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“Read permission” level will not allow users to see the metadata navigation tree

I have a main publishing site and 5 sub sites, and I define a metadata navigation tree as shown below. But all the users that have the “Read permission” level will not be able to see this tree as ...
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In App Settings for Admins of SharePoint 2013 App

I am working on a SharePoint 2013 app that I wish to deploy in the Market Place. Is it possible to have an admin section of the app to allow the Site Administrators to add custom content ...
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Migration from Moss 2007 to SharePoint 2013

We have an application on Moss 2007 where good amount of customizations are present. Directly we cannot migrate to 2013. what will be best approach for this? What all 3rd party tools are able to ...
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What is the use of base.xml file of sharepoint 2013?

What is the purpose of BASE.xml file located at C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\Web Server Extensions\15\TEMPLATE\XML\BASE.xml
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Syncing Exchange calendar with SharePoint calendar

I have a meeting calendar in Exchange which some users use in their Outlook. I want to sync this calendar in Sharepoint (which again can be used by multiple users) so that any change made in ...
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Added a free app from SharePoint Store and don't know how to remove it

I have followed this msdn link, but it's not what I'm looking for. http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/fp161233.aspx I downloaded an app from the SharePoint Store and now I want to remove this ...
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SharePoint 2013 - “Package failed” error while creating the web parts in vs 2010

I am using SharePoint 2013 server and vs 2010. My SharePoint server present in different server and vs 2010 is another PC. I have created test web part using vs 2010 and build successfully. When I ...
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HP Scanjet Enterprise 8500 fn1 fails when sending scanned document to sharepoint 2010

Please does any one knows why HP Scanjet Enterprise 8500 fn1 scanner fails when sending multiple scanned pages in pdf format like 25pages to SharePoint 2010 but when sending scan pages that is about ...
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SharePoint 2013 Document Management

Does SharePoint 2013 have an OOTB function that removes documents from a specific library based on the time those documents have been stored in this library? Like if i have a document library, this ...
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SharePoint 2010 Site bandwidth Usage

I want to obtain a bandwidth utilization report for a Site Collection. Can any one let me know how I can do this?
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Wrong skilltype in listbox

On page_load, in listBoxDatabase it shows both Programming skills and Database skill, i just want it to provide the "Database" skill. This is my table in SQL: This is my method that provides it ...
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SharePoint 2010 Add new item link disappears with broken inheritance

Hello Stackexchange SharePoint masters :) I've been a long time reader of this marvelous source of information but at long last I could not find a solution to a problem I encountered so I figured it ...
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Filter Calendar view by Title in SharePoint 2010

i want to filter calendar view using title field. Is it possible to filter calendar view without make changes in modify view ?
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cann't add web part to PublishingWebControls:RichHtmlField

I have created a Page Layout based on a custom Content type which inherits from Page Content Type. It contains four Custom Fields and a PublishingWebControls:RichHtmlField for each field. When I try ...
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Error passing XML to Sharepoint Workflow

I am using workflowManager.StartWorkflow to pass the following XML into a standard Approval workflow. <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <dfs:myFields ...
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Sharepoint 2010 - Delete Picture Library

I had picture library on Sharepoint with 500MB of images. I have deleted it from site and farm level also. But data still rely on SQL DB. I have daily backups on server. Before uploading images daily ...
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issue with Excel Services in SP2010

I have created a Excel and enabled the connection to external sQL database through Secure store service and created the odc file . When i open the excel in sharepoint it refreshes the data and it is ...
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SAML authentication not working properly for the roles

I am facing an issue regarding the authentication in SP 2010. The scenario is below: WindowsTokenLifetime, FormsTokenLifetime and ServiceTokenLifetime are set to 365 days. Login with the user on ...
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after add content database, I can't see the document library

Thanks, I had to reinstall my Sharepoint 3.0, after creating Web Application, I attach or adding the content database ( the actual size is: 270Gb ), but then I can not see the any of my Document ...
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The old name of domain group shows up always

We granted permissions to group1 on a site collection. After a while we created a new OU on AD and moved group1 to this OU and renamed the group to group1New. However we still get the old name of the ...
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SPListItem.Update() not firing ItemUpdating

I'm updating item in SPListItemCollection using SPListItem.Upadte() but my event receiver is not receiving ItemUpdating/ItemUpdated events (breakpoints are not hit on either handlers). Sample code ...
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How to determine SharePoint 2010 Licensing needs for development and deployment?

Need to know if we have different licenses available for SharePoint development and actual application deployment for clients to use. For developement can I use MSDN license? For deployment for ...
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Central Admin CSS is messed up after upgrade to SharePoint 2010

I have just finished upgrading to SharePoint 2010 but my central admin doesnt have any pictures. It looks like the CSS is messed up. Any ideas? Many thanks
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Convert Page to PersonalWebPartPage

I've a strange question for you. I have to fix bugs in the another's code (webpart for sharepoint 2010). So in the code there is a line with the code below: var s = ...
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SQL Server 2008 Installation on SP 2010

I'm installing SP 2010 on Virtual Machine Windows Server 2008 R2. My Question: Is it necessary to install SQL Server 2008 (or R2) before installing Sharepoint Server 2010? Plus, when installing SQL ...
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Overriding Tree View Data Source in v4.master

I am implementing some custom navigation providers for SharePoint 2010, and have successfully overridden the data source for the Top Navigation and Quick Launch providers using the delegate provided ...
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SPLongProcess never redirects to the destination page and hanging on the processing page forever

I got the following code below , it starts a long running process , once the processing completes it will redirects to another page using EndScript().However,SPLongProcess never redirects to the ...
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Why is the SearchBoxEx scopes drop-down displaying duplicates?

