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Use SharePoint web app without user profile service application

I have a requirement to allow users to change their display name, but, due to a somewhat bizarre combination of existing farm configuration and other limitations, I cannot accomplish this by making ...
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Adding Search Bar via CEWP

So here's what I've come up with so far. Now I just need to figure out how to use the enter key as well as the mouse click. <!doctype html> <html lang="en"> <head> <script> ...
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Simultaneous development environment for SP2010 and SP2013 in single OS

I have on my laptop a development environment as win7 with std IIS, SharePoint 2010 Server, SQL 2008 R2 and Visual Studio 2010. I already installed Visual Studio 2012 side by side. But what about ...
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Validation Settings Question

I am attempting to validate a column based on the contents of another column. In this case I have [Incremental Spend] and [Incremental Spending Reason]. If [Incremental Spend] is greater than $1, I ...
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Sharepoint Controls and CssClass

Im building some page layouts in SharePoint Designer 2010. If i do this: <PublishingWebCOntrols:RichImageField FieldName="Image Caption" runat="server" CssClass="imageCaption" /> The ...
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How do you change the approval status back to Pending if an already approved document has been edited?

I have an approval workflow in a document library. It's manually started by the user because they may not want to start it everytime they edit a document. The workflow is as follows: If for UK ...
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Modify XsltListViewWebPart XmlDefinition property not works as expected, filtering

I have got list with subfolders. I would like filter list items in current subfolder using additional caml query. I would like to add filtering functionality by modifing caml query. I try to update ...
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Content Deployment and what happens when deployed files change on the remote server?

A quick and simple question which I can't find a definite answer on: When using Content Deployment to e.g. deploy a subweb from Farm A to Farm B, Farm A is the "Master". What happens the next ...
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Is it safe to remove SharePoint\system SPUser from a custom sharepoint user group?

is it safe to remove SPUser "SharePoint\system" from a custom SharePoint user group? <User ID="1073741823" Sid="S-1-0-0" Name="System Account" LoginName="SHAREPOINT\system" Email="" Notes="" ...
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Getting Null Value with two statements in additional column settings

I am trying to subtract column "Previous Spend" from column "Current Spend" and put the balance in new calculated column named "Incremental Spend". Easy enough right. But if "Previous Spend" is left ...
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Save Conflict error when editing attachment while editing its item

I am getting a Save Conflict error when performing the following steps - Open list item Click edit Open attachment Edit the contents of the attachment Save attachment Save Item Error thrown ...
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MembershipRequestWebPart Registration Error

I've been setting up a local dev environment from a production SharePoint 2010 site and have got everything working except for the registration. I've installed ...
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I have a Sharepoint site and I want to create a Q&A section, not FAQ, how can I do this? [duplicate]

I'm profficeient in html so that's not a problem if it invovles some coding. I've seen others use a custom list for FAQ but that isn't the type of thing I want to create. Any suggestions would be ...
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How to create WSP Package of a SharePoint 2010 site without VS 2010 (with SP Designer)?

I am having a site with publishing feature enabled. So "Save site as a template" feature is not available for me. Since I don't have control over the SP server farm, I am not sure about how I can ...
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What is the difference? (Checked out files)

I am in the process of writing a powershell script to work with checked out files and I stumpled on this article: Find All Checked Out Files My question is what is the difference between the two ...
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Adding the other fields in addtional to lookup field in CAML

I have a custom field definition in VS2010 that contains a lookup field (Title). All is well and I can use the Title ref to add items in the SharePoint list UI. in the instance UI, I can also check ...
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Member Variable / public property null on postback

I have a sandboxed visual web part (created in VS2012) when I initially load my web part and its child controls I set myProperty to a value retrieved from the database. When I fill out the relevant ...
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Sharepoint site stopped working. Database “needs upgrading”. Upgrade fails

One of my Sharepoint 2010 Site Collections has stopped functioning this morning and presents the following in the browser. Server error: http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink?LinkID=177673 When I look ...
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Sharepoint 2010 search not showing folders in results

I am stumped by this pretty unusual problem. One user cannot see folders as results when searching. Only files within the folder are shown. Only one user has this problem. Many other users with the ...
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Are there any problems with enabling Publishing Features on a Team Site?

I have a team site that we created for our department to use. It has a custom master page that we built. I want every subsite to use that same master page. I found that when I enable Publishing ...
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Allow XML file for Navigation to be shared across all sites

I created a datasource that points to an XML file at the top level Sharepoint site. I then associated a treeview in a masterpage with the new datasource. It works fine on the home page but not on ...
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Search Scope returning aspx pages

I have 40 document libraries. I dont want to add exclusion for each document library to exclude "http://pop.abc.com/sc/doclib1/Forms". I tried adding fileextension = aspx exclude and that does not ...
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Permissions changes repeatedly and randomly revoked

Until recently all users had access to some surveys in one of my sites. Suddenly their rights were revoked. I assumed someone had removed them accidentally (an issue for another time), so I added them ...
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SP2010 Custom action runs sandboxed but not as farm solution

Short version: Which changes need to be made to convert a custom workflow action, developed in VS2010, from a Sandbox to a Farm solution. Assume it is a placeholder with no logic added yet. Long ...
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SharePoint 2010 User Profile Service Application Error

I got a strange problem with Sharepoint 2010 User Profile Synchronization Service (UPS). I have User Profile Service Application(UPA) and User Profile Service is started. Two FIM Service is stopped ...
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How to deploy SharePoint 2010 Sandbox solution on SharePoint 2013 Office 365

I have developed a SharePoint 2010 Sandbox solution in Visual Studio 2012 which has been deployed on Office 365 SP2010. The solution contains custom lists, visual web parts and workflow activities. I ...
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How to keep track of the content in the word document edited and changed by people in the team (apart from versioning)?

