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How to add input prompts to SharePoint 2013 Form Fields

What I'd like to do is add input prompts to text fields on a Sharepoint 2013 form. There's a fairly nice solution here, and it does the mechanics nicely. What it shows for a prompt, however, is the ...
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SP 2013 Content Search webpart change data based on Drop down list selection

In my page there is a content search webpart which displays data for each year. Now I have a drop down list in that same page (lets say inside a Content editor) which shows all years ie 2014,2013,2012 ...
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Rest API filter quote

I am using the SharePoint rest API, I need to quote a string in the filter query. This is my query: ?$filter=MyField eq 'aaa'aaa' How can I search the string " aaa'aaa "? Thanks
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ECB custom action item issue

I deployed a custom ECB item action, I can see it at item level but when I click on it, nothing change. This is the definition of the custom action: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> ...
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Cannot unselect list field as required

I want to make a field non-required in a new form. I'm going to list settings and click on a field, then switch the radio button next to This column must contain information from Yes to No. I click OK ...
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Set external content type by javascript

In the NewForm, I need to set an external Content Type lookup field by javascript. How can I do it?
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SharePoint 2013 Facebook authentication without ACS

Since ACS is getting deprecated and in SharePoint 2010, we used to be able to create STS project using visual studio 2010. I'm trying to achieve the same (Logging in using Facebook) in SharePoint ...
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Sort content search web part in alpha order by title

I have a content search web part that is displaying a bunch of things from a cross-site publishing catalog. That is working just fine. But I would like to sort the items in alpha order. I would have ...
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JS Errors with AXD files when enabling SSL on SP2013

I just enabled SSL on SP2013 and that all works as expected. However, webpart pages are rendering blank pages and showing the following errors: SEC7111: HTTPS security is compromised by ...
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Send Task Overdue email 2 days before the due date of the task SharePoint 2013 Workflow

I have created assign a task Workflow action where i have set expireddate calculated column to assign a value to createddate+7 to due date column. So now due date is set to 7 days after that task has ...
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SharePoint 2013 People Search not working

On our farm, People searches (this site) return no results while the "everything" search center returns results, even results from people. Some background on the farm: We have a web app with 2 AAMs, ...
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SP2013: Changing Width to Home Page Web Parts

The issue that I'm having is that I would like to change the width to the web part zone on my site home page. I want to change the width of the left web part zone so that it moves a few inches from ...
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SharePoint Exports to Excel, can't I get directly in .xlsx file?

I am using SP 2013 foundation. I am able to export list into .iqy file. Which is good. But users wants directly .xlsx or .xls files. Is it possible to do that?
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Remove “Search Everything” box

How can I remove this search box from the sidebar on my site? It appears everywhere and for some reason doesn't stay in the bounds of the sidebar. We don't really have a use for it... Thanks in ...
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Get List Items from list linked by lookup

I'm making a JavaScript extension for form elements. The goal is to bind it to a lookup and react on change. Since I'm weak at webservices, I'm using SPServices. var lookupFieldInternalName = ...
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Can I deploy a farm solution to my site collection only

I have created a visual web part using visual studio of type "Farm solution", then I add the wsp file using the following command:- PS C:\Users\Administrator> Add-SPSolution ...
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Add custom properties to People Search Results

Good morning, I am trying to include some custom properties to our Search Results. These are the steps I have followed so far: Create User Profile Service Property and sync to AD. The property is ...
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Fixing managed meta data navigation problem

I have the following :- SharePoint server 2013 web application. the web application contains two site collections of type enteprise wiki. i have enabled metadata navigation for the two site ...
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Change Document Set name on creation

SP2013. User creates Document Set, Name field is hided. After user pressed Save button Document Set item has to have name like "<ID> document set". What's the best scenario to achive this?
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HttpContext in EventReceiver constructor is null

I'm trying to use SPUtility.Redirect in ItemAdding EventReceiver. And I'm trying to get HttpContext.Current in Event Receiver constructor, but it's null public class MyClass : SPItemEventReceiver ...
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Why I cannot upload a document to a document library found on another site?

I want to upload a document found in SubsiteA from its parent site. However, the method I am using does not work on SharePoint 2013, but works fine in the previous SharePoint version (2010). I am ...
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Redirecting user from App part to a List in Host Web

In our provider hosted app we have a app part and app part shows a page which has a button. On clicking this button we want to redirect user to a list in Host web. Is there a way to do this or it's a ...
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SharePoint 2013 Dispose checker

I've used SPDisposeCheck for SP2007/2010 and find it very useful for finding undisposed sp objects, but from this blog post, it's mentioned that it's no longer working for 2013. Is there any ...
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Increasing the item limit for discussions web part on Community home page

How can you increase the number of discussions displayed on a Community Homepage in the Discussions List web part? If I edit the page and select the web part, the List Tab is displayed in the ribbon, ...
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Is it possible to enforce calendar event time periods?

I need to limit the start and end times for calendar events. Basically the events need to occur within a single day. Is this possible? For example this would be permitted: 12/2/2014 4pm - 12/2/2014 ...
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Site home page completely messed up?

