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Sharepoint 2013 - Text styles not visible for multiline Field

I created a Teamsite with template STS#0. In that teamsite I have a custom list where I added a new column of type 'Multiple lines of text'. Only Page elements are visible in the styles on the ...
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How to add webpart zone at master page in sharepoint 2013

How to add webpart zone at master page in sharepoint 2013. Isn't it possible? Be added to webpart zone -> used be a webpart in the custom left navigation bar.
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Variations, Deleting from target is not re-creating pages

I have deleted documents from both source and target sites. I am doing a re-migration of contents. For the folders and documents that were recreated, they were not recreated in the target site. My ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Online - Exception from HRESULT: 0x81079613

I am currently having this error when trying to create a site from a site template on sharepoint 2013 online. The error is intermittent. Here is the log generated: Exception from HRESULT: ...
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SharePoint 2013 task url issue

Possible Duplicate I am working on SharePoint 2013 visual studio workflow, while creating the single task activity email body, I am using '%TaskSpecial: TaskUrl%' token <a ...
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Cross Site Collection call in SP Hosted App

I want to read a list from one of my site collection(SiteColl A) using a SP Hosted App. This App will be deployed in another Site collection(SiteColl B) in the same web application. I know one way to ...
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Mobile view of Community Site Template

Is there any way to enable mobile views and / or device channels on the Community Site Template, without custom development? I've tried enabling the site publishing feature, but even then there is no ...
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Why does altering the height attribute for the input box on a sitefeed web part break its validation?

I'm working on a solution for a client which includes a newsfeed web part on the site homepage. For some reason the character limit for a newsfeed post isn't being enforced, by which I mean the ...
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Unable to manage my custom Content Type column’s order and visibility (hidden, required or optional) inside a new Create form

I have a team site collection and I want to add a new App of type Issue Tracking list. so I did the following:- From the site collection I created a new App of type issue tracking. Then from the ...
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Workflow Email not Sending

I created a workflow in SPD13 to send a reminder email until task result is changed to "closed". The workflow starts and the notification date is determined by the workflow. However, the workflow ...
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SP2013 - Sporadic error when editing PPT using Office 2013

We have a few users that are having sporadic issues when trying to open up Office documents. All users still using Office 2007 are fine, it is only users that use Office 2013 that have the issue.They ...
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Recent Activities Web Part on MySite causes null object error

Whenever a user is on their MySite and goes to their blog and tries adding a Recent Activities web part to the page, the page comes back saying: The "PublishedNewsFeedWebPart" Web Part appears to be ...
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People.aspx reverts the master page with query string parameters

I have a custom System Master Page. When I am on the People and Groups page /_layouts/15/people.aspx?MembershipGroupId=5, my master page looks fine. However, when I change the View or go to the next ...
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A Web Part or Web Form Control on this Page cannot be displayed or imported. The type could not be found or it is not registered as safe

We migrated the Sites from SharePoint 2003 to SharePoint 2013. In SP2013 when we clicking on some of the lists we are getting the error "A Web Part or Web Form Control on this Page cannot be ...
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Sharepoint 2013 workflow not available in Platform type Sharepoint 2013 designer

I have configured and installed and registered the workflow successfully. (I think i did). I can confirm in the Central Administration and check the status of workflow service application proxy is ...
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SharePoint App resources files not being included on deployment

I have a SharePoint App that has a lot of resource files (js, css, imgs, etc.) that are not being included when I deploy the project. The weird thing is that 2 days ago everything was working fine and ...
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Programmatically Start Workflow Sharepoint 2013 Out of Range Exception

I am trying to programmatically start my WF in Visual Studio and deploy it along with my solution into SharePoint 2013. The WF is in the same solution file as my ASP.NET web form and code behind. I ...
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An image added to my enterprise wiki page is automatically added inside wrong location PublishingImages/Pages/Forms/my-sub/

I am working on an Enterprise wiki site collection, and when users add images to the wiki pages, these images are going to be stored inside the following folder automatically:- ...
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Copy a Excel to Document Library when something changes in database

I have got a Document Library with one Excel File. After something changes in a database located on another server, I want to update a version of Excel. How could I do it on SharePoint 2013?
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Problem loading pages as a site owner when Minimal Download Strategy (MDS) is active

We have created a custom teamsite webtemplate, which has some extra site columns, contenttypes, lists and libraries. No fancy stuff. However we got some complaints that sometimes, not always pages ...
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Insert script in DIP Sharepoint 2013

When uploading a document I have a choice field called "Document Type". The choice values are values such as PDF, Word, E-mail and such. When I upload a document with file extention .docx the Document ...
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Not all Site Columns get Craweld properly

According to this link all site columns should become Managed Properties. I am currently experiencing a problem with my search service application. When I go to "Managed Properties" under the search ...
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SP 2013 Calendar - Change View: Day, Week, Month on the fly

So what I'd like to achieve is something like the image below which enables our users to change the view of the home page calendar on the fly. I've attached this mock up gif of what I want to ...
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Editing Web Part Page removes all content

I have created a web part page using the built in ones available, then I opened it in SP designer 2013 and added a some web part zones. I then added web parts to the page in browser but decided I ...
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Is there a way to deactivate the Connect to Outlook feature in Sharepoint 2013?

