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Group by managed metadata column returns null for contribute users

I created a term set called Organization and added a few terms. I then added a column called Organization to a library and set the column to use a managed term set. I chose the Organization term set ...
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SharePoint 13 Approval Workflow. Can not select a template

I am unable to select a workflow template, and therefore unable to click Next I see "Disposition Approval" and "three-State" but can't select either of them. I enabled and disabled Workflows in the ...
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AD Security Groups not working with ADFS 3.0 on SharePoint 2013

I'm working on configuring SharePoint 2013 to authenticate with ADFS 3.0. I have SharePoint setup to use Windows NTLM for search to crawl and then have the site redirect to the ADFS login page ...
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JS Error in sp.runtime.debug.js

sp.runtime.debug.js?rev=VFkBZgkYpbAZS6abSrBqIg%3D%3D:2814 Uncaught Sys.ArgumentNullException: Sys.ArgumentNullException: Value cannot be null. This is in: sp.runtime.debug.js ...
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Most used authentication type in SharePoint

Can anyone let me know which is the most widely used user authentication method in SharePoint Servers ? I found the user authentication methods available in this link
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Iframe in web part page SharePoint 2013

I have a WebPart page with drop down toolbar. Every item/element of toolbar is a link to some other site/page. For time being, when users click on item/element in toolbar, selected page opens up in a ...
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Exclude Specific List Items from Search

So I have this scenario: I have a list with a column called Status The status field is either Open or Closed What I want to do is to only include in search results items whose status are Open. Is ...
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SPClientPeoplePicker.SPClientPeoplePickerDict is empty in ie 10

I created a Search display Template for booking events. In this exists a Peoplepicker usercontrol, that preloads the current user. This works very well on all browsers... except IE...specially IE ...
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How to remove user form SPGroup using SPServices

I am using below code for removing user from particular group using SPServices. In complete function alert is showing success, but in XData it is displaying User does not exist or is not unique. I ...
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SharePoint Designer 2013 changes “&” to “&” in hyperlink url

I'm having occasional issues with SharePoint Designer 2013 apparently trying to encode hyperlinks when I open (or save) a webpage using "Edit File in Advanced Mode". Specifically it converts & ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Is there a way to get columns headers to wordwrap and freeze

I've created a custom list in SharePoint 2013 that has 28 columns. I'd like to remove the white spaces between the columns and wordwrap the headers. I'd also like to have the headers freeze at the ...
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Can I use autonew macro on a word template in SP2013 and save resulting file as a .docx?

MS Office 2013 Professional Plus Sub AutoNew() Order = System.PrivateProfileString("https://SharePoint/Shared Documents/Logistics Section/Logistics Help Requests/Tracking Numbers.txt", _ ...
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changing service accounts password - powershell way

I have about 10 service accounts for SharePoint 2013. Is there a good PowerShell script that I can use to change the password for all of these accounts? I have seen this ...
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SharePoint REST ODATA Exception

When querying the ODATA service, every second query fails with the following SOAP exception (Unhandled exception encountered while forwarding ODATA request to the App Server): <error ...
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Where is the location of /SiteAssets for sharepoint foundation server 2013

I want to change the company logo.so under the site settings, looks and feel, Title, Description, and logo, when I upload the .jpg, it only loads the logo to the homepage, but doesn't populate down ...
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SP13: Upload Image and Appear on a Page

Scenario: I am not sure if this is an out of box way to do this. If I upload a photo to a library I want the photo to appear on the home page in particular section of the page with a border...etc. ...
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Product Catalog and CSOM

Is it possible to use CSOM to configure a Product catalog site, and to provisioning Site Collections that used the product catalog that is connected to a Product catalog?
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Searchable column content cannot be found in search

I have a managed property (multiple lines of text in user profile) that is both queryable and searchable. Problem is that I cannot search for words written in this field in people search. No results ...
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SharePoint Online REST: Get User Profile Properties in 2013 Workflow

I'm looking for some help with a REST call I'm attempting to make in SharePoint Designer 2013 Workflow. The site is on SharePoint Online. The call is to get info related to a specific user account. ...
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Hide ECB item in SharePoint 2013 list view with grouping implemented on it

I came across this answer - http://sharepoint.stackexchange.com/a/115553/32642 It works perfectly if list view don't have grouping. But in case of grouping it is not working. Can please any one ...
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Custom login page for windows authentication?

We are running on SharePoint 2013 On Premise, Claims Based Authentication, windows Authenticaton (NTLM). Is it possible to change the normal "username/password" popup-window to a web form (of any ...
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Automatically include last modified date / user when inserting a link to a document in a page?

When creating or editing a page, I can Insert a Link From SharePoint. This opens a window letting me "Select an Asset". If I choose a document from a document library, the link also automatically ...
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Multiple Lines of Text field set to Append Changes to Existing Text is duplicating its changes

We're using a Multiple Lines of Text type field with the Append Changes to Existing Text option enabled as a Comment field on a table on a SharePoint 2013 site. Ideally, key changes to the record ...
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Add new page button missing from site actions dropdown

Until today, the content creator for my company's intranet would use the add new page button in the gear button drop down to create new pages. Today that button disappeared and none of us had changed ...
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Save button stopped refreshing

I'm having an issue with using GenFireServerEvent on a save button to save and refresh on a SharePoint 2013 site. Here's my code: <input type="button" value="Save" name="btnSave" ...
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Missing files and assembly

I found some problems with my Farm. The first problem I noticed was when I tried to make a new workflow in Designer. I got several errors; most interestingly, Microsoft.SharePoint is missing. I got ...
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create Hyperlink on 07 powerpoint presentation to Word bookmark file on sharepoint 2013

Hyperlink in Power Point 2007 to Word .docx bookmark not working on SharePoint 2013. Link works when .docx is not on SharePoint.
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Image Banner not displaying for read-only users

On one of the Site Collections we have in SharePoint 2013, we created a custom banner. The banner is not displayed for users who have read-only access to that Site Collection. Is there away for us to ...
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Workflow to send a List?

