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Apps won't open after adding from store

I am currently doing a test upgrade from a SharePoint 2010 site to 2013. Everything appears to have gone well, bar being able to access apps I have added from the app store. I can add free apps with ...
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web analytics in SharePoint Foundation 2013

Is it possible in SharePoint Foundation 2013 to get reports on usage for the site? I see a lot of info on it for the full version, not much info on foundation. and I don't see half the settings . Ie ...
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SQL database login for 'Config' on instance '' failed. Additional error information from SQL Server is included below

In our internet farm in search server I saw below errors in event viewer. How to solve these issues. SQL database login for SPL_Config' on instance 'SQL123_SQL' failed. Additional error ...
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Inserting CSS in top navigation bar

I would like to alter the look of the top navigation bar, but I am not sure how to insert the CSS into the page. I know all the elements' class names, but changing their default styles seems to be ...
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deleteObject undefined error

I'm getting this error when i'm trying to execute delete code SCRIPT5007: Unable to get property 'deleteObject' of undefined or null reference Here is my code...Not sure what is going wrong ...
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Issues with Cascading Drop Down List

I am editing a SharePoint 2013 new item form in InfoPath 2013 to do a cascading drop down. I currently have 3 lists (Training, Employees, and Division) The new item form is on the training list. I ...
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I need to swap the ip and port of intranet sites

We have an old intranet site that needed updated. I built a new intranet site on SharePoint 2013. Now that the site is ready so I want to swap the IP address and port of the two sites. How do I ...
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SP13: Seach Results and Folders

Objective: To create a new Results Source to pull only a certain list of documents in a search. Solution: Create a new result source and add the path URL for the specific document library. ...
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Pass data from external form to On Premise?

Are there options to pass data from an external form (ideally) to an On Premise SharePoint. I'm attempting to collect data from external users who won't be granted access to our SharePoint. I see ...
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The “Recent” menu in Sharepoint 2013 doesn't change

In SharePoint 2013 there is a section, in the left navigation bar, that is called "Recent" and that is supposed to show the recent content we tried to access to. However, this zone is not updated in ...
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Is it possible to setup an email address for a site collection in SharePoint 2013?

Is it possible to set up an email address (using Central Admin, Powershell, .NET dev, any other form) for outgoing email from a site collection in SharePoint 2013?
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Filtered Views, URL's and the 5000 view limit

I've got various issues around the filtered views, one of the biggest problems is that I have a library that was indexed after it reached the threshold, meaning that any filtered views I create will ...
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Set Office Web Apps as a WebPart in SharePoint 2013

Currently, I am using SharePoint Foundation 2013, and I want to config like the link below, but in foundation version, I cannot see "Business data\Excel Web Access" So I setup Office Web Apps, but ...
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How does 'Current Date' work with 'Wait for variable to equal' in 2013 Workflows?

Imagine I have the following workflow : Where Contact Review Date = 12/05/2017 If the Workflow gets kicked off today (12/05/2016), will I receive the email on 12/05/2017, or will I never receive ...
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REST API Get across web applications not working

I'm doing a very simple REST Get to a list of broadcast messages on the web application that serves as our "intranet portal" from the web application we use for team site collections. Both web ...
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Overwrite Current Workflow Instance Each Time Item is Edited

I have the following Edit Item workflow set up on a list : Where I need New Review Date to be updated to a year from today each time an item is edited. However, when I edit an item which already ...
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SharePoint Calendar view with Query String Filter

I need to create two custom columns inside SharePoint Calendar List and I need to apply Filtering to calendar view with regards to custom columns for the users. I need to apply the same using default ...
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Copy text from Content Editor Web Part

I'm using IE9 and SharePoint 2013. I've added a Content Editor WebPart with some text in it on a library page. Once I stop editing the page, I cannot select and hence copy the text inside the ...
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How to change the default security group for a new item?

If I create a new item on any site (team or sub), the item has a default list of users/groups that can read/edit it. How can I change that default list. (For example: removing "Everyone except ...
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SharePoint 2013 Community - can't pull documents from document library in search result

I am using SharePoint 2013 Community and I am trying to show the list of pdf documents in the search result. I have a document library in the root site and i have uploaded all the documents in there. ...
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Setting Dynamic theme colors the sharepoint 2013 master Page

I have been following this article, which talks about setting theme color to the master page via css. What i am interested is in knowing the capability of SharePoint, whether it is possible using ...
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Star Wars error “use the force”

Error when deploying a Visual Web Part: use the force attribute to explicitly re-install the feature. Is the force not with me? How do i use the force?
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Concatenating 2 columns with TimeStamp in JavaScript Add Method

I have a Save button and when user clicks it, I want a new value of concatenation of 2 columns with time stamp. Below is the image of the list. I want the Recipient column to be loaded with ...
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What is the class to refer a calendar SharePoint 2013

I am trying to find out which class refers to a calendar in SharePoint 2013. I have tried '.ms-acal', but no luck. Any suggestions? EDIT: I am working on a Ajax code to refresh the calendar webpart ...
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Non sharepoint databases in same sharepoint sql server instance and issues?

we have a SharePoint 2010 farm and sql instance for this farm in a sql farm, and if create non-SharePoint related databases in same instance for SharePoint farm, is any danger / issues to ...
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Sys.WebForms.PageRequestManagerParserErrorException: The message received from the serve

I deployed a PerformancePoint dashboard to a SharePoint site , this dashboard has SSRS Report and Performance Point Filter , When we browse this site from internet i saw below error; for internet ...
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In SharePoint 2013, in the Lists feature how can I add a date and timestamp to an attachment?

