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why Search Schema inside a site collection will be showing properties from other site collections

I am working on a sharepoint server 2013. and i have one web application and 6 site collections. now i went to a site collection , which is of type "Enterprise Wiki" , then i navigate to "Site Setting"...
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ngResource Url parameter issue

I'm creating a type-ahead People search using HTML, JS, AngularJS against the REST endpoint for SharePoint Server 2013 Search API. My specific issue is in my resource definition. The pattern the ...
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Start Workflow after adding new document to documents library OOTB?

I want to start a Workflow after a adding new document to an document library in SharePoint 2013 OOTB. Is this possible? If yes, how?
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Filter web part on retrieved value from list

On my page I have a view of a list ("Course List") displaying courses for different departments, the only fields in this list we need to care about are - Course Name - Department I want to filter ...
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Resources field in Calendar converting link/html to plain text

We migrated a site from 2010 to 2013 which included calendar and resources. Because the group work list feature is depreciated we used the solution given here - enter link description here But our ...
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whats the difference between calendar lists on SP 2010 and 2013

In SP 2010 clicking on a event in Calendar list opens the event in a modal dialog box, but the same in SP 2013 opens in a new page. Is it configurable? Any other differences?
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Search: Reinstating a “search result removal” removed item

It's possible to remove search results using the "Remove Search Result" feature in the Search SSA, however I can't see any technique to update the setting to remove a previously removed result (eg ...
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Required Field not Retaining Data

I am running a 2013 workflow on a Document Library. When a user uploads a document, it automatically checks out the file, thus not allowing other users to see it. Upon research I discovered that its ...
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Web Part “Chrome Type” property

After adding a web part I always need to change the Chrome Type property from "default" to "none". Is there a way to make the default value be "none"? Web Part properties > Appearance > Chrome ...
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Update list items remotely via Powershell

From the server itself this works: Add-PSSnapin "Microsoft.SharePoint.PowerShell" $SPWeb = Get-SPWeb http://mysharepoint.org $SPList = $SPWeb.Lists["My List"] $SPListItem = $SPList....
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Provisioning lists on site creation

What would be the way to go about this in SP2013/Online? I would like to have it so that if a user were to create a subsite, a custom "Comments" list is automatically created as well? I was thinking ...
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2 Name fields in DispForm for Folder Content Type

I have a very peculiar situation. Apparently all our folder content types Display Form (Edit and New Forms are ok) is displaying two, empty, Name fields, instead of one filled-in Name field. ...
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How can I edit the displayed survey information on a list form?

I already tried to edit the list form views but can't find anything.
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404 Page not found Error after Publish encountered by certain users

A few users who are site owners on our site have reported that when publishing a page, after publishing the page will publish, but the subsequent redirect back to that page returns a 404 error. Some ...
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Hyperlinks between Word documents in document library

I'm creating a document library with a bunch of Word documents that will contain various hyperlinks to bookmarks in other documents. I.e "Psychedelic drugs (Click here for more information) greatly ...
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Screenshot of entire SharePoint Page [closed]

The answer may be very simply, but I couldn't find any solution which meets my requirements. I'm trying to make a screenshot (grab entire screen and save it for example as image or PDF) of a ...
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Get client computer name on SharePoint using JavaScript

Any idea how to get the client computer name or the client computer details within any SharePoint Site collection
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User alerts with external email domains not working

I have setup SharePoint outgoing email address in a specific domain i.e. officemail.com. Any alert setup using the same domain email address works fine. Any user with a different email domain does ...
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Replace Office365/SharePoint text in suitebar to company name with jQuery causes flicker

I have a script on a page in sharepoint where I want to change the text from Sharepoint to my Company Name. It works but when the page refreshes the text sharepoint is visible for 1 second before the ...
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Document invalid/ exists error

I am getting a weird error when I am trying to upload a file in my document library. It says that the file is invalid. Exact error message: The URL '/.doc' is invalid. It may refer to a ...
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SharePoint 2013 crawler can't crawl unrelated SharePoint web app on unrelated farm

Playing with our test 2013 SharePoint server. Trying to tell the search crawler to index a site on a different farm's web app, but the crawled site is responding with an Access Denied. In the ...
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User Profile Synchronization - not pulling details from Active Directory

My SharePoint Server 2013 site is creating a Profile for new logged-on users however it is not pulling properties from Active directory for anything beyond their name and email. For instance I want ...
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how to resize webpartzone in SharePoint 2013

Is there any way around to resize web part zones? I'm using the layout Header, Footer and 3 columns. I added 2 text filters in each column zone. But the issue is I limited the size of the web part by ...
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Task locking Event Receiver Execution

I have an event receiver that creates 2 tasks. The task should be created immediately on ItemAdded but there is a delay for some reason. The first task is created immeditately as expected but then ...
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Sharepoint 2013 follow button on webapplication is working for some users and not for others

I have SharePoint 2013 webapplication, on which some set of users can click on follow and it allows them to follow. For other set of users, the follow doesnot do anything. Any ideas on how to look ...
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Connecting to local database via SharePoint Designer

