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“Show all content” message

I just added a page viewer web part to my site page and entered the link to the URL I want displayed. Now, every time I go to that site page this message pops up on the bottom of my web browser The ...
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User profiles service and AD

I have selected specific ou's to sync for user profiles and added exclusion filters. After an initial full sync I have gone back and un-ticked some OU's. Performed a full sync but the profiles are ...
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Provisioning Documents in a Documentlibary

i got a coresolution in SP. The documentlibary contains some template documents. I don't want that the user must upload a template libary. So I wondering how I can provisioning the documents ...
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Dashboard Designer - Expand/Collapse scorecard

I'm facing a problem with Dashboard Desiner and I'm kind of stucked with this. Here's my scenario: 1 - I have a scorecard in dashboard designer and my datasource is a simple sharepoint list 2 - I ...
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SharePoint 2013 REST API Request Token: The given key was not present in the dictionary

I am trying to post data to a SharePoint 2013 REST API using Python. I am able to successfully acquire the required X-RequestDigest using the method from this post. I have already tried solutions ...
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Create a view based on filesize column and apply filter in a document library

in a web application there is a document library and daily 1000 to 2000 documents are uploaded by users, so here i want to calculate the average size of documents uploaded to this web application, ...
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C# Console Application after windows log off

How to keep running c# console application after login with its UI (console window) to insert data into SharePoint 2013 list item. Windows Service & Task Scheduler will not give me UI (Console ...
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Dynamic fields in SharePoint 2013 forms

I have a custom SharePoint list form where I would like to have country names(from another list) in one row with a check box in front of each row. On checking of any check box in front of country ...
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Are SharePoint class libraries backwards compatiable?

I have a solution that will be accessing both SharePoint Online and SharePoint On-Premise. Both SharePoint Online and SharePoint On-Premise require the following DLL's: Microsoft.SharePoint.Client ...
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Sharepoint 2013 - Videos on asset library no sound

I have an asset library to store videos, but the videos have no sound when are reproduced and the sound button appears with an X and cannot be toggled. If a download or save the same video in another ...
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SharePoint 2013 High Trust App Error: Type : System.Security.Cryptography.CryptographicException

I am trying to deploy a high trust app and my app is failing consistently in TokenHelper class with below error: Inner Exception Type : System.Security.Cryptography.CryptographicException, mscorlib, ...
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Applying a Theme in 2013

I have a Branding feature where I set the Master Page and then the Theme programmatically. When applying the theme, the operation takes a couple minutes. It iterates through SubSites so if there are ...
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CSS strage behaviour: style title with background changes colour according to other elements

I managed to change the style Title with background (of the summary links) by changing one color in the file //domain/_catalogs/theme/Themed/141089E3/controls15-51FFDD78.themedcss The color was ...
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MS Word crashes if document has a SP2013 managed metadata column - NEED Patch!

Here's my scenario: I have a Content Type called "Work Plan" with managed metadata column called "Department". This content type has a Word Document Template and if I go to the Ribbon > New Document > ...
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Add Multiple Attribtues to a Single Multi-Valued Property

Is it possible to take separate AD attributes (IE; address, city, state), and then populate all three into a single multi-valued user property in SharePoint 2013?
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Displaying Query String (URL) filter result on Page

I have a Query String (URL) filter on my SharePoint 2013 page that is currently passing a string parameter which I then use to filter a list. This list is displayed in a view on my web part page. I ...
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How to reference and dynamically display documents based off of input on a form

I'm using Sharepoint 2013. I'd like users to be able to select a series of drop down boxes of categories and have a list of documents automatically filter based off those choices. I'd also like to ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Current Navigation Home Link highlighted when on sub-page

On my SharePoint 2013 site, I have a series of links on the left hand Current Navigation menu. One of the pages that can be accessed from this menu has additional links on it to sub pages that are ...
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Task List - Expand on check box action

I did a search and couldnt find more info on this.. I created a Task List to keep track of various projects. The out of the box functionality has a check box which works with the 'Complete %' field. ...
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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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Nickname search results in Everything Vertical SharePoint 2013

SharePoint 2013 provides us the nice, built-in feature of Nickname search on the People vertical. It works really well. As seen in below screen shot. Now, on the Everything vertical first do not ...
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How to create webparts to display content on Sharepoint 2013 [closed]

I am requesting your assistance. i am still learning SharePoint development in version 2013. I would like to know how to create small sharepoint webparts to display content or to display links ...
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Images in calculated columns

I have a calculated column, formatted as number which is showing and image. Everything works fine on list views and in the web parts. But when I view a specific item, the calculated column only shows ...
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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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Custom workflows won't send email on doc lib with event receiver

I've got a ItemAdded even receiver running on a document library, and I just built a simple (send email) workflow in SPDesigner and I'm getting the following error below: RequestorId: ...
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One of the Application server can not connect to DB server

