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People Picker Workflow Suspended

I have a 2013 SPD Workflow that sets a people picker based on the person that is selected in a text field. When I trigger the workflow half of the items in the list update the people picker and half ...
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Error “The server farm account should not be used for other services.”

I'm running a SharePoint Foundation 2013 on a Windows Server 2008R2. This SharePoint works with local accounts and on the Central Admin I see this error: "The server farm account should not be used ...
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External Content Type - SQL - Filters

I create a new external list via a new external content type SQL . I retreive my data and i can display it. BDC Service allows us to view 2000 items . 1st Issue: I can filtered through a ...
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Duplicate user accounts after migrating to Sharepoint 2013 Claims from 2010 Classic

Migration went with out problems. When I get a list of users in powershell all of them looks converted to Claims Auth. How ever when I try give permission to some users I see duplicate results as in ...
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Community site alerts pretty much useless to users

We have a community site set up with several different categories. All those categories use the Category.aspx page to pull discussions from the discussion list. Users who set an alert on a page ...
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Worfklow signature line not configured correctly?

I created a signature workflow for an excel sheet. Basically, the workflow tells people they need to fill out their portion of the excel sheet. However, I'm getting this message when I'm testing the ...
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How to make this workflow?

I need to make a workflow where a document goes through a chain of people. One person begins the workflow by opening this blank new document and filling out a portion of it. Once they are done, it ...
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Import Visio Workflow in SharePoint 2013 using powershell

I received a .vwi file, which is a Visio workflow and now I would like to add it to the SharePoint workflow of a site collection. So far I have found that it can only be imported using SharePoint ...
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“Follow this person”-button broken when followed by activity feed web part

I have a rather odd problem. I have a custom Person.aspx page where I have, in the same web part zone, added Activity Feed and Ask Me about web parts. If I have Activity feed first, then the button ...
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SharePoint 2013 Activity Event in Newsfeed

I need to add custom notifications to the personal Newsfeed on people's MySites. I found several tutorials and code examples for SharePoint 2010 on the net and tried to do the same with SharePoint ...
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Creating automatic redirect wiki page 2013 foundation

I am setting up a wiki in 2013 foundation. Since people tend to use different ways of expressing the same, I would like to be able to make imediate redirecting wiki pages. I've seen several ...
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Can you display all fields from a SharePoint list without writing them specifically?

Is it possible to retrieve every field value of a SharePoint List Item and display them on a web page without specifically calling them individually? I know it is possible to retrieve all the items ...
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Uncaught TypeError: Cannot read property 'WorkflowServicesManager' of undefined from CSOM

SharePoint Online 2013. Trying to access SP.WorkflowServices.WorkflowServicesManager from NAPA (CSOM) I am getting error : Cannot read property 'WorkflowServicesManager' of undefined NAPA ...
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Powershell - Publish Designer workflow on all sites

As a follow up to my previous question on editing a workflow; Activating a Sharepoint 2013 Workflow Feature I have been able to change the contents of the workflow and publish it, however the ...
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Provider-hosted App permission

I deployed a Provider-hosted (IIS) app to SharePoint 2013 (on-prem). The app have been added to a site collection. I need to manage user authentication and authorization. I made some tests and if a ...
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How to authenticate a SharePoint 2013 REST API request from an HTML Application?

I am creating an HTML application that needs to access data from SharePoint 2013 List using REST APIs. eg - sharePointsite/_api/web/lists/GetByTitle('Test')/items. The HTML application is on a ...
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Sandbox solution feature upgrade not working all the time

I have been using a no code sandbox solution to deploy style related assets and display templates via a site collection feature. Each time we need to update these assets I do the following: Update ...
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SharePoint 2013 Visual Studio Workflow not getting updated (WSP Deployment)

Here's the scenario: I have a SP 2013 Visual studio workflow in my Staging Server. I want to replace the current workflow with the updated version. (Not add as a new version, I want to replace it) ...
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What SharePoint code determines the order of the fields in the Edit form?

Where can I find the code in SharePoint that determines the order of and what fields are in the Edit form? I have looked at the EditForm.aspx page and it doesn't look like this is determined there. If ...
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Migrating a single 2010 site collection to 2013 site collection

I have a fresh 2013 TEST and PROD SharePoint farm. At this point, I am just trying to migrate a SP 2010 Sales site collection to 2013 site collection. What are the steps for this. I did a backup of ...
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How do I add a button to a JSOM generated list?

I would like to add a button to a list that I am generating using JSOM on a SharePoint page. I want this button to trigger a link in a pop-up window that changes based on the ID of each item in the ...
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Encryption for Sharepoint 2010 / 2013

I'm looking for File encryption on file shares where multiple users have to access a file. My first approach was EFS but that not good solution for file shares only for local encryption. Another ...
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SharePoint 2013 Workflows - A binding instance has already been associated

I upgraded from .NET 4.5 to 4.5.2 via the Web Platform Installer. This utility offers no way to rollback or uninstall. I am getting the following error in SharePoint for a 2013 Workflow (also shown in ...
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“No Provider Schema” error when trying to filter one web part from another

Sharepoint 2013: I have a list of active clients for my company, and a separate task list for sales reps with things like appointments and phone calls. Sales reps make these tasks with a workflow from ...
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CSOM Could not establish trust relationship for the SSL/TLS secure channel

using (var context = new ClientContext("https://848-sharepoint:16543")) { var ss = new System.Security.SecureString(); ...
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update panel not working in visual webpart

I am trying to use update panel in visual webpart(farm solution only) but when i click on button nothing happens <div> <asp:UpdatePanel ID="UpdatePanel1" runat="server"> ...
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Display label for OOTB FormField

<SharePoint:FormField id="ffFirstName" ControlMode="New" FieldName="Title" runat="server" /> This works fine but only displays the input field. Can I get it to display the form field label ...
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The context has expired and can no longer be used. (Exception from HRESULT: 0x80090317)

I am facing this error all day long and I have not figured it out yet. I have tried: setting the date time zone in the web application to match that of the server set "security validation expires" ...
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How to migrate a wiki library using powershell?

