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Data View Web Part and Custom List Form show Attachments

I have found a few ways to add attachments to a Data View Web Part, but I can only get this to work when the SharePoint:AttachmentsField is not being used anywhere else on the page. Currently my ...
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How can I move a document from one directory to another?

How can I move a document into a sub-folder and still maintain its version history from the old location in the new location?
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How can I link from one location to another?

I have a directory of files and accidentally got two versions of the same document under different names, how can I create a symbolic link from one to the other, so that there is only one file, yet ...
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SharePoint alert Office 2010 email cuts off table

I have an alert set up for a discussion board. We have been using Office 03 just fine, email comes in, the body is shown fully, everything is great. However, when we transferred to Office 2010, not ...
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Automatic updates on farm servers

I am having a hard time convincing the infrastructure team to turn off automatic updates on the SharePoint farm I have setup. It seems that regularly when automatic updates are applied, something ...
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Add ContentEditorWebPart to the list of Safe Controls

I need to add the ContentEditorWebPart in the list of SafeControls because of this. Unless there's a better way... The problem is, I don't want to add it manually, i want to do this automatically ...
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Converting CAML to SPQuery syntax

Following CAML Query is giving me all the events for the upcoming two weeks. Does anyone have an idea how to convert the part [Today+14Day(s)] correctly when using the SPQuery class syntax to use the ...
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Custom Alert Notification IAlertNotifyHandler Handler not firing

I'm trying to create a custom Alert Notification handler that implements IAlertNotifyHandler to intercept immediate alerts generated by changed to publishing pages. I've followed this guide, and also ...
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workflow “update item” help

I set up a workflow that let's a user create and populate a word document using an input form from a custom list. I followed Todd's blog post to achieve this: http://ochoco.blogspot.com/2009/04/...
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Creating Alert programmatically on GET request

I'm having problems creating an Alert for the current user programmatically for a GET request. No matter how I try to do it, it says updates are not allowed for GET requests. var spContext = ...
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How to implement the SharePoint “ShadowBox” feature in a web part?

I see this feature a lot in various pages, when you need to enter another level of information. It is basically a popup in the center that covers about 80% of the page and casts an opaque background ...
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Possibly to create a library on webpart install?

I'd like to create a library that my webpart uses to store documents. I would prefer to have this library only be visible through my webpart and by admins. Is this possible? If so, how would I go ...
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sharepoint training

I've been developing with sharepoint for over a year now. any training out there that anyone would recommend to get to a more advanced level? thanks
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Is SPCache a farm-wide cache?

The MSDN documentation on the SPCache leaves very much to the imagination. But since it sounds interesting, I'm wondering whether it is a farm-wide cache. Does anyone know? Currently I'm caching ...
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Possible to make a self contained web part that uses jQuery?

Basically I would like to create a WebPart that uses jQuery but I don't want to have to add jQuery to my masterpages (or anywhere else) manually. I would like to have one WSP that I could email to ...
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What's happending in the background when you Check-in/Publish

I can see a large file have been uploaded. Now I need to check-in/Publish. Why is it taking long time to check in since the file blob is already in the SP? Then it's finally times out. Any idea?
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Two seperate Sharepoint Servers pointing to the same Content Database

Is it possible to have two seperate sharepoint web servers pointing to a single content database on a seperate server? I do not want to do this concurrently. If I switch one web server off, then ...
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SharePoint 2010 set a custom page as home page through a feature

I have a WebTemplate using a team site as BaseTemplate, and was wondring how I could set the default page as home page instead of the home.aspx page and this during the provisioning process of the ...
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send an email like alert me template on sp designer wf

I want to send an email to a user when an item is changed in a list. I can add "send an email" event on sp designer but I want that email to be like the alert emails. I want to inform user on the mail ...
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MOSS 2007 custom theme in SPS 2010

Need to ask few things my scenario is that i have copied my custom theme developed in 2007 to new SPS 2010 folder and attached my content DB from MOSS 2007 to SPS 2010. the website is opening fine ...
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What functionalities will not available in SharePoint 2010 web app. when backward compatibility is on (V3 mode)?

I have attached my MOSS 2007 content DB to SPS 2010 farm with backward compatibility (v3) also copied my custom theme. it is working fine. i need to know beside UI related features like, ribbon and ...
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Changing service account password

I have just started at an organisation and when I review the Event Viewer it is filled with Event 6641 errors. Basically the error is: Event Type: Error Event Source: Office SharePoint Server Event ...
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SharePoint 2010 - Security Trimming issue with Quick launch

I am having some trouble with this Security Trimming feature that maybe you can help me out with. Even with the Security Trimming feature enabled, those users with no access are still able see the ...
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Search Control for a Publishing Site

Need some help around the search control as it relates to a publishing site using SP 2010. Right now we have a site that is using this control in the Master. the issues I am having are as ...
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Column Validation in SharePoint 2010

