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SiteMapProvider for MySites' breadcrumb

My question is regarding the site map provider. I have a breadcrumb in the mysites and i use SPContentMapProvider to build the breadcrumb, but the problem is it always shows 'Home', so if im on my ...
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Corrupted DB Server - Preparing to restore

Several of our database servers have been corrupted - this occurred after a patch, but we are still unsure of the root cause. We are moving through the servers and restoring them to a clean state. We ...
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Exception: System.NullReferenceException: Object reference not set to an instance of an object

I recently uploaded a timer job that's purpose is to kick off a workflow on items in a custom List. Upon trying to activate it, I am immediately redirected to an error page with a Correlation ID. ...
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SP2010 REST query does not return Author info

I am starting to make use of REST queries in our SharePoint 2010 environment. One thing that has been consistent is that the query never returns the "Created By" column value, internally known as the ...
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SharePoint Online Globalization and Localization

I am developing a SharePoint Online WebSite using SharePoint Designer 2010 that has several content types, lists and workflows. One request is that the user must be able to select the language or ...
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Set Add / Edit / Display Form Views

I have looked a good bit and found several tutorials regarding how to set different views for the Add, Edit, and Display pages for my SharePoint 2010 form library. Most of these mention using the ...
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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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How to connect to oracle from a sharepoint solution?

I want to create a wsp which connects SharePoint to Oracle. On my research on this I came to know that I can use either Oracle.DataAccess dll or System.Data.OracleClient. But both of them are not ...
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Performance degradation: unfetched field caused extra roundtrip

In ULS there was this message: Performance degradation: unfetched field [PublishingPageContent] caused extra roundtrip I updated my content type with that field (content type is set to page). ...
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migrating a document library from sharepoint 2010 to sharepoint 2013 without using 3rd party tools

I have to migrate a document library from sharepoint 2010 to sharepoint 2013 without using any 3rd party tool. any nice approach to achieve it?
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How to get a list of all Choice field options using Client Object Model

How would you get a list of all the possible choices from a choice field (e.g. Task list Priority or Status fields) using javascript client object model?
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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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SharePoint 2010 Drop off library with approval before moving document?

I have a drop off library with some rules and when they are fulfilled the documents are moved to other libraries depending on what metadata was specified. I have a requirement where one group of ...
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Reply permissions for a Discussion Board in a Site with Read permissions

I currently have a site where all SharePoint groups have Read permissions. However, there is one special group called Discussion Participants that should be able to post and reply to one specific ...
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Copy list items from one list in one sub-site to another list in another sub-site under same site collection/parent site

I have a site which has a list (X) with some data, data to list X flows from different teams, and our team handles the requests in this particular list X. Now our team has another list (Y) where we ...
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Copy sharepoint list items across different farms

I am trying to copy items to a list but it sits on a different farm in the same domain. Please point me in the right direction. Some of the code is as below: string _destination = null; ...
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How to get user info by ID for SharePoint 2010 using REST?

This is for SharePoint 2010. I am using REST to query lists, but the "Created By" and "Modified By" columns are returning the user's numeric ID. I am wanting to get the user's fullname and email ...
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Kill stsadm backup process stuck in the background

I used following command for taking sharepoint 2010 site backup. stsadm -o backup -url http://siteurl -filename d:/filename.bak While backup process running, it doesn't allow any create, update ...
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Stop SPD 2010 Workflow from Firing Multiple Times

I'm running SPD 2013 with a 2010 workflow. I have a small email notification workflow that is triggered when the list workflow finishes. The email workflow sends anywhere from 2-5 or more ...
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Workflow updating a multiple value lookup column

I have a couple of task lists for a project. One list is the list of main projects, the second is a list of tasks under each main project. The main projects has a lookup column that allows multiple ...
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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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Uncaught Sys.ArgumentNullException: Sys.ArgumentNullException: Value cannot be null. Parameter name: panelsCreated[1]

I am using JavaScript to pull events for the current day of the week. I am leveraging SP.Services to do this. The problem I am having seems to be the same that a lot of others have experienced ...
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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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Issue with Content Organizer Rule for Document Sets in SharePoint 2010

