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ASP.Net Forms authentication issue

I am using SharePoint Server 2007 Enterprise with Windows Server 2008 Enterprise. I have deployed a collaboration portal template based SharePoint site collection. I am developing using ASP.Net web ...
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1answer
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Options available for different lists

Following on from my discovery that the Visio option is only available on machines that have Visio installed i found another oddity. I have two lists, one is just a regular "Tasks" and the other is a ...
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Can Sharepoint know what applications you have installed?

When I am accessing a WSS3.0 site from a certain PC I use the actions view on a list and can see options like export to excel, open in access, create a visio diagram. If I do the same thing from ...
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Profile pictures work everywhere except People Search!

I'm stumped. Profile pictures are appearing correctly everywhere in SharePoint except People Search results. Here's how I tested: I did a full AD import. I edited my profile, including the ...
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SharePoint site space usage (limited admin access)

I would like to find out how much space my group's SharePoint site uses or at least how much its document libraries use (files + version history). However, I am only a site administrator (not site ...
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Best practice for developing a WebService in SharePoint?

I've followed the following steps to build a WebService in SharePoint: Created a new project using WSPBuilder. Added a 'WebService' (Add a new web service to the layouts folder) Do a WSBBuilder ...
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Finding Office documents with hyperlinks to pages

A Thursday challenge - does anyone have any good ideas for this scenario in the intranet migration (CMS2002 - SP2007) project I'm working on: I need to identify documents on the intranet which have ...
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Images and Css located in the _layouts folder

Is it wise to store images and css for the site in the layouts/1033 folder within a .wsp and then letting the deployment of the .wsp take care of location, i.e. dont use elements.xml etc. I seem to ...
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Can jQuery intellisense also be installed / used in SharePoint Designer?

There are some references on how to install intellisense for jQuery in VS2008SP1, is it also possible for SharePoint Designer ?
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Reason for FormDigestSettings.Enabled?

I am using SharePoint Server 2007 Enterprise with Windows Server 2008 Enterprise. I have deployed a publishing portal. I am developing a ASP.Net web application using VSTS 2008 + C# + .Net 3.5 + ...
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2answers
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Remove column header on SharePoint 2007 list webpart in Team Site

I have a list on a Team Site-based (customised site definition) site collection. I want display its contents on the front page of the site in a web part with the list title and one field only in the ...
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2answers
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Complex List Structure Options and Permissions

A customer has asked me to build a new commitment tracking system for them in Sharepoint. They have created a need for 3 types of commitments that we can just call TypeA, TypeB, and TypeC. There is ...
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2answers
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SharePoint 2007 Excel Services - Security implications of adding root as a trusted location

I've done some searching and can't find a definitive answer. In a large SharePoint environment where it'll become a hassle to add individual trusted locations for Excel Workbooks, is adding the root ...
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2answers
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How to access a file in the current url or _layouts folder?

My code behind code from the aspx webpage uses a transform.xsl to do some custom xslt transformation. Scenario 1: Try to get the file from the _layouts folder. SPWeb web = SPContext.Current.Web; ...
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3answers
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Is it possible to show/hide links on the left action menu based on Group?

I want to hide links to Lists based on the Group from the user. Example: Trainer should see the links to list "A" and "B". Student should only see the link to List "A". Is this possible using ...
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2answers
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Anonymous access and Audience Targeting

We've turned on Anonymous Access and our Pages library has 'Audience Targeting' turned on, the trouble now is, that for pages to be seen by anonymous users, I have to go into each page and set value ...
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1answer
261 views

Is it normal for the Target Audience to be displayed as a GUID in email alerts?

On MOSS 2007 SP2, I have an announcement list that had audience targetting enabled. Users have email alerts set on that list for when new items change. The email displays the tartget audience as a ...
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1answer
183 views

Is stsadm output guaranteed to be XML?

I have a tool that programmatically invokes stsadm.exe and parses the results. The output looks like XML, so I've been using an XML parser to read it. One of my customers ran my tool on a French ...
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1answer
135 views

Adding a custom web application to a SharePoint site

Has anyone added a custom web application to a sharepoint site? I thought it would be added as a virtual directory and then you'd specify an unmanaged path but i'm not having much luck.
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3answers
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Enabling a Button on the Ribbon Based on Selection

How can I change EnabledScript asynchronously? I need this, because EnabledScript depended in my case on some item fields, but I can read them only in async way: var itemId = ...
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Different SPList.Items.Count & SPList.ItemCount

A list on my site gives 2 when I call myList.ItemCount. But myList.Items.Count gives me zero and I can't access the items stored in the list. AllItems.aspx show me the two missing items. Any ideas?
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3answers
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“Updates are currently disallowed on GET requests” error creating a site collection

I am using SharePoint Server 2007 Enterprise with Windows Server 2008 Enterprise. I have deployed a publishing portal. I am developing a ASP.Net web application using VSTS 2008 + C# + .Net 3.5 + ...
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1answer
2k views

Only owner should be able to edit or delete a List Item

Scenario: User has 'Contribute' rights on a List. User creates a new ListItem on this List. User should only be able to edit or delete his own ListItems. How can I define that only the Owner ...
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Hiding content from authenticated users?

I have content that I only wish to display to anonymous users. Once the user has logged in, I would like to hide it. Is "Audience Targeting" the right way to do this, and if so, it seems I can only ...
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1answer
162 views

How to setup a database on custom module installation (or feature activation)?

I've developed a custom module on SharePoint which uses a different database from the SharePoint database. How should I setup this database? Should I show a database configuration form when you first ...
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6answers
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How to update multiple ListItems with a “Where Clause” using SPServices?

