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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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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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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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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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Is it possible to show file name in document version history

I am wondering if it is possible to track file name changes in SharePoint 2010 document version history? Like when you change a property the document version will show that that value was changed. but ...
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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 custom ranking model filetypes

i have a custom ranking model which works great but they asked if it was possible to give some pagelayouts higher ranking than others. i started with trying this with filetypes as a lot of the ...
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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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SharePoint 2010 Site Actions menu items hidden in IE9

I poked around a bit for the answer but didnt find anything. I have a site in which the Site Actions menu items are hidden in IE (all version). Some background on the site: I am currently working on ...
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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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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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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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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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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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How to create multiple operator options in one filter, and how to add “contain” filter in external content type?

I'm creating external content type from SQL server to business data list. I would like to create a read list operator based on search stored procedure. I noticed in creating filter table, there's no ...
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How to save page properties using CSOM/JSOM/Rest api

I am updating the properties of page in sharepoint using CSOM listItem.set_item('webPartProperties ',JSON.stringify(newProperty)); listItem.update(); var context = SP.ClientContext.get_current(); ...
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Extremely complicated XSLT for a huge list of information

Which, I realize, is not the greatest title in the world, but I'm not sure what else to call this. So, the list data looks a little like this: More or less. Basically, a set of products are ...
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Multiple Criteria Lookup in Parent List

I have a list of projects (Project List) and another list of periodic status updates (Status Update List) related to each project (one-to-many). I need a lookup column in the Project List that ...
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Restrict Adding User to SPGroup Based on a User Property

I have an SPGroup that has permissions that are common to several users but my requirement is only one user (of a given parameter) should be in this SPGroup. For example, I have a list of Company ...
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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 2010 Kerberos Configuration Troubleshooter

Can someone say if it's possible to download fresh version of "SharePoint 2010 Kerberos Configuration Troubleshooter" utility? The problem I've got a program ...
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Get object of ribbon button in JavaScript

I am trying to access the ribbon button via JavaScript. Below is my code: // Get the page manager var ribbonPageMgr = SP.Ribbon.PageManager.get_instance(); // Get the ribbon var ribbon = ...
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Sharepoint 2010 and PDFs

I am a site owner for my job and we use our SharePoint site as a learning management system (LMS). Our document libraries contain interactive PDFs that students check out, work in, and save back into ...
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Removing user from people picker/UIL

Background Information: Company is the process of moving to a new domain called domain A, from domain B. at one point there was going to be a domain, called domain C that had a few users setup and ...
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Insert users first name from SharePoint Security Group

I created a workflow in SharePoint Designer 2010. When an item is added to a library an email gets sent to all recipients. The recipients are being pulled from a custom SharePoint group that I ...
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Cannot filter on Column in some views of a doc library

I have a 2010 site that has a document library with a threshold of 7500 items. The library is currently sitting at over 8000 items, so we have created multiple views that filter on indexed columns. ...
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Iframe and sharepoint compatibilty

I have a iframe where a user completes few courses and clicks finish at the end where we track the user activity as complete . This used to work with IE,chrome and mozilla. Recently one of the users ...
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SharePoint current/quick navigation

I'm facing a strange problem with one of our SharePoint administrators. He can only see a few heading/links under current/quick navigation. Up until yesterday he could see the full list. I have ...
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SPD workflow - Stop workflow if item is deleted

Environment SharePoint 2010 standard I have create a SharePoint designer workflow attached to a content type. The content type is then attached to a SharePoint list. In the workflow I have set ...
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Rename Document Set that has declared documets

In a 2010 SharePoint site, we would like to rename a number of document sets. The problem is that when the documents are already declared, it becomes a tedious mess that takes a very long time. We ...
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Enable Drag&Drop in Overlayed Calendars | SP2010

I'm trying to find a way to enable users to use the standard Sharepoint Calendar Drag&Drop function for overlayed calendars as well. For now, Users can only Drag&Drop events that are in the ...
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Understanding list view threshold (I expected an exception)

I created a list with numerous lookup columns (more than 12) and many many list items (more than 30.000). The "All List Items" view works perfectly. This is expected However I expected a sorting on ...
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Is it possible to dynamically hide specific custom retention actions in the dropdown menu?

I'm dynamically creating custom retention actions for information management policies. My problem is that in the retention action dropdown menu, I would like to show only some custom retention actions ...
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Sharepoint Designer cons in 2010, are they still relevant in 2013?

I came across this article on TechNet for the 2010 version of Sharepoint Designer, in particular the author mentions 3 cons about it (below). I'm keen to understand if these cons are still relevant ...
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Required Field Issue with SharePoint 2010 December 2013 CU

I installed SP2 a couple of weeks ago to fix the issues with my XSLT Compiles timing oot (Which was a Bug introduced in SP1). Things seemed fine, but then a few days later we noticed that workflows ...
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PowerShell script to update ContentType of existing records in Document Library

we are using Document Library in SharePoint 2010 environment. there are about 200 document present in the document library which have been identified (based on location - England and employee type - ...
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Filter View based on a column in lookup list

I have got 2 lists call Applications and Vacancies. Application has a lookup filed pointing to Vacancy. And Vacancy list has got a user field called "Hiring Manager". I need to create a view under ...
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Filter.aspx and GetDistinctValues

We found an issue, that filters on columns are stop working. Error message is: Cannot show the value of the filter. The field may not be filterable, or the number of items returned exceeds the ...
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User profiles - some use listform.aspx, others userdisp.aspx

On a SharePoint 2010 installation we have a small number of users whose user profile URLs (i.e. click on their name in the list of users) goes to something like this: ...
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extended SharePoint server 2010 lists have problem with columns that have customized forms for their data gathering with InfoPath 2010

our server is upgraded from 2007 and we have problems there that force us to decide to move sites to the new 2010 web application. after that we have problem with excel services that solutions and ...
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SP 2010 wiki anchors

I was wondering if there was any way to make anchors in a wiki that work properly. If not, any alternatives. I am fleshing out a wiki on a SharePoint2010 intranet site and am trying to make a table ...