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renaming the [Content Type] column

My Custom List is based on Content Types. While modifying the view I get the option to display a column name called [Content Type], but I don't know how to rename it to something meaningful. That ...
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Create Exchange mailboxes and lync accounts through SP

I have a requirement to create exchange mailboxes and lync accounts through sharepoint. Please tell me what will be the ideal way of doing it ? I have thought of enabling RPC on exchange and lync ...
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Filtering REST call with lookup field

We have a column defined on a custom list that allows for multiple select of values from another custom list. The column on the list is call Panels. When I do a REST call against this list, I can ...
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How to have a control to select a picture from local path instead of server on Infopath form

Searched far and wide on Google for this.. Would really like to have a Picture column/control work like an Attachment column control, in that a user can select from local path instead of needing to ...
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JSOM request limitations

I'm building a custom navigation for SP2013 that uses termstore to manage the menu items reasonably. This technet article covers basic termstore limitations, but it doesn't touch on the following ...
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Retrieve subsites from site collection sort last modified date using CSOM

I want to retrieve subsites from current site collection. And it should be order by last item modified date. I am able to retrieve subsites by following code : channel_context = ...
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Two workflows running on a Library with Check in Check out

I have two workflows on my Document Library that has Check in/Check out, my first workflow works fine, my second workflow won't work if I create a new document from a content type - it will work if I ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Search: Get parent web information

I've a search result of different webs and I Need to know to which parent web they belong. Is it possible via search to get Information from the parent object? Thank you Markus
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How to delete all user profiles of users that are not group members

I have to delete all user profiles of users that are not in a specific ad group. How can I do that (with powershell)?
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Move Workflow Manager to new farm in a new domain

We currently have a SharePoint 2013 farm including Workflow Manager (SharePoint 2013 Workflow). We are planning to move the users to a new domain which means we need to recreate the farm in the new ...
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Pre-selected Refiners

I have a Search Center set up with a number of refiners. One of the refiners for the items returned identifies whether a document is considered archived or not. It is required that a user can search ...
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Search Results Sorting through Querystring

I followed this post on creating a Company Directory which uses the Sort Dropdown in the Search Results Web Part. This is great but is there any way to do this through manipulating the Query string? I ...
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SP url - Problem with alias

I have a problem when using an alias to access my Sharepoint (2013) site through code. I want to retrieve a document from a SharePoint library. In my browser address bar I can type either : ...
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Options for caching client-side requests?

Does Sharepoint 2013 offer any options for caching certain client-side requests for different clients (like ASP.NET cache)? I'm already using localStorage, but that only caches data for a single ...
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How to return to Document Set front-page view when closing the online doc editor

I've set up a test my-site, in SharePoint 2013 on Office 365. I've set up a document set content type for a document library. When I open a document set, I see the doc set front page, which consists ...
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Fill textfield with JavaScript

I have a textfield which needs to get the value of a variable. When I select the <input> by it's ID, and use jQuery.val(variable) I get [] as output (Chrome Developer Tools). When I use ...
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Distinguishing between SharePoint Instances

I need to distinguish between unique SharePoint Instances in my provider-hosted App. I used to determine them on the Host-Url like that: initializeSharePoint(Request["SPHostUrl"]); // Interactions ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Multiple listviews in a page using Tabs

Hi Folks, Please refer the Image. There are two views available for this list. (All Tasks and Active) I've displayed this list in a page(sitepages\sample.aspx) using listview webpart. I'm able to ...
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Where and for what does Sharepoint use x-sharepoint-uc objects?

As an example, in calendar view pop-ups, the following object is added to the DOM by Sharepoint: <object id="application/x-sharepoint-uc" type="application/x-sharepoint-uc" width="0" height="0" ...
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Wait for _spPageContextInfo to initialize

What is the fastest way to wait/check for _spPageContextInfo to be initialized? I use AdditionalPageHead so my scripts are loaded before _spPageContextInfo is set. Here are some alternatives, some I ...
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JSOM function not getting called

I have two functions in my js file. Each function is used to fetch data from list. The first function is called as: jQuery(document).ready(function () { SP.SOD.executeFunc('sp.js', ...
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SharePoint 2013 hierarchical search question

we've a SharePoint Site with multiple hierarchically web sites like follows: Customer 1 ---------Project 11 ---------Project 12 Customer 2 ---------Project 21 ---------Project 22 and so on... ...
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Custom properties can be not editable in SharePoint edit profile page in SP2013?

we created a custom properties in our SharePoint 2013 user profile manage user properties and then using power shell we moved to basic information section. ISSUE I can able to show custom property ...
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Disabled or Hide “Open with Explorer” ribbon button for View Only Permission Users [duplicate]

I want to hide Open with Explorer ribbon button only those users has View Only permission and it should appear for other permission user. I've tried with below custom action reference by this link ...
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Sharepoint 2013 JSLink

I'm able to make changes(like background color for specific item) in listview webpart using JSLink. My query - When I change the view from 'Current View' to Other 'Custom View' in ListView Webpart. ...
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refresh Page at set interval

