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increase the length of title in search result in sharepoint 2013

I am using Sharepoint 2013 and sharepoint 2013 search. when i search for certain items i get results, but the title of certain items shows with a trailing dots after showing some characters of the ...
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How to change the SharePoint 2013 logo image dynamically?

Is there any way to change the SharePoint 2013 logo dynamically, ideally via javascript? I have tried: document.getElementById("onetidHeadbnnr0").src="\path\image.png"; Also tried: div = ...
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what is the approximate average time required to create a new web application in SharePoint 2013?

We have quad core 3.2ghz 16gb ram i5 machine. On this vm workstation is installed. Settings-> 12gb ram 2 processors (1 core per processor) SharePoint 2013 is installed on this vm. It takes ...
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Translation Management Workflow Side-by-Side comparison with English

I'm trying to evaluate whether SharePoint and specifically the Translation Management Library will be acceptable for our workflow. I have some questions: Is there a way to show say an English ...
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Is data Inside SharePoint Hosted App searchable?

If I develop a SharePoint Hosted app which creates several lists inside the App Web, is that list data exposed to SharePoint's search engine? In other words, will I be able to perform search on data ...
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How would you build an AutoSPConfigurator (to be used when farm is installed) [closed]

I would like to have a tool that is an equalent to AutoSPInstaller, but for configuring the most used out-of-the-box features. It would do the following: Create sites Upload term set and configure ...
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How can we save data into the User Profile custom property?

We have got User profiles in SharePoint with custom properties. We want to programatically insert values into them. Preferably via javascript object model. Is this possible? Please point to reference ...
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Issue with using colors on oslo.master masterpage

Designer --> Master Pages --> create an empty master page (copy of oslo.master) Try this: <div class="ms-belltown-anonShow" style="background-color:red"> You will see that this is not ...
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Is Profile synchronization by using SharePoint AD Import supported for single server installation?

Synchronize user and group profiles in SharePoint Server 2013 This article mentions that You must have a full installation of SQL Server, not the Express edition. Profile synchronization will not ...
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Is it necessary to create a site collection of type “My Sites” to user the User profile service application (AD import)?

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ee721052(v=office.15).aspx Above URL --> Under before you begin section: An application pool for My Sites exists. We have a silt collection of "team sites ...
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User Profile Synchronization in SharePoint 2013

This can be found under central admin->App mgmt->Manage service apps->User profile service app. Our requirement is to sync the AD user data into SharePoint user profiles. And this should be scheduled ...
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2013 PeoplePicker Losing Autocomplete Functionality

From what I can tell, the Sharepoint 2013 Peoplepicker loses its autocomplete functionality (and defaults to the old style) any time it's used on a form page other than the default "NewForm.aspx". ...
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Parsing Bookmarked URL - Pass Value to Search

I'm working on a project where there is a solution that allows users to click on the context menu for an item, and it will generate a link to the item. This solution also has an event receiver that ...
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SharePoint 2013 problems - low performance and errors

We are facing problems with SharePoint 2013 Foundation with SQL Express. Users are (there are total 50 of them, peak should be no more than 20) experiencing long latency and "Sorry, something went ...
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List view threshold in reporting services integrated mode in sharepoint

In one of my sharepoint sites I have a document library with 7,000 document sets, if I count the files inside there are 21000 files in total. In the beginning we had some views, but when they growth ...
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sp2013: error: Your changes conflict with those made concurrently by another user

I have an sp2013 portal. I have a custom contenttype and a custom list. I have an eventreceiver (ItemUpdating) which is updating a column in the current listitem. Sometimes I get this error. I think I ...
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Can SPPersistedObject settings be updated by normal users if ran with elevated privileges?

I have a custom ribbon icon "Enlist" deployed to each document library. A normal (i.e. non-admin) user can click this icon; when he does, I would like to permanently save the document library ...
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Creating a .wsp for SharePoint 2013 from a SP2010 compatible project

I have a rather old SharePoint project that I believe goes back to SP2007, and is currently working fine with SP2010. My current process for creating a .wsp for sp2010 is to use WSPBuilder. It seems ...
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SP13: Alert Me - Setup Email

I am not sure if this has already been addressed before. When setting up Alerts using "Alert Me" within a document library an notification email is sent to the any persons added to the "Send Alerts ...
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Site collection owner can see infopath (itemedit) form, contributor users see empty page, why?

I have sp2013. I have a custom list with a custom contenttype. I have customized the form in this list, in InfoPath 2013. I save the infopath form and publish it. With the site collection owner I can ...
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SharePoint 2013 SSRS installation problems

I am having a nightmare of a time with the SSRS/SP integration. Let me explain what I did. First, we have: 2 web front ends (WFE) 1 App server 1 DB server I installed both SSRS components (Addin ...
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Top navigation on subsite inheritance from parent site declaratively

Is it possible via onet.xml to create the top navigation bar based on the top navigation from site collection? Only line I see in my onet about the top navigation is this <NavBar ...
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How can I add a Site Actions menu in a SharePoint 2013 full size app

Question: How can I just add a Site Actions Menu to the default chrome control rendered with the full sitze app? Problem: in a SharePoint hosted full size app there is no Site Actions menu. If ...
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sharepoint 2013 workflow triggered by 2010 approval workflow

I am stymied - we are on O365 - All i need to do is capture the fact that the 2010 approval workflow has approved a document - i will then copy the content to another list with a simple 2013 designer ...
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Problem with Work Management Service and list GUIDs

From what I have read here "Best way to copy site collections" it is totally fine to create a copy of a site collection which includes some list with Copy-SPSite. The result from my test is that you ...
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My Site Feature stapling dependencies?

