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Standard Search Autocomplete Only Works on the Search Center Page

I've got a single SharePoint Server. For some strange reason I can't force search autocomplete to work on my main page. If you look at the picture below, you'll see that I start typing visa and ...
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Change SharePoint notifications account

When the users get a an email notification from SharePoint, they get that from an email account. Something like sharepoint@email.com. I want to change the account the email notifications are sent ...
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What is the control that places Work phone in the visible part of the profile and leave others in the 'show more'?

I am trying to bring other standard properties and one custom property (phone extension) in the visible part of the profile and I can't understand what is the command that places work phone, job title ...
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Parent Node not visible in the quick launch on browsing from sub child

I have created a multi level quick launch using Term Store. It is working fine in terms of the heirarchy but when I traverse from a sub child to some page in the heirarchy the quick launch gets ...
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SPO 2013 - Open calendar items in a modal dialog

We are using O365/Sharepoint Online 2013. We are using the Sharepoint Calendar as a lightweight general event reminder. We would like to have items opening in a modal dialog instead of a new page. I ...
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Query Variable to get value from Cookie?

I've got a value stored in a cookie and I want to use it in the Query Text of a Result Source. In the article Query variables in SharePoint Server 2013 I don't see anything obvious to try. It does ...
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Can't activate 'SharePoint Server Publishing' in 'Site Features'

I have 'SharePoint Server Publishing Infrastructure' activated in 'Site Collection Features', when I try to activate 'SharePoint Server Publishing' in 'Site Features', I get the following error: ...
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Ability to delete access requests

We are testing the access request functionality, and are trying to see if there's an option to delete access requests. We'd like to not have to either approve or reject, but rather delete the ...
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Adding items to SP Folder inside document library

I have a folder inside a document library. Inside this folder I need to check the existence of a sub-folder and then, add a document and another folder to it programmatically. Lets say, my document ...
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Determine “normal” Users from User Collection loaded with CSOM (provider-hosted App)

In my provider-hosted app I load the UserCollection from SharePoint by CSOM (Client Side Object Model), like this: UserCollection users = web.SiteUsers; ...
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Script Returning �

I use a lot of JavaScript in SharePoint, but today I came across a problem that I do not understand. Every time I use accents in a script such as in an alert, it returns the following strange symbol: ...
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how can we get the Current UserName instead of LoginName using calculated column in SharePoint 2013?

using [Me] as formula in column gives me current user login name. help me out if we can get the user name instead of login name.
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Very slow page load - Nintex Forms [closed]

At the moment I´m investigating a very slow page load. The SharePoint is working normal with a normal performance (1-3 s page load time). Problem: When I want to add a item to a document library with ...
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Calling a WCF web service from a SharePoint 2013 Visual Studio Workflow

I have a scenario where I need to access a WCF web service (locally hosted) from a SharePoint 2013 Visual Studio workflow. Below given is what I have done so far: This is what the workflow does: ...
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How to display .eps file in the SharePoint picture library?

I have a picture library in which I will have .eps files as a record document. After uploading the .eps file I am seeing the blank document thumbnail. But, however I want to see the document. Is ...
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Retrieve List items using CAML Query

I have a list which contains 3 columns -ID, TicketState and EndDate ID TicketState EndDate(DD-MM-YYYY) 1 Open 10/10/2012 2 Closed ...
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Navigation's heading not display

I want top navigation display heading in subsite Root navigation : Subsite Corporate Info Heading in subsit e(Organization Structure and subsite) does not display at top navigation... have ...
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SP13: Remove Page Horizontal Scroll Bar

I have made changes to the master page on a SP13 page. An horizontal scroll bar appears at the bottom of the page. The following piece of code I have that adjusts the height of the scroll bar, but I ...
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Sharepoint 2013:Save the Documents in repository and provide the reference in sharepoint document library

I need help on the issue: When i upload the the document it need to save in the specified the local(or server) folder and the that reference should save in the Sharepoint document library. we are ...
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exporting form library with client object model. how to get all the data of a list, when doing a query. I get only what it is shown in the view

I want to export all the data in a form library from client object model but if I use a caml query to get the items I don't get the real data, the texts from the infopath form are truncated like in ...
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Content Search Web Part - Some Query Conditions Just Don't Work

I have a content search web part in a catalog item page which I want to return the next List Item(s) in a specific category. I am using term driven navigation with the following URL format: ...
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Automatically Import Excel Data to SharePoint List

This question has been asked before but I haven't found an answer that works for me and my limitations. I have an excel spreadsheet that is currently being used to input data with 20+ records each ...
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Copy-SPSite not recognised?

