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how to compare attachment name is designer workflow

I am creating a designer workflow on a share point list. Different people will attach different items to the item. I want to check if a particular file is uploaded on not in workflow. Lets say each ...
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Block overwrite in Site Assets Library?

I'm working on a SP2010 list where any authenticated user may submit list entries. Each list entry has a rich text column allowing uploaded images, etc. Those uploaded images get deposited into the ...
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SharePoint 2010 - Using REST to validate unique list item

I'm attempting to validate that a duplicate combination of staff (person/group field) + parent ID (lookup field) does not already exist in a list. Below you can see that I've added an ajax call to the ...
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Unable to connect web parts using powershell

I am trying to connect a custom webpart (provider) to a ReportViewerWebPart (consumer) programmatically, using a Powershell script. I get the error message below when I execute the following line: ...
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Tool part - Add Term store picker control

I'm creating a web part which consumes terms found in a given term set. I got this working, but now I want the term set value to be configurable in the tool part. What's the control (if there is one) ...
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RBS filestream is not being cleared when SPSite is moved to another DB in SharePoint 2010?

When we move the site collection from RBS enabled content DB to normal content DB in SharePoint 2010, RBS filestream is not being cleared. Even though, IIS have been reset, executed the RBS ...
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MSIS7042: The same client browser session has made '6' requests in the last '10' seconds. Contact your administrator for details

I have sharepoint application using the ADFS authentication provider . Intermittently i am receiving the below error when trying to login to my application. ...
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Page Layout Content Types vs. Publishing Content Types

I begun to create layout pages for a group of sites and am struggling to understand out of the box usage. I created two layouts; one for Publishing Content Types and another for Page Layout Content ...
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migrating a document library from sharepoint 2010 to sharepoint 2013 without using 3rd party tools

I have to migrate a document library from sharepoint 2010 to sharepoint 2013 without using any 3rd party tool. any nice approach to achieve it?
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Delete Workflow tasks on Stop Workflow activity?

I have a SPD 2010 workflow with many custom task processes, if anyone of the task process is cancelled/rejected, I want all other task processes[Tasks in task list] to be deleted. How can I do this.? ...
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File not displaying in library's all items view

I have a document library in SharePoint 2010 Foundation. When I have uploaded a file into a document library from the browser, it is showing a message "uploaded successfully" but it is not showing in ...
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Getting no e-mail alerts when list attachment has been modified

In our SP2010 lists, users who created e-mail alerts will not get notified when the list attachment (here: docx files) has been modified. This is the whether version is enabled or not. Is this ...
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how to set the permision for the document library in sharepoint

I am new to sharepoint I need to set permission in the document library SharePoint user Who upload the documents from asp.net page. I need to know how to set the permission in document library from ...
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What counts as a List Form field?

There's a limit (70) to the number of form fields you can have on a custom list form. Does anyone know what this count includes? I am wondering whether I can stay under the limit by replacing some ...
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How to do we Backup/Restore the RBS enabled Content DB in SharePoint 2010?

As a SharePoint admin, I dont have any clue on SQL Backup/Restore, however trying to implement RBS on SharePoint 2010. Please let me know how could I handle the Backup/Restore of the RBS enabled ...
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Can I have both RBS enabled and plain Content DBs on the same SharePoint 2010 farm?

As RBS is enabled at the scope of the content database, can I have both RBS enabled and plain Content DBs on the same SharePoint 2010 farm? I know the answer is Yes. But do we face any issues in that ...
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Running a PowerShell script on a live server

I have been tasked with creating a report on our current SharePoint 2010 server (on prem). In this report I need to have the user/group permissions on every site and sub sites. Now I believe I have ...
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Multilingual user interface: Is it possible to Export Translations using PowerShell?

I have a SharePoint Server 2010 Enterprise with several language packs installed. The Alternate Languages have been enabled in the Site Settings and several items have been translated. Is it possible ...
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Change the Type of a deployed ListTemplate

We need to change the Type attribute of some deployed and in use ListTemplates because of the problem discussed here. What is the correct way to do this without losing data?
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Search.asmx Changing count returns different results

We are using SP2010 Enterprise search (not FAST) to perform some searches for articles across a large intranet site collection using the search.asmx service. We have discovered several issues where ...
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Problem with cascading dropdown javascript using

We have a list with 3 cascading dropdown choices. Country-county-region are used as cascading columns. It works great until you change the county or region and save it. It is possible to make a new ...
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Would applying a lock help to prevent a Save Conflict Error when simultaneously updating a list item?

I have a scenario where users may update a list item at the same time and this causes a Save Conflict error. I could catch the exception and reload the list item as suggested in ...
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Adding Rows Dynamically to GridView on Button Click

I am trying to add rows to my GridView dynamically. I followed many blogs on this site and have been successful at doing that. Although there is one Issue. Each time I load my page it posts back and ...
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Security trimmed results for custom query on property

The sites in my site collection are using a custom property to determine what "type" of site they are. E.g. web.Properties["SiteCategory"] = "SomeCategory1"; I'm planning on creating a web part to ...
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Accidentally removed all permissions from a site, any way to recover them?

