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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 ...
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Attach metadata to a sharepoint 2010 document library?

I have a document library.and a excel with few columns of data that should be populated against sharepoint documents based on the file names.datasheet view is of little help as few of the colums are ...
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Inheritance Sharepoint 2010

I had full control to a sub-site and removed the inheritance from the parent site by mistake. Our Sharepoint Administrator does not know how to do this. She was able to get to the parent and re-add ...
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How can I pass credentials to SharePoint 2010 people service?

I need to do a simple request against the People service in SharePoint 2010. Please tell me how I can do that. The following piece doesn't work. public void Test() { var client = new ...
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404 Error on Inbox Web Part

Im trying to use the inbox web part on a "my site" page. Im adding the web part and adding my web exchange URL, but the part is resulting in a 404 error.. any ideas? It looks like its resolving to ...
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Having trouble updating some of the document list's properties in SharePoint 2010

I have this very very weird thing happen in the SharePoint site. Okay this is my situation: I have this problem in one of the newly migrated site in the company. One of the user tries to "edit the ...
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How do I create dynamic infographics in SharePoint?

I'm looking to add a dynamic infographic with the ability to update it using a SharePoint data library or list. Has anyone accomplished this (that is easy or quickly updatable). For example, I want ...
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How to query a document library with document sets by name

I have a document library which documents are actually document sets each one. The only way to diferentiate each item is with the column called name, which is actually a guid. I need to query with ...
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SharePoint 2010 server object model required runwithElevatedPrevileage

I have a query that SharePoint 2010 server object model required runwithElevatedPrevileage. if suppose we not using that elevated access, what are all the restriction we will face?...
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User Profile Synchronization (Point to Local Folder for Photos)

I am attempting to Re-Map the Picture Field to a Local Folder that has all of our corporate employee's photos. Each employee has an image predified for their samaccountname - ...
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Finding all duplicates in a library

Is there a way, probably with Search, where you can find all the documents that have duplicates? I know search will show any document that has been duplicated. Is there any search page, scope, ...
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Provisioning did not succeed: Publishing Template

I have a rather strange scenario. I upgraded from SharePoint 2007 to SharePoint 2010 and assumed my permissions will pull through correct, note that I am on AD, which didn't quite work the way I ...
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Deploy BCS profile page without SPD

Is it possible to deploy a BCS profile page via a WSP? Did anyone try this including settting the default action on the external content type? All references I can find explain how to create a ...
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How does internal email get to the SMTP client of a SharePoint server?

I am trying to configure incoming email to a SharePoint 2010 list on Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1. I am trying to avoid involvement with Exchange or Active Directory. When I try to email the list using ...
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Breadcrumb in sharepoint

I would like to have breadcrumb that does not display document library name in breadcrumb trail.For example if i use SPContentMapProvider it will create breadcrumb like Home-->Subsite--> ...
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Central Administration, FBA, and the People Picker

I have a web application using Windows Authentication, which is extended with Forms Based Authentication. That's all fine and dandy. The problem is I can't get the people picker to pull my FBA users ...
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delete file from list forms folder

While following instructions here to add a custom template for a document library I uploaded the wrong file. (Basically I opened the list in Windows Explorer and navigated to the "Forms" subdirectory, ...
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sharepoint 2010, windows 7 i cant upload multiple file

I am having problems with sharepoint 2010 and windows 7 as I cant upload multiple file. i am listed as a site owner, i am using office 2010 both 32 bit and 64 bit. But i have the upload multiple ...
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RichHtmlField: Using :first-of-type (and other pseudo-classes) causes blank entries in Markup Styles menu

I've set up a RichHtmlField like so: <PublishingWebControls:RichHtmlField PrefixStyleSheet="sbg" id="SomethingUseful" FieldName="SomethingUseful" HasInitialFocus="False" MinimumEditHeight="200px" ...
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Custom Claims Proivder and People Picker SPException user does not exist or is not unique

I am trying to solve the following problem. We have a web app with multiple authentication methods (Windows, Forms and ADFS). With the usual ADFS deployment the People Picker will not resolve the ...
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SharePoint Site not picking the Last name, First name functionality?

SharePoint Site not picking the Last name, First name functionality on Home Page Header which is default functionality of SharePoint, Instead its fetching First Name then last name. It’s fetching the ...
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Sharepoint 2010 permissions repeatedly revoking

I have a Sharepoint 2010 Enterprise edition farm that we primarily use as an intranet, and random groups (and individuals) permissions keep revoking on random sites. This morning I came in and ...
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SP 2010: Set RSS settings for a web application with powershell

PowerShell allows to set/retrieve web application settings e.g. $webApp = Get-SPWebApplication $siteURL $webApp.DefaultTimeZone Will return the Default Time Zone of the web application. I'm now ...
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Powershell script taking too long to finish

i wrote a power shell script to deploy my wsp to to SP 2010 server. It first checks if the solutions is already there and deployed if yes then retracts and redeploy again. It deploys to a specific web ...
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How to change datetime field to work with it in other culture?

