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How can I use normal paging on a custom view?

I'm creating several lists (and their views) programmatically, based on custom list definition templates. When these views display more than 30 items, the following link is displayed: Whereas on ...
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Sharing data between multiple site collections

We currently have no central records for the addresses of our offices around the world in Sharepoint. Different teams maintain their own address lists, and a search for an address may return various ...
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Display the Sharepoint context menu in list items on another column instead of Title column?

In SharePoint Lists, we can define new View and select the columns that we want to show. I don't want to show the Title column but I also want to show the default Context Menu for the0 items on List. ...
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how do you say blank to sharepoint?

I want to create a view whereby it does not include any items which does not have the 'next review date' as blank, i.e. only includes items which have this field populated. How do I say blank to a ...
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View problem when attaching workflow to list programmatically

Very irritating problem. I have a list with the following view <View BaseViewID="1" Type="HTML" WebPartZoneID="Main" DisplayName="$Resources:core,All_Documents;" DefaultView="TRUE" ...
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Show folders in document library that have a filter view

I am using SharePoint 2010 I have a document library with a view that Filter items only when a particular Column is true. The problem now is that when I have a filter in my view the folders in my ...
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“View exceeds list view threshold” even when it doesn't

I have a document library in SharePoint Foundation 2010 which contains over 10,000 items, arranged in folders such that no folder contains more than 2000 items. I've created a public view called ...
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Sharepoint 2010 XsltListViewWebPart on site definition template

Im having a problem placing the XsltListViewWebPart on my Default.aspx template (relevant code bellow) <WebPartPages:WebPartZone runat="server" ID="NewsItemsList"> <ZoneTemplate> ...
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SharePoint view in grouping items by the first letter of the Title field

I followed this article and it works fine if the number of items for a letter is less than 30. But it fails when you have more than 30 items and go back and forth for a group. Say Under "S" you have ...
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Help with page navigation on multipage list

I have a large list of items and have set the view to return 100 items per page. Is there a way to show the page navigation i.e. "101-200" at the top of each page? I know the page navigation is at ...
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Replace semicolon delimiter in a Lookup column on the list view

When selecting multiple values, the data is separated with semicolons. When many values are selected it starts looking cluttered. Is there any way to have each value on a new line? For example, ...
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Highlight row color based on field values in Sharepoint 2010 list view

Can anyone give idea how we can change the row color based on the corresponding field values in Sharepoint 2010 list view?
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Sorting grouped items in a list view

We have a policies list view on SharePoint 2010 that presents information in this fashion: [+] Category : Requirements (2) [+] Subject : Library guidelines (2) 2.1. Photocopying of ...
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Toolbar to show the context of a ListViewWebPart

I'm using ListViewWebPart to display contents of SPFolder (subfolder inside a list) to display its contents. Below is the code to implement this: protected override void CreateChildControls() { ...
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Best practice for combining two lists

I know it's a common SharePoint problem. I want to accumulate two SharePoint lists on MOSS 2007. One is a calendar list and the second a custom list with a date column. I want both in another list. ...
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List Column set min and max width values?

I have a problem that has to do with aesthetics of a list that I'm developing for one of our departments. I'm trying to figure out how to set my column widths so that if text is small, it shrinks the ...
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How do I change the underlying list in an XsltListViewWebPart?

I have a list of lists and an empty XsltListViewWebPart. When the user clicks on a list in the list of lists, I'd like to show that list inside the XsltListViewWebPart. How can I change the underlying ...
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How can I filter a view using a blank multi-line field?

I have a multi-line text field and need to be able to show a view with only items where that field is blank (or functionally blank to a human looking at it). I've tried: field contains "" field ...
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Setting JSLink SharePoint online

Has anybody successfully set the JSLink for SP Online? I usually set it through Powershell on the view itself but that Command isn't available Online ...
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Permanently add persons to a group calendar view

I tried out the group calendar feature in SP2010 and it works pretty good. My only problem is that every time I load the page with the calendar view, it only adds my current user in the calendar. So I ...
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Is it possible to create a calendar view with two entries per item?

I need a Calendar view, that shows two calendar entries per list entry (one for the begin date and one for the end date). Is it possible to do this by creating a custom View Type (and maybe deriving ...
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Listview threshold

I have a webpart that shows the task list, and has more than 5000 items, the list view threshold is 5000 items. However, when I checked the view used in the webpart, it says return items in batches ...
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Missing export option for SharePoint 2010 webparts

I am trying to export a list view webpart as a .dwp file so I can have a look at the XML. However, the export option is missing. My initial thought was to try something like the following link: ...
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Can I have a library with more than 5000 items in it?

