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Duplicate error message when leaving a Required list column empty

I have added an issue tracking list inside my SharePoint 2013 team site. And I set the Description field to be a required column as follow:- And inside the “Issue” content type I specify that the ...
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Referencing JS in master page: Using MS and ME tags versus not using them

I've seen scripts referenced in 2 ways. What is the purpose of the MS and ME tags? Use them or not? <!–MS:<SharePoint:ScriptLink ID=”ScriptLink21″ Name=”sp.js” runat=”server” OnDemand=”false” ...
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Adding new site columns to my List, will result in having their Source field as blank inside the content type

I have added an Issue tracking list to my SharePoint team site 2013. Then I wanted to add 5 extra columns to my list . So I did the following:- I went to site settings. Then I added 5 new site ...
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new SP.ClientContext(siteUrl); — Object does not support this action

var siteUrl='sites/mysite'; function wait(){ var clientContext = new SP.ClientContext(siteUrl); ....more code.... } SP.SOD.executeFunc('sp.js', 'SP.ClientContext', wait()); ERROR: ...
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Do I need to use Content Type with Search Results Web Part?

My goal is to display all the items in a specific list using the Search Results Web Part. I created a Result Type and set ListID to equal my list. I've added a Search Results Web Part, but there ...
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CSS Background Image

I currently have a <div> in the page layout that has this hero image set as the background, making a nice banner across each page. I would like this banner to be unique for each page without ...
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Getting List Id to create a field

I've been looking at the SharePoint REST API and I've noticed a lot of examples use the GetByTitle. What happens if you do not know the title or the default has been changed. What I want to do is ...
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Google Maps Web Part with Area Search

I have a client that would like a web part for searching Google Maps. I've found a lot of web parts out there that are capable of this, however, the client has also specified they would like the ...
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How to restrict people to edit snippet of script editor webpart in sharepoint 2013?

I want to restrict people to edit snippet of script editor webpart in sharepoint 2013. Only developer group should have the access to edit the code. I tried by creating a user group for developers and ...
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People Picker custom error message

I have people picker in my custom web part (SP 2013), and all my controls in updatePanel. Requirement is to set a custom error message for people picker. I am able to change the error message in ...
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managed-metadata navigation link to single page dynamic page contence

Setting up a site with managed metadata navigation. Where each page is the same a heading a blurb and a content search based on the navigation tag. I can see there is a way to have all the tags link ...
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How to get colors for events in SP2013 Calendar?

I have question how can I setup Calendar with colors on every event. I've created separated Views for every Category of the meeting. I've overlayed multiple calendars. Result what I've got is that: ...
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Drag and Drop into Document Library via Page Webpart

I created a Document Library that I can drag and drop documents into. Then I added that Document Library as a web-part on a 3 column page. I am able to drag and drop in Checked-out mode, but when I ...
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Task Being Assigned To Me Every Time

I have an approval workflow and have commented out all assigned to calls in my code. So theoretically it should not assign the task to anyone. But I am still getting an email every time saying that a ...
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JSLink - Hiding 'View Entries' link returning from a multi line text field (Append changes)

I'm trying to hide the 'View Entries' link you see when in a list view for a field of type Multi-line (Append Changes). Our users do not want to see the link if the field is empty. My first step is ...
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How to reuse Document Library Template (.stp file) in another subsite on SharePoint 2013?

I saved a Document Library as a Template in subsite A and an .stp file was generated. Now I want to reuse this template in another subsite B. How can I import this .stp file to use it as a template ...
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Change a site column type from “Enhanced Rich Text” to “Rich Text”, will corrupt the data . even if we do not already have images and tables

I have an issue tracking list , and I chose to have the Description field as “Enhanced Rich Text” field, then I added a test content using text and bullets only. Then we decide to not allow users to ...
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jQuery get div#contentRow height

I try to show and hide a custom footer on a SharePoint 2013, depending if we reach the bottom of the page or not. To do this, I need to calculate the total height of the div with the id contentRow. ...
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How to get rid of the Suitebar

I'm pretty new to everything SharePoint, but I'm tasked at the moment to 'brand' a company's intranet (I've got a fair knowledge of HTML and CSS). One of the things I want to do (actually,what the ...
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SharePoint 2013 task url issue

Possible Duplicate I am working on SharePoint 2013 visual studio workflow, while creating the single task activity email body, I am using '%TaskSpecial: TaskUrl%' token <a ...
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Access denied after copying server to another server - Sharepoint Foundation 2013

We made a copy of the server image and moved it to another server (the server name changed too). I have access to Central administration, i have access to SQL server, but not to the Sharepoint main ...
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Branding in AppPart - SharePoint 2013

I just wanted to know if anyone has done branding in App Part. For ex if i have a page with multiple app parts on it. Do i need to load same CSS file again n again for each app part. If yes, will it ...
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Filtering by QueryString doesn't work in SPD 2013

I have an external list, I have setup and use querystring to filter list in SharePoint Designer 2013 like this posted: ...
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Get number of hit on a SharePoint 2013 blog

Is there a way, I can retrieve the number of hits on a blog post in SharePoint 2013?
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CSS Class for page title

