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is it possible to rename the WSS_Logging database for sp2010?

This is for sp2010. I'm considering setting up another SP farm using the same back-end SQL server. Problem is, amongst other things, I'm not seeing any way to rename the WSS_Logging database. Google ...
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Are there cummulative updates for “Language Pack for SharePoint Foundation 2010”?

I installed the SP1 for each language pack and i cannot find any cummulative updates for the language packs. Do they exist or am i up to date?
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Customize Filters in Document Library

We got several document libraries which has a column type. This like all other columns can be filtered by values that is inserted on the document library. In Type, we got file types like doc, docx, ...
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Auto-compress images when uploaded to Image Library

I have a need to auto compress images as they are uploaded to an image library. Using code or otherwise how could I go about this? I don't want to specify a fixed height / width but would rather ...
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Select powerpoint slides and then build a presentation from it

I have a business unit that would like a document library that displays a series of pre-approved company Powerpoint slides. The user would then select the slides that want, click a button and a ...
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Get site name to create a dynamic URL

I would like to know if there is a way to get the Site Name to somehow create a dynamic url within a content editor webpart. For example if I have the following absolute url: ...
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Sharepoint Updates and Build Numbers

I have two servers, one test and one production in which I ran the following command from Sharepoint Management Shell. (get-spfarm).buildversion I got two different build versions: 14.0.6117.5002 ...
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Is there a way to create a list view that only displays certain items for the last few days?

I hope this will be a very basic question. :) I am using a Task List in a SP 2010 Foundation site to keep track of work in progress with a small team. We are using the default Status values (Not ...
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SharePoint Online CSOM Authentication Code does not working on Sandbox solution

i need to customize public site and used custom login page for authenticated SharePoint Users. i am follow below post : http://community.office365.com/en-us/forums/154/p/57156/207461.aspx#207461 ...
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use of 14hive resources in XSLT for XLV

Is there a way to use 14hive(!) custom resources ( Resource:MyCompany.MyProject.resx, MyProject.SomeComponent.SomeResourceKey; ) in a XSLT files for XsltListViewWebPart (and views)? Please, notice the ...
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Listdata.svc via REST refuses to return data

I'm trying to pull down some list data from listdata.svc using the standard method as documented in the msdn: var listUrl = 'http://development.contoso.com/_vti_bin/ListData.svc/Contacts'; $.ajax({ ...
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How to make global navigation consistent throughout main site and subsites?

I am developing a SharePoint intranet for the company I work for. The intranet is made up of the main site and then several subsites. I would like the Navigation to be the same on every page and in ...
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storing persistant data at farm level for a timer job

Ive created a timer job and a application page so i can set some custom values that the timer job uses. Im currently storing the values in the farm.properties hastable so that the timer job can ...
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When creating a sharepoint site can list content be mixed with web-parts?

When creating a sharepoint site can list content be mixed with web-parts ? So the list content can easily be exposed with a web-service and the web parts can exist alongside the list content parts.
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Sharepoint 2010 - Save & Close and discard checkouts

I was working in Sharepoint 2010 and have made a load of changes to a page. Thoughout the day I was frequently saving and closing the page, but not checking in or publishing the page (it needed to be ...
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Workflow consuming webservice - Editing the address?

My State Machine Workflow (SP 2010) consumes an external Web Service that I have added as a Service Reference in Visual Studio. The WCF Service is currently hosted in my local machine. We have ...
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Get SharePoint Group Permissions Via PowerShell

I am looking for a PowerShell command to get the permissions of a SharePoint group on a securable object. I have googled for a while but without success. I am aware of the ...
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ArgumentOutOfRangeException after editing a page

I am replacing a colleague for the support of a SharePoint 2010 intranet. I have edited a page to move a webpart below another webpart. An ASP .Net exception page has been displayed after clicking the ...
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Value of currency type colum is wrongly displayed in workflow email

In my list, I have a column called "Cost" which is a currency type column. When a user creates a new item in the list, I send a workflow email. In that email, I use [%Current Item:Cost%] to pull up ...
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Disabled ribbon buttons in the library view

We had a user who installed IE 10. This messed up the users access to SharePoint 2010 sites. Then we removed IE 10, but in IE 9 the user still has a couple of Ribbon buttons that she used to use in ...
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How to hide “Save” button on the MS Dialogue (pop-up) Ribbon?

