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Why does MS Access 2013 web app dropdown ask to Save when trying to select value?

I have an Access 2013 web app on SharePoint. I have a dropdown list and a button. When a user selects a value from the dropdown and presses the button, a variable is created with the value of the ...
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SP13: Reminder Workflow

I created a workflow and the objective is to send a reminder email to any open item 7 days prior to the deadline date. I am not sure what I am doing incorrectly. Found below is the workflow that I ...
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HR Libraries Scenario >> Employee libraries and security via AD

We have a scenario in 2013 where we are proposing a library per employee to hold HR documents. We'd have a dropoff library that would route the document to the proper library which is based off the ...
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How do I style a List View Web Part?

I've included a List View Web part on a page. I want to show a list of links. How do I style it? Such as changing the CSS, adding icons etc.
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How do I include results in search from external source

I have searched the web and it seems that to include external content you need a federated search connector. However, all the samples assume that the external service either supports OpenSearch or is ...
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Term Store Available from Central Administration But not from Site Collection

I created a new Managed Metadata Service. I created a new DB for it and new application pool. Everything works just fine from the Central Administration. However, once I open the Site Settings for ...
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REST API along with startswith and tolower function method in SharePoint 2013

I would like to bind all users into textbox autocomplete event. I done with below script but it is consider case sensitive expression while searching the results. $("#txtselectuser").autocomplete({ ...
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How to update calculated column on a daily basis without admin rights?

I am running SharePoint 2013 and have a column that is supposed to determine whether or not each phase of a project is late. I am using the NOW() fucntion, which, of course, does not update ...
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Top Level Site Missing in a site Collection Sp2013

I ran into a weird issue in one of the Site collection on my farm. I have 4 different Web apps and 4 site collections underneath them. Today i tried to browse the top level site of a Site collection ...
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How to Set up Search for Extended Web applications Sp2013

I just extended a web application to publish site in world wide web. i was able to browse the site using this new URl, everything was going fine except when i found out my search was not crawling all ...
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Content Type Hub vs Content Types in Features

I'm trying to work out the benefits of Content Type Hub(s) vs. deploying Content Types via custom features, and struggling to find much online to help me compare them. The way we are designing the ...
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CSS Styles in ASCX are not being Rendered

I have a Visual WebPart being used on a self-hosted SharePoint 2013 stack. Problem is that in the WebPart design file, I have a Style tag <style>.. with some definitions for how certain ...
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Remove user from SPFieldUserValueCollection

I have a "person or group" type column in my calendar list as "Participants". I need to add and remove users from this column. Adding users works fine. When trying to remove a user it does not get ...
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SharePoint 2013 Library Views

By default libraries have 3 views across the library header and the others available in the ... drop down. I have managed to 'break' this and now only have one view in the header. Does anyone have any ...
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Content search web part - lookup field - SharePoint 2013

I'm trying to get display lookup fields in my cswp. I know that Microsoft doesn't support this out of the box. But is there a way without having to create a single list without lookup fields? I've ...
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Rename Document Set item while creating - problem with page redirection

I need all document set items to have following name: " - My Doc Set Item". So I added following code to ItemAdded Event Receiver: properties.ListItem["FileLeafRef"] = ...
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Checking CSOM people editor value

How can we check the user entered key in Client people editor is user or group? I have created a people editor in CSOM. I can save the value to the list successfully. But before saving i need to ...
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Popular Search Results - Exclude Visits from Site Adminstrators

Is it possible to show or rank popular search results (for pages or documents) that exclude any visits from site administrators? As a site administrator, I am finding that all the popular documents ...
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O365: Unable to get property 'get current' of undefined or null reference

I'm on SP2013 in an O365 environment. I am trying to pull some data from a list and render that data using the Google charts API. I am doing this in a content editor web part that points to an HTML ...
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SharePoint Shared With Page

I'm looking to add some customization to the Sharing experience in our SharePoint 2013 environment. When you click "Share" on a site you get the aclinv.aspx page. My question is what page is used ...
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Open html exported from Excel as a webpage

I've been troubleshooting this one for a while now. SharePoint 2013 is opening my htm/html files that I export from Excel as an Excel Worksheet. I want the htm/html files to just open as a html ...
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Different Permissions in Groups

Working in SP13. I created a members group for my site and added the necessary individuals. On the site I created a page that inherited the same group permissions as the parent. However, there is ...
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How to apply JSLink to the custom new form of list?

I have created custom new form for list using SharePoint designer, to customize the behavior of OOTB SharePoint. The functionality which I wanted to achieve is complete but I am not seeing the option ...
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Unable to pass the variable in __redirect in new form for list SharePoint Designer

I want user to redirect to the different page after creating new list item. To achieve this, I have created custom new form using SharePoint designer. My code in Custom New Form is as below: ...
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How to Create Sharepoint 2013 Workflows using Visual studio?

