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how to convert word document to a webpage in SharePoint 2010?

I am working on a publishing portal.I will be getting the articles in word format from authors which will be having images,styles(italic,bold).I need to convert that documents to webpage and show as ...
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Where is Forms folder in sharepoint document library?

I have seen in an article that document template is stored in the Forms folder of the library.Where is the physical path of Forms Library?or in content database? I have created a document template ...
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How do I get filtered list item into chart web part?

Using Sharepoint 2010 :-I have three Web parts in my page : 1) Chart web part 2) list filter web Part and 3) List web part my requirement is that I can apply filter on list web part and when I get the ...
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Error in Typecasting SPList to SPDocumentLibrary

I am studying custom document template.I have created a ListInstance of type Document Library and also created Module using Visual Studio 2010.Then I had created a Application page.In its page load i ...
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Images in another web application don't load until refresh

I've just setup a new SharePoint site that has two web applications, one for MySites, and one with my main site collection in it. For whatever reason whenever a users profile picture from MySites is ...
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Warmup scripts?

In SharePoint 2013 we used SPWarmUp to start our web applications each morning. We've now got a new SharePoint 2013 installation in place and are looking for a better way to do this. Has anybody done ...
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What are the differences between defining a public URL when creating a new web application , and defining an alternative access mapping

If I want to create a new web application to be under a URL such as http://companyname.intra. So I found that I can do so when creating a new web application, where I can define the Public URL to be ...
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The Object specified does not belong to a list when trying to get SPFolder as SPListItem

I have an extension method that accepts SPListItem. In this particular case, I was working with SPFolder so I was trying to get the SPListItem equivalent of SPFolder(or simply cast SPFolder object to ...
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How can I load PowerShell 2 PSCX modules on a SharePoint Server that has PowerShell v3 installed?

My current environment of SharePoint 2010 Enterprise Server is having some of the servers updated to support PowerShell v3. At the moment we utilize PowerShell to manage some of the SharePoint Server ...
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Is there a way to modify my SharePoint web URL to display a custom name instead of the servername/sites/intranet

I have created a new SharePoint 2013 web application, under the default port so the current web application URL is :- http://servername/sites/Intranet/ But our client is asking if there is a way to ...
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Can not display a site collection after creating it

i have created a new site collection of type team site inside SharePoint 2013. it took around 50 minutes till it creates the site collection and i got the folloiwng page:- Central Administration : ...
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Use SharePoint 2013 “like” button as a “Sign up” button for events

I'm trying to create an SP 2013 list which I'm planning to use as Events calendar and hope you'll be able to help me with some ideas. The idea is the following: Everyone will be able to create ...
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Upload Site Template (.stp) as Farm solution using powershell

I have custom site template file which i got from the SP2007 site as .stp file.. CustomTemplate.stp What i need to do is Deploy this site template to SharePoint 2010 Farm.. I know i can do it from ...
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PerformancePoint Filters do not work (Sharepoint List as data source)

Tabular data source filter problem in PerformancePoint Dashboard Designer Dear all, Your suggestion on the following problem resolution will be highly appreciated. SharePoint 2013, Analysis ...
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can a sharepoint site have more than one DOMAIN e.i. DOMAIN\\UserName

I am very confused about the DOMAIN of username Which is actually the HostName(computer name). Is it will be same after hosting sharepoint site to some other remote server or it will get change. And ...
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How to remove port 80 from the application URL

i want to create a new web application on port 80. but i need to allow the user to login to this web application without typing the port number. currently under the administration section i have the ...
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Unable to create a new web application. Updates are currently disallowed on GET requests

I have login to the central administration of SharePoint 2013, and I have tried to create a new web application, after setting the web application values (port, database ip ,etc) and I click on OK ...
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New wen appliction button is disabled for a farm user

i am uisng SP 2013, but when i login to the central admin suing a farm user ,, the new web application button was disabled.. can anyone advice what is causing this ?/
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ListDefinition and content type Schema.xml

I am trying ListDefinition and came to see the creation of List definition from content types What is the meaning of following code? Schema.xml <ContentTypes> <ContentTypeRef ...
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Null Reference Error while accessing SharePoint Navigation Settings

I am getting System.NullReferenceException while accessing some of site settings of SharePoint web application from siteaction menu . I have attached the screen shot of error which I am getting in ...
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ContentTypRef and Schema.xml

I am studying List Definition in sharepoint 2010.I have two files one schema.xml and another elements.xml elements.xml <ContentType ID="0x0101005CF0DB5B6075417a8664EFD23835C831" Name= ...
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SP 2010 Timer JOB not appearing in the Timer Job definitions under CA

I'm having a issue with One of my custom develop timer Jobs on SP2010 Farm.? Timer Job is not appearing in the Timer Job definitions under CA , Operations Tab This timer Job is target scope on web ...
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Removing and adding users in active directory with the same name breaks permissions in Sharepoint 2010?

My company has a procedure to remove and then re-add users with the same name during department transfers (this isn't best practice I guess?). Presently, the user has problems accessing files in the ...
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External facing customer portal

If I have an external-facing portal with say, 80,000 users who need to log in and view their data - would I need to have some sort of custom login system? I mean, they wouldnt have ad accounts so a ...
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SharePoint 2013 referencing old url after Migration

Recently migrated my SharePoint server 2010 to the 2013 version. The migration was done from one domain to another. All users were migrated successfully and they can all log in to the site accept the ...
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Sorting based on a Date & Time calculated field is not working well on SharePoint 2013

I did the following:- I have added an announcement list APP. Create a new date & time calculated column (named Announcement Date) with the following formula” =TEXT(Date,"dd Mmm, yyyy")” Then on ...
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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 ...