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In WSS 3.0 is it possible to show folders at the bottom of a document library

I have explained the reasons against using folders in general, but I have been asked to get a definitive answer as to whether there is any way to stop folders in a WSS 3 Document Library from ...
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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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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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SharePoint Alert Me not sending alerts for a specific user

We use the SharePoint alerting infrastructure on a list on a site. Alert are currently active for a group of users and are working correctly. The environment is SharePoint wss3.0. I have added a new ...
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WSS 3 and external web site authorization : How to know if user is logged in

I am not common with ISS and SharePoint technologies ... I'll try to explain what I need to do. There is a web site (call it Site A) running under ISS 6.0 and SharePoint in a Window Server 2003 with ...
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WSS3.0 Workflow timer job overloading server?

Everytime I enable the workflow timer job in central admin, our server cpu spikes to 100% and never drops. I have not added any new workflows, is there anyway to figure out which workflow could be ...
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Search returning no results after moving to new server

We moved to a new server a few months back and everything seemed to be working fine. But just today someone flagged up that searches never return any results. Everything was fine before switching to ...
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copy SharePoint file including version history in Windows SharePoint Service 3.0

Is there a way to COPY a SharePoint file including its version history from the Windows SharePoint Service 3.0? I have a file I want to copy but it did not carry over all previous version histories ...
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User permission Problem for workflows in wss-3.0

Im running wss-3.0 on a Windows Server 2003 machine. The User Accounts are AD based. I made a Calendar List with 3 different Permission Groups. Users that can only read the list Users that can add ...
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Search/change URL in Page Viewer Web part (WSS 3.0)

I have a Project Web Access site collection that contains at least 100 pages (out of several thousand) where Page Viewer web parts are targeted to a URL that is no longer valid. The URLs have changed ...
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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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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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Why the Required property of field is changing to false?

I created site column with Required="true". Then I created site content type and added my column to it . Then I created list, selected "Allow management of content types?" to "Yes" and added my ...
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Make WebRequest to auth type Windows | Wss 3.0

I have wss 3.0 with auth type Integrated Windows Authentication/Kerberos. I want to make custom login form. I developed below codes. After executed I got error: The remote server returned an error: ...
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Outlook Distribution List and WSS 3

Having a devil of a time figuring out definitively whether Outlook Distribution Lists can be saved within a Contact list under Sharepoint. Here's the scenario: Server runs WSS 3.0. Workstation runs ...
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Sharepoint 2010: In external application need to get all sites with write permission for logged in user. [C++]

In my external application I need to find all sites with write permission for logged in user. I am using Web Services. Is there any web service available for this task? Or can I send a Query and get ...
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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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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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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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Upgrading from WSS 3.0 to Sharepoint 2010

I have got sharepoint 2010 installed but I can't see any of the documents / calenders, when I run the upgrade it references a site that is claims doesn't exist. I ran the following in PS: stsadm -o ...
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Missing Features and Existing Lists

I have a site that was hosted on a Microsoft Project Server instance. One of the sub-sites was based on the Project Workspace Template in order to get access to the "special" lists like Risks and ...
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Data Source Library error: the web cannot be opened

Version of sharepoint: WSS 3.0 I opened a site, Home, in SharePoint Designer 2007. When I tried to insert the data view, it only show the greyed "+ Current Site". When I clicked "Connect to another ...
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SharePoint Services 3.0 Language

First my apologies for a possibly old outdated question. Working for a company that doesn't want to spring for the added costs of 2010 SharePoint services, but using SharePoint Services 3.0. They ...
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Fully delete a user from the User Information List (WSS 3.0)

I am having the same issue as this poster on MSDN, but the solution given did not work: http://bit.ly/Akz5RD This is also a follow-up from an earlier question of mine: http://bit.ly/wfjd13 NOTE: ...
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Wss 3.0 Lookup field error “Field type Reminder is not installed properly. Go to the list settings page to delete this field. ”

I tried to add lookup field in wss 3.0 custom list it errors saying"Field type Reminder is not installed properly. Go to the list settings page to delete this field. " Has anyone ever encountered ...
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How to set up custom 401 error page or redirect in WSS3 SP2 with Windows Auth

