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Has the search alert API in SharePoint 2013 changed from the 2010 and Preview 2013?

I previously developed a Visual web part to programmatic-ally create Search alerts based on the user input. I used a text box to capture the text and create a Query using the Keyword Query Class. Then ...
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Display the most used search terms

Is there an OOB way to display the most used search terms within SharePoint 2013? Or would I have to rely on either a 3rd party or some custom solution?
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Map a calculated column to a managed property?

I'm trying to map a Calculated Column of the type Date and Time to a Managed Property of the type Date and Time and then use it in a display template. What i have done so far is: Created a ...
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Find webparts with Search Box

I need to find my custom webparts with the search box. I couldn't find a way to index my web parts. The goal would be to have the web parts (titles?) displayed in the search result, and when you click ...
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Can't open IRM protected document in office applications and office web apps

I'm using SharePoint 2013 Enterprise with Office Web Apps 2013 and Information Rights Management Configured. (All of our servers are on-prem including the ADRMS) I have two universal distribution ...
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Document library inline search don't show any results

I have a site where Search is a big part of the user experience. I have a bunch of document libraries which all have the setting "Allow items from this document library to appear in search results?" ...
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Microsoft SharePoint Foundation Web Application Service stuck on starting

Microsoft SharePoint Foundation Web Application Service stuck on starting I tried this command and got the error below Command: stsadm -o provisionservice -action start -servicetype spwebservice ...
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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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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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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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Page Viewer Web Part on iPad

I'm looking at my sharepoint site pages on my iPad, just to test them out. I switched the view to pc view so it looks the same as being on a computer. I have another website embedded through the page ...
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How to check 2013 workflows availability from js

I need to check 2013 workflows availability from js. I assume I need to get existence of some service?
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Underscores in SharePoint List Search don't work

Why does the inline SharePoint list search not work with underscores? For example, in a Form Library searching for a file, if I type 2015-06-26 20_50_58 no results are found, however if I type ...
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Result Source Query Builder Invalid Request

I cannot create a result source in MySites. Whenever I launch the Query Builder, I am greeted with the following message, even when the query box is blank. Sorry, something went wrong. ...
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How can I change the Mobile View “lookup” list threshold?

I came across a limitation when using "Mobile View" where my lookups were displaying a maximum of 20 items. This only happens in mobile view. How can I change or remove this threshold limitation? ...
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Export users from User Profile

Is there a way to export all user profiles from SP using something other than powershell? I need a list of all synchronized users from SharePoint.
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Sp2013 : customize ootb SharePoint alerts

How to customize the email body of ootb SharePoint alerts ? I read blogs which explain s of creating a alerthandler , create copy of alert template.xml and make changes to alertcopy.xml . then run ...
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“Assign To Do Item” action is not available in SharePoint 2013 designer workflow

I want to create one SharePoint 2013 designer workflow which should create one task for one user without any outcomes of the task like Approve/Reject. I just want to assign one to-do task so that ...
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Client Side Rendering a Field Type

I am creating a new form with the help of List Field Iterator, it works fine. The problem is that the people picker column is rendered in 2010 fashion and not 2013. I am looking for a solution which ...
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Can the Share popup be customized?

Is it possible to customize the Share popup so that a default message automatically appears in the include a personal message box? Ideally I would like to do this by adding code to a script editor web ...
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SharePoint 2013 CSOM where is Folder.MoveTo?

I have to implement a functionality of moving a document folder and was hoping to use Folder.MoveTo; But I don't see it in the Microsoft.SharePoint.Client and Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.Runtime for ...
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SharePoint mysite with follow feature

I have a SharePoint site with docs in doc library and i want to create a custom webpart with follow docs feature of SharePoint . so I realized to create a mysite in order to make my webpart working ...
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Click promoted links tile to reveal another webpart

I have two sets of promoted link tiles. I've placed each set of tiles in their own webpart on a webpart page. What I would like to do is: 1. Hide the second set of tiles, and 2. Reveal the second ...
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Custom text styles for rich text editors load forever

I have created my own custom styles for rich text editors to replace the defaults. I have followed this blog post Here's a sample css style .lzpd-Style-Teaser { -ms-name: "Teaser"; font-family: ...
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Sharepoint 2013, cascading lookup/dropdown what happens with old data if data changes

Situations tend to change, so sometimes cascading dropdown menu's get adapted because they are no longer relevant ... My question is: what happens with metadata based on the old cascading dropdown ...
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The other parameters for the CSR VIEW Template function

function myCSRtemplate( ctx ) All CSR examples out there only pass the ctx object to the template function: FieldContext.Templates = {}; FieldContext.Templates.Fields = { "myColumn": { ...
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Script won't load

