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Migration of site

I have a sharepoint 2007 site which I want to migrate to sharepoint 2013 can someone provide a resource, any URL for Tutorial. Let me know, if Its possible to migrate a site to 2013 from sharepoint ...
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Do I have to run Register-SPWorkflowService for each site collection?

As part of my SharePoint Server 2013 setup I sometimes need to integrate the new workflow infrastructure into the farm. I've followed the documentation starting from the SharePoint side of things: ...
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remove Page Title

I try to remove page title with addin the "Visible="false"". <SharePoint:AjaxDelta id="DeltaPlaceHolderPageTitleInTitleArea" runat="server" Visible="false"> <asp:ContentPlaceHolder ...
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“Working on it” Image from SharePoint 2013

i was wondering if theres a fix for the missing image on the "Working on it"-Animation in SP2013 Preview Google search didn't provisioned any fixes.. any ideas? Would like to solve that issue
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Branding Solution > Sandbox? App? for Farm

We have a branding vendor that is doing branding for the homepage (markup, script/schema). She suggested no-code sandboxed solutions (NCSSs) to deploy branding artifacts. We are on prem SP 2013 with ...
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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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Change web application's content database

Is it possible to configure my existing SharePoint 2010/2013 web application to point to a new/existing content database residing on another database server? If yes then how could I do it.
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Changing a users mention name

I have a user who was originally imported from AD with the first name Judith. She actually goes by Judy. When people mention her in their my sites newsfeed, they have to remember to type 'judi' ...
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Set show ribbon hide ribbon commands available programmatically

Set Site Actions -> Navigation -> Show and Hide Ribbon -> Make "Show Ribbon" and "Hide Ribbon" commands available to No How can we do the above programmatically?
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Why can't I sort the Search Results Web Part by a Managed Property?

I have a Search Results web part which shows items from my custom list. The custom list contains a site column called Idea Date. I've been trying for days to get this Search Results web part to sort ...
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Sharepoint Online search not showing the correct title

I have a content search webpart that shows the title of the file and other properties. However in some file its not using the property Title, it looks like its using the title on the first big ...
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Creating customized search results in SharePoint 2013 with Dispaly Template

I am trying to customize search result through display template. my template has two block for Rendering. how to customize search result such as following image: my HTML code for implement is: ...
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What is best and easiest way Custom list formatting in SharePoint 2013?

There are several ways for custom list formatting in SharePoint 2013? What is best and easiest way to format a Custom list in SharePoint 2013?
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What if I stop the Distributed Cache Service?

What will happen if I stop the Distributed Cache Service from Central Administration on my SP2013 server ? Will I really get better performance ? Improve navigation speed ? As I'm talking about ...
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Outgoing Email Settings

I'm getting an The e-mail message cannot be sent. Make sure the outgoing e-mail settings are configured correctly.' Here's what I've done: I've installed SharePoint 2013 on a VM. I have ...
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How to use jQuery and OData to expand multi user field in SharePoint 2013?

I am using jQuery to query a Sharepoint 2013 list and expanding the AssignedTo field (which is a Person or Group field type) in order to get the user id. I was able to get the code working when the ...
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Adding Font Awesome Icons to Quick Launch Links

When customizing the Quick Launch Links Navigation, I got stuck with adding Font Awesome Icons. How do I go about it so that it appears like the ones in the picture below? And the code is as below: ...
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Change a site column type from “Enhanced Rich Text” to “Rich Text”, will corrupt the data . even if we do not already have images and tables

I have an issue tracking list , and I chose to have the Description field as “Enhanced Rich Text” field, then I added a test content using text and bullets only. Then we decide to not allow users to ...
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return all empty folders in a document library using webservice

For a client I'm looking at the following case: They have all sorts of documents within a document library grouped into folders (multiple levels deep). If a folder doesn't contain a document, the ...
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Retrieve Fields/Column Names of a Sharepoint List using Javascript

<script type="text/javascript"> function retrieveFieldsOfListView(){ var clientContext = new SP.ClientContext.get_current(); var web = clientContext.get_web(); var list = ...
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Column Calculated #Name? error

I am creating a new column type in a SharePoint 2013 Online Document Library in order to parse a file name. Currently I have this formula I can add into =MID([Title],1,FIND(".",[Title],1)-1) This ...
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SharePoint 2013 and javascript

What is meaning of OnDemand scripts and what is not-on-demand scripts? In SharePoint 2013, when do we use SP.SOD.executeFunc and when to use ExecuteOrDelayUntilScriptLoaded ? What is best practice?
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good tutorial to learn using Sharepoint 2013 with powershell

I am looking to create some scripts that I will need for my SharePoint, but my power-shell skills are very bad. Is there any good tutorial that will help me become better at it ? It can be anything ...
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SPFolder.MoveTo functionality in JavaScript

In SharePoint 2013 I'm trying to add a script to move a folder from it's current location to a different parent folder while keeping the rest of the file structure the same. I am adding a button to ...
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New Install - SharePoint Foundation 2013 - Missing Templates?

Know this is a basic question, but I'm stumped. Just installed SharePoint Foundation 2013 ... when I go to "Site Content", new subsite, I only see the following templates available: Collaboration ...
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Update folder name using REST API

I am using REST to update folder name via sharepoint apps. My code as follows: executor = new SP.RequestExecutor(appweburl); executor.executeAsync({ url: appweburl + ...
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Is it possible to define distinct permissions per subsite?

