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Start a workflow task and assign it with JSOM

I am trying to see if it would be possible to start an Approval or Collect Feedback workflow with JSOM. There is some documentation out there for kicking off a workflow with JSOM: https://msdn....
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SharePoint 2013 - Document Library Access Issues

Our SharePoint sites reflect our company structure, so each department has its own site. Sites are accessible to anyone in that department (contributor level) but some document libraries or folders in ...
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Getting SharePoint to read Apache Solr index

I've a SP 2013 site which I want to read search indexes from Apache Solr (Drupal application). So far I cannot seems to find a way to do it. Any help would be much appreciated. Thanks
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Error handling in ensureuser() method

I have an issue where I am trying to handle the error but could not get it done. here is the code: $UserSPU = "domain\user" $site = Get-SPSite http://siteurl $web = $site.OpenWeb() $user = $web....
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Change the color of a row when Date >= today's date

Note: I am pretty new to SharePoint, so be gentle. We are using SharePoint online, and I have complete control of the site. One of my users would like to have the row change color when a column (...
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Where does seattle.master load main.xsl/internal.xsl

This week I ran into an issue on my internal environment recently after it was 'upgraded' to SharePoint 2013 but also had a custom master page applied(I don't control any of this). I had pages with ...
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The DateTime represented by the string is out of range when using spimport run

We have a site provisioning engine that takes a CMP and imports over the top of a standard ootb sharepoint site. Recently we have been getting a "DateTime represented by the string is out of range" ...
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How safe is ISAPI folder?

We have TMG Fore Front server, we also have active directory authentication, now if I deploy a web services to ISAPI folder... How secure it would be ? E.g. a user can only connect to our site ...
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How to automatically populate a “publish date” to be equal to today date, when selecting an item status to be = “Published”

I have an issue tracking list inside my SharePoint 2013 enterprise server. The issue tracking have these columns:- Item status. In progress, Cancelled, Published Publish Date Duration in months End ...
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Force “Name” field in SP13 Library to be equal to '“Title”

As I understand, SP13 searches documents by document Title. When you upload some document to the library, you have to fill in "Name" and "Title" ( the same field twice). What I want to do is to ...
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Unable to delete WF 2013: “Workflow revision number mismatch”

I can't delete my 2013 workflow. When I try to delete it with SPD, nothing happens. SPD does a refresh but the workflow is not deleted. When I try it directly in SharePoint, I get an error: "...
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SharePoint WCF service and automaticFormatSelectionEnabled attribute

I am creating SharePoint 2013 Custom WCF service according to this manual: http://social.technet.microsoft.com/wiki/contents/articles/24194.sharepoint-2013-create-a-custom-wcf-rest-service-hosted-in-...
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Moving Custom solutions in SP 2010 to new SP 2013 Farm

How can we successfully deploy/move all custom solutions (custom visual web parts, event receivers, custom workflows, Administrative Full-Trust InfoPath forms, etc.) developed for SharePoint 2010 to ...
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SharePoint 2013 moving data to another server

I have SharePoint 2013 Enterprise version. It is installed from last 3 years. Topology as below SQL01 (Clustered) SQL02 (Clustered) FE01 (load balance) FE02 (load balance) APP01 APP02 Now I got ...
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Content types not updating

I have published new content types from the hub (including templates). Some libraries in one site have the new template and some do not. Also I have an Excel CT with template published and deployed ...
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SearchServiceApplication::GetQueryHealthMonitoringSettings--Exception: System.NullReferenceException

In a sharepoint 2013 farm i found below error in uls logs and unable to delete Search Administration Web Service Application and search service application status is stopped ...
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Dynamically build url to documentset homepage

I have some methods using CSOM that are being called form an external program. In one of these methods I check if a document set exists on a certain location, and if it does I want to return the url ...
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Upload static WebSite to RootFolder of a Site

I've recently noticed, that it is possible to host static web sites inside a sites (SPWebs) root folder, by uploading it using WebDAV. It seems to be working as expected (regarding permission checks, ...
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MY Site creation feature to be disabled

I have a SharePoint 2013 on premise environment consisting of site collections and Mysites. Now customer want that users should not be able to create My sites in the environment and so I went and ...
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Make “New Folder” command available missing in List settings

I got tasked to create folders in a discussion board list library in SharePoint 2013. I noticed that the option to make a new folder was grayed out, so I went to the list settings >> advanced settings ...
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what is the maximum size limit for a sharepoint content database when it configured with RBS

what is the maximum size limit for a sharepoint content database when it configured with RBS . i mean max limit for content database .mdf file and rbs san / nas folder
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Update All instance of DispositionAuthority SharePoint Group in Site Collection

We have a main site collection with 300+ sub-sites, and need to figure out how to loop through all instances of the 'DispositionAuthority' SharePoint group and add users to this SharePoint Group, so ...
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Search query troubleshooting

I am using this query to display the sites that a user has access to in a search web part query. contentclass:STS_Site Path:{Site.Url}* Site<>{Site.Url} One site is not showing despite the ...
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lists that dont have lists in the url

I've noticed that some lists on our 2013 don't come under lists when using site contents. bit confusing so an example should make it clearer I have a custom list called projectgate and the URL is ...
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Can we serve diffrent SharePoint Pages Based on their Logins

