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List View Threshold Error - Based on User

I have a SP list with over 29K items. Because of the LVT, I have created views where the number of items returned are under 5K. I have an indexed column, Tester (Name and Group), which the views ...
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List view different in SharePoint Designer 2010 vs browser (XSLT question)

I'll open with the background, then ask my question after. Background I am modifying a list view for a SP 2010 list. I use an XSLT template for a field. I select this row, then implement a ...
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SP2010 - Scopes.GetDisplayGroup error, page visit required first?

I'm having a very strange problem with the Scopes.GetDisplayGroup() method returning a "Specified cast is not valid" error. This is a cut-down version of the code I've been using: $SPWebApp = ...
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Unable to freez list header row

I want to freeze the header row of the list. I found this link to do so and I put the code in the Content Editor Web Part of the same view page. My problem is that I am getting the scroll bars ...
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SharePoint Workflow Coercion Error - Document Library (when item is created)

I've setup a Document Library with some lookup fields for "Vendor" which is a required field, I then have a workflow to copy that lookup field into another text field "_Vendor" so it then can be used ...
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SP2010 - site collection feature not activating on MySite creation

I've created a new feature in a pre-existing project, closely modelled on features that are already within that solution. These features activate automatically when a new MySite is created, but the ...
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Am I doing something wrong, or are these common pitfalls or limitations of using lookup lists?

I'm using (and limited to) OOTB Foundation 2010, and have been exploring lookup lists. I am discovering a few things that aren't working the way I'd like, seem to be working inconsistently, and are ...
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Uncheck “Overwrite Existing Files” from document library upload form

I have multiple document libraries in my sub-site. I want to uncheck the check - box appears on the upload form. Whenever user uploads form the form should appear with the check box unchecked. I ...
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Custom LookumMulti Field that Stores Data in a Database

The problem with the standard SharePoint Multi Lookup Field is that I can't store more that 400-500 values in it because of the certain SPListItem limitations. We need to store at least 1000 lookup ...
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Customize view of document library

I want to order the view of the document library in the descending order it was created. My code for doing such is: static void Main(string[] args) { string webApp = "http://bipc11:1234/sites/"; ...
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Powershell-registered Managed Accounts not showing up in Central Admin

I'm trying to set up a work laptop for SharePoint development. To get it up and running quickly, I used my corporate domain user account as the first managed account. Now, I want to use a local ...
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Does Anyone Have Lists.AddWikiPage Examples?

In SharePoint 2010, Microsoft quietly added a new service called AddWikiPage to the Lists web service. It almost appears that this is still meant as a pre-production service. I am able to call this ...
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Co-authoring in Excel, OWA

After installing Office Web application in my SharePoint server 2010, we are unable to co-authorise with Excel. But this co-authorise function works with Word and PPT. Is there any setting we need to ...
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Retention policy and recurrence

I'd like to set up a retention policy in a document library so that the editor of a document recieves an e-mail when the document was not modified within the last year. Then the editor of the document ...
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User Profile properties not rendering as searchable links

My user profile page renders user profiles using the following code <SPSWC:ProfilePropertyValue PropertyName="DDI" dir="ltr" runat="server"/> however in one environment the results are plain ...
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Trouble while adding list to quick launch

I am creating the document library in the code behind, I want to display that library in the quick launch. My code is: bool flag=true; protected void Page_Load(object sender, EventArgs e) { ...
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2010 - Update-SPSolution required after solution installed?

I created a new feature and performed a Uninstall/Remove/Add/Install-SPSolution using PowerShell to deploy it. The solution deployed correctly and the feature was added to the 14 hive, but did not ...
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Contact list with pic and sync them from outlook

I have a contact list with attached images to each contact person in the list. All of the contact list items are synced with Outlook and it gets all the information from there. Is there a way to ...
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Error : “Trying to use an SPWeb object that has been closed or disposed..”

I am creating document library in code behind. I added an application page and put one label, a text box and a button. Text box accepts the name of the document library, when button is pressed the ...
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need to know SharePoint 2010 web app using NTLM or Kerberos

How can I know whether my SharePoint 2010 Web Application is using NTLM or Kerberos authentication?
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JavaScript CSOM. Is It Possible to Change Language for the SP.ClientContext?

I want to find a way to force CSOM to always return values in en-us (1033 locale). For instance, when I'm trying to get ContentType Name using ContentType.get_name() I end up getting different results ...
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sharpeoint web analytics vs IIS Logs

I am analyzing the SharePoint 2010 traffic for my site , I got confuses when I analyzed the IIS logs and SharePoint Web Analytics results, because the result is quite different, Like: Top Pages of ...
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start list workflow on item delete?

