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infopath in sharepoint 2013 [closed]

Is it recommanded to use infopath in sharepoint 2013? and please give me some links to proceed for infopath and its validation can we write code in visual studio for same ?
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sharepoint 2010 getting session timed out error for

We have an application which depends on “Excel calculation Services” in SharePoint. This application presents the data from excel to web based format like html. It also gives a text box to insert ...
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How can I update my current Apps without lose current existing record?

I have create a sample apps and install it on my site, and I have enter some data to my apps (lists record) and then I have update some code on my Apps, and I don't know how can reinstall it to my ...
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It is possible to create a master page for my SharePoint 2013 Apps(SharePoind Hosted)?

I am a new developer on sharepoint apps 2013. I have create a sharepoint apps project, with a few aspx page, and I don't know how to create a master page for my app (include sharepoint Left Navigation ...
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Where can I download SharePoint Foundation 2010 without SP2

I need to set up a development environment for a site that is currently running SP1. I set up my dev environment with SP2010 SP2 and then I found out the hard way that you cannot restore a backup from ...
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How do I show an entire announcement?

Is there a way to do it without having to write code? I'm wanting each of my announcements on on my default landing page to show its entire contents.
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Sharepoint announcements sorted by userfield1 not sorting

So I've got a basic sharepoint foundations 2010 site. I've created a view where I want two particular announcements to stay on top. I've added a field to sort by (UserField1) and set the value on the ...
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Custom Page Layout in Sharepoint 2013 Foundation

Sharepoint comes with a set of Text Layout Templates. How can I create my own custom Text Layouts under Sharepoint 2013 Foundation. What I'm trying to achieve is a shown below. PS: I do not have ...
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Creating new web application using WFE server

I have deployed a SharePoint 2013 server farm with a web server (WFE1), an application server (WApp1) and a sql server. At first, WFE1 and WApp1 worked as application server and as web server, but i ...
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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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Restore site to new server from full farm backup

We currently have a full farm backup from a previous install of sharepoint made using the backup and restore feature. We can no longer use the server for sharepoint as it is now being used for ...
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ASP.NET MVC applicationt - using SharePoint 2013 as a document repository

We are developing an asp.net mvc application with a lot of custom data but want to use sharepoint 2013 for document repository. What is the best way to move ahead? Is Sharepoint 2013 foundation ...
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Approval Workflow

When a user uploads a document, it emails their manager, the manager goes in and reviews the document and approves it and the workflow is closed out. (This part works). What I would like is for when ...
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How to find out new pages / lists / listitems added to the intranet site?

Is it possible to find what new pages / lists / listitems have been added to the intranet site and generate a report on daily basis ? We have to implement this on sharepoint 2010 and also on ...
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Tasks get completed but workflow Status shows 'Error Occured' and not 'COmpleted' in Sequential Workflow Visual Studio 2010

I have a custom approval sequential workflow which works properly, the task status gets completed When the tasks are 'In Progress' the workflow status also remains "In Progress" but when the task is ...
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redirect survey for after clicking finish - using presaveaction

I'm trying to redirect users to a custom URL after hitting the finish button. I can get the page to redirect but the survey isn't marked as completed and no data is saved. I'm using this below: ...
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How to find the date and time representation for the different locales?

I want to test a date&time field on sharepoint 2010, and check if it can show correctly the date/time format according to the site locale. But I don't know what the correct format should be for ...
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Tasks Permissions

On the sharepoint site - 2013 - is there a way to assign permissions to tasks? All domain users would be able to see all the tasks but I would like it so that they can only see their assigned task? Is ...
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SharePoint 2010 - wrap calendar list view with custom code

I want to use the OOTB calendar list view web part on my site, but the style does not match the theme we currently have. I need to make several changes, some of which include adding a header, changing ...
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SharePoint 2010 Server will Randomly “Change” an Item on Behalf of Random User

The SharePoint server will randomly make changes to list items on behalf of a random user. This activates notifications to be sent to users who have alerts set up on those items. Many times the user ...
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SharePoint 2010 throws an unexpected error when setting target audience

An unexpected error is thrown when a navigation item's target audience is created and/or modified. This is a new problem, as I have been using audience targeting for a while without any problem. I ...
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need to send email with multiple documents attached and properties removed from Document Library

We have one requirement in which we have to send email with mutiple documents attached from document library. the issue is that we have to remove properties of the documents before sending such ...
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Can older version of WSP file deploy on latest version of SharePoint 2010

I developed my solution on "14.0.4762.1000" and production server has higher version than development. According to my little knowledge, in share point, previous version solution(wsp) can be deployed ...
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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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How can i force next button(the URL) in a survey to use IsDlg=0

I would like to create a custom aspx page before they start a survey. So first page would have a button with START.This would link directly to the survey page with no masterpage and left side menu. ...
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What has to be added in the replicatoractivity for the workflow to work

I have a sequential workflow which is associated to a list which contains column name " "Business Process" which could be Purchase Order, Sales, Leave Request etc I have another list 'Approvers' ...
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Potential memory leak with SPListItem?

