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Site creation can't continue because of a configuration issue with the parent site

I'm having problems to make my site creation work. I followed the guide at http://blog.sharedove.com/adisjugo/index.php/2012/07/25/visual-guide-setting-up-my-sites-in-sharepoint-2013/ , everything is ...
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Custom 404 page won't allow additional edits

I was able to follow these directions to implement a custom 404 page in SharePoint 2010: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/941329 I wanted to make additional formatting changes to the custom ...
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EnableAssignToEmail On Change Event Not Sending Email to Assigned To

I have a Task List and the EnableAssignedToEmail property was originally False. I used powershell to set this to True. I checked List Settings -> Advanced Settings previous to scripting the change ...
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Exclude Labels from Google Chart Web Part

I'm using the SPJS Charts for SharePoint (v4.0) web part which using the Google Chart API to render charts on a site. It works fine but I want to modify the data that is showing on my chart. My chart ...
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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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Keeping VM images consistent across development team

In trying to keep VM images consistent across our development team we need to ensure that SharePoint groups/users/permissions/audiences etc stay in sync as part of our CI process. Can anyone suggest ...
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Sudden loss of access to `/_vti_bin/ListData.svc`

Between yesterday and today, all my requests to the "ListData.svc" API thingy have gone broken. Every request results as an Error 500, and asks me to check the server logs (to which I do not have ...
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Provisioning did not succeed: Publishing Template

I have a rather strange scenario. I upgraded from SharePoint 2007 to SharePoint 2010 and assumed my permissions will pull through correct, note that I am on AD, which didn't quite work the way I ...
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SharePoint 2010 Open with Explorer issue

I have a customer that is having troubles with their SharePoint "Open with Explorer" feature within document libraries. The error we're seeing is "Your client does not support opening this list with ...
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Login prompt for SharePoint Home page for one of the language

I have a front end server where I am getting login prompt when I access the home page. The weird thing in my SharePoint 2010 site is that it is configured with two languages like English and German, ...
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Remove line spacing from 'Full details' in workflow email

I have a workflow in SP 2010 that I use to send an email whenever an item is added. I've included the 'Full details' in the body of the email, however when the email arrives it has massive spacing in ...
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SharePoint Foundation [Unable to process the request in Excel Web App]

I am encountering below error msg whenever I try to open excel file (.xls, .xlsx) in SharePoint Foundation 2010 portal. Other Office files such as word, ppt opens correctly without any error but ...
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Excel document opening in web view even though default is to open in program

I have a document library with one Excel spreadsheet in it. The document library's settings are such that the spreadsheet should be opening in each client's Excel program, not in Excel Web View. I ...
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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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“No connectivity with the server” for files in only one content DB?

SharePoint 2010 / SQL Server 2008 R2 One of my users reported a problem opening files yesterday. Upon opening a file she would receive this string of error messages: Clicking "Retry Open" leads to: ...
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SharePoint 2010 Drop off library with approval before moving document?

I have a drop off library with some rules and when they are fulfilled the documents are moved to other libraries depending on what metadata was specified. I have a requirement where one group of ...
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How to change the page layout or webpartzones on default page of a custom site definition?

Currently I've got a custom site definition (SharePoint 2010) that includes several features and also puts some webparts in the webpartzones on the default.aspx when a site based on this definition is ...
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Bootstrap in HTML Web Part

I got HTML/CSS from our Designer to implement on a Sharepoint 2010 page. This page is using bootstrap. I implemented it with HTML Web Part and also tried to split the web page layout and work ...
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Gridview used to display list data does not show 'Author' and 'Editor' field

I used grid view to display SharePoint 2010 list data. To have data filtered (used Sp-query for that), I used 'Author' field in C# which is similar to 'Created By' in SharePoint list. It's working ...
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Document Preview in sharepoint 2010

I have a custom webpart which shows all the documents belonging to the logged in User. I would like to show the preview of the document when user hover over on item in a webpart. How can i achieve ...
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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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List Item won't save if title is entered

I have created a new list and am working on editing the newform.aspx page to customize the form. In the new list, I have renamed the title column to 'Details' because I will be using it as a link to ...
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how to crawl pdf documents in sharepoint 2010 search

How to crawl pdf documents in sharepoint 2010 search,i added a content source but when i search for pdf documents i can not found pdf documents except all documentes,before cumulative updates it was ...
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2010 List Grouping not staying expanded after edit

I have a list that I am grouping. In the previous version, when an edit was made, the group I was working in would stay expanded so I could just move onto the next item. In the 2010 version, it ...
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Performance issues in SharePoint site

We have a web app that was migrated from SharePoint 2007 to 2010 and then to 2013 using Database attach and restore method. What we have seen is that the performance is not quite what we expected on ...
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How do I find which column is being declared incorrectly?

