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Can I develop a SharePoint 2010 Service Application using .NET 4 or 4.5?

Since SharePoint 2010 Service Applications are abstracted out, is there any way to develop Service Applications using the .NET 4.0 or 4.5?
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Does Sharepoint 2010 Enterprise work on SQL Standard version?

We are planning to get a backup server at Amazon EC2. As per my finding, Amazon supports only SQL Standard version. Can someone please help me with the above question. And, will any services be ...
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How to prevent alerts from SPEmailEventReceiver?

I have been struggling with a small but irritating problem for a while now and suddenly I ran out of ideas. I have implemented an email event receiver in Sharepoint 2010. The event receiver creates ...
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SPD error “Controls in this category require a Microsoft Sharepoint Publishing Page Layout” in toolbox Page Fields & Content Fields

I'm trying to create a page layout on SharePoint 2010, based on a new Page Layout Content Type subclassed from the Publishing Content Type "Page". I got the new content type created ok, with existing ...
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Is a Site Column related to a web or site collection

just going through some slides for SharePoint 2010 Developer Certification slides and it says Site Columns are related to web, but I thought they are created on site collection level, can someone ...
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whats the difference between IIS web application and SharePoint web application

I have been working on SharePoint for a long time but still confused with the concept of webapplications in SharePoint and IIS, I would also like to know the relationship between them. I just studied ...
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Adding ECB to search results

I need to add the ECB functionality to the results of a document search (Core Search results). Does anyone know if this is possible? I was hoping to add this through the XSL of the web part but ...
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Opening a document from Document Set vs. using direct Link

I have some documents stored in a document Set. I noticed that opening the file by clicking on it in the document set produces a different behavior than taking this exact same link and putting it on ...
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How to show documents in a webpart like Sharepoint does?

I have this Visual Web Part that make a request to a WCF service and returns a list of Sharepoint documents. Currently I'm showing them in a <ul>, creating the HTML in the succeded ajax event in ...
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SharePoint 2010 values from the Site Parameters in Site Options

How can I get access to the parameters in SharePoint 2010's Site Options / Parameters area from a site page? I am looking to create a global variable to use in constructing a querystring and wasn't ...
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Navigation remains same when selecting list

I have SharePoint list named "XXXXXXXXXXXX". when select any list item then the navigation removed and the options pane will appear. i want the navigation remains same even if i select list or list ...
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How to synchronize Google Calender and SharePoint Calender ?

I am using SharePoint 2010 and I wants to create web part that synchronize My Google Calender and SharePoint Calender in both way Google to SharePoint and SharePoint to Google. I need to create a ...
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How to get a custom webpart from a site using code?

I have created a custom webpart. I want to get that webpart and add it to my custom application page using code. How can I get it?
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Audience style targeting based on User Profile

Im looking for a way to target people for blogs or other information across my company who might be employed at multiple locations or moved locations. The thought is that User is at Y city normally ...
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Creating site collection with SSL

I'm having an issue with what will be a production SharePoint server. It's a Win2008 R2 running SharePoint 2010. For database server we use a SQL 2008 R2 on a separate server. We have the luxury of ...
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Joining two lists in a single view or edit form

I'm having trouble creating a joined edit or view form from 2 lists in Sharepoint 2010. Details I have two lists in Sharepoint 2010 that have a 1:1 relationship. When a user creates an entry in the ...
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Repeated login prompts and being logged in as another user?

When visiting the root site, users are repeatedly prompted to login. After many prompts, a partial page will begin to display. If more than 1 user is attempting to login in the above fashion, another ...
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What are the limitations of Mobile device access in Sharepoint 2010

I need to know Limitations of mobile device access in SharePoint 2010 vs desktop access to Sharepoint 2010, before I start a sharepoint mobile access project. What features don't work out of the box ...
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SQL Server Agent in my Web Farm

Im trying to setup some scheduling in my SharePoint 2010 Farm, where I have 2 WFE's and 1 DB server. In attempting to setup a scheduled task, I received the error "The SQL Agent service is not ...
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Turning on information management policy causes security exception

I have some code: SPFieldMultiChoice category = (SPFieldMultiChoice)contentType.Fields["Category"]; Where contentType is a SPContentType instance. This works fine as part of some code ...
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Which one is strongly typed the SharePoint Client Object Model or REST

I was researching about the SharePoint Client Object Model and REST but I am confused which one is strongly typed.
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RSS Viewer Can't load

My RSS Viewer always in "Retrieving Data" mode but can't show anything. It just says that it retrieves data. In Sharepoint Designer 2010 on the RSS Viewer area a message displays. It says ; "The ...
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Error installing SharePoint 2010

I try to install SharePoint 2010 on Windows 8. There is a problem on step 7 of Configuration Wizard: 11/04/2012 19:12:28 8 ERR Failed to provision the SharePoint Central Administration Web ...
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Copying a single field item from a list to a related task list using SPD workflows

I'm really new to Sharepoint 2010 and was wondering if it is possible to copy a single field from an item in a list to a related task? Basically I have a holiday request list that triggers an ...
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Discussion Board Web Part items' URLs wrong after WSS 3.0 to SharePoint Foundation 2010 migration

I recently migrated from WSS 3.0 to SharePoint Foundation 2010 without any website-breaking changes. The only issue I've run into so far is that the URL for two Discussion Board Web Parts on the ...
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Moving list template to different farm with different site template