I want to hide the "Save" button in the pop-up window which appears when we add new item. I tried using javascript getElementById to hide in NewForm.aspx page but it didn't work. Update: I ...
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IE warning - Microsoft Office Contact Retriever

When I open a SP 2010 page with IE 10 on Windows 8, I get this warning: Internet Explorer Security A website wants to open web content using this program on your computer: Name: ...
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How can user profile subtypes be assigned in batch?

Long story short, I don't want to have to go into each profile and assign them to a sub-type. Can this be accomplished in batch somehow? Ideally , it would be great to somehow use audiences. If I ...
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Filter list data based on page Url

I have a relatively small SharePoint list. When a user comes to the list page I want a generalized list to display with a search box. I want this list to have no parameters or variables attached to it ...
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Configure Survey Graphical Summary to hide values without a selection

I made a survey where there is a long list for a dropdown. When I go view the Graphical Summary, it displays every single survey question option with a 0%. Is there a way to show only the survey ...
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Adding values to column filter of a list

Ive created some custom xsl for a view in a project i am working on. One of the columns shows a custom message depending on some date comparisons i am performing against other columns in the xsl. ...
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SharePoint 2010 Survey Add Title Header on Survey Page

I am new to the Sharepoint and was working with the Sharepoint Surveys. I had created a survey and needed to add the survey title to the Survey Dialog Page. I was able to edit the NewForm.aspx under ...
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how to update properties of item in doc set with client object model

I've been able to create doc sets and upload files to it with the client object model. I am having difficulty updating the properties of the files in the doc sets. Here is what I've tried: public ...
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SP2010 Claims Access Denied

Something happened in the course of two days where all claims users are getting access denied. This is what my claims id looks like when looking at policy for web application (it has full control ...
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Calculated Value of “Start Time” in a calendar is not working

I am having a problem with a content type-specific, Reusable workflow. I use it for a calendar. When ever an event is created, I send an email to the approver with Name of the event, start time and ...
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missing content type name and description in the new item dropdown [duplicate]

I have created a content type based on the oob item content type, list definition and a list instance and they are activated via a web scoped feature. It all works as expected apart from one thing. ...
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Where to expose the data within a web part via a web service

List data can be exposed via a web service but how can web parts be also exposed via a web service ? I think this question is similar to ...
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Empty before properties when routing a non office document with content organizing rules

I have an event reiver which checks if some metadata has changed if so (and if it's set to the corect value) then an email has will be sent When I upload a document in my drop off library and set the ...
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Sharepoint 2010 products configuration wizard giving error

Small disclaimer: I am a n00b at Sharepoint. I am actually a developer and have just been given Sharepoint platform saying that I have to get it running properly =/ Have had no training, all my ...
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SharePoint 2010 Publishing - are you able to modify web part?

I have a publishing site and I created a page, which allows publishing, but also allows me to add web parts. When I open this page in Designer it informs me that I can only edit the layout mode and ...
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configuring status list using date column, if greater than [date column] status goes red

I am using a status list that is pulling from another sharepoint list, I would like to use a date column labeled "Due Date" and tell the indicator to turn red when the "Due Date" has passed... This ...
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Need preview pane for meeting agenda replies

I have a customer who was migrated to sharepoint 2010 from previous version. When adding an agenda we need to be able to view the replies to the agenda within the site where the agenda's and replies ...
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Conditionally Require Approval on List Items

I have a calendar list, and I need to have it so that only items that meet a certain condition require approval. I have tried to use workflow, but when I fire them on the create/change event, the ...
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Unable to choose between minor and major versions when checking in .mpp files

Add a Microsoft Project 2010 .mpp file to a SharePoint 2010 document library. 'Create major and minor (draft) versions' is turned on in the library. Click on the .mpp file from within the doc library. ...
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Sharepoint - SAML Authentication

I have a Sharepoint web application running on SAML security (based on user e-mail). I have a problem with one user that is not managing to log-in. Basically the IT admin, have done a mistake and have ...
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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 ...