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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 ...
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Update ServerTemplate ID of list instance?

I have created a list template in VS but I need to change the ServerTemplate ID (aka Type ID aka TemplateId ). Of course updating and deploying destroys the instances already in production. I ...
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KeywordQuery Not returning Documents

My query is set to return both List Items and Documents. contentclass:STS_ListItem OR contentclass:STS_ListItem_DocumentLibrary When testing my query inside SharePoint the return results are ...
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SharePoint 2013 Top Navigation increasing the size width of the menu drop box to fit text using JQuery

I have made the borders visible for the top navigation menu items. When the size of the text is not long the text appears to be fitting the menu drop box, However when the size increase of the text, ...
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SP2013 Restore inheritance on document library

Restoring Inheritance on a document library would break unique permissions on childs ? I have a site XX, inside, a Document Library A, with Folders A1, A2 and A3. A1, A2 and A3 have unique ...
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Users getting access denied, until secondary alias is set

I am facing a bit of a strange issue, let me try to elaborate. There are three users Normal user Admin user Secondary admin Pro-grammatically I am provisioning site collection using below code: ...
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Sharepoint server 2013 conversion of .doc to pdf

In SharePoint 2013 i was convert the .doc and .docx document to PDF. when we are converting to PDF in document library we are storing some field values like ContractID, DocumentType. converting ...
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Button that changes yes/no field to trigger list workflow

I have a task list that I have created a customised 'newform' for. I am hoping to add a button to this form which when clicked will change a field from no to yes (for the current item). This change in ...
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Org Charts in sharepoint foundation

can someone recommend some software for creating and maintaining org charts in SharePoint foundation 2013. ideally should be free :) easy to edit, and allow picture images to be inserted. thanks D
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Can I force “quick launch” sidebar links from home page to all sites and sub-sites?

We have an SharePoint Foundation 2013 setup. At the home page quick launch bar, we have 20 odd subsites, with other subsites off these. Can I force SharePoint to keep this quick launch bar visible ...
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How to escape special characters in a KQL query?

In a list I have a column with these values : MyField ------- foo.A foo.B foo.* I want to search for these values. I've plumbed all managed properties and crawled content. If I search ...
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Access Sharepoint from console using token

I want to access a Sharepoint 2013 / office365 - site from a console application using OAuth-token I saved earlier using a provider hosted app. I already can connect using credentials: using ...
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Document Library Vs Asset Library

Is there major difference between Document library and Asset Library in terms of functionality, Workflows, Document Sets or any other? I got a task to create document sets which may hold word, pdf, ...
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KeywordQuery: Seach Multiple Content Types

Is it possible to search multiple content types with KeywordQuery? ContentTypeName: Content Type A AND ContentTypeName: Content Type B
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What is Hidden lists in sharepoint and relation with managed metadata

Hi what is hidden list in SharePoint 2010 and 2013? and how it is link with managed metadata service application.
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Open with Explorer not working in HTTPS

Open with Explorer does not work in my SharePoint 2013 environment whenever I am browsing via HTTPS, it does work when browsing with HTTP though. Is there any settings I could check or modify in the ...
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Can word stemming be tuned to fix incorrect results?

I'm tuning search in an environment running on SP2013 on-prem, Finnish as main language, and there are some search terms that are clearly not properly handled by word stemming. One special case where ...
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Site provisioning wizard?

I am using SP 2013 on prem, and need to create custom wizard for creating site collections. I can use old school method of using an application page with c# etc, but I am instead looking for "the ...
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Is it possible to open application page in sharepoint designer?

I created custom application page using OOB in layouts folder. Is it possible to open this page in SharePoint 2013 designer?
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Fonts not found issue

I am adding my custom fonts to my SharePoint site. I have put my fonts in hive folder. This way I am able to load fonts much faster than any other way. Everything works fine except '.woff2' fonts ...
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How to Migrate SharePoint server 2013 to SharePoint server 2016?

Please any link for this how to Migrating SharePoint server 2013 to SharePoint server 2016.Thanks in Advance.
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How to add Previous/Next buttons to SharePoint blogs posts?

How to add Previous/Next buttons to SharePoint blogs posts so I can navigate to previous or next post ?
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Multiple List Search with KeywordQuery

Trying to search specific lists by passing in the list paths. path={0}+path={1}+path={2} Is this possible? Dose the above code look correct? No results are currently returning.
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Sharepoint 2013 : Publishing site - Edit page stuck in loading

When a user clicks on the Edit Page button the loading notice in the upper right of the page appears and it just sits there spinning. After 2 or 3 minutes an error message is displayed on the ...
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How to change default view for SharePoint Document Folder

I would like to change the default view for a SharePoint list. Currently, it organizes the list by the name alphabetically. I want it to organize it by time modified (newest to oldest). I already ...
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Assign a task to a group - task not created, email not sent

I am using a custom workflow and I have created two groups: Group A - composed by me; Group B - composed by my superior. There is a "Assign task" action in my workflow. It is assigning the task to ...
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KeywordQuery QueryText proper syntax formatting

How would I format my QueryText. I have multiple List paths. I want all items returned in the lists that i provide. example: * AND path={0}+path={1}+path={2} Also, How do I include the columns ...
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Page Viewer Web Part will not work when i access my SharePoint sites using https

I am working on sharepoint server 2013 web application. and i added a Page viewer Web part which is showing an external system. the url for the external system is (http://HRWebApplication). now when i ...
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Adding the Title field to the new document set form

I've been searching this for days and can't find an answer. Lots of folks seem to want to know how to hide or remove the title field. I need the opposite. For some reason, for document sets only, I ...
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SharePoint 2013 PowerShell - how can I remove 'limited access' permissions from a DL?

quick backstory, this site was migrated from 2010 to 2013 using the Share-Gate migration tool. Now there is this all users AD group that has all ad users in it, and since we broke inheritance on the ...
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Calculated Field with formula DATEDIF

Im working with a calculated field and using a formula to retrieve the difference of the days between two dates, DATE1 and DATE2, my simple formula is: =DATEDIF([DATE1], [DATE2],"d") It works fine ...
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Discussion Board - categories

I ran into a situation where user created a discussion board with "categories" and they have views created to display the respective categories. So far so good. BUT seems like when a user responds to ...
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Web Part form links not working

I have two web parts where clicking the title(link) does not bring up the details. They also don't have the +new item at the top of the page (not sure if that is relevant). We have been searching for ...
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How can you minimize export time on a large site collection?

I'm attempting to perform triage on a 1.5TB subsite in SP2013. I've reduced content as much as the business unit will allow, and my next step will be to move the site into its own site collection ...
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spSiteDataQuery vs KeywordQuery

What is the difference between spSiteDataQuery and KeywordQuery? My goal is to search only a number of specific lists by their list GUID. The specific lists I need are both Generic List and ...
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SEO page properties for internal sites

Does changing the SEO properties on a page for an internal only site make any difference to that pages ability to be found the normal search functionality?