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SharePoint Designer 2010 Workflow not emailing SharePoint Group members

SharePoint is returning a "Coercion warning: user or group does not have a valid e-mail address." when I attempt to target a SharePoint Group with users inside it via a SharePoint Designer 2010 ...
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Back-up a site collection that contain overlay calendars will keeping referencing the old calendars URL

I have a community site collection, which contain 5 calendars Apps, and I have overlayed 4 calendars together inside a general calendar. Then I have backup the site collection from my development ...
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Transfer my sharepoint application from one environment to another

I have SharePoint 2013 server & SQL server 2008 r2 inside my development and UAT environments. Currently inside my development environment I did the following main tasks:- I have created a new ...
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Custom Content Type always results in ArgumentException

I created a custom content type and provisioned it as a solution for SharePoint 2013 (PU March). When I create a new page in a list, bam yellow page of death. To rule out an error I created a custom ...
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feature duplication on solution redeploy

I recently had to make a change to one of our custom solutions, but once I redeployed the thing I noticed that the features were duplicated in the features section in site collection administration. ...
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How to filter a list view by SP group membership (CAML, JS, anything)

I have a list. I need to filter the list view in SharePoint to show items: created by someone in current user's group show all to admin group I am using Infopath for the list's form view, and ...
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Contiouse Crawl and Incremental crawl, both require adding a schedule. So what are the differences

I am setting my search service in 2013. I have noticed that when I select "Enable Continuous Crawl" & "Enable Incremental Crawl"; both are asking to specify the Schedule for the crawl! What are ...
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How to get specific fields in json response from REST api of sharepoint 2010?

I have used angularjs to query for data through listData.svc. A json response is returned. May someone suggest how to get the value of a specific field with javascript?
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Updating “My Settings” profile information via User Profile Sync

Environment: SharePoint Server 2010 Web Application: Claims Authentication - Windows NTLM User claim token: i:0#.w User Profile Sync: Configured to retrieve user info from ActiveDirectory. ...
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Drag emails from OWA Web Part to a Sharepoint list?

Is it possible to drag/send an email from the OWA Webpart in a Sharepoint site to a list or a custom page on the site? i.e. Can the webpart be customized? The business case is the filing of emails ...
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How exactly do SharePoint 2010 List Views behave?

I was under the assumption that once I create a list, I can drop it on as many sites/pages I wanted and they would behave as views of the original list and stay in sync. In other words, If I were to ...
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SharePoint Web analytic report

I asked to calculate these KPI from SharePoint Analytics: Total Number of Visit Unique Visits Page Impressions (Page Views) Pages/Visit Avg Time on the Site % New Visitors % of Returning Visitors ...
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Create Auto-TOC based on document type

I am trying to get a table of contents page to show and update automatically based on a document type. What we currently have is a txt file which we have to manually update. Basically - we have a ...
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Access all workflow tasks without being assigned to for validation

I have a request approval sequential workflow that has many tasks created upon approval. For each approval, Im using a custom webpart that shows different panels based on the status of the request. ...
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Update list Item returns ErrorCode 0x80004005

I have a sharepoint list with around 75 columns and there are about 1800 records. I am trying to update an item using Update List Item Web Service but it fails showing errorcode : 0x80004005 and ...
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how to display fields in site from content query webpart in sharepoint 2010

Hi I am adding a content query web part in one of my sites and in query property I am setting the required content type and its related property but I want to display the fields in the site from ...
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Restore from Production to Development

I have two different servers with Sharepoint 2010 standard edition setup. I have two different SQL database servers(DEV_Content and PROD_Content) for these two environments. I would like to create ...
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Where are the custom ascx files now (SP2013)

Were are the ascx files used in custom visual webparts in the 15 hive? They used to be in the controltemplates\%project% folder.
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Uploaded documents getting checked out by default in Sharepoint 2010

I am uploading documents to a document library in SharePoint 2010 and I find my documents are checked out even they are not checked out. I have checked for option check out required to NO but even the ...
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How to create 2 level left navigation with code

I need to create a function which will build 2 level left navigation programmatically. Function should take name/title and url. Can some body show me how to create using SPNavigation or any other SP ...
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SharePoint 2013 custom TimerJob gets no results from list but same code as a console program returns results

Can anyone provide any ideas on why the below query returns nothing when inside a custom timer job. But when run from a console program it returns results. Note, both console program and OWSTimer.exe ...
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Relevant materials on how to create a new web application that have community site and integrate with AD

I need to implement a simple web application using SharePoint 2013 server, which mainly contains the following :- A new intranet web application , that uses our company active directory to ...
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SharePoint Designer 2013- Removal of 'Design View'

I am trying to understand the difference between SharePoint Designer 2010 & SharePoint Designer 2013. Found this blog by Asif Rehmani: Click here for the blog. He has explained the differences ...
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Fail to configure SharePoint 2013 with sql server 2008 sp1 r2

I have installed sql server 2008 r2 sp1 and share-point 2013. then i type the following inside the SharePoint 2013 management shell to configure SharePoint to use sql server :- **cmdlet ...
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Sorting problem in document library sharepoint 2010

