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Restore the ProfileInfo web part in person.aspx

I deleted the Profile Info Viewer web part on the person.aspx mysite, thinking I could re-add it in a different web part zone on the page later, but I can't find that web part to add back onto my page ...
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Need help with a “People Directory”

I'm working on creating a People Directory for my SharePoint site. Instead of having to constantly going to My Sites to get everyone's info, I would create a simple table that would display contact ...
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Is there a way to display a warning message inside my enterprise wiki page layout , when the page status is Rejected

I am working on a publishing site collection using the Enterprise wiki template. Currently I got this behavior regarding the versioning setting. For the library I specify that the library content ...
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Can you make users follow something?

We currently have groups of users that we'd like to push news out to their newsfeed. Obviously, their newsfeed is personal, but we've been selling it as the one stop shop for news pertinent for them. ...
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Automating Upload of large volume files to Document library in SharePoint 2013 Office365

I have searched in the internet for multiple tools and none of tools are supporting to pre-fill metadata values for a document. I just wanted to know is there any tool which can automate the process ...
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Compare Number of File in a Library Folder to Number on a List

Im looking to create the ability to compare the number of files in a document library folder to a number in a SharePoint list. For Example a SharePoint list has ClientA with a # of files to be ...
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SharePoint Search Query webPart

I need to show the list of sub sites within site collection for which user is having contributor or Full access. All users will have read only rights, there is deep level of nesting and if traverse ...
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Is it possible Remote Event Receiver in SharePoint 2013 Office 365

I have a requirement to read the content inside a CSV file which will be uploaded frequently to a document library located in SharePoint 2013 Office 365. Initially thought of achieving this with ...
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Using Different BaseViewID values for multiple JSLink on a single page

I've been working with JSLink customizations for a couple different Custom Lists we have and they've been working fine when on a page by themselves. Recently I needed to include multiple Custom Views ...
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SQL Server Developer edition and SharePoint

Can you use SQL Server Developer Edition with SharePoint 2013? Would each service account need a license? Has anyone done this before?
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Initializing a DateTimeControl in a webpart

I have a visual webpart that uses several SP DateTimeControls (set to DateOnly) on a specific spot on the page. Those controls were simply added in VS to the ascx page from the toolbox like this: ...
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SharePoint two tier fault-tolerant

The time has come to install SharePoint 2013 Enterprise, but before I do I would like a 2nd opinion. My current plan is to have 4 servers - two SQL configured with AlwaysOn AG and 2 load balanced WFE ...
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Moving Scroll Bar to Top not working in SharePoint 2013

We are using below code on our web application master pages inside SharePoint 2003 to make scroll bar position always on top. function MoveUp() { if ...
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Adding simple HTML tags directly in edit source?

Is it not recommended to add some simple HTML with style directly on a page using "Edit Source"? I'm not feeling for creating a custom CSS file for one page only. Let me hear your thoughts! Pros ...
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Users/groups and site collections

We currently have a problem with new users being created that are destined for a secondary site collection. When activated they're being sent the wrong links (www.contoso.co.uk/client rather than ...
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Variations: Propagate Lists Programmatically

I have defined variations with two Labels (source and target) I have selected "Publishing Sites and List with variations and all pages" in one of the settings. The pages are created in the target ...
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Can SharePoint 2013 be configured & Installed without connecting to Active Directory

We want to build a public facing web site using SharePoint 2013 . but as the public facing web site will be accessed by public users, so can we configure and install the SharePoint server 2013 , ...
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How to implement Ajax Control Toolkit 4.5 in SP2013

Some informations: -> SharePoint: SharePoint Enterprise 2013; -> Tools: Visual Studio Premium 2012; -> .NET Framework: 4.5; -> AJAX: Ajax Control Toolkit 4.5. I want to develop a Visual WebPart ...
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How to display the Newsfeed within a Web Part

I have page where I'd like to display the Newsfeed (My Site) of the user currently logged on? It's for a site where the community feature will be utilised so auto displaying the logged on users ...
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Retrieving the COM class factory for component with CLSID {guid} failed due to the following error: XXXX Class not registered + Office 365

I am building SharePoint auto-hosted app. In that I have used Microsoft.Office.Interop.Word dll. I have published app to the Office-365 environment. When my code reaches to the line where I am ...
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Importing the Profile Picture from AD using ADI & ADFS

I configured the SharePoint 2013 farm recently for one of the Customer. As per requirement, I have to use ADFS as authentication and Active Directory Import(ADI) for User Profile. Everything as ...
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Upload Status Indicator Web Part

Being an SharePoint Admin and not a Developer how would I accomplish the following: A client access a site where they are able to download and upload documents. The business requirement is to create ...
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Variations: Propagate custom lists programmatically [duplicate]

I want to propagate my custom list programmatically.We can do it with GUI easily but I want to do it programmatically. Found the option to make it under Variations (screenshot below)
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Custom Web Service - CurrentCulture is incorrect

I have created a custom WCF Web Service in a SharePoint solution and deployed it to a SharePoint 2013 environment. The svc file is located in the ISAPI folder and I am able to call it and use it ...
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Sharepoint Online User Pictures

As the admin of a office 365 subscription with Sharepoint Online Is it possible for me to place users profile pictures or remove them if inappropriate?
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Can not see /_vti_bin/Lists.asmx?WSDL xml file

I'm trying to add web services with Visual Studio, I always got the following error: The request failed with HTTP status 404: Not Found. Metadata contains a reference that can not be ...
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How do you properly write to a managed metadata column from JSOM? (SharePoint 2013)

I am trying to write the value of a managed metadata column across several documents in a document library at once using JSOM, but for some reason the way I'm trying only writes the value to the first ...
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Does writing a custom RBS provider force one to put SharePoint into unsupported state?

