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Access Sharepoint from console using token

I want to access a Sharepoint 2013 / office365 - site from a console application using OAuth-token I saved earlier using a provider hosted app. I already can connect using credentials: using ...
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Document Library Vs Asset Library

Is there major difference between Document library and Asset Library in terms of functionality, Workflows, Document Sets or any other? I got a task to create document sets which may hold word, pdf, ...
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KeywordQuery: Seach Multiple Content Types

Is it possible to search multiple content types with KeywordQuery? ContentTypeName: Content Type A AND ContentTypeName: Content Type B
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What is Hidden lists in sharepoint and relation with managed metadata

Hi what is hidden list in SharePoint 2010 and 2013? and how it is link with managed metadata service application.
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Open with Explorer not working in HTTPS

Open with Explorer does not work in my SharePoint 2013 environment whenever I am browsing via HTTPS, it does work when browsing with HTTP though. Is there any settings I could check or modify in the ...
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Can word stemming be tuned to fix incorrect results?

I'm tuning search in an environment running on SP2013 on-prem, Finnish as main language, and there are some search terms that are clearly not properly handled by word stemming. One special case where ...
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Site provisioning wizard?

I am using SP 2013 on prem, and need to create custom wizard for creating site collections. I can use old school method of using an application page with c# etc, but I am instead looking for "the ...
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Is it possible to open application page in sharepoint designer?

I created custom application page using OOB in layouts folder. Is it possible to open this page in SharePoint 2013 designer?
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Fonts not found issue

I am adding my custom fonts to my SharePoint site. I have put my fonts in hive folder. This way I am able to load fonts much faster than any other way. Everything works fine except '.woff2' fonts ...
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How to Migrate SharePoint server 2013 to SharePoint server 2016?

Please any link for this how to Migrating SharePoint server 2013 to SharePoint server 2016.Thanks in Advance.
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How to add Previous/Next buttons to SharePoint blogs posts?

How to add Previous/Next buttons to SharePoint blogs posts so I can navigate to previous or next post ?
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Multiple List Search with KeywordQuery

Trying to search specific lists by passing in the list paths. path={0}+path={1}+path={2} Is this possible? Dose the above code look correct? No results are currently returning.
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Sharepoint 2013 : Publishing site - Edit page stuck in loading

When a user clicks on the Edit Page button the loading notice in the upper right of the page appears and it just sits there spinning. After 2 or 3 minutes an error message is displayed on the ...
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How to change default view for SharePoint Document Folder

I would like to change the default view for a SharePoint list. Currently, it organizes the list by the name alphabetically. I want it to organize it by time modified (newest to oldest). I already ...
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Assign a task to a group - task not created, email not sent

I am using a custom workflow and I have created two groups: Group A - composed by me; Group B - composed by my superior. There is a "Assign task" action in my workflow. It is assigning the task to ...
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KeywordQuery QueryText proper syntax formatting

How would I format my QueryText. I have multiple List paths. I want all items returned in the lists that i provide. example: * AND path={0}+path={1}+path={2} Also, How do I include the columns ...
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Page Viewer Web Part will not work when i access my SharePoint sites using https

I am working on sharepoint server 2013 web application. and i added a Page viewer Web part which is showing an external system. the url for the external system is (http://HRWebApplication). now when i ...
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Adding the Title field to the new document set form

I've been searching this for days and can't find an answer. Lots of folks seem to want to know how to hide or remove the title field. I need the opposite. For some reason, for document sets only, I ...
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SharePoint 2013 PowerShell - how can I remove 'limited access' permissions from a DL?

quick backstory, this site was migrated from 2010 to 2013 using the Share-Gate migration tool. Now there is this all users AD group that has all ad users in it, and since we broke inheritance on the ...
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Calculated Field with formula DATEDIF

Im working with a calculated field and using a formula to retrieve the difference of the days between two dates, DATE1 and DATE2, my simple formula is: =DATEDIF([DATE1], [DATE2],"d") It works fine ...
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Discussion Board - categories

I ran into a situation where user created a discussion board with "categories" and they have views created to display the respective categories. So far so good. BUT seems like when a user responds to ...
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Web Part form links not working

I have two web parts where clicking the title(link) does not bring up the details. They also don't have the +new item at the top of the page (not sure if that is relevant). We have been searching for ...
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How can you minimize export time on a large site collection?

