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SP2013 Custom Workflow Deployment issues

I have a custom sequential workflow that works fine when deployed from Visual Studio in my development environment. To deploy to the test environment I follow the following procedure Deactivate ...
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Filtering & Redirecting emails sent to ShPt Document (or drop-off) library

A client has the following requirements (SharePoint 2013 Standard Edition): Send an email (with attachement) to an email address that feeds into a SharePoint library. Before depositing anything in ...
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Creating a searchable phone directory in SharePoint 2013

We are using SharePoint 2013 and have setup the user profile sync with AD. Is there a way to create a phone book in SharePoint? I have found an OOTB solution. I am following this article. I have ...
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App Part VS Webpart

What is difference between an app part and web part in sharepoint 2013 ? I only know apps load inside an iframe .
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Adding branded Quick Launch Menu to a 2013 Custom Layout Page

I have build an html master page with bootstrap header and footer, referenced JS and CSS. Not much in the way of snippets apart from a search box in my header. All good Ok, now I have created some ...
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Can I toggle Named item in one Excel Web Access web part via a filter web part

I have two charts that are named as follows in one workbook: ChartX (line chart of revenue) ChartY (bar chart of happiness) The workbook has been uploaded to our Sharepoint sub-site. In a web ...
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Get list items created by logged in user with REST api

How can I get all list items created or changed by the currently logged in user with this function? What's the correct query? // Getting list items based on ODATA Query function getListItems(url, ...
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Reading a list from a web application in central admin programatically

I have created a suitelinks delegate control which i want to read from a central list of links. This list was created in a central web application so someone that isnt a farm admin can add / edit ...
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SingleTask activity in SharePoint 2013 workflow - Change Item values of the Task and its Content Type

I use the SingleTask activity in my Workflow to create Tasks for the User. But I need to give the User more information than just Body, Title, DueDate and AssignTo. So I created a Content Type which ...
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Create Workflow programmatically

I'm about to create a custom workflow editor application for creating, configuring and publishing basic SharePoint 2013 List workflows. I've found this A new and interesting feature of the ...
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Create “Image with formatting and constraints for publishing” site column programmatically

How can I create site column with "Image with formatting and constraints for publishing" content type programmatically in FeatureActivated method? I need to add this site column to the List
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Is it safe to remove AllItems.aspx from search crawling?

Every list or doclibrary has this page by default, is it safe to exclude it from crawling? will documents still be crawled if I exclude it?
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Mix two Result Sources in Search Results Web Part

This is my following scenario: MySite Host Site Collection with a custom page called peoplesearch.aspx peoplesearch.aspx has Refinement Panel, and Search Results Web Part (Search Box webpart is in ...
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How to add URL to list using JavaScript

I have a list with a title and a url. I'm trying to add a new url using this function function addListItem(url, listname, metadata, success, failure) { // Prepping our update var item = ...
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Adding Google Analytics to your Intranet without a fully qualified domain name?

I'd like to run Google Analytics on our farm, but none of our links are fully qualified domains (for example, our main intranet is hosted at http://sharepoint). Is there a way around this?
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Custom Ribbon Action - Disabled with Selecting Document Set

The custom action enables/disables when a list item or folder is selected/deselected. The issue I'm running into is when a document set is selected, the custom action remains disabled. The logic: ...
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How to interact with a SharePoint 2013 page in edit mode

I'm new to the SharePoint 2013 Javascript API, so I'm still bumbling in the dark, trying to figure out how to write some javascript code to interact with a Sharepoint 2013 page in Edit Mode. ...
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Using Charts in SharePoint 2013

I want to use a custom chart in SharePoint which picks up data from a list? I have not worked with SharePoint charts can anyone give me an example of a working chart? And also if there are many ...
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Office documents are downloaded instead of opened

I am having an issue with documents such as Word and Excel being downloaded instead of opened via Office when accessed via a direct URL in SP 2013. I might expect this behavior in Chrome or Firefox, ...
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Access Performance Point Filter value for Custom Webpart

I have built a webpart that effectively executes a SQL Stored Procedure in our network. I have been "provided" a requirement to have the same Webpart utilize a Performance Point Filter control ...
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Is it possible to edit list item values with SharePoint Manager 2013?

I use SharePoint Manager 2013 frequently for reading and modifying properties of objects etc. When I click on a list in SPM it also shows me a tab "GridView" where I can see all list items in a ...
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Transforming a query with two query rules

I'm having an issue with query rules that I don't quite understand. I have two query rules that look like this: {searchTerms} owstaxIdAECCategories:"Category 1" {searchTerms} ...
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Sharepoint 2013 - add task to timeline

How can I give my users permission to add their tasks to timeline, without being able to create private or public views? I played with permisions and found that the one for giving them ability to add ...
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SharePoint 2013 look color [duplicate]

I am developing a SharePoint 2013 hosted app. I would like to use in my app the color of the style site. How can I retrieve the information of the style used by the site using JS? Thanks,Nk
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Style data before putting into list

