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Create a page where the users can upload images as an entry

I am organizing a Logo design competition. What I want to do is to create a SharePoint page where the users can go and upload the logos that they have created (in image format e.g. jpeg, png, etc). ...
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Distinct values of SPFieldUserValue List

I'm working with visual studio 2010 and I have this list: List<SPFieldUserValue> directeursDelegues = (from SPListItem agence in webSite.Lists[agenceGuid].Items ...
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Force sub site to use the “all sites” scope when searching

When I search using the default search box in a 2010 site it always defaults the scope to Site: Sub site name. I assume the u parameter is the villain. ...
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SharePoint Developer DashBoard

Once we activate SharePoint Developer dashboard using powershell, up to what scope does it apply? Can we see the developer dashboard screen on every site in the farm? And is it a correct thing to do ...
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Best practice to update SharePoint, how to?

I have 2 environments. One with SharePoint 2010 and the other with SharePoint 2013. I know there is a new update available for SharePoint 2013. What is the best practice to find the correct update ...
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Migrating a Webpart from Sharepoint 2010 to 2013

I had a webpart that was working on a SharePoint 2010. Recently I've Published the same webpart using Visual Studio 2012 to my SharePoint 2013 and it gives me this error: Unhandled exception was ...
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Unable to open image/vnd.djvu in browser plugin from sharepoint list attachment

On IIS I registered djvu extension as image/vnd.djvu mime type I added image/vnd.djvu mime type to web application to AllowedInlineDownloadedMimeTypes The same configuration works for PDF files. I ...
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Workflow only runs successfully once after publishing, then fails until I republish (on new copied files)

I have a workflow which runs a series of complicated steps (not sure it's necessary for me to sum them up, but please ask if it might help). My workflow runs on "create" and my users copy files from ...
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Configuring site permissions

Perhaps I don't know how to search for this but I cant manage to find anything in the forums here that address this specifically. If I am in error concerning that PLEASE point me in the right ...
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Best approach for updating a list - one way from Excel

In general, I am looking for a scenario in which a SharePoint (SP) list takes the updates from an Excel table. It would be one-way from the Excel table to the SP list with the hope that a change in ...
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How to maniupulate the search core results?

I am working on putting together a search page and it is required that the search results display in a specific way. The search box is searching through a library on a separate page and bringing back ...
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Change a certain field of the document-set based of creation of a certain document type with workflows

In my document-set two different document types are allowed; let’s say document type A and document type B. Is it possible to change the field X in my document-set when document of type A is created ...
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Access to all site collections

I need to give users access to manage all site collections. Where is the best place to specify this? I would like one place to give users access to all site collections.
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A page template that creates new document Libraries

I am using SharePoint 2010. I have been working with SharePoint for about 2 weeks. I made a team site and began adding new pages (through Site Actions --> New Page) and I have set up a sample page ...
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Amazon EC2 - Windows Server 2008 R2 DC - SharePoint 2010 Foundation

We have an application running in the Amazon EC2 environment on a Windows Server 2008 R2 (Data Center edition) VM with SQL licensing (added as part of the hourly figure). Now we have an application ...
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how to display data from sharepoint list using object model in mm dd yyyy

In SharePoint 2010 List "Employee", Colum Name "JoinDate" has stored data in (01/31/2014 12.00 PM) mm\dd\yyyy hr:mm PM format. How to display this data in mm\dd\yyyy only using C# on custom web ...
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“Action” > “Send To” in SharePoint 2013 Photo Libraries

After upgrade SharePoint 2010 to 2013 i missed one specific feature related to Picture Libraries. In SP2010 there was menu with Action button where you can Send photos as attachments by Outlook. Also ...
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Metadata property search on date cannot search single day

Whenever we try to search on any metadata property that is a date type and use "=" so as to only return documents on that date we always receive: Your query included only common words and / or ...
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2010 - Multiple User Profile Applications

I am trying to set up another User Profile Service Application on our SharePoint Server. We do not have any sort of AD set up where we need to import information from on this server. I have two ...
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Javascript not loading for users with Read permission

I got a Javascript on a Sharepoint 2010 site which is not loading for users with Read permissions. The Javascript is embedded in the site and users with Read permissions have access to it, but the ...
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SharePoint 2010 Meta Keyword and Description

How to integrate Meta Keyword and Description in SharePoint 2010 for Publihsing site tempaltes? Is there any stright forward method to implement the Meta Keyword and Description for SitePages and ...
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ASMX with SharePoint 2010 and folder structure

I am trying to convert my current ASP.net application to a SharePoint 2010 site. I have few questions before I start moving stuff from my ASP.net application to a SharePoint solution. My current web ...
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how to compare attachment name is designer workflow

I am creating a designer workflow on a share point list. Different people will attach different items to the item. I want to check if a particular file is uploaded on not in workflow. Lets say each ...
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Block overwrite in Site Assets Library?

