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Are farm admin privileges required to update SPContentDatabase property bag?

If I store custom data inside SPContentDatabase.Properties, must I be farm admin to be able to update it? E.g. SPContentDatabase contentDatabase = GetContentDatabase(); ...
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How to enable non-admin users to store custom application data at a farm level?

When a normal (non-admin) users click my custom-made ribbon button in a document library, I would like to write the document library's information to some persistent farm-wide store (or at least a ...
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Display Template Error: The processing of item fails with error > Object reference not set to an instance of an object

I created a very basic display template to show some properties for a content type, Basically it says, if content type ="Tax Invoice", use this diplay template. All the managed properties exist and ...
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Publishing content to another farm in SharePoint 2013

We have 2 farms. (1:Internal users ; 2:External Clients). Internal users will author excel files on their own farm and then should be able to publish them to the other farm. I am completely new to ...
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How to deploy ItemAdded event receiver to the entire farm? [duplicate]

I have created an ItemAdded event receiver that is supposed to process new documents/files after they've been added to any document library in the farm - i.e., I'd like the event receiver to ...
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“Email a link” for blog posts doesn't work as expected

I have a blog subsite which displays the following links underneath a post(on the Post.aspx page): When I click on "Email a link" I get a mailto popup box but the body of the email is auto set to ...
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Only show most recent edits in alerts

I have a blog site in which I've set up a weekly email alert on the Posts list but I can't seem to find the sweet spot of what it should show. Originally I had set it to send me alerts on "All ...
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Document title shown wrong in Search Result SharePoint 2013

I am working on SharePoint 2013 Search. I have documents with title, name and other fields with value in the document library. In search result the title value is documents metadata title instead of ...
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Allow anonymous users to comment on blog in sharepoint blog site in sharepoint 2013

I have a blog site in sharepoint 2013. I've to make the entire site anonymous. The anonymous users are able to view the posts but if I try to comment on a post as anonymous user, it shows error that ...
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What are the implications of turning the MDS off

What are the implications of turning the MDS off. Reference: http://www.wictorwilen.se/the-correct-way-to-execute-javascript-functions-in-sharepoint-2013-mds-enabled-sites
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Summary Links WP with Variations. Error with “internal” links

I have a site collection that contains two variation labels (sv-se and en-us). The english site is source and the swedish site is a target. I'll use the standard ootb web part "summary links" on the ...
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ListView Web Part provisioning with SharePoint 2013

I have following web part which I copied from this blog <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <Elements xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/sharepoint/"> <Module ...
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how duplicates work in sharepoint results

I have a search results webpart that in test mode it shows 6 results, in render mode it shows 5 results. When I used the search query tool there is one duplicate. When I check the 2 files, the names ...
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Retrieve List Items Using JavaScript gives unexpected response from server

I'm extremely new to SharePoint and was recently experimenting with the client side object model. I've used one of MSDNS examples. however, I seem to be getting this error response : "request ...
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Show active links in SharePoint 2013 search results

I'm working on SharePoint 2013 search. I'm trying show results from a list. The list has fields which are multiline and can have HTML attributes. I am able to show search results from this field. But ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Rest API _api/Web/SiteUserInfoList filter Name

I have some trouble to use the Sharepoint2013 Rest API _api/Web/SiteUserInfoList. I need to use a $filter on the Name. I get always a 400 Bad Request. This is my endopoint rest ...
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Give users Edit permission to a list, but no access to the site

On my (SharePoint 2013) sub site I have a list (where users from a specific store can report errors). This list I want to share with another group of users, those who will do something about the ...
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Access Denied Calling listdata.svc

I am trying to create a custom InfoPath form to display a List Information , I used REST API it works fine in the preview mode but when I open it in browser it throws up error XML data that is ...
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Cross-Domain access limited or not happening

I am having issues connecting to the Host Site of the App, to query a List and obtain information. If i manually navigate to the url, ...
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Cannot find site lookup info for request Uri - Error

I am getting the following error numerous times in the ULS on both our SP 2013 web front ends: Cannot find site lookup info for request Uri http://<server IP address>/ Process: w3wp.exe Name: ...
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Error in User Profile Service connection (it was working fine before)

I noticed the following error on that page where you define connection for User Profile Service Synchronization. An error has occurred while accessing the SQL Server database or the SharePoint Server ...
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X-RequestDigest in Modal Dialog (without masterpage)

I'm trying to post a REST query to SP.Utilities.Utility.Sendmail so I can send a mail from my sharepoint hosted app. For this I have the following function: function sendEmail(from, to, body, ...
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Create a sharepoint groups does not work, index out of range

The following code has been tested in dev, test environments and it works perfect. However when I run it on qa environment I get the following exception: ...
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O365 Autohosted App: CSOM read items from a list -> Unexpected response data from server

I have created an autohosted app for O365. I'm using a mix of the CSOM and SSOM. When I try to retrieve items from a list (MyList) with the below javascript code I receive an error: unexpected ...
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Custom Display Template, on one content type, lost preview on word files, powerpoint, etc

I created one result type like this: I copy paste Item_Default.html to Item_BillCycle.html and modified a few lines: <mso:ManagedPropertyMapping ...
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getTermSetsByName does not return an instance of TermSet

Following code does not work correctly var clientContext = new SP.ClientContext.get_current(); var tSession = SP.Taxonomy.TaxonomySession.getTaxonomySession(clientContext); var ts = ...
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Word Automation Service Error 10

I am converting .docx document to .pdf. But it is not able to convert. I have checked in SharePoint database, it gives error code 10 What to do for that?
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Is it possible that SharePoint 2010 Approval Workflow returning value to SharePoint 2013 Workflow?

