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Is there any way to merge documents together?

I'm working with a policy committee that's transitioning from a centrally-managed document to distributed management (that is, they plan to split IT responsibilities off to a separate working group, ...
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how to specify icon image for 2013 SharePoint custom app built in Visual Studio 2012?

I am creating a "HelloWorld 2013" app in Visual Studio 2012 that deployes to my on-premises developer site. The app deploys to the site with no problems. My goal is to change the app icon (for ...
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SP2013 remove server cacheHostInfo null and no access to old server

I had a server, SHPprod, but it did not match the naming scheme that I am using, SHPprodWFE. I removed it from the farm using the config wizard. Renamed the computer to be SHPprodWFE and added it back ...
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Ignoring “Created By” and “Modified By” Columns in list search results

In our SharePoint, we have a contact list, in which, I created an item for every employee. The problem is now, when someone is searching for me, every item appears in the search result page, because ...
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Unused MySites in SP2013 - how to identify them?

I want to regularly remove MySites which have been created and remain unused (i.e. never accessed). Ideally the criteria for this would be: Created more than 7 days ago (Which I can get using ...
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How to manage email with Sharepoint 2013

I've a SharePoint Foundation 2013 solution installed on my server. Many of our users use email to share documents and, most of all, to receive file (docx, pdf, images) from external users. These ...
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Reference to javascript file in Content Editor Webpart

I have site which is non root site i.e. url of site is: http:///sites/xxx I want to place a content editor web part and refer a link to javascript file which is stored in the Style Library. My code ...
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Error loading items of MicroFeed from javascript

In order to do some migration I have to read several lists from my SharePoint from the client (I do not have access to the server console). So far fo rmost lists this worked pretty well but now im at ...
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What is Difference between GhostableInLibrary vs Ghostable Files?

Can any one explain me difference between GhostableInLibrary vs Ghostable files and what are prons and cons each one
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The SharePoint Server Publishing Infrastructure feature must be activated at the site collection level before the Publishing feature can be activated

Ive created a very simple custom site provisoning provider as a test and im having some problems and cant figure out why. Basically at this moment all the site provisioner does is enable publishing ...
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How to get the selected items of list in the javascript

I have one picture library, where several pictures are stored. In that picture library I want to put such a link that will download selected images. To achieve this functionality, I thought to prefer ...
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Force use of Document Template in 2013?

How do you force SharePoint 2013 to use the default Document Template that is defined in Advanced Settings? In SharePoint 2013, the default menu that appears when you click "new document" is the ...
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Inline Search Expand Results?

Can the 2013 inline search be made to expand results in a collapsed group-by View? Not all users are smart enough - it seems - to realise that if you see grouped results after a search, you just ...
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SharePoint-Hosted Apps and Disaster Recovery

Microsoft's current emphasis is for us to "stay out of the GAC" and create Apps for SharePoint that clean up after themselves if uninstalled. I understand this and even agree with their suggestion ...
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Query Builder Woes

Here's the deal: If I don't alter the query text beyond the default {searchboxquery}, it works for other users. Once I start altering it, it works only for me. I can get it to this point with it ...
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sharepoint csom get address and phonenumber from current user

I am building some CSOM code in my DispForm.aspx. I try to get the current user from the context. This works and I can get the loginName, id, title and email. But I would like to have the address and ...
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What is the correct way to grant permissions needed for Visual Studio 2012/2013 to connect to SharePoint 2013?

I'm attempting to use the "Empty Project" template in Visual Studio 2012 or Visual Studio 2013 and I'm having trouble determining the least-privilege way to do so. When attempting to add an event ...
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CSOM and Managed Metadata Field

I'm trying to use the Client Side Object Model of SharePoint 2013 to read a managed meta data field but I get null results When I look in the Site Columns, there are 5 fields in the "GroupName" ...
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Limiting the scope of search results

I have ContentBySearchQueryWebPart and its scope is set to SiteCollection. I want it to display data from a single list placed in the root site on all subsites of the respective site collection. So ...
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Custom Workflow Action With Code in SharePoint online 2013

I have created Custom Workflow Action based on this msdn article and SPUserCodeWorkflowContext return Hashtable results with specific values. Its worked and implement on my SharePoint Workflow ...
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Can I create multiple unique instances of the Newsfeed web part in Sharepoint 2013?

We've just been upgraded to Sharepoint 2013 and I am finding the Newsfeed feature to be very handy. So much, in fact, I would like to add a separate instance for the other non-interacting departments ...
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SharePoint 2013: Quick Edit set value for a field before saving new record

This is related to my earlier question related to Quick Edit view. Hiding controls from list view quick edit Is there a way i can set value for field in quick edit mode when the record is being ...
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I can't get custom master page to add new apps

I'm using a custom master paged based off of oslo. When i made the master page I copied the oslo.html file and added breadcrumb navigation. When I go to "Add an app" I get stuck at this loading ...
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Updating a document library word template

We recently migrated to SP 2013. We have a document library that uses a word template containing column data from SP. Somehow during the migration, the properties in the word documents were broken so ...
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workflow email: Can I provide link to alternate view of current item

I am using Sharepoint and Infopath 2013 to create a Leave Without Pay Request workflow on LWOP (Leave Without Pay) list. It starts with a user filling out the form and initiating the workflow. It ...
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Installing Workflow manager 1.0 in a Sharepoint 2013 SP1 Windows Server 2012 R2 Environment

