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making an SP.UI print dialog

I'm thinking of adding a print button to my list ribbon , the minute I click on this button a print dialog appears showing the list of the available printers on my computer. so this printdialog i was ...
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Error when using ItemAdded event handler to update columns on newly uploaded document

I have an ItemAdded event handler connected to a document library, in order to automatically populate certain fields when a new document is uploaded: public class AutoPopulateDocumentFields : ...
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SiteMapProvider for MySites' breadcrumb

My question is regarding the site map provider. I have a breadcrumb in the mysites and i use SPContentMapProvider to build the breadcrumb, but the problem is it always shows 'Home', so if im on my ...
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Linq get Distinct or first from multiple group

Ok, I'm not understanding something here with what I am attempting to query here. I have a list like the following. Title Subject Content Date ...
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Translate GUIDs to library, list, webpart, or component name

I have a list of GUIDs used but I don't have a reference to tell what each guid is for. Could I programmatically convert these Guids to something more useful such as Guid ==> "Document Library" ...
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Trying to get user's manager: Getting SPServiceContext with SiteSubscriptionId of {00000000-0000-0000-0000-000000000000}

I am trying to get a user's manager with this code: SPSecurity.RunWithElevatedPriviliges(delegate { SPSite site = new SPSite(SPContext.Current.Site.Url); SPServiceContext context = ...
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Programmatically (C#) set date field to blank in 2010

I have tried setting my date field to an empty string ("") and setting it to "01/01/0001". Both returned the error "String is not formatted as date time". I have several thousand items across a few ...
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Developing Apps in Sharepoint

I want to learn how to develop apps for SharePoint. I created a new developer site collection. When I try to install NAPA I get the following message "Sorry this app is not supported on your server." ...
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How do I delimit Property bag values so search treats them as individual searchable words?

currently I'm using the property bag with values that are comma separated something like: web.AllProperties["fruits"] = "bananas, apples, oranges, tomatoes"; Currently search is treating them as one ...
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CAML query where date field is greater than another date field

Is it possible to write a CAML query that uses another field as the Value part of the filter? For example in SQL it would look like this: WHERE Field1 > Field2 This was by best guess but it is not ...
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color picker in custom webpart properties

I want to have custom color picker in web part properties to let users select colors for headings. Any idea how to achieve this.
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List Onload event

What I want to do: I have a custom list that contains a lot of items. When an user loads the list, all items of his view should be checked. If there is a special value in the listitem a notifiaction ...
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Replace default List View Web Parts

As the title explains, I am trying to remove the default Web Parts that are associated to list items and replace them with my own custom web parts. Here is what I've attempted so far: SPList list = ...
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Does writing a custom RBS provider force one to put SharePoint into unsupported state?

It is well known that modifying a content database directly by running SQL queries results in an unsupported state. However, it is possible to develop custom RBS providers. Note that when an item is ...
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how to check if domain group has any kind of permissions to web after ensure

I am adding user to web, he might be added or might not be. I want to only give him permissions if he already doesnot have/has. How can i check. SPSite site = new SPSite(webUrl); ...
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Building a Sharepoint project - the big picture

I'm a Sharepoint beginner so my question could be naive but I wasn't able to find any answer. Could someone give me a brief guide about developing a complete, enterprise class solutions in a shorat ...
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groups.getByName(groupname) is undefined

I have copied some snippets of code from here to test if a user belongs to a certain group, I am using Sharepoint 2010, however I am getting an method is undefined error. I am making sure that sp.js ...
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Is it possible to dynamically hide specific custom retention actions in the dropdown menu?

I'm dynamically creating custom retention actions for information management policies. My problem is that in the retention action dropdown menu, I would like to show only some custom retention actions ...
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How to Password Protect a SharePoint Object (Reassuring High Level Users That its secure)

Edit to clarify: The purpose of this isn't to replace SharePoint security or to add some extra super security or about trust in SharePoint, it is instead to consider something that is very much ...
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Does adding custom code to native SharePoint aspx files automatically result in an unsupported state?

I want to add some custom code to one of the native SharePoint's aspx files in the hive (14\TEMPLATE\LAYOUTS). Specifically, I wish to implement a Page_LoadComplete event that does some additional ...
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Compare Credentials to his one's own login credentials

I would like to compare the current user credentials with my UserAccount and if they are identical then I would like to have an alert, but It doesn't work. I don't know why.I hoept that you can help ...
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This Webpage Is Not Available With SharePoint

I've create a new Cloud Business App for SharePoint in Visual Studio 3013. I've added no code or altered the project in any way. The only thing I've done is created the Cloud Business App from one of ...
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Move SharePoint list items into folders that exists in the same list programmatically?

Respected members of StackExchange, kindly help me with your kind suggestions to solve the issue. I have +20,000 items in a SharePoint list that i want to move into the folders that also exists in ...
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Complete new tasked with creating a SharePoint website… where do I begin?

I know a little bit about what SharePoint is (some kind of website designer kit that lets users design their web pages), but that's about it. I am tasked with assisting the creation of a website ...
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Why does client side .js or JQUERY sometimes not function at all and at other times does function?

