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How to migrate a 2007 sharepoint list to 2010?

We have a list in sharepoint 2007 that we need to move to another site which is based on sharepoint 2010. what's the best and fastest method? thanks in advance
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How do I populate a SharePoint list from a SQL table?

I would like to know the best way to get data from a SQL view into a temporary SharePoint list from within SharePoint.
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Remove list instances upon feature deactivation

I have a feature put together in Visual Studio 2010 that creates 3 external list instances. These get created just fine when the feature is activated, but upon deactivation they remain on the ...
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Make a list (calendar based) for booking unique ressources?

I would like to make a list where you can book one or more resources and it should not be possible to book the same resource twice in the same timespan. How can this be done? Any suggestions apart ...
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How do I get a top-level site list to cascade down to be accessible in a subsite?

I made a list on the top level site called Years. It is just a list of years for tagging documents with. I want this list to trickle down and be accessible within the sub sites. What do I need to do?
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How to create a SharePoint List with AJAX functionality?

In sharepoint, the entire page reloads to edit the smallest info. Can something be done with a Sharepoint List using AJAX (Something similar to Google Tasks)? i use wss 3.0 thanks! -saumil
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Sharepoint 2010: best practice to migrate legacy data to sharepoint list

I have to migrate some legacy data from stand-alone sql server database to sharepoint list. I'm going to use programmatic approach and write a code that communicates with sharepoint list asmx web ...
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Suggest best way to do this approval workflow for share point form library

I have created the Info path form. Once the new form created i need to send the email to users which the user selected in the people picker field. Is that possible to do this using Designer,or VS ...
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Getting error - The selected cells are read-only

hi I am trying to copy data from one list to another list using Datasheet view and I am getting above error. How to solve it? I use WSS 3.0 -saumil
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Sharepoint 2010: company with several departments site structure question

I have to create a team site with Sharepoint 2010 for a company that has several departments. Requirements (simplified) are: Top Menu: company / department-A / department-B Main-page (default, home ...
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Soft Limits for Sharepoint2010 document libraries, page libraries and lists

Our client plans to migrate from the existing Content Management System(non-Sharepoint) to Sharepoint2010. We need to specify soft limits for document library, page library and list to the client from ...
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Custom column that renders a link and opens modal dialog

I want to create a custom column in sharepoint 2010. When it is added to a list view I need it to render a link that when clicked opens a sharepoint modal dialog using the client ui. I need to pass ...
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How to migrate a Sharepoint Task List where all details are preserved?

How to migrate a Sharepoint list to another list while preserving all the details? I use WSS 3.0.
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ListInstance not firing all item event receivers [closed]

I have a feature that defines a number of list instances to provision whenever a new site is created using a particular site definition. The list template for one of these instances has an item event ...
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How to change sort order of axis on Chart Web Part?

I have a Chart Web Part that is connected to a SharePoint list. I modified the All Items default view of the list so that it would be sorted correctly but the Chart Web Part does not pickup on the ...
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can i control who can view a column in a list, but still be able to edit the item?

I'd like people to be able to add items to a list, but for there to be 1 column in that list only visible/editable by the admin. Is this possible?
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View workflow feedback and approval comments for an item

Using MOSS 2007, I have some standard out-of-the-box 'approval' and 'collect feedback' workflows running against documents in a document library. For example, when a document needs to be verified, the ...
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How to find newly added item in the sharepoint portal?

How to find the recently added item in the share point page If the any user added the items in the custom list, library, list,Announcement, Picture library,etc......... i need to show all item that ...
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I get the “FilenotfoundExceptionunhandled” ? in Console application while displaying the SharePoint site list name

Error Details: The Web application at http://dev001aaamaaind:333/ could not be found. Verify that you have typed the URL correctly. If the URL should be serving existing content, the system ...
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Workflow not triggering on new item in e-mail enabled list

A simple workflow with only one step, update column, is set to "start on new item" on a E-Mail enabled list. When we send an email to the list, the email gets processed and a new item is created but ...
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Preventing Duplicate Items in list (sharepoint 2007)

Is it possible to restrict, creation of duplicate list item in the Sharepoint 2007, using Javascript in content editor webpart to validate when an list item is added?
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SPListItem IsNew Functionality?

In OOB SharePoint, many of the lists render a "New" graphic when an item is "New". I found this posting which indicates how to determine this from an XSL file: http://e-junkie-chronicles.blogspot....
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Event SPListItem Recurrence Text?

Is there a way to get the text displayed for the "Recurrence" field on the View Item screen for an OOB "Event" list item through the object model? For example, I see: "Every 1 month(s) on the first ...
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How can use Regular expression for Column Validation in Sharepoint 2010?

Is there a way that i can use the newly introduced "column validation" in Sharepoint 2010 Lists to validate that the value conforms to a regular expression? For example: if i create a column for ...
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How to show the current site lists names inside the application page?

