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Force DispForm to open in current tab (not Dialog)

In SharePoint 2010 , the default is for DispForm, EditForm and NewForm.aspx to open in a dialog. I need to override this but I'm unsure how. How can I open the List Item in the Current Window (as ...
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Anonymous Users subsite

I have a website enabled with ADFS authentication provider . Now i created a subsite and made it anonymous . But when i try to access the website , i am asked for credentials . I have made changes in ...
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SharePoint 2010 - explicit URLs being rewritten

I'm a site owner for a portion of our inward-facing SP site. I inherited a structure that was less than optimal. Most of the content is written up as webparts that were stored in All HTML Data (I'm in ...
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Change Modified Date and User in Versions

We have document libraries in Sharepoint 2010 with incorrect modified dates and users (they were imported from somewhere). I thought, I could correct them with Powershell, but it does not work the way ...
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Will moving documents from a folder to the parent library cause issues with version history?

I'm having to move 1000s of documents from a folder into the parent library, I'm wondering if this would cause any issues with version history, ownership of the documents or the modified by/date, ...
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SharePoint 2010 Rest API filter statement not working

I am trying to filter a rest query but can't seem to get it to work. During my testing, the following statement works (no filter, a alternate way to get the item I wanted): // sort the list desc and ...
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Form Action Button to start a LIST workflow (not a site workflow)

I have a custom Edit form (associated with a list on my sharepoint 2010 website) where I needed to have a button that triggers a workflow. I found that I could add a form action button and set it to ...
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Forcing Web Front Ends (WFEs) to load content locally with SSL Offloading in place

I have come across an unusual issue. We have SSL Offloading and Load Balancing using F5. This all works fine for both external and internal client requests, but now I find I wish to have the WFE's ...
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Sharepoint 2010 SiteMinder integration - illegal characters in query string blocks searches

Our site is using SiteMinder for its security needs. I've learned that one of its "features" is it blocks certain characters in query strings to prevent attacks. Those characters include quote and ...
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Add filter and pagination to CAML query

I'm developing a visual web part for Sharepoint 2010. I would display all documents from a specific DL, but this DL contains more than 7000 items. So I would like to add a pagination (show only 20 ...
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SharePoint performance on slower drives

I'm looking into the option of archiving some existing SP data to a dedicated SP Records Management site. The RM would be configured to use its own DB. The DB would be located on a slower drive. The ...
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“Resource not found ” when page is deployed using a feature

I am running through deployment problem. I have a feature with pages and required dlls. When I deploy the solution it gets successfully deployed. I can see feature (active) in my site. I can see ...
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Invalid URI Error when the EmailTimer job triggered from Sharepoint 2010

We are sending emails from the application under certain conditions. When initially an Exposure is raised through our SharePoint 2010 web application an email will be sent to the customer with URL to ...
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Share webpart for 'Default New Form' Between SP2013 and SP2010

I'm creating a JS application that uses SP Lists as the data source. Users enter the data using the normal SP forms, then that data as retrieved and remixed in the JS application. For reasons I'm ...
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SharePoint Library with misc InfoPath forms (edit in browser)

I have inherited a project and not 100% sure how it was configured to make it work. There are 7 forms in this library. They're not templates for a document library that I'm aware, but when you use ...
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Working with windows explorer view

We've some libraries which are necessary to be burned for our clients. In this library we are working with metadata to sort or filter the documents. If we open the library in windows explorer the ...
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How can I get the storage usage statistics per user

Is there a way (from Central Admin or using PowerShell) to get the storage used by each user I checked Web Analystics and Storage Metrics but found nothing useful For Example: If I have 10 ...
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Removing Sharepoint Ribbon Tab based on permissions

I am currently using the method stated in the MSDN Walkthrough to remove the "Library" tab from the Library Tools contextual tab group and it is working for the site for all users. However, I would ...
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SharePoint 2010, Search documents in document library, filtered by two library fields

BLUF: SharePoint 2010, Search documents in document library, filtered by two library fields. I have a veiw of a document library all formatted the way I want, one filter is specified in the ...
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Sharepoint Webpart with html Table using SPSERVICES

Attached image Has my SharePoint list data and the output which I want to achieve. Can you please help me to create the structure which is in the Image Dynamically Also Next time when I try to ...
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Update InfoPath hidden field based on value of SharePoint list

I have a list in SharePoint that is: ID | Title | Job 1 | Bob | Painter 2 | John | ...
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Sharepoint restful api: json return value is structured differently between simialr scripts

I have some odd behaviour when using REST API to query SharePoint lists. In one example, I have to use data.d.results[0] to get to the data, in another I have to use data.d[0] When I use data.d[0], ...
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Anonymous Page : Single page to be anonymous in SP

I have website setup with IDAM authentication . I have page in subiste which i want to make it anonymous . I set anonymous access to web app in central admin .Then set the permission of the page as ...
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Create a view based on last modified date of a specific field

I got a very odd request and I'm pretty sure the answer is 'no' already, but I thought I'd ask just in case. Would it be possible to create a view that is sorted (maybe grouped as well I don't know) ...
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Why did a “Forms” folder appear in my library? Can I delete it?

I created a library and I noticed a folder titled "Forms" was created as a result. Opening the folder revealed a bunch of links and a word document. Opening these, in turn, showed that the links took ...
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How can I add the option for an end user to save an excel version of a Sharepoint 2010 table?

