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SharePoint 2013 PowerShell - how can I remove 'limited access' permissions from a DL?

quick backstory, this site was migrated from 2010 to 2013 using the Share-Gate migration tool. Now there is this all users AD group that has all ad users in it, and since we broke inheritance on the ...
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Calculated Field with formula DATEDIF

Im working with a calculated field and using a formula to retrieve the difference of the days between two dates, DATE1 and DATE2, my simple formula is: =DATEDIF([DATE1], [DATE2],"d") It works fine ...
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Discussion Board - categories

I ran into a situation where user created a discussion board with "categories" and they have views created to display the respective categories. So far so good. BUT seems like when a user responds to ...
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Web Part form links not working

I have two web parts where clicking the title(link) does not bring up the details. They also don't have the +new item at the top of the page (not sure if that is relevant). We have been searching for ...
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How can you minimize export time on a large site collection?

I'm attempting to perform triage on a 1.5TB subsite in SP2013. I've reduced content as much as the business unit will allow, and my next step will be to move the site into its own site collection ...
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spSiteDataQuery vs KeywordQuery

What is the difference between spSiteDataQuery and KeywordQuery? My goal is to search only a number of specific lists by their list GUID. The specific lists I need are both Generic List and ...
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SEO page properties for internal sites

Does changing the SEO properties on a page for an internal only site make any difference to that pages ability to be found the normal search functionality?
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Rename folder with SharePoint online REST API 2013

I want to rename folder via SharePoint Online REST API from CRM Plugin. Below is my code. I am getting HTTP 204 response, but the folder name is not changed. Please can someone tell what is wrong ...
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User Profile pictures changing after updating another profile

SharePoint 2013 + February 2016 CU We have an issue when uploading pictures to User Profiles in Central Admin. The steps to recreate the problem are: Choose a profile to edit (not your own) from ...
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SP13: Showing Image in Custom List

The first part is working not the second. Intent: To have users select add attachment button on a custom list new form. Then select browse button that allows to browse out to select image on ...
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Performance issues after SharePoint Foundation 2013 - March 2016 CU Update

We have a SharePoint Foundation 2013 server (SQL separate) and we applied the last March 2016 CU Update to it. But the user that applied it did not run the PSConfig tool immediately. I ran the ...
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Remove ribbon tabs with javascript (no jquery)

I'd like to know whether it is possible to remove ribbon tabs (in a list, page or form) working directly on the ribbon object via javascript. I don't want to simply hide the post-rendered HTML of the ...
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Updating sites when template is updated

I have a site collection for projects, where each subsite is a single project, created from a base site that is saved as a template. Everytime this base site is modified I have to recreate the ...
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Error 0x800700E0: Access denied when copying files using open with windows explorer

One of our user receiving error when trying to copy files using open with windows explorer. She was able to do it on her old laptop, but on new laptop she is getting error. The old laptop was having ...
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Newsfeed is only accessible to site collection administrator

SharePoint 2013 newsfeed feature is accessible and working good for site collection administrators only. But for non-admin users it throw this exception: Exception Detail: SharePoint returned the ...
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Textarea wrapping in Internet Explorer but not in Chrome or Firefox

This question was asked (Multi line box Infopath not Word Wrapping in Chrome.) for SP 2010, but there are no answers. I'd like the text field to wrap in all browsers as the person types I build an ...
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“Open in Explorer” fails despite a number of common fixes

I have an extranet solution in SharePoint 2013, running on Windows Server 2012 r2. When I try to use the "open in explorer" command in any SharePoint document library, I get the following message: ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Increase Document Preview Panel Width and Height

Looking for some help here with the Document Preview Panel. I need to increase the width and height of it. See an image below: I want to increase the width and height of this so that the document ...
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MetadataObjectNotFoundExceptionState when creating an external content type in SharePoint Designer

I am getting a really strange error in SharePoint designer upon trying to create an external content type for a simple SOAP Web service. The error happens at the moment I clicked Add Connection, have ...
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How to handle currency values correctly in CSOM?

I have a currency field inside a SharePoint List. When I retrieve that field the result type is "double". As it should be according to the documentation. But we all learned that double is a bad ...
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How to redirect users from personal landing page

When users login to Office 365 http://portal.office.com/, they land on their "SITES" page https://company-my.sharepoint.com/personal/xxx_company_com/Social/Sites.aspx by default. How to change this ...
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InfoPath doesn't publish templates for an External List

I created an external list on my site by using Business Connectivity Services. It works properly. I'd like to use InfoPath forms instead of SharePoint default. I modified InfoPath form. When I ...
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external link to a specific sharepoint tab in sharepoint 2013

I am using sharepoint tabs in my page in pages library. I have three tabs in my page created by inserting tabs from the ribbon. I want an external link which on clicked open this page with the third ...
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Validation for Mobile Number with Country Code

I am using SharePoint 2013. I just entered Mobile Number in Lists Library. But the mobile number entered is not in Validated Form. I need to add mobile number with country code i.e. +(91) Please ...
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How to change database for existing site collection in a sharepoint web application?