I have created this document library for my organization where there will be a huge number of documents that will be uploaded. I am aware that this thresh hold limit can be increased from central ...
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Different views on SharePoint 2013

I'm using SharePoint Online (Office 365). When upgrading our old site from 2010 version to 2013 version (current version of SPO), there are some list view displays in modern style like this: but ...
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Freeze Header Row and First Columns in a List

I have a list with a huge amount of data. I would like the header row (with the titles of the columns) and the first X columns (the number varies depending on the list view) to remain frozen while the ...
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How to change sort order of axis on Chart Web Part?

I have a Chart Web Part that is connected to a SharePoint list. I modified the All Items default view of the list so that it would be sorted correctly but the Chart Web Part does not pickup on the ...
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CSR is also applied to a Group By header in a ListView

The only decent blogs mentioning CSR and Grouping are: http://www.codeproject.com/Articles/620110/SharePoint-Client-Side-Rendering-List-Views (must read) ...
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Upgrading list views without changing the underlying list

What is the best way of updating views on a production environment? Assume you roll out a second version of your sharepoint solution and you want to add/modify the views on the list, but you can't ...
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How do you Sum a Calculated Column?

I have a calculated column in a list and I would like to get a sum of that column in the view. I can't use datasheet view, and I don't like the idea of a workflow because the user only sees a few ...
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ctx in CSR not return the title

I need to make the action of clicking on the title of a list item open the edit form, and not the view form. To do this I chose to use CSR. I have the following code: (function () { var ...
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In MOSS 2007, how to sort a list by a total/aggregate?

I have a basic issue tracking list with a few columns, let's say Application, Title, Created By, and Task Priority. My list is grouped by Application and I am performing a Total (Average) on Task ...
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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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List does not exist Error message in list view page

One of my web parts (almost basic list view web part) started giving an error, "List does not exist. The page you selected contains a list that does not exist. It may have been deleted by ...
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How to display more than three views in SharePoint 2013

Is there any way to display more than 3 views in OOTB SharePoint list or library.
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Retrieve All Lists With Specific Name Using Powershell

I have a powershell script that I am trying to use to add a column (Created) to a specific view in a specific list in multiple webs. The list exists in every sub web. The view exists in every list. ...
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Increase column width in a list view web part

How can I increase the column width in a list view web part?
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Library view with subtree taxonomy filter

Let's say I have a following taxonomy tree: World |--Germany |    |-Frankfurt |    |-Berlin |--France      |-Paris ...
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Is setting permissions on views now possible?

In the previous SharePoint version of SharePoint you couldn't have permissions on list views. Is this now possible on SharePoint Foundation 2010? So for example I have a list and 2 views but I want ...
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Create a document library thumbnails view

Is there an easy way to create a thumbnail view for document libraries in SP 2013? hopefully a no-code method.
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Show recently modified or uploaded documents

I'd like to display a list of the most recently modified documents across all document libraries in a site in Sharepoint 2010. It seems that the Content Query webpart might do this for me, but the ...
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Change Current View Without Extra Click to Ribbon List Tab (Sharepoint 2010)

In sharepoint 2007, when you were looking at a list there was already a default drop down box to change the list view. Now that we have upgraded to Sharepoint 2010, we have noticed that this drop ...
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Changing a view doesn't automatically reflect on page

We've got a simple view for a list. When we add/remove columns, the view doesn't automatically reflect the changes; we have to go to the publishing page, click Edit Web Part, and re-select the view in ...
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Get ctx.ListData inside Calendars

I want to retrieve some data about each item in a Calendar, but I can't find ctx.ListData inside Calendar view. Is this a bug in SharePoint?
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No matter what I do I get that damnable exceed list view threshold error message. Would someone please provide a viable solution?

A separate group of IT personnel own the farm on which they are migrating from SharePoint 2007 to 2010. I have a production site that I have been building for the last two years. In particular, ...
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Create Edit Control Block (ECB) on View with JSLink

I have a question about ECB: In Sharepoint 2013, how to create Edit Control Block (ECB) in view with JSLink. I use JSLink to modify the default view, but I can't display the ECB context menu with ...
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List view like a document

I have a huge form in sharepoint 2007 i made in infopath that was originally a paper form the client would still like to view it like the paper form. Is their anyway to make a view that looks more ...
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Visual web part - data binder issues

We have couple of lists in our application. Application types is a list which contains information about various applications - name, description and icon (as URL field with image format). Second one ...
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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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5 Dashboards 1 list. Need each dashboard edit view to show different list fields

I don't have access to the original source code. I can use infopath 2010, sharepoint designer 2010 and access to use CEWPs. I have 5 Dashboards connected to 1 list. This is just one# Each ...