Who says you can’t change URL for list or document library in Sharepoint?

Normally, we can rename the list or document library in Sharepoint CMS but from the admin panel we can’t change the url. Renaming the list doesn’t confirm that the corresponding url is also changed, the url will remain same. The easier way is to copy this list template and create a new list with it, then delete old one. But there is a problem, modified date will be changed in this procedure. Also converting such files into template is not possible, unfortunately. In that case you have to upload all the files again in the new document library.   We […]

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When edit page is disabled for any sharepoint page

Sometimes you may see your edit page menu is disabled for some sharepoint site page. It may happens if someone check out that page and didn’t publish. In that case it’s good idea to not touch that page until you are sure that this page is still not being edited and he published the required version. Otherwise you will be totaled :p In this case, you have to: Click on Site Actions => Show Page Editing toolbar You will see editing toolbar. From Page menu click on override check out. Then you can edit this page and publish when you […]

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How to copy a list using list template in sharepoint?

When we need to move a large list to another sharepoint site, it is really boring to create a new one. So we can copy this list template and upload it to the new site where we need it. Follow the instruction to do it? Go to Site Actions => View all site content Go to old list Go to List settings: Settings => List Settings Under Permission  and Management click “Save list as template” Give name, title and description Press OK. Go to list template gallery where you can see all available list templates Now you have to upload […]

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How to copy a web part in Sharepoint?

Sometimes we need to copy a webpart in sharepoint rather than creating one. It’s because you may not have time to create one or you can’t do it. So, it’s better idea to copy a web part and change required parameters. Follow the procedure: Click on web part menus Click on Export to export the webpart Go to Site Actions => Site Settings => Modify All Site Settings (Where you want to upload this web part) Under Gallery headings click on Web Parts. You will see a list of available webparts here. Click on Upload to upload your exported webpart. […]

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