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SP.ClientContext.Load suddenly throwing uncaught TypeError?

I am trying to start a workflow from JSOM. I just had it working fine, and then I had to change some of the other code in the JavaScript file that is unrelated to the client context or executing ...
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How to change the database for usage and health data collection service

how to change the the database for usage and health data collection service in sharepoint 2013, now its database size is 50 GB and i want to change the database size.
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SSRS report issue inside of SharePoint 2013 reports

Win7, IE11, SP2013, SQL12, and SSRS the Printer Icon never renders for users to print a report? Have updated the ReportViewer dll, SP1 for SP2013, SP1 for SqlServer with cumulative patch 8 applied. ...
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our sharepoint content database is on “upgrading” status after running my product configuration wizard [duplicate]

Last week our system admin install some patches on our SharePoint 2013 server. and seems one of the updates MS16-004 caused problems with our list view. and i read that installing this hot fix "KB ...
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Search Schema - An unknown error nhas occurred

Has anyone encountered this before? I see this post from 6 months ago, but my post to the question was deleted by a mod before I could find out if the OP had resolved his problem. How can I recover ...
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Change SharePoint group owner with Powershell to a SharePoint group

I have this PS script to change the group owner of a SharePoint group to a domain user. I would like to use this script to change it to an existing SharePoint group. The current script only allows ...
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my sharepoint farm stop working after applying a hot fix (KB 3114508)

I have a SharePoint server 2013, with build number 15.0.4763.1000, now our system admins install windows security updates each month on our servers, and seems one of the updates named MS16-004 caused ...
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Javascript popup

I am using the below code to create a pop for pages. When you right click and select print preview, the preview is of the page behind the pop up as well as the pop. Is it possible to just preview ...
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Where can I host oData web services in SharePoint 2013

I can create soap and wcf rest web services and put them in ISAPI folder to host them, and SharePoint host them for me. Now I want to develop some custom oData services, how can I host them in ...
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How to remove a deployed ElementManifest in a feature version

How do I remove deployed feature elements using a feature-version? i.e. given: <Feature Title="Some functionality" Id="cae1f65d-0365-42e9-9907-356c7983e902" Scope="Site"> ...
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freeze header or sticky header on website sp 2013

I am working on SP2013 & I want to apply freeze header or sticky header in my site. I have tried spoodoo header but it doesn't work. Can anyone give me idea how to get output? I have tried to ...
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Problems with SharePoint DelegateControl

We have created a Delegated control for People Picker. Implementation Details: We have a ascx control which is using jquery Select2 plugin. This control is calling some webservice to get details. ...
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manage views in Document library having folder structure

we are having a document library in SharePoint 2013, with multiple folders(having main folder->inside another folder->inside another folder->inside having documents), at the folder level's we are able ...
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Where does a document library description appear in 2013?

I wrote this document library description in 2007 but now we're on 2013 it doesn't seem to appear? Where would the users see this library description?
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Missing Namespace with Office

I am trying to develop a custom solution that makes use of the Word Automation Service but I keep running into a snag. The reference article I am following says that I need to make use of the ...
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SPLimitedWebPartManager.Dispose() vs SPLimitedWebPartManager.Web.Dispose()

SPLimitedWebPartManager references SPWeb object internally and implements IDisposable interface, therefore we need to dispose it explicitly. As I understand, we need to dispose its internal SPweb ...
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Can't apply filter [ME] to person field updated by CSOM

I create calendar item and add user field value by SharePoint CSOM. Item successfully created but I can't apply [ME] filter to person field. Returned no results. But if I open item to edit and save ...
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Change the language of the form data upon on selection of choice field

I have a list with a choice column that shows two values English and Spanish if Spanish is selected then the content below the form say "Hi this form is customized" should be translated Spanish ...
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SharePoint Migration 2013

What steps do I need to take with Active Directory while SharePoint Migration2013 Process at enterprise level? If it is Content DB method? If it is using any third party tool?
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How to force a retension policy stage to get activated more that once on an item

I am working on a SharePoint server 2013, and i have defined the following retention policy inside my content type:- I was planning to have this retention policy:- To run a workflow when the ...
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get imageurl from picture library linked to lookup column in list

I have list called "Employee" and it has lookup column called as "City". This lookup column is Connected to Picture libraray. I wish to retrieve imageurl from it. How to achieve it. I tried this so ...
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REST list of built in columns for $select

I'm just getting into using REST calls to work with SharePoint 2013. The first challenge I'm facing is know which columns I can retrieve using $select and which ones need to be expanded. For example ...
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Deploying Master Page to Site Collection Level using Feature Receiver Sharepoint 2013

I am getting an access denied error while deploying the custom master page,feature reciever to the Site collection. How ever when scoped to web it works fine.
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Ending a Nintex workflow using JavaScript [on hold]

Hopefully someone has an answer out there and I am just unable to find it. My question is: Is there a way to end a Nintex workflow (on a list item) through the use of JavaScript? Points I've come ...
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Global workflows will not work well on a restored site collection

I have a site collection of type team site inside my SharePoint server 2013, where inside this site collection I did the following:- I publish a workflow globally, using SharePoint designer 2013. I ...
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SharePoint 2013 WCF giving error, “Server Error in '/' Application. Configuration Error”

I am creating sharepoint hosted WCF. And I have created is as mentioned in the following blog, ...
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Connect to Office - Add to SharePoint Sites - When do SharePoint Sites get synchronized?

