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Anonymous Complain-Suggestion Box SharePoint 2013

I want to create an anonymous feedback form in SharePoint 2013 for internal complaints and feedback. Anonymous to the level even site administrators should not be able to know who posted.
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How to copy (duplicate) a page?

I'm trying to just simply copy a page. Inside the pages list i am trying to make a copy of my home.aspx page. example: I want to make a copy of "home" and name it "home 2". I have tried downloading ...
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How to add SharePoint 2013 list as Project Server 2013 Data Connection in Dashboard designer

When I pick SharePoint list as Data connection, I cannot see that connection for new report. Anybody else had this issue or know the solution of this problem?
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ZIP File looses Managed Metadata values when editing

A user has created a ZIP file with meeting protocols and has tagged the zip file with our provided managed metadata (term store). Every time when he's editing the ZIP file (check out - add files) he ...
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How do I create a completely blank HTML or ASPX page?

I want to create a completely blank page where I can put anything on it. I don't want the ribbon or anything. Is this possible in SharePoint? It's a publishing site.
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unable to setup html master page with layout

I have successfully created the master page (Sharepoint 2013) and layout page from html file but unable to add webpart zones to the body. <div id="...
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Query using managed metadata field on page with multiple values

I'm using on prem Sharepoint 2013 and I have a managed metadata column called Features, which allows authors to enter multiple values. In each item that has a content type that includes this site ...
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Create Document Library using REST API in C# on Client Machine [Not in SharePoint Server]

I am working on a requirement where I need to create Document Library using REST API using C# code using Visual Studio. The main problem is that I am not having SharePoint Server environment. I am ...
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Person lookup in Excel metadata field crashes

I have SharePoint 2013 Foundation and I open Excel 2013 from Document Library, which has serval metadata fields, including Person Lookup. Now, when I press Address book icon at Excel metadata bar, ...
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Save Excel file in SharePoint 2013 using javascript from out of SharePoint webpage

How to save an Excel file to SharePoint 2013 from a javascript executing outside of SharePoint? I am struggling with this issue, There were errors like SP is not defined
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SharePoint Visual Webpart Show contactus form in popup on button click

I am creating one sharepoint visual webpart where I have Send Inquiry button on the click of which Contact us Form should open. In that form I have submit button. By clicking on submit button I am ...
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Upgrading site collection to SharePoint 2013 taking long time

I m upgrading a site collection from SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint 2013. Content DB size is 50GB and the upgrade job is running for more than 12 hours now. Is this normal? The upgrade status page is ...
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Query Builder KQL return only items/folders at top level

I'm using content search webparts with cross-site publishing in an on-prem SP2013 site. I've got a result source that is limited to a specific library using Query text: {searchTerms?} (contentclass:...
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How to display more than 5000 item in view without filters

I have a Share Point list in SP2013 which has more than 5000 items. I need to display all Items(More than threshold)in view without applying filters. Its not working for few lists.I tried creating new ...
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Debugging Timer Jobs

It has been awhile since I tried to debug a timer job; the last time was on SP2010. I have a job that updates some values in a list and I want to debug the code. I am attaching to OWSTIMER.EXE and I ...
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Tranferring content from on SharePoint collection to another

My company just acquired another company and I need to make their SharePoint site available via a different URL. The SharePoint sites are hosted by a third-party company, and I have tried their ...
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Setting Metadata Navigation settings for library causes error

I've been trying to set MetadataNavigationSettings for a SharePoint 2013 library. I have been following all instruction from Microsoft documentation and just what people are doing in general. For ...
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Where can I learn more about “ctx” from sharepoint js/html control templates?

Is there really no documentation for this? To summarize the comments, no in 2015. I have searched msdn/technet and google. My most common problem is just not knowing the right keywords to search for ...
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Could not load file or assembly AjaxControlToolkit

I upgrade a site from SP 2010 to SP 2013 and now I am getting following error: Could not load file or assembly 'AjaxControlToolkit, Version=3.0.30930.28736, Culture=neutral, PublicKeyToken=...
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Content Search Web Part: Search Fields

I'm having some trouble querying fields with KQL. I have a custom list with a field named "A". The following query returns results: path:"<My URL>" ( title:"<Text that Appears in title&...
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adding line to display template 2013

I want to add lines to an OOTB display template, pic on left and 3 lines on right. Am I missing something? I can post the OOTB template for Pic on left 3 lines on right if needed. Do I need to include ...
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Add an Enterprise Custom Field to Add New Task Interface

I have created an Enterprise custom field,I successfully add the filed in the Schedule page. But, when I try to create a new task in the Task->Add Row->Add a new Task I have not been able to add this ...
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404 error when page is checked out

I am using SharePoint 2013. Whenever I have a page checked out, viewing the page immediately gives me this error: Server Error in '/' Application. The resource cannot be found. ...
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SharePoint 2013 Usage report does NOT bulk data to the excel report

Q:I wonder if there is any boundary that is making my Usage report failing or if I missed any step in the configuration ???. I run the report on a Sharepoint web app "Mysite". After follow the ...
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How can I Programmatically log in as a user without a password

We have a requirement that an administrator can "impersonate" any user to view the site in order to help guide that user over the phone on how to use the site. We will need a textbox for example ...
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How do I get the sum of items of several document libraries using JavaScript

I have document library A, document library B and document library C. Every library has kinda many items in it. Now I would like to have a counter, which counts the amount of all items and makes a ...
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Employee Document Training

I have a fully functioning document library that I would like to, somehow, attach a list of employees that prompts me to train my team on the documents that relate to only their job. The employees ...
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How to make a page title linkable/clickable?

