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Modifying a copy of the seatle.master instead of a copy of seatle.html

I wanted to do some modification to the seatle master page. So I took a copy of the Seatle.master using share point designer , and I paste it , then I rename the new file to custom.master. I wrote ...
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JSOM working in Chrome but not IE

I am learning the Java CSOM at the moment and have written a little program that creates a sub-site and assigns a masterpage to it. I am embedding all the code directly on the page. I am finding ...
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You don't have Add and Customize Pages permissions [duplicate]

Currently when contributor users inside our enterprise wiki 2013 try to add a new web part to a wiki page, they will get the following error:- A Web Part or Web Form Control on this Page cannot be ...
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SharePoint 2013 GEO-Replications?

We have a SharePoint 2013 environment that is running quite well in Europe, However, Our end-users in other offices in North America are not satisfied with the performance, Because they are ...
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Set Task list EnableAssignToEmail in CSOM

I would like to set the EnableAssignToEmail bit on a task list via CSOM after a list is created dynamically. I have found a way to do this in Powershell and in code using SPList: Add-PSSnapin ...
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Create list using C# CSOM in a subsite on Office SharePoint O365

We have a SharePoint 2013 Provider-Hosted App using C# CSOM that has been deployed to a Developer site under the root site. One of the requirements of our app is that it should be able to create lists ...
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Excel Services REST API returns 401 Unauthorized in Workflow

I am trying to make a call to the Excel Services REST API in a workflow to retrieve information on a workbook's charts. The URL format is ...
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Page Appearing In Top Link Bar When 'Show Pages' Not Selected

I have purposely configured my SharePoint site to only show subsites, and not pages in the Top Link Bar. Despite this, a page recently created is appearing in the dropdown on one particular subsite, ...
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Central admin has <> less than and greater than tags on top of navigation menu?

Anyone has any idea what these are?! They appear on some of our servers and client servers with a fresh install.
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SP 2013 - SP 2010 Workflow - Check in document before move to different view

We have a master document library that has multiple views, when the phase of the document gets changed to "archive" the document moves from one view to another using a filter in the view. The problem ...
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SharePoint 2013 Online with Kaltura

Is anyone using Kaltura with SharePoint 2013 Online? any limits that you can do or don't? as a developer anything in the API that need to consider?
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Export document library from SharePoint 2010 with large chunk of data to SharePoint 2013

I am migrating my content from SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint 2013. The document libraries that I need to migrate has around 10 GB of data. I have tried to export it using the steps specified in this ...
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Workaround for secondary workflow on tasks list

I need to overcome the limitation when one VS workflow creates tasks on task list, which also has another workflow attached to ItemCreated, and the secondary workflow is not triggered. Any ideas? (I ...
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Cross-Site Collection List Copying (Same Domain) in Sharepoint 2013

My case is a bit specific; I need some kind of list item function that will allow the copying of a list item from an intranet site to an external site (two different site collections), and if the item ...
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SPO 2013 - Visible item limit in the Site Feed [duplicate]

We are using O365/Sharepoint Online 2013. We have the Site Feed on our intranet homepage but we thinkg it shows too many items as default. We would like for it to show only 5 items and then more when ...
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405 Method Not Allowed when creating new item in SharePoint list from remote site

I want to create a simple webpage with a form that can create new items in a SharePoint list. I want to make this as a remote site that just connects to sharepoint. Since I had a problem with REST ...
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SPO 2013 - How to open Links List items (websites) in a new window/tab when clicking with the left mouse button?

We are using O365/Sharepoint Online 2013. In our intranet we have the OOTB Links List on a page so users can add links to important external websites in it. As a default those links are just opening ...
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How to call Rest api in SharePoint hosted app.?

I want to call Rest api which is not of SharePoint. I have created one Api which is in php. And I want to call that api in my SharePoint hosted App. Is it possible to call API which not of SharePoint ...
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SharePoint 2013 Search: JavaScript object model get alternate access mapping

I am using a custom item template for search results. In that I ma getting the links as the original ones and not the Alternate Access Mapping. Is there a way to transform the original URL's to the ...
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SharePoint 2013 Search: Get alternate access mappings in crawled property

When the content is crawled, the crawled properties are getting the original URL's in it rather than the alternate access mappings. Is there a way to get AAM?
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Stop Notepad opening when trying to open document in sharepoint

Whenever I try to open a document in sharepoint 2013 using the "..." -> EDIT option it opens notepad with a dialog box cannot find the .txt file Do you want to create a new file. It opens a dialog ...
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Make Sharepoint 2013 forms read only

I have a need where I need to add a "SUBMIT" Button to sharepoint New and Edit forms along with the default Save and Cancel Buttons. On click it should assign read only permissions to the item to the ...
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SharePoint 2013 People Search URL Issue

I have a 2013 solution that is configured with UPSA, MySites and Search. Each of them work fine. Searches have performed successful crawls of MySites and the site. Profile Synch works. When I do a ...
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New-SPWeb : Cannot find an SPSite object that contains the following Id or Url:

While Running Following command: New-SPWeb -url "https://xyz.com/sites/" -name "apple" -template STS#0 I received following error: New-SPWeb : Cannot find an SPSite object that contains the ...
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SharePoint dont show username for locked document

I cant understand my current situation. I have one SharePoint 2013 Ent. When a file is locked and other user try to open it we have this message: FileName is locked for editing by 'another user' ...
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Event receiver on user log in

