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Disable “image content” content type in CSWP

i'm on SP2013 Enterprise Edition and have a little problem to solve. What i want to achieve i would like to display all the new items through all my site collection except the images. So, for ...
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The workflow could not update the item, possibly because one or more columns for the item require a different type of information

I am working on an EnterpriseWiki Site collection, and i define the following workflow which fires when modifying the wiki page,, where its first step is to check if the Wiki page name & title is ...
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MissingFeature - Issue

I am trying to get rid of the health error: [MissingFeature] Database [WSS_ContentDB] has reference(s) to a missing feature: Id = [id] I followed this link Removing features from a content ...
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Why does SPItemEventReceiver require synchronous operation to send email with smtpclient?

Using System.Net.Mail with an implementation of SPItemEventReceiver, when i bind my implementation I am not allowed to send emails with the SmtpClient unless using the synchronous setting for the ...
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Storing a dynamic variable for Workflow in SPD 2013

I am new to Share Point designer 2013. I would like to Store a value to a variable as follows: Store 'field' in 'Variable'. When compared in SPD 2007, there is "Build Dynamic String" under Actions. ...
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User Profile REST Endpoint isn't up-to-date

I'm trying to access the User Profile information so that I can personalize some information on our Intranet. I'm using the User Profile REST endpoint for it, but it seems like the REST endpoint is ...
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Utility.SearchPrincipals returns users as SecurityGroups

When I call SearchPrincipals to search for a user name, I get back results with a PrincipalType of SecurityGroup instead of User. This is odd since the user should be a.... user. What are the reasons ...
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Only Allow Task Assignee to Complete the Task

How can I prevent people other than the task assignee to complete a task? At the moment, for some reason, anyone is able to complete the task. I'm ideally looking for a solution that involves the ...
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Logical Operators in Workflow Designer SPD2013

I just can't figure out how to use the Logical Operations Workflow Designer in SPD2013. I want to just write the simple statement in the workflow designer: if field equals 'A' and field equals 'B' ...
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Cannot alter RichTextMode on a existing Pages Library with Publishing HTML column

I have provisioned a custom content type that has tab[1-5] site columns with this type of definition: <Field Type="HTML" DisplayName="Tab 1 Content" RichText="TRUE" ...
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List default content type across a site

Is it possible to list the Default Content type per Library via PowerShell?
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CAML Query and using non user credentials

I have 2 sites for 2 different groups. One group has access to site1 and one group has site2. Each group does not have access to the others site. I have a query however that needs to access each ...
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How do I build a multiple-nested list in SharePoint 2013?

Let's say I have a SharePoint list that looks like this: Country Region State City Customer USA Northwest Washington Seattle ...
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User access to documents, folders, and list without access to everything else on the site.

I know in the permissions settings I can give a user permissions to view documents, folders, and list via a link. However, I would like the users to be able to navigate to the documents, folders, and ...
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can you view SharePoint 2013 through the permissions of another user?

With Full Control, can I view SharePoint as another user would, with his/her permission, as if I was navigating the site with a lower permission level? I receive questions about not having access to ...
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A network-related or instance-specific error occurred while establishing a connection to SQL Server. when use sqlalias and try to connect sql server [on hold]

i have an asp.net web application that connected to sql server 2012 from a server ( windows server 2012 R2) its a fresh installed server and installed oracle 32 bit client . its SharePoint wfe server. ...
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User Specific Calendar on a Sub site

I'm fairly new to SharePoint 2013. I'm trying to add two calendars to one of my sub sites. The first calendar (calendar A) is a group calendar for upcoming events for 12 people. Anyone of the 12 ...
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Code Blocks error on SearchResults.aspx page

I was trying to remove the site logo from our search results page and now the page won't load. The first error I got was: I searched for this and found where you can modify the web.config file to ...
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Share Service Applications from a SharePoint 2010 farm to a 2013 farm

I know that out of the box a SharePoint 2013 farm cannot consume Service Applications from a 2010 farm. Are there any third party solutions that enable this? I have tried searching online, but have ...
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Users keeps getting Access denied until Enabling/disabling anonymous access

We have 3 web applications in our SharePoint 2013-intranet solution. Two of them works fine. On the third one "sometimes" users get Access denied. This includes farm admin users as well. After ...
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SharePoint 2013 Foundation psconfig fails

I need your help regarding one weird issue. I have two 2012 Datacenter WinServers acting like WFE & APP and one separate 2012 SQL Server for databases with instance, alias, properly enabled TCP/IP ...
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App Permission requests

I am trying to create a 2013 workflow that uses an App step to break inheritance on a form library and give individual forms unique permissions. I am having problems, and constantly receiving ...
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How to have Report Viewer Web Part for SP 2013 and SQL Reports 2008 R2

I am trying to display a SQL Reports 2008 R2 report in SharePoint 2013. I am confused because I can not find a web part for SharePoint 2013 that can display a SQL Server 2008 R2 Report. Am I ...
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Way to calculate a column based off of a another column after filter is set?

