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Advanced Search web part giving error

I am trying to add an "Advanced Search" web-part to my web-part page. Currently the web part is raising an error object reference is not set to instance of object. Full stack trace recovered from ...
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SPGridView - How to make it look & feel like built-in SP grid

In C# code, I'm working with the SPGridView control to display list items from a list of type SPDocumentLibrary. It binds fine, but it looks totally plain and has basically no features. I would like ...
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Check given user's listItem permissions with SharePoint 2010 Managed Client Object Model (c#)

Is it possible to determine if a user can access a given item identified by its url without the users context - it has to be done with CSOM. Code so far: var file = ...
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Update Panel Error

I am working with SharePoint 2010 features. I am writing feature receiver code where I create new web part pages with ReportViewerWebPart and my custom web part on the page. I am creating multiple ...
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Presence not displayed on Person or group field

I have a SharePoint 2010 site collection where the People or Group fields like "Created By" or "Modified by" show only the name of the user, without the presence dot next to it. However, I have other ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Advanced Search

This is the question related to the Advanced Search. The second Test Box value "The Exact Phrase is getting cleared", once I search the required Word Documents (like Alerts, and Result Type = Word ...
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Sharepoint 2010 - Save & Close and discard checkouts

I was working in Sharepoint 2010 and have made a load of changes to a page. Thoughout the day I was frequently saving and closing the page, but not checking in or publishing the page (it needed to be ...
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Linking sub menus to variations

I have a publishing site with variations, the directory structure is laid out like this: en-us -products --product1 --product2 -contact us -news euro -products --product1 --product3 -contact us -news ...
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Filtering an XLV with a Managed Metadata Field in a Publishing Page Layout

I have a custom Page Layout which inherits from Enterprise Wiki, with an additional column of type Managed Metadata. In SharePoint Designer, I place this field as a control onto my customised page ...
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How to collect data from user using a form from an email using SharePoint 2010

I want to create a feature in SharePoint 2010. Note: I have no experience with SharePoint. User creates an item in a list Selected users from the item will get notified in an email Email should have ...
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Connect to Office - Add to SharePoint Sites - When do SharePoint Sites get synchronized?

We are having trouble with the Add to SharePoint Sites functionality. It often doesn't work as we expect it to work. Hence I'll try to describe what we are doing, then I'll try to formulate my ...
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Show AlertMe link not working in search results webpart

I checked on the "Show AlertMe link" in the settings in webpart properties of the search results webpart, but the status of it getting changed to unchecked when I edit it again. It is not getting ...
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Is it possible to create a lookup column with a list of all lists on the site using a WSDL data source?

I have a list in which I want the user to be able to select the name of 1 or more lists/libraries that exist on the account. I know I can use _vti_bin/lists.asmx?op=GetListCollection to get a list of ...
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Approve/Reject a task from a custom InfoPath form?

We are using the OOTB Approval workflow for some tasks that is kicked off when a user enters info on a custom InfoPath form and clicks submit. The user receives the OOTB email with instructions to ...
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Error loading navigation: The Managed Navigation term set is improperly attached to the site

I got this error when I tried to restore site and content from higher environment to lower environment Below are the steps I performed "top level site settings" -> "Navigation" , selected ...
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Update List Item Programmatically

I have the following code in a InfoPath form that should update a list with items from a repeating table. For some reason the code runs i get no errors but the list is not updated with the items, ...
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Access Crawled Property values using PowerShell

Is it possible to retrieve a list of values for a given crawled property? If so, how would this be achieved using PowerShell? For example, I have a crawled property called 'Forename' and I would ...
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SharePoint SOAP services, WSDL lacks schema definition

Fetching the WSDL from my SharePoint 2010 server, it appears that in the WSDL definitions the schemas lack any substance on the type of the returns. Here would be an example: <s:element ...
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SP2010 Incoming Email Message Not Working

I was able to configure incoming email settings to work. I send a test email and it creates the item fine but it only imports the TITLE of the email but nowhere of the body message is in the list ...
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Synchronisation Service doesn't update Job Title

A user's Job Title field isn't updating in the User Profile (and therefore an old value is showing-up in the People Search). Interestingly, I can see the Job Title property changing when I view it ...
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The workflow template has specified no FormURN for this page Error when Associating Out of the box SharePoint 2010 publihsing approval workflow

Hello i have associated a imported a out of the box SharePoint 2010 Publishing Approval Workflow from Sharepoint Designer 2013 to Visual studio 2012 with the import Sharepoint 2010 workflow project in ...
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Error when trying to Approve Master Pages

I am editing a SharePoint Enterprise 2010 site and every time I edit a masterpage on any of our site collections I get the error "That item is no longer available. It may have been deleted by another ...
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Event Log: Faulting application name: Fabric.exe, version: 1.0.960.0

I'm working on a SP2013. It was setup by someone else. I fixed most issues. But then I found there is this entry in event log. It happens frequently. Anyone knows anything about this error? ...
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Convert classic authentication to claims (ADFS) considerations

      I have a question because what I would like to ask is not very well documented on the Internet. I have recently been working on a migration of a classic auth. NTLM ...
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How do I localize web part title?

