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Possible to close a Modal Dialog from code behind?

I am popping up a Custom Application Page using a call to SP.UI.ModalDialog.showModalDialog. Is there a way that I can close the dialog from the code behind after a user clicks a button?
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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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Backup and Restore Social DB (User Profile Service) Sharepoint 2010

Does anyone know the step by step to migrate User Profile Service (Social DB) from one farm to another different (the server name is different)? I need to restore all site collection comments
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Powershell sharepoint 2010 capture Permissions of folders in library with Broken Inheritance

I am looking for some code to find all users or Ad Group who have some sort of permission in specific folder (with broken Permission) in a specific library of a team-site. With the following code I ...
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Sequential Workflow Delay Activity won't resume

I'm trying build a pause into a Visual Studio Sequential Workflow. I can add steps, then add a delay and it works fine. But any step I insert into the workflow (either before or after the delay) ...
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InfoPath form: How to redirect to the previous page after pressing on the submit button?

I am using SharePoint 2010 Online (Office 365). I have created a form in InfoPath for an external list. You see some fields and a submit button. When I press on the submit button everything is ...
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use powershell to list all running workflows

We've got a couple of workflow templates that are running in a bunch of sub-sites. I need to produce a list of all running workflows, but I can't seem to get the workflow names to show up. I can get ...
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Visual Studio 2015 errors with Application Pages

I've just upgraded to Visual Studio 2015 and am now getting lots of error messages when modifying any ASPX page or Web Part in a SharePoint 2010 project that uses databinding syntax within a ListView: ...
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Teamimprover org chart for SP2010 not displaying images

We are using the Teamimprover org chart, (third party software) for SharePoint 2010 but it's not displaying the employee images consistently. We have the most basic default configuration using AD as ...
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Show AlertMe link not working in search results webpart

I checked on the "Show AlertMe link" in the settings in webpart properties of the search results webpart, but the status of it getting changed to unchecked when I edit it again. It is not getting ...
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SharePoint 2010 web application migrate Server 2008 to server 2012 R2 Ajax Control toolkit error

Previous Farm : SharePoint 2010,server 2008,SQL 2008 New Farm :SharePoint 2010,server 2012 R2,SQL 2014 Goal : migration web application to new server Steps : create backup whole farm full ...
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How to autostart a workflow before publish of major version (Sharepoint Designer)

I have a problem with a workflow automatic initialization (and I have banged my head against the wall for last 8hours with this and came up with no solution). What I want to achieve is a SPD ...
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Move files into sub-folders in Library in SharePoint 2010

I have been trying to find a way for this one but haven't been able to. It may be right under my nose, so here it goes. We have a Library with couple of folders, sub folders and files. I have been ...
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Exporting discussion board with all the replies

Is there any way to export a discussion board to Excel with all the replies? I've tried clicking on Export to Excel from the ribbon, but what I get isn't what I want as this does not give me the ...
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Custom Callout menu display the document metadata , when item is opened

How to display all the metadata for a document in a callout menu ? I am looking to display all the metadata for a document when you click and open a list item call out option . By default , the ...
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Sharepoint wysiwyg editor not working in IE

When opening our sharepoint (2010) site and trying to edit an element in Internet Explorer, it just shows the editor toolbar blank. The field itself contains text - as you can see from the second ...
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Hiding Column on a List View with Grouping

I have a list that I need to dynamically hide columns on based on user. Sort of a rudimentary Column Level security type deal. This is being done through Javascript and JQuery to simply not display ...
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Crawling Hidden Fields with PowerShell Created Crawled Properties

I've been trying to add ows__vti_ItemHoldRecordStatus as a crawled property to allow a search of held documents. (It appears to correspond to the hold status of an SPListItem.) I can successfully add ...
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Migrating files from one SharePoint to another

I having issues migrating files over from one SharePoint to another, I have attempted to zip and "7zip" them using the explorer view from one site and then extract them on to the other size I am ...
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SharePoint 2010 Infopath problems in Edge

On one of our SharePoint 2010 websites we display InfoPath Forms through the InfoPath Form Web Part. This works great in most browsers, but we recently found out the forms are not loading in Edge (...
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InfoPath in SharePoint Online giving critical error

We migrated InfoPath from SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint Online through Sharegate. The form loads default values. When I open form it gives me below critical error : The form could not be ...
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SSRS Dataset valid, but data does not show up in generated reports

I have created a Sql Reporting Services Report from a SharePoint list. I am creating this report in Microsoft SQL Server Report Builder. When I hit "run query" on my dataset in the query designer, I ...
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Custom list - item level permissions - Sharepoint 2010

I have looked at all articles I can find on this but I haven't found a straightforward answer. I have a custom list....I want it so that only one user can answer a specific question item in this list,...
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Cannot be blank as rule in sharepoint designer and infopath

Is there a way inside workflow rules to make this rule: "if field A is not empty, then field B cannot be blank"?
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Pass asp:TextBox value to selectcommand=“” [on hold]

I have a textbox and button <asp:TextBox runat="server" id="sptxtbox"></asp:TextBox> <asp:Button runat="server" Text="Button" id="sptxtbut" /> When I click the Button I need it to ...
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Update user profile for user whose account name has changed in AD

We have an issue with User Profile Sync in SharePoint 2010 when the following happens: A new user is added to AD (i.e. DOMAIN\jdoh) The user is synched successfully to SharePoint Time passes The ...
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How to prevent webpart replication on custom layout after feature re-activation?

