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What's the connection between “Recently modified in Quick Launch” and the “SharePoint Server Publishing”-Feature?

First I had a plain Team Site without the Feauture "SharePoint Server Publishing" activated. I created several Site Pages, all rendered automatically without the annoying "Recently Modified". When I ...
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sharepoint stopped working after AD password change

I have sharepoint 2010 installed on my local box for evaluation pourpouses. I had it all working fine until a few days ago when I had to change my AD password. Now, the central administration website ...
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The location of EmailLink command implementation

My question is regarding a command which is bound to an OOTB button. On the ribbon you have a button to email a link, so this buttons they have some commands like: EmailLink, EmailLibraryLink, etc For ...
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Better way to pass parameters to web part

I'm making a series of web parts which will take parameters. I've already made a twitter web part, and would like to make a series that make use of PickerTreeDialog to render contents of user ...
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SPMetal getting picture thumbnail url

I am making a custom web part and need to be able to pull a picture thumbnail from a picture library. I am using SPMetal generated classes and don't see a way to do this. It seems that thumbnails ...
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What are the differences between Sharepoint 2010 vs Sharepoint Online/Office 365

We are going to work with Office 365 solution, and Sharepoint Online. But before that, we want to know the differences between Sharepoint Online and Sharepoint 2010. I searched for these, and I've ...
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Show Add New Item on XsltListViewWebPart programatically

I am trying to show the Add New Item link on an existing XlstListviewwebpart. But the code below is not working. I found this here: ...
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ListView webpart Customization in designer

I want to insert a list view webpart in a page. As of now i am able to do all the customizations through designer except one i.e. disabling row selection. All i want is the user should not be able to ...
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Compatibility range mismatch between web server and content database

What could be the solution for this? I am performing a backup of a web application but it doesn't allow me and at last I end up with the below error.
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Configuring Mobile Account Using Google SMS

The procedure to configure a mobile account for SP uses SMSOffice.com. Is it possible to configure mobile account to use Google SMS service? If you have done this please provide some insight. If ...
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Broken Web Server Extensions after moving WSS webroot

(Any\all answers to this post are assumed to begin with a "serves you right", so sarcasm is not necessary.. unless it helps you prove your point) OK, so I just installed SharePoint 2010 on our new ...
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SharePoint 2010 Calendar Pending Event in color

Can any one of you please provide the solution to get pending events in color for SharePoint 2010 calendar.
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how to maintain workflow task list data when retracting or removing workflow association

whenever i try to remove workflow association or retract workflow solution (.wsp) all associated task list data also gets deleted. i want to prevent this behavior as task list data is important for ...
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Customise Document Library Send to Location

I was itended to create a custom "Send to Location" in the menu for archiving purpose. In sharepoint 2010, I have managed to setup a new option "Archive Documents" in Central Administration > General ...
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Sharepoint 2010 workflows created in Visual studio deployment and redeployment strategies?

We need help from experts regarding workflows deployment strategies. We have several state machine workflows created using VS-2010, now after deployment, Client will ask for changes inside it e.g. ...
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Customising my sites site definition via code

I want to create a site definition based on the my sites template (i.e. so that when I provision my sites, the site collections created include my customisations as in the vs2010 project. How can I ...
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SharePoint 2010 - $ is not defined in Firefox using jQuery 1.7.2

When ListItem's add/edit pages are open via Firefox, reference to jQuery library returns 200 OK ( i've checked it up via firebug ), but JS error appears at first line of jQuery code <script ...
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SharePoint 2010 Mixed Mode Custom SignIn ArgumentException

I'm using an ASP.Net LoginView to sign users into my web site. The authentication process runs through successfully, but when the user is redirected back to the designation url provider, I get the ...
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What is the SPListTemplateType or SPListTemplateId or ListUrl of ACL of an item?

What is the SPListTemplateType or SPListTemplateId or ListUrl of the list that appears when clicking on the item permission button on the edit control block or the button on the ribbon of any item ...
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SPLongProcess never redirects to the destination page and hanging on the processing page forever

I got the following code below , it starts a long running process , once the processing completes it will redirects to another page using EndScript().However,SPLongProcess never redirects to the ...
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SharePoint 2010 Content Search Returns Zero Results

The search query service trims the search results according to the rights of the user who issues the query. The problem I have is content query search (SharePoint Search Service 14: FullTextSqlQuery) ...
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How do I embed one SharePoint site page into another?

In SharePoint 2010, I would like to insert the content from a site page into a column on other site pages, so those pages have a common column. Think of it like an includes page on an HTML site. I ...
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how to embed Custom User Control into Custom List NewForm.aspx

I have developed a UserControl in Visual Studio 2010 and deployed into "\ControlTemplates\MyCustomUserControls\" folders. The control has only two textboxes along with the label and on page load ...
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What permissions are required to access SPSite.Usage?

I am using the SPSite.Usage property in the object model to get statistics on the size of a site collection in SharePoint 2010. With my own user account being a farm administrator, site collection ...
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How to show Document Set Version?

