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2013 Workflow not progressing after task complete

I'm having some issues with a workflow we have recently created to help assist us for IT Change Requests. The bulk of the workflow involves assigning approval tasks to two users, which change ...
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A few SharePoint Beginner Questions

My company is moving towards SharePoint as a base ground for essentially an Enterprise System. Before we go into this (no one knows what capabilities or limitations SharePoint has) I had a few ...
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How to change the Variation Label Name in Sharepoint 2013?

In SharePoint 2013 site settings for a site, I have created a variation label name as "en" as shown in the image below within a red box. Now I want to change it to "en-us". But according to my ...
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how to set the permision for the document library in sharepoint

I am new to sharepoint I need to set permission in the document library SharePoint user Who upload the documents from asp.net page. I need to know how to set the permission in document library from ...
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Adding a button next to Share and Follow to open a application page

I want to add a button like "Share" or "Follow" next to Share or Follow button. I want button to open an application page preferably on same master page without redirect. As visible in this picture ...
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Sharepoint Hosted Apps - Why separate domain should be created?

Really, why? You said XSS. Ok, what is XSS? XSS allows me to execute maleficent script on different domain. So, from an app web I can't break something in a host web. But stop. I can request ...
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SharePoint 2013 File Shredding and RBS

I am looking for insight into how to change the File Shredding settings in SharePoint 2013. We leverage RBS for BLOB Offloading and want to increase the sizes of the chunks so they are more ...
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Filter ListView by Current User's City

I have a 2013 list view on a custom page. It is working with JSLink + all of the great OOB features. I have a city column in that list. How can I dynamically filter it based on the current user's city ...
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Sharepoint 2013 - Is it possible to copy an HTML Master Page without breaking it?

This might seem like a newb question.. but since Master Pages have all those custom ASP.NET Server Control IDs which will give errors if they are not associated with the original master page. Can ...
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Moving breadcrumbs location on page in sharepoint 2013

I've added breadcrumbs to my page using the method described here. I also have a top navigation bar with some jquery in place to prevent text in the topnav dropdowns from wrapping. I'd like to move ...
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How to add a site collection tempalte to the central administration?

I am trying to create a site collection template and put it in the "custom" tab in the central administration. In this way whenever i want to create a new site collection i will be able to choose my ...
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How do you tell if a site (SPWeb) was unsuccessfully provisioned programmatically?

I have an application that is running periodically using the task scheduler. The Application gets a list of projects from a database and checks to see if there is a corresponding sub-site in the ...
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Is it possible to deploy a Sharepoint Foundation content database to Azure SQL Services?

We are starting a new project and to be costly effective we need to use Sharepoint Foundation 2013. We are planning to deploy both Sharepoint and Database to cloud. For Sharepoint we will use a ...
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How to get list data to Excel to create chart with date filter?

I have to create chart from a custom list in o365 site. There is one column named "Due Date" in my list. I want only those records whose Due Date is today or gone, I mean Due Date <= Today. How ...
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<SharePointWebControls:UserField> in visual web part not displaying more than one users details

I have a list in which there is one user field and in the visual web part I want to display the data of that list. To view user's details I want to display the details in the way SharePoint displays ...
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Query rule, my documents with space

I have a query rule like this: http://screencast.com/t/ecFYmwDyhk3 More link goes to the following url https://be-prpsp029.com/search/Pages/My-Search-Results.aspx?k={subjectTerms} This works ...
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Web Part requesting web part manager that is present

I have a SharePoint 2013 publishing site. I have had to insert a web part directly into the master page. I am using Randy Drisgill's publishing starter master page. I have done this with many projects ...
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Could not load file or assembly 'DLL' or one of its dependencies. Access is denied

Hi im having an issue migrating our .NET 2.0,1.0 and 0.0 WebForms application in our new SharePoint 2013 where it always prompt in every applications. Could not load file or assembly 'App_Code' or ...
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Creating Access Apps in SharePoint 2013

I would like to find out more regarding creating Access App in SharePoint 2013 in term of: how far you can customize it? Security level. Is that using SharePoint security or other security? Do i ...
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How can i disable datepicker from sharepoint list date column

In sharepoint when we edit a list having a date column date picker is available.Is there any way i can disable, hide or remove that date picker.
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Launch Sharepoint Hosted App from a link in a webpart

You know, If it is possible to launch a SharePoint app from a webpart in the home page? I like to insert an image in a webpart and then when the user click on image or link the SharePoint app is ...
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Is there a way to have a notes section on a site and have those notes be saved to the document set?

We are trying to automate our funding process and we need a section where the employees can take notes for when they make their phone calls and verification. I have been trying to work with the ...
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Can I have People Search without using My Sites?

