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Multiple Criteria Lookup in Parent List

I have a list of projects (Project List) and another list of periodic status updates (Status Update List) related to each project (one-to-many). I need a lookup column in the Project List that ...
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Get List items using Sp Services on content approval enabled List

I have enabled Content approval on SharePoint List. Able to access all the items that are in pending state through Sp-services Getlistitems. Unable to get data in soap once item is approved or ...
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UserProfileService GetUserProfile Modified Date in 2010

I have a problem when loading a UserProfile from the UserProfileService in Powershell. I am able to get a list of properties, however I can't seem to find when the profile was last modified. The one ...
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How to update a list item's Workflow Status field?

I have created an Approval field for my list programmatically: var fieldName = mylist.Fields.Add("Approval", SPFieldType.WorkflowStatus, false) see this msdn article Now I want to add list item ...
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One page not prompting for credentials

I have a page that contains a list view web part configured to show custom view of a form library. The list view web part has a filter set as Created by == [ME] Every page I access in the site ...
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Custom State Machine Workflow with navigation based on user input

Here's what I have to do: I have a list of items called Projects, and for this I have developed a custom display form called DisplayProject.aspx, and a custom State Machine Workflow. I have to put a ...
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Issue with Content Organizer Rule for Document Sets in SharePoint 2010

I have created a new custom content type for document sets in SharePoint 2010. This content type is published via a Content Syndication Hub. I have also created a Record Centre site on the same web ...
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Find a div in a SharePoint page from code behind [Visual Webpart]

I have created a custom page layout with a div tag in it. I am trying find this div from a visual webpart code behind,but the control is always null. Page Layout <div id="abc" ...
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SharePoint 2010 OOTB filtering and sorting is not working in XsltListViewWebPart in Arabic

I am working on a multilingual site in English and Arabic. I have some pages with XsltListViewWebPart to view custom lists with no more than 12 fields to display. These are connecting webparts and ...
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Hide multiple Group By Columns

For a list I have 2 group by columns. Via a CEW i have added the following code .ms-gb a:first-child{ display:block; visibility:hidden; } .ms-gb a:link > img { display:inline; ...
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Outlook 2010 Error “This task could not be updated at this time.” Item still processes properly

I have an approval workflow, which sends and email to the person it is assigned to. The user opens the email through Outlook 2010 and processes their task (approve, reject or reassign task). After ...
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Encapsulating Sharepoint Task Activities into Custom Activity

I have couple of complicated (and long) workflows, I am seeing a pattern of using the "Create Task" -> On Task Created -> While [ On Task Changed ] activities. I am thinking of creating a custom ...
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Excel Web Access web part real time update

I have the following scenario and would very much appreciate any advice: I exported a list /System/Examples to Excel and then saved it as Testing.xlsx to a different document library: ...
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how to access patches programatically

I know I can access the SharePoint-buildversion using (Get-SPFarm).buildversion in PowerShell. I also know that by accessing /_admin/PatchStatus.aspx from central administration I can view each ...
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Is there a way for SharePoint 2010 to measure keyword density of PowerPoint files in a library?

I am creating an archive of reports (PowerPoint files) and I am trying to find out if there is a way for SharePoint to scan each document, count how many times each word is used throughout the ...
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Implementing a Custom ASPX Page That Uses a Custom Database

I know how to create custom ASPX pages and a deployment package, but I need to implement a custom ASPX page in SharePoint 2010 which uses its own custom database. Please advise me how to do this.
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Need to customize newdocset.aspx of document set in Sharepoint 2010

We need to customize newdocset.aspx of document set in SharePoint 2010. Currently reference is given to newdocset.aspx of _layouts folders application pages. Did lot of research, but I got no where.
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Remove manage content and structure for a sharepoint 2010 group

I have a group that needs to be able to submit forms, and add data. However they need to not be able to see the "manage content and structure" link under "site actions". I have found a couple ...
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Understanding ghosting, unghosting, site pages and application pages

well I know definitions of these terms as mentioned: Ghosted pages: Pages which are on file system and not on content db. Unghosted pages : pages which are on content db. Application Pages : normal ...
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I keep getting “Revert to template” whenever I set a custom masterpage for one particular page

I made 2 master pages. One named "reg_page.master" for all the regular pages, still containing the Quick Launch, and another one named "home_page.master" for the homepage only. The homepage has an ...
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How to make workflow update another list item based on a calculation SP2010

I have 2 lists. One list has a quantity field and the other list has assigned quantity field. When a user create or update a new item in the list with assigned quantity. I would like to do some ...
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Export sharepoint site

I am trying to export a site in SP 2010 with export site functionality in Central Administration but it fails. The error message in log is Progress: Exporting List ConvertWordToPDF - ListInstance1. ...
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error when executing update-spsolution

Im trying to update a web part that has been distibuted across our sharepoint intranet and im coming up with an error ive never seen before. Ive googled but cant find any info. Can someone help. ...
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What is __spText1 and __spText2 used for?

Hello I am new to SharePoint and I wanted to make a custom master page. I've stumbled on __spText1 and __spText2 and I was wondering if I can remove them? If not, what do they do / represent? Thank ...
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Publishing in Sharepoint 2010

My question is concerning publishing a SharePoint master page. The SharePoint documents that I work on are under source control and therefore have to be "checked out". Whenever I "check in" a ...
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Is there a list with all cookies that uses SharePoint 2010?

