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Newsfeed not showing up on personal sites

I have MySites set up and Newsfeed enabled thru the User Profile Service App, but on any given user profile, the newsfeed doesn't show up. I don't mean the common issue of seeing the newsfeed but no ...
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How do I perform an action with each item in a dictionary in a workflow?

I have a dictionary with a series of rates (percentages represented by decimals), one for each day of the week, stored in a Dictionary as numbers each titled by a day of the week. I would like to ...
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Approval workflow with specified approver

I am quite a newbie with SharePoint Designer. I have been playing around a bit with approval workflows, but I can't seem to get it right. Can someone please help me a bit with some kind of guide of ...
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executeQueryAsync fail on Chrome

I am using SP.ClientContext (JS library) to update some item's fields. It is working fine on IE but on Chrome I get this error (displayed as alert): Request Failed, status code 0 text '' The ...
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Sharepoint designer is not responding

I want to edit a page in share point 2013 but it freezes and share point designer is not responding for several times and I tried many ways like uninstall and install share point designer, install ...
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Completed column is missing in my task list view - checkbox

What I'm trying to accomplish; checkbox that show if a task is "done / finished" But when I try to edit the library view I only get "% Complete" and not "Completed". Is there some settings I'm ...
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Can a workflow move documents into a document set in Sharepoint 2013?

Can a workflow move documents into a document set (within the same library) in SharePoint 2013?
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One or more services have started or stopped unexpectedly error

Hello I am having the following error , and even after checking on forums and googling about it I haven't been able to find the solution to this error. The health report has the option Repair ...
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SharePoint 2013 - app.master is missing

I've set up App environment on my dev machine by following this guide and I disabled loopback check and added my app domain to IE trusted sites. I successfully deployed one SharePoint-hosted app, ...
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Content Query webpart and display list items from another subsite

I have a portal homepage and subsites in this hierarchy Home->Divisions->HR I have created a custom list in HR subsite with Name, Department, Joining Date and City. Then I went to Home and added a ...
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Program developed on SP2010 work for 2013?

I have a program which was developed on SP2010. It refers SharePoint dll in a c# console program to get SPWeb info, then get some library info. Now, I need to make it work in SP2013. When I run it, ...
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SharePoint Foundation 2013 Document Management

I have a company that needs a document management system. I have looked at SharePoint but it has far to many bells and whistles. The company wants something that doesn't have intranet portals, app ...
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Auto Populate MySite User Profiles

I am due to go live with a SharePoint 2013 custom Intranet to 2000 users. The business has asked that I auto populate the MySite profiles. Can this be done? Short of impersonating users using LDAP I ...
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Add Custom CSS to system list.aspx

I am trying to add a custom CSS file to a system list.aspx page to override the position of some elements on the page. Any ideas on how to achieve this?
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Can't get Custom Column of type Publishing Image to display in JSLink

I have a column of type "Publishing Image" named "Picture Upload" defined at the site collection level, and then included in my Custom List. When I try and access the column from my JSLink function, ...
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Simple shared menu on WIKI (2013)

I am having trouble understanding why the WIKI menu options are so bad in sharepoint, either that or I am doing it wrong. Likely the later. Ive tried a few methods ive goolged and im not happy with ...
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Could Not Establish trust relationship for the SSL/TLS secure channel Sharepoint Web services

I am trying to updateList items into a sharepoint list from the xml document stored in my shared drive in remote server. To make that work i wrote down a Powershell Script that utilizes Sharepoint ...
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How to add value of recurring data field when creating exception in recurring appointment

When I am creating exception in recurring appointment everything works well but recurring field looks like this in item display ...
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Add code behind files to a SharePoint App Project (provider-hosted)

Let's first describe my work context: I am working on SharePoint 2013 on-premise I have created an App for a SharePoint 2013 Solution using Visual Studio 2012 with provider-hosted option. Two ...
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Apply SharePoint look and feel to aspx pages in Provider hosted app

I am working on SharePoint 2013 on-premise I have created a App for SharePoint 2013 Solution using Visual Studio 2012 with provider-hosted option. Two projects have been added : A SharePoint app ...
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Power Pivot and Power View do not work for Excel workbook with external connection

I have SharePoint 2013 with Power Pivot and Power View. It's based on SQL Server 2012. They seem to be configured properly as they work fine with Excel 2010 workbook that contains tabular model that ...
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User Profile Property locked down and un-editable

Brand new SharePoint 2013 on premise, sync with AD successful however the field Office Location (SPS-Location) is set as "Configure a Term Set to be used for this property" but I cannot select the ...
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Remove Standard Styles from Ribbon (HTML Site Column)

According to this link we can add some custom styles to the ribbon for HTML Fields. Is it possible to remove the standard ones? (I especially want to remove Heading 1-4 and Heading 1-4 alternate)
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Followed sites don't appear in “Share with” list

SCENARIO I'm facing a problem about following sites: They are shown in Following section but they don't appear in "Share with" list in Newsfeed. DETAILS I follow 3 sites and on the right I see ...
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Detect if server is up and running after iis reset - powershell / sharepoint

I'm having a warmup script that I want to run after an Update-SPSolution foreach( $file in $solutionsxml.Solutions.Solution) { $filename = $file.name; Write-Host " Updating:" $filename ...
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Export filtered list to Excel in SharePoint 2013