I have a list with Datetime field. I want change data content of the column to persian/english. It is possible change the content when change language ?
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How To Display Both A Username And Their Email In A Custom List

Salvete! In one of my custom lists, I want to add a user-account column (where you display properties of a user or group) to display a user's username, but I also need to display the user's email ...
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Created a custom image uploader for the Rich Text Editor, but how do I insert the image?

Some background: I have created a custom image uploader for my rich text editor. I feel like I have taken the functionality most of the way, currently it can: Upload the image to another server ...
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User Profile Synchronization and Managed Meta Data Service

I have created a sharepoint 2010 environment in my office and I've created the UPS without any problems. I've tried creating the same in office virtual environment..all settings were ditto but the ...
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Linking from one wiki page to a page in a different library, same site

How can I link pages together from different libraries? I have a wiki site with multiple libraries on Sharepoint 2010.
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Having problems getting Javascript to work on SharePoint 2010

I was looking for help last week to get a simple javascript code made for SharePoint 2007 working for SharePoint 2010 and didn't really get a clear answer that i could use where i work unfortunately ...
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Copy an Item from one list to another list using custom timer job Creation?

How can i copy an item from one list to another list,I want to archive this item after 365 days of modified date of any item in the list.this i have to be do with Custom Timer job. can you please ...
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Is it possible in LINQ to SharePoint

I have a task to make a WSP, which should provide definitions of custom list and library, but not instances. List definition has a lookup column to library item <Field ...
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Left navigation bar customization based on user permissions

I have to change my left navigation based on specific user permission. Is that possible without change in masterpage? I know jQuery is one solution but any other way through we change left ...
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Enabling incoming email for SharePoint document library without Active Directory or Exchange?

This is a high level question. Can I enable incoming email for SharePoint without any involvement from Active Directory or Exchange? From what I have read, integration with Active Directory or ...
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Data access from web part problems

I've been pulling my hair out for about two weeks so far and I'm about on the edge. I want to build a web part that queries and external (not part of the SP farm) database. I'm attempting to port ...
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How to get items from Anonymous access List

I would like to enable anonymous access only one list in my sitecollection to display news on login page of form base authentication.In order to do that I have enable Anonymous access at web ...
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Form won't open in Sharepoint Designer

I'm using Sharepoint Designer (2010) to develop a series of connected lists. I have a number of child-lists and I use the "DispForm.aspx" of my main list to add these 'children'. Recently the ...
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SP version history is different from version history dispayed in Office application

Have you any idea why office application like Excel or Word shows different name in version history than SP version history? This is version history of some Excel file viewed through SP GUI: ... ...
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GetListItem(strUrl) equivalent for ClientContext

I know using server side code I can use GetListItem(url) to get an item using a server relative/absolute url (such as this question) however I cant seem to find the same code using the Client Object ...
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Powershell Script for Deployment and Activating Features SharePoint 2010

I am writing Powershell script for adding my solution,activating solution and at last activation features on my SP2010 server. There are no issues in adding solution and deploying the solution. Issues ...
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How to partial disabling 'Open to Explorer' Ribbon Action

I'm disabling, for all user Rights, the 'Open with Explorer' button in the SPRibbon with the following code: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <Elements ...
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SharePoint 2010 100% CPU Usage AreaTemplateSettings.aspx

Whenever I try to go to "Page layouts and site templates" (AreaTemplateSettings.aspx) in Site Settings, the w3wp process spikes to 100% on my SharePoint server and the page never loads. Eventually I ...
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Need help in adding Custom Action to Custom Button!

I am adding a custom button to SP Ribbon with exactly same functionality as OOTB "Save and Close" button. I am trying to add it though custom action but other solutions are welcome as well. My ...
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Pre Cumulative update process

Guys this is the first time im installing a sp2010 CU. I would like to know what i need to do before applying this update to our servers. Specifically what do i need to backup before i apply and any ...
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Sharepoint 2010 site definition one template to create multiple publishing pages

Im trying to create a publishing site definition where I use one file to provision many templates. eg in onet.xml ... <Modules> <Module Name="Landing" /> <Module Name="Test" ...
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External List in Datasheet View

How to I get an External List in Datasheet View? I have a List, whereby I have Looked up a Column from an External List. The column appears as readonly in Datasheet View, but behaves normally using ...