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how to set the wiki page title to be always equal to the wiki page name

I am working on an Enterprise wiki page, and each wiki page come with two properties Title & Name . Now SharePoint by defualt allow to modify the wiki page name , and i can add the Title to the ...
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Records randomly get duplicated when added or edited.

For some reason when a certain user is adding a record, it duplicates it three times. This also happens randomly when they edit the record. Some get duplicated while some don't. There is no workflows ...
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Find out who added a column to my SharePoint 2013 library

We're trying to find out who added a specific column to our library. I can see some info about the fields via the REST API, but not exactly what I wanted at the level of who created the column: ...
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JSLink Client-Side Rendering Not Functioning on Custom List

I tested out the use of JSlink on the homepage with a demo list & it worked fine. I then used the same JSLink on the Demo List itself but images did not render. Any ideas on what I'm missing? ...
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SPList.GetItemById and Checked Out Items

It seems I cannot use SPList.GetItemById(int) or SPList.GetItemByUniqueId(Guid) or Web.GetListItem(string) to get an item that is checked out. I have tried all three and all three result in a "File ...
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Issue while show/hide content using SPSecurityTrimmedControl

I want to show/hide the search box based on the current logged in user. I have one permission group for e.g., xyz. this group has contribute permission to only document library(not even to the web). ...
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custom sts and authenticate to share point web application

I have one requirement can please take a look and guide me how to accomplish. i created a custom asp.net sts service as you told i created some claims (username,email,password) i want to make trust ...
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Full text search not finding pages

I have a normal page with text and pictures on it. When I search a term or even full sentence from this page, the search will not show up the specific page where it is on. It finds only documents ...
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AD user still have access denied to SharePoint 2013

I have added some users to a AD security group and I am adding that AD group to my SharePoint 2013 site. After a while i checked the username in SharePoint but the user still not exist in SharePoint ...
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View to show specific columns dynamically

I've custom list which has columns for each week of the year, i.e. The columns are named after the weeks (i.e. the date listed below) 4/27/15 5/4/15 5/11/15 5/18/15 5/25/15 6/1/15 6/8/15 ...
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Can not disable verbose loggin on sharepoint server 2013

I had some exception on my SharePoint server, so I went to CA >> Monitoring >> Diagnostic logging >>select all categories >> select Verbose After fixing the problem I went ...
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How can I use SPFolder.WelcomePage?

I found that I can set this property for any folder in a library. But what does it do? I thought I would get redirected to this welcome page when I click in the folder. Instead nothing is happening. ...
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In approval workflow, do not allow initiator approve the item?

I have a document library and an reusable workflow is added. The workflow is a simple Approval workflow which request the approval from a group of users 'ApproverGroup'. The initiator of the ...
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how to remove all duplicate values from a column

For some reason when a user is adding a record, it duplicates it three times. Why is that happening? Since there is many How can I remove any records that contains a duplicate in a specific ...
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Hidding columns from the EditForm for my wiki site

I am working on an EnterpriseWiki site collection, and when users edit the page properties as follow:- then will get all the fields inside the EnterpriseWiki content type as follow:- now i want ...
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Can I set alerts for an AD group without having exchange?

We have our security groups coming from AD on the AD import. A user wants to set an alert on a list to notify the group when something changes. The group is a global security group. I can set the ...
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How to add “<br>” to newline characters on custom forms

A multiline text field on my OOTB display form in my SP 2013 list will appear as: #1 #2 #3 On a custom form (before I make any changes to it), it will appear as: #1 #2 #3 with the "\n" still ...
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Show content of list field in another field using JSLink

I've a list with fields field1 and field2. In one view I would like to append the value of field2 to field1 and hide field2. Is that possible with JSLink? How can I do that?
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Adding javascript after click event of the refiners (display template question)

I want to execute my javascript code postrender of my refiners. I have done that by using this: ctx.OnPostRender = []; ctx.OnPostRender.push(ctx, function () { mycode(); }); This ...
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Document Approval Workflow - SharePoint Designer 2013

I've spent many days scouring the internet for something that will help me, but I'm not finding what I'm looking for. I need a document approval workflow for SharePoint 2013, with what would be ...
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Remove user/group from everyone group SharePoint online

Is there a way to exclude a user or group from the 'everyone' security group in SP Online? The reason I ask is we have blog site which everyone needs to be able to contribute to, simple - but we ...
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Deleted items are still showing on Search result after Full Crawls or incremental Crawls

I am writing a custom file disposition solution for SharePoint 2013. After delete action (see below Delete_Action method), I saw that the selected file is removed. After Full-Crawls or Incremental ...
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Additional buttons for new items on listview in 2013

I have a list with 3 custom content types. The customer has requested that instead of browsing to the ribbon to enter New Form for these content types, additional New Item buttons should be available ...
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remove the “page name” field from the EnterpriseWiki.aspx page layout

I am working on an Enterprise wiki site collection inside SP 2013, currently when a user wants to create a new wiki page he will go through the following steps:- Enter the wiki page name, as ...
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Status tracking and reporting

Is it possible to track and report on the different statuses and object can go through? For instance, an 'Application' can have multiple statuses ('New', 'Pending', 'Interview 1', 'Interview 2', ...
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Activate Cross-Site Publishing with CSOM

We are currently evaluating on how to enable/configure Cross-Site Publishing with the usage of CSOM. When using Server Side Object Model (SSOM) the documentation recommends to use the ...
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Disable Event Receiver on Datasheet Editing

I have an ItemUpdated Event bound to a list and do not want it to fire when the List item is edited in Datasheet view. Is there a way to detect if the User is editing through the Datasheet?
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How to get Discussion Item URL using client object model?

