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Moving WSS sites to a new SharePoint 2010 Foundation server

This existing question helps but it doesn't answer all my questions. I have WSS 3 running on Server1 (Server 2003) and its database is DBServer1 (SQL 2008). I have installed SharePoint 2010 ...
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Where is a list of SharePoint 2010 wiki improvements?

Do you know where there is a list of SharePoint 2010 wiki improvements? I'm really hoping they added something equivalent to wikipedia categories -- so we can throw a category marker such as ...
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SharePoint 2010 Search Error 0x800703fa

We have migrated from SharePoint 2007 to 2010. Everything appears to be working correctly except for an intermitent error with search. Occastionally search results will crash for all of our sites ...
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Unable to use “Manage Content and Structure” after removing Project server form the SharePoint farm

We're no longer using Office Project Server, and I've removed it from the farm in which it was installed. However, now that it's been removed, I am unable to access the "Manage Content and Structure" ...
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How to find which template is used for a site or a page in SharePoint

How/where can I find the template used for a SharePoint site or page. I have a page I want to resemble, but I don't know where to find the template for that page and site?
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Adding users to a group in a Forest trusted Domain

I am doing a cross forest migration for DC-A to DC-Z. on DC-A there's a sharepoint 2007 and I would like migrated users on Forest -Z to access Sharepoint on Forest - A. What I have done so far is ...
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ISA as reverse proxy for multiple SharePoint servers

I am trying to setup ISA to act as a reverse proxy for multiple SharePoint servers - the redirection to the correct server should be done by a predefined url fragment as follows: ...
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Sharepoint Document Library not receiving emails

I have created a SharePoint document library which has email enabled. However, when I send email to the designated email address, I don't receive the email & attachment in the list. I have done ...
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Can't successfully run Sharepoint Foundation 2010 first time configuration

I'm trying to run the non-GUI version of configuration wizard using power shell because I would like to set config and admin database names. GUI wizard doesn't give you all possible options for ...
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WSS Search fills 10 GB limit on SBS server 2011

I've got a SBS Server 2011 Standard SP1 that isn't very busy. 2 Users local and 2 remote. We have sharepoint that has maybe a dozen small documents at most. I've just started getting the following ...
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Excel file has disappeared from sharepoint document library

Two days ago an excel came up missing from a document library. This document library only had this file and nows it's gone. When I go to All Site Content->Document Librarys it shows that there is ...
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SharePoint 2010 Server Configuration Error -> “Cannot connect to database master”

I recieve the following error when I try to configure SharePoint 2010 Server: "Cannot connect to the database master at SQL server at [computer.domain]. The database might not exist, or the current ...
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SharePoint 2013 Active Directory Group not working

Just setup a new 2013 SharePoint...Put a handful of users in an AD group that was then put in the SP site members group. Works perfect for most people, but some are getting access denied messages to ...
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Error “403 Forbidden” on Sharepoint Search Settings Page

Hello I thought I had solved this nightmare by re-entering the values in my SSP properties set up, however accessing the Search Settings page error has reared it ugly head again. Now all solutions ...
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sharepoint 2013 user profile sync permissions problems

I’m trying to stand up a new SharePoint 2013 farm. I've got an issue where we aren't syncing all of the user properties between sharepoint and AD, and it’s the email properties in particular that I’m ...
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Configure Nagios to read from SharePoint Online list

I have a SharePoint Online list with domains and the dates on which they expire. I would like to be able to configure Nagios (Centreon 2.1.6) to read the expiry date of a domain from the list and ...
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creating site collections using SharePoint management shell 2013

I am creating Site Collections for Testing SharePoint. I am using Host Named Site Collection to do that instead of the path based site collection addressing. For that Got a reference to the HNSC ...
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Access Denied Error in PagesListCPVEventReceiver post SharePoint SP2 upgrade

I am seeing the following errors from one of the SharePoint Web Front Ends after the SP2 upgrade. Has anyone else seen this error or a solution? Event Type: Error Event Source: Windows SharePoint ...
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UNC access to TFS SharePoint doesn't work

We are using TFS2010 with the SharePoint document portal. We are trying to access the files in SharePoint using UNC paths (e.g. \\tfs2010\sites\DefaultCollection\MyProject) and it just plain doesn't ...
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can't add sharepoint users from trusted domain

I have a very strange problem with our Sharepoint 2007 implementation. I went in today to grant access to a user and was greeted with "The user does not exist or is not unique." Let me start off by ...
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A sharepoint solution cannot be removed when a job is scheduled or running

I've been trying to remove my solution from Sharepoint 2007 but getting an error on the Central Admin page and when I do stsadm -o deletesolution -name MySolution.wsp -override from command line ...
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Sendmail internal relay to sharepoint 2013

We have a sendmail server which we use for all of our automatic/service accounts to be alerted. This sendmail domain is different from our exchange servers. For example server maintenance or ...
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Project Server 2010 site creation - the database connection string is not available

I am trying to get Project Server 2010 up and running on a Win Server 2008 box. I've got Sharepoint 2010 installed and Project Server 2010 installed. I open SharePoint Central Administration, then I ...
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Common document library between two SharePoint sites

Here's what I'm trying to accomplish: Our organization maintains a sharepoint site for our clients, and sometimes we have situations where different clients (with distinct sharepoint sites on the ...
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A free WebDAV client for Windows?

