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Planning huge SharePoint libraries in a site collection

I am working on creating a POC for a huge SharePoint site. The site is actually a seperate site collection that holds 2-3 document libraries. These document libraries are expected to grow rapidly in ...
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Custom Property in Sandboxed Visual Web Part

I would like to create a Custom Property for a Sandboxed Visual Web Part but I'm not able to do so. Requirement: I would like to display data of Blog "Posts" List(RSS Feed) in Custom web part by ...
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SPUtility.SendEmail returns false when invoked in asmx

I have a function inside an asmx page which needs to send an email, but SPUtility.SendEmail returns false. SPContext.Current is null, so I create an SPSite object with the site url, and from that, I ...
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SPFarm.Local Object Being Cached in SharePoint 2013

I am experiencing an odd issue where the SPFarm.Local object is not being updated for SharePoint 2013, but it does for 2010. Basically I have some code that adds/deploys/updates SharePoint solutions ...
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SharePoint 2010/2013 Upgrade and License Type

I am working on a test upgrade of SharePoint 2010 to 2013 on VMware in a dev/test environment. It's a two server farm with publishing template for Intranet, standard license. I was just about to ...
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Details view as default in picture library

I'm using SharePoint 2010 and I would like to automatically display a pictures library with the "details view". Obviously not only for my account, but that view should be set as default for all users. ...
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Custom library referenced in sharepoint project is not being put into GAC

I have a SharePoint 2010 project in a solution, and I have a library project in the solution. In the SharePoint project I've referenced to that project. Now when I deploy the SharePoint project, my ...
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How to use already existing information in three different forms + default values

I have three forms, one for new membership, one for changing your membership information and one for continuing your membership. In new membership form you give your basic information; name, phone ...
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Copy user accounts across site collections

I am writing an archival Feature for a SharePoint 2010 list using C#. I have it copying the list items and all version history over to the new site collection but the Modified By and Created By fields ...
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Powershell script to find permissions for a specific user

what am i doing wrong user.ps1 $user = "sp2010\systemsacct" $site = $gc | Get-SPSite sp2010 $site | Get-SPWeb -Limit All | Get-SPUserEffectivePermissions $user Out-GridView -Title "Web ...
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Filter between dates in QueryManager

I'm using a custom search implementation where I'm using the QueryManagers UserQuery property to filter my results, like so: queryManager.UserQuery = "\"abcde\" Scope:\"Scope Name\""; ("abcde" is ...
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Side by side web parts on master 2010

I'm new to sharepoint 2010. I am modifying a master file but I'm not quite sure how everything works. I have added a mainplaceholder in the master template. In the web interface I can add a web part ...
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SharePoint 2010 - prevent My Site access for some users

I have the situation that we have two SP2010 farms, one for internal and one for internal and external users (different AD's, with trust relationship). Goal: I want to have only MySites for internal ...
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Getting automatically inlogged to the anonymous site

I have a SharePoint server 2010 development machine where I have extended the web application so the site can be accessed anonymously to do my tests. Now let's say that i go into ...
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Have calculated column return boolean

I have a calculated column which I have set to check if another column is blank or not. I have a webservice which looks into this list and should return true or false if the column is empty or not. ...
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Possible to achieve mass redirect in SharePoint? Some IIS function? Something else?

For example, x/SiteDirectory/governingboard/handbook/ and anything under it needs to redirect x/about/gov/handbook x/SiteDirectory/emphandbook/ and anything under it needs to redirect ...
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Create a SPD 2010 Workflow To Check, Verify Date, and Delete an Empty Folder

I am trying to find out if there is a way to create a workflow (SPD 2010) for a Document Library that will delete an empty folder from the library if it has been empty for more than a specific number ...
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Display Related Blog Posts web part based on the category of current post

When reading a blog post in SharePoint, I'd like to be able to display a list of other posts that are related based on the category of the existing post. I thought I could just add the post list web ...
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How to automatically copy/save a SharePoint list monthly for archiving purposes

I have a SharePoint List that gets updated by users on a regular basis in our SharePoint 2010 instance. At the start of every month (i.e. 11/1/2013) I want to copy that list to another location as a ...
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Correct Way to Reassign Workflow Tasks in Visual Studio WF

What is the correct way to programmatically reassign a task to another individual in a SharePoint 2010 custom workflow? We do not want to simply change the person to whom the task is assigned although ...
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How do I populate a library by mapping a network drive?

I am pretty new to SharePoint, and have been asked to populate a library with an automatically generated report. The report comes out once a day for three weeks at the beginning and end of every ...
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Do I need FIM on a single SharePoint 2010 Server?

I have installed a SharePoint 2010 on a single server. It's a Windows Server 2008 Active Directory. Do I need FIM installed? I currently see both services as Disabled And since I have an issue ...
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QueryManager UserQuery syntax

I'm trying to use the QueryManager to get some results, but I don't know what the variable name for the query in the UserQuery property of the QueryManager should be. This works: userQuery = ...
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How do I remove enterprise client access features

When I downloaded the trial version of SP 2010, it was the first time I ever used it. When asked for a trial product key, I entered the key for "Enterprise Client Access License Features" when I ...
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SharePoint lists and views

I created a simple list with the capability of creating folders. The default view shows the selectable folder names (only). Problem: When I select the folder, it opens the associated list of ...
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Navigation settings not applied after save

My site is a publishing site, therefor I get the navigation setting on site settings. Update: I made an empty site, and then I activated the features for a publishing site. When I use the publishing ...
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Table Of Contents Web Part displaying deleted site

