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Creating static custom URL's for sharepoint 2010 website

We running website based on shaerpoint 2010, and we planning to upgrade soon to SP 2013, the website is relatively large, and includes many complex section including e-commerce. 2 years back we ...
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SharePoint 2013 Visual Studio Solution - Adding / Importing site pages into an existing solution

I have an existing Visual Studio solution containing web parts etc. I want to add a set of site pages to the solution, that will be deployed to the 'SitePages' folder of a site collection, when the ...
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Sharepoint 2013 - Text styles not visible for multiline Field

I created a Teamsite with template STS#0. In that teamsite I have a custom list where I added a new column of type 'Multiple lines of text'. Only Page elements are visible in the styles on the ...
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How to add webpart zone at master page in sharepoint 2013

How to add webpart zone at master page in sharepoint 2013. Isn't it possible? Be added to webpart zone -> used be a webpart in the custom left navigation bar.
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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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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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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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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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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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Modify URL Of the my profile tabs (overview, … , … )when mysite is created

I would like to modify the URL of my profile tabs (Overview, content, Tags and Notes...) when the mysite is created. Initially, If Person A Clicks on MySite it is going to create Person A MYSite and ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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Possibility of memory leaks in this code block

I have a tool using a similar code block as follows. private void createDiscussions() { SPWeb newCommunitySite = null; try { using (SPSite site = new ...
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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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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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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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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 ...