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Lookup column of type “User” showing #ERR

I've defined two list definitions and instances in a feature in VS2010. One list only contains a required field "Employee" which is of type User. The second list has two fields, a simple text field ...
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Getting resources in a Visual Webpart

I want to get resources that are kept at directory in my visual webpart "User Control" for SharePoint 2007: C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\web server extensions\12\Resources At the ...
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CurrentUser.Name different on dev to test?

Locally (during development) CurrentUser.Name brings back a nicely formatted first name and surname: "Dee Mac". On test it brings back "DOMAIN\DeeMaC". Is there anyway I can ensure I'm gettin a ...
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Loading jQuery in the Correct order

I wish to use a jQuery plugin in SharePoint. Currentley I have jQuery added to each page via a custom master page. <script src="/Style Library/js/jquery-1.6.4.min.js" ...
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Not able to add webpart to page using chrome

I created a visual webpart for SharePoint 2007, now I am able to add it to page using Internet Explorer but when I try to add it to page using chrome it doesn't add it or do a page refresh, I followed ...
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Is it possible to display the FieldRenderingControl of a FormField without providing a ListId?

Is it possible to display the FieldRenderingControl of a FormField without providing a ListId? I'm creating a dynamic form based off of a content type. Most of the time the data from this form will ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Community site: Get values from “Discussions List” list

Im trying to get values from "Discussions List", When I tried to get the values of "Body" field from that list its giving only the values of the replies of discussion. I couldn't access the values of ...
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Pro grammatically adding choice field with another field relation

sorry about the title am not sure how i should name it. I want to be able to create two columns for a list that have a division - subdivision relation. If in the first field if i choose People the ...
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Can't find a site column that DOES apparently exist

Well I've deployed a site column from my xml definition and upto now it's been fine. I then checked my content type (after some unexpected errors) and it's removed itself from the content type and is ...
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How to find the SiteCollection created date in Sharepoint 2010?

I want to find the sitecollection created and last content modified date in Sharepoint 2010, found a SPSite property for last content modified date however could not find any clue to find the created ...
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Possible to programmatically force timer to run?

I've exposed some 'rename metadata term' functionality to the user through an application page. It works fine, but they obviously don't see the changes until the 'Taxonomy Update Scheduler' has ran - ...
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Should we use web service lists.asmx over CAML when working with large lists

There is a list that has around 100k items in a SharePoint Site Collection. This site has been customized to serve certain business requirements through visual webparts. While, regular CRUD ...
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How to create a new FBA user programatically using VS 2010?

I am looking to create a new FBA user (explicitly) in the membership db using the membershipuser create user programatically. The purpose is to test permissions using the spfarm account. What is ...
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How to specify the name of a ContentType in code for multi-language site?

according to the documentation I can do: <ContentTypeID="0x01000188a30d01ae4607bbe5800bbbaf2550" Name="$Resources:LocalizeContentType,ContentTypeTitle" .... However I seem ...
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Add Listview of parent site list

i want to add a page where users can view and edit a list, problem is the list is not in the site but rather in its parent site. I also want to be able to filter the list so they can only see a items ...
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How do I rename a metadata term in C#?

Can't find this documented anywhere. Do I just change the Term.Name and run a commit all on the term store?
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SharePoint Designer Workflow Creating New Document Sets

Scenario: We have a document library with document sets configured with some default documents in them. When creating a new Document Set normally, it adds the default documents just fine. We have a ...
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SharePoint 2010 List Rotator Web Part

Ok, so I would normally take the time to write this, but don't have said time to do it at the moment. I need a web part for SharePoint 2010 that does something very simple: display list items from a ...
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Regex Query Against FAST Search 2010

I'm looking for a way to do searches with FAST Search Server 2010 based on Regular Expressions. For instance, I'd like to be able to use: ^\d{3}-\d{2}-\d{4}$ And have it return any content ...
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Where should User relationship be managed/maintained in Sharepoint 2010?

I have manager and employee reporting to manager. The sharepoint server is integrated with active directory and active directory does not maintain any such relationship. So how can we do that ? Can ...
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Render TextBox (sever control) in WebPart and manage (text, visibility etc of) the server controls from editor part

My initial goal is to achieve the following Render dynamic TextBox in custom editor webpart Manage Text (, visibility, height, width etc) of the TextBox from editor part. We can consider ...
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Is there anyway to execute a web scoped timer jobs manually

My timer job runs every 15 minutes so on Staging server I have to wait 15 minutes while waiting for results after deploying it, is there any way I can simply execute it, I remember there was some ...
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Determine the location List or Document Library

How can I determine if I'm in the List or Document library and I'm not on some page that is inside the document library? For example if im on the page which is located in the pages and I do: ...
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Windows Phone 8 with Sharepoint 2010 Connectivity

How we connect Windows Phone 8 to Sharepoint 2010 and get list data using web services I found connectivity for Windows phone 7 with Sharepoint 2010 but not found with windows phone 8.Is it same for ...
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Where to Place XML File to be Read by Web Part?

