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List Views not showing certain field data for Infopath Form Library 2010

Has anyone ever had the problem where a SharePoint 2010 InfoPath Form Library will randomly 'disconnect' itself from certain fields from the form data in the list view? Hard to explain I guess. But, ...
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Trying to attach to Farm but for Passphrase SharePoint 2010

My Front End Server Crashed for one of my SharePoint 2010 (Version 14.0.4762.1000) Farms. I restored the Farm via my backup system. However, I am unsuccessful trying to connect to the original Farm ...
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Recreate OOTB Timer Job

Just accidentally deleted an out-of-the-box timer job in SharePoint Foundation 2010, the "Change Log" Timer Job, using PowerShell (SPJobDefinition.Delete()) in a farm with only one server. How can I ...
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Not able to show the xlsx reports in webbrowser

I am not able to display the xlsx reports in web browser . It displays an alert as to open,save,save .... If the URL is host site/myreport.xlsx it shows an alert ... If the URL is given as host ...
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SPUser have logon into Site Collection?

Possible to loop through all Site Collection Users and check if they have ever logon into the Site Collection and when? db table dbo.UserInfo tokens info can be useful? this script can retrieve the ...
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Sharepoint 2010 renders Pages wrong on mobile Safari

I have a Problem with the rendering of Sharepoint 2010 Pages on iOS. This problem occurs on iOS5-7 in Safari/Chrome on my iPad and iPhone. I've tried this on different Sharepoint Pages, Standard and ...
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SharePoint 2010 - Trying to reconnect to a Different /Old Farm but forgot the Farm Passphrase

I am trying to recover a farm and reconnect to old the Old Farm, ie., the Original Configuration Database. I unfortunately forgot the Farm Passphrase when it asks for it. Is there anyway possible at ...
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How do I use XSL to filter SharePoint columns

Using: SharePoint 2010, Designer 2010 I have a SharePoint list rendered in a view. It is grouped by the values of one column, it is called "Cost-Center". I would like to sum the values of the "Budget"...
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Sharepoint 2010 Accidently deleted Tasks field Description. Can't get it back

I have been trying to find a way to restore the Tasks list Description column in the task list. The reason I need this column is so that it will sync with Outlook Tasks. The column can't just be named ...
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Cannot be blank as rule in sharepoint designer and infopath

Is there a way inside workflow rules to make this rule: "if field A is not empty, then field B cannot be blank"?
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Timer.Tick is not firing in webpart mobile adapter

I'm trying to use a Timer in my mobile adapter page (SharePoint 2010). But seems that the event Timer.Tick is not firing. Anyone knows if System.Web.UI.Timer is compatible with WebPartMobileAdapter?
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In Excel, OnClick I need to save then add a workbook to a SPT 2010 Standard Edition doc Library? How to do this?

I am not a coder, but I have seen VB scripts that "kind of" does this.. I'm willing to try (nervous smile). I need to add a button in an Excel workbook that will "auto upload" the workbook to a ...
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Remove Content Type Hub URL

I used a Powershell script to add the URL for the Content Type hub, as in the picture below. Now I wish to remove this URL. Not replace it, but remove it altogether using PowerShell. Is this ...
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Best Bets Missing When Query Contains Multiple Keywords

Let's say I have a Keyword "Hello", and a Best Bet associated to it called "Hello There". Let's say I have another Keyword "Goodbye", and a Best Bet associated to it called "Goodbye Son". If I ...
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Column validation syntax in 2010

I'm trying to find information on how to form proper column validation formulas, but can't find any explanation of formula syntax. All I keep running into are snippets of formulas, what I'm looking ...
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How to validate text input in list is a multiple of 10

I am trying to use a text column, as opposed to a number column, as I don't want any of the number formatting that automatically comes with Sharepoint. I only want this column to accept multiples of ...
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Modify code construct to allow xsl:if

In the snippet below, I want to be able to change the value in the first href= to a different WP form based on another value in the list. I want to embed the code in conditional statements to test for ...
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Prevent folder deletion in document library - Explorer view snafu

We want to prevent users from deleting top level folders in a document library. We created an event receiver on ItemDeleting that checks if the item type is a folder and if the path is the top level, ...
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SharePoint 2010 Team Project Collections Error!

I have recently migrated our current tfs and sharepoint production system onto a test enviroment to more recent versions. The new installation is a single server farm with sql, tfs and sharepoint, i ...
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How to raise character limit in FQL Query?

as stated in the msdn, the maximum length of a FQL Query is set to 2048 characters (SharePoint 2010). Is there any way to raise this limit?
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Custom Action works fine on default view but not other?

I have a list. Over in Visual Studio 2010, I have a customized replacement for the "Delete Item" button in the Ribbon, my customized version fires off a workflow, and some other stuff. In order to get ...
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How to implement openid providers with Sharepoint?

