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Can I sort CAML queries by multiple fields?

I have the following query: <query> \ <Query> \ <Where><Eq><FieldRef Name='FSObjType'/><Value Type='Lookup'>0</Value></Eq></Where>\ ...
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Is there a way to set more than two site collection administrators in 2010?

In SharePoint 2007 we had four site collection administrators for one collection. Now that we're upgrading it looks like you can only have one primary site collection administrator and one secondary ...
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How to publish blog posts on behalf of another user in SharePoint 2010?

I have blog for our management team. Assistants will be posting instead of the managers. I have created a column called "Author" which is "people/group" lookup field for the assistants to add a person ...
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Weekly newsletter alert on Blog library shows pending entries

We have setup an alert on our internal blog that sends an email once a week with all the new blog posts, as follows: The problem is that it sends both Approved and Pending blog posts. Is there a ...
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change view of calendar web part

i have a calendar with a custom column called discipline. This is a master calendar that all disciplines will use. I've added the calendar web part to a sub page and i need to filter the calendar ...
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Nav showing drop down subsites when on _layouts/settings.aspx

In both of my custom master pages (both front master page and system master page) I have a navigation control (AspMenu). On all custom pages and application pages, the nav displays no drop down for ...
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Sharepoint wysiwyg editor not working in IE

When opening our sharepoint (2010) site and trying to edit an element in Internet Explorer, it just shows the editor toolbar blank. The field itself contains text - as you can see from the second ...
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Restrict access to a hive page

The purpose is to block the Incoming e-mail settings internal page (/_layouts/EmailSettings.aspx) to non-admin users or, simply, to all with an exception account. Via authorization element in web ...
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Cannot retrieve a list by display name via PowerShell

I am replacing a colleague for the support of a SharePoint 2010 intranet. In PowerShell console : I can retrieve a list by its display name from the Lists collection of a SPWeb object. In a PowerShell ...
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Can I programatically move sites or content between 2007 and 2010?

Using the SharePoint Object Model on a SharePoint 2007 environment and the remote object model to talk to a SharePoint 2010 environment would it theoretically be possible to migrate sites or content ...
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Self Referencing Related Documents Library Through Lookup Column

I am trying to create a single document library that links to documents in the same library in SharePoint 2010 Server. I've created a multi-value lookup column that references the same library to ...
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JS CSOM in Custom .HTML File

I am building a SPA using SP 2010 as my back end but with custom HTML/CSS/JS deployed to a subfolder of _Layouts. I get everything I need from ListData.svc with the exception of the current logged on ...
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ListData.svc appends the library title with 0?

It seems that if i create the following libraries on a Sharepoint site: Test Library 2 Test Library2 TestLibrary2 then the ListData.svc will return the following entitites: <collection ...
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SharePoint 2010 Foundation Search result pages being combined when they are not the same in anyway

I have a content source and rules setup that enable my search to crawl the following type of URL's with parameters to a custom web part page. ...
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query a sharepoint 2010 list from excel vba to retrieve a specific record

I have created a SharePoint 2010 list with 2 relevant columns: - Identification Key - Version Number I want to be able to query this SharePoint list from Excel VBA - passing the Identification Key to ...
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Will search index Ajax content?

I've got page containing a Data View Web Part. The page itself has been modified via SPD so that when loaded, jQuery loads up additional information (prices, etc.) for each row in the DVWP. Of course, ...
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How to import multiple excel columns into a single metadata column?

Consider: I work for an organization that has eight service territories. We have a series of procedural documents that can apply to one territory up to all eight territories, and I am attempting to ...
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Disabling LoopBackRequest in registry to resolve search crawl error

Can anybody explain why we need to disable the LoopBackRequest in registry to resolve the Search Crawl error. This article explains about it but I want to know more about it. What is the reason ...
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Cannot download an InfoPath form template

I am replacing a colleage for the support of a SharePoint 2010 intranet. I need to modify a InfoPath form. I get an error message when I try to download a copy of the form template from the intranet. ...
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Compatibility of SharePoint 2010 and IE10

We use here IE9 as default. Next time we want eventually step further to IE10. I read something about Problems with the People-Picker and the preview of Excel files. Did you have any experience with ...
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How do I get the attachments for a SP 2010 list to sort the attachments in alpha order by document name?

How do I get the attachments on my SharePoint 2010 List item to sort in alphabetical order by document name?
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ProcessBatchUpdate has no effect

I have an application I am working on that uses an Event receiver to propagate metadata to a document library. I am trying to use SPWeb.ProcessBatchUpdate to copy the metadata back. my code looks like ...
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SP2010 - Percentage Progress Bar

I'm using SP2010. I'm wondering about displaying some sort of progress bar which would show percentage of how many "things" are done. To elaborate: a person in our organization needs to in process, ...
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What equipment is needed for test SharePoint environment?

I am not really experienced in SharePoint beyond managing site content. Right now we only have a live SharePoint environment with two servers, one for SQL, and the other server for everything else. ...
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why I cannot download documents If subfolder name of document library contains “+” symbol

I am using sharepoint 2007 portal. In document library I have created one folder and named it as "Cards + Payments". I am able to upload document in that folder but when I try to download, it is ...
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How to use SPEncryptedString?

