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Tracking Video on Sharepoint site

We have a SP site that has some videos on the page. Is there a way to track which user watched which video? I know we can use google analytics to track some info about the video, but it seems we can ...
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sharepoint 2013 video analytics and popularity

Have an Assets Library (template id 851) in SharePoint 2013. It has some Videos in it (that is VideoSets). When I view the Most Popular Items (Library ribbon), the resulting page has all zeros for ...
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What different ways can jQuery be added to SharePoint Sites?

As the question states, What different ways can jQuery be added to SharePoint? Lets say that we have deployed jQuery to SharePoint. We can add it through: Master Page. Adding it to a new Site ...
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Restrict Result Source to Specific Web Application

We have two web applications (Documents/Portal), and have created two result sources, one for each web application. In the result source, I have configured the query to only return results from the ...
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Embed Video with VideoEmbedPlayer and Autoplay

I want to embed a video in a User Control within SharePoint 2013 (this has to work on IE8 at least). I am currently using this piece of code: <iframe ...
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Pull data / Replicate list data form Moss 2007 version site to SharePoint Online version site

We have one requirement where we need to pull data / Replicate list data form Moss 2007 version site to SharePoint Online version site. Please can any one suggest what are the approaches are ...
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Why is this OOTB Approval Workflow Task “Canceled” and Approval Status “Rejected” automatically?

We have a basic [OOTB] Approval workflow. A user uploaded 5 documents simultaneously via Open with Explorer. For 2 of the documents, the Version History of the associated Task list shows the ...
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Coercion Failed: Unable to transform the input lookup data into the requested type

I am getting this error "Coercion Failed: Unable to transform the input lookup data into the requested type." intermittently in a SP designer Reusable workflow.This workflow is triggered on item Added ...
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Sharepoint CacheManifestLink WebControl

Any ideas on what this control does? Checked in MSDN , it has not mentioned what it does
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SharePoint removing last byte from uploaded file

I'm facing a very bizzare error in SharePoint. Basically, when I upload a file to SharePoint using a custom form and a normal attachments field control: <SharePoint:AttachmentsField runat="server" ...
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Content Search query, filtering using managed meta data

In a Sharepoint 2013 template, I'd like to get all contacts in a contact list filtered by their selected categories using Content Search. I do know how to get contacts based on a single value, but how ...
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Aspx page that create filtered view based on argument

I use Sharepoint 2013. I have two lists generated by PS everyday. List A Client Col2 Col3 1 aaa bbb 2 ccc ddd And List B : Client Col1 Col2 1 Info1 Info11 2 ...
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Using Rows/Row twice in xslt

I want to use Rows/Row twice but I have no idea how to do it. So I just wrote Rows/Li but it doesn't work. I have two different functions but I don't know how to reference them. How can I change ...
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Initialize a Guid variable

I have to write event receivers for SharePoint lists (SharePoint 2013). For logging purposes, I am declaring my Guid variable (corresponding to a Project) globally and then assigning a value to it ...
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SharePoint 2013 Update Author/“Created By” Through Workflow or Custom Action

I need to update the author of list items. The list item is being created by a separate workflow. SharePoint (as expected) is using the workflow user as the creator. One of the fields in the list ...
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How to programmatically access a publishing site's current navigation settings

I can see the current navigation items using the (SP2013) Site Settings Navigation page. Problem is, I'd like to access this set of items programmatically, and in particular, to discover which ones ...
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Force users to enter document metadata before creating a new document in Sharepoint 2013 document library?

First off, I'm new to Sharepoint. With that out of the way, I have a document library based on a custom content type. When working with Sharepoint document libraries some users find the document info ...
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Include js file in Page Layout, after jQuery file in Master Page

I'm trying to include a javascript file in my page layout file. I already have it inside the "PlaceHolderAdditionalPageHead" Content Placeholder, and it includes the file, however I need it to be ...
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Mobile Design not working on WIndows Phone [closed]

I have following jquery script $('#difoot').click(function (e) { $('#visdis').toggle(); $('#disfootr').toggle(100); ...
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Reporting Service: SQL Agent Status can not be determined

I am configuring Reporting Service application on my SharePoint environment, I have installed Reporting Service SharePoint AddIn onto my Application server, when i go to Provision Subscription and ...
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PowerView Configuration: unable to load report designer

I am configuring PowerView for my SharePoint enviornment. I was able to configure everything perfectly in a single server environment, however i am having challages in getting PowerView to work on a ...
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Propagate Lists through variation sites by PowerShell

Is it possible to propagate a list to a variation site by powershell?
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Get Current Custom Sharepoint List Item Row Number for XSLT

... <xsl:apply-templates select='Rows/Row'/> </xsl:template> <xsl:template match='Row'> <li data-target="#carousel-example-generic" ...
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check user permissions for specific file in sharepoint client object model

I want to check if specific user has which permission for specific file or folder of any document library in share point client object model.
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Can't set ChromeType to none for custom web part

I have a site collection with variations on. Arabic (source) English (target) I have added a custom web part on a page. If I edit that web part (I am not doing it programmatically), go to its ...
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Why can't I filter a managed metadata column in edit mode?

