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Sharepoint 2010 on a Sharepoint 2013 farm? Beneficial?

Here is an article that shows how to present SharePoint 2010 on a SharePoint 2013 farm: http://nikpatel.net/2012/10/13/understanding-sharepoint-2010-experience-in-sharepoint-2013/ If I do the process ...
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Display multiple images with links as a web part

I am running Sharepoint 2010 and i want to add a web part on the homepage with small thumbnail images with links to external websites. I want the images to display in a grid 4x4
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How does sharepoint place users into the “browse” function for the people picker

I have noticed that after a clean install of SharePoint 2010 Foundation the people picker's "browse" function search does not find any of the local users on the server that Foundation was installed ...
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Check box in gridview should update the splistitem check box

I am a newbie in visual studio. I have a Sharepoint list which contains the following fields group name, user, section and active(which is a check box) . I have a grid view visual web part which will ...
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How to toggle feature visibility by dependency

How can I hide a Web-scoped feature until a specific Site-scoped feature has been activated?
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How to add a calculated column which shows the modified date/time of an attachment?

I have a list where each item has an attachment (or in some cases 2 attachments). I would like to add a "Last modified" column in a view which shows the date/time of the last attachment modification. ...
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SharePoint 2010 Markup Styles menu bug in Internet Explorer

Hoping someone can help with this. We have come across a bug in the Markup Styles menu in page edit mode in SharePoint 2010, however it seems only to be an issue in certain Internet Explorer versions. ...
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When do we need an IISreset after deployment?

Is there any good articles out there to explain when we need to do an IISreset after deployment? We are using SharePoint as an internet facing site, and try to not do an IISreset if it is not ...
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Create multiple inheritances of Site Content Type in a single List

I created a custom List (say My Custom List). In List Settings > Advanced Settings I have enabled the option of Allow management of content types?. Also I have created a custom Content Type (say ...
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UnitTest for SharePoint.EventListener with TaxonomyField

Recently, I tried to write a unit test for my new SharePoint project. The Project contains EventListener which checks a TaxonomyField in a special list, and fill it, if field is empty. Code looks ...
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Orphan Site Reported After Running Test-SPContentDatabase

I'm upgrading from 2010 to 2013 and when I ran the Test-SPContentDatabase (on destination WFE server pointing at original content DB) command I got the following error relating to an orphan site: ...
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Query String Webpart Timeout

I added a Query String (url) Filter Webpart to my page. It added quickly. But when I try to configure it, it seems to spin forever. It finds the parameter I want to filter on, and when I click done ...
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Calculated Column - # of Unique Values Within Column

I have a time off calendar. What I would like for a column to do is count and update the number of unique values for that day. Here is an example: Day Off ||||| # of Values 12/1/13 ...
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User unable to append or view items in custom list

A person had been provided with due access and still unable to view/append the data to a custom list in Share Point Server 2010. Kindly advise if any inputs.
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Is it possible to have offline access in SharePoint 2010?

Can it be possible to have access to content in SharePoint 2010 when an internet connection is not available, i.e. offline access which will be based on permissions?
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Specify to which mysites search center links to

On an SP2010 farm, I've got two mysites. One has its own webapp, let's call it MySites1, and another one, MySites2 resides in the same webapp where the enterprise search center is. The User Profile ...
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'Url' for SharePoint item in SocialDataService.GetTags(url)

I am calling the 'SocialDataService.GetTags' web service method to try and obtain the Tags for a specific SharePoint item in a list or for a SharePoint document in a Document library. For the ...
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Missing “Deploy”-Button Visual Studio 2012

Yesterday I have installed Visual Studio 2012 Premium on my SharePoint 2013 Development Machine. I also installed the Office Developer Tools to get the SP2013 Project templates. Opening my SP 2010 ...
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How to link between two documents uploaded in doc library

I have a task where I have been given two documents(in word/.doc format). I need to create multiple links inside doc1 and clicking those should navigate to the respective sections in doc2. Both will ...
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Search in selected managed properties

I need to search my query only in specific managed properties. Currently I am having results which do not contain the query to be search. How can I restrict so that search is done only in a b c ...
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Call WCF from CoreResults Webpart

I am looking to call a WCF service from CoreResults WebPart before the actual Query occurs We plan on supplementing the Query with information retrieved from the WCF service Is this possible ...
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Powershell and accessing Audiences

I'm trying to build a fully functioning powershell script that will merge user accounts, loop through all the site collections and delete the 2 user accounts, then execute audience compilation. I've ...
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Upgrading PowerShell to 3.0 [closed]

I've just installed PowerShell 3.0 (KB2506143 - Windows Management Framework 3.0) on my SharePoint 2010 Web server (Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1). When I checked version with PowerShell using ...
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ProcessBatchData error

I am trying to run a batch process to insert items into a list. I am running into an error "Cannot complete action. Please try again." which I believe means that there is something wrong with my batch ...
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Add basic text below Calendar without using Content Editor Web Part in SharePoint 2010

I'm trying to add a basic link below my Calendar page without using any web parts. I noticed that when adding another web part to the Calendar page, the view dropdown in the browse tab ribbon UI ...
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Installing a WSP does not update my custom master page

