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How to make a working copy of a SharePoint 2010 document library?

I'm looking for a way to make a local working copy of a document library placed on SharePoint 2010 server. An approach I keep in mind is similar to the one used in source code management systems like ...
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Automatic Excel list exported from SharePoint not keeping my local data?

hope you can help!? I have set up a table in Excel which does a great job of exporting data from a SharePoint however I have added my own columns to add (local) information to each entry. ie. I am ...
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Having trouble mapping Sharepoint document library as a Network Place

I am using Office 365, Sharepoint Online 2013. Using Internet Explorer these are the steps I have taken: ticked the keep me signed in on the portal.microsoftonline.com page. It redirects me to ...
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“Incompatible Office products are installed on your machine” when opening Office documents or browsing OneDrive or SharePoint Site

I'm running Office 2013 Pro Plus 32-bit (MSI-based) on Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit. When trying to open an Excel, Word, or PowerPoint documents I get this error message: Sorry, we can't perform this ...
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Capture user ID of last updated cell in Sharepoint

I want to track who is changing what values in a spreadsheet I have uploaded to Sharepoint. Is it possible to capture the id of a user who last updated a particular cell?
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“Insert Hyperlink” very slow for documents in a SharePoint library

I'm working in a Word 2010 document from a SharePoint document library. When you use the "Insert Hyperlink" command (or Ctrl+K) to add a hyperlink to text in the document, by default, the Insert ...
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Microsoft Excel Power Query - Manage Queries tab

I'm working with Microsoft Excel 2013 Power Query in combination with the SharePoint Enterprise Power BI add-in. Normally in Excel there should be a button called 'Shared' under the 'Manage Queries' ...
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SPSearch - Unexpected error querying for the IVssWriterCallback interface - 0x80070005

Everytime we run a backup on our SBS 2008 server, all VSS writers but one complete successfully. The one that fails is as follows: Volume Shadow Copy Service error: Unexpected error querying for the ...
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OneDrive for Business - Critical Error when trying to sync files

I've been getting a critical error recently with OneDrive when it attempts to synchronize: I use the OneDrive component mainly to sync with SharePoint files, so this has become very annoying. This ...
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SharePoint online - “open in Explorer” - cannot move file to subfolder - access denied

Windows 8.1, office 365 64bit. It is suggested that webdav is not compatible with 64 Bit office. see ["Although I haven’t tested, my understanding is WebDEV doesn't work for 64-bit Office 2013 ...
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Connect to Outlook button missing from Sharepoint

I am using IE 11 to access a Sharepoint site with a calendar. On IE 10 I could see the option to connect the calendar to Outlook, but on IE 11 this option is missing. On Windows 7, downgrading to IE ...
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Why is sharepoint (onedrive) giving the error “Links to external workbooks are not supported and have been disabled” when there are no external links?

I have tried everything I can think of, and everything the internet has to offer: Find function Go-To Special, Objects - manually inspect each An add-in for finding external links Manually searching ...
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Synchronizing Outlook 2010 Calendar with Sharepoint 2010 website Calendar

How do I synchronize my Outlook 2010 calendar to SharePoint 2010 website? I am able to synchronize SharePoint Calendar into my Outlook calendar but not able to do Outlook Calendar (meetings, Data) ...
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Documents are not visible with Read rights in SharePoint 2013 Document Library

I am using SharePoint Foundation 2013 and I created a DocLibrary with the site collection admin account. I added a .docx file directly in it, but all the users (all in the same SharePoint group) that ...
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Office applications cannot download files from sharepoint

When i try to download and edit (check out) a file from our sharepoint server, the splashscreen for the appropriate office application opens and states that its "Downloading" the file (See picture; ...
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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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Converting date Jan-12 2015 10:51AM to Date format for sharepoint use

I have a date that imports into excel from an external source as Jan-12 2015 10:51AM, but is not a friendly date format for copyinging into sharepoint 2013 datasheet. How do I convert this in excel so ...
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Sharepoint Excel file synchronization

I recently found a problem with Sharepoint and Excel with concurrent changes: Person A created an Excel file with, let say, 2k inputs and uploaded it to Sharepoint with website Person B did not open ...
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Mount SharePoint Online (Office 365) in Linux

We have started using SharePoint Online included with our Office 365 subscription. Our windows users can install software that automatically syncs the Shared Documents from SharePoint to their ...
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Outlook cannot login to Sharepoint

My Outlook 2013 connects to an Office 365 account and handles mails correctly. When I get mails from my co-workers, it shows an exclamation mark claiming that it cannot log in to Sharepoint (yet is ...
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How can I make Firefox automatically fill a username/password form and submit it?

In our staff lounge I have installed a PC with a large TV to display our company notices. The notices are published on an external SharePoint page at head office and displayed in the lounge with ...
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Sharepoint for trouble ticket tracking?

Our main Help Desk (servicing some 50,000 users) is investigating whether to move their main problem tracking system onto a customized Sharepoint application. They are currently using a 7-year-old ...
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How do I bulk replace a hyperlink containing a File:\\ command in excel

I work with Sharepoint 2007 and Excel 2007 In SharePoint I sometimes use a hyperlink with the file command like; (file://\\group.net.dk\sites\S01625\stt\Drawings). This is useful when I want to open ...
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Shortcut to switch MS Office doc from 'read only' to writeable, when already open?

