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Apply recurring event on custom calendar list

I have created a simple custom calendar list using a sandboxed solution. I want to use recurring event, but that's not working with my created list, it's showing me an error message. I am getting the ...
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Question regarding FBA on SharePoint 2013

We have a SharePoint 2013 FBA web application with custom login page. The issue here is whenever users open up a new tab (in the same session), they are redirected to the login page. No matter how ...
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Adding rich text column with formatting to library

Out of the box it seems you can't have a rich text column in a document library with SP 2013 -- I have no idea why, but it seems to be the case. We have worked around this by going into SP Designer, ...
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What SharePoint Column is used for a Video?

Is there a built-in column that is used for a video asset?
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Finding Column Average

Created a custom list in SharePoint 2013. I have a column that is full of numbers. I would like to find the average per column. To solve this issue I created a calculated column and applied this ...
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Custom Action to Replace “Delete this site” on Site settings

I am trying to remove and replace the "Delete this site" on Site settings page. Can anyone see what is wrong? My current code looks like this: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> ...
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SharePoint 2013 - restore a single site from site collection backup

I want to restore a single sharePoint site from a site collection backup. My question is, is this possible. And how is this possible. Are there any useful commands? Thanks!
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REST - Is Project Checked Out

I am trying to query a PWA project set to see if it checked out (any user). There is an endpoint to check-in a draft project which is like so ProjectServer/Projects(guid'xxx')/Draft/checkIn() but ...
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OneDrive for Business “Credentials Nedded” problem

In our company we have Sharepoint 2013 installed. My task is to enable connection to SharePoint with OneDrive for Business. The SharePoint installation is connected to a domain based on Active ...
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adding pagelayouts from layouts folder

I want to add pages for pagelayout. I have created 2 features i.e FeatureA and FeatureB. FeatureA and FeatureB will both use same pagelayouts. I cannot create module for pagelayout because i will not ...
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Creating InfoPath Form from SP List with Content Types

I created a SharePoint list that I want to transfer to InfoPath form. The SharePoint list has multiple content types. Is there a way to transfer the list into InfoPath and have the content types ...
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How to change languages in SharePoint 2013

I would like to change languages on a SharePoint page. I have already translated the page to different languages, and I would like to swap between them by a button selection (or similar technique).
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SharePoint 2013 workflow fails to assign a task for username with single quote (apostrophe)

We have an interesting case which I think is a bug in WorkflowManager SP2013. Maybe someone has seen it before and has a solution. We had the issue in the VS workflow, but managed to recreate issue in ...
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User with Full Control Permission is avoided to create “team site” subsite in SP 2013

I granted some users Full Control permission to create sub sites. But they are not allowed and encountered error reading - "Sorry this site is not shared with you". Our SharePoint is a 2013 trial ...
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How can I add my custom App Part to the front page?

I've created a custom app-part and published it to the catalog that I'd like to add as an app-part into a page. I've added the app to the site but it isn't showing when I try to insert it as an App ...
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Need Help in Setting Correct Designer 2013 Logic to Send an Email Reminder

I have an InfoPath 2010 List form. Below is a screenshot of 2 controls that is involved in my question. For the dropdown the selections are New, Advanced and Closed. As for the Date Picker control, I ...
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I would like to create a customize grid view on a sharepoint page in SP2013

I would like to create a customize grid view in SharePoint using a list that has already been created. the tools I have to do so are SharePoint designer and a CEWP. I have some coding experience but ...
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People picker does not search trusted identity provider

I am currently wracking my brain trying to figure this one out. I've been able to create a custom claim provider and I've deployed it into sharepoint 2013 successfully. In Central administration ...
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Trusted identifier user getting access denied in sharepoint 2013

Trusted identifier is configured, with claim mappings including email and role. External users are using email for authentication. Programmatically I am adding external users(trusted identity ...
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Cross Site Collection Boundary for SPFieldLookup

I am looking for a solution similar to this post, Cross-site and SPFieldLookup, but I need to cross a site collection boundary. Is this possible with modifications to the powershell on the posted ...
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Managed Property not recognizing in QueryText

I have a KeywordQuery that is sorting using the StartDate (managed propery: StartDateOWSDATE). However it does not recognize StartDate in the QueryText. Error: We didn't understand your search terms. ...
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OWSTIMER.Exe issue: The following error occured while trying to read the ConnectionString property

I'm investigating an issue on a Timer Job. In the ULS log file I noticed below error message which is thrown by OWSTIMER.Exe. "The following error occured while trying to read the ConnectionString ...
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Get-SPLogEvent returns nothing

I use Get-SPLogEvent PowerShell command in order to retrieve ULS logs by following below link. https://technet.microsoft.com/en-ie/library/ff607589.aspx However, it returns nothing; neither error ...
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Search filter by custom content type

I have now round about 20 custom content types developed. E.g. (planing, presentation, agenda, sample etc.). Problem 1: I want to save those content types into a refinable string, so I am able to ...
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path to image in site collection image library

I am adding images to style image collection images through module. Here is my element.xml from my module <Module Name="MyModule" Url="SiteCollectionImages" RootWebOnly="TRUE"> <File ...
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HillbillyTabs 3.0 in SharePoint 2013 Select Box Bug

