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Creating a checklist via SharePoint Calendar 2010

I've created a view of a calendar, basically the calendar displays tasks that need done, then once they're completed the person will go into the item, updated a "COMPLETED BY" column to their name and ...
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Bootstrap in HTML Web Part

I got HTML/CSS from our Designer to implement on a Sharepoint 2010 page. This page is using bootstrap. I implemented it with HTML Web Part and also tried to split the web page layout and work ...
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Folders with broken permission accessible through URLs and links

I have a document library containing folders that should have permissions for specific groups (and these groups shouldn't be able to see or get into each others' folders). I've broken inheritance for ...
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Filter out certain numbers from the 7th position

I need to filter out the items in a list that contain numbers 5,6,7 if they are in the 7th position within the tracking number. I know you can do this in Excel, but can you do this in a workflow or ...
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Giving minimal rights to 3rd party to do reporting

We are planning to integrate the reporting of our sharepoint 2010 environment into our standard reporting platform that is managed by a 3rd party. The reporting requirements go as deep as possible, ...
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“Check Out” button not appearing in Excel 2010

One of my coworkers has this problem for some of the files stored in a document library. If he clicks on the link, from the document library, the dialog has these two options: "Read-only" and "Edit" - ...
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List Item won't save if title is entered

I have created a new list and am working on editing the newform.aspx page to customize the form. In the new list, I have renamed the title column to 'Details' because I will be using it as a link to ...
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Load all fields for a specific ListItem using CSOM

I want to load all FieldValues for a specific ListItem ForExample public ListItem GetItemById(List SPList, int id, string[] fieldNames) { using (Ctx) { ...
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Autofill People or Group field with user

I have a list in SP2010 and need the user's name to auto-populate in the "Assigned To" People or Group field whenever s/he submits an new item. Thanks!
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How to create forms and reports using Access database and view the form in sharepoint 2010?

I need to create forms and reports using access database in sharepoint 2010. Require the steps to proceed.I have created the access db first. then i created,desgined the form using access 2010.Now i ...
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Sharepoint 2010 to 2013 Upgrade (License Migration)

I have been having a hard time finding an answer to this anywhere. I know the licensing model has changed from SharePoint 2010 to 2013. If we already have SharePoint 2010 licenses for our servers and ...
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Collect data from user - weird interaction?

I'm working on a workflow involving collecting data from users. At the end of the workflow, it writes the data collected to certain fields in a custom list. To test the workflow, I have 2 accounts, ...
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Cannot get scripts to run in PowerShell

We installed SharePoint 2010 on Server 2012. I am trying to install FBA, but cannot get the deploy script to run. First I switch to PowerShell 2.0 doing the following: Windows PowerShell ...
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Sharepoint 2010 - Workflow, return field as Lookup Values, Comma Delimited getting both lookup id and lookup value

I'm working on a simple workflow in SPD 2010 which is going to send an email to multiple recipients based on lookup values and even though I set the "Return Field As: Lookup Values, Comma Delimited" I'...
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SharePoint 2010 solution package not deploying to all servers

Having an issue with deploying a WSP to our farm (2 WFEs, 2 App servers). When I try to run Install-SPSolution <packagename> -WebApplication <appurl> -GACDeployment -Force, the timer jobs ...
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use powershell to list all running workflows

We've got a couple of workflow templates that are running in a bunch of sub-sites. I need to produce a list of all running workflows, but I can't seem to get the workflow names to show up. I can get ...
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Multiple X-UA-Compatible meta tags in SharePoint masterpage one of it for webpart

I have the code <meta http-equiv="X-UA-Compatible" content="IE=8"/> in my master page so certain things will work. However I have a twitter webpart which doesn't work in IE 8 so I need to ...
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2010 List Grouping not staying expanded after edit

I have a list that I am grouping. In the previous version, when an edit was made, the group I was working in would stay expanded so I could just move onto the next item. In the 2010 version, it ...
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Check Permissions does not list all permissions on site

In Site Settings, Site Permissions, Check Permissions it tells me user A has Read access given through group X. IGroup X has Contribute to certain parts of the site, why is this not listed on the ...
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encrypting connection strings in a web.config

I am creating a web part which needs to access a stored procedure from the database.And i have given the connection string in the web.config of the sharepoint site. But my client also wants the ...
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Does a declined Access Request trigger an email/notification?