It is well known that modifying a content database directly by running direct SQL queries results in an unsupported SharePoint state. However, it is possible to develop custom RBS providers. Note that ...
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Open file in Edit mode

I need to open a file in edit mode. In my web part on item click I need to do some action before hand (like create a folder and copy file, then open it in edit mode). I came across the code segment ...
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Show all the available views for a list or document library in the view selector menu

I am looking for a way to show all the available views for a list or document library. It's only showing 3 and the rest are shown in the view selector dropdown. I do have more than 3 views and I need ...
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Sharepoint 2013 workflow does not start when item is created by another workflow

Hi I am having the next problem, I have a workflow on list B that starts when a new item is created. If I created the item manually the workflow works. Now I have a list A that has a workflow that ...
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Claim Based Authentication in Sharepoint 2013

I have created one Claim based authentication web application in sharepoint 2013. I have done all configuration from this link.. ...
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Creating a navigationnode of type Link from csom

I have a publishing enabled web that I want to add a link to, not a heading. var node = web.Navigation.QuickLaunch.Add(new NavigationNodeCreationInformation { Title = "Dokument", Url = web.Url + ...
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Fire JS function when people picker completes

Is there a way to trigger a JS function when a People picker completes and finds a user? I'm developing a SharePoint 2013 app using client side development pattern. Thanks for your suggestion Per, I ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Custom save button - Handling click using Javascirpt

We have created a custom list with a cutom edit form using Visual Studio 2013. At the bottom of the page, we need to add a button which will perform custom tasks and submit the form for update. I'm ...
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How to change 'Modified By' column value when a new file is uploaded in SharePoint 2013 using Client Object Model?

I want to change 'Modified By' column value of a file that is being uploaded using Client Object Model in SharePoint 2013. The problem is that the version of the file is changing. Kindly help me. The ...
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Is it possible to programmatically enable ratings for a list in SharePoint 2013?

I would like to programmatically enable "Likes" (ratings) for a list in a SharePoint 2013 solution (object model or CSOM), but have not found any public methods available that support enabling ratings ...
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Limit user to fill a Infopath list

I have create a list in Infopath and published it in SharePoint. I want to limit users to fill in this list just once. How can I do this? I have Nintex if it's necessary to write a workflow.
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Sharepoint 2013 Distributed Cache cacheHostInfo null

I have setup a development environment for SharePoint 2013 so we can begin testing our 2010 content, however I am running into trouble starting the Distributed Cache service. Note that this is ...
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SharePoint 2013 Community - How are they not integrated into the Newsfeed?

Yes, Yammer will replace social stuff with SharePoint Online. I still want to get the Communities to work the way they are supposed to work and right now they seem buggy / not useful. Suppose we have ...
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SharePoint server 2013 is running too slowly on VM workstation

I have the following specification for my development environment; Host Machine:- Windows 7 professional. Core i7 (8 processes). VM workstation. 32 GB RAM. 700 GB hard disk. On the VM:- Windows ...
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editing list item by users in different groups with different permissions

What is the best solution to acchieve following scenario programmatically (Visual Studio) in a Farm solution. There is a document library, two different Site groups (Managers and Approvers). The ...
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Best practices for provisioning SharePoint 2013 sites / site collections with templates

I want to start prototyping a team or community site in 2013 on fairly standard intranet, with a view making it a template for the various departments. I am still revising the design for the ...
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“Type SP.ULSTraceLevel has already been registered” error while applying javscript to NewForm.aspx

I have a custom list in which I want to apply the javascript in new form of that list. Javascript loads the user profile property of the entered user in the people picker control. I am getting ...
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how incremental crawl know what is the recent change documents?

how incremental crawl know what is the recent change documents? if by check the SP modified date column, then what about external and not sharepoint sources as html web sites. Thanks
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determining if a metadata property is indexed or not

this question is related to my previous question which not been answered. When I go to Search Schema I can find the corresponding managed property for the Managed Metadata Site Column, and I it is ...
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Creating My Site web application destroys application running on port 80

This is happening for the past 2 days. I have a web application running on port 80. When I create a new web application for My Site on port 8080, my port 80 web app stops working and shows "500 ...
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Using special characters in search query

what is the proper syntax in case we need to use special characters in search query, for example: I want to perform search that will return all sharepoint sites that use Team site template - that ...
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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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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 using ...