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How to add Full READ permissions and remove Full Control Permission on web application using powershell

how to give a user full read permissions to a web application user with powershell below Script assign full control to a user on this web application with full control and full read. $w = ...
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SharePoint 2013 Migration from 2007 and 2010

I have some data in MOSS 2007 and some in SharePoint 2010. I am planning to migrate to SharePoint 2013. The amount of data is around 50GB. I don't want the entire content DB. I am planning to use a ...
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how to use JSOM to modify permissions for multiple list retrieved by a CAML query

Using SharePoint 2010 JSOM I know how to get a list item by it's ID, break its inheritance, then add a user to it's permission list with contribute access. What I cannot figure out is if I get ...
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Add subcategories in Sharepoint blog categories

How to add subcategories to categories in SharePoint 2010 blog? And can we display it in drop down list on homepage so that the user can navigate from there?
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how to completely remove .wsp solution

how to remove a .wsp solution i try from central admin>system settings>manage farm solution selected a solution and selected Retracting still this status shown Restract. how to completely remove ...
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Display connection information within a ITransformableFilterValues web part

I created a filter web part by extending the ITransformableFilterValues interface, similar to this page: MSDN. I want to mimic the Microsoft query string filter and display the connection information ...
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Site Templates vs Copy Site with Manage Content and Structure?

Interesting question just came up from a client: when creating multiple sites from a template, are there any disadvantage to using the "Copy Site" feature via the "Manage Content and Structure" tool? ...
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FBA - Search Issue with Custom Login Page

I have implemented FBA on an web application which has a custom login page. The custom page doesn't let the users login via windows authentication even though it is enabled from central admin. Seems ...
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Retrieve List items using CAML Query

I have a list which contains 3 columns -ID, TicketState and EndDate ID TicketState EndDate(DD-MM-YYYY) 1 Open 10/10/2012 2 Closed ...
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configuring status list using date column, if greater than [date column] status goes red

I am using a status list that is pulling from another sharepoint list, I would like to use a date column labeled "Due Date" and tell the indicator to turn red when the "Due Date" has passed... This ...
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SP2010: Edit Top Navigation Bar Subsites - Duplicates

I have a top bar with some headings, one of which is Research Center. When I hover over Research Center there are a handful of links to sites. How do I edit whichlinks show up? Primarily, there are ...
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what is the difference between Retract wsp solution and remove wsp solution in sharepoint 2010

what is the difference between Retract wsp solution and remove wsp solution in sharepoint 2010. i want to remove a wsp solution from our sharepoint 2010 environment completely.
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Unable to open document from Drop off library in SharePoint 2010

Unable to view documents from drop of library it showing error message When I open pdf documents from a web application, I found below error in uls logs ...
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Link to 1st item in list

I want to create a link on a page that points to the 1st item in a particular list. I achieved this using ID as a parameter but when I deleted the list item and re-created, the ID has changed and link ...
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workflow consuming WCF Service in https - First Call takes too much time

I have a State machine Workflow that consumes a WCF Service in https (Basic Authentication, security mode transport). It works fine in our test environment, but it had problem in the integration ...
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Connect to Office - Add to SharePoint Sites - When do SharePoint Sites get synchronized?

We are having trouble with the Add to SharePoint Sites functionality. It often doesn't work as we expect it to work. Hence I'll try to describe what we are doing, then I'll try to formulate my ...
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Employee Directory

I have developed a Employee Directory and got this javascript for criteria search. But I want to fetch all employees first and then apply criteria. How to set the value of "Fixed Query" of People ...
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How to get selected user/group information on Edit Permissions page (editprms.aspx) using Javascript?

When manger would like to edit the permission level he will select the user or group from user.aspx for editing their permission level using Edit Permission button. It will show edit permission page ...
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Synchronize Sharepoint List with multiple Excel files

I have a list on SharePoint,and I would like to update that list from any excel sheet/file I create "Having same formatting of course". Can I achieve that? I know that you can create a List on ...
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Auto update document copies on check in Sharepoint 2010

We all are aware of Send To Functionality of Document Libraries as explained here ...
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Show AlertMe link not working in search results webpart

I checked on the "Show AlertMe link" in the settings in webpart properties of the search results webpart, but the status of it getting changed to unchecked when I edit it again. It is not getting ...
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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 I m on my ...
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Hyperlink Column Link Should Open in Modal

I want the user to click a link and then that link should open in a modal window. I have tried this on a blank page with a CEWP and it works using both of the following codes: <a ...
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SPServices - open “view item” modal

NOTE: I'm begginer in SharePoint! Ok so my situation is like that: I have a list of Users, with multiple fields. For example there are fields like: Name, Title, Office, Phone and Email. Pretty ...
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The value of the property 'MSOTlPn_ShowToolPane2' is null or undefined, not a Function object

I have a problem with SharePoint 2010 and Internet Explorer 11. The following error message appears when I try to open the webpart menu. In Internet Explorer 8 the wepart menu works as expected: ...
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create new item and limit who can view the item on the newform.aspx

I have a custom list. Is there a way to make it so when a user adds a new item they can, in the NewForm.aspx/EditForm.aspx page, specify who can view the item once it is created? I know they can ...
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get user information by account name or e-mail for users that are not in the site's user list using javascript in 2010

I have either a user's e-mail address or account name. I need to get their other information like name, department and title. Everything I have read online only works if the user in question is in ...
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Delay loading of webpart

I have a visual webpart which do very heavy lifting. There's a lot of data manipulation and after heavy optimization the page still takes 16 seconds to load. I want to know a way so that my page ...
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What Web Part attributes need to be unique when copying an aspx page?

