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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 ...
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Prompt credentials for single page

I'm now in charge of a SharePoint site, I don't have too much experience with it. Previous developer set some configuration to prompt for credentials for an specific page, I haven't been able to ...
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SP2013: Already attached EventReceiver not firing

I want to programmatically add an EventReceiver to some lists. I have a signed assembly named Customer.Services.Sharepoint where my TestSPItemEventReceiver resides. For debug purpose, it only shows a ...
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How can I replaced SharePoint 2013 survey question text with image?

How can I replaced SharePoint 2013 survey question text with image? I cant get the ms-formlabel class in my javascrip. Below is the script I am Using: <script language="JavaScript"> var ...
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sharepoint summary links web part, but big bright buttons design

I got a request to create a page in sharepoint, the page is simply to display information, fair enough, but the person making the request have been looking at other sites, and decided to go for the ...
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SharePoint Forms [closed]

We are moving to SharePoint 2013 and need to find a form solution. We are looking at KWizCom Forms, Nintex and Emgage. I would like to know your recommendations and what you believe the optimal form ...
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SlideTo (a Web Part) Button in SharePoint 2013

I would like to insert a button to a SharePoint page which slides the opened site to a specific Web Part. I guess there is any solution with jQuery. To describe the problem: I have two document ...
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How do I display a dynamic list of all document libraries in a site?

In the middle of setting up a 2013 site and am bumping into usability issues with a couple sites that will have 20k+ documents. I know Microsoft has the 5k limit on lists and libraries so I have broke ...
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Strange content behaviour after site restore

I restored with restore-spsite a site collection into a new farm. The content db passed from 10.7GB to 4.7GB. When I download some content document - browsing locally - it may download suddenly, or ...
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What is exact difference between v4, seatle, oslo and minimal master pages in sharepoint?

Hello Friends I am little bit confused about the master pages in the SharePoint 2013 please give the exact difference between these four master pages in SharePoint
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SP2013 Community Site category tiles: “Discussions” and “Replies” counts are frozen after migration

We recently moved a SharePoint 2013 Community site from a test environment to our company's live environment, where it has been getting regular use. It now has about 30 members and 30 discussion ...
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checking if a site collection is readonly using powershell csom

i have a list of sites that should be readonly but i am trying to loop through the list and determine if they are or not, however it doesnt seem to me that the readonly property of the site collection ...
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Display additional fields on forms (External lists)

I have a external list where I have employee information. I am trying to do a lookup where I can select the employee and display it's corresponding department with the additional columns possibility. ...
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Searching by views

Searching is hard to completely understand using SharePoint 2013. Is there a way to restrict search results to come from a certain view in document library? It is possible to build a query? I am ...
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Why does Cross-Site Collection Publishing feature appear in SharePoint 2013 standard?

If I understand Microsoft's licensing correctly, Cross Site Collection Publishing is only available for the Enterprise on-premises version of SharePoint 2013. When we attempt to activate it, we get ...
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content db size issue

I migrated two site collections sequentially using a 3rd party tool from SP 2010 to SP 2013. The fist site collection was almost 200 plus gb on source and became 80 GB on destination (thanks to ...
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Calculated Formula to mirror status

I have created a custom list with a dropdown field called Project Status with the following options Unassigned Work in Progress Hold Dropped Completed I have also created another hidden field ...
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Access request e-mails to get sent to the site owner, not a static e-mail address

I have learned how to set-up access requests within SharePoint 2013, however I'd like for this to not be a static e-mail address, is there a way to set the access requests to go to the "site owner" ...
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Search Using Managed Property Using SOAP in SharePoint 2013

I've been facing a search problem when I try to do a search by POST using SOAP. When using just a search term, it works fine, but when I try to add the path criteria to limit the search results to ...
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File Metada not Saved after Update()

We are downloading the Documents from a DocumentSet to a secondary fileRepository system which assigns them a UniqueID. I then need to update the DocumentSet Items with the new Unique ID per file. I'...
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does anyone have any info about the ID in a SharePoint 2013 add-in web URL?

