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Creating a .wsp for SharePoint 2013 from a SP2010 compatible project

I have a rather old SharePoint project that I believe goes back to SP2007, and is currently working fine with SP2010. My current process for creating a .wsp for sp2010 is to use WSPBuilder. It seems ...
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SP13: Alert Me - Setup Email

I am not sure if this has already been addressed before. When setting up Alerts using "Alert Me" within a document library an notification email is sent to the any persons added to the "Send Alerts ...
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Site collection owner can see infopath (itemedit) form, contributor users see empty page, why?

I have sp2013. I have a custom list with a custom contenttype. I have customized the form in this list, in InfoPath 2013. I save the infopath form and publish it. With the site collection owner I can ...
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SharePoint 2013 SSRS installation problems

I am having a nightmare of a time with the SSRS/SP integration. Let me explain what I did. First, we have: 2 web front ends (WFE) 1 App server 1 DB server I installed both SSRS components (Addin ...
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Top navigation on subsite inheritance from parent site declaratively

Is it possible via onet.xml to create the top navigation bar based on the top navigation from site collection? Only line I see in my onet about the top navigation is this <NavBar ...
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How can I add a Site Actions menu in a SharePoint 2013 full size app

Question: How can I just add a Site Actions Menu to the default chrome control rendered with the full sitze app? Problem: in a SharePoint hosted full size app there is no Site Actions menu. If ...
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sharepoint 2013 workflow triggered by 2010 approval workflow

I am stymied - we are on O365 - All i need to do is capture the fact that the 2010 approval workflow has approved a document - i will then copy the content to another list with a simple 2013 designer ...
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Problem with Work Management Service and list GUIDs

From what I have read here "Best way to copy site collections" it is totally fine to create a copy of a site collection which includes some list with Copy-SPSite. The result from my test is that you ...
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My Site Feature stapling dependencies?

I have a module for Stapling features in SPSPERS#2 (My Sites). In the Elements.xml of the stapling module I have this: <!-- My Site contents (Content Types, lists, etc)--> ...
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V3 UI on 2013 Farm

In the farm I'm looking at, there are some old archive-like sites that were upgraded from a 2007 farm to a 2010 farm but still have the V3 UI. Some of them are heavily branded, not actively used, some ...
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Using SharePoint 2013 to Crawl SharePoint 2007

I've having a bit of trouble with SharePoint 2013 search. I'm trying to use it to crawl a SharePoint 2007 site. What I've done is I've set up a content source to that site, created a crawl rule with ...
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Creating Sharepoint App -> central admin error

I am creating a SharePoint app , everything went fine . But when I configure Application url, I get below error: Sorry, something went wrong Settings or services required to complete this request ...
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SP13 - Calendar Permissions

I have a calendar and I would like to allow end-users to add events to the calendar. However, I want them to be able to create, view, edit, and delete within their own events ONLY. If I create ...
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What level of permissions is needed to see the “Edit Links” controls?

We recently launched our intranet and someone already changed the left side navigation. What level of permission is required to use that? I can't find that in the permissions table. Most authenticated ...
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Turn Off Minimal Download Strategy when stapling mysite

I have to deactivate the MDS when provisioning my sites. I have tried with an event receiver in a custom feature but it seems that when I execute this code in the receiver Guid featureGuid = new ...
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Show persistent status bar + form to update easily

I want to keep informed the end-users of my SharePoint site of any issue or relevant informations. Naturally, I would like to do so by filling HTML elements (input and select tags). Hence displaying a ...
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Org Browser start at a specific user for SP 2013

I have added an Organization browser to a page and was able to have it visible using the below code. What I am wondering, is how I can have the browser begin with a specifc user and not the viewing ...
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JS/JQuery Connect to SQL Server

Right now i am modeling a ClientWebPart outside of the SharePoint server. Although, i advised the client to let me on the server to do Code Behind connection, they said not right now. Server might ...
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FBA and AD Authentication can work together?

We are using Sharepoint 2013, and AD authentication works properly. We think about creating subsite dedicated to external users without AD accounts. I've google it, so I think the best solution is to ...
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“The XSS Auditor refused to execute a script in…” from Chrome when using <script> tag in content editor webpart

Embedding javascript in a content editor web part triggers XSS Auditor error in Chrome when editing any webpart on the page containing the content editor web part. Steps to reproduce 1 - Use newest ...
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SharePoint 2013 Column Filters do not show up in Quick Edit

Most times the filters do not show up in quick edit view; occasionally they do and everything works as expected. What could be wrong?
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how to modify my SharePoint2013 web URL?

I'm here again =) I have the following url: http://servername:7050/site/subsite/Pages/default.aspx I would remove the "Pages" and have a custom url like this: ...
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Add file to host web in SharePoint hosted app. Is it possible with Manage permissions?

