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How can I add a SharePoint group as a term group manager in managed metadata?

I have been requested to replace the individual users indicated as group manager for a particular term group with a SharePoint group. The group name checks out fine, but when I attempt to save it ...
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Send meeting invite to Lotus Notes

Using jQuery ajax and SendEmail to send messages from SP to Lotus Notes. (Anders help me get it working in this thread)[SP.Utilities.Utility.SendEmail with additional headers [javascript] (Thank ...
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Using Visual Studio 2015 with SharePoint 2013 - WF Projects changing reference version automatically

I have some SharePoint 2013 Visual Studio workflow projects in my solution. Once I opened the solution using Visual Studio 2015, It changed the WF project dll reference as mentioned below. ...
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Secure Infopath ink picture?

I was wondering if there is any way to restrict permissions on who can draw/sign in a particular ink picture. I'm making an InfoPath form where multiple people have to sign and I figured an Ink ...
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Document library inline search don't show any results

I have a site where Search is a big part of the user experience. I have a bunch of document libraries which all have the setting "Allow items from this document library to appear in search results?" ...
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Microsoft SharePoint Foundation Web Application Service stuck on starting

Microsoft SharePoint Foundation Web Application Service stuck on starting I tried this command and got the error below Command: stsadm -o provisionservice -action start -servicetype spwebservice ...
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Custom Field definition not working

Crosspost with bounty: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/32093537/custom-field-template-issues/ On SharePoint 2013 I am having troubles with a field on a list which I define through a schema.xml ...
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SharePoint 2013 Workflow get id of created item

I'm currently creating a basic workflow, which inserts a list item into another list. While configuring I have the option to specify an output variable, however I'm not able to get the ID of the newly ...
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Workflow 2013: Creation and modification problem

Recently, I got an error when I modified my workflow in SharePoint 2013. It shows me this error: After restarting , it gives me the same message. It gives me another error message when i refresh: ...
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Retrieving Permission of ListItem

For sites, we always use the web context to retrieve all the groups for the site. However, I have requirement to retrieve all the users and groups for a list item. The list item has its own permission ...
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How to use relative DateTime format like '2 days ago'/'Thursday', etc

I am updating a list and it's views (put together by another developer) and am adding a new date column. Currently, there is/was an existing date column (in this case called Orig Due Date), and I ...
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How to change list column title using xsl in sharepoint 2013?

I'm creating custom field type - lets name it 'MyCustomType'. I need to change its column title in List View. I tried to use xslt-transform in my fldtypes_MyCustomType.xsl with no luck - nothing ...
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Infopath Ink Picture Permissions [duplicate]

Is there any way to make a specific ink picture in a cell only accessible by certain people?
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Workflow 2013 Task assigning and emailing to SharePoint 2013 Groups?

Just to confirm.. Is it possible to use a workflow 2013 to Assign a Task to a SharePoint 2013 Group? Is it possible to email a SharePoint 2013 Group from Workflow 2013?
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Sending Multiple Emails with Workflow Lookups in the same Workflow

I'm working on SharePoint 2013 using Designer to modify a workflow I created. The workflow is triggered by the creation of an item in the list. At the end of the workflow, I have the workflow ...
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Error in Datasheet view

I'm really blown away by this so I'm hoping someone can tell me I'm crazy. If I create a fresh list with 1 Optional field in it, then I remove the required 'Title' field and try to add an item in ...
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After migration to SharePoint 2013, old Lists still have SharePoint 2010 look and feel

I've and migrated SharePoint environment (2010 > 2013). Everything is working fine, except the look and feel on old lists migrated from SharePoint 2010. Dialogs still open in a modal and I have the ...
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People Picker Workflow Suspended

I have a 2013 SPD Workflow that sets a people picker based on the person that is selected in a text field. When I trigger the workflow half of the items in the list update the people picker and half ...
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Error “The server farm account should not be used for other services.”

I'm running a SharePoint Foundation 2013 on a Windows Server 2008R2. This SharePoint works with local accounts and on the Central Admin I see this error: "The server farm account should not be used ...
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External Content Type - SQL - Filters

I create a new external list via a new external content type SQL . I retreive my data and i can display it. BDC Service allows us to view 2000 items . 1st Issue: I can filtered through a ...
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Duplicate user accounts after migrating to Sharepoint 2013 Claims from 2010 Classic

Migration went with out problems. When I get a list of users in powershell all of them looks converted to Claims Auth. How ever when I try give permission to some users I see duplicate results as in ...
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Community site alerts pretty much useless to users

We have a community site set up with several different categories. All those categories use the Category.aspx page to pull discussions from the discussion list. Users who set an alert on a page ...
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Worfklow signature line not configured correctly?

I created a signature workflow for an excel sheet. Basically, the workflow tells people they need to fill out their portion of the excel sheet. However, I'm getting this message when I'm testing the ...
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How to make this workflow?

