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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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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" ...
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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 ...
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Editing custom master pg. gives “Access Denied”

I'm getting an error on SP2010 while editing a custom master page: When any user who doesn't have administrative (Full Control) rights tries to access the site, it gives "Access denied". This page ...
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Registry Keys for Sharepoint2007 to allow Custom OpenDocuments control

I asked this on stack overflow, and they recommended I ask here instead. I am trying to create a custom version of SharePoint's OpenDocuments control following an article on the MSDN sharepoint blog. ...
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custom rendering template

Help! In MOSS 2007 how do you make a custom newform/editform.aspx for a particular sharepoint list call a custom rendering template with custom code-behind logic? In particular how do you override ...
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How do Export excel button in sharepoint 2010 ribbon works

Can any one say me how to add code behind file for the custom action button in sharepoint 2010 ribbon for click event. Regards, Zakeer Ahamed.S
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Creating partitioned Service Application

I'm looking for best practices on setting up partitioned service applications in SharePoint. Not the default ones, but a custom one. As I understand, a partitioned service application like the ...
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CAML or C#: Change the URL of “Edit Item” of Custom List item

How can I change the target URL of "Edit Item" option of a custom list in CAML or .net?
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SharePoint list to show all items, with the exception of closed/completed items that are older than a specific amount of time (e.g. 7 days)?

I am familiar with filtering the list to only show current items (not closed/completed), but is there a way to show all items except any that have been placed in closed/completed status more than 7 ...
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Change Content Type for SharePoint 2010 Wiki to Create Custom New Page

Here is what I want to accomplish: Inside of a Wiki Library, user says they need a new page and creates one using the [[ ]] syntax. Then when the user clicks that new link, they are asked to create ...
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SharePoint 2010 w/Designer - Right-click File/Folder and Open with Explorer

We have SharePoint 2010 and I have Designer 2010 installed. A user has requested a right-click menu option to "Open in Explorer" on a File or Folder in a Library instead of having to click Library, ...
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Custom Settings for Custom List

I created a custom list. This list has daily food. I added 30 days food in list. And when I want to show monthly foods, this list will show to me all items. When I want to see daily food, this list ...
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Change view style in Sharepoint 2013

I've been running around in circles for the past two days trying to figure this out: How would one go about changing the style of a document list inside a web part app? The picture below ...
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Error on publishing workflow with custom activity

I have created a custom action using visual studio for SharePoint 2013. I have done this multiple times following instructions from various blogs and every time I get the below mentioned error. (0, ...
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SP 2013 Video Assets - Show author

The 2013 video assets library has been a great blessing so far compared to 2010. However, there are still many pieces of data that would be nice to show in the thumbnail view. Is there a way to the ...
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Sharepoint 2013 - custom page layout looks different (messed up) in Edit/Content Author Mode

This question is about Sharepoint Custom Page Layout that looks different (messed up) in Edit(Content Author) mode. What is causing this? When the page is published or checked in - it looks ...
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Custom field and list view totals

I have created a custom field that inerits from a SPFieldMultiColumn. It stores the area size like this: 10;#km 25;#km I want to use this field in totals for list view. Is it possible to ...
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Custom Action for a specific view?

I have a list, where I wish to display a Custom Action button. This is easy enough to do in SPD, but the catch is, I only want to display this Custom Action button for a specific view, not the default ...
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creating custom field type to upload video files and store it in asset library

I have a requirement below. my custom page layout should have a column which should accept video files and on saving the page, it should save the video to the asset library. if the user uploads the ...
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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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Colour-Code the calendar in ALL views in SharePoint 2013 Foundation

I followed and completed the tutorials on how to make the events in the calendar colour coated to different categories (see image below) However when I view that calendar on a page which I assume is ...
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Custom List Menu Item not appearing

I've been trying to create a custom list menu item on my SharePoint list. After consulting tutorials, I've created the feature settings and attached an element.xml file as shown below, <?xml ...
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How do I add an already existing web application to Sharepoint?

I created a virtual directory for the Default Site in IIS that referred to the directory where my web site was located. Everything was working well, since the Default Site listened to Port 80, the ...
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Determining wether SPContentType and SPField are created by user or not

I am doing a migration tool (web part) that copies a site collection from point a to point b. Everything works so far, but currently only custom lists are copied to point b. Now I need a way to ...
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Create File in sharepoint mapped directory

I am creating a farm solution, I want to create zip file from 2 or more files taken from sharepoint library. I want to temporarily save these files in my mapped folder ("Layout/MyFolder"). and allow ...
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SharePoint 2010 - Create related hierarchical fields from external source

Is there a way to create two related columns as a custom field type in SharePoint? For example, can you develop a custom field type named CustomerOrder that consists of two related lookup columns ...
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Copy list item field value to newly created custom column

I have the necessity to switch from using a default field to using a custom one in a number of list. I have also to "copy" the value contained in the old to-be-deleted column to the new created one. ...
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Deploying Sharepoint 2010 solutions to sharepoint 2013 giving me error

does anyone have any suggestions where to look for guides when deploying sp 2010 solutions to 2013, I've tried everything and keep gettin the error : Error occurred in deployment step 'Recycle IIS ...
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How to add a new custom Content Type without disruption?

I need to add a new custom Content Type to an existing SharePoint Intranet site but I want to make sure I do not disrupt any of the data or web parts on the site. What is the best way to go about ...
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Customizing social features in 2013

I'm looking at making use of the social features in 2013 but would like to tailor the UX / behaviour in some cases. I noticed that Microsoft advise against customization - ...
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Displaying text in a Look-up column

Apologies for not being clear. I'm try to display a "multiple lines of text" column as a look-up field in a new view of the parent list. I have tried SP Designer and most of the standard webparts. ...
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Library Management in Sharepoint 2007

We have numerous document libraries, each one assigned to a different "web" within Sharepoint 2007. What I'm tasked to do is to upload bulk documents into these "webs" under the document library, ...
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Modify CoreResultsWebPart XML data before it is transformed?

I'm extending CoreResultsWebPart. Do I have an opportunity to modify the search results XML before it is transformed (against the XSL)?
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FullTextSqlQuery QueryText format

I'm working on creating a 100% custom search page, and I'm using FullTextSqlQuery to query my site to find what I'm looking for. My query works fine but what I need is a way to show the user a small ...
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Workflow not starting on adding new item to list via a custom aspx page/form?

I am using FB Authentication and have a custom sign in page for Users(External) to request new accounts. On request, their details are added to a custom list. I have workflow on this custom list ...
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Custom Document ID Provider Stops Assigning Values

We wrote a custom document ID provider to assign friendly number (1,2,3,etc.) to documents scoped at the farm level. All site collections use this provider, so no matter where the document is saved - ...
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SharePoint 2010: How to add custom element to Create menu?

I want to add custom element to SharePoint 2010 Create menu. (Site Actions -> View all site content -> Create). I want to to add this element to Page directory like a "Web Part Page" element. How can ...
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Deleting a Custom List Item using a custom field Name

Normally we delete a List item using following code, using (SPSite site = new SPSite("http:web1/default.aspx")) { using (SPWeb web = site.OpenWeb()) { ...
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Column filter values

When you view a list/library in SharePoint you have the ability to filter on a selected column. For instance, you have a column called "Food" and you may want to filter the results based on a value ...