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change site template to publishing (after provisioning a site with project template)

I am sure the answer is NO. but just want to confirm. Someone provisioned a site using project template then she realized she was supposed to use publishing template. I think delete and re-create is ...
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1answer
925 views

Can I change a calculated column to a Yes/No column?

I currently have a list created with multiple column and column types. One column is a formula based on the answer of another....I need to change the column to a Yes or No choice instead of relying ...
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3answers
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How to select MAX field in CAML query

RowLimit seems not working. I'm using it in CAML query to run a SSRSreport. I have to pick the Max date for each user. i sorted the user as descending and set the RowLimit element as 1. But that does ...
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1answer
3k views

Directory services error in a trusted domain scenario

There are two forests in my setup and there is a two way trust between the forests. I can add users from the trusted domain to SharePoint site but they can't login to the site. Here is an exception ...
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2answers
129 views

SharePoint 2010 Server CALs

I've a SharePoint 2010 Server Enterprise with 10 Enterprise CALs for a lot more users(all with AD CALs) but until now, all access's were succeed. So far, so good. But after I take a deeper look into ...
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3answers
6k views

PowerShell script to give reader permission for a user in site collection

I have a SharePoint server where I built a site collection that contains many subsites inside. I want to give a user a reader permission across whole site collection sub sites. How to do it using a ...
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1answer
229 views

What's the database impact of Central Administration Site Export? Locked for Writes AND Reads?

We're about to move a site from a parallel site collection into a subsite of the other site collection. Both SC's are in the same Web Application. We have not been able to get the command line ...
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1answer
2k views

Sharepoint 2010 security validation error

When i try to add a link to the top nav bar, I am doing this from the cms so not from code. I get the security validation invalid error. http://img233.imageshack.us/img233/5761/errorcs.png On the ...
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Why is Word document created from template saved locally, instead of to the document library?

I have created a custom content type at the root of my Site Collection and set this content type to use a Word document template, which resides in a different document library on the root site. (The ...
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1answer
494 views

PeopleEditor loses focus on overbackspacing

Well, if the user writes anything on PeopleEditor(allowtypein=true) and then from any point of it starts to backspace till the beginning, the PeopleEditor loses focus. This is a quite annoying ...
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2answers
9k views

How do you get the Profile Picture URL through code?

How do you get the user profile picture from an SPUser profile?
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1answer
191 views

Claims based authentication and adding users

I set up claims based authentication on one of our web applications. It works with forms authentication. There are 20,000 users that need to access to this site but I don't know how to add them. Do I ...
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2answers
391 views

problem using microsoft.office.server and microsoft.office.server.userprofiles

I'm trying to retrieve the user profile properties in a webpart so i can display some kind of CV in a new tab on the my sites. Regarding this tutorial (http://community.bamboosolutions.com/blogs/...
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1answer
4k views

Why am I getting “Server error: http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink?LinkID=177673” after doing a database-attach upgrade

I have a massive MOSS content database that I'm trying to upgrade to 2010 via a database attach. After the process is complete, I get "Server error: http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink?LinkID=177673" when ...
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1answer
823 views

looping through Dropdowns in a multiform field in sharepoint designer

I have a custom list I built using SharePoint Designer. Its a multi view form so I'm updating in a batch with one SAVE button. Unfortunately I have a dropdown list on each row and I want to hide a ...
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2answers
3k views

Scope in your query does not exist

I'm developing a web part (in VS 2010 for SharePoint 2010) to seach all content in a Publishing Site Collection. I have the following code (just testing before I change the scope and the select fields)...
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2answers
4k views

How do I configure a document library to create a new document using a custom template?

So I'm absolutely new to SharePoint 2010, and have been given a task as part of my internship and I'm stuck. When I click 'new document' in Document Library, I need to give option of selecting 1 of ...
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3answers
714 views

How do I run javascript or C# on list item submission?

The reason I offer both of those languages is that I can achieve what I'm trying to accomplish using either javascript, or C#, but they are completely different languages. I couldn't find any sort of ...
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1answer
396 views

Sharepoint 2010 Calendar Overaly with public calendar in Exchange 2010

I figured out the trust relationship between SharePoint 2010 and Exchange 2010. Now when I do a calendar overlay to a public calendar it not only displays the public calendar items but also all of ...
0
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1answer
384 views

External CT Related Lists - Examples - CAML - LINQ to SharePoint

I'm trying to return related data via External Content Types. I was wondering which is better to use, CAML queries or LINQ to SharePoint? I'm fine with writing CAML queries besides the relating part ...
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2answers
2k views

Is it possible to re-use the Sharepoint 2010 modal dialog(s)?

I need a simple 'Yes/No' modal dialog for a SharePoint web part, and I do not really want to re-invent the wheel here. SharePoint uses some very nice modal dialogs for this purpose, is it possible to ...
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1answer
24 views

Will data be affected on dropping features

If I drop\delete features like SiteColumn, ContentType or ListDefinition which may be referred by sites to hold data. In such cases, will the data also get deleted?
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1answer
484 views

how to identify webparts by their element in the DOM

I'm working on some DOM scraping in SP and I want to tighten up my logic around web-parts. Namely, is it safe to say that anything with a attribute of 'webpartid' is a webpart? Some sample ...
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1answer
639 views

<!— RENDER FAILED---> with Recurrence field in calendar list

I've created newform.aspx in SPD 2007 using custom list forms. problem: - recurrence doesn't work. When entering the newform.aspx and the recurrence box is checked it opens up dynamically and allows ...
0
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2answers
636 views

Removing Extranet zone from Sharepoint site

Right now my Sharepoint site has two zones, Default and Extranet. Because of this we are experiencing difficulties with our client integration. I want to just unify the zones (make it all "Default" ...
2
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2answers
4k views

Repeating option controls on infopath form

I get data from a sharepoint list as a data source. I then have a repeating table which has one of the fields as a option (radio) control. Unfortunately, when the data is repeated, it doesn't include ...
0
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1answer
81 views

MySite profile category names

For SharePoint 2010, is it possible to edit/change MySite profile category names. As an example, I would like to change "Ask Me About:" to "Skills & Talents:".
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1answer
217 views

Can I make calendar items link to data view page?

