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Unable to send email from SSIS(Script Task) package to SharePoint 2013 Document Library

I am trying to send an email from a SSIS package to a SharePoint 2013 Document library. I am using a Script Task for this. The code I am using is as follows. public void Main() { String Sender = ...
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Deploy SharePoint 2010 Custom Solution to 2013 SharePoint

I do not have much experience with SharePoint 2013 when it come to development, at least not yet. I know that 2013 has both a 14 and 15 hive, which would lead me to think that you can put 2010 ...
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Import-csv command to read a CSV from Document Library is giving error

I am trying to read a CSV file from a SharePoint 2013 Document Library. I am using following Powershell command for this. Import-csv "\\ServerName\sites\SiteName\MyDocumentLibrary\MyCSVFile.csv" ...
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SP2013 Trigger People Picker Validation

This question is related to an earlier question I posted, but did not get an answer on, so I am attempting a different approach. To summarize: My goal is to set a people picker value to the current ...
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Inconsistent behavior when SharePoint enable/disable the Approve/Reject links, inside my enterprise wiki site

I am working on an enterprise wiki site collection, which have two libraries. then i set "Requires content Approval for submitted items" inside the versioning settings. now if i have an approved or ...
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App with workflows hangs “Your Apps” page

I have an app with two workflows. The app is SharePoint hosted. Once I add the .app file to the global catalog the "Your Apps" page hangs on "loading" when I open it. If I remove the workflows it ...
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REST - get custom user profile property - on premise - Infopath

I want to retrieve a custom field from the user profile property with rest. The property is searchable in search. Name of the custom properties "CompanyNumber" But when I try to use ...
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Create Site Column Programmatically In SharePoint

How to create site column of Hyperlink with formatting and constraints for publishing programmatically?
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Solution Layouts/BigLettersFolder, in ScriptLink ends as layouts/bigletterfolder, and return 404

In some VS Sharepoint 2013 solution I have set up as follow: In mapped Layouts I have folder jQueryTest, and jquery.js in it. I have Scirpt Element with Elements.xml with: <?xml version="1.0" ...
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Add promoted actions at the end

I am overriding PromotedActions and am adding a few custom links to it. The problem is, despite of setting the sequence number to 1000000, the links are still coming at the beginning. How can I ...
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External Content type linq error

I have a list with an externa content type. I am tring to fetch the element by server side code, but i get this exception: Microsoft.BusinessData.Infrastructure.BdcException This is my ...
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Business Data Connectivity Model based on Contact

I'm trying to create a .NET assembly connector for BDC. I'm creating the Business Data Connectivity Model and I'd like my entity to behave in SharePoint as a contact - so that I could use "Connect to ...
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Unable to add custom action in Ribbon.PublishTab.Workflow group

I have a Pages library in which I want to place the custom action to start workflow on the page. The action simply redirects to the initiation form of workflow. My XML code for custom action is as ...
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External Data Refresh failed - Unable to refresh list data in Excel Web Access WebPart

I have created a PivotChart in Excel workbook that fetches data from a SharePoint list using "OData Data Feed". When refreshing the connection in Excel 2013, the updated data is displayed in ...
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filter list view web part from url like search

On a List view web part, I know that passing parameters to the url applies a filter, similar to this http://server/site/Lists/Links/AllItems.aspx?FilterField1=DocumentID&FilterValue1=650 You ...
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Using meta tags for Facebook in a SharePoint site

I have a public-facing SharePoint Foundation 2013 site, http://www.oceanview335.com. It is NOT a SharePoint Online site. I am trying to build meta tags in the master page so I can control the data ...
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Full Access permission user not able to delete item within a calendar list

Issue is occurring with a single calendar with multiple (9) calendar color coded views. The issue is that a user (with full control) has been receiving error messages when they try to delete a ...
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Make folder or file names shorter

We are trying to copy a site as a template with data/content but get the error message: The file path is too long: 'c***\Documentation\Shasta Development.....***.pdf'. Please make folder or file ...
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jQuery accordion on Wiki page only works in edit mode?

I have an SP2013 wiki page that I want to use a jQuery accordion on. Just with some static content, not pulling any information from anywhere in SharePoint. I created the page, inserted a script ...
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Setting up dynamic hierarchical navigation

I have an enterprise wiki site that I'm trying to organize into a left-side menu. I'm trying to allow users to dynamically create pages, and add it to the menu. It should be collapsible, and the users ...
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Publish a content type that contains a meta data column

Attempting to publish a content type that contains a meta data column which uses a managed meta data terms set and NOT a custom one but it wont allow me to publish as SP2013 thinks I am using a custom ...
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Sending a weekly form with SharePoint 2013

Using SharePoint 2013 I would like to be able to send out a simple form to team members allowing them to enter their weekly report (every Friday) from within Outlook, then have them submit it so that ...
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SPServices Set PeoplePicker field in SharePoint 2013

I've seen a LOT of posts about this, and I am sorry to add to them, but I have spent a lot of time going through them and cannot find an answer that is working in my case. My objective is to populate ...
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Web server requirements for being crawled

I'm trying to index a web site that is hosted on a separate server in the domain but every time the crawler runs it returns a ball of warnings and errors the first time, and then the server becomes ...
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SocialDataService.asmx deprecated in Sharepoint Online?