I have had some people request access to various parts of my site and I have added them to user groups (or not) as required. Under the Access Requests section of the Site Settings the requests still ...
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SharePoint 2010 file upload via REST api

I am developing application that access files on SharePoint 2010 via REST API I referenced this link, so I made it download and get metadata for documents. But, While I am trying upload file, I can'...
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SP2010 - Dynamically resize Page Viewer web-part based on content size

How to change the height and width of a Page Viewer web-part based on the size of the content? Regards, Korak
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What is the point of the Error Message Correlation ID in Sharepoint 2010

This might sound noob but it's pretty annoying. Instead of receiving a nice error message, SharePoint 2010 throws you a page saying that there is an error and it gives you a Correlation ID. WTF is a ...
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Vanity URLs or masking mysiteName/sitepages/ to just the URL

All my pages are having the urls www.domain.com/mysiteName/sitepages/Home.aspx www.domain.com/mysiteName/sitepages/1.aspx www.domain.com/mysiteName/sitepages/2.aspx www.domain.com/mysiteName/...
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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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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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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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SP2010 Calendar Event removal via Outlook Email Cancellation

I've enabled incoming email for my SP calendar and have that working just fine. If I create a meeting through outlook, it populates my SP calendar and my Outlook calendar. If I then cancel the ...
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Workflow Error: Coercion Failed: Input cannot be null for this coercion

I have a workflow that is assigning a task based on a lookup value. This workflow runs successfully the first time then fails on subsequent attempts. Here's how the data looks: Look Up Title ...
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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. One ...
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Site Templates vs Copy Site with Manage Content and Structure?

Interesting question just came up from a client: when creating multiple sites from a template, are there any disadvantage to using the "Copy Site" feature via the "Manage Content and Structure" tool? (...
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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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Possible to close a Modal Dialog from code behind?

I am popping up a Custom Application Page using a call to SP.UI.ModalDialog.showModalDialog. Is there a way that I can close the dialog from the code behind after a user clicks a button?
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Workaround for inviting external users to site-level groups in office365

I've got a site collection where each subsite requires their own unique permission groups (Let's call them siteVisitors, siteMembers and siteOwners) Users in the siteMembers and siteVisitors groups ...
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Backup and Restore Social DB (User Profile Service) Sharepoint 2010

Does anyone know the step by step to migrate User Profile Service (Social DB) from one farm to another different (the server name is different)? I need to restore all site collection comments
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Sequential Workflow Delay Activity won't resume

I'm trying build a pause into a Visual Studio Sequential Workflow. I can add steps, then add a delay and it works fine. But any step I insert into the workflow (either before or after the delay) ...
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InfoPath form: How to redirect to the previous page after pressing on the submit button?

I am using SharePoint 2010 Online (Office 365). I have created a form in InfoPath for an external list. You see some fields and a submit button. When I press on the submit button everything is ...
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Visual Studio 2015 errors with Application Pages

I've just upgraded to Visual Studio 2015 and am now getting lots of error messages when modifying any ASPX page or Web Part in a SharePoint 2010 project that uses databinding syntax within a ListView: ...
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Teamimprover org chart for SP2010 not displaying images

We are using the Teamimprover org chart, (third party software) for SharePoint 2010 but it's not displaying the employee images consistently. We have the most basic default configuration using AD as ...
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Show AlertMe link not working in search results webpart

I checked on the "Show AlertMe link" in the settings in webpart properties of the search results webpart, but the status of it getting changed to unchecked when I edit it again. It is not getting ...
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SharePoint 2010 web application migrate Server 2008 to server 2012 R2 Ajax Control toolkit error

Previous Farm : SharePoint 2010,server 2008,SQL 2008 New Farm :SharePoint 2010,server 2012 R2,SQL 2014 Goal : migration web application to new server Steps : create backup whole farm full ...
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Move files into sub-folders in Library in SharePoint 2010

I have been trying to find a way for this one but haven't been able to. It may be right under my nose, so here it goes. We have a Library with couple of folders, sub folders and files. I have been ...
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Exporting discussion board with all the replies

Is there any way to export a discussion board to Excel with all the replies? I've tried clicking on Export to Excel from the ribbon, but what I get isn't what I want as this does not give me the ...
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Sharepoint wysiwyg editor not working in IE

When opening our sharepoint (2010) site and trying to edit an element in Internet Explorer, it just shows the editor toolbar blank. The field itself contains text - as you can see from the second ...
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Hiding Column on a List View with Grouping

I have a list that I need to dynamically hide columns on based on user. Sort of a rudimentary Column Level security type deal. This is being done through Javascript and JQuery to simply not display ...
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Crawling Hidden Fields with PowerShell Created Crawled Properties

I've been trying to add ows__vti_ItemHoldRecordStatus as a crawled property to allow a search of held documents. (It appears to correspond to the hold status of an SPListItem.) I can successfully add ...
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Migrating files from one SharePoint to another

I having issues migrating files over from one SharePoint to another, I have attempted to zip and "7zip" them using the explorer view from one site and then extract them on to the other size I am ...
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SharePoint 2010 Infopath problems in Edge

On one of our SharePoint 2010 websites we display InfoPath Forms through the InfoPath Form Web Part. This works great in most browsers, but we recently found out the forms are not loading in Edge (...
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InfoPath in SharePoint Online giving critical error

We migrated InfoPath from SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint Online through Sharegate. The form loads default values. When I open form it gives me below critical error : The form could not be ...