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Delpoying farm solution (Application Page) sharepoint 2010 --Access denied

I am deploying an application page (globally), I have a button on the editform.aspx. When a user clicks on the button, it redirects to the application page in a new window but I am getting an error ...
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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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Problems with “Pause Until Date” activity in SPD-created workflows

I have a workflow and I'm trying to send an email when an item is added or updated from a calendar list. I tried using the Pause Until Date activity as I need to send the email 2 days before the due ...
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Automatically going from List 'new item' page to 'edit item' page

I'm using SP2010 and am working with a list. I'm working with a "Register.aspx" form (In Sharepoint designer) in which I've created a button which is set to re-direct after a save <input type="...
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Calculated column based on values from three other item columns

I have a list where I want a 'Status' column to show different values based on entries from 3 other columns from the same list item. These 3 columns are 2 choice columns 'Reviewed by' and 'Followed ...
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How to take a value from a single line of text field in one list and set it as a lookup field in another list?

I have SP 2010 and SPD 2010. I have list A that has a single line of text column named Res ID #. This provides the source for List B as a lookup column. I want to create a WF that will put the info ...
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External XML web services, not valid?

I'm trying to connect data from Exchange 2010 to a SharePoint site through SharePoint designer, using the ASMX web services Exchange 2010 exposed as a Web Service data source. I've already verified ...
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Workflow: Copy document - history in TARGET library

I have a scenario whereby documents are initially created and edited in a "drafts" document library, but I want to "publish" approved major versions to a separate read-only library. This last library ...
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Reduce the size of sharepoint 2010 list formfield

i am working on a custom sharepoint form (newform.aspx..is there a way to reduce the width attribute of a particular sharepoint form field
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Is it possible to include another aspx files to a aspx that you are working on inside SharePoint Designer 2007?

Is it possible? How do I do it inside SharePoint Designer 2007 if it is possible? (Something like the PHP include() function)
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setting current date time in sharepoint form field (newform.aspx) sharepoint 2010

I am working on customizing the sharepoint list form (newform.aspx). So soon as the user opens the new form I want the Odate coloumn (date and time) to be filled automatically with the current date ...
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Client object model in sharepoint list form

Is it possible to use client object model in list forms(editform.aspx,newform.aspx) using sharepoint designer, if yes howto?
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Editing library doc filenames in SharePoint Designer?

In order to upload a PDF as the next version of a document that had been a PPTX file and keep versioning intact, I wanted to implement the answer from this question: Can I change the file extension of ...
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Approval WorkFlows and User Profile Syncrhonization condition

I am new to WorkFlows and learning ..I was just reading some blogs about how to create workflows and use find manager option but surprised to see that it requires "User Profile Synchronization" ...
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How to apply new page layout to all existing pages in a site?

I really need your help. I've created a new page layout in SharePoint Designer 2010 and I want to apply it to all existing pages in a site. Another thing to note, some subsites and pages use ...
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How can i join 2 sharepoint 2010 list

When using SP 2007 and needed to do a join i just write the tables to a sql table and then use sql to join the tables. What i really need to do is quite simple. I have a master list and another list ...
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Copying code over in Sharepoint Designer 2010 and changing it, deletes code from the original file, how can I fix this

Suppose I have two files, A, and B respectively. Everytime I copy xsl code from file A to B and modify the code in B and save it. The code in A gets removed (all except for the WebPartZone tags and a ...
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How to load div like iframe with a url with parameters(Loading external data to a cell)

I would like to show a status in field but the result data is from an external link which means another sharepoint list. I'm using something similar below but not sure if this is the best way to do it....
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How would you build a media equipment tracking system in sharepoint?

Currently I have a standard List application built in share point that we add, and update the list items when someone signs out and returns a piece of media equipment. I am looking to improve this ...
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Title in Editform.aspx in sharepoint list 2010

I open a newform.aspx,to add new item. At the very top I would see the name of the list view-new form in my case, Clients-New Form. But when I open a item to edit, it shows the name of the list view -...
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Dataview Web Part only works when pulling 110 lines or less of SQL

I recently started playing with the data view web part in SharePoint Designer. I've added a new data source and added a custom query. Unfortunately my queries appear to be limited to returning 110 ...
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How can we differentiate users exists in particular group of Active Directory

My requirement in one of my projects is like, I have 2 Active Directory Groups say Team Group and HR group and members(users) total of 25. So I have to differentiate those 25 users in under which ...
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How to implement a custom auto-increment id on a yearly basis

I am trying to create a functionality for a list where all entries get a custom ID. The IDs are going to have the following formats List1 Year-1 Year-2 Year-n List2 Year-1.1 Year-1.2 Year-1.n Year-n....
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Error while Populating new webpart to SharePoint gallery

I'm getting this error when I try to populate a webpart, Operation is not valid due to the current state of the object. at System.Web.HttpValueCollection.ThrowIfMaxHttpCollectionKeysExceeded() ...
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Custom Workflow and Task Time Limits

I have created a custom workflow for an approval process. The workflow is designed to accomplish this task by using the “Collect data from user (Output to variable: collect)” action. I wish to assign ...
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What's the best way of removing whitespace from the top of my web part page?