Im trying to get commentscount on url using the CountCommentsOnUrl Now im getting this error when using SocialDataService.asmx: Server was unable to process request. ---> This service ...
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Infopath form into website

I would like to use the following form in one of my web pages: I have the following problem. I can add things but when I refresh the page everything is deleted. I want the input to be saved once I ...
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“Open in Visio ” & “Open in Excel” is not working, and I will get an error message

I have the following inside my SharePoint server 2013 :- EnterPrise Wiki site collection. i have both "Excel services Application "& "Visio Graphics Service" running correctly. The problem i ...
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SP 2013 - Content Search WebPart with Refiner - Auto apply a default refiner

I have a page with content search webpart and refiner webpart attached to it. The content search webpart shows data for many years. I have a refinement panel which shows all the years. Now i want a ...
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Does SSRS 2012 requires SharePoint 2013 enterprise licensing

Just wanted to confirm whether SSRS 2012 requires SharePoint 2013 Enterprise licensing?
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SharePoint 2013 Workflow with custom association form cannot be attached to a list

I can build a simple Visual Studio HellowWorldW/F Sandbox 2013 workflow and attach it a list. I can run it manually without any issues Next I build another workflow and add a custom association form, ...
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SP2013: Recursively sum a calculated column

I know SharePoint 2010, but this is my first time with 2013 and XSLT. I've got a page with a DVWP that's pulling data via SOAP from another list on the site, and I'm trying to get the sum of an ...
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How to add input prompts to SharePoint 2013 Form Fields

What I'd like to do is add input prompts to text fields on a Sharepoint 2013 form. There's a fairly nice solution here, and it does the mechanics nicely. What it shows for a prompt, however, is the ...
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SP 2013 Content Search webpart change data based on Drop down list selection

In my page there is a content search webpart which displays data for each year. Now I have a drop down list in that same page (lets say inside a Content editor) which shows all years ie 2014,2013,2012 ...
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Rest API filter quote

I am using the SharePoint rest API, I need to quote a string in the filter query. This is my query: ?$filter=MyField eq 'aaa'aaa' How can I search the string " aaa'aaa "? Thanks
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Enable to remove SharePoint 2013 apps

I installed some ShaPoint 2013 apps from the Sharepoint Store and I am not able to remove them. The first problem came after forcing the application master pages, the server administrator launched an ...
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ECB custom action item issue

I deployed a custom ECB item action, I can see it at item level but when I click on it, nothing change. This is the definition of the custom action: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> ...
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Cannot unselect list field as required

I want to make a field non-required in a new form. I'm going to list settings and click on a field, then switch the radio button next to This column must contain information from Yes to No. I click OK ...
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Set external content type by javascript

In the NewForm, I need to set an external Content Type lookup field by javascript. How can I do it?
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SharePoint 2013 Facebook authentication without ACS

Since ACS is getting deprecated and in SharePoint 2010, we used to be able to create STS project using visual studio 2010. I'm trying to achieve the same (Logging in using Facebook) in SharePoint ...
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Sort content search web part in alpha order by title

I have a content search web part that is displaying a bunch of things from a cross-site publishing catalog. That is working just fine. But I would like to sort the items in alpha order. I would have ...
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JS Errors with AXD files when enabling SSL on SP2013

I just enabled SSL on SP2013 and that all works as expected. However, webpart pages are rendering blank pages and showing the following errors: SEC7111: HTTPS security is compromised by ...
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Send Task Overdue email 2 days before the due date of the task SharePoint 2013 Workflow

I have created assign a task Workflow action where i have set expireddate calculated column to assign a value to createddate+7 to due date column. So now due date is set to 7 days after that task has ...
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SharePoint 2013 People Search not working

On our farm, People searches (this site) return no results while the "everything" search center returns results, even results from people. Some background on the farm: We have a web app with 2 AAMs, ...
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SP2013: Changing Width to Home Page Web Parts

The issue that I'm having is that I would like to change the width to the web part zone on my site home page. I want to change the width of the left web part zone so that it moves a few inches from ...
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SharePoint Exports to Excel, can't I get directly in .xlsx file?

I am using SP 2013 foundation. I am able to export list into .iqy file. Which is good. But users wants directly .xlsx or .xls files. Is it possible to do that?
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Remove “Search Everything” box

How can I remove this search box from the sidebar on my site? It appears everywhere and for some reason doesn't stay in the bounds of the sidebar. We don't really have a use for it... Thanks in ...
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Get List Items from list linked by lookup

I'm making a JavaScript extension for form elements. The goal is to bind it to a lookup and react on change. Since I'm weak at webservices, I'm using SPServices. var lookupFieldInternalName = ...
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Can I deploy a farm solution to my site collection only

I have created a visual web part using visual studio of type "Farm solution", then I add the wsp file using the following command:- PS C:\Users\Administrator> Add-SPSolution ...
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Add custom properties to People Search Results

Good morning, I am trying to include some custom properties to our Search Results. These are the steps I have followed so far: Create User Profile Service Property and sync to AD. The property is ...
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Fixing managed meta data navigation problem

I have the following :- SharePoint server 2013 web application. the web application contains two site collections of type enteprise wiki. i have enabled metadata navigation for the two site ...