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Get proper URLs using Get-SPSite

I'm trying to get a list of site collection URLs (SP 2010): "http://is-sp2010portal:1234" | Get-SPSite -Limit ALL > "C:\Desktop\New folder\1.txt" It works fine for short URLs, but there is ...
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Disable paging from Data View web part

I am new to XSLT and possibly the question i am asking could be a candy for some of you. I have added a Data View Web Part on Page using Sharepoint Designer 2010. I am using this DVWP to display data ...
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How to approach a file in visual webpart

To explain my question, lets consider I'm developing a webpart in Visual Studio, a visual webpart. By default when I add a webpart to solution, it creates a MyWebPart wich exists of 3 files: ...
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Custom KeywordQuery ignores scope until I visit viewscopes.aspx

I have a setup with two farms. Farm A is the front-end farm where web applications are hosted and farm B is the service farm where the search service + others are hosted. I have set up a custom ...
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How custom HTTPHandler works in sharepoint 2013

I am reading some existing code in a project and there are some custom handlers that validate some data on application pages. The question is: Does these HTTPHandler get executed for every simple ...
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Hide some MySite social features

I'm new at SharePoint 2010, and I'd like to implement social features. I used MySite, but there are too much possibilities, and I would like to hide (or disabled) some of them (red-cicled in the ...
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Change web theme via client object model?

SPWeb.ApplyTheme() doesn't seem to exist in the client object model. Is there an equivalent? By the way, this is for SP2010.
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How to add the close button in SP.UI.Status

I use status bar to show exception message in code-behind. I wanna add a close button in the status bar for user, so they can remove the bar. Here is my code: protected virtual void ...
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Datasheet view display wrong data

I have standart view filtered by choice field. Standart view shows me 748 items. Then I switch to Datasheet View (by button on ribbon) same view shows me 175 items. Also datasheets view shows some ...
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MSSQLFT equivalent in Sharepoint 2013 for Java applications

Problem I have a java application which till now used SP2010 with SQL Syntax for Search queries. Everything worked fine with the Query Webservice until I upgraded to SP2013. Now, I've come to know ...
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Sharepoint Web analytics configuration wrong web application

I've tried to configure Sharepoint web analytics on the web application on my development machine but without success. I've followed various guides on the internet including runing some timer jobs and ...
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Full-Trust Solutions on SharePoint Online Dedicated

I am trying deploy a solution to SharePoint Online (SPO), after looking at documentations about SPO, I found only Sandbox Solutions and Apps can be deployed to SPO, but my solution is a Farm Solution. ...
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Why can't I see the slide library in SharePoint 2010?

I've a SharePoint 2010 Enterprise environment that I'm trying to create a slide library on. Unfortunately I can't see the template option to create one. As per this link ...
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Permissions needed by System security officer

In our current setup. I am responsible for Sharepoint in our company. This means that I do everything from deploying to application support to giving users rights to the platform when it is required. ...
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Sharepoint configuration - create new server farm System.InvalidOperationException

Getting the below error: Failed to create the configuration database. An execption of type System.InvalidOperationException was thrown. Additional exception >information: An error occurred ...
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security concerns on sharepoint deployment [closed]

I've inherited our company's SP 2010 deployment. I'm looking for security flaws and other potential issues. Any suggestions as to what to look for?
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SharePoint 2010 - SharePoint Designer notification: The list of workflow actions on the server references an assembly that does not exist [duplicate]

Upon opening a workflow in SharePoint Designer 2010 I receive the following notification in SharePoint Designer: The list of workflow actions on the server references an assembly that does not ...
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FileLeafRef and file extension

i'm using CSOM2010 and have following problem. I try to upload a document. FileCreationInformation fci = new Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.FileCreationInformation(); fci.Content = bDocument; ...
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Can I sort CAML queries by multiple fields?

I have the following query: <query> \ <Query> \ <Where><Eq><FieldRef Name='FSObjType'/><Value Type='Lookup'>0</Value></Eq></Where>\ ...
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Is there a way to set more than two site collection administrators in 2010?

In SharePoint 2007 we had four site collection administrators for one collection. Now that we're upgrading it looks like you can only have one primary site collection administrator and one secondary ...
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How to publish blog posts on behalf of another user in SharePoint 2010?

I have blog for our management team. Assistants will be posting instead of the managers. I have created a column called "Author" which is "people/group" lookup field for the assistants to add a person ...
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Weekly newsletter alert on Blog library shows pending entries

We have setup an alert on our internal blog that sends an email once a week with all the new blog posts, as follows: The problem is that it sends both Approved and Pending blog posts. Is there a ...
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change view of calendar web part

i have a calendar with a custom column called discipline. This is a master calendar that all disciplines will use. I've added the calendar web part to a sub page and i need to filter the calendar ...
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Nav showing drop down subsites when on _layouts/settings.aspx

In both of my custom master pages (both front master page and system master page) I have a navigation control (AspMenu). On all custom pages and application pages, the nav displays no drop down for ...
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Sharepoint wysiwyg editor not working in IE

When opening our sharepoint (2010) site and trying to edit an element in Internet Explorer, it just shows the editor toolbar blank. The field itself contains text - as you can see from the second ...
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Restrict access to a hive page

The purpose is to block the Incoming e-mail settings internal page (/_layouts/EmailSettings.aspx) to non-admin users or, simply, to all with an exception account. Via authorization element in web ...
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Cannot retrieve a list by display name via PowerShell

I am replacing a colleague for the support of a SharePoint 2010 intranet. In PowerShell console : I can retrieve a list by its display name from the Lists collection of a SPWeb object. In a PowerShell ...
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Can I programatically move sites or content between 2007 and 2010?

