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Are there operations affected by installing PowerShell v3 with SharePoint 2010?

We currently run SharePoint 2010 Enterprise in our production environment and are looking at updated our build and deploy framework that is written in PowerShell. It would be nice to take advantage ...
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Autoincrement a field based on ID

So I'm trying to autoincrement a field on a list item. First i tried using a calculated value field "=[ID]" which works the first time, but after saving a new item to the list the "[]" are gone and, ...
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How to get specific fields in json response from REST api of sharepoint 2010?

I have used angularjs to query for data through listData.svc. A json response is returned. May someone suggest how to get the value of a specific field with javascript?
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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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Sharepoint List Questions

I have successfully created a list that allows users to add new items to the list. Can I allow users to attach an image to a list and then when this list is viewed, the image is embedded? - I see i ...
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SharePoint 2013 RESTful calls returning 404 not found

Using the Get started with the SharePoint 2013 REST service, I am trying to access the following internal SharePoint site: http://mycs.nce.dirc.aon/sites/SuperSecret/default.aspx I have tried sending ...
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Getting the error “$Resources:core,ImportErrorMessage;” in share-point 2013

I am new to SharePoint 2013. I have create a visual web part in vs 2013. I have deployed and try to add the .webpart to my SharePoint 2013 team site. When I try to add the .webpart then I am getting ...
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The Managed Metadata Service or Connection is currently not available

I have created a Enterprise Wiki site collection , then i tried to define a term store for it, but when I go to ---> Site Settings----> Term Store Management. I got the following error:- The ...
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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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How to exclude users from view access?

We have a SharePoint 2007 site that is viewable by "All Authenticated Users". As part of company policy, when an employee is terminated or leaves, we modify their active directory account to remain ...
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How to create excel file from existing excel file in SharePoint 2010

I will have a master excel file stored in one of the SP list. On the button click I have to create new excel file by reading master template and need to modify some cells and store new file in ...
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Programmatically add item to sharepoint list from window application

How to add item to SharePoint list from window application using claim based authentication ? it gives 401 forbidden error. user is authenticated from ADFS server.
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Sharepoint 2013 Restrict user to access _layout pages

I have created site in SharePoint 2010 and SharePoint 2013. I want to restrict login user to access _layouts pages like view all site content etc.. In SharePoint 2010 I have activated view form pages ...
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Cannot get started with learning SharePoint 2013

I am new to SharePoint in general and I am going to start a new SharePoint 2013 project. I have registered with plursight training and I have attended some online sessions with them in addition I have ...
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Move document from “my” site to public library in Sharepoint 2013

I'm actually testing Sharepoint 2013, primarily for document management and sharing with colleagues. When working on a file (e.g. word), I'd like to keep it private until it's ready for public use. ...
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Should I wait for SharePoint 2013 or I should go with SharePoint 2010 [closed]

I want to build a new SharePoint system for my organization (internal system) and I read a lot of articles that version 2013 offers some features that worth to have especially when building Apps. But ...
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SharePoint 2010: Connect to external database

I am in the process of writing a service application that will (or should depending on how this goes) allow users to perform CRUD operations on an external database. The database only has two tables, ...
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Show hidden textbox and label after dropdownlist selectedindex changed

C# code: protected void DropDownListDB_SelectedIndexChanged(object sender, EventArgs e) { if (DropDownListDB.SelectedValue == "Other") { LabelIfOtherDb.Visible = ...
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Error when creating new site collection

When I create new site collection following error occurs "The URL '/sites/xyz' is invalid. It may refer to a nonexistent file or folder, or refer to a valid file or folder that is not in the current ...
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Content slider to show latest announcements, SP 2013?

I am looking for how to create a rotating slider that will display my latest announcements with title, excerpt and an image. Looking at this project: Content rotator for SharePoint lists it seems ...
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Custom list definition using OOB Site column causing problem

I have a custom list definition where i want to use the OOB URL site column plus a site column that i created in another list definition. When i do it and try to display the All Items view it says it ...
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How to get all SharePoint Web Applications in the Central Administration Page from code behind

How can I have the list of all existing SharePoint Web Applications and their site collections from code behind .
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Textbox when Other option selected from combobox

I wonder if it is possible (OOTB) in a combobox column, when other option selected, a textbox is displayed and user enters custom text.
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SharePoint 2013 Development Book Recommendations

I think the title is explanatory enough:) What are the best books for development in SharePoint 2013? These advices will be helpful for those will not attend any SharePoint 2013 development training.
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How to synchronize Google Calender and SharePoint Calender ?

I am using SharePoint 2010 and I wants to create web part that synchronize My Google Calender and SharePoint Calender in both way Google to SharePoint and SharePoint to Google. I need to create a ...
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setting security for listitem programatically

how to set security for listitem programatically? My Requirements as follows: In list , while adding item to it. I have two radio buttons.(i)view by every one (ii) view only by me...if i select 'view ...
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Cloning a SharePoint Server 2010 (Virtual Machine) production box?

