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Read Only field in View

We migrated a List with a field from 2010 where it was Read Only in Datasheet view. But in 2013 the Enhanced Rich Text field is now Editable. In 2013, Is there a way to make the Enhanced Text Field ...
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Error 3355 on FrontEnd server with Lockup

This has been plaguing us for a while now. We get Error 3355 from time to time: Cannot connect to SQL Server. {SQL SERVER} not found. Additional error information from SQL Server is included below. ...
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Sharepoint site redirects from subsite to root site

my Sharepoint site redirects from example: sharepoint.site.com/sites/kp to sharepoint.site.com when the site is opened externally. When within our network this problem does not occure. The same counts ...
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How to show two images for comparison in SP2013 Online

We use Office 365 and SharePoint 2013 Online. I would like to have a single image library (or asset library if necessary) where the user editing Image 1 can go to a lookup field, select from names ...
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Has evelated user through SPSecurity.RunWithElevatedPriviliges write permissions to SharePoint LOGS folder?

i have a general question: When i run my under SPSecurity.RunWithElevatedPrivileges Does the eleveated user (AppPool Account) always (in any SP installation) permission to create a file in the ...
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Mixing aspx pages and files in a document library

I'm working on a SharePoint 2013 publishing site that currently has a document library of files (.docx, .xlsx, etc.). The files are given metadata like category and tags to feed into the site's ...
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Powerpivot Configuration rules missing after recent update

I have SharePoint 2013 Server License with 5 server in my tier. 2 WFE and 3 App Server. One of the App server is hosting Powerpivot with SQL analysis services instance. I recently ran Powerpivot ...
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How To: Every Document Set Has Its Own Tasks List

I have a document library with document sets in it. Each document set represents a project. On the welcome page of each document set I want to show a tasks list (in Gantt chart view) that will be ...
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Get info shown in user.aspx using powershell

I'm looking for a way to get a list of all my site users with powershell. I'd like to get the info shown in user.aspx and then query the SharePoint groups and AD group recursively.
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JQuery to execute on change of taxonomy field

I am trying to find a way to auto populate some values whenever I detect a change in taxonomy selection (ClientPeoplePicker control), how can I achieve this using jquery? This is what I currently ...
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Get only first letter of all list items

I hava a SP custom list, I want to get only first letter of all list items but the proble is that I get only the first letter of first item. my code: function onS() { var lstString = ""; var ...
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ListViewWebPart search times-out [duplicate]

We have the search box on our ListViewWebPart - via Display Search Box - and the searches time-out (rarely it works straight-away), with the icon just going around in circles. Interestingly, if we ...
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Multi step Approval Workflow with dynamic approvers

I have a requirement to create a workflow that is multi step. Thats easy, the hard requirement is that the workflow must auto start and have the ability for the user uploading the document to select ...
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Calling Sharepoint with parameters

I have the following challenge ahead and have no Idea where to start with regards to the SharePoint part. SharePoint document library with meta data, Country, state and suburb for each document ...
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Limiting the Number of Attendees

Created a list that keep tracks of people signing up for a class. Is there a way I can set a custom list that will not allow anyone to be able to sign-up if it reaches a certain number of people. I ...
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How to fix errors in Sharepoint search (no refiners found)

SharePoint version: 2013 (not office 365 ) I have a SharePoint site that I built about a month ago. I am the administrator of the site. The sites function is to track changes to remote sites in our ...
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Fill custom termset in People group by userprofile

If you go to the managed metadata service, there is a group called "People". This is a standard SharePoint 2013 group and contains some default termsets ("Department", "Job title", "Location"). As I ...
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List view threshold

One of my list in SharePoint 2013 on premise is showing warning 4838 items (list view threshold is 5000), so Indexed one of the column "Code" (single line of text) and created 5 views, with "Code" in ...
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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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Maintaining absolute URLs on export with Design Manager

We are using one 2013 Extranet SiteCollection as a (sort of) CDN (we can't use the ContentType HUB because of Intranet security) <link rel="stylesheet" type="text/css" ...
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What is Powerpivot configuration Tool?

I am working on sharepoint 2013 powerpivot. When I ran, "Add-SPSolution –LiteralPath 'C:\Program Files\Microsoft SQL ...
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Change sort order of results: 1st) title/filename 2nd) folder name 3rd) file contents

I try to change the result order of a search (enterprise search center in SharePoint 2013). When the user enters a keyword it should sort in the following order: 1) items where the keyword is in the ...
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Export ListViewWebPart to Web Part Gallery in 2013?

I wish to display a ListViewWebPart on another site. However in SharePoint 2013, the GUI view in SharePoint Designer is gone, so I can't select it and save it to the Web Part Gallery. Nor can I ...
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Page Layout with Code Blocks

I'm getting the following error: The Controls collection cannot be modified because the control contains code blocks I just want to show/hide controls based on page values. How do I do that? ...
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SharePoint Content Editor HTML textbox Enter key leading to Edit mode of Page

While using HTML Textbox in content editor and from Chrome or Mozilla User presses Enter key leading to edit mode of the page. Issue with SharePoint 2010 and SharePoint 2013
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Sharepoint DocStream Size bigger than the file size

I have noticed that the file size of the document I have uploaded is smaller than what is recorded in the DocStreams table. Is there a way to determine how much data is being added by SharePoint? And ...
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Multiple tabbed list webparts

Trying to put two tabbed list webparts on the same WP page using Jquery. Using the header, 2 column, footer layout and want tabbed list 1 on left with second on the right. First snippet works, but ...
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How can a user sync all document libraries in their team site to OneDrive?

