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Send to functionality, has to contains same CT on source and destiantion?

I have a question regarding the button and functionality of Send To in SharePoint 2013. Basically what I understand is that it creates a copy of a document in a targeted location, this can be anywhere ...
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Error :- Unable to index into an object of type Microsoft.SharePoint.SPListItemVersion

I am working on an Issue tracking list inside SharePoint team site and i need to modify the "Editor" & "Modified" fields for an existing item's version comment:- so i wrote the following power-...
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Access Sharepoint

I signed up for a sharepoint class online through a college and now I find out that I have to have access to sharepoint which I don't have. Can I download and install this on my pc and if so where ...
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PowerShell to get all Managed Properties parameters

Get-SPEnterpriseSearchMetadataManagedProperty -SearchApplication $ssa | fl Name, Type, Description, FullTextQueriable, NoWordBreaker, Queryable, Retrievable, Sortable, RespectPriority, ...
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SharePoint Designer 2013 cannot add new linked data source

I'm trying to add a new Linked Data Source using SharePoint Designer 2013, I click on "Configure Linked Source" and it does nothing. I tried to add in a page an empty Data View, and when I click "...
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Team site with community features

A request has come in for a team site to be supplied with the "Community Members" app. I began by switching on the Community Site Feature which has given me access to the community members app. I can ...
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Workflows not opening in SharePoint Designer

I am unable to create new workflows or edit existing workflows in SharePoint designer 2013. Below is the error is get: If I try to open again I get below error:
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2013: security logs do not show data after site creation

The reporting is activated and some reports do work. For the security one it only shows some automated actions at the site creations but no logging of people being added or people being deleted. What ...
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Filters for visio diagram based on the user input

I have data in a SP external list, one of the fields holds a date. I would like to visually present this data using Visio Services. I have drawn the Visio diagram using visio 2013 and using visio ...
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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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Setting a TimerJob Property via Powershell

I am currently adding a Property to my Timerjob in FeatureActivated via C#. This is my code. public override void FeatureActivated(SPFeatureReceiverProperties properties) { ...
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SharePoint 2013 search results not displaying

In our environment we are having trouble displaying search results in SharePoint 2013 after a successful crawl. No results are being displayed. We have a semi complex configuration We have a web app ...
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Find out user who deleted an item in SharePoint 2013 Document Library or List

Let's say a user deletes few items from a document library. Is there a way we can find out the user name of the person who deleted those. I looked into alerts which does let one know which item was ...
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REST: Filter List Items by Content Type Name

I can't for the life of me figure out what's wrong with this URL: _spPageContextInfo.webAbsoluteUrl + String.format("/_api/web/lists/getbytitle('{0}')/items?$select=ContentType/Name&$expand=...
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Copy file from on site collection to another with powershell. Problem deleting local temp file

I'm trying to copy a file from one site collection to another. I download my file to my local server and then upload it to the target site. My problem is that in the last step, the temporary local ...
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Replace comma with hyphen in list column

I want to add a contact number field, so I am using the inbuilt number field, but it is separating the number with comma, and I want hyphen as a separator. E.g: Format now - 1,234,567,890. Format ...
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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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List search - showing only searched results

I have a single list with a search tool bar. I want to only show the search toolbar and not the list contents. So when the search bar is used the results are shown. I can't think how to do this....
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Can get User Department via JSOM or REST (no UPA)?

The farm has not UPA service deployed and I wouldn't do it. Is it possible to retrieve using JSOM or REST one of the properties that we see in the _layouts/15/userdisp.aspx? page for a specific user? ...
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What is the best way to create a Dev & Prod environment in 1 environment

We need to make changes to the design of the site. Unfortunately the client doesn't have the luxury of a Dev environment. What would be the best way to allow the Devs to perform work on a backup of ...
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Cannot create a TaxonomyField programmatically

I am trying to create a TaxonomyField programmatically and add it to a list. This is my code TaxonomySession session = new TaxonomySession(site); TermStore termStore = session....
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How to hide a list from specific users?

We have three different lists List A List B List C with different purposes, but they all are linked. Now we want to restrict users from accessing list A while another group can access on B and so ...
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get the list of values for a particular managed property

I have a managed property created. When I use the default SharePoint search, it creates a KQL query that looks something like below http://site/search/pages/item.aspx?k=*#Default=["k":"*","r":[{"n":"...
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SharePoint Proposal for Hybrid Implementation

I have the Opportunity of integrating an On-Premise Installation with SharePoint Online. There are about 100 employees using OnPrem, while only about 50 (External) would be using SP Online. The main ...
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Custom Web Part in fixed height div

I am developing a web part and it loads correctly, however when it is set to a fixed height a DIV is appearing before my rendered content with a height set that is the same as the fixed height I set ...
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Providing a custom QueryOverride + Group items by <site> is not working together inside my Content Query web part

I am working on a Team site collection inside my SharePoint 2013. And I added a Content Query web part, and I define to Group the items by the Site:- And I got the following result which is correct,...
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HowTo Add an Alias to a Search Managed Property using Powershell

How can I add an Alias to a SharePoint Search Managed Property using PowerShell? I can see it using the GUI, but I cannot find anywhere where I can add an alias to a SharePoint Search Managed ...
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SharePoint 2013 new crawl rule using ADFS login

I'm trying to setup my SharePoint search service application to use ADFS authentication when performing crawl of specific source. On the following URL in CA i'm adding new crawl rule: http://server:...
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How to extract the user name from ctx.CurrentItem.Author?

