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Correct Way to Reassign Workflow Tasks in Visual Studio WF

What is the correct way to programmatically reassign a task to another individual in a SharePoint 2010 custom workflow? We do not want to simply change the person to whom the task is assigned although ...
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Authenticate against SharePoint with a custom Windows Desktop app

I have a client who uses SharePoint internally, but allows their external contractors to login via forms authentication. The problem is the contractors are in the field, so their internet is ...
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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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Mapping Windows Services back to Credential Management

In SharePoint 2010 Server, what service accounts do the following windows services map to in the Credential Management drop down? OSearch14(Windows Service) SPSearch4(Windows Service) I am trying ...
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Web Part Connection doesn't work on XsltListViewWebPart after closing the Edit Form

After we migrated from SharePoint 2010 to 2013, we are facing a weird issue with a web part connection on XsltListViewWebParts. The Scenario We have implemented a web part which displays a combobox, ...
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Powershell - Deleting Webparts from pages 'skips' webparts

I am attempting to delete some webparts from various pages in a site collection using Powershell. It seems that 'querying' the webparts on the page pulls the correct number of webparts to delete, but ...
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Export Infopath Form from Sharepoint List

I have a List that uses an Infopath form. Is it possible to extract the actual infopath xml document. The idea is I want to have a process where I extract the item as xml as dump it in a document ...
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Continously receiving email false Alerts from Sharepoint 2010 workflow task

We are using SP 2010 SP1. we have created a Approval workflow associated with a task list with due remainders. After some days , we are getting an due remainders through Email stating the task is over ...
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SharePoint 2010 Approval Workflow

I don't have access to OOTB approval workflows as we use SharePoint 2010 Foundation. Does anyone have an example they can share, which shows an list approval workflow in SharePoint Designer, together ...
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Is there a way to crawl only a specific lists within one site collection?

We have: - one specific List that needs to be indexed every 10 minutes http://site/lists/Invoices - several archived lists: http://site/lists/archved1, http://site/lists/archved2, etc that ...
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How to find the size of the largest doc lib

Is there a way to find the document library of which total size (the sum of sizes of its contained documents) is the largest in the farm. I checked Web Analytics --> Inventory --> Storage Usage But ...
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How to save a custom chart types

I'm working on sharepoint 2010. I want to create a lot of charts in my site. all those charts must have the same appearance. I tested to just do a copy paste of my first chart but it doesn't seem to ...
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Insert webpart control disabled When my custom webpart control is added

I have created a visual web part that has ajax script manager, update panel and timer controls in visual studio 2010. When add this webpart to a Webparts Page it is working okay. But after I add this ...
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Problem while resetting the share point lockup value with 20+ items

I have a sharepoint lookup and a text box. On Text box changed event i want to reset the next lookup value to (None) and text box to empty. Below is the code for the same. This code is working ...
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Height of ModalDialog not working in IE8

I have following code for an SP.UI.ModalDialog: function SendDocument(siteUrl, listID, itemID) { var options = SP.UI.$create_DialogOptions(); options.url = siteUrl + ...
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Product Configuration Wizard Fails Step 2 of 9

I recently installed a SharePoint 2010 Server Language Pack from here. The install went smoothly and the language pack installed successfully. After completing the installation, the installation ...
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Display Images from sharepoint library in table

The below code displays the images in the image library Horizontally. But i want to display the first 5 images from my array in the table format. I have attached the output below. Can you please help ...
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SharePoint 2013 error with external list connecting to LobSystem

I created the ECT with a Custom Impersonated ID so it is connecting to the SQL Database with a specific ID and PW for the SQL DB not through windows Authentication. I created the External list ...
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Reopen Web Part once closed in Web Part Maintenance Page

I've got an error happening on a page, so I closed all the web parts on it with the Web Part Maintenance Page. This indeed made the issue go away. Trouble is, how do I reopen the web parts so that I ...
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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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MS Office documents won't open

I'm using SharePoint 2010 and MS Office 2013 up until recently I was having no issues with this combination. Starting over the last week all MS Office documents will not open. The MS Office ...
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Custom EditForm error

I've created a custom editform.aspx via SP Designer. When i open it i get an error. The Logs doens't help me, beacuse i don't know what the problem is. My search show me some XsltTransformTimeOut ...
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Error while setting Variable of type String with value of GUID

