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Embedding Video in Blog Post?

Is it possible to embed a video into a blog site post using a simple URL from the end user's perspective? I have tried two approaches: ...
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Create list of document libraries (duplicate Quick Launch/Libraries)

Instead of displaying the Quick Launch "Libraries", I want to display links to the library pages in a list/webpart within the main content section of the page. That way I can include a button/workflow ...
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Securing Individual Methods on Custom Web Services in SharePoint

I've created several WCF services USING CKS:DEV to be hosted in SharePoint and accessed on SharePoint pages using SharePoint. I'm using the MultipleBaseAddressWebServiceHostFactory for hosting purpose ...
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Date Difference (3 Columns)

I have a problem in SharePoint 2010. I have a list with three columns: Date Notified Packet Mailed Condolence Letter Sent The problem is that Packet Mailed or Condolence Letter Sent could ...
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Add Managed metadata to link to a document

I have a document library that contains both documents and links to documents. How do I add managed metadata tags to the links to documents? I have looked at the columns, which are below. It seems ...
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Run Query for External List

I have successfully created an external content type to my SharePoint and I have made a list from it. The problem is my table has over 24000 records in it. I need to grab the last 2000 records and ...
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Use media content types on a publishing page

I'm trying to make a new publishing page that can use either Images, Video or Audio. I'we already made one that uses the PublishingWebControls:RichImageField but cant find equivalents for video and ...
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SP2010: What happens when starting several Content deployment jobs at the same time?

what happens if I start several content deployment jobs synchronously in different site collections by ContentDeploymentJob.Run()? Are the jobs definitely executed one after another? Thanks!
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Dynamic External List Updating

I hope I am putting this question in the right place because this is more of a content then code question. I am new to making external list, so my question is, will the external list I have connected ...
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Updating a SharePoint 2010 list with an email confirmation link

I have a list of 1000+ user accounts for an application, and I need to have each user confirm that they still require access. I would like to send a form email to all of the users in the list asking ...
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Fastest way to delete thousands of listitems

I have a list with about 500.000 thousand items. I need to delete all list items which created date is after a specific date. The query would match about 450.000 thousand items. And then delete all ...
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Fast search: Remapped managed property contains old data

I'm having a problem with managed properties. I've made a custom web part to do a people search / keywordQuery based on user properties/managed metadata. I had to change a managed property to map to a ...
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Passing args to QuickLinksDialog with JS

I have a small button on a site which when i press should start a QuickLinksDialog and fill in some of the fields there. Everything goes good and well except the fields (like: title and url) still ...
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SpSecutityTrimmedControl runs in Pagepreview mode - ?pagepreview=true

I'm branding the sharepoint ribbon and need some changes (css) when the page gets in pagepreview mode. I've got this code <SharePoint:SpSecutirtyTrimmedControl runat="server" ...
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Check if web is in pagepreview mode - ?pagepreview=true

How can I check if a page is in ?pagepreview=true mode? I've branded the sharepoint ribbon and need to check if a page is in pagepreview to get the site branded correct (js / css). Is there a way to ...
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Event Receiver CancelWithRedirectUrl issue with multiple selected list items

I've got my event receiver (itemdeleting) working almost exactly the way I'd like it to. Upon certain conditions in the itemdeleting event, I am setting the status to CancelWithRedirectUrl and ...
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401 Error on Blackberry Device

I have a SharePoint instance serving as our Extranet to our salesforce. All sales agents have a Blackberry device, but none can access our Extranet. In IIS, we only have ASP.NET Impersonation and ...
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How to open document in Edit mode from InfoPath form

I have an custom SPList that has a Hyperlink field pointing to a document in a document library. The custom SPList has custom InfoPath forms for View and Edit. To open the document in edit mode, ...
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Unexpected error on Documen Libraries after enabling document conversion

Configured the Document Conversions services in Central Admin. Enabled document conversion on the "Document" content type from the site collection settings. Now when I try to open ANY document ...
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Can I develop a SharePoint 2010 Service Application using .NET 4 or 4.5?

Since SharePoint 2010 Service Applications are abstracted out, is there any way to develop Service Applications using the .NET 4.0 or 4.5?
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Does Sharepoint 2010 Enterprise work on SQL Standard version?

We are planning to get a backup server at Amazon EC2. As per my finding, Amazon supports only SQL Standard version. Can someone please help me with the above question. And, will any services be ...
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How to prevent alerts from SPEmailEventReceiver?

I have been struggling with a small but irritating problem for a while now and suddenly I ran out of ideas. I have implemented an email event receiver in Sharepoint 2010. The event receiver creates ...
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SPD error “Controls in this category require a Microsoft Sharepoint Publishing Page Layout” in toolbox Page Fields & Content Fields

I'm trying to create a page layout on SharePoint 2010, based on a new Page Layout Content Type subclassed from the Publishing Content Type "Page". I got the new content type created ok, with existing ...
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Is a Site Column related to a web or site collection

just going through some slides for SharePoint 2010 Developer Certification slides and it says Site Columns are related to web, but I thought they are created on site collection level, can someone ...
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whats the difference between IIS web application and SharePoint web application

I have been working on SharePoint for a long time but still confused with the concept of webapplications in SharePoint and IIS, I would also like to know the relationship between them. I just studied ...
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Adding ECB to search results

I need to add the ECB functionality to the results of a document search (Core Search results). Does anyone know if this is possible? I was hoping to add this through the XSL of the web part but ...
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Opening a document from Document Set vs. using direct Link

I have some documents stored in a document Set. I noticed that opening the file by clicking on it in the document set produces a different behavior than taking this exact same link and putting it on ...
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How to show documents in a webpart like Sharepoint does?

