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Is there a way to allow the public to view a document library?

I was wondering if there is a way, as a small business, to share your public records with the entire public, meaning that anyone can read/download them without logging in. More specifically I have an ...
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Update panel in custom web part causes full page refresh on Safari

I'm working on a custom web part which contains an ASP.NET update panel. When I click a button to refresh its content, only the content should be refreshed, not the full page. This works like a charm, ...
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Using default people picker on custom form

I have found some posts that have a little information on the topic but nothing that has an answer. Is there a way to get the OOTB people picker to work on a custom form? The best that I have gotten ...
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This product requires Microsoft .Net Framework 4.5

I already Installed Microsoft .Net Framework 4.5 in Windows Server 2012 Release Candidate Data Center using Features. but When i started to install SharePoint 2013 then it gives following error. ...
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SharePoint Deletes the Left Nav on Web Part Pages

On my Farm I have two types of pages: Article Pages and Web Part Pages. On most Sites, both types of pages have the Left Nav. However, on some Sites the Web Part Pages do not have the Left Nav. On ...
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How do Libraries Decide Which Page Types can be Create

I have two types of Libraries. When I create a new page, the first type only lets me choose Article and Wiki Layouts. The second only lets me choose Web Part Page layouts. My questions are: Are ...
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Export to CSV and format in a table

I am using this code but I would like to view in a table and export as a CSV but all my attempts have failed. Where does the code go? $siteUrl = "URL" $site = Get-SPSite $siteUrl ...
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Workflow for email alerts on subfolders only

I've inherited a SharePoint site that includes sub-folders in the document libraries. When a customer attempts to set an alert on a particular sub-folder, they wind up receiving alert emails for the ...
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Changing Diagnostic Logging Level Works Incorrectly

We've changed the Diagnostic Logging levels to Critical and Trace Level to Unexpected. Unfortunately, even after a week of doing it, I still get a flood of logs with Verbose and VerboseEx levels. ...
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$inlinecount and $count missing in new OData API?

can anybody verify that in the new OData endpoint of SharePoint 2013 found at /_api/ does not implement the keywords $inlinecount and $count? ListData.svc has it implemented. Example: ...
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Conflict Content Databases names inside my sharepoint farm

I am using SharePoint server 2013, and i am facing problems on understanding how to manage my SharePoint content databases:- currently i have a single content database, with name = ...
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sharepoint 2013 on windows 10

I know This is not related to development, please accept me this time. Im looking to upgrade windows 8.1 to windows 10 . can I able to install sharepoint 2013 on windows 10? I couldn't find any ...
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An unexpected error has occurred. when creating a new site collection

I am working on SharePoint server 2013, and i created a new web application, then i try to create a new site collection at the root of the web application, and i chose the Team Site template.. now ...
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Using Author in CAML Join

I'm trying to join my list and the users joining by the author (in a related element listview - XsltListViewWebPart): <Query> <Where> <Eq> ...
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How to get the current time in a SharePoint 2013 workflow?

I have two SP2013 workflows that I built in SP Designer. They both do pretty much the same thing, but for different fields. In both of them I set a DateTime workflow variable to Today. One of them ...
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Permissions deleted in broken inheritance

I´m struggeling a bit with a concept I recently discovered in our own SharePoint 2013. We have a website with unique permissions and a document library in this site with broken inheritance and ...
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Add-in web (app web) authentication using credentials from Trusted identity provider

I have set up a SharePoint web application with custom Trusted identity provider: I have built provider hosted add-in (app) and successfully deployed it to a site within aforementioned web ...
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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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How to check out current item in Nintex reusable site collection workflow SharePoint 2013? [on hold]

I am trying to create a site collection reusable workflow in Nintex. I have requirement to check out document using workflow. So I add check out item action, and open it to configure it. It has two ...
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Email alerts discussion board

Is there a way for the user when creating a new discussion to select colleagues that they wish to email alerting them that there is a new discussion that they might be interested in? Can this be ...
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InfoPath 2013 / SharePoint 2013

I have a problem with a customized Workflow Task Form. It generates the following error: "The amount of data that was returned by a data connection has exceeded the maximum limit that was configured ...
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SharePoint 2013 content database size for single site collection

We have a web application with single site collection and one document library, mainly used for uploading supporting business documents (.pdf, .doc and .xml). Current content DB size is 160 GB with ...
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Powershell/task scheduler OR timer job(Farm solution) OR workflow/retention policy . when i want to implement a background jobs

I am working on a SharePoint 2013 site collection. And I have an Issue Tracking list, where I want to perform these actions on it once a day (at 12:05 AM):- Check if a column named "Review Date" of ...
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SP2013 - Can you limit the amount of items in a Site Feed?