We have a SearchBoxEx control defined as follows: <SPSWC:SearchBoxEx SearchResultPageURL="/Pages/SearchResults.aspx" id="searchControl" RegisterStyles="false" ...
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Regarding User Account Password Expired

I got the following error "There was an error encrypting or decrypting credentials. Either a credential update is currently being performed, or you must update the farm account credentials on ...
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“Unknown error when attempting to lock file.”

I have user when he opens a document from a document library, the document opens in Microsoft Word 2007, when clicks on the 'Edit Document' button he gets the error message "Unknown error when ...
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Enterprise Keywords not saving in a list

I've got 2 site collections. Within 1 site collection, I'm able to add keywords to list items. But I go over to the other site collection list, I can see the keywords and select the keyword, but ...
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How to persist the PeopleEditor value in sharepoint 2007

My requirement is based on the entered people editor value, i will show the details in the radgrid. here my problem is after clicked the button radgrid details and all coming perfect, but the people ...
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Find similar/related documents (pages) using SP Search/FAST SP Search (2010)

I've previously used the MoreLikeThis (javadoc) feature in Solr and I'm trying to find out of the same capability is available in SP Server Search or FAST SP Search. If you haven't used ...
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Restore Sharepoint 2007 from backup files on fresh installations

I want to restore SharePoint 2007 from backup files (taken through Central Administration Site) with fresh installations of database and application server. Is it possible or not?? Regards Madiha
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Can i create a security group with the proper permissions and have farm account run only as a service account?

On my SP 2007 environment I been trying to have my administrators not use the farm adm account for their administration and use their own credentials. So we started by creating a security group with ...
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Dispose Explicitly Called on SPLimitedWebPartManager.Web // SPDisposeCheck error

I have used SPDisposeCheck command line utility on following code and it gives comments as "Dispose Explicitly Called on SPLimitedWebPartManager.Web". I carefully analyse my code for any ...
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Problem when using a codeplex solution: SharePoint 2013 FBA Pack

I could successfully deploy a codeplex solution allowing the management of SQL users for a web application where Form-based authentication has been activated (https://sharepoint2013fba.codeplex.com/), ...
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How to exclude Local SharePoint Site results from Enterprise Search Center?

We're currently using our Enterprise Search Center to search several file shares. We'd like to be able to add the capability for users to search their site collections for any files that are on that ...
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Set-SPEnterpriseSearchTopology : Topology activation failed during attemt to fix degraded index

Im trying to fix a degraded index, using the script from this post. How do I fix a degraded SharePoint 2013 index partition when there is only one of them? But the last line ...
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Email Count of SharePoint 2013 Survey Responses

Business Case: Surveys are sent out for each new KB my team builds and they are live anywhere from 2-4 weeks. The business has requested that each week a survey is live, an email be sent out that ...
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How to limit breadcrumb trail to parts after variation level in sharepoint 2013?

In my SP2013, I have the structured global navigation showing (breadcrumbs), however its showing too much info, specifically the top levels. Basically my site collection display name is Root, then the ...
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displayform: Show columns from multiple list joined on ID as key

I want to display a list item with columns from other lists also joined on a id column as a key.
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c# sharepoint 2013 client object model list item attachment update Error: version conflict

my requirement is i need to update the list item values and if list item contains attachments i need to override with the attachments, delete unused attachments from list item. when i am trying to ...
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Info-Path buttons grey out or hide automatically when not needed

I created a infopath form that is divided into views and put some buttons to switch the views. I want the last two buttons will only work during a month of August and December. And rest of the time, ...
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Calculation in Info-path Repetitive section

Using SharePoint Online with InfoPath 2013 I have a field named "Marks" in a repetitive section. I want that when user add repetitive section and put the data in Marks field, a condition will apply ...
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How to make Work Management Service syncing using hints

Work Management Service (WMS) uses hints to sync tasks. As a fallback WMS uses search (every 3 hours) to find tasks. My newly assigned tasks are available in my aggegrated task list on me personal ...
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How do I prevent someone from sharing a document

If I have a user who has access to library A and library A is restricted to security group A can I make an assumption that this user can not share this document to someone in security group B by ...
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SQL Server Reporting Services Service Application Encryption Error

I'm trying to create a new SQL Server Reporting Services Service Application, I go in and set all my settings and the application creates just fine. But when I click on the service application i ...
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Set User as audience of Navigation Link

Is it possible to add single users as an audience to a navigation link? From everything that I've been able to find on the subject, this doesn't seem possible. Right now I have a rule for one of my ...
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Access Denied for anonymous users - Sharepoint 2010 - ComException 0x810200ce

When anonymous users try to access sites in our main SharePoint site collection they are presented with the following error message: Some notes: a) We have Output Cache enabled on the site ...