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How does SharePoint Search handle pending (unapproved) items?

How does SharePoint Search handle the indexing of pending (unapproved) items/documents? As far as I can see there are no pending documents in the index. These seems a little odd to me, since it would ...
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Script to find all items that do not inherit permissions

I would like a SP 2010 Powershell script which searches all folders in a library and finds the ones that do not inherit permissions from their parent. Does anyone have one handy? I'm new to the ...
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Sharepoint 2010 is returning corrupt html and image data

I have an issue with several SharePoint 2010 installations that have "corrupt" HTML on their web pages (how to explain). It' like the site stops sending HTML data midway through the transfer of the ...
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Sharepoint 2007 features are not available

I have installed sharepoint 2007 and configured. After finishing that. I am not able to get some of the features in central admin to name few under central admin--> operation 1. Content and ...
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Error while adding SharePoint web service reference

I got stuck up with the following error, while trying to add reference for the web service Lists.asmx in sharepoint 2010 from VS.NET 2010. The document at the url http://sp2010/_vti_bin/Lists....
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More than 255 characters in multiple lines of text?

I have an InfoPath Form which submits the text of a textbox and saves it in a SharePoint list. Whenever a user types in more than 255 characters and I want to edit the element in the SharePoint list (...
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1answer
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Sharepoint workbook opening in Microsoft InfoPath Filler 2010 rather than Microsoft InfoPath Designer 2010

We are using Sharepoint as a Project Management site. This has been developed by another developer so we are unsure right now where the code is located. For each Project Management area (each new ...
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List of SharePoint 2010 Out-of-Box Web Parts

Can anyone provide me with a nice URL where it will show all the Out-of-Box web parts in SharePoint 2010 and what each one of them can do?
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1answer
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Whats the difference between host headers and alternate access mappings?

Whats the difference between host headers and alternate access mappings? This is a similar question - What are the differences between extending a web app and adding a host header then adding ...
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1answer
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How to access the top search keywords from an Enterprise Search center from a separate web application?

I have an Enterprise Search center configured as a web application in my farm having unique application pool identity. The search traffic across teh farm go to this search center. Now I need to access ...
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2answers
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How do I create a create a site template that includes customizations?

I have a question for you all. I used a calendar and created some events in it. Then I used the filter webparts to filter the results between a start date and an end date. Then I saved the site as ....
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1answer
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opening people picker through hyperlink and add those people as site collection administrator

My share-point 2010 experience is limited but I can follow clear instructions. Can someone explain step by step how can I open people picker through hyperlink and add those people as site collection ...
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Can I map multiple domain accounts (or authentication sources) to one user/profile?

This is probably impossible but... We have a local 2010 farm and HQ has one. I've been asked to use the HQ MySites service application rather than doing our own, which is very sensible. However, on ...
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2answers
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Where is a good description of User Login values in SharePoint 2010 with and without claims?

If I look at HttpContext.Current.User.Identity.Name I get values that map to what I see in the content database in UserInfo.tp_Login. Since I have enabled both Windows Authentication and Forms Based ...
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2answers
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PreSaveAction on edit mode

I'm working on a custom list. Two DWP webparts the first one insert data(save button only but some fields are pre filled) and the other one shows the data(This has got edit and delete enabled) I'm of ...
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2answers
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Does every user have a user.ID?

Does every user that belongs to a site collection or a group in that site collection, have a user.ID? I am iterating through a list of SPFieldUserValueCollection and am comparing the SPFieldUserValue....
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2answers
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Debugging SPFeatureReceiver

I have built an SPFeatureReceiver and am trying to debug it by attaching to the w3wp.exe process. No matter what I do no breakpoints are ever hit. Here are my steps Build and Package the solution ...
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2answers
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List Schema : Title Field ID

When creating custom List definitions, what should the ID value of the "Title" field be? At one point I was told I should be using the OOTB ID (fa564e0f-0c70-4ab9-b863-0177e6ddd247) as it caused ...
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1answer
95 views

Retrive list item meta data into access table?

I'm creating a report in Access based on a SharePoint list, but I'd like to make use of the fields Last Modified and Modified By. I imported the table into Access as a linked table, but I don't see ...
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0answers
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Is there any harm in setting the AnalyticQueryCellMax to a high number?

Is there any harm setting this to 10000000? Will it leave a large foot print on memory and therefore paralyze the servers (or farm)? (or the backend sqlserver) or anything that is involved processing ...
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1answer
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How do I avoid redirection for web service authentication in SharePoint 2010 when both claims and classic auth is allowed?

I have a SharePoint 2010 web application that allows both claims authentication and classic authentication. The Default claims provider for the web application has "Enable Windows Authentication" and ...
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1answer
682 views

Search for empty property fields in SharePoint 2010?

Is it possible to search (e.g. via the property picker in the advanced search dialog) for all items that have a specific property field which is empty? For example: All items with an emtpy title ...
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3answers
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Getting “Access denied” error message when trying to access a SharePoint list via Linq from an Web Service

I have following scenario. A web service hosted on IIS 7 should take messages from a MSMQ, transform them and put them into a custom SharePoint list. The list, contenttype and columns were defined ...
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2answers
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Reporting Services Error after doing a restore on a new farm and attempting to view a report

The SharePoint site with the id {GUID} could not be found. (rsSPSiteNotFound) The source farm reports work fine, but after the restore to a new farm, some (not all) reports get this error. Looked ...
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4answers
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What are the client side requirements to enable the “upload multiple files” link?

