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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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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 ...
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Check which site collections are most used

We have a webapp with 18,000 site collections. We need to know which of those site collections are really used and which are not used at all. Thats all I need, which options do I have? powershell? ...
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Visual Studio 2013 - Workflow debugging prerequisites failed to complete

I am experiencing an issue with debugging SharePoint 2013 Workflows in a SharePoint App solution: Has anyone encountered this error?
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How do we create Sub Site using JavaScript object module

My using following script to create Sub site. <script src="//ajax.aspnetcdn.com/ajax/4.0/1/MicrosoftAjax.js" <br/> type="text/javascript"><br/> </script><br/> ...
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Breaking the maximum number of refiners, limited to 20 in SharePoint 2013 search

The SharePoint project I'm currently working on uses a custom search results page. We've customized the display templates, the search results webpart, and the refinement panel. An enhancement to ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Site Content > New Webpart Page

Please take a look at this link: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd583147(v=office.11).aspx In that link it explains how to add custom templates into SharePoint for when you create a new ...
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Jquery Effect Disappears after some time

In NewForm.aspx I add `.ms-long{ text-transform:uppercase;} into PlaceHolderAdditionalPageHead part. So in NewForm.aspx makes upper the text which is entered but doesn't effect to the values. If the ...
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How to get publishing page friendly URL in Data View Web Part (DVWP)?

I have the managed navigation functionality activated in my publishing site on SharePoint 2013, which enables the creation of friendly URLs for pages by using the term store. Now I am working in a ...
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Two different versions of RSViewerPage.aspx on same farm?

I have a SharePoint 2013 farm with SSRS. On this farm, I have two web-apps (A and B). When we created web-app "A", we made some branding customizations to the RSViewerPage.aspx page. The problem is ...
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Get documents By ID from document library using Rest API

Scenario I have a Document library named "My Documents". In that library couple of folders, for these each folders have another couple of folders (subfolders) and inside these folders, certain ...
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How to debug using Visual Studio on load balanced WFEs

I have a 4 server farm. APP WFE1 WFE2 DB Both WFE1 and WFE2 are load balanced and their network name is SPLOAD. So basically I can open http://spload in browser and it opens website from one of ...
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Infopath form error when using people picker

SP2013 Enterprise, InfoPath 2013 I've built a form using InfoPath 2013 for a SharePoint 2013 list that includes two people picker controls for entering domain users. The fields these controls are ...
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Sharepoint app put file in stream

I have a Sharepoint app with a button in the app web that sends information about the selected item to the host web. Here I want to put the selected document in a stream. I have tried several methods ...
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2013 Search Settings > Configure Search Navigation > Change Search Parameter

I want to update the search dropdown for one of my sites so that it can search google (as an example) for one of the options. Right now I can enter http://google.com for the URL without any issue. ...
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Add Vertical Scroll in IE9

I'm re-branding an Intranet publishing site for SharePoint 2013 using VS2012 - I'm creating project as a Feature and deploying the .wsp file locally. Using IE9, short pages have no vertical scroll ...
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Update-SPProfilePhotoStore on New MySiteLocation throws exception on Deleted MySiteLocation

I had a malfunctioning MySite located at http://mysite:8080, which I deleted. I created a new web app at http://portal:8080 successfully, the MySiteHost Site Collection successfully, set up mysite in ...
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Getting Value from PeoplePicker / PeopleEditor

I'm Trying to create a new formulary in a new Asp page on my sharepoint site. So i need a field that can search all users and select one. I Saw on several forums that the best controls are ...
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View only Document Libraries in Sharepoint 2013

We've migrated from Sharepoint 2003. In Sharepoint 2003, there were a link in on the left hand side, called Documents. When you click this link, it list all document libraries in the site. How do ...
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How can I found out he page name I'm currently on in a Farm Wide feature?

I have a farm wide feature that overrides the suite control, the substance of which is similar to the following: public partial class SuiteLinksDelegateCtrl : UserControl { protected void ...
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Sharepoint Foundation 2013 - getting currently logged on user and passing it in url string/page viewer

I am migrating our existing wss 3.0 site to sharepoint Foundation 2013. Everything is complete but this one item. We have a Filemaker DB in house that also has a custom PHP frontend. I have a page ...
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Create new Index Component and add it to a clone topology?

