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Is it possible to generate a sitemap.xml for each variation in a site collection?

We made a website with SharePoint as our cms. Is it possible to generate a sitemap.xml for each site collection?
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How to use Current Year in Content Search Webpart

I have a requirement where I need to show items where Date lies in current year. So it would be like : Show all documents created in current year. Is there a way to create a Today() managed property ...
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Is it possible to remove a child term from a pinned termset?

We have a Site Collection with Variations set up for our website. (www.maco.eu) The navigation is set up via a Termset. On the international page we need all of the navigation nodes, but on the UK-...
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Should I use CSOM in event receivers?

As far as I have worked with them, event receivers come with a properties object through which you could directly get the SPWeb and SPList objects. However, if I used CSOM instead and implemented my ...
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How to let users view latest index.html without emptying the cache manually

When you create an HTML5 web app on sharepoint 2013, which runs off documents directories. Every time you upload a new revision, the browser itself will always refer to the first version it sees ...
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List installed products & components using powershell

i came across a situation i want to mount a content database in a new environment that i don't know what was installed previously there. Using powershell how i know what installations installed in ...
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Two layer approval workflow

I come from a development background and have only been using SharePoint for a year, and i am need of some help, I have been dealing with a customer using SharePoint 2013 who have a specific ...
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SP13: Adding Shading to Custom List

I have a custom list created in SharePoint 2013. I have few lines of css in a script editor. When I add Shading style under modify view the css added stops working. To add the shading without using ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Workflow send email reminder based on priority and certain weekdays

Good day. I have a list with many columns but I have 2 columns, one called Priority and the other Status. I'll like to create a workflow that If priority is High, send an email twice a week on ...
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Video problem in SharePoint 2013

I have video library in my SP. There are videos uploaded directly to SP and also links to another internal website which hosts larger videos. I'm able to watch all videos when I start directly from ...
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Custom master page's background Color

I have a custom html with css with background color - light pink. However, after converting it to a master page, the background color is now the default white. How can I change that for SharePoint ...
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Update more than 5000 Items in a list using PowerShell in SharePoint 2013

I need to write a PowerShell script to update a choice column with a specific value in all the items of a List. Following is the main part of the script $siteUrl = "http://mySharePointSiteUrl/" ...
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Site Policy: Can I remove or hide topbar with info on date for closing the site?

I'm trying to set up a site policy. It's going ok and now I've got a site with the new site policy for closing and deleting. BUT I automatically get a topbar on the site that notes when the site will ...
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Programmatically give a user permissions temporarily

I have a custom solution that generates temporary junk files that I need to remove at the end of the process. I was originally using the following code: // Loops through the converted PDFs and ...
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Cannot uninstall the LanguagePack 0 because it is not deployed

I'm trying to run the following PS command on a SharePoint 2010 Foundation Farm: Update-SPSolution -Identity testwebpart.wsp -LiteralPath C:\ChrisProjects\TestWebPart\TestWebPart\TestWebPart\bin\...
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check if the theme is inherited from the parent site using Jquery in SHarepoint 2013

Is there any way we can check which on a site whether the theme is being inherited from the parent site using jQuery/JavaScript
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Chaining rest calls

I've got a page where I want users to add themselves to a sharepoint group and then read the contents of the library. This requires three things, get the current user, add to group, and read the ...
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SP13: Changing Edit Icon

I am sure this is possible, however, not sure if this is an out of the box fix. Goal: To remove the edit icon ( )and add the word "edit" Is there an out of box solution?
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SharePoint 2013 SOAP Request with GetItems fails with NullReferenceException

I'm pretty lost here. I've inherited legacy code which uses SOAP to fetch SharePoint content. One method posts a SOAP request against SharePoint to get the HasUniqueRoleAssignments property of list ...
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Display total number of items in a view

I want to display the total number of items in a view right next to the view name. Something like this: Is there a way to do this OOTB or using JQuery? I am using SharePoint 2013 Online. Any help ...
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SharePoint access via Reverse Proxy - 500 Internal Server Error while uploading document

I configured a SharePoint 2013 server to be accessible through a reverse proxy by doing relevant changes in Alternate Access Mappings. I am able successfully login via the reverse proxy and perform ...
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workflow stages not persistant

I have a list, and when items come in they need to progress through multiple stages. I have workflows set up, and expected that if an item is in stage 3 when it gets saved it might stay in stage 3, ...
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Custom v4.master page in SP 2013 is not visible in site master page dropdown in ChangeSiteMasterPage aspx page

I have taken the copy of the v4.master [say mycustomv4.master] in SP 2013 publishing site collection using SP Designer 2013 and applied my own css, images,and controls.Further, uploaded the same in ...
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Result source that only searches attachments in SharePoint 2013?

My requirement is to build a result source that searches documents and items in document libraries, and the contents of attachments of list items in non-document libraries. Does anyone have an idea ...
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Getting “Application error when access /_layouts/15/Workflow.aspx, Error=The remote server returned an error: (404) Not Found. ”

I suddenly started getting below error when i click "Workflow" option at top ribbon of List/Library. Application error when access /_layouts/15/Workflow.aspx, Error=The remote server returned an ...
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Where custom code is stored?

