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Get List from App Web on App installing event receiver

I am creating a SharePoint app which is provider hosted app. I have added some list in my Solution. (Ex. Solution -> Right Click -> Add New Item -> List). Now I want to insert some data in those ...
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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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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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How to manage email with Sharepoint 2013

I've a SharePoint Foundation 2013 solution installed on my server. Many of our users use email to share documents and, most of all, to receive file (docx, pdf, images) from external users. These ...
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Mapping Drive SharePoint 2013 not working in windows 7

I am new in SharePoint and learning it. In the beginning I tried to manage mapping drive successfully but after couple of days it's no longer working. I can log in to the Windows server 2008 remotely ...
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SQL SERVER 2012 high availability and cluster for deploy share point 2013 Internet portal

We have plan to deploy a huge SharePoint 2013 internet portal and we are using sql server back end. The daily have 500 to 1000 concurrent users and for sql server cluster and high availability and ...
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Unable set current navigation of web

I want to change the current navigation to "Structural Navigation: Display only the navigation items below the current site" of sub site. I got this which shows how to set the current navigation and ...
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Format List Calendar View Days

We'd like to format the calendar view of a list not off the data entered for each of the days, but off the actual day of the week. For example: Saturday and Sunday boxes would be red Monday boxes ...
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SharePoint Products Configuration Failing - Win32Exception : The data area passed to a system call is too small

Server A was connected to farm A. I uninstalled SharePoint and installed again to create farm B in the same SQL Server. The SharePoint installation is successfull, however when I try to run the ...
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Do SP2013 Workflows Run as the Current User by Default?

I have a workflow (developed in Visual Studio) that is started on creation of an item in List A. Most users have permission to create items in this list. The workflow subsequently updates another ...
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Cannot return an item's Author and Editor properties in CSOM

I have a utility which makes updates without affecting the ModifiedBy/Editor field. Before any updates are made, I store the user value in one of two ways: CamlQuery camlQuery = new CamlQuery(); ...
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How do I use COMPUTED field types in SP2013?

I currently have a limitation with some 3rd party software being unable to display calculated fields. I started investigating whether I could display my calculated field value using a COMPUTED column ...
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Search : features that need to be activated (or not)

I want a site to be crawled for search. In site (not collection) features which of the following features should be activated? Search Config Data Content Types Search Config Data Site Columns Search ...
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what is causing this error “UserAgent not available, file operations may not be optimized. ”

I am working on an enterprise wiki site collection inside SharePoint 2013, and sometimes especially when modifying the wiki page name , users will get the following exception :- now i checked the SP ...
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Create “Image with formatting and constraints for publishing” site column programmatically

How can I create site column with "Image with formatting and constraints for publishing" content type programmatically in FeatureActivated method? I need to add this site column to the List
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Why my solution is getting deployed to only one(App Server) server out of 2 WebFrontEnd and 1 App Server?

I have a solution containing a Visual WebPart and an Application(_Layouts) page. I have used VS 2013 for developing this solution and its for our 2013 farm. The farm has one Application Server and 2 ...
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PowerPivot for SharePoint 2013 experience

Does anybody have practical experience with PowerPivot for SharePoint (especially SharePoint 2013) to implement a self-service BI scenario in an on premise environment? Some questions that I’m ...
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Make a 'Choice' field with Allow 'Fill-in' choices remember the choice

Im using the 'Choice' type for one of my lists, and would like the users to be able to add their own choices. I then chose True in "Allow 'Fill-in' choices". This works like a charm, but my users ...
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Workflow is not generating documents from templates - 2013

I have been trying to get this to work, I have created the content type and the template, set it up as the default content type. moreover, I have also specified the ContentTypeID in the workflow, but ...
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Search Results not showing up for a site collection

I have configured Search Service Application and result sources and Query transform: {searchTerms} path:http://url:port, and managed properties in my SP 2013 web application.Created a search center ...
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how to search inside of pdf files in sharepoint 2013

I want to search inside of pdf files in sharepoint 2013. How can I do?
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Increase tile size of promoted link in Share point 2013

I create an app using the Promoted Links in Sharepoint 2013. I chose to do this because the feature has the awesome hover effect and is easy to customize the image. The issue is that I have been ...
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Issue populating edit forms in Sharepoint 2013

So I have a SharePoint list where on the edit page I have created multiple infopath form webparts, each audiences to a different group with a different view. The problem is that only the first form is ...
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Connect to php application using Sharepoint credentials

I want to connect to a php application using the user's Sharepoint username and password. The user will click a link placed on a Sharepoint page that will take him to the main page of the php ...
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change the default tile size in Sharepoint 2013

Hello, I create an app using the Promoted Links in Sharepoint 2013. I chose to do this because the feature has the awesome hover effect and is easy to customize the image. The issue is that I ...
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Error occurred in deployment step Install App for SharePoint 2013

