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Which library do I have to include to use SPListItem in VBA?

I want to read and modifiy SharePoint Lists with VBA from within Microsoft Excel 2013. Unfortunately I can not find which library I have to include to use those commands like described here: http://...
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SharePoint 2013 Managed Metadata accepting invalid terms

I currently have a problem regarding our Managed metadata field. At this point, our field is accepting invalid terms in the term set but is a valid term in the term store. Below are screenshots that ...
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Document Content Types into Custom List

I am sure this is the way but don't know why it's acting funny. Created a custom list. The idea is to be able to upload documents into the custom list library. If I create a custom list and add a ...
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Duplicating a content type form in SP Designer

When i create a new form in SP Designer i am given the option to select the content type to use. My assumption is that when you select the content type that it will use that as the parent to create ...
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Why is SharePoint hosted App creating a wsp

New to Add-ins i am creating a SharePoint Hosted App in Visual Studio 2015. When i try to publish my app it creates the following structure in the Debug folder looks like this: DEBUG app.publish ...
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Target _blank added to anchors in Enhanced rich text column

I have a SP List with an Enhanced rich text column whose purpose is to store HTML content which is then used to create the global navigation. The problem is that target="_blank" is added to every ...
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Data not showing in External list of SharePoint 2013 site

I have created external content type using stored procedure. Also created read list operation, as well as read item operation. But the problem is that the stored procedure that I have created is ...
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CAML Query Builder for app web (add-in web)

I am trying to generate a query using U2U CAML Query Builder for a list on an app web (add-in web). When I try to connect using credentials of the current user, which can connect to app web in the UI, ...
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How to locate file Microsoft.Practices.SPG.AJAXSupport.dll

I'm developing a SharePoint 2013 project and want to use UpdatePanel for which file Microsoft.Practices.SPG.AJAXSupport.dll is required. I have searched Google and Bing, but could not find it.I even ...
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Sorting not working in DataFormWebPart in SharePoint 2013

We have just migrated our site from SP2010 to SP2013 where we have used DataFormWebPart in many pages. But after migration the sorting is not working properly on those pages. Sorting only works when ...
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sharepoint content editor editing issue in IE on adding max-width

I tried adding a default content editor webpart in one of the pages. When I add few lines to it, it keeps selecting the whole paragraph when i click on the content editor to edit the content. How ...
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List items with Manged Metadata stopped showing in parent tags

I am using managed metadata in SharePoint 2013. This morning, with no known changes on the site, it started working different. Here is some dummy data to match my structure. -Project A -2015 ...
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create New site collection with new content database using powershell

How to create a new site collection in existing web application but with new content database using powershell.
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View Triggers Thresshold limit despite being less than threshhold!

Got a head scratcher here. I'm using SharePoint 2013. I have a list with 7500 items. My Threshhold for users and administrators is set to 7000. I bumped the Admin threshhold down from 20K to ...
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how can I collapse all groups in a sharepoint list upon page load

How can I go about collapsing all groups in a sharepoint list upon page load? I tried putting the following in a script editor web part (based on this page http://www.sharepointdiary.com/2014/07/...
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Setup item permissions using sharepoint workflow 2013

I have a SharePoint 2013 workflow that was created for us by a third party. There is one copy of the workflow deployed on a test install of sharepoint and one in production. It is applied to a ...
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SharePoint 2013 Jan 2016 Updates

Is anyone here experience problems in SharePoint after installing the latest JAN 2016 on 13th Jan 2016 (Western Australian Time) updates for SharePoint 2013. I am guessing it could be KB3114503 update ...
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Is this possible to send and store emails inside a list and map the email fields inside the list fields?

I am working on SharePoint server 2013. and we want to have the ability for users to send suggestions by email and get these emails saved inside a SharePoint list. now i know that each list can have ...
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Smooth scrolling with anchors on Sharepoint site

I have a SharePoint 2013 site which I am trying to include smooth scrolling using jQuery. There is a menu which becomes sticky after scrolling past, and each menu item should highlight as it goes ...
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How to automatically update documents generated by another system as new versions?

We want to share documents in a SharePoint Document Library (SP 2013) which are automatically generated each week by another software system. These documents are in PDF and RTF format (maybe also ...
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Copying a List or Document Library from one farm to another

In SharePoint foundation 2013, How to copy a List or Document library from a site collection in one farm to a site collection in another farm?
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Getting User Information with Add-In-Only-Authentication

I need to write a SharePoint Add-In (provider-hosted, CSOM) that has the permission to write entries in the hosts' SharePoint-List even if the user has no permission to do that. That's why I want to ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Page Status Bar

I want page status bar to be displayed on top of Main Content Place holder, not with the ribbon. What changes I need to do?
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Enterprise Keywords Refiner

I have in a custom content type for documents and the enterprise keywords column as a optional field. Now I want to have a refiner in my search for that. The problem is, that the property mapped to ...
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Site Owner \ Site members managed property has no Crawled Properties

Anyone have a solution for getting the site owner details in search? Also why the Site Owner and Site members managed property has no Crawled Properties associated with it.
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Sharepoint 2013 List: Conditional dropdown based on another column

I've a list where I've two drop downs, and I want to make the drop down list options in the second column dependent on the choice made in the first. So for example: Column A is a drop down with ...
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Populate Custom Web Part Property from List

I have a custom web part (Contact Info) with a property (Topic). The topic is a drop down list (ie behind the scenes its an enum type. What I would like is for the values of this dropdown property to ...
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Designer workflow - Create List Item with multi choice column

I feel this has become more difficult for me than it needs to be! I am creating a relatively simple workflow in SharePoint Designer 2013, one portion of it creates a new list item which requires ...
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How can I develop an InfoPath dropdown field that displays data from a separate SharePont list?

