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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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Sharepoint Task Items

I am using a workflow which generates a task on the creation of new item of list. I want that task visible to only 'Assigned To' people not the one who create it. Tell me any way to do this. I have ...
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Usage analysis problem - wss

I have enabled usage analysis processing and logging on my wss central admin site and the status from the stsadm command is showing which means that it is enabled. I can also see the logs are saved ...
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Check who downloaded the document - WSS

I am using WSS website and I have to check the username of the person who downloads the document. Programmatically or with some built in feature. Let me know.
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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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Sending file from SP2010 to WSS using Work Flow

I would like to send a file from one document library in SP 2010 to another document library in WSS 3.0. I was thinking web services would be the best way to do this. Can anyone point me to the right ...
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Using Web services - could not load type

I have written a bridge between my application and the Sharepoint webservices, to return the data to my project in a useful format. However When any line tries to create a new instance of this ...
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Clone User Permissions for Another User

I have a user that has access highly sensitive information. He is giving a meeting and we want him to use an account that has the exact same permissions as another user. I seem to remember there was a ...
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Cannot open file using Edit options

We recently had a few users in our environment upgrade to Excel 2010 and all these users are now experiencing the same problem where they cannot edit files by clicking them in the library or using the ...
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I can send email to wss 3.0 document library inside my domain but cant send email from outside Please Help!

I have Windows server 2008 r2 box with wss 3.0 installed. I recently activated incoming email. First i installed SMTP Service in my server. After that i went to central admin-->operations-->Topology ...
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I cant crawl pdf in wss 3.0. Please Help!

I have wss 3.0 installed in windows server 2008 r2( 64 bit). I have installed ifilter60 in my server and made registry change in \HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Office ...
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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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PickerDialog box in wss3.0

I need to create a picker dialog box in wss3.0 like the AssetUrlSelector. Can you please tell me how can I use the pickerdialog.master which is present in C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft ...
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Visio services in WSS 3.0

Do we have Visio services in WSS 3.0 ? I mean, do WSS 3.0 provide any kind of support for VISIO ?
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Authenticating a user with WSS3 in WinForms

I'm developing an external application which will integrate partially with Sharepoint, it will basically provide the ability to scan straight to Sharepoint. I've been using the WSS3 webservices (I ...
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Empty tables in WSS 3.0 configuration database

I've been looking through the configuration database of our WSS 3.0 installation and I've noticed that the Databases, Servers, Sites, and VirtualServers tables are completely empty. And yet the site ...
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HDI: Make my WSS 3.0 farm highly available?

We just rebooted our WSS 3.0 servers for patching, and since the patch had a problem, our Sharepoint instance was unavailable to users for almost three hours. Now we need to redesign our setup so ...
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How can I automate creating 300+ sub sites?

I need to create 300+ sub sites using the Team Site template in a SharePoint MOSS 2007 site collection. I have a list of names I want to basically use a script to create a site for each item. Can I ...
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Add content to Web Part without reloading

I am developing a Search Web Part for a WSS 3.0 site in Visual Studio 2008. The user types in their search criteria, then clicks OK. In the Click event, I am iterating through every Site Collection in ...
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Error when opening sites, default.aspx resource not found

I have a server setup with wss 3.0, and I'm experiencing a problem accessing the home page of any site (default.aspx) or anything listed under the _catalogs folder accross all sites on the server. ...
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Authenticate wss 3.0 site programmatically

I have an asp.net app which has a hyperlink to a wss site, both sites are in same machine and same iis. When a user clicks that link he is prompted for windows authentication by iis for accessing the ...
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Use WSS 3.0 to connect to Sharepoint 2007

I have the Intranet on Sharepoint 2007 Standard and want to setup a separate server with Windows Sharepoint Services 3.0 that would mirror (Just view, no editing) a specific Site. Is this at all ...
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Add username in quick launch link

I want to add current logged userid in link of quick launch bar, with sharepoint designer 2007
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Installed TFS 2010, where is SharePoint Management Shell?

I just did a fresh (single-server) install of TFS 2010, which has all the Sharepoint (WSS 3.0) components. But I want to move the SharePoint log files to a different drive, and all instructions point ...
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WSS 3.0 Uninstall SP 2

Is there any guidance on how to safely rip out service pack 2 for SharePoint Services 3.0? It appears to be causing some problems with designer-based WFs that are self-referencing.
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Federate sp2010 search to WSS?

I have a preexisting WSS 3.0 site in production currently. As I stand up a SP2010 instance, search will help bridge the gap during the interim while things are migrated. The search center on the 2010 ...
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Enumerating permissions in WSS 3.0

1) I have inherited a WSS 3.0 site that HR has run wild with, and they've got permissions all over the place with around 40 different groups and then another 10-15 users per site with ...
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My Wss 3.0 web application only authenticates with basic authentication. HELP!

