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Where Should a Code Module go, if deploying to _Layouts?

In the _Layouts folder, I have added my own subfolder and placed a few aspx files with their codebehind files. However, I'm not sure what to do with the module. The module contains variables that ...
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Diffferent methods of retreving site column values

I'm wondering if there are any differences between retrieving value of a site column (RichHtmlField) via PublishingWebControls:RichHtmlField vs getting its value via Container.DataItem? ...
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SharePoint 2010 Workflow question

I work for a financial company where we have more then 10 departments and I want to implement electronic forms using Sharepoint 2010 standard edition. In my sp2010 box i have configured "User Profile ...
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Invalid look-up value.\n\nA look-up field contains invalid data. Please check the value and try again (trying to assign lookup value to list item)

I am using word automation services to convert docxs to pdf. This works fine, and I add the metadata (Strings) to the resultant pdf. However, how can I add lookup value fields to the document's list ...
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Updating Active Directory 'webpage' property

We currently have a SharePoint 2007 environment that has been in use for years now. When it was set up, it automatically entered information into the Active Directory property 'webpage' for all users ...
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Custom Timer Job/Solution Deployment Problems

I have a single solution that consists of the following: Custom Timer Job (WebApplication scoped) Custom Content Type and List (Web scoped) Custom Logging Area (Web scoped) These features are set ...
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How to store documents/images/video on a different server in sharepoint 2010

Currently I'm using SharePoint 2010. The sites and sub-sites are stored on the C drive. Since, this SharePoint site is going to have a large amount of documents, images, and videos I would like to ...
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Brand a List View Web Part

How would I go about changing the layout of a List View Web Part? Instead of listing items in a boring column format I would like to do something like this: [Title] by [Author] of [Publication] on ...
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Unable to get trusted domain users in CA people picker?

I have 2 trusted domains. I am able to add those users into local administrator group. But I could not able to search them in CA people picker in 2010?. How to get them into there.
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two column layout using XSLT of People Search Core Result WebPart

I have implemented "Employee Directory" on my portal using People Search Core Result Webpart. I want to create two column layout to display the results. How can I do that.
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Add more to PlaceHolderMain (Custom)

I made a master page and created a new page from it. In the PlaceHolderMain I added a few WebPartZones and then in the browser filled them with CEWPs and filled the CEWPs with content. Now I go back ...
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Remove old profiles from upgrade to 2010

when i upgraded our environment from 2007 to 2010 it seems everyones profiles came with it. I did a cutover upgrade so i would have thought that any profiles in my 2007 environment would have been ...
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Show headers on empty data source in SPGridView

I have a webpart with SPGridView. I created column dynamic. This works fine when I have data, but when no rows are returned then I just get a blank spot where the grid should be.
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Why would Document Library templates not show in create view?

We recently upgraded from SharePoint 2007 to 2010. There are a number of customization we made in the environment, and it seems that something is causing a problem when a user tries to create a ...
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I am getting an error saying 'The trial period for this product has expired.' on my SharePoint Foundation 2010 server

I have SharePoint Foundation 2010 installed a server few months back. We were using it for quite some months and it was behaving nicely. But, one fine day when one user tried to access a site on this ...
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How do I style the SP2010 Welcome control?

I've moved the Welcome control on my masterpage, and now the menu items do not render correctly. I've tried to find the appropriate CSS class name that is causing the problem, with no success. What ...
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How to copy People and group from one site to another

I need to copy People and group from one sharepoint site to another. I dont want to backup the entire site. Any pointers would be appreciated. Thanks, Lav
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How do use MyWebpart in EventReceiver?

I created a webpart with many properties. I want add it in EventReceiver and set properties. How do use MyWebpart in EventReceiver?
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Caching SPListItems with Permissions

I have a versioned list that I need to cache list items for. The effect of which being: If a user has permission to view non published items the cache can return the item pending approval. ...
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Sharepoint foundation 2010 backup in a single server deployment

We have a single server sharepoint foundation 2010 installation and I'm wondering what would be the best backup/restore plan. I need to be able to move the content to a new SP installation or restore ...
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Logout in Mozilla and chrome not working / ADFS Authentication

I have custom logout page created. I have used an application page for logout. In the application page, I use a javascript and say document.execCommand(ClearAuthenticationCache). This works fine in ...
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how to change multi-select to be blank value by default in infopath 2010

I have an infopath 2010 form that is defaulting to check the first item in the list. I'm needing all items to be 'unchecked' by default. I've changed the default value in both the sharepoint list ...
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Create Custom Workflow Action using Visual Studio

I want created a custom workflow action with Visual Studio. I use this link and created a new custom workflow . When i deploy solution , i don't find custom action in Custom action list in SPD. How ...
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Rich text - add additional insert types to ribbon

We have a requirement to insert new types of custom objects (for the sake of discussion, let's say a video) into the rich text area: How do we customize this part of the ribbon for the Rich Text ...
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How to determine if all choices in a Choice field are checked?

