Site is a set of related web pages containing content such as text, images, video, audio, etc. In SharePoint a site resides in a Site Collection.

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Limiting List Permissions Programmatically

Scenario: When a User (let say Controller 1) creates a site using a site definition, "which already has a Custom List definition in it and different other things(like lists, webparts)" Custom List: ...
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Unable to create Team sites in an environment upgraded from WSS 3.0 to SharePoint 2010

I have successfully upgraded my WSS 3.0 environment to SharePoint Foundation 2010. Now, when i try to create a sub-site using 'Team Site' template, it gives me error saying 'Object reference not set ...
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sharepoint site report card

Our SP report card health status says that our site has only been viewed 8 times in the last 30 days and this does not seem right. We were wondering where this number comes from and if it properly ...
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Disable delete items in a site from central admin

From memory I know it is possible to restrict the options in a site from central admin. I want to remove the rights to delete items. How can I do this from central admin to stop site collection admins ...
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Run event on workflow hydration/dehydration?

Is it possible to add hydration/dehydration events to a workflow? (this is a Site state machine workflow if it matters, SP 2010).
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Active linking of document libraries

We are attempting to create a functional area for a time limited project which brings together documents from multiple SCs’ libraries. At the end of the project, all documents would be returned to ...
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Accessing data from lists in sub-sites at parent site level

I have few sites in one of my site. There is a list, with same name say 'SOW' in all of these sites, containing site specific data. Now, at the parent site i want to see all the data at one place from ...
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How to create a WSP file without using wspbuilder for Site Definition

I have a folder with following structure, I wonder how can I create a wsp file for it, and it deploy the site definition for me, structure - XML - -> ONET.xml - default.aspx - ...
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Is it Possible to Add a Button/Link to Move Site?

I'm new to SharePoint 2010 administration and I'm trying to set up a project site archive system where my users can simply click a button/link either in the ribbon or on the home page of the project ...
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Moving a subsite between site collections

My users have created a sub site. They have done some work to it. They have now decided that it should site in the deparment it was created but another one as they will be looking after the site going ...
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Site doesn't open from remote clients

Our SharePoint site stopped being accesible from clients and this happened suddenly this morning. When I try to open the home page from any client IE says that it can't display the web page but when I ...
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WSS 3.0 2 servers consolidation options

I've got a customer looking to consolidate 2 WSS 3.0 servers onto one. Usually I deal with SharePoint standard edition and can get at the databases with SQL Management studio etc. I should be able to ...
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Hide Site Pages link from Libraries

I have a sharepoint portal which have hundreds of subsites. The users can create new site and by default when a site is created it has Libraries, lists and discussions link out of the box. I got a ...
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Connect directly to subsite without viewing home (Part 2)

I have: SP2010 rented from a company. 1 site collection I would like some people to ONLY access a sub site without seeing the homepage. Is this possible? I have tried but I get a message saying ...
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I've screwed something up in 2007, only in the backend apparently

When I try to "modify all site settings" I get the following error: The file '/_layouts/MasterPages/_controltemplates/Welcome.ascx' does not exist. at ...
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“who uses sharepoint” web site

Sometime ago, I have come across with a silverlight site where many companies that uses sharepoint are grouped by their sector. there were screenshots of the websites designed in sharepoint. It was ...
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How to clea Authentication Cache from browser to custom signout sharepoint page completly

This code I have using to clear the cache so that it has automatically sign-out from SharePoint site and it has to prompt the authentication dialog to login again. function _spBodyOnLoad() { ...
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Add list (from external sharePoint site) in web part

I'm using SharePoint 2007. I need to web-part, in this web part I want to add list' this list is placed in external sharePoint site.
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Site Icon, and Images yeilding 404 error

I am currently trying to change the site icon. I have uploaded the icon picture to the Style Library in a folder titled Demo. The name of the picture is Logo and it is a .png file. When I give the ...
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Site Logo Propagation

I have created a site and replaced the site logo icon with one I created in the site settings. However, if I create additional pages in the site they display the top bar as expected but with the ...
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Move sub-site into sub-heading in navigation?

I've just created some sub-sites that I'd like to be grouped on the left navigation - I've adding in the headings which appear as folders, but I can't seem to find a way to move sites from the base ...
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How to create programmatically a Site with a custom template?

I'm trying to create a site from my template... [WebMethod] public ResponseObject addGroup()//AddGroup addGroupObj) { try { string fullsite = ...
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How to create programmatically a new Site and assign to it some groups

I'm creating a web service to "connect" a my app to Sharepoint.. I want to expose a method to programmatically create a web site: imagine to have in input things like "name", "description", "url" and ...
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Query a list of subsites as a sharepoint list or set of rows?

