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Replacing AllItems.aspx with a custom AllItems.aspx

I'm trying to customize the page that is used to show the content of folders in a certain (dynamically created) list. This page appeared to be AllItems.aspx. To customize the page I decided to replace ...
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How to resolve “System.TypeLoadException: Could not load type” error?

I'm trying to write a custom navigation provider for SharePoint 2010. Later it should be able to distinguish between two different web templates so that sites with one template are only shown in the ...
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Customizing discussions list in SP2013 with JsLink

I'm working on a community site and was looking at ways to modify UI of the discussion list that is presented to the user (and possibly more going forward). It is my understanding according to the ...
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Make WebPartPage editable ONLY by SCA, but personalizable by all in site definition?

I'm creating a landing page inside of a site definition. This landing page will have all blank web part zones. What I would like to do, is have the zones initially set by someone like a Site ...
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Custom edit form associated with edit button on list view

I have created a view from a list which I created. I now have an edit button link on this view and need to link it to a custom edit form. How can I do this in SharePoint Designer. I am using ...
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Strange behavior of Event Recievers on custom list

I read a bunch of threads on social.msdn regarding issues with Event Recievers on custom lists that fires twice, but I’m not sure this is the current problem I have. I have been using SP Manager and ...
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Custom sign out page, not removing cookies

In my custom login script I'm creating a cookie that can be read by other company web applications. The code for this is: setCookie("Communities", "LoggedIn=true&NSContactId=" + NSContactId, ...
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Custom Homepage

I am adding a custom SharePoint homepage using a feature. Everything is working fine, and the redirection is correct whenever i open the site, however the homepage does not load and i get the ...
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fully Customized Editprofile.aspx SP2010

I have to customize the EditProfile.aspx page that under the 14 Layouts hive. I know I can add fields in the user profile and make them show in the edit page , but this is a little more that what ...
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How do I create buttons on a custom list form?

I have custom list(on SharePoint 2007). The user receives an email with link to this list. In each row(item) the user needs to fill-in data. I want to create two types of buttons: When the user ...
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Site with custom master page reverts to v4.master on upgrade

I have a web application in 2007 that contains a bunch of sites that all used a custom site definition and a custom master page (deployed using a feature). All is well. I've upgraded the code for ...
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Custom column that renders a link and opens modal dialog

I want to create a custom column in sharepoint 2010. When it is added to a list view I need it to render a link that when clicked opens a sharepoint modal dialog using the client ui. I need to pass ...
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Suddenly no custom 2010 workflows works anymore - SharePoint 2013

I've not access to the production environment so I can't see the ULS log. I've got several 2010 workflows that worked pretty well yesterday. But today they suddenly stopped working. When I try to ...
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Create a Top navigation with Silverlight [closed]

I would like to create a custom top navigation bar with silverlight . I want to do it with least possible time and effort . Could you anyone please suggest a link where i can get the code and ...
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SharePoint 2013 Datepicker Not Rendering Correctly

I’m having a problem with my Calendar datepicker in Sharepoint 2013. It’s like it is missing some CSS. And I get the below error in my console : Resource interpreted as Stylesheet but ...
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Adding Custom Image Styles to the Ribbon

I use the following Editor Control, with the PrefixStyleSheet "el-" for my custom styles: <PublishingWebControls:RichHtmlField FieldName="f55c4d88-1f2e-4ad9-aaa8-819af4ee7ee8" ...
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PortalSiteMapProvider.GlobalNavSiteMapProvider get parent nodes when “display the same navigation items as the parent site” is set

We are trying to build a Custom Navigation Web Control to handle our Global Navigation. The below code works fine until the subsites have "Display the same navigation items as the parent site" set. ...
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Create and Edit non-Office documents in SharePoint 2010

This is something I've been looking into for a while. We use sharepoint here as well as our own bespoke bit of software that lets you create and edit our own type of documents. I've written a COM ...
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Clicking on WebPart modifies page layout

I'm building a custom dashboard with some CEWP's and List webparts, using a three column page layout. Whenever I interact with (click) one of the columns, it adjusts the layout. In this particular ...
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SP 2007 custom workflow activity not deploying properly

I have a relatively simple workflow activity that just removes all permissions on a list item. This activity runs great in our test environments which is 2k8 r2 64bit. However, when we GAC the ...
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Can the Default blog page be edited?

Can I edit the Default blog page in SharePoint 2010? Basically I would like to change the sort order of the posts. Currently the default page is sorted by date, is it possible to change it to where it ...
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How to create a custom SPList without saving it on the SPSite

I am trying to create a webpart which loads document information from a different application. I want this information loaded into a list which looks like a SharePoint list. I was able to create a ...
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Custom Navigation in SharePoint 2010

I am working with SharePoint 2010. I am looking for creating a custom menu that could be placed on Master page of my site collection. Could you please give me a start on this. I don't want to use ...
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custom wiki page layout with forms

(rookie question ... just getting started with Sharepoint) Is it possible to create a custom page layout for a wiki page which contains form elements? Basically, I want to create a site that will ...
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Custom Webpart: Type not found or not registered as safe!

