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Microsoft.SharePoint.Search.Query Not giving me the results I want

I'm currently working on creating a custom search page built from scratch, and thus I'm trying to query our site for keywords. I have set-up the SharePoint Foundation Search on Central Admin and I ...
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How to traverse SharePoint Library in Client Object Model?

I have SharePoint Library and i want to traverse all folder and sub folder of it using client object model. Can anybody have solution ?
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Top Link Nav Bar

I have configured a Top Link bar on my SharePoint 2010 site. It looks fine for my pages. But as I navigate to application pages the navigation levels split up e.g MainHeading/Heading1/Leaf Nodes. ...
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Restart an errored workflow programmatically

I am trying to figure out the best way to restart an errored out workflow. A little background: We get seemingly random error-outs (error and stack below) in a visual studio created workflow when ...
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SharePoint 2010 Issue with CSV File

We are using SharePoint 2010. I have permission (full access) on my site. I have three uploaded files (one Word .doc, one Excel .xls, one CSV .csv). I had no problems editing Word and Excel files. ...
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ItemAdding getting the file name of a document

I have a document library. I want to add an itemadding event recieiever to do some validation on the file name of the document. How can I get the file name from the SPItemEventProperties
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Use Secure Store Credentials to connect to database with Windows Authentication in Visual Studio solution?

Background: I have an external content type that has been developed in a Visual Studio 2010 solution. This content type is based mostly off elements in a database that are accessed via stored ...
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User Permissions SharePoint 2010

I am working with SharePoint 2010. My requirement is to have some user groups blocked for some of my custom pages those reside in "Site Pages" library.So that users in those groups can not access the ...
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Redirect from ItemAdded event

I am using an ItemAdded event handler for doing some validation. If my validation fail is it possible to redirect the user to another page. Ideally it would be good to show the page in a dialog box. ...
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Foundation Search hopelessly broken

Is there some way for me to simply "re-initialize" SharePoint Foundation Search in 2010? Simply clicking on the SharePoint Foundation Search in Central Admin -> Services on Server yields: Object ...
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Item Level permissions - trouble when using “Create items and edit items that were created by the user ”

I have a list of items that I want viewable and editable only by the item creator and one other person (the other person is set in the item data). I created a list, and in the advanced settings set: ...
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Managed Account — Required server permissions?

I set up a managed account for my Sharepoint 2010 Web Application. I did this by first creating a local account on the system (in the "Users" group), then set up the web application, providing the ...
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Open link to a local folder

In our SharePoint 2010 intranet I'm trying to put a link to a local resource into a list of links. The links are displayed on page, but clicking on them does not open the file or folder. Putting the ...
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Adding webpart to filter view by code is not working

I need to add a new page in a new doc library. That works fine. In the page I need to add a webpart to filter list data from a view bases on 3 columns from the view. The following code is not ...
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Can InfoPath forms have multiple code-behind files?

I've recently been doing support work for few solutions built with browser-based InfoPath forms. And all of the solutions have had a large amount of customization using code-behind. So far I've only ...
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Feature Upgrading - Adding an existing content type to a list definition

My question is: how do I add an existing content type (say the OOTB "Contact" content type) to an list instance definition (for "Shared Documents") in my site definition solution? Background: I have ...
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how to sharepoint display columns content into several languages

I have created a site, installed my language packs, created the term store service and created some terms in multi-language (Persian and English). I then created a site in which, I created a new list ...
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Can You Add a WebPart to a Wiki Home Page via Powershell?

Salvete! Is it possible to add a webpart to a Wiki Home Page via Powershell? I have 100 sites for which I need to add a web-part to their home-pages. I know this is easily possible with normal ...
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Access error publishing InfoPath form to Forms Services

I am trying to publish an InfoPath form to a SharePoint form library, but I am running into problems. Immediately after clicking the Next button in the Publishing Wizard, I receive "You are not ...
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2007 to 2010 DB Migration Questions

I have created a new two-server 2010 farm and wish to perform a DB attach upgrade. I find the documentation vague, specifically as to the extent of the preparations on the new servers. 1) Per the ...
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SharePoint 2010 Custom Claims and People Picker Issue: User not found or not unique

I am trying to solve the following problem. We have a web app with multiple authentication methods (Windows, Forms and ADFS). With the usual ADFS deployment the People Picker will not resolve the ...
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Show all tasks from user

How can I make a list with all Tasks? It is possible to use the MyTasks webpart, this is after changing a list of all task within the sitecollection. But i want a list of all tasks of multiple ...
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Error: A look-up field contains invalid data. Please check the value and try again

Currently we are working in a process where documents are uploaded, then downloaded, modified and re-uploaded as a NEW file, not as a new version of the same file. However, When I upload the documnet, ...
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Events in SharePoint 2010: how do I tackle this?

