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Error when creating new site collection

When I create new site collection following error occurs "The URL '/sites/xyz' is invalid. It may refer to a nonexistent file or folder, or refer to a valid file or folder that is not in the current ...
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Friendly URL and Content Deployment

SharePoint 2013 has introduced Friendly URLs and is implemented using Managed Meta Data Service. The Content Deployment will complain Metadata Navigation is not supported Deactivate Metadata ...
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XSL - Grouping by list item column with multiple entries

I am attempting to utilize XSL to format results pulled from a document library, but unfortunately this is my first stab at XSL ever. The columns in the document library are fairly standard - Title, ...
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Creating Sub Calendars that Feed a subset of Events to Master Calendar

I need to create a site where designated users can create events for their own respective calendars, which then get approved by a supervisor, and afterwards can be optionally pushed up to a master ...
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SharePoint 2010 Add new item link disappears with broken inheritance

Hello Stackexchange SharePoint masters :) I've been a long time reader of this marvelous source of information but at long last I could not find a solution to a problem I encountered so I figured it ...
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Active Directory User log in to SP! after he register his cv , i only want him to view it not other users how to solve this?

I have two users 1 Aministrator and 1 Guest. I have created a formula there u can fil in your "CV" after pressing register the information that the user has fillt in should be displayed in a Gridview. ...
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RichTextField vs NoteField class

I'm about to create a field called details so I was thinking to make it a NoteField then I discoverd RichTextField. And I found out that RichTextField inherits from NoteField which is a text box for ...
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Can we integrate the office Communicator in Sharepoint

Would you please help me if can we integrate the office communicator in sharepoint 2010 as live chat ?? or any link buttonn to open the office communicator user windows chatting ?? Regards,
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How to make that every users has it own sharepoint page

I am doing a project where I want to make several users to have their own page. User:guest1 has his own page in sharepoint Users:guest2 has his own page in sharepoint should i use site pages? or ...
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Gridview is not displaying

I have added a gridview in my Visual Studio project. The gridview is set to visible. After deploying the project the GridView is not displayed, but I don't know why. What can be the problem? I feel ...
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AD RMS using with Sharepoint 2010 and Form Based Authtication

I am working on a project, the need is that the site is for extranet and by using form based authtication the users can access the portal, I am stack at a point where I have to implement the RMS ...
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Error occurred in deployment step 'Activate Features': The parent content type specified by content type identifier 0x0101 does not exist

I have created 80 content types. some of them are inherited from some other content types. I have placed all the content types in feature in such an order that parent content types are at top. But ...
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Display SelectedItem.Value from Dropdownlist and Checkboxlist in a Textbox

Solved to add from dropdownlist,checkboxlist in a textbox multiple protected void ButtonAddDataBase_Click(object sender, EventArgs e) { string dropDownListValue = ...
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Clustering and load balancing

What is the difference between clustering and load balancing from SharePoint point of view? When we say "high availability" does it mean clustering or load balancing or both?
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RSS Viewer Customization

Would you please help me in the below two issues: First, How i can open the article feeds in a new tab... When we click on the "More..." Button since it's open on the same tab (How i can add the ...
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SharePoint configuration and content databases

Can 2 servers in SharePoint farm have their own SQL server database? Or they must share database? because when I was installing second server in farm it said that servers must share config database. ...
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Do I need Office 2013 & the premium edition for Visual Studio for my development and production environments?

In the following link http://social.technet.microsoft.com/wiki/contents/articles/15289.sharepoint-2013-best-practices-creating-a-development-environment.aspx it is mentioned that I need to have the ...
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Deploying SharePoint 2013 on two seperate server

I found some technical articles which mentioned that i need to have three separate servers for SharePoint production environment; - First one is for the Database, - Second server for Application, - ...
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Users cannot view page, permission issue?

I have setup a test user account and added them to a group with read permissions. Now I'm new to sharepoint, keep this in mind. I am trying to view a page I created with the Admin account, and it ...
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what does nullreferenceexception mean in my sharepoint log - my infopath form won't “submit” anymore

I tweaked my infopath form by taking out a Lookup field that i no longer needed, and deleting the Data Connection, and now i can no longer submit my form. I get this error: The SOAP response ...
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Setting my development and production environment for SharePoint 2013 server

I need to set up the development environment and the production environment for SharePoint 2013. I have read the following link on MSDN http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc262485.aspx which ...
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why do i have 2 OLAP cubes when i only expect one?

we have sharepoint installed on a server "SP1" we have TFS installed on a server "TFS2". we hooked the sharepoint server up to TFS and hooked it up to a subsite to my mainsite in my only site ...
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How to create WSP Package of a SharePoint 2010 site without VS 2010 (with SP Designer)?

