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A folder item is not returned by SubFolder properties after its creation

I have a SharePoint list (not a library) that accept the creation of folders. I have written a small utility method that allow me to create a folder hierarchy if it does not yet exists : public ...
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Updates are currently disallowed on GET requests. To allow updates on a GET, set the 'AllowUnsafeUpdates' property on SPWeb

I want to update the user profile details through the code however it is throwing the below exception "Updates are currently disallowed on GET requests. To allow updates on a GET, set the ...
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sharepoint caml is fast - how?

We all know that Caml is faster than using linq, since linq internally gets translated to caml. But can anyone explain how caml is best to do sharepoint queries or how it is fast or what makes it ...
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Get ContentTypeOrder of a specific folder using CAML and/or SharePoint web services

I am trying to get the ContentTypeOrder of a specific folder using SharePoint web services and caml queries. I am using the GetListItems() method of the Lists.asmx web service. The resulting xml ...
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Steps to deploy a Site Definition having a custom Master page

we have custom site definition with a custom master page, I copied it from Control Templates, made changes to "ONET.XML" and master page they are using. I also renamed site definition folder name and ...
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I have a site Template , I want to create another site template based on this template but using different Master Page

I have a Site Template A .wsp file, I want to create another Site Template B based on Site Template A but I want it have a different Master Page. I know how to do it in a site definition but I dont ...
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I want to give a user with minimum permissions the ability to use a content editor

Just one particular content editor. So the user's permissions will still apply (i.e. they are not an editor so typically cannot edit) but will still have access to a content editor's rich editing ...
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SPFolder vs SPListItem

I've trying to build a tree view which will show a Sites Lists and folders. This is an external application so I have to communicate with WSS3 through web services. Site |-List | |-Folder | ...
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Setting an audience from declarative WebPart?

I have a module that deploys some page. I'm adding webparts to these page, using a <AllUsersWebPart> node within a <View>: <View WebPartZoneID="Body" WebPartOrder="5" ...
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how to find out parent web address from where we navigated in a userControl

I have a Web 1 and Web 2, I also have a link of Web 2 in Web 1 using a link button in a SharePoint Site. Now If I click on Link button situated on Web 1 it takes me to Web 2, I Have a User Control on ...
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How to push a specific SPListItem through a workflow with code?

I would like to push a specific SPListItem to the final step in a State workflow, skipping all the intermediate steps (if a certain checkbox is checked). Currently, I have an event receiver hooked ...
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Sharepoint manage trust/add certificate

Hi I try to add a certificate under "central administration>security>manage trust" but I alwas get following error. The Root Certificate that was just selected is invalid. This may be ...
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UserMulti Field not allowing multiple inputs

I am trying to add a muliiple user site column using the following: <Field ID="{FC2612C2-1C60-45C1-949A-A49BECD8DB02}" Name="test" DisplayName="test" Group="test" Type="UserMulti" ...
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Creating Custom Site Navigation for SharePoint 2007

I want to create Custom Site Navigation "Breadcrumb navigation" which will show where a user came from, ATM I am using default Navigation that shows where this specific web is located in the site ...
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Updating a SPFieldMultiLineText field

I have an SPListItem. I have a field on the item of type SPFieldMultiLineText. How can update the value of that field?
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Registering scripts with HttpModule

I'm trying to add a javascript link to my Sharepoint page via a HttpModule, using the 'OnPreRequestHandlerExecute' event. However nothing is happening and the script link is not added but i'm unsure ...
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How would we know, what kind of breadcrumb we are using in our portal

I am bit confused with Navigation in SharePoint, I looked at web.config and then site map, which is enabled and have several tags of " If we have a default NavigationProvider and a Custom ...
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Breadcrumbs Navigation Requirement Changed

Scenario I have 20's of site in a single site collection we can say "portal A", Now I have list of site collections, let me explain it using a tree Now we are creating breadcrumb navigation using ...
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How is Infopath 2010 “Sharepoint List Form” different from “Web Browser Form” and other form types?

If to create a new Sharepoint list, browse to it and click on ribbon a violet button with Infopath logo "Customize Form", one can edit fRom Infopath Designer a fOrm used for updating/editing and ...
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Creating a Windows Gadget that gets populated from a Sharepoint List

I am trying to create a Windows Gadget for a Intranet site with hundred of sites & different groups with different permissions. The intranet site is secured with SSL/https, I looked at google ...
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Sharepoint 2007 Windows Gadget [closed]

I am trying to develop a Gadget for Sharepoint 2007, which will authenticate a user and then fetch him a sharepoint list from a specific URL, For the last 4 days I have been working on it and came ...
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Getting Sharepoint Users and comparing them with SPList field

I have a Custom SPList that has a field "Assigned To", now I can add as many items as I want, and they can have same title and same User they are assigned to, but what I want is a script so that I ...
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Deleting a Custom List Item using a custom field Name

Normally we delete a List item using following code, using (SPSite site = new SPSite("http:web1/default.aspx")) { using (SPWeb web = site.OpenWeb()) { ...
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Get Document from Sharepoint 2007 document library to sharepoint 2010 document library

I have a requiremement in my project that i need to pull the document in Sharepoint 2007 document library and need to add it in Sharepoint 2010 document library. I have already developed that puuling ...
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Implementing Sharepoint Without the Ribbon

Today when I walked into the office I was greeted with a request to position the ribbon at the top of the page in our Sharepoint Intranet branding in such a way that it:- A. Does not obscure the ...
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backing up sharepoint 2007 lists

I want to backup my SharePoint 2007 Lists. Now I am not sure, if there is any possibility of doing it in C# code or If I will have to perform few actions like following some steps and make it do using ...
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Is SharePoint 2010 Server mandatory on Developers workstation?

