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SharePoint 2013 WCF Error Provider type not defined [duplicate]

I have a wcf web service deployed inside the isapi folder of a sharepoint 2013. Sometimes the web service go down and an iisreset seems to solve the problem. The error message complains about a ...
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Page refresh issue on check in document

We have a document library SharePoint 2013 environment and user uploads their document in it. To edit document, they check out document and then open it in word and make changes and then check back ...
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why SPFieldUserValue is null

When I am trying to iterate SPFieldUserValueCollection I am not getting SPFieldUserValue value. But it is going to if condition and saying value is null. If convert field to MultipleAllowed= No and ...
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Extra _layouts/15/start.aspx#// in adress bar on even clicks

I have SharePoint 2013 Foundation site that can be accessed through internet. When I access from internet (via IP using Forms Auth or Claims Based Auth): I click "Documents" (from Quick Navigation ...
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SharePoint 2013 Standard Alerts failing to send when user is a Contributor by way of AD group

There has been an ongoing issue where our SharePoint 2013 (Standard) sites which are using AD groups in the Contributors SharePoint group. Administrators have set up subscriptions for users, and ...
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Unable to debug TimerJob in Visual Studio 2012

I have create a timer job and deployed in SharePoint 2013. Debugging worked fine couple of times. After retract and redeploy couple of times. Now while attaching to OWSTIMER getting below error. ...
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JSLink / CSR on Calendar Webpart [duplicate]

I can successfully attach a JSLink file to a Calendar's view "All Events" or "Current Events", but does anybody know how to attach a JSLink file to the "Calendar" view in SharePoint 2013? This ...
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sharepoint adding space for field with no content

I have a field in pagelayout. When I save the page with the field empty, in the view mode, sharepoint adds <div>&nbsp;</div> Is it sharepoint default behavior? is there a way to ...
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Not able to create External Content Type in SharePoint Designer 2013 using Stored Procedure

I want to create the external content type using stored procedure but it is giving me error such that, when I right click on routines in Data Source Explorer and then select New Read Item Operation ...
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How to trigger a sharepoint custom list workflow programmatically

I have a custom list and associated workflow with it. It is working fine from within SharePoint, but the workflow is not triggered when new item is added from a WebPart. I have added ...
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WARNING: Endpoint https://server:12290/ is not responding: The underlying connection was closed

WARNING: Endpoint https://server:12290/ is not responding: The underlying connection was closed: Could not establish trust relationship for the SSL/TLS secure channel. I’ve set up a Workflow farm in ...
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Recommended RAM for setting up SharePoint 2013 in Azure Cloud

What is the minimum RAM required to deploy SharePoint 2013 VM on Azure Cloud Service?
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Subsetting production data towards virtual lab

We are currently thinking of setting up a virtual lab, which is essentially an isolated virtual network with an exact copy of all production components. By using specific port mappings one can access ...
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401 unauthorized after changing master page

I receive a "401 unauthorized" on http://mysite/_layouts/15/... after changing the default master page seattle.master to a custom master page. I am using the following PowerShell script: $site_url = ...
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Disable Share and Follow button

I followed the steps below to disable the "share" and "follow" buttons in Sharepoint: Disable Share Button Settings > Site Settings > User and Permission : Site Permission Click Access request ...
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SP2013 use Rest with CAML query and expand lookup column

I'm trying to query a sharepoint list that contains lookup columns and taxonomyfields. When I use the $expand option I can't expand taxonomyfields, but when I use a camlquery i can't expand lookup ...
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Get the multiple values column based on values that weren't selected in a previous multiple values column

I want to know if it's possible to get a multivalued column that gets its values from another list and then if I choose certain values from that column, lets say for example I have a hours value ...
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Crawl distributed file system error: The object was not found

SharePoint 2013 Standard server. We have a a distributed file system (DFS) which I want to crawl. I use a UNC path like: \\machine1234\Departments\HR The account that runs the crawler can access ...
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Statistics on Sharepoint, what is the best practice?

I need to know who visits a site collection and I was looking for a way to get information about the visitors such as: user, ip, etc. I thought to use Google Analytics, but there's no way to registry ...
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Style list header for numeric column

I am using the following css to style the headers of a list: .ms-vh, .ms-vh2-nofilter, .ms-vh2-nograd, .ms-vh2, .ms-vb{ text-align:left; color:red; } This seems to work for every ...
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How to move SharePoint 2010 list workflows from QA to Staging

Is there a way to move SharePoint 2010 list workflows from one environment to another without the use of "SharePoint Designer"? I know how to Export it to visio and do stuff but my main issue is, it ...
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Send Emails to people outside AD

Is there a way to send Emails from workflow to users outside the AD. For e.g. I want to send emails to xyz@yahoo.com from my workflow. I'm using SharePoint 2013 on premise and 2010 workflows are not ...
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How to duplicate paging buttons on a SharePoint blog to avoid long scrolling?

Since the paging buttons of a SharePoint blog are at the bottom of the page, users have to scroll down all the posts displayed if they want to see older posts. How can I duplicate paging buttons to ...
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Entire Lookup Row to Appear in Dropdown

I hope I can explain this clearly. I am working in SharePoint 2013 and created a custom list that I pulling the data from that list into another list using lookup columns. For example, ID# is one of ...
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2013 on-prem print to paper from Word web app?