I have seen elsewhere, that for whatever evil reason, SP2010 list workflows cannot be triggered by the delete of a list item. Glad the SP dev team didn't design soda machines or you'd never have a ...
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workflows running slowly

I have a list with a workflow that runs for every item that is added or changed. I imported about 700 records in to the list via Microsoft Access. Immediately after the import only 100 or so items had ...
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Setting permissions on a folder

2010, c# server object model I'm trying to programmatically assign permissions to specific folders in a document library (see my original post here) but I'm hung up on selecting a folder as an ...
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How to add default value to hyperlink field type

I've created a custom list and added one column of type hyperlink. How can i change the default value (http://) into another value? Is this possible?
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Workflow Error Coercion Failed

I have a huge problem. We created a Sharepoint Designer Workflow. It works fine for more than one month. Yesterday we got an error message: Coercion Failed: Unable to transform the input lookup ...
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Uploading multiple files with metadata

We want to upload many files from our file server to SharePoint2010. We want to add the metadata within, or before the upload. Can somebody give me a good advice on how to handle that this? Is there ...
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How can i add a custom tab to a ribbon at runtime using javascript/ECMAscript?

I'm trying to add a Custom tab with a group and some buttons to a single client via conditional javascript, as far as i can tell this is all found in the CUI namespace, however documentation is hard ...
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Access to Default Landing Site without Access to Everything

I have a very basic SharePoint 2010 site collection that was set up as the default Team Site template. My goal is to have domain users be able to navigate to the main landing page of the site ...
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VS 2013 not deploying silverlight solution in sandboxed on stand alone dev: SPUCWorkerProcess not running error

I have a stand alone machine with SP2010 set up on Windows Server 2008 R2. Office, SPD, VS2013, Expression, etc. There is no AD or anything as it is stand alone installation using local accounts and ...
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Build a visual web part that shows a document library

Ok so I need to build a visual web part (Has to be Server side and done in visual studio c#) that shows a document library. On selection of the document library, the web part must output the entire ...
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How to display tooltip for each column of a list in the datasheet view in sharepoint 2010

I have a list in sharepoint with some columns like Name | Job Description | Location xxxx xxxxxxx xxxxx aaa aaaaa aaa I require this list to be displayed in ...
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Unable to add site column to the list using code in SharePoint - 2010

I have a site column named "Temp". I want to it to be added to the all lists available in site. To do so, I created a console application which contains the following code: static void Main(string[] ...
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Powershell to view last login date for users?

I tried Googling this, but had no success. Is there a PowerShell script, or would it be possible to write one to show the last login date of each user into the SharePoint environment?
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The order of categories in refinement panel

How can I change the order of categories in the refinement panel? Right now I have job title before organization, but I'd like to have organization first. Changing the order in the XML file does not ...
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Access Denied when using CancelWithRedirectURL

I'm trying to prevent some records from being deleted from a list. I've got the ItemDeleting event firing and everything works great. I can prevent the item from being deleted just fine. The ...
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Load Sharepoint page in a different web application

I am new to web development and SharePoint. I want to display a SharePoint Page (which has reporting library) in a different web application which is not a SharePoint site. Can I use an iframe, or ...
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How to correctly remove one server from a farm?

We need to convert and old test farm to dev farm, and therefore we want everything on one server. I already started all services on the server that were started on the first. Then I shutdown the ...
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Sharepoint 2010 - programmatically making changes to advanced search box

I've got some code that loops through webparts on a page looking for an Advanced Search box in order to change some properties. Very simple stuff, essentially: if (webpart is AdvancedSearchBox) { ...
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Applying XSL to a field in sandboxed solutions

I have 6 fields that need to be displayed differently in list views. Normally, I would accomplish this by deploying a fldtypes_....xsl file to the hive. The problem here is that I cannot use farm ...
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Unable to add Web Parts SharePoint 2010

I've been trying to find a scenario as to why, adding web parts in my SharePoint environment is causing the dreaded: "Attempted to use an object that has ceased to exist." exception. All was working ...
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Mega Menu Vendor? [closed]

I've used a menu before called Mega Menu - but it's near impossible to find on Google (or my Google-Fu isn't very strong). I understand that it's quite common - could somebody please point me in the ...
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SharePoint 2010 Strips my CSS

I was able to add in custom CSS using the "Edit HTML" option using these: -float -margin-right -padding-left -text-align however, it modifies and removes my "border-left" that I add. Is this a ...
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Error with Managed MetaData Service

Using SharePoint Server 2010. When trying to create a new Managed Metadata Service or trying to get the properties of the existing Managed Metadata Service I get the following error: Error The ...
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How to disable event receiver in feature deactivated?

I am new SharePoint programming. I have created event receiver on item adding for the document library that allows only .doc files to be uploaded, otherwise it gives error. My code for event ...
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Recurring events on a calendar are changed to incredibly long multiday events?

If you guys could point me somewhere I can look, that'd be great. The problem is local to one site inside a site collection. Recurring events worked fine; one user had an event marked every other ...
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Cannot upload large (>50MB) files to document library

I'm trying to upload a large file to a document library, but it fails after just a few seconds. The upload single document fails silently, upload multiple just shows a failed message. I've turned up ...
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403 FORBIDDEN after a backup restore

The dbas, backed up the content database from prod and then restored into dev. When I try to access the homepage for that site collection I got a 404 FORBIDDEN with any user. I checked the event log ...
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SharePoint Central Administration web access

New to SharePoint and Server administration. I've deployed my SharePoint farm on a virtual PC. I am using Cloudshare. I can remotely access my team site over internet using external address but not ...