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Tagging of Documents while saving them and pull up in SharePoint?

I am working on OOB designing of a SharePoint site and have a question regarding tags. As of now the enterprise taxonomy is being developed and My Sites is not yet enabled. We will have large number ...
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Coercion Failed issue

I have this issue, it´s a simple workflow: users have to input two dates and the workflow should wait until one of those dates and send an email when that date is "today". It just doesn´t work at all, ...
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Site template requires feature enabled error

I'm trying to take a site template I downloaded from another site collection and make it a sub site on another collection. I keep getting this error when trying to create the site from the template. ...
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How to wait for two conditions in a Sharepoint Designer 2010 Workflow

I have a workflow in SPD10 and I want to tell the workflow to wait for two different conditions. So the workflow make the same thing after the wait of either the first or the second condition. How ...
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Visual Studio 2010: Can it be used from client machine?

SP2010 and Visual 2010 I'm a site collection administrator and have been doing all SP development using SPD. However, I just got Visual Studio 2010 installed on my machine (SP hosted on a server ...
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How to get a summary of all SharePoint discussion board posts that day

I am using SharePoint 2010 and have access to SharePoint designer 2010 to create workflows. I would like to create a workflow that notifies users of all new discussion board posts made that day. This ...
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Deleted by the gatherer SharePoint 2010

My site crawling was ok but suddenly it crawled only few pages. When check the history it showed deleted by the gatherer. After that I did the reset index and I did the full crawl again but still it ...
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Why doesn't changes appear for other users?

Whenever I change something on a SharePoint site, no one more than I can see that change. When I log in with another user, the things i changed on the site does not apply for them. I always make sure ...
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Program developed on SP2010 work for 2013?

I have a program which was developed on SP2010. It refers SharePoint dll in a c# console program to get SPWeb info, then get some library info. Now, I need to make it work in SP2013. When I run it, ...
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Managing SharePoint 2010 site collections with continually changing URLs

Our company has a SharePoint 2010 team collaborative environment that is based on the organizational structure - for example, we have top-level site collections for Finance, IT, etc. with the ...
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Set value of “column b” with “column a”

I would venture to guess the answer to this is no but I am going to ask anyway... Is there any way, without an event handler, to set "column b" equal to "column a" without changing the default value ...
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Can you grant permission to a user to only have access to one file and not the entire site?

Can you grant permission to a user to only have access to one file and not the entire site?
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How to add custom values to a people or group field

I created a list that maintains personnel information and completed training. I use a Person or Group column to prevent misspelled names and future expansion for a workflow. I need to maintain ...
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formatted “Date Only” Date&Time field reveals random hour set inside

I have a list of simple out of office events, each one has a Start Date and an End Date - both Date&Time fields set to Date Only. I displayed those events in a calendar view and to my surprise ...
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How to setup network in a two-machine environment for developing?

I took over a SharePoint developing virtual machines images (VMWare) after a colleague quit. It is two machines developer environment, one with SharePoint Server, the other one with SQL. When I ...
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Sharepoint list 2010 connecting to excel refresh data

I've managed to export all the files to Excel and upload it to Sharepoint location. This Excel file is used as table of content of all documents that we have in our company. I've also managed to set ...
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Conditional Formatting

I have been able to successfully format a list based on due date. Eg. Due date - 7 is green and due date >= current date in red. etc. I have done this using SPD2010. The challenge here is that the ...
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Using SharePoint exception handling in hybrid application

I am struggling to figure out a way to handle exceptions in my application. My application is Hybrid and mainly a .Net application that uses SharePoint 2010 for document management only. I want to ...
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Web control is not safe

I have a code which is deployed with the delegate control, but when i try to call it in the logs i see an error: class 'My.Custom.MyWebControl': The control with assembly name xxx' class name ...
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Adding a link to an email address within SharePoint 2010

I'm a bit of a novice when it comes to SharePoint. My company has recently updated from 2003 to 2010 and i'm trying to re-build my SharePoint site within 2010. In the existing site, I've been able to ...
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CAML query on external list not looking beyond ECT filter limit

I have an external list which is tied to an external content type. The external content type is tied to a SQL table with about 3000 records. I have set up a Read Item operation, and a Read List ...
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does user profile service application or synchronisation pull in AD details like password and expiry?

We use user profile service application for one way AD sync . we can pull in data like the name email phones etc. I would like to know if there was any way in which we could retrieve the password ...
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CQWP Content Query Web part and the whole import/export process

I am building a corporate intranet with a totally custom design and need to use CWQP in order to pull data from lists (home page carousel and quick links) and subsites (news article rollups etc). ...
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Columns that are not shared with all Libraries

I have created a new column and would like it to show up in a single library, but when I create it the column shows up in all libraries. So my question is, how do I create columns that will only show ...
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How do i convert a Sharepoint 2010 master page to Sharepoint 2013 master page

What is the best approach to converting a SP 2010 master page into a SP 2013 master page? After performing an upgrade from SP 2010 to 2013, our public facing website lost its style and structure. Also ...
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Limit search results based on field in list

My search basically just has one scope to crawl everything. Can someone provide me with brief overview or link to guide to: setup a new scope to filter results Setup managed and crawled properties ...
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Encryption of connection string in Web.Config to separate SQL Server

Server One: OS Windows Server 2008 + MS SharePoint 2010; Server Two: OS Windows Server 2008 + MS SQL Server 2008 I need to encrypt the connection string in web.config on Server One to connect to ...
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SharePoint 2010: Open .webpart file in Web Part Gallery in browser like .xml file

I am migrating from WSS 3.0 to SharePoint Server 2010. In WSS in the Web Part Gallery, I could open .xml files for a custom Web Part in the browser, as long as they had the < ?xml... > tag. With ...
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Why do I get <nativehr>0x80131904</nativehr> when connecting to a Site-URL?

