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Creating a list with dynamic name based on site name
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What comes to mind to achieve this is to either programmatically create all the lists and control the list names like that, or to create the lists using normal CAML (i.e. using ListInstance) and then ...

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How to add an workflow association to a list
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I have to admit to not knowing if this will work (it's not something I've tried or done before), but I came across an article in my searching about your problem that may be useful: http://parwejpathan....

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FieldName for Field Controls added to a Page Layout in SharePoint Designer 2010
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Hi Rob: I don't know why Microsoft changed this from 2007 functionality, but it does seem to be the case in 2010 that it uses the GUID, which, IMHO, adds some extra work to creating page layouts, ...

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SharePoint 2010 CAML Query fails when indexed columns used
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I've just been looking around this to see if I could help and came across this article from Microsoft: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ee558807.aspx. It seems to indicate that only under ...

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How to localize webpart title, description, group, quickadd group in Sandbox solution
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I assume you cannot install a Farm Solution which includes resource files as part of a Hybrid approach? If you can then this does get around the problem. If not: (sorry if you know this already) as ...

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How do I deploy custom list edit forms in the sandbox?
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The deployment and implementation included in Wictor's article is only suitable for 2010 due to how the solution package would be deployed and how the custom web part is referenced in the custom page. ...

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Your changes conflict with those made concurrently by another user
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if this was on-premises I would suggest using SystemUpdate instead of Update, but as this is SP Online, what might work for you is to re-get the item between updates. So do your first update and ...

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Using CopyTo() and MoveTo() to copy or move files within the same site collection
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Since you have the SPFile object and the SPFolder object you can also do SPFolder.Add and pass in the SPFile name and filestream instead if you are simply copying the file over. The discussion link ...

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UPS users and groups
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My understanding is that the UPS is there to provide support for richer user profile information for individuals or groups and some of the 2013 social features. Excluding the AD groups from the sync ...

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SharePoint Bug? Conflict Error when saving a Page with a "Required" DateTime field in the page layout
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We weren't using Event Receivers and the save conflict only occurred for the button in the Ribbon, whereas the additional Save button on the right of the ribbon (near the "focus" button) did not cause ...

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Verify whether some node exists in SP web.config
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The SPWebConfigModification, as you may already be aware, is used purely to make changes to the web.config in SharePoint which can then be propagated across a farm. To check for the existence of a ...

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How to debug the error "This task is currently locked by a running workflow and cannot be edited”?
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I assume this is 2007? You could check the number of tasks in your task list which is suggested as one of the causes by the following article: http://social.technet.microsoft.com/wiki/contents/...

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Determining if a user should be able to see another user's profile property in code
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from what I can see, the DefaultPrivacy property is the only thing you should need to check. Provided this is at the right level to display then you don't need to do any alternative checks if the ...

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How to embed a CQWP into a master page or DelegateControl
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I think CQWP is possibly the wrong route as it doesn't work across site collections, only within a single site collection. It sounds like you're better off looking at creating a custom Data Source, ...

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How can I programmatically DELETE the person.aspx page in My Sites?
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You could try adding a Feature Receiver (on FeatureActivated) to delete the existing page, but this will only run after your file gets provisioned. To get around this, you could create 2 features, ...

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How do I make RSS feeds show images for a blog?
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You may be able to alter the RSS.xslt which resides in the Style Library of the site - this produces the necessary output for the feed. The feed is generated from a LAYOUTS page which creates an ...

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Calculate the total of column using calculated column
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I'm not 100% clear what you're asking, but if I've interpreted you correctly, you should be able to add separate column values together (i.e. =([Column 1] + [Column 2] + [Column 3]) etc.). You may ...

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How to page except master page block
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My understanding is that if you are using filters against OOTB list view web parts in SP2010 then you have no choice but to use the query string and a page refresh. There may be a way to achieve this ...

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Upload document dialog box trimmed
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It could be the configuration of the columns in the list. Are you able to provide a screenshot of the columns that you expect to add? Are they hidden perhaps (do they show as hidden against the ...

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SP2013: querystring to search by managed properties
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You could try the syntax "k=keyword ALL(FoodCategory:'C01' CookCategory:'C02')".

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How to create your own approval custom workflow in spd 2013?
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You can use sequential approval rather than concurrent approval - so on approval by User A, it then passes a task to User B etc, rather than both User A and User B receiving approval tasks at the same ...

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After 2013 upgrade, PublishingPageContent returns null/empty for checked-in pages
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Is the Publishing Page Content field outside of the PlaceholderMain? What I've found in SP2013 is that any Rich HTML Fields need to appear inside the PlaceholderMain otherwise things like Web Parts ...

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Additional column settings missing for comments column under core document columns
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I think Marius has already answered your question here in that the Comments column in the Core Documents group is a "sealed" column which therefore means you won't be able to update it. The column is ...

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New site columns are not being completely propagated to a content type in a site collection
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first of all, deactivating then re-activating your feature to get your columns is not how the upgrade works. If you're deploying an upgrade as part of a farm solution you have to manually run the ...

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How to Set Specific Site Collection as SharePoint Search Scope using C#?
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If you are trying to get the URL for Portal1 from a feature activated in Portal2 you will need to either get it from the SPWebApplication and use logic to determine which SPSite object to use, use a ...

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How to get folder structure using csom?
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D, I'll refer you to an existing answer: get all document from all folder and subfolder from document library sharepoint 2010 In short, you can do a simple CamlQuery against the list for all items ...

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