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How to expire FedAuth cookie at end of session when using trused identity provider

I've setup a custom trusted identity provider. It logs the user into SharePoint just fine - however, the problem is that user stays logged in even after a browser restart. The trusted identity ...
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Programmatically Added XsltListViewWebPart in SP2013 looks like SP2010

I'm adding XsltListViewWebPart programmatically like so: Microsoft.SharePoint.WebPartPages.XsltListViewWebPart listViewWebpart = (Microsoft.SharePoint.WebPartPages.XsltListViewWebPart)webPart; ...
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SharePoint 2013 workflow AppStep not working

We have a list that we want users to only be able to add items to -- not view or edit or delete. when a user adds an item a couple of workflows kick off, one that sends an email, another that changes ...
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I cannot create Audiences in my SP2013 user profile service

I am on SP 2013 Enterprise server and I am trying to create some Audiences in my User Profile Service. When I attempt to add a rule I get the following error: "Rule context is not detected. This ...
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SharePoint is not installed error in Visual Studio 2013

I have a solution I'm keeping all my specific projects inside. I can easily deploy existing one and even add new Visual Web Parts and redeploy. But when trying to add a new project I get the error ...
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Update SharedWithUsersId REST API

I've been looking at the REST API to update fields in SharePoint. I can get it to update the title without any problems, however when I go to update the SharedWithUsersId they do not update. I don't ...
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Not all Site Columns get Craweld properly

According to this link all site columns should become Managed Properties. I am currently experiencing a problem with my search service application. When I go to "Managed Properties" under the search ...
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Starting Workflow on Button Click

I have added a state machine WF in VS by right clicking my solution and Add -> Add New Item -> then under "Office/SharePoint I added the "State Machine WF (Farm Solution Only). So the WF is now part ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Search stop working

At Search it show me a 100 000 results, but when I try to search in site it's not showing any results. I change only alternative address. How Could I find out why it not showing any results?
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Appended Comments Fields Not displaying in Open with Access SharePoint 2013

I have an Issues List which is actively been used as a helpdesk ticketing system amongst one of the groups within my organization. Within that list we have Comments Field( Multiple Line Of text) and ...
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SP 2013 Calendar - Change View: Day, Week, Month on the fly

So what I'd like to achieve is something like the image below which enables our users to change the view of the home page calendar on the fly. I've attached this mock up gif of what I want to ...
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Editing Web Part Page removes all content

I have created a web part page using the built in ones available, then I opened it in SP designer 2013 and added a some web part zones. I then added web parts to the page in browser but decided I ...
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SP 2013 Site collection Master page Error: Your master page doesn't have any warnings or errors. Reset the preview to its original state

I was trying to change a Master page on a site collection, but I keep getting the above error. Even when I revert to the default master page, the content of the site collection will not display.
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Accessing termstore in Feature Receiver throws UnauthorizedAccessException

Im trying to run the code below but I get a UnauthorizedAccessException at the last line(using SP 2013) TaxonomySession newTaxonomySession = new TaxonomySession(site); var termStore = ...
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Creating Workflow from asp.net form

I have deployed an asp.net web form in an application page in SharePoint 2013. The form was developed in Visual Studio 2013 with asp.net being used to build the form and vb.net for the code behind. I ...
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Move web in SharePoint 2013 Foundation

Is there a way to move a web in SharePoint 2013 Foundation? I am aware that it is possible using "Content and structure" in the Server edition, but I am asking about Foundation. I am also aware that ...
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Can I use $expand to get Managed Metadata column values?

I want to get a list, using REST, which include Managed Metadata columns. Currently I get a TermGuid for these columns, which I then have to do more work on to get their actual default values. Is ...
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How do you link the Title rather than Name in a Web Part?

I've inserted a Pages Web Part on a page (Insert > Web Part > Apps > Pages). This displays a list of pages with links to each page. The problem is I want to link the Title of the page rather than the ...
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Is there a way to deactivate the Connect to Outlook feature in Sharepoint 2013?

The sharepoint site that I am using has the Connect to Outlook feature on and I wish to disable it, but I cant find which feature or what procedure I must follow in order to disable it.
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Ribbon Group and Button in Sharepoint 2013 Image Tab

I'm trying to add a button to Image Tab in Sharepoint 2013. I managed to add Group but button does not display. I can't see what I'm doing wrong. VS 2013 does not underline any part of my code. ...
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Fail to activate SharePoint.Foundation.Publishing.2013.wsp on my collection site

I downloaded a hand-made equivalent to the SharePoint Server 2013 Publishing Feature here SharePoint Foundation 2013 Publishing Infrastructure. i'm on a single farm, running a SP Foundation 2013 with ...
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Deploying asp.net web form into SharePoint 2013

I have developed an asp.net web form in Visual Studio 2012 with the code behind in vb.net. I need to deploy this form into SharePoint 2013, in a perfect world I would like to have this form ...
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Custom Rich Text Link

I am trying to implement a solution to allow our staff to easily add references to documents contained within our DMS. I have been following ...
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CSS not applied after modification with SharePoint Designer 2013

When I modify my CSS file (Correctly referenced on my Master Page) nothing happens. I checked out the file, modified it, checked it in and published it in a major version but still nothing. ...
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How to clear custom property value in web part

I have created a custom property ListName in a Visual web part that takes string as input. I am using a check condition in page load and if that check fails, I want to clear the text box (custom ...
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SharePoint 2013 Convert Evaluation/Trial Version to Productive Version

It is possible to convert a SharePoint 2013 Evaluation (180 days) Version to a Productive Version? (Changing the Product Key)
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How to send a document from a document library as an attachment in an email?

