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Migrate Web Part from one environment to another?

SharePoint Foundation 2010. I have added a very basic web part to my development environment. It is honestly just the Visual Web Part template. I would like to export this web part and import to ...
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How to add and use external assemblies in solutions?

I need to use DocumentFormat.OpenXml.dll in my code. In the solution package, I included this external dll in the Additional Assemblies. It looks like this: I also need to reference it, so that I ...
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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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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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How can I avoid “service unavailable”/“recompiling” when deploying solutions

The topic says a lot. I'm looking for a way to avoid that ugly "service unavailable" page when you deploy a solution. Also, I would like some theory on it, as I'm not sure I understand it completely. ...
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SharePoint 2013: Programatically Installing AND Activating sandbox solutions using CSOM

I have tested this successfully, but wanted to check if anyone else has run into issues with this approach? The following object SP.Publishing.DesignPackage allows you to .install() and .apply() ...
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Dependency of feature deployment with List and webpart

We have a project containing a webpart and a list instance (rootwebonly). The webpart and the list instance are activated via a single feature. Now problem is that, everytime a change is requested, ...
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Muilti deploy DLLs from external Projects into single WSP

I'm trying to build a single .WSP that should contains multiple DLLs from External projects. I've been following that this tutorial: Link I've followed all steps but on deploy , DLLS doesn't appear ...
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Installing SP2010 on Windows 8.1

Did anyone have a successful story of installing SP2010 on Windows 8.1? So far I'm stuck at installing .net 3.5. It gives me an error: 0x800F0906 could not install .NET Framework 3.5 (includes ...
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Issue with deploying webpart in sharepoint 2010

We've created 2 webparts under a single visual studio solution as a farm environment. But after creating the WSP and trying to deploy it to our UAT, we are getting the following error This ...
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deploy custom site list solution to web application scope?

I created a custom list definition in Visual Studio. Then, I generated a .wsp and sent it to our server admin to install. He got a warning: The solution contains no Web application scoped ...
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Setting the value of a sandbox web part's custom properties in .webpart file

I've created a new web part in a sandbox solution. This web part has a custom string property called 'PetName'. I'd expect to be able to set the initial value of this property in the .webpart file. ...
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How many ways we can deploy any solution in moss?

What all different ways available to deploy any custom solution in moss. Which is the best practice to follow while deploying solution?
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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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Retraction and deployment tasks are not executed Sharepoint 2010 after SP1

I am unable to redeploy solution to my sharepoint 2010 site. When I try to retract solution, the task is registered in scheduled que but not executed (sharepoint timer and admin services are running, ...
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Why does WSP Deployment Type 'ApplicationServer' require features to be manually installed?

When I create a WSP with Deployment Type set to WebFrontEnd and deploy, all of the features contained within are automatically installed. Features that are set up as ActivateOnDefault="TRUE" (Farm or ...
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XsltListViewWebPart: select default view

I'm trying to configure an XsltLisViewWebPart for deployment to a SharePoint site. I'm provisioning the views beforehand using: List oList = clientContext.Web.Lists.GetByTitle(list.Title); ...
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How do you clean up the test features and solutions from the farm?

we have been playing around with sharepoint wsps and visual studio and there are lot of test files in the layout folder, coltrol templates and images folders, etc. Also there exist wsps and features ...
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Able to Export a site but unable to import in another webapplication

Here I am using SharePoint 2013. I exported site collection with no errors, but when trying to Import site onto different web application as a site, I got below error Verbose: List URL: ...
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SharePoint2013, provider-hosted, remoteAppUrl resolution in Elemets.xml

In my experience when a provider-hosted app is built in VS ~remoteAppUrl gets resolved according to the build profile. The end results is that all webparts' Elements.xml get their page location set at ...
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How to deploy a cross-site publishing environment to prod

I'm building out a cross-site publishing environment on a dev server. So, it will have the following sites/assets: publishing site (myserver/sites/devpubsite) product Catalog Site ...
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SharePoint App Deployment error : 'Failed to install app for SharePoint'

I created a test MVC sharepoint app succesfully in a solution. Now I need to integrate this into a main solution project. But when I added a SharePoint MVC App into the solution and hit F5, I am ...
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Move listitems in SharePoint Hosted app

I am trying to creating a SharePoint 2013 Hosted app that get a selected listitem and move it to another folder of library in the same web. When I debug my code everything runs without any problem. ...
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Requirments for running my web application under https

