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2013 BCS in Designer: data source objects do not exist

We've inherited an SP2013 solution, which had previously been upgraded from SP2007. The BDC service was converted as well, and appears to be working in most respects - external lists, external ...
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SharePoint 2013 with integrated SP 1 - Installing Language Pack SP1

What is the "best practice" way to install a Language Pack at new SharePoint 2013 Server with integrated SP 1? My idea: Install SharePoint 2013 with integrated SP 1 PSConfig Install Language Pack ...
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Error when trying to copy host named site collection with Copy-SPSite

For testing purposes I have created host-named site collection http://portal.contoso.com I am trying to copy this site collection with the Copy-SPSite cmdlet to a new host-named site collection ...
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How to add a header title in people result search?

I want to add a header title in people result search? I want to add here (red square): Is there a sharepoint control or anything or is it just not possible? I want to know too if it is possible ...
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WebPart toolpart changes PeoplePicker output

I have a strange behavior when using a peoplepicker field in a page layout. When I open the toolpart for a webpart, the field's content is rendered diffrent: Normal With toolpart The ...
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how to hide Content Editor webpart title

I have a Custom Page Layout and I have placed a Content Editor Webpart to display some introductory text. I want to hide the title as there was this chrome type property in webpart which appears blank ...
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Sharepoint asks for log in multiple times

I am using SharePoint 2013. When I log in in my site it asks me to do so 3 times. I think the reason behind it is because I am using two apps, so it once asks to log in into the page and later asks ...
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SPO 2013 Editing embeded html markup in a client editor

I don't like SharePoint Designer - especially 2013. Editing embedded HTML in SPO 2013 pages using the SPO UI is ridiculous in that little window and with the 4 clicks to get to the source code. If ...
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SharePoint 2013 Edit Ribbon Opens when you hit return on an input form in Chrome?

I added textbox to a SharePoint Online 2013 Page. In Chrome when I hit enter it opens the Edit Ribbon. It does not happen in IE. Anybody know what this might be about?
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Incoming email stays in drop folder

I've gone through all the postings about this issue both on this site and many others. I've verified the configuration of my single-server, SharePoint 2013 system. I've had incoming email working ...
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Running Anti-Virus Software on SharePoint 2013 WFE and DB Servers

I have been advised by our infrastructure team (that does not do any of the SharePoint administration) that they will be installing anti-virus software on both the test and production environments of ...
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SP13: Archiving Pages

I am working in SharePoint 2013 an I have been tasked to archiving some pages that are outdated, however, cannot be deleted (eDiscovery). The organization did not purchased the Records Management ...
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Create a discussion list type based on the new display js file

Can anyone help me with how to create a discussion list type based on a new display js file? I do not want to modify the OOTB JS files of SharePoint.
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ko is not defined - Knockout and SharePoint 2013 Code Embed?

Any special considerations when loading Knockout with code embed on a SharePoint 2013 Page? <script type="text/javascript" ...
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After downloading and installing an app in sharepoint i cannot open it

I am using SharePoint 2013, and i want to configure high-trust apps for SharePoint. I followed those msdn articles : http://msdn.microsoft.com/library/office/fp179923 My problem now is the ...
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SharePoint search on local drive

In my company we have a fileserver where all the documents are located, and we can access it using File Explorer. \\intern.contoso.com\data or drive L. Since we save a lot of data here, it would be ...
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Infopath with 2 views & Custom list - view item question

I have built a list that should behave this way View1 - 2 InfoPath buttons, one sending you to View2 and the other to View3 View2 and View3 have their set of questions If user select one or the ...
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How to regenerate composite look when a themable css evolves?

In a corporate publishing site, we are using composite looks to allow site managers to choose a branded color scheme. Basically, we have branded the portal using two css files. A main.css file that ...
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SharePoint 2013 - AppStore with Anonymous Authentication

I want to use the SharePoint 2013 App Store with SharePoint hosted apps and anonymous authentication. My SharePoint works fine excpt the anonymous access to SharePoint sites with apps. Is there ...
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How to customize refinement web part with CSS?

I work with Sharepoint 2013. I want to know how to customize refinement web part with CSS? I want e.g a background color or the refiners in bold. What is the best solution?
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How to programatically determine where a keyword search hit in the search index?

I have built a custom search experience that leverages the SharePoint 2013 Search Service App. The search app is written in ASP.NET using the server-side object model. I am using the KeywordQuery ...
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How to rename a list-associated SPD2013 WF?

I have 20 sites that all have the same SPD2013 WF - it is a WF that executes on a specific list when an item is added or changed. We goofed on the naming of the WF and would like to rename the WF. Is ...
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WAC Farm certifications

We have an internal Windows domain called contoso.local and a DNS domain called contoso.com. Now I want to create a WAC farm with two servers. The Windows name of the servers are: WAC1.contoso.local ...
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What's the difference between an App and an AppPart?

I'm trying to understand the difference between an App and an App Part. Can someone explain this?
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Grid design on a master page

We are trying to use a grid design on a master page in SharePoint 2013 / Office 365. This will imitate the default title bar + side nav bar but with a third party framework. The reason I am asking ...
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How to add a link to Outlook on email in people result search?

