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How to See Who Liked a Sharepoint List Item

Is there any way that I can see who liked a sharepoint item outside of the "hover the smiley face" and a popup shows the users who liked it? Ideally, I would like to export every single user who has ...
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Validation Error how to move screen to error message

Currently on my SP site when a user submits/edits a form and a column validation error occurs the screen refreshes but stays where it is (so if you have scrolled to the bottom it refreshes you at the ...
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Obscure Search Errors - SharePoint 2013

I have been troubleshooting an issue with the Search Service Application in our SharePoint 2013 environment, and not having much luck with finding a solution. I'm trying to avoid rebuilding the SSA if ...
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Migrated sites don't allow edits

We've migrated all of our sites to SP 2013, but now many of them (still with the 2010 UI) don't allow editing to pages. If you click "Edit this Page" it blinks, but you can't edit the content. Is ...
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Get the previous version of a document and set the link to a field

How can I access the link to a previous version of a document in a library and assign that value to the new version of the document? eg. Version 2 has been submitted and I want a link to the pervious ...
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Sharepoint 2013 - REST api - downloading file returns incorrect Content-Type

I made the following request to download a file from Sharepoint 2013 using REST api: GET ...
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multiple SP 2013 migrated indicators on a single page, keep loading and only 1 stops

We recently upgraded from SP 2010 to SP 2013. One of our departments is financial in nature and HEAVILY used indicators. I've read that when we migrate the indicators, we can still use them but we ...
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Export 2007 list and import to 2013

I have a giant list in a sharepoint 2007 site. I want to move it over to my 2013 site I'm creating. I've been exporting to excel then using the import excel app. However, the list has pdf attachments ...
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When I delete an list item with a JSLink view template applied, it removes the View template and displays the raw data, how can I prevent that?

I have a JSLink text field that overrides the View template. It stores a few delimited values that it parses into an anchor tag: If I delete one row, the other rows no longer display the view ...
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Setting Group Owner using workflow 2013 and REST

We wanted to have a group created while specifying the group owner upon creation. Is that possible? The rest call to /_api/currentsite/sitegroups using POST will create a group, but there is an ...
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Migrated Indicators do now show excel cells to re-configure indicators

We recently migrated from 2010 to 2013. Our indicators were migrated as well for 2 of our departments. We now want to re-configure the indicators and found that when it comes to the choice of which ...
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Is there a java script that can make an item re-inherit permissions?

I am trying to determine how to use permissions for a project I am working on and I think I will have to use custom permissions for documents sets. I have read that too many custom permissions can ...
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Add new webpart property to webpart xml in Sharepoint 2013

Currently I'm trying to use This answer to add a web part with XML through CSOM. But i need to define a new webpart property called "DataSiteURL" (String) for my webpart. Is it possible to change the ...
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Import webpart in module

I'm trying to deploy a custom web part to SharePoint 2013 On-Premises. I have created the web part (simple web part just an asp:label on it for testing). I also created an ASPX page (without code ...
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Recurring events only showing in current month, not future months

I have a group calendar set up in SharePoint 2013 with resource tracking turned on to track reservations for a conference room. I added a people field to the calendar list labeled "POC" and added ...
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Tree View for Document Library doesn't work

I have two column. First column is the nav part but it's empty. My doc library is in the second part. What's wrong with my code? The Id's are true. My tree view code: <table style="width: ...
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How to embed Word and PDF documents in pages

I am trying to embed Word (DOC, DOCX) and PDF documents in a page but getting into trouble. When I embed PDF document using IFRAME or OBJECT tag then the document displays fine on Chrome but on IE8 ...
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File not found error when uploading file using CSOM

I am using following code to upload file at the following location but getting File Not Found error at last line "clientcontext.ExecuteQuery();" using (ClientContext clientcontext = new ...
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Change default list style for ALL libraries/lists

SharePoint 2013's list style "Default" has the ECB flyout & toolbar, but I want all of my lists to keep the older 2007/2010 style. I've found related questions and a few articles on Google ...
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Infopath Error: The following location is not accessible, because it is in a different site collection - except it isn't

My server name: vshoprspfe The url people use for the farm: http://sharepoint (I'm not familiar with how this has been setup, but I believe it's with a cName) The site collection / library where this ...
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How to use Today and Me in Calculated column

I want to use a combination of Today and ME in SharePoint 2013. It used to work in 2010 but now when I am trying it in office 365 it gives me the below error Calculated columns cannot contain ...
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Header footer not stretching when content exceeding browser window width

I have created a custom master page in SP2013 using design manager. The structure is as follows:- The issue is when the web part in the "content" div exceeds the browser window width the ...
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SharePoint Access Requests - default to Visitor / Read or custom group

For SharePoint Access Requests, how can we default the requested permission to Visitor/Read-Only or (preferably) a custom group? They seem to default to Contribute for us: By "forcing" the access ...
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Create SharePoint UserProfile for existing ActiveDirectory Contact

I have some Contacts in my Active-Directory which i need as UserProfiles in SharePoint 2013 (Standard Edition). Any idea how to get contacts imported to UPS as profiles? Edit: Some more background ...
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Show only unique (not repeating) values of column in sharepoint list 2013

