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Content Query Web Part - Multiple (repeated) additional fiters

I am creating a Content Query Web Part as part of a feature receiver (feature activated), and adding it to a publishing page. The purpose is to filter on the Approval Status field for a Calendar ...
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Where does SPFolder store it's “Created By” information?

Here's an odd one: I have a content type derived from SPFolder, that I am creating through code. As part of the creation process, I am trying to set the "Created By" information to be the user who ...
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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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Sharepoint Site permission issue

We have a web application based on SharePoint. Every Saturday night Site collection permission default groups gets deleted automatically and it is difficult to find the cause of this issue. We have ...
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SharePoint Client Object Model not returning hidden folders in document library

I am using the SharePoint Client Object Model to get information from a SharePoint 2010 document library to be able to delete old htm-files located there. The problem is that these htm-files have ...
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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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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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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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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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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 ...
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Powershell list.workflowassociation not working right

I encountered recently a weird problem. I'm using a powershell script to : - save all workflows autostart properties (from all lists/webs/sites) - make modifications to items in the lists - restore ...
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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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Sorting a Lookup Column from Survey that pulls from Calculated Field SP 2010

I'm looking for a way to sort a Lookup question in a survey that pulls from a calculated field. Specifically, I have it lookup a calculated field that combines the date and name from a list. I want ...
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Global Navigation - Unable to set permissions

SharePoint 2010 I'm site collection admin. Problem: I'm unable to set permissions on global navigation links. Example: I enter a user in the 'Audience' column, username validates. However, an ...
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Add Rich Text to List View without changing ribbon context?

I have a few Lists and Libraries in my Sharepoint 2010 farm that I have added small instructions to. For example: This particular image is a calendar list view page of which I used the site actions ...
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Managed Metadata import/export in subsites

I am attempting to export/import the managed data in a library of a subsite on my intranet. When I attempt to use the taxonomy tools that are up on Codeplex, or when I use code such as this, I am ...
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XSLT Global parameter LCID is empty

According to this MSDN documentation about XSLT global parameters, in main.xsl there is a parameter named LCID whose value should be the value of ...
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SharePoint InputFormTextBox returns javascript error while changing its position

I have created one aspx page for implementing the edit comments of the form. For this I am using the SharePoint InputFormTextBox control. I have a total of 4 Divs each containing one InputFormTextBox, ...
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How to speed up saving a list as template

I want to save a library as a template. For this I use the following PowerShell code $id = [Guid]::NewGuid() $templateName = [String]::Format("{0}-{1}",$list.Title,$id.ToString()); ...
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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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Sharepoint 2010 http webapp redirected to wrong webapp when using https

I am facing a specific probelm on a Server2008R2 & Sharepoint 2010 setup. On the System there are multiple Webapps, but only one must be configured with SSL on port 443. the others remain on port ...
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Can you use Anonymous Access on Host Named Site Collections in a Claims Based Web Application?

We have a Claims Based Web Application which hosts various Host Named Site Collections. One of these sites requires Anonymous Access. I have applied AA to the Web Application and activated it on the ...
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How to use already existing information in three different forms + default values

I have three forms, one for new membership, one for changing your membership information and one for continuing your membership. In new membership form you give your basic information; name, phone ...
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Cross Browser Local File Viewer in Content Editor Web Part

Is there a way to use the content editor web part (in SharePoint 2010 standard edition) to view files on a network (given an absolute path using and iframe) that will work in IE, FireFox, Chrome, ...
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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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Session Expired Issue for IE browser in FBA Web Application

we have extend session timeout with the help of couple of posts : http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/hh147183%28v=office.14%29.aspx ...
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Error on Custom Sitemap Provider

I've come across an odd scenario and I'm drawing a blank. Perhaps one of my peers here will have an idea. We have a custom navigation solution which consumes and builds on the OOTB navigation ...
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ListData.svc appends the library title with 0?

It seems that if i create the following libraries on a Sharepoint site: Test Library 2 Test Library2 TestLibrary2 then the ListData.svc will return the following entitites: <collection ...
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ArgumentOutOfRangeException after editing a page

I am replacing a colleague for the support of a SharePoint 2010 intranet. I have edited a page to move a webpart below another webpart. An ASP .Net exception page has been displayed after clicking the ...
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Need preview pane for meeting agenda replies

I have a customer who was migrated to sharepoint 2010 from previous version. When adding an agenda we need to be able to view the replies to the agenda within the site where the agenda's and replies ...
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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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Two Way Meeting Workspace Sync between Outlook and Sharepoint 2010

Currently, if a meeting is created in Outlook and linked to a Sharepoint 2010 Meeting Space, the meeting is created but the Sharepoint calendar is not updated. Conversely, if a meeting is created in ...
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Central login page - different portals (SP2010)

I would like to have some advice for the logical structure for a corporate portal. I really appreciate your feedback. AS IS At the moment we have a 'partly' public facing site. Assuming this site is ...
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Customize “Additional Information Required” Email

We are using the Content Organizer in SharePoint 2010 to route documents to a central location. Before the documents are routed, however, there are a few required meta-data fields that need to be ...
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Let user know their email to document library was rejected

I have several email enabled document libraries, all set to "Accept e-mail messages based on document library permissions". It works fine, but sometimes users will choose the wrong list or send it ...
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restore default incoming email settings

I wrote an email event receiver for a list, which overrode the default incoming email settings (I now only have an option to turn it on/off and set the email, and the rest is expected to be handled by ...
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How to find out whether or not a list is hidden without writing code (SP2010)?

Does anyone know if there is a way of telling (without writing any code) whether or not a list is "hidden"? I have a CAML query which contains the following and I'd like to eliminate the possibility ...
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Excel Web Access web part real time update

I have the following scenario and would very much appreciate any advice: I exported a list /System/Examples to Excel and then saved it as Testing.xlsx to a different document library: ...
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SharePoint 2010 Global Navigation

I have a drop-down menu for Global Navigation in SharePoint Foundation 2010. It is built off of a List. The list contains a column for URL, and I'm having an issue where the domain name is being ...
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SharePoint 2010 open Explorer view in the same window

I have a problem with SharePoint 2010 while we are using it in IFRAME html element (in CRM). When user try to open document library in windows explorer ("Open with Explorer" button click) he gets two ...
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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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Tag not closed error in Datafeed

When accessing the standard data feed for a list I get the following error: Errors in the high-level relational engine. The following exception occurred while the managed IDataReader interface was ...