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Hide Empty Document Properties in word 2013

I have a SharePoint document library with a custom document template attached to it. This document template is having lot of Quick part fields , which will pull metadata column values from the ...
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Add Excel to sharepoint service programatically

I have a Excel with Pivot charts on my client (Not on sharepoint Server). Is there any way to upload it using sharepoint services by C#? thanks
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Hide list from browser site/Lists/lisName

I am working with a sharepoint hosted app, I create some lists in my app, is it possible to hide a list from browser? I mean, I do not want that a user can see a list with the url: ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Quick Edit while filtering hidden column shows error

I've got problem using quick edit while filtering by hidden column. How to reproduce this error step by step: For example in Documents add new column (I called it TestCol, simple text) Add new ...
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2013 Workflows always set approval status to draft

I have a "pages" library in a publishing site and I have to use a workflow to fetch some information to compose some part of the page. Therefore I would like to set this workflow to start at any item ...
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user control onkeydown from SP 2007 to 2013

I m upgrading a search box from SP 2007 to SP 2013, when I add the "onkeydown" in the following line : <INPUT class='form' Type=TEXT id='idDirectorySearchString' size=25 ...
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End User Training: Differences between SharePoint 2007 & SharePoint 2013

Less of a technical question but more of a governance one. I'm finding it hard to take off my technical hat for this one. Helpful responses will of course be marked as answers and upvoted ...
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breakRoleInheritance and RemoveRole CSOM

I need to breakRoleInheritance on the items of a SharePoint2013 list. I need to remove all the current roles and add only the Owner and the Current user. How can I do it by client side? Thanks, Nk
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Change “New Event” text in all items view (calendar)

As the subject says I want to change the name of the "New Event" Link in a calendar list. (sharepoint 2013) I found this in F12-Mode: <table id="Hero-WPQ2" dir="none" border="0" cellspacing="0" ...
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Search using KeywordQuery not working in WCF Webservice

The sample code I'm using to test Sharepoint Server Search works fine from a Console Application: using System.Data; using System.Linq; using Microsoft.SharePoint; using ...
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How to add Tasks Timeline to list view from XML?

I create my own Task list (I want to have some extra fields). I go to Visual Studio > New item... > List > "Create a customizable list template and a list instance of it:" > Tasks. When I deploy ...
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ContentBySearchWebPart and search results

I am working with Sharepoint 2013 and I have multiple ContentBySearchWebParts on the page (in master page actually). It works ok up until I try that along with a search (SearchBoxScriptWebPart). I set ...
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Unable to create new web in sandbox solution

I have created an event receiver on custom list for ItemAdded that will create new site from the custom template whenever new site is created. My custom template is: <Elements ...
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Why are Workflow History List ListID and Primary Item ID blank?

I created list workflow in SharePoint 2013 with SharePoint Designer. Workflow is working fine but now I want to fetch Log information from history list. but ListID and PrimaryItemId is blank in ...
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SharePoint 2007 - InfoPath form library not allowing new items

I am in a very strange situation, and have been working with Microsoft Support on the same. With not much results. We had a site in SharePoint 2007 with a InfoPath form library, we had migrated ...
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SP2013 CSOM: using (ClientContext clientContext = new ClientContext()) [duplicate]

I am building display templates. In the item template I have some logic in javascript to get item information from SharePoint. I use CSOM. Do I need to use code like this: using (ClientContext ...
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SP2013 : Display templates, SP.ClientContext(), Object doesn't support this action

I am building an display template. In the item template I have an onclick function on each item (picture). In this function I have some SharePoint Client Side code. The first row code is: var ...
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Get ContentType name with select fields

I have a problem with getting the ContentType name for a item. when i use http://sp2013dev/sites/mms/_api/web/lists/GetByTitle('List')/items(1)/?$expand=ContentType I get as response all Fields ...
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SP2013: Get item by id from javascript function?

I have built a display template. In the item template I have some Images from the list "Employees". I have created a function to get some detail info. In this function I have one parameter with the id ...
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Reindex search results (Content Search Web Part, 2013)

I will just leave this here, since it helped us a lot: We have a Content Search Web part with custom Display Templates with link to edit item. After user edit item, we want to refresh the search ...
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New features to master page in 2013

what are the most important changes in master pages in SharePoint 2013 than SP2010? Here changes means new feature addition?
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changes in deployment pattern in SharePoint 2013

What are the major changes in deployment pattern in SharePoint 2013 in comparison to SharePoint 2010. One thing I know is that now we have option to deploy either 14 hive or 15 hive at a time. Is ...
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using sharepoint as HTML authoring platform

Can I use SharePoint just as authoring platform to author HTML fragments (Header/Footer/ widgets) and publish these fragments. These fragments can be then picked to assemble a page built up in a ...
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Login once for different WebApp, Possible?

I have to multiple Web applications in the SP2013. For example, from the main site, http://mysite.com:80 , it has a link which links to another web in another web application, i.e. ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Popularity trends Empty Values

I want to see the usage reports but the excel reports shows all zeros (In site settings > Popularity Trends ) Debuuging I checked and both the timer jobs "Microsoft SharePoint Foundation Usage Data ...
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Remote server returned an error: (500) Internal Server Error when using REST Search API

I have the following code which runs fine until the getresponse method. When I copy and paste the full url on my browser, I can see a response xml without any issue http://screencast.com/t/IJQGxqUjNg ...
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How to make a REST call with a console application to the SEARCH REST API?

