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Can't get Workflow 2013 to work

In my Farm Solution, I want to add a new Workflow with Visual Studio. It's a 2013 Workflow. I run the wizard to create it, and add something to the sequence. Then I click on Deploy. It's a List ...
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From where i can define the incomming email address for a list

i am using SharePoint 2013 , and i added a new announcement list, then i configured the list to accept emails. but i can not understand from where i can define the announcement list email address ? ...
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Error in VisualStudio 2012 when creating Workflow 2013

I receive an error in workflow designer when created new "Workflow" item in "SharePoint 2013 Empty Project" or "App for SharePoint 2013". An error when created new "Workflow" item in "SharePoint ...
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SP Designer 2013 - External Content Types & BCS

I'm currently setting up an experimental 2013 environment with BCS, following the instructions in the AdventureWorks white paper found here - ...
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SharePoint2013, provider-hosted, remoteAppUrl resolution in Elemets.xml

In my experience when a provider-hosted app is built in VS ~remoteAppUrl gets resolved according to the build profile. The end results is that all webparts' Elements.xml get their page location set at ...
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SharePoint 2013. JSLink (CSR) for field Type=“User” on EditForm

How to create custorm render for field type="User" on EditForm? I need to replace standart peoplePicker control with my custom render. Code below work without exeptions, but don't set 'Sponsor' ...
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Add image to blank page layout that will be an active hyperlink and have text to the right of it.

I need to create something like this and can't seem to do it. It's driving me crazy. I've got a blank page layout and all I want to do is add an image (that when clicked on works as a hyperlink) ...
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Cannot find RSS Viewer WebPart in Sharepoint 2013

All, I am new to Sharepoint development. We have a sharepoint 2013 server. I have a RSS link and I want to view it on a simple page. The basic idea would be to find the RSS Webpart, Add it to the ...
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how to export/import managed properties and mapping to align them accross environments

I have backed up a content db from prod to dev environments. Everything works fine, but I noticed the managed properties are not aligned across environments Obviosly I dont want to do this manually ...
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how to get with powershell the list items which have old versions of a workflow running

I have in the following screenshot many workflows, but some of them are abandoned by the users and I need to identify which ones. As I cant install sharepoint designer, then I need to do this with ...
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Managed Metadata group invisible

When I go to MMS by going to Central Administration and choose Managed Metadata Services, the group which is used for Managed Navigation is not visible, however when I go through Site Settings and ...
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Refinement Webpart with terms and child terms

I'm trying to build a news archive for a intranet. A single news article has a managed metadata column named News Categories and points to a termset named News Categories. In that column the editors ...
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SharePoint 2013 Subsite inherits Parent Navigation - Managed Navigation

I am using Managed Navigation and have Variations defined, so the root site collection has two sub sites for each of the languages.. Each Language sub site has its own Terms Set and the navigation is ...
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How to set the ScriptManager Property programmatically in Visual Web Part?

I have a web part in which I have placed an update panel. To use this web part in the Safari browser there is an issue that the whole page is refreshed instead partial page rendering. The same web ...
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Programatically download/export search usage reports

Is there a way to use powershell or the object model to schedule downloads of the various usage reports available in central admin, search service administration for sharepoint 2013 (or sharepoint ...
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Creating two web applications under different host headers

I am reading a material about SharePoint 2013; “2013 A Core Solutions of Microsoft® SharePoint® Server 2013”. And on one of the examples they want to create two web applications representing two ...
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Update panel not working in Safari browser

I have a visual web part in which one button and a label inside an update panel. When I run the web part in IE and Firefox it works fine but it does not work in Safari. My declarative part is: ...
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How to View or Open List Created in AutoHosted App?

I am trying to create AutoHosted app, in that I have created Custom list in my VS project. After this I published the app and uploaded the App file to the O365 app catalog. But I am not able to open ...
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Index was out of range. Must be non-negative and less than the size of the collection. errro while setting user profile property

I want to set the user profile property from code behind. The property is of type taxonomy(single value). Following is a code which is I am executing: SPList events = web.Lists["Calendar"]; // Term ...
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InfoPath 2013 / SharePoint 2013

I have a problem with a customized Workflow Task Form. It generates the following error: "The amount of data that was returned by a data connection has exceeded the maximum limit that was configured ...
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SharePoint 2013 - JWT - allowed claims

I'm currently researching possibilities with on-premise high-trust provider apps in SharePoint 2013 in Java. As for now ,I succeeded in authenticating user via JWT token with these claims: nii : ...
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Defining Zones Vs. Defining alternate access mapping Vs. defining host header

What are the major differences between defining Zones (intranet, extranet, etc) AND defining alternate access mapping and defining Host headers. Are these functions aim to provide the same ...
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Where/How Do I Add Backbone.js to Home.aspx Without Visual Studio

Is there a way to add an external javascript file to Home.aspx? I tried to add it to the Content PlaceHolder - PlaceHolderAdditionalPageHead but it didn't work (meaning that the link did not appear in ...
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Site Title missing from team sites

I have a migrated SP 2010 -> 2013 environment where all the team sites which were migrated and upgraded are missing the site title. If I create a NEW team site, the site title shows up just fine on ...
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office 365 outlook account not receiving emails from SPD workflow Send an Email action

I have made a simple workflow for Office 365 to send an email to the person who created an item in the list. But it's not sending the email to the office 365 users, instead i provide static others ...
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Sharepoint alternative url

I seem to be getting some weird problem. I created a form library, but when I tried to click new or to go through infopath it can't seem to access, after a while trying to find the reason it seems ...
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Improve Crawl rate

We have 2 wfe, and 2 AS. We have 18,000 sites worth 500GB of data in 5 content DBs We have continuous crawl enabled every 15 minutes, but every crawl takes about 1 hour and 30 minutes. We have ...
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Best site collection template to host a large number of lists and form libraries?

