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Show only a subfolder of a document library in a web part

I want to show only a particular folder in the right pane of a page using a webpart in Sharepoint Foundation 2010. Is this possible? When adding the webpart, I could only add the document library. ...
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Trigger a workflow when user added to permission group

I'm not sure if this is even possible so here goes: I have a calendar list. After creation of the list I will add a choice field to the list in an event receiver where the choices will be the email ...
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Upgrading from Sharepoint Foundation 2010 to Sharepoint Server 2010

Is it possible to upgrade from Sharepoint Foundation to the full version (SharePoint Server 2010)? We've half way implemented a site in Foundation and are running into issues. Can we just install ...
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Can an Application Page Permissions Be Set from SharePoint Foundation 2010?

Apologies up front... I'm quite new to SharePoint. I'm developing an application page in SharePoint because what I'm doing is a lot of custom development, AJAX/jQuery external database, custom ...
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Issue adding description column to custom document library in VS2010

I want to add a description column to my List definiton. However when i do it the column does not show up on the EditForm dialog so that you can actually set the description. Can someone look at the ...
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Calendar list event cell height does not increase with content

Was wondering if someone knows how to make it so that the cell for the calendar event does not cut off the contents. Instead I want it to dynamically resize depending on the contents. I did some ...
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Sharepoint Check In Check Out Malfunctioning

Good Day, on our sharepoint portal, Whenever we check out Word Files, or Excel Files, It throws a message: "This document could not be checked out to your local drafts folder.This may already have ...
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SendEmail Activity in Workflow created with Visual Studio 2010

I am creating a workflow in visual studio. This is what i want it to do....when triggered by creation of a list item i want it to send an email to a permission group with a link in the body to the ...
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Getting Error When Open Sharepoint Central Admin After Windows Updates

Hello Group members, "Management studio failed to open" and unable to open any of the sites Today I stopped the windows updates.And removing the updates till then my SP works ...
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Creating Custom Web Service on Sharepoint 2010

I'm new to web services and i've been trying to create a custom one using this tutorial: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms464040.aspx I've named my service as Files and created a new method ...
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Default documents in search results

In my Foundation 2010 If I search something i get the result as links to DispForm ie: http://myserver/Lists/Orders/DispForm.aspx?ID=6937 but actually my default document to display it is ...
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Go to specific page in large list

I got a list that have about 200 items and growing. Is there a way to navigate to a specific page of that list? Something similar that are on forums all over. Or a dropdown? We are using Sharepoint ...
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Share Point Reporting

I've created a bunch of Lists for users to enter data. Now it's time to start creating useful reports. All reports must be in Share Point so we can't export to Excel or use SSRS. I created a ...
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Add indicator to the title of an calendar event to show that it has an attachment

Looking for options: I want to set it up so that when a person attaches a document to an event of a calendar list that the title of said event will be modified with an indicator to show that a file ...
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From .NET developer to SharePoint developer - Can it happen?

I am a .NET developer who builds web apps and I’m thinking of learning SharePoint 2010 and change my career to SharPOint development. Why? Because web development is widely focused and I never seem to ...
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How to order all day events on a calendar

I have a calendar list with a choice called "Category" with items A,B,C,D. I want to sort the all day events that are shown based on the selected category. I tried to set the Orderby ...
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how to convert the sharepoint recurrencedata field (xml) to ical format (vis versa)

How do I make both conversion from recurrence data field to ical format and ical to recurrence data field?
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Problem with formula when creating calculated column when referenced column that has space in its name

Not sure what the problem is but when i use the following formula when creating a calculated column =IF([Event Type]="","Black",IF([Event Type]="PFL","Red",IF([Event Type]="VCL","Gold",IF([Event ...
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Multiple Document upload with multiple metadata set

I need to customize the document library upload form in such a way that if user has uploaded 2 files. The next metadata form should show 2 sets of metadata form like if I have 2 properties I should ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Profile Picture Storage

I have this sharepoint site configured to let the users upload their profile picture to the default image library (http://intranet/my/User%20Photos). When someone right-click on the image and goes to ...
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Where are users in SharePoint stored?

Quick question, I don't know how SharePoint i set up like this, but where are users stored? I recently got to a new workplace and there's a Sharepoint site here which has been programmed a bit. And I ...
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Login a user from code with claims authentication (fba)

i have a problem with logging in a user from server side on a claims (fba) enabled site. Users can register themselves on the site and get an email with a confirmation link. After they click on the ...
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“View exceeds list view threshold” even when it doesn't

I have a document library in SharePoint Foundation 2010 which contains over 10,000 items, arranged in folders such that no folder contains more than 2000 items. I've created a public view called ...
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How to link two lists using a multi-valued lookup column?

I have two lists, one contains files, each file has one or more ID(depending on its content). These IDs are lookups to another list. Now, I generate another list on fly, this list has the ID column as ...
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Outgoing Email Settings Not Updating

I've been trying to update the From Address and Reply-to Address with a new email address. The update appears to work, however, when an alert is sent, SharePoint is still using the original email ...
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Sharepoint Foundation Breadcrumbs styling and layout modification

This is really a few questions in one post, but I'd prefer to ask this way as they are both related: Question 1: In Sharepoint Foundation I'd like to move the breadcrumbs into a visible area on the ...
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Is it possible to create Site Collection such that URL should not have “/sites” in SharePoint foundation 2010?

