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How to copy site collection to another server [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to copy site collection to another server I have a big corporate portal (on SharePonit 2010) and now I want to make a copy of it for my tests. So the problem is how ...
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Implement Cascaded Dropdowns without using Lookups

I have 3 lists with a great deal of data in them (7-12k rows) that I'm pulling from another system. I want to implement cascaded dropdowns between the three, but I can't populate lookups for 12,000 ...
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How can I check files In using OData for SharePoint 2010?

I am uploading files to SharePoint 2010 following the answer here: Uploading files to Document Libraries using the REST API The issue is that all of the files are set as checked out due to some ...
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Removing webpart from gallery breaks existing pages?

I have one webpart that is breaking some of my pages and I don't want it to be available on the gallery for adding it to a page however I have some pages where I do use the webpart, my question is: If ...
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Intermittant Issue with AD Group look-up in One-way trust configuration

We are seeing some odd behavior with some accounts in a SharePoint 2010 Farm that is installed in an Active Directory Domain with a 1-way trust established to another AD domain. Here is the ...
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Filter Parameter from Visual Web Part to XSLT or DataForm Web Part

I have a scenario where from Visual Web Part I need to send filter parameter to XSLTListView or DataForm Web Part on the same page! If I use Query String then I need to Response.Redirect and that will ...
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Reply permissions for a Discussion Board in a Site with Read permissions

I currently have a site where all SharePoint groups have Read permissions. However, there is one special group called Discussion Participants that should be able to post and reply to one specific ...
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Synonym letters in SharePoint serach

In alphabet of languages used in my region we have letters đ, č, ć, ž, š. People are used to type search text using English alphabet only. Expected outcome is that search engine will ignore our ...
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people picker control from sharepoint list to infopath 2010

I customized a SharePoint 2010 list to Infopath 2010. I have 4 people picker control in list. I want to show the control in a 2 diffrent sections in infopath. when i customize the the list to infopath ...
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SharePoint Server 2010: Create drill-down reports/charts

Can we create drill down reports or charts using SharePoint 2010 out of the box?
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Transfer user permissions

I have a SPListItem for which I need to transfer all directly given permissions from Alice to Bob. It sounds like a common scenario, but still I was not able to find a solution (except third party ...
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Library item “referencing” other content

Sorry for the nondescript title, it's a little hard to explain concisely. We are setting up SharePoint 2010 to act as a simple document management system, to store documents such as forms, ...
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Trouble-shooting jQuery Problems

I am using Chrome (I know not fully supported) and I wrote a small little script to display the weather using jQuery and Yahoo weather. The problem is once I placed it on the page, some parts of the ...
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Error While Creating Site Collection

I am creating Site Collection with Team Site Template. When I tried to create it shows me error that The parent content type specified by content type identifier 0x0101 does not exist. Note : ...
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Metadata missing from latest document version

We have an issue with a document library whereby documents are losing their metadata, i.e. in View Properties, the metadata fields are empty. However if you click on version history, all of the ...
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Updatepanel Leaks Memory in Webpart

I've got a very simple visual webpart and I'm trying to figure out why. In IE9, after about 10 minutes, memory usage has slowly climbed up about 5MB. If I let it keep running, it'll just keep on ...
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How to add a registration button to a calendar list / list form?

my use case is: I want to create an event management system without using meeting workspaces (sadly I/We can't use them, at least the senior dev. told me). There shall be: One Calendar List, ...
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SharePoint 2010 Open with Explorer issue

I have a customer that is having troubles with their SharePoint "Open with Explorer" feature within document libraries. The error we're seeing is "Your client does not support opening this list with ...
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How do I validate a selected “choice” field in a survey?

We've got SP2010 foundation, and the other limitation is that we do not have access to SPD or any of the programmatic ways of accomplishing this. I'm looking for information about how to set this up ...
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SharePoint Foundation [Unable to process the request in Excel Web App]

I am encountering below error msg whenever I try to open excel file (.xls, .xlsx) in SharePoint Foundation 2010 portal. Other Office files such as word, ppt opens correctly without any error but ...
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how to view assigned to info in the assignee's doc library

Good day, Can you please point me in the right direction to be able to do the following: The scenario is as follows: I have SP2010 Doc Library named Doc IQ with subfolders and documents. I have added ...
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SharePoint 2010 Newsfeed settings for privacy

i hope you can help me with the following question: Who can see my Document or Workspace Activities in their newsfeed? A: Only colleagues who have access to the document or workspace B: All my ...
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How to open application page on check in button click in document library

For a document library ,while checking in document, I need to open a customized check in form on click of check in button instead of opening inbuilt form. Does anybody know how to do this ? Thanks ...
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Understanding the Web Part Zone ID

I was wondering when I insert a web part zone into a page layout, it sets the zone ID with a long ID something like ... g_43F9D5595771428399C207E33FDC92DC Is there a reason for this or should I give ...
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SharePoint 2010 Update Panel not working with Visual WebPart

i am developing a Visual Webpart and on user control i have DropDownList with autopostback is true and a gridview control. on selectedindexchange of dropdown i am filling my gridview if i put update ...
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Problem with adding a Sharepoint Pagging to the ASP Calendar

