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Migrating MOSS 2007 to SharePoint 2010 giving the error “Invalid Object Name sites”

I am migrating SharePoint 2007 publishing site to SharePoint 2010. These are the steps I have followed 1. Backup the content database from the SP2007 machine. 2. Restore that database in sql server ...
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Restrict full control user to view a particular page

I have a sharepoint site http://spp/sitepages/page2.aspx I have a group called "Group1" with full control. There are two users "User1" and "User2". So both the users will have full control and both ...
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Set lookup field value in infopath form on new Item(List Infopath form)

I have lookup field called project stage, on item created I'd like to set to its default value,(project start). Then this field can only be changed by the Workflow as the project moves to the next ...
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Sharepoint 2010 and Infopath form : lookup fields are displayed by their ID instead of text value

I'm trying to build a custom Infopath form for a list that contains 2 fields that I would like to get auto-completed: Person: people picker field, filled with the current user Team: lookup to the ...
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Convert production environment to development environment

I'm in the process of trying to setup a development server for our SharePoint based Intranet. Our current production setup is comprised of two servers: one front-end web server and the SQL instance on ...
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programattically adding metadata column with multiple terms to list

I am attempting to add metadata columns to existing lists via a workflow. I can create the actual columns without a problem, and if there is only a single default term there is, again, no problem. ...
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Can the scope of SharePoint Custom Field Type change?

I'm created a Custom Field Type by taking reference from this URL: http://www.mtelligent.com/journal/2007/9/29/sharepoint-2007-custom-date-time-field-to-default-the-time-t.html. just wandering ...
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SharePoint InfoPath formviewer part

I followed the Code protected override void CreateChildControls() { XmlFormView formView; formView = new XmlFormView(); formView.Width = ...
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InfoPath forms viewer web part

I'd like to add a SharePoint web part in a page that would display InfoPath forms(For example Timesheet template).Does anyone know how to show the "InfoPath forms" inside web part??? Can anyone help ...
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Creating lookups with OOTB Lists in SharePoint 2007

I am developing a solution which has multiple OOTB lists like Links, Contacts, Custom List and Document Library. And, I have to create a lookup field in four lists which refer to a field in a Custom ...
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SQL Hardening, BCS, and ECT (SharePoint 2010)

Currently running into some errors when trying to setup External Content Types with SharePoint 2010. The goal is simple which is to connect to a SQL Server and pull information into SharePoint to an ...
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Unable to restore a particular site in FBA configured web application

I have taken a site backup or export(specific site from site collection e.g http://rootsite1/subsite) http://rootsite1 which is in Windows authentication using stsadm Export command. I have ...
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Issue with layout once I enable Site Collection Publishing Feature

I currently have enabled the MOSS Enterprise publishing infrastructure feature on an existing site collection that was just a collaboration team site without publishing. When I enable, the ...
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MOSS Custom IRM protector in C#

I need to develop a custom IRM protector for MOSS. There are very few documentation on this and all of them are in VC++. Can a custom IRM protector be developed in C#? If so where can I find samples ...
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Change colour of a cell in a table

I have inserted a table into my SharePoint page. How can I change the colour of a cell within the table?
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Can we add the document as well as item (like list item) to the list or document library

I have to add the documents as well as items in the list or document library. Here is the either or option like- Admin can add the document or link(item like list) Is it possible with the content type ...
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Can I create a retention schedule for my library to another site collection

I want to for Site Collection A move all documents older than 2 years to another Site Collection (Site B). Is this possible ? Note I do not have access to the Central farm. I did go to site ...
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Adding an insert picture ( from site column ) SP 2010 - becomes broken with lots of added url encoding?

I added an "insert image" column to a form via "site columns". It seems to work well until I view the image that was "browsed" and selected via the "Edit Image Dialog Box". The picture comes up as a ...
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SharePoint list: Reminder based on column value

I have SharePoint list and I want to send a reminder to group of people based on column value. For example: [D] Daily reminder, [W] Weekly reminder ...etc And, I would like to have custom message for ...
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Sharepoint dashboards interaction

On a SP BI solution there are two dashboards, both interactive. The wish is when someone click on a field in the left dashboard, an action is happening in the right dashboard, that is, sorting the ...
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Getting the List from Sharepoint online using Rest Api in java

I want to use the REST API for getting the list as mentioned in Complete basic operations using SharePoint 2013 REST endpoints When I am trying to call https://siteurl/_api/web/lists in the rest ...
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Why is File locked for exclusive use for me but not another person?

