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Remove MySettings entry

I am using SP2013 I would like to remove the My Settings entry in the menu. I removed the Personal Permission on the Read role of Visitors group, but no luck. I have to disable it for all ...
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Using Code in SP2013 sandbox solutions

I inherited a sandbox solution deployed to an SP2013 and I am currently struggeling to add a new feature version. Somewhere I read that sandbox solutions are no longer soupported in 2013 - but I ...
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Restored Sharepoint site is missing

A Sharepoint Site Collection was restored on a fresh installation of sharepoint foundation on a server. Upon restoring the 22GB back up file, I am not able to see the restored site collection ...
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ULS realtime logging not returning anything

So, i was out of office for one day and Sharepoint gives up on me. I'm trying to use ULS realtime feed to see whats going on but it returns zero data. While navigating down to C:\Program ...
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Page Viewer does not display folders

I have just read this article but it was not helpful for me. Page Viewer does not display folders and documents. The page is right. But I can see Websites with the Page Viewer. I use Internet Explorer ...
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Search Verticals (tabs) not visible in 2013 & results are unexpected

I have configured search and created a site collection using search center template . Why cant i see the search verticals in OOTB ? like Videos,Conversation tabs etc Also if i type the entire word ...
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Globally configure search dropdown

I have created a custom result source "special results" at CA-level A search result page is created in the search center, searching only "special results" The dropdown in the search center displays ...
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SP13: Blank Space on Pages

I am recently changed the master page to have the page content to be centered. My focus for the centering was on the home page that successfully centered. However, navigating to the other pages the ...
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Powershell Automation of Workflow Visio Exports

In Sharepoint 2013 I'm working on a solution for automated backups at the list level (as opposed to full site backups). Thus far it's a two part solution involving powershell commands that would run ...
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set a users profile to default sharepoint image programatically

I am trying to create a custom web part which shows the current users photo and his name. Also i am giving two buttons one for adding an image and another for setting it to default image or removing ...
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Hide Shared With in a Modal Pop up Dialog

I need to hide or disable the Shared With button in the top ribbon bar of a Modal Pop Up dialog. I tried this CSS but no luck: #Ribbon\.ListForm\.Display\.Manage\.ManagePermissions-Medium { ...
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“Sync to Outlook” tasks from and to sharepoint for all users

Is there a way to activate "Sync to Outlook" from and to sharepoint for the mysite tasks for all our users? Every individual user can do it through the ribbon. But what if we want to activate it ...
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itemadded event repeating

I'm trying to rename a file (form library) in the itemadded event receiver and this is what occurs: 1 i click on save button - a new item is added, everything is ok 2 I click on save button again - ...
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SP2013 open pdf files in a new window

I am using sp2013. I have a document library with pdf files. When I click on the pdf file it opens directly in the same window. How can I make it possible the pdf file opens in a new window? In ...
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Sharepoint 2013 online app custom action allowed locations?

i'm trying to add list settings action to host web in SharePoint app like this <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <Elements xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/sharepoint/"> ...
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How to display more than three views in SharePoint 2013

Is there any way to display more than 3 views in OOTB SharePoint list or library.
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SPO 2013 - Community Site Reputation Levels

We are using O365/Sharepoint Online 2013. We were wondering if it's possible to add more ranks than the default of 5 in the Sharepoint Online community site? If it's possible, how can it be done? I ...
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Standard Search Autocomplete Only Works on the Search Center Page

I've got a single SharePoint Server. For some strange reason I can't force search autocomplete to work on my main page. If you look at the picture below, you'll see that I start typing visa and ...
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Change SharePoint notifications account

When the users get a an email notification from SharePoint, they get that from an email account. Something like sharepoint@email.com. I want to change the account the email notifications are sent ...
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What is the control that places Work phone in the visible part of the profile and leave others in the 'show more'?

I am trying to bring other standard properties and one custom property (phone extension) in the visible part of the profile and I can't understand what is the command that places work phone, job title ...
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Parent Node not visible in the quick launch on browsing from sub child

I have created a multi level quick launch using Term Store. It is working fine in terms of the heirarchy but when I traverse from a sub child to some page in the heirarchy the quick launch gets ...
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SPO 2013 - Open calendar items in a modal dialog

We are using O365/Sharepoint Online 2013. We are using the Sharepoint Calendar as a lightweight general event reminder. We would like to have items opening in a modal dialog instead of a new page. I ...
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Query Variable to get value from Cookie?

