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Checking permissions of a user that is in an AD Group within a SharePoint Group

I've been mucking around with checking permissions to a site (SPWeb) for a bit and it seems there is no straightforward way to do this. The SPWeb.DoesUserHavePermissions doesn't seem to care about ...
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Office Web Apps opening after being disabled in Library

Some, not all, of our users are being forced to open Documents, Spreadsheets, PDFs, and what not in Office Web Apps even after the Library Tools | Library | Library Settings | General Settings | ...
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Forcing showModalDialog() when an item is clicked from a web part links list

We have a web part on a page that refers to a simple list with two fields: Title and URl. Obviously, this list is used by the end user to show links to various items (google, etc) on the web part in ...
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E-mail sent from My Site Cleanup Job

I want to change the template of the e-mail sent from the My Site Cleanup Job. I know the template is somewhere at ..\Microsoft Shared\Web Server Extensions\14, but i cant find the template. Can ...
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Individual check boxes will not be shown on “ Newsletter” View Style , for my document library and for the Announcement list

I have the following list:- 1. Document library 2. Announcement list. I did the following changes for the “All Item” view:- I change the View style from “Default” to “Newsletter”. Under Tabular ...
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when users clicks on the community site members, it will redirect to different destination

I have a community site inside SharePoint server 2013.and under the members section for the community site, if a user clicks on a member image, he will be redirected to either:- "People and Groups : ...
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How to delete members;s personal sites

I have created a community site, but some members of the community have created personal sites, which I do not want at this stage. But I am as the site administrator, I am unable to find a way to ...
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Content Query Web Part cannot use metadata with multiple values?

I have a metadata set which is part of a content type attached to multiple document libraries throughout my site collection. This metadata set allows multiple values. The metadata set isn't showing in ...
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SSRS Report Designer and SharePoint 2010 Mixed-mode Authentication

We have a SharePoint 2010 installation that connects to a SQL Server 2008 R2 reporting server which is running in SharePoint Integrated Mode. Initially, our web application was using Classic Mode ...
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Changing the top navigation bar Tabs titles [duplicate]

I need to change the tile for the top navigation tabs, to do so I search for these tabs inside the following folder:- C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\Web Server Extensions\15\Resources ...
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Active Directory group not displayed in membership tab in sharepoint 2010

I recently activated My Site in my portal. I wanted to display the users that belonged to a particular distribution list in active directory. I have created distribution list and also security group ...
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changing the title for the “Calenders in view”

I have added a calender App to my SharePoint 2013, and then i have overlay calenders. the result is that i will have a view named "Calenders in view" , but since the name is misleading , so from where ...
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Get selected value from drop-down and display the value in textbox

I want to get selected value from drop-down and display the value in textbox in SharePoint standard list form. How can I achieve this?
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Custom SharePoint 2010 Timer job - Inconsistent execution behavior

The same question is asked here on msdn. Background: I have a custom SharePoint 2010 Timer job that reads input data from an external database and then populates a bunch of SP lists in a number of ...
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Is it totally wrong to modify the Seatle.master page

I am new to SharePoint 2013 . and I have been asked to do a lot of modification to the SharePoint 2013 layout and CSS. So I have created custom CSS inside my document library, but some changes were ...
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Modify Email Alert for a Specific List

I am using SharePoint 2010. For one particular list on my site I would like to modify the email text received when a user receives an alert. I would like to replace the text Modify my alert ...
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Workflow Action to Clear Field in Current Item

The Question Is there a way, either through a hack or an action I haven't noticed, to clear the value in a specific field of an item, using a workflow? The Issue All I want to do is clear the values ...
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Adding a cusotm title for javascript:SP.UI.ModalDialog.OpenPopUpPage

I have a code snippet inside my team site home page which contain the following code to display a pop-up dialog, as follow:- <li class="ms-comm-adminLinksListItem" unselectable="on"><a ...
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Using External Content Type Pickers with Boolean fields

I have a SQL table with three fields - a unique ID I don't care about, a description, and a Boolean indicating whether or not the record is 'current'. This table is setup as a fairly standard ...
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Menu control in sharepoint

Is it possible to have a top menu in sharepoint like when i click on the tab it should provide me a mega menu.Is it possible through OOB of sharepoint..please share your ideas..
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How to make the current general calendar click able inside the “Calenders in view”

I have added 5 calendars inside my team site, then I have overlay-ed 4 calendars insdie a general calender. But currently inside the “Calendar in View” , the general calendar (blue calendar) is not ...
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How to redirect to another page using an event receiver?

I want to redirect to another page after an item is added to the list. I have referred many links and found the same alternative that is SPUtility.Redirect("https://www.google.co.in/", ...
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Limiting access for Form Library when using InfoPath 2010

I recently developed an InfoPath version of my company's performance management tool using info path. To limit access to the form, I added a restricted view page that runs thru form load rules that ...
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Adding to a document library using FileUpload

I am having major woes trying to add a file to the document library. I have modified a console app to use a FileUpload control. The major issue is that the file is not added to the library. Then I ...
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Limiting user to accept the agreement field and then proceed with site in sharePoint 2010

i have one StudentUser list in my site, having columns ("Name" varchar, "AD User" lookup, "Agree" checkbox). Now what i need is when StudentUser List member login first time, the first view should be ...
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Left Navigation - Group Similar Items into a Cascading Menu

I have a SharePoint 2013 instance where I need to group a set of links in the into a cascaded menu. The structure is shown below: Documents Support IT Support GP Support Change Request Feedback ...
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Pushing SharePoint information into a database?