SharePoint 2013 I need to edit a master page so that when the title of the page is displayed the font size is smaller than the default. Can someone give me the code?
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SP13: Edit Links Missing from Quick Launch

The issue I am having is that the "Edit Links" link located on the quick launch bar is no longer available on the site. Normally, if the page is a sub-site and inherits quick launch from the parent ...
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Modify the default list view to expand the “Description” field insdie the view table

I have use the default view for my SharePoint 2013 issue tracking list , as follow:- But is there a way to make the “Description" field size larger ? I know this field will expand automatically , ...
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Cross Site Collection call in SP Hosted App

I want to read a list from one of my site collection(SiteColl A) using a SP Hosted App. This App will be deployed in another Site collection(SiteColl B) in the same web application. I know one way to ...
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Error Accessing Site Workflows Page in SharePoint

I am receiving an error when trying to access my Site Workflows page in SharePoint 2013. This is the stack trace I am receiving: [WebException: The remote server returned an error: (502) Bad ...
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Setting SharePoint 2013 Workflow Approval Status via Task Outcome

Moving from SharePoint 2010 OOTB workflows to the new SharePoint 2013 workflows is proving to be a bit painful IMO. On my document library I set content approval , content type management and ...
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How to avoid automatic checkout of documents when uploading multiple files or using drag and drop?

I need help with document check-out. My client when you drag the document to the library he gets checked out to the person who dragged the document. I need to disable this check out that ...
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Problem with backup of list in SharePoint 2010

I have got a list with many of records - More then 85 000 and I click Backup on SharePoint 2010. It backs up the list, but with less files then in another list. It shows me only 8 files, but when I ...
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custom MasterPage for custom list rendering template

There is a list with custom rendering template. I want it to use my custom (lightweight) master page. One way to do it is edit Display.aspx/Edit.aspx of that list in SPDesigner and set its <%@ Page ...
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How to force change password on first login for FBA user?

I have one solution in SharePoint 2013 in which FBA is enable to login user in the system. I want the FBA user to change the password whenever he/she logs into the system the first time. I have ...
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Mobile view of Community Site Template

Is there any way to enable mobile views and / or device channels on the Community Site Template, without custom development? I've tried enabling the site publishing feature, but even then there is no ...
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Transfer times for REST API queries vary a lot

I'm making use of the REST API to get lists. But I'm finding the transfer times are varying a lot (between ~1 second and up to 20 seconds). How can I improve this? What should I look into? ...
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Map User Profile (AD) property to mangad property for Display Template

I have "successfully" imported an extended property from AD and to be able to show this property in a display template for search I Think I have to map it to a managed property. When I go to [CA > ...
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Why does altering the height attribute for the input box on a sitefeed web part break its validation?

I'm working on a solution for a client which includes a newsfeed web part on the site homepage. For some reason the character limit for a newsfeed post isn't being enforced, by which I mean the ...
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SharePoint 2013 - MasterPage Installation Problem

When I republish my MasterPage through Visual Studio 2012, I have an issue with the old master page not being able to be deleted. I get a error message saying that a conflict could not be resolved, ...
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Data view of linked data source displaying the wrong column's data

I have two task lists with identical columns that I am merging using a linked data source. I am displaying them using a data view of the linked data source, but I'm seeing some unexpected behavior ...
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Get users with Read permission

how can I get by JavaScript all the users of a Web that have just the Read permission. Thanks
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Sharepoint Site Content Gear

I need to hide and avoid reader users (users view just read permission on the site) to view the site content page (viewlsts.aspx) How can this be done?
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Create New Form Issue

I created new custom list. I want to add a new form to the list. I'm clicking new, and I'm selecting properties then OK. But I'm getting the follow error. Why get I this error? I tried to create new ...
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On premise SharePoint central admin on Internet

Is it possible to create internet zone or publish central admin on Internet for SharePoint on premise enterprise environment.
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Are there any disadvantages of adding extra site columns directly to my List Content Type, instead of adding a new content type

I have added a new Issue tracking list , which is based on the build-in “Issue” content type. Then I need 5 extra columns to be used , so I did the following:- I went to "Site setting">>"site ...
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Add checkbox to blog comments web part

is it possible to add a checkbox to the default comment box for a blog in SharePoint 2013? I need to be able to add a checkbox to the default comments box attached to a SharePoint 2013 blog post, so ...
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Create an Organizational Chart in SharePoint 2013

My task is to create an organizational chart in SharePoint that should be linked with Active Directory. I learned some articles and I also found Organization Browser in my site, but I am unable to ...
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Empty word document created with template

I have a list with attached a 2013 workflow that should create a word document. I have followed this article Unfortunately, no matter what I write in my template.docx template, the workflow created ...
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How to publish custom Display Template files in SP2013

I have followed this guide how to create a display template and now I want to publish it in a feature receiver. The creation of the display templates seems fine. Basically the code in the link finds ...
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Unable to manage my custom Content Type column’s order and visibility (hidden, required or optional) inside a new Create form

I have a team site collection and I want to add a new App of type Issue Tracking list. so I did the following:- From the site collection I created a new App of type issue tracking. Then from the ...