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Using key-value defined in Site Options inside Designer Workflow

We have some key-value defined in Site Options for a site using SharePoint Designer. We want to use these values inside our Reusable Workflow designed using SharePoint Designer. I searched but cannot ...
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Add a hyperlink to a list item pointing to a folder that is NOT on a server (Shared folder)

I have modified my list to the point where I can now add hyperlinks to it, but it does not appear that I can simply add my link to the hyperlink field as I had thought. I attempt to enter the address ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Advanced Search

This is the question related to the Advanced Search. The second Test Box value "The Exact Phrase is getting cleared", once I search the required Word Documents (like Alerts, and Result Type = Word ...
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Getting too many groups when sorting after grouping on spgridview?

When applying a sort on my spgridview after grouping, the sort does works but the groups are splited in many others labeled identically. For instance, if I have: group 1 4 2 group 2 3 group 3 ...
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changing font size does not work in content editor webpart - SharePoint 2010

I have SharePoint 2010 site with custom master page and custom css. The link to css file is referenced in master page. In the custom css, font size for hyperlinks is specified as 10px. Users add ...
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Domain user returns false when I validate user using PrincipalContext ValidateCredentials

I have created a function to check domain user is valid or not and I have deployed this function to service.asmx in _layouts folder public bool CheckUser(string username, string password, string ...
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Color coded Calendar is not working as expected

I have used the below code to color code for my calendar in my SP 2010 site'shome.aspxpage within aContent Editor Web Part`. But somehow, no color been added when I create a new item in the calendar ...
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List View Threshold questions

I've done tons of reading on the list view threshold and ways to work around it but I haven't been able to answer a couple questions or ultimately find a good way to deal with it in my situation. ...
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Export and Import a Site Page using PowerShell

I am familiar with how to export/import a site using PS. My question is, is it possible to do the same operation with a Site Page? For example, SiteA/default.aspx contains 2 Site Pages called ToDoList ...
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Custom Form Does Not Display “Name” value

I created a custom EditForm for my document library and the field Name that containing the document name is not showing up. How to insert it in my form ? This article is talking about a similar ...
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Read the entire Excel file in atom format using Excel Services

I am trying to read Excel file stored in Document Library using Excel Services. I need to fetch the entire workbook content in a single request call. I have tried using Ranges using it like ...
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rollback a deployed wsp solution in sharepoint

I have published a solution and deployed it. Add-SPSolution “C:\Users\Admin\Documents\LeaveManagementPortal.wsp" Install-SPSolution –identity "LeaveManagementPortal.wsp" -GACDeployment This ...
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display webpart title based on variation

I have webpart properties called EnglishTitle and FrenchTitle for english and french variations. Currently when rendering pages, SharePoint displays Title first and I am changing that to English title ...
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How to create multiple RBS stores for a single content database

I have a sharepoint content database and one RBS store configured with this content db. and it can be possible to create one another RBS store for the same contet database. this sharepoint web ...
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Command and Parameter Editor will not retain SQL Text

I have written a query that will provide a count of items by year and it works fine when running in SQL Management studio. I get the results I expect in 2 columns. select a.logged as logged, ...
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How to not reach the sharepoint error page?

I have a link that redirect users on the 'unexpected error is occured' page when they type a wrong code and submit it. If the code is valide the redirection is done and they reach the correct page. ...
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'ctx' variable in SharePoint

Recently I came across the variable ctx (link) in SharePoint which allows you to get the name of current list/library without any fuss. Apparently the ctx variable has quite few more tricks up its ...
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How to Archive a Site as a Sub Site

I'm having a tough time cracking this and need some assistance. Below is a site called TestSite, that is used to archive other sites not in use located at ...
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How to hide default links in quick launch

Does anyone know how I can hide the Libraries and Discussions from the quick launch shown below?
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How to get the current list/library name using JSOM?

How to get the current list/library name using JSOM? So far I found two snippets which return GUID of the current list/library, but not the name. // Using standard JSOM ...
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Hide Add New Item Icon in Async refresh also

I am having a LVWP on a custom WebPart page. Got few properties set for webpart are as follows: Inline editing is allowed ASync refresh is allowed Manual Refresh is allowed Now the problem I am ...
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SharePoint 2010 how to use conditional CSSRegistration

I am trying to use a conditional CssRegistration command in SharePoint 2010, but is not working. Here is the command I am using: <SharePoint:CssRegistration ID="CssRegister1" name="<% ...
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SharePoint 2010, filter Document Set in URL

I'm trying to filter a document set in SharePoint 2010. For example, the URL to the main document library is #1) http://uat/sites/dps/doc/Forms/folders.aspx I would access a document set like this ...
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Javascript Does Not Work in Internet Explorer

For my list I have created a custom NewForm.aspx and EditForm.aspx that uses a custom stylesheet and javascript/jQuery with spservices. The page works wonderfully in Firefox. But when I open the ...
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Export a custom Document Library using PowerShell

I would like to know how to export a document library (SharePoint 2010) using PowerShell and also saving metadata about content. I need to repopulate the document library with items coming from ...
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selecting a word in edit mode selects entire paragraph

This issue occurs in IE and works fine in chrome the issue is, when I edit a page, and click on a word in page content, it selects the entire paragraph!, it looks like a block and the cursor changes ...
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Create Template for Page with List and CEWP

In our portal we have a List that acts as a signup sheet, and above it we have inserted a CEWP to provide some directions. Is there a way that I can save the combination as a template of some kind? ...
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Approve/Reject a task from a custom InfoPath form?