I need to implement Openid providers with Sharepoint . The implementation would be something similar to Sharepoint.Stackexchange site. The user clicks http://sgdf.com and user should be taken to a ...
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Hiding parts of form InfoPath2010 button

I am Trying to create a form in InfoPath 2010. I would like it that when a button is selected it hides certain parts of the form. Ideally it will hide tables. I have looked at rules but there seems to ...
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Fast Search - Managed Metadata field stores whole hierarchy of terms

On a list I have a field that links to the term store (managed metadata service application). Users can select multiple terms that are organized in a hierarchy. TermSet Parent 1 Child 1 1 ...
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List unexpected error

We saved a list as webpart to show this list on other sites or subsites. Now there are two list which can't be open since we saved them as webpart. The webparts are working fine but the list won't ...
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Select (display) one of three different Webpart Forms based on a Users list item value; a, b, or c

All forms and lists referred to in SPD2010. I have a list (Employee Appraisal) that contains all of the data needed for the user to complete one of three different forms (Web Parts). The form to use ...
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How to “un-fix” Sharepoint page background?

I’m making a Sharepoint blog site. Instead of using the default fluid layout, I’ve altered the master page to create a fixed width site at 1000px. Here's my issue: The page background is currently ...
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Linked Field Validation

I have two fields within a list which should be dependent upon each other. When the user creates/edits a list item I need to ensure that if one of the two fields has a value then the other is ...
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Programatically setting Site Collections Administrators in SharePoint 2010 using Client Object Model

I am writing a program where I want to be able to add/remove user/groups as administrator for a given Site Collection. I am using Client Object Model API for SharePoint 2010. I havent been able to ...
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Switching Content Database caused data migration

I experienced something very strange with my development machine today, and want to ask all the SharePoint experts out there. In my development environment I had a content database, this one is quite ...
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JavaScript OM to Approve Designer Workflow Task

I have a SharePoint Designer 2010 approval workflow and I am attempting to approve the tasks via JavaScript Client Object Model. I am able to change all of the fields to "Completed"/"Approved" but the ...
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Upgrading a sandbox solution SPD reusable workflow

So, I made sure to follow all the best practices right from the beginning... use content types, create SPD reusable workflow, export the workflow as a template (sandbox solution WSP)... Built it out ...
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Force custom Ranking Model

so here is my question: I am currently working on a project, which was previously handled by multple different firms. So the code is kinda messy. In order to rank a people-search-result I've tried ...
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Branding per site collection with same feature

I have 2 site collections. I am using same feature to deploy branding. Is there a way that i can deploy my solution in one site collection without affecting the another one ? Except creating new ...
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2010-Date.aspx modification

I'm trying to adjust some of the xsl code for articles that appear under the archives area on a 2010 blog we've created. I have a new column that will display an alternate "author" but I cannot seem ...
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How to remove corrupt SharePoint 2010 installation?

Somehow the database on by dev box became corrupt and something happened to the SharePoint timer service. I have tried for several hours now to repair the farm without luck and have thus reverted to ...
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Send Plain Text Email from SharePoint Designer 2010 Workflow

In Microsoft's infinite knowledge it appears as though they force all emails to be sent as HTML in SharePoint 2010+. This is causing a great deal of pain as the emails that are sent from the ...
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SharePoint 2010 Modal Dialog on Page Load

I have created an application page that mimics an input form. This form will eventually go into an SP List with other forms. What I'm after is when a user clicks the link to the form from the SP ...
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Sharepoint 2010 - web analytics results limit

Is there a way of getting Central Administration web analytics to return more than 2000 results? This appears to be the default maximum. I need a list of all users and their associated page views ...
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Why can people change other people's items even though I set it up not to?

I have created a shared list where members can add new items and edit their own items. These members only have the ability to contribute, and not the ability to manage lists. In the list's advanced ...
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Why can't I get this calculated field to work?

I'm trying to create a calculated column (text) which contains a combination of 3 other columns. I've asked another similar question but that was a different subject - now I'm trying to do this in a ...
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How to access Information Management Policy 'separate retention setting for records' from the object model

Part of my solution manages Information Policies. I'm trying to find out if it is possible to access a particular setting from the object model. On the Edit Policy page, you can specify a different ...
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Create GUI to run sp-commands using c#

I have a requirement to create a GUI that talks with sharepoint management shell and gives the output then and there. i tried the solution given here http://www.codeproject.com/Articles/18229/How-to-...
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How can I assign metadata to federated documents?

I have a set of documents that must reside on a file share, but I need them to be indexed by SharePoint 2010 search (FAST), and I also need to assign metadata to the documents. If there were no ...
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CAML Query - Does <IN> count as one or multiple lookups?

In a CAML Query I filter for multiple lookup fields by combining multiple <Or> statements. This caused a log entry like this: Some lookup fields were omitted from the query result because the ...
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Check column value

Is it possible to check a column in a library for unique or rather similar values? We have a librabry and it is very important to detect duplicate documents. We uncheck the overwrite checkbox, but if ...
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Automatic folder approval

We are creating folders every day via Project Web App and SharePoint 2010, and as of right now they are manually approved. Folders in our company are always allowed to be approved so my question is: ...
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How to restrict a user list to only certain types of active users? [duplicate]

In our SharePoint sites, we have a number of places where a user (SBS) can be inserted. For example, which user is responsible for a particular task. However, when selecting this user, there is a list ...
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Can list items be added automatically on a schedule?

I've created a list of "Weekly Activity" where each employee inputs information about what they've done throughout the week. One single item represents one employee's work for 1 week. I have 2 date ...
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How to default a date field to a particular day of the week?

When a new list item is added, I'd like a date field (Date From) to be defaulted to Monday of this week, as well as another date field (Date To) to Sunday of next week (creating a 1 week span Mon-Sun)....