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Files moved with SPFile.MoveTo require a full crawl to be searchable

We've got a problem in our search-driven document management system, and I'm running out of ideas. A custom event receiver, on ItemUpdated() checks to see if the files metadata requires it to be ...
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Server error in search results for recently deleted document

Do we have a workaround to avoid showing the message for a recently deleted file: "Sorry, something went wrong An error has occurred on the server." Steps to replicate: Search something on a ...
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How to create and modify a SharePoint list with visual studio?

I try to create a SharePoint list in Visual Studio 2013. For this I have followed this procedure: https://msdn.microsoft.com/fr-fr/library/ee231593.aspx However when I finished to create the list, I ...
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Remove bindings using SPWebConfigModification

I am dynamically adding bindings in web.config. But I don't know how to remove it Here is complete code public override void FeatureActivated(SPFeatureReceiverProperties properties) { ...
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511 limit for minor version is per item or per library

I have gone through below link https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc262787.aspx which says The maximum number of minor file versions is 511. This limit cannot be exceeded. My Question ...
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Sharepoint 2013 add custom delete button for document library

I'm newbie at sharepoint. I added a custom button in document library list. This button should delete selected items in document library list. But how do I achieve this ? I have code like this; this ...
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Script to activate task list assign to email does not work anymore

I have used successfully the below script to activate the defunct function in 2013 tasks lists Send email to assignee. It used to work perfectly and now I get an error in powershell saying that the ...
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Upload image in sharepoint list

I have issue uploading image to list. In my .ascx file i declare html code like below <label for="filetoupload">Picture upload</label> <input id="filetoupload" type="file" size="4" ...
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Caching a site page

The landing page of my publishing portal is a site page (non-publishing); I am trying to cache it using code-behind: protected override void OnInit(EventArgs e) { base.OnInit(e); var cache = ...
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What function is called on SharePoint Post button click

I want to know what function is called when Sharepoint NewsFeed's Post button is clicked. I want to override or change it because it adds post image with wrong dimensions <button ...
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Custom date range refiner for CSWP

We have a series of live (upcoming) events which get recorded and then become videos of the past events. Users want to see them both in the a CSWP. We thought we would use the Refinement panel to ...
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Restore root site collection using PowerShell

I have a Web App with a root and four different HNSCs. I've been able to successfully backup and restore the HNSCs from a dev environment, but I am having trouble achieving this with my root site ...
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How to install MS SQL Server on Windows Server 2012 with virtual environment?

I am working in SharePoint content publishing and branding. Now I am interested to learn more about central administration site , search and so on. I don't have full access in the office. So I decide ...
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Theme with Tasks Completed Check box

On our Tasks lists, we are getting a solid grey box in the Completed Check box field. Even when we deactivate the custom branding and change the Theme, it still shows as:
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How to unhide the Breadcrumb on 2013

I know this question has been asked but I have not found a solution that helped me. How can I add the breadcrumb back to SharePoint 2013 on the Seattle master page? I have tried removing the style ...
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Why mobile view will not render the default custom New form

I have an issue tracking list, where I created a New custom form using SharePoint designer 2013 and I set it as the default form, As follow:- Then I commented out some fields such as “Assigned To” ...
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Different errors for >5k item list view threshold?

I have two libraries with well over 5,000 documents which appear in a list view when the threshold is removed (e.g., between 4-6pm) because there is no filter on either view. On one library, the ...
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Creating documents with Office web apps does not set default values in library

I have a document library with some default column values. However when I try to create new documents with the office web app, the default column values does not get set on the new document. Anyone ...
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Backwards comparability of SharePoint Online (version 16) DLL's

I currently have a provider hosted app that has been built around the SharePoint Online platform and therefore uses version 16 DLL's for SharePoint. I have a need to deploy this app to a SharePoint ...
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accessing sharepoint from Tomcat web app

We have a java web app running on tomcat. When I try to access a remote sharepoint rest services my popup (running from within tomcat) is NOT prompting to enter credentials for windows authentication. ...
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2012r2, SQL 2012, Sharepoint 2013, MS Project 2013 Partially Borked

I have the above installed, and most all seems working but the Sharepoint / Project part. First, there seems to be a click missing here needed to set up MS Project Server as a service: However, MS ...
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Lookup fields will be rendered as a list of checkboxes inside iphone safari web browser , instead of being rendered as a select list

I am working on an issue tracking list which have a lookup column named “Related Issues”, which is rendered as a select list inside IE on desktop browser as follow:- But when I access the list from ...
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Progressbar in webparts

I want to show progress in my webpart while showing images. Here is my code in .ascx file <asp:UpdateProgress runat="server" id="PageUpdateProgress"> <ProgressTemplate> ...
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how to prevent accessing a hidden field using the Quick Edit

I have a field named "Item number" inside my Issue tracking list, which is a system generated ID, and i do not want end users to be able to modify it . now i have set this column as "Hidden" inside ...
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Create site as disabled model

My problem is to create my site as a model because I use several times the same lists with the same columns. BUT, the option to create the site as a model is not showing, print follows below: (It is ...
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Workflow send an email with a list of items

