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Users cannot view approval form in sharepoint

I have a customized approval workflow. Myself and other Site Collection administrators can view the approval form just fine. When someone who is not a site collection administrator tries to view the ...
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WSDL and DISCO file from webservice

Not so long ago, I've tried creating a webservice for sharepoint. I followed this tutorial. In this tutorial you can see that you also need to create a wsdl and disco file. I didn't do this, and ...
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SharePoint restore fails because of newer version

I have installed SharePoint 2010 SP1 on my local developer machine. I wanted to copy a site collection from one of our productive servers (which hasn't SP1 yet but the December 2010 Cumulative ...
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Check out a Page Layout to update programatically

In a FeatureActivated event, I am trying to update the associated content type for a Page Layout. I am running in to issues though with the associated ASPX page not being checked out. Here's my code: ...
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using SPD, in a parent dispform, can I add a new item form for its child?

Let's say we have a SP list : "Parents" and a SP list "Children". The later have a lookup field to the former. In the dispform of the parent, I want to have : the detail of the parent (OOB) the ...
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Meta data on site collection and/or site?

My customer have a SharePoint farm with several site collection (collaborative, portals, etc.). I have to build a "page" that allow the customer to manage this site collection. By managing, I don't ...
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To be redirected to a specific sharepoint site/page (i.e. Home) after clicked “Save ” button in new/edit mode

I have a sharepoint list containing items. If I add a new item or edit an existing item in browser and click the “Save ” button I come back to the list again. How can I be redirected to a specific ...
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Master Page option doesn't exist

I'm working on this ShP2010 project, but i don't have the "Master Page" link under "Look and Feel" in my site settings. Is that a configuration? can it be enabled to show the link? thanks.
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Required Field Issue with SharePoint 2010 December 2013 CU

I installed SP2 a couple of weeks ago to fix the issues with my XSLT Compiles timing oot (Which was a Bug introduced in SP1). Things seemed fine, but then a few days later we noticed that workflows ...
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Can SPPersistedObject settings be updated by normal users if ran with elevated privileges?

I have a custom ribbon icon "Enlist" deployed to each document library. A normal (i.e. non-admin) user can click this icon; when he does, I would like to permanently save the document library ...
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Dynamically filter items in calendar [duplicate]

I've got a list used to hold items for appointments. It looks like this: The column I'm mainly interested in is the location. It doesn't have a fixed set of possible values. When showing the same ...
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Trying to view custom application page in browser results in “404 FILE NOT FOUND” error

In VS2010 I created a new .NET 3.5 solution and inside a new project for SharePoint 2010 (empty project called "SPAppPageTest"); I deployed it as a farm solution. I added a new application page, ...
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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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Cannot be blank as rule in sharepoint designer and infopath

Is there a way inside workflow rules to make this rule: "if field A is not empty, then field B cannot be blank"?
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Hide Field on Initial Edit Form

I have a field in my list that I would like to hide on the initial upload of the document, but not when the user tries to edit the properties of the document later. For example... User uploads ...
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Event receiver not firing on item added via email

I have a list that have been configure to receive incoming email. I also create event receiver for that list (on itemAdded and on itemAdding). The problem is, my event receiver not executed when ...
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SharePoint Foundation 2010 - Automatically add the parent folder name to a column

Is there a way to automatically add the name of the parent folder to a column in which the documents are stored? I have a SharePoint 2010 Foundation environment with a document library named IT. In ...
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How to edit xslt for thumbnail view of Asset Library.?

I have added an XsltListViewWebPart which refers to the Asset Library in the site. I have given reference of AssetPick.xslt for thumbnail view for that web part. I want to put the Title in place of ...
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Using custom SPRoleType

Environment: SP2010 Enterprise, VS2012, c# Server-Side, full control of environment I'm trying to assign unique permissions to an SPItem (a folder in a document library) through a console app on the ...
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check permissions showing incorrect information

I have a weird problem. A colleague created an AD security group and added some existing security groups as members. I created a sharepoint group and added the security group. All seemed fine. I ...
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SPFolderCollection valid index arguments

SharePoint 2010, c# server object model, VS2012 Long story short, I'm trying to fetch a folder of a document library, create a new folder in it from an array of names, then fetch the new folder via ...
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Updating a multiselect field via REST API 2010

Can you update a mulivalue choice field via REST API in SharePoint 2010? If I perform a simple GET I receive: { "d": { "__metadata": { "uri": ...
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Is there a way to remove code from a sharepoint list?

