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Calling Console Application (.exe) in Event Receiver and Getting Error

I am using SharePoint foundation. I have a console application that is used to run some OCR process. I am calling the exe of the console application from windows service and it is working fine. I am ...
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Telerik RadChart in a Sharepoint 2010 webpart [closed]

Wondering if anyone can detail step by step how to use the Telerik RadChart control in a Sharepoint 2010 webpart.....what modifications need to be made to the web.config, etc. The info on the site is ...
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Help with Bulk Metadata Updates

I'm having the following conundrum with a bulk update of Metadata. But first, some background... I have a library of about 2000 letters that currently live on a shared drive. We're migrating those to ...
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Can I export a list of columns?

I have about 125 custom columns that I want to use on a different SharePoint site. Is there a way to do that without re-entering all the column definitions? In a perfect world, I could do some sort of ...
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Exception occurred while connecting to wcf endpoint

I get very strange exception: "exception occured while connecting to wcf endpoint. Access denied" Only when I go to any Document Library. I have logged as Administrator and I have added ...
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Using Javascript in SharePoint

I have a number of projects that could benefit from JavaScript. I've seen a lot of "Oh, you can use JavaScript for that!", but little detail about how and where that's done. Does the script live on a ...
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Can I force a Sharepoint template behave like HTML frames?

I have a template consisting of two columns...a left sidebar and a wide column. I would like to load a document index into the left sidebar--an easy enough view to design--but my challenge is the main ...
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different Virtual directories for same Web application

When I go to IIS and check SharePoint web applications. another virutal directory has been created for the Web application. for example if the web application is mydomain1 80 there is two virtual ...
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How do we set alerts for Announcement List or any lists for SharePoint groups

As we all know how to set user alerts for lists in sharepoint 2007, wss 3.0. I was wondering if it is possible to set alert to sharepoint group. So that when new item is added into the list, users in ...
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Unable add user as a site collection administrator?

I am able to search trusted domain users in peoplepicker search box. But in central admin, when I am trying to add them as site collection admin (after finding them in people picker search), it is ...
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Trouble with IF formula

We have a task list with a column that categorizes tasks into one of 12 categories. We're trying to calculate a NEW column that will be populated with one of two values, "Technical" or "Procedural" ...
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Unable to get trusted domain users in CA people picker?

I have 2 trusted domains. I am able to add those users into local administrator group. But I could not able to search them in CA people picker in 2010?. How to get them into there.
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Usage report in WSS

I have enabled the usage report in wss but I am only seeing a folder in the 12 Hive LOGS folder but no log files in it. Let me know Thanks RHM
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Adding additional styles to the Style section in a List View Web Part

If I add a List View Web Part on a page and edit the current view there is a section under "Totals" called "Style". Is there a way to add a custom style in this list so the user can select it? The ...
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Need to access a database…what is the best/proper/recommended way

Here is the setup. I have a SQL Server database that i need to query. I want to display the information in a Telerik/Devexpress chart control on either an application or site page. Here is what i ...
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I am getting an error saying 'The trial period for this product has expired.' on my SharePoint Foundation 2010 server

I have SharePoint Foundation 2010 installed a server few months back. We were using it for quite some months and it was behaving nicely. But, one fine day when one user tried to access a site on this ...
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SharePoint Foundation 2010 Blog Post XSLT Date Formatting

I'm using SharePoint Foundation 2010 and we've added a blog as a subsite. I want to show a 'recent blog posts' webpart on the main site page, so decided to go down the route of an XML webpart using ...
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Data View Web Part Calculated Column Total (Sum)

I have created a data view web part (grouped based on different criteria). I added a footer and I would like to generate a total for all the columns. I was able to calculate a total for basic columns ...
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Sharepoint foundation 2010 backup in a single server deployment

We have a single server sharepoint foundation 2010 installation and I'm wondering what would be the best backup/restore plan. I need to be able to move the content to a new SP installation or restore ...
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Active Directory User Photos in Sharepoint Foundation 2010

We currently have SPF2010 setup which uses AD to authenticate users. This method, though, does not pull user data (Department, Phone etc.) from AD due to the fact that there is no User Profile Service ...
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SharePoint Foundation 2010 - Production

I have a few questions about developing a full-featured internet website using Sharepoint 2010. First of all, on TechNet it says: SharePoint Foundation 2010 does not support single label domain ...
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How can i insert a header and footer to word documents in sharepoint

We have some word docs in Sharepoint and would like to add images to the header and text to the footer. So maybe users can select what they want to insert the text and images. Not sure if its possible ...
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Where can I find a good CAML tutorial?