We currently upgraded from 2007 to 2010 and I'm having problems with the calendar. In 2007 I was able to change that the calendar items would link to a custom data view I created. Here is our 2007 ...
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4answers
1k views

Disposing and Closing SPWeb objects

I have used something like using (SPWeb web = SPControl.GetContextWeb(Context)) but while deploying the project it shows an error. While trying to figure out the cause I came across an msdn ...
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1answer
1k views

Absolutely stuck on Workflow 'Failed to start (retrying)'

I had started building a custom VS2010 workflow, and I was able to test it, and everything worked fine. I then had to make some changes in my project (feature receiver, custom task edit form), and now ...
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1answer
3k views

InfoPath close form by code

I'm creating an InfoPath form in InfoPath 2010 Designer, that will be running in InfoPath 2007 and 2010 clients and contains C# code. When the user clicks the submit button I need to execute some C# ...
1
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1answer
35 views

My Site Links go to incorrrect domain

I have a my sites host site collection (http://insitedev/site/my) but when I click on some of the links they go to the machinename instead of the host name I have set up. This can be seen in the video ...
2
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4answers
4k views

SharePoint 2010 - Add WebPart to a Web with PowerShell

I want to add a webpart to a great number of existing pages. Is there any PowerShell command to add a webpart to a webpart page?
4
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1answer
718 views

Limitations for concurrent login of the same user?

I am not aware of such limitation but recently while preforming some custom upgrades to our farm I experienced some strange things (or not?). Our development team is sharing Site Collection Admin ...
2
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1answer
300 views

Assembly has no strong name though i added dll in advanced Package mode

I want to user Twitterizer for posting Status Updates through a WPF-Form. Since i need the Twitterizer2.dll to do this i first included it and then added it to the package using the advanced package ...
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1answer
2k views

Accessing Sharepoint from axis2

I am trying to write my first SOAP client to access a document library(Test1) that I created in my company sharepoint server. So far I have created the Stubs using axis (1.4) and created the main ...
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2answers
2k views

Web part and content type

I'm using SharePoint 2007, custom list. I have created 2 content type on that list. on the home page I create 2 web part. I want that each content type appear in one web part. is it possible?
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1answer
4k views

Language settings are not visible

I installed SharePoint Language Pack but I can't see the 'Language Settings' link under Site Administration. From CA I can see that the pack is installed without problems, no errors, no critical ...
2
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0answers
669 views

infopath 2010 with sharepoint 2010 javascript error [closed]

I have an infopath form with a datepicker control published to SharePoint. When I open the form from the server it works correctly. When I open the form from the client machine it generates a ...
1
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2answers
274 views

System.FormatException after June CU on MOSS 2007

Since we have installed the June CU on our farm we get an "Unknown Error" while creating the default groups of a subsite (permsetup.aspx). ULS LogViewer shows me the following Exception: Exception ...
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1answer
2k views

SharePoint 2010 - Add filter to a list with PowerShell

How it is possible to add a filter to a list with PowerShell? (I want to add a filter to multiple lists) Is there any tutorial, articel or example?
1
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1answer
14k views

Change page title in SharePoint 2010

I've noticed that using the default master page on SP2010, there doesn't seem to be any way to change the page title. The page's Edit Properties is grayed out and in SPDesigner, the title area is ...
4
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2answers
8k views

How to display a popup message after an item is saved from a custom new form

I have a custome form i built from a list using SharePoint Designer. I would like a message to popup after the user has clicked the save button. I have played arounf with presaveaction but no luck. I ...
1
vote
2answers
998 views

Move discussions with content to a new site collection MOSS 2007

I have a few discussions in mysite.I want it to be moved to an other site. Let me know how to accomplish this.
3
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1answer
727 views

Can I use JavaScript in 'Edit in DataSheet' mode?

I would like to use some JavaScript in 'Edit in DataSheet' mode to check a value and prompt a user to enter some text. Is this possible?
2
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6answers
10k views

redirect search to /search/results.aspx

In my SharePoint site, whenever I search in the upper box, it redirects me to _layouts/OSSSearchResults.aspx but I want it to redirect me to a different search results page. I've changed the ...
0
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1answer
58 views

How to change the social links

My customer has changed their SharePoint portal design and they changed the "I Like" and "Comments" buttons. I want these buttons to call the old code, I've tried to see what javascript function it ...
3
votes
4answers
5k views

Can I upgrade .doc to .docx in-place in a doc library?

Here's the situation. I want to roll out Office Web Apps to our SharePoint instance. The only trouble is that a lot of files are still in .doc format, and if you try to edit them in Office Web Apps ...
1
vote
1answer
1k views

Sharepoint unable to query security group members from AD?

I have a sharepoint environment with multiple domains, access to the site is given on each domain by an AD security group on the remote domain. The newest domain has a security group that has been ...
1
vote
1answer
3k views

Why am I getting JavaScript errors in my extended web application?

I have extended a web application in SharePoint Foundation 2010. Added an AAM from "http://servername" to "http://portal". Accessing the site with the AAM address (http://portal) will come up however ...

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