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Can I access a SharePoint List or library with an InDesign HTML file?

I'm looking to Use InDesign to create an interactive object that creates "click and reveals" that reveal data from SharePoint data. How would this task be done?
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Which SharePoint web service would I use to upload an image from <input type=“file”… />?

The copy service seems to want to take an item from one source url to another. I looked in the list service but nothing jumped out at me as an option. Can someone point me in the right direction?
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HTTP 503 error accessing Sharepoint excelservice.asmx through SOAP

I work for The Smeal College of Business at Penn State. I am doing a project for the Supply chain program and I am creating an excel workbook in Sharepoint that uses a lot of UDF's. I have no problem ...
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Exception from HRESULT: 0x80131904

I am having the following scenario. All day something I am testing has been working fine. but suddently I start receiving this error when I try to do the following line: query.RowLimit = 1; ...
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Event receiver ItemUpdated event doesn't get fired when scheduling is enabled

When I manually changed the status of an item in a document library to "Approved", the event receiver's ItemUpdated event got fired. But when I enabled scheduling(to approve an item) to another item, ...
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Updates are currently disallowed on GET requests. ON CopyDocumentSet

I have tried everything with this issue, but cant find the error. THe structure of my site is like this Meetings (SiteCollection, RootWeb) 1.1 BoardOFDirectors (subsite) 1.1.1 20120101 (subsite) ...
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Differentiate in ItemUpdated (ER) if file was edited or overwritted

I've an ItemUpdated Event Receiver, and I need to make different operations depending if the file was updated throw UI or overwritted. Is there any internal field that reflects this 2 different ...
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Which default SharePoint services should be monitored?

I was wondering what services should be monitored concerning a SharePoint 2010 environment? Is there an overview available what service application requires which windows service? I'm trying to set ...
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This view cannot be displayed because it exceeds the list view threshold (5000 items) enforced by the administrator

I am facing following warning message when i add list as webpart. "This view cannot be displayed because it exceeds the list view threshold (5000 items) enforced by the administrator." Also when i ...
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Workflows in SharePoint and User Views [closed]

I have a sharepoint 2010 portal running and we are financial institution with more then 700 users. We have recently bought NINTEX WORKFLOWS 2010 (Standard Edition) and would like to implemented to use ...
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How to Add Data Field to Existing Custom List Form?

Say I have created a really simple custom list via Sharepoint Designer, and then created a custom NewForm.aspx called NewFormTest.aspx to go with it. Now I have to add a field to the custom list. I ...
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Having trouble check in excel file in SharePoint 2010

I tried to check in the file to the site. But I got this error message (The system cannot find the file specified (Exception from HRESULT: 0x80070002)). I'm able to check out the file, edit, and ...
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How to grab InfoPath form's FormState contents from the document library?

Is there a way to grab the contents of an InfoPath's FormState object? I have access to the SPListItem in the document library it resides in, the xml of the item, the document library it lives in, but ...
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Guidance on the most effective way to learn Sharepoint

I am a .NET developer with a few years of experience in Winforms, WPF and some ASP.NET with C#. What would be the best way for me to go about learning sharepoint, as a developer? I would be Learning ...
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use jQuery Modal instead of SharePoint modal

So I understand this is a strange question, but is there a way to use content displayed in a SharePoint modal, in a jQuery modal instead. I like the styling jQuery offers, but the SharePoint modal ...
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How to Move Site Columns Between Sites

We have our SharePoint sites in the following tree structure: Corporate +--- Division A +--- Department 1 +--- Department 2 +--- Department 3 +--- Division B ...
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Custom delegate is applied even if the feature is deactivated

I have a question regarding a feature. Situation: I have a feature that is farm scoped, with this feature I deploy a delegate control (xml file), this file refers to cs code. So I've added that file ...
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Working with args option of SP.UI.ModalDialog.commonModalDialog

I have the following situation: In my Sharepoint 2010 ASP.Net Application page app I want to allow my users to select a Supervisor for an employee who's information they (the user) is modifying. For ...
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SharePoint 2010 Crawl Rule Regular Expression Exclude Specific String

I'm trying to figure out the correct regular expression for excluding a specific URL string within a SharePoint 2010. This is the scenario I'm trying to figure out is the following: I was to crawl ...
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ItemAdded event running with user permissions (SharePoint 2010)

My understanding is/was that by default asynchronous event receivers ran under system permissions, while synchronous event receivers run under user permissions -- and that ItemAdding is synchronous, ...
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CustomAction on document library not visible

the scenario is the following 1. We have a site called meetings with 2 subsites for special meetings, Executive COmmitee, and Board of DIrectors 2. In each of those sites, a different meeting site is ...
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Can you attach a workflow to a web part?

In sharepoint 2010, is it possible to attach a workflow to a particular web part so that it is run wherever that web part is inserted within your site. For instance, I will be developing a large ...
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Export SharePoint 2010 WebPart Data to Excel using SandBox Solution

I am trying to create a sandboxed webpart to export data from another webpart within the webpart page to excel. I tried using the Excel ActiveXObject in a client side script but it requires this ...
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WebApp policy - Permissions for certain users

We have a web application which is setup with policies to deny access to create/manage sites or manage permissions to all users in our company(using an AD group). But during an audit we found that ...
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How to Upload File to Sharepoint Via Commandline?

