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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...
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I have created a custom field that displays fine in a list edit form, but I cannot get it to render is an application page

The field inherits from a multi part field (its for our billing code). If I place on the page: <td class="form-control"> <srm:BillingCodeFieldControl ID="billingCode" runat="server" ...
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Does a trusted My Site location actually have to point to a My Site Host?

I'm trying to evaluate my strategy for doing some custom User Profile related pages. I'd like to reuse my main master page and use a combination of web parts, users controls and page layouts to get ...
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Comments History showing twice on Custom Edit Form while doing document check out

I have custom edit form for shared document and there i have comment history field. Comments History is showing twice on Custom Edit Form while doing document check out(automatically) because I have ...
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How can I have a user attach a file to a workflow task?

I'm using sharepoint designer 2010, custom list. I have created workflow on that list. I need to enable the user to enclose a file to the workflow task: What kind of task I need to use? P.S. I'm ...
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Custom State Machine Workflow with navigation based on user input

Here's what I have to do: I have a list of items called Projects, and for this I have developed a custom display form called DisplayProject.aspx, and a custom State Machine Workflow. I have to put a ...
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Advanced Search Returning Zero Results for a Particular Scope

I have 2 custom scopes. Both scopes successfully return results when they are searched via the basic search interface. If the same searches are attempted via advanced search, scope #1 returns the ...
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Event Reciever Custom Error Message Page Sharepoint List 2010

I am working on creating event receiver on a specific custom list using visual studio 2010. Below is the screenshot of the error message set on properties. ErrorMessage I'm interested in knowing ...
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Getting Title of most recently uploaded document in document library

I have a document library that a user uploads a file to daily. I then have to display the data from the most recently uploaded document (xls) in a web part. I have gotten everything working except ...
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Web Part Properties in different pages

Soo, I created an webpart, and I've added a custom property. The webpart works fine. Now I want to add this webpart in another page also, but with a different property value. The problem is that if ...
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How can I generate an Id for a new custom field (Ex: <Field ID=“{5744d18c-305e-4632-8bd1-09d134f4830d}” )?

For Example: this is the custom field definition in Element .xml file. <Field ID="{5744d18c-305e-4632-8bd1-09d134f4830d}" Type="Note" Name="PatientName" DisplayName="Patient Name" ...
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How to hide a masterpage div when displayed in a SharePoint dialog window

I have a sharepoint 2013 portal. I have customized the masterpage by adding a div with a background image. How can I fix this? I only would like to show this header image in the header of the ...
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NullReferenceException on function call in master page

I've got the following code that works well on most pages in SharePoint 2010; but it blows up on Site Actions > Site Settings > Manage site features with a NullReferenceException on the GetRootTitle() ...
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Best practise for store/edit setting for custom time job?

What's the best practise for store/edit setting for custom time job? Well, we have OOTB _admin/Timer.aspx and /_admin/JobEdit.aspx pages, but if we have custom timer job with some setting (by the ...
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Limited Access permission being applied for a user at the root site

I have a list where security inheritance is not enabled. On adding an item to a list in the ItemAdded event receiver I'm applying custom security to the list item. The consequence of doing this is ...