I'm customizing the DisplayForm with jslink and like to know how to treat the field Author and extract some informations. For example, the object ctx.CurrentItem.Author returns me this string: 10;#...
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Not able to open RSViewerPage.aspx page in SharePoint Designer 2013

I need to customize SharePoint Reports and show bar charts on it and do some customization's on it. I am trying to open following URL in SharePoint Designer 2013, http://SITEURL/_layouts/15/...
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Linkage between Task created from sharepoint workflow

I have a Sharepoint 2013 List called L1 (Vacation Request). I created a SharePoint Designer 2013 Workflow on change of L1 and the workflow creates a Task and assigns it to a user (Approver) Now on ...
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Track users added/removed from a sharepoint group

How to track users created and users deleted from a sharepoint group ? I want to generate a report on daily basis of how many users were created and deleted.
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Quick Parts Not Showing For Site Content Type, But Are In List Content Type

I added a whole bunch of site columns through SharePoint Designer. I then added these columns to an existing site Content Type through the GUI. I then proceeded to edit the site content type's ...
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How get item ID in JSLink on DisplayForm

I'm customizing the DisplayForm of a list, and I want put a button on footer to EditForm, but in the ctx has no edit form url and no CurrentItem.ID. How can I do this?
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expiration policy : Site deletion :Change mail message in email notification

I have site policy which close and delete site automatically after 1 year from date of creation if not extended. It will also send an email notification to owner 3 months before site deletion . I ...
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Less than or equal to for a datetime field in REST API search query

I am trying to make a REST API call to fetch the list of pages published before a given date and time: //_api/search/query?querytext='Path:http:sharepointpath owstaxIdTaxKeyword:81394a-cedb-4c19 AND ...
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Session problem in FF and Chrome when using load balanced WFEs

I am using two load balanced WFEs. ASP.Net session is enabled on both servers. Everything works fine and I can share values between pages using sessions. There is a page which takes user to some ...
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sharepoint resource and workforce management tools

Are there any tools available for capacity management for resources including manpower and Infra based on sharepoint? Likely need to capture skill sets of manpower and check the list of available ...
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Print Preview To Show Only Content, and not Navigation

I have 2 content editor's which are placed at top left and top right. Top left is only for navigation while top right is for pure contents. When I click print preview, it also show navigation. I would ...
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Creating a new search box via a delegate control

We have a sharepoint site where the main home page is branded using our custom masterpage. Some of the subsites don't use the custom masterpage and instead use seattle. Initially when I created the ...
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Receiving Multiple Transport-Level Errors Across Entire Farm

For the past couple of days, all of the servers in my SharePoint 2013 farm have been reporting Critical 6398 errors with the following message: The Execute method of job definition Microsoft.Office....
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Site Creation with Custom Site Template is Very Slow

I have a custom site template that I'm using to programmatically create sub-sites. The creation of the sub-site can take up to 3 minutes, which is unacceptably slow. I found this issue on another ...
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Cannot delete a web application

I am trying to delete a web application in my SharePoint 2013 environment. The first attempt deleted the database, the application pool, the IIS site... But the I got an error saying An object of ...
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Unable to see term set when I try to add Managed Metadata column in list

I am unable to see term set when I try to add Managed Metadata column in list. It shows blank, but when I see in central admin I can see term set there. I tried this link, but it didn't helped. https:...
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Use the pick rendition in a Multiple Lines of text field?

We created a custom list "news" and created a Multiple lines of text field column named "Content" with a specified type: enhanced rich text. We are able to insert images but can’t use the pick ...
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Merge Word Documents in Document Library

There is need where I need to merge Word documents saved in a Document Library. I was looking for out of the box solution but did not come across one. Please provide custom C# solution if there ...
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How to retrieve all replies in SharePoint sitefeed using REST api

I have a SharePoint sitefeed that I'm using REST services to get at. I am currently only able to retrieve the latest two replies of each thread. I've read this MSDN article where it states that in ...
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Display discussion author image in Content Search Web Part

I am using the Content Search Web Part to display discussions from a Community Site. Using the "Picture on left, 3 lines on right" item type I would like to display the author of the post image from ...
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Javascript window.location.href not working

I am trying to redirect to another site (say www.google.com) from a SharePoint site. I tried using window.location.href and window.location.replace but it doesn't work. It adds the URL to current ...
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Re-direct New Form submission in SP 2013

I am trying to redirect a 'NewForm' submission to another page (not the default list view which is normal behavior). Code like what I've pasted below has worked in the past in SharePoint 2010. It is ...