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Sharepoint-hosted apps login request from all users

My problem is simple and i was expecting to get a simple solution too. Instead, i already spent days looking of the reason why i get this error and possible solutions. Setup: I followed these steps ...
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Assembly Issues with Workflow

I updated a custom workflow (pure c# code) in SharePoint. Everything looked fine at first, but now I found the following errors in the ULS-Log: Load Workflow Assembly: ...
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Migrating Full Trust solutions to App Model

IS there a way/tool to convert existing Full trust Farm solutions to App Model or we will have to rewrite and re-architect all solutions?
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How to recreate a people picker (or anything else that can autocomplete names)?

I have a page on which I have a drop-down list with the names of all the groups that I created in SharePoint. When a user picks a group from that list, it will display extra information on the page ...
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SPO 2013 - How to export user profiles into an Excel sheet?

We have O365/Sharepoint Online 2013. We are using people search center as our intranet "Phone Book"/Staff Directory. Few of our employees asked if it could be possible to print out all the users and ...
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Connect to Outlook disabled in SharePoint 2013?

I have a sharepoint 2013 server which is based on windows server 2012. On one site, it has a calendar. For some reasons, If I logon the server directly, and open the calendar in IE, the Connect to ...
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Integrating a Web app from Windows Azure

I am reading an ebook: Beginning SharePoint 2013 Development. On page 6 I have read the following: "you could pro-grammatically add data from external LOB systems into your site, you could integrate ...
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“An error Occured while Running detection” Sp2013 upgrade SP1

I have a dev env where there are 3 servers: AppServer WFE Workflow Server. i am in a process of installing Sp1 on the SharePoint 2013 Server Standard Edition Env. When i first ran a Binary file ...
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Where does the Id part of a User field come from?

I am using SP web services (usergroup.asmx.GetUserCollectionFromSite()) to get the user IDs of users that I am programmatically adding to a usermulti field in a list. Apparently this is not the user ...
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Merged terms and renamed and it doesn't work

In an on-premise SharePoint 2013 Farm, I merged two terms and renamed the remaining term. When I do a search on the User Profile Field for the new term, I get no results. I ran the crawl. What do I ...
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How to prevent my Issue tracking App from saving the images that are added to the list items , inside the same folder

I found this problem inside my Issue tracking App. now i added an Issue tracking App inside my team site. but i found this problem. let say a user wanted to add a new item and he did the following:- ...
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What is the expected behavior with Navigation on Cross-Site Publishing? SP2013

I have two SharePoint behaviors in my Enviroment The first one: Standard Cross-Site Publishing. Authoring catalog has a Metadata Column with Termset A set as Catalog Navigation. On the publishing ...
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How to hide a column for some users or groups

I want to hide a column for some users or groups. How can I do this with Sharepoint 2013 ? Is there a function to Hide or Show a column for specific users?
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How to trigger the click event of the SharePoint OOTB list's new form Save button?

I have custom list in which there are two mandatory fields, and I want to ask the user if he wants to again enter the new item after one item is created. I searched over the internet and found this ...
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Can't save custom content type back to library?

I have a custom content type with a .dotx document as its template. I publish with the content type hub to a site collection. I add the content type to a library successfully. In the browser I select ...
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REST is returning '↵'

I have a problem when returning REST spaces for a textarea from a list. To get the information the REST is returning '↵' instead of space. Need to know how I change this symbol '↵' for space. ...
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List does not exist Error when adding web part Sharepoint 2013

I want to add a web part in my site collection home page containing a list that is created in on of the subsites... i looked in Google for that and it looked like a simple task to do. Almost all ...
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Can you create a hotspot in Sharepoint 2013?

I am quite new to SharePoint. I have only used the 2013 version. I have built a site where I have an image. I would like the image to have three hotspots. I noticed that it was quite easy to create ...
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Get user Login from User or Group field

I have a list with User og Group field. I've retrieved item from it, now I need to get user's Login. By reading User or Group field I can get only user id and account name. here's my code: var ...
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Content Approval Set to No In SharePoint List

I want to set content approval "no" in sharepoint list in version setting programmatically at the time of list creation. How to do that?
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Managing permission if there is a list that have different permission than its site collection

I have the following:- Team site collection. With the following general permissions:- "All users" can read Managers can contribute Then I wanted to add a “Contact Us” list of type issue tracking. ...
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2013: load custom “clienttemplates.js” file

Requirement: I want to replace the file clienttemplates.js found in C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\Web Server Extensions\15\TEMPLATE\LAYOUTS with a custom version. I couldn't find the ...
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Deleting a single item from RecycleBin gives error “operation is not valid due to the current state of the object.”

I have below code , but it gives mentioned error on ExecuteQuery() after item.DeleteObject(). Site collSite1 = _ctx1.Site; RecycleBinItemCollection collRBI1 = collSite1.RecycleBin; ...
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How do you get the default label of a term through JavaScript?

Most of this code comes from an answer to a previous question. I'm trying to take it one step further now and get the actual default label string. var context = SP.ClientContext.get_current(); ...
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Deleting files is slow

I noticed recently that when I delete files or list items (1 or 50) it takes about 1-2 minutes to process. Also, if I delete multiple files it times out and some files are not deleted. Has anyone had ...
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The Best script to configure Search across 2 servers: Redundancy, Performance, and Reliability?