I have a request to create a custom employee directory. I plan to use search display templates linking to a custom profile page. I'm making the following assumptions: I have to setup My Sites ...
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SharePoint 2013 Workflow - Automatically goes to 'Canceled' state

Once I deploy the VS 2012 workflow and create a new List Item which will trigger the workflow. First I see is this Status Then after few seconds I see the Internal Status changing to 'Canceled'. ...
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Start Workflow programmatically from timer job

I want to start a SharePoint 2013 workflow from C# code. The code is executed when a timer job runs. I have the following snippen which works perfectly in "normal" sharepoint code but not when the ...
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SharePoint 2013 Single Sign On

What are the options and products (Microsoft) that are available in order to implement SSO. I'm facing a problem when opening office documents (from SharePoint library) the browser will prompt for ...
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Uploading a document for a site not created yet

I have a form which creates a project management site for user, user wants to uploads a document by uploading it to project management new site form. What can i do to upload a document to a site not ...
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Should we install SP2013 on Server 2012 R2

This is a doublon of this post. But since this post was answered, windows server 2012 R2 was released, and SP2013 SP1 (re)release. We are about to set up a new SP environment for intra/extra net. ...
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Same code is failing to check out on SP2010 but works on SP2013 on the same server

My .NET application heavily relies on SharePoint 'Check-in' and 'Check-out' operations. There are two servers: serv1 and serv2 On serv1, only SP2010 is installed. My code is able to check-out and ...
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master detail form with two or more lists

I want to create a new form to edit surveys (I have thought about two lists surveys and questions, a survey can have many questions) and I want it to be editable so user can add or delete questions to ...
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How to implement FBA in SharePoint 2013

What is the best way to implement FBA in SharePoint 2013.
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How to make taxonomy picker accessible for anonymous users?

I have a visual web part in which I have placed one taxonomy picker control to select the managed metadata for user. The web part is going to be accessed by the anonymous users. But when as an ...
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SQL Server Standalone and Sharepoint connected to a domain

I am currently in the process of setting up a client that wishes to use SharePoint. They currently have a Enterprise version of SQL Server 2012 running in a standalone environment and is not connected ...
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Sharing a site on a domain

I set up a SharePoint Foundation server on a domain. When I try to access the central admin site, it won't allow me to since the local Administrator account is not on the domain. When I try to ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Degraded Index Partition “index out of sync - catching up”

One of my Index Partition is showing as degraded, when i execute Get-SPEnterpriseSearchStatus -Text -ServiceApplcation <<application>> command i get following text Name : ...
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Moving Perf Point 2010 content to 2013

I'm trying to migrate PerformancePoint content from a SharePoint 2010 instance to a 2013 instance. I cannot do a database attach upgrade. All Google has shown me is that I can move the content from ...
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In SP2013 how to search a datetime property with querystring?

In my test SP2013 farm, on a page with OOTB search result webpart, I key in follow query string in browser: /sites/abc/SitePages/search.aspx?k=NewsArticleDate=2013/6/14..2014/6/15 It seems ...
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Is it possible to define distinct permissions per subsite?

In SharePoint 2013, I want to create several subsites on-demand and then associate users that will manage permissions in some of the subsites. Is this possible? Distinct permissions per subsite? ...
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Where are the uploaded pictures in the newsfeed saved?

When we upload a picture in the newsfeed (through the upload picture button) where does this picture go and where it is saved? Because, after some time the feed expires and stops showing the old ...
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Entity Manager with Sharepoint

I'm quite new to the Sharepoint universe and this might be a stupid question but anyway here's my problem Long story short : I have an application to make and in it I will have to manage entities ...
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Best approch to migrate SharePoint Site from 2010 to 2013

Best approch to migrate SharePoint Site from 2010 to 2013.I want to migrate site develop in SharePoint 2010 to 2013. What is best approach ?
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Getting wrong PageLayouts from site with variations

I have a site in 2013 with two variations: de-de and en-us. On feature activation, I try to get list of Available Page Layouts using following code: using (SPSite site = new SPSite(siteUrl)) ...
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Metadata navigation and Search reads from different sources, inside my parent site collection

I have an enterprise Wiki site collection, and it have 5 sub sites under it. Currently I found these two points:- When I am at the Site collection parent site, and I search for certain word, then ...
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Using user profiles in hybrid SharePoint 2013 scenario

I'm facing a challenge at a customer hybrid SharePoint 2013 project. The thing is that we have a on premise SharePoint 2013 site with custom webparts and custom code which show content based on ...
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How to get groups and their roles/permissions on each individual subsite, without including groups from child elements (such as libraries)?

Using CSOM and C#, how can I get the groups that have permissions on a site along with their roles, given that I have the name of the subsite? Language might be a barrier here, and I tend to explain ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Service Pack 1: Language Pack is missing

Today I wanted to update my SharePoint 2013 with SP 1. I´m using 2 WFE with SharePoint 2013 English and a German Language Pack. The Language Pack is installed on both SharePoint Server. My ...
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Set DateTime (utc) to listitem (CSOM, SP2013)

How to set UTC timezone to a listitem's DateTime field without executing query each time? This would be slow for many datetime fields and items: var utc = DateTime.UtcNow; var localTime = ...
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Autopopulate form fields based on selection in people picker column using JavaScript

I have a custom list where user fills out profiles of others. There is a People picker column for "Name of employee" and when the user selects the person(people picker) in the form, other details ...
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Permission Denied JavaScript Error

I am attempting to place page viewer web parts on one of my firm's intranet SharePoint sites. For some reason, the page that is loaded through the web part won't function properly. The page itself ...
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How do I archive/delete certain items from a list?

I am new at SharePoint and have been asked to delete items that meet a certain criteria from a list. How do I do that? Is there a way that they can be archived and not deleted (gone forever)? We are ...