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Email notification to the site administrator when new SharePoint group is created

How can I send an Email notification to the site administrator whenever a new SharePoint group is created in the site ?
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Columns missing in Filters option in DataView WebPart

I'm trying to filter my dataview webpart, but the column I want to filter is missing in the Filter option in "SharePoint Designer" !. How can we include the columns in the filters option? PS: I'm ...
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Is it possible to change Web Part attributes via CSS or XSLT?

I am working on a dynamic SharePoint design using DVWPs. I have a hidden DVWP which controls other webparts based on values in a list. I'm running into a slight snag, though. I need to know if it's ...
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Question about using CSS with EasyTabs 5.0

Not sure if this would be the right place, but I have a question about the EasyTabs 5.0 solution for SharePoint 2010. The author's website (www.pathtosharepoint.com) appears to be down at the moment ...
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List display columns based on ContentType

So I have 2 Folder ContentTypes (Client Folder and Project Folder). Client folder can only contain Project Folders, and Documents are added to Project Folders. Each Document (in Project Folders) has ...
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Infopath form error when using people picker

SP2013 Enterprise, InfoPath 2013 I've built a form using InfoPath 2013 for a SharePoint 2013 list that includes two people picker controls for entering domain users. The fields these controls are ...
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What is use of LookupMulti in Sharepoint 2013

Can somebody tell me what is the use of LookupMulti in Sharepoint 2013 and how to implement this with visual studio 2012? Can we use this for chaining purpose ? For example, I have 2 lists country ...
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Is there a way to view the same list/library in subsites without the use of sharepoint designer

I'm attempting to make sharepoint a more useful tool at work but I am limited by what tools im allowed to use. I have a library in the main site that I want to be viewed on all of the subsites, I know ...
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Important to learn infrastructure as a SP developer? [closed]

As a SharePoint developer, what part is it important to learn about infrastructure?
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Cannot publish Infopath form due to Invalid Form Template error

I have deleted a list that the InfoPath form was DC to. I deleted the column and removed the DC from InfoPath as well, now I get an Invalid Form Template error. I have to fix this - how can I remove ...
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SP 2010 Modifying the “Last Modified By” column in SQL Management Studio

Let me preface by saying that I have read this page by Microsoft: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/841057/en-us I have not understood it completely which is why I am here, We are currently in a tough ...
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SharePoint 2010 workflow appears to timeout and breaks browser

I'm looking after a small SharePoint 2010 farm that I inherited; I don't really know a lot about SharePoint so I'm looking for some assistance. Due to a hardware failure, we recently had to restore ...
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How to deactivate solution file using sharepoint designer

I have office 365 site. I have created custom ribbon command for to create my custom Open With Explore button and i have added sum java script. I have uploaded that wsp file on office 365 and activate ...
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How to compare two date's in 'Date Filter' webparts?

I have two date filter webparts in a page. Its name is 'FromDate' and 'ToDate'. I want to filter my custom list within this date range. How can I achieve that ? PS: My sharepoint server and designer ...
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Calculated column value for Yes/No field in sharepoint

I am developing a KPi, where am using a column named Complete which contains Yes/No field in it. For this if i write a calculated value for yes/no field: =IF(CompletedTask=1,"Yes","No") its not ...
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Don't Search Attachments in Search

I want my scope to not search in attachments that list item has. I have a scope which is searching in a list and displaying some of it's column. But when we search it's searching in attachments also ...
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Sharepoint Workflows - Task Process

Can someone explain to me how the task process works? I have read ...
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REST/OData SharePoint 2013 Security

I wanted to know is ODATA API is secure from injection. I am asking this question as I am using ODATA extensively on my Internet facing website. Kindly give me experience answer and also give me some ...
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2013 Workflow - Clearing a field

Using SP2013, SPD2013, 2013 Workflow I'm building some workflows that, at various stages, need to clear the data from a field. In this case it is a "Person or Group" field. The way I'm trying to do ...
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Remove page layout from sharepoint pages library

In SharePoint Pages library we have pages, Artical Page and Welcome Page content type. And with this content type their are default OOB page layouts like basic page, image on left, body only etc. Now ...
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FAST Search result only show the summary from attachments

I am facing a issue with FAST Search for SharePoint 2010. We have configured a SharePoint 2007 List content source in FAST, and the list only using for store items like News, notifications. Some items ...
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Adding subevents to Simile Timeline using a SharePoint 2010 calendar [closed]

I'm using Simile Timeline with a SharePoint 2010 calendar. How would I go about changing it to where I could add subevents that would be associated with events, so that each event would have its ...
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Create a VisualWebPart from Picture Library

I've a Picture Library to which I added pictures,now i want to create a Visual Web Part which displays a list of pictures added to library like this I created the similar design in ascx file like ...
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Should “BI Center Site” be used for any areas that will include a mixture of data content

We have a SP farm set up and it is in it's infancy. Our department is BI. There are 10 products within our company, each with different management and BI needs, therefore we'd like to create a site ...
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How to find out new pages / lists / listitems added to the intranet site?

