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Infopath 2010 form fails in attempt to use GetUserProfileByName method from UserProfileService.asmx

My attempts to retrieve UserProfile data for InfoPath form open all end badly with the same error so I have simplified down to one test case which I will try to describe below. Symptom 1: Event ID ...
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Record management in document management project - SharePoint 2010

For a document management project we need to implement a record management capability to a document library . Which template should we use? Record centre Or document Center? Record center has many ...
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Get Site Template ECMAScript

I have an ECMA script that I'm using to build a site directory (Thank you Bill Simser). I'm trying to add additional information such as the template the site is using, and not having much luck ...
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How to move/copy items from one custom list to another custom list without Designer?

I'm a guest to the site and after seeing the great quality of Q&A's believe it's worthwhile to 'put this out there' in the event anyone may be able to assist. Brief background: I have ...
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Planning my first SharePoint 2013 Wiki site

I want to start my first SP2013 project, and for the first release I need to build a knowledge base library for my company. I am planning to have the following general implementation steps, and I ...
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Not able to Upload files to the Hosted SharePoint 2010 Site Collection

We have a production site where we configured claims mode authentication for dual support { FBA | Windows } http://site as a root site with out host header, and two other site collection ...
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SharePoint 2010: Open with Explorer disabled on specific library

Environment: SharePoint 2010 Enterprise, Windows 7 Pro, ~200 users, I am the sole administrator and have full access to every aspect of the server/sites. The short version: The "open with explorer" ...
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failed to create receiver object from assembly

I have created two features and I want both use same receiver class so I created a class MyFeatureReceiver (somewhere in project SP/MyRecievers/) which implements SPFeatureReceiver and has an ...
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Configuring SharePoint 2010 navigation for publishing pages

I have created a new SharePoint web site, but I am having an issue getting the navigation to work as per the project requirements. The client wants the navigation to show on the first level of ...
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How to create the following list structure in sharepoint

I am trying to create a list with following structure in sharepoint 2010. Is it possible to create like this? You may say that enter values by leaving title as blank. But here Title Filed should be ...
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Error instaling windows Azure workflow in SharePoint2013 Preview

Can someone shine some light on this? Log Details: Error] [7/19/2012 11:26:38 PM]: System.Management.Automation.CmdletInvocationException: Could not successfully create management Service Bus ...
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User Profiles “User Information” -vs- Mysites

In Sharepoint lists, where it gives you a link to the user who created or modified a file, or to a username specified in a "user field" on a list, sometimes I get a plain "Edit User Profile" panel, ...
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How can I modify the Document Library Upload Form?

I'll be as specific as possible for this issue as I haven't found anyone of my normal resources that can help me out with this one. I have a Document library that we would like to have a field that ...
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SharePoint 2010 Ribbon loading issues

I've got issues with the SharePoint 2010 Ribbon. At first I thought it was exactly the same as this: SharePoint Ribbon Loading endlessly Here is what works: the page ribbon works flawlessly on top ...
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How to create a content source of type “web” with the option “Only crawl within the server of each start address” via powershell

I have a requirement to create a content source of type "web" with the option "Only crawl within the server of each start address" via powershell. I am trying the below command : ...
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“Exception of type 'System.ArgumentException' was thrown” got error when i have signout from webapplication in sharepoint 2010?

I'm getting this very error when registering a new user in Sharepoint 2010 (FBA) using asp:CreateUserWizard. For already existing users, the FBA login process works just fine. When I run the ...
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What's the downside of using backup and restore site collection as deployment methods in #SharePoint2010?

What's the downside of using backup and restore site collection as deployment methods in SharePoint2010? The downsides are: an not restore a previous version of SP site backup to a new version of ...
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How to move Search Service to another server SharePoint 2013?

I have multi server farm environment and I have configured my search service in server where my SharePoint server web applications are running, my server architecture: How can I run the search ...
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SPD Workflows (No Coding) are excruciatingly slow on SP 2013, But, Fast on SP2010 - How to improve?

We have SharePoint 2013 environment enterprise edition, and a deployed Workflow Manager server. All our servers have very powerful resources (CPUs & RAMs) Our SPD Workflows (No Coding) are ...
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SharePoint 2013 search result taxonomyfieldvalue

Unfortunately a SharePoint 2013 search result returns something which is not compatible with a TaxonomyFieldValue constructor. If you pass a search result to a TaxonomyFieldValue ctor you will get ...
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Problems hiding or setting the audience on a link within the quick launch

Good Morning All, I'm running into an issue where I would like to hide and show links on the quick launch based on a specific SharePoint group. I know how you can do it through the browser, but I'm to ...
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How to get ClientPeoplePicker value using javascript

can anyone please tell me, How to get ClientPeoplePicker value using javascript.?
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Error on using master page deployed in solution

I added a custom master page that someone else had provided me into a farm solution and deployed it from within Visual Studio. I created a default Page in the Pages library. I updated the master ...
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In SP2013 how to search a datetime property with querystring?

