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Modify Email Alert for a Specific List

I am using SharePoint 2010. For one particular list on my site I would like to modify the email text received when a user receives an alert. I would like to replace the text Modify my alert ...
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Object reference not set to an object error while moving an object to feature list

I have created a feature in which I want to put the list instance to be created when the feature is activated. I created new feature from visual studio and trying to add the list instance file to the ...
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237 views

Corrupt page layout messing up backend - how to change layout elsewhere?

I have a corrupt page layout and I need to know where else I can change the page layout of a page apart from editing the page itself from the frontend. I have access to sharepoint designer 2013 but ...
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514 views

How do you make a CustomAction depending on a custom ContentType?

I have added a deployable custom action (FlyoutAnchor) to my Site. Now I have to hide this button in all other pages which are not inherit from a specific content type. is it possible to do this with ...
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437 views

Do I need to dispose a SPWeb or SPSite object from a WorkflowContext

I'm working on a Custom Workflow activity. In the activity I use the WorkflowContext-object. From this object I get the current SPSite or SPWeb via the Site and Web properties of the WorkflowContext. ...
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Using External Content Type Pickers with Boolean fields

I have a SQL table with three fields - a unique ID I don't care about, a description, and a Boolean indicating whether or not the record is 'current'. This table is setup as a fairly standard ...
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177 views

Problem Customizing People Refinement Panel

I am creating a web part page that uses People Search Core Results and People Refinement Panel to display our People Search in table view. The problem I am having is that my People Refinement Panel ...
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54 views

Menu control in sharepoint

Is it possible to have a top menu in sharepoint like when i click on the tab it should provide me a mega menu.Is it possible through OOB of sharepoint..please share your ideas..
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Can’t get my logic Formula to return a date

I want my formula to look up the type of award in one Colum and then take the date from the Proposed Presentation date minus a set number of days and return the new date however my formula is only ...
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307 views

Left Navigation - Group Similar Items into a Cascading Menu

I have a SharePoint 2013 instance where I need to group a set of links in the into a cascaded menu. The structure is shown below: Documents Support IT Support GP Support Change Request Feedback ...
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250 views

create a shortcut that links to my computer

I want to know if I can keep a document on my drive in my folder on my computer but have a sort of shortcut or link on SharePoint that updates whenever I update the document on my computer or goes to ...
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106 views

NullReferenceException from SPService.Delete()

I have a sharepoint service that inherits from SPDiagnosticsServiceBase. When I deactivate the feature, I have the following code: public override void ...
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117 views

Change URL paths of sharepoint folders

We have what I think is a unique situation in our sharepoint deployment. Our network admins want to redirect only certain url requests to our application from the loadbalancer. For example ...
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2 Alerts getting created for same item in sharepoint 2013

We are facing a wierd issue while creating alerts on an item in sharepoint 2013. While creating an alert on an item, 2 alerts are getting creating for the same item. Steps to reproduce: 1) Add a ...
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164 views

Publishing Portal List for news in intranet

I am new in sharepoint, and I would like to build a news section for our intranet website. I thought about using the Publishing Portal, to make less flexible to the writer, so the content will be ...
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54 views

Is this a right way to design a site collection vs subsite structure

I have been managing a sharepoint site collection that has the following figures:- Size - 5 GB Groups - almost 300 (no direct permission at site or item level) Lists - 70 (mostly info path apps) ...
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Adding external documents to Document Library

We are using report manager to create excel files. I need these files to appear in a Document Library. I've mapped a drive to the Library. As a test I've tranasfered from desktops to Document ...
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41 views

SharePoint 2007: populating listColumns with information from MySites/User Profiles

Can anyone advise if it's possible to populate a list column with information from either a MySite or the User Profiles, specificaly the Department. My scenario is that an internal client is 100% ...
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74 views

Workflow Approval Error in Second Step

There are two steps for the workflow. They can approve/ reject the task of the current item. But got the error once the second step is approve. for example, when we apply the leave, firstly,the task ...
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149 views

Custom Site Action Item not registring

I need to add a new action button in the Site Actions menu for my site. If I do this without a custom WebControl, it works, using an Element.xml file. However, I cannot get this to work with a ...
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153 views

Custom user profile property

I have enabled search and in People search when I try to search people belonging to a particular department or unit, I couldn't get the search results because department is a custom property. I have ...
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304 views

Sharepoint 2010 Service Pack 2 + Language Packs

Our test server currently contains SP1 + 5 SP1 language packs. Do we need to install SP2 (ENG/US) followed by 5 new language packs, such as the German one for instance. 400 MB in size though? How ...
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193 views

Auto-suggest text box from a gridview column

I need an auto-suggest text-box in SharePoint 2010 visual web part which should suggest the values from a column in a grid view. Please let me know if you have any inputs regrading the same.
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547 views

Workflow Manager - Authentication Issue

I've been trying to install Workflow Manager to work on my SP2013 farm but getting some odd errors that I'm unable to diagnose. When browsing to the https://workflow.domain:12290 via an elevated IE ...
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114 views

How can I build a lab environment in the cloud for beginner training?