I have tried a number of different methods for auto refreshing a page at a specified interval. 1. added <meta http-equiv="refresh" content="30"> to page html. It got rejected. 2. Tried content ...
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SPFolder.MoveTo when running as user who does not have access to folder

How do you copy a folder in a document library - that the current user does not have access to - to another document library? The current user has access to the root of the document library and can ...
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Search not returning some items sometimes

Have a cross-site publishing site set up. Mostly working well. We have a few items that are exhibiting strange return results. They are in a document library and have similar titles. Process Number ...
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web api query with $filter return HRESULT : 0x80131904

I try to filter items using SP2013 web api such this request : _api/web/lists/getbytitle('Activity')/items?$filter=Mylookupfield eq 'SomeValue'. All works fine in my DEV machine but in the customer ...
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BeforeProperties and AfterProperties to check Folder name changed

What field do I need in an ItemUpdating event receiver to check whether a folder's name was changed? I have tried: var before1 = properties.BeforeProperties["Name"]; var after1 = ...
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Search results webpart displaying items without search box query

I have ecoutered a strange behavior with search results web part. The scenario is, that we have blank page with some web parts on it. Part of the page is also search box web part and search result web ...
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Permissions to view files in a doc lib but not view/open/download

Is there a way to set permissions on a folder in a document library - let's call it a Confidential folder - such that anyone can view the list of files in the folder but only authorised people can ...
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External Data Field - check if item exists

I am using this code to set a external data field programmatically XmlDocument xmlData = new XmlDocument(); xmlData.LoadXml(myBCSField.SchemaXml); String bdcEntityName = ...
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Quickparts don't work when using Record Center site template SharePoint 2013

The library columns don't pull through to Word when using the record center site template. Is there any way of fixing this?
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Customize SharePoint Search

Hi i have an SharePoint 2013 Enterprise server. I know the following requirement is not the usual way, but... is it possible that the search result can ignore the userrights. Because the customer ...
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Switching from dynamic Client ID to constant Client ID

I'm working on a provider-hosted low-trust Share Point App. I used to develop it with the Debugging Function of Visual Studio which created a new Client ID and Client Secret every time the debugging ...
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SP 2013 - hide some lists from treeview

My question is similar to this Hide some lists from treeview? but referred to SP 2013. In general, I'd like to decide which entries (lists, pages, libraries) show in the built-in treeview. Is ...
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Which event is triggered by SharePoint when the workflow is terminated in VS workflow?

I have created a visual studio workflow (ShaerPoint 2010 sequential workflow). When the workflow is started I am managing the permission on the workflow item. But I have a requirement that when ...
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item[“Created By”] - How can I just get the name of the user without their ID?

I'm retreiving a series of details from an item using the following (cut down to only include Created By to make this easier to read): public List<FacilitiesEntity> FetchItems(string siteName, ...
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Web Part Error Message

I have a team site in SharePoint 2013. When I go to the home page the following error message appears: Could not load file or assembly 'LightningConductorWebPart, Version=1.0.0.0, ...
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How to correctly load SP JS resources in a code snippet

I have inserted the following javascript into a masterpage, however I am getting this error: Uncaught TypeError: undefined is not a function I believe that this might be because the SP JS files ...
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Edit Item Ribbon disappears on DispForm.ASPX

I have a custom list and I have full admin rights to the entire site. I can click on the Title (linked) item within the list, and it takes me to the DispForm.aspx, and the Ribbon shows properly. This ...
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2013 workflow multiple value managed metadata

I've got a 2013 workflow that looks up a value in another list based upon the value in a managed metadata column. It was based on this discussion. And it is working if the column is restricted to one ...
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No user is able to login to our SharePoint 2013 portal

We have a properly working SP2013 with ADFS environment on Amazon(EC2). We are using PING Fedrate as our SAML Token Provider. Everything was working fine till yesterday. Every user started getting ...
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How do I get the number of items in a list using REST?

How do I get the total number of items in a list based on a filter. For example: How many fruits in the SharePoint list, "Fruits", are red? I can get the items themselves like below, but I just want ...
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When creating a small farm search topology, does the web application get created on the Central Admin server or the other server?

I'm fairly new to Sharepoint and I'm trying to set up a small farm search topology such as the following: https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/gg750251(v=office.14).aspx . I don't believe I ...
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Issues with height when setting app part width and height via postMessage

I'm currently using the postMessage function to set the width of my app part which is working however I've got a few issues with height. The height is set using $('.container').outerHeight(true); ...
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Azure Development newb

Our team is exploring development environments in Azure and I was hoping to get some clarity on the actual setup. We currently all have stand alone dev machines (team of 5). 1)To continue developing ...
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How to hide multiple XsltListViewWebPart when they are empty using OOTB or script?

I have a SharePoint 2013 page that displays a few XsltListViewWebParts i.e.(Lists). All the lists contains rows of data when we open: http://Server/Pages/MyPage.aspx But, We have some customized ...
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How to Increasing Lookup column limit from 8

I am facing following problem: 'Microsoft.SharePoint.SoapServer.SoapServerException' was thrown. Detail: The query cannot be completed because the number of lookup columns it contains exceeds the ...