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Sync folders in sharepoint 2013 to Surface rt 2

I have a sharepoint 2013, on premise installation. Everything are working, its published through forefront, using a bought certificate. The problem I'm facing are when I'm using a Windows RT device ...
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Office 365: am I part of farm administrators group?

Is there a definitive check that I can do to determine if my admin account indeed is a member of the Farm administrators group? I'm familiar with SharePoint 2010 but new to SharePoint 2013/Office ...
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Exclude homepage from being crawled

We have 20,000 site collections where the homepage has custom developed webparts, these webparts take long time to render, and therefore its slowing down the crawling process. I have created a rule ...
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How to apply search refinements (with checkboxes) before doing a search?

I have a page that has a search box web part and I would like to add some search refiners underneath the web part. See the example below: ___________________________________________ [ Search... ...
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App Catalog Unavailable Apps

I am using SP2013 Foundation. I create and publish a new app using VS2012. I create a new Site Collection Catalog but when I add the app to the site, the Product ID is not visible and the app is the ...
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How do I access SharePoint from HTML 5 page?

I am working on a web application using HTML 5. In this web application I need to post and get information from the Content Database in SharePoint Server 2013. I tried using REST API method but I ...
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CAML query not getting items in right order

I am trying this query, but it always return items in wrong order, function getListItems() { var clientContext = SP.ClientContext.get_current(); var list = ...
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Excel Services transparent similar to Reporting Services

When using the Reporting Services web part we have found that we can make the background of the report transparent so that what ever back ground is used in Sharepoint will show through the table. Is ...
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Import discussion board from excel list

While migrating a from one sharepoint 2013 server to another I am still stuck at getting the discussion board from the old server to the new one. I was able to export the old discussion list into an ...
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SP2013 Foundation, Primary Site Collection Administrator no domain user

I am new in SP Foundation, I have to create a new Site Collection from the Central Administration. I have to set the Primary Site Collection Administrator with a local user, I have no domain and my ...
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Accessing SocialTagManager with anonymous users

I have an issue using the SocialTagManager in sites when anonymous users access the class. In example public SocialTagManager SocialTagManager(string sPSiteUrl) { // Tried elevation, didn't work ...
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Yammer Embed Code - Height overriden (SharePoint App)

We have been using the 1.0.0.5 SharePoint Yammer App (wrapper around the Embed code). We had set a height on the WebPart, which up until today Yammer was adhering to. It appears there has been an ...
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How to change timeout for HttpSend activity?

I found myself in a situation when workflow send http request to a service and should take response from it. But the service works for a long time. So as a result I receive "Suspended" status in the ...
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Changing Mode from BrowseDisplayMode to Edit Mode

I have a custom webpart, i am trying to get to do a one-click transition from WebPartManager.BrowseDisplayMode to SPControlMode.Edit. Unfortunately, there is no direct means of transitioning between ...
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PerformancePoint 2013 Dashboard Library Default Content Type

Yesterday, I ran into an issue trying to migrate my PerformancePoint 2013 dashboards from my test/dev farm into production using the Export/Import option. Previously, doing so did not present any ...
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SharePoint Search prevent showing results when loading page

I have a site with two webparts (search input field and search results). On each pageload it's searching for an empty string and returns all results, similar to "*". Querytext: {SearchBoxQuery}( ...
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How can I install list from English template in German SharePoint?

I have a list, that was customized with InfoPath. I exported it as template and wanted to create list from this template in another server. The original list was created in SharePoint with English ...
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SP2013 Custom Workflow Deployment issues

I have a custom sequential workflow that works fine when deployed from Visual Studio in my development environment. To deploy to the test environment I follow the following procedure Deactivate ...
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Filtering & Redirecting emails sent to ShPt Document (or drop-off) library

A client has the following requirements (SharePoint 2013 Standard Edition): Send an email (with attachement) to an email address that feeds into a SharePoint library. Before depositing anything in ...
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Creating a searchable phone directory in SharePoint 2013

We are using SharePoint 2013 and have setup the user profile sync with AD. Is there a way to create a phone book in SharePoint? I have found an OOTB solution. I am following this article. I have ...
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App Part VS Webpart

What is difference between an app part and web part in sharepoint 2013 ? I only know apps load inside an iframe .
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Adding branded Quick Launch Menu to a 2013 Custom Layout Page

I have build an html master page with bootstrap header and footer, referenced JS and CSS. Not much in the way of snippets apart from a search box in my header. All good Ok, now I have created some ...
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Can I toggle Named item in one Excel Web Access web part via a filter web part

I have two charts that are named as follows in one workbook: ChartX (line chart of revenue) ChartY (bar chart of happiness) The workbook has been uploaded to our Sharepoint sub-site. In a web ...
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Get list items created by logged in user with REST api

How can I get all list items created or changed by the currently logged in user with this function? What's the correct query? // Getting list items based on ODATA Query function getListItems(url, ...
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Reading a list from a web application in central admin programatically

I have created a suitelinks delegate control which i want to read from a central list of links. This list was created in a central web application so someone that isnt a farm admin can add / edit ...
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SingleTask activity in SharePoint 2013 workflow - Change Item values of the Task and its Content Type

I use the SingleTask activity in my Workflow to create Tasks for the User. But I need to give the User more information than just Body, Title, DueDate and AssignTo. So I created a Content Type which ...
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Create Workflow programmatically

I'm about to create a custom workflow editor application for creating, configuring and publishing basic SharePoint 2013 List workflows. I've found this A new and interesting feature of the ...
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Create “Image with formatting and constraints for publishing” site column programmatically

How can I create site column with "Image with formatting and constraints for publishing" content type programmatically in FeatureActivated method? I need to add this site column to the List
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Is it safe to remove AllItems.aspx from search crawling?