I'm trying to make a feature to assist with user provisioning. Our users don't exist in our domain until they register, at which point they're sent directly to SharePoint. I'm trying to populate ...
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Moving Site Collection to a different Web Application

I have been configuring a SP 2013 site, and I have a My Site Host Site Collection on its own Web Application. But now I find out I can't use two distinct URLs (our "main" site, portal.company.com may ...
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Changing client web part properties Title/Description with diffrent languages

We want to change our client web part Title and Description depending on Supported locales(languages). The Validation checklist for apps: ...
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Site Feature Not Visible when Upgrade Solution from SP2010 to SP2013

I've migrated our SharePoint 2010 solution to SharePoint 2013 following these steps: ZimmerGren.net After a lot of pain and heart ache, I managed to get the solution compiled and deployed (using ...
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Sharepoint Datepicker jumps to top in Chrome

I have an EditForm in which a Date field is located towards the bottom. When clicking the DatePicker button in Chrome, the form jumps to the top forcing the user to scroll to the bottom again. This is ...
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Get links from SharePoint 2013 global navigation using REST

I am trying to get the Global Navigation links using a REST call. https://sitename/sites/test/_api/navigation/menustate?mapprovidername='GlobalNavigationSwitchableProvider'&$filter=IsHidden eq ...
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SharePoint Foundation DistributedCache Monitorable Token Cache: Failed to get token from distributed

I am working on an enterprise wiki site collection, currently when users try to add/edit a wiki page sometimes they got the following errors :- :- Sorry, something went wrong An unexpected error has ...
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Content search web part, how to display a portion of a text field? (blog post)

I have a content search web part that displays a single blog. I have the body area that might contain too much text to display on a main page. What is the easiest way to cut it to 3 lines or a 200 ...
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recreate editform.aspx with contentype-dropdown

I've created a list with more than 80 fields. To lay it out more clearly I grouped the fields in multiple contenttypes. As soon as there was more than one contenttype Sharepoint showed a dropdown-box ...
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Visual Studio 2012 cache Unit Test results of SharePoint solutions

It's my first time with Unit Tests in SharePoint and I've noticed some strange behaviour. I have a solution with 2 projects: Project ProjectTest My test method: [TestMethod] public void ...
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Upgrade Site collection to 15 in SharePoint 2013 Failed

The site collection contains 5 languages variations (English, French, German, Dutch and Portuguese). The site has been migrated from SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint 2013 using the standard Microsoft ...
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Updating Wiki Page Name will not affect its title and the page will have wrong title when searching for it

Yesterday I have noted that my Wiki Page will contain two properties “Title” & “Name” not sure why. For example yesterday I created the following new page and I gave it the following name:- ...
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Pure clientside webpart for Office365

I want to build a pure clientside (angular) webpart for my own environment. I want to have as small of a footprint as possible (So please no app domain or sandboxed solution). It's necessairy this ...
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Update the wiki Page name will raise an unexpected error when saving the wiki page

I am working on an enterprise wiki site collection, and everything was working well. But when I edit a wiki page and I update the its name as follow:- and then i saved the page , I got the ...
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How do I set up the Categories Section?

I have just created a new Enterprise Wiki and have just started populating it with data. But down the left hand side of the screen I have the Categories Section. Have popped in title names and tried ...
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SharePoint 2013 Workflow - How to retrieve the SPWorkflow object associated with a SPListItem?

Here's the scenario: I have a SPListItem in hand, which i know has a started workflow associated. The workflow has a task created for approval. I want to access the SPWorkflow and then the ...
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Custom Workflow activities in SharePoint 2013 for 2010 Workflows

We need to create custom workflow activity in Visual Studio 2012 for SharePoint 2013 using 2010 workflows. Can someone PLEASE guide me on how to do this as I am finding blogs for either SharePoint ...
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Logging Item changes

Is there any default logging Area, Category and Level to trace what item field values has changed? Or am I stuck at developing custom Event Receivers to iterate all properties.Item.Fields, comparing ...
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SharePoint 2013 how to disable crawling document content

SharePoint 2013 foundation How to disable crawling document content. The search result is returning way to much information for my users. Need to crawl only metadata (columns) and file name.
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Force commit / 'Stop' editing Datasheet (Quick Edit) view Javascript

I have an 'Approve' button being rendered in a listview through JSLink. The users can click this in datasheet view to 'Approve' the item. The trouble is, and changes made before clicking approve are ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Restoring Central Administration

I was following this blog about renaming host headers on web applications. Not thinking clearly, I started to remove the central admin web app from iis before extending the web app again with a new ...
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Association: Task List in Workflow stopped working

Help please. I am using SharePoint 2013 in cunjuntion with SPD (no Code). JUst OOB solution. I have been using the to send emails to helpdesk based on wether the Manager changes those dropdowns to ...
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how to click on ribbon button using javascript?

I want to trigger click for a ribbon button using Javascript. I used click() hence it did not triggered the event. $("#my.Ribbon.customTab.ThiscustomGroup.bigbutton-Large").click();
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Application page sometime look dim

When i open my application page, it becomes dim as in picture. when refresh page and remove hash ids it work OK again after some time same problem. why ? ms-dlgOverlay is display block, why ?
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jQuery search api and no results

I try to get search results using a javascript (jQuery) call to my on premise SharePoint search REST API but I don't get any results. that's my js: $.ajax({ type: "GET", url: ...