Migrating content in/out of SharePoint.

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How can you move a document with its version history to a new library?

Here's the scenario: 2 document libraries Both contain multiple documents The documents have multiple versions When I copy a document from library A to Library B using the Content and Structure ...
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How can I move a document from one directory to another?

How can I move a document into a sub-folder and still maintain its version history from the old location in the new location?
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“Best Practices” for SharePoint customizations/development to easily migrate to new SharePoint versions

Do you know of any documents that describe “best practices” for SharePoint customizations (especially custom developments) in order for these customizations/code (for example web parts, event ...
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Which is the easiest way to migrate entire List to a new new site?

Hi I need to migrate a list with 800+ items to a new location but within the same site collection. Which is the easiest way to do it. I want it to be a exactly same with all data, attachements etc ...
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Importing WordPress to SharePoint

I'm getting ready to import a WordPress blog to SharePoint 2010. Anyone have an importer already built? If not, I'll have to build my own.
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How to handle staging environments

We have convinced a number of customers that their SharePoint solution is a critical business system and should be handled as such. This will in most cases include a staging environment, but ...
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How to reconnect InfoPath task form to SPD workflow after moving it to the new Site Collection

I have Globally reusable workflow (created in SPD) in my test site collection. This WF uses custom InfoPath task form. Now I am trying to move it to the new production site collection. I've done next ...
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How to migrate a 2007 sharepoint list to 2010?

We have a list in sharepoint 2007 that we need to move to another site which is based on sharepoint 2010. what's the best and fastest method? thanks in advance
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Moving a site to a different site collection

I am looking for a C# script that will move a site with all permissions and content to another site collection. Google isn't helping me or maybe i dont know what exactly to look for. e.g. I have a ...
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SharePoint Migration 2007 to 2013

We're planning to upgrade an existing farm from 2007 to 2013. I learned that the best way and maybe the only way to achieve this is by migrating in two steps. 2007 to 2010 and 2010 to 2013. The actual ...
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How do I move SharePoint Lists and Libraries to another Site Collection?

I'm in the process of upgrading/cleaning up a large Web Application with a lot of Site Collections. On a SharePoint Foundation 2013 env. I have found some questions about moving document libraries ...
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Location of web parts in use

After running preupgrade check, I found a few instances of some web parts I'd like to further investigate. These are 3rd party web parts that I'd like to know where they are actually being used. For ...
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How to migrate SharePoint 2007 Data to Office 365?

I have SharePoint 2007 site on my server which have lists, libraries, custom web-parts, workflows etc. and i have another SharePoint Server on Office 365 which also have some lists,libraries and ...
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Migrating from sharepoint 2003 to 2010

Is there a more direct path to migrate SharePoint from 2003 to 2010 without having to go through 2007? Has there been any recent development that allows admins to do that? EDIT Update has been ...
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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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How to export a list in SharePoint 2010 and import it into 2013

Is there a good free way of exporting a list in SharePoint 2010 and importing it into 2013. Need to keep structure, data, attachments and other data but revisions, permissions etc not necessary. ...
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SharePoint 2013 ADFS User MIgration

We want to migrate all of our users in SharePoint to ADFS. Our farm has 22 site collections. I have a script that uses Move-SPUser to migrate each user. We have over 7,000 accounts to migrate and I ...
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SharePoint 2010 Migration to 2013

I'm currently in the process of migrating from SharePoint 2010 which uses classic authentication to SharePoint 2013. The steps I have taken are: Created a new classic web application on SP2013 ...
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Migrate recursive checkbox of calendar from sharepoint 2007 to 2013 programatically

I am trying to migrate SharePoint calendar from 2007 to 2013 programatically. Here is my code. using (ClientContext clientcontext = new ClientContext(targetURL)) { clientcontext.Credentials = ...
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Check out issues after migration

We've migrated a MOSS 2007 Site Collection into SP2010 as a Site Collection under a tenant in a multi-tenancy set up. This migrated SC gives an error on checkout through the UI that states that the ...
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The remote server returned an error: (403) Forbidden when accessing office365 site through external APIs

We have built a desktop app that import / exports SharePoint lists into / from Office 365 sites. The app works perfectly, and we were able to do the import / export of Office 365 site pages for many ...
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SharePoint 2010 Site Actions menu items hidden in IE9

I poked around a bit for the answer but didnt find anything. I have a site in which the Site Actions menu items are hidden in IE (all version). Some background on the site: I am currently working on ...
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This projects needs to be migrated?

