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Very slow response for using 2010 list services on large list

I have two very large lists on my 2010 site. One is about 2.3 million records, one is over ten. they're the same layout - the larger is a historic archive of the first. I can run ListData queries on ...
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Exception: Microsoft.Data.SqlRemoteBlobs.BlobStore Exception

In SharePoint 2010 I get this error from RBS. This error is shown in event viewer. I could not find any questions around about this error. This error is shown very ofthen. Too often I would say. ...
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Setting ContentEditorWebPart ContentLink property to absolute path

To avoid adding some static HTML to my custom masterpage, and allow the end-user to easily change it by just changing an HTML file instead of the masterpage, I'm trying to embed a static ...
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Create list of document libraries (duplicate Quick Launch/Libraries)

Instead of displaying the Quick Launch "Libraries", I want to display links to the library pages in a list/webpart within the main content section of the page. That way I can include a button/workflow ...
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I got this error using ado.net data services “An error occurred while processing this request.”

Any idea? protected void Button1_Click(object sender, EventArgs e) { PortalCoporativoDataContext msdc = new PortalCoporativoDataContext(new Uri("http://win-j8t24f4b519/MySite/_vti_bin/listdata.svc")...
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Disk space usage of file versions

Let's say I have checked in a 10 MB file to a document library. Now I change a single byte in the file and check in again. How much disk space does the file use in the content database? ~20 MB or ...
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File not displaying in library's all items view

I have a document library in SharePoint 2010 Foundation. When I have uploaded a file into a document library from the browser, it is showing a message "uploaded successfully" but it is not showing in ...
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How to set the value of a people group field using JavaScript in the Newform.aspx

I need to set the value of my people/group field with current user on page load. I tried many different things, but nothing worked. Let me know how to do this in SharePoint 2010.
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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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How do you collect signatures on a PDF that's uploaded on a workflow?

Here's some basic information in order to help you ascertain an answer for me: I work for the government (Department of the Navy). a. This severely limits the ability for manipulation. I am not ...
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Ad-rotator Asp.Net Control on my 2010 master page does not work on child pages

I have a SharePoint 2010 site I'm setting up where I want to have an AdRotator on every page, so I added the control to my master page in SharePoint Designer. However when I look at my site, all the ...
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Fast Search - Managed Metadata field stores whole hierarchy of terms

On a list I have a field that links to the term store (managed metadata service application). Users can select multiple terms that are organized in a hierarchy. TermSet Parent 1 Child 1 1 ...
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User Profile Manager and its Enum does not give me the same count

Today, I have encountered another issue with SharePoint 2010. I have a powershell script that can pull the user profile details from the User Profile store, having used UserProfileManager to get the ...
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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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Workflow updating a multiple value lookup column

I have a couple of task lists for a project. One list is the list of main projects, the second is a list of tasks under each main project. The main projects has a lookup column that allows multiple ...
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XSLT template conditional statement on lookup fields - Optimization help

I have a block of xslt that examines if the current node and performs some calculations using different lookup fields if a certain field matches a certain text string. It works as expected and is ...
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CSOM request sometimes works, sometimes fails

I try to modify the value of some fields in a list with CSOM on a button click. Here is the script I call in the html: $("#palettebutton").click(function(){ getItemsToBeUpdated(); }); ...
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content db size issue

I migrated two site collections sequentially using a 3rd party tool from SP 2010 to SP 2013. The fist site collection was almost 200 plus gb on source and became 80 GB on destination (thanks to ...
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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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SharePoint 2010 Site Edit History

I am working on a site and after returning from the weekend I noticed that a lot of changes were made. I am wondering is there a way to view the edit history of the site? I.e. is there a way to see ...
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SharePoint 2013 error with external list connecting to LobSystem

I created the ECT with a Custom Impersonated ID so it is connecting to the SQL Database with a specific ID and PW for the SQL DB not through windows Authentication. I created the External list ...
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Alert assigned user when predecessors completed

I have an out of the box SharePoint 2010 Tasks List setup using predecessors (a lookup column back to same task list, allows multiple selections) and I have a requirement to send an email alert to the ...
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SP 2010 Security Trim a Control for Permission Group

I am working in Sharepoint 2010, I have a button in a content editor webpart on a page. I have set up two groups each with custom permission levels. Is it possible to security trim the webpart so that ...
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Suggested way to deploy Moss 2007 custom solutions in SharePoint 2010

I am working on Moss 2007 to SharePoint 2010 Migration. We have a custom master page deployed as feature. We are using database attach-detach method for migration. 1. How do I deploy custom solutions ...
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Is there a URL that will allow users to open a survey (in it's own dialog box) without having to click the “Respond to Survey” button?