I have a background in web design and am very interested in sharepoint administration. I bought Todd Klint's, Professional Sharepoint 2013 Administration book, have been becoming familiar with Active ...
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320 views

Sharepoint javascript:OpenPopUpPage Is not being displayed well on Safari and Chrome

I have added and code snippet to my team site home page to display a pop up when clicking on a link:- <li class="ms-comm-adminLinksListItem" unselectable="on"><a ...
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72 views

Web Part not saving content

I developed a Web Part that shows a Modal dialog. An iframe is returned from that dialog and with javascript, pasted into a div on the web part. This is rendered and everything works fine but it does ...
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77 views

Deploying Project Server 2013

Assume that I have a current SharePoint 2013 environment, with the latest cumulative updates applied (using the Foundation + SP2013 package). Now I want to deploy Project Serve 2013 to it. What ...
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380 views

Dynamic link to last document in a library

Only started using Sharepoint2013 recently. Office poweruser with some VBA-knowledge. We would like to launch an office document from a promoted link. More specificaly it should be the last uploaded ...
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Dynamic SQL query for SharePoint lists for look ups values

I'm trying to link an external sql large table (10000 Rows) into SharePoint 2010 to be used as a look up ( eg to select an existing customer) in the metadata of documents. I have a BDC External ...
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309 views

last visited pages of a site

I have a requirement in which I have to show two previously visited pages in breadcrumb. Is there any property from which I can fetch this information?
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99 views

SPFile.MoveTo in App?

What would be the easiest way in a SharePoint hosted app to move a list item to a different folder inside the same list? Something similar to server-side SPFile.MoveTo (which preserves ID -> workflows ...
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41 views

sharepoint-show some data of list in page For example number of item added to list

I want to show summary of data of list in page. For example number of item added to list or number of item that created with each users. Is it possible? thanks
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Migrating Sharepoint server 3.0 Document Library to SPF 2010

How can i migrate SP Service 3.0 (document library or sites) to SPF 2010? Is there any way for copying all the sites with content and metadata to SPF 2010? We have got quite a few sites in SP Service ...
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Why I dont see the “Page-Layout columns” category at my columns list in the site settings?

I have 2 environments. I see at one environment the category "Page-Layout columns". Inside this column I see the column "ArticleByLine". I am figuring out if this is a column out of the box or a ...
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Create a Link to a Custom ASP.NET Site in SharePoint 2010

I created a custom ASP.NET site and published it to our SharePoint server. All I want is to have a link available in our SharePoint 2010 intranet site to this ASP.NET site. What is the best way to ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Sorting Search Results not working (KeywordQuery-SortList)

am using KeywordQuery to search and.. the SortList does not affect result, it is always return first 5 results. Any suggestion? The code is bellow... using (KeywordQuery query = new ...
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326 views

AutoCorrect Spelling - SharePoint 2010

So I have noticed many items in SharePoint are getting misspelled by people. Is there an AutoCorrect feature in SharePoint that can be used? I would like something similar to how Word works.
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171 views

Custom newfrom (upload a picture and fill in the picture url)

I have to customize an announcement list new and edit form. In the form is there is a Picture Colum. But I don’t want the user to go first to a picture library, upload the picture, copy the picture ...
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220 views

How can I set the permissions to gear icon

I have 4 different type user groups I want to display gear icon for Site administrators and Site owners only.Where can I set the permissions to gear icon
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442 views

how to get number of checked checkboxes in a form?

I have a form with several groups of checkboxes. Is there a way to write a formula to find out how many of them are selected? To answer ali SharePoint question: I have a custom list, the form is the ...
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Discussion forum is not working well after restoring the site collection

I have created a new site collection of type community site on my development machine, then I have backup the site collection and I restore it inside staging server. I am lo-gin as the site ...
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169 views

Sharepoint 2010 Designer Workflow Help

I cannot seem to figure out how to get a workflow to work the way I think it should work, and need some help or some suggestions as to how I can go about creating a workflow. Effectively for a certain ...
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85 views

when Sharepoint list has white spaces

In my custom web part, I am refering to the list name to build a string url. The list name has white spaces. How do I handle it? string url = relaticveaddressofweb = "List/list%20Name"? Is the above ...
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454 views

Item task relation in list view

I have a worklfow that creates task in a custom task list. However, I also want to display the item that applies to the workflow task in the task list itself. How can I add this control to to the task ...
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Updating related rows in list when one changes, or filter in view based on another row

I have a document library containing 100's of business cases as well as their related documents. The Content Type is set to "Business Case" for the primary document and to "Supporting Document" for ...
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115 views

Best practice in SP2013 for simple ASP.NET functionality?

Disclaimer: I am not a Sharepoint developer, but I know my way around ASP.NET fairly well. I have inherited a simple ASP.NET web forms page (one .ASPX and a code-behind) in our current Sharepoint ...
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292 views

How to display pagination in my XSLT when displaying picture gallery

I have a page named PictureGallery.aspx in which I am displaying a picture gallery as shown in screenshot below. I have applied XSLT on this gallery and displaying it according to how I want it ...
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122 views

Connecting web part to picture library

I want to connect picture library with a webpart. I have 3 light as pictures (green, yellow and red) for commands. I want to have the most simple way to make a command ( for example: process is ...
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Task Status out of sync with actual Status sharepoint 2010

I have a Workflow that Collects Data from a user. The problem is, the workflow isn't continuing/updating the status/outcome of the actual workflow once the task is completed. The workflow looks like ...

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