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How to display ActivityEvents based on a URL, and not on the current user?

For a community site, I want to displayed activities that happen on the current site. The requirement is to have activities displayed in several places: On the user's profile and other users' ...
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Has Microsoft discussed whether future versions of SharePoint will support MVC?

I haven't heard anything about whether they will be including this in the future or not. I did some Googling and found an interesting project on CodePlex but did not find anything official from ...
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How are you doing automated testing?

One area that I have always found a challenge is being able to get my automated builds (in whatever guise, MSBuild Nant etc) to deploy the created solution (WSP) to a remote machine, install and test ...
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Create ContentType for InfoPath forms

I have a form library in a site template. When I create a new site based on my template, I want to have the columns in the list like when I deploy my form from infopath. Can I make a content type and ...
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ThmxTheme Error

I wrote a ASP.NET Handler module for sharepoint 2010 web application. it is running .But I added this code, occured error Code: string tema = "/_catalogs/theme/Classic.thmx"; ThmxTheme tm = ...
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Creating an asp.net page that calls on a SharePoint 2010 Service Application

I am trying to create a simple web page with three text boxes. I then pass the three values to a client for a SharePoint service application. However, when it calls on the SharePoint service ...
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The HTTP request was forbidden with client authentication scheme 'Anonymous'

I am receiving the following error from my SharePoint 2010 service application: The HTTP request was forbidden with client authentication scheme 'Anonymous' This code is being thrown from the my ...
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SP2010 Delete a site through code

I'm using the following code to let users without full access rights on my site deleting it through a custom layouts page (delete site button): SPSecurity.RunWithElevatedPrivileges(delegate() { ...
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Use a supplemental .config file just for a web application

I'm trying to add a section into the web.config of a SharePoint 2010 application and I created a webconfig.myname.xml in the \14\CONFIG folder. I then ran the following command to apply the changes: ...
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Check if customAction exists

I customized my ribbon with customactions. These commands of the customactions call some cool Javascript functions from a file (ex. script.js). I include this file with: <CustomAction ...
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When to use OpenWeb() vs RootWeb

I am a little confused on the pro's and con's of each. When is it good to use OpenWeb() vs RootWeb, especially in the context of a using statement.
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Using Third Party editor in sharepoint 2010

Sharepoint 2010 content editor is better than sharepoint2007 but it's lacking lots of functionality. Is it possible to "substitute" standard rich text editor with something like Telerik Rad editor? ...
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Creating Custom List Definition in sharepoint 2010 using Wsp Builder Project. getting Error

I have created new Wsp builder project and Added one feature. In Element.xml file i have Define the Custom List template. I have Created the Custom List and named as Schema.xml. I added the ...
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Creating Custom Column in sharepoint 2010 with Wsp Builder Project

how can create Custom Column Field Type with Additional Functionalities in sharepoint 2010 of WspBuilder Project? Can i get the Sample Code to achieve this
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How do I ensure that the task list displays in Gantt view when creating a new site from template?

I have a site with a Task List, which has a custom Gantt view as the default view. The home page of the site, which is not a wiki page, has a List View Web Part for the Task List where the Gantt view ...
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InfoPath Form with new certificate will not load when published

I'm developing an InfoPath 2010 form containing C# code. On my virtual machine I have a SharePoint 2010 standalone installation. When I started developing the form, I generated a certificate in the ...
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Using TFS and SharePoint Designer

I am part of a team working on a large, heavily customized SharePoint 2010 publishing site using TFS for source control and a mixture of Visual Studio and SharePoint Designer for development. One ...
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Workflow EventReceiver (how modify init (start) form of approval workflow)

My problem is: I think that I should create event receiver on SP approval workflow. My custom code in that "receiver" should need to do modification to init form (properties) of that workflow. ...
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Getting my head round spsite vs spweb vs anything else

I am fairly new to Sharepoint development (But learning it rapidly due to some initiatives I have in place - not exams). Anyway, one of my biggest stumbling blocks is the naming convention for ...
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SP2010 Using SPLongOperation in Dialog Boxes

I would like to have the following behavior. After clicking the submit button in a custom layout page, a dialog box opens showing the SPLongOperation page. After the operation is done my custom ...
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Tooltips on check boxes

I have a CheckBoxList , I want to assign tooltip to all the checkboxes. How is it possible? I cannot find any property associated with this. <asp:CheckBoxList ID="XYZ" RepeatColumns="3" ...
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System.UnauthorizedAccessException Custom Workflow Action

I have been playing around with some custom workflow actions for SPD 2010, but I have an issue with one which works when running with the site collection admin user and not with a regular user with ...
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How do I save files that are larger than 1MB using the Client Object Model?

I'm trying to save a file to an SP document library using the Client Object Model: //populate information about the new file, from disk FileCreationInformation fci = new FileCreationInformation(); ...
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Setting User column value via Client Object Model

I'm trying and failing to set the value of a User column via the SharePoint client model: int userID; string displayName; /* Look up userID and displayName from Web Service here */ ...
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How can I access the Taxonomy store using the Client Object Model?

We are writing an Outlook plugin and need to create an overview of the available Managed Metadata term stores and terms from clients that connect to SharePoint. I have used the TaxonomySession to do ...
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Can the scope of SharePoint Custom Field Type change?

