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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 below,...
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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" TextMode="...
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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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Custom style sheet - css

I've created a custom CSS file and added it to a Style Library. In my Master page I've referenced it. I am enable to see the styles from the CSS file because i am in the SharePoint Owner group. ...
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left navigation bar using css at sharepoint 2013

how to add custom left navigation bar using css at sharepoint 2013. Does this custom bar apply to all sharepoint pages?
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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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Custom settingspage, also a hyperlink in the site settings page

I would like to create my own custom setting asp page with 3 fields and a save button: FirstName LastName EmailAddress If I click on the save button I would like to save these 3 fields to the ...
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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. FatalError:...
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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(); //link.Attributes.Add("...
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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 xmlns="http://schemas....
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Remove sandbox solution from SharePoint online

I am working with Custom Ribbon Item development in SharePoint Online, i have created a custom sandbox solution and deployed on my SharePoint Online site. Once i activated the solution my site has ...
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Property ItemXslLink missing in exported CQWP

I'm trying to customize the fields dislplayed by CQWP and I'm following this article Displaying Custom Fields in a SharePoint 2013 Content Query Web Part When I export my CQWP to to add my ...
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How to create a custom new form for a Document Library (to add it in a SP Solution)?

I needed to create custom forms for a SharePoint list and I found these articles (1 and 2) that gives really good explanations to do it step by step. Now I want to do the same for Document Library.
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Update custom user profile properties - Powershell - SharePoint

Having problem updating custom user profile properties. Anyone with the same problem, code below: [void][reflection.assembly]::Loadwithpartialname("Microsoft.Office.Server"); $site=new-...
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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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Import Sharepoint list via VBA in specific view

I am currenty trying to import a Sharepoint list in an Excel sheet via VBA and thanks to this: Import Sharepoint List into Excel Using VBA Only It is working pretty well, but if i leave the "VIEWNAME" ...
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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 ...
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Document set documents not showing in custom masterpage

I'm branding a subsite, with two document libraries that can contain document set. I started designing the document libraries with oslo masterpage applied to the subsite, and it worked correctly (...
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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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Not able to add column in content query webpart

I have one root site and three sub - sites each contains document libraries in it. I put the content query web-part in the root site querying to the sub-site's document libraries. My problem is that ...
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Can i create a workflow without Sharepoint Designer 2007?

I dont have the ability to edit sites in SPD 2007 but I do have SPD. Could I somehow create a workflow template and upload it to the site? Or is there any 3rd part software that will work to create ...
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SharePoint 2007 Custom Sorting for Document Library

I have a uploaded slides from PowerPoint to a document library that can then be collected for a staff meeting presentation. Each slide has its own number and place where it belongs for the slideshow. ...
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duplicate validation error in my custom listform template

I have created a custom listform template. In this custom listform template I have removed the default <SharePoint:ListFieldIterator runat="server"/> and used my own created user control <...
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How to add dynamically dropdown for each item I get from a list?

I am working on a custom editor part (WebParts.EditorPart) where I am reading a list, this list provides me with the links to different websites which are attached to a checkbox, so the user can ...
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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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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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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" ViewGuid="{...
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How to code against the navigation area next to the site actions

I'm trying to create a custom navigation area. Is there a way to get a custom coded control/web part, ect in this area? Any advice would be greatly appreciated. I'm trying to get a "most visited" ...
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Changing list columns with rows

I need to create a list which will end up with a large number of columns (about 30) but small number of rows (about 5 at the moment). Basically, the visualization will suffer at the end. Is there any ...
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loosing custom feature while move content database to different environment?

loosing custom feature while move content database to different environments. Here is the thing. Created New web application in new environment. deployed WSP from old to new environment. copied ...
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Inserting webpart in pagelayout

I have a custom webpart which inherits from the CQWP and I want to insert and configure it in one of my pagelayouts. I do this using SharePoint Designer and it's no issue inserting it. It's the ...