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accessing owssvr.dll in sharepoint 2010

I am creating a task scheduler for Windows Server 2008 to send mails for events whose date has passed and I am trying to access the task list using owssvr.dll with the following code in sharepoint ...
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Retrieve large data from SharePoint List without using splist.EnableThrottling Property?

I have an requirement of fetching bulk data from sharepoint list using SPquery. Here is the code DataTable dt=new DataTable(); SPQuery query = new SPQuery(); query.ViewAttributes = ...
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Print Version history in Sharepoint 2010

Is that possible to print out version history at Sharepoint 2010? If possible, please advise. Thank you.
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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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Assembly binding failure for all old Microsoft.SharePoint (version 12.0.0.0) dlls

My SharePoint 2010 dev box seems to have gone crazy today. I started to get an error when using U2U's CAML builder and trying to connect to a site using the Object Model. The error message is as ...
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The best practice for moving content database between two farms

I have two farms both running SharePoint 2010 and SQL Server 2008 R2, basically something like a development environment and a production environment. I have a site running on web app - port 80 and it ...
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Content Database showing 0 (zero) site collection after content database attach

I have two server farms, Server farm 1 and Server farm 2. Server farm 2 runs SharePoint 2010 Enterprise with SQL Server 2008 R2 Enterprise and Server 1 runs SharePoint 2010 Enterprise with SQL Server ...
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Searching Site Farm / Collections for instance of URL

I am looking into a way to search for a specific URL within SharePoint. I have seen the solution that searches with PowerShell script for searching lists for specific links? and ...
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How many Web applications can be hosted on a SharePoint 2010 WFE server?

I want to know the max number of web applications that can be created on SharePoint WFE. Is there any limit or does it depend on hardware? Also, does it depends on IIS version?
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Sharing data between multiple site collections

We currently have no central records for the addresses of our offices around the world in Sharepoint. Different teams maintain their own address lists, and a search for an address may return various ...
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Copy publishing pages from MOSS to SP2010

We are upgrading some publishing sites from Moss to SP2010. We have created new master pages, page layouts and updated code to work in SP2010.We just want to migrate data now(pages and items in ...
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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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Can i create a security group with the proper permissions and have farm account run only as a service account?

On my SP 2007 environment I been trying to have my administrators not use the farm adm account for their administration and use their own credentials. So we started by creating a security group with ...
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SharePoint caching and how to ignore it

I am new to SharePoint so I may be asking a very simple question. We have a webservice in java which accepts a username and password and using these crendentials it hits SharePoint (using ntlm ...
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Organizational heirarchy in SharePoint 2010

I have scenario here where the organizational hierarchy is unstructured in AD. Is it possible to define a fresh organization structure in SharePoint 2010, so that i can use the information internally ...
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What is downside of reducing the workflow timer job in SharePoint2010 from 5mins to 1 mins

I am working on a project which trigger the workflow in code asynchronously, the default time for the workflow timer job to pick the workflow is 5 mins , I would like to reduce the timer job from ...
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SharePoint 2010 custom 401 error page on authenticated site

I'm trying to create a custom 401 error page for my site. The setup is a SharePoint 2010 enterprise site with subwebs. The entire solution requires authentication (no anonymous access). I've tried ...
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How to print bulk document from SharePoint site

How can we print bulk documents from SharePoint site through the browser? We have to print the documents through browser means at client side not at server side. The printer is not in the server ...
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Sharepoint 2007 Site Actions IE9 doesnt work

We have a public facing website which is custom branded. Up until viewing the website in IE9 all standard Sharepoint functionality worked such as Site Actions. All browsers work with it. Recently ...
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How can create a view to filter the a list based on the current login user

How to create a view based on the current user is in a Person or Group field , this Person or Group field can contain multiple user but not SharePoint Group ,I try to use the contains to filter the ...
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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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How to get List Item from sharepoint list based on ItemID

Dynamically I am adding radgrid to the page. I need to retrieve list item from the SharePoint list. Say I have 10000 items in the list using SPQuery, I will get filtered records as 2000 items. Here ...
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Server Error in Save Site as Template in SharePoint 2010

I am getting the following error when saving a site as a template (just this specific site is having this issue - other sites in collection successfully save as template) ...
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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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Missing OOTB Enterprise Workflow Templates

I am using a SharePoint 2010 Enterpise server, with the Norwegian language pack installed. The issue that I am having is that some of the standard OOTB workflows (within the Workflow feature) are ...
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Error when activating SharePoint Server Publishing

I'm trying to enable/activate the SharePoint Server Publishing Infrastructure and then the SharePoint Server Publishing but when I click on activate I get the error below. Any ideas and thanks in ...
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Does Sharepoint offer live editing?

