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If [LookUp] equals [String] doesn't always work. Sometimes I have to use [1;#String] instead, why?

I am using SharePoint Designer 2010. I created a workflow in which I needed to test the value of a lookup column. I (perhaps naively) simply tested if the lookup column equals the literal string I ...
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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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enable ajax on listview web part added in feature upgrade

is there an option how to enable ajax functionality in listview web part type added by code? Iam facing problem where we added 2 list view web parts on the page and they behave really strange. I read ...
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How to create forms and reports using Access database and view the form in sharepoint 2010?

I need to create forms and reports using access database in sharepoint 2010. Require the steps to proceed.I have created the access db first. then i created,desgined the form using access 2010.Now i ...
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SP2010: Edit Top Navigation Bar Subsites - Duplicates

I have a top bar with some headings, one of which is Research Center. When I hover over Research Center there are a handful of links to sites. How do I edit whichlinks show up? Primarily, there are ...
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Save Conflict error While Saving

I have one sharepoint 2010 application, in which i have to add the item to the list followed by 2 more updates within the same list item. These are the items that I have to do while saving. I need ...
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Import multiple excel spreadsheets to sharepoint 2010 lists

I have a user asking if its possible to import an excel file with multiple spreadsheets to a SharePoint 2010 solution? Each spreadsheet should be turned into one list. It is an autogenerated excel ...
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How to modify DropDown Menu of a SPGridView?

I'm using an SPGridView to display search results (SP2010) and I would like to modify the way datetime column is displayed through the column menu. Schema are more meaningful than long speeches so ...
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System error/ThrowBackwardCompatibleException in FullTextSqlQuery for many hits

We are using SharePoint Search (not FAST) in SharePoint 2010 to execute a FullTextSqlQuery. It works fine, but often (not Always) it gives errors for search strings (FREETEXT(, '')) that gives many ...
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Get all sharepoint sites in a site collection to which user has access using Javascript client object model

I want to display all sites in a site collection using JSOM to which user has access to. In other words I only need to find collection of sites to which user has access in a site collection. I am able ...
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Copying SharePoint list data

I have a requirement where we use calendar to enter events for a year and we are looking to automate copying the events from one year to another year. Limitation is I don't have access to server so I ...
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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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How to remove group fieldname from Listview WebPart

When using a ListView WebPart on a custom list and enable grouping for a view, the name of the group is always displayed as the first entry I tried to find a way to get rid of the “Category:” label ...
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CompilerError occurs in Custom Activity - after publish and running manually workflow

Background I have a custom activity that I developed a year ago for a site in SharePoint 2010. The custom activity calls a string method which contains three strings parameters. Here is the relevant ...
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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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Custom New Item Form did not updated automatically after updating Survey Questions

I have created Custom New Item Form in my Survey list using SPD. When I edited one of my Question that updated question was not reflected to my Custom form. When I check default NewForm.aspx, question ...
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Line Break in Text column on a Data View Web Part

I have a Data View Web part on my page, pulling information from a SOAP query. One of my columns has data displayed like: "0 - Test; 1 - Test1; 2 - Test2;" I'm trying to figure how to make it so it ...
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Filter Performance Point Dashboard Data Based on User

Let's say I have a Performance Point dashboard that shows data for various departments in the company. Is there a way to only show data on the dashboard for the department that the currently logged ...
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SharePoint 2010 project templates missing in Visual studio 2015 Enterprise Edition

On windows server 2012 we have installed Visual studio 2015 Enterprise Edition but unfortunately I cant see the SharePoint 2010 project templates. Can anyone help me out to get those templates. Thanks ...
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How to add Full READ permissions and remove Full Control Permission on web application using powershell

How do I give a user "full read" permissions to a web application with PowerShell? The Script below assigns "full control" to a user on this web application with "full control" and "full read". $w ...
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Cannot open root site with System Account in SPD

I cannot open root site with System Account in SPD. Rest all sub-sites are opening with System Account. When I enter credentials of System Account in SPD to open root site, the credentials window ...
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TaxonomyWebTaggingControl losts vaule when selecting a term from suggestions

I'm using a TaxonomyWebTaggingControl on a custom application page. The problem is, when I type in some chars into the controls textbox I get a correct list of suggestions. When I select a suggestion, ...
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Display only specific attachments

I'm trying to list the attachments of a list item depending on it's name. But I have no idea how to get the name attribute into the if condition: <xsl:if test="????????"> <xsl:element ...
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SP10 couldn't log on Videntityinfo::isFreshToken reported failure

I had a problem of not being able to log onto my site Looking in the logs I saw Videntityinfo::isFreshToken reported failure and something about safe control load exception. Couldn't work out ...
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Custom Webpart page template for team site

Is it possible to create a custom web part page template in share point team site? The default web part page layout resides in 14 hive for team sites. I have a requirement to create a custom web ...
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Document Management System and SharePoint

I have a requirement from my client to store scanned documents with formats like TIFF, GIF, PNG, PDF, .XLSX, DOCX etc and upload into SharePoint. Later they want to Index them and retrieve them as ...
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How do I change the order of display of additional fields associated to an External column?

