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How can a user sync all document libraries in their team site to OneDrive?

I have a team of business users that are most comfortable accessing their SharePoint documents via the OneDrive client. Each time a new person starts in their team they will open every single document ...
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In which managed property is file content (e.g. text content of Word/PDF etc.) stored?

I try to demote results in which the search string is "only" inside the content of the file not a metadata (e.g. like "title", "description"). For example a PDF inside SharePoint with the title "xy" ...
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Sharepoint Checkbox Hover Text

I have a Custom List with checkboxes to for one column. The default text which appears when you hover over a checkbox with your cursor seems to be the name of the checkbox. Is there any way to change ...
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Sharepoint 2013 event to Windows .Net app

Experienced with .Net, I'm completely new with SharePoint. On my development PC I create a standard standalone .Net app that represent the 'Documents' stored on my SharePoint 2013 (like an explorer). ...
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Blank Sharepoint Administration Page after install

I have installed SharePoint Server 2013 on Windows Server 2012 R2 (just as a practice). However, I am getting a blank Central Administration page. So far, I have: Did a clean install three times ...
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Redirecting a webpart from homepage to another page

I have a homepage that has a reporting library Web Part. When I try to click the folders it would show the folders but still in the same page. I would want to redirect it to the reporting page not in ...
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How to query Terms under a specific TermSet for custom properties?

i have a TergmGroup and under this a TermSet called "Automotive". Under this TermSet i have hierarchical Terms. How can i "query" the terms under this TermSet for two Custom Properties? I have the ...
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Use Default logon ID in Sharpoint 2013 task list

I have a list that I am using for data entry by multiple users. Each user signs into Sharepoint user their own unique network ID. I would like that ID to default in the "Created By", or any column, ...
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Custom Status for Document Version numbers

I'd like to set up a custom set of document Statuses which tie to specific Version numbers in a document library in Sharepoint 2013. For example: Concept 0.1, 0.2, 0.3 etc In Progress 1.0, 1.1, ...
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“Sounds Like” or Metaphone search on Specific columns in a list

I need to build "Prevent similar Names" functionality into "Large" SharePoint Online list's "New Item" view. I have three columns in the list against which I need to check an entered value for a ...
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Xslt list view web part filtering not working in IE

I have placed an XsltListViewWebpart on page and filtering the data using FilterField1 & FilterValue1. The web part shows me no data message if I open the page in IE but if I open the page with ...
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Post-Configuration Checklist in SharePoint 2013 and Project server 2013

I'm looking for a post installation configuration checklist. In my company, IT person installed SharePoint 2013 farm with 2 servers (SharePoint2013 and Project server 2013) and they are asking me ...
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filter list/library by 2013 workflow status

I am looking for a way to filter a list by a share point designer 2013 workflow. I can filter fine using a 2010 workflow however 2013 workflows do not appear on the filter options (although they do ...
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When Using Managed Navigation for Current nav. Opening a page changes the current nav. SharePoint 2013

My final goal is to have consistent Current Navigation (left nav) across multiple site (collections). Thus the use of Managed Navigation. We are using Managed Navigation for both Global and Current ...
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SharePoint 2013 Set webpartZones in horizontal

I need to set two webpartzones in Horzontal way (side by side) and the third zone at the bottom of these two Zones. I need help in getting the webpart zones aligned horizontally. I used Designer ...
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Issue tracking - how to add gridlines in SP 2013

I'm using Issue Tracking in SP 2013 for a fairly simple table of 5 columns and 8 rows. All I need to do is add gridlines to the table, so it looks nicer and is easier to read. Adding gridlines was ...
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Add Item Form Easy Tabs

I don't know where to begin. Problem. I have a form that has numerous fields. There are so many fields it's confusing. Objective: I was thinking I could added easy tabs on the form that could ...
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Results Box displays “Nothing matches your search” even before executing a search

I am configuring a results box for only a portion of my SharePoint 2013 site. Initially I came across the problem that the results box would display results even before any searches were executed. ...
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SP2013 Analytics - user visits per page

wondering if anyone can help with a few questions I have on SP13, and the OOTB functionality (or there is any third part tools) that produce the following stats... Page views by user (i.e. a list ...
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Add “Send Link” with URL in hoverpanel / callout

I want to create a custom action within the hover panel / callout in my document libraries, not in the search results. Standard: What I've got so far: I click onto "Sende Link" and Outlook is ...
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The search application 'Search Service Application' on server did not finish loading. View the event logs on the affected server for more information

we have applied some windows 2008 r2 security updates + SP 2013 security updates, to our SharePoint server 2013. but some updates failed . Now i checked the SP logs and i found these errors:- ...
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Failure to turn on list auditing programatically

I have a SPListEventReceiver with a ListAdded() override that responds to the creation of Document Libraries. What I am trying to do is turn on auditing for the newly created Document Library like so: ...
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Is it possible to split host named site collections across multiple search content sources?