I have created a new web application that uses https. After that I added a new site collection to it, but my question is "will SharePoint web application and the site collection works under HTTPS out ...
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VS 2013 not deploying silverlight solution in sandboxed on stand alone dev: SPUCWorkerProcess not running error

I have a stand alone machine with SP2010 set up on Windows Server 2008 R2. Office, SPD, VS2013, Expression, etc. There is no AD or anything as it is stand alone installation using local accounts and ...
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Deployment Question

We have a live sharepoint site and one development and one UAT server. Whenever we want to refresh the live site content to UAT, we are having problems. Most of the web parts are failing and ending up ...
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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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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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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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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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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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Deploy Sharepoint Dashboad page and KPI List to other site

I have a report library in Sharepoint site where i have several dashboard pages. Each of these dashboard pages have kpi and excel web acess web parts in them (only out of box no custom web parts). A ...
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File not found on WebPart Deployment

I followed the Instructions on msdn and also this one here but unfortunatley nothing seems to work. I've built a custom webpart and packaged it into a .wsp file since i'm trying to import this ...
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Deploying app part to office 365, takes long time to load

When I am debugging the solution, the app part is working properly. After testing I deployed this app part to Office 365 site, and added app part to the page. It's taking very long time to load the ...
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Deploying web part to https site

I'm trying to deploy custom Visual Web Part created in Visual Studio 2013 as a farm solution in Sharepoint 2013. The thing is, the site I want to specify for debugging is a https site. After ...
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Setup separated account for Search Service and get SQL deny error

I have a new account "wss_search". Then I re-create the existing "Search Service Application" and assign wss_search as the new application pool owner. Also I have granted wss_search have full control ...
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Deploy works from Visual Studio, get security exception from Site Collection Features. SP 2010

I have a solution that creates a new send to connection for a web application. When deploying from visual studio the feature get activated with no errors and creates the connection. When I try to ...
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Deployment time at Visual Studio's output window

I am deploying webpart solution or another wsp project from Visual Studio and i need to see finishing time. Are there any way to see the time when deploy finished or any error occured for interrupt ...
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Missing feature when deploing with -Local parameter

We have package with publishing page template and content type. All this stuff is in web scoped feature. Whe we deploys our package globally (wothout -local param) Install-SPSolution -Identity "Name" ...
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Restoring my Site collection from my development machine to my staging machine will show blank page

I have a team site collection inside my development machine; containing Apps, text, pictures, etc. So i back up the site collection from my development machine, i create a new web application inside ...
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Automatic content deployment from SharePoint staging to SharePoint production site

I have SharePoint foundation staging and production environment. Any content we publish on staging site, same content we prepare again on production. I am trying to find a way by which if i create a ...
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Feature is not deploying

I have created a new BDCS model in Visual Studio. VS created a new feature for this item. Several times this feature worked fine.. But it didn`t deployed twice. First time I deleted feature and bdcs ...
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SharePoint Deployment with thid part assembly that requires a .dat file

I develop an SharePoint 2010 application with VS 2012. This application contains a third party dll that is embeeded in the package manifest and deployed to gac. However, everytime I deploy the ...
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SharePoint 2010 custom service with no GAC deployment

I am working with a Custom Share Point 2010 service development. The issue is if the Solution is scoped at GAC then I can access my Service with /mex extension, to the url. But, if the solution is ...
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How do I Duplicate a SharePoint 2007 Publishing Subsite

I don't know a lot about SharePoint so pardon my terminology and please let me know what additional information is needed. I work for a franchiser who gives each franchisee their own website. These ...
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Not all changes apply after re-deploying solution (custom workflow action for SharePoint Designer)

currently I'm creating a custom workflow action for SharePoint Designer 2010. After the first deploy succeeded everything looked fine. But after that I changed several things and re-deployed the ...
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Roll back deployment stategy and performance testing (2010)

I am currently on the cusp of deploying a solution which will be upgrading existing .wsp solutions and also running a powershell script to upgrade masterpages, content types and page layouts on the ...
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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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Quickest way to backup and restore a web application content database across farms?

When I perform a complete backup of my development content database using Backup-SPSite and restore the site on a separate farm using Restore-SPSite its currently taking around 25 mins to backup and ...
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Updated SharePoint Solution not recongnized

I've modified a minor bug in a User Control of a custom SharePoint solution that was initially deployed on SharePoint 2007 but now it is deployed on SharePoint 2010. I was hoping to just update the ...