I need to add a column to a document library that will have the text "Send in email" for each document in the library. If a user clicks on it, it should open a new Outlook email and automatically add ...
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How do you use JS Link with Pages?

I'm trying to make a JS Link script that will work with my site's Pages list. Basically I want to display a simple list of page titles. I'm using the Pages Web Part (Web Part > Apps > Pages). var ...
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Sharepoint 2013 and Html5 Video

Does anyone know why (or can they point me in the right direction) my html5 video is not playing on my sharepoint page? Unfortunately it is defaulting to the silverlight player every time and I am ...
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In 2013 using JavaScript how do you empty a people picker field?

In SharePoint 2013, I want to delete all existing values in a people picker field using javascript or jquery. Simply using .removeAttr('value') or .val("") does not work.
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Call JS Function after User clicks Like

I have Ratings enabled on a document library in the form of Likes. I want to call a JS function after the user hits Like / Unlike but what I have isn't working. var _href = ...
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HTTP 500 Error When running a workflow

I have created a workflow that takes the version number (major and minor) of a document, truncates it to give only the major number and put it into another column in the library. However when I run ...
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Setting JSLink SharePoint online

Has anybody successfully set the JSLink for SP Online? I usually set it through Powershell on the view itself but that Command isn't available Online ...
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Sharepoint Online 2013 Menu Snippet

I am using Design Manager to add the menu snippet in my page layout in SharePoint Online 2013. How do I go about adding a drop down menu. I wanted to add managed navigation but there is no Navigation ...
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Microfeed web part / My Site News Feed 2013 customization

Based on my readings, the microfeed web part is located in Microsoft.SharePoint.Portal.WebContols.MicrofeedWebPart Anyone know where to find the ascx.cs file for this web part control? I need to ...
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Sharepoint 2013 imported site web part - instance not set to an instance of an object

I have a Live SP farm with a single site running fine, and a dev environment which is a clone of live. Dev has been built retrospectively, and therefore we've done a Restore-SPSite to restore the live ...
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How do I add a Publishing HTML column to pages?

On our site I need to have an extra column on pages where users can enter teaser content. The teaser content is displayed on our homepage. I've created the teaser column with the 'Multiple lines of ...
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Sharepoint 2013 - Importing and Exporting Navigation Terms

Is there a way under site settings in SharePoint 2013 to import and export Navigation terms? Do I need to download a separate app into SharePoint in order to complete this task? I do not know ...
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Approval Workflow for SP2013 foundation using Workflow Manager

We know SharePoint 2013 foundation does not have "Approval workflow" from out of the box. If I install and configure Workflow Manager 1.0. Can I create "Approval workflow" for SharePoint 2013 using ...
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Pointing (or Connecting) to List View Web Part (SP2013)

Although I have solved this issue using a Filter List web part connected to the List web part, it is not good enough for my boss. He would prefer that the user have to only click once, rather than ...
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SharePoint Sync Files

I want to be able to sync data from SharePoint 2013 to a server on our network. Basically sync documents, photos, txt files etc. I have found a webpage that say to use the button (with circle) ...
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JavaScript for Media Web Part in SharePoint 2013?

I have some custom JavaScript in SharePoint 2010 that works with the native Media Web Part, as described on MSDN. However, when porting this over to SharePoint 2013, the obj[0].Content.MediaPlayer ...
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how to redirect to “page not found”

how to redirect to "page not found" for code in SharePoint 2013? To page /page/PageNotFoundError.aspx Does anyone knows how can I do that? example: item.status = rejected then this.page.redirect = ...
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CQWP Filtering all sites based on metadata

How to create a CQWP that filter all the site's document libraries using metadata. I already defined the metadata terms and added columns based on them on my document libraries. Th problem is that ...
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Export Event with Attachment to outlook

I am exporting SharePoint 2013 Calendar event from custom command > Export event to Outlook. But the problem is that I want to export attachment along with event: By default it's exporting only ...
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“The activity named 'WorkflowXaml_GUID' from scope was not found” when deploying SP 2013 Workflow

Ok. I have been getting this issue once in a while and I need to know how to fix it. Scenario: I wanted some custom actions performed on my workflow. So created an activity library and a class that ...
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Starting “Alert Me” automatically

I've come across to programmatically assign list/library alerts to a single SharePoint user, is it possible to do the same but for more than just one user or maybe a SharePoint group? Thanks in ...
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How can I preconfigure which refiners appear in a search results refinement web part?

I'm developing a custom search solution for a client with a requirement to automatically deploy some search results pages with refinement panels whenever a new sub site is created. I'm doing this with ...
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Unable to perform A full Farm Backup

I have SharePoint 2013 server, containing one web application and three site collections. I want to perform my first full farm backup, so I wrote the following command inside SharePoint PowerShell: ...
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Where is Query String (URL) Filter?

Based on the answers to a previous question I want to use the Query String (URL) Filter, but I don't see it on my site. Is there something I have to enable?