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How to start Secondary Workflow

I have created a secondary workflow but it won't start. At the end of the primary workflow, outside of the last step I have: then Start another workflow on Current Item, named Current ...
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Updating a custom web service

I have created a custom web service on the sharepoint server (2010). I wanted to update the webservice, so I added the new assenbly to my virtual bin and GAC, it didn't look like the wsdl or disco ...
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Duplicate SPNs in Sharepoint

I inherited a sharepoint server. In the logs I found many Error level log entries called Security-Kerberos with Event ID 3 referencing Error Code: 0x7 DC_ERR_S_PRINCIPAL_UNKNOWN. After some research ...
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How to display data from Excel file in a Webpart

I want to create a website on sharepoint 2010 which displays data from an Excel file in a Web part. Unfortunately, Excel Services is not available. Therefore, Excel REST cannot be used and due to ...
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SPWeb not showing site that exists

I have migrated a site from 2007 to 2010. I then moved the site collection to a place within a subsite using site content and structure. Everything works fine and I can see everything correctly. ...
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How to embed SPList to a custom application page?

I have a custom central admin list and would like to insert it to a custom application page in a way that would make it look exactly like it does if you access the list via its URL - i.e. it should ...
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Login from external application

Before we had WSS 3.0 with Forms Based Authentication and logging in from external application was as easy as creating cookie in the same domain and sharing machine keys between SharePoint application ...
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Upgrading solution 2007 from the 2010 package

I have a small issue or a big one ... So I have a SharePoint 2007 where a solution build in visual studio 2008 is deployed. Recently i've started to develop in 2010, i converted the solution to the ...
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Approval workflow: Is it possible to make workflow approver depend on the starter of the workflow?

I'm trying to create an approval workflow in order to get rid of a cumbersome paper based document process. Basic idea is that user fills a form and then submits it. The submit should start the ...
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Learning Dataview webpart and xsl

I have taken over a Sharepoint 2007 site and been tasked to migrate / recreate much of it to a separate Sharepoint 2010 site. I am still learning many aspects of Sharepoint. The old site has many ...
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Custom approval workflow: task isn't obvious

I have a custom workflow that uses the "Start Approval process" action in SP 2010. It fires off whenever a user creates or modifies an event on a specific calendar. The problem is that the approval ...
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If result from matching condition is null/does not exist in workflow

In my workflow, I return the ID from some list that I use as a look up based on some matching text field that exists in both lists. I use that ID to set a look up field in my current item. If that ...
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Copying list items's attachments

I have to modify a .Net console application written in C#. The application references the following assemblies : Microsoft.SharePoint Microsoft.SharePoint.Client Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.Runtime ...
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SharePoint 2010 Workflow error report

Is there a standard workflow report in SharePoint 2010, preferable not on Central Admin, which could show per list which workflows are in error or have stopped? Would Appreciate your help
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Get SP.ListTemplateType enum value using JSOM

I am trying to create a new list (based on a dropdown menu selection) using JavaScript Client Side Object Model. var typeList = "SP.ListTemplateType." +listTemplateType; ...
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Javascript Client Object Model Update List Items (only some items updating)

I am using a JavaScript button to set a Field-2 on each selected list item from "false" to "true". It first checks if Field-1 is empty, and if it is, sets Field-2 to true. The relevant code is as ...
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Create same Items every morning

Very Very new to sharepoint, much more to customizing it. However, new job, as part of my task in the morning, I got to create 2 items every day. These have all the same values, except the date that ...
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Querying Published Access 2010 Web Database from SQL Server

I have a published Access 2010 Web Database on my SharePoint 2010 site. The forms and tables all work as expected, but I would like to query this database from SQL Server. Is this possible? ...
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How to know if Excel Services is available on SharePoint?

I'm using a Sharepoint 2010 server. Unfortunately, I'm not the administrator and I'm not able to connect with him. But I want to know, if Excel Services is installed and activated. I'm able to edit ...
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How to Right align a web part?

I have a page that I need to right align a web part at the top of the page. Not the text itself I just need the web part to be on the right side instead of the left side. I cannot change the layout ...
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How do I edit a page made from a master page?

I am using SharePoint Designer 2010 to create a new master page. I duplicated my v4.master and then added a couple of lines of text and a picture to the Main Place Holder area. Then when I try to make ...
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Is it possible to fire a JavaScript function on a SharePoint Control in Application pages?

I am working on SharePoint Application pages. I have a SharePoint DropDownChoiceField control on the aspx page. The requirement is to auto populate this control at the time of page load. Is there a ...
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Update document in another library using SP 2010 workflow

I have a basic workflow that, when manually run, copies a document from one library to another library with the same structure. This works great. What I'm having an issue with is if the document ...
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Can I disable My Site and allow Social tools for users?