What are the client side requirements to enable the "upload multiple files" link? I'm using WSS 3.0. Also using FBA, not sure if that matters. It "works on my machine", but not for some other users....
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6answers
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Please suggest a practice to deploy a sharepoint site collection from test to production server

This is the current scenario: Sharepoint 2010 on MachineA with SQL Server. Site collection SCa on web app WAa. Now I need to "deploy" my site collection on MachineB. What are the suggested ways ...
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1answer
647 views

Excel Web Access & VSTO

I created an Excel workbook in Visual Studio 2010 using VSTO, and it fills a table with data retrieved from a WCF service. The service was added to the project using the standard "Add Service ...
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2answers
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How to check for performance in URL Rewriting

I am coming at this from a different angle, probably, but mostly the question I am being asked is if we implement URL Rewrite to handle redirecting older URL's into SharePoint is there a performance ...
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3answers
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How to add users as site collection administrator group through code

I am having various site collections and I want to add few users into administrator group. So that more people will have access to edit the groups. I can add users to the site collection ...
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2answers
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How do I get a listing of the contents of a Document Library?

Sorry for the simple question. I have a Form Library whose directory listing I need to access from an InfoPath form containing custom code. I don't need the contents of any of the files, just the ...
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6answers
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Where to find PublicKeyToken?

I opened an empty sharepoint project in which I added a new application page. There I wrote some code. Now I need to enter that information under <SafeControls> tag in web.config file. ...
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3answers
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Export Import Library with Lookup column

I did export operation of custom library in Central Administration. Library has some custom fields and Lookup field on existing library on the site. After exporting main library and all dependecie ...
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4answers
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Custom Blog Alert Template - Missing ID for list post

I have made a custom alerttemplate and tried to add the ItemID without success. I can add but i need to add post.aspx?ID=xx where xx is replaced by the ItemID. Tried the following ID-s (and removed ...
3
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1answer
578 views

Preupgrade check reveals webpart issues which are not installed on farm, how to identify the name, assembly of the referenced webparts

I have run a preupgrade check on a SP2007 database to identify issues prior to upgrading to SP2010. The report shows a lot of messages for missing webparts. The strange thing is that I cannot identify ...
2
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1answer
606 views

Web Service for SPSiteDataQuery

Is there a web service(WSDL) to access spsitedataquery functions?. I see web services for sitedata, lists, web and site but there is no spsitedata*query*. I am interested in getting the list of Lists ...
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2answers
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Access Denied while setting Metadata Store Permission

Breaking my head with this issue for the past 2 days! Received Access Denied error in SPD so tried to set Meta Data permission and get the following error. I am one of the Admins for BSC service ...
2
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2answers
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Access Denied on Site Collection after Migrating to Claims

I'm running into an issue with some site collections in a SharePoint 2010 web application. After migrating to claims, there are a couple site collections that give Access Denied, even to users that ...
5
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2answers
877 views

SharePoint Organization Profiles

I noticed that SharePoint User Profile Service now includes a definition for Organization Profiles. I think this is a really interesting new feature, but I'm not sure how it is used inside of ...
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1answer
331 views

Event handler running and activated but not receiving

I have installed an event handler to catch ItemAdded and change the content type if the item is a folder. I have installed and deployed this solution using a WSP and have activated it, but it doesn't ...
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1answer
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Does Sharepoint use the wWWHomePage attribute in AD?

I have been working with synchronizing users into Active Directory, from an external data source, and one of the attributes of interest is wWWHomePage, and the AD folk have noticed that many users ...
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3answers
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Good tutorial for my first Custom Service Application in SharePoint 2010?

I found this one, but it has a step that says to "Select the “WCF Service” project template...", which wouldn't make sense for adding a New Item (at least that doesn't sound right to me). I'm curious ...
2
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2answers
952 views

Error activating feature

I have created a solution package for Sharepoint 2007 and have installed and deployed it on a development server. However, when I go to activate it through Site Features, I'm given a lovely page of ...
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4answers
2k views

How can I make a SharePoint open source project at home?

I have an idea for a small SharePoint solution that can be quite useful, and I'm thinking about writing it in my spare time. How can I do it? This is a relatively small project, which I don't ...
3
votes
1answer
954 views

Error deploying WSP package

Error: Cannot find this file specified in the manifest file: ChangeContentTypeEventHandler.dll I'm getting this error when attempting to deploy this solution to the Sharepoint environment. Here is ...
3
votes
3answers
207 views

Is there a tool that can let me manage MemberShip SqlProvider names/passwords in SharePoint?

Currently we have a SQL Provider setup to manage a SharePoint Site Collection via Forms Based Authentication. However I currently have no real tools to manage the users within. I'd like to get a ...
2
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2answers
3k views

How do you create a multi-select people-picker field programatically in SP 2007?

I would like to create a people-picker user field where more than one user can be chosen. Currently, this is what I'm doing: SPField field = new SPField(contentType.Fields, "User", "Users"); ...
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vote
1answer
451 views

ListFieldIterator doesn't return value of Enterprise keywords

In my project I use ListFieldIterator control to allow users view and change meta data values. I can read values of ListFieldIterator fields with code like this: object value = fldIterator.Item["...
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votes
1answer
3k views

How do I modify themable corev4.css?

I've noticed that my main site uses styles/corev4.css while the subsites use various revisions of _layouts/1040/styles/Themable/corev4.css. I have to modify both. While I can access styles/corev4.css,...
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3answers
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Sharepoint 2010: Custom “New Item” form - showing ribbon and binding events to ribbon buttons

We've created a custom New Item page for our list on our site in Sharepoint 2010 with this code: <asp:Content ID="Main" ContentPlaceHolderID="PlaceHolderMain" runat="server"> <table id="...
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1answer
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character problem in webpart title after exporting a site

After i have creat a site collection (in french), i save it as a model, open it in Visual studio, change the scope of a feature, package it and deploy it on the farm and create a new site collection ...

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