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Infopath form 2010 taking long time for enable ribbon in SharePoint 2013 listform

We have upgraded our server from SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint 2013. There are many lists have used infopath form 2010 with designing. After upgrading SharePoint Server 2013, all list's forms working ...
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How can I make my custom webpart visible to the whole farm?

I am quite new to SharePoint. I am trying to update an Integration of SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint 2013. I can add my custom webpart under the default site collection. But when I create a new site ...
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Cannot create new subsite in SharePoint 2013

When I tried to create a new subsite under a site collection, I get the error message "Sorry, this site hasn't been shared with you." after I click the "Create" button. I entered the newsbweb.aspx by ...
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SharePoint 2013: “Find an Item” search box does not return results

We have 2 web applications, in one of the web application search is working properly and we are able to see search results from "Find an Item" box above the list name. However in the other web ...
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Avoid deleting data from BDC Syncronization

EDIT: I know this might be similiar to the last one but this one is in a profile sync, and the other one is in an external list. I have a syncronization service which I built a bdc to receive ...
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SharePoint REST API call with more than 500 rows

I have an AJAX call querying the SharePoint REST API which will return more than 500 rows: $.ajax( { url: _spPageContextInfo.webAbsoluteUrl + ...
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Cascading Dropdown

I am new to SharePoint 2013. What I need to figure out is based on the following situation. I have several school districts with multiple schools within the school district. I would like to create a ...
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Case of an external list being inaccessible

I have an external list that I created with a bdc, but it might happen that the external source is not available is there any way that the sharepoint saves a last access? if not what is the best ...
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Use Sharepoint 2013 as Email client

I'm using Sharepoint 2013 Foundation and I would know if is it possible to use SP as email client at least to show emails from a selected inbox. Thanks
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CSWP & year filtering by custom control - paging doesn't work

I'm having problems with Content Search Web Part, custom controls (which filters results based on year) and paging. Query string in CSWP looks like path:"http://MySite/Something" (IsDocument:"True" ...
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List instance in SharePoint solution: how to prevent from deleting after deployment?

I am developing a SharePoint solution including some list definitions, list instances, content type and a workflow (more to come...) Is it best practice to keep everything in one solution (WSP)? If I ...
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Line breaks doesn't detected when adding list items from csv

I have a csv that I export from excel by using google spreadsheet. I can add the items to the list with these codes; foreach($item in $vessellist) { $ni["datecol"] = $item.COL1; ...
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Get SharePoint User JSOM

I want to get a User via JSOM. The User is not the current user. The object I want to get should be SP.User (not String or anything) I want to get the User by asking for his login ...
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Accessing declarative deployed lists from provider hosted app

I created a provider hosted app (asp.net MVC) and work with a database an so on. This App I deployed into my developer site to debug and test it. Now I deploy a list declarativly by a feature. This ...
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Locate workflow Service Application Proxy

Where can I find "I workflow Service Application Proxy" in central admin? ...
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Customize output of Design Manager Snippets in SharePoint 2013

Is there a way to edit or customize the output of Design Manager Snippets in 2013? If I create a snippet for a property containing a TaxonomyFieldMulti I get this <div data-name="Page Field: ...
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How to make a confirmation of SharePoint / Workflow Manager server?

http://sharepointdeal.wordpress.com/2013/07/08/register-spworkflowservice-failed-to-query-the-oauth-s2s-metadata-error/ hen looking at the SharePoint logs – the error details are ...
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How to use the Application “SharePoint ULS Log Viewer”

Goal: I want to review the log number "Client ActivityId : 66605702-15be-46f7-901a-9125dec855b8" Problem: I have downloaded the application "SharePoint ULS Log Viewer" and tried locating the error ...
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Tags on documents are searchable but not visible

One of my 2013 sites has an MMS system set up for tagging images in a document library. It was functioning perfectly for months while one of our co-ops was working to tag everything in the library. ...
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How to automatically switch to Edit Mode after creating a page?

When adding a new page to SharePoint (through Pages list) and clicking OK, the user is redirected to Pages list. How to force SharePoint to open that page in Edit Mode? I've been thinking about ...
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document library webpart open to specific folder

Is there a way to have a document library web part open to a specific folder? I've been playing around for a few hours and I don't see a decent option any help is greatly appreciated
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Possible to hide Site Actions menu content by permission level through CustomSiteAction.xml in Sharepoint 2013?

Is this possible? I am trying to limit view of the "View All Site Content" menu to administrators only, and I am able to to it on individual sites by editing the seattle.master page in each directory. ...
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How to know SPUser.LoginName is System Account?

I am trying get the Modified By column value. And I want to check my PeoplePicker control contains the value same as the Modified By column value. I am stuck in the problem that Modified By ...
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PreSaveAction on a ListInstance with a custom ContentType

Everything I've read about PreSaveAction requires me to edit the NewForm or EditForm to add the reference into the form. However, given my list is created from Visual Studio using a custom content ...
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Where to store data needed by a custom timer job?