In SharePoint Enterprise 2010 we are having some issues where a user (lets call user A) goes in and opens an excel file (does not Check-In) and closes the file. I (user B) then try to open the file ...
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SharePoint 2013 Save and reload list item form — save conflict error

I have a SharePoint list form (edit form) that when saved reloads the same edit form. To do this, I overwrote the onclick event on the Save button to construct the URL to redirect to once the form has ...
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InfoPath form gets redirected to another SharePoint list after submission

I have a customer who uses infopath forms to create list items. When a new form is created that select a category which has a corresponding folder in the list library. We've worked with them for ...
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changing logo in sharepoint 2010

I am trying to change my company logo in SharePoint 2010, can you tell me how I can change it and when I change does it changes on all of its sub sites. Please help I am stuck on doing that. ...
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List group shows entire list

I have a Enterprise SharePoint 2010 list view that is grouped by a choice column and shows the number of items in that group but when I expand any group it shows the entire list instead of just the ...
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Adding ListItem via CSOM trigger both Create and Update Workflows

I'm using CSOM to create listitems in a custom list on SharePoint 2013. On the list I have 2 workflows, one that executes on item create and one that executes on item change. Or "Start workflow ...
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Block Feature activation for a site template

Is it possible to block feature activation for a specific site template in SharePoint using C#?
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Derived method 'RequiresWebPartClientScript' in type 'Microsoft.SharePoint.Taxonomy.TermProperty' error

I have a SharePoint 2013 server (15.0.4420.1017) which is RTM release. A few days ago IS guys installed Windows updates on this server and now I am getting following error when I try to open any site ...
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MY Site creation feature to be disabled

I have a SharePoint 2013 on premise environment consisting of site collections and Mysites. Now customer want that users should not be able to create My sites in the environment and so I went and ...
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make a field read only in sharepoint list 2007

is there any way to make a field read only (with out programming) in share point list 2007 which users cannot edit that field can we first build a list and then open in infopath 2007 best ...
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How to set up recurring Retention Policies?

I need to set up a Retention Policy on a Document Library that sends an email out 12 months after the document was last modified, before sending an email out 15 months after a document was last ...
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AD group not receiving mails from one of the SharePoint Farm

Experts, The era of weird issue continues... I have few AD groups and have two SharePoint 2010 Farm configured with these groups with exact SMTP settings. The issue is the AD groups from one of ...
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Difference between Office 365 Exchange and On Premise Exchange [closed]

I'm new to sharepoint, one of the interviewer as asked me this question? Could anyone let me know the exact difference and meaning on the same
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How to change page layouts of all pages from a 2010 to 2013 migration?

From what I researched, when you migrate from 2010 to 2013, you are supposed to make new page layouts based on the new format. But the problem is, if I am migrating from 2010, that means I am ...
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Manage external websites through SharePoint 2013

I have many HTML & ASPX sites hosted on IIS. I want centralized solution to manage those sites so I have selected SharePoint 2013 as platform. I do have ASP.NET application which handles all the ...
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How to handle list threshold 5000 for filtered items

Its SharePoint online. We have indexed all the column which are being used to filter/query. A total number of items in the list are around 100 thousand. Filter works perfectly fine. e.g. if we ...
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UserAgent not available, file operations may not be optimized, Task not filtering

I'm having the following exception when I try to filter the Task control by "Assigned to" in SharePoint 2013. The full stack trace is: UserAgent not available, file operations may not be optimized. ...
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Building a navigation with a search result webpart

I'm trying to set up a top level site that displays every Project site, creating a basic navigation. To achieve this I used a Search Result Webpart with a custom query, providing me with the correct ...
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SharePoint is not picking up User Email Ids

My mail server is hosted with some third party and not synch with our AD. We found that Email Id attribute is blank in AD as well as for SharePoint user profile. We manually added User email ID's in ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Site Template with publishing feature and inherit master page

I got a on-premise Sharepoint 2013 15.0.4569.1506 site collection with a custom master page. All the sites inherit master page, theme and CSS. They also inherit Navigation, which is a simple termset. ...
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Master Pages not reflecting changes after updating Solution

I'm taking over a project from an existing SharePoint site. I was given all the source code which I assume is the current code. 3 of the project handle different types of master pages currently in use ...
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How to upload document file and its version file using csom in C#

I have downloaded a document file (current version) and its version history files (old version files) from one of my sharepoint site list. Now, I want to upload that current version file into another ...
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Make list item title refinable

I have a set of project sites in Sharepoint 2013 on premises, each of which contains a list of content type Project details. This content type contains columns for Project Name, Project Manager and ...
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Cannot open User profile service application

I want to run the user profile service application on a SharePoint 2013 Farm. When i create the service, I cannot open it, there is an 'Unexpected error'. When I try to run the User Profile ...
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Query data for specific fields in your main data connection (infopath)

I have a sharepoint list with about 85 columns in my main data connection on my infopath form. Is it possible to only query 9 fields out of the 85 (in a repeating table) so when my form loads it's not ...
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Can you to access Popularity Trends via a query?

I'd like to get the data that comes from Popularity Trends via Power Query and bypass manually clicking the "Popularity Trends" button and downloading an Excel file. Is that possible? (The lack of ...
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The server is busy now.Try again later sharepoint 2013

I am having above error when 1000 users access my SharePoint at a time. I checked LOGS and found that connections pools limit exceeded. I searched on internet but could not found reasonable answers. ...
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Set Variable: to list value error

I am new to SharePoint and am trying to assign a variable to a field in a list.This works fine on my laptop where I have SharePoint installed, but on the server where I have a replica of same list,it ...
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Sharepoint security trim control for hiding share button

My requirement is to hide the spsharepromotedActionButton control from the ribbon. This control generate the share button for list item in the ribbon. We are using bootstrap master page. I know ...