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How to remove a user completely from a SharePoint 2013 site collection?

When i tried to remove a user completely from a site collection(Went to Site Groups--> groupId=0 and removed the user), the user got deleted from all the groups but he is still possessing permissions ...
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How to know the number of AD Users or Sharepoint Users from Outside the servers

I have a weird requirement, I am currently working for a hosting company, and we have built some sharepoint 2 tier farms. Basically we want to sell these sharepoint images(installations) as a ...
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An unexpected error has occurred. when creating a new site collection

I am working on SharePoint server 2013, and i created a new web application, then i try to create a new site collection at the root of the web application, and i chose the Team Site template.. now ...
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Specifying my disaster recovery and backup policy for sharepoint 2013

I have the following inside our live server:- we have SharePoint server 2013 with enterprise license. the SharePoint is installed inside windows server 2008 R2. we have our sql server 2008 R2 ...
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Create calculated field in Visual Studio Community 2015

I need some help creating a calculated field which includes div styles in the formula. I created a list as part of a project in Visual Studio and now I'm creating all the necessary columns including ...
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The search service is not able to connect to the machine that hosts the administration component

I have configured SharePoint Foundation 2013 farm and created Search Service Application through the Central Administration Configuration Wizard by deleting the previous created Search Service ...
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this.get_context is not a function in PeopleManager

I already have read this and this post, but it didn't solve my problem. Every call on my PeopleManager throws the error Uncaught TypeError: this.get_context is not a function(…). Code: ...
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How to retrieve all folders in a document library using java script or spservices

I have created one document library,in that library i created some folders. How can i retrieve all folders in a particular doc lib using java script.Any ideas?
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Workflow fails to write REST call to Workflow History as log

I am trying to start a workflow from a Sharepoint Designer 2013 workflow via the REST API, and am logging to the Workflow History list in order to debug it. Trying to log the following string, ...
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AJAX/Rest only returning 100 items instead of full list

On an onchange event on a select box (filtered lookup column where the value is the item ID) i make an AJAX call to auto fill certain fields on a form. This works great except for it only returns 100 ...
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Set alternate languages with JSOM

I am creating SharePoint 2013 sites using JavaScript (JSOM). I want to set alternate languages (languages already installed in farm) with JSOM, is it possible?
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NotifyHandler: email messages not catched for FBA users

I wrote a simple NotifyHandler to change the url in mail messages sent to external people. The SP site is 2013 and has 2 frontend, a intranet one with integrated windows authentication accessible ...
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Can I filter a search result by result source directly in the search box? (SP 2013)

I'm looking to create a searchString for a search box that limits the results by a result source I've made. Just like you would filter by a managed property. Eg.: {search center url}?k=Author:w16375. ...
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SharePoint 2013 permissions popup

Is there any way for when clicking on a link with restricted permissions to display a popup advising restricted access / "You do not have permissions" message rather than going to the system page that ...
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How to check out current item in Nintex reusable site collection workflow SharePoint 2013? [on hold]

I am trying to create a site collection reusable workflow in Nintex. I have requirement to check out document using workflow. So I add check out item action, and open it to configure it. It has two ...
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Error message when I try to create a list from a custom template (Sharepoint 2013)

I want to copy a SharePoint list. I saved the list as a template. I went to add app, and choose the template I saved. This is when I get an error message. Sorry, something went wrong
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REST api for search access point

Just getting into REST and have used the web access point to read information from a list. For example https://{site url}/_api/web/Lists/GetByTitle('ListName')/items?$filter=OData__dlc_DocId eq ...
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SP13: Search Results from Document Library

I think I am making this harder than it is, but I cannot seem to wrap my head around the proper steps. I have found a lot of ways to make this happen, but I am still confused. Scenario: So, the ...
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SP.ClientContext.Load suddenly throwing uncaught TypeError?

I am trying to start a workflow from JSOM. I just had it working fine, and then I had to change some of the other code in the JavaScript file that is unrelated to the client context or executing ...
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How to change the database for usage and health data collection service

how to change the the database for usage and health data collection service in sharepoint 2013, now its database size is 50 GB and i want to change the database size.
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SSRS report issue inside of SharePoint 2013 reports

Win7, IE11, SP2013, SQL12, and SSRS the Printer Icon never renders for users to print a report? Have updated the ReportViewer dll, SP1 for SP2013, SP1 for SqlServer with cumulative patch 8 applied. ...
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Search Schema - An unknown error nhas occurred

Has anyone encountered this before? I see this post from 6 months ago, but my post to the question was deleted by a mod before I could find out if the OP had resolved his problem. How can I recover ...
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Change SharePoint group owner with Powershell to a SharePoint group

I have this PS script to change the group owner of a SharePoint group to a domain user. I would like to use this script to change it to an existing SharePoint group. The current script only allows ...
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my sharepoint farm stop working after applying a hot fix (KB 3114508)

I have a SharePoint server 2013, with build number 15.0.4763.1000, now our system admins install windows security updates each month on our servers, and seems one of the updates named MS16-004 caused ...
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Javascript popup

I am using the below code to create a pop for pages. When you right click and select print preview, the preview is of the page behind the pop up as well as the pop. Is it possible to just preview ...
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Where can I host oData web services in SharePoint 2013

