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SharePoint As Network Shared Drive: How To Get Users To Use SharePoint as SharePoint

We're facing a problem where users aren't using SharePoint as SharePoint - they get a site, then they use explorer view to drag a bunch of folders/ files into "Shared Documents", they add a few people ...
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Cross Farm Service Applications - Need a reference sheet or table

This is more of a lazy question I assume :) , but I get lost at times when trying to come up with a SharePoint 2010 solution to a particular business requirement essentially when it involves working ...
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Use value of Hyperlink column in a calculated column

I want to create a calculated column, it should show the value of Title and the URL of a Hyperlink column called Main Website. But I get an error for my formula: =[Title]&" ("&[Main ...
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How to allow users to enter a custom email address into the Alert Me dialog?

Title says it. I have a Sharepoint 2010 instance that's for an intranet and profiles are managed by Active Directory. Because of this, users who hit Alert Me have their email prepopulated in the ...
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Getting items from rows 4-8 in a Sharepoint list using CAML query?

Here is the code Im using to retrieve the first 4 most upcoming announcements from the OOTB announcements list in sharepoint: How do I modify this to retrieve the next 4 (5,6,7 and 8) most upcoming ...
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SharePoint 2010 Profile Enhancements

I am looking for any 3rd party tools that would enhance the useability, functionality, as well as the branding of the SharePoint 2010 MySites. Currently we would like a more intuitive user interface ...
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Information Management Policy on list to kick off workflow that sends a weekly summary email

I am using SP 2010. My assignment is to create a process that sends one weekly email for updates/additions to List A, instead of on each change. I created a workflow on list A. Any time there has ...
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Names of different sharepoint release

I am new to sharepoint and little confused with the name of different releases. Different releases what I found on internet are Microsoft sharepoint service 3.0 (popular as MSS 3.0) Microsoft ...
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Getting rid of the session timeout in Excel Web Access?

I understand there is a 30 second short session timeout (if no interaction is detected) to a 5 minute extended sessiopn timeout. The userss would like their reports up all day, just refreshing every ...
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How to trigger event receiver on library when adding items to library through silverlight control?

I created an event receiver which triggers when an item added to the library.And it is working fine when i am adding items at library level(By clicking upload in ribbon controller of library).But the ...
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Site permissions

I was looking for setting more comprehensive permissions than what's available out of the box. I'm looking to set up a group where users have the permissions to create/edit lists, pages, libraries but ...
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404 Error when opening a link in the “Site Pages” list in SharePoint 2010

I am very new SharePoint development and have inherited an existing SharePoint development installation on a VM Ware image. Everything seems to be working correctly with one exception, so far. When ...
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Export SharePoint site content to PPT/PDF

I have a sharepoint site content that I would like to export to a PPT or PDF file, I couldn't manage to find any tool to do it, in your opinion, what is the most convenient way to perform this kind of ...
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Mount-SPContentDatabase error

I have recieved a copied database from a live farm and am trying to restore this database to my development environment. I have created a new web application and site collection and have restored the ...
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Sharepoint Feature Batch Deployment Script

Does anyone have a batch file we can use to deploy solutions and and activate features into sharepoint. The batch file should contain pause to allow features to activate and only then move on to the ...
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Changing the background color of a Wiki page in SharePoint 2007

Can't find anything specific on this on Google, but I am looking to find a way to change the default white background color of the main content area in an individual SharePoint 2007 wiki page. I have ...
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Hyperlink text to another list xslt

Anyone have ideas how I can link a text in another list. I have a one list(A) which contains items i want to display. I want to link to an article in list (B) Pages library using xslt dataview. Any ...
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Will Sharepoint Sync User Profiles if only Domain Groups are Used?

In my sharepoint, I have assigned permissions for sites and pages by using only domain groups - that is, I am not using any sharepoint groups themselves. This works fine. It allows me to add and ...
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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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SharePoint 2010 - The account in User Information is not up to date with Active Directory

I'm running a 2010 SharePoint environment and have encountered a problem in the User Information list. Previously a user logged in with username: domain\JackSh But his accountname has been ...
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Cannot change welcome page through provisioning feature

I am trying to provision a page to the sitepages folder (not that it needs to be in this folder) then change the welcome page to this page. I have a feature which was in another package (project) ...
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Give a visitor user contribute access in a document library folder

I am facing problem in giving a visitor user permission as "Contribute" on a particular folder inside a document library. In my scenario the user is added in the top site collection inside the visitor ...
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Change SQL Server Port for existing SharePoint 2010 environment - Howto

I have a SharePoint 2010 environment configured with SQL Server 2008R2. Currently SQL Server is running on 1433. I am willing to change the existing SQL server port from 1433 to some non standard ...
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Manage organization profiles: no profiles show up!

