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How do I Connect to A Unix Server From SharePoint?

In my SharePoint site users will raise a request and a workflow will mail to the team. Then we have to run a Unix script. I want to automate this manual process. How can I connect to a Unix server ...
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Workflow not starting

I have created a workflow that starts on change of a item. This change is triggered by the submission of a Sharepoint form to a library. The workflow is updating a Sharepoint list creating a ...
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Choose specific item from sharepoint list as default value?

In SharePoint I have a list full of people from AD with a Name (presence). I have another drop down menu with different items, so based on this drop down menu I want to be able to specify who should ...
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list template copy code-behind is not working

My goal here is to create a list template with code-behind on my server and copy it to a completely different Sharepoint server. The problem is that my server has Visual Studio 2010 while the other ...
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How to create a custom sharepoint login/logout button for windows authentication?

How to create a custom sharepoint login/logout button for windows authentication? I need to get the default sharepoint login popup when the login button is clicked. Thanks in advance.
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Not able to open/edit any page in shaepoint designer 2007

We are using Sharepoint Designer 2007,In which we try to open any page in designer we get following error, "The Server could not complete your request. Contact your Internet Service Prvider or Web ...
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What are the different export file size limits in SPD 2007?

I am trying to migrate some document libraries and lists using SPD from one site collection to another. (I have well researched this and am very aware that the best method is a console app) I stumbled ...
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ListView webpart Customization in designer

I want to insert a list view webpart in a page. As of now i am able to do all the customizations through designer except one i.e. disabling row selection. All i want is the user should not be able to ...
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SPD is showing sharepoint site as regular web site

I am trying to open a sharepoint site with Sharepoint designer 2007 (locally) in order to create some custom workflows. However, for some reason this site will not open as a Sharepoint site. All of ...
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Creating workflows

i am new to using share point design studio. I am trying to create a workflow that will send an email to the users manager when the user click save. Once the manager gets the email they have to enter ...
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Can i upgrade the .Net Framework 3.5 to 4 when i have a running Sharepoint(Windows SharePoint Services 3).Whats the impact?

We are thinking of upgrading the .Net Framework 3.5 to 4 while an existing Windows SharePoint Services v3 is running. Is this safe or it will break the installation. Would there b3 any impact on the ...
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where is the Form Web Part in Sharepoint Designer 2010?

How do i add a form webpart in sharepoint designer 2010. What i'm after is filter the list based on date using 2 textboxes startdate and enddate. Any ideas solution to this. Thanks in advance
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Is it necessary to republish a workflow after you make changes?

I have a workflow on a document library. If I update that workflow in sharepoint designer and save, is it necessary to do a publish for that change to "take effect" in sharepoint, or is it enough to ...
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getItemById javascript error

I'm creating a custom form and am trying to add a button to the form, and have functionality when its clicked. I don't really have much experience with javascript, so if there is a better approach to ...
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javascript method to delete content from recycle bin of a single site only

So I know you can use jvascript:emptyItems() in the address bar of the recycle bin to clear it, but this clears the entire site collection. Is there a way using javascript to empty the recycle bin ...
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I can't remove Content Type programmatically? How I can do it? SharePoint Foundation

I create in SPD 2010 workflow which create custom content type with column. I removed workflow, list and column and I also want to remove content typ but I can't do it, SharePoint shows this info "The ...
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How to make SharePoint 2010 calendar view Time Sensitive!

I am trying to create Dataview Webpart for SharePoint Calendar Events to display [Today] items. I was sucessful on that, my next challenge is how to make it time sensitive. I want to display events ...
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Page Title not showing up in the breadcrumb - SharePoint 2010

I am trying to include current page title after site name on a sharepoint 2010 publishing site. The master page that I have created contains the necessary control to render the page title as attached ...
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How to have a row number in a custom webpart with pagination

I have a custom list and i would like to have a row number. I did use the <xsl:number/>and that worked but when i click on the next page of the list the number resets itself back to 1 again. Is ...
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Custom Code is disabled on my form/(it is a workflow form of a sp list workflow process)/ any workaround?

custom code (trying to use C#) is disabled for any button on my form... I am trying to use that form in the context of a solution structured like this: data is held in sharepoint lists, and list ...
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merge data in a sharepoint2010 user profile property sync with sql using BCS

i have configured the user profile syncing with my custom SQL table. i require 4 properties that are with 6 columns in the table & the scenario is i have to concatenate the strings of the 3 ...
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Workflow to change title of uploaded documents?

Ok so I have a request from a user and I'm not sure how I can achieve this...I'm thinking workflows but not sure. Basically what she wants is to have a Document Library where she can upload ...
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How to do workflow for the following situation

Workflow has to start automatically when an item is created in the SharePoint list. After that it has to copy the record and add five times into the same list. Problem that I faced it executing ...
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Use View Ribbon Custom Action on Multiple List Items

I create a View Ribbon-scoped custom action using SPD 2010 that runs some Javascript. If I create it in an ECT list I can use it with multiple items. However, if I create it in a standard SharePoint ...
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Workflow : configuration or customisation?

