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Limiting a view based on authentication

I am attempting to solve/plan a strategy for a business using SharePoint 2010. They have data from multiple external databases. I would like to display this data in a report based on the current ...
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Installing SharePoint February 2013 CUs

I have 1 App and 2 WFEs. Is it okay to install the CU on all the server at the same time or they need to be install in a order. Once install is completed on all servers then I will run the PSConfig. ...
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Phonetic Search in normal search

Is it possible to have phonetic search in the normal search and not only in the peoplesearch? I read that in SP2010 the KQL does not support phonetic search in Non-People-Searches. What about SP2013 ...
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XSLT of tasks webpart in 2013 / 2010

I'm curious and maybe someone could help me to get the XSLT of the My Tasks webpart in SharePoint 2010 and 2013, i tried to find it out, but i cannot find it anywhere. SP 2013 I don't have, but if ...
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Multiple fields to same list in join (CAML)

Current situation: ============= In my example, I've got 2 custom lists: Accounts Addresses In the "Accounts"-list I've created 2 lookup columns to the "Addresses"-list Address1 Address2 When ...
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Programmatically add new fetched properties to webpart

I have a webpart which I extend and i would like to programmatically add extra fetched properties to those that already exist, but I cannot succeed in that, maybe you could be of help to me. So here ...
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individual wsp for each webpart

I am using Visual Studio 2010 and all my project related Visual Webparts are inside that solution and I am doing all this on UAT environment. Now I want to know how can I can build separate WSP file ...
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Sharepoint 2010 - SMTP - How to configure outgoing email for SMTP server outside SP farm?

I'm having a bit problem when configuring outgoing email for our SP 2010. We already have an exchange email server outside the newly build SP 2010 farm. How to configure the outgoing SMTP email for ...
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Users gets intermittent access denied?

I have users in domain groups, which we set permission on. Some users get access denied to certain content some of the time, but not all of the time. It's very hard to search for errors in this case. ...
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How to fix the access issue with Timer JobDefinition Page - SP2010?

I am unable to access the Timer Job Definition Page in Central Admin and getting error given below, if anyone can tell me how to fix this issue please, The configuration database was queried for a ...
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Hide some fields from EditForm

I have some troubles with EditForm in Sharepoint. In SPD 2010 i have created External Type and defined CRUD method for him. I want to show in Disp form all item fields, but in Create and Edit form ...
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Workflows Always Remain In Progress

I have a custom workflow that was created in VS. This workflow runs like it should about 50% of the time. I am researching/debugging to make it run right 100% of the time and I noticed in Site ...
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Best/Simplest Way to Implement Custom Button on List/Library?

I've removed most of the default elements with the following: <style type="text/css"> #s4-ribbonrow, .ms-cui-topBar2, .s4-notdlg, .s4-pr s4-ribbonrowhidetitle, .s4-notdlg noindex, ...
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Custom columns (IFRAME), web parts and connections

We have created a number of custom columns for our client. Some of them display content using an iframe to an .ASPX page (so that some code-behind can be executed). I was recently tasked to create a ...
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unable open sharepoint central admin

Following are the two unexpected errors i found in the log file Please help me out its urgent....... Unexpected System.NullReferenceException: Object reference not set to an instance of an object. ...
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Styling individual webparts

I've got a publishing site where webparts need to look different based on which siteType they are in. Got a 3 webpart styles (each style can be applied by simply adding a class to the top level ...
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Sharepoint Managed MetaData Service Migration 2010 - 2013

I have successfully migrated MMS from SP 2010 to SP 2013 Is there any limitations while this is done ?? Any data / feature lose ?
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Audience Targeting on Navigation Links

I have a SP 2010 Enterprise instance, and I have some navigation links that I want to suppress using audience targeting. I have a particular SharePoint group with my members, and so I go to Look and ...
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Form render failed because the user's session was closed

Suddenly one of the InfoPath forms on my company's Sharepoint site has stopped working. The log has the following message: Form render failed because the user's session was closed StackTrace: at ...
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User with Full Control Permission is getting Access Denied Message

The user who's responsibility it is to build up and maintain our training portal is receiving the "Access Denied" message when she tries to edit her page. Her permission level is "Full Control". I ...
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Unable to update page layout

Working on branding an old sharepoint solution. Working on a machine where a sharepoint application has been previously set up and all the pages and page layouts have already been deployed. All I need ...
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Restrict search results from outside the web application

I have a single search service application associated with both of my web applications. In each web application I want search results to only appear from within that web application. I believe I can ...
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Using User Profile Service from a different farm

This is SP2010. Our production farm has a somewhat-working (sync doesn't work, of course) User Profile Service application. Our test/dev farm doesn't have a User Profile Service app, and I'm a bit ...
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can you organize Document Set libraries into Folder Heirarchy?

