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How to implement a custom action to run code with access to the current item columns

I am using sp2013. I have a custom list which is using a custom content type. I would like to implement some link or button which is running some code. First you will need to select a listitem. In ...
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Issue with Modal Dialog in SharePoint 2013

Foll. is our code to open modal dialog in SharePoint 2013. It worked in 2010. In 2013, I have put a debugger and notice that the debugger wont go into the line after ExecuteOrDelayUntilScriptLoaded. ...
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How to create a linked data source with document libraries based on the same template?

I'm using SharePoint Foundation 2013 and I use SP Designer and Visual Studio 2013 to my needs. But there are several things which i don't get. I have a number of libraries which use the same ...
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Problem: Publishing image column shows URL of image

we have created a site column via powershell: $siteField=$spWeb.Fields["Floor Plan"] if(! $siteField) { Write-Output "Create new site level column Floor Plan of type - Image with formatting and ...
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Field not saving via form load rule?

I have a form that has a people field on it (Username) and a multi-person people field on it (Editors). A form load rule populates the Username field with the current user and another rules uses a ...
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How to Configure Searching in SP 2013

we have SP site in 2010 with huge amount of Data in it. We will be updating it to SharePoint 2013 very soon.so just wanted to know if it will create problem after upgrading , specially searching part ...
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Expanding ListViewByQuery Web Part stuck on “Working on it…”

I am using a ListViewByQuery in a custom web-part. If I set the CAML GroupBy to <GroupBy Collapse='FALSE'> (i.e. expanded), the webpart works fine. However, if I set it to <GroupBy ...
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Which site template do I use for SP2013 site for my requirement?

We are developing using SharePoint 2013. We need to have document library to publish excel files that can be then viewed via Excel Web Services webpart. We need to plan out the site and need advice on ...
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InfoPath 2013 Form & Capturing Email Address

Before I give up on InfoPath I am asking for help. I created an InfoPath form with two textbox fields. The form will be connected to a sharepoint 2013 document library. I am not sure if I have ...
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All apps downloaded from Office Store require username and password to view

I've successfully setup Sharepoint's Office Store, and have begun testing some of the app that can be downloaded for Sharepoint from the App Store. These apps download successful and function ...
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Sharepoint Library Corruption

I am experiencing an odd issue with my SharePoint 2013 environment. Running on RTM prior to putting the system in production, I was letting my users fiddle around with an SP site. They had edit ...
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Sharepoint Online Login to a specific page

Is there a way to set which page appears when you login. I'd like to login into sharepoint then immediately be redirected to the about me section. Basically when you go to the Office 365 login ...
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How to get content types available to a library using the REST API?

Using the REST API, how would I go about obtaining the content types that are available in a specific library in SharePoint 2013? I am aware that I can get the content types of items from a list, but ...
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Search Service App Pool will not stay running sharepoint 2013

I configured search on a separate app server. Everything went well but the app pool wouldn't stay running. I got the following error in the event viewer: Application pool ...
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Can I use a Search Security Trimmer Pre to deny access?

In SharePoint 2013: Imagine I have around 10 sites containing a document library and have created say 8 Active Directory security groups. Visitor/read access for each site has been granted to one or ...
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Where i can override the OnInit method

I need to write the following farm solution to override the InInit method as follow:- protected override void OnInit(EventArgs e) { var request = HttpContext.Current.Request; ...
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Disable “Quick edit” for list

How do I disable this function from XML? Anywhere in Content Type or List Definition or List Instance?
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Performance: SQL query vs SPListItemCollecion

A project I'm working on has me pulling lots of data from another SQL database (via a c# webpart) and I'm curious about the best approach to make it as speedy as possible. The two thoughts I had were ...
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SharePoint 2013 sp.js Getting the column names of custom list

*Edit* I have figured out how come the data returned for the columns was showing the wrong labels. The issue occurs when the list columns are created using the quick edit mode, as it allows you to ...
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SharePoint redirects to the site home page when I save an item with a Rich Text Field

Update - It seems the Cisco Netscaler is causing the problem. Now I have server access (and bypassed the NLB by going direct to the WFE) then everything is working again Solution - It seems Cisco ...
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SharePoint Online or SharePoint Server 2013

I have been tasked with understanding the pro's and con's of rebuilding our SharePoint 2010 platform. This could either consist of a 2013 local install upgrade or moving to Online. There are many ...
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Starting a Sharepoint 2013 Workflow via js file

I´m trying to start a workflow 2013 from a custom ribbon icon. I have configured an elements.xml file where I call the Javascript file. The problem is, that I get a JavaScript runtime error “Type” ...
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VS2012 won't deploy my SharePoint 2013 Workflow

Well, I have got the same problem as this guy with the equally titled thread. I want to add a SharePoint 2013 Workflow to my App Web. It is a list Workflow. Workflow Manager and Service Bus are ...
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Using Managed Navigation will display “Page not found” error when clicking on its links

I have an enterprise wiki library site collection, and for the navigation I define to use a Managed Navigation as follow:- But currently when users click on the left side managed navigation they ...
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Organizing my data under the metadata navigation term store

I am working on a Wiki library for our company. The idea of the wiki is to organize our work per department, then per project. For example for our financial dept we will have the following hierarchy:- ...
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Colour-Code the calendar in ALL views in SharePoint 2013 Foundation

