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How do you use JS Link with Pages?

I'm trying to make a JS Link script that will work with my site's Pages list. Basically I want to display a simple list of page titles. I'm using the Pages Web Part (Web Part > Apps > Pages). var ...
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Sharepoint 2013 and Html5 Video

Does anyone know why (or can they point me in the right direction) my html5 video is not playing on my sharepoint page? Unfortunately it is defaulting to the silverlight player every time and I am ...
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In 2013 using JavaScript how do you empty a people picker field?

In SharePoint 2013, I want to delete all existing values in a people picker field using javascript or jquery. Simply using .removeAttr('value') or .val("") does not work.
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Call JS Function after User clicks Like

I have Ratings enabled on a document library in the form of Likes. I want to call a JS function after the user hits Like / Unlike but what I have isn't working. var _href = ...
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HTTP 500 Error When running a workflow

I have created a workflow that takes the version number (major and minor) of a document, truncates it to give only the major number and put it into another column in the library. However when I run ...
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Setting JSLink SharePoint online

Has anybody successfully set the JSLink for SP Online? I usually set it through Powershell on the view itself but that Command isn't available Online ...
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Sharepoint Online 2013 Menu Snippet

I am using Design Manager to add the menu snippet in my page layout in SharePoint Online 2013. How do I go about adding a drop down menu. I wanted to add managed navigation but there is no Navigation ...
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Microfeed web part / My Site News Feed 2013 customization

Based on my readings, the microfeed web part is located in Microsoft.SharePoint.Portal.WebContols.MicrofeedWebPart Anyone know where to find the ascx.cs file for this web part control? I need to ...
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Sharepoint 2013 imported site web part - instance not set to an instance of an object

I have a Live SP farm with a single site running fine, and a dev environment which is a clone of live. Dev has been built retrospectively, and therefore we've done a Restore-SPSite to restore the live ...
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How do I add a Publishing HTML column to pages?

On our site I need to have an extra column on pages where users can enter teaser content. The teaser content is displayed on our homepage. I've created the teaser column with the 'Multiple lines of ...
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Sharepoint 2013 - Importing and Exporting Navigation Terms

Is there a way under site settings in SharePoint 2013 to import and export Navigation terms? Do I need to download a separate app into SharePoint in order to complete this task? I do not know ...
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Approval Workflow for SP2013 foundation using Workflow Manager

We know SharePoint 2013 foundation does not have "Approval workflow" from out of the box. If I install and configure Workflow Manager 1.0. Can I create "Approval workflow" for SharePoint 2013 using ...
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Pointing (or Connecting) to List View Web Part (SP2013)

Although I have solved this issue using a Filter List web part connected to the List web part, it is not good enough for my boss. He would prefer that the user have to only click once, rather than ...
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SharePoint Sync Files

I want to be able to sync data from SharePoint 2013 to a server on our network. Basically sync documents, photos, txt files etc. I have found a webpage that say to use the button (with circle) ...
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JavaScript for Media Web Part in SharePoint 2013?

I have some custom JavaScript in SharePoint 2010 that works with the native Media Web Part, as described on MSDN. However, when porting this over to SharePoint 2013, the obj[0].Content.MediaPlayer ...
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how to redirect to “page not found”

how to redirect to "page not found" for code in SharePoint 2013? To page /page/PageNotFoundError.aspx Does anyone knows how can I do that? example: item.status = rejected then this.page.redirect = ...
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CQWP Filtering all sites based on metadata

How to create a CQWP that filter all the site's document libraries using metadata. I already defined the metadata terms and added columns based on them on my document libraries. Th problem is that ...
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Export Event with Attachment to outlook

I am exporting SharePoint 2013 Calendar event from custom command > Export event to Outlook. But the problem is that I want to export attachment along with event: By default it's exporting only ...
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“The activity named 'WorkflowXaml_GUID' from scope was not found” when deploying SP 2013 Workflow

Ok. I have been getting this issue once in a while and I need to know how to fix it. Scenario: I wanted some custom actions performed on my workflow. So created an activity library and a class that ...
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Starting “Alert Me” automatically

I've come across to programmatically assign list/library alerts to a single SharePoint user, is it possible to do the same but for more than just one user or maybe a SharePoint group? Thanks in ...
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How can I preconfigure which refiners appear in a search results refinement web part?

I'm developing a custom search solution for a client with a requirement to automatically deploy some search results pages with refinement panels whenever a new sub site is created. I'm doing this with ...
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Unable to perform A full Farm Backup

I have SharePoint 2013 server, containing one web application and three site collections. I want to perform my first full farm backup, so I wrote the following command inside SharePoint PowerShell: ...
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Where is Query String (URL) Filter?

Based on the answers to a previous question I want to use the Query String (URL) Filter, but I don't see it on my site. Is there something I have to enable?
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Gantt Chart Scale Zoom

Is there a way to have scaling or even the zoom in zoom out functionality on a Task List Gantt Chart view in a Web Part on a dashboard. It's part of a dashboard and rather than going into the task ...
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Pull a field from an Access file that is in a Document Library

When an access file is checked into a document library, I need to open it and get an ID field from one of the table and store the ID in the list. Any help is greatly appreciated.
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Mysites and other User Profile Services 404 Error: Works Temporarily after Startup

In the past couple of days, my SP2013 Standard Environment is acting strange. I am unable to view personal sites (the About Me/NewsFeed/or OneDrive). I have tried the following steps: Verifying ...
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Does SP2013 Conent Deployment Destination URL Need to be Default Alternate Access Mapping (AMM)

We have an internet facing SharePoint 2013 Web Application. We are using Content Deployment job to push content to the Intenet facing farm. We are about to go live and need to change the default AAM ...
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Can I filter a Web Part list using parameters from the URL?

