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Sandbox User Code Service and low performance

I'm looking into a case where all sandboxed solutions runs terrible, not only slow, but they use abnormally a lot of resource points too. Its not a large farm, 3 server + sql. All running on HyperV. ...
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How to Change Add New Item url of List View Webpart

I have a list. I created a webpart for insert item to it. I created a page to add webpart. I want set this page for NewForm of list. I use sharepoint designr, but when i edit allitems form don't ...
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Same custom column name in 2 different solutions, 2 different ID guids, yet I get a “Duplicate field 'x' was found” error

So I have two completely different solutions, I'll call them solutionA.wsp and solutionB.wsp and they are being deployed to the same site Both of them contain a site column definition for a column ...
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How can I modify the available “repeat” options in a new Calendar event?

3I'm creating a calendar that lists various recurring due dates for reports and status updates. For end-of-year reports, I choose the "Last weekday of December" option. However, 31 Dec is a company ...
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How to add web application (project from Visual Basic 2010) to Sharepoint Foundation

I would like to ask, how I can add web application (this is Visual Basic project) to my site collection in Sharepoit Foundation? Can I do this without create web part? If no or yes please tell me how ...
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Best practice physical sql server is no longer the case with windows 2012 server

This question comes from watching the keynote at msteched europe. In which the presenter, I dont remember the exact works, says, that sql server wouldnt need to be physical anymore or something like ...
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Filtering items in a view using a CAML query

I'm having trouble querying SharePoint in such a way, as to combine a view results with my own CAML query inside a WCF service. It seems GetItems ignores my query, and just returns all the items in ...
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TaxonomyWebTaggingControl Not Showing Up on Page

I am attempting to use a Taxonomy Picker Control (TaxonomyWebTaggingControl) on an Application Page based on the term set configured for a User Profile property. In this scenario, I have set the Ask ...
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Customizing the Email text sent to users on granting permssions to various sites?

Where and what exactly should I be looking at editing to change the subject. body and other text of the default email that is sent by sharepoint notifying the user that he or she has been granted ...
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Move documents from O3Spaces to Sharepoint 2010

I am getting ready to move from O3Spaces to Sharepoint2010, is there any way to migrate documents(and their versions and comments, hopefully) from O3Spaces to Sharepoint?
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Reverse lookup with Linq to SharePoint

I have two lists called ‘Events’ (custom list) and ‘Timeslots’ (calendar list), Timeslots has a lookup in to the id column of Events. Each event can have multiple timeslots. I need to show columns ...
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Is there a way to automatically alphabetize the Quick Launch menu?

We're running SharePoint Foundation 2010. I have a Quick Launch list, and I'm constantly going in to re-order it manually as I delete and add itms to keep it relevant. Is there a way to set this up so ...
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Meeting notifications from calendar with Foundation?

We're using SharePoint Foundation 2010. We do ~not~ have workflows. That fact prevents the answers given here from working for me. So, for a close-but-not-duplicate-question, I'd like to pose this ...
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check if versioning enabled on sharepoint 2010 list

I have a PowerShell script that updates document libraries to make sure that versioning is enabled: $list.EnableVersioning = $true How can I check whether versioning is enabled before making the ...
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Have External Lists And / Or Event Receivers?

I am fairly new to Sharepoint. I am in the early stages of developing a SP2010 LOB app that will finally have like 50 lists which are quite interrelated with each other. I am asking for your help ...
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Multi select Lookup column returns null in javascript client object mode;

I am trying to retrieve the selected values of multi select lookup column and store them in array and then set the lookup column with the same selected values after drop down value changes but always ...
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Site Permissions AD Query

When assigning permissions to a site in Sharepoint 2010, is it possible instead of specifically adding a group or a user, to create an LDAP query or something simular. For example I have a group ...
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Tips for improving Visio Services performance

I have a solution with approximately 1MB Visio Drawings which are data bound. I need the drawings to refresh as frequently as possible (which I believe is 1 minute interval). I'm looking for ...
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Variations pages throw exceptions

I am seriously sick because all of sudden variations pages have stopped working. I have no clue on how can I fix it :( See below:
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How to update a Sharepoint 2010 list via an Infopath 2010 client form via a code?

I tried to follow in Sharepoint Server 2010 and Infopath 2010 the article: How to update a SharePoint list via an InfoPath browser form using the SharePoint Object Model which is for ...
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Why such differences between Infopath 2010 templates for a Form Library and for a List?

Table 3 (Comparing form library and list templates) of msdn article Building SharePoint Applications with InfoPath 2010 (Part 1 of 2) states that: support for custom code is available for a Form ...
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Error occurred in deployment step 'Activate Features': <nativehr>0x80070002</nativehr><nativestack></nativestack>

I have a feature. On the FeatureActivated event I am creating a list if it is not there. I also have an EventReceiver that in the elements.xml on the Receivers node has the attribute ListUrl. This is ...
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How to connect Document Library and crawled data in SharePoint 2010

This is what I have installed. SharePoint 2010, actually it was Search Server 2010 Express, is installed on Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard. The crawling content source is connected to one of our ...
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Missing fields / columns on NewForm.aspx

I have a list in SharePoint 2010 in which the fields are not shown when clicking "New Item" and opening the NewForm.aspx. The list is not using a custom content type. I can edit existing list items in ...
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How can I show the documents of a document set in an InfoPath form?

