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Migrating content in/out of SharePoint.

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Migrating Windows Sharepoint Services 3.0 from Windows 2003 x86 / MSEE to Windows 2008 R2 x64 / SQL Server 2008

I am having a helluva time with this one. I am attempting to migrate a 5 year old VM running Windows 2003 Windows Sharepoint Services 3.0 that was deployed as a standalone (thus to MSEE) to a ...
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Lost custom theme on migration from SP2007 to SP2010 using content database upgrade

I lost custom theme created in SP2007 site upon migration to SP2010 using content database upgrade. I read somewhere that I need to copy existing theme from the C:\Program Files\Common ...
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Move Sharepoint 2010 and SQL from one server to 2 different servers

I am moving a server that has Sharepoint 2010 Standard and SQL 2008 R2 installed to 2 different servers. Could someone explain in detail, what are the steps to achieve this? What are the things that ...
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Export Announcements List w/ Created/Last Modified Date & User

I'm migrating data from 1 MOSS 2010 site to a new one. I've been successfully able to move the data from the announcements list on the old site to the new site, however they got imported in a random ...
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Merge Sherepoint User Content

Let's say you have UserA and UserB in AD. Sysadmin made a duplicate AD records for the same person. UserA has 17 assigned tasks and has 27 documents in personal document library. After a while, he ...
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Moving Sharepoint to New Server

I am running a Sharepoint Server 2010 Stardard on a Windows 2008 R2 server. This server also has SQL Server 2008 R2 installed. I want to move the Sharepoint and SQL to 2 completely new machine. What ...
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Default value appear in the list “create new item” SharePoint 2010 [closed]

we migrated a database(column name -- id,fname,lname) from eRoom(ECM) to sharepoint custom list..the migration went fine.. but when in sharepoint i navigate to the list and click on the link to create ...
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move content from a live sp2003 to a live sp2007 environment

I am faced with the following situation. In our organization we have an intranet built on a small sharepoint 2007 farm. We also have a sharepoint 2003 single server installation that one department ...
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How do I migrate a wiki to SharePoint Enterprise Wiki?

My company has a SharePoint installation where we are consolidating all of our technical IT documentation. Aside from the normal folders of documents which we'll manage in SharePoint, we also have a ...
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Migrate from claims-based authentication to classic-mode sharepoint 2010

We are planning to change the authentication provider from claims-based authentication to classic windows mode. I am planning to do this by preserving the content databases and re-create the web-app ...
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Migration and upgrade from 2007 to 2010 while preserving version history

We are using Microsoft out of the box 2007. We have sites and subsite with document libraries that have been turned into a lowest form of a document management process. Workflows are not used but ...
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How do I update SP2010's database version?

I currently am in middle of migrating sharepoint 2010 site to another server. My current version of SharePoint server database says: Database Schema Versions ...
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Physical to Virtual Migration of SharePoint Machine

We are about to conduct a full virtual migration. Among the physical machines to be migrated is our SharePoint server, which hosts two SP sites. I know very little about SharePoint and I've only ...
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Dev instance of SP2010 is done - How do I move site collections?

I prepared dev from scratch (1 app, 1wfe, 1 db server). I would like to import all of the site collection from production to dev. Some of the site collection databases are large (like 30gb). Certainly ...
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Move Document Library item across sites [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can you move a document with its version history to a new library? I've done R&D a lot on "How to move document library item across sites" and find the following ...
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Deploying SharePoint 2010 WSP to MOSS 2007

Please help me on this. Is it possible to deploy a WSP solution developed in SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint 2007. I know this is very akward question, but right now I am asked this very same question ...
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WSS3.0 to SPF2010 migration path

there is this plan to retire all old servers and we have been tasked with migrating WSS3.0 to SharePoint Foundation 2010. WSS 3.0 runs on Windows Server 2003 R2 x86, there is no SQL, everything ...
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How to migrate custom list forms

We have several lists in our WSS 3.0 environment where NewForm.aspx, EditForm.aspx and DisplayForm.aspx are customized via SharePoint Designer 2007. Now we plan to upgrade to SharePoint Foundation ...
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Make a fresh Copy of the Site with a different URL

We have a site configured as http://www.stage.abc.com . This site is built using custom site definitions and have lot of features attached to it. All are Publishing based site Now we need to create a ...
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Migration from SharePoint 2007 to SharePoint 2010 problem

I'm working with SharePoint 2007 to 2010 migration, the problem is the Upgrade Status in CA stated it was succeeded, however when I browse the new Web Application for the first time, it load for ...
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Migration from livelink to sharepoint 2010

We are in process of migrating a livelink site to Sharepoint site. We are thinking of capturing data of livelink items in XML files and then we will use these XML files to migrate data. Right now I ...
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Migrating a date field date created to SharePoint's Created

Can we migrate a date field called date created from lotus notes to SharePoint "Created" date field (which is a readonly field)?
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Lotus Notes 6.5 database to sharepoint list 2010 migration

We did a lotus notes to sharepoint 2010 list migration, one coloumn which has names in it..were suppose to be migrated to sharepoint list people or group coloumn..but since the data in lotus notes is ...
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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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Retrieve all content from a web and it's sub webs using web services

I am trying to retrieve the content of a SharePoint database, i.e. the subwebs and corresponding Pages lists, using the available SharePoint 2010 Web Services. I can get a collection of all the ...
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How to properly remove primary web front-end and move to secondary

