The quantities, characters, or symbols on which operations are performed by a computer, being stored and transmitted in the form of electrical signals and recorded on magnetic, optical, or mechanical recording media.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

0
votes
1answer
20 views

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
0
votes
0answers
18 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
16 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
20 views

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.
0
votes
0answers
27 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
33 views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
55 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
28 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
23 views

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, ...
0
votes
1answer
157 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
49 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
40 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
91 views

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, ...
0
votes
1answer
30 views

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 ...
0
votes
3answers
35 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
38 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
20 views

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.
0
votes
0answers
15 views

Status keeps pending while refreshing app

My App works perfectly when I start it from Visual Studio, but when I refresh it, it keeps loading... (Internet Explorer). I've looked it up and it seems that my worker keeps pending and doesn't get ...
2
votes
2answers
109 views

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 ...
5
votes
3answers
1k views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
32 views

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, ...
1
vote
0answers
60 views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
133 views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
162 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
494 views

Sharepoint Powershell exporting document library items ID/info to excel for 2007 and 2010

As per recommendations of Max I am opening a new thread. The previous problem i had was to compare the integrity of data between sharepoint 2007 and sharepoint 2010. I have decided to go with the ...
2
votes
1answer
149 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
55 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
39 views

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
1
vote
0answers
148 views

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" ...
0
votes
1answer
145 views

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].
1
vote
1answer
94 views

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.
1
vote
0answers
46 views

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))); ...
0
votes
1answer
136 views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
31 views

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 ...
3
votes
2answers
119 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
207 views

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 ...
1
vote
3answers
3k views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
69 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
37 views

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?
2
votes
2answers
1k views

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, ...
2
votes
2answers
239 views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
2k views

How can I create a cross-site DVWP in 2010?

This was so easy in SharePoint Designer 2007 - you just used the "Connect to another library..." link and you could quickly create a DVWP on your page that used any list/library in your site ...
0
votes
1answer
173 views

Can I access a SharePoint List or library with an InDesign HTML file?

I'm looking to Use InDesign to create an interactive object that creates "click and reveals" that reveal data from SharePoint data. How would this task be done?
1
vote
0answers
42 views

Is my Data Access model acceptable?

I'm creating a SharePoint application and want to do things the right way as often as possible. I'm deploying a series of Lists in a Site Definition, and I want to lock down Data Access to a series ...
0
votes
1answer
117 views

Trigger the start of a one time workflow via a data entry in a list

I have a workflow that is triggered via any change on a list and it is set to send email. Problem, the condition is set on any data point when I want it to be triggered on one data point when it ...
2
votes
2answers
1k views

Reason people don't use SPContext when executing web.Lists[“ListName”].GetItems(query)

I'm building a Site Definition that will be the core of a SharePoint product. I want to use best practices building the data access architecture. Since I do not know what the URL of the site will ...
0
votes
1answer
334 views

How to move content within fields in a page layout?

I'm working on a requirement where I'm adding a few fields in an already existing Page Layout and also renaming all the fields. After adding the fields via code,I want to move content within fields ...
1
vote
3answers
182 views

Data Modeling, Primary Keys, TOAD?

Is there software i can use to create a data model of sharePoint lists and libraries like there is TOAD for SQL databses
0
votes
1answer
946 views

How to manage a dynamically updated Excel file in SharePoint

When we have a client that requests a call back, we fill out a web form that automatically populates an excel spreadsheet on a shared drive. Reps will then access the spreadsheet and take appropriate ...
2
votes
1answer
2k views

Define XSLTListViewWebPart Custom DataSource

I'm currently working on a personal project which main goal is to create simple and customizable dashboards for everyday life. In order to avoid wrong way, I would like to know how to do to bind a ...