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SharePoint 2013 on-prem LightSwitch Provider hosted app dropdown issue

I have on-prem SharePoint 2013. I tried to follow this walkthrough from msdn. Everything seems to work fine until I don't attach the given SharePoint list template as a data source. But at last step ...
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Create a survey list through visual studio

How can I create a survey list through visual studio? I am using sharepoint 2013 and visual studio 2013.
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Invalid field or parameter requestInfo.url. in SharePoint hosted app

I am working on SharePoint hosted app. I am facing an error in the beginning of the app i.e. "Invalid field or parameter requestInfo.url." This error is came from bellow code: function ...
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Taxonomy control in SharePoint hosted app

I am creating an SharePoint hosted app. In that I have to use Managed MataData from my list. In this I am getting the Metadata from my list column to my Taxonomy control. I have find some post but I ...
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SharePoint 2013 Datepicker Not Rendering Correctly

I’m having a problem with my Calendar datepicker in Sharepoint 2013. It’s like it is missing some CSS. And I get the below error in my console : Resource interpreted as Stylesheet but ...
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How can I get the URL of a Pages List with REST API?

My question is very simple. I would like to display the recent top 10 news with the REST API in Sharepoint 2013. I'm using the following query: ...
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Deploy MasterPage to all sites current and new in a site collection?

I have been given the task of deploying some changes made directly to the Seattle master page in the root site of our Intranet site collection. My question is what is the correct way of applying this ...
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$inlinecount and $count missing in new OData API?

can anybody verify that in the new OData endpoint of SharePoint 2013 found at /_api/ does not implement the keywords $inlinecount and $count? ListData.svc has it implemented. Example: ...
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Disable site collection health check rule

Is there anyway of disabling/bypassing a site collection health check rule. For example, I want to bypass Missing Site Templates rule when I upgrade a site collection in SP 2010 mode to SP 2013. For ...
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How to get Social Comment in SharePoint 2013 using JavaScript (REST) or Search?

I have added a Noteboard Web Part in my page. Now user is adding comments in Noteboard Web Part. I want those comments count. How can I get it using JavaScript? I am using SharePoint 2013. Is there ...
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How to assign value to text property of TaxonomyWebTaggingControl?

I have a taxonomy picker control which is multi-allow type. I want to populate the text of that control. My code is: BindTaxonomyControls(); SPWeb currentWeb = SPContext.Current.Web; SPList ...
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Custom Site Collection Health Rule

SP13 provides Site Collection Level health rules which are mostly geared towards helping with Upgrade. Are these rules extensible? Can I create my own rule? For example, if I have developed a ...
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How do I update a Hyperlink field using the REST API?

I have a SharePoint 2013 page that I want to make updates to a hyperlink field in a list. I'm calling the REST API using JavaScript + jQuery. My code (my hyperlink field is Timesheet_x0020_Page): ...
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Office files won't open in SharePoint 2013

I have a strange issue where no office files will open within SharePoint 2013. When I click on any word, excel, powerpoint file I get "the webpage cannot be displayed" and there is some text added ...
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Custom Ranking for attachments in Sharepoint 2013

Is it possible to rank an attachment higher based on the hit count inside the attachment? Right now in my BDC model I have a streamaccessor method implemented. Everything is working fine when crawling ...
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Error when manually starting migrated 2007 workflows in SP 2013

We are using a tool (DocAve) to migrate our SP 2007 instance to 2013. We installed and configured workflow (WFM) manager on the 2013 server so we could make use of the new framework. We have done a ...
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Workflow 2010 is not sending emails insdie sharePoint 2013

I have created a workflow 2010 using SharePoint designer 2013, as follow:- and i assign the workflow to a tracking list. and inside my CA 2013, under system setting --> Configure outgoing e-mail ...
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Saving Site as a Template SP 2013

We are in the process of setting up a new 2013 farm. We have some PS scripts that will build it out similar in structure to our old 2007 build. We are trying to build a template site for intitial ...
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The following sites are using templates that are not yet supported after upgrade

I migrated a SharePoint 2010 site collection containing a custom site definition to SharePoint 2013 using database attach. The site collection has several sub sites created using the custom site ...
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scrollbar is not working in IE 8

we are having a bit of problem with the scrollbar in SharePoint 2013 in IE8. Anyone has got any where should look or what should I change? EDIT: We are using custom materpage, custom page layout and ...
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How to send email to all the “Assigned to” users inside my sharepoint 2013 issue tracking list

I have Issue Tracking list inside a team site on SharePoint 2013 . I need to know how I can force the system to send automatic emails to all the “Assigned To” users. So for example if someone create ...
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When trying to edit public facing site via front end, content “closes”

If I try to edit the text via the front end on our publishing site, only when I click in a publishing html field, not in fields/columns which are single or multiple lines of text or image fields, the ...
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SharePoint 2013 Ribbon Change Functioning of the Scrollbar

I have noticed on SharePoint 2013 that the scroll with the ribbon activated differently than when the ribbon is not activated. When the ribbon is activated (clicking the Page Tab), the scroll for ...
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Using Sharepoint client API to upload file as attachment in javascript

is there a way to upload file as attachment while using JavaScript client object model in sharepoint 2013? Or using web service in the middle is required? I cannot use FileAPI from HTML5. Thank you ...
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SharePoint migration from 2010 to 2013 issue