I display the email of person when I search people. I want to add a link to Outlook on email in people result search. I want to know if it's possible?
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How to migrate a list from Sharepoiunt 2010 to Sharepoint 2013

I must migrate a lot of list from SharePoint 2010, to SharePoint 2013. Sometimes this List have got more then 50 MB. How Could I migrate them with Content ? How to migrate with person who made the ...
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SharePoint Online 2013 Page Code Embed and Javascript - output disappears

I noticed I can't embed inline javascript in an SPO 2013 Web Part page, but can reference a library. I'm outputting a table from that js. If I put alerts that table displays but then disappears ...
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SharePoint App Asset Library 500 error on add video

I'm trying to make a SharePoint-hosted app which has it's own Asset Library, on a SharePoint Online developer site. I create the asset library by right clicking my project -> Add -> New Item... -> ...
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How to add an image in the people search result?

I want to add an image (icon) before homePhone. I added this in my code : <img src="image/tel.png"> But I have this : How to add an image? Where should I create the folder "image" and ...
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Get Property value and display to people search result

This is for SharePoint 2013. I'm new in this domain. I have to realise an intranet with SharePoint 2013. I want to display a property in people search results. I followed this post, it works well, ...
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Setting secure store service permissions with AD FS

I have a web application configured to use AD FS for authentication. This web application has external lists that point to a SQL database. My question is, how do I give permissions to the AD FS ...
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“Working on it” message - Handle event and hide some blocks

I edited master page, added some custom blocks. My problem is when opening the web site I see my footer and header blocks. How can I hide these blocks when "Working on it" block appears? Can I ...
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How to add Yammer app for Sharepoint 2013 Foundation (the app is grayed out)

I already have access to the Sharepoint Store and I am able to download apps. However, I see most of them grayed out and, once downloaded, I cannot install them. I get the error message: Sorry, ...
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How to pass Query String to Provider Hosted App in SharePoint 2013

I need to pass a query string to provider hosted app in SharePoint 2013 Online
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Run PS Script from workflow SP2013

I saw the great feature developed by iLoveSharePoint here. But this is for SP 2010, and 2013 compatibility is not sure. Have you heard about any other stuff to do the job ? Running powershell scripts ...
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SPServices.SPCascadeDropdowns - Display Title rather than key

I'm using SPCascadeDropdowns to filter a child drop down which is working. However, I would like to display another column than the one in the relationship. I have created two lookup columns that ...
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Multiple values column change breaks form in Sharepoint 2013

I need to be able to sort a lookup column. I made this possible by unchecking the "allow multiple values" option in list settings, however now I cannot edit existing entries in the list. When I try ...
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SP13: Checked Out Document Items Not Visible

I ran across something that I have nevertheless experienced using a document library. Normally in a document library if a document is checked out the document is still visible on the list, however, ...
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Vanishing permissions entries SharePoint 2013

I have noticed that when I add permissions to my 2013 page, the individual doesn't show up in the permissions list. Meaning I click "grant permissions" and add Joe Smith. The email goes out to Joe ...
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My Search Service's Crawl Schedules are not firing

I have SharePoint 2013 , and I have added a Search service , where I defined a search schedule to run an incremental crawl each 20 minutes and full crawl once a day. Currently none of the search will ...
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Custom triggers for Alerts in SharePoint 2013

Is it possible to set up an alert that triggers after 5 or more items are entered into a list within a specific timeframe (i.e. 2 hours)? List is SharePoint 2013 custom template. Email would not ...
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SharePoint User Profile REST API unknown error

I activated user profiles (and managed metadata services), but when I call: http://<mysharepointsite>/_api/SP.UserProfiles.PeopleManager/GetMyProperties I get: <m:error ...
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Export to Excel is slow

I am working with SharePoint 2010 / 2013. Very often I have to export large lists (>1000 Items) to Excel. This always takes some time (e.g. about 3 Minutes for 3500 list items). Is this normal, or ...
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Run Powershell Script from Sharepoint page

I use a PS script to create a list. Instead of a scheduled task, I wondered if I can put a link or a button on a sharepoint page, that when you click on it, it runs a PS Script on the SharePoint ...
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Provision Custom List from SharePoint App

I am trying to provision a custom list using SharePoint 2013 Provider hosted app. For this, I added a "List" in VS.NET 2013, to the App project. I am provisioning the List through declarative code. ...
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Cannot edit discussion-level permissions in SP2013 Community Site?

We're using a SP2013 (on O365) Community Site where users can discuss topics and ask questions. So far, so good. The user requirement: Now, based on certain criteria, we want to be able to limit ...
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What Permission Level A Provider Hosted App Needs To Have To Access SharePoint Group Users

I need to access SharePoint User Group in the provider hosted app, but not sure what minimum permissions will be required to achieve it.
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how to access programatically a geolocation column?

I have added in sharepoint 2013 a column of type geolocation to a list, and want to access it programatically from .net client object model to insert and update data. Do you have any code to show me ...
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Difference between provider-hosted app and SharePoint-hosted app + IFRAME for provider

Assume I have an external web application that I want to use as provider for a provider-hosted app. What is the difference between the following two approaches: Using a provider-hosted app and ...