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OWSTIMER takes up to 95% of RAM Memory - Server goes slow

I am running sharepoint server 2010 with 8GB RAM. I have a SP Designer Workflow running on my portal. The server used to respond but now when users try to hit the URL they get an error message. I ...
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Non-Authoritative Sites in Enterprise Search

I have two content sources. The first is the SharePoint site itself, with around 400 items in its index on my test environment. The second is a public facing website (external, non SharePoint) ...
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Term.IsAvailableForTagging

According to MSDN Gets or sets the flag indicating whether a Term object can be used to tag in the tagging UI, but does not affect its visibility. I am just confused and want to know what is tagging ...
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Uninstall and remove the solution from SharePoint Server 2010 thoroughly

I want to ask how to uninstall and remove the solution package from SharePoint Server 2010 thoroughly? I have a problem when I deploy a solution in SharePoint Server 2010. This solution had deployed ...
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SharePoint 2013 Site Definition Toolbar Type Standard not showing

I have a problem with the toolbar type "standard" in SharePoint 2013. If I insert a XsltListViewWebPart with , there is no "New Element" button. And no "View Choice" and something like that. I've ...
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How to Share a document with Read Permission Level?

We are creating SharePoint Groups right now, and we have a lot of people in a group called Readers with the Read Permission Level. I have noticed that they are unable to share documents. When they ...
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Export Event with Attachment to outlook

I am exporting SharePoint 2013 Calendar event from custom command > Export event to Outlook. But the problem is that I want to export attachment along with event: By default it's exporting only ...
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Multiple lines of text not accessible in $select/$expand query : Sharepoint 2013

On-site enterprise install of SP 2013. I have a list called Questions. This list has a Title, ID, and a custom field called "Question" that is a Multiple Line of Text field set to type: Plain Text. ...
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sharepoint 2013 compatibility between different front end with different windows server

It is possible to have a farm with different front end servers with different OS installed on it , one 2008 R2 and one 2012 ? if it can be done , is there any constraint related to that or mal ...
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Ascertain the method of file upload in SharePoint 2013 document library?

In an ItemAdded event receiver, is there a way to ascertain whether the file was uploaded via the "new item" button in the document library or whether it was dragged and dropped into the browser ...
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PassPhrase is not valid in SharePoint 2013. Powershell not connecting to SharePoint farm to reset passphrase

I have removed Project server instance from my SharePoint 2013 farm. After that when I tried to run the configuration wizard, I found that the old passphrase is not valid. When I open powershell, the ...
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How to add items to a document library when uploading a file using Rest in SP 2013?

I am trying to add file to document library by using REST IN SP 2013 APP MODEL. This is my code I can upload file to document library but I can't add items value to that document library in fields ...
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SharePoint 2013 Calendar Reservation

My company moves to Sharepoint 2013 and wants to have a reservation calendar. But the feature called resource reservation not enable in 2013, just in 2010 based on 'Group Work Site'. I can make it ...
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Cross Site Publishing

I have enable Cross Site Publishing feature. In the first site collection I have enabled pages library as Catalog. In the another site collection I am connecting to first site collection. Pages and ...
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How to find out new pages / lists / listitems added to the intranet site?

Is it possible to find what new pages / lists / listitems have been added to the intranet site and generate a report on daily basis ? We have to implement this on sharepoint 2010 and also on ...
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Only show first preview of posts on blog site homepage

We have a SharePoint blog site, with the default Posts view on the home page. Some of the posts are quite long, and take up all of the page, removing any value in having a list of posts on the ...
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Check given user's listItem permissions with SharePoint 2010 Managed Client Object Model (c#)

Is it possible to determine if a user can access a given item identified by its url without the users context - it has to be done with CSOM. Code so far: var file = ...
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SharePoint 2013 Active Directory FBA Change Password solutions

I have a SharePoint 2013 set up using mix mode authentication. Windows authentication for internal users, and Forms Based Authentication using an LDAP provider against Active Directory for external ...
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SharePoint 2010 - prevent My Site access for some users

I have the situation that we have two SP2010 farms, one for internal and one for internal and external users (different AD's, with trust relationship). Goal: I want to have only MySites for internal ...
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SP2010 PeoplePicker(PeopleEditor) for Mobile Device

I want to use a PeoplePicker or a PeopleEditor on Mobile Devices(via browser, under SharePoint Mobile View) just like on a desktop browser. Firstly, I tried to add the PeopleEditor control in code ...
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How to check Reset all subsites to inherit this alternate CSS URL Programitically?

I had set Alternate CSS URL programmatically. But next CheckBox of "Reset all subsites to inherit this alternate CSS URL" is not checked it self. I want to check it programmatically. Please Suggest ...
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EndPoint Failure

Running a 2013 farm in RTM state right now...have several servers in the farm 2 WFE, 2 APP Servers, 4 Search Servers. Been seeing these errors in my event logs and it's very random...sometimes it ...
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Navigation using Term Store in my enterprise Wiki Site is not working well

My problem is as follows:- I have a site collection that contain an Enterprise Wiki template. I create a new Term Store I link the term store to the “Wiki Category” column. When I add or edit a Wiki ...
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Managing my user permissions for my Publishing site  enterprise wiki

I have created 5 separate enterprise wiki sites, which can be accessed using the following URLs:- …Wiki/HrManuals ..Wiki/SalesManuals ..Wiki/TechnicalManuals ..Wiki/legalManuals Now I need to ...
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Import-Spweb is changing the user id if the user does not exist in the organisation anymore

