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Copy-SPSite not recognised?

I am trying to copy a site with power shell using SP2010 Enterprise and the SharePoint management shell but the cmdlet does not recognize the Copy-SPSite term!? It is not permissions as I am admin ...
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SP13 - Cannot add user as farm administrator

As a farm administrator am I not allowed to add an other farm administrator? If I fill in the existing user and hit apply I get following... Sorry, something went wrong An unexpected error has ...
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Content Search Webpart not getting Picture URL

I've built a DisplayTemplate (ItemTemplate) for a ContentSearchWebPart. It works quite well for different fields, but I don't get my PublishingImage from the pages I'm querying. The ...
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Document update issue in document library

I'm using SharePoint 2013 foundation. I am trying to update a document in SP document library. In the code behind (visual web-part ascx.cs) I initially read the existing file into a byte array, then ...
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How to get current search query in a search page

In a SharePoint 2013 publishing site, I have a custom search page. This page can be reach from the search box in the master page. It lands on : http://server/pages/search.aspx?k=myquery, which is ...
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Custom activity shows as “started” even after completion in list workflow settings

I have created a custom workflow activity and used it in another sequential workflow project. This custom activity is the last step in the workflow process.The workflow settings in list shows two ...
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what is the best way to use SharePoint 2013 site collection list views in sub-sites?

Since we cannot import the list view web parts in SharePoint 2013 which was possible in SharePoint 2010, what is best feasible OOTB solution which can be used here.
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How to send my wiki page to be approved by specific user/s

I have the following inside my SharePoint server 2013:- A publishing site collection based on enterprise wiki. Inside my page library options, I define “Require content approval for submitted items” ...
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Email Service Access

We have an InfoPath form, published as a site content type, which feeds to 8 different lists on a site collection. In 2010, the form ran fine, and when an item was submitted to a site, the site's ...
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clickDatePicker Function Forces Chrome to Refresh Page

Surely other SP 2013 users have encountered this one. This is a bug specific to Chrome which causes a web part form page to refresh when a user attempts to use Sharepoint's out-of-the-box datepicker ...
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Advanced version history in SharePoint

Is there out the box advanced version history for List items which show when, which metadata change by who?
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Edit a Visio .vsdx file from a SharePoint document library using Visio 2010 is causing many troubles

I have Visio 2010 SP2 installed locally inside my machine. The current version can open vsdx files by doing some conversions. I got the following scenario inside my SharePoint server 2013:- ...
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Display a specific master page by a URL

Is there some way to simply use a URL (or other method) to force a page to load with a certain master page, without actually changing the default master page? I'm basically looking to tuck some admin ...
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Rich Text Column Contents Returned As Plain Text In Search

I have a list with a enhanced rich text column. The list is enabled as a catalog. In the search results and catalog item reuse web part, the contents of the column are returned as plain text. I need ...
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How to get C# to recognize argument passed through PowerShell

I'm using PowerShell to call C# code to turn list alerts on or off on a specific list. When I try to use [AlertsOnOff1.onOff]::Main("off") to call the Main method and pass the arugment of "off"the ...
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Cannot edit content editor

I've some problems with editing a webpart. For example I am able to create webparts but afterwards I cannot delete them without doing it with the ?contents=1 URL addition. I've given my account full ...
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Onchange People Picker

I have a problem changing a people picker in a custom form. Need when writing or changing the value in the people picker I know, I'm using javascript using jquery. Already tried using this code: ...
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Site Collection Allwebs for current user

I need to iterate to all the web of a site collection using the current user permission. I tried: foreach (SPWeb web in site.AllWebs) { if ...
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How to edit a Display Template directly with Visual Studio

I'm working on a Display Template for the standard search Refinement web part. The problem is that every time that I need to change it (with Visual Studio 2013) I have to pass from a manual delete ...
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Rebranding problem

Ive been playing around with some sharepoint rebranding. Ive managed to hide the suitebar for users without manageweb permissions and rebrand the global nav using a custom master page. There seems ...
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Get List with MDS (Minimal Download Strategy) enabled

Consider the following code: string srcUrl = Request.Params["sourceUrl"]; SPList list = SPContext.Current.Web.GetList(srcUrl); with MDS Feature disabled: string srcUrl = ...
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ItemAdded Event Receiver on Explorer View Firing Multiple Instances when Moving Item

I have an event receiver which works fine (triggering only once) when I drag and drop a file to a document library. It also works fine using the upload button, it will trigger twice as there are two ...
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PublishingPageContentOWSHTML not displayed properly in content search query

I am using standard out of the box templates of Content search query types and while using the attribute PublishingPageContentOWSHTML to display the text of the page (what is in the 'Page content' ...
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Calculated column with link - remove space / whitespace / slash

=IF(Title<>"";"<a href='/test/"&SUBSTITUTE([Title]," ","")&SUBSTITUTE([Title],"/","")>Info</a>";"#") I'm trying to create a link based on two coloums. Is there a way to ...
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Accessing list data in multiple site collections

I have an requirement of develop an app for sp2013 to read different site collection's list data and show in a one place the items that are created by me on separate list in separate site collections. ...
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Managing Microsoft documents inside SharePoint document library will behave differently according to the browser vender

I have a Document library inside my publishing site collection. now when the users clicks on any MS office documents inside the document library they will get different behaviors based on the browser ...
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Task Expiry in Workflow 2013 is not available

I'm using Designer Workflow 2013, in that i need to Start a Task process. In that there is no option for Task Expiry i can find only Due Date. In Workflow 2010 there is an option for Task Expiry so ...
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why file.move fires itemadded event in an event receiver and creates a new file if I click on save button two times?

