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Crawling user is showing in SPContext.Current.User

In our SharePoint site we are running continuous crawl. Since crawling is happening all the time in site, in my site when I'm getting user from current context, it's showing SharePoint crawl user so ...
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SharePoint 2013: Filter search results to only display content that I'm following

Is it possible to filter my search results in sharepoint 2013 to only return items that a user is following (sites, documents, etc). Thanks
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secondary administrator for manage share point farm

we have a SharePoint farm and i have one user account this user has full permissions to whole SharePoint farm servers and web applications. but i want to create another user for secondary ...
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Modify the foot of Item HoverPanel in Search results SharePoint 2013

I want to add 4 buttons to the bottom of display template Item Default HoverPanel for search results. I need it display like the person column with user's name and photo. By default, it displays ...
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Create a sitemap of sites/site collections

I want to create a site map of all site collections and sub sites contained within (preferable with size in MB/GB). Is there such a program?
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Which is best practice to add custom css to SharePoint site?

Foll. are approaches I am aware off. Please add if there are any more, and let me know which is the best approach. Go to SharePoint designer. Take backup of existing master page. Create new master ...
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Unable to show a list of all the sub sites under a parent sub site

I have team site collection, where I created a parent sub site. Then under the parent sub site I created many sub sites. Now I need inside the parent sub site to show a list of all sub sites under it. ...
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How to trouble shoot and found root cause of error based on Co-relation id found in error message

I have two WFE servers for our SharePoint 2013 farm and i get some errors and i found a co-relation ID so for trace this error from which WFE server i start the troubleshoot? is this corelation ID ...
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Approval task continues workflow if someone rejects

I am testing a 2010 list workflow in SharePoint designer 2013. I am assigning serial tasks based on user input from Infopath fields. Through the use of "Start Approval Process" If the first manager ...
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Getting the User Profile Picture URL by E-Mail via CSOM

I've seen many questions about how to achieve the User Profile Picture URL via the CSOM (Client-Side-Object-Model) API. However none of the solutions worked or they required the Account Name of the ...
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Workflow Hates Certain Users

I have a workflow that uses the Modified By column in a library to trigger changes. If a certain user has made a change, the workflow acts. I indicate which user in the workflow in Designer. ...
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SharePoint 2013 on premise in Azure

I have a plan to install SharePoint 2013 in AWS/Azure (on premise). My architecture will be 2 Web front servers and 1 SQL server. Before that i need to clarify some queries. Is it possible to use ...
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User license enforcement: Standard CALs and personal My Site Issues

We use on-premises SharePoint 2013 in our environment, and we are experiencing a problem where all users who aren't members of the "Enterprise CAL" AD group are unable to get a My Site provisioned. ...
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Used Workflows Recklessly; Need to Restore Former Speed

I strongly suspect I am not following best practices with SharePoint 2013 and its workflows, so just hear me out. In order to make correction of data of a extremely big list easier (and also to ...
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jquery to color code a line with negative value in a SP list

<script type="text/javascript" src="//ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/1.10.0/jquery.min.js"> </script> <script type="text/javascript"> $(document).ready(function(){ ...
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SharePoint 2013: Calendar control click takes to top of the page

I am using date time field (Calendar control) in SharePoint 2013 page layout, the calendar control is half the way down to the page. Once calendar control is clicked takes to the top of the page ...
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Get Item version history in a dialog box on a webpart

I created a web part with all items of different lists, I also added a image button in front of each item, now on click I want to see a dialog box opening with version history of that item. I think ...
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How to get list item title by using it's guid ID

What is the best way to get a list item Title by using it's GUID, I can only think about opening web list resides then list and at last list.getitembyid... Any better way of doing it, it has to be ...
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CRUD between two Sharepoint farm

Please give advice for this case. I have two separated SharePoint sites: The first site is in one SharePoint farm. On this site we contain the private data and we use this site as the internal site. ...
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Can I define a shared security groups for all my sub sites other than the site collection’s security groups

I have created a sub site then I save it as a template. Now I need to define the following permission settings for all the sub sites :- For all the sub sites to define a shared sub sites' admin ...
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Internal column name from Resource file

I have created a resource file to store project site column names and display names. What I find odd is that when the column is created the internal name remains ...
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Site Contents / Site Settings

Right - before this gets marked as a duplicate, I have tried numerous suggestions for my issue, none of which have been successful. Here is what I need to do: Hide Site Settings link from sprocket ...
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Thesaurus terms ignored when search is queried through REST

I have a SharePoint 2013 portal running enterprise search. I have imported some thesaurus with the Import-SPEnterpriseSearchThesaurus cmdlet. For example, let's say as a test I have associated the ...
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Add user to owner group from High Trust App (user + app policy)

I have an High Trust Provider Hosted App, which is using App + User policy [User - ManageWeb/Owner and App - Full Control] Web oWebsite = clientContext.Web; ...
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Collapse & expand SP 2013 Webparts

Is there a way to place a lot of Content Editor Web parts on a page in minimized form allowing the user to expand and collapse them? The controls in each webpart suggest this can be done but the ...
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need guidance on new streamlined topology for design sharepoint 2013 Farm for internet faced sites

For internet based share point web application it has below statistics Total Number of Search Queries : 1928 Total Number of Daily Unique Visitors: 800 No of page views per daily : 3334 How i ...
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Does SharePoint 2013 search support stemming?

