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How to get “Send e-mail when ownership is assigned?” functionality on a Non Issue Tracking or Task list?

I have created a Custom SharePoint list and I want to be able to add the ability to send an e-mail to the person who the list item is assigned to just like the Issue Tracking and Task lists do. How ...
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2answers
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Get User who created list item

In IAlertNotifyHandler implementation I need name of the user who created/add the current item/document to the list (for which this alert is being sent). What is the way to do this?
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1answer
360 views

Anonymous BDC Authentication problem

We are using SP 2007 Enterprise and it's Business Data Catalogue to return data in web parts on our external web site to anonymous users (or am trying to in any case). I haven't found any concrete ...
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2answers
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How to fix “Unable to delete user profile” exception

MySiteCleanup: Unable to delete user profile (UserX). Exception: Microsoft.Office.Server.UserProfiles.DSInvalidDomainNameException: The format of the specified domain name is invalid. ---> ...
3
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1answer
617 views

SSL and Forms Based Authentication in WSS 3.0

I have a FBA application and we would like to use SSL with it. By default, does setting SSL in IIS use SSL for the entire site, or just the login? We think we'd like to use SSL for the entire visit ...
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4answers
1k views

Unable to upload a file

User 'X' is the site-collection owner. He tries to upload a 750kb file into a document library and gets the error: The server has aborted your upload. The files selected may exceed the ...
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3answers
4k views

Move content type inside site collection

In one of site collections we have a content type defined in one of the subwebs. Having it there it's impossible to use it on root web or any other branch of subwebs. Is it possible to move or copy ...
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1answer
404 views

Fixing several Instances of the Same Web Part to a Web Part Page?

My problem precisely and concisely is that I developed a simple web part to display OOTB Surveys on the page (Which means user can answer and submit the survey through my web part). It works ...
4
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6answers
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Unable to edit site in SharePoint Designer 2010

When I am trying to edit a SharePoint 2010 site (clicking ribbon - Site Actions -> Edit Site in SharePoint Designer), it load SharePoint Designer 2010 application and gives me the following error: ...
2
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3answers
113 views

SharePointPro magazine using dotnetnuke? [closed]

I see a new magazine has launched called SharePointPro. Are they really using dotnetnuke for their site? ;)
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1answer
659 views

How to render nested folders in a Data View Web Part?

I want to use a Data Vew Web Part to render the nested folder structure of a document library. I can get as far as using grouping on the path and setting the datasource to recursive. That effectively ...
2
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1answer
2k views

No Business Data Connectivity Service associated with current web context error

I am running on a new dev setup for SharePoint 2010 and trying to setup some External Content types. I think that I have setup BCS correctly (since I see it running in the central administration). ...
4
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3answers
491 views

Can the ID from a referenced column be obtained when using the Data View Part?

I have a Data View Part pulling from a list that has a lookup column to another list (title linked by ID) And somewhere in the XSLT, it reads <xsl:value-of select="@ColumnX"/> Now since ...
2
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4answers
770 views

Web part filtering

For our web site we would like to be able to have a combo box which the end user selects a “Province/State” from the drop down menu. Depending on which “Province/State” he selects, some web parts will ...
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1answer
470 views

SSP indexing /Pages/ and causing Access Denied search results

We have an SSP indexing our site using a read-only account to spider the content. We have an issue that the SSP is indexing /pages/ without the name of an aspx. When returning search results this ...
0
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1answer
1k views

How to update data in the user information list when using FBA

I've got to support a SharePoint web application which uses FBA with a custom membership and a custom role provider to authenticate the user against two different LDAPs. The user data are only stored ...
2
votes
2answers
448 views

Custom Error Page for Sharepoint

We've created an Application Page which configure database for custom modules. We've designed this Application Page with SharePoint custom control. There are some errors which can be occured when ...
0
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1answer
91 views

Create Success\Error page like sharepoint pages [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Custom Error Page for Sharepoint hi.. i want to create a success/error application page which look like Sharepoint success/error page, and it write the exception if an ...
2
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2answers
869 views

CQWP cannot find Body field in the Announcement content type

I can create a CQWP for the Announcement content type, but when I export the .webpart and add <property name="CommonViewFields" type="string">Expires,Date;Body,text</property> In my ...
2
votes
1answer
454 views

Why does Reporting Services in SharePoint integration mode require a minimal install of SharePoint?

I have a two machine set-up, with MOSS 2007 installed on one server (Machine A), and SQL Server 2008 installed on the other (Machine B). In order to run SS Reporting Services in SharePoint ...
2
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3answers
544 views

Speed up deleting / retracting solution

We have a largish SharePoint solution with 15 wsp packages, each package contains several webparts etc. We use stsadm to uninstall and install the packages. We deploy fairly often to the test ...
1
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1answer
409 views

WSS 3.0 Configuration Wizard exception

After installing WSS 3.0 I'm getting the following error in the configuration wizard: An Exception of type System.Data.SqlClient.SqlException was thrown. Additional exception information ...
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2answers
689 views

Custom Application Page does not recognize tagPrefix defined in custom web.config

I have a custom application page integrated in Centeral Administration. My application pages are placed in a subfolder in Template\Admin folder. I placed my own web.config in my subfolder and added ...
1
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1answer
4k views

Create additional pages library in publishing site

Does anyone know how to create an additional pages library within a sub site? You seem to have all the other document libraries (document, form, picture, wiki) but not Pages.
0
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1answer
120 views

WSS V3 - 403 Error in folder of document library in extended webzone

I've got a server with wss v3 and i'm using a fba with sql-membershipprovider. The users which are using fba come to an extended webapplication. From outside this user must pass our ISA server where ...
5
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1answer
552 views

Performance of SharePoint 2010 Managed Client Object Model

Is there any published information (by the community or Microsoft) about performance of the new web service based Managed Client Object Model versus the pre-2010 object model?
2
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3answers
7k views

How do I determine where a content type is being used?