I have migrated our SharePoint development environment from 2010 to 2013. While migrating we had multiple problems - especially with our custom template, we had to make an additional step while ...
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How do we create Sub Site using JavaScript object module

My using following script to create Sub site. type="text/javascript"> type="text/javascript" src="/_layouts/15/sp.runtime.js"> type="text/javascript" ...
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Workflow Manager 1.0 will install but NOT configure

I have successfully installed Workflow Manager 1.0 (and its prerequisites) on my Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 machine that is hosting SharePoint 2013. I attempt to go into the Workflow Manager ...
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Auditing time on site collection

We have 18000 site collections, and on site collection creation, auditing was enabled with all options, because at some point auditing logs will need to be checked, probably with an external tool like ...
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Sorting on a enterprise keyword column

Ive been asked a question about sorting on an enterprise keyword column and it doesnt seem this is possible. Ive also looked to create a view and as expected its not available in the sorting ...
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Migration from SP 2010 to SP 2013

I have migrated one of our site from SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint 2013 and everything seems to be working fine, but I am facing the challenges with XSLT list view webpart and in list and libraries ...
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2013 Content Index Reset Timeout

I'm having a problem when I try to reset the content index in SharePoint 2013. When I try to reset the index from the 'Search Administration Page', the page hangs for about a half-hour then returns ...
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Sub-sites not showing in quick launch

It seems like some functionality changed between Moss 2007 and our new SharePoint 2013 site, Is there a easy way to list sub sites into the quick launch automatically or as an alternative create a ...
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Workflow creates another task on item update rather than update task

I have developed an SP2013 app which uses a workflow to assign task based on my main list. The task creation is working when i add the item. When I update that item it would seem another task is ...
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Best practice for services on 5 server farm

2 front end servers, 2 Batch/App servers and 1 physical SQL server. We currently do not have a physical load balancer for the environment. I've read technet for best practices but I was wondering if ...
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How can I count the number of posts & comments in a SharePoint 2013 newsfeed?

I need to count the number of posts & comments in a SharePoint 2013 newsfeed webpart on a page in a site. At the moment I can't see how to do this via Site Settings -> Report or Site Settings -> ...
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Does Azure-deployed SharePoint 2013 support remote blob storage (RBS)?

SharePoint 2013 and SQL Server can be installed in Azure VMs - however, does such setup support Remote Blob Storage (RBS), namely FILESTREAM RBS? I know that SharePoint Online doesn't support RBS, how ...
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Custom Master Page Ribbon does not push down content

In my custom master page, I want the ribbon to push down the content. Since it doesn't push the content down, it will be hard to edit some properties since the ribbon will simply be upon some input ...
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Creating SharePoint 2013 Application does not create IIS Site

I am trying to restore a backup of my SharePoint 2013 Farm to a new Server configuration. Everything works fine and I do not get any error messages in any of the logs that I am able to connect to the ...
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How to add custom action into the Pages tab of publishing page?

I want to add a custom action in the Pages of tab which comes when I edit the page. The publishing page is stored in the Pages Library. To made thing for single list(i.e. Pages Library) I have ...
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The query against the database caused an error

I have two farms. I restored a custom SQL Server database from farm1 to farm2. After this when I try to access my external list which fetches data from one of the tables, it is showing error: The ...
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Specified method is not supported error while assigning taxonomy fied value to list item

I want to assign the taxonomy field value to the list item which is allows multiple entries. My code is: try { SPSite site = SPContext.Current.Site; using (SPWeb newsWeb = ...
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Filter a Multiple Selection List Box in Sharepoint

I have what I thought a simple problem, but can't seem to find any solutions that work or exist in SharePoint 2013. I have a multiple selection list box in an InfoPath 2010 form. This box defines the ...
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Get Related Item ID from a workflow task list

using JSOM i am displaying a list of a workflow task...in order to allow my users to approve the task i need to get the ID of the related item. I'm guessing this is going to be in the Related Item ...
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How to get version of SharePoint 2013 installed?

How I can get the version of SharePoint that is installed on my server?
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Sort Content Query Web Part By Date

I am having some problems sorting a content query web part by date. I have referenced the post below and added the below property to the webpart, but it doesn't seem to be having any affect. ...
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Issues in WSP solutions with web application scoped resources in SharePoint 2010 mode

I am working on migration from SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint 2013. I have mounted the content database in SharePoint 2013 and also deployed the WSPs from SharePoint 2010 which were created in Visual ...
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Breaking the maximum number of refiners, limited to 20 in SharePoint 2013 search

The SharePoint project I'm currently working on uses a custom search results page. We've customized the display templates, the search results webpart, and the refinement panel. An enhancement to ...
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Customizing “Something went wrong” page by showing same header and footer as custom master page

Is there a way to customize that error page which says "Something went wrong" and then below it, it shows Correlation ID? I want this page to use the same Master Page as my Publishing site is using ...
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Sign in as different user in SharePoint 2013

I use SharePoint 2013 and I need to change my current user in my SharePoint site. How can I change my current user? How can I add sub menu (sign in as different user) to my menu ?
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How to change sign page for mobile devices

Does anyone know how to change the sign in page for mobile devices? I know how to change this for the desktop version as I can do it in the properties of the web application. But this does not affect ...