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Change configuration options of a custom field

Is it possible to make a custom field and create additional customization options for when you add the column to a list? If so, how?
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modifying a site column using powershell without affecting its child list columns

I have a site column of type "Text", and users have assign this column a default value at the list level. so now my site column contains null default value, while its child list columns are having a ...
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Custom Ribbon Action always enabled? Logic to disable not working

I recently created a new Sharepoint App to add a custom ribbon action to my ribbon bar. I want to make sure the button is only enabled when at least one selection to a document selection is made. ...
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SP.UI.Modal dialog pop up doesn't work in Internet Explorer

I have added a pop up box containing another page on my SharePoint site and it works fine in Chrome. When I click the button to open it in IE 10, however, the page just reloads and no pop up box ...
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What are the available approaches to programmatically create site columns and content types in SharePoint 2013?

I want to create some site columns and content types programmatically, since I need to create some site columns with the same display name as existing columns, and this can not be done using the CA ...
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Wiki Home Page add Webparts

How can I add a WebPart with Powershell to a Wiki Home Page which was created with the site feature "Wiki Page Home Page" to a specific "zone"? I'm using the text layout "Two columns with header and ...
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Link the Subtask to the Main Task on Sharepoint 2013

Is there a way to link a the Mother Task from the Subtask? e.g. I have tasks like this: Task 1 --- Subtask 1 of Task 1 --- Subtask 2 of Task 1 Task 2 Is there a way that links all of Task 1's ...
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Get slowest page results programmatically?

We can get slowest page report through following path from central administration. CA > Monitoring > View health reports I want to gather this information by code. Please guide me if you have any ...
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how to get properties from outlook in Sharepoint

I want to get all properties of User profile that are visible in Outlook. in Below there is Site, Emp No these are accessible using below code. var currentWeb = SPContext.Current.Web; ...
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How can I get the current user groups in my aspx page in SharePoint 2013?

I am trying to filter some webparts based on user's group in my SharePoint Default.aspx page. To do this, I want to define if a user is member of a group first and then use a conditional statement to ...
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The other parameters for the CSR VIEW Template function

function myCSRtemplate( ctx ) All CSR examples out there only pass the ctx object to the template function: FieldContext.Templates = {}; FieldContext.Templates.Fields = { "myColumn": { ...
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CSR is also applied to a Group By header in a ListView

The only decent blogs mentioning CSR and Grouping are: http://www.codeproject.com/Articles/620110/SharePoint-Client-Side-Rendering-List-Views (must read) ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Converted Managed-Path Site Collection to Host-Named Site Collection Issue

I'm in the process of moving our existing Managed-Path site collections and all contents within to Host-Named Site collections. Currently our Site collection paths are "Sharepoint.Company.com/NA". I ...
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Script won't load

I'm having some issues with a SP 2013 site trying to access through an F5 firewall. Everything works fine internally, but outside the network, Grouped Views won't even load and the Ribbon is ...
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Prepopulate NewForm.aspx Lookup DropDownList SharePoint 2013 with Javascript

In SP2010 I used the following JavaScript(JS) in a Content Editor on the NewForm.aspx page. This was used to prepopulate a lookup dropdownlist with a value from the Query String Parameter. Now that ...
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Sandboxed Vs Farm solution to create site columns using visual studio

I find this article which describe how i need to create site columns programmatically using visual studio https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ee231593.aspx. they mentioned that I should use the ...
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Application error when access /Pages/PageName.aspx, Error=Object reference not set to an instance of an object

Scenario: While working with a Publishing Page, when I edit the page, edit the properties, and then try to save or check-in. I get the following error. Error Log: Application error when access ...
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Custom site columns created & deployed using visual studio did not appear inside my site collection [duplicate]

I have followed the same steps mentioned inside this MSDN article for creating site columns using visual studio https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ee231593.aspx . now inside my visual studio i ...
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Changes to page not being saved

We then make all of the desired changes, and click stop editing. Navigating to a different page, and then back to the edited page all of the previous corrections are gone. The edit page button does ...
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How to move library(big size) from sharePoint 2010 to sharePoint 2013?

I want to move a library (large size) from SharePoint 2010 to 2013 without using a third party tool.
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Can not remove a managed account from sharepoint CA, it shows that it is associated with deleted application pools [duplicate]

I want to remove a managed account from my managed accounts list , where this managed account is not associated with any managed services or application pools. so i wen to "CA >> Security >> ...
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Add link to mysite for all users

Once our users visit their mysite we have no obvious link back to the main site, is there an easy way to add this for all users? I want to add a link for users but cant see an easy way via the UI or ...
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What determine if a farm solution need to be activated at each site collection or not

I am totally confused on how WSP files need to be deployed and activated inside SharePoint 2013.now I have the following three scenarios where i dealt with WSP files inside my SharePoint 2013 :- I ...
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Undo unwanted site reset

A user claims to have made changes to a Sharepoint 2013 site as recently as yesterday. When they checked again this morning the changes had been lost. They say they saved etc but when I have looked ...
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How do I export more than the most recent two weeks of data from a calendar in SharePoint 2013

On older SharePoint versions, selecting export to Excel would export based on the current calendar view. If looking at a monthly view for January 2015, and export to Excel was selected, the data from ...
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Creating custom site columns using Visual studio will not show the new site columns [duplicate]