I'm hoping someone can alleviate my confusion. I'm trying to find out if any Sharepoint versions offer something like Google Docs' live-editing capability. What I mean is: Two people can edit a ...
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Limiting the choices available when user clicks “Create”

When a user clicks "Create" from the "View all site content" page, a silverlight dialog box pops up presenting them with choices. We would like to limit the choices available to them in this dialog ...
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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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Using Third Party editor in sharepoint 2010

Sharepoint 2010 content editor is better than sharepoint2007 but it's lacking lots of functionality. Is it possible to "substitute" standard rich text editor with something like Telerik Rad editor? ...
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In SharePoint 2007 what feature or solution added the WebPart Page Doc library templates?

In SharePoint 2007 what feature or solution added the WebPart Page Doc library template? We have it on one Farm, but not another. Is it part of the Fab 40? A site feature or a Site collection ...
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Creating Custom List Definition in sharepoint 2010 using Wsp Builder Project. getting Error

I have created new Wsp builder project and Added one feature. In Element.xml file i have Define the Custom List template. I have Created the Custom List and named as Schema.xml. I added the ...
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How do you switch to a different site template in SharePoint 2010?

If you used a site template (such as the Document Center template) and wish to use a different template (such as a Team Site), how can you accomplish this? More importantly, how do you do this ...
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Replying to an Email Alert from a Discussion Board List

I'm trying to get a definitive answer to a question about list alerts. When I setup an alert on a SP 2010 discussion board list, I can create a list item and receive the alert. But when I reply to ...
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sharepoint sandbox solution use spribbon class

I want to add contextual tab. Using farm solution i am able to add contextual webpart this is my code using that i am able to add contextual Tab in farm solution ...
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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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SharePoint Workflow Development in Visual Studio 2008

For the development in SharePoint 2008, I been installed Visual Studio 2008 extensions for Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 v1.3. It is successfully installed, but when I create a new project in ...
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Error in GetUserProfileByName (after August Update)

Last Friday I installed August Update on my SharePoint Server 2010. In my InfoPath form I get current user account by SOAP request (GetUserProfileByName). In Connection settings filed "Parameter - ...
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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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Should SharePoint Alerts automatically adjust for Daylight Savings Time changes?

We have a SP2010 farm that is up to the October CU. After the time change, some users report that alerts that were sending out at 10am are now being sent at 9am. I've googled a fair amount and found ...
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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 2007 : Custom Field Type

I'm trying to create a custom field type in SharePoint 2007, and the steps I did as below: i) Create a Class Library project in Visual Studio. The code: public class CustomField : SPFieldText { ...
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Setting up deadlines for a time sensitive workflow

I'm creating a typical three state workflow where the Approver must approve after a certain number of days. It was suggested that these deadlines for the Approver shouldn't be set from the workflow, ...
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Using SPDatasource with a dropdownlist — Need to dynamically pass SP List

I am creating a custom webpart for SP 2010. I need to use the SPDataSource control with a dropdownlist. I got this to work perfectly if the SP list is hardcoded in the node, but what if I dont know ...
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User Profile Synchronization - cannot import users without DN entry

I need help in troubleshooting the problem with User Profile Synchronization. Issue: Some users were treated with stsadm -o migrateuser command and they no longer being imported from Active ...
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Sharepoint Site Missing after failed patch

I attempted to apply update KB2553018 to Windows Sharepoint Services 3.0 (via Windows Update) running on 2008 Server (32bit). The updated failed with Event ID 20 in the System event log: ...
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InfoPath form template not displaying in custom Application Page [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: SharePoint InfoPath formviewer part I have a requirement for opening an InfoPath item from an InfoPath library in a custom application page. Here is the code: ...
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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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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) ...