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SharePoint access does not update last login in Active Directory

Users accessing SharePoint 2010 from outside of our domain do not have the "last login" property of their Active Directory account updated. This is problematic as we are supposed to disable accounts ...
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SharePoint 2013 Full Crawl never stops

I have set the following inside the content sources :- Incremental crawl . to be every 20 minutes Full crawl. At 1:00 every day. When I first set this it was working well , the incremental crawl ...
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“Cannot complete this action. Please try again” error in sharepoint 2010

I am getting the error Cannot complete this action. Please try again while creating site collection in SharePoint 2010.
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How to manage future updates for my APPs and site collections

My SharePoint 2013 environments are as follow:- I have three environments; Development, staging, production. Currently I have developed an intranet for our company, on the development env, then I ...
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Error when deploying SharePoint site content type

I am trying to create sample content type.Created a content type project in Visual Studio 2010.Changed element.xml file as follows.I am getting an error when deploying the project. Error 1 ...
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SPImport Error: An event receiver has canceled the request

im running below Powershell Import CMD to import a site import-spweb "URL" -Path "E:\" -updateVersions Overwrite -includeusersecurity -nofilecompression -Force and this gets below error ....... ...
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Get SPListItemCollection from list of SPListItem IDs

I have a list of list item ids and I was trying to get SPListItemCollection ? var siteId = SPContext.Current.Site.ID; var webId = SPContext.Current.Web.ID; var listId = ...
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User Control is is not rendering in pagelayout in MOSS2007

Hi I registerd user control in pagelayout and trying use that but it seem like it not rendering any thoughts %@ Register TagPrefix="sd" TagName="adbanner" ...
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My IE developer tool indicates that my Community site (Discussion forum) page have received 5.56 MB when clearing the browser cache

I have built a community site inside my SharePoint 2013 server. and on the discussion forum home page , I have captured the network for the page using IE developer tool. and it shows that it have ...
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External Content Type creating problems in Saving Site as Template on SharePoint 2010

I'm having trouble trying to save a SharePoint 2010 site as template. SPSolutionExporter: Microsoft.SharePoint.SPException: Feature definition with Id a4fbae30-a689-43d0-8f75-484a940336cf ...
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SharePoint 2010 login page

I am currently design the SharePoint 2010 internet site using Claim based authentication. Currently i have enabled Anonymous access and hide the ribbon for anonymous user. What i am trying to do is ...
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How to group list item by month and year using xslt

I have created XSLT to display all news archive using Content query webpart in sharepoint 2010. Currently the list display the record ordered by Created date ASC. I would like to know how i can ...
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Link pre-existing InfoPath XML form to a template stored locally on C Drive

This question will serve as an FAQ. (Hope it proves to be useful!) I have found that re-publishing a form template to the SharePoint site each time I desire to make a change to while testing can take ...
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SharePoint 2010 document Library - Permission based on column value

I have a document library which includes "department" column amongst others. My requirement is • Assign permission in the document upload process depending on which department should have access to ...
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Sharepoint and ADFS 2.0, no claims

We have setup sharepoint to communicate with an ADFS 2.0 server that uses Azure ACS as a external identity provider. Users from within the domain can login into sharepoint with a sso like experience ...
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Upgrade SPSolution with C#

I'm currently working on my SharePoint Remote Administration Service. 1 of the functions is to install/remove/upgrade solution. Since the documentation is very short on MSDN, i wonder if the ...
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How to get the SPWebService from SPServices?

I have done a sample but not getting the SPWebService.Please see the below code SPFarm spFarmObject = SPFarm.Local; lblServices.Text = "Number of Services in This farm : " + ...
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How to learn and use SharePoint Server 2013? [duplicate]

My boss wants to implement SharePoint Server 2013 in our company which is a small government firm of around 30-40 employees (and will expand later). He wants me to do certifications for it. I have a ...
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SharePoint and Active Directory group account syncing issue

We have an issue where our Test and QA and Production environments do not appear to be enumerating through the active directory groups list when the group is added to a SharePoint group (we are ...
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Help with SPCascadeDropdowns cascading lookup column

I have this jquery added to my editform.aspx in SharePoint. I want the childcolumn to also have unique values, although it may contain duplicates example below. Example. When I select mycountry, I ...
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Lync ActiveX inside SharePoint will not display the user image, unless we moved the mouse over the username

I am implementing a SharePoint 2013 community site. And inside the members sections I can view the member picture inside a pop-up when I move the mouse over the username, as shown in the picture. ...
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SharePoint 2010 having user profile without starting user profile service

We have installed SharePoint 2010 in our environment. When I go user profile service to configure Synchronization, all the user profile already imported into SharePoint without user profile service ...
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How can i hide a custom column from the DispForm.aspx for my announcment App

I have added a custom column named "Date" inside my announcement list, but i want to hide this column from the DispForm.aspx page. i tried the following two methods to hide the Date column but none of ...
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From where does sharepoint 2013 populate the “People and groups --> User Information”

I have a team site inside sharepoint 2013. and on the user name drop down list, there is an item named "My setting". and clicing on this item menu , will redirect to a User info page contaning these ...
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Change only the Public URL of an Alternate Access Mapping via PowerShell

this must be possible via PowerShell as it can be done from Central Administration. I have a task to modify just the public URL of an existing alternate access mapping (AAM). PS U:\> $aam = ...
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Can Sharepoint support 46000 user and how much does it cost?

