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Modifying List View in C# Doesn't Work?

I am trying to modify a view for a list in a Feature Event Receiver. The list is created in the same function; and the columns all added to it. When I look in the List Settings via the web interface, ...
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Microsoft SharePoint 2010: upload multiple documents without Internet Explorer and Microsoft Office

A client of us asked if it is possible for them to be able to upload multiple documents while they are on an iPad or Android tablet. It is possible to upload one document at a time, but because ...
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Schedule Workflow to run daily

The workflow I have sends an email to a user depending on the number of days left until a document expires (90, 60, 30, <10) in a custom list. Is there a way to schedule a workflow to run at a ...
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Uploading multiple files with metadata

We want to upload many files from our file server to SharePoint2010. We want to add the metadata within, or before the upload. Can somebody give me a good advice on how to handle that this? Is there ...
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Content Query Webpart - Display Website name

I have a Content Query Webpart in SharePoint 2010 where I get the items of two lists (from different websites) with setting the listsOverride property. Now I would like to display the name of the ...
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I have a requirement of Visual Studio Forms with Views

I have a list created in Visual Studio 2010 for SharePoint 2010. Now my requirement is I want to create form with views like InfoPath, Is it possible and if yes, then How? I also have an approval ...
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401 Unauthorized before authentication

Environment: SP2010 Enterprise, one server with separate SQL This just cropped up on a server that has been working flawlessly for months. I created an account for a new external user, but when they ...
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Add subcategories in Sharepoint blog categories

How to add subcategories to categories in SharePoint 2010 blog? And can we display it in drop down list on homepage so that the user can navigate from there?
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Workflows stuck on starting Sharepoint 2010

We have an issue with a list that has some custom workflows we have created in SharePoint Designer. Each list item has 3 workflows attached to them, but the workflows just seem to sit at a ...
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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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Problems adding WCF Data Services to SharePoint 2010

I would like to add a custom OData endpoint to SharePoint 2010. Because of its dependency on .NET 4.0, the Web API OData provider is currently not an option for SharePoint 2010 (based on .NET 3.5). ...
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Issue with deploying webpart in sharepoint 2010

We've created 2 webparts under a single visual studio solution as a farm environment. But after creating the WSP and trying to deploy it to our UAT, we are getting the following error This ...
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Getting a list of Document libraries for the currently login user

I want to get a list of all the document libraries in the site for the currently login user only? How can i do this? any code sample if possible?
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SharePoint 2010 list vew schema - View element

guys, I am trying to understand list schema view. For example AnnouncementsList contains in schema 3 views: <View BaseViewID="0" FreeForm="TRUE" Type="HTML" MobileView="TRUE" ...
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Displaying multiple level grouping dataview on a web part

Is there a way to display a dataview control with multiple level grouping on a custom web part, not using SPD. Right now, I'm using SPGridView control but It does not support multiple level grouping. ...
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“Show filter choices” link instead of actual values in a list column filter

I have created an standard list with a few simple text columns. Why can I not see the normal filter values of all columns? Instead it shows a new "Show Filter choices" link (pic 1) which when ...
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Modifying NewForm without SharePoint Designer

I want to customize the EditForm.aspx of a list but SharePoint Designer is disabled on this site collection. What is the best way to modify EditForm if I can't access it through SPD?
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Automated messaging or redirection

I'm working on creating a simple form list on my team's SharePoint site where team members can submit improvement ideas and/or feedback (kind of like a virtual suggestion box). So far, I've created ...
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Unable to publish 2010 workflow in SP Designer 2013

I am trying to create a 2010 workflow in SP Designer 2013. When I try to publish the workflow, I get the following error: (-1, -1) Could not write to output file ...
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DB Planning: SQL Alias or CNAME Record?

When planning connectivity with the Database Tier, it's wise not to hard-code any specific database info into the SP client connection. I've gotten many recommendations to use SQL Alias on the client ...
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Extend Web App of Siteminder-protected site to allow search indexing - 2010

Here are my assumptions: The indexing service cannot access a site protected by siteminder To create a crawl index I must extend my web app to a site not using SiteMinder so I can get crawl data, ...
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Removing a single page from SharePoint 2010 Analytics

We have an app that hits a page every 5 minutes to download information. That one page gets 60,000+ views while all of the other pages tend to hover between 500 and 2,000 views a month. I would ...
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Why aren't multiple-item checkboxes showing in my library's view?

The column containing checkboxes allowing users to select multiple documents isn't visible on one of my list views. I have the value for Document Library Settings ▶ Edit View ▶ Tabular View set to ...
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Custom Action for a specific view?

