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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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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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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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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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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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Let us know why you need access to this site after upgrade

I upgraded site collection from SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint 2013 but problem is users are unable to access it. They get following error message: Let us know why you need access to this site I ...
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Per Location Views Not Working

I am trying to accomplish the following scenario. In my document library I want the top level view to use a view called "Folders" where it only shows two columns. Upon clicking a folder in the view I ...
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How do I create a calculated conditional column using today's date, and automatically update each field daily?

I have created the following list (Timeframe) in SharePoint; Timeframe Start Date End Date Another column, [Is Current Timeframe], needs to be created that specifying whether or not the ...
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Problem copying lookup column data from one list to another via PowerShell

I have the below script that works for moving list data between two lists on sites next to each other that have the same schema. Everything works perfectly bar a column of type LOOKUP named "Name of ...
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Place check boxes into multiple columns

So for a custom list, I have a choice field with 50 options for the user to select which States. However this causes the edit form of the item to look a little wonky as all 50 checkboxes for the ...
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security trimmed nested top navigation sharepoint 2010

Is it possible to achieve security trimmed nested top navigation SharePoint 2010?
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How to check if a library column is a site column?

I have inherited ownership of a Sharepoint site by someone who left the company several months ago. I've been asked to reorganize the site (it's still a mess from when they migrated from 2007; 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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Plugin problem in sharepoint server 2010 [on hold]

Getting problem when using this websio plugin in sharepoint 2010 it scan half document but when i have scan without this plugin its working proper. any suggetions
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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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Modify the icon size on a 'list' web part in SP 2010

I'm trying to change the width and height of the icon in the list web part. However, I'm having difficulty finding the right element/class to do this with SP 2010. I have seen it done just by putting ...
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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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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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The list cannot be displayed in DataSheet view

I have two SharePoint Enterprise 2010 sites in two different farms. Both sites I am accessing with my local browser IE 10 (32-bit). List1 in Site1 can be opened in DataSheet view but List2 in Site2 ...
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Hide/Reveal field on newform based on drop down

I have a list with a column named 'PROFESSIONALISM - Possessing a commanding presence' with 5 drop-down choices. I need the second column, 'P1 Explanation' (a multi-line of text field) to be hidden ...
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Make all the items in folder inherit folder permissions( sharePoint 2010)

We have multiple folders in each library and each folder contains huge no of docs. All the docs inside folder used to have inheritance from parent folder. Some have all the items inside folder lost ...
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SP 2010: Make managed metadata field mandatory on condition

I've a list where there is a choice field A and a metadata field B. I want the metadata field B to be a required field if an option xyz is selected on the choice field A. How can this be achieved?
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Prevent folder deletion in document library - Explorer view snafu

We want to prevent users from deleting top level folders in a document library. We created an event receiver on ItemDeleting that checks if the item type is a folder and if the path is the top level, ...
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How to get current user with javascript?

I have a list . I want select items of list with a special quary.(get items that created with current user). Then get count of items. I use this code for get current user : function Initialize() { ...
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ListData.svc gives a 500 error when querying some lists

I'm trying to use ListData.svc to retrieve details from a SharePoint list, but I get the following error: Error Message: Cannot connect to the specified feed. Verify the connection and try ...
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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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Content database recovery model rather than Full recovery importance in sharepoint

SharePoint Content Database are configured to run with a different recovery model than Full Recovery,is it important to configure content database recovery model to full recovery. We have 3 TB size of ...
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SharePoint 2010 issue - can I create a bullet list that isn't double spaced?

