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Sharepoint-hosted apps login request from all users

My problem is simple and i was expecting to get a simple solution too. Instead, i already spent days looking of the reason why i get this error and possible solutions. Setup: I followed these steps ...
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Assembly Issues with Workflow

I updated a custom workflow (pure c# code) in SharePoint. Everything looked fine at first, but now I found the following errors in the ULS-Log: Load Workflow Assembly: ...
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Migrating Full Trust solutions to App Model

IS there a way/tool to convert existing Full trust Farm solutions to App Model or we will have to rewrite and re-architect all solutions?
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How to recreate a people picker (or anything else that can autocomplete names)?

I have a page on which I have a drop-down list with the names of all the groups that I created in SharePoint. When a user picks a group from that list, it will display extra information on the page ...
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SPO 2013 - How to export user profiles into an Excel sheet?

We have O365/Sharepoint Online 2013. We are using people search center as our intranet "Phone Book"/Staff Directory. Few of our employees asked if it could be possible to print out all the users and ...
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Connect to Outlook disabled in SharePoint 2013?

I have a sharepoint 2013 server which is based on windows server 2012. On one site, it has a calendar. For some reasons, If I logon the server directly, and open the calendar in IE, the Connect to ...
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Integrating a Web app from Windows Azure

I am reading an ebook: Beginning SharePoint 2013 Development. On page 6 I have read the following: "you could pro-grammatically add data from external LOB systems into your site, you could integrate ...
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“An error Occured while Running detection” Sp2013 upgrade SP1

I have a dev env where there are 3 servers: AppServer WFE Workflow Server. i am in a process of installing Sp1 on the SharePoint 2013 Server Standard Edition Env. When i first ran a Binary file ...
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Where does the Id part of a User field come from?

I am using SP web services (usergroup.asmx.GetUserCollectionFromSite()) to get the user IDs of users that I am programmatically adding to a usermulti field in a list. Apparently this is not the user ...
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Merged terms and renamed and it doesn't work

In an on-premise SharePoint 2013 Farm, I merged two terms and renamed the remaining term. When I do a search on the User Profile Field for the new term, I get no results. I ran the crawl. What do I ...
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How to prevent my Issue tracking App from saving the images that are added to the list items , inside the same folder

I found this problem inside my Issue tracking App. now i added an Issue tracking App inside my team site. but i found this problem. let say a user wanted to add a new item and he did the following:- ...
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What is the expected behavior with Navigation on Cross-Site Publishing? SP2013

I have two SharePoint behaviors in my Enviroment The first one: Standard Cross-Site Publishing. Authoring catalog has a Metadata Column with Termset A set as Catalog Navigation. On the publishing ...
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How to hide a column for some users or groups

I want to hide a column for some users or groups. How can I do this with Sharepoint 2013 ? Is there a function to Hide or Show a column for specific users?
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How to trigger the click event of the SharePoint OOTB list's new form Save button?

I have custom list in which there are two mandatory fields, and I want to ask the user if he wants to again enter the new item after one item is created. I searched over the internet and found this ...
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Can't save custom content type back to library?

I have a custom content type with a .dotx document as its template. I publish with the content type hub to a site collection. I add the content type to a library successfully. In the browser I select ...
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REST is returning '↵'

I have a problem when returning REST spaces for a textarea from a list. To get the information the REST is returning '↵' instead of space. Need to know how I change this symbol '↵' for space. ...
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List does not exist Error when adding web part Sharepoint 2013

I want to add a web part in my site collection home page containing a list that is created in on of the subsites... i looked in Google for that and it looked like a simple task to do. Almost all ...
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Can you create a hotspot in Sharepoint 2013?

I am quite new to SharePoint. I have only used the 2013 version. I have built a site where I have an image. I would like the image to have three hotspots. I noticed that it was quite easy to create ...
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Get user Login from User or Group field

I have a list with User og Group field. I've retrieved item from it, now I need to get user's Login. By reading User or Group field I can get only user id and account name. here's my code: var ...
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Content Approval Set to No In SharePoint List

I want to set content approval "no" in sharepoint list in version setting programmatically at the time of list creation. How to do that?
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Managing permission if there is a list that have different permission than its site collection

I have the following:- Team site collection. With the following general permissions:- "All users" can read Managers can contribute Then I wanted to add a “Contact Us” list of type issue tracking. ...
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2013: load custom “clienttemplates.js” file

Requirement: I want to replace the file clienttemplates.js found in C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\Web Server Extensions\15\TEMPLATE\LAYOUTS with a custom version. I couldn't find the ...
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Deleting a single item from RecycleBin gives error “operation is not valid due to the current state of the object.”

I have below code , but it gives mentioned error on ExecuteQuery() after item.DeleteObject(). Site collSite1 = _ctx1.Site; RecycleBinItemCollection collRBI1 = collSite1.RecycleBin; ...
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How do you get the default label of a term through JavaScript?

Most of this code comes from an answer to a previous question. I'm trying to take it one step further now and get the actual default label string. var context = SP.ClientContext.get_current(); ...
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Deleting files is slow

I noticed recently that when I delete files or list items (1 or 50) it takes about 1-2 minutes to process. Also, if I delete multiple files it times out and some files are not deleted. Has anyone had ...
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The Best script to configure Search across 2 servers: Redundancy, Performance, and Reliability?