I have created a Timer Job that iterates through a list of 100,000 items and finds the ones that are older than 120 days and "moves" them to a new site collection for archival. I am using a ...
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Information on displaying a gantt chart in SharePoint 2010

I am looking to create a release management Gantt chart in a SharePoint 2010 dashboard. I am wondering if anyone on here has done this in the past and has any tips and tricks. I am looking for a ...
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Working around the “Lookup column threshhold”

To level-set, I'm working in a large enterprise with no Farm Admin access or access to SP Designer. I have out-of-the-box capabilities only as owner of a team site. I'm building a roster/schedule ...
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How to move the suiteBar so its centered

I'm having trouble moving the suiteBar using the margin:0 auto 0 auto; method. I'm trying to make the my sharepoint site's content centered no matter the monitor's screen size (adjusting the width of ...
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Items not showing in folder?

Basically, I have a situation where instead of creating 10 individual document libraries, I've created one and filter each "region" as such by subfolders in the library. Canada Finance > Document ...
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how to get back old modified user name and date in Sharepoint 2010 document library?

Is is possible to revert sharepoint back with old modified user and modified date information? Even restoring version history changes modified user and date. For ex: my file in sharepoint 2010 ...
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PowerShell script to set all fields in SharePoint list

This should be easy for someone :) I just want a simple script to update all items in a SharePoint list to a certain value IF a condition is true. Can someone assist? List is "Project Initiation" ...
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I am not able checkin/checkout the files in sub folders in the document library using client object model. Below is the code I am using

public void CheckOut()// CHECK OUT FUNCTION { try { string siteurl = ""; string filePath = ""; ClientContext context = new ClientContext(siteurl); context.Credentials = ...
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How to resolve “One or more field types are not installed properly” Error

I have an SP 2010 Visual Studio 2012/13 solution that creates Site Columns and a document library. The site columns are created correctly since I can see and verify them. The problem I have is with ...
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Retrieve only unique values in search web part

I have added a search webpart on the webpart page. For which, I have defined a result source and associated it with some content type which points to a list. This helps me retrieve all the items ...
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Check-In & Checked Out files inside folder in Document library using Client Object Model

I am not able checkin/checkout the files in sub folders in the document library using client object model. Below is the code I am using. public void CheckOut()// CHECK OUT FUNCTION { try { ...
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Core Search Results - shows all results if you visit results page

I guess this is a desired behaviour, but I am trying to overcome it - I searched around and nobody complains from the same thing. I have a search results page that contains the core search results ...
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SharePoint Foundation 2013: Posting Documents From External system To SharePoint Library

The scenario: there is an external system (PHP Back office) ) which will post documents with their metadata to SharePoint Site (library), when a user in the backoffice of that system will add a ...
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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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Deleting a SharePoint Infopath column leads to Workflow status page giving error

I deleted a column in my InfoPath sharepoint list form, and now when I try and visit the "Workflows" status page from any list item it throws an exception. the logs show this: ...
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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 list data on PowerPoint

Have a request to extract/export/whatever you want to call it SharePoint 2013 list data to PowerPoint (preferrably 2010 or 2013). I have tried the technique of exporting to excel and linking to a ...
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Infopath 2010 form not loading item content for SharePoint 2010 list

We are using SharePoint 2010. We have a sharepoint list with several content types defined and infopath forms for each content type. The infopath forms for the content types are located in their own ...
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How to change a topnav and Update it?

topNav.Navigation.TopNavigationBar[1].Title="Link Page Test" ; Im doing it but no sucess: SPWeb site = properties.Feature.Parent as SPWeb; SPNavigationNodeCollection topNav = ...
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Check- in & check-out files using client object model

As the title says, how can I Check- in & check-out files using client object model?
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How to update a list item's Workflow Status field?

I have created an Approval field for my list programmatically: var fieldName = mylist.Fields.Add("Approval", SPFieldType.WorkflowStatus, false) see ...
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multiple default value on a choice column not working with .docx document

In my document library i have a choice column and i want all choices to be selected by default when i upload a document. It's working fine for all document except .docx, .xsls etc. extensions. Just ...
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Adding Approvers in a Sequential Workflow Visual Studio

I have a sequential workflow which is associated to a listwhich contains column name Business Process which could be Purchase Order, Sales, Leave Request etc I have another list 'Approvers' which ...
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Sharepoint 2013 foundation custom css

I am having trouble adding my custom css file work in Sharepoint 2013 foundation. I added a link tag in both v4.master and seattle master pages but to no avail. I thought it would be straight forward ...