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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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Form-design Capabilities of Designer 2013

I'm fairly new to Sharepoint. I've been using Infopath to build forms, but I'm trying to move away from that and into Sharepoint Designer as I have more of a developer background (recent CS grad) and ...
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Get a document image preview of specified size

In our app we got previews from urls like: https://sharepoint_server/_layouts/15/WopiFrame.aspx?sourcedoc=...&action=imagepreview But the received images are too small. In particular, I want ...
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Can the order of list fields retrieved by REST be changed?

Is there any way to change the order of the fields associated with a list in SharePoint? Ie. the fields retrieved with a url like this: ...
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Sharepoint apps embedded in a SharePoint site - SSL broken?

In our environment, everything is configured for developing, deploying and using SharePoint apps. (Internal only). A separate app-domain, an empty host header web application to receive all traffic ...
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Adding an app makes page blank IE8

Some of the clients' for our SharePoint system still have to use IE8 as their browser. I have created a new page(.aspx) as the old one got corrupted. However, on my new site when I add the ...
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Custom Sharepoint 2013 service Dependency Injection

I've created a custom service in the ISAPI folder. But the constructor of the service contains an interface (Dependency Injection) as parameter. How can I make the service initialize with the correct ...
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How to improve performance of SharePoint 2013 site?

I have a site running on SharePoint 2013 server having ram of 32 GB. My SQL server has ram of 64 GB. Both have more than 100 GB HDD. When I setup my site it was loaded in 10-12 seconds. But now the ...
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Targeting specific list with Client-side rendering

I've read several walkthroughs on client-side rendering (CSR) and JSlink, and the methods to target only one list on a page instead of all lists. I understand that I can target using two things: ...
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Duplicate site collection with Get-SPSite

I have the same problem as this question (Duplicate Site Collection) but unfortunately dismounting and re-mounting the database did not solve my problem. Just to clarify, if I run Get-SPSite, the ...
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SharePoint 2013 CQWP with Two Grouping Levels

Is it possible to have a custom Content Query Web Part that has two grouping levels? Group 1 Group A Item 1 Item 2 Group B Item 3 Item 4 Group 2 Group A Item 5 ...
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sort on month and year

In my custom list i have columns month and year. Both are string column. This is my query to get data Query = @" <Where><And><Eq><FieldRef Name='Status' /><Value ...
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Set value of peoplepicker using javascript

I have a newrequest.aspx page in a Sharepoint 2013 App with a form on it to get details from my users to submit a leave request,this is then submitted to a Sharepoint list to hold all of the requests ...
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customize sharepoint search query

I have a sharepoint search query to get list of recently added pages based on managed meta data property of the page CustomDate <= {Today} This will fetch the pages which has customDate as today ...
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Sharepoint 2013 with custom webapi service

I want to add a custom webapi service to sharepoint 2013. What I did so far is Create the webapi application Added an application in IIS Imported the webapi application Tests are succesfull to get ...
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Interface Error in Deployment Step

I've got an error with installing my Apps for SharePoint 2013 using Visual Studio Professional 2013. Maybe someone else has encounterd this issue before, when installing an application for SharePoint ...
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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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create column with year

I am creating column in list where user gets to choose year string[] years = { "2015", "2016", "2017", "2018", "2019", "2020", "2021", "2022", "2023", "2024", "2025", "2026" }; AddYear(list, ...
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Return all documents that a user has permission to at Search page load

If a user navigates to the Search page, it should immediately display all the documents that the user has permission to. Is this achievable using Result Sources, if yes how? How can I configure ...
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Get all user profiles to list

I have created user profile application successfully and also I got all user profiles to Central Administration from AD. but now how do I save these all user profiles details into list in subsite. I ...
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Length property in SP list

When i loop in a SP list with several items and use property length does the length property get only the longest item from the list or does it get length of all items? my code: var maxLength = 0; ...
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Crawl option not available in Sharepoint 2013 Search

I see that this option in not available for the Business Data category in SharePoint 2013 Search Administration. - Automatically discover new properties when a crawl takes place I have come across ...
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update list with new column

In my feature activation i create list. But now i want to add new column to list withouth deleting list and recreating new one. This is my existing code to create list using (SPSite site = new ...
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How to attach file in sharepoint list using sand box solution

I have tried so many ways and I searched so many articles, I didn't get any solution for attaching file in a SharePoint list using sand box solution. I got solution using farm solutions. How can we ...
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Manually import user profiles from Active Directory

I have a problem with regards to configuration on production environment. It turns out that user for User Profiles sync may not be given Replicate directory changes on root OU, which is needed for ...
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how to know AD Forest name in central admin?

