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Document Library Not Returning Correct Search Results

Created a document library, but the search bar isn't returning the correct results. It returns some of the items, but also includes other items that have nothing to do with what was put into the ...
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Mobile version of the page not showing

I am trying to test the mobile version of a site. Mobile Browser View feature in enable and other sites in the collection appear OK on a mobile device. The error I get is..... Pages: home (Some ...
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Why are my field names wrong when retrieving data using the _api/lists REST api in Sharepoint 2013

I am trying to retrieve data from a custom list in SharePoint 2013. I created the list with several fields: Title (single line text) Subject (single line text) Release Date (date/time) Main Contact ...
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Upload multiple files with the same file name into the library

Probably this is a bit of a noob question, but... Is there any way to upload multiple files with the same name into the same library without use of folders (which are evil in SP :) )? My understanding ...
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Disable/enable the Distributed cache service

After experiencing a enormous slow Sharepoint installation with a minimum of active users I decided to stop the Distributed cache service. This turned SP in a fast and smooth application. This ...
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change Search api date format for rest api calls

I tried the below query in DEV environment and it worked. http://site//_api/search/query?querytext='(Path:someserverpath) (Date11>=27-02-2015) '&rowlimit=10&selectproperties='Title, ...
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No containers to display when all settings are correct

I am trying to sync SharePoint 2013 with AD and I am getting error: No containers to display The FQDN is correct: servername.domain.globaldomain.companyname.com The account name in use has ...
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Efficient way to Query Large lists to get little data

I am querying a large list with around 25000 items but the data returned is quite small, like 20 items top. Can you please let me know the best practices to do so, for e.g. orderby Indexed column. I ...
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Testing Sharepoint with IE 11

I'm pretty new to this and wanted everyone's take and experience in doing so. I need to test IE11 to find any issues of how it works in unison with Sharepoint 2013. We are currently on IE 10, and as I ...
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Changing Diagnostic Logging Level Works Incorrectly

We've changed the Diagnostic Logging levels to Critical and Trace Level to Unexpected. Unfortunately, even after a week of doing it, I still get a flood of logs with Verbose and VerboseEx levels. ...
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How to hide the banner “This site is read only at the farm administrator's request” after putting SP site in read only mode?

Today, as per client requirement,I made one of the site collections in our production environment on SP 2013 in read only mode. After doing so, we are getting This site is read only at the farm ...
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SharePoint 2013 - User always need the “Edit Items” Permission to upload to document library?

I'm making a custom permission level where common end users can only view and add, then I simply add new custom permission level and apply it to my document libraries. Everything goes fine, except ...
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Sharepoint 2010 workflow “Pause until date” Versus Defining a timer job

I am working on SharePoint 2013 list. and i want to send emails and change the item status field, when a list column named "Review Date" is met , and by "met" i mean when the "Review Date" is equal to ...
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Is there no “easy” way to create a wiki template in SharePoint 2013?

Here's what I want to do: Create 40+ wiki pages that all have the same headings/layout, but will be user-updated to contain unique content on each page. I'd rather not create the "structure" of each ...
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Hiding “Design Manager” option from Site Settings page

How to hide Design Manager option from Look and Feel section of Site settings via a feature?
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Sharepoint:SPSecurityTrimmedControl on a page, not a site

I'm trying to use a SPSecurityTrimmedControl to only allow certain users (higher ups, managers, etc.) to see an edit button. It works, but only if the permissions are at the site level (on the site, ...
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Grouping Document Libraries Under “Documents”

This concerns SharePoint 2013 document libraries. We have just upgraded and are setting up some new sites. In each site's navigation sidebar is an item called "Documents" with a library called "Shared ...
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List items with required fields getting submitted blank

This is a bizarre issue and we're having a lot of trouble tracking down what the source of it might be. Our environment is SharePoint 2013 Enterprise with all sites currently running in 2010 mode. ...
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Automatically update a list column based on specific criteria (change the item Status if the Item Review Date is met)

I am working on an issue tracking list inside SharePoint server 2013. And I have two columns as part of the list:- Review Status. with these choices; New, in-progress, Need Review. Review Date, of ...
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Connected Web Parts on Document Set Homepage Causing Error

On my document set homepage I have added two list view web parts. These two web parts are connected so the second is filtered based on the first. Environment 1 is selected by default on page load. ...
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Missing Content Type: “Enterprise Wiki Page” missing in “Page Layout Content Types”

We have a 2 webapplications. One can create Enterprise wiki sites, the other can't. The ULS says missing contentType with ID ...
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How to access subsite's groups with sitecollection context?

I have two sub-sites in my sharepoint site,SampleSite1 and SampleSite2 under Sitecollection called MainSite. http://xyz.sharepoint.com/sites/MainSite/ - SiteUrl ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Lookup column sorting in list edit view

I think this is a bug! I have a custom list with a few lookup columns that get their data from other lists that have their default views sorted by Title. When entering data in the list that uses ...
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Switch list view in promoted links webpart

does anybody know how I can directly switch the list view in the promoted links webpart? Is it possible to attach an e.G. js-link to create a navigation above the tiles, maybe three custom buttons to ...
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SharePoint Project Server deleting a project - REST

I am trying to find a way to delete a project using REST. To fetch a project: http://consoto.com/PWA/_api/ProjectData/Projects&$select= To update a project: ...
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How i can know the updates that have been applied inside SharePoint server 2013