Short of a full restore from backup I mean. Apparently we don't have a current one. This site has a ton of broken permissions and we don't have a master list of them, so it's going to be difficult to ...
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CSOM Javascript - when executing query on multiple lists getting error - SharePoint 2010

Is here any SharePoint expert, who can help me find out, why I am getting error on lists queries? I am trying to fetch data from multiple list asynchronously, but I am getting following error: The ...
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Change permissions so only admins can edit column value

Is there any way to create a column in a list that only specific people can edit? Normal users should not be able to edit this column when creating an item. If it helps the column is meant to be a ...
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Names not adding to list

In sharepoint workspace I want to add names to my 'IM contact' field in one of my lists. When I click the address icon and search for a name, the name appears. It lets me add it, then when I click ok ...
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Open with Access - this control is currently disabled

I am trying to fix "Open with Access" button being grayed out on a list. It just says "This control is currently disabled" I am using IE9 32 bit with Office 2010 32bit (SP2) Steps I have tried: ...
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Error while creating data connection using XML Document in InfoPath

Referring to this post http://blogs.msdn.com/b/infopath/archive/2007/01/15/populating-form-data-from-sharepoint-list-views.aspx I am trying to create an XML Document data connection using a URL but ...
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Compare SPAuditQuery and IIS log to get IPs

I'm using SP audit, but MachineIP is always null by design. I know that IIS loggs this info. So i dunno how can I compare it with IIS logs to get IPs. Now i'm just using a simple query to get all ...
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Same code is failing to check out on SP2010 but works on SP2013 on the same server

My .NET application heavily relies on SharePoint 'Check-in' and 'Check-out' operations. There are two servers: serv1 and serv2 On serv1, only SP2010 is installed. My code is able to check-out and ...
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Session State Error only when using FQDN

I'm using session state variables in my webpart on SharePoint Foundation 2010. It works fine until a user accesses the web application using the FQDN. http://myapp = works fine ...
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Hide InfoPath 2010 section on display of a filled out form if no fields in that section were filled

When a person clicks on a list item, I'd like to hide a section of the form if no fields were filled out. So, for instance, if we had a travel request form and the person didn't fill out anything for ...
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BDC Deployment to Foundation

I was able to successfully develop and test a BDC model developed in visual studio 2010. It was developed on a server using SharePoint Server 2010. I tried deploying the solution to our SharePoint ...
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SharePoint 2010 - List “Variation Labels” does not exist at site with URL

In SharePoint 2010 Enterprise I'm trying to visit the Variation Labels page at ".../_Layouts/VariationLabels.aspx". When I load this page I'm confronted with the following error: Error An ...
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SharePoint 2010 workflow fail to run after pause

Situation: A Custom List and a approval workflow designed by SharePoint Designer 2010 The approval workflow will pause 5 mins when the item created , after pause, will start the approval process. ...
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How to detect when a new item version is added in an event receiver?

Is there a way to detect (in C#) if a new item version was added in either ItemAdded or ItemUpdated event? I would only like to execute some code when either new item is added, or a new version of the ...
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What is the best way to download file using SPLongOperation?

I have to build report using SPLongOperation to avoid timeout exception. It doesn't work when I try to push file to response: HttpContext.Current.Response.BufferOutput = true; ...
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Unable to add .exe file to SharePoint 2010 using Client Object model after it has been removed from blocked files list

Language: C# Framework: .Net 4.5.1 Environment: SharePoint 2010 - Windows Server 2008 R2 My software is used to upload files to sharepoint. It works perfectly well for the majority of files. However, ...
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Redirect List Links from inside a page viewer web part

I have a Sharepoint 20010 site collection, and want a couple of the sub sites to be able to view some list information from the parent site on their main web part page. The info is coming from a ...
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Workflow If/Else getting skipped

In SP2010, this workflow is triggered when I create or edit an item in a list. If Current Item:ID equals (other list):ID Set Comments to Blah Else Set Comments to Humbug I'm sure that's not ...
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Edit & Add Items 2 corresponding lists

I have two lists: a list of contacts & a schedule list that pulls phone numbers, etc from the contacts list. I need to be able to add an item (schedule a time) on the schedule list & be able ...
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Is a Standalone SharePoint 2010 Server Good Enough as a Test Environment for Production SharePoint Farm

I have inherited SharePoint 2010 at work and would like to test some features we are not utilizing. I would like a testing environment for SP but being limited on resources, I want to set this up on ...
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How do I archive/delete certain items from a list?

I am new at SharePoint and have been asked to delete items that meet a certain criteria from a list. How do I do that? Is there a way that they can be archived and not deleted (gone forever)? We are ...
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SharePoint 2010 Web Analytics Not Working and Values Come Up Empty With No Result

I tried hard to not have to post on the Forums but cannot seem to get this to work. I am trying to fix this service where may have never worked. I've reviewed the official guide ...
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Populate a column in SharePoint

I have 2 Different SharePoint installations. The new one is missing a column from when I used a tool to migrate. Now if I use the datasheet and export the missing column and its values to excel why ...
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'Alert Me' does not work on custom lists

We have several custom lists which are all deployed using WSPs along with some web parts to a SharePoint 2010 installation. Every time a user clicks on the 'Alert Me' button on a custom list or an ...
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Search for Multiple Managed Metadate

I have a column ("Meta") that contains multiple Managed Metadata. For example in a List Entry I have the following values in this column. Intranet; Newsletter Now I wan't to search about this with ...
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JS CSOM to redirect to another SharePoint URL

I have an application page which takes some inputs for list creation. Based on these inputs, i am using JavaScript Client Object model to create a new list. Once the list is created a notification ...