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Starting a 2010 approval workflow in 2013

So, as it stands, I have one workflow that drives my entire user registration process. However, I want to add an approval workflow to approve the changes made by the user. I currently have it set up ...
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Is it recommended to run the Security token service application pool using built-in accounts

I have changed the SecurityTokenServiceApplicationPool to run under the localsystem built-in account, so my question is whether specifying a built-in account s for the ...
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SP2013 special chars broken in HTML page layout

I'm creating some page layouts for my custom .master in a SP2013 Publishing SC. There are some hard coded texts in the layout. Since it's for a German client there will be some special chars like ...
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changes in Master page not inherited in subsites

I have changed the logo in seattle.html in SharePoint designer so that it uses SharePoint:SPLinkButton instead of SharePoint:SPSimpleSiteLink and modified it to point to the root site collection. It ...
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Can not login to SharePoint 2013 using IE 10

Currently when I try to access our intranet using IE 10 , I will be promoted with the windows security dialog box, and after entering my username and password for three times , I will receive a white ...
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401 Unauthorized when calling web service in provider hosted app

I have build a SharePoint provider hosted app (high trust) that has a WCF service that also calls a custom webservice that is hosted in SharePoint. The app WCF service is called from a SharePoint ...
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Change SharePoint 2013 theme and get error

I tried to change my SharePoint 2013 site's theme (Look and Feel) But I get an error (something went wrong with SharePoint) and in 15 folder's logs I had some error about Logging Correlation Data And ...
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How to determine if SharePoint is in Debug mode?

My SharePoint was choking on bad code in a feature. The VS12 debugger popped up and asked me if I wanted to enable debugging, and that it would update the web.config. Well, I would like to turn off ...
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move site page from dev to production

I have seen a lot of resources online about something similar to my issue but nothing came to concrete help (content is old or not quite relevant) so I appreciate some help. situation used SP ...
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refiner accuracy index in SP13

Is there a way to define the refiner accuracy index in SharePoint 2013? Is there a way of applying it to the REST service calls? The totalrows and the refiner counts I'm getting on the REST calls ...
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How to programmatically hide a field from edit form based on current user permissions

I have an event receiver that sets SPField values based on certain user choices. I'm trying to show/hide one field based on the current user's signed in permissions, but only when the list item is ...
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What is the max limit of community members in SharePoint 2013?

What is the max limit of community members in share-point 2013 OOTB? and are there settings to increase that default limit OOTB?
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Remove “+Add” from Calendar View Web Part

I have a Calendar View web part that I've placed in a SharePoint page. Right now it looks like this: I want to prevent the user from editing the list from here--I have an app that will take care of ...
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'OpenCalloutAndSelectItem' is undefined / 'ShowMenuForTrOuter' is undefined

SP2013 Enterprise, custom master page using skel.js and jquery Recently users have started receiving an error when trying to access the item menu revealed by the ellipses next to an item in a list. ...
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Workflow emails don't send

I have a very basic workflow that I added to a list. Basically, I just want to send an email to myself. I created the workflow to send an email and then end the workflow. When I add an item to the ...
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environment for apps for SharePointn2013 I deploying visual 2013 apps with exit in url deploy but when I am open apps in url deploy

I configured an environment for apps for SharePointn2013 I deploying visual 2013 apps with exit in url deploy but when I am open apps in url deploy, it is given Me autentication but no resolve.....I ...
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I cannot figure out the differences between setting the Submission policy (Open, Close) for the Metadata navigation service

I have created a metadata managed service, and for one the the term sets I define the Submission policy to be Open, instead of Close, as follow:- But nothing have changes, I thought that specifying ...
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Route documents to another site collection if approaching size limit

We'd like to have a Drop Off library look @ the current site size, and if it is approaching a limit, send the file to a different site within the site collection. It's kind of like a "you are ...
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Risk difference setting up subdomain or new domain?

I have a single server Sharepoint Foundation 2013 instance that I've recently setup for my organization. I'm still pretty new to Sharepoint. I've been tasked with setting it up to allow apps, and ...
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Custom SharePoint navigation suggestions.. client side or server side? What about caching?

I have a requirement to build a custom navigation menu for SP2013 that will go on the side of each page. I have tried to use OOB Quick launch, global nav and term sets but they all have their own ...
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Remove document from in-place hold with CSOM?

Is there any way to remove a document from an in-place hold using SharePoint CSOM?
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Alerts on upgraded Sitecollection, 2013

After successfully upgrading SharePoint 2010 to 2013, we noticed that you can set up Alerts on any lists or libraries and get an instant email notification that the Alert has been created, but no ...
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How do we tell Office 365/Exchange Online to trust the certificate?

We are trying to use S/MIME in Exchange Online Outlook Web Access with Office 365. We have a certificate that works with the Office 365 email account in the desktop Outlook client. But when we try to ...
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Sharepoint 2013 news strategy

I'm new in Sharepoint design. I want to do a simple intranet with branding. I created a publishing site with pages. One subsite is news, and here I have a dilemma. to consider: The news can be a ...
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After a server upgrade, what types of health checks do you perform

We are currently trying to validate a deployment but want to make sure we've checked all the appropriate things. Other than testing new functionality, what steps to do you take to make sure an update ...
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Upgrade site collections job failing 2013

I'm currently upgrading some 2010 site collections to 2013. When trying to upgrade it from the GUI, nothing happens and the timer job Upgrade site collections job keeps failing over and over again. ...
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Filtering / sorting of Managed Metadata Columns not working

We're experiencing some issues with Managed Metadata columns in a list view. - filtering is not working - sort order seems to be wrong Sorting: The sort order seems to follow the term ID, not the ...
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Is it possible to wait until my file is uploaded in document library?