I am having a site with publishing feature enabled. So "Save site as a template" feature is not available for me. Since I don't have control over the SP server farm, I am not sure about how I can ...
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How to publish an ALREADY created/published infopath form to another type (Content Type or Admin Approved template)

I'm trying to follow the steps to publish my list form (infopath-ized) as a Content Type so a subsite can 'see it' (add it to the Infopath Form Web Part in a subsite's webpage). unfortunately the ...
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Difference between document library and document library instance

I have added a document library via VS 2012 project. I noted that document library and document library instance added. whats the difference between two? which one I should add to feature for ...
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About SharePoint 2013 display language

Our sharepoint site has two languages, the default language is English, the other is Chinese. What is the mechanism for how SharePoint chooses display language in SharePoint 2013? I have found ...
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Need Guidance on Distributed Cache Service

Planning to Configure a farm with 2 Web Front Ends , One Application Server and a Database Server, this is for an internet presence site I am planning to having the Search Service installed on the ...
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Will SharePoint 2010 training courses be helpful to work with SharePoint 2013

Currently most of the training centres are offering classroom training for SharePoint 2010 only and not for 2013. And since we are going to start our first SharePoint project and we decided to go with ...
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The SPListItem being updated was not retrieved with all taxonomy fields [duplicate]

I have added document library template using VS 2012. and then added custom content types to this library. the content types includes 3 managed metadata fields. After deploying the project when I add ...
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SharePoint 2010 error when importing excel spreadsheet to sharepoint list

I get the following error when trying to import an excel spreadsheet into a SharePoint list. "The specified file is not a valid spreadsheet or contains no data to import" I have added this site to ...
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Content slider to show latest announcements, SP 2013?

I am looking for how to create a rotating slider that will display my latest announcements with title, excerpt and an image. Looking at this project: Content rotator for SharePoint lists it seems ...
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How to call a c# method in my XSL File

I have two lists Client and Project, each Client has from 0 to N Project stocked in his SPLookupField where multi values are allowed. And I created a new computed Column in the Client List where it ...
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Trying to sort out available online training courses for SharePoint 2013

I tried to contact many training centres in Jordan (where I live) but all of them currently only provide class room training courses for SharePoint 2010. And as I need to start a new SP project using ...
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Minimum code to render master page

I created a new blank custom master page in SharePoint designer 2010. Made it the default page and now when I open the website in browser it shows error: Error An unexpected error has occured ...
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issue using RichImageSelector in a repeater control : javascript error

I am having issue using RichImageSelector in a Repeater control. The code works fine for the first row and for subseqent rows i get javascript error. Onclick of a button new row of similar controls ...
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Environment setting & development tools for my SharePoint 2013 project

I want to start my first SharePoint project to build internal and external systems. So I am preparing to get the following to set the development environment and to publish live SharePoint ...
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What is a query server in SharePoint farm?

As per my understanding a farm consists of: SharePoint Server Database Now the above SharePoint Server can be one of the following roles: WFE Application Server So basically a SharePoint farm ...
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How to keep track of the content in the word document edited and changed by people in the team (apart from versioning)?

Apart from SharePoint versioning, how can we keep track of the content edited by the team members? Will the editors name available in the review (audit) section as a comment? Or how can we display who ...
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How to extract data from word document into sharepoint lists 2010

I have a challenge to extract data from word documents into a SharePoint list. Users send emails with attached Word documents containing forms filled out by users to be stored in SharePoint list. ...
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Custom ribbon button on NewForm.aspx not showing up

NOTE: I know this question has been asked before but the answers shown at Buttons not appearing in custom ribbon group do not seem to explain fully how to solve the issue. I added a GroupTemplate but ...
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How to change the from address name in the outgoing email settings in SharePoint 2010?

For some reason the from address on the list or library notifications I get are always prefixed with an "Administration". although I have the from address set up as CustomerPortal@MyCompany.com in ...
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How many users can login on an extranet concurrently using the same username and password?

I got asked an interesting question regarding the a number of users using a generic login to sign in at the same time across different machines. Is there a particular number that Microsoft recommends ...
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Modal popup error in sharepoint 2013

var options = { url: "http://siteUrl/_layouts/Page.aspx?ID=6", width: 800, height: 600, title: 'Attach File', }; ...
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Integrating customized HTML template in SharePoint 2010

I have got two HTML pages from designer. One is the home page while other is inside page. I want to use it in my SharePoint 2010 site. Is there a tutorial on it? Where do I start? Just to be clear, I ...
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Custom indexing Connector for Azure Blob not crawling

I am creating a custom indexing connector for Azure blob. It works fine if i just specified URL for single blob e.g. for myblob://searchconnector.blob.core.windows.net/MyBlob/mycontainer/myblob1.txt ...
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SPQuery on null lookupfield

I have a contact list with a company lookup field and I need to retrieve those without any company associated so I was thinking can I put it like this: <Query> <OrderBy> ...
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Item visible in Document Library, but not available to download

I have this requirement where some files in a document library file must be visible in the library list, but not available to be downloaded. I know how to implement this with custom components, ...
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Automatic translation from Arabic to English in SharePoint 2013

Is it possible to create content let's say a website page in Arabic and then have SharePoint translate it into English automatically? What I want is to have two versions of the website, one Arabic and ...
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XSL Style Sheets itemstyle.xsl

I have dynamic image slide show in website sp2010 . the first picture is hyperlink to other website. I found for image in itemstyle.xsl Can I remove (hyperlink for image ) from itemstyle.xsl from ...
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OOB Search core result webpart

This might be very simple, but since I am new to Sharepoint, I could not find enough information that helped me to understand how to implement OOB Search core result webpart. What I understand is, ...