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If AD group gets a rename will SP automaticly understand its same group just different name?

If AD group gets another name will SP automaticly understand its same group just different name or do I need to remove it and add it again in site permissions?
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Incremental crawling settings for new documents in Search

This question about sharepoint 2010 enterprise search. -- there is incremental crawling running for a content source ,this has one record center web application. --in this web application daily 5000 ...
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MOSS 2007 migration to SP 2010 foundation (The file or folder name contains characters that are not permitted)

I just migrated from MOSS 2007 to SharePoint 2010 foundations. I installed SharePoint on server and used a separate SQL server. I did get some errors during upgrade due to webparts/assemblies/features ...
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Go through specific library and set all subfolders as well as the root folders content type using powershell - Stuck

What I am trying to do is access a SharePoint 2010 document library, change all root and sub folders of that library from their existing content type to a new content type. So far my code has somewhat ...
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Sending e-mail based on combo box dropdown selection in Sharepoint 2010

As far as capability, is SharePoint 2010 capable of doing the following? User selects combo box dropdown value in one of the fields on a SharePoint List. Lets call this field, Status. If Status gets ...
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Open Infopath forms in a new window from Forms Library

I have a forms library with a few Infopath forms in them. I want to make it so that clicking on the form will open it in a new window/tab. I have added a CEWP with Javascript to give the hyperlinks ...
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How can you change a rootweb name, url etc?

How can I change the name on a root web? Right now it's http://dev1/sites/dog. I am trying to change it to http://dev1/sites/cat I have tried $web = get-spweb http://dev1/sites/dog $web.Name = "...
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AAM result in Server Error

Created a new 2010 environment. SP servername: sp2010 FQDN: my.domain.com Bindings have been set to http    sp2010    80 http    my....
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Prevent early leave requests

We use a SharePoint 2010 leave calendar at work to request leave. Employees can request leave for dates no further out than 120 days from the day they are creating the new item request. Is there a way ...
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Fast Search Crawl. Failed to Authenticate

We have a brand new SharePoint 2010 SP2 Enterprise farm with a standalone Fast Search Server. I've done the configuration according to the article here http://sharepointpromag.com/sharepoint/deploying-...
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WebSite search does not find any result

I have a 2010 Site migrated to 2013, which contains old 2010 Lists and some new 2013. In all Lists I have enabled the Search (advanced list settings) and clicked Re-index List. All List searches and ...
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cost of switching to MAXDOP=1 in prod [duplicate]

Have a client who's Sql Server instance serving SP2010 databases has MAXDOP=0. What are immediate/postponed cost in terms of resource usage (CPU/mem/IO) when MAXDOP is set to 1? Should then I apply ...
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Do I need to rebuild the farm just to reenter the key?

We've installed SharePoint 2010 SP2 Enterprise using the MSDN key. For some reason, I thought I could easily change it later. However, to my horror I've learned that I cannot do it. So, the question ...
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Move Sharepoint to another server

Hi I have an installed SharePoint Server (all on a Single Server installed, this all is hosted on a VM) called server1. The database was the only thing that will be hosted on a separate server. Now ...
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SharePoint 2010 Tabs [closed]

I'm trying to add "Tabs" on each of my SharePoint pages. I have full admin rights and have tried to add tabs, but can't seem to figure it out. I need help, can anyone assist?
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Email Workflow in SharePoint Designer 2010 Platform - Inheriting Other Workflows

Created a calendar in SharePoint to go over scheduled installs. Need missing information to be not only documented, but also corrected. Need a way to trace issues, if issues were corrected, phases ...
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CreateLabel throws “insufficient permissions” error but CreateTerm does not

I have an event receiver attached to a list in SharePoint 2010. It is a solution built in C# in Visual Studio 2012. By adding items to the list from the browser, the user can add new Managed Metadata ...
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Can't open pdf file in client application

I want to open a PDF file directly to my client application(Nuance Power PDF), but the file still opens in browser despite my selection from Advanced Settings (SharePoint 2010). I am an user, not ...
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Calendar to send email to user entering new item

My office has a 2010 SharePoint calendar for employees to request leave by adding a new item to the calendar (list with dates, etc). Currently, there is an alert that sends those new items to a leave ...
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How to get the timer job name from timer job id in sharepoint 2010

how to get the timer job name from a given timerjob id in sharepoint 2010 server farm. ex: i have a timer job id Get-SPTimerJob | Where {$_.id -eq "xxxxxxxx3"} | ft id,name it displaying empty ...
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Filter out hidden folder using client object model in SharePoint 2010 / 2013

I need to do the same thing as on this thread: Filter out hidden folder using client object model in sharepoint 2013 However my code needs to run on SharePoint 2010 and Sharepoint 2013. I'm using the ...
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Unable to get data from SharePoint server

when opening my content type designer I get this message: "Unable to get data from the SharePoint server. The designer will only display data from the local project. You can try to reopen the ...
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Expose list or document through ODBC connection

I've seen a few things on Data Connection Libraries and BCS on how to bring content from external databases into SharePoint, but what I am looking for is the other way around. We have a SAP server ...
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Failed to get restore event for content db, SPException: The changeToken refers to a time before the start of the current change log

I am receiving the below two errors in the Sharepoint ULS logs when running the timer job "Taxonomy Update Scheduler". 02/24/2016 02:19:01.68 OWSTIMER.EXE (0x1B74) 0x1B70 ...
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How to add a new extension in SharePoint 2010 file type management AUTOMATICALLY?