I have to create a list with all cookies that SharePoint 2010 uses. I can't find this information on Microsoft site neither on google. I only find documents about how to create or use cookies and how ...
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site definition master page problem

Ive created a site definition and am trying to reference a custom master page that is installed as a feature. For some reason when i create a site using the site definition i get a filenotfound ...
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How can I change the default browser loaded from SharePoint Designer 2010?

If I am in SharePoint Designer 2010 and select an item in a folder, and press F12, IE automatically pops up. I would like it to be Chrome. How can I adjust this setting in SharePoint? Thanks!
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Does renaming Windows domain impact SharePoint?

My setup is following: I have SharePoint 2010 running on Windows 2008R2 and another server running SQL Server 2008. AD DS/Domain controller is on same server as the SharePoint. My SharePoint isn't ...
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Creating a button on current list

I am completely new to programming in SharePoint. I have a site where I need to add a button to an already created list. The button needs to be available for each item. The button will simply take the ...
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Disable mobile browsing for a single website in SharePoint 2010

How to disable mobile browsing for a single website in SharePoint 2010 not all of websites in SharePoint? As far as i know we can disable it as described here or here,but when applying those ...
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Table of contents for a single publishing page's sections

Is it possible to do a table of contents (TOC) for the sections of a page rather than the sites in a site collection for SharePoint 2010? I'm thinking of the TOC on Wikipedia that appears at the top ...
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Table of Contents for Each Page on SP2010

I am currently trying to make a Table of Contents for each site page for my team. I have tried the default SP table of contents web part but it doesn't work and gives me an error such as this: ...
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Document Library Not Filtering Columns

There is a document library which has over 5000 items, it has passed its item view threshold. The view was reduced to show items that met certain requirements. This view now shows less than 1000 ...
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Lync Presence Indicator showing full sprite in 2013

I have migrated a solution from 2010 to 2013 which was rendering this code to show the Lync status and Name. Everything works in IE except the indicator icon is showing the entire sprite: presence += ...
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Apps only available on subsites or with old users after migration to SP2013

SP2010 to 2013 migration, on-site, not online. Migrated users see a large list of apps on both the parent site and its subsites. New (since the migration) users see only five apps on the parent ...
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SiteMapProvider for MySites' breadcrumb

My question is regarding the site map provider. I have a breadcrumb in the mysites and i use SPContentMapProvider to build the breadcrumb, but the problem is it always shows 'Home', so if im on my ...
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Task Created event not firing when workflow is started from Event Receiver

I have upgraded an existing Sharepoint 2007 web app to Sharepoint 2010. One of the list has an Event Receiver (ItemAdded) that start the relevant workflow based on the added data. The Workflow is ...
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Script work on Sharepoint 2013 but not Sharepoint 2010, Why?

I made this script to get all attachments from a list, it works on Sharepoint 2013 serveur but on Sharepoint 2010 I don't have any result... : $webUrl = "https://site.fr" $library = "Contacts" ...
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Get attachments from sharepoint list with powershell

I made this script : $webUrl = "http://site.fr/" $library = "Qualified Information" $spSite = new-object Microsoft.SharePoint.SPSite($webUrl) $w = $spSite.OpenWeb() $l = $w.Lists[$library] ...
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Not able to pop up alert box on page load

I have created a code behind file for a site page. The .cs file looks as follows : using System; using System.Collections.Generic; using System.Linq; using System.Text; using System.Web.UI; ...
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SharePoint 2010 Central Administration link not working

I have problem on a SharePoint 2010 Server installation where the Central Admin icon/link (the one in start menu) isn't working. It opens a browser with a URL to the root address of the server, then ...
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AngularJS with Sharepoint 2010 not working

we're testing our custom webparts using angular.js in Sharepoin 2013 it works but not within our SP 2010 Environment the needed angular and jquery library are linked correctly As test code in the ...
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How to use SPServices search sql query - getting malformed query

I am using the SPServices javascript library to make a search request to sharepoint 2010 search. I am trying this query: queryText = "<QueryPacket xmlns='urn:Microsoft.Search.Query' ...
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Use of DevExpress assemblies in SharePoint [on hold]

I have used DevExpress AspxGridView in SharePoint on development server, when I deploy on release server, it gives me this error Line 13: <%@ Register Assembly="DevExpress.Web.v12.2, ...
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“Check Out” button not appearing in Excel 2010

One of my coworkers has this problem for some of the files stored in a document library. If he clicks on the link, from the document library, the dialog has these two options: "Read-only" and "Edit" - ...
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Document Template with Picture Placeholder

I'm working on setting up a SharePoint 2010 list to copy new data to a Document Library with a document template. This allows a new Word document to be automatically created with the template. (more ...
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How to update another lists multiline rich text field with a current multiline item?

I have two lists (same site) and both lists use the Designer 2010 workflow Create or Update List Item to create or update each other. Both lists contain a field titled Description, which are both set ...
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Create Document Ribbon Not Present

We're running a hosted version of SharePoint Server 2010. It was set up for our company by a consulting firm several years ago and we have had discontinuity in personnel, so a lot of the ...
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Error with special characters in site column names referenced by a calculated column

I have a site column Construction - Complete Date which is used by my calculated column Construction - Is Complete?. Whenever a date is entered for the Construction - Complete Date then Construction ...