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How to publish blog posts on behalf of another user in SharePoint 2010?

I have blog for our management team. Assistants will be posting instead of the managers. I have created a column called "Author" which is "people/group" lookup field for the assistants to add a person ...
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Sharepoint 2010 DocumentSets - How to Manage Programatically?

I am new to Sharepoint 2010 but not new to .Net programming. Here is my situation: I have a large set of files to be uploaded into Sharepoint 2010 with metadata. I have decided to write a C# class ...
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Exporting SharePoint data to external PHP script

My client has his intranet website running as a SharePoint 2010 site, consisting of about 40 lists making the different categories of news. What would be the easiest way for me to fetch this data ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Auto Create Managed Property not work

Hi i developed a site column, custom content type and a list definition. I set the value for this column and started crawling but i don't find these properties in search schema. If i add this column ...
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Why i can not install sharepoint 2013 on a domain controller

It is mentioned that it is not recommended to install SharePoint 2013 on a domain controller. But In my current situation I am setting up my development environment for SP2013; where SharePoint and ...
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SharePoint 2013 lazy load for .click() issue

With IE 10 and Chrome 26 on Win7 x64 (Host1) no issues are appearing, except Firefox 20. With IE IE 8 on Win7 x64 (Host2) and IE 10 on Windows Server 2012 x64 (Host3), there is the following issue I ...
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Infopath 2010 form fails in attempt to use GetUserProfileByName method from UserProfileService.asmx

My attempts to retrieve UserProfile data for InfoPath form open all end badly with the same error so I have simplified down to one test case which I will try to describe below. Symptom 1: Event ID ...
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How to add links on the right side of the sharepoint wiki site

I am newbie to sharepoint and using sharepoint 2007 to create a wiki site. I would like to know how to add links on the right side of the page(similar to on the left side)..some thing like this Right ...
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SharePoint server 2013 central administration become unavailable after installing active directory

I have SharePoint 2013 installed inside windows server 2008 r2 and it was working fine, but after I install Active directory on the windows server I try to aces the SharePoint central administrator ...
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Design decision (Site collection Vs Subsites) to take when creating new SharePoint web application

Basically I want to build a knowledge based library for our company. The general requirements are as follow:- Each department need to store their documents and procedures as Wikis inside SharePoint. ...
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SharePoint server 2013 is running too slowly on VM workstation

I have the following specification for my development environment; Host Machine:- Windows 7 professional. Core i7 (8 processes). VM workstation. 32 GB RAM. 700 GB hard disk. On the VM:- Windows ...
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oracle data in InfoPath form

We have a InfoPath form on which wants to show real time data from Oracle database. E.g. Employee name in a drop down list in InfoPath form from employee table in oracle. Don't want to populate ...
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Record management in document management project - SharePoint 2010

For a document management project we need to implement a record management capability to a document library . Which template should we use? Record centre Or document Center? Record center has many ...
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I want to make a weather webpart that displays temperature by using Api like Google or yahoo

I want to make a Weather web part form any api. I have searched on Google but could not find any good solution. So, any link or suggestion or steps for that?
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Synchronized InfoPath Attachment With Document Library

I have an InfoPath 2010 form with a Document attachment. if any user upload infopath form with attachment, than attachment must be added in document library, if any user modify or delete any ...
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Restricted search on a list to hide private column

We have a list called employee. Out of all columns search result should not show 2 private columns named DOB & salary. Result can show all other columns. I mean how to implement restricted search ...
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User profile pictures not showing up in one site collection

We have 3 site collections and we think we have an issue with one regarding the user profile pictures. In that site collection, the user profile pictures do not show up in the lists. We do the same to ...
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Sharepoint sign out programatically

I have FBA enable in my sharepoint site. I want to do custom log out. I found below code. FormsAuthentication.SignOut(); var authCookie = Request.Cookies[FormsAuthentication.FormsCookieName]; ...
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bulk files upload to document library in SharePoint 2010

in one of the project we need to upload bulk files ( 250 mb at a time or more ) to a document library in SharePoint 2010. OOB multiple file upload through IE browser is not good one as it gives ...
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How to retrieve Lookup List's lookup values in a third List

I am using sharepoint 2010 Lists.I have 3 Lists RoleFamily,Roles and Employees. RoleFamily defines under which Family a role exists.There fore RoleFamily is the Primary.The below image shows the ...
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Add New List Item with SPServices anonymously

I have an HTML5 + jQuery application with a built in contact form that I wanted to hook into Sharepoint, and Lists seemed an ideal way to do that. I used the jQuery library SPServices to get this up ...
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Opening a document in SharePoint 2013 requires logging in

We have implemented a new install of SharePoint 2013 at my company. I've set up a web application, a site collection and a site so far. I'm setting up sites and testing them to see how SharePoint 2013 ...
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SharePoint 2013 and Office Web Apps - Unable to view documents

We have a Web Applications Companion (WAC) server connected to our SharePoint 2013 web application (upgraded to claims based authentication). It appears to us that the WAC server does not trust the ...
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Cross site cross database lookup field SP2010

SiteCollection 1 in ContentDB 1 has List 1 with custom lookup field. This lookup field returns all text fields from any selected list in a site collection specified. Each site collection is in a ...
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Unable to find Namespace for SPWeb, SPUser or SPControl, Provider-Hosted App

Using a Provider Hosted Application for SharePoint 2013, I am unable to ue the following lines in my C# code to get the current user SPWeb web = SPControl.GetContextWeb(this.Context); SPUser sUser = ...
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Single Point Of failure in SharePoint 2010

