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PowerShell Get all users in a SP Group from a subsite

Is it possible to get all users in a subsite. I found a script online but I keep getting the URL/ID cannot be found. The same command essentially works for the site collection but it doesn't work on ...
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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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Document Migration: Is it possible to update Major Version document metadata fields, Author, Editor, Created and Modified

I have a library where version is enabled, both for Major and Minor versions. And I am importing documents to this library that has a lot of metadata I need to set including the internal fields ...
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Sharepoint Client Object model, list.get_defaultViewUrl() not returning correct URL when there are spaces in list name

My purpose of using get_defaultViewUrl() was to actually get URL of library. It works fine as long as there are no spaces in library name, it fails when there are spaces in library names. Ex: If ...
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Remove attachment from SPEmailMessage

I've written an Event Receiver (SPEmailEventReceiver) which is used to populate metadata based on the email message contents. The Event Receiver saves the Attachments in the same Document Library as ...
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Programmatically provision a new Managed Metadata Service Application

What is the class available in SharePoint API to programmatically provision a new Managed Metadata service Application or How to provision a new Managed Metadata service application Programmatically ...
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How do i automatically get date and time when status of a task is changed?

How do i capture date and time when status of task is changed? I have 3 different columns Date Assigned, Date In Progress, Date Completed. When a task is assigned to a user, is there a way Date ...
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SharePoint 2010: How to filter search results on a content type and a boolean column = true

I am using SharePoint2010. I have a search result webpart with a filter on a content type. I would like to append this filter with a boolean column = true. See below the current filter: ...
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Automatically logged in as “System Account” after changing service accounts

Note: The steps listed below should resolve this issue in most cases. My situation involved my browser cache... Whenever I access my SharePoint 2010 foundation page I am automatically logged in as ...
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Issue with CopyIntoItems (SPServices) - only copy certain fields?

I am using SPServices's implementation of CopyIntoItems the following way: $().SPServices({ operation: "GetItem", Url: itemurl, async: false, ...
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Something deleted user data from MySite

One of our users received this warning: The My Site of [USER] is scheduled for deletion in 14 days. As their manager you are now the temporary owner of their site. This temporary ownership gives ...
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Ad-rotator Asp.Net Control on my 2010 master page does not work on child pages

I have a Sharepoint 2010 site I'm setting up where I want to have an AdRotator on every page, so I added the control to my master page in Sharepoint designer. However when I look at my site, all the ...
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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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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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DB Planning: SQL Alias or CNAME Record?

When planning connectivity with the Database Tier, it's wise not to hard-code any specific database info into the SP client connection. I've gotten many recommendations to use SQL Alias on the client ...
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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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How to parse a SharePoint URL to get CSOM objects?

Let's say the only input I have from the user is the full URL to a folder in a Document Library called "Public Documents": http://intranet.contoso.com/SubSite/PublicDocuments/Folder/SubFolder/ Using ...
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SharePoint Designer 2010 - Error Creating Control - WebPartAdderUpdatePanel

When I open any page in SharePoint Designer I receive an error that says: Error Creating Control - WebPartAdderUpdatePanel Unknown server tag 'WebPartPages:WebPartAdder'. I still seem to be able to ...
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Configure trust for search between a SharePoint 2013 farm and a SharePoint 2010 farm

I was wondering if it was possible to allow a SharePoint 2013 search app to show results from the index of a SharePoint 2010 farm. I have seen instructions for doing this between two 2013 farms but I ...
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Removing the double arrow for web part connections

I have two Web parts that I connected to each other to pass some filter variables. It achieved the goal I was hoping for, but when the connection was added a double arrow was placed by SharePoint in ...
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Filter a page's web-parts via URL

I made a page with multiple web-parts each a different list but contain a similar column. I would like to filter the web-parts via url. Something like: ...
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How to Join 2 Lists, One with Permissions

Currently I have two lists I'll call Parent and Child. The Parent auto-populates Child when new item is added (4 columns). The Child contains identical columns as the Parent plus 6 additional ...
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Creating a development Environment SharePoint 2010

I want to install SharePoint on my laptop for development purposes. I'll probably have Windows7/8 in the laptop when purchased. The idea is to have a dual boot system, one for the original Windows7/8 ...
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Workflows - No users seem to have permissions

I'm a site admin, farm admin, every admin type that should give me permissions to have full reign over the site I'm working on. However, it seems that I'm unable to edit workflows in anything but ...
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Copy sharepoint list items across different farms

I am trying to copy items to a list but it sits on a different farm in the same domain. Please point me in the right direction. Some of the code is as below: string _destination = null; ...
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Get previous version of document in library if Version History was not enabled (SharePoint 2010)

One of users made XLSX document empty in document library (checked in). Version History was not enabled before. Are there any methods to undo these changes/restore previous version?
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Modified Date and User updating for ALL files?

