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OnWorkflowItemChanged fire multiple times

I have been using a State Machine workflow (SharePoint 2010). Workflow design Main State: The Main State does not update the item. The Main State contains a OnWorkflowItemChanged. When the item ...
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Drop down custom action

I've tried to create drop down custom action for some time without any success and Google also can't help me. Anybody could to share example how to use DropDown Element as custom action? Thx for ...
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Managed metadata field grey when deploying with powershell

I have a powershell script that does the following: Create web application x Add and install some wsps Create site collection using a site definition deployed with one of the wsps. 3b. The ...
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Can not open the package designer in visual studio 2010

I can not open the package designer in a SharePoint project. When I double-click Package or when I right-click Package and then select "View designer" then the XML file Package.package is displayed. ...
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Control JavaScript with Ribbon Button

my aim is to add a Ribbon Button which is opening a printing dialog for a selected file in a document library. I already added the Button with SP Designer and linked it with a html file which is ...
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Connect to SharePoint Online using the Client Object Model from .NET 3.5

We have an on premise SharePoint 2010 farm, and a SharePoint Online 2013 farm. We would like to be able to have a solution running on the on premise farm that will talk to the online farm. Since the ...
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Migrate SharePoint (MOSS 2007 & SharePoint Server 2010) Users from one domain to another

We are preparing for a companywide domain user migration from Domain A to Domain B (of all corporate apps and services). However, only about half of the users will be migrated because the other half ...
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Adding Events to custom Listfielditerator

I'm rendering a custom FormTemplate that includes a ListfieldIterator. How can I add an event like onclick to one of my controls rendered by the iterator? Thanks in advance
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Can not delete a column from an InfoPath form library

I am replacing a colleague for the support of a SharePoint 2010 intranet. A functionality has been implemented allowing users to make holiday requests. The user fills in an InfoPath form to make an ...
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Character case difference in account name retrieved with UserProfileService

I am replacing a colleage for support of a SharePoint 2010 intranet. A functionality has been implemented in a site allowing users to make holiday requests. A user must fill in an InfoPath form to ...
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“User cannot be found.” error in Powershell

I am writing a PowerShell script to re-sync my users to the AD because of a problem I have described Here. From time to time I get a "Set-SPUser : user cannot be found." error but when I call the same ...
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I'm unable to update the multiline description field in a document library for office documents

I have a document library with ~1,800 documents in it. There are 4 content types with about 20 total combined fields. When I view and update properties everything seems to work except for one specific ...
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Stop Local Accounts From Being Included in User Profile Synchronization

I've created connection filters that should filter out any service accounts from being imported from AD. It's worked for all service accounts except for the Sharepoint search and Sharepoint service ...
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SharePoint 2010 Listview creates “Unable to display…” error after adding inline style

First let me say I have been all over the web looking for a fix and keep finding references to the XsltTransformTimeOut value. I have already had our admins set ours from 1 to actually 10 seconds and ...
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LI items not showing in the same font size

I have edited my home page using sharepoint designer to include a un-ordered list to display a series of links. For some reason the very first link "Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs" ...
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How do i “Refresh” each site collection's permissions?

My network admin have deactivated a lot of users from the Active Directory, and recreated them using the same username but with a different OU, Now the SP 2010 does not recognize these users or their ...
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Adding Footer navigation in SharePoint 2010

I need to have footer navigation menu similar to the one i have used for top navigation in SharePoint 2010. But the catch is it should be created with diffrent UI i.e CSS classes may get changed. ...
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SharePoint 2010 - How to edit the default message “There are no items to show in this view of the list.”

Is it possible to edit the default message "There are no items to show in this view of the "listname" list. To add a new item, click "New" in a simple (out of the box) way? I would like to display a ...
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SP2010 Foundation Web Analytics Issue on Top Level Site Only

I have a site collection in SharePoint 2010 Foundation that has several sub-sites within the one collection. I have setup all the correct settings in the Central Admin to turn on the logging to allow ...
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Track users opening files from the farm?

Our internal auditors have made a request to produce a regular report that shows when users access certain files. With this in mind I was wondering - is there a way in the object model or otherwise ...
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How to implement HTML5 Video in Sharepoint 2010?

Has anyone had any success in building a web-part with HTML5 video and using it in SP 2010? Background: Currently I am using JWPlayer by imbedding an HTML page using a content editor web-part. I ...
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How do i automatically get date and time when status of a task is changed?

How do i capture date and time when status of task is changed? I have 3 different columns Date Assigned, Date In Progress, Date Completed. When a task is assigned to a user, is there a way Date ...
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Exchange event receivers of lists

Recently i faced an interview question for which i am unable to find a suitable answer. I was given a scenarion to implement, which goes like this. There are two event receivers Ea and Eb, these are ...
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Alert on document library comes through 3 times

I am using SharePoint 2010......when I create an Alert I do get an email saying I created the Alert, but when I do something that will kick of the Alert I do get the email that say I added a new ...
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How to add the service mark (SM) symbol in SharePoint 2010 web parts

I can add the trademark (TM) symbol in SharePoint no problem however even the HTML version of the service mark (SM) symbol (℠) doesn't display. All I get is the invalid character box. I'm trying ...
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sharepoint 2010 contacts duplicates

I have created a contacts list in SharePoint 2010 and need to be able to stop duplicate contact information from being added to this list. I am not finding an "out of the box" method is there some way ...
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Contribute without delete permission level and Connect to Outlook

I know that I can create Contribute without delete permission level. Now suppose I create a discussion board and give users this permission level. When they connect this list to Outlook, they are ...
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how to add list column values to workflow email?