I'm creating user profile service application in sharepoint server 2013 . for creating new sync connection , I need to enter Forest name. But I don't have permissions to see AD . I just have Farm ...
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creating multiline field in page property using CSOM

I want to add a multiline text field to a page property using CSOM string schemaRichTextField = "<Field ID='<GUID>' Type='Note' Name='Comments' StaticName='Comments' DisplayName='Comments' ...
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Use friendly URLs in server rendered lists

We use friendly URLs for our sites, managed through the navigation settings of our Sharepoint 2013 solution, which are also used for our site navigation. When putting a server rendered list (web part) ...
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Clientcontext for FBA in provider hosted app

I am using Forms Based authentication in provider hosted app. Once FBA user is logged in SharePoint site, I need to get the clientcontext in my app web (which is an MVC application) to check if the ...
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Sharepoint Redirect Page Layout

I have a SP13 site that I have been creating redirect pages at the root to create short URLS. Recently I have experienced issues with them returning a 404 page not found once published and tried to ...
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Multiple tasks lists created from workflow creation

I have the following inside my web application :- I have created a new site collection of type team site. and I added 5 sub-sites inside it. Now each subsite have 4 lists inside it and I added a ...
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Using multivalue dropdown as a quickpart in word document

When using a lookup multivalue dropdown as a quickpart in a word document, creation of document fails. Using any other type, besides a multivalue dropdown, it works fine. When this error occurs, the ...
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Debugging the solution in visual studio 2013. Debugger point is not setting at SaveItem method

I am debugging a SharePoint 2013 solution in Visual Studio and was setting the debugger to the SaveItem method that is overridden. Why does this not get triggered? Following is my code, <%@ ...
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Creating site column and add it to content type

I am using the below code Web rootWeb = clientContext.Site.RootWeb; rootWeb.Fields.AddFieldAsXml("<Field DisplayName='Session Name' Name='SessionName' ID='"+new GUID()+"' ...
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create a site column with preferred display name in CSOM

I want to create a site column with preferred display name and internal name under a particular group. I gone through these sites ...
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Continuous Crawl for Scheduled Publishing Pages

When a user creates a publishing page with a scheduled date, when will it be crawled if continuous crawl is enabled? Is it when its ready to be published or is it immediately when the scheduled date ...
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Simple Search Question using a Workflow to return answer via email

Good Afternoon, I recieved a new feature request on a custom list today. The list currently that has item level security enabled. Currently, users can only read their own items. The manager of the ...
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Enable-SPFeature Not firing event receiver

I have been trying to activate a custom feature with an event receiver by powershell, I am using the following command (I ran powershell as administrator) Enable-SPFeature -Identity ...
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Sharepoint 2013 ribbon is (hiding, missing)

I don't know what happened but suddenly my SharePoint 2103 ribbon disappeared. When I click Edit Page, it doesn't show me the ribbon.
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Weird error in powershell script when adding Navigation node, requires accessing site via browser to fix

I am creating a new site in 2013 with powershell (New-SPWeb) and attempting to set some Search Navigation settings. The problem I encounter is that my Get-SPWeb call fails until I access the site via ...
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Cross Domain GET Request with SP.RequestExecutor

I'm trying to load data of a SharePoint App into my new SharePoint App and got some problems here. At first I tried to use to solve it with Ajax, but it doesn't worked and I've read that I could use ...
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How do I retrieve the Task ID of a task process?

I am trying to retrieve the task IDs of tasks in a task process in order to retrieve their task status. The only field that shows is the task outcome, which doesn't help. How do I get the task ID?
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Upgrade webpart from 2007 to 2013 Issue

I have a custom webpart which worked in SP 2007 but after the migration to 2013 it failed to work properly. There was no visual display. The custom webpart is very old and the source code is no longer ...
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Termstore permissions changes and existing sitecollections

I granted a group permissions to read a termstore. Does anyone know if/how these changes will get distributes to the hidden taxo lists on existing site collections? I expirinced access denied and ...
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Limit minor version decimal point

I'm using Sharepoint 2013. I would like to know if it's possible to limit the decimal point of the minor version. For example, currently the minor version goes from 1.8, 1.9, 1.10, 1.11, 1,12..... ...
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Add Sharepoint 2013 document library “app” via powershell

I have an app that has been created and is available to be added to a site via the GUI ( Site Contents -> Your Apps. ) It is a simple document library (it was not created by me). I am attempting to ...
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What is osssearchresults.aspx?

When I search for something on our SharePoint publishing site it initially loads this page: /sites/sitename/_layouts/15/osssearchresults.aspx On that page I can choose 'Results found in Everything', ...
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Dynamically get field from workflow

I am creating a site wide workflow. I want to generate a workflow that gets a particular field from a list and displays it as part of the process. For example - CurrentList.Owners However, I cannot ...
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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 ...
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How to view document preview directly in the document libraries view (column)?

It is possible in SharePoint to get a preview of the selected document in the preview pane. How can I implement the preview of the document itself, in a document libraries view directly (in a ...