an application but not see the list itself. I have made a farm solution in SP2010 that is ...
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Access database on Sharepoint 2010

In our company, we have an Access database which is stored in a network shared folder and it is used as a back-end database. And every employee has a front-end version in their own computers. Now we ...
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Filter lookup column based on another field value

Scenario: I have Tasks list with a (lookup) column Project. I have also a multivalue lookup column Predecessors pointing to the Tasks list itself. Question: Is it possible to filter available Tasks ...
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Scoping search to just a particular site or list using search service

This is the XML I'm sending right now: <QueryPacket xmlns="urn:Microsoft.Search.Query" Revision="1"> <Query domain="QDomain"> <Context> <QueryText ...
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Content Organizer Rules regarding Template Sites

We ran into a problem with creating multiple sites from a template. To use the drop-off library, we went through all the Content Organizer Rules and replaced the site template's name with our current ...
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Visual Studio installed on UAT environment

I have UAT environment set up on my client's infrastructure. We don't have Visual Studio installed on it and basically when client reports an error on custom developed features I am digging through ...
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Entity PIcker Editor How to differentiate between picker Browser and Check Name ValidateEntity

Is it possible to differentiate between Browse and Check Names ValidateEntity method? I have an item picker field control. I click Browse, do a search, select my record and then click ok. ...
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SharePoint 2010 ISAPI WCF Service for Search using KeywordQuery not working

Below is my Applied code for Search in ISAPI WCF service, here when I debug DataTable count gives me zero. It works fine in SharePoint 2010 OOTB Search and have also configured Crawl settings. Can you ...
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How do I stop my workflow from triggering email change notifications

I have a workflow that kicks off when items are added as well as modified. I also have the list set to Send e-mail when ownership is assigned." The workflow does always update a custom field every ...
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SharePoint 2010 Meeting Workspace Permission Denied

Well, I have just created a Basic Meeting Workspace and have attached a recurrent meeting. Once I've entered the site, sometimes (it's a random behavior 3/4 or 1/2 of the times) it just goes blank ...
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Page viewer webpart (set to network folder) works in ie11…but not ie9

I have configured a pvwp to point to a network folder on my app sever. Any user running ie 11 who opens the page containing the webpart can see the contents of the shared folder. Any user running ie ...
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webservice call returns 403 Access Denied on an external sharepoint server 2010

I am getting the "Request failed with HTTP status 403:Access Denied" error on calling any SharePoint web-service on a SharePoint server 2010. This is an external server and not in my VPN. This server ...
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Bootstrap in HTML Web Part

I got HTML/CSS from our Designer to implement on a Sharepoint 2010 page. This page is using bootstrap. I implemented it with HTML Web Part and also tried to split the web page layout and work ...
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Exclude Metadada of PDF Files From Crawling

I need to know if it is possible to exclude PDF files from being crawled. I've found this link that suggests exclusion rule like so: http://www.contoso.com/*.pdf It worked. Search results ...
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One PDF document, Many signatures

I need to pass along a PDF to many people for signature. How can I do this? The hangup is uploading the changed (recently signed) document so it can go to the next person.
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Async Refresh LVWP on load with HTML Form Param

I have a List View WebPart that I need to asynchronously take a parameter from an HTML form WebPart and update the LVWP. I have some odd behavior happen when I attempt this. I have Async Load, Update, ...
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SharePoint cascading drop down on visual web part using client side code

Hi I am working with cascading drop down in a visual web part. I am able to complete this functionality using c# but I want to implement this functionality using JavaScript jquery basically I want to ...
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Sharepoint 2010 SPListItem.Tasks returns threw an exception of type 'System.ArgumentException'. What could be the cause?

I am going through a list item and getting each item, then get each workflow task for that item. I am able to retrieve the tasks for some items but not others. One difference I am able to find ...
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Show the content type on view item

I have a list containing different content types. When I edit an item on the list, I get a dropdown listing all those content types so I can switch it if needed. Is it possible to have the content ...
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SharePoint visual webparts for NewForm with client side coding

I need to use visual web parts to create a new item form for a list. I know I can do this by using SSOM.. But I want to reduce the load on the server Can I use CSOM?.. Or is CSOM mainly for sandbox ...
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Using list items to create sites programatically

I am looking to programatically create sites based on items in a SharePoint list. The list has 4 columns, Name, Email, ManagerName, ManagerEmail. The aim is to use PowerShell to create a foreach ...
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SharePoint 2010 Adding Users to Group “Access Denied”

When trying to add users to a group in a particular web application, users are receiving "Access Denied", even when they should have permission to do so. While investigating, I found that am able to ...
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Update list item with managed metadata field returns The security validation for this page is invalid

Using SharePoint 2010 Server I'm attempting to programtically update a managed metadata field in a document library. I'm able to do it without issue on all other non-managed metadata fields. When I ...
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SharePoint workflow shows Rejected after 1 user removed from workflow