We have SharePoint server 2013 , and the latest cumulative updates which i have manually applied was on October 2014, where i download it from the following site Link. after that we were doing the ...
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SharePoint 2010 workflow issues after migration to 2013

I have an issue which has come up after I had a site in my companies environment migrated to SharePoint 2013 via the database attach method. I was not part of the migration at all from the technical ...
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SharePoint 2013 List Search Box is missing when added as web part on other page

Recently, I'm facing this weird problem with SharePoint 2013 list. I have a SharePoint List that I used for storing error logs, and I need to embed it as a web part on the other page so that users ...
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SP's JavaScript function to create pagination

SharePoint 2013 here. I need to create a pagination of results I get from an external web service. I want to use the look and feel of SharePoints pagination: Ideally I could call SharePoint's ...
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Get document ID with CSOM

I'm using the following code to get a document via its documentid in a ASP MVC application: ... // Get Document ID ctx.Load(uploadFile, f => f.ListItemAllFields); ctx.ExecuteQuery(); documentID = ...
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Ajax email 2013 SP.Utilities.Utility.SendEmail group mailbox

Has anyone found a method of sending emails to group mailboxes using SP.Utilities.Utility.SendEmail? The technique is described here Send E-mail from javascript using REST API and the basic code ...
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Workflow to count major versions

I need to look at the major versions for a document and send an email out when that major version count gets to a certain number. Is there a way via SharePoint 2013 designer workflow to count major ...
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Multiple validations in a single column in 2013

I have been working on something I feel should be very simple for far too long. I have a single line text column in a list and would like to employee multiple validations to the column. The ...
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Can't save alert - site hasn't been shared with you, but I have CONTRIBUTE

SharePoint 2013. I have a 'normal' account with CONTRIBUTE permissions on some FOLDERS within a document library. I can navigate through them fine, update documents, add documents, etc. I need an ...
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Broken version history after migrating to Sharepoint 2013

I had a WSS3.0 instaliation with forms based authentication, and I wish to migrate to SP2013. I have SP2010 and SP2013 servers, I've successfully detached content database from WSS 3.0, attached to ...
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Is there a better way to aggregate data from SharePoint lists than a SQL Report?

I have a SP2010 site that is using a SQL Report (and Report Viewer Web Part) to aggregate and display data from multiple SharePoint lists, all on that same site. The report does not connect to any ...
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Is there a way to show the Key filters section “MetadataNavKeyFilters.ascx” inside my enterprise wiki pages (not only on the list view)

I am working on an enterprise wiki site collection inside sharepoint server 2013. and i have enabled metadata navigation & filtering for the wiki pages list . Now when i click on any list view i ...
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Modal Dialog: How to Disable Redirect on Save

I have a wiki page with a link on it which when clicked opens a modal dialog to a document set's new form page. When the Cancel button on the modal dialog is clicked, the dialog closes, as expected. ...
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Anonymous user asked for credentials when file is accessed direclty using URL for anonymous access enabled site

I have one site collection which is anonymous access enabled. An anonymous user can access entire web. There is one document library where all PDFs are stored. If I click from document library the ...
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Entering DispForm.apsx through URL for specific list item

I'd like to enter a SharePoint list element in detail using a Hyperlink. I've already figuered out, that it works with something like http://SharePointUrl/Site/List/DispForm.aspx?ID=1 But in my ...
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fldtypes.xsl customization not working?

I have edited fldtypes.xsl directly and iisreset. But there seems not changes. (This is my experimental implementation. I just want to make it clear how the fldtypes.xsl works) Here is my changes: ...
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Target Audience in CEWP Snippet not working

I am trying to add a CEWP snippet with Target Audience applied to a Page Layout. However the Target Audience is not working when I add a CEWP as a snippet. However, if I apply a CEWP to a Web Part ...
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How to remove SharePoint 2013 Sandbox feature

I have a Sandbox feature that was deployed to my SharePoint 2013 environment. I say "Sandbox" because if I run: Get-SPFeature It doesn't come up in the list. But if I run: Get-SPFeature -Site ...
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Can I prevent duplicates to a SP2013 list with a validation formula?

I have a SharePoint 2013 list and want to use 2 columns as sort of a natural key on the list, so when a user enters a new entry, if these 2 columns combined match an entry already in the list, it ...
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Default custom view settings

Is there a possibility to set some default settings when users are creating their own view? I manually configured the views toolbar as "show toolbar", but if users create a view the default setting ...
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Upload documents from other websites

I want to upload documents from a ASP MVC website to my Sharepoint document library. Found a lot of websites about this topic, but most of them are focussed on uploading documents from within ...
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Change promoted tile hover over size

I want move the opaque black mouse over hover tile in promoted links lower down as it is covering my images in the tile (user pictures). Ideally I would like to increase the opacity so that only the ...
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SPField_FormDisplay_Default is not defined

I have set JSLink to a field (LinkFilename) that required to return default rendering in some context. I implementation according PnP/ReadOnlySPControls.js, and use SPField_FormDisplay_Default to ...
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What is SharePoint App Principal shown in appprincipals.aspx and what created it?

When I have a SharePoint 2013 site (on premises) configured for Add-ins/Apps, and I navigate to http(s)://(my sharepoint site domain)/_layouts/15/appprincipals.aspx, I see all the app principals I ...
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Why am I able to start workflow on a document but not a document set?

I've created a document library and created a document set in the library. However, after going through manage > add a workflow and adding from the "Collect Digital Signatures" workflow for the ...