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Phonetic / Liguistic Search for People is Not Working in SP2013 Farm

Phonetic search is not working for us in a SharePoint Server 2013 farm. We are also seeing the following in the event logs (I the query text): 04/17/2014 11:40:15.89 ...
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How do I create SharePoint accounts from AD, but populate additional info that's NOT in AD in my employee directory?

The job I've been tasked with is to "import the users from Active Directory", which I think I can do with some of the tutorials I've found on here. What I'm unclear on is if I can link a second table ...
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Search date refiner with future dates

The OOTB search refiners for dates all seem to assume that there are only dates from the past up to today. If I have a RefinableDate with future dates they all get piled up on an interval labeled ...
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Sync SharePoint with Outlook Calendar for every user

Syncing SharePoint 2013 with Outlook 2013 is very simple! I can just click 'Connect to Outlook' in the ribbon and it's that easy: ...
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Is it possible to add a sql DB to sharepoint site?

Can we add a sql db to the sharepoint(2013) site or library without BCS? if yes, how do i do that. could anyone let me know the detail steps about how to do this.
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What causes duplicates in my Employee Directory (People Search Results) page in SP2013?

I apologize in advance for being a newbie, but I'm charged with creating an Employee Directory. I'm using the instructions in this article, but I'm a little perplexed by the results. I have ...
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Folder based retention policy

I have a SP2013 document library in which I need to set up different policies based on date to where a document would be deleted. I found an OOTB solution but can only use that policy on one folder. ...
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SharePoint Open with Explorer is missing

I apologize in advance, I could not find the answer to this anywhere. SharePoint foundation 2013 "Open with Explorer" is missing in the ribbon for all lists. This was working fine before the server ...
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Media web part in SharePoint 2013 (Office 365)

Adding a Media web part in order to add a video to a page only rarely allows the setting of the Behavior (Change Media, Change Image). Selecting Edit Web Part for the Media web part supposedly reveals ...
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Activity 'DynamicActivity' has 51 arguments

I am trying to publish my workflow after a revision, but I am getting this error whenever I try to publish. There are no errors when I check for them, but I cannot publish. There error message I get ...
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Fetch 'DocIcon' in REST api call

I have to display other site collection list data in root site. I am using REST API call to do that. But I am stuck while fetching 'DocIcon'. Can anyone tell me how can I get it? Here is my code ...
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How to create url to edit form of a specific list item?

I would like to create a url to a list item edit form. It is possible to use: https://sharepoint/site/Lists/MyList/EditForm.aspx?ID=1 and https://sharepoint/site/Lists/MyList/EditForm.aspx?Title=Test1 ...
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Is there to have a parameter for an entire list?

Is it possible to have an attribute, like start date, where other columns would use it to calculate their value? For example the due date column would take the start date and then add the amount of ...
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Designer Workflow Pause until… runs at wrong time when date column modified

We have a 2013 SharePoint Designer workflow with a Pause until... action. It is based on a Date-Time column. I've set it to run both on item creation and update. The problem comes in if the user ...
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Microsoft.SharePoint.Publishing.InvalidPageLayoutException after moving site collection

I have two web application: http://old.corp.com http://new.corp.com I had a site collection on http://old.corp.com/path/1. The site collection was in a dedicated content database and is based on a ...
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PowerView Configuration: unable to load report designer

I am configuring PowerView for my SharePoint enviornment. I was able to configure everything perfectly in a single server environment, however i am having challages in getting PowerView to work on a ...
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Access Denied on second file upload

I have a document library in SharePoint 2013. I can only upload one document to it per session. When I try to upload 2 document per session, I get an "Access Denied" error. Why is this? ************ ...
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How to change 'Modified By' column value when a new file is uploaded in SharePoint 2013 using Client Object Model?

I want to change 'Modified By' column value of a file that is being uploaded using Client Object Model in SharePoint 2013. The problem is that the version of the file is changing. Kindly help me. The ...
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Execute javascript function after all async postbacks

Just upgraded to SP2013. I have some javascript functions that need to be run after every (I'm assuming) async postback i.e. when a view is filtered or paged, so I can modify content in the view. ...
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how to add user poll in internet based web application

I want to add user poll to our internet based share point applications which one is useful for me. I tried SPUserPoll - SharePoint Poll Web Part from CodePlex, but it not displaying any poll ...
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Limit of unique permissions per site collection

How many items/documents/folders with unique permissions can you have per site collection? I am aware of the boundaries of 5,000 scopes per list/library and 5,000 members per scope. I assume it is ...
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How to add SharePoint spell checker on “Publishing Content” field?

I have a specific requirement of showing SharePoint OOTB spell check error message, shown in below image, in page layout for "Publishing Content" field which is type of Publishing HTML. How can I ...
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SharePoint custom timer job does not execute

I have a custom timer job that inserts into 3 lists. I've been following this tutorial and it was working perfectly fine, I was able to debug and deploy the timer without any problems. Now a few ...
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Get List Column names C#

I want to Iterate through all List items and its columns names without hard coding the columns names. I only need columns names visible in Sharepoint list settings. but below code is giving me too ...
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How to add refiners/filters to content search webpart which is binded with result source?