How to show the current site lists names inside the application page?
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Create subsite using custom site template programatically

I Have a requirement where when a list item is created , a new subsite sould get Created using custom site template.(MOSS 2007) User should be able to select the custom template(present in site ...
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How to get rid of the (More Links…) link on lists in SharePoint 2010?

I have a list of 5 items. The view settings are set so that the Item Limit is 20. I would like the eliminate the (More Links...) link under the list when the web part is on the page. I also tried ...
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How to get rid of a list's column headers?

I have a link list and would like to get rid of the column headers. How can I do this? The reason I would like to do this is because I am grouping links based on a category, and it looks weird with ...
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SPD 2007 Custom Calendar NewForm.aspx broke DispForm.aspx

Hello I edited NewForm.aspx in a Calendar List now every time someone clicks on an event in any calendar view for the list, it takes the user to NewForm.aspx instead of DispForm.aspx, I changed GUIDs ...
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create sharepoint “one” alert on more than “one” list

iS it possible to create a sharepoint alert that sends notifications from 2 lists or more?? (to send all notifications in one email)
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Should I store serialized (to xml) object in SharePoint list?

A requirement of my website is that I pull down data from external sources. To pull down the data, I have created a timer job (SPJobDefinition). In this job, I need to store the external data ...
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Starting a SharePoint Workflow in One Click

I have a list in SharePoint 2007 with a Workflow bound to it. No parameters required to start the workflow. What I'd like to do is create a column in one of the views with either a button or ...
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Disabling list item creation

SP 2007: I have a "master" list and a "slave" list. Workflow attached to the "master" list creates items in the "slave" list based on data in the "master" list item. Can I disable manual item ...
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List’s contextual menu issue with ie 6

I have a list with a large amount of items. When scrolling down to edit/view an item which is at the bottom of the page, the contextual menu appears on top of the page not by the item so I have to ...
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Changing Page Title to match view names

I have been creating different views on a list and have noticed that the page title is always the list name regardless of the view that was selected. Is it possible to change the title of Page to that ...
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VWStyles.xml default view style

Of the 14 view styles in VWStyles.XML, which is the default view style used for lists? Thank you for any replies.
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Is setting permissions on views now possible?

In the previous SharePoint version of SharePoint you couldn't have permissions on list views. Is this now possible on SharePoint Foundation 2010? So for example I have a list and 2 views but I want ...
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Managing the deployment of lists/workflows in 2010

If we are creating workflows and lists using the out of the box tools in 2010 on a development machine, is there a preferred way of moving them to test and live once we are happy? Thanks for any ...
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Supplying a column value from the library name

The value of a column is the name of the library in which the document is being inserted. Users are objecting to supplying a value when the value is already known. Seems to me there are two responses ...
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Developing Visual Web Part with external list in ListView

Using VS 2010 i've created BCS model for external MS SQL source, deployed it with success, then created external list - it works perfect. Now my task is - create visual web part in VS2010 and place ...
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Best way to build out and configure multiple lists

So, once you have your SharePoint site all planned out, what is the generally accepted or best way to start building out and configure multiple lists, document libraries and content types? Using the ...
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List names on my Intranet homepage were changed to “Untitled[n]”

Suddenly, the name of various lists like Announcements, Suggestions etc. on my Homepage has changed to Untitled ‭[1]‬, Untitled ‭[2]‬ and so on... How could this happen? Please help!!
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Need SharePoint data related answer

How list/library data stored in SharePoint How/Where Document are saved in SharePoint Where configurations are saved in SharePoint
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How do you modify columns viewed in List item?

I know how to modify the columns displayed for a list, and for creating/editing an item, but how do you modify the columns that are displayed when you go 'into' an item. I have a Tasks list, and when ...
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How do you truncate the Description column in a List?

I have a Tasks List, and the text ends up in the Description field. The problem is that when I display the task, the Description field displays all the text. I'd like to just have 40 or 60 characters ...
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Webpart to display list of subsites?

I would have thought SharePoint 2010 still had a built-in webpart to display a list of subsites as I could in previous versions. I'm having great trouble finding it, though. How does one display a ...
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Best way to create a hierarchy of links

I'm new to SharePoint and I'm looking to create a hierarchy of links that I can access through the API. I've tried creating a Links List, grabbing it with the SpList object and looping over the items; ...
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How to enable custom ordering on a list?

I want to be able to create a list programmatically which allows end users to reorder the items in the list. There appear to be 2 steps to this. Firstly set the SPList.Ordered property to true - this ...
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Filter a list view using URL parameters

I would like to dynamically construct a couple of URLs for our SharePoint users to filter down a rather large list view we have. Rather than create a bunch of different custom views, I was wondering ...
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How to determine the correct (case sensitive) URL for a SharePoint site

Problem: Creating a site column using the SharePoint API (Object Model) with incorrect case in the URL for the SPSite or SPWeb object will cause the new column to throw an exception if an attempt to ...