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Strategy to accomplish ACID goals without ACID transactions

I am a n00b at SharePoint, and am being told by people more experienced with it that it does not support transactions. Given what SP is supposedly for I find this a little bit hard to believe, not to ...
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How to Submit Date/Subject data from one List to a Calendar List?

I currently have a custom list created that the team fills out and submits/saves. When this is done, I would like two fields of data from the List form, Requested Date and Subject, to automatically ...
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How to view records that fall between 2 date range in sharepoint?

How to view records that fall between 2 date range in sharepoint? Eg - How to view the list of records who are on vacation today from date range fields "Vacation start date" and "Vacation end date". ...
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People or group type columns are not displaying values

I have a list where columns that are people or group type do not display any values. Only users with Site Collection Administration access can see the values. Users with contribute access can't see ...
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Odd issue Data View web part in “Boxed” style

I'm using Data View to pull data from a SharePoint custom list. The view is pulling the correct data. The problem I'm having occurs when I use the "Grouping" feature. When I group by a field, any ...
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Data Inputing in Multi-Line text box and specified type

Good Day all, Im new to sharepoint, I have been ask to test sharepoint to see if it would do what we need, in terms of data inputing for our specific data model. The input is important as we need to ...
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Infopath Can't Get Selected Document Data

I'm a newbie in Sharepoint Development. I tried to create a document library using InfoPath. I wanted to get "Created By" column data and use it on a field in Infopath. I followed the steps from this ...
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How to migrate existing lists into new sharepoint app?

I have sharepoint app in mind consisting of 2 lists, some automatic workflows, and some manually triggered workflows with corresponding ribbon buttons. Right now client use site + lists + some ...
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Access parent site list data via LINQ from subsite

I have an SP 2010 web part that access list data using LINQ. The data and the web part currently live on the top-level site. Would I be able to easily access that data in a different web part from a ...
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External Data Editing and Modification

Can data in a SQL database be modified (new, delete, edit) through a SharePoint out-of-the-box feature or custom built feature?
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Data Source Propeties - Analysis Services Business Center

When I try to build rsds file in Report Data Source it showing me an error. Nothing Error show on Test Connection. The Error shows only when I click a button OK. Report Server has encountered a ...
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Where is the business data?

I have recently installed Sharepoint 2010 standard edition. I need to embed an excel spread sheet in a web part but cannot find the business data. What should I do? Here is a screenshot
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Entity Attribute Value(EAV) with SharePoint Lists

So we have a SharePoint application, in wich we will need to add custom fields for each client. We don't know how this could evolve. A collegue sugested that a data model such as EAV, could be a good ...
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Decrement list item on approval

As a self teaching exercise I am trying to make a leave approval system. I have an Employee Directory in the form of a list, each employee has a "Holidays Remaining" column with a default value of ...
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If I wanted to have SharePoint update with Live Market Data (ie. Bloomberg), is this possible?

I'm trying to figure out if SharePoint has a functionality where it can feed in live Market Data from an external site (i.e. Bloomberg) and update periodically throughout the course of the day.
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Pulling data from a PDF

I am wondering if it is possible for SharePoint to pull information from a PDF file? Basically, I have a document library where people can upload PDF vouchers which then get routed to different ...
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Data Table distinct value

dtnew1.DefaultView.Sort = "Modified DESC"; DataTable unique = dtnew1.DefaultView.ToTable(); In this code's "unique" table I'm getting all values but post title value is getting repeated. I need a ...
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Data Migration from .CSV to sharepoint list around 60lakhs record with lookup value

We had a requirement to migrate 6 Millions record from .csv file to 13 sharepoint list including lookup column, we come up with tool using Client Object model but the performance is low ...did any one ...
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Select A Document from a SharePoint Document Library in an InfoPath Form

When setting up a Data Connection to a SharePoint document library in InfoPath there is no option to select the "name" field. This means that I cannot populate a drop down where users can select the ...
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Redeploying List Definitions and preventing data loss

In the initial release, I had 2 solutions: one is timer job and the other is event receivers/lists. In hindsight, the event receivers/lists should've been separated as well. In the newest iteration, ...
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SharePoint 2013: “Sorry, this site hasn't been shared with you” After External Content Type (ECT) Data Column is Refreshed -Only affects non SC admins

I am Farm Administrator and Site Collection Admin for a single site collection (the only site collection in our farm). On Prem SharePoint 2013 Server. I have created an ETC using a Secure Store ID ...
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Adding data views and data sources

I am hoping this question has a really simple answer to it. I am currently in SharePoint Designer editing an .aspx page. I added an empty data view, then added a data source for one of my document ...
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Sharepoint 2013: can a page automatically filter content based on credentials?

Is there a way for Sharepoint 2013 to display only certain data on a page based on the credentials of the person logged in? To clarify: My project Director wants to visit a page and automatically ...
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Extract Infopath form data to CSV with Powershell

I have several infopath forms. Which contain data. I need to resume some of them in a CSV file. I think I can do it with powershell. Loop in the directory and get all files. But to retrieve data, ...
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Data Connection Files

I have been asked to provide an explanation why we have files in two places for Administrator Approved templates. We have not been deleting the data connection files in the SharePoint Data Connection ...
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How to create a form where the information on the XSN file cannot be changed after sent or saved?

