For questions completely specific to SharePoint 2013 and **not past or future versions**

learn more… | top users | synonyms (1)

0
votes
1answer
22 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
39 views

Javascript on masterpage returns undefined

_spBodyOnLoadFunctionNames.push("FetchURL"); function FetchURL() { // Custom JavaScript methods var ctx = new SP.ClientContext(); ...
0
votes
0answers
19 views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
37 views

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?
1
vote
1answer
36 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
28 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
11 views

Unique security scope number inside library

I have seen a recommendation, that there should be no more security scopes than 5000: For most farms, we recommend that you consider lowering this limit to 5,000 unique scopes. For large lists, ...
1
vote
1answer
40 views

Sharepoint 2013 delete AttachmentFiles by JS

how can I delete an AttachmentFiles of a list item by Javascript? (with REST or using SP.RequestExecutor) Thank,Nk
0
votes
2answers
27 views

403 Forbidden when sharepoint hosted app tries to access OData service

So I've been developing my sharepoint hosted app using my developer account. This has been working great so far. Now before deploying my app I've been doing some tests, one of them is running them as ...
0
votes
1answer
35 views

Can't do anything in Central Administration or Site collection features

How can I resolve this problem? It doesn't let me create a new site collection or activate sharepoint publishing feature in site collection feature. The group name is empty, or you are using one ...
3
votes
1answer
45 views

How to style the quick launch bar div to extend to the length of the page? (SP2013)

We want the quick launch bar to extend to the height of the page. At the moment there are little contents in the quick launch and as the contents increase the height of it increases. We want to always ...
0
votes
0answers
12 views

Changing to a different ADFS server without repeating access requests

Our Sharepoint site is setup to allow external users access, however, to manage it they are being authenticated via (their) ADFS. All working surprisingly well, including the site access request ...
1
vote
0answers
40 views

How do I make a dynamically created SPList read-only in browser, but editable in code?

In code, I create a SPList. I write to this list programatically, but I would like the list to appear read-only for all users (perhaps excluding admins only) in browser only, i.e. I don't want to ...
0
votes
1answer
44 views

How to Get User Active Directory Groups in Sharepoint Online

I can't find any documentation or a way to find if a user belongs to an AD group with Javascript neither with the REST API or with the client model JSOM. I have a page in a Sharepoint site and I want ...
2
votes
0answers
49 views

Sharepoint 2013 App Won't Update

I have a 2013 SharePoint hosted app. I made some changes and went through the update process (changed the app version, kept the id the same, uploaded the package to the app catalog and updated the app ...
0
votes
0answers
17 views

Can SharePoint 365 access Active Directory via REST or CSOM?

I am creating a NAPA app for SharePoint 365 and there are specs to: Display information of user from Active Directory (which is NOT 365) Push tasks to user's My Site Is it possible for SharePoint ...
0
votes
1answer
22 views

Add icon hyperlinks to grouped SP2013 list view

In SharePoint 2013, I want to take the grouped view of a list and add 3 buttons to the left of each item. In previous versions of SharePoint, I would have duplicated the list view using a DVWP but ...
0
votes
0answers
8 views

SP13: Linking within Wiki Page

I am trying to link within a document. For instance, in a word document you can have different sections and a link can be connected to each section within the document. Can this be done the same way ...
5
votes
2answers
98 views

SharePoint App VS Object Model

For designing solutions I am confused with whole Apps concept in 2013. What is Microsoft's guidance for when to use a SharePoint app and when to go for a traditional client or server object model ...
0
votes
2answers
19 views

SharePoint 2013 - Managed property value does not update

I have configure SharePoint Search with line of Business Content Source (BCS). Create Few Managed Property with this BCS. Records is crawling successfully however managed mapped property value does ...
0
votes
1answer
24 views

Wait for completion of SP.RequestExecutor [duplicate]

I am using SP.RequestExecutor to add attachments to a list item. I followed Can't upload a non-text file to SharePoint App via REST API I need to wait the completation of the asynch call of ...
0
votes
1answer
28 views

Creating Quick Links Web Part [duplicate]

I am using SharePoint 2013. There are four lists: List1 List2 List3 List4 With different users assigned to each List. Now, In the Home Page, I want to insert a Web Part named "Quick Links". ...
0
votes
0answers
17 views

keyword query language against sharepoint 2013 list items

is there any limitations of keyword query language against SharePoint list items while filtered items in SharePoint 2013. Previously i used FullTextSqlQuery in SharePoint 2010, whereas null, not null ...
0
votes
0answers
11 views

How to use Timeline with connected web parts

I have a Timeline on the home page of a site, in which task are displayed, all very OOTB. The tasks need to be connected to a Document Library, so that you can look-up which document belongs to which ...
0
votes
0answers
16 views

Web Part Screen Width

I have no idea how this happened, It was working perfectly and about an hour ago, now the width 'Parts' section of the Web part window has changed and i can see anything! Any ideas? EDIT: Seems to ...
0
votes
2answers
88 views

Removing a permission level from a sharepoint group with powershell throws principal not found

I have the following script, basically I need to iterate over all subsites with a specific template, and in one of the existing SP groups I want to remove a permission level. The script below is ...
0
votes
1answer
19 views

Where to store custom logs that will be shown to end users?

