SharePoint 2010 Service Pack 2 breaking scripts using SPServices / jquery

Problem: We have some scripts that use jQuery Library for SharePoint Web Services. After installing Service Pack 2 for SharePoint 2010, several of the scripts stopped working. Cause: We found that the script renamed the form control titles if the field was a mandatory field. For example: If you have a required /mandatory field called […]

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User PowerShell to compare whether two arrays are exactly the same

Requirement Compare two arrays in PowerShell to determine if both are exactly this same. This code was used in my script to find document libraries that inherited permissions from the site level.  With a server side script, you could do this easily with the HasUniqueRoleAssignments property. Not so easy when using SharePoint Web Service. Solution […]

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InfoPath 2013 incompatible with SharePoint Designer 2010

Problem You have InfoPath 2013 running on your computer. When you try to customize an InfoPath form template from a workflow in SharePoint Designer 2010, nothing happens. The form does not open in InfoPath. Work-around Install InfoPath 2010 along-side your Office 2013 installation and restart SharePoint Designer. Your form should now open in InfoPath 2010.

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Re-assign a workflow task that is not assigned to you

Requirement Allow certain users to re-assign workflow tasks in SharePoint. Challenge SharePoint by default only allows the assignee to re-assign the task. If you try to re-assign a task that is not assigned to you, you get the following message: Task update was not accepted. To edit a task associated with a workflow task process, […]

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