Using the SharePoint Object Model on a SharePoint 2007 environment and the remote object model to talk to a SharePoint 2010 environment would it theoretically be possible to migrate sites or content ...
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Self Referencing Related Documents Library Through Lookup Column

I am trying to create a single document library that links to documents in the same library in SharePoint 2010 Server. I've created a multi-value lookup column that references the same library to ...
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JS CSOM in Custom .HTML File

I am building a SPA using SP 2010 as my back end but with custom HTML/CSS/JS deployed to a subfolder of _Layouts. I get everything I need from ListData.svc with the exception of the current logged on ...
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ListData.svc appends the library title with 0?

It seems that if i create the following libraries on a Sharepoint site: Test Library 2 Test Library2 TestLibrary2 then the ListData.svc will return the following entitites: <collection ...
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SharePoint 2010 Foundation Search result pages being combined when they are not the same in anyway

I have a content source and rules setup that enable my search to crawl the following type of URL's with parameters to a custom web part page. ...
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query a sharepoint 2010 list from excel vba to retrieve a specific record

I have created a SharePoint 2010 list with 2 relevant columns: - Identification Key - Version Number I want to be able to query this SharePoint list from Excel VBA - passing the Identification Key to ...
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Will search index Ajax content?

I've got page containing a Data View Web Part. The page itself has been modified via SPD so that when loaded, jQuery loads up additional information (prices, etc.) for each row in the DVWP. Of course, ...
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How to import multiple excel columns into a single metadata column?

Consider: I work for an organization that has eight service territories. We have a series of procedural documents that can apply to one territory up to all eight territories, and I am attempting to ...
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Disabling LoopBackRequest in registry to resolve search crawl error

Can anybody explain why we need to disable the LoopBackRequest in registry to resolve the Search Crawl error. This article explains about it but I want to know more about it. What is the reason ...
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Cannot download an InfoPath form template

I am replacing a colleage for the support of a SharePoint 2010 intranet. I need to modify a InfoPath form. I get an error message when I try to download a copy of the form template from the intranet. ...
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Compatibility of SharePoint 2010 and IE10

We use here IE9 as default. Next time we want eventually step further to IE10. I read something about Problems with the People-Picker and the preview of Excel files. Did you have any experience with ...
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How do I get the attachments for a SP 2010 list to sort the attachments in alpha order by document name?

I hope someone can help me PLEASE. How do I get the attachments on my SharePoint 2010 List item to sort in alphabetical order by document name?
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ProcessBatchUpdate has no effect

I have an application I am working on that uses an Event receiver to propagate metadata to a document library. I am trying to use SPWeb.ProcessBatchUpdate to copy the metadata back. my code looks like ...
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SP2010 - Percentage Progress Bar

I'm using SP2010. I'm wondering about displaying some sort of progress bar which would show percentage of how many "things" are done. To elaborate: a person in our organization needs to in process, ...
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What equipment is needed for test SharePoint environment?

I am not really experienced in SharePoint beyond managing site content. Right now we only have a live SharePoint environment with two servers, one for SQL, and the other server for everything else. ...
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why I cannot download documents If subfolder name of document library contains “+” symbol

I am using sharepoint 2007 portal. In document library I have created one folder and named it as "Cards + Payments". I am able to upload document in that folder but when I try to download, it is ...
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How to use SPEncryptedString?

I have an application page and am trying to save settings for it using an SPPersistedObject. One of the fields I am saving needs to be encrypted and I tried to use SPEncryptedString but I can't get ...
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Getting a “Content types that are available to this Document Set have been added or removed”

I am creating document sets through workflows. Edit: I just tested and I'm getting this message for manually created documents sets as well. Every new document set is showing the message: Content ...
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is it possible to rename the WSS_Logging database for sp2010?

This is for sp2010. I'm considering setting up another SP farm using the same back-end SQL server. Problem is, amongst other things, I'm not seeing any way to rename the WSS_Logging database. Google ...
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Are there cummulative updates for “Language Pack for SharePoint Foundation 2010”?

I installed the SP1 for each language pack and i cannot find any cummulative updates for the language packs. Do they exist or am i up to date?
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Customize Filters in Document Library

We got several document libraries which has a column type. This like all other columns can be filtered by values that is inserted on the document library. In Type, we got file types like doc, docx, ...
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Auto-compress images when uploaded to Image Library

I have a need to auto compress images as they are uploaded to an image library. Using code or otherwise how could I go about this? I don't want to specify a fixed height / width but would rather ...
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Select powerpoint slides and then build a presentation from it

I have a business unit that would like a document library that displays a series of pre-approved company Powerpoint slides. The user would then select the slides that want, click a button and a ...