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Granting anonymous access only on a list when the site is configured to use Windows Auth?

Is there a way I can grant anonymous access only to a specific list when the site is using Windows Auth?
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Is it possible to set multiple default values for a checkbox?

We have a days of the week working pattern that the user can select any of Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu and Fri from, so the list has a Choice with multiple values allowed. Ok can set the default value to Mon ...
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Alternative to SharePoint Survey

We are designing a WSS 3.0 system. One of the requirements is a questionaire. We had though of using the sharepoint survey, but this has some limitations: Displaying data from other systems Showing ...
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Task Alerts Issues

I have suddenly facing an issue relating to Task Notification by email. All was working perfectly but now people from my site do not get an alert email when a task is assigned to them. By Alert email ...
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Reporting across several SharePoint sites

We are currently designing a where there are many sites, each site contains a list. The list in each of these sites has the same fields. We would like to create a report based on the information in ...
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Why '401: unauthorized' when configuring ssrs in integration mode?

I'm trying to setup SSRS in integration mode, but when I attempt to navigate to 'reporting services' -> 'set server defaults' in sharepoint central administration I get the following error: An ...
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How to install a new font in SharePoint?

I have a new font to be installed on Sharepoint? Can someone guide me how to do it?
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Sharepoint online parts catalog

I have a client looking for an online catalog of for parts inventory that end users can view. Does anyone have any examples that they may have developed in the past?
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How to append due date to a list in Sharepoint?

How to append due date to a list in Sharepoint? I have a list in WSS 3.0 where many people work on a particular task. So Due Date goes on changing frequently. But I need to keep a record of Due ...
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Sharepoint time is one hour ahead of actual time

I use WSS 3.0 Its shows time which is one hour ahead of the actual time.!! How to solve it? pls help! -saumil
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Override ClickTime javascript function for correct contentType links

I created a contentType in the calendar list and then I created a page with a week view for those contentType items. Now when someone clicks on a time slot to create a new item for the calendar it ...
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Due Date of a task?

I have a list on "Research" ..Since many people are engaged in research work, there is continuous change of due date and 'Responsibility' field. I want a way whereby, Every time the value in ...
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Options for programatically adding a list item

What's the best way to programatically add one or more items to a SharePoint list in WSS 3.0?
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Can a sharepoint security patch automatically upgrade your sharepoint installation.

Can a sharepoint security patch automatically upgrade your sharepoint installation. Recently my company experienced an outage after installing a bunch of Microsoft Security patches and automatic ...
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How to show adobe pdf documents in Windows SharePoint Services 3.0

I would like to create a list (document library) with pdf documents and when i choose one document it opens up in webpart on same page (like a preview option), or if that's not possible to open up in ...
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How to delete Content Type drop down menu from EditForm.aspx

I am trying to delete Content Type drop down menu from EditForm.aspx but not able to do it? Any ideas? Pls shoot -saumil
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How do switch a SharePoint farm from NTLM to Kerberos

How do you switch a SharePoint farm / site collection from NTLM to Kerberos? It seems that there more to it than selecting Kerberos in: Central Administration > Application Management > ...
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Is there any way to prevent a data view web part from querying data when the page first loads?

I've got a DVWP that displays data from a rather hefty SQL query. I have two controls on the page that allow the user to modify the selection. What I would like is for the DVWP to not query until ...
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Backing Up SharePoint

We have a WSS 3.0 solution. We want to run a full backup of the SharePoint farm once per day. What is the best way to do this? Is there a way to shedule backups from within SharePoint or do we need ...
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How do I link (join) a sharepoint list and an external data source in a DVWP?

I've got an external data source (SQL Server) and a Sharepoint Custom List that I want to join in a single view using the data view web part. In theory this shouldn't be too hard, but I can't get it ...
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How do I get sorting to work in the DVWP when using custom SQL query to linked server?

WSS 3.0 I have a non-SQL database linked to a SQL database. I've created a datasource in SPD using a custom query to this database. select * from LINKEDDB...sometable I then created a data view ...
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Theme gif not cached

We have a site running on wss 3.0, in a cluster with a hardware load balancer. The site is NOT https. All clients are running IE6. About 60% of the traffic is for a single gif ...
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SharePoint Designer workflows don't reflect changes in content types

I've been trying to create a set of SharePoint Designer workflows for a WSS 3.0 site, and I can't make SPD see changes in the content types of the lists. Specificaly, I'm trying to use the Create ...
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Http 401 entries in IIS log of SharePoint Server

I am trying to fix a performance problem on a WSS 3.0 clustered site. Each server has ca. 30000 requests per hour, but ca. 90% are of type: 2010-10-13 10:00:05 W3SVC14309999999 servername ...
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How to create a SharePoint List with AJAX functionality?