I have a question about Excel export. I saw a bunch of negative answers on that, but not recent ones. In SharePoint 2013, is there still no out of the box solution to export a filtered list in Excel ? ...
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SharePoint 2013 list search box ignoring columns

I have a problem on a 2013 environment. I'm trying to use the list search box to find items in that list, but it doesn't seem to work as expected : it will search most of the columns, except 2 of ...
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Remove a site column from Document Library

I was trying something w.r.t search result templates and I included following Site columns in my document library: 'Target Folder' , 'Target Library' , 'Target Path' Now I am not able to delete / ...
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SharePoint Workflow Error -The given key was not present in the dictionary

I have created a SharePoint 2013 Workflow in Visual Studio 2012. This workflow is activated when a list item is modified. Once the list item modified, the workflow shows as the started. But on ...
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does user profile service application or synchronisation pull in AD details like password and expiry?

We use user profile service application for one way AD sync . we can pull in data like the name email phones etc. I would like to know if there was any way in which we could retrieve the password ...
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Where do i locate ULS Logs for Sharepoint 2013 Farm

I have Medium Size farm with 2 App Server 3 wfe 3 workflow and 1 sql server. 2 app server host central admin, 3 wfe host 5 web applications. I recently encountered error and correlation ID was ...
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Missing Site Columns in NewForm, EditForm, DispForm

I did a list migration on list with zero customization using a third party tool (Metalogix: Content Matrix). After migrating the list, I went to create a new list item, I noticed I was missing site ...
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Columns that are not shared with all Libraries

I have created a new column and would like it to show up in a single library, but when I create it the column shows up in all libraries. So my question is, how do I create columns that will only show ...
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External Sharing - External users are able to share - possible to turn this off?

So we'd like to be able to set up an external site collection and share it with specific external users. However, while testing this I noticed that an external user (with contribute access) is also ...
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How do i make week long recurring calendar events into a single bar?

I am trying to make the recurring events below into 1 long bar instead of 7 individual bars. I have it set up as an all day event occuring for a full week every 3 weeks. Any help would be much ...
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How do i convert a Sharepoint 2010 master page to Sharepoint 2013 master page

What is the best approach to converting a SP 2010 master page into a SP 2013 master page? After performing an upgrade from SP 2010 to 2013, our public facing website lost its style and structure. Also ...
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CSOM - get listitem by file URL

Task Abridgment - Access item attribute from a picture library by picture url. Long - When editing a pagelayout and an image is added to the page, the image's description should be loaded. This is ...
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Unable to Join Farm

I've been trying to join a new server to the farm. I've installed SharePoint 2013 onto the machine and configured it. I've ran all the updates. My first mistake was not allowing mixed authentication ...
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SharePoint Keyword Query Search In SharePoint 2013

I want to get all pages from pages library from search result where page layout name is "abc.aspx". I have tried below code but it is not working. If I simply pass "abc" in querytext then it will get ...
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Sharepoint 2013 integration with Microsoft Exchange Server 2007

I am building a Portal on SharePoint 2013. I want to integrate it with Microsoft Exchange server 2007 to sync Calendar, tasks, contacts and Mailbox. How can I achieve this?
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How to upload columns in the subsites when I upload a document?

I have a siteCollection with 2 subSites. When I upload a document, I have a workflow that upload this document in this 2 subSites. Here is my publishing library url: ...
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Get users Manager using Client API

url: appweburl + "_api/SP.UserProfiles.PeopleManager/GetUserProfilePropertyFor(accountName=@v,propertyName='Manager')?@v='" + seluser + "'", For my SP 2013 app I need to get a users manager and I'm ...
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Get List by “InternalName”

I'm trying to use the SharePoint 2013 JavaScript Object Model to retrieve a List via an internal name equivalent. SPList doesn't have a Name or Internal Name property. It is referred to by the ...
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List fields missing in SharePoint 2013 workflow Activity window properties [Visual Studio 2012]

I am creating a sample workflow project in SharePoint 2013 using Visual Studio 2012. An Announcement based List instance is also created. The workflow is linked to this list. In my Sequence window, i ...
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JavaScript is breaking my theme in SharePoint 2013

I am having an unusual problem. I have a site in SharePoint 2013 I just stood up, and starting to experiment with JavaScript and jQuery. I am using one of the OOTB themes, not ready to monkey around ...
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Sharepoint Apps client side code accessing a façade for all service requests

We're planning to build an web portal exposed in the Internet so users can access information about the government department we work for. This information will be either public news or private ...
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change display style for link column type in content query webpart

I have some questions about content query web part with sharepoint 2013 I use the content query to filter a list. This list has a column type link with some http links. when I display it with the ...
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Sharepoint 2013 List (Parent - Child) using CSOM - Need ECB menu in Parent Tasks

I'm trying to build a feature in SharePoint 2013. Scenario -- I have 2 lists.. List one -> Contain all projects List two -> contain project related tasks. I'm binding custom image on Project ...
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How to Block End Users from running Scripts against my Farm

We have been experiencing issue where users are running Powershell Scripts against our production Farm using Web services, provided site owners access provileges they have. we want to set some sort of ...
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Custom Document Library View Design

Good morning! I'm not very familiar with querying, or any sort of design related matters with SharePoint, so please bear with me. If I have a custom document library, and I want to customize a list ...