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Security exception SmtpClient

I'm trying to send an email with an SmtpClient, but I get a security error when it tries to create the client. The troubleshooting tips mention security requirements when deploying an office solution, ...
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SPUtility.SendEmail doesn't exist

I'm trying to send an email with sharepoint's SPUtility.SendEmail() method, but according to Visual studio it doesn't exist. I have using Microsoft.Sharepoint and .Utilities included, but still ...
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How do I add content from other site collections?

Trying to wrap my head around organizing a sharepoint infrastructure. I was going to do a Site Collection for each division. But, lets say I have the MIS division which has a helpdesk issue tracker ...
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Sharepoint 2013 add a calendar to a subsite from parent site or vice versa

Basically like the title states, I have a subsite with a Calendar App part and would like to add it onto the landing page of my root site. If this can't be done I'm wondering of the opposite can, can ...
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How do I install the 2013 SharePoint PowerShell module on my Windows 7 client computer?

I just installed SharePoint 2013 Foundation on a server. I'm confused as to how I can access the PowerShell cmdlets from my client pc. Everything I read assumes you're in front of the actual server. ...
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Accessing web parts across Web Applications

Feel free to tell me if this is impossible, but what we're wanting to do is deploy/run farm solutions on one web application, while accessing them on another. So the feature would be activated on web ...
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Server removed from farm but still shows up in Health Analyzer

I disconnected the server from the farm using SharePoint Config Wizard. Once that was finished I went into central admin and removed the server, On the SharePoint Central Administration Web site, in ...
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Hide “Unpublish this version”

How to hide "Unpublish this version" from ECB menu in the Version History page/dialog of a document in SharePoint 2013?
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Using crawl rules to exclude Allitems.aspx, DispForm.aspx

Is anyone having any idea on how to exclude List Forms from Search result. I tried lot many things suggested on google, but none of them seems to be working.
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Using BCS OTB webparts on Standard SharePoint 2013 License

According to MSDN http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/415c9536-ae70-4d4b-b481-5255cb03cc32#bkmk_Developeravailability in a Standard SharePoint 2013 licensed CAL I should have the "BCS:Business ...
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Add permission to all authenticated users

I have a Site Collection in our SharePoint online tenant. I wanted to give Read permission for everybody in our organization. so in Site Permissions I Clicked on Grant Permissions and typed NT ...
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SharePoint hosted APP - Create subsite with JSOM under hostweb - Access is denied

I'm trying to create a SharePoint hosted app that creates a subsite under the hostweb with JSOM. The app has full control on the site collection. Why do i I getting this error message: My code: ...
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Office 365 List authoring by users

Suppose we have a scenario where an app part in the host web displays some data which is stored in a list. The data to this list is added by a specific group of users. OOB list view is used to add and ...
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Add List view Filter parameters to URL without refresh

I'm adding a hash filter to a URL in SharePoint 2013 so a user can manually update a listview by clicking a button. The code works, but then the page immediately does a refresh on the URL loosing my ...
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ListView creation on server, retain sorting, paging, search - which control to use?

I want to create a list view from code behind so that I can control it's item collection through CAML easily (plus several conditions that would be much too hard to do in javascript). I tried using ...
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Is it possible to change limit for Related Item Column - 9 is not enough

We've created a custom SharePoint solution that uses the Related Item Column of the Task list. We're adding related items programmatically, and use the default display form for the task. Our problem ...
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Switch language using JavaScript

I want to have 2 buttons, one En and the other Es, to change the display language for current user in SharePoint 2013, I have seen some articles talking about OnSelectionChange, but it doesn't work ...
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Textfilter webpart doesn't send empty parameter but parameter with previously searched word to external listview

My Filter in BCS is named 'FirstName'. Default view has following: <Method Name="GetEmloyees"> <Filter Name="FirstName" Value="{Param1}" /> </Method> <ParameterBindings> ...
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Is It Still Possible Get SharePoint 2013 Master status (MCSM)?

I've checked this link. It says that MCM is retired, but I'm not sure how to take master exams? Does anyone has any knowledge on this topic, please?
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My custom xslt code's effect disappear on custom lists

I have custom sharepoint lists and for each list I have xslt code that makes different views. I link them on maintenance but after a while the effect of these files are diasppear and all the lists ...
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Unable to install AppFabric (Error: Custom file location is not accessible)

I am trying to do offline installation of Windows AppFabric on Windows Server 2012 using prerequisites installer as below but getting error. Command ...
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What are the steps involved in publishing provider hosted apps to SharePoint store/Office store/App marketplace?

Auto-hosted apps are not supported by Microsoft from next month, June 2014 onwards, Microsoft is recommending auto hosted apps to be converted to provider hosted apps. Publishing a SharePoint hosted ...
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sharepoint 2013 developer installation

I'm trying to install a development install for sharepoint 2013 in my machine and I'm following the steps in ...
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how to add webform in sharepoint hosted app?