In my sharepoint designer workflow i create a document set when a project initiation form is submitted. the workflow creates the document set in a document set library. I'd like to organize a folder ...
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Let user know their email to document library was rejected

I have several email enabled document libraries, all set to "Accept e-mail messages based on document library permissions". It works fine, but sometimes users will choose the wrong list or send it ...
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Cant view infopath form after submit in sharepoint list

I publish Infopath forms to a SharePoint Library. The forms are being sent to the Email recipients but can't be viewed in the SharePoint library. I use a submit button and a SharePoint data ...
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How to create a chart with Chart WebPart from comma separated values in one list column

I want to create a chart with the built in Chart WebPart in SP 2010 from a comma separated values string in one column of a forms library. It is a form library with promoted fields of an InfoPath ...
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Calendar Web Part -> not showing the items in underlying list

Yesterday I bought a web part from VirtoSoftware (http://www.virtosoftware.com/sharepoint-calendar). This uses javascript to show list items in any SharePoint list as calendar items in a web part. I ...
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extend caml token ?

is there an hook or interface or whatever that could be used for extending token functionality of sharepoint? For example [Me] token is insufficient for me and I would like to for example develop my ...
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Activating a WebApplication scoped feature on a single web app touches all web app web.configs

I have a WebApplication scoped feature, and I have set ActivateOnDefault to false, to prevent the feature from being activated on every web application when installed. The feature is a simple ...
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How can I move an item in a library to another folder preserving meta-information?

I have a library with numerous folders and documents that I am trying to organize. The easy way would be to use explorer view, but I'm getting errors accessing it to which my internal help desk is ...
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“Add document” link missing for users receiving access through AD groups

So, using SP Foundation 2010, we've chosen to assign Active Directory groups to various sites and folders to control access, instead of assigning indidual users directly, then control all access ...
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Add New Item Pop-up Window

A lot of my Sharepoint Sites require input from the Users to add to Lists, Document Libraries and so on. However, sometimes Users have trouble finding the "Add New Item" button when attempting to add ...
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How to search/query by Enterprise Keywords?

I'm doing a recommendation engine and I need to access the Enterprise Keywords of a document and search for other documents having at least 1 matching keyword. So for example I have Document A which ...
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I need to deploy a sharepoint solution

I have updated a theme on Sharepoint 2010 site. The site is a sandboxed development site. The changes consist of updates to a master page, new css and some small images files as used on the home page. ...
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Different View for Top-Level folder and folders of a Content Type (programmatically)

I have a Document Library where I add Folders of a specific Content Type. Inside these folders I can upload documents. I would like to have different Views for both. I found a manual solution as ...
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Developing console applications for previous assemblies (Sharepoint 2010)

I Made a console application that changes items in a list that has a Taxonomy field. The app works well on the Developement machine, but for some reason, when move it to production, we get this error: ...
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ItemUpdated fires when no item is added

I have an ItemUpdated event receiver in a document library in SharePoint 2010. When I try to upload a document with a name that already exists in my library I get an error message "The specified name ...
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Can these permission requirements be met with audiences?

permission requirements: Users from several regional departments fill out one complex InfoPath form. Every user can only edit his own form instance, but he can authorize others by adding Names in ...
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Custom AccessDenied Using Web.config

For some reasons i find my self facing this request : Making a redirect from : /_Layouts/AccessDenied.aspx to a Custom ApplicationPage and the modification MUST be done ONLY on web.config which means ...
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CAML Query for sub folder documents javascript

I'm trying to query for documents in a specified sub folder of a document library. Using U2U CAML builder, I can generate the query and return successfully within it. However, when I run the query ...
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add MenuItem to MenuItemTempate on event SPGridView.RowDataBound

working on custom web part. I included SPGridView to this web part. I know there is an option at the begining define menu items, however I would like to add/delete/modify the menu items dynamically. I ...
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Sharepoint Designer broken after extending webapp and changing AAM

To change the URL of my sharepoint 2010 site, I: Went to Central Admin -> Web Applications Extended the webapp to a new URL Made sure the new URL worked Went to "Remove sharepoint from IIS website" ...
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How to access the Outbound SMTP Server address from code?

I am currently working on sending an email with an iCal event that users can accept/decline to add it to their calendar. The built-in SPUtility.SendEmail is too limited to achieve this so I'm using ...
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obtain actions from ecb

is there a way how to obtain the default list of custom actions in ECB ? I tried list.UserCustomActions but it returns only custom actions added by user. In my case it returned 0. I would like to ...
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restore default incoming email settings

I wrote an email event receiver for a list, which override the default incoming email settings (I now only have an option to turn it on/off and set the email, and the rest is expected to be handled by ...
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SharePoint 2010 SEO meta description

When I try to amend my page layouts to accept a new SEO meta description site column (as per this post, for example: ...
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obtain list view rendered html from code?

Is there an option how to obtain the list view rendered html from code? For example I have an item (for example task ct) and i would like to obtain html rendered (on server side) if this item will ...
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How do i create a static text filter on a list webpart

I would like to use a constant as a text filter on a SharePoint list webpart. I can add a text filter and use it to filter the list successfully, but I don't want a control and I never want to change ...
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“SharePoint is not a database!” article of 2009 - does it still apply for SP 2010 and 2013?

I'm talking about this blog post by Chris Woodill. He mentions the following advantages of modeling data via SQL programming instead of SharePoint's lists: Primary And foreign keys: one of the most ...