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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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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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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 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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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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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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Custom Webpart: Type not found or not registered as safe!

I'm trying to implement this web part concept provided by Microsoft in our SP2013 environment using VS2012. MSDN SPDataQuery Class Example I've created a solution in VS2012 and verified that 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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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 ...
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How to CSS target specific view in master page

I have a sharepoint 2013 blog, in that i have a CSS file in assets and i reference the masterpage to it. This works fine, i can alter the layout when i want changes that should affect all views/pages. ...
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Updating a custom web service

I have created a custom web service on the sharepoint server (2010). I wanted to update the webservice, so I added the new assenbly to my virtual bin and GAC, it didn't look like the wsdl or disco ...
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How to Hide fields on customized DispForm.aspx in SharePoint 2010

I want to hide 2 fields on DispForm.aspx of a custom template. Following are the lines of code written for customizing DispForm.aspx using ListFieldIterator SP control. ...
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How to implement editor zone at a custom webpart in visual studio 2012 with vb.net

I have webparts which display the content. Using Webpart Editor zone I need to select display style whether it is Grid or List or Rolling (from Dropdownlist). How can i add custom property in Webpart ...
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SP13 Customizing Search Result Items [closed]

I have a custom display template for search items on a SP '13 site. I need to apply a class to the middle 'cell' of each result row. I've tried using css nth-child but this does not seem to work since ...
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How to control content type menu options by group/permissions level?

Working on a document approval project with doc libs. We have different content types depending upon the type of user. Ie- MembersA, MembersB, MemberC, etc. I would like control the users content ...
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How to make minimal changes to a master page to accommodate custom CSS

I'm looking for a way to effect the absolute minimum changes to a master page such that it can support custom CSS (and perhaps a bit of javascript code, too). If this sounds convoluted, some context ...
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customize css in sharepoint 2010 and apply this to all pages that group by used in those views

i decide to customize group by views that i create them in sharepoint 2010. for example for solving a problem in count that show after each group in group by views: i use this css: <style ...
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Automatic path exclusion does not seem to be working

I have a SharePoint 2013 environment running on Windows Server 2012 with two web applications, each on a separate web site. As far I as know, it's current with updates. The server shares the sites ...
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Custom Master Page Feature on Parent Site automatically getting activated on activating child's master page feature

I've created and deployed a custom master page and kept its scope to be Web because I want to apply to specific sites not the complete site collection. But when I activate feature at a specific site, ...
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Sharepoint Online, Custom Styles for Specific Page (Just content, not overall theme)

Hopefully you guys can point me in the right direction, as I haven't be able to find any solid documentation on this problem I've been having. The company I work for recently embraced Office 365, and ...
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SharePoint 2010 Cannot access Properties or Events of my Custom UserControl in my Application Page

I have created a UserControl (Farm) in my SharePoint Project using VS2012 (for SharePoint 2010). I want to embed/host this in an application page. I have added properties and events to the ...
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Custom alternative to Datasheet view of SharePoint

I have taxonomy fields as well as rich text boxes in my SharePoint 2010 list which needs to be edited in datasheet view so that bulk update is possible. Also I have Workflow goin on that list so ...