In sharepoint, the entire page reloads to edit the smallest info. Can something be done with a Sharepoint List using AJAX (Something similar to Google Tasks)? i use wss 3.0 thanks! -saumil
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Custom Timer Job Throwing Exceptions

I have written a custom timer job, created a feature, and written a feature receiver to install and uninstall the Timer Job in the web app on Activate/Deactivate. The custom job roughly follows the ...
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Standard database maintenence jobs for SharePoint farm

I was wondering if there were any best practices to maintain performance of a SharePoint farm as sites and content are added. For example DBCC commands.
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Getting error - The selected cells are read-only

hi I am trying to copy data from one list to another list using Datasheet view and I am getting above error. How to solve it? I use WSS 3.0 -saumil
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How do I install a regional language font in Sharepoint (WSS 3.0)?

I want to implement Regional Language on WSS 3.0, something on the line of google transliteration, which will give an option to the users to choose the language, without affecting the working of other ...
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Disable Alerts on site for ALL alerts?

I have a bulk update to run on a large # of items in a list. I don't want to send out a couple hundred emails to people once I commence the updates. Is there a way in WSS3.0 to disable ALL alerts some ...
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How to migrate a Sharepoint Task List where all details are preserved?

How to migrate a Sharepoint list to another list while preserving all the details? I use WSS 3.0.
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Why do I get 401 UNAUTHORIZED when I'm entering to WSS 3.0 site?

When I'm opening for the first time my webpage on WSS 3.0 I always get 401 UNAUTHORIZED. I was trying a lot of resolutions from Google results. I disabled loop back check. Added administrator rights ...
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How to create a Data View webpart?

How to create Data View Webpart? or is a free webpart available on the net? I use WSS 3.0
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machine user profile folder C:/docsandsettings big

So my Documents and Settings folder on my WSS server is getting big in size, I feel the server needs some space freed up on the OS partition. Each user logs in using their unique MACHINENAME\username ...
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Is it possible to create a new item form with a subform that can also add new items?

I've got a list in WSS 3.0 documenting work tasks by position that has a bunch of repeating fields such as Task1, Equipment1, Controls1, Task2, Equipment2, Controls2, Task3, Equipment3, Controls3, ...
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SMS Alerts for SharePoint

How do I implement SMS Alerts for tasks assigned in SharePoint? Is there a web part or feature available?
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Mailer for Sharepoint (WSS 3.0)

I want a simple Mailer for Sharepoint which can send & receive messages. Is such a feature available? -saumil
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can you have multiple visitor groups, all which grant read access to the site?

I am trying to prevent members of a group from being able to see who else is in that group. So, one idea is to have multiple groups, where each group would grant 'read' access to the site. The 'Set ...
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Role based logo and UI in wss 3.0

I have to show user based logo and UI in wss 3.0. How can i do this? Can I customize master page or theme for users? Is there inbuilt option for this? It would be better if I could do this without ...
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How to use Google Calendar from within Sharepoint?

I want to use my Google Calendar within Sharepoint. Is there a webpart available for this? I use WSS 3.0 Saumil
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'Export to Spreadsheet' error

I'm working with WSS 3.0 and have access to a number of sites within SharePoint. I and a number of other users have run into an issue that is happening when we try export a list using the "Export to ...
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Connecting a Sharepoint Custom list with an external Data-source

I am planning to connect a Sharepoint Custom list with an external Data-source. External DB will be in Access 2007 format. More Information: I need a solution that we can connect our sharepoint list ...
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Hide/Show a DIV

I spend all the morning in searching how to hide/show a DIV by clicking on a link. I'm using SharePoint 3.0 and I have a list of items, and inside the body field (Multiple lines of text - Enhanced ...
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Grid Column in Sharepoint List

I need to create a grid column type for sales team of my company: Please have a look at following image. Grid column type example - this column type is just making single choices on each row - I ...
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Group Alert feature required for WSS 3.0

In current web-part (http://advancedalert.codeplex.com/) there is no facility to remove the group alert or who is subscribed to the lisy. Also new members added to the group do not automatically get ...
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Easiest way to use skype within Sharepoint? [closed]

Which is the easiest way to use Skype within Sharepoint (WSS 3.0) I mean How to integrate it? I mean when I see a sharepoint username...i want it show skype status also. Is it possible? Any ideas? ...
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WSP package stuck in retracting state

We are tring to run an update script. As part of this script we use stsadm command retractsolution and then deletesolution to remove the wsp packages. Our problem is that on the last run several of ...
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How to get character count in 'Multiple Text 'column using Calculated Column?

How can I get character count in 'Multiple Text 'column of Sharepoint? Appreciate all the help! -saumil
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Position Fixed in SharePoint

I'm trying to create an addon product in MOSS 2007 which tries to position an html element in a fixed position inside SharePoint page using JS and CSS. I want to support IE 6+. What are the ways i can ...
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Want a Sharepoint (WSS 3.0) webpart to display server information

I want a way to display all internals server based information of WSS 3.0 like Hard disk space, RAM usage, etc in form of a Webpart....Is it possible? -saumil