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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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1answer
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Summary of recent events web part

How can I acumulate recent changes on one single start page. I want to see latest changes as a single stream, with things coming from various lists like news, forums, document libraries etc etc and I ...
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Application Pool Identity and 403 Forbidden Error

I am trying to understand the cause of this 403 Forbidden Error on my SharePoint Dev machine. When I installed SP on my Win7 box I added myself as the Application Pool Identity that runs Central ...
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1answer
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SharePoint Calendar

Is there a sharepoint recurrence flag that you can set on the server to turn on and off recurrence? What we have done is changed the default install of sharepoint to disable recurrent in sharepoint ...
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2answers
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Unit Testing / Performance Testing approaches for SharePoint Projects

Its sort of an open ended question but can anybody share the experiences, approaches, tools and infrastructure to implement following in their SharePoint Projects: Unit Testing Performance Testing ...
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User name changed - old name still being displayed. Why?

A user married and her surname was changed. Her details were edited in active directory and all seems fine. DisplayName, email etc are all correct. However, in the portal, her old name is displayed. ...
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Deploying a sharepoint web service with Powershell

Is it possible to install a web service to sharepoint 2010 using powershell rather than using a solution package? I'm currently doing this via a mapped folder/ISAPI approach inside a feature but would ...
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3answers
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Is it possible to install MOSS 2007 on Windows 7?

Is it possible to install MOSS 2007 on Windows 7? If so; how?
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“Connect to outlook” needs to be removed !

We have a requirement to remove the menu “Connect To Outlook ” from the “Actions” . If anyone has come across such requirement please guide me on this. i dont wanna do it via DefaultTemplates.ascx ...
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1answer
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Original creation date of word document

I have a word document created in, say, July 10 2010. When i upload it to sharepoint (say August 5, 2010) its creation date vaalue in sharepoint will be in Aug 5, 2010, and i can't find any trace of ...
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1answer
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Should I use the XSLTListViewWebpart (Alternative3) or go with Alternative 1 or 2

Say I have the following site hierarchy: -Home - All Projects - Project123 - Project456 - Project789 - ... At the "All Project" site I need to show a list of all projects including ...
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4answers
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Why do crawls work, but scope contains 0 items?

We have got an interesting situation: http://intradev http://mysites Our Intranet is based on SharePoint 2010 server small farm with 2 servers. AD is Windows 2003. The Search crawls both sites just ...
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1answer
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inline editing - no matching records

Is it possible to get the "insert" link, provided with inline editing, to show even when there are no matching items. I am using Sharepoint Designer 2010, and I built a webpart page from the master ...
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Hide foreign key column [closed]

I am tring to hide a foreign key column within an insert template. The column is populated with jquery, but it would be nice if it was invisible. How is that done? Thank you.
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1answer
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SharePoint 2007 HttpHandler can't use SPContext.Current.Site or SPContext.Current.Web when called from jQuery

I have the need to develop a custom HttpHandler in SharePoint. To start, I just coded up a simple example from here. On line 35 or 36 of that code I get a NullReferenceException thrown if I call my ...
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4answers
2k views

BDC to BCS Application Definition Upgrade

I'm trying to perform an upgrade of a SharePoint 2007 environment to 2010. Our plan is to move to entirely new hardware and do a content database migration. In such a scenario, it seems that BDC ...
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1answer
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Grid Column in Sharepoint List

I need to create a grid column type for sales team of my company: Please have a look at following image. Grid column type example - this column type is just making single choices on each row - I ...
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2answers
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Find the missing workflow

Attempting to access Galleries --> Workflows (MOSS) generates an error: Failed to find the XML file at location '12\Template\Features\...COLETTEWF\feature.xml' This workflow(?) no longer exists. We ...
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1answer
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DNS name different from the actual name of the computer-searching returning error

scenario DNS -- http:\jondoe actual name of server --jane I have set up windows sharepoint search services and they work fine when users use http://jane but when users try to search using dns ...
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stuck on building extranet

I need some help. They asked me to build an extranet for our customers. The only thing it must do is sharing documents. I want to do this with sharepoint foundation 2010. But here is the thing. i am ...
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1answer
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What all is migrated when doing an export/import in SharePoint 2010?

I have used SharePoint's export/import tool in SharePoint 2007... Wasn't too thrilled with it. I am now having to do the same thing in SharePoint 2010. First off, just as a refresher, what all is ...
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2answers
511 views

Activity stream for SharePoint 2007

Are there any web parts for SharePoint 2007 offering an activity streaming facility?
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1answer
325 views

Workflow association with the list is not recognized by SharePoint

I created a very simple workflow with SharePoint Designer. From the workflow details window on SPD I can see that the workflow is associated with my list. I can click "Open associcated list" link and ...
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2answers
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how to validate SharePoint:formfield

I have a data view web part and it does insert,delete ,in edit mode it save and cancel button.The data is based on a custom list.In the list i have set the max to 4 but in DWP it doesn't seem to work. ...
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4answers
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Custom site definition for site containing subsites

