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SP2013 movies won't play in MAC Safari

I am running a SP2013 dev environment on Azure. Everything is working fine apart from not being able to play back videos in Safari for OSX. Scenario: 1/ Upload movie (MP4) into assets library by ...
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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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Site columns pages (mngfield.aspx) loads very slow (more than 3 minutes)

Site columns page of subsites on my production farm loads very long. It takes not less than 3 minutes to load it. It is happening for all subsites, whereas Site columns page of the site collection ...
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Unable to perform A full Farm Backup . as i am receiving multiple SQL exceptions

I have SharePoint 2013 server, containig one web application and three site collections. and i want to perform my first full farm backup. so i wrote the following command inside SharePoint power ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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Sharepoint 2013 Search Keyword Query Language (KQL) field value is null or empty

I have a search query, in which I want certain a field to return results where its value is empty : (contentclass:sts_listitem OR IsDocument:True) ...
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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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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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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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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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Metadata navigation on document library, removing “Folders” from TreeView

I'm currently working on a Console application that's setting up Metadata navigation on an existing SharePoint 2013 document library containing existing folders and files. Everything is working as ...
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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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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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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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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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SPO 2013 - Visible item limit in the Site Feed [duplicate]

We are using O365/Sharepoint Online 2013. We have the Site Feed on our intranet homepage but we thinkg it shows too many items as default. We would like for it to show only 5 items and then more when ...
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JSOM - get listitem by file URL

Task Abridgment - Access item attribute from a picture library by picture url. Long - When editing a pagelayout and an image is added to the page, the image's description should be loaded. This is ...
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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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System.IO.DirectoryNotFoundException: <nativehr>0x80070003</nativehr><nativestack></nativestack>

I'm working on a sharepoint server. It was SP2010+SQL2008 R2. I migrated it to SP2013 + SQL2012. Everything worked fine for days. I keep working on it. Then, I find that there is ONE webapp having ...
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SharePoint 2010 Reporting features in SharePoint 2013 in Compatibility-Mode

I have migrated from SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint 2013 by copying the Databases to a SharePoint 2013 installation have NOT done the visual Upgrade (still in 2010 compatibility mode). Now the ...
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How to customize ItemStyle in Announcement web part to have Read more link inside body in Sharepoint 2013

I have an Announcement Webpart added in my pages I want to add Read more link blow each item I searched the net they give this xsl code blow: <xsl:template name="removeMarkup"> <xsl:param ...
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Designer: Multiple attachment fields in form

Is there any way of having multiple attachments field in a custom form, incorporated in SharePoint Designer 2013?
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Publishing Custom Master Page For New Subsites

I created a site in Sharepoint Designer 2013 and I created a custom masterpage. Then I created new subsites under the site. But these subsites doesn't get my custom masterpage. It has default ...
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SP 2013 approval workflow - collect comments from approvers

I have the following case: I need to establish an approval workflow with the option to leave comments by the approvers. No workflow templates are available on my server and I cannot administer it - ...
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Customize the layout of content query web part

I am working on a SharePoint 2013 std on-premise environment and trying to build a product catalog page. All I need to do is show up the products' picture and attributes on a page. I added a content ...
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Sharepoint 2013 With IE 11 - 401 UNAUTHORIZED

I have authentication problem when used IE to access my SharePoint site. When I enter the address of the site, I don't receive any prompt to enter username and password and I get the error message ...
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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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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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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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Moving individual team sites to Sharepoint 2013

We are looking to migrate our 2010 Environment to a 2013 and wanted to test the process for upgrading with a sample team site to start. Is there an easy way to migrate ONLY one of many team sites from ...
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Updating an existing content type field link by JSOM

I have a content type and I would like to set some field links to hidden. The code runs perfectly, but for some reason, when I check in the UI if the field link is hidden, the changes are not applied. ...
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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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Programmatically provision a new Managed Metadata Service Application

What is the class available in SharePoint API to programmatically provision a new Managed Metadata service Application or How to provision a new Managed Metadata service application Programmatically ...
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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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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 ...
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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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Sharepoint 2010 and 2013 on same SQL Server

We have a Sharepoint 2013 installed with SQL database Cluster and our old Sharepoint 2010 databases should also be moved to the new SQL database Cluster but not migrated to Sharepoint 2013. I have ...
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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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Document Approval Workflow in SharePoint 2013

Firstly, apologies if this has been answered somewhere, but I have spent 2 days hunting through Google, including results here, and I haven't found an answer yet, so I thought someone here may be able ...
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Showing only survey questions in page

I have created a survey named Feedbacks. Now I want to add it into a page. What I have done: Edit Page > Insert> App Part > Feedbacks Results But I want the following view This view comes ...
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Is there a way to get all file URLs for a library with a single REST request?

I have a bunch of images in a library that I need to get URLs for each item. I can get the GUIDs with this: /sites/mysite/_api/web/lists/getbytitle('Rotating%20Banner')/items Is there a way to ...
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Creating a list template avaliable acoss sub sites

ok so i'm not entirely sure if this is possible, but interested to try and find a solution. i'm trying to make a list template that i can use across the whole of the sharepoint install. The URL list ...