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serialize SPListItemCollection through WCF sharepoint 2013

My question is simple, how to get ( or retrieve ) json serialized SPListItemCollection through WCF service ? tried to use NewtonSoft for .Net, but it's throw an exception when try to serialized it. I ...
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Content Query webpart doesn't display 'Approved 'post from the Discussion board

OOTB - I'm trying to use a 'Content Query' webpart to display 'Approved' posts, from a discussion board that's on the same site. My 'Content Editors' group have 'Contribute' permission to this site ...
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Which Feature / Site Template creates “Site Pages” list?

I have got "Pages" list when I create a Site Collection with "Publishing Portal" template, but what to do to have "Site Pages"?
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C# CSOM Create Folders in Lists programmatically

I am trying to programmatically (C# CSOM)create folders inside a custom List inside one of my SharePoint 2013 Online site.I have tried 2 code solutions , but both of them are behaving in a weird ...
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Error when sending a form created with Infopath

this is a (translated) message I see when I try to send a form created with Infopath for SharePoint 2013 Warning Impossible to send the form because of an error. Impossible to find the list of ...
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add object to farm properties from an event receiver

Can you add an object to farm properties from an event receiver on a list in a root site or a site collection? I have tried but even if im logged in as a farm admin it always errors out with a ...
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Can you sync a Document Set, instead of the entire Document Library?

If you have a Document Set in a Document Library, is it possible to sync only the Document Set? I created a Document Set, and altered the Welcome Page so that the Web Part was a Document Library, ...
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Who is supposed to use the RBS [mssqlrbs].[rbs_log] table?

When you install RBS, several new tables are generated, including [mssqlrbs].[rbs_log]. The procedure rbs_sp_log_message can be used to write RBS-related logs into it. However, who is supposed to ...
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Is there any normal way to paginate list with order by column?

I have read some of the very usefull articles: http://blogs.msdn.com/b/dbadki/archive/2008/10/08/caml-query-execution-using-pagination-for-custom-columns.aspx ...
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Can I programmatically like list items in sharepoint 2013?

http://community.bamboosolutions.com/blogs/sharepoint-2013/archive/2013/03/01/liking-and-rating-list-items-in-sharepoint-2013.aspx Can I set user likes in list items from C# code? It will be very ...
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Issues with SharePoint Security Trimmer control

I notice that using the security trimming control (say for RibbonBox) only hides the content, I want something like display:none, can we achieve this?: CASE 1: ...
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What is the way to use security trimming in masterpage deployed via VS in 2013?

This article mentions how we can modify the masterpage html file in SP2013. However, we are deploying a '.master' file and setting the masterpage via VS package. What is the way that we can perform ...
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Throttled While Crawling Large External Databases

I created an ECT using SPD2013 last week. It connects to a SQL DB while using the Secure Store to impersonate a domain user for a particular DB View. Last week, I used my personal (farm admin) ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Reverse Lookup

I am trying to achieve the following in SharePoint 2013. I have two (2) lists a server list and an application list. Each list contains a lookup column which a user can select which applications are ...
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Relative data sources in InfoPath Form

I have what I would assume is not a uncommon scenario for a client. I have hit a roadblock and it is a deal breaker for the client in terms of deciding if SharePoint is the right product. They will ...
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Open in Explorer View Using SSL

In a previous post, I was exploring using the Open With Explorer button with SNI enabled, and we came to the likely conclusion that this is not a supported configuration. After researching that, I ...
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Can i follow list items in sharepoint 2013?

Well, can i perform this? I keep my site news in list. And want to provide user some additional function to follow some of this news.
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Repeating Login Prompts when deploying reports using Visual Studio 2012 BIDS

I am running SharePoint 2013 integrated with SQL Server 2012 and SSRS but I've been having problems trying to deploy my reports from Visual Studio 2012 BIDS. Whenever I enter in my login credentials ...
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SharePoint Designer Issue while updating Multiple Line of Text Column

I am facing one issue in SharePoint Designer workflow. I have a field with type Multiple Line of text "Enhanced rich text (Rich text with pictures, tables, and hyperlinks)". Now when I am trying to ...
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adding Yammer app for SharePoint to a page

Is it possible to add Yammer app for SharePoint programmatically? and is it possible to configure it so that when you leave a comment only those that have access rights to the page could see the ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Wiki's - Home page

I'm looking to find something with the WIKI's that will help me find blank pages, top pages, highest rated, top contributor etc and display them on the "home" page like mediawiki. Anyone know if this ...
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Migrate SP2013 Enterprise to New Farm with SP2013 Standard with new SQL Server

I was hoping to get some advice on the best way to migrate from an Existing SharePoint 2013 Enterprise Farm, to a completely new Farm running SharePoint 2013 Standard. I will need to migrate User ...
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Can I suppress Excel Services alert “Query and refresh Data”

We have a sub-site with a doc library "Reporting". Saved there we have several xlsx files. Within the same sub-site we have a Data Connections library with odc' files linking through toOLAP` cubes. ...
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Remove Sharepoint2013 top bar in SP App

I am deploying a SharePoint2013 App (SharePoint hosted). How can I remove the SharePoint2013 top bar (site name, NewsFeed,OneDrive Sites) by JavaScript/CSS? I need to print tha page. Thanks,Nk
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Is there an official description of all the OOTB site definitions?

