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Fast Search - Managed Metadata field stores whole hierarchy of terms

On a list I have a field that links to the term store (managed metadata service application). Users can select multiple terms that are organized in a hierarchy. TermSet Parent 1 Child 1 1 ...
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Alert not working for single site collection

I have a problem related alerts. It is working okay with all site collections I have tested except one. Interesting part is when I apply alert in any list of that site it sends mail that alert has ...
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Disable out of box features

In SharePoint we have many options to add different features as shown in attached image, in case we want to remove any of the option listed in attached image, i.e we want to disable them to be used by ...
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Difference between dsQueryResponse and xpath

I noticed in the XSL of the Sharepoint page that im currently working on, i saw these 2 <xsl:variable name="Source1" select="/dsQueryResponse/listName1/Rows/Row"/> and <xsl:variable ...
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SharePoint 2010 Web Analytics Not Working and Values Come Up Empty With No Result

I tried hard to not have to post on the Forums but cannot seem to get this to work. I am trying to fix this service where may have never worked. I've reviewed the official guide ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Rest api can not get RichTextField content

I am using the Sharepoint 2010 rest api to get data of a custom content type item in "Pages" folder. The data is returned but I can not find the content of a custom RichTextField column. Is there any ...
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SharePoint 2010 Document Library - Info Path xml forms extract xml data

We have a document library with many xml infopath documents that i would like to see if there's a way to extract all of the data inside of those documents. Is there a good way to do this or not? I'm ...
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SharePoint 2010 Dialog Missing Content

I have customized a SharePoint 2010 master page, all is working except dialog boxes are displaying empty. For example, if I try to add users to a group the dialog comes up, but no content is in the ...
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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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How do you collect signatures on a PDF that's uploaded on a workflow?

Here's some basic information in order to help you ascertain an answer for me: I work for the government (Department of the Navy). a. This severely limits the ability for manipulation. I am not ...
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get comment/feedback from “Start Feedback Process” workflow in SPD 2010

I have added a "Start Feedback Process" workflow to a list. The workflow works fine. The target user gets an email, they can click on it in Outlook, add their comments, and submit. Now I am trying to ...
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Repair/delete list item with corrupted permissions

I've been a SE read-only user for several years, but today I'm facing a problem I can't resolve nor find any help so I created my account. (... well actually I created it to answer to a since on-hold ...
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SharePoint 2010 Listview creates “Unable to display…” error after adding inline style

First let me say I have been all over the web looking for a fix and keep finding references to the XsltTransformTimeOut value. I have already had our admins set ours from 1 to actually 10 seconds and ...
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Access Denied on Site Collection after Migrating to Claims

I'm running into an issue with some site collections in a SharePoint 2010 web application. After migrating to claims, there are a couple site collections that give Access Denied, even to users that ...
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How do I automatically get date and time when status of a task is changed?

How do I capture date and time when status of task is changed? I have 3 different columns Date Assigned, Date In Progress, Date Completed. When a task is assigned to a user, is there a way Date ...
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ListFeed.aspx not returning all items

So I have a site, which I want to get an RSS Feed with specific Items returned. I created a view called Display Only, and I did this: ...
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Setting ContentEditorWebPart ContentLink property to absolute path

To avoid adding some static HTML to my custom masterpage, and allow the end-user to easily change it by just changing an HTML file instead of the masterpage, I'm trying to embed a static ...
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SharePoint 2010 Site Edit History

I am working on a site and after returning from the weekend I noticed that a lot of changes were made. I am wondering is there a way to view the edit history of the site? I.e. is there a way to see ...
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Display name is incorrect in people picker

One of the Users 'Last Name' and 'Email Address' are changed and updated in the Active Directory. The updated name can also be seen in 'Manage User Properties' link in the Central Admin. But when I ...
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Disable mobile browsing for a single website in SharePoint 2010

How to disable mobile browsing for a single website in SharePoint 2010 not all of websites in SharePoint? As far as i know we can disable it as described here or here,but when applying those ...
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2010 advanced search - pass search column via query string?

I'm sending queries to advanced search via the query string as so https://example.com/search/results.aspx?k=RunDate%3C%3D12%2F12%2F2014&u=https://example.com/reports/Daily%20Adj I can pass the ...
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ADD user to group : Acces Denied in runwithElevated (UserAccountDirectoryPath restriction)

Hello I have a problem for adding users to a group in SharePoint 2010 I have a restriction of Users OU path (Active Directory) with the SPSite.UserAccountDirectoryPath on my SPSite. Programmatically ...
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sort according to Group and group total on a list

I have a list with the columns Name,Distance and Date. I group this by Name and a calculated value sum(distance) Now I want to sort it by the group, how do I achieve this in SharePoint 2010 standard ...
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Can't make a caml query works for a boolean

I try to take the elemtens in a list where the field "Mise à jour parc" is set to "No" with the boolean type. My field 'Mise à jour parc" has for db name for sharepoint ...
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Error with External Content Type List: “Unable to display this web part”

I have deployed an external content type to my local Sharepoint 2010 Server using a Visual Studio solution. The deployment appears to work. I can view the details of the content part in the central ...
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Calendar List - CAML Query Next Two Events

I need to create a CAML query to obtain the following two events from a SharePoint 2010 calendar: To consider: There may be recurring events And exceptions to events The purpose is to show in a ...
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Deactivate wiki pages

Wiki pages is the functionality that we can enable in SharePoint site from features. Is there any way by which we can prevent from creating wiki pages. No one should be able to create wiki pages. Or ...
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SP2010: how to link to document on my Title column on document library?