I have an event receiver where I change the name of the file,it works right but If I click two times the record button (this is used in an infopath form) a new item is created and an itemAdded event ...
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SharePoint Designer Workflows read .XOML file programmically using c#

I need to get list of all the workflows using a custom activity. I visited a workflow using designer and have the name of the activity. I just need to read that xoml file and see whether that file ...
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CAS Policies for GAC Deployment

I have a .Net web application(3.5 Framework) which i converted it to WSP package and deployed the front-end aspx pages to _Layout of SharePoint webapplication and the third party Dll's(Like ...
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Sharepoint 2013 search not working - OOTB

The sharepoint search is not working on my VM machine . It was working as expected and today i receive the below errors in ULS logs . Any resolution ? ...
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SharePoint External User cannot view Query

SharePoint 2013, online, 500 license version. So. We have an external user who has edit and contribute access to one specific site. He can get into the site, see everything. There are a number of ...
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I need help getting powershell to run c# code

I found a technet blog saying you could run c# code in powershell, so I ended up giving it a try. When I try to run the following powershell script I get 2 errors and I'm not sure how to resolve them. ...
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Enable editing docs but restrict uploading new docs - SP 2013

Im using SharePoint 2013 foundation. The site level users are stored in a custom sql datatable. Users can download documents in a document library via a web part link. (SPGridView link) Users should ...
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How do I delete a SharePoint 2013 app from my app catalog?

I've seen plenty of info on deleting the app from a site but I want to delete it from my app catalog. When I go into central admin and then to manage my app catalog site I don't see any apps listed ...
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Customizing search result for only some of the results

How can I change or customize search results for only some sorts of list items (belonging to a specific list) so that when you click on the result it does not open the list item but my application ...
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Workflow or what ? - Help understanding the good way to create it

I'm using SPD to create my workflow. I was asking to create a process like this (holidays) : People1 create a item in a custom list, and People1 fill a field with a people picker with People2. Then ...
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Hide result block in SharePoint 2013 search

I have configured a result block to show people results that always is showing in all the pages: Everything, News, Library, Document centers, People and Videos. I want to hide this result block in ...
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Replicate See Also functionality in View properties page to search result page

When i click on the view properties link of a document in a sharepoint 2013 library, i am taken to page which shows all the document properties on the left side. And to the right I can see a heading ...
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PublishingWebControls EditModePanel do not work in production environment - can't recieve css file when pagemode edit

<%@ Register TagPrefix="PublishingWebControls" Namespace="Microsoft.SharePoint.Publishing.WebControls" Assembly="Microsoft.SharePoint.Publishing, Version=15.0.0.0, Culture=neutral, ...
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Custom Action to Print multiple list items

A client has requested to print every selected list item (and its attachments) with one button click. How can this be achieved? Can I add a custom action in the ribbon that detects every list item ...
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SharePoint Foundation 2013 dash after page title

I have a SP 2013 Foundation team site I named Home when I created it. In Title and Description, I have Home entered there. The page title on top of my browser says "Home - Home". I clear out Home ...
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Sorry, something went wrong Could not load file or assembly

I was reading this link which provide a solution to a redirect problem inside my SharePoint enterprise wiki site collection:- ...
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Rule Managers checkboxes grayed / greyed out

Working with SharePoint 2013 content organizer settings. Noticed the two checkboxes next to Rule Managers are checked but grayed/grayed out and I am unable to change the check boxes. The 2 options ...
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Using SPQuery returns today's recurring calendar item and tomorrows. Why?

We have an on call calendar in SharePoint. I'm trying to send an automated, weekly email of the calendar. The calendar has a mix of weekly recurring entries and non recurring entries. I'm trying to ...
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I need help in adding a web control to a page layout

I am trying to follow the steps described inside the following link , which mainly require adding a web control and then reference it from a page layout:- ...
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Search in private Exchange 2013 mailbox with Sharepoint 2013 Search Center

Is it possible in any way or what is the best practice to search Exchange 2013 private items (contacts, tasks, mails) from Sharepoint 2013 Search Center and show the results in the Sharepoint Search ...
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Problem with adding a custom managed property in the People Search Hover Panel

We are using O365/Sharepoint Online 2013 (+ Sharepoint Designer 2013). We are using people search center as our intranet "Phone book" and it's working really well and I managed to customize the ...
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custom code as a part of SharePoint 2013 Workflow

I am creating a SharePoint 2013 workflow project using Visual Studio 2012. I have added a sequence where i need to update some database table. Is it possible to write custom code as a part of ...
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How do I get the real Web template name and Id from a web?

I'm creating a tool that will "clone" webs inside a site. It reads child webs of a set web and displays them as templates for the user to select from. I've however run into a problem when I try to ...