In FAST for SharePoint 2010 I think there was a feature known as stemming, where, if you provided a query like "car," the system would implicitly also search for "cars." I have not been able to get ...
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How to add alternate css file in SharePoint 2013 Site

I am working on a applying custom css on a sharepoint team site. On the site i have SharePoint Server Publishing Infrstructure featured activated, but i dont see option where i can assign alternate ...
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Programmatically check if an anonymous access user has permissions to open a file?

I have a requirement to programmatically display a list of documents (which could be anywhere) on a SharePoint Server 2013 publishing site. The documents are found by using the KeywordQuery class from ...
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2013 Workflows do not start - works fine manually, but does not trigger on change or created

Anyone else having issues with workflows just not starting on change or created? Pretty simple pre-existing workflows in a migrated sharepoint app had to be recreated in Designer 2013 when we ...
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Problems in SPServices functions and Claims based authentication

I have a web application using SPServices to communicate with a SP 2010 site that has been upgraded to SP 2013. Both my application server and the SP server reside in the same domain, let's call it ...
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How can I import related queries into SharePoint's search?

I have a .csv with related queries on it that I exported from our old Google Search Appliance. I would like to import these into SharePoint if possible, but I'm not sure what the equivalent is called ...
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Add-SPSolution Error An object in the SharePoint administrative framework, "SPSolutionLanguagePack Name=0

When I tried to add my wsp solution I am getting the error, An object in the SharePoint administrative framework, "SPSolutionLanguagePack Name=0 Parent=SPSolution Name=myeventreceiver.wsp", ...
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Checking if the wiki page content already exists before saving or editing an enterprise wiki page

We are working on an enterprise wiki site collection inside SP 2013; currently we have been running the site collection for more than a year. But we start realizing that some users are adding almost ...
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Can't set SPS-Department property

I've written a timer job with C# that sets some user properties, including SPS-Department which is bound to a Term Set. Job works perfect on dev machine. On product machine it fails with exception: ...
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How to know which managed property is linked to a Site column

I am working with Content Search Webparts. I have a site column of type DateTime used in content type and then in a Page Layout. My Query in CSWP is to bring pages which are associated with this ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Sorry, this site hasn't been shared with you

I am a SysAdmin currently having an issue with a new deployment of SharePoint 2013. I am getting "Sorry, this site hasn't been shared with you" when trying to browse to the site collection. This ...
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How to import SP.ListOperation namespace in C#?

I would like to use the SP.ListOperation.Selection Class but I cannot import it in C#. I am building a SharePoint 2013 solution.
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Integrating a mailing list in a discussion group in SP 2013

Using Sharepoint 2013 community site. I need to: Send post of a discussion group to a mailing list (outlook users). Answer a thread through mail and replies in a mailing list to a specific ...
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User kicked out from site after workflow finishes

I have a SharePoint server 2013 single server machine and Workflow Manager 1.0 installed on it. I'm testing a simple workflow, it just logs into history list. Every time I create an item, the workflow ...
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Is there a way to add a button to create a bookmark?

I want to put a button on a SharePoint page that when the user clicks it, it creates a bookmark (with a specific bookmark NAME) for the page. I don't know if the answer would be code (java/jQuery?) ...
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Site permission settings will not be included in the site template

I have saved a sub-site as a template. Then, I created a sub-site based on the template. But it seems that the template will not include the site permissions. So can anyone provide any advice on this? ...
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Item still deleted when click on OK in ItemDeleting event CancelWithError

public override void ItemDeleting(SPItemEventProperties properties) { try { properties.Status = SPEventReceiverStatus.CancelWithError; ...
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How to stop any user to delete an item from a sharepoint list?

In SharePoint 2013, how can I stop users from deleting a item from one of many lists on many sites. We can't change permissions level because it's a enterprise level product and dealing with ...
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Blank Webpage Dialog on Webpart connection configuration

When configuring connection for Webpart in Sharepoint 2013 i've got a blank webpage dialog, I don't know what causes it ? here's screenshots:
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Analyze search topology in SharePoint farm

Below is our one of internet facing SharePoint portal on 2010. These are search statistics per day Total Number of Search Queries : 1928 Total Number of Daily Unique Visitors: 758 No of page ...
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Create list intance for all the sites and subistes in a Site Collection - Visual Studio

I created a Visual Studio SharePoint project that has a custom list in it. When I deployed the solution, the list instance is created for only the root site and not for subsites. The feature scope is ...
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Programatically Add user to a SharePoint Group C# CSOM SharePoint 2013

I am trying to programatically add user to a SharePoint Group. I have a function that takes two values: userName and groupName. I am able to pass a groupName and the function does input AD group ...
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Follow search result item with cross-site publishing

We have a site set up in SP 2013 with cross-site publishing. It is working well for the most part. If a user searches on some term and a document comes up in the search results and they hover over it ...
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Search in content of selected lists (not one, not all, a few)

Is is possible (in SharePoint 2013 Foundation) to narrow search results to a few of selected lists? The two things I was thinking about are: Modifying query parameters in osssearchresults.aspx ...