I am just starting to get my feet wet with SP Foundation 2010, and need to customize some web parts. I am looking for some CAML tutorials that go beyond what's on the MSDN site, and also include the ...
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execut code directly after you have logged on into your computer

Is it possible to automate a SharePoint related activity so that it gets executed soon after you have logged on into a computer? What I want is creating an user MySite directly after the user has ...
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SharePoint Designer to calculate complex formulas for different list views

I have a custom list with different views. In each view I need calculated columns that span across the entire list. How do I use SharePoint designer to perform formula calculations in the views that ...
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Querying custom crawl properties from web content using SharePoint Search

I'm creating web site to compare prices and products. I decided to use SharePoint Search 2010 to crawl the content of web site to find certain products and get data like title, price, description and ...
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where clause is ignored when query list

I have a CAML query which returns lists by a lookup field. here is the query <Query> <Where> <Eq> <FieldRef ...
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Search Server 2010 Express farm topology problem (Licensing?)

I'm encountering some problems passing from my test farm to my production farm. The problem I'm facing throws this exception: This farm is configured with a topology that is not supported by your ...
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access denied for an empty page

I have crated SharePoint Mapped Folder _layouts/myfolder in Visual Studio and I have added an allmost empty aspx page. User1 has no rights on root site collection (http://mydomain) I have created a ...
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SP Foundation 2010: Drop down menu in alphabetical order

I did get the drop down menu work with the instructions given to me in HERE and now I have new problem with it: navigation bar is in alphabetical order which I would like to change to predefined. So, ...
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ClientContext and sharepoint

If this is for Client so the Client does not need to have SharePoint installed on its computer to get it work? am I right? I need some information to understand it, the code executed on client side ...
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SharePoint Foundation 2010 Top Navigation Bar drop down

I have tried almost everything. I have been reading the blog from this Question, but it does not explain how can I make drop down menus work on multiple top navigation links. Doing changes as the blog ...
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safeControl and versioning in SharePoint

I have a SharePoint project (web parts, user controls ...) and I have created Safe Control for it in the Web.config file. If I change the version of the assemlby (1.0.0.0) do I need to modify ...
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Ideal way to Secure Custom Application

We are developing an application which is going to do some CRUD operations for a couple lists and offer our customers to download files. We are using REST services as well as Sharepoint Web Services. ...
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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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cannot add External Domain User To Group

I have a problem about adding a User to Group using a custom code (web part / web services is the same). In my organization I have 2 Active Directory domain (DOMAIN and DOMAINEXT). My Sharepoint farm ...
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Create TermStore (SPServiceApplicationProxy) Programmatically

Is it possible to create a new custom TermStore Programmatically? something like SPServiceProxy proxy = SPFarm.Local.ServiceProxies.Where(s => ...
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What are the steps to change of Search Module Database Storage drive?

I want to change Database Storage Drive of Search Module. Anybody knows how can I do this?
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how to set webapplication.RightsMask via PowerShell

trying to change one of the rights assigned in RightsMask with Powershell on a SharePoint 2010 server. $webApp=get-spwebapplication http://myWeb $webApp.RightsMask I want to be able to enable/disable ...
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Hide “New Page” and “Edit Page” option from Site Actions menu of Publishing site

How do we hide the "Edit Page" option from Site Actions menu of a publishing site. I am able to hide "New Page" option using following xml:- <HideCustomAction Id="HideCreatePublishingPage" ...
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Move Sharepoint 2010 and SQL from one server to 2 different servers

I am moving a server that has Sharepoint 2010 Standard and SQL 2008 R2 installed to 2 different servers. Could someone explain in detail, what are the steps to achieve this? What are the things that ...
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Document Library with incoming email enabled - difference between an appointment or regular e-mail

I would like to have a document library created with incoming mail turned on. I've set this up, it is working fine. One thing I would like to do is figure out a way to categorize the incoming email ...
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How to remove list name from search result in sharepoint foundation 2010?

My search result page is showing list items along with list name.But i dont want list name in search result. Please advice. Thanks.
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Auto Insert new field into SP List on page PostBack

I've just created a new webpart. I'm a beginning on Sp Word. I built a new WP the get some data from textBox and put it into a content list. But every time I do Refresh a new void item is inserted ...
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Auditing Metadata for folders

I am using Folders in Sharpeoint 2010 Foundation to create document sets as document sets are not supported in Foundation edition. I have created a custom content type inherited from Folder, and I ...
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Use workflow to remove/add group permissions

I want to use a workflow to remove permissions on a calendar event/list item (with a category RPL) for all groups except group 'B' when the calendar event is created. Here is what i have so far but ...
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Disable value in dropdown menu after being selected

I have created a library in which i am using the drop down column with some values.These Values will depend on the group to which the user belongs. For Eg. If Drop Values are A, B , C, D, E and ...
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Access Denied for sub site (with remove inheritance)

I have a root site, (root site collection), I created a sub site with break inheritance from root site (remove inheritance). I gave user1 permission to the sub site, but he has no permissions on root ...
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Difference between SharePoint and SharePoint Foundation?

Having trouble figuring out what the differences between these are.
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delete field (column) from a list powershell, error Collection has been modified

following is my code: foreach($field in $list.Fields) { if($field.StaticName -eq "temp1" -or $field.StaticName -eq "temp2") { if($field.Id -ne $depId) { ...