I'm working on a SP2010 list where any authenticated user may submit list entries. Each list entry has a rich text column allowing uploaded images, etc. Those uploaded images get deposited into the ...
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SharePoint 2010 - Using REST to validate unique list item

I'm attempting to validate that a duplicate combination of staff (person/group field) + parent ID (lookup field) does not already exist in a list. Below you can see that I've added an ajax call to the ...
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Unable to connect web parts using powershell

I am trying to connect a custom webpart (provider) to a ReportViewerWebPart (consumer) programmatically, using a Powershell script. I get the error message below when I execute the following line: ...
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Tool part - Add Term store picker control

I'm creating a web part which consumes terms found in a given term set. I got this working, but now I want the term set value to be configurable in the tool part. What's the control (if there is one) ...
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RBS filestream is not being cleared when SPSite is moved to another DB in SharePoint 2010?

When we move the site collection from RBS enabled content DB to normal content DB in SharePoint 2010, RBS filestream is not being cleared. Even though, IIS have been reset, executed the RBS ...
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MSIS7042: The same client browser session has made '6' requests in the last '10' seconds. Contact your administrator for details

I have sharepoint application using the ADFS authentication provider . Intermittently i am receiving the below error when trying to login to my application. ...
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Page Layout Content Types vs. Publishing Content Types

I begun to create layout pages for a group of sites and am struggling to understand out of the box usage. I created two layouts; one for Publishing Content Types and another for Page Layout Content ...
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migrating a document library from sharepoint 2010 to sharepoint 2013 without using 3rd party tools

I have to migrate a document library from sharepoint 2010 to sharepoint 2013 without using any 3rd party tool. any nice approach to achieve it?
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Delete Workflow tasks on Stop Workflow activity?

I have a SPD 2010 workflow with many custom task processes, if anyone of the task process is cancelled/rejected, I want all other task processes[Tasks in task list] to be deleted. How can I do this.? ...
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File not displaying in library's all items view

I have a document library in SharePoint 2010 Foundation. When I have uploaded a file into a document library from the browser, it is showing a message "uploaded successfully" but it is not showing in ...
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Getting no e-mail alerts when list attachment has been modified

In our SP2010 lists, users who created e-mail alerts will not get notified when the list attachment (here: docx files) has been modified. This is the whether version is enabled or not. Is this ...
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how to set the permision for the document library in sharepoint

I am new to sharepoint I need to set permission in the document library SharePoint user Who upload the documents from asp.net page. I need to know how to set the permission in document library from ...
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What counts as a List Form field?

There's a limit (70) to the number of form fields you can have on a custom list form. Does anyone know what this count includes? I am wondering whether I can stay under the limit by replacing some ...
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How to do we Backup/Restore the RBS enabled Content DB in SharePoint 2010?

As a SharePoint admin, I dont have any clue on SQL Backup/Restore, however trying to implement RBS on SharePoint 2010. Please let me know how could I handle the Backup/Restore of the RBS enabled ...
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Can I have both RBS enabled and plain Content DBs on the same SharePoint 2010 farm?

As RBS is enabled at the scope of the content database, can I have both RBS enabled and plain Content DBs on the same SharePoint 2010 farm? I know the answer is Yes. But do we face any issues in that ...
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Running a PowerShell script on a live server

I have been tasked with creating a report on our current SharePoint 2010 server (on prem). In this report I need to have the user/group permissions on every site and sub sites. Now I believe I have ...
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Multilingual user interface: Is it possible to Export Translations using PowerShell?

I have a SharePoint Server 2010 Enterprise with several language packs installed. The Alternate Languages have been enabled in the Site Settings and several items have been translated. Is it possible ...
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Change the Type of a deployed ListTemplate

We need to change the Type attribute of some deployed and in use ListTemplates because of the problem discussed here. What is the correct way to do this without losing data?
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Search.asmx Changing count returns different results

We are using SP2010 Enterprise search (not FAST) to perform some searches for articles across a large intranet site collection using the search.asmx service. We have discovered several issues where ...
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Problem with cascading dropdown javascript using

We have a list with 3 cascading dropdown choices. Country-county-region are used as cascading columns. It works great until you change the county or region and save it. It is possible to make a new ...
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Would applying a lock help to prevent a Save Conflict Error when simultaneously updating a list item?

I have a scenario where users may update a list item at the same time and this causes a Save Conflict error. I could catch the exception and reload the list item as suggested in ...
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Adding Rows Dynamically to GridView on Button Click

I am trying to add rows to my GridView dynamically. I followed many blogs on this site and have been successful at doing that. Although there is one Issue. Each time I load my page it posts back and ...
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Security trimmed results for custom query on property

The sites in my site collection are using a custom property to determine what "type" of site they are. E.g. web.Properties["SiteCategory"] = "SomeCategory1"; I'm planning on creating a web part to ...
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Accidentally removed all permissions from a site, any way to recover them?

Short of a full restore from backup I mean. Apparently we don't have a current one. This site has a ton of broken permissions and we don't have a master list of them, so it's going to be difficult to ...
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CSOM Javascript - when executing query on multiple lists getting error - SharePoint 2010

Is here any SharePoint expert, who can help me find out, why I am getting error on lists queries? I am trying to fetch data from multiple list asynchronously, but I am getting following error: The ...
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Change permissions so only admins can edit column value

Is there any way to create a column in a list that only specific people can edit? Normal users should not be able to edit this column when creating an item. If it helps the column is meant to be a ...
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Names not adding to list

In sharepoint workspace I want to add names to my 'IM contact' field in one of my lists. When I click the address icon and search for a name, the name appears. It lets me add it, then when I click ok ...