I want to create a webform app in Sharepoint 2013, when I create a new project I'm asked what kind of project I want if I choose "sharepoint hosted" it doesnt allow me to add webforms, how can I add ...
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limit scope of search webpart to site sharepoint 2013

I just created a search page for a proposal archive site we have. I noticed that when I search it finds me results from the parent site as well. Is there a way to limit the scope of the search to be ...
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Rich text editor column stripping URL from hyperlink pointing to network location

I have a list with a rich text column. When I add a hyperlink (using the toolbar) that points to a network location, SharePoint is stripping the URL from hyperlink. Hyperlinks with URLs to web sites ...
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No-code sandboxed solutions (NCSS) and Sharepoint 2013 App Model

Microsoft recently clarified its stand on Sandbox solutions. "While developing sandboxed solutions that contain only declarative markup and JavaScript -- which we call no-code sandboxed solutions ...
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Document Library: field “Active” got added to Document Content Type

In one of our document library field "Active" got added with "Document" content type, looks like this field got added by activating some feature, it does not gives us option for removing the field ...
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Can I have subsites inherit permissions from the top node but also add subsite specific permissions without breaking inheritance?

I'm a little confused about how sharepoint permissions are propagated. Leaving inheritance on, I go to my subsite and grant "group1" the read permissions level. But now if I view the permissions at ...
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Give users permissions to edit documents but not customize Web Part Pages

I want to create a permissions level that would give users access to view, add and edit items in a document library, but I don't want them to be able to modify the visual elements of the page. When I ...
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Override SharePoint Default People Picker in SharePoint 2013

I would like to override sharepoint default people picker. http://community.bamboosolutions.com/blogs/bambooteamblog/archive/2009/06/20/sharepoint-people-picker-override-validation-logic.aspx ...
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The following files have been customized from their default and may present some unexpected visuals or behavior after upgrade

I migrated a SharePoint 2010 site collection containing a custom site definition to SharePoint 2013 using database attach, but I'm getting the following issue: "The following files have been ...
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How can I search a specific subsite using the REST API in SharePoint 2013?

Which is the best way of limiting search results to a specific subsite when using the search REST API in SharePoint 2013? I've tried adding a new content source ("MySubsiteContentSource") (in ...
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User profile sync connections cannot be modified

I have a single-server SharePoint 2013 SP1 farm installed on a Windows Server 2012R2, with another 2012R2 server acting as a DC for farm-based accounts. I have another domain where users reside, ...
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How to display custom ListView from User Information List

Best way to show a custom ListView (User Information List) with all users with granted permissions (by permission level assigned or group ) with a possibility to select item/user account to proceed to ...
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Is there any managed Property to show searchterms

I want to show "You Searched For: {searchTerms}" at the Top of search page. I know we can achieve this using javascript, but can we do it using managed property? Is there any managed property which ...
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Variations, Lists Propagations

I have a source site and a target site. Why can not some lists be propagated through target sites? I mean, if I create a Links or Events list in the source site I do not see the Variations ribbon, ...
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Cannot edit column type and set it as URL

I'm using SharePoint 2013. I have a list with custom columns. One column is text type, and I want to set it as URL type. In SharePoint Designer, I can change the type, but I can't choose "URL" type. ...
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SharePoint 2013 Managed Property not returning any values in Design Template

My Custom SharePoint Managed Property is not showing any values when I add it in the design template. The property has values for sure as I did check it using a custom WebPart that ) created using C#. ...
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How to have non-FQDN addresses turned to FQDN when Accessing SharePoint?

I have users who have short-cuts, favorites and other links that are non-FQDN. SharePoint opens up with these non-FQDN links and keeps using them. Our SharePoint servers are configured to use the ...
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Can Managed Metadata columns have defaults in views?

My institution is working on a SharePoint 2013 rollout, and we've heard many recommendations not to use folders, and instead to use views. We're also planning to implement a limited taxonomy (because ...
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People Picker - Disable Automatic Resolution of Claims

So according to TechNet (http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/gg602078(v=office.15).aspx) By default, when you use SAML token-based authentication, all queries entered in the text box are ...
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Are there any viable alternatives to the OOB RichHTMLField editor?

One of our customers is complaining about the poor quality of the built-in Rich field editor. FWIW, I'm also unimpressed by the quality of the editor, and would dearly love to have one at hand. Do ...
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How do I use the object model to update quota values?

Reading this doc I'm confused by the following paragraph: If you change the values for a quota template, those changes apply only to new site collections to which you apply the template. ...
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SPO / Rest API Changing TimeLastModified

Is it possible to set (on upload) or modify (e.g. with a PATCH operation) the TimeLastModified attribute in Sharepoint 2013 / SPO via the Rest api? I'm getting mixed signals on this one - I've tried ...
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Tracking Video on Sharepoint site

We have a SP site that has some videos on the page. Is there a way to track which user watched which video? I know we can use google analytics to track some info about the video, but it seems we can ...
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sharepoint 2013 video analytics and popularity

Have an Assets Library (template id 851) in SharePoint 2013. It has some Videos in it (that is VideoSets). When I view the Most Popular Items (Library ribbon), the resulting page has all zeros for ...
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What different ways can jQuery be added to SharePoint Sites?

As the question states, What different ways can jQuery be added to SharePoint? Lets say that we have deployed jQuery to SharePoint. We can add it through: Master Page. Adding it to a new Site ...
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Restrict Result Source to Specific Web Application

We have two web applications (Documents/Portal), and have created two result sources, one for each web application. In the result source, I have configured the query to only return results from the ...
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Embed Video with VideoEmbedPlayer and Autoplay

I want to embed a video in a User Control within SharePoint 2013 (this has to work on IE8 at least). I am currently using this piece of code: <iframe ...