We're considering to implement some good/better/best recommendations in our existing Mid-Large SP Farm for "Single point of Failure in SharePoint 2010". Can someone point out to the areas which can be ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Suddenly Going Slow

I currently have a test SharePoint 2013 install setup on a VM, the specs of the VM are very modest (8GB RAM, Dual Core Xeon, linked to SQL 2012 on another server) and it has been working fine as far ...
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Maximum number of items to delete has been reached. Please contact the Site Collection Administrator

I am facing this error when i am programatically delete record from sharepoint list. column is lookup column in another list and i have set cascade delete option enable in list. I am facing below ...
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Excel services and PowerPivot error: “Unable to refresh data for a data connection in the Workbook. ”

My environment is a 3-tier SharePoint 2010 Architecture: Running on SQL Server 2012 Enterprise Edition WF1 WF2 Both Web Fronts are NLB, and we have they following Application Servers APP1 - ...
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SharePoint Site Content Types and Site Columns Galleries are empty

I provisioned a SharePoint (2007) site collection using C# SharePoint API. Pretty standard stuff. Subsequently, I added a couple of site columns, document libraries, etc. and then a child website ...
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How to change FROM address when workflow is configured in SharePoint 2010

There is a requirement to change FROM address when workflow is configured in Sharepoint 2010 ? By default it is static one and I want to change it so that site owners email adress will go as FROM ...
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Cannot access new App in SharePoint 2013

My problem started as follow: I installed SharePoint 2013 and Visual Studio 2012. When I first try to deploy a SharePoint hosted app I got the following compilation error in visual studio ...
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how to find the master page from MasterPageFile=“~masterurl/default.master”

i am unable to edit the master page in SharePoint designer. i guess these master page are bind with the content page latter during the page load. is there any way to find out the master page so that ...
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Sharepoint Site with Excel Sheet Template for Users to create New Sheets

I am tasked in work with creating a share-point site. Here are my requirements: The main page must allow the user to create a new "File". The file must be an excel sheet template that i will style ...
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How to show organization chart in SharePoint 2010

How to show organization chart for a company in intranet portal without using any third party web part? what is the simplest way to show data correctly?
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Custom List Form works fine in Infopath but gets stuck when deployed

I have a custom list form for whenever I add a new item to a custom list. This form connects to an external sharepoint list that has 3000 records. When you type a client ID it will connect to the ...
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Visual studio 2012 cannot find SharePoint Server 2013

I have installed SharePoint server 2013 on my dev machine and it is working fine when I login as an administrator. and after that I installed Visual studio 2012 professional on the same machine. But ...
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How many processes & RAM I should assign to my SharePoint VM development environment

I have a machine with the following specifications:- 32 GB RAM Core i7 with 8 processes. 670 GB hard disk. Windows 7 professional. Inside the machine I installed VM workstation 9.0 . And I have ...
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Sharepoint 2010 http to https redirection iis 7.5

When i try to access my site using customsite.com it points to port 80 default site. when i put url as https://customsite.com it points to proper port and i could log in to the site. When a user ...
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Which account I should use for defining “Service Account” for SharePoint products and sql server reporting during my TFS instalation

I have installed the following:- SharePoint server 2013. Visual studio professional 2012 Sql server 2008 r2 sp2 And currently I am installing visual studio team foundation server 2012, but during ...
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Access Denied trying to access SharePoint 2013 REST API, User Profile endpoint

I am building a Provider Hosted App for SharePoint 2013 in PHP. I have been successfully able to generate an access token for my user, and remotely access an api for showing all the lists. ...
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SharePoint 2007 Out of the Box Doc Lib Alert/Comment section Problem

I have ran into the following problem and am completely stumped. When I upload a document (this case excel file) to an OOTB SharePoint doc lib there is the option to add a comment. The problem is, ...
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upgrading Web Parts in SharePoint 2010

what is the best approach for upgrading Web Parts in SharePoint 2010? Is AfterDeserialize() method best approach? pl suggest. thanks in advance
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News feed Sharepoint 2013

Cannot submit new posts to a MySites Newsfeed or to a MicroBlog on a Team Site in SharePoint 2013. "SharePoint returned the following error: Unexpected response from server. The status ...
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How to configure Host Distribution Rule for File Shares in SharePoint 2010?

Normally when we create a new Host Distribution Rule it asks for Hostname and Crawl db name. But my requirement is to configure this for File Shares. I cannot find any article to configure Host ...
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There are no SQL Server instances or shared features that can be updated on this computer

I am trying to install SQL server 2008 r2 on Windows server 2008 r2, I have the SQL server installed in an ISO image and the windows server is on a VM workstation, but during the installation I got ...
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Get all SPUser groups?

I have a SPUser and I want to get all the user groups in which the SPUser exists. How can i get all the SPGroups containing the SPUser programatically?. Sample codes and useful links would be very ...
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Which installation option I should use for SQL server 2008 to work with SharePoint 2013

I want to prepare a development environment for SharePoint 2013, so I want to know which SQL server option I should use from the SQL server 2008 installation center , the available options are:- 1.New ...
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Restore SharePoint 2010 Site - Different schema version

I have a backup of a SharePoint site (14.0.6114.xxxx December 2011 CU??) and I tried to restore it to a different farm with version 14.0.6106.xxxx April 2011 CU???. As expected I got the schema ...
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Value of currency type colum is wrongly displayed in workflow email

In my list, I have a column called "Cost" which is a currency type column. When a user creates a new item in the list, I send a workflow email. In that email, I use [%Current Item:Cost%] to pull up ...