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Login prompt for SharePoint Home page for one of the language

I have a front end server where I am getting login prompt when I access the home page. The weird thing in my SharePoint 2010 site is that it is configured with two languages like English and German, ...
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Performance issues in SharePoint site

We have a web app that was migrated from SharePoint 2007 to 2010 and then to 2013 using Database attach and restore method. What we have seen is that the performance is not quite what we expected on ...
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How do I find which column is being declared incorrectly?

I am a junior dev working on a Sharepoint 2007 to 2010 migration and am hitting the following error when I attempt to import the template: The formula refers to a column that does not exist. Check ...
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SharePoint 2010 log4net EventReceiver not work

I'm developing one SharePoint Farm Solution with SharePoint 2010 Foundation. I've used log4net for logging. I configured my log4net inside assembly info using: [assembly: ...
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SP2010 custom ranking model filetypes

I have a custom ranking model which works great. But is it possible to give some page layouts higher ranking than others? I started trying this with file types as a lot of the examples are using ...
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SharePoint Web Analytics vs IIS Logs

I am analyzing the SharePoint 2010 traffic for my site , I got confuses when I analyzed the IIS logs and SharePoint Web Analytics results, because the result is quite different, Like: Top Pages of ...
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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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Custom allitems.aspx page?

What I'm trying to accomplish is when a user submits a "newform.aspx" it will direct to a page saying "Thanks for submitting" instead of showing the list and all items on it. I would assume there's an ...
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AddBehavior & navigateFrame (Open With Explorer) SP2010

I have been facing an issue with "Open With Explorer" and well, restarting WebClient service helps sometimes, restarting my PC also helps sometimes, but that is totally not handy. I have taken a very ...
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How do I display a Custom List form on a page and have the Master Page still displayed? SharePoint 2010

I created a custom list and will use the a custom new item form as the default view on a new site page. The problem I run into is that the master page (branding info, banner, etc) does not show up. ...
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SharePoint 2010 Library Tree View

What is the best way to create a SharePoint tree view web part for a document library?
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UserProfileService GetUserProfile Modified Date in 2010

I have a problem when loading a UserProfile from the UserProfileService in Powershell. I am able to get a list of properties, however I can't seem to find when the profile was last modified. One ...
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SP2010 VS2010 Sequential Workflow not able to create a Task in Tasks List With Custom content type

I have created sequential workflow for three level approval workflow with while condition. i am starting workflow manually using SOM since i need to update one of the field later inserting data into ...
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How to delete a non-responsive query component from search topology using PowerShell?

How to delete a stuck and not responding query component from a search topology in SharePoint 2010? This query component worked fine before but it is not responding because the web front end server ...
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Check for empty date in SPD Workflow

Question How can I check for an empty date condition in a SharePoint Designer Workflow? Background I have a list called "Project" with multiple date fields. I have a calendar called "Project ...
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Union Multiple Lists with Client JavaScript Object Model

I have several SP 2010 lists with the exact same columns. I would like to perform a union on the lists and display a filtered subset from this union. I tried doing it using a joined datasource in SP ...
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syncing a personal calendar with sharepoint calendars in 2013

Guys i know you cant sync your personal calendar with your team sharepoint calendars in 2010 but i was wondering whether this is now possible in 2013 using exchange 2013. Currently we just send an ...
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Autofill people picker with user

I am creating a list in SP2010 and need the user's name to auto-populate in the "Assigned To" people-picker field whenever a s/he submits a new item. THanks!
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Filter a drop-down list based on the value of a calculated value

I have a Microsoft InfoPath 2010 form linked to a list at a SharePoint Site. I would like to filter a drop-down list based on the value of a calculated value. There is a drop-down control which ...
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HTTP 503 error accessing Sharepoint excelservice.asmx through SOAP

I work for The Smeal College of Business at Penn State. I am doing a project for the Supply chain program and I am creating an excel workbook in Sharepoint that uses a lot of UDF's. I have no problem ...
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Where are Sandboxed solutions being used?

