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SP2013 - Call to display host web list data only works once

I'm building a SP2013 App. I able to successfully pull back list data from the host web with with the following code that loads the "sharePointReadyToGetReviews()" function through an on-load ...
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Upgraded SharePoint 2013 Solution includes deleted files

I have a SharePoint 2010 solution that I upgraded to SharePoint 2013 using Visual Studio 2013. The code will build just fine and I have taken steps to upgrade the CSProj files and Solutions files. ...
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Profile link in people search results not encoded

I'm using Forms Based Auth using the SQLMembership provider and all seems to be working fine except for viewing user profiles from people search results. The search is creating linkw like: ...
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Two different versions of RSViewerPage.aspx on same farm?

I have a SharePoint 2013 farm with SSRS. On this farm, I have two web-apps (A and B). When we created web-app "A", we made some branding customizations to the RSViewerPage.aspx page. The problem is ...
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Showing only survey questions in page

I have created a survey named Feedbacks. Now I want to add it into a page. What I have done: Edit Page > Insert> App Part > Feedbacks Results But I want the following view This view comes ...
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Retrieve list items created by user based on login credentials

I'm developing a SP2013 office 365 app using the Sharepoint hosted option so working with JS. I'm allowing users to create new records in a list and also displaying that list of records that are ...
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Reinstall SharePoint while keep all contents?

I'm working on a standalone SP server. It has some issues, we decided to reinstall SP on another machine with a separated SQL server. My question is: what's the correct procedure to do this so that we ...
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i need to find the total indexed items per day and show it as weekly report. Please help with the c# API

As a part of c# sharepoint 2013 development activity, i need to find the total indexed items(searchable items) per day and show it as weekly report. I checked here Display the amount of items the ...
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Not all content in new MySites gets the specified permissions

I've changed the MySite Settings in Central Admin so that only my AD group called "DOMAIN\All employees" is added to the Read Permission Level setting. I've removed "All" and "All Windows". Now users ...
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Open Dialog for new List Element with JavaScript - Access Denied

My SharePoint 2013 App has a button with the click Event: OpenDialog("/Lists/ListName/NewForm.aspx?IsDlg=1"); where OpenDialog is defined the following way: function OpenDialog(URL) { var ...
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Enable app store [duplicate]

I'm trying to turn on the app store for a site but keep getting the message "Apps are turned off. If you know who runs the server tell them to enable apps" I've looked everywhere in central admin and ...
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change the default tile size in Sharepoint 2013

Hello, I create an app using the Promoted Links in Sharepoint 2013. I chose to do this because the feature has the awesome hover effect and is easy to customize the image. The issue is that I ...
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Error Importing Design Package in Design Manager

Ran into a strange problem today trying to import a custom design package using design manager. The solution uploads just fine but then i get an error: Sorry, something went wrong Value ...
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Is it possible to leverage the security trimming feature so that users cannot see content posted before a certain date?

I need to create discussion site for a company that disallows the users from seeing any content that was posted before their hire date. I can bring in the hire date through the AD as part of the user ...
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Taxonomy field label not updated when changing language

So, I am working on a multilingual on-premise enterprise SP2013 farm-solution which will support three different languages (NO, SE, EN), and of course has a working MMS with all the terms that I need. ...
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Problems with unique permissions in a list

I have a list that has unique permissions. I have a user who has permission collaboration in this list, the rest of the site he has no permission. When the user accesses the link list, he gets the ...
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More than one sub folder in content organiser rule

I have a client who has a requirement that documents sent to their record centre are stored as such: Department Library - Country (folder) - Fund (folder) - Doc Type (folder) Country, ...
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Field is not displayed in new form of list

I have created a field to add it in the content type and that content type is used in the list. My field's declarative part is: <!--Field Type of project--> <Field ...
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Open form in browser from an approval task

I have recently "upgraded" to SP2013 from SP2010. My infopath 2010 forms go through an approval workflow. In the tasks created by this workflow is a link to the document: This link opens the ...
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SharePoint 2013 MetaNavigation Problem deleting Termsets

The following is just a test script borrowed in part from http://goo.gl/Cw1D8h "Powershell to create and reuse Managed Navigation for multiple sites in SharePoint 2013" The following script works ...
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Mysite not opening on some PCs and also picture not appearing in search results

I have configured MySite and People Search. Profile pictures are being loaded from UPS. Problem is, on some PCs in organization user's MySite doesn't open and it shows generic IE error that This ...
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Event Log: Faulting application name: Fabric.exe, version: 1.0.960.0

I'm working on a SP2013. It was setup by someone else. I fixed most issues. But then I found there is this entry in event log. It happens frequently. Anyone knows anything about this error? Faulting ...
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infopath form not updating fields

I have an infopath form that has three read-only fields referencing items in another list, but when someone opens the form the values never change, even if they have changed in the other list. It ...
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OData query in SPD workflow HTTP GET request

I'm building a 2013 workflow that uses an OData query in an HTTP GET request that is intended to return a list of items with titles that begin with a certain string (which has previously been recorded ...
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SharePoint Wiki Table of Contents

Is there any syntax that when wrapped around content, automatically builds a table of contents towards the top of the wiki, similarly to how the Media Wiki works? I am using SharePoint 2013.
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Problem using SharePoint 2013 Search to filter by managed property