I am building a MOSS2010 app. I want to make a custom site definition, which, in itself, will have sites (So it'll be like a site collection which I really want). I want to do this preferably via C# ...
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2answers
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Workflow gives error: e-mail address 'someone@example.com' is unknown

The title of this question comes from the logs of SharePoint 2010. I defined a three-state workflow and the workflow gives errors when trying to send e-mail to the users participating in the workflow. ...
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2answers
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Custom shape in Visio for workflows

I am trying to find a guide or tutorial to create custom Visio shapes for use in Visio created workflows. Can someone guide me in the right direction?
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2answers
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Adding a ribbon button using the object model

I'm trying to register a custom action on a site collection that adds a button to the SharePoint ribbon. I want to do this using the object model and not declaratively in XML. Does anyone know of this ...
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3answers
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Sharepoint 2007 Standard Edition

How to determine the size of largest site? How to determine the size of the entire instance?
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1answer
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Web Part Page with Web Parts

I have a web part page (with 3 web parts; 1 webpart is the document library that the web part residing, other 2 is list dispay from the same site) in a document library. The web part page is in the ...
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2answers
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How can I use MS Web Test to upload files to SharePoint?

I created a web test to upload a file to SharePoint and also made sure that the file that I upload while recording gets deployed to my test out folder by following this article: How to upload a file ...
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5answers
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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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1answer
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How to disable check out if document status is pending?

I have installed Sharepoint Foundation 2010 and configured a Shared Document Library to support versioning and approval. Now I would like to disable the possibility for a user to check out a document,...
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1answer
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How to show the “description” of a Hyperlink column in the Datasheet View?

I have a list that uses a Hyperlink column (which contains the URL and description). When I use Datasheet View, I do not have the option to input the description field. Is there a way around this?
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Sharepoint Search Crawler & robots.txt

Does anyone know how to set up a robots.txt file to allow the sharepoint crawler to index content on a sharepoint site, but disallow all other bots (like google, yahoo, etc...)? Or in other words, ...
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Group Alert feature required for WSS 3.0

In current web-part (http://advancedalert.codeplex.com/) there is no facility to remove the group alert or who is subscribed to the lisy. Also new members added to the group do not automatically get ...
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List view column re-order logic

Has any one implemented a custom re-ordering logic similar to the one as seen on the view settings page of list/library which lets the user to specify the order of the columns. I tried searching for ...
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Crawl not working

I have just done a dbattach upgrade of our servers and so far everything has come up very nicely. Except for the Search service. I cannot get Search to crawl our 4 web applications. The crawl ...
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New column on document library gone from properties page

I'd created a custom column on a document library using the settings > create column menu. We used to be able to specifiy the value on this custom column when uploading a file or by going to the 'edit ...
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3answers
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Easiest way to use skype within Sharepoint? [closed]

Which is the easiest way to use Skype within Sharepoint (WSS 3.0) I mean How to integrate it? I mean when I see a sharepoint username...i want it show skype status also. Is it possible? Any ideas? ...
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End User Migration Tools

I am looking for a tool that would allow end users to migrate SharePoint content. Mandatory: Works across ALL SharePoint platforms (2003, 2007, 2010) works for document libraries and lists Nice to ...
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4answers
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How do I develop my first web part?

I am a newbie in SharePoint development and I have an Oracle and ASP.NET background. Can you please guide me to any tutorial which can take me from building Web parts to showing them on a SharePoint ...
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SharePoint crawling - Windows authentication failing for STS4? [closed]

In a Sharepoint 2010 installation, we are trying to crawl the content of a small, single-node SharePoint installation. The crawling is partially successful. We are able to retrieve data delivered from ...
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1answer
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Knowledge Base Sharepoint 2010

I'm after a Knowledge Base Sharepoint 2010.Anyone built something similar or is there anything free i can use.Looking for any related resources.Thanks in Advance
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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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2answers
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Content for this URL is excluded by the server because a no-index attribute

The crawler crawls everything successfully except the below URL http://localhost/alums/lists/324324_classnotes/brown,%20harold%20jr.%20'74 where it gives an error in the crawl log like "Content for ...
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1answer
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How to rename the column Item Child Count in a list (SharePoint)

I have a document library with an OOTB column called Item Child Count. Is there anyway I can change the name of this column? Or at least create an alias?
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1answer
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How to display Publishing Image in Search Results?

I want to display the Picture of Publishing Image field in my search results page. CQWP can easily display that image but Search Results web part gives error that "Property doesn't exist or is used in ...
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View/Edit document Properties from a Client Application

I want to view and edit the properties of a Document using a windows form: Is this feasible? To be more clear, when you click on "Edit Properties" for a document inside a Document Library in ...
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Programmatically create Site using Custom Web Template in Sharepoint 2010

I want to programmatically create a site using custom web templates in sharepoint 2010. In 2007 I used to get a SPWebTemplate template = site.GetCustomWebTemplates(LCID)[number]; and used this ...

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