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How to create user portion of access token for high-trust app?

I am trying to get an on-premise, provider-hosted application to be logged-in when the user is logged into SharePoint, and logged out when the user logs out of SharePoint, so essentially a "federated ...
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Custom form for custom list causing “A potentially dangerous Request.Path value was detected from the client (:)”

I am working on trying to convert a custom sandbox solution to work with SP2013 Online. I can get the feature to activate, and all of our lists are created. However, the custom form we use for the ...
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Workflow Status Tasks: One or more field types are not installed properly

In the workflow status tasks, I get the error: "One or more field types are not installed properly. Go to the list settings page to delete these fields" I have opened up the fields one by one ...
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Overwrite documents with drag and drop

SharePoint 2013. When I use drag and drop to add a new version of a document to a document library, I systematically get this message: A file named [file name here] already exists in this ...
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Connection to remote farm does not work

From what I read here (http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms453293.aspx) it should be possible to connect to a remote farm. Unfortunately my program simply refuses to use the remote DB server ...
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XsltListViewWebPart provisioning discrepancy SPLimitedWebPartManager AddWebPart versus manually adding

I've exported a XsltListViewWebPart with all of my settings to a .webpart file. I have added this to the webpart gallery in several site collections, I can edit a page add the webpart and it somehow ...
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Change logic for event receivers in an already deployed solution

I have a sandbox solution that has list schemas, visual web parts, custom pages and actions, workflows and a couple event receivers. Yes, one big mess of a thing, but I needed to pack everything up in ...
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SP looking for CSS files in the wrong place

Environment: SP2013 Enterprise, custom master page, Dreamweaver I've made a custom master page complete with its own CSS. My style sheets are linked near the bottom of the <head> like so: ...
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Issue with “Custom web view in File Dialog Box” in Office 2013

I have a custom “web view for file dialog” that used to work in Office 2010 and no longer works in the 2013 version. By “web view for file dialog box” I mean the feature described here: ...
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Provisioning publishing pages with custom webparts in SharePoint 2013

I have a sandboxed solution where i provision publishing pages with custom web parts. Like this: <Module Name="CustomPage" Url="$Resources:cmscore,List_Pages_UrlName;" ...
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SP 2013 search: SiteTitle managed property not populated for all content

We have a custom search integration with SharePoint. In 2010 we relied on the SiteTitle managed property to be populated for all content items returned by search queries in order to populate a custom ...
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Configure welcome pages on sites and subsites with powershell

I have to configure the welcome page for all my sites, and sub-sites. Is it possible to add content in the welcome page ? I mean : a little text, a calendar, and sections on the page's right side ...
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Is there an avilable Fix for the Managed metadata navigation Bug in sharePoint 2013

I am facing this bug on my "Publishing Site ---> enterprise wiki Template" inside SharePoint server 2013. and when i tried to specify the target page manually as mentioned in this link it did not work ...
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Sub-sites contributors and reader are unable to view the sub-site navigation

I have created a term store using the site collection administrator. And I associate this term store with a sub site navigation. But the problem I am facing is that the sub-site readers and even the ...
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Possible to have the same Search Navigation across all sites in a site collection in SP2013?

Just like using scopes in SharePoint 2010, is it possible to assign the same Search Navigation options to all sites in a site collection, so they share the same verticals?
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Docacl Output Property in Content Enrichment Sharepoint Search 2013

We are attempting to output a docacl via a content enrichment service in SharePoint Search 2013. I have linked the managed property to a crawl property and am trying to register as such: $ssa = ...
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Office Web Apps 2013 using without SharePoint

Office Web Apps 2013 is now standalone service product. SharePoint used it from iframe like this https://officewebapps.contoso.com/wv/wordviewerframe.aspx? sharepoint_doc_handler_url + accesstoken ...
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Creating a Categories term store to manage my Wiki Pages Vs creating multiple wikis sub-sites

I want to create a publishing site which have enterprise wiki to store and manage internal procedures for our company, so I find that there are two different approaches which I can follow to organize ...
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List event receivers not triggered after quick editing/grid editing

I have a custom Sharepoint 2013 list with event receivers attached to it (adding, updating, deleting). However, it looks like the event receivers are not triggered when the user is adding/editing in ...
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Office Web Apps 2013 on different domain

Does anybody know if it's possible to connect a SharePoint 2013 farm to an Office Web Apps farm that's on a separate domain? I tried to set it up using the steps documented in ...
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GetUserEffectivePermissionInfo for the 2013 Rest API

Does anyone know if there is a client-side (preferably REST) equivalent to SPSecurableObject.GetUserEffectivePermissionInfo(username)??
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SharePoint 2013 Provider-Hosted App Not Installing

I am encountering issues when I try to create a provider-hosted app for SharePoint 2013 from visual studio 2012. It launches fine from VS, but its never fully installs on SharePoint it gets stuck on ...
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Chrome font rendering issues

Basically, the issue lies with Chrome, as it will not render ttf fonts properly using antialiasing. A popular fix is to order the @font-face directive so that the svg-font is first. Only Chrome will ...
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Why does PreApplicationStartMethodAttribute() not work in SharePoint 2013?

