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What's the database impact of Central Administration Site Export? Locked for Writes AND Reads?

We're about to move a site from a parallel site collection into a subsite of the other site collection. Both SC's are in the same Web Application. We have not been able to get the command line ...
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Sharepoint 2010 security validation error

When i try to add a link to the top nav bar, I am doing this from the cms so not from code. I get the security validation invalid error. http://img233.imageshack.us/img233/5761/errorcs.png On the ...
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Why am I getting “Server error: http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink?LinkID=177673” after doing a database-attach upgrade

I have a massive MOSS content database that I'm trying to upgrade to 2010 via a database attach. After the process is complete, I get "Server error: http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink?LinkID=177673" when ...
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Migrating a site from one SC to another - ContentType problems [closed]

Recently I took over a sharepoint 2010 consolidation project from another developer. The goal was to combine 6+ standalone Site Collection + Site stacks into one Site Collection. Apparantly 5 of the ...
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Absolutely stuck on Workflow 'Failed to start (retrying)'

I had started building a custom VS2010 workflow, and I was able to test it, and everything worked fine. I then had to make some changes in my project (feature receiver, custom task edit form), and now ...
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Limitations for concurrent login of the same user?

I am not aware of such limitation but recently while preforming some custom upgrades to our farm I experienced some strange things (or not?). Our development team is sharing Site Collection Admin ...
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Assembly has no strong name though i added dll in advanced Package mode

I want to user Twitterizer for posting Status Updates through a WPF-Form. Since i need the Twitterizer2.dll to do this i first included it and then added it to the package using the advanced package ...
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Change page title in SharePoint 2010

I've noticed that using the default master page on SP2010, there doesn't seem to be any way to change the page title. The page's Edit Properties is grayed out and in SPDesigner, the title area is ...
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redirect search to /search/results.aspx

In my SharePoint site, whenever I search in the upper box, it redirects me to _layouts/OSSSearchResults.aspx but I want it to redirect me to a different search results page. I've changed the ...
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How to change the social links

My customer has changed their SharePoint portal design and they changed the "I Like" and "Comments" buttons. I want these buttons to call the old code, I've tried to see what javascript function it ...
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HTTP 500 Internal Error after installing SharePoint 2010

I'm encountering HTTP 500 Internal Error after installing SharePoint 2010. I ran SharePoint 2010 Central Administration at the first time and got it. I ran IISRESET but there was any changes. Also, I ...
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How to use AD group in SharePoint 2010

I'm relatively new to SP2010 and wondered about a few Active Directory permission things: Is it possible to limit access to lists and pages to a specific AD group? We have a helpdesk area that will ...
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Cannot access Libraries after upgrade to SP1

I just installed SP1 & now I am unable to access any library on my site collection. The error I get is as follows: An unexpected error has occurred. Troubleshoot issues with Microsoft ...
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How to set list item icon

We have a bunch of SharePoint 2010 lists that use the Icon column type and have a link column that points to a PDF or an online ASPX form. We'd like the icon image to appear at the end of the item's ...
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problem with enabling anonymous to site collection

I have a problem enabling anonymous access to a site collection. I followed the steps at this site, but at step 2 section 3 I have a problem where the permission control is disabled. I am logged ...
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Customize FAST Search Form on Results.ASPX

My business case requires four custom fields which are cascading drop down lists (Country > Region > State / Prov > City. The selection from the 4th dropdown list will result in a value that will be ...
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FieldName for Field Controls added to a Page Layout in SharePoint Designer 2010

In SharePoint Designer 2010, when I drag a field from the toolbox onto a page layout the generated field control uses the field ID for the FieldName attribute. <PublishingWebControls:RichHtmlField ...
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How can I run post-package commands in Visual Studio 2010?

When building my SharePoint projects with Visual Studio 2010, I prefer to use Package instead of Deploy. Even if I plan to deploy the wsp on my computer, I want to use my PowerShell scripts in order ...
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Permission problems (access denied) when listing all user profile images

We have a webapp http://intranet01 (default zone) with an internal zone AAM http://intranet and a public zone http://intranet.company.com. Everyting works fine except one solution. The solution ...
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Custom My Site Tab shoud have same template like My Site - Organisation Tab or My Site - Overview Tab

I created a custom Tab ("CV") in the My Site Area. The Link shows to "../my/CV.aspx" - i also created a new Website with the specific directory but i'm trying to get the right template there. The ...
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How to log changes made to Permissions?

I need to keep a log for any changes made to user permissions. Is there a way to do it in SharePoint 2010?
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FlexPaper in SharePoint 2010

I'd like to create a custom web part with the FlexPaper component so we can use it in SharePoint 2010. The user would go to the web part properties to select a SWF file (converted PDF) from the Site ...
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SPD2010-WorkFlow - how to get people picker value from Task form

I have "Start Custom Task Process Action" and in task form fields I have a people picker. After task completed, I want to get selected user from people picker and use this value to send mail to this ...
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WorkFlow with SharePoint Designer 2010 - how to set value from current list item

How to set value from current list item to a field in a custom task? Is it possible? Thanks.
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Always getting access denied for all loginaccounts

I'm in a middle of a process of setting sp_accounts to sp services and for some wrong behaviour I'm always getting access denied when enter the webapp for all accounts. Claims service could be the ...
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How to enable MySites?

