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Why such differences between Infopath 2010 templates for a Form Library and for a List?

Table 3 (Comparing form library and list templates) of msdn article Building SharePoint Applications with InfoPath 2010 (Part 1 of 2) states that: support for custom code is available for a Form ...
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Error occurred in deployment step 'Activate Features': <nativehr>0x80070002</nativehr><nativestack></nativestack>

I have a feature. On the FeatureActivated event I am creating a list if it is not there. I also have an EventReceiver that in the elements.xml on the Receivers node has the attribute ListUrl. This is ...
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How to connect Document Library and crawled data in SharePoint 2010

This is what I have installed. SharePoint 2010, actually it was Search Server 2010 Express, is installed on Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard. The crawling content source is connected to one of our ...
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Missing fields / columns on NewForm.aspx

I have a list in SharePoint 2010 in which the fields are not shown when clicking "New Item" and opening the NewForm.aspx. The list is not using a custom content type. I can edit existing list items in ...
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How can I show the documents of a document set in an InfoPath form?

I have an InfoPath form with a connection to a document library that holds document sets. I have the ID of the specific document set. How can I make the InfoPath form display Links to the documents of ...
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authentication popups spam when getting images from neightboor site

I am on Sharepoint 2010 and have 2 websites, intranet (A) and mysite (B) hosted on the same Sharepoint server. On A, I have a webpart that shows user profile images that are on B by linking them. ...
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How to include .js file from location different than “_layouts” folder to sharepoint master page?

I would like to include js file from different location that it's now. Currently in master page code it looks as below: <SharePoint:ScriptLink ID="ScriptLink1" language="javascript" ...
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Content Deployment performance issues

I'm struggling with Content Deployment tool on SP 2010 in these days, because it is the only way, how to repair our permission issue, however, it brings a lot of another small headaches with it even ...
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How to list categorized items in SharePoint (new at SP)

I am beginner at Sharepoint and i want to make a small application on it. I have 3 lists. CarFeatures Cars FeatureType Here is my structure FeatureType: GearType, Speed, Color,CoolingSystem are ...
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Create reports from SharePoint lists

We currently have SharePoint 2010 Standard with SQL Server 2008 R2 Enterprise, and Visual Studio 2010 Ultimate for development. As I understand it, to be able to create reports from SharePoint lists I ...
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All versions of one item in list

Is it possible to see all versions for one item in SP list a different way than through version history? We have one extensively used list with 100, 130, 150... with a lot of (multi-line and rich ...
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How to add required column comments in library Sharepoint Fundation

I try to add required column "comments" in library but I have problem, when I add column and I check in "Require that this column contains information:" when I try to save this file (.doc) I don't see ...
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Add ReportViewer WebPart at runtime

I am working with feature receivers in SP2010. I can successfully create web part pages and drop web part on the pages on feature activation.I was trying to add ReportViewerWeb Part (Integrated Mode) ...
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Remove server (that no longer exists) from 2010 farm? [closed]

I had a virtual server we'll call spTest. It had to be rebuilt, so someone renamed it spTst and created a new virtual server they named spTest. Then they deleted spTst. SpTest seems to be working, I ...
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How to pass Current logged in User to BCS Entity

we are in planning for Converting ASP.NET application in SharePoint 2010 and this application use forms based authentication using Sql Membership provider.First thing here is we can not get rid of ...
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Is there a non-InfoPath alternative to Google Forms?

Is there a non-InfoPath alternative to Google Forms? I need a non-InfoPath solution because many of our systems do not have InfoPath installed. Any help is appreciated.
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Why aren't custom views displaying recurring appointments properly?

We have two recurring events in a SharePoint calendar. The first recurs every two weeks beginning Jun 05, 2012, and the second recurs every two weeks beginning Jun 10, 2012. The Jun 05 meeting is ...
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listview iframe inside modal - have links open over parent

I tried to search for a solution and found a few on here but nothing relating to listview, I have a dispform that includes an iframe showing a related list, the problem is that all the links from the ...
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SPWeb being closed when getting list by powershell. What's wrong?

When I run this little piece of powershell code: $w = Get-SPWeb http://localhost $l = $w.List["some list"] I get Unexpected error message to my Sharepoint ULS log Detected use of SPRequest for ...
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Username() in infopath form return empty string on sharepoint workflow form

I have an infopath form loaded as an initiation/association form for a sharepoint workflow. I added a text field wich I want to be prefilled with the current user username. I'm using username() to get ...
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How can I add a hyperlink to a field contaning plain text?

I'm using SP Foundation 2010, with severly limited development permissions. I'm operating as a site Owner in a user area, so access to Designer, Visual Studio, etc. is limited and I'm looking for ...
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Lookup columns into document template

I've a DocLib with the lookup field Field01 and I want to display the associated lookup columns as Field01:FieldA, Field01:FieldB... I already have them on the view, now I want the exact same ...
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Setting up sites with lists and custom content types

I am creating a proof of concept at work. It will be creating a web applciation with a site collection in it. The site collection will have 1 or 2 custom content types and a few lists set up. I will ...
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Can I display some documents in my browser and others using their native applications?

