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SP 2010 JavaScript events

I want to hook into certain events on a SharePoint 2010 site, specifically the modal dialog open and close events. Does SharePoint 2010 trigger any events for these kinds of actions? If so, how do I ...
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Update custom property on listItem using -replace in powershell?

I have two different web application with one site collection each. One Site collection is privat and the other on is public inside the intranet. The public site links to the private site which link ...
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Disappeared personal views

Have you ever facing the issue with dissappearing personal views? I have a big list with a lot of columns, rows, public & personal views, but without any calculated columns, 3rd party features, ...
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User Profile Service not setup, but user information from Active Directory Exists

I have yet to setup the User Profile Service on my new SP2010 Farm. Yet when I go to view my user information or other users' information, it contains properties (mobile number, department, etc) that ...
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Create List view to display category totals

I have a list of tickets and there age: |---Ticket ID---|---Age (days)---| |--- WO#12 ---|-------- 35 -------| |--- WO#13 ---|-------- 70 -------| |--- WO#14 ---|-------- 99 -------| I need to ...
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Powershell to check usage of a custom Permission Level

As the title says I need to find/write a Powershell script that will look through all of my Site Collection to see where a specific (custom) Permissions Level is being used. All the articles I have ...
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TargetInvocationException sitecollection “no access” quota

I am getting this error: + CategoryInfo: NotSpecified: (:) [CheckSiteCollection], TargetInvocationException + FullyQualifiedErrorId : System.Reflection.TargetInvocationException,CheckSiteCollection ...
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How to use standard Sharepoint 2010 download functions

I wish to download a file from a sharepoint2010 site as if you were downloading a normal document from a Document Library. What functions are available in C# to call these functions? I know you can ...
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customizing MasterPage and removing Placeholder

I would like to remove PlaceHolderPageDescription. But I get error something like PlaceHolderPageDescription couldn't be found. Why sometimes you cann't remove a placeholder from a MasterPage? is it ...
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List item validation using .NET Client Object Model

On a SharePoint Foundation 2010 installation, I have a list defined and have set some simple validation rules on a couple of the fields: Text field (required) Number field (required, min: 50, max: ...
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Content DB not getting any permissions on web application created through central admin

I tried to create a Web Application using Central Admin. It created web app without displaying any error, I can browse site too after creating site collection and that, but content db got no ...
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Promoting document metadata from xml

Is there a way to promote document metadata from XML input? MSDN states it's possible and that there's ever an XML built-in parser in place. However, after hours of searching the web I still don't ...
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Workflows stuck on starting Sharepoint 2010

We have an issue with a list that has some custom workflows we have created in SharePoint Designer. Each list item has 3 workflows attached to them, but the workflows just seem to sit at a ...
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Difference between Basic, Enterprise and Fast Search

I can see there are three out of box templates available by SharePoint named as, Enterprise Search Center Basic Search Center FAST Search Center I created sites based on three templates, but I ...
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Not able to delete site collection using powershell

I am trying to delete a just created site collection but it keep giving me this error, PS C:\Users\svc_spadmin> Remove-SPSite -Identity "http://intranet.sharepoint2010 .com/portalll/DeleteMe" ...
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Trying to create a Site Collection using PS but keep getting error

I am trying to create a site collection using powershell script but keep getting error even though I already created Managed Path I am referencing in cmdlet, PS C:\Users\svc_spadmin> ...
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Update user permissions in list

I have a list which has individual permissions set on each item. Yesterday, a cockup occurred where a number of these items had their permissions erased. Rather than clicking each one individually, ...
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Feature deactivation and webpart not being removed

I have a question regarding a feature and the webparts. Basically recently i noticed that when i deploy a webpart with my solution and it is bound to a feature on site collection scope, when it is ...
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Calculated Formula Insert From Another List

I have List A which has all information. List B has Col 1 that looks up one of the List A's columns. Col 2 is a Calculated column that want to use Col 1 but SharePoint is not able to see Col 1 ...
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How can I change Document library permissions for all site collections using powershell?

Total Powershell newbie here, but I have managed to write a couple scripts so far that have been working. We are using 2010 Enterprise edition, and I have been tasked with creating a script that will ...
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Is it possible to add a security trim that filters by user groups?

In my left hand side bar I have 3 links to downloads- one for each of three different companies. I need each company to log in and see only the one link to their companies downloads - not all 3 links ...
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SharePoint 2010 Workflow - Check field every 48 hours and send email if necessary

My customer has a list of problem tickets in SharePoint. When a new ticket item is created, they want the system to check every 48 hours if the item has been modified in the last 48 hours, and send an ...
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How i can get “item ID” column through “BDC Identity” column

I create external list for display external items from my wcf service and add custom action on that list EditForm through ClientObjectModel with this url: ...
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Problems adding WCF Data Services to SharePoint 2010

I would like to add a custom OData endpoint to SharePoint 2010. Because of its dependency on .NET 4.0, the Web API OData provider is currently not an option for SharePoint 2010 (based on .NET 3.5). ...
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Is it better to use PortalSiteMapProvider.GetCachedListItemsByQuery or SPList.GetItems

I always use SPList.GetItems(SPQuery). According to this URL http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb687949.aspx#WorkingWithFoldersLists I know PortalSiteMapProvider provides an automatic caching ...
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Failed to Initialize the encryption algorithm

I am using forms based authentication using Sql Memebership Provider and i have configure Sql Membership provider to use Encrypted password format instead of Hashed.I have also copied same machine key ...
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How can I add button to ribbon that visible only for specific content type?