I have a SharePoint 2010 solution that I develop in Visual Studio 2012. I have a custom master page that I made some changes to. When I publish the .WSP and deploy to my stage environment the changes ...
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SharePoint 2010 Top Link Inheritence and Permissions

We have an issue in SharePoint (Enterprise) 2010 with our Top Link NavBar inheritance and permissions across sub-sites. Current Configuration We have a root site collection: RSC1. Under the root ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Master Page without Designer

I'm updating a site that has designer disabled, but I need to make changes to the master page. I would prefer to upload a new master page and apply that. I can upload it, but I can't find an option in ...
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SharePoint 2010 Foundation with Search Server Express 2010 VS SharePoint 2013 Foundation

I am wondering if I install SharePoint Foundation 2010 with Search Server Express 2010, will I have a product as good as SharePoint Foundation 2013's search features? I am looking to make my ...
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Sharepoint Timer Job : Cental admin or feature activated event?

I have a Sharepoint Timer job and have scheduled it on hourly basis in my feature activated event. I deploy the code , feature is activated and timer job is set . Code Snippet : SPHourlySchedule ...
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Sharepoint: List with n items, but view set to “all” shows <n?

Encountered an odd one here: A list contains n items (roughly 3000), yet a view on said list that is set to show all items with no filter, will only display about 2980. Any thoughts? This isn't ...
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Hidding sections in wiki

I have some long articles in a sharepoint wiki and would like to hide certain sections until the user clicks on the headline to open the section them. How can this be done?
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SPListItemCollection slow

I have a list with over 150k records. I'm doing a filter to get only 1 record via CAML, only sort by a particular column, and this is it takes at least 15 seconds for me to have this return, which is ...
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How to get value of multiple list filter webparts

Related to the previous post about accessing a List Filter Web Part value How to get value of List Filter web part in Javascript? How do I get access to the value of multiple list filter web part ...
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IE Open or Save dialog appears instead of Read/Edit SP dialog

This issue appears to only be affecting one user on a network. We have Sharepoint 2010, and the user in question is connecting to the office network on a laptop via ethernet. Her system is running ...
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Additional page head delegates with 2 scripts

I have a question regarding the additional page head delegate control. Basically this delegate controls helps to register some scripts in my case. But i have 2 different additional page head delegate ...
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How to get count of list items in SharePoint 2010 if count is more than List View Threshold value?

I have more than 10000 items in my list. I have default List View Threshold value as 5000.I want to get the count of items programmatically. How can I get the count? I think here ...
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Error in calling SystemUpdate

I have the following PowerShell script which will update the TemplateUrl field for all forms in a form library. $newTemplateUrl = "http://SPSERVER/FormServerTemplates/NewFormTemplate.xsn" $web = ...
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Read data from external database and display it in webpart [closed]

I need to create a sharepoint 2010 webpart and I have get particular records from a external database table and display it in the webpart. How to do it?
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Find out if a item was approved

is it possible to find out if a item was "approved" in the past although the item state is now "pending"? I tried this caml query, but it does not work: <Where><IsNotNull><FieldRef ...
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How do I keep particular announcements at the top of the list?

I have a pretty basic sharepoint 2010 foundations site that I'm trying to figure out how to keep two particular announcements on top without having to "re-edit" them. I've looked in the list settings ...
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xsl:import and xsl:include do not show changes from the xsl file in custom display forms

I have been struggling to edit all my custom display forms and view forms to render using external xsl files. So far I found out that normal ways cited around the internet do not work very smoothly ...
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Change UrlZone of KeywordQuery

I'm trying to perform searches programmatically for the backend of a web part, but all the results are from the default zone. I want them to come from the same zone as the SPSite object I'm using as a ...
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When is SPHttpApplication class created and destroyed/disposed?

I would like to know when exactly is the SPHttpApplication class created and when destroyed/disposed. Does it last for the whole user session or only for a single request?
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Sharepoint 2010 administrator with no administrator rights

I am new to SharePoint, I am using SharePoint 2010 and few weeks ago something went wrong. I have virtual machine with SharePoint on it and the active directory of our company connected to it so all ...
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Custom Web Part property is applied to all web parts when configured

I am facing an issue with SharePoint 2010 Web part Properties. I have created a Custom Web Part Property with Boolean type. Now I am adding this web part to 3 different pages when I set this ...
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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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Error editing Read-Only word files after clicking Edit document

When I click a link to a Word file in SharePoint Document Library, it asked if I want to open it. If the file is checked out, I can edit the document. If the file is not checked out, it will open in ...
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How do I modify the elements.xml for the default.aspx page using powershell or C#?

On SharePoint 2010, I have a site template solution created by saving a site as a template. Recently I modified the template in Visual Studio - I needed to change the markup for several ...
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“Cannot connect to the configuration database” Error while accessing Sharepoint Central Admin 2010

I'm working with Sharepoint 2010. It was working perfectly until one day it didn't let me access the Sharepoint central admin. I found out that my Sharepoint service account and farm account (sp_farm ...