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Access all workflow tasks without being assigned to for validation

I have a request approval sequential workflow that has many tasks created upon approval. For each approval, Im using a custom webpart that shows different panels based on the status of the request. ...
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Update list Item returns ErrorCode 0x80004005

I have a sharepoint list with around 75 columns and there are about 1800 records. I am trying to update an item using Update List Item Web Service but it fails showing errorcode : 0x80004005 and ...
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how to display fields in site from content query webpart in sharepoint 2010

Hi I am adding a content query web part in one of my sites and in query property I am setting the required content type and its related property but I want to display the fields in the site from ...
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Restore from Production to Development

I have two different servers with Sharepoint 2010 standard edition setup. I have two different SQL database servers(DEV_Content and PROD_Content) for these two environments. I would like to create ...
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Where are the custom ascx files now (SP2013)

Were are the ascx files used in custom visual webparts in the 15 hive? They used to be in the controltemplates\%project% folder.
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Uploaded documents getting checked out by default in Sharepoint 2010

I am uploading documents to a document library in SharePoint 2010 and I find my documents are checked out even they are not checked out. I have checked for option check out required to NO but even the ...
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How to create 2 level left navigation with code

I need to create a function which will build 2 level left navigation programmatically. Function should take name/title and url. Can some body show me how to create using SPNavigation or any other SP ...
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SharePoint 2013 custom TimerJob gets no results from list but same code as a console program returns results

Can anyone provide any ideas on why the below query returns nothing when inside a custom timer job. But when run from a console program it returns results. Note, both console program and OWSTimer.exe ...
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Relevant materials on how to create a new web application that have community site and integrate with AD

I need to implement a simple web application using SharePoint 2013 server, which mainly contains the following :- A new intranet web application , that uses our company active directory to ...
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SharePoint Designer 2013- Removal of 'Design View'

I am trying to understand the difference between SharePoint Designer 2010 & SharePoint Designer 2013. Found this blog by Asif Rehmani: Click here for the blog. He has explained the differences ...
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Fail to configure SharePoint 2013 with sql server 2008 sp1 r2

I have installed sql server 2008 r2 sp1 and share-point 2013. then i type the following inside the SharePoint 2013 management shell to configure SharePoint to use sql server :- **cmdlet ...
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Sorting problem in document library sharepoint 2010

When sorting by name in a SharePoint 2010 library, numeric results are sorting incorrectly. For instance "122_Test" will sort in front of "13_Test". I know at one point years ago Windows Explorer had ...
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User Information List doesn't match Userinfo Table

we are on sharepoint 2010. When I query the Userinfo table in the content database, there is one user that has tp_deleted = 0 and tp_IsActive = 1 but this user does not show up in the User Information ...
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Site Workflow to Move Files to Different Libraries Based on Document Type

I have 5 libraries in a site, one is a scanning queue library where documents are scanned into the library and then the file is QA'd and moved to the other libraries based on the "Document Type" ...
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QueryEx and Query behavior

I noticed a strange behavior when searching from IE and using the QueryEX/Query functions or the webservice. I always get System.ServiceModel.CommunicationException when I use the webservice to ...
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Community site are they available inside SharePoint foundation 2013

On this link http://www.apps4rent.com/sharepoint-2013-features-comparison.html it is mentioned that community site are avialable inside; SharePoint Foundation 2013, SharePoint Server 2013 Standard ...
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Creating a Calendar inside SharePoint

Does SharePoint 2013 provides any capabilities of having a Calendar inside my Sharepoint 2013 sites , where we can configured things such as events, public holidays, etc. and users can browser the ...
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How to upgrade my SharePoint 2013 trial

I have download SharePoint 2013 since four months ago , I worked on it for one month , then I was involved with other products. Yesterday I tried to login to the central administration but I got the ...
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SharePoint 2013 Discussion board Vs Community Site Vs Community portal

I want to build a Discussion board using SharePoint 2013, I did not work on discussion boards before, but after reading the web I found that there are three main approaches I can follow, either to ...
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Can not login to sharepoint 2013 central administration . TTP Error 503. The service is unavailable

I have downloaded a trail version of SharePoint 2013 , and i configured it and it used to work fine. but after that i was evolved with other projects. and yesterday i tried to access the SharePoint ...
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Creating modal dialog for adding item to list from another page

I'm trying to write web-part for viewing list items. It contains link "add new item". I should create modal dialog for adding item, and it must work from every page. So, I have JS for modal: ...
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While creating folder in sharepoint using C# takes much time

Yesterday I have programmed to create folder in SharePoint 2010 using C#. It's fine that code create folder but the problem is that while creating a folder it takes 5-10 seconds. And i think it's too ...
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Is it possible to have a column in the SharePoint List that allows the user to store a URL of a document that resides in a SharePoint library?

Is it possible to have a column in the SharePoint List that allows the user to store a URL of a document that resides in a SharePoint library? If yes, how will this work? Let’s say that there are ...
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Access SharePoint 2010 List remotely from a WPF Client using Lists Web Service

I recently developed a WPF client application from my local machine to access a SharePoint 2010 List from a remote SharePoint Server. I thought that I should use custom NetworkCredentials object to ...
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How to get the return username using javascript? [duplicate]

I am trying to store the username return by the variable username using the code below, but it seems nothing is returned (Username:undefined pops up), may somebody advise how to make it works? var ...
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How to show global navigation from level2 instead of level1 using SharePoint AspMenu?