I'm created a Custom Field Type by taking reference from this URL: http://www.mtelligent.com/journal/2007/9/29/sharepoint-2007-custom-date-time-field-to-default-the-time-t.html. just wandering ...
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Adding files to a deployed feature

How do you add new files to a feature that have been deployed? Are there any gotcha's that you need to worry about?
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Using SPDatasource with a dropdownlist — Need to dynamically pass SP List

I am creating a custom webpart for SP 2010. I need to use the SPDataSource control with a dropdownlist. I got this to work perfectly if the SP list is hardcoded in the node, but what if I dont know ...
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SharePoint InfoPath formviewer part

I followed the Code protected override void CreateChildControls() { XmlFormView formView; formView = new XmlFormView(); formView.Width = ...
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InfoPath form template not displaying in custom Application Page [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: SharePoint InfoPath formviewer part I have a requirement for opening an InfoPath item from an InfoPath library in a custom application page. Here is the code: ...
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Force a value into NewForm.aspx

I have a specific case where I want to hook up on the NewForm.aspx, hide a MultipleLookupField and set the value by myself. I'm opening the NewForm.aspx with Javascript and using some query strings ...
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Custom Dialog Return Value

I have a custom page that I load in a SharePoint dialog. I call the javascript from an ASPX page, but when I close the dialog I want the javascript callback to "push" a value back to my ASPX page. Is ...
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Enhanced SPLongOperation progress behaviour for intermediate actions?

When you launch some custom code, e.g. custom create new site and provisioning of this site, you can use SPLongOperation to display a modal dialog box with a green spinning wheel indicating something ...
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Should SPWeb objects be passed to other methods or re-instantiated?

Should I pass my SPWeb object to a method or recreate it in that method?
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Recreating the Blog Template

The blog template allows you to display several blog posts on a page. Clicking on the title allows you to goto a view of the blog post on a seperate page. How would I go about doing something similar ...
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InfoPath forms viewer web part

I'd like to add a SharePoint web part in a page that would display InfoPath forms(For example Timesheet template).Does anyone know how to show the "InfoPath forms" inside web part??? Can anyone help ...
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Using the Sharepoint Client Object Model with ASP.NET C# page

So why when I add the line <%@ Import Namespace="Microsoft.Sharepoint" %> does the page error with: An error occurred during the compilation of the requested file, or one of its ...
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Sharepoint backups - Development image

I'm looking into creating an image of a SP 2010 development environment. I would like to avoid operations like restoring the image of the virtual machine (the environment is on a virtual PC) and opt ...
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Things to “get right” to succesfully develop Sharepoint solutions

Lets face it, SharePoint 2010 is a big ecosystem. You need to know the GUI, the administration options, the data model, have programming skills, know the API, know how it works internally etc etc. I, ...
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Sharepoint Out of the box Approval Workflow Approve/Reject comments issue when programmatically altering it

This Question already asked on stackoverflow but couldn't found solution. Hope this is the correct place to ask whether this can be done programmatically or alternative approaches. Need to update ...
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Does Update-SPSolution trigger a SPFeature.Upgrade()?

I'm looking into Feature versioning and upgrading in SharePoint 2010 and I don't know exactly if the Update-SPSolution cmdlet triggers a SPFeature.Upgrade(). Are <UpgradeActions> elements ...
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Sub sites inherit parent theme

I am trying to get subsites of my parent site to inherit the same masterpage as their parent. I have a feature stapled to all the default site templates that contain my master page. I have created a ...
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Add or Update to sharepoint with .net code

Is there any ready-made code (c#, .net) to add/update documents in SP Library? I am sure using web services. Can anyone please suggest? Also, is there a way to get the Doc ID back after an item has ...
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BDC - User profile sync won't sync with sql server/wcf service

I created simple web service which implement 2 methods (one (no parameters) return list of object, another (one parameter - upId int) returns simple object with 3 properties (bool, string, and int ...
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Setting a Publishing Hyperlink Field Value that has no Value

I am using the Object Model and the Microsoft.SharePoint.Publishing.Fields.LinkFieldValue namespace in an attempt to set the value of a Hyperlink Column on a SharePoint 2007 Publishing Site. ...
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call stsadm.exe programmatically (using System.Diagnostics.Process) doesn't seems to work

The title pretty much says it. My target is to deploy a custom alerttemplates.xml to my SharePoint 2010 solution programmatically. Which would decrease the steps for an installation of the solution, ...
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SharePoint 2010 Service Application fault exeption

I am receiving an error from my SP 2010 Service Application when I try to execute the code from my proxy. An unsecured or incorrectly secured fault was received from the other party. See the inner ...
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how to use sharepoint in winforms application

I want to use sharpoint in my winform application any one give me suggestion how i use sharpoint in winform and i want to access all the properties of outlook using sharepoint in my winform ...
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Supplemental .config File

I wish to make a change to the web.config file. I know you can do this by using a supplemental config file. I know that the file needs to be coppied to %ProgramFiles%\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\web ...
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VIsual Studio editing feature.xml

I am trying to create a a feature staple. To do this I need to create a feature and then edit the feature.xml to be like: <Elements xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/sharepoint/"> ...