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How to identify the jobs which are running?

I need to find the jobs which are running currently. This is to check the longest running jobs. Is there any powershell sript to get this done?
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List of Sub Sites and Workspaces

I would like to create a list of Project Sites and links to pages, on the Projects site. To contents of Sites and Workspaces. This process should be automatic when you establish a new project site, ...
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FBA - Search Issue with Custom Login Page

I have implemented FBA on an web application which has a custom login page. The custom page doesn't let the users login via windows authentication even though it is enabled from central admin. Seems ...
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What circumstances would cause most timer jobs to run on the wrong server?

A customer has encountered a situation whose source I can't figure out. Consequently, it's not too easy to figure out how to restore the configuration to health. The customer's configuration is a ...
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Unable to check-out an excel sheet from a document library in SharePoint 2010 Standard

I have a document library under my SharePoint 2010 Standard site. We are uploading Excel files to this document library to be updated by multiple users (Using Check-in/Check-out). We are using IE9 as ...
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Trouble using stsadm -o MigrateUser

My organization is moving from one active diretory to another (new Domain). We are migrating the users first. As a test I am trying to run the MigrateUser command and getting a "cannot complete this ...
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How to check membership from current user and set readonly of some fields when override ListFieldIterator?

I have created a custom ListForm template and overide the ListFieldIterator. I have for example 10 fields in my content type. 5 of these 10 fields must be shown for the creator of the item. 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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How to create a lookup field that has a list column picker

How would I be able to create a list field in VS that would be a lookup to select columns from any list? I would preferably like to have something like the PickerTreeView.aspx, but instead of ...
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Global Navigation links are missing in Site Template

I'm using SharePoint 2010, and have structured the global navigation with 6 Headings. Four of the Headings have multiple (child) links below them. These child link url's are pointing to custom ...
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SP2010 Reporting Services 401 unauthorized for one web app but working for the others

I have deployed Reporting Services to my farm. From the application server, reporting services are working for all web apps. However, via my WFEs, I have one web app which reports 401 Unauthorized, ...
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Control JavaScript with Ribbon Button

my aim is to add a Ribbon Button which is opening a printing dialog for a selected file in a document library. I already added the Button with SP Designer and linked it with a html file which is ...
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Object #<Object> has no method 'showModalDialog'

Consider the following code: var options = { title: 'Create a new Post' autoSize: true, url: url } SP.UI.ModalDialog.showModalDialog(options); The code is executed from a ECB custom ...
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Remove Select column in xslt web part

I have an xslt web part that I want to connect to another list. When I connect it to another list I get the select column that I don't want to see. How can I remove it? More info Originally I was ...
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Copying a single field item from a list to a related task list using SPD workflows

I'm really new to Sharepoint 2010 and was wondering if it is possible to copy a single field from an item in a list to a related task? Basically I have a holiday request list that triggers an ...
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Back Up and Restore List with Retention of Workflow Status on SharePoint 2010 Site

I have a list in SharePoint 2010 web site with a simple workflow to test the possibility of back-up and restore of the list while retaining the status of work flow. The list currently has only ID and ...
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SharePoint 2010 designer approval workflow On Hold issue

I have to create a SharePoint 2010 Designer Approval workflow in which I have to add a button called "On Hold" and When user clicks on it whole approval process will be stopped until some Date. Right ...
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Left Navigation doesn't highlight the selected link

I tried to add some headings and links in left navigation along with HOME link. The problem i am facing is the Home link is always highlighted wherever u are inside the site. How can i sort it out ? ...
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SPMetal getting picture thumbnail url

I am making a custom web part and need to be able to pull a picture thumbnail from a picture library. I am using SPMetal generated classes and don't see a way to do this. It seems that thumbnails ...
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How to display charts dynamically other than by using MSCharts?

I would like to display a pie chart in a custom SharePoint application page. One option to do this is by using MSCharts and <asp:Chart> tag. However, getting this to work requires modification ...
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collection has not been initialized after dialog modal closes

I have two JS scripts on my SharePoint 2010 page, one in the master page, one in a forms web part (I've attempted this with a CEWP as well). Both are in unique name spaces (My.Tabs and ...
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Drop down custom action

I've tried to create drop down custom action for some time without any success and Google also can't help me. Anybody could to share example how to use DropDown Element as custom action? Thx for ...
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SQL Not IN equivalent in CAML

I have two list(subject, subjectcategory). subject(ID,Title,CategoryId) subjectcategory(ID,Title) I want to create a CAML query for SharePoint that does something like this SELECT ID, Title ...
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Change rows and columns in list views

I'm facing another strange issue from my users, who love Excel sheets. Can I transform / mix / change rows and columns in one list using only a views? Is it possible to make this view (or list): ... ...
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Error adding server to SharePoint farm

When I try to add another server to my existing SharePoint 2010 farm through the configuration wizard, the wizard gets to task 3 of 9 then comes back with the message: Configuration Failed. The error ...
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How do you 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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Display friendly field values in SharePoint 2010 list

