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Stop SPD 2010 Workflow from Firing Multiple Times

I'm running SPD 2013 with a 2010 workflow. I have a small email notification workflow that is triggered when the list workflow finishes. The email workflow sends anywhere from 2-5 or more ...
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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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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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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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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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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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Conditional formatting lookup column

I am attempting to do conditional formatting in a list view in SharePoint Designer. In this list I have a list that contains a lookup column, and other columns derived from the list of that lookup ...
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Email Sending via SPD Workflow

I created one workflow to send email via SPD. The workflow sends the email to the person whose Work e-mail appear in userdisp.aspx page only. This page is accessible via Site Actions > Site ...
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How to remove group fieldname from Listview WebPart

When using a ListView WebPart on a custom list and enable grouping for a view, the name of the group is always displayed as the first entry I tried to find a way to get rid of the “Category:” label ...
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Requirements for a Timer Job deployment

I created a timer job to kick off a workflow on all items in a List. I followed this template and converted the code to VB. What do I need to deploy this to my SharePoint site using the command: ...
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Can I move a subsite from one company's SharePoint site to another Company's Site?

I built a subsite on my company's SharePoint site. Our partner company has asked us to move the subsite to their SharePoint site. The two companies are unrelated and do not share resources (server, ...
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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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SPSecurity.RunwithElevatedPrevilages - Access Denied

I am embarassed asking this question since I have done this a gazzillion times but this SPSecurity.RunWithElevatedPrevilages has stumped me. Please look at the below code, I think there is nothing ...
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User Profile Sync will not sync any users

I click on Start Profile Synchronization (Full or Incremental) and nothing happens. It never shows it going through the different sync stages. Running with farm account that has full rights ...
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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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Deploying Branding as a Feature across multiple site collections

I'm Junior dev trying to get my head around SharePoint so I was hoping someone might be able to help me out with some issues I'm having. I'm in the process of complying a new branding solution for ...
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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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What is Sharepoint REST service? [on hold]

Please give clear understanding for following URL _vti_bin/Lists.asmx _vti_bin/listdata.svc _api/web/lists
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enable ajax on listview web part added in feature upgrade

is there an option how to enable ajax functionality in listview web part type added by code? Iam facing problem where we added 2 list view web parts on the page and they behave really strange. I read ...
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Problems adding WCF Data Services to SharePoint 2010

I would like to add a custom OData endpoint to SharePoint 2010. Because of its dependency on .NET 4.0, the Web API OData provider is currently not an option for SharePoint 2010 (based on .NET 3.5). ...
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Count number of Yes/No entries in a column promoted from InfoPath

Using SP 2010, I'm trying to find a way that I can count the number of Yes/No entries in a column of a Form Library. The goal is to display the counts in a Chart Web Part. The column contains values ...
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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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Providing Read access to the Welcome Page

I am in the process of retiring a site collection (SharePoint 2010). I have a splash page (splash.aspx) located in a document library on the root web and have set the Welcome Page to this splash page. ...
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Person and group column not updated in SharePoint 2010

I am testing SharePoint 2010. I am trying to create a local user (workgroup user or not AD user) in Windows Server 2008 R2 and create a new list. The list would contain a person and group as column, ...
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how to detect if an url have a query string with xslt

currently I have a CQWP and need know if the current url have query string through xsl. can anyone help me with this problem?
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SP2010: how to link to document on my Title column on document library?

I am using sp2010. I have a document library with some columns. I see the column name with a link to the document. But I would like to implement this on the title column. Is it possible to implement a ...
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Any way to fix taxonomy fields after switching to different service app. with terms with same labels, but different IDs?

SP2010 Is there way to fix taxonomy fields after switching to different service app. with terms with same tree and labels, but different IDs? Terms have translation in 2 languages. Someone migrated ...
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Create link that will create a content type based on document set - SP2010

I've extended the basic document set content type to include a couple of extra columns. Let's call it "CaseFile". I want to be able to create a link that allows the user to kick off the creation of ...
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SharePoint rest interface is slow for a particular list

I have about 10 list in my SharePoint site. I am using REST to query some data. However, I have got an irritating issue. I have lists called, Applications(3000 Items), Candidates(30000 Items), ...
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Unable to open Excel documents on SP 2010 website

As of today one specific user is having issues opening Excel documents from a Sharepoint 2010 site. Whenever he tries to open one he gets the following error message. The screenshot is in Dutch but ...
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Design form in infopath greyed out in SPD and info path related button missing in webpage ribbon

I have a new sharepoint site with custom solution and custom master page, for some reason the banner and footer from master page are applied to all the forms as well. Naturally I want to get rid of ...
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Can anyone color code a column with an if statement?

