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Using CSS3 with SharePoint 2010 causes issue with people picker

I am trying to develop a jQuery based NewForm for a SharePoint 2010 list. Our staff all have IE 11 running in compatibility mode. I force IE to use a CSS3 compatible version by editing the sites ...
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Display List data from a separate Sharepoint 2010 instance?

We have two completely separate instances of SharePoint 2010 from the merging of two companies. We have a list on one SharePoint instance that we would like to display on a page from the other ...
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SharePoint 2010 Employee Directory — best solution?

What is the best way to create Employee Directory on SharePoint 2010? *No. of Employees is about 20 *All I need to show is 1)Name, 2)Phone, and 3)Office Communicator Presence *I have looked at ...
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Customize form of a list

I want to customize a form with infopath in Sharepoint 2010. I know where should be the button : But in my browser and with my sharepoint's version I don't have the infopath button : Can you tell ...
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Alternatives for SharePoint:InputFormTextBox in Google Chrome and Firefox

We use SharePoint:InputFormTextBox in our SP 2010 application. Now the requirement is to make it work in Google Chrome and Firefox also. But from what I read the SharePoint:InputFormTextBox control is ...
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ListData.svc returns “An error occurred while processing this request” for some lists only

In SharePoint 2010 Service Pack 1, we are having trouble with ListData.svc. In most cases, it correctly returns data from a list. However, there are a few lists which don't work and instead return ...
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Create mobile adapter for DataFormWebPart

I am working on creating a mobile adapter for the DataFormWebPart. I have succesfully created a mobile adapter and it works, but is not showing any actual content. I am hoping that there is a way to ...
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Accessing Sharepoint through CSOM

I am trying to access a project SharePoint 2010 site using the below code using (ClientContext _clientContext = new ClientContext("https://xxx/proj")) { _clientContext.AuthenticationMode = ...
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X-Frame-Options blocking iframe between two applications in the same domain

So I have two SharePoint farms running like so: app1.subdomain.domain.com (2013, source) app2.subdomain.domain.com (2010, destination) we have an iframe in app2 page pointing to a page in app1 ...
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Looking to create a list that collates answers from multiple users

So I'm looking to create a list that collates data from around 150 people in a business unit, that is then viewable by the owners of the site. The type of list I want is a "skill tracking" type of ...
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How to create variable in visual studio workflow

I am first time creating working in visual studio for sharepoint 2010. Now i need to create variable (Workflow variable) in my workflow but i am not getting any reference or tutorials for create ...
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InfoPath form that allows adding and editing multiple items

I have a Records List that has a custom InfoPath form that adds an item to the list. However, there are many fields in a record, and I have a requirement to allow users (instead of adding one record ...
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Calculated Column Question

I currently have a list with the Column - "Level" This column is a choice column with the choices: "Novice" and "Beginner" I'm creating a calculated column called "Score" I want this column to ...
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How do I change the form used by a List's item drop-down menu “Edit Item” choice to use the default edit form?

In a SP 2010 list, the Edit Item choice from the item's "link to edit menu" column drop-down menu uses the wrong form - it should use the default form instead. How do I make this change?
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User Not a Site Collection Administrator = Slow Experience

We are still on SharePoint Server 2010, using NTLM. If a user is in the site collection administrators group, nearly every page across the site collection loads in 2 seconds or less. If a user is ...
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List of all documents in a 2010 Sharepoint using Web Services

I have been tasked to find all the documents in a 2010 SharePoint site. I also need to identify the "Modified By and Date" of each document. I am using 2010 Access and coding in VBA. I have tired ...
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SP 2010 — Row Level / List Item Security — Parent / Child Relationship

I have 2 Custom Lists in SharePoint 2010. Reconciliations Reconciling Items I need to apply row level security on Reconciling Items, based on the Status of the Reconciliations list item. ...
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Completion of Infopath form by 2 employees before it enters in a 2 step approval workflow

So here is the case, I am new to SharePoint and I am trying to create a 2 step approval workflow so two managers can approve or reject a request. The problem I am facing is that before the (InfoPath) ...
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Can I create the default SharePoint 2010 page for an upgraded content DB?

I moved from MOSS 2007 to SharePoint Foundations and will be moving to 2013 after. There was a lot of customization done in 2007 and I am trying to put it back to default where possible. I had ...
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Looking to create a Parent/Child sort of list

So I wish to create a "Master list" that collates all the items of 5 other lists on my list. My reason to do so is that I require people from different business units across the company to enter ...
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Create Field which allows choice of values, but value does not change when source does

Using SharePoint 2010, is it possible to create a field which forces the user to select from a dropdown list (based on items in another list), but when the value in the related list changes or is ...
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How to set the default folder for image uploads on teamsites

I am running a SharePoint 2010 installation. We have created team-sites which includes an image list. When users upload images, it would be nice if the default folder that the image loads into is the ...
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Add “Please Wait” popup on advanced search page

As some of my searches take a while, I wanted to put up some sort of message that the search is running. This site: has info on adding such a thing in 2013, but I'd have thought the message would ...
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Sharepoint 2010. Place a web-part with the list from another site

I Need a solution to insert a web-part on the page on one site and the web-part shall contain list from another SP space. Is there any solution available without SP designer?
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In a created web part zone can't re-arrange Web Part side by side

On a already created webzone I have two web parts, that are arranged one under the other. I want to arrange them side by side but I don't have admin permission or SharePoint Designer. how can I do ...
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Gantt View in SharePoint 2010 List. Where is time legend?

