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Cant edit excel file in Sharepoint because it has Comments, Shapes, or other objects

I have an excel sheet in a Sharepoint which is no longer editable in browser because Sharepoint complains that there are "Comments, Shapes, or other objects" and that is apparently not supported. I'm ...
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How to connect to Sharepoint files directory via some software resembling WinSCP or SmartFTP

I need to download around 2000 files from a Sharepoint website and it is gonna take me ages to do that by downloading files one by one when I connect to website via some web browser... I would prefer ...
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not able to open shared folder in my PC

I shared my folders in my PC. When I am trying to check it with my computer in network - \Kapil My PC name: \Kapil its giving me an error: "Please check the spelling of the name or there might be a ...
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Why don't the keyboard shortcuts (e.g. hotkeys like Ctrl-C) work in a SharePoint rich-text field?

I use SharePoint 2010 via Internet Explorer 8 on Windows XP. I have a standard input mask for a task consisting of text fields, rich-text fields et al. In text fields, I can use keyboard shortcuts ...
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Batch File to xcopy multiple files from web server to share drive

I am trying to copy a group of files from a folder on my SharePoint site to a network share folder for manipulation "off-line". I am new to xcopy and batch files so trying to teach myself with ...
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Open Sharepoint link in Explorer

I have a Sharepoint URL starting with http://. Whether I type it into Windows` Run command or use start ... on the command line, the URL will be opened in the browser. However, in Sharepoint itself ...
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Powershell: The local farm is not accessible. Cmdlets with FeatureDependencyId are not registered

I am trying to run a PowerShell script from a windows batch file. This is a SharePoint related script that uses Import-SPData. This works without any issue when using USERA's login. However, if I try ...
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Default SA password of SQL Server automatically installed by SharePoint Server 2010 setup

I installed SharePoint server 2010 recently on a test server. It was installed in standalone mode. After the installation, I realized that it had installed SQL Server Express 2008 (10.0.2531.0) ...
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Sharepoint Permission Issue

I fairly new to sharepoint and I'm having trouble wrapping my head around administering this content management system. I've been handed this task for a small company that has it setup on a server, if ...
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Sharepoint/TFS Portals dropdown

Is it possible to restrict the list of portals that show in the "Portals" dropdown on a TFS2012/SP2010 integrated site? I have one TFS box that is hosting multiple collections, but not all users ...
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Best way to share an Access database

A company who I admin for is looking to create a database for vendors to be able to access their trackers to follow the progress of their projects. I want to build the database in access, but my ...
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Excel file is locked by another user on sharepoint and he is not at work and none is able to edit it

as this user is not available now we cant wait until the person comes and need to release the lock immediately for others use. This file is used by many and one user locking it for edit and leaving ...
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What SharePoint permission governs whether you can make list a template?

SharePoint is telling me I don't have permission to save a list as a template, although I have Full Control and Design permissions for the list the list is on. I know I'm logged in. It even tells me ...
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Open Word document from SharePoint as Read Only via Windows Explorer

I have Windows Explorer configured to point at a couple of directories from SharePoint: https://teams/projects/myproject/ProjectDocuments https://teams/projects/myproject/SharedDocuments ...
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RPC server is unavailable while configuring sharepoint 2010

i tried to install SP2010 on my system which it has this situation...i join to the domain with wifi and im installing SP2010 on VMware workstation...i installed it and everything went well but when i ...
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Importing data from database into Excel Web Services with parametres

I need to enable people to import the data they need from an SQL Server database into Excel Web Services in SharePoint. They should be able to choose certain parametres for the query. So, for example, ...
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Remove metadata from Office documents stored in SharePoint [duplicate]

Can anyone suggest a way of removing metadata, en masse, from Word and Excel documents that are stored in SharePoint 2010? There are several thousand documents, each in their own folder (don't ...
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I only have Office 2013. How do I access a Sharepoint 2010 Workspace?

When I only have Office 2013 available to me, is there still a way to sync with a Sharepoint 2010 Workspace for offline access? e.g. will skydrive pro work with a Sharepoint 2010 Workspace? Or is ...
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Automatically load new InfoPath template

I am using InfoPath 2010 with SharePoint. I created an InfoPath form template which I published in a SharePoint library. I can then create new documents or edit documents by clicking on "Add new ...
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How can I view a list of ALL documents in ALL Document Libraries in Sharepoint 2010?

