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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 ...
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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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MissingSiteDefinition >> How do I go by fixing this issue?

[MissingSiteDefinition] 1 Sites in database [Colgate_WSS05] has reference(s) to a missing site definition, Id = [16781], Lcid = [1033]. The site definitions with Id 16781 is referenced in the ...
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HTTP 500 Internal Error after installing SharePoint 2010

I'm encountering HTTP 500 Internal Error after installing SharePoint 2010. I ran SharePoint 2010 Central Administration at the first time and got it. I ran IISRESET but there was any changes. Also, I ...
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Unable to install hotfix to solve Search web part error?

This is the exception I get when I do a basic search: CoreResultsWebPart::OnInit: Exception initializing: System.NullReferenceException: Object reference not set to an instance of an object. ...
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NullReferenceException on custom Web Part Page

I'm attempting to create a web part page from scratch, but I keep running into the following error, which occurs post-Init: Object reference not set to an instance of an object. Description: An ...
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Backup-SPSite gives an error: “Operation is not valid due to the current state of the object”

I got a backup of a Sharepoint 2010 site that I created from our client's production server so that I can make some new changes to it on my staging server. I can restore the site collection from the ...
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Item's title - invalid characters

is there a SP function that returns a valid title string for item? For example, I get an error for 0x07 (bullet) character, and from time to time I discover some new character that is not valid. I'm ...
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Problem re-installing SharePoint Server 2010

I have SharePoint Server 2010 trial version installed on a server. Recently, I installed updates for SharePoint and these updates caused problems in my web application and site collections. I couldn'...
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Calendar Overlay - Cannot complete this action. Please try again

I have a rather strange issue this morning. Running SP2010. One I attempt to add a Calendar overlay to an existing Calendar, I get an error: Cannot complete this action. Please try again. The ...
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How to fix error “The page you selected contains a list that does not exist.”

I've checked out the home page of a sub-site to my site collection and now it's broken with this error, and I don't know how to roll it back to the earlier version: Error List does not exist. The ...
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System account stops workflow process

I'm encountering with workflow in SharePoint 2010. I realize that System account stopped workflow process whenever. The workflow history has the following: Event Type: Error User ID: System Account ...
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Item Adding throws server error in '/' application

Here is my code. It works but also throws following error. public override void ItemAdding(SPItemEventProperties properties) { base.ItemAdding(properties); if (ValidFile(properties) == false) ...
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Error while adding Sandbox WebPart

I created a simple "Hello World" sandbox webpart in VS.NET 2010. After uploading the .wsp file to SharePoint site, I activated the webpart. But while trying to add it to a page, I was getting this ...
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frequent error 6398 6482 generated in Event log for WSS 3

We currently have a stand alone instance of WSS 3 on Windows 2003. We are seeing a repeated error in the Event Log. The Event ID is 6398 and 6482 and is saturating the app log. It appears Hotfix ...
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failed to start the database services MSSQL$Sharepoint

I am trying to install Share Point 2010 Foundation on a Win7 SP1 64-bit desktop. It installed with an error, something about Office components. When I start the SharePoint Central Admin Web App, I ...
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Search error: Illegal operation attempted on a registry key that has been marked for deletion

I'm intermittently getting this error when performing a search in my SharePoint 2010 environment: SearchServiceApplication::Execute--Exception: System.Runtime.InteropServices.COMException (...
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MOSS 2007 to Sharepoint 2010 migration

Steps followed for Migration: Backup up of production database Create New Web Application on SP 2010 farm. Restore Production Database on SP 2010 Farm. Create Solution in SP 2010 with Name Space ...
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Weird error when creating a site collection from a Claims authentication WCF service

I'm having trouble adding a new site collection, from a service hosted in a claims enabled SharePoint web application. The authentication works just fine (I can confirm the identity of the user while ...
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There is a duplicate 'system.web.extensions/scripting/scriptResourceHandler' section defined

I am trying to set up a new dev machine. When I run the wizard to configure SharePoint Foundation 2010 I get the error shown in the title. From searching the net I see that one proposed solution is ...
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Server Busy message when trying to open files in designer

When I try to open any file in the Sharepoint Designer I am getting the message: Server Busy The action cannot be completed because the other program is busy. Choose 'Switch To' to ...
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Not able to log in to my SharePoint 2010 Site

I am not able to log in to my SharePoint 2010 Site... It is showing following error: An exception occurred when trying to issue security token: The server was unable to process the request due to an ...
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Sandboxed web part failing with “No available sandboxed code execution server could be found”

I'm deploying a web part as a component of a sandboxed solution from Visual Studio 2010 to Windows 7 SharePoint Foundation Server 2010 on my development box, and I receive the following error when ...
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InfoPath form times out and fails with error

I have a pretty large browser-enabled InfoPath form in a form library. Recently, more people are using it, and we're seeing that it times out after a certain amount of time or postbacks. Needless to ...
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Crawling deep file paths - long URL - Sharepoint 2010

SharePoint 2010 search crawl error: The SharePoint item being crawled returned an error when requesting data from the web service.( Error from SharePoint site: Specified argument was out of the range ...
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Where is “Post-completion Workflow Activities” in sharepoint 2010?

