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SharePoint online, add custom ribbon button (or export list to txt)

We use SharePoint 2013 Online, so not on premise. I want to export a list to a txt file with fixed column width. Out of the box this is not possible, but in C# it is 'rather' easy. I'm looking for a ...
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Default Approval Workflow 'This task could not be updated at this time'

I have set up the default 2010 approval workflow on our 2013 systems. The workflow works perfectly apart from an error which is given when a document is approved/rejected. When a user accepts from ...
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Change field from single text to currency Error converting data type nvarchar to float

I just noticed one of my libraries has a field as single text instead of currency. I wanted to change it but I got this error on the ULS logs Unknown SQL Exception 8114 occurred. Additional error ...
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What to do with error message “Windows Server Appfabric is not correctly configured. ”

When I tried installing SharePoint Server 2013 I retrieve a error message. "Windows Server Appfabric is not correctly configured. your should uninstall Windows Server Appfabric and reinstall it using ...
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Locate Installation files for Preinstallation of SharePoint Server 2013

Goal: Install SharePoint Server 2013 Problem: I cannot find the recommended link to download the files of: Micosoft Information Protection and Control Client (MSIPC) Internet Information Services ...
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Create Connection beetween TextFilter and List

I have created a text filter webpart on my page and a list webpart app on the same page. If I edit the filter webpart it says that the filter is not connected and I should open the webpart editing ...
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CQWP with custom XSL not working, cache issues

I'm replacing the default ItemStyle.xsl with a custom xsl file, my xsl file contains the default xsl:stylesheet and a xsl:template looking something like this <xsl:template ...
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InfoPath 2013 form causes “Server out of memory” error when viewing list item

I have a rather large (200+ field) InfoPath form on a custom list that is full of drop-downs referencing other lists on the same site, along with some textboxes and checkboxes. There's not much in the ...
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How to test endpoint conectivity on WCF Client?

I have a list that I get from a BDC external source System.ServiceModel.WSHttpBinding binding = new System.ServiceModel.WSHttpBinding(); System.ServiceModel.EndpointAddress endpoint = new ...
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SP2013 Send to connections feature. Setting URL of document in final location

We setup the Send to Connections feature in SharePoint 2013 to send Sharepoint document to an external system. The send functionality is successful and returns the following page. Home : Operation ...
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Error from script tag for sp.runtime.js

I'm working to set-up the PreSaveItem() on an edit form for a list such that it evaluates parameters from the query string, and some list fields to execute workflows based on various criteria. Based ...
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Windows Authenticated API calls failing when I use a custom sign-in form for FBA

I have a SharePoint 2013 web application configured for both Windows Authentication and FBA (which is working fine). I also have some code which executes a CSOM request using windows credentials, ...
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how to download all attachments in sharepoint website

I am upgrading WSS3.0 to sharepoint foundation 2013 so I need to get the attachments from WSS3.0 and import to new site. Is it possible to import all attachments?
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How to show items in web part (like calendar) only when all items from said web part have loaded?

I have a calendar that has seven views, each view is set to show only events matching a certain category.I use the calendar overlay to show all the views and each event of each view is in a different ...
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document library webpart open to specific folder

Is there a way to have a document library web part open to a specific folder? I've been playing around for a few hours and I don't see a decent option any help is greatly appreciated
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Failed to find the list schema for FeatureId list template ID 10000. Cannot create list in web “at URL ”Lists/ListTest"

I am trying to create a sharepoint list declaratively but I have the error above. According to this site: http://innersharepoint.blogspot.be/2013/08/fixing-error-getuserlistschema-failed.html I ...
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Need help with a survey

I have created a survey in SharePoint 2013. Originally, it had 6 questions, but I have just added a 7th. The 7th questions does not show up in the survey when a user clicks on the link to take the ...
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SharePoint 2013 Central Administration vs PowerShell Scripting

Which are the admin jobs that can only be done trough PowerShell scripts and not in Central Administration?
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The workflow template has specified no FormURN for this page Error when Associating Out of the box SharePoint 2010 publihsing approval workflow

Hello i have associated a imported a out of the box SharePoint 2010 Publishing Approval Workflow from Sharepoint Designer 2013 to Visual studio 2012 with the import Sharepoint 2010 workflow project in ...
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Change a site name or link in the breadcrumb navigation

Just enabled the breadcrumb for all team sites however I need to change one of the names found in the drop down. We recently migrated to 2013 and for some reason it's still showing the old name. ...
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Can I include the date range that a weekly summary alert covers?

We have a request to include the date range that a weekly summary alert covers in either the subject (preferred) or body of the email. We know that we can create a custom alerttemplates.xml in ...
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Refinement Webpart with terms and child terms

I'm trying to build a news archive for a intranet. A single news article has a managed metadata column named News Categories and points to a termset named News Categories. In that column the editors ...
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Update panel not working in Safari browser

I have a visual web part in which one button and a label inside an update panel. When I run the web part in IE and Firefox it works fine but it does not work in Safari. My declarative part is: ...
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SharePoint 2013 User Profile Service - Attributes Not Being Imported

My SP 2013 User Profile Service is configured to import all active users within 2 domains; external.company.com (external domain) and company.org (internal domain). The UPS is setup on the external ...
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SP2013: Creating a Loop in a Workflow

