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Has SharePoint O365 stopped support of /_vti_bin/UserProfileService.asmx endpoint recently?

Until now, the legacy /_vti_bin/UserProfileService.asmx was the only possible API to update SharePoint o365 user profile properties. Unfortunately, recently it started to return Server was unable to ...
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How to make CQWP retrieve 4 most recent Items in the whole site collection?

I'm a little stuck with one of m Content Query Web Part: On my homepage, i would like to display the 4 most recent items added to my site collection in a Content Query Webpart called "What's new?" So ...
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How to provision External content Type using CSOM

Is it possible to provision External Content type and list using CSOM? Thanks in advance.
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How do you migrate a site page from 2010 to 2013?

I'm migrating an entire site from SP2010 to SP2013, but naturally the Site Pages are going to be broken because the page layouts are invalid. I tried detaching the page from the layout in designer ...
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Files stopped writing to BLOB store

I configured RBS for SharePoint 2013, and it was functioning as expected. After changing the minimum file size, files stopped writing to the blob store. Logs on both the WFE, and SQL have been ...
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Disable datasheet/Quick Edit mode in SP 2013 on all views but one

Is there a proper way to do this in SP 2013? In 2010, you could just create your datasheet view and then click "disable editing in datasheet view" to prevent regular views from being converted. An ...
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CQWP : slider rendering two images per item

I'm coming up with a huuuuge subject : rendering an image Slider in a CQWP (SP2013, but Standard Edition, so no CSWP) So, i'm trying to create my "HomePage Slider" item template. I'm using FlexSlider ...
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Add a new server to a farm, product key

I can't manage to find anything about this topic, but when you are about to add a new SharePoint server to a existing farm, must the server be installed with the same product key as the other servers ...
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in Sharepoint, how do I get around the error “ Sys.WebForms.PageRequestManagerServerErrorException: Invalid postback or callback argument.”

I am working with a sharepoint server 2013 installation, which is comprised of a number of webparts, built with VS 2013. The webpart I am currently working with is meant to manage address changes for ...
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SharePoint 2013: Custom result source not showing up in the webservice method GetPortalSearchInfo result

I have created my own result source which should be used during the search at some point (via webservice and using the method Query). Settings I used when creating this result source are: - Protocol ...
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How to add Summary Links WP in page Layout in SP2013 Standard?

I'm coming to an issue : I want to create a page layout whith a Summary Links Webpart. I went to the design Manager I chose my layout I get the Snippet Gallery I get the Summary Links WP code I ...
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Transform list item in Create New Item workflow

I have a workflow that creates a new list item in List B when a new item is added to Liast A. I use a simple Create Item in ____ (Output to Variable: Create) workflow. I want to change the value of ...
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SharePoint 2013 Site Template Issue while creating new Site

I have created a Site Template using "Save Site as template" SharePoint option. While creating a new site using the Custom Site Template facing the below issue. Previously I was able to create the ...
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Hosted App Out of box - No CSS?

Setup environment following this article, http://www.c-sharpcorner.com/UploadFile/22da8c/set-up-app-environment-in-sharepoint-2013-part-1/ Please note i delete an older zone in dns which i created ...
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Do I need to buy CALs in case of FBA?

Do I need to buy user CALs when Form-base authentication is used in the intranet portal?
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Handle individual permissions for users in SharePoint hosted app

How can developer handle individual's permissions on SharePoint hosted app? Let's says we have a document library and each user can only see there own documents. Not other users documents.
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InfoPath form - The following location is not accessible, because it is in a different site collection

I have a site in test with Lists forms customised using InfoPath web forms. Environment is 2013. When I try to open the forms after restoring in Production I get the error: The following location ...
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Make CSS changes to osssearchresults page only

Is there a way to make CSS changes to the osssearchresults page without it affecting all other pages on the site? Specifically, for this site collection the left navigation is hidden. I want this to ...
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Update Workflow with PowerShell

I have a MOSS 2007 environment which we are upgrading to SharePoint 2013. I have a lot of Designer Workflows in 2007 that usually involve simple activities like sending mail. However some of the mail ...
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Show Exchange Calendar on MySite for All users

How can I make everyones MySite page to show their own calendar, and everyone can see each others calendar (Preferable just busy or not and not the whole title). Is there a way to do this ...
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When I try to view Excel in browser I got error We don't know what happened, but something went wrong

When I try to view Excel in browser I got error We don't know what happened, but something went wrong. When I try to edit file is ok? In event log I get: There was an error in communicating with ...
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Multiple AdditionalPageHead overloads

I have a requirement where I have 6 different jQuery snippets which I have included in 6 different user controls. And I have 6 different features which override the delegate control with these 6 ...
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Webparts connection

I have a page with 4 connected list view. (let s say view A, B, C, D). The views are connected so that I can filter the views. (used the SharePoint default connection). List A is connected to list B. ...
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What's the connection between the User Profile Service and the People And Groups hidden list? SharePoint 2013

I'm looking to understand the connection between the User Profile Service and the hidden User Information List. Here's what I'm experiencing. New SharePoint 2013 farm with a migrated UPS from a ...
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How to display the contents of a document set on a page?

