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Getting wrong PageLayouts from site with variations

I have a site in 2013 with two variations: de-de and en-us. On feature activation, I try to get list of Available Page Layouts using following code: using (SPSite site = new SPSite(siteUrl)) ...
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Metadata navigation and Search reads from different sources, inside my parent site collection

I have an enterprise Wiki site collection, and it have 5 sub sites under it. Currently I found these two points:- When I am at the Site collection parent site, and I search for certain word, then ...
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Using user profiles in hybrid SharePoint 2013 scenario

I'm facing a challenge at a customer hybrid SharePoint 2013 project. The thing is that we have a on premise SharePoint 2013 site with custom webparts and custom code which show content based on ...
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How to get groups and their roles/permissions on each individual subsite, without including groups from child elements (such as libraries)?

Using CSOM and C#, how can I get the groups that have permissions on a site along with their roles, given that I have the name of the subsite? Language might be a barrier here, and I tend to explain ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Service Pack 1: Language Pack is missing

Today I wanted to update my SharePoint 2013 with SP 1. I´m using 2 WFE with SharePoint 2013 English and a German Language Pack. The Language Pack is installed on both SharePoint Server. My ...
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Set DateTime (utc) to listitem (CSOM, SP2013)

How to set UTC timezone to a listitem's DateTime field without executing query each time? This would be slow for many datetime fields and items: var utc = DateTime.UtcNow; var localTime = ...
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Autopopulate form fields based on selection in people picker column using JavaScript

I have a custom list where user fills out profiles of others. There is a People picker column for "Name of employee" and when the user selects the person(people picker) in the form, other details ...
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Permission Denied JavaScript Error

I am attempting to place page viewer web parts on one of my firm's intranet SharePoint sites. For some reason, the page that is loaded through the web part won't function properly. The page itself ...
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How do I archive/delete certain items from a list?

I am new at SharePoint and have been asked to delete items that meet a certain criteria from a list. How do I do that? Is there a way that they can be archived and not deleted (gone forever)? We are ...
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SP2013 - Tasks updating automatically. Can't figure out why

So we have a homegrown IT request system built off of out-of-the-box lists and SPD workflows. The idea is that a user submits an IT request (request list), a workflow (on the request lists) gets ...
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Pages render differently according to user

pages render differently according to the user. I have even given to a second user full control and ownership of the site. Still pages are wrongly rendered . I notice for example that calendar ...
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Workflow to send E-mail when a list item is updated

I am trying to create a workflow for a list where in if one of the current items value is modified a E-mail should go to the person who has create a list item. below is what I have tried. Please ...
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Sharepoint 2013 App Restrict File extension

I am using an App on my site that is kind of a list and allow you to select a file. Is there a way to restrict the file extension that the user can select? Can I do a receiver(event handler) to ...
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how to checkin all checked out files via powershell?

We have in our environment installed Gary LaPointe powershell cmdlets and I found this script Get-SPCheckedOutFiles which returns all checkedout files, now I need to forcely check them in, not ...
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Is it possible to run single workflow instance for multiple item?

I have created a SharePoint Designer 2010 approval workflow and I am starting this workflow on item created. Now when I am adding multiple items it is starting workflow for each item but I want to ...
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SharePoint 2013 background image compression

I've seen on a different post that its possible to change the px link here size of the background image but seems by default SP2013 will compress the image and make it 1024x768, the question is, can ...
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Confirmation Page / Custom List

This question is regard to SharePoint Online 2013. I know that there has got to be a tutorial out there but for some reason my google searches have become fruitless. I have a teamsite setup and I ...
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SharePoint 2013: No Code Solution for Modal Dialog on All Task Lists in Site

SharePoint 2013 - I'm looking for a no code solution which I could apply to a top level site which would allow the List Form Modal Dialog popups to be turned on by default for all Task list in any ...
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Viewing Notes on the Noteboard in Sharepoint 2013

Is there a setting that needs to be changed so I see notes from other users on documents/folders in the SharePoint 2013 Tag/Notes Note-board? I am selecting the document that I know someone else has ...
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SharePoint 2013 getting all webs in a given site collection including root web using JSOM

Using JSOM I am trying to get the collection of all the webs(sub-sites) including the root web of a given site collection and display there title. Below is the code snippet. But it throws error ...
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Master Page Format Change

I am taking the plunge to change a master page format. I am wanting for the text to appear in the middle of the page with a frame around the text. Question. Does anyone know on how this can be done? ...
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SP13: Calendar Conflict Check

I am working in SharePoint 2013 and seeking a way to add a calendar conflict check therefore end-users can not enter events into the calendar that will overlap with another event. For instance, if ...
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Sharepoint list views are very slow after SP1, depending on user on web application policy

We installed SP1 this weekend, after all user complain about a site collection which is very slow. We were able to isolate the problem to permissions which is very weird. If somebody is farm admin, ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Display a Disclaimer or Terms of Service when creating MySite

We need to Display some Kind of disclaimer / Terms of usage when a user initially creates his mysite. Best solution would be to Display a Website with a "Yes" / "No" choice... Clicking "Yes" would ...
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Login from external application

