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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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SPD Workflow Approval Task- Unexpected Error When Viewing Task

I have a SPD 2010 workflow that is starting an approval process and assigning a task to a user. I'm running into an odd issue. When a user with contribute permissions on the Task list tries to view ...
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Force IE9 Standards mode on one page without modifying masterpage

Is there a way that I can force the sharepoint page to use the following metatag: <meta http-equiv="X-UA-Compatible" content="IE=9" /> Without being too invasive and proposing a future ...
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Can I pull month and year from a date in a text string?

I had two calculated columns "Month" and "Year" that displayed forms grouped by these columns. They were calculated from the last modified column. Using =TEXT(Modified,"yyyy") and ...
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What is feature ID for Feature “Open Document in default application” SP 2010

What is feature ID of Feature "Open Document in default application" in SharePoint 2010 environment?
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how i get to know which master page my site is using SP 2010

In sharePoint 2010 site, if i go to _/catalogs/masterpages, i can see many master pages. But how i know which master page my site is using? The name of master page?
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Error while creating and Saving Page under TeamSite

Under SP 2010 TeamSite, When i create Page by going Site Settings -> Create Page, the page created but after writing something on the page when i click on save button, I get following as shown in ...
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Cannot automatically start workflow for users outside of the active directory

I have a web part that is a form that links to a list that anyone who comes to the public site (i.e. people who are not in the active directory) can fill out. I have a workflow (created in SharePoint ...
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Getting feature ID by its name in sharePoint 2010 Powershell

I want to get Feature ID by using its name in sharepoint 2010. I have activated the feature on my root site collection using web interface. What is the management shell command for doing this in ...
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What is “proc_StartUndirtyList” and who calls it?

Good day. We have a multi-server sharepoint 2010 farm (2 front-end, 1 application, 1 SQL). In this farm we deployed a web application with a content database size about 1.7 terabyte. We use RBS for ...
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Can I apply check out rules to a single document in a document library and not the whole library?

Is it possible to apply check in/out rules to a single document in a document library without applying the same rules across the document library via the Library "Version Settings" section?
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Excel signature lost when opened from sharepoint 2010 [on hold]

I hope you can help me to understand this issue. I have a digitally signed Excel document. It is marked as final, it contains one signature. I uploaded that document to sharepoint 2010 document ...
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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 ...
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Event Receiver AfterProperties not setting when item adding in code

I have an event receiver that sets a value of a field using properties.AfterProperties within ItemAdding. This works fine when adding a folder (with a custom content type) within the browser (the ...
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Dynamic filtering an XsltListViewWebPart

I want an XsltListViewWebPart filtered based on some custom metadata derived from the current user. Following Claudio Brotto’s article ...
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Linking from one wiki page to a page in a different library, same site

How can I link pages together from different libraries? I have a wiki site with multiple libraries on Sharepoint 2010.
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Error with special characters in site column names referenced by a calculated column

I have a site column Construction - Complete Date which is used by my calculated column Construction - Is Complete?. Whenever a date is entered for the Construction - Complete Date then Construction ...
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Add document library and discussion board as webpart to page using SCOM?

I have 100 document libraries and 100 discussion boards in my site. Each library is associated with one board. Now, I want to create 100 pages, on each page, add one library with the associated board ...
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How many different ways are there to name fields in SharePoint?

In working with SharePoint and spServices, I've run into many different ways of naming fields that depends on what you're trying to do. What are these naming schemes called? Let's say in SharePoint ...
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Display each occurrence of a recurring event in search results

When you search for a recurring event in search, you only get back one event item whose property for start and end time corresponds to the start time of the first occurrence and the end time of the ...
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New document button adds calendar entry

I have a strange issue with the new document button on the ribbon in SP2010. I start off with a default teamsite template. On the homepage I add a Calendar web part (all with default settings linking ...
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Moving Site Collections between Content DBs

I have a very huge Content DB with over 500+ site collections. I want to split it into many databases that I can done using Powershell. I have two questions: Whats will happens to users working ...
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jquery datatable repeating same results

` var _web = null; var _clientContext = null; var ShoutoutDataSub = []; var Name = null; var fromDate = null; $(function () { $("#ShootOutfrmDate").datepicker(); ...
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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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SharePoint2010 is using older version of Workflow instead of new one

I have a Workflow in created in SharePoint designer 2010 that starts when an item in the list is changed. The problem is that SharePoint keeps using the older version of the Workflow after I save and ...
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How to change the default form window when I click on “add document” link?