I've got a WSS3 sharepoint site that requires windows authentication both in IIS and via the Sharepoint site. What I would like to do is in the case that a user does not provide valid AD credentials ...
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Filtering one List Part, by another Web Part, where the Second web part has a filtered View

I have one list, called "Company Reports" and another list "Companies" The Companies list has a field called Include(yes/no), and I have created a View which filters it to only show active companies. ...
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WSS 3.0 / SharePoint Intermitant Workflow Firing

I am experiencing some issues with workflows not starting on a Windows SharePoint Sevices 3.0 site at intermittent intervals. The issue I have got is as follows… I have several a SharePoint Designer ...
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When trying to browse to an .aspx page I get the error The referenced file '/application.master' is not allowed on this page

We are using wss 3.0. We have a data entry form that is just an .aspx page. When browsing to it on one machine after deploying the .wsp we get the error The referenced file '/application.master' is ...
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Unable to Edit List Items - WSS3

I'm experiencing a strange issue when trying to modify items in a list in WSS3. My user is a site collection administrator and should have full permissions on the list. I can view the items, but when ...
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Weird top link bar after upgrading WSS2 to WSS3

Installed WSS2 on server 2003, not customized or changed, upgraded to WSS3 and the top link bar (home, documentation etc..) is vertical and appears to be broken. This looked the same before I changed ...
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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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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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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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WSPBuilder deployment running slow

I am building custom Sharepoint solutions for WSS 3.0 in Visual Studio 2008, using WSPBuilder. Lately, running the setup.exe deployment is really slow (deploying to the same machine). Any tips on ...
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WSS 3.0 search stops working

I have a strange problem, which I have been trying to figure out now for almost 6 months. Sometimes search stops returning results. I have tried looking for anything in the C:\Program Files\Common ...
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New Word document link not working in document list

When I click on New in a document library, Word launches. I can add content to the document and click save which opens the save dialog with the existing files displayed in the document library. When ...
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extending wss 3.0 site to internet

My requirement is to collect some specific information from some of the persons.For this I have created a survey to collect data and then i extended that site to internet and mapped to public ip.But ...
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Top Navigation Bar Displaying Legacy Menu

I have recently migrated our SharePoint (WSS 3.0) installation to SharePoint 2013 and I have a strange issue that is occurring on various sites. The top navigation bar has all of the links that were ...
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Intermittent calculation failures in calculated date column WSS 3.0

Little late in the game to still be asking WSS 3 questions but I'm stuck with Project Web Access 2007 so that's what I have. I created a calculated column in a document library to give me the Week ...
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The website declined to show this webpage

When a user goes onto the following site: http://vle03/init/_layouts/landingpage.aspx They receive the following error: The website declined to show this webpage Most likely causes: This ...
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Import Sharepoint (WSS3.0) List into Excel 2010 using a specific view name

I'm trying to create an Excel highlight report reading lists from a SharePoint 2007 (WSS3.0) site. This is a Excel workbook that is used as a template for different portals. With help of this post: ...
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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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Delete all list permissions and set Author as contributor (Event Receiver)

I wrote an Event Receiver on ItemAdded to automatically create a calendar (Template 106) from a ListItem (Title => Name of calendar). So far so good... Problem of all is, that I want to delete ALL ...
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Background Elements Shifting on Navigation Mouseover

On Google Chrome - When I mouse over the navigation bar items on Sharepoint pages, it causes page elements in the background to shift up the page moving the mouse off the navigation element and ...
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In-place upgrade from WSS 3.0 to SharePoint 2010 failed

How can I do a rollback after a failed SharePoint upgrade? Or If anyone knows how can I get the upgrade back on track, please advise. Many thanks
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Cannot find a document in the list

I am not able to find a document in the list but I am able to access the document if I am typing the whole URL Can access it through like : http://www.abc.com/myfiles/doc1.xsl But when I am opening ...
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got Error when create Custom Site Definition in Sharepoint 2007 using VS 2008?

When I create a Custom site Defination got the below error: Failed to instantiate file "default.master" from module "DefaultMasterPage": Source path "default.master" not found. Here is my onet.xml ...
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WSS3.0 Workflow not attaching itself to items to be started

I have a sharepoint (WSS 3.0) site with several workflows on it. The problem I have got is that it seems all the workflows have unattached themselves from the list items. For example when I go to ...