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Modify the TypeDescriptors in Creator Method for BDC

I created a BDC list. When I create a new item, I have to type in all the neccessary columns. I want to make two of the columns radiobutton choice and dropdown list. I can't create new columns for ...
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Creating pages dynamically through code?

First thing is first, I'm doing this in Sharepoint 2013. I'm not exactly sure what the best approach is to be, so I'm explaining my problem and hopefully people can throw around some terms or ideas ...
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Document Set Contents Not Displaying With Custom Branding

I have a simple masterpage based off of the Oslo theme & the Starter Master Pages kit (https://startermasterpages.codeplex.com). We have a site with a Document Set library and while the list ...
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Using the razor engine in SharePoint 2013 Visual Web Part

I'm trying to make use of the razor engine in a SharePoint 2013 Web Part. This, I read, shouldn't be too difficult since SharePoint 2013 Visual Web Parts can be built using .NET Framework 4.0 I'm ...
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SharePoint 2013 list items paging

I'm trying to make a webpart with list items paging. I followed this link http://www.directsharepoint.com/2011/03/step-by-step-guide-to-implement-paging.html and on SharePoint 2010 server it works ...
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Microsoft.CustomDictionaryDeployment fails even if search content access account has reading permissions

I have a problem with my SharePoint 2013 installation, that is driving me nuts. The same error appears in the event logs every 10 minutes: The Execute method of job definition ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Error “init.js failed to load”

I am new to SharePoint 2013 server and SharePoint designer 2013. When I browse SharePoint site in IE, I am getting the below error. "init.js failed to load" But when I browse SharePoint site in ...
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Customizing discussions list in SP2013 with JsLink

I'm working on a community site and was looking at ways to modify UI of the discussion list that is presented to the user (and possibly more going forward). It is my understanding according to the ...
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Calculated value for Single line of Text doesn't work

I have a column named "Risk" and the condition of the values is here: Düşük: Risk <= 4 Orta: 4 < Risk <8 Yuksek: 8 <= Risk Risk value is the sum of 2 column values. ...
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App issue with SharePoint 2013 Developer Site

In SharePoint 2013 Developer Site: I am installing an app to my site and it worked fine with default stuff. I added some custom .js file in this app which will set the master page of site coll and ...
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How do you track down Workflow Errors in SharePoint 2013?

I recently set up SP 2013 to use workflows and I created a custom workflow in SPD 2013 that basically creates tasks and sets the items status when those tasks are completed. The problem is as soon as ...
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need to display image of the user in the people picker, Sharepoint 2013?

In the people picker, the attributes it shows are name,designation and their online or offline status, Is it possible to display the image of the person?
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Configuring the search service application fails

I want to activate the search service on my sharepoint 2013 server via the service application management. So i add a search service application. After some time, an error occurs: does anyone ...
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Content Deployment and what happens when deployed files change on the remote server?

A quick and simple question which I can't find a definite answer on: When using Content Deployment to e.g. deploy a subweb from Farm A to Farm B, Farm A is the "Master". What happens the next ...
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Adding new Result type in Search site of SharePoint 2013

I have added new file type (e.g. xyz) in Crawling section of Search administration of SharePoint 2013. I also added new Result type in SharePoint search site with condition: FileType Equal any off.. ...
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Why is the “SharePoint Administration” Service not started by default on SP2013?

I have carried out a fair share of SharePoint 2007/2010 installations over the years, but always in Farm mode, never in stand-alone mode. As our main database server is not yet upgraded to a version ...
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Filter query by site property

I have set a crawled property at the site level using $site.IndexPropertyKey.Add() and $site.Properties.Add() I set the value of that property to "somevalue" I full crawled. I mapped it to a managed ...
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Creating calendar view from list programmatically using Elements Module in Sharepoint 2013 apps

The following code is displaying my list...the baseview selected is the Calendar view i want but its displaying as a list. How to let SP know this should be displayed as a Calendar? <View ...
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SharePoint 2013 - “Change the Look” breaks when editing master page

I'm trying to make some changes to a master page, the thing I actually want to do is test the ReplaceColor attribute within the CSS, however it seems as soon as I do so, the whole 'change the look' ...
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How to edit an existing item in InfoPath Web Part with SharePoint 2013

I have a page with nothing on it but a Infopath Form WebPart which I want to use to be able to edit an existing item in a SharePoint list. I have the ID of the item being passed in on the query string ...
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Getting a managed metada field to use in sharepoint 2013 workflow condition

I'm working on a SharePoint 2013 publishing approval workflow that needs to compare if a managed metadata field in a newly created item is set to a specific value. This in order to assign a task to a ...
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How to load several users by array of login names CSOM

I have a dynamically created array of user logins, I would like to retrieve information about these users through CSOM. I found this great post, but there is explanation how to retrieve all users from ...
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CMIS Producer in Foundation 2013

I have to figure out how the CMIS support in SP2013 foundation does work out. And everything I find says that it is natively supported. But the site feature 'Content Management Interoperability ...
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SharePoint 2013 Term can not be shared multiple times in same term set

I want to reuse a term in 2 different term. As shown in Image I reused Search term in SharePoint 2010 Term. Now I also want to use Search Term in SharePoint 2013 Term... But I am getting error ...
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Why is SP.js is not registering for Anonymous Users?