I need to make a workflow where a document goes through a chain of people. One person begins the workflow by opening this blank new document and filling out a portion of it. Once they are done, it ...
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Import Visio Workflow in SharePoint 2013 using powershell

I received a .vwi file, which is a Visio workflow and now I would like to add it to the SharePoint workflow of a site collection. So far I have found that it can only be imported using SharePoint ...
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“Follow this person”-button broken when followed by activity feed web part

I have a rather odd problem. I have a custom Person.aspx page where I have, in the same web part zone, added Activity Feed and Ask Me about web parts. If I have Activity feed first, then the button ...
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SharePoint 2013 Activity Event in Newsfeed

I need to add custom notifications to the personal Newsfeed on people's MySites. I found several tutorials and code examples for SharePoint 2010 on the net and tried to do the same with SharePoint ...
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Creating automatic redirect wiki page 2013 foundation

I am setting up a wiki in 2013 foundation. Since people tend to use different ways of expressing the same, I would like to be able to make imediate redirecting wiki pages. I've seen several ...
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Can you display all fields from a SharePoint list without writing them specifically?

Is it possible to retrieve every field value of a SharePoint List Item and display them on a web page without specifically calling them individually? I know it is possible to retrieve all the items ...
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Uncaught TypeError: Cannot read property 'WorkflowServicesManager' of undefined from CSOM

SharePoint Online 2013. Trying to access SP.WorkflowServices.WorkflowServicesManager from NAPA (CSOM) I am getting error : Cannot read property 'WorkflowServicesManager' of undefined NAPA ...
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Powershell - Publish Designer workflow on all sites

As a follow up to my previous question on editing a workflow; Activating a Sharepoint 2013 Workflow Feature I have been able to change the contents of the workflow and publish it, however the ...
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Provider-hosted App permission

I deployed a Provider-hosted (IIS) app to SharePoint 2013 (on-prem). The app have been added to a site collection. I need to manage user authentication and authorization. I made some tests and if a ...
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How to authenticate a SharePoint 2013 REST API request from an HTML Application?

I am creating an HTML application that needs to access data from SharePoint 2013 List using REST APIs. eg - sharePointsite/_api/web/lists/GetByTitle('Test')/items. The HTML application is on a ...
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Sandbox solution feature upgrade not working all the time

I have been using a no code sandbox solution to deploy style related assets and display templates via a site collection feature. Each time we need to update these assets I do the following: Update ...
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SharePoint 2013 Visual Studio Workflow not getting updated (WSP Deployment)

Here's the scenario: I have a SP 2013 Visual studio workflow in my Staging Server. I want to replace the current workflow with the updated version. (Not add as a new version, I want to replace it) ...
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What SharePoint code determines the order of the fields in the Edit form?

Where can I find the code in SharePoint that determines the order of and what fields are in the Edit form? I have looked at the EditForm.aspx page and it doesn't look like this is determined there. If ...
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Migrating a single 2010 site collection to 2013 site collection

I have a fresh 2013 TEST and PROD SharePoint farm. At this point, I am just trying to migrate a SP 2010 Sales site collection to 2013 site collection. What are the steps for this. I did a backup of ...
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How do I add a button to a JSOM generated list?

I would like to add a button to a list that I am generating using JSOM on a SharePoint page. I want this button to trigger a link in a pop-up window that changes based on the ID of each item in the ...
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Encryption for Sharepoint 2010 / 2013

I'm looking for File encryption on file shares where multiple users have to access a file. My first approach was EFS but that not good solution for file shares only for local encryption. Another ...
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SharePoint 2013 Workflows - A binding instance has already been associated

I upgraded from .NET 4.5 to 4.5.2 via the Web Platform Installer. This utility offers no way to rollback or uninstall. I am getting the following error in SharePoint for a 2013 Workflow (also shown in ...
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“No Provider Schema” error when trying to filter one web part from another

Sharepoint 2013: I have a list of active clients for my company, and a separate task list for sales reps with things like appointments and phone calls. Sales reps make these tasks with a workflow from ...
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CSOM Could not establish trust relationship for the SSL/TLS secure channel

using (var context = new ClientContext("https://848-sharepoint:16543")) { var ss = new System.Security.SecureString(); ...
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update panel not working in visual webpart

I am trying to use update panel in visual webpart(farm solution only) but when i click on button nothing happens <div> <asp:UpdatePanel ID="UpdatePanel1" runat="server"> ...
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Display label for OOTB FormField

<SharePoint:FormField id="ffFirstName" ControlMode="New" FieldName="Title" runat="server" /> This works fine but only displays the input field. Can I get it to display the form field label ...
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The context has expired and can no longer be used. (Exception from HRESULT: 0x80090317)

I am facing this error all day long and I have not figured it out yet. I have tried: setting the date time zone in the web application to match that of the server set "security validation expires" ...
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How to migrate a wiki library using powershell?

I have a number of wiki libraries on a SharePoint 2013 On-Premise system I'd now like to move to SharePoint Online. I've found a number of cmdlet's relating to moving a document library - does the ...
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How to decide optimum workflow size?

What is the best practice to separate different activities for the same list over number of workflows ? In a typical example, if I want to perform 5 different set of activities upon an item change on ...
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Create List Item using Call HTTP Web Service

I am trying to create a list item in an external list using the Call HTTP Web Service action. I've retrieved the X-RequestDigest, and include the following in my header: Accept; Content-Type; ...
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How to get SP.ClientContext to work on basic aspx.page?

I am trying to get JSOM to work on a basic aspx page created in Sharepoint Designer. But I have been unable to get SP.ClientContext to work, it is undefined and I get the error: ...
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Webpart tab not appearing in site

The "Add a web part" function is not appearing in my list. I took the proper steps (List tab --> default new webpart) to go to the section but it won't display still. I am the site collection admin as ...