I have created a document library and I have applied an Item Added event receiver to that library which will copy that file to another library and I have added that library as a mapped drive to my ...
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Document sets losing their Welcome Page

We are using SharePoint 2013: In our solution we have multiple content types as child content types of "Document Set". In some cases, which we cannot reproduce, the Document Set loses its Welcome ...
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Object Model List all users with full control on a sub site in SharePoint 2013?

If I have a sub site URL and a user with Site Admin, can I list all users in that sub site that have Full Control at that level? Any C# code sample?
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Have a webpart display only subfolders

I am new to SharePoint 2013. I was curious how to put a WebPart for a Document Library on a page with SharePoint 2013, not 2010. This WebPart would then show the content of a specific library folder ...
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Refused to execute script Reserved.ReportViewerControl.axd in SharePoint 2013

We are migrating our ASP.NET WebForms and MVC 3.5 Application to our new SharePoint 2013. Lots of our applications use Reporting Services which use ReportViewer Control 9.0 but when we deployed the ...
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Is custom list an app?

You can add a new app in SharePoint 2013 of type "Custom List". So my question is the "Custom List" an app or not? If it is an app then how come it is created in the host web and not in the app web? ...
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New-SPSite in SP2013 creating sites with 2010 user interface

I am creating a Site Collection with this powershell command $createdSite = New-SPSite -Url $SiteUrl -Name "Site Name" -Template "CMSPUBLISHING#0" -Language 1033 -OwnerAlias "spadmin" It used to work ...
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SharePoint REST API - How To Enable Incoming Email On A List

am trying to migrate SharePoint 2010 code to SharePoint 2013 using the REST API. I have a list that is created dynamically, and one of the settings I need to enable, is to allow incoming email into ...
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InfoPath getting the ID not the value I configured in lookup field

I have two lists setup: Office: only has title field LOB Manager: has responsible person and a lookup column to the Office list. The office lookup in LOB Manager is configured to use the Title ...
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how to use user profile with object model

how to use user profile with client object model.? I need to fetch some properties in object model. code example will be helpful.
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Need help with DNS and URLS for database attach upgrade to 2013 from 2010

this is a basic question I guess. I am doing a upgrade from 2010 to 2013. I am just a bit unsure about the best way to set up a test server without end users being able to access it. In the Microsoft ...
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Calendar View not properly displaying in WebPart

I'm trying to have my events list display as a calendar view in a Sharepoint-hosted app written using JavaScript and the Client Side Object Model. Here's the code I'm using. From Default.aspx: ...
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Preview documents listed in custom webpart

I'm new to SharePoint 2013 and have been given a task to preview a document. The document to preview is not within the search results. Is this possible to achieve? How do you achieve it? What is ...
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Webpart squezzed after jQuery hide() and show()

I have the following problem: I exported on the mysite https://mysite.intranet.i/personal/user/AllTasks.aspx the tasks webpart. I imported it on another page in another Sitecollection -> works, all ...
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Keeping track of approval requests in the list

So, I have an approval workflow running while I have another workflow going. Suppose a user makes a request to change something about their profile. Internally, they have the change in their ...
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Publishing an InfoPath form gives error

I need to publish an InfoPath form in SharePoint 2013. As per the normal method of publishing the form to the SharePoint server, when I provide the new URL of the server I encounter an error. The ...
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SOLVED : Sharepoint down : Connection Close

Using SP2013. I deleted a subsite of the main collection site. Now sharepoint is displaying : HTTP/1.1 200 OK Server: Microsoft-IIS/7.5 Date: Tue, 03 Jun 2014 08:58:05 GMT Connection: close It ...
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Search a page having Content Search Web Part

I have 5 pages. Those pages have Content Search Webparts which are showing some data for the query which is configured. Now, I have a search page. I want to configure a Results Source which should ...
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When item added event receiver fires if we upload file using explorer?

I have a document library in which I have attached two event receivers. Item Added. Item Updated. My event receiver definition is: <Receiver> ...
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SharePoint 2013 Service Pack 1 appears to delete the contents of wpresources

I downloaded SP 1 Mark 2 for both Foundation and Server on 2 different farms. In both cases, the contents of C:\Program Files\Common Files\microsoft shared\Web Server Extensions\wpresources were ...
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How to add a branding banner image across whole page

On SharePoint 2013, I would like a banner image to go across the whole page, replacing the stock logo, and continuing all the way across. I don't see this anywhere in the settings for the master ...
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Organizzation Browser web part on a publishing site

I need to add an organizzation browser web part to a publishing site. I can not see the web part in the category Collaboration while adding web parts. How can I enable it?
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Activating web feature from event receiver doesn't do anything

I have the following code that should run to automatically disable the Minimal Download Strategy feature when a new site is being provisioned. Unfortunately nothing happens. No errors are captured in ...