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SharePoint 2013 Dev/Test/Production environment - Moving content

I am new to SharePoint and am working on a project with a separate SharePoint site on a different farm for each stage of development (Development, Testing, and Production). Is there a good way to ...
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WCF Service Endpoint not found (but service operations work OK)

Here is my problem: Does anybody know how to configure a WCF service hosted in Sharepoint to show standard WCF welcome page (the one with description and a link to wsdl)? I want to underline that I ...
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SharePoint 2013 Add Read more link in Announcement web part each list items

I want to add Read more link in my Announcement Web Part I followed this blog post: http://www.learningsharepoint.com/2013/04/07/styling-announcements-with-javascript-using-js-link-in-sharepoint-2013/ ...
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What is new in SharePoint 2013 ?

The SharePoint 2013 is now released. What is New in SharePoint 2013 ? What are they added in SharePoint 2013 then SharePoint 2010 ? What are the new features ?
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Pros and cons of code vs. no code in SharePoint development?

Here's my situation: I work in a user area and have been tasked with creating usable SharePoint sites for different areas. Some are doc management, some are collaborative work spaces, some are task ...
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Color code item row based on column value in SharePoint Foundation 2013

I have a custom list which contains a field called Status. In the AllItems view, I would like to color code each line item based on the value of Status. Is this possible to do withing SharePoint ...
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Which special Characters are not Allowed in SharePoint 2013 Files\Folders?

I am working on SharePoint Admin and Development part. One of our customer is using SharePoint 2013. User is getting Special character issue while uploading file in SharePoint 2013. We are searching ...
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How to move items between folders Document List?

Is it possible to move documents between different folders in Document List? EDIT: I mean possible for a sharepoint standard user, not an admin. For example, suppose that my Document Library has two ...
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Rich text Editor (ribbon based) in a webpart in SharePoint 2013

My goal is to create a rich text editor for a textarea in my custom webpart in SharePoint 2013. The data is saved outside the SharePoint, so I can't really use a sharepoint list for that. I really ...
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Can SharePoint 2013 apps run in SharePoint Foundation 2013?

I apologize in advance if this is a silly question, but I'm new to SharePoint, don't fully understand the concept of SharePoint apps and was asked to investigate this. I've been told that SharePoint ...
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Installing RBS

OK I have posted other questions about this but no answers were given so I deleted them and thought I would try one last time before calling it a day... I am trying to install RBS for SharePoint ...
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Apply master page for all subsites in SharePoint 2010

Working on a SP2010 Standard intranet/extranet project.I have created a master page to use for all sites. But i would like to apply the masterpages to all sites and subsites. So what i'm trying to ...
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Can I migrate Sharepoint 2010 databases from a SQL 2008R2 server to SQL 2012 server?

I'd like to migrate my SharePoint 2010 Foundation databases from a SQL 2008 R2 server (running on Windows Server 2008 R2) to a server running SQL 2012 (on a Windows Server 2012 box), and would like to ...
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How to implement Infinite scrolling to SharePoint 2010

For example: The search page in SharePoint takes me a long period of time for loading results (what if I got more than 1 million results) so I need to display only 20-30 results first and then for ...
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How to localize webpart title, description, group, quickadd group in Sandbox solution

I've seen other similar questions (like this one), checked Microsoft documentation (like all the ones stemming from and related to the page Localization of Sandboxed Solutions in SharePoint 2010), ...
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Learn Sharepoint

Im newbie and I wanna learn sharepoint 2010 from scratch about doing customized coding. Not learning about the template part. What book/material can you suggest?
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Make a document library the sites default homepage

I am making a very simple document library. Sharepoint foundation 2010 I have a number of countrys sites, displayed as tabs at the top, each site contains 1 document library. I would like to click ...
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Document library breadcrumb

Can someone tell me how to add a breadcrumb for a document library to a site page so that it will show the nested folder structure as a user navigate up and down the directory structure. Example ...
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Why are documents inside a folder not showing when a filter is applied?

I added a custom column called Project (string) to a Document List. I then set different views in different pages to filter on that column. The problem is that, when applying the filter, documents ...
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How to find out how long ago someone checked out document in SharePoint Foundation 2010?

I am a regular (non-privileged) user of my company's SharePoint Foundation 2010 system. When a document is checked out, I know how to find out who it is checked out to (hover over green checkout ...
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How to create multi level navigation?

I created a sub level location for my menu link by drag & drop. (ex: /about/FAQ) I was wondering if it is possible to go another level deep (3rd level)? example: /about/something/FAQ
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updating multivalues lookup column using PowerShell in SharePoint 2013

I have a multi values lookup column. I'm trying to update another column on another list from a lookup column. So let say I have values in a lookup column like so: 1;#Open 2;#Close 3;#Closed I want ...
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Why do I continually have to run Get-SPUser for my Domain\User settings to show correctly?

