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How to show role-specific version of EditForm.aspx?

is there a way to show different versions of EditForm.aspx, depending on who wants to edit the item, by using workflows only (as I have no access to the server and can't deploy any solutions)? The ...
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Collect data from more than one web application

I have 4 web applications (SharePoint 2010) and each web application contains a site collection or 2. I want to collect them all into one web application without losing the data in all sites, ...
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SP 2010: How to create a subsite in a workflow without access to the server?

I'm using SharePoint 2010 Designer to create a group collaboration page. On this page the users should be able to create a project workspace/subsite with the use of a data form. Now I have a custom ...
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How to add user to site collection administrator using clientcontext SharePoint 2010?

I searched for this but in vain. Used this below code for SharePoint 2013 and works fine, but now need to develop for SharePoint 2010. Web web = _ctx.Web; User user = web.EnsureUser(userName); ...
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How to Copy 1 List Item to a List in Another Site - SP 2010 Workflow Designer

Does anyone know how to copy a list item from 1 list to another list in a different site using SharePoint Designer for workflows? I am using SharePoint 2010 Foundation, and would prefer not to use ...
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(Sharepoint 2010) How do I activate Approval, Collect Feedback, and Collect Signatures workflows for a site collection?

All workflows are active except for these 3. Everything I've read says to go to Site Collection Features and activate Workflows. I've done this, but these three workflows are still inactive. Is ...
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sp2010 custom ranking model filetypes

i have a custom ranking model which works great but they asked if it was possible to give some pagelayouts higher ranking than others. i started with trying this with filetypes as a lot of the ...
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When uploaded file from an external program, ItemAdded is not fired

I have an event receiver which works/triggered when I manually add document by click 'Add document', but the same in not working/triggered when an external application is uploading the document. For ...
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SPD 2010 Workflow - Multiple Serial Approval of a PDF-F

What I need to accomplish is to have a PDF-F go to several serial groups of parallel approvers once its added to a library. Ideally the PDF-F would go to an approver, get checked out, digitally ...
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jquery in SharePoint 2010 layouts folder not working

I have placed the jquery library script in the layouts folder on my server: C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\Web Server Extensions\14\TEMPLATE\LAYOUTS\CustomScripts for what ever ...
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calculated column filters content query web part

When I apply a filter on a calculated column, it crashes on applying. Could you please let me know how to go about resolving the issue?
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Infopath 2010: Form is checked out for editing by current user

We have an infopath form on which we are generating auto numbered file name . We are getting an issue while updating the form and it says that form is currently checked out by [Me] InfoPath cannot ...
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PerformancePoint dashboards not inheriting site master page in SharePoint 2010

I'm a bit of a SharePoint newbie and I've recently inherited a BI Center with a few PerformancePoint dashboards. The dashboards are located at http://sharepointsite/sites/bicenter/Dashboards/ and then ...
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Sorting categories in sharepoint 2010 blog template

I would like to sort the categories in the left-hand Blog Navigator categories web part for a Sharepoint 2010 blog. I know that I can change/create a view in the categories list and sort from there. ...
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A timer job's schedule type is changed from yearly to hourly after running it

I have a custom timer job with a yearly schedule (SPYearlySchedule). After I deploy it, its Schedule Type listed under Job Definitions in Central Admin is shown as Yearly as expected. However, if I ...
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How to count number of pages in SharePoint Site using powershell

How to count number of pages in Site and Sub Sites using powershell ?? Thanks
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Move documents from a SharePoint services 3.0 site to a SharePoint 2010 site with the document version history

We are currently looking into migrating our existing document library that is using SharePoint services 3.0 to a SharePoint 2010 document library setup within TFS. Is there any possible way to move ...
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Microsoft.Office.SecureStoreService.dll not found

Why on SharePoint 2010 is there no Microsoft.Office.SecureStoreService.dll. I can't find it anywhere. Can I download Microsoft.Office.SecureStoreService.dll somewhere? Please somebody help me.
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How to Determine if One or More Fields in Custom Edit Form have Validation Errors

So I have a DVWP with an Edit Form. The form uses jQuery tabs to organize the fields for the different roles that edit the item. I would like to show a message at the top of the form if at least one ...
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Syntax to declare a hyperlink field value (both Url and Description)

In my list instance I'm attempting to pre-populate a data row with this hyper link: Project Link However I can't locate documentation and none of these guesses at syntax work: <ListInstance ...
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Mapping a file type/extension to a content type in SharePoint 2010 Foundation

I'm just wondering if it's possible to get SharePoint to automatically map a specific document type (in this case a .msg file) to a specific content type (in this case I have a content type called ...
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Powershell - creating document libraries and wish to add an existing group

I have a powershell script I developed in order to create document libraries across multiple sites under a single site collection. I wish to now add the appropriate Site Administrators with ...
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Can't see files in master page folder in Sharepoint Designer 2010 but It's still there

When I open SharePoint Designer 2010, and open master page folder, the folder is empty, and no files are showed. If I go to browser and check the same folder, all files are there. How can I fix it?
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How to start workflow independently

Good day, I have a list that has a custom workflow that starts when an idem is created. I the workflow i have a codeActivity that creates multiple items on the list. This in turn starts multiple ...
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Is there any Uservoice equivalent available?

