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How can I remove all documents from a SharePoint 2010 Web Application

We would like to restore our entire production environment in our stage environment. After completing the restore, we would like to strip out all the documents to just leave the "structure" behind. ...
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AngularJS with Sharepoint 2010 not working

we're testing our custom webparts using angular.js in Sharepoin 2013 it works but not within our SP 2010 Environment the needed angular and jquery library are linked correctly As test code in the ...
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How to open word documents in read-only mode from a Document Library? Do not allow edit and save

I am trying to disable the end-user from being able to edit and save texts to a word document file in SharePoint 2010 Document Library. Is this done via access/permission settings? As in, give the ...
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Document Library items not updating via UI or code. System metadata (last modified, modified by, etc.) updating

I am having a strange issue with one of my Document Libraries. It is the document library created by the publishing feature "Documents." Here are the symptomps and what I have done so far. Any help ...
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Remove line spacing from 'Full details' in workflow email

I have a workflow in SP 2010 that I use to send an email whenever an item is added. I've included the 'Full details' in the body of the email, however when the email arrives it has massive spacing in ...
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Connect a SharePoint 2010 Calendar View to Outlook 2010

We would like to present a "My View" of a divisional calendar to users within Outlook. The standard "Connect to Outlook" does a great job of setting up the calendar in Outlook, unfortunately there is ...
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How can I remove excess code in Content Query Web Part Body text on Home page?

I have a Content Query Web Part added to a SharePoint 2010 site home page. I've got it set to pull in all Announcements from all sub sites. I've set the content to pull in the Body content of the ...
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User has Full Control, but can't view List on site

Rate Form Owners has Full Control: ![Rate Form Owners][1] Dev User3 is part of Rate Form Owners: ![DevUser3-names are blacked out to protect the innocent][2] This is what they should see: ![Should ...
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How do I get my SharePoint 2010 Management Shell to open to PS C:\> instead of PS U:\>?

Whenever I open my SharePoint 2010 Management Shell on my remote desktop, it opens to PS U:\> rather than PS C:\> as it does on my coworker's machine. ![PS_U][1] How do I get it to ...
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SP 2010 Workflow History List is so large it stopped running workflows

I am cleaning up from my predecessor. Unfortunately, the workflow is inefficient and runs more times than necessary, creating a workflow history list of 450,000 items in a short time. Before I can ...
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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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Error, while trying to access the webservices from InfoPath form

I am getting the following error while trying to access a custom webservice from an InfoPath form to fetch some data. I have already gone through the actions described in the error message, but the ...
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Term Store Management Data/ Managed Metadata Service items using c# code/using Client Object Model

I have a TermSet called "Products" inside Term Store Management/Managed Metadata. I am designing a front end form which allow user's to submit data to this list. To load the Product dropdown I need to ...
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Content type hub choice column

We are working with a content type hub. There are content types on the "hub" site which are using "choice columns". Something it is necessary to add on a special subsite a new choice attribute. ...
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Auto update document copies on check in Sharepoint 2010

We all are aware of Send To Functionality of Document Libraries as explained here ...
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How can I start a Workflow from an Email Hyperlink?

Is it possible to fire a Workflow from a hyperlink in an Email? For example: I have an item which requires more steps than the basic 'Approval' Workflow. I would like Managers to be able to start the ...
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Is it possible to create a form that has optional fields?

I am a total noob when it comes to SharePoint (and 2010 in particular) although I have extensive experience doing web development. My question is that I would like to create a form which has question ...
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How export list in excel file

I want to create a button that exports specific list into the excel file. But when I do it I always get the same error: Error List does not exist. The page you selected contains a list that does ...
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Exception error when using Powershell to start a workflow on SharePoint 2010 on an item

I am very new to powershell. I am trying to use it to start a (send Document Set to repository) workflow on selected Document Sets in a library. The workflow worked when I used it manually on one ...
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Declarative WebPart on publishing page

I have made a publishing page layout that has a WebPartZone and a MediaWebPart in the ZoneTemplate. Example below. <WebPartPages:WebPartZone runat="server" Title="Fokusøki Media" ...
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SharePoint 2010 Configuration Error Microsoft.Office.Server.Search.Extended.Administration.Common.ExtendedSearchXmlContentMapProvider

I am getting following error when tring to browse the site Following is ULS Log w3wp.exe (0x1760) 0x1EB4 SharePoint Foundation Runtime ...
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I need to create an auto-generated email when items in a Sharepoint list are created or updated

I'm pretty inexperienced with Sharepoint design, but have taken on the task of creating a basic issue tracker for a project. The idea is when testers find an issue, they will log it into the ...
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Monitoring SharePoint 2010 farm

I'm assigned to monitoring our SharePoint 2010 intranet environment. I want to know about best practices for that and if there is any tool our checklist for this task. Thank you
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UserProfileService GetUserProfile Modified Date in 2010

I have a problem when loading a UserProfile from the UserProfileService in Powershell. I am able to get a list of properties, however I can't seem to find when the profile was last modified. The one ...
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SharePoint Designer 2010 Workflow Update List Item Help

