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SP13: Calendar Permission Groups

I have a calendar that I created in SP13. I would like to add others from a different site collection to the calendar. However, when I go to list settings > permissions that particular group name ...
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Remote Event Receiver on updated will be fired multiple time

If someone ever had a similar experience, i'm trying to update word document in the document library and the problem is that my ItemUpdated is triggered multiple times. I think that last ...
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Design tab and content assist missing for Application Page's aspx file

I have created a simple Application Page which I am deploying in SharePoint 2013. Everything works fine except the Visual Studio 2012 designer for aspx file does not show any content assist for ...
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Custom list with introduction and picture

I am using SharePoint 2013 and have a requirement to create a list in which HR employee can enter a photograph of newly inducted employee and some 6 lines of introductory text. That would be added as ...
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SP 2013, Files are not updated after change

I have the following strange behaviour when using Sharepoint Designer to edit files on my sharepoint: I upload a new CSS-File. I use said file in a script editor -> everything is fine I change the ...
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Custom List - Conditional formatting with images

I've been browsing around trying to find out how to display an image within an IF statement on a page without it showing the link as text. Current my list looks like this: with the 'statusimage' ...
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How to get the version comments using webservice?

IN a Nintex workflow(not really relevant), I need to get the User comments for a page, (the last version comments), however Nintex does not show comments in the item properties. For this I need to ...
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Which features need to be activated on an authoring site using team site template?

MSDN article: If you use a site collection template that does not have the Cross-Site Collection Publishing feature activated, you must activate it. Additionally, if you use a site collection ...
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Get Navigation Term for Current Page in CSOM (JavaScript)

I am trying to get the Local Properties for the Navigation Term that is currently being viewed. For example... If I navigate to http://sp2013/about/team I need to get the Local Custom Properties for ...
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Temporarily Disable Workflow On Single List Item

I would like to modify a single list item, but I don't want the workflow to run, nor do I want to pause workflow for the entire list. How can I temporarily disable workflow on a specific list item, ...
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Crawled/Managed property for List Title?

I have a search query that returns list items. I would like to show the title of the list along with the properties of the item. Is the list title a crawled or managed property? (The site title is ...
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Incorrect user name displaying on page [duplicate]

We just built a new SP 2013 farm. For some reason when I access the sites, I see I am sometimes logged in as one of our service accounts (sp_crawl). If I refresh the browser, it switches to my normal ...
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Update BCS Value Programatically

Here is my issue, we had a BCS definition with a value being stored as an int. we had to update that definition so the value is now stored as a string. However do to most of our values being stored of ...
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Sharepoint Online 2013 - One Library slow to open

I have a Sharepoint 2013 site which has various subsites that are all identical. (one subsite per project). Each subsite has 9 document libraries. One library in each subsite is very slow to open (in ...
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Linking InfoPath 2013 List Forms

We have a need to update multiple lists via an InfoPath form. These lists are linked together via a common ID. The specific example is one form that displays contracts, with a secondary form ...
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Remove SharePoint2013 logo and App Name

I am deploying a SharePoint2013 App (SharePoint hosted). How can I remove the SharePoint2013 Logo and the App name? I tried this in document.ready $("#titleAreaRow").hide(); ...
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Are farm admin privileges required to update SPContentDatabase property bag?

If I store custom data inside SPContentDatabase.Properties, must I be farm admin to be able to update it? E.g. SPContentDatabase contentDatabase = GetContentDatabase(); ...
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How to enable non-admin users to store custom application data at a farm level?

When a normal (non-admin) users click my custom-made ribbon button in a document library, I would like to write the document library's information to some persistent farm-wide store (or at least a ...
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Display Template Error: The processing of item fails with error > Object reference not set to an instance of an object

I created a very basic display template to show some properties for a content type, Basically it says, if content type ="Tax Invoice", use this diplay template. All the managed properties exist and ...
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Publishing content to another farm in SharePoint 2013

We have 2 farms. (1:Internal users ; 2:External Clients). Internal users will author excel files on their own farm and then should be able to publish them to the other farm. I am completely new to ...
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How to deploy ItemAdded event receiver to the entire farm? [duplicate]

I have created an ItemAdded event receiver that is supposed to process new documents/files after they've been added to any document library in the farm - i.e., I'd like the event receiver to ...
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Error While saving list workflow in sharepoint designer 2013

I am trying to create custom workflow using SharePoint workflow 2013 at client side.While I am saving this, it thowas error-"Server side activities have been updated. You need to restart sharepoint ...
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“Email a link” for blog posts doesn't work as expected

I have a blog subsite which displays the following links underneath a post(on the Post.aspx page): When I click on "Email a link" I get a mailto popup box but the body of the email is auto set to ...
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Only show most recent edits in alerts

I have a blog site in which I've set up a weekly email alert on the Posts list but I can't seem to find the sweet spot of what it should show. Originally I had set it to send me alerts on "All ...
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Export to Spreadsheet option missing from Actions in SharePoint 2013

I am unable to export a SharePoint List (Survey) to a spreadsheet. The option "Export to Spreadsheet" is missing from the Actions dropdown menu for the list. I've done lots and lots of searching for ...
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Document title shown wrong in Search Result SharePoint 2013

