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MissingSetupFile issue - file does not exist

I am trying to get rid of the health error [MissingSetupFile]. I followed some guide to get (querying the contentDB) the Id of the file (and of the Site and Web). The issue is that the file does not ...
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Get Current Licence type for SharePoint Farm using C#?

As the question says, I want to fetch the license type for my current SharePoint farm in my C# code i.e. current license SharePoint Server with Enterprise Client Access License I want to get the ...
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Error when entering search center for some users

I recently encountered an issue: when entering our Search center logged in as a user with alternate language set, I receive the following error message: "Literal content (' ') is not allowed ...
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Edit Form Field to show edit or display conditionally through Sharepoint Designer

I am attempting to have a field that is set to ControlMode="Edit" by default be conditional to be set to ControlMode="Display" based on the value that is set to default above it. For example: ...
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New Item option and Views have disappeared in “ALL ITEMS” view

It seems that the edit screen along with the new document function in SharePoint. How would I fix it an why does it happen?
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My Sites default Pages library

I am wondering if it is possible to turn on the default 'Pages' library for the My Sites Host Collection. I am currently the My Site Host Collection administrator with Design and Full Control. I ...
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How to implement validation warning in page layout for column “Title”?

I am using sp 2013. I have created a custom page layout. I would like to implement an validation warning on the "title" and "comments" columns. Something like "It is not possible to use more than ...
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How to export to excel only items filtered on my view

In my specific list, I filtered to a account we are going to pay. Then when I click on "Export to Excel" button all the items of the list gets exported. How would I export data that I want? ...
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Search syntax to get Tasks assigned to user, but by ID

I'm current working on a webpart which uses the search engine to get all crawled tasks and return the ones assigned to the currently logged in user. I'm using the field AssignedTo where I give the ...
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Cannot set unknown member 'LookupSPListItem.ItemId'. Error on Workflow Feature Activation

I have a SP 2013 workflow feature that needs activation, when I perform the stsadm command and get the below mentioned error: Microsoft.Workflow.Client.ActivityValidationException: Workflow XAML ...
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Add multiple users to People or Group field of a list using PowerShell

I would like to add some users to a people or groups field of a custom list with PowerShell? How can I do that?
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How to add all users to sharepoint standard group members

Can I add "All" (Users) to SharePoint group members? string userGroupName ="Member"; SPSecurity.RunWithElevatedPrivileges(delegate { //Don't use context to create ...
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Sharepoint 2013 app navigate to Site Page

We have created a provider hosted app with few pages in it.Each page in the app has an exit button on it. This app is added on SharePoint pages as app part with different pages showing on each page. ...
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Minimal access required to add a new Event Receiver

I created an empty SharePoint project in Visual Studio 2013 (with elevated rights). When I try to add a new Event Receiver, i get the following error: SharePoint Connection Error Cannot ...
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'useragent not available file operations may not be optimized' error when activating SP 2013 workflow feature

I have a staging environment where I restored a Production backup file. The site works fine. However when I deploy my custom SP 2013 workflow and activate the workflow feature, I get the below ...
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SharePoint 2013 managed navigation

I have developed an application in SP 2013 in which I have used managed navigation term store. When I access my site by login to server managed navigation works fine but when I hit my site using ...
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Adding a custom ribbon tab breaks grouping by function in sharepoint list

So, I found this tutorial online as to how to add a ribbon tab in sharepoint 2013. While it works, whenever I add an OOb library or list and use grouping in that list, the items cannot be expanded but ...
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Cumulative Update - best practise

Which is the best practise to update SharePoint farm? Should I stop some services? Do I have to check something after the update?
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Why 200GB content DB limit when using RBS

What's the point of using RBS when you are still restricted to 200GB content DB limit? I don't understand this thing. Secondly this looks like recommended limit, right? Because SharePoint won't stop ...
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Crashed SP2013 Server on existing database farm password

The server running SharePoint 2013 crashed do to a hardware problem and can't be restored. The SQL 2012 server is fine as it was a separate machine. I've created a new server for SharePoint, and was ...
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How to get the workflow task title in a calculated field in workflow tasks list?

I want to get the task title in a calcualted field to form a URL to custom approval page. Basically I tried =CONCATENATE("<a href=http://****/SitePages/ApprovalPage.aspx?WFTitle=",[Request ...
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Permissions For Site Contents Sprocket

I have a SharePoint (2013) group set to "Read" permission at the site level, so now those folks are missing the sprocket to access site contents. I would like for users to be able to access site ...
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Email event invite to Lotus Notes — workflow? REST? something else?