Often I open an office document (via SharePoint) as read-only, only to later realize it needs editing. Is there an easy way to do this from within Office itself? Current workaround is to close ...
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Is it possible to get Norwegian keyboard shortcuts in SharePoint 2013's richtext editor?

In the Norwegian version of Microsoft Office you can use Ctrl+F to get bold text. The English version is Ctrl+B. :) I would like to have Norwegian shortcuts in SharePoint 2013 as well. Is this ...
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How to change Sharepoint admistrator password

I chose not to put this on ServerFault as I am asking it as a user, not a network administrator. I have a Sharepoint server set up at my office and I can log in as admin (System Account). However, I ...
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IE8 Printing Issue - Shrink to Fit is not Shrinking, right side getting hacked

I'm having this problem in a Sharepoint Extranet site. Several long/wide forms and grids are getting their right sides hacked off when printed. In IE7, Shrink to Fit solves this problem. However in ...
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Xcopy or Robocopy from Network folder to SharePoint(2013)

I am trying to copy files from a network folder to a SharePoint folder. I have read/write permissions to the SP folder and can manually upload documents to it. I was able to get the .bat to work 1 ...
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unable to open word document on sharepoint

I am unable to open word document on sharepoint,getting the sad face smiley on clicking the document. Using google.chrome. only getting issue with word document. I am using office 2007. window7 using ...
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SharePoint Calendar Schedule Interval

I need to get the SharePoint Calendar Schedule to display one minute intervals. Is this even possible and if so how can it be done? I see I can do 5 minute intervals but this is not granular enough ...
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Making calculated column fo weeknum in sharepoint 2007

Im using sharepoint 2007, and there is no weeknum function built-in. how can I add calculated column in sharepoint list to show weeknum of date in another column?
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“An error occurred accessing your Microsoft SharePoint Foundation site files” connecting site with SharePoint Designer

I have a SharePoint 2013 environment with 1 AD Server, 1 DB Server and 1 APP Server, with 13 Web Applications running under the SharePoint. Recently I rebuilted the application because of some ...
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We can't install the 64-bit version of office because we found the following 32-bit programs

I have Office 2013 64-bit installed. Never installed any other office version. When I am trying to install Sharepoint Designer 64-bit, I am receiving the error on the title. Tried Sharepoint Designer ...
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Sharepoint 365 list query

Is it possible to make a list in sharepoint 365 where columns only appear when a certain option are selected in a previous column? So when the user selects the option "Fruit" from a drop down box a ...
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removing special characters from entire directory structure

I would like to know whether it is possible to REMOVE special characters recursively in powershell from all files in an entire directory structure? for example if I have a file called: my ...
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Overwrote a file in Sharepoint 2013. How can I recover it?

I did check both Recycle Bins (Stage 1 and 2), and the old version wasn't there. I think this is because I overwrote the file, instead of deleting it. Is there any other place to look? Thanks
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Multiple default views for sharepoint discussion board

Is it possible to have multiple default views for a sharepoint discussion board? I would like to have Subject View default for Top-Level and Threaded View for Discussion. Ticking the Default box ...
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Has anyone managed to install Office Webapps on SharePoint 2010, on Windows 7?

I've installed SharePoint 2010 as a development environment on my Windows 7 x64 environment (notes here) and would like to install Office Web Apps onto it also. However, when trying to install ...
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What tool can I use to allow multiple teams to share files?

I need to work with several teams and need to be able to share requirements and design documents. Most people won't be too technical, so I want to avoid source code tools. The main requirements are: ...
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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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How to save a copy of a folder automatically from sharePoint on a weekly basis?

I need to save a copy of a particular folder present in SharePoint on a weekly basis because the same document is edited and used as new for the next week. As this is done manually, many times fail ...
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Can I populate a Sharepoint calendar with an Outlook shared calendar?

I haven't been able to figure out how to populate the Sharepoint calendar with the shared calendar from the Outlook 2007 accounts connected to Sharepoint. Is this possible, or does the Sharepoint ...
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Automatically convert Moin Moin content to Sharepoint

I have quite a bit of content in a Moin Moin wiki, that I need to move to a Sharepoint wiki. The content is mostly in nested formatted pages with a few files (Word, Excel, and Visio) as attachments. ...
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2 Templates to one SharePoint Library, Default templates

Ok, I'm not a script writer, otherwise I'd have this automated already. I need a quick assist in the most basic steps possible. I have a SharePoint form library using InfoPath based forms. I have a ...
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Sharepoint Gantt chart - default view to always show 'today'?

I have a gantt chart which always defaults to the start of the first bar (earliest point in time) This is very annoying in our dashboard as I can't see where we are on this i.e. it should be dynamic ...
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Files opened in SharePoint Workspace don't sync, but when opened via sharepoint in browser do

I'm working with a client using their Sharepoint site. When I access the site via a web browser I can open, edit and save files fine. Similarly, if I navigate to the SharePoint site in Windows ...
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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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Outlook flashes / flickers after clikcing Open Task button from a SharePoint workflow email notification

I have developed a custom workflow in SharePoint Designer 2010. The workflow runs as expected. I receive the email notification that a task has been assigned to me and the email asks me to click the ...
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Why can I create a remote directory through Windows Explorer, but not from the command prompt?

I'm using Windows 7 and have a remote folder available. Let's call it \\mycompany-portal\somefolder\attachments. I can map a network drive to the folder root, so Z:\ points to \\mycompany-portal. I ...