We are having trouble with the Add to SharePoint Sites functionality. It often doesn't work as we expect it to work. Hence I'll try to describe what we are doing, then I'll try to formulate my ...
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Refer office icons programatically

In my SharePoint list i have column called DocType which has values Docx,XLsx,PPT,Link If you choose any of those I wish to display the Office icons accordingly. As I know these icons are located ...
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Share documents with users without permission

I have the following case: There are 2 departments with each having a separate site collection with a document library. Only the users from a department have access to the corresponding site ...
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Better logic to create CAML queries

Assume i have 3 checkboxes in my webpart Properties. Checkboxes are for selecting categories. In my SharePoint list i have multichoice column called category and values in it are CAT1,CAT2 and CAT3 ...
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nintex farm level workflow for Access request in Sharepoint 2013 [on hold]

I am looking for a nintex workflow that pulls / routes the access requests to a group which contains "Owner". The access request must reach the Owner group with reminders send twice from the day it ...
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Show AlertMe link not working in search results webpart

I checked on the "Show AlertMe link" in the settings in webpart properties of the search results webpart, but the status of it getting changed to unchecked when I edit it again. It is not getting ...
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Site Master Page Issue in SharePoint 2013

I have a custom master page (that includes top navigation, breadcrumb, etc.) created using Visual Studio 2012 for SharePoint 2013. And I am using it as a site master page. Now I want to use this site ...
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Is there an OOB way to display an Outlook group calendar as a calendar overlay in Sharepoint 2013?

My company has a calendar we use in Outlook to display what dates members of our IT group are taking off for vacation. For previous versions of SharePoint, we rendered this page as an Outlook Web ...
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Sharepoint 2013 search not indexing newly added publishing pages

I have a publishing page library containing all of my posts. We are using search driven webparts to pull the search results and display to users. What we are seeing is that after a new page is ...
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iFrame shows no scrollbars

I have a simple iFrame within a content editor where I want to add SP content (dynamically via JS): This is working fine... <iframe id="VersionHistoryFrame" src="http://www.test.de" width="400" ...
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2013 Workflow Wait for Event Alternative

Let me start by saying I am very new to WFs. I am designing a 2013 WF in SPD 2013 and ran into a road block. As of right now my WF gets to a step where it checks to see if we need to create a new ...
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filter on multichoice column

In my list i have multichoice column... How to filter on it programatically.. I know to filter based on text column like below SPList oList = oWebsiteRoot.Lists["mylist"]; // list_name SPQuery ...
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Mass check out SharePoint 2013 when copying to SharePoint 2010, retain Version History

I need to move most of the contents of our current SharePoint 2013 site, to a SharePoint 2010 site (due to Corporate merger). I have mapped the network drives so I can just drag and drop what we need, ...
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How does SharePoints Information Management Policy delete items?

Stumbled across some deadlocks in one of our content databases that i could track down to some workflows wrecking havoc in a site collection by creating over a million of list items in multiple ...
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Page Icon Connected to Welcome Page

This is a very simple question, but not 100% sure. Scenario: I would like to change the URL of the icon for a sub-site without using code. During research and testing there are many ways by changing ...
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CSOM get document by ID

I'm using the following CSOM code to retrieve a document title by id: ClientContext context = new ClientContext("http://sharepoint"); List oList = context.Web.Lists.GetByTitle("Documents"); ...
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Drag and drop functionality is creating folder instead of file

When we are dragging and dropping files in SharePoint 2013 document library folders are getting created instead of files. Folder are created with the Files name. For ex., if you upload a file with ...
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Use Sharepoint for news publishing

Our vendor has set up a Sharepoint installation and created a publishing portal with a pages library. So far, so good, but we have the following questions about this implementation: It seems ...
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Access Denied Error on Menus

Using the URL, users are able to authenticate and access our root site but the Nav Bar menu and side menu do not display. They just display "Error". However if a user access the site using the server ...
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Using an XsltListViewWebPart in a Page Layout, pointing to a relatively located list

I am trying to create a page layout with an XsltListViewWebPart that, no matter what site collection or subsite you're on, so long as that web has a list with that name, it will use it. At the ...
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Standard vs Datasheet list view filtering

We were working on creating a new view for a list with several filter conditions. Our test view was a standard view and we worked out the combination of conditions and sequence of AND/OR to get the ...
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Workflow added to a site collection content type will not be added to the underlying sub sites lists content type

I am facing a problem in that when I add a workflow to a site collection content type, then the workflow will not get added to the lists content type at the sub site level. Here is my problem ...
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How to exclude Local SharePoint Site results from Enterprise Search Center?

We're currently using our Enterprise Search Center to search several file shares. We'd like to be able to add the capability for users to search their site collections for any files that are on that ...
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Set-SPEnterpriseSearchTopology : Topology activation failed during attemt to fix degraded index

Im trying to fix a degraded index, using the script from this post. How do I fix a degraded SharePoint 2013 index partition when there is only one of them? But the last line ...