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Sharepoint 2010 Live to Development VM Copy Setup (Restoration)

Live to Development Migration We are currently migrating some sharepoint sites from external live environments to development environments hosted on vm's. The sites are a mixture of websites and ...
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remote deploy sandbox

I am trying to set up TFS build to deploy our solution to test server. The build executes some scripts remotely (from build server) on the test server. Everything works, including commands like ...
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SafeControls not added on all front-ends

On deployment in our acceptation farm, I noticed something weird happening. I deployed a wsp solution, just standard stuff. The solution contained a GAC assembly and some safecontrols. Our farm ...
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Sharepoint 2013, Programmatic deployment

I have the following queries : How do I programmatically deploy Managed Metadata Fields, and associate then to particular Term Set in Store while deployment When I am trying to create List/List ...
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Migrating .aspx pages created on SharePoint 2010

We're developing a solution based on a closed-source SharePoint-based application here at work and we're pretty stuck on the deployment portion. We have 2 servers, production and development. We need ...
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Deploying a feature for custom sharepoint timer job

To give some background, I am an ASP.net developer tasked with creating a calender event notification system with a lot of features beyond the out of the box calender. My application would read a list ...
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Install-SPUserSolution: Sandboxed code execution request failed

When executing Install-SPUserSolution powershell command the following error is shown: Install-SPUserSolution : Sandboxed code execution request failed. At line:1 char:23 + ...
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Multi-Tier SharePoint Deployment - Read-only Web Servers

Is it possible to have the following deployment architecture for hosting SharePoint internet websites? If yes, how can I make the front-end web servers as read-only while allowing content ...
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Auto-Update Statics On/Off

MS recommends disabling auto-create statistics on SP DBs (ref). What about auto-update statistics? Looking at our TFS installation, for the SP DBs, these two options are disabled for you when TFS is ...
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How to create a PowerShell script that accepts one or more SPWebApplication and use it in an expression?

I'm trying to create a custom function that can uninstall and reinstall any SharePoint solution. Some solutions requires the -GACDeployment switch, some requires the -AllWebApplications and some ...
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Why CustomRibbonButton for List not displaying in RibbonBar?

I have added 1 Element File for CustomRibbon Button. And added 1 Feature to deploy this RibbonButton. When I deploy this, it deploys and Feature is Activated but not displaying the Button in ...
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SharePoint 2013 deployment

I recently installed SharePoint 2013 on a VM with windows server 2008 and swl 2012. But I need some direction to start configuring the SharePoint. I found microsoft tech notes too complicated. Can ...
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Get deployed .aspx page in feature receiver to add WebPart

I have a SharePoint solution which deploys an aspx page in a custom folder in the Layouts folder. I need to get this page in the Feature Event Receiver so I can add to it a WebPart. In the ...
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Deploy SharePoint 2010 web application at a different machine

I develop SharePoint 2010 web application in Windows 7 + SharePoint 2010 Server machine. I have used Visual Studio 2010 for the development. In my application I have three different projects each for ...
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How to Deploy the Feature with Scope=Site & Scope=Web for WebParts & EventReceiver respectively?

I have only 1 Visual Studio Project. It contains 1 EventReceiver(for DocumentLibrary) and multiple-WebParts. I have defined the Scope=Site of Feature.xml file of Project. I have created 1 custom ...
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Link to Application Page in Sidebar

This sounds like a stupid question, but I cannot seem to figure it out. From Visual Studio, I have deployed an application page to my local SharePoint server. I can get to it directly by entering ...
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Content deployment between SharePoint 2007 and SharePoint 2010

Is it possible to deploy on a regular basis content from a SharePoint 2007 server to a SharePoint 2010 server ?
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Page not appearing in site pages library

I want to deploy a page to the sitepages library. When i deploy this code it does not appear. However when i go to the url manually e.g. contoso.com/SitePages/mytestpage.html, i get the 'save as' ...
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Can I safely rename applications residing under 'SharePoint Web Services' in IIS?

I understand that sharepoint creates the SharePoint Web Services for a number of purposes, as described here. Here is my particular instance: Is it possible to organize/rename these GUID named ...
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Error - Service Application creation

I was helping a client today to run scripts for creating web apps, site collections and service applications. Creating normal web applications and site collections worked fine but we got some ...
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How to deploy app_browsers file?

Is there a simple way to deploy a file into the App_Browsers folder of all web applications? By now, the only way I found is to use a feature receiver that create and fire a custom SPTimerJob that ...
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How to make SharePoint Online to update files inside modules

We have deployed solution to SharePoint Online with following elements.xml file: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <Elements xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/sharepoint/"> ...
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SharePoint WSP Deployment Best Practices

I'm building a few WSPs (a custom web part and a branding wsp both scoped to site collection level) using WSP builder on VS2010. Our SharePoint 2007 Farm contains two Web applications. I'd like to ...
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Listdefinitions use Listname as Contenttype

I have a Sharepoint 2010 Foundation, VS2010 and i use the Sharepointfactory(spsf.codeplex.com), if this is important. My typical approach are: I create first some fields, then i use these in a ...
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Problem with adding webparts with limitedWebManager.ImportWebPart PowerShell

When creating a web in Visual Studio it generates a web part where the namespace and the class name is the same. I'm thinking that this is giving me a problem with the limitedWebManager.ImportWebPart ...
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Thoughts about deployment via Site Collection backup-restore

I wonder sharepoint experts ideas about deployment of sharepoint projects/portals via site collection backup & restore, instead of visual studio solutions? Especially for the projects that will ...
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Deploy with PowerShell issue

When I deploy my project from visual studio everything is fine, I have a module with some pictures in it and a stylesheet that get replaced on deployment, from the output window: Retracting ...
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Cannot add the specified assembly “Microsoft.Practices.ServiceLocation.dll”

For a while now, me and my team having been having an issue where when we try and deploy a project we very frequently end up with the error Error occurred in deployment step 'Add Solution': ...
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How to add a specialised content editor web part to the web part gallery?