I tried taking the code from the button called "Save to Excel" in the top bar when editing but I'm trying to figure a way to allow end users on a site to download via a button on the actual page. ...
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Share point visual webpart with ajax modal popup

I am trying to update the text area displayed in the Ajax modal popup. I am updating the Text area with sharepoint list multiline text field. My spservices is wriiting the data correctly. But when i ...
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Moving a worksflow from site to site

I have two SharePoint 2010 environments which are nearly identical (dev/prod). I have a workflow in dev that I need to recreate in prod. How do I upload/transfer/publish the workflow that's in the ...
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Is Claims-based authentication Required for Kerberos and Excel Services?

I'm trying to setup Kerberos for Excel Services + SSAS. SharePoint Web Application pool using Classic Authentication. I was wondering if it's necessary to switch it to claims-based. I've found zero ...
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Authenticate against SharePoint with a custom Windows Desktop app

I have a client who uses SharePoint internally, but allows their external contractors to login via forms authentication. The problem is the contractors are in the field, so their internet is ...
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Mapping Windows Services back to Credential Management

In SharePoint 2010 Server, what service accounts do the following windows services map to in the Credential Management drop down? OSearch14(Windows Service) SPSearch4(Windows Service) I am trying ...
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Web Part Connection doesn't work on XsltListViewWebPart after closing the Edit Form

After we migrated from SharePoint 2010 to 2013, we are facing a weird issue with a web part connection on XsltListViewWebParts. The Scenario We have implemented a web part which displays a combobox, ...
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Continously receiving email false Alerts from Sharepoint 2010 workflow task

We are using SP 2010 SP1. we have created a Approval workflow associated with a task list with due remainders. After some days , we are getting an due remainders through Email stating the task is over ...
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Powershell - Deleting Webparts from pages 'skips' webparts

I am attempting to delete some webparts from various pages in a site collection using Powershell. It seems that 'querying' the webparts on the page pulls the correct number of webparts to delete, but ...
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How to find the size of the largest doc lib

Is there a way to find the document library of which total size (the sum of sizes of its contained documents) is the largest in the farm. I checked Web Analytics --> Inventory --> Storage Usage But ...
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SharePoint 2010 Approval Workflow

I don't have access to OOTB approval workflows as we use SharePoint 2010 Foundation. Does anyone have an example they can share, which shows an list approval workflow in SharePoint Designer, together ...
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Insert webpart control disabled When my custom webpart control is added

I have created a visual web part that has ajax script manager, update panel and timer controls in visual studio 2010. When add this webpart to a Webparts Page it is working okay. But after I add this ...
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MS Office documents won't open

I'm using SharePoint 2010 and MS Office 2013 up until recently I was having no issues with this combination. Starting over the last week all MS Office documents will not open. The MS Office ...
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Sequential Workflow: The file has been modified by SHAREPOINT\system on

I have a squential workflow that takes Account IDs as plain text from a InfoPath input and converts them into a SPUser field. I can't get the the item to update bc an exception is throw on the Update ...
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Is there a way to crawl only a specific lists within one site collection?

We have: - one specific List that needs to be indexed every 10 minutes http://site/lists/Invoices - several archived lists: http://site/lists/archved1, http://site/lists/archved2, etc that ...
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Custom EditForm error

I've created a custom editform.aspx via SP Designer. When i open it i get an error. The Logs doens't help me, beacuse i don't know what the problem is. My search show me some XsltTransformTimeOut ...
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Display Images from sharepoint library in table

The below code displays the images in the image library Horizontally. But i want to display the first 5 images from my array in the table format. I have attached the output below. Can you please help ...
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Error while setting Variable of type String with value of GUID

Using SharePoint Designer 2010 I've made a workflow that contains of a couple of steps: First I'm setting a variable called GUID (type String) to the value of a List item from List1. Secondly, I'm ...
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Can we share the discussions on the community site or on the disucssion board?

I mean is there any sharepoint feature or a setting to share the discussions.
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Drop Down Menu in SharePoint 2010

I currently administer a 2007 site and am looking to replicate environment in this 2010. Only problem is that I'm a novice user of SharePoint. Within the 2007 site, I've sub-sites / pages showing as ...
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SharePoint 2010 Foundation Gantt chart won't display in IE

I created a task list with a Gantt view in SharePoint 2010 Foundation. When I input some data, I was surprised that the Gantt chart itself did not display. While I see the two panes, with the titles ...
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using SharePoint server 2010 I cannot upload png files. I am using IE 11 and Windows 7

I can upload bmp files, not jpg or png. I set png as a file type for search. I set security low for the local intranet and Trusted sites settings. I used the paint program to change the png file to a ...
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REST API Sharepoint 2010 hyperlink column

I am using REST api to get data form a list. The only thing tripping me up is a hyperlink column containing a link to a word document in a library. The data is being returned like so: ...
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Recommended value for List view threshold

As per Microsoft, the recommended value for "List View Threshold" should be 5000 but in my production environment this value has been set to 10,00000. Will there be any performance impact or any ...
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How to add custom group in list setting page?

I want to add one custom action in my custom group. I have done following for that <Elements xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/sharepoint/"> <CustomActionGroup ...