I'm trying to figure out how to add a new file type in the file type list manager. I do know the procedure to add a new type manually using the SharePoint 2010 Central administration. I did it to add ...
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Remove initiation form from designer workflows

Our users create many SharePoint designer workflows and add Quick Steps to ribbon to manually start them. They are pretty annoyed by additional start page which appears every time they try to start a ...
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How to control view audit log events from search service content access account?

I enabled the audit log events Edit and delete like in below image I found there is huge number of rows creating every day in audit table daily, now its size 40 GB. Now I am running Audit log ...
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Task workflow not firing on task created by information management policy

I have a requirement to send out a custom notification email whenever a new task is assigned to a user. To achieve this I have turned off the standard notification on the Tasks list and attached a ...
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How do I capture a change event for a Managed Metadata Form Field?

I am working with SharePoint 2010, building a custom web part in Visual Studio 2012 (C#). I have a Managed Metadata column in my SPListItem, and I want to capture the ValueChanged event of the Form ...
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REST client-side List services filter fails when filtering in SharePoint 2010

When accessing REST services for a list on my site: http://example.com/Financial/_vti_bin/ListData.svc/Remittance() The results display properly. But when I try to run a filter, or an orderby: http:...
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Why are some documents inside document sets shown when filtering for document set meta data?

I have a very strange issue: Two files (excel files) - each belonging to a different document set - are shown within the top level view when using a specific Key Filter setting which should only be ...
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Sharepoint 2010 - Webpart connection between 2 DataFormWebParts not working

I have a very long form so I have split it into 2 forms. Both are "Edit Form" and I have setup a Web Part Connection between them in Sharepoint Designer which appears to be configured properly and ...
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New Site Popup Not Working

When we try to create a new site or new document library in IE11, the popup window is blank or we get an appcrash error. It works fine in Chrome. Any ideas? We are using Sharepoint 2010 with IE 11. ...
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Workflow Status shows blank on completion

In my SharePoint 2010 Designer workflow, a custom status is set to the Workflow status in the last step. I understand that, "If the Set Workflow Status action is the last step in your workflow where ...
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Effect of using multiple SPSite and SPWeb objects

I want to know that what effects will cause if I open SPSite and SPWeb objects more than once in a code file (c#) I have a implementation like below, can anyone tell me that what effects will it ...
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Add SPListItem with file

I have a library, that have items and each item has additional File field. I can upload them programmicaly - firsly file is uploaded, then empty item is updated with other info. Example of filled ...
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CEWP to set Infopath field value not working

I have an infopath form web part on my web page along with a CEWP. I'm using javascript in my CEWP to set a field on my Infopath form to some value when a button is clicked. For some reason I can't ...
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Exporting User Profile Key Error

I am migrating from SP 2010 to 2013 and I am having an issue exporting the key from 2010 on a 2008 R2 server. This is what I get. This spadmin is an administrator on the server as well a sysadmin ...
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List content type is missing site columns from the site content type

I followed these steps in creating this list. I've been successful using this method in other lists on this site. Create any new site columns needed. Create the site content type. Add the site ...
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Using Rest API for the anonymously accessible SharePoint website having _vti_bin blocked

When learning how to Secure anonymously accessible SharePoint website, I went through this article in http://www.c-sharpcorner.com To increase security, one should enable lockdown mode and also ...
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How to count the number of times a Workflow is triggered in Sharepoint 2010

I'm testing a SharePoint List which has been created for ticketing purpose.  We perform post production updates in the DB's we deliver. To track these changes we are using SharePoint List. The list is ...
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Site displays 403/access denied instead of 'cannot display this webpart'

We have a heavily customized, migrated SP2010 running, and we've run into a problem - for a lot of users, if they don't have permissions to a list webpart on a WPP, they get 403 instead of a generic ...
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how can i change the sharepoint web application name and it also apply in IIS?

In sharepoint 2010 , when i create new web applications i given the name of sharepoint web applications like sharepoint-81,sharepoint-82... and after application created, in IIS also name of the ...
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Multiple selections on filter web part

I have a text filter web part on my web part page which is connected to a list. I was trying to figure out if there was a way to pass multiple choices to my list using the filter. For example I am ...
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Which code is updating my List Items

I've a very peculiar problem. I've a task list which is getting modified by "System Account" daily. Tasks are getting into Pending status from Completed or Draft. Timing is almost the same: 1:00AM ...
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Search and view documents from one site collection to another site collection in one web application

I created two site collection in one web application with two seperate content dbs sitecol1 2.sitecol2 configured enterprise search in sharepoint and will run full crawl and incremental crawl for ...
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SharePoint 2010 Managed account password propagation failure

On our SharePoint 2010 farm we have implemented managed accounts and these are configured to automatically change password each month. The issue we face is sometimes after the password is changed it ...
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Count not updating in calculated column

I am getting number of days between Created & Now in SharePoint 2010 list using calculated column by below mentioned formula. =IF(ISERROR(DATEDIF(NOW(),Created,"d")),DATEDIF(Created,NOW(),"d")) ...
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How to implement termstore query in content query webpart editor

I am creating a content query webpart (in SharePoint 2010) that displays documents that have been tagged with a particular termstore tag. The issue I am having is how to create the content query ...
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Sharepoint 2010: Scope in FullTextSqlQuery Results

I've been searching this for quite a while already and thinks that I should post here while still continuing my research. Basically I'm using FullTextSqlQuery for searching but I can't pull out the ...