I have an application page and am trying to save settings for it using an SPPersistedObject. One of the fields I am saving needs to be encrypted and I tried to use SPEncryptedString but I can't get ...
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Getting a “Content types that are available to this Document Set have been added or removed”

I am creating document sets through workflows. Edit: I just tested and I'm getting this message for manually created documents sets as well. Every new document set is showing the message: Content ...
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is it possible to rename the WSS_Logging database for sp2010?

This is for sp2010. I'm considering setting up another SP farm using the same back-end SQL server. Problem is, amongst other things, I'm not seeing any way to rename the WSS_Logging database. Google ...
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Are there cummulative updates for “Language Pack for SharePoint Foundation 2010”?

I installed the SP1 for each language pack and i cannot find any cummulative updates for the language packs. Do they exist or am i up to date?
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Customize Filters in Document Library

We got several document libraries which has a column type. This like all other columns can be filtered by values that is inserted on the document library. In Type, we got file types like doc, docx, ...
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Auto-compress images when uploaded to Image Library

I have a need to auto compress images as they are uploaded to an image library. Using code or otherwise how could I go about this? I don't want to specify a fixed height / width but would rather ...
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Select powerpoint slides and then build a presentation from it

I have a business unit that would like a document library that displays a series of pre-approved company Powerpoint slides. The user would then select the slides that want, click a button and a ...
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Get site name to create a dynamic URL

I would like to know if there is a way to get the Site Name to somehow create a dynamic url within a content editor webpart. For example if I have the following absolute url: ...
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Sharepoint Updates and Build Numbers

I have two servers, one test and one production in which I ran the following command from Sharepoint Management Shell. (get-spfarm).buildversion I got two different build versions: 14.0.6117.5002 ...
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Is there a way to create a list view that only displays certain items for the last few days?

I hope this will be a very basic question. :) I am using a Task List in a SP 2010 Foundation site to keep track of work in progress with a small team. We are using the default Status values (Not ...
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SharePoint Online CSOM Authentication Code does not working on Sandbox solution

i need to customize public site and used custom login page for authenticated SharePoint Users. i am follow below post : http://community.office365.com/en-us/forums/154/p/57156/207461.aspx#207461 ...
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use of 14hive resources in XSLT for XLV

Is there a way to use 14hive(!) custom resources ( Resource:MyCompany.MyProject.resx, MyProject.SomeComponent.SomeResourceKey; ) in a XSLT files for XsltListViewWebPart (and views)? Please, notice the ...
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Listdata.svc via REST refuses to return data

I'm trying to pull down some list data from listdata.svc using the standard method as documented in the msdn: var listUrl = 'http://development.contoso.com/_vti_bin/ListData.svc/Contacts'; $.ajax({ ...
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How to make global navigation consistent throughout main site and subsites?

I am developing a SharePoint intranet for the company I work for. The intranet is made up of the main site and then several subsites. I would like the Navigation to be the same on every page and in ...
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storing persistant data at farm level for a timer job

Ive created a timer job and a application page so i can set some custom values that the timer job uses. Im currently storing the values in the farm.properties hastable so that the timer job can ...
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When creating a sharepoint site can list content be mixed with web-parts?

When creating a sharepoint site can list content be mixed with web-parts ? So the list content can easily be exposed with a web-service and the web parts can exist alongside the list content parts.
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Sharepoint 2010 - Save & Close and discard checkouts

I was working in Sharepoint 2010 and have made a load of changes to a page. Thoughout the day I was frequently saving and closing the page, but not checking in or publishing the page (it needed to be ...
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Workflow consuming webservice - Editing the address?

My State Machine Workflow (SP 2010) consumes an external Web Service that I have added as a Service Reference in Visual Studio. The WCF Service is currently hosted in my local machine. We have ...
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Get SharePoint Group Permissions Via PowerShell

I am looking for a PowerShell command to get the permissions of a SharePoint group on a securable object. I have googled for a while but without success. I am aware of the ...
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ArgumentOutOfRangeException after editing a page

I am replacing a colleague for the support of a SharePoint 2010 intranet. I have edited a page to move a webpart below another webpart. An ASP .Net exception page has been displayed after clicking the ...
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Value of currency type colum is wrongly displayed in workflow email

In my list, I have a column called "Cost" which is a currency type column. When a user creates a new item in the list, I send a workflow email. In that email, I use [%Current Item:Cost%] to pull up ...
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Disabled ribbon buttons in the library view

We had a user who installed IE 10. This messed up the users access to SharePoint 2010 sites. Then we removed IE 10, but in IE 9 the user still has a couple of Ribbon buttons that she used to use in ...
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How to hide “Save” button on the MS Dialogue (pop-up) Ribbon?

I want to hide the "Save" button in the pop-up window which appears when we add new item. I tried using javascript getElementById to hide in NewForm.aspx page but it didn't work. Update: I ...
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IE warning - Microsoft Office Contact Retriever

When I open a SP 2010 page with IE 10 on Windows 8, I get this warning: Internet Explorer Security A website wants to open web content using this program on your computer: Name: ...
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How can user profile subtypes be assigned in batch?

Long story short, I don't want to have to go into each profile and assign them to a sub-type. Can this be accomplished in batch somehow? Ideally , it would be great to somehow use audiences. If I ...