I've got a value stored in a cookie and I want to use it in the Query Text of a Result Source. In the article Query variables in SharePoint Server 2013 I don't see anything obvious to try. It does ...
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Can't activate 'SharePoint Server Publishing' in 'Site Features'

I have 'SharePoint Server Publishing Infrastructure' activated in 'Site Collection Features', when I try to activate 'SharePoint Server Publishing' in 'Site Features', I get the following error: ...
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ListView webpart missing

My list view web part is missing! I'm on SP 2013, enterprise edition. The entire Lists and Libraries section in the the web part categories is gone! How can I get that bad boy back? Thanks!
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Ability to delete access requests

We are testing the access request functionality, and are trying to see if there's an option to delete access requests. We'd like to not have to either approve or reject, but rather delete the ...
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Adding items to SP Folder inside document library

I have a folder inside a document library. Inside this folder I need to check the existence of a sub-folder and then, add a document and another folder to it programmatically. Lets say, my document ...
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Determine “normal” Users from User Collection loaded with CSOM (provider-hosted App)

In my provider-hosted app I load the UserCollection from SharePoint by CSOM (Client Side Object Model), like this: UserCollection users = web.SiteUsers; ...
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Script Returning �

I use a lot of JavaScript in SharePoint, but today I came across a problem that I do not understand. Every time I use accents in a script such as in an alert, it returns the following strange symbol: ...
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how can we get the Current UserName instead of LoginName using calculated column in SharePoint 2013?

using [Me] as formula in column gives me current user login name. help me out if we can get the user name instead of login name.
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Very slow page load - Nintex Forms [closed]

At the moment I´m investigating a very slow page load. The SharePoint is working normal with a normal performance (1-3 s page load time). Problem: When I want to add a item to a document library with ...
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Calling a WCF web service from a SharePoint 2013 Visual Studio Workflow

I have a scenario where I need to access a WCF web service (locally hosted) from a SharePoint 2013 Visual Studio workflow. Below given is what I have done so far: This is what the workflow does: ...
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How to display .eps file in the SharePoint picture library?

I have a picture library in which I will have .eps files as a record document. After uploading the .eps file I am seeing the blank document thumbnail. But, however I want to see the document. Is ...
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Retrieve List items using CAML Query

I have a list which contains 3 columns -ID, TicketState and EndDate ID TicketState EndDate(DD-MM-YYYY) 1 Open 10/10/2012 2 Closed ...
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Navigation's heading not display

I want top navigation display heading in subsite Root navigation : Subsite Corporate Info Heading in subsit e(Organization Structure and subsite) does not display at top navigation... have ...
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SP13: Remove Page Horizontal Scroll Bar

I have made changes to the master page on a SP13 page. An horizontal scroll bar appears at the bottom of the page. The following piece of code I have that adjusts the height of the scroll bar, but I ...
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Sharepoint 2013:Save the Documents in repository and provide the reference in sharepoint document library

I need help on the issue: When i upload the the document it need to save in the specified the local(or server) folder and the that reference should save in the Sharepoint document library. we are ...
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exporting form library with client object model. how to get all the data of a list, when doing a query. I get only what it is shown in the view

I want to export all the data in a form library from client object model but if I use a caml query to get the items I don't get the real data, the texts from the infopath form are truncated like in ...
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Content Search Web Part - Some Query Conditions Just Don't Work

I have a content search web part in a catalog item page which I want to return the next List Item(s) in a specific category. I am using term driven navigation with the following URL format: ...
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Automatically Import Excel Data to SharePoint List

This question has been asked before but I haven't found an answer that works for me and my limitations. I have an excel spreadsheet that is currently being used to input data with 20+ records each ...
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Copy-SPSite not recognised?

I am trying to copy a site with power shell using SP2010 Enterprise and the SharePoint management shell but the cmdlet does not recognize the Copy-SPSite term!? It is not permissions as I am admin ...
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SP13 - Cannot add user as farm administrator

As a farm administrator am I not allowed to add an other farm administrator? If I fill in the existing user and hit apply I get following... Sorry, something went wrong An unexpected error has ...
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Content Search Webpart not getting Picture URL

I've built a DisplayTemplate (ItemTemplate) for a ContentSearchWebPart. It works quite well for different fields, but I don't get my PublishingImage from the pages I'm querying. The ...
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Document update issue in document library

I'm using SharePoint 2013 foundation. I am trying to update a document in SP document library. In the code behind (visual web-part ascx.cs) I initially read the existing file into a byte array, then ...
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How to get current search query in a search page

In a SharePoint 2013 publishing site, I have a custom search page. This page can be reach from the search box in the master page. It lands on : http://server/pages/search.aspx?k=myquery, which is ...
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Custom activity shows as “started” even after completion in list workflow settings

I have created a custom workflow activity and used it in another sequential workflow project. This custom activity is the last step in the workflow process.The workflow settings in list shows two ...
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what is the best way to use SharePoint 2013 site collection list views in sub-sites?

Since we cannot import the list view web parts in SharePoint 2013 which was possible in SharePoint 2010, what is best feasible OOTB solution which can be used here.
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How to send my wiki page to be approved by specific user/s

I have the following inside my SharePoint server 2013:- A publishing site collection based on enterprise wiki. Inside my page library options, I define “Require content approval for submitted items” ...
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Email Service Access

We have an InfoPath form, published as a site content type, which feeds to 8 different lists on a site collection. In 2010, the form ran fine, and when an item was submitted to a site, the site's ...
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clickDatePicker Function Forces Chrome to Refresh Page

Surely other SP 2013 users have encountered this one. This is a bug specific to Chrome which causes a web part form page to refresh when a user attempts to use Sharepoint's out-of-the-box datepicker ...