Something that just blew my mind. Yesterday I discovered that from the 2013 Word web app that users can't print to an actual printer, they can only print to pdf. This includes pdfs opened in the word ...
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Improving performance of a OData REST API call on a large document library

I have a requirement that requires that we use a built URL leveraging the REST API for our SharePoint 2013 site on a document library with many (about 800,000) documents. The format of the URL is ...
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Get List Template ID JavaScript

I have some code that returns all of the lists in my site however I need to only get lists that are using the discussion board template and I have hit a stumbling block with this. I currently have ...
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Access Sharepoint 2013 List from outside SP

Good morning, I wanted to be able to access items in a Sharepoint List from a stand-alone web page hosted on a different server. I've read through references to the REST API and I can see that I can ...
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Reason for Development Directly on a Server

Based on the answer I received here, I was wondering why Microsoft insists on having Visual Studio installed directly on a SharePoint server. Why can't they allow a remote connection to an on-premise ...
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System.MissingFieldException in Three-State Workflow

In SharePoint 2013 (August 2015 CU) we are unable to get any three-state workflows to work. Specifically the ones that are built within the browser and do not require SharePoint Designer. We have ...
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will any commulative update change the farm build number

I am working on SharePoint server 2013, with the following build number, which represents October 2015 CU:- PS C:\Users\staging.user> (get-spfarm).buildversion Major Minor Build Revision ----- ...
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SharePoint Workflow Subscription Service failed

I have one requirement to start the SP workflow through JavaScript. For this, i have wrote some lines of code to start the workflow.But I am getting a Subscription failed error due to undefined ...
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Deleting a corrupted Site Collection

I have a site collection which is corrupted, it was not deleted correctly and now I cannot fully remove it. It does not appear in the Central Admin, but it does with Powershell. Compatibility level ...
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Show correct content type with custom display item

I am using the following code in a custom display template for my search results to show the correct content type of an item: _#=ctx.CurrentItem.ContentType=#_ The good part is that it returns the ...
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How to check which value was used for WorkflowHostUri with Register-SPWorkflowService?

I have a production environment with three Workflow Manager 1.0 servers in a farm. We also have a virtual URL that is used by NLB to spread the load between these servers. Register-SPWorkflowService ...
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how I can know if I have missing CU using “get-spproduct -local” command

I have SharePoint 2013 with build number = 15.0.4763.1000 which represents October 2015 CU. now we have installed the security updates for December 2015. but when I run the product configuration ...
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Microsoft.SharePoint.PostSetupConfiguration.PostSetupConfigurationTaskException was thrown

i have SharePoint 2013 with build number = 15.0.4763.1000 which represents October 2015 CU. now we have installed the security updates for December 2015. but when i run the product configuration ...
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Read Base Page Control Value on SharePoint Default Modal Dialog

One of my Project requirement, I would like to get the Base Page value on SharePoint Default Modal Dialog. For Example : I have one SharePoint Site page and this page contains some HTML Control with ...
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Change default document name for custom content type template

Does anyone know how to change this file name? Basically we have a template that users will need to create and modify every two months. So I added it as a custom content type by following this ...
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Searching On Meta Data Not Working

I have a sharepoint 2013 site, with managed metadata service running. I have created my terms stores and added this as a column to my library. When I search on a tag "IT", the results do not filter ...
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Template ID transfer field data to a different list SharePoint 2013 online

I have created a list (lets call this list1) and saved it as a template g_wsaListTemplateId = "108"; g_wsaSiteTemplateId = "STS#0"; I need to create some JS that will run when this template has ...
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Multiple reminder emails based on expiration date?

I have created a custom list for vendor management system. Now users wants a remainder emails 4 months, 3 months, 2 months, 1 month before the product expires. Each item has expiration date. I have ...
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Using business intelligence to generate reports

We have a custom database and some web application for our clients, I will develop a interface for them to generate report(s). They will have options to select -- which will in result query a single ...
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central admin page does not open properly

After installing SharePoint 2013. I had open the central admin page, But it does not have any image and CSS style.
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Configure SharePoint Product Configuration Wizard Issue

I have installed Sharepoint 2013 in one Windows Server and SQL Server installed in another windows server. My Problem is when I configure Specify configuration Database settings in Sharepoint product ...
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Need help with SharePoint

Two times a day, a SharePoint snapshot starts up. - In the SQL Server Log this message appears; 12/31/2015 9:11:45AM Starting up database 'WSS_INTRANET_AZDOA_GOV_20151231_161138_1989585'. When ...
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Displaying Column Count Only

Not sure if this is possible, but I want to be able to show the total count of column without the line items present. The way I was thinking to approach is to create a calculated column then show ...
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Connect SharePoint calendar to O365 Outlook Calendar

Is it possible to connect a SharePoint site calendar to your personal O365 Outlook calendar? When trying to add a calendar via O365 it prompts you to add an .ics address. I've tried using the URL ...
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Increase 100 File Upload Limit [duplicate]

How can I increase the 100 file upload limit in drag & drop upload in SharePoint 2013? I would also like to know if this limit is applicable to permissions levels -> i.e. can a user with Site ...
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JSOM: Can we query Renditions?

Can we use Javascript Object Model to query site renditions available in SharePoint 2013? If yes, I couldn't find an example how..