I have more than one content search web parts in my webpage. I have result source which will get data from some sites. Content search web parts are binded with that result source. I want to filter the ...
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MenuItemTemplate “My Settings” not working on chrome

I am doing maintenance on a SP2013 On Premises site, and I have been asked to review an issue with the "My Settings" link not working on Chrome. On IE11 and Firefox, it is sending the user to their ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Failed to instantiate file

Mysites are broken at customer site, some of them (employees which are long in company) are good and runing, but when somebody new come get error: We're sorry. Something went wrong with your My Site ...
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Move SharePoint main menu bar to be underneath banner

I have designed a custom navigation menu using the term store functionality. Then I have added a banner using the s4 tag on my css file. Now I want to move my menu to be underneath the bannet. How ...
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Best practices for provisioning SharePoint 2013 sites / site collections with templates

I want to start prototyping a team or community site in 2013 on fairly standard intranet, with a view making it a template for the various departments. I am still revising the design for the ...
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Remove comma (thousands seperator) in number field without using calculated item

Is there a way to achieve this without adding a calculated item with this format = TEXT([Customer Number], "0") ?? I'm using sharepoint 2013.
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Lookup Column in Content Type hub

I had to create a Content Type in the Content Type Hub which has a Lookup column... I created the list of the lookup in the CTHub and published the CT. In my site collections I can see the new CT but ...
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Content search config: not able to filter by date

I have built a simple content search web part based on a blog (posts). When it comes down to filter by published date (there are blog posts published 'in the future' that do show up in the query ...
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How to enable an actions option

I can't seem to figure out how to enable an actions column on my web part, for if I wanted to choose to export a list to excel.
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RSS viewer web part not working

We have had a site collection set up in SharePoint 2010 where we added quite a few RSS feeds that showed content from other parts of the site collection. When we upgraded the site collection to ...
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Cannot create site from template because of Attachments folder

I have created a site template with a list and some content inside the list. When I try to create a site from that template, I get and error message saying "something went wrong", when I tried to ...
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Move web to recycle bin using CSOM

I have the code below, that deletes all websites below a specific web. It works fine, but deletes the webs permanently. I want it to move the webs to the recycle bin instead. What do I have to change ...
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Search refinement by date

In Sharepoint 2013 Search Results refinement panel, the OOTB date refinement Modified Date has the dates option set as Last day, week, month, six months and year. But the slider with the graph, does ...
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Sharepoint with AngularJS Ng-repeat and ng-onclick

I'm editing a wikipage in SharePoint to be set up like a form. I have a input text that takes in a coach name. When clicking "Add Person" I want it to add this person to a list and then update my ...
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Difference in way French Characters are displayed between environments

We have two SharePoint 2013 environments (DEV and UAT) and there are differences in the way French characters are displayed between the environments. In the image below the top is from DEV where ...
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Deployed list doesn't allow anonymous add

I've built a list in Visual Studio that doesn't quite do what I want it to when I deploy it to the server. Anonymous users should be able to add items to the list, so I put the following in my event ...
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Create “Image with formatting and constraints for publishing” site column programmatically

How can I create site column with "Image with formatting and constraints for publishing" content type programmatically in FeatureActivated method? I need to add this site column to the List
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Add a top banner on SharePoint 2013

I have researched from google as well as articles from this site but with no help regarding adding a banner on SharePoint 2013. This was easy on 2010 version but 2013 is giving me trouble. This is ...
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Error on hover panel of people search result “We weren't able to find additional information”

In people search result while hovering over all result item, in the hover panel in the middle I can see a message "We weren't able to find additional information". I saw a msdn post for the same ...
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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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Opening document from Search results - This action couldn't be performed because Office doesn't recognize the command it was given

Hi I am trying to open an Office document by clicking on the search results document title, however an error box pops up saying: This action couldn't be performed because Office doesn't recognize the ...
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How to get current search query in a search page

In a SharePoint 2013 publishing site, I have a custom search page. This page can be reach from the search box in the master page. It lands on : http://server/pages/search.aspx?k=myquery, which is ...
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Jquery.ready is firing earlier than Sharepoint Popup load

I want to change the text of below popup from New Folder to Add Image. This popup is called from SharePoint code so I cannot call it through myself and specify the title Name The only solution I have ...
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SharePoint 2013: Programatically Installing AND Activating sandbox solutions using CSOM

I have tested this successfully, but wanted to check if anyone else has run into issues with this approach? The following object SP.Publishing.DesignPackage allows you to .install() and .apply() ...
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Hide updated pages menu from left navigation wiki pages library

There is an additional updated pages menu shown in left navigation when I create and open wiki pages library. It confuses the user that which is the real left navigation because it looks like there ...
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Do Site Templates include Indexed Columns

I want to add an index to a site column in a Document Library. This web & document library will then be saved as a site template to be used for creating more webs. Do site-templates include ...