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How to create a Connectable Web Part on sharePoint

Is it possible to create a custom connectable web part that passes information to a DataView out-of-the-box SharePoint webpart? I'm not interested in creating a consumer and provider web part as I ...
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Filtering data programmatically on SPView

I would like to know how can I filter information in SharePoint list (Library of documents) programmatically. I have tried 2 ways but they don't solve my problem: Using the string ...
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Programmatically bind content type to Excel file

I want to create a content type (programmaticall) which can be bound to excel instead of word, and add it to a List Library so when you click create new document it opens a excel template. thanks
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How can we check out automatically after approving the Document?

Iam using the sharepoint default approval workflow on some libraries,here my question is after approving the particular document the document in the library has to be checked out automatically,so that ...
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Connect client object model to https url

I am trying to connect to a remote sharepoint site through "https" Url using client object model but I am getting the following error: The underlying connection was closed Could not establish trust ...
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How do I save a Document Library inside a sub folder?

This may seem like a very simple question, but I want to organize the Site Content by putting in some folders for the Document Libraries. Does anyone know how I can move document libraries within ...
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Filter Library on SharePoint Foundation 2010 based on user membership

I'm trying to filter the rows of a Document Library on a SharePoint Foundation 2010. I would like to filter depending on the user: Department of the user I don't mind if that is done via AD groups ...
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How do I Retrieve the choice values of a column in a Document Library

I am fairly new to SharePoint development and as you may all know that it is very basic for one to know how to access fields in a choice column... My problem: I want to access the values of the ...
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SharePoint Search and Columns with HTML

We are using SharePoint Search to index data from our SharePoint list. We have one column which contains HTML characters but finding that the results coming back from the FullTextSQLQuery object have ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Meeting Room Reservation Calendar

I am looking for SharePoint 2010 Meeting room Reservation Calendar or something similar to it. There are lot of stuff but I am looking specifically with SP2010. I really appreciate your response. ...
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can't edit webparts

I add web part to a page, chose edit this webpart on popup menu and in editor zone click "ok" but nothing happend. it seems that ok button is completely dead. thanks for your advice.
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Dropbox access from SharePoint

I am new to Dropbox, and I'd like to know if there is an easy way to access Dropbox content from SharePoint 2010 / Office 365. For example, should I consider BCS? Or is there a way to work with the ...
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How do I set the Default Value of a TextBox ToolPart without using [DefaultValue(“Default Value”)]

Right now I have created a bunch of custom controls in the ToolPart panel and I want to set a default value for one of the text boxes. Obviously I want the value to be editable by the user. I have ...
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SP2010 Foundation Modal Pop Up not working for a list

I just upgraded wss 3.0 site to sp2010 foundation. Upgrade went fine without any problems. When i was testing the new system i can into a problem with a custom list. When i click add new item in a ...
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Unable to display the list with the custom view

I have to create a FAQ page for my sharepont 2010 site. I have created a custom list and a corrosponding view named FAQView. When adding the list on the page, it is being displayed in "current view". ...
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sharepoint workflow stuck in a loop

I have two sharepoint lists on which I have two custom workflows running automatically on Item added / updated. Now when workflow from list 1 is updating item on list 2, then item added event of list ...
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how to administer forms based authentication in sp2010 foundation

I have a public facing site for community to exchange information efficiently. I have different subsites within that site. I want to provide users forms based authentication to log in to the system. ...
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Sharepoint page redirection using JavaScript

below I have some JavaScript which listens for mouse activity and starts a timer if there is no activity and then redirects the user to another page after say 2 minutes..The problem is that if I have ...
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Workflows Fail on Start when adding an item to a list programmatically

I have a custom built web service that is built to simply add items into a list in SharePoint Foundation 2010. I have workflow attached to the list but when I create an item using my web service ...
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show custom dialog on menuitemtemplate click

I have to open a custom dialog box on click of menuitemtemplate. I tried: menuitemtemplate.ClientOnClickNavigateUrl ...
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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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wss 3.0 to Sharepoint 2010 Foundation Upgrade Problem

Just did a Database attach Upgrade from wss 3.0 to sharepoint 2010 Foundation. I detached the content database from wss 3.0 Webapplication with internal database running in Windows Server 2008 R2. 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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Listdata svc - Copying SPListItems with attachments

I am using Listdata.svc to add or update list items on a remote sharepoint server. I need to know that if suppose I am using a tasks list and the items in the tasks list have attachment of file in ...
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access localize css file through SharePoint designer 2010

1) how can i access _layout/1033/styles/custom.css file with SharePoint Designer ? 2) if i created a folder named 1033 through SharePoint Design in Style Library. What setting i have to make in ...
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Hide ribbon for Visitors - Using Javascript

I need to hide the ribbon for all visitors. I have seen solutions that require editing of master pages. This requirement is for one site only. I do not want to make this change for all the sites ...
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filter items by Site name and List Name using SPSiteDataQuery

I am listing files from multiple folders using the below code: SPSiteDataQuery q = new SPSiteDataQuery(); q.Lists = "<Lists BaseType='1'/>"; q.Query = ...
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Code issue - opening subsite

I have a code where I want to debug that why it cannot open the subsite, however in quickwatch window it opens it fine by doing "site.openweb(str[1])" My code below (where str[0] has the server name ...
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What is the difference between site collection subsites and rootweb subsites?

