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Number of items in a document library conflicting

We have a document library in SP2010 that we are trying to migrate to SP2013 using a 3rd party tool. The issue is that in destination after migration the number of items shown for this library is 7980 ...
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Can not add SharePoint hosted app to the page

I have created a basic sharepoint hosted app using following microsoft tutorial. https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/office/fp142379.aspx#Code It contains a basic list and default page. After ...
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SharePoint 2013 Workflow If Date Column is Blank

I've read online that you can set a 2010 workflow to check for a blank date column in a list like this: If [date column] contains [1/1/0001] conditions etc... However in a 2013 workflow I don'...
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How to disable a timer job during a certain timeframe?

I have a timer job in SharePoint 2013 that needs to run every 5 minutes, but not during certain timeframes each day. The only way I could find to do this was to use a Windows Scheduled Task to run a ...
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Global navigation performance issues: Caching behavior

We are currently experiencing huge performance penalties when using the "Include all subsites" navigation setting combined with a large number of SPWebs with non-inherited permissions. This penalty ...
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can i access a Custom Property for a term set inside my Search Serivce Query Builder

I am working on an enterprise wiki site collection. and we need to implement an expiry policy for the wiki pages, so if the wiki page is set to be expired or a it is linked to a certain term , then to ...
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Custom ECB-Menu Item which copies the Link of the document into the Clipboard

I would like to add an Item to the Edit Control Block Menu (ECB-Menu) (red marked in Screenshot), which copies when clicking on this Item (onClick) the link of the chosen document into the Clipboard. ...
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SharePoint designer workflow compare created date between two dates that two dates in other list how I can achieve this

SharePoint Designer Workflow compare created date between two dates that two dates in other list how I can achieve this . I have List1 in that i created date I want to compare list2 startdate and ...
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How to embed more than two CSS files on a SharePoint-Site

I have a kinda strange requirement to outsource every little CSS coding solution in any extra file, located in any library. Now I would like to embed multiple CSS files on any Site, using Script ...
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Skipping Callout menu within context menu (ECB-Menu) in a list view of document library - SP2013

I would like to skip the preview-window (CallOut Menu) (red marked in my screenshot) within the context menu / ECB-Menu [(...)-Menu] of a document in a library shown in any list view and go straight ...
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what are the differences between “Not Contains” and “Not Equal” inside my query builder for a Managed metadata site column which allow multiple values

I want to refine the default search service result source. so i did the following steps; i went to "Central Administration" >> "Managed Service" >> "Search Service" , then i copy the default "local ...
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How do you add a Voting Field to a Task List

I am creating a task list that management will be voting on to determine priority. I was looking for a solution to add a voting field that would show when not in edit mode. And later a field that ...
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how i can know which site collection the managed property (inside the Query builder) belong to

i am working on sharepoint server 2013. and i want to define a new Result Source. so i went to "Central administration" >> "Managed Services" >> "Search service" >> "Result Sources". then i created a ...
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Copy and refine the default Search Result inside my Search Service 2013. what is the correct appraoch to follow

I am working on a sharepoint 2013 server.now i want to exclude all the pages that are linked to a certain term from the search result. to do so i did the following steps:- i went to "Central ...
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Reading data from a external list using a 2010 workflow

I work with SharePoint 2013, and need to read information from a external list that I have created. The list can display information correctly when using it through the browser. I need to create a ...
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Integrate yammer with SharePoint 2013

I would like to share post at specific yammer group once approval process completed from SharePoint designer 2010 . Is it doable without writing code or its not allowed ?
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Relation between Property name & Mapped Crawled Properties & Site column

I am working on sharepoint server 2013. now i know this rule:- when i create a new site column , sharepoint will automatically create a managed property for the site column, and this will allow us to ...
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why Search Schema inside a site collection will be showing properties from other site collections

I am working on a sharepoint server 2013. and i have one web application and 6 site collections. now i went to a site collection , which is of type "Enterprise Wiki" , then i navigate to "Site Setting"...
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ngResource Url parameter issue

I'm creating a type-ahead People search using HTML, JS, AngularJS against the REST endpoint for SharePoint Server 2013 Search API. My specific issue is in my resource definition. The pattern the ...
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Start Workflow after adding new document to documents library OOTB?

I want to start a Workflow after a adding new document to an document library in SharePoint 2013 OOTB. Is this possible? If yes, how?
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Filter web part on retrieved value from list

On my page I have a view of a list ("Course List") displaying courses for different departments, the only fields in this list we need to care about are - Course Name - Department I want to filter ...
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Resources field in Calendar converting link/html to plain text

We migrated a site from 2010 to 2013 which included calendar and resources. Because the group work list feature is depreciated we used the solution given here - enter link description here But our ...
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whats the difference between calendar lists on SP 2010 and 2013

In SP 2010 clicking on a event in Calendar list opens the event in a modal dialog box, but the same in SP 2013 opens in a new page. Is it configurable? Any other differences?
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Search: Reinstating a “search result removal” removed item

It's possible to remove search results using the "Remove Search Result" feature in the Search SSA, however I can't see any technique to update the setting to remove a previously removed result (eg ...
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Required Field not Retaining Data

