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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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Simultaneous development environment for SP2010 and SP2013 in single OS

I have on my laptop a development environment as win7 with std IIS, SharePoint 2010 Server, SQL 2008 R2 and Visual Studio 2010. I already installed Visual Studio 2012 side by side. But what about ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Community site: Unable to reply on a post

Im working on Sharepoint 2013 Community site template. When I manually create a discussion in discussions list liking and replying features are working fine, but when I programmatically add a ...
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SharePoint 2013 and AutoCAD

Environment: 2010 Enterprise, but have 2013 ready to be deployed I'm looking at various solutions for browser-based CAD file viewing and markup (or a comparable alternative). We currently run SP2010, ...
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“Web Template” item template is not available in Visual Studio 2012 list of item templates

I am working with visual studio 2012 and want to add sharepoint 2013 "Web Template" item from VS 2012 list of sharepoint 2013 item templates. But I could not find "Web Template" item in SP 2013 item ...
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How Visual Studio checkes that SharePoint has been installed on my local PC?

I want to build wsp file for SharePoint 2013, but it is not installed on my local PC. What should I do to make this thing possible? I guess that I need to tell Visual Studio somehow that SharePoint ...
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Where to download trial of Sharepoint Standard 2013?

I need SharePoint to check some integration capabilities. At http://sharepoint.microsoft.com there is a big button labeled Download SharePoint trial. But clicking on it redirects me to ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Apps Authentication error

I develop a simple SharePoint Hosted App and deploy but when i open this app, there is popup for id and password. which id password i need to enter because they dont accept administrator id password
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Is there any way to validate site ID without instantiating SPSite?

I need a fast way to ensure that site ID is correct. Instantiating SPSite seems to be quite expensive, so may be there are other options to do this.
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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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SharePoint 2013 APIs for anonymous and/or mobile access

In SharePoint 2013 (Preview), does any of the APIs (csom, REST, etc.) work with anonymous access? With mobile access? I haven't found any reference to this in the documentation. I did a quick test ...
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Sharepoint 2013. Add JS to NewForm.aspx of a list

how to place JS-code to NewForm.aspx of a list in SharePoint 2013 APP. In sharepoint 2010 we can use this list definition to add JS: <List ...> <MetaData> ... <Form ...
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How to access the documents in using javascript in SharePoint 2013 Preview?

I try to get familiar with with the Javascript API of SharePoint 2013 (Preview). Therefore I started a SharePoint-hosted app using VS2012. The default app works just great after deploying to my local ...
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Embedding an Access database in SharePoint?

I have a client who would like me to embed an access database from another location (document library) to a SharePoint page in an editable format. Similar to how you can add the "Excel Web Access" web ...
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How do I style the Search Results page?

When I type something into our search box I get redirected to _layouts/15/osssearchresults.aspx. How do I brand this page? Can I apply our master page and page layouts to it?
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Calculated column on SharePoint List

I use SharePoint 2013 FDN List for a basic IT Helpdesk - I'm looking to created a calculated column that can measure time it takes for a case to be closed. Date Created and Status = Not Started TO ...
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SharePoint 2013 Dispose checker

I've used SPDisposeCheck for SP2007/2010 and find it very useful for finding undisposed sp objects, but from this blog post, it's mentioned that it's no longer working for 2013. Is there any ...
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Farm outgoing email multiple addresses

Is it possible in SP2013 to configure multiple email accounts for the outgoing email? I wish to have one email address for each web application.
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Custom Search Result Template. How to Get ListID and WebId?

I'm trying to find the way to get access to a few additional fields inside my custom search result template. This template is attached to a content type that is derived from a common Folder if it ...
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How can I limit search results to only one child site below the current site?

I have an application where the end user is able to add new subsites to existing sites, and add sub sites to those sub sites and so on. As part of the site template I have a Search Results Web Part ...
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How to reuse Document Library Template (.stp file) in another subsite on SharePoint 2013?

I saved a Document Library as a Template in subsite A and an .stp file was generated. Now I want to reuse this template in another subsite B. How can I import this .stp file to use it as a template ...
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Get url of ALL lists on a SharePoint 2013 site using JSOM

I'm trying to retrieve the url for all lists on the current SharePoint site. I've managed to get the title for each list, I've also found resources explaining how to get the url of one specific list. ...
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Cannot use “postOfficeBox” in User Profile Synchronization Service

I would like to use the "P. O. Box"-AD-attribute (according to http://www.selfadsi.de/user-attributes-w2k8.htm it is named "postOfficeBox") in SharePoint. Unluckily i cannot find the according entry ...
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Update SharedWithUsersId REST API

I've been looking at the REST API to update fields in SharePoint. I can get it to update the title without any problems, however when I go to update the SharedWithUsersId they do not update. I don't ...
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“The activity named 'WorkflowXaml_GUID' from scope was not found” when deploying SP 2013 Workflow

Ok. I have been getting this issue once in a while and I need to know how to fix it. Scenario: I wanted some custom actions performed on my workflow. So created an activity library and a class that ...
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how to add a view filter to check if the login user is inside a group,same as for [Me]

I have added the following filter inside a view:- Which will filter if the “Assigned To” field equals the logn user. But now if the “assigned to” field contain a group which I belong to, then the ...
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Get List with MDS (Minimal Download Strategy) enabled

Consider the following code: string srcUrl = Request.Params["sourceUrl"]; SPList list = SPContext.Current.Web.GetList(srcUrl); with MDS Feature disabled: string srcUrl = ...
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Sharepoint 2013 search not working - OOTB

The sharepoint search is not working on my VM machine . It was working as expected and today i receive the below errors in ULS logs . Any resolution ? ...
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How do I get the real Web template name and Id from a web?