Can I create a form where all data become static after saved or sent, and not available to be alteration on the filled data for the creator or anyone else either? Besides, all non filled fields must ...
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BCS Question (scenarios when data source is unreachable)

I have a few real-world (hopefully simple) BCS questions for on-premise database and SharePoint Online (O365) connected by OData web service: In the scenario where the data source is ...
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How to create Data Conection Libary with option read and write

I want to create data conection library to transfer a data from MSSQL serwer to Sharepoint list and with read write option. I must edit a data from a MSSQL table to Sharepoint list. Please help.
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In jquery rest result for person object as a [object Object]

Would it be possible to get a Person or Group type as a string rather than and [object Object], I am handling everything within the front-end with REST calls to listdata.svc URL's. CODE // DISPLAY ...
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BCS External Content Type with 20,000+ items (O365)

We have a large database of 20,000+ items on a local database that we need to get into Sharepoint Online 2013 in O365 to use as metadata for various documents in multiple locations. New entries and ...
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Storing Data for a Home Page

I'm fairly new to Sharepoint so bear with me! I have a project site and a request has been made to display (formatted) data on the home page relating to the project (ie title, scope, project members, ...
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SharePoint 2013 Online o365 and Very large external data for a Data dictionary solution

We have a very large SQL data source. That SQL database in on Prem and really secured tight - no update allowed. It's one of many data sources we plan to use to produce an enterprise wide Definition ...
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Connecting to IBM DB2 Database through OLE DB?

Is there a way to have a Data Source connection to a IBM DB2 database through OLE DB? I have tried all different kinds of variations of the connection strings from ...
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Getting Item and value from list by Specific Data

I would like getting a specific item from a specific list but i don't have ID, just a field (column) value. Here's my list: On the site, i have only the name...i'd like to recover the paid leave ...
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Most effiecient method of checking/veryfing identical/missing content between 2007 and 2010?

We are currently migrating from sharepoint 2007 to 2010 on a dozen servers, due to technical reasons we cannot employ the usual methods and instead we are using the webservices and requests to ...
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Dynamic SQL query for SharePoint lists for look ups values

I'm trying to link an external sql large table (10000 Rows) into SharePoint 2010 to be used as a look up ( eg to select an existing customer) in the metadata of documents. I have a BDC External ...
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sharepoint-show some data of list in page For example number of item added to list

I want to show summary of data of list in page. For example number of item added to list or number of item that created with each users. Is it possible? thanks
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Binding WPF data grid to Sharepoint listitemcollection

I'm trying to display a sharepoint 2010 list using WPF and the Sharepoint Client object model. This is the grid <Grid> <DataGrid AutoGenerateColumns="True" Height="200" ...
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Filter data view web part by page field

Is there a way to filter a data view by a page field that exist on the page. We can Implement it by CQWP in this way: [PageFieldValue: Relevancy].
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How to import the data from a Google Public Data Explorer into SharePoint 2010 out-of-box charts

using the new Google PDE I was wondering if there was a way of importing the data into my nicely formatted Chart Web Parts in sharepoint 2010.
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linq to sharepoint error: Cannot insert an entity that already exists

I have a sharepoint list: MyList I insert item to this list by Linq to Sharepoint (context object) like this: context.MyList.InsertAllOnSubmit(data.Items.Select(n => dataConvertor.Convert(n))); ...
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How are columns in SharePoint connected to CAML with regards to data submission?

I am trying to make an alteration to an infopath form that was created to submit data to sharepoint. I added a dropdown box and want to submit that data to sharepoint. The submission has been ...
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How to round a datatime LocalTime to the onkly datatime. Not to the time with hours

I have got a code: DateTime dzienStart1; DateTime dzienStop1; dzienStart1 = dzienStart.ToLocalTime(); dzienStop1 = DateTime.Now.ToLocalTime().AddMonths(-2).AddDays(-1.0); Whem I look at a date in ...
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how to have a list like this

i would like a list that has one more column with a hyper link "details" inside of it. when i click that link for each list item, it should take me to a new item view. if this is the first visit then ...
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Data Connection Library Event 6932

I am having the worst time connecting to the web service to call in the UserName variable for use in my InfoPath 2007 form. I can do it from a code behind, and want to be able to use this option as ...
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Use multi-select lookup field as filters in a data view web part (DVWP)

i have a list and a doc library. the list has a multi-select lookup field to the ID field in the doc library. when a user chooses multiple values in the dispform.aspx list form, i want to display the ...
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Time in Sharepoint

We have got two method in Sharepoint to get the time. One is ToUniversalTime() an secound is ToLocalTime() But when we are in server and have got a aplication instaled on server which kind data method ...
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Store cross site collection data

Is there a way to store data (strings, maybe xml) in SharePoint that can be accessible to all the site collections in a web application?
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External lists do not display data though data are available

I have external lists connected to a sql server database. Since the last day, some of the lists do not display data; the lists are empty, only headers are shown. (Some lists still display data, ...
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Use sharepoint 2007 as database for an ASP.NET MVC 4 application

I have built an ASP.NET MVC 4 C# application that has Many to One relationships. The application currently uses SQL as data provider. The following is the data connection string I use: <add ...