Archives by Tag 'Solutions'

Solution to stop unecessary calls to SharePoint Server from Microsoft Office applications

By Namwar Rizvi - Last updated: Saturday, October 8, 2016

Published Links are the addresses of SharePoint sites/libraries which are available to user as a destination to save the document from Office Application. User can add additional sites/libraries by clicking on Connect To Office button on SharePoint Document Library ribbon. Microsoft Office Applications e.g. Word and Excel try to sync information for all Published Links of SharePoint […]

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Solution for viewing HTML files in browser from SharePoint Document Library

By Namwar Rizvi - Last updated: Sunday, March 25, 2012

In SharePoint 2010 document library, if you click on a file with .html extension, you will notice that browser will open Save File dialogue box. This behaviour stops you to view HTML files directly in browser from document library and some times it is very annoying. To resolve it and view HTML files in browser, […]

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Solution: The Taxonomy feature (Feature ID “73EF14B1-13A9-416b-A9B5-ECECA2B0604C”) has not been activated

By Namwar Rizvi - Last updated: Thursday, July 21, 2011

If you are trying to add a Managed Metadata type column and getting “The Taxonomy feature (Feature ID “73EF14B1-13A9-416b-A9B5-ECECA2B0604C”) has not been activated” error then here is the quickest way to enable the required feature by using following PowerShell cmdlet: Enable-SPFeature -id “73EF14B1-13A9-416b-A9B5-ECECA2B0604C” -url “YourSiteUrl”          

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HTML Field Control versus Content Editor Web Part

By Namwar Rizvi - Last updated: Sunday, April 3, 2011

Normally, people feel strong temptation to use Content Editor Web Part (CEWP) whenever they need to display HTML content on a SharePoint page. There is nothing wrong in using CEWP as far as you know when to use it and what are the alternatives. Most of the time CEWP performs as needed but there are some scenarios where we […]

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Solution for JavaScript Error on Search Results Page in SharePoint

By Namwar Rizvi - Last updated: Tuesday, August 24, 2010

This article provides the solution for the object expected error on SharePoint Search Results page.

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How to generate a valid SharePoint FileName

By Namwar Rizvi - Last updated: Thursday, June 17, 2010

How to generate a valid SharePoint FileName. I have created a utility function to convert a given string to a valid SharePoint filename. This function is valid for SharePoint 2003, 2007 and 2010.

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How to solve never ending "Sleeping for 10 seconds" upgrade message of SharePoint

By Namwar Rizvi - Last updated: Sunday, June 13, 2010

Here is the solution to solve never ending “Sleeping for 10 seconds” upgrade message of SharePoint

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How to create a general purpose Search Results ticker in SharePoint by jQuery

By Namwar Rizvi - Last updated: Saturday, May 22, 2010

Here is the quickest way to create search results ticker in SharePoint by using jQuery and jCarousel Lite. Just copy paste the code and your ticker is ready.

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Solution for Zero Byte SharePoint 2010 Log files

By Namwar Rizvi - Last updated: Monday, April 5, 2010

Solution for Zero Byte SharePoint 2010 Log files

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How to solve Missing Server Side Dependencies – 8d6034c4-a416-e535-281a-6b714894e1aa Error?

By Namwar Rizvi - Last updated: Sunday, April 4, 2010

Here is the solution to solve “Missing Server Side Dependencies – 8d6034c4-a416-e535-281a-6b714894e1aa” error in SharePoint 2010 Beta

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