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How can I change URL of existing list?

If I create a list with a name like Project Risks it gives it a url like: http://myhost/mysite/Lists/Project%20Risks/AllItems.aspx. If I customize the list and then decide I want it call Project ...
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Multiple login prompts are driving users nuts

What are the typical causes of multiple login prompts on sharepoint sites? We have a production site where users who login outside of the domain (from home) are prompted multiple times (3 or so ...
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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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Sharepoint Installation Accounts Issue

OK guys, i need your help! My point is: I formatted my dev machine a few days ago, as so i needed to reinstall everything. Logged in as mammoth\marcos.natan, my user account, i installed SQL Server ...
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Couldn't find 'Rating Settings' under 'General Settings' in List Settings page

I have to implement rating like the steps here. But the problem is that I couldn't find 'Rating Settings' under 'General Settings' in List Settings page. I tried this to configure in central admin ...
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Moving a Site Collection from SharePoint 2010 Foundation to SharePoint Server 2010

Is it possible to move a Site Collection from SharePoint 2010 Foundation to SharePoint Enterprise Server 2010. I tried import/export using PowerShell and get an "Access is Denied" error on import. ...
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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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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 change active directory password from webpart?

How to change active directory User Account Password using code?
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What's the preferred way to cache .NET objects in SP Foundation?

I have a SharePoint 2010 Founation (farm) solution scoped at the site collection level. What I'd like to do is cache some of my custom .NET objects so that the page requests can be processed faster. ...
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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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How can I determine which solutions (and features) are being used in a SharePoint farm?

I inherited a farm and I need to document the solutions/features being used. At this point, I think I'll need to write some PowerShell or a console app to do this, but just wanted to throw the ...
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Color coding categories on a Sharepoint 2010 calendar

Was wondering if someone has experience coloring a calendar event based on the value of a category. I have seen guides to do this via Sharepoint Designer but would like a way to do this through the ...
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CSR and form templates

I'm trying to build an app that has a list with a custom form. I've looked at client side rendering and all of the documentation I've seen is about specific field overrides. However, the form I want ...
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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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Sharepoint 2013 Client Object Model file larger than 2 Mb exception

I am new to Sharepoint and Client Object model. I am stuck with a problem and not been able to fix the issue. I want to upload files more than 10 MB using Client Object Model in Sharepoint 2013. I get ...
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Problem with Visual web part

Good day! I have an event handler that, when you add a document to the library redirects the user to a web form with the parameters of the document. In the web form, it displays the current user in ...
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Is it possible to create a Blacklist in the usermanagement?

We use a Sharepoint 2010. We want to prevent the Site Administrators assign a specific role (e.g. "Domain\All Users") to a site. So is it possible to create (maybe with custom code), a blacklist for ...
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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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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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Sandbox solution deploys , leaves xsl file in a checked out state

I have a sandbox solution that deploys an xsl file to the styles library. The solution is scoped to the web and what happens is when the solution is deployed, the xsl file is stilled checked. Now I ...
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What are CUI.debug.js files and why are they needed?

Our server has had some issues lately and we've been keeping our eye on the processes running. One process taking up a lot of memory is using CUI.debug.js. I'm assuming it's used for debugging? What ...
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Copy file to sharepoint

Below is my method which is meant to copy a file from a folder on my desktop to the sharepoint document library shared documents. Its giving me error on SaveChanges method call, error shows me this ...
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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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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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What is a Service Account and a Managed Account in SharePoint

I am new to SharePoint and want to understand few concepts of it: What is Service Account and What is managed account and what is the difference between them Thanks in advance
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REST is returning '↵'

I have a problem when returning REST spaces for a textarea from a list. To get the information the REST is returning '↵' instead of space. Need to know how I change this symbol '↵' for space. ...
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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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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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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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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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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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SPTraceV4 Being Disabled

I have a SharePoint Foundation 2010 environment where the SPTraceV4 service keeps being disabled. I narrowed down the issue to when the "Health Analysis Job (Hourly, Microsoft SharePoint Foundation ...
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Fab 40 Templates on SharePoint 2013 Foundation

Has anyone been successful in using any of the Fab 40 templates in a SharePoint 2013 Foundation environment?
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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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Change page to use minimal.master?

I'm using SharePoint Designer 2010. I edit mypage.aspx and change the first line from MasterPageFile="~masterurl/default.master" to MasterPageFile="~masterurl/minimal.master" to use a different master ...
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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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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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Monitor Document Downloads in SharePoint Foundation

Afternoon, Is there a way to monitor/audit who downloads files in SharePoint Foundation either using something out of the box or by creating a workflow? Thanks in advance Steve
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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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XSLT conditional statements

I have a simple list with 3 columns: Title, URL, Color. The Color column is a choose column with two options: yellow or lightgreen. I am using the XSLT List View Web Part . I am trying to create an ...
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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 ...