I would like to add in the web part catalog for the whole farm a specialized version of the content editor web part. Actually, I want to allow all site managers to drop a content editor that contains ...
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Web-scoped Feature falsely activated during Visual Studio deployment

In Visual Studio I have a solution containing two features with their Scope set to "Web". These two features work as expected but the only thing that is going "wrong" is that they are activated when I ...
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OpenXML and WebPart Solution Deploying to Live Server

I have the OpenXML SDK installed on my development machine, and I have written a webpart solution that basically creates an excel file using the OpenXML dll. This solution is a full farm solution not ...
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Why is my MySite looking at hive 60 for its files?

404: "C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\Web Server Extensions\60\Template\SiteTemplates\CUSTOMMYSITE\default.aspx" It was working perfectly fine until I got the above after one ...
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how to maintain workflow task list data when retracting or removing workflow association

whenever i try to remove workflow association or retract workflow solution (.wsp) all associated task list data also gets deleted. i want to prevent this behavior as task list data is important for ...
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workflow inactive - after deployment?

my workflow is deployed through the following script in SharePoint 2010: # Set CurrentDirectory $callingDir = Split-Path -Parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Path [Environment]::CurrentDirectory = ...
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Foundation 2010 Services fail to restart on reboot

All of the services on our SP Install that use Domain Accounts fail to start automatically after an IIS Restart or System Restart. Services Affected: SharePoint 2010 Timer - Logging on as ...
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Error while executing Powershell Script SharePoint 2010

I am writing a PS script to add,deploy solution and deploy the features. The sequence is as follows Check if solution already exists, if yes then Disable -SPFeature (Runs for around 10 features) ...
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Deploying styles only for root site collection or for each site collection

I know how to deploy the masterpages and styles like css, javascripts, images etc, my question is rather what is the best practice? As I deploy the all the requisites on a site collection in the ...
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How to Make Sure the Newly Deployed DLL is Updated With New Code? And How to Clear the Cache of SharePoint DLL?

I am working on a big SharePoint project. We have 4 solutions with around 40 projects. So in my development environment, when ever I am deploying a modified project, I am not sure whether the newly ...
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Changing Application Link URLS from UAT Server to Production Server in Lists Automatically

I have two SharePoint 2007 sites, a UAT/Development site (ip.ip.ip.ip) and a Production site (intranet.mycompany.com). Each site contains collections of lists pointing to applications our company ...
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deploy customized infopath form

I have a SharePoint custom list with some fields. I modified the form using InfoPath. This modified form has many views, rules and logic inside. Now I would like to deploy this form to Production ...
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programmatically deploy to site collection level using c#

I would like to use c# to remotely deploy my sharepoint site collections and sites, I can easily write the code to perform most operations. However I can't seem to find a way of deploying the code to ...
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can't deploy from VS2010 to Sharepoint 2010

I have run VS 2010 as an administrator The user, which is running VS2010, have db_owner rights to the config, content, and central admin DBs of SP2010. In my hostfile i have 127.0.0.1 ...
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Deploying web part from Visual Studio?

I exported a Core Search Results Web Part and created a new Visual Web Part in a Visual Studio project. I have added some code to the .cs page and the code for my exported webpart to the .webpart file ...
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When Re-activating Feature, All Content Shows Up Twice

Let me preface this by saying that I am brand new to Sharepoint, so the answer to this question may be obvious. I have a blog feature on one of my Sharepoint sites that I need to make changes to. ...
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Adding new Web Front End. What will stop working?

I have one web server with Central Administration and all SharePoint web applications on it. I want to add new front end. Will, at any point of adding new new web front end server to existing ...
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Will be next SharePoint 13/15 have new deploy features?

Over the past couple of years I've been making solutions for SharePoint Server and always most important problem was the availability of the web-site. Deployment not-sandboxed solution is pain at ...
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SharePoint 2010 Dev Machine Deploy to Stage Machine

Machine 1: Virtual Development box with Visual Studio 2010, SharePoint 2010 Foundations, Designer 2010. Machine 2: SharePoint 2010 Enterprise (Staging Environment) Question: Does Machine 2 need to ...
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Deploying WSP, Sharepoint Version

In my current environment we have SH 2010 RTM, and deployment works fine. But in the near future there is going to be another farm, and in this one we would like to have it up to date with SP 1, all ...
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Sharepoint Feature Batch Deployment Script

Does anyone have a batch file we can use to deploy solutions and and activate features into sharepoint. The batch file should contain pause to allow features to activate and only then move on to the ...
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Automating changes in web.config file on load balanced server

Issue We currently have a deployment process which is partially automated and part manual. The manual part involves making manual changing to the web.config for some things. We have two load balanced ...