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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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Color code item row based on column value in SharePoint Foundation 2013

I have a custom list which contains a field called Status. In the AllItems view, I would like to color code each line item based on the value of Status. Is this possible to do withing SharePoint ...
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When & why I need to use web.AllowUnsafeUpdates = true

When & why I need to use web.AllowUnsafeUpdates = true, and why it is false by default: web.AllowUnsafeUpdates = true; //Update Item web.AllowUnsafeUpdates = false;
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How do we activate auditing in SharePoint Foundation 2010?

We are trying to set up SharePoint auditing to audit reading of list items and are having problems finding how to turn it on. Is this supported in the Foundation version? If so how do we activate it?
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Mega Menu On Sharepoint 2013

I will like to know how to create a mega menu on sharepoint 2013 foundation. I have seen some tutorials on the internet but all of them deals with SP2010 only and these tutorials dont work for SP2013. ...
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What is the REST endpoint URL to get list of site collections?

If I go to SharePoint 2013 site, click on Admin -> SharePoint, you will see a list of site collections (the link is https://somename-admin.sharepoint.com/_layouts/15/online/SiteCollections.aspx) What ...
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Which special Characters are not Allowed in SharePoint 2013 Files\Folders?

I am working on SharePoint Admin and Development part. One of our customer is using SharePoint 2013. User is getting Special character issue while uploading file in SharePoint 2013. We are searching ...
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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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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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How to configure incoming email in SharePoint Foundations without local SMTP

How I can to configure incoming email in SharePoint Foundations without local SMTP?
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Is there a fiddle for SharePoint?

I am new to SharePoint Is there a fiddle for SharePoint? Like dotnetfiddle and jsfiddle? I have checked this question, Is there a SharePoint 2010 virtual machine? but the links in answers are dead ...
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How to add jquery library in sharepoint2013?

I am new to SharePoint, currently i am learning sharepoint2013, here i don't know,how to add jquery library in master page. Before that I did all steps from the following site http://blogs.msdn.com/b/...
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Books Recommended for Beginner SharePoint architect

I am a recent graduate and got a job as a junior SharePoint developer few months ago. For the last few months, I have been working on SharePoint development, e.g. webparts, .Net Forms, K2, Lists, ...
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SharePoint 2013 Add Read more link in Announcement web part each list items

I want to add Read more link in my Announcement Web Part I followed this blog post: http://www.learningsharepoint.com/2013/04/07/styling-announcements-with-javascript-using-js-link-in-sharepoint-2013/ ...
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How to retrieve Users and Groups seperately from a “Person or Group” column via C# code?

I have a field in the discussion list, which allows the initiator of the discussion to specify the people to share the discussion with. This field is typed as 'Person or Group' that allows selection ...
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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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JSLINK for multiple list views

I have a list that i used for many view as a web parts in the home page, so all the view are from the same list. what i want is to customize my view in a specific design, so i have to apply a JSlink ...
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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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Change default site in Sharepoint foundation

my SP2010 site by defaul goes to: xxx.xx.x.xxx:xxxx/SitePages/Inicio.aspx now i need the main site is: xxx.xx.x.xxx:xxxx/Publico/default.aspx any idea plz?
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get current user info using jquery ,REST and csom

My goal is to get the login name and picture for the current user. I am using SharePoint 2013 Foundation. I tried three method and non of then worked correctly: This is with jQuery SPServices: ...
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How to create multi level navigation?

I created a sub level location for my menu link by drag & drop. (ex: /about/FAQ) I was wondering if it is possible to go another level deep (3rd level)? example: /about/something/FAQ
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Conditional Formatting on SharePoint 2013 Designer

I am working as an IT support in a small company. I need to create a formatting function for a dropdown control box column with months (multiple months can be selected). If there are multiple months ...
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How to change active directory password using Code?

How to change active directory User Account Password using code?
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Get document library folder & files via client object model

I have a SharePoint Library and I want to traverse all folders, sub folders and files of it using client object model. How can this be done?
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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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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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What is the purpose of Microsoft.SharePoint.Runtime.dll in CSOM?

