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Does anyone here know the correct location for DeltaSPWebPartManager?

There is what turns out to be a critical component with an id of DeltaSPWebPartManager, which lives in most Master Pages. The problem is - where exactly should it go? In the Microsoft-made master ...
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Convert Javascript Date for use in Calendar List

I am trying to write the Start Time and End Time of an event to a SharePoint Events list (i.e. Calendar list). I know that the internal names of Start Time and End Time are "EventDate" and "EndDate" ...
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Products Configuration Wizard: How to add local account with Complete Server type option

I am getting an error message during installation of SharePoint Server 2013. I have selected complete server option (other option is stand-alone). When I am on 'SharePoint products configuration ...
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Add more than 9 calendars to a Group Calendar

Could I add more than 9 calendars to a Group Calendar? I only have 9 colors. I am using SharePoint 2013,
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Popup link in Quick Launch

I recently migrated our SP 2010 to SP 2013. Everything migrated well. But in SP 2010 I used to update the quick launch links by going to: http://spsite/_layouts/quiklnch.aspx with the Pop up ...
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Document metadata are replaced after uploading document again in o365

I have created a document library in o365. In o365 a new button is showing at the top of the document library "Upload". Now I have uploaded a document and added some metadata to that. Now when I am ...
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SharePoint Themes are missing

I created a .spcolor file uploaded it to /Themes/15/, created new item in Composed Looks list and point the master page url to seattle.master and Theme Url to my .spcolor file and changed Display ...
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SP 2013 - Document Library - Create Empty Item Placeholder

We have a set deliverable documents for a project, in one location we need to list all of them whether or not there is a file associated with the item.
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WP connection, lookup in children causes unexpected error when in view

I have the following scenario: MainList / ChildrenList {MainList:ID lookup column, ThirdList:ID lookup column} In the MainList display item form: WP#1: MainList with columns {ID, Title, ...
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Creating a Status notification SP 2013. Script to make it fade?

I have some code that creates a new status bar but it just stays on top without fading. It doesn't even have an 'x' to close it manually. The following is how I am adding a new SP status from code ...
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Get selected value of dropdown choice list item

I'm trying to get the selected value of a dropdown list item. Nothing works. SPFieldChoice dropdown = list.Fields["Admin Guide"] as SPFieldChoice; var choices = dropdown.Choices; var selection = ...
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Create a List in Host Web based on custom Content Type

I have created a custom Content Type in a SharePoint App. I've had no problems making a list based off of this Content Type in the App Web. Requirements of my project have changed and I'd like to ...
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Activity 'DynamicActivity' has 51 arguments

I am trying to publish my workflow after a revision, but I am getting this error whenever I try to publish. There are no errors when I check for them, but I cannot publish. There error message I get ...
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Can you include the Document Library name in Document Search Results?

We want to include the name of a document's containing document library in search results, but it doesn't appear to be a managed or crawled property. Is there a way to achieve this without custom code ...
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Infopath 2013 repeating section or table

I have a repeating table and section. I want to be able to grab that information from the repeating table and add it to my SharePoint list. It seems that I can only get the first row to show up in ...
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Migrating from SP on Office365 to SP2013 on premises (users from FBA to AD)

I need to migrate from a SP2013 on Office365 to SP2013 on premises. Major problem I foresee is how to migrate from FBA users on Office365 to AD on premises. Questions are: What would be the ...
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ICustomRouter interface >> CSOM or Server Side Object model

We are looking into a custom document route, and I know about the ICustomRouter interface. Can it be used in CSOM? The ICustomeRouter example here: ...
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Custom Claims Provider - Results not showing in People Picker

I have implemented a custom claims provider. When I enter a term into the people picker, it queries the provider and returns a list of matching PickerEntity objects. Debugging shows that the correct ...
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Nested Categories Sharepoint List

We have developed a form for our Knowledge Base on SharePoint 2013 however we would like it categorised by Hardware and Software. Therefore if you select Hardware, a defined list of hardware choice ...
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Document sets shown in Calendar view instead of individual documents

We have a document library in SP2013 that uses document sets to store meeting minutes, agendae, etc. When we create a calendar view however, it shows the individual documents instead of the document ...
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change the name of SharePoint 2013 Farm SQL server

i am needing to rename my SharePoint farm SQL DB server i have been told that i would have to fully recreate the farm to rename the sql server. i am needing to rename it to SQLSERVRE2 original naming ...
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Starting a 2010 approval workflow in 2013

So, as it stands, I have one workflow that drives my entire user registration process. However, I want to add an approval workflow to approve the changes made by the user. I currently have it set up ...
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Is it recommended to run the Security token service application pool using built-in accounts

I have changed the SecurityTokenServiceApplicationPool to run under the localsystem built-in account, so my question is whether specifying a built-in account s for the ...
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SP2013 special chars broken in HTML page layout

I'm creating some page layouts for my custom .master in a SP2013 Publishing SC. There are some hard coded texts in the layout. Since it's for a German client there will be some special chars like ...
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changes in Master page not inherited in subsites

I have changed the logo in seattle.html in SharePoint designer so that it uses SharePoint:SPLinkButton instead of SharePoint:SPSimpleSiteLink and modified it to point to the root site collection. It ...
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Can not login to SharePoint 2013 using IE 10

Currently when I try to access our intranet using IE 10 , I will be promoted with the windows security dialog box, and after entering my username and password for three times , I will receive a white ...
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401 Unauthorized when calling web service in provider hosted app

I have build a SharePoint provider hosted app (high trust) that has a WCF service that also calls a custom webservice that is hosted in SharePoint. The app WCF service is called from a SharePoint ...
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Change SharePoint 2013 theme and get error

I tried to change my SharePoint 2013 site's theme (Look and Feel) But I get an error (something went wrong with SharePoint) and in 15 folder's logs I had some error about Logging Correlation Data And ...
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How to determine if SharePoint is in Debug mode?

