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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 ...
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How can we create new options in SharePoint menu?

We are using SharePoint 2013 for intranet portal. Not apps. We have a document library with documents. When we click on document ellipses then we want to add new menu item along with the existing ...
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Is it possible to make SharePoint lists accessible cross domain using REST API?

Is it possible to make SharePoint 2013 resources accessible via internet using REST API? Say I want to do CURD with a list from outside of SharePoint. How we can manage credentials for this situation? ...
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JavaScript error while added jquery library to standard teamsite

I have a standard SharePoint 2013 Teamsite template with "seattle" masterpage and added jquery in the head of the seattle.html to solve some branding issues(screen 1). The problem is that I always get ...
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Temporarily Disable Workflow On Single List Item

I would like to modify a single list item, but I don't want the workflow to run, nor do I want to pause workflow for the entire list. How can I temporarily disable workflow on a specific list item, ...
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Summary Links WP with Variations. Error with “internal” links

I have a site collection that contains two variation labels (sv-se and en-us). The english site is source and the swedish site is a target. I'll use the standard ootb web part "summary links" on the ...
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Is Profile synchronization by using SharePoint AD Import supported for single server installation?

Synchronize user and group profiles in SharePoint Server 2013 This article mentions that You must have a full installation of SQL Server, not the Express edition. Profile synchronization will not ...
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How can SharePoint 2013 be used to administer objects to be lent to someone else?

Could SharePoint 2013 be used to administer devices that can be lent to customers like in a public library but with more complex objects and flexible rental durations? It should be possible to ...
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InfoPath 2013 Form & Capturing Email Address

Before I give up on InfoPath I am asking for help. I created an InfoPath form with two textbox fields. The form will be connected to a sharepoint 2013 document library. I am not sure if I have ...
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Sharepoint Library Corruption

I am experiencing an odd issue with my SharePoint 2013 environment. Running on RTM prior to putting the system in production, I was letting my users fiddle around with an SP site. They had edit ...
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SharePoint 2013 sp.js Getting the column names of custom list

*Edit* I have figured out how come the data returned for the columns was showing the wrong labels. The issue occurs when the list columns are created using the quick edit mode, as it allows you to ...
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how to customize OOB web parts UI

SharePoint 2013 brings a new concept of UI customization, via the JSLink, allowing to reconfigure the Web Parts UI aspect/behaviors, as exemplified by O'Brien here. Although, most of SPObjects ...
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SharePoint 2013 App with Workflow and custom Task List

In my current project, I want to create a Workflow within a SharePoint App. This Workflow uses a History and a Task List. But I don't want to generate these Lists. I want to create my own custom ...
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Activate only selected features on SharePoint 2013 deployment

Using Visual Studio 2010 and CKSDEV 2010, I was able to select to set of features (right click on project, select features to activate). Then using a custom deployment configuration, I used to ...
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Display templates - style block / media queries - remove //<![CDATA[

I'm having trouble inserting style block inside a display template. See code below: <a class="articleListing" href="_#= linkURL =#_" title="_#= $htmlEncode(carouselHeading) =#_"> ...
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Create State Service Application and the Usage and Health Data Collection application

Based on this message "I am going to run some PowerShell scripts to create the State Service Application and the Usage and Health Data Collection application. These came from a presentation that ...
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“nativehr” error while trying to delete list items through ProcessBatchData

Plain and simple, I'm trying to delete a massive amount of items from a list as quickly as possible using a c# app, and have seen references to batch processes being the best way to do this. Not ...
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Uploading to SharePoint 2013 slow from explorer

When uploading from Windows Explorer (Windows 7) to SharePoint 2013, using drag and drop, I get a spinning circle, and the process never seems to complete. I have turned off 'Automatically detect ...
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Using field/column in html Page Layout but in CSS — Sharepoint 2013

I know you can use fields to define the content in a page, for instance, <div id="titleField"> <!--MS:<PageFieldTextField:TextField runat="server" ControlMode="Display" ...
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Claim Based authentication on SharePoint 2013 and “Integrated Security”

I have a problem with a SharePoint 2010 application that now runs on SharePoint 2013. The application has been converted and seems to have no problem "from a code" point of view. The problem comes ...
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No Connection between SP2013 and Workflow manger

Goal: Install Workflow manager in order to use SharePoint 2013 workflow. Problem: When I try registrating between SP2013 och WorkFlow manager based on the code: Give this command ...
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Possible to hide Site Actions menu content by permission level through CustomSiteAction.xml in Sharepoint 2013?

