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Saving and fetching DateTime values

I have now confused myself how the SharePoint SPListItem DateTime field values should be set and fetched. I'm doing comparison of the dates, and running into issues probably due to me doing double Utc ...
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SharePoint web site asking for authentication in iOS and Apple mobile phones

We published our web application to the internet and it has publishing featureless enabled. I edited the compact.browser file in this path: C:\inetpub\wwwroot\wss\VirtualDirectories\<web ...
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Deploying default mvc provider hosted app

I am trying to test provider hosted apps. I created the default MVC application with no changes. The issue I am running into is permissions for the app. When I deploy with AppPermissionsRequests in ...
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Backup/Restore site collection with working list workflows?

Is there a way to backup and restore a site collection and still preserve all list workflows? I am backing up one of our production sites, but when I move it to staging all the workflows lose their ...
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SP2013 : CAML query for managed metadata columns for multiple items selected ?

How to write a caml query to fetch data from a managed metadata column ? I have written caml query which works fine for data matching to "Business" . How do my query return results if the data is ...
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Move Mysites with OneDrive on Premises

I have one farm which has a MySite for every user, each users desktop is then set up to use OneDrive for Business on the Mysite. I have begun testing a migration technique to get all the user profile ...
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Seeing numerous Logging Gap errors related to OOTB Image Slider after AppPool Recycle

In SP2013, I am getting thousands of forced logging gap errors that appear to relate to get requests for images (the thumbnails) in an image slider after an app pool recycle. The errors are along the ...
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How to use a lookup column's additional field in a workflow?

Background I have two lists. One is a list of voltages and their corresponding costs. This is to be used as a lookup for other lists. Voltage Cost 120 2.50 240 ...
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Content DB size increased after RBS migration

I have 500GB content DB. I migrated data out of SQL Server into RBS but during migration got error after around 15GB data was migrated. Turns out we need to make some entries in machine.config to ...
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Approaches to merge two issue tracking lists inside new list

I am working on 5 team sub sites, each sub site have 2 issue tracking lists which are based on 2 different custom content types. Now our customer asked us to merge these two issue tracking lists into ...
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XSLT Force Time Zone

Using XSLT, is there a way to show the time for a specific time-zone? e.g. Resolved: <xsl:value-of select="ddwrt:FormatDate(@ResolvedDate, 3081, 2, [TimeZone])"/>
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Very slow migration from SQL Server to RBS

I am migrating 500GB data out of SQL Server and into RBS. It has been running for 4 days now and only 250GB data has been migrated. Is it normal?
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SPQuery returns wrong values

The Setup I have a list with 2 extra columns. Target Audience: Choice (Relevant/Everyone) Tags: Managed Metadata field (multiple) When I choose in the "Target Audience" field "Everyone", this ...
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How to build search query to filter data based on null value?

I have configured the people browser based on Search service. I want to show only those employees who have some value in user profile property. I have created the managed property for that custom ...
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Synching select rows from an Excel spreadsheet into a SharePoint 2013 List?

I know you can connect Excel and SharePoint 2013, but is there a way to "selectively" sync data from an Excel Spreadsheet into a SharePoint List? Basically, we have a master spreadsheet where each ...
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ULS logs filling up with Error: Failed to get document content data

Our Sharepoint farm's homepage constantly generates these "High" log items, making other debugging difficult. As far as I can tell, it doesn't acutally cause any problems. Error: High - Database ...
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Assign two users to a SharePoint 2013 workflow task

I want to assign a couple of users to a task in a SP 2013 workflow task that is developed via Visual Studio 2012. I tried assigning i:0#.w|mydomain\\spfarm;i:0#.w|mydomain\\muhammedh and I got the ...
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Workflow Suspends after Task Complete

I'm tasking users with a workflow built using SPD2013. Using standard outcomes, Approved and Rejected, I control the flow of subsequent workflow actions. This has worked with relatively few hiccups ...
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What are the different ways to consume SharePoint REST using Javascript

I know of two ways, using ajax and using SP.RequestExecutor.js. Are there any other ways. Code snippet and information around performance will be appreciated.
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SharePoint 2013: Retreving the list of files on a List I always get an empty result

I have a list in SharePoint on Premise in which I know there are 2 files and a folder. If I try to get the list of files from it I always get an empty response like in the example: GET :url/web/...
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Using content search web part to build a site navigation (SP 2013)

Problem: I've got a site with 15 subsites, each which in turn has many pages. I want to use a content search web part to query all sub sites, and display each sub site as a heading, with the three ...
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Adding a custom lookup field to new list doesnt add it to all associated content types

Ive searched for answers to this, and cant seem to pinpoint my problem here elsewhere. Basically what Im doing is that I have a PowerShell script which that, 1) creates a Content Type (ContentTypeX)...
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Get all managed properties for search results javascript

I'm following this post on how to do a Keyword Query search in SP 2013. I'm getting the results items that I would expect. Now I need to display info about them. The results are a mix of several ...
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Creating Site Collection - Access Denied

I am remotelly installing SP 2013 via AutoSPInstaller and I am having trouble during script while its try to create site collection. -------------------------------------------------------------- ---...
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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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Map a calculated column to a managed property?

I'm trying to map a Calculated Column of the type Date and Time to a Managed Property of the type Date and Time and then use it in a display template. What i have done so far is: Created a ...
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Access Denied Error with Provider Hosted App (MVC/CSOM)

I built a PHA using MVC a little while ago. I'm receiving "Access denied. You do not have permission to perform this action or access this resource." error when trying to update or even access simple ...
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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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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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Change the interval in which SharePoint and Outlook sync their tasks?

SharePoint only syncs with Outlook tasks in intervals and for our company it is better if we can minimize the time between each sync. Is there a way to do that in SharePoint? And how?
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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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“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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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 "/_api/web/lists/...
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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 SDP.0b21cdb73234323739363835353551.Run....
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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 ...