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Error message of Failed to start the database service

Goal: Access to Central administration after I have completed installing SharePoint Server 2013 in Windows Server 2012. Problem: When I click on a central administrations's icon and then I retrieve a ...
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Locate the setup log file

I have retrieved a message after completing installing SharePoint 2013 that says One or more required office components failed to complete successfully. For more information, consult the setup ...
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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 ...
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Issue Mounting SharePoint 2010 content database in 2013

I'm in the middle of an upgrade from 2010 to 2013, and I'm running into an issue when attempting to upgrade one of my content databases using PowerShell. The content databases attached to my other web ...
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Locate Installation files for Preinstallation of SharePoint Server 2013

Goal: Install SharePoint Server 2013 Problem: I cannot find the recommended link to download the files of: Micosoft Information Protection and Control Client (MSIPC) Internet Information Services ...
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Error calling REST API in Firefox

I am using Rest API for Follow Functionality. My JS is working fine on IE but it doesn't work on Firefox(neither it goes under success call function neither under error. Is anyone having any idea ...
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SharePoint deployment - Deployed to: GAC (WebURL/Global) / BIN

I know that when we deploy farm solutions then they are available under Central Admin --> System Settings --> Manage farm solutions. In this list of solutions, there are 3 columns. Name, Status and ...
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XsltListViewWebPart Custom Filtering on Query String with paging

We are working on a solution to use custom query and paging inside a XsltListViewWebPart. This work,s but the paging does not work: var doc = new XmlDocument(); ...
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The “ListFormWebPart” Web Part appears to be causing a problem

I have a list for events in which I have placed content editor web part in "NewForm.aspx", "EditForm.aspx" and "DispForm.aspx". to hide recurrence field using JavaScript The field is hidden ...
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“nativehr” error while trying to delete list items through ProcessBatchData

Plain and simple, I'm trying to delete a massive amount of items from a list as quickly as possible using a c# app, and have seen references to batch processes being the best way to do this. Not ...
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Garbled display of discussion list with raw HTML codes

We have a SharePoint 2010 site that was migrated to SharePoint 2013. When I go to view a discussion page, each entry in the discussion is displayed as raw text with HTML codes displayed (making it ...
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Get a users Name from their ID

As part of my Sharepoint hosted App i am using a list which contains a Person or Group. I am getting the ID of the person by using the following. var ApproverID = ...
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Adding an item to a list using javascript — oListItem is undefined.

I'm using the code from this MSDN guide: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/office/hh185011(v=office.14).aspx Here's what it looks like: var clientContext = new ...
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SharePoint - Document Filtering (Tags/Metadata?)

I'm creating a SharePoint site which will be used to dynamically store and display documents on various pages, among other things. Is the following possible? My view is to have one central Document ...
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VisualUpgrade doesn't fix all during 2010->2013 upgrade

MY SOLUTION: I've founded a solution for my problem. Before upgrade I've placed a special xml file in 15\CONFIG\UPGRADE folder, with information about my web templates, like this: <WebTemplate ...
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Formulary to create Wiki pages from multiple templates

I would like to create a component with a formulary, to create a Wiki page. Here is the things we could fill in the formulary : The title of the page The template I want to use ( Basically, I've ...
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Unable to pass certain variable as list name to SPServices?

I have a list called "Subscribed users" on the top level that has 3 columns storing a username, a name of a list or library, and an url to a page. I use SPServices to look up if the current user is in ...
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CSS (progid:dximagetransform.microsoft) not working after upgrading to SharePoint 2013

We are in process of upgrading from SP2010 to SP2013. There is a webpart with the foll. code:- <table> <tr> <td style="height:20px; FONT-SIZE: ...
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Promoted Links LIM action missing?

I created a List Item Menu (LIM) custom action in Sharepoint Designer and I wonder where I will see that. I checked the Promoted Links list I created and changed the view to All Promoted Links (which ...
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OData Query Title startswith() A-M

I am trying to query a list where the Title starts with a letter in the range from a to m and I can't find that anywhere in the sparse documentation available. I tried this but it isn't valid and I ...
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Error in Sharepoint 2013 content query

I'm adding a content query in the master page and every time I will customize it returns the following error: Someone could help me or explain me why this error happens? I tried doing the content ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Display templates - media queries to get image rendition on images based on screen size

I know I could use device channels to do this, but is there a way to get right image rendition with media queries? item display template <div class="image"> <style> @media only ...
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Uploading to SharePoint 2013 slow from explorer

When uploading from Windows Explorer (Windows 7) to SharePoint 2013, using drag and drop, I get a spinning circle, and the process never seems to complete. I have turned off 'Automatically detect ...
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Create Connection beetween TextFilter and List

I have created a text filter webpart on my page and a list webpart app on the same page. If I edit the filter webpart it says that the filter is not connected and I should open the webpart editing ...
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SharePoint 2013 How To Connect Two XsltListViewWebPart on a Page

I have create a Web Part Page and I have added two web parts, the parent is List of Person and the child is a List of Person's Address. When I connect these two webparts in code the code executed ...
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How to get BDC data from BDC URL returned by search in SharePoint 2013?

