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What would be the best way to create a custom search for a list

Just need some advice here. I have a list and i would like to create a custom search so that users can search easily .The list has some checkboxes,texts,date.I want the user also to search by date ...
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Cannot add WebPart to master page using SP Designer

I've built a WebPart for a SharePoint 2010 site. I need to add it to one of its master pages (using SharePoint Designer), and when I select it from the WebParts menu I click it but I don't see it ...
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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 site

I have a question about a project we are planning to develop. I will start by describing the project and later I will expose the possible approaches I see to tackle this task. I hope you can give me ...
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Adding Controls to a Bing Map Webpart for SP 2010

I am using this WebPart to display Bing Maps, I did lots of research to find out, how can I put controls on it as one shown in picture in link but didn;t find any hint except AJAX might help, can ...
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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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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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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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Collect Data from User (CDFU) Workflow does not work

I am trying to use the "Collect Data From User" (CDFU) workflow action to collect data from users and then use the "update list item" action to use the data entered by the user and update a field in ...
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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 /sites/...
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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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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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How to get PreSaveAction to work in a default NewForm.aspx - SP 2010

I have a default newform.aspx and i did add a PreSave Action function like so: I edited the default NewForm.aspx and i added my js just under the <asp:Content ContentPlaceHolderId="...
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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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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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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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IM Presence Icons not appearing in SOME master pages - IE9

I have updated my master pages to use some HTML5 and CSS3 elements. I therefore changed the to use HTML5, and altered the X-UA-COMPATIBLE to work in "IE=9;IE=Edge;" mode (instead of IE8). I did not ...
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How to edit InfoPath form from SharePoint Designer when it only returns an error message

I'm trying to edit an InfoPath form for an external list from SharePoint Designer. After clicking on the "Design Forms in InfoPath" button I get the following error: "Object 'blablabla.rem' has been ...
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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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Unable to update field with SP Designer 2010 workflow

I currently have a quite a simple workflow on a library that has a simple content type. I have created a SharePont Designer 2010 workflow that updateds a list item value based on whether or not the ...
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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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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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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 to "...
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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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Can SharePoint 2010 Monitor Class Attendance and Activities?

The organisation I represent is a coaching company, with a number of coaches spread across the globe. One of the spreadsheets they use most frequently is a tracking sheet for all the people they coach....
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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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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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Output parameters in sharepoint designer are not working

Here is what I have A custom activity with 2 in parameters and 2 out parameters. The custom activity code works fine and in debugging mode the parameter is set. I created some log activities, after ...
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Designer - Form Error when Moving Drop Down

I've created a custom list which is working just fine. The next step I need to achieve is to create a custom form for users to enter in the items to this custom list. This all seemed simple enough, so ...
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sharepoint designer can not display the item!

The scenario that lead to this error was: 1. I created a custom activity, it worked. 2. Then I wanted to change some names of properties, after deploying, this happened Is there anyway to remove some ...
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Get client query of a server query

I?m trying to get how can I get the query but on the client context? SPWeb webRoot = scSite.OpenWeb(); SPListItem selectedItem = (from SPListItem item in webRoot.Lists["...
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Using jQuery add cascading dropdown to newform.aspx page of list

How can I add cascading dropdown to newform.aspx page of list using jQuery. I tried SPServices from codeplex but it's not working. Can anybody please guide me. Thanks
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Xhtml in SharePoint 2010

We can include ascx files in web parts private const string _ascxPath = @"~/_CONTROLTEMPLATES/TestPart/Test.ascx"; protected override void CreateChildControls() { Control control = ...
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Can anyone recommend a good pdf/word conveter for a list item and lib (SP 2010)

Looking or a way to convert picture,document libraries and list to pdf document. So a user can select this option from the list menu. Cheers
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sharepoint designer workflow

I need to do the following Create a site workflow that will: Check the folder creation date in a document library If the folder is older than 30 days, move the folder somewhere. Questions: Can ...
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Data Form Web Part - List does not exist when using site collection root list as data source

I'm having a strange issue with DFWP when I try to display content from site collection root. Site/subsite structure of the site collection is like this: ROOT --> LEVEL 1 --> LEVEL 2 On my LEVEL 2 ...
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How can one identify a private list view?

After placing a list on a webpart page and modifying the view, I found that my user could not see all of the columns that were visible to me. I can only guess that I was looking at a private view. It ...
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Problem with TopNavigation menu

I have custom master page .. it's everything ok in site pages , but when i open pop up dialog forms to add list item or theme my TopNavigationMenu is visible in dialog it. How can i modify to ...
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Problem with 2 column layout in DVWP

MOSS 2007. I have a joined list with mutliple categories. I have a two column layout where the category is the header for each section with a group of subcategories. The categories are filtered based ...
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Making a cab file with ddf (to create a wsp solution package)

I am trying to Create a ddf file for my custom list feature using tutorial given in this link Create a wsp using ddf but in this link there isn't enough Information like what is the directory ...
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Schema.XML not found in 12/Template/Features/myfeature

I am trying to create a custom list feature, what I did is created feature and then i build a solution out of it using this tutorial Creating a Solution file for Feature when it creates a .wsp file ...
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how do i create a true “multiple lines” column in a picture library sharepoint 2010

I would like to have a pic lib and would like to have the normal multiple line of text like tin list etc.. Any ideas why there is such a limitation?
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How do I display associated list data alongside workflow task form?

In my workflow task form, I wish to provide the user the associated list details (such as Title, Description, and Date Needed) alongside the fields I am collecting (Approval, Budget). I am using ...
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MOSS 2007: Programmatically add a webzone inside of a webzone

I have a page that I want to heavily customize. On that page, I have a web part that will tab all of the web parts inside of that webzone, except I want to simply tab two web parts that will be to the ...
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Is there a way to have the tool part pane open where the WebPart zone is located?

If you're dealing with a page with many many vertical WebPartZones & WebParts, is there any way to have the ToolPart Pane open next to the WebPart you are editing? Or move up as you scroll up and ...
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Update list item with onclick event on a button

I'm very new to sharepoint and well to development...And I could use a little help ! I have a document library wich contains a multiple choice field (drop down with 3 choices), I've added 3 columns ...
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Why is SPD adding content to my file?

I'm using SPD to edit an HTML file that's in SharePoint (in a subfolder of SiteAssets). Later, I return to the file in SPD to find that the following content has been added to the file (where "www....
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PublishingWebControls:RichHtmlField Rendering not working

i am using site content type RichHtmlField as Full HTML type with value = hello PublishingWebControls:RichHtmlField tag in layoutpage does not render it. Instead of displaying hello. it is displaying ...
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Column appeared to be empty space in Page Layout

Im currently working in SharePoint 2007 Page Layout, I have Site Columns created to be drag and drop into custom page layout via SharePoint Designer 2007. The Site Columns is not required field, if ...