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People picker does not find users in other domain with two-way trusted connection

Our customer has two domains with two-way trusted connection between them. On one of them they have a SharePoint farm. The problem is people pickers only find users that exist in the domain which has ...
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Debug FeatureUpgrading

Trying to debug FeatureUpgrading event receiver on Sharepoint 2013. Attached localy to all w3wp.exe processes. After run $MyFeature.Upgrade($true) feature get upgraded, but breakpoint inside ...
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How to retrieve value of type hyperlink from managed property in display template?

I have a site column of type HyperLink / Picture where the url for the icon is stored. I want to access this in the custom display template for search items. Whenever I try to access the site column ...
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I need to configure search engine optimization of a sharepoint site

From the below options what do you guys think should be the correct answers The requirements are Internet search engines must properly rank pages so that the more popular pages on the site appear ...
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How to get value in item adding on a remote event receiver for a taxonomy field?

I have the following code which returns me a value like this: "1;#empresa1|6507d102-8c2c-4072-b8bc-c4c67636e091" The value I am interested in its: empresa1 Is there anyway I can get it in an ...
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Sharepoint Store: Apps not enabled?

I am new to SP 2013; however, I have completed setup of a three-tier server farm (SP2013, Database and OWA Servers). My problem now is specifically related to the SharePoint Store, as I receive the ...
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How can I call a custom JavaScript function after a form has validated?

I have a form for submitting events to our calendar. What I want is to call a function once the form has validated. Something like this: User edits item User clicks save button Form validates ...
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in Sharepoint, how do I get around the error “ Sys.WebForms.PageRequestManagerServerErrorException: Invalid postback or callback argument.”

I am working with a sharepoint server 2013 installation, which is comprised of a number of webparts, built with VS 2013. The webpart I am currently working with is meant to manage address changes for ...
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Tokyo Full Screen Layout starts from left and stops in the middle of screen

In SharePoint 2013, why does the content inserted in a page with Tokyo full screen layout start from left of the screen and stop in the middle? How can I make the content go all the way to the right ...
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SharePoint 2013 Room Resources / Calendar Workaround

I've run into a scenario here where we now have several resources that different groups may need to use at once. After doing some digging I noticed that the resource reservation in SharePoint 2010 is ...
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How do you remove options from the Rich Text Editor?

I want to trim the options down to just a few basic options like bold, underline, and italic . How do I remove unwanted buttons from the Rich Text Editor (font button, color button etc)? I'm thinking ...
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Is there a way to keep a document library from replicatiing on another copied page?

Say you copy a Page from your Publishing Site in order to use it as a Template/Shell; That first page then, has a Document Library inserted into it. The 2nd Page was meant to have its own new Document ...
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Add file to layout folder on all frontend servers programmatically

I'd like to save a file programmatically to all SharePoint (front-end) servers in the current Farm. Right now I'm doing the following: string path = String.Join("\\", ...
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Calendar overlays in not visible on front page

I created a new Calendar APP global_calendar, where I want to view all my other calendars. Then I added multiple overlays and checked "Always show". In the default Calendar overview of ...
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Drag and drop of an item as a child while editing top navigation, as in oslo

I have created a normal team site, but I can't drag and drop a link as a child of some item during editing the links in the top navigation, which I created using top navigation code snippet from ...
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Server Error in Application

My SharePoint 2013 site stopped working today and cannot find the source of the issue. I wonder if anybody has the expertise to work out what the error below means or how I can go about ...
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Get File Url from a Lookup Column REST API

I have a lookup column that correlates to a background image in my presentation layer. Is it possible to expose the URL to the actual file via the $expand mechanism using REST? Example REST URI ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Development Boundaries

I need some understanding around SharePoint 2013 Development model. What are SharePoint 2013 Development Boundaries? What SharePoint developer can and cant do with each model?
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How to determine if event receiver runs in Workflow 2013 context

I've got an event receiver handling ItemUpdating; now, I'd like to know if the update was triggered from a SharePoint 2013 workflow (setting the workflow status for example) or directly by a user ...
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Manage exchange 2010 calendar from SP 2013

I would like to add a functionnality in SharePoint 2013. We're using Exchange 2010. I would like to create some infopath forms/workflows and so on, to permit a manager for example to manage project ...
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Custom ribbon button action always disabled when command is defined

I want to add new button to the ribbon in Pages library. To do so, I have following code: <CustomAction Id="Ribbon.PublishTab.Publishing.Actions.UploadDocumentButton" ...
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SharePoint 2013: Custom result source not showing up in the webservice method GetPortalSearchInfo result

I have created my own result source which should be used during the search at some point (via webservice and using the method Query). Settings I used when creating this result source are: - Protocol ...
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Strange Behaviour While Connecting to Database using SPSecurity.RunWithElevatedPriviledges

I am a beginner in Sharepoint. I have a stored procedured which needs to be executed when the user clicks on a button on the sharepoint page. The Click event is firing as expected but I get an error ...
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SharePoint 2013 Content Editor Web Part and Detecting Web Part edit mode and prompting?

