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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 ...
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Refreshing custom developed web part

I've developed a custom web part that pulls data from a list. It will only retrieve items where a field called ShowItem is equal to 'Yes'. Once the data is loaded the end user has the ability to ...
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SP 2007 custom workflow activity not deploying properly

I have a relatively simple workflow activity that just removes all permissions on a list item. This activity runs great in our test environments which is 2k8 r2 64bit. However, when we GAC the ...
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loosing custom feature while move content database to different environment?

loosing custom feature while move content database to different environments. Here is the thing. Created New web application in new environment. deployed WSP from old to new environment. copied ...
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How to show video file in custom display form?

I created a custom display form for a list. This list have a media field column. And in my custom display form I want to be able to play a video that I have uploaded to this list. When I upload a ...
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Add hyperlink to custom web part properties

I would like to add a hyperlink to a custom web part which will take the users to a web page on a new window with the configuration settings for the web part. If I try and add a text property as ...
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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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Adding a non-standard font to Sharepoint

I have a non-standard font file in .eot format and use the following CSS syntax to embed it into the master page: @font-face { font-family: Myfontfamily; src: ...
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Inserting webpart in pagelayout

I have a custom webpart which inherits from the CQWP and I want to insert and configure it in one of my pagelayouts. I do this using SharePoint Designer and it's no issue inserting it. It's the ...
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SharePoint InputFormTextBox saving values to sharepoint list

I am using a input form text box here is the tag </asp:Label><SharePoint:InputFormTextBox runat="server" ID="respRichTextBox" ValidationGroup="CreateCase" Rows="10" RichText="true" ...
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SharePoint Lists' EditForm & DispForm

I haven't been able to find any information regarding this, so I hope you guys can help me out on this. Since all lists in SharePoint all have an EditForm.aspx and a DispForm.aspx I am wondering if ...
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CSSRegistration and revision numbers?

I'm currently using cssregistration to add css to sharepoint pages. All is working until I need to do an upgrade of the css. The context is: I used a delegate control in a feature containing the ...
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Programmatically add menus to SPWeb.Navigation.QuickLaunch does not work

I'm trying to add some menus to the "Quick Launch" navigation and it does not work. I'm using the following code: var ql = myWeb.Navigation.QuickLaunch; SPNavigationNode m1 = new ...
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ListViewWebPart programmatically set the List/Path

The ListView Webpart is a component created to show a list inside a page... It's very usefull and easy to use... The way to create a ListViewWebPart and set a list is very simple: myListView ...
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SharePoint 2010 custom 401 error page on authenticated site

I'm trying to create a custom 401 error page for my site. The setup is a SharePoint 2010 enterprise site with subwebs. The entire solution requires authentication (no anonymous access). I've tried ...
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How to extend a ListView WebPart (from code)

I'd like to extend the ListView WebPart so that it can read data from the url... I tried to extend a ListView WebPart but compiler told me it is sealed and so I cannot extend.. Then I tried to insert ...
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How to read the xml file from 14 hive

I have a custom timer job by which I need to create custom properties using an xml file (which has all the custom properties). As for the xml file, I'm thinking to create a module for it. And then ...
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Customizing SharePoint AspMenu control

I'm currently working on a project in which the navigation needs to have some special touches in order to fulfill the clients wishes. Instead of the casual SharePoint topnavigation dropdown I want to ...
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Custom TimerJob

I need to disable a custom timer job when deactivating a feature and must run the timer job on activating the feature in SharePoint 2010. Can you please help me with the code or blogs or pointers. ...
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User Profile Service Application - Set a value for a custom property in the user profile

In the Manage User Properties section of the User Profile Service Application I can create custom properties in the user's profile. But how can I set values for it using the SharePoint UI? I don't ...
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Can I set master page based on whether user is anonymous or not? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: A seperate masterpage for annoymous users? Stemming from a previous suggestion on how I can display my sharepoint site completely differently to anoymous users, I am ...
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Pulling hair out: How to customize MOSS2007 site to be front facing

I have a client that I've been working for that has a front facing MOSS2007 site, and wants another one. I originally did the work by using SD2007, creating a master page, and then creating a bunch of ...