I followed and completed the tutorials on how to make the events in the calendar colour coated to different categories (see image below) However when I view that calendar on a page which I assume is ...
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Authentication error when sending email from workflow but list alerts email work fine

I have a list. When a user enables alert on this list then he/she is able to receive email from SharePoint when someone adds a new item or change item. But emails sent by SharePoint workflow (OOB ...
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Paging in XsltListViewWebPart is not working perfectly when added programmatically

I want to place a list view of the document library using XsltListViewWebPart. My is as below: using (SPSite site = new SPSite("XXX/")) { using (SPWeb web = site.OpenWeb()) { SPFile ...
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SharePoint Designer 2007 / SharePoint Designer 2013

Can anyone advise if it's possible to run SharePoint Designer 2007 for an on-premise installation and SharePoint Designer 2013 for SP online on the same machine? Thanks
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Categories Dropdown Box (edititem.aspx)

I would like users to be able to select a pre-determined category from a dorpdown list rather than manually typing in their own category. The image below shows the current 'New Item' screen in ...
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A weird reaction to 'if-modified-since' header

What's the reason that SharePoint 2013 may process 'If-Modified-Since' header value in an invalid way? Case: I have a file A.txt in a list; I download the file and see the date XXX in Last-Modified ...
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how to customize OOB web parts UI

SharePoint 2013 brings a new concept of UI customization, via the JSLink, allowing to reconfigure the Web Parts UI aspect/behaviors, as exemplified by O'Brien here. Although, most of SPObjects ...
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Unable to paging in XSLTListViewWebPart programmatically

I want to display the document library's view on the page. To do so, I am using XsltListViewWebpart. My code is: XsltListViewWebPart documentView = new XsltListViewWebPart(); documentView.ListId = ...
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Apply OOTB Compsed Look

I have successfully created a feature to provision my custom masterpage to my site collection, with a feature receiver that applies it on activation, which also sets my custom theme, like so: SPTheme ...
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retrieving subsites from parent web using REST

I am trying to get all subsites from a parent web using REST API. I tried following query which shows "The page cannot be found". mysite/_api/web/parentWeb/webs
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How to handle app installed, uninstalled, upgrading events?

I am following this blog post http://blogs.msdn.com/b/vesku/archive/2013/10/02/ftc-to-cam-custom-actions-and-property-bag-entries.aspx On the video and the download it shows how to handle the app ...
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How to append sharepoint required parameters for APPS, in asp.net mvc apps?

According to the documentation for sharepoint apps, we need to always append the SP Host web url, so that the app can get the context from the host web. The Sharepoint Context provider and the token ...
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How to re-use existing Search Results from a separate custom web part?

I want to leverage the information in the current Search Results on other custom controls and web parts on the page. In this instance I am talking about either the Content Search Web Part or Catalog ...
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Whats new for list.asmx in sharepoint 2013

i am using 2007 list.asmx for updating listitem from a third party application, is there any substitute now in sp 2013 ...
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Updating to SP1

Pretty new to the SharePoint game. Thus far our SharePoint 2013 implementation has been RTM. I'd like to install the SP1 update. Some of the hotfixes that have been rolled up into it address issues we ...
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Get quick launch using CSOM (JavaScript)

On my publishing site I have changed its current navigation (quick launch) to use structural navigation, showing all items under current site. I see that the quick launch shows pages and sub sites for ...
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SharePoint 2013 App with Workflow and custom Task List

In my current project, I want to create a Workflow within a SharePoint App. This Workflow uses a History and a Task List. But I don't want to generate these Lists. I want to create my own custom ...
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Receivers event for if anything changed in the web [closed]

i am looking for if there is any receivers event as if anything changed in web, it triggers, it includes custom webparts and user controls
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Hide user presence contact card popup in SharePoint 2013

On hovering with the mouse over a user presence I don't want to display the contact card. We have used this to show user presence in a custom Webpart.
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Filter and sort related data from multiple lists

I've been working on ways to collect data from a few lists, do some calculations on it and set up user controls to filter/sort that data. Ultimately I want a web part (or similar) that a user can use ...
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SP Foundation 2013: Cannot Restore File From Site Collection Recycle Bin

On SharePoint Foundation 2013, I am receiving an error when attempting to restore a file to a document library from the Site Collection Recycle Bin (AdminRecycleBin.aspx). I navigate to the Recycle ...
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jQuery REST Results = “[object Object],[object Object] etc”

We are hiding the List GUI from our visitors on some landing pages in SharePoint Foundations 2013 and displaying instead REST data harvested from the applicable lists. Since SharePoint's REST has a ...
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how to find out when a user last visited?

I'm trying to figure out when a user has last visited.So let's say I logged out of my SharePoint intranet last night at 11PM, and this morning I logged back in at 9AM, I'd like to see a message saying ...
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Users added to AD group that has permission to site don't get permission

The SP Visitors group has an AD group with permissions. Users that already existed in the group when it was added have permissions but users that are added to the AD group afterwards don’t have ...
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Quich launch with siblings and items below siblings

How can I configure (change or develop) quick launch in SharePoint 2013 so that it displays the current site and items below current site, and current site's siblings AND items below currents site's ...