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How to Share Multiple Documents in Sharepoint 2013 Enterprise

How to share multiple documents from document Library?
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Alternative approaches to designing workflows for simple approval process in SharePoint

I have to develop a simple document approval workflow in my SP 2013 on-premises site collection. Instead of going with designer workflow, visual studio sequential workflow,can i implement this ...
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Button color - user defined on list item creation

I have created a SharePoint 2013 list and added items to it. These items are used in a carousel and displayed on the homepage. I also have a title, text and a button. On the frontend side I use ...
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Use client-side people picker in New/Edit form

We have an on-prem SP 2013. We have custom new and edit forms for some specific content types. The out of the box new/edit forms have the "good" client-side people picker, but as soon as we create ...
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SharePoint 2013 Site Redirect

I have a request that if user types SharePoint in the browser it should take them to our SharePoint Landing page say http://sharepoint.com which is basically the root site. Do i need to make an alias ...
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List View web part missing for one user

After spending some time searching for this with no luck, I decided to post incase other are looking... SharePoint 2013. Custom List, nothing special... One user navigates to a page with a list view ...
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SP2013 Datasheet View Webpart

Have an SP2013 site that contains lists and pages with web parts that link to this list. One of the pages contains a Datasheet View what is used for a quick change in a particular field to kick off a ...
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Is there a way to hide the HTML tags in quick edit view for 2013 lists

Is there a way to hide the HTML tags that appear when the quick edit view is being using in a sharepoint 2013 list? Example: http://imgur.com/VRdOOhR I saw a few things online that mentioned editing ...
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How to get inline attachments in SPEmailMessage

I tried to build an EmailEventReceiver in SharePoint2013 onpremise to handle Mails to a custom list. It works like expected. But in the UAT I found out, that there could be mailmessages which contain ...
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Maximum number of views per document library in SharePoint 2013

What is the maximum number of views we can create per document library? it was limited to 50 views in 2010 but I want to know the limit for SharePoint 2013.
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Customized Home page for each user in SharePoint 2013

I have an urgent requirement in which there should be Customized Home page for each user in SharePoint 2013. In home page there will a web part zone with a drop down list with web part's name. If ...
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How to get item id from a list view webpart

I have a calculated column with html button where i am calling the java script. On this button click i want to get the ID of the share point list item. I dont want to use desiner workflows to copy ...
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Need suggestions to attach JavaScript function to SharePoint search button click

I need to attached custom JavaScript function to SharePoint 2013 search button click. When user enter some text in search box and click search button or click "Enter" key, my custom JavaScript should ...
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Email Not Sending In Loop Condition

I have a Designer 2013 WF logic displayed below: The purpose is to send an email every time the condition is met. The Requirement: To send a daily email reminder after Submitted Date + 14 days ...
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Calling 2013 Designer Workflow from a 2013 Designer Workflow

I noticed that we cannot call a 2013 designer WF from within a 2013 designer WF. Can a workflow be called using rest api. If so are there any examples on how to do it?
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Usage of REST API within WebMethods

I am creating Sharepoint 2013 integration code utilizing webMethods 9.7 via direct http calls to our internal Sharepoint farm. I have created services to post and get documents within different ...
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How to change database server for sharepoint farm?

I have a SharePoint farm with multiple content DBS, but I will shutdown database server because we need to use a different one. I realized the people who installed this didn't use SQL alias. I know ...
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SharePoint Online : Publishing Pages : problems with Ribbon and Page Content Field

I've got a big problem with Publishing Pages : On a Site Collection, a "publication portal" type. On every site which is a Publication site, in the Pages Library, i have got two different bugs in ...
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masterpage deployment package

I have got masterpage and css related to it given by our designer. I want to create master page package programmatically. I have created feature for it and added event reciever to it. But i dont know ...
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Example DataService (with EF) in SP2013

Does anyone have a good example how to create a (WCF) dataservice in SharePoint 2013, WITH the use of Entity Framework? I need to be able to retrieve the SPContext also, so I guess this will be a ...
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Boolean Search in SharePoint 2013

In SharePoint 2010, there was Advanced Search web part in which you can use Boolean operations like And Or etc to get the relevant results. However in 2013, that web part was removed. So would like ...
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Set Content Search Webpart to 1st result page

I'm using IssueQuery() in my JS to refresh the results of my CSWP. The problem here is that if I chose second page and then use the same method, the results are not displayed on first page and are ...
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SharePoint 2013 - User cannot edit documents on their computer, log on to mine and they can (they have correct permissions)?

I have a user who is trying to access MS Office 2013 files in SharePoint, this user has all the permissions necessary to edit the documents but when they open the files it says read only and when they ...
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How to change the font of column name

Is there a way for me to change the font size/ family for a particular column name for Default New Form web part. (jquery/ SPD) Like the following image (diff from default style) Thanks!
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SharePoint 2013: Discussion Board reply Alerts

I'm wondering if there is a way to set up an alert that lets me know if someone has added a reply to one MY posts on a discussion board. I can set alerts for the discussion board in general (new item ...
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sp2013 hosted in azue, authenticate against on premises ADFS

We are looking at deploying sp2013 web app, host in Azure. We would like to authenticate the users of this app using our premises ADFS server. Can anyone please point me to an article/guide ...
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Loading and running the event receiver class X from assembly Y failed. Could not load file or assembly '3rdParty.dll' or one of its dependencies.

