Questions tagged [2007]

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How to display information about active and inactive SP2007 workflows?

I'm new to the Workflow Object Model in MOSS 2007, and trying to find an example of C# code that does the same as this SP2010 PowerShell? //get all the lists $lists = $web.Lists foreach ($list in $...
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Excluding items from a crawl based on properties

We have a 2013 farm that is crawling a 2007 content source with a lot of outdated content in it. We'd really like to exclude items from the crawl based on their last modified date, but we're having ...
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Accessing and updating sharepoint list using SOAP/REST

I have been searching and researching a problem I have been tasked with for a few days and figured now is the time to ask for help. I am a C# Application developer and have the following task. In my ...
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Remove user from search list

I want to remove a user from user search list. How can this be done in SharePoint 2007? I have already tried to user below settings, But I could able to add under contributor group afte few days!!1 GO ...
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Crawling only a certain file extension

I am crawling a SharePoint 2007 site from SharePoint 2013 farm including a lot of folders and different file types. Only the PDF files are relevant to search. The crawl is very slow and I am ...
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Timer job is not running on all servers in 2007 MOSS Farm

We have shifted our MOSS 2007 Solution from one Server machine to another server machine. On old server after deploying corresponding .wsp file, our custom timer job runs on all 3 servers sess1, sess2 ...
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An unknown user profile error has occurred

Full error An unknown user profile error has occurred. Try recreating this user profile or updating the user profile from the directory service to resolve this problem This error has appeared on ...
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SharePoint 2007 content db restore issue

I'm trying to migrate content from one MOSS farm to another. Specifically a web application. The web application data is fully contained within a single content database. My process for doing this is ...
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“Field type ContentTypeIdFieldType is not installed properly” while opeing v4.master page in designer?

I have upgraded SharePoint 2007 Enterprise to SharePoint 2010 Foundation. After update, I went designer and trying to open V4.master page. it is throwing below error. I tried all other pages too and ...
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Move ProjectServer 2007 Workspace to SharePoint Foundation 2010

I have a MOSS 2007 Farm running ProjectServer 2007. In parallel I have a SharePoint 2010 Foundation Farm. Now I am planning to shutdown the old MOSS 2007. Is there a way to export/move the ...
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Sharepoint designer won't connect to localhost

I use IIS 6 with windows7 I installed Sharepoint Designer 2007. http://localhost is functioning allright. Now my problem: When in SharePoint Designer I try to open http://localhost I get the error ...
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How can I retrieve permission levels for site and list using powershell?

Sharepoint 2007 Powershell. I have a powershell script that checks the permissions of a 2007 site collection and outputs it to an xml file. The script is taken and modified from here: http://...
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Link an image to a list item in sharepoint2007

good day, I have a custom list that manages disputes in my company. What i am trying to do is have a "preset" field that contains a link to an image (or file). This image/file can be clicked and the ...
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Workflow approval inside a group

Working on a sharepoint workflow to a group (of 5 people), where any three of the five needs to approve or only 1 needs to reject in order for the workflow to be approved/rejected. How do I set up ...
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Conditional Automated Email Alerts in SP2007 based on list entries

I need a SP 2007 list to auto generate and send an email to an email address that is an attribute in the list 60 days prior to an expiration date that is also an attribute in the list, without 3rd ...
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My Webpart does not see Field in a list

I am writing a webpart for SharePoint 2007 and have 1 problem with accessing list by a webpart. I have a list with lets say 10 fields and I am using this fields by a webpart without problem. But ...
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Column Visible in Standard View but not in Datasheet View or Edit Document Properties

I customized the standard Shared Documents library in the following ways: Renamed the "Title" column to "Description" Added new columns to the default view ("All Documents") The Description column ...
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; or , in calculated columns

The separator is related to the language settings. Rule of thumb: of the decimal separator is a . (dot) then the parameter separator is a , (comma) So most non-english languages have the , (comma) ...
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How to sort a Document Library exported to Access 2013 by filename

I have a SharePoint 2013 list that I have linked to MS Access. When I try to sort the table by the file name, the option to sort A ---> Z is grayed out. What is the limitation that I am running into? ...
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Can't deploy a custom web part

I'm having problems deploying a web part in Sharepoint 2007. I have the following setup: One WFE, one server where I run and develop SSIS and web part solutions that also has sharepoint installed (I ...
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Blog post index page - show excerpts only

what would be the best way to only show excerpts (say first 200 words) of the posts on the blog's index page in SP2007? Even better, could we add a field to the blog post to add a custom teaser? ...
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Web Part Editor Part is not visible

I have a problem with Custom Webpart configuration on Sharepoint 2007. I have 2 environments - dev environment and production. My Custom WebPart has Editor Part as a part of configuration and I can ...
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Changing The TopNavFlyouts from Left-to-right to Right-to-Left(SharePoint 2007)

I'm trying to customize my design by applying a new css. Now the Top Menu Bar has flyouts. But the flyout\drop-down menu starts from the left point of the menu item and I want it to start from the ...
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Custom search terms SP2007

I have a set of documents/pages etc which has a category. I would like to make a custom search that will have terms like: (TextBox)Title (CheckBox)Category1 (CheckBox)Category2 (CheckBox)Category3 ...
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SharePoint 2007 solution in Visual Studio 2010

I have a question regarding building a solution in visual studio 2010 for SharePoint 2007. So basically I have a SharePoint 2007 and to maintain it from central location, I would like to move the ...
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Programmatically read SP 2007 contents and write in SP 2013

Can I read the SP 2007 custom lists, document libraries and write in SP 2013. Please help with some samples or links.
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New / Edit Forms. Date Selection. Is it possible to limit the range of available dates

SharePoint 2007, with a pending upgrade to SharePoint 2013 Can anyone advise if its possible to limit the range of available dates within a SharePoint list? my scenario is that I'm looking to build ...
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Custom Master page set as a default on feature activation in Moss

I've a site in moss. I have created feature in my solution and on feature activation it will set the custom master page CustomMaster.master as a default master page and on feature deactivation it will ...
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File status is always changed, why?

