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What does status “in progress” mean on SharePoint Tasks?

I am new on SharePoint and I want to know what does the satus "in progress" mean on SharePoint Designer 2010 Approval Workflow's Tasks, because tasks, normally, begin with status "not started" and any ...
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Implementing workflows to all sharepoint sites in Sharepoint 2010

I need to create an auto-generated email when items in a Sharepoint list are created or updated Based on above link I have generated an automatic email to items created. Now I want to implement the ...
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Group Permissions Display

I am new to Sharepoint; and self teaching eekks. I am using 2010. I accidently removed the groups (viewing) from the main site page; however when I go to the groups they are still there and active; ...
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Inability to check MS Word 2003 document into SharePoint 2010 Library

Several users have recently been experiencing an issue when trying to check-in a document into a SharePoint Library. Microsoft Windows Explorer notifies them that "This document was checked out to ...
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2 groups loose their permissions in lists

I have 2 SharePoint 2010 groups. In several lists they have manually configured permissions. Other groups have the same permission setting on the same lists. Some times these and only these 2 groups ...
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system security error when running Sharepoint 2010 Products Configuration Wizard

Background: A few months ago, my company had an issue which resulted in creating a new domain, and migrating all computers and servers to the new domain, including a Sharepoint 2010 installation. At ...
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Update list item once library item is created

We have a list that is used to notify people that they need to create an item in a library. We want to update a field in the list once the item in the library is created. We tried to use the method ...
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SharePoint 2010 REST services

I'm having a bit of trouble using the SharePoint 2010 REST services on one of our servers. We have two production servers, and if I point my system to one of the servers I am able to connect to the ...
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Change Custom List ID

I am looking to query a custom list that exists in many sub sites. Using either the CQWP or a DVWP I'm running into the list limit. As the ID is 100, there a lots of custom lists (not just limited to ...
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2010: Broken inheritance reports

There was a tool for Broken inheritance reporting in the "SharePoint Administrator Toolkit" for SP2007 by Microsoft, info here, but I can't find something similar in 2010. What I am really looking ...
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Error on saving site template in SharePoint 2010

I have strange and unclear error when I try to save the Site Template. This is basically the error I get: Solution Deployment : Looking for 'ReceiverAssembly' attribute in manifest root node ...
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Sharepoint 2010 movable webpart

Does anyone knows if there is a webpart which is movable? I mean if the user have dual monitor, and in SharePoint pages I am displaying a pdf in a content-editor webpart, I want to give a option for ...
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Power Parts for SharePoint 2010, Discussion Forum WebPart no displaying data [on hold]

Has anybody got Power Parts for Sharepoint 2010, the Discussion Forum Wep Part to work, I get the error “no discussions found” when using the webpart, it does not import any data contained in the list ...
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How to display similar column from different Content Types as a single column in listview?

I have "Content Type A" and "Content Type B" both in a single Document Library. A has a column "A Status". B has a column "B Status". They are both "Choice" columns just with different choices. Is ...
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peopleresult page - hide users if displayname is blank or has certain word

Is there a way hide results (people's record) that does not have a name in the display name or display name has certain words from the peopleresult page?
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Sharepoint 2010 and 2013 on same SQL Server

We have a Sharepoint 2013 installed with SQL database Cluster and our old Sharepoint 2010 databases should also be moved to the new SQL database Cluster but not migrated to Sharepoint 2013. I have ...
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users from trusted domain do not see any search results in SP2010F

I'm having issues with the SP2010 foundation search. Users coming from another domain (trusts being used) are not able to get search results, however they can traverse the sites. The following KB ...
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Adding a custom Task after approval

I already added the approval Workflow to a document list Now I want to copy the document after every approval to a RecordCenter. How is it possible to create a custom Task that will be executed ...
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Specify custom parameters in WSP deploy / feature activation?

I have a Feature Receiver where I access the Term Store to get / set something. My problem is, the code needs to connect to 'specific' term store.. but what if the Term store name changes when I ...
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domain\username formatted address not resolving in Sharepoint Designer 2010 workflow

I have a custom list on Sharepoint 2010 that has a SPD workflow attached that sends out an email to 2 Exchange distribution groups, and a small handful of individuals. This has been working fine for a ...
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Assign permission to user after document creation

So, i've been trying to make for a while now a way to apply permission to the creator for a file when its added on a library. its something like this i've been doing so far public override void ...
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How do I add a checkbox (SPBuiltInFieldId.SelectedFlag) to a list view?

I would like to add a selection checkbox into a View inside a WebPart.... a view that presently does not have a checkbox. I know there is a SelectedFlag field in SharePoint that gives me a GUID... ...
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Calendar overlay or metadata

I have a lot of calendars. I would like to create a new one which aggregate contents from all of them. Do you know how?
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I can not open my blog

I am using SharePoint 2010 and I created a new blog. I already have several posts added. I was able to open each of the post but now when I try to open a specific post, I am directed to the Comments ...
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How do I programatically edit the contents of an .aspx SitePage or page or wiki?