I'm using SP Foundation 2010, with severly limited development permissions. I'm operating as a site Owner in a user area, so access to Designer, Visual Studio, etc. is limited and I'm looking for ...
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Sharepoint 2010 secondary workflow not starting automatically with incoming mail

After upgrading to sharepoint 2010. SharePoint Designer workflow is starting automatically on principal worklfow but not starting on secondary workflow on task list when the item is created by ...
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Limit login attempts to a SharePoint server to a single OU

The setup: Several SharePoint 2010 Foundation web applications, each on individual servers. Default SharePoint authentication mechanism in use Single Active Directory Domain controls user ...
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Getting an “Access Denied” error when generating a new item (document set) form

I am working on a system in SharePoint 2010 where we have many (>40) custom content types, all derived from Document Set. The system also has some strictly defined user roles, so we have set up our ...
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Email Users When Their ID Selected in Task Field

I have a task list which has multiple fields users can select usernames from the corporate contact list. This is through a column field (person or group). Is there a way to have all users who are ...
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deploy a list with specific item-level permissions in ListAdded event receiver method

I have a certain type of custom list I have designed in my 'solution.wsp', that, whenever an instance of it is instantiated, it should have at the outset a specific Item-Level permission. To further ...
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SharePoint Enterprise Search - Error: OfficeSearch14HealthSession

Ever since I provisioned a dedicated Search & Indexing Server on a SP 2010 production environment , this nagging error occurs everyday as seen in the event viewer of the server:- Session ...
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Setting Enum property in Editor Part dynamically

I have a custom web part in SharePoint 2010. It has a content editor part implemented.Content Editor part has following properties say Choice : choice1,choice2.....choice5 these are checkboxes. Choice ...
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How to create charts with custom filters about sensitive data using JS without using external APIs?

I need to create charts out of business data which comes out of SharePoint lists in SharePoint 2010. The solution needs the ability to easily filter the data by custom queries, just like the SPJS ...
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Modify existing lookup type column to managed metadata type

We are in process of migrating one of our big website which is built in WSS 3.0 to SharePoint 2010 Standard version. In the process we want to convert all lookup columns to managed metadata type. We ...
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Is there need to change application server web.config?

I have a SharePoint 2010 farm with 2 WFEs and one application server. I have made some custom changes to web.config file of one web application on one WFE server and performed same action on another ...
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Can I remotely delete social tag of a different user?

I have a user control that runs outside of SharePoint, and uses a combination of web services and the client object model to retrieve information about pages tagged by users. My next step is to allow ...
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What is the requirement for a Page Viewer Web Part?

I've been running a number of Page Viewer Web Parts on my development environment, but upon deploying the system to a production environment I find that there's no Media and Content catalogue, and ...
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404 Error after upload PDF to document library

I'm having an issue uploading a PDF to a document library. I've uploaded many different PDF's to many document libraries with no issues. This one PDF won't upload. I get a 404 error. It's 5 MB and ...
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Workflow immediately rejects document when “End on Document Change” is selected

I have created a new "Approval SharePoint 2010" workflow for a document library. When I select the "End on Document Change" option, it says it will "Automatically reject the document if it is changed ...
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Backup Sharepoint Server site and restore onto Sharepoint Foundation

I do not know the below is possible... We have a Production environment that has Sharepoint Server 2010 and a Test Environment that has Sharepoint Foundation 2010. I would like to do one test on the ...
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Constructing a link in a dataform webpart

I've setup a DataFormWebPart which aggregates tasks from subsites. The user doesn't only want to view the tasks, there should be an option to edit / open them as well. So I need a way to at least ...
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How is Infopath 2010 “Sharepoint List Form” different from “Web Browser Form” and other form types?

If to create a new Sharepoint list, browse to it and click on ribbon a violet button with Infopath logo "Customize Form", one can edit fRom Infopath Designer a fOrm used for updating/editing and ...
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Sandbox timeout on ItemAdded receiver

I'm currently working on a solution which has to work in the Office365 SharePoint Online environment. Being Sandboxed, I'm running into problems with my code which is working fine on my local ...
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Create variation hierarchies - job completes but does nothing

This is something I have done many times before on my current VM, and even using the same Web Application, though with different site collections. The steps I am following are: 1) Create a new site ...
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Configuration File for Features

I am creating some features in SharePoint 2010. I need to have some settings for all the features that I intend to keep in a xml file that should get deployed to 14 hive. On feature activation, ...
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Setting the default ribbon tab to a custom tab in SharePoint 2010?

Ok - So I have a shared documents library - and like many posts before me I would like to make the default tab on the ribbon a custom tab that I have made. Can someone tell me how to edit the URL ...
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file upload in sharepoint sandboxed solution

I need help regarding file uploading in sandboxed solution. In a thread in this portal somebody gave the following link as a solution to this problem: ...
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404 On Specific Document Library

I am having an issue with a single Document Library that gives a 404 on all pages. After trying to recreate a page in this Library I get an error that it already exists. I looked under "All Site ...
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Setting approvers in the Approval workflow using SPD workflow action

I need to build a document approval workflow for a sharepoint document library. The workflow needs to be exactly like the OOTB approval workflow with the exception that the Approvers depend on a ...
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SOAP error when trying to access data and template from Designer

I get the following error message when trying to view a msater page or try to view data from SharePoint Designer: soap:ServerServer was unable to process request. ---> Value does not fall within ...
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How to display last major version to authors

We have a unique requirement where customer wants their authors to browse the publishing site as-if they are read-only users. Additional Notes: We do NOT have separate STAGING and PRODUCTION farms. ...