I'm in the Search Service Application crawling a file server containing 480k items. The SharePoint Server only have a system disk with 20 GB free space, and there are no other servers available. Upon ...
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What is the best way to override _forms/default.aspx?

I've got FBA enabled. Created custom login page, which uses two factor authentication. It is all working fine, same as /_forms/default.aspx. However, I'd not like users to use /_forms/default.aspx as ...
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Sharepoint 2013 - Error installing pre-requisite on Windows Server 2012 R2

I have been trying to get my Sharepoint 2013 installed on windows server 2012 R2. I was never able to get past the pre-requisite installer. It keeps failing at "Configuring Application Server Role, ...
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Run JavaScript after “group by” in list has been clicked on and list data loaded

I have created a JavaScript function to take a url from a list item and turn it into an image. This function works great on a list that doesn't have group by setup. With this script the images will ...
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Set list item permissions in Workflow 2013

I've created a workflow inside an "App for SharePoint 2013" project. I need to set special permissions to the curent list item inside this workflow. I read this ...
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Search service insdie my SharePoint 2013 , how does it work

First of all I have created a new web application inside my SharePoint 2013. Then I defined the following :- From managed services I have created a new search service named "MySearch" and I defined ...
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sourceid ignored on search REST call (SharePoint 2013)

When I submit a search REST call, I am providing the sourceid of the list I want to search (an asset library). The results returned from the query are not limited to the items in the list, rather ...
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How to add a XSLT List View Web Part into a Page Layout

How is it possible to add a XSLT List View Web Part into a Page Layout? I want to do this basically so that instead of adding the web parts I want to multiple pages, I can just apply the specific page ...
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SharePoint MySite - Changing the notification email

SharePoint 2013 sends a notification email when you first setup your MySite. Does anyone know how can we update this email template. I see one of the ways is to update following key in SPSCore.resx ...
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CurrentUser.LoginName returns too much information

Say I am logged in as domain\spuser this is what I am expecting in return when I access SPContext.Current.Web.CurrentUser.LoginName, but instead I am getting "i:0#.w|domain\spuser". Anyone know why ...
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SharePoint 2013 Workflow: Can't get them to work again

I currently get the error "Invalid JWT token. Could not resolve issuer token" (401 error) when trying to start a new SP2013 Workflow instance. I deleted the WF farm already and recreated it (and ...
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Blue bar in the header disappearing on zoom in Sharepoint 2013

I noticed this in IE8. In Chrome it seems to be working fine. When I zoom in or out the page (CTRL+mouse wheel scroll or using the buttons in the browser's menu) the blue bar of the header disappears. ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Doing Web Services the right way

Many things have changed in SharePoint-architecture from 2010 to 2013. In 2010 I would create it in ISAPI-Folder. How do I create a custom web service in 2013? Hosting it in IIS? What App-Pool should ...
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Create Taxonomy sub-term using CSOM and javascript

in sharepoint managed metadata I found very little documentation on managing terms using javascript CSOM. I could create a taxonomy term directly under the term set but I want to create a term under ...
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Read property bag from a sharepoint app

I want to create a sharepoint 2013 app with asp.net mvc http://blogs.msdn.com/b/bspann/archive/2013/01/19/asp-net-mvc-based-apps-for-sharepoint-2013-on-premises.aspx The thing is we want to rely on ...
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SharePoint 2013 and Office Web Apps - Unable to view documents

We have a Web Applications Companion (WAC) server connected to our SharePoint 2013 web application (upgraded to claims based authentication). It appears to us that the WAC server does not trust the ...
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Sharepoint Table Name where Web Applications URL are stored?

Anybody knows which is the name of the SharePoint table where the full URL of a web application is stored? for example "http://myserver:9090" Is in Config DB or inside the content DB. Thank you EDIT ...
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C# How to read display templates location in Sharepoint 2013

Sharpeoint 2013 has a default filter template located at: _catalogs/masterpage/Display%20Templates/Filters/Filter_Default.js How can I read the absolute path of the _catalogs masterpage in C# ? ...
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SharePoint 2013 Workflow Configuration Error (Authentication)

I am a newbie when it comes to server configuration and maintenance. I installed a copy of SharePoint 2013 for evaluation purposes and got everything up and running okay, but have run into issues ...