Here is the long and short: Goal: To clone a SharepointProd VM retaining all the webapps and sites in order to debug a custom solution. We have two virtual machines: spTest and spProd. spTest is ...
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How to do Search Engine Optimization in SharePoint Internet Site?

I am creating a SharePoint 2010 web site and want to launch it as an Internet website. Now I want to do SEO (Search Engine Optimization) of my SharePoint Site. Does anybody know how to do SEO (Search ...
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SharePoint 2010 RunWithElevatedPrivileges() Throws Exception

I am trying to update a list item using: SPSecurity.RunWithElevatedPrivileges(delegate() { ... item.update();**// this line works** list.update();**//// exception thrown on this ...
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How to show items from only two libraries with Content Query Webpart

Salvete! I have two document libraries, and want to display the contents of both libraries in one view. Can I do this with the Content Query Webpart? Is there a way to make it display in the same ...
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updating taxonomy

My question is. the users searches for items based on taxonomy field. suppose you have a MMS Field with name "departement" which can get value (IT, economy, ...). after a while the client wants to ...
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The attribute 'autoeventwireup' is not allowed in this page in sharepoint

I had two FARMS. QA and PROD. Both are identical. 2 WFE / 2 APPSERVERS / 1 SQL BACKEND. When (in QA) I browse an .aspx page it returns this error: The attribute 'autoeventwireup' is not allowed ...
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SharePoint 2010 - SharePoint Timer Service (OWSTimer.exe) crashes every 15 minutes

I've got a SharePoint 2010 environment. For some unknown reason the SharePoint Timer service keeps crashing. My Event viewer shows the following event: Fault bucket , type 0 Event Name: CLR20r3 ...
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Backing up all sharepoint web applications?

I have a sharepoint farm hooked to a named instance of SQL2008. I have a web application (it is also extended to another web app) that I would like to back up. Here is what I am trying to achieve: I ...
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Why does my browser render apostrophe's as question marks, spaces as “nbsp” and other characters with HTML tags?

An example of my problem is at http://techfests.com/NWA/2012/Tracks/Cloud/default.aspx. Notice how the word "Microsoft's" is rendered as "Microsoft?s". I input this in the Text Editor on the web ...
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What benefits do I get by upgrading to SQL Server 2012 Enterprise?

With SharePoint Server 2010 Enterprise edition, what additional benefits do I get using SQL Server 2012 Enterprise edition as opposed to SQL Server 2008 R2 Enterprise edition?
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Setting up the “Search this Site” functionality in Mysites?

I have been able to configure "find people" on the top of the mysites page by setting it to people search results of the enterprise search center in "Setup MySites" settings from CA. However I cant ...
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Save button does not work on Modal Dialog while adding a calendar item?

The save button (top and bottom) does not work on the add new calendar event modal dialog. Surprisingly it seems to work fine in chrome and firefox but not IE. Once I remove my custom branding ...
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Consolidate document libraries into one document library SharePoint 2010

we have around 10 document libraries, is there a way to convert this 10 document libraries into folders and put them inside a document library.
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Unable to open infopath forms when migrated from MOSS 2007 to sharepoint 2010

We have migrated MOSS 2007 site to Sharepoint 2010. It consists of Infopath form library. We are able to migrate all versions of the document. New version opens in Infopath 2010 form , but older ...
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An example of databinding the repeater control?

I am trying to develop a custom visual web part to display the latest 5 announcements with the images that are attached from the OOTB announcement lsit.I have a repeater control with an Item Template ...
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Sharepoint 2010 event reciever item adding

is it possible to retrieve the "Modified" date column in item adding event reciever?
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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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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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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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Migrating a date field date created to SharePoint's Created

Can we migrate a date field called date created from lotus notes to SharePoint "Created" date field (which is a readonly field)?
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How to loopthrough all webparts inside a page layout

I have a requirement where I have to loop through all the web parts in my page layout whether they are in WebPartZone or not and render only the webpart instead of rendering webpart zone. I am able ...
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SharePoint InputFormTextBox saving values to sharepoint list

I am using a input form text box here is the tag </asp:Label><SharePoint:InputFormTextBox runat="server" ID="respRichTextBox" ValidationGroup="CreateCase" Rows="10" RichText="true" ...
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Is there a downside to deleting Previous Versions of Sharepoint 2010 List workflows?

I have many workflows with (Previous Version: 1/1/2015... ) etc. Is there a downside to deleting these previous versions? I read this post by Nik Patel: link where he says: You can’t manage (or ...
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How to request multiple properties in Sharepoint 2013 restful api?

In sharepoint 2013 resful api, I am using this mysite/_api/sp.userprofiles.peoplemanager/getuserprofilepropertyfor(accountname=@v, propertyname='testprop1')?@v='aq/hello' to get custom user ...