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SP Ent 2013: Search Broken after URL change and SSL addition

We have changed how our new Sharepoint 2013 environment is accessed. Initially it was accessed via the internal network server name (ie: srv-sharepoint) over http to it's external name ...
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Best practice for updating list data periodically?

I have a SharePoint list that contains a list of all of our company domains and their expiry date. I've been asked to have this list whois each domain periodically and update the expiry date within ...
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Exception when updating my wiki page title to be equal to its Name using workflow

I am facing this problem inside my SharePoint server 2013 enterprise. I got the following:- 1. a site collection of type enterprise wiki. 2. since each wiki page have Name & title fields that are ...
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unable to display the site columns names inside enterprise wiki page layout

I am working on an enterprise wiki site collection inside SharePoint 2013. and i have added two site columns to the EnterpriseWiki.aspx page layout. i added the two columns to the page layout by ...
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How do I update a multi lookup field using the REST API?

As the Title say, all what I need is update a column with multiple lookup values. This is how I set the metadata var someNumbers = [4, 5]; var itemMetadata = { '__metadata': { 'type': ...
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Dynamically add to dropdown list column

Is there any way to add data to a choice column type once the column was already created? I would like to have a tag for the due date of something and I would like to be able to change the date but ...
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Anonymous access to public site documents in Sharepoint 2013

I have a 2013 SharePoint site that was recently converted from 2010. This is a public site with anonymous access. On the site there are documents that people need read rights to. In 2010 this was no ...
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Item Attachment URL from CQWP

My root site has a CQWP that is pulling back items with content type called "Spotlight". These Spotlight lists sit on a few children sites. The idea is to give our users the ability to post something ...
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How can i view if user has edited a record or added a new record

I have a view with the "Last Modified" field showing, I want to know how many records are being added daily is there a way for this? Also it seems that 100 records got "Modified" today, how can I ...
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Listing a person and some of it's details but only fill in field once

We would like to have a list of people with their organization and email address. The way we do it now is to add a "Person or Group" field multiple times, and selecting different ways of viewing it: ...
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Sticky navigation

I've added some styling to the s4-titlerow for branding purposes and need to make it sticky. What's the best way to do this without getting the title stuck as well? I've added position: fixed; to ...
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How to get custom list template id?

I searched everywhere, but could not find a solution that worked for me. We've created a default survey, changed it a bit and saved it as a new ESS Survey template from the user interface. I can ...
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Steps to add new metadata columns to my enterprise wiki site collection

I am working on an EnterpriseWiki site collection, and i want to add additional metadata columns to my enterprisewiki page. so i did the following steps:- i add 5 new site columns of type managed ...
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Moving a Document from a Library to Another Library residing in the same Subsite only Retains the Latest Version History

I am moving a document from a library to another library and I am having this issue wherein only the latest version history is being retained after moving the file to another library. The two ...
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Access Sharepoint list from different Domain

I can access Sharepoint list using JSOM from local SharePoint site. In the same place I also want to access SharePoint list from a different SharePoint server. What is the best way to do this? I ...
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Managing Ribbon Actions Using jQuery SP 2013

How to achieve the Ribbon Actions using jQuery or CSOM in SP 2013 farm.Am using On-Premises environment for implementing Custom Actions.
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microsoft.sharepoint.client.clientcontext does not contain a definition for 'Credentials'

I am trying to pass userid and password through the clientContext.Credentials method, but i am getting the below error microsoft.sharepoint.client.clientcontext' does not contain a definition for ...
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Excel Services In External Website

I'd like to render an excel workbook (specifically a pivot table) using Excel Services on our department's internal website and I am not sure how to do it (and I guess I am not searching correctly on ...
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Sychronizing a List and a Term Set

In an application I'm building in SP 2013, I would like to have several lists with lookup fields, attachments, workflows, etc., but also be able to reference them via tag fields (at least like a ...
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SharePoint 2013 Scaling out downtime

I want to add 3 web application and one WFE server to our SharePoint 2013 environment then I want to dedicate one web application to search and one to Log binder and one for the other services. I ...
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How to save User Properties in WebPart on MasterPage

I am trying to create some sort of personalized Quicklinks which should be present on every page and containing links the user entered in there. Though it should be on every page it needs to be in ...
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Export Not Working On User Profile Synchronisation Service

I am on SP2013SP1 May 2015 CU. I have A User Profile Synchronisation Service which quite happily downloads from AD to Users' profiles. I cannot get it to write back some values (eg Work Telephone ...
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Site not working in Firefox

I am getting lots of error in console when see my site in Firefox. This site makes use of a SHA-1 Certificate; it's recommended you use certificates with signature algorithms that use hash functions ...
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Get UserData - JavaScript

As seen in the following picture, when I add a User-Filter to a page it allows me to choose the parameter to pass. In my case I used the Büro. How can I retrive this data from client using ...
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Subscription on Excel files in SP 2013?

