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Profile Application update AD

I have a "working" User Profile Service Application in that we can export information from AD to SharePoint profiles, however we have a number of fields we want to push back to AD. I've configured ...
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Get a Content Type by Name (Title) using CSOM

I am applying a temporary fix to some CSOM code whilst a more permanent fix is given to me hence I want to create the equivalent of ctx.Web.Lists.GetByTitle("Contoso ...
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After deleting all nodes, QuickLaunch throws “You cannot call a method on a null-valued expression”

If QuickLaunch has nodes, the following causes the error "You cannot call a method on a null valued expression". If not, it carries on as normal. $nodes = $subWeb.Navigation.QuickLaunch write-host ...
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Available documentations about the “alerttemplates.xml” fields name and layout classes

I want to modify the default alerttemplates .xml alert template. But seems the only way to hide, display and change the components format is to know exactly the name of each components . Such as the ...
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Active directory user account images not syncing with SharePoint User Profiles

I am uploading the images in Active Directory and trying to sync them with User Profile Services (tried both Incremental and Full Synchronization) but still not able to retrieve the AD User Profile ...
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SharePoint library not to ask for document title

how I need to force upload.aspx to not redirect user to update title of document ? When user now uploads a document and click on upload i dont want user to update title but that is it. Any setting ...
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How to remove the item content from my alerts templete

I am working on a team site that contains an announcement list & also on an enterprise wiki site. i set a general alerts for all users to be notified when any item is added/edited/deleted . ...
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Access Denied with system account

I run some SP-Code within the System Acoount. But even with that user I still receive an access denied acceptioon. I also tried other user accounts (with admin rights) Error message: Attempted to ...
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Sometimes sharepoint 2013 survey doesn't work

Sometimes while user press finish button all his answers resets. I think it's problems with user browser, but i can't definitely say what kind of problems it is. Version: SharePoint 2013
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Updating metadata for Discussions and Replies in Community site in SP 2013

I have successfully created discussions and replies using code in my Community site on SP 2013 server. Actually i received XML files containing the Discussions and Replies along with the corresponding ...
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Site Collection admin getting error 'Sorry, this item hasn't been shared with you.'

I am getting this new error in chrome. I am logged into Windows with a Site Collection Administrator. I tried clearing the browser cache and passwords but no luck. This doesn't happen in IE or ...
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How do I add a photo to a form without InfoPath?

I on a 2013 site. I would like to add a photo to a form that was created within SP without using InfoPath. Is this possible? here is an example. This was created using InfoPath. Any information on ...
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SP2013 - Static item in Content Query Web Part?

On our main page of our SharePoint implementation, we have a CQWP called Spotlight. It's displayed as a banner slider with paging buttons on it. It will only ever show 7 of the most recent Spotlights. ...
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Can SharePoint 2013's local navigation menu be embedded in a web part? (or is it one that we can access?)

I have a templated master page that suppresses the local navigation bar. I am looking to make use of it for my site. I can start a new page fresh to get access to it, but I would then need to mimic ...
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Modify my SharePoint 2013 alerts' email body to provide a link to the item , instead of embeding the item content

I am working on a publishing site inside SharePoint 2013, and i set an alert for users to send them emails when a new page is created or modified. but the problem is that the alert email will contain ...
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Document Approval Workflow in SharePoint 2013

Firstly, apologies if this has been answered somewhere, but I have spent 2 days hunting through Google, including results here, and I haven't found an answer yet, so I thought someone here may be able ...
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How do “Send Alerts for These changes” works, inside “Alert Me”

I have a publishing site collection using the enterprise wiki, and then I have configured the outgoing email. Currently when users click on “Page Option  Alert Me” they will get the following ...
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SPO 2013 - Community site badges and reputation ranks

We are using O365/Sharepoint Online 2013. We have a community subsite in our root intranet site. In the community site we have the ranking/reputation points turned on and 5 custom titles + some ...
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Updating list item change it list item id?