Apart from SharePoint versioning, how can we keep track of the content edited by the team members? Will the editors name available in the review (audit) section as a comment? Or how can we display who ...
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Setup sharepoint to stream videos (10gig worth) for intranet and external access

I need to offer our teachers the ability to view avi's/wmv's relevant to their department and wondered if I could setup a media server to do this. Then I wanted to create a list or something to point ...
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How to get user first name in Sharepoint Designer 2010 workflow?

I would like to get access to the current user first name, so be able to insert into an email. I have found that [%Workflow Context:Current User%] will insert the full name of the logged in user ...
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Get document properties.Keys value

I'm iterating all lists in a site collection trying to get all metadata, their values and eventually count them. I'm not so far yet, but I'm stuck in getting the values from a documents (file) ...
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How would I take a date field and subtract 30 days to show the month prior to the original date

I have records that are modified each month. The site is used to display the previous month's information. However, to make sure that the information is correct, I want to use the date the ...
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Check for empty date in SPD Workflow

Question How can I check for an empty date condition in a SharePoint Designer Workflow? Background I have a list called "Project" with multiple date fields. I have a calendar called "Project ...
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InfoPath form published into a Content Type Hub doesn't load in web browser in consuming libraries

We are deploying several content types to an organisation via the Content Type Hub functionality of the Managed Metadata Service in SharePoint 2010. Our main focus at the moment is Project Server and ...
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Calculated columns supporting all column types

I would like to develop a column which will allow the end user to do the calculations based on values of other columns of the same item (SharePoint 2010). I need it to work also with people, look up ...
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“Group by” with XSLT in Search Core Results web part

I have a bit of difficulty making it possible to group by the results in search core results webpart. I have a default xslt of that webpart and from there i would like to group the results by the ...
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2 custom list view web part on same page

I was customizing list view web parts to meet our reqs. What I did was: Instantiate ListViewWebPart in another web part Set web (reflection), webid and list id add ListViewWebPart to Controls ...
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enable ajax on listview web part added in feature upgrade

is there an option how to enable ajax functionality in listview web part type added by code? Iam facing problem where we added 2 list view web parts on the page and they behave really strange. I read ...
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Limiting a view based on authentication

I am attempting to solve/plan a strategy for a business using SharePoint 2010. They have data from multiple external databases. I would like to display this data in a report based on the current ...
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Installing SharePoint February 2013 CUs

I have 1 App and 2 WFEs. Is it okay to install the CU on all the server at the same time or they need to be install in a order. Once install is completed on all servers then I will run the PSConfig. ...
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Phonetic Search in normal search

Is it possible to have phonetic search in the normal search and not only in the peoplesearch? I read that in SP2010 the KQL does not support phonetic search in Non-People-Searches. What about SP2013 ...
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XSLT of tasks webpart in 2013 / 2010

I'm curious and maybe someone could help me to get the XSLT of the My Tasks webpart in SharePoint 2010 and 2013, i tried to find it out, but i cannot find it anywhere. SP 2013 I don't have, but if ...
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Multiple fields to same list in join (CAML)

Current situation: ============= In my example, I've got 2 custom lists: Accounts Addresses In the "Accounts"-list I've created 2 lookup columns to the "Addresses"-list Address1 Address2 When ...
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Programmatically add new fetched properties to webpart

I have a webpart which I extend and i would like to programmatically add extra fetched properties to those that already exist, but I cannot succeed in that, maybe you could be of help to me. So here ...
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individual wsp for each webpart

I am using Visual Studio 2010 and all my project related Visual Webparts are inside that solution and I am doing all this on UAT environment. Now I want to know how can I can build separate WSP file ...
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Sharepoint 2010 - SMTP - How to configure outgoing email for SMTP server outside SP farm?

I'm having a bit problem when configuring outgoing email for our SP 2010. We already have an exchange email server outside the newly build SP 2010 farm. How to configure the outgoing SMTP email for ...
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Users gets intermittent access denied?

I have users in domain groups, which we set permission on. Some users get access denied to certain content some of the time, but not all of the time. It's very hard to search for errors in this case. ...
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How to fix the access issue with Timer JobDefinition Page - SP2010?

I am unable to access the Timer Job Definition Page in Central Admin and getting error given below, if anyone can tell me how to fix this issue please, The configuration database was queried for a ...
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Hide some fields from EditForm

I have some troubles with EditForm in Sharepoint. In SPD 2010 i have created External Type and defined CRUD method for him. I want to show in Disp form all item fields, but in Create and Edit form ...
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Workflows Always Remain In Progress

I have a custom workflow that was created in VS. This workflow runs like it should about 50% of the time. I am researching/debugging to make it run right 100% of the time and I noticed in Site ...
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Best/Simplest Way to Implement Custom Button on List/Library?

I've removed most of the default elements with the following: <style type="text/css"> #s4-ribbonrow, .ms-cui-topBar2, .s4-notdlg, .s4-pr s4-ribbonrowhidetitle, .s4-notdlg noindex, ...