Web.config is the main settings and configuration file for an ASP.NET web application (which SharePoint is dependent on). The file is an XML document that defines configuration information regarding the web application.This file stores the information about how the web application will act. The ...

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Deleted Feature Receiver is Still Running

Here is a complicated one I have been banging my head against for months. I have a SharePoint 2010 site feature with a custom navigation provider. I have created a feature receiver that will add the ...
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Disable users from entering to default page

How to redirect users to http://serverName/Page/default.aspx When they enter http://serverName/default.aspx The first url opens root site, which shows all the contents in SharePoint Site. But I ...
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Error while deleting keys from SPWebConfigModification

I got following error when I tried to remove item from the WebConfigModification. Exception calling "Remove" with "1" argument(s): "Object reference not set to a n instance of an object." I ...
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Access data from web.config in infopath 2013

I want to access the URL from web.config file in sharepoint 2013. I have written the following code : string siteUrl = System.Configuration.ConfigurationManager.AppSettings["strSharepointURL"] + ...
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Restrict access to a hive page

The purpose is to block the Incoming e-mail settings internal page (/_layouts/EmailSettings.aspx) to non-admin users or, simply, to all with an exception account. Via authorization element in web ...
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Workflow consumes WCF Service: Exception is invalid or unrecognized

I have got issue. It's an update from a question that I have asked a week ago: I have a State Machine Workflow that is deployed in my local SP machine. It is attached to a list, and will consume a ...
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Web.config was wiped out by Visual Studio

Upon trying to edit our web.config file on our SharePoint 2010 Enterprise server via "wss\VirtualDirectories\80", Visual Studio started up to load the file for editing and then threw an error, ...
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SharePoint extended web application's web.config

I had an SharePoint Web application at (http ://intranet) and extended it to (http ://internet). Technically it created a new IIS web site for me with a web.config file completely different from the ...
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Server Error in '/' Application. Runtime Error

I am new to SharePoint. I am developing a web part. I that I have created the .aspx page. When I am going to access that page by the URL it throws an error like. Runtime Error Description: An ...
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Add an <assembly> to web.config with SPWebConfigModification

I am trying to add an assembly to configuration/system.web/compilation/assemblies - but with the following code it I get Expression must evaluate to a node-set. private SPWebConfigModification ...
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web.config Entries not Being Removed During Feature Deactivation

I'm writing a web application scoped feature receiver to make changes to web.config using SPWebConfigModification. Adding entries is working well. My problem is removing the entries. When stepping ...
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applicationSettings ignored in web.config

I've written a feature assembly that includes an SPFeatureReceiver. I can successfully deploy the feature's WSP, the assembly goes to the GAC, and the feature (mostly) does what it's supposed to. ...
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Register dotless css Sharepoint 2010

I am trying to get http://www.dotlesscss.org/ installed on sharepoint 2010 server for use for the whole site instead of just an application. I have installed the dll into the GAC and the bin of the ...
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Web service endpoint error for a web part

I'm getting an error from a web part that calls a web service. I think I just need to add the endpoint XML to the web.config. Is there a better way to do this? Can I add the endpoint from Central ...
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web.config entries not deleted when deactivating farm feature

I have application that adds a Farm feature so Sharepoint 2010. When you configure it, some entries are added to the web.config file located in "C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\Web ...
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How can Solve problems while debugging sharepoint web application?

Everytime I try to run my sharepoint application in debug mode, I get the error bellow:
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How to set and read value from SC web.config file

I'd like to set a value into the sharePoint web config. I build a http module and I Need to read a value from the config file. I registered the module into the config file here: ...
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“YSOD” Stack Trace Shown in Synchronous Event Receivers, instead of SharePoint Custom Error Page

Original Title: <nativehr>0x81020089</nativehr> in ItemUpdating (i.e. Synchronous) Event Receiver Edited Question: In the past when you created an item-based, synchronous event ...
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NTLM Authenticated Application, FBA, and the People Picker

On the Windows Authenticated side of an extended web application with FBA, the people picker is only working when I also enable FBA through Central Administration for the Windows Authenticated web ...
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Telerik SpellChecker crashed Site.Help! [closed]

I am using Telerik Rad Editor for spellcheck for my wss 3.0 site. Site has been working all fine, but it suddenly just crashed without any action from my side. I got following error" Web Part Error: ...
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Should I increase MaxControls in the SafeMode section of my web.config?

In my SharePoint web.config, the SafeMode section has a MaxControls attribute that's set to 200 by default. I would like to increase this number but am concerned about possible Production performance ...
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Locate Web.config for Host-named site collection in SharePoint 2010

How can I locate the web.config for a host-named site collection ? or Which web.config can I use for making web.config related changes for a host-named site collection ?
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SPSecurityTokenService.Issue() failed: System.ArgumentException: Cannot get Membership Provider with name xxxxx

Really need help with this issue. I've been struggling for about 4 hours today with this issue and no luck.. Tried everything and every article out there but obviously missed something. Here's the ...
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Add custom error handler at beginning of modules section in web.config (not manually)

Is there a way to put an error handler HTTPModule at the beginning of the modules section in web.config without doing this manually? I've tried the supplemental web.config approach like this: ...
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Verify whether some node exists in SP web.config