I know we need to use Microsoft.SharePoint.Client and Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.Runtime dll's reference in .NET managed CSOM application development. But can someone help me understand why we have ...
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SharePoint 404 not found after IIS hardening

Environment: Windows Server 2012 SharePoint 2013 IIS 8 I have deployed the Sharepoint 2013 site in the App server(Windows 2012). We have seperate DB server. My site was working fine. Until I ran ...
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How to update one list from another, element by element

I want to update some changes in one list from another. The second list should have details of first list. First list has got elements: Contract | Worker | Day Start | Day Stop | ...
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SharePoint List view Options

Could you guys please let me know about the options: Collapsed and Expanded under Create view > Group By heading.
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How to add a custom action to the list ribbon?

How to add a custom action to the list ribbon? The custom action should open a sitepage in modal popup.
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SharePoint 2013. why Anonymous user Identity need to be 'IUSR'?

Environment: SharePoint 2013, IIS 8. No images and CSS displayed in the Central Admin. In firebug, its authentication failure. I checked in the IIS, the Anonymous user Identity was set to '...
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Sharepoint ribbon greyed out

I was trying to exclude the "Export to Spreadsheet" from survey for users and after I got into this. When i pressed one of the issues in Central Admin, I got this: I wanted to make a survey in ...
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Migration of SharePoint from 2007 to 2010/2013 [duplicate]

I have a requirement to migrate the sharepoint portal from 2007 to 2010 and 2013. Please help me with the possible ways in doing it. Let me know the do's and don't also
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Remove upload limit

My task is to upload more than 100 items. For example, I select 200 items in a folder and drag to the library. But I get an exception from SharePoint stating that there is a limit of 100 files that ...
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After migrating 2007 to 2010- when i open the web application empty team site is created. no datas are visible

I have followed this link for migrating SharePoint 2007 to 2010: http://www.sharepointdiary.com/2011/09/migrate-from-moss-2007-to-sharepoint-2010.html When navigating to my site after migration only ...
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Check an user belongs to a AD group inside SharePoint Group using SPServices JQuery

I want to check the current user exisit in a AD group inside the SharePoint Group using SPServices JQuery. I used the below code snippet but not successed. Any suggestions? $().SPServices({ ...
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Unable install software prerequisite for SharePoint 2010

I'm tring to install SharePoint Foundation 2010 on Windows Server 2008. When I try to click on "Install software prerequisites", nothing happens and no installation wizard is opened.
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Formula to show differens between dates without weekends and holidays

If anyone know formula without code in SharePoint 2010 to show differens between dates without weekends and holidays, I'm trying to find solution but no result so far ... I will be veru gratefull for ...
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SharePoint Designer workflow is looping itself when waiting for a field to change

I have a problem with a standard SharePoint Designer workflow on a forms library in SharePoint 2010 Foundation. When the workflow is firing off it is designed to fill some information in against the ...
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UserAgent not available, file operations may not be optimized

I have two sites that were originally migrated from SPS2003. It worked well in SharePoint 2007 and even on SharePoint 2010, however when we migrated it to SharePoint 2013, the home page throws ...
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Hide the “Add new Item” option below the sharepoint 2010 list

I have a sharepoint 2010 list, I want to hide the option "add new item" which resides below the list, any suggestions?
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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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Get the group of the current user using REST API

I'm trying to get the group of current user. By using this code: function checkGroup() { var group = ["D", "Sup", "A", "CP"]; for (var i = 0; i < group.length; i++) { if (isMember(...
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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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SPF2010 Theme not getting applied for anonymous users

Working on a public facing SharePoint Foundation 2010 site with anonymous access enabled. Anonymous/authenticated access to content works as expected without problems so far. Recently I went into ...
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Create visual webpart for SharePoint Online

I want to create a visual webpart for SharePoint 2013 Online but I find that the requirement is to install the SharePoint on the local machine. Another thing, do SharePoint 2013 Foundation support ...
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How to impersonate specific user in sharepoint foundation by code

I'm trying to impersonate another user by code.. I know in Sharepoint Enterprise there's a method which uses the UserProfileManager to impersonate... I wrote down this "trace code" without know if it ...
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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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SharePoint 2013 CSS Reference Chart

I'm after a SharePoint 2013 CSS Reference Chart. Anyone know of one.I have looked a bit but can't get to find one like the one for SP 2010. Any type of resources would be appreciated. Cheers ...