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why we need to use web.AllowUnsafeUpdates = true, we don't use these things with traditional ASP.Net Applications?

based on this post When & why I need to use web.AllowUnsafeUpdates = true "For reasons of security, by default, Microsoft SharePoint Foundation does not allow you to make posts from a Web ...
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Start Workflow using JavaScript or Ribbon Button

I'm using SharePoint 2010 Foundation. I've developed a SharePoint-Farm Solution and now I want start a SharePoint Workflow clicking a Ribbon Button. I know that with SharePoint Designer I can create ...
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System.ServiceModel.ServiceActivationException “A relative URI cannot be created because the 'uriString' parameter represents an absolute”

The client object model code in my application is throwing the following exception. How to solve it?. System.ServiceModel.ServiceActivationException: The service '/_vti_bin/client.svc' cannot be ...
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File not displaying in library's all items view

I have a document library in SharePoint 2010 Foundation. When I have uploaded a file into a document library from the browser, it is showing a message "uploaded successfully" but it is not showing in ...
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using sharepoint client object model need to update item from one list to another in batch

I am making windows tool using sharepoint client object model. I have two custom lists one as source list and another as destination list hosted in sharepoint. In both the lists there is column ...
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Get file name from document library

I have a document library named DocLibrary. Inside that, I have created few folders. Each folder have 3 another folder. Inside that, I store the specific files. Example: DocLibrary > NF1> ...
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Creating new column in workflow task list in sharepoint designer 2013

I have created a Document Library as 'Sample1' and it has 2 fields as Form Title,Date.I am getting user data for Form Title and Date.And I have created a workflow for 'Sample1' in SharePoint designer ...
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Automating SharePoint Foundation 2013 Backups

I am relatively new to SharePoint and am trying to figure out how to automate the backups for my SharePoint Foundation 2013 server. I want to store the backups on a network share on a different ...
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Check Child Items When Parent Status Column Is Changed

What is a good strategy to prevent a change on a parent item in a SharePoint 2010 list if a related child item (i.e. the child of the parent) column is set to open? For example, I don't want to allow ...
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new features/capabilities in sharepoint 2013 CSOM as compared to sharepoint 2010

Can someone please tell me about all the new features/capabilities in sharepoint 2013 CSOM as compared to sharepoint 2010. I cannot find any useful link about the same in google
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CSS/HTML Failure [on hold]

I have a custom slider on my SharePoint site. This custom slider has an odd issue. I can post the CSS file if someone can help. #featured{ width:400px; padding-right:250px; ...
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How to export wsp file from sharepoint 2007 and import it to sharepoint 2010

How to export a wsp file from sharepoint 2007 and import it to sharepoint 2010. Also what all are things that we should keep in mind before & after the process
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How to add custom action to open document in a specific program

If possible, how can a link to open a selected document be added to the Callout dialog in Sharepoint2013? e.g. We have a desktop application that works with TIFF, PDF and other image files. We want ...
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migrate timer job from sharepoint 2007 to 2010

is it possible to migrate a custom timer job from SharePoint 2007 to 2010? is so,please let me know what points should i keep in mind before & after proceeding.
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Exception occurred while connecting to wcf endpoint

I get very strange exception: "exception occured while connecting to wcf endpoint. Access denied" Only when I go to any Document Library. I have logged as Administrator and I have added ...
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SharePoint2010 is using older version of Workflow instead of new one

I have a Workflow in created in SharePoint designer 2010 that starts when an item in the list is changed. The problem is that SharePoint keeps using the older version of the Workflow after I save and ...
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SharePoint 2013 View document insert

I have created a New column in a Doc Library. Column is a Choice Field. Its called Catalog. There are Three Choices in the Catalog. 1,2,3. I have also created views which shows documents that have ...
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Unable to see Sort options for some columns among list of columns of a List

I want the Sort option to be enabled for all the columns in a list. But i cannot see the ribbon(which gives sort ascending/descending option) beside some columns. Any idea why this is happening? ...
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Moving item on ItemAdded gives Error

IN my event receiver, on Item Added event I have placed my custom method to move document based on a rule. The issue is when a document is uploaded in the Upload dialog I get an error saying item not ...
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Can SharePoint access other systems REST Services using SharePoint Designer & BCS?

In our organization we have web HR system, we can access this system using REST API and read data from it. We need to allow users access this data form SharePoint. Can we do this task using ...
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How best to stream an SPFile stored in RBS

We use Remote Blob Storage (i.e. SQL FileStream) and SharePoint 2010 to store our files. We have a web service providing access to parts of SharePoint. One part of this web service includes serving ...
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Can I connect on REST services using SharePoint 2013 BCS?

