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View user names inside groups WSS 3.0

When I click on users an groups inside WSS 3.0 I just get a "IT Members" entry in the list that pops up. How do I drill down and find out who is exactly in that group? I see no options for listing ...
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Changing the LinkToMenu field in WSS 3.0

I have been researching how to change the LinkToMenu field in a SharePoint list in WSS 3.0. I opened the AllItems.aspx page in SharePoint Designer and found the ViewFields tag and added LinkToMenu ...
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Does reading data from SPView give better performance than reading from SPList?

I would like to understand if reading data from a SPView gives better response time than reading directly from a SPList. Basically I got this question as I have a SPlist with almost 30 columns, and I ...
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Move documents from a SharePoint services 3.0 site to a SharePoint 2010 site with the document version history

We are currently looking into migrating our existing document library that is using SharePoint services 3.0 to a SharePoint 2010 document library setup within TFS. Is there any possible way to move ...
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Taking stock of customised permissions in WSS3

We're taking over a WSS 3 site for a customer and it seems they have tremendously customised permissions throughout the site. Folders at random locations will have inheritance disabled and customised ...
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Login Prompt does not have focus (hidden behind browser window)

I am working in WSS 3.0, our customers all have IE8. When prompted for a login, especially when opening a document from a document library, the login prompt is hidden behind the browser window. Is ...
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Custom WebParts shows only the WebPart-Title

I've got a huge problem. I developed three custom webparts and deployed them to our testserver and that works just fine. So I decided to deploy them to the production server as well but when I add ...
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How do I restore a WSS3 Site with just the Content DB?

I am dealing with a system crash where I had a WSS3 site in a DMZ with a SQL2005 server remote (inside the Domain). The Web Server and the SQL server both were taken out is a system failure. I was ...
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Is this possible with CAML query?

I want to filter the lookup based on the value of the previous field. I have two tables one contains the category and related items. the other is one the sales staff will use to make data entries. ...
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Can't open non office application files using IE

I have non office application files like images, txt files and if I try to view them in IE11, it redirects me to login screen. Now there are two interesting things regarding that: 1) There is no ...
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WSS 3.0 to Sharepoint Foundation 2010: Potential Upgrade Blocking Issues

I am running the pre upgrade checklist for WSS 3.0, and I get the following Potential Upgrade Blocking Issues: I have run the Sharepoint Cleanup Tool it found some invalid things and we removed ...
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Updating WSS 3.0 from 12.0.6425.1000 to SP3 and beyond?

I am trying to update my install of WSS 3.0 (installed on Server 2008 R2 x64) to the newest version I can find, I am currently on 12.0.6425.1000. I went and downloaded SP3, however when I run try to ...
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Migrating to new sharepoint and merging new changes in content database

We need to migrate from WSS 3.0 to SharePoint 2013, as I understand there is no direct way to do this in single step, so we need to migrate first to 2010, then to 2013. As long as our content database ...
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Conditionally hide/require form column based on radio buttons

I'm sure it's been asked a million times, but after hours of searching and messing around I have been unable to find a solution...Hopefully someone here can help me? I have a SharePoint list that has ...
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WSS 3.0 - Linked to item edit menu

Is the following solution applicable on WSS 3.0 with SharePoint Designer 2007? Change Title (linked to item with edit menu) to different column When I open the AllItems.aspx I find the ViewFields ...
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Invalid viewstate - Windows SharePoint Services 3.0

All users in a department have issues searching the Knowledge Base and I'm on a different SharePoint site and I see similar issues. Error they get is as follows and I see something similar with farm ...
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Character limit on Title column

I would like to know if there is a way to increase the character limit of 255 chars on the Title column of a list. If not, is there any way to bypass the Title (is a required field by default) and ...
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Lookup column with no duplicates

I have a library containing documents, each one regarding a project. I also have a custom list with tasks (for monitoring) which has a column PROJECT. There are more than one tasks per project so this ...
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WSS 3.0 multiple alert templates

we have a running Sharepoint (WSS 3.0) for two customers. So our sharepoint layout looks like this: https://ourcompany.com/client1/sites and https://ourcompany.com/client2/sites One of our clients ...
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Unable to add users to a sharepoint site

I'm not able to add a small selection of users to a sharepoint site on Windows Sharepoint Services 3.0 and when I click on address book the users aren't seen. I have tried putting in email address, ...
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How to move WSS including additional products?

Unfortunately for me, I need to move a WSS3 instance to a new machine. Also unfortunately, it includes 3rd party products that I may or may not be able to locate the install files for. Is there a way ...
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Prevent User saving excel document back to Sharepoint

I have users on Excel 2010 and they are accessing a sharepoint site using Sharepoint Services 3.0 and clicking on the excel document and the default behaviour is to save this back to sharepoint rather ...
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Sharepoint Designer 2007 always opens login.aspx when trying to edit custom page

I am new in sharepoint so this might be a stupid question but why when I try to edit any of my pages in sharepoint designer 2007 by going to "page" and "edit with sharepoint designer 2007" it always ...
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WSS 3.0 - Add directory as document library

I would like to ask if its possible to use a directory (located on the same server WSS is installed to) as a new document library. I know I can create a new library, open it in Windows Explorer and ...
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Looking for Wss 3.0 vhd

i am looking for PRE-Configured VHD for WSS 3.0 please. I have been looking on google but not able to find any, so if anyone knows please let me know here.
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Debugging custom membership provider - An unexpected error has occurred.

