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How to Filter by Workflow Status

We have a document library with many content types. They can all go through the same workflow with status updated into a column "Standard Approval". Not all documents go through the workflow, so I ...
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OWA Web Part - blank page (IE)

Target: Share Exchange (2010) room calendar in SharePoint 2013. Choosen solution: Display OWA via web page viewer. When i set Page Viewer (tried also OWA Web part or iframe) for my shared calendar,...
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Fine Tune SharePoint 2013 Page Load

In Development machines,all the page loads within a second whereas in QA and Production environment,each page load(even site content and site settings) takes atleast 7 seconds. Help me with some tips ...
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How to Access Provider-Hosted App programmaticly

I have a (working) provider hosted app that mainly acts as a REST-Service (MVC5). I want to unit test my Rest-Controllers but can't find out how to give the right credentials. I already got the URL ...
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Query Rule to promote SharePoint Sites in search result

I'd like to promote sites in my search results, preferably using a query rule as described in this post https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/tothesharepoint/2013/10/03/how-to-change-the-order-in-which-...
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Export from Access 2013 to SharePoint 2013 failed because Name column inserted by default

For Access 2013, you can export a table as a SharePoint list. I was able to export fine to a SharePoint 2010 site, and export to a SharePoint 2013 Foundation site. However, when I tried to do it to a ...
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custom rule for custom AD attribute in User Profile Sync settings

There is custom AD attribute gender. When setting up custom user profile property for that attribute (called Gender), is there any way to add custom rule, like this (pseudocode): if (adUser["gender"...
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Opening documents in office

I am in the middle doing a test migration and making sure everything is in working order before the actual move. I am having an issue with a powerpoint file not being opened in a web browser. From ...
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How do I get information from SharePoint 2013 Workflow Tasks?

I have created a Site Workflow in 2013 Designer. I have created custom Outcomes that I have confirmed are working properly. I would like to be able to collect information from the Workflow Tasks and ...
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Response message does not match content type of the binding for DoWorkTimerJob

I have a Project Server 2013 deployment on top of my SharePoint 2013 environment. On Server Manager I found this error logged: The Execute method of job definition Microsoft.ReportingServices....
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How to Change Workflow Message Class

I have a custom workflow in SharePoint 2013. The workflow sends emails to users. Our employees use Outlook, and after opening the emails, they always retain the "Unread" icon, which has led to ...
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how to get all the pages inside a site?

How to get all the pages inside a site? I will pass the parameter of a site in a site collection example: http://www.category.com/en,using powershell code in sharepoint server 2013. when i try below ...
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SharePoint 2013 is compatible with SAML 2.0

Is SharePoint 2013 compatible with SAML 2.0?
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Get all links in a site and all subsites using Powershell [duplicate]

We have a public facing site www.productsMainsite.com is our main web application i need only pages and sites information for a site under a web application, for example: www.productsMainsite.com/...
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“Sorry Something went wrong” when I modify view in SharePoint 2013 Assets Library!

I am trying to simply modify my assets library view in SharePoint 2013 which we upgraded 3 weeks ago. when I click on modify view the massage appear: "Sorry Something went wrong" an unexpected error ...
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Infopath - Automatic carriage return line at the end of a Text zone

I would like to do an automatic carriage return at my text zone limit in Infopath. Actually, my text continue to the right of my text box until i tape "Enter". Is it possible to do an automatic ...
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Auto fill People Picker Column with current user in 2013 in new and Edit Form

I want to auto fill the new People picker column in SharePoint 2013. I want to do it in Edit and New form. It could be current user or anyother user.
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Prompt to change userid for logon when site not shared

For SharePoint 2013 I have two accounts, my primary system logon and my administration logon. When accessing https://spadmin.internal.domain/ with IE11 the SSO automatically tries to logon using my ...
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SharePoint 2013 Apps Model Difference

Below are my understanding on SharePoint 2013 Apps Model, SharePoint-Hosted Apps - It supports only JSOM and REST Auto-Hosted Apps & Provider-Hosted - It supports CSOM, JSOM and REST Am I ...
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show Doc icon of SharePoint document library using jquery in jqgrid

My scenario is to show doc icon in Jquery Grid for sharepoint document library. My Data is in JSON. here is how i am fetching the data and building the array object and Pass it to JSON.Now in my ...
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Create PDF from List Item

im working on "create PDF document from list item" in Sharepoint 2013. im using JSPDF by this instruction. http://social.technet.microsoft.com/wiki/contents/articles/31695.generating-a-pdf-document-in-...
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Can workflow 2013 be used to insert items into external list?

Can workflow 2013 be used to insert items into external list on adding new item in a sharepoint list?
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REST getItems with CAML for proper managed metadata labels

I'm using REST to retrieve some information from a document library. There are some managed metadata fields attached to the items I'm returning. I've found that if the managed metadata column is a ...
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Custom Master Page deployed at site collection level using visual studios in SharePoint 2013

I have created and deployed a custom master page using visual studio'. Deployed and i can see the master page under _catalog/masterpage folder in sharepoint designer under the root site collection. ...
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Will I overwrite or append existing form field validators with registerClientValidators?

