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SP 2010 & IE 10 - compatibility mode

IE10 is automatically installed on servers with every new update or on win 8 workstations and our users with rights do not read what is inside updates at all... 2010 SP2 is not ready yet and maybe ...
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Sharepoint 2007 Site Actions IE9 doesnt work

We have a public facing website which is custom branded. Up until viewing the website in IE9 all standard Sharepoint functionality worked such as Site Actions. All browsers work with it. Recently ...
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Eliminating the “Some files can harm your computer” warning prompt

Has anyone had any success getting rid of this prompt? We're running MOSS 2007 SP2, and virtually all clients are IE8, and this dialog pops up when downloading any non-Office format document from a ...
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Sharepoint 2010. 'xsd is not defined' Error when trying to save edited list item or create new! IE9

In internet explorer 9 i have error when trying to save list item. Namespace prefix 'xsd' is not defined. Before that i have javascript error inside some sharepoint files. This error says really ...
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Raw HTML content in editing controls using IE9

After updating the browser to IE9 (I used IE7 before), weird things happen when working on MOSS2007. When trying to edit content (a wiki entry for example), the textarea for editing shows raw HTML ...
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Disabled ribbon buttons in the library view

We had a user who installed IE 10. This messed up the users access to SharePoint 2010 sites. Then we removed IE 10, but in IE 9 the user still has a couple of Ribbon buttons that she used to use in ...
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Internet Explorer forces user to log into site with DOMAIN\USERNAME

I have a public Internet facing site running on SHarePoint 2010 using NTLM authentication. Users using FireFox/Chrome/Safari are able to log into the site using just their username and password. ...
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How compatible is Internet Explorer 6 with SharePoint 2010?

I am working on a project for a company where we plan to use SharePoint 2010. The client machines still use IE6 as their default browser. There are plans to move to another version of IE but it will ...
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Rich Text fields in New Item Dialog - IE9

I had an issue with a number of things due to upgrading my web application's master page to utilize IE9 for HTML 5 and CSS 3 goodies. The problem is this breaks a LOT of things in SharePoint 2010. ...
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CSS (progid:dximagetransform.microsoft) not working after upgrading to SharePoint 2013

We are in process of upgrading from SP2010 to SP2013. There is a webpart with the foll. code:- <table> <tr> <td style="height:20px; FONT-SIZE: ...
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SharePoint iFrame in Internet Explorer

In order to make a search migration from SP 2007 to SP 2013, I have created an iFrame in a content editor web part in SP 2007 redirecting to the search page of 2013. However, after searching a word, ...
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IE6 and SP2010 functionality

If I run SP 2010 UI in MOSS 2007 compatibility mode by using UIVersion=3 do I still get all of the SP 2010 functionality eg enterprises wide taxonomy and metadata and FAST for SP 2010 and document and ...
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SharePoint dialogue box/popup crashes Internet Explorer

I used to browse SharePoint Server 2013 site from Internet Explorer 10 installed on my Windows 7 machine. Earlier I did not have any problem with SharePoint site but now my I.E. frequently crashes ...
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Changing the title name on the web browser tab?

I have an intranet portal and on the Browsers tab it shows "Home- Home". Now I did edit the page title and set it to "X.Inc Intranet". But now it just shows "Home- X.Inc Intranet" What else ...
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Allow Users adjust Text Size in Browser

How do I enable users the ability to increase the font size on SharePoint sites, by using the settings in their browser. For example in using IE, users can use View > Text Size > Larger etc.
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Win7 Office2010 SharePoint2007 Error Editing/Viewing Documents

SITUATION: We are having an issue with users editing files in MOSS 2007 using IE8. This is not impacting users that still use Windows XP and Office 2007 (IE7), but rolling back is not an option. The ...
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How to target for IE6 clients with SharePoint 2010?

