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Issue in Generating Charts using Google Charts and SPServices and jQuery against SPList in SP 2010

I was trying to generate a line chart connecting to SPList as shown below. But am getting the error undefined here: alert(' inside completfunc xdata.responsexml is .....'+ ...
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Upgrade feature to add new site columns in site and in content type

We have a SP feature that add site columns to site and same columns to site content type. Need to upgrade feature to add new site columns in site and in content types as well. Followed exact steps ...
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Update all user's outlook with new Meeting Workspace default URL

Our organization would like to add a 'default url' to all client's outlook 2010 for meeting workspace. Currently, they need to know the URL when creating a new meeting workspace, and I would like ...
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How to filter on System.DateTime using FilteredDataSourcePropertyFormat?

I'm using an SPGridView that displays search results and it works perfectly. Sorting and filtering works fine as well unless for the DateTime Column. When I'm trying to filter by Date I have the ...
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Powershell for workflow not recognizing URL

I have a powershell that kicks off a workflow but my system is not allowing me to run it. The error I'm getting is as follows: Get-SPWeb: Cannot find an SPWeb object with id or URL: xxx.com and site ...
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Break permissions and assign a group at top level of document library using powershell

How to break permissions for a folder at the top level of sharepoint library and assign Sharepoint groups ? I dont want to break permissions for sub folders only the root folders needs to breaking ...
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Error on toISOSTring() object doesn't support property or method 'toISOString'

I have tried almost everything I found on this forum but issue is not resolved. Code is working fine on Chrome but not in IE 11 (windows 7) which is used by everyone in company who will use my ...
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Connect an OOB DisplayForm WebPart to a DVWP on a lookup field

When trying to connect an OOB WebPart to a DVWP and send the value of a lookup field it sends the value like "ID;#Title". The problem is I cannot use this as a filter in the SelectCommand to filter on ...
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Displaying an external webpage in Sharepoint 2010

I'm not understanding Sharepoint 2010. I have an external webpage which I want to display inside of Sharepoint 2010. I have used a Content Editor and a Media Web Part both give the same results. ...
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SharePoint Search Bar

I've a SP2010 Site with numerous pages, so many so that the Global Navigation bar is split across 2 lines. I'm wondering if it's possible to amend the Master Page to move the location of the Search ...
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SharePoint 2013 - PageLayout required field error message - Change Text / Color

I have pagelayout, there are certain required fields. Default error message for required field validation is "You must specify a value for this required field.". Its default color is dark grey, I ...
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Visual Studio 2015 errors with Application Pages

I've just upgraded to Visual Studio 2015 and am now getting lots of error messages when modifying any ASPX page or Web Part in a SharePoint 2010 project that uses databinding syntax within a ListView: ...
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SharePoint 2010/2013 resource throttling question

As I understand SharePoint resource throttling for large sets of items was introduced in SP2010 to safeguard against SQL table locks by massive queries from SharePoint. I have 2 questions about this ...
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How to see All Assigned tasks at once in SP 2010?

I have a site collection in SP 2010 with many subsites. Each subsite is for a department. In some cases the people working in the company have responsibilities in more than one department, therefore ...
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How do I get my Web Part to automatically refresh

Sharepoint 2010 Enterprise - I have a web part which displays notifications from a list which have the ShowMe flag set to TRUE. Although I have Enable Asynchronous Automatic Refresh checked and the ...
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User gets res://ieframe.dll/syntax.htm# The address is not valid error on InfoPath 2010

I have a user who downloaded an InfoPath 2010 form to his local machine. He wanted to add a link that would then open another document. I advised the user to select HyperLink from the ribbon. The user ...
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How do I edit Infopath webparts in SharePoint 2010?

I have full control on a SharePoint 2010 site with an Infopath Web part on it. I want to edit its content but the relevant ribbons would not show up from the top. Please help. Screenshot below: ...
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Adding month to calculated value

I want to created a calculated column where I add 3 months to a date. This is what I have so far. =DATE(YEAR([Last updated]); MONTH([Last updated])+3; DAY([Last updated])); SharePoint produces and ...
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Query multiple lists using javascript/CSOM

I'm about to query multiple lists using JavaScript (JSOM, SharePoint 2010). It's working when querying one list in a time, but that's annoying when I'm having lots of lists. Working example: ...
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Differing ways to make executeQueryAsync calls (Function.createDelegate)

I want some understanding on two programming patterns I've seen and when to employ them. The question is about callbacks and delegate. In the first code there are two distinct functions, success ...
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500 Error to SharePoint 2010 Rest call

I'm having issues with other users getting any data from a particular list in SharePoint 2010. I can view the data without any problem, but others cannot. They can access the list normally (through ...
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extend the parameters for sharepoint 2010 advanced serch

I am using the advanced search box web-part for SharePoint 2010. In that it provides 5 additional filters in the " Add Property restrictions " section as highlighted in the screenshot below. Is ...
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Webpart access denied error on WebPart page

I've added a Document Library webpart to a non-webpart page. The user has no access to the document library. When the user visits the page nothing is displayed. All as expected. Then I add the same ...
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Error loading navigation: The Managed Navigation term set is improperly attached to the site