I administrate a SharePoint 2013 site which is mainly for business reports (.rdl files). Standard SSRS (reporting services) allows you to create subscriptions for these files, but I would like to be ...
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Member from group with edit permissions can't add/edit items, other users from same group can

I have this weird thing where sometimes, a user contacts me to say they can no longer add or edit items from a document library or list. When I check the groups that have edit permissions on those ...
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I want to add a title with a Sitecounter

Can I add sitecounter to the title? Thought about something like: Project XX : Site 3
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not able to create sub folder in sharepoint document library

I am creating folders in sharepoint document library It works fine when user is having permission to create master folder and subfolder(i am restricting that using event receiver), but when they ...
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Animated Gifs on sharepoint roll up images and content query/search web parts

Any reason why when using a content query or search to pull roll up images (animated gifs) from article pages they do not animate? Any workaround?
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Powershell Uploading complete folder hierarchy to document Library

I have the below script that currently only uploads the content of a single folder. However I have ~300 folders to upload and changing the folder name each time before running the script is not very ...
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View Based Alerts not being received

In our environment we have SharePoint 2013 using FBA Pack for user authentication. Using standard SP functionality users are able to subscribe to alerts on lists or views within lists. The users ...
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Powershell Script for taking Farm backup in SP 2013

Is there any ready made farm backup script available?I want to take the backup of my SP 2013 farm which has 2 WFEs,1 Index server and 1 Sql Server. I want to take the complete content residing in the ...
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How to check if a Site collection exists using App model (JSOM,CSOM)

Is there a way to check if a site collection exists before creating the site collection? I am doing it using the App/Add-in model. Thanks.
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Self-Service Site Provisioning (Mysites/personal sites) using Apps for SharePoint 2013 on prem

Self-service site provisioning in SharePoint online is comprehensively explained in this post but do we have similar process for on-premise installations? I would really appreciate deep insights on ...
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Alternative to Docuement Centers

I am currently using SharePoint Foundations which does not have access to the Document Center sit template. The company likes the idea of having a place to put their finalized documents. I was think ...
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Best practice: when to create a new content type or add column?

I'm still learning SharePoint and I'm coming getting stuck on whether to create a new content type or add a site column to an existing content type. For example, I created a base company document ...
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Report with all links on a site

Working in SharePoint 2013. The issue at hand is that I would like to have a list of all the links within a site collection. In SharePoint 2010 there use to be a way you can obtain a report within ...
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Using Forms in SharePoint

I'm currently working on a project that wants me to develop something in SharePoint that would allow me to upload multiple documents related to one another. The client wants to see each document in a ...
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Navigation using Managed Metadata (Term Store) OR Add metadata navigation on custom page layouts

I am working on a SharePoint 2013, where i created a new Enterprise wiki site collection. the requirement we get from our customer is as follow:- we need to add 6 metadata columns for the wiki page, ...
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Timer job vs. site workflow

When doing a comparison between the following approaches, which one would you choose for creating a daily recurring task? Timer job (classic) Site workflow + web service (custom code) Site workflow ...
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When to use “Tree view” or when to use “Managed navigation” , if i want to be able to filter my pages using term store

Seems there are two main approaches if I want to be able to filter my wiki pages using metadata term store inside enterprise wiki site collection. First Approach. Tree View Approach is to do the ...
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What is the relation between Friendly URL and Managed Navigation?

I have created a new site collection of type Enterprise wiki. And I cannot understand the following default navigation setting: I mean why I need to use managed navigation to get friendly URLS ? ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Timer Service extremely high CPU usage

We are running a sharepoint 2013 on our server and it uses extreme high cpu every now and then. The only way to get rid of it so far is by restarting the service. However this is of course not ...
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Multilingual SharePoint App Web

I have an English SharePoint site, where multiple languages (Dutch, French, ...) are activated. When I add an app and navigate to the app web. Everything is in English and you don't have any settings ...
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Refine Search Results for Search Query

I am using SharePoint rest search API. I am asking it to return me a specific set of results. It currently searches against a field called myfield. myfield is a multiple choice field. I am ...
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when should be new CU for sharepoint 2013 install after they release?

can be June 2015 CU for SharePoint 2013 should be install now for sharepoint 2013 Production servers? or its better to go with may 2015 CU. now i am preparing a share point farm for production ,
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How to add events to Ribbon Buttons

I want to add custom actions to my save or check-in buttons when a page is in edit mode. The IDs from the buttons I want to add events: ...
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Is it safe to delete the default forms that are generated with a list?

I have made a couple lists that I am customizing at a 'NewForm', 'DispForm' and 'EditForm' level. When I open up those default forms in Designer, the aspx does not show my fields. I noticed only when ...
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Co-authoring is not working in SP 2013 Site Collection

In one of my site collections on my SP 2013 web application,the Co-authoring feature is not working while using MS WORD 2010/MS WORD 2013. Want to know any other features/settings need to be ...
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Set AuthorizationFilter property of a WebPart

I have set the AuthorizationFilter using the web interface, and successfully read the value. File file = context.Web.GetFileByServerRelativeUrl(url); LimitedWebPartManager wpm = ...