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Showing the parent site's welcome page as subsite's welcome page

is it possible to set the welcome page of subsites(child sites) to the welcome page of the root site. so as the users go to the subsites, they will see the default(welcome) page of the root site. ...
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Chasing Sharepoint errors

Is there a good reference for setting up logging levels in Sharepoint? I am trying to keep my logs to a manageable, usable size but still get useful information from them.
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How do I restrict access to a particular page in SharePoint?

I want two pages from my site to be restricted from viewers until its contents are thoroughly checked by my team. How do I accomplish this? Thank you very much!
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Failed with 0x80004005 to create the view query or web parts for web

Feature 1 creates Site Columns Feature 2 creates Content Type and adds the site columns created by feature1 Feature 3 creates a List definition for mylist I have two Web tempaltes. I have added ...
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Alternative creation of new publishing page instance

I have some custom content type and custom page layout from that content type. This content type has HTML rich text field. And all my contents are page instances of that custom page layout. I need ...
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Installing SharePoint 2010 enterprise into an RODC site

I've not been able to see much on the internet about this but seeing if someone has actually attempted it. I've got a situation where I need to install 2010 enterprise into an RODC site. This is a ...
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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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Why are my list.view.query changes not being committed?

I'm using powershell to try to change the query for every view called either 'View Title 1' or 'View Title 2' in every list called 'News' in every subsite. The script doesn't throw any errors but the ...
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GetListAndView not working

I have just started sharepoint development using cloudshare. Now i am stuck trying to run the code below: myListService.Url = "http://sp2010/_vti_bin/Lists.asmx"; XmlNode myListView = ...
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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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SPSite.QueryFeatures method does returns nothing

Whenever I execute the SPSite.QueryFeatures method, it returns nothing, but if I execute the SPFeature.Update on a feature that I've update using the Update-SPSolution is works fine. Any ideas?
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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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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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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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Can't open PowerPoint doc in read only or edit view only opens in EI view

I am new to SP only use it to upload documents; however, in two instances (today being one) of them I am unable to get the option to view as Read Only or Edit it simply says Open or Save and when I ...
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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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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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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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Get User Profile Info from Preferred Name

I am trying to fetch the manager full name when a user name is populated in the people picker control. Here are the steps I am following: Added another control on page. The ...
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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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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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Customise Document Library Send to Location

I was itended to create a custom "Send to Location" in the menu for archiving purpose. In sharepoint 2010, I have managed to setup a new option "Archive Documents" in Central Administration > General ...
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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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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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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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Update List column value by email link

I'm with one problem setting up one email link to update automatically one column value in on list if clicked. I have one workflow to approve some permission requests, where when one request is ...
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Approval workflow: can an approver reject an item that they previously approved?

As I understand, the SharePoint 2010 workflow creates Task items for each approval, and once the task is closed (either approved or rejected), that's it. Can this be modified so that approvers can ...
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SharePoint calendar display BCS data

I'm trying to aggregate multiple datasources and display the data in a single SharePoint Calendar. The datasources are all fed from BCS, coming from a variety of systems. I have the BCS models / ...
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Does managed property play any role while crawl component crawls the content source in sharepoint 2010 enterprise search?

As per my knowledge,When crawl component crawls content source it prepares index partition and moves to query component.The query component takes request from user and with the help of property db ...
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User Profile Service: Cannot create syncronization connection

We have a very strange problem with User Profile Service. We configure the properly by following this guide provided here http://www.harbar.net/articles/sp2010ups.aspx. The User Profile Service and ...
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Outlook 2010 does not open SharePoint 2010 Overdue task

Microsoft Office Outlook 2010 integrates with SharePoint 2010 workflow notifications by providing an option to "Open this Task" on the ribbon. We have an issue where when the user tries to open an ...
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Is it possible to integrate Exact Target with SharePoint 2010?

My client is looking to integrate Microsoft Exact Target (ET) with SharePoint 2010 (SP10) for Email marketing. In doing so the client wants to benefit from the feature at disposal from ET and make it ...
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Document Template - Columns from Content Type

I have a custom content type that inherits from the document content type, and has 10 columns (single line of text). A document template has been added to the content type from my local documents. ...
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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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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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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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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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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 do I make the search crawler index custom web part properties

I have a custom visual web part with a single property named "SerializedTabs". It contains a JSON serialized set of tabs with titles and rich html content. I want these properties to be indexed by the ...
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SharePoint 2010 - Site Template with Folders

I have ran into an issue where a user has wanted to create a site template of a site that contains folders in a 'Shared Documents' web part. When we create the site template and include the content ...
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How to tailor permissions so users of the Contribute group are not able to delete web parts?

As of now when I add users to the OOTB Sharepoint 'Members' group with contribute permissions they are able to delete web parts as well. I tried two suggestion I found online: Go to site ...
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“404 FILE NOT FOUND” on my username entries

In Sharepoint 2010 Central Administration --> Security --> Manage the farm admii nistrator group (Central Administration : Site Settings : People and Groups - Farm Administrators), when I click on my ...
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Error “Application Server job failed for service instance. Reason: The specified module could not be found”

A few days ago my sharepoint instance started to bug out. Unable to deploy from VS2010 Error message Error occurred in deployment step 'Recycle IIS Application Pool': The specified module could not ...
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Manage Content and Structure Custom Errors After Upgrade

I upgraded to SharePoint 2010 and now I can not get access to the content and structure section located under "Site Actions". The runtime error appears telling me that an Application error occurred on ...
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Access Denied some times on default.aspx page?

I am getting "access denied" error some times for "Pages/default.aspx" and some times for different pages too. but if you refresh or type the page is showing properly. I am not understanding where ...
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Filtering documents (.docx) and web pages (html/aspx) files in Fast Search for Sharepoint 2010

We are setting up FAST Search for SharePoint environment and to provide certain back-end Audit we developed and application which returns the metadata of all the fields to know what is in and what is ...
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Reporting Server Integration with Sharepoint Server 2010

I have a Sharepoint server 2010 Enterprise in a public domain and a SQL2008 standard in a local domain (with an installation of sharepoint 2010 to support report integration). Does Microsoft support ...
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Which domain should I create my Service accounts in when deploying an Extranet on a Sharepoint WFE in the DMZ?

I am trying to install sharepoint on a server in the DMZ. Which domain (local or public (DMZ)) do I create the Service accounts in? Thanks
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Excel Service Application - SharePoint 2010 (Performance Management)

I have a SharePoint 2010 farm with three servers :- Server 1 - WFE Server 2 - CA + WFE Server 3 - DB Cluster + WFE I have Excel Calculation Services Started on all the servers.These are my ...