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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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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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Develop a custom format display for a sharepoint list

Is there a possibility to develop a custom format display for a sharepoint list. What I mean, can I develop a custom datagrid for the list webpart ?
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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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CAML query to retrieve the second set of three list items from the announcements list?

The CAML query to pull say 3 items based off of the following requirements seems pretty starightforward: Title is not null Expires(Expiry Date) is greater than or equal to Today Order Created in ...
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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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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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“Allow Close” and a couple other options grayed out while trying to edit my custom web parts?

I have a few custom web parts on my home page. When I add users to the members group (contribute permissions) they seem to be able to delete them as well. I want them to be able to interact with them ...
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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 quickly get the EditForm look and feel and functionality and customize it?

I have developed a custom ASPX page (a SharePoint application page) which is used as a replacement for the default EditForm. I need to have some fields available for editing (so, not all as the ...
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Define XSLTListViewWebPart Custom DataSource

I'm currently working on a personal project which main goal is to create simple and customizable dashboards for everyday life. In order to avoid wrong way, I would like to know how to do to bind a ...
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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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Creating a Windows Gadget that gets populated from a Sharepoint List

I am trying to create a Windows Gadget for a Intranet site with hundred of sites & different groups with different permissions. The intranet site is secured with SSL/https, I looked at google ...
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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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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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How To Run .Net 4 for an Aspx Page Inside a .net 2 Web-Page-Viewer

folks! Running Sharepoint 2010 on Windows Server 2008, my iis7 reports that my sp web-application is running its application pool on .net v2.0. There is the choice for 4.0, but that breaks ...
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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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Lost custom theme on migration from SP2007 to SP2010 using content database upgrade

I lost custom theme created in SP2007 site upon migration to SP2010 using content database upgrade. I read somewhere that I need to copy existing theme from the C:\Program Files\Common ...
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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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Losing Custom Formats on a List/View

We created a custom list/view in SharePoint 2010. After we created the list/view we went into SharePoint Designer and changed the title of the view, the font color and size, etc. Next we deployed ...
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Different Value of Lookup Field in different Views

here's the code using (SPSite site = new SPSite("https://mysite.com/Ting/default.aspx")) { using (SPWeb web = site.OpenWeb()) { SPList SourceList = ...
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Updating Custom XML property of a webpart while adding it to a webpage

I followed this tutorial to make a tabzone webpart. if I want to manually add it to a page it works perfectly, but if I try to add it programmatically, it gives me out of index exception, which is ...
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lost reference to all webparts after site creation using template

I have taken backup of http://mysite:300/ site and restored it in some other server say http://newserver:300/. when I have created subsite using template already exist, site creation is successfull ...
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Microsoft Sharepoint 2007 - Having limit of max absence (MC,Leave) function?

I've just joined a company, and they threw me their sharepoint website which had functions up and running, including the Absence and Leave Calendar. Currently the absence and leave calendar functions ...
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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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Adding custom colours to the colour picker

Is it possible to add your own colours to the colour picker. If so how do you do so?
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Custom From Address in List Alerts

We are using host-named site collections in our environment sharing one web application. The problem is that when a user set alerts on their lists/items in their sites, they receive the alerts from ...
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Add custom field to blog post.aspx page (SP 2010)

I have changed the default look of the post.aspx and default.aspx page for the OOB SharePoint Blog 2010 by using custom XSL file based on the OOB one only changed the option to show custom logo in the ...
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Override Top Navigation Hover Effect

I would like to add some JQUERY effects to my top nav when a user hover overs the top link..specifically a delay and slideDown with easing effect. Is there a way to simply override the existing code? ...
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Best way to add a library web part to an page layout

I'm creating SPWebs based on WebTemplates, which each one have is own, for the welcome page, have modules for the pagelayout and default.aspx page. At this point I'm using a PublishingLayoutPage and ...
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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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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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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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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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Customized “add web part” user experience?

Are there viewable examples/demos somewhere of customized user experiences around the "add a web part to the page" workflow? I've got a customer that wants a "more user-friendly" experience for users ...
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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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sharepoint 2010 cannot edit list item after approved

Working on a custom approval workflow, in which: A form is filled out, and Then the item is sent to an approver via email. Approver views item, and chooses approve/reject from the ribbon. Item steps ...
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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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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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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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get first 50 characters from richtextboxA to richtextboxB or textbox using visual webpart sharepoint 2010

I want to copy only first 5o characters from the richtextboxA to either a textbox or richtextboxB.... in a visual webpart ..the richtextboxA can have images,tables formating,html, blank spaces.. if it ...
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Customize Access Request emails and functionality

Is it possible to customize the access request emails. also another question is if I can customize this functionality, we want to keep a track of have requested access in a list for example? Is there ...
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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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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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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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Is there a way to change the searchbox text on Mysite - SP2010?

We have a requirement to change the text in the search textbox on Mysite on the SharePoint 2010 environment. The default search text is “Find People”, it should be modified to "Search People". For ...
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How to attach the “NEW!” icon on a custom field

I am working on Sharepoint 2010 and I have created a custom list. I set the default "Title" field as "hidden" and I am wondering how I can attach the "NEW" icon to a specific field for which I want to ...
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Customize search results in Sharepoint 2007 without Designer

I'm trying to customize the Search Core Results on a 2007 website and do not have Designer available to me. The default search look and feel is a big google-esque, but I want to mirror the look of a ...