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How to customize the output of User profile records using Visual Studio with the help of XSL

I have configured User Profile Synchronization Service on my Portal and I want to develop a custom Visual WebPart "Employee Directory" to display criteria based results fetched from User Profiles as ...
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Visual WebPart using Visual Studio 2010 and use XSLT for customize look and feel

I just configured User Profile Synchronization Service on my portal and now need to implement "Employee Directory". I have created a VisualWebPart Solution in Visual Studio 2010 and Programatically ...
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How to create new External Content Type on SharePoint Designer

I'm trying to create a new External Content Type on Sharepint Designer , but where I try to insert the web services wisdom into the "New Connection -> WCF Connection " I get the following error: ...
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SharePoint Designer to calculate complex formulas for different list views

I have a custom list with different views. In each view I need calculated columns that span across the entire list. How do I use SharePoint designer to perform formula calculations in the views that ...
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How to get a value dropdownlist selected after using windows.location

This is my snippet code here.I'm getting some column values from shrepoint list to a dropdpwnlist.But i would like to append the values to a url when an option is selected. So thayt i can use it to ...
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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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Make list item “editable”

I have created a sharepoint list from an external content type (using Sharepoint Designer) with columns Id, Name etc. The fields in the Id column are links and contain a dropdown menu (view, edit, ...
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SharePoint Designer 2010 - “Unable to load workflow actions from the server…”

I have a few custom workflows created by another developer on my dev sharepoint farm. We recently realized that you can apparently not just migrate these things with the rest of the content in a ...
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Add a Field to a Workflow Task Form

I have some experience with SharePoint 2010 and SharePoint Designer 2010, and almost no experience with InfoPath. I have created a custom workflow solution using SharePoint Designer 2010. I am ...
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How can I change an in-progress workflow created using SharePoint Designer 2007?

I created a workflow in SharePoint Designer that automatically starts when a new item is created. It has one step. In it, if a specific date field in the list item is greater than or equal to Today, ...
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How to disable a sharepoint 2010 list column through sharepoint designer?

I have a list and I want to disable a single-line-of-text column. How can i do this through SharePointDesigner? Also, how can I set this field read-only through SharePointDesigner?
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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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sharepoint workflow wont start

I created a sharepoint designer worklow, it has custom activities. I deployed the custom activities. I deployed the web.config changes with authorized types I did iisreset I uploaded the wsp to test ...
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Losing Custom Formats on a List/View

We created a custom list/view in SharePoint 2010. After we created the list/view we went into SharePoint Designer and changed the title of the view, the font color and size, etc. Next we deployed ...
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All users not shown in user report generated for a site using SP Designer

While generating user report for a site using SP Designer, details are shown for only few users. Rest are merged together in 'All Others' category. Is there a way to get report which shows all users ...
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Sharepoint online Custom Expiration

I was wandering if someone could assist, I am currently trialling office 365 and would like to use sharepoint online. One of the main reasons I need sharepoint online would be for Document ...
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custom SPD workflow not working after server restart -'Failed on Start (retrying) '

MOSS 2007 WSS 3.0 Have an Infopath form library with custom SPD workflow which worked beautifully until the server was restarted.I can create basic workflows against this form library that will send ...
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Why does my Infopath form take so long to render when opened from the the Task Assignment view?

After the Tasks to Approve, Complete, Acknowledge etc. is sent to the assigned user and they click on the link (ex. "NamedForm.xml") the form attempts to open but renders very slow. The form will ...
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Linking Approval Tasks on List Items with SharePoint Designer Workflows

I have a simple approval process that I built with SharePoint Designer 2010. It starts by assigning a task to the user. The user simply approves and rejects the task. Based on the status an email ...
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Hide dropdown from XSLT List View WebPart

I have added a XSLT List view webpart to a sharepoint master using SPD 2010( in PlaceHolderLeftNavBarTop content placeholder ). The datasource for this list view webpart is a Links library. I have ...
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How to override Dataview Webpart using XSL link?

I like the approach of using XSl link property to ovverride the presentaton of a webpart but i discovered my link breaks up anytime i open it up in Sharepoint designer. I have tried using e.g ...
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Custom Navigation Links

I want to display navigation links on left side of Sharepoint Site. Basically these links will point to different website within the organisation. The links will be stored in SharePoint Links library. ...
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Custom Activities and Update to web.config with authorized types

I have a vs solution with: One class library with custom activities. One sharepoint project with a mapped folder to the workflow folder in the 14 hive and the custom actions entries. One ...
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Read SiteMapNodeCollection of another sitecollection in a webapplication

I am having a three site collection along with subsite in a same Web Application as below SiteCollection1 SubSite1.1 SubSIte1.2 SiteCollection2 SubSite2.1 SubSIte2.2 We have the requirment to ...
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SP Approval Workflow error when publishing