I have a module for Stapling features in SPSPERS#2 (My Sites). In the Elements.xml of the stapling module I have this: <!-- My Site contents (Content Types, lists, etc)--> ...
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V3 UI on 2013 Farm

In the farm I'm looking at, there are some old archive-like sites that were upgraded from a 2007 farm to a 2010 farm but still have the V3 UI. Some of them are heavily branded, not actively used, some ...
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Using SharePoint 2013 to Crawl SharePoint 2007

I've having a bit of trouble with SharePoint 2013 search. I'm trying to use it to crawl a SharePoint 2007 site. What I've done is I've set up a content source to that site, created a crawl rule with ...
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Creating Sharepoint App -> central admin error

I am creating a SharePoint app , everything went fine . But when I configure Application url, I get below error: Sorry, something went wrong Settings or services required to complete this request ...
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SP13 - Calendar Permissions

I have a calendar and I would like to allow end-users to add events to the calendar. However, I want them to be able to create, view, edit, and delete within their own events ONLY. If I create ...
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What level of permissions is needed to see the “Edit Links” controls?

We recently launched our intranet and someone already changed the left side navigation. What level of permission is required to use that? I can't find that in the permissions table. Most authenticated ...
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Turn Off Minimal Download Strategy when stapling mysite

I have to deactivate the MDS when provisioning my sites. I have tried with an event receiver in a custom feature but it seems that when I execute this code in the receiver Guid featureGuid = new ...
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Show persistent status bar + form to update easily

I want to keep informed the end-users of my SharePoint site of any issue or relevant informations. Naturally, I would like to do so by filling HTML elements (input and select tags). Hence displaying a ...
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Org Browser start at a specific user for SP 2013

I have added an Organization browser to a page and was able to have it visible using the below code. What I am wondering, is how I can have the browser begin with a specifc user and not the viewing ...
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JS/JQuery Connect to SQL Server

Right now i am modeling a ClientWebPart outside of the SharePoint server. Although, i advised the client to let me on the server to do Code Behind connection, they said not right now. Server might ...
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FBA and AD Authentication can work together?

We are using Sharepoint 2013, and AD authentication works properly. We think about creating subsite dedicated to external users without AD accounts. I've google it, so I think the best solution is to ...
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“The XSS Auditor refused to execute a script in…” from Chrome when using <script> tag in content editor webpart

Embedding javascript in a content editor web part triggers XSS Auditor error in Chrome when editing any webpart on the page containing the content editor web part. Steps to reproduce 1 - Use newest ...
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SharePoint 2013 Column Filters do not show up in Quick Edit

Most times the filters do not show up in quick edit view; occasionally they do and everything works as expected. What could be wrong?
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how to modify my SharePoint2013 web URL?

I'm here again =) I have the following url: http://servername:7050/site/subsite/Pages/default.aspx I would remove the "Pages" and have a custom url like this: ...
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Add file to host web in SharePoint hosted app. Is it possible with Manage permissions?

I wonder is it possible to add a file from a SharePoint hosted App to host web without setting Full permission for the Web? function uploadFile(data) { var url = appUrl + ...
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How do I get the 'CheckedOutByUser' in SharePoint 2013

I am updating a document and I try to check it out first. If it is already checked out by the current user I do nothing. If it is not checked out I check it out. For this I have the following code to ...
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Retrieving the COM class factory for component with CLSID {guid} failed due to the following error: XXXX Class not registered + Office 365

I am building SharePoint auto-hosted app. In that I have used Microsoft.Office.Interop.Word dll. I have published app to the Office-365 environment. When my code reaches to the line where I am ...
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Can I set up sharepoint 2013 on Windows Surface Pro 2

Can I set up sharepoint 2013 on Windows Surface Pro 2 ? I am going to buy surface pro 2 and would like to know whether it is possible or not. Thanks in advance. Simply for us there was a dispute. ...
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Test against SharePoint 2010 and 2013

I have existing tests that test my Sharepoint code (that use the SharePoint Client Object Model) against SharePoint 2010. This is all working fine. A helper method in the base class provides the ...
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Sort search result automaticaly

I have created a hyper link in the bottom of each "news" page which goes to _layouts/15/osssearchresults.aspx. The reason is I want to show all "News". So I changed the href of hyperlink to ...
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Problems with some web parts when using XSLT

I have a page on which I have several web parts. Some web parts are custom while others are OOB and only XSLT is applied on them. I am using 2 WFEs with NLB. Problem is when I do iisreset on one of ...
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Unable to get user field value in event receiver's afterproperties

I have a document library in which there is one field approver (multi - value). There is an event receiver for item updating of the document library that I want to validate user while changing the ...
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Infopath Error: The following location is not accessible, because it is in a different site collection - except it isn't

My server name: vshoprspfe The url people use for the farm: http://sharepoint (I'm not familiar with how this has been setup, but I believe it's with a cName) The site collection / library where this ...
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Mounting content database from 2010 to 2013 murders Views and Indexes in the Database

Well this is fun. I have content database from a SharePoint 2010 and I´m trying to mount it on my SharePoint 2013 SP1 farm. At around 26% I get a the error Mount-SPContentDatabase : Operation ...
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Azure worker roles on premises equivalen or timer job for apps?

During the last weeks Microsoft release the AMS package with some videos from Vesa Juvonen and a lot of code samples with some good documentation. In one of those documents they try to map FTS ...