We have a bunch of projects each represented by a Sharepoint 2010 subsite. We would like to store and track metadata and run reports across this list of subsites. Is there any way to query and ...
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Content Query Web Part not displaying image correctly

I was changing columns and content types to create a custom area in a page layout so to add a summary area on the article page Somehow I changed one of the content types and now content query web ...
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Setting part of the page of a SharePoint Site printable via the printer

I have a SharePoint Site that look something like the following: Is it possible to tell SharePoint that I want to print the following out to a printer by inserting some javascript or some code on ...
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Convert SharePoint site from 2007 to 2010

I need to convert site that I created in SharePoint 2007 into SharePoint 2010. what is the easiest way to do it?
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Get the current user interacting with a site workflow

I have a SP 2010 state machine Site workflow with lots of custom InfoPath forms. In some cases I need the user that's interacting with the workflow (many users can interact with the Workflow, not ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Hide User permission options in News site menu

Has only tried hiding The permissions section on new site in sharepoint 2010. Permissions You can give permission to access your new site to the same users who have access to this parent site, or ...
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User groups at the site level

I have a created two side by side sites, A and B, and wanted to create a group in site A and another unrelated group in site B. But then discovered that in the page "A > People and Groups > All ...
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powershell not finding shared document library?

There is a document library called "shared documents" in the site I type at the prompt when running this script. The script returns the titles of several document libraries, but not "shared ...
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Site Logo URI adjustment

I uploaded my company's site logo successfully to my site and whenever I created sites under my site collection, the logo is inheriting successfully. But the problem is when I click the site logo from ...
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Best practices when creating Site to use as a template

I'm creating a site that I'll eventually use as a template to create other sites from it. The site will contain lists, workflows, user groups, content types etc etc. I want to make lots of clones ...
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Display parent navigation doesn't work

We have a SharePoint 2010 site that has a subsite which then contains a subsite. It looks something like this hierarchically: - Site Root - Subsite A - Subsite X (subsite of A) - Subsite ...
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Get root parent site of current site

Is there a way to get the root parent site, no matter how many levels deep you are in sub-sites? For example, in this structure: - MySiteCollection - MyRootSite - MySubSite - ...
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Change site date format to “24 October 2011” (day month year)

How do you change the date format for all the dates shown in a site to be in the format "day month year"? So that today would show as "24 October 2011"? I've gone to Site Actions > Regional Settings, ...
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How to make sharepoint 2010 site as readonly

How to make sharepoint 2010 site as readonly. Note: It should not be applicable for custom administrator group,Except the administrator group other group will get the site as readonly.
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If I email a post containing images to a SharePoint 2010 blog, the images get stripped. This didn't happen in 2007. Anyone got a fix/workaround?

We have a requirement to forward on certain emails coming into the company so that our sales guys all see it. To save us hitting all their mailboxes with it, we email enabled the posts list in a ...
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Two members of a group can't view list items in sharepoint 2010

I created a list on a top-level site. The list inherits permissions from the site. All members of the group share the same contribute-level permission. I have checked all views and all list items, and ...
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Restore-SPSite : Access Denied

Restore-SPSite : Access Denied You do not have permission to perform this action or access this resource. This is the error I get when trying to restore a Site Collection backup from the integrated ...
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All sites are read only, even for site administrators

Every site in the collection is now read-only. I can still change settings in the central admin site but am unsure what has changed. This affects everyone, users with write permission, even site ...
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how manually activate site workflow in sharepoint designer 2010? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Sharepoint Designer 2010 - Site workflow and list workflow I have creted site workflow from the sharepoint designer. (it is not possible to activate site workflow from ...
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Is List created in top level site (parent site) visible is Child Site

I created a custom list in a top level site of site collection, which is the parent site. Is it possible that this list is visible in a child site?
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How to require approval around adding users to SP groups?

We have a site owner who we want to be able to create lists, etc. and assign SharePoint groups to have access to them. However, we need to verify (approve) the people she wants to add to those groups ...
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Users Creating Web Sites - How many Pages are Too Many to Effectively Manage?

I know that in part, the answer is "it depends." But are hundreds manageable? Thousands? Yes, space is cheap. But what are the drawbacks to letting users create new webs sites that could result in ...
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Need to make the site 'unaccessible'

I have a sharepoint site at the web-app level. Time to time, that site should not be accessible until we decide to turn it on. During the period when it is down, if anyone tries to access, I would ...
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preserve information is stored in SharePoint site

I'm having SharePoint 2007 site. I need to close this site And therefore I want to preserve all the information is stored just now in the site. Important detail: I don't have authorizations to ...
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Deleting a site content type in Sharepoint 2007

I'm trying to delete a custom content type that I've created, but I'm getting an error when I try to do so: The content type is in use. at ...
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Make a copy of sharepoint site under a new name

Since we can't save SharePoint site (with publishing feature enabled) as Template, I'm looking for a way to do this programmatically : Make a copy of "SiteA" with a new name "SiteB" under the ...
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404 Error after Deleting Content Database (With no Site Collections)?

After detaching a database in SharePoint then subsequently deleting in SQL Server I have been getting 404 Errors at my root site collection default.aspx page, and a few other random site collections ...