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migration sharepoint 2010 to sharepoint 2013 [duplicate]

I'm stuck migrate my application in sharepoint 2010 to sharepoint 2013. Because SPEmailEventReceiver. i'm deploy wsp sharepoint 2010 to sharepoint 2013 success. but i'm testing email eventreceiver ...
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SPEmailEventReceiver in sharepoint 2013

I'm stuck in use of SPEmailEventReceiver in sharepoint 2013. this my code: public class EREmail : SPEmailEventReceiver // this error because namespace can't found { public override void ...
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When creating a web part project, is it true that we have to add it as safe control?

When we are creating new webparts when is it that we have to add safe controls to package or web.config. I am confused on this topic.. Pls guide. 1) Where does the webpart (farm solution) go when ...
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Infopath repeating table and SPS2010

I have an InfoPath SharePoint Form Library which consists of ample of views that each form uses repeating table as well as SharePoint 2010. In InfoPath form, I created a Report view which retrieves ...
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How to define scriptmanager timeout property in custom master page

I have a custom master page. When you create a custom master page then another page with similar name is automatically created by SharePoint. For e.g. my master page name was mymaster.html so ...
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What is the significance of the Assembly Deployment Target and Feature Scope? [duplicate]

We have created a project as Farm Solution (not sandbox). Under project properties we can see an option for Assembly Deployment Target : GAC or WebApplication. I know that GAC will deploy the dll to ...
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Two SharePoint server Farms using different configuration databases with same content DB's

I am having strange problem while cloning the environments for SharePoint 2007 farm. We cloned the WFE and DB servers with different names. When the configuration wizard has run pointing to the new DB ...
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Getting user job title from a Sharepoint list through active directory

I have a SharePoint list and i want to get the user's job title (created by) from AD. Is there any easy way to find it. I been able to retrieve user email address. but now need to find the job title ...
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Uncheck the checkbox by default

I am adding a new Item in SharePoint Tasks. But whenever I add, I see the first Item(named "Select") is checked by default. Is there anyway to not let this happen? Thank You
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Explorer view not working - SharePoint 2013

Navigate to a document library with 20 documents. Click "Explorer View" on the document library web part and nothing happens. The screen goes blank as if it were trying to load but windows explorer ...
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Sharepoint 2010 / Chart Web Parts showing incorrect values

I have a Chart Web Part on my site that is reading a count of data in an excel sheet. Currently the sheet is uploaded to my Sharepoint Site and I can see that the correct values are being picked up ...
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Need to get only items which have never checkdin

I am using this code to get ownership of the list items which are never checkedin, this works great. I need to get the items which have no version history. How do I specify in my Caml Query please? ...
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From where i can define the incomming email address for a list

i am using SharePoint 2013 , and i added a new announcement list, then i configured the list to accept emails. but i can not understand from where i can define the announcement list email address ? ...
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Custom Timer job does not show up under Job Definitions when installed via PowerShell

We have created a custom timer job in VS2012 farm project. The scope is set to Site level and the project is deployed at GAC. Using VS2012, we can deploy the project and see it come up in the Job ...
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Look values for email should not show other email id's sharepoint desginer workflow

I need to send email to 2 users in a lookup column in a row. But i dont want both email ids to display for both users when they open the email. How to do this using SharePoint designer workflows? A ...
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Check an Admin account only using Javascript?

Could anyone suggest a way to use Javascript to check whether or not the logged in user to a SharePoint site is Admin? We need to hide some of the SharePoint's MasterPage ContentPlaceHolders if the ...
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How to copy data form one list to another using designer workflows 2010?

I have two list named "Trial" and "Recruit". In "Trial" list i have a column named " Candidate" which is a lookup from other list. Once some user email id is added in " Candidate: column items shoud ...
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Unit Testing Of SharePoint Custom Code with Emulator

I am trying to test my Sharepoint custom code, using Microsoft.SharePoint.Emulator with VS2012 Premium ( because I have MSDN Premium subscription) I know its officially comes with VS Ultimate ...
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Cache problems when developing masterpages

Sharepoint 2013 I am using Sharepoint Designer 2013 when editing my masterpages. However, there are times that after saving, checking in and publishing changes, it just won't reflect on the browser. ...
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How to create a form in infopath hosted in sharepoint

I am looking to create a form in infopath which I will be hosting in SharePoint which in turn will be accessed by the user using a browser. Once the user fills out the form and submits, I want to grab ...
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Add image to blank page layout that will be an active hyperlink and have text to the right of it.

I need to create something like this and can't seem to do it. It's driving me crazy. I've got a blank page layout and all I want to do is add an image (that when clicked on works as a hyperlink) ...
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Injecting dynamic list content into an alert template email

I have tried, and successfully failed, to determine a way to inject the emailed item's value from a universal custom column into the default alert emails generated by SharePoint, in both the subject ...
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warnings in The SharePoint Health Analyzer

I have some warnings in The SharePoint Health Analyzer. I have seek high and low but on Google. Some solutions suggest to ignore the warnings. Other come with some solutions based on Visual Studio and ...
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How to find out which account is changing the site collection locks and quotas

Folks, Need your valuable suggestion on my Sharepoint 2010 site quotas and lock issue. Not sure how the site collection changing from "No Lock" status to "Read Only", How to audit or find out. ...
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How to check if a page is eligible for personalization

As we have "Personalize this page" for publishing site webpart pages. I am sure this is feature is not available for all the publishing site page. What is the criteria behond this. From code, how ...
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Creating two web applications under different host headers

I am reading a material about SharePoint 2013; “2013 A Core Solutions of Microsoft® SharePoint® Server 2013”. And on one of the examples they want to create two web applications representing two ...
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How to prevent users from editing the items Assigned To other users?