I just installed fresh install of windows server 2008 R2. Then I installed wss 3.0 64 bit in the server. Install finished sucessfully, i installed standalone version with Windows Internal Database. ...
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recover a deleted site

A user with total control permission accidentally deleted the site he was working on. This site doesn't appear on the user's thrash bin or deleted from it. How can it be recovered without resorting to ...
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Does anyone know which database table Job Titles are stored in on WSS 3.0?

I need to edit the job titles of users in an installation of WSS 3.0. There doesn't seem to be an easy way of doing this as an administrator. Users can edit their own details via the ...
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wss - list's custom editform lost the functionality of attach file

I have a added a Custom list form in editform.aspx page of sharepoint list, but by doing that the attach file button on the custom form is not working ? Need help! Thanks.
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Displaying a PKI-protected RSS feed within Sharepoint

I'm trying to create a "heartbeat" page in WSS 3.0 that displays multiple RSS feeds from a number of different non-sharepoint sites within our corporate intranet. Thanks to the help I received here: ...
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Viewing an RSS feed within Sharepoint Services 3.0

On our intranet, we've got a small Sharepoint farm running a free instance of WSS 3.0. We'd really like to add RSS viewers displaying certain feeds on a couple of pages, but I've been told this is ...
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How do we set alerts for Announcement List or any lists for SharePoint groups

As we all know how to set user alerts for lists in sharepoint 2007, wss 3.0. I was wondering if it is possible to set alert to sharepoint group. So that when new item is added into the list, users in ...
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how to open another browser instance or tab from within a page viewer web part

I made a simple graphical object in Microsoft Excel 2007; I saved it as as web page and uploaded it to a document library. Thereafter, I used a page viewer web part to show my page. However, whenever ...
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Error: System.Net.WebException: The request failed with HTTP status 401: Unauthorized

I am very new to SharePoint and Development in ASP.net. And I am stuck on probably something very small. I created a VPC with WSS 3.0, SharePoint 2007, Windows Server 2008. (I followed TechNet's ...
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Sharepoint Custom Webservices

I am working with WSS 3.0 on a Windows 2003 R2 Server. I have been tasked with adapting an old Sharepoint plugin to work with our new software, unfortunately for me there are no developers here who ...
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Where can I download WSS & MOSS 2007 WITHOUT Service Pack 2?

I am looking for WSS & MOSS 2007 installation files WITHOUT Service Pack 2. Everything I have found so far includes SP2. Is it possible to somehow remove SP2 from the download? Why: I have a ...
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Body column is not visible on Announcements web part

We use WSS 3.0 to host our portal. I created a new site on my Staging Server using the Blank Template and added an Announcements list, then put the Announcements Web Part on the home page. The Body ...
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event receiver issue

I have made event receiver which updates a field in a list, that event receiver is running in the subsite but not the the root site. The event receiver is scope = web. Can there be some issue with ...
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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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SharePoint 2007 - Upgrading directly to SP2

I have a SharePoint 2007 environment which has not been updated for quite long time (Aug 2007 CU installed). Now we are in the process of migrating those SharePoint 2007 instance onto SharePoint 2010 ...
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How to set date field to Today's Date in Wss 3.0 Custom list form programatically

How can i pre-populate newitem.aspx form with today's date. When user adds new item i want to prepopulate date field with todays date. <SharePoint:DateTimeControl ID="dtcDateofInsp" ...
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Copying Content from a WSS 3.0 Site to SharePoint 2010 Enterprise

We are in the process of migrating from one Team Foundation Server instance which was using WSS 3.0 to a new instance running SharePoint 2010 Enterprise. We have quite a bit of content in the various ...
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Office 2010 doesn't integrate with WSS3?

On a fresh Windows 7 computer i installed Office 2010 Home & Business. When i try to edit documents in SharePoint, i get this error message: 'Edit Document' requires a Windows SharePoint ...
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Custom List Not showing up

I created a list using a msdn tutorial as given in link below, MSDN Custom List I followed each single step, and deployed the list, and I can see it deployed globally in Sharepoint Central Admin, + ...
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WSS 3.0 2 servers consolidation options

I've got a customer looking to consolidate 2 WSS 3.0 servers onto one. Usually I deal with SharePoint standard edition and can get at the databases with SQL Management studio etc. I should be able to ...
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Cannot Connect to Configuration Database Wss 3.0

After i installed windows update on my wss 3.0 crashed. It gives me page with "Cannot Connect to Configuration Database" in central admin as well as web app. I tried to run SharePoint Products and ...
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How can we setup FQDN to get to a WSS 3.0 sharepoint site on our intranet without getting prompted for username and password?

We currently use the simple url of http://sharepoint within our intranet and users are able to access without having to put in their AD credentials. However, if users type ...
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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: ...