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In what order does a Site Definition provision a site?

I have created a site definition in which I have a series of web scoped features getting activated. Some of the features are meant to set targetting audiences on webparts, some of them are creating ...
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Storing large files in SharePoint with users all over the world

Any recommendations for storing large files in SharePoint 2010 for the following requirements: Mostly smaller files 10KB-20MB Many larger files for example 20-500MB Users in all parts of world need ...
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export specific field from from sharepoint custom list to excel

I'm having custom list (SharePoint 2007) I need to export the list to Excel file. So I mark all the field that I want to export. but I when I export the list I can see: the "Path" field, though ...
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Why is ServerContext always null?

I have a web part, hosted within a SharePoint 2007 site that has Forms Authentication enabled. During the registration process, I allow users to upload a profile image which gets stored within ASP ...
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Accidentally Delete the server farm from SharePoint Central Admin - SBS 2011

I cannot access anymore the Central Admin page and I encounter error using configuration wizard. how can i create new farm or restore my backup farms? What should i do?
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Open Document Content Type from SharePoint 2010 Library with perfect trust

I just created Document Content Type and then create new document from New Document. I got the popup "Some files can harm your computer. If the file information below looks suspicious, or you do not ...
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C# behind InfoPath forms

Is it possible to run C# code with InfoPath forms when the form is running inside of web browser? Same question applies to JavaScript also. With web forms which one do you recommend if both are ...
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Discussion board post display

When someone posts a message in discussion board, his/her name appears on the left along with Photo, if available. Suppose the site owner/admin changes the post, then only the name of the person who ...
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Customize content query web part's look

I'd like to customize the way a content query web part (CQWP) displays a list on SharePoint 2010; the list is defined in the root and is going to be fetched in a subsite. Each subsite will pull one ...
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How to make Title READONLY in custom list

If I set the title field to Read only (since I will calculate it based upon other values) in the ListAdded Event handler, when i open up a form for creating a new item i get an error. Event handler.....
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How to sync a SQL database with a SharePoint List?

I need to sync an already existing SQL Database to a SharePoint 2010 list. Two way sync would be great but one way sync is also alright. Any documentation in this regard would be of a great help. ...
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Can published excel be modified from with in sharepoint?

I have an excel table that i wish to publish which displays our users call stats on a certain date. Change the date cell and the table refreshes through a series of IF statements from the data tab. ...
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Authenticate Windows user on Web Application using dual authentication and custom login page

What I have? I have configured FBA in one of the web applications with out of the box login page having dropdown box to select the either windows or FBA login. Everything is working fine. What I ...
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How do I reduce the size of the config log file?

Our Small Business Server 2008 installation has recently run out of drive space on the C drive. While working to free up space I noticed that SharePoint_Config__log.LDF is 4.4GB. The associated ...
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Enabling a Sharepoint Feature with Powershell

I am new to PowerShell and have been asked to modify a script that is used to activate features on a site. The script has some latency issues between the two feature activations, so I decided to make ...
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Forms w/document folder -> SharePoint

I am trying to find what is the better way to implement multiple input forms using SharePoint 2007 (v3). The forms will have several fields and one of them is document folder to hold documents and ...
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1answer
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Querying multiple lists with GetItems not returning viewfields

I have written a script to get the items of a specific list leveraging the GetListItems method, but I am now being asked to join multiple lists, so I believe I must use the GetItems method. The code ...
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How do I approve & publish a folder and everything inside it?

How do I approve & publish a folder so that everything inside of it is published and live? Please post a screencast
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Webpart to show documents, it's folders and underlying files

I have few document libraries with lot of folders and files in it. The Out of box webpart shows in sequential way and every click does a page refresh (sometimes users get lost of focus when it ...
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1answer
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SSP Database Upgraded from 2007 to 2010, My Links automatically deleted shortly after

I follow the steps here to upgrade a 2007 SSP database to 2010: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc263299.aspx#SSP After the upgrade everything appears successful and users can see their ...
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Need to make the site 'unaccessible'

I have a sharepoint site at the web-app level. Time to time, that site should not be accessible until we decide to turn it on. During the period when it is down, if anyone tries to access, I would ...
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How does managed metadata navigation create a webpart in the quick launch side bar?

I was admiring the managed metadata navigation. When you select a list, a webpart automatically appears in the quick launch side bar. This can be used for filtering list items. When you select ...
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Exposing contents of multi-rich column in a custom webpart

Scenario : Sharepoint 2010 foundation site with a custom ASPX page. The custom ASPX page has a webpart wherein I read the contents of a multi-richtext field from a list. I want to know within the ...
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Pass a standard list view a CAML query, is this possible?

I have a standard list in Sharepoint 2010. The list has a standard view, but technically the view could even be custom built. Is it possible for me to pass through a CAML query from a web part I've ...
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How to tell if a column is a valid lookup reference?

