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Change promoted tile hover over size

I want move the opaque black mouse over hover tile in promoted links lower down as it is covering my images in the tile (user pictures). Ideally I would like to increase the opacity so that only the ...
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SPField_FormDisplay_Default is not defined

I have set JSLink to a field (LinkFilename) that required to return default rendering in some context. I implementation according PnP/ReadOnlySPControls.js, and use SPField_FormDisplay_Default to ...
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What is SharePoint App Principal shown in appprincipals.aspx and what created it?

When I have a SharePoint 2013 site (on premises) configured for Add-ins/Apps, and I navigate to http(s)://(my sharepoint site domain)/_layouts/15/appprincipals.aspx, I see all the app principals I ...
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Why am I able to start workflow on a document but not a document set?

I've created a document library and created a document set in the library. However, after going through manage > add a workflow and adding from the "Collect Digital Signatures" workflow for the ...
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view health reports in sharepoint 2013

in sharepoint 2013 why view health reports showing only slowest pages in http://xxx/_admin/HealthReport.aspx in this sharepoint farm it configured usage and health data collection service and enabled ...
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Adding a List View Web Part to a Page Layout

Is it possible to add a List View Web Part to a custom page layout that is configurable through SharePoint the same way a normal list view web part is configurable? What I mean by configurable, is ...
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Sharepoint password email redirectory

My organisation works in a direct sync environment so all our Microsoft products are linked via one account. Whenever a user clicks "forgot password" an email will be sent to the helpdesk and they ...
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Images instead of links in search navigation

I am using SharePoint 2013 and I want to show images or icons instead of the default links in the Search Navigation. Any tutorials or ideas how to do that?
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Search processes consuming a lot of memory

I am currently monitoring the memory usage of a newly installed Sharepoint Server. Since the server is new it only has 5 active users and 2 libraries with 5 documents. The server has only Sharepoint ...
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SPException turning on Community Feature [duplicate]

I'm trying to activate the Community Feature, after it was turned off. I'm now getting this error: [SPException: Site-level fields created by the Community Site features and its dependencies must not ...
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Search Service Application not getting created

I am trying to apply a content query web part & search web part in my site via SharePoint Designer 2013. It shows some technical error. I have now realized that the search service application ...
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Multi Value select refiner customization

I am using multi select refiners in SharePoint 2013 search page which has "Apply/Clear All" options for each refiner. I need to provide a single "Apply/Clear All" option for all the available multi ...
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ctx.CurrentItem undefined in new function

I am editing a item display template in SharePoint 2013. The following problem occurs: ctx.CurrentItem becomes undefined in a custom function. How can I solve this? Here is a little code snippet: ...
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Async wait till variable is set in the display template

I have a problem with excuting the script in the right order. I have a custom.js which is loaded at the top of the masterpage. The following function is included: var results; var followers; ...
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How can I extend an existing sharepoint rest api “function”

In my project (using SP 2013) I need to get information from a couple of different lists and merge them for display purposes. Instead of using a couple of ajax requests to the api and merging the ...
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Social Web Analytics

What would you guys recommend is a good approach to reporting on social features in SP2013 (on premise)? I'm after statistics like total number of likes, comments, follows (by people, document, site) ...
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Sharepoint 2013 config FBA only login one application one time

I config FBA follow https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ee806890.aspx, and sucess with one application. But when i config with secend application. I see when i login first application, auto i ...
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Collection has not been initialized(async)

I am trying to create with search(display templates). To return a list with only the followers. The following error is throwing when running: "Error: The collection has not been initialized. It ...
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Is SQL Server my bottleneck?

I have a SharePoint 2013 farm that serves as a document repository. We are seeing slowness searching for documents and paging through them as the document libraries grow. Is there any logging within ...
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Increase column width in a Document Library

I am looking for a way to increase the column width in a document library. Found a lot of ways to get this done by changing XSLT Changing Column Width But I am looking for a way to change by page ...
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SharePoint 2013 REST Current User GUID

I am trying to get the current user GUID (not the Id, an integer). Making a call to http://servername/_api/web/CurrentUser/ which would would give the Id which can in turn be used to make a call ...
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SharePoint Add-in permissions question

There are a few points about add-in user permissions that I am missing. Please correct me if I am wrong about the following points: Installing an add-in creates a SPWeb, over which add-ins and ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Add-in - JSOM - Create SharePoint Group

I am trying to create a SharePoint Group in a SharePoint Add-in, which has Full Control over the site collection, using JSOM. Here is my code: function createGroup(groupName) { var ...
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Word Automation Service Documentation

I am currently prototyping a custom ribbon button to merge several office files into a single PDF. I plan to use the Word Automation Service to facilitate this however while looking at the ...
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Change preferred user lang in CSOM

I added a button in the master page to switch easily between 2 languages. For now it sets the cookie but I need to change the preferred language in user/profile/regional settings. I'm searching ...
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How do I prevent clicking in-page links from pushing up the suite bar in Firefox in SharePoint 2013?

