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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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Workflow - send email on single field change?

My question is similar to this post. I just want my workflow to send an email when the "project lead" field changes. I currently have a workflow that fires once when the item is created, simply ...
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BDC Deployment to Foundation

I was able to successfully develop and test a BDC model developed in visual studio 2010. It was developed on a server using SharePoint Server 2010. I tried deploying the solution to our SharePoint ...
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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 ...
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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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Using REST call to retrieve SharePoint list items as an array of JSON objects

I found this great tutorial to use REST calls to retrieve SharePoint list items as an array of JSON objects posted by Mark.Rackley (Mark Rackley.). It is working, but I would like to add a new ...
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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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Migrate dokuwiki to SharePoint

We have a dokuwiki site that I want to migrate to SharePoint. I know I can go through and copy and paste, but I have hundreds of pages to copy over.
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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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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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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 create sharepoint custom login page

Im creating custom login page for sharepoint that will use Forms Based Authenitcation. I've read couple articles how to do it, but something is not clear to me. What class should my Login.aspx (and ...
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Filtering data programmatically on SPView

I would like to know how can I filter information in SharePoint list (Library of documents) programmatically. I have tried 2 ways but they don't solve my problem: Using the string ...
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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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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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SPEmailEventReceiver in sharepoint 2013

I'm stuck in use of SPEmailEventReceiver in sharepoint 2013. this my code: public class EREmail : SPEmailEventReceiver // this error because namespace can't found { public override void ...
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Sharepoint Search REST API - 401 unauthorized Error (Need Help)

I am getting 401 unauthorized error when calling a sharepoint search rest api (http://:/_api/search/query?querytext=) from a .net application using claims based authentication. My request and error ...
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Sharing Site Pages across site collections

I have a root site collection where i have one site page. I want to share this site page across other site collections which will be used by my clients. i.e. suppose I make any changes to site page in ...
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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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Q: After adding a new item to a list, is there a way/workflow to automatically add new item to another list?

I am hoping someone could direct me to the right path on being able to do the following. I have an "issue tracker" list, and a "Team Discussion" list. When adding a new item to the "issue tracker, I ...
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Where can I learn Sharepoint?

I am an ASP.net Developer. I have 1.5 years of experience. I want to learn sharepoint server. I have no ideas where to start. Please tell me where I can start to my carrier as a Sharepoint ...
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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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move a database to a different drive on the same server? [closed]

I'm trying to figure out how to point the database of my existing Sharepoint foundation install to the D: on my server. It was installed on the C: We just upgraded the D: to hold a lot more and need ...
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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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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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SharePoint 2013 upgrade give error?

After running SharePoint products configuration wizard it give error at step 9: 04/04/2015 14:52:09.36 psconfigui (0x933C) 0x8B14 SharePoint Foundation Upgrade SPUpgradeSession ajxmn WARNING ...
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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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How to attach documents stored in document library to mails using Client Object model in Sharepoint?

I am trying to attach a file present in a doc library and send it using smtp in client object model. Its in office 365. It throws an exception "The given path's format is not supported". Is there any ...
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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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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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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 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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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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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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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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To code or not to code?

I'm very new to SharePoint 2010. I just reviewed some resources. There's two general ways to deliver a sharepoint solution: setup a sharepoint site collection, sites, lists, libraries, workflows,... ...