I know IE6 is not officially supported and the out-of-the-box rendering on IE6 is pretty ugly. That said, is there any way to get SharePoint configured so that IE6 clients can display a publishing ...
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Why does Internet Explorer crash whenever I browse to a SharePoint site?

On my Windows Server 2008 machine, IE is crashing whenever I browse to a SharePoint site. A dialog appears with the title "Internet Explorer has stopped working". I also receive a message in the tray: ...
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Blue bar in the header disappearing on zoom in Sharepoint 2013

I noticed this in IE8. In Chrome it seems to be working fine. When I zoom in or out the page (CTRL+mouse wheel scroll or using the buttons in the browser's menu) the blue bar of the header disappears. ...
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SP 2013 and IE 11

I noticed that when I was trying to edit my web part in SP 2013, I could not. All of the choices under the web part tab were greyed out. And the "up/down" icon in the web part did nothing. At least ...
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Assigned To error for SP 2010 / IE 10

I am seeing and issue that is specific to SharePoint 2010 and Internet Explorer 10. In this configuration, if I try to use the book icon of the Assigned To field to select people, I am getting an ...
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What SP2010 features don't work for a Visitor using IE6

OK - So there's a lot of talk about IE6 not being supported, that IE6 wasn't tested, and IE6 performs really badly for a Web Publisher / Contributor - but what features don't work for the end-user? ...
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IE9-32 bit compatability with SP2010

I am testing IE9-32 bit compatibility with SP2010. I have prepared the testcase/usecase for testing our custom SP solutions. At the same time,i want to test the OOB functionalities of SP2010 with ...
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Brand new secure site displays in FireFox and Chrome, but not Internet Explorer

I just created a brand new https SharePoint 2013 Developer site that uses SSL, and has NTLM windows authentication enabled. It was created using Central Administration, and has no customizations, ...
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Making a link from SharePoint site to Excel file on Shared Drive

Even though solution to this might not be SharePoint related, but thought to ask here anyway in case someone has some thoughts. I'd like to make it possible to open certain Excel macro-enabled ...
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MOSS 2007 Windows Authentication NTLM problem in IE7 with IIS7.5

Having recently migrated from MOSS 2007 to MOSS 2007 x64, we are having problems connecting to the Windows Authenticated (NTLM) authoring site using IE7. The domain name is exactly the same but the ...
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Sharepoint 2010 SP2 and IE10

I'm trying to figure out what changes in SP2 apply to IE10. They note that SP2 adds support for IE10 but never really indicate what those changes are. I can see 3 direct things listed in the excel ...
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SP 2010 wiki anchors

I was wondering if there was any way to make anchors in a wiki that work properly. If not, any alternatives. I am fleshing out a wiki on a SharePoint2010 intranet site and am trying to make a table ...
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Sharepoint 2013-stored/created Office documents not opening in 2010 client

SYMPTOM Created new Word and Excel docs in a SharePoint 2013 Online library. When I attempt to "Edit in Excel" from IE9 to open the file in my Excel 2010 desktop client, I only get a "The webpage ...
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Masterpage and CSS are not applied in IE 8

In SharePoint 2013, I have my custom masterpage. Masterpage uses custom CSS. Inside of my custom CSS I have: #suiteBarLeft, #suiteBarRight { background-color:#004250; ...
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Your client does not support opening this list with Windows Explorer

When I try to open a document library or list with Windows Explorer, I often encounter the following error: Your client does not support opening this list with Windows Explorer The error happens ...
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Internet Explorer 11 issue with SPServices

I have created js file which have spservices common function which I am using in my page. Below is the code for one of the function which will use for Add/Delete/Update by sending appropriate ...
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SPServices.SPComplexToSimpleDropdown Not Saving Value in IE

ok, first off this works in FF, Chrome and Safari, but does not work in IE. What I am doing is converting the complex dropdown to a simple dropdown using SPServices Auto-populating the projects ...
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SharePoint site open in Mozila and Chrome but did not allow me to open in internet explorer

Sharepoint site open in firefox and chrome with different users credentials but internet explorer does not allow me to open same site with different credentials
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Dropdown menu doesn't fit in form

I have a problem with the way Internet Explorer displays the drop down menu from a look up column in a form. I have a list that contains the names of US, Mexican and Canadian states. In State Folder ...
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Save button does not work on Modal Dialog while adding a calendar item?