I would like to view a list of ALL documents in ALL Document Libraries in Sharepoint 2010. The reason I would like to do this is because I need to review the documents that have been changed in the ...
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How to make Internet Explorer automatically login in a certain domain

In IE, when I want to access a SharePoint site, I'm asked for username/password (obviously). Is there a way to make IE know that, when I access a domain XXX, it should use certain credentials? Even ...
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Problems opening sharepoint document, checked out, but opening from temp folder instead

A user at work has a problem with Office 2010 and IE 9 against Sharepoint 2010. Whenever the user clicks on a Word file (.docx) on Sharepoint, he first gets the normal dialog asking whether to open ...
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Excel file links through SharePoint

I'm working for a small company which manages it's knowledge throughout Excel files. Some of the files contain data from other files, for example our orders file contains products that are saved in ...
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cut and paste documents between sharepoint portals

I am trying to cut and paste documents/files between share point portals in windows explorer view. Its not allowing me to do it. Is it a bug or any setting I can get it to work? thanks in advance.
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How to add Sharepoint Powershell to Console2

Salvete! I want to add the Powershell Console for Sharepoint to the tablist in Console2. I already have plain Powershell, but I want the Sharepoint Powershell snapin added automatically. If I look ...
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Migrating a document store from SVN to Sharepoint10

I work for a large organisation that has had a somewhat fragmented approach to document / knowledge management. This is now changing and we have been mandated to move to Office 365 and the use of ...
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SharePoint 365 / Office 365 helpdesk template

I want to use my current Sharepoint 365 for handling helpdesk tickets. I want a really basic helpdesk utility. I tried to install some applications templates and I couldn't. I found that Office 365 ...
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How to rename top level site URL in SharePoint server?

How can I rename the top level site URL website name in SharePoint server 2010? moss10/my/personal/ PS /SitePages/Home.aspx Website name: PS How change PS to PSSOFT?
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Machine roles for server topology SP2010

I have two machines, both 2.4 GHz quad core machines. One has 4GB RAM, the other 8GB RAM. Which server should be Web Front End, which should be Database server?
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Sharing a Access Database on the web not using Sharepoint?

Is there any other way to have an Access Database shared on the web but not using Sharepoint? I have been looking to figure out if this is a possibility or not. Thanks for your help
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Assembling Word Doc using Data from Excel- MS Office 2010

I have a questionnaire that users complete. It is in Excel. After users complete the questionnaire I would like to be able to generate a Word document that contains their answers. For example "The ...
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SP2010 list connected to Outlook 2010 — why the password prompt?

I use Outlook 2010 on a domain-joined workstation. It doesn't typically prompt me for credentials, but rather my domain credentials are used. I connected a SP2010 list to Outlook 2010: Browse to ...
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DNS / Sharepoint requires username and password

I have a server running Sharepoint 2010 called dc03. When I enter the url: http://dc03 in Internet Explorer, then everything is fine, and I am logged in. I created an A DNS record pointing ...
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Microsoft 2010 Information Worker Demonstration Virtual Machine on VirtualBox?

Since I'm looking to improve my Sharepoint knowledge, I downloaded the 2010 Information Worker Demonstration and Evaluation Virtual Machine (SP1) from Microsoft ...
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Windows HPC Server 2008 R2 + Sharepoint Server 2010 aren't compatible?

I'm a student, and I need to setup a Sharepoint server (in order to make it easier to collaborate on a group assignment over the holidays). Through MSDNAA I've got copies of Windows HPC Server 2008 R2 ...
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Sharepoint 2010 opening non-office documents needs Widows SharePoint Services compatible app

We have documents stored in a SharePoint 2010 site. When people trying to open non-Office documents, like PDFs and JPGs, they get a message "The document could not be opened for editing. A Windows ...
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Custom forms in Sharepoint with MS SQL Server as Backend. Is it possible?

We're evaluating using SharePoint 2010 as our project management tool. Specifically, the system needs to satisfy the following: Discussion groups Project management (simple issue tracking, no ...
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Printing Infopath form 2010(.xml) in Sharepoint 2010

My question is related to printing an Infopath 2010 form in Sharepoint 2010.I designed an Infopath 2010 form in Infopath Designer 2010 and published it to a form library in Sharepoint 2010.The end ...
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Security concerns with virtual server as opposed to a dedicated server?

We're looking into having an extranet for SharePoint 2010 on a hosted server. Aside from sharing the resources of the physical server, are there any concerns, especially about security, in using a ...
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Why can't I delete groups in Sharepoint Foundation 2010?

I have a test group I created in SharePoint that I want to delete (I'm the only user in the group). In the "People and Groups: All Groups" screen I click the edit icon next to the group and then click ...
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Migrating SharePoint 2007 Task List To SharePoint 2010

I have a standard task list in SharePoint 2007, which is hosted by a third party. I cannot do an in-place upgrade on the 2007 instance. I have a locally hosted and running SharePoint 2010 instance. ...
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Sharepoint minimum hard disk, RAM, processor requirment

I am fed up with Sharepoint. After much effort i installed Windows 7 (64 bit) for my desktop. Now when i see the Sharepoint Server 2010 requirements, it has a unpractical requirement of 80 GB free on ...