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Obtaining bearer token for Sharepoint REST API calls

Our scenario is following: User logs in through SSO (using Azure AD) to our website. On the site we have a page that will show links to some documents from SharePoint. The page will query SharePoint ...
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How to create Document Library via SharePoint Workflow?

Is it possible to create Document Library via Workflow in SharePoint Designer 2013? I'm using Windows 8.1, so I can't make it in Visual Studio.
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SharePoint removing referenced CSS from Master Page

On our development SharePoint site I can reference style sheets in our Master Page's html file. It converts successfully to the .master version. However, our production SharePoint site strips out the ...
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Make users accept a policy before they can use the solution - SharePoint - REST

First time a user logon to the system they should get a "policy" that they should accept. Without the accept on the policy they cannot use the solution! I've created a custom user property on every ...
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Move-SPSite 403 Forbidden

I performed a move-spsite on a site collection. Now when I try to link the site (/sites/mySiteCollection) I get 403 Forbidden. (I am site collection administrator). The move operation ended with no ...
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Mount ContentDB

I am mounting a contentDB to a 2013 web application (upgrading from 2010). The contentDB size is around 2,5GB , the mounting process is stucked. I checked in the log and it is stucked here: ...
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Using versioning in document library with content type throws error when an OOTB workflow is triggered

I have a document library with a content type. Based on the requirement i have created a workflow to set custom file name to each uploaded document.The workflow setting for triggering is on item ...
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Increase number of content database for one site collection

I am using SharePoint 2013. Is there any way to create more than one content database for one site collection? Is there a way to increase the size limit of a content database using RBS or any ...
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2013 Advanced Search Page Lost Scope Picker

I'm doing an upgrade from 2010 to 2013 and have found that the ability to put a scope selector on the advanced search page is no longer present. This is a strict requirement so I need to find a way ...
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SharePoint 2013 Crawl Rule Exclude not matching RegEx

This is a first post on StackExchange; I just seem to be having a confused moment. The platform is SharePoint 2013 Enterprise Farm on-premise I have an Include crawl rule using Regular Expression ...
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DocParser error in SharePoint Search

I am using SharePoint Server 2013 (February 2015 CU installed) to index a couple of document libraries on the local SharePoint server. For some small Word documents (docx, less then 400 kB, less ...
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Sharepoint2013 ctx and Js : Retrieve the value of a field from a list

I'm a totally beginner and totally stuck to a point in my Sharepoint project. What i would like to achieve: part 1 : retrieve the current user's Department's name part 2 : retrieve the department's ...
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Metadata column in list with custom contenttype is not “linked” to termset

I have built a little solution (c#), which creates a SiteColumn (TaxonomyField), ensures that the DefaultTermStore has the group and termset I want to link to, creates a ContentType which uses that ...
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Installed Foundation instead of Server Service Pack

I installed the wrong service pack 1 on my dev server and now PSConfig won't run. What is the best thing to do? I can't roll back so can I just proceed with installing the SharePoint Server Service ...
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SP2013 Visio Services Filter list data on Date

I have data in a SP list, one of the fields holds a date. I would like to visually present this data using Visio Services. Is there a way to create a calendar that is used as a filter for my data? ...
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CSOM retrieve List Item doesn't show some Lookup Key Value pairs

I try to load a ListItemCollection from my SiteCollection using CSOM C#. Therefore I use the following List rr = web.Lists.GetByTitle("MyTitle"); context.Load(rr); FieldCollection fcol = rr.Fields; ...
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A list of all users in a SharePoint site, including in a group?

I'm trying to get a list of all users that have access to a SharePoint site. This is working, except it's only showing people who have been given direct access and then listing out the "everyone" ...
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Grant permission on multiple folders using PowerShell

Can you please help me to grant permission to different folders ? I used the following article : Grant folder permission(SharePoint) using powershell script but when I tried to grant permission for ...
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Multiple InputFormTextBox: color picker showing on last control

I have webpart that dynamically creates InputFormTextBoxes. The issue I am having is that when you go to change the font color (or use fill tool), the picker palette shows up on the last control: ...
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Why does my Sharepoint app modal dialog gets access denied error when using razor, but works fine when I use an aspx page

I am attempting to open the iframe in my sharepoint provider hosted app as a modal using a MVC razor view. When I open the app I get a 0x80070005 - JavaScript runtime error: Access is denied. in ...
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Move-SPSite vs Copy-SPSite

In my environment I need to perform a Move-SPSite and a Copy-SPSite. Why do Move-SPSite need a IISreset and Copy-SPSite do not? Can I just use a Copy-SPSite (and delete one db) to avoid IISReset?
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SharePoint Search Service is locking files on the fileshare being crawled

SharePoint is locking files on the file share that it's crawling. At times, we need to be able to delete or replace files with newer versions on this file share, but we're unable to. Is there any ...
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Get-SPGroup and Set-SPGroup commands

Like Get-SPUser and Set-SPUser, are there any commands like Get-SPGroup and Set-SPGroup ? I want to use Powershell commands like Set-SPGroup -Identity $ADGroupName -Web $SiteCollection
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How to add AD Group to SP Group

Just want to know if it is possible to add AD Group to any custom SP Group? by using interface or by using powershell?
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Yes/No Field Default value problem!

