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Pro grammatically adding choice field with another field relation

sorry about the title am not sure how i should name it. I want to be able to create two columns for a list that have a division - subdivision relation. If in the first field if i choose People the ...
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Where is the Spell Checker in the Content Editor Web Part in SharePoint 2010?

Has the Spell Checker been removed from the CEWP in 2010? In 2007 users using the Rich Text option could spell check content. In 2010, the ribbon is showing no option to spell check. It does however ...
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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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How to update a infopath built content-type

With InfoPath I created a content type and saved it in a library. Now I want to edit the infopath form and save it, but it tells me: The form template cannot be published to the server: ...
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How to submit an InfoPath-built form to a Library With a Dynamic URL?

Salvete! I have a custom infopath-built form. I also have 100 subsites - children of a single site collection. I plan to deploy my forms library via powershell to each site, and then, since I used ...
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How to use Infopath to Create a Custom Content Type for a List?

Salvete! I want to use InfoPath to create a Content Type for a List. I know how to create a site-content type using infopath, but that generates an form that you have to save in a library. I want ...
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How To Autosave a Form Based on a Infopath-based Content Type?

Salvete! I have followed this guide and created a site-content-type using infopath (very tedious if you have lots of fields). Now, how can I make it so folks can fill out my new form? Then I ...
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How to add other content to a content-type?

Salvete! I want to create a custom content-type, but I want to add a few subtitles and maybe some custom content, such as graphics, or explanations, to the fill-in area. How can I do that short of ...
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Page containing custom web part

I need to create pages library. The pages in the library should display the custom webpart which has been deployed into the site collection. How to do this in Sharepoint 2010? Can I create a content ...
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Set Specific list view for user

Hey i need to set a specific list view for certain users. They need to be able to view the list with a set view that they cannot change, and still be able to modify the list items. HELP !
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Is there a workaround to managed property?

Basically I am working on a sharepoint site, but the company I am working for have not given me central admin access. We have created a custom search and need to filter some list searches by columns. ...
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Add user to a SharePoint group - grant permission - right groups do not show

When I try go grant permission to a user in a new web I don't get listed the cusom groups on the current web. If you look at the image you can see that the list in the background are quite a bit ...
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Showing the tab on button click

Basically my questiong is regarding the ribbon. So I want to have the following behaviour, when a person clicks on the button, the contextual ribbon tab should be opened. Any idea how to do that? I ...
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Sharepoint 2010 - locate new site that haven't been checked in

If a user create a new site and just saves is without checking the site in, where's the location? I want to test what's happens if a farm administrator tries to publish a site that's not a "draft" or ...
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Custom Search Page Filter Results

I have created a custom search page with a core search web part. It builds a query string in URL to populate the search results. k=[keyword] is the first, then to narrow the search to specific ...
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Master page changes without reason or person?

Platform SharePoint 2010: I have problem with master pages changing without obvious reason. At the same farm there is 5 site collections and the newest site collection is set up from a other site ...
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Using solutions and features in creation/branding of SharePoint websites

I am new to SharePoint website creation and branding and I need your advice. For my first SharePoint site I have done the following: 1- Created/edited a master page. 2- Added CSS and JavaScript ...
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Login takes SHAREPOINT\system Account

When I Open m Web sometimes it Takes "SHAREPOINT\system" Account insted of My Own Account.. Can anyone help me why it is doing like that?
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Is it okay to use a domain account for a SP dev box?

Salvete! I have installed Windows7 64bit on an Oracle VirtualBox VM. I am preparing to install Sharepoint (Enterprise 2010), but I've a question about how this will work with my network's Active ...
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Sharepoint: How to include a tasklist from a subsite in a wiki page

I have a site hierarchy that looks like: Roadmaps (/engineering/roadmaps) RM1 Meeting Site (/engineering/roadmaps/RM1Meet) RM2 Meeting Site (/engineering/roadmaps/RM2Meet) Now those meeting ...
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Placeholder for meta tags in the head

Is there a placeholder that I can use in my custom page layout, that will allow me to load a <meta> viewport tag in the head of my master template? I'm using SharePoint 2010
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How to specify the name of a ContentType in code for multi-language site?

according to the documentation I can do: <ContentTypeID="0x01000188a30d01ae4607bbe5800bbbaf2550" Name="$Resources:LocalizeContentType,ContentTypeTitle" .... However I seem ...
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Overriding complicated javascript function

I have a some default SharePoint complicated javascript function and I'm not sure how to override it, replace it. In gerenal i know how to replace the functions, so that your implementation is called ...
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Set “Overwrite existing file?” unchecked by default when uploading document

Due to Business requirement is it possible to set "Overwrite existing file?" unchecked by default when uploading document. This change would let users prompt when overwriting document, at the moment ...
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Add Listview of parent site list

i want to add a page where users can view and edit a list, problem is the list is not in the site but rather in its parent site. I also want to be able to filter the list so they can only see a items ...
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SharePoint Database Attach Upgrade Problem

