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SP13: Linking Document URL to Line Item

I am not sure if this can be done or how, but I created a Custom list that has a column for URL's to link to a particular document associated with that particular line item. Each line item is unique ...
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How can I check-in multiple files at once SharePoint 2013?

I've been doing a lot of reading and research today, but haven't been able to find a solution that works for me. Up until yesterday, our sales team was able to mass-check out files for tracking, fill ...
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Display Images from sharepoint library in table

The below code displays the images in the image library Horizontally. But i want to display the first 5 images from my array in the table format. I have attached the output below. Can you please help ...
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SharePoint 2013 - How to create a custom site map

With SharePoint 2013, How do we create sitemap of a sub site OOTB?
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SharePoint 2013 error with external list connecting to LobSystem

I created the ECT with a Custom Impersonated ID so it is connecting to the SQL Database with a specific ID and PW for the SQL DB not through windows Authentication. I created the External list ...
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Moving SP from dev to production

So I am completely new to SharePoint (and SQL) and I have been tasked with creating a brand new intranet for our company where the dev and production areas were set up before I arrived. I am ...
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Using a calculated column from a lookup list

I am working with SharePoint 2013 at a hosted site (not Office 365). Most of the questions I see when I search relate to including a lookup field in a calculated column. That is not my issue (but it ...
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Change post sign in screen

So I have a public 365 SharePoint site, and when the "user" signs in it takes them back to the public default page. Is there a way to change this to take the user straight to private content? I find ...
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SSRS 3.0 Reporting on Folder Inside List

How can I create a report that uses a specific folder inside a SharePoint 2013 list as a Data Set?
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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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Move list attachments to document library

Scenario I have a workflow built that runs on a document set. The workflow runs well, but there are some problems that we are encountering regarding having business users submit documents to this ...
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Data Source in a connection-string for connecting to SQL Server in Always On Availability configuration

I am writing a custom web-part in SP 2013 environment. We have 3 SQL 2012 servers in Always On Availability group. Where one is Primary and other two are secondary. They are configured for failover ...
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Remove item Content Type from custom list

I have created through Visual Studio a Content Type that inherits from Item and a custom list using this content type. What I would like is to remove the item content type that appears when creating a ...
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How to set the people picker field using jquery in sharepoint 2013 to current user

I was able to set the current user to people picker field in SharePoint 2010,but now i am new to SharePoint 2013 . Please tell me how to set the current user value to that filed. In SharePoint 2010- ...
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How to place My Sites inside another site's URL but still keep them logically isolated?

I'm setting up SharePoint 2013 as a company intranet site, and we want to implement My Sites; I know the best practices call for placing them in their own web application and content DB, but we'd ...
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SharePoint 2013 - How to remove content type from library

I accidentally associated a content type to a library, but now realize that it does not need to be apart of this library. I cannot find any setting to remove this content type (not delete it), from ...
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How do i replace Quick Launch in SharePoint 2013 with my custom HTML code?

I have created a custom HTML/CSS accordion from the requirements of the site. Now i want to use my html/accordion on all sites, both current and future as default menu. How can i make it so? I am ...
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Cause/Fix for error: Table SPDistributedCacheCalls_Partition22 has 460587008 bytes that has exceeded the max bytes 460175067

Does anyone have a direct cause, and a solution, for this error occurring in the Event Viewer logs in a SharePoint 2013 farm? Occurs on both WFEs where Distributed Cache is running. Table ...
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How to check if “State Service application” is installed or not

I want to know by some powershell script if "State Service application" is installed or not? I have some other script to run but before running that script, i want to check if "State Service ...
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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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Unable to acces our SharePoint 2013 site when using vpn

Hi when Im using the Companys computer to login to our SharePoint site im unable to log in. I get the error message that its unable to recognize the user. But when im using my personal computer ...
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How to add AD Group to SharePoint Group using Powershell

I want to create a SharePoint Group named "SomeGroup" and then want to add crossponding Active Directory Group to this SharePoint Group "SomeGroup". I have searched but not found any good example to ...
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Solution deployed to one site collection changes same solution on another site collection

I have two site collections, SC1 and SC2. They both have the same solution deployed on them. The solution was deployed on both via Visual Studio's "Deploy" functionality, changing the the deployment ...
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SharePoint Hosted App Cross Domain Calls to a REST API

I have a SharePoint hosted app and I want to use the JIRA REST API with it. Which means I want to make requests and work with the data from the responses. Because it's a SharePoint hosted app I can ...
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Set value in web property bag using REST API

I am trying to manage web properties from property bag using REST API. It is pretty straightforward how to get the values var url = "https://site.sharepoint.com/_api/web/allProperties"; $.ajax({ ...
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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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REST API filter by start and end dates using 'today'

I'm new to filtering dates with REST in SP but am trying to do something like below but am not sure how to get today's date in as a variable into the request. I don't think I'm too far off so any help ...
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Sharepoint 2013 bridging apps images lists

I have an employee list on SharePoint and need to store 2 or more different sets of images related to that employee. These image sets are related to the employee but not related to each other, hence ...
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How to include a default hmtl markup on a content editor webpart

I have a page layout with one RichHtmlField, this page layout is the one I am using for my blog posts here: ...
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Create Sharepoint forms from Word (or different program)?

