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SP2013 Classic to Claims migration issue - not everything gets migrated

I was migrating from SP2010 Classic to SP2013 Claims mode. After attaching content database to SP2013 server I executed: Convert-SPWebApplication -Identity "My SP site" -To Claims -RetainPermissions ...
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How to save page properties using CSOM/JSOM/Rest api

I am updating the properties of page in sharepoint using CSOM listItem.set_item('webPartProperties ',JSON.stringify(newProperty)); listItem.update(); var context = SP.ClientContext.get_current(); ...
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“Require that this column contains information” Versus setting a column as Required inside the content type

I spend the whole day trying to understand what are the differences between setting a column as "Require that this column contains information" = Yes inside the column definition, and setting it as ...
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column setting “Require that this column contains information ” will be set to No when creating a list

I am working on SP 2013 + team site collection. I have the following scenario which I can not understand: 1 - I have created a custom site column named “Area” of type drop down list with choices and ...
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Save/Leave Event after editing a Page

I need to fire some functionality from javascript when a user has finished editing a page and saves it or leaves the editing mode. Is there a possibility to catch the event?
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Create Page layout for my SharePoint 2013 on premise and push using provider hosted

I want to Create a a page layout using VS 2013 and push the new page layout in SharePoint sitecollection using the provider hosted app whereever the app is installed. Need inputs if this is possible ...
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How to remove the default Search Verticals in Search Center using PowerShell

I need to write a PowerShell to remove all the default Search Verticals that's created in SP 2013's Ent.Search Center. Because I don't want to show Everything, Videos,Conversations,People below my ...
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How to apply Top Navigation in results.aspx in SP 2013's Search Center site

I am trying to find out how to apply top navigation for the Enterprise Search Center's Results.aspx file. Currently we have not set the top navigation on this page. But customer found this as an ...
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Remove existing Column from List

I know there are different questions and answers to this, but they are old or have a different approach. I have added some existing site columns to a list via "Add from existing site columns". Now I ...
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Hide New Document Command from ribbon using PowerShell

Want to know how to hide New Document command from ribbon using PowerShell in SP 2013. Below is my code that does not work. $CustomAction = $list.UserCustomActions.Add() $CustomAction.Title = "Hide ...
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No access to sitecollection root, but all Pages and Subsites works fine

I have an intranet-solution which is a webapp with one site collection which is available under servername.domain.local I played around with anonymous-access and suddenly I have the problem that if ...
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Sharepoint 2013 REST API Authentication Problem

I have a Sharepoint 2013 Server and want to read lists in JavaScript using the REST API. I've got it to work in an Application Page just fine but I also want to use this outside of a Sharepoint Site. ...
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Remove the Document Template File associated with Site Content Type

I have associated a dotx file with my site content type in my site collection in SP 2013.Now, I am not able to get the template file, if I use New Document in few of my sub sites. How can I remove ...
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Visitors receive access denied when dont have edit access to Master Page Gallery

I have encountered a really odd issue with our (relativitly) new installation of SharePoint 2013, we are nearing the go-live of our intranet when we have discovered that when a standard user ...
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Sending email from 2010 workflow in 2013to user granted access through Active Directory group

In SharePoint 2013 on-premise, I have ListA, and grant Active Directory group GroupA Contribute rights to it. I assign a 2010 workflow to the list which should send an email to the person who created ...
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Can I get the Name of a list item as well as its Title using REST?

I am currently using the REST interface to retrieve information about Items in a SharePoint List: https://myserver/_api/Web/Lists(guid'<guid>')/Items(<id>) The data returned includes ...
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URL Encoding Error trying to access Infopath Form from mobile device

While trying out the default mobile view in my SharePoint 2013 site, I navigate to an Infopath Document Library, and then click on one of the elements, I get a URL in which SharePoint seems to not be ...
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How can I count the number of events in a calendar list to determine approval for a new event?

I've been tasked with building a shared calendar for my company for maintenance requests. One of the requirements is that there can not be 2 level 5 maintenances in the same week or 2 level 3 or ...
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Workaround for testing to see if a user belongs to Active Directory (AD) group within standard SP Group

I recently implemented a JS/jQuery solution that checks for all of the SP groups to which a user belongs adds the group names classes to the body tag of the pages I am building. It worked very well, ...
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capture deletion of webpart in CSOM/REST/Javascript

I want to execute a function that runs when webparts are being deleted from page The structure of the function is function updatePageProperty(webPartId){ //code for handling }; Now the problem ...
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Create line between sharepoint list items

I have a list that I would like to create lines in between a few items in order to separate descriptions from the next field and make them more easy to read. Is there a way to do this?
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Sharepoint 2013 Data View

I have a Sharepoint 2013 Data view with 5 groups, done in sharepoint designer, but i need to select the files in the last group, like we chose when we have an out-of-the-box grouping, but i can't. ...
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JSlink changes after creating site from template

I created a site with several lists and several CSR renderers for those lists. I applied the renderers to the forms via JSLink. Then I tried to save the site as template and create another one from ...
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Change MySite template

When a user in SharePoint 2013 clicks on his name and 'about me' for the first time, a MySite will be created. What are the possibilities to change the template that is used to create this site ...
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Missing columns in look-up column

