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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 ...
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How to set Taxonomy Control using jQuery

I have a list with managed metadata column. In the new and edit form, I would like to set the value of that field using javascript. Is it possible to set the Taxonomy Control ...
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How to provide read-only access to a subset of library documents?

Let's say we have a library of Dept docs with R/W access for Dept members. - Some of the Dept docs need to be shared but not all, only that are "ready" to be shared as READONLY to Dept Visitors. - ...
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Should I patch my intranet SharePoint?

SharePoint patching is a hassle and takes a lot of time to test and deploy, My SharePoint is an intranet site (within my organization's premises). Some fellow IT admins advised me to patch only ...
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Cannot add the specified assembly to the global assembly cache: log4net.dll.

I have a project that reference log4net. In the package I have specified that the assembly should be deployed to the GAC. When I try to deploy the application from VS2010 I get the following error: ...
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Is it possible to modify master pages and web parts from a .wsp file?

Is it possible to extract the various projects from a wsp file to work on say the masterpages, web parts and other custom user controls just like I would in Visual Studio 2010?
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how can I edit user profile information in sharepoint via powershell?

On our SharePoint Enterprise 2010 (not Sp1) our user profile sync is broken so changes to user profiles in AD do not get pushed to SharePoint. I know of a way to directly edit user profile information ...
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Export to excel option not work for FBA site

I have publishing site where i am using the FBA authentication with custom login page. Everything is working fine but when i am trying to export to excel from list its not work. Even i am not able to ...