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Content type creation in visual studio - title field

I want to create content type based on Element content type, which has only one field - Title. I'd like to modify this field's display name. How can I find the GUID of title field from base content ...
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Visual Studio 2008 + MOSS 2007 - An unexpected error has occurred

I followed the instructions given in the http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc297200%28d=printer,v=office.12%29.aspx I copy the web application project from my Visual Studio 2008 to the MOSS ...
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Visual Studio 2008 + MOSS 2007 : Updating ASP.NET 3.5 Web Application to SharePoint

What are the steps to updating ASP.NET 3.5 Web application (compiled using Visual Studio 2008) to SharePoint Server 2007?
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MOSS 2007 + Visual Studio 2008 : How to I deploy a Visual Studio 2008 Web Application to SharePoint Server 2007

Q1. How to I deploy a Visual Studio 2008 Web Application to SharePoint Server 2007? I notice that there is not much materials on such deployment except for one which mention Visual Studio 2005 (not ...
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How should I go about modifying the Discussion Board?

So our client wants a Discussion Board, but wants to change the functionality and look 'n' feel significantly. We want to be able to deploy changes via a VS 2010 solution (farm) and a deployable wsp. ...
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Using VS 2010 to develop for SharePoint 2007

I would like to know how I can use VS 2010 to write custom WebParts for SharePoint 2007? VS 2010 does not give you any project templates for SharePoint 2007. Has anyone used VS 2010 for SharePoint ...
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Change XSLT for Discussion Board, deploy via VS2010

So we are creating a branded web site for a client to deploy internally (kind of an intranet), but 99% of users won't see the ribbon, just a branded information site. They want to use the Discussion ...
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Best practices for creating a shared code library for SharePoint projects

I have several projects for SharePoint 2010 (mostly they are separate solutions built each to separate wsp's) in active development. And I have a similar tasks in these projects (logging, ...
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Including a class library with a WSPBuilder deployment in WSS

I am working with WSS 3.0, Visual Studio 2008, and WSPBuilder 0.9.9. I have a custom class library (WebParts.dll) of base classes that I use with several SharePoint solutions. I currently deploy ...
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Custom timer job - trying to access a custom User Profile - failing with “Could not load file or assembly” (of UserProfile)

I'd be grateful if anyone could point me towards the right direction for the following problem. Given: Sharepoint 2010 project. FBA Authentication with custom user profile (class called UserProfile, ...
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How to make SharePoint fields mandatory conditioned on other fields?

For example, in a workflow task, I might have a master field called "Approve" which, if set to "No", makes it unnecessary to complete the rest of the form (and thus makes them non-mandatory). Is there ...
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Removing page from content database via feature deactivation

I deployed page via module. Module is deployed via feature (method FeatureActivated). After that process page is deployed in content database. What I need is to be able to delete (remove) page from ...
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How can I update a list without having my code run on the SharePoint server?

I can reference Microsoft.SharePoint.dll in Visual Studio in order to compile my C# or VB.NET code. I've found that I will still need to copy the compiled code to the server and deploy it there. From ...
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Books on Sequential Workflow & State Workflow for Visual Studio 2008

Are there any good books that fulfill the below requirements: [1] Provide at least 1 simple and 1 advance step-by-step on how to create a sequential workflow using Visual Studio 2008 (and also using ...
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VS Power Tools for SharePoint - InitializeControl does not exist in the current context

I don't think this qualifies as a 3rd party product, so I'm posting here. I have a clean VM with VS2010 SP1 installed. I then installed the VS Power Tools for SharePoint. I'm attempting to create a ...
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Trouble with custom Sharepoint List views created in Visual Studio 2010

Probably something simple but i'm not sure what the problem is here. I create several custom list views in my schema.xml for my list. I deploy and go in sharepoint designer to make sure everything ...
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What do the terms Farm, Site, Web, WebApplication refer to in the SharePoint API?

I'm sorry for dumb question but I am very new to Sharepoint 2010 and something is not clear to me. What do the terms Farm, Site, Web, and WebApplication mean? I pretty much understand Farm and Site, ...
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Why is this Visual Studio workflow sending blank task notifications?

We have developed a custom workflow using Visual Studio 2010 in which we are using the CreateTask Activity. For some reason, the first time a task is assigned to a user, the user will receive a ...
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Can't connect to the SharePoint site:

I started VS with admin rights, I'm currently in trouble setting up a SharePoint 2010 project. Today, I installed VS2010 on our new SP 2010 server. But now I'm failing to create a SharePoint project ...
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ListView Web part - customization

I created and deployed link list (default template (103)) from code and after that I added ListViewWebPart also from code which looks on default view of my link list. And that works. Problem: How can ...
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Files not deleting on solution retraction

When i retract my solution several files are not deleted including my custom master. Probably something simple but i want it deleted so that visual studio doesn't complain every time i deploy about ...
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Using Visual Studio to replaces default.aspx

I want to replace the default.aspx with my own. The problem i am running into is strange. I created a module with default.aspx in it. I copy and pasted the following into the main Content ...
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Unable to add two ajax web parts on same page

I created two similar visual web parts (one lists top 10 "popular-content" items, another top 10 "new content" items) with ajax support. For querying data from list (in both wparts) I use similar linq ...
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Content rotator for SharePoint lists

I'd like to build a content rotator web part for SharePoint 2010 to display list information. I'm working with the ever-popular AnythingSlider. A couple of questions: How would I let the page author ...
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Good book or resource that talks about custom connectors and SharePoint search Integration?

