SharePoint Foundation is the platform for all products in the SharePoint family. It contains all of the core functionality and architecture drawn on by the commercial versions of the package, but is free to download

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SharePoint Foundation 2010 Document Library Pager

I need to implement a better pager in my document libraries. I want to do one of two things. a) override the current pager that is pretty useless and doesn't indicate how many pages exist with ...
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Temporarily generate Office Document using Template and Lists from the SP library (SP2010 Foundation)

We use SharePoint Foundation 2010 Server for planing IT courses, where we have different lists for participants and for different courses. We also have all course certificates in one library. What we ...
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How to catch the feature activate time

I am trying to write one program such that, when ever a feature is activated then it should display the activated time in the sharepoint list. for that i written following code. public class ...
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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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Using Sharepoint URL without port number

I have a sharepoint web application like so:http://intranet:8080 I don't want to use port 80. But i want users to type URL http://intranet instead of http://intranet:8080 How can i achieve this? ...
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SP Foundation LAN OK but KO through internet

I have just created a small SharePoint Foundation 2010 farm. * Active directory (domain = MyDomain.local) * SQL Server (member of MyDomain.local) * Web front end (member of MyDomain.local) Everything ...
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unable to update the list item in nested if-else condition in Visual Studio State Machine Workflow

I am working on State Machine Workflow using Visual Studio 2010 Workflow. I want to update the list item on item changed. But unable to update the item. I am updating the item in nested If-Else ...
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Custom Field XSL — Name vs FieldType

I've created a custom field according to the following walkthrough: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ff606773.aspx My field XML is as follows: <FieldType> <Field ...
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BCS custom connector and incremental crawl with search server express not working

we are currently developing a generic connector framework to access JSON-resources from an HTTP-Server. As the connector should not depend on a data model it heavily relies on DynamicType. As there ...
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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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Where to see the runtime errors occurred in custom application pages

I created one custom application page and deployed into the sharepoint site. When I open that application page which resides in the _layouts folder, it is showing runtime error. How to solved this? ...
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Check who downloaded the document - WSS

I am using WSS website and I have to check the username of the person who downloads the document. Programmatically or with some built in feature. Let me know.
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Best approach or is it possible to create this list?

We have a department that has requested a complex list for creating a Request for quotes and I just want to see if you guys think its possible and maybe give us some starters on where to look. They ...
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Can the Newsletter style of the standard view be modified?

We're displaying a number of metadata fields in the newsletter style of the standard view. +------------------------+-------------------------------+----------------------------+ | Field1: Value ...
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Where did my “edit” checkboxes go?

I just made a new view, and the checkboxes to select files (or select ALL files) have vanished from the view. I still have the drop-down to the right of the document name. I've been through all the ...
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Client Object Model - How can I access a List using relativeServerUrl

I am using the client object model and I want to access a List using the server relative Url. Folders can be accessed using the web.GetFolderByServerRelativeUrl but no such function exists for lists. ...
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Single line of text field validation in Sharepoint 2010 list

I have single line of text field in a Sharepoint 2010 list. I need to validate the particular field. The user will enter the number by starting with I or F. How do I validate the field if the user ...
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How can I prevent overlapping appointments in Calendar View?

I am trying to create a calendar trough SharePoint to schedule and track appointments for my staff. I have tried 2 ways now. One - by creating a calendar. Two - by creating a custom list and then a ...
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Why does a freeform metadata field behave differently in Sheet View vs. Metadata Dialog Boxes?

I've recently begun migrating some documents that require a freeform "description" metadata field. I have this field defined as multi-line text with When I bring in a new document to my library and ...
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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 ...