In another question, I finally found a way to deploy the XML file to be read via a Feature, to the _layouts folder: Feature Elements File Should I be deploying it there at all? I wasn't able to ...
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DRY and page layouts

Being a fan of DRY to write maintainable code I'm having some problems getting to terms with SharePoint development. Some information (e.g. GUIDs) is often repeated and spread out over several files, ...
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SharePoint Designer not saving changes

I've developed a SharePoint WebPart but am having trouble editing it in the SharePoint Designer. My WebPart is supposed to be a thin wrapper around a DevExpress Chart which exposes all the settings in ...
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Parsing boolean ListItem property into string

I am currently parsing boolean into string using this line, but it ain't working all of times, is there any alternative ? bool.Parse(listItem.Properties["Boolean Property"].ToString()) == false
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How to full uninstall SharePoint 2010

I wanted a clean install of SharePoint 2010 so I recently uninstalled it as well as deleted all the content databases from Central Admin and SQL Management server. I then re-installed SharePoint 2010 ...
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Convert Page to PersonalWebPartPage

I've a strange question for you. I have to fix bugs in the another's code (webpart for sharepoint 2010). So in the code there is a line with the code below: var s = ...
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InfoPath form has Multiple Selection List Box that checks all items instead of just one

In InfoPath 2010, I have a Multiple-Selection List Box that uses an external data source to populate the check box items. This data source is an xml document that gets dynamically populated in the ...
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When placeholder is filled with content from page in master page

My question about the placeholder, basically I have to perfrom a check in my custom user control for some controls, but does controls are loaded from a page in a placeholder. And my user is located ...
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Sharepoint Project automatically retracts Visual studio

I have a Sharepoint project with a workflow and every time I try run it, as it deploys the solution it automatically retracts. This retraction happens 1 second after the deploy. Below is the build ...
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Why is default ScheduledItem StartDate a 'weird' value?

If you create a new ScheduledItem object and look at the StartDate - it's 1/1/1990 - why? This has just caught me out when trying to evaluate whether the dates have been set or whether they're, what I ...
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How Do I Recycle a Folder to Site Recycle Bin and not Site Collection Recycle Bin?

I have written some C# code which will recycle a folder based on the path it is passed, however, when it is executed the folder goes to the SiteCollection recycling bin and not the first level ...
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What is the most efficient way to compile a solution with multiple dependent projects?

I currently have a solution with one "active" project and several helper projects. These projects represent different utility libraries used within my team. The benefit is that the libraries are kept ...
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SPLongProcess never redirects to the destination page and hanging on the processing page forever

I got the following code below , it starts a long running process , once the processing completes it will redirects to another page using EndScript().However,SPLongProcess never redirects to the ...
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SPPersitedObject

Hi i am having some problems updating SPPersitedObjects Enviroment A userA site owner account no central admin permissions userB Sharepoint Installation Account permissions on everything development ...
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The file * has been modified by SHAREPOINT\system

In the current scenario I am trying to copy a document set from one library to another, the thing is I cant use DocumentSet.Import because I only need the docset properties and not the contents. The ...
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Simple Choice field value assignment

My apologies for asking, what seems like, a really basic question - but I can't appear to assign a value to a 'Choice' field programmatically and can't find anything documented anywhere. Defined in ...
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503 after SP-Solution upgrade

i am well aware that when using SP-Solution Upgrade the sharepoint server throws a error 503. this isnt the problem what i need to find out without testing is does the 503 affect the entire farm or ...
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Untrimming trimmed ribbon control

My question is straight forward, how do i programmatically untrim the trimmed control on the Ribbon? So if this happens: SPRibbon current = SPRibbon.GetCurrent(this.Page); if (current ...
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How can I return user-values as a SPUser (Hyperlink) in a visual webpart in C#?

I'm developing a visual webpart (TreeView). If I click on a node (folder), it gives me the credentials of the folder. Now, the values are all appearing in a label. How can I return the users and ...
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Error on setMapping for managed property

I'm getting error when i try to add a crawled property to managed property "contentshidden" Anyone know why the problem can ben, when i add a mapping to empty mapping property it is ok, but when i ...
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User control in delegate control

My question is regarding a delegate control called TopNavigationDataSource, normally when you create a delegate control you just define there some new properties etc. But what if I want to deploy ...
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Custom field type - how inherit attributes from base field type

I need to create custom field type which must inherit ATTRIBUTES from inherited field type (e.g. Note). I know how to add custom attribute on my custom type (using fldtypes...xml, custom ascx,...) ...
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Sending and receiving fax with sharepoint

my clients expressed the need to be able to send faxes from sharepoint. So they would open up a web page somewhere on the intranet, they would then select another company and click on a send button. ...
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How to check if a user exists in a group

How can i check if a user (not the current user) exists in a group. The SPGroup object allows to check if the current user is member of the group, but there is no method that checks if a SPUser given ...
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Site Collections <target user> is a member of

There is already a webpart for this but it shows subsites etc, which is not the requirement. What I need is a webpart that will list the Site collections a target user is a member of, and it must be ...
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Overriding function in imglib.js

My question is regarding a default SharePoint imglib script. The script is located in following folder: 14\TEMPLATE\LAYOUTS\1033\imglib.js The script has a function called: GenerateFooterContent(f, ...