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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 ...
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How to search a custom field in Sharepoint Foundation 2010

I'm trying to make the search server to look inside fields that are not in custom definition. For example i've a document library and i had the column MyCol... If i search and put in the query string ...
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SharePoint 2010 Foundation and Taxonomy

I need to apply Taxonomy in my company SharePoint 2010 Foundation environment. But since Taxonomy or Manage Metadata Service is not available in SharePoint Foundation. What option do I have. ...
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How to Automate or Move (Silverlight) xap file to 14 hive ClientBin

I am using silverlight project in sharepoint 2010.I have an requirement of using WSP builder project only for building the soultion and I have configured the layout structure as shown below. In the ...
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SharePoint 2010 on VMWare Player - Step by step instructions

I am looking for detailed instructions on how to install SharePoint 2010 on VMWare Player. Ideally I'd like to install additional applications on top of SharePoint, like SSRS or PerformancePoint.
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SharePoint List items, UserControls and cookies

I have another task at hand. I need to use cookies to read a title of an item from a custom list in SharePoint. This task is for SharePoint 2010. I have a container set up that will display the ...
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Changes not reflecting in WebPart

In sharepoint2010 I am using a webpart and custom toolpart[]. The following code is for toolpart array public override Microsoft.SharePoint.WebPartPages.ToolPart[] GetToolParts() { ...
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How to hide quick launch navigation link for visitors in sharepoint foundation 2010?

i want to hide few quick launch navigation links for visitors but it should be visible to members and owners in SharePoint foundation 2010. Thanks.
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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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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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Sharepoint 2010 Views and Conditional Formatting Issue

So I created a task list and using SharePoint Designer I created Conditional Formatting on the default all tasks view and it worked great. However when adding the list in as a web part the conditional ...
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crmlistcomponent won't activate with Service Pack 1

I recently had the task of standing up a new SharePoint 2010 Foundation server to use with the Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 List Component. I stood up the server, installed SharePoint Foundation and ...
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SharePoint site

I have a question about a project we are planning to develop. I will start by describing the project and later I will expose the possible approaches I see to tackle this task. I hope you can give me ...
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Installing sharepoint 2010 foundation on windows 2008 R2 with Service Pack 1

Please tell me is there any potential issues for installing SharePoint 2010 Foundation on Windows 2008 R2 with SP1, or is it good to have SP2. And let me know if anyone have a good tutorial for ...
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Calendar overlay colors not shown in Outlook

I created a Sharepoint calendar with several colored overlays. I click the Connect to Outlook button and the calendar is shown in Microsoft Outlook. The colors are not shown. Everything is a ...
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Toolbar to show the context of a ListViewWebPart

I'm using ListViewWebPart to display contents of SPFolder (subfolder inside a list) to display its contents. Below is the code to implement this: protected override void CreateChildControls() { ...
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Calendar overlay: Is there any way to delete an event that is in a calendar overlay?

I have a Calendar with several views on the same list. These views filter based on a choice column and are used in an overlay to show each choice as a different color. My problem is that the delete ...
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SharePoint 2010 Foundation Complete Install guide

I could not find any guides on the net regarding complete installation of SharePoint 2010 Foundation on vm or SharePoint 2010 Foundation with AD on vm. Here is my current progress:- 1. I've setup a ...
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Can't edit my site using Sharepoint Designer

I've a wsp file deployed on a site. The problem is that when the solution feature is activated, I'm not able to edit in Sharepoint Designer. Do you have any solution to this problem? Please help me ...
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Permissions error setting up SharePoint 2010 PowerShell account privileges

SharePoint Foundation 2010 SP1 on Windows Server 2008 R2 Std SP1 (Domain Controller) in a simple farm with a single SQL Server 2008 SP1/Windows Server 2008 Std SP2 backend I realise installing SP on ...
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Move SharePoint to new Domain

I have SharePoint Foundation installed on a domain joined machine. It is a single server install (SharePoint and SQL on the same machine). I need to un-join this machine from the domain and install ...
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Use of Taxonomy Session Sharepoint 2010

I have gone through the following article regarding Taxonomy Session in Sharepoint http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ee832800.aspx But I couldn't get actual usage of taxonomy.I have assumed ...
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Issue trying to customize xslt layout of a list view

This is probably simple but here goes. I want to customize the xslt layout of a list view. The idea is to add a header to the top which shows the name of the list. Here is what I have so far. ...
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How to add header to AllItems.aspx

Wondering if and how this is possible. I have a Document Library list definition that I use to create several lists. I want to modify the AllItems.aspx so that there is a header with the lists name ...
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SharePoint 2010 Foundation on Windows 7 - missing SharePoint Foundation Search

I've installed SharePoint 2010 Foundation on Windows 7 based on this article. When I do a search in one of the team sites I've setup, I received this error The search request was unable to connect to ...
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Get all the machines in a SharePoint farm

