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Read current site/site collection term store navigation page URL in the code

Dev Environment: SharePoint 2013 On-premise We have a web part on the home page, where we are displaying the terms (reading from Term store navigation). We are doing this by hard coding the term ...
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How to develop a Feature to Archive list items

How to create a simple feature on SharePoint that allows the user to move an item from one list to another list, like an "Archive". It has to be a feature done through Visual Studio (C#).
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SharePoint 2013 CSOM C# - How to limit results of KeywordQuery to specific folder?

I am currently using SharePoint 2013. I want to limit my results of the query to specific folder within my list. For example entering the oath for the QueryText field: keywordQuery.QueryText = "path:...
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Assign permissions to usergroup creating an item in document library

I wish to create a document library to be used by a school to manage students hand-in of homework and assignments. Two groups are relevant: Students and Teachers. The Students should be able to ...
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Farm Admin - but unable to iterate thru sites

I am in the Farm Admin group (thru CA) and have DB owner access to WSS_Content and SharePoint_Config database. I am running following powershell. It runs fine but throwing "Access is Denied" when it ...
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SharePoint 2013 : how to target the audience of navigation link to “Everyone except external users”?

Well, everything is in the title : I have a Team Site, and i would like to configure an audience for a link on the Global Navigation. This audience should be "Everyone except external users", a SP ...
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how to implement Search Box and Pagination in Tiles aspx page in SharePoint 2013

I have used promoted link in SharePoint 2013 and have customized my page with my requirement using JavaScript. Now SharePoint doesn't provide OOTB search capability for tiles aspx page. Does anyone ...
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SharePoint search - No items returned

SharePoint search is not working which means no items are returned. How do I troubleshot this? Crawl log looks good. All the items are crawled incremental crawl is running as scheduled What else ...
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Allow User to Read List Data Over REST Only

I have a list (used as a lookup) that I don't want users to be able to see or get access to any of the view pages to see the items in the list. I have a form on another site that populates a drop ...
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ThreadAbortedException from SP Cache after multiple calls to UPS

Im looking into a SP Project(2013, on-prem) with big performance issues. The symptoms are that "sometimes" the server stops responding or click-respons take minutes) . Near this point I find the ...
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Create a Field that only accepts SharePoint groups

I need to create a SharePoint 2013 field that only accepts groups (from SP, not AD). I know I can add UserSelectionMode="PeopleOnly" to make it accept only people, but I want the opposite. Is there ...
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Easy Ribbon with two GroupDefinitions

I'm using the Easy Ribbon API to show Ribbons in Edit/Disp form. When I only use one GroupDefinition everything works like a charm, but as soon as I want to add a second group of ribbons, the first ...
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Powershell script to apply FBA to web application

I have create Web application in sharepoint 2013 but I want to apply Form Base Authentication Using Powershell script.
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Content Search Webpart in SharePoint 2013

I have a very odd behavior of SharePoint 2013 out of the box Content Search Web part. It doesn't return any results at all. Every kind of query returns zero results. There is quite a lot of data and ...
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Create search query for where webpart has been used

I have a request for SharePoint 2013 to provide a list for managing videos (with transcripts) and, a webpart for placing them on pages. We'd also like these video to appear in search results. Is ...
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How to repair Central Admin site icons

We're running SharePoint 2013 and had our main app server crash & burn. No problem, I figure - just run the psconfig wizard and bring up the CA site on a secondary app server. Ran the wizard, no ...
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Adding default content to a RichHtmlField in a page layout

I am looking for a way to add content/HTML within a RichHtmlField. I want this content to be editable by the user. I have found that I can use the Html property of the RichHtmlField to inject html, ...
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Deliberately corrupt the search index

On our SharePoint 2013 on-premise (test farm) I want to deliberately corrupt the search index. This to test backups, fail-over and multiple index components. Any clues or tips on how to do this? ...
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Limit results SharePoint 2013 api's

Is there a way to limit the max results serverside returned by "/_vti_bin/people.asmx" & "/_vti_bin/client.svc/ProcessQuery? Or perhaps only return exact matches (by overriding searchText ...
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SP2013 - Can I change the PageLayout for System Pages outside of Publishing Pages?

I don't want to apply my page layout on the system pages of my sharepoint site (eg. site settings..). This function is a available within a publishing site. However, other site templates do not ...
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Retaining search property in Advanced search box

I have configured my Advance search box to take 3 newly created managed properties. Also i have exported the advanced search box to a different page where i have placed search results and navigation. ...
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Running malicious code on SharePoint

We have a SharePoint 2013 intranet portal which user can access from home using their corporate lan ID & password. Most of the users only have read-only access to the site and they can only ...
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Access Services - Sorry, something went wrong with adding the app

I am looking for any updates or further help with Access Services on SharePoint 2013. I have reviewed Access Services - can't get it working and I've installed everything FIVE TIMES. The ...
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Custom Callout menu display the document metadata , when item is opened

How to display all the metadata for a document in a callout menu ? I am looking to display all the metadata for a document when you click and open a list item call out option . By default , the ...
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how to change the SharePoint folders image dynamically with different image in SharePoint