In Firefox, when I click a link in a page that points to an anchor in the same page, it takes me to the appropriate section of the page, but then it also pushes half of the top/suite bar offscreen. ...
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Title in custom item display template

I created a custom item display template for my search center: .... <span class="title">_#=ctx.CurrentItem.Title=#_</span> .... The goal is to show the title of each document in the ...
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External users in SharePoint 2013 people search

Hello SharePoint people. There is a branch in the company (Domain A + SP 2013) which has its own domain (Domain B + SP 2010). There is no trust set up between the domains and they are not on the ...
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ListItem values changed when creating subsite from template

I have a problem where i have a template generated through "save site as template". With this template I want to create a subsite to a sitecollection. All is fine to the point when I look a list in ...
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currentCultureName vs currentUICultureName

What is the difference between _spPageContextInfo.currentCultureName and _spPageContextInfo.currentUICultureName. _spPageContextInfo.currentCultureName was not working for me and i tried the other ...
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AppDomain.CurrentDomain.AssemblyResolve in SharePoint 2013

Does AppDomain.CurrentDomain.AssemblyResolve work in SharePoint WSP solution? I added a delegate control using WSP solution and it registers a method to AppDomain.CurrentDomain.AssemblyResolve. ...
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Sharepoint 2013 with Workflows 2013 Issue

I have a problem that I am seeking answer for. Problem: 2013 Workflows do not execute on SharePoint Server 2010 Workflows execute fine SharePoint designer when talking to the server can create, ...
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Adding Footer in Starter master page using Visual Studio SharePoint 2013

How to add a footer to the Starter master page using visual studio?
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Custom Master page dynamic logo using Visual studio SharePoint 2013

We have used a starter master page and created a visual studio master page solution. The master page has OOB global level navigation. These navigation have sites(Site A, Site B, SIte C) in them and ...
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What document library features should be used for department Intranet?

I'm trying to design a new Intranet in an on-premise SharePoint 2013 Enterprise environment, but do not know enough about most features to be confident in decisions. I have around 50 different ...
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How do I change the displayed view order for a list in SharePoint 2013?

I have a list and a requirement to show certain views by default. Thankfully, the default view always shows up first in the list, but after that it seems that everything is controlled alphabetically. ...
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Issues with Single Farm, Multiple Web Applications and Workflows for FBA Users

General Info We have three Web Applications on a single SharePoint Farm. Each Web Application has its own FBA (SqlProvider) Database, ConnectionString, Membership and Role Providers with distinct ...
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How to Add file to Layouts folder in 14 hive Using Solution for SharePoint 2013

We have migrated our SharePoint Project from 2010 to 2013. All the code references have been changed with respect to 2013 solution. Now we need to add one html file in C:\Program Files\Common ...
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Refiners based on managed properties

I had a situation before where I could link meta data / site columns with managed properties to use is as a refiner in my search center. I created the search center subsite under the root site ...
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Copy element action

I am currently trying to implement a custom workflow where one can copy a list item in sharepoint 2013. This is what I did to achieve this: add a custom workflow ("copy list element") workflow ...
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Search display template

In a previous Sharepoint set-up a created a sub site /search and copied my custom display template in the folder: /_catalogs/masterpage/Display%20Templates/Search The folder contains HTML and ...
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NewDocSet and JSLink

I'm creating a custom field type and use JSLink for rendering this field in forms. Unfortunately, when I try to create a new Document Set, my .js file is not attached to the page and field rendering ...
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Username difference between site collections

In the root site collection of my SharePoint web application I see the username as first name - last name, but in other site collections the username is displayed as DOMAIN\USERID. How can I change ...
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Performance Issue - AppRedirect.aspx taking long time to redirect to Provider Hosted App

We have a SharePoint 2013 environment with Provider Hosted App. In TEST environment, SharePoint is able to redirect to Provider Hosted App (via AppRedirect.aspx) in milliseconds. However in ...
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Unable to edit SharePoint Online site in SharePoint Designer

My organization just enrolled for O365 and have enabled SharPoint for creating sites. I have created a Site Collection and am the primary Site Collection Owner of the site. However, when I try to open ...
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Best approach to remove the title field from my issue tracking list

I want to add an issue tracking list, which have the following custom columns:- Book Name Book Description Book Author published date Publish status. now to achieve this i did the following ...
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SharePoint Search Results Does not Show Some documents

We have a problem as follows: 1) When we search for a particular document on a search center page, we get some results, but the document we are searching for is missing. 2) But when we perform the ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Issue Tracking List

I created a new Issue Tracking list. When a record is marked as "resolved", the Assigned to field is wiped out. What do I need to do to prevent the Assigned to field wipe out? Thanks for your help ...
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How can I have two urls redirect to the same site?

We are getting rid of an old site http://sharepoint/sites/oldSite and would like to automatically redirect users to the new site http://sharepoint/sites/newSite if they try to hit the old site url. ...
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Sharepoint “forgot password” email redirectory

My organisation works in a direct sync environment so all our Microsoft products are linked via one account. Whenever a user clicks "forgot password" an email will be sent to the helpdesk and they ...