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How to disable sorting but allow filtering on DVWP

I want to disable sorting but allow filtering on DVWP. I have struggled much for it but not able to get rid of it. If I pass 0 in sortable then it takes away both filter and sorting from context ...
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waiting for a feature to be activated when the SPWeb is created completly

I have created a web scoped feature. In FeatureActivated method I try to GetLimitedWebPartManager from default.aspx file. But the web has not been created yet and default.aspx does not exists.
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customize Global Navigation (top link bar) without masterpage or publishing feature

I would like to change Global Navigation so that all Site Collections within the Web Application will be visible, without changing or adding new masterpage, and publishing features are not enabled. ...
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SharePoint 2007 Workflow for multiple items

In SharePoint 2007 what options do we have say if we want to enable an approval workflow on multiple documents not just one? It's for a Doc Lib which will contain approx hundred PDFs where there are a ...
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Storing information on any document library within a SPWeb

Where should I store information/metadata used for configuration on every document library in a SPWeb, and how can I let site administrators change this data (as settings, GUI)? My use case: When a ...
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Check booking conflicts in sharepoint calendar programmatically to avoid overlap booking for recurring events

Is there a way to programmatically check a booking if already exist in sharepoint calendar? I am saving recurring entries programmatically using the xml rule for recurrence as per this, for ...
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Unable to create a site column based on the Managed metadata type?

We are facing an issue while trying to create a site/List column based on the Managed metadata type on a specific Site collection on our SharePoint 2010 farm, it throws the below mentioned access ...
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SQL Server 2008 Installation on SP 2010

I'm installing SP 2010 on Virtual Machine Windows Server 2008 R2. My Question: Is it necessary to install SQL Server 2008 (or R2) before installing Sharepoint Server 2010? Plus, when installing SQL ...
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Add column to Workflow Status page

I have created a State Machine Workflow and I want to add another column on the Workflow Status page. Currently there are "Assigned To", "Title", "Due Date", "Status", "Related Content" and ...
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Managed Metadata column resolves the name by looking only at the beginning of the name..?

We are runnig on SharePoint 2010 and have created a site column of the type Managed Metadata, When we enter a name that exists in the Global metadata, e.g. "Check", it is not resolved because the ...
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Steps to migrate sharepoint site 2007 from one server in to another server

Steps to migrate SharePoint site 2007 from one server in to another server. please help me in advance. Thanks.
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Making identical copy of a server as a standalone for testing

I'm currently trying to make a "copy/clone" of a production server as a standalone one I can run on my laptop. I want the production and my own sharepoint server versions to be the same so that I can ...
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How to upload/download document to Document Library via WEBSERVICES? Also set metadata

I want to retrieve a template document from a Document Libraries, in order to allow a user to edit it, and then upload it back again to the Document Library. I'll probably need to set some metadata ...
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Workflow Task popup in Outlook 2010 opens constantly

I've came across an issue regarding approval workflow. I set up Approval workflow in SharePoint and want to approve by using "Open this task" button, but when I click this button, Workflow task popup ...
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How to remove or hide site actions and ribbon elements?

A coworker installed a solution package meant to demonstrate a product called "ShowMe For SharePoint" on a few site collections in our SharePoint 2010 farm. It created an item in the Site Actions menu ...
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Accordiion webpart in sharepoint 2010

i have a zone in a webpart page which has around 4 webparts in it. I want to create a accordion wp which when add to the webpart page, show the 4 webparts inside the accordion tabs. EDIT The number ...
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Dispose SPWeb object in recursive function

I have updated my code as per suggestions from suggestions on my earlier question , I still see the error message for one of my recursive function. Below is the code snippet to recursively loop ...
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changing property of build-in webparts when web creates

I have created a web template based on teamsite (removed wiki feature). I have added a task list and a members webpart on the onet.xml file. I want to change the default view on the task list and ...
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SharePoint User Specific Key Value settings

I need to create functionality to save user specific data like bookmark, favorites etc. I want to know about the best approach I can take to save the user specific data so that logged in user can see ...
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Trying to add another application server

I'm trying to add another application server and running into a problem on the products config wizard. It is indicating I am missing KB2553048 on the local server as well as the existing servers in ...
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What Different Between Regular Dotnet and Sharepoint

I have heard alot of computer programmer who mentioned that doing some coding in regular dotnet is different to Sharepoint because they see Sharepoint in a ERP approach feeling compare to regular .net ...
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How to show items from only two libraries with Content Query Webpart

Salvete! I have two document libraries, and want to display the contents of both libraries in one view. Can I do this with the Content Query Webpart? Is there a way to make it display in the same ...
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SharePoint 2010: Web Service to add links to User's Quick Link

I am looking out to build a solution using SharePoint 2010 where in user's can add bookmark to any page. I thought My Links will be a good place to keep user's bookmark. Is there a web service in ...
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Requirement Enough for Sharepoint 2010

Goal: Using the new laptop to be enabe to use Sharepoint 2010 Purpose: Improve my knowledge by using Sharepoint 2010. Drop and click and C# coding will also be involved when working with ...
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Sharepoint 2010 404 Error after Renaming Subsite

We are still in the process of rolling out SharePoint, but we’ve got the server up and running and the primary site is working. We set it up as sharepoint.mydomain.com. I then created a new site ...
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Incorrect entry in People Pickers causes drop down menu to be ignored

