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using SPD, in a parent dispform, can I add a new item form for its child?

Let's say we have a SP list : "Parents" and a SP list "Children". The later have a lookup field to the former. In the dispform of the parent, I want to have : the detail of the parent (OOB) the ...
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Meta data on site collection and/or site?

My customer have a SharePoint farm with several site collection (collaborative, portals, etc.). I have to build a "page" that allow the customer to manage this site collection. By managing, I don't ...
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To be redirected to a specific sharepoint site/page (i.e. Home) after clicked “Save ” button in new/edit mode

I have a sharepoint list containing items. If I add a new item or edit an existing item in browser and click the “Save ” button I come back to the list again. How can I be redirected to a specific ...
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Dynamically Display List from Menu Selection

I currently have a site that has a CSS/HTML menu that links to different lists created in SharePoint 2010. There are dozens of these lists and currently selecting one from the menu goes to an entirely ...
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different version error when restoring a SharePoint site collection

So I created a new single farm SharePoint server for testing purposed (we currently had a live production farm but no testing server). I am trying to restore the back ups of the live server to the ...
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Different ways to automatically apply branding when a site is created

I'm wondering if there is another way to automatically apply custom branding when a site is created? besides the following: Feature stapling Event receiver (Web provisioned) On SP 2010... Another ...
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Open new custom edit form for an aspx site page only

Clicking the edit item icon on any aspx site page opens the EditForm.aspx page. For only the security.aspx site page I would like the edit item icon to open my custom edit form NewEditForm.aspx which ...
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Relational List fields

I have 2 lists "People" and "Meetings". I can create meeting and add multiple people to meeting using lookup column. Now, I also have a field in People list called "Meeting assigned" where it should ...
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Installing and Configuring RBS on SharePoint 2010?

We have a content DB with more than 120GB of data, it consists mostly documents and would like to introduce RBS to reduce size on the SQL server. Have installed and Configured RBS on SharePoint 2010 ...
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loop through parent items in Web part

I have a share point page that has 2 web parts. Webpart1 and webpart2. Webpart1 contains a custom webpart that reads the username and login, I display this information in label1. ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Upload Document page customization

How can I change the text on Upload Document page from "Destination Folder" to "Project Folder"?
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Can SPPersistedObject settings be updated by normal users if ran with elevated privileges?

I have a custom ribbon icon "Enlist" deployed to each document library. A normal (i.e. non-admin) user can click this icon; when he does, I would like to permanently save the document library ...
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Dynamically filter items in calendar [duplicate]

I've got a list used to hold items for appointments. It looks like this: The column I'm mainly interested in is the location. It doesn't have a fixed set of possible values. When showing the same ...
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Trying to view custom application page in browser results in “404 FILE NOT FOUND” error

In VS2010 I created a new .NET 3.5 solution and inside a new project for SharePoint 2010 (empty project called "SPAppPageTest"); I deployed it as a farm solution. I added a new application page, ...
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SPListItemCollection slow

I have a list with over 150k records. I'm doing a filter to get only 1 record via CAML, only sort by a particular column, and this is it takes at least 15 seconds for me to have this return, which is ...
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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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Hide Field on Initial Edit Form

I have a field in my list that I would like to hide on the initial upload of the document, but not when the user tries to edit the properties of the document later. For example... User uploads ...
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SharePoint Foundation 2010 - Automatically add the parent folder name to a column

Is there a way to automatically add the name of the parent folder to a column in which the documents are stored? I have a SharePoint 2010 Foundation environment with a document library named IT. In ...
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Using custom SPRoleType

Environment: SP2010 Enterprise, VS2012, c# Server-Side, full control of environment I'm trying to assign unique permissions to an SPItem (a folder in a document library) through a console app on the ...
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Display document in page viewer

Im struggling a bit with this. I want to display a document on a page, being able to see our usual global and current navigation items. We know we should use the page viewer web part. The problem: ...
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check permissions showing incorrect information

I have a weird problem. A colleague created an AD security group and added some existing security groups as members. I created a sharepoint group and added the security group. All seemed fine. I ...
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SPFolderCollection valid index arguments

SharePoint 2010, c# server object model, VS2012 Long story short, I'm trying to fetch a folder of a document library, create a new folder in it from an array of names, then fetch the new folder via ...
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Updating a multiselect field via REST API 2010

Can you update a mulivalue choice field via REST API in SharePoint 2010? If I perform a simple GET I receive: { "d": { "__metadata": { "uri": ...
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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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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 ...
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Forms being re-appended to themselves on every deployment (Sharepoint 2010)

I have a (sandbox) solution with some custom forms. If I deploy it to a site that never had this solution installed before, everything works fine. However, every time I deploy it again, custom forms ...
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Multiple Webparts with the same Javascript

