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SharePoint 2010 error when importing excel spreadsheet to sharepoint list

I get the following error when trying to import an excel spreadsheet into a SharePoint list. "The specified file is not a valid spreadsheet or contains no data to import" I have added this site to ...
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Error - while exporting a Sharepoint List (Export to Excel)

Colleague of mine is facing the below issue while trying to export the SharePoint List which has more than 10 000 items. However I was able to export the complete List without any issues. Note: He is ...
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How can create a view to filter the a list based on the current login user

How to create a view based on the current user is in a Person or Group field , this Person or Group field can contain multiple user but not SharePoint Group ,I try to use the contains to filter the ...
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Does a Site Owner have Full Control for other Sites

I have a Parent Site (Top Level Site) lets call Farm Logistics There are several sub-sites:Pigs, Cattle, Chickens, and HR There are 5 Site Admins for the Parent Site (Top Level Site) and sub sites. I ...
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What happens to a paused workflow when the item is changed?

Let's suppose we have a workflow that is triggered when a task item is created or modified (as chosen in the settings for the workflow). The workflow contains a step that pauses until the day before ...
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Sharepoint KPI using calculated columns

I am trying to create a KPI for the tasks schedule we have on a calendar. The formula I have is: "<div><img ...
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How to export .wsp solution files from SharePoint 2007 Farm

I want to download/export all .wsp solution files from SharePoint 2007 farm in order to deploy them again on new environment. How can i export or download .wsp files? I don't want to extract .wsp ...
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Rename sitecollection

Im trying to rename a site collection by changing the url by using this PowerShell $site = get-spsite -identity http://xxx:9000/sites/SCOne $site.Rename("http://xxx:9000/sites/SCOneNew") I got ...
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Inherit background color from SharePoint 2013 theme

Are there any ways to inherit background color of SharePoint theme for any class in a webpart? (That's mean when site theme changed, the css color of classes in my webpart also being changed).
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hide folder in SharePoint 2013

How to remove the Shared Documents folder in SharePoint 2013 My Sites? I have to remove or hide the shared folder using powershell method. Any powershell commands to delete the sharepoint 2013 mysite ...
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Understanding list view threshold (I expected an exception)

I created a list with numerous lookup columns (more than 12) and many many list items (more than 30.000). The "All List Items" view works perfectly. This is expected However I expected a sorting on ...
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Get the id value from the page url

In SharePoint how do you get the ID value from the url of the page you are on using javascript( Jquery,ajax, Rest..), e.g. I have the url like so: http:// ddd/mypage?ID=xx I tried before to ...
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SharePoint 2013 Excel Services & External Data Refresh Failed

I need advice how I can fix problem with Excel external data connection. I have an excel file, which have connection to SSAS. Excel file "refresh all" works fine if I download it out from SharePoint. ...
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Limits of Running of SQL express for SharePoint 2013

What are some of the major limitations of using SQL 2012 Express with SharePoint server 2013, is there any Sharepoint 2013's functionnality or service that doesn't running in using Sql Express and ...
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powershell script to move/copy files from network path to SharePoint sub folder

if((Get-PSSnapin "Microsoft.SharePoint.PowerShell") -eq $null) { Add-PSSnapin Microsoft.SharePoint.PowerShell } $spWeb=Get-SPWeb -identity ...
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SharePoint deployment - Deployed to: GAC (WebURL/Global) / BIN

I know that when we deploy farm solutions then they are available under Central Admin --> System Settings --> Manage farm solutions. In this list of solutions, there are 3 columns. Name, Status and ...
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List forms (new/edit/view) not appearing in popup

We have deployed a SP2013 site via powershell and notice that the list forms do not open in popups rather they open as page. We created a new SP site via central admin SharePoint UI, Same problem. ...
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Should we run SharePoint 2013 on Windows Server 2012 or 2008 R2

We are getting ready to start a project to bring up a brand new SharePoint 2013 Intranet/Extranet site and was wondering if we should be using Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 or Windows Server 2012. I know ...
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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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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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CAML query on Sharepoint List without duplicates

How can I retrieve all elements in a List ignoring duplicate entries So if List A contains: Employee A Employee A Employee B Employee B Employee C Employee D Employee E I want to get ...
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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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SP Designer modified content deployment to the production server

I have a question here on deployment to production server. Definitely this is not related to content deployment path/job to the production server. In our development set up we will create all web ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Auto Create Managed Property not work

Hi i developed a site column, custom content type and a list definition. I set the value for this column and started crawling but i don't find these properties in search schema. If i add this column ...
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Sharepoint Site with Excel Sheet Template for Users to create New Sheets

I am tasked in work with creating a share-point site. Here are my requirements: The main page must allow the user to create a new "File". The file must be an excel sheet template that i will style ...
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XSL - Grouping by list item column with multiple entries

I am attempting to utilize XSL to format results pulled from a document library, but unfortunately this is my first stab at XSL ever. The columns in the document library are fairly standard - Title, ...
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RSS Viewer Customization