I have a discussion board. Using client object model, I can create a new thread: List lst = ctx.Web.Lists.GetByTitle("Test"); //Create the topic ListItem t = Utility.CreateNewDiscussion(ctx, lst, ...
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Custom content type form empty

I want to use a Document Library Form as a custom form for a Content Type, so I copied the content of the form and I've created a file in _catalogs. I associated that form to the content Type throught ...
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(405) Method Not Found returned in Visual Studio debugging SharePoint 2013 app

I am working with a SharePoint 2013 app and I need to debug it against a developer site. However, I am getting the following error in Visual Studio using F5 to debug: Error occurred in deployment ...
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Unable to find one user in SharePoint group bound to Assigned To column in Tasks List

I have a Tasks List in one of my SharePoint 2013 sites. I have mapped(Choose from attribute in column settings ) the Assigned To column with one of the SharePoint groups. When i am creating a new ...
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SharePoint 2013 Web Part Page Image Viewer pushes down another web part that should be in a vertically aligned zone

Using SharePoint 2013 (online), when I put either an Image Viewer web part or just an img tag in a Content Editor Web Part (CEWP) to the right or left of text in a CEWP that is in a web part zone that ...
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How to access a custom field of a list using REST

I'm trying to get information from a list in a custom SPField called "My Field" with the internal name "MyField" using this JavaScript code: $.ajax({ url: ...
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Set items while uploading a file in a document library

I am using JavaScript to upload a file in a document library, like this clientContext = new SP.ClientContext.get_current(); oWebsite = clientContext.get_web(); oList = ...
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Why do I use load AFTER these portions of code?

Let's take for example the code below: function createListItemProdus() { var clientContext = new SP.ClientContext.get_current(); var oList = ...
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404 Page Not Found With Custom ASPX Page

I have a custom edit control (ECB) block which points to a custom ASPX page that has some code-behind. Developed as part of a larger Visual Studio solution. I get a 404 message when I click the ECB ...
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Date value retrieved from an item keep on increasing every few seconds

I was trying to retrieve items from a SharePoint custom list called "Some Events" using JSOM. Title, Venue, EventDate were few fields I was retrieving. Every thing worked fine except EventDate. ...
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read content of list item attachment in SPD workflow and convert to base64 string

I need to write a workflow that reads the content of attachment of a list item, convert it to base64 encoded string and then invoke a custom REST service. I know I can access ...
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How to properly increase the limit/point settings for Sandbox Solutions?

I have a SharePoint 2013 event receiver in Visual Studio. The solution does some processing of XML files (without getting in to too much detail). I am having an issue with the event receiver timing ...
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How to attain site collection admin rights in a certain subsite

I am the site collection admin of the site http://server/. I am also farm administrator and local admin of the Windows Server account. However, I do not have access in the site ...
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Blog Site RSS Web Part not shown

In Sharepoint 2013 a Blog Site RSS Web Part is not showed until the SC Admin account(s) navigates to the landing page for the first time. Any idea why this way? Or if it's possible to force it. ...
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audit logs are unavailable, timeout problem

Previously logs worked, all of a sudden they do not work anymore. I have changed in web.config the timeout value by pasting this line <httpRuntime maxRequestLength="1048576" ...
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SharePoint 2013 Online Permission to User Profiles REST API

I have a SharePoint application which I've built using javascript on a single page (not using an app). I have to make calls to the user profile service to retrieve properties like Manager and Business ...
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is there a chance to know via the logs who changed the theme (look) in SP 2013?

Found the theme changed and I wanted to check the logs. I do not see any category that might include this action. Any help?
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How to upload images to picture library using JavaScript?

I want to upload multiple images to picture library using JavaScript. I am building SharePoint hosted app. In which I have created a Picture Library in side Project Solution using Visual Studio and ...
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Interface in Sharepoint 2013, backend in PHP

I want to create an application which has the interface as a Sharepoint 2013 page (for example a number of input and select elements within a Script Editor), but for the operations with the data in ...
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Problems while Accessing SharePoint List items in SharePoint 2013 using REST API in NAPA tool

I am trying to access the list item using an APP in my office 365 share point hosted trial environment.It seems like the call REST call is failing, the alert in error function is getting executed. ...
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peopleManager.getMyProperties in C# gives 403 error

I need to read the properties for the current sharepoint user in a C# method, using CSOM. I've tried using an example from ...
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Error While Adding Visual Web part To Master page in 2013

I am Trying to add a Visual Web part with Custom css and Java script in it. When i try to add in a layout page It works fine. But when I used the below steps ...
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How to filter the modified date column to get documents today 8 am to 10 am

How to filter the modified date column, I am creating a view based on I want to show documents which are uploaded by today only but from morning 8 am to 9am .