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Connecting DataView webpart to Listview webpart

For a customer I have to display related data on a CustomDispForm.aspx page. So I started to add a Listview webpart tot the page showing content from the list with the related data. But when I tried ...
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Workflow does not start on first item of the calendar day

I have a very strange behaviour of a workflow in a document library. The SPD workflow is set to automatically start on creation. However, it does not start on the first uploaded document of a calendar ...
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Very slow migration from SQL Server to RBS

I am migrating 500GB data out of SQL Server and into RBS. It has been running for 4 days now and only 250GB data has been migrated. Is it normal?
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Removing add “From SharePoint” feature in a forum

Whenever a user wants to start a topic in a SharePoint forum or respond to a topic, he can add an image or a link "from SharePoint". When he clicks on "from SharePoint" he is shown a page where he ...
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CSS and JS using cached version

I have successfully deployed an Image Slider but have been asked to update some of the CSS styles. I have been trying to change some of the styles (size of containers mainly) however any changes I ...
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Make a rich text editor fit on a fluid form (100% width)

We have set up a custom edit form with two columns that are 50% wide. In one column there are some plain text column entry fields and we can make them conform to their parent container with: #our-id ...
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InfoPath form gives error on activation in site collection

I am working with InfoPath form with code behind i.e VSTA and encounter Cannot publish the following form template: TestForm.xsn. Check events log for details. while activating the form on the site ...
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SP Designer 2013 bind parameter to item name

Trying to bind a parameter to the name of the item. I've found all kinds of examples of how to bind to the query string: <ParameterBinding Name="myParam" Location="QueryString(ID)" DefaultValue="0"...
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Server was renamed without running Rename-SPServer. Now what?

SharePoint 2013. SharePoint and SQL are installed on the same box. Service Pack 1 was installed. At this point, prior to running the config wizard, someone decided that it was a good time to rename ...
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SharePoint 2013 Audit Log Reports missing requests

We use built-in SharePoint 2013 Audit Log functionality to track accessed reports and documents. Audit Log reports are mission critical for us. SharePoint's content viewing report shows some audit ...
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SharePoint 2013 Foundation - Custom List Form “no provider schema” when trying to connect web parts

I am using SP2013 Foundation. I have created a custom display and edit form which both use the DataFormWebPart. I am adding a XslListViewWebPart and attempting to connect the two. The ...
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Create tasks programmatically in Project Server 2013

I'm trying to create a simple task in a Project, using Project Server 2013 CSOM. I have looked everywhere, but i couldn't find anything that would solve this issue. I can create a new empty project ...
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Hide options from ECB Menu in SharePoint 2013 Library

I have added a document in a document library. I am trying to hide an option from ECB Menu How do you hide any options from ECB Menu? Update: Each item has a column "x" with different values. So, ...
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Publishing Web partially broken - no page layouts

I have a web (the root web) where the Publishing Infrastructure Feature is activated on site level and inside the same web (root web of site collection) the Publishing Web Feature is also activated. ...
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Not all document properties can be edited with Contribute permission

User has Contribute permissions. When they edit a document's properties they cannot fill a People Picker field but they can fill the other fields When we were on 2007 they could and now we are on ...
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How to create a new custom link in the SharePoint Suite Bar (?) on the right

I need to create a custom link which open a custom application page. Here is a screenshot of what I exactly mean: How can I create such a link on this bar which only opens a .aspx page? Update I ...
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Sharepoint Form based Authentication logout problem

I have used forms based authentication in my SharePoint 2013 project. I added the following parameters to the web.config and made the form-based authentication settings from the Central Administrator. ...
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Login as different user while opening site in SharePoint designer 2013

I have opened one site in SharePoint designer (SPD) 2013 and used some login. Now I want to open the same site with different login name but don't see any way. I tried to google and found article ...
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Duplicate HSTS header

This is an odd one. Like I do on other IIS sites, I set a custom header, Strict-Transport-Security: max-age=2592000. It works great. But on my SharePoint 2013 server, it always comes back to the ...
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How to resolve errors with Event IDs 6482 and 6398 in SharePoint 2013?

In my event log I see this error generating every minute (Event ID 6482): Application Server Administration job failed for service instance Microsoft.Office.Server.Search.Administration....
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Will the User Information List data remain after deployment to production?

We have a deployment process that updates our production server. It does not create a site collection so that the existing live site collection and content does not get overwritten. Does this include ...
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Is it Possible To Limit Permissions for a Time Period?