I am a junior dev working on a Sharepoint 2007 to 2010 migration and am hitting the following error when I attempt to import the template: The formula refers to a column that does not exist. Check ...
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SharePoint 2010 log4net EventReceiver not work

I'm developing one SharePoint Farm Solution with SharePoint 2010 Foundation. I've used log4net for logging. I configured my log4net inside assembly info using: [assembly: ...
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SP2010 custom ranking model filetypes

I have a custom ranking model which works great. But is it possible to give some page layouts higher ranking than others? I started trying this with file types as a lot of the examples are using ...
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SharePoint Web Analytics vs IIS Logs

I am analyzing the SharePoint 2010 traffic for my site , I got confuses when I analyzed the IIS logs and SharePoint Web Analytics results, because the result is quite different, Like: Top Pages of ...
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Vanity URLs or masking mysiteName/sitepages/ to just the URL

All my pages are having the urls www.domain.com/mysiteName/sitepages/Home.aspx www.domain.com/mysiteName/sitepages/1.aspx www.domain.com/mysiteName/sitepages/2.aspx ...
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Custom allitems.aspx page?

What I'm trying to accomplish is when a user submits a "newform.aspx" it will direct to a page saying "Thanks for submitting" instead of showing the list and all items on it. I would assume there's an ...
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AddBehavior & navigateFrame (Open With Explorer) SP2010

I have been facing an issue with "Open With Explorer" and well, restarting WebClient service helps sometimes, restarting my PC also helps sometimes, but that is totally not handy. I have taken a very ...
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How do I display a Custom List form on a page and have the Master Page still displayed? SharePoint 2010

I created a custom list and will use the a custom new item form as the default view on a new site page. The problem I run into is that the master page (branding info, banner, etc) does not show up. ...
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SharePoint 2010 Library Tree View

What is the best way to create a SharePoint tree view web part for a document library?
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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. One ...
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SP2010 VS2010 Sequential Workflow not able to create a Task in Tasks List With Custom content type

I have created sequential workflow for three level approval workflow with while condition. i am starting workflow manually using SOM since i need to update one of the field later inserting data into ...
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How to delete a non-responsive query component from search topology using PowerShell?

How to delete a stuck and not responding query component from a search topology in SharePoint 2010? This query component worked fine before but it is not responding because the web front end server ...
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Check for empty date in SPD Workflow

Question How can I check for an empty date condition in a SharePoint Designer Workflow? Background I have a list called "Project" with multiple date fields. I have a calendar called "Project ...
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Union Multiple Lists with Client JavaScript Object Model

I have several SP 2010 lists with the exact same columns. I would like to perform a union on the lists and display a filtered subset from this union. I tried doing it using a joined datasource in SP ...
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syncing a personal calendar with sharepoint calendars in 2013

Guys i know you cant sync your personal calendar with your team sharepoint calendars in 2010 but i was wondering whether this is now possible in 2013 using exchange 2013. Currently we just send an ...
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Autofill people picker with user

I am creating a list in SP2010 and need the user's name to auto-populate in the "Assigned To" people-picker field whenever a s/he submits a new item. THanks!
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Filter a drop-down list based on the value of a calculated value

I have a Microsoft InfoPath 2010 form linked to a list at a SharePoint Site. I would like to filter a drop-down list based on the value of a calculated value. There is a drop-down control which ...
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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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Where are Sandboxed solutions being used?

Within many of our SharePoint 2010 Site Collections, we have the Solution Gallery. Within these Solution Galleries, there exists Sandboxed solutions that are active and used with each Site ...
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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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SP2010: How to hide/alter default text in a view that has zero item

How can I alter or hide the text that is displayed in a list view that has zero item - There are no items to show in this view of the list. To add a new item, click "New". Note: I'm looking for a ...
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Excel document opening in browser (unsupported features)

I am using Sharepoint 2010 and when users click on an .xlsx document in a document library it says the following: "The workbook cannot be opened because it contains the following features that ...
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How to create forms and reports using Access database and view the form in sharepoint 2010?

I need to create forms and reports using access database in sharepoint 2010. Require the steps to proceed.I have created the access db first. then i created,desgined the form using access 2010.Now i ...
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Send to or copy multiple documents

Is it possible to use the feature "copy" or "send to" for multiple documents? We can't work with "open in explorer", because we need the filter option in our library. Is there a code or tool for this ...
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SP2010 Calendar Event removal via Outlook Email Cancellation

I've enabled incoming email for my SP calendar and have that working just fine. If I create a meeting through outlook, it populates my SP calendar and my Outlook calendar. If I then cancel the ...