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Calendar view with items pointing to page url

(I'm using SharePoint 2010) I have a Pages library on which I attached a custom "AnEvent" content type who inherits from the Article Page content type. The "AnEvent" content type contains a start ...
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SPListCollection.EnsureSitePagesLibrary() throwing SPException (specified title already exists in this Web site)

I am attempting to call SPListCollection.EnsureSitePagesLibrary() upon FeatureActivated. The method is throwing the following exception: Microsoft.SharePoint.SPException: A list, survey, ...
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Matching value from single line of text column to lookup column

I have a library containing a large amount of items. The library contains a column of type 'Single line of text' with a code in it. The code was taken from an external system and entered manually. ...
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Assign multiple selection column list item with a quantity?

I have created a Parent List that has a multiple selection checkbox for "Media Type". If a user chooses multiple media types, I want user to add a quantity to each media type selected. I am using ...
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Daily summary alert split into multiple emails

Pretty simple problem that apparently was experienced by a lot of people in MOSS, but extensive research has produced exactly zero answers. Environment: 2010 SP1 August CU, single-server farm with ...
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Grant to user Permission on a specific Group

It's all in the Title, I created a Group and i want to give a user permession to add other users to this group but he must only manage that group and nothing else. Thanks in advance
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Is it possible to develope a heirarchical left navigation sites->subsite

Now we have a scenario here where we are migrating from 2007 to 2010. Our client had been using a custom left navigation but that is no longer functional. I want to build a navigation like the shown ...
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Issue with Document Library

I have an issue with Document Library I am trying to upload one document and in the "processing" screen that comes before the new item form appears there was an arror (attached) and it would not ...
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Invoking the SharePoint taxonomy API. To cache or not to cache?

I am using SharePoint 2010 to build a public facing, anonymous website. There is a web part on my home page, that displays taxonomy values from the term store. (A couple of hundred terms.) Since ...
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How can I add “All Authenticated users” (FBA) to a SharePoint Group using Powershell?

I have an FBA site and I need to add "all authenticated users" to a group using PowerShell. How can I do that?
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SharePoint 2010 open Explorer view in the same window

I have a problem with SharePoint 2010 while we are using it in IFRAME html element (in CRM). When user try to open document library in windows explorer ("Open with Explorer" button click) he gets two ...
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Calendar overlay: Show different events to different people/groups

Is it possible to show different events to different people in an consolidated calendar? For example: I have two calendars - Executive_Calendar - Employee_Calendar I combine them in an overlayed ...
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How to retrieve Sharepoint list data in master page

I have Created Custom Master Page. and i want to access SharePoint List Data in this Master Page using JavaScript. I write the following script to access data but it gives error that ...
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SharePoint 2010 URL limits not completely understood

My team and I are trying to test the limits of SharePoint 2010 - specifically around URL and path lengths. In our root web, we created doc library that contains a main folder with an arbitrarily long ...
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2010 SharePoint Search returns results document that doesn't contain search term

I am running a SharePoint 2010 search with the search criteria of "pdf". As I would expect, I get all pdf documents in my site collection back in the Search result set. What's interesting is that ...
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List Template doesn't appear in gallery after wsp deployment

I have a list template (.stp file) inside a module that I am deploying to a Publishing Site (SP2010) via a wsp. The elements.xml has the correct mapping to the _catalogs/lt folder. When I deploy, my ...
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How to Disable Social Tagging for particular Column?

I have a document library and there are 10 custom Columns out of which 3 are Managed Metadata Columns. 1) Department 2) Permissions 3) Category From the above Columns I have to display "Category" ...
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System master page is assigned to all pages, and site master pages has no effect

I am building a publishing site in SharePoint 2010, but I have get in troubles when I choose a masterpage: I have to choose the same masterpage to back-end pages and to site pages. I know that I can ...
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CustomAction: UrlAction to open link in a new window

I have added a menu item to the Personal Actions menu by creating a CustomAction like so: <CustomAction Id="myCustomAction" GroupId="PersonalActions" ...
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Removing Workflow Association on Content type programmatically with push to children

I am required to remove Workflow associations on a content type and from all the child content types deriving from this, as well as the list content types, deriving from the derived. ct - A Site ...
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How can I get specific SharePoint site GUID using javascript/jquery

For example: I have a site under this url: http://intranet.contoso.com/news When I open it i would like to read it's GUID for future use in my custom AssetPortalBrowser.aspx url picker. Thanks!
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Custom Edit Form for Document Set

I have a document library with three allowed content types - A, B, and C. A inherits Document Set, B and C inherit Document. Using A's Document Set Settings, B and C are the allowed content types ...
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SharePoint timer service for backup/restore

for performing backups, SharePoint timer service should have read/write permission. How i check if SharePoint timer service have read/write permission?
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SharePoint 2010 open JPG files with application

I have a problem in SharePoint 2010. I can't open document library JPG (*.jpg) file in computer application, not in browser (IE). I tried to set "Strict" option in "Browser File Handling" (CA web ...
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what is Backup file location