I have a requirement in which I have to create a SharePoint 2013 Designer Workflow and in that I have to call SharePoint 2010 Approval Workflow and from the output of Approval Workflow i.e. Approved ...
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How to find Web Parts on the current page using SP.js

I am trying to find out the title of the current page with SP.js without having to get it from the DOM. Is there a way to find what Web Parts are on the current page?
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Office Web Apps Authorization with custom WOPI host from SharePoint 2013

I need to create a custom WOPI Host to serve files from SharePoint to Office Web Apps. The WOPI host is a simple REST service which is deployed in ISAPI. The way office web apps works is like this: ...
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Site content is not available when importing it into visual studio 2013

I want to import site template into visual studio 2013 with data and site pages with web parts. So far I tried below the process. I am create site template with include content. If I create site from ...
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Check user Permission for List Items

I need to set up custom permission cheking for List Item. For example: list have a PeoplePicker with some staffs and I need to set permission for this SPListItem for whole of this person and his ...
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Pagination in custom web part displaying library

I have a document library. I am displaying this library using my own CSS in a custom web part. My question is how do I apply pagination? Normally in ASP.Net we simply use SQL query such as SELECT * ...
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increase the length of title in search result in sharepoint 2013

I am using Sharepoint 2013 and sharepoint 2013 search. when i search for certain items i get results, but the title of certain items shows with a trailing dots after showing some characters of the ...
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How to change the SharePoint 2013 logo image dynamically?

Is there any way to change the SharePoint 2013 logo dynamically, ideally via javascript? I have tried: document.getElementById("onetidHeadbnnr0").src="\path\image.png"; Also tried: div = ...
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what is the approximate average time required to create a new web application in SharePoint 2013?

We have quad core 3.2ghz 16gb ram i5 machine. On this vm workstation is installed. Settings-> 12gb ram 2 processors (1 core per processor) SharePoint 2013 is installed on this vm. It takes ...
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Translation Management Workflow Side-by-Side comparison with English

I'm trying to evaluate whether SharePoint and specifically the Translation Management Library will be acceptable for our workflow. I have some questions: Is there a way to show say an English ...
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Is data Inside SharePoint Hosted App searchable?

If I develop a SharePoint Hosted app which creates several lists inside the App Web, is that list data exposed to SharePoint's search engine? In other words, will I be able to perform search on data ...
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How would you build an AutoSPConfigurator (to be used when farm is installed) [closed]

I would like to have a tool that is an equalent to AutoSPInstaller, but for configuring the most used out-of-the-box features. It would do the following: Create sites Upload term set and configure ...
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How can we save data into the User Profile custom property?

We have got User profiles in SharePoint with custom properties. We want to programatically insert values into them. Preferably via javascript object model. Is this possible? Please point to reference ...
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Issue with using colors on oslo.master masterpage

Designer --> Master Pages --> create an empty master page (copy of oslo.master) Try this: <div class="ms-belltown-anonShow" style="background-color:red"> You will see that this is not ...
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Is Profile synchronization by using SharePoint AD Import supported for single server installation?

Synchronize user and group profiles in SharePoint Server 2013 This article mentions that You must have a full installation of SQL Server, not the Express edition. Profile synchronization will not ...
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Is it necessary to create a site collection of type “My Sites” to user the User profile service application (AD import)?

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ee721052(v=office.15).aspx Above URL --> Under before you begin section: An application pool for My Sites exists. We have a silt collection of "team sites ...
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User Profile Synchronization in SharePoint 2013

This can be found under central admin->App mgmt->Manage service apps->User profile service app. Our requirement is to sync the AD user data into SharePoint user profiles. And this should be scheduled ...
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2013 PeoplePicker Losing Autocomplete Functionality

From what I can tell, the Sharepoint 2013 Peoplepicker loses its autocomplete functionality (and defaults to the old style) any time it's used on a form page other than the default "NewForm.aspx". ...
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Parsing Bookmarked URL - Pass Value to Search

I'm working on a project where there is a solution that allows users to click on the context menu for an item, and it will generate a link to the item. This solution also has an event receiver that ...
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SharePoint 2013 problems - low performance and errors

We are facing problems with SharePoint 2013 Foundation with SQL Express. Users are (there are total 50 of them, peak should be no more than 20) experiencing long latency and "Sorry, something went ...
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List view threshold in reporting services integrated mode in sharepoint

In one of my sharepoint sites I have a document library with 7,000 document sets, if I count the files inside there are 21000 files in total. In the beginning we had some views, but when they growth ...
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sp2013: error: Your changes conflict with those made concurrently by another user

I have an sp2013 portal. I have a custom contenttype and a custom list. I have an eventreceiver (ItemUpdating) which is updating a column in the current listitem. Sometimes I get this error. I think I ...
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Can SPPersistedObject settings be updated by normal users if ran with elevated privileges?

I have a custom ribbon icon "Enlist" deployed to each document library. A normal (i.e. non-admin) user can click this icon; when he does, I would like to permanently save the document library ...