When sorting by name in a SharePoint 2010 library, numeric results are sorting incorrectly. For instance "122_Test" will sort in front of "13_Test". I know at one point years ago Windows Explorer had ...
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User Information List doesn't match Userinfo Table

we are on sharepoint 2010. When I query the Userinfo table in the content database, there is one user that has tp_deleted = 0 and tp_IsActive = 1 but this user does not show up in the User Information ...
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Site Workflow to Move Files to Different Libraries Based on Document Type

I have 5 libraries in a site, one is a scanning queue library where documents are scanned into the library and then the file is QA'd and moved to the other libraries based on the "Document Type" ...
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QueryEx and Query behavior

I noticed a strange behavior when searching from IE and using the QueryEX/Query functions or the webservice. I always get System.ServiceModel.CommunicationException when I use the webservice to ...
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Community site are they available inside SharePoint foundation 2013

On this link http://www.apps4rent.com/sharepoint-2013-features-comparison.html it is mentioned that community site are avialable inside; SharePoint Foundation 2013, SharePoint Server 2013 Standard ...
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Creating a Calendar inside SharePoint

Does SharePoint 2013 provides any capabilities of having a Calendar inside my Sharepoint 2013 sites , where we can configured things such as events, public holidays, etc. and users can browser the ...
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How to upgrade my SharePoint 2013 trial

I have download SharePoint 2013 since four months ago , I worked on it for one month , then I was involved with other products. Yesterday I tried to login to the central administration but I got the ...
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SharePoint 2013 Discussion board Vs Community Site Vs Community portal

I want to build a Discussion board using SharePoint 2013, I did not work on discussion boards before, but after reading the web I found that there are three main approaches I can follow, either to ...
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Can not login to sharepoint 2013 central administration . TTP Error 503. The service is unavailable

I have downloaded a trail version of SharePoint 2013 , and i configured it and it used to work fine. but after that i was evolved with other projects. and yesterday i tried to access the SharePoint ...
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Creating modal dialog for adding item to list from another page

I'm trying to write web-part for viewing list items. It contains link "add new item". I should create modal dialog for adding item, and it must work from every page. So, I have JS for modal: ...
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While creating folder in sharepoint using C# takes much time

Yesterday I have programmed to create folder in SharePoint 2010 using C#. It's fine that code create folder but the problem is that while creating a folder it takes 5-10 seconds. And i think it's too ...
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Is it possible to have a column in the SharePoint List that allows the user to store a URL of a document that resides in a SharePoint library?

Is it possible to have a column in the SharePoint List that allows the user to store a URL of a document that resides in a SharePoint library? If yes, how will this work? Let’s say that there are ...
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Access SharePoint 2010 List remotely from a WPF Client using Lists Web Service

I recently developed a WPF client application from my local machine to access a SharePoint 2010 List from a remote SharePoint Server. I thought that I should use custom NetworkCredentials object to ...
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How to get the return username using javascript? [duplicate]

I am trying to store the username return by the variable username using the code below, but it seems nothing is returned (Username:undefined pops up), may somebody advise how to make it works? var ...
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How to show global navigation from level2 instead of level1 using SharePoint AspMenu?

I have a site collection with 4 sites under one another. site1 site2 site3 site4 This is how my global navigation looks like. But I want to show it like this i.e. I want to start ...
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How to get all the web application of SharePoint.

How do I get url of all the web application created in SharePoint 2010 with client object model using C#.
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Add-SPSolution Invalid character in the given encoding

having a problem running Add-SPSolution .wsp. get the following error: Invalid character in the given encoding. line ##, position ##. Invalid data. we have 6 dev servers dedicated to sharepoint ...
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Populate Sharepoint list from a web service

Sharepoint / Sharepoint Designer 2007 I have a sharepoint blog site and I need to add a company to each new post. I created a list "Company" and a lookup column in "Posts" that uses the "Company" ...
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How to display drop down menu (top navigation) - trying for many days now

I am trying to display top navigation as drop down menu just like you see in theme "seattle". I created my own theme, then I went to "Design Manager" and then I went to "Snippets". I copied the ...
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Showing separate title for different site when using Managed Metadata for Global Navigation (screenshots)

I am using Managed MetaData Service to display Global Navigation on my site. If you take a look at the following screenshot you will see I have created two labels for both English and Arabic. For ...
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How to make global navigation show drop down menu?

Guys here's my situation. I have a site in English and Arabic (using Variations) as below. English (main site) Arabic (target) I want to create a sub site called "About" with following pages. So ...
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Retention policy and recurrence

I'd like to set up a retention policy in a document library so that the editor of a document recieves an e-mail when the document was not modified within the last year. Then the editor of the document ...
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adding fields in SharePoint 2013 C#

what is the different in adding a field and creating a field ? SPFieldChoice category = (SPFieldChoice)list.Fields.CreateNewField(SPFieldType.Choice.ToString(), Constants.category); or SPFieldText ...
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Just set up Item Level Auditing in SP2010, can see months of audit data

I'm fairly new to SharePoint administration... Up until this point, I've been mostly a front-end guy (custom lists, dashboards, all that jazz) and while I've had occasion to go into Central Admin or ...
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SharePoint 2010 - last modified by who

A few days back, it has come to my attention that a specific site was again modified in SharePoint 2010. A week before i had fixed it so people could use again a webpart. Today i saw it was again ...
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Sahrepoint dialog open event

I have an initiation form for my workflow. The form uses a people/user picker. This picker opens a dialog, in that dialog the div in which list of people appears comes with a small height in Internet ...