I'm adding a bunch of web parts to a page using a module like this: <AllUsersWebPart WebPartZoneID="TopLeftRow" WebPartOrder="1"> <![CDATA[ <webParts> ...
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Upgrade SharePoint 2010 WebTemplate to SharePoint 2013

I had a SharePoint 2010 project that deploys a WebTemplate to the farm. I upgraded the project to make it compatible with SharePoint 2013 and updated the solution in SharePoint farm. Now, when I try ...
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Send chart image in automated email

The scenario is this: A monthly progress report email is sent to managers which contains, at present, links to a page with sharepoint chart web parts on it. Because people are lazy and don't like ...
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SharePoint 2010 Web Analytics Top Pages

Can someone explain what Top Page page view actually is? I'm looking at our web analytics and the page view count seems very low for a particular PDF file. If I look at the IIS logs and filter it to ...
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Move-SPUser : pixels

Migrating users from one domain to another, I get this error on a couple of users. The migration still seems to occur. Move-SPUser : pixels At D:\UserMigration\MigrateUsers.ps1:10 char:28 + ...
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How to get SPUser from FBA login name

I have a Form Based Authentication login name login_name how to get an SPUser object for that login name. I have tried the Web.EnsureUser(string.Format("c:0-.f|role|{0}", name)); but it gives me ...
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Adding ECB to search results

I need to add the ECB functionality to the results of a document search (Core Search results). Does anyone know if this is possible? I was hoping to add this through the XSL of the web part but ...
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Why Sharepoint FormField's ID is parametrized and how it can take different values after its initial creation?

In SPD 2010, on designer surface of a web part page I insert DataFormWebPart by: "Current Data Source" ("Data Sources Details" Task Pane) --> choose rows --> "Insert Selected Fields As.." --> "New ...
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Add all users to a group when using UserProfileManager?

When I use the UserProfileManager I get all the profiles when using .GetEnumerator() and looping thru them all with foreach($profile in $AllProfiles). After the loop I can get PropertyConstants like ...
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Workflow doesn't start when Item is created

I have an initial workflow that is independent of this discussion where an item gets copied into list1. After this occurs, the workflow in question starts as expected since I have the workflow set to ...
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Transfer a task when a person is out of office

Environment : Foundation 2010 I created a new list with the "Issue Tracking" model. My workflows include some tasks automatically assigned to a specific person. But I would like to transfer these ...
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Which code is updating my List Items

I've a very peculiar problem. I've a task list which is getting modified by "System Account" daily. Tasks are getting into Pending status from Completed or Draft. Timing is almost the same: 1:00AM ...
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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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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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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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Line chart with team sum up

I have a list with columns Teams, Manual Minutes & Auto Minutes I am trying to get a line chart with the sum of Manual Minutes in one series and a sum of Auto Minutes in another. Team name ...
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Configuring the value of [Today] in sharepoint

I am trying to change the time zone settings that [Today] should follow. It is currently taking UTC-8 and I want to change that to UTC timezone. I tried changing the regional settings timezone at ...
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sharepoint search api timezone issue

Sharepoint search api seems to use a different timezone I created 5 new articles with today's date, but they are not appearing in the api search query. I have a search query rule which picks up ...
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Difference in Working Days with decimals

I have tried everything possible and cannot get this to work. I want days with 2 decimal points. Here are the methods attempted: This method gives no decimal points: =DATEDIF([In ...
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SharePoint 2010, filter Document Set in URL

I'm trying to filter a document set in SharePoint 2010. For example, the URL to the main document library is #1) http://uat/sites/dps/doc/Forms/folders.aspx I would access a document set like this ...
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Upgrade feature to add new site columns in site and in content type

We have a SP feature that add site columns to site and same columns to site content type. Need to upgrade feature to add new site columns in site and in content types as well. Followed exact steps ...
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SharePoint Search Bar

I've a SP2010 Site with numerous pages, so many so that the Global Navigation bar is split across 2 lines. I'm wondering if it's possible to amend the Master Page to move the location of the Search ...
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Can I query ContentItems using tags in Sharepoint 2010 API?

I am experimenting with SharePoint 2010 REST Interface and SharePoint 2010 Web Services to retrieve content based on certain Tags. Is there a way to retrieve content based on social tags in ...
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Date Validation - Working Days

We have a system where users can submit requests, but we would like to restrict the date so they can only choose a final date that is greater than 2 working days (greater or equal to 3 working days). ...
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How to get task and sub-task level % Complete to appear as total on summary task level % Complete

I created a Project Task list in SharePoint Foundation 2010. This list contains several Summary Tasks that contain Tasks. I am able to calculate the average % Complete for each task item in each ...
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User Profile Import from Different environment

I just wondering if there is a way to import User profile from different environment. For instance copy the user profile import from Production environment to PreProd environment. Both environment ...