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How to add a button that triggers custom C# code on a list

I have a list of (email) objects which has a lookup field. When an email is received in my document library, I have added code to the EmailEventReceiver to see if the email address matches an ...
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Lookup list does not exist error

While looping through my sharepoint's list fields, I found that there are some "in-built" Sharepoint fields (for example, Check In Comment) that are lookup fields. However, when I try to use ...
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Resource Reservation for SP 2013 on prem

I wanted to know what others are using for reserving various office resources (rooms, equipments, etc). This is for Sharepoint 2013 on-prem. You may be aware that MS had discontinued support for group ...
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How to show comment in Task List View?

I have a document library (lib). There is an approval workflow (WF) on it. Whenever a new document is added, the WF will start. In the workflow, before a task is assigned, I set values for the task ...
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Error while recreating a deleted site colelction

I get this error after I try to recreate a site collection which just have been deleted. System.ArgumentException: Another site already exists at http://localhost. Delete this site before attempting ...
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Sign out problem with custom login

We have a custom login form on our SharePoint site to support mixed authentication. This is working well. The problem is when a user signs out they are redirected back to the login page, rather than ...
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Reinstall site collections after language pack installation

I have two site collections, with a bunch of sites under them. Now I have been asked to change the language of the site. I have successfully installed the language pack, and completed all the tasks ...
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Why the Name field is not included in a custom Edit form for a Wiki Page library

I am working on an EnterPriseWiki site collection, and using SP designer 2013 i created a new Edit Form based on the EnterpriseWiki content type. but when i checked the fields that are defined inside ...
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SP 2013 SP1 - April 2015 CU

I just installed SP 2013 SP1 and I want to make sure latest CU is in place before I run config wizard. Will the April 2015 CU completes all the issues from SP1 to now? Are there any other CU or Hotfix ...
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How to use HttpSend activity in 2013 workflow

I'm trying to call a .Net (asmx) web service that takes a UTC date and returns the local date. An input to the web service could look like this: 2015-04-30T23:00:00Z The output from this call will ...
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Using Docsets in Cross-site publishing

We have some document sets that we are looking at using in a cross-site publishing set up. The docset and its metadata come through the search just fine, but we aren't sure how to "reassemble" the ...
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Workflow codeactivity to download file from document library

The following code works in a console application but returns a 401 error from a workflow code activity. The aim is to download and process a .eml file from a Sharepoint 2013 document library. SP and ...
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Crawled and Managed Properties being created in wrong Service Application

I have a farm with 2 web applications (call them A and B). Each web application has its own dedicated search service application (call them SearchA and SearchB). Farm Patch Level is the March PU so ...
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User Profile Service - missing user profiles from AD

I have 2 SP 2013 SP1 environments, testing and production. Both have user profile service application (using FIM agent) configure to get profiles from AD. Both the farms have similar service ...
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SharePoint 2013 workflow missing inside SPD

I was trying to test Offline Installation of SharePoint on my Virtual Machine. I installed SharePoint 2013 using Powershell, Installed WorkFlow Manager Refresh and Service Bus 1.1 using Web Platform ...
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REST to get list item by Id

I am always comfortable using JSOM, and I have used less of REST calls to access lists and its Items. But now I have a requirement to use only REST to get item by its ID. Is there any code snippet ...
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Folksonomy and people/group field

I need to do something that have: - Person or Group field functionality (type ahead) - Tagging functionality (adding tags or selecting the existing ones) Is there a solution out there that I can ...
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with host name web site not work in sharepoint 2013 and win 2012 r2 (iis 8.5)

i created a new web sit in default zone it created with wfe server name now its work when i browse with servername but for intranet zone i added hostname in aam, and also i added hostname in iis ...
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Bringing back fields by internal name in SharePoint REST

Let's say I have the query: http://thisbox/_api/lists/getbytitle('ThisList')/items?$select=* But instead of "*" for selecting fields, I have a list of Field Internal Names and/or GUID's. I'd like ...
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ms-rteElement not working from Azure CDN

I've put some of our CSS and JavaScript files on Azure storage. These files are used across different websites. The problem is SharePoint seems to ignore ms-rteElement and rteStyle styles when the ...
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SP2013 breadcrumbs on sub-sites without image

On parent site, we have the breadcrumb working fine and the image URL for the breadcrumb is: <img src="/_layouts/15/images/spcommon.png?rev=23" alt="Navigate Up" ...
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DateTime.ToLocal() in 2013 Workflow (British Summer Time problem)

I have a 2013 declarative workflow that I'm developing in Visual Studio. I grab the date from a column in a list and store it in a variable in the workflow. I have an email in which I want to display ...
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Internal Field name not returning value

I am using an OOTB field entitled Email that does not seem to be working. I have a really simple code that on change of the field value a pop up will return that field value: ...
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Report off SharePoint List

I have a SharePoint 2013 list. This is On Prem. The list has a notes section. I run a report daily that pulls certain fields from that list, including the note section. I am having a formatting ...
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How to set an enterprise keyword field with javascript

How could I set/change the value of an enterprise keyword field in a form using javascript?
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SP2013 Changing URL of web results in List View Threshold error