I have a request for a creating an event management subsite. You should be able to create, edit and delete events, invite people for events, RSVP for events, add comments to an event, add pictures to ...
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Microsoft SharePoint is not supported with version 4.0.30319.225 of the Microsoft .Net Runtime

So, the story is the following: I just joined a team of an existing sharepoint project, sharepoint is installed RTM on all environments, from DEV to production. But because its 2 companies working ...
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Add a column to an existing site from a site column

I have a feature that will add 2 columns to site columns. However I need to add them to the list. Because its an existing development and the didnt start from scratch using feature versioning, I ...
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Editing ribbon bar problem

I have a custom list on my (Human Resource Department) sub-site where HR user fills two to three fields and attach a word document. On HR site the permissions are not inheritted and I made custom ...
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Disable approvement for a single listitem

I am creating a custom list in Visual Studio 2010 for SharePoint 2010. I want to set "approvement needed" for single listitems to false or disabled. My intention is, that a element can be approved ...
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Do not allow users save document library on the server and be able to save on the local

I have a document library. Users can see and download it. When users open the document and change it, they can save changes. Problem is: when user click save, save file dialog show server path and ...
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Dynamic subsite creation upon new list item in parent

I'd like to give future site "administrators" the ability to create collaboration subsites (based very loosely on the team site definition) beneath a parent site simply by adding an item to a list. ...
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web part properties panel covered by the master page

I'm upgrading a SharePoint site from 2007 to 2010. I'm done with all the master pages and page layouts. Is still have however a minor thing that is bugging me. When editing a page, the web part ...
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“Send to” menu disabled for document sets but ok for documents?

I have set up a destination Records Library with a content organizer and enabled document sets for this site. I have also associated document sets with both the drop off library and the record ...
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How to add extra custom content type to Contacts based ListInstance

I am trying to build a custom ListInstance for deployment in Visual Studio. It should be based on the Contacts template so it can be opened in/linked to Outlook, but I also want to add two other ...
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sharepoint caml is fast - how?

We all know that Caml is faster than using linq, since linq internally gets translated to caml. But can anyone explain how caml is best to do sharepoint queries or how it is fast or what makes it ...
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SP2010 Crawled Properties

I'm creating user profile properties and making them searchable. But now, I need to set a last property of the Crawled Property. So how can I check the "Include values for this property in the search ...
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How to trap virus error when uploading file in library?

I have a document library. when i upload a file in it, i get error "some files can contain viruses or otherwise be harmful to your computer" How to disable warning messages??
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is it possible to get file properties

I'm trying to crawl over site documents and find their properties. While I was able to do the first part, using something like ClientContext clientContext = new ClientContext("http:xxx"); ...
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Assigning item level permissions adds user to portal permissions

I have an event receiver on a task list that gets the assigned to people, and grants them 'full control' on that item. Below is the method the event receiver fires, on add and update: public void ...
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How to set Column/View Permission?

I have a list with 3 columns. I want set permission for a column that a special user/group can edit it, and a special user/group can't. e.g: User 1 can read columns a, b User 2 can not see column ...
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How to call Finder Method with Parameters using BCS Runtime Model

Hi i have created BCS model which use secure store service for authentication to External system.Everything works fine using out of box external list and BCS webparts but i want to create custom ...
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Error: Sharepoint 2010 Web Part appears to be causing a problem. Invalid temp directory in chart handler configuration

I have a sp2010 website where I am trying to use a network path for the images as I have a WebFarm which is loadBalanced using CISCO ACE appliance hardware (without IP Stickiness). The reason I am ...
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Content Deployment and Migration API not importing no error thrown

The following http://blogs.technet.com/b/stefan_gossner/archive/2007/08/30/deep-dive-into-the-sharepoint-content-deployment-and-migration-api-part-4.aspx provides the follwoinf code to import and ...
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How can I restrict the MySite owners to have limited permissions on their MySite

Is it possible to restrict the MySite owners (Site Collection administrator) to have limited permissions on their Mysites. Please let me know about possible approaches.
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XSLT Get Current date or Today in XSLT

Help please can anyone advise how I get current date, or today method in xslt 1.o SharePoint
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Backup-SPFarm or Backup-SPSite to backup a site collection and it's content database

Should I use Backup-SPFarm or Backup-SPSite to backup a site collection with it's content database? Dont both of them backs up with it's content database?
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Search returning duplicate results that are out-of-scope

Our farm is 2010, but our sites are still in 2007 UI. We're planning to migrate in the next month or so, but for now we're just upgrading the Search site. We're also running BA Insight's Longitude for ...
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Connecting Web Parts across pages in SharePoint Designer

I am trying to connect some web parts across different pages (in the same site) and the behavior I am seeing doesn't make sense to me. I think I am missing something in my understanding. I am using ...
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Will Sharepoint Sync User Profiles if only Domain Groups are Used?

In my sharepoint, I have assigned permissions for sites and pages by using only domain groups - that is, I am not using any sharepoint groups themselves. This works fine. It allows me to add and ...
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Customize List, View, Edit, New Form for each List

I am new at SharePoint, but I have learned that is possible to customize any List Page Form through SharePoint Designer. However, i noticed that if i have 50 List's Definition in my site i will need ...
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SharePoint 2010 solution not deploying correctly (features not available)

I have been working on a SharePoint 2010 solution on a server using Visual Studio. Unfortunately the server decided to die on me. Fortunately I have the solution backed up using source control and had ...