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Multiple copies of same email in Email Enabled Library on Sp2010 Foundation

SP2010 Foundation, SQL Server 2008 email enabled library --- I've set these up many time before at other sites, but this symptom is new. New client, new site -- library has "save email" and store in ...
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Developing from Windows 7 box [closed]

I have Visual Studio on my desktop (Windows 7 Enterprise). What is the bare minimum I need to install in order to make sure I can reference SharePoint objects? Following is my justification. ...
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multi filter with URL values

I know that I can filter a single field with a single value using parameter passing to a view or a page. Something like: URL?FilterField1=ColumnName&FilterValue1=ValueToFilterOn My ...
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Stop Powershell Script asociated with list sharepoint

I created the next script with powershell and it updates all the items in a list: Add-PSSnapin "Microsoft.Sharepoint.Powershell" $site = Get-SPWeb -identity "http://mywebsite" $list = ...
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SharePoint Foundation Server installation

I can't open my site with SharePoint Designer 2010. SharePoint and Foundation installed on Windows 2008 Standard Server.Designer on Windows 7. I've spent a good deal of time researching and ...
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Can we use HTML in Metadata fields?

We have a series of procedural documents that are similarly named. I would like to create a document summary field as a piece of metadata that contains a paragraph about how the document is to be ...
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How to improve performance of lists with multi-lookups

I have a list that includes several lookup fields. Some of these are simple lookups (only one value allowed), others are multi-lookups (the "allow multiple values" checkbox is selected). I have ...
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Why are fields in Datasheet View read only?

I have four metadata columns into which I cannot paste data for a bulk upload. A diaglog box: "The selected cells are read only" appears when I try to paste. The cells are defined as "multiple lines ...
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how to attach a document via email automatically, when the document is edited or changed

how to attach a document via email automatically, when the document is edited or changed. I wanted to send the particular document (irrespective of any version for ex: “1.0” or ”0.1”) directly through ...
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Can i get a missing social layer for Sharepoint intranets e.g A third party

Hi there I came across this article http://www.headshift.com/our-blog/2011/10/19/can-ibm-connections-provide-the-missing-social-layer-for-sharepoint-intranets/ To prove that Sharepoint can deliver ...
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Can you disable email notifications for a blog post saved as a draft?

In SP 2010 Foundation, I have a blog setup to allow contributors to post as a draft. However, all of the users that have alerts setup for posts receive an email when these drafts are created. That ...
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Is it possible to have the round robin logic in the sharePoint list 2010?

Is it possible to have the round robin logic in the sharePoint list? I have two lists in SharePoint 2010. In List A i have Assigned to field column(people or user group). In List B i have two fields ...
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How to assign a particular column values of sharepoint List A 2010 from sharepoint ListB 2010

I have two list in sharepoint 2010. In List A i have Assigned to field column(people or user group). In List B i have two fields Name and Email id column. I need the email id values of List B should ...
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Web Part Resources e.g. Images and Scripts [duplicate]

What is the best practice for including resources such as Images / Stylesheets / Scripts in a custom visual web part (built with Visual Studio)?
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Unable to add item to Custom list - Sharepoint

Background: We are migrating from Sharepoint 2007 to Sharepoint 2010. We have a custom list with 75 columns, of which 2 columns are lookup fields, 10 are multi-line text fields and 4 are people ...
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SharePoint 2010 Foundation and Word 2003 Interop

I have a workflow that upon approval (only for word .doc) will enable Track Changes and convert a copy of the file to a pdf format. I'm stuck at opening the file, How can I overcome this problem, ...
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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 ...
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Storing IEnumerable<X> so that it can be used by multiple webparts on a page

Another is this possible question: I have 4 webparts that read in a csv file, process it and create a IEnumberable that is used for graphing. Right now the webparts each read in and process the ...
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User-scoped “personal” list fields?

Is it possible in SharePoint 2010 (Foundation) to have a list with columns: A, B, and "My Notes". Where columns A and B are consistently displayed the same for all users, but the "My Notes" column ...
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get custom fields only from a sharepoint list

Can anyone tell me how can I get the custom fields from a sharepoint list? I don't want to get all the fields like hidden, just the custom ones or the ones in the default view. The end result will be ...
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User Profile Service in Sharepoint Foundation 2010

I had installed Windows Server 2008 R2 & Sharepoint Foundation 2010 in my machine. But i cannot find 'Forefront Identity Manager' in the Administrative Tools-> Services section. Due to that I ...
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Global property for all webparts on a page

Not sure if this is even possible. Is there a way to setup a global property that can be used by all webparts on a page.
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I'm trying to understand how Visual Studio, SharePoint Designer and Foundation work together

I'm working in a user area and am limited to Sharepoint development on the client side only. This means that all custom forms and their associated scripts will live in site libraries instead of on the ...
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Copy files from Sharepoint 2007 to USB Hard drive

I've got this old Sharepoint 2007 sites which contains a lot of projects and files. And I'm looking for a way to copy the entire thing onto an external USB hard drive. Now, I know I can browse to ...
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Cannot locate corev4.css file

I would like to change the theme corev4.css of my sharepoint site. Unfortunately, I can´t locate it neither on the server nor in sharepoint designer. I read that it should be located in a style ...
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Working with data imported from Excel into a SharePoint List

I just imported an Excel spreadsheet into a SharePoint list, and all of my data was imported as single or multiple lines of text. While appropriate for some instances, in other cases, like a name ...
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What's new in SharePoint 2013 Foundation?