This is the example after I filtered on what I need to calculate. JPP: = 14681369 WC/Site Code:= 386746 Bill =$1,138 ANOTHER Invoice is JPP: = 15091824B WC/Site Code:= 386734 Bill ...
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Docsethomepage.aspx - File Not Found

I migrate a site collection from version 2010 to the 2013. I have a list with a custom content type. (document set). When I try to open a document with the url ...
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No Title and Path Column in KeywordQuery in Sharepoint 2013?

i have a SharePoint 2013 Farm and want to Query the Search and display the outputs Title and Path column. Under SP2010 i have did it successfully with the code below: Dim site As SPSite = New ...
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Tool to clean up the WSP Solution Deployment

I have a bunch of wsp files that already exist on the server. Are there any tools that will generate me the necessary scripts so that all the features that reside inside the WSP will be deactiveted ...
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Group by more than 2 columns in SharePoint 2013?

I want to group by more than 2 columns in SharePoint 2013.In OOTB we can do only 2 columns group by only,can any one help on this how i can achieve this functionality. Please help on this,it is very ...
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What happens when you create an Explicit Inclusive managed path vs root SC subweb?

Hard to fit the exact question into the title, but given the following: If you have a managed path with explicit inclusion i.e. http://foo.com:123/bar and you attempt to create a web on your root ...
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InfoPath filler client not opening

My comapny is using IE9, and some users have access to Mozilla (not many). The environment is Office 2010 with Sharepoint 2013 Standard license. Infopath Filler 2010 and Designer 2010 are on the ...
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Search box for view returns wrong results for a SharePoint list

I have a SharePoint list and I am using a view to display on a page. I am using SharePoint 2013. I have a 100 records in the list, and I am using the search box that gets turned on with the webpart ...
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What does “Security validation expires” do?

We have mixed authentication on our SharePoint 2013 site collection. I need to have FBA users automatically logged out after 30 minutes of inactivity, but they don't have to necessarily be redirected ...
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Custom link from External List

I've got an external List that consists of Names and ID numbers. What I'd like to do is to somehow make clicking this List take the user to another page (within our SP environment) based on which ...
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Need help with escalating a 2010 Approval Workflow

We have a 'request form' section on our SharePoint 2013 Online intranet site wherein people can request an official form be made for internal use. These requests need to be approved/rejected before ...
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Users Cannot Open Document In folder to edit

I have a Site with a Document Library with a User with Full Control. We are running in https mode. The users cannot open the Spread Sheet for editing, though I can. The site is also asking her to log ...
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sharepoint 2013 dashboard designer not connected to SSAS datasources

I created a new fresh SharePoint 2013 farm with two servers ( win 2012 R2) Application server ( running, secure store,performance point service, ) wfe server after that i created a simple BI site ...
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JQuery Hover not Working in SharePoint 2013 Calendar list

I used following URL for loading all resources item in SharePoint 2013 Calendar List and Its working fine as per my expectation. ...
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How to download contents of folder from SP Designer 2013

In the All Files section of SP Designer 2013 I have a folder named Apps that has all of my front-end stuff (JS/HTML/CSS). What is the simplest way to download / copy the contents of that folder to my ...
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Wrong created by value in document library

We have a customer that has reported a problem with the Created By value. Sometimes when a user create and upload a new document in a document library the Created By value isn't the value of the user ...
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Enterprise Keyword term set Sharepoint 2013

Can I set an specific term set for the enterprise keyword? The default Term set is System/Keywords but let's say that I have a enterprise keyword in 2 different content types so in content type A the ...
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Prompt for credentials on every access to a document library

I need some assistance to build the below: I'm using SharePoint 2013 web application (windows authentication) and we need that each time we click on the document library link to appear a popup ...
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How to set image path to lookup column?

I have a custom list having lookup with a picture library. But when I am creating lookup it just gives some of the columns like Title, Created, Modified, etc. it do not gives any value like FileRef or ...
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Show notification from list form on list view

I have a custom display/edit form for my list. After the form is submitted and the user is redirected back to list view, I want to show a notification that 'new item has been added' or 'changes were ...
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How to add a button that triggers custom C# code on a list

I have a list of (email) objects which has a lookup field. When an email is received in my document library, I have added code to the EmailEventReceiver to see if the email address matches an ...
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Lookup list does not exist error

While looping through my sharepoint's list fields, I found that there are some "in-built" Sharepoint fields (for example, Check In Comment) that are lookup fields. However, when I try to use ...
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Resource Reservation for SP 2013 on prem

I wanted to know what others are using for reserving various office resources (rooms, equipments, etc). This is for Sharepoint 2013 on-prem. You may be aware that MS had discontinued support for group ...
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How to show comment in Task List View?

I have a document library (lib). There is an approval workflow (WF) on it. Whenever a new document is added, the WF will start. In the workflow, before a task is assigned, I set values for the task ...
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Error while recreating a deleted site colelction

I get this error after I try to recreate a site collection which just have been deleted. System.ArgumentException: Another site already exists at http://localhost. Delete this site before attempting ...
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Sign out problem with custom login

We have a custom login form on our SharePoint site to support mixed authentication. This is working well. The problem is when a user signs out they are redirected back to the login page, rather than ...
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Reinstall site collections after language pack installation

I have two site collections, with a bunch of sites under them. Now I have been asked to change the language of the site. I have successfully installed the language pack, and completed all the tasks ...