I can create soap and wcf rest web services and put them in ISAPI folder to host them, and SharePoint host them for me. Now I want to develop some custom oData services, how can I host them in ...
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How to remove a deployed ElementManifest in a feature version

How do I remove deployed feature elements using a feature-version? i.e. given: <Feature Title="Some functionality" Id="cae1f65d-0365-42e9-9907-356c7983e902" Scope="Site"> ...
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freeze header or sticky header on website sp 2013

I am working on SP2013 & I want to apply freeze header or sticky header in my site. I have tried spoodoo header but it doesn't work. Can anyone give me idea how to get output? I have tried to ...
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Problems with SharePoint DelegateControl

We have created a Delegated control for People Picker. Implementation Details: We have a ascx control which is using jquery Select2 plugin. This control is calling some webservice to get details. ...
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manage views in Document library having folder structure

we are having a document library in SharePoint 2013, with multiple folders(having main folder->inside another folder->inside another folder->inside having documents), at the folder level's we are able ...
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Where does a document library description appear in 2013?

I wrote this document library description in 2007 but now we're on 2013 it doesn't seem to appear? Where would the users see this library description?
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Missing Namespace with Office

I am trying to develop a custom solution that makes use of the Word Automation Service but I keep running into a snag. The reference article I am following says that I need to make use of the ...
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SPLimitedWebPartManager.Dispose() vs SPLimitedWebPartManager.Web.Dispose()

SPLimitedWebPartManager references SPWeb object internally and implements IDisposable interface, therefore we need to dispose it explicitly. As I understand, we need to dispose its internal SPweb ...
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Can't apply filter [ME] to person field updated by CSOM

I create calendar item and add user field value by SharePoint CSOM. Item successfully created but I can't apply [ME] filter to person field. Returned no results. But if I open item to edit and save ...
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Change the language of the form data upon on selection of choice field

I have a list with a choice column that shows two values English and Spanish if Spanish is selected then the content below the form say "Hi this form is customized" should be translated Spanish ...
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SharePoint Migration 2013

What steps do I need to take with Active Directory while SharePoint Migration2013 Process at enterprise level? If it is Content DB method? If it is using any third party tool?
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get imageurl from picture library linked to lookup column in list

I have list called "Employee" and it has lookup column called as "City". This lookup column is Connected to Picture libraray. I wish to retrieve imageurl from it. How to achieve it. I tried this so ...
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REST list of built in columns for $select

I'm just getting into using REST calls to work with SharePoint 2013. The first challenge I'm facing is know which columns I can retrieve using $select and which ones need to be expanded. For example ...
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Deploying Master Page to Site Collection Level using Feature Receiver Sharepoint 2013

I am getting an access denied error while deploying the custom master page,feature reciever to the Site collection. How ever when scoped to web it works fine.
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Ending a Nintex workflow using JavaScript [closed]

Hopefully someone has an answer out there and I am just unable to find it. My question is: Is there a way to end a Nintex workflow (on a list item) through the use of JavaScript? Points I've come ...
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Global workflows will not work well on a restored site collection

I have a site collection of type team site inside my SharePoint server 2013, where inside this site collection I did the following:- I publish a workflow globally, using SharePoint designer 2013. I ...
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SharePoint 2013 WCF giving error, “Server Error in '/' Application. Configuration Error”

I am creating sharepoint hosted WCF. And I have created is as mentioned in the following blog, ...
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Connect to Office - Add to SharePoint Sites - When do SharePoint Sites get synchronized?

We are having trouble with the Add to SharePoint Sites functionality. It often doesn't work as we expect it to work. Hence I'll try to describe what we are doing, then I'll try to formulate my ...
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Refer office icons programatically

In my SharePoint list i have column called DocType which has values Docx,XLsx,PPT,Link If you choose any of those I wish to display the Office icons accordingly. As I know these icons are located ...
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Share documents with users without permission

I have the following case: There are 2 departments with each having a separate site collection with a document library. Only the users from a department have access to the corresponding site ...
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Better logic to create CAML queries

Assume i have 3 checkboxes in my webpart Properties. Checkboxes are for selecting categories. In my SharePoint list i have multichoice column called category and values in it are CAT1,CAT2 and CAT3 ...
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nintex farm level workflow for Access request in Sharepoint 2013 [closed]

I am looking for a nintex workflow that pulls / routes the access requests to a group which contains "Owner". The access request must reach the Owner group with reminders send twice from the day it ...
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Show AlertMe link not working in search results webpart

I checked on the "Show AlertMe link" in the settings in webpart properties of the search results webpart, but the status of it getting changed to unchecked when I edit it again. It is not getting ...
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Site Master Page Issue in SharePoint 2013

I have a custom master page (that includes top navigation, breadcrumb, etc.) created using Visual Studio 2012 for SharePoint 2013. And I am using it as a site master page. Now I want to use this site ...
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Is there an OOB way to display an Outlook group calendar as a calendar overlay in Sharepoint 2013?

My company has a calendar we use in Outlook to display what dates members of our IT group are taking off for vacation. For previous versions of SharePoint, we rendered this page as an Outlook Web ...