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Change visited link color of notification list by using css doesn't work

I'm trying to change the color of item link in notification list after user visited it. Here's my css code: .ms-vb a:link { color: blue; } .ms-vb a:visited { color: red; } The first part ...
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CAML Query not limiting rows

I'm using the SPServices GetListItems function to pull entries from a calendar list. All of the information is being retreived without any issues. However the RowLimit is not restricting the number of ...
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Trying to redirect after closing Modaldialog, but parameters aren't set

I have a layouts page which creates a new site. I use SP.UI.ModalDialog to show the site. I've created the following js function I use to pop it up: function PagePopupAndRedir(fileUrl, fileTitle, ...
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Rename file with SOAP in SharePoint 2010

I use SOAP in native C++ application - no C#, no Java Script. When renaming list item (including file) via REST, it's possible to alter Name field. But in case of using SOAP Lists.asmx UpdateListItems ...
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Remove an Application Pool in SharePoint 2010

It is probably something easy that I am not seeing, but I created a web application through powershell using the new-spwebapplication command which created an app pool based on the name provided. But ...
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How to convert List Name and List Field Display Names to REST API?

I'm using SharePoint 2010 REST API and noticed the a unkonwn (at least to me and to my searches) translation function is applied over List Names which go in the URL and to Fields Names in the results. ...
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SharePoint site issues on iPad and mobile devices

I have SharePoint 2010 site that was working fine on mobile devices and iPad. I made some changes, like adding some site pages and changing the ordering of pages. Since then the pages in navigation ...
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Javascript won't work in Chrome

I've a problem with my SharePoint-Javascript. In IE and FF it works propably fine, but in Chrome it won't work. The script is called on a refresh of the main page and auto adds some users in a ...
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Is it possible to setup an email for a site colleciton versus a web application?

I manage a SP 2010 site for my corporation. I have a workflow setup on a document library which sends out emails to users upon workflow activation. I want to change the email address from which the ...
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How to re-direct a user to another list if the list item has been moved or deleted?

Here is the situation. I have built two lists for tracking team engagements (requests that come into a set of teams where I work) in my SharePoint 2010 environment. The item ("request") is created ...
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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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Create External content type using Powershell

How would one go about creating an external content type using powershell? Is it at all possible?
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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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Why is the time format of the datetime changing from 24h to 12h when using Set Field in Current Item in SPD?

I've recently changed the regional settings of my site - specifically the time format from 12h to 24h. I have a workflow built in SPD which stores the Date and Time when an item on the list was ...
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Reusing a Sharepoint list - default content including alerts

I have a Sharepoint list with 2 key points for each task: the status (values: "complete" "not complete") and alerts (triggered when specific tasks marked as "complete". Is there a way to either: 1) ...
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Object reference not set to an instance of an object.- Sharepoint Page

I got the following error when i go to the home page, site setting pages etc in my Sharepoint Site... Server Error in '/' Application. Object reference not set to an instance of an object. ...
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Create a custom dropdown in webpart property that loads values from a list

I want to create a custom webpart property which will be a dropdown list. and i want to load values from a sharepoint list. So far i could only find a way to provide static values for list contents. ...
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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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SharePoint 2010 Move files between sites and preserve version history and metadata [duplicate]

Is there a way to move files between sites and preserve version history / metadata out of the box? Or is a script / C# code really needed to perform it? Thank you!
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WebPart user control crashes after checking out

I have one unusual problem. I needed to update one of the user controls in my project. In that user control was initialized other user control. The problem is if I do any changes, which checks out ...
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Validate custom form using sharepoint designer 2010

I'm creating a form using sharepoint designer 2010, by inserting New Items forms, and editing as necessary the design. Previously I was using asp:TextBox and validating through ...
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Media Field not showing up in Site Column list

I have installed Sharepoint 2010 Enterprise with SP1. I created a new Web Application, and in it a Publishing Site collection. I created a new Content Type and am trying to add a new column of type ...
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How to set different start page for each user group?