I just can't seem to get a grasp on how the Update List Items works and need help. What are the steps required to update selected items from List1 to List2? I started to create a workflow with ...
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Display connection information within a ITransformableFilterValues web part

I created a filter web part by extending the ITransformableFilterValues interface, similar to this page: MSDN. I want to mimic the Microsoft query string filter and display the connection information ...
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Configuring KPI in dashboard designer

I'm configuring a KPI for my sharepoint 2010 site. Take this example of a "projects" list and a "project progress" field in this list which is shown in percentage. I want to configure a KPI for this ...
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Using Key Filter to filter DVWP

I'm using a DVWP to display the contents of a document library. I've enabled Metadata Navigation for the library and when I navigate to the library's AllItems.aspx page it displays the correct Key ...
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Column not appearing in sort option of library view

I have a document library in SharePoint 2010 where I am trying to create a view that sorts by Content Type. The column is ticked to display in the view but when I go to the 'sort' option it is not ...
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Send to or copy multiple documents

Is it possible to use the feature "copy" or "send to" for multiple documents? We can't work with "open in explorer", because we need the filter option in our library. Is there a code or tool for this ...
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SharePoint 2010 Organizational Browser Web Part on non-MySite Claims Based start at a defined username

SharePoint 2010 Organizational Browser Web Part on non-MySite Claims Web Application. To get this working first of all I needed to use the following Javascript into the It's been used for the ...
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syncing a personal calendar with sharepoint calendars in 2013

Guys i know you cant sync your personal calendar with your team sharepoint calendars in 2010 but i was wondering whether this is now possible in 2013 using exchange 2013. Currently we just send an ...
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Browser tab Does not show site name

I have created the publishing sub site in a parent site and modified the pages(Webpart) with HTMl and Java Script.The pages are created based on a custom master page. Now The Browser tab only shows ...
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Unable to edit my custom List workflow (SP Designer)

There is an existing Custom List workflow on our SharePoint 2010 Enterprise site that I can't figure out how to edit. My main goal is actually to export this workflow to be able to port it to another ...
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Export Infopath Form from Sharepoint List

I have a List that uses an Infopath form. Is it possible to extract the actual infopath xml document. The idea is I want to have a process where I extract the item as xml as dump it in a document ...
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get number of the latest version for pages using powershell script in sharepoint

I am trying to get the latest version's number foreach($item in $listItems){ $fieldValues = @{ "Title" = $item["Title"] "Created" = $item["Created"] "Modified" = ...
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Change Field's DisplayName in a List in view

I have view with following fields <ViewFields> <FieldRef Name="DocIcon" /> <FieldRef Name="Title" /> <FieldRef Name="Modified" /> ...
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Using a template folder structure

In my team, we're all new in SharePoint and want to use it for our project file storage. A template folder structure consists of 7 folders in one main folder. 6 of this 7 folders need special ...
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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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Default Approval Workflow 'This task could not be updated at this time'

I have set up the default 2010 approval workflow on our 2013 systems. The workflow works perfectly apart from an error which is given when a document is approved/rejected. When a user accepts from ...
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Apps only available on subsites or with old users after migration to SP2013

SP2010 to 2013 migration, on-site, not online. Migrated users see a large list of apps on both the parent site and its subsites. New (since the migration) users see only five apps on the parent ...
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Workflow to send 1 email for multiple items with the same value (dont want multiple emails)

Hi guys I have a SharePoint list, where a few fields in the list have the same value, Id like to have a workflow send an email to the creator, but I don't want multiple emails for every item that was ...
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SharePoint 2010 Drop off library with approval before moving document?

I have a drop off library with some rules and when they are fulfilled the documents are moved to other libraries depending on what metadata was specified. I have a requirement where one group of ...
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How can I restrict item number to item name

I would like to do something similar to this how-to, but with a twist. | Item Name | Item Number | Store | Quantity | | ------------- |:-------------:| -----:| --------:| | Red Apple | ...
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External App wants to link to EditForm.aspx; need correct ID

We have some limited SharePoint data in an external application; one of the fields we store in this outside application is "sharepointId" which has values like {3FC51B00-543F-48E7-B774-403140B0BE56}, ...
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HTTP 503 error accessing Sharepoint excelservice.asmx through SOAP

I work for The Smeal College of Business at Penn State. I am doing a project for the Supply chain program and I am creating an excel workbook in Sharepoint that uses a lot of UDF's. I have no problem ...
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content query web part with multi value lookup column

I am trying to work out how I can query a content type with a multi value lookup field using the content query web part. I know that natively this is not possible with ootb sharepoint 2010 however I ...
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deleting event receiver programatically using c# code

I am using the below code for deleting the event receiver It works fine for users in admin group, but for users in contributors group i am trying to delete the event receiver by using elevated ...
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Creating a site column of type Choice using Powershell script gives error

I have written a powershell script to create site columns in the site. I am able to create site columns of type text and number but when I try creating columns of type Choice I get error. The ...
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Infopath and Sections

I'm trying to work with InfoPath and create multiple optional sections but every time I insert a new section it always groups ALL objects under SharePointListItem_RW in the group. So if I have this ...