In SharePoint 2010 I have an External Data Column that I have linked to an External Content Type with 5 fields named A,B,C,D and E. I have selected all fields to be shown when the external data column ...
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Get Choice (menu to choose from) checkbox values with jQuery

I need to get the values from a SharePoint column Choice (menu to choose from) checkbox values with jQuery in SharePoint Designer.
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How to download multiple documents at once using powershell only specific document ids

i have a dcoument library in sharepoint record center application , enabled a document id for this web application , and in this document library users uploaded lot of documents 2000. and here i ...
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Determine what has access denied on WPP

We have a large SP 2010 farm running with heavy customization, and there's a lot of problems with users having correct permissions on a site, but no permissions on a couple of lists with ...
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Add additional field to lookup field inside schema.xml

I'm following the steps in this article to setup a joined data view webpart joined on a lookup field: ...
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Why is the SPGridView doesn't display the collapse button when there is a single group?

The question sums up the situtuation. I have an SPGridView that return search results and I would like to grouping on them. When having more than 1 group, I got the little plus sign (+) in front of ...
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Sharepoint 2010 to 2013 Upgrade (License Migration)

I have been having a hard time finding an answer to this anywhere. I know the licensing model has changed from SharePoint 2010 to 2013. If we already have SharePoint 2010 licenses for our servers and ...
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Sequential Workflow: The file has been modified by SHAREPOINT\system on

I have a squential workflow that takes Account IDs as plain text from a InfoPath input and converts them into a SPUser field. I can't get the the item to update bc an exception is throw on the Update ...
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How to display a counter front of SPGridView groups?

I have an SPGridView and when grouping on it, it displays groups perfectly. However, in the SharePoint native list view, we can specify the view to filter and grouping on some columns etc. When ...
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Send To functionality does not work in document library

I have a document library in which I have set the "Custom Send To Destination" in "Library settings > Advanced settings" to another document library in same site. The URL of destination document ...
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Determine the number of times a List Item has been viewed

I want a report that displays how many times a list item has been viewed. I tried to obtain this information from Audit Log Reports but the exported Excel file does not appear to give this ...
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How to display Rating(0-5) column from Posts List under each post of default.aspx page

I have created one Blog site in SharePoint 2010, in which I need to display Rating under each blog post, I had made in-build rating setting functionality, I need to display the "Rating(0-5)" column ...
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Conditional formatting lookup column

I am attempting to do conditional formatting in a list view in SharePoint Designer. In this list I have a list that contains a lookup column, and other columns derived from the list of that lookup ...
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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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no items returned in a view with a filter on a calculated column

I'm having a strange issue and Google isn't helping me much in figuring out why. I have a custom list with 3 fields: Title Year calculated column =left([title], 4) single line of text Month ...
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Access Denied Even If login through site collection admin

One site ,two site collection admin contoso\admin1 contoso\admin2 Both have multiple group rights(full,contribute,etc..), But while I login with admin2 permission denied error "You are ...
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InfoPath form rows to multiple rows in SharePoint list

I am developing an InfoPath form for use on a SharePoint 2010 server that has multiple rows of data. I would like each row on the form to populate a new row in a SharePoint list. Is this possible?
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SharePoint 2013 Migration from 2007 and 2010

I have some data in MOSS 2007 and some in SharePoint 2010. I am planning to migrate to SharePoint 2013. The amount of data is around 50GB. I don't want the entire content DB. I am planning to use a ...
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Issue with deploying webpart in sharepoint 2010

We've created 2 webparts under a single visual studio solution as a farm environment. But after creating the WSP and trying to deploy it to our UAT, we are getting the following error This ...
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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 selected user/group information on Edit Permissions page (editprms.aspx) using Javascript?

When manger would like to edit the permission level he will select the user or group from user.aspx for editing their permission level using Edit Permission button. It will show edit permission page ...
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How do you change the approval status back to Pending if an already approved document has been edited?

I have an approval workflow in a document library. It's manually started by the user because they may not want to start it everytime they edit a document. The workflow is as follows: If for UK ...
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Vanity URLs or masking mysiteName/sitepages/ to just the URL

All my pages are having the urls www.domain.com/mysiteName/sitepages/Home.aspx www.domain.com/mysiteName/sitepages/1.aspx www.domain.com/mysiteName/sitepages/2.aspx ...
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how to use JSOM to modify permissions for multiple list retrieved by a CAML query

Using SharePoint 2010 JSOM I know how to get a list item by it's ID, break its inheritance, then add a user to it's permission list with contribute access. What I cannot figure out is if I get ...