I have a number of wiki libraries on a SharePoint 2013 On-Premise system I'd now like to move to SharePoint Online. I've found a number of cmdlet's relating to moving a document library - does the ...
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How to decide optimum workflow size?

What is the best practice to separate different activities for the same list over number of workflows ? In a typical example, if I want to perform 5 different set of activities upon an item change on ...
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Create List Item using Call HTTP Web Service

I am trying to create a list item in an external list using the Call HTTP Web Service action. I've retrieved the X-RequestDigest, and include the following in my header: Accept; Content-Type; ...
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How to get SP.ClientContext to work on basic aspx.page?

I am trying to get JSOM to work on a basic aspx page created in Sharepoint Designer. But I have been unable to get SP.ClientContext to work, it is undefined and I get the error: ...
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Webpart tab not appearing in site

The "Add a web part" function is not appearing in my list. I took the proper steps (List tab --> default new webpart) to go to the section but it won't display still. I am the site collection admin as ...
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Using SPServices operation 'GetListItems' how to construct a CAML Query joining two lists?

Using SP2013 - JavaScript - $().SPServices() - operation 'GetListItems' - how would I construct a CAML query that will join two lists where list 'A' has a reference to list 'B' specifically having a ...
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How can you add a “dead” link to the Current Navigation on the left-hand side?

The problem I run into is a matter of needing a header on the left-side navigation for an organizing title but I don't want it to actually link anywhere. Is there a way I can do this?
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How do i add a webpart to my sharepoint list (CUSTOM List)

I'm trying to add a custom form by adding a webpart. I've noticed that when I click on the list tab > "form web parts" > "default edit form", it goes straight to the edit form and not to the section ...
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Search is indexing some Field Names

I have a ManagedMetadataField with the internal name 'Category_Field', which is used as a column on a contenttype which is used on most of my PublishingPages. For some weird reason, the word ...
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SPList performance issue

I am having a SPList with some 500 records/items in it. My visual web part used to read this SPList whenever the page loads and the SPList was populated by a timer job on a daily basis. The customer ...
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Invalid JSON error while checkin of file on IE

I am facing an issue while checking in the file using REST API. The code below works Chrome Firefox and IE except the version 11.0.9600.17914. I tested it on my local IE version 11.0.9600.17905 and ...
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SQL Server reporting services report viewer parameters not visible after applying filters(Query string URL filter)

I am currently working on SharePoint 2013 and SSRS 2012. I have added a SQL Server Reporting Services Report Viewer web part on a page with few parameters. Next, I've configured QSUF (Query string URL ...
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Errors When upgrading from SharePoint 2010 to 2013 [MissingFeatures, MissingWebParts, MissingSetupFiles]

I have an issue that when I run the precheckupgrade from central administration it shows a lot of errors, these errors are like that: Database [WSS_Content] has reference(s) to a missing feature: Id ...
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How to deploy SSRS report in production server

For SharePoint 2013 on-prem project, we have created SSRS report and published all report in the development server but right now wants to take all of them to production. I heard just uploading the ...
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No search results for ADFS user

We have a SharePoint 2013 web application configured to use Windows/NTLM and a Trusted Identity Provider (ADFS) on the same default zone. If I perform a search as a windows user, I see results. If I ...
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SP2013: crawl rule to exclude a sitecollection and include subsite

Crawl rule to exclude a site collection and include the subsite in Sharepoint2013
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SP13: Creating Web Part

Is there a way to create a web part in SharePoint 2013 to avoid having to recreate the same web part to apply to different pages? Issue: I created a content web part that had taken me a long time ...
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Registration Id for specific document library custom Ribbon SharePoint 2013 [duplicate]

I am working on adding a button in a ribbon for a document library called 'Information Documents'. since the RegistrationId = 101, the button is appearing in all the document libraries, How can we ...
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Running code from within custom timer job returns access denied

I'm trying to activate a site scoped feature from within a timer job and it returns access denied. How can I get enough permissions to perform this action? Also I'm currently testing on a development ...
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_spFriendlyUrlPageContextInfo undefined when anonymous

I'm trying to use _spFriendlyUrlPageContextInfo to get the term ID for a friendly url. However, if we're anonymous this is always undefined. How can I get this term id while anonymous?
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Iframe on layouts page permission problem

I have a custom control hosted on a custom layouts page. Inside there is Iframe which displays some links and has a button for postback. The postback works fine if solution is tested on the server, ...
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Activating a Sharepoint 2013 Workflow Feature

I'll begin with the background of what I'm trying to accomplish. The system has a working workflow already, what I want to do is edit the workflow to meet some new requirements - so far I have only ...