I have a list, where I wish to display a Custom Action button. This is easy enough to do in SPD, but the catch is, I only want to display this Custom Action button for a specific view, not the default ...
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How to use SPServices search sql query - getting malformed query

I am using the SPServices javascript library to make a search request to sharepoint 2010 search. I am trying this query: queryText = "<QueryPacket xmlns='urn:Microsoft.Search.Query' ...
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Difference between WebPart & Visual Web Part

I'm not sure how Visual Web Part is different from the actual Web Part in SharePoint 2010. Thanks!
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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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Sharepoint 2010 - Folder Permissions

I have a document library which has the hierarchy as follows: Root |---- Folder 1 | |----- Sub-folder 1 | |----- Document 1 | |---- Folder 2 |----- Sub-folder 2 ...
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How do I change the order in a calendar overlay when two items share the same day?

I have setup a calendar overlay. I have added two custom Calendars to the overlay. I have tried different combinations of adding CalA and CalB When the calendars share the same day CalB is always ...
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SharePoint 2010 Javascript JSOM creating a List View Web Part using javascript

I was able to follow along and add a Content Editor web part to a page using javascript from MSDN here. I am now interested in trying to find a way to add a List View or Data View web part to a page ...
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Links List - Show Title in Views?

I've seen this in at least one previous list I tried to edit, and now I am seeing it in a new "Links" List I created with a few custom fields. My current fields are: Title (Default field) URL ...
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Web service timeout issues

I've seen some posts on timeout errors but nothing I think that will help me. I have a custom web service running on a sharepoint server. It creates site collections and is being called through a ...
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ProtocolError for RSS

We have a test page with 2 RSS feed Web Parts, 1 Page Viewer and an XML Viewer. The issue is that when we try to consume the Financial Times RSS feed we are getting the following ProtocolError ...
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What is purpose of 'View' with 'BaseViewID' set to '0' in schema.xml of List Definition?

In Visual Studio 2010 when I create a List Definition the schemal.xml file looks something like this: <Views> <View BaseViewID="0" Type="HTML" MobileView="TRUE" TabularView="FALSE"> ...
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SharePoint 2010 - Excel Web App error “An error has occurred. Please try again.”

On one of SharePoint sites on our server. While opening few .xlsx files users(including me) are getting the error "An error has occurred. Please try again.". When the user click's on any of these ...
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Why are my content ratings not displaying correctly?

I have a SharePoint site with the "content ratings" feature enabled. This is how it displays on one of my pages with a list view: All's good so far, right? Except, I've actually rated each of these ...
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Why does this security group have two names?

We are having a strange issue with user access. Three users were recently added to an Active Directory security group. Two users have the access they require to a SharePoint list, but the third does ...
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Customize xlviewer.aspx in SharePoint 2010?

We're using SharePoint 2010 and I have a requirement to hide the breadcrumb links at the top of the xlviewer.aspx page for Excel Services. I've found quite a bit of documentation on how to customize ...
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InfoPath Repeating Table add another Data Source

I have an InfoPath repeating table that is bound to a SharePoint list. This works as expected. I would like to pull data from a 2nd SharePoint list and add the items to the repeating table to the ...
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2010 - contribute with no delete - renaming folders

I have a user who has created a site with custom permissions. These permissions are basically contribute but without the delete action on list items. The users who have this permission level attached ...
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Mulitiple Modified by

I'm not sure how to go about this but I am trying to make a column to store modified time and user. Something like: ID Title Multiple Reviewers 321 Dog House John Appleseed on ...
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Lync 2013 Click to Call base64 icon not saved when publishing a page

We have a SP2010 farm and about to enable Click 2 Call for the business If we edit a publishing page and add a phone number the click 2 call icon appears after a second, however, when we publish the ...
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Remove an Application Pool in SharePoint 2010 that contain a hyphen in title

As the subject says - i'm trying to remove an application pool using the SP Management Shell (using Administrator). I have a pool named SharePoint - User Profiles I try to remove this app pool by ...
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Check Home Page Sharepoint 2010

How to check page is homepage/default page programmatically in C# sharepoint 2010
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Restricting Enterprise Keyword Suggestions to a Term Set

Does anyone know of a way to lock down a list's built in Enterprise Keyword field to a specific Term Set? I've found on similar solution, but that solution only created a new Site Column that allowed ...
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SharePoint 2010 Workflow Tasks SPQuery

I have a list item that gets triggered daily to send a workflow task. I created a web part to search based on different column values of the list item and the tasks. Currently: It goes through the ...
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Show row number of list item

We have a list which should be display the row number of the item. A calculated column doesn't work. So I worked with the SharePoint designer. I added different "code" to my column but number 1 ...
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Workflow immediately rejects document when “End on Document Change” is selected

I have created a new "Approval SharePoint 2010" workflow for a document library. When I select the "End on Document Change" option, it says it will "Automatically reject the document if it is changed ...
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Show New List Item Form depending on user

Is it possible in Sharepoint 2010 to show different forms for a list item depending on the user and his permissions but without Infopath? Because I need a task list for a department where people in ...
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Metadata Quick Navigation - Expand Termset programmtically

I use SP 2010 and I have a metadata Termset which is shown in the quick navigation inside a list. I would like to expand it automatically when the site is loading. I tried using JS and a content ...