I'm writing a really big script which will get a lot of info from my farm. I'd like to make it work dynamically, so I would need to: Get all the database servers in the SharePoint farm Get all the ...
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Problem with Recurrence field in SharePoint calendar

I want to display the recurrence field in dataform web part. But it is getting displayed either 1 or 0. How do I display the day names here?
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different homepage for annonymous users

I have a requirement in which home page of my site is personalisable by the end user (I have page where all the webparts are listed with Add/Remove functionality) so that each user can add Or remove a ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Breadcrumb not showing sub folders in document library

I have a document library with folders in it. I want to view the document library through a custom Site Page shown below and be able to use the Sharepoint Foundation 2010 breadcrumb in the left ...
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How to Retrieve Numeric Column value from SharePoint List

In the SharePoint list I am having the numeric column and the value is like this 123,456,789,012,346,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000. I am using SPQuery to retrieve items ...
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Document library breadcrumb

Can someone tell me how to add a breadcrumb for a document library to a site page so that it will show the nested folder structure as a user navigate up and down the directory structure. Example ...
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How to enable anonymous access to page in sharepoint 2010?

I have a SharePoint site which contains two pages. I don't want to enable anonymous access for the home page of this site but I do want to do it for the other pages it contains. How is this done?
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Logging in custom Webparts and Application pages

I'm working on a SharePoint 2010 project which consists of a few application pages and some webparts. Whenever some error occurs in any of the custom pages/webparts I get the sharepoint error page ...
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Error when clicking on the Edit Control Box (ECB)

In a sharepoint project, on some lists when i click on the ECB i get a error message: This item is no longer available. It may have been deleted by another user. Click 'OK' to refresh the page. ...
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How to pass Url as value in Hyperlink field Type in List Instance?

I have try to add Url as value in List Instance. <ListInstance Title="Lists Link" TemplateType="1005" Description="All Lists Link Url in This Custom List" ...
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PreUpgradeCheck Error How to locate reference of Missing Feature

I am migrating sharepoint 2007 publishing site to sharepoint 2010. For migration process I have followed the steps 1. Backup the content database from the SP2007 machine. 2. Restore that database in ...
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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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Not able to browse SharePoint site

I am trying to browse SharePoint site(host header site collection site ) on my windows 7 machine where it is deployed but When i try to browse this site it prompts to enter credential.I am entering ...
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Migrating MOSS 2007 to SharePoint 2010 giving the error “Invalid Object Name sites”

I am migrating SharePoint 2007 publishing site to SharePoint 2010. These are the steps I have followed 1. Backup the content database from the SP2007 machine. 2. Restore that database in sql server ...
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Error While Deploying wsp to SP2010 machine

I am upgrading the SP2007 project to SP2010 where I have made necessary changes to the project(Changed the reference,master pages etc). I have deployed the farm solution in my machine I am getting the ...
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Is it possible to add webpart zone in sitepages?

I had a SharePoint site where I created a page (not a webpart page). Can I add webpart zone on this page?
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Too Much Memory Usage for Windows form Application

I Made an application to download a folder from a given sharepoint site, but its consuming memory above 600,000K once i click on Connect button, anyone can give suggestion to improve my code ? I ...
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Webpart not taking up entire space

I have a custom sharepoint site where the Main area consists of two table cells. The left contains the navigation and the right contains things such as Calendar webparts. The problem is that the ...
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SharePoint 2010 Search - The search request was unable to connect to the Search Service

I am using SharePoint 2010 Foundation and I have a prolem with the search on there. Everytime I search for something I get the response of The search request was unable to connect to the Search ...
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Javascript in Content Editor will not run unless our URL is a trusted site

We have a client that have their systems set up so that the Javascript in a Content Editor on a page does not seem to run unless they add the url of the site to the list of Trusted Sites in Internet ...
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What tool to use to check memory leaks in SharePoint

Currently I encounter memory leaks in my SharePoint 2007 application. What is the best tool to identify is there any un-dispose objects in the codes? Example like DataTable, SPWeb, or SPList.
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Retrieve large data from SharePoint List without using splist.EnableThrottling Property?

I have an requirement of fetching bulk data from sharepoint list using SPquery. Here is the code DataTable dt=new DataTable(); SPQuery query = new SPQuery(); query.ViewAttributes = ...
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Getting the error “The underlying connection was closed: An unexpected error occurred on a receive.” using Client Object Model

I'm trying to connect to a SharePoint 2010 site using the .NET Client Object Model. When I run test code from a windows console app that I have written, I have no problems. When I try to run the same ...
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Print Version history in Sharepoint 2010

Is that possible to print out version history at Sharepoint 2010? If possible, please advise.
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URL rewriter and Sharepoint 2010

I have a url that uses https. My client would like to be able to avoid typing https everytime so i was looking in to using URL rewriter 2 to rewrite the URL so that http://x.com -> https://x.com ...