I have inserted a Table of Contents web part onto a page and made sure it is not displaying hidden sites, and is only showing 1 level of information. Fine. Strangely it is displaying a site that we ...
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Sub site with own content database

We have one site collection with many sub sites in one content database. Now we wanna "split" the content into more content databases. Is it possible to "move" the sub sites into a new content ...
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Understanding Access rights on User Information List

I am here to get some details on User Information List(available at http://domainname.com/_catalogs/users/simple.aspx ), which i did find on the internet. As it is available under _catalogs, only ...
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Execute a retention stage (expiration policy) only for items that are bigger than some specified size

In Information Management Policies, one can set a retention policy for an item, e.g. if item is older than 3 years, then move it to recycle bin. You can then apply this policy to a content type in a ...
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Upgrade to CBA after 2010 to 2013 Migration

I'm in the process of upgrading an Intranet publishing site from 2010 to 2013. I have the new 2-server farm up and running. My next step is to detach/attach the 2010 databases to the new 2013 ...
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AD Schema Refresh

I am trying to pull newly added custom AD attributes into SharePoint. I followed this link to refresh the Forefront Identity schema through management agent. ...
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SharePoint 2010 Custom Permission Setup for Excluding One User from Top Level Site

Been thinking through an interesting problem I have been presented with and I'm looking for any ideas how to approach it! Here is the scenario Single Site Collection with multiple sub sites NT ...
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Having 0x80004005 in Workflow

I'm having the 0x80004005 error in a SharePoint Workflow and can't really figure out where to start looking Exception Microsoft.SharePoint.SPException: Det går inte att slutföra åtgärden. Försök ...
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InfoPath 2007 Template in InfoPath 2010, PDF Export is having Bad Quality and Alignment

I'm working on InfoPath 2007 template within InfoPath 2010. When I export the form to PDF and when I open the PDF, the quality and alignment is very bad. Is there any way to force the template to ...
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Best way to validate infopath form - specific scenario

I have this infopath form with 8 fields named: Field1 Field2 Field3 Field4 etc. How should I go to validate the form in a way that I cannot have duplicate values on those fields. I cannot use ...
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Disabled SharePoint 2010 ribbon when editing publishing page with google chrome browser

The SharePoint ribbon being disabled when I clik at the edit button with a google chrome browser, this problem is only when my publishing page contain a rich text editor. Anyone have an idea to ...
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Why aren't multiple-item checkboxes showing in my library's view?

The column containing checkboxes allowing users to select multiple documents isn't visible on one of my list views. I have the value for Document Library Settings ▶ Edit View ▶ Tabular View set to ...
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Updating Active Directory User Information from Sharepoint User Profiles BCS Data

I am investigating the possibility of updating Active Directory user account information from Sharepoint 2010 User Profiles. I am aware that there is functionality to synchronise data from the User ...
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How do I localize web part title?

I'm adding a bunch of web parts to a page using a module like this: <AllUsersWebPart WebPartZoneID="TopLeftRow" WebPartOrder="1"> <![CDATA[ <webParts> ...
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SharePoint 2010 - How to temporarily disable alerts being sent for a document library

I need to make changes to a lot of files in a document library. A lot of users have e-mail alerts enabled on this folder. How can I temporarily disable alerts being sent for this document library? ...
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jQuery UI Autocomplete Select Not Working in IE [closed]

I developed an application page for SharePoint, and installed it and the page shows up just fine. The user will have the ability to type in some information, just like a form; this includes selecting ...
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List Views not showing certain field data for Infopath Form Library 2010

Has anyone ever had the problem where a SharePoint 2010 InfoPath Form Library will randomly 'disconnect' itself from certain fields from the form data in the list view? Hard to explain I guess. But, ...
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Trying to attach to Farm but for Passphrase SharePoint 2010

My Front End Server Crashed for one of my SharePoint 2010 (Version 14.0.4762.1000) Farms. I restored the Farm via my backup system. However, I am unsuccessful trying to connect to the original Farm ...
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Recreate OOTB Timer Job

Just accidentally deleted an out-of-the-box timer job in SharePoint Foundation 2010, the "Change Log" Timer Job, using PowerShell (SPJobDefinition.Delete()) in a farm with only one server. How can I ...
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Not able to show the xlsx reports in webbrowser

I am not able to display the xlsx reports in web browser . It displays an alert as to open,save,save .... If the URL is host site/myreport.xlsx it shows an alert ... If the URL is given as host ...
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SPUser have logon into Site Collection?

Possible to loop through all Site Collection Users and check if they have ever logon into the Site Collection and when? db table dbo.UserInfo tokens info can be useful? this script can retrieve the ...
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Sharepoint 2010 renders Pages wrong on mobile Safari

I have a Problem with the rendering of Sharepoint 2010 Pages on iOS. This problem occurs on iOS5-7 in Safari/Chrome on my iPad and iPhone. I've tried this on different Sharepoint Pages, Standard and ...
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SharePoint 2010 - Trying to reconnect to a Different /Old Farm but forgot the Farm Passphrase

I am trying to recover a farm and reconnect to old the Old Farm, ie., the Original Configuration Database. I unfortunately forgot the Farm Passphrase when it asks for it. Is there anyway possible at ...
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How do I use XSL to filter SharePoint columns

Using: SharePoint 2010, Designer 2010 I have a SharePoint list rendered in a view. It is grouped by the values of one column, it is called "Cost-Center". I would like to sum the values of the ...