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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 ...
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Multiple AND OR inside a powershell if statment

I am trying to write a PowerShell script for my SharePoint 2013. The idea is that I what to select all the links that are referencing /documents/ folder, and that ends with either .doc .docx or .pdf. ...
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Auto increment Custom Field with Reset

I have a requirement to implement a auto increment field. The field has 3 components. a String Date Number The format would be something like "SampleString-YYYYMMDD-NUMBER" Based on a condition ...
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No search service is available error on SharePoint 2010

No search service is available error on SharePoint 2010 We've a SharePoint 2010 site running on SharePoint 2013 server. The site works fine in 2013 except for the search service. I get an ...
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Detect Content Type by Name JS

I have some javascript running behind my NewForm.aspx. I would like to modify a Choice field based on the Content Type being used. I can determine the Content Type by checking the parameter: ...
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How to set different columns for document set than the files within it?

When adding a document set I want it to require: owner & project type. Inside the document set each file within it requires: file type (owner & project type are already shared), but not on ...
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Naming convention for service application

Want to know the Microsoft recommendation of naming conventions for Service Applications.
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custom edit unlike the built-in edit form will not show newly created fields

I am working on an Enterprise wiki site collection. now if i am using the built-in Edit form it will automatically show any new field added to the Enterprise-wiki content type. But now i wanted to ...
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How do I get all current users from a site

I need to get all currently active (not removed users) from a site. I have the following JS that gets all the users but some of them are old users that have been removed from the site (still exists in ...
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Import term set reusing terms

If I have a term set A which have certain terms and then i want to import another term set B(using the CSV file) but this second term set(B) has terms that are present in my first term(A) set how can ...
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How do I add check boxes to my columns in my list view?

In the image below I would like the columns that say yes to be check boxes instead of text. The columns are set up as Yes/No column type. Is this possible?
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Settings.aspx different navigation structure in SharePoint 2013

I have following top navigation snippet (default top navigation snippet) placed inside HTML Masterpage for SharePoint 2013. <!--SPM:<SharePoint:AjaxDelta id="DeltaTopNavigation" ...
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table of content web part in sharepoint 2013

I am not able to find Display column property in SharePoint 2013 for Table of content web part.Is there any way to achieve this?
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server could not complete your request when access SharePoint intranet application from sharepoint designer 2010

I can not access our intranet portal from SharePoint designer 2010 I enabled anonymous access in IIS for SharePoint web application I enabled user permissions for User Remote Interfaces it was ...
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JSLink not displaying

This is my second display template, which is mostly a copy of the first one. All of the configurations are the same, but for some reason it's not firing when the page is loaded. here is the ...
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remove follow this site from sharing email

In SharePoint 2013 sharing content or a site generates an email to the user which contains a link to the content and information. It also contains an option to follow the content or site...is there a ...
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Mapping ows_FileRef to managed property for search

Followed this excellent blog post on using SPServices to retrieve information about Discussions and Replies. Basically the discussions are a folder and the replies are children of the folder. I then ...
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Exceeding warning level for storage after adding site collection to larger template

I keep receiving the following warning email after expanding the site quota. You are receiving this e-mail message because you are an administrator of the following SharePoint Web site, which ...
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how can i know the wiki pages that are referencing a document inside my enterprise wiki site collection

I am working on an enterprise wiki site collection and I have two libraries; “Page” which contain the html wiki pages & “Documents” which contain uploaded documents. Now on some wiki pages users ...
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Duplicate entries sometimes being appended to a multi-line text field

I have a list in SharePoint 2013 that contains a multi-line text column for comments that is set to append new entries. Sometimes, when user X tries to append a comment, instead of the new comment ...
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user profile services set as running, but manual synch won't start

After years of good performance the UPS stopped performing. The services are listed as running but starting a manual sync has got no effects. Even the night sync apparently does not perform, although ...
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Crawling user is showing in SPContext.Current.User

In our SharePoint site we are running continuous crawl. Since crawling is happening all the time in site, in my site when I'm getting user from current context, it's showing SharePoint crawl user so ...
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SharePoint 2013: Filter search results to only display content that I'm following