I am having trouble after our Domain move - some users periodically start showing up as Domain\username instead of their true profile name. I found this thread on the subject and if I run the ...
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How to set a lookup field by c# code

I have a list in SharePoint and it contains a lookup field. Now I want to insert an item to this list, but don't know how to work with the lookup field. I tried the following code but no item is ...
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Sync Google Calendar with sharepoint Calendar

How to synchronize Google calender with SharePoint 2010 calender ?
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SharePoint 2010 Foundation Complete Install guide

I could not find any guides on the net regarding complete installation of SharePoint 2010 Foundation on vm or SharePoint 2010 Foundation with AD on vm. Here is my current progress:- 1. I've setup a ...
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How can I add and read replies of a discussion thread using REST API

How can I reply to a discussion. This is my add discussion code but not for reply. $("#submitReply").click(function (){ var newElement = new Object(); newElement.Body = ...
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How to use “Enforce unique values” in SharePoint 2013 Document Library

Need help to understand how to use "Enforce unique values" in SharePoint 2013 Document Library. I have done below steps but its not working. In SharePoint 2013 --> Created Document Library --> ...
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Delete the defualt folder in sharepoint 2013

i have used the below scripts to delete the folder in sharepoint 2013 This folder is generated by while creating my site which always creates the same folder name in the "Documents" Document ...
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How To: Global 3 Tier Hyperlink Navigation, allowing Dynamic DropDown

I am using SharePoint 2010 Publishing Infrastructure Features, setting up Global Navigation and dynamic navigation dropdown (already changed DynamicDisplayLevels in v4master to "2"). This works very ...
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How can i add a new link to the ECB(Context Menu) sharepoint 2013 list item

What would be the easiest way to add a custom link to the context item menu? Cheers
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Saving Page with WebPart error Invalid postback or callback argument

I'm using SharePoint 2010 Foundation with Visual Studio 2010 Ultimate. I developed a Web Part with extensive use of JavaScript and Ajax call. I deploy application by Visual Studio correctly, enable ...
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Where can I find a good CAML tutorial?

I am just starting to get my feet wet with SP Foundation 2010, and need to customize some web parts. I am looking for some CAML tutorials that go beyond what's on the MSDN site, and also include the ...
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SharePoint Foundation 2010 Top Navigation Bar drop down

I have tried almost everything. I have been reading the blog from this Question, but it does not explain how can I make drop down menus work on multiple top navigation links. Doing changes as the blog ...
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Disable value in dropdown menu after being selected

I have created a library in which i am using the drop down column with some values.These Values will depend on the group to which the user belongs. For Eg. If Drop Values are A, B , C, D, E and ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Meeting Room Reservation Calendar

I am looking for SharePoint 2010 Meeting room Reservation Calendar or something similar to it. There are lot of stuff but I am looking specifically with SP2010. I really appreciate your response. ...
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Connect client object model to https url

I am trying to connect to a remote sharepoint site through "https" Url using client object model but I am getting the following error: The underlying connection was closed Could not establish trust ...
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Sharepoint 2010 certification material pointers?

I would like to give sharepoit 2010 administration certification in next two weeks. I have already spent almost six months on sharepoint 2010 administration and aware of installation, configuration, ...
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Infopath with Sharepoint Foundation 2010

Is it possible to use Infopath 2010 forms with Sharepoint Foundation 2010? What licence(s) (if any), would I need to do so?
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External Content Type SQL Authentication

Having an issue with the way that SharePoint External Content Types are authenticating to a SQL server table. Currently we have to enable NT Authority\Anonymous Login in the SQL database to allow the ...
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Sharepoint 2013 sharepoint-hosted app domain configuration over https

I'm trying to configure SharePoint 2013 environment for both type of apps provider- and sharepoint-hosted. I was able to do it based on http, however switching to https causes me trouble. I have fully ...
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How to get file or list item icon in SharePoint 2013 using javascript

My requirement is i have to display files from document library with images using javascript object model or spservices. pls let me now is there a way.
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“The name 'InitializeControl' does not exist in the current context” error when trying to create Visual Web Part with VS 2012 for SP 2010 Foundation

I'm trying to create a blank Visual Web Part project with VS 2012 (on Windows 7) for a site on SP 2010 Foundation. When I build the project, it throws this error "The name 'InitializeControl' does not ...
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ECMA script - retrieving SPList property bag

I have added a property bag to SPList. Since the SPList doesn't support property bag, I have added my custom property to SPList.RootFolder.Properties. I would like to retrieve this property using ECMA ...
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Understanding list view threshold (I expected an exception)

I created a list with numerous lookup columns (more than 12) and many many list items (more than 30.000). The "All List Items" view works perfectly. This is expected However I expected a sorting on ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Service Pack 1 url broken

Can't download service pack 1. Page message: We are sorry, the page you requested cannot be found. I use this url. Tell me please, where i can get SP1 now? Thanks!
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Can I install SharePoint SP2 without installing SP1 in Sharepoint 2010

I have SharePoint Server 2010 (Standard edition). However I do not have any SP1 installed in the server. But now I want to use service pack 2 and cumulative updates. So my question is : Can I ...
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What's the difference between foundation search and foundation help search?

I have a SP foundation farm with SharePoint Foundation help search running, which does not work. I installed SharePoint Foundation help search on my local machine and got the search working out the ...
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SP Designer modified content deployment to the production server

I have a question here on deployment to production server. Definitely this is not related to content deployment path/job to the production server. In our development set up we will create all web ...
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Edit All SharePoint Forms View

Is that possible to edit all SharePoint Forms (View, Edit, New) to get something like this: Label and Input as a row If it is possible, how can i do that ? Do i need to change the ...