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Domain Groups in SharePoint 2010

We have several domain groups that are not showing up in our SharePoint 2010 environment. The common thread seems to be that domain groups without an e-mail address assigned to the group are the ones ...
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Incorrect user name displaying on page [duplicate]

We just built a new SP 2013 farm. For some reason when I access the sites, I see I am sometimes logged in as one of our service accounts (sp_crawl). If I refresh the browser, it switches to my normal ...
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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 iFrame in Internet Explorer

In order to make a search migration from SP 2007 to SP 2013, I have created an iFrame in a content editor web part in SP 2007 redirecting to the search page of 2013. However, after searching a word, ...
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SP2013 - howto list all the teamsites?

I am looking for a way to show/list all the teamsites on my SharePoint 2013 Foundation site. And if i click on the name, i have to redirected to the actual teamsite. How can i realise this, so that ...
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Migrate Service Applications

I would like to know the approach to migrate following SharePoint 2010 service applications from one farm to another: Managed Metadata Project Service application BCS Secure Store Service ...
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Identify who has removed usergroups from website

is it possible to identify who has removed Usergroups from a Web? If it is not possible, what is the best way to track the changes.
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Anonymous access issue in SharePoint 2010

I set an anonymous access to home page in sharepoint 2010. but when i open page like 'http://servername/Sitepages/homepage.aspx' , i working but when i open http://servername/ , its not ...
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SharePoint 2013 issue

When clicking on the logo of my site it does not return me to the homepage of the site. I have no way of returning after clicking a link to another page. Any suggestions? Thank you, -Matt
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Render Pattern in list view for “custom field types” sharepoint 2010

I have developed a custom field type which will show the link to the "workflow history list" in the list (It's a column in the list). It works fine in sharepoint 2007 site. when i migrate the code to ...
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Retrive date from Sharepoint calendar

How to retrieve selected date on add event in sharepoint Calendar ??
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I Need Some Advice on Creating a Document Repository

We have an HTML based help system, maintained with RoboHelp, that our call center staff use while fielding phone calls. It contains about 2000 individual documents that are indexed, keyworded and ...
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Overwrite SharePoint document using CopyIntoItems service of Copy.asmx

I am doing SharePoint implementation at iPhone/iPad side. I use SOAP/REST api calls for implementing this. One of my functionalities is to upload contents to SharePoint document libraries. I use ...
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Missing search scopes drop down

I have restored a SharePoint site from one domain to another by content database backup and restore method.Site is working fine but it is missing search scopes. i did the same search configuration on ...
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“Exception of type 'System.ArgumentException' was thrown” got error when i have signout from webapplication in sharepoint 2010?

I'm getting this very error when registering a new user in Sharepoint 2010 (FBA) using asp:CreateUserWizard. For already existing users, the FBA login process works just fine. When I run the ...
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Trigger a workflow when user added to permission group

I'm not sure if this is even possible so here goes: I have a calendar list. After creation of the list I will add a choice field to the list in an event receiver where the choices will be the email ...
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Issue adding description column to custom document library in VS2010

I want to add a description column to my List definiton. However when i do it the column does not show up on the EditForm dialog so that you can actually set the description. Can someone look at the ...
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SharePoint Claims, populate name field

I am using SharePoint 2010 foundation with a claims provider. I have build a custom claims provider in which I have working properly. My only concern is that I would like to display the users full ...
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Customization of the Survey App to create a poll webpart

I need to display the Poll question on the home page. I used the normal Survey webpart to do it. but it displays the survey description on the page with a "Respond to the Survey" link. Once I click on ...
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How to troubleshoot Active Directory powered FBA

I'm just learning the basics of Sharepoint and I've set up a test instance of Sharepoint Foundation 2013 in a virtual machine running Windows Server 2012. (I followed ...
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OData Query Title startswith() A-M

I am trying to query a list where the Title starts with a letter in the range from a to m and I can't find that anywhere in the sparse documentation available. I tried this but it isn't valid and I ...
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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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Display PDF with Read-Only view - SharePoint 2007

I'm using SP2007. I need to Render a PDF in a Document Library, in a page. But i need to restrict users from downloading, coping content or even printing the PDF file. Can this be directly in a PDF ...
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How to make a SharePoint 2013 “yes/no” list field to be displayed as a checkbox during inline editing?

I have a "yes/no" field in a SharePoint 2013 list. In a default list view I can click "edit" link and get to inline editing of the list. In this case I can edit the "yes/no" field via a dropdown with ...
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Record management in document management project - SharePoint 2010

For a document management project we need to implement a record management capability to a document library . Which template should we use? Record centre Or document Center? Record center has many ...
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Migration of Sharepoint on-premises to sharepoint online Manually

Can any one of please let me know what is the step by step process of migrating SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint online with out using any third party component?
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SharePoint 2013 Web analytics

So SharePoint 2013 has some changes to the way the web analytics works, it moves it into the search service from what I read but from there I'm confused. I've been doing lots of reading it sounds like ...
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Is it possible to prevent SharePoint 2010 from creating a folder structure when users upload files?