Does a detailed definition of all the out of the box site definitions exist? If it's a book, please let me know what book, but I want something more descriptive than a one sentence description and the ...
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SharePoint 2013: Check Workflow status programmatically (javascript)?

I need to be able to get the status of a SharePoint workflow 2013 using javascript. My goal is to start in a loop for all selected items synchronously a workflow. For that I will check if the started ...
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2013 App Scoped External Content Type OData Throttling even though it's disabled

I have a 2013 SharePoint-hosted app that is using an OData External Content Type (inside of the app itself). With smaller amounts of data it works fine, but with larger results the OData calls are ...
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Calculating how long a user spend in New form and editform.aspx

Business Requirements: I require a way to track how long a ticket takes to complete (including time spent "working on" the ticket). Essentially I have a SP2013 list, which I can customise using ...
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SharePoint 2013 Custom Action Group - Icon Missing

I have created a custom group, and added an Icon for the button. For some reason the Icon is not showing up in the display. If I add the Icon to an existing group, it will work without any problems. ...
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How to change default location for images

On publishing pages, you can insert pictures from your computer, then it asks you the destination folder where you want to put them In my case it shows a Document Library, site assets and Image ...
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SharePoint 2013 Kerberos Setup Issue - NT AUTHORITY\ANONYMOUS LOGON

Facing issues while configuring the Kerberos . The process is as below ASP.Net full trust farm solution deployed on SharePoint 2013 App Server (IIS 8) connects to SQL Server 2008 R2 Database 1. ...
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How to display charts dynamically other than by using MSCharts?

I would like to display a pie chart in a custom SharePoint application page. One option to do this is by using MSCharts and <asp:Chart> tag. However, getting this to work requires modification ...
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2013 - Can't edit the subsites Master Pages

Situation : On my SharePoint root site, I can modify without any problem my master pages. But from this root site, I've created few subsites. I would like to edit master pages from theses subsites in ...
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SharePoint 2013 Word Document Downloading

I have a user who is complaining that when he clicks on a link within a document library it automatically downloads the file to his PC, rather than letting him open it and edit it. He is the only ...
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SP2013 FBA pack - returns error for User Management

I dowloaded SP2013 FBA pack from here, and I installed it. The installation works well, I have now the FBA features. But when I click on "FBA User Management", it returns the error : A Membership ...
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Cant insert attachment to a page

We have had the following issue on our SP 2013 Farm in our intranet. WHen users creates a new page, and insert an attachment to the page, nothing appears, the file is indeed uploaded, but the ...
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Jsom not working when user is reader

I am using following code to get terms from a termset in MMS. It is a office 365 solution and some of users is external users which have read permissions. The javascript doesn't work when user is ...
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SP2013 FBA returns Error 404

I set up a web app to use FBA, i follow this link. But I have an Error 404 when I try to log via Form, but I let AD Auth. enabled, and from the drop down, if I choose AD option, it works well. I ...
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Trying to setup a Provider hosted app

We have an on-premise installation of sharepoint 2013 with an app domain configured. So far so good, I can create a Sharepoint Provider hosted app, where the Web-project runs on a local IIS. The ...
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Using Remote event receiver on list item adding create SPGroup in Autohosted App

I am trying to create remote event receiver on the list which is created in my app. I want to create SharePoint group when I add item in the list. I have questions like: Is it possible to create ...
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PowerPivot We cannot locate a server

I am having the same issue. I tried everything above as well as what was suggested here: ...
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How to create a SharePoint Content Type with multiple New Forms?

I am working in SharePoint 2013. I am trying to create a content Type with multiple New Forms. If some users click the New Item link they have to see one form and for others if they click the link ...
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Sync SharePoint with Outlook Calendar for every user

Syncing SharePoint 2013 with Outlook 2013 is very simple! I can just click 'Connect to Outlook' in the ribbon and it's that easy: ...
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How to change name in adress bar / tab SP2013

I'm running SharePoint 2013 and want to change the Name in the Adressbar/Tab of the Browser. On the default/homesite I solved the problem by adding some Text in the SEO settings. But in all the sub ...
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What is the best way to query a list in sharepoint 2013 [closed]

I want to know What is the best way to query a list in sharepoint 2013 CAML Linq Server Object Model Cannot use client object model. I am looking for a cleaner way as there will only be less then ...
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How to begin with making a custom web part in Visual Studio, collecting data from lists across different sites?

First of all I'd like to say that I'm very new at working with Visual Studio 2013 and with C# as well. I want to make a certain web part in Visual Studio 2013 for a SharePoint 2013 test environment. ...
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JavaScript error while added jquery library to standard teamsite

I have a standard SharePoint 2013 Teamsite template with "seattle" masterpage and added jquery in the head of the seattle.html to solve some branding issues(screen 1). The problem is that I always get ...
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Search Content Sources page (ListContentSources.aspx) timing out

I recently performed an index reset, and did a full crawl on my 2 content sources. Afterwards I wanted to go enable Continuous Crawl on the content sources, but whenever I visit the content sources ...
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SP13: Calendar Permission Groups

I have a calendar that I created in SP13. I would like to add others from a different site collection to the calendar. However, when I go to list settings > permissions that particular group name ...
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Remote Event Receiver on updated will be fired multiple time

If someone ever had a similar experience, i'm trying to update word document in the document library and the problem is that my ItemUpdated is triggered multiple times. I think that last ...