I am building a POC system based on Search in SharePoint 2013. I have setup BCS to crawl external SQL DB. Search crawl is successful and I am getting the results. I have not setup any Managed ...
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Is there any way to post an anonymous announcement?

In my idea of an IT department adjustment, one person would write up an Announcement and submit it to another person for posting. When that second person approves it, it will be posted as normal, ...
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Caching Ideas for SharePoint 2013 Autohosted App

I am working on a SharePoint 2013 Autohosted App that retrieves a lot of information from a remote system before displaying it to the user in the App. I'd like to create a caching layer to boost the ...
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Stuck in “Preview Page” mode in SharePoint 2013

I was editing the Seattle Master Page and suddenly my site got stuck in the "Preview Page" mode: And I don't know how to stop it. I returned back the template to the original Seattle template but ...
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Is it possible to programmatically add a web part to a page in a sharepoint hosted app (JS)

I've been looking for a way to add a web part to a page using JSOM/CSOM or any other api available to sharepoint hosted apps. The only solutions I have found so far are for custom sharepoint ...
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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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SharePoint 2013 - Display templates - get the web part zone - web part properties / parameters

Is there a way to list what web part properties the actual display template is using? I want to display what web part zone the display templates are using? This without iheriting the ...
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Execute JavaScript through a workflow?

I have a workflow that runs whenever a new item is created in a list, and I want the workflow to execute a piece of JavaScript code. So far I haven't found a way to call a function through a workflow, ...
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Retrieve site collection quota and used storage from REST or JSOM

Is there a way to retrieve the amount of storage used and the quota limit for the Site Collection using the JSOM client or the REST web services?
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Facebook-like notifications when new item is added to certain list/library?

I was wondering if this is possible. The screenshot below somewhat illustrates what I'm searching for. I'd like to show a notification in a box whenever a new item has been added to a certain list or ...
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Projectserver loading resources

The problem is that I can't get my resources out of the ProjectContext. I can get the project names but then something goes wrong and i get this warning: Error: The collection has not been ...
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Upgrading from SharePoint 2010 to 2013, deleting content database

Why do we delete the content database of a new Web Application while upgrading from SharePoint 2010 to 2013?
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Search Api, filter by parameter

I'm using the Search Api to get the last modified documents by the person using the search. My search string is looking like that: https://www.intranet.i/site/_api/search/query?querytext='* ...
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custom webpart connection lost of idle page in sharepoint 2013

In a page i have multiple custom web-parts, if the page is idle approximately 1 hour, the web-part connection is lost and all value is clear which dynamically filled. I need to page refresh to custom ...
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CQWP with custom XSL not working, cache issues

I'm replacing the default ItemStyle.xsl with a custom xsl file, my xsl file contains the default xsl:stylesheet and a xsl:template looking something like this <xsl:template ...
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Checked null with dateTime in REST API SharePoint

I want to get all article pages which Article Date is not null. so I have try to do by this way. var ArticlePageContentTypeID = ...
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Site Contents link in Quick Launch below Edit link (SharePoint 2013)

I'm creating a custom WebTemplate. I added the following NavBars to the template: <NavBars> <NavBar Name="SharePoint Top Navigation Bar" Url="" ID="1002" /> <NavBar ...
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Getting header and footer externally using JSOM

We have a SharePoint 2013 site and another associated asp.net website. We would like to build the header(including top nav) and footer of the website so that it matches the header and footer of the ...
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InfoPath 2013 form causes “Server out of memory” error when viewing list item

I have a rather large (200+ field) InfoPath form on a custom list that is full of drop-downs referencing other lists on the same site, along with some textboxes and checkboxes. There's not much in the ...
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Can't sync SIP Address, can't query it in search even when added manually

Issue 1 I'm trying to pull back a user's SIP address using the search service. I have this manually entered for the time being in a particular profile. My query: $.ajax({ url: ...
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Assure Sharepoint Online is Indexed using http and not https

I am finishing my sharepoint online public website here: http://levalencia-public.sharepoint.com The website has a custom master page as you can see, and it has on the left some social sharing ...
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Using field/column in html Page Layout but in CSS — Sharepoint 2013

I know you can use fields to define the content in a page, for instance, <div id="titleField"> <!--MS:<PageFieldTextField:TextField runat="server" ControlMode="Display" ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Deploying Custom Delegate Controls

I can't figure out how to active custom delegate controls on my SharePoint 2013 site. I've created two custom delegate controls: SuiteBarBrandingDelegate and SuiteLinksDelegate I then published them ...
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“Doc's I'm following” Webpart

on the mysite there is a section with the documents which I'm following. Is there a chance to display these documents in a Webpart on another site? Thanks in advance!
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Simplifying a document library page

For the following document library can I delete the controls in the box?