I have a custom job that can process various documents. I'd like to show user-friendly logs of the processing summary on a custom CA application page, e.g.: "[time] Document1.docx from site ...
0
votes
0answers
11 views

failed to add provider hosted app

I am using VS 2013 and created a simple Provider-Hosted app (used MVC). I have generate Client Secret and Client Id from _layouts/15/appregnew.aspx, updated web.config file and appmanifest.xml file. I ...
0
votes
2answers
17 views

IIS site stopped SP is working, while IIS site started SP is not working

I can't understand at all why thing goes wrong like that. I have a SP2013. Evertyhing's ok. My website returns a Service Unavailable error. I stopped the IIS site, and my site is up ... and if I ...
0
votes
1answer
49 views

Building Web Site looks like Brightstar with Sharepoint [closed]

I want to make a website looking like the websites in this link Especially looking like these ones: http://www.brightstarr.com/ http://www.ferrari.com/ These are my questions: 1.How can I use the ...
0
votes
2answers
37 views

Hide a field in list when new item created but show it when edit?

Is it possible to hide a field in list when new item is created, but show it when the item is edited? I figured out how to hide a field, but it will hide the field in the form no matter it is ...
0
votes
1answer
45 views

Deployed app in sp2013 opens without any css

I just deployed my first basic default app in SP2013 after configuring the app domain for it. But when I tried to open its link,it just opens the page without any css. Its like opening google.com ...
0
votes
1answer
25 views

How to translate the content in a paragraph into any Indian local language using javascript?

I am building a multilingual SharePoint app especially for Indian Farmers, using Office 365. How do I achieve to translate the given paragraph text to convert it to any Indian local language selected ...
0
votes
0answers
46 views

How to create a filtered list on Lookup columns

I have created a couple of custom lists, one called Partners, the other named Countries. The Countries list is populated with a list of the world's countries. The Partners list is a list of our ...
1
vote
0answers
12 views

CSOM / Webservice multilingual provisioning site columns, lists,

Is it possible in SharePoint 2013 to create site columns, content types, lists, libraries, ... in different languages (so, with different display names) by CSOM (client server object model) or a ...
2
votes
1answer
27 views

serialize SPListItemCollection through WCF sharepoint 2013

My question is simple, how to get ( or retrieve ) json serialized SPListItemCollection through WCF service ? tried to use NewtonSoft for .Net, but it's throw an exception when try to serialized it. I ...
0
votes
0answers
10 views

Content Query webpart doesn't display 'Approved 'post from the Discussion board

OOTB - I'm trying to use a 'Content Query' webpart to display 'Approved' posts, from a discussion board that's on the same site. My 'Content Editors' group have 'Contribute' permission to this site ...
0
votes
4answers
33 views

Which Feature / Site Template creates “Site Pages” list?

I have got "Pages" list when I create a Site Collection with "Publishing Portal" template, but what to do to have "Site Pages"?
1
vote
1answer
69 views

C# CSOM Create Folders in Lists programmatically

I am trying to programmatically (C# CSOM)create folders inside a custom List inside one of my SharePoint 2013 Online site.I have tried 2 code solutions , but both of them are behaving in a weird ...
0
votes
0answers
10 views

Error when sending a form created with Infopath

this is a (translated) message I see when I try to send a form created with Infopath for SharePoint 2013 Warning Impossible to send the form because of an error. Impossible to find the list of ...
0
votes
0answers
18 views

add object to farm properties from an event receiver

Can you add an object to farm properties from an event receiver on a list in a root site or a site collection? I have tried but even if im logged in as a farm admin it always errors out with a ...
0
votes
1answer
12 views

Can you sync a Document Set, instead of the entire Document Library?

If you have a Document Set in a Document Library, is it possible to sync only the Document Set? I created a Document Set, and altered the Welcome Page so that the Web Part was a Document Library, ...
0
votes
0answers
15 views

Who is supposed to use the RBS [mssqlrbs].[rbs_log] table?

When you install RBS, several new tables are generated, including [mssqlrbs].[rbs_log]. The procedure rbs_sp_log_message can be used to write RBS-related logs into it. However, who is supposed to ...
0
votes
0answers
13 views

Is there any normal way to paginate list with order by column?

I have read some of the very usefull articles: http://blogs.msdn.com/b/dbadki/archive/2008/10/08/caml-query-execution-using-pagination-for-custom-columns.aspx ...
0
votes
1answer
57 views

Can I programmatically like list items in sharepoint 2013?

http://community.bamboosolutions.com/blogs/sharepoint-2013/archive/2013/03/01/liking-and-rating-list-items-in-sharepoint-2013.aspx Can I set user likes in list items from C# code? It will be very ...
2
votes
0answers
29 views

Issues with SharePoint Security Trimmer control

I notice that using the security trimming control (say for RibbonBox) only hides the content, I want something like display:none, can we achieve this?: CASE 1: ...
0
votes
1answer
29 views

What is the way to use security trimming in masterpage deployed via VS in 2013?

This article mentions how we can modify the masterpage html file in SP2013. However, we are deploying a '.master' file and setting the masterpage via VS package. What is the way that we can perform ...
0
votes
1answer
26 views

Throttled While Crawling Large External Databases

I created an ECT using SPD2013 last week. It connects to a SQL DB while using the Secure Store to impersonate a domain user for a particular DB View. Last week, I used my personal (farm admin) ...
0
votes
0answers
27 views

SharePoint 2013 - Reverse Lookup

I am trying to achieve the following in SharePoint 2013. I have two (2) lists a server list and an application list. Each list contains a lookup column which a user can select which applications are ...
0
votes
0answers
9 views

Relative data sources in InfoPath Form

I have what I would assume is not a uncommon scenario for a client. I have hit a roadblock and it is a deal breaker for the client in terms of deciding if SharePoint is the right product. They will ...