I'm having some issues with a SP 2013 site trying to access through an F5 firewall. Everything works fine internally, but outside the network, Grouped Views won't even load and the Ribbon is ...
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Content Query Web App - Additional Filters Question

I am trying to setup a content query to look at documents checked out to [ME] so that users can see what files are checked out to them. However, the Checked Out To filter is not in the Additional ...
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Issue regarding string representation of SPUser object in SharePoint 2013

I am facing an issue in SharePoint 2013 regarding string representation of SPUser object. I am migrating my SharePoint site from SharePoint 2010 platform to SharePoint 2013 platform. I have a code, ...
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How to See Who Liked a Sharepoint List Item

Is there any way that I can see who liked a sharepoint item outside of the "hover the smiley face" and a popup shows the users who liked it? Ideally, I would like to export every single user who has ...
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Is there a way to preserve the Content Type Hub 's column setting (such as drop down choices) when using the CT inside a new site collection

This is my first time where i use Content Type hub. but i found this scenario which i can not understand:- i create a new Site collection (CSA) which act as a Content type hub. inside this CSA i add ...
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how to enable the calculated value using power shell?

We want to enable the calculated value option for the Date field,add some formula in that text box. can any one help on this?
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SP2013 Workflow - Including payload in HTTP POST StartWorkflowOnListItemBySubscriptionId

I am using a HTTP POST call within a SharePoint 2013 Workflow to start another SharePoint 2013 workflow - I would like to know how to add a payload to pass parameters to the second workflow that I am ...
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Programmatically get usage statistics for lists and items

I understand it is possible to get usage data for the web and a site collection, however, is it possible to get detailed usage data for every list in a site and every item in those lists ...
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What causes duplicates in my Employee Directory (People Search Results) page in SP2013?

I apologize in advance for being a newbie, but I'm charged with creating an Employee Directory. I'm using the instructions in this article, but I'm a little perplexed by the results. I have ...
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Folder based retention policy

I have a SP2013 document library in which I need to set up different policies based on date to where a document would be deleted. I found an OOTB solution but can only use that policy on one folder. ...
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Media web part in SharePoint 2013 (Office 365)

Adding a Media web part in order to add a video to a page only rarely allows the setting of the Behavior (Change Media, Change Image). Selecting Edit Web Part for the Media web part supposedly reveals ...
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Access Denied on second file upload

I have a document library in SharePoint 2013. I can only upload one document to it per session. When I try to upload 2 document per session, I get an "Access Denied" error. Why is this? ************ ...
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SP Ent 2013: Search Broken after URL change and SSL addition

We have changed how our new Sharepoint 2013 environment is accessed. Initially it was accessed via the internal network server name (ie: srv-sharepoint) over http to it's external name ...
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Excel Services In External Website

I'd like to render an excel workbook (specifically a pivot table) using Excel Services on our department's internal website and I am not sure how to do it (and I guess I am not searching correctly on ...
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How to save User Properties in WebPart on MasterPage

I am trying to create some sort of personalized Quicklinks which should be present on every page and containing links the user entered in there. Though it should be on every page it needs to be in ...
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Self-Service Site Provisioning (Mysites/personal sites) using Apps for SharePoint 2013 on prem

Self-service site provisioning in SharePoint online is comprehensively explained in this post but do we have similar process for on-premise installations? I would really appreciate deep insights on ...
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Navigation using Managed Metadata (Term Store) OR Add metadata navigation on custom page layouts

I am working on a SharePoint 2013, where i created a new Enterprise wiki site collection. the requirement we get from our customer is as follow:- we need to add 6 metadata columns for the wiki page, ...
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How to create nested folders in sharepoint 2013

I have a scenario of creating a kind of DMS using libraries. The scenario is i have to have multiple levels of folders of libraries based upon some category. e.g. HR Training of Staff Internal ...
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Help with Outlook and SharePoint syncronization

I am aware that the sync to Outlook feature in SharePoint is being removed this year, but does that mean there is going to be a better way to bring tasks, contacts, calendars, etc. together with ...
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Client-Side Save Event in Edit Mode

Is there any client-side event I can listen to when a user saves a page? I know how to detect the edit mode and I could add event listeners to save/check-in buttons, but it would be better to listen ...
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Item template doesn't include ListItemID?

I have a content search webpart and am using a modified version of the default Item-Picture3Lines.html template. The custom parts are to add our own "like" button. <div class="like-icon" ...
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Sync to Outlook Removal

I have read that in SharePoint tasks the sync to Outlook button is being removed this September, is there going to be a new syncing feature, or another way to achieve this function? Also if anyone ...
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Change the interval in which SharePoint and Outlook sync their tasks?

SharePoint only syncs with Outlook tasks in intervals and for our company it is better if we can minimize the time between each sync. Is there a way to do that in SharePoint? And how?