I am using sp2010. I have a document library with some columns. I see the column name with a link to the document. But I would like to implement this on the title column. Is it possible to implement a ...
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How do I get the ID of a discussion in the flat/threaded view

I'm working with a discussion list and I want to use it as a ticketing system. When I'm inside the flat/threaded view, I want to use a button that will change the status from open to closed. The ...
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SharePoint 2010 bug with .docx, .xlsx documents while uploading/opening

By now there are many bugs out there in sp2010 integration with office documents. But, in this case if you create an empty .docx with the following word metadata SP2010 crashes while uploading these ...
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Workflow keeps resending task even though statement changes to false

I've had to rebuild a workflow in 2010 because I need it to be kicked-off from another workflow. I learned here before that to get a workflow to NOT keep re-sending a task if the list is modified, put ...
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How to set the value of a people group field using JavaScript in the Newform.aspx

I need to set the value of my people/group field with current user on page load. I tried many different things, but nothing worked. Let me know how to do this in SharePoint 2010.
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Keep the same ID on an item copied from another list

Environment : Foundation 2010 I have two helpdesk lists. In List A, the user create the item and an ID is automatically assigned. My workflow is used to copy that item in the list B. However IDs are ...
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Audit and prevent users from deleting public list views - sharepoint 2010

We have a SharePoint 2010 site that contains a list, available to different users with different permissions level, ranging from Read to Contribute. Few days ago, someone who doesn't confess, removed ...
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Affects of webpart removal

Will removing any web part from SharePoint site at web app level will affect functionality of others. Since Microsoft provides bundle of features, that includes multiple functionalities, so in case ...
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Force checkout not working with Edit (link to edit item) column in SP2010

Could someone be so kind as to check the following in their 2010 environments. Create a doc library Turn on force check-out Turn on versioning. Add the "Edit (link to edit item)" column to the ...
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Issue with Content Organizer Rule for Document Sets in SharePoint 2010

I have created a new custom content type for document sets in SharePoint 2010. This content type is published via a Content Syndication Hub. I have also created a Record Centre site on the same web ...
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SP Online 2010 workflow: send email once when item is approved

Objective: Send a notification email to users when blog post is first approved but NOT on subsequent edits/approvals. Using a 2010 wf triggered by an item change. Process: Added a yes/no helper ...
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Create list of document libraries (duplicate Quick Launch/Libraries)

Instead of displaying the Quick Launch "Libraries", I want to display links to the library pages in a list/webpart within the main content section of the page. That way I can include a button/workflow ...
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Condition and action missing from Workflows in SharePoint designer 2010

I was trying to add conditions / Actions to my SharePoint workflow through SP Designer 2010 and realised they had gone missing. I re-installed the designer to no avail. Any idea what is wrong? I am ...
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SPD Workflow Approval Task- Unexpected Error When Viewing Task

I have a SPD 2010 workflow that is starting an approval process and assigning a task to a user. I'm running into an odd issue. When a user with contribute permissions on the Task list tries to view ...
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start list workflow on item delete?

I have seen elsewhere, that for whatever evil reason, SP2010 list workflows cannot be triggered by the delete of a list item. Glad the SP dev team didn't design soda machines or you'd never have a ...
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Create item in list 2 from list 1 SharePoint Designer 2010 using “Create item in”

I posted this same question about a month ago but for SP 2013. I noticed in 2010 (I have to rebuild my WF since I want it to kick-off from another workflow and this cannot be done in 2013) the ...
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SP 2010 updated dlls show up in features but not SP Designer

I have a custom feature that we are building in Visual Studio 2015. It installs fine initially. I am trying to set up an upgrade script and I get the following: - the feature version (from ...
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What is the difference between project site templates PWA#0 or ProjectSite#0

What is the difference between project site templates PWA#0 or ProjectSite#0 . Is PWA for 2010 and ProjectSite for 2013? I am looking at creating site collection for project server using PowerShell. ...
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certification error while opening SharePoint 2010 site

We are getting the certification error while we are trying to open our application. I have no clue on how to proceed on this, any sneak through of my issue with suggestions is appreciated.Please find ...
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File not displaying in library's all items view

I have a document library in SharePoint 2010 Foundation. When I have uploaded a file into a document library from the browser, it is showing a message "uploaded successfully" but it is not showing in ...
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minimum permissions required for user to fire powershell commands for sharepoint remotely

I want to perform read/write operations on SharePoint 2010/2013 using PowerShell commands remotely. Commands will be New-SP<> , Remove-SP<> and Get-SP<> i.e. all read/write operations on ...
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Trying to make a difference between two dates, with days, hours and minutes

I try to make a difference between two dates, but displaying the days and hours. So I found a good idea on this website : ...