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“404 FILE NOT FOUND” on my username entries

In Sharepoint 2010 Central Administration --> Security --> Manage the farm admii nistrator group (Central Administration : Site Settings : People and Groups - Farm Administrators), when I click on my ...
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Access denied by “Granular Backup”

When I try to copy a custom list from one of subsites of my weapplication's site collection to another by: Central Administration --> Backup and Restore --> Export a site or list --> Filling ...
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How to join lists in SP 2010 by GUI tools (visual editors)?

Is there any possibility to join Sharepoint 2010 internal data sources (like lists) in "out-of-the-box" Sharepoint 2010 tools or SPD without using programming tools? "Join" and "merge" queries ...
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How to use “Get Parameters From” of “Web Part Connection Wizard” (SPD 2010)?

I seem cannot find by search in internet and in books on SPD any explanations (step-by-step, tutorial, walkthrough) on: How to use "Get Parameters From" of "Web Part Connection Wizard" (SPD ...
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How to add event receivers to all the lists in a site collection?

What is the best practice around adding event receivers across all the lists in a Site Collection?
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SharePoint 2010: Saving file to local folder: Access Denied

in SharePoint 2010, I created a DLL that I deploy to the GAC. From this assembly, I try to save a file then access the file I just saved in a temporary location, such as C:\temp. Everytime I try to do ...
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How to restore to the smaller size of image control visible at designer?

All of sudden, few hours ago, I started to have a weird problem in all sites of my Sharepoint Server 2010 dev machine. In any of old and new, built-in and custom WebPart pages of list views, ...
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Creating Document with workflow: The file test.docx cannot be opened because there are problems with the contents

I have a document library with two custom content types. If I use the web interface and choose New Document -> MyCustomType the document template opens up and I can create and modify the document and ...
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Workflow in sharepoint designer 2010 doesn't resume after pause

I'm working on a workflow that needs to pause for a few minutes and then resume. My problem is that it never resumes after the pause. This is the workflow I'm testing it on. Log start to the workflow ...
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Connect ECT to SharePoint List in InfoPath?

I'm trying to create a list in Infopath 2010. I'd like one of the fields to be a drop down list that connects to an external content type list. It doesn't show any of the External Content Type Lists ...
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SP2010: Best Practices to use SPAudit

I would like to use the security audit log report of a site collection, and evaluate the entries e.g. each hour. The focuss lays on actions/events performed on the access rights on the site. Which ...
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Grid-like view for items tagged by user?

This is somewhat related to my previous question on social tagging. I'd like to know if there's any web parts, either out-of-the-box or third party, which provide a more traditional grid view ...
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Creating a custom authentication provider for SharePoint 2010

I am trying to implement the "best" solution for a custom authentication mechanism in a SharePoint 2010 Extranet site. Here is how I would define "best": Does not require purchasing additional ...
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Right Management Sharepoint

I have a sharepoint list. Users should be able to create new items and change some attributes. I gave full access for the users on the list items. But now I think there is a security gap: what ...
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Portal site connection node not showing in SiteMapPath breadcrumb

I have several site collections with portal site connections set pointing to a root site collection. In my custom master page i have added a SiteMapPath breadcrumb, based on the breadcrumb from the ...
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SharePoint 2010 - Configure People Picker columns (add/remove)

How it is possible to configure the Sharepoint 2010 People Picker? I want ot remove the column [Mobile Number] and add a column with the normal Phone Number. Thanks in advance!
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How to fix width of column in SpGridView?

I have a spgridview with dynamic column. I want fix width and if the content is a part of it is displayed. I use this code but don't work for me . BoundField col = new BoundField(); col.HeaderText ...
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Staff information Tracker help

I’ve been tasked to look at using SharePoint 2010 to better manage staff information. Staff information can include: Personal Information (name, address, phone email etc), Next of Kin information ...
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Adding a permissions structure to a state-machine workflow

is there any way to add permissions to a state-machine workflow for approvals so that if you try and set a state on an item that you are not supposed to, the change gets reversed? More specifically, ...
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How do I adjust column widths for the announcements web part?

I am trying to come up with a reasonable method for adjusting the column widths in the sharepoint 2010 (foundation) announcements web part. Specifcally, in the announcements details (listed as ...
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How to submit data from repeatable table in infopath form to a sharepoint list?

I have a infopath form created from a sharepoint list content type. In this form I need to add a repeatable table to send data to another sharepoint list. So when people submit this form the original ...
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Access Reports to Documents

Is it possible to find out who has accessed a document? Ideally I would like to run a report to show who have access.
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Why are my content ratings not displaying correctly?

I have a SharePoint site with the "content ratings" feature enabled. This is how it displays on one of my pages with a list view: All's good so far, right? Except, I've actually rated each of these ...
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Custom .XSN and Enterprise Licensing needed?

if I develop a custom .XSN (InfoPath Form Template) can I store in SharePoint and provide a custom application page that leverages the XmlFormView to render out a browser enabled form WITHOUT the need ...
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Active Directory users not getting resolved in a FBA enabled site

I have configured forms authentication on a web application. FBA users can be used to access the website but NTLM users not getting resolved. Because of this I cannot use AD users in SharePoint. I ...
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While using DVWP(in Sharepoint 2010) the 'Person or Group' column is not showing the profile picture of the person

I have a custom list in SharePoint 2010, in which i have a column of type 'People or Group'. When i am displaying the content of this list using a DVWP, i expect the picture/image of each person to be ...
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Change a Web Application URL

We have registered our Web Application under the url http:\intranet. We no longer wish to use that URL at all and want to use http:\somethingelse. Is there anyway you can change the default URL in ...
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Setting Document Library's Created and Modified timestamps to reflect actual file's timestamps

I have a Document Library in SP 2010 with a bunch of files organized into folders. Each file has the Last Modified timestamp and Created timestamp set to the time they were uploaded. However, we need ...
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Display List or Library on another site as WebPart?