I have been a Developer during the Classic VB/ASP days. I remember that we used have Client Tools (Visual Studio, SQL Enterprise Manager) on Developers Desktop and there used to be seperate high-end ...
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What's the sense in forcing to digitally sign the Infopath 2010 forms?

Whenever I create an Infopath Filler Form in Infopath Designer 2010 and attach C# code there, for example, to show a messagebox on a button click, I am getting: InfoPath cannot open the selected ...
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Which is Better a UserControl or WebPart?

What are the advantages of user controls over WebParts when dealing with SharePoint? Some I can think of are: familiarity, reusability, and development speed. I am planning to implement them in ...
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Code Behind in Web Part Page that can interact with controls?

Classic SharePoint quandry, but so far the resources I've looked at haven't helped. On one hand, application pages work perfectly, but having them live in the 14 hive isn't ideal for a number of ...
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Does Anyone Any freeware/open source PDF converter we can use with sharepoint 2007

We currently using Active PDF software in our farm, which converts documents into pdf and merge them using our K2 back end coding, however I am looking for something easier, well doesn't matter even ...
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workflowAssociation not displaying workflow

I have created a feature. In the FeatureActivated event I am creating some lists. I am then trying to attach a custom workflow to one of the created lists. However when I do this the workflow history ...
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Start workflow only if some columns change

Does anyone have an idea how to stop custom approval workflow from running when a list item's ModerationInformation.Status is changed? I have a custom approval workflow that I wrote using Visual ...
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Server side equivalent of this Client Object Model code?

I have the following javascript: SP.ListOperation.Selection.getSelectedItems(); And I'm wondering if there is a Server Side Object Model equivalent to this that I could use in Page Load? The ...
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Missing XML namespace in results from List Service?

Related: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/11235139/how-to-get-this-attribute-using-linq-to-xml I am pulling the following data from the SharePoint list service: <Result ID="1,New" ...
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Getting Started with Sharepoint 2010 Development with no prior Sharepoint knowledge

My boss wants me to learn Sharepoint 2010 development (and he wants me to learn it now!). I have never done anything with Sharepoint. Where should I start? About Me: I am an Asp.net developer, and ...
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Avoid installing SharePoint 2010 on host

I'm running Windows 8 with Hyperv on a laptop that has 16GB ram. I have two virtual machines, one running DC and one running SharePoint Ent. Now, does anyone have experience in using Visual Studio on ...
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What cannot be developed for Sharepoint Server 2010 in 32-bit workstation? and in 64-bit workstation?

Before, I was developing remotely on Microsoft Sharepoint Server 2010 machine (Windows Server 2008 R2 Datacenter and all servers 64-bit) accessing it over internet through RDP from Windows XP SP3 ...
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Basic skills required for Sharepoint [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What technical skills do you use most when developing/deploying SharePoint? An introduction to SharePoint 2010 Tips for starting SharePoint development I am web ...
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Modify default view in code to add group by

As per title, is it possible (and how) to modify default view in code so that it display contents of the list grouped by one of it's columns? I tried the following: defaultView.Query = ...
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How can I get the root site collection from SPContext.Current?

With SPContext.Current I can get the current site or current web. However, I would like to get the root site collection for my current web application. I know that I can get the web application from ...
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Including a WorkFlow in a WSP

I am creating a feature that I want to install a couple of workflows when activated and bind them to a list. Is there a way you can use SPD and then export your workflow to include them in your visaul ...
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Should I use lots of SharePoint Lists or a SQL Database to store the data for my new bespoke application?

I am working on a project to create a new bespoke intranet website for around 50 users. The data volumes are relatively small, but in order to model the data I need to store (about the 100 or so ...
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How to upgrade user controls on Development Server

I just came across User Controls developed by developers who left company now, I tried looking on google on how to upgrade them on development server but couldn't find any blog or post regarding it. ...
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How to Find out Site definition being used by a Site

I always struggle to find out that how to know what site definition or site template a "Web" or a "Site" is using. We do have a lot of custom site definitions and site templates, we are using in our ...
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Web reference switches from subsite to parent site

I have an application in which I have added a web reference to: http://base/m/mysite/_vti_bin/Lists.asmx I have the following code: MyWebRef.Lists someList = new MyWebRef.Lists(); XmlNode result = ...
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Speeding up Development Environment

I have a Windows 7 box where I do development work on before pushing up to a central dev server. The performance on my local machine is holding me back. I like to deploy regularly to check changes ...
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SandBox Solutions Deployment of WSP to Solution Gallery : Beginner Questions

I am a beginner to SP Dev, and I have been reading a few things about Sandbox Solutions and the limitations there. Also it seems that to deploy a solution, I can simply upload a wsp to the solution ...
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EventReciever to change permissions

I am trying to create an event reciever on a document library that on creation it removes all permissions and gives the author contribute writes. All other users get nothing. I have the following ...
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Authenticating a user with WSS3 in WinForms

I'm developing an external application which will integrate partially with Sharepoint, it will basically provide the ability to scan straight to Sharepoint. I've been using the WSS3 webservices (I ...