Is there a way to limit the amount of items that show up on a Site Feed? We are using our Site Feeds as a sort of conversational wall. It seems to default showing 10 items, but I would really like to ...
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Using JSLink with Document Set Contents web part

I'm following this tutorial on how to use JS Link to do some custom formatting to my list views. And it is working well. However when I go into my document sets the contents of the document set are ...
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Size of audit logs site collection

I have recently enabled the site audit feature. The logs are trimmed automatically after 30 days. How can I check how much room this taking up? Where is the info stored?
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current user is always is administrator on a SharePoint App

I have tried following solution to check the current user's permissions on the current host web in a SharePoint hosted app, however the user is always administrator. function sharePointReady() { ...
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SharePoint 2013 List Box view customize web part display

I am referencing a list in a web part on a SharePoint page. In that web part I am using the "Boxed" view. However, I would like to customize the way that box looks a bit. Some examples would be to ...
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The search service is not able to connect to the machine that hosts the administration component

I have configured SharePoint Foundation 2013 farm and created Search Service Application through the Central Administration Configuration Wizard by deleting the previous created Search Service ...
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How to remove a user completely from a SharePoint 2013 site collection?

When i tried to remove a user completely from a site collection(Went to Site Groups--> groupId=0 and removed the user), the user got deleted from all the groups but he is still possessing permissions ...
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How to know the number of AD Users or Sharepoint Users from Outside the servers

I have a weird requirement, I am currently working for a hosting company, and we have built some sharepoint 2 tier farms. Basically we want to sell these sharepoint images(installations) as a ...
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Setting permissions in SharePoint 2013 Workflow

I'm working on a SharePoint Workflow as a proof of concept for one of our clients. The requirements are that it must be accomplished as a SharePoint 2013 workflow with no custom code, created only in ...
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Specifying my disaster recovery and backup policy for sharepoint 2013

I have the following inside our live server:- we have SharePoint server 2013 with enterprise license. the SharePoint is installed inside windows server 2008 R2. we have our sql server 2008 R2 ...
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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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Can I filter a search result by result source directly in the search box? (SP 2013)

I'm looking to create a searchString for a search box that limits the results by a result source I've made. Just like you would filter by a managed property. Eg.: {search center url}?k=Author:w16375. ...
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Create calculated field in Visual Studio Community 2015

I need some help creating a calculated field which includes div styles in the formula. I created a list as part of a project in Visual Studio and now I'm creating all the necessary columns including ...
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Convert Word document into wiki page + Export wiki pages into PDF or word document

We are using a site collection of type enterprise wiki inside SP 2013 enterprise edition. Now we are facing these two problems, where our customers keep reporting and complaining about:- They ...
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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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this.get_context is not a function in PeopleManager

I already have read this and this post, but it didn't solve my problem. Every call on my PeopleManager throws the error Uncaught TypeError: this.get_context is not a function(…). Code: ...
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How to retrieve all folders in a document library using java script or spservices

I have created one document library,in that library i created some folders. How can i retrieve all folders in a particular doc lib using java script.Any ideas?
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Workflow fails to write REST call to Workflow History as log

I am trying to start a workflow from a Sharepoint Designer 2013 workflow via the REST API, and am logging to the Workflow History list in order to debug it. Trying to log the following string, ...
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currentCultureName vs currentUICultureName

What is the difference between _spPageContextInfo.currentCultureName and _spPageContextInfo.currentUICultureName. _spPageContextInfo.currentCultureName was not working for me and i tried the other ...
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Workflow task - How to set priority when assigning a task

When assigning a workflow task in SharePoint 2013, how can I set the priority? By default it is set to "(2) Normal".
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Changing RichHtmlField's DefaultAssetImageLocation property

I am attempting to set the default location when selecting Insert->Picture->From SharePoint in my RichHtmlField. I have set the DefaultAssetImageLocation on my page layout's RichHtmlField and while it ...
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AJAX/Rest only returning 100 items instead of full list

On an onchange event on a select box (filtered lookup column where the value is the item ID) i make an AJAX call to auto fill certain fields on a form. This works great except for it only returns 100 ...
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Getting the User Profile Picture URL by E-Mail via CSOM

I've seen many questions about how to achieve the User Profile Picture URL via the CSOM (Client-Side-Object-Model) API. However none of the solutions worked or they required the Account Name of the ...
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Set alternate languages with JSOM

I am creating SharePoint 2013 sites using JavaScript (JSOM). I want to set alternate languages (languages already installed in farm) with JSOM, is it possible?
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Error configuring PowerPivot 2012 on SharePoint 2013. New-PowerPivotSystemServiceInstance - The PowerPivot System Service does not exist in the farm

Hi I'm hoping that someone can help me out here. I have a Multi-server dev farm that I am unable to provision PowerPivot correctly. It worked fine on the standalone farm. Any help would be ...
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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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why search input field will be missing inside the mobile browser views

I am working on a team site collection and I enabled the mobile browser view feature for my site: Currently I have got more mobile friendly views for my pages, but seems the search field is not ...