I have three columns, "Status", "Request Date" and "Completion Date". I want to do two things: If "Status" is Closed or Withdrawn, I need to add validation to have the user enter a completion date if ...
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Where to store cryptograhic key for external service

I have a SharePoint 2010 web part that communicates with an external service. The external service provider gave us a secret cryptographic key that we must use to sign our requests. Currently, the key ...
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Calendar Overlay issue in SharePoint 2010

I have a secured webapplication means that it uses "https" protocal, in which I have created two calendars Cal_1 and Cal_2. While trying to use the Calendar overlay option, it does not accept the "...
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Merge SP list data into a word document

I'm looking for some guidance on creating a custom sharepoint list (not a document library) that will generate and populate a word document with the list item's meta data. the generated word document ...
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accessing wssid and the guid of managed meta data using silverlight

I am making a silverlight UI to allow users to enter information into a list. I want give the users a choice of metadata to enter into the list, but in order to enter the metadata into the list, I ...
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SharePoint 2010 Foundation Microsoft.SharePoint.Taxonomy.dll

Is Microsoft.SharePoint.Taxonomy.dll available with SharePoint 2010 Foundation?
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Create View to show all documents in folder only

I am using SharePoint 2010. I have a document library and lots of folders in the library. I want to create a view with all the document inside 1 of those folders. Can this be done without having to ...
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What are the pros and cons of SharePoint Composite Applications?

When to use code based applications and when to use composite application?
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Redirecting search results

I have the following: A library of XML files. An aspx page (I guess an "Application Page") that takes the name of one of these files as a query-string parameter and renders it to HTML. A way of ...
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Wrong formating of date in xslt

My xslt list view suddenly broke today, and it seems to be due to some date time formatting I've done (and that I'm unable to spot) Today:<xsl:value-of select="$Today"/><br/> ...
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SharePoint 2010 change alert email message

Hi is there a way to change the content of the alert email associated with a document library or a list? In SP2007, I know it is possible to do so by changing the alertteamplate.xml in the 12 hive. ...
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Powershell script to add Content Types

Very new to Powershell 1.0 on Sharepoint 2007. I've got a site collection with many subsites. These subsites all have a document library called Reviews. What I need to do is add a new content type ...
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Sharepoint 2010, add an item to a list based on a specific content type?

Using object model I need to add an item to a list. The list has 4 custom content types. Depending on data provided I need the item to be of a specific content type. How is this done? Using ...
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Using Custom Meeting Sharepoint site template in Outlook

We have developped internally a custom meeting workspace template. This template is available when creating a meeting workspace in SharePoint under the tab "Custom". I would like my users to be able ...
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My custom WCF Service can only be access using http://<servername>:<port>/_vti_bin/myservice.svc

I've used the "Walkthrough: Creating and Implementing a Custom WCF Service in SharePoint Foundation" from MSDN to create my cusom WCF Service and deploy to my Sharepoint 2010 server. The wsp is ...
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How to format the xslt in SPD editor with correct outlining?

Maybe a silly question, but I can't figure out how to get the SPD to format my xslt nicly. It is really big, and almost impossible to read when the outlineing is not correct. In my editor, it seems to ...
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Hide column in xslt view

I've got an xslt list view. I have one column that should be used in the xslt calculation (shown as a row tooltip) but it should not be visible as a column in the list. Question: Must the column be ...
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Add a people group attribute in list programatically

I want to add a attribute (Person or Group) in List through coding, does any one know how to do it. thanks
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How can I retrieve a list of all user names logged in to SharePoint?

How can I get all user names that are currently logged in to the system in SharePoint 2007?
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How to disable or remove the Choose Picture & Remove Button in Edit Profile SharePoint 2010?

Is there a way to remove or disable the Choose Picture and Remove button in Edit Profile for Users?
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Installation Guidelines for SharePoint 2010 on windows 2008 R2 Server wth SQLServer

I just created a VM of Windows 2008 R2 (Standard) server and installed SQLServer 2008 Standard edition. Now before moving towards Sharepoint 2010 Enterprise I would to ask few things. i work for a ...
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[SharePoint Designer 2010] Connecting to an external data source

I'm using SPD 2010 to connect to an external SQL database hosted on a different server. External data source type selection is SQL Server. I then filled up the connection properties , choose "Connect ...
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Content deployment/merge strategies best practices

We have a live site that has a fairly good amount of updates every day, mostly the business users make these changes. Our development team is also underway making big changes to the code (including ...
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SharePoint Site with SharePoint 2010 End User Documentation

Does anyone know where I can find some documentation I can import into our slowly developing SharePoint 2010 deployment so our end users will be able to learn the basics about list, libraries, ...
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Show Library items in a ribbon when a document library is opened

When a user navigates to a Document library the ribbon shows up, but by default the "Browse" section/button is selected in the button. Is there a way to change this selection to the "Library" option ...
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Date Field format in a Publishing layout

I have created a publishing layout for SP 2010 Publishing site. I have created it based off a page layout publishing content type. One of the field is the standard OOTB Date field. Using SP ...

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