I have a SharePoint sub site that when a file is uploaded to a folder all of the modified dates and users are updated to match that of the file being uploaded. I would have no idea where to even ...
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Content Deployment performance issues

I'm struggling with Content Deployment tool on SP 2010 in these days, because it is the only way, how to repair our permission issue, however, it brings a lot of another small headaches with it even ...
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How do you add a hover-over box to survey questions?

I have created a survey to help capture results from a departmental initiative. I would like to add hover-over boxes to some of the questions to provide a more detailed explanation of the question ...
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New Field on InfoPath 2010 form not being picked up by workflow

I looked, but don't think this has been answered. I have an existing InfoPath form to which I am adding one TextBox control. I've named the field [ChargeCode] and created a column in my List (and ...
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Adding an a attachment to a new list item programmatically (not typical issues)

I am having a bit of a weird issue. I have created a Visual Webpart for SP2010 using C# and VS2010. I finally got all the bugs worked out and it is working properly. If someone wants to attach ...
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Parsing SharePoint's hyperlink format with JS

SharePoint 2010, at least, has an odd format for storing its lists' hyperlink fields on the backend, namely it uses [URL], [Description] "Well then what does it do about commas in the URL" you ...
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How to set the value for a custom field in a list?

I am editing the script and HTML for a Content Editor web part. My code opens up a Modal Dialog when a user clicks a link on my page. In the dialog, the custom fields I've defined for the list appear. ...
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How to Right align a web part?

I have a page that I need to right align a web part at the top of the page. Not the text itself I just need the web part to be on the right side instead of the left side. I cannot change the layout ...
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List containing Managed Metadata when exported to Excel using Ribbon, has weird hash tags - how to clean?

I have a calendar All Events list which contains few fields, some from Managed Metadata and People presence lookup fields. When I try to use the Ribbon feature to export the list into an Excel, each ...
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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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Hide “new” icon [duplicate]

When adding a document in SharePoint, how do I turn off the "new" display it shows off to the right of the loaded document? .
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SharePoint 2010 Timer Job - Execute method not executing

In a newly created farm I have deployed a timer job which is working fine on another farm. When I debug this timer job it calls the base constructor, however the execute method is never called and ...
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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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Custom KeywordQuery ignores scope until I visit viewscopes.aspx

I have a setup with two farms. Farm A is the front-end farm where web applications are hosted and farm B is the service farm where the search service + others are hosted. I have set up a custom ...
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Backup and Restore User

I have SharePoint 2010 and would like to know if it is possible to change the user in charge of performing Backup and Restore routines. I recently changed most users to non local administrator and ...
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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 are ...
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Full crawl on 1 site collection stuck after 137 success items and 2 errors

I am using SharePoint 2010 and FAST search. I have created a new content source with 1 site collection. This site collection is new and I created only 2 items inside a list. I started a full crawl for ...
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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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ContentByQueryWebPart: Multiple lists in Powershell

I have different lists in different Websites that I would like to show in one webpart. I tried it using the ContentByQueryWebPart. By using the GUI, I only can choose one list which isn't enough. In ...
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Appoach 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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List Form Validation Logic Not Working as Expected

I'm trying to include Validation Settings for my List Form where I've got a column called Food Service and another column called Food Service Type, where Food Service is a "Yes/No" type column and ...
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Force checkout not working with Edit (link to edit item) column in SP2010

Could someone be so kind as to check the following in their 2010 environments. Create a doc library Turn on force check-out Turn on versioning. Add the "Edit (link to edit item)" column to the ...
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Migrating SP2010 List Items to Office 365 creates empty items in O365 [CSOM]

I am trying to migrate SharePoint 2010 list items to an O365 list. But when the code is executed, it creates empty list items in O365 list even though "newItem" has the correct key value pair. Here ...
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Term Store Management Data/ Managed Metadata Service items using c# code/using Client Object Model

I have a TermSet called "Products" inside Term Store Management/Managed Metadata. I am designing a front end form which allow user's to submit data to this list. To load the Product dropdown I need to ...