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How to handle app installed, uninstalled, upgrading events?

I am following this blog post http://blogs.msdn.com/b/vesku/archive/2013/10/02/ftc-to-cam-custom-actions-and-property-bag-entries.aspx On the video and the download it shows how to handle the app ...
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How to append sharepoint required parameters for APPS, in asp.net mvc apps?

According to the documentation for sharepoint apps, we need to always append the SP Host web url, so that the app can get the context from the host web. The Sharepoint Context provider and the token ...
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How to re-use existing Search Results from a separate custom web part?

I want to leverage the information in the current Search Results on other custom controls and web parts on the page. In this instance I am talking about either the Content Search Web Part or Catalog ...
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Whats new for list.asmx in sharepoint 2013

i am using 2007 list.asmx for updating listitem from a third party application, is there any substitute now in sp 2013 ...
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Updating to SP1

Pretty new to the SharePoint game. Thus far our SharePoint 2013 implementation has been RTM. I'd like to install the SP1 update. Some of the hotfixes that have been rolled up into it address issues we ...
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Get quick launch using CSOM (JavaScript)

On my publishing site I have changed its current navigation (quick launch) to use structural navigation, showing all items under current site. I see that the quick launch shows pages and sub sites for ...
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SharePoint 2013 App with Workflow and custom Task List

In my current project, I want to create a Workflow within a SharePoint App. This Workflow uses a History and a Task List. But I don't want to generate these Lists. I want to create my own custom ...
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Receivers event for if anything changed in the web [closed]

i am looking for if there is any receivers event as if anything changed in web, it triggers, it includes custom webparts and user controls
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Hide user presence contact card popup in SharePoint 2013

On hovering with the mouse over a user presence I don't want to display the contact card. We have used this to show user presence in a custom Webpart.
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Filter and sort related data from multiple lists

I've been working on ways to collect data from a few lists, do some calculations on it and set up user controls to filter/sort that data. Ultimately I want a web part (or similar) that a user can use ...
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SP Foundation 2013: Cannot Restore File From Site Collection Recycle Bin

On SharePoint Foundation 2013, I am receiving an error when attempting to restore a file to a document library from the Site Collection Recycle Bin (AdminRecycleBin.aspx). I navigate to the Recycle ...
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jQuery REST Results = “[object Object],[object Object] etc”

We are hiding the List GUI from our visitors on some landing pages in SharePoint Foundations 2013 and displaying instead REST data harvested from the applicable lists. Since SharePoint's REST has a ...
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how to find out when a user last visited?

I'm trying to figure out when a user has last visited.So let's say I logged out of my SharePoint intranet last night at 11PM, and this morning I logged back in at 9AM, I'd like to see a message saying ...
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Users added to AD group that has permission to site don't get permission

The SP Visitors group has an AD group with permissions. Users that already existed in the group when it was added have permissions but users that are added to the AD group afterwards don’t have ...
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Quich launch with siblings and items below siblings

How can I configure (change or develop) quick launch in SharePoint 2013 so that it displays the current site and items below current site, and current site's siblings AND items below currents site's ...
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How to wait for all tasks completion in VS Workflow 2013

I have a workflow which create some number of tasks to different users. These tasks are created in web service method which invoked by workflow. It can create a different amount of tasks. I need to ...
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SP2013: Do I need to install Workflow manager on WFE or APP server?

I am using SP2013. When I create a workflow in SP designer I do not see the 2013 platform. I need to install it by the Workflow manager. Do I need to install the workflow manager on the WFE or APP ...
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Site Navigation using Managed Metadata Term Store using SharePoint 2013 [duplicate]

There are multiple lists in my site collection. And for these lists, there are multiple SharePoint Groups who can access the lists depending on the list permissions. Depending on the Logged In user I ...
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Activate only selected features on SharePoint 2013 deployment

Using Visual Studio 2010 and CKSDEV 2010, I was able to select to set of features (right click on project, select features to activate). Then using a custom deployment configuration, I used to ...
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Word Automization Service in SharePoint 2013

I am converting docx document to pdf. But it is not able to convert. I have check in sharepoint database it gives error code 3 What to do for that?
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ShowModalDialog from Sharepoint hosted app not working

I'm having the same issue like in multiple other discussions: Chrome: Cannot read property 'defaultDialogWidth' of undefined Firefox: SP.Res is undefined ...
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How can I use SharePoint Server 2013 to search for Yammer content?

What options are there for either indexing Yammer content from an on premises farm or federating search. So far I've only seen REST API that provides results for current user, but I don't think it's ...
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JavaScript code to enable - disable people editor control not working in Chrome and Firefox

I have an application page in which two radio buttons and a people editor control is there. My requirement is, if radio button "Yes" is checked then the people editor control should be enabled other ...
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Create control to upload Attachment to list in SharePointOnline

I have a custom webpart page which is used to enter some input data which eventually gets saved as a List item. Now i want to add a control to that page which enables user to upload attachments to the ...
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Uninstall/reinstall PowerPivot

I am thinking I need to unintall/reinstall PowerPivot on my SP 2013 (single-server) farm, due to the fact that I mistakenly installed it when I had the wrong version of Analysis Services installed on ...
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Find out if multiple documents were uploaded or just one

Is there anyway I can find out if a user uploaded multiple documents or just one document to a specified list, possibly within event receivers or any other way? (SharePoint 2013)
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SharePoint online, add custom ribbon button (or export list to txt)