In Sharepoint I have a simple custom list, which has the following columns: task name; task status (started, ongoing, finished); finished date. By using a custom view of this list, I can filter out my ...
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refresh only webpart

I am using Server Side code to do Paging on SharePoint List. I am using Visual Web Part to show items from List. protected void Page_Load(object sender, EventArgs e) { if (!this.Page.IsPostBack) ...
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Avoid the /_vti_bin/Authentication.asmx for all users except Site collection admin

I need /_vti_bin/Authentication.asmx?wsdl to be accessed by only Site collection Admin . How to avoid access /_vti_bin/Authentication.asmx?wsdl and other webservices for all other users ?
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Setting the value of the PublishingFieldImage

I want to insert a image from another media resource. This will be uploaded into the site assets folder (or a defined one). These selection will be made in a app part, that will be opened up in a ...
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preflight returns 401 response even though headers correct

I am trying to access a sharepoint server REST api to upload some files. Access is via our tomcat application Although I believe I setup correctly the headers in IIS the request does not pass the ...
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Site Collection does not exist in database. Site collection will not be moved

I am trying to move the site collection http://<webapp>/dealers/1020 from content database WSS_Content_2 to WSS_Content_7 I run the command: Move-SPSite http://<webapp>/dealers/1020 ...
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Display the first list item in a view using javascript

I have a view that is filtered to [Me] so only pulls through one record already filtering the list. The idea is to load this record into the display form. Is it possible to display this record ...
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Javascript CAML Query using DateTime

I have the following CAML: <Where> <And> <Eq> <FieldRef Name='Author' LookupId='TRUE' /> <Value Type='User'>473</Value> ...
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Add graphical hyperlinks above search box area SharePoint 2013

I'm wanting to add 4 small images to the area immediately above the search box. These need to be permanently available across every page of the site. They will be links out from our intranet to our ...
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SP 2013 MySite pre-configuring for all users

I configured a MySite sites collection for users. They will be only accessing these personnal sites, never access other sites. So when they access https://my.site.com (MySite site), it returns an ...
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Unable to find the export web part option

So I am in the process of trying to create and 'package' web parts for a client. Basically what this entails is taking a 'Content Search' web part, edit the query, edit the properties, and add the ...
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list alerts & outgoing mail settings: no charset working with umlauts?

i'm talking about a single-server sp2013 foundation setup, outgoing mail settings for the farm (and web application) are set via central administration. but the character encoding in the sent alerts ...
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Metadata Vs Dropdown Vs Lookup column

Seems that SharePoint provides multiple ways to manage information, and I am confused on when to use metadata, dropdown or lookup column. Now I have these requirements:- Inside our document library ...
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What does the web part property RSS Feed Limit do?

I'm trying out the OOTB RSS Web Part. My question is simple: What does the RSS Feed Limit web part property do?
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Set Content type to inherit parent columns using powershell

I have a content type which is getting deployed through a wsp package. The elements.xml of it is <Elements xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/sharepoint/"> <!-- Parent ContentType: Page ...
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Different layout options when I have “People or Group ” site column

I am working on an issue tracking list , which have a "People or Group" site columns. now the "People or Group" site columns will be rendered in different ways , depending on how/where i access them , ...
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SharePoint 2013 and ARR not working

I installed and configured SP 2013 with 1 site and 1 MySite. Everything's fine. Now I installed an ARR according to different guides. From a client pc, if I modify my host file to IP_ARR ...
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View Items permissions not working in sharepoint 2013

I want to assign anonymous access to list items. For that I have assigned anonymous access to web application and "Lists and libraries" permissions to site collection. Now to assign permission to ...
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How to default to not sending email when a user is added to a Group

When I add a user to a group in SharePoint Foundation 2013 I have to click the advanced option and untick the send notification email option. How do I make the default 'No' The reason I want to do ...
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How to make a form/workflow that allows users to add a variable amount of items to it

I have run into a problem where I need to create a form/workflow where users can add a variable amount of sub items as part of an application process. IT would also need to be displayed in a friendly ...
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How to get ItemChildCount of DocumentSet (folder) using REST Api

I used SPServices to create and get a list of custom DocSets. There were some problems with that, so I wrote the code to create them with REST services. And that works properly. I'm trying to rewrite ...
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New Colours for SharePoint calendar overlays

I would like to change a couple of the 9 OOB colours for our SharePoint calendar overlays. I can do that by overriding the calendar CSS classes. The parent calendar div does not get this class ...
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“Get Filter Value From” prepends “id;#” to the value

I have two lists that are connected to each other. Tracking Numbers: Has one Shipping address Shipping Address: Has many Tracking number On the Tracking number edit form I would like to display ...
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Sharepoint Groups : Hide application pages across site except site collection admin

I have internal and extended external site . I dont want any users to access the System application pages , only the site collection admin can edit the site . I tried to create a policy and assigned ...
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SharePoint Search not displaying file name in results

In the search results of our SharePoint 2013 Search, the results aren't displaying the name of the file. Instead, it seems to be using the Title metadata property. I've tried following the steps as ...