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SP2013 : Calendar and Meetings - Attendees Issue

I'm using SharePoint foundation 2013. I need to have a calendar where a reminder mail needs to be sent to attendees who did not respond to the meeting event. The meeting workspace is ...
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windows phone 8 sdk cannot connect

I downloaded the windows phone 8 sdk and the sharepoint windows phone sdk. Both installed fine. But whenever I try to create a clientcontext and connect to a sharepoint (on premise and online) I ...
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How to restrict sharing of a folder on SharePoint to with in an organization using REST API?

As an Administrator, I want to restrict sharing of a folder(or file) on onedrive for business to with in an organization(i.e., Everyone except external users). I want to do this using SharePoint REST ...
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Mobile SharePoint - opening PDF

I am new to SharePoint and need to create a mobile SharePoint site. How can we have a document list/library listing all PDF files on mobile? Is it possible to view PDF file using mobile SharePoint ...
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Custom master page is showing inside the dashboard designer (PPS)

I have some issues with Dashboard Designer. When I am creating a new report, my custom master page is showing inside the designer. How i can remove this? Thanks in advance.
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SP2010 Selected View dropdown limit

Is there a way to change the item limit on the selected view drop-down list provided when you edit a list view webpart?
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Serialize Deserialize RuleDefinition

I've created a Windows workflow RuleDefinition programmatically using the CodeDom objects in the rules object model. I've serialized into a string to save it in a SharePoint list, using the method ...
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Prevent to delete insecure code from imbed code

I want to create a couple of links which will open new document based on template like: <a href="ms-word:nft|u|http://.../DocLib4/Forms/template.dotx|s|http://.../DocLib4">Create ...
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SharePoint web application port numbers

Can we create SharePoint web application on any port numbers or we have to be careful about some port numbers?
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Server Error in '/' Application

In our production front end server, sometimes when a user uploads a document file into SharePoint 2010 document library we are getting the error below: Server Error in '/' Application. ...
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Set Custom PeoplePicker

I want to create custom people picker and want to replace default people picker. My requirement is to set different OU for different Tenants with FBA. Default people picker shows all users from OU ...
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SP2013 - Javascript Only Loading In Edit Mode (Pass Current User In URL to Page Viewer Web Part)

I need to load a URL in SP2013 in the Page Viewer Web Part (or similar functionality). The basic idea is that it would load http://SERVER.COM/InternalProfileInformation?User=[CurrentlyLoggedInUser]. ...
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Can i use a custom list to Connect to Outlook

I know I can use a contact list and this would connect to outlook. But I have a custom list and I would like to let it connect to outlook. Is there a way I can convert this list? Thanks in Advance ...
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Force PDF to open in new window/tab

I am using SharePoint Foundation 2010 and attempting to have my PDFs open in a new tab or window. I have been able to get this to work from document libraries by using jQuery. You can see this code ...
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SharePoint Foundation 2013 - site settings/search page theme

I'm creating theme to SharePoint Foundation 2013. I'm using custom master page and custom css-file. It was easy to change page background, font colors, etc... So, everything is working on the home ...
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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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Translation Management Workflow Side-by-Side comparison with English

I'm trying to evaluate whether SharePoint and specifically the Translation Management Library will be acceptable for our workflow. I have some questions: Is there a way to show say an English ...
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Problem with Chart Web Part

I am making a chart with the Chart Web Part of SharePoint 2010 Foundation, but I have the following problem, I have the following list with elements: Code Product Sold Date 1 ...
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How to add a line feed in multiline column displayed in list view

I have a list with a column of type "multiple lines of text", which is updated by concatenating several other columns together when I save the item. I want to control the formatting of the list view ...
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Failed to connect to the configuration database (Keyset does not exist)

I am trying to configure one of my WFE servers to connect to an existing database using SharePoint Foundation 2010. Every time I try to configure using the SharePoint Products Configuration Wizard I ...
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A weird reaction to 'if-modified-since' header

What's the reason that SharePoint 2013 may process 'If-Modified-Since' header value in an invalid way? Case: I have a file A.txt in a list; I download the file and see the date XXX in Last-Modified ...
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Workflow history reset whenever triggered

I'm working on SP Foundation 2010 I have a task list and whenever the task is reassigned to another person I need to track it. I've created a column called old-assigned to so whenever the task is ...
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SSRS report on sharepoint becomes blank when clicking back

We're displaying SSRS reports using report viewer webpart. On Internet Explorer, we face a quite strange problem. Normally, reports display just fine. However, sometimes (yes, sometimes, not always), ...
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Error Connecting to Business Data Connectivity Metadata Store - SharePoint 2010 Foundation

Issue connecting to External Content Types in SharePoint Designer. After clicking on the ECT Site Objects on the Left side of the screen, it displays all the previously set up ECTs. When trying to ...
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Issue with Office Web Apps - can't open Excel file, prompt for user name and password

I can't open by Office Web Apps Excel file, SharePoint always prompt for user name and password and after entering correct user name and password it happens again and get error: "An error has ...
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SharePoint People Editor control giving Error

I have created a SharePoint visual webpart in SharePoint 2010 where i am using SharePoint people picker to enter the SharePoint user but when i submit.It throws an unexpected error. here is my .ascx ...
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SharePoint 2013 Connection Issues in Windows from External Network

