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How to add Summary Links WP in page Layout in SP2013 Standard?

I'm coming to an issue : I want to create a page layout whith a Summary Links Webpart. I went to the design Manager I chose my layout I get the Snippet Gallery I get the Summary Links WP code I ...
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How to programatically export task list data to MPP file in SharePoint 2013

How to programatically export task list data to MPP file in SharePoint 2013.
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Is it possible to refer to a field hidden in current view from JSLink attached to current view?

I have the following JavaScript code attached to List's JSLink property: (function () { var coloringFieldContext = {}; coloringFieldContext.Templates = {}; ...
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Why is it recommended to create your lists in host web?

I went through many forums and blogs, all stating that you should store your data in host web. One of main reason they stated is because you can set permissions on host web list items which is not ...
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Can we add html 5 tags to sharepoint hosted app

From a SharePoint hosted app, I want to add some html 5 tags in my SharePoint hosted app which will be deployed to office 365 tenants. Is it even possible ?
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How can we send an email in sharepoint hosted app?

From a SharePoint hosted app, I want to send some emails in my sharepoint hosted app which will be deployed to office 365 tenants. Is there any code i can add in my app which will send emails to ...
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Error in pages: a cobalt blue error was thrown

While editing some standard Wiki pages, I have noticed this ugly pattern. Once in a while randomly but on all people and all browsers simply clicking on a page calls the A blue cobalt error was ...
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SharePoint 2013 external content type query

How can I see the SQL query made by an external content type? From Central Admin in the BCS service application I can see the list of all the external content types but not the query.
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Sharepoint hosted app - create a content type in host web

From a SharePoint hosted app, I want to add a list and a content type to host web - not app web. Please tell me how can I do so, I looked at several resources - none say anything about content type?
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Transform list item in Create New Item workflow

I have a workflow that creates a new list item in List B when a new item is added to Liast A. I use a simple Create Item in ____ (Output to Variable: Create) workflow. I want to change the value of ...
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Page Not Found Error After Deploying The Solution Using PowerShell

I am a novice in sharepoint 2013. I have created a Sharepoint 2013 Solution using "Empty Project" as my template and added two aspx pages. When deploying the solution using VS2012 the solution ...
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Placing a Logo over the Quick Launch left nav on Seattle Masterpage SP 2013

I'm trying to add a logo over the Quick Launch Left Nav. I am pretty much using the Seattle Masterpage. I tried using SharePoint Designer with Seattle.html but I just can't figure out where to slip ...
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Sharepoint COM: Field or property * does not exist after type conversion

I am working on a visual web part of SP 2013 Server that allow user to change the list column properties. Everything goes fine. The error is: when I change the column type, it was successfully ...
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Network Monitoring in Sharepoint?

Is there a network monitoring tool that displays in sharepoint? I'd like to be able to see some server status/network traffic kind of info. I'm interested in something free but am willing to spend ...
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DVWP greyed out in SPD 2013 for Pages using Custom Layout

I have a SharePoint 2013 site that has some custom branding and layouts. I need to add a DVWP to the Pages that have the custom layout applied, but the DVWP button in SharePoint Designer 2013 is ...
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SP2013: Adding commas to text fields

There's a lot of threads about getting rid of commas, but I want more commas. On the NewItem and EditItem screens, I have some number and currency textboxes. My users are entering values in the ...
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Save SharePoint list item view form as a word document

I have a view form in SharePoint 2013, and I am trying to create a button that will export the form into a MS word document. So really I am trying save a SharePoint form to a word file. Is that ...
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SharPoint 2013 - Can I add a Snippet panel from the Ribbon onto a Publishing Page?

Within SharePoint 2013, on a publishing page, in edit mode, is there a way for us to write snippet right on SharePoint publishing page rather than directly on the .htm custom page layout? I want to ...
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List does not exist when trying to startworkflowonlistitem from CSOM

Using SharePoint 2013 on Windows Server 2012 Standard. I believe this is an issue with permissions. When trying to start a workflow on a staging server, the following exception happens (as shown in ...
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How to find all documents tagged with same metadata as parent page?

Short description of my goal: I want to use metadata of a wiki page to find documents with the same metadata. The results should be displayed in a Search Results web part on the wiki page. My ...
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Web API / SharePoint

In an attempt to abstract the process of accessing SharePoint data, I would like to create a Web API application that can run server-side code (think, SP objects). What are some best practices for ...
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Editting a WebPart that is fixed to a PageLayout

I hope this is fairly simple. I have a refiner and Search Results WebPart that are fixed onto a Page Layout, when I go into edit page I would like to be able to edit the webpart as well. Is there ...
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SharePoint 2013 Site Template Issue while creating new Site

I have created a Site Template using "Save Site as template" SharePoint option. While creating a new site using the Custom Site Template facing the below issue. Previously I was able to create the ...
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How to filter a view item by Publishing date?

