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Local terms sets migration issue

In a migration process from 2010 to 2013, I success to export/import my bank of terms with a backup/restore way but all of the local terms sets (those set on each site collection) are not included. ...
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SharePoint 2013 Search Results shows the document title instead of the list title

SharePoint 2013 Search Results shows the document title instead of the sharepoint list title. I have followed the below steps. 1) Made the crawl mapping order of Title managed property in the below ...
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REST search api working with the results

Working with this documentation and jQuery ajax to use the search features of the REST api. I'm making progress and it is starting to make some sense. I'm trying to figure out how to work with the ...
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Splitting Announcement web part into multiple web parts

I manage a page on my company's MOSS 2013 website. I know enough that I know there is loads more that I don't understand how to do, but can muddle along fairly well. We have repository of knowledge ...
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Unable to cast object of type 'Microsoft.SharePoint.WebPartPages.XsltListViewWebPart' to object of type ' System.Web.UI.WebControls.WebParts.WebPart'

i am working on a SharePoint timer job which creates a new content database and a new site collection. Also, we are updating the site path of the web part associated with the new site collection. But ...
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User Profile Sync service not updating the profiles

I have been trying to run the user profile configuration in SP 2013 but the profiles are not getting updated. I configured sync connections, assigned proper account but it just pulls 8 profiles out of ...
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Change SharePoint 2013 server name

How can I update SharePoint 2013 Foundation server and web application name? I tried with stsadm -o renameserver -oldservername oldservername -newservername newservername but IIS in 80 port doesn'...
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Add a custom action to the list as a button in sp 2013

I need to add a custom button to run my code over the list. I was working with SP 2007 before and I was adding the button in the actions menu top of the list. How can I get the same functionality on ...
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Is there any way to open a SharePoint Site / Page without letting Scripts run?

Well, this problem is resulting from a kinda funny fact: I've inserted with JavaScript an automatical "Tab-Close"-Script to close a SharePoint Site automatically. Now, after a while, I would like to ...
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Add a multiple lines of text column to a list allowing unlimited lines of text, html enabled using powershell

Below is my code, param([string]$workspaceUrl) [Microsoft.SharePoint.SPSecurity]::RunWithElevatedPrivileges( { $site = SPSite($workspaceUrl) $web = $site.RootWeb $spList = $web.Lists["...
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How to add information to a request before approving or rejecting it?

I am trying to create this small program in SharePoint where a group of users send requests to one admin then the admin adds up information to the request then approve or decline it. Then the outcome ...
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How to point to/get the file contents or file from SharePoint changes api call

I am using SharePoint rest API/getchanges to get changes in a SharePoint site and obtain results as :- { "d": { "results": [{ "__metadata": { "id": "https://...
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Migrate Content Types and Site Columns

Is it possible to migrate the Content types and associated Site columns from Test Environment to Production Environment of SharePoint 2013 Server?
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Adding column to edit form without adding to content type?

We have a custom content type that extends folder called Enhanced folder. We've added some custom managed metadata columns and all. That seems to be working (except for this). Using SPD we created a ...
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Can't create custom folder with metadata in Pages library using web UI

We have a Pages library that we are using in cross-site publishing. We have created an Enhanced folder that includes some custom metadata columns including the built in Page Content column. I added ...
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Modify Top Global Navigation - Menu's Subsite's flyout is being cut off

I am using the standard OOB top global navigation in Sharepoint 2013. All menu items in the top global nav drop down. The subsites within the menus, however, flyout horizontally to the right. ...
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How to create/manage custom navigation for sets of publishing pages that are grouped in folders? (SP 2013)

I'm trying to provide publishing access to our content contributors, and instead of building subsites, I am using the root pages directory and creating subfolders (each with unique edit permissions) ...
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InfoPath does not support customizing the form used for this list.

I have Used InfoPath form for SharePoint 2013 list. and it works fine. But now when I am trying to create InfoPath form for Library it shows error InfoPath does not support customizing the form ...
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Visual Webpart added through SP Designer gives error

I created a simple visual web part(farm solution only) with Hello World text in it and added in a SitePage through browser which is working fine. Now when I open that page in SP Designer 2013 and ...
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Upgrade Status failed but June 2016 CU Build number listed

I've upgraded our sharepoint farm to the latest June 2016 CU and there were errors. The upgrade status shows 5 Errors. Errors with missing features that we fixed by uninstalling them (4 error messages ...
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SP2013 DatePicker iframe is missing height and left in style attribute

I have a Webtemplates Solution based on the PROJECTSITE template and the seattle.master. After deployment all site collections based on my template will be provisioned by powershell in an automated ...
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multiple sandboxed code execution worker process proxy

I am trying to add a workflow to SharePoint 2013 site through Visual Studio by importing existing solution package (Deploy as sandboxed solution). However, when I push 'deploy' button it starts to ...
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SharePoint asks for Credentials twice after Configuring AAM and SSL

I am successfully able to configure SSL and redirecting users from HTTP to HTTPS using AAM. Here are the settings I've used in AAM- Public URLs URL Zone http://...
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JavaScript KeywordQuery Search {Today-30} not working

I have a kerywordquery in JS that is working but when i add {today-30} it does not. This is working: (RefinableStartDate<=Today AND RefinableEndDate>Today) It does not when I add -30 days: (...
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Custom styles not working