We have a list of upcoming events on our SP site. We want users to be able to click a button and get invites to put on their Lotus notes calendar. We've found _vti_bin/owssvr.dll to generate ics ...
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SharePoint CSOM File.LinkingUrl property not found

I am using Visual Studio 2013 and referencing v16 of both Microsoft.SharePoint.Client and Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.Runtime in a .NET4.0 application. According to the MSND page for a File object, ...
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Sorting Numbers in Sharepoint

How can I sort a list using a field that has a number format like this: 1.1 1.1.1 2 2.1 . . . 10.1 10.2 I have to use the field as a string to can handle as many sublevels the user wants, but then ...
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jQuery not working on 2nd page of SharePoint list

On our SharePoint list, we have anchor tags opening in a new window via: <script type="text/javascript" src="/SiteAssets/jquery-latest.min.js"></script> <script ...
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Hide / Target feature for specific Site Template

I have created a branding solution which contains 2 features. One is for the MySites root site collection and the other is for any other Site Collection type. I do not want people activating the ...
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Refinements on a string field

Can I split the value in a string field for the refinements? For example If I have values on a string field that looks like: "ABC,DEF" when I apply the refinements to that field I obtain "ABC,DEF" as ...
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Could not load type 'Microsoft.AnalysisServices.SPAddin.DataRefresh.ViewDataRefreshHistory'

Has anyone seen or solved this error message: Could not load type 'Microsoft.AnalysisServices.SPAddin.DataRefresh.ViewDataRefreshHistory'? it occurs when I click Manage PowerPivot Data ...
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Drag and Drop show form

Is there a way to show the form(NewForm.aspx) when you do the drag and drop in a document library? I already put some of the fields mandatory so the user won't be able to do the ckeck-in without fill ...
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Lookup calculated field from a choice field in a document repository

I have a SharePoint 2013 list that contains a choice field [Released to User]. What I would like to do is use that field to filter documents in a document repository i.e. show me documents released to ...
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Unable to export a SharePoint List (Survey) in SharePoint 2013 to a spreadsheet

I am unable to export a SharePoint List (Survey) in SharePoint 2013 to a spreadsheet. The option "Export to Spreadsheet" is missing from the Actions dropdown menu for the list.
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time out during solution installtion [duplicate]

I am trying to install a product named "Bamboo Wiki Publisher" insdie my sharepoint 2013 enterprise server. but the installtion fail and the installtion wizard showed the following error:- ***** ...
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Rich Text Column content in Display template for Search Results webpart

I am trying to display content from a rich text column (ArticleContent) in my search results webpart using a custom display template. <div id="_#= $htmlEncode(itemId) =#_" name="Item" ...
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Error while checking in publishing page SP 2013 on premise

Problem: I have a large intranet portal, in one of the sub site after opening a page in an Edit mode and then try to check it in from ribbon, I get traditional SP error screen with a co-relation id. ...
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Restrict access to documents associated with a certain term

I need to restrict access to all documents that are associated with a certain term only to some users. This should be done for both existing documents, and future documents, on upload. How can I ...
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Managed Metadata field each value to display on a new line

I have added a managed metadata column to my content type and have proceeded to add it to the page layout. It is set to multi-value and is working fine with the delimiter as ";". The results appear ...
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How can I style my sharepoint lists?

I'm new to sharepoint. And I just learnt how to create some master pages, but now I want to know how to style other things like tables (of lists and libraries)... for example:
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How to rollback RBS and what happens to existing data

Let's say I am using Remote Blog Storage (RBS) in one of my content database and decide not to use anymore. How can I roll back RBS? What will happen to my data and how can I migrate it out of RBS? ...
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Server error in Sharepoint newsfeed 2013 when uploading image

Whenever i upload any image in share point 2013 newsfeed , the rest api for getting newsfeed(http://siteurl/_api/social.feed/my/news), it returns me "Request Error". Can anyone help ?
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Can we add repeating table for infopath SharePoint list template

Is it possible to add a repeating table to an existing infopath SharePoint list form template. If so how can we add please provide the steps to add. Need to add Group under my Fields in Main data ...
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Problem while installing SP solution “Timeout error CodePlex.SharePointInstaller.InstallException: Timeout error”

I am trying to install SP solution inside my SharePoint 2013, but during the installation i got the following exception :- ***** Bamboo Core V2 (Prerequisite Component) ***** ***** ERROR ***** ...
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Disable Managed Metadata field

How could I disable a managed metadata field?. I'm pulling the information of that field from another List and I don't want the user to modify its value
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infopath 2013 permission error

I have a few new computers ( not users) running windows 8.1 and InfoPath 2013. when they try to open a document they get " you do not have permission to open this document or the document is opened by ...
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Add document library and discussion board as webpart to page using SCOM?

I have 100 document libraries and 100 discussion boards in my site. Each library is associated with one board. Now, I want to create 100 pages, on each page, add one library with the associated board ...
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Adding Target Audiences Programmatically

I am trying to programmatically add target audiences to a webpart in SP 2013. Code below. SPServiceContext sc = SPServiceContext.GetContext(newSite); AudienceManager audienceManager = new ...
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How to get all users From Owners Group in sharepoint 2013 for a subsite

I am trying to get all the Users from a Sharepoint Owner's Group for a subsite. Below is the Script is Working fine . But it displays both Site and Subsite Users of Owner's Group. For example If SITE ...
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Search REST API with the User Profile Service and Hyphenated Last Names

Using the Search REST API to get all users where their last name begins with a certain letter to make a custom user directory. For example, I hoped that the following would return all users that have ...
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using “MS Word SharepointWiki Plugin” to convert MS word documents to enterprise wiki pages

I am working on SharePoint 2013 enterprise wiki site collection, and i searching for a tool or solution that can hlep me in converting exsisting MS word documents in to wiki pages. and i want to test ...
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“The associated workflow has been deprecated.” error

I've got 2013 workflows, deployed from WSP package. After last Deploy from VS2013 I've got workflows behaving the way that first execution on item created is ended after starting with the "The ...