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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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Browser tab Does not show site name

I have created the publishing sub site in a parent site and modified the pages(Webpart) with HTMl and Java Script.The pages are created based on a custom master page. Now The Browser tab only shows ...
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Monitoring SharePoint 2010 farm

I'm assigned to monitoring our SharePoint 2010 intranet environment. I want to know about best practices for that and if there is any tool our checklist for this task. Thank you
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Unable to edit my custom List workflow (SP Designer)

There is an existing Custom List workflow on our SharePoint 2010 Enterprise site that I can't figure out how to edit. My main goal is actually to export this workflow to be able to port it to another ...
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Export Infopath Form from Sharepoint List

I have a List that uses an Infopath form. Is it possible to extract the actual infopath xml document. The idea is I want to have a process where I extract the item as xml as dump it in a document ...
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get number of the latest version for pages using powershell script in sharepoint

I am trying to get the latest version's number foreach($item in $listItems){ $fieldValues = @{ "Title" = $item["Title"] "Created" = $item["Created"] "Modified" = ...
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Change Field's DisplayName in a List in view

I have view with following fields <ViewFields> <FieldRef Name="DocIcon" /> <FieldRef Name="Title" /> <FieldRef Name="Modified" /> ...
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Using a template folder structure

In my team, we're all new in SharePoint and want to use it for our project file storage. A template folder structure consists of 7 folders in one main folder. 6 of this 7 folders need special ...
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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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Default Approval Workflow 'This task could not be updated at this time'

I have set up the default 2010 approval workflow on our 2013 systems. The workflow works perfectly apart from an error which is given when a document is approved/rejected. When a user accepts from ...
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Apps only available on subsites or with old users after migration to SP2013

SP2010 to 2013 migration, on-site, not online. Migrated users see a large list of apps on both the parent site and its subsites. New (since the migration) users see only five apps on the parent ...
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Workflow to send 1 email for multiple items with the same value (dont want multiple emails)

Hi guys I have a SharePoint list, where a few fields in the list have the same value, Id like to have a workflow send an email to the creator, but I don't want multiple emails for every item that was ...
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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 can I restrict item number to item name

I would like to do something similar to this how-to, but with a twist. | Item Name | Item Number | Store | Quantity | | ------------- |:-------------:| -----:| --------:| | Red Apple | ...
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External App wants to link to EditForm.aspx; need correct ID

We have some limited SharePoint data in an external application; one of the fields we store in this outside application is "sharepointId" which has values like {3FC51B00-543F-48E7-B774-403140B0BE56}, ...
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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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i have 3 columns name,gender,salary in gender i have [closed]

i have 3 columns name gender salary in gender i have drop down menu in that male/female/others are there if i select others another two boxes will appear in that boxes one should mandatory to fill how ...
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content query web part with multi value lookup column

I am trying to work out how I can query a content type with a multi value lookup field using the content query web part. I know that natively this is not possible with ootb sharepoint 2010 however I ...
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deleting event receiver programatically using c# code

I am using the below code for deleting the event receiver It works fine for users in admin group, but for users in contributors group i am trying to delete the event receiver by using elevated ...
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Creating a site column of type Choice using Powershell script gives error

I have written a powershell script to create site columns in the site. I am able to create site columns of type text and number but when I try creating columns of type Choice I get error. The ...
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Infopath and Sections

I'm trying to work with InfoPath and create multiple optional sections but every time I insert a new section it always groups ALL objects under SharePointListItem_RW in the group. So if I have this ...
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What will trigger Expiry date workflow?

I want to create a workflow that will be triggered if Expiry date equals to Today. But it doesn't seem to work
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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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SharePoint 2010 Workflow (greater than or equal to)

Just wondering if the below is possible in SharePoint designer or another way that I cant figure out. I want to change the status of a field say REQStatus so my rules would be: If Qreq is = 0 set ...
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Exception error when using Powershell to start a workflow on SharePoint 2010 on an item

I am very new to powershell. I am trying to use it to start a (send Document Set to repository) workflow on selected Document Sets in a library. The workflow worked when I used it manually on one ...
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Sufficient use of a Parallel Block?

In my workflow I send an email telling someone to make a change to a document. Once that person has made the change, they start a separate workflow that changes the request status and another email is ...
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Site Templates vs Copy Site with Manage Content and Structure?

Interesting question just came up from a client: when creating multiple sites from a template, are there any disadvantage to using the "Copy Site" feature via the "Manage Content and Structure" tool? ...
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Why are Best bets not displayed (FAST Search)?