I have created 2 site collections on one web application. How do I now assign a different database for these 2 site collections?
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Sharepoint 2013 App URL change

When I deploy a Sharepoint App to Publishing site, I get some random URL like this http://apps-a24b65bc61856d.domain.com. How can give a fixed URL for this app? And also Sharepoint App doesn't ...
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Error Publishing Workflow SharePoint 2013

Errors were found when compiling the workflow. The workflow files were saved but cannot be run. Microsoft.Workflow.Client.InternalServerException: Exception thrown from the data layer.... ...
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What is the highest major version number possible?

We have documents that are updated automatically in SharePoint libraries and on each update a new major version is created. I know the maximum number of major version possible is 400,000 in SP2013 ...
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SharePoint WebPart Solutions and Application Server

Upon trying to deploy webpart wsp solutions from App server, the feature xml file never gets added to the 15 hive on the application server, the feature does get added to the 15 hive on the web front ...
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sharepoint 2013 how usage analytics reports create and what is the mechanism of it?

In SharePoint 2013 how usage analytics reports create and what is the mechanism of it? How enterprise search service works in SharePoint 2013?
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SPSiteDataQuery to Search both Lists and Libraries

I have a SPSiteDataQuery that I am giving a set of list ID's. The set of lists are both Generic Lists & also Libraries. The issue is my Libraries are not being returned. Is it possible to ...
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Get Parent web of a subsite using JSOM in SharePoint 2013

How can we get an immediate parent web of a subsite using JSOM ?
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Custom timer job not sending mail in one environment

My timer job is sending emails perfectly in local machine where I have developed it based on a configuration list. When I moved it to the Development environment(No Visual Studio), It is not sending ...
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Sorry, something went wrong, when clicking on Content and Structure

We have SharePoint 2013 and when users click on content and structure under Site Settings > Site Administration. They receive an error with Correlation ID. I thought it was the publishing feature, but ...
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Enterprise Keywords is clearing when SharePoint 2013 Document Library with Custom Content Type is Checked In

I have a SharePoint 2013 Document Library with a Custom Content Type associated to the library. I have deleted the default Document Content Type. Under "Enterprise Metadata and Keywords Settings", I ...
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SharePoint 2013 Document Library with Custom Content Type defaulting the Title field

I have a SharePoint 2013 Document Library with a Custom Content Type associated to the library. I have deleted the default Document Content Type. Title is included in the custom content type. When ...
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Is the SharePoint 2013 REST API fully supported in SharePointOnline (Office 365)?

Is the SharePoint 2013 REST API fully supported in SharePoint (part of Office 365)? Assuming I have access permissions to make REST API calls to a SharePoint subscriptions, can I safely assume that ...
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Strange font rendering behavior Chrome and IE

I'm quite new here so apologies if I'm not describing this correctly. On SP 2013 Enterprise. I've recently changed the font in out SharePoint site with an Adobe package using composed looks. I get ...
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How to get description of folder in picture library show to thumbnails view on a page

My picture library has folders and every folders has pictures, I want to show all pictures in folder and description of folder on a page layout: [pic] [pic] [pic] [pic] [pic] [pic] [pic] [pic] ...
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How to read the .spcolor theme file from composed Looks List in SharePoint 2013 using JSOM?

I want to read the .spcolor file from the Theme URL column in the composed Look List using JSOM. Please advice.
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Display files without Read/View Only permission in Search Results

I have a request to allow certain files to be visible to all users in SharePoint Search results but only viewable with Read/View Only permission. That is, users without Read permission should still ...
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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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Dependent drop-down menu for document column

I'm trying to create mandatory "client" and "matter" columns for documents saved in a Sharepoint 2013 document library, where matters have to be dependent on client (i.e. each client has different ...
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Require Check Out on links to a document

IE 11, SharePoint 2013 Currently, I have a document in library A. Library B links to this document (I set the original document as a content type and linked to it). Both libraries have the "Require ...
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How to know which people picker is which

I'm trying to replace all of the "bad" old-style people pickers on our custom new/edit forms with the new good client-people pickers. With this thread I came up with the idea to use jquery to find ...
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what is intra-farm latency in sharepoint farm

What is the intra-farm latency in SharePoint farms and where it is used? here i want to know about this concept latency in a SharePoint farm.
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HTML to XLIFF conversation programmatically

I am developing a new “module” for SharePoint 2013. I need to convert HTML to XLIFF, and I know Sharepoint has a built in XLIFF converter. Is there any way to use this converter from code? (Add-In or ...
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what is covered inside the Backup-SPFarm?

I am working on sharepoint enterprise server 2013. and at 5 am each day i have a scheduled task to do a full farm backup , using the following command :- Backup-SPFarm -Directory \\FileServer\Back ...
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Trigger List Workflow Using Form Action Button

I am using SharePoint Designer to customise a 'new' form. I would like it to include a form action button that triggers a list workflow. I can easily get it to trigger a site workflow but not list. ...
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Blog site that will show blog posts from different blog sites

In SharePoint 2013 i want to show blog posts from different blog sites (under same site collection) on my blog site. please suggest how can i achieve it using OOTB features.