I have an SQL table where I with the help of an Externl Content Type has created a list in SharePoint 2010. The table has a foreign key to a dim table where the display friendly names are listed. How ...
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Filter View based on a column in lookup list

I have got 2 lists call Applications and Vacancies. Application has a lookup filed pointing to Vacancy. And Vacancy list has got a user field called "Hiring Manager". I need to create a view under ...
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Query if all grouped items have the same value

I have two lists that have a one to many relationship. I would like to kick off a workflow when all items within a group have a completed status. Example: List 1: Job List 2: Tasks So if list one ...
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Display document properties in word file (akin to quick part)

Is there any way to display properties on a word document without allowing users to edit them? I have a custom doc information panel and word template set up to display certain SharePoint fields. I ...
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Infopath webpart always opening a new Form

I customized a my List form in infopath designer and created a new view for the form. Than i created a new webpart page named Test.aspx and added an infopath webpart on it. I selected the list and ...
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missing dispform.aspx and editform.aspx on list

I am getting a 404 webpage not found error when I try to get to a list in sharepoint. When I look in Sharepoint designer I notice that the dispform and editform.aspx forms are missing. Is there a way ...
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Getting an “Access Denied” error when generating a new item (document set) form

I am working on a system in SharePoint 2010 where we have many (>40) custom content types, all derived from Document Set. The system also has some strictly defined user roles, so we have set up our ...
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Error running SharePoint 2010 Product Configuration Wizard after SP2 and July 2013 CU Update

I am having a problem upgrading my local SharePoint 2010 Development environment. I recently installed Service Pack 2 for SharePoint 2010 (KB2687453) and the SharePoint 2010 Cumulative Update Package ...
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Calendar list always showing Person or Group field as Edited in the email alerts

I've found this weird behaviour concerning calendars, person/group fields that allow multiple users, and email alert notifications that I haven't found luck searching a solution for. Steps to ...
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Sharepoint 2010 column missing or hidden?

I created several site columns to build multiple lists on a new SP 2010 site. In one of the new lists one of the columns has gone missing and I cannot reference, view, or update entries in the ...
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Calling sequential web requests asyncronously server side in SharePoint 2010

I have a SharePoint 2010 page that requires me to call 2 web requests sequentially, and then redirects a user to a website. This is what I have came up with, but have a feeling I am wrong ...
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Conditional Formatting using Calculated Column as Condition (SharePoint Designer 2010)

I want to use conditional formatting to change the color of a row based on a Calculated Column. I know I could do this with a CEWP but I would prefer to do it in SPD 2010 because I am new to ...
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Way to add meeting workspace lists to a given page layout

I have a web part that displays list of all page layouts on a publishing page, user selects one and creates a page. Now i want to create 4 lists for him, ones that are on meeting work space e.g. ...
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SharePoint yes/no showing as true/false, will changing to Choice break my meta data?

As the questions suggests. Will changing my Yes/No to Choice break it. Are there any risks that may impact future use? I could test sure but I'm more concerned with any possible filter or ...
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Help with Sharepoint Search crawling an intranet site

So I have a sharepoint 2010 server farm. I have a separate custom intranet that I want to have sharepoint crawl. The custom intranet is a .net website. The default page allows anonymous ...
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How to use XmlDefinitionLink & CAML to reuse View definitions in multiple XsltListViewWebPart controls?

This is what I want to achieve (in SharePoint 2010): A custom page containing 2 XsltListViewWebPart Both of them rendering the same list data, but with different XSLT definition for display I ...
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how to embed Custom User Control into Custom List NewForm.aspx

I have developed a UserControl in Visual Studio 2010 and deployed into "\ControlTemplates\MyCustomUserControls\" folders. The control has only two textboxes along with the label and on page load ...
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Change URL Link automatically

We have websites with URL's like this: /sitename/site/DE123 We want to add a link on this website which looks so: ...
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Navigation Headings not showing in Global Navigation

What I have? I have a SharePoint 2010 portal in that a site collection has a number of Publishing sites in a hierarchy. I have customized the master page and this is the code to show global ...
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Are farm admin privileges required to update SPContentDatabase property bag?

If I store custom data inside SPContentDatabase.Properties, must I be farm admin to be able to update it? E.g. SPContentDatabase contentDatabase = GetContentDatabase(); ...
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How to enable non-admin users to store custom application data at a farm level?

When a normal (non-admin) users click my custom-made ribbon button in a document library, I would like to write the document library's information to some persistent farm-wide store (or at least a ...
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How to deploy ItemAdded event receiver to the entire farm? [duplicate]

I have created an ItemAdded event receiver that is supposed to process new documents/files after they've been added to any document library in the farm - i.e., I'd like the event receiver to ...
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Can't read from Source file or disk when moving document in Explorer View

We have come across an issue in our SharePoint implementation whereby moving documents (Cut and Paste) between two different sites using Explorer View causes the following error: Can't read from ...
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Getting Information out of a “Collect Data from User” task

How do I get data out from the "Collect data from user" task that a workflow creates? So far my attempts have been failures.