Salvete! How can I, from the commandline, upload a file to a document library? Now, I found davcopy, which works, sort of. I can only upload the file using my domain account that I am already logged ...
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Adding Document to a record library programmatically

I have a requirement, where I need to upload a document like invoice report to a record library programatic. I have used the same code as uploading document to a normal document library. Now the ...
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How to avoid default attendee in sharepoint2010 team site workspace

If I create a meeting workspace on Sharepoint2010 site, I'm by default added as an attendee to every new meeting in that workspace. Can I avoid this in any way? I need no default attendees.
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ItemAdded how to detect if the item being added is the documentset itself or a file into the document library

I have a document library with an itemadded event receiver. Items in the document library are document sets. when I create an item in the document library, the item added is executed. However that ...
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Changing / overwriting OOTB javascript

I've came across an issue when I was modifying / customizing the mini social tag buttons (a delegate control - class), everything went good and well untill I encountered an issue "onmouseover" event. ...
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SharePoint 2010 events: “SharePoint Web Services Round Robin Service Load Balancer Event: Initialization”

I'm running a SharePoint 2010 environment. Upon checking my eventviewer I noticed I'm regularly receiving the following events: Log Name: Application Source: SharePoint Foundation Event ID: 8312 ...
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What is the best way to determine if CurrentUser is System Account?

Traditionally I use: if (web.CurrentUser.Name == "System Account") Is there a possibility the System Account Name could be something other then "System Account". Is there a more reliable way to ...
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How to add wiki pages to web-part page?

Salve! EasyTabs works on a web-part page. I want users to be able to create wizzywig pages with, say, the "create page" which creates a blank wiki page. Then I want to use the web-part page that ...
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How To Define Specific ReadItem Finder with List View in External List?

I have an external list which is using the BCS to pull data from a custom database. This database has several views which have the same column structure and several that do not. I have been adding ...
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XSL Transform impacting other Web Parts

I have on my SharePoint page an XSL List View Web Part linked to an XSLT file via the "XSL Link" property. Here is the content of the XSLT: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> ...
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CoreResultsWebPart.OnInit() throws a NullReferenceException

I've recently had some trouble with search in my SharePoint 2010 environment and thought I'd finally seen the end of it. Turns out I was wrong because now when anyone tries to search from anywhere ...
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Filtering DVWP from another list

I am trying to find a way to filter a DVWP from values on another list. Both lists are going to be inside an iframe and the first list (Orders) is filtered using querystring, everything works great ...
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How To Add a new Page “type” Into “Create” Gallery?

Salvete! When we go to View All Site Content, we can push the Create button. There are lots of choices there. How can I add my own page type?
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Threaded view on discussion board: is it possible to sort by reverse chronological order

I've tried to figure out how to configure the threaded view of a discussion board (Sharepoint 2010) to sort the thread by reverse chronological order (most recent post first). No success so far. ...
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Resize metadata navigation pane using code

I have a basic list with metadata navigation enabled. Now I have a navigation pane on the left side of the list and it's resizable with drag and drop. How can I resize this left menu with javascript ...
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Deploying Solution to Remote SharePoint Site

I have a SP2010 wsp. I want to deploy it to some remote SharePoint site. I don't have access to root site on the remote server but to a sub site, where I want my solution. How can I directly deploy my ...
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Base64 encoded images with Sharepoint 2010 deployments

I'm currently using sharepoint 2010 and I want to use base64 encoded images. They work fine on our development server, but when the server goes through the standard content-deployment process to our ...
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(Exception from HRESULT: 0x80020009 (DISP_E_EXCEPTION))

I added a class library from one SharePoint solution to a console app. I wanted to isolate some xml mapping in class library so I could test it better without having to deploy my entire original ...
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best practice dispose parentWeb on feature activated, how to fix it in this scenario?

I am getting a warning from the spdisposecheck in one method I executed on the feature activated event. private void CopyAttendees(SPWeb currentWeb) { try { SPWeb parentWeb = ...
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Display a list of subsites?

Is it possible to display a clickable, self-updating list of subsites on the top-level site? Also, is it possible to further sort the list according to the subsite category? if it is, how can you ...
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Temporarily generate Office Document using Template and Lists from the SP library (SP2010 Foundation)

We use SharePoint Foundation 2010 Server for planing IT courses, where we have different lists for participants and for different courses. We also have all course certificates in one library. What we ...
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Exception has been thrown by the target of an invocation. when enabling enterprise keywords

I have the following code and I havent been able to find what the problem is. The exception is raised SOMETIMES in the last line of enable keywords, in the Update. The thing is we create a site ...
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Sharepoint 2010 XsltListViewWebPart on site definition template

Im having a problem placing the XsltListViewWebPart on my Default.aspx template (relevant code bellow) <WebPartPages:WebPartZone runat="server" ID="NewsItemsList"> <ZoneTemplate> ...
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SharePoint Mobile - Look and Feel

How can I customize the SharePoint mobile pages look and feel by customizing the CSS? Where are the CSS files located that are loaded when the SharePoint renders the mobile pages?
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How can I export external content type as a BDCM file with powershell?

I can export external content type from SharePoint Designer or Central Administration. However, I want to export ect as bdcm file with powershell in order to export ect automatically. There is an ...
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How to add a field to a contenttype with feature upgrade, for NEW and existing sites

So, I have been using feature upgrading for a while, it works pretty well for existing instances, but as far as I know feature upgrade does not happen automatically, you need to trigger the upgrade, ...