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Enabling WACustomReports in SharePoint 2013 (15.0.4701.1000)

My attempt to use the export and import shell command to migrate a site collection has been impeded by the absence of this feature:WACustomReports When I run this command: Import-SPweb url - Path " ...
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Displaying list items in my site

I have a need to display content from a list in another site collection on every users My Site page - About Me (/person.aspx). The list is essentially responsibilities for users. So the list needs ...
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Cascading Dropdowns within My Sites - Edit Profile

I have successfully implemented the SPServices Cascading Dropdowns within one of my sites, this is working perfectly. Is there any way of implementing this within My Sites > Edit Profile page. From ...
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How to delete a service application in SharePoint 2013 which gives error?

I want to delete project server 2013 service application but it give error When I delete it from central administration it give blow error: Sorry, something went wrong Object reference not set to ...
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Restore/Import Managed Metadata from another SP 2013 Farm

My situation: SP2013 Farm A: Managed Metadata Service Application with database named "ManagedMetadataDB" SP2013 Farm B: Managed Metadata Service Application with database named "ManagedMetadataDB" ...
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Sharepoint Foundation 2013 Assets library

Assets Library in not accessible in my Sharepoint Foundation 2013. What must I do to activate it ? Thank you (and sorry for my poor English)
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SharePoint 2013 User Profile Service Application Error

I have created a User Profile Service Application and when i click on it it gives me error: "Sorry Something Went Wrong". When i take the correlation Id check the ULS Logs, i found following ...
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How to create webpart page using ECMA Script

I have tried to create webpart page using ECMA script, but did not get the right solution. Example : I have created two text-boxes one for "page name" ,second for "web-part name". when user click on ...
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FormField in visual web part not appearing

I have a web part in which I am showing the field values of the List Item. I want user to be able to edit the properties of the list item from web part only. To give the SharePoint like UI I want to ...
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App Management Service Missing

I barely have any idea what I'm doing with SharePoint as I come from a Linux admin background so forgive me if I'm missing something glaringly obvious. I'm working with an existing SharePoint 2013 ...
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How to do single sign on between an asp.net application and existing sharepoint web application which is claims enabled

I want to implement single sign on between an asp.net application and an existing SharePoint web application which is claims authentication enabled. asp.net application is farm authentication ...
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Wrapping the global nav bar causes it to overlap page content - SP 2013

I have customized the global nav menu in SP 2013 using css in the master page and I have it wrapping when it exceeds the page width. Everything is working fine except now the nav menu is overlapping ...
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Cannot see Incoming E-mail setting options under communication tab for list/library

I am not able to see Incoming e-mail settings options under communication tab for Custom list? why is this so? I am using SharePoint server 2013. Do I have to activate any feature to see it? or have ...
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Filters in the View of My list having no effect

I'm stuck, it seems no matter which filter I apply to my view, the the filter doesn't work. I try various filters like: or: The list always shows all items. It's as if no matter what filters I ...
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SP2013 Move Blogs Posts Part to another page

I am trying to duplicate the default Blog Posts web part that is created for Blog sites on SharePoint 2013. Finding that it is not a simple things though I would guess that many others would be ...
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Error Occured While trying to restore minor version sharepoint 2013 Doc lib

I was trying to restore the version of the document in doc lib to previous minor versions, but i encountered the following error: Then i went to logs and searched for Correlation id and found the ...
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sharepoint 2013 search bar disappears behind Global Navigation

Would anyone know how to fix an issue in SharePoint 2013 with the search bar disappearing behind Global Navigation? I'm having users say when the browser window shrinks, the search menu hides behind ...
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minimum permissions required for user to fire powershell commands for sharepoint remotely

I want to perform read/write operations on SharePoint 2010/2013 using PowerShell commands remotely. Commands will be New-SP<> , Remove-SP<> and Get-SP<> i.e. all read/write operations on ...
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Cancel button redirect in a url

I have a CEWP with an image. The URL takes you to the pages library and selects the content type specified in the URL. I need to make the cancel button take you back to the home page of that site. ...
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Logs Don't get Written to ULS in SharePoint 2013 Foundation

I've found that SharePoint Foundation 2013 has some problems with Logging to ULS. Whenever I try to case an exception on the website using GUI or I want to write a message to ULS from a webpart ...
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Remote App will not authenticate with SAML Claims

We have a web application that integrates with Sharepoint 2013, in essence it uses SP to store documents. In dev and test, where we've not used a federated provider, the web app authenticates without ...
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Users with Full Control cannot see web part zones

I have created a page layout that (among other Things) have three web part zones. If I use this page layout on a page, I can easily add web parts to the zones. But trouble is, I'm not the one, who ...
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Get Department for current user using REST API (Javascript)

Is it possible to get the department of the current user using REST API (Javascript)?
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Creating a filtered view using dates posted in a multi-line text column

I manage an issues tracking list in SP2013 and I needed a way to create a view that shows when a specific aspect of an item has been updated and I apparently have. There's a comments column (multi ...
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Service account to access data without being able to log into the web interface?