Every list or doclibrary has this page by default, is it safe to exclude it from crawling? will documents still be crawled if I exclude it?
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Mix two Result Sources in Search Results Web Part

This is my following scenario: MySite Host Site Collection with a custom page called peoplesearch.aspx peoplesearch.aspx has Refinement Panel, and Search Results Web Part (Search Box webpart is in ...
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How to add URL to list using JavaScript

I have a list with a title and a url. I'm trying to add a new url using this function function addListItem(url, listname, metadata, success, failure) { // Prepping our update var item = ...
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Adding Google Analytics to your Intranet without a fully qualified domain name?

I'd like to run Google Analytics on our farm, but none of our links are fully qualified domains (for example, our main intranet is hosted at http://sharepoint). Is there a way around this?
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Custom Ribbon Action - Disabled with Selecting Document Set

The custom action enables/disables when a list item or folder is selected/deselected. The issue I'm running into is when a document set is selected, the custom action remains disabled. The logic: ...
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How to interact with a SharePoint 2013 page in edit mode

I'm new to the SharePoint 2013 Javascript API, so I'm still bumbling in the dark, trying to figure out how to write some javascript code to interact with a Sharepoint 2013 page in Edit Mode. ...
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Using Charts in SharePoint 2013

I want to use a custom chart in SharePoint which picks up data from a list? I have not worked with SharePoint charts can anyone give me an example of a working chart? And also if there are many ...
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Office documents are downloaded instead of opened

I am having an issue with documents such as Word and Excel being downloaded instead of opened via Office when accessed via a direct URL in SP 2013. I might expect this behavior in Chrome or Firefox, ...
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Access Performance Point Filter value for Custom Webpart

I have built a webpart that effectively executes a SQL Stored Procedure in our network. I have been "provided" a requirement to have the same Webpart utilize a Performance Point Filter control ...
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Is it possible to edit list item values with SharePoint Manager 2013?

I use SharePoint Manager 2013 frequently for reading and modifying properties of objects etc. When I click on a list in SPM it also shows me a tab "GridView" where I can see all list items in a ...
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Transforming a query with two query rules

I'm having an issue with query rules that I don't quite understand. I have two query rules that look like this: {searchTerms} owstaxIdAECCategories:"Category 1" {searchTerms} ...
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Sharepoint 2013 - add task to timeline

How can I give my users permission to add their tasks to timeline, without being able to create private or public views? I played with permisions and found that the one for giving them ability to add ...
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SharePoint 2013 look color [duplicate]

I am developing a SharePoint 2013 hosted app. I would like to use in my app the color of the style site. How can I retrieve the information of the style used by the site using JS? Thanks,Nk
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Style data before putting into list

There is an application page. Data on this page is fetched from a list item. Users can enter data into the list but in form of text. I am looking for a WSYWIG type of tool for data entry, is it ...
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How to get raw text with search api

I'm trying to do a search using the search api to get some of my pages: ...
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Custom Action in application pages e.g. Search and Site Contents

I have a ScriptLink custom action, but I want this to also be in the application pages e.g. search results and site contents. Is there any way to do this? Thanks, Alex
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Edit page SharePoint designer 2013

I need to edit a page in SharePoint Designer 2013. When I open the page in edit mode, I can see the web parts but I can not edit them. How can I do it? (I need to add a CSS link in the Content ...
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Javascript on masterpage returns undefined

_spBodyOnLoadFunctionNames.push("FetchURL"); function FetchURL() { // Custom JavaScript methods var ctx = new SP.ClientContext(); ...
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How to split our SP2013 roles?

We have only 1 SP Server, with SQL Server running on it. Our SP contains 3 web apps, and 1 with FBA (does it rly matter ? because SQL etc.). How could we separate 1 web app (the one with FBA) and the ...
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How to turn off MDS on all site collections and sites?

We have got a web application with 400 site collections and multiple sites, is there a way to turn off the MDS feature for entire web application?
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Multiple instances of the same workflow started

In previous versions of SharePoint, there was a rule that you couldn't have two instances of a workflow running at the same time on a given item. On SharePoint Online (2013 version), it seems that ...
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Wher to put ContentPlaceHolderMain in custom master page

In my custom master page html I create a div for the content like this: <div class="container"> <div data-name="ContentPlaceHolderMain"><div ...