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Issue with direct edit item link via email not closing

I have a very simple workflow sending an email for users to take a survey. I do not want them to have to click on Edit Item, so I am trying to send a link directly to the edit view. When I do so, ...
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SPWebConfigModification and the SPContentService collection

I have created a class that parses an xml file and then adds the appropriate modifications to the web.config in my SharePoint 2010 web applications. When a feature is activated the proper mods are ...
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Implications of open SPWeb/SPSite

I have read in various places that un-disposed SPWeb/SPSite objects keeps valuable database connections open and large COM objects in memory. Not disposing those objects is like number one mistake ...
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PDF search not working on second Search Service Application

We have configured a second SSA specifically for a web app. Searching PDF works great for webapps that are associated to the first SSA but not for the second. I have added PDF as one of the file types ...
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Editing Placeholderleftnavbar (Master) - removing linkable text

I am trying to edit the PlaceHolderLeftNavBar (Master). There is a list of links within in and some of the links are pointing to the wrong places. I need to go in there and remove/edit some of those ...
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Calling SP.ClientContext in a loop Javascript

I'm looping through a number of sites to run a query that checks whether new content has been added to document libraries in that site in the previous three days. However, I'm having problems. When I ...
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SharePoint 2010 - How to disable client integration (open with explorer)

Does anyone know how to disable (not hide) the client integration options in SharePoint 2010 in the library ribbon? We have a SharePoint web app where all sites on it have these options disabled, ...
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Term Store Management Data/ Managed Metadata Service items using c# code/using Client Object Model

I have a TermSet called "Products" inside Term Store Management/Managed Metadata. I am designing a front end form which allow user's to submit data to this list. To load the Product dropdown I need to ...
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Sharepoint Intranet is running slow [closed]

I have SharePoint installed on a server, a Development Server currently running Spiceworks WEBUI based Network Management system and SugarCRM . . . and they're both performing quite well. the ...
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Anonymous access on Sharepoint 2010, pages created using Visual Studio

How do we make the pages what we created using Visual Studio inherit permissions? They work fine when the person is signed on, but when they are anonymous, you cannot access the pages. How do I get ...
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How do I View the Raw XML Output of a Content Query Web Part?

I would like to see the Raw XML that is output from a content query web part so that I can develop a custom xsl stylesheet for this. I have the publishing infrastructure enabled. I assume I can do ...
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Impersonating Users in SharePoint 2010

We are about to start training our users. We will do so via group webinars. There are several types of users (Attorneys, Secretaries, other admin, etc.) all of whom have different views. Some have ...
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Cannot change the site collection administrator - error?

I am trying to change the Site Collection administrator for a site collection, in Central Admin. under Site Collection Administrators. When I select a new user from the lookup I get the "Error. An ...
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Add user in sso programmatically

sorry if i misunderstood something. I have a bunch of similar questions: are there ways to create new SSS target application programmatically? are there ways to add user(or user mapping) in SSS ...
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populate list after creation of site from custom site defintion

I need to populate a list that is created as part of a custom site definition from another source. Ive tried using a feature receiver but it states that the list has not been created. I guess that ...
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Use SharePoint Server Search 14 on one WFE or both?

I'm having a SharePoint Server 2010 installation and two WFEs'. As of today, only SharePoint Foundation Search V4 is running on Server 1, not SharePoint Server Search 14. From what I know, it should ...
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Can I use metadata to limit the choices in another metadata column?

SP Foundation 2010, no developer rights, no SPD. Those are the limitations that are the mother(s) of invention. We're categorizing a number of documents with a three level hierarchy. +Billing +----...
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List GetRelatedFields() returns field ID that doesn't exists in dependant list

I have got list item exception. [ArgumentException: Invalid Field Name.] [ArgumentException: Invalid Field Name. {01b89bed-bbe3-4bcb-9b92-c64183ffe135} /Lists/AcceptanceAgreements] Microsoft....
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SharePoint 2010: Unable to open .mht files in browser. Prompts to save .mht to disk

I have a SharePoint 2010 environment where I am unable to open .mht files in my browser. Every time reference the .mht file using a page viewer web part or a content editor web part (with iframe) I am ...
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Get all sites for a given user : SharePoint 2010

I want to dynamically build a collection of all sites a given use has access to, now I've tried SPWeb.GetSubwebsForCurrentUser() but this only returns the sub sites under the current site the user is ...
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How to access a site on another machine in the same domain programmatically?

I have a site on DOMAIN\PC1 with url http://site1. I can access it by using following code (code is running on DOMAIN\PC1): using(SPSite site = new SPSite("http://site1")) { } Also there is a site ...
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What are some alternatives to the Content Query Web Part for displaying list data in a custom layout?

I have some very specific requirements for displaying data from a List of Announcements. The Content Query Web Part can do almost what I need but does not seem like a very effecient solution. ...
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Designer Workflow: “Find Interval Between Dates” action not working

I am testing a default SP Designer 2010 workflow action called "Find Interval Between Dates" located under the "Utility Actions" category. I need to compare the amount of time passed between the ...
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Content Organizer Rule to move documents to Network Share

is it possible to write custom organizer rule to move document to network folder share based on metadata or it only work with moving docs between sharepoint libraries and folders. please advise ...
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Appropriate List permissions and read/write using visual webpart

I am learning SharePoint and just learned how to develop Visual Webparts and read data through CAML and write data also. I have a portal where I have one site collection and under that site collection ...
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How to enable menu tool bar in web par?

