SharePoint 2010 is a collaboration platform by Microsoft.

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Sharepoint 2010 - “We did not find any results for” keyword

I have a single-server deployment of Sharepoint Foundation 2010 (via Microsoft Search Server 2010 Express). When it comes to searching content in a basic Sharepoint site the stand-alone search page ...
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SPS 2010 Prerequisite installer keep downloaded files

In SharePoint 2010 there is a prerequisite installer. There are options to install the prerequisites from a local source. That's great, but is it also possible to tell the prerequitiinstaller to ...
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Sharepoint 2010 server farm

Here is my current Sharepoint 2010 setup. I have 3 VM's running on the same server. The 3 VM's are as follows (all Windows 2008 R2) 1) Active Directory server 2) Sharepoint server 3) SQL Server ...
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TFS 2012 - error TF218017 SharePoint site cannot be created

I have an out of the box install (SharePoint and TFS on same box, external SQL server) and when I attempt to create a project I get an error as per the screenshot. I have checked under Central ...
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Cannot install SQL Server (2012) PowerPivot for SharePoint, always fails Sharepoint Version check

Trying to install a fresh install of Sharepoint 2010 (w/ SP1) and SQL Server 2012 PowerPivot for Sharepoint. The prerequisites clearly show that Sharepoint 2010 SP1 is needed, which we have ...
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move sharepoint site from central administration to its own collection

Someone created a site under the Central Administration site collection. I need to move it to its own collection. I tried using Export-SPWeb and Import-SPWeb, but I get the this error: Import-SPWeb ...
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Windows server 2008 r2 sp1 and Sharepoint 2010: Built in web services doesn't work

After fresh install of sharepoint server 2010 on Windows server 2008 r2 sp1 all web services doesn't work. When I try to open for example TokenService if shows me exception: Extension: ...
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SharePoint 2010 Password Change?

Does anyone know of a way to allow password changes via SharePoint's web interface? Either a add on or settings?
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SharePoint 2010 admin and service account requirements?

This technet article http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc263445.aspx describes the accounts required for a SharePoint 2010 installation. I've always followed this and my clients have never ...
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Sharepoint 2010 cannot get to search results page

I am running SharePoint 2010 on a single server set-up. (enterprise I believe). I thought I had search set-up properly, but I cannot get to the search results page. It just throws an internal error, ...
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Configuring SQL Server Agent with domain account still fails to start Agent

I am trying to follow best practices for Sharepoint 2010 installation and SQL Server Agent will not start. My first reference is: Installing SharePoint 2010 using Least Privilege Service Accounts In ...
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How many TFS 2010 Service Accounts for This Topology?

I am a newbie on this stuff. I want to create an environment consist of TFS Server (App&Build), Sharepoint2010, and SQL Server. the TFS server are interacting continuously with three servers : ...
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Sharepoint 2010 critical event 6398

I've just installed SBS 2011 and every 30 minutes this is logged (note: it's a swedish server, this is my translation, might not be phrased identically on english systems): Logname: Application ...
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Active Directory Claims based Authentication error in SharePoint

I am trying to log into a new SharePoint application, which has it's authentication method set to Claims based authentication (CBA). The user I am logging in with is Site collection admin. When trying ...
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Configuring NLB for SharePoint 2010

How can I configure Network Load Balancing for multiple SharePoint 2010 web servers? I googled and binged and there are not many resources I could find on doing this for SharePoint 2010. Can anyone ...
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When integrating SQL Server Reporting Services with SharePoint, does SharePoint have to be installed on the database server that hosts SSRS?

I am configuring SSRS (2008 R2) in SharePoint integrated mode to work with a SharePoint (2010) site that is on another server, do I also have to install SharePoint on the database server that is ...
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Sharepoint and ADL-DS

Can I install SharePoint 2010 on Windows Server 2008 and using the Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services (formerly ADAM) for Authentication and autorization? Do I loose something in ...
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Why does sharepoint claim not enougth disk space for backup when there is lots availalbe?