I have created a console application by using this tutorial: http://blogs.msdn.com/b/kaevans/archive/2014/03/02/building-a-sharepoint-app-as-a-timer-job.aspx With some differences of course, in my ...
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SharePoint 2013 Online CQWP, using design manager can't filter on a managed metadata column

I reviewed a lot of articles and couldn't find anyone talking this issue. My issue is when I use Design manager to create a CQWP snippet, I always get error message when try to filter against a Page ...
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correct way to access office web app server external network

I have 2 servers. one With SharePoint 2013, another one With Office web app server. I have setup https://int.companyname.com and shpoffice01.company.com When I created the SPOfficeWebApp farm I used ...
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SP2013 - CQWP query override for tasks assigned to me

I'm using a CQWP, and I need to add more than three filters. The filters I want are: Status is not equal to Completed Status is not equal to Deferred Due date is less than Today Assigned To is equal ...
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SharePoint 2013, Metadata with extra information

I need to have Custom list that will contains list of People (not SP users) with basic information and to have one metadata field with extra information attached (years). Example: FirstName | ...
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Sharepoint 2013 SP1 not available

Service Pack 1 for SharePoint 2013 has been pulled by Microsoft, however I now face an interesting dilemma: I have a DB backup, and am trying to re-instantiate the server it should be attached to, ...
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Programmatically Gift Badge in Community Site

Does anyone know if it is possible to programmatically gift badges to users in SharePoint 2013 community sites? For example I would like to add an event receiver so that whenever anyone is added to ...
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Snippet Gallery - Ribbon disabled

I am trying to modify a master page following a tutorial. I have uploaded a master page to SharePoint 2013, and now I am customizing it. However, when I open the Snippet Gallery, all my controls in ...
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Error while deploying SP2013 Workflow from VS2012: NullReferenceException

I developed two features, one should deploy a workflow. After hitting F5 in Visual Studio 2012, I get a NullReference-Exception. Here is the output shown: ------ Deploy started: Project: ...
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View active Infopath Form Services sessions?

Is there a way to view if anyone is currently using InfoPath Forms Services (IPFS)? I'm concerned that if I deploy a Site Collection Feature - which will recycle the app pool - it will play havoc ...
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Can I add the sharepoint module to powershell? 2010 / 2013

I apologize if this has been answered but I couldn't find any answers to my question. I want to practice the power shell commands for Sharepoint (either 2010 or 2013) but I can't seem to find a ...
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Custom Sign In Page has an SPContext.Current that is always null

Important Update (based on feedback received so far) I do not have Visual Studio installed on the SharePoint 2013 Server. All code is compiled in Visual Studio 2012 remotely using references ...
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Visual Web Part as consumer of PPS Filter Provider

How do you turn an existing Custom (Visual) WebPart into a WebPart that is a Consumer-capable WebPart of Provider WebParts? References are applenty but very few are actual design patterns that ...
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Is it possible to show a 'My Activity' web part on a SharePoint site if 'My Sites' is not available?

Is it possible to show a 'My Activity' web part on a SharePoint site if 'My Sites' is not available? For example, say there's a SharePoint installation dedicated to particular (custom) SharePoint ...
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Webpart cannot be seen on page after adding. Error in ULS. Feature (wsp) = Webpart+ListInstance

Need some help on this one. We have deployed a webpart on LIVE server. On test server it worked fine. Now on LIVE we cannot see the webpart after adding to page. ULS: Failed to open the file ...
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SP2013: Display templates with pictures and after select a picture show info (title, description) in another div?

I am using SharePoint 2013. I have a list with 4 columns (title, description, picture, url). I would like to create a search content webpart which is showing a table with the latest 6 items from this ...
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SharePoint 2013 App on Google Chrome

I added an app to my Site,it works fine on IE11 but if I try to use it from Chrome Browser (v34.0.1847.116 m) the browser asks me for user and password and never go through to the app. Even with ...
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NuGet package for Sharepoint 2013 app

I work on an app for SharePoint 2013 Foundation. I created it via New Project > Templates > Visual C# > Office/SharePoint > Apps menu. Template is called App for SharePoint. Now I want to connect to ...
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Using windows authentication in sharepoint 2013 configured for claims forms authentication

I am trying to access a SharePoint 2013 from axis2 webservice through a java application. The SharePoint 2013 is configured in both windows and claims authentication, now my code is like this ...
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SharePoint installation using one-account method

please help me with one hard task. I am not able to convince some admins and neither whole companies that installing & using SharePoint by using one (local) account method is against all best ...
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SharePoint 2013 app connected to PostgreSQL

I want to create an app for SharePoint 2013 (Foundation so far, soon to be paid version). I would love to include SP lists filled with data from sql query to PostgreSQL. Sounds easy, right? I am ...
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update external content type automatically based on sql table structure for external list sharepoint 2013

I have created an external list from a SQL server table. Now I have changed the structure of table and I also want to change the schema that I have created for my List. problem is that the external ...
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SP2010 upgrade to 2013 behaviour for link correction within office documents

I am currently testing upgrade methods from SP2010 Server to SP2013 Server using the detach, attach and upgrade method. At some point in the process it seems to have edited all links within office ...
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SharePoint 2013 and people picker not working in custom C# aspx website

I have a custom C# aspx page that was created to be used inside of SharePoint 2010. It uses several people-picker controls. <SharePoint:PeopleEditor id="peopleEditorRO" runat="server" ...