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Error Object Moved To Here and Reusable WF Templates Don't Appear in Designer

I am getting an error shown below when attempting to open a site in Designer 2013. I never had this problem before but when I turned my laptop back on and then attempted the same operation that ...
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SharePoint 2013 Lookup field and workflow

I have currently the problem that I can not see in a workflow the additional fields from the lookup colum. Although I see my field lookup, but not the additional fields. Why the whole? I have on a ...
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Access denied for user after migration from different site collection

I'm working on migrating users from a forms based authenticated (not windows) site collection to another. Even though, all the users and all the permissions have been copied, an access denied error ...
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Background Image Size limited to 150kb

I am very new in SP 2013. I tried to change the background image but it won't because the size of the images is limited to 150KB? How do I control the size of the image? or increasing the size of the ...
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Lookup columns and count related in workflow

SharePoint designer 2013 with SharePoint 2013 list. I have seen great feature using the Lookup columns and count related, however, how to get the value of the Lookup - (count related) with a workflow ...
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how to disable export to excel feature in BI dashboard web part in sharepoint 2013

how to disable export to excel feature in BI dashboard web part in sharepoint 2013 these dashboards deployed using performance point services and using SQL server Analysis services datasource. i ...
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NullReferenceException When Clicking a Task in Workflow Designer

When I click on a SingleTask activity in Visual Studio 2012 Workflow Designer I get the following exception: ------------------------- Workflow Designer ------------------------- ...
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FBA with two factor auth

I know the question is short, but I have never done this before, on SP2013 on premises. I need to configure FBA with 2 factor auth, can anyone guide me in the right direction.
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Can I show all possible results in Search Result Web Part?

I have a web part page with three web parts: Search Box Search Results Refinement When I load the page, I get the "Nothing here matches your search" in the Search Results web part and the "We ...
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PDF conversion version issue

I am converting word files to PDF using word automation service using event receiver ItemCheckedIn event. I have selected major-minor version settings in Versioning Settings. in The code works fine ...
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What influences the deployment speed on SP2013?

I have an Hyper-V machine running Sharepoint 2013 connected to an hosted server with 16GB ram, where the database is installed for that Sharepoint server. I wanted to improve the local deployment ...
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View count for a video embedded on SharePoint page

I have a page created on a SharePoint site, on which a video has been embedded. I have full control over that site collection only. No access to Central Admin. Is there a way where I can know, how ...
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Enterprise license required for modifying workflow initiation forms?

We're running a SharePoint Server 2013 Standard farm with Standard CALs for all users. Within a few site collections we're using ootb list workflows (2010 engine; no reusable workflows). For some ...
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SharePoint site Keep Asking for password After IISRESET

Even Many Question Regarding SharePoint Prompting for password again and again but,Even I can't find Exact solution When IIS reset to cache clear, site working fine ,but after some time same ...
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Setting up a development environment

I am trying to learn how to develop web parts and custom solutions for SharePoint 2013. I am running into issues in building an environment suitable for development. I have installed VS2015 along ...
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The Audience URI could not be validated

I have two load balanced WFEs. My site is using Form Based Authentication (FBA). There is also two load balanced Proxy Servers in between. Let's call my site www.example.com. So if someone opens my ...
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How to add a confirmation to powershell script?

I have a script to undeploy my solution and I want to simply add a confirmation message. I found hundrets of blog entries, how to remove a confirmation via -confirm:$false parameter, but I find the ...
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Workflow Task Completion Conditions

I would like to prevent a task from being able to check as finished by a user until a specific field on an item in another list is filled . So I add an if statement in the completion conditions of my ...
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SharePoint Rest api to get a single user profile property [duplicate]

I'm trying to retrieve a single user property from a jsom script. The property is a custom one, not in the default schema. When I retrieve ...
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Farm Solution. List Instance and List Definition in different Solutions. Differences in schema.xml

I have two farm solutions. One is an old version, where I created some lists. So in the Solution (Visual Studio) I find my List Definitions, as well as List Incances. Listname -ListnameInstance ...
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Permissions to upload InfoPath form to document library

I have an InfoPath form that has been published to a file share. Users fill out this form using the InfoPath client and print it. There is no need to store any data. Now I have the requirement to add ...
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File permanent links, across multiple versions

I need to implement the following in SharePoint 2013. Any pointers for the appropriate features to be used to fulfill these needs would be appreciated. My client has a large file repository, which, ...
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Site collection 404 error after a while of doing nothing

I have a newly created SP 2013 Foundation install. It has three site collections, (//copv-shrpt-02 , //copv-shrpt-02/sites/ar , //copv-shrpt-02/sites/ap (http: omitted)) in three separate databases. ...
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SP2013 on-prem how to check if search service is working?

We have an onsite 2013. Our team doesn't have access to central admin. We are using cross-site publishing and a lot of display templates -- as well as some ajax and spservices to query the search ...
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Where is the certificate location to be stored?