I'm trying to run the following command: Backup-SPFarm -Directory E:\Backups -BackupMethod full -Verbose However it errors saying there isn't enough disk space... the backup will be about 1.8Gb in ...
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How can I install Sharepoint 2010 and use SQL on a remote server?

I'm installing Sharepoint 2010 for the first time, I want to install it on server A and use a SQL 2008 R2 installation on server B, when I run the Sharepoint installer it automatically installs SQL ...
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Is this server core intallation possible: DC + SQL + Sharepoint 2010?

I would like to setup a test staging virtual server. If at all possible I'd like to use just one virtual machine. These are the software requirements: Windows Server 2008 R2 Domain controller Web ...
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Sharepoint 2010 BLOB Configuration Error: Must declare the scalar variable “@RbsId”

HI, I want to enable BLOB on my sharepoint 2010 portal. Portal has two servers: 1. SQL Server 2008 R2 64bit 2. Front-End Server (Windows 2008 64Bit) I tried steps on this url but when I execute ...
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MySite and MyProfile links missing in SharePoint 2010 for some users

Some users in SharePoint 2010 don't have links in the upper right hand drop down menu for MySite or MyProfile. In Central Admin I have MySite set to allow Read and Create for All Users (Windows) and ...
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Can Sharepoint 2010 server be installed on a stand alone machine? (not part of a domain)

I have two stand alone machines with no domain controllers. One is a dev box with Visual Studio 2010 and the other has windows 2008 installed. Can I use the dev box to develop Sharepoint apps without ...
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changing sharepoint 2010 main page URL

Dears, I want to change my share point (which is installed on windows server 2008 and is an internal site) main page URL to a new one. now this is something like ...
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Integration of SharePoint 2010 with TFS2010

We have performed following steps as of now- Install TFS2010 10.0.30319.1 (RTM) on Windows Server 2008 R2 Enterprise(app tier) SQL 2008 SP1 with Cumulative update 2 on Windows Server 2008 R2 ...
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Problem when trying create new AD sync (SharePoint 2010)

I have a SharePoint 2010 server located on primary domain. When I go to Central Administration Synchronization Connections, and then click create new connection. Without fail I get this error ...
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Sharepoint 2010 is not listing all users from the Active Directory

I have set up a SharePoint 2010 Standard server in a farm configuration with an AD as the backend for authentication. This so far has been working great but I have been noticing quite a few users are ...
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SharePoint 2010 data storage location

Where exactly is SharePoint storing all of the data? I installed the server in the default location but I'd like it to have it save the data on a different drive. The setup did not prompt for any such ...
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SharePoint MySite - Purge newsfeed activity?

After setting up User Profile sync with AD I've noticed that the newsfeed section of each user's MySite is now flooded with lots of random notes detailing changes that have been pulled in about their ...
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Changing Admin Site URL (actually port) - how?

I have a new install of the band new SharePoint 2010. I use host header identified site collections for everything. By default the admin site is on a random port. I would like to move the admin site ...
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Users fail to authenticate into Sharepoint 2010 when there are accent marks in the Lotus Notes user name

I posted this on StackOverflow but was told this is a more appropriate forum. Our Sharepoint users use their email address and Lotus Notes password to log in. This is working just fine except for one ...
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SharePoint Server PowerShell Access Denied

I am running a custom web service on a sharepoint server (2010). My script works fine until I make a call to update a database. I get this error: Exception calling "Update" with "0" argument(s): ...
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Unable to delegate Replicating Directory Changes to a user in AD - option missing from wizard

Disclaimer: I originally asked this over at SharePoint SE, but I figured I'd ask it here too as it's more of an AD problem than a SP specific one. I'm trying to delegate the Replicating Directory ...
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Access deny on Sharepoint 2010 's search service application