We use SharePoint 2013 Online, so not on premise. I want to export a list to a txt file with fixed column width. Out of the box this is not possible, but in C# it is 'rather' easy. I'm looking for a ...
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Trying to use the Search API in .NET but I doesnt seem to work

What I am trying to do is to Get all sites from the search API. This REST API url works perfect: ...
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Default Approval Workflow 'This task could not be updated at this time'

I have set up the default 2010 approval workflow on our 2013 systems. The workflow works perfectly apart from an error which is given when a document is approved/rejected. When a user accepts from ...
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Change field from single text to currency Error converting data type nvarchar to float

I just noticed one of my libraries has a field as single text instead of currency. I wanted to change it but I got this error on the ULS logs Unknown SQL Exception 8114 occurred. Additional error ...
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Linking of Lists columns in SharePoint 2013

I am using SharePoint 2013. Scenario: There is a List named TestList. This list contains 4 columns AppName, AppID, Domain and Owner. Here Owner is Person field type and rest are single line of text. ...
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How can I get all sub-sites from a specific sitecollections with Search Rest API?

I am using the Search REST API. With this following url I get all sites: ...
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PowerPivot Management Dashboard: Workbooks do not update in Excel Services

[Running SP 2013 Enterprise SP1 w/ SQL Server 2012 SP1] I having a couple problems with the PowerPivot Management Dashboard. (Well, maybe more than a couple but I am focusing on these right now.) If ...
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SP13 Customizing Search Result Items [closed]

I have a custom display template for search items on a SP '13 site. I need to apply a class to the middle 'cell' of each result row. I've tried using css nth-child but this does not seem to work since ...
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Best Approach for using folders in Pages in Publishing site SharePoint 2013

What I'm looking for is an approach to organizing content pages on a Publishing site whose main contributor will be someone unfamiliar with Sharepoint (let alone SP2013). The Publishing site allows ...
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Clear image cache in Office 365 Public Website

I am working on a public website in Office 365. I have a jquery-based image slideshow program that works fairly well, but if I add or remove images from the slideshow I occasionally get the dreaded ...
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Display text under image - SharePoint 2013 Foundation

I need help in how to display the text under an image in SharePoint 2013 Foundation. I attached an image to show what the OOTB Picture Library does and what I would like for it to be: Currently ...
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“Sorry, this site hasn't been shared with you.” if using AD Security Groups directly

It's possible to use Sharepoint2013 by permitting a user directly on the site. I can either put it into a SharePoint group or give it the appropriate permissions directly. But if I add a AD security ...
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Sharepoint-hosted app - Missing workflow history fields

When running a workflow for a SharePoint-hosted app, the workflow history items are written without any data in the List ID or Primary Item ID columns. I'm trying to link the workflow history list ...
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Server Error in '/' Application after system reboot

I'm using Sharepoint Foundation 2013. I've installed some Windows Update on my Win Server 2008 R2 and then rebooted my server. After that my Sharepoint website returns: "Server Error in '/' ...
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crmlistcomponent.wsp problem while Upgrading?

I want to upgrade SharePoint 2010 site to 2013 using content database attach Method. but I have " crmlistcomponent.wsp " installed in SharePoint 2010 farm. my questions are 1)it can cause any ...
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'View Workflow Reports' link missing in newly migrated Sharepoint 2013 site

Original Sp2007 site has the link to View Workflow Reports. Migrated to SP2013 and now I cannot see the link even though the workflows are working correctly. I also tried activating the Reporting ...
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SP2013 - Calculate a coaching Score from a sharepoint list

Scenario : We use a sharepoint list with a custom InfoPath form to Quality Coach our colleagues. The list itself is a series of questions with Yes (Y) , No (N) and Not Applicable (X) as options. We ...
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How to convert date based on current users, using client side code

I have a date that I want to display to the user, and the format should be dynamic and based on the user. If I do this I get a format that doesn't fit every user. var prettyDate = ...
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Uncaught TypeError: Cannot read property 'get_current' of undefined

this one is weird I hope somebody can help me. I created a custom action for a callout on a document library. I added the javascript code in a code snippet webpart on top of the document library ...
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Display templates - style block / media queries - remove //<![CDATA[

I'm having trouble inserting style block inside a display template. See code below: <a class="articleListing" href="_#= linkURL =#_" title="_#= $htmlEncode(carouselHeading) =#_"> ...
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Create a List Item whenever an Item is created in differnet list using Nintex Workflows

I am using SharePoint 2013, Nintex 2013 Workflow. Basically, I want to add the List items from one list to another list using Nintex Workflows. Let us consider our source List as List1 & ...
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REST API call Cross-Domain to My Site Personal Site Quick Launch Links

Hoping someone can help me with a concept I am trying to accomplish. Scenario Basically I need to replicate (on a Publishing Portal) the Add/Edit Links in the left navigation of My Site Host (My ...
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Can not find my Term Store ,, all the Term store were removed

I have created a new Term store tree, and inside my Category column for my Wiki Pages , i link the Column to my metadata navigation. but now when i want to assign a new value for my Category column ...
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Create State Service Application and the Usage and Health Data Collection application

Based on this message "I am going to run some PowerShell scripts to create the State Service Application and the Usage and Health Data Collection application. These came from a presentation that ...