We had to restore a list (which has versionsing enabled) in our PROD enviornment SP 2010 August CU 2012. We used the following command metioned below: Import-SPWeb http://example.com/projects/myList ...
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ListService.getListItemcompleted Event in BackgroundWorker's doWork Event not working

I am doing outlook 2007 vsto programming with SharePoint Server 2007. Now problem is that as I am calling getListItemAsync asynchronously so the GetListItemItem completed event is not firing.So the ...
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How to upload file in document library in sandbox solution? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Upload file using sandbox solution How to upload file in document library in sandbox solution ? File upload control is not working sandbox in sandbox solution
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Send Notification to an AD Security Group using Nintex Workflow 2010 [closed]

We use SP 2010 + Nintex Workflow Enterprise 2010. Question: I am using Send Notification action to send an email to the AD group. The email is sent to individual users however the group members do ...
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How to send email to a specific list item

Is there a way to for a user to reply to a workflow(generated on create item) email and make that email content attach to that particular list item? This list is a issue tracking list and part of a ...
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Sharepoint 2013 designer workflow error 401

I have created a designer workflow in SharePoint 2013 and i have published the workflow as a non system account (as required).But when i check the status of the workflow it say internal status ...
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ExcuteQueryAsync functions inconvenient

Can any body explain this ? clientContext.executeQueryAsync( Function.createDelegate(this, this.onQuerySucceeded), Function.createDelegate(this, this.onQueryFailed)); it always output an Error in ...
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Event Reciever firing twice sharepoint 2010

Hi I have a event receiver(item adding,item editing,item added), it was working fine before ...now it has started to fire twice...any suggestions?
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SharePoint 2010: What is the difference between backing up a Site Collection and exporting a Site Collection?

Lectori salutem, I am reading into backup and restore operations in SharePoint 2010. I have noticed that in Central Administration > Backup and Restore > Granular Backup there is the possibility to ...
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Can we access list from other site collection sites using javascript object model?

ECMAScript object model can only be used in SharePoint sites. So you can’t use this object model in an asp.net site to access SharePoint resources deployed in another url as this is cross-site ...
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Dynamically get default display form url in sharepoint 2013 by REST or JSOM

How can I get default display form url of sharepoint list item via Rest or JSOM. I found the result by link: How to get the Display Form URL, using REST But the XML returns all of the display form ...
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Remove whole ribbon from list form?

I want to remove the whole ribbon from a custom list form. how can I do this with SharePoint designer?
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Best practice to add list item in SharePoint Server OM?

from the below codes, which one is best practice and performance wise also:- CASE 1: using (SPSite oSPsite = new SPSite("http://website url/")) { using (SPWeb oSPWeb = oSPsite.OpenWeb()) { ...
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Under what permission does Workflow run?

I would like to know under which account does the workflow run when:- Start manually Automatically on item added/changed And under account does an impersonation step run?
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CAML query on Sharepoint List without duplicates

How can I retrieve all elements in a List ignoring duplicate entries So if List A contains: Employee A Employee A Employee B Employee B Employee C Employee D Employee E I want to get ...
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Cannot access SharePoint Online site because of corrupt master page

I was trying to edit my master page and attempted to upload a new file. It seems that it was unsuccessful but when I try to go back to any page of my site, I get the following error: An error ...
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powershell script to move/copy files from network path to SharePoint sub folder

if((Get-PSSnapin "Microsoft.SharePoint.PowerShell") -eq $null) { Add-PSSnapin Microsoft.SharePoint.PowerShell } $spWeb=Get-SPWeb -identity ...
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How to create Visual Studio Master Page project for SharePoint 2013?

I have seen few videos and read articles on creating/deploying custom master page via visual studio in SharePoint 2010. I would like to know if there is any manual/walk-through that shows how to ...
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Is SharePoint the flagship product of Microsoft in terms of collaboration?

Microsoft has a lot of enterprise applications out there. Is SharePoint their leading product in terms of collaboration?
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How to delete a my site for a single user - SharePoint 2013 on premises

A 'my site' has somehow been set up incorrectly on SP2013 OnPrem. I would like to delete the site for this particular user, to allow him to create the site again, presumably correctly this time. Can ...
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Hyperlink column

I'm using two textboxes. One textbox that saves the link to my hyperlink column: http://... and one textbox that saves the description. But i can't get it to work. I've tried new ...
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Use of Virtual Machines for Sharepoint Development

I am beginning with sharepoint Development, I was looking for Suggestions and quite a bunch of tips for Developing for Sharepoint on VM's or in Physical Machine. I have set up Windows Server VM ...
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CAML query to retrieve the second set of three list items from the announcements list?

The CAML query to pull say 3 items based off of the following requirements seems pretty starightforward: Title is not null Expires(Expiry Date) is greater than or equal to Today Order Created in ...
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Item added or item edited Sharepoint 2010 event receiver

I am working on Sharepoint list form with 10 fields. The first time when I add the new item I fill in 8 values and id is generated. Next time I edit the form I fill in the one of the two remaining ...
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SharePoint 2013 Add Read more link in Announcement web part each list items

I want to add Read more link in my Announcement Web Part I followed this blog post: http://www.learningsharepoint.com/2013/04/07/styling-announcements-with-javascript-using-js-link-in-sharepoint-2013/ ...
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copy a SP 2010 site collection from prod to dev

We are trying to copy a SP 2010 site collection from our prod environment to dev. The site collection has it's own content db. Is it possible to just make a backup of the prod content db, restore it ...