In SP2010, is customising workflows using SharePoint Designer configuration or customisation?
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Submit data into repeating table in infopath to a sharepoint list [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to submit data from repeatable table in infopath form to a sharepoint list? I am trying to solve this problem of pulling data into a repeating table, then having the ...
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Sharepoint designer set variable date to string in a different format?

I am not sure of how to use expression in sharepoint designers. I have a variable called date, but its type string. I am attaching the workflow when an event is created. I need to SET the variable ...
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Updating an active Designer workflow

In SP2010, I have a list workflow that was built in Designer only - no code. I need to make a small change and must understand what happens to workflows in progress when I do this. The workflow ...
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Additional content in custom web part header

I am attempting to insert some HTML into the header of a custom web part (next to the title in the ms-WPHeader div). I have been unable to find any documentation or instructions and would appreciate ...
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Build with SP Designer 2007, package with VStudio 2008

This is for a MOSS 2007 portal. I need to add a web part page to a WSS site. I would like to brand the page using SharePoint Designer 2007, but not save to site directly since that results in ...
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Backup SharePoint 2007 and restore to another location

In order to run some load test I need to backup a live site and restore it to my staging server. Both are SharePoint 2007. I have been through the process and with the exception of minor url changes ...
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DVWP Display of Multiple Lists Results in “Unable to display this Web Part” Error in Production Environment

I used SharePoint Designer 2007 to create a joined view of two lists and changed the 'ListID' parameters to 'ListName'. The list is grouped and sorted. Update: When the joined subview is in the ...
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Default Site Icons have disappeared

I dont know what is wrong with site icons. All icons images are gone, when I see their properties, the path is fine, image is located on that path, but image of that icon is not being appearing at ...
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Copying a globally reusable workflow in SP Designer loses form task fields and InfoPath rules

In SP Designer, I copied a globally reusable workflow in order to make it only reusable (not global) so I can save it as a template solution .wsp to move it to another farm. The problem is that the ...
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Programatically refreshing a webpart

How can I use the client object model in javascript to have a function to refresh a list view? Scenario: I have a form that uses a button which uses the sharepoint client object model to insert a ...
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Sharepoint workflow ignores approval condition

I have a custom workflow (created through SharePoint Designer) that starts with an approval task and then sends emails to different people if the submission is approved. I have an if clause in the ...
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sharepoint designer error when adding data source - “unable to retrieve schema”

Following some of the steps in this office article I successfully managed to use Sharepoint Designer 2010 to create a data source to the Adventureworks db, selecting the products table. However when ...
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Multiple, sequential tasks in one workflow

I have a couple steps in a declarative workflow that each collect data from users. I need each collection task to be completed before the next step kicks off. Is this possible. Also, the workflow is ...
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Workflow not trigger after new item created

I have a Custom List and the list attached with SharePoint Designer 2007 workflow where trigger when new item created. If I programmatically create an item in a Custom List, will the action trigger ...
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How To Define Specific ReadItem Finder with List View in External List?

I have an external list which is using the BCS to pull data from a custom database. This database has several views which have the same column structure and several that do not. I have been adding ...
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SharePoint Designer workflow is looping itself when waiting for a field to change

I have a problem with a standard SharePoint Designer workflow on a forms library in SharePoint 2010 Foundation. When the workflow is firing off it is designed to fill some information in against the ...
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Changing “In this Column” property of Custom Lookup field Programmatically

I am creating a LookUp Column Programmatically for a custom list which is already there, and trying to change the property shown in attached picture using C#, but I couldn't figure out whats the name ...
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Get Items with “Web” Class

with di query I can get the specified list object from the collection the property "Items" froom the SPListCollection class. using (ClientContext context = new ...
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Get last one version of SPFileVersion

I'm trying to implement a method that retrieve a "file version" that will must be the same of the parameter number I'm going o pass. SPListItem item = attachments.First(); ...
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how can I retrieve an USERID from a web site user, when it adds a new FILE on SP?

I'm building a WebServices tha allows user from a social network to add a new FILE in a DoCLibrary. This WebServices' WSDl ,was built with no "USERID" field . Every time that someone add a new file ...
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Delete groups using SP Client object model

I'm trying to delete groups and Sites from Sharepoint using COM. Ex: Listitem i = ........; i.DeleteObject(); Now, in my code , I'm using this snippet: foreach (Group grpsSP in ...
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SharePoint 2010: 3 of 6 Workflows “Failed on Start”. SharePoint Designer Workflow Works Fine?

Three of the six workflows that are on one of my site collections in SharePoint 2010 are resulting in "Failed on Start" as soon as a document is submitted to a document library. The other three ...
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How to create an external data source based on a Web Service?

Can you please advise me "How to create an external data source based on a Web Service"? Usually WCF can be a data source, but I am not strong on WCF. Could I use the existing web service as an ...
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Move Document from Library to List

I have a document library in place so that users can bulk upload files. Now, in the edit form I am using http://spcd.codeplex.com/ within a CEWP so users don't have to scroll through a 200 item ...
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how to get the value of a check box from another list

I've been trying to get the value of a check box in a sp list. so, I have List[a] and List[b]. List[b] contains a check box which I am trying to get the value of inorder to put in in List[a]. I'm ...