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Client-Side Rendering/JS Link documentation?

Has there been any sort of documentation or anything like that released for SharePoint 2013 Client-Side Rendering/JS Link? Anthing unofficial? Any dates for when documentation might be released? ...
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SharePoint 2013 Workflows List does not exist error

I am creating a SharePoint Designer 2013 workflow and I encountered an error which suspends my workflow. I've noticed that it only occures when I reference a lookup column to another list. The error ...
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Like it button not very friendly

IN sp 2013, the only way to like a page or document is to add the column to the view, and depending on the type of like, then you will see rating stars or smiles. But this means the person has to go ...
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SharePoint 2013 lending library?

SharePoint 2007 had a library lending template that was used for keeping tracking of books, which were checked out and who to etc. SharePoint 2013 does not have this template, how can I replicate it? ...
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Is it possible to replace the personal site / MySite with a custom site template in on-premise SP 2013?

We are looking at deploying the SharePoint 2013 personal site/ MySite feature but management wants to change a lot of things that come with the default template. We want to suppress certain features ...
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How to use resrouce file inside page layout?

I have a page layout in which following text is written: NEWS I already have a resource file which I am using in one of my XSLT file to display text based on language. In XSLT file I simply ...
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Changes in Farm Master Page

I have been researching whether there is a best way to brand SharePoint 2013 without changing the v4 master page on the farm level that will affect each site collection in the farm, but I haven't been ...
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Add sub section menu to a page layout

I have my top level navigation working well but i would like to include a "section" nav displaying all the pages of the section I'm currently in. As this is a SP2013 online environment i only have ...
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Autogenerated JavaScript Errors in 2010 mode (document.forms.aspnetForm)

I have upgraded from SharePoint Server 2010 to 2013 in our test environment. The sites are still in 2010 mode. I am getting javascript errors all over the place. For example, on our homepage I see the ...
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Sharepoint 2013-stored/created Office documents not opening in 2010 client

SYMPTOM Created new Word and Excel docs in a SharePoint 2013 Online library. When I attempt to "Edit in Excel" from IE9 to open the file in my Excel 2010 desktop client, I only get a "The webpage ...
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Design Manager: “An error occurred during translation of your HTML master page”

I'm pulling my hair over this problem for the last 3 hours. I have a custom control residing in the folder "C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\Web Server ...
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SoapServerException encountered when trying to add PDF item to Document Library?

I am doing PsiCapture migration, but I am encountering error of SoapServerException. Here is my scenario: I am successfully able to migrate PDF documents using same settings and config on my Dev ...
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Can a site newsfeed follow things?

If a site, such as the OOTB 2013 project site, has a newsfeed, can that newsfeed follow the same things that a users personal newsfeed can? For example can a site newsfeed follow all of it's subsites ...
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InfoPath changes the look of the form

I am following this guide to create a cross site lookup field in SharePoint. I am using SharePoint 2013. The problem is that when I open the form with InfoPath Designer 2013 the form doesn't resemble ...
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Let members choose their own web parts in an Intranet site Sidebar

I need to setup an Intranet site where site members can personalise & manage the web parts that appear for them in the sidebar (on the master page). For example - one member may choose to have a ...
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Error when creating SPSubscriptionSettingsServiceApplicationProxy

I have been following the following for configuring an app domain in our SharePoint 2013 environment. When I reach the step for New-SPSubscriptionSettingsServiceApplicationProxy, I am getting the ...
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Generate reports in SP 2013 Online without using Excel or SSRS?

We are working with a SP 2013 Online client that needs to have reports generated but they do not have Excel 2013 installed. Is there a way to still generate reports? I would like to use Power Pivot ...
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Create SharePoint Organizational Chart in a different way

I would like to know how is it possible to make a organizational Chart-Browser as shown in the image attached, in SharePoint 2013?
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debug feature activation

I have a visual studio project with Sharepoint Site structure. I didn't write any Event Receivers that will add my items (SP List Definitions, List Instances, ...) to the site. That means I use ERs ...
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Read custom properties of term with webservice

I need to get the custom properties of a term through Nintex. Since it isn't possible to get this with the 3rd party tool, I thought about a connection to a webservice (this is allowed) So my question ...
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Data Connection Library app is missing in SharePoint 2013

I am trying to create a Data Connection library in SharePoint 2013 (for use with InfoPath) but the Data Connection Library app does not appear in the list of available apps. I have already enabled ...
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Displaying one site collection's list in another site collection in SharePoint 2013

I have a list which holds data in one sharepoint collection eg dept.site.com I wish to display this list in another sharepoint collection eg dept2.site.com Dept2 should only be able to view the data ...
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Recommended SharePoint and Office Web Apps 2013 topology

What is the recommended topology for deploy Office Web Applications with SharePoint 2013 supporting intranet and extranet scenarios? How has this advanced since SharePoint 2007, 2010?
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Sharepoint 2013 App Cant Update Fields on Lists in parent web

I have a Sharepoint 2013 O365 App that is Autohosted. It is doing a simple list item creation on a remote sharepoint list in the site that owns the app. I have added app permissions of all kinds to ...
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SharePoint Online takes hour to install the sharepoint hosted app

I am trying to write SharePoint hosted app and connecting to microsoft online Sharepoint portal (dev site). It takes more than an hour to install the app on the sharepoint after I press F5 in Visual ...
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Embed version number in content type used for many libraries?

