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Sharepoint 2013 - Videos on asset library no sound

I have an asset library to store videos, but the videos have no sound when are reproduced and the sound button appears with an X and cannot be toggled. If a download or save the same video in another ...
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SharePoint 2013 High Trust App Error: Type : System.Security.Cryptography.CryptographicException

I am trying to deploy a high trust app and my app is failing consistently in TokenHelper class with below error: Inner Exception Type : System.Security.Cryptography.CryptographicException, mscorlib, ...
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Applying a Theme in 2013

I have a Branding feature where I set the Master Page and then the Theme programmatically. When applying the theme, the operation takes a couple minutes. It iterates through SubSites so if there are ...
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CSS strage behaviour: style title with background changes colour according to other elements

I managed to change the style Title with background (of the summary links) by changing one color in the file //domain/_catalogs/theme/Themed/141089E3/controls15-51FFDD78.themedcss The color was ...
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MS Word crashes if document has a SP2013 managed metadata column - NEED Patch!

Here's my scenario: I have a Content Type called "Work Plan" with managed metadata column called "Department". This content type has a Word Document Template and if I go to the Ribbon > New Document > ...
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Add Multiple Attribtues to a Single Multi-Valued Property

Is it possible to take separate AD attributes (IE; address, city, state), and then populate all three into a single multi-valued user property in SharePoint 2013?
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Displaying Query String (URL) filter result on Page

I have a Query String (URL) filter on my SharePoint 2013 page that is currently passing a string parameter which I then use to filter a list. This list is displayed in a view on my web part page. I ...
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How to reference and dynamically display documents based off of input on a form

I'm using Sharepoint 2013. I'd like users to be able to select a series of drop down boxes of categories and have a list of documents automatically filter based off those choices. I'd also like to ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Current Navigation Home Link highlighted when on sub-page

On my SharePoint 2013 site, I have a series of links on the left hand Current Navigation menu. One of the pages that can be accessed from this menu has additional links on it to sub pages that are ...
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Task List - Expand on check box action

I did a search and couldnt find more info on this.. I created a Task List to keep track of various projects. The out of the box functionality has a check box which works with the 'Complete %' field. ...
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How to check 2013 workflows availability from js

I need to check 2013 workflows availability from js. I assume I need to get existence of some service?
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Nickname search results in Everything Vertical SharePoint 2013

SharePoint 2013 provides us the nice, built-in feature of Nickname search on the People vertical. It works really well. As seen in below screen shot. Now, on the Everything vertical first do not ...
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How to create webparts to display content on Sharepoint 2013 [closed]

I am requesting your assistance. i am still learning SharePoint development in version 2013. I would like to know how to create small sharepoint webparts to display content or to display links ...
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Images in calculated columns

I have a calculated column, formatted as number which is showing and image. Everything works fine on list views and in the web parts. But when I view a specific item, the calculated column only shows ...
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Underscores in SharePoint List Search don't work

Why does the inline SharePoint list search not work with underscores? For example, in a Form Library searching for a file, if I type 2015-06-26 20_50_58 no results are found, however if I type ...
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Custom workflows won't send email on doc lib with event receiver

I've got a ItemAdded even receiver running on a document library, and I just built a simple (send email) workflow in SPDesigner and I'm getting the following error below: RequestorId: ...
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One of the Application server can not connect to DB server

We have a SharePoint 2013 Farm with 4 Application serves, 4 Web Front End Servers and 5 DB servers. Everything was running fine. Few days back we identified that the App-server on which Search was ...
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Workflow Manager 1.0 Configuration - GetCertificateExpirationDate() Method Not Found error

I am getting a “method not found” error for the GetCertificateExpirationDate() method when trying to create a new Workflow Manager and Service Bus farm using the configuration wizard. See screenshot ...
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Hyperlinks in email body of an email enabled discussion board does not work

We have an email enabled discussion board in SharePoint 2013. The hyperlinks in the body of an email don't work after received by discussion board. Any idea why this is happening?
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Access Denied Error with Provider Hosted App (MVC/CSOM)

I built a PHA using MVC a little while ago. I'm receiving "Access denied. You do not have permission to perform this action or access this resource." error when trying to update or even access simple ...
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Enforce Drag and Drop documents to apply metadata (within folders)

I am aware of how to prompt for metadata when dragging and dropping files into a document library via this method. However this does not appear to support folders. If a document library contains ...
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Check request submission workflow

Is there an example out there which shows how to create a workflow for check request or other document submitted for approval? All this needs to be done without infopath or any third party product. ...
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Sharepoint 2013 folder permissions for accessing generated forms inside of LAYOUTS

We have a SP solution that generates populated PDF forms based on information that is stored w/in 2 different lists. This works in our dev environment, but does not work in production. the location ...
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Survey custom newform.aspx page separators not working

I created a custom newform.aspx for SharePoint 2013 survey and when I preview it in browser I see that page separators are not converted. All the questions are shown in single page with a text "page ...
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Result Source Query Builder Invalid Request