I have a site collection with 4 sites under one another. site1 site2 site3 site4 This is how my global navigation looks like. But I want to show it like this i.e. I want to start ...
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How to get all the web application of SharePoint.

How do I get url of all the web application created in SharePoint 2010 with client object model using C#.
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Add-SPSolution Invalid character in the given encoding

having a problem running Add-SPSolution .wsp. get the following error: Invalid character in the given encoding. line ##, position ##. Invalid data. we have 6 dev servers dedicated to sharepoint ...
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Populate Sharepoint list from a web service

Sharepoint / Sharepoint Designer 2007 I have a sharepoint blog site and I need to add a company to each new post. I created a list "Company" and a lookup column in "Posts" that uses the "Company" ...
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How to display drop down menu (top navigation) - trying for many days now

I am trying to display top navigation as drop down menu just like you see in theme "seattle". I created my own theme, then I went to "Design Manager" and then I went to "Snippets". I copied the ...
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Showing separate title for different site when using Managed Metadata for Global Navigation (screenshots)

I am using Managed MetaData Service to display Global Navigation on my site. If you take a look at the following screenshot you will see I have created two labels for both English and Arabic. For ...
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How to make global navigation show drop down menu?

Guys here's my situation. I have a site in English and Arabic (using Variations) as below. English (main site) Arabic (target) I want to create a sub site called "About" with following pages. So ...
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Retention policy and recurrence

I'd like to set up a retention policy in a document library so that the editor of a document recieves an e-mail when the document was not modified within the last year. Then the editor of the document ...
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adding fields in SharePoint 2013 C#

what is the different in adding a field and creating a field ? SPFieldChoice category = (SPFieldChoice)list.Fields.CreateNewField(SPFieldType.Choice.ToString(), Constants.category); or SPFieldText ...
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Just set up Item Level Auditing in SP2010, can see months of audit data

I'm fairly new to SharePoint administration... Up until this point, I've been mostly a front-end guy (custom lists, dashboards, all that jazz) and while I've had occasion to go into Central Admin or ...
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SharePoint 2010 - last modified by who

A few days back, it has come to my attention that a specific site was again modified in SharePoint 2010. A week before i had fixed it so people could use again a webpart. Today i saw it was again ...
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Sahrepoint dialog open event

I have an initiation form for my workflow. The form uses a people/user picker. This picker opens a dialog, in that dialog the div in which list of people appears comes with a small height in Internet ...
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How to add existing user from the current site to a particular group using c#?

I want to use people picker control to list all existing users.Then i want add these users to a particular group. Currently the logic is to specify a new name and the user is getting added to AD. But ...
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Access issue on Sp2013

We are migarting from SP2010 to 2013, We we try to access the access webpart in 2013 we are receiving the following error. "This application was designed in a version of Microsoft Access that is not ...
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Can modify format of Calendar View tasks based on Status?

Can I create a Calendar View that will 'colorize' the entries based on Status field? I have a simple Calendar View on a Task list that I want to make more useful. DETAILED instructions appreciated, ...
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implementation of extra security login for SharePoint 2010

For one banking enterprise there is a separate SharePoint 2010 sales portal. Now company wants to implement extra layer of security by providing another extra login for all contributor to the sales ...
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Search crawl host header site collection

I have two env production and testing. In production env we have a web application called htp://contoso/.which has entry in DNS for contoso. Now we are creating the same in testing environment ...
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Export And Import of Subsites Using PowerShell Script

I am using SharePoint 2013. The problem is as follows: There are two Site Collections in a single Web Application. With the following Paths: /sites/Site1/Subsite1/ & /sites/Site2/Subsite2 Using ...
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CAML query join and sort by column of projected fields

I am trying to execute the following query: query.Query =<Where> <IsNotNull> <FieldRef Name='Product' /> </IsNotNull> </Where> <OrderBy> <FieldRef ...
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Adding a script reference to a SharePoint page [closed]

I tried adding a script reference inside the master page but for some reason the script is not responding.
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How to fetch the People picker values in custom edit form.aspx page

I have customized the sharepoint list Newfor/Editform/dispform.aspx pages with my custom page. Below is the screenshot for the same. In My custom for.aspx page i have 2 Sharepoint people picker ...
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Versioning of WSP package

Can we keep versioning of WSP package? If yes then how? I know only components within WSP can be versioned.... but what will be real answer? Rgds
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Access SAP Netweaver Demo OData

I have SAP Netweaver Developer account and SAP Demo System is providing ODATA Urls to public. The OData Urls are available in the below site http://scn.sap.com/docs/DOC-31221 Note: 1) Basic ...
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SharePoint 2010 Architecture [closed]

If someone ask you in interview over phone "Please explain SharePoint 2010 Architecture?" What will be proper answer to this? I understand that SharePoint 2010 consist of many architecture like ...
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SharePoint 2010 How can I efficiently get all employees to read and Accept on a policy?

How can I efficiently get all employees to read and Accept on a policy? We have certain policies that need to be read and accepted on by ALL employees Need to be able to track who has "Read" the ...