When creating a lookup column in SharePoint 2007 the user interface restricts the available columns to a subset of all columns in the list. How does SharePoint decide which columns are available? The ...
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SharePoint List Check whether Value is Checked

I am using Windows SharePoint Server 2007. In a custom list, if I have two columns. One has a list of Categories, and the second has a list of Products. So in my Categories Column its a Choice with ...
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Retrieve associated tasks from custom workflow activity

I created an custom workflow activity specified here: SPWeb.GetListItem returns null in custom workflow activity Now I need to know the user who last updated the associated workflow task. Before my ...
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Page Viewer Webpart Hides the Top Navigation Menu

I have added a page viewer webpart and pointed it to a network share. The top navigation menu now hides behind this webpart. I have tried setting the z-index on the menu container as well as the ...
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Viewing sharepoint site, document libraries, attachments externally

I would like to show someone (like admins) how they can view, manage (move or create new contents) in a sharepoint site. Basically the content within document library is so huge that out-of-box ...
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Should I this add metadata to my contenttype? And can I make the information be filled out automagicly?

I'm building a sln for managing projects. A site will be created for each project. Each project has a projectId, and is also related to a CustomerID, and a OrderId. The project site includes a ...
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How do I close an InfoPath form page programmatically?

Is it possible to close an InfoPath form displayed in Forms Services via C#? I know I can close the form, but the actual InfoPath frame is still there. Is there anyway to kill the process from within ...
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1answer
466 views

SharePoint 2010 - Display Frontend Server IP on SharePoint Site?

It is possible to display the Frontend Server IP dynamically on a SharePoint Site?
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1answer
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Customise SharePoint access through Windows Explorer

We are developing a document management solution, the taxonomy is quite complex and needs to be able to scale above 200gb. We have developed a proof-of-concept where the corporate taxonomy is ...
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1answer
951 views

How can I get list of users which have documents stored in My Sites?

How can I get list of users which have their own documents stored in My Sites (MOSS 2007)? Or even better, all their documents together with names? It dosen't matter if it will be via script or GUI. I ...
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Infopath change Publish Location

Working with Infopath 2010 here and SP 2010. I've created my form and published it while in DEV. Now, I want to publish it to the Prod Location. Here's the issue and to me, quite strange. I can't ...
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Difference between Attaching a file & Uploading a file to the SharePoint site

I facing a weird issue. I am able to upload a 32 mb file to a Document Library. But I am unable to attach same file to a task. Do I need to change settings other than Central Admin? I have set limit ...
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2answers
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Integrate sharepoint calendar appointments directly to outlook & other email clients

The scenario I am looking here may need some customization but here is the question. Whenever an entry or record is added to sharepoint calendar, I would like the same event (or appointment) to ...
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Problem with HTTP handler in Sharepoint 2010

I'm developing a visual web part for Sharepoint 2010. This webpart needs to get some data via AJAX. So I went for the HTTP handler + jQuery solution posted here. But I'm getting a problem when trying ...
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1answer
563 views

Hiding Custom List types on the Quick Launch programmatically

I would like to mimic the functionality of "List Settings > General Settings > Display this list on the Quick Launch" at deploy time. I.E. I want to hide custom list types from being displayed on the ...
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1answer
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SPWeb.GetListItem returns null in custom workflow activity

I created an custom workflow activity with the following code: namespace Custom.SharePoint { public class CustomActivity : Activity { #region Fields public static readonly ...
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1answer
161 views

Can I give a Super User the ability to impersonate someone else?

We currently have a situation where we need the ability to fully impersonate a login on a SharePoint Web Application. Effectively any "SuperUser" needs the ability to, without a password, proxy login ...
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1answer
414 views

Error Creating Business Intelligence Center

I am receiving the following error when creating the Business Intelligence Center site collection. From what I can tell the Performance Point feature is installed and activated so I am not sure why ...
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1answer
924 views

C# save/submit to sharepoint from infopath [closed]

I have tried this.Submit(), this.Save(), but neither seem to actually work. Is there a simple way of doing this? I have also tried using a submit button and then using custom rules for that, but still ...
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6answers
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How can I auto-increment a column?

I am working on a solution where I have a list with a column named LogIDNumber. For each new entry in the list, I would like to increment the LogIDNumber by one. I could use the ID generated by ...
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2answers
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Printing lists in SharePoint 2010

Is there a way to easily export SharePoint 2010 lists with rich HTML columns to Word 2010 for printing? Here's what we need: A "Print List" or similar functionality in SharePoint (IE browser), where ...
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1answer
724 views

How do I select only top level folders using CrossListQueryCache?

I want to select the list of folders (without subfolders, not recursive) of a Document library using CrossListQueryCache. Everything is working fine except that i am receiving ALL the folders and ...
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1answer
156 views

Problem in creating custom workflow action in SharePoint [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to deploy a custom SharePoint Workflow Activity I am trying to create a custom Workflow Action for SharePoint Designer 2010. I am using Visual studio 2010 and followed ...
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1answer
3k views

Infopath browser support

In our company, we have two big SharePoint 2010 farms, one is internet-facing, the other one is intra-net facing. Because we are planning to host all of our internet facing sites (30+), intranet, ...
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1answer
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Why can't I open Word docx files in Office Web Apps?

I want to use the Office Web Apps on my environment. After the installation I configurate the trusted file location for the excel services. The Web Apps working fine in my intranet. http://my.intranet....
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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 ...

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