I have a wiki library with pages and a document library which I've configured to be an assets library. How do I prevent sharepoint from creating a directory structure for file uploads? The wiki pages ...
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How to get result sources and search schema in sharepoint 2013?

If this in not the right place for this query take my apology. I am in mid of creating a search client application. I got stuck while retrieving result source and schema. I found that, it can be ...
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Alerts not being sent

My smtp server does not show sharepoint mail attempts in any of it's folders under mailroot. The account that the alert is supposed to go to has an external gmail address in it's AD entry on purpose. ...
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How do I validate a selected “choice” field in a survey?

We've got SP2010 foundation, and the other limitation is that we do not have access to SPD or any of the programmatic ways of accomplishing this. I'm looking for information about how to set this up ...
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Add custom Text Layout to Wiki library

In SharePoint 2010 Foundation a wiki library have 8 text layouts (One column, One column with sidebar, etc..) How can I add custom text layouts?
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Sync Google Calendar with sharepoint Calendar

How to synchronize Google calender with SharePoint 2010 calender ?
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Dynamic View on SharePoint lists

I want to create a dynamic view on my list. The list is filtered based on the current users' information coming from an external database i.e. based on which user is logged in, a value is fetched from ...
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Change default font in rich text field

Using Sharepoint 2010 Foundation I got a list with a field that is Multiple lines of text/Enhanced rich text. I want to change the default font and font-size for this field (and other rich text ...
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Users can't access the Web services from an InfoPath form

I have an InfoPath 2010 form that is published to a form library in SPS 2010 foundation and set to load in the thick client. When a user tries to open the form it prompts them for their user ...
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SharePoint Lync Presence issues

I have an issue with the user presence icon, showing/not showing. Some information: I have a custom master-page. Issue is in libraries in a site collection. The presence icons show in people search ...
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Meeting notifications from calendar with Foundation?

We're using SharePoint Foundation 2010. We do ~not~ have workflows. That fact prevents the answers given here from working for me. So, for a close-but-not-duplicate-question, I'd like to pose this ...
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How to disable Personal View in Sharepoint 2010 Foundation

I have a public sharepoint site (Sharepoint 2010 Foundation). Site looks great in public side but when i log in as a admin in that site look and feel of whole site changes. But when i add ...
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How to change global navigation SP Foundation

I would like to ask, how I can to change default page or change global navigation in SP Foundation. I have first web collection "Home" then I have second web colletion "MY PAGE" and my second web ...
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Planning document restore and backup techniques for SP2010

I've been thinking about how to properly backup Sharepoint such that it could be restored. Right now we have a simple farm with only one web application, several site collections each of which may ...
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ItemUpdating method for an item event reciever is called three times

I've creted an asset library for holding pictures and I've created an event reciever for the ItemUpdating event. When the item is updated, the method is called three times(!?!). I've noticed that two ...
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Cannot access protected member 'Microsoft.SharePoint.MobileControls.SPMobilePage.strReturnUrl'

I get this on my Sharepoint portal when accessing it from my iPhone. Cannot access protected member 'Microsoft.SharePoint.MobileControls.SPMobilePage.strReturnUrl' It is being caused by the ...
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SharePoint List items, UserControls and cookies

I have another task at hand. I need to use cookies to read a title of an item from a custom list in SharePoint. This task is for SharePoint 2010. I have a container set up that will display the ...
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How to pass Url as value in Hyperlink field Type in List Instance?

I have try to add Url as value in List Instance. <ListInstance Title="Lists Link" TemplateType="1005" Description="All Lists Link Url in This Custom List" ...
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PreUpgradeCheck Error How to locate reference of Missing Feature

I am migrating sharepoint 2007 publishing site to sharepoint 2010. For migration process I have followed the steps 1. Backup the content database from the SP2007 machine. 2. Restore that database in ...
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Microsoft.Search.Query, announcement list search scope returns no results

Created a search scope on a discussion list, am querying it, works fine. Created a separate scope (folder related, same site) pointing to an announcement list. I consistently get 0 results when ...
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sharepoint sandbox solution use spribbon class

I want to add contextual tab. Using farm solution i am able to add contextual webpart this is my code using that i am able to add contextual Tab in farm solution ...
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Go to specific page in large list

I got a list that have about 200 items and growing. Is there a way to navigate to a specific page of that list? Something similar that are on forums all over. Or a dropdown? We are using Sharepoint ...
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Powershell Command builder

I am trying make a c# application which runs sharepoint cmdlets in management shell 2010. I have tried below code: protected void ExecuteCode_Click(object sender, EventArgs e) { ...