Following this article I am trying to connect to a local SQL database using SharePoint Designer. I am able to create external content type, use it in external list, and the list is correctly populated ...
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Problem with search numbers in filenames

After migration of document libraries from SP2010 to SP2013 version users faced with search problems. Most part of files has names like СТО-03.120.00-ЧТН-073-10 (It's russian) and users get used to ...
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Threshold error when trying to change URL of the Site

I have a weird problem. This happens on a sub site in a site collection and both sub site and site collection does not have any big lists that exceed the threshold. However when site collection ...
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SharePoint 2013 Get user Groups

I am trying to do the following : I got a js file here http://pastebin.com/g3Xtt96x i want to change the part: var whereStr = ""; if (!banderUtil.str.isNull(infoObj.listwhereclausefieldname) &&...
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Sharepoint 2013 Foundation - How To Change From Task To Custom List?

Recently I have migrated from WSS3.0 to SP2013F and used Microsoft Access to export and import Task & List. There is a request from end user to change from Task to Customer List. I tried to ...
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Create type of the column in the List SharePoint 2013

I have a class CategoryItem. public CategoryItem() { Title = string.Empty; Description = string.Empty; TitleSort = string.Empty; Index = 0; ...
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Use SharePoint to push data either through a Web Service or some other operation

I know very little about Web Services except how to consume them in Visual Studio and push that consumption into a Database table. So if this question does not make sense, please help me correct it. ...
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Sorry this site hasn't been shared with you error for one specific user

One of the user has started getting following error when he tries to access the site: Sorry this site hasn't been shared with you He was able to access site before (been able to access for many ...
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Prompt credentials for single page

I'm now in charge of a SharePoint site, I don't have too much experience with it. Previous developer set some configuration to prompt for credentials for an specific page, I haven't been able to ...
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SP2013: Already attached EventReceiver not firing

I want to programmatically add an EventReceiver to some lists. I have a signed assembly named Customer.Services.Sharepoint where my TestSPItemEventReceiver resides. For debug purpose, it only shows a ...
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How can I replaced SharePoint 2013 survey question text with image?

How can I replaced SharePoint 2013 survey question text with image? I cant get the ms-formlabel class in my javascrip. Below is the script I am Using: <script language="JavaScript"> var ...
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sharepoint summary links web part, but big bright buttons design

I got a request to create a page in sharepoint, the page is simply to display information, fair enough, but the person making the request have been looking at other sites, and decided to go for the ...
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SharePoint Forms [closed]

We are moving to SharePoint 2013 and need to find a form solution. We are looking at KWizCom Forms, Nintex and Emgage. I would like to know your recommendations and what you believe the optimal form ...
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SlideTo (a Web Part) Button in SharePoint 2013

I would like to insert a button to a SharePoint page which slides the opened site to a specific Web Part. I guess there is any solution with jQuery. To describe the problem: I have two document ...
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How do I display a dynamic list of all document libraries in a site?

In the middle of setting up a 2013 site and am bumping into usability issues with a couple sites that will have 20k+ documents. I know Microsoft has the 5k limit on lists and libraries so I have broke ...
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Strange content behaviour after site restore

I restored with restore-spsite a site collection into a new farm. The content db passed from 10.7GB to 4.7GB. When I download some content document - browsing locally - it may download suddenly, or ...
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What is exact difference between v4, seatle, oslo and minimal master pages in sharepoint?

Hello Friends I am little bit confused about the master pages in the SharePoint 2013 please give the exact difference between these four master pages in SharePoint
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SP2013 Community Site category tiles: “Discussions” and “Replies” counts are frozen after migration

We recently moved a SharePoint 2013 Community site from a test environment to our company's live environment, where it has been getting regular use. It now has about 30 members and 30 discussion ...
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checking if a site collection is readonly using powershell csom

i have a list of sites that should be readonly but i am trying to loop through the list and determine if they are or not, however it doesnt seem to me that the readonly property of the site collection ...
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Display additional fields on forms (External lists)

I have a external list where I have employee information. I am trying to do a lookup where I can select the employee and display it's corresponding department with the additional columns possibility. ...
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Searching by views

Searching is hard to completely understand using SharePoint 2013. Is there a way to restrict search results to come from a certain view in document library? It is possible to build a query? I am ...
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Why does Cross-Site Collection Publishing feature appear in SharePoint 2013 standard?

If I understand Microsoft's licensing correctly, Cross Site Collection Publishing is only available for the Enterprise on-premises version of SharePoint 2013. When we attempt to activate it, we get ...
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content db size issue

I migrated two site collections sequentially using a 3rd party tool from SP 2010 to SP 2013. The fist site collection was almost 200 plus gb on source and became 80 GB on destination (thanks to ...
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Calculated Formula to mirror status

I have created a custom list with a dropdown field called Project Status with the following options Unassigned Work in Progress Hold Dropped Completed I have also created another hidden field ...
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Access request e-mails to get sent to the site owner, not a static e-mail address

I have learned how to set-up access requests within SharePoint 2013, however I'd like for this to not be a static e-mail address, is there a way to set the access requests to go to the "site owner" ...