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How to convert the SharePoint requests to Lowercase in the IIS processing pipe line

Wants to convert the SharePoint requests to Lowercase in the IIS processing pipe line, it should not invoke additional request to change/convert the requested URL into lowercase but the same request ...
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SPFile Update fails, Exists returns true

I have a block of code wrapped in an if: mySite.AllowUnsafeUpdates(); SPFile mySPFile = web.GetFile(someURL); if (mySPFile.Exists) /*returns true, enters code block*/ { //... make some updates ...
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Locating url of sharepoint site for file transfer

I have been using Sharepoint Workspace 2010 on my laptop. In an attempt to transfer my Sharepoint documents to my iPad 3 (via Colligo Briefcase Pro application), I have to provide the url of my ...
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How to change a subsiste url

We want to change the name of a tab (subsite). How do we change the associated url when this is done to reflect the new name? This is Sharepoint 2010
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New MySite URL still redirects to old URL

So far, we had our MySite setup in the same web application as our intranet (http://ourintranet), and had it located under the URL http://ourintranet/my. No personal sites were allowed, we are ...
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Is there anything that automatically appends &IsDlg=0 to URL's?

We have some custom master pages and coded pages that generate URL's to lead to the profile pages and the log out page, however in some of the Blog pages that we have the Profile and Log Out page ...
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Why does Search only accept YMD date format when Search Language is en-ca (usually DMY date format)?

For some reason the server thinks that the date format for English (Canada) is YMD or yyyy/MM/DD, and the server will only correctly read queries with that format. However, the default short date ...
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set separate url and description for URL-field via javascript

I've got a list item with a field of type URL. As you know, an URL-field consists of two parts: a description and a URL. Using javascript to update a field that consists of one part is easy, you ...
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How to get the url name of a subsite from a webpart?

Salvete! I have a web-part (sp 2010) with a web-page viewer that loads a custom aspx page. I need to get the url of the current subsite from the aspx page. In other words, if the path in my browser ...
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Relative URL for HTML links in Site Template

I have several links inside content editor webparts and on webpages that reference the site they are in. For example: <a href="/sites/ABC/page.aspx">Link</a> Site ABC is being saved as ...
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Title link points to portal, not to list

I have an unusual problem. One of my SharePoint lists suddenly displays the title link differently, and we are not sure why. Let's say my SharePoint portal (WSS 3.0) is http://www.futility.com. My ...
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field type URL. how to prepare csv for this?

I am running a powershell to import csv into a list. There is one field "ProviderURL" in the list. In the csv I had http://www.contoso.com and it imported fine. Howerver, I would like it to be Contoso ...
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How can I change the URL of my intranet so it's just the company name?

I was wondering if it was possible to change the way a sharepoint 2010 URL displays. For example, if the real URL is, "http://intranet.myco.org/sites/intranet/default.aspx", can this be changed to ...
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Calendar overlay issue with vanity URLS

I have a sharepoint 2010 site with two vanity URLs http://x.com and http://y.com On the site i have a calendar with overlays to make things all colorful. When i access the calendar by ...
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Pull URL of newly created list item with JavaScript; SharePoint 2007

I have a user that wants the page to automatically go to the display page of an item that he just created. I want to be able to do this using a Content Editor Webpart using JavaScript that is placed ...
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What is the correct way to create multiple Discussions headings in Quick Launch?

I am new to using SharePoint, and I am not a full SharePoint admin, I only have control over my specific sites. In my sites I have a lot of different discussion boards used to organize comments on ...
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ListView and HTTP-GET Parameters

I'm new to SharePoint, but familiar with development. I have some issues with creating a list and defining custom listviews. Whats my Problem. I want to query my list by some parameters whitch are ...
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URL rewriter and Sharepoint 2010

I have a url that uses https. My client would like to be able to avoid typing https everytime so i was looking in to using URL rewriter 2 to rewrite the URL so that http://x.com -> https://x.com ...
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How to use a vanity URL with Sharepoint 2010

We have a web application at x-x.com and a site collection at /sites/test (https://x-x.com/sites/test/) We have set up two vanity urls in our DNS so that in theory a user can type ...
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How to retrieve item name and permission from URL

I'm creating a Custom Field Type. During the creation of the Item the user can insert some link inside of a list. I've overloaded the GetFieldValueAsHtml and GetType to make that work. In my ...
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Getting the URLs of the SharePoint sites, lists and list views using Managed Client Object Model

Let's say that I have created: A SharePoint site collection at http://mysharepoint/. A subsite of that site collection titled Team site at http://mysharepoint/teamsite/. A list titled My List ...
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My Site links to internal URL

On any Sharepoint 2010 MySites page there is several links at the top. Upon using a people search in the SharePoint front-end, the search results in the MySites web application. Good, everything looks ...
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Collect Data from User in Workflow - custom email - collect data URL creation

When I'm creating a workflow in SP 2010 Foundation, I'm using the collect data from user action. I'm able to add it and by default it sends the default e-mail to the user asking to action the item. ...
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Passing correct url but method still returns false… Any idea?

