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SPListItemCollection slow

I have a list with over 150k records. I'm doing a filter to get only 1 record via CAML, only sort by a particular column, and this is it takes at least 15 seconds for me to have this return, which is ...
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How to get value of multiple list filter webparts

Related to the previous post about accessing a List Filter Web Part value How to get value of List Filter web part in Javascript? How do I get access to the value of multiple list filter web part ...
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IE Open or Save dialog appears instead of Read/Edit SP dialog

This issue appears to only be affecting one user on a network. We have Sharepoint 2010, and the user in question is connecting to the office network on a laptop via ethernet. Her system is running ...
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Additional page head delegates with 2 scripts

I have a question regarding the additional page head delegate control. Basically this delegate controls helps to register some scripts in my case. But i have 2 different additional page head delegate ...
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How to get count of list items in SharePoint 2010 if count is more than List View Threshold value?

I have more than 10000 items in my list. I have default List View Threshold value as 5000.I want to get the count of items programmatically. How can I get the count? I think here SPListItemCollection....
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Error in calling SystemUpdate

I have the following PowerShell script which will update the TemplateUrl field for all forms in a form library. $newTemplateUrl = "http://SPSERVER/FormServerTemplates/NewFormTemplate.xsn" $web = Get-...
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Read data from external database and display it in webpart [closed]

I need to create a sharepoint 2010 webpart and I have get particular records from a external database table and display it in the webpart. How to do it?
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Find out if a item was approved

is it possible to find out if a item was "approved" in the past although the item state is now "pending"? I tried this caml query, but it does not work: <Where><IsNotNull><FieldRef ...
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How do I keep particular announcements at the top of the list?

I have a pretty basic sharepoint 2010 foundations site that I'm trying to figure out how to keep two particular announcements on top without having to "re-edit" them. I've looked in the list settings ...
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xsl:import and xsl:include do not show changes from the xsl file in custom display forms

I have been struggling to edit all my custom display forms and view forms to render using external xsl files. So far I found out that normal ways cited around the internet do not work very smoothly ...
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Change UrlZone of KeywordQuery

I'm trying to perform searches programmatically for the backend of a web part, but all the results are from the default zone. I want them to come from the same zone as the SPSite object I'm using as a ...
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When is SPHttpApplication class created and destroyed/disposed?

I would like to know when exactly is the SPHttpApplication class created and when destroyed/disposed. Does it last for the whole user session or only for a single request?
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Sharepoint 2010 administrator with no administrator rights

I am new to SharePoint, I am using SharePoint 2010 and few weeks ago something went wrong. I have virtual machine with SharePoint on it and the active directory of our company connected to it so all ...
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Custom Web Part property is applied to all web parts when configured

I am facing an issue with SharePoint 2010 Web part Properties. I have created a Custom Web Part Property with Boolean type. Now I am adding this web part to 3 different pages when I set this ...
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Alert assigned user when predecessors completed

I have an out of the box SharePoint 2010 Tasks List setup using predecessors (a lookup column back to same task list, allows multiple selections) and I have a requirement to send an email alert to the ...
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Error editing Read-Only word files after clicking Edit document

When I click a link to a Word file in SharePoint Document Library, it asked if I want to open it. If the file is checked out, I can edit the document. If the file is not checked out, it will open in ...
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How do I modify the elements.xml for the default.aspx page using powershell or C#?

On SharePoint 2010, I have a site template solution created by saving a site as a template. Recently I modified the template in Visual Studio - I needed to change the markup for several ...
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“Cannot connect to the configuration database” Error while accessing Sharepoint Central Admin 2010

I'm working with Sharepoint 2010. It was working perfectly until one day it didn't let me access the Sharepoint central admin. I found out that my Sharepoint service account and farm account (sp_farm ...
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Files greater than 1 GB not downloading completely on SharePoint 2010

When we click "send to" -> "download a copy" of a large file the download terminates after a few kb. But it downloads correctly when you right click "Save target as...". Anyone experience this issue ...
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Planning huge SharePoint libraries in a site collection

I am working on creating a POC for a huge SharePoint site. The site is actually a seperate site collection that holds 2-3 document libraries. These document libraries are expected to grow rapidly in ...
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Custom Property in Sandboxed Visual Web Part

I would like to create a Custom Property for a Sandboxed Visual Web Part but I'm not able to do so. Requirement: I would like to display data of Blog "Posts" List(RSS Feed) in Custom web part by ...
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SPUtility.SendEmail returns false when invoked in asmx

I have a function inside an asmx page which needs to send an email, but SPUtility.SendEmail returns false. SPContext.Current is null, so I create an SPSite object with the site url, and from that, I ...
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SPFarm.Local Object Being Cached in SharePoint 2013

I am experiencing an odd issue where the SPFarm.Local object is not being updated for SharePoint 2013, but it does for 2010. Basically I have some code that adds/deploys/updates SharePoint solutions ...
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SharePoint 2010/2013 Upgrade and License Type

I am working on a test upgrade of SharePoint 2010 to 2013 on VMware in a dev/test environment. It's a two server farm with publishing template for Intranet, standard license. I was just about to ...
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Details view as default in picture library

I'm using SharePoint 2010 and I would like to automatically display a pictures library with the "details view". Obviously not only for my account, but that view should be set as default for all users. ...
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Custom library referenced in sharepoint project is not being put into GAC