We need to create a private 2013 site collection that is capable of supporting a large number of lists and form libraries in the root. All other features will be removed/disabled. Can anyone advise ...
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Error “A new guard page for the stack cannot be created” installing SP 2013 Foundation

I'm installing SP 2013 Foundation on Windows Server 2008 R2 server with SQL Express 2008 R2 SP2. But configuring my SP site after the installation I receive this error: "A new guard page for the ...
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Problem with enabling anonymous users to Sharepoint 2013

I am trying to enable anonymous users to access the site or maybe some pages on the site and I have made the regular steps, but still it isnot working. I have enabled anonymous on the web ...
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Issue with managed meta data navigation not displaying for some users

All domain users have read permissions for the main site collection which is www.example.com. If users type in "www.example.com" they can see the main page and the full managed metadata navigation ...
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Launch SharePoint 2013 Workflow w/Javascript

Looking to launch a list workflow from script tied to a button on a form. I've been referencing this article, as well as the code from example 5, and even tried using SPServices, but have yet to come ...
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Getting number of views for a document through JavaScript/jQuery

In SharePoint 2013, it keeps number of views for a document. It only appears when someone clicks on the (...) to see the document sub-menu. Does anyone knows if there is a way to read this ...
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custom master page / branding from _layouts instead of provisioning feature

Is it possible to apply a custom master page and theme to a site from the layouts folder instead of provisioning them down to the site with a feature? I'd use code and a feature receiver, but not sure ...
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Adding huge number in list box as choice in Infopath

Are there any easy ways of adding a plurality of digits in listbox in infopath. I want to add from number 1 to number 150 in infopath list box as a choice. I should enter the digits manually number ...
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Sharepoint 2013 MySite Increase Quota

we have a SharePoint 2013 Standard edition implementation and 80 users. We are now starting to use MySites and I want to set up SkyDrive (OneDrive) Pro syncing of their documents from mysites to ...
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Using $expand with BCS External List via REST call

Is it possible to use the $expand odata keyword to expand a child (associated) entity from BCS within an external list using the REST API. Eg to get the country name from querying the customers list ...
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preventing checkout when clicking on Edit page

How to prevent a publishing page to be checked out when you click on Edit Page button. You have not done any changes yet, so no need to checkout the page.
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Upload user profile images from desktop to sharepoint using a windows service

All, I was so glad to find this community. I am sharepoint newbie and just started working on Sharepoint 2013. My task is to upload and set user profile images which are saved in a local disk (share ...
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System.IO.DirectoryNotFoundException: <nativehr>0x80070003</nativehr><nativestack></nativestack>

I'm working on a sharepoint server. It was SP2010+SQL2008 R2. I migrated it to SP2013 + SQL2012. Everything worked fine for days. I keep working on it. Then, I find that there is ONE webapp having ...
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Set SPNavigationNode to open in a new window using PowerShell in SharePoint 2013

Based off of several blog posts I attempted the code below: $n1 = New-Object -TypeName "Microsoft.SharePoint.Navigation.SPNavigationNode" -ArgumentList "People", "http://myURL", $true ...
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Add new Calendar in Office 365 SharePoint site

I just created a new SharePoint site in Office 365. My experience is with WSS and MOSS 2007, so I don't know SharePoint 2013 very well. In 2007, you have a large number of list types to choose from, ...
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Are attachments a built-in feature in SharePoint 2013?

I've seen some very mixed results while searching on the internet of whether attaching documents to a blog post is a built-in feature for SharePoint 2013 and I'm not sure what to believe. Most people ...
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SP2013 AD and import

I noticed without configuring the sync user profile service the name and telephone number come from the AD ( domain\newUser, Some Number, New User Name ). Why not the email ( or other camps)? is this ...
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SharePoint 2013 User Profile Service - Attributes Not Being Imported

My SP 2013 User Profile Service is configured to import all active users within 2 domains; external.company.com (external domain) and company.org (internal domain). The UPS is setup on the external ...
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Double click on ribbon save button

When a user add a new list item in a list, if he performs a double click on the ribbon's save button he founds that 2 list items have been inserted. How can I prevent this behaviour?
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Using Lookup Value in a JS Link Context - SP2013 Foundation

I am tasked with styling some lists for our Intranet Home Page. While I was fairly capable of this in SharePoint 2010 using Data Views and XSLT, I am trying to learn the new (and I think better) way ...
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Create a Workflow in Farm Solution. DefinitionID is zero

I want to create a new Workflow in my Farm Solution. So I right click in VS 2012 and add a new Workflow. It is a List Associated Workflow and has a History and a Task List associated. I'm running ...
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How to add List item using javascript with anonymus access in SharePoint Online?

I have a public site and I want to add a 'Subscribe Us' box to it, where anonymous users will enter there email addresses. This address will be added to a list and workflows should trigger emails. ...
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Is there a way to set the landing page of variations [without customizations]?

I know by default, when users navigate to the Variation Root Site, they are redirected to the appropriate top site of a variation label, based on the language setting of their Web browser. For ...