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Web part custom properties are cleared after save - until page refresh

I have noticed a bug that occurs on all custom web parts I created. Let's assume I have following web part (sandbox solution) with two properties: using System; using System.ComponentModel; using ...
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Multiple File Upload not working

When i try to upload multiple files it gives me error . Can someone provide a server side fix . Also the multiple upload doesnt work for Mozilla ,Chrome . Are there any third party tools to make ...
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Site Column as an SSRS Dataset

Is it possible to use a Site Column (Choice) type as a dataset for use in SSRS reports? I can use a combination of hidden parameters, VBA code and a list to effectively obtain a distinct list of ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Custom Coreresultswebpart doesnt show message “No results…” when no results

I have created a custom Coreresultswebpart but it doesn't show the default message when no search results are returned from the users search. The OOB Coreresultswebpart shows a message like: "your ...
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Powershell list.workflowassociation not working right

I encountered recently a weird problem. I'm using a powershell script to : - save all workflows autostart properties (from all lists/webs/sites) - make modifications to items in the lists - restore ...
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Import-SPWeb : Attempted to perform an unauthorized operation. At line:1 char:13

I'm trying to migrate a site under a sitecollection from one server to site collection in another server but I'm getting this error on SharePoint 2010 Management Shell (Administrator) When I ...
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SharePoint 2010 Site Actions menu items hidden in IE9

I poked around a bit for the answer but didnt find anything. I have a site in which the Site Actions menu items are hidden in IE (all version). Some background on the site: I am currently working on ...
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SPGridView - How to make it look & feel like built-in SP grid

In C# code, I'm working with the SPGridView control to display list items from a list of type SPDocumentLibrary. It binds fine, but it looks totally plain and has basically no features. I would like ...
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Collapsible regions in advance editing mode via Designer

Is there a way to enable SharePoint Designer 2010 (in advance mode), to show collapse/expand markers so that I can hide curtain sections on my .aspx pages I am not modifying?
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Sorting a Lookup Column from Survey that pulls from Calculated Field SP 2010

I'm looking for a way to sort a Lookup question in a survey that pulls from a calculated field. Specifically, I have it lookup a calculated field that combines the date and name from a list. I want ...
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Global Navigation - Unable to set permissions

SharePoint 2010 I'm site collection admin. Problem: I'm unable to set permissions on global navigation links. Example: I enter a user in the 'Audience' column, username validates. However, an ...
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Can't read from Source file or disk when moving document in Explorer View

We have come across an issue in our SharePoint implementation whereby moving documents (Cut and Paste) between two different sites using Explorer View causes the following error: Can't read from ...
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JavaScript Validation in ECB for out-of-the-box menu items

Is it possible to add some kind of JavaScript validation to ECB items like Edit Item, Check Out and Workflows? What I want is a simple JavaScript alert and redirect to the list if the clicked item ...
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Upgrading from SharePoint 2010 to 2013, deleting content database

Why do we delete the content database of a new Web Application while upgrading from SharePoint 2010 to 2013?
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how to hide a multi select lookup column based on a drop down value

With the following code I am able to hide a normal lookup column based on drop down, But multi select I am not being able to In multi select the identifier is SelectCanditate;SelectResult Should I ...
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Create feature for generate new collection having separate content database by using custom coding with C# [closed]

I'm using SharePoint 2010. I want below task solved by using custom coding with C# I have one task that creates a new site collection having separate content database and that content database site ...
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How do I populate a primary page with some data entered in a modal dialog box

I used OpenPopupPage to display an application page as a modal dialog box to collect some user input. I would like to take the results of that user input and populate two text boxes on the main page ...
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How do I close an OpenPopupPage dialog box from C# code behind an .aspx application page

I am using a Farm application page to display a search/edit modal dialog box. There is an asp button control on that page that I would like to use to close the dialog box. In my research on how to do ...
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Outlook 2013 hangs for a minute or two if the user tries to open the email with sharepoint task in a disconnected network

Have you come across the following scenario anytime with SharePoint outlook task? • SharePoint task assigned to a user and embedded in the outlook email. • Works perfectly when connected to ...
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Error occurred in deployment step 'Add Solution': Feature with Id 'guid' is not installed in this farm, and cannot be added to this scope

I have added FeatureEventReceiver to the solution and here is my code, public override void FeatureInstalled(SPFeatureReceiverProperties properties) { ...
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How can I sort List View Web Part in SharePoint Designer 2010?

I'm trying to sort ListViewWebPart in Left hand navigation menu at Meeting Workspace Site, but Sort and Group button in submenu is disabled. How can I fix that?
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Gantt Chart Web Part: '[Column]' already belongs to this DataTable

I ran into an issue in vanilla Sharepoint 2010 where I had a gantt chart set up on a page and another user modified it, forcing me to recreate the chart. I went to connect the new chart to data ...
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Export Infopath Form from Sharepoint List

I have a List that uses an Infopath form. Is it possible to extract the actual infopath xml document. The idea is I want to have a process where I extract the item as xml as dump it in a document ...
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Burndown and Burn Rate Charts in TFS 2010 Project Portal Personal vs Shared View

This is my first question, so please bear with me. I'll try and be as detailed as I can. I also hope this is the appropriate place for this. Our team is using the MSF for Agile Software Development ...
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Resource Booking in SharePoint

I am trying to integrate Exchange Server with SharePoint 2010. I need to get all the Exchange resource Mailboxes in to a SharePoint list. I need to use this SharePoint list as a source for resource ...
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How exactly does =[Me] work?