If I create site collection at http://server/sitecollection and if i create 3 sites: http://server/sitecollection/site1 http://server/sitecollection/site2 ...
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WSS3.0 to SPF2010 migration path

there is this plan to retire all old servers and we have been tasked with migrating WSS3.0 to SharePoint Foundation 2010. WSS 3.0 runs on Windows Server 2003 R2 x86, there is no SQL, everything ...
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LINQ Query to obtain only the list names

How can I get only the lists present in a particular site? I've tried the following one: var listNames = from SPList list in web.Lists where list.BaseTemplate != ...
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Using Foundation Search and Search Server Express simultaneously

i am using the Sharepoint api to return search results which i am getting with Microsoft.SharePoint.Search.Query.KeywordQuery. On my development machine this is working fine. On the Server where ...
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Not able to see reports in SharePoint site

I have a SharePoint site containing more than 100 reports.But i am not able to see few reports.When i browse the report it executes for 15 to 20 mins then it gives blank page with error at the bottom ...
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DataContext.SetSaveStream issue

I am adding a file to a list item using datacontext's setsavestream method but I am getting the following error (the attached file is image/jpg type) Error: The content type 'image/bmp' is not ...
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Copy list item to another list along with the attachment

I want to copy a list item from one list to an other along with the file attachments which are associated with it. I am doing this in a custom workflow. I am trying to make a object of a class which ...
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SPGridView extend filter

I'm working on a SharePoint Foundation. Since SPF doesn't provide Content Query Web Part, I'm trying to create a search webpart. In the results gridview there is a column that will show the ...
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How can I restrict user from modifying file in a document library but be able to change the meta-data for the file

How can I restrict user from modifying file in a document library but be able to change the meta-data for the file.
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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 2010 IE9 401 Error, while other browsers work

I have a problem on the following system: A domain Sharepoint Foundation 2010 server named srv-sharepoint Any client machine on the same domain. When I try to connect to http://srv-sharepoint in IE ...
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How to impersonate specific user in sharepoint foundation by code

I'm trying to impersonate another user by code.. I know in Sharepoint Enterprise there's a method which uses the UserProfileManager to impersonate... I wrote down this "trace code" without know if it ...
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Sharepoint 2010 and 'My Sites Blog'

I'm working with a customer to try to help them create a new site with a template they have created. I am able to reproduce the error locally, which is: The site template requires that the Feature ...
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Hide the “Add new Item” option below the sharepoint 2010 list

I have a sharepoint 2010 list, I want to hide the option "add new item" which resides below the list, any suggestions?
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SPQuery doesn't return all rows

I don't know why i only get one row as per below: When they are 2 rows to be returned. Am i missing something using SpQuery? Thanks in Advance string siteUrl = ...
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Is SharePoint right technology for our project?

We are currently building a new public (extranet) client document portal. This should be system very similar to box.com where we can exchange documents with our clients. We will also allow the client ...
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Create a sharepoint 2010 customlist form with javascript

i have a requirement that i need to create a sharepoint 2010 custom list view form. Iam having some drop down control in sharepoint form. i need to hide or show some divisions when drpdown item ...
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Events showing in List view and not Calendar view

I've upgraded a WSS 2.0 site to MOSS 2007 to Foundation 2010 using the content database attach method, and I have a vacation calendar where I can see all the events in the list view, but the events do ...
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XML Viewer Not Working for All Users

I added an XML Viewer web part on my page to display a twitter RSS feed. When I view the page I can see the feed perfectly. However, no other users can view this web part on my page. I'm confused ...
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SharePoint 2010 Get Content Type Programmatically

I've created several content types that inherit from the document content type in the site content type lists. Please refer to the image below: How do I get these these content types ...
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How can i join 2 sharepoint 2010 list

When using SP 2007 and needed to do a join i just write the tables to a sql table and then use sql to join the tables. What i really need to do is quite simple. I have a master list and another list ...
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Document library open file in application page

Is it possible to handle the click event of a file in a sharepoint document library so that instead of opening the actual file, it opens an application page? E.g. Open letter.xml goes to letter ...