Is this possible? I am trying to limit view of the "View All Site Content" menu to administrators only, and I am able to to it on individual sites by editing the seattle.master page in each directory. ...
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SP Designer 2013 - External Content Types & BCS

I'm currently setting up an experimental 2013 environment with BCS, following the instructions in the AdventureWorks white paper found here - ...
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Where/How Do I Add Backbone.js to Home.aspx Without Visual Studio

Is there a way to add an external javascript file to Home.aspx? I tried to add it to the Content PlaceHolder - PlaceHolderAdditionalPageHead but it didn't work (meaning that the link did not appear in ...
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Upload user profile images from desktop to sharepoint using a windows service

All, I was so glad to find this community. I am sharepoint newbie and just started working on Sharepoint 2013. My task is to upload and set user profile images which are saved in a local disk (share ...
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Set SPNavigationNode to open in a new window using PowerShell in SharePoint 2013

Based off of several blog posts I attempted the code below: $n1 = New-Object -TypeName "Microsoft.SharePoint.Navigation.SPNavigationNode" -ArgumentList "People", "http://myURL", $true ...
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Using Lookup Value in a JS Link Context - SP2013 Foundation

I am tasked with styling some lists for our Intranet Home Page. While I was fairly capable of this in SharePoint 2010 using Data Views and XSLT, I am trying to learn the new (and I think better) way ...
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Uninstall Workflow manager client

I have been fighting to get workflow manager installed and running on my dev server for about two weeks, installing/uninstalling/reinstalling over an over again. I was FINALLY able to get it working ...
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Anything other than username in Person or Group column will not resolve only in quick edit mode

This is a SharePoint 2013 environment migrated from SharePoint 2010 (this works properly in the old 2010 environment). There's a “Person or Group” column present in a document library. When using ...
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How to assign value to text property of TaxonomyWebTaggingControl?

I have a taxonomy picker control which is multi-allow type. I want to populate the text of that control. My code is: BindTaxonomyControls(); SPWeb currentWeb = SPContext.Current.Web; SPList ...
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SP2013 Custom Document Library: The SPListItem being updated was not retrieved with all taxonomy fields

I got a custom document library, deployed from Visual Studio 2012 which contains the Enterprise Metadata Field. While saving an item in SharePoint2013, I get the following error: The SPListItem ...
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Multiple display form for custom list

I want to show different views to 2 different users for a custom list. Is it possible to add multiple display forms for a custom list in sharepoint 2013 ? How can we specify this? I need to do this ...
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Error when setting notification in discussion board

Sharepoint 2013, I add a discussion board via insert Web Part (also tried as App Part). I want to set notification on a topic by clicking "Alert me". On the next screen I adjust the settings and hit ...
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Displaying additional list fields in SharePoint 2013 Community site (in view within Topic.aspx)

Within a SharePoint 2013 Community Site - I have additional fields in the 'Discussion List' but only the top 2 fields are displayed in the details view within 'Topic.aspx'. How do I get the other ...
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SharePoint creating web application on APP instead of WFE

I have one APP and one WFE server. Microsoft SharePoint Foundation Web Application service is stopped on APP but is running on WFE. When I go to CA to create a new Web Application, in the URL ...
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moving my Issue Tracking list from environment to another

I have added an issue tracking list on my SharePoint 2013 staging server. I did some test on it. Now I need to move the list with its content type to our production server. So, what is the best ...
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Can a content database upgrade be stopped and resumed?

When you run the SharePoint management shell cmdlet Upgrade-SPSite -VersionUpgrade to upgrade a 2010 database to 2013 it can take a really long time, sometimes days. Suppose you experience a power ...
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SharePoint 2013 Branding HTML 5 Master Page “s4-titlerowhidetitle” Not working to hide content

I've started with an HTML5 Master Page and am having trouble making the Header disappear when I use the ribbon functionality. The ribbon just pushes the Title down. I would very much not like to add ...
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How to restore one list contents only?

I have a sharepoint application which consists of 5 content dbs. There are 18,000 site collections. In one of the site collections an invoice list, was deleted its contents. Probably by someone ...
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SharePoint 2013 - FBA - Error on Login Failed

I have configured FBA with SharePoint 2013. It works well without any issues. But when any user enters wrong username or password and login fails, then below error gets posted in event viewer on ...