In .NET 4(.5) there is this amazing Attribute: PreApplicationStartMethodAttribute, I want to use it in SharePoint 2013 so I don't have to edit the app_start method in the global.asax file directly. ...
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How to add the standard sharepoint list item context menu?

we have written a webpart that outputs titles of list items. We now want to add to each of those items the standard flyout menu (see the picture) below, but don't know how so far. Can you help us out ...
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How to change ControlMode of SharePoint:FormField control on postback (it changes only after the second postback)

I have a control in my ASPX file and a button to do postback: <SharePoint:FormField ID="MyID" runat="server" FieldName="Title" ControlMode="Edit"/> <asp:Button ID="MyButton" runat="server" ...
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Sort pages by comments (note board items) count

I'm using Note Board (SharePointPortalControls:SocialCommentControl) for comments implementation in my custom page layout which is assignet to each page in Pages library. How can I sort these pages by ...
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Are Display Form FieldControls used in 2013 Custom Field Types?

When using a Custom Field Type that has a Field Control (provided by FieldRenderingControl), it seems that the Field Control isn't used when rendering data on the Display Form if the SPField.JSLink is ...
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How to get communities of a SPUser

I need to know if there is any way to get from a SPUser the number of communities he is joined, I mean, not using the "What's happening" webpart. I want to build up a page with a Webpart that renders ...
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Has the search alert API in SharePoint 2013 changed from the 2010 and Preview 2013?

I previously developed a Visual web part to programmatic-ally create Search alerts based on the user input. I used a text box to capture the text and create a Query using the Keyword Query Class. Then ...
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InfoPath form gets redirected to another SharePoint list after submission

I have a customer who uses infopath forms to create list items. When a new form is created that select a category which has a corresponding folder in the list library. We've worked with them for ...
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removing dictionary item in designer workflow

How do I remove items from a dictionary created from a REST call in a SP 2013 designer workflow? I have seen actions for building dictionary and retrieving items but none for removing.
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Project Server 2013 - How to deploy one pwa instance with more than one site collection?

I have different web applications for project sites. But when I attempt to create a new project site in Operational Policies – Connected SharePoint Sites, I cannot change the default web application, ...
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Search query troubleshooting

I am using this query to display the sites that a user has access to in a search web part query. contentclass:STS_Site Path:{Site.Url}* Site<>{Site.Url} One site is not showing despite the ...
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Redirect to another URL after submitting a form - Mobile version

I have used the Source querystring (http:///Lists/Test/NewItem.aspx?Source=http:///SitePages/Thankyou.aspx) parameter to redirect users to a specific page after submitting a new item. This is ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Document Library: Not reflecting Column order from content hub

In a document library where we have content types for one of the content types we have changed the order of the columns via the content hub settings: We republished this content type. When we add ...
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Full text search query on a specific folder via CMIS

SharePoint 2013 : My CMIS repository's QUERY capability is BOTH SEPARATE. With CMIS queries I am unable to use the CONTAINS clause and IN_FOLDER clause together in the CMIS query for full text search ...
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Unable to upload docs > 37 MB through CMIS API

My SharePoint 2013 version is 15.0.4569.1506. I am unable to upload a document greater than 37 MB in SharePoint through my below CMIS code. But directly into SharePoint I am able to do so. I have also ...
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Using CEWP to apply css to a table on sharepoint 2013

I am in the process on adding css to a CEWP for a table within a webpage. I have tried different CSS and nothing is working. It is a basic table that just needs the border black due to the border ...
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Need Help in Setting Correct Designer 2013 Logic to Send an Email Reminder

I have an InfoPath 2010 List form. Below is a screenshot of 2 controls that is involved in my question. For the dropdown the selections are New, Advanced and Closed. As for the Date Picker control, I ...
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2013 CSOM development-accessing List directly as user doesn't have permission to access teamsite

I want to perform CRUD to a list from a console app or Asp .NET website. I am granted access to the list, but not the team site: accessing this ...
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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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The server is busy now.Try again later sharepoint 2013

I am having above error when 1000 users access my SharePoint at a time. I checked LOGS and found that connections pools limit exceeded. I searched on internet but could not found reasonable answers. ...
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SP2013 Datasheet View Webpart

Have an SP2013 site that contains lists and pages with web parts that link to this list. One of the pages contains a Datasheet View what is used for a quick change in a particular field to kick off a ...
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Customized Home page for each user in SharePoint 2013

I have an urgent requirement in which there should be Customized Home page for each user in SharePoint 2013. In home page there will a web part zone with a drop down list with web part's name. If ...
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Example DataService (with EF) in SP2013

Does anyone have a good example how to create a (WCF) dataservice in SharePoint 2013, WITH the use of Entity Framework? I need to be able to retrieve the SPContext also, so I guess this will be a ...
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sp2013 hosted in azue, authenticate against on premises ADFS

We are looking at deploying sp2013 web app, host in Azure. We would like to authenticate the users of this app using our premises ADFS server. Can anyone please point me to an article/guide ...
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Can the SPFileCollection.Add method check if I file has changed?

I'm using the sharepoint powershell cmdlets to upload files to a document library like so: # Set the variables $WebURL = “http://portal.contoso.com/sites/stuff” $DocLibName = “Docs” $FilePath = ...
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Upload a file with different filename in sharepoint , adding file as new version

How to upload a file to document library as a new version to existing document when uploading with a different filename? Can this be done OOTB or is there any tool which does this or is there any ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Add Library Column Showing Managed Metadata Level Values

I need to be able to classify all the documents in a library into a Major Category and a Minor Category where the Minor is specific, but not exclusive to the Major. It would appear that the best way ...