In my test SP2013 farm, on a page with OOTB search result webpart, I key in follow query string in browser: /sites/abc/SitePages/search.aspx?k=NewsArticleDate=2013/6/14..2014/6/15 It seems ...
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Office 365 SharePoint 2013 Send email with attachments

I need to send Email with attachments in Office 365 SharePoint 2013. We cannot do this using the sharepoint designer workflow. Is there any way to call exchange web service from javascript and ...
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List item with specific ID value

I want to copy a list items one by one to another list using PowerShell. Some items in source list are misssing. I don't want to create and delete empty items for missing ID values in source list. I ...
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SharePoint Claims, populate name field

I am using SharePoint 2010 foundation with a claims provider. I have build a custom claims provider in which I have working properly. My only concern is that I would like to display the users full ...
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How to make DIV tags accessible based on SharePoint role?

We have 3 DIV tags in master page (so, available to all pages on site). DIV 1: Employee DIV 2: Manager DIV 3: HR There are 3 groups in SharePoint:- Employee, Manager and HR. We want to make the ...
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Installing Powerpivot for SharePoint 2013

I am trying to install power pivot for SharePoint 2013, but not sure where to install the SQL Analysis service. Do I need to run the SQL setup on SharePoint application server or SQL server to ...
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In SharePoint 2013 is it possible to change the size of modal popup which opens when loading new/edit/display form of all lists?

In SharePoint 2013 is it possible to change the size of modal popup which opens when loading new/edit/display form of all lists? I want to inc the width and height. Please guide..
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Procedure to give the site URL name instead of localhost:port

We want to give our existing site URL a name instead of http://pcname:port, we would want to have something like http://speedsolutions Also, for the new sites that we would be creating we need to ...
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Error calling REST API in Firefox

I am using Rest API for Follow Functionality. My JS is working fine on IE but it doesn't work on Firefox(neither it goes under success call function neither under error. Is anyone having any idea ...
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How to add ribbon to application page by visual studio?

I have created one application page and deployed that.But ribbon is not appearing at the same page? Any guesses or solution for this?
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Display PDF with Read-Only view - SharePoint 2007

I'm using SP2007. I need to Render a PDF in a Document Library, in a page. But i need to restrict users from downloading, coping content or even printing the PDF file. Can this be directly in a PDF ...
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Farm backup failed due to Search sevice application database

I am working on one of my clients MOSS 2007 portal. I can successfully take backup of site collection. Since last few months we are getting Farm backup failed due to Search DB. I have few more ...
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2013 Workflow - Clearing a field

Using SP2013, SPD2013, 2013 Workflow I'm building some workflows that, at various stages, need to clear the data from a field. In this case it is a "Person or Group" field. The way I'm trying to do ...
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Sharepoint 2013 - SQL Server connection stopped working shortly after database server rename

We have an issue that has been solved, but I am trying to find an explanation. Our Sharepoint 2013 was working fine connected to a SQL 2012/Windows 2012 machine via a SQL Server Alias. We had to ...
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SharePoint repair after unknown failure

Few days ago something happened in my machine (for development - Win7 ver 6.1 (7601 SP1) ) and I saw blue screen two times. STOP 0x0000007A Physical dump fails with status 0xC000009c I scan my HDD ...
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Infopath 2010 rule on people-picker behaves as expected for new items, but fails for edit form

Using the standard solution of autopopulating a person field with the current user(data connection with web service and the form load rule similar to this ) I discovered that the solution works fine ...
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SSO SharePoint 2013 for 2 domains

Hi We are building apps with sharepoint 2013. Currently we have them setup as two web applications with two separate domain names - Wep App 1 - www.webapp1.com Web App 2 - www.webapp2.com We ...
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SharePoint People Picker search only from Active Directory

In sharepoint, when we search for users using "People Picker", it fetches the users from "User Information List" as well as Active Directory. Now, the issue is that, if we disable a user in Active ...
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“The server was unable to save the form at this time. Please try again”, when adding new announcement [closed]

I have a team site inside my SharePoint 2013. then i have added an Announcement app to the site, but then i try to add a new announcement i am getting the following error :- The server was unable to ...
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SharePoint 2013 editions

I am researching upgrade scenarios for SharePoint 2013 and cant find any official information. So the questions are: Am I right saying that SharePoint 2013 Foundation cant be upgraded to ...
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System.InvalidOperationException: Operation is not valid due to the current state of the object

This error happens on every page of the site. I click on link to open page like http://myportal.com/Lists/List1/ SharePoint open it and in url add smth like AllItems.aspx, so it url looks like ...
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How to measure SharePoint availability?

Management is on my back again. Now they want me to provide them with a measure of Sharepoint 's availability for reporting purposes. Given the system is architected for high availability makes this a ...
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Are documents in SP2010 saved directly to MS SQL Database

When I Upload a document e.g. Word or Excel documents to a document list. Are the files saved directly binary to an SQL database? If yes, could someone give me a url by MS, where I can find further ...
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Open Source SharePoint Project

Goal: Learn real-based SharePoint project based on customization with Visual Studio. I wanna learn the source code, architecture, N-tier etc of a completed SP project. Problem: Is there one or many ...
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SharePoint server 2013 is running too slowly on VM workstation

I have the following specification for my development environment; Host Machine:- Windows 7 professional. Core i7 (8 processes). VM workstation. 32 GB RAM. 700 GB hard disk. On the VM:- Windows ...
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Changing enterprise keywords column title programatically

I'm trying to rename an enterprise keywords column in a specific list of a subsite. In a Feature Activated event receiver i tried to set the column's display name by setting its title using the ...
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Reload Calendar without refreshing page in SharePoint 2010

How to reload calendar without refreshing whole page ?