I have a document approval workflow where I added 2 users. One of the users was added using a wrong account. I was not allowed to edit the task and redirect to the correct account, so the only option ...
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Foundation 2010 workflow not starting automatically(not a system account)

Does anyone have any suggestions how to fix a workflow would not be starting automatically? This is NOT a system account (just a regular user with contribute permissions to list). This is a ...
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Sharepoint Document ID in PDF Document Properties

I am trying to automatically add the SharePoint Document ID and version value to the Document Properties Custom tab. I am currently manually entering it and would like it added automatically when i ...
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How to get readable name of List in SP 2010 using REST API

/_vti_bin/ListData.svc/ gives collection of ugly names. I have found some articles about the way SP creates those ones. But are there any rules to make inverse thing - from internal list name e.g. ...
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Recreate web.config for Central Administration

I was experimenting with SharePoint 2010 in a VM. After trying my hand with custom app development, I decided I wanted to free up the space used by Visual Studio and so I uninstalled it. After I ...
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SharePoint site CSS only viewable on localhost

I have 3 web applications on a farm, 2 of them are working fine, but the other is not loading the CSS when I navigate to it using it's URL, it is loading it when I navigate to it through localhost ...
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Custom field not displayed by content query on multiple lists

Here's the scenario: I have a bunch of lists on my site with similar columns, and I want to make some sort of a dashboard view that will aggregate all the items in these lists. I thought that a ...
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Issue Management Advice for SharePoint Beginner-Archiving updates?

I've been tasked with creating a SharePoint site to manage issues. I'm imagining a list and view where I'll be able to create an "issue" and monitor progress resolving that issue via status updates ...
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People Search result scoping

I have a server farm for three organisations (unfortunately they are all sharing the same user profile service app). There are three web apps with site collections (one web app with a site coll per ...
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News Section in sharepoint 2010

I need to create a News section in my website home page (image, title, link for details page, summery). My questions are : What can I use for News section (lists or library) to create it? How can I ...
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Queries to non-FAST search.asmx 2010 are failing when response size hist 100KB

Queries against search.asmx (not FAST) are failing with ERR_CONNECTION_RESET if the response size is over 100KB. I've never heard of an IIS response size limit, so I'm assuming this is SharePoint ...
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Is there a threshold when emailing a group via workflow?

I created 2 groups in SharePoint 2010. One has approximately 20 users and the other has 1600 users. I created a workflow that uses Group 1 (20 users) in the BCC field to send an email to this group. ...
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SPD 2010 workflow email based on value

I have a list that tracks the number of devices based on status by using a lookup "count" column. To this end, I know how many units I have left in inventory by the number of units with the ...
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There is not enough space on http://myCompany.com. You need an additional 13,4 GB to copy these files

I am using sp 2010 and try to copy a lot of files to a document library by the file explorer. I got this error: There is not enough space on http://myCompany.com. You need an additional 13,4 GB to ...
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Designer 2010 Workflow does not overwrite old version when published

Whenever I publish a workflow from the Designer, the workflow will create a new workflow instead of updating the old one. For example: Workflow A is published as a list workflow and can be manually ...
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Workflow becomes completed without doing its action

Here's the scenario that that I need to do: user will upload file in the doc library. after 10 days, the file regardless if it is modified or not, will be transferred to another document library. ...
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Calculated column that updates daily

Is there a way to make a column in a list that updates daily with the current date? If not what's the best way to do this? I was thinking of using the 'Lookup' field to link to the calendar that's on ...
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SharePoint2010 Using XmlWebPart to display https source

I am trying to consume a webservice, that has been changed from http to https. Until now a basic XmlWebPart (with customized XSL, CSS and JS) with the XMLLink attribute set to http://service was ...
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Connect to Report Server from SharePoint 2010 in Native Mode

I have a SharePoint 2010 installation in Native mode. As per company rules, I cannot have Integrated mode for this solution. I need to connect to a report server containing SSRS reports so that I can ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Versioning limits are not working for minor versions

I have set 3 minor and 3 major versions to be stored. Major versions work as expected. Oldest is deleted after the 3rd version. However minor versions are kept even when I save the 15th minor version. ...
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Sum of totals of Daily Unique Visitors of sites not equal to total of Daily Unique Visitors of site collection

I am replacing a colleague for the support of a SharePoint 2010 intranet. The root site of a site collection has two subsites. I looked at the Web Analytics summaries of the site collection, its root ...
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Show default.aspx page contact and last modified time information

I provisioned a non publishing custom site. The home page is default.aspx which resides in all files and can be viewed from designer. I want to get the value of this page contact and last modified ...
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Term Store inaccessible. Gets error

I'm not able to access the term store from Site Actions --> Site setting --> Term Store Management. Below is the error that I receive: The Managed Metadata Service or Connection is currently not ...
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InfoPath - Save different views to different libraries

I have a form with two views: Ticket, with some textboxes and Ticket Document, with some textboxes and a file upload. Each view must be saved to a different document library (with the same names) and ...