I have a very simple three-tier SharePoint 2013 farm which its topology consists of: : (DB Server, Application Server, and Web Front End Server). Each server has somewhat decent resources e.g. 15 GB ...
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View Tagged Keywords in Blog Post

I am trying to configure a Blog site for end users and I have already added the Enterprise keyword column to the list. However, I have noticed that I am unable to view any of the tags I inserted while ...
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How can I add a newsfeed from a subsite to a page?

I have a site (A) with two subsites (B and C). Subsites B and C both have newsfeeds. I am trying to display the newsfeeds of B and C on a page on site A. This is all SharePoint 2013 and I haven't had ...
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Extending the Content Search web part to display a “Show all” link

I want to use the Content Search web part to display a site's latest news articles. Also, I need a "Show all" link to the bottom of the web part - this link would take the user to a search results ...
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Share a folder (break inheritance), access denied

I have a problem in Sharepoint 2013 which is reproducible. Create a document library on any site. Create a folder in this library. Break inheritance on this folder and add a user that doesn't have ...
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Cannot Create SPRoleAssignment From User in Powershell

I have the following code: foreach ($item in $head.GetItems()) { $bigboss=$item['bigBoss']; $roleAssignment = New-Object Microsoft.SharePoint.SPRoleAssignment($bigboss); } Where $head is ...
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Pass parameter to 2013 workflow

I have a SharePoint 2013 workflow that is started programmatically. I am trying to pass a custom value to the workflow. The code to start the workflow looks like this var payload = new ...
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In Library column header filtering and MMS Navigation not behaving as expected

I have a simple document library with two additional columns (A and B). I am using the MMS for column A to show a policy area. In column B I am using a drop down choice field to show the document ...
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Who has permission to see what?

We just encountered a problem in our site - 95% of the security permission settings that we had in place were lost. We have added them back manually and suspect we have added them back 95% correctly ...
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SharePoint Features Properties

I have to set my feature properties from VS. When I double-click on the file FeatureName.Feature , I do not see the properties window but VS open the feature design manager. How can I change the ...
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Distinguish between approved and not approved items (REST api)

I don´t want to ask the same question here again. But to understand the origin of my question this could be helpful ...
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Filter a List View based on data in another list

I'm looking for guidance on how to approach a problem. I have two lists, Goals and Tasks. Goals is a simple custom list with Name and People-Involved. Tasks is a task list with a lookup field to ...
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Caching problem with my Visual Web Part when adding it to my List's Create Form

I have the following web part inside my visual studio :- [ToolboxItemAttribute(false)] public partial class VisualWebPart1 : WebPart { // Uncomment the following SecurityPermission ...
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Are Markup Styles in SharePoint 2013?

Are Markup Styles in SharePoint 2013? I can see them in our 2010 site's editing ribbon, but not 2013. I need to make custom styled callouts.
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How can I get information about a term through JavaScript?

What I want to do is something like: var myTerm = getTermInfo(55c6801f-78b3-485f-b811-530bec1961e9);
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Change list template from 2010 version to 2013

Similar to: How to migrate list template from 2010 to 2013? I've old farm solution with list schema & list instance. After deployment, list has old 2010 look, and is rendered on server side: ...
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3 Server Updates for SharePoint 2013 July 2014 CU?

I've updated several SharePoint farms before successfully. My OS is 2012 R2. I currently have SP1 for SP2013 installed. For the July 2014 CU, I'm trying to wrap my head around something.. I have ...
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How to add a webpart zone using JavaScript in SharePoint 2013

Let say I can manipulate DOM to add extra DIVs to page. I need to know if it's possible to use JS to convert these divs to web part zone to display a button "Add a Web Part" (like the ones in Blank ...
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Can you use the HasRights() function in SharePoint 2013, if so how?

I am looking to limit the display of content on a custom page in SharePoint 2013. I wish to hide or display some s based upon the user's permissions. The function HasRights() seems to be what I need. ...
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When I add a CEWP my columns titles are condensing

I am following these steps to create a label on my SP new form. When i add the CEWP and insert the code snippet that is provided in the instructions my title columns condense and go from looking like ...
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Permission for Single List with OneDrive Compatibility

I'm working with an on-premise Sharepoint 2013 site. I want to share only a single list with a domain user. I found I can do this by navigating to the list, and clicking the "Shared With" button in ...
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maximum Data can be stored in sharepoint 2013

We want to store the 50TB per year,Can sharepoint 2013 can handle this.What about the performance if i have 50TB data in sharepoint. Please let me know.
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Limiting CPU usage with SharePoint 2013

We're running our SP2013 app box on a VM (not my preference, but it's what I have) and when the search component or timer service spikes to 100% CPU usage, it's pegging out the whole VM farm. I'm ...
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Is there a way to dynamically change the view of the a list? Basically, slicers in Sharepoint for lists?

I have a list on SharePoint 2013. It is a very long (it's basically a glossary) it has 3 columns. The term, the definition, and the category. Since I have about 300 terms, the list can get very long, ...
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Ugrading to the latest CU, do I need to apply all CU's?

I have SharePoint server 2013, with the following build number: 15.0.4481.1005 I want to install the latest updates, where the host server is not connected to the internet. So I need to manually ...