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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 ...
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Pager below sharepoint list

I have a sharepoint site with a list, loaded from an external content type with Sharepoint designer. The list limit is 30. Below the list, a data pager is shown to navigate through the pages. ...
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How to do Scope=RecursiveAll with Linq To Sharepoit

I have the following CAML query: caml = string.Format("{0}", code); query = new SPQuery { Query = caml, ViewAttributes = "Scope = \"RecursiveAll\"" }; This query search in a document library a list ...
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Can I create a “next due date” field for recurring tasks with no coding?

We've got a task list of recurring reporting jobs. For instance, a security report that's generated daily, weekly stats from three different individuals, semi-annual rollups of data. Our task list, ...
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How are calendar overlays supposed to work?

Verbose background information is provided, with questions in bold. We're working with Foundation 2010, and I'm running into some calendar overlay issues that are quite non-intuitive, so I'm trying ...
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SharePoint Foundation search scope

Is there any way to create a scope for searches in SharePoint Foundation or am I stuck with the out-of-the-box features?
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Change Workflow State to Approved

I've build my own approval workflow. My workflow is finished, but the state of the workflow (state in library) is "finished". When I finish the standard SharePoint approval workflow the state is ...
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Sharepoint Foundation shows “Publish” at the top

I have created a few sites on Sharepoint Foundation but one of my sites shows "Publish" in NAV bar at the top and none of the other sites have that on it. The users can see it but it is inactive for ...
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Can I manage views based on permissions in OOTB Foundation 2010?

As problem fixes are implemented, we are uploading additional or modified documentation and procedures to a sharepoint site where our employees can review those changes. We've got another sharepoint ...
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Can I use a custom field type icon instead of value?

I'm creating a new custom field type to go with my custom document library. What I want to do is to have the column display a small icon upon meeting a certain condition, for example if the element ...
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Infopath publishing: “a device attached to the system…” error

I get this error when I try to publish my form (from Infopath designer) to a form library (created during publish) of a SharePoint 2010 instance: Infopath cannot save the following form: ...
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PowerShell Script to Create a New SPDiagnosticsCategory

Powershell script to create a new SPDiagnosticsCategory under an custom SPDiagnosticService.Areas["MY_AREA"]
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Foundation 2010 Search configuration without domain controller (Active Directory)

I have setup a SharePoint Foundation 2010 farm consisting of 2 servers: SQL Server and SharePoint all-in-one server. The setup is without a domain controller, which was possible with some effort with ...
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Overwrite SharePoint document using CopyIntoItems service of Copy.asmx

I am doing SharePoint implementation at iPhone/iPad side. I use SOAP/REST api calls for implementing this. One of my functionalities is to upload contents to SharePoint document libraries. I use ...
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List Item won't save if title is entered

I have created a new list and am working on editing the newform.aspx page to customize the form. In the new list, I have renamed the title column to 'Details' because I will be using it as a link to ...
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Show Author.name in custom XSL for blog post

I've been attempting to modify the XSLT on the blog posts to show the authors photo. I've managed to get the photo showing by changing the 'Created By' column to the value "Person (with picture)" and ...
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SharePoint 2010 Foundation Top Nav Bar populated from an SP List

I am trying to create a Top Nav Bar for SP Foundation that uses dropdowns/flyouts and is dynamically populated from a SharePoint list. This will allow the site admin to modify the navigation without ...
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Sharepoint designer generated forms

I'm, quite unsuccessfully until now, trying to change sharepoint's default forms. Well I can create/change and set another form to be the default and that's where my success ends. When editing a site ...
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Social Commenting WebPartPropertyDisplayItems property

I am trying to change the Social comment webpart -WebPartPropertyDisplayItems property to display more than 10 items in the comments section. But its still takes only 10.is ter anyother way to update ...
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Custom Field Type error when deploying solution

I'm having problems when deploying a solution that creates several custom columns, for the content types I need to use. As it turned out I needed a couple custom field types for my application. The ...
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How do I pass value to list event receiver?

I have a document library that have a column named "Region", after some user uploads a doc to the library, I want to update this column based on this user's region property. for example, if this ...
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How can I modify the available “repeat” options in a new Calendar event?

3I'm creating a calendar that lists various recurring due dates for reports and status updates. For end-of-year reports, I choose the "Last weekday of December" option. However, 31 Dec is a company ...
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How to add web application (project from Visual Basic 2010) to Sharepoint Foundation

I would like to ask, how I can add web application (this is Visual Basic project) to my site collection in Sharepoit Foundation? Can I do this without create web part? If no or yes please tell me how ...
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Is there a way to automatically alphabetize the Quick Launch menu?

We're running SharePoint Foundation 2010. I have a Quick Launch list, and I'm constantly going in to re-order it manually as I delete and add itms to keep it relevant. Is there a way to set this up so ...
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Meeting notifications from calendar with Foundation?

We're using SharePoint Foundation 2010. We do ~not~ have workflows. That fact prevents the answers given here from working for me. So, for a close-but-not-duplicate-question, I'd like to pose this ...
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Flyouts in Top Toolbar navigation SharePoint Foundation 2010

I followed the instructions to change the navigation tool bar to flyouts - no problem and it looks great! The problem I am having is, when I click a tab, the Home tab is highlighted and the selected ...
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Re-Installation of SharePoint Search Express in SharePoint Foundation

I have installed the SharePoint Foundation in production server using standalone configuration. at that time I faced a problem of port 80. There was no configuration asked from the SharePoint but ...
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How to add required column comments in library Sharepoint Fundation

I try to add required column "comments" in library but I have problem, when I add column and I check in "Require that this column contains information:" when I try to save this file (.doc) I don't see ...
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Why aren't custom views displaying recurring appointments properly?

We have two recurring events in a SharePoint calendar. The first recurs every two weeks beginning Jun 05, 2012, and the second recurs every two weeks beginning Jun 10, 2012. The Jun 05 meeting is ...
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To check edit permission on a specific list using ecma script client object model

Users will have read permission at web level but in some scenario few users can have edit permission on just one list under the web (role is broken for the list and explicit permission is given on the ...
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How can I add a hyperlink to a field contaning plain text?

I'm using SP Foundation 2010, with severly limited development permissions. I'm operating as a site Owner in a user area, so access to Designer, Visual Studio, etc. is limited and I'm looking for ...
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Lookup columns into document template

I've a DocLib with the lookup field Field01 and I want to display the associated lookup columns as Field01:FieldA, Field01:FieldB... I already have them on the view, now I want the exact same ...
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Can I display some documents in my browser and others using their native applications?

I'm using SP Foundation 2010, with severly limited development permissions. I'm operating as a site Owner in a user area, so access to Designer, Visual Studio, etc. is limited and I'm looking for ...
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How do I prevent Sharepoint from asking to download html files to my local machine?

I have a page that contains a Page Viewer web part. Each time the page loads, in both edit and view modes, I get a File Download dialog box asking "Do you want to save this file?", listing the correct ...
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Is there need to change application server web.config?

I have a SharePoint 2010 farm with 2 WFEs and one application server. I have made some custom changes to web.config file of one web application on one WFE server and performed same action on another ...
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SOAP error when trying to access data and template from Designer

I get the following error message when trying to view a msater page or try to view data from SharePoint Designer: soap:ServerServer was unable to process request. ---> Value does not fall within ...