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<ViewFields> definition ignored on list instance deployment?

I've got a custom site definition with a list definition + list instance in it. In the schema.xml for the list, I tried adding multiple views for the list. The problem I have is that although the ...
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1answer
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I get auto-logged-out in SharePoint when I access my tasks with Outlook. (and the other way around)

The problem occurs when I sync a task-list in SharePoint 2010 with Outlook 2007. Outlook asks for authentification, so use my Windows-domain username and password (that same as I use in SharePoint). ...
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Sharepoint template bug, workflow fix not working

I downloaded Microsoft's Employee Training Schedule and Materials template and installed it. Everything works as I need it to except for one bug, which seems to be well documented. When you register ...
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2answers
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BLOb Cache breaks video in Media Web Part

I have a Media Web Part on a page that displays video using Silverlight™. When I enable the BLOb Cache and enable it for the file extension my video file has, the video stops working and just says ...
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1answer
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Backup processs always showing “in progress” and 0% completed

I have automated my SharePoint 2010 server daily backup operation by running a service and the backup location will point to D:\Automatic_Backup\ folder location. This service will take the backup by ...
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4answers
267 views

Turn InfoPath data into an attachment to add to another site?

I would like to know if information entered on a custom list can be transferred from one site to another list item on another site. Ideally the information from the original request would be able to ...
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1answer
2k views

Setting the top level navigation sort order with PowerShell

I've created a few sites using this command, > New-SPWeb -url "http://server" -Template "STS#0" -Name "test99" -Description "test99" -UseParentTopNav The sites are appearing in the navigation ...
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Using PowerShell and the New-SPWeb command, how can I add a site to a site collection with the -UseParentTopNav argument?

Whats the correct format of the New-SPWeb command when using the UseParentTopNav argument? I'm trying to add a new site, I've tried passing in the following New-SPWeb -url "http://server" -Template ...
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3answers
312 views

Is Customizing My Sites in SharePoint 2010 Allowed?

I've heard that Microsoft doesn't support customizations made to the SharePoint 2007 My Sites. Is this the same for 2010? What is supported in Customizing SharePoint 2010 My Sites?
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2answers
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Workflow to sent attachments and mark completed in a List

My client emails the same document to users within the company and also outside the company. I would like to set up a workflow within SharePoint that will do this very same thing and mark a check box ...
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7answers
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List of 70-573 exam resources

What resources have you used for home learning to pass the 70-573 exam. There does not seem to be a book released yet to cover the exam.
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1answer
394 views

Word Document properties

We are using Sharepoint WSS 3.0 and MS Office 2007. When ever we create or update a document's 'effective date' in the document's properties (under Prepare--> properties) and save to the server, it ...
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5answers
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Users with Full control can't add documents and don't see all menu options

I am currently looking at an interesting issue with a WSS 3 standalone instance. Up until late last week all was working with well. Users are now reporting issues. Users with Full Control access ...
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1answer
802 views

Change SharePoint Web Application port

We would like to change one of the web applications port from 8088 to 80. Changing the port in IIS Binding does NOT seem to working. Should I be doing some additional steps?
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2answers
674 views

Status indicator webpart fails on page edit

I have a status indicator webpart on two different Home.aspx pages in my site collection, both pointing to the same status list. The main site contains another site, and the sub-site is where the ...
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2answers
1k views

get all image library lists via listdata.svc or web service, how?

I want to retrive all image/picture lists a site has with javascript. Can that be done via listdata.svc or via a soap webs service? When looking at the response from listdata.svc i can't see what ...
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2answers
874 views

SharePoint Designer Workflow - Get data from a list column for which the workflow was generated

I have a Document Library called ATC, and have defined a Person or Group type column called Author. Author is required, single selection only, people only, choose from All Users. I am designing a ...
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3answers
220 views

CbQ webpart takes longer time to load, SQL slowness issue

I have custom page and it has a CbQ webpart alone, it actually performs a query against a single list which has only 800 items with 15 columns but it takes 8secs to load. I suspect a slowness in SQL, ...
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2answers
533 views

SPSS and SharePoint 2010 Crawl Index

I have a folder on my desktop that I created and SharePoint 2010 crawl that folder. I have Excel, Word, and .sav (SPSS) files in there. After I was done crawling, I was able to search the folder fine, ...
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1answer
886 views

Deploying custom page into the pages library using a feature in SharePoint 2007?

I have a custom page and want deploy it into the pages library of the site using a feature in SharePoint 2007. Whenever the activated the page should added into the pages library and should removed on ...
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2answers
673 views

Is there a way to insert a <blockquote> in a Rich text column?

We have a List in our Sharepoint that we use for reporting quality assurance issues. One of the columns is a 'Description' column which is defined as a Rich text column, is there anyway to insert ...
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2answers
1k views

Problem adding sharepoint sandboxed solution using powershell

I have powershell script which will create the WebApplication and SiteCollection and upload the solution. Creation of WebApplication and SiteCollection for user X works fine but Add-SpUserSolution is ...
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6answers
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SharePoint List Item Permissions

Does anyone know of a way to implement permissions within a SharePoint list so that items are only visible to the person who created it (or potentially who the list item is "assigned to", as in like a ...
3
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2answers
2k views

OnWorkflowItemChanged not firing when using SPListItem.Update()

I am experiencing a very weird behavior: After using SPListItem.Update() the OnWorkflowItemChanged is triggered (so the title is misleading), but sends the workflow into a sleep state it never wakes ...
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1answer
1k views

Minor versions for list items

With documents you get minor version for drafts and can publish a major version. You go from 1.0 to 1.1 (first edit) 1.2 (second edit) to 2.0 (publish) Now I have custom list (just listitems), with ...
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2answers
243 views

