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SP 2010 - Creating a Daily task to do list

I'm looking to create a daily to do list, simple enough. However I want to set it so that it will autopopulate with the same few tasks every day at a certain time (say 8am) Is there a workflow or ...
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Open linked page in dialog, close without callback

sorry if this has been asked before: I've used the example code from here: http://sharethepunto.blogspot.co.uk/2014/06/how-to-create-pop-up-dialog.html To open a linked page as a popup in ...
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SharePoint 2010 how to duplicate add document link on sharepoint list

How to duplicate add document link on a SharePoint list? I am planning to put the "add document" link both on the top and bottom of the SharePoint list as well as the "navigation link" next and ...
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Timer job accessing file share

We have a timer job that has to does certain import of user data into the user profile service, along with user photos that are stored on file share. When it comes to uploading the photo, we have a ...
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how can i override the onclick event for events/items on a Calendar using JavaScript?

Right now when you click on an event on the calendar it selects it. I want to override that behavior. I can't seem to find what event to override. Any ideas? I know I can iterate through each ...
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Sharepoint 2010 workflow refuses to major check in

Is it possible to do 'major check in' action of the current item in a workflow? In SPD? It seems workflows only check in items as minor versions. Thanks, Ken
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Change the value of a column based on the content type

Just wondering if there's an OOTB way to do this: I've got a list which has two content types (Apples and Oranges). If an Apple item is created, I'd like the Type field to be set to Apple, and Orange ...
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Does deactivating and reactivating the SharePoint Publishing features cause data loss?

In a SharePoint 2010 Site Collection and in its Subsites the SharePoint Publishing Features are enabled: SharePoint Server Publishing Infrastructure Feature (Site Collection Level) SharePoint Server ...
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Find all groups the current user is within

I’m attempting to see if any groups in Site collection contains logged in. Part 1. Get all groups with name starting with ‘Impact’ Part 2. Loop through Impact groups and fetch users, if user matches ...
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Document search hits when searching on containing site, using FullTextSqlQuery

Im using FullTextSqlQuery to search sites on SP 2010 Farm Solution, document and their content. In each of my sites there are a number of documents, pretty standard setup. I search on DispForm.aspx( ...
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How to configure incoming emails to SharePoint 2010 libraries with the top level domain name, rather than a subdomain

We currently have Exchange 2010 and SharePoint 2010 running well in our AD environment. SharePoint 2010 libraries are currently configured to use the listname@subdomain.domain-name.com address to ...
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Configuring the value of [Today] in sharepoint

I am trying to change the time zone settings that [Today] should follow. It is currently taking UTC-8 and I want to change that to UTC timezone. I tried changing the regional settings timezone at ...
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sharepoint search api timezone issue

Sharepoint search api seems to use a different timezone I created 5 new articles with today's date, but they are not appearing in the api search query. I have a search query rule which picks up ...
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Confused about SharePoint Solutions

I'm confused about SharePoint Solutions. Could you verify if my understanding is correct? There are only 2 kinds of SharePoint Solutions: Sandboxed Solutions: When a solution package is deployed to ...
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SharePoint 2010 - How to add “Title” attribtue with Created By value for each reserved item in FreeBusy field table?

I searched hours on the internet, there is very few information. Reservations content type is enabled in a Calendar list in SP2010 (e.g. image1). Do you guys have any ideas/directions on how to show ...
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Newly created site columns are no reflecting in Email these users' SPGroup in SP D Workflow Action

I have created a approval process workflow using SP D 2010. Added an Action in the SP D 2010 Email these users --> A pop up window appears and here, I am trying to add a newly created people/group ...
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How to Export a Document Library to Excel from SharePoint 2010 using a custom button?

I need to do the same as this little fantastic button in the sharepoint ribbon. It allows users to export a document library to an excel spreadsheet. I posted a screenshot below. I would like to ...
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InfoPath form locked SP 2010

I have a InfoPath form in SharePoint 2010, which deploys fine on my dev server but when I try and deploy to my live site it give me this error: Unknown error has occurred. The form template has ...
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Number of Days Outstanding [closed]

How to calculate number of outstanding days in SharePoint? I've been using the formula below but it is not stable =IF([Document Status]="",TODAY()-[Initiated On]+1,[Date Reviewed]-[Initiated On])
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“List name - View name” shows up on top of list

I have a really weird issue where my list name and view name show up on top of list. The view in question is All Items and it has been modified by me. This is how the List looks. On viewing the ...
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Use a powershell script on a webpart component

can you tell me if it's possible to use a powershell script that would be used with a webpart component, as we can do with javascript scripts?
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Add a webpart Button

I want to add a button with webpart, then to place a script and launch it with the button. But I can't find the possibility to add a button with webpart. Can you help me?
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Creating a RYG Colour Coded Sharepoint 2010 column that is affected by dates

A current issue I'm having is creating a column that changes from green to yellow to red based on how much time has passed from when the document was added to the list. I already know how to create a ...
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Loop function calling async function

Someone mentioned that calling cascaded async functions don't work. However I'm trying a simple test with a for-next loop and getting unpredictable results. The console.log always shows the last item ...
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Timer service unresponsive - jobs never end, scheduled indexes don't start

one admin server, two web servers, all VMs. the timer services all start fine, but will not respond to a stop request. Simple one-time jobs like deploying or retracting a web part remain active for ...
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When moving a document out of a folder in same library, I get the “cannot read source file or disk” error

I'm very familiar with the problems of moving content between libraries. However, this is moving within the same library. I have inherited a site from a site owner who loved folders. I am working to ...
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Assigning a Unique ID to List Entries Based on other Columns

So here's the set up; I've got a list with a bunch of columns (Task ID, Task Description, Project, Start Date). It's being used as an action tracker where anyone can choose to add an item and a form ...
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multiple async calls issue

Hi Using SharePoint 2010 and making what I think is a chained call. I've inserted another call in the succeed method of the first that also creates another async call. Is this correct? The developer ...
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How to customize quicknav bar to display only the current site and subsites?