I have a Birthday List, and I need to write a workflow to send a list of those who meet years two days in advance, and send an email to those who fulfill years on the day of.
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User with full control getting Access Denied message on Information management policy settings

I'm completely stumped. The user has full control of the site (not the site collection, a subsite under a site collection) and on the specific list where he wants to apply information management ...
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Office files won't open in SharePoint 2013 again

Is there any other answer to the above question in addition to the ones suggested in the link describing that a link in Sharepoint 2013 cannot be used correctly other than e.g. copy a shortcut of the ...
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The remote certificate is invalid error

In my webpart i am trying to call url to get me xml but i am getting error The remote certificate is invalid according to the validation procedure. `WebException: The underlying connection was ...
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SharePoint 2013 and SQL Server 2012 Service Pack 3

Our DBA wants to apply Service Pack 3 on SQL Server 2012, has anyone installed SQL Server 2012 SP3 on a SharePoint 2013 farm? Any catch outs? Any articles that show it is supported?
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Document set properties not syncing to folders

I'm using document sets in SharePoint 2013. Inside each set, are some folders. I've found the "document set fields synchronization job" that updates fields from the doc set metadata to items inside ...
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How to create a SharePoint 2010 list item by using a SharePoint 2013 workflow with REST POST?

I want to create a list item on a SharePoint 2010 Server Site by running a SharePoint 2013 Workflow using "Call Http web service" REST with POST method.
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List/library view web parts can not be viewed by anonymous users if XSL is applied

The institution I work for has their public-facing website built in SharePoint 2010. We are working on upgrading it to 2013. On our 2013 test server I have an issue where anonymous users can't see ...
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Hide empty columns in view

its possible to hide empty column(s) from view(webpart) in Sharepoint 2013? I was looking for any javasript solution, but unfortunately i have found only solution for boxed style. Hide columns from ...
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Workflow to copy a document from a sharepoint 2013 to SP 2010 document library

This is the scenario: I have an instance of SharePoint 2013 Server with a Document Library. I have another server with SharePoint 2010 installed. I want to create Workflow in SP2013 instance that ...
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How to give group visitors permission to run custom JS?

I have a custom JS file located in siteassets in the homesite https://companyxxx.sharepoint.com/SiteAssets/scripts/custom.js I have added this JS file in the masterpage of one of my collections and ...
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Why aren't my content types available?

In SharePoint 2013, I have created site content types in the ECH all from the document parent content type. In an effort to keep my custom content types easy to manage, as these are all for process ...
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Servers in Farm: Upgrade Required

I am trying to clean up issues on SharePoint 2013. My Farm is an in place 2010 to 2013 upgrade. In Central Admin under "Servers in Farm" (/_admin/FarmServers.aspx) my Server is reporting that I have ...
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Error while adding user to SharePoint group using CSOM

I'm facing error while trying to add users into the SharePoint groups using CSOM. When I try to add user by passing user name as "domain\V*****" (all users start with "v" character), it through error ...
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InfoPath form gets redirected to another SharePoint list after submission

I have a customer who uses infopath forms to create list items. When a new form is created that select a category which has a corresponding folder in the list library. We've worked with them for ...
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Copy Library/List in SharePoint 2013 2 gig

I have a library/list that is roughly 2 gigs. I need to copy it and place the new copy under a different name in the same SharePoint 2013 site. I am trying to retain the historical data and column ...
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Sharepoint 2013, access Most Popular Items in Library via Powershell

I'm creating a script to get some of the statistics SharePoint 2013 offers in a single file. The problem I'm facing is that I'm not able to get the most popular items for my document libraries. My ...
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Access Sharepoint 2013 List using REST Web Api

We have Intranet in our organization in which we have one list called announcement which also consist one custom column. Now I want to read that list data using rest api for mobile app of our ...
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Activating BCS in sharepoint 2013

I'm wanting to use BCS in my SharePoint environment and i came to the problem of the database. Can we connect multiple databases on different servers? Can we select the database from its IP ...
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Value of field “Persons” is not being displayed in Workflow

I have a list called "Hotel Booking". It contain a field called "Persons" whose type is Person/Group. I have made a copy of SharePoint default approval workflow and making changes in it so this field ...
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Isn't this SharePoint design issue that it resets IIS when ever you deploy a solution?

Let's say I have two web application and inside those I have 2 site collections each. If I deploy a visual web part for sitecollection1 then it does IISRESET which means all sites will be down for a ...
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Multi selection list box greyed out

I made a copy of SharePoint's default "Approval" workflow and then edited its approval form in InfoPath to add a multi selection list box (I am showing check boxes) which is reading values from a ...