I'm creating a tool that will "clone" webs inside a site. It reads child webs of a set web and displays them as templates for the user to select from. I've however run into a problem when I try to ...
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Automating Upload of large volume files to Document library in SharePoint 2013 Office365

I have searched in the internet for multiple tools and none of tools are supporting to pre-fill metadata values for a document. I just wanted to know is there any tool which can automate the process ...
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Changing Left navigation in MySite (my content) for all users

In a SharePoint online (office 365) project, I am trying to add two new links to the left navigaion of my-sites, which must be visible for all users. when users go to their My-site (newsfeed). The new ...
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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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SharePoint 2013 Http Web Service Action

I have created a basic SharePoint 2013 workflow with the intent to call the Rest API to retrieve the users from a SharePoint Group. To do this I am attempting to use the HTTP Web Service action ...
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Calculating Fiscal Year

I am creating a document library in SharePoint 2013, where I want to have a column which shows the fiscal year (= not the date, only the year). It has to be a choice menu, since people in the ...
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Sharepoint list browsable through windows explorer in a computer but not in another computer

I have a sharepoint (2013) list where I have the permissions (designer). I can browse the sharepoint directory from my computer such as (\comp_name\directory\list) through windows explorer. I cannot ...
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Autocomplete Lookup - Finding the Best Approach

In my past months learning the ins and outs of Sharepoint, I've had some difficulty finding a really good solution for creating an Autocomplete Lookup. I've explored a couple different options, each ...
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Sharepoint Hosted Apps - Why separate domain should be created?

Really, why? You said XSS. Ok, what is XSS? XSS allows me to execute maleficent script on different domain. So, from an app web I can't break something in a host web. But stop. I can request ...
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Sharing a site on a domain

I set up a SharePoint Foundation server on a domain. When I try to access the central admin site, it won't allow me to since the local Administrator account is not on the domain. When I try to ...
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Moving Perf Point 2010 content to 2013

I'm trying to migrate PerformancePoint content from a SharePoint 2010 instance to a 2013 instance. I cannot do a database attach upgrade. All Google has shown me is that I can move the content from ...
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Where are the uploaded pictures in the newsfeed saved?

When we upload a picture in the newsfeed (through the upload picture button) where does this picture go and where it is saved? Because, after some time the feed expires and stops showing the old ...
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SharePoint 2013 reading data from multiple document libraries from multiple subsites in one site collection

I have multiple subsites in single site collection. All of these subsites have document library with same name. So is it possible using JSOM to read data from multiple document libraries with same ...
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Sharepoint 2013 App Only Token

I am making a Provider-Hosted Sharepoint 2013 app in PHP. I have successfully authenticated with OAuth and can make requests on behalf of a user but I am struggling to figure out how to make requests ...
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Updating list items by JSOM

I am currently trying to migrate a list from one sharepoint to another. I did this a few months ago allready and there it worked not bad. But now I run into problems. The list is a discussion list. I ...
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Can you include the Document Library name in Document Search Results?

We want to include the name of a document's containing document library in search results, but it doesn't appear to be a managed or crawled property. Is there a way to achieve this without custom code ...
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Change the Title on Document Library new item dialog

I have a document library where I only want users to upload images file types and nothing else. First question, when a user selects 'Browse', can I select the accepted extensions filter by default? ...
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Programmatically setting HtmlDesignAssociated value

I'm deploying a composed look from the server (including the .spcolor, .spfont, master.html and master.preview files), but I cannot get the field Associated File to select. I've tried setting it in ...
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InfoPath complex file attachment

Using SP2013, IP2013 I've been searching fruitlessly for a way to easily attach multiple files to an InfoPath form (for a custom list). Basically what has been asked of me is to make a form for a ...
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Embed Video with VideoEmbedPlayer and Autoplay

I want to embed a video in a User Control within SharePoint 2013 (this has to work on IE8 at least). I am currently using this piece of code: <iframe ...
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CORS with SPServices + jQuery

I need to access from a different domaine on a mobile a sharepoint list. Here is my code, a simple get request : $.support.cors = true; $(function() { $().SPServices({ operation: "GetListItems", ...
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How can we create custom actions in new/edit/display form SharePoint ribbon?

We are using SharePoint 2013 for intranet portal. Not apps. We have a document library with documents. On clicking the document we get it opened in a modal popup. On the ribbon of this display form ...