I have a task content type which uses a choice field set to display choices using checkboxes. Each time the item is edited, I want to evaluate whether ALL choices in that field have been checked, and ...
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“Add document” link missing from ListViewWebPart

I'm adding an ListViewWebPart programmatically to my custom page, so far so good, the problem is that the link "Add document" is missing(Summary Toolbar), and the simple behavior of open the edit web ...
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Access title-element

I've created a contentype that inherits from the item contenttype. So the contenttype automaticaly has the field: Title. But how access this field (I want to add some custom validation and define if ...
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open new item form through custom action

I have created a custom action which visible to user on "Issue" Display Form. I have another list called "Note" which has a look field (Type of Issue) called Issue. Basically there is one to many ...
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External list in SharePoint 2010 with unique item permissions

Is there any way to set permission for bdc items within external list?
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Configuring the sp application to DNS

i have a old application (wignet) which points to http://rootsite/subsite1 .There are around 10 subsites (subsite2,subsite3,subsite4) .Now i have created a new sp application ...
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How to Add user for form authentication in sharepoint 2010?

I confirgured the form authentication. but i am not able to create the users for login using form authentication . When i want add user in the Policy for Web Application, I search User , Noticeable ...
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How to customize the output of User profile records using Visual Studio with the help of XSL

I have configured User Profile Synchronization Service on my Portal and I want to develop a custom Visual WebPart "Employee Directory" to display criteria based results fetched from User Profiles as ...
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Visual WebPart using Visual Studio 2010 and use XSLT for customize look and feel

I just configured User Profile Synchronization Service on my portal and now need to implement "Employee Directory". I have created a VisualWebPart Solution in Visual Studio 2010 and Programatically ...
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Error: Access Denied in Claims Authentication, Custom Login Form

I created a web application Claims Authentication. I want create a custom login form. I use this link for create it. But when login it , I get error: Access Denied
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SharePoint 2010 Workflows, Impersonation Steps,and Security

I'm starting to do some workflow design with SharePoint 2010, and I like the idea of the Impersonation Step. I plan to use it to modify the security settings of submitted items (such as not allowing ...
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Sharepoint 2010 column missing or hidden?

I created several site columns to build multiple lists on a new SP 2010 site. In one of the new lists one of the columns has gone missing and I cannot reference, view, or update entries in the ...
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SharePoint 2010, programmatic updates to PagesList not saving on PagesList.Update()

publishingWeb.PagesList.EnableModeration = false; publishingWeb.PagesList.EnableVersioning = true; publishingWeb.PagesList.MajorVersionLimit = 10; publishingWeb.PagesList.EnableMinorVersions = false; ...
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UserProfile Not Running - am I setting myself up for a fall?

I had a question User Profile Application - MOSS MA not found still outstanding. I believe its a transparent proxy related problem. The site does not use My Sites, Social Tagging, or the need to sync ...
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SharePoint 2010 Access Denied - Temporarily fixed by Check Permissions

I am using Forms Based Authentication and security seems to be setup properly. The problem I am getting is that every so often, my users report access denied issues on one of my site collections. ...
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Can the zoom/scale on JS Grid conrol in gantt mode be changed?

I have created a webpart with a JS Grid control with gantt enabled. I want the gantt view to display months instead of weekdays. Anyone have an idea how to do this? Update: The following link is what ...
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Forms Based Authentication Users in the SharePoint 2010 People Picker Not Working

I Created custom login page . I use this code for login if (Membership.ValidateUser(Username.Text, Password.Text)) { SecurityToken tk = SPSecurityContext.SecurityTokenForFormsAuthentication( ...
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Custom Field does not save

I've created a list that contains a cumstom field. The custom field inherits from SPFieldUser. After I created a new ListItem (webfrontend) and have a look on the elements details the field is empty. ...
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Importing Active Directory fields into User Profile Managed Metadata Properties

In the simplest approach, we've created a term set for our company's departments. Our Active Directory also captures this information as a string property. When we import our users from AD into ...
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SharePoint 2010 - Allow Users to Add Pages to Wiki but not Edit Web Parts of Current Page

I'm new to SharePoint administration, currently working with 2010. I'm trying to give all users read and create page permissions on a wiki site, so that people can add pages to our internal wiki. But ...
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Maximum value in a FAST Refinement

I have an application that us using FAST as the back bone for a very customized search. One of the requirement that I have is to determine the highest and lowest value of a managed property. I would ...
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Is there a SharePoint 2010 virtual machine?

Is there a downloadable, ready to use, virtual machine with sharepoint 2010 and all prerequisites already installed? I just googled it but apparently it does not exist. I just want a quick way to ...
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Search not indexing custom lists

I have a site which is being indexed by the search engine. For some reason, it's not returning search results for my custom lists and I don't understand why it doesn't. The site is created as a host ...
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Identify SharePoint 2010 exception

I a problem with identifying the origin of the exception in SP 2010 Enterprise. Environment: Standalone SP2010 AAM configured Authentication: Claims based. SSL enabled. Description: New web ...
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Customise new.aspx for creation of custom document library

I have created a new document library template in CAML using the Visual Studio template. I have only made a couple of changes and these are all in the Elements.xml (e.g. to change the title, id etc. I ...
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Learn Sharepoint w/o having experience [closed]

I don't have any experience in sharepoint except knowledge of tools available (& their costs). I am aware of MSDN articles/videos/blogs that could be helpful to learn sharepoint Now if i need to ...