We have a SharePoint 2013 Farm with 4 Application serves, 4 Web Front End Servers and 5 DB servers. Everything was running fine. Few days back we identified that the App-server on which Search was ...
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Workflow Manager 1.0 Configuration - GetCertificateExpirationDate() Method Not Found error

I am getting a “method not found” error for the GetCertificateExpirationDate() method when trying to create a new Workflow Manager and Service Bus farm using the configuration wizard. See screenshot ...
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Hyperlinks in email body of an email enabled discussion board does not work

We have an email enabled discussion board in SharePoint 2013. The hyperlinks in the body of an email don't work after received by discussion board. Any idea why this is happening?
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Access Denied Error with Provider Hosted App (MVC/CSOM)

I built a PHA using MVC a little while ago. I'm receiving "Access denied. You do not have permission to perform this action or access this resource." error when trying to update or even access simple ...
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Enforce Drag and Drop documents to apply metadata (within folders)

I am aware of how to prompt for metadata when dragging and dropping files into a document library via this method. However this does not appear to support folders. If a document library contains ...
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Check request submission workflow

Is there an example out there which shows how to create a workflow for check request or other document submitted for approval? All this needs to be done without infopath or any third party product. ...
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Sharepoint 2013 folder permissions for accessing generated forms inside of LAYOUTS

We have a SP solution that generates populated PDF forms based on information that is stored w/in 2 different lists. This works in our dev environment, but does not work in production. the location ...
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Survey custom newform.aspx page separators not working

I created a custom newform.aspx for SharePoint 2013 survey and when I preview it in browser I see that page separators are not converted. All the questions are shown in single page with a text "page ...
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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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Enterprise Keywords textbox on a page

I have a question regarding the Enterprise Keywords Textbox. Normally, if Enterprise Keywords are active you can add keywords on new form or edit form, there, when you type they are automatically ...
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Block css on a menu generated from XML

I have this XML statement for a menu <MenuItem> <Title>Group</Title> <Url>#</Url> <Items> <MenuItem> <Title>HR</Title> ...
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Auto populate Share On Your Newsfeed Text

I have a requirement i want to auto-populate the text in the "Share on Your Newsfeed" textbox with some dynamic text. The background is we have a quiz and at the end of that we want user to share ...
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Reordering documents within a document library

Is there a way to manually order documents within a document library in SharePoint 2013? What I want is an ability to grab a document and drag it and release to a different position; once I release ...
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Duplicate results in Result Source, CSP, Search

We have a cross-site publishing environment set up. On the authoring side we have our ContentLibrary which contains custom docset content types. On the publishing/user facing side, we've connected ...
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SP2013 : Large number of alerts

I have 100,000 users and they suscribe for the alerts . I created a webpart , and created code where a user can suscribe for alerts and it sets the alert on the document library . My requirement is i ...
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How to consume SharePoint 2013 web service without adding reference in Visual Studio

Is there any other way to consume a SharePoint 2013 web service other than adding its service reference in visual studio? What if I want to do this at runtime? Is there an example available?
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Populating a page with a list linked to images

Sorry, my title is not very good at explaining what I'm trying to do. I'm wondering if it is possible in sharepoint 2013 to have a page with a list of options on it and when you click on the an ...
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Organisational Chart not seen for all users

Organisational chart is not being displayed for all colleagues.  So for example I can not see my colleagues or line manager.  But if I search for a colleague and view the org chart on their mysite ...
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How can I make links in the left navigation open in a new tab?

I'm trying to make two links on the left navigation open up into a new tab as they are external sites. It should be as easy as adding target="_blank" to their HTML element but when I wrote some jQuery ...
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Set up columns before importing excel

I have a large list which when imported, doesn't transfer every column over as the correct type. Is there a way to make the bones of the list before importing an excel list? Could you create all the ...
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Creating site collection - PowerShell vs. Central Admin

I have a PowerShell script in which I first create a new site collection, then fetches the SPWeb object of the sitecollection and then set some properties. Due to a specific error, I have instead ...
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Cross-Site Workflow

I'm writing a workflow in SPD2013 in which one of the events that should happen is kicking off another workflow that is cross-site. I know that one way to do so using SPD2013 is using the Web HTTP ...
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How to not allow multiple entries within a time zone (based on start- and endcolumn)

I'm running SP2013. I've created a new document library with many columns. Two of them are Start and End-Time columns. You have to choose them after uploading a document. There is another column ...
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Title of column/standard metadata links to list where metadata are managed

For a starting up site I would love to ad a link in the table to the location where I manage the metadata from that column (I use a lookup column, so the source is a list) The goal is to give my ...
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Reuse display template functionality for a web part

Does anybody have any suggestion to customize the styling and properties return by a custom search web part based of the normal Web Part inheritance? (The long story behind creating the search web ...