We're currently trying to implement an organization-chart by using the organization profiles. However, in the organization profile management-view show no profiles up - even the root profile is ...
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Upgrade problem with content dabatase

Have you seen an instance where the stsadm preupgradecheck passed on Features, but the Test-SPContentDatabase found errors and the mount failed?
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SharePoint 2010 PeoplePicker Control Not Displaying User Data

In a test SharePoint environment, I have configured the User Profile Service, and the user profiles have been successfully populated into the UPS using the User profile Synchronization Service from ...
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Cannot open file using Edit options

We recently had a few users in our environment upgrade to Excel 2010 and all these users are now experiencing the same problem where they cannot edit files by clicking them in the library or using the ...
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Sharepoint default page, central page not loading?

i am using windows 7 home premium and installed sharepoint 2010 enterprise version. i have tried all the necessary steps for clean installation. after successful installation and configuration of ...
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Ribbon issue in SharePoint Internet and Intranet

We had done a change in AAM for https to http traffic redirection in the LAN. On to the continuation, we are facing an issue in our SharePoint portals. (i.e.) We could able to edit/modify a ...
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People picker show user in groups

My company have about 6000 people, all of them are in AD. We have a big SharePoint portal and some sub SharePoint portal for internal use only. All of them are MOSS 2010. Each sub-portal have their ...
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SharePoint 2010 audience based on Windows Security Group contains 0 members

I'm running a SharePoint 2010 environment and have just set up an audience based on a Windows Security Group. I've set up the following rule: Operand: User Operator: Member Of Value: Windows ...
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How to get SharePoint 2010 List Items into .Net Application in another domain externally

I have a public facing SharePoint 2010 site and I want to access using C#. Net Application externally which is in another domain. Can anyone please explain step by step how to get it. Thanks.
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SharePoint related PowerShell tutorials

I am really interested in PowerShell for SharePoint Administration. Please help me with some books, sources or tutotials.
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Create a QA site similar to StackExchange on SharePoint 2010 [closed]

One of our client wish to implement a smart collaboration process for its vast pool of employees around 50k located across different continents. They already have SharePoint 2010 enabled as the ...
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How Can I Enable Editing for User Information AD Properties?

In a list, I have a column for users. When I click on the username it opens up the user profile panel with information gotten from AD for that user. This is good. You would think that if I ...
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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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how to capture screenshots of sharepoint 2010 dialogs

Sharepoint 2010 "modal dialog windows" emitted from IE can't be captured with PrtScn or Alt-PrtScn like "normal" windows. I have searched for how to do this and come up empty. I am using Remote ...
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How to translate and localize terms programmatically in sharepoint 2010?

I want to set label and description for non-default language programmatically. Similar to what is described in this video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d-eY9mP3EHU (sec 0:35). I tried using: ...
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Remove the text below the noteboard webpart when no post

Is there any way to remove the text below the noteboard webpart when there is no comments? "There are no notes posted yet. You can use notes to comment on a page, document, or external site. When you ...
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Workflow not starting on adding new item to list via a custom aspx page/form?

I am using FB Authentication and have a custom sign in page for Users(External) to request new accounts. On request, their details are added to a custom list. I have workflow on this custom list ...
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Avoid windows security pop up on starrting Outllook with a sharepoint connected list?

I have a sharepoint contacts list that I had connected to Outlook and now everytime my Colleagues or I try ro open up outlook it prompts us for our credentials. Is it possible to make it use windows ...
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How to Enable Email in Lists Without Using Exchange?

Salvete! I am running Sharepoint Enterprise 2010 on Windows Server 2008R2. I want to enable email in my sharepoint lists. I don't have Microsoft Exchange. We are moving from a 3rd party hosted ...
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Why Wouldn't Office 2010 Be Compatible with Sharepoint 2010?

When I open a Microsoft Office Database that is on my Sharepoint 2010 portal, it does indeed, open Microsoft Access 2010, but it says, "Read Only This database was connected to a Microsoft Access ...
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Customizing the Email text sent to users on granting permssions to various sites?

Where and what exactly should I be looking at editing to change the subject. body and other text of the default email that is sent by sharepoint notifying the user that he or she has been granted ...
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Creating a Drop-down menu in the Sharepoint 2007 Left Navigation

Basically I'm trying to figure out the best way to change the left navigation section in sharepoint 2007, the area that is also referred to as the 'quick launch bar'. I would like to implement a ...
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Enable Enterprise Features option missing in my Central Administration

I want to upgrade the existing Sharepoint installation to the Enterprise version, but there's "Enable Enterprise Features" option missing from my "Upgrade and Migration" portion of the Central ...
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Alert to warn site owner when content is outof date

Any idea how I can set an alert to warn site owner if content is out of date?
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IIS 7 Shared Configuration and SharePoint

Can someone guide me as to how can IIS Shared Configuration be utilized in a farm scenario for SharePoint. Is it advisable to replicate IIS configuration between different web servers that are hosting ...
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Changing the title name on the web browser tab?

I have an intranet portal and on the Browsers tab it shows "Home- Home". Now I did edit the page title and set it to "X.Inc Intranet". But now it just shows "Home- X.Inc Intranet" What else ...
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anchor tag in SharePoint master page

Hi can someone help me in putting up a anchor tag in SherePoint custom publishing master page. Actually I want to open a site page on click on this anchor tag, this site page will be in the top level ...