Apologies for the simplicity of this one, I've tried lots of searches online but not found a solution. All I want to do is remove the whitespace above "My page title" so that the title sits at the ...
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Convert SharePoint site from 2007 to 2010

I need to convert site that I created in SharePoint 2007 into SharePoint 2010. what is the easiest way to do it?
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How do add a Custom View Style to CustomListView WebPart?

I have a CustomListView WebPart.Can created a special style for webpart. for example :A view style defines how list data is displayed within the body section of the page, which in a Boxed style ...
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how to format created date to iso UTC format Sharepoint designer 2010

How can I format this date <xsl:value-of select="translate(@Created_x0020_Date,'0;#','')"></xsl:value-of> to something like this UTC format - "2012-01-13T16:14:21Z"
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SharePoint 2010 sandboxed deployment error - partial trust app domain

I'm in the process of creating a sandboxed web part, during debugging though once it is on the site the web part displays the error shown below: Web Part Error: Unhandled exception was thrown by the ...
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Custom default page - edits not saved in content editor web part

I've created a custom default.aspx page which is provisioned through a custom web template using SharePoint 2010. I've added the below code to add a content editor web part, with some default content. ...
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sort a document library by current logged in user

Is there any chance to write a sort expression to sort the items in document library by logged in user. I want show all the documents and documents uploaded by the current logged in user will display ...
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Customize the listforms(newform.aspx) using sharepoint designer

I am working on customizing the newform.apx of the list called customerList. So I went ahead and created a newform1.aspx using designer. This newform1.aspx has all the columns of the customerList. ...
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How to use SPServices jquery to add new item

I have a list and I would like to have a link on each item (dynamic) that I can click to insert some data to another list. What I'm after is to get some data when a user clicks an item. (Kind of to ...
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Controlling scroll position on postback

Is there a way to control the scroll position on postback in SharePoint 2010? I have a web part that I want the users to be special position of the page after a postback on a button click.
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Cannot publish to SharePoint from InfoPath or connect in SharePoint Designer although it loads in browser

I have a SharePoint 2010 Enterprise installation with the Dec 2011 cumulative hotfix. It is using integrated authentication and is on SSL. I can access my site collection from outside the server in ...
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Can I create a SPD-based workflow will create a new item unless it finds an already-existing item, in which case it will edit that item?

I can't think of how this would using out of the box conditions and actions. Here's a quick example: List A Fields: Created By List B Fields: User, Number When I create an item in List A, I'd like ...
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Create Display form that reads the current language of its parent

Im working in sharepoint server 2010, with Arabic language pack installed my current structure for the sharepoint site like the following: one SiteCollection: --------> one English ...
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Where to enable post publishing for incoming email to list SharePoint 2010

In SP 2007 when I enable incoming email to list I had the following option: Post Publishing Choose whether posts received by e-mail are published immediately or saved as drafts. ...
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When is Visual Studio required for creating workflows?

Are there any real world scenarios where we cannot do without Visual Studio workflow? That is where default SharePoint workflows or Sharepoint Designer won't suffice?
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Substring-after or similar to extract ID from a URL?

I'm using a script-based solution to add a Comment Box to dispform.aspx in a MOSS document library. The comments live in a separate list and I have a requirement to show the Name metadata from the ...
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How to build Approval WorkFlows for a list SP 2010

I would like to build a workflow. But deciding to use out of the box or SPD. Content editors would add an item that should go to drafting status (pending) and they would like to probably start ...
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How to Retrieve Numeric Column value from SharePoint List

In the SharePoint list I am having the numeric column and the value is like this 123,456,789,012,346,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000. I am using SPQuery to retrieve items ...
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Filtering a list with date ranges - xslt / advanced expressions on list filters possible?

I've got a Sharepoint 2010 list that I'd like to filter with date-ranges. I'm doing something like if END_DATE > [NOW - 1Week] and END_DATE < [NOW + 1Week] or PLAN_END > [NOW -1Week] and ...
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Data View Web Part (DVWP) for different groups

Here is my scenario: I have three groups, top-level Site Owners and sub-level groups Site Visitors and Site Testers. I have a single master list of resources with a variety of items stored in it. ...
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SharePoint Designer Edit NewForm Link

I created a Data View Web Part based on an existing list in SharePoint Designer 2007, I included the SharePoint List Toolbar so users can create new items. I want to use a custom List Form, in the ...
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Count Word of Rich Text Box

I am very very new to SharePoint and working hard these days. I have a list item named Story (Rich Text Box). When the user types words in the column, below it I need to show the number of words ...
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How can I override default css in SharePoinrt 2010 web parts

I would like all my custom webpart and default webparts to look the same. I know css classes like: ms-vh and ms-vb are used for the fonts, anchors and cell backgrounds. What would be the best way to ...
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SharePoint designer 2010 loop

I'm using sharePoint designer 2010. I create difference workflows for difference list, How can I create Workflow loop? I need to create loop inside a specific workflow that remind the manager (...
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Open Custom List form in Popup Window

I have a webpart .I have a grid view with templatefield . I want open Custom Listfrom in popup window. I use this code in LinkButtonClick PostBackUrl="javascript:SP.UI.ModalDialog.showModalDialog(...