I've searched the jQuery SPServices code examples and MSDN references for an simple example how to update several ListItems using a Where-Clause. Code for updating a single ListItem with ID = 500, ...
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1answer
659 views

Editing Sharepoint Application templates (fantastic 40) in an existing Collaboration Portal

Is there a way to edit the logic for the (fantastic 40) Sharepoint templates in an existing Intranet that uses the publishing/collaboration template? I already have an intranet built and wanted to ...
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2answers
2k views

Get current list/library from http handler

I’m trying to write a Http Handler to generate rss xml (based on the CKS code). I want to be able to get the list/library that the end point of the url is referring to. For example if my Url is: ...
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1answer
768 views

How to graphically edit pages like AllItems.aspx (extracted using SPSource) in a WSPBuilder solution?

I've followed the 'SPSource_Starter_Guide_WSPBuilder.docx' tutorial and everything was correct. But I've a question : once you've extracted the aspx pages + schema.xml, which tool can be used to edit ...
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2answers
99 views

Determine if List View is either builtin or custom

What is the safest way to determine if a list view is either builtin (came with Sharepoint by default) or custom (created by a user) ?
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1answer
2k views

CAML: Filter URL field on description (not on URL)

I have a list with an URL-field. Nothing special, just the OOTB Hyperlink-field. I want to execute a CAML-query that selects items with a certain value in the description part of the URL-field. CAML ...
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1answer
1k views

How to get the username from a field which is defined as “Name (with presence)”

In a custom list there is a column / field defined as “Name (with presence)”. In my modified aspx page, I want to do an ‘xsl if’ statement to check if the value from this field is the same as the ...
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2answers
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What is the best way to encode parameters to pass it to other List / Page?

I would like to know the best way to encode parameters (with a space or other unsafe characters) when passing these to another List. With ddwrt:UrlEncode ? <xsl:variable name="MyURL" ...
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0answers
540 views

WSS ListProperty.Title vs ListProperty.Description [closed]

I have an odd thing happening that I can't explain and I wondered if anyone could offer some insight. I have a site with x number of Picture Libraries, and I'm using a DVWP to display a list of all of ...
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1answer
149 views

How to create a feature from aspx pages customized in SharePoint and SharePoint Designer?

I've created some Lists and Custom Views/Pages (aspx) using the web-interface from SharePoint and SharePoint Designer. What steps do I need to take to create a Feature which contains all the Lists ...
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4answers
536 views

SharePoint 2007 Antivirus Protection

What antivirus products have you used in SharePoint 2007 (WSS v3 and MOSS 2007) implementations? I've had quite a bit of experience with Forefront Security for SharePoint and its my default ...
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1answer
85 views

Publishing articles to different Sites

I am planning a SharePoint 2010 solution with an intranet / extranet and internet site. The intranet and extranet will probably use different authentication methods. The internet site will probably ...
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1answer
144 views

Connection Framework with .Net assembly connector

I am working on replacing our protocol handler with a Connection Framework component, so that SharePoint will crawl our data source. I think I understand the big picture, but I'm missing a lot of the ...
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2answers
624 views

Report generation tool for WSS/foundation

Rather then building our own tool from the ground up I am looking for a report generation tool for SharePoint, preferably WSS/Foundation. I would like some kind of tool that will generate a Word ...
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2answers
520 views

Excel Web Services/Pivot Filters not functioning and MOSS 2007

I am currently struggling with an issue with Excel Web Servces and pivot tables. We have several site collections in which we expose pivot tables with filters through EWA web parts. The issue is ...
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1answer
698 views

Memory Leak - Disposing SPSite and SPWeb?

So I read through another post here http://www.sharepointoverflow.com/questions/1047/disposal-of-spwebs-created-using-spsite-openweb. Currently I only dispose of the SPSite object, and from my ...
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2answers
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WSPBuilder 80/resources folder not deploying files. Why?

I've created two folders under 80 folder, resources and bin. resources contains a folder usercontrols which has ascx file and bin has dlls. The purpose of having usercontrols folder under 80\resources ...
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2answers
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Copy the whole production environment to staging

There is the following WSS solution deployment scenario: Copy the whole production WSS to staging Deploy new solution/update to staging Run automated tests & human tests on staging Deploy new ...
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2answers
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SharePoint Custom Module Development and Deployment

We're working on custom module (Information Management System) for SharePoint. The project file of this module is a Class Library which contains User Controls. The User Controls was based upon Smart ...
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1answer
175 views

Sharepoint - Remove/Hide 'Upload' option on specific document libraries

On WSS, is there a method to disable the 'Upload' toolbar option on a document library level basis. The reason for this is we want to force all new documents added to the library to be created by the ...
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5answers
12k views

How to refresh a data view web part in place, without reloading the page?

I've used SharePoint designer to create a page with multiple data view web parts. I'd like to refresh one of the web parts (e.g., by clicking a "Refresh Data" button) to display the most current info ...
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4answers
2k views

MOSS Publishing Sites and RSS Feeds on List and Libraries

If I enable an RSS feed on a document library within a publishing site I get something like this Url: ...
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2answers
1k views

Content Editor Webpart Javascript Issue

I have recently upgrade our test environment to SP 2010 (using DB detach and attach approach). And also we did not do the Visual Upgrade. We have few CEWP's which is now starting throwing JS script ...
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Paging and sorting with BCS

I going to use the new exciting External Content Type feature to display a list of data from an external LOB system. The list is potentially long, so paging with filtering at the LOB system side is ...
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1answer
1k views

Hide web part using SPLimitedWebPartManager

I'm trying to make a web part that is managing other web parts in the solution. I need it to be able to hide other web parts based on user input. Since I can't use connections I'm trying to do this ...

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