I am attempting to create a workflow that has a loop. The idea is to have the loop check for date and time and returns the date/time to the list library that the workflow is connected to. As well ...
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How to get Search working on a single server workgroup installation of SharePoint Foundation 2013

How do you get Search working for a SharePoint Foundation 2013 installation on a single server in a workgroup (i.e. not part of a domain)?
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SharePoint sp.js not running on Silverlight page

I am using sp.js to display logged in user name on top of my publishing site page. The code is working fine on all pages except on one page where I am displaying ORG BROWSER web part which is ...
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SharePoint 2013 Ribbon Change Functioning of the Scrollbar

I have noticed on SharePoint 2013 that the scroll with the ribbon activated differently than when the ribbon is not activated. When the ribbon is activated (clicking the Page Tab), the scroll for ...
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Workflow Manager 1.0 will install but NOT configure

I have successfully installed Workflow Manager 1.0 (and its prerequisites) on my Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 machine that is hosting SharePoint 2013. I attempt to go into the Workflow Manager ...
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How can I count the number of posts & comments in a SharePoint 2013 newsfeed?

I need to count the number of posts & comments in a SharePoint 2013 newsfeed webpart on a page in a site. At the moment I can't see how to do this via Site Settings -> Report or Site Settings -> ...
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Custom Master Page Ribbon does not push down content

In my custom master page, I want the ribbon to push down the content. Since it doesn't push the content down, it will be hard to edit some properties since the ribbon will simply be upon some input ...
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Sort Content Query Web Part By Date

I am having some problems sorting a content query web part by date. I have referenced the post below and added the below property to the webpart, but it doesn't seem to be having any affect. ...
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SP13 Calendar Chrome Type Not Appearing

I added a calendar app and would like to change the chrome type to "Title and Border" only. The reason is because I want to add another calendar to calendar app page as web part. Therefore, I would ...
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Profile link in people search results not encoded

I'm using Forms Based Auth using the SQLMembership provider and all seems to be working fine except for viewing user profiles from people search results. The search is creating linkw like: ...
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Error Importing Design Package in Design Manager

Ran into a strange problem today trying to import a custom design package using design manager. The solution uploads just fine but then i get an error: Sorry, something went wrong Value ...
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More than one sub folder in content organiser rule

I have a client who has a requirement that documents sent to their record centre are stored as such: Department Library - Country (folder) - Fund (folder) - Doc Type (folder) Country, ...
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SharePoint 2013 MetaNavigation Problem deleting Termsets

The following is just a test script borrowed in part from http://goo.gl/Cw1D8h "Powershell to create and reuse Managed Navigation for multiple sites in SharePoint 2013" The following script works ...
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how to change the welcomeMenuBox position in SP2013

I want to change the welcomeMenuBox position. It need to be alligned with the Logo and Title of the site. I am using design manager to create the masterpage. Any suggestion..
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Error Uploading Images from SharePoint Image Library into a Blog Page

I was wondering if anyone experienced the same issue. I have a Blog page that allows users to successfully 'create new posts'...etc. There are three choices to add images to the blog. The user can ...
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User not appearing when I start typing name in Group

There are 3 users in AD and they are synced with UPS. I can see their profile and if I do people search then they also appear in results. Let's call them user1, user2, user3. Problem is I am trying to ...
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Farm admins can't create or delete service applications

I have a 2013 farm that has been running along well for the last 2 months, but recently the users were reporting that search was returning no results. When I view the crawl logs, I see that search has ...
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SharePoint Designer 2013 Anonymous Access Required

I have stumbled over a problem that doesn't seem to have a clear answer according to all documentation and forum threads I've found. According to this, http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2758431, in ...
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SharePoint reading wrong resource file

I have a publishing site with following structure Top level site English ENSubsite Arabic ARSubsite The "Locale" in "Regional Settings" of English and ENSubsite is set ...
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Overcome SkyDrive Pro 2 GB limit

or a 3rd party tool like StoragePoint - does anyone have experience removing the file storage for SkyDrive Pro so that individual files can't exceed the 2GB limit? StoragePoint looks possible, but it ...
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Enterprise keywords dialog “Select” button is broken using TaxonomyWebTaggingControl

I have an application page which is loaded into a modal and it contains 2 TaxonomyWebTaggingControl objects: The first control (Categories) is linked to a custom term set, the second (Keywords) is ...
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SP2013 - Tasks not showing description for certain users

So I have an out-of-the-box task list on most of my department sub-sites. The task lists are using the standard Tasks content type. I've added an append-only comment field to the content type and ...
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Does “Portal site connection” do anything in SharePoint 2013?

Does anyone know if "Portal site connection" can be used on standard master page (seattle)? Is it completely useless unless you use custom master page? In SharePoint 2010 I could find a connected ...
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Package SharePoint 2013 Designer Workflow in Visual Studio

Has anyone managed to package and successfully deploy a SharePoint 2013 Designer workflow as part of a Visual Studio Solution package? I have created a SharePoint Designer 2013 workflow, performed a ...
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Fine-tuning SP2013 Document Library permissions

I have the need to give access to a role for creating documents and folders in a document library and giving access to another role to create documents (but not folders) How would I go about doing ...
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Turn Enterprise Keyword column into clickable links

I've created an Enterprise Keyword column and have begun tagging documents. My conception was that terms in the column would automatically be clickable links and allow users to see all files tagged ...