Is any way how to find you whether some node exists in web config? SPWebConfigModification? or some other class? I belive there must be way how to find it out. Thanks.
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Manage Content and Structure Custom Errors After Upgrade

I upgraded to SharePoint 2010 and now I can not get access to the content and structure section located under "Site Actions". The runtime error appears telling me that an Application error occurred on ...
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[UnsafeControlException: A Web Part or Web Form Control on this Page cannot be displayed or imported

When the upgrade of 2007 to 2010 took place i started to get errors for my webparts on my website as mentioned below: Error[1] Web Part Error: A Web Part or Web Form Control on this Page cannot be ...
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Sharepoint web.config deployment

I have SharePoint app which we are deploying to another SharePoint server and I need to update target server web.config with changes made on source server web.config. Can somebody advise me how to ...
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Sharepoint web.config deployment

I have sharepoint project which has own customized web.config file. In package I have customized config, but I need to apply those changes to second sharepoint server where are sources deployed. Have ...
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Custom MembershipProvider: applicationName

I'm creating a custom MembershipProvider for FBA authentification. When I access the root url of the web app http://sp:6336/, my provider is initialized. Value of "applicationName" in web.config is ...
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different Virtual directories for same Web application

When I go to IIS and check SharePoint web applications. another virutal directory has been created for the Web application. for example if the web application is mydomain1 80 there is two virtual ...
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Registering of controls in web.config

Is it possible to register controls, aside from: <%@ Register Tagprefix="CustomSearch" Namespace="SomeAssembly.WebControls" Assembly="SomeAssembly.WebControls, Version=11.0.0.0, ...
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MS11-100, MaxHttpCollectionKeys not working

Our application is giving the following error in a large form: System.InvalidOperationException: Operation is not valid due to the current state of the object. at ...
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Problem with Ajax Control Toolscript

Yesterday I tried to add the Ajax Control Toolkit to my solution, i first had some problems because I used the version for .NET 4.0, so i replace it and used the version made for .NET 3.5. I only ...
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How to register an ashx handler through sharepoint 2010 farm solution

I have a 3rd party control that i want to add to the web part. That 3rd party control uses a generic ASHX handler. I can always add the registration to the actual WFE web.config but it's a bit ...
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Setting individual WFE config setting

As per my understanding SPWebConfigModification class modifies the web.config across the farm, including all WFE. Are there any workaround to set some WFE specific web.config setting, like licence key ...
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modify web.config programatically to add a workflow authorized type

I need to add a line in the web.config under authorizedtypes, I want to do it with a wsp solution so that sharepoint takes care of syncrhonizing it with other front end servers. I just want to put ...
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Getting “Expression must evaluate to a node-set” exception while adding HttpHandler entries to web.config programmatically?

I'm trying to update web.config in SharePoint when the feature is activated to register an HttpHandler. The code inside receiver is var configModifications = new SPWebConfigModification { Owner ...
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Get web config setting value in javascript

Best way to get from a custom action js command an webconfig appsetting key value, or another similar approach. ideas? thanks. Reference a .js file on a custom action elements.xml on my ...
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Accessing page from LAYOUTS, how to turn off custom errors

I have a custom page that I access through myspaddress/_layouts/folder/default.aspx. Great. Awesome. However, lately it's showing a runtime error. All I can get though is the standard "Server Error ...
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WebConfigModifications Remove functionality is not working in SharePoint 2010

I am using the following code to remove a web.config modification which added to web.config via one feature Collection<SPWebConfigModification> applicationModifications = ...
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Code blocks on aspx page

I couldn't use javascript on my page, have "Code blocks are not allowed in this file". I added <PageParserPaths> <PageParserPath VirtualPath="/*" CompilationMode="Always" ...
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Accessing connection string in custom job

I have configured connection string in my IIS since I'm reusing it through my sharepoint solutions and custom services running next to sharepoint sites. I'm using following snippet throughout my ...
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web.confg httpRuntime changes - wss vs. wse

I'm trying to allow large file uploads from inside a web part, and I'm having some timeout issues. I'm attempting to increase the executionTimeout to deal with this, but I've seen different ...
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What are the typical reasons for modifying SharePoint web.config

In code utilizing SPWebConfigModification what would the typical reasons be for wanting to modify Two examples I know of are: Adding a Safe control to the config, and making general changes to the ...
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Web.Config Entry

HI I am trying to deploy a web site from my friend in SharePoint 2010. How ever I am not sure under which node / child in web . config file I have to insert the below code? Could any one please help ...
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Custom settings file

Is is possible to use a custom settings file in SharePoint? Where do I place the .config file, containing the settings - I can only get it to read the default values defined in .settings file. ...
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Table of contents web part remove max 50 limit - without editing the web.config file

I know that to remove the max 50 limit on a TOC web part you can edit the web.config file by adding DynamicChildLimit="0", but I unfortunately do not have access to the server itself to be able to do ...
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HttpModule does not register

I recently need to register a custom HttpModule to intercept the mobile redirection feature. I followed this tutorial. At one point, I need to register my HttpModule in the web.config and put my DLL ...
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How do you create webpart-specific config files?

How do you create application specific config files for a GAC-deployed webpart in SharePoint 2010? Which one or more of app.config/web.config/supplemental config are appropriate to use for webparts? ...