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How to create a sharepoint 2010 list item by using a sharepoint 2013 workflow with REST POST?

I want to create a list item on a sharepoint 2010 server site by running a sharepoint 2013 workflow using "Call Http web service" REST with POST method.
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Adding Apps on SharePoint 2013 on-premise Server required Microsoft login

Hello fellow developers, I've installed SharePoint 2013 on a on-premise farm and configured App on it successfully many times. However, every single I try to add an add it redirect me to the ...
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List/library view web parts can not be viewed by anonymous users if XSL is applied

The institution I work for has their public-facing website built in SharePoint 2010. We are working on upgrading it to 2013. On our 2013 test server I have an issue where anonymous users can't see ...
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Hide empty columns in view

its possible to hide empty column(s) from view(webpart) in Sharepoint 2013? I was looking for any javasript solution, but unfortunately i have found only solution for boxed style. Hide columns from ...
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How to get Social Comment in SharePoint 2013 using JavaScript (REST) or Search?

I have added a Noteboard Web Part in my page. Now user is adding comments in Noteboard Web Part. I want those comments count. How can I get it using JavaScript? I am using SharePoint 2013. Is there ...
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Workflow to copy a document from a sharepoint 2013 to SP 2010 document library

This is the scenario: I have an instance of sharepoint 2013 server with a document library. I have another server with sharepoint 2010 installed. I want to create workflow in SP2013 instance that ...
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InfoPath form gets redirected to another SharePoint list after submission

I have a customer who uses infopath forms to create list items. When a new form is created that select a category which has a corresponding folder in the list library. We've worked with them for ...
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How to give group visitors permission to run custom JS?

I have a custom JS file located in siteassets in the homesite https://companyxxx.sharepoint.com/SiteAssets/scripts/custom.js I have added this JS file in the masterpage of one of my collections and ...
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Why aren't my content types available?

In SharePoint 2013, I have created site content types in the ECH all from the document parent content type. In an effort to keep my custom content types easy to manage, as these are all for process ...
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Servers in Farm: Upgrade Required

I am trying to clean up issues on SharePoint 2013. My Farm is an in place 2010 to 2013 upgrade. In Central Admin under "Servers in Farm" (/_admin/FarmServers.aspx) my Server is reporting that I have ...
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SharePoint/Exchange Calendar Overlay - Different Domains

We're using SharePoint 2013 internally and use a third-party provider for Exchange. This presents a problem when using Exchange calendar overlays in SharePoint as they're not on the same domain. Is ...
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Is there an OOB way to display an Outlook group calendar as a calendar overlay in Sharepoint 2013?

My company has a calendar we use in Outlook to display what dates members of our IT group are taking off for vacation. For previous versions of SharePoint, we rendered this page as an Outlook Web ...
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How can I hide the top blue bar in SP 2013?

What code can I use to hide the top blue bar in SP 2013? I know the steps and have done it for SP2010, but need to do the same on SP2013. Thanks!
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Copy Library/List in SharePoint 2013 2 gig

I have a library/list that is roughly 2 gigs. I need to copy it and place the new copy under a different name in the same SharePoint 2013 site. I am trying to retain the historical data and column ...
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Error while adding user to SharePoint group using CSOM

I'm facing error while trying to add users into the SharePoint groups using CSOM. When I try to add user by passing user name as "domain\V*****" (all users start with "v" character), it through error ...
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Assigning access to subfolder in Document Library

We are trying to configure same schema on our new SharePoint Foundation 2013 that we used on SharePoint Foundation 2010. We have a document library with folder structure like this: | - 100_FIRST | ...
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Sharepoint 2013, access Most Popular Items in Library via Powershell

I'm creating a script to get some of the statistics SharePoint 2013 offers in a single file. The problem I'm facing is that I'm not able to get the most popular items for my document libraries. My ...
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SharePoint 2013 Managed Navigation - 301 Redirect when Term is Moved?

My client has an issue where they are moving terms around within their SharePoint 2013 managed navigation as part of a website restructure. They (understandably) want to ensure any hits to the former ...
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Access Sharepoint 2013 List using REST Web Api

We have Intranet in our organization in which we have one list called announcement which also consist one custom column. Now I want to read that list data using rest api for mobile app of our ...
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InfoPath getting the ID not the value I configured in lookup field

I have two lists setup: Office: only has title field LOB Manager: has responsible person and a lookup column to the Office list. The office lookup in LOB Manager is configured to use the Title ...
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Activating BCS in sharepoint 2013

I'm wanting to use BCS in my SharePoint environment and i came to the problem of the database. Can we connect multiple databases on different servers? Can we select the database from its IP ...
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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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Site Assets library suddenly disappeared

In a specific site collection I lost a Site Assets library. I don't know what happened, the library just disappeared. In fact, SharePoint doesn't allow me to recreate a library with this same name, so ...
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Group by more than 2 columns in SharePoint 2013?