I am running a 2013 workflow on a Document Library. When a user uploads a document, it automatically checks out the file, thus not allowing other users to see it. Upon research I discovered that its ...
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Web Part “Chrome Type” property

After adding a web part I always need to change the Chrome Type property from "default" to "none". Is there a way to make the default value be "none"? Web Part properties > Appearance > Chrome ...
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Update list items remotely via Powershell

From the server itself this works: Add-PSSnapin "Microsoft.SharePoint.PowerShell" $SPWeb = Get-SPWeb http://mysharepoint.org $SPList = $SPWeb.Lists["My List"] $SPListItem = $SPList....
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Provisioning lists on site creation

What would be the way to go about this in SP2013/Online? I would like to have it so that if a user were to create a subsite, a custom "Comments" list is automatically created as well? I was thinking ...
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2 Name fields in DispForm for Folder Content Type

I have a very peculiar situation. Apparently all our folder content types Display Form (Edit and New Forms are ok) is displaying two, empty, Name fields, instead of one filled-in Name field. ...
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How can I edit the displayed survey information on a list form?

I already tried to edit the list form views but can't find anything.
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404 Page not found Error after Publish encountered by certain users

A few users who are site owners on our site have reported that when publishing a page, after publishing the page will publish, but the subsequent redirect back to that page returns a 404 error. Some ...
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Hyperlinks between Word documents in document library

I'm creating a document library with a bunch of Word documents that will contain various hyperlinks to bookmarks in other documents. I.e "Psychedelic drugs (Click here for more information) greatly ...
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Screenshot of entire SharePoint Page [closed]

The answer may be very simply, but I couldn't find any solution which meets my requirements. I'm trying to make a screenshot (grab entire screen and save it for example as image or PDF) of a ...
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Get client computer name on SharePoint using JavaScript

Any idea how to get the client computer name or the client computer details within any SharePoint Site collection
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User alerts with external email domains not working

I have setup SharePoint outgoing email address in a specific domain i.e. officemail.com. Any alert setup using the same domain email address works fine. Any user with a different email domain does ...
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Replace Office365/SharePoint text in suitebar to company name with jQuery causes flicker

I have a script on a page in sharepoint where I want to change the text from Sharepoint to my Company Name. It works but when the page refreshes the text sharepoint is visible for 1 second before the ...
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Document invalid/ exists error

I am getting a weird error when I am trying to upload a file in my document library. It says that the file is invalid. Exact error message: The URL '/.doc' is invalid. It may refer to a ...
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SharePoint 2013 crawler can't crawl unrelated SharePoint web app on unrelated farm

Playing with our test 2013 SharePoint server. Trying to tell the search crawler to index a site on a different farm's web app, but the crawled site is responding with an Access Denied. In the ...
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User Profile Synchronization - not pulling details from Active Directory

My SharePoint Server 2013 site is creating a Profile for new logged-on users however it is not pulling properties from Active directory for anything beyond their name and email. For instance I want ...
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how to resize webpartzone in SharePoint 2013

Is there any way around to resize web part zones? I'm using the layout Header, Footer and 3 columns. I added 2 text filters in each column zone. But the issue is I limited the size of the web part by ...
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Task locking Event Receiver Execution

I have an event receiver that creates 2 tasks. The task should be created immediately on ItemAdded but there is a delay for some reason. The first task is created immeditately as expected but then ...
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SharePoint 2013 follow button on webapplication is working for some users and not for others

I have SharePoint 2013 webapplication, on which some set of users can click on follow and it allows them to follow. For other set of users, the follow doesnot do anything. Any ideas on how to look ...
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Connecting to local database via SharePoint Designer

Following this article I am trying to connect to a local SQL database using SharePoint Designer. I am able to create external content type, use it in external list, and the list is correctly populated ...
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Problem with search numbers in filenames

After migration of document libraries from SP2010 to SP2013 version users faced with search problems. Most part of files has names like СТО-03.120.00-ЧТН-073-10 (It's russian) and users get used to ...
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Threshold error when trying to change URL of the Site

I have a weird problem. This happens on a sub site in a site collection and both sub site and site collection does not have any big lists that exceed the threshold. However when site collection ...
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SharePoint 2013 Get user Groups

I am trying to do the following : I got a js file here http://pastebin.com/g3Xtt96x i want to change the part: var whereStr = ""; if (!banderUtil.str.isNull(infoObj.listwhereclausefieldname) &&...
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Sharepoint 2013 Foundation - How To Change From Task To Custom List?

Recently I have migrated from WSS3.0 to SP2013F and used Microsoft Access to export and import Task & List. There is a request from end user to change from Task to Customer List. I tried to ...
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Create type of the column in the List SharePoint 2013

I have a class CategoryItem. public CategoryItem() { Title = string.Empty; Description = string.Empty; TitleSort = string.Empty; Index = 0; ...
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Use SharePoint to push data either through a Web Service or some other operation

I know very little about Web Services except how to consume them in Visual Studio and push that consumption into a Database table. So if this question does not make sense, please help me correct it. ...
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Sorry this site hasn't been shared with you error for one specific user

One of the user has started getting following error when he tries to access the site: Sorry this site hasn't been shared with you He was able to access site before (been able to access for many ...