We are using the OOTB Approval workflow for some tasks that is kicked off when a user enters info on a custom InfoPath form and clicks submit. The user receives the OOTB email with instructions to ...
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Excel Documents dropping MetaData in a Document Library when edited

Currently in our environment we have an approval based library that houses several documents, all categorized and utilizes Metadata columns to group and sort those documents. When an individual edits ...
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Issue in Generating Charts using Google Charts and SPServices and jQuery against SPList in SP 2010

I was trying to generate a line chart connecting to SPList as shown below. But am getting the error undefined here: alert(' inside completfunc xdata.responsexml is .....'+ ...
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Upgrade feature to add new site columns in site and in content type

We have a SP feature that add site columns to site and same columns to site content type. Need to upgrade feature to add new site columns in site and in content types as well. Followed exact steps ...
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Update all user's outlook with new Meeting Workspace default URL

Our organization would like to add a 'default url' to all client's outlook 2010 for meeting workspace. Currently, they need to know the URL when creating a new meeting workspace, and I would like ...
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How to filter on System.DateTime using FilteredDataSourcePropertyFormat?

I'm using an SPGridView that displays search results and it works perfectly. Sorting and filtering works fine as well unless for the DateTime Column. When I'm trying to filter by Date I have the ...
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Powershell for workflow not recognizing URL

I have a powershell that kicks off a workflow but my system is not allowing me to run it. The error I'm getting is as follows: Get-SPWeb: Cannot find an SPWeb object with id or URL: xxx.com and site ...
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Break permissions and assign a group at top level of document library using powershell

How to break permissions for a folder at the top level of sharepoint library and assign Sharepoint groups ? I dont want to break permissions for sub folders only the root folders needs to breaking ...
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Error on toISOSTring() object doesn't support property or method 'toISOString'

I have tried almost everything I found on this forum but issue is not resolved. Code is working fine on Chrome but not in IE 11 (windows 7) which is used by everyone in company who will use my ...
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Connect an OOB DisplayForm WebPart to a DVWP on a lookup field

When trying to connect an OOB WebPart to a DVWP and send the value of a lookup field it sends the value like "ID;#Title". The problem is I cannot use this as a filter in the SelectCommand to filter on ...
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Displaying an external webpage in Sharepoint 2010

I'm not understanding Sharepoint 2010. I have an external webpage which I want to display inside of Sharepoint 2010. I have used a Content Editor and a Media Web Part both give the same results. ...
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SharePoint Search Bar

I've a SP2010 Site with numerous pages, so many so that the Global Navigation bar is split across 2 lines. I'm wondering if it's possible to amend the Master Page to move the location of the Search ...
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SharePoint 2013 - PageLayout required field error message - Change Text / Color

I have pagelayout, there are certain required fields. Default error message for required field validation is "You must specify a value for this required field.". Its default color is dark grey, I ...
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Visual Studio 2015 errors with Application Pages

I've just upgraded to Visual Studio 2015 and am now getting lots of error messages when modifying any ASPX page or Web Part in a SharePoint 2010 project that uses databinding syntax within a ListView: ...
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SharePoint 2010/2013 resource throttling question

As I understand SharePoint resource throttling for large sets of items was introduced in SP2010 to safeguard against SQL table locks by massive queries from SharePoint. I have 2 questions about this ...
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How to see All Assigned tasks at once in SP 2010?

I have a site collection in SP 2010 with many subsites. Each subsite is for a department. In some cases the people working in the company have responsibilities in more than one department, therefore ...
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How do I get my Web Part to automatically refresh

Sharepoint 2010 Enterprise - I have a web part which displays notifications from a list which have the ShowMe flag set to TRUE. Although I have Enable Asynchronous Automatic Refresh checked and the ...
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User gets res://ieframe.dll/syntax.htm# The address is not valid error on InfoPath 2010

I have a user who downloaded an InfoPath 2010 form to his local machine. He wanted to add a link that would then open another document. I advised the user to select HyperLink from the ribbon. The user ...
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How do I edit Infopath webparts in SharePoint 2010?

I have full control on a SharePoint 2010 site with an Infopath Web part on it. I want to edit its content but the relevant ribbons would not show up from the top. Please help. Screenshot below: ...
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Adding month to calculated value

I want to created a calculated column where I add 3 months to a date. This is what I have so far. =DATE(YEAR([Last updated]); MONTH([Last updated])+3; DAY([Last updated])); SharePoint produces and ...
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Query multiple lists using javascript/CSOM

I'm about to query multiple lists using JavaScript (JSOM, SharePoint 2010). It's working when querying one list in a time, but that's annoying when I'm having lots of lists. Working example: ...
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Differing ways to make executeQueryAsync calls (Function.createDelegate)

I want some understanding on two programming patterns I've seen and when to employ them. The question is about callbacks and delegate. In the first code there are two distinct functions, success ...
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500 Error to SharePoint 2010 Rest call

I'm having issues with other users getting any data from a particular list in SharePoint 2010. I can view the data without any problem, but others cannot. They can access the list normally (through ...