Are the My Site and Social Tools such as I like it and Tags & Notes intertwined? I have a subset of the user community that will not have My Sites. Will they see / can they use the tools via ...
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Result Code: 0x80070003 while creating a folder

I have an issue while creating a folder via a webservice. The operation failed because an unexpected error occurred. (Result Code: 0x80070003) Any idea about the error code? Using SP 2010 web ...
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SharePoint 2010 solution package not deploying to all servers

Having an issue with deploying a WSP to our farm (2 WFEs, 2 App servers). When I try to run Install-SPSolution <packagename> -WebApplication <appurl> -GACDeployment -Force, the timer jobs ...
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Warning message in SPD 2010 after migration from 2007 to 2010

I encountered the below warning message first time and after learning from few web articles I understand that this pop-up message appears when the workflow was created in SPD 2007 and the SharePoint ...
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Sharepoint 2010: Monitor the value of SharePoint Publishing Cache / Total number of cache compactions

Can we get the path to monitor the value of "SharePoint Publishing Cache / Total number of cache compactions" for a site in sharepoint 2010.
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How to investigate or fix performance issues?

I am using sharepoint 2010. We have created some webpart where the endusers can search on items. These items are available in 4 lists. The end user can check checkboxes in which lists he would like to ...
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Intermittent Nulls Returned From TaxonomySession DefaultKeywordsTermStore

I have created a SharePoint 2010 (SP1) timer job which utilises the SharePoint Managed Metadata Service. The code I have is : // Get the taxonomy session TaxonomySession session = new ...
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CustomAction ScriptLink Remaining after feature deactivation

I have a declarative sandbox solution in SP2010. It contains 3 customaction scriptlinks to javascript files that are deployed into the style library. On feature Activation it adds the 3 links and on ...
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Why aren't service application pools recycled on solution retract/update?

When you update or retract a SharePoint solution, it's supposed to automatically restart or recycle any affected application pools on all servers on the farm. For web application pools, this appears ...
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Same item being modified and accessed by workflows simultaneously

A general question, I wonder if the following will cause any issue. There are 2 workflows associated to a list item, both set to trigger on item modified. First workflow updates a field and ...
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css is working within sharepoint designer, but not browser

I am creating a homepage currently with sharepoint designer 2010 and I am trying to sandbox the main page. Though when using my CSS sheet with the aspx file it works file in the designer application, ...
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Determine if field exists in client-side object model?

I want to check to see if a field exists in my program, but If I use : if (item[_strContainingFieldName] != null) { item[_strContainingFieldName] = fieldValue; } I receive an error stating ...
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Timer Job - Deploy WSP from VS2010 Vs Management shell

Help me to understand about deployment of Timer job from Visual studio 2010 and management shell . Software: Sharepoint2010 Visual Studio 2010 .NET 4.5 My Experience: I wrote timer job with ...
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Master page difference between Test and Production

a few weeks back i installed microsoft SCSM on our SharePoint Test. This SharePoint is in Service Pack 2. All looks fine. The installer creates the application pool, the sites and all the other ...
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Reject or Cancel workflow when the item is edited

I have created a designer workflow on a list. The workflow has an approval process. I want the workflow to stop when some edit the original item if the approval process is running. I see a ...
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Issue with SP.UI.ModalDialog.showModalDialog. Page is not being open

I have issue with SP.UI.ModalDialog.showModalDialog. I am working on SharePoint 2010 web-part. In that I need to open the page in SharePoint custom popup. So I have used ...
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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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Huge slowness when Switching Views from infopath form with file attachment

Here's the scenario: SP2010 Enterprise, Infopath 2010 form I attach a file of 2MB, but now when I switch views it takes an inordinately long time. I look in Fiddler and see that 8MB of data has ...
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Displaying Field Contents in JQuery UI Tooltip

In SPD 2010 I have created an aspx page, in which I have inserted an Empty Data View. I then selected the list, and then fields which are shown on the page. I want to incorporate a "tooltip" popup ...
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How do you create an Editable Region?

How do you create an editable region in SharePoint Designer 2010? You can only fully edit the website in SharePoint Designer 2010 through advanced mode. If the region does not have any editable ...
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Get ULS log records programatically

Is it possible to retrieve records from ULS log using C#/SharePoint API without having to manually parse log files? I would like to display logged messages on a custom web page, and I would like to ...
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Copy files between sites with version history (powershell, SP2010)

I can copy a file from one site to another using $SPFolder_Destination.Files.Add("Filename.ext", $SPFile_Source.OpenBinary(), $false) This does not preserve version history. I think I could ...
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Expand grouped items based on list value

Is it possible to expand groups in a list based on a list value? We have a list grouped by country. There is a status column in this list with two possible properties ("completed" or "not started"). ...
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Is reading from SP Databases supported through Open Specifications?

Microsoft has documented certain things as part of their Open Specification. This includes SharePoint, like MS-UPSSDSP (PDF) which is documented as Specifies the User Profile Social Data Stored ...
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how to use user profile with object model

how to use user profile with client object model.? I need to fetch some properties in object model. code example will be helpful.
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Need help with DNS and URLS for database attach upgrade to 2013 from 2010

this is a basic question I guess. I am doing a upgrade from 2010 to 2013. I am just a bit unsure about the best way to set up a test server without end users being able to access it. In the Microsoft ...
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Complex Approval workflow - start from scratch or use OOTB?

I have a complex approval requirement from my users who would like the approvers to be chosen based on some fields that they have chosen (e.g., if they select Marketing, I find the name in the ...