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Unneeded DIVs added to content

Why does SharePoint add the following to text entered into rich text fields of list items? <div class="ExternalClass85AC900AB26A481DBDC8ADAE7A02F039"><p>....</p></div> We've ...
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Moving list from one environment to another while preserving the GUID

I have a list template (.stp) file. I would like to restore the list and its contents in any given SharePoint environment. The conditions for restoring are listed below: Restore the list to any ...
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Version history of items in related list

Is there a way, without additional programming, to get history of children related items to the parent one, for example: SPList threads = SPContext.Current.Web.Lists["Blog threads"]; SPList posts = ...
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List does not exist - My Alerts on this Site->Add Alerts

When I try to access the URL - http://sample.url.com/sites/SiteColl/SPE/_layouts/SubChoos.aspx, it throws the below error however it is working for the other subsites 12/06/2011 16:08:45.59 ...
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Best Practice to handle items modification in SharePoint 2007

From my understanding, there is no checkout function inside a SharePoint 2007 List. So, what is the best practice that SharePoint Professionals and Expert do to make sure that a item of a SharePoint ...
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Go to specific page in large list

I got a list that have about 200 items and growing. Is there a way to navigate to a specific page of that list? Something similar that are on forums all over. Or a dropdown? We are using Sharepoint ...
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Jumping to a specific page within a SharePoint List

I was wondering what people think the best way is to jump to a specific page within a sharepoint list, taking into account performance considerations. eg: 1) List with 1000 items in it 2) Each page ...
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Import&Export Sharepoint Lists / Deploy this with VS2010

I created a webpart which grabs content of two Lists in Sharepoint, is used as source. Its working very well and i like the way users can change content. Is there an way to export my ...
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SP2010 Relational Lists - User Objects show “#VALUE!” instead of value

I know I'm just doing something wrong here but after I create a SPFieldLookup object, attaching to content type, and then adding to list, all looks fine. I then add an item to the parent, which in ...
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Workflow in 1st List controlling items in the 2nd List - Possible?

May I know if it is possible to create workflow in the 1st list that control items in the 2nd List?
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Auto-generated custom format ID for InfoPath form text field

May I know how do I use a InfoPath form text field to auto generate a custom format ID? The custom format ID must be in this format: YYYY/XXXREQ where YYYY is the year that the item is created, ...
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connect custom list to outlook

I created a SharePoint custom list and now I want to connect this list to Outlook. How is it possible to do this? P.S. From task list or document library I am successful in attaching the list to ...
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how to backup a SPList with 25000 records including attachements on SP2007

On SP2007 there is a sharepoint list (SPList) with 25000 records. The records contain attachements. In SP Designer 2007, the list has a size of 64MB. How can a backup be created ? Options ...
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Globally disable dialog boxes for all lists?

In SharePoint 2010, lists are set up to open modal dialog windows for item inserts and updates. I know these dialog boxes can be disabled on a list by list basis by going to List Settings -> Advanced ...
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Display an SPFieldUrlValue property from a BCS Model

I have a pretty simple BCS model: public Guid Id { get; set; } public SPFieldUrlValue Url { get; set; } public string Description { get; set; } public string Owner { get; set; } public DateTime ...
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Problem with SPList.SaveAsTemplate

I have never really had too much cause to use this method before but I am developing some generic classes to deal with column, content type and list management for use in a series of features. My ...
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List set for anonymous but public cannot view

I have 2 lists, one allows anonymous access but the other does not. Here are the details of what I setup and what I've checked to resolve this (they should both Illow anonymous access). Each list has ...
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Is it possible to have different timeline views against the same list?

Using a single task list, from our testing it seems that the add to timeline/remove from timeline functions store state across the site rather than against the view. Is it possible to select a view ...
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Auto populate values in a sharepoint list based on another list

I have two Lists in Sharepoint 2010. They are PO master and Invoice Master. The columns in PO Master are PO number PO value Invoiced Amount Balance. The columns in Invoice Master are PO ...
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SharePoint2010 Lookup Column Display issue

I have a simple list with three lookup columns in it. One LC has 5 items and displays as simple dropdown and there are no rendering issues (So ignore this column now). The other two columns has more ...
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How to copy list item from parent site to subsite?

I have a list in the parent site and I want to copy the items to its subsite. Is it possible? Is it possible to only copy some items that are fulfill some criteria? Thanks a lot!
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Attach ListItem to TaskItem

I've created a custom approval worfkflow for an listitem. Now I need to see the values of the item in the taskitem. So I think one way would be to attach the ListItem to the TaskItem. Does anybody ...
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“Changed On/Modified” columns - Date Format & Regional Settings

I was wondering if I change my regional settings through: Site Settings - Regional Settings - Locale: Dutch (Netherlands), affects the date format of the standard columns (Changed On/Modified e.g.). ...
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List is not picking up the mail from Drop folder [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: incoming mail just sits in the drop folder I have followed all the steps as mentioned in this link: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/sharepoint/Video/ff679958to to ...
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Retention period for Document, List and Forms for SharePoint 2007

May I know if it is possible to set the retention period for documents in document library, items in SharePoint list and form in Form library without using the 'Information Management Policy Settings' ...
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AddList method in Http Post

In a remote client, I'm trying to create a new list in a sharepoint site. Right now, I'm building a CAML string and sending it via http post to my sharepoint site. I've used this method to update list ...
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How to delete all items in aList using PowerShell

I am using following PowerShell script to delete all items of the List. It's working fine but take too long for huge lists. Is there any efficient way of clearing list items, something like truncate ...
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How to create bulk tasks in a Sharepoint List?

