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Search with no results - can I display a custom text/message?

If a SharePoint 2013 Search does have no results, the following text is displayed: Preference for results in English - Choose your search language. Nothing here matches your search ...
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does Query.Timeout override MaxQueryTimeout?

When setting Timeout on a KeywordQuery, does this override MaxQueryTimeout on the SearchServiceApplication? I.e. does it make sense to do KeywordQuery query = new KeywordQuery(site); ...
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How Get SAP web services data into SharePoint list 2013 [duplicate]

I have a SAP web service like -http://orbex.orbexgroup.com:8010/sap/bc/srt/wsdl/flv_10002P111AD1/sdef_url/VENDOR_MASTER?sap-client=196 I want to get data from that web service and have to store data ...
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Group Management “Custom Site template”

When I create a subsite on root and I select a custom template (generate with save as template), all the group of custom template is added to my new subsite. If you don't understand, here is my ...
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retreive SiteCollection Secondary Administrator using CSOM

I am unable to retrieve "secondarycontact" value from Site object. I am using client dll v16.0.4002.1211 against SharePoint 2013. my code is here : ClientContext context = new ClientContext(siteUrl); ...
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Is there any way to stop the Upgrade-SPSite as it is taking long time to complete?

Can i stop Upgrade-SPSite process as it is taking long time to execute and got stuck. The upgrade log file is not getting updated. Thanks in advance!!
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Create dashboards/reports using Standard Edition SP 2013

How to create dashboards / reports when we dont have enterprise edition of SP 2013? Currently my customer don't have ECAL.They have license of Standard edition of SP 2013 only.But they want me to ...
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Issue with SharePoint 2013 Upgrade

I am facing issue with SharePoint 2013 site upgrade. Scenario is follows: I took backup of database from 2010 environment Attached it to 2013 web application Now the site was accessible in ...
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Blog post in SharePoint 2013 [duplicate]

When I save a post as a draft and then edit it, my changes are shown on the alert but the text that was deleted and/or edited is also shown as stricken. How can I avoid the stricken text to be shown, ...
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if i want to free some space on my Dev machine can i shrink the WSS Logging database

I am working on my Dev machine, and i am running out of space, now i check the WSS Logging database and i find that it have 34% of its size as a free space :- so are there any harm if i shrink it ? ...
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Include non-documents in a document library

Our department works on training. We are trying to put together all of our materials into SharePoint. A document library works well for job-aids, training manuals, links to websites, etc. All things ...
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Stuck on SharePoint 2013 variations

So I've setup a few variations and I have a test English, Spanish and Arabic site setup. Still in the process of wrapping my head around the concept of variations I've gotten to this screen on the ...
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SiteCollection not available after the DB was moved into a different volume/drive by DB Admin

I ran the below command to create a NewSiteCollection and new DB for Legal Team Add-PSSnapIn Microsoft.SharePoint.PowerShell -ErrorAction SilentlyContinue; New-SPContentDatabase ...
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Restore a Content Database from spbr0000 using Powershell

I have took a backup of our live content database using the following command:- Backup-SPFarm -Directory \\servername\f -BackupMethod Full -Item WSS_Content_ea05******15e8 -Verbose which ...
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SharePoint 2013 Licenses - Definition of “External User”

I understand an "external user" does not require license cals but I seem to be reading conflicting things on what constitutes external users. What is the definition of an external user? A person ...
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unable to backup our sharepoint content database “Backup Database is terminating abnormally”

I want to backup our live Content Database, now i went to "Central aministration>>Backup>>perform backup",, but i could it find our content database. so i try running the following command on the ...
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Active Directory Import and it “not supporting” Business Connectivity Services Import

I'm in the process of setting up a new SharePoint farm. We only really need one way import for Active Directory so I've been thinking we'll go with simplified Active Directory Import... however... of ...
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SharePoint Apps - Failed pre-requisite

Having gone thru the process of installing Apps, I seem to be stuck with some sort of missing pre-requisite that I cant get my head around. I have installed and configured App's, I can browse the ...
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Different permissions on a list depending on the operation source

Is it possible to have a permission group that grants you, say, full control, on a list via rest operation but when you access it via the ui, youll have only view permissions.
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How to apply font style to entire sharepoint site text?

I want to apply common font style to entire text of SharePoint 2013 site. Is any easy way for that?
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Is there a way to know if a Sharepoint 2013 farm was upgraded from earlier versions

We are working on a new project with one of our customers, and they have on-premise SharePoint server 2013 with SP1 and January 2016 cumulative update installed. But i am trying to know the history of ...
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Change width of item in 2013 form

For the life of me, I cannot figure out how to change the width of items in a table in a 2013 form. Working on a copy of the NewItem.aspx, all the items are 190px(item name) and 400px for the actual ...
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SP 2013: Add Recycle Bin link to Quick Launch

Background One of our clients has made the shift from SharePoint 2010 and SharePoint 2013. They pointed out that there is no longer a link to the Recycle Bin in the Quick Launch (Site Contents is ...
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What is the Best Practise to use the managed service accounts and service accounts for staging environment?