I want to create new site columns using visual studio, so i did the following steps:- create a new SharePoint 2013 empty project. i add two site columns as follow:- <?xml version="1.0" ...
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Creating cascading lookup columns in sharepoint 2013 foundation

I am trying to create cascading lookup columns in my library. I have already tried to use a jquery solution: http://www.codeproject.com/Tips/758909/Two-Level-Cascading-Drop-Down-in-SharePoint-using, ...
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Creating site columns using Visual Studio

I am in a situation that i need to create 2 site columns named "Asset Type" of type "Drop-down List" that have the same name (Asset Type), but different choices. But using the CA UI i can not create ...
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Unhide List/Library from Browser

You can hide a list or library in Sharepoint Designer from the browser, but it is also getting hidden from the Designer. How can I unhide a hidden list or library? It is not consistent which of them ...
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PDF Viewer Part - Access Denied

Having an issue with a PDF viewer web part on our SharePoint 2013 server. Regardless of the user level or browser, it will give an "Access Denied" error. The strange thing about this is that we have ...
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Modifying the build-in site columns ,, should this always be avoided

I have a team site collection inside SharePoint server 2013. Now I added a new issue tracking list, where the build-in site columns such as priority, status, description,comments,assigned to etc ...
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getting error while adding visual webpart

I have created visual webpart which as .net validation control. When i deploy part and try to insert into page i get error This page contains content or formatting that is not valid. You can find ...
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Files are saved locally and not to the document library

I'm using SharePoint Foundation 2013. I'm facing this issue: A user is browsing a document library and want to open a Word document to modify it. SharePoint doesn't open Word automatically, but it ...
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Website Content Type Lookup Column

I'm looking for a way to add a column (Column2) to my custom Website content type which can lookup a column (Column1) and based on the content display different values in a dropdownmenu: Column 1 ...
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Access history of a field in Nintex Workflow 2013 [closed]

We have a list with a "Append Changes to Existing Text" multiline text field in it. As far as I have understood, the changing texts of the field are stored in versions of the item and are then ...
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Initiate workflow on SharePoint 2013 when initiator is granted access only through Active Directory group

Has anyone successfully achieved the following: Using SharePoint 2013, in the browser, create a custom list or library Grant Full Access or Contribute access to this list or library for an Active ...
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Calculated Column Formula how to replace Substitute

I need to grab everything after the last "-" (strings can have up to four "-") and if there is a space after the last "-" to not take the space. Examples: TEXT -(THIS VALUE) TEXT - TEXT ...
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How can I attach an event listener to a JSLink field?

I'm making a custom autocomplete text field, how can I attach javascript events to my control?
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Content Query Web App - Additional Filters Question

I am trying to setup a content query to look at documents checked out to [ME] so that users can see what files are checked out to them. However, the Checked Out To filter is not in the Additional ...
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Code for Spotlight Web Part

Working in SharePoint 2013 and not able to use all the cool (free) apps offered because of internet security reasons. I really like the Spotlight App (image below) so I am trying to create it without ...
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Remove-spdeletedsite will raise the following error “unable to find the specified path” [duplicate]

I run the following command:- get-spdeletedsite which showed me a list of deleted site collections, now i run the following to remove the deleted sites as follow:- remove-spdeletedsite ...
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Constructor was not found when adding a TilesViewWebPart with Powershell

I'm trying to add a tilesviewwebpart to a site page using powershell, and I keep getting an error on this line of code $PLwebpart = New-Object Microsoft.SharePoint.WebPartPages.TilesViewWebPart ...
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Sharepoint is not detecting my feature upgrade (after migrating to SharePoint 2013)

recently I've written a solution containing several features which makes use of the SharePoint Feature upgrade system in SP2010. In Sharepoint 2010 I've been able to successfully updating one of my ...
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Load all fields for a specific ListItem using CSOM

I want to load all FieldValues for a specific ListItem ForExample public ListItem GetItemById(List SPList, int id, string[] fieldNames) { using (Ctx) { ...
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Remove the first results in the search result web part

I have a page where I got two search result webparts listing articles. I want the first webpart to display the first two articles (main articles), and the other webpart to display article 3 to 10. ...
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Content Type Subscriber has its last run = N/A

I tried to publish some content types inside my site collection hub, but the content types were not published correctly, as they did not appear under custom content types at the other site ...
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How to create query rule to boost people search results where lastname contains query?

I want to define a query rule (?) to boost people results that contain the last name in the query (using SharePoint 2013), basically I want to rank the results where the query is contained in the ...
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Issue regarding string representation of SPUser object in SharePoint 2013

I am facing an issue in SharePoint 2013 regarding string representation of SPUser object. I am migrating my SharePoint site from SharePoint 2010 platform to SharePoint 2013 platform. I have a code, ...
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How to link to a file on a network share from SharePoint newsfeed?

Is it possible to post a clickable link to a file on a network share in SharePoint newsfeed? These formats don't work: x:\myfileshare\myfolder\myfile.xlsx \\myfileshare\myfolder\myfile.xlsx ...
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Error when update SPWeb

After unsetting MDS or something break permissions inheritance and update web, I am getting this error, I am creating 10 subwebs and it throws error in 5th one, I am opening new SPSite each time ...