Is it possible to create Bulk Tasks for any SharePoint 2010 List? There is no option to create multiple tasks in SharePoint. And, it is very cumbersome to create multiple task for the person who ...
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Reason people don't use SPContext when executing web.Lists[“ListName”].GetItems(query)

I'm building a Site Definition that will be the core of a SharePoint product. I want to use best practices building the data access architecture. Since I do not know what the URL of the site will ...
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Unable to view list in quick launch

I created an empty sharepoint project. Then I added a new application page and in the page_load method of the page I wrote this code: protected void Page_Load(object sender, EventArgs e) { ...
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Aggregating SharePoint lists

We are designing a system with a national level, regional level and a sub-regional level. We plan to implement this with a site structure with sub-sites and sub-sub-sites. The sites at the lowest ...
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SharePoint Visual Studio Development

I need to understand the best practice for developing SharePoint solutions for sites that exist already on the production server. I am currently trying to create a visual webpart for a list that ...
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Sharepoint list “add a new item” Option

I have a SharePoint listview with Title, Name and Address as its columns. I am passing parameter Name in the url The url of this list view is "http://site/Lists/Listl1/ListViewl1.aspx?name=testname" ...
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Logging emails in SharePoint list

We have a requirement on a project that the client would like to see all correspondence between them and their customers in a central location. We though of using a sharepoint list. What is then the ...
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CAML query to retrieve the second set of three list items from the announcements list?

The CAML query to pull say 3 items based off of the following requirements seems pretty starightforward: Title is not null Expires(Expiry Date) is greater than or equal to Today Order Created in ...
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Item added or item edited Sharepoint 2010 event receiver

I am working on Sharepoint list form with 10 fields. The first time when I add the new item I fill in 8 values and id is generated. Next time I edit the form I fill in the one of the two remaining ...
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RSVP list for Sharepoint

What is the best way to implement RSVP list for SharePoint? How would I limit the number of RSVP for an event? Do I still need to use InfoPath for UI and Logic? Never implemented RSVP event list ...
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Add description to the fields in newform.aspx and editform.aspx?

What's the best way to add a description to the fields? e.g. I have a field called Location and I want to put description below it about how to enter data for it. I know I can customize these forms ...
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Recreate a List in many subsites of a site collection using powershell

I have to recreate the same List in several subsites within a site collection. I saved my List as a template but it will be very time consuming to add the List manually to all of my subsites using the ...
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How to turn off the function that converts single line of text into mailto: link

Does anybody know how to turn off automatic text conversion into mailto: links inside basic single line of text fields? It is confusing a little bit. Our customers stores server configurations in ...
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Search List Item SharePoint 2010

I am trying to search some pages from "Site Pages" Library. Here is my sample code string q= @"<Where> <Eq> <FieldRef Name='Name' ...
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Get a pop up box to show the user details?

I have a list called Contact, where I have three fields , 1. Name 2. Mobile 3. Email. Now I created a Content Editor, Where I will display all the names of the employees. Now how can I create a pop ...
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Update column status based on time

I'm creating a SharePoint 2010 application called HR Learning And Development. Basically it's an application to manage every employee trainings. Much like a college environment. I have a SharePoint ...
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How to get rid of a list's column headers?

I have a link list and would like to get rid of the column headers. How can I do this? The reason I would like to do this is because I am grouping links based on a category, and it looks weird with ...
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Hide/Show field on list form based on value from another field

I need to hide field 'B' when the value in field 'A' is NOT equal to 'Other'. This is a custom list form. Is jquery the way to go?
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How can I filter a SharePoint list based on a date column?

I have a column with "start date". I also have a column called "expire date". How can I make a filtered list so that it only shows items where the "start date" is equal or greater and equal or ...
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Broken Lists Cannot Be Deleted

There are a few lists in a SharePoint Server 2010 development environment that are broken. Due to this situation, clicking the lists in the SharePoint Web interface throw .NET exceptions, and viewing ...
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Programatically add SPFieldChoice (with Choices) to List

I have a list that I want to add a choice field to programatically. I also want to specify the choices. Here is the code: var fieldChoice = (SPFieldChoice)list.Fields.CreateNewField("Choice", ...
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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 get Item from ListItem with Client Object model

I'm trying to printOut some items from a ListItem. But when run the code I get following exception: "Invalid usage of query execution. The query should be executed by using ExecuteQuery method on ...