I have been given a SharePoint 2013 system (never used SharePoint...), they've got a really complicated process that doesn't work as intended (it never did). All I am trying to do at this point is ...
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When to use Server side event receivers Versus using Remote event receivers?

I read a long article about two types of event receivers inside SharePoint server 2013:- Server side event receivers (available inside SP 2013 & SP 2010) Remote event receivers(available inside ...
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what are the differences between JSLINK and Client Side rendering in SharePoint Server 2013

I have read many articles about client side rendering & JSLINKs but i am unable to differentiate between these two topics. now I have used JSLINK to implement 2 things inside my SharePoint server:-...
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SPD 2013 Workflow

I have a "Team members" multiple person field that triggers an email to the people within the field. I do this by: If field is not empty send email. My question is... If the project manager adds a ...
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SharePoint Configuration

I have installed SharePoint in app server and web server, it is a 3-tier farm.How to configure IIS APP Pool account for a web application in SharePoint 2013.
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“Object reference not set to an instance of an object” - SharePoint 2013 Search

The SharePoint farm was built on port 80 and extended to 443. 80 is currently in the default zone with 443 in the extranet zone. I have Search crawling both zones, but when a user performs a search on ...
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CustomAction: UrlAction to open document with different URL prefix

I need a Menu Item Custom Action for a Document Library that opens the document with a different URL prefix. We have an application that has a URI handler for abc://SharePoint/Docs/Document.pdf that ...
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Editing site properties

I've been trying to edit site properties of a subsite using workflow, but somehow the workflow must have edited the properties of the rootsite instead.... now my arrow beside the 'Advanced' button is ...
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Adding theme color to custom Master Page in SharePoint 2013

I have a custom master page created using visual studio in SharePoint 2013. I have added custom divs(with colors) in this master page. When i apply out of box themes, this custom div does not get fill ...
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SP2013 - Display a column for certain documents in a folder

I've been nominated as my company's SharePoint guy and I've been asked to set up a Document Library for the Marketing department to share approved documents with the rest of the business. I've ...
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Set number of decimal places - PowerShell

So I'm building up a PowerShell script, and I wish to set the number of decimal places on a "Number" column. However, I can't seem to find the property necessary to do so. According to MSDN is should ...
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SharePoint's controls or web parts in a full-trust provider hosted app (SharePoint 2013)

Ladies and gents I've been looking for some time but haven't found any definitive answer. Is it possible to use SharePoint UI (either controls or web parts) in a provider hosted application [MVC 5, ...
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SharePoint Installation 3tier farm

I have installed Sharepoint 2013 in my app server and then in web sever I gave same paraphrase for both. Now when I was installing CU in app server my windows server crashed, i didn't take snapshot So ...
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How to make an autoupdating birthday list?

I have a birthday list with names, birthdays and so on.. How do I make the list updating itself when someone have birthday in some upcoming days? it would be nice if it could display the news with f....
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getting 1 item from a list with specific fields using c# csom

Hi Guys i'm trying to retrieve a specific item from a SharePoint list using CSOM. I can get the item but im not sure how to specify multiple fields. var Web = context.Web; var ...
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How to configure ULS Viewer for SharePoint 2013 to view the Event Log?

I have downloaded ULS viewer, But i am unable to view the event, do i need to configure something to view the Event log?
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Can I add report viewer webpart to SharePoint 2013 foundation?

I created a application page with report viewer in it, but when I am trying to view it in sharepoint Foundation 2013, I get this error, Microsoft.Reporting.WebForms.InvalidConfigFileTypeException: ...
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Infopath form ignores form column data

I'm trying to replicate what this video is explaining (Automatically create InfoPath forms in a SharePoint Form Library using a SharePoint Designer workflow). I managed to do the following without ...
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CSS not applying to a Web Part

I have several web parts on a page, 2 of them are CEWPs. 1 links to the CSS and 1 links to a text file. The CSS is applied to all other web parts on the page but it will not apply to the CEWP ...
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WebSite search does not find any result

I have a 2010 Site migrated to 2013, which contains old 2010 Lists and some new 2013. In all Lists I have enabled the Search (advanced list settings) and clicked Re-index List. All List searches and ...
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Subsite creation trigger approval workflow and Workflow manager utility

First question. When you reach Site Contents you see all subsites and you can create new ones. I want to trigger a workflow that ask someone to approve subsites creation, the subsite is not create as ...
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Which Steps to perform after changing Service Account password from Active Directory?

I have one requirement where I have to reset password of Service Accounts and SQL Administrator account of SharePoint from Active Directory. Now after changing these password what should be my next ...
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$().SPServices.SPArrangeChoices saving not working

I have bunch of radio buttons groups and showing the horizontally with ().SPServices.SPArrangeChoices. all radio buttons showing correct. but saving not working for them. If I remove this code ...
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Move Sharepoint to another server

Hi I have an installed SharePoint Server (all on a Single Server installed, this all is hosted on a VM) called server1. The database was the only thing that will be hosted on a separate server. Now ...
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Site Feed Web Part times out

We have a site feed on the landing page for our SharePoint site, after a minute or two the content disappears until the Heading for the web part is clicked to refresh it. My understanding is that ...