In my SharePoint application, I have a managed metadata site column called Taxonomia and a custom content type inherited from Welcome Page that uses this column. I also have a custom page layout for ...
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Using Workflow Manager in a Farm

We're going to be deploying SharePoint 2013 with Project Server 2013 added, and reading up on it, it will require a Workflow Manager instance. Our SharePoint farm will be a 3 box instance, with a ...
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Unable to add a Choice field to a Calculated field (SharePoint Foundation 2013)

I'm not sure why I'm having this issue, as all material says that I should be able to do this... I have a required choice field that I would like to use in a calculated column. However, when I try to ...
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sharepoint 2013 visual webpart getting data

I am in a scenario where I need to call a custom web service method to get some data and display in a list. What ways are possible to doing this? I know I can use asp update panel and call web ...
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Using Distributed Cache programmatically. “Cache referred to does not exist” error

I'm trying to take advantage of Distributed Cache in SharePoint 2013 programmatically from a console application. I want to store custom objecst inside App Fabric Cache. Here is the code that throws ...
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how to change the welcomeMenuBox position in SP2013

I want to change the welcomeMenuBox position. It need to be alligned with the Logo and Title of the site. I am using design manager to create the masterpage. Any suggestion..
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Sharepoint 2013 Excel Web Access Web Part- display workbook's worksheet data per web part

I am trying to display data via the SP 2013 Excel web access web part and a workbook generated by BI360's excel plugin.The challenge is that as it's a new workbook each monthly reporting period, I ...
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An error occurred… Microsoft Exchange WebServices… when developing SharePoint 2013 in VS 2013

I have a development environment setup with these components SharePoint 2013 Windows 2012 R2 Visual Studio 2013 SharePoint is up and running just fine. I am however getting an error when trying ...
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Turning Off Publishing Content Approval for Editing Pages

I have a SharePoint 2013 Publishing site Intranet using a single site collection. I have turned off the Publishing Approval Workflow in site settings (root site collection) and this did not work - ...
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how to change the image of Share/Follow icons in SP2013 page

I want to change the icons of Share/Follow in SP2013. Also I want to change the position of these link. I am using design manager to create a master page. I can see the tags for the ribbon (welcome ...
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InfoPath form referencing fields from another list

Environment: SP2013 Enterprise, InfoPath 2013 I'm building a course registration system for a SP client but am having a little difficulty with lookup fields. Basically there are two lists, a course ...
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Best way to generate PDF report

I am making a web part which will gather data from some lists and database tables and present it in custom format. For e.g. there will be logo on top, with date on right side and then below it data ...
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Unable to execute: Add-PSSnapin Microsoft.SharePoint.PowerShell

I'm attempting to use the PowerShell ISE on a Win 2012 Standard Server. I followed the steps here (http://sharepointpromag.com/blog/powershell-and-sharepoint-step-1-loading-dlls-and-snap-ins) to add ...
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What is the recommended way to move publishing pages from one SP Farm to another?

We have a lot of content in our TEST farm that we need to move to PROD that's mixed in with code that is not production ready (This was a coordination failure, hindsights 20/20 and all that.) Short ...
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Error Uploading Images from SharePoint Image Library into a Blog Page

I was wondering if anyone experienced the same issue. I have a Blog page that allows users to successfully 'create new posts'...etc. There are three choices to add images to the blog. The user can ...
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SharePoint 2013 weird central administration behaviour using browser on client

I have developed a SharePoint 2013 server and its placed in Data Center and my user id is farm administrator also. When I take remote session through RDP and bring central administration ...
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Move item to folder when added/edited (SP2013 or O365)

How to move item to folder automatically when it has been added or edited in a library? The folder is in the same library. The correct folder will be defined by metadata. This should happen ...
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Get documents By ID from document library using Rest API

Scenario I have a Document library named "My Documents". In that library couple of folders, for these each folders have another couple of folders (subfolders) and inside these folders, certain ...
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User not appearing when I start typing name in Group

There are 3 users in AD and they are synced with UPS. I can see their profile and if I do people search then they also appear in results. Let's call them user1, user2, user3. Problem is I am trying to ...
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What are the functions of a sharepoint architect?

I find job postings everywhere with combined functions between sharepoint developers and sharepoint architects. If you consider yourself a sharepoint architect or have one in your team, what are the ...
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Identify Permissions for Given User

I have looked at all the options in Central Admin. I need a way to search for effective permissions for a given user for all sites and lists. There is just a single Publishing site collection. Is ...
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SP2013 add IE9 gradient support

I am working on branding SP2013 and everything is working except for IE9 support the gradient. I tried adding in, <!--[if gte IE 9]> <style type="text/css"> .gradient { ...
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SP2013 move location of Browse/Page/Publish

I am working on branding 2013 and the client would like for the Browse|Page|Publish links to be moved to a different location. Can anyone tell me where they are located in the master page?
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SharePoint 2013 XSLTListFormWebPart not rendering mobile friendly controls

I am in the process of building a SharePoint 2013 solution which is targeted both at desktop as well as mobile devices. I have a separate data input form for mobile device which I have created by ...
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Add programmatically custom Web Part to page without Web Part Zone

I'd like to add custom Web Part to page without Web Part Zone programmatically, however, for some reason, I simply don't know how to do it. I created blank new Page (Body Only) PublishingWeb pWeb = ...