I've been asked a tricky question. Here is the schema. A user have access to a custom web interface, no SharePoint. He wants, through this interface, to access data on SharePoint. He has no account on ...
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Feature not activating, til 2nd attempt, no error

I have a custom feature that, when activated, alters a document library (adds content types, sets up views, attaches a workflow). For some reason, the first time I activate the feature nothing seems ...
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Event Receiver Does Not Cancel In Explorer View

I have a document library with a ItemAdding event receiver registered to it that looks for whether a folder has been added and if so, cancels the folder creation. This works fine in the GUI. However, ...
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Do we need to have exchange and Sharepoint installed on same server to sync to outlook

How do we sync SharePoint 2013 with outlook 2013? Do we need to have exchange and SharePoint 2013 installed on the same server? I am having problems when I click on Sync to look. what are the steps ...
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Trying to add an AD group to an alert

I am trying to add an existing AD group to an alert for a list, however, it does not appear in the dropdown. When I add the email directly i get a "Sorry, you are not allowed to share this with ...
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Installed April CU, but build version did not change

I had to install the re-released sp1 first and then I was able to run the April CU update. When it was finished I restarted the server and ran config wizard. My build version is still 15.04701.100 ...
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User profile property show in edit details page but in read only mode

For example I have a user profile property Department. I would like to show this property in Edit Profile Page, but as a label and not as an editable Text. Not Like this But Like this ...
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How to force the Issue ID inside Issue tracking list to have certain format

I want to create a new issue tracking list inside my team site. currently the issue will get a unique ID such as 1, 2, 3. but i need the ID to have a per-defined format. i am trying to achieve the ...
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Excel files always open in browser

On our Intranet I have activated the site collection feature "Open Documents in Client Applications by Default". On the Document libraries I have also set the *Default open behavior for ...
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Remove extra blank line added by SP2013 in the top of the masterpage?

I'm working on the seattle.html masterpage for Sharepoint 2013. I want to use the HTML5 Doctype, so I changed the doctype to <!DOCTYPE html>. Before the doctype, the page is full of the below ...
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SharePoint 2013 app domain - do I need to create a separate app domains for separate farms?

I need to configure my SP 2013 environments for apps, and as a part of it app domain creation is required. Can I use the same app domain for 2 different SP 2013 farms or each should have individual ...
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Get ID of current list object being displayed

I am looking at trying to run some code against a list object when a user is viewing it. (for example, when a user views an item to, on load, updating the item with a 'has been viewed' field to ...
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Adding a Workflow Pause action will never resume

I have defined the following inside my workflow:- But seems that the Pause will never resume after one minute as I define it. I am using SharePoint 2013 with SP!1 + SharePoint designer 2013 + ...
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SharePoint 2013 FBA with custom membership and role provider

I am trying to implement Forms based authentication (membership provider and role provider).I am following this article ( https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/office/gg317440%28v=office.14%29.aspx ...
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Javascript calls C# code and parser error

I am trying to get my javascript to call some C# code that I have added to my Sharepoint site. Unfortunately every time it runs, I'm not getting the "Success" i had programmed in. Instead I get this: ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Unique permissions for claims

This is about SharePoint 2013 On-Premise environment. We've a scenario in which certain content is authored in source site collection and published to a target site collection via cross-site ...
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People Picker field is not setting the values on the edit form

I don't know why the people picker field is not setting the values of an item in the edit form, i can see that the column has a value when i see the properties of the item but when i try to edit the ...
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change http to https and deploy share point internet portal in share point 2013

currently we deployed our internet portal as http://www.xxxx.com for security reasons our security department said to convert portal to run on https protocal this portal running on sharepoint 2010 ...
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ECB Pointing to Custom ASPX Page - Page_Load Firing Twice

I have a custom edit control (ECB) block which points to a custom ASPX page that has some code-behind. Developed as part of a larger Visual Studio solution. For some reason the code behind for the ...
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Custom Form after Rendered

I'm trying to do a custom form and I using jquery to do some functionalities. How could I know when the form finish rendering the fields? I'm trying to use document ready from jquery but this funtion ...
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People Search returns wrong link to user profile

I have a problem with people search, when I search for a person peoples results are shown but when I click people name I am redirected back to search center url. When I hover my mouse over user's name ...
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Organization chart not working in Chrome

We have a SharePoint 2013 on-premise environment. We are using the organization chart which users find very fancy. The problem is that it only shows the HTML version in Google Chrome, not the ...
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Disable “image content” content type in CSWP

i'm on SP2013 Enterprise Edition and have a little problem to solve. What i want to achieve i would like to display all the new items through all my site collection except the images. So, for ...
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The workflow could not update the item, possibly because one or more columns for the item require a different type of information

I am working on an EnterpriseWiki Site collection, and i define the following workflow which fires when modifying the wiki page,, where its first step is to check if the Wiki page name & title is ...
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MissingFeature - Issue

I am trying to get rid of the health error: [MissingFeature] Database [WSS_ContentDB] has reference(s) to a missing feature: Id = [id] I followed this link Removing features from a content ...
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Why does SPItemEventReceiver require synchronous operation to send email with smtpclient?

Using System.Net.Mail with an implementation of SPItemEventReceiver, when i bind my implementation I am not allowed to send emails with the SmtpClient unless using the synchronous setting for the ...