I cannot create a result source in MySites. Whenever I launch the Query Builder, I am greeted with the following message, even when the query box is blank. Sorry, something went wrong. ...
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Enterprise Keywords textbox on a page

I have a question regarding the Enterprise Keywords Textbox. Normally, if Enterprise Keywords are active you can add keywords on new form or edit form, there, when you type they are automatically ...
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Block css on a menu generated from XML

I have this XML statement for a menu <MenuItem> <Title>Group</Title> <Url>#</Url> <Items> <MenuItem> <Title>HR</Title> ...
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Auto populate Share On Your Newsfeed Text

I have a requirement i want to auto-populate the text in the "Share on Your Newsfeed" textbox with some dynamic text. The background is we have a quiz and at the end of that we want user to share ...
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Reordering documents within a document library

Is there a way to manually order documents within a document library in SharePoint 2013? What I want is an ability to grab a document and drag it and release to a different position; once I release ...
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Mac chrome asking for credentials for Sharepoint 2013

I have SharePoint 2013 foundation installed and working properly for Windows. But for users in Chrome or Firefox on a Mac it keeps asking for their credentials. However, in Safari browser it works ...
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Duplicate results in Result Source, CSP, Search

We have a cross-site publishing environment set up. On the authoring side we have our ContentLibrary which contains custom docset content types. On the publishing/user facing side, we've connected ...
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SP2013 : Large number of alerts

I have 100,000 users and they suscribe for the alerts . I created a webpart , and created code where a user can suscribe for alerts and it sets the alert on the document library . My requirement is i ...
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How to consume SharePoint 2013 web service without adding reference in Visual Studio

Is there any other way to consume a SharePoint 2013 web service other than adding its service reference in visual studio? What if I want to do this at runtime? Is there an example available?
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Populating a page with a list linked to images

Sorry, my title is not very good at explaining what I'm trying to do. I'm wondering if it is possible in sharepoint 2013 to have a page with a list of options on it and when you click on the an ...
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Organisational Chart not seen for all users

Organisational chart is not being displayed for all colleagues.  So for example I can not see my colleagues or line manager.  But if I search for a colleague and view the org chart on their mysite ...
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How can I make links in the left navigation open in a new tab?

I'm trying to make two links on the left navigation open up into a new tab as they are external sites. It should be as easy as adding target="_blank" to their HTML element but when I wrote some jQuery ...
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Set up columns before importing excel

I have a large list which when imported, doesn't transfer every column over as the correct type. Is there a way to make the bones of the list before importing an excel list? Could you create all the ...
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Creating site collection - PowerShell vs. Central Admin

I have a PowerShell script in which I first create a new site collection, then fetches the SPWeb object of the sitecollection and then set some properties. Due to a specific error, I have instead ...
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Cross-Site Workflow

I'm writing a workflow in SPD2013 in which one of the events that should happen is kicking off another workflow that is cross-site. I know that one way to do so using SPD2013 is using the Web HTTP ...
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How to not allow multiple entries within a time zone (based on start- and endcolumn)

I'm running SP2013. I've created a new document library with many columns. Two of them are Start and End-Time columns. You have to choose them after uploading a document. There is another column ...
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Title of column/standard metadata links to list where metadata are managed

For a starting up site I would love to ad a link in the table to the location where I manage the metadata from that column (I use a lookup column, so the source is a list) The goal is to give my ...
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Reuse display template functionality for a web part

Does anybody have any suggestion to customize the styling and properties return by a custom search web part based of the normal Web Part inheritance? (The long story behind creating the search web ...
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Task List - Using a custom JS Link file, but keeping original menu options

I have added a 'Task List' app to my site. Out the box, when you click on the '...' menu option, you see a pop-up with a whole bunch of useful task list related details. However, I have also ...
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update list items from one site to another site using client side object model in SharePoint

We migrated a site from lotus notes o SharePoint to different SharePoint server which is not in our control,in SharePoint site created by and modified by values are coming as current system login ...
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SP2013 Customize email body of all alerts

How to create your own email content for all the alerts emails which are sent OOTB . I need to modify the email content of all the alerts send OOTB (The immediate emails, update email , delete email , ...
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Method “GetList” does not exist

I'm attempting to retrieve the details of a SharePoint list using the following: using (var ctx = new ClientContext("http://sharepoint/ci")) { var list = ...
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How do I stop my style from being overwritten?

I'm working on a SharePoint Online Wiki page. I've edited the source on the page and then added the following style container: <style> .ms-core-listMenu-verticalBox { DISPLAY: none } ...
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How to retrieve target menu of specific list web part for CAMOpt?

I'm adding a custom action on the context menu of the item using javascript CAMOpt function: function Custom_AddListMenuItems(m, ctx) { CAMOpt(m,'View (new ...
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Convert SP 2013 Foundation into SP 2013 Server?

Is it possible to upgrade a SP 2013 Foundation into SP 2013 Server? If so, how?
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There is no “Configure InfoPath Forms Services link” in General Application Settings heading

When I want to configure InfoPath Forms Services, I cannot find its link in the following path: Central Administration->General Application Settings.enter code here I am using SP 2013 foundation. ...