In SharePoint 2013, I want to create several subsites on-demand and then associate users that will manage permissions in some of the subsites. Is this possible? Distinct permissions per subsite? ...
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Best approch to migrate SharePoint Site from 2010 to 2013

Best approch to migrate SharePoint Site from 2010 to 2013.I want to migrate site develop in SharePoint 2010 to 2013. What is best approach ?
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How to add a listviewwebpart by code

In my current production code, we have the following that was working perfectly fine: XsltListViewWebPart clientInfoWebPart = new XsltListViewWebPart(); clientInfoWebPart.Title = "Client Info"; ...
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Get selected value of dropdown choice list item

I'm trying to get the selected value of a dropdown list item. Nothing works. SPFieldChoice dropdown = list.Fields["Admin Guide"] as SPFieldChoice; var choices = dropdown.Choices; var selection = ...
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logical not of substringof() in 2013 REST API

I'd like to filter a rest request and get the opposite of: filter=substringof('foo', Title) I've tried with a leading "not" and also ending with "eq false" but those it seems are not valid queries. ...
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What are the steps involved in publishing provider hosted apps to SharePoint store/Office store/App marketplace?

Auto-hosted apps are not supported by Microsoft from next month, June 2014 onwards, Microsoft is recommending auto hosted apps to be converted to provider hosted apps. Publishing a SharePoint hosted ...
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limit scope of search webpart to site sharepoint 2013

I just created a search page for a proposal archive site we have. I noticed that when I search it finds me results from the parent site as well. Is there a way to limit the scope of the search to be ...
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SharePoint big list limitations

I have a scenario where there might be potentially more than 25 thousand documents in a single document library. Can a single document library SharePoint handle that number of items? What would be ...
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How different is Sharepoint 2013 online (Office 365) version to on premise install?

I've been asked to create some custom themes for an on premise SharePoint 2013 environment, however I only have access to SharePoint 2013 online version, ie mydomain.sharepoint.com Are there any ...
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how to specify icon image for 2013 SharePoint custom app built in Visual Studio 2012?

I am creating a "HelloWorld 2013" app in Visual Studio 2012 that deployes to my on-premises developer site. The app deploys to the site with no problems. My goal is to change the app icon (for ...
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SP2013: Get item by id from javascript function?

I have built a display template. In the item template I have some Images from the list "Employees". I have created a function to get some detail info. In this function I have one parameter with the id ...
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Adding Google Analytics to your Intranet without a fully qualified domain name?

I'd like to run Google Analytics on our farm, but none of our links are fully qualified domains (for example, our main intranet is hosted at http://sharepoint). Is there a way around this?
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Turn Off Minimal Download Strategy when stapling mysite

I have to deactivate the MDS when provisioning my sites. I have tried with an event receiver in a custom feature but it seems that when I execute this code in the receiver Guid featureGuid = new ...
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how to modify my SharePoint2013 web URL?

I'm here again =) I have the following url: http://servername:7050/site/subsite/Pages/default.aspx I would remove the "Pages" and have a custom url like this: ...
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How to edit web part name and view of web part?

I'm running stand-alone Sharepoint Foundation 2013, I want to be able to edit the name of a web part but cannot for the life of me find anyway of doing this. I also want to change the view of a ...
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How to handle app installed, uninstalled, upgrading events?

I am following this blog post http://blogs.msdn.com/b/vesku/archive/2013/10/02/ftc-to-cam-custom-actions-and-property-bag-entries.aspx On the video and the download it shows how to handle the app ...
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How to convert date based on current users, using client side code

I have a date that I want to display to the user, and the format should be dynamic and based on the user. If I do this I get a format that doesn't fit every user. var prettyDate = ...
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CSS changes after SharePoint 2010 to 2013 upgrade

We have SP2010 project with CSS applied to SharePoint page CSS classes. Now in SP2013 we notice that few CSS classes like 'quick-launch' no longer exist. That means we will have to change the CSS ...
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SharePoint deployment - Deployed to: GAC (WebURL/Global) / BIN

I know that when we deploy farm solutions then they are available under Central Admin --> System Settings --> Manage farm solutions. In this list of solutions, there are 3 columns. Name, Status and ...
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Checked null with dateTime in REST API SharePoint

I want to get all article pages which Article Date is not null. so I have try to do by this way. var ArticlePageContentTypeID = ...
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Is it possible to deploy SP 2010 Timer Job to SP 2013 farm?

Within a 2010 farm I've got a custom timer job. The timer job is installed/activated via web application feature. Now I need to provide the timer job's functionality/results to site collections ...
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SharePoint 2013 Workflow - Error occurred in deployment step 'Activate Features'

When I deploy my workflow.. I get the following error... Any idea what Can be causing this? Error 10 Error occurred in deployment step 'Activate Features': ...
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Replicate the Export to excel button in javascript for a JSOM app

I have completed my first sharepoint 2013 app (sharepoint hosted) where I'm using my own code to display list data etc rather than use any OTB pages/functionality. The one feature I want to include ...
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Launch SharePoint 2013 Workflow w/Javascript

Looking to launch a list workflow from script tied to a button on a form. I've been referencing this article, as well as the code from example 5, and even tried using SPServices, but have yet to come ...