Before we had WSS 3.0 with Forms Based Authentication and logging in from external application was as easy as creating cookie in the same domain and sharing machine keys between SharePoint application ...
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In Sharepoint 2013 community, cancelling reply causing issue

I use SharePoint 2013! When I try to edit the reply in the discussion list in community page,I am able to edit and save it. Whereas, when I edit the reply and cancel it without saving it, I am not ...
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How to call (_vti_bin) SOAP web service in SharePoint Online 2013 from dot net web application

I m trying to hit SP Online asmx web services and update a list item. I have the code below which I m trying to run. /*Declare and initialize a variable for the Lists Web service.*/ ...
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Unable to create new web application

When I try to create a new web application, it just shows message as 'This should'nt take too long'.. Then, after a while it will show message as Request Timed Out. Sometimes it will show 'this page ...
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batch substitution of URLs in pages

I am working on SharePoint 2013 in a wiki library. I have hundreds of articles in there, and many of them have links to our old web server. I will migrate to a new web server soon, which will in this ...
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Connected web parts - Visio Web Drawer and Page Viewer - using shape data

Layout of the page Visio web access with a visio file that contains boxes with shape data Page viewer I want to connect those two web part using connected webparts and shape data. If I click ...
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SP2013 Last modified date wrong in search results - day and month are inverted

We have a problem with the search results "Last modified Date". So if i take a look at the document and look at the last modified document i see "06/10/2014". This is correct cause the ...
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Do I have a future career as a SharePoint developer? [closed]

I'm a recent graduate with a BS in Business Administration/Management Information Systems. I've been working as an intern in corporate IT for a large company for the past year. I started with basic ...
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SharePoint2013 Taxonomy get all child term of a specific parent term using JSOM

By specifying the term set guid we can get all the terms, but the term sets can have multiple levels. So how can I get all the child terms of a specific parent term in a term set? Because a term set ...
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Can I reuse AD accounts set as SharePoint service accounts in other instances of SharePoint?

I'm currently installing a SharePoint 2013 Farm using an AD domain that currently already has a totally separate SharePoint installation. I was just curious if i could reuse the service accounts ...
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Custom search with options to include other sources

I'm wondering if I can create a no-code solution to where I could add a few checkboxes to my search center to allow users to include other, off-farm data sources. I'd like them to be able to select ...
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SP 2013 and InfoPath 2013

Must you have InfoPath 2013 to use it to customize list forms on SharePoint 2013? I'm using InfoPath 2010 with SP 2013. When I click customize form, I get the browser going to a funky website address ...
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Community site error

After installing SharePoint 2013 Foundation, fully patch it and installed pt-br language pack, I can't create a site collection from the "Community" site template. I get an error stating that: ...
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User Customized Links List

I have a list of links that I want each of my users to be able to customize in several ways: There will be a "master" list of links which are security trimmed by groups Users should be able to ...
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SharePoint 2013 reading data from multiple document libraries from multiple subsites in one site collection

I have multiple subsites in single site collection. All of these subsites have document library with same name. So is it possible using JSOM to read data from multiple document libraries with same ...
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Excel web app 2013 title field disapearing

We have a document library that users will be using office web apps to edit. When using Word or PowerPoint, everything works fine. When they use Excel, it gets weird. When they edit a document, ...
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Sharepoint Authentication (Windows and Forms) - User Mismatch

I've been doing some testing in sharepoint 2013 and I have come accross a rather annoying situation regarding the authentication. I have both windows authentication and forms authentication working. ...
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How to categorize documents in sharepoint

I am switching from Lotus Notes into sharepoint, but I find it hard to access the data that I want easily. I am currently using documents application on sharepoint. The only options it offers are ...
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Open a sharepoint document from list item

I have created a list with SharePoint. In this list, i have a column named "Link" which contains a link to a document from my SharePoint library. I want to open this document in edit mode, but now ...
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Sharepoint 2013 App Only Token

I am making a Provider-Hosted Sharepoint 2013 app in PHP. I have successfully authenticated with OAuth and can make requests on behalf of a user but I am struggling to figure out how to make requests ...
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Sub links invisible in quick-launch menu of a custom master page

I am using a Quick-launch menu with structural navigation in SharePoint 2013. Sublinks are visible in the Seattle master page but they don't show up in my master page. What could be wrong?
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Sharepoint 2013 eLerning

Do you know any eLerning extension for Sharepoint? Could you give me name for them. How much they cost? Do you know any free one which will work with SharePoint 2013?
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How to create your own approval custom workflow in spd 2013?

I am using sp 2013. I would like to create some custom workflow in spdesigner. In this workflow I would like to create a task to userA. userA is a "sharepoint user/group column" After userA has ...
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How to programmatically get all groups that have permissions on site?

I found this question and that person was asking how to get all the groups from a site, but instead he already has code that returns groups that have permissions on the site. And that is what I am ...
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Cannot share list item in SharePoint 2013

I'm very new to SharePoint and trying SP2013. I'm able to share a document in Document library using the ellipses ... from the UI. However I expected the same with list items which is not available. ...
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Unable to filter view using query string parameter

I have two lists one is tasks list and the other is document library. In Tasks list I have created one lookup column of the document library i.e. document is shown with tasks. I have created view ...