I have got a list with 360 000 elements. I must add pagging on it because if I put only 96 000 elements to the Calendar the site with this webpart load me about 5 minutes. The module works like that I ...
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SearchServiceApplication error

I'm trying to debug an error in my SharePoint 2010 environment. I have 2 host named site collections (http://site1.com and http://site2.com) and the user account set in Central admin for the ...
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How to run a popup window from code behind in web Part writen in C#

I must run a popup warning when somebody exceeds some value. I tried a SharePoint Modal Popup using JavaScript, but I don't know how to run something from code behind with JavaScript and a SharePoint ...
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Uploading xml to document library won't start workflow

When I upload an xml document to a document library, the workflow associated with that document library won't start. Here is my the code I use to upload: using (SPSite site = new ...
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Can a workflow on one list update fields in a linked (joined) list?

I have two lists in Sharepoint 2010 that have a 1:1 relationship. When a user creates an entry in the first list (call it "Requests"), this triggers a workflow that creates a corresponding entry in a ...
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Where is the DVWP in Sharepoint 2010?

Salvete! Where can I find the Data View Web Part in Sharepoint Enterprise 2010? I can't see anywhere to enable it as a feature, and it doesn't show up in any of the web-part lists. I understand ...
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how to show top navigation bar after selecting the list?

I am using SharePoint 2010. When I select List then the site navigation menu is lost i need that menu remain same after selecting the list and also need the list Tool bar as it is. I want to do this ...
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Add custom Text Layout to Wiki library

In SharePoint 2010 Foundation a wiki library have 8 text layouts (One column, One column with sidebar, etc..) How can I add custom text layouts?
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How to update a deployed content-type?

I created a content-type and applied it inside a document library. Now, if I go to the conent-type gallery and delete one of the fields, and then go back to the library and view the available ...
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Widget container to display SharePoint 2010 web parts

I have a requirement to build a widget container which is having behavior of expandable, collapsible, configurable widget title and content displayed in the widget with the configurable source as ...
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Entire site times out after page is approved. Looks like it's caused by the NavNodes table in content database

We've got a SharePoint site that recently started giving errors randomly when approving pages. The only changes we made was to update the site to CU August 2012, and turn on UPS, but I'm not sure if ...
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How do I open, edit & save sharepoint documents via mobile phones?

We want the ability to Open, Edit & Save sharepoint documents primarily via Windows Phone, then later also for the other major mobile platforms: iOS, Android and Windows8 phones/tablets. Where do ...
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List view web part to display all item from document folder in subsites (SharePoint 2010)

How can I achieve that I can display all the documents from the document libraries from all the site collections sub sites? (Actually I only need to show the onces that where changed lately.) It ...
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_spBodyOnLoadFunctionNames.push Not working in firefox

I tried this in firefox i dont know why its not working but it working in other browsers function loadmonth() { alert('called'); } _spBodyOnLoadFunctionNames.push("loadmonth");
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Difference between WebPart & Visual Web Part

I'm not sure how Visual Web Part is different from the actual Web Part in SharePoint 2010. Thanks!
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Connect to an Oracle DB

I tried to connect Oracle at SP Designer 2010. I try to do it with custom connection string. Provider Name: Microsoft .NET Framework Data Provider for Oracle My connection String: First ...
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Web Part Date Column Expiry

I have an out--of-the-box Web Part which displays job flyer PDFs. I recently had to re-create a date column but the expiry functionality no longer works. Prior to this a job flyer would no longer ...
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Rename Files on Download

Long story short, we have a document library that has two fields that we use to identify files. Our file names are built through SPList objects as well as what a user provides. Since users can choose ...
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How can I display list item data on a workflow initiation form?

I have a master list (Projects) containing all the data about the projects my clients' employees (technical writers) are working on. When it's time for the writers to grab sign offs on the project ...
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SharePoint Data Control to show Custom Data Source

I am building a custom visual webpart where I want to show all the calendar events across a site using SPSiteDataQuery. I know I can use asp.net repeater or grid view to show the data but I was ...
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People Search lastname begins with letter

While using People Search with a specific letter (default.aspx?k=LastName:s), it will show all people where the lastname contains the letter "s". How can I change this showing all people where the ...
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SharePoint site is showing old SSL certificate

I installed new cerificate on my SharePoint server as old one was getting expired in next month and updated bindings in iis to use newly installed certifite.But when i browse site with the URL it is ...
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Unable to create Sub web Programmatically in Feature Receiver

I have write code in Feature Receiver to Create SubSite but while Feature is activating it returns the error http://pc31:2000 contains illegal character ':'. This is My Code where I got Error. ...
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Is it possible to list the usages of an item from ReusableContent

Actually this is two questions... When looking at Page-Content (content of a publishing Page) in edit-mode: Is there a way to determine if a block of content is a Reusable Content? And which one? ...
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What are the advantages of SharePoint 2010 blog compared to WordPress

we already have SharePoint 2010 in our company, and we are considering which blog platform to use in our company, we have the option to chose between SharePoint or WordPress. Can you explain please ...