Every time I'm activating the feature that contains my webpart, a new webpart instance is added on the page layout. I just want to this web part being replace by it's new version? What is the ...
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Grayed out Managed Metadata Fields in Document Information Panel on first open

I have a problem with the DIP and Managed Metadata columns. We have a SP2010-Farm and the clients are running on Windows 7 with Office 2010. After a user logs in for the first time of the day and ...
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Manual refresh button for SP2010 Web Part

I'm a novice SharePoint user. I have been given a task to build a manual refresh button for a web part that displays certain fields from a list. The native refresh button is not a feasible option for ...
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Changes not reflecting to extended site

We have extended web application for FBA users. I did changes to master pages of main site, still the changes are not reflecting in extended site. What could be the reason? How can I make the ...
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Can I achieve conditional formatting on a gantt chart?

I have created a Gantt view on a list, showing the Gantt chart and several columns. One of my list columns is a R/Y/G status column. I would like the cell that displays the R/Y/G status to show the ...
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Unable to get User details in SharePoint 2010

I am using following code to get user details.... function getUsers() { $.ajax({ url: "/_vti_bin/ListData.svc/UserInformationList", type: "GET", headers: { "...
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How can I filter based on Choice fields when using ListData.svc in SharePoint 2010?

I have a list that I'm trying to query using ListData.svc. I am trying to pull back records within a date range and with a particular value from a Choice field checked. If I use Lists.asmx, I can ...
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Custom List in SharePoint 2010

New to SharePoint so giving it a crack. I created a custom list by importing a spreadsheet. Some time ago, I tried to delete it but I believe I just deleted the webpage used to display the content ...
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Retention Policy on Sharepoint 2010 as “Move to another Place”

I have to apply Retention Policy to all Documents and list contents. The condition for the policy is that documents and list data older than 3 years move to another location. This location should be ...
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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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Remove-SPUser failing: Item does not exist

Having some trouble with an existing sharepoint 2010 user. I've reached the point where I just want to delete the user, however this is also failing. Within powershell, I can successfully "get" the ...
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Getting library values in Reusable workflow

I have a custom doc library with columns "Dept Number" and "Dept Name" I am creating a reusable workflow in which I wish to send an email to a user containing the above columns. Please tell me how to ...
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Fetch User Details in SharePoint 2010

I have a requirement to fetch user details in SharePoint 2010. Just like SharePoint 2013, are there any web services available which can used in JavaScript Code? I need to fetch user details that ...
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Can I query ContentItems using tags in SharePoint 2010 API?

I am experimenting with SharePoint 2010 REST Interface and SharePoint 2010 Web Services to retrieve content based on certain Tags. Is there a way to retrieve content based on social tags in ...
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Retrieve SP-List data cross domain via SPServices?

I am trying to retrieve data from a SharePoint List hosted in a different server/domain. We are still running SP 2010 but about to migrate to 2013. I am not sure if jQuery.SPServices and CORS are the ...
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How to update a SharePoint 2010 list via an InfoPath 2010 client form using code?

I tried to follow in Sharepoint Server 2010 and Infopath 2010 the article: How to update a SharePoint list via an InfoPath browser form using the SharePoint Object Model which is for Sharepoint/...
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Employee Directory

I have developed a Employee Directory and got this javascript for criteria search. But I want to fetch all employees first and then apply criteria. How do I set the value of "Fixed Query" of People ...
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Error adding server to SharePoint farm

When I try to add another server to my existing SharePoint 2010 farm through the configuration wizard, the wizard gets to task 3 of 9 then comes back with the message: Configuration Failed. ...
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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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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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Crawling deep file paths - long URL - Sharepoint 2010

SharePoint 2010 search crawl error: The SharePoint item being crawled returned an error when requesting data from the web service.( Error from SharePoint site: Specified argument was out of the range ...
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File deletion very slow in Sharepoint 2010

File deletion is very slow in Sharepoint 2010. It takes approximately 5 mts. to delete a 56KB file. What could be the cause and how to fix this?
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Workflow for discussion board

I'm trying to create a workflow in SPD 2010 whereby if someone responds / replies to a discussion board, it sends an email to the original creator of that thread. I created a reusable workflow with ...