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Sequential Workflow Delay Activity won't resume

I'm trying build a pause into a Visual Studio Sequential Workflow. I can add steps, then add a delay and it works fine. But any step I insert into the workflow (either before or after the delay) ...
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Content and structure missing scroll bar and drop downs not enabled

There is another post for this question but it has remained unanswered. The scroll bars and left pane drop down functionality has become disabled in my installation of Sharepoint 2010 in Site ...
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Customize Sharepoint 2010 Ribbon in Dialog ONLY

In the screenshoot below I pasted the Dialog of the NEW ITEM on top of our website. The ribbon bar selected in red, we want to change it, but it should be different to the ribbon bar in the normal ...
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Issue with deploying webpart in sharepoint 2010

We've created 2 webparts under a single visual studio solution as a farm environment. But after creating the WSP and trying to deploy it to our UAT, we are getting the following error This ...
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Track if bulk Async calls are finished

Environment SP 2010 I am creating Visual Webpart. And on btnAdd button click adding a row with 5 controls in it using js. On button Save click I am saving those 5 fields to a SharePoint list. I can ...
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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 www.domain.com/mysiteName/...
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Sharepoint wysiwyg editor not working in IE

When opening our sharepoint (2010) site and trying to edit an element in Internet Explorer, it just shows the editor toolbar blank. The field itself contains text - as you can see from the second ...
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How can we create and calculate a ([Due Date]- [Today])/7 column in SP 2010?

How can we calculate ([Due Date]- [Today])/7 column that updates daily as value of Today changes and lets us calculate weeks left for due date ? Could create ([Due Date]- Today() )/7 and it worked ...
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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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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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Display SP 2010 Rich Text Field with Javascript

I'm trying to display a rich text field but all I get is something like this: Here is the code I'm using: var clientContext = null; var web = null; ExecuteOrDelayUntilScriptLoaded(Initialize, "sp....
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Backup and Restore Social DB (User Profile Service) Sharepoint 2010

Does anyone know the step by step to migrate User Profile Service (Social DB) from one farm to another different (the server name is different)? I need to restore all site collection comments
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2010 Powershell Taxonomy Term Store issues

My file being uploaded is initiated below, I call $spFile.Item which is a SPListItem to call setFieldValue($spFile.Item,$term) [Microsoft.SharePoint.SPFile]$spFile = $folder.Files.Add($folder.URL +...
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Cannot be blank as rule in sharepoint designer and infopath

Is there a way inside workflow rules to make this rule: "if field A is not empty, then field B cannot be blank"?
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Making page under the task

I want to ask is it possible to realise the project. There is a page that every year we need to update and save a copy of the previous year. It is planned to make the left panel with links to archive ...
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Query server is not responding after change the IP of Query server in search topology

query component is not responding and found the below error in Event viewer of wfe1 server after the change of IP for one of Query server. The following conditions are currently affecting index ...
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Error when getting items from document library using JavaScript

SharePoint 2010 I am trying to find a method that gets all the items(id, URL ..) from an existing document library. I found a guide from https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/office/hh185007(v=...
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How to add hyperlink from other list with lookup

I gave up. The task looked simple: I have a list with clients with 2 columns: clientname, clientid, URL. I made another list where managers could collect clients from this list that they frequently ...
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Let us know why you need access to this site after upgrade

I upgraded site collection from SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint 2013 but problem is users are unable to access it. They get following error message: Let us know why you need access to this site I ...
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Filtered Lookup field showing text instead of link to item after upgrade

I upgraded from SP 2010 to SP 2013 and now all Filtered Lookup columns in all lists are showing as text instead of link to item. Notice I am talking about Filtered Lookup field and not Lookup field ...
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How do I create a calculated conditional column using today's date, and automatically update each field daily?

I have created the following list (Timeframe) in SharePoint; Timeframe Start Date End Date Another column, [Is Current Timeframe], needs to be created that specifying whether or not the ...
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How to update a SharePoint 2010 list via an InfoPath 2010 client form using code?

