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Search Using Managed Property Using SOAP in SharePoint 2013

I've been facing a search problem when I try to do a search by POST using SOAP. When using just a search term, it works fine, but when I try to add the path criteria to limit the search results to ...
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File Metada not Saved after Update()

We are downloading the Documents from a DocumentSet to a secondary fileRepository system which assigns them a UniqueID. I then need to update the DocumentSet Items with the new Unique ID per file. I'...
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does anyone have any info about the ID in a SharePoint 2013 add-in web URL?

My security engineer asked what the lifespan of the ID in the add-in web URL was. Can anyone give me any info on this ID, is it randomly generated, used always for the add-in web, changes every time ...
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How to Sync Prod SC with QA SC in businees Hours without making the PROD site Read-Only

I am in need to do some testing in 2013 QA Site Collection but the 2013 QA Site Collection is not in SYNC with the 2013 PROD Site Collection. Is there any easy way to do that without making the PROD ...
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Access Services Could not get the Secure Store Login

The following error occurs when attempting to open an Access App: Access Services: An unexpected error occurred. Exception message: Could not get the Secure Store Login 38a1819d-ca5c-e033-6ca1-...
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How to Parse GetMyProperties REST Response

This is what the pre-parsed data looks like in the console after querying http://mysharepointsite/_api/SP.UserProfiles.PeopleManager/GetMyProperties?$select=Department : I am trying to get the ...
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Search Most Popular Pages with KeywordQuery

In my Visual Web Part I need a KeywordQuery to search Most Popular Pages. Also, filter the results for Pages only.
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Connecting Lists in Two Sites

I have a list in Site A where I enter basic information such as First Name, Last Name, etc. I need (or would like) for the Site A List information to populate Site B List. Is this possible in SP ...
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Adding a Dialog box to a column description

I was wondering if it is possible to add a pop up/Dialog box to column description? I would like to concerve space by allowing the user a "view more option" with a more detailed description of the ...
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Customizing dispForm of creating a “standardview” - SP2013

For every library there is a possibility for users to create their own view on documents (such as metadata filters). Because the "/_layouts/15/ViewNew.aspx" Form is kinda confusing for tons of users ...
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List Using Old Version Of SiteAssets Form

I am using this great method for customising my forms, and it has been working perfectly until today. For some reason whenever I update one of my forms (NewFormExpert.html), it is not updating on ...
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Visual studio 2015 debugging sharepoint 2013 webpart extreme slow and will hang always

I'm trying to create a webpart for sharepoint 2013 using visual studio in C# language. I'm developing the webpart on the sharepoint server cause I don't have office development kit on my local ...
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Missing CSS after restore

I just restored a SP 2013 Foundation site collection into another farm. The restore seems ok, but the web front end of the main site is totally missing CSS. The subsites are OK: they all are using ...
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How do I create an email trigger/workflow from SP list?

I need to have an email sent to users based upon not completing an action in a sharePoint list. For instance if a task status was blank or incomplete, it would notify the user to provide the update. ...
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Workflow Cancels When it Transitions to the Next Stage

I have a 2013 List WF below. All activities are running within an App Step because users only have Read permissions on the List. I know this is crazy but just go with me on this. As you can see in ...
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SharePoint 2013 responsive branding

I want to deliver SharePoint 2013 responsive site that affects all site collections in a greenfield site. I've seen resources that mention editing the master page and adding a css file but this would ...
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Term Store auto correcting URL

In the Term Store -> Navigation Node, I have a URL that contains a "%2f". When I click save, the URL automatically changes the "%2f" to a "/". I need the URL to stay exactly as I type it in the box. ...
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Horizontal Scroll Bar missing is some web apps

I have three web apps in a one WFE farm. I have not fooled with any CSS or javascript or master pages. In the first web app, the horizontal scroll bars work just fine. In the other web apps, I don'...
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Show SharePoint 2013 Calendar Views Individually in Outlook

I have one main calendar where I made different views (vacation, on-call, training) and then I put each view on the main calendar as an overlay. I know that you cannot show the overlays in Outlook. ...
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2013SP online - find all urls for each of the documents on site

I have a SP site that houses about 10,000 documents. I need to find a quick way to have this kind of report: Document title / Document url / DocumentID I need to create a quick link for ...
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Extend the Web Application and Alternate Access Mapping is same thing in SharePoint 2013

Currently, I am a little bit confuse related to Alternate Access Mapping. Could you please clear me about this "Extend the Web Application and Alternate Access Mapping is the same thing in SharePoint ...
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calculating days past since creation time based upon the real todays date changing daily

Does anybody know a way of showing days past on view (rendering of a page), since the day an item was created. I need this number for other calculations, to color format some usefull output. I see a ...
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workflow 2010 will show a Date equal to 01/01/0001 inside the email, if the Date is empty

I am working on SharePoint server 2013, and i create a new Workflow 2010 inside Sharepoint designer 2013. now inside the Workflow i set an email which contain the following value:- [%Current Item:...
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Browse and select document library files through a Modal Dialog

I have a page which should link documents from a document library as hyperlinks in the page, so that a user can click on the hyperlink and view it. For this purpose,I need to add functionality to add ...
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Restoring site collection on different sql server version