I am trying to copy a site with power shell using SP2010 Enterprise and the SharePoint management shell but the cmdlet does not recognize the Copy-SPSite term!? It is not permissions as I am admin ...
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SP13 - Cannot add user as farm administrator

As a farm administrator am I not allowed to add an other farm administrator? If I fill in the existing user and hit apply I get following... Sorry, something went wrong An unexpected error has ...
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Content Search Webpart not getting Picture URL

I've built a DisplayTemplate (ItemTemplate) for a ContentSearchWebPart. It works quite well for different fields, but I don't get my PublishingImage from the pages I'm querying. The ...
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Document update issue in document library

I'm using SharePoint 2013 foundation. I am trying to update a document in SP document library. In the code behind (visual web-part ascx.cs) I initially read the existing file into a byte array, then ...
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How to get current search query in a search page

In a SharePoint 2013 publishing site, I have a custom search page. This page can be reach from the search box in the master page. It lands on : http://server/pages/search.aspx?k=myquery, which is ...
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Custom activity shows as “started” even after completion in list workflow settings

I have created a custom workflow activity and used it in another sequential workflow project. This custom activity is the last step in the workflow process.The workflow settings in list shows two ...
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what is the best way to use SharePoint 2013 site collection list views in sub-sites?

Since we cannot import the list view web parts in SharePoint 2013 which was possible in SharePoint 2010, what is best feasible OOTB solution which can be used here.
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How to send my wiki page to be approved by specific user/s

I have the following inside my SharePoint server 2013:- A publishing site collection based on enterprise wiki. Inside my page library options, I define “Require content approval for submitted items” ...
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Email Service Access

We have an InfoPath form, published as a site content type, which feeds to 8 different lists on a site collection. In 2010, the form ran fine, and when an item was submitted to a site, the site's ...
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clickDatePicker Function Forces Chrome to Refresh Page

Surely other SP 2013 users have encountered this one. This is a bug specific to Chrome which causes a web part form page to refresh when a user attempts to use Sharepoint's out-of-the-box datepicker ...
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Advanced version history in SharePoint

Is there out the box advanced version history for List items which show when, which metadata change by who?
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Edit a Visio .vsdx file from a SharePoint document library using Visio 2010 is causing many troubles

I have Visio 2010 SP2 installed locally inside my machine. The current version can open vsdx files by doing some conversions. I got the following scenario inside my SharePoint server 2013:- ...
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Display a specific master page by a URL

Is there some way to simply use a URL (or other method) to force a page to load with a certain master page, without actually changing the default master page? I'm basically looking to tuck some admin ...
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Rich Text Column Contents Returned As Plain Text In Search

I have a list with a enhanced rich text column. The list is enabled as a catalog. In the search results and catalog item reuse web part, the contents of the column are returned as plain text. I need ...
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How to get C# to recognize argument passed through PowerShell

I'm using PowerShell to call C# code to turn list alerts on or off on a specific list. When I try to use [AlertsOnOff1.onOff]::Main("off") to call the Main method and pass the arugment of "off"the ...
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Cannot edit content editor

I've some problems with editing a webpart. For example I am able to create webparts but afterwards I cannot delete them without doing it with the ?contents=1 URL addition. I've given my account full ...
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Onchange People Picker

I have a problem changing a people picker in a custom form. Need when writing or changing the value in the people picker I know, I'm using javascript using jquery. Already tried using this code: ...
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Site Collection Allwebs for current user

I need to iterate to all the web of a site collection using the current user permission. I tried: foreach (SPWeb web in site.AllWebs) { if ...
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How to edit a Display Template directly with Visual Studio

I'm working on a Display Template for the standard search Refinement web part. The problem is that every time that I need to change it (with Visual Studio 2013) I have to pass from a manual delete ...
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Rebranding problem

Ive been playing around with some sharepoint rebranding. Ive managed to hide the suitebar for users without manageweb permissions and rebrand the global nav using a custom master page. There seems ...
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Get List with MDS (Minimal Download Strategy) enabled

Consider the following code: string srcUrl = Request.Params["sourceUrl"]; SPList list = SPContext.Current.Web.GetList(srcUrl); with MDS Feature disabled: string srcUrl = ...
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ItemAdded Event Receiver on Explorer View Firing Multiple Instances when Moving Item

I have an event receiver which works fine (triggering only once) when I drag and drop a file to a document library. It also works fine using the upload button, it will trigger twice as there are two ...
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PublishingPageContentOWSHTML not displayed properly in content search query

I am using standard out of the box templates of Content search query types and while using the attribute PublishingPageContentOWSHTML to display the text of the page (what is in the 'Page content' ...
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Calculated column with link - remove space / whitespace / slash

=IF(Title<>"";"<a href='/test/"&SUBSTITUTE([Title]," ","")&SUBSTITUTE([Title],"/","")>Info</a>";"#") I'm trying to create a link based on two coloums. Is there a way to ...
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Accessing list data in multiple site collections

I have an requirement of develop an app for sp2013 to read different site collection's list data and show in a one place the items that are created by me on separate list in separate site collections. ...
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Managing Microsoft documents inside SharePoint document library will behave differently according to the browser vender

I have a Document library inside my publishing site collection. now when the users clicks on any MS office documents inside the document library they will get different behaviors based on the browser ...
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Task Expiry in Workflow 2013 is not available

I'm using Designer Workflow 2013, in that i need to Start a Task process. In that there is no option for Task Expiry i can find only Due Date. In Workflow 2010 there is an option for Task Expiry so ...
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why file.move fires itemadded event in an event receiver and creates a new file if I click on save button two times?

I have an event receiver where I change the name of the file,it works right but If I click two times the record button (this is used in an infopath form) a new item is created and an itemAdded event ...