I'm attempting to perform triage on a 1.5TB subsite in SP2013. I've reduced content as much as the business unit will allow, and my next step will be to move the site into its own site collection ...
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spSiteDataQuery vs KeywordQuery

What is the difference between spSiteDataQuery and KeywordQuery? My goal is to search only a number of specific lists by their list GUID. The specific lists I need are both Generic List and ...
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SEO page properties for internal sites

Does changing the SEO properties on a page for an internal only site make any difference to that pages ability to be found the normal search functionality?
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Rename folder with SharePoint online REST API 2013

I want to rename folder via SharePoint Online REST API from CRM Plugin. Below is my code. I am getting HTTP 204 response, but the folder name is not changed. Please can someone tell what is wrong ...
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User Profile pictures changing after updating another profile

SharePoint 2013 + February 2016 CU We have an issue when uploading pictures to User Profiles in Central Admin. The steps to recreate the problem are: Choose a profile to edit (not your own) from ...
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SP13: Showing Image in Custom List

The first part is working not the second. Intent: To have users select add attachment button on a custom list new form. Then select browse button that allows to browse out to select image on ...
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Performance issues after SharePoint Foundation 2013 - March 2016 CU Update

We have a SharePoint Foundation 2013 server (SQL separate) and we applied the last March 2016 CU Update to it. But the user that applied it did not run the PSConfig tool immediately. I ran the ...
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Remove ribbon tabs with javascript (no jquery)

I'd like to know whether it is possible to remove ribbon tabs (in a list, page or form) working directly on the ribbon object via javascript. I don't want to simply hide the post-rendered HTML of the ...
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Updating sites when template is updated

I have a site collection for projects, where each subsite is a single project, created from a base site that is saved as a template. Everytime this base site is modified I have to recreate the ...
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Error 0x800700E0: Access denied when copying files using open with windows explorer

One of our user receiving error when trying to copy files using open with windows explorer. She was able to do it on her old laptop, but on new laptop she is getting error. The old laptop was having ...
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Newsfeed is only accessible to site collection administrator

SharePoint 2013 newsfeed feature is accessible and working good for site collection administrators only. But for non-admin users it throw this exception: Exception Detail: SharePoint returned the ...
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Textarea wrapping in Internet Explorer but not in Chrome or Firefox

This question was asked (Multi line box Infopath not Word Wrapping in Chrome.) for SP 2010, but there are no answers. I'd like the text field to wrap in all browsers as the person types I build an ...
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“Open in Explorer” fails despite a number of common fixes

I have an extranet solution in SharePoint 2013, running on Windows Server 2012 r2. When I try to use the "open in explorer" command in any SharePoint document library, I get the following message: ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Increase Document Preview Panel Width and Height

Looking for some help here with the Document Preview Panel. I need to increase the width and height of it. See an image below: I want to increase the width and height of this so that the document ...
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MetadataObjectNotFoundExceptionState when creating an external content type in SharePoint Designer

I am getting a really strange error in SharePoint designer upon trying to create an external content type for a simple SOAP Web service. The error happens at the moment I clicked Add Connection, have ...
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How to handle currency values correctly in CSOM?

I have a currency field inside a SharePoint List. When I retrieve that field the result type is "double". As it should be according to the documentation. But we all learned that double is a bad ...
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How to redirect users from personal landing page

When users login to Office 365 http://portal.office.com/, they land on their "SITES" page https://company-my.sharepoint.com/personal/xxx_company_com/Social/Sites.aspx by default. How to change this ...
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InfoPath doesn't publish templates for an External List

I created an external list on my site by using Business Connectivity Services. It works properly. I'd like to use InfoPath forms instead of SharePoint default. I modified InfoPath form. When I ...
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external link to a specific sharepoint tab in sharepoint 2013

I am using sharepoint tabs in my page in pages library. I have three tabs in my page created by inserting tabs from the ribbon. I want an external link which on clicked open this page with the third ...
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Validation for Mobile Number with Country Code

I am using SharePoint 2013. I just entered Mobile Number in Lists Library. But the mobile number entered is not in Validated Form. I need to add mobile number with country code i.e. +(91) Please ...
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How to change database for existing site collection in a sharepoint web application?

I have created 2 site collections on one web application. How do I now assign a different database for these 2 site collections?
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Sharepoint 2013 App URL change

When I deploy a Sharepoint App to Publishing site, I get some random URL like this http://apps-a24b65bc61856d.domain.com. How can give a fixed URL for this app? And also Sharepoint App doesn't ...
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Error Publishing Workflow SharePoint 2013

Errors were found when compiling the workflow. The workflow files were saved but cannot be run. Microsoft.Workflow.Client.InternalServerException: Exception thrown from the data layer.... ...
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What is the highest major version number possible?

We have documents that are updated automatically in SharePoint libraries and on each update a new major version is created. I know the maximum number of major version possible is 400,000 in SP2013 ...
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SharePoint WebPart Solutions and Application Server

Upon trying to deploy webpart wsp solutions from App server, the feature xml file never gets added to the 15 hive on the application server, the feature does get added to the 15 hive on the web front ...
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sharepoint 2013 how usage analytics reports create and what is the mechanism of it?

In SharePoint 2013 how usage analytics reports create and what is the mechanism of it? How enterprise search service works in SharePoint 2013?
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SPSiteDataQuery to Search both Lists and Libraries

I have a SPSiteDataQuery that I am giving a set of list ID's. The set of lists are both Generic Lists & also Libraries. The issue is my Libraries are not being returned. Is it possible to ...
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Get Parent web of a subsite using JSOM in SharePoint 2013

How can we get an immediate parent web of a subsite using JSOM ?