I have a site with multiple Webparts. Some Webparts are linking on the same .html file. The HTML file reads data from a list and displays it in a table by using javascript. My problem is that there ...
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attach content db to SharePoint Server 2010

I need to migrate the WSS3.0 SP2 + Project Server 2007 SP2 based farm to a SPS2010 SP1 + Project Server 2010 Sp1 farm. I create a new farm (new VM on hyperV 2012) SPS2010 based (build 14.0.6028.1000) ...
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Office Web Apps - Word Cannot Read, But Can Edit

On my instance of SharePoint 2010 that has multiple tenanted site collections, I have installed Office Web Apps. After having a few issues with the initial setup, I have the service applications setup ...
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Word document Author property as SharePoint column - how?

I would like to expose the Word document property "Author" as a SharePoint metadata column. It is clearly not linked to the "Created By" field, whose internal column name is "Author". Is it possible ...
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Designer Workflow: “Find Interval Between Dates” action not working

I am testing a default SP Designer 2010 workflow action called "Find Interval Between Dates" located under the "Utility Actions" category. I need to compare the amount of time passed between the ...
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How to create a WSP package for a SharePoint 2010 site? [duplicate]

I previously asked this Question: How to create WSP Package of a SharePoint 2010 site without VS 2010 (with SP Designer)?. But didn't get a proper answer. I am developing a SharePoint 2010 website. ...
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Using User Profile Service from a different farm

This is SP2010. Our production farm has a somewhat-working (sync doesn't work, of course) User Profile Service application. Our test/dev farm doesn't have a User Profile Service app, and I'm a bit ...
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Create dynamic view for listview web part

I am challenging this requirement: Client wants to show only list items in list view web part based on value from user profile and also preserve functionality of the list view web part like OOB ...
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Hide some lists from treeview?

I want to use the tree view on the left side, but I don't want it so show some of the document libraries such as Site Assets and Style Library - they need to be on the site, but users don't need to ...
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I need advice on a keyword strategy

I think my question is general enough to not be version-specific, but if not, we're running Foundation 2010 with minimal development (SPD, Vis Studio, etc.) capability. I have a 3500-document ...
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Cascaded Drop Down with OOTB SP Foundation?

I'm using SP2010 Foundation. Corporate governance forbids customization beyond stylesheets controlling fonts/colors/etc. No access to Visual Studio or SP Designer, so I'm looking for some ...
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Filter a SharePoint-List as you type with Javascript/jQuery

so my scenario is: My users don't like the filter technology provided in SP2010 Lists and Listviews (using the row-titles' dropdown) and likes to have a "normal" textbox and search the splist (one ...
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How can I add button to ribbon that visible only for specific content type?

I have document library and i want to add button that will be visible only for my content type: <Elements xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/sharepoint/"> <!-- Parent ContentType: ...
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Feature activation error: System.InvalidOperationException: Operation is not valid due to the current state of the object

i have taken one List Email event receiver(Type is EmailReceived) and that event receiver attach with document library. when i am activate that feature got error. i have check on ULS Viewer. error ...
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How to get count related Lookup value programmatically?

Another day, another question ;) So, I have two custom Lists, "Attendees" and "Events". In the Events-List there's a Lookupfield "Registrations" which I want to fill programmatically on page_load. In ...
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How to add a from lookup field value to the text

I think about how to add a from lookup value to the text ? How can I write it to another colum ? In the same list.
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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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How would I rebuild something like ReusableContent?

What I'd love to do: In a RichHtmlField of a publishing Page click "insert" in the ribbon, then "Foo" This let's me select from a list of "Foos" and inserts something that is not "contenteditable" ...
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Does web part property validation only work for visual web parts?

Suppose I define a web part property like this: private string _myString = "default value"; [WebBrowsable(true), WebDisplayName("My string"), WebDescription("A simple bit of text to ...
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The file * has been modified by SHAREPOINT\system

In the current scenario I am trying to copy a document set from one library to another, the thing is I cant use DocumentSet.Import because I only need the docset properties and not the contents. The ...
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positioning a data view web part in a body webpartzone

Guys i need to position 2 data view web part controls next to each other in a body column of a web part page. I've customised the xslt to output as an unordered list which are wrapped in div's ...
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How do I automatically fill in a column when a different People column is selected?

I would like to display both the Name and Department fields from a Person. So I can select two People columns and have one display Name and one display Department, but I'd like to autofill the ...
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Central Administration, FBA, and the People Picker

I have a web application using Windows Authentication, which is extended with Forms Based Authentication. That's all fine and dandy. The problem is I can't get the people picker to pull my FBA users ...