I want to make my Page Title linkable/clickable so that users can be able click for their home page. Is it possible to include this functionality?
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How to merge two file documents in single file? [duplicate]

I want to merge two or more document files of Document library in single document file using SharePoint 2013. How I will achieve this? Please help me. In advance Thank you.
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SPD2013 Workflow - while loop

Is there any difference in a SPD2013 workflow between using the "Loop with condition" action and having a stage transition to itself given certain conditions? Can a stage even transition to itself and ...
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Where is the “Risk and Health Assessment” for SP 2013

I used this https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=13150 but while back. Is there a similar tool for SP 2013 ? If yes, where?
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Sometimes EventReceivers does not fire

I encountered weird error and can't find even idea how to solve this. There are EventReceiver, ItemAdded/ItemUpdated attached to document library. Maybe 1 time in ~20 new documents/updates it does ...
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Start SP 2013 workflow using JavaScript object model does not start WF

I am using a SharePoint 2013 state machine workflow. In my page I attempt to start the workflow using below both ways Method 1 - using Item ID & WF subscription name var wfName = "notification ...
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Alias for Libraries' URL in explorer view

I have a SP2013Foundation single server farm. Whenever the customer create a new project in his project management tool, a new Document Library gets created in SP, using the project database id as ...
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Alerts not Being Added in Calendar list?

I'm trying to add an OOTB alert to a Calendar list where it sends and e-mail to someone whenever a new event is added. I've created the alert, but I can't find it anywhere. I created it by selecting '...
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How to find listItem by Person column in Workflow

I have a Custom list with column "User" of type "Person or Group". I want to find list item by ID of a user. When I trying to use LookupSPListItemID Workflow returns me a message Column "UserId" ...
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Only folders in the root of document library

I want to create a document library where the users are only allowed to create/upload folders in the root of the library yet create/upload documents and other files types within the folders. Any ...
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How can I add users to a list based on a Form?

In a webpart I added the following code : <script src="http://code.jquery.com/jquery-1.8.3.js"></script> <script src="http://code.jquery.com/ui/1.10.0/jquery-ui.js"></script> &...
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Why are some updated list items not being saved?

So I'm a basic administrator for our team Sharepoint 2013 Site. We have made a list for some of the users to track their progress which they will periodically update. Now its update season again and ...
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Use culture information for date format in SharePoint 2013 publishing page layouts

I am facing an issue with displaying the locale based date format in publishing page out. I have this code in page layout : <SharePointWebControls:DateTimeField FieldName="ArticleStartDate" ...
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How to increase the number of characters limit in hyperlink column type

I am using sharepoint 2013. I have column type Hyperlink in a list. It is not taking more than 255 characters for the url. Can I increase the limit? How can I do this using js?
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How to create list with form to track people responses in SharePoint 2013

I want to create a list with form to collect the user response or feedback on usage of a Software (say "X software). Like, What went well while using the software? What did not go well? Any other ...
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Collapsible Tree Structure View in SharePoint?

Is there any way to create a collapsible tree structure in SharePoint that would not only allow me to create an easily browsable structure (with + and - buttons to collapse and uncollapse each section)...
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Unable to sync calendar to outlook

Recently my company kept policy to disable PST. From that point we are unable to sync calendars from SharePoint to Outlook We are using 2013
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Can no longer Manage subscriptions for reports in SharePoint

We are running SharePoint 2013 with SQL Server Reporting in integrated mode. Recently we were having issues with our search service running so we ran the Psconfig -cmd secureresources command in ...
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Calendar Events not returning in Search

Items created in Event Calendar are not being returned in a site search. Is there something needed for this?
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Customize Lookup form field (new, edit) with JSLink

How can I get the options for some LookUp field, in JSLink? Code: SPClientTemplates.TemplateManager.RegisterTemplateOverrides({ Templates: { Fields: { Initiative: { ...
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SharePoint CU installation - Updating from Aug 2013 to May 2016 CU

I am working in an environment where the sharepoint patches are in the below level. SP2013: Farm 1 - Build Version 15.0.4727.1000 - June 9th, 2015 Farm 2 - Build Version 15.0.4535.1000 - ​August ...
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Feature that activates Custom List Action

I need to create a feature with Visual Studio that creates a custom List Action that does something. Per example, sends an e-mail, change the site name, etc. To be more specific, I want to know how I ...
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How to Open/Close a Sharepoint modal dialog using HTML instead of URL

I'm trying to open or close a SharePoint Modal Dialog. The dialog opens one time, but it doesn't open in the second time, I just get a weird title only box. Also I cannot figure out how to close the ...