I want to group by more than 2 columns in SharePoint 2013.In OOTB we can do only 2 columns group by only,can any one help on this how i can achieve this functionality. Please help on this,it is very ...
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Blog display shows list rather than Inline/Box/Basic layout

I've moved my blogs from SP2010 to SP2013, and the original Posts Web Part doesn't render correctly, it shows the error Unable to display this Web Part. To troubleshoot the problem, open this Web ...
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Value of field “Persons” is not being displayed in Workflow

I have a list called "Hotel Booking". It contain a field called "Persons" whose type is Person/Group. I have made a copy of SharePoint default approval workflow and making changes in it so this field ...
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SharePoint In-Place Search and Hidden Files

We've discovered an issue with the in-place search where certain documents are not displayed in the results set with the message "Some files might be hidden. Include these in your search." Clicking on ...
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The URL is invalid. It may refer to a nonexistent file or folder

When I upload a document in my document library in my SP 2013 site collection, I am getting the below error: The URL 'CB/30Apr2015_ConfidWF.xlsx' is invalid. It may refer to a nonexistent file ...
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Links to local files from a SharePoint List

Ok, I am new to server side development (especially SP development) and I don't know if this is possible but here goes: I have a custom list which I populate from a local folder on my file system. ...
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Hosting a SharePoint Page in a minimalist manner

I have a simple SharePoint CSOM page that is used to pull the Current user and their Email. I'm hosting this page in a dedicated Site Collection which seems like overkill. It's essentially a redirect ...
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Multiple lines of text not accessible in $select/$expand query : Sharepoint 2013

On-site enterprise install of SP 2013. I have a list called Questions. This list has a Title, ID, and a custom field called "Question" that is a Multiple Line of Text field set to type: Plain Text. ...
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SharePoint 2013 workflow missing inside SPD

I was trying to test Offline Installation of SharePoint on my Virtual Machine. I installed SharePoint 2013 using Powershell, Installed WorkFlow Manager Refresh and Service Bus 1.1 using Web Platform ...
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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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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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Isn't this SharePoint design issue that it resets IIS when ever you deploy a solution?

Let's say I have two web application and inside those I have 2 site collections each. If I deploy a visual web part for sitecollection1 then it does IISRESET which means all sites will be down for a ...
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Navigation using Term Store in my enterprise Wiki Site is not working well

My problem is as follows:- I have a site collection that contain an Enterprise Wiki template. I create a new Term Store I link the term store to the “Wiki Category” column. When I add or edit a Wiki ...
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Workflow Approve/Reject is disabled for the full controled users

I've a workflow. When I start the approval process I'm getting e-mail but when I try to approve/reject it, the option is disabled. I've got the full control permission but nothing happens. I selected ...
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Unable to convert the document to pdf using word automation service

I have created custom action in which the document is converted to .pdf file. To do so, I am using Word Automation Services to convert document from .docx to .pdf. My code is as per below. using ...
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Is there any way to restore promoted results once deleted?

We had a Search configuration built in SharePoint 2013 with many promoted results for our pages. However after having some issues and having to delete and recreate our entire Search Service ...
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Multi selection list box greyed out

I made a copy of SharePoint's default "Approval" workflow and then edited its approval form in InfoPath to add a multi selection list box (I am showing check boxes) which is reading values from a ...
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Show Sub-site's List in main site page [duplicate]

I have a list in one sub-site, now I want to add/show that list on a page in its main site. It should be with edit menu of the list content. Any suggestion !
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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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How to determine if SharePoint is in Debug mode?

My SharePoint was choking on bad code in a feature. The VS12 debugger popped up and asked me if I wanted to enable debugging, and that it would update the web.config. Well, I would like to turn off ...
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Can't get filename of document with REST api/CAML query

Using the rest api to retrieve information about my documents. The documents use managed metadata which isn't expanded correctly when using the stand REST api. So I found this fix which uses REST with ...
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How to make Person/Group and Look-up column values non-clickable in SharePoint 2013 list views

I'm using SharePoint 2013 Enterprise. For a SharePoint 2013 XSL List View Web Part, I need for the person/group column value, as well as look-up column value to be non-clickable. I have seen multiple ...
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TFS 2012 Integration SharePoint 2013 Issue

Trying to do integration between TFS and SharePoint, but running into some issues. Followed instruction as below, with a small difference, TFS 2012 is sitting on one server, SharePoint 2013 is on a ...
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How to Dynamically Change a Value in the Column of the Current Item Through Clicking Hyperlink in Email

I have a script on Content Editor Web Part that me and my coworker tested on a list called TextTestList. The requirement is: When user clicks a hyperlink in email, received from a Workflow, that ...
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Clone sharepoint list view

Sharepoint 2013 discussions list has a view named "Flat", but it is uneditable. I have to add additional fields in the list and display those fields in Flat view. I tried creating another view of Flat ...
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What is the difference between project site templates PWA#0 or ProjectSite#0

What is the difference between project site templates PWA#0 or ProjectSite#0 . Is PWA for 2010 and ProjectSite for 2013? I am looking at creating site collection for project server using PowerShell. ...
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Automating SharePoint Foundation 2013 Backups

I am relatively new to SharePoint and am trying to figure out how to automate the backups for my SharePoint Foundation 2013 server. I want to store the backups on a network share on a different ...