Is it possible to find what new pages / lists / listitems have been added to the intranet site and generate a report on daily basis ? We have to implement this on sharepoint 2010 and also on ...
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Error while opening site in sharepoint designer 2013

I'm getting an error while trying to open the site in sharepoint designer 2013. This was working till yesterday. Don't know the reason for this. I have got the below error message, when I have tried ...
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The e-mail message could not be sent. Make sure the outgoing e-mail settings for the server are configured correctly

I have a 2 server SharePoint farm. All outgoing emails were working fine. I just restarted both servers and now after that none of the emails are being sent. I am using OOB publishing workflow and ...
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Is it possible to create a scorecard in a top level site without using Performance point service?

Is it possible to create a scorecard in a top level site without using Performance point service in sharepoint2010?
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InfoPath 2013: Parent child InfoPath form

I am trying to figure out how to implement Parent and child relationship in InfoPath 2013. My scenario like this: Create New Item (via InfoPath) Parent Form (I have Complete) the Infopath contain the ...
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How to find the date and time representation for the different locales?

I want to test a date&time field on sharepoint 2010, and check if it can show correctly the date/time format according to the site locale. But I don't know what the correct format should be for ...
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File storage best practices

What is the best practices for file storage within SharePoint? I would like to be able to still connect windows machines to a SharePoint share via a UNC path from machines on the network and let ...
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Is there any OOTB way of determining when a list was updated?

What I'm referring to specifically is when anything about a list (or library) has changed, such as items added, removed, updated, list structure changed, etc. What I was hoping for was some way to ...
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Applying link with varying image to SuiteBarBranding -element across the site collection

I've followed these instructions to change the default header of the SharePoint(2013)'s site. The code I used is this: $webApp = Get-SPWebApplication https://<intranet> ...
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Can older version of WSP file deploy on latest version of SharePoint 2010

I developed my solution on "14.0.4762.1000" and production server has higher version than development. According to my little knowledge, in share point, previous version solution(wsp) can be deployed ...
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application page in specific url

I create a simple application page in visual studio 2010 and its deploying successfully. ( I follow this article ...
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Sharepoint 2007 disable document library view and open with windows explorer

I have a problem with SharePoint 2007. The Actions menu / Open Windows Explorer and display the document library are enabled. I need to disable the display and remove the menu. I disabled the ...
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Get Chart web part to dynamically change with original share point list

I have a sharepoint list that contains a list of projects and their technology. Example. P1 - Java P2 - SAP P3 - Oracle P4 - Java p5 - Oracle I want to be able to represent the Tech distribution ...
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Send Email from approval task form

In my reusable workflow, I have added an approval action. Everything works perfectly. What I want is - When approver comes to approval form, he should be able to send notification email to the ...
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Third Party add-ons that meet these criteria (in body of question)

the company I'm working at is in the process of looking for third party add-ons to use in our existing SharePoint. I've been looking through lists of add-ons all day, and figured there may be someone ...
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Why are duplicate List Items being created when I Submit an InfoPath form to my list?

I seemed to have broken something fundamental. When I edit a SharePoint InfoPath form List Item, it submits an entirely new list! How can I make my Submit button perform the "old" way and just "save" ...
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Finding out who modified site settings under SharePoint 2010 Enterprise

Someone today at my office went into a site collection under SharePoint, site settings, site navigation and change the navigation menu links. Is there a way to find out the name (or username) of the ...
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Redirecting to home page

I have a page containing webparts. When I try to enter some data, it sometimes redirects to home page! This happens even if nothing specific happens i.e. just clicking on the Button may cause this ...
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Shortcut to use LINQ

http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ff742311.aspx Based on the link above you have to make a detour before you can use syntax code LINQ for SharePoint. If you have to do the same approach for ...
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How to Create WF with C#

I have learned about Workflow by dropping and clicking and the next phase is learn how to create WF with C# based this link ...
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Learn Webservice with SP 2013

I need to learn about webservice in relation to SharePoint and what page, material etc can you recommend me?
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Content Approval W/f initiator not getting start email

Got a client where we upgraded: 2010 to 2013. They have 5 forms that have content approval workflows on. One of them works 100%. the other 4 the initiator is not getting an email to say the workflow ...
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XSLTListViewWebPart is not working in SharePoint 2013

I have migrated my site from SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint 2013 and changed the layout as well. Then I figured out that the pages which contains XSLTListVeiwWebpart stopped working as expected. ...
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How to search a custom list in webpart using Visual Studio?

I have a custom list in a webpart. I need to search that list based on some filter conditions. How can we do that using visual studio code ?
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Powershell: Cannot update taxonomy type column item with multiple values

I'm having a strange problem. I try to populate items' property which is of managed metadata (taxonomy) type and the update method doesn't work. This field has "allow multiple values" property ...
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Usage of WF for Customized Website

I have seen alot of clips and the author use sharePoint's templete only when they are using workflow. If I create a customized website with a customized brand with customized functionality (the looks ...