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SharePoint 2013 JavaScript CSOM: How to change the field 'PublishingPageLayout'

I am trying to update the page layout of a wiki page using the JavaScript object model and I can't seem to get it to work. I know I need to do something like this: ...
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Why can't I sort the Search Results Web Part by a Managed Property?

I have a Search Results web part which shows items from my custom list. The custom list contains a site column called Idea Date. I've been trying for days to get this Search Results web part to sort ...
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After creating Managed Metadata Service using PowerShell

I have created Managed Metadata service application using PowerShell. The MMS was created and started successfully. My Question is, Will this new MMS be added as connected service to the central admin ...
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How to add custom group in list setting page?

I want to add one custom action in my custom group. I have done following for that <Elements xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/sharepoint/"> <CustomActionGroup ...
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Sharepoint Online search not showing the correct title

I have a content search webpart that shows the title of the file and other properties. However in some file its not using the property Title, it looks like its using the title on the first big ...
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WCF endpoints in SharePoint web.config

I have a SharePoint site that makes calls to a public web API (Melissa Data) using a WCF client. I have the endpoints configured in the web.config like so: <system.serviceModel> ...
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Create Sharepoint forms from Word (or different program)?

We have about 5,000 Word documents in which the first page is a table created in Word with project information (client, owner, construction date, budget, location, size etc.) Is there a way to import ...
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Custom entity extraction

I need help with custom entity extraction setting. I created an UTF-8, comma separated .csv file, script with the right dictionary (Microsoft.UserDictionaries.EntityExtraction.Custom.Word.N) and UNC ...
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How to change text encoding when inserting values inside a sharepoint list using powershell?

I'm using french words with special characters like "é" "à" etc. When I trying to insert text in my list fields using powershell, it does insert the values but the characters aren't well encoded. For ...
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How to retrieve AD Informations from Custom Application Page (Using VB)

I've just created a new application page (aspx with VB). I can't find any solution to gather their AD informations (specific attributes) without asking them their password twice (first time when they ...
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How to convert GlobalBreadCrumbNavPopout to Text based breadcrumb

Hi is there a way to convert GlobalBreadCrumbNavPopout text based bread crumb below in SharePoint 2013? Site1 > Test > LastSite You help is appreciated. Thanks and Regards!
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How to link to a certain post in the SP Blog site, but displaying the full blog roll

I've deployed the SP 2013 Blog site template, and appreciate the ease of publishing from Word - that'll make my content guy very happy. I have a 3rd party spotlight solution on my Intranet homepage ...
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SP2013: JavaScript Object Model - Setting the value of a list field

How do I set the value of a field in a list using the JavaScript object model? I am trying to click a button on an existing page that automatically creates a new wikipage (which I have done) and ...
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How can I check-in multiple files at once SharePoint 2013?

I've been doing a lot of reading and research today, but haven't been able to find a solution that works for me. Up until yesterday, our sales team was able to mass-check out files for tracking, fill ...
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Sharepoint Excel files Capacity Planning

I have requirement to upload 30K records every year in document library and further attach workflow and do some stuff based on business criteria. I need to plan for capacity in SharePoint, so I need ...
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ASP.NET Update Panel not rendering in Sharepoint 2013

I am currently developing a webpart that has implemented an ASP update panel: HTML: <asp:Timer ID="Timer1" runat="server" OnTick="Timer1_Tick" Enabled="true" Interval="1000" ...
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Dynamic filter in list view -> Changing the operator

Very simple question, the list view dynamic filter (The one you see when you click on a column header), uses the OR operator for a multi-value field. However, I want to use the AND operator instead. ...
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Site/Page permissions based on FBA roles

I've setup FBA for SharePoint 2013. I need that only users that have a specific FBA role be able to access to a specific Page. I tried: - Adding a FBA role into a Site Group and give permissions to ...
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Web service to move items to the recycle bin

Running SP 2013, I am looking for a web servcie that moves items to the recycle bin rather than deleting them permanently. Something like: SPListItem.Recycle for web services. Any hint?
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How to set a multi-choice field value in a sharepoint list using powershell?

I have a sharepoint list and I want to set some value inside it. The multi-choice field is already defined and it is already pointing on data. I just want to pick one of the choices and set it in the ...
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Learning SharePoint 2013 & SharePoint Designer 2013

I am trying to learn how to use SharePoint 2013 OOTB and with SharePoint designer 2013. Creating Sites adding web parts/app parts creating workflows with sharepoint designer etc I have been searching ...
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Delete old items if it exceed List View Threshold - SharePoint

I'm having a workflow that creates alot of documents in a single library. I know I'm going to exceed the limit of 5000 pretty fast. Old documents can be deleted so the question is: Is there a simple ...
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my sharepoint ribbon and save button get disabled why?

When pressing editbutton i am dispalying the height to 300px of my class .center but in editmode the buttons in top get disabled and also save button?
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Get Columns via REST

I'm trying to get a list of all columns/fields for a list via REST using the /_api/Web/Lists(guid'xxxx')/Fields endpoint. This works fine, except it's adding in all of the system and duplicate fields ...
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SharePoint Online 2013 - Mapping User Profile properties

Doing a proof-of-concept for management by doing a manual CSV import of a small subset of user accounts exported from AD using a Get-ADUser|Export-CSV method. They are imported using ...
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When I use Calendars Overlay, how do I make Exchange click through to my calendar?