I would like to put an "Uservoice" system on my Sharepoint Foundation 2010 system. However, I can't find any relevant information on Google. It pointed me Sharepoint and Uservoice as concurrent ...
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The list cannot be displayed in DataSheet view

I have two SharePoint Enterprise 2010 sites in two different farms. Both sites I am accessing with my local browser IE 10 (32-bit). List1 in Site1 can be opened in DataSheet view but List2 in Site2 ...
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Can I lock the cells size in a datasheet view?

I'm working on Sharepoint2010. I have a datasheet which users can edit free. However I've noticed that everyone can change the size of the cells and even add other columns. How can I prevent any user ...
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I want to tag documents to make search easier

first time I try to work 2010 search functionality. I need to be able to tag documents in a document library, so that my users can type in keywords that will lead to those documents. I know ...
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Calling SharePoint web services

After some research on calling SharePoint webservices, it seems that using the following URL: https://yoursite.sharepoint.com/_vti_bin/lists.asmx?wsdl would allow me to request data from ...
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SharePoint 2010 and Outlook 2013

I am using SharePoint 2010 and have meeting workspaces, how can I link and create new meeting workspaces from Outlook 2013?
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Retrieve List items using CAML Query

I have a list which contains 3 columns -ID, TicketState and EndDate ID TicketState EndDate(DD-MM-YYYY) 1 Open 10/10/2012 2 Closed ...
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jquery to get xml, file urls ending with x_.000 instead of file name

I'm trying to return the URL of some attachments for a topic. I try to do the following to receive the url: $(document).ready(function() { GetFiles(); }); function GetFiles() { ...
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SharePoint / InfoPath Workflow (One List To Another)

I created an InfoPath 2010 form to be used in our SharePoint 2010 Foundation intranet site. The workflow for this form is as followed: User initially fills out form a. if the user is a generic ...
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Data Alert menu option missing from SSRS report

I have an SSRS report and I want to put a Data Alert on it, but the menu option isn't available. The menu option is selected for the webpart, and it's a shared data source with stored credentials. ...
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Can I extract a list with a button in infopath 2010?

I'm working on sharepoint 2010. I want to know if it's possible to create a button which extract the list the infopath is based on in an excel sheet. Thanks.
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Blog not responding to underlying list changes

I have a blog that uses an underlying list (SharePoint 2010). I have changed the view so that any blog post in the Category "Test Post" will not appear in this list (be hidden)(it works!). However, ...
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How to find all users that have site permission called Manage Permissions

In our SharePoint Enterprise 2010 sites lots of users have the site permission called Manage Permissions. We would like to find the list of all those users using a technique that does not require ...
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SharePoint Designer Workflows read .XOML file programmically using c#

I need to get list of all the workflows using a custom activity. I visited a workflow using designer and have the name of the activity. I just need to read that xoml file and see whether that file ...
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Use a Delegate Control on a content page

I created a delegate control which compares the address a user linked from (HttpContext.Current.Request.Path) and if it is correct, I provide a link to a given url. I would like to use this in a ...
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Multi lingual stemming Sharepoint 2010

I am looking for best practices in configuring stemming in multi lingual SP10 environment (no FAST). Is there a way of controlling which stemmer is used rather than having sharepoint use the browser ...
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How to update content type to include additional lookup fields for all instances of content type?

I have created a lookup field as a site column in my root site. The field also brings several additional columns showing information from the list. It is used in a root site content type. I have ...
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Saving content in a <div> with jQuery in SharePoint 2010

I have written a tiny bit of code that displays an information box for the users and a button to make this information box go away. I have placed the code snippet in a Content Editor webpart on the ...
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SharePoint 2010 UserProfileService GetUserProfileByName - different results for similar input syntax

I have a problem where a call from a browser enabled InfoPath form to the UserProfileService in SP 2010 returns at 500 error: "Warning The following query failed: GetUserProfileByName (User: ...
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XSLT: Set the background colour of cell when the task is overdue

I currently have this XSLT added to my list (snippet): ... <xsl:param name="Today">CurrentDate</xsl:param> <xsl:template name="FieldRef_printTableCell_EcbAllowed.Due_x0020_Date0" ...
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Store Task List Item Attachment to Directory At End of Workflow

I am trying to develop a workflow using SharePoint 2010 Foundation, that moves a task list item with a PDF attachment from list to list, going from one department to another. When one person signs ...
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How to link from one item to another?

I want to have a field in Content Type A that can link an item to an item in the same list but a different content type (Content Type B). So for example, A-1 and A-2 link to B-1, A-3 links to B-2, ...
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Archiving SharePoint Sites Removing Permissions

A team separate from mine has started Archiving SharePoint sites and selecting the options to not delete the sites. Permissions for the archived sites are being removed when this happens. It seems ...
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SP2010: Attach File for custom newform

SP2010 Created a custom newform using blank .aspx page. Can't seem to get the Attach File function to work. I've tried multiple ways, closest I've got was getting the 'browse for file' but after ...
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Unable to update an excel file in SP

One of our users is currently trying to update an excel file that is saved directly to our SP document library. Whenever he tries to update it and save it the changes for some reason never save. It ...
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Accessing web.config file of central administration

Pretty simple problem, but can't find a solution. Mostly because most of examples of reading web.config asks to use web application name, which is empty string for central administration. So is there ...