I am a bit confused with the right way of registering custom CSR callbacks for fields on a list form. While things are pretty straightforward if I am developing a totally custom field control, I am ...
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Architecture of SharePoint 2013 search security trimming

We are looking to partially replace SharePoint search with Elastic search, and one question that comes up is security trimming. I am trying to figure out how SharePoint does it and on the high level ...
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HTTPHandlers\Modules in Sharepoint 2013 to deal with request errors

I am currently trying my best to implement an Handler to redirect error pages on Sharepoint 2013. Our project has a bunch of webparts that are inside pages - and when these webparts reach certain ...
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Filter Rest API AssignedToId

I've been trying to filters with rest API, but I seem to be struggeling with easy requests. So this one works without any problems http://myserver/_api/web/lists/getbytitle%28'Tickets'%29/items?$...
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How to query data on app web from host web

I need to query a list located inside a SharePoint hosted app, when located on host web, using JavaScript (REST preferably). I control both app and host. It's possible to communicate with an app ...
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Workflow: Add Person from text to Display Name

I want to achieve the following: we have a lot of report files which i want to publish with sharepoint for the users concerned. The files have a fixed filename pattern YYYYMMTYPEname given_name.pdf ...
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Temporary individual list or view for users

I want some kind of dynamically created List for every visiting user in SP 2013. The data lives in multiple lists and I want it to be aggregated in the target list/view. When a user visits the site,...
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Connected webpart hide unhide

I am not looking here for readymade solutions but just need few pointers. I have created 2 custom webparts. Added them on 2 seperate page. But i want to connect them or hide and unhide one of those ...
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Custom Task Forms (Edit, Display, New) in SharePoint 2013 Online (Office 365)

I am currently using SharePoint Online and creating SharePoint 2013 workflow using SharePoint Hosted App project in Visual Studio 2015. My scenario is I want to create tasks at different stages and ...
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SharePoint 2013 WF doesn't run when item is updated by another WF

Problem: A SP 2013 WF set to start when an item is changed on a Contacts list does not start automatically if a field for that list item is updated by another workflow; however, it does start ...
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REST to retrieve items in folder and metadata

I'm trying to retrieve all the documents in a document set using REST. If I use the Lists/GetByTitle(''). I'm able to retrieve an individual item and some associated metadata like so: ~site/_api/...
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Autofill Text Column upon Selecting an Autocomplete Suggestion in New Form in SharePoint 2013

I have autocomplete working as far as it producing suggestions, I would like to fill the text field with the value of the autocomplete suggestion that renders upon entering the first few characters. ...
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Keep asking login in Macbook Chrome browser SharePoint 2013

I have this issue going on all the time. Macbook guys complaining they cannot login to sharepoint site with their AD credentials. My website built on AD. I have SharePoint foundation. It is working ...
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Updating a Reusable Workflow

I have a Reusable Workflow that is associated to a List. I would like to tweak this workflow and continue using it. Solutions that require a one-time migration (e.g. using a different type of work ...
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Search Based .OCR Content

I am looking forward to a solution or thoughts for my requirement.I have document library where i will upload document into it,specifically .OCR(Scanned Document).Now i want to search content inside ...
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How I should approach patching our SharePoint servers, to make sure I will not face un-expected problems

I am managing 2 SharePoint servers 2013, which are installed inside windows server 2008 R2, as follow:- Dev Farm. Which have both sql server & SharePoint on the same VM. Live Farm. Which have 2 ...
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Custom Master Page not visible while applying the theme in SharePoint 2013

I have created a custom master page out of seattle master page by renaming it using SharePoint designer(I have also created a master page using visual studio). And then i made some modifications to it....
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Load Balanced Application Server

What exactly load balanced application server means? Suppose I have one application server on which State Service Application is running. Now if I join another application server on farm and start ...
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Increase Font Image Mouse Over [closed]

This may not be possible without jQuery ToolTip, but I want to try. Scenerio: I would like to increase the font size in the description located in the mouse hover whether it's a image or a list item....
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sharepoint modal dialog not working

I am trying to display a list items's content (body column) when you click on the title in a modal dialog box. If I fill the modal function with nonsense text, it works fine (for example, title: "...
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SharePoint 2013 Migration Project

I have Project server 2010 in my Share Point 2010 Farm. I have integrated project server with SharePoint. Now I am Migrating SharePoint 2010 Farm to SharePoint 2013. If I need pwa sites to move over.? ...
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Performant way to do a count on a sharepoint-list using CSOM?

I need to get only the count of a Caml-Query from within SharePoint (2013/O365) I retrieve the data the following way: private int GetCount(ClientContext clientContext, CamlQuery query, string ...
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Problem open documents in Office 2016 from SharePoint 2013

I encountered problems using SharePoint 2013 and Office 2016. Open a document stored in a SP2013 DocumentLibrary, using a Office 2016 client, results in a blanc document. The clients are behind a ...
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Problem with workflow running

I've started to learn SP workflows managing from SPD and VS. I use SP 2013 + SP1 and VS 2013 Ultimate. In my opinion everything looks good . I mean I installed and configured Workflow Manager and ...
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Present/show list items in vertical view

I am using SharePoint 2013. SharePoint list has 20+ columns but only two items. And only two items will be in future, items will not be changed or edited. I want to show/present that list items in ...
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Update Survey Template across Web Application

I have a very specific requirement and need to know the path forward in SharePoint 2013 I need to disable the Survey template (available in Site Contents) across the Web Application. Than, i need to ...