I want to display the contents of a document set (that contains both folders and files) on a page (with the same structure as they are in the document set like folders and files). How to achieve ...
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MVC web api in sharepoint 2013 farm solution

How to consume the MVC web api in SharePoint 2013 farm solution? When I try to consume with httpclient I cannot refer to the assembly WebApiRestService.WebApiClient, it's showing error as not strong ...
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How to stop Central Admin People Picker from showing results for both trusted identity provider and its associated claim provider

I have a trusted identity provider which is associated with a claims provider. Get-SPTrustedIdentityTokenIssuershows that ClaimProviderName is set to match the custom claims provider. This appears ...
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High CPU on process “Microsoft SharePoint Foundation”

Our SharePoint site suddenly got very slow (response times 5sec+). When I logged in to our WFE-server I saw that the process "Microsoft SharePoint Foundation" ran with around 90% of the CPU. After a ...
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List view web part search not working SharePoint 2013

For our On Premise SharePoint 2013 environment, the list view web parts do not seem to Search correctly. The default search box... We also have a SharePoint Online environment and of course it works ...
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SharePoint 2013 document library size bigger than the sum of file sizes

I have a user that on his my site put lots of files into a document library. The threshold for the site is 20 GB. The document library shows in the settings that it has used circa 18 GB. The problem ...
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Market Watch NewsFeed for SharePoint 2013

Currently working on an Intranet site. I want to add an app or script or newsfeed that provides stock market data updates on an SharePoint Intranet site. An example is from MarketWatch as shown in the ...
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Rejecting an Approved document Versus Rejecting a Pending document

I have Enterprise Wiki site collection which contains a document library.I have set the following settings for the document library:- Require content approval for submitted items? >>> Set to Yes Who ...
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error 500 when using CSOM to authenticate

I'm using CSOM from an ASP .NET page in C# to authenticate against sharepoint online site, the code is working but sometimes I got a 500 error, I have discovered that sometimes this error comes with ...
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Multiple lines of text rich text editor not working chrome

First time I've come across this issue, so I'm wondering if it is a known bug and if there are any workarounds. I have a 'Multiple Lines of Text' field with Rich Text enabled. In IE, I get the editor ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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FontAwesome icons not displaying

Am using Font Awesome search icon on the web site using the icons at the local level as shown below, but it does not appear when. How do I solve it? The link to the Awesome Font style: ...
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Creating SharePoint 2013 Workflow Associations with Powershell

Summary: How do I create SharePoint 2013 Workflow Associations through Powershell? SharePoint 2013 workflows do not show up on the WorkflowTemplates list of the SPWeb. I am attempting to associate a ...
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Sharepoint server 2013 professional , is showing SharePoint foundation core patches

I have SharePoint server 2013 professional , as shown below:- But when I checked the patches inside central administration web aplication, I found that I have many SharePoint foundation patches, as ...
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JavaScript error with paging in community discussion SP 2013

I have a community site with many discusssions. One of them is a discussion divided into 3 pages (each answer has text and animated gif). When I try to go to page 2, in default (Flat) view mode, I ...
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SharePoint Search Service Error“ The service implementation object was not initialized or is not available. ”

We have SharePoint 2013 Standard Farm, which consists of 2 Web Front end and 2 App servers. Of which 2 WFE are hosting Query Processing Components and Index Components and 2 App Servers are hosting ...
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Replicate the default list search box in a data view

I created a data view for a list so I can easily format the data but would really like to use the OOB list search box. Is there a way to get this functionality on a data view? I've tried using an ...
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Sign in as a different user Changing URL % as %25

In url having space %20,when i am clicking as Sign as different user it was changing to %20 as %2520,so %is changing as %25,because of this i am unable to login as another user,can any one help on ...
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upgrades to features advice

I created a solution a while back that incorporated a number of features and this was deployed to our farm successfully, recently i created some updates and used the feature upgrading event which was ...
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Get ContentType by “internal name” through REST/JSOM

I understand content types has nothing equivalent to fields internal name, they only have Name, which is like a title. This can be changed, and alters between locales. My impression is that the safe ...
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What are the ClientId and ClientSecret actually used for and under what circumstances can they be shared?

There are a myriad of references to how to generate ClientId and ClientSecret to register an app when working with the SharePoint appmodel. However, I can't seem to find any good documentation ...