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Open task button in SharePoint 2013

I am starting a task process in SharePoint 2013 and it's working fine. All tasks are getting created successfully though in the email sent to the user "Open Task" button in the ribbon is missing. ...
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Numbers displayed in Discussion List Categories don't add up

When we look at the little boxes that preview the amount of replies and discussions in a SharePoint 2013 Discussion List we noticed that sometimes the numbers just don't add up. As you can see in this ...
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Cannot create listitem REST API in SP 2013 with contributes rights

I have an issue with our Travel Tool based on SharePoint 2013. This tool consists of different Content Types - all in their specific lists (travel requests, train rides, flights, etc.). There are two ...
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Multiple Signatures in Infopath

I have an InfoPath form I made that I would like to be able to submit to someone's document library in SharePoint to sign. I'm trying to create a signature process that doesn't use any third party ...
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Enterprise Keywords textbox on a page

I have a question regarding the Enterprise Keywords Textbox. Normally, if Enterprise Keywords are active you can add keywords on new form or edit form, there, when you type they are automatically ...
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SharePoint 2013: Unable to Update newly Created Item in a Different List - Error “Coercion Failed…”

Scenario: I have 2 lists. Lets say List 1 & List 2. I am trying to: In List 1 Workflow, I Create a New List Item on List 2. This works file. I see an empty List Item in List 2 as soon as I ...
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The other parameters for the CSR VIEW Template function

function myCSRtemplate( ctx ) All CSR examples out there only pass the ctx object to the template function: FieldContext.Templates = {}; FieldContext.Templates.Fields = { "myColumn": { ...
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Reprecussions of deactivating or force activating SharePoint Server Publishing Infrastructure feature

I am receiving an error when I try to activate the SharePoint Server Publishing feature on a sub-site: Content type '0x010100C568DB52D9D0A14D9B2FDCC96666E9F2007948130EC3DB064584E219954237AF39' ...
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Cannot use uploaded list template

I created a list template including the contents of list. and uploaded it to another farm. but I cannot see it in add an app page. I check that language is 1033. I also enabled Team Collaboration ...
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Sychronizing a List and a Term Set

In an application I'm building in SP 2013, I would like to have several lists with lookup fields, attachments, workflows, etc., but also be able to reference them via tag fields (at least like a ...
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Can't link to SharePoint 2013 document or site from within Word

We have two users (so far) that when they click on a link in a Word document to another document in a SharePoint 2013 library, they get a 405 error - Method Not Allowed. The browser address is the ...
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How to move search result source with powershell?

I have two development environments. I created search result source. I want to move result source from first environment to second environment. How can I do with PowerShell script ?
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Expanding user field for LikedBy in CAML query

I'm retrieving like ratings from a list. That is working. But I want to know if the current user has liked an item. I've added the LikedBy column to my include list. Here is the code that is working: ...
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How to save page properties using CSOM/JSOM/Rest api

I am updating the properties of page in sharepoint using CSOM listItem.set_item('webPartProperties ',JSON.stringify(newProperty)); listItem.update(); var context = SP.ClientContext.get_current(); ...
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Lookup fields will be rendered as a list of checkboxes inside iphone safari web browser , instead of being rendered as a select list

I am working on an issue tracking list which have a lookup column named “Related Issues”, which is rendered as a select list inside IE on desktop browser as follow:- But when I access the list from ...
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What's the point of xlmns:ie=“ie”?

Sharepoint page layouts often include the following markup: <div xmlns:ie="ie"> <!-- contents --> </div> What's the use of the attribute xlmns:ie?
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“People or Group” field with both People picker & autocomplete capabilities inside the built-in forms

I know the following facts about "People or Group" column type:- Inside the built-in New & Edit forms they will be rendered as auto-complete fields. Inside custom forms they will be rendered as ...
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Documents open in both the browser and client

My SharePoint 2013 site collection had been set to open all documents in the client application (by activating the site collection feature). After installing some security patches the other day, ...
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JSLink not displaying

This is my second display template, which is mostly a copy of the first one. All of the configurations are the same, but for some reason it's not firing when the page is loaded. here is the ...
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User license enforcement: Standard CALs and personal My Site Issues

We use on-premises SharePoint 2013 in our environment, and we are experiencing a problem where all users who aren't members of the "Enterprise CAL" AD group are unable to get a My Site provisioned. ...
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How to get the Search REST API sort to not be case sensitive?

I am using the Search REST API to get a list of users, and am trying to sort the results by last name. However, the sort seems to be case sensitive. Is there a way to change the way items are sorted? ...
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Remove extra blank line added by SP2013 in the top of the masterpage?

I'm working on the seattle.html masterpage for Sharepoint 2013. I want to use the HTML5 Doctype, so I changed the doctype to <!DOCTYPE html>. Before the doctype, the page is full of the below ...
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read content of list item attachment in SPD workflow and convert to base64 string

I need to write a workflow that reads the content of attachment of a list item, convert it to base64 encoded string and then invoke a custom REST service. I know I can access ...
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List does not exist.The page you selected contains a list that does not exist. It may have been deleted by another user

I have a list view web part in a site page. The view has two site columns. I am getting this error when I access the site page: Site Page Error Unable to display this Web Part. To troubleshoot ...
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SharePoint 2010 Kerberos Configuration Troubleshooter

Can someone say if it's possible to download fresh version of "SharePoint 2010 Kerberos Configuration Troubleshooter" utility? The problem I've got a program ...
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How to add the Google Tag Manager to the body in a SharePoint Master page?

