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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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Create Workflow programmatically

I'm about to create a custom workflow editor application for creating, configuring and publishing basic SharePoint 2013 List workflows. I've found this A new and interesting feature of the ...
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SharePoint 2013 sp.js Getting the column names of custom list

*Edit* I have figured out how come the data returned for the columns was showing the wrong labels. The issue occurs when the list columns are created using the quick edit mode, as it allows you 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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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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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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Progrmatically How to avoid _login\default.aspx when multiple TIPS are added to the web application in sharepoint 2010?

I have a requirement as follows. On a single web application extranet zone, multiple tips are installed using Site Minder. Here is my question, when i try to access a site, site minder login page ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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News Tabs (3) with News Details from News List using Visual Web Part and Repeater

I have a news list with ID, Title, Page Image, Page Content, News Published and News Category as column names. I would like to use a Ajax Tab Control (HTML already i have) , how can i get the data ...
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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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Multiple files upload to document library simultaneously & Custom property

I have a custom SharePoint 2007 document library which has a custom boolean column "Is it Important". It works perfectly for all documents if I upload documents one by one regardless of if its a word ...
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Security For Custom Application Pages

When managing security for any control on a page we use SPSecurityTrimmedControl. But what to do when defining permissions for a custom application page? How do we restrict unauthorized people to ...
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Is it possible to programmatically write to 2 different lists at the same time?

So heres a conceptual question that I can't really find in any books. Is it possible to programmatically write to 2 different lists a the same time. I mean I think it is, but my code is not working ...
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I have list that I need 2 columns (Choice) to pull up different fields

I have a column named Origination and a column named Sub organization. When the user choose choice A in organization I need specific choices to pop up for Sub Organization. When the user chooses ...
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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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Lookup column of type “User” showing #ERR

I've defined two list definitions and instances in a feature in VS2010. One list only contains a required field "Employee" which is of type User. The second list has two fields, a simple text field ...
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SharePoint file gets stored in external filesystem: manually update file location?

Suppose I have a Sharepoint Document Library that's read-only. I'm planning on writing a custom solution that will enable users to copy a file to remote file storage. How do I change the file to refer ...
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How to change Folder Icon in all Document Library

how could I change the Folder Icon in Sharepoint? Is something programmatically, on CSS or simply to change icon in the specific image folder? Thank you very much!
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Make Title Field get its content from a people picker field

I need to create a list of people and the name of the person should be unique field that can be clicked to open the item about that person. In a normal Sharepoint 2010 custom list, the Title field is ...
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How can I use XSL, but with no toolbar, when using XsltListViewWebPart with a custom view?

I have the following XsltListViewWebPart on a custom application page: <WebPartPages:XsltListViewWebPart runat="server" Title="My Documents" ListUrl="Lists/MyDocuments" ...