I verified url (http://portal.inhouse.dev/sites/promo/libray1/test.txt) but following method always returns false. It should return true per MS. Please suggest. I even tried it with ...
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Content link URL for a content editor web part

I'm creating a content editor web part that needs to point to the site collection root. Currently, for it's "Content Link" URL field, I have ../../SiteAssets/js/jquery-rotator/slider.txt but this is ...
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Issue when checking URL containing %20

I have custom control which displays different details depending on which site the user is currently at. My problem is that as soon as the URL contains non-alphabetic characters, the controls fails to ...
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Adding Hyperlink with Description to SharePoint list in either datasheet view or Access Database synced with list

I have around 1400 records that I would like to import in SharePoint list and entering each URL manually with description doesn't make much sense. Is there any way I can import these URLs in either ...
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SP2010 - Image links are pointing local URLS

Migrated a site from MOSS2007, and was given a new site URL of http://:/ e.g. http://spserver:1234 I have added an alternate access mapping so it can be accessed over the internet. However none of ...
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Any recommendations for SharePoint 2010 short url packages?

My company is working on migrating our current Dreamweaver/.NET based public website into SharePoint 2010. One system we current use is short urls, such as mysite.com/go/installguide which might go to ...
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get discussion message url

I have an own UI for discussion messages. The issue is the Url of the actual SPListItem doesn't help: SPListItem message = //get message var url = message.Url; //returns "/Lists/forum/hello/2.000" ...
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add more accepted protocols to url/link validation

I'm trying to add a link that starts with the protocoll "notes://" to a URL list and in a standard rich text field but only get "the url is not valid" How can i make sharepoint 2010 understand that ...
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Create a safe url (remove diacritics and spaces)

I want to create a site with a title provided from a user and use the title as the site url. However I want to remove spaces and diacritics. I replace spaces with a hyphen, and I run ...
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What can be done about the long URLs?

I'm used to using wikis with short, predictable URLs: host+page name. Suddenly with SharePoint 2010 I'm confronted with long, apparently unpredictable paths to files. I was triggered on this today ...
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URL Redirect away from a SharePoint site, can't get rules to work

I have a SharePoint Enterprise site where I can get URL's to redirect locally, this was necessary due to content moving from the existing site to SharePoint and those mappings I have done. Now I have ...
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Alternate Access Mappings in different ports

I've an WebApp using the 80 port and i have extend it - creating an AAM to Intranet Zone (http://my.new.url.com/). All good for now. Now, i got a new WepApp for MySites in 81 port, but when i do the ...
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Top Link Navigation is not supporting link with Long url

I have main site with Top Navigation Menu created using Site Collection Settings > Navigation (under Look and Feel). I'm trying to add a long link to navigation links in Site Collection Settings > ...
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URL Redirects (301/302) for Vanity/Friendly URLs

With Microsoft providing zero support when doing URL rewriting, what is my best approach for providing URL redirects? I'm not too familiar with the topic. The approach I've seen (a solution from a ...
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Calendar Overlays and Split DNS

I have extended my main sharepoint 2010 webapp to provide extranet access. I can now access my site from the internal network using http://spoint.domain.internal/ and from the outside using ...
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Link a Content Query Webpart column to a meeting workspace

I have created a CQWP which queries a Meetings calendar. It groups the contents by month in date order and displays these columns: Meeting Date, Start Time, Meetings Title and Location. I would ...
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CAML >> Keep getting “one or more fields are not installed properly”

when I debug i can see URL is valid (like below). Shared Documents is tie a to custom content type. string fileURL = "Shared Documents/Marketing Folder/Sales_Report.txt"; oQuery.Query = ...
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CAML > get item by it's URL

Should this CAML be working. (I tried it with u2u and it does not display the URL column.) I get this error. {System.ApplicationException} = {"One or more field types are not installed properly. Go to ...
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link documents in sharepoint 2010

how can i create a link to a document in a library in c# using the object model in sharepoint 2010?
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How can I get the current “full” URL displayed in the Browser?

I'm not looking for the solution using SPContext & so. I tried it but I can't get URLs like: http://mypage.com/testblog/Lists/Posts/Post.aspx?ID=1 ) thanks george ps: I forgot to mention that ...
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SharePoint 2010 Taxonomy and URLs

Can anyone explain if there is a relationship in SharePoint 2010 between the meta data services/taxonomy and the url of list items?