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Show external link as subsubsite in global navigation

I'm using SharePoint 2010. I have several different site collections, but two of them have some information that concerns both collections. Until now the same information has been maintained ...
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FAST Search for SharePoint 2010: All partitions are down

My organization just moved from a single-server installation to a multi-server (2) FS4SP farm (complete reinstall and deployment). Indexing seems to work perfectly, and we have experienced a ...
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How to view a published form?

Unbelievably simple question here, but I cannot for the life of me figure it out... I created an InfoPath form and published it to the SharePoint site following the wizard's instructions. Then when I ...
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start list workflow on item delete?

I have seen elsewhere, that for whatever evil reason, SP2010 list workflows cannot be triggered by the delete of a list item. Glad the SP dev team didn't design soda machines or you'd never have a ...
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SP2010: Displaying CAML query results in XsltListViewWebPart

How can I get my CAML query to call the results on a XsltListViewWebPart in SP2010? Before I continue, 3rd party codes are not supported in the environmental I'm working with and this particular page ...
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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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Managing a SharePoint 2010 list from a SharePoint 2013 web application

I am replacing a colleague for the support of SharePoint intranets including a SharePoint 2010 one and a SharePoint 2013 one. Is there a way to manage a list of the SP2010 intranet from the SP2013 one ...
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Validate a Single line of text column type of list in sharepoint 2010 to accept only alphabets?

How to validate a Single line of text column type of list in SharePoint 2010 to enter accept only alphabets? no special character and no number should be allowed in that field.
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Display Sum for Multiple Columns

I have a list with four columns to track different types of commissions (agent commissions and broker commissions): Agent____Amount____Broker____Amount John_____$50________Henry_____$50 ...
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Having Trouble Upgrading From Trial

I have a SharePoint 2010 Trial install, I'm trying to upgrade the license type to Enterprise, but am running into an error and cannot determine any details. I go to the upgrade and migration section, ...
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Conditional Formatting using Calculated Column as Condition (SharePoint Designer 2010)

I want to use conditional formatting to change the color of a row based on a Calculated Column. I know I could do this with a CEWP but I would prefer to do it in SPD 2010 because I am new to ...
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How to limit the file upload size for a specific document library in SharePoint 2010?

I want to limit the file upload size for a specific document library in SharePoint 2010. I do know that the upload size is for the entire web-application rather than a specific site/sub-site/library. ...
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Workaround for inviting external users to site-level groups in office365

I've got a site collection where each subsite requires their own unique permission groups (Let's call them siteVisitors, siteMembers and siteOwners) Users in the siteMembers and siteVisitors groups ...
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Add user to a SharePoint group - grant permission - right groups do not show

When I try go grant permission to a user in a new web I don't get listed the cusom groups on the current web. If you look at the image you can see that the list in the background are quite a bit ...
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Per Location Views Not Working

I am trying to accomplish the following scenario. In my document library I want the top level view to use a view called "Folders" where it only shows two columns. Upon clicking a folder in the view I ...
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Migrate Documents Between Site Collections

I need to migrate a number of documents from multiple document libraries into a single document library in a new site collection. Both site collections are SP2010 and the migration must maintain ...
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REST filter=startswith not working when filtering using Id field

When filtering a text column like in built Title field using startswith, proper results are returned. Example: http://aissp2013:111/_vti_bin/ListData.svc/ChangeRules()?$filter=startswith(Title,'Ti') ...
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Client Object Model equivalent of SPWeb.SiteLogoUrl

I can get the name, url and description of a site using SP.Web but there is no logo property. Is there a javascript COM equivalent to ...
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How to get Datasheet view working on Macintosh system?

How to get Datasheet view working on Macintosh system. Even many other features are not working on Safari browser. So is there any way to get it working?
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Farm backups take a very long time

My farm backups seem to be getting longer and longer to complete. It has gone from about 3 hours to 8-9 hours in the space of month. The growth of the database in that time has been a slow steady ...
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“Access Denied” while Activating Custom Timer Job

When i tried to Activate Feature of Timer Job It returns error : Access Denied Scope of Feature is "Site".. private static void CreateJob(SPSite site) { try { ...
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Workflow approval issue with multiple approvers

Seeking SharePoint 2010 advice: I am new to SharePoint 2010 and InfoPath, and I am taking over a project for a person who is no longer with the company. From my understanding he has created a form ...
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Survey, validate today's date question

We have a private survey. The date the survey was completed is to appear in an Exported Excel sheet. To do so, I have added a Date Field question in the survey named something like "Today's date" ...
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Limiting permissions to list-items and library files without using folders

I have some files in a flat library, i.e., no subfolders, that need to have access restricted to a couple usergroups. I understand that one way to do this is by placing items in a subfolder in the ...
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How to start a child workflow?