I have a sharepoint 2010 solution. i migrated it to sp 2013, all sharepoint 2010 projects have been migrated without any problems. Office projects (Excel and outlook addins) however have been acting ...
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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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Move site between site collections

I have a sharepoint 2010 environment with a site collection with many subsites. I want to re-structure the sites in the site collection into multiple site collections i.e. I want to move a site from ...
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How to move a list, both structure and content from one server to another quickly?

I have a list sitting on a production server. I would like to copy the list, both structure and content from the production server to a dev machine. I am not too worried about preserving ...
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Moving content database to new domain (Move-SPUser behaviour)

I've got a customer needing to move their SharePoint 2010 install to a new domain, I've done some reading and looks like I can mount the content DB to a web application which I've basically setup in ...
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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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Moving a Discussion from a Discussion Board to another?

I have a SharePoint 2010 Discussion Board and it has many Discussions. Would like to move a discussion from the discussion board to another in the same location (under same site collection). I ...
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Move Workflow Manager to new farm in a new domain

We currently have a SharePoint 2013 farm including Workflow Manager (SharePoint 2013 Workflow). We are planning to move the users to a new domain which means we need to recreate the farm in the new ...
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Problem when migrating SP2010 solution with WCF service to SP2013

I have a VS2010 solution that has a few projects inside. One of them is a Sharepoint 2010 project that contains a WCF service generated from the CKS template. I needed to migrate this solution to ...
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Broken version history after migrating to Sharepoint 2013

I had a WSS3.0 instaliation with forms based authentication, and I wish to migrate to SP2013. I have SP2010 and SP2013 servers, I've successfully detached content database from WSS 3.0, attached to ...
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Migrate Chart Web Part from SP 2007 to O365

I am doing sharepoint migration from 2007 to O365. I have chart web part in 2007 which is exactly in this link. https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/office/cc300164(v=office.12).aspx I want ...
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How can I sync SharePoint 2013 Online with my on-premise SharePoint 2010?

I have an on-premise SharePoint 2010. I want to gradually start migrating my lists and document libraries up to SharePoint 2013 Online (Office 365). Once the data is in SharePoint 2013 Online, it ...
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Migrating SharePoint Features from WSS 3.0 to SharePoint 2010

I try to Migrate a SharePoint 2003 (WSS 3.0) to SharePoint 2010. I do it with the detach database method. After I run the test-spcontentdatabase to the restored contentdatabase. I get some errors ...
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Removing Orphaned WebParts via PowerShell - CheckIn/CheckOut Requirement Loop

A client migrated from 2007 to 2010 doing a database detach/reattach without checking the database for orphaned objects first. I whipped up a PowerShell script to programmatically remove orphaned ...
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Move files to subsite and retain version history, no coding (Sharepoint Online)

We are dividing our team's site into more specific subsites, and I'm trying to migrate some files from the site's Documents library to a subsite without losing the version history. I know this ...
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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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Move SharePoint 2013 WEB server to NEW server

How to move SharePoint 2013 WEB server to new server? Having two tire structure. WEB server (OS - Windows 2012 STD) SQL server (OS - Windows 2012 STD) I need to move web server only to new ...
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How to copy site collection to another server

I have a big corporate portal (on SharePonit 2010) and now I want to make a copy of it for my tests. So the problem is how make a copy of portal (maybe without documemts) from http://server1 to ...
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How to move the Query Role?

I want to modify the Query component from Server_A to Server_B on SharePoint 2010? and want to know how much time it will take to complete the activity? also what all are the process SharePoint 2010 ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Configuring Database Connections without using alias

After migrating all SharePoint databases to a new SQL Server, how can I configure SharePoint to to reference the new SQL Server without using an Alias? The reason we need to avoid using an Alias is ...
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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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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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SharePoint Migration 2013 enterprise

We are migrating Sharepoint 2010 farm to SharePoint 2013. Is it better to use same Farm Admin account for new SharePoint 2013 farm ?
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SPOnline migrating data from 1 Site Collection to another Site Collection?

We currently only have UAT Site Collection which has some data. Data includes Lists, Images, Documents, and Pages. The Lists have some lookup columns. We would provision PROD Site Collection in time ...
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Running a SharePoint 2010 solution in SharePoint 2013 - custom PickerDialog not working

We are currently trying to run a SharePoint 2010 solution in SharePoint 2013 and face the issue that a custom PickerDialog control is not working in the SP2013. In SP2010 it is working perfectly fine. ...
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Porting Web Parts to Office365 (SharePoint 2013 )

I've been in the process of developing a site in SharePoint 2010, which is composed of a set of different Farm deployed Web Parts. I was wondering what the process was for porting them to SharePoint ...
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how to find Imported web

I exported a web from a site collection and imported it to a newly created site collection but when I try to access it, I get 404. My new site collection is, https://2020.develop.com/custs/newsiteco ...
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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 ...