I know that right clicking in the survey itself and selecting "Properties" provides the URL for the survey, but this opens the survey as a page. I'd like the URL to open the survey in its own dialogue ...
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Deleting a Term from TermStore removes the entire second level navigation

We are supporting an intranet site where the second level navigation of the site comes from term store.The problem we are facing is that whenever we are deleting a term(corresponding to second level ...
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SP 2010: How to display a lookup field as a projected field?

I have these setup: 1- Customer List: List of my valid customers. Among the columns, I have these: (a) Title (b) Short Name 2- Project List: Projects that I manage. Here's one of the important ...
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InfoPath using ListData.svc/somelist?$filter xxx return 500 Internal Server error

In my Case, In the InfoPath form ,the user click a button to get the data collection from listdata.svc. When I try connect http://testingsite/_vti_bin/listdata.svc . It works When I try connect ...
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How to install SharePoint 2010 on Windows 10 Pro

I am using SharePoint 2010 on Windows 7. Can anyone please help me to know if we can install SharePoint 2010 on Windows 10 Pro? Any help would be appreciated.
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How can I get a reference to a specifc SPWeb object in a custom timer job?

I have a custom timer job that imports data from an external source into a specific list on a specific Web in my SharePoint 2010 installation. That is the job is only relevant to one list on one web. ...
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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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List access request email of users in SharePoint 2010 site

In SharePoint 2013 there is a url to view pending requests but I can't find the same in 2010. Is there a way I can find out the emails as I would like to remove them?Especially people that have left ...
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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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Moving items between lists destroys Infopath form

Situation (SP 2010, InfoPath Designer 2010): ListBlue has a form customized with InfoPath, distinct blue background create a template from ListBlue create new ListRed from that template add more ...
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How to exact substring from string using index value in SharePoint 2010 workflow

How to create workflow where two substring can be exacted from one and can be saved in two different column of the list. I have title like arrow_black, I want to exact arrow and black from this title. ...
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How can I get the “URL name” of a URL string?

I am creating an InfoPath Form that will be used as a content type. A field will need to be auto populated but in order to this I will need to retrieve the "URL Name" so that I can use it to look-up ...
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Force checkout not working with Edit (link to edit item) column in SP2010

Could someone be so kind as to check the following in their 2010 environments. Create a doc library Turn on force check-out Turn on versioning. Add the "Edit (link to edit item)" column to the ...
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Programatically how to avoid _login\default.aspx when multiple TIPS are added to the web application in SharePoint 2010?

I have a requirement as follows. On a single web application extranet zone, multiple tips are installed using Site Minder. Here is my question, when i try to access a site, site minder login page ...
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Login prompt for SharePoint Home page for one of the language

I have a front end server where I am getting login prompt when I access the home page. The weird thing in my SharePoint 2010 site is that it is configured with two languages like English and German, ...
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Anonymous Users cannot open XLSX/PPTX files from a SharePoint 2010 document library

Scenario :- Environment :- SharePoint 2010 we have a Site Collection and sub-site which has complete Anonymous Access and all the Document Libraries under the sub-site are given View Items ...
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Custom site definition for site containing subsites

I am building a MOSS2010 app. I want to make a custom site definition, which, in itself, will have sites (So it'll be like a site collection which I really want). I want to do this preferably via C# ...
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Custom 404 page won't allow additional edits

I was able to follow these directions to implement a custom 404 page in SharePoint 2010. I wanted to make additional formatting changes to the custom page after implementation. including fixing a ...
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Site creation can't continue because of a configuration issue with the parent site

I'm having problems to make my site creation work. I followed the guide at this blog, everything is setup as what described. If I go to personal site, i.e. http://my_host.com:80/my/myinc_sp_test, I ...
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EnableAssignToEmail On Change Event Not Sending Email to Assigned To

I have a Task List and the EnableAssignedToEmail property was originally False. I used powershell to set this to True. I checked List Settings -> Advanced Settings previous to scripting the change ...
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Keeping VM images consistent across development team

In trying to keep VM images consistent across our development team we need to ensure that SharePoint groups/users/permissions/audiences etc stay in sync as part of our CI process. Can anyone suggest ...
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Sudden loss of access to `/_vti_bin/ListData.svc`

Between yesterday and today, all my requests to the "ListData.svc" API thingy have gone broken. Every request results as an Error 500, and asks me to check the server logs (to which I do not have ...
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Provisioning did not succeed: Publishing Template

I have a rather strange scenario. I upgraded from SharePoint 2007 to SharePoint 2010 and assumed my permissions will pull through correct, note that I am on AD, which didn't quite work the way I ...
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SharePoint 2010 Open with Explorer issue

I have a customer that is having troubles with their SharePoint "Open with Explorer" feature within document libraries. The error we're seeing is "Your client does not support opening this list with ...
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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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SharePoint Foundation [Unable to process the request in Excel Web App]

I am encountering below error msg whenever I try to open excel file (.xls, .xlsx) in SharePoint Foundation 2010 portal. Other Office files such as word, ppt opens correctly without any error but ...