I have a very simple three-tier SharePoint 2013 farm which its topology consists of: : (DB Server, Application Server, and Web Front End Server). Each server has somewhat decent resources e.g. 15 GB ...
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View Tagged Keywords in Blog Post

I am trying to configure a Blog site for end users and I have already added the Enterprise keyword column to the list. However, I have noticed that I am unable to view any of the tags I inserted while ...
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How can I add a newsfeed from a subsite to a page?

I have a site (A) with two subsites (B and C). Subsites B and C both have newsfeeds. I am trying to display the newsfeeds of B and C on a page on site A. This is all SharePoint 2013 and I haven't had ...
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Extending the Content Search web part to display a “Show all” link

I want to use the Content Search web part to display a site's latest news articles. Also, I need a "Show all" link to the bottom of the web part - this link would take the user to a search results ...
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Share a folder (break inheritance), access denied

I have a problem in Sharepoint 2013 which is reproducible. Create a document library on any site. Create a folder in this library. Break inheritance on this folder and add a user that doesn't have ...
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Cannot Create SPRoleAssignment From User in Powershell

I have the following code: foreach ($item in $head.GetItems()) { $bigboss=$item['bigBoss']; $roleAssignment = New-Object Microsoft.SharePoint.SPRoleAssignment($bigboss); } Where $head is ...
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Pass parameter to 2013 workflow

I have a SharePoint 2013 workflow that is started programmatically. I am trying to pass a custom value to the workflow. The code to start the workflow looks like this var payload = new ...
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In Library column header filtering and MMS Navigation not behaving as expected

I have a simple document library with two additional columns (A and B). I am using the MMS for column A to show a policy area. In column B I am using a drop down choice field to show the document ...
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Who has permission to see what?

We just encountered a problem in our site - 95% of the security permission settings that we had in place were lost. We have added them back manually and suspect we have added them back 95% correctly ...
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SharePoint Features Properties

I have to set my feature properties from VS. When I double-click on the file FeatureName.Feature , I do not see the properties window but VS open the feature design manager. How can I change the ...
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Distinguish between approved and not approved items (REST api)

I don´t want to ask the same question here again. But to understand the origin of my question this could be helpful ...
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How to add custom button/text in default list view in sharepoint

How to add custom column in default list view in SharePoint 2013? In list view we have view fields section. But its not allowing to add any static text. I want to add one button/text in view fields. ...
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Custom Delete Button In SharePoint Default View

I have to add delete button in sharepoint default list view. How to add delete button and delete functionality in default list view?
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Filter a List View based on data in another list

I'm looking for guidance on how to approach a problem. I have two lists, Goals and Tasks. Goals is a simple custom list with Name and People-Involved. Tasks is a task list with a lookup field to ...
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Caching problem with my Visual Web Part when adding it to my List's Create Form

I have the following web part inside my visual studio :- [ToolboxItemAttribute(false)] public partial class VisualWebPart1 : WebPart { // Uncomment the following SecurityPermission ...
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Are Markup Styles in SharePoint 2013?

Are Markup Styles in SharePoint 2013? I can see them in our 2010 site's editing ribbon, but not 2013. I need to make custom styled callouts.
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How can I get information about a term through JavaScript?

What I want to do is something like: var myTerm = getTermInfo(55c6801f-78b3-485f-b811-530bec1961e9);
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Change list template from 2010 version to 2013

Similar to: How to migrate list template from 2010 to 2013? I've old farm solution with list schema & list instance. After deployment, list has old 2010 look, and is rendered on server side: ...
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3 Server Updates for SharePoint 2013 July 2014 CU?

I've updated several SharePoint farms before successfully. My OS is 2012 R2. I currently have SP1 for SP2013 installed. For the July 2014 CU, I'm trying to wrap my head around something.. I have ...
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How to add a webpart zone using JavaScript in SharePoint 2013

Let say I can manipulate DOM to add extra DIVs to page. I need to know if it's possible to use JS to convert these divs to web part zone to display a button "Add a Web Part" (like the ones in Blank ...
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Can you use the HasRights() function in SharePoint 2013, if so how?

I am looking to limit the display of content on a custom page in SharePoint 2013. I wish to hide or display some s based upon the user's permissions. The function HasRights() seems to be what I need. ...
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When I add a CEWP my columns titles are condensing

I am following these steps to create a label on my SP new form. When i add the CEWP and insert the code snippet that is provided in the instructions my title columns condense and go from looking like ...
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Permission for Single List with OneDrive Compatibility

I'm working with an on-premise Sharepoint 2013 site. I want to share only a single list with a domain user. I found I can do this by navigating to the list, and clicking the "Shared With" button in ...
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maximum Data can be stored in sharepoint 2013

We want to store the 50TB per year,Can sharepoint 2013 can handle this.What about the performance if i have 50TB data in sharepoint. Please let me know.
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Limiting CPU usage with SharePoint 2013

We're running our SP2013 app box on a VM (not my preference, but it's what I have) and when the search component or timer service spikes to 100% CPU usage, it's pegging out the whole VM farm. I'm ...