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Query String (URL) Filter Web Part

I am developing a portal in SharePoint 2013 in which I am using Query String URL filter web part, the function of web part is to filter the web parts on the bases of years. I gave the default Year ...
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Access denied to site collection administrator

I am facing a very strange issue. I have two web applications. Inside those applications are two site collections each. When I log in as site collection administrator I can access all three site ...
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Disk space full how to resolve?

I am facing one issue since log time, How to resolve disk space issue in app server share point 2013. i have deleted the log files frequently. how to delete log files every two days automatically.
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How can I tell which site collection template was used?

I need to create another Site Collection that is the same as our current site collection. However, I didn't create the first one. I know we are using a Publishing Template, but not sure it is a "...
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Wrong resources fetched

I am working on a SharePoint project and we have an Arabic version and an english version. There are two ways of changing languages. Either switch SharePoint platform language, or sending the language ...
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“The server was unable to save the form at this time. Please try again.” … when submitting the Create form

I am facing this strange problem inside my sharepoint 2013 enterprise server, where users are able to view the Create new item link and Create form, but when they try submitting the create form , they ...
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Cannot Break Role Inheritance on Task Items Using REST in SharePoint 2013 Workflow

The title pretty much says it all. I'm getting an 'Unauthorized' response when I try to /breakroleinheritance on a Tasks list item in a 2013 workflow (inside an App Step). The strange thing is that ...
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“Invalid data has been used to update the list item. The field you are trying to update may be read only.”

I have created a custom content type based on the built-in "Event" content type. which have two columns "Start Time" and "End Time" of type Date and Time. now i can add a new item using the quick edit ...
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Sharepoint app using client secret without Azure ACS

I'm having trouble wrapping my head around my current situation. My client is giving me as a configuration a Client ID and a Client Secret to configure a sharepoint add-in that is installed on premise....
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Populate New Task choice field via LocalStorage

We are using local storage to hold a text box/title value from a 'main' problem list. In this 'main' list, we first identify the issue/problem. We then add tasks in a task list associated to the '...
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Sharepoint 2013 : How can I ensure that list attachments are included in alert email?

Is it possible to add the attachments to a list item in the alert emails or to at least make them visible in the email? I've added attachment as a field but it displays in the list but not in the ...
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Invoke-WebRequest : The remote server returned an error: (401) Unauthorized

I am getting below error while running below command for SharePoint url from powershell. Invoke-WebRequest -UseDefaultCredentials -Uri http://spurl Invoke-WebRequest : The remote server returned ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Search anonymous REST API query always returns zero results

TLDR version: Is there some trick to using refinementFilters or a result set in an anonymous query to the Sharepoint Search REST API? Whenever I try, I get zero results, even though it returns all ...
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yet another language! [closed]

I took a sabatical from programming for about eight years and now that I am back and developing a Sharepoint Intranet, I am so utterly lost. I know HTML and have basic VBA programming experience but ...
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Manage a list which got provisioned as part of an App installation

I am new to the App development, and i want to create my first sharepoint hosted App inside sharepoint 2013 enterprise server. but i have the following questions on how App interact with its Web App &...
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Sharepoint 2013 Custom Infopath List Form Combo box doesn't populate

I'm having difficulties with a combo box on a an InfoPath List Form and would be grateful for any suggestions. The scenario is a SharePoint 2013 Personnel form to record changes in staff details. ...
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How to show horizontal scrollbar in SharePoint 2013 listbox

I have a lookup field in my SharePoint 2013 list and it is being displayed as a listbox (multiple selection enabled). The vertical scrollbar is automatically showing but the horizontal scroll bar is ...
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The most simple way getting rid of MS16-004?

As most of us know by now, the fix MS16-004 broke SharePoint's listviews, especially the update KB3124585 that could be installed on it's own without the rest of the January 2016 CU from windows ...
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X-Frame-Options blocking iframe between two applications in the same domain

So I have two SharePoint farms running like so: app1.subdomain.domain.com (2013, source) app2.subdomain.domain.com (2010, destination) we have an iframe in app2 page pointing to a page in app1 ...
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Making sure all Updates are finished

I have written a program that writes multiple files into a SharePoint-List using CSOM: foreach (file in myFiles) { UploadFileToSharePoint(file.dataq, context, url+ file.name); } ...
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Usage statistics for host named site collection not including access through Intranet zone address

We have recently enforced SSL access to a host named site collection on SP2013. The site collection is set up with the default url as the non-SSL address and the Intranet zone address as set to SSL ...
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Javascript with MDS in Visual Webpart

I need to include a Javascript file in my visual webpart, but using the Minimal Download Strategy. The problem is when i would like to include a SharePoint:ScriptLink tag in my ascx file, i have some ...
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Send daily email with multiple News Items

I have the below business case/scenario for implementation on SharePoint. Daily News items are issued by the Department. Currently, the Department attaches the news items to the email at the end of ...
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Does creating a root site collection affect existent managed path site collections?

