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Combine REST query “GetItems” action with OData $filter parameter

I'm able to call GetItems through REST by using an example by Erik C. Jordan. Now I'm trying to combine this with a simple OData $filter parameter. I have a REST query like this (jQuery on SharePoint ...
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Need to pause a workflow email until a date, but workflow still needs to continue to run before that date

I was going to use the technique linked below to send out a reminder email on a specified date. This requires the "Pause Until" functionality. If I use this in one section of my workflow where the ...
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How to Add a tooltip in Radio Buttons when checked in newForm.aspx page

I have custom list with a field type of radio buttons with 4 choices. I want to be able to show a box on right hand side when each radio button is checked .How do i do that? So far i was able to ...
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Problem adding a custom list to a SharePoint 2013 solution (“Failed to find <ListTemplate> tag corresponding to ID ”100")

I have a SharePoint 2013 solution that I migrated from 2010. Without any custom list definition, I am able to deploy the solution and create a new site collection (from the web itself, I am not using ...
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Search performance and process for disinherited security

If I have 4 Libraries each with 1000 documents. If one document in each of the 4 libraries has dis-inherited security, do all 4000 documents need to be crawled via search now that one document in ...
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Making ajax callback from custom field client-side code

I am creating a custom field for SharePoint 2013, following this (and similar) walkthroughs: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/jj163799.aspx The field is just an extension of SPFieldText and I ...
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Custom BCS External Content Type Error handling

Using SharePoint 2013. I have created a custom BCS model (bdcm with custom assembly deployed to GAC) to create external content types to connect to an proprietary external data source. I have created ...
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Get url of ALL lists on a SharePoint 2013 site using JSOM

I'm trying to retrieve the url for all lists on the current SharePoint site. I've managed to get the title for each list, I've also found resources explaining how to get the url of one specific list. ...
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An image added to my enterprise wiki page is automatically added inside wrong location PublishingImages/Pages/Forms/my-sub/

I am working on an Enterprise wiki site collection, and when users add images to the wiki pages, these images are going to be stored inside the following folder automatically:- ...
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Can we write App Prerequisites using Javascript? get edition of SharePoint using javascript

I am creating SharePoint hosted app. I have to develope an app such that it should work in all edition of SharePoint and its features will vary from edition to edition. Now I have couple of questions ...
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Copy a Excel to Document Library when something changes in database

I have got a Document Library with one Excel File. After something changes in a database located on another server, I want to update a version of Excel. How could I do it on SharePoint 2013?
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VS Workflow 2013 - Single Task action - Get Task ID

I'm developing Sharepoint 2013 Workflow in Visual Studio and I need to get ID of a task that is created by Single Task activity and write it to list item's field. What's the best way to achive this?
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Problem loading pages as a site owner when Minimal Download Strategy (MDS) is active

We have created a custom teamsite webtemplate, which has some extra site columns, contenttypes, lists and libraries. No fancy stuff. However we got some complaints that sometimes, not always pages ...
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Advance Search Webpart in Sharepoint 2013

Advance search webpart not visible in SharePoint2013. Any one suggest what to do ?
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Attach file in CustomList Item using Sharepoint.Client object

Hi is there a way to attach file in specific Custom list item? Currently i tried to add files on the root folder using below code: using (ClientContext context = new ...
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Import Managed Metadata from Access

We have some data in Excel that we want to import into a product list (for cross-site publishing) in our site collection. We tried using the import excel app, but the fields are all the wrong name ...
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2013 search - select columns from a specific table in site collections

Looking at all the new search capability in 2013 I'm thinking this should be do-able.. where as in 2010 we put it in the "too hard basket" Basically we plan to build some site collections (project ...
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SharePoint integration outside farm

Can someone provide me an overview of the possible ways of interaction with SharePoint from an external source. For example add items to a list from an application not running in the farm. In a farm ...
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REST Api Add item to list in App Web

I have an app that contains a few lists within its own app web. I need to add new items thru the REST Api. The problem is when I try to add an item I get a 403 Forbidden error Which is odd ...
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Syncing Site WF (State Machine) to ASP.NET Web Form [duplicate]

I have developed a web form in ASP.NET with the code behind in vb.net in Visual Studio 2013. This will be deployed into SharePoint. I have also included a Site State Machine WF in the same solution. I ...
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Guess SharePoint version based on connection parameters

My client application uses the SharePoint Client Object Model against SharePoint 2010 and 2013. I would now like to add support for SharePoint Online. Users of my application specify the 'Url' to ...
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Upload image to rich text field and choose destination

SharePoint 2013, Team-Site-Template I got a custom list with a rich text field. This offers the option to upload images to. There also is a doc. lib. with 3 folders on this site. The upload form ...
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Make virtual path in Term Store Management Tool

Is it possible in the Term Store Management Tool (SharePoint 2013) when you only have editor rights to make a " virtual path " to a page, from which you redirect to a page that is location a other ...
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How to check if the workflow can be started on SPListItem?

