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What is difference between SQL Report viewer webpart and showing the report via page viewer webpart?

We have not yet configured Reporting integration on our SharePoint site. Currently the way we show TFS reports are by adding the page viewer webpart to the SharePoint dashboard and then pointing this ...
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Create only certain types of Apps in SharePoint 2013

Is there a way to restrict users to create only certain types of Apps in SharePoint, for example let's say that I just want to allow them just to create Document Libraries and not Lists, Calendars, ...
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Keep first document version and last “X” number of versions

We are looking at our document library settings and wondering if it is possible to have the following for versioning: Always keep the first version of a document uploaded If we set versioning @ the ...
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Do i have a problem because some site columns are being customized at list level, while other are not

I have a Team site collection, and i have around 5 sub sites inside it, currently after working on the site collection for around 2 years. I found the following:- some site columns are being ...
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Reusing SharePoint Icons that are part of a Theme

I like reusing OOB SharePoint icons in my custom apps. I usually just copy the img URL into one of my tags but it seems with themes, they have a themedpng extension. How can I reuse the 'New Item' ...
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Is there a way to allow subsite admin to modify only specific site columns

I am working on an issue tracking list inside my SP 2013 team site, and i need our current sub site admin to be able to modify only specific site columns at the list level. the problem i am facing is ...
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Read operation on a large object failed while sending data to the client

We recently upgraded our DB's for SharePoint 2013 by following these directions: http://blog.entos.at/Lists/Posts/Post.aspx?ID=14 Now we're receiving this error multiple times in Event Viewer ...
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Using JSLink to manage and output list groups and items

so I am currently using JSLink to change the look and feel of my List view, but am getting a little stuck in getting the HTML hierachy of my elements right. This is my current code... function ...
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SharePoint 2013 Search Fileshare & Reporting/Auditing/Monitoring Search

My company is using SharePoint 2013 for our intranet. All is working ok - however we want to use the great new 2013 search capabilities especially to our fileshare content. The problem is that we ...
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When to create site columns and when to create list specific columns, from a sharepoint design perspectives

I want to create a sub site template , to allow end users to create sub-sites based on the template, but i am having a design problems and i am unable to find the best approach to follow, my problem ...
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Search Result Sources 403 Erorr

I've got a weird bug in one of the SharePoint 2013 Foundation farms. Search Service is configured. Full crawl went OK with no errors. Now, when I'm trying to click on one of the links below. I get ...
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Managing shared & list-specific drop-down lists ,, should they be managed differently

I am working on a new SharePoint project, where we need to define a site template that has 4 issue lists. And end users will be creating sub sites based on the template. Now the problem I am facing ...
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Error while configuring Reporting Services Integration

I am trying to configure Reporting services with SharePoint via central admin -> General Setting -> Reporting Services Integration Error is as shown below. What is the problem?
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Create MasterPage programmatically in SharePoint 2013

I want to create custom master page and page layout using visual studio. I have already created these in SharePoint 2010 and SharePoint 2013 in farm solution and Sandbox solution in 2010(for office ...
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SharePoint error after adding SQL Server Reporting Services Report Viewer webpart

We created a new wiki page. Then, we add a new webpart to this page -> SQL Server Reporting Services Report Viewer webpart. Now the page gives error. What could be the problem?
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Hide ribbon group title

How to hide the group title in a server ribbon tab? I've seen a picture of a ribbon without group titles, but removing the group title or just leaving it blank, produces a nerfed layout, which look ...
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Allow users to enter items to custom list but not view the list

This question may have been asked in the past, but not sure if it was in context of SP 2013 or SP online. We have a need for users to be able to add items to a custom list using a form (list form), ...
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Localizing Ribbon Custom Action

I am localizing a SharePoint Hosted App and successfully applied localization to custom list but localizing following two elements seems to be not working: Ribbon Custom Action Menu Item Custom ...
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Can we change the default error message of sharepoint 2013 list/library, “You can't leave this blank.”

I am trying to set column validations for SharePoint Lists and Libraries, I want to set custom error message for sharepoint column, I used the formulas but they are not working. I want to set field ...
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Highly customizing the look and feel of a List View

I've been given a task to allow a user to add a 'Vacancy' web part to a page. The webpart will be basically a list of all vacancies from various regions. This is the desired final product... And ...
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How to create a template for wiki pages

I have this requirement of creating Templates for wiki pages. I did lot of research but i didn't find any concrete way of templatizing wiki pages. I know that there are various Text Layout options ...
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jQuery UI theme for SharePoint 2013

I am looking for a jQuery UI theme for SharePoint 2013. The theme "Redmond" is obviously for 2010. Thanks
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Creating Content Type using Schema.xml

I am trying to create a content type from a schema.xml but the fields are not getting created, any ideas? <ContentType ID="0x0101001CC4D99118BEC246AB8D5DF12A34B61F0101" Name="License" ...
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“The Azure Access Control service is unavailable” on Azure Sharepoint Farm via Oauth

we are trying to evaluate integrating Sharepoint 2013 as a Data Source into our app, i.e. create a low trust app that receives a token from Sharepoint and makes further inquiries with that token. The ...
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Users don't remain logged in with mixed anonymous / integrated windows authentication (NTLM)

I am not quite sure how to even begin to troubleshoot this. After some undetermined number of requests or actions an authenticated user will suddenly become anonymous again. Here is a sample series of ...
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Why is it taking longer and longer to deploy an InfoPath template with managed code?