Getting a strange issue on a 2007 form within SP2007. I have a non standard drop down list which has validation against it, all working. The form also includes a people picker. I have discovered that ...
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Host-named Site Collections and Top Navigation bar

I have created a top navigation bar by implementing PortalSiteMapProvider and deploy it by a web scoped feature. if I create usual Site Collections Path-based SC it works and everything is ok, but if ...
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An empty pipe element is not allowed - the Powershell I copied fails

I am just trying to fix something to get my BCS external list created. All indications are that the server has too many rows for BCS so here is what I put into the Powershell IDE running as ...
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Errors while upgrading from Sharepoint 2010 foundation to Sharepoint enterprise

I currently have sharepoint foundation installed and the version number it says is 14.0.4762.1000 I am planning to upgrade to Sharepoint 2010 enterprise. Before upgrading to sharepoint 2010 ...
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different urls for site collections within same web application

I am using SharePointe 2010, and newbie with sharepoint. I am trying to create site collections by using powershell and c#. my client wants to have different urls for each site collection within same ...
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duplicated nodes in custom top navigation

Hi I have created a topNavigation class which implements PortalSiteMapProvider. the problem is that there is duplicated for the root site collection and root site collection contains only itself not ...
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Slow SharePoint Crawl

I am troubleshooting a poorly performing SharePoint Search Crawl. Background? 2 Million items, Single Crawl Server crawling itself with 4CPUs and 16GB of RAM. It uses 100% RAM for a while and hits ...
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Apply custom master for new site collection and sites under

This works for existing site collection and any new sites under it and their subsites BUT when I create a new site collection, well i can't even create a new site collection now as it gives me file ...
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Site creation in MOSS server which has SSL enabled?

Can one create sites/subsites in a sharepoint server (2010) using webservices if that server has SSL enabled? My web app is not SSL enabled. Thanks, Vijay
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SPEmailEventReciever - is this avaliable in sandbox solutions

I was wondering if you could write an sandbox solution using the SPEmailEventReciever class. In the SharePoint SDK documentation it says that the SPEmailEventREciever is not avaliable for use with a ...
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workflow inactive - after deployment?

my workflow is deployed through the following script in SharePoint 2010: # Set CurrentDirectory $callingDir = Split-Path -Parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Path [Environment]::CurrentDirectory = ...
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Restored infopath forms still opening using the new template.xsn?

I did a site restore from an unattached database in order to get back all of my old infopath forms held in a document library. Reason being that I had modified (deleted and replaced with new fields) ...
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What is the best practice for a CMS like SharePoint

Before diving into detail please read my former question for further details: Replacing a custom-developed CMS tool with SharePoint? To sum-up, I need to create-develop a sharepoint site to replace ...
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updating taxonomy

My question is. the users searches for items based on taxonomy field. suppose you have a MMS Field with name "departement" which can get value (IT, economy, ...). after a while the client wants to ...
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User Role And Permission

I am facing a problem regarding user role and permission while working on sharepoint 2010. Basically I need to show list items in which login user department match with list item department. I am ...
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Replacing a custom-developed CMS tool with SharePoint?

I need to develop/create sharepoint portal site to replace a custom-developed asp.net CMS tool. This custom CMS tool is a classic content management tool that content authors create/edit rich-text ...
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Issues Getting User Screen Resolution

I'm need to get the user Screen Resolution in my SharePoint site application page. My first approach was using: int ScreenHeight = System.Windows.Forms.Screen.PrimaryScreen.Bounds.Height; int ...
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Remember Me in asp:login control is not working properly with FBA authentication

I have created a custom login page for FBA and using asp:login control for login purpose. When I am deselecting the "Remember Me" checkbox then also it's is creating "FedAuth" cookie for that which ...
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Error Running Code Analysis in Visual Studio 2010

I am developing my web parts in SharePoint 2010 and have code analysis framework installed. I have 4 (1 is SharePoint project other are class libraries) projects in my SharePoint solution. All build ...
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SharePoint 2010 - Workflow emails have whitespace

I'm running into an issue with workflow emails that have whitespaces included in between each bullet point and I was wondering how I can remove them. Here is my setup: I have a SharePoint list that ...
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Managed Metadata and Word 2010 sync issue

We have a document library with a unique content type that contains a managed metadata type column called "Document Type". When bulk documents are uploaded this column is set to a default value called ...
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What could cause a document library in a custom site collection feature to be unavailable through REST API

I can see the feature is activated and visible through the UI, however when calling up _vti_bin/listdata.svc the document library is not listed. I have seen this a number of times now and have always ...
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Migrating Windows Sharepoint Services 3.0 from Windows 2003 x86 / MSEE to Windows 2008 R2 x64 / SQL Server 2008

I am having a helluva time with this one. I am attempting to migrate a 5 year old VM running Windows 2003 Windows Sharepoint Services 3.0 that was deployed as a standalone (thus to MSEE) to a ...
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Display web page preview with FAST Search for SharePoint

We have a enterprise farm installation of SP2010 and have configured FAST search for SharePoint. We have also enable office web apps for thumbnail and document preview. All setup is running fine. ...
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How to find who put the sharepoint site collection in READ only mode in Sharepoint 2010

I have one sharepoint2010 site. Suddenly i saw today that site has been put into READ only mode. How to audit, who has done this. I want to know who put the site into READ only mode(through CA->Site ...