In SharePoint 2013 I tried: ExecuteOrDelayUntilScriptLoaded(function () { alert("Hi"); }, 'SP.js'); But SP.js is not registering for anonymous users.
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Setting up a sharepoint production sever 2013 - Setup account permmision level

I am using three accounts and 4 different severs for this environment. Accounts - setup account - farm account - service account Severs - AppSever - DBSever - etc.... When i try to create a ...
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Delete sharepoint userprofile property using powershell

This is the script im using to delete the sharepoint userprofile property using powershell. #Load Sharepoint SnapIn if ((Get-PSSnapin "Microsoft.SharePoint.PowerShell" -ErrorAction ...
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How to update title of Sharepoint web using REST in c#

I want to know how to update title of Sharepoint web using REST. I have used REST to view the title but not sure how to update the title. I can view the title by exploring ...
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Creating a Site Collection - Get “Error in resolving user”

I have a SharePoint 2013 environment in a DEV_DOMAIN that was upgraded from SharePoint 2010 COMPANY_DOMAIN should have a trust set up with DEV_DOMAIN. I'm logged into the site as ...
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sharepoint 2013 / bootstrap.js / only working in edit mode

I am trying to get the twitter bootstrap framework running on our sharepoint 2013 intranet page. When I'm editing the page, the code is working as expected. After saving the web part page, the ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Cloud Share App error

I am using "Cloud Share" SharePoint 2013 VM and just write a hello world , SharePoint 2013 - Auto Hosted App. While build the solution, I got the below error: Error 1 Error occurred in deployment ...
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Remove app from SharePoint with PowerShell

I have deployed an app to SharePoint 2013, but something went wrong during deployment. Now I cannot remove or redeploy this app. Can I force remove this app with powershell or STSADM, like you can ...
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SP 2013 Log Viewer?

does anybody know if there is already a log viewer tool available that can completely read SharePoint 2013 log files? As far as i know the 2010 log viewer tools can't parse the log files of 2013 and i ...
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sp2013: Wildcard before and after search keyword in a list?

I am using sp2013. I have created a list. Inside this list I can search. When I search on a keyword it checks only if the results are compare. I would like to show also results where the keyword ...
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Sharepoint 2013, o365 Exchange Online Task Sync

We use Office 365 for hosted exchange, and I have an on premises SharePoint 2013 farm, and I'm trying to find a way to sync tasks with Outlook. I have been researching for the past couple days and ...
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Duplicate filter values in a calculated column

I have a document library with a calculated column. This document library is populated from a windows service. Every time a new document is added, the calculated column has a formula to choose ...
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Can I automatically add Tasks to the Timeline

I am trying to setup a task list in SharePoint 2013 that will automatically add new tasks with start and end dates to the timeline. Has anyone had any luck with this? I looked around at creating a ...
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Return the most recent date in a list column by referencing other Date columns within the list

Is there a way to return the most recent date in a list column by referencing other Date columns within the list? I am making a list that will track revisions on the same line item. For example, ...
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Customize “Add New Item” form in a Sharepoint 2013 List to pull parameters from the query string

I would like to customize the add new item form in a sharepoint list to pull a query string parameter and automatically set it as one of the lookup fields in the new item. I have found a perfect ...
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executeQueryAsync fail on Chrome

I am using SP.ClientContext (JS library) to update some item's fields. It is working fine on IE but on Chrome I get this error (displayed as alert): Request Failed, status code 0 text '' The ...
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Sharepoint designer is not responding

I want to edit a page in share point 2013 but it freezes and share point designer is not responding for several times and I tried many ways like uninstall and install share point designer, install ...
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Sharepoint 2013 WebPart Timer not Tick

I'm looking solution for async reload webpart. In most founded solutions code look like below, but code not work. Timer.Tick not fire... <%@ Assembly Name="$SharePoint.Project.AssemblyFullName$" ...
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How to change workflow farm administrators group

Is there a way to change the WF farm's admin group from "builtin\administrators" to another group once Workflow Manager is installed? Just to be clear, this command supposedly does this but it does ...
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SharePoint 2013 App solutions structure

I have VS2012 app solution with two projects in it A B The workflow is included to the A project and I would like to add this workflow to the B project. I have not found the workflow's elements in ...
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Getting List with REST Service to HTML page on different domain

I am trying to get data from SharePoint and display it in an HTML page on a separate domain using SharePoint 2013's API. The SP instance sits on-prem and the other domain is also within our firewall ...
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Sharepoint 2013 - ASP.NET/HTML Requires Sign-in to render?

I have a website where one specific block of ASP.NET/HTML code renders only when I am signed into the website. This happens across all browsers. I need the 'caption_homebanner' div to render for ...
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How to add a header title in people result search?

I want to add a header title in people result search? I want to add here (red square): Is there a sharepoint control or anything or is it just not possible? I want to know too if it is possible ...
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WebPart toolpart changes PeoplePicker output

I have a strange behavior when using a peoplepicker field in a page layout. When I open the toolpart for a webpart, the field's content is rendered diffrent: Normal With toolpart The ...
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Problems when adding custom viewstyle to vwstyles.xsl and vwstyles.xml

I've been trying for quite a few hours to customize the thumbnail view on a picture library in SharePoint 2013 without luck. What I want to do is add the date the picture was taken underneath the ...
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Cross-site publishing with star rating

We are setting up a cross-site publishing solution. Got that working fairly well following this tutorial. But we would like our users to be able to rate the individual items on the publishing side ...