My security engineer asked what the lifespan of the ID in the add-in web URL was. Can anyone give me any info on this ID, is it randomly generated, used always for the add-in web, changes every time ...
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How to Sync Prod SC with QA SC in businees Hours without making the PROD site Read-Only

I am in need to do some testing in 2013 QA Site Collection but the 2013 QA Site Collection is not in SYNC with the 2013 PROD Site Collection. Is there any easy way to do that without making the PROD ...
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Access Services Could not get the Secure Store Login

The following error occurs when attempting to open an Access App: Access Services: An unexpected error occurred. Exception message: Could not get the Secure Store Login 38a1819d-ca5c-e033-6ca1-...
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How to Parse GetMyProperties REST Response

This is what the pre-parsed data looks like in the console after querying http://mysharepointsite/_api/SP.UserProfiles.PeopleManager/GetMyProperties?$select=Department : I am trying to get the ...
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Search Most Popular Pages with KeywordQuery

In my Visual Web Part I need a KeywordQuery to search Most Popular Pages. Also, filter the results for Pages only.
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Connecting Lists in Two Sites

I have a list in Site A where I enter basic information such as First Name, Last Name, etc. I need (or would like) for the Site A List information to populate Site B List. Is this possible in SP ...
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Adding a Dialog box to a column description

I was wondering if it is possible to add a pop up/Dialog box to column description? I would like to concerve space by allowing the user a "view more option" with a more detailed description of the ...
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Customizing dispForm of creating a “standardview” - SP2013

For every library there is a possibility for users to create their own view on documents (such as metadata filters). Because the "/_layouts/15/ViewNew.aspx" Form is kinda confusing for tons of users ...
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List Using Old Version Of SiteAssets Form

I am using this great method for customising my forms, and it has been working perfectly until today. For some reason whenever I update one of my forms (NewFormExpert.html), it is not updating on ...
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Visual studio 2015 debugging sharepoint 2013 webpart extreme slow and will hang always

I'm trying to create a webpart for sharepoint 2013 using visual studio in C# language. I'm developing the webpart on the sharepoint server cause I don't have office development kit on my local ...
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Missing CSS after restore

I just restored a SP 2013 Foundation site collection into another farm. The restore seems ok, but the web front end of the main site is totally missing CSS. The subsites are OK: they all are using ...
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How do I create an email trigger/workflow from SP list?

I need to have an email sent to users based upon not completing an action in a sharePoint list. For instance if a task status was blank or incomplete, it would notify the user to provide the update. ...
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Workflow Cancels When it Transitions to the Next Stage

I have a 2013 List WF below. All activities are running within an App Step because users only have Read permissions on the List. I know this is crazy but just go with me on this. As you can see in ...
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SharePoint 2013 responsive branding

I want to deliver SharePoint 2013 responsive site that affects all site collections in a greenfield site. I've seen resources that mention editing the master page and adding a css file but this would ...
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Term Store auto correcting URL

In the Term Store -> Navigation Node, I have a URL that contains a "%2f". When I click save, the URL automatically changes the "%2f" to a "/". I need the URL to stay exactly as I type it in the box. ...
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Horizontal Scroll Bar missing is some web apps

I have three web apps in a one WFE farm. I have not fooled with any CSS or javascript or master pages. In the first web app, the horizontal scroll bars work just fine. In the other web apps, I don'...
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Show SharePoint 2013 Calendar Views Individually in Outlook

I have one main calendar where I made different views (vacation, on-call, training) and then I put each view on the main calendar as an overlay. I know that you cannot show the overlays in Outlook. ...
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2013SP online - find all urls for each of the documents on site

I have a SP site that houses about 10,000 documents. I need to find a quick way to have this kind of report: Document title / Document url / DocumentID I need to create a quick link for ...
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Extend the Web Application and Alternate Access Mapping is same thing in SharePoint 2013

Currently, I am a little bit confuse related to Alternate Access Mapping. Could you please clear me about this "Extend the Web Application and Alternate Access Mapping is the same thing in SharePoint ...
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calculating days past since creation time based upon the real todays date changing daily

Does anybody know a way of showing days past on view (rendering of a page), since the day an item was created. I need this number for other calculations, to color format some usefull output. I see a ...