I was trying to add dropdown for top menu bar in sharepoint 2013 site. Open site in SPD 2013 and followed instructions as said in below url. ...
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Uninstalling farm solutions, will not remove the related site collection features

I am facing a problem which I cannot understand how to fix it. Now I have installed third party tools inside my SharePoint 2013 server. Then I wanted to remove them, so i went to "Central ...
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How to Copy List item to Another list using sharepoint designer 2013 workflow

I have used this workflow action in past with designer 2007, 2010, but 2013 sharepoint designer has Copy List Item workflow action missing. i am building a workflow in 2013 deisnger, now i want to ...
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Proper way to call multiple functions using SP.SOD.executeFunc

I need to make sure sp.js is loaded before I call several functions. I currently call them as follows in SP 2013. It works, but I suspect there is a better/more efficient way. ...
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SharePoint 2013 HTML Editor to use P not Div

Does anyone know of a way to make the default SharePoint 2013 HTML editor output a P tag when you hit enter, as opposed to a Div?
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SharePoint 2013 REST API: how to get or set document fields

I want to get and also set document properties defined in a content type via a Rest call in either and app or a workflow Activity. If you fire up Google Postman or Advanced REST Api client you can ...
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How to force a hyperlink which reference a visio drawing to display the visio drawing inside the browser

I have a site collection of type "Publishing>>Enterprise wiki", and I have the Visio Graphics service application enabled (I have enterprise SP license). Now if I open the document library, and I ...
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Is there a way to programmatically choose an EditForm in an event receiver?

In essence, the problem I face is this: two groups of users need to access the same document library. One group submits documents plus some metadata, the other vets the documents and edits the ...
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Unable to add managed metadata property when uploading XLSX file programatically

I have this code to upload files to Sharepoint and adding some properties: web.AllowUnsafeUpdates = true; SPList dropOffLibrary = web.Lists["Drop Off Library"]; SPFolder ...
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How do you hide “All Day Event” and “Recurrence” from Event content type?

I've created a custom site content type that extends from Event. But I can't figure out how to hide the "All Day Event" and "Recurrence" columns for all lists using my custom content type.
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Adding Twitter Feeds on SharePoint 2013

I want display my twitter feeds in the Home Page of my intranet site. How do I go about it?
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Show list fields side-by-side when New/Edit/View in sharepoint 2013

It is possible to show fields in customized view for fields in a list? OOB feature show all columns one after one. But I want to show user customized way. like see below image Is possible to do in ...
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Developing new SP2010 workflows for SP2013?

I have an interesting scenario where I have to develop a workflow for an SP2013/O365 environment, but it has to be an SP2010 workflow, because Azure is not supported / allowed. This is a new ...
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Farm outgoing email multiple addresses

Is it possible in SP2013 to configure multiple email accounts for the outgoing email? I wish to have one email address for each web application.
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FontAwesome icons not displaying

Am using Font Awesome search icon on the web site using the icons at the local level as shown below, but it does not appear when. How do I solve it? The link to the Awesome Font style: ...
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What are the main items that a SharePoint Intranet Site should have?

We are trying to develop a structure for an Intranet site on SharePoint but we don't know what items are a must-have for such sites. For sure there must be News and Announcements. But what else? ...
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Farm solution deployed to my web application , is not available to new site collections

I have a .wsp Farm solution deployed to my web applications, as follow:- I have created this solution using VS .Now inside my current web application I have 2 site collections. Old site ...
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Creating SharePoint 2013 Workflow Associations with Powershell

Summary: How do I create SharePoint 2013 Workflow Associations through Powershell? SharePoint 2013 workflows do not show up on the WorkflowTemplates list of the SPWeb. I am attempting to associate a ...
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Content Query webpart - Infopath form link

I have added a content query webpart and I am pulling in content from a infopath forms library onto the page, this is working well but the problem I have when I click on the infopath form I'm being ...
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How to add a link to an external stylesheet in SharePoint 2013

I would like to add Font Awesome External StyleSheet () to SharePoint Online so that I can use the icons on my Quick Launch.
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How to add controls to the top when extend the content search webpart

I created webpart inherit ContentBySearchWebpart, in this webpart i added a textbox and a button. By default, the textbox and the button are below the content search webpart, how to move them to the ...
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Configure claims-based authentication for a form-based web application in SharePoint 2013 through ADFS 2.0?

My customer, Fabrikam, is half-owned by Contoso and has an AD of its own. There are trust setup between Contoso AD and Fabrikam AD. The users of Contoso access the web application using form-based ...
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Community Site Moderation - List View Threshold

I have an OOTB community site with the "allow reporting of offensive content" option turned on. Despite having no reports, the moderation view is now erroring out with the ubiquitous list view ...
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Inline Editing on Merged List in SPD 2013

I have a Data View Web Part that uses a linked data source (about 4 lists). I would like to have users be able to edit from the data view, but when I add an inline edit link, it shifts all my data to ...
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Showing an image based on a dropdown

I have a list with a dropdown the has the following Gold Silver Bronze What i would like it when a user selects say Gold, it shows a image of a gold medal in a column next to it in the same list ...