I've created a new list-based workflow which has one step that's pretty simple. After that step I'd like to launch another workflow - the Collect Signatures workflow. How can I launch a child workflow ...
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SharePoint 2010 Document Set New Documents Button

I am implementing a Document Set based case management solution - positioning the case file as a Document Set Content Type then having Document Content Types for documents required within the case ...
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Disable “group by” auto expand on load ? [screenshot]

By default, all the lists here are auto-expanded (see red squares on screenshot), I'd like to have them NOT expanded by default, how can I achieve that ? Edit: I went in the options posted by some ...
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UPS, when click on “Edit My Profile” for 1 user I got an exception

I am using sp2010. When I go to CA en go to the User Profile Service Application -> Manage User Profiles -> search on a username like domainA\joha I got one result. When I click on the user I click on ...
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New site collection can't declare records

We have added a new site collection (template: records center) to our web application. There is no possibility to declare documents as record. Not with the ribbon button to declare a record or with a ...
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Does writing a custom RBS provider force one to put SharePoint into unsupported state?

It is well known that modifying a content database directly by running direct SQL queries results in an unsupported SharePoint state. However, it is possible to develop custom RBS providers. Note that ...
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SPLongOperation window on the end redirects in itself

I have a small issue with SPLongOperation, basically what i'm doing i have something to happen in "OnPreLoad" method ... In this method i start a long processing operation and i call SPLongOperation, ...
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Custom web part (filter) act similarly to the OOTB Text Filter

I'm writing a custom web part (which is a filter), because I need lots of customizations, so none of the OOTB filter would work for me. I'm now trying to write one similar to the OOTB text filter ...
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dispex SharePoint.OpenDocuments.3 works for PDF but not Office docs?

I have the folllowing in my XSL for a (SharePoint 2010) content query webpart: < A onfocus="OnLink(this)" HREF="{$ItemUrl}" onmousedown="return ...
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How can I import a custom action workflow in sharepoint desginer?

I've just download a custom action workflow on codeplex but I don't how to import it. It's a .wsp format file and sharepoint doesn't seem to recognize it... Is somebody know how to do it? Thanks.
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How to return user or group in SharePoint Designer custom activity?

How can I return a user or group in SharePoint Designer custom activity? A return type of SPUser seems to be not possible. SharePoint Designer workflow does not recognize the return type. public ...
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remove “save” button from new item form ribbon in SharePoint Foundation 2010

I have looked through this article but don't see a solution to my specific issue. Is it possible to remove the Save button at the top of the "new item" form just for one list (but not for the other ...
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SP2010 Calendar Web Part removed from page on check in

I have a page which has hosted a calendar web part almost since the page was created. Today a user notified me the calendar was missing from the page. I have tried adding the web part back onto the ...
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Sharepoint 2010 to 2013 Upgrade (License Migration)

I have been having a hard time finding an answer to this anywhere. I know the licensing model has changed from SharePoint 2010 to 2013. If we already have SharePoint 2010 licenses for our servers and ...
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Sharepoint Document library Site Pages is deleted/corrupted

The SharePoint site is not working in test box , further i noticed that there is no "SitePages" document library . I followed the link : ...
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Refinement Panel Web Part - Date Ranges

This issue is driving me nuts. I am using SharePoint 2010 and FAST search. In a list there is a column named Upload Date - type: Date only. Column crawled property ows_uploaddate(Datetime) is ...
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How to get User's account ID in Display Form

I want to get the User Account ID inside of a 'Person or Group' field in my Display Form: is it possible?
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Added a new PageLayout to my feature but it's not showing in SharePoint?

I had an existing feature that deployed a Page Layout. I ended up adding another Page Layout to the feature and I updated my Elements.xml file to include the reference to the new file: <File ...
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How can I invert X-axis and Y-axis?

I'm working on sharepoint 2010. Here is my problem : I have a chart webpart which display my x-axis horizontally and my y-axis vertically. I want to know if it's possible to display the opposite : ...
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Download folders and subfolders from document libraries: bulk download

I have multiple folders and sub folders in a SharePoint document library. How to download multiple folders and subfolders from this library at once?
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What's up with the three bytes at the beginning of these SharePoint files?

I've been playing with SharePoint files in PowerShell, and I've notice three bytes at the beginning of most files (forms and master pages): $web = Get-SPWeb ... $masterFolder = ...
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How can I export a schema.xml file for a list from a SharePoint site?

I've been troubleshooting my schema.xml file for a list definition and getting more and more frustrated. So I thought, "Hey, I'll just get it to look right in the UI and then export that and compare ...
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Difference between Sharepoint Server & Sharepoint Foundation

What is the difference between Sharepoint Server & Foundation. To what I know, Sharepoint foundation is one of the editions other being Standard & Enterprise (as seen here ...
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Is it possible to create and edit documents in SharePoint from an iPad?

I've seen SharePlus out there, but I don't think it allows for editing of documents and creating documents seems more difficult than it should be. Has anyone found a simple complete solution for ...
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Search on this site doesn't return any result

I am build a community website under our intranet, using SharePoint 2010. I do not have access to the server, but have administration privileges. However, when launching a search with any keyword, ...
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Custom ASPX and WebPart

I have developed a portal using SharePoint 2010 (Standard Edition). I want to develop a Master-Detail "Requisition" form using Visual Studio 2010. I don't want users to access the List and click on ...