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Why is changing on VWSTYLES.XML file not taking effect when I run iisreset?

As far as i know if i want to add view style for lists or pages on site i have to change the VWSTYLES.XML file and copy one of ViewStyle tag and change the "ID" attribute, and make my changes to it ...
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How to ensure client side rendering of list item is applied when 'Grouping' is enabled in the list view

I've followed some instructions to create a JavaScript file that renders the Title column of a document library as a link to the file in order to obscure the less user friendly name column. (function ...
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Output Row Items into Two Separate Divs

I am needing some assistance in creating a stylesheet that can output a single row item into two separate DIVs. Essentially, I am trying to turn list items into tabs using jQuery's UI library. The ...
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Helping to prevent Webpart Unable to Display

[Final Update] Hopefully this post will be useful for others as they search webs for answers. I have noticed that on some rare occasions web parts do not load after a recent save. The webpart will ...
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Images library view and jquery

I have image library that is provisioned by publishing feature, I added the view of this library to the page which contains my custom web part with jQuery After this I have an error TypeError: ...
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Why aren't custom views displaying recurring appointments properly?

We have two recurring events in a SharePoint calendar. The first recurs every two weeks beginning Jun 05, 2012, and the second recurs every two weeks beginning Jun 10, 2012. The Jun 05 meeting is ...
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How to Sort “Change View” List Drop-down

On a list item, on the Browse tab, you have the drop-down to select a view. My issue is, this list is ordered by the view's creation time. I would like it to be alphabetically. If you looks at ...
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want to display image url in contacts list

We are working on an iPad application with SharePoint 2010 as CMS. On my SharePoint site we have a contacts list which the middleware is fetching using Lists.asmx and passing it to iPad. Now what ...
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How to set list item icon

We have a bunch of SharePoint 2010 lists that use the Icon column type and have a link column that points to a PDF or an online ASPX form. We'd like the icon image to appear at the end of the item's ...
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Column filters lost in document library view

In a Document Library I edit one document after filtering or sorting the library. After saving I lose all the filters applied. How do I keep the filters?
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Unable to save changes in Datasheet View

We have a custom list that we are trying to edit in Datasheet view and are getting the following error when the next row is clicked: Another user has changed the structure of this list. All your ...
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Modify view to change audience

I created a view and chose the option Create a Public View in the Audience section of the Create View page. I want to change that to Create a Personal View now, but the Edit View page doesn't give ...
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How to enable custom ordering on a list?

I want to be able to create a list programmatically which allows end users to reorder the items in the list. There appear to be 2 steps to this. Firstly set the SPList.Ordered property to true - this ...
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How to filter a list on SharePoint

I am using SharePiont Server 2007 Enterprise with Windows Server 2008 Enterprise, and I am using publishing portal template. I am developing using VSTS 2008 + C# + .Net 3.5. I have defined a custom ...
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How does SharePoint handle AND / OR view filtering?

Premise: For the example let's suppose I want to create a view that displays Pending items but filters out the Rejected. Since there are multiple approvers, both Col A and B must be used. When ...
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SharePoint Designer Weekly Alert Mail

In below print screen I need to send weekly alert mail for items which have "NOT ORDERED". I don't have access for VS or TimerJob. I've only access for SharePoint Designer. Please provide steps or ...
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Sharepoint 2013: How do I restore the “All Items” view?

I accidentally deleted the "All Items" view on my SP13 List page. When I try to re-create it I get the error message "this view already exists." "All Items" does not appear in my dropdowns anywhere, ...
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Filter out items in list view using jslink

I have a list view, containing GUIDs, where I want to filter out some items depending on the result of a REST call made in the onPreRender function in my JSLink. The REST call fetches GUIDs from ...
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How to add list view on application page of appweb in SharePoint Autohosted app?

I am creating SharePoint 2013 autohosted app. In that I want to add created list to my app's application page. How can I add list view to my app's application page? Thank you in advance...!
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Displaying additional list fields in SharePoint 2013 Community site (in view within Topic.aspx)

Within a SharePoint 2013 Community Site - I have additional fields in the 'Discussion List' but only the top 2 fields are displayed in the details view within 'Topic.aspx'. How do I get the other ...
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List Views not showing certain field data for Infopath Form Library 2010

Has anyone ever had the problem where a SharePoint 2010 InfoPath Form Library will randomly 'disconnect' itself from certain fields from the form data in the list view? Hard to explain I guess. But, ...
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SP2010 Joined List View Builder: An Impossible Task?