I am working with SharePoint 2010. I created a Gantt View for custom lists and the issue is that THERE IS NO TIME LEGEND on top horizontal bar. There is simply no Dates appearing... so that the Chart ...
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Ingesting information from a 2010 sharepoint information in Sharepoint 2013

Is there a way to link a list in a 2010 sharepoint to a list in a sharepoint 2013 site, on a separate farm? The data in the sharepoint 2010 list changes frequently, and impacts content in the 2013 ...
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Sending additonal data with document/form sent to the Records Center

I currently have a form that employees can fill out to request changes to ISO controlled documents, this form/form library is located under site A. I have been asked that after the requested ...
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workflow to lookup field in the same list for UserID

I did a few searches but didn't find an answer to my question(s). currently, I have a list where it's a linked access table so mainly all of the data field columns are single text. along with those, ...
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If AD group gets a rename will SP automaticly understand its same group just different name?

If AD group gets another name will SP automaticly understand its same group just different name or do I need to remove it and add it again in site permissions?
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Incremental crawling settings for new documents in Search

This question about sharepoint 2010 enterprise search. -- there is incremental crawling running for a content source ,this has one record center web application. --in this web application daily 5000 ...
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MOSS 2007 migration to SP 2010 foundation (The file or folder name contains characters that are not permitted)

I just migrated from MOSS 2007 to SharePoint 2010 foundations. I installed SharePoint on server and used a separate SQL server. I did get some errors during upgrade due to webparts/assemblies/features ...
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Go through specific library and set all subfolders as well as the root folders content type using powershell - Stuck

What I am trying to do is access a SharePoint 2010 document library, change all root and sub folders of that library from their existing content type to a new content type. So far my code has somewhat ...
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Sending e-mail based on combo box dropdown selection in Sharepoint 2010

As far as capability, is SharePoint 2010 capable of doing the following? User selects combo box dropdown value in one of the fields on a SharePoint List. Lets call this field, Status. If Status gets ...
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Open Infopath forms in a new window from Forms Library

I have a forms library with a few Infopath forms in them. I want to make it so that clicking on the form will open it in a new window/tab. I have added a CEWP with Javascript to give the hyperlinks ...
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How can you change a rootweb name, url etc?

How can I change the name on a root web? Right now it's http://dev1/sites/dog. I am trying to change it to http://dev1/sites/cat I have tried $web = get-spweb http://dev1/sites/dog $web.Name = ...
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AAM result in Server Error

Created a new 2010 environment. SP servername: sp2010 FQDN: my.domain.com Bindings have been set to http    sp2010    80 ...
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Prevent early leave requests

We use a SharePoint 2010 leave calendar at work to request leave. Employees can request leave for dates no further out than 120 days from the day they are creating the new item request. Is there a way ...
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Fast Search Crawl. Failed to Authenticate

We have a brand new SharePoint 2010 SP2 Enterprise farm with a standalone Fast Search Server. I've done the configuration according to the article here ...
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WebSite search does not find any result

I have a 2010 Site migrated to 2013, which contains old 2010 Lists and some new 2013. In all Lists I have enabled the Search (advanced list settings) and clicked Re-index List. All List searches and ...
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cost of switching to MAXDOP=1 in prod [duplicate]

Have a client who's Sql Server instance serving SP2010 databases has MAXDOP=0. What are immediate/postponed cost in terms of resource usage (CPU/mem/IO) when MAXDOP is set to 1? Should then I apply ...
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Do I need to rebuild the farm just to reenter the key?

We've installed SharePoint 2010 SP2 Enterprise using the MSDN key. For some reason, I thought I could easily change it later. However, to my horror I've learned that I cannot do it. So, the question ...
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Move Sharepoint to another server

Hi I have an installed SharePoint Server (all on a Single Server installed, this all is hosted on a VM) called server1. The database was the only thing that will be hosted on a separate server. Now ...
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SharePoint 2010 Tabs [closed]

I'm trying to add "Tabs" on each of my SharePoint pages. I have full admin rights and have tried to add tabs, but can't seem to figure it out. I need help, can anyone assist?
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Email Workflow in SharePoint Designer 2010 Platform - Inheriting Other Workflows

Created a calendar in SharePoint to go over scheduled installs. Need missing information to be not only documented, but also corrected. Need a way to trace issues, if issues were corrected, phases ...
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CreateLabel throws “insufficient permissions” error but CreateTerm does not

I have an event receiver attached to a list in SharePoint 2010. It is a solution built in C# in Visual Studio 2012. By adding items to the list from the browser, the user can add new Managed Metadata ...
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Can't open pdf file in client application

I want to open a PDF file directly to my client application(Nuance Power PDF), but the file still opens in browser despite my selection from Advanced Settings (SharePoint 2010). I am an user, not ...
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Calendar to send email to user entering new item

My office has a 2010 SharePoint calendar for employees to request leave by adding a new item to the calendar (list with dates, etc). Currently, there is an alert that sends those new items to a leave ...
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How to get the timer job name from timer job id in sharepoint 2010

how to get the timer job name from a given timerjob id in sharepoint 2010 server farm. ex: i have a timer job id Get-SPTimerJob | Where {$_.id -eq "xxxxxxxx3"} | ft id,name it displaying empty ...
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Filter out hidden folder using client object model in SharePoint 2010 / 2013

I need to do the same thing as on this thread: Filter out hidden folder using client object model in sharepoint 2013 However my code needs to run on SharePoint 2010 and Sharepoint 2013. I'm using the ...