I want to configure default backup and restore settings. I don't know what backup location should I use? I use this location: \\myserver\myfolder is that correct? I got following error: Directory ...
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Migrating SharePoint Features from WSS 3.0 to SharePoint 2010

I try to Migrate a SharePoint 2003 (WSS 3.0) to SharePoint 2010. I do it with the detach database method. After I run the test-spcontentdatabase to the restored contentdatabase. I get some errors ...
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How to get default content type of list programmatically

How can I get default content type of sharepoint list programmatically?
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Having Trouble Upgrading From Trial

I have a SharePoint 2010 Trial install, I'm trying to upgrade the license type to Enterprise, but am running into an error and cannot determine any details. I go to the upgrade and migration section, ...
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Get the Size of a Document Set

I have a document library full of document sets and I need to figure out the size of each document set including their contents. However I do not have access to the server nor the ability to touch it ...
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Create Publishing Page using Client Object Model (Jquery)

I am trying to create a publishing page (site page) using SharePoint 2010, Jquery, Client Object Model. Any reference or help will be appreciated. Let me know if any more details are required.
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get string from another method after setting it with SelectedIndexChanged event of asp-net dropdown

So I'm creating a contact form for my event management system at the moment. I've got a Visual Webpart including private string selectedEmail; as a variable after declaring my class in code ...
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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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Can't find WebApplication scoped feature

I've deployed a wsp that has 2 features. The one scoped at a web level is listed where I'd expect to see it and activates without a problem. The feature scoped at a web application can't be found ...
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How to open Modal Dialog by clicking on link inside email

I have a javascript function inside my custom.js and its included in masterpage. I am using a product called Nintex workflow which shoots an email to the approver and inside email body i want to ...
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Convert Field To FieldLookup using ClientContext

I need to get a FieldLookup from a list (already queried). First line in the below code errors out "Unable to cast Field to FieldLookup". Yes, the field I am trying to retrieve is a lookup field only. ...
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Unable to complete installation of June 2012 CU for SharePoint 2010

We have a four server farm. After laying down the bits for the June 2012 CU on all four servers, our system administrator began to run PSCONFIG on each of the four servers (I know, I know...) None of ...
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How to activate content type on specific web?

I have site collection ex: http://microsoft.com/ and i got few child webs: http://microsoft.com/news/ http://microsoft.com/somethingelse/ <Elements ...
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SharePoint 2010 and SSRS 2012 Setup and Licensing

I am trying to setup SSRS 2012 in Integrated Mode so that I can attach my SharePoint to it. The issue that I am having is that it seems like Microsoft removed integrated mode and switch to using ...
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SPv4 - Alerts based on view - What are the limitations?

The quick version (SP2010 Enterprise): What requirements/limitations are there for being able to assign a view to an alert? The full explanation: I've been playing around with creating alerts via C# ...
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How to get SPUser from FBA login name

I have a Form Based Authentication login name login_name how to get an SPUser object for that login name. I have tried the Web.EnsureUser(string.Format("c:0-.f|role|{0}", name)); but it gives me ...
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SharePoint 2010 Workflow Deployemnet from DEV to UAT

I have Sharepoint 2010 DEV and UAT sites. I have made some changes in DEV workflow and I want to deploy the changed workflow to UAT site. I have created the workflow template and saved .wsp file to ...
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SendToOfficialFile submitterEmail not working

Using the SendToOfficialFile method (http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ee546921.aspx) I move documents to the records center. The problem is that the "modified by" field is not updating with ...
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Sharepoint 2010 see list of rss subscribers

Is there a way to see a list of the subscribers to an RSS feed of a blog site?
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SP2010 User Profile Service - Incremental Sync not working

we have a sharepoint 2010 fram with 2 WFE and 2 App Server. On one App Service we have activated the user priovile Service and user provile syncronisation service. If i start a full syncronisation, ...
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One document version of truth but needs to be accessed from multiple locations

I have a need sometimes for one document to be referenced in several subsite document library locations. Any ideas what the best approach for this is?
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What populates the People Picker / Address Book

I'm sure I already know this... that or it is really simple but what setting, connection or page decides who is shown in the People Picker / Address Book? Is it simply who is in your AD, determined ...
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How do I run a Workflow on a Task List as the Current User instead of Item Creator?

I've created a Workflow in SharePoint Foundation 2010. It creates items in a task list. (Collect Data From User) There is a workflow on the second task list that runs when the task is changed. For ...
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Send emails to multiple recipients via contactform webpart

Happy new year everyone, so I'm creating a contact form webpart for my event management system at the moment which has a checkbox "send to all attendees". I'm using the SPUtility.SendEmail method to ...
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How to Filter DataView WebPart (DVWP) from Query String?

I have a Web part page which has two web part. 1) Visual Web part Containing Drop Down List. Drop Down is filled with data from column of Pages Library. 2) DVWP pulls data from Pages Library. Now ...
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“Publishing Portal” vs a “Publishing Site with Workflows”

I am creating a new site and the business hasn't requested anything specific for publishing with workflow needs, so at the moment the default top level site is a Team Site. What is the best practice ...