Is there a way to limit users access to a SP2013 page for 5 days, then auto delete their permissions? This will be used for SharePoints OTB survey and I would like the users access to be removed ...
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JS Link and CSR: How to use Default sorting/filtering and override header

I'm using JSLink to customize list views. I actually override the complete view,. Header, body and footer (because the default HTML code of Sharepoint is quite a mess and quite impossible to style via ...
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Thesaurus working, except for in People search

I recently added a thesaurus to our search app. It works great when searching Everything. However, it doesn't work when doing a People search. For example, one thesaurus entry is HR,Human Resources. ...
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Relative URLs in Quick Launch for Site Template

I'm putting together a site template in SharePoint 2013. In the Quick Launch I want to add links to pages in the Site Pages library. It seems there are restrictions to what can be entered as a URL: ...
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SP2013 disable people picker and date field

What is the easiest way to disable the people picker in SharePoint 2013 - without resorting to editing the display template in SharePoint designer? I have tried several JQuery approaches but none of ...
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Sharepoint 2013 workflow in arguments - Visual Studio

I’m currently attempting to send some variables to my workflow instantiation. Workflow instantiations should be able to accept any variable to my knowledge. I've managed to successfully send a string, ...
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Bundle SharePoint JavaScript files inside SharePoint hosted app

We have a SharePoint hosted app. This app require some scripts from SharePoint; MicrosoftAjax.js, init.js, sp.runtime.js, sp.js, sp.taxonomy.js and sp.workflowservices.js. We load all these from /...
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Disable Enterprise feature on all site collections except one

How could we disable Enterprise feature on all site collections in a farm, except on one site collection? Is it possible at all?
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How to get newsfeed entries with powershell?

Is it possible to use powershell to get the latest newsfeed posts for a user? How can this be done?
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AJAX request to set lookup column from second list

After making an AJAX request, I have been able to populate fields on a form. However I also need to set the value of a look up column to the same value from the second list (LIST A and B both have a ...
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Filter docset contents on edit form

Created a custom edit form for my document set. I want to show the documents (if any) that are included in the document set on the form. I open the form in SharePoint Designer 2013 and insert a data ...
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Web Crawler for SharePoint 2013 with JavaScript

I'm kind of a SharePoint noobie still, but have been tasked with creating a "web crawler" to search through a certain site url within SharePoint. So, given the url, I want to output the pages nested ...
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Hide Title column links in the print out

In a custom list view, we are using Title(Linked to item with edit menu) or the the Title (linked to item) columns. However when the list is printed it shows the underlying links/urls in addition to ...
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Newly created DocSet has been modified

I'm using SPServices to create a new document set and that is mostly working correctly. var docsetName = makeSafeName(docsetTitle); var promise = $().SPServices({ operation: "...
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SharePoint 2013: Do list item retention policies update items automatically?

I was prompted with list view threshold error when testing a workflow on a SharePoint subsite. I am trying to get a workflow history list of that site to automatically delete items after 30 days by ...
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Is it possible to create a Link to a Document with REST or JSOM?

Is it possible to create a SharePoint list item that uses the Link to Document content type? I would like to be able to add new links with REST, but JSOM could work too. I was thinking if I could just ...
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Can SSIS OData results return all records in list?

I have an OData source that is set to return the top 500 items of a list. I want to be able to return all records even if list exceeds 500 items. Can this be done in SSIS? If so, how would I go about ...
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Remove Workflow Manager scopes?

Is there any way to remove additional scope that get's created when you create a connection to multiple SharePoint Farms from a Workflow Manager service server? Register-SPWorkflowService -SPSite ...
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Pass date as parameter in REST request

I've been banging my head against my desk for a while now trying to use this REST endpoint in order to convert local time to UTC time. The specific url I'm using is this: http://<sitecollection&...
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Sharepoint 2013 - show edit to admin only

I hope this has not been asked before (I did a few search's on here first). I need to be able to only show the Blue & Grey SharePoint Bars to admins - for all other users I want to be able to ...
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Validation Settings Not Showing in List Settings SP2013

I can't see an option for Validation Settings or Catalog Settings for my list in SP2013. What permissions should my admin provide me in order for those two options to show? These are the settings ...
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Re-order SP2013 views

How do I re-order the views? E.g. "To be invoiced" to appear where "Current invoice" appears
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Upgrade MOSS 2007 to SharePoint 2013

I am running a MOSS 2007 farm as described: 1 Web Front End Server (IIS 7, Win 2008) 1 Application Server (IIS 7, Win 2008) 1 SQL Server (Win 2008) Content: 1.5 TB across ~3500 site collections (...
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SPQuery returns wrong values

The Setup I have a list with 2 extra columns. Target Audience: Choice (Relevant/Everyone) Tags: Managed Metadata field (multiple) When I choose in the "Target Audience" field "Everyone", this ...
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ADFS 2.0 configuration in SharePoint 2013 - differentiate windows and external users

We have configured AD FS 2.0 for our SharePoint 2013 site and we are using claim windows account name for login. Its working fine, but now client has changed the requirements. The new requirement is ...
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How to build search query to filter data based on null value?

I have configured the people browser based on Search service. I want to show only those employees who have some value in user profile property. I have created the managed property for that custom ...
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Problem to deploy dashboard to a sharepoint site using dashboard designer sharepoint 2013

when we try to deploy a dashboard to sharepoint site we faced below issue,but other sites in same web application has no issue. an error has occured attempting to contact the specified sharepoint ...
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Get Email from Name using workflow

I am using SharePoint 2013 Online and I need to get the email address using the name of the person. A single text field had the user name in it and using that, I need to retrieve the email address of ...
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How to alter the default location when inserting a link?

When using SharePoint 2013 how do I go about changing the default location that Insert > Link > From SharePoint goes?