I have created a new custom content type for document sets in SharePoint 2010. This content type is published via a Content Syndication Hub. I have also created a Record Centre site on the same web ...
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How to use SPServices search sql query - getting malformed query

I am using the SPServices javascript library to make a search request to sharepoint 2010 search. I am trying this query: queryText = "<QueryPacket xmlns='urn:Microsoft.Search.Query' ...
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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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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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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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Email Sending via SPD Workflow

I created one workflow to send email via SPD. The workflow sends the email to the person whose Work e-mail appear in userdisp.aspx page only. This page is accessible via Site Actions > Site ...
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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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Requirements for a Timer Job deployment

I created a timer job to kick off a workflow on all items in a List. I followed this template and converted the code to VB. What do I need to deploy this to my SharePoint site using the command: ...
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Can I move a subsite from one company's SharePoint site to another Company's Site?

I built a subsite on my company's SharePoint site. Our partner company has asked us to move the subsite to their SharePoint site. The two companies are unrelated and do not share resources (server, ...
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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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SPSecurity.RunwithElevatedPrevilages - Access Denied

I am embarassed asking this question since I have done this a gazzillion times but this SPSecurity.RunWithElevatedPrevilages has stumped me. Please look at the below code, I think there is nothing ...
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User Profile Sync will not sync any users

I click on Start Profile Synchronization (Full or Incremental) and nothing happens. It never shows it going through the different sync stages. Running with farm account that has full rights ...
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Document Preview in sharepoint 2010

I have a custom webpart which shows all the documents belonging to the logged in User. I would like to show the preview of the document when user hover over on item in a webpart. How can i achieve ...
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Deploying Branding as a Feature across multiple site collections

I'm Junior dev trying to get my head around SharePoint so I was hoping someone might be able to help me out with some issues I'm having. I'm in the process of complying a new branding solution for ...
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SharePoint 2010 Central Administration link not working

I have problem on a SharePoint 2010 Server installation where the Central Admin icon/link (the one in start menu) isn't working. It opens a browser with a URL to the root address of the server, then ...
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What is Sharepoint REST service? [closed]

Please give clear understanding for following URL _vti_bin/Lists.asmx _vti_bin/listdata.svc _api/web/lists
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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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Problems adding WCF Data Services to SharePoint 2010

I would like to add a custom OData endpoint to SharePoint 2010. Because of its dependency on .NET 4.0, the Web API OData provider is currently not an option for SharePoint 2010 (based on .NET 3.5). ...
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Count number of Yes/No entries in a column promoted from InfoPath

Using SP 2010, I'm trying to find a way that I can count the number of Yes/No entries in a column of a Form Library. The goal is to display the counts in a Chart Web Part. The column contains values ...
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List Item won't save if title is entered

I have created a new list and am working on editing the newform.aspx page to customize the form. In the new list, I have renamed the title column to 'Details' because I will be using it as a link to ...
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Providing Read access to the Welcome Page

I am in the process of retiring a site collection (SharePoint 2010). I have a splash page (splash.aspx) located in a document library on the root web and have set the Welcome Page to this splash page. ...
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Person and group column not updated in SharePoint 2010

I am testing SharePoint 2010. I am trying to create a local user (workgroup user or not AD user) in Windows Server 2008 R2 and create a new list. The list would contain a person and group as column, ...
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how to detect if an url have a query string with xslt

currently I have a CQWP and need know if the current url have query string through xsl. can anyone help me with this problem?
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SP2010: how to link to document on my Title column on document library?

I am using sp2010. I have a document library with some columns. I see the column name with a link to the document. But I would like to implement this on the title column. Is it possible to implement a ...
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Any way to fix taxonomy fields after switching to different service app. with terms with same labels, but different IDs?

SP2010 Is there way to fix taxonomy fields after switching to different service app. with terms with same tree and labels, but different IDs? Terms have translation in 2 languages. Someone migrated ...
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Create link that will create a content type based on document set - SP2010

I've extended the basic document set content type to include a couple of extra columns. Let's call it "CaseFile". I want to be able to create a link that allows the user to kick off the creation of ...
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SharePoint rest interface is slow for a particular list

I have about 10 list in my SharePoint site. I am using REST to query some data. However, I have got an irritating issue. I have lists called, Applications(3000 Items), Candidates(30000 Items), ...