Would you please help me in the below two issues: First, How i can open the article feeds in a new tab... When we click on the "More..." Button since it's open on the same tab (How i can add the ...
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Sharepoint My Profile 404 NOT FOUND

When i click on SharePoint "My Profile" it shows 404 It takes me to www.myserver/my/Person.aspx?accountname=abc We use FBA authentication. How to fix it? Regards, Dhaval
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How to set visual webparts to load one after - another sharepoint 2010

I have a webpart page which have 2 custom visual webparts. When i set the debugger point on both the page loads of the webpart the 2nd visual webpart debugger is hit...that makes me think the 2nd ...
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SharePoint 2010 PeoplePicker Control Not Displaying User Data

In a test SharePoint environment, I have configured the User Profile Service, and the user profiles have been successfully populated into the UPS using the User profile Synchronization Service from ...
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Downgrade SharePoint 2010 from Enterprise to Standard

Is there a way to downgrade a SharePoint 2010 Server from Enterprise to Standard version, preserving all contents and profiles?
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Mounted Office 365 sharepoint workspaces lose connectivity - how to fix?

I'm trying to get my sharepoint workspaces on office 365 to mount like network drives. I can achieve this following microsoft guidelines, but after a while this fails. The user has to login again to ...
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“Include Content” is disabled

On one of the site collections, when saving a list as list template the "Include Content" checkbox is disabled (greyout). This issue occurs for all lists under all sites. Is this a security feature or ...
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SharePoint New/Edit Form Separator

I would like to have some headlines/separators between columns in the New/Edit form in a SharePoint List. Basically, I would like to have a separator in between the categories to which the columns ...
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Retrieve list status from sub sites using SharePoint Javascript

I'm creating a status page in the site collection that needs to display List Status of all the subs below site collection. All the sub-sites have the same list 'Projects'. So the idea is to iterate ...
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Break role inheritance and assign permissions to document with REST api?

I need to change the permissions of a document after the approval status has changed. I've to add the new user group to current document if the document has been approved. I have used following links ...
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User Profile Synchronization service is not starting

Following error occurs: UserProfileApplication.SynchronizeMIIS: Failed to configure MIIS post database, will attempt during next rerun. Exception: System.Configuration.ConfigurationErrorsException: ...
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Do we have document viewer in Sharepoint 2013?

Suppose, I have many different types documents (.pdf, .doc, .xls., csv., .png etc) in my library. I have to view document in SharePoint web page or any web part. Do we have something like that, we ...
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Auto-complete “Person or Group” Fields on Non-Default List Forms

Problem: When using a non-default form for new or editing items the auto-complete function for the people field is lost. According to my research Sharepoint reverts back to an earlier versions ...
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Get the list of all webparts IDs in a page using REST/CSOM

I have few content editor web parts in my page I need to get the GUID of all the web parts that are there in the page I am able to get the list of all webparts in the page by navigating to ...
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SharePoint 2013 Custom Date Refiner

Does anyone have any experience or recommendation in creating a custom search refiner that allows users to select from month/year values rather than date ranges provided in the default display ...
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Can Anonymous users view dashboards reports from a BI site in SharePoint 2013?

In SharePoint 2013 : Does anonymous access support for BI sites where dashboards are deployed using Performance point services and SQL Server analysis server? Where as in SharePoint 2010 this ...
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ExcuteQueryAsync functions inconvenient

Can any body explain this ? clientContext.executeQueryAsync( Function.createDelegate(this, this.onQuerySucceeded), Function.createDelegate(this, this.onQueryFailed)); it always output an Error in ...
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Workflow Suspended at Email

My SharePoint 2013 workflow keeps suspending itself at the point it's supposed to send an email. The email details have been specified in Central Admin but it's still not working. When the workflow ...
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How to import a Webiste into Sharepoint

I have to following Problem: I want to build a Sharepoint based Intranet for a company, so how can i import the Sites, Workflows etc. that i build in my "IDE" into the Companys Sharepoint ...
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Get site title by its URL using REST

I am trying to get a User Profile property that contains an URL for a SharePoint site, then I want to use this URL to get the site title using REST API. Is it possible?
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Use SharePoint out of the box as a BPM(Business process management) tool

Can SharePoint be used out of the box as a BPM tool? If it can, what are the limitations? I have come across 3rd party tools like K2 which does the job but want to know if SharePoint can do it on its ...
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SharePoint 2013 AppFabric Installation Error

I have installed SharePoint Prereq in an offline mode and all the configuration running well I have configured AppFabric and connect it to SQL Database The IIS identify the AppFabric and the ...
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How to upgrade page layout from SP2010 to SP2013?

I am migrating some sites from SP2010 farm to SP2013. One of site collection contain a site content type page. When user create a new page in specific page library, it will generate a new page based ...
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“Could not load user profile” on OneDrive after migration to multitenancy

I've been struggling with this issue for a bit as we move toward converting our farm toward a multitenant environment. I was able to make a copy of my current UPS DBs, then use those to create a ...