I have created a separate form and I don't want the default form to be displayed when I click on "Add Document" link. How can I do that?
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How can I change the background colour of a web part page without Sharepoint Designer?

Does anybody know how can I change the background colour of a web part page without Sharepoint Designer? I am restricted with what I can do so can't use Designer or change the Master Template. I just ...
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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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Add ReportViewer WebPart at runtime

I am working with feature receivers in SP2010. I can successfully create web part pages and drop web part on the pages on feature activation.I was trying to add ReportViewerWeb Part (Integrated Mode) ...
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How does 'Sequence' attribute work in 'CustomAction' tag?

I am trying to understand how the custom links are ordered in Site Settings page when added via CustomAction. For this I used the below code. <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <Elements ...
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How to add different form for updating list or library?

I want a custom made form to be displayed when user clicks on add item. I don't want the default form to get displayed but instead I want custom made form to be displayed and used for updating lists ...
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How to get users of current sitecollection from User Information List in sharepoint 2010

I have "User Information List" and i want to get user of current site collection only but it is fetching all users of Farm. Below is the code. SPSite currentSite = SPContext.Current.Site; SPWeb ...
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SharePoint Search fails first few times on single site collection, but succeeds afterwards

I have a SharePoint 2010 farm (consisting of web, app and database servers) with multiple site collections. On only one of these site collections, there's a strange problem where any search performed ...
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Navigation settings not applied after save

My site is a publishing site, therefor I get the navigation setting on site settings. Update: I made an empty site, and then I activated the features for a publishing site. When I use the publishing ...
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How can I build a progress bar window or something like that in sharepoint?

I want a progress bar to be displayed when I upload multiple documents. The progress bar should display the percent of documents uploaded just like how we attach documents in Gmail. How can I achieve ...
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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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Send Email with SP.ClientContent

Is it possible to send email using SP.ClientContext. Im aware of the limitations of send email in Javascript, but my understanding is that this calls the back end. All i see related to CSOM is c# ...
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Element “Query” is invalid (GetListItems)

I'm calling GetListItems via spservices, and specifying the CAMLQuery field to be the following value: <Where> <Or> <Contains><FieldRef Name='ows_Title'/><Value ...
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GetListItems on document library not returning items within folders

I'm using SPServices to run a GetListItems query on a particular document library. This is in implementing a custom metadata-driven search for lists/libraries. In cases when the document library ...
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site collections visibility problem

I have a SharePoint 2010 site that I believe is using the included SQL version instead of the 2008 R2 that I had installed so my DB size limit appears to be 4gb. I have created a second content DB ...
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How do I trigger onchange from a default SharePoint 2010 date field?

I am currently running a function on change when a user changes the value of a choice field. This function uses the date (previously selected) to filter items for another drop-down list. However, in ...
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DisableEventFiring using PowerShell

How can I call DisableEventFiring using PowerShell? C# code like this : Type typeInfo = typeof(SPEventReceiverBase); MethodInfo disable = typeInfo.GetMethod("DisableEventFiring", ...
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Export BDC in 2010 and import in 2013

Can I export a BDC in SP2010 and import and use it in SP2013?
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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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Force People Picker to Search Across Several Forests

Is it possible to force people picker to search across two different forests? In this example I enable search within only one forest: stsadm -o setapppassword -password P@ssw0rd stsadm -o ...
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SharePoint 2010 workflow fail to run after pause

Situation: A Custom List and a approval workflow designed by SharePoint Designer 2010 The approval workflow will pause 5 mins when the item created , after pause, will start the approval process. ...
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Attempted to use an object that has ceased to exist. (Exception from HRESULT: 0x80030102 (STG_E_REVERTED))

I have a list in SharePoint 2010 which was working ok until 500 records had been added. At this time, when filtering by a particular column(employee name), the following error occurs: 'Attempted ...
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How to set the value of a people group field using JavaScript in the Newform.aspx

I need to set the value of my people/group field with current user on page load. I tried many different things, but nothing worked. Let me know how to do this in SharePoint 2010.
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Bootstrap DataPicker in SharePoint 2010 [on hold]

How to use Bootstrap Datepicker in SharePoint 2010 Application Page?
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Workflow updating a multiple value lookup column

I have a couple of task lists for a project. One list is the list of main projects, the second is a list of tasks under each main project. The main projects has a lookup column that allows multiple ...