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AD security groups renamed. PeoplePicker in Sharepoint 2010 still shows old values

Sharepoint 2010. Our IT guys have recently renamed many Active Directory security groups, however PeoplePicker appears to now display both the old name and new name in results. I assume the new name ...
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Kicking off a workflow with an event handler on an anonymously submitted list item

I have a form that allows anonymous users to submit parking requests. I have an approval workflow set up but it won't start because anonymous users don't have permission to do so. Would an event ...
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Creating a drop down list with all US universities

Is this possible? I'd like to pull from a master list of universities and colleges either maintained locally in sharepoint or somewhere online (I found this). The idea is to keep users from typing in ...
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Event Reciever Sharepoint 2010(when the calling fails)

I am working on a share-point 2010 custom list event receiver(item adding, item updating,item added), once in a while i will notice that when i create a new item, it seems like the event receiver wont ...
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Event Reciever Custom Error Message Page Sharepoint List 2010

I am working on creating event receiver on a specific custom list using visual studio 2010. Below is the screenshot of the error message set on properties. ErrorMessage I'm interested in knowing ...
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Cannot access protected member 'Microsoft.SharePoint.MobileControls.SPMobilePage.strReturnUrl'

I get this on my Sharepoint portal when accessing it from my iPhone. Cannot access protected member 'Microsoft.SharePoint.MobileControls.SPMobilePage.strReturnUrl' It is being caused by the ...
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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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How to dynamically generate Business Connectivity Services

We are trying to deploy a Business Connectivity Services(BCS) Model solution where the properties in the model depend on the structure of the data exposed by a web service. Ideally the BCS Model ...
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block unauthorised users from completing task in sharepoint 2010 custom workflow

This is a sharepoint 2010 custom approval workflow... I am preventing unauthorised person from approving a task. The while activity checks for a flag (_isStateChanged). The flag is set to true ...
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Dropdown lookupcoloumn in sharepoint list form (newform.aspx)2010

I have a dropdown lookupfield in newform.aspx sharepoint form...unlike choice dropdown the lookupdropdown is 'input' field and not 'select'.. so i raise an onchange event using jquery ...
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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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updating item from an external list

I'm trying to update an item in my external list i'm using BCS and LINQ to query. That's my Update method : public static void Update(Customer customer, int parameter) { ...
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Content Type dropdown in a custom list edit form

I have two content types created A and B. I have a list definition where I placed those content types. Using SPD 2010, I created a custom list edit form and as you know, SPD 2010 will ask you to bind ...
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read Richtext box in sharepoint 2010 visual webpart

From an answer from earlier post to get the first two lines in a rich textbox in sharepoint 2010 in a visual webpart i m using var firstTwoLines = String.Join("\n", ...
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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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individual rating counts for a custom SharePoint list

I have a requirement to read the individual rating counts on for each of the sharepoint list item. Ex: 1 star - count 32 2 star - count 23 ... 5 star - count 2 Currently I'm using ...
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RichText Box in sharepoint 2010 visual webpart

I have a rich text box in share point 2010 visual web part...i want to get only first 2 lines of the rich text box..any suggestions? i tried getting the line by using cRichtextbox.Lines but it throws ...
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Creating Test instance of production SP 2010

I am lost as I am reading whole bunch of ways to do this. I don't want to go through activating Sharepoint and windows. Current Production SP farm on VM (2 WFE, 1 App/index/CA server, 1 SQL). What ...
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How to center TopNavigation - Master Pages

I am working on a project and one of my tasks is to create custom master page. I have a master page in place already - Thanks to me! One question: How do I center align Top Navigation? Many thanks, ...
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Incorrect authentication method when using Outlook integration

We have a SharePoint web application with both ADFS 2.0 and NTLM authentication methods enabled. Users have connected SharePoint calendars to Outlook and the integration almost works perfectly. They ...
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dropdown box(sharepoint form field) validation sharepoint 2010

I have a sharepoint form field(look up field), a dropdown box in a list...below is the screen shot when i type into it it finds the name.. but when i type a text which is not present in the drop ...
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How to get user profile property value when privacy for property set to “Private” (only me)

I have a property in the user profile. This property has privacy settings equal to "Private" (or "Only Me" if working through UI). It means that value for this property will be shown only to you or ...
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Sending an email using sharepoint object model sharepoint 2010

i have been working on generating email in an event receiver using share point object model..i used the sputility.sendemail method..2 things are necessary in the email(email from and HTML body)..so i ...
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How can I Make a Dropdown box in a Form Field Conditionally Read-only/locked?