My SharePoint was choking on bad code in a feature. The VS12 debugger popped up and asked me if I wanted to enable debugging, and that it would update the web.config. Well, I would like to turn off ...
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move site page from dev to production

I have seen a lot of resources online about something similar to my issue but nothing came to concrete help (content is old or not quite relevant) so I appreciate some help. situation used SP ...
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refiner accuracy index in SP13

Is there a way to define the refiner accuracy index in SharePoint 2013? Is there a way of applying it to the REST service calls? The totalrows and the refiner counts I'm getting on the REST calls ...
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How to programmatically hide a field from edit form based on current user permissions

I have an event receiver that sets SPField values based on certain user choices. I'm trying to show/hide one field based on the current user's signed in permissions, but only when the list item is ...
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What is the max limit of community members in SharePoint 2013?

What is the max limit of community members in share-point 2013 OOTB? and are there settings to increase that default limit OOTB?
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Remove “+Add” from Calendar View Web Part

I have a Calendar View web part that I've placed in a SharePoint page. Right now it looks like this: I want to prevent the user from editing the list from here--I have an app that will take care of ...
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'OpenCalloutAndSelectItem' is undefined / 'ShowMenuForTrOuter' is undefined

SP2013 Enterprise, custom master page using skel.js and jquery Recently users have started receiving an error when trying to access the item menu revealed by the ellipses next to an item in a list. ...
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Workflow emails don't send

I have a very basic workflow that I added to a list. Basically, I just want to send an email to myself. I created the workflow to send an email and then end the workflow. When I add an item to the ...
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environment for apps for SharePointn2013 I deploying visual 2013 apps with exit in url deploy but when I am open apps in url deploy

I configured an environment for apps for SharePointn2013 I deploying visual 2013 apps with exit in url deploy but when I am open apps in url deploy, it is given Me autentication but no resolve.....I ...
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I cannot figure out the differences between setting the Submission policy (Open, Close) for the Metadata navigation service

I have created a metadata managed service, and for one the the term sets I define the Submission policy to be Open, instead of Close, as follow:- But nothing have changes, I thought that specifying ...
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Route documents to another site collection if approaching size limit

We'd like to have a Drop Off library look @ the current site size, and if it is approaching a limit, send the file to a different site within the site collection. It's kind of like a "you are ...
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Risk difference setting up subdomain or new domain?

I have a single server Sharepoint Foundation 2013 instance that I've recently setup for my organization. I'm still pretty new to Sharepoint. I've been tasked with setting it up to allow apps, and ...
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Custom SharePoint navigation suggestions.. client side or server side? What about caching?

I have a requirement to build a custom navigation menu for SP2013 that will go on the side of each page. I have tried to use OOB Quick launch, global nav and term sets but they all have their own ...
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Remove document from in-place hold with CSOM?

Is there any way to remove a document from an in-place hold using SharePoint CSOM?
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Alerts on upgraded Sitecollection, 2013

After successfully upgrading SharePoint 2010 to 2013, we noticed that you can set up Alerts on any lists or libraries and get an instant email notification that the Alert has been created, but no ...
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How do we tell Office 365/Exchange Online to trust the certificate?

We are trying to use S/MIME in Exchange Online Outlook Web Access with Office 365. We have a certificate that works with the Office 365 email account in the desktop Outlook client. But when we try to ...
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Sharepoint 2013 news strategy

I'm new in Sharepoint design. I want to do a simple intranet with branding. I created a publishing site with pages. One subsite is news, and here I have a dilemma. to consider: The news can be a ...
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After a server upgrade, what types of health checks do you perform

We are currently trying to validate a deployment but want to make sure we've checked all the appropriate things. Other than testing new functionality, what steps to do you take to make sure an update ...
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Upgrade site collections job failing 2013

I'm currently upgrading some 2010 site collections to 2013. When trying to upgrade it from the GUI, nothing happens and the timer job Upgrade site collections job keeps failing over and over again. ...
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Filtering / sorting of Managed Metadata Columns not working

We're experiencing some issues with Managed Metadata columns in a list view. - filtering is not working - sort order seems to be wrong Sorting: The sort order seems to follow the term ID, not the ...
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Is it possible to wait until my file is uploaded in document library?

I have created a document library and I have applied an Item Added event receiver to that library which will copy that file to another library and I have added that library as a mapped drive to my ...
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Document sets losing their Welcome Page

We are using SharePoint 2013: In our solution we have multiple content types as child content types of "Document Set". In some cases, which we cannot reproduce, the Document Set loses its Welcome ...