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Need to add a link to a form in 2013

I have an InfoPath form for a list in 2013. I edited the form to include text for new additions to the list...HOWEVER, this change shows up in all versions of the form BUT for new additions (it shows ...
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Sharepoint 2013: can a page automatically filter content based on credentials?

Is there a way for Sharepoint 2013 to display only certain data on a page based on the credentials of the person logged in? To clarify: My project Director wants to visit a page and automatically ...
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Subsite not inheriting master page from parent until manual intervention

I have a SharePoint 2013 publishing site collection that has a custom master page for look and feel. I created a site template (also a publishing site) that inherits the master page from the parent. ...
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How do I get a lookup column to filter in 2013?

I have data in page view that places the information for "project" in a lookup column. When I try to filter this column I get the error "this column cannot be filtered." How to I get this column to ...
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confused about database attach upgrade from 2010 to 2013

I am in the process of a test upgrade from 2010 to 2013. I have set up a new test farm and I want to start attaching databases to the test farm but I have a few questions I can't figure out. What ...
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Employee Directory Issues

I am trying to build an employee directory in SP 2013 on premise and I found this article" http://www.sharepointconfig.com/2013/05/how-to-create-a-simple-sharepoint-2013-people-directory/ but the ...
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KQL language reference for Search Result Sources

I'm just getting into KQL and using the query builder with custom search result sources in my site collection. I've found this documentation on msdn and that is very helpful, but I don't think it is ...
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SPFolder.MoveTo functionality in JavaScript

In SharePoint 2013 I'm trying to add a script to move a folder from it's current location to a different parent folder while keeping the rest of the file structure the same. I am adding a button to ...
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How do I get my 2013 Sharepoint list items that are overlain onto a calendar to open to the EDIT form in a modal/dialog box?

I have the modal dialog option chosen from the Advanced settings, and it opens correctly from list view. However, in the calendar view (in both the original single calendar view and in my overlaying ...
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New Install - SharePoint Foundation 2013 - Missing Templates?

Know this is a basic question, but I'm stumped. Just installed SharePoint Foundation 2013 ... when I go to "Site Content", new subsite, I only see the following templates available: Collaboration ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Performance Issue

I am currently having issues in all of My SharePoint Environments (Testing,Production and Development ) ,All the pages are taking in between 6-8 seconds to load and for debugging i enabled developer ...
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Custom List View Link always changes

my custom list view xsl's path is between tags. For example: <XslLink>http://blahblah/site/customview.xslt</XslLink> But after a while it changes as ...
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Update folder name using rest api

I am using REST to update folder name via sharepoint apps. My code as follows. executor = new SP.RequestExecutor(appweburl); executor.executeAsync({ url: appweburl + ...
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Edit single item in Recurrence event through CSOM/javascript + SPService Library

I've a requirement that I've custom action ribbon button. In a calendar list, there is a Person/Group field named "Attendees". I want to add current user to this field when the user click the ribbon ...
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Office Web Apps action=view and action=interactivepreview don't work while action=edit does

Office Web Apps work fine if I try to edit documents from the Sharepoint server, but freeze showing its label if I try to view the document. Office Web Apps' ULS logs show that, when I open the ...
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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 ...