I find myself writing more and more applications that use the SharePoint Object Model and web services, looping through them, and collecting information. I was wondering if anybody has to date ...
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Recommended Design Pattern

Is there a recommended and customized design patter to follow in order to create a SharePoint 2013 Solution?
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Asynchronous Automatic Refresh for my App part, is doing a full reload (synchronous page reload) [duplicate]

I have an announcement web App part, And I defined to have an asynchronous automatic refresh for my App Part each 60 seconds (as shown in the picture). But I have noted that on Firefox, chrome and ...
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SharePoint search results by date, descending

I have a SharePoint search results page using federated search results web part that I want to display latest results. I have it set up to spit out results based on date modified but I would like to ...
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SharePoint Farm containing two servers, how to configure one server to work in case the other went down

I have SharePoint 2013 server. And the customer required to have two servers inside the same farm. So in case one server went down to have the other server working. So how I can configure such a ...
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Adding external documents to Document Library

We are using report manager to create excel files. I need these files to appear in a Document Library. I've mapped a drive to the Library. As a test I've tranasfered from desktops to Document ...
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Custom user profile property

I have enabled search and in People search when I try to search people belonging to a particular department or unit, I couldn't get the search results because department is a custom property. I have ...
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SharePoint 2013 Add Custom Refinement “Sort By” option

In SP 2013 with refiners you have the ability to Sort By Name, Count, Number. Each of my lists have a Title and Order column. I want the items in my refinement panel on the search page to be sorted by ...
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Reasons for not using Sharepoint in an organization?

From your experience, is there any context where you should not use Sharepoint in an organization?
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Showing Word documenet & PowerPoint 2010 inside sharePoint 2013

I have uploaded a word document .docx to my document library inside SharePoint server 2013. but when i click on the document from the document library i will get "The webpage cannot be displayed" on ...
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Does Service Pack 2 patch for SharePoint 2010 contain all the previous cumulative updates and hot fixes?

I need to update my SharePoint 2010 farm with Service Pack 2 patch. Should i download and install only SP 2 patch or install all the previous cumulative updates before installing SP 2 patch?
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Who earns most, ITPro or Developers? [closed]

I am at the beginning of my SharePoint career and have two paths I can chose between: ITPRO or developer in SharePoint. ITpro sounds more interesting, personally. But I am wondering, who earns most ...
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Required only SharePoint 2013 Skydive feature

i have installed SharePoint 2013 sky drive on my POC server it works fine. My business requirement is to enable only skydive option, it means we have to disable News Feed and Sites feature on every ...
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Added a free app from SharePoint Store and don't know how to remove it

I have followed this msdn link, but it's not what I'm looking for. http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/fp161233.aspx I downloaded an app from the SharePoint Store and now I want to remove this ...
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How to control the paging item limit for my discussions inside a community site

I have a community site , but I am unable to figure out how to control the paging item limits for the following views ; Recent, What's hot & My discussions. I tried for example to modify the item ...
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Openning two javascript:OpenPopUpPage dialogs at the sametime

I have added a script editor inside my team site, that contains two links to show pop-ups dialogs as follow:- <li unselectable="on"><a ...
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Code to create a new task in task list for each user from people picker

Can any one let me know how to add a new task for each user from people picker. For example In my people picker i have 3 users (john,kevin,Tom).I want to create 3 separate tasks in task list for ...
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Custom CSS will not work on Internet Explorer 8

I have created a custom CSS file under my (site content --> style library) and I added a reference to this CSS on my master page. I test the layout on chrome, Firefox and IE version10 and it is ...
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Batch update URLs inside documents (PDF, DOC, XLS) within SharePoint Document Library

Our IT department is in the process of moving over the 2010 farm to 2013. There will be some lag-behind sites that wish to retain the original URL because the impact is too great to fix right now ...
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SharePoint 2013 with Google Chrome Version 29 is not working well

I am facing the following problems when accessing SharePoint 2013 using google chrome Version 29.0.1547.66 m:- On an Announcement App part I will get the following error:- TypeError: Cannot ...
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PowerShell script to update Task “Outcome” and “% Complete” fields

I have a problem (see Workflows do not continue after user completes a task nor do they update task outcome and percentage) that I can't get around. I thought about running a powershell script every ...
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We have implemented a real-time dashboard in SharePoint Online - Is it possible to hide a web part until it is fully rendered by the browser?

We have implemented a real-time dashboard in SharePoint Online. While the web part is updating [the screen refreshes every 5 minutes] we can see the underlying html (1st Screenshot) before it is fully ...
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upload multiple child docs not associating to parent list item

I have a Parent List and a Child Library. 1 Parent to many Children. The Child Library has a required column of Parent List Item, when you upload 1 new document the "new Item" dialog appears ...
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How can I set the permissions to gear icon

I have 4 different type user groups I want to display gear icon for Site administrators and Site owners only.Where can I set the permissions to gear icon