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External users in SharePoint 2013 people search

Hello SharePoint people. There is a branch in the company (Domain A + SP 2013) which has its own domain (Domain B + SP 2010). There is no trust set up between the domains and they are not on the ...
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ListItem values changed when creating subsite from template

I have a problem where i have a template generated through "save site as template". With this template I want to create a subsite to a sitecollection. All is fine to the point when I look a list in ...
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currentCultureName vs currentUICultureName

What is the difference between _spPageContextInfo.currentCultureName and _spPageContextInfo.currentUICultureName. _spPageContextInfo.currentCultureName was not working for me and i tried the other ...
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AppDomain.CurrentDomain.AssemblyResolve in SharePoint 2013

Does AppDomain.CurrentDomain.AssemblyResolve work in SharePoint WSP solution? I added a delegate control using WSP solution and it registers a method to AppDomain.CurrentDomain.AssemblyResolve. ...
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Sharepoint 2013 with Workflows 2013 Issue

I have a problem that I am seeking answer for. Problem: 2013 Workflows do not execute on SharePoint Server 2010 Workflows execute fine SharePoint designer when talking to the server can create, ...
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Adding Footer in Starter master page using Visual Studio SharePoint 2013

How to add a footer to the Starter master page using visual studio?
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Custom Master page dynamic logo using Visual studio SharePoint 2013

We have used a starter master page and created a visual studio master page solution. The master page has OOB global level navigation. These navigation have sites(Site A, Site B, SIte C) in them and ...
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What document library features should be used for department Intranet?

I'm trying to design a new Intranet in an on-premise SharePoint 2013 Enterprise environment, but do not know enough about most features to be confident in decisions. I have around 50 different ...
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How do I change the displayed view order for a list in SharePoint 2013?

I have a list and a requirement to show certain views by default. Thankfully, the default view always shows up first in the list, but after that it seems that everything is controlled alphabetically. ...
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Issues with Single Farm, Multiple Web Applications and Workflows for FBA Users

General Info We have three Web Applications on a single SharePoint Farm. Each Web Application has its own FBA (SqlProvider) Database, ConnectionString, Membership and Role Providers with distinct ...
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How to Add file to Layouts folder in 14 hive Using Solution for SharePoint 2013

We have migrated our SharePoint Project from 2010 to 2013. All the code references have been changed with respect to 2013 solution. Now we need to add one html file in C:\Program Files\Common ...
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Refiners based on managed properties

I had a situation before where I could link meta data / site columns with managed properties to use is as a refiner in my search center. I created the search center subsite under the root site ...
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Copy element action

I am currently trying to implement a custom workflow where one can copy a list item in sharepoint 2013. This is what I did to achieve this: add a custom workflow ("copy list element") workflow ...
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Search display template

In a previous Sharepoint set-up a created a sub site /search and copied my custom display template in the folder: /_catalogs/masterpage/Display%20Templates/Search The folder contains HTML and ...
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NewDocSet and JSLink

I'm creating a custom field type and use JSLink for rendering this field in forms. Unfortunately, when I try to create a new Document Set, my .js file is not attached to the page and field rendering ...
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Username difference between site collections

In the root site collection of my SharePoint web application I see the username as first name - last name, but in other site collections the username is displayed as DOMAIN\USERID. How can I change ...
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Performance Issue - AppRedirect.aspx taking long time to redirect to Provider Hosted App

We have a SharePoint 2013 environment with Provider Hosted App. In TEST environment, SharePoint is able to redirect to Provider Hosted App (via AppRedirect.aspx) in milliseconds. However in ...
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Unable to edit SharePoint Online site in SharePoint Designer

My organization just enrolled for O365 and have enabled SharPoint for creating sites. I have created a Site Collection and am the primary Site Collection Owner of the site. However, when I try to open ...
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Best approach to remove the title field from my issue tracking list

I want to add an issue tracking list, which have the following custom columns:- Book Name Book Description Book Author published date Publish status. now to achieve this i did the following ...
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SharePoint Search Results Does not Show Some documents

We have a problem as follows: 1) When we search for a particular document on a search center page, we get some results, but the document we are searching for is missing. 2) But when we perform the ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Issue Tracking List

I created a new Issue Tracking list. When a record is marked as "resolved", the Assigned to field is wiped out. What do I need to do to prevent the Assigned to field wipe out? Thanks for your help ...
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How can I have two urls redirect to the same site?

We are getting rid of an old site http://sharepoint/sites/oldSite and would like to automatically redirect users to the new site http://sharepoint/sites/newSite if they try to hit the old site url. ...
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Sharepoint “forgot password” email redirectory

My organisation works in a direct sync environment so all our Microsoft products are linked via one account. Whenever a user clicks "forgot password" an email will be sent to the helpdesk and they ...
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Configuring the value of [Today] in sharepoint

I am trying to change the time zone settings that [Today] should follow. It is currently taking UTC-8 and I want to change that to UTC timezone. I tried changing the regional settings timezone at ...
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Can two site columns with same ID in two solutions, deployed to two site collections in same farm interfear?