I've started using a very small folksonomy to test out the waters with our a beta user group as a part of our 2013 rollout. I've read this article (under "Major Improvements in Quick Edit") that says ...
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Overlay exchange calendar with SP 2013 - bug?

Our organization is using Office 365 + SP 2013 on prem. I'm trying to overlay a calendar from Exchange and getting the generic error 'Something went wrong'. The ULS logs are not helping to describe ...
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FAST Search on user profile propeprties

I have a requirement for FQL search on SharePoint User Profile (SharePoint 2013). I can't use KQL since it doesnt do 'contains' searches. I created a copy of the 'Local People Results' result source ...
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Can I create a Custom CreatePage.aspx (Enterprise Wiki)?

Is is possible to make a custom CreatePage.aspx? What I would like to do is add the EditForm page to the CreatePage so it can pull fields from the custom page layout. With the fields pulled from the ...
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Content Search Web part to other Site collection

I need to create a Content Search Web part restricted to a specific URL. I have to show the documents from a list in an other site collection. Is it possible? I'm trying but I do not see results.
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SharePoint sitemap, servername instead of URL

Our sharepoint 2013 sitemap.xml is using the servername instead of the URL, what is the process to fix it? Note that our servername is not in the public DNS, only our URL. <!-- Generated: ...
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remote event receiver webprovisioned not firing

following is my code to have webprovisioned event receiver but nothing happend, it seems it is not firing at all. the AppEventReceiver file EventReceiverDefinitionCreationInformation ...
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Error 404 when Pairing Workflow Server with SharePoint 2013

when I try this in powershell: Register-SPWorkflowService –SPSite "http://spserver2013" –WorkflowHostUri http://spserver2013:12291" –AllowOAuthHttp I get this error: Register-SPWorkflowService ...
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Is it possible to Copy External List item Directly to Custom list

I want to know whether I can copy External List items directly into Custom list in SharePoint 2013. also I want to know whether I can convert Text Field from External List to Person or Group field.
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Add Link TopNavigationBar to a publishing site by powershell

I have a site collection with some sites (Publishing theme). I need to add some links to the top navigation bar and the quick launch by Powershell. $web = Get-SPWeb "http://myurl" $newLink = ...
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Sharepoint 2013 App live on the MS store

Finished my SharePoint hosted app which is now live on the MS store, quite a few of the issue i had round the development of it were solved on this very site so I thought i would put out the link ...
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Remove reference to Publishing Feature from site template

I have a custom site collection which I package as a wsp to deploy as a custom solution template to multiple sites. Accidentally, years ago I've activated Publishing Features in my site template and ...
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SharePoint 2013 Before and After Properties ALWAYS null

I'm unable to get properties.AfterProperties and properties.BeforeProperties. public override void ItemUpdating(SPItemEventProperties properties) { Validate(properties); ...
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Custom master page will not locate spfont file

I have a project that has a custom master page created from seattle.master. The only change in the .master file is the addition of a <SharePoint:ScriptLink> tag pointing to a copy of d3.min.js ...
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Creating a custom menu with metadata navigaion

I have been busy customising a HTML Master page. Initially, I set up (managed meta) global navigation with the appropriate snippet and showed how users can navigate to business and team pages. After a ...
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Memory leak in SPActiveDirectoryClaimProvider?

while playing with custom claims provider I've found interesting thing in SPActiveDirectoryClaimProvider. If you investigate a code using any .net assembly browser\decompiler (.NET Reflector or ILSpy) ...
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How to create a Web Part from a KPI

I would like to create a number of KPIs that management can add/arrange at their own discretion on their personal My Sites page. I have some KPIs already created on a separate Business Intelligence ...
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Information Management Policy Settings Link is Missing in Sharepoint 2013

I can't find the Information Management Policy Settings anywhere. I've found a few posts that tell me to first go to Site Collection Features and activate the Library and Folder Based Retention ...
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Provision Master Page / Page Layouts in SharePoint 2013: App vs Feature

I was looking at a video, and the presenter created a scenario to push master pages and page layouts into the Master Page Gallery and set the master page of the site collection by use of an App. In ...
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Generate Reports from the survey application developed from the SP 2013 OOTB template.

I've created a survey application using the SP 2013 OOTB template. How do I access the data to generate reports?
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SHP2013 - Link to MySite in newsfeed points wrong URL

In my main page when the user is logged in, there is a webpart (Micro Newsfeed one) which shows MySite activity for the user. That is working well, the problem comes when the user is a new one and the ...
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Invalid JSON. A token was not recognized in the JSON content

I fetch data from Sharepoint using perl on a linuxmachine. This worked real good as long as I only had to read data from there. Now that I also have to change data on Sharepoint I'm stuck. Altough ...
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XsltListViewWebPart not working in Sharepoint 2013

I am having an issue with getting the XsltListViewWebPart working in Sharepoint 2013 installed on a Windows Server 2012. The Sharepoint error log is this: Area : SharePoint Foundation ...
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SharePoint Federated Authentication not working with other Applications

Following on from a previous question I posted, I have configured SharePoint 2013 to use ThinkTecture Identity Server by following the guide posted here: ...
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Crawl Property not getting created for WCF service Specific finder Method SharePoint 2013

I have created a WCF service with two methods viz ReadItem and ReadList. Problem is that crawled properties are not getting created for ReadItem Method. Any suggestions ?