I have a virtual machine I use for SharePoint 2010 developement. On this machine I have all rights all permissions. The SQL Server runs there and SharePoint is installed. In this VM I created a ...
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Move the 'Add new Item' button to the top of a specific webpart

I have a page with multiple web parts. Now I'm trying to move the "add new item" button on top of a webpart after the web part title. I did this using jQuery, using the unique web part I want, but ...
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Repeatable sections in publishing page

Is there a way that I can allow a content author to +1 rows of data. I am using a responsive layout with columns (3 per row) and I want to allow them to add another row of 3 columns without needing to ...
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Display list data into public facing site

I am building a publishing site with a home page that has a carousel/slider, quick links, latest news and upcoming events. The slider and links will be stored in lists that the site author can ...
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SharePoint Permission to home page but not the entire site

I am using SharePoint 2010. How do I give a user group permission to the home page without giving them permission to the entire site?
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How to get users from an Assigment Stage

I have an assignment stage in the initiaton form so the users can select what users are going to approve a document. I need to get those users to send them email notifications but i can't find the ...
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Finding out what locked a site collection

We've had an instance twice now in which a client sharepoint site collection is going into read-only mode. We have no quotas set, the health of the farm is in overall good condition, and we haven't ...
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Sharepoint List & Export to excel sheet

I read that we can store list items limitation for sharepoint 2010 is 30 million . Is this true ? If yes , then can i have 25 million records in sharepoint list , and use "export to excel sheet" and ...
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Web Part Namespaces include class name in SharePoint 2010

My client is upgrading from WSS 3.0 to SharePoint 2010 (yes, I know the year is 2014, but baby steps). I am migrating my custom solutions to work in in 2010. My current issue is the way SharePoint ...
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jquery cascade is acting up. All of the sudden the child and grand child does not match from edit form to view and view properties

I am attaching 3 print shots for editform, view properties and view. The view shows category, subgroup and subtypes which does not match edit form values. The values in the edit form are correct. What ...
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HTML tag rotation only rotates dimensions but not text within

I saved an Excel sheet as an HTML file and I needed the header text to rotate 270 degrees. I made it work on all browsers while I edited and tested only as an independent HTML file, but when I added ...
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How does Meeting Workspace chooses Attendees Name?

I'm using Outlook 2010 to create a meeting linked to a Meeting Workspace Sharepoint site. For some attendees, the Attendees webpart shows their email addresses. For some other attendees, the webpart ...
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Hide / Show custom action in ribbon conditionally

I have a question regarding Custom actions: Basically what I would like to have is a custom action to shown only when the list.RootFolder.Properties.ContainsKey(). This action is located in the ...
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How do I make a newly created list show up under “Lists” in SharePoint 2010? Sync names to outlook

I am very new to SharePoint as you can probably tell by my question. I imported a list from an old TFS SharePoint site but I have to click on "Lists" to get to it. I would much rather appear as it's ...
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Rename Document Set that has declared documets

In a 2010 SharePoint site, we would like to rename a number of document sets. The problem is that when the documents are already declared, it becomes a tedious mess that takes a very long time. We ...
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Customize a SharePoint 2010 survey required field user message

I've created a survey with rating questions and branch logic and most are required fields. Any suggestions/ideas on how to use Javascript/JQuery to change the OOTB required field user message "You ...
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adding a logo to the default login page FBA Authentication

Just wanting to know how to add a company logo to the default FBA authentication form. Many thanks
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How can I ScrollTop in SharePoint 2010 with JQuery

I try to scroll the SharePoint page after the page loaded. Using the following code: $(document).ready(function(){ $('html, body').animate({scrollTop: $('#WebPartWPQ1').offset().top}, 1000); }); ...
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Name instead of ID - SPD Workflow

I have created a SharePoint 2010 workflow using SPDesigner2010. This workflow sends out a html formatted email using several combined dynamic strings whenever someone publishes a blog post. The ...
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Document could not be opened for editing

Document could not be opened for editing. A Microsoft SharePoint foundation compatible application could not be found to edit the document. This is the error a few users have. They are all running ...
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Check if the user has attached any file

When I open(edit) some item in a list I want to check with JavaScript if the user has attached any file in my Edit Form...
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Sharepoint list items increase

I have around 50,000 items in sharepoint list . I want to increase the size of the list items to 90,000 . It is ok to have duplicate enteries . How do i do it with minimal time ? Its ok if i paste ...