I'm currently working on a custom view, which has to show the 5 latest news modified in SP. My filters are on the content type, and on the type of news. My library is a page Library. Everything worked ...
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Custom Lists - set row background color in a list depending on a column value

Starting from this example: https://code.msdn.microsoft.com/office/Client-side-rendering-code-0a786cdd I would like to set the entire row background color depending on a column value.
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Find check out status of SharePoint 2013 wiki page

How do I find the check out status of a SharePoint 2013 wiki page? Alternatively, how do I find out any documents that are actually check out to me or "Exclusive" or locked to me?
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Email alerts discussion board

Is there a way for the user when creating a new discussion to select colleagues that they wish to email alerting them that there is a new discussion that they might be interested in? Can this be ...
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How to include css file in site template

I have created a team site in Sharepoint 2013 which I want to save as a template. I have modified some html in master page and home page of the site from Sharepoint Designer and created a custom ...
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Cross-Domain Calls in SharePoint - Comparism

Basic Example mysite.mysharepoint.com has clientside code that wants to access a list on mysharepoint.com due to whatever reason. the Same-origin policy forbids this Possible Workarounds SSOM ...
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Site search on emails will not show attachment and email in the same results

Here is an example: An email in the document library is titled "hoodypdf" and has an attachment named "hoodypdf.pdf". If I search for Hoody I get 1 result, the attachment is returned but not the ...
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auto populate data from one list to another list

**Basically i want to add items to 1 list based on columns from another list. so for example say i have 2 list, List 1 and List 2. List 1 has 3 colunms; Name, Address, Manager. List 2 contains 3 ...
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Types of site collections in SharePoint?

How many types of site collections are there in sharepoint. Host Headers ? Host Name Site collections ? What else ? Example of above ?
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Hosted App Out of box - No CSS?

Setup environment following this article, http://www.c-sharpcorner.com/UploadFile/22da8c/set-up-app-environment-in-sharepoint-2013-part-1/ Please note i delete an older zone in dns which i created ...
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SharePoint 2013 REST 401: Distinguishing Unauthorized vs. Unable to authenticate

I'm creating an application using the SharePoint 2013 REST service and I need to be able to distinguish a 401 resulting from attempted access of a resource the user doesn't have permissions for and a ...
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Unable to obtain private key file name for certificate with thumbprint

I am reinstalling Workflow Manager 1.0 in the SharePoint Server 2013. I have 3 servers that hosts Workflow Manager. I was able to configure a farm successfully in first server, then when I attempted ...
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Display Lookup ID into list view

How can I display the lookup Id (of a lookup field) instead of title into a list view? I am using SharePoint 2013 on-premise.
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How to Disable Tooltip from OOB Web Part

I have added a couple of OOB WebParts on my SharePoint Page. When I hoverover the mouse pointer over that web part, it shows some help (tootip text about that web part). I want to disable that ...
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Importing CQWP second time changed the Field name to a Guid

I have a publishing site in 2013, pretty much OOTB. It has a news section as well which is where I created a bunch of news articles and everything is published. I then went to create a CQWP on the ...
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Correct way of disabling a feature using PowerShell?

What is the correct way of disabling a feature using PowerShell? I'm gonna add a script to task scheduler that's deactivates the Minimal Download Strategy feature from all the new sites that are ...
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How to enable app SideLoading feature in sharepoint 2013 foundation

How to enable app SideLoading feature in sharepoint 2013 foundation ? I am getting path not found error when trying this, $programFiles = [environment]::getfolderpath("programfiles") add-type -Path ...
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List out all artifacts in SharePoint 2007

I am going to migrate SP 2007 to SP 2013 skipping SP 2010, before that I want to get the list of artifacts exists in the SP 2007 (eg: List, Lib, workflows, event receivers, etc) One important thing I ...
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How to delete host name site collection

How can I delete a host named Site Collection? Its 2013 SharePoint Foundation. I tried to create few but they didn't worked.
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Assigning Multiple People to Task

I created a Task app using SP13. Is there a way to add more than one more person per task without using a workflow? I have added a Person and Group column; therefore, the end-user can add the person ...
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Limited Access destroying my Access level strategy on one server, but is not there on the other

I have two Servers. One is "Server X", the other one is "Server Y". As far as I know (I didn't set up these) they should be equal. So I created a Site Collection on both and deployed my Farm Solution ...
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Make a listView webpart which uses JSLink to render content hard coded into the pagelayout

Using SharePoint 2013 on-line UI I have created a list-view web part and a custom JSlink to display content from a list in a menu style. I would now like to make this non editable and on every page ...
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Missing line breaks in multiline text field when placed in Page Layout

I have created page content type in which there is one field of type Multiple lines of text where I am storing comments of Page. I have created page layout and displaying the comments on page. But ...
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Import a Managed Metadata CSV into Term Store Management Tool with Shared Properties in SharePoint 2013

I have searched around for the answer to this question but don't seem to be able to find an answer. I am working on importing some Term Sets into the Term Store Management Tool from CSV which works ...
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Unable to hide the ribbon button using custom action

I have created one content type inheriting from Pages content type, and applied it to Pages library in publishing web. I want to hide the Publish button from the ribbon. To do so, I have created one ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Relevant Conversions in HashTagProfile don't show up if Hashtag is used in mysite

If somebody uses a Social Tag in a posting on a community site, this entry also shows up in the relevant conversations of the corresponding HashTagProfile.aspx. However if the posting is made on the ...
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“Start a task process” do not create tasks for all the users given in the recipient feild (SharePoint workflow 2013)

I have a problem that I want to discuss here and hopefully I will get some answers. I have recently created a workflow for a custom list (SharePoint online) in SharePoint Dsigner 2013. In workflow, ...