I want to display my list on another site in same site collection. I edit List with SPDesigner, select the view and save it to site gallery. After these steps, I added the view webpart on my another ...
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How to ensure that Infopath 2010 is in online mode?

Tried to search internet but could not find it. I was given Infopath (.xsn) form which I open from file system and get: "The query cannot be run for the following DataObject: Region InfoPath ...
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Publishing site: Why are my pages blank but having webparts and controls in editing mode?

Started to look into Publishing site pages. I have a few pages of a publisihing site filled with web parts and controls in editor that I fail to see. They are saved, checked in and published (few ...
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Timeout while deploying VS2010 solution to SP2010

When deploy a solution (no sandbox solution) with many projects, I always get the following error: Error occurred in deployment step 'Recycle IIS Application Pool': The open operation did not ...
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View list of items tagged “i like it”?

I have a basic install of Sharepoint 2010 Enterprise. I'd like to know where I can view the list of items which I've tagged "i like it" (using the default button included), if such a place exists by ...
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Custom WebService + FBA = 0x80070005 (E_ACCESSDENIED

I've created custom web service in Sharepoint 2010, and custom FBA. I try to connect from a Win Forms app on another computer. 1/ I log into with cookie container (Authentication.Login) 2/ I call ...
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Install sharepoint 2010 with existing databases

I have a SP2010 server farm but need to reinstall sp as I never set a sql alias. If I do this, how do I restore the original farm/central admin and admin content db's? I have the above DB's, web app ...
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Publishing Pages / WCM - Good resources for implementation?

Are there any good resources available for implementing web content management using publishing pages in SharePoint 2010? I know the bits and pieces, but am looking for example implementations. I'm ...
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How to revert accidental page unghosting?

How can I resore ghosting of a page back if I accidentally unghosted it? Will its deleting and recreating restore ghosting and remove copy of changed page from database? Update: Searched for ...
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How do add a custom setting for List?

it is possible to store custom settings (configuration) on a SharePoint. Means : I have a configuration that add to General Settings List . I set up my settings for this list. Edit : I use the ...
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SPD 2010: How to use advanced and normal mode of editing?

In SharePoint Designer 2010, when I create a new aspx page (Site --> Righ-click on blank in the right pane --> New --> ASPX) and then open it for editing, I am getting: "This page does not contain ...
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Getting rid of the summary links box

I have a publishing site, but want to get rid of that "summary links" box that comes up on the homepage. How can I do this (preferably without sharepoint designer, as I am developer/infrastructure ...
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DropDownList to display External Content Type?

I am creating a visual web part in Visual Studio 2010 for SharePoint 2010 Server. I would like to use a DropDownList that shows data from an external content type (that is tied to a SQL Database ...
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How do I fill a webpart with list values I have retrieved with ECMAJS SP2010

New to SP dev, but recently learned how to retrieve data from lists using ECMA with CAML. Added a CEWP, wrote the script to retrieve the data and it is working fine, multiple field filters, etc. ...
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Best Implementation for MySite

I'm currently looking into adding the MySite feature to my SharePoint setup at my business, and have a few questions: Should I make my MySite in a separate "MySite" collection away from the main ...
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How To Create a Customized (yet still semi-basic) State Machine Workflow with Sharepoint Designer 2k10

How can I create a basic multi-step State Machine workflow without any custom coding from Visual Studio or customized Visio or InfoPath workflows within Sharepoint Foundations 2010 or Sharepoint ...
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How do I add a “ratings” box to a page?

This is my first time working with SharePoint. I have a new SharePoint 2010 Enterprise image, I've enabled the ratings feature and pages/content can be rated by viewing them as a list as described in ...
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Federate sp2010 search to WSS?

I have a preexisting WSS 3.0 site in production currently. As I stand up a SP2010 instance, search will help bridge the gap during the interim while things are migrated. The search center on the 2010 ...
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Why to use MS Office 2010 32 bit in SP 2010 Farm on 64 bit Windows Servers?

When I first tried to install Sharepoint Designer 2010, I initially downloaded its 64 bit version But upon lanuching the install of SharePoint.exe, I've gotten: Setup Error You cannot ...
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SharePoint 2010 still looking for old version of solution assembly

We have a SharePoint 2010 solution developed in Visual Studio, which when deployed adds an assembly to the GAC (let's say MySolution.dll, version = 1.0.0.0). We make some changes and redeploy the ...
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Sharepoint 2010 users strangely removed from Sharepoint Group (Expert Advise required)

Since 3 months client portal was working fine suddenly due to some network problem we restarted SharePoint server, after that some Active directory users complained system was inaccessible, where ...
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Storage Location of Installed Features

Are features installed on a site stored in any of the databases? I know the assemblies installed to the GAC from a .wsp are not, however are the features themselves stored in a database?