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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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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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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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which is the best way to create a custom error page in sharepoint ?

Which is the best way to create a custom error page in SharePoint ?
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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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Problem to read custom webpart properties (if it's not static)

I have problem with custom properties. I want to set custom boolean value or write custom text. It do not work, if I don't set values to static. However, if I set value to static all webparts share ...
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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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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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How to create a custom web template? Not a site definition or import a saved template wsp file into VS

How can I create a custom web template in Visual Studio? See here some requirements: I dont want to create a site definition! I dont want to import a saved template file (wsp) into Visual Studio I ...
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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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Add web part zone in custom page layout

I am creating a custom page layout using SharePoint Designer. I want to add the search box to this page layout in one of my div. How can I achieve this?
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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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Creating and Updating Custom Lists

I have written two methods CreateList and UpdateList to create and update list accordingly. I need to use these methods while deploying the WSP to a Site Collection. Please advise whether I can call ...
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How To Create An Excel Type Grid Application In SharePoint 2010

I have a requirement to create an application in SharePoint 2010 where the user interface presented is like a grid/spreadsheet. But each cell in the grid needs to represent a SharePoint item in a ...
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Can I extend SharePoint 2013 Rest API?

I'm working in a big project in SharePoint 2013 and I will use SharePoint 2013 for back-end activities (create list, manage workflow, manage user profile etc.). I would extend default SharePoint's ...
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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 ...
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create_DialogOptions is not a function

I have a Custom Tool part on my web part that handles properties. It has a link that when clicked shows up a modal dialog but I'm getting this error: TypeError: SP.UI.$create_DialogOptions is not a ...
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Possible to get E-mail Subject for attachments in E-mail Enabled Document Library?

I can't test so sorry if I am asking here. I would like to know if for e-mail enabled document libraries, is there a field that gets populated with the E-mail subject, in particular for the ...
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Why is it possible to declare more then 1 configuration section in the onet.xml?

I am using sharepoint 2010 and vs2010. I created a custom web template and start with the onet.xml from the teamsite. I see 4 configuration sections. Why there are more then 1 configuration sections? ...
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Can someone please explain these files? defaultdws.aspx, default.aspx, ONET.xml and elements.xml

I am using sharepoint 2010 and VS2010. I have implemented this tutorial for creating a custom web template and it WORKS, Yeahhhhh: ...
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Using the SPPropertyBag with Custom Admin Pages in SharePoint 2010

I am looking for some tutorial/solution like is described on the website below. It is a custom settings page which is available in the site settings page with a hyperlink. ...
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Links Web Part in SharePoint 2010

I am trying to use SP 2010's links web part on my page. I want to show only Titles of my hyperlinks but under different headers. For Example i want to display 3 headers and under each header there are ...
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PDF Icon in announcement lists attached files

I added the following line in the DOCICON.XML file and I get the PDF icon in my document lists, but not in Announcement lists that have a file attached or uploaded as a PDF. <Mapping Key="pdf" ...
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Frozen list headers

I have created a custom List in SharePoint 2010 and need to keep the headers frozen on top, so when scrolling down they don't move. I only have access to out of the box. Any solutions for this. ...
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Shopping Cart application on SharePoint 2010?

We would like to develop a Shopping Cart application on SharePoint 2010, any pointers?
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custom aspx page with default.master page CSS issue

<%@ Page Language="C#" AutoEventWireup="true" CodeBehind="ItemDetails.aspx.cs" Inherits="namespacename" Debug="true" MasterPageFile="~/_layouts/default.master" %> <%@ Assembly ...
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How to read web.config

I want to read username and password from web.config file. Username,password will be stored in custom tags of web.config file of sharepoint project.
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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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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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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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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 to create trends in Sharepoint KPI based on Excel Data in Moss 2007

How can i show trends (Arrows depicting relative performance) along with KPI's in Sharepoint . The KPI's have excel spreadsheet as their Datasource.
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Web Part Activation Error

I am developing a web part and suddenly receive this error when activating it from site settings. System.InvalidCastException: Unable to cast object of type ...
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How can I View list in DataSheet view

I am very new in SharePoint. I got a task to display my table data in SharePoint list and provide the Action menu. Inside the action menu there should be a option for "View in DataSheet". Can any one ...
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Finding custom feature usage

How do I find which custom feature (50+) is installed and activated in which subsite (1000+ sub sites) in a SharePoint 2010 site.
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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"); ...
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SP2010: Add option to “New Document” in document library: “New Custom Wiki Page”

I have multiple document libraries containing links to Wiki Pages. I need to have an option under the "New Wiki Page" to create a "New Custom Wiki Page". When i click that new option, a new custom ...