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Download all files shown in a view

I'd like an easy way for a user to be presented with a view of files in a document library and then download all of the files that are shown in that view. I'm looking at the Virto Sharepoint Bulk ...
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“Sorry, something went wrong” during execution of custom Web part on 2013

I have a custom webpart in Sp 2013 environment over Amazon. This webpart reads a xml file, loads the contents to the SQL Database and then reads the contents from Database and create discussions in a ...
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Granting access for domain users to area, but not forms authenticated users

For our extranet User Portal, there are two types of users: Employees who log into the site via windows authentication Customers who log into the site via forms authentication I'd like to create ...
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Show the first line of Multiple line text column in list view

My client has requested if we can replace the 'View Entries...' text with the first line of the multiple line of text value (or any extract of the text. The below screen shot is off a all items view. ...
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Upgrade existing Site Column in SharePoint-hosted app

My Scenario: I have a SharePoint-hosted app with several Lists, Content Types and Site Columns. Now I would like to add some new choices to an existing Site Column (Choice Field). The Problem: When ...
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Route document from drop off library on submission

Is it possible to route a document from the drop off library immediately after a document has been dragged-and-dropped in? Right now I can set it up so there are no rules and just a library to ...
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Web Part Connection doesn't work on XsltListViewWebPart after closing the Edit Form

After we migrated from SharePoint 2010 to 2013, we are facing a weird issue with a web part connection on XsltListViewWebParts. The Scenario We have implemented a web part which displays a combobox, ...
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Upgrade existing farm to .NET 4.5.1?

I can't find any useful documentation on how to do this. I have 4.5.1 SDK installed on my development environment, but when I create a new sharepoint project I can only select 4.5: Help is much ...
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Problem Starting 2013 Workflow from Powershell

I have a scenario where I need to kick off a 2013 SPD workflow from a powershell script. This should be possible using the StartWorkflowOnListItem method. My script is as follows: Add-PSSnapin ...
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Term driven pages not working when term is more than one word

I am using term driven pages in my Enterprise wiki site and have connected the target page. In the page template I am using the Content Search web part to display items in the wiki site that use the ...
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Why does Sharepoint use multiple identical IDs instead of classes in some cases?

As an example, the search page sidebar, which offers a number of options to narrow your search, includes the following DOM: <div id="unselShortList" class="ms-ref-unsel-shortList"> ...
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Display template javascript array

Have an item display template in SharePoint 2013. The returned property has multiple entries and I'm trying to format them with a pipe between them.Here is the code that I put in the html file. ...
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implementing metadata for document library

We are moving away from folder structure in SP2013, but exactly dont know how to implement the metadata solution. I apologize if this question has been answered before. Honestly I'm short on time to ...
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Customize SharePoint 2013/ Office 365 mobile view

I'm using SharePoint 2013 (Office 365). How can I customize SharePoint's default mobile view (mobile feature enabled)? Especially "_layouts/15/touchapp.aspx". I'd like to add some functionality and ...
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'Cannot find resource for the request' error using REST

I am trying to use REST to copy documents from one place to another. I would ideally like to do this through a SPD 2013 workflow, but have also been trying to use jQuery as well. I have been ...
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Reporting Service Integration mode and Key not valid for use in specified state

I had to uninstall SharePoint Foundation 2013 and reinstall it. What I have done: I uninstalled SharePoint and after that I removed all databases. I reinstalled SharePoint Foundation 2013 and it ...
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how to force sharepoint server 2013 to search part of a word

I am working on SharePoint server 2013. and currently if i want to search for the pages that contain words such as "email configuration" then i need to type the whole 2 words. But if i type ...
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Aggregate Similar Lists from Different Sites in One List

is it possible to aggregate similar lists from different sites in one list so that I can be able to export them as Data Feed and use it in PowerPivot? thanks
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SharePoint 2013 Visual Studio Solution - Adding / Importing site pages into an existing solution

I have an existing Visual Studio solution containing web parts etc. I want to add a set of site pages to the solution, that will be deployed to the 'SitePages' folder of a site collection, when the ...
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Anchor Tags in Sharepoint Search Results

It is planned to create a very long page with much content in our Sharepoint environment (a company manual). This manual will be divided with headings with anchor tags in it, so that you can jump to ...
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How can I navigate through Pages in my App using the OAuth authorization process?

I'm working on a provider-hosted App which has several Sites like Index Manage Users The Users will need to navigate through specific sites in my App. I have a link on the Index Page which goes to ...
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How do I add my Lync contact details visable on Share Point 2013?