In SharePoint 2010, there is a new content type called Document Set that allows users to work with multiple documents as a single work product. In our case, the Document Set's version number is very ...
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Customize table structure in XlstListViewWebPart

I need to modify the structure of the HTML rendered by the XsltListViewWebPart in the default AllItems.aspx SharePoint page. Specifically, I need to separate the column headings into its own table and ...
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Custom Content Type on Documents SharePoint 2010

I'm trying to attach a custom content type to Document Library so that it's available to users whenever they upload a new document, they'll have the necessary columns visible. I'm struggling to staple ...
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Sharepoint 2010 with existing SQL Reporting Services

going through my list for things I need to prep for in my upcoming Sharepoint 2010 installation. We'll be installing SP2010 Enterprise to make use of the BI components, with the web server on it's ...
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Create EventReceiver for Permission List

I want to create event receiver for Permission list that located at /_layouts/User.aspx page. I think if i knew ListTemplateId of this list I would be able to handle its event. Does anyone know its ...
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Changes are not reflected on XsltListViewWebPart when changing vwstyles.xsl

I have a question regarding the vwstyles.xsl for XsltListViewWebPart. Basically I have a strange behavior, when I change the vwstyles.xls but not directly but by the fldtype_somename.xsl, the changes ...
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SharePoint 2010 MySite designs inspiration - Design samples needed

I needs some inspirational designs to brand the Mysites in my organization. Any inspirational designs would be much appreciated.
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Indexing a content database then replacing it with a more up to date version of the database is full crawl needed

Very hard to define a title for this question. I have a Test farm. I have a copy of the content database from production. We have indexd the farm for search. Every 3 months or so we get a new copy of ...
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Branding in a Solution file instead of deployed site

I have experience branding sites through SharePoint designer. I am now shifting gears from working in SharePoint Designer on .aspx pages with javascript/HTML/CSS to working in Visual Studio with C# on ...
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Can't get a basic Modal to work on 2010

I'm migrating a project from SP2007 to SP2010. I want to get a modal popup to work, to open up the New Item window of a list from an aspx page. I can't get the modal to work in the most basic example, ...
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Issue with Content Organizer Rule for Document Sets in SharePoint 2010

I have created a new custom content type for document sets in SharePoint 2010. This content type is published via a Content Syndication Hub. I have also created a Record Centre site on the same web ...
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Is it possible to enable PDF Crawling in Foundation 2010 Search?

I am trying to enable PDF crawling for Foundation Search V4, but have only been able to find resources for PDF crawling for the complete versions of 2010 - Some of the instructions and procedures vary ...
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Foundation 2010 Services fail to restart on reboot

All of the services on our SP Install that use Domain Accounts fail to start automatically after an IIS Restart or System Restart. Services Affected: SharePoint 2010 Timer - Logging on as ...
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Sharepoint Productivity Hub Slider

I have just installed the Sharepoint Productivity hub. I will not be using when implementing my own Sharepoint system, but am using it for guidance during the development. On the Productivity hub ...
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How to get current user with javascript?

I have a list . I want select items of list with a special quary.(get items that created with current user). Then get count of items. I use this code for get current user : function Initialize() { ...
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List ribbon button disappeared

I have a problem with a List ribbon button that disappears. The only thing that has happend that I know of is that the wsp was redeployed and the site-feature (which creates the list) was reactivated. ...
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What does ULSxSy:; do in SharePoint JS files?

So I was going through init.js and sp.js and found out that nearly all of the SharePoint OOB JS functions start with the following line: "ULSxSy:;" For example: function ctxInitItemState(ctxCur) ...
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Building a shared wsp containing references

I have built a wsp with common libraries used by my Sharepoint wsps (e.g. web parts, event recievers, etc). With this wsp (lets call it "shared wsp"), do I just need to deploy to the GAC and ensure ...
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Problem activating feature on child webs

I have a feature that is manually activated. In a feature receiver I also activate the feature on any child SPWebs in existence. I would like some code to run only on the SPWeb where the feature is ...
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Attaching unique identifier to Sharepoint Metadata lookup fields

Any idea on how we can store unique identifier along with the Metadata on the SharePoint taxonomy? I have stored data coming from CRM database into as Taxonomy Metadata inside SharePoint. These ...
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javascript method to delete content from recycle bin of a single site only

So I know you can use jvascript:emptyItems() in the address bar of the recycle bin to clear it, but this clears the entire site collection. Is there a way using javascript to empty the recycle bin ...
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Are 'My Site' pages available on all licensing levels for SP 2010?

do I need to purchase the enterprise version of SharePoint 2010 to have the My Site pages available? Or are these functions available at all license levels? Thanks
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Change pagelayout on page - No drop down

I'm facing an issue where when I set a page in edit mode and want to change the pagelayout I can click the Page Layout button in the ribbon, but the dropdown list from which you're supposed to pick ...
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Error while executing Powershell Script SharePoint 2010

I am writing a PS script to add,deploy solution and deploy the features. The sequence is as follows Check if solution already exists, if yes then Disable -SPFeature (Runs for around 10 features) ...
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Upgrading from SQL 2005 to SQL 2008R2 with RBS support

I am looking at setting up Sharepoint 2010 in our local test environment and our current test SQL server is running SQL 2005. I am just wondering if it is possible to upgrade the database later to SQL ...
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Why don't update a choice column with javascript?

I have a list . I want update special item of it with javascript. I created a js file and add this code to it : var context = new SP.ClientContext.get_current(); var web = context.get_web(); var ...