I have two different user groups in my Sharepoint 2010 site and start page is default.aspx. I want to show nothing or another page for only one user group as start page. How can I solve this? Is it ...
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HTTPS handshake failed message while browsing the url

Suddently our site was not working and I run the fiddler and received the error while browsing to our Sharepoint 2010 site https://testwebsite.com.au. HTTPS handshake to testwebsite.com.au failed. ...
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User has Full Control, but can't view List on site

Rate Form Owners has Full Control: Dev User3 is part of Rate Form Owners: This is what they should see: When I select "Rate Form" to open the table pulling the web part, this is what they should ...
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No search service is available error on SharePoint 2010

No search service is available error on SharePoint 2010 We've a SharePoint 2010 site running on SharePoint 2013 server. The site works fine in 2013 except for the search service. I get an ...
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Sub-site group not displayed in site permissions

SharePoint 2010. I have a parent site and a sub-site. The sub-site was not inherited and had its own groups. Somehow inheritance got turned on, and now only the inherited parent groups are showing ...
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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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File not displaying in library's all items view

I have a document library in SharePoint 2010 Foundation. When I have uploaded a file into a document library from the browser, it is showing a message "uploaded successfully" but it is not showing in ...
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Reminder email Workflow Help

I'm looking to create a calender workflow in sharepoint 2010. I want the workflow to send an email to people regarding a calendar event. I would like the email to be sent 7 days before the event is ...
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Explain it to me: SharePoint deployment scope, solution and features

There are different levels of scope for deployment, but I have not been able to find a definitive explaination of when each applies and what the restrictions are that require loosening (or tightening) ...
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2010 Quiz - Can anyone help update the guide?

I've been working through this excellent guide for creating a quiz within SharePoint although this guide is for 2007 and I am struggling working round the differences. Has anyone got an updated ...
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how to create a roster sheet in sharepoint 2010

This is about training management, when an employee requests for training, it goes to approval workflow and once approved, it is like the employee is enrolled. Once it is approved I want a roster ...
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building application that uses templates client side vs server side

Hi I'm building an application that uses templates to create subsites using JSOM. I have one SC and a team site that I have customised. I've saved the team site as a template and then using jsom am ...
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What is Difference between GhostableInLibrary vs Ghostable Files?

Can any one explain me difference between GhostableInLibrary vs Ghostable files and what are prons and cons each one
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Approval Process

I'm trying to implement a simple approval process in SharePoint Designer. Everything is running smoothly except for one thing. People who weren't assigned to the tasks are able to approve/reject the ...
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Full-Trust Solutions on SharePoint Online Dedicated

I am trying deploy a solution to SharePoint Online (SPO), after looking at documentations about SPO, I found only Sandbox Solutions and Apps can be deployed to SPO, but my solution is a Farm Solution. ...
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Approve/reject buttons are greyed out when approver tries to approve workflow task

I hope that I can get some help on this issue. Currently I have a form library in SharePoint 2010 which allows users to submit a form through InfoPath. I set up the workflow so that when the user ...
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Document Template with Picture Placeholder

I'm working on setting up a SharePoint 2010 list to copy new data to a Document Library with a document template. This allows a new Word document to be automatically created with the template. (more ...
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Get attachments from sharepoint list with powershell

I made this script : $webUrl = "http://site.fr/" $library = "Qualified Information" $spSite = new-object Microsoft.SharePoint.SPSite($webUrl) $w = $spSite.OpenWeb() $l = $w.Lists[$library] ...
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Bulk edit libraries from different websites

We are working with different Web Sites which are coming from the same template. All website have the same Libraries and Content Types. It worked very well until yesterday. Now we need to change one ...
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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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New Search Scope

I'm creating a new search scope which is set to include all content from a specific sub site. I am aware that I need to wait for the scheduled (or manual) update to run before the scope is ready ...
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Check for mandatory fields while saving Sharepoint Item programmatically

I have a Mandatory field in a list. I need to save the item and not create the item. I need to implement the it using custom JavaScript and not use the save button on the new form. Also need to ...
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Unable to submit infopath 2010 form - Issue with just one user

We have a infopath for that submits data to a form library. The form works just fine for all the team members but one user is unable to submit the same. The root cause of this issue is that the ...
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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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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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Move InfoPath customized SharePoint List form to another SharePoint site (TEST to PROD)

I have created a custom SharePoint List form using InfoPath Designer 2013. I have followed directions on several blogs (here, here) on exporting the source files and then modifying the manifest.xsf ...
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Retrieve all content from a web and it's sub webs using web services

I am trying to retrieve the content of a SharePoint database, i.e. the subwebs and corresponding Pages lists, using the available SharePoint 2010 Web Services. I can get a collection of all the ...
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2010 Sharepoint site is not showing scroll bars in IE 11

We switched to IE 11 from IE 8 and the vertical scroll bars are gone on our SharePoint 2010 sites. I know about the compatibility view, but I am not clear what is the best way to implement it in the ...