Info: For a SharePoint 2007 farm all service packed up. 2 Web Front-end servers (NO NLB), 1 Database Server I wanted to see what the proper way would be to rid myself of my primary Web Front-end that ...
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Migration tool for specific lists

I am looking for a migration tool that works at the list level, not for a full site or server. One specific requirement is to be able to migrate lists that are connected via lookups. For example, if ...
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Searching Site Farm / Collections for instance of URL

I am looking into a way to search for a specific URL within SharePoint. I have seen the solution that searches with PowerShell script for searching lists for specific links? and ...
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Copy publishing pages from MOSS to SP2010

We are upgrading some publishing sites from Moss to SP2010. We have created new master pages, page layouts and updated code to work in SP2010.We just want to migrate data now(pages and items in ...
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Sharepoint 2010 SP1 Content Database restore in Previous version of Sharepoint 2010

I am having a requirement to restore my SharePoint 2010 SP1 backup to previous Sharepoint 2010 version. I googled a lot but hav't found any suitable answer for this. At last one of mine senior ...
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Access denied - SharePoint migration

We are in the process of migrating the SharePoint 2007 contents to SharePoint 2010, using database attach method. Having installed SharePoint 2010 on the server, upgraded the content database and ...
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Migrate Web Applications or migrate Site Collection from Development to Live

I have a Web Application in development with 7 site collections. I need to get them all into my production environment. No Web Application exists in production. Is it best to backup and restore the ...
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Move documents from SharePoint 2007 to SharePoint 2010

I have an old sharepoint site containing around 50 document libraries with subfolders and files. No these document libraries should be moved to a new SharePoint 2010 site. I've tried this using the ...
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Best way to migrate a site collection from Enterprise to Foundation?

I have a site collection on an Enterprise server that I need to migrate to a server that only has Foundation on it. I have disabled all Enterprise-only features, and attempted a backup and restore, ...
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Migrate from 2007 to 2010 without access to database

one of our customers has a sharepoint 2007 environment in a shared environment. Now they want us to move there sharepoint to 2010 on another server in another domain. Because i'm not very ...
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Migrating document libraries from SharePoint 2007 to SharePoint 2010

I need help in my migration process. First I have a test environment which is configured for SharePoint 2010 and I need to migrate a web application from SharePoint Server 2007 to SharePoint 2010 ...
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Access Denied - While migrating classic to claims

I was following the below links to migrate my classic site to claims based. ...
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Mount-SPContentDatabase ends without finishing its work

I needed to run a few utilities following a site migration from SP2007 to SP2010, so naturally I wrote a script to string together all the operations, beginning with Mount-SPContentDatabase. One or ...
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Migration sharepoint 2007 to sharepoint 2010

While migrating our existing sharepoint portal from MOSS 2007 to Sharepoint 2010 we need to find out all customazation has been done on site. customization like Custom Workflow , Content Types or ...
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Upgrade from 2007 to 2010 error on custom web parts

We have several SharePoint 2007 farms with several site collections in certain databases. The desire is to be able to migrate these 2007 site collections to our new 2010 farm envirionment. The best ...
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SharePoint 2007 - SharePoint2010 Migration — Giving Issues

I am getting issues while migrating SP2007 - SP2010. Below are the steps I have followed as part of SharePoint data migration: I used two different systems and installed MSSQL 2005 & SharePoint ...
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Content DB log files growing out of control when using Lists.asmx to update three fields on a library

I've created a console application to migrate files from legacy SharePoint servers to a new server utilizing SharePoint Foundation 2010. I'm using Lists.asmx to get list information and update three ...
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Is there any tool that can convert 2007 text/option field type into Managed Metadata fields

we have a 2007 farm that we are rebuilding in 2010. I want to take advantage of some of the new feature like Managed Metadata and I was wondering if there were any good tools out there that can ...
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Programmtically updating modified date value of a file

I am trying to migrate some document into SharePoint 2010 doc library and would like to retain the "modified" and "modified by" value of the document. I am able to store the document into a doc lib ...
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Migrating Users list from old site to a new site

I have a backup of a 2007 site which has been upgraded and added as the root site collection in a new web application. I am currently migrating content from this site collection to another site ...
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Migrate SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint 2007 or WSS3

May I know if it is possible to migrate (or downgrade) from SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint 2007 or WSS3 and what are the steps in going thru this? (This is because some of our web part only support ...
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Migrating Document libraries to new location (and new subsite) while retaining internal ID's

I'm currently using SPExportSettings and SPImportSettings to migrate some content from an old 2007 environment. The below code is all working fine, as designed, but not as I'd like. My document ...
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Object Reference not set to instance - SiteAction menu after migration

Migrated a customized MOSS2007 Publishing Site to SharePoint 2010 using the dB attach method. Things mostly work and the content is all there. However I get "Object Reference not set!" in red near the ...
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Lock all the sites on a SharePoint 2003 farm to prevent content addition, but permit deletion.

We are in the process of decommissioning our SharePoint 2003 farm. Before migrating the sites to a new farm, we would like to have a transition period where all the sites will be locked in a read-only ...
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How best to export objects to prodution from test

We're trying to move some of the objects we've created on our test environment to production SharePoint 2010 Server. These include custom lists, custom content types, site columns, sites, images, ...