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Actually Visual Studio 2010 Professional, Premium and Ultimate all allow for SharePoint development as the "Office and SharePoint development tools" are available for all (see here http://download.microsoft.com/download/4/6/E/46E8BB6C-108F-467C-9292-50EE94F117B5/download/Visual-Studio-2010-Feature-Comparison-Matrix.pdf) Same stands still with Visual Studio ...


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That is about the same as asking "how long is a piece of string?". SharePoint is not a product that "does" anything in particular. There are a few things that come with SharePoint out of the box, without any consideration of what your company actually needs, but in most instances that will not be how YOU and your company may want to use SharePoint. ...


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I'm sorry but "short and sweet" doesn't exist when it comes to SharePoint. Here facts rule over opinion and ideas. The reason is that SharePoint effect many businesses, and in doing so its about money. Having a "short and sweet" governance plan will put you out of work in no time. To avoid this, start with this white paper: This white paper focuses on ...


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Check with your IT department. You probably already got an SMTP server that you can use. Then it is just a question of configuring SharePoint for outgoing mail from Central Administration > System Settings > Configure outgoing mail settings The whole setup (including if you do not have an SMTP server) are described pretty well on Technet here. If you ...


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A feature is a development package that can be removed and deployed at will from the SharePoint side. Let's say we have a feature in Visual Studios that is a web part. If we deploy this web part as a feature (like most do) in Visual Studios, that web part will be immediately available because it will deploy the feature to sharepoint, and turn on that ...


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Minimum Limit is 2000 and Maximum limit is 2147483647 list view threshold by default is 5000 and 20000 for auditors and administrators. Effect on performance :The limitation actually comes from sql server. if SQL Server executes a query on a single table that would exceed 5,000 results, SQL Server will lock the entire table while the query executes. Since ...


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The way to go is Web templates. Site definitions are not allowed in sharepoint online as it is deployed as a farm solution. You can create a web template and deploy it as sandbox solution. A must read blog on this topic are: Sharepoint web templates Remote Provisioning in SP 2013 Remote provisioning is the best approach. An excerpt from the blog: ...


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Features make it easier to deploy managed solutions or site customizations to SharePoint. A feature can be just about anything, but more often than not it seems they are ASP.Net wrapped in a solution and deployed to SharePoint. (IMHO) Check these out, see if they help: MSDN overvew http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/office/ms460318(v=office.14).aspx ...


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I think what the OP is after is a way to store information that can be made accessible globally. If it is indeed the case, then what can serve this need are property bags. Property bags are a place to store metadata or properties of your SharePoint sites. The Property Bags are implemented as a hash table consisting of property names and values; they can be ...


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use this powershell script to download Data from SharePoint Document Library.it takes around 2 minutes to download 1Gb data. if((Get-PSSnapin "Microsoft.SharePoint.PowerShell") -eq $null) { Add-PSSnapin Microsoft.SharePoint.PowerShell } #Script settings $webUrl = "http://xyz:1000/" $docLibraryName = "Documents" $docLibraryUrlName = "mydocs" ...


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Preparing your JS files for SP2013: Modify JQuery and all additional libraries to be in the SharePoint namespace To add a file into a namepsace surround it with this code: // Example for JQuery, replace jquery with your library name function $_global_jquery() { // Library code goes here } $_global_jquery(); This will ensure correct On Demand ...


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You can not just turn data.d.results on a string. You must make a grab for For all results that return in data.d.results. So you will have: for(var i = 0; i<data.d.results.length; i++){ $('#event_listing').append(data.d.results[i].ID); $('#event_listing').append(data.d.results[i].Title); } So you return the ID and title of all objects, since ...


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Do I need to do any configuration at Central Administrator? If you want it just for your personal machine then you shouldn't touch CA. You need to perform some additional steps, e.g. creating a group policy and modifying IE Enhanced Security Configuration. Follow this article out, How do I make our SharePoint site stop asking me to login? – Part I ...


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I would strongly recommand you get support from an architect as the questions to be answered here go beyond those expressed here: e.g. what is the total volume of data, what is the quality of the WAN connection between locations, how would you plan to secure connections, what services you want to share/consume across locations, how is your AD structured, ...


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As long as you reseal it again, as you do, I do not see a problem. Here's a snippet regarding the purpose of sealing: Sometimes, you want to make absolutely sure that someone can’t go in and change your content type via the Windows SharePoint Services user interface. If an administrator were to delete or rename columns in your content type this ...


