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Sharepoint 2010 Workflow send email after list item creation

I'm creating a custom workflow for my team in SharePoint 2010. When someone edits a list item and sets a value to "New" then a new item is created a different list. I would like to email the user and ...
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Stoping our Test SQL server generate errors on ours production Sharepoint Server

We have a SharePoint 2010 production server (A) linked to a SQL server production server (B). We also have a SharePoint 2010 test server (X) linked to a SQL server Test server (Y). When we stop the ...
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Showing error of 'PreSaveItem is not defined' when trying to save item in any list on restored site

We took a backup of production site and restored it on our development server. The site has been developed on OOB or SharePoint Designer with no custom development on it. The restoration process went ...
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How to filter webpart for multiple values

I've added a list webpart (using UI) to a webpage and also added a Choice Filter Webpart. It appears I can only filter the list using a single value, i.e. multi-values are not supported. Is there any ...
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is it possible to bring in sharepoint image picker in html

I am having a content editor webpart which references to a html file I have input box for entering the path of the image. It will be saved in webpart properties. Now is it possible to bring in ...
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Error in creating external content type list

When I want to create a SharePoint list from external content type on a client machine and when I click on "Select External Content Type", I am getting following error. The error does not happen, when ...
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Calculated column with Version data not refreshing, trying to export to Excel

I have a document library that I am exporting to Excel, and I am trying to output the Version number on the export sheet. The Version column is not available for export in Sharepoint 2010+ (we were ...
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Using Visual Studio, how can I reference a SharePoint 2010 site collection outside of the development machine?

I am creating a custom web service which needs to reference a specific site collection on our SharePoint 2010 farm. The web service is on a development machine not part of the farm (although ...
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SPServices JQuery Library not working in SP 2013 Online

I am trying to replicate a solution for managing users in SharePoint groups using the SPServices JQuery library. I am following this example: ...
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How to get document item ID of a Document Library given Item Path - using c#?

I can't figure out how to get the item ID of a document library from the crawled or managed properties. So I decided to get it using the item Path which return the document Url allowing to download ...
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Is it a hindrance to have a workflow wait for a long period of time?

I have a request for notifications to be sent out 6 months, 3 months, and 1 month before an event occurs on a SharePoint calendar. I was looking into this issue and every one seems to be saying to ...
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How to get list items ID using sharepoint 2010 search?

I need the item ID to display a row result in the corresponding dispForm. However their is no results for my search because SharePoint don't seems to find a column named "ows_id" for my list. Of ...
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make lookup option only available if status not completed

I'm creating a way to tag documents against projects, so I've created a list for the projects and numerous libraries that access the list as a lookup for tagging purpose. The list also has a status ...
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SharePoint 2010: Custom Search page not returning expected results for some users

Our site collection has two distinct search pages: A) http://mysite/search/results.aspx B) http://mysite/search/sitepages/reports.aspx Search "A" is the standard search functionality that was ...
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How can I prevent dynamic-children flyout menu elements' “shadow” from appearing?

I am working on theming a Sharepoint 2010 site. In IE, the simple menu flyouts are rendering in a very glitchy manner. There is a white colored box that acts like a drop shadow. When you scroll the ...
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How to open the DispForm for a search result item?

I want to display the DispForm for a search results. My results are formated in a SPGridView and I want them to be clickable. When users click on the link, the dispForm should open. Any ideas ?
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lookup displaying (None)

I have a library with a lookup column, when I add a document a edit form is presented and the lookup is available however the first item in the lookup is (none). If I then try to make this a required ...
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CQWP filter for empty column

Im using a CQWP and need to display all items that have a column that is empty. The column is a lookup but I've tried a normal (single line of text) column but cqwp shows no filtering for null or ...
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How to make a SharePoint:FormField required in custom NewForm?

I'm looking for a simple way to make a SharePoint:FormField required. I want to do it using C# or SharePoint options but not using JQuery or Javascript because I already know how to do it with JS an ...
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how to export to Excel from a webpart

I am using Sharepoint Server 2010, and need to use OOTB features only. I have created a page with a web part on it, using a view from my list. The webpart works on parameters entered on the page. When ...
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(How) can I reference a theme color in my inline CSS?

I'm planning to use the "Preview Pane" list view style to create a much easier-to-maintain version of a carousel that's currently built in code. I've created a list with just a Title column and a ...
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Disable validation for BaseFieldControl until save button is clicked

I have webpart with webpart user control and webpart config control. The problem is that the when I save options in config control, field validation in user control validates fields (BaseFieldControl) ...
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Removing automatically generated file links from SharePoint 2010

I am trying to prevent a page in SharePoint 2010 (specifically a list view page) from automatically generating links from UNC file paths that are entered in a field. This is entered into the field... ...
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SharePoint 2010 - disable SSLv3 and TLS 1.0

I'm tasked to figure out how to disable SSLv3 and TLS 1.0 on SharePoint 2010 farm. After some reading, I came to the following conclusions: It is safe to disable SSLv3 on SharePoint servers, It is ...
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Document View Permissions