I have a list with two columns. Column names are Username and Status (options Free and Busy). Usernames can have both Free and Busy status or only one type Free or Busy. To make more clear this is ...
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SharePoint 2013 Workflows not Associating with List

On my SharePoint site I have 2 collections, '/' and '/sites/dev/'. Everything works properly on the root site, but with with dev site collection any 2013 workflows that I publish are not being ...
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The password supplied with the username XXX was not correct. Verify that it was entered correctly and try again

I wanted to create a New web application inside my SharePoint 2013 , but i got the following error after clicking on the "Create" button. Sorry, something went wrong The password supplied with the ...
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SharePoint 2013: Unable to Update newly Created Item in a Different List - Error “Coercion Failed…”

Scenario: I have 2 lists. Lets say List 1 & List 2. I am trying to: In List 1 Workflow, I Create a New List Item on List 2. This works file. I see an empty List Item in List 2 as soon as I ...
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Removing Default Search Box and “Home / Edit” link in Oslo

I want these things done for a single subsite. I needed to do some special things with searching on the site that involved basically breaking the default, built-in search box. But it still shows up. ...
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SharePoint Workflow Error -The given key was not present in the dictionary

I have created a SharePoint 2013 Workflow in Visual Studio 2012. This workflow is activated when a list item is modified. Once the list item modified, the workflow shows as the started. But on ...
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What to do with error message “Windows Server Appfabric is not correctly configured. ”

When I tried installing SharePoint Server 2013 I retrieve a error message: Windows Server Appfabric is not correctly configured. your should uninstall Windows Server Appfabric and reinstall it ...
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How to update item properties for an existing document found by search with CSOM?

You don't know which library it resides in, nor site, nor site collection. The only entry point is the search center URL or _api/Search endpoint. The problem is that when you retrieve the File it is ...
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How can I change the Mobile View “lookup” list threshold?

I came across a limitation when using "Mobile View" where my lookups were displaying a maximum of 20 items. This only happens in mobile view. How can I change or remove this threshold limitation? ...
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Insert formula for Email “To” field in InfoPath

I add a button into the Form. Action:Submit Submit Option: Email I have a condition to send an e-mail. If column1's value == val1 then send mail to person1 else send mail to person2. I look ...
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web application is configured with claims authentication mode however the content database you are trying to attach is intended

web application is configured with claims authentication mode however the content database you are trying to attach is intended to be used against a windows classic authentication mode We migrated ...
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getEnumerator causing collection has not been initialized error inside of async call inside of a loop in a script editor web part

This is an issue I've been struggling with - What I am doing is using a script editor web part and when a user clicks the button, I check to see if a list exists inside of a loop (in this example, it ...
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Problem with Office Web Apps

Office Web App Server will not work correctly with my Sharepoint Server (2013). When ever I try to open or edit a document via web app it keeps giving me the Sorry there was a problem and we ...
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Quick Launch is not grouping after migrating to SharePoint 2013

I have a Documents heading in the Quick Launch links with /_layouts/viewlsts.aspx?BaseType=1 This allows every document library to be grouped under Documents in SP 2010. However it does not quite ...
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Cannot add subsites in SharePoint 2013

We have a new install of Sharepoint 2013 Full Trial version. We cannot add any subsites; we get the following error: Could not load type 'Microsoft.SharePoint.SPFeatureDependencyErrorBehavior' ...
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Adding a footer web part zone to dispform.aspx

I was hoping one of you could help me with an issue I am having. I have to add a footer web part zone to dispform.aspx on a list in SharePoint 2013. Our SharePoint 2013 platform is heavily ...
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Updating SharePoint 2013 User profile thumbnail photos without AD sync

I built a SharePoint 2013 test intranet for a client with My Sites (personal sites). Without the setting up a UPS connection you get basic profile information for each user ( added as ad security ...
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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 Workflow Issue - “The field or property 'GUID' does not exist”

I am having an issue with a SharePoint 2013 Workflow on SharePoint Designer. I can publish the workflow to the site with no problem. Once the workflow is in the started stage, it always gets suspended ...
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Creating a collapsible sidebar on the RIGHT side of the screen?

I currently have a home screen on our Sharepoint portal that looks like this: The sidebar on the right (in red) is what I'm concerned with. It covers up critical content at times, especially the ...
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Check users group membership via REST API using AD-Groups in SP-Groups

I am aware that similar questions have been asked around here but none of them answers the part of AD-Groups that are used inside of SP-Groups. I have several SP-Groups in my teamsite. I follow best ...
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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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Request Timeouts when viewing Site Pages

Since installing the March 2015 CUs on our environment, we're periodically running into an issue where users accessing one of our web applications encounter errors trying to access their sites. I've ...
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Export users from User Profile

Is there a way to export all user profiles from SP using something other than powershell? I need a list of all synchronized users from SharePoint.
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More advanced logic while filtering a view? SP2013

I am attempting to filter a document library view in SP2013 but I have three things I need to filter on and I don't know if I can perform the logic desired. I want this view to only show documents ...
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Large number of crawl retries

A couple weeks ago, we installed the March 2015 CU to our SharePoint farm. Since then, we've been getting a large number of crawl retries when the crawl engine attempts to crawl our other intranet ...