I got this error while trying to deploy an App in SharePoint 2013. The full error message is Error occurred in deployment step 'Install App for SharePoint': Failed to install App for SharePoint
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SharePoint 2010 Kerberos Configuration Troubleshooter

Can someone say if it's possible to download fresh version of "SharePoint 2010 Kerberos Configuration Troubleshooter" utility? The problem I've got a program ...
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Custom/autogenerated item name in Forms Library

I am trying to plan the auto-generated custom item name for Form library in a 2013 publishing website project. In other words, I don't want our users to enter the name of the form every time they ...
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File Not Found. in ClientContext.Site.OpenWeb

I just tring to open the subsite using the CSOM. I'm geting the below error in clientContext.ExecuteQuery(). site URL is https://xxxxxxxx.sharepoint.com/Customer Orders File Not Found. ...
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SharePoint 2013 Http Web Service Action

I have created a basic SharePoint 2013 workflow with the intent to call the Rest API to retrieve the users from a SharePoint Group. To do this I am attempting to use the HTTP Web Service action ...
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Get the permission list for a group using jQuery AJAX requests REST API

How can i get the group permissions for a list using an AJAX request with the REST API? I could add or remove permissions for the group but i want to know the actual permissions of the group over the ...
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Is Sharing with external users allowed in SharePoint 2013 On Premises?

I'm using SharePoint 2013 On Premises for a team site. Supposedly, external users will need to access to this site. However, I could not figure out how to share the site with external users. All I can ...
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List View Filters Ignored

Recently SharePoint has started completely ignoring the filtering criteria in the list view for the Tasks list on my site. For testing, I created a list view with the filter "Show only when the column ...
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New Documents added to Library requiring Title even though it is not marked as Required before they can be Checked In

I have a Subsite with many similar Libraries with Require Check Out enabled on all. This subsite has been somewhat problematic in general and it may be that I need to recreate and move everything ...
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PowerView Configuration: unable to load report designer

I am configuring PowerView for my SharePoint enviornment. I was able to configure everything perfectly in a single server environment, however i am having challages in getting PowerView to work on a ...
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Access Services - can't get it working and I've installed everything FIVE TIMES

I've been trying like a banshee to get Access Services working. I generally know my way around sharepoint.. I just can't for the life of me get this thing working. I've literally installed SharePoint ...
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Blocking the standard SQL Server ports and installing share point 2013 for Internet sites is good idea?

We have plan to deploy our organization internet portal , -our all sharepoint 2013 and SQL SERVER s are in DMZ zone for sql server security i am following Configure SQL Server security for ...
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Workflow all items on a list

I need to run a workflow for an entire list to change the items permissions. How could i do that? I've read about the extra column and the datasheet view but i'm looking for other approach. Datasheet ...
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Hide updated pages menu from left navigation wiki pages library

There is an additional updated pages menu shown in left navigation when I create and open wiki pages library. It confuses the user that which is the real left navigation because it looks like there ...
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Using CSR to change row color - how do I keep the view style shaded view?

Using CSR to change row color - how do I keep the view style shaded view ? It seems the CSR in a CEWP only works if I keep the view style on default. How do I keep the code working but have the ...
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SharePoint Designer 2013 Open Site fails - can't open using this program

Our SharePoint 2010 farm is being converted to SharePoint 2013. I'm a developer, but not really trained in SharePoint administration. It's my job to wirte the code and get it working. I'm in the ...
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Installing SharePoint 2013 Enterprise edition on Windows Server 2012 R2 gives error

I am trying to install SharePoint 2013 on a machine where I have Windows Server 2012 R2 OS. When I run the software prerequisites installer, it gives me an error which says that - "the tool was ...
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Conceptual - How does a custom feature maps to the web application / site?

When we deploy a custom code such as a List Definition with custom forms, we are attaching it into the feature so that upon activation, the list and forms are created. Going behind the scenes, the ...
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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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How to change required field error message?

I have two required columns in a custom list. When adding an item using OOTB new form, the required field validator shows same error message You can't leave this blank. For both required ...
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Removing People from User Field, Allow only group

By default, there are two options available for User field. User User and Groups Is there any programmatic/declarative way on changing the properties so that the user field will only suggests and ...
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SP2013 - Saved Searches

Is there a way out-of-the-box or with some customisation or custom code to allow users to save their 'favourite' search queries and be able to use them on demand? Ideally we would like for them to be ...
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Is it possible to design a workflow that duplicates list items to a Main Site from a Subsite?

I am trying to build a workflow that originates on the creation of a post in a Sub-site, then it duplicates the fields from that post (Published, Title, Body) to a list on my main site. My question ...
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Deploy the same JS Link for multiple views across libraries

I need to use the js for all views in all libraries in a site. Is there a way to deploy this in one hit rather than editing each view individually?
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Remove left side navigation in a custom masterpage

I'm trying to remove the left navigation completely in a custom SharePoint 2013 master page and have created a CSSregistration link to a custom CSS style sheet with the following CSS. While the CSS ...