I'm using SharePoint 2013. This guide http://rayamondo.wordpress.com/2011/04/28/sp-version-to-word-template/ shows how to embed the version number in a content type for a specific document library. ...
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Hide Site Assets library from site contents

I am making a very simple wiki pages library (site members edit the wiki pages and add pictures etc...on the wiki pages. But we don't want them to see the Site Assets library when they go to site ...
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Sorting elements in list by modification time on server

In my content search webpart i am currently sorting documents by the LastModifiedTime managed property in order to get the recently changed documents displayed. This works great for documents that ...
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Using Business Connectivity Service to connect SharePoint 2013 to an external WCF service

Has anyone successfully connected BCS in SharePoint 2013 to an WCF service? I did several attempts and always got Cannot connect to Business Data Connectivity Metadata Store in the SharePoint ...
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2013, create site collection from wsp template?

How do I create a new site collection from a SharePoint 2013 using a wsp template file as the template for the root site? I've tried creating a new site collection and selecting "select template ...
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Move RibbonContainer-TabRowRight Icons to another part of the page

I'd like to move the buttons in the RibbonContainer-TabRowRight area of SP2013 default template...is it a simple matter of hiding the existing icons for Share follow save and full screen and ...
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Request timed out, CPU 100%, only one user

We are experiencing an error when trying to access our site the first thing in the mornings. Our system is a three-tier farm with SharePoint 2013 installed. It has a few, say 30 site collections ...
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Adding Web Reference in Infopath 2013

I have added a web reference in my infopath(2013) form. Even if I saved it cautiously, when I reopen the form after closing the form I get the following error: "The system cannot find the file ...
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Find third-party features with powershell

Can I find just third-party features with Powershell? I other words, I want to create an inventory with all features that not come originally from Sharepoint installation.
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Sharepoint 2013 Discussion Board OOB Webpart on a publishing page causes the Edit Page functionality not to work/function after publishing the page

Discussion Board OOB Webpart (xsltListViewWebpart) on a publishing page causes the Edit Page functionality not to work/function after publishing the page. Steps to reproduce: Create a Site ...
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Hide first navigation node in top navigation in SharePoint 2013

This is my first work with custom branding in 2013. I am attempting to hide the first node in the top navigation (not using Metadata navigation) using css, trying not to resort to jquery. So my ...
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“I Like It” and “Rating” in Cross-Site Publishing scenario

There's a request to implement "I Like" and/or "Rating" functionality in Cross Site Publishing for an item showing as a catalog-item. There is a single page that displays the detail for the items ...
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Microsoft Sharepoint Designer 2013 Preview encountered an errod during setup

I'm trying to install sharepoint designer 2013. It gives me this error without any further details. I have office 2010 32 bit installed. What is this problem about?
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OrganizationProfileManager - obsolete

[Obsolete("This class is no longer supported."), SharePointPermission(SecurityAction.InheritanceDem­and, ObjectModel=true), SharePointPermission(SecurityAction.Demand, ObjectModel=true)] ...
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Nintex webservice for publishing workflow [closed]

I've installed Nintex Workflows 2013. But when I'm trying to publish a workflow through the Nintex Webservice, it fails. What I've done: 1) Got my file as a string 2) Changed values in workflow 3) ...
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SharePoint 2013 Global Navigation Branding

How can I get the Global navigation to ignore the core4.css and take up my custom styles. Thanks
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Integrate external data into SharePoint Application - SP2013

I need to integrate data into a SharePoint Solution from a database which is not part of the SharePoint. The solution is a farm solution. My preferred idea is to make the data available as a ...
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Promoted links don't work in a page

I've set up a few promoted links lists and I want to embed them in a page as web parts. They show up just fine when doing this, but the links themselves are unresponsive when trying to use them ...
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SharePoint 2010 vs 2013 Memory Usage

I want to install a standalone SharePoint server in a virtual machine for development purposes. I installed SharePoint 2013 on Windows Server 2012 and was surprised to see that the memory usage is sky ...
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Updating SharePoint by email

Is there a way I can update my SharePoint from emails that are sent to me? I get support tickets from a form and instead of manually entering them I would like to auto process this task. The emails ...
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How can I modify a Excel Web Access Web Part client side?

Hello I'm just getting started in Sharepoint 2013 development. Currently, I am trying to display a spreadsheet in Excel Web Access. The spreadsheet displayed is determined by a session variable. ...
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List item storage in SQL

So I'm having some performance issues with some large queries against SharePoint (yes, I'm already using CAML), so I decided to take a peek at the SharePoint database despite the dire warnings never ...
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Cannot use UNC path to library in Windows Explorer but mapped drive works

SharePoint 2013 Enterprise Just ran into a weird issue on a new farm. I'm trying to access a document library via a UNC path \\xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx\collection\site\library (public IP that is confirmed ...
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How do I give tasks a priority relative to other tasks

I have a list of tasks that should be completed in priority order. I want the ability for someone to add a task to the list and be able to place it anywhere in the order, for example, they could add a ...
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Favorites Links per user

I want to create a site collection with a list of links and render them as Titles as shown here: http://alinimer.com/2013/02/09/oob-creating-your-own-custom-tiles-in-sharepoint-2013/ Because we have ...