I have some pages being created in SharePoint 2010 (we are migrating to 2016 next year, so skipping 2013 completely). I can copy and paste bullet lists into the page, or create my own, but they all ...
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Cannot set a specific value to a choice field

My problem is very strange. In a SharePoint server 2013 site collection with user experience 2010. The choice field is set to "allow fill-in choices". The problem is that we can't "specify your own ...
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Test text in the corner of SharePoint 2010

Does anyone know how to get rid of the Test text in the top left corner of SharePoint? Within the source code, it appears like this: <div>test</div>
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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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SharePoint 2010 Organizational Browser Web Part on non-MySite Claims Based start at a defined username

SharePoint 2010 Organizational Browser Web Part on non-MySite Claims Web Application. To get this working first of all I needed to use the following Javascript into the It's been used for the ...
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SharePoint 2010 Incoming Emails

I have a SharePoint 2010 environment with 3 servers, one web front end, one app server and one database server. Currently when users email the list I can see the email land in the drop folder for a ...
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Word Documents in Library Erroring and Unable to Overwrite

I have a document library and a number of times I have experienced an issue where, upon trying to open a document in Word for editing, it throws an error The file filename.docx cannot be opened ...
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Deleting a subsite through Sharepoint Designer 2010

So a very odd thing happened to a test subsite of mine. I created this subsite in a dev box so I could get a handle of creating and handling BCS connections. After the creation and modification of a ...
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Bug in Updating SharePoint list via javascript

here is My code : console.log(query); camlQuery.set_viewXml(query); collListItem = oList.getItems(camlQuery); clientContext.load(collListItem); clientContext.executeQueryAsync(function (sender, args) ...
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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 ...
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Hide Master page left navigation and top ribbon but should be able to add webparts easily

I am developing master page. I don't want to show top ribbon and left navigation menu to user. So I am hiding it using css #s4-leftpanel,#s4-ribbonrow { display:none !important; } The challenge I ...
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FullCalendar ViewRender after postback showing NaN - Calendar events disappear in safari

I am using fullcalendar js in my SharePoint 2010 site. I am having two dropdown filters in the calendar view. The first dropdown will perform a postback call using a c# webmethod and will fetch event ...
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Multiple selections on filter web part

I have a text filter web part on my web part page which is connected to a list. I was trying to figure out if there was a way to pass multiple choices to my list using the filter. For example I am ...
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Health analyzer rule is important Validate the My Site Host and individual My Sites are on a dedicated Web application and separate URL domain*

What this health analyzer rule is it important to create a separate web application in a farm to host the My Site host and individual My Sites In every sharepoint farm. We now have farm for record ...
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Manage each levels permissions of all site collections on one webapplication

I have a webapplication with somes sites collections. I want to create a custom level permission "AdminCol"(Site administration without permission to create a sub-site) and apply this level to be ...
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Conditional Formatting using Calculated Column as Condition (SharePoint Designer 2010)

I want to use conditional formatting to change the color of a row based on a Calculated Column. I know I could do this with a CEWP but I would prefer to do it in SPD 2010 because I am new to ...
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Migrate from SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint 2016 directly?

Is there a way to migrate from SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint 2016 directly without intermediate SharePoint 2013 server?
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Master Page issue : Control Type is not registered as safe

I have a SharePoint 2010 and I was asked to fix something on the master page. I have a very weird issue. The current custom master page is working fine. But when I create a blank master page, copy ...
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Can I view the emails of the users who have permissions - SP 2010

I need to see the emails of the users which have permissions to a site. There is such option when you are viewing users in a group - Settings -> List Settings. I cannot find this for people outside ...
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SharePoint sometimes adds script in page without any reason

I have this weird problem on one of our customer's SharePoint (2010): sometimes, on different pages, the page came out broken, with a bunch of HTML and scripts inside the normal page. I started ...
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Is SharePoint Designer 2010/2013 really prone to data loss / corruption?

I'm a .NET programmer and I've got thrown at me the maintenance of a couple of SharePoint 2010 and 2013 portals with very little training. Some of the things I've been told are: SharePoint Designer,...
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How to copy page structure SharePoint 2010

I made a SharePoint page like this in the picture with only HTML and CSS. Now I need to explain to colleagues How to create the same pages with different text. I have to create a page layout in ...
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Is it safe to migrate our content databases to remote blob storage without downtime?

We are currently moving the documents in our content databases into RBS. There are many terabytes of data so we imagine this process will take a long time. Just wondering, should I bring our site ...