When I use the calendars overlay feature in SPS, I was able to add an Exchange calendar if I add the URLs OWA URL https://email.domain.com/owa/?cmd=contents&module=calendar Web service ...
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SharePoint web app not accessible on server

I have a simple SharePoint 2013 Foundation set up. I have configured it with one web app that is accessible on port 80 and added an alternate site mapping and relative binding in IIS. Central admin ...
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The type '*', provided as the Service attribute value in the ServiceHost directive, or provided in the configuration element could not be found

I have created my provider hosted app and successfully debugged it locally and it works perfect, its ready for the test environment But when I deploy it to Azure I have this error in the Web service: ...
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List with 'can only view his own item' and item approval do not work with Approver permission

Simple list with approval feature. Members are set that they can only view and edit their own. I have also one set of approvers that should approve. However the approvers do not see the items. I have ...
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Optimizing taxonomyTerm request

I'm working on a custom navigation webpart for SP2013 using the JSOM. Currently, a part of fetching the data from the termstore involves fetching all the terms and then getting data from the ...
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Link to download multiple files

We create an app that allows to send (for example, by e-mail) link to user for downloading certain documents. At the moment, we use VirtoSoftware Bulk Download for downloading files via SharePoint UI. ...
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Proxy Full Trust for Sharepoint 2013 Sandbox

I have a Proxy Full Trust implementing in Sharepoint 2013 Sandbox. When I update my proxy operation class in Visual Studio and deploy to SharePoint, I never see the last changes. How can I refresh ...
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Get all Site Collections with CSOM

I've been working on an provider-hosted app that shows all sitecollections in the current Web application (Tenant). I I've done it on Online using SPOSitePropertiesEnumerable but I've been struggling ...
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SharePoint 2013 Land page that redirect to another SP Site and gather information

We'll enable a extranet for our customers. Every partner will have his own site collection for example : https://extranet.com/sites/partner1. I would like to set up a page located at : ...
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Composed Looks: Custom fonts and colours not applying with custom master page

This is on SharePoint Online. I have a custom spcolor file, a copy of an existing file with my colour changes made. I also have a custom spfont file, where I've replaced all font definitions with ...
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How to get multiple lists on a page using context.executeQueryAsync?

Code that I can execute like this is my end fantasy: var listCollection1 = getList("listName1"); var listCollection2 = getList("listName2"); // at this line I now have both of those populated Where ...
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How to upload display templates via CSOM - “Value does not fall within the expected range.”

I have the following code to upload display templates, but I have this error: [Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.ServerException] = {"Value does not fall within the expected range."} I suppose the error ...
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Assigned To field won't populate using content query

I am using a content query web part to roll up a group of tasks to the higher level site. I am using a custom item style template. <xsl:template name="TasksView" ...
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Force Users to change their password on first logon

I'm using SharePoint 2013 Server, and I added a solution (changepasswordfromsharepoint2013 from codeplex) that permit users to modify their AD password from SharePoint. This is working well. Now I'm ...
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SharePoint MySite last modified date - Create CV based on mysite's properties / lists

What's the best way to find out when a property / custom property are changed on a mysite? Can't find any last modified on user properties. We're trying to create CV based on users mysite. We've ...
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Unable to activate solution in another machine

I have a solution that has custom site columns and content types. When I try to activate this on the production box is does not allow me to do so and whenever I try to activate, it gives me an error ...
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No pagination in Document Set/Library

I have a document set library that does not paginate the files within each document set. I can see a total of 30 files within each document set but the page controls to see the second page of files ...
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How to prevent more then 1 dialog boxes opening on page at a single time

I am trying to open dialog box but it is opening 2 times. function postRenderHandler(ctx) { var jsViewContainer = $("#WPQ2_ListTitleViewSelectorMenu_Container"); var jsViewLink = ...
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Sharepoint search continues crawling 2013

How does Continuous crawl work? And how does it differ from Incremental craml?
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How to Add “Checked Out to Me” to Home page

I would like to add a field on the HOME page of "Files checked out to me" so that users can see what they have checked out.
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client side IDs of share point elements

I need to hide some menu items that come OOTB on sharepoint pages. I can do this through javascript/jquery, but am not sure how consistent are the client side IDs of various elements on SP pages. I ...
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Web Part Connections won't work if data is “linked”, what's an alternative

I have a web part connection that has linked data. "Company" I want to click on company and see all the associated employees List 1 - Sites Site Name Site Address (state etc) List 2 - Company ...
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Metadata Navigation not working elsewhere than site settings

I'm coming to a really strange behavior of SharePoint 2013 Metadata Navigation. I have set a list of terms for the top navigation, at the "root" of my site (aka the highest level of SharePoint, ...
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Error while crawling LOB contents in SP 2013:Could not find default endpoint references contract in ServiceModel client configuration section

I created BDC Model in SharePoint 2013 using Visual Studio 2013. I am retrieving data from external data source using Web Service in ReadList method. Using this external content type (BDC Model) i ...
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Handlebars adding cdata SharePoint 2013

Handlebars keeps adding cdata comment tags while using SharePoint 2013. I put my handlebars temple in the master page, like on previous sites. <script id="Template" ...