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How do I remove the Page Content zone from blank web part template?

As the title suggests. This space isn't reclaimed even if you haven't put anything in it so all of my web part pages have a 2" thick white strip across the top of the middle of the page. I have ...
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Creating New Folders using Windows Explorer is very slow in SharePoint 2013

We have a SharePoint 2013 environment upgraded from SharePoint 2010. When working with Windows Explorer, users are able to navigate the folders normally without any issues. However, if a user tries to ...
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Sorry Something Went Wrong

I have tried everything to get my Development environment up and running but I'm still seeing this error on all Site Collection AND Central Admin! It only has one App server and the DB server so here ...
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Remote App using CSOM against SP2013 with Claims

We have a few applications that currently use managed code CSOM against SP2010 - think of SharePoint as simply a large file store. The UI is not used at all and all the functionality for the remote ...
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SharePoint 2013 content database size for single site collection

We have a web application with single site collection and one document library, mainly used for uploading supporting business documents (.pdf, .doc and .xml). Current content DB size is 160 GB with ...
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Get List Item Version History using Client Side Object Model (C#)

I am using the Client Side Object Model Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.dll and Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.Runtime.dll against SharePoint 2013, and am able to pull down data from custom lists. What I am ...
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Showing Changes to List Items & Deleted Content

How can I show changes to list items, with deleted content lined out, along with the modifying user name? Seems like there was something like this available in SP2007 but not seeing it in SP2013. ...
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How to return multi-value fields via SharePoint Rest API?

After reviewing my results, I realized one of the sharepoint columns only returns one value. How do I get it to return each value from my Role Column? It should look like this: Title: FDA Program ...
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SharePoint 2013 Document Library Default View for Site Collection

We have added new columns to doc. library on PWA Sharepoint 2013. we want to save this view as default doc.library template for every site created on PWA site collection, is it possible? Every site ...
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How to preview jpg images in Sharepoint 2013 search results

I created a brand new site collection and uploaded a jpg file in the document library did a full crawl and when i searched for the jpg file. I could see it in the search results but i am not able to ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Designer workflow suspended

Workflow suspended: Details: An unhandled exception occurred during the execution of the workflow instance. Exception details: System.InvalidOperationException: Looking up a value using a key is ...
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How do I format SharePoint Rest API Results?

How do I get my SharePoint Rest API Results to return like so: Title : FDA Project RioBravo Module: Primary Training Roles : Project Manager, Lead Agent versus the way this returns them like so: ...
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Programmatically enable Auto-approval for permission requests on community site collection

I've done some searching and cannot find a solution anywhere. I'm creating community site collections via event receiver. I need to enable "Auto-approval for permission requests" on each site ...
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Missing site collection Templates and The product key could not be validated. Check the error logs for details

I just installed a SharePoint 2013 and configured the farm. As I used a server 2012 r2, I downloaded a slipstream version of SharePoint, found here. After installed, when creating a site collection, ...
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Quality Of Email Handling In List

I'm curious about how well SharePoint 2013 handles incoming email forwarded from an Exchange server. I did a MOSS 2007 email management with approval workflows project 5 years ago and many emails from ...
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how to fetch newsfeed from social network

I am creating an AppPart which should fetch Newsfeed from Facebook or twitter or some social network. I tried the following code ClientContext clientContext = new ...
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Display template renderer for managed navigation terms

We have a cross-site publishing set up. It is working and bringing across our catalog of items and the terms we used to setup a managed navigation on our publishing/user side. We are showing catalogs ...
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SharePoint 2013 Designer Workflow errors when started

When starting a published SharePoint Designer 2013 List Workflow manually on a list item, I get the following error: An unhandled exception occurred during the execution of the workflow instance. ...
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Cannot Create a Bilingual Site Template in Sharepoint

I'm trying to create a site template out of a bilingual sharepoint 2013 site (in SP2010 compatibility mode). I can create the template successfully, but the template only gets created in the current ...
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How can I prevent people from pasting formatted text?

Is there a way to prevent people from pasting formatted text into the rich text editor? I need to make sure only our approved styles are used.
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SharePoint 2013 Search Results Sort Options - Odd Behavior from “Relevance” Option

I am working in a SharePoint 2013 Enterprise Search Center, and looking to change the default Sort options on a Results page. To do this, I am modifying the “Available sort orders (JSON)” property of ...
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Error when filtering the view

I want to make a view of a list to display the upcoming birthdays. I have a list "Employees": The column "Birthday" is of type date, the other 4 columns all of type "Calculated (calculation based ...
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Create column displaying the term from the term set

I would like to create a column for a document library that shows the term that a document has been tagged with from the Term Set from the managed metadata store. Is this possible?
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Why does Content Type Syndication need feature used to provision content types?

I'm experiencing a problem I can't quite understand. We're provisioning content types to a content-type-hub via an installed feature. The feature deploys, the content types and site columns all ...
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SharePoint Copy Blog to new site collection in c#

I am trying to make a code that copies Posts and Comments to a site. It is working, except setting the lookup field to connect Comment with Post. using Microsoft.SharePoint; using System; namespace ...
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How do I use SharePoint Rest API to query list for a field resulting in one row of data?