I have InfoPath 2013 browser-enabled form templates with managed code that I'm deploying to SharePoint 2013 on-prem via Central Administration > Manage Form Templates. The more I make changes to the ...
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Lync Presence Indicator showing full sprite in 2013

I have migrated a solution from 2010 to 2013 which was rendering this code to show the Lync status and Name. Everything works in IE except the indicator icon is showing the entire sprite: presence += ...
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Custom slide library feature for SharePoint 2013

My customer is looking for the custom slide library feature for SharePoint 2013. Since the original feature (SP 2010) is being deprecated what would be the level of effort to recreate it as a custom ...
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Apps only available on subsites or with old users after migration to SP2013

SP2010 to 2013 migration, on-site, not online. Migrated users see a large list of apps on both the parent site and its subsites. New (since the migration) users see only five apps on the parent ...
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Add Enterprise Field Column to Shedule View

Can someone tell me if it's possible in Project Server 2013 to add additional custom enterprise fields to this view? The problem is that project managers in our orgatization fill some custom ...
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Disable maintaining scroll position in SharePoint Infopath form

Is there a way to disable the function that maintains the scroll position in a SharePoint InfoPath browser form? I have navigational buttons at the bottom of each form. When I use them to navigate ...
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Adding Content Type To Document Library

I am creating a custom list and in that trying to add an existing content type. Below is the code used: testList.ContentTypesEnabled = true; SPContentType testContentType = ...
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What's the difference between app.master and .master pages?

I've looked around and I can't seem to find the difference between an app.master page and .master pages. I'm building a new look and was wondering what the real difference is. I've found this ...
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What is the use of Accessible mode, Skip to main and Turn Off Animations options in SharePoint 2013

While we use SharePoint 2013 with keyboard only, we come across few options while we keep on pressing TAB key on top left corner in blue bar (just on top of SuiteBar) These Options are as follows ...
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Power shell Script to copy sharepoint top navigation bar across site collections in sharepoint 2013

I have create a global navigation using Term Store Management Tool in Root site collection for a web application. Now i want to copy this Navigation across site collection using powershell. Can you ...
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Secure RSS Feeds stopped working in SharePoint 2013

We're pulling information from this feed: https://wazcommunity.wordpress.com/feed/ Until a few days ago it worked like a charm and other unsecure feeds are still working fine. I found the following ...
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Get attachments from sharepoint list with powershell

I made this script : $webUrl = "http://site.fr/" $library = "Qualified Information" $spSite = new-object Microsoft.SharePoint.SPSite($webUrl) $w = $spSite.OpenWeb() $l = $w.Lists[$library] ...
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Custom css for RichHtmlField

I have one page layout in which I have placed the RichHtmlField to add the formatted text into it. I want to modify the colors of headers (which is #777 by default), everything should work as it is. I ...
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Allow App-Only Policies in an On-Premises SharePoint 2013

I need to execute some CSOM (Client Side Object Model) Request with elevated privileges using the App-Only-Policy in a SharePoint 2013 Provider-Hosted App. However the when I try to execute a Query ...
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Like button on Announcement items

Basically I have an announcement list with news items. The items are presented on a page using a centent query web part. After enabling rating on the list i would like to include the "Like" button in ...
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Script work on Sharepoint 2013 but not Sharepoint 2010, Why?

I made this script to get all attachments from a list, it works on Sharepoint 2013 serveur but on Sharepoint 2010 I don't have any result... : $webUrl = "https://site.fr" $library = "Contacts" ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Database Upgrade, Stuck at “In Progress”

Looking at the Upgrade progress, it has passed the first SPContentDatabaseSequence(130/130) then it's 30% Complete after about 2 hours. Then it starts on SPContentDatabaseSequence2, and currently at ...
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Unable to close the modal dialog from c#

I have created one custom action. On clicking custom action, I am opening an application page as a modal dialog. The page will allow users to add the data of fields. I have placed two buttons in the ...
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Import term set with labels

If I'm importing a term set in the terms store with the CSV file how could I include labels to the terms? I've tried to find information about this but all that i've found is the simplest format:
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Stop Editing vs Save and Close

When in EDIT PAGE mode in SP2013, how do I get the full complement of "Save & Close", "Save and Keep Editing", and "Stop Editing" to show up in my "Save and Close" drop down off the toolbar? ...
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Where is the Manage Content and Structure under site settings in 2013?

Where is the Manage Content and Structure under site settings in 2013 so I can hide the global navigation?
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Distributed Cache Service: Should I use Dedicated or Collocated mode

I've got a very slow SharePoint 2013 environment. Pages load very slowly, even using a warm up script. My suspicion is that the current implementation of the Distributed Cache Service is to blame. ...
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Problem with Item Added Event Receiver firing five times, not one

I am using an Event Receiver, which should synchronize two Lists, But it is firing five times instead of one, and makes 5 records, not one. Why is it firing 5 times? public override void ...
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How to add restrictions on who can delete a wiki page

We are running an enterprise wiki site collection, now to improve contributions we have defined all users as Contributors to the wiki site, so they can add, edit, delete any wiki pages. And we have ...
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User Permissions: Shouldn't be able to edit pages, but add/update/delete documents

I want members to be able to add/edit/delete documents, but don't want them to be able to edit the pages itself. When I set the permission level to Read, they can't edit the pages, but they can't ...