I'd like to copy files from a network drive to a SharePoint site (perhaps as a mapped drive). What's a good client to do so? Obviously Windows (XP) Explorer is bad, I'm trying RichCopy at the ...
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SharePoint 2013 App Installation Service Timer Job Missing

I've got a SharePoint 2013 Development server that is having issues installing applications developed within Visual Studio 2013. When attempting to install, the job just continues to run and never ...
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restore content database in sharepoint server 2007

I have a site collection set up at web app running at port 80. I have made the backup of the site collection content db using stsadm.exe tool. Now, I want to restore that backup as a new content db of ...
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SharePoint link to Cognos TM1 Server causes 403

We have a strange issue where a direct link from SharePoint to a Cognos TM1 URL causes a 403, however if we refresh or paste-in the link directly it works. The cause might be related to the leading ...
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Change companyweb to intranet.companyname.com

We're having issues with a sister company that has an SBS 2011 Standard server on site on a separate domain to ours - they have problems editing documents via SharePoint, whereas my manager can get in ...
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Sharepoint Drive Mapping, The network name cannot be found

Over the weekend the UPS that controls our core switch decided to die, after sorting everything out Monday morning I have been left with a problem I just can't get to the bottom of. We can no longer ...
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Windows Hosts DNS query for _ldap._tcp.domaincontroller, is this normal?

To make this easier to wrap my head around, here's what I'm using in my examples: deecee = my domain controller dctoo = another domain controller internal.foo.bar = the full DNSDomainName of ...
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SQL Server Express and SharePoint

We have a client that would like to use SQL Server Express with SharePoint instead of forking out a minimum or $7000 for SQL Standard. I know SQL Standard is the best option here, but the price tag is ...
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Log into a second SharePoint Farm using credentials from the first farm

After log shipping the content databases from SharePoint 2013 to a second farm and having everything working fine . My question is how can users log on to the SharePoint on the second farm using the ...
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Can I Map a Network Drive on a server to itself (SharePoint Server)?

I'm running a Windows 2012 64bit Server R2, computer name server-01, and I want to map a network drive to a path located on the same server. (This is needed for SharePoint 2013 development.) ...
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Ping not answered to hyper-v vw machine and not remote desktop

I got three vhdx files. One for SQL-server, one for AD and the other one is SharePoint. Inside Hypver-v manager, I created three Virutal Machines for those three vhdx files and chose same Internal ...
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SP_UsageAndHealth Database, What Is It and Can I Shrink It?

I have a SharePoint 2013 server whose SP_UsageAndHealth database started growing out of control this morning. It's grown from about 50GB to a terrabyte and a half in the space of a couple of hours. ...
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HTTP/1.1 200 OK with Share Point Server 2010

i have installed the Share Point Server 2010 on our server. The problem is: If i go to the website, were I expect to see the sharepoint site, I get the following message: HTTP/1.1 200 OK Server: ...
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ADFS without domain

Is it possible to run a ADFS 2.0 without connecting the server to a domain? We are using Shibboleth as claims provider, so we actually don't need active directory here. We manage to setup the ADFS ...
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AD Migration and SharePoint configuration

i have a SharePoint 2010 and o365 (AD Synchronized) account. And some guys are working on the migration process from 2010 to o365. At the same time, I'm migrating users to the new domain but all ...
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Security considerations for AD one way trust from DMZ to corporate LAN

I am a Sharepoint developer and have been asked to deploy a Sharepoint server within a DMZ which will be accessed from a corporate LAN. Currently the DMZ has public IP's (which are protected by a ...
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O365 - Separate topologies

Let's say we have three domains: domaina.com, domainb.com and domainc.com. They have no trust between them. Initial situation Domain A: Active Directory with 2008 R2 & Exchange 2013 Domain B: ...
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Authentication issues using NTLM, SSL, and SharePoint

I am currently experiencing problems with authentication on a SharePoint site. Routinely, user accounts(only one or so at a time) will be locked out and they will get 401 unauthorized errors. The ...
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Activating Sharepoint Server Publishing Infrastructure returns “Column Limit Exceeded”

I am getting the following error when attempting to activate the Sharepoint Server Publishing Infrastructure. There are only about 140 columns defined in the entire site collection. I had previously ...
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WSSTRACING.EXE High CPU

I've got a SharePoint 2013 Enterprise Server running on Windows Server 2008 R2 Its CPU load goes high and stays up, the process causing the high cpu usage is wsstracing.exe. checking the logs using ...
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Sharepoint tagging like serverfault?

Does a Sharepoint plug-in / add-in exist that will support serverfault-style tagging for documents? Key features: Users can add their own tags just by typing them Autocompletion whilst typing shows ...
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Creating multiple tags for a document in SharePoint 2007

I'm creating a document library and was hoping to add a Tags column to the main view. I'm having trouble figuring out how to make it actually work like a normal Keyword or Tag should. A document ...
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Distributed Cache Service in SharePoint - what SharePoint features/roles are dependent on it?

Can somebody explain me if Distributed Cache Service in SharePoint Server 2013 are required part of SharePoint deployments from Microsoft point of view? Any other features or SharePoint deployment ...
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How can I tell what version of SharePoint a site is using, from the outside?

how can I tell what version of SharePoint a site is using, without being able to see the admin panel? Is there anything, perhaps in the source of the pages, that would give me a clue?
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Can I use Powershell script on Win8 machine to copy files from xxx.sharepoint.com?

I am confused if my request is possible. The company I work for uses Office 365 and they gave us Sharepoint. We access SP by going to xxx.sharepoint.com on the Internet. I am thinking of writing a ...