I'm trying to implement this web part concept provided by Microsoft in our SP2013 environment using VS2012. MSDN SPDataQuery Class Example I've created a solution in VS2012 and verified that the ...
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Powershell to check usage of a custom Permission Level

As the title says I need to find/write a Powershell script that will look through all of my Site Collection to see where a specific (custom) Permissions Level is being used. All the articles I have ...
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Change the ECB menu based on content type

I have created Content types namely Folder content type and Document content type, the issue is when i click on the ECB menu at folder level i get an option Edit Folder Form but when i click on the ...
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Is it safe to make a small change to the versions.aspx file in LAYOUTS folder?

I'm running into an issue with a client who doesn't like her multiple lines of text fields getting truncated on the version history page of a list. She has a field for comments and would like to see ...
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User Permissions SharePoint 2010

I am working with SharePoint 2010. My requirement is to have some user groups blocked for some of my custom pages those reside in "Site Pages" library.So that users in those groups can not access the ...
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Customizing the New Item Form Controls

I need to, for a calendar control of a date field in the new item form, make only the current day and the day after it to be the only selectable dates in that control. Of course, this changes daily or ...
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Add hyperlink to custom web part properties

I would like to add a hyperlink to a custom web part which will take the users to a web page on a new window with the configuration settings for the web part. If I try and add a text property as ...
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SharePoint InputFormTextBox saving values to sharepoint list

I am using a input form text box here is the tag </asp:Label><SharePoint:InputFormTextBox runat="server" ID="respRichTextBox" ValidationGroup="CreateCase" Rows="10" RichText="true" ...
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User Profile Service Application - Set a value for a custom property in the user profile

In the Manage User Properties section of the User Profile Service Application I can create custom properties in the user's profile. But how can I set values for it using the SharePoint UI? I don't ...
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Finding the location of the SharePoint Configuration Database in API

I'm building a .NET Health Analyzer Custom Rule which checks a few vital signs of another custom application I have built, however if the application is also deployed on a server that is also hosting ...
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Custom .aspx pages in Sharepoint 2010

I need to deploy a custom aspx page to Sharepoint 2010 using Visual Studio. So far I added a new Sharepoint 2010 page and I see the new page in my 14 hive. However, I can't figure out how I can access ...
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customizing the search result page

I have two requirement is related to sharepoint2007 search Want to sort the results by custom property, passing value to the parameter v1 did not help, is there any other way of doing it? Want ...
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Create a link to “New Document” template link

I'm simply looking to create a link on my home page that goes directly to the button that you click to open a new instance of the template you created in your content type. If I described that wrong, ...
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Add a timestamp to a custom list when a particular choice is selected

I have a custom list that is being used as a "ticket" system for requests from users to our technical group. We have 3 different "departments" who work these tickets, each with a corresponding ...
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Field level permission development

I am aware that there already are some questions regarding on how to implement field level permissions customization in SharePoint, such as: SP 2010: column permission Permissions for List or ...
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Customizing sharepoint alerts

I have a requirement as fallows: I have a document library with four columns, whenever the value in fourth column changed then only alerts will send to users with frequency (day , week etc). How can ...
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Getting Web Template Not Found error while importing

I am importing a exported site with several sub-sites to a new Site Collection of its Own but getting following error Start Time: 8/9/2012 9:32:31 AM. Progress: Initializing Import. ...
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Microsoft.SharePoint.Search.Query Not giving me the results I want

I'm currently working on creating a custom search page built from scratch, and thus I'm trying to query our site for keywords. I have set-up the SharePoint Foundation Search on Central Admin and I ...
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Combine Multiple Lists into one

I have a bunch of site collections that all have a identical list( status, Title, Date). I am trying to create a master list on my site that grabs the items from each lists and displays them all ...
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Click Event on a HyperLink in a webpart

Trying to add a click event to a hyperlink, but couldn't find any way except people using this code of line with some javascript, HyperLink link = new HyperLink(); ...
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font sizing and sharepoint em px pt

How are you handling font sizing with Sharepoint? Just curious on how things are working out. We seem to have a mix of px, pt, and em scattered everywhere among our CSS. I'm trying to clean things ...
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Accessing page from LAYOUTS, how to turn off custom errors

I have a custom page that I access through myspaddress/_layouts/folder/default.aspx. Great. Awesome. However, lately it's showing a runtime error. All I can get though is the standard "Server Error ...
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Custom TimerJob

I need to disable a custom timer job when deactivating a feature and must run the timer job on activating the feature in SharePoint 2010. Can you please help me with the code or blogs or pointers. ...
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Pagelayouts deployed through Feature Module cannot be found

I have created a new Module in which I store all my custom pagelayouts and register them in the XML file like so: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <Elements ...
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Displaying multiple level grouping dataview on a web part

Is there a way to display a dataview control with multiple level grouping on a custom web part, not using SPD. Right now, I'm using SPGridView control but It does not support multiple level grouping. ...
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Custom webtemplate - default webparts are missing

I have created my custom site, which contains custom WebTemplate, Master Page and Page. However, I don't have any SharePoint webparts to select. When I check my Web Part Gallery it's empty. "There ...