In our existent sharepoint 2013 web we only have site collections in the default managed path http://servername/sites/collectionname. Is it safe to create a root site collection without affecting the ...
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Connect two webparts by author/person

Im trying to create filter connection of two webparts in display view form of list by using "Author" Columns, but not working yet. It is possible to create connection by this way? Thanks a lot
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Creating Sites in SP 2013

I just installed SP2013 and I would like to create a number of sites. However, I would like the URLs to be something like www.fabrikam.com, www.contoso.com and www.msft.com. Is it possible to create ...
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SP2013 Creating item(s) in a subsite based on a multi-select

Hookay. So I've just about exhausted my brain trying to figure this one out on my own and I've searched around a bunch and can't seem to find anyone trying to do something similar. So I bring this one ...
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Services on SharePoint 2013 servers

I just setup a new SharePoint 2013 farm and have these services running on both of my WFE servers and both of my APP servers. Can someone tell me if this is correct, or what the best practice is for ...
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Sharepoint 2013 - Workflow Email Reminder

I am using SP 2013, and hoping to create a workflow. I added a list that needs a workflow on it. The issue I am running into is that this is a list that gets updated at random, but the entire list ...
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Database requiring upgrade after 02/2016 CU implemented

I've implemented a Cumulative Update released in 02/2016 into our farm on 3/09/16. I ran the psconfig wizard at night on 3/10 to bring all the servers up to date. Today I see the some errors/warnings ...
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Excel web access chart losing formatting

A user has created a document in excel (works in 2007 and above). This document contains some simple data in one sheet and a chart in the other. The problem is the chart which displays fine in excel, ...
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OrphanApp message in Health analyzer

The health analyzer shows a lot of [OrphanApp] messages. E.g. [OrphanApp] App [d7cce181-a109-415d-9ee0-ff1f77d110c0] is orphaned in the database [xxx] on site collection [a702dcca-0c41-43f4-9fb3-...
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Sharepoint 2013 tabs visibility issues

I have one site in sharepoint 2013. On going to Site settings >Edit page I can see the page gets into the editable mode with the tabs like "INSERT" AND "WEBPART" at the top ribbbon in Firefox. But I ...
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Get random list item

I have checked the question here: What is the best way to retrieve random item? But I found an other possible solution here: https://social.msdn.microsoft.com/Forums/office/en-US/9d1a2995-72c2-45db-...
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Get the site owners information from a site collection

Can someone share the query to get Site owner and site collection manager information from all sites and sub-sites in a SharePoint 2013 site collection?
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deploying a sharepoint-hosted app from my visual studio is taking too long

I have created a new simple sharepoint-hosted app using visual studio, but when i try deploying it, it keeps showing installing for around 7++ minutes as follow:- also when i tried accessing the ...
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My Site stuck on “We're almost ready!”

Every time I visit the MySites of my on premise SharePoint 2013 site, I see "We're almost ready!" but I already have a My Site site collection. A couple weeks ago, site collections stopped being ...
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SharePoint 2013 dataview for sql view how do you add a hyperlink?

I have a dataview webpart using a sql datasource. I need to add a hyperlink to one of the fields, but everytime I try to do that, the page will not display anymore. This is what I have ...
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Review and approval workflow for list

I'm making an workflow with two steps on reviewing. Fist step after a list item is included. The reviewer will verify the item and choose to accept or reject. If he rejects, the item is rejected ...
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Unable to recreate User Profile Service

I see the following errors in ULS when trying to create a new User Profile Service application for my on-premise 2013 server: Application error when access /_admin/...
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Redirect from https://a.site.com to https://a.site.com/sub

I have a root site collection at https://a.site.com Underneath this root site collection I have another site collection (host named) at https://a.site.com/sub My users are interested in the site at ...
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Configuration SetUp for 2 Tier farm

we are currently planning to set up a 2 tier SharePoint 2013 Enterprise farm. Two tiers with a MySQL Cluster (we are not touching this, we get it as a service) with 2 Servers in Layer 1 (Server1 ...
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Mysite not working

I am totally New to this mysite concept and followed one article to create mysite. When i open mysite i still get this Message While we set things up, feel free to change your photo, adjust your ...
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How color calendar fields of SharePoint 2013

I know how to customize the Listviews and/or the forms, using SPClientTemplates.TemplateManager.RegisterTemplateOverrides(context); Is there a way to customize the rendering of a calendar? I've seen ...
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Breaking Item Item level permission under SPSecurity.RunWithElevatedPrivileges

In my event receiver, I am trying to break item permission. Following is my code. SPSecurity.RunWithElevatedPrivileges(delegate() { if (properties.List.Title == "Validation Draft") { if (...
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Make Sharepoint search engine show results as users are typing

Is there a way to have the Search engine display results as users type? For example as users are typing "open" , results are already starting to show, and as user continues "open powerpoint", the ...
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Display Profile Image, Can't Select Picture Url

I am attempting to retrieve some profile properties for the current user, and am having a hard time with the profile picture Url specifically. Version is Sharepoint Foundation 2013. When I open the ...
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Best way to pull data from list for .net app

We are fairly new to SharePoint 2013. We need to pull some data from a List Library and use it in a .net application. How is the best way to do this? Examples would be greatly appreciated! Thanks in ...
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SharePoint 2013 (2010) Calendar Workflows not triggering

I have a strange issue with SharePoint Designer workflows on SharePoint 2013 calendars. I am using the 2010 workflows (don't have 2013 workflows). I have two identical calendars on different ...
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Adding Managed Property to Common Item Body

I am trying to make the search results coming back within the common item body template slightly more user friendly. At the moment it appears that a managed property called hitHighlightedSummary is ...