I wonder is it possible to add a file from a SharePoint hosted App to host web without setting Full permission for the Web? function uploadFile(data) { var url = appUrl + ...
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How do I get the 'CheckedOutByUser' in SharePoint 2013

I am updating a document and I try to check it out first. If it is already checked out by the current user I do nothing. If it is not checked out I check it out. For this I have the following code to ...
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Retrieving the COM class factory for component with CLSID {guid} failed due to the following error: XXXX Class not registered + Office 365

I am building SharePoint auto-hosted app. In that I have used Microsoft.Office.Interop.Word dll. I have published app to the Office-365 environment. When my code reaches to the line where I am ...
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Can I set up sharepoint 2013 on Windows Surface Pro 2

Can I set up sharepoint 2013 on Windows Surface Pro 2 ? I am going to buy surface pro 2 and would like to know whether it is possible or not. Thanks in advance. Simply for us there was a dispute. ...
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Test against SharePoint 2010 and 2013

I have existing tests that test my Sharepoint code (that use the SharePoint Client Object Model) against SharePoint 2010. This is all working fine. A helper method in the base class provides the ...
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Sort search result automaticaly

I have created a hyper link in the bottom of each "news" page which goes to _layouts/15/osssearchresults.aspx. The reason is I want to show all "News". So I changed the href of hyperlink to ...
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Problems with some web parts when using XSLT

I have a page on which I have several web parts. Some web parts are custom while others are OOB and only XSLT is applied on them. I am using 2 WFEs with NLB. Problem is when I do iisreset on one of ...
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Unable to get user field value in event receiver's afterproperties

I have a document library in which there is one field approver (multi - value). There is an event receiver for item updating of the document library that I want to validate user while changing the ...
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Infopath Error: The following location is not accessible, because it is in a different site collection - except it isn't

My server name: vshoprspfe The url people use for the farm: http://sharepoint (I'm not familiar with how this has been setup, but I believe it's with a cName) The site collection / library where this ...
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Mounting content database from 2010 to 2013 murders Views and Indexes in the Database

Well this is fun. I have content database from a SharePoint 2010 and I´m trying to mount it on my SharePoint 2013 SP1 farm. At around 26% I get a the error Mount-SPContentDatabase : Operation ...
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Azure worker roles on premises equivalen or timer job for apps?

During the last weeks Microsoft release the AMS package with some videos from Vesa Juvonen and a lot of code samples with some good documentation. In one of those documents they try to map FTS ...
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How to edit web part name and view of web part?

I'm running stand-alone Sharepoint Foundation 2013, I want to be able to edit the name of a web part but cannot for the life of me find anyway of doing this. I also want to change the view of a ...
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Export my Enterprise Wiki aspx pages to a PDF files

Our client has asked if we can add a link to their current Wiki pages named "Export to PDF", so when the user click on the link the Wiki content will be exported inside a pdf file ? i got confused if ...
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Cant find SPWeb property that relates to “Add new pages to navigation automatically” in the navigation settings

I must be missing something but I cant find what property relates to this in the SPWeb member properties. The property is represented by a checkbox, so I know its a boolean, and the field is ...
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How to show certain documents in one library only to users who are member of certain group?

I'm trying to figure out how to show a view of a library only to users who are a member of a SharePoint group, which is also specified in the document library as a value in a column. Example: If I ...
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Using a single page to display information from multiple pages

I would like to display information regarding multiple projects using only one .aspx page. Is it possible to display custom web parts which are defined by a link from a previous page, rather than ...
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Two WFEs without NLB?

Can I have 2 WFEs without using NLB in which case it will work as fail over but not as load balancer? Or if I am using more than 1 WFE then I have to use NLB and without it, it will be like single ...
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Add a Field From a Lookup Column Multiple Times

Is it possible to add a field from a lookup column more than once? I have a Job list which contains a lookup field to a Job Assets list. This Job Assets list contains all the things I might need to ...
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Followed sites and document counts leads to “HTTP 500 internal server error”

In Mysite "I am following" it is showing count of sites and documents that I am following but when I try clicking on count, it is redirecting me to a page saying "HTTP 500 Internal server error". Rest ...
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Workflow queueing

I have a large list that needs to have every item in it updated nightly, with several fields recalculated and so forth. Currently it is updated en masse overnight by an application I wrote that is ...
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Getting list from current web in sharepoint 2013

i have a application page, which i am using to get list items from current web using java-script. i only want 1 fields value for all list-items, i have field's GUID, please guide ? field is a custom ...
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Search Query WebPart to show people from a specified AD group

I was successfull in limiting my people results by user properties, but I am struggling to find a way to limit them by membership of a certain AD group. Is that even possible? The use case is this: I ...
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Setting to enforce use of Excel Services rather than Excel Web App

Our site and sub-sites are defaulting to Excel Web App rather than Excel Services. We require Excel Services. I think maybe I hit a setting somewhere at the root which has caused this change. Where ...
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Ordering Custom Properties

I am working on a Client WebPart, and while doing some simple debugging against office 365, i noticed that no matter how i structured the custom properties in the query string they were always laid ...
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Error on Upgrade to sharepoint 2013

I'm trying to upgrade a webApp from 2007 to 2013. Following this tutorial: Tutorial The migration process to 2010 works perfectly . But When I try to do the same process to 2013, it breaks on 30% ...
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SharePoint 2013 Language chooser from Site Settings

I want to have the option to let the user choose the language from the site settings languages as it was in SharePoint 2010. Has anyone did a wsp or did a change in the .ascx page? Thanks in advance
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Concerning SharePoint Home Page how do you change it

https://Example.sharepoint.com/SitePages/Home.aspx How do you edit this page? Is this part of team site?
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Search crawl failing on a specific list (SharePoint 2013)

At one of our clients we have a library that contains folders, which contain pdf documents. There are many files (7000 +), I'm not sure if this is relevant. And the entire site uses SSL. When ...