I have a drop down box form field (with values level1,level2) in SharePoint list. How can I lock the drop down box selection in the edit form.aspx whenever the condition is level2?
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SPSite.Usage.Storage And SPSite.StorageManagementInformation Are Returning Different Values

When every I use SPSite.Usage.Storage and I use SPSite.StorageManagementInformation with to retrieve all the documents for the Site Collection then I sum the sizes of all the documents then I get a ...
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How to create a content source of type “web” with the option “Only crawl within the server of each start address” via powershell

I have a requirement to create a content source of type "web" with the option "Only crawl within the server of each start address" via powershell. I am trying the below command : ...
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Reading values of AverageRating & Number of Ratings in code behind of application page in sharepoint 2010

I'm working on rating feature for our SharePoint application. I have a custom list something like below: ex. UserId -- Title -- JobId -- Rating(0-5) -- Number of Ratings UserId & JobId together ...
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InfoPath 2010 Form / SharePoint 2010 List

I've been given an interesting project where I need to have a set of 3 forms as a readiness checklist for a software go-live event. I have approximately 200 offices that need to fill out forms of ...
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.wsp Package deployed on the server

i have developed a .wsp package and i got the access to the server(application server) to deploy it.. when i deployed the package and i try to access the site i was getting the error Service ...
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Item added or item edited Sharepoint 2010 event receiver

I am working on Sharepoint list form with 10 fields. The first time when I add the new item I fill in 8 values and id is generated. Next time I edit the form I fill in the one of the two remaining ...
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Multiple ADs with 2 way trust not working in SP Org Browser

We run SP 2010. We have multiple AD domains in the enterprise due to mergers and acquisitions. We now have managers and employees under the manager working in different domains. Is there a solution ...
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Unable to debug in an event receiver sharepoint 2010

When i debug in the event reciever(item adding) as soon as it reached the if condition i get the following error unable to automatically step into the server.The remote procedure could not be ...
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Add Users of Sql Table in FBA

Hi all, My client is using PHP site and now he is migrating to SharePoint 2010. In the PHP site my client have up to 10000 members and my client uses MySQL as back-end for the PHP site. I have ...
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How to Automate or Move (Silverlight) xap file to 14 hive ClientBin

I am using silverlight project in sharepoint 2010.I have an requirement of using WSP builder project only for building the soultion and I have configured the layout structure as shown below. In the ...
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Logged in user name in SharePoint 2010

I am trying to retrieve the display name('firstname lastname') of a user who logs in the SharePoint site. When I log into my SharePoint site I could see at the top right --'domain/user name'. So when ...
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Changes not reflecting in WebPart

In sharepoint2010 I am using a webpart and custom toolpart[]. The following code is for toolpart array public override Microsoft.SharePoint.WebPartPages.ToolPart[] GetToolParts() { ...
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Couldn't find 'Rating Settings' under 'General Settings' in List Settings page

I have to implement rating like the steps here. But the problem is that I couldn't find 'Rating Settings' under 'General Settings' in List Settings page. I tried this to configure in central admin ...
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Rich Text Box in sharepoint 2010

I have a custom web part which is has a rich text box. When I add any text, tables, images, etc, they get saved in the list column with the data type rich text box. So when we have couple of ...
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Replacing the default listforms with custom.aspx pages SharePoint 2010

I have heard that we can replace the list forms (newform.aspx, dispform.aspx, editform.aspx) with custom.aspx pages SharePoint 2010 which have aspx controls instead of SharePoint form fields. Are ...
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Deploying Event Reciever on the production environment

I want to deploy the event receiver created in SharePoint 2010 to the production environment. This is a farm solution, but I have a question regarding the deployment in the production environment. ...
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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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Infopath 2010 SharePoint 2010: Cascading Dropdowns

I'm looking for a solution of the following question. I have a mainlist with information about people. List: Name -- OrgaLevel1 -- OrgaLevel2 Wilson -- ... -- ... I have also a list with the ...
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Restore the newform.aspx to its earlier version SharePoint list 2010

I am customizing the newform.aspx, and now when I try to add another text-box SharePoint field and try to change the type to form field, the form field option don't appear in the drop down box. I ...
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Retrieving the values from the list view SharePoint 2010 using object model

I have a list (tick_gen) which has a view called "tick_dView" this view just has one row. How can I fetch the value of "Tick_id" column using SharePoint object model?
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Creating a view in SharePoint 2010

I have a ticketlist which has ticket_id for 2 different locations, tickd1,tickd2,tickd3,tickd4 for Dallas ticka1,ticka2,ticka3,ticka4 for Atlanta Now I am trying to create 2 views, one for ...
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Changing the <title> display in a Enterprise Wiki Publishing Site

I'm trying to change the way a <title> displays. Currently it just displays the page name in most cases "Home". What I would like it to look like is "Site Collection Name - Page Name" It seems ...
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How to verify that AD Groups synched using User Profile Service

Our AD administrator has just set up about 10 AD groups that I want to synch with the User Profile Service for SP 2010. Seems like the synch runs fine without error but now I am having trouble ...
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Enterprise CALs

In my SharePoint I see that I have the Enterprise webparts such as chart, status list etc (http://www.sharepointconfig.com/2010/06/sharepoint-2010-web-parts-by-license-type/). Does me having this ...
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Error exporting the site field named “Parent Level”

I am trying to save a site as a template. During this process it throws an error "Error exporting the site field named "Parent Level". Am I doing anything wrong? Kind Regards, Sepaka
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New document opened from content type path, need to save to document library directly

We have a requirement of saving the document open from a custom menu into the document library as the way it behaves when we open a document from the outofbox 'New menu' in a document library. When ...