I am developing an InfoPath template from a library. I would like for it to connect to a separate list in the same site and display data based on a selection from a drop down on the form. The drop ...
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Search not working in Word Open File dialog

I'm in the Open File dialog box in Word 2013, listing files in a SP Foundation 2013 library. The library contains hundreds of files, so I'd try using the search box, eg. entering the first characters ...
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Custom reports don't work, how to get this data?

We want to know how many people visits (with details) our sharepoint site collection, so we can create a Custom Report for each day. This takes too much time to be generated, but for now it works. ...
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Usage reports in SharePoint 2013 daily concurrent users viewed Internet portal at normal and peak hours

We have deployed a SharePoint 2013 publishing site on internet, and here we need usage reports for management How many concurrent Login/Requests daily? How many concurrent Login average and How ...
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Unable to Execute Workflow on List Items

I created a 2013 workflow in SharePoint Designer which causes news articles to unstick themselves from the top of the news list after 2 minutes (for testing purposes), but I am seeing this error when ...
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How to disable additional mails created by collect data from user - Workflow

I have a list workflow which collects data from the approver and based on the status, an email is sent. The workflow is working fine, but it is sending two additional mails as below 1 Subject : ...
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Lookup to a column in a library having multiple hierarchical folder structure

I have a library A that has multiple folders and documents. I want to create a list B with a lookup column pointing to a column in Library A. The problem I face is that the lookup column fetches ...
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sharepoint 2013 footer like global navigation

I am trying to create a site in SharePoint 2013 in I have come across global navigation from site settings which can be used as a header. Now I want to use same kind of navigation as footer? Is it ...
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SharePoint 2013 calendar redirect to a custom page

I am trying to create a site in SharePoint 2013 where I have an events section and a calendar in calendar view. I have two options: Using a lists calendar view Using the calendar app Now the ...
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SP2013 Search Index reset Timeout

We have a SharePoint 2013 intranet portal. When I try to reset the search index it times out. Someone have asked the same question here 2013 Content Index Reset Timeout and it seems this solution ...
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Can't populate PeoplePicker, SpClientPeoplePickerDict is undefined

I'm trying to populate a PeoplePicker field, using this code: function testPeoplePicker(){ var ppDiv=$("div[title='PP Field Name']"); var ppEditor=ppDiv.find("[title='PP Field Name']"); var spPPD=...
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REST API SharePoint 2013 Document Upload

I'm working an on prem SharePoint site which I want to upload a document to it from a website. I can open up the IP from the site to allow for traffic. The site is built in PHP so I would like to use ...
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Office 365 : CSWP & Display template : display custom image when no results

I'm a little stuck on a problem where i'm sure you could help me : What i want : I want to add a Content Search Webpart to a page, which check all the items added today in a certain Image Library ...
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Executing JavaScript after a gantt chart has finished loading

I have a gantt chart and I want to scroll to today's date. I've found the code online but I've not found a way to delay the execution of the code until after the chart is rendered. I've currently ...
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Syncing Multiple Calendar Views

I have a page with multiple calendars. Is there a way to synchronise the view of all those calendars, so that for example moving to the next month on one of them also moves to the next month of all ...
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How to get top rated pages in content search web part

Hi I'm working on Content Search Web Part in SharePoint 2013. I've configured and getting document from all site collection. Now I want to get Top rated documents in Content Search web part. For ...
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unhandled exception was thrown by the sandboxed code wrapper's execute method in the partial trust domain

The below Error was thrown while activating the feature in SharePoint Sandboxed solution in Sharepoint-2013. unhandled exception was thrown by the sandboxed code wrapper's execute method in the ...
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Javascript - Get text from display version of multiline field

I need to get the text from a multi-line field in display mode on a custom form. SharePoint decides to wrap the text in an extra div which is not on the .aspx page which is causing the problem as I ...
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SharePoint 2013 WCF Error Provider type not defined [duplicate]

I have a wcf web service deployed inside the isapi folder of a sharepoint 2013. Sometimes the web service go down and an iisreset seems to solve the problem. The error message complains about a '...
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Page refresh issue on check in document

We have a document library SharePoint 2013 environment and user uploads their document in it. To edit document, they check out document and then open it in word and make changes and then check back in....
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why SPFieldUserValue is null

When I am trying to iterate SPFieldUserValueCollection I am not getting SPFieldUserValue value. But it is going to if condition and saying value is null. If convert field to MultipleAllowed= No and ...
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Extra _layouts/15/start.aspx#// in adress bar on even clicks

I have SharePoint 2013 Foundation site that can be accessed through internet. When I access from internet (via IP using Forms Auth or Claims Based Auth): I click "Documents" (from Quick Navigation ...