I have follow the steps to upgrade SHP2007 to SHP2010 using the database attach method. The content database was upadated successfully and attached to a new web application. Here are my three ...
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Find SPUser Preferred Name from UserPrincipal

I am looping through a group of UserPrincipal that was retrieved from Active Directory. I need to get find a SPUser using the properties of the UserPrincipal. Once the SPUser is found I will get its ...
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mysites and could not load user profile

Got a really strange problem here. All of a sudden users cannot access their mysite. I get the could not load user profile error. Strangely there doesnt seem to be anything in the logs relating to ...
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Create a WebPart that floats in text

I want to create a webPart that "floats" in text. Basically I want to duplicate "Reusable Content". Is there a way to have the webPart render as span and without chrome?
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Where should User relationship be managed/maintained in Sharepoint 2010?

I have manager and employee reporting to manager. The sharepoint server is integrated with active directory and active directory does not maintain any such relationship. So how can we do that ? Can ...
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What happened to multiple lines of text text format and append changes only settings?

I have created a document library. Next, I wanted to add a Multiple lines of text field and have Append changes only option selected. But, to my surprise, once I choose the field type, I was not ...
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Multiple LookupField?

I have a couple of problems that i would need help with. I need to create a list that has a lookup to multiple lists. Is there a way to do this without including third party. I have a site, with a ...
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Allow document “Move” but prevent deletion

one of our customers sent us a requirement where their users must be able to "Upload/Add" documents, but can't delete those or any other documents. However, at the same time, the user must be able to ...
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How to create a database form in InfoPath 2010 and publish

I generated a database form in InfoPath 2010 but I don’t know how to publish that form in SharePoint 2010 First I really don’t know if I created a correct database form in InfoPath 2010 because I ...
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Problem with configuring the farm

i have a sharepoint server, when it comes to configuring the farm, sharepoint does not accept my account for the Database Access Account, i get "The username is invalid. The account must be a valid ...
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How to activate feature in a custom site

I have created a publishing web template. Now I need to activate a feature once the site is provisioned. In order to achieve this, I've created an event receiver with something like this: public ...
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What account do workflows run as?

I need to move a file from SharePoint to a network share (on a linux machine). Since impersonation has issues (Double hop?) I need to just give permission to the account that the service is running ...
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Are Sparklines Viewable via excel services and Business Intelligence?

I have an excel report with SparkLines in it. When I view the file through excel services (aka in the browser), all looks fine and dandy. But when I try to browse the file via REST services, the ...
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Checklist with Icons

I have a SharePoint 2010 BI Requirement. I have a custom checklist with over 100 columns. Each item (column) in the list has a status of either complete or incomplete. The default value is ...
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Sharepoint 2010 migration required accounts

Planning for a Sharepoint 2010 database attach migration what accounts and roles are required to be set for a successful migration ? Thanks
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Set Audience to Top Link Navigation dynamically

I am creating Top Link navigation dynamically on feature activation code. I want to audience the navigation so that only authorized user see the relevant navigation items. I know there is property ...
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content query web part with multi value lookup column

I am trying to work out how I can query a content type with a multi value lookup field using the content query web part. I know that natively this is not possible with ootb sharepoint 2010 however I ...
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AssetUrlSelector Dialog doesn't look like it should

I can't make the AssetUrlSelector Dialog to look the same as in examples that I find throughout the internet. I have simply put a AssetUrlSelector with some parameters just to try it out: ... ...
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Conditional Sum of Data in Another List

I have two lists 'Projects' and 'Tasks' where 'Tasks' are associated with 'Projects' with a lookup column. On the Projects list I would like to display the sum of all of the 'Actual Time' values (a ...
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Getting SharePoint working with multiple Domains

Lets say I have Domain A which currently is set up with my SharePoint environment. We have merged with Company B. We want Domain B to work with our SharePoint environment. So they can log on an ...
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How to use javascript client object model in sharepoint designer?

I have to fetch data using javascript client object model and for that i have to use Sharepoint Designer 2010 only i have searched on google and there i got solution only by adding code in visual web ...
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Open page as modal dialog from ecb

When I click manage permission button in ecb menu in a list a new user.aspx page is opened. I want to open this page in modal dialog. How can I do it? I know about msdn and this solutions, but the ...
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Get document-version independent URL

I'm using the Versions SP webservice, where I get the following message from: <results xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/sharepoint/soap/"> <list ...
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ASMX WebService and use of List Object

I have developed WCF service in Visual Studio 2010 and following is the code which worked perfectly. using System; using System.Collections.Generic; using System.Linq; using ...
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Email users, unless they appear in list

I have a series of forms which users are required to fill in by a certain date. 5 days before this date I'd like to send out an email reminder to those who have not completed it. Is there a way of ...