I tried to follow in Sharepoint Server 2010 and Infopath 2010 the article: How to update a SharePoint list via an InfoPath browser form using the SharePoint Object Model which is for Sharepoint/...
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How to autostart a workflow before publish of major version (Sharepoint Designer)

I have a problem with a workflow automatic initialization (and I have banged my head against the wall for last 8hours with this and came up with no solution). What I want to achieve is a SPD ...
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401 Unauthorized before authentication

Environment: SP2010 Enterprise, one server with separate SQL This just cropped up on a server that has been working flawlessly for months. I created an account for a new external user, but when they ...
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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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Fast Search - Managed Metadata field stores whole hierarchy of terms

On a list I have a field that links to the term store (managed metadata service application). Users can select multiple terms that are organized in a hierarchy. TermSet Parent 1 Child 1 1 ...
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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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Problem copying lookup column data from one list to another via PowerShell

I have the below script that works for moving list data between two lists on sites next to each other that have the same schema. Everything works perfectly bar a column of type LOOKUP named "Name of ...
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Place check boxes into multiple columns

So for a custom list, I have a choice field with 50 options for the user to select which States. However this causes the edit form of the item to look a little wonky as all 50 checkboxes for the ...
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security trimmed nested top navigation sharepoint 2010

Is it possible to achieve security trimmed nested top navigation SharePoint 2010?
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How to check if a library column is a site column?

I have inherited ownership of a Sharepoint site by someone who left the company several months ago. I've been asked to reorganize the site (it's still a mess from when they migrated from 2007; the ...
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Can I achieve conditional formatting on a gantt chart?

I have created a Gantt view on a list, showing the Gantt chart and several columns. One of my list columns is a R/Y/G status column. I would like the cell that displays the R/Y/G status to show the ...
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Plugin problem in sharepoint server 2010 [closed]

Getting problem when using this websio plugin in sharepoint 2010 it scan half document but when i have scan without this plugin its working proper. any suggetions
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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 do I set the value of "Fixed Query" of People ...
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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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Retrieve SP-List data cross domain via SPServices?

I am trying to retrieve data from a SharePoint List hosted in a different server/domain. We are still running SP 2010 but about to migrate to 2013. I am not sure if jQuery.SPServices and CORS are the ...
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Error adding server to SharePoint farm

When I try to add another server to my existing SharePoint 2010 farm through the configuration wizard, the wizard gets to task 3 of 9 then comes back with the message: Configuration Failed. ...
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The list cannot be displayed in DataSheet view

I have two SharePoint Enterprise 2010 sites in two different farms. Both sites I am accessing with my local browser IE 10 (32-bit). List1 in Site1 can be opened in DataSheet view but List2 in Site2 ...
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Hide/Reveal field on newform based on drop down

I have a list with a column named 'PROFESSIONALISM - Possessing a commanding presence' with 5 drop-down choices. I need the second column, 'P1 Explanation' (a multi-line of text field) to be hidden ...
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Make all the items in folder inherit folder permissions( sharePoint 2010)

We have multiple folders in each library and each folder contains huge no of docs. All the docs inside folder used to have inheritance from parent folder. Some have all the items inside folder lost ...
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SP 2010: Make managed metadata field mandatory on condition

I've a list where there is a choice field A and a metadata field B. I want the metadata field B to be a required field if an option xyz is selected on the choice field A. How can this be achieved?
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Prevent folder deletion in document library - Explorer view snafu

We want to prevent users from deleting top level folders in a document library. We created an event receiver on ItemDeleting that checks if the item type is a folder and if the path is the top level, ...
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How to get current user with javascript?

I have a list . I want select items of list with a special quary.(get items that created with current user). Then get count of items. I use this code for get current user : function Initialize() { ...
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ListData.svc gives a 500 error when querying some lists

I'm trying to use ListData.svc to retrieve details from a SharePoint list, but I get the following error: Error Message: Cannot connect to the specified feed. Verify the connection and try ...
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Disabled SharePoint 2010 ribbon when editing publishing page with google chrome browser

The SharePoint ribbon being disabled when I clik at the edit button with a google chrome browser, this problem is only when my publishing page contain a rich text editor. Anyone have an idea to ...
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Content database recovery model rather than Full recovery importance in sharepoint

SharePoint Content Database are configured to run with a different recovery model than Full Recovery,is it important to configure content database recovery model to full recovery. We have 3 TB size of ...
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SharePoint 2010 issue - can I create a bullet list that isn't double spaced?

I have some pages being created in SharePoint 2010 (we are migrating to 2016 next year, so skipping 2013 completely). I can copy and paste bullet lists into the page, or create my own, but they all ...
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Cannot set a specific value to a choice field

My problem is very strange. In a SharePoint server 2013 site collection with user experience 2010. The choice field is set to "allow fill-in choices". The problem is that we can't "specify your own ...
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Test text in the corner of SharePoint 2010

Does anyone know how to get rid of the Test text in the top left corner of SharePoint? Within the source code, it appears like this: <div>test</div>
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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 ...