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Copying the staging farm inside my development environment

We have three SharePoint server professional 2013environments; development, staging +live. Now due to time limitation we did a lot of modifications and testing to our staging server directly without ...
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Adding Font Awesome Icons to Quick Launch Links

When customizing the Quick Launch Links Navigation, I got stuck with adding Font Awesome Icons. How do I go about it so that it appears like the ones in the picture below? And the code is as below: ...
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Contacts list -> “Connect to Outlook” - how to do it automatically?

My company has a contacts list on SharePoint and the requirement is that every user should have this list bound to outlook using standard "Connect to Outlook" functionality. The thing is they don't ...
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Customizing the Two-Columns with header layout

I want to change the size of left column to be smaller than the right column in the Two-Columns Layout. If there is a CSS script I can input in the content editor, I will highly appreciate.
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Content Search Query settings in Site Template

We've added a CSWP to a site template, defined the query and added custom display templates with the Control and Item options. However, when we create new sites from the template, the new CSWP ...
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AdministrationVirtualServerUriCantBeFound is Failed to retrieve the SharePoint Central Administration Web Application URL

I am facing problems in accessing the Central administration web application. so i run the product configuration wizard, which raised the following error:- Failed to retrieve the SharePoint Central ...
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Master page Header

I wish to customize my master page, just adding a simple header and removing the standarda SharePoint toolbars. How can I do it easly? Thanks
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Restore Job Failed

I got backup and I restored another server the backup. But restore failed. The restore job failed. For more information, see the error log that is located in the backup directory. I got one ...
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All my Web Application are rasing “File not Found error”

I have two web applications; the central administration & a custom web application. when i try accessing them i will get the following error. For CA :- for the custom web application (after ...
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Get userProfile mail by SP.FieldUserValue

What I want Simply - the user's profile information to obtain the mail adress. What I have A SP.FieldUserValue object filled with the user which mail I want to obtain. Approach MailContact: ...
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Associate external content source with list item

I have a custom list with URL column. This URL will be used for crawling external content (e.g. network folder) and I'd like to associate search results with this list item. e.g. Search result ...
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Inherit Master Page when the subsite uses different template

How to inherit the master page when the subsite uses a different template (e.g Team Site) from the parent site (e.g Publishing Site) ? The soltution proposed in How do I get a subsite to inherit ...
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How to retrieve the ISO/original value of a DateTime column in a list using CAML?

I'm using SharePoint Foundation 2013 and I want to retrieve the data in my DateTime column. Is there a way to retrieve the original/raw values or ISO values of a DateTime column using CAML query? ...
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Remove level 1 from the table of contents webpart in 2013

I'm using the built in table of contents webpart to make a navigation bar to run along the top of every page on a site. I want this to have a list of all the pages (publishing) below the page you're ...
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SharePoint 2013 Programming Labs

Since I am programmer I thought it would be better to hear from other programmers about how they learn about SP 2013 SharePoint 2013 is huge and so are the system requirements. Its so difficult if ...
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JavaScript error with paging in community discussion SP 2013

I have a community site with many discusssions. One of them is a discussion divided into 3 pages (each answer has text and animated gif). When I try to go to page 2, in default (Flat) view mode, I ...
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SharePoint 2013 i18n with resource files

I'm doing internationalization (i18n) with SharePoint 2013. I'm getting language code from a SharePoint list and I have given "ja" as the language code for the Japanese language. I have named the ...
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How to Get list of site collections in a web application using JSOM

I have got a requirement like want to fetch the details of all the site collections in a web application either using JSOM or .net managed client object model? Please provide me those details. ...
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New Managed Properties don't contain values

We are facing a very unusual issue at one of our customers. Newly created managed properties are not being filled with values. The scenario: SharePoint 2013 the Search Service Application has been ...
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SharePoint 2013 Apps adding a Document library

Hi I am building an SharePoint hosted app that will make crossdomain calls on host web. Now I tryinging out both CSOM ( which I am starting to hate ) and REST statements in my Javascript. It occurred ...
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How do I get the URLs of files attached to items in my list?

I'm using the CSOM to get my SharePoint list. I need to loop through it and get the URLs for the files attached to each item in the list. C#: SPContext spctx = new SPContext("news"); List news = ...
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Users are not able to follow documents in my SP2013 site, what should I do?

The site that I have has the feature of "Following Content" activated, but users can't follow any of the documents in it. Can someone help me here? What else do I have to do to completely activate ...
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Users with read only permissions can't see custom Master Page and Managed Metadata Navigation SharePoint 2013

Managed Metadata Navigation not working for Users with read permission in SharePoint 2013 if I give target url as /Forms/AllItems.aspx or blog/default.aspx, the term itself is not visible in the ...
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Whitespace inserted by SP2013 design manager causing pages to break horribly?