Well, I am working on one model which needs to implement share-point 2013 workflow, which should be custom workflow using visual studio 2013! I am beginner for this. Can anybody tell me the road map? ...
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JSOM, Rest API on-premise

I have a virtual machine with SP2013 . How to find examples/work with JSOM , Rest API's on premise . Also If anyone can provide explanation on JSOM,CSOM,SSOM,REST,oauth it would be great . I want to ...
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How to include CSS, images, and JavaScript files in Design Package?

I've put my CSS, design images, and JavaScript files inside a folder in my Style Library. How do I include these files in my design package? Should I be storing these assets in a different place?
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Default list search, columns scope

Is it possible in SP13 to set the search fields (columns) for the default SharePoint list search (in the view list page). I would like to search only in a few columns (avoid Authors etc.).
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Modifying folder contenttypeid via REST

I have a library where a customized SPFolder content type is defined. When I use the following code in generating the folder I'm perfectly able in creating one. However, I seem to be unable in using ...
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Issue on Chrome - Javascript list view

I have an issue with this simple Javascript code into a SharePoint list view page. <script src="//code.jquery.com/jquery-1.11.0.min.js"></script> <script> ...
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SharePoint 2013 authors search refiner

We are currently experiencing an issue where after a user searches for a document the other refiner will have multiple versions of the same persons name. I.e. John S, John Smith, Johnny Smith. Is ...
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Know if the “Issue” content type's fields are site columns or list columns

I access the "Issue" content type as follow: But I want to know, for each field, if it is a site column or a list column. I can not find a way to differentiate between them.
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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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Application/script for massive upload

I'm using Sharepoint Foundation 2013. Do you know if there is a client application or a script that works with web services to retrieve library list from a Sharepoint site and permit to upload ...
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Moving a sub site between Site Collections in SharePoint 2013

I have created a Site Collection and with a sub site for a department in our company. Now they have requested to move that sub site to another site collection which belongs to another department. How ...
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How to get the current web url in __redirect in custom new form?

I have created one custom new form of a list in which I want to redirect the user to other page after saving item. I have placed <input> button to save the item and set the __redirect attribute ...
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Workflow to alert of multiple documents uploaded

Good Afternoon. I am trying to create a SharePoint 2013 Workflow that scans a document library once a day and sends an email with a list of documents modified in that library. I am struggling in ...
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Check it in error sp.ribbon.js

Recently I've started getting this error when trying to 'Check it in' while looking at a page. The error in the JavaScript console is: SCRIPT445: Object doesn't support this action File: ...
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Image upload frequently fails

I'm using Sharepoint Foundation 2013. Sometimes I've to upload several images (like 150-200, about 800MB) on a Image Library. But happens that when upload is seems to be completed, thumbnails ...
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Checked Out To field in Document Library not cleared when document is programmatically checked in

We have a requirement to automatically check in uploaded documents. I used this article to implement an event viewer that would perform this action. But when this is deployed to the site, we noticed ...
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Is there a JavaScript event that fires when the yellow message bar is shown?

I want to call a function when the DeltaPageStatusBar is displayed.
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Managed property is not being set, coming from a User Profile custom property

I have a custom user profile property that is mapped to 2 different managed properties. For some reason, it is only appearing in 1 one of the managed properties. I can confirm the managed properties ...
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Follow sites suddenly broken SP 2013. Specific error

'Follow' functionality has recently stopped working in our Production environment. If you notice from the error, the URL is incorrect. It is prepending the server name twice. The URL should just be ...
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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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Updating document metadata using Javascript or jQuery

I have a large, complicated script that copies selected documents from Library A to Library B when a user clicks a button. At the end of the script (as a final step), I'm calling the three functions ...
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jQuery .validate - submit don't fire after error

Validation plugin works fine except following scenario: user click submit button while text box is empty, get error message, then fill text box and click button again. This time nothing happens. Any ...
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Sharepoint-hosted apps login request from all users

My problem is simple and i was expecting to get a simple solution too. Instead, i already spent days looking of the reason why i get this error and possible solutions. Setup: I followed these steps ...
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Assembly Issues with Workflow

I updated a custom workflow (pure c# code) in SharePoint. Everything looked fine at first, but now I found the following errors in the ULS-Log: Load Workflow Assembly: ...
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Migrating Full Trust solutions to App Model

IS there a way/tool to convert existing Full trust Farm solutions to App Model or we will have to rewrite and re-architect all solutions?
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How to recreate a people picker (or anything else that can autocomplete names)?

I have a page on which I have a drop-down list with the names of all the groups that I created in SharePoint. When a user picks a group from that list, it will display extra information on the page ...