I am unable to see MySites page on my SP2010 environment. I am on FBA, is this the reason that MySites is not shown? Please let me know what to do?
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Refinement WebPart - DetectedLanguage Category

I'm in the process to customize a search results page and I'm using the Refinement WebPart to target some metadata for which the client wants some drill-down. The client is bilingual, and wants to ...
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Install SharePoint 2010 on which servers of farm?

I was a little confused on this. Our SharePoint 2007 has SharePoint on the backend for some reason? Is this right? This leads me to believe that I need to install SharePoint 2010 on the ...
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How to search inside a specific content source

I would like to be able to limit a search to 1 or more of my content sources. Let's imagine that I have 3 content sources that are each mapped to a different department's servers. I would like to ...
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How to change authentication from FBA to Active Directory?

Is there a way to change authentication from FBA to Active Directory? Since I am on FBA (claims based), I am unable to use many features of SP2010 like MySites etc. I would appreciate if someone can ...
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Does 1000+ items in a list make it slow for navigation?

It looks like my task list has become slower as items in the list keeps on increasing (currently 1000+). Is there any way to make loading & navigation of the list faster?
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Core Results WebPart - Fetched Properties Error and FAST

I'm having a weird problem I'm trying to understand and resolve. I'm provisionning through a feature a custom search results page (and a page layout, master page, css file and xslt stylesheet). When ...
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Create a site template for a project site

We want to create our own site template to be used as a template for team sites, this should include security groups, a specific set of lists and libraries with required settings and a selection of ...
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Can SharePoint servers in a farm be a mix of Server 2008 SP2 and Server 2008 R2?

We just found out that our server team built some servers with 2008 SP2 and some with 2008 R2. Is this going to cause problems?
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Wrong results returned with Sharepoint Client ObjectModel

I'm using the sharepoint client object model for a small application. When I try to get all folders and items from the "Shared Documents"-library, it doesn't return all folders and files. Code: ...
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How to stop Search Engines from indexing SharePoint Site

I have SharePoint 2010 Enterprise for Internet Sites. Some search results in Google & Bing are pointing to my intranet site URL which is intranet.mysite.com I want to cloak my site totally from ...
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SharePoint 2010 installation and permission

I had tried to installed SharePoint 2010 on a window 2008 R2 server both as a standalone and server farm(complete). In both case, when I go to Central Aministration page, the ribbon is completely ...
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Enable SharePoint 2010 Session State

I am looking to enable session state so that custom developed web parts are able to use the ASP.Net session state which is not enabled by default. Under normal circumstances, I know that session ...
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SharePoint 2010 - enable custom ribbon button only if user has permission to edit selected item

I have a custom action in a ribbon, and I need to enable the button only if current user has permission to edit the item (Contribute role). The action is defined in a document library, the way it ...
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VM Sharepoint 2010 install on beefy box is slow running

We have a 2 server SharePoint 2010 installation, one FE one Index. Each is sitting on a different VM host. Each host has 256 gigs of ram with 4 8 core processors (32 cores). Each box is not over ...
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Remove link border from around image

For SP2010, how do you remove the ugly blue border from images that have a link on them? I've tried adding style="border:0" on the anchor tag but to no avail. Thanks.
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Visual Web part - async load

I want to create async load of visual web part. Code behind (web part) needs some time to load data so I figure to create that in async way (on page load). Scriptmanager is placed in master page (ajax ...
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Separating “Navigation Title” from “Page Title” on an Internet Site

I am involved in a SEO(Search Engine Optimization) project for a SharePoint 2010 Publishing Site. One optimization that we want to make is to improve the content of our html title elements. Currently, ...
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Inserting new item in list with EntityRef field to User Information List using Linq to SharePoint

I have a list with SPFieldUser field type in it. I try to insert new item in this list using Linq 2 SP. So, I generated data context class using the following configuration file: <List Name="User ...
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Error on sp.js property 'isNullOrUndefined'?

When I try to run my javascript SP.JS file in a user control I get this error: Microsoft JScript runtime error: Unable to get value of the property 'isNullOrUndefined': object is null or undefined ...
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Document Moved Error when using SharePoint Web Service

I have a windows application where i added a web service to sharepoint Lists.asmx. When i am using the GetListItemChangesSinceToken() method i get an error: The request failed with the error ...
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Missing fields from SiteUserInfoList user ListItems

I'm using the SharePoint 2010 Client Object Model to retrieve all the users from a SharePoint instance, via Web.SiteUserInfoList: var query = new CamlQuery { ViewXml = "<Query/>" }; var ...
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Users cannot view approval form in sharepoint

I have a customized approval workflow. Myself and other Site Collection administrators can view the approval form just fine. When someone who is not a site collection administrator tries to view the ...
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Sharepoint List - Multiple Content Types - No Default Type?

I have a Sharepoint Calendar List that has multiple content types. When I click the "Add Item" link on the calendar, I am prompted to add information for the default content type. However, I want to ...
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WSDL and DISCO file from webservice

Not so long ago, I've tried creating a webservice for sharepoint. I followed this tutorial. In this tutorial you can see that you also need to create a wsdl and disco file. I didn't do this, and ...