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Issue with layout once I enable Site Collection Publishing Feature

I currently have enabled the MOSS Enterprise publishing infrastructure feature on an existing site collection that was just a collaboration team site without publishing. When I enable, the ...
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ddwrt:EcmaScriptEncode Explained?

Does anyone know exactly what ddwrt:EcmaScriptEncode does? (Which char mappings, etc.?) M.
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Common data between all pages?

We have several sub-sites under the root site. On every page, I'm trying to put my name on a WebPart as the contact information for the website. There should only be one place with my contact ...
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Error importing a data view web part

I am using SharePoint Server 2007 Enterprise with Windows Server 2008 Enterprise, and I am using publishing portal template. I am using SharePoint Designer 2007 to import a list to a web page by using ...
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How to change SharePoint web application port number?

I am using SharePoint Server 2007 Enterprise with Windows Server 2008 Enterprise, and I am using publishing portal template. I have created a web application for intranet zone. I want to know how to ...
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User permissions for Web application Vs Policy for Web application

The requirement is to deny the Sub-site Creations for the Site Administrators and allow it for Site collections Admnistrators Removing the "Create Sub Sites" from the "User permissions for Web ...
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Displaying videos in a Content Editor Web Part

I am looking for a MOSS 2007 client side solution that will allow me to surface video links from YouTube etc for the purpose of presenting the most recent training content for the audience. I am ...
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Hide list column name

I am using SharePoint Server 2007 Enterprise with Windows Server 2008 Enterprise, and I am using publishing portal template. I am using Insert Data View function from SharePoint Designer 2007 to ...
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Disabled “Filtered Parameter” drop-down in custom web part with connections

I'm writing a web part that needs to use connections for processing values relating to a business object called a "Program Entity". It is supposed to take in an ID provided by a connected web part, ...
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SharePoint page edit issue

I am using SharePoint Server 2007 Enterprise with Windows Server 2008 Enterprise, and I am using publishing portal template. I am using SharePoint Designer 2007 to design pages. When I open the ...
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Using multiple filters in a filter web part

I'm working on a filter web part inherited from another developer and it's the first time I've worked on them. It currently allows for a single filter and another filter needs to be added. Initial ...
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Safari/Mac/SharePoint Issues

I am testing a colleague's public facing SharePoint site. I am using Safari on a Mac. The site renders fine when I use IE and Firefox on Windows as well as Firefox on a Mac. However when I use ...
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How can you fix a site with duplicate (mirrored) document libraries? [closed]

I have a site with 2 document libraries that are identical. When I change one the other is updated. When I add a document to one it is added to the other. This site collection was created from a site ...
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Having problems with SharePoint Server 2010 Search (not FAST)

We have a 2 server test 2010 environment (WFE, SQL). Both are x64 Server 2008. All prereq's installed and service packs. SharePoint installed fine. All Service applications were created ...
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What is the best way to implement custom branding?

We branded our site with a custom master page, alternate CSS, and site theme. Everytime we create new sites or site collections we have to manually setup these things to get a consistent look. Is ...
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What happens to executing Timer Jobs when the Timer Services is restarted?

What happens to executing Timer Jobs when the Timer Service is restarted? Does it abruptly abort any executing jobs? Is there an exception to catch (for example ThreadAbortException) in your timer ...
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Deploy a solution package from command prompt

We are trying to automate the solution deployment to a test environment. We are using vsewss 1.3. To do this we are trying to run the following command from the visual studio command prompt: devenv ...
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Best practice for easy deployment of multiple solutions

One of our product will consist of multiple SharePoint solutions. Now we're wondering what would be the best way to provide an easy deployment to our customers? At the moment we deploy each solution ...
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Copy and paste for images in SharePoint

It seems that whether it's a content editor web part or publishing page, copying and pasting images is a poor user experience in SharePoint. The user needs to upload the image somewhere first, then ...
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How do you fix site collection permissions when only site collection admins can access the site?

I have a site collection and the only way for people to access the site is by adding them to the site collection administrators group. I have several SharePoint Groups setup with varying permission ...
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Can a list be made available to column in subsite?

I am creating a project management site template. This template will be used to create PM subsites in our corporate PM site. In the subsite task list, I want to add a "Work Area" column that is a ...
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Problem making fields 'required' when provisioning using XML

I am provisioning a SharePoint site column using the object model and an xml string as follows: using (SPSite site = new SPSite("http://myserver")) { using (SPWeb web = site....
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Modify the InitialChildData property of a SharePoint Workflow ReplicatorActivity

Does anybody know if it's possible to modify the InitialChildData collection of a ReplicatorActivity within SharePoint Workflow such that new instances of the activity to be replicated are spawned?
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Authorization error when accessing an aspx page

I am using SharePoint Server 2007 Enterprise with Windows Server 2003 R2 Enterprise. I am developing using VSTS 2008 + C# + .Net 3.5 + IIS 6.0. I have put a simple aspx page into layout folder (the ...
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What's the best tool to use to convert scanned PDFs so they can be indexed in SharePoint?