I have created a custom action for starting the workflow on list item. When user selects the item, an item from ribbon is enabled to start the workflow directly on item. I have created on application ...
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Insert script in DIP Sharepoint 2013

When uploading a document I have a choice field called "Document Type". The choice values are values such as PDF, Word, E-mail and such. When I upload a document with file extention .docx the Document ...
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Sharepoint 2013 survey, page break and anonymous user access

I made an anonymous survey for non-logged users. The problem is when I add page break (every 5 questions), the anonymous user can't click "Next" and carry on survey after page break, because he is ...
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Cannot use “postOfficeBox” in User Profile Synchronization Service

I would like to use the "P. O. Box"-AD-attribute (according to http://www.selfadsi.de/user-attributes-w2k8.htm it is named "postOfficeBox") in SharePoint. Unluckily i cannot find the according entry ...
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Global navigation does not show folders in subsites

In a SharePoint 2013 publishing site, I set up global navigation to show structural navigation. Basically, I have this following site hierarchy: root subsite sub-subsite sub-subsite2 subsite2 ...
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Manually add to “Community Site Members” or use SharePoint group

I am using the Community Site Feature. Users need to click the "Join Community" button to become a member. I would like to have this "member list" be either manually pre-filled or even better use a ...
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How to expire FedAuth cookie at end of session when using trused identity provider

I've setup a custom trusted identity provider. It logs the user into SharePoint just fine - however, the problem is that user stays logged in even after a browser restart. The trusted identity ...
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Programmatically Added XsltListViewWebPart in SP2013 looks like SP2010

I'm adding XsltListViewWebPart programmatically like so: Microsoft.SharePoint.WebPartPages.XsltListViewWebPart listViewWebpart = (Microsoft.SharePoint.WebPartPages.XsltListViewWebPart)webPart; ...
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SharePoint 2013 workflow AppStep not working

We have a list that we want users to only be able to add items to -- not view or edit or delete. when a user adds an item a couple of workflows kick off, one that sends an email, another that changes ...
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I cannot create Audiences in my SP2013 user profile service

I am on SP 2013 Enterprise server and I am trying to create some Audiences in my User Profile Service. When I attempt to add a rule I get the following error: "Rule context is not detected. This ...
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SharePoint is not installed error in Visual Studio 2013

I have a solution I'm keeping all my specific projects inside. I can easily deploy existing one and even add new Visual Web Parts and redeploy. But when trying to add a new project I get the error ...
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Update SharedWithUsersId REST API

I've been looking at the REST API to update fields in SharePoint. I can get it to update the title without any problems, however when I go to update the SharedWithUsersId they do not update. I don't ...
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Not all Site Columns get Craweld properly

According to this link all site columns should become Managed Properties. I am currently experiencing a problem with my search service application. When I go to "Managed Properties" under the search ...
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Starting Workflow on Button Click

I have added a state machine WF in VS by right clicking my solution and Add -> Add New Item -> then under "Office/SharePoint I added the "State Machine WF (Farm Solution Only). So the WF is now part ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Search stop working

At Search it show me a 100 000 results, but when I try to search in site it's not showing any results. I change only alternative address. How Could I find out why it not showing any results?
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Appended Comments Fields Not displaying in Open with Access SharePoint 2013

I have an Issues List which is actively been used as a helpdesk ticketing system amongst one of the groups within my organization. Within that list we have Comments Field( Multiple Line Of text) and ...
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SP 2013 Calendar - Change View: Day, Week, Month on the fly

So what I'd like to achieve is something like the image below which enables our users to change the view of the home page calendar on the fly. I've attached this mock up gif of what I want to ...
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Editing Web Part Page removes all content

I have created a web part page using the built in ones available, then I opened it in SP designer 2013 and added a some web part zones. I then added web parts to the page in browser but decided I ...
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SP 2013 Site collection Master page Error: Your master page doesn't have any warnings or errors. Reset the preview to its original state

I was trying to change a Master page on a site collection, but I keep getting the above error. Even when I revert to the default master page, the content of the site collection will not display.
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Accessing termstore in Feature Receiver throws UnauthorizedAccessException

Im trying to run the code below but I get a UnauthorizedAccessException at the last line(using SP 2013) TaxonomySession newTaxonomySession = new TaxonomySession(site); var termStore = ...
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Creating Workflow from asp.net form

I have deployed an asp.net web form in an application page in SharePoint 2013. The form was developed in Visual Studio 2013 with asp.net being used to build the form and vb.net for the code behind. I ...
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Move web in SharePoint 2013 Foundation

Is there a way to move a web in SharePoint 2013 Foundation? I am aware that it is possible using "Content and structure" in the Server edition, but I am asking about Foundation. I am also aware that ...
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Can I use $expand to get Managed Metadata column values?

I want to get a list, using REST, which include Managed Metadata columns. Currently I get a TermGuid for these columns, which I then have to do more work on to get their actual default values. Is ...
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How do you link the Title rather than Name in a Web Part?

I've inserted a Pages Web Part on a page (Insert > Web Part > Apps > Pages). This displays a list of pages with links to each page. The problem is I want to link the Title of the page rather than the ...
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Is there a way to deactivate the Connect to Outlook feature in Sharepoint 2013?

The sharepoint site that I am using has the Connect to Outlook feature on and I wish to disable it, but I cant find which feature or what procedure I must follow in order to disable it.
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Ribbon Group and Button in Sharepoint 2013 Image Tab

I'm trying to add a button to Image Tab in Sharepoint 2013. I managed to add Group but button does not display. I can't see what I'm doing wrong. VS 2013 does not underline any part of my code. ...
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Fail to activate SharePoint.Foundation.Publishing.2013.wsp on my collection site

I downloaded a hand-made equivalent to the SharePoint Server 2013 Publishing Feature here SharePoint Foundation 2013 Publishing Infrastructure. i'm on a single farm, running a SP Foundation 2013 with ...