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 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 ...
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Adding a new Web Front End Server to existing SharePoint 2010 Farm

We have a SharePoint 2010 server farm with 2 Application Servers, 2 Web Front End Servers and database server. We want to add one more Web Front End Server to the farm. After adding a server to the ...
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Content DB log files growing out of control when using Lists.asmx to update three fields on a library

I've created a console application to migrate files from legacy SharePoint servers to a new server utilizing SharePoint Foundation 2010. I'm using Lists.asmx to get list information and update three ...
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Worth investing knowledge in Sharepoint?

I'm a newbie in Sharepoint and need some help. Is worth investing knowledge in Sharepoint from today and one year forward when there's a new version will be available in the market?
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Problem retracting a Sharepoint 2010 Foundation solution

I am retracting a globally deployed solution via Central Administration. Here is the info Name: familycareprl.wsp Type: Core Solution Contains Web Application Resource: No Contains Global ...
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SharePoint SP1 Uninstallation

Is it possible to uninstall SharePoint Server 2010 SP1? I hope it can't be done. Is there any way beyond the rule?
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Error when creating a Site Collection for a Site Template

I'm having some trouble creating a new site template on a customer's system using a site template I've created against our UAT system. Both are using SharePoint 2010 Foundation. The site template ...
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Your client does not support opening this list with Windows Explorer- IE8 - WSSv3

Users can't open document lib in WSS v3 using Windows Explorer.Users on IE8 have this issues I have done everyhting from the below: Please verify the following three steps: 1. WebClient service is ...
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Need a Web part to display user profile of selected user in SharePoint Foundation 2010

I am searching for a Data View web part which can display user profile of selected user in SharePoint foundation 2010. There will be one web part which will contain list of users and another one ...
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Hosting multiple internet facing sites on a single server

Is it possible to have multiple internet facing SharePoint sites running from the same server? I.E., different domains, completely unrelated content. Bonus question: If this is possible, and I have ...
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DevExpress ASPxNavBar state not being persisted as expected

I am using the ASPxNavBar on the master page of my sharepoint site (Sharepoint Foundation 2010). I have succefully integrated the control so that it functions properly however i am have a problem ...
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Custom property text field for Visual Webpart SharePoint 2010

I'm working on a visual webpart and I need to create a custom property text field.This will be used to set how many days password would expire. See below: [WebBrowsable(true), Category("AD ...
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Sharepoint Foundation 2010 behind ARR reverse proxy

Has anyone successfully setup Sharepoint Foundation behind IIS ARR module's reverse proxy? I've been banging my head on the wall for hours now. ATM, it's sort of working fine. Pages load up, and ...
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Infopath with Sharepoint Foundation 2010

Is it possible to use Infopath 2010 forms with Sharepoint Foundation 2010? What licence(s) (if any), would I need to do so?
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simplest way to get SPUser or SPGroup From ID in sharepoint2010

i am stuck to an issue where i have a List ID - list of Ids i have to find the LoginName of SPUser or SPGroup with the id in the ListID i tried the following but it threws exception as it did not ...
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Edit a webpart in SharePoint

Someone deployed a webpart to our site that left and that webpart changed the globalbreadcrumb banner of the sitecollection. The webpart is needed to be used, but I want to remove the code that is ...
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Domain Groups in SharePoint 2010

We have several domain groups that are not showing up in our SharePoint 2010 environment. The common thread seems to be that domain groups without an e-mail address assigned to the group are the ones ...
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How to Restore entire farm without configuration database?

I need help to restore my SharePoint farm. Actually by mistake i deleted my configuration database and i don't have backup of it. but i have full farm back file "spbr0004". Is it possible to restore ...
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What order to apply SharePoint 2010 Enterprise SP1 and June 2011 CU?

It's September 2011. We just installed SharePoint 2010 Enterprise RTM. Want to install SharePoint 2010 SP1. Do we need to install SharePoint Foundation SP1 first? And should we install June update ...
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What is the difference between globally deployed and local host deployed

i am currently created a visual web part i just added a button in the webpart and run the application . after deploying the application by pressing f5 when i open central administration under manage ...