I've read that in 2010, using 'volatile columns', like [Me], isn't encouraged. Though this functionality is needed as a default value for a column separate of Created By or Modified By. However, when ...
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Multiple subsite lists but need them to be linked into Access in one master table

I have multiple subsites each containing some project template lists (e.g. risks, issues, tasks, etc.) I have a quite developed solution in Access with a few of the Sharepoint tables linked into it so ...
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Add Rich Text to List View without changing ribbon context?

I have a few Lists and Libraries in my Sharepoint 2010 farm that I have added small instructions to. For example: This particular image is a calendar list view page of which I used the site actions ...
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Managed Metadata import/export in subsites

I am attempting to export/import the managed data in a library of a subsite on my intranet. When I attempt to use the taxonomy tools that are up on Codeplex, or when I use code such as this, I am ...
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How to find all enabled email alerts of a list?

I am using sharepoint 2010. Someone is getting emails after each new item in a list. I see in the email that it is coming from the email alert functionality. I logged in with the account of this user ...
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SharePoint 2010 SP1 install failure

I apparently have a SharePoint version problem on a farm that I've been managing for a few month. In the central admin, version indicates that I do have SP1 installed. But when I run the PowerShell ...
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Insert Related List doesn't work for Calendars

I am creating a series of connected web parts to display meeting minutes & action items along with meetings. I have created a lookup in my Document Library to the meeting event in the calendar. ...
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Copy document from one site to another..?

,I need to build something (using a sandboxed solution?) to demonstrate that SharePoint has the ability for users to copy a document (with its attributes) from a doc library in one site to a doc ...
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Linking directly to /Pages directory

Can anyone please tell me if it's possible to allow a link directly to the /Pages directory anonymously? What I mean is, having a link like the following: http://www.mysite.ac.uk/Subsite/Pages This ...
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Auto populating a text box based on listbox selected value and drop down value javascript sharepoint

I have a list named "Assigning to Individual" which has a drop down 'Initial Training' The values in the drop down are Immediate, Hire Date, Specific. There is another textbox Date There is a ...
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Tabs to change view of webpart

SharePoint 2010 Current setup: Webpart page with a Calendar webpart. Requirement: Be able to change the view of the calendar dynamically(?) without having to leave the page. Basically, I'm looking ...
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Page Load Extremely Slow (30 minutes) After IIS Reset

I have seen people reporting unacceptable 90 second page load times after an IIS reset. Every time we deploy a new solution and fire an IIS reset, it takes about 30 minutes for the first page to load. ...
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Why are terms not saving to Enterprise Keywords column in document library?

When I try to edit the Terms in the Enterprise Keywords column within a document's properties and hit save it is not saving the term values I entered to item properties. The weird part is the Term ...
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ReCaptcha plugin in a visual studio webpart?

I have created a visual webpart in Visual Studio 2010. I am using SP2010. In this webpart I have a form with a button. I would like to add reCaptcha on this form. I am talking about the original ...
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How to determine custom application page URL independently of the environment/farm?

I have deployed a custom ribbon button and when a user clicks it, I open a custom application page - I have deployed the page to _layouts mapped folder. To open the page (with JavaScript), so far I'm ...
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Add WebPart to view page on deploy

I've got a list which has got two views (a list and a calendar view), which are being created when activating a feature containing following view definition for the calendar in the Schema.xml of the ...
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Use of powershell with sharepoint

I was wandering what were the possibility of interaction between powershell and sharepoint. Almost all our documentation at work is on sharepoint and was wandering if I could access the metadata ...
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Argument out of Range Exception by using Calculated field

I have following Columdefs <Field ID="{64cd368d-2f95-4bfc-a1f9-8d4324ecb007}" Type="DateTime" ShowInDisplayForm="TRUE" Name="StartDate" DisplayName="$Resources:core,Start_Date;" ...
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Windows 7, excel and word 2010 how get RID of Sharepoint popup window? [closed]

When using Excel (and possibly Word) this irritating popup window appears requesting some kind of password. I want to get RID of this window and get rid of Sharpoint, whatever it is.
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Enabling SharePoint-embedded PowerPoint Presentation to play embedded video files

While working with SharePoint 2010 Enterprise edition, I've added an embedded PowerPoint Presentation to a SharePoint site. The problem is that the Presentation has video (over a dozen videos, ...
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how to provide link to a list in dashboard for the user to create a new item

I have a list 'session Scheduler'. and another list 'Training Request' When user will create an item in Training Request it will go to manager and once manager approves A link should be there on the ...
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User Profile Sync running, but data not updated?

Our User Profile Sync says it's working, but it's only synchronising data if I run a FULL import. Below the Sync Service telling me it's detected an update for the DS_DELTAIMPORT Profile, however the ...
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SharePoint 2010: Create a compilation email from multiple items

First of all, the tools I have available to me are SharePoint Designer and InfoPath, and I am much more comfortable in the former than the latter. I have a request to create a solution to facilitate ...
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Using javascript/jquery to modify the display form?

I have a js file which retrieves a value stored in a date field and then calculates the remaining time in weeks/days. My issue is that this works on the edit form because I send the value in with ...
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Unable to bulk download PDF's from Explorer view

A user of mine is unable to download files from explorer view in Sharepoint 2010 but it only seems to be PDF's. Whenever they try to do it they get the following message. You need permission to ...