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Lookup fields will be rendered as a list of checkboxes inside iphone safari web browser , instead of being rendered as a select list

I am working on an issue tracking list which have a lookup column named “Related Issues”, which is rendered as a select list inside IE on desktop browser as follow:- But when I access the list from ...
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Progressbar in webparts

I want to show progress in my webpart while showing images. Here is my code in .ascx file <asp:UpdateProgress runat="server" id="PageUpdateProgress"> <ProgressTemplate> ...
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how to prevent accessing a hidden field using the Quick Edit

I have a field named "Item number" inside my Issue tracking list, which is a system generated ID, and i do not want end users to be able to modify it . now i have set this column as "Hidden" inside ...
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Create site as disabled model

My problem is to create my site as a model because I use several times the same lists with the same columns. BUT, the option to create the site as a model is not showing, print follows below: (It is ...
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Workflow send an email with a list of items

In Sharepoint I have a simple custom list, which has the following columns: task name; task status (started, ongoing, finished); finished date. By using a custom view of this list, I can filter out my ...
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refresh only webpart

I am using Server Side code to do Paging on SharePoint List. I am using Visual Web Part to show items from List. protected void Page_Load(object sender, EventArgs e) { if (!this.Page.IsPostBack) ...
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Avoid the /_vti_bin/Authentication.asmx for all users except Site collection admin

I need /_vti_bin/Authentication.asmx?wsdl to be accessed by only Site collection Admin . How to avoid access /_vti_bin/Authentication.asmx?wsdl and other webservices for all other users ?
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Setting the value of the PublishingFieldImage

I want to insert a image from another media resource. This will be uploaded into the site assets folder (or a defined one). These selection will be made in a app part, that will be opened up in a ...
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preflight returns 401 response even though headers correct

I am trying to access a sharepoint server REST api to upload some files. Access is via our tomcat application Although I believe I setup correctly the headers in IIS the request does not pass the ...
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Site Collection does not exist in database. Site collection will not be moved

I am trying to move the site collection http://<webapp>/dealers/1020 from content database WSS_Content_2 to WSS_Content_7 I run the command: Move-SPSite http://<webapp>/dealers/1020 ...
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Display the first list item in a view using javascript

I have a view that is filtered to [Me] so only pulls through one record already filtering the list. The idea is to load this record into the display form. Is it possible to display this record ...
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Javascript CAML Query using DateTime

I have the following CAML: <Where> <And> <Eq> <FieldRef Name='Author' LookupId='TRUE' /> <Value Type='User'>473</Value> ...
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Add graphical hyperlinks above search box area SharePoint 2013

I'm wanting to add 4 small images to the area immediately above the search box. These need to be permanently available across every page of the site. They will be links out from our intranet to our ...
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SP 2013 MySite pre-configuring for all users

I configured a MySite sites collection for users. They will be only accessing these personnal sites, never access other sites. So when they access https://my.site.com (MySite site), it returns an ...
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Unable to find the export web part option

So I am in the process of trying to create and 'package' web parts for a client. Basically what this entails is taking a 'Content Search' web part, edit the query, edit the properties, and add the ...
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list alerts & outgoing mail settings: no charset working with umlauts?

i'm talking about a single-server sp2013 foundation setup, outgoing mail settings for the farm (and web application) are set via central administration. but the character encoding in the sent alerts ...
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Metadata Vs Dropdown Vs Lookup column

Seems that SharePoint provides multiple ways to manage information, and I am confused on when to use metadata, dropdown or lookup column. Now I have these requirements:- Inside our document library ...
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What does the web part property RSS Feed Limit do?

I'm trying out the OOTB RSS Web Part. My question is simple: What does the RSS Feed Limit web part property do?
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Set Content type to inherit parent columns using powershell

I have a content type which is getting deployed through a wsp package. The elements.xml of it is <Elements xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/sharepoint/"> <!-- Parent ContentType: Page ...
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Different layout options when I have “People or Group ” site column

I am working on an issue tracking list , which have a "People or Group" site columns. now the "People or Group" site columns will be rendered in different ways , depending on how/where i access them , ...
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SharePoint 2013 and ARR not working

I installed and configured SP 2013 with 1 site and 1 MySite. Everything's fine. Now I installed an ARR according to different guides. From a client pc, if I modify my host file to IP_ARR ...
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View Items permissions not working in sharepoint 2013

I want to assign anonymous access to list items. For that I have assigned anonymous access to web application and "Lists and libraries" permissions to site collection. Now to assign permission to ...
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How to default to not sending email when a user is added to a Group

When I add a user to a group in SharePoint Foundation 2013 I have to click the advanced option and untick the send notification email option. How do I make the default 'No' The reason I want to do ...
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How to make a form/workflow that allows users to add a variable amount of items to it

I have run into a problem where I need to create a form/workflow where users can add a variable amount of sub items as part of an application process. IT would also need to be displayed in a friendly ...
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How to get ItemChildCount of DocumentSet (folder) using REST Api