SharePoint 2010 Enterprise on our network. Same site, same page, same time of day, same code behind yet sometimes our client side code functions and sometimes it doesn't. when pulling the custom ...
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Custom SharePoint 2010 Timer job not running

I have created a custom timer service to create a list. It's scheduled in minute using FeatureActivated event. I was able to globally deploy the solution. But the my timer job is not running. It's ...
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Create TermStore (SPServiceApplicationProxy) Programmatically

Is it possible to create a new custom TermStore Programmatically? something like SPServiceProxy proxy = SPFarm.Local.ServiceProxies.Where(s => ...
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Sharepoint - Office 365 login on PHP

I'm trying to implement a simple login with Sharepoint on a PHP existing application. I have read many information (some related to Client side login -but only works for windows AFAIK-) and forums ...
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sharepoint development environment

Does Microsoft provide free online development environment for SharePoint 2010? If yes . Please can you share the link and how to access it Even if access is limited to one month or so...
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How to get specific list items in Document Library subfolder?

I'm attempting to retrieve items from a subfolder in a document library. I must get these items where value is 'Like'. How can I do this via C# using the SP object model or by CAML query? this is ...
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Sharepoint multi-column validation

I've got a custom list that contains multi collumns. The validation is made by a custom contenttype. Now I want a combination of two columns to be unique. Until know I did not found a way to solve ...
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Attach ListItem to TaskItem

I've created a custom approval worfkflow for an listitem. Now I need to see the values of the item in the taskitem. So I think one way would be to attach the ListItem to the TaskItem. Does anybody ...
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SP13: Document Library Check-in/out settings

Recently our network went down and after it came back up a few of the document libraries lost its functionality. Prior to the shutdown, when an end-user checked out a pdf and made changes to the pdf ...
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how to give popup for a panel?

I have panel control in my web part. I used some 10 controls in this panel with in a div so I need to show this div in the popup .so which I need to keep in popup either with panel ID or div ID. ...
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How to export images from PPT to SharePoint Library

I am using below code to export slides as images from a PPT - Microsoft.Office.Interop.PowerPoint.Application appPpt = new Microsoft.Office.Interop.PowerPoint.Application(); ...
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Multithreading works with a self made parrallel loop, but not with the native one

In a project, I have a quite complex operation that takes few seconds to execute. The operation requires to work with a SPListItem object. Because my operation has to be executed with a bunch of ...
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Forms Based Authentication Sharepoint 2013 Application Forbidden error 403

I am making a Provider-hosted application for SharePoint 2013. I debug this application on a Development Collection with both Windows Authentication and FBA (Form Based Authentication) activated. I ...
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Passing a Kerberos Ticket to a web service

I'm trying to pass a Kerberos ticket onto a webservice through a custom webpart. The webservice is a WCF service, but it is a 3rd party web service that is not claims-aware. The web service doesn't ...
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Where should I put 3rd party assemblies needed by my project if GAC is not an option?

SharePoint makes it easy to deploy various resources via mapped folders in your Visual Studio project, e.g. Images mapped folder is where you put images needed by the project. My question is: where ...
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Using jQuery in SharePoint 2013

I'm trying to implement a solution in SP 2013 where the global navigation docks to the top of the browser as you scroll down. Like on this site. The dev at this site provided the jquery he used to ...
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Download files from document library using C#

Task: There are some Excel files or documents on SharePoint site that I need to download to my local drive. I'm a newbie to C#, so please give me directions on how to start and complete my task. I ...
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Event Receiver Firing for all Lists - even when ListUrl is set

I have two custom list definitions - List 1 and List 2, both with different ID's for the Type in the elements.xml. List 1 is called 'List1' and the other is called 'List 2', note that the second list ...
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Customizing discussions list in SP2013 with JsLink

I'm working on a community site and was looking at ways to modify UI of the discussion list that is presented to the user (and possibly more going forward). It is my understanding according to the ...
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Automatically create sitecollections and subsites from a MS Access database

I want to create an extranet for my clients. This extranet must to available over the intranet for the employees. I read a lot about it: the advice is to create separate sitecollections for every ...
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Custom Ribbon Button to Insert Group on Content Editing

I want to develop custom ribbon button that will upload images and return it's html markup like standard button do that inserts the image. My problem is that I want to upload many images, but ...
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Can a workflow start a console app in SharePoint?

I would just like to know, if it is possible to start a console app from a workflow in SharePoint?
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Custom SharePoint 2007 web part is extremely slow to load

I have a simple web part that I've added to my SharePoint 2007 site that containes a few labels, textboxes, a gridview, and a detailsview. This web part connects to SQL 2005 to retrieve data after ...
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Unable to get event receiver to work with Document Library

I have created a Document Library named Attachments Library. In the library I have created an additional mandatory column of File Details. I intened to use this field to capture some metadata about ...
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Possible to integrate Recaptcha with Microsoft Forefront Identity Manager

I've been tasked with adding a recaptcha field to our front-facing self service password reset page that is provided via FIM 2010 R2. I am not too familiar with ASP. I have added the recaptcha ...
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Retrieve all lists and libraries Sharepoint Online

I'm trying to retrieve all lists from my online tenant from Visual Studio. After much fumbling and unsuccessful attempts with: ListItemCollection listItemCollection = oList.GetItems(query); and ...