I created a sample provider hosted app as per microsoft's tutorial using my local box as the remote web server. I am now trying to deploy this project to our staging web server and keep getting the ...
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How to get user who approved item and output to a separate list

I have a Designer 2013 WF that when the checkbox called Audit Item is set to yes then it would output any audit information I have to a separate list called Audit Report. Please see below for logic: ...
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prevent re-writing of relative links in .MHT files

SharePoint does a great Content Management job of controlling links in .ASPX, JS, HTML, TXT and whatever files. We are now bit by this proces I think. We reveive .MHT files (Microsofts old stuff the ...
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How to remove workflow associations/subscriptions

Is there any method available in CSOM to delete workflow subscription from site. I tried with WorkflowDeploymentServiceDef.DeleteObject() and WorkflowDeploymentServiceDef.RemoveFromParentCollection() ...
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Workflow Task without action/outcome

I would like to create and assign a task item to a person within a workflow. But the person should not be forced to enter any data or accept the task or anything else. The task should only be an ...
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How to Stop and Restart multiple tasks workflow?

I have 3 workflows: W1 is started on item created; assigns consecutive tasks to users and checks whether each task is completed before it assigns a new one; W2 works on the task list of W1 and is ...
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Best approach for creating a template of a site collection in a new base language

Our client has an on-premises site collection with a publishing portal at root web in English that they'd like us to use as a template for setting up a set of new site collections where the base ...
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AngularJS - Problems with ng-click

Following Angular Code does not work in SharePoint 2013 - On my local Machine it runs perfectly: <div ng-init="value = 'off'"> <button ng-click="value = { 'on': 'off', ...
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Set Default user when EnsureUser fails

I made the following Powershell script to check if a user exists in Sharepoint 2013: $siteCollUrl = "http://my-sharepoint-site" $spSourceWeb = Get-SPWeb $siteCollUrl; $test_user = ...
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How to check SharePoint Installed in “SharePoint integration Mode”

Is Reporting Service Integration Mode available in the server farm or not. How to check? Environment: SharePoint 2013 Enterprice SQL Server 2008 R2
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Create Indicator List in SharePoint 2013?

How do you create a KPI Indicator List as required by the Status List (Business Content) Web Part? This article suggests they're no longer supported (but link to MS site is broken). The article ...
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Break permissions and assign a group at top level of document library using powershell

How to break permissions for a folder at the top level of sharepoint library and assign Sharepoint groups ? I dont want to break permissions for sub folders only the root folders needs to breaking ...
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Saving and fetching DateTime values

I have now confused myself how the SharePoint SPListItem DateTime field values should be set and fetched. I'm doing comparison of the dates, and running into issues probably due to me doing double Utc ...
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SharePoint 2013 - PageLayout required field error message - Change Text / Color

I have pagelayout, there are certain required fields. Default error message for required field validation is "You must specify a value for this required field.". Its default color is dark grey, I ...
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Upload files to document library with file properties

I am using the following script in powershell to copy documents from a file directory to a Document library: [System.Reflection.Assembly]::LoadWithPartialName("Microsoft.SharePoint") ...
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SharePoint 2010/2013 resource throttling question

As I understand SharePoint resource throttling for large sets of items was introduced in SP2010 to safeguard against SQL table locks by massive queries from SharePoint. I have 2 questions about this ...
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How to edit Create Item In List action task after the task has been completed?

I created a workflow which uses the Create Item In List action to assign custom tasks to users (such as fill in new employee details in a task form, then HR completes this task and 2nd task for giving ...
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Generate Report Based on View of List Data

I have data in a list. One of the views has the data grouped by a column, so I have it looking the way I want. Requirements for the report: Have a front page with the name of the report, date, etc. ...
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create a view to display events that are modified from yesterday 10am to today 9 am

create a view to display events that are modified from yesterday 10am to today 9 aM. I would greatly appreciate any help.
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How to restore inheritance of just the role definitions (“permission levels”)?

I'm facing a site collection where both role assignment ("permissions") inheritance and role definition ("permission levels") inheritance has been broken. The role assignment inheritance can be ...
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SharePoint web site asking for authentication in iOS and Apple mobile phones

We published our web application to the internet and it has publishing featureless enabled. I edited the compact.browser file in this path: C:\inetpub\wwwroot\wss\VirtualDirectories\<web ...
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Sharepoint 2013 OOB permissions user group

I have a simple query. I am Site collection administrator in one SharePoint SC. I created a group as SCA with owner permission. I have an ID which is added to the group by Me . Now when I try to edit ...
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Can we access the sharepoint 2013 list from another web application using CSOM

I have to access the sharepoint 2013 list from the site under another web application in the same farm. Is it possible I tried it but, it is not happening. Both the web applications lie in the same ...
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Inherit code file in custom application page within module

My application page code <%@ Assembly Name="$SharePoint.Project.AssemblyFullName$" %> <%@ Import Namespace="Microsoft.SharePoint.ApplicationPages" %> <%@ Register ...
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SharePoint Library Search Doesn't Work For ID

In SharePoint 2013 the inline/insitu list search doesn't search by List Item ID - is there a way to fix this?
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Show Forward/Back (e.g. Next 30) arrows at top of list?

How do I configure a SharePoint List View/Web Part to display the Forward and Back list paging/navigation arrows at the top of the view (as well as at the bottom)?