I have a SharePoint 2010 install and I am trying to set up the quicknav so that it only displays the current site/pages and its subsites/pages. I don't want it to display the current site's siblings. ...
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SP 2010 - Site-Collection - “Publishing Infrastructure” error message

Receiving the following error message "A duplicate content type name "Page" was found" Went to site-collection level Site Settings page Under heading "Site Collection Administration" selected the ...
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Removing an SSRS Server

We have a server in our SharePoint 2010 farm that runs SSRS in "integrated mode". We would like to remove this server from our farm and run it in "Native mode". How can this be accomplished? Do I ...
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How to create a n-level quicknav in SharePoint 2010

I am trying to create a quicknav that displays multiple subsites. I thought that this should be a relatively easy thing to do by adjusting a couple of variables - but of course this is SharePoint and ...
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Workflow : test if a value is empty

I would like to start some actions in a workflow when a field doesn't have any value, when it doesn't have already been filled out. But when I choose the condition if a value is equal to a value, I ...
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unable to use getElementsByTagNameNS with a JavaScript SOAP 1.2 call to lists.asmx

For reasons I do not understand, even though the call is successful and I get data back, I cannot retrieve nodes using getElementsByTagNameNS on xhr.responseXML when using SOAP 1.2 calls. Hopefully ...
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Is it possible to create a lookup column with a list of all lists on the site using a WSDL data source?

I have a list in which I want the user to be able to select the name of 1 or more lists/libraries that exist on the account. I know I can use _vti_bin/lists.asmx?op=GetListCollection to get a list of ...
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Which is recommended form control to use in SharePoint?

When trying to develop Web Part or Application page or modifying existing SharePoint application pages like (user.aspx, create.aspx, etc..) From below list which control is recommended to use ...
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List permission at the time of list creation

Is it possible to define list permissions at the time of list creation using out of box features in SharePoint 2010? By default new lists are visible to all users, I don't want them to access newly ...
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HTML snippet in several page layouts?

I have a project with multiple page layouts. Some of these page layouts need a very simple image carrousel. I would like to create a single html file and reference it somehow in several page layouts. ...
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Accessing Metadata from a Subsite/Web Efficently

Here's my scenario; I have a parent site with up to a few dozen child sites off of it (2010 environment). I want to be able to get metadata about each site, for example a date relevant to that site. ...
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Unable to retrieve the properties ' selectLayout ' null reference or undefined

Ssometimes I have problems when I have to add an item or a complete change from a list previously created . In these cases it happens that the ribbon is unusable and the javascript error returned is ...
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DFWP not saving

Hi I have a site page with a DFWP and this page is being called by: SP.UI.ModalDialog.ShowPopupDialog('EditTeams.aspx'); in the editteams.aspx the dataform by default has a save and cancel button. ...
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closing a dialog box after cancel or save

I open an aspx page located in SitePages which contains a DFWP and opens with the following code: NewItem2(event,'EditTeams.aspx'); The page opens and I can see a save and cancel button. If any of ...
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Presence not displayed on Person or group field

I have a SharePoint 2010 site collection where the People or Group fields like "Created By" or "Modified by" show only the name of the user, without the presence dot next to it. However, I have other ...
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The new Word for Mac version (15.17.1) is not opening docs in SharePoint library

Our user is trying to open Word for Mac documents in a standard SharePoint 2010 library. He upgraded Word for Mac a few weeks ago, to the 15.17.1 version. Before, he could work in collaborative mode ...
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sharepoint adding space for field with no content

I have a field in pagelayout. When I save the page with the field empty, in the view mode, sharepoint adds <div>&nbsp;</div> Is it sharepoint default behavior? is there a way to ...
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Remove a list element by the workflow of another list

I have 2 lists in the same site : listA and listB. When an element is entered in listA, it's copied into listB. I have an additional field called "OK?" in list B. Here is my problem : I would like ...
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How to check where 'SPEmailEventReceiver' is attached?

I created a simple event receiver of SPEmailEventReceiver. But while creating it, Visual Studio did not ask me on which list/library it needs to be attached. In PowerShell I know that I can get event ...
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Modify a workflow after it has been associated with a library

I need to make some changes to what actions a workflow takes. Currently, the workflow is associated with "My Library", and is manually started and assigned when a document is added to a library. ...
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How to create a calendar with task count?

I need to create a calendar for 4-5 set tasks that get assigned to a set group of 40-50 individuals. That part's easy enough, but I also need to be able to show a WTD and MTD count of each task ...
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Remove the NO-REPLY from the workflow emails

I'm using workflows in Sharepoint 2010. I have a task that sends an email, but the sender is always NO-REPLY for the emails sent, how can I change that?