I am working on SharePoint 2013 Search. I have documents with title, name and other fields with value in the document library. In search result the title value is documents metadata title instead of ...
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Allow anonymous users to comment on blog in sharepoint blog site in sharepoint 2013

I have a blog site in sharepoint 2013. I've to make the entire site anonymous. The anonymous users are able to view the posts but if I try to comment on a post as anonymous user, it shows error that ...
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What are the implications of turning the MDS off

What are the implications of turning the MDS off. Reference: http://www.wictorwilen.se/the-correct-way-to-execute-javascript-functions-in-sharepoint-2013-mds-enabled-sites
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Summary Links WP with Variations. Error with “internal” links

I have a site collection that contains two variation labels (sv-se and en-us). The english site is source and the swedish site is a target. I'll use the standard ootb web part "summary links" on the ...
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ListView Web Part provisioning with SharePoint 2013

I have following web part which I copied from this blog <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <Elements xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/sharepoint/"> <Module ...
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how duplicates work in sharepoint results

I have a search results webpart that in test mode it shows 6 results, in render mode it shows 5 results. When I used the search query tool there is one duplicate. When I check the 2 files, the names ...
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Retrieve List Items Using JavaScript gives unexpected response from server

I'm extremely new to SharePoint and was recently experimenting with the client side object model. I've used one of MSDNS examples. however, I seem to be getting this error response : "request ...
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Show active links in SharePoint 2013 search results

I'm working on SharePoint 2013 search. I'm trying show results from a list. The list has fields which are multiline and can have HTML attributes. I am able to show search results from this field. But ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Rest API _api/Web/SiteUserInfoList filter Name

I have some trouble to use the Sharepoint2013 Rest API _api/Web/SiteUserInfoList. I need to use a $filter on the Name. I get always a 400 Bad Request. This is my endopoint rest ...
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Give users Edit permission to a list, but no access to the site

On my (SharePoint 2013) sub site I have a list (where users from a specific store can report errors). This list I want to share with another group of users, those who will do something about the ...
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Access Denied Calling listdata.svc

I am trying to create a custom InfoPath form to display a List Information , I used REST API it works fine in the preview mode but when I open it in browser it throws up error XML data that is ...
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Cross-Domain access limited or not happening

I am having issues connecting to the Host Site of the App, to query a List and obtain information. If i manually navigate to the url, ...
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Cannot find site lookup info for request Uri - Error

I am getting the following error numerous times in the ULS on both our SP 2013 web front ends: Cannot find site lookup info for request Uri http://<server IP address>/ Process: w3wp.exe Name: ...
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Error in User Profile Service connection (it was working fine before)

I noticed the following error on that page where you define connection for User Profile Service Synchronization. An error has occurred while accessing the SQL Server database or the SharePoint Server ...
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X-RequestDigest in Modal Dialog (without masterpage)

I'm trying to post a REST query to SP.Utilities.Utility.Sendmail so I can send a mail from my sharepoint hosted app. For this I have the following function: function sendEmail(from, to, body, ...
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Create a sharepoint groups does not work, index out of range

The following code has been tested in dev, test environments and it works perfect. However when I run it on qa environment I get the following exception: ...
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O365 Autohosted App: CSOM read items from a list -> Unexpected response data from server

I have created an autohosted app for O365. I'm using a mix of the CSOM and SSOM. When I try to retrieve items from a list (MyList) with the below javascript code I receive an error: unexpected ...
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Custom Display Template, on one content type, lost preview on word files, powerpoint, etc

I created one result type like this: I copy paste Item_Default.html to Item_BillCycle.html and modified a few lines: <mso:ManagedPropertyMapping ...
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getTermSetsByName does not return an instance of TermSet

Following code does not work correctly var clientContext = new SP.ClientContext.get_current(); var tSession = SP.Taxonomy.TaxonomySession.getTaxonomySession(clientContext); var ts = ...
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Word Automation Service Error 10

I am converting .docx document to .pdf. But it is not able to convert. I have checked in SharePoint database, it gives error code 10 What to do for that?
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Is it possible that SharePoint 2010 Approval Workflow returning value to SharePoint 2013 Workflow?

I have a requirement in which I have to create a SharePoint 2013 Designer Workflow and in that I have to call SharePoint 2010 Approval Workflow and from the output of Approval Workflow i.e. Approved ...
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How to find Web Parts on the current page using SP.js

I am trying to find out the title of the current page with SP.js without having to get it from the DOM. Is there a way to find what Web Parts are on the current page?
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Office Web Apps Authorization with custom WOPI host from SharePoint 2013

I need to create a custom WOPI Host to serve files from SharePoint to Office Web Apps. The WOPI host is a simple REST service which is deployed in ISAPI. The way office web apps works is like this: ...
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Site content is not available when importing it into visual studio 2013

I want to import site template into visual studio 2013 with data and site pages with web parts. So far I tried below the process. I am create site template with include content. If I create site from ...
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Check user Permission for List Items

I need to set up custom permission cheking for List Item. For example: list have a PeoplePicker with some staffs and I need to set permission for this SPListItem for whole of this person and his ...