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Pop up boxes in SharePoint 2013

I need to create pop up boxes linked to images on a SharePoint page. The pop up needs to contain text which is further information on the image. When the user clicks on the image the pop up box needs ...
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Upload a document to a library with PowerShell

I have a standalone 2013 SharePoint installed on a Win2012R2 which I am playing with. When I click "Home" in the navigation this is my URL http://winsrv01/_layouts/15/start.aspx#/ I created a new ...
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SPContext.Current is null in application page

I created a simple SharePoint solution and added one application page, in code behind I am not able to access SPContext.Current because it is returning null see below code using System; using ...
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SharePoint 2013 document library: download several files at once?

We are working with SharePoint 2013. Is it possible in a Document Library in the List view to download several (selected) files at once? I did not find a corresponding button or control in the ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Multiple domains in People picker

We have a farm that's setup on Domain A and it has trust to Domain B. By default we can find the users for Domain A in the People Picker, but we would like to add the users for Domain B as well in the ...
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Content search query WP multiple sites

I am using the below query to show a particular CT from a sub site of this site. In the same space I want to show results from another site in the collection. Is this possible? path:{Site.URL} ...
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CSOM - How to rename a Document library

Is there a way in CSOM wherein I can rename document library using CSOM like we do in SPD(renaming the root folder)? I tried several ways e.g updateTitle,FileLeafRef. Also tried to rename a folder ...
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Logged as another user

UPDATE : I've totally disabled the Distributed Cache, however, the problem is still there. For the record, I've applied CU7 for AppFabric as well as SharePoint 2013 Server March '13 CU. No luck so ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Custom Timer Job prevent concurrent instances

I have a timer job that runs every minute. The timer job needs to do some processing and it may take more than a minute. I don't want the job to get triggered if previous instance is still running. ...
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Physical path of service

Does anyone know what the physical path is of the data services in SharePoint 2013? For example for this one and/or where to find the code behind of that services? http://siteurl/_api/SP....
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Mail body is not updating after changing Assigned To in Workflow Task (SharePoint 2013)

For some reason, sometime I need to change the Assigned To of a task. So I am editing the task item and saving it. So the new Assigned To is getting an email. Now the problem is lookup values ...
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PowerShell Script to assign Default Content (folders/files) to SP 2013 Document Set Content Type

I am using SharePoint 2013 on premises to build an application which utilizes a Document Set Content Type. I have used the GUI to: Create Site Columns for the website; Create a Document Set ...
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Link to OneNote Notebook from SharePoint List

Is there a way to add a link in a SharePoint list item, that refers to a certain section or page, or even better, a document embedded on a page, in a OneNote notebook that resides in a document ...
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What does “You cannot use this method on a domain controller or in a workgroup environment”

I want to install the stand alone sharepoint 2013 version to do some testing. But the docs say "You cannot use this method on a domain controller or in a workgroup environment"- What does that mean? ...
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SharePoint 2013 Workflow, Creating an Item with REST, and Declarative Workflows

Last week, I asked a question about looping over a managed metadata field in order to build the necessary web service endpoint so that I could create a list item somewhere else based on seelctions in ...
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How to create link to another list within Start a Task Process

I have a WF in List A with 2 logics. The first is to Create an Item in List B (for other purposes). After Create an Item has finished, the 2nd logic will Start a Task Process for Admins. My question ...
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Display Common Metadata Tags as Webpart

Looking to create a "common tags" pane on a homepage in SP2013 based on metadata but struggling to find a clean efficient way to do so. Found an MSDN guide on getting the term stores using a Taxonomy ...
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Other ways to display tabular data?

Right now I'm just using an Excel web part but it's a bit cluttered. I just need a simple way to store points of data similar to what you see below. obviously I don't need all the extraneous ...
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Error while crawling LOB contents SharePoint BDC

I have configured BDC in SharePoint. I am able to get data in my external list. I need this data in search too. So I created another content source for BDC. Now when I crawl this content source, it ...
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How to set “Share List Items Across All Meetings” programmatically

I am currently working with on a provisioning solution which involve Meeting templates. I want to programmatically turn on the "Share List Items Across All Meetings" option on a few custom lists of ...
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SP13: Form Column Permissions

Is there a way using SharePoint 2013 to allow ALL users to see the column, but only allow other individuals to be able to make edits. I know that I can change the permissions to "view only". But ...
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Document attachment link not saved in site microfeed

I have a customer intranet running on-prem SharePoint 2013 (June '14 CU) and we've encountered issues with some users losing the media links from their posts to site feed. When they post entries with ...
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Upload a file with different filename in sharepoint , adding file as new version

How to upload a file to document library as a new version to existing document when uploading with a different filename? Can this be done OOTB or is there any tool which does this or is there any ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Add Library Column Showing Managed Metadata Level Values

I need to be able to classify all the documents in a library into a Major Category and a Minor Category where the Minor is specific, but not exclusive to the Major. It would appear that the best way ...
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Filtering problem with data part in SharePoint Designer 2013

I am building a custom view based on a data source. Data source base on data from several libraries with the same content type structure. I can categorize and sort these data without problem, but when ...
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Synchronizing Outlook Calendar Categories with a Sharepoint calendar using email address assigned to SP calendar

I have a SharePoint calendar configured with an incoming email and want to populate events with categories in the SharePoint calendar by sending events from Outlook to SharePoint. I have the same ...
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Trying to Skip an empty field. Returns null instead

I am trying to pull data from a list, but skip any that are empty. Below is the portion of my JS link that Is having this error: var description = document.createElement("a"); description.innerHTML = ...
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TFS Olap Error on Dashboard?