I got this error when I tried to restore site and content from higher environment to lower environment Below are the steps I performed "top level site settings" -> "Navigation" , selected ...
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Using ADO connection to Sharepoint when excuting SQL query [Created By] column outputs Number and not Name

So the question is around how to change [Modified By] column is SQL select line so that internal field indexes off Default ID(number) and gives Name. I would expect something like: [Modified ...
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Workflow not updating when republished

When I update my workflow in SPD 2010 and save it and then push publish, the workflow does not run according to the change. I think there is an older version somewhere that is cached. One clue to ...
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SharePoint 2010, how to change column width in list view

I have a list that involves an item description of a few sentences. This makes each item take up a lot of vertical space on the page when someone views the list in a browser. I can't figure out how to ...
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Best way to share documents where some must not be shared

I'm planning to setup SharePoint 2010 sites and I will store documents in one place in order to not create additional administrative work. However, what is the best way to make certain documents in ...
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SharePoint 2010 Hidden from New Document Also Hidden from Add Document

The content type of Document is hidden in the New Document ribbon button as I have other content types available. When I upload files which are not of my normal content types the Document content type ...
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Page can not be displayed Error after Creating Site Collection in SP 2010

Am working on SP 2010. I created a site collection and when I navigate to the site (http://srvr1:333/sites/demo) I am getting error This page can't be displayed Where exactly I need to check for ...
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Workflow Look up Multiple Entries from SharePoint List

I have an Infopath form library where one of the fields is a repeating string bound to a Multiple Selection List Box. The user can select one or more of the items from the list. That List Box is ...
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Set style of new SPView object

I have a SharePoint 2010 solution built in Visual Studio 2012 that creates a new list. I modify the default view to use certain fields. I want to change the style to Newsletter (ID 15). What method of ...
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chart web part reading excel file in document library

I need to use chart web part in SP 2010 and I am having an excel file with few columns and end user uploads this excel list with updated values in the columns every week. I need to generate a chart ...
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Sharepoint EventReceiver Singleton for one thread

I would like to create singleton patter in Sharepoint EventReciever. The singleton have to be unique for every run of EventReceiver (I dont want to share data between ed and ing function - this is not ...
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Turn off auto activation when deploying SharePoint 2010 feature

I am building a SharePoint 2010 solution in Visual Studio 2012. When I deploy the solution, the features are automatically being activated. How do I disable this? Other answers have mentioned the ...
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Create site collection with my own master page

When user want to create new site collection in SharePoint 2010. That site collection (Team Site) must create with my customized master page as default master page. And also I need to activate some ...
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How to change Created By column's display format?

I want to change the display format of Created By column in SharePoint 2010. It is right now displaying username like LastName, FirstName. I want to change it's display format to FirstName LastName. ...
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How to Match Current User's Email Against Text Field

In my list there is a column for email addresses and one for usernames. The email addresses are added through a workflow and are not necessarily the same as the ones stored in the user profiles. I ...
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What are All Possible Variables for a List View Filter?

In List Settings for a list you have the option to filter the list; there are variables such as [Me] and [Today]. Are there any others? What are they? (I've searched the world over for such a ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Workflow send email after list item creation

I'm creating a custom workflow for my team in SharePoint 2010. When someone edits a list item and sets a value to "New" then a new item is created a different list. I would like to email the user and ...
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Stoping our Test SQL server generate errors on ours production Sharepoint Server

We have a SharePoint 2010 production server (A) linked to a SQL server production server (B). We also have a SharePoint 2010 test server (X) linked to a SQL server Test server (Y). When we stop the ...
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Showing error of 'PreSaveItem is not defined' when trying to save item in any list on restored site

We took a backup of production site and restored it on our development server. The site has been developed on OOB or SharePoint Designer with no custom development on it. The restoration process went ...
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How to filter webpart for multiple values

I've added a list webpart (using UI) to a webpage and also added a Choice Filter Webpart. It appears I can only filter the list using a single value, i.e. multi-values are not supported. Is there any ...
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is it possible to bring in sharepoint image picker in html

I am having a content editor webpart which references to a html file I have input box for entering the path of the image. It will be saved in webpart properties. Now is it possible to bring in ...
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Error in creating external content type list

When I want to create a SharePoint list from external content type on a client machine and when I click on "Select External Content Type", I am getting following error. The error does not happen, when ...
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Calculated column with Version data not refreshing, trying to export to Excel

I have a document library that I am exporting to Excel, and I am trying to output the Version number on the export sheet. The Version column is not available for export in Sharepoint 2010+ (we were ...
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Using Visual Studio, how can I reference a SharePoint 2010 site collection outside of the development machine?

I am creating a custom web service which needs to reference a specific site collection on our SharePoint 2010 farm. The web service is on a development machine not part of the farm (although ...
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SPServices JQuery Library not working in SP 2013 Online

I am trying to replicate a solution for managing users in SharePoint groups using the SPServices JQuery library. I am following this example: ...
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How to get document item ID of a Document Library given Item Path - using c#?

I can't figure out how to get the item ID of a document library from the crawled or managed properties. So I decided to get it using the item Path which return the document Url allowing to download ...
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Is it a hindrance to have a workflow wait for a long period of time?

I have a request for notifications to be sent out 6 months, 3 months, and 1 month before an event occurs on a SharePoint calendar. I was looking into this issue and every one seems to be saying to ...