I have a calendar list and I added several text box column values. I am using a customized workflow created in SharePoint Designer 2010 to send an email when there is a new event is added. I want to ...
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Change date list in quick launch area to date+subject (SP2010)

We have created a Meeting Workspace on our site and we want to collect all the meetings in this workspace (which is working just fine). But: The list of meetings in the workspace is only showing the ...
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Wrong Start Time displayed in Workflow email

I am using a workflow email to alert the users about a new event. I am able to get the name of the event and end time of the event in email successfully using [%Current Item:Name of Event%] and ...
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Sharepoint column split - common and different

I have a number of pages in Sharepoint - one for each country. I want my left hand column to be the same for each country (for global announcements), and the right hand column to be different for each ...
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Unable to assign this e-mail address to the list, because the address is in use.

How do I get rid of this error... I disabled an re-enabled the incoming mail settings in a document library. When type in the alias i get this error: Unable to assign this e-mail address to the list, ...
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Search server 2010 not indexing ascx/aspx files

I have set up an instance of Microsoft Search Server 2010, and am trying to get it to index ASCX, ASPX, Master and CSHTML files, but it's not currently working. The search application seems to find ...
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SharePoint 2010: How to determine in what mode SQL Server Reporting Services is installed

SharePoint 2010 Standard farm. How can I determine in what mode the SQL Server Reporting Services is installed? When installing SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS), you must choose the mode in ...
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Finding SPGroup list views

When I go to 'people and groups' then select a group I am looking at a list view with a few columns. Is there a way to retreive this view programmatically?
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SharePoint Permissions not working

I am using SharePoint 2010. When I set permissions (I Only grand myself access) on a document library or folder or document EVERYONE can still see it and download the documents. Why is that? What is ...
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sharepoint 2010 context menu event handler

i want to hide sharepoint 2010 list/library context menu based on users. i am using below javascript $(document).ready(function(){ $('.ms-MenuUIPopupBody').live('blur', function() { ...
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Client Object Model - Select distinct

I am using ClientObjectModel (C#) to retreive data from a custom list, which is structured like this: What i need is some kind of "select distinct" which retreives only the categories, without ...
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How do I Update WebParts from an Application Page

I have a situation where I have a Web Part that contains a SPGridView. In fact I have 3 instances all filtering differently on the same list, all on default.apsx. I have an application page that ...
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Error exporting list to excel - permissions for resource throttling ceiling

What level of permissions have to be assigned to a user account in SharePoint 2010 for them to qualify as an "administrator" and therefore grant them access to the higher ceiling for resource ...
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Execute SPFeatureReceiver only on site creation

We have recently upgraded from SharePoint 2007 to 2010 and we aren't yet ready to train users on the new interface, so I've created a SPFeatureReceiver that will set the site template back to the 2007 ...
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Sharepoint 2010: Approve Blogpost with REST

Is there a way to automatically approve Blogposts I created with a .Net Webrequest/REST? I can currently add posts to the Blogs list just fine, but I can't get them to be approved/be published ...
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SQL Server Reporting Services: The remote server returned an error: (500) Internal Server Error

I'm running a SharePoint 2010 Standard farm. I have 2 Web Front-end Servers, an application server running SSRS and 2 Database servers. SSRS is installed using the Microsoft SQL Server 2012 RS Add-In ...
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Setting permissions on folder not working

I am using SharePoint 2010. I set permissions on my folder but yet everyone can still see and access the documents in the folder. What is going on here?
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Sharepoint User Login

Recently I have a problem that new Active Directory users cannot log into Sharepoint. All other functionality seems fine, but it appears to be failing to create new user accounts. To me, it looks ...
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Possible to add XSLT to CQWP through UI?

Using C#, I am inserting web parts into web part zones programmatically and styling them. More specifically, I'm inserting CQWP's and assigning XSLT files to them. I'm now wanting to allow users to ...
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how to configure a timer job to run in specific servers?

If I have a big environment with 100,000 users, I am planning to split the servers for WFE, Application Servers and Batch Processing. I wonder if there is an specific way to enable/install specific ...
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SharePoint 2010 MUI doesn't work with Office 2007 templates?

MUI is active and working, however when the office document templates retrieves the list fields names, they're retrieved with the List/Web based language and not the user context language. Is that a ...
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Hide SharePoint 2010 context menu [duplicate]

I am trying to hide the SharePoint 2010 context menu. I wrote the following code: $(document).ready(function(){ $('.ms-MenuUIPopupBody').live('blur', function() { ...
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Refinement panel and paging web part stopped working after core search result WP modification

I have tried following example for my requirement: Disable search security trimmer? Search result web part is working fine but the Refinement panel and paging web part stopped working. Any way to ...