Can I assign custom document views to groups and not have them see other documents in the library? I have created the views but can't figure out how to give permissions to them.
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Fix URL of Secondly Created List

I created a list called Tickets and then renamed it to Tickets Old. Then I created a new list called Tickets. Now the url has http://my.portal.com/tickets1 How can I fix that without deleting the ...
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Change default location of File Attachments [duplicate]

When my users attach a file to an Announcements List, the default location is Site Assets, which means nobody will ever find it if they browse the site. How can I change the default location to ...
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List do not inherit fields from content type

I have an issue when I create a content type, and it properly is created on the site but is not working at all on list. I used Sharepoint Manager 2010 to watch web internals and here I am. Here is ...
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MTPHow to Configure Outgoing Email with External SMTP Server

My Sharepoint Server is configured to use a local SMTP Server (the server's own IIS 6.0 SMTP virtual server). The problem with this is that the message headers of these emails don't receive the ...
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web analytics AggregationContext as Object reference not set to an instance of an object

I'm trying to get (programmatically) the same Web analytics report of "Report Web Analytics site" in site Settings. But When the code hit AggregationContext aggregationContext = ...
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Trouble updating rows of data in an External Content Type using Javascript

I've tried a few different ways of doing this, including querying the External Content Type and then updating the current item. However as far as I ever get is an undefined variable error. This is my ...
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Check if user is granted permission explicit or through AD-group

I am trying to write custom code that will show extra content on a page for specific users. The users that should see the extra content should be those that are not given permission through a ...
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caml query for filtered lookup column

My project uses the 2010 version of the Sharepoint Filtered Lookup Field, which has the option to filter a column using a caml query. So I have three lists: Categories, SubCategories and MainList. ...
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Using calculated field to fill an email recipient, subject and body?

I am using calculating field to fill an email field and it does work perfectly for the "recipient" field. <Field ID="{BE6CFDC4-07CF-4175-98E7-E82259A41B5F}" Name="myfieldInternalName" ...
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How to make the a custom search the default search in SharePoint 2010

I have created a custom, site-wide, search scope in SharePoint 2010 (and its associated tab for displaying on the search page). What I would like is to make my custom search the default search for the ...
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Get a list Id using javascript?

I'm trying to trigger the NewForm.aspx of a list by clicking on a link. I would like to known how to get a list ID using JavaScript (Or jQuery)? (SP2010) I've already tried : var context = new ...
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Install SharePoint 2010 on Windows server 2012 OS

How to install SharePoint 2010 on the Windows server 2012 OS. Is this possible ? Any step-by-step information provided by MS?
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Why won't StratusForms Submit an Update

My project is running an update batch Command via SPServices and I am getting error 0x80020005 in return, but I can't seem to figure out what field or value is throwing the error, so I'm hoping ...
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how to get a list's add new item URL with JSOM?

I'm trying to figure out how I can get a list's add new item URL using JSOM in SharePoint 2010. This is what I have so far to get if the current user has edit access on the list. ...
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How to fix a broken List View Threshold

I've read a lot on this site about how to avoid excessive list view thresholds (LVT), but I've got a situation where a SharePoint 2010 client has already exceeded their LVT, so I am unable to create ...
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Is it possible to install Visual Studio 2010 on a Windows Server 2012 R2 environment for SharePoint 2010 development?

I was wondering if it is possible to install Visual Studio 2010 on a Windows Server 2012 R2 (development) environment for SharePoint 2010 development? Do I need to install Visual Studio 2010 Service ...
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How to get navigation to open up diffenent pages using a single iframe on the same page sp2010

I am using a web part page that has 2 iframes on it, one iframe has a tree view asp navigation and the other I want to use to display the results when somebody clicks on a navigation link. Currently ...
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How to remove an orphan site collection in the SharePoint (2010) config DB?

An error occurred when trying to create a site collection with my PowerShell script and now I'm unable to delete this site collection in order to try again. It appears that I've got an orphaned site ...
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SharePoint 2010 SP2 Install

We are installing SP2 on our farm. Can we set the content databases to read only during this process?
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get the list of values for a particular managed property

I have a managed property created. When I use the default SharePoint search, it creates a KQL query that looks something like below ...
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SharePoint 2010 Search Query is overlooking some results

On one form library, I can filter by a custom First Name field and I get 4 results for one of the names. I created a managed property for the First Name field and search for the same name, and only 3 ...
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SharePoint 2010 web service to get list items AND list details like GUID

Right now I make a SOAP call to the /_vti_bin/Lists.asmx?op=GetListItems to get list items for a list. I'm wondering if there are any services that I can use to get list items (like this one) AND the ...
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Clean old SP users

I look for synchronize my SP users regarding to the AD users. I thought that I remove a user in AD, it would be removed from SP but not at all! How can I remove all users in SharePoint deleted in ...
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How can I find the link to the new item form for multiple new items?

I have multiple content types in one list, 3 to be exact. This allows us to have 3 different forms for one list. I would like to link text directly to the form for each of these items. I know to ...
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Track users added/removed from a sharepoint group

How to track users created and users deleted from a sharepoint group ? I want to generate a report on daily basis of how many users were created and deleted.