I'm trying to programatically edit a page that is being transitioned from server #1 to server #2, #3... etc. I tried including the page inside a module, and later on opening it and extracting its ...
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Trouble with Permissions using groups

So, here is the thing: I'm using sharepoint server 2010 and i have a few groups that I created. I have a library that have some folders on it, each folder named after each group I created. And each ...
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Must each content database in the farm have a unique name?

I'm wondering if a specific content database in the farm can always be identified by only its name? For example, if my farm consists of multiple SQL Server instances, must each content database in ...
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SharePoint 2010 - Custom List - Sum of Group and display in Chart web part

I hope anyone out there will be able to help me :) I have to create monthly reports on SharePoint that show a count of something. The reports must include a grand total (corporate level) and sub ...
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WebDAV versioning problems during upload

We experienced an issue where users were uploading files using Windows Explorer (WebDAV).  While uploading large files, it would continuously create new versions.  A 10 MB file ended up with 268 ...
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Default email address for managing access requests

When creating a new site, does the (default) email address for managing the access requests belong to the person who created the site? I am the one receiving the notifications on the parent site. ...
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Update Page instance from Page layout SharePoint 2013

I have release version(1.0) of Page layout and making page instance around(50-60) Pages from that Page layout. Now, I have changed some content layers into layout and update it with version(2.0). ...
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SharePoint 2010 - Excel Web App error “An error has occurred. Please try again.”

On one of SharePoint sites on our server. While opening few .xlsx files users(including me) are getting the error "An error has occurred. Please try again.". When the user click's on any of these ...
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Tilde at end of URL?

My co-worker ran a backup of our SP 2010 Enterprise test environment and one of the files that failed to backup was servername/SF/projects/walt/Images Images1/~Views. I only have access to files from ...
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How to make “Job Title” property deletable?

It's a known bug that "Job Title" is not synch'ed in SPS2010 once it's imported from AD. However, I have yet to find a workaround. One of the suggestions I found is to delete the "Job Title" ...
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How to restore a Document Library or List with unique permissions

Is it possible to restore a Document Library or List with unique permissions from an unattached content database with the unique permissions still intact? Normally the steps to restore a Document ...
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Using multiple value lookup column for an email “To:” line

I'm having an issue using a multiple value lookup column in SharePoint 2010. I have two lists. One is a task list and will be the main list that users use for this site. The second list is just a ...
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How can I align Date modified with Date last saved?

I still have this problem with Sharepoint 2010 and Windows 7, i.e. Excel or Word documents edited from within Sharepoint display an outdated Date modified in Windows Explorer view. However, the 'Date ...
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Relevant Documents web part breaks due to one large library (List-View Threshold)

Context: We are exporting the files for requirement analysis and design from a modeling tool to a collection of JS/CSS/HTML files. As the project is growing the number of files in this package has ...
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Upgrade SharePoint 2010 to 2013 database attach method - Prevent errors

I have to get information on How-to upgrade from SP 2010 to 2013. I read that the only way is database-attach. As I never did this, and I'll probable do it for a customer, I wanted to ask this ...
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Move users from child domain to parent domain

We will soon move our user accounts from a child domain to the parent domain (admin/service accounts are already in the parent domain). Has anyone done something similar and are there any resources I ...
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SharePoint 2010 error 0x81020026 “The page you selected contains a list that does not exist. It may have been deleted by another user.”

We started to get this really weird error on our public site environment. Site works fine for public but as soon as user with Admin right provides login credentials for the site to access 'Site ...
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threshold plan ahead approaches

I would like to ask which are the approaches being used to plan list implementation taking scalability into account. I know that we can create indexes, subfolders, multiple views and so on, but that ...
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Limit term sets which are available in profile editing

I have created webpart which uses timezone taxonomies from user profile, the problem is that when editing profile user can set taxonomy for timezone field from any term set, so it can be not ...
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Change Title of Approval Workflow Task in SharePoint Designer 2010

I have got a Workflow, which starts another Workflow with "Start Workflowname process on Current Item with User" This new Workflow which is started generates tasks. But I have no idea where the Title ...
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How to limit item shown in a chart webpart?

I have a chart webpart connected to a list. I want that Chart webpart only use the 5 first items of my list. Is it possible to settle such a rule? Thanks.
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Web part page is missing a vertical scrollbar

I'm using a Sharepoint 2010 web part page to host a web part application. I've noticed that my page has no vertical scrollbar - in fact, many of the basic pages in my site collection are missing one ...
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SPD Workflow Emails Sporadically Sending

I have been witnessing a disturbing trend in my SP environment, slowly I am watching workflows begin to experience a problem where emails do not always send. It's very random. Worst of all is that on ...
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In a dialog box upload multiple documents and assign meta-data to each document during upload process?

Creating a dialog box that: Uploads multiple document. Manage Meta-Data for all items. User friendly.
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Creating a workflow with association columns using Visual Studio

I'm trying to create a workflow with association columns for SharePoint 2010. I cannot see a way to do this from within Visual Studio. I have tried creating a reusable workflow in SharePoint Designer ...
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Enable Anonymous Access Sharepoint 2010 Godaddy

I am using Godaddy to host my Sharepoint 2010 website. I tried to follow the directions given on every tech site I could find. However, there is no "Central Administration" site and on the Admin ...