Using SharePoint Designer 2010 I've made a workflow that contains of a couple of steps: First I'm setting a variable called GUID (type String) to the value of a List item from List1. Secondly, I'm ...
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Drop Down Menu in SharePoint 2010

I currently administer a 2007 site and am looking to replicate environment in this 2010. Only problem is that I'm a novice user of SharePoint. Within the 2007 site, I've sub-sites / pages showing as ...
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SharePoint 2010 Foundation Gantt chart won't display in IE

I created a task list with a Gantt view in SharePoint 2010 Foundation. When I input some data, I was surprised that the Gantt chart itself did not display. While I see the two panes, with the titles ...
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REST API Sharepoint 2010 hyperlink column

I am using REST api to get data form a list. The only thing tripping me up is a hyperlink column containing a link to a word document in a library. The data is being returned like so: ...
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using SharePoint server 2010 I cannot upload png files. I am using IE 11 and Windows 7

I can upload bmp files, not jpg or png. I set png as a file type for search. I set security low for the local intranet and Trusted sites settings. I used the paint program to change the png file to a ...
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Recommended value for List view threshold

As per Microsoft, the recommended value for "List View Threshold" should be 5000 but in my production environment this value has been set to 10,00000. Will there be any performance impact or any ...
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Build a visual web part that shows a document library

Ok so I need to build a visual web part (Has to be Server side and done in visual studio c#) that shows a document library. On selection of the document library, the web part must output the entire ...
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Date Format 'Bug' In Lists?

I have a calendar with a date & time field called Departure that a user fills when they add an item. For display purposes, my list view uses a calculated column with ...
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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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FBA - Search Issue with Custom Login Page

I have implemented FBA on an web application which has a custom login page. The custom page doesn't let the users login via windows authentication even though it is enabled from central admin. Seems ...
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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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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 to set the value of "Fixed Query" of People ...
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Remove line spacing from 'Full details' in workflow email

I have a workflow in SP 2010 that I use to send an email whenever an item is added. I've included the 'Full details' in the body of the email, however when the email arrives it has massive spacing in ...
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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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Tracking and reporting in sharepoint 2010 ? user accessing what kind of data ?

I want to track How many times a particular user has accessed what document in document library?and i need to show this in a report format. Also, i need to check what are links being accessed in the ...
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Custom KeywordQuery ignores scope until I visit viewscopes.aspx

I have a setup with two farms. Farm A is the front-end farm where web applications are hosted and farm B is the service farm where the search service + others are hosted. I have set up a custom ...
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How to add custom group in list setting page?

I want to add one custom action in my custom group. I have done following for that <Elements xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/sharepoint/"> <CustomActionGroup ...
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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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Task List ItemAdded Receiver doesn't work for workflow created tasks

Why doesn't the ItemAdded Receiver get called when a task was created by a workflow, but when a user created a task it does? I tried setting the Receivers ListUrl to my list URL and tried using the ...
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How do i automatically get date and time when status of a task is changed?

How do i capture date and time when status of task is changed? I have 3 different columns Date Assigned, Date In Progress, Date Completed. When a task is assigned to a user, is there a way Date ...
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List Datasheet view blank

I have a List with some data in it. I can see the data while in standard view however when I switch to Datasheet view I only see a blank datasheet (no headings or data, just the MS Access icon and the ...
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Copying Files from One Document Library to Another

We are in the process of migrating several documents from multiple document libraries into one central document library. I need to copy all of the files located in one document library on our ...
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Is there a way to duplicate or copy a list into the same site

So here is my problem. I have a site collection. In this site I have a list (ListA) that has lots of columns and lots of attachments and lots of items and over the threshold. I would like to create a ...
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How to Right align a web part?

I have a page that I need to right align a web part at the top of the page. Not the text itself I just need the web part to be on the right side instead of the left side. I cannot change the layout ...
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Issue with CopyIntoItems (SPServices) - only copy certain fields?

I am using SPServices's implementation of CopyIntoItems the following way: $().SPServices({ operation: "GetItem", Url: itemurl, async: false, ...
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Automatically copy items

We have 6 different libraries. All of them are working with a checkbox column (management). Is it possible to run a script or something like that, which grabs all documents (management = yes) and copy ...
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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 ...