Ok I have a custom built sharepoint list on a standard aspx page with no sharepoint header. With Sharepoint Designer I have set parameters on my list with several filters. On the page I have several ...
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SharePoint Permissions not working

I am using SharePoint 2010. When I set permissions (I Only grand myself access) on a document library or folder or document EVERYONE can still see it and download the documents. Why is that? What is ...
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Hide SharePoint 2010 context menu [duplicate]

I am trying to hide the SharePoint 2010 context menu. I wrote the following code: $(document).ready(function(){ $('.ms-MenuUIPopupBody').live('blur', function() { ...
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Refinement panel and paging web part stopped working after core search result WP modification

I have tried following example for my requirement: Disable search security trimmer? Search result web part is working fine but the Refinement panel and paging web part stopped working. Any way to ...
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Forms being re-appended to themselves on every deployment (Sharepoint 2010)

I have a (sandbox) solution with some custom forms. If I deploy it to a site that never had this solution installed before, everything works fine. However, every time I deploy it again, custom forms ...
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Multiple Webparts with the same Javascript

I have a site with multiple Webparts. Some Webparts are linking on the same .html file. The HTML file reads data from a list and displays it in a table by using javascript. My problem is that there ...
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attach content db to SharePoint Server 2010

I need to migrate the WSS3.0 SP2 + Project Server 2007 SP2 based farm to a SPS2010 SP1 + Project Server 2010 Sp1 farm. I create a new farm (new VM on hyperV 2012) SPS2010 based (build 14.0.6028.1000) ...
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Office Web Apps - Word Cannot Read, But Can Edit

On my instance of SharePoint 2010 that has multiple tenanted site collections, I have installed Office Web Apps. After having a few issues with the initial setup, I have the service applications setup ...
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Word document Author property as SharePoint column - how?

I would like to expose the Word document property "Author" as a SharePoint metadata column. It is clearly not linked to the "Created By" field, whose internal column name is "Author". Is it possible ...
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Designer Workflow: “Find Interval Between Dates” action not working

I am testing a default SP Designer 2010 workflow action called "Find Interval Between Dates" located under the "Utility Actions" category. I need to compare the amount of time passed between the ...
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How to create a WSP package for a SharePoint 2010 site? [duplicate]

I previously asked this Question: How to create WSP Package of a SharePoint 2010 site without VS 2010 (with SP Designer)?. But didn't get a proper answer. I am developing a SharePoint 2010 website. ...
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Create dynamic view for listview web part

I am challenging this requirement: Client wants to show only list items in list view web part based on value from user profile and also preserve functionality of the list view web part like OOB ...
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Hide some lists from treeview?

I want to use the tree view on the left side, but I don't want it so show some of the document libraries such as Site Assets and Style Library - they need to be on the site, but users don't need to ...
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I need advice on a keyword strategy

I think my question is general enough to not be version-specific, but if not, we're running Foundation 2010 with minimal development (SPD, Vis Studio, etc.) capability. I have a 3500-document ...
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Cascaded Drop Down with OOTB SP Foundation?

I'm using SP2010 Foundation. Corporate governance forbids customization beyond stylesheets controlling fonts/colors/etc. No access to Visual Studio or SP Designer, so I'm looking for some ...
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Filter a SharePoint-List as you type with Javascript/jQuery

so my scenario is: My users don't like the filter technology provided in SP2010 Lists and Listviews (using the row-titles' dropdown) and likes to have a "normal" textbox and search the splist (one ...
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How can I add button to ribbon that visible only for specific content type?

I have document library and i want to add button that will be visible only for my content type: <Elements xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/sharepoint/"> <!-- Parent ContentType: ...
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Feature activation error: System.InvalidOperationException: Operation is not valid due to the current state of the object

i have taken one List Email event receiver(Type is EmailReceived) and that event receiver attach with document library. when i am activate that feature got error. i have check on ULS Viewer. error ...
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How to get count related Lookup value programmatically?

Another day, another question ;) So, I have two custom Lists, "Attendees" and "Events". In the Events-List there's a Lookupfield "Registrations" which I want to fill programmatically on page_load. In ...
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How to add a from lookup field value to the text

I think about how to add a from lookup value to the text ? How can I write it to another colum ? In the same list.
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SQL Server Agent in my Web Farm

Im trying to setup some scheduling in my SharePoint 2010 Farm, where I have 2 WFE's and 1 DB server. In attempting to setup a scheduled task, I received the error "The SQL Agent service is not ...
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How would I rebuild something like ReusableContent?

What I'd love to do: In a RichHtmlField of a publishing Page click "insert" in the ribbon, then "Foo" This let's me select from a list of "Foos" and inserts something that is not "contenteditable" ...
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Does web part property validation only work for visual web parts?

Suppose I define a web part property like this: private string _myString = "default value"; [WebBrowsable(true), WebDisplayName("My string"), WebDescription("A simple bit of text to ...
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The file * has been modified by SHAREPOINT\system

In the current scenario I am trying to copy a document set from one library to another, the thing is I cant use DocumentSet.Import because I only need the docset properties and not the contents. The ...
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positioning a data view web part in a body webpartzone

Guys i need to position 2 data view web part controls next to each other in a body column of a web part page. I've customised the xslt to output as an unordered list which are wrapped in div's ...
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Central Administration, FBA, and the People Picker

I have a web application using Windows Authentication, which is extended with Forms Based Authentication. That's all fine and dandy. The problem is I can't get the people picker to pull my FBA users ...
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GetListItem(strUrl) equivalent for ClientContext

I know using server side code I can use GetListItem(url) to get an item using a server relative/absolute url (such as this question) however I cant seem to find the same code using the Client Object ...
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Powershell Script for Deployment and Activating Features SharePoint 2010

I am writing Powershell script for adding my solution,activating solution and at last activation features on my SP2010 server. There are no issues in adding solution and deploying the solution. Issues ...