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Add a new Field to a SharePoint List with XML

i had create a list programmatically on Feature_activated. Now i want to add a new Field to my list with an XML File on UpgradeActions from the Feature. I know the solution for add a Field with C#. ...
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What is a SPPersistedUpgradableObject and the IUpgradable interface mean?

SPPersistedUpgradableObject is a SPPersistedObject that implements the IUpgradable interface. The MSDN is seriously lacks any documentation other than it: Provides members for managing an ...
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2007 templates broken in 2013

We're upgrading to SP2013 from 2007 and using 2010 as a stepping stone for the DB upgrade. (This is all out of production, we're building a plan to do production) The problem we're having is that many ...
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SharePoint 2010 to 2013 upgrade - DB patch level

Trying to confirm whether SharePoint 2010 database on RTM with CU 14.0.5123.5000 can be upgraded to SharePoint 2013. If possible, does it have any drawbacks compared to SP 2010 being on SP1 or upper ...
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sharepoint app upgrade process with database -error temporarily unavaiable

hello i recently began to develop apps for sharepoint 2013 online on my office365 account. And i am getting more familiar with upgrade process. So I know how to upgrade app for sharepoint online. Only ...
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SharePoint 2007 to 2010 Upgrade or Migration?

Just looking for any advice for the best way to upgrade a 2007 farm to 2010. Is an in-place upgrade possible? Do we migrate from an old server to a new server, and if so is everything supported? Or is ...
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How to disable “add to my links” that has appeared after an upgrade in our SP2010 system?

We made a upgrade in our SP2010 environment and once this upgrade was completed,we noticed that the documents in the document library has an addtional feature "Add to my links" in the document ...
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sharepoint 2013 autohosted -upgrade package

Hello i started to developing sharepoint 2013 on my office 365 account- autohosted apps. And it looks that every small change in project in visual studio and deploying it to online account deletes ...
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Sharepoint 2013 App upgrade issue

I met an annoying problem when I try to upgrade my new version app 1.0.0.1 to my SharePoint 2013 server. The detail steps I did, Create a development site in sp 2013. Create a sharepoint-host app ...
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Broken DatePicker Calendar Popup

I'm having problems with the DatePicker in SP2013. The control shows fine, but the calendar popup is broken because of a missing stylesheet (the complete sprite sheet image is visible etc.). The css ...
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Upgrade SharePoint 2007 to SharePoint 2010 never complete (stuck)

I am trying to upgrade SharePoint 2007 web application to SharePoint 2010, I am using attach and de-attach method. Below is the content database information: Database Size: 66 GB Site ...
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Sharepoint site stopped working. Database “needs upgrading”. Upgrade fails

One of my Sharepoint 2010 Site Collections has stopped functioning this morning and presents the following in the browser. Server error: http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink?LinkID=177673 When I look ...
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Upgrading Custom Site Definition (.wsp) from moss 2007 to SharePoint 2010

I have a custom site definition developed for MOSS 2007. Can I upgrade the same to SharePoint 2010? If yes could someone please post the steps? Thanks in advance
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Javascript upgrade when upgrading from MOSS 2007 to SP 2010?

When migrating from MOSS 2007 to SharePoint 2010 how do I upgrade client side scripts (javascript, jquery, etc) running on the MOSS 2007 sites?
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Database Attach Upgrade - Warnings and Errors

After running the database attach upgrade and getting the site collection running. SharePoint is advising about some problems. 1- Databases running in compatibility range, upgrade recommended. The ...
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SharePoint 2013 Foundation and 2013 Farm

We have Windows SBS 2003 and Windows 2003/2008 servers in a domain running WSS 2.0 and WSS3.0. We would like to upgrade our domain to Windows 2012 and SharePoint 2013. Can we have, without any ...
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Upgrade a VS 2012 Sharepoint 2010 project to Sharepoint 2013

I have a SharePoint 2010 Solution that is made in VS 2012. I wanted to try and upgrade the solution to it deploy to our new SharePoint 2013 server. In the Package properties i have set the version to ...
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Sharepoint 2013 restore question

I have a backup of a web application created on a 2010 farm... can i restore that backup on a 2013 farm??? What I mean is will it work or fail without damaging anything??? Because somethings just say ...
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Having Trouble Upgrading From Trial

I have a Sharepoint 2010 Trial install, I'm trying to upgrade the license type to Enterprise, but am running into an error and cannot determine any details. I go to the upgrade and migration section, ...
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What Hotfix am I missing and where?

I have been having a hard time with my SharePoint servers, it just doesn't seem to want to match all of the other servers hotfixes I tried almost everything that I could think of as well as upgrading ...
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What are the PSConfig.exe -cmd upgrade risks?

I am about to run the following command in production but I would like a solid understanding of what could break. We ran this command on QA environments, but we don't know if everything is in fact ...
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Critial Error: Site xxx does not need to be upgraded

I get this critical error once a day in the Windows Event log. The Execute method of job definition Microsoft.SharePoint.Administration.SPCreateUpgradeEvalSitesJobDefintion (ID ...
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Site Creation using SharePoint

If you decide to move your Intranet to the SharePoint 2013, which tools do you use to design your home page? I mean do you create Site Collection through Central Administration? If I desire to design ...
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Cannot find the object “SiteDeletion” because it does not exist

I never came across this error before, I searched google and MSDN but not even one post that explains object "SiteDeletion" Problem is when I run PSCONFIG on SharePoint 2007 server on stage two I get ...
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Separate sub-sites into their own application pools?

