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using jslink to color code totals in a view when grouping

Im using JSlink to color code some cells in a view which works fine however i also need to color code the totals of the columns that are grouped. Does anyone know how you can access the totals when ...
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User Profile Pictures not showing up after changing WFE

We just recently switched to a new Web Front End. Everything is working fine with the exception of the User Profile Pictures. We are not importing them from AD and they worked fine on the old WFE. ...
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SharePoint Column Formula Validation

I need to check if a column (type Number) is an Integer (no decimal). I added this formula to the list validation: =mod([MyField],1)=0 But I get this error: The formula contains a syntax error ...
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Following document set

Am I missing something? It looks like I can't follow a document set in a document library. I can indeed follow any document inside the document set, but not the set itself. Is there a way to enable ...
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Users access to subsite but no acces to root site

In SP2013, I have AD users. I have : site1 subsite1 sub_subsite1 sub_subsite2 I want the users to access to sub_subsite1, for example, but no access to subsite1 or site1. I know this is ...
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SharePoint Powershell Number and User columns

I need to create two list fields by powershell. One that accept only Integer (type Number with no decimal) and the other User (multiple selection). I can create Number field and Single User field ...
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Setting up a page review and expiry workflow(s) - SP2013

Our vendor is struggling with our requirements to set up a Reminder notification workflow and Expiry workflow on our pages in SP2013. They are using information management policies to trigger the ...
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2013: Trying to pass jQuery user object to AngularJS

I am creating a SharePoint Hosted App and the default Visual Studio project uses jQuery to access the SP.clientContext to get_currentUser and save it in a global variable. To trigger an AngularJS ...
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Content Type has column that has Title “”, how to update it?

I activated community feature in a site, for some reasons, the forms, i.e. category, discussion,... are not correct. Some fields are missing. I open the site in SP designer, in the content type, I ...
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SuiteLinksDelegate links dependent on mySite existance

We currently are using the SuiteLinksDelegate control to disply custom links in the suite bar. Currently, one of the links is to mySite. The powers that be only want the mySite link to appear in the ...
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Is there an easy way to show the Library Ribbon on a custom list in Sharepoint 2013?

The title says it all. My user need some of the functions on the built-in Library ribbon on the list ribbon for a custom list. Is there a simple way to just show the library ribbon on another list?
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Create Lookup Field Powershell

I am using SharePoint 2013, I need to create a lookup field throw PowerShell. I tried this code but is not working: $SiteUrl = "http://mySite" $WebObj = Get-SPWeb -identity $SiteUrl $myCustomList = ...
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Web part search box filtering wrong/another web part

I'm running SP2013 Enterprise with SP1 with publishing enabled. I have run into a very strange problem when creating a page containing two web parts refering to two document libraries. When ...
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CSOM Item Level Security “Cannot add a role assignment with empty role definition binding collection.”

I am trying to create an app that will set item level security for certain items in a library. However, I am getting the error mentioned above after these lines: item.RoleAssignments.Add( grp, ...
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How to validate if a SharePoint group already has permission on the site using Client Object Model?

I'd like to check if a certain group already has permission on the site using the client object model. I couldn't find any good example for that.
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Creating custom top navigation using user control

I want to create a custom user control that will display my own top navigation in my publishing site's master page. I know another option is to use sharepoint's own top navigation and then ...
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Possible to debug old solutions running in 2010 mode in a 2013 environment?

I've got a SharePoint 2013 VM for development using Visual Studio 2013. I've deployed an "old" 2010 wsp containing a visual webpart for using it within site collections running in 2010 mode in my 2013 ...
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Deploy app with default document

I have an app that deploys several lists, one of which is a document library. I would like deploy a default document (help file) with the document library list, is this possible with a SharePoint ...
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Unable to copy the Enterprise Keywords to the other list item

I have a picture library in which there is an event receiver which will copy the item value to the other picture library. There is one column i.e. Enterprise Keywords in the picture library. I have ...
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Return to previous page while in folder in document library returns me to an empty page?

I got a document library web part on a page, and it contains a folder, named X. When I click on folder X, it refreshes the page and now shows the contents of that folder, in which I can see folder Y. ...
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Can I use claims-based authentication in SharePoint 2013 without ADFS?

Is it possible to use claims-based (Windows) authentication in SharePoint 2013 without having ADFS installed?
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Folders in document libraries: how to navigate back up to parent folder (web part on page)?

I have a document library web part on a page and it contains a folder. When a user clicks on the folder it opens and shows the documents inside, but there is no way to go back to the parent folder ...
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SharePoint 2013 Search not finding Site Column when creating a Custom Managed Property Mapping

I have created a Site Column, "About Customer" (Text). I am trying to create a Custom Managed Property but when I click to Add a mapping, My custom site column can not be found, no matter what I ...
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How to delete these lists generated by community feature?