In my rich content area I've inserted a Pages Web Part (to show a list of pages in the subsite). I'm using JS Link to customize the presentation of the list. Can I pass a parameter to the page and ...
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SharePoint 2013 Search Results in raw XML

I'm setting up some Search Query Webparts but we have a LOT of managed properties (1,200+). So it would have been great to be able to see a search result in raw XML in order to know, which properties ...
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Custom .aspx as modal dialog not working: 'SP' is undefined

SharePoint 2013 server... I have created a custom aspx page for use as a modal dialog. I want this pop up to collect field values and return them to the form the pop up was called from. The pop up ...
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Metadata navigation on document library, removing “Folders” from TreeView

Does anyone know how to add only one custom MetadataNavigationHierarchy? In my case, I would like to remove "Folders" from the TreeView, so my custom MetadataNavigationHierarchy is the only one being ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Workflow - if any value equals value

if any value equals value condition not allow to put value and also if I take it from lookup not allowed integer value
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How to create Employee Attendance List / Report using SharePoint 2013

I want to create company employee attendance sheet using SharePoint OOTB web part or List. Can any one please provide some good example or link which I can refer please. Thanks
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Middle mouse button click + scroll also scrolls the ribbon

Using Google Chrome I'm struggling with an issue which scrolls also the top ribbon of the SharePoint 2013 page. This happens when a page is scrolled to the bottom of the page by clicking the middle ...
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Plan my SharePoint backup

I know that my question might be basic for some people, but I need help in creating a backup policy for my SharePoint environment. I have SharePoint server 2013 live, which have the following main ...
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How to Hide default Authentication Providers in SharePoint 2013

I am using Claim Provider authentication and I tried to hide default authentication provider based from People picker using powershell. I copied the following powershell script from Steve Peschka blog ...
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How to programmatically make textbox control read only in infopath

I am working on SharePoint 2013 office 365, Infopath 2010. I have a requirement when user selects "Approved" from the given dropdown list and clicks on save button then the text boxes in infopath ...
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How do I organize groups of pages in SharePoint?

I'm importing content from an old site into SharePoint. The old site was organized kind of like a blog with categories, something like: News - 20 pages Company A Bulletins - 50 pages Company B ...
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How do I include my Custom Styles in the System Master Page?

I have a bunch of custom styles that people use to edit content (headings, paragraphs, etc). But they don't show up in the backend area. I'm using Seattle for the System Master Page. How do I get my ...
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Full Crawl and Continous crawl

We have SharePoint 2013 environment and search is set as continuous crawl. We are planning to map crawled properties to managed properties and need to do a full crawl: Do you need to switch the crawl ...
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CSWP Paging Not Showing Up

Paging is not showing up on my CSWP. I have a content search webpart getting items from an authoring site (cross-site publishing). There are currently 6 items in the catalog and the "number of items ...
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Help Enabling Web Part Properties

I added a web part to a page I created for a site collection sub-site having the project template. I am able to add a web part (Media & Content -> Page Viewer), but the Web Part Properties button ...
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What Happens if you Stop SpServiceInstance

Windows Infrastructure team last night restarted our Lower end servers. Post re-boot we have now encountered error in 2 app server who is hosting Query and Index processing services of Search ...
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Help For Adding Page to Site Collection Subsite

i created a host named site collection under which i created a subsite with a project template. on the main portal page, there is an option to add a page to a site under the settings button, but when ...
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How to select and filter list items lookup column with Sharepoint 2013 REST Feature?

I am using SharePoint 2013 REST. I have list which contains many look up columns, I can get list items through list if they are not look up columns but I can't select and also filter based on look up ...
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How to Prevent users from editing their mysites personal information? (SharePoint 2013)

I'm trying to prevent users from changing their photo and personal information in mysites. I go to SharePoint Central Admin > click Manage web applications > click the mysites web app > click User ...
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Microsoft.SharePoint.SPException: Save Conflict. On List.Update()

I have a site collection that has ~600 sub-sites. Each sub-site has a sub-site, as well, making a total of ~1200 sites. I am iterating through each site and updating (resetting) a list. This is ...
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Inherit the search drop down from site collection to sites/sub sites

In SP2013 I created a custom search scope drop down options at site collection level. I have to inherit the same search scope dropdown option to all the sites/sub sites under the site collection. How ...
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2013 MySite - WebPart provides user properties

I'm currently branding a 2013 MySite host and to do so I access some user information via JSOM. EnsureUserProperties: function (callback) { /// <summary> /// Ensures that the ...
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Define a backup job on daily basis

I usually run the following three statements manually inside SharePoint power shell :- Backup-spsite -identity http://tgvsps01 -path T:\back\Team.bak –force Backup-spsite -identity ...