First, let me say I am a complete novice regarding SharePoint 2013. The issue I am having is for Lists. When I open a Form to add data to a List, I am able to upload attachments to that form. ...
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Creating a searchable archive using tags

I've been tasked with creating a archive at work where we can search through the documents using parameters given in the forms of tags. To give an example to better illustrate what I am working ...
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Set search result page preference globally

On SharePoint 2013 search result page there is a "Preference" menu where the current user can for example change default behaviour how documents should be opened (client application or web-browser). ...
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SharePoint 2013 Custom Workflow Task Pages with Parameters

I have custom aspx pages (residing in the 15\Template\Layouts folder) that are linked to SP 2013 Workflow Task content types as display forms. How can I send parameter values to the aspx pages when ...
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Get image column as file using SharePoint REST Web API

I have one SharePoint 2013 custom list which contains one Image Upload column. Now I need to read all it's items using Rest Web API in web-services to display other place than SharePoint. Now when I ...
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Display Template: Retrieving user properties from person field

I've been searching high and low for a couple of days for a solution, but can't find anything that fits. I've seen a lot of blogs refer to the Srch.U object and then using various methods. I've seen ...
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SP2013 - Change refresh interval of “Search Results” webpart

Is it possible to change the refresh interval of a single "Search Result" - Webpart? Currently it updates every 15 minutes. I've created a search result + display template which queries for a list of ...
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Workflow copy between libraries with column validation error

I get an issue when a workflow does a copy command. The workflow could not copy the item. Make sure the source and destination lists have the same columns and column settings. Libraries are ...
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How to Disabled Approval Workflow When Editing List Item

I have a list which users are able to submit new contacts to, but these contacts need approval before they can be accessed by everyone. In order to achieve this, I went to : List -> List Settings -> ...
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Add web part zone to page based on search result layout

I could use some advice on how to add a web part zone to a page in Sharepoint 2013 on premise. I have not done any front-end customizations like this before. I have created a page based on the "Search ...
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Central Administration issue,showing an error message

I have an issue, When I click on SP-Central Administration 2013, the page is showing an error. The problem is when installation of SP-2013 completed,it is working fine. But after base installation ...
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Adding Newsfeed to page shows up in “list view” (Sharepoint online)

I removed the Newsfeed WebPart from a page long ago and I was trying to add it back. However when I go to add the WebPart I do not see a Newsfeed WebPart I only see a "Microfeed" WebPart. When I add ...
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Create custom login page for windows( NTLM) authentication in sharepoint server 2013

I am trying to create a Custom Login Page for Windows Authentication in my SharePoint 2013 Web Application. Please point me to right directions as to how I can have this implem
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SSRS report and performance point filter issue in sharepoint 2013

Deployed a dashboard in a sharepoint site this dashboard it has a Performance point filter which is get data from report database and it has a performance point report it is connected with a report ...
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SharePoint 2013 List View Threshold

We have migrated from SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint 2013. I see that we have a few lists migrated from 2010 to 2013 where views work perfectly fine in 2010 but we get the threshold error in 2013 ...
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InfoPath / SharePoint 2013 RichTextBox Screen Flicker/Jump/Making Me Mad

I've tried this solution already (Infopath form flicker on lost focus of html field) - and it no works for me. I have a richtextbox that through SPD workflow auto-pops HTML format - I've locked down ...
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SQL DNS entry for SharePoint farm configuration

To prevent from issues when/if the SQL server fails is it a good idea to create a DNS entry to point to the SQL server instead of using the actual server name when configuring SharePoint 2013? In ...
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Edit Item Workflow Starting after Item Creation

I created the following workflow in SharePoint Designer 2013 : Which sets the current item's review date to next year. It also automatically approves the item for submission (this is due to the ...
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User's email in SharePoint differs from UPS-email

We are using SP2013, with User Profile Synchronization. One of our users has changed email. The new email is set correct in his User Profile, but the old email address is still on his ...
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Custom permission level for creating groups

I have been trying to create custom permission level which will allow user to create groups. But did not have any success. What are the minimum permissions that need to be given so that if any user ...
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Upload multiple document in SharePoint 2013 library using web services

I have to upload multiple document in SharePoint library using web services. I have done this for single document but can not upload for multiple document. please suggest the way to do that. Points ...
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Report not rendered in browser in SharePoint Integration Mode

How to deploy reports in SharePoint Site? we have two urls for our External Web Application. Default Zone: https://interneturl.com Intranet zone: http://intraneturl.com ( extended to Intranet zone) ...
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Where to place the body in a SharePoint Designer workflow POST request

I am constructing a REST API call in a SharePoint Designer workflow, to rename a file in a library. I'm using the Call HTTP Web Service action with the POST method, and I've set this to the API URL ...
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power shell scritpt to back up a site collection with no content

Can you please let me know if we can backup a site collection with out data using poweshell. I know how to do with data, but i dont want with out content, Any help is greatly appreciated