I have a custom ribbon button in each document library and when a user clicks it, I'd like to store some library-related data (URL, id ...) in a way that would make it available to a custom timer job. ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Doc Library WebPart to display subfolders

Usually you put a WebPart for a Document Library on a page, and this WebPart shows the content of a specific library, starting in root. Now I have some subfolders like "Marketing", "Finance" etc and I ...
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Create a new cookie on every login

I have a SharePoint 2013 intranet portal. This portal uses ADFS authentication. The requirement I have is to show an advertisement popup on every user login or after the browser re-open(Since its an ...
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Thumbnail doesn't displays correctly in Images Library view

I changed All Assets view for Images library in SharePoint 2013: SPList imageList = web.Lists["Images"]; var view = imageList.Views["All Assets"]; view.ViewFields.DeleteAll(); ...
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SharePoint 2013 - disposing SP.ClientContext in JavaScript [duplicate]

I'm little bit confused about JS's COM in SharePoint 2013 and disposing ClientContext object. As far as I can see from earlier versions of SP (2010 mainly) you had to dispose ClientContext and ...
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Sharepoint 2013 online, how to remove AD accounts and groeps from user and group column?

I have sharepoint 2013 online (o365). When I try to select a user or group I see sometimes double usernames. This is because the user is available in AD and as a user in Office 365. How can I change ...
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Problem with Registration for SP:s Workflow 2013

Goal: Install SP Workflow 2013 in my SharePoint 2013 Problem: I have followed a guide line ...
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How to show user first name + last name in top bar in sharepoint 2013

In sharepoint in topest bar shown the active directory user name. I want to show user first name + last name instead of it. How I can do that? thanks
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“Add a Page” option missing from menu

I have a user who is part of "Contribute" group. But when that user clicks on the wheel icon on top, then no "Add a Page" option is shown, although "Edit page" option is available. Even if I give ...
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Loading XML files into Wiki library on o365/SPO 2013

We have a bunch of nested and related XML files we want to load or convert into an SPO 2013 Wiki library. Any smart way to do that? Anything we can do in general with XML pages and data in SPO? ...
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Code highlighting on a sharepoint blog premises/online

I am evaluating to change my wordpress blog for a sharepoint blog either online or on premises. The only thing I need to be sure I can make it work, is code highlighting. How can I do that? ...
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Querying SharePoint search for all departments with REST API

I currently have an ajax request set up in my javascript to call the search API but this only gives me departments matching whatever I input for query: $.ajax( { url: ...
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Infopath form created in SharePoint Online 2013 - Signature error- Cerificate error

I am trying to route a form for signatures using SharePoint online and am running into an error that does not prevent the workflow, but is a nuisance to the user. The error says "The certificate you ...
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December 2013 SharePoint Public Update

In the past, SharePoint updates have been simple enough to understand: - RTM gets released - Cumulative updates get released on an regular schedule - Service Pack(s) are released, rolling up the ...
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Sharepoint - tables do not fit inside webpart - tables beyond their bounds (width)

Large tables in sharepoint goes beyound their bounds. The main reason why the table breaks is that the filename (in title row) are very long without any spaces! <div class="fullWidth"> ...
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Custom attribute not being displayed in My Sites - User Profile

I recently added some custom attributes to AD which I have synced via User Profile Service APP and the sync service. I have noticed one odd thing of the 2 custom attributes A1 and A2 only A1 is being ...
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Sharepoint 2013 - How to insert multiple values in the custom field of type SPFieldUserValue

I have created a custom field type from SPFieldUser and set the AllowMultiple values to true. I have overriden the Value and returned SPFieldUserValueCollection object. However, even after I select ...
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External List (List view) change layout to multiple columns

I'm using Sharepoint 2013. I have an external list. In the list view, I want to add 3 web parts horizontally. (side by side) That means I need to change the page layout. But couldn't find where to ...
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SharePoint 2013 Popularity Trends and Most Popular Missing for List

According to Technet (http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/jj715890.aspx) I should be able to view Popularity Trends for Lists: 3.Select the item that you want to view the Popularity Trends ...
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Restrict one page of a wiki (or site pages)

In 2007 you could call out permissions for 1 object in a document library thus restricting a page in a wiki or document library In 2013 I dont see any options for that level of granularity, How can i ...
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Approve Workflow Task With PowerShell [closed]

We have over a thousand approval workflows running and I would like to write a PowerShell script to go through and approve the items from the system account. I already wrote the script to get the ...
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Include content types from content type hub in doc library template / site template

Previously if you wanted content types and fields commonly available across your farm and automatically included in document libraries, you'd (pay someone a lot of money to) copy Microsoft and create ...
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SharePoint 2013: Search Results Web Part, 2 Questions

I've added a SRWP to a page. Two Things: The webpart displays results before a search is even executed. I need this to go away. I can get this to go away by turning off ranked results, but this ...
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SharePoint 2013, List of Links as dropdown box

I'm making a forms repository site and I've been struggling as I wrangle search and other items to behave as I need them to behave. One of the things I have not been able to accomplish is this: How ...
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More Grouping Options

Working in SP13 document library. I am looking to group the documents into particular categories in certain view. When I modify the view, the group feature allows me to group by two ways. However, ...
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Running Sharepoint 2013 farm env. on a 1 tier setup. Need to migrate from 1 tier to 2 tier

We are running Sharepoint 2013 on a 1-tier farm setup. I need to change this to a 2-tier setup where the SQL Server 2012 with the DB will be located on its own server and Sharepoint 2013 will be ...