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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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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 ...
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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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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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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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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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Create a link to “New Document” template link

I'm simply looking to create a link on my home page that goes directly to the button that you click to open a new instance of the template you created in your content type. If I described that wrong, ...
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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 ...
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Deploying Aspx in specific subsite

I need to deploy an .aspx from visual studio, to a sharepoint subsite. I can deploy it fine in the layout folder. How can i deploy it in a subsite so that it can be added in the quick link section ? ...
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Custom settingspage, also a hyperlink in the site settings page

I would like to create my own custom setting asp page with 3 fields and a save button: FirstName LastName EmailAddress If I click on the save button I would like to save these 3 fields to the ...
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How to add dynamically dropdown for each item I get from a list?

I am working on a custom editor part (WebParts.EditorPart) where I am reading a list, this list provides me with the links to different websites which are attached to a checkbox, so the user can ...
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customize the email notification content - My Site Suggestions Email Job?

Is there a way to customize the Email content of "Here are some keyword suggestions for you!" sends by My Site Suggestions Email Job. My Site Suggestions Email Job, sends out emails with colleague ...
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Migration of moss 2007 to sharepoint 2010 custom solution

Hi have a visual studio custom webpart solution build in 2005. This solution does not have a .wsp file.when i open the solution in visual studio 2010 and build it - it succeeds but when i try to run ...
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How to debug custom field type?

I wonder if we can debug custom field ? Does "attach to process" method works for custom field?
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SharePoint List form buttons and &Source on Cancel and Close

If I don't SharePoint Designer customize List newform, editform and dispforms, can I still use my own button outside of the webpart to submit data from the form. Say I'm using CSS to hide the ...
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trying to create a custom list that has a column that can accept multiple items

I am trying to create a basic custom list that will have a column labeled "Products needed for training" it should be able to accept multiple entries but still be linked to the overall training event ...
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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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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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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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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 ...