Here is what I am trying to do. I have a SharePoint 2010 list that I want to color code dates based on that it expires 364 days after the date entered. Example: If the date is older then 334 ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Accidently deleted Tasks field Description. Can't get it back

I have been trying to find a way to restore the Tasks list Description column in the task list. The reason I need this column is so that it will sync with Outlook Tasks. The column can't just be named ...
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Sources for learning how to use the SharePoint 2010 API?

Does anyone know of a resource/book/website/video series that's something like a "Non-developers guide to working with the SharePoint API"? I've looked a lot online for something like this but really ...
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How can I filter a List View in a Web Part page using AJAX so the entire page doesn't reload/refresh?

I have a Web Part page with a list view. I know how to use filter webparts that connect to the list view to filter the list. But those all reload/refresh the entire page. I was wondering if there is ...
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Javascript get list items

What I am trying to achieve is using javascript to check if a user has created an item for the post. So it would check if post ID = current post and created by = current user. If it finds an item ...
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Use Event Receiver to Start SPD Workflow when Item is Updated

I've searched all day for guidance about how to create an event receiver that will start a SharePoint Designer workflow when a library item is updated, but haven't been able to find much. I'm very new ...
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How do you change the approval status back to Pending if an already approved document has been edited?

I have an approval workflow in a document library. It's manually started by the user because they may not want to start it everytime they edit a document. The workflow is as follows: If for UK ...
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Conditions Ignored and Runs Step When it Shouldn’t - 2010 Designer Workflow

I have a 2010 SPD workflow that updates items on a list. About half way through the workflow, it starts one of the steps that does not meet the conditions to do so. No matter what I do, it ignores ...
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Rich HTML - No Limitations

I have followed instructions (basically exactly the code in the link) on how to create a unrestricted HTML field: http://blog.mastykarz.nl/publishing-rich-html-no-limitations-sharepoint-2010/ I am ...
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Cascading drop down saves the wrong data on new ticket

I am currently trying to create a Helpdesk in SharePoint 2010. As part of this I have a couple of cascading drop downs created using SPServices. One of these is for Building -> Room. These seem to ...
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javascript event when a row is updated/changed in a Datasheet view?

Is there any way to catch update/changes in the Datasheet view of a list in JavaScript in SharePoint 2010? I see their are event receivers but nothing in Javascript.
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SPEmailEventReceiver create item with relation to email

Im trying to implement custom SPEmailEventReceiver. I created class simular to this: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/24370749/getting-the-email-message-eml-as-an-attachment-to-sharepoint-listitem ...
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Please correct my javascript code

Please i need help with my script,I want my page to generate thumbnails directly being read from a share point list, below is the already existing code : <script type="text/javascript"> ...
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Restricting Enterprise Keyword Suggestions to a Term Set

Does anyone know of a way to lock down a list's built in Enterprise Keyword field to a specific Term Set? I've found on similar solution, but that solution only created a new Site Column that allowed ...
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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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Anonymous Users cannot open XLSX/PPTX files from a SharePoint 2010 document library

Scenario :- Environment :- SharePoint 2010 we have a Site Collection and sub-site which has complete Anonymous Access and all the Document Libraries under the sub-site are given View Items ...
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Sharepoint 2010 - feature not appearing in UI

Does anyone here know what could cause a new feature to not show up in the SharePoint UI? The solution it is part of has been correctly deployed to the GAC and shows up in the central administration ...
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Sp2010 Upgrade to Sp2013 Stuck at 4.62%

I am trying to upgrade sp2010 Content Db to Sp2013. For that I took a backup of sp2010 content db of size ( 15GB) then I executed Mount-SPContentDatabase command. Upgrade is now stuck in 4.62% where ...
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How to get SP 2013 site taxonomy data in SP 2010 site [JSOM/REST]

I am working on a javascript function for SP 2010 site where i need to fetch some data (Taxonomy) from a 2013 SharePoint site. Is there any way that i can get the SP 2013 site taxonomy data in SP 2010 ...