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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 ...
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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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is it possible to access web application from another server programtically

if I have full control rights on a SharePoint 2013 Web application which resides on another server, is it possible to access that web application on my server programmatically? for example can I ...
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SharePoint Hosted App secure content

I deployed a SharePoint Hosted App. When I use my App in my site through HTTPS, the browser (IE11) gives me the warning only secure content is displayed How can I undestand which content in ...
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How to: Sharepoint 2010 to Office 365 migration

Are there any tutorials / walkthroughs for migration from SharePoint 2010 to Sharepoint 2013 in Office 365? Specifically for the below points: 1. JQuery migration from Sharepoint 2010 to Office 365. ...
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changing the permissions of a file after its publishing

I have a document library that contains: Title,Publish Status Publish Status is drop-down menu field with two status: Draft or Publish Once the field is set to publish,the permission of the ...
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How to get search results where the search keyword is equal to column X?

I am using SharePoint 2013. I have edited the search content webpart on the search page. I have configured this webpart to show only items from contenttype "Customers". It works. When I search now on ...
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Sharepoint 2013 farm in 2003 forest

I have recently installed a test (evaluation) SharePoint 2013 farm consisting of one server for SP2013 on Windows Server 2008R2 and one MSSQL Server 2008R2 SP1 server for databases. However, when I ...
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SPNavigationProvider not showing the same in custom master page and system master page

I'm coding a custom WebPart in SP 2013 called LeftNavigation, as the name implies, the idea is that this webpart shows the SP left navigation so our users can add it on specific Page Layouts. The ...
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SP13: Document Library (PDF) not opening

I have a document library (all documents are pdf) that came from SP10 to SP13. In SP10 the documents open without an issue. In SP13 when I click on "doc type" icon the document will not open. ...