I am trying deploy an event receiver that references a 3rd party dll. I have tried manually deploy the dll to GAC and include it in the Package of the solution to no avail. I keep getting the error ...
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Can the SPFileCollection.Add method check if I file has changed?

I'm using the sharepoint powershell cmdlets to upload files to a document library like so: # Set the variables $WebURL = “http://portal.contoso.com/sites/stuff” $DocLibName = “Docs” $FilePath = ...
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Pop up boxes in SharePoint 2013

I need to create pop up boxes linked to images on a SharePoint page. The pop up needs to contain text which is further information on the image. When the user clicks on the image the pop up box needs ...
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Upload a document to a library with PowerShell

I have a standalone 2013 SharePoint installed on a Win2012R2 which I am playing with. When I click "Home" in the navigation this is my URL http://winsrv01/_layouts/15/start.aspx#/ I created a new ...
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SPContext.Current is null in application page

I created a simple SharePoint solution and added one application page, in code behind I am not able to access SPContext.Current because it is returning null see below code using System; using ...
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SharePoint 2013 document library: download several files at once?

We are working with SharePoint 2013. Is it possible in a Document Library in the List view to download several (selected) files at once? I did not find a corresponding button or control in the ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Multiple domains in People picker

We have a farm that's setup on Domain A and it has trust to Domain B. By default we can find the users for Domain A in the People Picker, but we would like to add the users for Domain B as well in the ...
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Content search query WP multiple sites

I am using the below query to show a particular CT from a sub site of this site. In the same space I want to show results from another site in the collection. Is this possible? path:{Site.URL} ...
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CSOM - How to rename a Document library

Is there a way in CSOM wherein I can rename document library using CSOM like we do in SPD(renaming the root folder)? I tried several ways e.g updateTitle,FileLeafRef. Also tried to rename a folder ...
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Logged as another user

UPDATE : I've totally disabled the Distributed Cache, however, the problem is still there. For the record, I've applied CU7 for AppFabric as well as SharePoint 2013 Server March '13 CU. No luck so ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Custom Timer Job prevent concurrent instances

I have a timer job that runs every minute. The timer job needs to do some processing and it may take more than a minute. I don't want the job to get triggered if previous instance is still running. ...
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Physical path of service

Does anyone know what the physical path is of the data services in SharePoint 2013? For example for this one and/or where to find the code behind of that services? ...
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Mail body is not updating after changing Assigned To in Workflow Task (SharePoint 2013)

For some reason, sometime I need to change the Assigned To of a task. So I am editing the task item and saving it. So the new Assigned To is getting an email. Now the problem is lookup values ...
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PowerShell Script to assign Default Content (folders/files) to SP 2013 Document Set Content Type

I am using SharePoint 2013 on premises to build an application which utilizes a Document Set Content Type. I have used the GUI to: Create Site Columns for the website; Create a Document Set ...
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Link to OneNote Notebook from SharePoint List

Is there a way to add a link in a SharePoint list item, that refers to a certain section or page, or even better, a document embedded on a page, in a OneNote notebook that resides in a document ...
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What does “You cannot use this method on a domain controller or in a workgroup environment”

I want to install the stand alone sharepoint 2013 version to do some testing. But the docs say "You cannot use this method on a domain controller or in a workgroup environment"- What does that mean? ...
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SharePoint 2013 Workflow, Creating an Item with REST, and Declarative Workflows

Last week, I asked a question about looping over a managed metadata field in order to build the necessary web service endpoint so that I could create a list item somewhere else based on seelctions in ...
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How to create link to another list within Start a Task Process

I have a WF in List A with 2 logics. The first is to Create an Item in List B (for other purposes). After Create an Item has finished, the 2nd logic will Start a Task Process for Admins. My question ...
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Display Common Metadata Tags as Webpart

Looking to create a "common tags" pane on a homepage in SP2013 based on metadata but struggling to find a clean efficient way to do so. Found an MSDN guide on getting the term stores using a Taxonomy ...
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Other ways to display tabular data?

Right now I'm just using an Excel web part but it's a bit cluttered. I just need a simple way to store points of data similar to what you see below. obviously I don't need all the extraneous ...
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Error while crawling LOB contents SharePoint BDC

I have configured BDC in SharePoint. I am able to get data in my external list. I need this data in search too. So I created another content source for BDC. Now when I crawl this content source, it ...
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How to set “Share List Items Across All Meetings” programmatically

I am currently working with on a provisioning solution which involve Meeting templates. I want to programmatically turn on the "Share List Items Across All Meetings" option on a few custom lists of ...
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SP13: Form Column Permissions

Is there a way using SharePoint 2013 to allow ALL users to see the column, but only allow other individuals to be able to make edits. I know that I can change the permissions to "view only". But ...
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Document attachment link not saved in site microfeed

I have a customer intranet running on-prem SharePoint 2013 (June '14 CU) and we've encountered issues with some users losing the media links from their posts to site feed. When they post entries with ...