I created a new document list and enabled some column in the view: Afterwards a I created a custom list and added a look up column. In this column I would like to specify a column of my document ...
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multi language List view sharepoint 2013

Hi I am creating a new site collection to my organization and i want to add News list which will contain news in both languages English and Arabic I create a new list then i Add column such as ...
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SharePoint publishing site returns HTTP status code 304 for images

This happens only for the images that are coming from PublishingImages folder I have enabled blob cache. I also followed instructions given in this blog. That worked for images that are coming from ...
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ItemAdding Event check for manually unpublished [duplicate]

I am uploading a document to a SharePoint library, (drafts lists). When I publish the document it gets added to the startpage of the document. When I then what do Unpublish the document the ...
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Select All check-boxes in choice field on document library form using jquery

I have a document library form on which there are two multiple choice fields as shown in below image. Now when user select the option "Select All" in "Vertical" field all check-boxes in "Vertical" ...
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Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.File.SaveBinaryDirect throws 404 for blocked file types

I am trying to upload a file to sharepoint try { Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.File.SaveBinaryDirect(clientContext, Url, file, false); } catch (Exception ex) { ...
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Get UserId with JavaScript in SharePoint2013 / SharePoint Online

I need to update a person field in a list using a result from a people search (sourceid=B09A7990-05EA-4AF9-81EF-EDFAB16C4E31). The search works great, but does not return the person's ID that I need ...
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More than 1 Term set for a managed metadata column

Is it possible to have a column with more than one term set associated? I read that is possible to associate a MM column with a group but I don't know if I'm missing something
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Document preview cannot display whole window in webpart SharePoint 2013

I add a library webpart to home page in SharePoint 2013, and then I change the webpart size (width:500px). When I click three points to display document preview, the new window cannot display ...
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enabling viewstate in webparts

I am using viewstate in my webparts ViewState["CurrentPageNo"] = 22; But this is not working on my production environment as enableview state is false in web.config. How can we enable it on ...
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Get-SPWeb : Access is denied. (Exception from HRESULT: 0x80070005 (E_ACCESSDENIED))

In a system, when I run Get-SPSite | Get-SPWeb It shows the error: Get-SPWeb : Access is denied. (Exception from HRESULT: 0x80070005 (E_ACCESSDENIED)) But if I run $sites = get-spsite ; foreach ...
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Perform automated Unit testing in SP 2013 Portal

I have a SP 2013 site collection and implemented few features with custom content types and document upload. I am having 30+ site collections with 150+ sub sites and with 15 document libraries ...
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Call function new item in a sharepoint 2013 library

I have a list and above this library is a picture button. When I click on this button I would like to call the function which is on "new item". It should appear the form where I can upload the ...
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Open links in new window

Is it possible to get extern links in a list opened in a new windows? I only found tutorials for SharePoint (Designer) 2010, but I'm using SharePoint 2013 on Office 365.
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Cannot create folders in document libraries

I noticed a strange problem, the "New Folder" ribbon command does not work in the publishing pictures library. The site is a publishing site, but created from a customized sitedefinition. When I ...
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Viewing my attachments

I created a custom list where I upload attachments to. I also added the new column "attachments" with a staple icon. But is there also a way to display the name of my attachment with a direct download ...
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SharePoint 2013 Search Crawl - Access denied: System Volume Information

When I´m looking on my SharePoint 2013 Server with Sysinternals Process Monitor and the Crawl is running, I´m getting lots of access denied messages (Filter applied for access) for the drive with my ...
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Change Quick edit on list on SharePoint 2013

I would like to set list Quick edit parameter programmatically or by schema.xml, but I can't find way to do it. View has parameter InlineEdit, but SharePoint has to set it with another way. How can ...
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How do I change an existing SharePoint web application to run the https protocol?

We have a internet web application that published and running under http protocol, now we want to change to https . the existing web application running on Port 80 its url is http://www.example.com ...
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Custom field as sandbox solution

I am using SharePoint 2013. I need to create a field. The field should work as a Auto complete lookup. The field should look up a given list's column values and suggests the available items as the ...
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Rename List with powershell SP2013

I know this is a really simple task and I have done it a thousand times and it worked every time, but I cannot rename a list via powershell anymore. $List = $web.Lists["mylist"] $List.Title = ...
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InfoPath 2013 - PreferredName Displaying the Service Account Name [duplicate]

I have a Simple InfoPath 2013 Form. When I preview the InfoPath form it displays my name correctly. However I have the Form on my web page added as a Web Part and whenever I view it, it shows the ...
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Custom Managed Property in Item Display Template works when called from Control Display Template but not with Group Display Template in Added Block

I have added a Custom Managed Property to an Item Display Template in SharePoint 2013. This template is used along with a Control Display Template to display People search results in table form. The ...
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How to avoid character limit when uploading document via VB app?

We have an in-house application that, among other things, generates an Excel spreadsheet and then uploads it to a document library on a SharePoint 2013 site. I sent the developer the UNC path to the ...
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How to configure workflow

This may be very simple but I am very very new to SharePoint and I am trying to create workflows for a change management process. Can someone tell me how to configure a workflow to: Assign a task to ...
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Disable a site collection column inside lists's quick edit grid

I read the following link on how SharePoint 2013 supports disabling a site collection column inside the list's quick edit grid link. so I tried to apply the same inside a custom list. So I wrote the ...