I have a SharePoint 2010 project in a solution, and I have a library project in the solution. In the SharePoint project I've referenced to that project. Now when I deploy the SharePoint project, my ...
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How to use already existing information in three different forms + default values

I have three forms, one for new membership, one for changing your membership information and one for continuing your membership. In new membership form you give your basic information; name, phone ...
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Copy user accounts across site collections

I am writing an archival Feature for a SharePoint 2010 list using C#. I have it copying the list items and all version history over to the new site collection but the Modified By and Created By fields ...
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Powershell script to find permissions for a specific user

what am i doing wrong user.ps1 $user = "sp2010\systemsacct" $site = $gc | Get-SPSite sp2010 $site | Get-SPWeb -Limit All | Get-SPUserEffectivePermissions $user Out-GridView -Title "Web ...
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Filter between dates in QueryManager

I'm using a custom search implementation where I'm using the QueryManagers UserQuery property to filter my results, like so: queryManager.UserQuery = "\"abcde\" Scope:\"Scope Name\""; ("abcde" is ...
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Side by side web parts on master 2010

I'm new to sharepoint 2010. I am modifying a master file but I'm not quite sure how everything works. I have added a mainplaceholder in the master template. In the web interface I can add a web part ...
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SharePoint 2010 - prevent My Site access for some users

I have the situation that we have two SP2010 farms, one for internal and one for internal and external users (different AD's, with trust relationship). Goal: I want to have only MySites for internal ...
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Getting automatically inlogged to the anonymous site

I have a SharePoint server 2010 development machine where I have extended the web application so the site can be accessed anonymously to do my tests. Now let's say that i go into http://contoso....
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Have calculated column return boolean

I have a calculated column which I have set to check if another column is blank or not. I have a webservice which looks into this list and should return true or false if the column is empty or not. ...
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Possible to achieve mass redirect in SharePoint? Some IIS function? Something else?

For example, x/SiteDirectory/governingboard/handbook/ and anything under it needs to redirect x/about/gov/handbook x/SiteDirectory/emphandbook/ and anything under it needs to redirect x/depts/hr/x-...
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Create a SPD 2010 Workflow To Check, Verify Date, and Delete an Empty Folder

I am trying to find out if there is a way to create a workflow (SPD 2010) for a Document Library that will delete an empty folder from the library if it has been empty for more than a specific number ...
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Display Related Blog Posts web part based on the category of current post

When reading a blog post in SharePoint, I'd like to be able to display a list of other posts that are related based on the category of the existing post. I thought I could just add the post list web ...
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How to automatically copy/save a SharePoint list monthly for archiving purposes

I have a SharePoint List that gets updated by users on a regular basis in our SharePoint 2010 instance. At the start of every month (i.e. 11/1/2013) I want to copy that list to another location as a ...
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Correct Way to Reassign Workflow Tasks in Visual Studio WF

What is the correct way to programmatically reassign a task to another individual in a SharePoint 2010 custom workflow? We do not want to simply change the person to whom the task is assigned although ...
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How do I populate a library by mapping a network drive?

I am pretty new to SharePoint, and have been asked to populate a library with an automatically generated report. The report comes out once a day for three weeks at the beginning and end of every ...
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Do I need FIM on a single SharePoint 2010 Server?

I have installed a SharePoint 2010 on a single server. It's a Windows Server 2008 Active Directory. Do I need FIM installed? I currently see both services as Disabled And since I have an issue ...
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QueryManager UserQuery syntax

I'm trying to use the QueryManager to get some results, but I don't know what the variable name for the query in the UserQuery property of the QueryManager should be. This works: userQuery = String....
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How do I remove enterprise client access features

When I downloaded the trial version of SP 2010, it was the first time I ever used it. When asked for a trial product key, I entered the key for "Enterprise Client Access License Features" when I ...
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SharePoint lists and views

I created a simple list with the capability of creating folders. The default view shows the selectable folder names (only). Problem: When I select the folder, it opens the associated list of entrys,...
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Navigation settings not applied after save

My site is a publishing site, therefor I get the navigation setting on site settings. Update: I made an empty site, and then I activated the features for a publishing site. When I use the publishing ...
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Table Of Contents Web Part displaying deleted site

I have inserted a Table of Contents web part onto a page and made sure it is not displaying hidden sites, and is only showing 1 level of information. Fine. Strangely it is displaying a site that we ...
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Sub site with own content database

We have one site collection with many sub sites in one content database. Now we wanna "split" the content into more content databases. Is it possible to "move" the sub sites into a new content ...
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Understanding Access rights on User Information List

I am here to get some details on User Information List(available at http://domainname.com/_catalogs/users/simple.aspx ), which i did find on the internet. As it is available under _catalogs, only ...
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Execute a retention stage (expiration policy) only for items that are bigger than some specified size

In Information Management Policies, one can set a retention policy for an item, e.g. if item is older than 3 years, then move it to recycle bin. You can then apply this policy to a content type in a ...
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Upgrade to CBA after 2010 to 2013 Migration

I'm in the process of upgrading an Intranet publishing site from 2010 to 2013. I have the new 2-server farm up and running. My next step is to detach/attach the 2010 databases to the new 2013 ...