I have this Visual Web Part that make a request to a WCF service and returns a list of Sharepoint documents. Currently I'm showing them in a <ul>, creating the HTML in the succeded ajax event in ...
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SharePoint 2010 values from the Site Parameters in Site Options

How can I get access to the parameters in SharePoint 2010's Site Options / Parameters area from a site page? I am looking to create a global variable to use in constructing a querystring and wasn't ...
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Navigation remains same when selecting list

I have SharePoint list named "XXXXXXXXXXXX". when select any list item then the navigation removed and the options pane will appear. i want the navigation remains same even if i select list or list ...
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How to synchronize Google Calender and SharePoint Calender ?

I am using SharePoint 2010 and I wants to create web part that synchronize My Google Calender and SharePoint Calender in both way Google to SharePoint and SharePoint to Google. I need to create a ...
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How to get a custom webpart from a site using code?

I have created a custom webpart. I want to get that webpart and add it to my custom application page using code. How can I get it?
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Audience style targeting based on User Profile

Im looking for a way to target people for blogs or other information across my company who might be employed at multiple locations or moved locations. The thought is that User is at Y city normally ...
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Creating site collection with SSL

I'm having an issue with what will be a production SharePoint server. It's a Win2008 R2 running SharePoint 2010. For database server we use a SQL 2008 R2 on a separate server. We have the luxury of ...
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Joining two lists in a single view or edit form

I'm having trouble creating a joined edit or view form from 2 lists in Sharepoint 2010. Details I have two lists in Sharepoint 2010 that have a 1:1 relationship. When a user creates an entry in the ...
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Repeated login prompts and being logged in as another user?

When visiting the root site, users are repeatedly prompted to login. After many prompts, a partial page will begin to display. If more than 1 user is attempting to login in the above fashion, another ...
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What are the limitations of Mobile device access in Sharepoint 2010

I need to know Limitations of mobile device access in SharePoint 2010 vs desktop access to Sharepoint 2010, before I start a sharepoint mobile access project. What features don't work out of the box ...
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SQL Server Agent in my Web Farm

Im trying to setup some scheduling in my SharePoint 2010 Farm, where I have 2 WFE's and 1 DB server. In attempting to setup a scheduled task, I received the error "The SQL Agent service is not ...
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Turning on information management policy causes security exception

I have some code: SPFieldMultiChoice category = (SPFieldMultiChoice)contentType.Fields["Category"]; Where contentType is a SPContentType instance. This works fine as part of some code ...
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Which one is strongly typed the SharePoint Client Object Model or REST

I was researching about the SharePoint Client Object Model and REST but I am confused which one is strongly typed.
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RSS Viewer Can't load

My RSS Viewer always in "Retrieving Data" mode but can't show anything. It just says that it retrieves data. In Sharepoint Designer 2010 on the RSS Viewer area a message displays. It says ; "The ...
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Error installing SharePoint 2010

I try to install SharePoint 2010 on Windows 8. There is a problem on step 7 of Configuration Wizard: 11/04/2012 19:12:28 8 ERR Failed to provision the SharePoint Central Administration Web ...
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Copying a single field item from a list to a related task list using SPD workflows

I'm really new to Sharepoint 2010 and was wondering if it is possible to copy a single field from an item in a list to a related task? Basically I have a holiday request list that triggers an ...
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Discussion Board Web Part items' URLs wrong after WSS 3.0 to SharePoint Foundation 2010 migration

I recently migrated from WSS 3.0 to SharePoint Foundation 2010 without any website-breaking changes. The only issue I've run into so far is that the URL for two Discussion Board Web Parts on the ...
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Moving list template to different farm with different site template

I have a simple list that I saved as a template, and moved to a different site collection in a different web application. The list template isn't showing up in the create new list dialog, and I've ...
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Can't access some folders through Windows Explorer

We've encountered a strange problem accessing a SharePoint 2010 document archive through Windows Explorer on a Windows 7 machine. The archive has been mapped as a network drive and everything works as ...
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CAML Query for Values Not “In” (with sufficiently different title to let me post the question)

I have the following CAML query: <Where> <In> <FieldRef Name='ObjectID' /> <Values> <Value Type='Integer'>71</Value> <Value ...
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Dynamically registering JavaScript from within a sandbox web part

I am mid-way through development of a corporate intranet that will be hosted in SharePoint Online. For this reason, we are restricted to using sandbox solutions. One of the last "gotchas" that I need ...
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PerformancePoint - How do I select from all members in a dimension based on a list when making a KPI?

I have set up a SharePoint task list that my team is using to track regular deliverables. Based on this, I have created a KPI in PerformancePoint that uses the task list as a data source. I have also ...
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Add PrefixStyleSheet property to SharePoint 2010 Wiki editor?

I am looking for a way to control the rich text options availabe in the new SharePoint 2010 wiki sites - not the Enterprise Wikis, but the new wiki format that is the default team site template. On ...