I used SPServices to create and get a list of custom DocSets. There were some problems with that, so I wrote the code to create them with REST services. And that works properly. I'm trying to rewrite ...
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New Colours for SharePoint calendar overlays

I would like to change a couple of the 9 OOB colours for our SharePoint calendar overlays. I can do that by overriding the calendar CSS classes. The parent calendar div does not get this class ...
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“Get Filter Value From” prepends “id;#” to the value

I have two lists that are connected to each other. Tracking Numbers: Has one Shipping address Shipping Address: Has many Tracking number On the Tracking number edit form I would like to display ...
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Sharepoint Groups : Hide application pages across site except site collection admin

I have internal and extended external site . I dont want any users to access the System application pages , only the site collection admin can edit the site . I tried to create a policy and assigned ...
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SharePoint Search not displaying file name in results

In the search results of our SharePoint 2013 Search, the results aren't displaying the name of the file. Instead, it seems to be using the Title metadata property. I've tried following the steps as ...
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What is the correct way to grant permissions using SAML tokens in Sharepoint 2013

Hi We have a sharepoint 2013 instance and we are setting up claims based authentication with SAML assertions (ADFS 3.0 IDP). I am able to grant access to a user by adding the user's email address to ...
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Disable People Picker text input, leaving the People Picked booklet to choose from Active Directory

In creating a NewForm in SharePoint Designer 2013, I am trying to disable the end user from typing in a name into a people picker column, and only allow them to use the picker on the right of the ...
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Permissions to pages related to a term

I have a large site we are putting together and am stuggling with editor access to certain areas. I am using term navigation and was wondering if there is a way to grant access based on the term ...
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Access denied to Business Data Connectivity

User is trying to create external content types using SQL Server, using sharepoint designer. I as an SharePoint Administrator i can login without any issue but this user who is dbo of remote sql ...
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Which Database table stores the XML column mappings for Lists?

First off, I'd like to say that I understand the limitations and the risk of accessing a Sharepoint Database directly. I am not updating the SP Content, just simply querying the data in a SQL View for ...
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SharePoint 2013 file upload with Jquery question

I am currently developing a page which users will be able to upload from their local machines files to a SharePoint 2013 server. Currently I have managed to experiment with the ajax calls and use the ...
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Using Active Directory Groups for Permissions

I have been researching the AD vs SharePoint group question and have found many conflicting answers. We are beginning a SharePoint 2013 on-prem implementation for an intranet serving about 4000 users ...
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DPM (Data Protection Manager) Does Not Restore Column of Type 'User'

I have DPM set to back up my SharePoint farm down to item level. When I try to restore an entire list (custom list) to a new SharePoint site that I've created for it, the list restores successfully ...
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Make Search Results open in new tab

Ive implemented a SharePoint 2013 Farm Wide search for my site collections, and now want the URL's that get returned to open up in a new tab. Is there a relatively effortless way to do this rather ...
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Possible to automatically set default web part properties?

We're currently developing an intranet solution for a client, and am wondering if we can deploy with various webpart properties configured in a default way. For instance, I dont want the 'help text' ...
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How to install an purchased app on SharePoint 2013 dev environment without dns?

I have a single server development environment. I do not have DNS. I have IIS and host file. I would like to install an app on my development environment. It still would not work. I got this error ...
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Promoted Results Best Practices

My current client has a dynamically-generated HR content system that is very difficult to index in Enterprise Search. They have opted instead to create huge and convoluted lists of promoted results to ...
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Parent List/Child Library Drag and Drop upload

I have a parent list and a child document library. My Page shows them top and bottom just fine, only showing the documents belonging to the selected parent item. However, if I now want to upload a ...
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Unique permission for document library which contains more than threshold documents

I have document library which contails 6000 docs and threshold limit is 5000. I am facing below eror while trying to give unique permission for that library. Please suggest. I do not have server ...
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No Third Party script is loading, why?

SharePoint 2013, added a custom application page and trying to add third party scripts to it but non works, so far i tried select2 and typeahead it through errors, Uncaught TypeError: $(...).select2 ...
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Save as List Template of document library which has 18000 documents!

I have one document library which has around 18000 documents(Total size of the all document is around 280 MB). Now I want to make list template so I go to Library Settings and then click on Save ...
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Button Background not applying to paging buttons

I've noticed when using the SharePoint Color Palette tool, that when I change the Button Background value the preview shows that the paging buttons will change with this color. However when I apply ...
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Disable logging completly SP2013

I have followed every guide there is, and also even tried to disable logging through this PowerShell command. Set-SPUsageService -LoggingEnabled $false Set-SPLogLevel -TraceSeverity None ...
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HTTP request on lists.asmx GetVersionCollection method

While looking for a HTTP REST method to return Document Version History, I stumbled on the GetVersionCollection method. However, I have not found any syntax showing how to make the call from a ...
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What's the point of xlmns:ie=“ie”?

Sharepoint page layouts often include the following markup: <div xmlns:ie="ie"> <!-- contents --> </div> What's the use of the attribute xlmns:ie?
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Lists of Lists in sharepoint

How would I make a webpart that would allow someone to create a list and then add it to a list of links.