So we plan to deploy Microsoft Sharepoint on a private cloud for a large country wide institution. Our installation has to support approximatively 46000 user. I would like to know if sharepoint have ...
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Is it possible to formate the date by Calculated Value property?

I created a field in list as DOB (Date and Time type). I want to display DOB in the format of '1 Oct 2013'.How can i achive this.Is it possible to do by Calculated Value property?
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User can View hiden details when editing Views

I created 2 Views for Sharepoint list and manage the Views with user Groups My Problem comes when User edit the View details that not in the View still visible (when you click and edit). Is there ...
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Set Permissions on a Document Library with a Workflow

G'day everyone, wondering if someone can help me with this one. I have a workflow that is attached to a list that creates a subsite, and creates a Group for that site, that group has Contribute ...
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Adding list items using the Client Object Model

I'm currently working on a Windows application to be used to migrate data from a legacy system into a SharePoint list. To do this I am accessing the Client Object Model and using it to create new ...
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XSLT query coming up as false

Any ideas why query results is coming up as false, although values are the same? <xsl:value-of ...
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How i can dynamically amend the userid to the “My Site Host location: ” URL

Under the "User Profile Service Application " managed service i have define the "My Site Host Location" URL to be :- ...
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Dual authentication for document libraries

We have a SharePoint 2010 environment setup to use Kerberos which works wonderfully - users within our network are authenticated automatically and are not presented with a login prompt. For some ...
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Custom CSS shows in IE10's IE7 emulator, but not in actual IE7

I'm at wit's end here and looking for help. I have a SharePoint 2007 page that uses some home-made JavaScript CEWPs and custom CSS files. When I open the page in IE10 and push it back to IE7 using ...
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Mega-menu tab on multiple site collections

I would like to create a tab in SharePoint 2007 that is a mega menu. This mega menu tab will be implemented on multiple site collections. It will be a part of the global navigation in each site ...
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Error using UDCX files

I'm using InfoPath Form Libraries, the infopath files uses UDCX files to get the data. InfoPath files and UDCX are in the same site collection and in same server "Server A". Now when I try to access ...
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Slow Query Execution in Export Site

I have a site that contains several lists with look up columns also. One of the lists contains > 800000 items in it. and when I try to Export the Site, Site gets locked and Export gets hung. After ...
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Retrieve All Lists With Specific Name Using Powershell

I have a powershell script that I am trying to use to add a column (Created) to a specific view in a specific list in multiple webs. The list exists in every sub web. The view exists in every list. ...
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Can I install SharePoint SP2 without installing SP1 in Sharepoint 2010

I have SharePoint Server 2010 (Standard edition). However I do not have any SP1 installed in the server. But now I want to use service pack 2 and cumulative updates. So my question is : Can I ...
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Chart onclick load another chart - EventHandler not firing

I have created a visual web part in VS 2010 share point 2007. I have Start date End date Search button On click of chart I had created a pie chart and column chart . Now of pie or column chart ...
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SharePoint Apps - App URL Prefix and domain settings in “Configure App Url”

We have an on-premise deployment for SharePoint 2013 - Enterprise. We are in the process of setting up SharePoint App configurations. On the "Configure App Urls" section, we have specified to use ...
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How to modify the Announcement item detailed view

I need to remove some columns from the view that show the details of an announcement list (the view that will be displayed when clicking on an announcement item) . The URL for the view looks as ...
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Embedding a Read Only twitter feed widget into SharePoint 2010

I've got a SharePoint 2010 Intranet and am able to embed a twitter feed widget successfully. However we have a requirement to render the feed in a read only format so that users are unable to follow ...
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Create Cube & Dimension from SharePoint 2010 List

I want to Create cube and dimension from SharePoint List and want to generate result using MDX on SharePoint List, so Please anyone can guide me how to import SharePoint 2010 List directly to SSAS ? ...
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How to fix ANONYMOUS LOGON error in Web part SQL Data Connection [closed]

I have the following SqlConnection String: ("Data Source=DataBaseServerName;Initial Catalog="Database Name";Integrated Security=SSPI;Connection Timeout=30"); The database server connects using ...
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Best approach to reference site assets URLs

I have a site collection at the URL http://sharepointdev/discussionforum/GeneralDiscussion/, and inside the “Site Assets” folder, I defined a logo image “logo_CMYK.ico”. Now, inside my site ...
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Lync server user statuses are only being shown inside IE

I have a community site, and under the members section their lync status will be shown as follow:- But on Firefox, Chorme and Safari these statuses will not show? is there a way to force these ...
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Post to NewsFeed using SharePoint 2013 REST services from a workflow with POST method

In SharePoint 2013, workflows we can do a web service call. With this feature we can use SharePoint REST services within the workflow. I want to post to the current users newsfeed from a workflow by ...
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Checking permissions of a user that is in an AD Group within a SharePoint Group

I've been mucking around with checking permissions to a site (SPWeb) for a bit and it seems there is no straightforward way to do this. The SPWeb.DoesUserHavePermissions doesn't seem to care about ...
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Office Web Apps opening after being disabled in Library

Some, not all, of our users are being forced to open Documents, Spreadsheets, PDFs, and what not in Office Web Apps even after the Library Tools | Library | Library Settings | General Settings | ...