I have tried following script to set default value of Yes/No Field to Yes which is by default set to No in list Yes/No column, i get false result at last line. I have tried these values: 1 , $true, ...
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Sharepoint 2013 - DetailForm with webpart list - Delete Item redirect

I have created a parent child list structure in SP 2013. Following this tutorial: http://summit7systems.com/creating-a-parentchild-list-relationship-in-sharepoint-2013/ Now everything works great, ...
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New-SMBShare : No mapping between account names and security IDs was done

I am creating Shared folder and want to set permissions on it with SharePoint farm account and App_Pool Account as below: $FullAccessAccounts = "domain\farm,domain\app_pool" $ReadAccount = ...
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Different views on a single link in Quicklaunch

Good morning everyone! I have a conception/ view issue What i have I have a Library, let's call it "MyLibrary". For this library, I have defined different views. the default is as usual AllItems ...
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Install-SPSolution will always install “old” solution

I'm installing a Farm Solution on 2013 the following way Add-SPSolution path/to/solution.wsp Install-SPSolution -Identity solution.wsp -GACDeployment -Force Enable-SPFeature -Url $site.Url -Identity ...
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Share webpart for 'Default New Form' Between SP2013 and SP2010

I'm creating a JS application that uses SP Lists as the data source. Users enter the data using the normal SP forms, then that data as retrieved and remixed in the JS application. For reasons I'm ...
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“Could not find a part of the path” error at Directory.GetFiles()

In one of my visual webparts in sharepoint 2013, i am reading some files from a folder at "D:/MainFolder/SubFolder/Images". I am executing this code from one of my FE servers. My code errors out at ...
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Creation of dynamic site collection and sub-sites

We are having an enterprise system where organization wide operations are maintained. Recently we decided to provide collaboration features for each operation maintained in the system using SharePoint ...
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Workflow task - How to set priority when assigning a task

When assigning a workflow task in SharePoint 2013, how can I set the priority? By default it is set to "(2) Normal".
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Workflows emailing everyone except certain users

I have an issue where our workflows will email to me and the person developing the workflows, but it will not send to someone in our legal department. Where would I start looking for logs on the ...
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List view threshold on library

Does list view threshold only applies to List or Library also? According to my understanding it applies to library also but the articles I keep reading only mention lists. If I index some columns ...
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SP2013 DEV environment VM creation - AD machine setup

I'm creating a dev environment, Server 2012 R2 + SP 2013, as a separate virtual machine. My main OS is Win 8.1 Pro. Now, I would like to dual boot to this dev environment. I already know how to ...
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How to query multiple related list using sharepoint 2013 search

I have two list one(products) is storing the data for the products and another(ProductRating) stores the rating for the products, now i have a top rated filter to get the products according to their ...
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Backup site and restore to exact identical

We are using SharePoint 2013, and the VM is a bit sick. I would like to do a full back up of a site (1 app web -> 1 site collection), so I will be able to import it in a new SharePoint farm. Is there ...
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How can I add “Work email” to Community Members list in SharePoint 2013 Community Site?

The "Community Members" list in SharePoint 2013 Community Sites is a special list that only contains users who have clicked the "Join Community" button. It is not the same list as the ACL "[SharePoint ...
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Sharepoint 2013 online workflow trigger not firing on Create and Update

I have a customer having a SP2013 Online with a list that has had a workflow attached to a list that is set to Create/Update a record on another list. It has been working for quite a while flawlessly ...
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Check users group membership via REST API using AD-Groups in SP-Groups

I am aware that similar questions have been asked around here but none of them answers the part of AD-Groups that are used inside of SP-Groups. I have several SP-Groups in my teamsite. I follow best ...
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Sharepoint Webpart with html Table using SPSERVICES

Attached image Has my SharePoint list data and the output which I want to achieve. Can you please help me to create the structure which is in the Image Dynamically Also Next time when I try to ...
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Using NOT on REST date query

I am able to filter for items created on a specific date with the following query (using today [03-06-2015] as an example): "$filter=Created ge datetime'2015-03-06T05:00:00.000Z' and Created lt ...
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Workflow - How to show a field without clicking “show more”

I have a SharePoint workflow with a "comments" field I would like to display when a user is completing a task. For my "Reviewer Comment" site content type, I have the ability to select one of the ...
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Customizing Sharepoint DRag and drop control for file upload

how can i upload documents with meta data information? currently in documents webpart in sharepoint 2013 when i drag and drop files it will immediately uploading but i need just drag and drop feature ...
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How to restrict users to see changes in a published document in OWA (Office Web App)?

Our users can open documents with OWA (Office Web App), but they should only be able to open the last published version of the document. So, if an admin edit the document, now the version is a draft. ...
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Add server to farm - missing patch / different versions numbers on the same update

I was going to add a new server to our SharePoint farm today to scale out the search service application to it's own server. Installing prerequisites, installing SharePoint 2013 - everything went on ...
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Need to list Search Refiner by Month in date/time field

Large Repository of documents that contain reports by type, subtype, year, month. Page rendered using CSWP - Managed all in search refiners BUT cannot change the order of the months in friendly order ...
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Rest API authentication

I need to use the SharePoint Rest API from a custom JavaScript application (outside from SharePoint). How can I authenticate the user to use the Rest API. I can not deploy a SharePoint app, I need ...
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Download all files shown in a view

I'd like an easy way for a user to be presented with a view of files in a document library and then download all of the files that are shown in that view. I'm looking at the Virto Sharepoint Bulk ...