I have developed an Approval Workflow in Visio and imported into SharePoint Designer. After I finished with the configurations of WF in SPD, I have attempted to publish. Each time I have received an ...
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Apostrophe displayed as &#39 in SP Dataviewer

I have a form being displayed in a page and data is getting stored in an SP List. When a user enters an apostrophe in a field, the same list item displays the apostrophe as ''' in the web part. ...
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Using search core results to display google like search page

I have the custom list with the two columns in newsletter style but what about adding in a search web part onto a separate page, how can i get that to search my faq custom list? For example a user ...
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How to show a file extension within a document library view

I'm working on a Custom webpart and would like to show icons for the extensions. This is on a Sharepoint Designer 2010. Also if i have extensions like .wav how can i show or add a custome icon. Thanks ...
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Dynamic web part sourced from another web part.

We have a webpart (webpartA) which is updated manually, and we have another webpart (webpartB). What I want to have is, when webpartA is updated, I want webpartB to be updated automatically. Is there ...
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Auto Insert new field into SP List on page PostBack

I've just created a new webpart. I'm a beginning on Sp Word. I built a new WP the get some data from textBox and put it into a content list. But every time I do Refresh a new void item is inserted ...
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Disable value in dropdown menu after being selected

I have created a library in which i am using the drop down column with some values.These Values will depend on the group to which the user belongs. For Eg. If Drop Values are A, B , C, D, E and ...
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Have Workflow Change\Update an item on Infopath Form

Is it possible to change the content of a field in a InfoPath form from a workflow in SharePoint. I have tried working with the "Update List Item" action but have been unable to to find a direct way ...
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SharePoint Item Edit Form (editform.aspx) keeps closing webparts

We have a custom list within MOSS 2007 which sporadically closes the edit forms web part, despite the fact that the web parts property 'allow close' is unticked. The only way to make the form work ...
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How can replace the XsltListViewWebPart with a new WebPart?

The list view web part are used by SharePoint to list and library data. When a new list is created, the web part for the list is also created automatically.List view web parts can show one view at a ...
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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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Copy Site Column values to SharePoint Group

I have site column called users based of people and groups and for example it has 4 users separated by semicolon. Questions: 1) Can I copy the values from users site column to site permissions owner ...
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Copy and Paste greyed out in sharepoint Designer 2010 for site owner

A user wants to copy and paste pages in Sharepoint designer. As admin, I can do it but she can not. Her paste option is greyed out. I confirmed that the user has "full control" access at the site ...
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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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Trigger a site workflow when a column changes

I'm using Sharepoint Designer to craft a workflow that will do the following: When someone in a specific group enters a value in a field (i.e. the field is no longer empty) in one library, this ...
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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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Sharepoint 2010 After runs install-spsolution continues deployed false on

I try to deploy a webpart solution. I execute in sharepoint 2010 management shell all steps to upload and implement. add-spsolution c:\site\subwebs.wsp. This execute wit out problem. ...
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Approval Form Sometimes Requires Double Click to Approve/Reject

We have a SharePoint Designer WF that spawns an approval WF. The form for the approval is giving us several issues. Occasionally users have to double click the approve or reject button. This ...
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Change Title of Sharepoint Page

I have created a CallbackConfirm.aspx and attached the sharepoint master page in SP 2007. <%@ Page Language="C#" inherits="Microsoft.SharePoint.WebPartPages.WebPartPage, Microsoft.SharePoint, ...
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what is the best way to write code to a asp.net control in a masterpage

I have a button that I've added to our masterpage in Sharepoint Designer. What is the best way to write c# code to that button? I'd like to do this in visual studio if possible. Thanks,
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write to the workflow history list programatically

I have a sharepoint designer workflow with many Log to history activities to know where the workflow is. I also have 2 custom activities with some complex logic and try catch code. I would like to ...
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Changes to top bar

Hi guys, I want to remove this Home -> Home thing next to logo throughout the site collection. This should also not appear even navigating to site settings. Secondly, I want to add an image next ...
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how can i use asp.textbox to filter a list by default(when page loads)

I would like to filter a DWP using parameters. So i decided to use a asp:textbox and then filter using Control like so: <ParameterBinding Name="loc" Location="Control(locid)" DefaultValue=""/> ...
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Data View Web Part pointing at multiple XML feeds/internal SharePoint lists

I am trying to put together a web part with a mixture of jQuery display functionality on a DataView web part. The idea is to have multiple sources of news feeds from both an internal SharePoint list ...
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copy sharepoint top navigation bar to another site collection dyanamically

I have two sitecollection A and B, i want to write a c# code on my webpart to read the topnavbar of sitecollection A at sitecollection B and display the same in ASPMenu control on site collection B. ...
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SharePoint 2010 : Unable to open page layout

I having an issue on SharePoint 2010 Designer where the Page Layout was unable to edit, it hit error as below: The server could not complete your request. For more specific information, click the ...