I am trying to make Fast Server (Sharepoint 2010) best bets to work but I am missing something. Fast Server Search is on a completely different server, so I tried adding the keywords in both site ...
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SharePoint 2010: How to do master detail page with search selector

I am new to SharePoint 2010. I am looking for a different way to create a master detail page. Currently, have a page set up where I can select a parent record from a drop down menu and using ...
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Rule to attach file when radio button selected

I would like to have my radio button selection have a rule that if you select Radio Button "A" you must attach a file.
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Ideas underpinning SPSite and SPWeb [duplicate]

Edit: I'm not sure this will help, but I'll try: I am asking "what's the whole idea with wheels?"; a list of wheel parts is not what I am after. /edit I'm aware that SPSite - despite the confusing ...
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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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Is it possible to change which list a workflow is associated with?

There doesn't seem to be a way to do this through SharePoint designer. Do I just need to recreate it? It's not a reusable workflow...
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Strategy to accomplish ACID goals without ACID transactions

I am a n00b at SharePoint, and am being told by people more experienced with it that it does not support transactions. Given what SP is supposedly for I find this a little bit hard to believe, not to ...
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pages created in Site pages library does not show page name in “Titletext” place holder

I created a publishing site in sharepoint and created one page using browser, and one page using sharepoint designer. The home page and page created using browser are in "pages" library and page ...
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jQuery library that uses json within a sub-web

In my sharepoint site (Sharepoint Server Enterprise 2010), in IIS(7.5), I have a web-application that runs with Sharepoint as the parent site. Almost. So, I want to use a jQuery library called ...
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Get the internal names of User Profile activities 'Blog Posts' and 'Blog Comments under 'Activities I am following'

I am using a PowerShell Script (dont remember the link from where i referenced this) that updates (Checks/Unchecks) the activities under 'Activities I am following'. I also ran a script to get the ...
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deny access to default page of web but allow access beneath

I have a site in SharePoint 2010 (call it www.thesite.com) containing several subsites containing various reports arranged by category - www.thesite.com/cat-a, www.thesite.com/cat-b, etc.. and one ...
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How to add SharePoint List as one of the data connection type in SSRS report?

I want to create a report with SSRS that consumes data from SharePoint list. When I add a new shared data source in the Business Intelligence Studio, all the options other than the SharePoint List are ...
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Content Query Web Part - Multiple (repeated) additional filters

I am creating a Content Query Web Part as part of a feature receiver (feature activated), and adding it to a publishing page. The purpose is to filter on the Approval Status field for a Calendar ...
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Sharepoint Site permission issue

We have a web application based on SharePoint. Every Saturday night Site collection permission default groups gets deleted automatically and it is difficult to find the cause of this issue. We have ...
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OpenDocuments ActiveX plugin does not work first time for each URL

I have a page which displays links to Word documents stored in SharePoint 2010. In order to allow the user to open the linked document by clicking the hyperlink, without being prompted to open or ...
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For a single user test environment, is Intel Core i5 5200U, 16gb enough?

I have read that SharePoint absolutely requires a quad core processor, but the options here are very limited. This is what I would like to do: buy a laptop, install VirtualBox, install SharePoint 2010 ...
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SharePoint 2010 Listview creates “Unable to display…” error after adding inline style

First let me say I have been all over the web looking for a fix and keep finding references to the XsltTransformTimeOut value. I have already had our admins set ours from 1 to actually 10 seconds and ...
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Outlook 2010 Error “This task could not be updated at this time.” Item still processes properly

I have an approval workflow, which sends and email to the person it is assigned to. The user opens the email through Outlook 2010 and processes their task (approve, reject or reassign task). After ...
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Moving a Document from a Library to Another Library residing in the same Subsite only Retains the Latest Version History

I am moving a document from a library to another library and I am having this issue wherein only the latest version history is being retained after moving the file to another library. The two ...
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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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Update List items using workflow - multiple items

I have two SharePoint lists, one list contains Tools and the other list contains Jobs. On the Jobs List, I enter a new job. I then will select the Tools needed for the job. The Tools are in a lookup ...
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How do I get my SharePoint 2010 Management Shell to open to PS C:\> instead of PS U:\>?

Whenever I open my SharePoint 2010 Management Shell on my remote desktop, it opens to PS U:\> rather than PS C:\> as it does on my coworker's machine. How do I get it to automatically open ...
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Set Add / Edit / Display Form Views

I have looked a good bit and found several tutorials regarding how to set different views for the Add, Edit, and Display pages for my SharePoint 2010 form library. Most of these mention using the ...