I'm running Sharepoint Designer 2007 since it was free from Microsoft and it seems that no matter what I do the files in my site are showing up as changed and I need to publish them when in fact they ...
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Approvers user tasks

I have site in Sharepoint 2007 server. I am using the workflow to assign task to task list. when task is assign to particular user at that time User is assigned in Approvers group. The problem is ...
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SharePoint Asset Register Template / Product

Currently using SharePoint 2007 Standard with a pending upgrade into SharePoint Online. Can anyone advise of any off the shelf products that'll deal with Asset Registration? I'm more than aware that ...
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How to move SharePoint 2007 data to Fileshare on a timely manner

I have MOSS farm,DR team does yearly DR excerises and they have a question at the time of Disaster,since all the data is stored in SharePoint,Assuming that DR team's SharePoint site wil be down during ...
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styling the quicklaunch selected items in sharepoint 2007

Can anybody tell me how to style the selected state of a menu choice (wheather its a menu header or a menu item ) from the quicklaunch menu in a sharepoint 2007 site? Regards Dean
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How to organize wiki pages in Sharepoint 2007

What is the best way to organize wiki pages on sharepoint 2007 ? I want to organize & categorize wiki articles in an orderly fashion, using article categories, for instance : Animals |____ ...
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Receiving Critical error from infopath forms services

Recently published SharePoint 2007 via ISA server. Everything seems to working okay other than while approving workflows. receiving Critical error from InfoPath forms services " An error ...
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Creating website errror “The security validation for this page is invalid”

I have issu with the creating a website, the error says: "The security validation for this page is invalid" SPSecurity.RunWithElevatedPrivileges(delegate() { using (SPSite site = new SPSite(...
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SharePoint Designer 2007 / SharePoint Designer 2013

Can anyone advise if it's possible to run SharePoint Designer 2007 for an on-premise installation and SharePoint Designer 2013 for SP online on the same machine? Thanks
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SP2007 SPSiteDataQuery - Exclude user permissions from a specific group

We have a site (SP2007) with approx 1000 second-level sub-sites. We would like all users to have read access to all of the lists in the sub-sites (inherited). In addition, if the user is a member of ...
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Cannot Complete this action when creating new list item in moss 2007

I am getting this error when trying to create a list item in any of the list using default new form. I am not using any custom code Unexpected query execution failure, error code 1205. Additional ...
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Timer job status

I am trying to figure out why SharePoint does not send notifications every once in a while. I seem to find myself restarting the "Windows SharePoint Services Timer" on the server and then all of a ...
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Modified column's value

I experienced that when I make some changes in a document without checking out the document, the value in Modified column won't change/update, this value changes/gets updated only when i check the ...
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Custom Field RenderPattern Customization - SharePoint 2007

I'm creating a custom field in SP 2007. I need to Get the Custom field value and field properties on Item click, in the list item display view. Also i Need to pass these values to a JavaScript. So, ...
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Site collection not created programmatically only in LIVE Server

I am using SharePoint 2007 and was not able to create site collection and add sites pro grammatically using c# code. Some times it creates the site collection and some times it doesn't. works fine ...
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SharePoint 2007 Automatic Workflows

Is there a way to create a workflow that will check an entire list. I want to create a workflow that will check all of the entries in a list for a particular item. I do not want to have to fire the ...
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SP 2007/2010 Web Services: How to update a choice field that uses a non-XML character?

So, I have a Choice field in a list with a couple choices similar to the following: M & P: Deliverable M & P: Action Item And what I am attempting to do is update these fields using the 2007/...
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Why do Rich text boxes appear as plain text boxes on some PCs?

We run SharePoint 2007. Some PCs, when displaying pages to be edited within SharePoint display the Rich text boxes as simple text boxes. The text is shown in a plain font with HTML commands embedded ...
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Need to use existing list to create doc library based on template

I have an existing list with many items. I have created a doc library with the same columns as the list and associated a template with the library. I created a workflow to pull items from the list and ...
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Sharepoint 2007 list alerts

I have a SharePoint list for which I have created a specific view with a filtered column. I have set an alert to alert me if "Existing items are modified" and "Someone changes an item that appears in ...
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Order names in people picker

Is there a way to order the names in a people picker? In my Document Library a person's name is attached to the docuemt when it's uploaded and as you can see below the names are ordered by first name ...
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Sharepoint WSS 3.0 2007: Automatic workflow not starting most of the time

Running exactly version 12.0.0.6535. I have created a couple workflows to help the automate vacation approval process. When a new item is added to a list, the workflow should start and send an email ...