Do you know any good books or resources that explains how to write your own custom connector for search crawling? I have been reading Professional Business Connectivity Services in SharePoint 2010 ...
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Get related items from a parent list item through lookup

I've got 2 lists: Companies and Employees. In Companies I have a text field called Name and in Employees I have a lookup to Companies based on the company Name. What I'm trying to achieve is to get ...
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Problem in creating custom workflow action in SharePoint [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to deploy a custom SharePoint Workflow Activity I am trying to create a custom Workflow Action for SharePoint Designer 2010. I am using Visual studio 2010 and ...
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How to access web.config entries when deploying from Visual Studio?

I'm working on a project in SP/VS2010 that contains features with event receivers that require access to appsettings keys in the web application's web.config. While I've checked that the features can ...
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What can be excluded from source control in SPT 2010 solution (VS 2010)?

Besides the usual bin and obj folders, what else can be excluded from source control in the Visual Studio 2010 SharePoint solution I've built? I'm particularly interested in whether the pkg and ...
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How to install Sharepoint 2010 on Windows 7 - special requirements?

I have read some of the similar questions but I haven't found a solution which meets my requirements. I don't want to use the SharePoint 2010 Easy Setup Script. It downloads trial version of software. ...
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How can I run post-package commands in Visual Studio 2010?

When building my SharePoint projects with Visual Studio 2010, I prefer to use Package instead of Deploy. Even if I plan to deploy the wsp on my computer, I want to use my PowerShell scripts in order ...
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FlexPaper in SharePoint 2010

I'd like to create a custom web part with the FlexPaper component so we can use it in SharePoint 2010. The user would go to the web part properties to select a SWF file (converted PDF) from the Site ...
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WSDL and DISCO file from webservice

Not so long ago, I've tried creating a webservice for sharepoint. I followed this tutorial. In this tutorial you can see that you also need to create a wsdl and disco file. I didn't do this, and ...
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When to use VS 2010 vs. SP Designer for development

When do we use Visual Studio 2010 for SharePoint 2010 web part development and when do we stick with Designer? Are there pros/cons? As a noob, it seems that for more robust, customized web parts, ...
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Programmatically move a document from one document library to another

How can I programmatically move a document from one document library to another while preserving metadata? Preferably using the server OM.
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Visual Studio 2010 Workflow creation failure

I'm adding na new item do my sharepoint project. It is a sequential workflow, wizard appears and after a screen where he asks about type of workflow List Workflow / Site Workflow it disappears, no ...
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How to fix “A SharePoint server is not installed on this computer”

To do SharePoint custom development, what is the recommended method? I've read this post, and it appears that if you want to use debugging in VS2010, you'd want to have SharePoint on the same machine ...
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How do you do version/source control in SharePoint?

How do you do version/source control in SharePoint Visual Studio projects (I'm using 2010)? Can it be connected to SVN, for example? I'm new to SharePoint.
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Custom content type throwing errors?

I have created a custom content type that uses several custom fields that I created in the same project. When I deploy the content type for the first time it works fine. When I try to deploy ...
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Creating site column without using features

I am trying to create a site column in VS2010 without using features. Is this possible? If yes, please let me know where I can start looking. I don't want to use feature because feature comes with ...
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There is a duplicate 'system.web.extensions/scripting/scriptResourceHandler' section defined

I am trying to set up a new dev machine. When I run the wizard to configure SharePoint Foundation 2010 I get the error shown in the title. From searching the net I see that one proposed solution is ...
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How to create Menu Webpart in WSPBuilder

I am using WSPBuilder. I want to create the package that includes the MenuItemList and MenuWebpart. Requirement is create the feature for MenuItemList which holds the menu items. Webpart should fetch ...
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How to create the wsp package in visual studio 2010 with following features? [duplicate]

I want to create a wsp package. When I deploy it, it must add features such as two SharePoint lists, one webpart, one image library sequentially. Can I do this in WSPBuilder? I want to deploy this on ...
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FBA custom login page - membership provider returns “The method or operation is not implemented.”

My SP web application use FBA authentication (AD and aspnetSQLmembership providers). I want log in to SP site from custom SP login page. In code-behind page (my class inherit ...
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Error while referring “/_vti_bin/ListData.svc”

While trying to refer "ListData.svc" service in my VS.NET WinForm project, I am getting an error The HTML document does not contain Web service discovery information. Metadata contains a reference ...
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SharePoint 2010 : Visual Webpart - Multiple User Control

SharePoint 2010: Visual Studio 2010 I have requirement : i have one web part and using custom web part property i load 4 different user control. Solution 1 : I created web part and using custom web ...
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Sharepoint 2010 - wpresources for Bin / web Application Deployment

In SharePoint 2010 , using visual studio 2010 : i have bin / web application deployment. i want to add java script file under Virtual Directories\/wpresources// I cannot use the Resources mapped ...
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Developing customized form and workflow with only visual Studio 2010

I am trying to duplicate a Domino workflow onto sharepoint 2010. The domino workflow that I am trying to port over consist of many section, fields and button. As such I thought of using ASP.NET to ...
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How to get relative path of file in solution?

I have a schema that I have added to my Sequential Workflow solution. Currently, when I access the schema it is hard coded to a location on my c drive. ...
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Where to find PublicKeyToken?

I opened an empty sharepoint project in which I added a new application page. There I wrote some code. Now I need to enter that information under <SafeControls> tag in web.config file. ...