Content deployment quick-deploy job errors

SharePoint 2007 Enterprise, SP2 (no post-SP2 patches). For some reason, after a content page was checked-in, published, and marked for quick deployment a couple days ago, our quick deploy job started ...
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3answers
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Migrating sitecollection from SharePoint 2007 to 2010

I have a webapplication containing many sitecollections in SharePoint 2007 , I specifically want to migrate only a single sitecollection from 2007 to Sharepoint 2010 . Whats the best way to do it ? ...
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3answers
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what's the best way to have a list with multilingual content

Good day, SharePointers a customer requirement is to have CVs entered in a list with his name in English and a local language. which means we will have a field for each language. is there a better ...
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3answers
3k views

Sandbox Solutions, resetting the quota

I'm looking into the possibility of developing sandbox solutions (mainly web parts) for our SharePoint 2010 internet site. One thing that I keep reading is that if the quota is exceeded, then all ...
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3answers
2k views

Redirecting within popup window - sharepoint

sharepoint provides a method called "commonShowModalDialog" which is used to show a popup window. i am on the popup window now, i need to redirect to another page within the popup window. is there any ...
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2answers
139 views

Need guidance on SharePoint Environment Building

I just created a Virtual Machine on my laptop with Windows 2008 R2 Standard + SQLServer 2008 Standard + SharePoint 2010 Enterprise (everything on Single Box). I want to start my development of my ...
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3answers
221 views

Calendar Overlays and Split DNS

I have extended my main sharepoint 2010 webapp to provide extranet access. I can now access my site from the internal network using http://spoint.domain.internal/ and from the outside using ...
2
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4answers
4k views

error CS0234: The type or namespace name 'DirectoryServices' does not exist in the namespace 'System'

I have deployed a feature (wsp) on our new production server but get the following error: error CS0234: The type or namespace name 'DirectoryServices' does not exist in the namespace 'System' The ...
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1answer
830 views

maximum answers on survey + unique rate

In SharePoint 2007 I need to create a survey with 10 question and to give each question a rate from 1 to 5. Is possible using no code to create this survey and allow users to respond only to maximum ...
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6answers
12k views

How to change the style of the Search box?

I would like to change the image next to the search box to a styled input button. Do I need to create a new delegate control to do this? Can I do this with css, if so how? This is the standard ...
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1answer
592 views

Content Organizer Permissions

When using the content organizer in SharePoint 2010, do users need to have contributor permissions in the destination document library, or just to the Drop Off Library?
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2answers
2k views

How to create a “datasheet-like” list view to update a checkbox in multiple rows?

I am using draft item security on a forms library to only allow the creator of a form and a user with "edit items" permissions to view a form in the library. I would like to provide the user with ...
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3answers
29k views

“The type is not registered as safe” when trying to add a web part installed by a WSP

I keep getting this error when I try to add a web part that I added through a WSP: A Web Part or Web Form Control on this Page cannot be displayed or imported. The type is not registered as ...
2
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1answer
3k views

SharePoint Workspace keeps running

Does anyone know how to keep Sharepoint Workspace from restarting after exiting? I have disabled Preferences -> Options -> Startup Settings -> Launch But still everytime I quit the application from ...
2
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1answer
2k views

Web part not available to add after Installing to the web farm

I am new to this type of development so I apologize in advance if this is a stupid question. But..... I installed a web part that was packaged in a WSP through the Management Console as follows: ...
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4answers
2k views

Cascading DropDownList in a web part?

Is there a standard way to implement this? Any solution would have to make use of AJAX. I am considering two possible methods at the moment: Try to find a way to use the ASP.NET AJAX Toolkit to do ...
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3answers
18k views

Move site between site collections

I have a sharepoint 2010 environment with a site collection with many subsites. I want to re-structure the sites in the site collection into multiple site collections i.e. I want to move a site from ...
2
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2answers
2k views

Add A SharePoint 2010 Calendar to Outlook

How do I push a SharePoint 2010 calendar out to a group of users so they have it automatically enabled and displayed in Outlook and/or Outlook Web Access? I'm thinking a Group Policy is my best option ...
2
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2answers
190 views

How do I migrate my SharePoint 2007 environment to SharePoint 2010?

I'm looking for a book or website which will lay out the complete process of upgrading from SharePoint 2007 to 2010. I've come across a couple of products which will do this for me, such as Xavor and ...
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1answer
425 views

infopath 2007 field count

Is there a menu option in InfoPath 2007 that would give me the total number of fields? The reason that I am doing this is because I have a form that I developed that cannot be uploaded to a ...
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Building Specific Calendars that Aggregate into District Wide Calendar

One of the things we have on our current website is a district calendar hosted on Google Calendar that aggregates individual school building calenders in to one district view(about 16 calendars in ...
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5answers
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SharePoint 2010: Disable / Hide references to SPSDisco.aspx

I asked this question originally on StackOverflow. I was referred here, so I'll repost: After upgrading some of our external websites running on SharePoint 2007 to 2010, we ran a link checker to ...
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1answer
547 views

assign tasks workflows

Is it possible to create a workflow that would be placed on a tasks list that: asks the person running the workflow for user names or groups (assignees) copies the task multiple times for each ...
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1answer
2k views

How to get Column Level permission in SharePoint 2010?

I require column level permissions in SharePoint 2010. In MOSS 2007 I was using SPListDisplaySetting. However, it does not work for SP2010. Anybody has an alternative solution?
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6answers
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Retracting solution from Central Admin?

In Central Administration I went to System Settings->Manage Farm Solutions In there I selected the WSP I want to retract, clicked the Retract Solution link and clicked "OK" with all of the ...

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