I have document library and i want to add button that will be visible only for my content type: <Elements xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/sharepoint/"> <!-- Parent ContentType: ...
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Delete PageLayout fails because of reference to non existing page

I would like to delete a pagelayout from SharePoint, but I get the exception "This item cannot be deleted because it is still referenced by other pages". When I open the "content and sructure" view, ...
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Users getting to wrong sharepoint application

I have 2 versions of the same Sharepoint application, one is a development version and one is the live production version. I have had a couple of people somehow manage to get onto the dev version by ...
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Need to get feedback (Form ) from clients via email(Outlook 2010).

How to design a form in outlook 2010, which will help client or end user to provide a feedback. The form shoudl be a part of email, which will help client to submit their feedbacks online.
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Use different masterpage for pages library

How do I go about applying a custom masterpage just to "front end" pages? i.e. I want all of the administration parts of the SharePoint site to follow default look and feel (viewlsts.aspx, managing ...
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Execute the Signout code without being redirected on sp page

I need to execute the the code under "/_layouts/Signout.aspx" on my Sharepoint page without any redirection and remaining on same page .Can i use the page viewer webpart and call the code ? or is ...
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How do I add test user accounts to SharePoint 2010 Enterprise?

I would like to add test user accounts to my SharePoint 2010 development environment. It is running on a Windows Server 2008 OS. I have test user accounts I’ve created at the windows level. IIS's ...
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How can I stop the automatic redirection to “/pages/default.aspx”?

When user goes to http://site/web/ I do not want them to be redirected to that web's welcome page, http://site/web/pages/default.aspx. How can I disable this redirection? I am fully aware this would ...
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Not pulling document properties when moving a Document Library

I'm attempting to move a very large Document Library from SP2007 to SP2010 but I cannot get the Properties of the Documents to move with the files. The library is too large to export as a Template ...
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Powershell - call to document library does not have items

I am using Powershell to iterate through items in a document library and when I am running the ISE debugger there are no items in my list. I can see that the list is recognized, but I do not see any ...
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Instances of older workflow version when deploying newer one

The question's about Sharepoint 2010. Let's consider a following scenario: there are instances of a workflow X in progress at the server (for example, waiting for user's interaction). Then, ...
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Workflow configuration by custom config file

I'm currently researching workflow configuration possibilities delivered by Sharepoint 2010 (I am meaning the Visual Studio development side). The kind of configuration I'm meaning is the one done by ...
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Printing Word document directly

is it possible to print a word document directly from the document libary? This must be done witout opening word on the local machine. Is it only possible wit a custom ribbon with JavaScript in it?
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SharePoint 2010 Query service authentication problem

I am struggling with calling search.asmx service from asp.net page. I've created proxy class using svcutil.exe and run request using following code: var binding = new BasicHttpBinding(); ...
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Modification to welcome menu

I have a question regardint the top menu, where you have basically welcome menu, then you have there some other links and at the end "site settings" menu. And there for i have 2 questions: 1) How can ...
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Info Path 2010 read and update accdb with Sharepoint Online

I am new to Sharepoint and to Info Path, so I hope can correctly articulate my goal, here. I would like to use Info Path to distribute forms which read,update and delete records in an Access 2010 db ...
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Sharepoint - send email if list item hasn't been updated in 48 hours

Fairly new SharePoint developer here, Our customer is using SharePoint 2010. They have a list of WorkOrder items to track help desk requests. Our customer wants to have the system send an email to ...
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Choice field event handler

I have a drop-down choice field in a custom list I'd like to add an event handler that fires when a value is selected from the drop down. I'd originally attached to the itemupdating event but ...
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Is it possible to copy SP Web from 2010 to 2013?

All I am trying to do is copy a SharePoint Web (i.e: http://sp2010/hr) to (i.e: http://sp2013/hr). I was able to export using: Export-SPWeb http://sp2010/hr –Path "hrexport.cmp" But when I try to ...
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InsufficientMemoryException: Insufficient winsock resources available?

I have a Sharepoint 2010 solution running on Windows Server 2008 R2. Sometimes users are unable to log in to SharePoint, and the ULS log provide an System.InsufficientMemoryException: Insufficient ...
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Distinguish Event Receiver Firing From Web UI or From Code

Think of some event receiver methods like ItemAdded, ItemDeleted etc. How can I detect in my event receiver code if the item adding/deleting is being triggered from the web UI or from the object ...
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Get Access to List View webpart without having access to list

So I'm developing an event management system at the moment where there are two user groups, "editors" and "attendees". By registering for an event, the SPUser is added to a list "attendeeList" which ...
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LDAP FBA Authentication and user profiles

I have a web app that uses FBA and LDAP (Active Directory). Users are able to login to the site without any issue. As part of on boarding process, users are redirected to their mysite "edit profile" ...
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FBA login failed if passwordFormat=“Encrypted” in web.config files

I am using FBA with SqlMembership Provider in sharepoint 2010 and its not working if i set passwordFormat="Encrypted" in all web.configs(web,central,STS) and here is error from ULS Password check on ...