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Problems when adding custom viewstyle to vwstyles.xsl and vwstyles.xml

I've been trying for quite a few hours to customize the thumbnail view on a picture library in SharePoint 2013 without luck. What I want to do is add the date the picture was taken underneath the ...
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Permission to View/Edit document

Like we can share an individual document of a document library by setting View/Edit permissions in SharePoint 2013, is there any way I can set permissions for individual list item or document using ...
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WebPartPage title

I've created a webpartpage and for some reason the title of the page is set to the filename of the page, not the Title column. Has anyone else seen this behaviour and know of a fix?
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Authenticate SharePoint user to cloud hosted application (Claims based authentication)

We are new to SharePoint application development (for 2013) and I had some questions I wanted some clarification around: Question 1: Our app is a provider hosted app which has it's own ...
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Incoming e-mail stop in “drop” folder

I have library configured to receive attachments. I configured the SMTP and SharePoint to receive e-mail, in my old scenery SharePoint 2010 this worked, but in migrated SharePoint 2013 don't work. The ...
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Retrieve full path of hierarchical metadata

I have set up a workflow in Sharepoint designer to move my documents to different folders based on a metadata field. I've used the value in the MyProperty_0 field in order to get the string ...
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List Email Settings

I have already configured the settings for this, but it seems that I have to go to each individual list that's created and enable "send email when ownership is assigned" in the list settings. Is ...
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Image carousel webpart

I am working with a client who wants a carousel displaying in SharePoint. As you can probably guess they want the carousel to slide in or fade in an image and then go to a link when the user clicks. ...
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Is there a way to add a second meta data navigation field , that have the same functionality as the default Wiki Category column

I have an enterprise wiki library inside SP2013, which have the default Wiki Category column. But one of our clients asks to add a second category column representing customers. So I did the following ...
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Cannot Connect to the Machine Translation Service

I have created my Machine Translation service and was able to start the service without any error. However, when I am trying to create or configure a Variation label and reach the 3rd step Translation ...
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Windows Explorer crashes regularly when using synced files (OneDrive for Business)

We are using SharePoint 2013 and I want to sync document libraries with OneDrive for Business with my PC running Windows 7. In general, it works, but my Windows Explorer crashes very often (after a ...
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Is the only supported way to convert users to claims using a web application?

According to Microsoft documentation, Migrate from classic-mode to claims-based authentication in SharePoint 2013, the way to upgrade a classic-authenticated users would be to attach a database to a ...
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How to put an iFrame with a QueryString appended in its src in the ContentEditorWebPart?

I have a SharePoint site Page in which i need to put an iFrame element to display a web page.To achieve that I wrote some html and javascript within CDATA tag inside the Content section of a ...
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Cross-site publishing and documents

We are working on a cross-site publishing solutions. It is working well with words, but not so much with attached documents. So to follow the example of the contoso camera shop. I have a catalog site ...
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Related Items in cross-site publishing

We have a cross-site publishing solution set up and going. I have a list in my catalog/authoring side that has related items (added to my list following the trick described in this blog. That all ...
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How to display User Profile Name Prefix (Mr. Mrs. Dr.) in SharePoint?

The Column for User Profile Name Prefix (Mr. Mrs. Dr.) is not a default site column in SharePoint? In VCard it is: N:MyLastName;MyFirstName;MyMiddleName;MyPrefix (Mr., Mrs., Dr.);MySuffix (Sr., Jr.) ...
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How Can I Sync Active Directory User Profile Company Address with SharePoint 2013

How can we Sync Active Directory User Profile Company Address with SharePoint 2013? What is the mapping? A VCard is: ADR;WORK;PREF:;Main Office;12345 Here St.;MyCity;MyState;MyPostal;MyCountry Is ...
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“Contact Us Form” App - SharePoint online 2013

I followed this tutorial to add a "Contact Us" form to my SharePoint 2013 online public site. Add a Contact Us Form app to your website The app added just fine and test submissions complete and do ...
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Cross-site publishing with star rating

We are setting up a cross-site publishing solution. Got that working fairly well following this tutorial. But we would like our users to be able to rate the individual items on the publishing side ...
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Better control to enter managed metadata tags

My users don't like the default control for exploring/entering managed metadata. Specifically the way it has a scroll bar, but then you have to page between using the clunky arrows. it is very ...
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Display Live iCal Feed

I would ideally like display an iCal feed from an external source as a calendar overlay. This does not seem possible, but I have failed to find any alternative solutions (besides programmatically ...
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Meeting workspace dates

I have created a meeting workspace from a recurring calendar event in Sharepoint 2013. Everything seems to be working; however, when I enter the workspace and try to click on a different date in the ...
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Sharepoint 2013 List WYSIWYG Designer views

We need to offer our users a way to freeform format Custom List fields anywhere on a SharePoint page. The designer can not be InfoPath, SharePoint Designer or Reporting Services. Design experience ...
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SharePoint 2013 High-Trust App - Site Collection Provisioning

Hi I am trying to get an app done to provision a Site Collection. The vision is to allow the user to enter important details and then click a button and have the Site Collection created ...
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Using sharepoint to develop bespoke solution in sharepoint

I have a solution which I need to implement in Sharepoint 2013. It is not very complicated project, but it is fairly comprehensive. It will need to have 10-12 pages site to meet a business need and ...
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How to configure Workflow Manager 1.0 for FBA User