We have done migration from Sharepoint 2007 to 2010, configured its Search Service. After that the Search service found default web application setting that was created in first step of 2010 ...
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Can I use a single ADFS server for both office 365 and SharePoint SSO

Can I use a single ADFS server for both office 365 and SharePoint SSO if they use different SSL's and domain names? Enviroment consists of: 2 DC's -- ADFS Server -- ADFS Proxy -- Sharepoint 2010 ...
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Request format unrecognized error in SharePoint 2010 keeps coming back in custom webservice

We have a SharePoint 2010 installation where we installed a custom web service (using a .wsp) from a third party (so no access to the source). After installation everything worked fine. When we ...
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Sharepoint 2010 moving site collection to different database error

I am trying to move a site collection from one content database to another content database. First I used the following PowerShell command: New-SPContentDatabase -Name New_DB -WebApplication ...
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Attaching unique identifier to Sharepoint Metadata lookup fields

Any idea on how we can store unique identifier along with the Metadata on the SharePoint taxonomy? I have stored data coming from CRM database into as Taxonomy Metadata inside SharePoint. These ...
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PowerPivot dashboard no data - Last successful refresh run: The cube has not been processed

I used AutoSPInstaller to install my farm, I then installed PowerPivot 2012 and configured with the following script: # Open PowerShell library from: C:\Program Files\Microsoft SQL ...
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Force incremental crawl

I am plannning a Search Server 2010 and a MS SQL 2012. Can I be sure that when someone updates a record and searches for it immediately after that, the query will return the new record as well? If it ...
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Mail Enabled Sharepoint 2010 Loop Detected

I have setup a small Sharepoint 2010 deployment and it is working fine, for now. I have run through one of the more popular step by step guides to mail enable the install and what I have is internal ...
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Can a SharePoint 2010 enterprise wiki link to a parent site's object?

I am building an Enterprise Wiki in SharePoint 2010 for an IT department with several teams. It looks like our scenario would benefit from using sub-sites for each team that is using the enterprise ...
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Can a SharePoint 2010 server with Office Web Apps interoperate with our SharePoint 2007 farm?

My company isn't ready to migrate SP2007 to SP2010 yet (don't ask). But we need to get Office Web Apps working for some users. Is this at all possible without migrating the whole farm? e.g. can ...
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Is there a way to use Sharepoint 2010 Central Admin to send an email to all connected users to alert about a System Restart?

We have Sharepoint 2010 Server running in a test mode on one of the servers in our intranet (LAN) and I would like to broadcast an email to all connected users if any are currently using Sharepoint. ...
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Saving an MS Office document to SharePoint prompts login

When trying to save a new document directly from the Office 2010 program to a SharePoint 2010 document library the users are prompted to input credentials. So far by adding ntlm-auth settings to ...
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Configuring Outlook Social Connector for SharePoint via Group Policy

Its possible to configure whether the Social functionality of Outlook is enabled or disabled via Group Policy, however, it would be nice to actually setup the SharePoint social connector for Outlook ...
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SharePoint workflow utility

Is there a utility or set of Powershell scripts available for free (or not) that can inspect a SharePoint workflow instance? I'm struggling with a very difficult issue where a SharePoint workflow ...
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Sharepoint Designer 2010 - Lists and Libraries not showing/populating

I was wondering if anyone could give me any information regarding the dependencies for this? I can see the lists just fine within the website. I can load up the sharepoint admin central site in ...
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Running Sharepoint Information Worker Demo Machine on VirtualBox

I'm trying to get the 2010 Information Worker Demonstration and Evaluation Virtual Machine (SP1) https://www.microsoft.com/download/en/details.aspx?displaylang=en&id=27417 working on ...
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How do you clone a sharepoint 2010 front end server and then add the clone to the farm?

We have a SharePoint 2010 farm with one front-end server. This server is a VMWare virtual machine. Let's call it SERVER1. We want to add a new front-end server to this SP farm to enable load ...