I've got Hillbilly Tabs working great in my on-prem 2013 environment. The only issue I'm running into is with selecting items or documents in the web parts when they are inside tabs. This seems to be ...
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full ms suite bar in a .HTML masterpage

I'm trying to build the suite bar in a .HTML masterpage. I don't want to use the snippet as after getting this working I want to move elements around etc. This what I've managed to make so far, I've ...
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KeywordQuery filter by Start and End dates using Today

I have a KeywordQuery that I need to filter so the current date is between the Start Date and End Date. Today >= "Start Date" && Today < "End Date"
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client-side REST API call across domain (site collection) [duplicate]

I am trying to use my javascript to make a call to a list that lives in a separate site collection. It is not working and blocks me due to CORS. Is there any way around this? My question is ...
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SharePoint Custom Ribbon Button Always Disabled

I am trying to add a custom pwa ribbon button, I am using the project server sample element.xml to add the button, the button does show up in the ribbon, but it is always disabled. The customization ...
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Adding custom styles to RTE ribbon

I want to add some custom styles to the ribbon on my site. I found This blog post and this thread. I can't use SharePoint designer like in the tutorial, but I'm doing all the same things by hand. I ...
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Apply Alternate CSS to all site collections via Powershell in SharePoint 2013

I have a SharePoint 2013 environment where I want to apply a single Alternate CSS file across all site collections and subsites. I am using the following method. When I run this I receive a single ...
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Document Set Name field is empty on View all properties page

Sharepoint 2013 EE (installed not by me). What do I do: Create new Web application Create Site collection in it Add Document Set Content type to default Documents library Create new document set ...
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Add custom JavaScript to SharePoint 2013 list

I need to add a custom JavaScript link to my SharePoint list, so it would only affect that list. I don't need to add it to any other forms. How could it be done? I was thinking, if to change .aspx ...
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Enabling content type management for SPList fails

I have the following code: oWeb.Update(); oWeb.Lists.Add("SampleList", "Some description", SPListTemplateType.GenericList); oWeb.Update(); oWeb.Lists["SampleList"].ContentTypesEnabled = true; ...
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Document library error “TypeError”

When I click the 3 dots next to my file name in a document library I get the below pop-up. I usually see it when I'm deleting a lot of documents. It usually goes away if I refresh the page. Any ...
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SharePoint deployment at two scopes(global & webURL) what is the difference between web-application and globally deployed?

SharePoint server 2013 solutions,some solutions are deployed in Globally and some solutions are deployed in web application. why this happening and what is the difference between globally deployed ...
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Cannot import spreadsheet into SharePoint. This feature requires a browser that supports ActiveX controls

Error while trying to import a spreadsheet into SharePoint 2013. -> site contents > add an app > import spreadsheet. Error exists on both Chrome and IE11. Have tried lowered the security ...
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SP Designer 2013 to use for a specific site collection not for whole web application

I want to use SharePoint designer but as we know by using it we have an access to the whole web application.Is it possible to use SP Designer2013 for only one(single )site collection?Is it possible to ...
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Extra library in same site or different sub site

We currently have one big document library within our Sharepoint 2013 intranet. Because this library contains more than 10k documents we want to split it up in a second document library 'archive'. The ...
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Check blank/null date in workflow

I have this simple workflow which checks to see if a Request Date field is blank to determine whether it goes to LIST or INITIATE as shown below. I can't figure out what I'm doing wrong. A ...
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2013 CSOM development-accessing List directly as user doesn't have permission to access teamsite

I want to perform CRUD to a list from a console app or Asp .NET website. I am granted access to the list, but not the team site: accessing this ...
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Applying theme to site collection and all subsite underneath Issue using Powershell in SharePoint 2013

Getting error while applying theme to site collection and all subsite underneath Issue using Powershell in SharePoint 2013 Below is the code $themeName = "PaletteTheme" $SPSite = Get-SPSite ...
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lookup columns are displaying an “ID;#” how to remove them using jquery

I am using spservices to fetch the lookup value . I have used the below code in All items .aspx and is working fine. However the lookup value is showing like this ...
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How to hide The list is empty. Add tiles from the All Promoted Links view

I am using the promoted links web part. Each item on the list is security trimmed. As normal reader of the site you can not see the links. How can I hide this message to avoid confusion?
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Get Page mode in Infopath

Could anybody please help me to sort out this issue. I have an requirement to implement a feature in Infopath designer. To do this I need to get the current page mode of the list. i.e, if user select ...
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500: Internal Server Error in /_vti_bin/ListData.svc

Unable to access /_vti_bin/ListData.svc for a single site collection. Others site collection are ok. Whenever I am hitting this URL, I am getting following error in response. <div id="content"> ...
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How to integrate sql server reporting services in sharepoint?

how to integrate SQL SERVER REPORTING Services in sharepoint 2013, I have a sharepoint test farm with one app server , one wfe server and one sql server. I prepared a new windows server 2012 R2 ...
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SSRS Multi Parameter selecting is not working

I have a report which has 2 date parameters and 1 drop down parameter. It works fine without drop down parameter, but with drop down it shows error Error occurred during local report processing. ...
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2010 and 2013 content type hub - how do i get the 2013 content type hub from a site running in compatibility mode

We have a list on the 2013 content type hub (primary content type hub) and the web application has a mix of 2010 compatibility mode sites and 2013 sites. To add to the complexity of this we have a ...