We have SharePoint group: HR. We have a list with one of the columns as Assigned To and this list is displayed to users via a list view web part by filtering Assigned To=[Me]. The list has unique ...
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How to prevent users from accessing list defaultview via url?

In order to prevent users from being able to see all items of a list, we are displaying list via a list view webpart with filter as ColumnName=[Me]. However, users can access the list via the URL and ...
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Is it possible to use Client Object Model in the application page present under layouts folder by editing the aspx?

is it possible to use Client Object Model in the application page (say in the head tag) present under layouts folder(example:xlviewer.aspx)?, to fetch the current logged-in username. OR do we have to ...
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What is the best practice to deploy the SharePoint site from test to production environment?

We are beginning to start a new SharePoint 2010 and 2013 development projects, soon developing new features, lists, workflows, customizations to the SharePoint site, customization to list forms and ...
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How to create setup for Sharepoint 2010 web application

I have patch 1 until 3. To do the installation for each solution package may take a long time which is it is needed a long step. So, is there any solution or tools that I can simplify the ...
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InfoPath 2013 / SharePoint 2013

I have a problem with a customized Workflow Task Form. It generates the following error: "The amount of data that was returned by a data connection has exceeded the maximum limit that was configured ...
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Preventing Duplicate Categories For A SharePoint 2010 Blog

Background info: I currently work with two blogs in SharePoint 2010. For both blogs, we do a bit of ghost blogging (writing on behalf of executives, etc.), which is accomplished by clicking “Compose a ...
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Defining Zones Vs. Defining alternate access mapping Vs. defining host header

What are the major differences between defining Zones (intranet, extranet, etc) AND defining alternate access mapping and defining Host headers. Are these functions aim to provide the same ...
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How to clear WSS_UsageApplication content?

We've been using Sharepoint 2013. My question / problem is : The database is about 35 Gb and a shrink db on an SQL level didnt help. How to clear WSS_UsageApplication content?
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the remote server return an error : 500 internal server error context.executequery()

I try to connect to another farm in intense to manipulate an SPList on SharePoint 2007: The following code returns : the remote server return an error : 500 Internal server error using ...
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Logical Architecture of SharePoint

I have a requirement to implement an Enterprise portal in SP 2013. The total number of users are 5000 and out of this 5K users, 500 are concurrent users. they will access my site and perform ...
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How to install CU in SharePoint 2010?

I have a SharePoint server with the following build version, Version : 14.0.4763.1000. Under Manage Patch Status I can find the following products with the same above mentioned version, Microsoft ...
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Users photo not shown in mysite Sharepoint 2010

I am having a huge problem with importing users photo into mysite in Sharepoint 2010. I have SharePoint 2010 standard edition installed. All users were imported into mysite and we could see all users ...
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InfoPath is Dead

As per this Microsoft blog article, InfoPath is retiring. It will not be available in the next version of SharePoint. I am in the middle of setting up a Forms Solution architecture for a company and ...
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Issue with managed meta data navigation not displaying for some users

All domain users have read permissions for the main site collection which is www.example.com. If users type in "www.example.com" they can see the main page and the full managed metadata navigation ...
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Blog Post Read More

I'm using SharePoint 2013. In our blog post we often use allot of images and text so the current layout just doesn't work. I'm looking for a way to display a link to a read more page.
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User Group or Role based on logged in user at Client side script

How to get the user groups or roles for the current logged in user? I need to find this from the javascript/jquery. Is it possible ? I may get the current logged in user id from ...
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Upload user profile images from desktop to sharepoint using a windows service

All, I was so glad to find this community. I am sharepoint newbie and just started working on Sharepoint 2013. My task is to upload and set user profile images which are saved in a local disk (share ...
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System.IO.DirectoryNotFoundException: <nativehr>0x80070003</nativehr><nativestack></nativestack>

I'm working on a sharepoint server. It was SP2010+SQL2008 R2. I migrated it to SP2013 + SQL2012. Everything worked fine for days. I keep working on it. Then, I find that there is ONE webapp having ...
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How to Set an Application Page as a default landing page in SharePoint 2013 web site

I want to set an Application Page(the page inside _layouts folder) as default landing page in SharePoint 2013 web application. Is it possible to set application page as a default landing page? If ...
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SharePoint 2010 list workflow with form action button

I have an edit item form on a list in SharePoint Designer 2010 and I want to run a specific list workflow (not site workflow) when clicked this button. How can I do this? If this is not possible, how ...
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How to create a calculated field using visual studio?

I want to modify the column name of "Created" date. Since this is not possible directly, I want to create a site column and set the "Created" field to this column. This site column can be added to my ...
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Resource file return no value

I have 2 labels and a Radiobuttonlist i.e Arabic and english. When user select Arabic,arabic text must be displayed in label and vice versa. I had created a sandbox project in sharepoint and added ...
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code for redirecting to a page from a link in excel

I have an application where all my list data is getting exproted to excel. In excel there is a link in a column. On clicking that link it should redirect to a page form excel. Require c# code for that ...