I used this video tutorial to get started and created a custom membership provider: http://channel9.msdn.com/Blogs/BomBom/Building-your-own-MemberShipProvider-in-ASPNET-20-and-use-it-in-SharePoint ...
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List users in SharePoint group running as system

This works as local administrator only, but I'm trying to figure out how I can make it work with NT AUTHORITY\SYSTEM. It starts spitting out group members but fails with access denied on a specific ...
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Survey Rating Scale Color Font

I create a survey with some Rating Scale field but I would like to change the color of the header because the user can not see very well I have done some modification with Share Point Designer in ...
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Is Forefront v10 compatible with SharePoint Foundation 2010

We're using WSS 3.0 with ForeFront v10, and looking to upgrade SharePoint to Foundation 2010. From looking at the Wikipedia page http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Microsoft_Forefront it seems to imply that ...
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Need a script to list webparts on each .aspx page in wss3.0 (using stsadm command)

Need a script to list webparts used in a web application on each .aspx page for wss3.0 using stsadm command. The list should show webparts per page, their names and Id's. Thanks I used VB Script from ...
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Does Office 2011 for Mac Document Connection work with WSS 3.0

I have a user that cannot connect to a WSS 3.0 site using the document connection from Office 2011 for Mac. It's not clear to me that WSS 3.0 is actually supported as I see this question all over ...
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Not sending an email when user is assigned to list

I have a Sharepoint List that has an 'Assigned To' column which is a 'Person or Group' - usually when adding someone it send an email however this has now stopped working. I've marked 'Yes' in the ...
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Full Control but can't edit permissions

Hello Wss 3.0 A user has 'Full Control' when I go into Site Settings > Permissions. Yet when I run the 'Check User Access' it shows up the user does not have full control. How can this be? The ...
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Security Trimming for Wiki

I am building a help wiki for my WSS 3.0 site. Each wiki page will explain a different feature about the site. It is written for the average user, with screenshots, etc. In addition, I want a matching ...
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Sharepoint Post-Upgrade Permissions Issue

I recently Migrated web front end and database server of wss 3.0 single farm to sp2010 foundation. Farm Migration and upgrade went well, Then i restored content db from older server and upgraded the ...
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UNC links in uploaded documents are changed

Environment: WSS 3.0 SP2 running on Server 2008 Standard R2 We recently have been experiencing an issue whereby a Word or Excel doc containing links to other files on a network share gets uploaded ...
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HTML displays when editing Announcements. How do I change back to parsed view?

Using WSS 3.0. For some reason, the display suddenly changed from a parsed (no HTML) to full HTML when editing anything like announcements or wikis. How can I get the normal (not HTML) view back?
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Users cant see 'Modified By' or 'Created By' (columns blank)

I have an issue whereby users can't see the 'Modified By' or 'Created By' columns on my SharePoint site (the columns are blank). This issue affects all users, even those with full control. I've ...
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How to restrict access to edit attachments in lists?

We have Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 SP 3 (12.0.0.6608 from CA) on Windows 2003 Server R2 EE. In the main we use our WSS as sort of book of problems. And by book of problems, i mean that there is ...
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Can't create a new Word document in WSS 3.0

Issue: If I open Word and create and save a file to my desktop, I can upload it to SharePoint with no issue. If I right click and create a Word document on my desktop machine I am unable to upload ...
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MS Chart not displayed in custom Web Part

I am using WSS 3.0 and am trying to display a Chart object from the System.Web.UI.DataVisualization.Charting namespace in a custom Web Part. My Web Part was built in C# in Visual Studio 2008, and I am ...
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Give user total control to all subsites

I am in a sharepoint application that was already built using MOSS 2007. At this application my user has total control on the admnistration and is a administrator on the root website ...
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Apply masterPage to SearchCenter on Subsite

I am working in a project in Sharepoint Designer that was already built in MOSS 2007, and it has the structure: An site collection / and some subsites, one of them called SearchCenter. The ...
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Search problem - JavaScript SubmitSearchRedirect - WSS 3.0

I am trying to search using the default search control from sharepoint. <asp:ContentPlaceHolder id="PlaceHolderSearchArea" runat="server"> <SharePoint:DelegateControl runat="server" ...
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Filter List for DateTime using CAML against Calculated Field

In WSS 3.0, I have a list with a Calculated Field, 'MaxDate'. It gets the greater of two other dates, Notional Date and Override Date. I am trying (and failing) to build a CAML query to get all items ...
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How to change page description

Here is a beginner's question: I have an old WSS 3.0 site where I need to change the text of the description of the home page. (Not the site's description!) The master page defines the position for ...
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How to retrieve documents from list?

I created a simple Custom List in WSS3. I also created a Document Library with an additional column field which is a lookup to the Custom List that I created before. Now when I am on the Custom List ...
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wss 3.0 content database has expanded exponentially without any data added in it

I am hosting wss 3.0 web application in windows 2003 server with sql 2005 express edition. we are leveraging lots of out of the box functionality, but we also have some custom features and web parts. ...
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wss 3.0 working fine in all browsers except on IE

I have 2 domain controllers, lets call it Domain1 and Domain2. I have wss3.0 installed in windows 2003 server with sql express running in webserver1 of Domain1. Domain1 is also running DNS Services ...
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WSS 3.0 List - Change default view

Is there a way to change the default view on a WSS 3.0 list (Survey)? I tried web.Lists[].DefaultViewURL = "\List\xxxyyy\custompage.aspx" But DefaultviewURL looks like it is read-only. Any ...