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How do I change the order of display of additional fields associated to an External column?

In SharePoint 2010 I have an External Data Column that I have linked to an External Content Type with 5 fields named A,B,C,D and E. I have selected all fields to be shown when the external data column ...
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SPContext is null on Feature Activation [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Error : Object reference not set to an instance of an object on feature deployment I am writing a feature receiver. Here is my code sample on feature_activated code. ...
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SharePoint 2010 audience based on Windows Security Group contains 0 members

I'm running a SharePoint 2010 environment and have just set up an audience based on a Windows Security Group. I've set up the following rule: Operand: User Operator: Member Of Value: Windows ...
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Error : Object reference not set to an instance of an object on feature deployment

I am writing code for feature activated code. But when I try to deploy my solution through VS 2010 it says deploy failed Error on feature activation : object reference not set to an instance of an ...
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What's the sense in forcing to digitally sign the Infopath 2010 forms?

Whenever I create an Infopath Filler Form in Infopath Designer 2010 and attach C# code there, for example, to show a messagebox on a button click, I am getting: InfoPath cannot open the selected ...
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CEWP with Calendar New Form : hidding selections, setting all day by default

So I came across a cool trick first in a book, then on a blog (here!), but it doesn't work for me. It's straightforward enough, couple lines of javascript/jquery, and a cewp in order to auto-select ...
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Which is Better a UserControl or WebPart?

What are the advantages of user controls over WebParts when dealing with SharePoint? Some I can think of are: familiarity, reusability, and development speed. I am planning to implement them in ...
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How to create a site collection

I need to create a site collection so that url looks like http://hr.mycompany.com instead of http://portal.mycompany.com/hr. How do I do that?
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Who rates my documents

Just a quick question, is there any chance, how to get list of users, which rates items in one list, or documents in one library ? Maybe I only overlook something really obvious... Thank you
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Library ECB shows “Change New Button Order” for all users

We have a document library which has content type management enabled. The library allows two content types, one based on Document, the other on Document Set. We also have a custom action attached to ...
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List Item won't save if title is entered

I have created a new list and am working on editing the newform.aspx page to customize the form. In the new list, I have renamed the title column to 'Details' because I will be using it as a link to ...
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Move an Item between lists maintaining version history

I wish to move/cut a item from list in SharePoint to another list. I can copy the item across to a list and delete the original. Sadly version history is lost. I want a way to be able to copy an item ...
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Create custom SPFieldLookUp that allows multiple values

I am pretty new to creating a custom field tupe and I have recently come across a need to create a custom SPLookUPField that allows multiple values. The main requirement is to change the way the ...
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Error with External Content Type List: “Unable to display this web part”

I have deployed an external content type to my local Sharepoint 2010 Server using a Visual Studio solution. The deployment appears to work. I can view the details of the content part in the central ...
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Error when deploying module with GhostableInLibrary files

Here is the module which I want to deploy on the server and the files which should be shown in the Style Library, when deploying them without type ghostale in library, all go good and well, no errors, ...
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Import User profiles from AD not working

I intend to import user profiles from AD to SharePoint 2010 but I can't do it. See the process that I am following below: When I got to User Profile Service Application -> Configure Synchronization ...
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How Can I Enable Editing for User Information AD Properties?

In a list, I have a column for users. When I click on the username it opens up the user profile panel with information gotten from AD for that user. This is good. You would think that if I ...
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What cannot be developed for Sharepoint Server 2010 in 32-bit workstation? and in 64-bit workstation?

Before, I was developing remotely on Microsoft Sharepoint Server 2010 machine (Windows Server 2008 R2 Datacenter and all servers 64-bit) accessing it over internet through RDP from Windows XP SP3 ...
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Update Panel Error

I am working with SharePoint 2010 features. I am writing feature receiver code where I create new web part pages with ReportViewerWebPart and my custom web part on the page. I am creating multiple ...
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How to set empty value to DateTimeField WebControl?

We tried to use DateTime.MaxValue to set empty value for DateTimeField and it works quite nice on our test environment, but we get following exception on some production farms. Exception: Ticks ...
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Why is Infopath 2010 form view scrolling above the viewing window?

Using Sharepoint 2010 and InfoPath 2010, we have created a multiple view form. The main view of the form is the basic entry form. We have another view in the aspx file that simulates a dialog box with ...
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Configuring RBS for SharePoint 2010

I setup RBS per MSDN article. It's all working. I would like to RBS everything regardless of file size. I think by default it only RBS files that are >=100kb. Please suggest.
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jQuery autocomplete dissapears on postback

I'm using the jQuery autocomplete and this works perfect. But when I do a postback, it looks like the page "forgets" that there is an autocomplete on the textbox. Important to know: this textbox is ...
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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" ...