I want to change the default icon (Yellow Thumbnail) of the Image library folder with one of the image resides in every folder dynamically. Each folder contains 10-12 images, I want to put anyone of ...
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Deleting Test-licenses from Office365

I have written a method that installs a test-license to my O365-SharePoint. It uses the following method: Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.Utilities.Utility.ImportAppLicense() This works fine, but now I ...
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Action on a transition trigger in State Machine Workflow

What component can I place on a transition trigger in State Machine Action Workflow in order to solve this task: I have 3 states: "State 1", "State 2", "State 3". Exit action of "State 1" has "...
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How to change the “Parent Content Type”

I have requirement to create multiple content types to a single website in Sharepoint 2013, I have did it using the template files, but the problem in for all newly created content types the parent ...
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Is Enterprise Search Center an Enterprise Feature?

I need to implement an enterprise search center for a customer, but the customer doesn't have SharePoint 2013 Enterprise Edition. Is the Enterprise Search Center available within all SharePoint 2013 ...
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Jquery to insert total of a column onto another column in SPS2013?

Please suggest the way to get Jquery to perform total of the numeric value in column 1 and insert the output on column 2 in SharePoint 2013 List?
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Users with contribution rights on a folder cant add documents

We have a document center site collection , inside that we have a document library,we have give a user contribute rights on a folder inside that library but despite the contributor permissions when ...
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Is this the proper querying method for SP2013?

I'm having issues trying to load the proper script below to become a customized image rotator on my SharePoint 2013 platform. Can anyone help please? I want to know if I am writing the code properly......
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Copying columns to a new list

I currently have a list that is reaching 40k threshold, so i want to create a new list so it can break it up by area (Central, Midstate, Western). I am going to create few more lists and move the data ...
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Cleaning up Orphaned Workflow History items

I am basically looking for joins needed to get from a List Item to related Workflow History Items. I have a list named myList with a workflow on it. This has generated a large Workflow History list. ...
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how to move existing views into another list

I currently have a list that is reaching 40k threshold, so I wanted to break it up by area (Central, Midstate, Western). I am going to create few more lists and move the data over. Is there a way to ...
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Registration form/Auto fill list - Sharepoint 2013

I'm working with SharePoint 2013 and SharePoint designer 2013. I DON'T HAVE INFOPATH. I have 2 lists, one is a training calendar and the other one is for registration to these training. Here's the ...
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Warning when open hyperlinks from SharePoint Excel documents

I uploaded excel spreadsheets that contain hyperlinks to other Excel files to a SharePoint document library. When I opened the hyperlinks in the external storage, everything is working fine. However, ...
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TileView: How to set a Return in the displayed title

I'm trying to layout the text of the first Tile (see my first Screenshot) like the second one (simply moving up the text part "gelenkte" and aligning the "Dokumente" to the left) I didn't find any ...
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Managed property not returning results in search

I created 2 managed properties that mapped 2-3 crawled properties each. The advance query works for one but not the other. I tried full crawl, clearing the config but not able to get it working.
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SharePoint 2013 always creates new elements in top level folder of Document Library

I have a problem with SharePoint 2013. I'm currently setting up a basic collaboration sceanario with SharePoint. I therefore created a basic document Library whith an additional folder derived content ...
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How to link folder in page viewer web part

I need to display folder content in a page using page viewer web part. But it is throwing below error while pasting the link of the folder. Please help me to locate the folder in the shared documents. ...
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SP2013 Product Catalog across farms

How to display the catalog (from a remote farm) in the publishing farm? What are all the service applications that need to be published across farms? FYI: We have already published Managed Metadata ...
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SharePoint list emails users without using workflow (apparently); need to change email address forwarded to

I've inherited a site in SP 2013 that has a list that accepts incoming emails. When a new item is added to this list, SharePoint sends an email to a particular user. If people sent an email to xyz@...
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SharePoint 2013 Reusable workflow doesn't pick up fields in a different site collection

I've created a SharePoint 2013 Reusable Workflow using SharePoint Designer. It is based on a content type called Functional Design: If I publish that workflow to the site collection where it was ...
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Copying views from one sharepoint list to another

I have a lot of libraries (100+) on a site I manage. I often need to add views to all or most of those libraries, or at least the active ones (50+). I've seen attempts to answer this question that ...
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Sequential Workflow

Can we create approval, reject, task assignment workflow using share point hosted app in sequential workflow ? How to assign task to other person? how to activate approval and reject task process?
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Sequencial Workflow Using Visual Studio

I have created sequential workflow in visual studio. I want to send email reminder before due date on different interval and also if due date pass and user has not approved item then email should sent....
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Remove unique permissions on all locations on site SharePoint 2013

I want to remove all unique permissions on one site from all locations on it, whether they are lists, libraries, list items, folders or docs in libraries. All unique permissions must be removed. I ...
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Configuring dynamic search SP2013

I want the user to input some values for some of the columns like title, department in text boxes or drop downs and then use them in the query to search the results. How can i achieve it?
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Blob Cache problem fails to update image renditions

We're having problem with image renditions and blob cache. When we upload images to a site image renditions generate properly. But if we change crop of an image, that rendition does not update. We ...