Scenario : I have multiple host named site collections (HNSCs): https://sales.contoso.com https://hr.contoso.com https://finance.contoso.com All of these reside in the web application named ...
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Add user information to each page server side

We have SP2013 on site. Access is controlled through our active directory and therefore SP always knows who is using the page. In the upper right of the suite bar we get our name but none of the other ...
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executeQueryAsync doesn't follow success nor fail route

I have the following code: var markup; function generateTree() { var lines = document.getElementById("imputs").value.split('\n'); var targetWeb; var clientContext; var contexto = ...
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Error Page Content?

Does anyone know where the content lives for the PageNotFound page? I see in the "ErrorLayout" there is a class="error-content" section. I would like to edit the content for this section.
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Weekdays only in calendar - SharePoint 2013

I wonder if it´s possible to change and only see weekdays and remove saturday and sunday in a calender view. I have tried but can´t find any options to solve it. Thanks, Anna
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Permission issue. Access denied

I have a user in a SharePoint created group which has 'limited' permissions on a site, but contribute permissions on a list in that site. When the user tries to save an item he receives the error: ...
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Request Failed Unexpected response from server. The status code of response is '500'. The status text of response is 'internal server error'. null

I have created the "Business Intelligence Center Site" and I have to create dashboards.I have activated the required features at site level and site collection level also.Yet when I click on the ...
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Creating different views of documents sets with different documents

I have created a library grouped in document sets. I want to create different views of these document sets: Each view contains a different part of the process, at least three steps (Assessment, ...
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Link between quick edit and Title column (linked to item with the edit menu)

Is it possible to use quick edit if Title column(linked to item with edit menu) is hidden?
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Anonymous Search Error

Searching Anonymously returns no results. I have the QueryParameterTemplate.xml setup correctly. Call: ...
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SharePoint provider hosted app app part and mixed authentication

I have a web application with mixed authentication: - Windows authentication - Forms based authentication Logging in onto the web application works. And accessing all apps with an active directory ...
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Extract a list to Excel

How do I extract a SharePoint 2013 list to Excel meeting this requirements? I cannot use SharePoint Designer. I do not want to use the export option as I want to be able to call this outside of ...
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Unable to access “SharePoint Dashboard Designer”

I am first time working on Business Intelligence Center site. And I need to use sharepoint dashboard designer. Getting an error, "Application cannot be started contact the application vendor". On ...
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Adjust refine accuracy settings for Search Results web part

got what I think is a quick question... I have a 'Search Results' web part which queries and return people results from MySites. There are +/- 500 people that get returned, and my web part is placed ...
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Remove hyperlink for lookup field in SharePoint2013

Can any one give example to remove Hyper Link for lookup field in SharePoint 2013.
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Cannot edit column type or delete it in Sharepoint 2013

I have imported an excel file into SharePoint 2013. One of the columns I imported was PolicyType. It is currently set as a text field but I need to change it to a choice from a menu field. I don't ...
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Perflib errors & PerfNet error in a sharepoint web front end server

in a wfe server below error messages occurred when i remove spfarm user from local administrator group of wfe servers. with spfarm user there are two services running in these servers -sharepoint ...
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workflows and app permissions

Ive created a sp2013 workflow that queries ups and sets some permissions in various sites in various site collections. Ive set the app permissions of the workflow to have full control with a tenant ...
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Audience People Picker - Not Resolving Security Groups

Background: I have a SharePoint 2013 server with a dev publishing site. I am trying to set an Audience on several navigation headings and links so I can control what navigation items certain users ...
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Sharepoint Online Encountering Error while attempting to create a new Page Layout

I am currently trying to use the Design Manager to create a new Page Layout. When I click the Create a page layout link I receive an error popup: "Sorry, something went wrong. An unexpected error ...
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Can I link to a links list/app list item and open the URL directly?

We're in the process of migrating our intranet into SharePoint 2013. The new site owners have asked for a way to manage links to links similar to links to documents. The ability to link to a document ...
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Calculated Column: Weekday of Last Day of the Month

Using a calculated column to output the day number for the last day of the current month. The current formula is: =IF(LeapYear, ...
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REST query works on one site but not another

I have an query "< my_url >/fr/_api/search/query?querytext=..." It works fine and returns what I want. However when I try "< my_url >/en/_api/search/query?querytext=..." This fails ...
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Validate over-20 dropdown lookup column

I have a lookup column with over 20 items so it displays the more complex (input element) dropdown menu. The trouble I'm having is that users can type anything into that input, even if it does not ...
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EventHandler, HttpRequest and uploading file via HTTP PUT

I'm trying to develop and event handler which reads PDF files in ItemAdding method. After reading a bit on the internet, I finally found a way to do so. When uploading a file through a browser, ...
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Could not load file or assembly 'Microsoft.ReportingServices.SharePoint.UI.ServerPages, Version=10.50.0.0

We migrated our SharePoint farm from 2010 to 2013 After a month the following error appeared in one of the front end servers: Event manager error: Could not load file or assembly ...
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Using values from Lookup (Count)

I am struggling to use a value from another list. I have a lookup to a count related on a custom list to determine the number of projects per client. To be able to create a unique project number for ...
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How to copy documents from 1 folder to another within same library in SP2013 using VS code?

I want to copy documents from one folder to another folder within same library in SharePoint 2013 using visual studio code. The source document, source and destination path values are given through ...