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Sorry, something went wrong Could not load file or assembly

I was reading this link which provide a solution to a redirect problem inside my SharePoint enterprise wiki site collection:- ...
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Rule Managers checkboxes grayed / greyed out

Working with SharePoint 2013 content organizer settings. Noticed the two checkboxes next to Rule Managers are checked but grayed/grayed out and I am unable to change the check boxes. The 2 options ...
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Using SPQuery returns today's recurring calendar item and tomorrows. Why?

We have an on call calendar in SharePoint. I'm trying to send an automated, weekly email of the calendar. The calendar has a mix of weekly recurring entries and non recurring entries. I'm trying to ...
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I need help in adding a web control to a page layout

I am trying to follow the steps described inside the following link , which mainly require adding a web control and then reference it from a page layout:- ...
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Search in private Exchange 2013 mailbox with Sharepoint 2013 Search Center

Is it possible in any way or what is the best practice to search Exchange 2013 private items (contacts, tasks, mails) from Sharepoint 2013 Search Center and show the results in the Sharepoint Search ...
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Problem with adding a custom managed property in the People Search Hover Panel

We are using O365/Sharepoint Online 2013 (+ Sharepoint Designer 2013). We are using people search center as our intranet "Phone book" and it's working really well and I managed to customize the ...
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custom code as a part of SharePoint 2013 Workflow

I am creating a SharePoint 2013 workflow project using Visual Studio 2012. I have added a sequence where i need to update some database table. Is it possible to write custom code as a part of ...
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How do I get the real Web template name and Id from a web?

I'm creating a tool that will "clone" webs inside a site. It reads child webs of a set web and displays them as templates for the user to select from. I've however run into a problem when I try to ...
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Retrieve Fields/Column Names of a Sharepoint List using Javascript

<script type="text/javascript"> function retrieveFieldsOfListView(){ var clientContext = new SP.ClientContext.get_current(); var web = clientContext.get_web(); var list = ...
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Is it possible to map a folder to library and vice versa?

We have 2 requirements (both are independent): There is a doc library. We need to map it to a network path. This is a doc library. We need to view it in the windows explorer.
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Excel Web access webpart url

I am following an Article to solve a "The Workbook cannot be opened" that appears on my webpart when I load the document. It mentions getting the url of the webpart, in order to complete a powershell ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Can't view other users Notes on Note Board

We are experience an issue where on any list that allows the Notes and Tag functionality a user can only see their own notes. The notes are not set to private and the users have contribute permission. ...
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How do i unblock “change a look” page in a sharepoint site 2013

i am a farm admin and i dont have access to change a look page in site settings. is there something i need to uncheck for me to able to change the look of the site. Please advise?
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Can I get A calendar to show a filtered and aggregate view

I would like to place a master calendar on the parent site and display it on eleven subsites, using a filter to display relevant content. Can I do this? I was looking at the content querry web part ...
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can I be SP developer without be a good SP admin? [closed]

I'm an ASP.net developer and I want to learn sharepoint developer. can I be a SP developer without be a good SP admin? I feed I should learn a lot of administration topics before going to ...
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Re-usable content within a web part

I would like to create some content, like a customized text box with a "motto of the month", that is used on some pages, but not everywhere. Is there a way that does not require deploying a web part ...
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Document Template with Managed Metadata Across Site Collections

We have a Document Template that has several managed metadata fields. We would like to use this template across several (50+) site collections. However, we get the following error when we try to ...
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Deploying “Renditions: Word to Wiki” inside Sharepoint 2013 [closed]

I have SharePoint server 2013 SP1 , and I want to use the Kaboodle Word to Wiki inside it. So I did the following steps to be able to test a trial version:- I download the related 7 .wsp files from ...
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Unable to update an excel file in SP

One of our users is currently trying to update an excel file that is saved directly to our SP document library. Whenever he tries to update it and save it the changes for some reason never save. It ...
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Create a Sharepoint Calendar with multiple outlook Calendars?

I am trying to create a calendar on our SP site that has my teams schedules on it. I wanted the information to be pulled directly from Outlook. I tried to use the Calendar Overlay option but it only ...
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How and where are user properties stored in SharePoint Foundation?

I am wondering where information about users (user properties) is stored in SharePoint Foundation. In SharePoint Server the User Profile Service Application (UPS) syncs in user properties and creates ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Error on variation creation

I am currently to create the variation for a Sharepoint Website. I am filling the "Site Settings : Create Variation Label ", but upon clicking on the "OK" button, I have the following error: ...
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How to prevent users from adding items to a list when the same user already has another item pending approval in that list?

When a user adds an item to a list (called 'Conference List') an approval workflow is kicked off. During the approval process, the user should not be able to submit another item to the same list. If ...
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Is there a way to temporarily disable existing alert emails from executing?

I have a powershell script the runs automatically once a week to move old list items to an archive list. On the current list my end users are receiving alerts when the item is moved (create/deleted) ...
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Alternative Access Mappings and Catalog Item Friendly URLs

I have created two site collections - a product catalog site collection and a publishing site collection. On the product catalog site I have created a new list and linked it into the publishing site ...
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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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Sharepoint Online - How to show blogs in excerpt format

We are using O365/Sharepoint Online 2013. We are using a Sharepoint Online Blog as the official intranet news channel and it's all good but we are irritated about having the posts with full content ...
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Seperate Web.Config file at Site Collection levels

In SharePoint, Web.Config file is only one as per One Web Application. Now, I have a One Web Application, Inside it different site collections, Now if i change something in web.config file it will ...
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SharePoint 2013 workflow stuck in started stage

I got the setup recently with workflow client and manager installed(on different servers). I started with developing a simplest of the workflow with just one activity "WriteToHistory". But upon ...
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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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Why SP2013 generate RSS feed subscription link with feeds:// not feed://

We are using SP2013 enterprise on-premise. On any list or document library, click on top ribbon "List" -> RSS feed, it will goto a page with URL like /_layouts/15/listfeed.aspx?List=xxxxxxxx On ...
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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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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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Reading CSV file content in SharePoint 2013 Office 365

I have a requirement to read the content from a CSV file which will be uploaded frequently to a document library located in SharePoint 2013 Office 365. Also, after reading the content I need to ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...