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Programmatically check if an anonymous access user has permissions to open a file?

I have a requirement to programmatically display a list of documents (which could be anywhere) on a SharePoint Server 2013 publishing site. The documents are found by using the KeywordQuery class from ...
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2013 Workflows do not start - works fine manually, but does not trigger on change or created

Anyone else having issues with workflows just not starting on change or created? Pretty simple pre-existing workflows in a migrated sharepoint app had to be recreated in Designer 2013 when we ...
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Problems in SPServices functions and Claims based authentication

I have a web application using SPServices to communicate with a SP 2010 site that has been upgraded to SP 2013. Both my application server and the SP server reside in the same domain, let's call it ...
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How can I import related queries into SharePoint's search?

I have a .csv with related queries on it that I exported from our old Google Search Appliance. I would like to import these into SharePoint if possible, but I'm not sure what the equivalent is called ...
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Add-SPSolution Error An object in the SharePoint administrative framework, "SPSolutionLanguagePack Name=0

When I tried to add my wsp solution I am getting the error, An object in the SharePoint administrative framework, "SPSolutionLanguagePack Name=0 Parent=SPSolution Name=myeventreceiver.wsp", ...
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Checking if the wiki page content already exists before saving or editing an enterprise wiki page

We are working on an enterprise wiki site collection inside SP 2013; currently we have been running the site collection for more than a year. But we start realizing that some users are adding almost ...
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Can't set SPS-Department property

I've written a timer job with C# that sets some user properties, including SPS-Department which is bound to a Term Set. Job works perfect on dev machine. On product machine it fails with exception: ...
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How to know which managed property is linked to a Site column

I am working with Content Search Webparts. I have a site column of type DateTime used in content type and then in a Page Layout. My Query in CSWP is to bring pages which are associated with this ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Sorry, this site hasn't been shared with you

I am a SysAdmin currently having an issue with a new deployment of SharePoint 2013. I am getting "Sorry, this site hasn't been shared with you" when trying to browse to the site collection. This ...
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How to import SP.ListOperation namespace in C#?

I would like to use the SP.ListOperation.Selection Class but I cannot import it in C#. I am building a SharePoint 2013 solution.
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Integrating a mailing list in a discussion group in SP 2013

Using Sharepoint 2013 community site. I need to: Send post of a discussion group to a mailing list (outlook users). Answer a thread through mail and replies in a mailing list to a specific ...
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User kicked out from site after workflow finishes

I have a SharePoint server 2013 single server machine and Workflow Manager 1.0 installed on it. I'm testing a simple workflow, it just logs into history list. Every time I create an item, the workflow ...
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Is there a way to add a button to create a bookmark?

I want to put a button on a SharePoint page that when the user clicks it, it creates a bookmark (with a specific bookmark NAME) for the page. I don't know if the answer would be code (java/jQuery?) ...
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Site permission settings will not be included in the site template

I have saved a sub-site as a template. Then, I created a sub-site based on the template. But it seems that the template will not include the site permissions. So can anyone provide any advice on this? ...
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Item still deleted when click on OK in ItemDeleting event CancelWithError

public override void ItemDeleting(SPItemEventProperties properties) { try { properties.Status = SPEventReceiverStatus.CancelWithError; ...
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How to stop any user to delete an item from a sharepoint list?

In SharePoint 2013, how can I stop users from deleting a item from one of many lists on many sites. We can't change permissions level because it's a enterprise level product and dealing with ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Unable to create Folders

We are in process of migrating from SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint 2013. We have come across an issue in our UAT environment with creating New Folders in document libraries. Some more information ...
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Blank Webpage Dialog on Webpart connection configuration

When configuring connection for Webpart in Sharepoint 2013 i've got a blank webpage dialog, I don't know what causes it ? here's screenshots:
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Analyze search topology in SharePoint farm

Below is our one of internet facing SharePoint portal on 2010. These are search statistics per day Total Number of Search Queries : 1928 Total Number of Daily Unique Visitors: 758 No of page ...
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Create list intance for all the sites and subistes in a Site Collection - Visual Studio

I created a Visual Studio SharePoint project that has a custom list in it. When I deployed the solution, the list instance is created for only the root site and not for subsites. The feature scope is ...
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Programatically Add user to a SharePoint Group C# CSOM SharePoint 2013

I am trying to programatically add user to a SharePoint Group. I have a function that takes two values: userName and groupName. I am able to pass a groupName and the function does input AD group ...
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Follow search result item with cross-site publishing

We have a site set up in SP 2013 with cross-site publishing. It is working well for the most part. If a user searches on some term and a document comes up in the search results and they hover over it ...
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Search in content of selected lists (not one, not all, a few)

Is is possible (in SharePoint 2013 Foundation) to narrow search results to a few of selected lists? The two things I was thinking about are: Modifying query parameters in osssearchresults.aspx ...
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Content type with custom forms in many site collections

I developed a custom form for a Content Type but it seems that I cannot have the files referenced outside my site collection so I included the file in the site Collection, Let's say know that I have ...
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SharePoint Search - new content source isn't displaying file titles in search results

I recently added a new file share to the content sources. I'm able to search for these new files successfully. However, for some reason, this new content source's files don't have titles displayed ...
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Call a POST web method through a Workflow 2013