I'm trying to add some custom styles to a rich text editor on my edit form. I'm following this tutorial which says you can add css styles that start with ms-rte and they will be added to the ...
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SharePoint Customized QA Admin post Q and users post answer

SharePoint has a great customized communities platform built into 2013, but in this case I need a QA forum where the Admin managers can post questions and then individual end users can post free form ...
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Can't see the calculated column “Start Date”

I created Start Date calculated column, now I can't see the column in the list setting.But when I try to create Start Date, I get a alert the column name you entered is already in use or reserved. ...
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Copy List Schema across farms

I have a site in a DEV SharePoint 2013 farm that I would like to move four lists, and all their dependencies (Content Types, Forms, Site Columns, etc.) to the TST SharePoint farm. The data in the ...
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Note board as comment section

I have a note board in a page layout acting like a comment section. I've created a page based on this page layout to display a image slider. The slider is loaded based on an ID that's passed through a ...
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Cross-site publishing item page breaking if friendly url has hyphen

Using cross-site publishing with managed navigation and friendly urls. I had a term with a space in it, Dark tan, which SP automatically changed to a url location of dark-tan. For the category pages ...
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Access to InfoPath Repeating Data in SharePoint

Working with repeating tables/sections for the first time in InfoPath 2013, and publishing to SharePoint 2013. I want to be able to: 1.) To access values from repeating tables/sections in my SP ...
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How can I make the hover panel(for CSWP 2013) allow for displayed properties to be selected from web part options like an item display template

In an item display template you are give a lookup/dropdown list for properties to display from the content search web part. I want to understand how these are properly encoded and displayed using ...
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Bad SharePoint Performance

I am facing a really bad SharePoint Performance since last week. It is noticeable if someone: Creates new Subsites (takes ~ 3min.) Edits document properties, press save (takes ~ 1min.) Edits lists ...
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SharePoint 2013 - How to search a list using a property from the current list

Is it at all possible to search (using a content search web part) a SharePoint 2013 list via a variable in the displayform's currently loaded list item? In my list I have an audience variable and I'...
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CamlQuery <Eq> vs <In> condition

I have two queries. The first uses the <In> condition and the latter the <Eq>. The latter works and returns 632 items, the first returns 0. <Where> <In> <...
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What is geolocation measure?

Looking into the cool geolocation features in SP2013. Using this blog as my base. I also poked around with a rest call to see how the data would come back and I got something like this: <d:...
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Cross-site publishing of pages library

In the past we have set up cross-site publishing using lists and libraries as described in tutorials like this and this. We have configured search, CSWP, used facets, created managed navigation, and ...
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Video and audio icon is missing in the ribbon for the blogs

I am having issues to upload videos at blog. The Video and audio icon is missing in the ribbon. I think that is topic of permissions. This issue doesn't occur for a farm administrator user. When I ...
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how to avoid content type hub to replace my local libraries document templates? (SharePoint 2013)

In some specific web libraries, I need to set specific document templates on list content types. My problem is that if I republish the parent content type from the hub, my local templates are replaced ...
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PowerShell Copy SharePoint 2010 List Item Attachments into SharePoint 2013 Document Library

I have created PowerShell script to Copy SharePoint 2010 List Item Attachments into SharePoint 2010 Document Library. but now I am trying to Copy SharePoint 2010 List Item Attachments into SharePoint ...
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Show URL of the Sub site in locally running Publishing site as site column in custom list

There is a requirement to get sub site URL as a site column in SharePoint 2013 Publishing site. Is is possible? I have tried many alternatives like Site Column: Site, URL, Site URL but they don't ...
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Workflows in SharePoint apps

I want to Add an Approval Workflow to a List within a SharePoint Hosted App. How can I achieve this in the simplest manner? Is the OOB Approval Workflow available to us in SharePoint Online?
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SharePoint “Did you mean” returning suggestion that is spelled the same as the search term

We're seeing a strange issue where the SharePoint "Did you mean" feature is returning a suggestion spelled exactly the same as the search term. Our Search spelling dictionary is set to Dynamic so ...
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Sort by Date Descending in JS Search

I have a KeywordQuery in JavaScript. The items returned are by date ascending. How can I change this to date descending? var keywordQuery = new SharePoint.Client.Search.Query.KeywordQuery(...
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Unable to referecne a column by its Internal name. Column does not exist. It may have been deleted by another user

today i created a new site column named "Business Category" inside my issue tracking list inside SP2013 server. the column type is a dropdownlist . now the internal name for the column is "...
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Check if a List exist with JavaScript [duplicate]

How do we properly check if a list is not null? var ctx = new SP.ClientContext(baseUrl) var targetList = ctx.get_web().get_lists().getByTitle("ListName")
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How to query the Active tasks?

Hello i query the task for the current user with a html file and the according javascript. This works and here is the code: var context = new SP.ClientContext.get_current(); var userSessionManager = ...
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Unable to set a user profile property back to uneditable for Administrators

I wanted to edit the Account Name (login) for a single user in our on-premises farm, so I went to User Profile Properties in SharePoint central admin, found the Account Name property and in Edit ...
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Exception from HRESULT: 0x80041054

When trying to open a document set I get this error: Exception from HRESULT: 0x80041054 Can anyone please help me with this
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How do I change the Managed Account the Application Discovery and Load Balancer Service Application service application is using?

The question seems straight-forward, but my scenario actually isn't due to circumstances. I'm using SharePoint 2013 in a Farm setup. I'm getting this error from Central Administraton --> Security -->...