I activated the community feature on 1 site. For some reasons, the Topics list does not have subject column although everything else works fine. So, I decide to remove everything and ...
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App prison break

Me an my colleges were discussing the possibility of breaking out of the sandbox that a SharePoint-hosted apps provide. As most of you know host webs in SharePoint 2013 are protected by deploying apps ...
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Cross-site publishing - using SharePoint “My Site” as authoring site collection?

I'm planning to use the SharePoint 2013 cross-site publishing feature to isolate content authoring from content publishing. My use case is business intelligence scenario, where mostly it will be Excel ...
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How to get “.sql” files to be searchable in SharePoint Foundation 2013?

What sort of black magic and secret handshakes do I need to do to get .sql files searchable with SP Foundation 2013? Specifically, how do I get files with the ".sql" extension be both indexed and ...
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2010 to 2013 Site Collection not available after migration

I need to move a single site collection from SharePoint 2010 to an existing SharePoint 2013 farm. The existing SharePoint 2013 farm already has most service applications configured. Therefore, I am ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Events Library Icon

I have a List node in ONET.xml as such: <List Title="Events" Description="Events" Url="Lists/Events" OnQuickLaunch="False" Type="106" ...
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Determining Trending Hashtags

How are trending tags determined? Is there a certain number of times that a hashtag has to be used to be considered trending? Is the min number of times dynamic / based on use of other tags?
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Phonetic / Liguistic Search for People is Not Working in SP2013 Farm

Phonetic search is not working for us in a SharePoint Server 2013 farm. We are also seeing the following in the event logs (I the query text): 04/17/2014 11:40:15.89 ...
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Running multiple mysite

I know this question has been asked before, and i have read many blogs about my question but i cant get a clear answer, everyone is saying different things. We have one farm with one web-application ...
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SharePoint feature deployment and scope via PowerShell

We use SP2013 and PowerShell to deploy wsps. When installing the wsp via PowerShell: CASE 1: Add-SPSolution -LiteralPath $path install-spsolution -Identity $solution -GACDeployment Above ...
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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 doc library ribbon?

We are using SharePoint 2013 for intranet portal. Not apps. We have a document library with documents. On clicking the document library we can see the list of documents. I want to place a clickable ...
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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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Who tried to access a site?

Where can I find out who tries to access sites to which they don't have access to? Is there a list of users that got "access denied" errors?
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Start workflow automatically

I have a problem starting an automatic workflow when I create an item in the list. explanation: I have a list where a person creates a certain item in a list, and starts to save an automatic ...
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“Disable view selector menu” NOT working

How can I make "Disable view selector menu" remain unchecked? I inserted a document library to a web part on a page. Under Edit Web Part > Miscellaneous, I unchecked "Disable view selector menu". ...
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Back button redirects

I'm currently implementing SharePoint on a test server. One of the issues I've run into is that SharePoint appears to redirect you back to the current page when you click the back button in the ...
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App upgrade process gets stuck

Im trying to update an existing Sharepoint-hosted App to a new version. I uploaded the new app-file to the app catalog and then clicked Update on my App information. The text "We're updating your ...
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Overriding styles on a SP2013 calendar overlay

I'm using a calendar overlay to roll up several calendar views into one, with each item being color-coded according to view (category). We use specific colors for these categories elsewhere, so I need ...
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How do I “follow site” in SharePoint with SSOM?

I haven't found that much information online about how to utilize the Social Part of SharePoint 2013 by Server Object Model. To understand and follow my question better i recommend you going to this ...
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Columns not added to the sharepoint deployed list

I used vs2013 to create a list with name "Committees" and added columns to it within visual studio environment and added both to the same feature, after deployment and deactivate the feature and ...
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Change SiteLogo via csom in SharePoint 2013

Regarding to this Question link. How can i change the siteLogo to a new one? Is it even possible to do it from a ConsoleApplication via CSOM?
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Issue while filtering library view from query string

I have a picture library with 4 different views. I provisioned pages for each view and placed the view using module like below: <Elements xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/sharepoint/"> ...
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Hide “Mark as Complete Check Box” in Sharepoint 2013 Task List

I want to hide the "Mark as Complete Check Box" in Sharepoint 2013 Task List view. Is it possible? What is the best way to do so? Thanks.
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Importing Design Package Caused 401 Unauthorized Error

I had created a custom design for a site, and my manager wanted to setup a test site that mirrored production. The main SharePoint person setup the test site, and gave me full permissions (I'm a web ...
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List and list item permission and security in Sharepoint hosted App

Having created a SharePoint Hosted App which allows users to add records to a list i noticed that the list is accessible via the URL if the user knows the name of the list. If you access the list in ...
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Can not install Workflow Manager to work with SharePoint Server 2013 farm

I installed SP Server 2013 and Workflow Manager in one server. When I configure Workflow Manager to work with SharePoint Server 2013 farm (http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/jj658588), I am ...