Months ago I made a content type that inherits from the Announcement type. I thought I put it in just three sites to test the content query web part, but I can't delete the type. How can I see which ...
3
votes
1answer
361 views

Web.config backups

Can we prevent the automated backup of moss web.config files or limit the number of them?
1
vote
1answer
2k views

stsadm -o execadmsvcjobs as part of a batch command

When using the stsadm -o execadmsvcjobs as part of a batch command we are finding that even though the command is saying all the jobs have been run, the jobs haven't necessarily completed. This means ...
6
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7answers
2k views

Is using SharePoint as a intranet/extranet portal a good idea?

I work for a fortune 500 company in IT and we have developed many systems/applications to do a variety of things. We are in need of some commonality of these applications and a better ...
1
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1answer
385 views

Feed burner & RSS lists in Publishing Sites

I set up a feed burner account for my RSS feed and clicking on the link showed me a nice feed burner page with my content. However when I click any of the article links I get the following error... ...
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2answers
342 views

Webpart store information in lists or databse?

I am going to create a web part that are going to replace an application that we currently are using. The application is basically used to query information from a database. The Database consist of ...
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0answers
434 views

How to change the tooltip in an infopath document using codebehind [closed]

I need to change the tooltips in an infopath form using the code behind. How should I do that?
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3answers
3k views

How to change type of information for a Title column in SharePoint MOSS 2007 List?

I created a calendar in SharePoint MOSS 2007 that is connected to my Outlook. I added a custom column “Person” to this list and the type of information in this column is: Person or Group. In ...
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2answers
2k views

How to set permissions on SharePoint to hide an aspx page for authenticated users and to make it visible for anonymous users

I have a portal based on a publishing portal. The portal (SPSite) contains has two websites (SPWebs) one is anonymously accessible and other one isn't. This works as expected. Now I want to set the ...
5
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3answers
4k views

How do I change the hostname in InfoPath Form data connection?

I've created a InfoPath form which uses Data Connections. This was on server1. Now I want to change this InfoPath Form on server2 (server1 does not exist anymore). I want to add a new Data ...
3
votes
2answers
908 views

What is the best practice to implement search to index XML files?

In our SharePoint solution we need a service which can search and index XML files. At this moment we are using FAST, but are there other tools / applications / solutions which are free and easy to ...
1
vote
2answers
446 views

Modifying Alert Subscription Template

Is there a way I can customize the alert subscription email sent to users when they subscribe (or their subscription added by System Administrator) to a list for Alerts? I've gone through ...
5
votes
1answer
1k views

What needs to be fixed with this custom alert template?

I've customized alert notification template for Announcements list. Here is custom code: <Immediate> <Subject> <Switch> <Expr> <GetVar ...
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vote
2answers
126 views

Setting alerts for review on images and documents in moss

In Moss we can set an alert on a publishing page to review the content. Does anybody know how this can this be done with images and documents?
4
votes
3answers
3k views

How to rename a publishing page in code

I'm trying to do a bulk page rename (NB. the file name e.g. default.aspx, not the displayed title) foreach (PublishingPage page in pweb.GetPublishingPages()) { Console.WriteLine(page.Name); ...
4
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2answers
1k views

Unable to add selected webpart(s) [closed]

I've created a Custom List ('Tooltips') in SharePoint. After this I used SPSource to reverse engineer the list into a feature. After installing and activating this feature, I want to add this list in ...
8
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3answers
4k views

How to write to ULS Log in SharePoint 2010 from a .NET app?

The Sharepoint Trace Log Sample given at http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/aa979522.aspx & explained at http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/aa979595.aspx does not work in in Sharepoint ...
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3answers
1k views

How to check if code is running as sandboxed solution?

Is it possible to check, from within solution, if it was deployed as sandboxed or not, e.g. something like this: if(this.IamSandboxedSolution) // do something else // do something else
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vote
2answers
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Can't remove a meeting workspace instance

So, a meeting workspace was created. Subsequent meetings then where linked to the workspace, one by one, as the meetings where scheduled. At some point the organizer deleted "something" and it no ...
2
votes
4answers
1k views

SharePoint Groups vs AD groups - further examples

From this post - http://www.sharepointoverflow.com/questions/1781/what-are-the-best-practices-for-using-sharepoint-groups-with-ad-security-groups It was mentioned by Mr Samuel Yates that there are ...
0
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2answers
391 views

Global Document Library Column

I was asked a question today that I didn't have an answer to. There's a requirement to tag all documents uploaded to any document library within the web application with a selection from a choice ...
1
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2answers
144 views

Connecting V2 and V3 web parts results in a null reference at the consumer

I'm trying to interact with a bunch of third-party web parts written using the V2 Connections API. The interface I'm implementing is IWebPartRow (V3), and as I understand it, SharePoint 2007 has ...
1
vote
1answer
740 views

SharePoint hit counter is not displayed

I followed the instructions here: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/825532 After that when I preview my page, I can't see the hit counter. I learned that it may be related to permissions of the site ...
3
votes
1answer
631 views

Items missing from QuickLaunch collection

The following code should generate an ASCII art tree of a sharepoint website. But Navigation.QuickLaunch is only returning entries where the navigation order has been customised. Does anyone know how ...

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