I'm in the middle of an upgrade of a SharePoint 2007 farm. In this old farm, they have My Sites set up to share a database and application pool with everything else in the farm. As we move ahead ...
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Web Analytics Reports for a site in 2007 mode after a farm upgrade

We did upgrade our SharePoint farm from 2007 to 2010 but we still have some sites that are still in 2007 mode. Because of this, the web analytics reports feature is not available but we noticed ...
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“a duplicate content type '<content type name>' has been found” error message

I have just upgraded customer environment to SharePoint 2010. I have been having minor issues with content types of which some I managed to resolve except the following one: We have a SharePoint 2010 ...
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Central Admin CSS is messed up after upgrade to SharePoint 2010

I have just finished upgrading to SharePoint 2010 but my central admin doesnt have any pictures. It looks like the CSS is messed up. Any ideas? Many thanks
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Not able to see any content after upgrade to 2010

I have upgrade my content database in sharepoint 2010. The site collections are there but when I open the new sharepoint site the content from the 2007 content database is not being display. Any ...
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Can I migrate a content database from 2007 -> 2010 if SP1 has already been applied to SP2010

I am working on upgrading a SharePoint Farm from MOSS 2007 to SP2010 enterprise edition. The existing 2007 farm has a webserver running all services, and a db server. The upgraded farm will have the ...
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Local administrator privilege is required to update the Farm Administrators' group

I perform an upgrade of SP from WSS SP2 to SPF 2010 SP1. In WSS SP2, I was able to update the farm administrators. In SPF 2010 SP1, I keep receicing the following in the ULS logs: Local ...
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Updating existing sharepoint sites?

We have a set of custom site definitions, around 12 in total, that makes up a large sharepoint 2010 intranet application (circa 40,000 sub-sites) that has been deployed for a few years now. One of ...
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Making identical copy of a server as a standalone for testing

I'm currently trying to make a "copy/clone" of a production server as a standalone one I can run on my laptop. I want the production and my own sharepoint server versions to be the same so that I can ...
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Errors while upgrading from Sharepoint 2010 foundation to Sharepoint enterprise

I currently have sharepoint foundation installed and the version number it says is 14.0.4762.1000 I am planning to upgrade to Sharepoint 2010 enterprise. Before upgrading to sharepoint 2010 ...
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Upgradable Sandboxed solution without DLL

I have a sandboxed solution with these items: A module Elements.xml (ElementManifest) HelloWorld.txt Package MyPackage-1.0.1 A feature Scoped for site In addition the solution is set to ...
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Post upgrade - FIM Sync issue

Upgraded my production farm to FEB 2012 CU from OCT 2010 CU a couple weeks ago and things went ok for the most part nothing major issue wise, however I ran a full sync in my User Profile Service ...
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Can i upgrade the .Net Framework 3.5 to 4 when i have a running Sharepoint(Windows SharePoint Services 3).Whats the impact?

We are thinking of upgrading the .Net Framework 3.5 to 4 while an existing Windows SharePoint Services v3 is running. Is this safe or it will break the installation. Would there b3 any impact on the ...
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WSS content database restoration problem

A while back, I routinely applied a bunch of updates to our Sharepoint server (SBS 2003 / WSS 3). One of these seems to have put the sharepoint installation into a bad state - I could still access ...
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SharePoint 2013 using Claims-based Authentication

As I understand it, SP 2013 will run on .NET Framework 4.5. Claims-based authentication runs on WIF. In .NET Framework 4.5, WIF (2.0) has been substantially updated (changes). How will this update ...
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Upgrade problem with content dabatase

Have you seen an instance where the stsadm preupgradecheck passed on Features, but the Test-SPContentDatabase found errors and the mount failed?
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Suggestion to upgrade MOSS and Infopath 2007 to Sharepoint 2010

At this time we use MOSS 2007 and InfoPath 2007. We developded more than 15 Infopath 2007 forms and a custom workflow as well as some custom extension such as custom list or setting page for the ...
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Enable Enterprise Features option missing in my Central Administration

I want to upgrade the existing Sharepoint installation to the Enterprise version, but there's "Enable Enterprise Features" option missing from my "Upgrade and Migration" portion of the Central ...
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Feature not activating after sharepoint 2007 upgrade to sharepoint 2010

After the 2007 to 2010 SharePoint upgrade i have taken notice that when i try to activate a feature under the site collection admin for a root site page and also with manage site features i keep on ...
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What's next after 2010 upgrade?

I've done a attach upgrade from a 2007 db to 2010 following the MS guide and all went ok. However, I have no idea what to do next. When I navigate to the root web page I just get the default site, ...
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Sharepoint 2010 credentials always prompting

When i click on any link in the SharePoint environment a log-in prompt keeps coming up, and i have to click the Cancel button in-order to access any link i clicked. Can i get any advice as to what ...
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SharePoint 2010 Announcement web part - truncate/char limit issue

There are old threads on this topic but most of them for MOSS or prior versions or without any resolutions. This thread is close but solution doesn't work for me. Feel free to forward any working ...
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Where can I download WSS & MOSS 2007 WITHOUT Service Pack 2?

I am looking for WSS & MOSS 2007 installation files WITHOUT Service Pack 2. Everything I have found so far includes SP2. Is it possible to somehow remove SP2 from the download? Why: I have a ...
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Image in upgraded content databases is in picture library but appears as broken image

This happens in at least one place in our farm, and until our QA co-ordinator points out other places I cant comment on if this is widespread or not. On one page, there is an image that appears as a ...
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How to work in Sharepoint 2010 Team based development

We have following environment to create a publishing fully branded portal. Three developers each one have sharepoint 2010 installed on their workstation. One Server so that when each dev finish its ...
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SharePoint 2007 -> 2010 upgrade content database size currently over 100GB

I've got a site which has a 2007 content database around 165GB at present they're running out of space on the SQL server so I'm just going to advise we move them all to a new SQL Server 2008 R2 ...