I'm creating a site in SharePoint 2013. I've created an HTML page layout, then using the built-in Snippets functionality, added a Content Editor web part to a page. I point it at an HTML file. ...
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Filtering a SharePoint list

I have 2 lists and 2 pages. The first one lets call it System contains 2 columns, Name and Action. The Action column is a URL that redirects to the second page. The second one lets call it ...
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SharePoint reporting services integration

I am using the SharePoint report services integration. I deployed a report to a document library, but when I try to view the report (form SP), I receive this error: login failed for user 'nt ...
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Additional properties shown in search results - how-to

I am looking for a way on how to display the three dots '...' when hovering over a search result in SP2013. E.g. a word document, the hover shows a pop-up with file content preview and a few details ...
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Is there a way to monitor Newly created Index Component Sync Sp2013 search

I am in a process of fixing degraded Index Component in my search topology. I was able to remove and new index component. After i added index component now its stuck at status degraded, i know it ...
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Can't load sites, even admins

I created a site, but I can't get to it. Anytime I try, it tells me to request permission, but I can't get any of my admin accounts into the site to approve them. Even on the server, when I try to ...
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Help understanding the concept of provider hosted apps

I'm finally done with my long running SP2010 project and am only just now getting into SP2013. And I'm having some trouble understanding the concept of provider hosted apps. I've read the MSDN ...
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SharePoint Search Service Error“ The service implementation object was not initialized or is not available. ”

We have SharePoint 2013 Standard Farm, which consists of 2 Web Front end and 2 App servers. Of which 2 WFE are hosting Query Processing Components and Index Components and 2 App Servers are hosting ...
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SharePoint SQL Reporting

how can I do a simple report on SharePoint 13? (reading data by a SQL Server). Is there a way to put the data directly into a list? I heard about BDC how does it work? Thanks
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Is it possible to edit search results from within a display template (using data from an executeQueryAsync request)?

Does anyone know how to modify search results before they are rendered when the modification depends on data returned from an async request? I have a requirement to filter some search results ...
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XHTML 1.0 strict the attribute data-bind is not permitted for hte <ul> tag

Can anyone help me with error please. I have added knockout in at the beginning of the code with: I am using sharepoint designer 2013, and am very new to this - so I am sure there is an easy answer ...
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sharepoint 2013 64bit Event 3759 Database not empty

I've recently just created a brand new sharepoint 2013 app server and I've been running into the following error in my event log pretty consistently at one hour intervals. My event log keeps telling ...
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Enterprise wiki sub-site, have unique master pages but does not have any page layout

I have an enterprise wiki site collection, and I have created a new subsite of type enterprise wiki inside it. Now I opened the sub-site inside SharePoint designer, and I have noted the following:- ...
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Invoking PowerShell inside a SharePoint 2013 timer job throws an exception

I have a SP2013 timer job where I'm executing some SharePoint PowerShell commands. The same code that used to work in SharePoint 2010 will not work in SharePoint 2013 (Server 2012) - when the job is ...
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ContentClass for Team Sites

I'm trying to get a list of all site collections through search in the same way I would in SP2010 - i.e. issue a query with contentclass:"sts_site" This however seems to not pick up all site ...
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Using External Content Type to display XML file data as Contacts list

My client has a contacts list in some other system and this data needs to be displayed in SharePoint as a Contacts list. This external system can provide an xml periodically with the contacts data. ...
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how to move multiple documents from one to another list in SharePoint 2013?

Can any one give me an example,how we can move the documents from 1 list to another list and also from site collection1 list to another site collection2 list. Please help on this.
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Why this code does not match?

I currently doing simple custom webpart but this line of code will never works: Hello.ascx.cs if (strName == ConstantHelper.List.MYNAME) { ManageError("group " + strName.Trim() + " and " + ...
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Not able to display the version number in document while editing in word

I have a document library in which the users create new document from the template. I want to display the version number of document in the header. I performed the steps which are described in this ...
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SharePoint 2013 hide ellipses menu

How can I hide the ellipses menu on SharePoint 2013 sites, documents and libraries? thanks Nate
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Insert links to existing wiki pages using the Page>>Insert tab

I am working on an enterprise wiki site collection, and when I want to add links to existing wiki pages I find multiple approaches:- Using the double brackets [[WikiPageName]] Using the “Insert ...
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How do I use getbytitle with special characters?

I have a list named "St. John's Calendar". How do I use it with SP.CamlQuery? I'm thinking I need to encode it in some way, but nothing so far has worked. Something like: ...
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Retrieving metadata around documents in a library

This may come across as a novice question, but I was hoping to gain some direction or advice in how to query SharePoint 2013 to retrieve the metadata (document properties, including the Document ID ...
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when a user restore a wiki page the modifedby field will be equal to the user who did the restore and not the original user

I am working on an Enterprise Wiki site collection inside SharePoint 2013. Now I am facing the following problem when restoring a previous page version. I have the following scenario:- for example ...
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How to get lookup field value in document template while editing in word application?

I have a document library whose content type has a document template. I am setting the field values while creating new document in word application where the fields are available to set. Among the ...
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JSLink Client-side rendering

I need to render some fields client-side, I followed this guide: Client-side rendering but this code is not working: (function () { // Create object that have the context information about the ...
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ECB custom action by visual studio

How can I create a new ECB custom action by Visual Studio. Which kind of project do I need to create?