I am connecting to SharePoint 2013 from an external network. Everything on the site seems to work fine, except when something happens which opens up a windows frame inside of the browser (i.e. adding ...
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SharePoint 2013 and Office Web Apps

I am trying to get SharePoint 2013 Foundation to work with Office Web Apps, but it does not seem to be working. I followed this guide to get it setup. I have it setup behind a reverse proxy (ISS ...
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SP2013 Send to connections feature. Setting URL of document in final location

We setup the Send to Connections feature in SharePoint 2013 to send Sharepoint document to an external system. The send functionality is successful and returns the following page. Home : Operation ...
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Sharepoint Designer 2013 deletes web parts when editing a page

Simple to reproduce.. this is done on SharePoint 2013 Foundation on a "Team Site". 1) Go into Site Pages and add a new "wiki page" 2) Change the Page Text Layout to "Two Columns with One Header" 3) ...
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How to create Two Week View of Calendar in Sharepoint 2010

There is an option of Week View when I am using the Calendar web part, it is showing One week view. I want to create Two(2) week view of Calendar. How can I create Two week view of Calendar? Is there ...
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Sharepoint 2010 list Multiple line of text field not showing up in SSRS 2012

I'm working on a report using s SharePoint 2010 list as a data source. Its all good but a field with a multiple line of text(But marked as plain text) doesn't show up in the field list at all. When i ...
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Can the choices in a Field Type=Choice be updated when referenced in Content Type

Using Visual Studio I am creating several custom Tasks to be created in a Workflow. Each of the Tasks have the same fields -- an area for appending comments and a Choice field for indicating where the ...
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What is the best practice to deploy the SharePoint site from test to production environment?

We are beginning to start a new SharePoint 2010 and 2013 development projects, soon developing new features, lists, workflows, customizations to the SharePoint site, customization to list forms and ...
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Deactivating web Feature causes error, “DataSourceID of 'TopNavigationMenu' must be the ID of a control of type IHierarchicalDataSource”

I have a feature receiver that changes the homepage of a site (rootfolder.welcomepage). The feature deploys fine but on deactivation it shows an unhandled exception error. The feature receiver seems ...
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Repeated Column Definitions when developing List Template

I am using Visual Studio to create a state workflow. As part of my solution I am creating a custom Document Library template. The template includes the required custom content type and some custom ...
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Importing Project file to SharePoint task list without MS Project

I have an MPP file which I wish to display on a SharePoint task list. Is it possible to do this without opening the document up in MS Project first and syncing it there. Everything I have found ...
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Few Projectproperty and Listproperty fields returning empty values (CrossListQueryInfo)

I am running a CrossListQueryInfo and the ViewFields for the CAML includes <ProjectProperty Name="Title"/> <ProjectProperty Name="Url"/> <ListProperty Name="Title"/> ...
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Content Type Columns not showing for Image Library

I have created the following 2 Site Column Definitions and a Content Type that incorporates both of the site columns A List Definition of type Picture Library that utilizes the Content type. however ...
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Deploying Ribbon Button Across all sites in a site collection

I have created a custom ribbon button using SharePoint designer 2010 for a library in a site and have associated a workflow to it. How to extend this functionality to all the sites in a site ...
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SharePoint 2010 Configuration wizard fails at step 2

We have installed SharePoint 2010 on one of our local Dev server. The issue that we are facing is during running configuration wizard. When i start running configuration wizard it fails at step 2 ...
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Sharepoint Workflows - Task Process

Can someone explain to me how the task process works? I have read ...
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Sharepoint 2010 publishing page does not save changes

I'm facing a bug - publishing page does not save changes of title field. I go to Site Actions -> Edit Page, make changes to content fields and then I click Check In -> Publish. After refreshing the ...
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Including image in SharePoint survey answer and hiding elements only work on the first page

I would like to add some text/remove some text etc to a sharepoint survey page. Which i have done using jquery/jscript.But unfortunately it only works on the first page. Any ideas how i can get it ...
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How can i have no answer questions(free text) using sharepoint 2010 survey

I would like to have a free text with no answers.Can this be done using the Sharepoint 2010 survey? I would also like to have terms and condition at the end of the survey. Any ideas? Thanks in ...
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SharePoint 2013 error not loading ribbon and can't activate features

I have a new sharepoint web application and i the ribbon doesn't load for both lists and libraries.I also can't activate any feature. Trying also to figure out why i can't crawl and search a ...
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SharePoint Foundation 2013 Manual Refresh List

I have a SharePoint 2013 custom list with thousands of data in it. So under the Web Part Properties -> AJAX Options on the list web part, I have enabled Asynchronous Update and Show Manual Refresh ...
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How to link between two documents uploaded in doc library

I have a task where I have been given two documents(in word/.doc format). I need to create multiple links inside doc1 and clicking those should navigate to the respective sections in doc2. Both will ...
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Unable to get related information from related list and display it on textbox on parent list using logged in user

I have two lists Created for my leave application in sharePoint. I need related information's come from related list (Leaveinfo) and display it on the textbox in Parent list (LeaveApply). I have ...
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Recreate ootb Timer Job

Just accidentally deleted an out-of-the-box timer job in SharePoint Foundation 2010, the "Change Log" Timer Job, using PowerShell (SPJobDefinition.Delete()) in a farm with only one server. How can I ...