I want to Create a site where i am trying to build a landing page. On this page if user logs in with AD account it would serve a page with left hand navigation based on what ad group they are part of. ...
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Collapsible (accordion) Quick Launch in SharePoint 2013

We have a SharePoint site within a site collection. That site has a couple of items in the left navigation, e.g. * Projects * Employees * Tasks Is there a way, that if I click on Projects, the ...
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Direct Linking with parameters

We have a provider hosted app which uses Angular-Routing. So valid URLs look like this: https://app.sharepoint.com/sites/company/app/#!company/users/12/name This works fine while within our ...
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Avoid generating empty listitem versions

In our SharePoint farm there are some lists with the listitem versioning feature activated. It works great, but it creates also a new version if a user saves without editing any fields. I know that ...
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How can I delete a list item with a workflow without it skipping the Recycle Bin? [SPO]

I created a very simple 2013 List Workflow in my SPO site using the designer. It does 3 things: "Delete item in Current Item" then Email "my email" Go to "End of Workflow" It deletes the item, ...
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How do I know which Columns are safe to delete because they are used by a removed content type?

This list used to have content types (A & B). We have now deleted all list items that were content type B. I have turned off Management of content types. Columns for content type B still appear in ...
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FBA : Force windows authentication prompt

I've been asking this request, but I can't seem to find a relevant answer... I need to implement a custom sign-in page for external users and internal users (SharePoint 2013). I enabled and ...
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How to hide ribbon row for non-admin users?

I have removed ribbonrow for nonadmin users using the following Code: Sharepoint:SPSecurityTrimmedControl ID="SPSecurityTrimmedControl2" runat="server" PermissionsString="ManageWeb"> <script ...
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best appraoch to modify a site collection url inside sharepoint 2013

I have a site collection (of type enterprise KB) under the following URL http//servername/customer/questions where the customer is a wildcard managed path. now I want to change the site collection URL ...
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How to show most viewed pages for current logged in user?

I have one requirement in which I have to show most viewed pages by current logged in user in descending manner. I have checked using SharePoint 2013 search query as suggested in below link. http://...
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Retrieve list item created by current user in content editor in SharePoint 2013 [duplicate]

I want to show SPModal Dialog which contains a new item creation form to the user on the page intranet home page if user is not create or submit any items in that list. I tried but I am getting error ...
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Change list column size to have only one line for each element

I have a list where some field take many line As you see, some fields (ex, "Titre") take many line (here 5). How can I increase the size of the column width to make it on only one line for each ...
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How to include buttons in SharePoint list view?

I have a list in which I want to easily and quickly get an entry time and an exit time, so the best solution would be to have, for each item already created, two buttons. When clicking on it, it ...
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Redirect to another URL after submitting a form - Mobile version

I have used the Source querystring (http:///Lists/Test/NewItem.aspx?Source=http:///SitePages/Thankyou.aspx) parameter to redirect users to a specific page after submitting a new item. This is ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Document Library: Not reflecting Column order from content hub

In a document library where we have content types for one of the content types we have changed the order of the columns via the content hub settings: We republished this content type. When we add ...
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Hiding CWP ghost div

I have DispForm.aspx, where are many hidden content webparts with CSS and javascript connections(codes). When i open this Dispform.aspx in ModalDialog, I recieve blank space at the bottom of ...
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Disable Edit WebPart and/or Snippet link in a Script Editor Web Part on SharePoint Page?

I know it can be done with client side coding, but maybe there is a built in way to do this in SharePoint 2013. I have a web part I share with other sites, but do not want site administrators seeing ...
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Site Architecture - Project Management Portal - One Site or Subsites?

I am a new SharePoint Admin working for the local county IT department. We would appreciate some guidance on architecting a comprehensive project management platform in SharePoint 2013 On-Premise. ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Client Side Rich Text Editor saving troubles

I'm trying to get a rich text field from the DOM and save it via javascript and its Sharepoint Client Context.I have an XSL form that creates a Sharepoint Form Field with a structure that's something ...
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How do I get Subfolder custom properties using GetFolderByServerRelativeUrl REST call

I am using SharePoint 2013 trying to query a document libraries' contents - along with custom properties that I've added. The endpoint I'm using is: http://contoso.com/_api/Web/...
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$expand field on a different site

I'm performing a rest call against a list on our subsite, but I can't expand one of the columns. The column is a lookup site column that gets it's value from a list at the root site level. http://...
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WF #1 kick-off WF#2 SharePoint Designer 2013 Cloud

I read about the issue that a System Account cannot kick-off a workflow. I tried adding another Admin account and re-publishing the workflows, but that didn't work for me. I have been using my own ...
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Copying sites / site collections with workflows

I have copied a site in order to create a test environment of it in a different web application. The process has finalized without no issues and all the lists, documents, and items are there. ...
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SPUtility not working on Custom edit Form

I have created new Custom Edit Form for one of my List and trying to set Value using SPUtility.js. I am constantly getting error Unable to get a SPField named Title(Field Name) But same piece ...
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Manage external websites through SharePoint 2013

I have many HTML & ASPX sites hosted on IIS. I want centralized solution to manage those sites so I have selected SharePoint 2013 as platform. I do have ASP.NET application which handles all the ...
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How to highlight hyperlink to SP custom list when new item appears in that list?

I created a hyperlink in SharePoint 2013 webpart area which redirects to custom list in SharePoint. That custom list will contain some announcements for SharePoint users. I need a solution to ...