The save button (top and bottom) does not work on the add new calendar event modal dialog. Surprisingly it seems to work fine in chrome and firefox but not IE. Once I remove my custom branding ...
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Windows 7, IE9, need to bypass “Open/Save/Cancel” prompt to force user to open

I have Windows 7 machines working off MOSS 2007, and now the Windows 7 forces you to use IE9, I am at a loss on how to force open the documents you click on in the SharePoint Library instead of having ...
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SharePoint parent page refresh on close of Modal Dialog, IE issue

I have a Webpage in which two webparts are installed. This is a system wherin user can make holiday request and manager can approve or reject. In 1st webpart The holiday requested by a user is shown ...
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Internet Explorer Add-Ins for SharePoint : Optimizing IE for SharePoint 2010

[Updated] I am in process preparing an OS image for re-image of 10k+ workstations. As part of the image, I am attempting to include an optimized copy of Internet Explorer 11 for use with SharePoint ...
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IE9 Quirks Mode issue? SP 2010!

I work on a 2010 intranet (foundation) site, which over the past year has been working fine and dandy (the company uses ie8). Now faced with possibly moving up to IE9 due to some software upgrades, ...
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SP 2010 and Internet Explorer 11 Release Preview issue

I have recently installed IE 11 Release Preview and having some really big issues with it since. For instance, the Edit Web Part drop down arrow is significantly smaller, almost hard to see, cannot be ...
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Visio Opens Document in Browser with Error “Already Open for Editing” when Attempting to Save

A user was attempting to edit a SharePoint Standard 2010 hosted Visio file that had been uploaded to a document set. The document would automatically open via Visio's IE plugin. The user could then ...
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Removing webpart from gallery breaks existing pages?

I have one webpart that is breaking some of my pages and I don't want it to be available on the gallery for adding it to a page however I have some pages where I do use the webpart, my question is: If ...
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Excel web access webpart throwing javascript error ( in ewamoss.js) in IE10

I am using Excel web access web part to display Excel reports in Sharepoint 2010. It's working fine with IE9. When I am loading the report in IE 10, it's throwing the error "Unable to get property ...
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Reading/Writing Cookies in farm WebParts - SharePoint 2010 Server

I have farm solution Visual web part, with the following write and read cookies methods void writeCookie(Guid thisVoteGuid, string pollID) { HttpCookie pollCookies = new HttpCookie(COOKIE_NAME); ...
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Security warning for JavaScript and CSS file?

I am using SharePoint Server 2007 Enterprise with Windows Server 2008 Enterprise. And I am developing using VSTS 2008 + C# + .Net 3.5 + ASP.Net + JavaScript (jQuery). I met with the following ...
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Can't open non office application files using IE

I have non office application files like images, txt files and if I try to view them in IE11, it redirects me to login screen. Now there are two interesting things regarding that: 1) There is no ...
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Microsoft SharePoint 2010: upload multiple documents without Internet Explorer and Microsoft Office

A client of us asked if it is possible for them to be able to upload multiple documents while they are on an iPad or Android tablet. It is possible to upload one document at a time, but because ...
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Managed Metadata Navigation - Browser Back Button Problem

In our intranet site, we have links in various places that navigate the user to document libraries that are pre-filtered by managed metadata values. The URLs look like this (with metadata filter ...
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Sharepoint wysiwyg editor not working in IE

When opening our sharepoint (2010) site and trying to edit an element in Internet Explorer, it just shows the editor toolbar blank. The field itself contains text - as you can see from the second ...