I have a large amount of PDFs and I need to be able to search them in MOSS 2007. I am aware of the iFilter which is required, but it will not index scanned PDFs. What is the fastest way to handle this ...
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Why EventCache table size is huge

I have a MOSS publishing site. Content is quite small. I noticed that content database size is now 5GB without any significant content changes made. Using a script to show the tables' sizes, I noticed ...
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Disallow access to SharePoint sites by default for Domain Administrators

Because BUILTIN\Administrators appears in the list of Farm administrators and the local Administrator group contains the Domain Administrators group, any domain admins get access to my SharePoint ...
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Entering Skills Proficiency in People Profile

We are considering implementing a predefined listing of skills for people to choose from when updating their profile in MOSS. How can we add the ability for each person to also include their ...
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Maximum file upload size in SharePoint 2010

What is the maximum upload file size accepted by SharePoint 2010?
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Forms Web Service: GetFormCollection Results Not Useful

I'm trying to use the Forms Web Service, and specifically the GetFormCollection operation to get the currently set forms for SharePoint lists. Sadly, GetFormCollection seems to just kick back the ...
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Performance testing SharePoint 2010

I'm eagerly awaiting the SharePoint 2010 Administrators toolkit to assist with performance testing. We'd like to setup multiple configurations of hardware/topology to determine the best fit. I'd ...
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Installing WSS multi-server web farm in DMZ with no AD

We want to setup a WSS (not MOSS) web farm in a DMZ without Active Directory. We're envisioning two WFEs and a separate SQL server for the databases. We've already got the first WFE and SQL Server ...
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How to replicate a query join in CAML

In SharePoint 2007, if I had 2 lists with a master/detail type relationship (via a lookup column) how would I best implement a search query across these 2 lists (for a custom search and results page). ...
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Workflows stuck 'in progress' when moved to SharePoint farm environment

We have developed a number of custom approval workflows in Visual Studio 2008. They basically create task and work through a 2 stage approval process, once a task is completed, it generates new tasks ...
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Email Distribution Groups in SharePoint

A client would like a column in a list which essentially contains a number of email addresses for users and distribution lists within his corporate network. It would be something akin to the People ...
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Site output cache with Forms authentication in a sub site

I have a SharePoint 2007 Publishing Site. The top level site is purely anonymous and one of the children is using Forms authentication using Custom membership provider. The Admin site is using windows ...
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Finding the internal name and display name for a list column

I am using SharePoint Server 2007 Enterprise with Windows Server 2008 Enterprise, and I am using publishing portal template. I heard for SharePoint list/list column, it has an internal name which ...
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Solid State Hard Drive Benchmarks [closed]

I've heard a lot about people using Solid State Hard Drives with SharePoint lately. Have you seen a good benchmark published? I'd like to have some hard evidence before I spend a large amount of money ...
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Unpublish page when using workflow approval

I get the SharePoint access denied page when I try to use the unpublished option on a list item in the pages library. We are using approval workflow and publishing, as well as versioning on the pages ...
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SharePoint data source issue

I am using SharePoint Server 2007 Enterprise with Windows Server 2008 Enterprise, and I am using publishing portal template. I have two sites of the same site colleciton and I want to use Data Source ...
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SharePoint 2010 Sandboxed solutions performance

Does code that is deployed through a Sandboxed solution perform just a well as code deployed through a Farm solution? Does the overhead that comes with interprocess communication (since Sandboxed ...
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How to filter a list on SharePoint

I am using SharePoint Server 2007 Enterprise with Windows Server 2008 Enterprise, and I am using Publishing Portal Template. I am developing using VSTS 2008 + C# + .Net 3.5. I have defined a custom ...
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How do you connect a Calendar List to a Project Tasks list using Web Part Connections?

I created a Calendar List and a Project Tasks list. Then I added a lookup from the Tasks list to the Calendar list. However, when I try to connect the two with the related field visible on both List ...
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How to handle alternative themes for visual impaired users

Has anyone got an thoughts on how to handle theming a WSS site for a single user who is visually impaired ... she uses high contrast settings for Word, etc. But still leave the usual theme for ...
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How to hide View all site content link to “Visitors” from SharePoint Designer

I want to hide the "View All Site Content" link in Quick Launch from the "Visitors" who have read permission only. If the owner logs in they should be able to see the "View All Site Content" link. ...
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Tie SharePoint list, Active Directory group and forum together

We are using Microsoft Exchange together with Active Directory and MOSS 2007. I want to accomplish the following: Interest groups defined already in AD and used as Mailing Lists inside Exchange. ...
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SharePoint Profile Picture access rights

After setting user profile pictures (and user information pictures) for all our SharePoint users (images are kept in a list in one of the site collections), we configured user profiles so that users ...
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Feature 'a0f95442-e28c-41ff-afb0-c68341c014e7' for list template '108' is not installed in this farm

After uninstalling Enhanced Wiki 2.0 Beta, whenever I go to Site Actions -> Manage Content and Structure I get the following error: Feature 'a0f95442-e28c-41ff-afb0-c68341c014e7' for list ...
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Restoring SSP Databases from SP1 to SP2 server farm

Has anyone restored Shared Services Databases from SP1 Server Farm to a new SP2 Server farm? I don't want to lose user related information link My Links etc. I followed the DB attach method as ...
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can not find list control when adding a list to a web page

I am using SharePoint Server 2007 Enterprise with Windows Server 2008 Enterprise, and I am using publishing portal template. I have created a list in top level site. And I want to use the list in a ...

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