On a SP2013 Site I have, I want to display the dashboard of excel reports on the Home page. I have activated all features and am still getting an error on the Home page on each web part that displays ...
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How to change the output of a Multi-value Lookup column in a View?

Could I edit the way the Lookup column displays information, if possible without code? (Or an easy explanation as to how to do it?). Currently it is displaying as "Name; Name; Name; Name". I would ...
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Https certificate warning and wrong issued to domain

our web site registered with a Digicert security certificate and with our domain, but when we open home page it shows a security alert dialog box The name on the security certificate is invalid or ...
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Workflow in 2013 will not start when an item is created

I have a list WF called Submissions that is associated with List A. The desired scenario is described below: Users go to List A to enter information and Submit Once submitted, the WF in List A kicks ...
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ParallelForeach<T> activity in workflow designed via visio

In sharepoint online and workflow engine V4, there is possibility to create parallel foreach cycle in visual studio. Since there is option to edit XAML definition of workflow via combination of ...
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Download document views in sharepoint 2013

I am using the SharePoint 2013. When I am searching some document, it is showing the views of the document. I want to download all the views of that particular document. What should I do??
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List webpart grouping expands at auto-refresh

I am using a webpart that displays a view of a list, that uses grouping and auto-refresh (ajax) with 15 seconds interval. If I collapse the grouping, when it refreshes it automatically un-collapses it....
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Query String (URL) Filter Web Part

I am developing a portal in SharePoint 2013 in which I am using Query String URL filter web part, the function of web part is to filter the web parts on the bases of years. I gave the default Year ...
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Access denied to site collection administrator

I am facing a very strange issue. I have two web applications. Inside those applications are two site collections each. When I log in as site collection administrator I can access all three site ...
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Disk space full how to resolve?

I am facing one issue since log time, How to resolve disk space issue in app server share point 2013. i have deleted the log files frequently. how to delete log files every two days automatically.
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How can I tell which site collection template was used?

I need to create another Site Collection that is the same as our current site collection. However, I didn't create the first one. I know we are using a Publishing Template, but not sure it is a "...
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Wrong resources fetched

I am working on a SharePoint project and we have an Arabic version and an english version. There are two ways of changing languages. Either switch SharePoint platform language, or sending the language ...
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“The server was unable to save the form at this time. Please try again.” … when submitting the Create form

I am facing this strange problem inside my sharepoint 2013 enterprise server, where users are able to view the Create new item link and Create form, but when they try submitting the create form , they ...
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Cannot Break Role Inheritance on Task Items Using REST in SharePoint 2013 Workflow

The title pretty much says it all. I'm getting an 'Unauthorized' response when I try to /breakroleinheritance on a Tasks list item in a 2013 workflow (inside an App Step). The strange thing is that ...
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“Invalid data has been used to update the list item. The field you are trying to update may be read only.”

I have created a custom content type based on the built-in "Event" content type. which have two columns "Start Time" and "End Time" of type Date and Time. now i can add a new item using the quick edit ...
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Sharepoint app using client secret without Azure ACS

I'm having trouble wrapping my head around my current situation. My client is giving me as a configuration a Client ID and a Client Secret to configure a sharepoint add-in that is installed on premise....
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Populate New Task choice field via LocalStorage

We are using local storage to hold a text box/title value from a 'main' problem list. In this 'main' list, we first identify the issue/problem. We then add tasks in a task list associated to the '...
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Sharepoint 2013 : How can I ensure that list attachments are included in alert email?

Is it possible to add the attachments to a list item in the alert emails or to at least make them visible in the email? I've added attachment as a field but it displays in the list but not in the ...
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Invoke-WebRequest : The remote server returned an error: (401) Unauthorized

I am getting below error while running below command for SharePoint url from powershell. Invoke-WebRequest -UseDefaultCredentials -Uri http://spurl Invoke-WebRequest : The remote server returned ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Search anonymous REST API query always returns zero results

TLDR version: Is there some trick to using refinementFilters or a result set in an anonymous query to the Sharepoint Search REST API? Whenever I try, I get zero results, even though it returns all ...
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yet another language! [closed]

I took a sabatical from programming for about eight years and now that I am back and developing a Sharepoint Intranet, I am so utterly lost. I know HTML and have basic VBA programming experience but ...
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Manage a list which got provisioned as part of an App installation

I am new to the App development, and i want to create my first sharepoint hosted App inside sharepoint 2013 enterprise server. but i have the following questions on how App interact with its Web App &...
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Sharepoint 2013 Custom Infopath List Form Combo box doesn't populate

I'm having difficulties with a combo box on a an InfoPath List Form and would be grateful for any suggestions. The scenario is a SharePoint 2013 Personnel form to record changes in staff details. ...