The sharepoint site that I am using has the Connect to Outlook feature on and I wish to disable it, but I cant find which feature or what procedure I must follow in order to disable it.
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Custom Rich Text Link

I am trying to implement a solution to allow our staff to easily add references to documents contained within our DMS. I have been following ...
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HTTP 500 Error When running a workflow

I have created a workflow that takes the version number (major and minor) of a document, truncates it to give only the major number and put it into another column in the library. However when I run ...
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JavaScript for Media Web Part in SharePoint 2013?

I have some custom JavaScript in SharePoint 2010 that works with the native Media Web Part, as described on MSDN. However, when porting this over to SharePoint 2013, the obj[0].Content.MediaPlayer ...
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how to redirect to “page not found”

how to redirect to "page not found" for code in SharePoint 2013? To page /page/PageNotFoundError.aspx Does anyone knows how can I do that? example: item.status = rejected then this.page.redirect = ...
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Gantt Chart Scale Zoom

Is there a way to have scaling or even the zoom in zoom out functionality on a Task List Gantt Chart view in a Web Part on a dashboard. It's part of a dashboard and rather than going into the task ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Workflow - if any value equals value

if any value equals value condition not allow to put value and also if I take it from lookup not allowed integer value
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How to Hide default Authentication Providers in SharePoint 2013

I am using Claim Provider authentication and I tried to hide default authentication provider based from People picker using powershell. I copied the following powershell script from Steve Peschka blog ...
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SharePoint 2010 Reporting features in SharePoint 2013 in Compatibility-Mode

I have migrated from SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint 2013 by copying the Databases to a SharePoint 2013 installation have NOT done the visual Upgrade (still in 2010 compatibility mode). Now the ...
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Create only one SharePoint App for All version of SharePoint

I am creating app for sharePoint. My requirement is, if anyone(with any SharePoint 2013 version) should be able to add my app. without considering available services. Lets take an example, My app ...
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Cannot update allowMembersEditMembership

I can't seem to update the setting on a group to allow members to edit members. This is my code: function setGroupsMembershipEditingMode(uri) { var context = new SP.ClientContext(appweburl); var ...
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Create a web part connection via client API

Is there any way to create a web part connection by using client API e.g. JSOM, CSOM, REST, or ASMX-services in SharePoint Online?
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Renaming document gives file not found on uploaded documents

Im trying to do a seamingly simple task in SP 2013. when the user either Creates a new doc (Ribbon>Files>New Document) or Uploads a File i want them renamed to for example ...
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Change the search result item itself in display templates -SharePoint 2013

I have a document set with 2 documents , lets say Document A (Content type A) and Document B(Content type B). All the properties of the document set are marked as shared properties. Now i want to use ...
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How to customize ItemStyle in Announcement web part to have Read more link inside body in Sharepoint 2013

I have an Announcement Webpart added in my pages I want to add Read more link blow each item I searched the net they give this xsl code blow: <xsl:template name="removeMarkup"> <xsl:param ...
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Publishing Custom Master Page For New Subsites

I created a site in Sharepoint Designer 2013 and I created a custom masterpage. Then I created new subsites under the site. But these subsites doesn't get my custom masterpage. It has default ...
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Update long running workflow in SP 2013

I have a question concerning how to manage installation of new versions of workflow features, in case when there are already running instances. It seems on my development machine that after installing ...
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Nesting or reusing display template engine

In a corporate application, I have a custom list with this structure: a document set derived content type. Let's call it "container". This content type has some metadata: kind, target, ... a custom ...
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Limiting CPU usage with SharePoint 2013

We're running our SP2013 app box on a VM (not my preference, but it's what I have) and when the search component or timer service spikes to 100% CPU usage, it's pegging out the whole VM farm. I'm ...
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Can we disable /Hide Skydrive from SharePoint Farm On premises

Is there a way that we can use power shell (Not custom delegate control) to hide/disable the Suitelinks from the complete SharePoint farm .We achieved that in one site collection using CSS but as we ...
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Set Task list EnableAssignToEmail in CSOM

I would like to set the EnableAssignToEmail bit on a task list via CSOM after a list is created dynamically. I have found a way to do this in Powershell and in code using SPList: Add-PSSnapin ...
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Create list using C# CSOM in a subsite on Office SharePoint O365

We have a SharePoint 2013 Provider-Hosted App using C# CSOM that has been deployed to a Developer site under the root site. One of the requirements of our app is that it should be able to create lists ...
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Central admin has <> less than and greater than tags on top of navigation menu?

Anyone has any idea what these are?! They appear on some of our servers and client servers with a fresh install.
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SharePoint 2013 how to disable crawling document content

SharePoint 2013 foundation How to disable crawling document content. The search result is returning way to much information for my users. Need to crawl only metadata (columns) and file name.
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how to click on ribbon button using javascript?

I want to trigger click for a ribbon button using Javascript. I used click() hence it did not triggered the event. $("#my.Ribbon.customTab.ThiscustomGroup.bigbutton-Large").click();
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How to enable the “Tags & Notes” tab inside my enterprise wiki

I am working on a publishing site of type enterprise wiki , but currently the “Tags & Notes” icon is displayed. As follow:- And it mentioned that I might not have the permission, although I am ...