I am planning to restore a SP2013 site collection from a farm running on MSSQL 2008r2 into a different farm which runs on 2012 MSSQL. Is it possible? Is there any issue? thanks in advance
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Workflow fired from ribbon runs previous version

In SharePoint 2013, I have developed a custom ribbon action that is associated to a Content Type, which is in turn also associated to a workflow. The exact same URL is built up under the ribbon action ...
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File Cannot be accessed by the system in SP 2013

Hi when I was trying to copy the master page in SharePoint 2013 I am getting this error can anyone help me how to fix this issue I am copying master page through admin account but still shows this ...
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Drag and Drop Upload “appears” to not work

This issue has been driving me crazy for a few days now: Issue When dragging a file (Word Document, PDF, Image, etc.) to a SharePoint 2013 document library to upload said file, it appears to upload ...
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Approval Workflow with variable number of approvers

I am attempting to create an approval workflow with a variable number people who need to approve the item. For instance if employee A is pretty low on the org chart he or she may have 2-3 people ...
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Traffic Light Status in SP 2013 List

Is it possible to create a traffic light status in SP 2013 list without any custom coding?
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Meta Navigation: Exclude deleted/unpublished pages programmatically

I am accessing the managed metadata navigation term set via CSOM in a Web Service. This term set includes many navigation terms that are configured to use friendly URL term driven pages, which are ...
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Hide form fields based on current user's department

I need to create a form which needs to be filled out by multiple departments, but each department should only see the fields relevant to them. For example: HR Name Surname Job Title Department ...
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Newly created site collection could not be found

I have a fresh SharePoint 2013 on 2008r2 installation. I create a new web application with default settings but instead of the default public url, I enter http://qwe: I go on to create a site ...
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Context menu drop down in list datasheet view SharePoint 2013

How to Disable context menu in list datasheet view in SharePoint 2013? My aim is to disable the rename column name in the Context menu in datasheet view.
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Search Results WP: Show last modified Sites (meaning documents)

Using Search Results web part is possible to show the last modified documents of the context user (Query: ModifiedBy:{User.Name}), there's any workaround to show the Sites Collections of those same ...
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Is there a way to use URL to pass filters or search terms to display a page with certain results?

I have a bunch of pdfs that I plan to have links to display certain information from a bunch of lists I am using as a mini database in sharepoint. However, but in order for the hyperlinks in the pdfs ...
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How to return a List<File>, stored in a DocumentSet, based on the Current ListItem?

I have 2 ListItems, each has a DocumentSet with 2 documents each. I'm attempting to download only those Documents attached to the current ListItem. This is my first time working with documentSets. ...
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SharePoint 2013, updating lots of records, by script?

I have a SharePoint list that has lots of columns and a priority column. Now it used to be a high - medium - low column. However last year they changed the ideas behind that, and we have now 1,2,3,4 ...
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How to add search refiner webpart in master page

I have created a custom search page and added search refiner webpart in it. I want to to get a refiner webpart under the current navigation. I tried it with css but as new items add in current ...
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Get Multi user value from another list in infopath

Could anybody please help me to resolve this issue? I've designed an InfoPath form, with some controls. I have a second list which has the values like this If the current user trying to see a saved ...
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SharePoint Multiple Check-in

Is it possible to check-in multiple files in SharePoint 2013 at once? Is there a limitation of files that you can check-in at once?
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PowerShell script for Site map

In this thread they have a script that does what I need. However when I put in my intranet site location for SharePoint I get an error saying it cannot find the object. Is the reason why the script ...
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Stop MySite Deletion

we have a user that was removed then re-added to active directory. during this time his My Site was marked for deletion. Is there a way to set a flag to remove his profile from the My Site clean-up ...
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Using Sharepoint 2013 Search.asmx with FQL

I have a website using sharepoint search services to query SP index. After migrating to 2013 I started getting this error: ERROR_BAD_QUERY Error: We didn't understand your search terms. Make sure ...
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Multiple WebPart zones in Custom Layout Page

Below screenshot is my custom page layout which will be the landing page for the site. I have designed this page as publishing page, but I would like to add web part page functionality to this page in ...
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How to find the FieldName of a Page Field in SharePoint 2013

I am creating a custom Layout page with snippets generated in the Snippet Gallery. When a "Page Field" snippet is generated, it looks something like this: <div data-name="Page Field: Title"> &...
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Activate Globally Deployed Master Page

I tried to deploy a solution to Sharepoint 2013, consisting with only master page. However, while I can activate it with GUI just fine, I cannot find a way to activate it using powershell. ...
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How to set up several alerts for different lists

I've got an alerts set up for a deployment calendar that i am implementing into Sharepoint Calendar function - Currently it's all fine with the overlays and categories and the colours match up with no ...
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SharePoint 2013 Add-In workflow - start additional task while waiting for completion of others

I'm working on custom approval workflow. The process assumes that each approver can invite other people for approval. For example, "Hey! We've forgot Tom! He should look at that document!". The ...
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Browse Button or Link for Column with Hyperlink feature in list

How can I set a "browse button" or link under the NewForm.aspx & Editform.aspx for a SharePoint 2013 list, so while users are trying to add pictures, it allows them to browse and select the ...