I've copied an aspx page from the path "/_catalogs/solutions/Forms/" containing web parts to a different Site Collection where this page is currently broken. Using SharePoint Designer for the copied ...
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SharePoint 2013 migration

I have a SharePoint 2010 Web Application in Windows Authentication mode. Can I directly migrate them to SharePoint 2013 Claims/Form based authentication Web Application? I am planning to use third ...
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Retention Policy on Sharepoint 2010 as “Move to another Place”

I have to apply Retention Policy to all Documents and list contents. The condition for the policy is that documents and list data older than 3 years move to another location. This location should be ...
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Configuring KPI in dashboard designer

I'm configuring a KPI for my sharepoint 2010 site. Take this example of a "projects" list and a "project progress" field in this list which is shown in percentage. I want to configure a KPI for this ...
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Broken version history after migrating to Sharepoint 2013

I had a WSS3.0 instaliation with forms based authentication, and I wish to migrate to SP2013. I have SP2010 and SP2013 servers, I've successfully detached content database from WSS 3.0, attached to ...
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Designer Workflow logic that would trigger on multiple conditions selected

I have an InfoPath form that is published to a Form Library shown below: In addition, I created an Approval Workflow that would fire once the form has been filled out. When the Submit button is ...
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Modify the icon size on a 'list' web part in SP 2010

I'm trying to change the width and height of the icon in the list web part. However, I'm having difficulty finding the right element/class to do this with SP 2010. I have seen it done just by putting ...
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Document Library items not updating via UI or code. System metadata (last modified, modified by, etc.) updating

I am having a strange issue with one of my Document Libraries. It is the document library created by the publishing feature "Documents." Here are the symptomps and what I have done so far. Any help ...
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Removing user from people picker/UIL

Background Information: Company is the process of moving to a new domain called domain A, from domain B. at one point there was going to be a domain, called domain C that had a few users setup and ...
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How do I use QueryOverride in CQWP when deploying web part instance using Elements.xml?

I need to use the CQWP with more than three filters, hence I'm going to use the QueryOverride with a CAML query like described here. I can't get this to work when deploying the web part instance using ...
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Approach for SharePoint 2010 file upload workflow

[Crosspost from StackExchange.] I'm working on a project that is basically a file upload "wizard" that basically does the following: Entry form to select document library and enter some basic info. ...
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Custom Activity for String Replace

In SharePoint 2010 designer, there is no direct option to replace the string with some other values. but in 2013, this is available. Is there any option to make this activity? I a column which is ...
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SharePoint 2010 not Accessible

My complete SharePoint 2010 site is not accessible. However, the admin site is. The database is still OK. Error: Cannot open database "WSS_Site_Content" requested by the login. The login failed. ...
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Extract Email ID, Mobile phone, sipaddress ,other attributes from PeoplePicker Field in SP 2010 CustomList NewForm

After referring this article from Marc, and Here am able to get/perform the null check for peoplepicker entries in my custom newform of my SPList within SP Designer 2010. But, how to retrieve other ...
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Associate an existing site column with a published Infopath content type

I've created an Infopath form and published it as a content type to my SharePoint site. What I am trying to do now is modify the form (and content type) to include an existing site column that was ...
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Custom Webpart page template for team site

Is it possible to create a custom web part page template in share point team site? The default web part page layout resides in 14 hive for team sites. I have a requirement to create a custom web ...
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Making column required is only possible after it is added and edited (happens in content type only)

While creating columns in content type the option of Require that this column contains information is disabled so I cannot make the column required. But once I save the column and edit it I am able to ...
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Detect if a document or list item was deleted

I'm working on building a synchronizer for certain kinds of data from some lists to an outside application. Via the SOAP API, I can get updates and new items; by using CAML Queries, we can fetch all ...
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How do I grant permissions to a Domain Group?

I need to add users to a domain group in SharePoint 2010 and I'm not sure how. When I click Site Permissions>Grant Permissions I can add users to a SharePoint group but not the listed domain groups
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Contact list with pic and sync them from outlook

I have a contact list with attached images to each contact person in the list. All of the contact list items are synced with Outlook and it gets all the information from there. Is there a way to ...
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Using Filters on a Data View web part from a SOAP Query

I have a SOAP query that pulled in information from a list that I want to create a Data View Web Part for. When I enabled the "Sort & Filter on Headers" option in SP designer I noticed an issue. ...
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Custom month year filter sharepoint 2010 calendar

I wonder if its possible to use custom month and year filters in a sharepoint 2010 calendar. I tried using jquery and (i assume) the sharepoint javascript that is triggered switching month in the ...