I have a simple list that I saved as a template, and moved to a different site collection in a different web application. The list template isn't showing up in the create new list dialog, and I've ...
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Can't access some folders through Windows Explorer

We've encountered a strange problem accessing a SharePoint 2010 document archive through Windows Explorer on a Windows 7 machine. The archive has been mapped as a network drive and everything works as ...
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CAML Query for Values Not “In” (with sufficiently different title to let me post the question)

I have the following CAML query: <Where> <In> <FieldRef Name='ObjectID' /> <Values> <Value Type='Integer'>71</Value> <Value ...
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Dynamically registering JavaScript from within a sandbox web part

I am mid-way through development of a corporate intranet that will be hosted in SharePoint Online. For this reason, we are restricted to using sandbox solutions. One of the last "gotchas" that I need ...
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PerformancePoint - How do I select from all members in a dimension based on a list when making a KPI?

I have set up a SharePoint task list that my team is using to track regular deliverables. Based on this, I have created a KPI in PerformancePoint that uses the task list as a data source. I have also ...
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Add PrefixStyleSheet property to SharePoint 2010 Wiki editor?

I am looking for a way to control the rich text options availabe in the new SharePoint 2010 wiki sites - not the Enterprise Wikis, but the new wiki format that is the default team site template. On ...
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What is the best way to display content from multiple sites on the same page?

We are new to SharePoint and have built out a few sites for departments, projects and teams. So far things are going well. Our lists and libraries are staring to grow and become useful. One ...
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Method not found after adding code class to SharePoint Web Part

I'm creating a SharePoint Web Part that displays list items. To display these items I am using an asp:ListView and <%#Eval() %>. I needed to change the output of <%#Eval() %> so I added a ...
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Custom Sequential Workflow creates 10 items for 1 event in Calendar

I had created a Custom Sequential Workflow in Visual Studio 2010 which runs when any Event is added in Calendar List. I have created a Custom Column named "Sequence". Now when I create any event in ...
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How to insert a named hyperlink anchor in InfoPath?

I have an infopath form, and I want to create a sort of table of contents so that when users return to finish filling out their forms (after having left off), they can jump to the section. I see that ...
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Will this query return ALL files modified today?

I'm running SharePoint 2010 and SQL Server 2008 R2. It's hugely important that I create a list of every file within a given content database that has been modified today, 10/31. Will this query do ...
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Can I safely rename applications residing under 'SharePoint Web Services' in IIS?

I understand that sharepoint creates the SharePoint Web Services for a number of purposes, as described here. Here is my particular instance: Is it possible to organize/rename these GUID named ...
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Claims Authentication (ADFS &STS)

Can i have ADFS authentication mechanism for 1 subsite and SSO implementation for 3-4 subsites ? i am using Claims based authentication.I have ADFS already configured.I have 1 webapplication and have ...
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Sharepoint 2007 => 2010 Migration issues on Visual Upgrade

I've migrated one portal to a new farm, using the Detach Database method. Everything went ok until I started testing. Visual Upgrade didn't return any error but, when viewing list contents ...
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Creating users in the User Profile Service

Background We are currently using SharePoint 2010 and are potentially looking at SharePoint 2013 for an upcoming project. Question The article below suggests that user profiles cannot be created ...
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All about SharePoint licences

My question is regarding the licensing of the SharePoint, basically there was already a topic done about it, but it had just bunch of references to website which i already saw and i still didnt get my ...
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Creating semi-automatic hyperlinks to other items in same library

I have created some pages in the 'Pages' library pertaining to certain content. They have an extra field called 'Description' used to store the summary about the page. Now, if the description on a ...
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Alternate Access Mappings affecting Page Layouts

I have recently changed our url from http ://servername to http ://urlname I changed the AAM to reflect this as well as alter the binding in IIS It seems to work fine but when ever I create a new ...
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How to create a column from the value of another using xsl?

I have a custom list with two columns. I want to use xsl to take the value of the fields in the first column, build a hyperlink and put it in the second column. Please don't suggest calculated ...
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Disable all the fields in an InfoPath 2010 form after it has been submitted?

Is it possible to disable all the fields in an InfoPath 2010 form after it has been submitted to a SharePoint list? Any help will be greatly appreciated.
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Read init params of workflow after it started

There's a sharepoint 2010 site of which I'm administrator. This site has a library with many items and workflows. One of the workflows is behaving wrong. I would like to look at the initialization ...
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Error while creating Event Receiver

This is Sample of my Code SPList list = new SPSite(siteURL).OpenWeb().Lists[listName]; SPEventReceiverDefinitionCollection eventReceivers = list.EventReceivers; SPEventReceiverDefinition ...
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Custom ASPX and WebPart

I have developed a portal using SharePoint 2010 (Standard Edition). I want to develop a Master-Detail "Requisition" form using Visual Studio 2010. I don't want users to access the List and click on ...
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Can't reference Microsoft.VisualStudio.SharePoint

I installed the Visual Studio 2010 SDK on my development machine and a tutorial I am following asks me to reference Microsoft.VisualStudio.SharePoint. It is supposed to be under the .NET tab ...
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Best way to force traffic to Web Front End?

I have a SP 2010 farm with a 3-tier structure consisting of 1 DB server, 1 App Server and 1 Web Front End. When I create a Web New Web Application called "Search_WebApp", I notice that it creates the ...