According to the docs, the GTM should be added "immediately after the opening tag." However, any code that is placed there in the master (well, really the htm version of the master) will be put in ...
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Office 2013 OneDrive Location

When a user creates a document in Word/Excel 2013 is there a way to change the location of the OneDrive option to my On-Prem SharePoint site? Additionally, is there a way to add my SharePoint 2013 ...
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Sharepoint 2013 search results webpart : Show only exact match

I am trying to use OOTB Search results webpart and trying to configure it such that whenever user types in any keyword, the search should only return results where that full keyword is exactly ...
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Move list attachments to document library

Scenario I have a workflow built that runs on a document set. The workflow runs well, but there are some problems that we are encountering regarding having business users submit documents to this ...
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WCF endpoints in SharePoint web.config

I have a SharePoint site that makes calls to a public web API (Melissa Data) using a WCF client. I have the endpoints configured in the web.config like so: <system.serviceModel> ...
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SP url - Problem with alias

I have a problem when using an alias to access my Sharepoint (2013) site through code. I want to retrieve a document from a SharePoint library. In my browser address bar I can type either : ...
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How to make CQWP retrieve 4 most recent Items in the whole site collection?

I'm a little stuck with one of m Content Query Web Part: On my homepage, i would like to display the 4 most recent items added to my site collection in a Content Query Webpart called "What's new?" So ...
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How to provision External content Type using CSOM

Is it possible to provision External Content type and list using CSOM?
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List of 70-488 exam resources

What have you used to prepare for the 70-488 certification exam? I need to take it by the end of the month. I'm planning on going through the self-paced training offered by Microsoft at this link: ...
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SharePoint 2013 Site Template Issue while creating new Site

I have created a Site Template using "Save Site as template" SharePoint option. While creating a new site using the Custom Site Template facing the below issue. Previously I was able to create the ...
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clear sharepoint property bag cache without apppool cycle

I've inherited code that uses the P&P code for accessing a farm-level property bag property on SharePoint 2013 SP1. The code has an application page to manipulate the property bag, and another ...
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What's the connection between the User Profile Service and the People And Groups hidden list? SharePoint 2013

I'm looking to understand the connection between the User Profile Service and the hidden User Information List. Here's what I'm experiencing. New SharePoint 2013 farm with a migrated UPS from a ...
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Register -SPWorkFlowService gives 500 not found internal server error

I am trying to install and configure workflow manager since last many days but I am getting this 500.24 Internal server error or 500 not found error. Workflow manager 1.0 refresh with cu2 installed ...
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Is it possible to get file content in workflow using rest API?

My workflow is 2013 and implemented in Office 365: my header: Accept: application/octet-stream Content-Type: application/octet-stream binaryStringResponseBody: true url call(rest api): ...
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How to properly cache, validate, refresh Access Tokens?

I'm a complete newbie to SharePoint Provider-Hosted Solutions and their authentication logic. My App is an ASP MVC Solution. I run many AJAX-Calls from Client-Scripts to my Controller to interact with ...
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allow contributor users to add web parts to a page without granting them “Add and Customize Pages” permission

I am working on an enterprise wiki site collection, and when contributor users try to add web parts they will get the following error:- A Web Part or Web Form Control on this Page cannot be ...
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JavaScript for Media Web Part in SharePoint 2013?

I have some custom JavaScript in SharePoint 2010 that works with the native Media Web Part, as described on MSDN. However, when porting this over to SharePoint 2013, the obj[0].Content.MediaPlayer ...
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Chart control data points not visible - Visual WebPart

I have created a Chart control based visual webpart. I have used custom labels for both x and y axis. The problem when i am trying to plot xy values, it is not visible in the chart. Code ...
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List does not exist Error when adding web part Sharepoint 2013

I want to add a web part in my site collection home page containing a list that is created in on of the subsites... i looked in Google for that and it looked like a simple task to do. Almost all ...
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Querying on Managed Metadata for term and parent terms

I have a Managed Metadata field called Geography using the following term set as an example. North America Canada Toronto United States New York This Geography ...
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“Unexpected error on server associating the workflow”, when i define multiple If statement inside my workflow

I have created the following workflow inside SharePoint designer:- d now when i check the workflow for errors it mentioned that there are no errors, but when i try publishing the workflow i got the ...
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Creating a navigationnode of type Link from csom

I have a publishing enabled web that I want to add a link to, not a heading. var node = web.Navigation.QuickLaunch.Add(new NavigationNodeCreationInformation { Title = "Dokument", Url = web.Url + ...
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Updating an existing content type field link by JSOM

I have a content type and I would like to set some field links to hidden. The code runs perfectly, but for some reason, when I check in the UI if the field link is hidden, the changes are not applied. ...
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Event receiver not firing when item added by workflow

event receiver not firing when item is added by workflow. Its working perfectly when we manually add item to list. I am using SP Designer 2013. When we add item through workflow, it shows that item is ...
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Return the most recent date in a list column by referencing other Date columns within the list

Is there a way to return the most recent date in a list column by referencing other Date columns within the list? I am making a list that will track revisions on the same line item. For example, ...