Is it possible to detect in an CEWP when the user is editing the Web Part and prompt and save property type information? That is within the page and NOT the Web Part's properties? This form would NOT ...
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Custom Assets Library List Definition

I need to create a custom list definition for "Asset Library" in SharePoint 2013. Eventually i need to add my custom content type to it. Hence the reason for the custom list definition. The custom ...
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SharePoint 2013 - adding email addresses to a group

Within Site Settings of SharePoint 2013, is there a way I can import multiple email addresses at one time into a specific Group, rather than one at a time? If so what is the process?
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Creating a KPI based upon multiple variables in a list

I have a list with the following dimensions that I am interested in developing a KPI for each user. For example, I have User1, User2,...User(n). Each of these users will have to develop certain ...
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How to enable list search with powershell

Have a 2013 Farm and I am curious if there is a way to turn on Search This List for a List or Library from PowerShell
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Which way is best when getting files off couple of document libraries

Scenairo Two document libraries (no folders just default settings only uploading files), Fruit Crate Document Library Fruit Document Library Now I have a string with names of files.... ...
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Change the look and feel for a specific site

I have a Site within a SharePoint 2013 Site Collection that I would like to completely modify the look and feel for. To my understanding, this is done in SharePoint Designer 2013, using the Master ...
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Can we use jslink for builtin application pages for specific type of lists?

Can we use JSLink for built-in application pages for specific type of Lists? What possible ways we can add CSS and JS to specific out of box List application pages? May can use JSlink?
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How to show add new items page of list in a div

Is there any way I could only show NewForm.aspx in a div without showing Ribbon or Side Navigation at all ? Its SharePoint 2013 but I also want to know if its possible with Office 365 too?
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Custom form for uploading documents

I would like to add some text above the Drop Down Box for the Content Type selection box. I am assuming that I will need to create a new Edit Form and or uploadform.aspx in SP designer? How do I do ...
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_spFriendlyUrlPageContextInfo undefined despite using managed metadata navigation

I'm building a custom navigation solution using the JSOM in Sharepoint 2013. I need to get the navigation term corresponding to the current page and I found this question with a similar problem and ...
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SharePoint 2013 app uninstallation - delete library on host web

is there any way to delete library on host web when user removes app for Sharepoint (online)? I know appuninstalling event receiver triggers when user app is delete from second stage recycle bin, ...
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Change Order of user profile properties above “Show More” link in User profile page (Person.aspx)

I want to change the order of user profile properties above "Show More" link. As i know we can change the order under "Show More" link using PowerShell. My Question is how we can change the order of ...
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SharePoint Service

I developed a SVC on SharePoint 2013 that uses MultipleBaseAddressWebServiceHostFactory. The service must generate files. It is a very long operation. How do I increase the default timeout? ...
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Result source query difference between SPSiteUrl and Site

Working with with result sources and sometimes I see the query like this: {searchTerms?} (contentclass:sts_listitem OR IsDocument:True) **SPSiteUrl**:https://example {?owstaxidLSTopic:{Tag}} And ...
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Transfer developing instance to live server procedure

I have been assigned the task to transfer a development Sharepoint instance to the production server. I am new to this project and there is no developer here to provide me with additional information ...
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Creating simple pages for SharePoint-2013 remotely from WPF

I have no experience working with share point. I have a simple C# WPF application that should connect to SharePoint server and programatically create some pages based on layouts or update existing ...
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Can't get Path exclusion to work in REST or Query Transform

I'm using SharePoint 2013 (on-premise) and can't seem to exclude certain back-end lists from search results. I'm testing with "/Lists/WorkflowHistory/" and will add other lists later but I can't get ...
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How to download a dynamically generated file from server to client from a webpart?

I have a webpart that needs to create dynamically a .zip file in the server and download that file to the client machine, once the user clicks on an Export button. The .zip generation is ready, I ...
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Centered look for Main Content in tokyo Layout

How can I make the Main Content area centered in the tokyo layout? I tried creating a custom CSS file, adding .fullPageLayout{width:100%;} to it, but this class gets overridden by tokyo.css which ...
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Get publishing page url using CAML

I am retrieving pages using CAML, and doing for loop on the results like the following: function _onSucceed(){ var html=""; for(var i = 0; i <results.length; i++){ ...
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Configure trust for search between a SharePoint 2013 farm and a SharePoint 2010 farm

I was wondering if it was possible to allow a SharePoint 2013 search app to show results from the index of a SharePoint 2010 farm. I have seen instructions for doing this between two 2013 farms but I ...
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CSS File being loaded twice

From firebug I can see that in our SharePoint 2013, tokyo.css is being loaded twice. Once before my custom.css is loaded and once after. This is causing my customization to be overridden by default ...
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Is there any way to import data into a SharePoint list from an external source besides Excel?

We have a home-built Request for Information SharePoint app that works reasonably well overall, however, it requires someone to manually copy the RFI request from a Word doc into SharePoint. Is there ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Document set fields not synchronizing

I have a Document set with Shared columns. In SP 2010, when you upload a document to Document set the Shared columns are populated from the parent. In SP 2013 this behavior is not happening. Some of ...
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using new URL to access web app

We are switching internet domains at work, but the old domain is not going away, given the legacy support required (AD domain is also not changing). I have a small (1 SP server, 1 SQL server) SP2013 ...
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Different calendars or just one?

Suppose I need several Calendars for Meetings, Holidays, etc. Do I need one Calendar App for each of them? Or do I just create one Calendar App and put there the different Calendars mentioned above ...