I have found a weird behavior of SP2013: I have 2 WSP solutions In each, there is elements.xml file containing site column. In both solutions, ID and Name of columns is the same. Site column is of ...
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CAML Query using <In> element breaks after >60 values are placed inside

The following CAML Query works on my list that has over 5,000 items because the Title field is indexed: <View Scope="RecursiveAll"> <ViewFields> <FieldRef Name="Editor" /> ...
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sharepoint search api timezone issue

Sharepoint search api seems to use a different timezone I created 5 new articles with today's date, but they are not appearing in the api search query. I have a search query rule which picks up ...
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Block list from Farm/Site Search but still allow Search against list

Due to security reasons I had to disable search for certain libraries and lists from appearing in the site/farm level search box (done in advanced settings). However for admin purposes search is ...
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How to set read-only attribute on file

I have .docx file on sharepoint which should be read only but I do not know how to set this attribute in my sharepoint application in c# code behind. How to set read-only attribute on file in code ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Online Document Set

Is It possible to move/copy Doc Set from library A to library B (same siteCol), with Workflow ? I created a workflow with SPD 13, but was warned that it is not possible! Have I done wrong? Or is it ...
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How bad is it to put rdlc files in layout folder

How bad is it to put rdlc files in layout folder ? I want to add it to layout folder so that in my webpart code behind I will be able to call it then. I can't think of any other place, maybe custom ...
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ListFieldIterator shows [“Title” column value]

I am writing a webpart for SP 2013 with ListFieldIterator. If ControlMode equal to SPControlMode.Edit or SPControlMode.New it works good. If ControlMode equal SPControlMode.Dispaly i see ["Title" ...
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Use Content Type from Subsite on Parent Site

I have two content types on a subsite with their fields, and i need to use his content type on a parent site, on library Document, i have already add the reference for those two content types in ...
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SharePoint search problem with Complete matching

A client of ours required that Complete Matching is turned on for managed properties on which we refine (actually terms from Managed Metadata). In our case let's say there is a "Content" refiner ...
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ListFieldIterator for Edit forms

I've created New item form with ListFieldIterator but now I need to build one in EDIT and Display Mode. Can you guide me how to achieve it for Edit mode? Simply changing ControlMode = ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Wrong pagelayout highlighted

There is one weird issue observed, that when we change page layout, existing page layout remains highlighted, until we check-in page(either custom or SharePoint default master page) Any comments / ...
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Is there a way to allow external users to send emails to my list

I am working on SharePoint server 2013, and i have added an Announcement list. then i configure the announcement list to receive in-coming emails,so currently our domain users can send an email to the ...
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Development Advice for a new Content Type

I am a SharePoint Administrator and new to both SharePoint Development and Sp 2013, and trying to learn development working on my own environment. What I want to achieve is to create a new ...
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Business Data Connectivity entity namespace purpose

I've noticed that my BDC's entity namespace is a SharePoint website url. I have recently imported successfully our BDC during a SharePoint migration, and the namespace remains the same on the new ...
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Populate List Data based on selection in InfoPath form on load

I have a subsite named HR. Whenever HR Office goes to this site they should be able to see the requests for their approvals in a task list. I want to select any request from SharePoint task list and ...
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design a form in sharepoint designer 2013

What is the current way to create and design a form in SharePoint Designer 2013? I have a list and there is the form for a new item start.aspx#/Lists/Listname/NewForm.aspx. In SharePoint Designer I ...
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Create Custom Action for Ribbon in SharePoint hosted Add in

I am following the instructions in http://sharepointinterface.com/2013/01/22/custom-ribbon-button-image-limitations-with-sharepoint-2013-apps/ (and other walk through pages) both on my on premise DEV ...
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Best practise for upgrade site collection with its separate content database in sharepoint 2013?

In Sharepoint 2010 farm web application : http://www.company1.com ;content db : wss_company site collection : http://www.company1.com/products ( /Products is a explicit managed path in ...
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Dashboard for SharePoint server health [closed]

I want to create a dashboard to show the health of SharePoint servers using .NET code (C#). Anyone suggest me some ideas???
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How to get the text, not the ID number, from an external look-up field with InfoPath?

I have an InfoPath form with a drop-down list that needs to be populated with a field from an external SharePoint list. However the field is a Look-up Field and when I get it to populate the drop-down ...
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SP.Utilities.Utility.SendEmail “To” must be different format for some users

I am having trouble with sending emails via REST in javascript following the answer in this question: Send E-mail from javascript using REST API My issue is that emails, for some users, are only ...
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SharePoint 2013 Warm up script for Claims Provider

I tried this blog but I get and error with "Invoke-WebRequest : Invalid Uri. The host name could not be parsed." Can anybody help me resolve this issue?
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SharePoint 2013 - Page not found referer URL

I want to get Page referrer URL in order to keep record that invalid URL exists on which Page. I have given try to : Page.Request.ServerVariables["HTTP_REFERER"] ...
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How to edit ribbon button tooltip

There is a custom ribbon button MyButton declared inside feature and deployed on site. Now I need to change it's tooltip value in some cases: Button enabled: Some text Button disabled and there is ...
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Which library do I have to include to use SPListItem in VBA?

I want to read and modifiy SharePoint Lists with VBA from within Microsoft Excel 2013. Unfortunately I can not find which library I have to include to use those commands like described here: ...