After completing the installation and configuration of Workflow manager I try the register-spworkflowservice cmdlet: Register-SPWorkflowService -SPSite "http://env-utv-sp/sites/selvbetjening" ...
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SharePoint CSOM Unit Testing

I am currently using CSOM to upload/download files from SharePoint 2013 sites. I would like to know what would be the best way to unit test my operations. Is there a way I could create a fake ...
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Issue when setting 'from' in the SPUtility.SendEmail()

I have created a custom action through which I am sending the email to the selected contact items from the contacts list. I have used SPUtility.SendEmail() method to send mail. To show other than ...
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Can't edit tasks in Project 2013. Error message says the project is open in another browser when it isn't

My department head and I just installed Sharepoint 2013 and Project 2013. We're fairly new to both. I created a Project Web App, and made a project. I was able to add a few tasks to this project.. at ...
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Reassign Task Email Notification

In SharePoint 2013 Designer workflow, while sending email notification for Re-assign task to a person using workflow how to show him who Reassigned the task to him.
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“originalMaConfiguration.Create or UpdateResource failed at step Create Connection”

When i try to create to add a new synchronization connection, following the section "Configure Connections and do a Sync (Import)" of Rational Guide to implementing SharePoint Server 2010 User Profile ...
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Access Items in DocumentSet using JSOM

I'm attempting to access items in a DocumentSet using SharePoint 13's JSOM. I am able to access the generic list properties but I do not see how to access ContentType specific properties on the client ...
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Apply SQL Server CU on the SharePoint database instance?

I'm aware that meddling with SharePoint databases is a big-no. Is applying SQL Server cumulative updates to the SharePoint database instance (where sharepoint_config, content and service databases ...
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Published / unpublished pages

I have a site with published pages (pages library). I need to know programmatically which page is published and which one is not: if I see the pages library as admin, I see in the list all pages ...
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Hiding controls from ListView quick edit mode

I am working on a requirement that requires me to disable one field from editing (even in the quick edit mode). I just want user to add new record and update existing records (except one field). I ...
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Documents no longer display in SharePoint 2013 Views

We have SharePoint 2013 installed at my company. I maintain it. I added documents to a library months ago and these documents have always shown up in the views I created for them. But recently, the ...
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SharePoint 2013 Workflow Service Application not visible in Central Admin nor in Get-SPServiceApplication

I found this posting Sharepoint 2013 Workflow Manager Missing Service when looking for an answer to the very same symptom -- and when I saw Andrew Connell answering figured I was saved! But, no ...
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Sharepoint mobile view issues

I am working on Mobile View for SP 2013 site and I used some java script for better user experience, this java script works perfectly with IOS and ANDROID devices, when it comes windows phone like ...
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How to sync asset libraries

I am using OneDrive with SharePoint 2013. I am able to sync document libraries and the like to the drive no problem. But it seems Asset Library App and Image Libraries are not sync-able. Does anyone ...
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Getting all sites for user with permissions

I'm trying to get all sites for a user on which he has permissions. For this I'm using the search api. In a for-loop from 0 to totalRows. This is my request url: ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Custom save button - Handling click using Javascirpt

We have created a custom list with a cutom edit form using Visual Studio 2013. At the bottom of the page, we need to add a button which will perform custom tasks and submit the form for update. I'm ...
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Site Collection second-level

I am using SharePoint 2013, is it possible to create a Second-level site collection by Powershell? I mean, a Site Collection (not substite) child of another Site-Collection.
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SharePoint web application is asking for user/password

I just created a new web application on port 80 with anonymous access enabled. Web application is using host header portal which is also defined in IIS under "Bindings". I have also created a site ...
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How to implement button/link in dispform.aspx to start list workflow?

I am using SharePoint 2013. I have a list and a workflow on this list. I have created a custom action in the ribbon which is starting this workflow. I dont want this button in the ribbon. I would ...
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Programmatically read SP 2007 contents and write in SP 2013

Can I read the SP 2007 custom lists, document libraries and write in SP 2013. Please help with some samples or links.
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We're sorry. We can't open the workbook in the browser because it uses these unsupported features: • Interactive report sheets

I use SharePoint 2013 and Power Pivot Services. I create a Excel report with Power Pivot and I fetch data from my Data Warehouse. I upload this Excel file in SharePoint Documents. For update my ...
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Issues while converting HTML to master in SP Design Manager 2013

I converted my html file to master page successfully and it gives me following message on preview page: your master page doesn't have any warnings or errors. But when I browse "Edit Master ...
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Blog Feed on Home Page

I am trying to create a blog feed on our SharePoint 2013 intranet homepage to show the three most recent company blog posts. I have tried with both the Content Query Web Part and the Content Search ...
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JSLink and Javascript Events

I have customized the view for my SharePoint 2013 List using a JSLink file but have not been able to get the buttons I added to the page to respond properly. They cannot find any DOM elements when the ...
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Need help troubleshooting JQuery call to workflow

Running SP 2013. I've got SPServices 2014.01 and JQuery 1.11.0 both copied to my site collection and loading in my masterpage, plus I've confirmed they're loading with the page in question. I've got a ...