Similar to this question, however the answer seems to have not paid attention to the actual problem- TechNet Forum I am attempting to change the URL of one of my site's child webs through "Site ...
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how i can force my wiki page title to be equal to the wiki page name using SP workflow

I am working on an EnterPriseWiki site collection, and i need to make sure that the wiki page title will always be equal to the wiki page name. so i wrote the following workflow which will execute ...
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Search a keyword with a space in it using query rules SharePoint 2013

I have a simple requirement to search based on phone numbers. Phone numbers of users are stored in their user profiles. The managed property for phone number is People:PhoneNumber I have made a ...
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How to Prevent Search Returning Welcome Page Result When not Published for Anonymous users

We have a publishing site in SharePoint 2013 using the traditional subsite hierarchical based navigation. When a new subsite is created it inherits permissions and is therefore set to allow anonymous ...
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Custom WCF Service responds with 413 Request Entity too large

I have a custom WCF service that external services are using to send generated documents through for storage in SharePoint. Small files are working fine, but anything over 64KB is getting rejected ...
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REST calls between applications

I have a series of SharePoint applications, one being our Intranet site and one being a system for serviceinformation on our IT-systems (itstatus). I really want to make a section of out intranet ...
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How do I access data in SQL via Sharepoint 2013?

I'm not a SharePoint developer, but I have developed some small ASP/VB.net web pages. Basically, prior to using SharePoint, I have developed a basic portal that pulls data (VB.Net) and sends it to ...
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WebDav setup improperly on SharePoint 2013 farm - redirecting PROPFIND request

Our client has recently moved to a new SharePoint 2013 farm from another SharePoint 2013 farm trying to fix corruption on the web front end. Some servers from the old farm were used in the new farm. ...
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Renaming the enterprise wiki page home page to an already exsisting name , will no longer define it as the home page

I am working on an Enterprise wiki site collection , and i found this strange behavior:- Currently we have our home page URL as /Welcome.aspx Now if I edit the home page properties and i change the ...
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how to set the wiki page title to be always equal to the wiki page name

I am working on an Enterprise wiki page, and each wiki page come with two properties Title & Name . Now SharePoint by defualt allow to modify the wiki page name , and i can add the Title to the ...
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Records randomly get duplicated when added or edited.

For some reason when a certain user is adding a record, it duplicates it three times. This also happens randomly when they edit the record. Some get duplicated while some don't. There is no workflows ...
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Find out who added a column to my SharePoint 2013 library

We're trying to find out who added a specific column to our library. I can see some info about the fields via the REST API, but not exactly what I wanted at the level of who created the column: ...
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JSLink Client-Side Rendering Not Functioning on Custom List

I tested out the use of JSlink on the homepage with a demo list & it worked fine. I then used the same JSLink on the Demo List itself but images did not render. Any ideas on what I'm missing? ...
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SPList.GetItemById and Checked Out Items

It seems I cannot use SPList.GetItemById(int) or SPList.GetItemByUniqueId(Guid) or Web.GetListItem(string) to get an item that is checked out. I have tried all three and all three result in a "File ...
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Issue while show/hide content using SPSecurityTrimmedControl

I want to show/hide the search box based on the current logged in user. I have one permission group for e.g., xyz. this group has contribute permission to only document library(not even to the web). ...
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custom sts and authenticate to share point web application

I have one requirement can please take a look and guide me how to accomplish. i created a custom asp.net sts service as you told i created some claims (username,email,password) i want to make trust ...
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Full text search not finding pages

I have a normal page with text and pictures on it. When I search a term or even full sentence from this page, the search will not show up the specific page where it is on. It finds only documents ...
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AD user still have access denied to SharePoint 2013

I have added some users to a AD security group and I am adding that AD group to my SharePoint 2013 site. After a while i checked the username in SharePoint but the user still not exist in SharePoint ...
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View to show specific columns dynamically

I've custom list which has columns for each week of the year, i.e. The columns are named after the weeks (i.e. the date listed below) 4/27/15 5/4/15 5/11/15 5/18/15 5/25/15 6/1/15 6/8/15 ...
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Can not disable verbose loggin on sharepoint server 2013

I had some exception on my SharePoint server, so I went to CA >> Monitoring >> Diagnostic logging >>select all categories >> select Verbose After fixing the problem I went ...
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How can I use SPFolder.WelcomePage?

I found that I can set this property for any folder in a library. But what does it do? I thought I would get redirected to this welcome page when I click in the folder. Instead nothing is happening. ...
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In approval workflow, do not allow initiator approve the item?

I have a document library and an reusable workflow is added. The workflow is a simple Approval workflow which request the approval from a group of users 'ApproverGroup'. The initiator of the ...
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how to remove all duplicate values from a column

For some reason when a user is adding a record, it duplicates it three times. Why is that happening? Since there is many How can I remove any records that contains a duplicate in a specific ...
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Hidding columns from the EditForm for my wiki site

I am working on an EnterpriseWiki site collection, and when users edit the page properties as follow:- then will get all the fields inside the EnterpriseWiki content type as follow:- now i want ...
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Can I set alerts for an AD group without having exchange?

We have our security groups coming from AD on the AD import. A user wants to set an alert on a list to notify the group when something changes. The group is a global security group. I can set the ...