Within many of our SharePoint 2010 Site Collections, we have the Solution Gallery. Within these Solution Galleries, there exists Sandboxed solutions that are active and used with each Site ...
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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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SP2010: How to hide/alter default text in a view that has zero item

How can I alter or hide the text that is displayed in a list view that has zero item - There are no items to show in this view of the list. To add a new item, click "New". Note: I'm looking for a ...
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Excel document opening in browser (unsupported features)

I am using Sharepoint 2010 and when users click on an .xlsx document in a document library it says the following: "The workbook cannot be opened because it contains the following features that ...
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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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Send to or copy multiple documents

Is it possible to use the feature "copy" or "send to" for multiple documents? We can't work with "open in explorer", because we need the filter option in our library. Is there a code or tool for this ...
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SP2010 Calendar Event removal via Outlook Email Cancellation

I've enabled incoming email for my SP calendar and have that working just fine. If I create a meeting through outlook, it populates my SP calendar and my Outlook calendar. If I then cancel the ...
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can not access web application from Load balancer after restart foundation web application service

Strange issue i have in our environment this is old farm and i am trying to add cumulative updates, it works for me when i stop sharepoint foundation web application service and run the configuration ...
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Failed to upgrade SharePoint Products. An exception of type Microsoft.SharePoint.PostSetupConfiguration.PostSetupConfigurationTaskException was thrown

in sharepoint 2010 when i install cu feb 2016, i face below errors one by one in event viewer and configuration wizard failed Unable to create a Service Connection Point in the current Active ...
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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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Site Collection size cause

We have a site collection that has couple of document libraries each having 10K documents. And the content DB assigned to that site collection is showing 280 GB used. But when we check the library ...
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Connect a SharePoint 2010 Calendar View to Outlook 2010

We would like to present a "My View" of a divisional calendar to users within Outlook. The standard "Connect to Outlook" does a great job of setting up the calendar in Outlook, unfortunately there is ...
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Getting the exception: “Operation is not valid due to the current state of the object” when calling SPUtility.GetPrincipalsInGroup()

When calling the method: Microsoft.SharePoint.Utilities.SPUtility.GetPrincipalsInGroup(SPWeb web, String input, Int32 maxCount, Boolean& reachedMaxCount) I get the following stack trace: ...
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Web service timeout issues

I've seen some posts on timeout errors but nothing I think that will help me. I have a custom web service running on a sharepoint server. It creates site collections and is being called through a ...
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RBS error in web front end server 18642 when read data

We have some content databases configured with RBS storage. This SharePoint farm has two web front end servers. I found the below RBS errors frequently in event viewer on one particular web server, ...
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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 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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Multiple process status in tasks workflow

I am struggling to find a way to let the submitter place an order, the order goes to the responsible person and change it status to be "NOTIFIED" , after that he should be able to enter the order and ...
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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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Declarative WebPart on publishing page

I have made a publishing page layout that has a WebPartZone and a MediaWebPart in the ZoneTemplate. Example below. <WebPartPages:WebPartZone runat="server" Title="Fokusøki Media" ...
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Multiple sharepoint web front end servers in Load balancer

we have 4 web front end servers in our sharepoint farm and now plan for add these servers in load balancer F5, for adding sharepoint web front end servers in load balancer there are settings need to ...
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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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Publishing a Form to a Form Library is not Allowed

I have been assigned a task to check out an InfoPath 2010 form that is located within a Form Library. For testing purposes I created a new Form Library called Test Form Library. I then publish the ...
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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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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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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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Sharepoint 2010 - Workflow, return field as Lookup Values, Comma Delimited getting both lookup id and lookup value

I'm working on a simple workflow in SPD 2010 which is going to send an email to multiple recipients based on lookup values and even though I set the "Return Field As: Lookup Values, Comma Delimited" ...
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SPD2010: Storing Variables as email addresses

Current Infrastructure: SharePoint 2010 Standard (RTM) My Question: Can the community advise me if it's possible to store an email address as a variable within an SPD Workflow? Scenario: My scenario ...
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Can't create custom list forms for list Sharepoint 2010

So here is my current scenario. I have two custom lists, both lists have the same content type associated with them. I was able to create custom forms for new, edit, and display for one list. I have a ...
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SharePoint 2010 books to prepare - dev focus

SharePoint 2010 is going to bring a lot of new technologies to SharePoint developers such as Linq and Silverlight that we may not have touched before. What are your recommended dev books to read to ...