I'm trying to call an external web method via POST request during the execution of one of my workflows. I set up the dictionary for the headers (I specify Host, Content-Lenght, Content-Type and ...
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UserProfile Picture not being updated with AD

I have established Picture mapping so it can be feed from AD. However, pictures are not being populated. I followed this article Adding Pictures to Active Directory and Show in SharePoint 2013just to ...
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Conditional formatting on list based on a user/person/AD entity

I have found many how-to guides on JavaScripts to render a colored line in a SP list based on a word in some column. I tried it with a 'person' (a people column) and it did not work. The value in ...
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When to create a new site collection and when to create a new sub site

We have a SharePoint 2013 Web Application, which contains two Site Collections:- Team Site. Enterprise Wiki. And I have created 2 Site Collections because of the following differences:- Each ...
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Listing all users in user profile service using UserProfileManager and Linq

I'm trying to return a list of all users in the user profile service using linq. Unfortunately I can't see a way to do this, and have become stumped at the following: public List<SPUsersEntity> ...
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Site column definitions displaying resource keys instead of values

I wrote a Boris.SP.Abl.SiteColumns.sr-Latin-RS.resx resource file for a SharePoint 2013 farm solution project. I followed the tips from here to ensure that the resource is deployed to both ...
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Location of default Background Images

I'm relatively new at SharePoint development and am currently suffering from a problem where the default images for backgrounds aren't linking anymore, forcing me to 'remove' the image before applying ...
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How do I move the Search IndexLocation sharepoint 2013?

I have a sharepoint 2013 server with search on two separate servers. I want to set the IndexLocation from c:\Program Files \Microsoft Office Servers\15.0\Data\Office Server\APplications to ...
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SharePoint In-Place Search and Hidden Files

We've discovered an issue with the in-place search where certain documents are not displayed in the results set with the message "Some files might be hidden. Include these in your search." Clicking on ...
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Can't activate SharePoint solution

I am having a problem activating the CRM List Component for SharePoint (which is just a .wsp file). I went to Site Settings -> Web Designer Galleries -> Solutions and uploaded the solution. No problem ...
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Select a single first field and include additional selected fields

I've got a table of lots and am wanting to bring back one lot but currently I can return many due to the fact that they have different dates with the same lot number. The query I'm running is: ...
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Sharepoint Menu: How to add active class to level 2 in my topnavigation

I am using managed navigation, I am trying to change the look of my Sharepoint menu but sharepoint doesnt add an active or selected css class on my level 2 menu. I want to change the look but I cannot ...
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ModalDialog gets sticky with mouse cursor in IE9 and chrome

I will list the scenario so that you will understand the issue: We have hosted few ExcelReports in sharepoint 2013 Created pages with Excel web parts Open that page which has excel report embedded ...
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How to get the Search REST API sort to not be case sensitive?

I am using the Search REST API to get a list of users, and am trying to sort the results by last name. However, the sort seems to be case sensitive. Is there a way to change the way items are sorted? ...
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Loading Third Party Iframe on SharePoint publishing page

I have a SharePoint Publishing Page in which particularly using an iframe to load a HR Portal by Workday. So for that, in my Publishing Page I have simply added Page Viewer Web Part and then added ...
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Workflow Task List - View Filtered By Assigned To = [Me] not working for SPGroups

I want to filter my Workflow 2013 Tasks list only to display the tasks assigned to the current user. Hence I went ahead and set a filter 'Assigned To' is equal to [Me] in the view. However, I am not ...
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Export DVWP to formatted Excel spreadsheet

I've got a page on my SharePoint 2013 site that shows a report. The report itself is a DVWP, but I need the ability to export the report into a pre-formatted spreadsheet. I can currently right-click ...
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Host Web Apps vs App Web Apps

I am little bit confused here and looking for some advise. What I know: When we install SharePoint hosted app it will be installed in your host web as a sub-site within a site collection which is ...
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access denied on new web application

I created a new Web Application (Claim based) and Anonymous is not checked (https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ee806885.aspx) Then I created a Site Collection under the root of the new Web ...
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“Like” option in News feed is missing

I have a news feed web part in my home page. But, for some reason the "Like" option is missing and I cant find where to put this back. Can anyone help me? Thanks
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Reading a value from site collection list inside my workflow

I have created a site template which have a workflow inside it.and inside the template there is a workflow, now i need the workflow to be dynamic in a way that can work with newly added sites. the ...
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“float;#22.0000000000000” Number Returned From CAML Query

I'm running a CAML query to retrieve list items. Some of the columns retrieved contain decimal numbers. The problem is the values coming back from the query look like float;#22.0000000000000. I just ...
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Replacement for List Item ID in SPD 2013

I would like to know what is the Replacement for 'List Item ID' Variable Type in SPD 2013 designer. Can I use 'GUID' as a replacement in SPD 2013 for 'List Item ID' ?
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How to read Custom Property value and term description from NavigationTerm?

In publishing sharepoint 2013 site, I am using managed navigation. I need to read value of custom property defined in term store and I also need to read value of description field. Is it possible to ...
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Maximum characters in Multiple lines of text Column

How many maximum characters in Multiple lines of text Column can be added in SharePoint 2013 ? I am not able to find anything on here, ...