For preparing staging environment for sharepoint 2013 what is the best practise to create managed service accounts and service accounts. Do i keep Same Managed accounts that i currently i am using ...
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how i can fix the Health Analyzer's Configuration problem “Missing server side dependencies”

I am working on SharePoint server 2013 enterprise , and i run the Health Analyzer, but i got this error "Missing server side dependencies" as shown below:- and here is the full description of the ...
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SharePoint 2013 Top Navigation Snippet Not Showing Publishing Pages

I am developing custom SharePoint MasterPage page. The issue is that Top Navigation snippet does not show publishing pages links in my custom MasterPage whereas default Seattle master page does shows ...
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update list from another list using ECMA/client object model?

I have eleven lists list1,list2,..list10.and listDup Now i want to update ListDup's SID column based on List1's SID . when the time of adding item in List1(List2,List3,..List10) i have to check sid ...
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Is there a way to allow the public to view a document library?

I was wondering if there is a way, as a small business, to share your public records with the entire public, meaning that anyone can read/download them without logging in. More specifically I have an ...
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How do Libraries Decide Which Page Types can be Create

I have two types of Libraries. When I create a new page, the first type only lets me choose Article and Wiki Layouts. The second only lets me choose Web Part Page layouts. My questions are: Are ...
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SharePoint Deletes the Left Nav on Web Part Pages

I have two Webs Alpha and Beta. On both, "Current Navigation" is set to "Structural Navigation: Display only the navigation items below the current site". On both, Article Pages show the Left ...
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Export to CSV and format in a table

I am using this code but I would like to view in a table and export as a CSV but all my attempts have failed. Where does the code go? $siteUrl = "URL" $site = Get-SPSite $siteUrl ...
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Conflict Content Databases names inside my sharepoint farm

I am using SharePoint server 2013, and i am facing problems on understanding how to manage my SharePoint content databases:- currently i have a single content database, with name = ...
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Permissions deleted in broken inheritance

I´m struggeling a bit with a concept I recently discovered in our own SharePoint 2013. We have a website with unique permissions and a document library in this site with broken inheritance and ...
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Using Author in CAML Join

I'm trying to join my list and the users joining by the author (in a related element listview - XsltListViewWebPart): <Query> <Where> <Eq> ...
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Add-in web (app web) authentication using credentials from Trusted identity provider

I have set up a SharePoint web application with custom Trusted identity provider: I have built provider hosted add-in (app) and successfully deployed it to a site within aforementioned web ...
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How to get the current time in a SharePoint 2013 workflow?

I have two SP2013 workflows that I built in SP Designer. They both do pretty much the same thing, but for different fields. In both of them I set a DateTime workflow variable to Today. One of them ...
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Size of audit logs site collection

I have recently enabled the site audit feature. The logs are trimmed automatically after 30 days. How can I check how much room this taking up? Where is the info stored?
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Using JSLink with Document Set Contents web part

I'm following this tutorial on how to use JS Link to do some custom formatting to my list views. And it is working well. However when I go into my document sets the contents of the document set are ...
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SharePoint 2013 List Box view customize web part display

I am referencing a list in a web part on a SharePoint page. In that web part I am using the "Boxed" view. However, I would like to customize the way that box looks a bit. Some examples would be to ...
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How to remove a user completely from a SharePoint 2013 site collection?

When i tried to remove a user completely from a site collection(Went to Site Groups--> groupId=0 and removed the user), the user got deleted from all the groups but he is still possessing permissions ...
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How to know the number of AD Users or Sharepoint Users from Outside the servers

I have a weird requirement, I am currently working for a hosting company, and we have built some sharepoint 2 tier farms. Basically we want to sell these sharepoint images(installations) as a ...
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An unexpected error has occurred. when creating a new site collection

I am working on SharePoint server 2013, and i created a new web application, then i try to create a new site collection at the root of the web application, and i chose the Team Site template.. now ...
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Specifying my disaster recovery and backup policy for sharepoint 2013

I have the following inside our live server:- we have SharePoint server 2013 with enterprise license. the SharePoint is installed inside windows server 2008 R2. we have our sql server 2008 R2 ...
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Create calculated field in Visual Studio Community 2015

I need some help creating a calculated field which includes div styles in the formula. I created a list as part of a project in Visual Studio and now I'm creating all the necessary columns including ...
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The search service is not able to connect to the machine that hosts the administration component

I have configured SharePoint Foundation 2013 farm and created Search Service Application through the Central Administration Configuration Wizard by deleting the previous created Search Service ...
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this.get_context is not a function in PeopleManager

I already have read this and this post, but it didn't solve my problem. Every call on my PeopleManager throws the error Uncaught TypeError: this.get_context is not a function(…). Code: ...
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How to retrieve all folders in a document library using java script or spservices

I have created one document library,in that library i created some folders. How can i retrieve all folders in a particular doc lib using java script.Any ideas?
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Workflow fails to write REST call to Workflow History as log

I am trying to start a workflow from a Sharepoint Designer 2013 workflow via the REST API, and am logging to the Workflow History list in order to debug it. Trying to log the following string, ...
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AJAX/Rest only returning 100 items instead of full list

On an onchange event on a select box (filtered lookup column where the value is the item ID) i make an AJAX call to auto fill certain fields on a form. This works great except for it only returns 100 ...
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Set alternate languages with JSOM

I am creating SharePoint 2013 sites using JavaScript (JSOM). I want to set alternate languages (languages already installed in farm) with JSOM, is it possible?