I want to add my contact details from Lync to a site on SharePoint 2013. I have seen this done before and would like to use it as a contact for support function. Any ideas on the best and easiest way ...
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Moving SP from dev to production

So I am completely new to SharePoint (and SQL) and I have been tasked with creating a brand new intranet for our company where the dev and production areas were set up before I arrived. I am ...
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Using a calculated column from a lookup list

I am working with SharePoint 2013 at a hosted site (not Office 365). Most of the questions I see when I search relate to including a lookup field in a calculated column. That is not my issue (but it ...
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SSRS 3.0 Reporting on Folder Inside List

How can I create a report that uses a specific folder inside a SharePoint 2013 list as a Data Set?
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Change post sign in screen

So I have a public 365 SharePoint site, and when the "user" signs in it takes them back to the public default page. Is there a way to change this to take the user straight to private content? I find ...
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Move list attachments to document library

Scenario I have a workflow built that runs on a document set. The workflow runs well, but there are some problems that we are encountering regarding having business users submit documents to this ...
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Remove item Content Type from custom list

I have created through Visual Studio a Content Type that inherits from Item and a custom list using this content type. What I would like is to remove the item content type that appears when creating a ...
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Data Source in a connection-string for connecting to SQL Server in Always On Availability configuration

I am writing a custom web-part in SP 2013 environment. We have 3 SQL 2012 servers in Always On Availability group. Where one is Primary and other two are secondary. They are configured for failover ...
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SharePoint 2013 - How to remove content type from library

I accidentally associated a content type to a library, but now realize that it does not need to be apart of this library. I cannot find any setting to remove this content type (not delete it), from ...
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SharePoint 2013 - How to create a custom site map

With SharePoint 2013, How do we create sitemap of a sub site OOTB?
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Display Images from sharepoint library in table

The below code displays the images in the image library Horizontally. But i want to display the first 5 images from my array in the table format. I have attached the output below. Can you please help ...
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How do i replace Quick Launch in SharePoint 2013 with my custom HTML code?

I have created a custom HTML/CSS accordion from the requirements of the site. Now i want to use my html/accordion on all sites, both current and future as default menu. How can i make it so? I am ...
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Unable to acces our SharePoint 2013 site when using vpn

Hi when Im using the Companys computer to login to our SharePoint site im unable to log in. I get the error message that its unable to recognize the user. But when im using my personal computer ...
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How to add AD Group to SharePoint Group using Powershell

I want to create a SharePoint Group named "SomeGroup" and then want to add crossponding Active Directory Group to this SharePoint Group "SomeGroup". I have searched but not found any good example to ...
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Can we share the discussions on the community site or on the disucssion board?

I mean is there any sharepoint feature or a setting to share the discussions.
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Solution deployed to one site collection changes same solution on another site collection

I have two site collections, SC1 and SC2. They both have the same solution deployed on them. The solution was deployed on both via Visual Studio's "Deploy" functionality, changing the the deployment ...
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Set value in web property bag using REST API

I am trying to manage web properties from property bag using REST API. It is pretty straightforward how to get the values var url = "https://site.sharepoint.com/_api/web/allProperties"; $.ajax({ ...
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Sharepoint 2013 bridging apps images lists

I have an employee list on SharePoint and need to store 2 or more different sets of images related to that employee. These image sets are related to the employee but not related to each other, hence ...
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500 internal server error

OK, old story, but event viewer says it is all about Security Token Service yet it is running OK. Account it uses also OK and valid. Resetting IIS and rebooting server did not help. claims-based, ...
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Is there a quick way to change the tile layout for site contents to a list view (like it was in 2010/2007)?

The tile layout is a new style that has been implemented in 2013 for most of the content being surfaced. But it makes it difficult to quickly navigate when you have >25 lists and libraries. It would ...
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Cause/Fix for error: Table SPDistributedCacheCalls_Partition22 has 460587008 bytes that has exceeded the max bytes 460175067

Does anyone have a direct cause, and a solution, for this error occurring in the Event Viewer logs in a SharePoint 2013 farm? Occurs on both WFEs where Distributed Cache is running. Table ...
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-Identity parameter in “Enable-SPFeature”

I just want to confirm -identity parameter in Enable-SPFeature -Identity $parameter -Url $spSiteCollection.Url Powershell command. In $parameter parameter, should we need to provide the ID of feature ...
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How to verify if current user is a SCA (Site Collection Administrator)?

I have a NavBar at my master page that will only be displayed to the SCA (Site Collection Administrators). I'm using jquery SPServices to do that validation, but the only examples that i found suggest ...
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SharePoint 2013 Search Rest API specific document library

How can we search for a specific document library using SharePoint Search through Rest API? We have a couple of document libraries which have thousands of documents with its relevant metadata ...
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Cannot resolve symbol 'GetFile'

I have just created an event receiver to ensure that my colour palette is activated on my 2013 Web application. The below code is what I have inside public class ...
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Search is not working - Reset Cache config

I'm using SharePoint 2013 (only 1 server). When I search something, it does not return anything. As I googled it, I found that this could come from the cache configuration. So I have to clear the ...
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How to check if “State Service application” is installed or not

I want to know by some powershell script if "State Service application" is installed or not? I have some other script to run but before running that script, i want to check if "State Service ...
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Do REST only uses search index to retrieve information / do the data have to be indexed - SharePoint

I know that I can use search REST api to fetch data from SharePoint. But is there a way to get a list without having to index the list? I'm having a problem that search (Continues crawl) is to slow ...
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Link Description crawled property in a display template - SP2013

I am a bit of a noob when it comes to display templates, so please bare with me. I am trying to map the link description from a URL column to my display template. However I have no idea what that ...