One of my web parts looks like the following But my other web parts doesn't have a tool bar like the one above. How can I enable that tool bar with New, Upload, Actions and Settings options?
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Finding the source of Access Denied errors

Is there any way to check the source of access denied. Sometimes users have access to the page, but do not have access to something on the page, or some code that requires access. For instance, a WP ...
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Get rid of a TimerJob/Feature which throws an exception

I created a TimerJob which is activated upon Feature activation. Because I didn't know better, I forgot to add an public default constructor and now I always get this exception: "Error occurred in ...
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do css media queries work on sharepoint 2010?

having trouble getting this to work and I thought I would ask if this is even supported in SharePoint 2010(or is it a problem in my css)?
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Two Way Meeting Workspace Sync between Outlook and Sharepoint 2010

Currently, if a meeting is created in Outlook and linked to a Sharepoint 2010 Meeting Space, the meeting is created but the Sharepoint calendar is not updated. Conversely, if a meeting is created in ...
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Meeting Attendees Don't Appear in Calendar

When I view the "All Events" list containing a number of meetings using workspaces, and choose to see the "Attendees" column, it is always empty. I understand that the Attendees in the Meeting ...
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SessionSate in Sharepoint

Normally session state module is disabled in SharePoint web.config. So it means SharePoint don't need session at all for its functioning. Is it bad practice to enable session state in SharePoint web....
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SharePoint Custom WebService and Authentication

I have developed a SharePoint 2010 Custom Werbservice and its deployed inside _layouts/CustomWS/MyWebService.asmx so if I try to access through browser like http://portal.mydomain.com/_layouts/...
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When is document (word, pdf) metadata used

In 2007, when I indexed word and PDF content the search results displayed the author (created by) and a description (description column) from the actual library. In 2010, I am getting the content ...
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how to add web.config under subfolder and read appsettings

I have developed a webservice using the following tutortial http://msmvps.com/blogs/windsor/archive/2011/11/04/walkthrough-creating-a-custom-asp-net-asmx-web-service-in-sharepoint-2010.aspx This ...
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Custom SharePoint 2010 WebService inside /_vti_bin and web.config

I just developed a custom WebService mainly for the purpose of integration with 3rd party application based on Oracle Database. My project looks like this. This service has some procedures which ...
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GAC and Signing assembly with strong name

I am following someone's tutorial like the following http://ranaictiu-technicalblog.blogspot.com/2009/11/sharepoint-create-custom-web-service.html Here are the steps i need to follow Create a ...
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How to set custom ASMX webservice URL in Visual WebParts

I have developed a custom ASMX webservice for integration with Oracle EBS database and we have UAT and Production environments. Ive have deployed the webservice on both places and working on UAT to ...
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render MyGlobalNavigationFixup conditionally

I have created a single GlobalNavigation delegate control that displays different markup based on a condition (code below shows only the negative condition, an over simplified version). The ...
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SharePoint 2010 to ShaePoint 2013 Upgrade

I have migrated content from a SharePoint 2010 environment and onto SharePoint 2013. The new environment is up and running with all the content of the old environment including all the branding. ...
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SharePoint 2010 - List CanReceiveEmail Disable/Enable

After migration from SharePoint 2007 to 2010 the list feature to receive emails is not working on migrated sites. The functionality is enabled in the UI and when I´m checking $list.CanReceiveEmail ...
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validation error on person picker

I have a couple of person pickers that are causing issues on an InfoPath form published to sharepoint. I have entered the SharePoint site and groups I want to pick the person from. This works fine ...
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Cannot create ASMX based webservice object

I have developed a custom asmx webservice and deployed successfully on my url and on browser ive checked and working perfect. Now I want to consume in my Visual WebParts code behind ..to do this Ive ...
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Uploading a file using powershell and updating column values

I am trying to upload a file from a local drive to a sharepoint doc lib, this much I have been able to find, however, I also want to update a column relative to the file, foe example, I have a company ...
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Using SP2010's TreeView navigation *inside* a page

I am using the built-in navigation TreeView provided at the site level in SP2010 to display a tree-view to users for navigation. In addition, I am using the Metadata navigation feature on my lists, ...
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Changing boolean text in workflow email

I have a list with some boolean (yes/no) columns that are included in an email that is sent by a workflow. The fields appear as true/false when the email is sent, but I would rather see yes/no. I ...
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SharePoint 2010 development with Visual Studio 2012

What is the community recommendation regarding SharePoint 2010 development with Visual Studio 2010 vs. 2012? I am allowed to install 2010 Pro on my new machine or I may choose 2012 Pro. There may not ...
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Deploying SharePoint 2010 wsps in SharePoint 2013

I have recently built a SharePoint 2013 farm and have migrated the content of a SharePoint 2010 environment mainly the ContentDB for the Intranet Web App into SharePoint 2013 via the database attach/...
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Why is forms-based authentication and groups

I have setup a SharePoint 2010 server with a web application using FBA and Ldap. I followed the steps outlined here: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ee806890(v=office.14).aspx When I add ...
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Why is my design duplicated in IE9 and IE 8?

I am creating a frontpage in Sharepoint 2010. My problem is that the page is not rendered correctly in IE, but looks fine in Firefox and Chrome. In IE the page is duplicated. On the top of the page it ...