I have an InfoPath form with a connection to a document library that holds document sets. I have the ID of the specific document set. How can I make the InfoPath form display Links to the documents of ...
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authentication popups spam when getting images from neightboor site

I am on Sharepoint 2010 and have 2 websites, intranet (A) and mysite (B) hosted on the same Sharepoint server. On A, I have a webpart that shows user profile images that are on B by linking them. ...
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How to include .js file from location different than “_layouts” folder to sharepoint master page?

I would like to include js file from different location that it's now. Currently in master page code it looks as below: <SharePoint:ScriptLink ID="ScriptLink1" language="javascript" ...
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Content Deployment performance issues

I'm struggling with Content Deployment tool on SP 2010 in these days, because it is the only way, how to repair our permission issue, however, it brings a lot of another small headaches with it even ...
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How to list categorized items in SharePoint (new at SP)

I am beginner at Sharepoint and i want to make a small application on it. I have 3 lists. CarFeatures Cars FeatureType Here is my structure FeatureType: GearType, Speed, Color,CoolingSystem are ...
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Create reports from SharePoint lists

We currently have SharePoint 2010 Standard with SQL Server 2008 R2 Enterprise, and Visual Studio 2010 Ultimate for development. As I understand it, to be able to create reports from SharePoint lists I ...
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All versions of one item in list

Is it possible to see all versions for one item in SP list a different way than through version history? We have one extensively used list with 100, 130, 150... with a lot of (multi-line and rich ...
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How to add required column comments in library Sharepoint Fundation

I try to add required column "comments" in library but I have problem, when I add column and I check in "Require that this column contains information:" when I try to save this file (.doc) I don't see ...
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Add ReportViewer WebPart at runtime

I am working with feature receivers in SP2010. I can successfully create web part pages and drop web part on the pages on feature activation.I was trying to add ReportViewerWeb Part (Integrated Mode) ...
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Remove server (that no longer exists) from 2010 farm? [closed]

I had a virtual server we'll call spTest. It had to be rebuilt, so someone renamed it spTst and created a new virtual server they named spTest. Then they deleted spTst. SpTest seems to be working, I ...
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How to pass Current logged in User to BCS Entity

we are in planning for Converting ASP.NET application in SharePoint 2010 and this application use forms based authentication using Sql Membership provider.First thing here is we can not get rid of ...
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Is there a non-InfoPath alternative to Google Forms?

Is there a non-InfoPath alternative to Google Forms? I need a non-InfoPath solution because many of our systems do not have InfoPath installed. Any help is appreciated.
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Why aren't custom views displaying recurring appointments properly?

We have two recurring events in a SharePoint calendar. The first recurs every two weeks beginning Jun 05, 2012, and the second recurs every two weeks beginning Jun 10, 2012. The Jun 05 meeting is ...
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listview iframe inside modal - have links open over parent

I tried to search for a solution and found a few on here but nothing relating to listview, I have a dispform that includes an iframe showing a related list, the problem is that all the links from the ...
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SPWeb being closed when getting list by powershell. What's wrong?

When I run this little piece of powershell code: $w = Get-SPWeb http://localhost $l = $w.List["some list"] I get Unexpected error message to my Sharepoint ULS log Detected use of SPRequest for ...
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Username() in infopath form return empty string on sharepoint workflow form

I have an infopath form loaded as an initiation/association form for a sharepoint workflow. I added a text field wich I want to be prefilled with the current user username. I'm using username() to get ...
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How can I add a hyperlink to a field contaning plain text?

I'm using SP Foundation 2010, with severly limited development permissions. I'm operating as a site Owner in a user area, so access to Designer, Visual Studio, etc. is limited and I'm looking for ...
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Lookup columns into document template

I've a DocLib with the lookup field Field01 and I want to display the associated lookup columns as Field01:FieldA, Field01:FieldB... I already have them on the view, now I want the exact same ...
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Setting up sites with lists and custom content types

I am creating a proof of concept at work. It will be creating a web applciation with a site collection in it. The site collection will have 1 or 2 custom content types and a few lists set up. I will ...
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Can I display some documents in my browser and others using their native applications?

I'm using SP Foundation 2010, with severly limited development permissions. I'm operating as a site Owner in a user area, so access to Designer, Visual Studio, etc. is limited and I'm looking for ...
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Sharepoint 2010 secondary workflow not starting automatically with incoming mail

After upgrading to sharepoint 2010. SharePoint Designer workflow is starting automatically on principal worklfow but not starting on secondary workflow on task list when the item is created by ...
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Limit login attempts to a SharePoint server to a single OU

The setup: Several SharePoint 2010 Foundation web applications, each on individual servers. Default SharePoint authentication mechanism in use Single Active Directory Domain controls user ...
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Getting an “Access Denied” error when generating a new item (document set) form

I am working on a system in SharePoint 2010 where we have many (>40) custom content types, all derived from Document Set. The system also has some strictly defined user roles, so we have set up our ...
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Email Users When Their ID Selected in Task Field

I have a task list which has multiple fields users can select usernames from the corporate contact list. This is through a column field (person or group). Is there a way to have all users who are ...
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deploy a list with specific item-level permissions in ListAdded event receiver method

I have a certain type of custom list I have designed in my 'solution.wsp', that, whenever an instance of it is instantiated, it should have at the outset a specific Item-Level permission. To further ...
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SharePoint Enterprise Search - Error: OfficeSearch14HealthSession

Ever since I provisioned a dedicated Search & Indexing Server on a SP 2010 production environment , this nagging error occurs everyday as seen in the event viewer of the server:- Session ...