Imagine 2 very large lists: Tickets and Assignments. Assignments is a separate list because the client wants to categorize the assignment type, like BA and PM, plus have fields for estimated/actual ...
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Team site - Different view / web parts based on what stage the team members are in

Is there a way to use the same team site to show different: document library(s) webparts (show / hide) documents timeline etc based on different phase / stage the team site is in? Based on ...
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Allow users to add items to a list but do not allow them to view/edit it

I have already created a form for users to submit questions to a Q&A list. After the questions is submitted, I would like the admin to be able to view the question, provide an answer and published ...
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Textual resolution of [Current User] and [Me]

In a list-view filter, I think I want to use either [Me] or [Current User]. I can't find a list of possible filter variables with their possible resolutions anywhere (Sharepoint Server 2010). What ...
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Grant user access to List View but not list

I would like to create a view for a list so that users can load this view and see all of the results in it without having access to the underlying list. Basically the view has a filter in it and I ...
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Error using ListViewWebPart in a “using”

This one has me stumped. I'm creating a ListViewWebPart, which ultimately inherits from System.Web.UI.Control which implements IDisposable. So ListViewWebPart should also be IDisposable. Right? But ...
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Synchronize lists on two separate sites

In my organization, we have a sharepoint site for my department where we add to and manage a list (we'll call it List A) of all our currenet projects. There is a manager who needs to aggregate ...
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inserting an xsltListView Webpart generates xslt transform failed error

I have a SharePoint 2010 site that employees use to upload photos into and then other employees rate the photos. The site has been operational for over a year. Something happened to the view on my ...
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SPv4 - Alerts based on view - What are the limitations?

The quick version (SP2010 Enterprise): What requirements/limitations are there for being able to assign a view to an alert? The full explanation: I've been playing around with creating alerts via C# ...
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Displaying View: Dropdown in LVWP Toolbar

So I'm trying to figure out why when I go into a specific list on the right side I have the "View" Dropdown, but when I am on a page with a List view web part with Show Toolbar it does not have the ...
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Displaying SPChange data in visual webpart

Here is some code I've been playing with to display all items that have been changed in a web and all subwebs in a visual webpart (it grabs a heap of info and chucks it in a label): protected ...
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Display Grouped List Web Part as Tiles

I'm creating a Sharepoint Site in SP 2010 to hold information for Meetings at my Company. This site will hold documents and will need them to be grouped by Meeting Type and then by Meeting Date. I've ...
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Display a custom column from a blog list in a summary view

I have created a blog using sharepoint 2010 I added a few new column using sharepoint designer List-post-add new column. Of couse each post I edit and added the content to the extra field. ...
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How to show Ribbon in listviewbyquery webpart?

I created a custom page in SharePoint that uses standard master page. On the page I am using a listviewbyquery control, but i cannot find how to enable ribbon options for the list. How do I enable ...
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How can one identify a private list view?

After placing a list on a webpart page and modifying the view, I found that my user could not see all of the columns that were visible to me. I can only guess that I was looking at a private view. It ...
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Updating the Default View via Webservices

I am trying to find a good sample code on updating the fields that are displayed within the default view. The current code creates a list on the fly and then adds the needed columns. Once the ...
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Show only a subfolder of a document library in a web part

I want to show only a particular folder in the right pane of a page using a webpart in Sharepoint Foundation 2010. Is this possible? When adding the webpart, I could only add the document library. ...
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Determine if List View is either builtin or custom

What is the safest way to determine if a list view is either builtin (came with Sharepoint by default) or custom (created by a user) ?
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How do I customize the Subject View for my SharePoint Community?

TLDR: Is there a way to change the UI for the default Subject View for SharePoint discussion forums? I've gone into SharePoint designer and changed the ReadOnly attribute of the view to FALSE, but all ...
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How to display similar column from different Content Types as a single column in listview?

I have "Content Type A" and "Content Type B" both in a single Document Library. A has a column "A Status". B has a column "B Status". They are both "Choice" columns just with different choices. Is ...
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Cannot filter on Column in some views of a doc library

I have a 2010 site that has a document library with a threshold of 7500 items. The library is currently sitting at over 8000 items, so we have created multiple views that filter on indexed columns. ...
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Possible to change view style client-side?

Is it possible to change the view style (for example to Shaded) client-side (using CSOM, JSOM or web services)?
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Approve workflow tasks for multiple items from a view of approved items list

I have a workflow on a list that starts a task process that requires users to Approve/Reject the item. Some of the users do a lot of these approvals each day, and would like a way to mass ...
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Filter View based on a column in lookup list

I have got 2 lists call Applications and Vacancies. Application has a lookup filed pointing to Vacancy. And Vacancy list has got a user field called "Hiring Manager". I need to create a view under ...
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Add Rich Text to List View without changing ribbon context?

I have a few Lists and Libraries in my Sharepoint 2010 farm that I have added small instructions to. For example: This particular image is a calendar list view page of which I used the site actions ...
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The attempted operation is prohibited because it exceeds the list view threshold enforced by the administrator

I came up with this error on one of my My SharePoint 2010 sites. I know the reason for this error but the interesting thing is, my list has only 3500 items, and the List View Threshold is 5000 as ...
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Dynamically Setting a List View on a WebPart Page

I have been unable to load a page showing a dynamicaly selected View. I can not just display the List itself (Although this would allow me to specify the View in the URL) because I need to modify ...
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How do I manipulate an external list view's columns with javascript?

I want to manipulate the columns of an external list view (XsltListViewWebPart), however, as the data loads asynchronously I must wait for the data to load and the table to be generated before my code ...
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How to use parameter binding in list view web part

We usually use parameter binding in DVWP for eg to get server variables. Does any body has idea how to do it for xslt list view web part. I need to fetch looged on user id in list view web part for ...