I've been able to pull data for a specific list, but unable to filter it down to one item, where the Field called "File Name" equals drugdealers. Any assistance would be appreciated. <script ...
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Applying common styles to multiple HNCS: What is the best practice?

Adhering to best practices, we have built a SharePoint 2013 intranet with multiple Host Named Site Collections all accessible via HTTPs, for example https://home.domain.com - Landing Page ...
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Getting client context in provider hosted apps

I am new to developing provider hosted apps and going through some code snippets over the web to see how to get the context of the host web (or app web) to work on lists and libraries etc through the ...
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how to check web navigation/sharepoint perfs for distant user

Customer's Users are complaining about low performance on SharePoint 2013 site. I would like to send a little software or script (I know PowerShell) or even built-in features (like Dev console on IE), ...
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Connecting server to farm using Connect-SPConfigurationDatabase : Operation is not valid due to the current state of the object

I am trying to connect a server to a farm using the Connect-SPConfigurationDatabase Cmdlet: PS C:\Users\sp_admin> Connect-SPConfigurationDatabase cmdlet Connect-SPConfigurationDatabase at command ...
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Sharepoint 2013 incoming email Attachment not saved

I have a problem with a user with the incoming email function. On December the user sent some emails to a Document Library and everything worked fine (a folder with the subject as name was created and ...
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SPGridView databind on each page call regardless of postback

I construct a data table on page load and set it to a SPGridView. In the GridView I have LinkButtons to do server side updates. On clicking on link buttons it calls on server side methods (eg: to ...
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How do I remove default Text Styles from the ribbon?

I want to prevent our users from using the built in text styles. How do I hide or remove them from the ribbon?
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Import data from one list into another

Say I have a list A with personal information of my employees. How can I import parts of this information (e.g. the names) conditionally (e.g. all names longer than 6 letters) into another list B? Do ...
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Creating customized search results in SharePoint 2013 with Dispaly Template

I am trying to customize search result through display template. my template has two block for Rendering. how to customize search result such as following image: my HTML code for implement is: ...
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Import dates from list into calendar app

I'm trying to show the birthdays from a list in my calendar. I completed the following steps so far: Created new app Contacts "Friends" Filled it with some sample data: Created new app Calendar ...
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Is there any way to show Post Security Timming results without having display “gaps”?

We have implemented post security trimming on a SharePoint 2013 search site and it works fine, except for the very odd display - if I do a Search without trimming on, it will show 10 results per page ...
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Embedding an Access database in SharePoint?

I have a client who would like me to embed an access database from another location (document library) to a SharePoint page in an editable format. Similar to how you can add the "Excel Web Access" web ...
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SPQuery ProcessBatchData from folders

I'm using the following script to try and delete items from a Doc Library rather unsuccessfully. There are no files in the root, just all in subfolders under this doc library. Where am I going wrong ...
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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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Refresh Trusted Security Token Services Metadata feed timer job fails on search server

I'm running SP 2013 with 7 servers in my farm. One of my search servers (I have two) fails this job daily at 12AM? Any ideas? I get the following three errors in the ULS log when this job fails. ...
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Sorry this site hasn't been shared with you

In SharePoint 2013, I am the administrator for central admin and all site which I have created so far. Now, I am facing the above mentioned error when I access the site. The problem exits still now ...
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Scaling out Workflow Manger in various physical location ideas?

We are running Sharepoint 2013 server in 3 tier. It consists of 3 web front end, 2 app server and 3 workflow server with properly load balanced using F5 load balancer. we are looking into the solution ...
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SharePoint 2013 Workflow: Retrieving hidden field value always null

I have a SharePoint 2013 workflow in a Visual Studio project. I use a LookUpSPListItem activity together with a GetDynamicValueProperties activity to get field values from a list. All field values ...
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how to fix Drag end Drop Error in Sharepoint 2013

I designed user control using XsltListViewWebPart. I want to upload file using drag end drop. However I encountered an error. How to fix it? Thanks for your help.
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Show DisplayForm after insert new record

I'm looking if there is a way to show an already inserted record instead of returning to the list...
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Different permissions on item creation

Within SP 2013, is it possible to do the following in terms of permissions : Two different AD groups : Admins & Users. With only one list. When Users access this list, they can add/modify only ...
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My site and AD?

We are about create my sites for our users. In this regard I have some questions. How many my sites can we have in a web-application for my site? How many AD sources can one have with regards to ...
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SharePoint 2013 upload speed to list is very slow

I am having speed issues when pasting data to a list in SharePoint 2013. I have IE 9 and Microsoft Office 2010. When copying data from Excel to SharePoint in Datasheet view (or quick edit view as it ...
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Customize source parameter Sharepoint 2013

I have to customize the returning from saving and exiting (by canel) a list element. I know that is done by the source parameter in the url, but i did not understand how to set/edit it. If i take a ...