Is it possible to filter my search results in sharepoint 2013 to only return items that a user is following (sites, documents, etc). Thanks
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secondary administrator for manage share point farm

we have a sharepoint farm and i have one user account this user has full permissions to whole sharepoint farm servers and web applications. but i want to create another user for secondary ...
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Modify the foot of Item HoverPanel in Search results SharePoint 2013

I want to add 4 buttons to the bottom of display template Item Default HoverPanel for search results. I need it display like the person column with user's name and photo. By default, it displays ...
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Create a sitemap of sites/site collections

I want to create a site map of all site collections and sub sites contained within (preferable with size in MB/GB). Is there such a program?
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Which is best practice to add custom css to SharePoint site?

Foll. are approaches I am aware off. Please add if there are any more, and let me know which is the best approach. Go to SharePoint designer. Take backup of existing master page. Create new master ...
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Unable to show a list of all the sub sites under a parent sub site

I have team site collection, where I created a parent sub site. Then under the parent sub site I created many sub sites. Now I need inside the parent sub site to show a list of all sub sites under it. ...
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How to trouble shoot and found root cause of error based on Co-relation id found in error message

I have two WFE servers for our SharePoint 2013 farm and i get some errors and i found a co-relation ID so for trace this error from which WFE server i start the troubleshoot? is this corelation ID ...
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Approval task continues workflow if someone rejects

I am testing a 2010 list workflow in SharePoint designer 2013. I am assigning serial tasks based on user input from Infopath fields. Through the use of "Start Approval Process" If the first manager ...
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Getting the User Profile Picture URL by E-Mail via CSOM

I've seen many questions about how to achieve the User Profile Picture URL via the CSOM (Client-Side-Object-Model) API. However none of the solutions worked or they required the Account Name of the ...
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Workflow Hates Certain Users

I have a workflow that uses the Modified By column in a library to trigger changes. If a certain user has made a change, the workflow acts. I indicate which user in the workflow in Designer. ...
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SharePoint 2013 on premise in Azure

I have a plan to install SharePoint 2013 in AWS/Azure (on premise). My architecture will be 2 Web front servers and 1 SQL server. Before that i need to clarify some queries. Is it possible to use ...
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User license enforcement: Standard CALs and personal My Site Issues

We use on-premises SharePoint 2013 in our environment, and we are experiencing a problem where all users who aren't members of the "Enterprise CAL" AD group are unable to get a My Site provisioned. ...
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Used Workflows Recklessly; Need to Restore Former Speed

I strongly suspect I am not following best practices with SharePoint 2013 and its workflows, so just hear me out. In order to make correction of data of a extremely big list easier (and also to ...
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jquery to color code a line with negative value in a SP list

<script type="text/javascript" src="//ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/1.10.0/jquery.min.js"> </script> <script type="text/javascript"> $(document).ready(function(){ ...
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SharePoint 2013: Calendar control click takes to top of the page

I am using date time field (Calendar control) in SharePoint 2013 page layout, the calendar control is half the way down to the page. Once calendar control is clicked takes to the top of the page ...
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Get Item version history in a dialog box on a webpart

I created a web part with all items of different lists, I also added a image button in front of each item, now on click I want to see a dialog box opening with version history of that item. I think ...
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How to get list item title by using it's guid ID

What is the best way to get a list item Title by using it's GUID, I can only think about opening web list resides then list and at last list.getitembyid... Any better way of doing it, it has to be ...
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CRUD between two Sharepoint farm

Please give advice for this case. I have two separated SharePoint sites: The first site is in one SharePoint farm. On this site we contain the private data and we use this site as the internal site. ...
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Can I define a shared security groups for all my sub sites other than the site collection’s security groups

I have created a sub site then I save it as a template. Now I need to define the following permission settings for all the sub sites :- For all the sub sites to define a shared sub sites' admin ...
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Internal column name from Resource file

I have created a resource file to store project site column names and display names. What I find odd is that when the column is created the internal name remains ...