We have about 5,000 Word documents in which the first page is a table created in Word with project information (client, owner, construction date, budget, location, size etc.) Is there a way to import ...
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500 internal server error

OK, old story, but event viewer says it is all about Security Token Service yet it is running OK. Account it uses also OK and valid. Resetting IIS and rebooting server did not help. claims-based, ...
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Is there a quick way to change the tile layout for site contents to a list view (like it was in 2010/2007)?

The tile layout is a new style that has been implemented in 2013 for most of the content being surfaced. But it makes it difficult to quickly navigate when you have >25 lists and libraries. It would ...
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-Identity parameter in “Enable-SPFeature”

I just want to confirm -identity parameter in Enable-SPFeature -Identity $parameter -Url $spSiteCollection.Url Powershell command. In $parameter parameter, should we need to provide the ID of feature ...
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SharePoint 2013 Integration with Exchange 2010

Is there any documentation with a list of features and capabilities by which SharePoint 2013 can be integrated with Exchange 2010. Any help would be greatly accepted. I work as an SharePoint Admin ...
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Optimize query executions in sharepoint

I was recently asked this question. Would like to know some opininon on what is the best strategy. The SharePoint databases are configured to run on a dedicated instance of Microsoft SQL Server 2008 ...
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“Number of lines for editing” for my announcement new column does not have any effect

I have created a new column for my Announcement App, and I defined the “Number of lines for editing: ” = 1. But when adding new item to the announcement, user can enter more than one line for this new ...
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How to verify if current user is a SCA (Site Collection Administrator)?

I have a NavBar at my master page that will only be displayed to the SCA (Site Collection Administrators). I'm using jquery SPServices to do that validation, but the only examples that i found suggest ...
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Sharepoint Online search not showing the correct title

I have a content search webpart that shows the title of the file and other properties. However in some file its not using the property Title, it looks like its using the title on the first big ...
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Using Single Item template and promoted display template together?

Can I use Item_CommonItem_Body with promoted results ? I am trying and getting this error, Display Error: The display template had an error. You can correct it by fixing the template or by ...
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Do REST only uses search index to retrieve information / do the data have to be indexed - SharePoint

I know that I can use search REST api to fetch data from SharePoint. But is there a way to get a list without having to index the list? I'm having a problem that search (Continues crawl) is to slow ...
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SharePoint 2013 Search Rest API specific document library

How can we search for a specific document library using SharePoint Search through Rest API? We have a couple of document libraries which have thousands of documents with its relevant metadata ...
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Custom entity extraction

I need help with custom entity extraction setting. I created an UTF-8, comma separated .csv file, script with the right dictionary (Microsoft.UserDictionaries.EntityExtraction.Custom.Word.N) and UNC ...
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How can I resize a web part to be the size of a div it is sitting in

I am trying to put some final touches on our main portal page. We are using a wiki page with a 2 column text layout. The left column is 75% of the page and the right column is 25%. In the right ...
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Cannot resolve symbol 'GetFile'

I have just created an event receiver to ensure that my colour palette is activated on my 2013 Web application. The below code is what I have inside public class ...
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Search is not working - Reset Cache config

I'm using SharePoint 2013 (only 1 server). When I search something, it does not return anything. As I googled it, I found that this could come from the cache configuration. So I have to clear the ...
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Custom Signout and Access Denied Pages Not Working in SharePoint 2013

How do I customize the sign out and access denied pages in SharePoint 2013? After sign out code I ran the power shell script but this doesn't seem to be working. Have I missed anything? Powershell ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Multiple listviews in a page using Tabs

Hi Folks, Please refer the Image. There are two views available for this list. (All Tasks and Active) I've displayed this list in a page(sitepages\sample.aspx) using listview webpart. I'm able to ...
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Creating a subsite using c# and the REST API

Im trying to create a site using the REST API from a console app. I keep getting: "Not well formed JSON Stream" I cant find much on calling the REST API from c# so have been piecing it ...
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SharePoint Claims authentication on external zone : Could not retrieve the IIS Settings. Parameter name: context

SPClaimsUtility.AuthenticateFormsUser(Context.Request.UrlReferrer, txtEmail.Text, txtPassword.Text); This authenticates the user properly and lets me through to a page that needs authentication on ...