I want to create Site Collection such that Site collection should not contain "/sites" in its URL(Except root Site Collection) in SharePoint Foundation 2010. Is it possible to do it?
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Pop up dialogue in sharepoint

I was trying to use a modal dialogue..Below is the scenario <script type="text/javascript"> function OnClicked() { var waitDialog = SP.UI.ModalDialog.showWaitScreenWithNoClose("Retrieving ...
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Color coding categories on a Sharepoint 2010 calendar

Was wondering if someone has experience coloring a calendar event based on the value of a category. I have seen guides to do this via Sharepoint Designer but would like a way to do this through the ...
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Recurring calendar event not shown on correct days

I set up a recurring event on my Calendar list Title - test Start time 10/31/2011 11:00 AM End Time 2/1/2050 12:00 PM Recurrence Every 2 weeks on: Tuesday On the Month view of the calendar i ...
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How do I get a specific file using Client Object Model in Silverlight?

I can't seem to find any direction when trying to filter a FileCollection (Picture Library) by a specific value. I am 'trying' to use the Silverlight Client Object Model to access list data in ...
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Problem renaming a file in document library programmatically

I want to use a FeatureEventReceiver to rename Home.aspx -> Old_Home.aspx. When i activate the feature rather than Home.aspx getting renamed it gets deleted/disappears (i.e. missing when i refresh ...
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How to refresh a Sandboxed web part after leaving Edit Display Mode?

I have a test SP page hosting a Sandbox WebPart, code only. The WebPart in turn contains a GridView. I'd like to refresh the WebPart (actually, to fire the GridView-ObjectContainerDataSource ...
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SharePoint 2010 Search issue

I'm having a problem with SP Search; We have 1 App server(041), 2 WFE servers (039,040). search is configured on APP server (041) as in the below: I did crawling and search results are perfect, ...
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Add image column to Sharepoint Foundation list

Trying to use Visual Studio to add an image/thumbnail column to the schema.xml of a Sharepoint Foundation list (Can't use the Type="Image" as this is Foundation). Any ideas? TIA
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Delete page from the Site Pages library

Wondering if someone has the code to delete a page from the Site Pages library in a Feature Event Receiver on de-activation TIA
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Anonymous users can only see site if “SitePages/Home.aspx” is in URL

I have a public-facing SharePoint Foundation 2010 site managed by a hosting company, so I don't have access to the 14 hive, web.config, Central Administration, etc. The site is a standard Team Site, ...
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Retraction and deployment tasks are not executed Sharepoint 2010 after SP1

I am unable to redeploy solution to my sharepoint 2010 site. When I try to retract solution, the task is registered in scheduled que but not executed (sharepoint timer and admin services are running, ...
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How to make sharepoint site view by all

http://sharepoint.microsoft.com/blog/Pages/default.aspx the above link is the sharepoint 2010 site of blog template . Can anyone help me how to do as same for posting my blogs . How to make the site ...
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SharePoint Doc Library won't check out docs for editing

This issue has me stumped; any idea would be appreciated. This is relating to SharePoint 2010 and MS Word 2010. Situation: Doc library in SharePoint is using custom content types and has several ...
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Windows 7, IE9, need to bypass “Open/Save/Cancel” prompt to force user to open

I have Windows 7 machines working off MOSS 2007, and now the Windows 7 forces you to use IE9, I am at a loss on how to force open the documents you click on in the SharePoint Library instead of having ...
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Moving a Site Collection from SharePoint 2010 Foundation to SharePoint Server 2010

Is it possible to move a Site Collection from SharePoint 2010 Foundation to SharePoint Enterprise Server 2010. I tried import/export using PowerShell and get an "Access is Denied" error on import. ...
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Save webpart (html) as PDF file

I have a webpart that is specialized business calculator. Once the user puts in the details of the contract, they need to save the web part (in pdf format) as part of the contract documentation. I ...
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Content Type Created By, Created On, Last Modified

I'm looking to determine who created a content type and when. The standard page for a content type does not provide this information. Can someone direct me to where I can find this information in ...
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Unable to restore a particular site in FBA configured web application

I have taken a site backup or export(specific site from site collection e.g http://rootsite1/subsite) http://rootsite1 which is in Windows authentication using stsadm Export command. I have ...
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Server side event for button in sandbox solution

i am developing one sandbox solution. i have one .aspx page in my solution, there i need to create one button and need to write server-side event for that button. But i couldn't do it. getting error ...
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High CPU utilization-w3wp.exe [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: High CPU utilization in WFE-w3wp.exe How can the high cpu utilization due to w3wp.exe in sharepoint 2010 servers can be resolved? Please help me on this to overcome the ...
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High CPU utilization in WFE-w3wp.exe

We have 2 Web Front End Servers-SharePoint Server 2010 farm and are configured using NLB. From 2 weeks, there is a heavy load in WFE Server 1 alone. Configuration of both the servers are the same. ...
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Load Test and Stress Test in SharePoint 2010

We need to perform the load test and stress test in SharePoint Server 2010. How can we perform the tests and is there any automated tool to handle it effectively?
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SharePoint 2010 User Profile Sync issue

I am doing a SharePoint user profile sync from AD, the process is working fine, as shown in the screenshot below got from "Synchronization service manager" 2373 profiles were added. but only 9 were ...