I want to configure Workflow Manager 1.0 for FBA user in SharePoint 2013. Please let tell me how to configure it. I tried to configured it, and also user are shown in user profile service. But when I ...
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Cannot manually install Site Collection scoped List Instance with List Definition

Using SHarePoint 2013, I have done the following in Visual Studio 2013: New "Empty SharePoint Project" In the Project, added a new item "List" with a definition and an instance In the Feature, set ...
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linked lists versus form library

I need three linked lists but it seems that for me can be better to create an infopath form, what are the disadvantages or advantages of using one or another? I need to access via CSOM or JSOM the ...
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Project Server: Access custom enterprise field programmatically

I have an Enterprise project (created via Project Web Access) with a sample task. I created an enterprise custom field with following settings: Name: "LookupInSED" Type: Flag Entity: Task If I ...
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Can't open excel file in edit mode, currently open by 256 users

I got an issue from one of my users, where he would get the following message whenever he opened a particular excel file stored in a document library. The workbook is currently open by 256 users. ...
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Sharepoint 2013 authentication prompt continuously

I've a SharePoint Foundation 2013 installation (I've applied SP1). This SP has authentication based on local user, because this server is outside my LAN and on a cloud server. So, from my office LAN, ...
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formula to select a choice column

I have two choice columns in a list : choice column 1: values 1 posible 2 unlikely choice column 2: values A bad B very bad and I want to select another choice column based on the previous selected ...
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Why is links for Office Clients not showing in SharePoint 2013?

When I attempt to publish SharePoint links to office clients, nothing shows in the list. I have already setup and compiled my audiences.
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Is Office 365 Personal compatible with SharePoint?

I know this may seem like a simple question: I'm buying a new laptop and some come with a year of Office 365. I use SharePoint all the time, plus another Microsoft application called Minerva. I need ...
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Migrating to new sharepoint and merging new changes in content database

We need to migrate from WSS 3.0 to SharePoint 2013, as I understand there is no direct way to do this in single step, so we need to migrate first to 2010, then to 2013. As long as our content database ...
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Sharepoint 2013 .Net CSOM search across “All Sites”

I'm creating a new ClientContext: ClientContext clientContext = new ClientContext(targetUrl); When trying to do a simple search: KeywordQuery keywordQuery = new KeywordQuery(clientContext); ...
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All Attachments Need to be Downloaded

I am trying to keep users from being able to edit, and override, list attachments. I would like to make it so they can only download the attachments no matter what they are. Is there a way to do ...
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Sharepoint 2013 SP1 incoming email in load balanced farm not working on both servers

I have 2 SharePoint 2013 WFE servers with a Cisco CSS VIP load balancer. I have applied service pack 1 and may 2014 CU. I have configured the basic scenario incoming email on both servers as per this ...
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Got exception in the sharepoint wizard after install sp1 on sp2013 foundation

I am using sp2013 foundation. I try update sp with this sp: sharepointsp2013-kb2880551-fullfile-x64-en-us I installed the sp and finished. I did a reboot. After the reboot I start the wizard. I press ...
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add new wfe to an existing farm ssl cert question

I need to add a new WFE to an existing farm, do I need to purchase a new SSL certificate or can I reuse the existing certificate.
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Search crawl not working properly with Korean content

I am facing an issue in a SharePoint 2013 site where I have lots of PPT files with different languages and also metadata tags tagged with them. I am facing an issue with Korean content PPT files ...
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sp2013 foundation: Can I configure the refiners on the default search page?

I am using SP2013 foundation. Can I configure the refiners on the default search page? When I go to the default search page I cannot edit page.
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Sharepoint 2013 foundation is not crawling word 2007 documents, how to fix?

I am using SharePoint 2013 Foundation. I have many documents in my portal. Some are from office 2007, or 2010 or 2013. I see that my crawler is crawling office 2010 and 2013 documents, but NOT 2007. ...
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Sharepoint 2013 display templates look different to users

As admin user everything looks fine on the site, but when I log on as a normal user the display templates gets another look. Some of the display templates also get an error "Sorry, something went ...
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link mysite back to main teamsite- sp2013

I have 2 web app (1 for intranet.domain.com and the other for mysite.domain.com) how to link mysite to intranet site. 1 suggestion seems ok, but I don't know how to implement it is: ...
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SharePoint 2013 Content by search webpart Query for selecting only sub sites

How to configure the Query in the content by search webpart to show only the subsites in a given site collection? The query should not return any kind of documents or images or any other type of ...
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Programmatically adding tag to an SPWeb (Tags & Notes)

I've been tasked with adding metadata to a site's Tags. I thought the SPWeb's Tags (Tags & Notes) would be found in the SPWeb.Fields collection, but have not found any field that contains tags ...
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SharePoint 2013 Calenders not syncing with Outlook 2007 client

We have newly migrated Sharepoint Farm 2013 Standard from Moss 2007. Migration has been very successful, but i am getting issues related to Outlook 2007 integration with Sp2013 Calendars: I have a ...
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Cross-site publishing combine remote list into site search

We are working with a cross-site publishing set up and that is all hooked up and working well for navigation and showing the catalog/list of entries on the publishing side. Actually we have two remote ...
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Get MySite URL using ECMA

I am trying to get the URL of the logged in user's Personal site from another site collection. I am working on SharePoint 2013 online and using ECMA.