I am having the same problem(or seems to be the same error) as in this article but I not sure where to check for this. I am using sharepoint 2010 and made a custom workflow through Visual Studios ...
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What could be causing an unexpected error when trying to edit a root folder name? [closed]

I am using sharepoint 2010 publishing site. When I go to the gui part of sharepoint 2010(allitem.aspx) and go to one of my libraries, check a folder, go to the ribbon and hit edit properties and try ...
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themeweb.aspx error

I installed a few new themes a few weeks ago and everything went off without a hitch. Yesterday, I go to my site and attempt to change the theme and get this error: Failed to enable constraints. ...
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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 at ...
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Why am I receiving an error when trying to view a report in the report viewer webpart?

I am having trouble viewing reports in our company's SharePoint site using the report viewer webpart. Here are the version details: SSRS 2008, MOSS 2007, IE9, Win 7 32-bit. I can view the Sharepoint ...
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Error message when creating a site template

I have a page and I am trying to create a template because it will be use multiple times (Parent) and will have sub-sites (Children). I went to Site Actions --> Site Settings --> Site Actions --> Save ...
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Cannot open document for editing in Sharepoint (MOSS 2007)

I am experiencing a frustrating issue when I try to check out a document for editing in one of our Sharepoint sites (running MOSS 2007, Office 2010, IE9, Win 7 32 bit SP1), when I try to open the ...
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SharePoint 2010 Site Templates: Operation is not valid due to the current state of the object

When utilizing sites created from custom templates (e.g. OOTB team site with additional library added) and the content included in the template, the following error begins to appear when sites are ...
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Export-SPWeb / Import-SPWeb could not find file ExportSettings.xml

I have encountered an error in the web export/import routine. The thing is that the feasibility of import seems to depend on the statу of the web. I have several subsequent export packages of the ...
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Error loading and running event receiver - Event 6875

In my logs when some users try to add a document I get the following error: Error loading and running event receiver Microsoft.Office.DocumentManagement.DocumentSets.DocumentSetItemsEventReceiver in ...
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“The trial period for this product has expired” after a repair

I had to perform a repair on my SharePoint. Since doing this I now get the error "The trial period for this product has expired." when I try try to add a document. What do I do? I have a valid key.
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Error SharePoint Server “Device is not ready” - Event 6482

I am getting the following error in my error logs: Application Server Administration job failed for service instance Microsoft.Office.Server.Search.Administration.SearchServiceInstance (e2b8e1df-b956-...
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'List does not exist' when editing a publishing page?

I get an error message... "List does not exist" when I attempt to edit a new page within a publishing site. The log file doesn't provide me with any additional details... System.Runtime....
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error on browsing to homepage of public sharepoint 2010 site

I have created a public SharePoint 2010 site called http://xyz.com and when I browse to it I see the following; HTTP/1.1 200 OK Server: Microsoft-IIS/7.5 Date: Wed, 18 May 2011 16:42:23 GMT ...
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UrlAction in elements.xml throwing a could not be found error

In my Elements.xml file I have the following: <UrlAction Url="~site/_layouts/test/page.aspx?ListId={ListId}&amp;ItemId={ItemId}&amp;ItemUrl={ItemUrl}"/> When the ECB item is selected I ...
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Solutions for Error: “The Datasheet view is attempting to retrieve data from a different domain”?

A couple users of our SP2007 site have received this error while accessing datasheet views. They are able to view/edit lists in 'standard view' without any issues and their PCs are configured with XP ...
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“Failed to create sample data” while running configuration wizard

Fresh install of SharePoint 2010 Enterprise on a fresh Server 2008 R2 VM - default single-server isntallation. Installation succeeded so I ran the SharePoint Products Configuration Wizard. I had to ...
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SPSearchJobDefinition error after migrating to new domain

I've moved our sharepoint server (MOSS 2007) from one domain to another following this procedure. Everything seems to work OK but I've getting the error below in the event logs every five minutes. It ...
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SharePoint Server Search - Internal Server Error when searching

I presently have two Search Service Applications configured, correctly, on the farm. One is for routine searching of SharePoint whereas the other is for our enterprise searching via FAST. In either ...
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404 on website and “Access denied” error code in log file

I am having problems with my portal (which a newbie has created) in the company I recently joined to get my hands dirty with MOSS 2007; I have no prior experience in SharePoint as I am more of a .NET ...
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What would cause a sharepoint publishing page to display a “Lorem ipsum”?

I've created a publishing page, placed a custom web part on in and published it. When I try to navigate to it I see this text instead of the content: Page Content field value. Lorem ipsum dolor sit ...
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Activating Publishing Feature breaks because of custom Master?

This issue is related to this post. I get an error message when the publishing feature is activated on sites of certain types. This means that I also get an error message when I create certain sites ...
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Could 11.5 Million 401's be causing bottlenecks?

I'm going to preface this with a warning: My knowledge about servers and networking is VERY limited, and if you provide me with technical answers, I probably won't understand much until I research ...
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How do I troubleshoot an error trying to add a Farm Administrator

Can someone please explain to me HOW to figure out what is causing the unbelievably vague error of "Server Error in '/' Application....turn off custom errors...blah, blah, blah" Of course, I have ...
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Error: SearchUpgradeGetKeywordPropertyBag keywordsPropertyBag is null

I was browsing the SharePoint ULS log, I noticed the following error: This error is logged every minute. Message #1: Process: OWSTIMER.EXE (0x083C) Product: Search Server Common Category: MS Search ...