Can I connect and get data from REST services using SharePoint 2013 BCS? if yes, please provide me with the reference or article Note: I can build an external list using BCS and connect on external ...
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SharePoint 2010 workflow fail to run after pause

Situation: A Custom List and a approval workflow designed by SharePoint Designer 2010 The approval workflow will pause 5 mins when the item created , after pause, will start the approval process. ...
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Document is not getting saved in Sharepoint using Firefox browser

I have a document stored in SharePoint, and when I try to edit the document through Internet explorer the document get edited and the new document gets saved in SharePoint, whereas when I try to open ...
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I need to get all announcements items from all sub sites

I need to get all announcements items from all sites and display them on home page? how I can do that? Note: I know I can use SPSiteDataQuery, but this object don't allow me to get SPListItems, and ...
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How to programmatically access and manipulate Discussion item and replies?

How to access and manipulate Discussion item and replies? I have a discussion board that has a check box, based on the input I switch the permissions of that discussion post for a specific user (from ...
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csom to check permission user in sharepoint 2013

I have a small script that checks if user has permission to a site. It works great till I give permission to a site and then remove permission. When I check permission throw site permission, I see no ...
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Error while adding a file to document library with the following code

I am using the following code to add a file to my document library, but it keeps giving me List data validation error (even if the values are correct!) myHashtable.Add("Text","Valid"); ...
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Redirect at the end of event itemupdated

I'd like to know if there are a way to make a redirection in an event receiver of a list itemUpdated and not updating. I need this because in my event, i create a file in a folder and of a document ...
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Unable to add a Choice field to a Calculated field (SharePoint Foundation 2013)

I'm not sure why I'm having this issue, as all material says that I should be able to do this... I have a required choice field that I would like to use in a calculated column. However, when I try to ...
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Sharepoint 2013 designer workflow error 401

I have created a designer workflow in SharePoint 2013 and i have published the workflow as a non system account (as required).But when i check the status of the workflow it say internal status ...
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Sharepoint 2010 publishing page does not save changes

I'm facing a bug - publishing page does not save changes of title field. I go to Site Actions -> Edit Page, make changes to content fields and then I click Check In -> Publish. After refreshing the ...
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Lost folders in Sharepoint Foundation 2010

I recently updated our companies Sharepoint CSS in Sharepoint Designer 2010 - we have multiple subsites. I couldn't see any additional folders containing documents. However, now that I've put the new ...
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Error while running the Powershell script

I want to run the following script but getting the error "Unable to find type [Microsoft.Office.Server.UserProfiles.PropertyConstants]" #Add SharePoint PowerShell SnapIn if not already added if ...
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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 Display A List Of Contacts In A Grid

I have a contacts list in SharePoint. In that list there are a few columns like Firstname, Surname, email etc. There is also an image URL. I would like to bring all of the information in a Contact ...
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SafeScriptManager From Where Can I download Microsoft.Practices.SPG.AJAXSupport.dll

I read many articles like this: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ff647244.aspx But no where i can't find a Microsoft.Practices.SPG.AJAXSupport.dll I only find ...
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SharePoint 2013 - forms and workflows

We would like to use SharePoint 2013 Standard edition - to build Internet facing forms and workflows - in many cases the forms are filled in by anonymous users. We can't use InfoPath since we do not ...
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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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Create List in subsite from list template

I have saved a list template in list template gallery from a subsite. It is visible in list template gallery and i am to create list in root site but when i go another subsite i am not able to see ...
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I can't get custom master page to add new apps

I'm using a custom master paged based off of oslo. When i made the master page I copied the oslo.html file and added breadcrumb navigation. When I go to "Add an app" I get stuck at this loading ...
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How to add an existing workflow to a list?

I've a workflow in SharePoint 2010 and I'd like use this one on an existing document library. When I go to Library settings and Workflow settings, I don't see my workflow. If I go to SharePoint ...
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How to update active directory data from SharePoint 2010 application

Is there any way by which we can directly update active directory data from SharePoint 2010 application? Plz guide how to do this? Regards
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Configure App URL

I am trying to configure app on my VM(virtual machine) SharePoint Foundation 2013, and i am stuck at creating Subscription Settings Service Application This is a link I am follwoing to configure the ...
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Quick Launch Menu - open in new window/tab - foundation 2013

I'm trying to set the quick launch menu links to open in new window. I'm using Sharepoint foundation 2013. Since it's asp menu i tried to add Target="_blank" property. But it still opens in the same ...
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How to add button in custom EditForm.aspx ribbon?

I have a task list and in my task list I am using custom a EditForm.aspx page instead of default a EditForm.aspx. I want to add a ribbon button in my custom form. Actually we are overriding the ...
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Announcement to display just the title in SP 2010

How to display just the title in Announcement on the Home page. Can I hide the body so it can be seen only if you click on the title in SharePoint 2010
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Making a particular document list or library mandatory to show in SharePoint 2010

Can I have a particular List or Library Document be always available in the top, no matter how many document we add or modify? Example: Document 1 should always be shown, no matter we keep adding n ...
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Open in explorer view to show a filtered view of the list or library

I am looking at a filtered view of my library on my site so I am only seeing certain items. When I click open in explorer, I see everything in the library and my filter is no longer applied. Is it ...
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redirect survey for after clicking finish - using presaveaction

I'm trying to redirect users to a custom URL after hitting the finish button. I can get the page to redirect but the survey isn't marked as completed and no data is saved. I'm using this below: ...