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Localizing ASP markup in webpart issue

In my web part I have an label, which I want to be localized: <asp:Label ID="AppJSTNameLabel" runat="server" Text="<%$Resources:AppListWebPart,NoSelection%>" /> I have mapped Resources ...
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Another issue with custom content type

I have and content type, which has Element as base type. I prepared two resource files to provide localization - AppDB.resx and AppDB.pl-PL.resx for Polish language. I also created custom fields with ...
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Provision list instance with title and description from resources issue

I have created feature which contains list definition and list instance based on that definition. I also added feature resource files to localize it. I created invariant and pl-PL resource files. When ...
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Location of SPResource.GetString() strings (for Access Request emails)

I'm looking into changing the text on the emails which are sent out after a user clicks the Request Access link on an Access Denied page in MOSS (2007). This blog post has some helpful information, ...
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How to localize webpart title, description, group, quickadd group in Sandbox solution

I've seen other similar questions (like this one), checked Microsoft documentation (like all the ones stemming from and related to the page Localization of Sandboxed Solutions in SharePoint 2010), ...
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resx strings in application pages

I want to use strings from my resx-files in my application pages. How can I refer to my resource file? <h2><%$Resources:MyProject,Test_String_Heading%></h2> results in page crash.
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How to enable localization for Custom Action on Ribbon?

I need to make my custom solution for SharePoint 2010 multilingual, I have a Elements.xml file where all my ribbons controls are described but how can in reference to .resx from there and how can i be ...
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Is it possible to create a Multi-lingual List Definition in a SandBox

I have a sandbox solution that for the some of it I have german translations for, like the feature name and description. However to make this a proper multi-lingual solution I need to do the same for ...
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what's the best way to have a list with multilingual content

Good day, SharePointers a customer requirement is to have CVs entered in a list with his name in English and a local language. which means we will have a field for each language. is there a better ...
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SharePoint 2010 and Localized Resource Files

I am creating a bunch of masterpages and layouts which I need to provide localized text and labels for... is there an easy way to create and deploy localized resource files to use within my ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Application Page Localization problem

I'm having a problem with localizing Application Pages on sharepoint server 2010. The problem is as follow: -I created a site collection with a Spanish default language. -The root web site created ...
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Change locale for all site collections

Is there to loop through all site collections and change the locale settings (from US to UK), without having to visit each one in turn and change it manually? i.e. using PowerShell. I would also like ...
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ScriptLink without Locale ID in path

I have this ScriptLink in my custom Master Page: <SharePoint:ScriptLink language="javascript" name="my.js" runat="server"/> This renders as 1033/my.js on an English Site Collection, but as ...
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Is it possible to define survey questions in different languages?

Is it possible to define SharePoint survey questions in different languages, such that a user can choose if he wants to take the survey in a specific language? One solution that we have considered is ...
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Is it possible to translate folder names?

Is it possible to translate folders in SharePoint 2010? I know a lot of things are translated OOTB in SP2010 after installing language packs (like content types, columns, document library names ...
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Sharepoint 2010 site column Localization

I am creating a feature for the site columns where the DisplayName is localized using resource files deployed to 14\Resources for English and Spanish. the issue is, when the feature is activated and ...
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How to localize Sharepoint Groups names

How to localize Sharepoint Groups names? For example, the Admin creates a group of users called "Financial Department". Can he also create at the same time the 'Departement des finances" french title ...
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How to load SharePoint's resource files from my own assembly?

I'm trying to load one of Microsoft's own resource files so that I can use values contained within in an extended SearchBox web part. My code to load the resource file is as follows: Assembly ...
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Why are alerts using a language other than English to display the alert's title?

I have a SharePoint 2010 portal, and it seems as though some people receive alerts with a language other than English for the alert's title. You have successfully created an alert for '럢镛乪佟犋֣␓' ...
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create a localized site column

How to create a localized column field? For example, when using sharepoint in French, the field "Name" automatically gets translated to "Nom". i want to create a column that automatically changes ...
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Calculated Field IF expression separators

I'm creating a list with some calculated fields from code that use IF expressions. fieldCalc.Formula = "=IF([Field1]=0,[Field2],[Field3]&\" (\"&([Field4]/[Field5]*100)&\"%)\")"; ...
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Language support for Help Desk application template

I am trying to add a new language support to one of the application templates, specifically Help Desk application template. Simply changing the column names crashes the application. The wsp file for ...
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Localization of SPView.Title

Has anybody had any experience with the localization of a View's Title? I tried to change DisplayName of view in SharePoint Designer 2010, but it does not seem to work: ...
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My Calendar Webpart is not displaying the local time

My Calendar webpart (OOB) is showing US time irrespective of the customer location, is that expected? if so, how it could be resolved ? Note: Our servers are in US however customers are in throughout ...
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Regional Settings in My Site

What is the difference between the below two steps to change the "Regional Settings" in My Site? Site Actions -> Site Settings -> Regional settings -> Locale My Settings -> My Regional Settings -> ...
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Is stsadm output guaranteed to be XML?

I have a tool that programmatically invokes stsadm.exe and parses the results. The output looks like XML, so I've been using an XML parser to read it. One of my customers ran my tool on a French ...
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Custom Resource Provider in SharePoint

Has anyone created a custom resource provider for SharePoint, maybe using sp lists to store translations, similarto this post: DbResourceProvider ? The idea is to be able to replace compiled resources ...