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Yes, Service Pack 2 contains all Cummulative Updates and Hot fixes before it.. including SP1 Install SharePoint 2010 Service Pack 2 the right way SharePoint Server 2010 Service Pack 2 has been released (Updated July 31st, 2013)


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To check-out: //get the connection ClientContext ctx = new ClientContext("http://sitename"); //get the home page File home = ctx.Web.GetFileByServerRelativeUrl("/SitePages/home.aspx"); //checkout in case it's needed; doesn't hurt if it doesn't home.CheckOut(); To check-in: //checkin in case it's needed; doesn't hurt if it doesn't ...


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You can use this: $siteUrl = 'http://....' $listName = 'Project Initiation' $field1_Name = 'Authorization' $field2_Name = 'Overall Status' $web = Get-SPWeb -Identity $siteUrl $list = $web.Lists[$listName] $items = $list.Items ForEach ($item in $items) { if ($item[$field1_Name].ToString() -eq 'Pending') { $item[$field2_Name] = "In ...


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In order to add a lookup field to a list, you need to create field xml and add it to the fields collection of the list using fields.addFieldAsXml. The code below shows it in Managed CSOM public static void AddLookupField() { string lookupSchema = @"<Field Type='Lookup' DisplayName='mylookup2' ...


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How to provision Fields using JavaScript (CSOM) in SharePoint 2010/2013 1 Provision List column function ProvisionFieldInList(fieldSchema, listTitle) { var context = SP.ClientContext.get_current(); var list = context.get_web().get_lists().getByTitle(listTitle); var fields = list.get_fields(); var ...


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Trial and error my friend. However, knowing HTML and CSS combined with Sharepoint Designer...when working with SPF 2013 is in my opinion all you need. I'm pretty much on the same boat as you. Here are some links I found and will share relative to branding: Fixed Ribbon and Scroll Bar This helped me This is good to understand what css class does what ...


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WebPart (Farm Solution) GAC - DLLS placed in GAC, file level folders placed in the hive WebApplication- DLLS placed in BIN folder of the web app, file level folders placed in the hive WebPart (Sandbox) GAC - DLLS placed in UCCache, content stored in the web app database WebApplication -N/A No, you only have to add third party libraries to the ...


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When we are creating new webparts when is it that we have to add safe controls to package or web.config. I am confused on this topic.. Pls guide. When you develop a new web part using Visual Studio 2010 or it later versions (Farm solution), it will create a WSP which is deployable to specific web application and a safe control entry is automatically ...


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You might also want to try this little jQuery plugin It allows you to enable Ribbon WYSIWYG editor while you are in edit mode. It works simply like this: $("#myDiv").SPEditable(); And the result might look like this: And this is a real life example where this can be really useful: Update: Now this plugin supports SP 2013:


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I created a custom master page for SharePoint 2013 and had the same issue. I was also missing the Site Settings, Share, Follow and Focus On Content icons. Like you, the resolution was in the CSS. I have a pretty extensive CSS Reset file and when I removed the CSS Link everything returned to normal. In digging a little deeper here is the exact CSS style I ...


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You could use relative paths, like in most web development, like /_layouts/images/hello.jpg Or use SPUrl tokens inline in the src or href attribute. See more here: http://hristopavlov.wordpress.com/2008/12/08/urlaction-tokens-of-the-customaction-feature/ This link is 2007, but most tokens should still be valid!


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You can insert the following JavaScript into the page can be in a Content Editor Web Part or what you want: <script src="http://code.jquery.com/jquery-1.9.1.min.js"></script> <script> jQuery.noConflict(); jQuery(document).ready(function($){ var daynum = new Date().getDay(); var dayArray = ["Sunday", "Monday", "Tuesday", ...


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IE will automatically log you in as the current Windows user if the site is in the Intranet zone in IE either by explicit reference in the Internet options|Security|Local Intranet|Sites|Advanced list of URL or by "Automatically Detect Intranet Network". You can change this by either removing the site from the intranet zone or by disabling automatic login in ...


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Taxonomy is structured and controlled. Folksonomy (Enterprise Keywords) is unstructured and open. A file may be classified with the business taxonomy. The individual user may still want to apply keyword tags that have a special meaning to that individual user and help them find the content they need. There are also techniques and tools to review the ...


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Simply to add to other participants already very wisely expressed, do not try to swallow an elephant, rather start simple. I strongly recommand read these series to get you started http://kjellsj.blogspot.ch/2010/05/minimal-governance-plan-sharepoint.html



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