There is an application page. Data on this page is fetched from a list item. Users can enter data into the list but in form of text. I am looking for a WSYWIG type of tool for data entry, is it ...
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How to get raw text with search api

I'm trying to do a search using the search api to get some of my pages: ...
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Custom Action in application pages e.g. Search and Site Contents

I have a ScriptLink custom action, but I want this to also be in the application pages e.g. search results and site contents. Is there any way to do this? Thanks, Alex
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Edit page SharePoint designer 2013

I need to edit a page in SharePoint Designer 2013. When I open the page in edit mode, I can see the web parts but I can not edit them. How can I do it? (I need to add a CSS link in the Content ...
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Javascript on masterpage returns undefined

_spBodyOnLoadFunctionNames.push("FetchURL"); function FetchURL() { // Custom JavaScript methods var ctx = new SP.ClientContext(); ...
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How to split our SP2013 roles?

We have only 1 SP Server, with SQL Server running on it. Our SP contains 3 web apps, and 1 with FBA (does it rly matter ? because SQL etc.). How could we separate 1 web app (the one with FBA) and the ...
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How to turn off MDS on all site collections and sites?

We have got a web application with 400 site collections and multiple sites, is there a way to turn off the MDS feature for entire web application?
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Multiple instances of the same workflow started

In previous versions of SharePoint, there was a rule that you couldn't have two instances of a workflow running at the same time on a given item. On SharePoint Online (2013 version), it seems that ...
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Wher to put ContentPlaceHolderMain in custom master page

In my custom master page html I create a div for the content like this: <div class="container"> <div data-name="ContentPlaceHolderMain"><div ...
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Unique security scope number inside library

I have seen a recommendation, that there should be no more security scopes than 5000: For most farms, we recommend that you consider lowering this limit to 5,000 unique scopes. For large lists, ...
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Sharepoint 2013 delete AttachmentFiles by JS

how can I delete an AttachmentFiles of a list item by Javascript? (with REST or using SP.RequestExecutor) Thank,Nk
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403 Forbidden when sharepoint hosted app tries to access OData service

So I've been developing my sharepoint hosted app using my developer account. This has been working great so far. Now before deploying my app I've been doing some tests, one of them is running them as ...
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Can't do anything in Central Administration or Site collection features

How can I resolve this problem? It doesn't let me create a new site collection or activate sharepoint publishing feature in site collection feature. The group name is empty, or you are using one ...
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How to style the quick launch bar div to extend to the length of the page? (SP2013)

We want the quick launch bar to extend to the height of the page. At the moment there are little contents in the quick launch and as the contents increase the height of it increases. We want to always ...
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Changing to a different ADFS server without repeating access requests

Our Sharepoint site is setup to allow external users access, however, to manage it they are being authenticated via (their) ADFS. All working surprisingly well, including the site access request ...
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How do I make a dynamically created SPList read-only in browser, but editable in code?

In code, I create a SPList. I write to this list programatically, but I would like the list to appear read-only for all users (perhaps excluding admins only) in browser only, i.e. I don't want to ...
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How to Get User Active Directory Groups in Sharepoint Online

I can't find any documentation or a way to find if a user belongs to an AD group with Javascript neither with the REST API or with the client model JSOM. I have a page in a Sharepoint site and I want ...
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Sharepoint 2013 App Won't Update

I have a 2013 SharePoint hosted app. I made some changes and went through the update process (changed the app version, kept the id the same, uploaded the package to the app catalog and updated the app ...
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Can SharePoint 365 access Active Directory via REST or CSOM?

I am creating a NAPA app for SharePoint 365 and there are specs to: Display information of user from Active Directory (which is NOT 365) Push tasks to user's My Site Is it possible for SharePoint ...
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Add icon hyperlinks to grouped SP2013 list view

In SharePoint 2013, I want to take the grouped view of a list and add 3 buttons to the left of each item. In previous versions of SharePoint, I would have duplicated the list view using a DVWP but ...
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SP13: Linking within Wiki Page

I am trying to link within a document. For instance, in a word document you can have different sections and a link can be connected to each section within the document. Can this be done the same way ...
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SharePoint App VS Object Model

For designing solutions I am confused with whole Apps concept in 2013. What is Microsoft's guidance for when to use a SharePoint app and when to go for a traditional client or server object model ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Managed property value does not update

I have configure SharePoint Search with line of Business Content Source (BCS). Create Few Managed Property with this BCS. Records is crawling successfully however managed mapped property value does ...
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Wait for completion of SP.RequestExecutor [duplicate]

I am using SP.RequestExecutor to add attachments to a list item. I followed Can't upload a non-text file to SharePoint App via REST API I need to wait the completation of the asynch call of ...
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Creating Quick Links Web Part [duplicate]

I am using SharePoint 2013. There are four lists: List1 List2 List3 List4 With different users assigned to each List. Now, In the Home Page, I want to insert a Web Part named "Quick Links". ...
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keyword query language against sharepoint 2013 list items

is there any limitations of keyword query language against SharePoint list items while filtered items in SharePoint 2013. Previously i used FullTextSqlQuery in SharePoint 2010, whereas null, not null ...