Now that SharePoint 2013 Preview finally got released, I am wondering - what is new in the Foundation-edition of the 2013-release? I am hoping for some sort of light CMS-functionality for ...
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Installing SharePoint 2013 Foundation Preview

Does anyone know what I am doing wrong, I get the error below when installing the pre-requisites. It did the first round of updates then i rebooted and on the second lot of installs this came up. I've ...
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Error with Asp Dropdown List in SharePoint 2010

To start with, I have a template setup that came from Microsoft for Timecard Management. This template basically tracks the project someone is working on and the specific task. On one page, it is ...
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Close modal dialog and redirect to previous page with parameter

I have opened up a page in a modal dialog by using OpenPopUpPage('myPage.aspx') The page contains a button. Clicking on the button should cause the modal dialog to close, perform some server side ...
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Deploy solution using powershell

I have a solution with 4 projects to automatically some processes in Sharepoint.these projects are: WebPartProject: Create a custom webpart CreateTemplate: Create 2 documents libraries (with ...
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How to apply mouseover/mouseout/rollover to images in one picture library

I have the images like so in one picture lib. Is there a way i can apply mouseover to these images e.g Originla images is : gin.jpg and rollover is ginHover.jpg without needing to create another pic ...
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Sharepoint Foundation search filter? (Exclude all but SP wiki 'x')

I've looked (unsuccessfully) for what others have done on this topic. Within our Sharepoint Foundation site we have multiple wikis and we'd like to use the Search feature to search content from only ...
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Foundation Search hopelessly broken

Is there some way for me to simply "re-initialize" SharePoint Foundation Search in 2010? Simply clicking on the SharePoint Foundation Search in Central Admin -> Services on Server yields: Object ...
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How to create with column picture in list Sharepoint Fundation

I'd like to ask you how I can create column with picture in SP list? I imported Excel datasheet with use web part and now I have several hundred line in list and I want to add new column with picture ...
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How to access web part properties from the web part user control

I have created a visual web part containing the default user control. I want to access the custom property of the web part defined in the xml-file Mywebpart.webpart -CustomProperty- from the ...
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How to Create multiple Document Uploader in Client Object Model?

I want to create multiple file upload application(Client Object Modal) which upload the multiple document in the specific(selected) document library with the meta data(custom properties in library). ...
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Is it Possible to Create Custom SharePoint Explorer?

I want to Create Explorer that can explore the SharePoint Libraries same as Window Explorer. I Don't want to use Default SharePoint Explorer Provided by SharePoint Is it Possible ?
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jquery image mouseover and picture library

I would like to use images in a picture library to have images with mouseovers. but i would need two images one on mouseout and the other in mouseover. Looking at different solutions is where will i ...
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Site Settings gives me File Not Found

I am getting file not found error when I am going to site settings. I checked the ULS logs to find more detail nut just seeing this in logs System.IO.FileNotFoundException: Unable to find the ...
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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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how to check CamlQuery results

.I am running below query against a sharepoint list. How to check the results of below Camlquery? cPop is set with value 'AboutUs'. Result is always zero records although list has valid matching ...
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Export SharePoint Search Results and List View to Excel

Can we export SharePoint Search Result to Excel? Note that our client is using SharePoint Foundation 2010. I have searched the web and found a free tool that does this but unfortunately it works only ...
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Picture Library export

I have set up a picture library in SharePoint where you upload the image and fill in the fields about the image. Now what I'd like to do is be able to export/pull all of the images and all of the ...
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SharePoint 2010 Custom Claims and People Picker Issue: User not found or not unique

I am trying to solve the following problem. We have a web app with multiple authentication methods (Windows, Forms and ADFS). With the usual ADFS deployment the People Picker will not resolve the ...
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Recommended SQL Server 2008 R2 instance features for Sharepoint Foundation 2010

Are there any recommended SQL Server 2008 R2 instance features for Sharepoint Foundation 2010 please? Is there any specific SQL feature that should be enabled please?
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Dynamic subsite creation upon new list item in parent

I'd like to give future site "administrators" the ability to create collaboration subsites (based very loosely on the team site definition) beneath a parent site simply by adding an item to a list. ...
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sharepoint with .Net 4.0

We had an ASP.NET site that was built on .NET 2.0. It had sharepoint integration and everything was working fine until the site got migrated to .NET 4.0. I know that sharepoint is built on 3.5 ...
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Header disappears to show ribbon from top of page when web part clicked

When I click on a web part on the SharePoint page the header disappears and the ribbon then displays. How can I prevent the header from being replaced by the ribbon? It is ok that the ribbon is ...
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sharepoint caml is fast - how?

We all know that Caml is faster than using linq, since linq internally gets translated to caml. But can anyone explain how caml is best to do sharepoint queries or how it is fast or what makes it ...