I have a team of business users that are most comfortable accessing their SharePoint documents via the OneDrive client. Each time a new person starts in their team they will open every single document ...
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In which managed property is file content (e.g. text content of Word/PDF etc.) stored?

I try to demote results in which the search string is "only" inside the content of the file not a metadata (e.g. like "title", "description"). For example a PDF inside SharePoint with the title "xy" ...
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Sharepoint Checkbox Hover Text

I have a Custom List with checkboxes to for one column. The default text which appears when you hover over a checkbox with your cursor seems to be the name of the checkbox. Is there any way to change ...
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Sharepoint 2013 event to Windows .Net app

Experienced with .Net, I'm completely new with SharePoint. On my development PC I create a standard standalone .Net app that represent the 'Documents' stored on my SharePoint 2013 (like an explorer). ...
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Blank Sharepoint Administration Page after install

I have installed SharePoint Server 2013 on Windows Server 2012 R2 (just as a practice). However, I am getting a blank Central Administration page. So far, I have: Did a clean install three times ...
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Redirecting a webpart from homepage to another page

I have a homepage that has a reporting library Web Part. When I try to click the folders it would show the folders but still in the same page. I would want to redirect it to the reporting page not in ...
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How to query Terms under a specific TermSet for custom properties?

i have a TergmGroup and under this a TermSet called "Automotive". Under this TermSet i have hierarchical Terms. How can i "query" the terms under this TermSet for two Custom Properties? I have the ...
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Use Default logon ID in Sharpoint 2013 task list

I have a list that I am using for data entry by multiple users. Each user signs into Sharepoint user their own unique network ID. I would like that ID to default in the "Created By", or any column, ...
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Custom Status for Document Version numbers

I'd like to set up a custom set of document Statuses which tie to specific Version numbers in a document library in Sharepoint 2013. For example: Concept 0.1, 0.2, 0.3 etc In Progress 1.0, 1.1, ...
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“Sounds Like” or Metaphone search on Specific columns in a list

I need to build "Prevent similar Names" functionality into "Large" SharePoint Online list's "New Item" view. I have three columns in the list against which I need to check an entered value for a ...
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Xslt list view web part filtering not working in IE

I have placed an XsltListViewWebpart on page and filtering the data using FilterField1 & FilterValue1. The web part shows me no data message if I open the page in IE but if I open the page with ...
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Post-Configuration Checklist in SharePoint 2013 and Project server 2013

I'm looking for a post installation configuration checklist. In my company, IT person installed SharePoint 2013 farm with 2 servers (SharePoint2013 and Project server 2013) and they are asking me ...
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filter list/library by 2013 workflow status

I am looking for a way to filter a list by a share point designer 2013 workflow. I can filter fine using a 2010 workflow however 2013 workflows do not appear on the filter options (although they do ...
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When Using Managed Navigation for Current nav. Opening a page changes the current nav. SharePoint 2013

My final goal is to have consistent Current Navigation (left nav) across multiple site (collections). Thus the use of Managed Navigation. We are using Managed Navigation for both Global and Current ...
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SharePoint 2013 Set webpartZones in horizontal

I need to set two webpartzones in Horzontal way (side by side) and the third zone at the bottom of these two Zones. I need help in getting the webpart zones aligned horizontally. I used Designer ...
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Issue tracking - how to add gridlines in SP 2013

I'm using Issue Tracking in SP 2013 for a fairly simple table of 5 columns and 8 rows. All I need to do is add gridlines to the table, so it looks nicer and is easier to read. Adding gridlines was ...
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Add Item Form Easy Tabs

I don't know where to begin. Problem. I have a form that has numerous fields. There are so many fields it's confusing. Objective: I was thinking I could added easy tabs on the form that could ...
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Results Box displays “Nothing matches your search” even before executing a search

I am configuring a results box for only a portion of my SharePoint 2013 site. Initially I came across the problem that the results box would display results even before any searches were executed. ...
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SP2013 Analytics - user visits per page

wondering if anyone can help with a few questions I have on SP13, and the OOTB functionality (or there is any third part tools) that produce the following stats... Page views by user (i.e. a list ...
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Add “Send Link” with URL in hoverpanel / callout

I want to create a custom action within the hover panel / callout in my document libraries, not in the search results. Standard: What I've got so far: I click onto "Sende Link" and Outlook is ...
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The search application 'Search Service Application' on server did not finish loading. View the event logs on the affected server for more information

we have applied some windows 2008 r2 security updates + SP 2013 security updates, to our SharePoint server 2013. but some updates failed . Now i checked the SP logs and i found these errors:- ...
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Failure to turn on list auditing programatically

I have a SPListEventReceiver with a ListAdded() override that responds to the creation of Document Libraries. What I am trying to do is turn on auditing for the newly created Document Library like so: ...
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Is it possible to split host named site collections across multiple search content sources?

Scenario : I have multiple host named site collections (HNSCs): https://sales.contoso.com https://hr.contoso.com https://finance.contoso.com All of these reside in the web application named ...