If i update or any user in our extra-net update a list item it is going to update the item id of the list item ? If yes then how can i prevent it in list definition.
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Active Directory Import “No containers to display”

I am trying to configure Active Directory Import in SP2013, the problem is that on Add new synchronization connection screen I am getting "No containers to display" error after clicking "Populate ...
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Show Name field no work

I am adding modified by column in list definition but only account name is displayed, how display a name not account in my list ? <Field ID="{03324DBA-CT5C-2tr3-BWSS-1DIEKAERF£5D}" ...
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Create a People Search Result Source Using PowerShell

I want to set Type="People Search Results" and in Credential Information want to set default authentication using PowerShell. I have used below code to create result source but I am not able to set ...
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How do I prevent the SharePoint 2013 spell checker from making changes to my Content Editor Web Part code?

I am working with SharePoint 2013 client-side from the browser. I am using the button from the toolbar. If I specify a class within tags it is noted as a spelling error on publish or check-in. The ...
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SharePoint 2013 List View App Part - Display all views by default

I would like to display all of the select-able views. By default it shows only the first three views and then a "..." which can be clicked to display the rest. I thought I had stumbled across this at ...
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System resource usage seems unnaturally high on small deployment

SP2013 Enterprise, separate SQL 2012 server, single server farm, ~150 users The local SP farm has been extremely overtaxed lately (24/7) and I can't figure out why. Here's a shot of what the resource ...
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ERROR: Correlation ID: a4afb89c-b067-203a-c3a7-a8ab06a0b413

On the SharePoint site, we were seeing error in navigation in the quick launch. If we try to go to the navigation link in the site collection that failed as well. The error that showed up was: An ...
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Breakpoint not hit in SP2013 workflow

I have a VS 2013 workflow and am trying to debug it. I have installed Workflow manager tools for Visual studio 2013, seems to be fine. I've ran the configurator, but afterwards had to make some minor ...
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Unable to add site columns including (created By, Created date & latest version) to my Enterprisewiki content type or to my enterprisewiki page layout

I have the following inside SharePoint 2013:- Publishing site collection. I used the Enterprise Wiki template. Currently I want to add the following site columns to my EnterPriseWiki page layout:- ...
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Why does installing sandbox solutions with feature activation receiver on sp 2013 fail on dev machines

previously I asked on sandbox solutions in 2013 here and part of the solution was [...] coded sandboxed solutions will continue to work in on-premise SharePoint [...] Yet, I still could not ...
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Reporting Server Integration Feature will not be activated

I have very odd problem with Reporting Server Integration Feature. I have developed SharePoint Web Template. I have used Windows Server 2008R2 for developing and I have tested that my solution works ...
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Can Exchange connector for SharePoint 2013 index users emails?

Can Exchange connector for SharePoint 2013 index users emails? nothing mentioned in MSDN, it is all about public folders. http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/jj591608(v=office.15).aspx if it ...
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what is type of Lotus Notes connector for SharePoint Server 2013?

what is type of Lotus Notes connector for SharePoint Server 2013? is it Federated search or Content crawling? http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/office/ee556429(v=office.15).aspx
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hardware that be required to query a corpus of 40 million documents (15 TB) and 10 queries per second

I'm planning to implement Sharepoint 2013 Enterprise search. What hardware that be required to query a corpus of 40 million documents (15 TB) and 10 queries per second? which topology I should apply ...
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SharePoint Provider-hosted app: Can't call REST or use JSOM

I have an AngularJS web app that is registered as a Provider-hosted app on an on-premises SharePoint 2013 site (not Office 365 or SharePoint Online). The Provider-hosted app is hosted on a separate ...
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CAML query regex

is there a way to perform regex query with CAML? I have a string field (Display) composed by Name and Surname. I have a single search input. I wish to have these results *Display* match UserInput ...
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Calling SPWeb.DoesUserHavePermissions() for “outdated” user accounts throws SystemException

I'm facing problems when calling SPWeb.DoesUserHavePermissions() for outdated user accounts. Within a timer job I want to check if all users in SPSite.RootWeb.SiteUsers still have access to that ...
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how to add a view filter to check if the login user is inside a group,same as for [Me]

I have added the following filter inside a view:- Which will filter if the “Assigned To” field equals the logn user. But now if the “assigned to” field contain a group which I belong to, then the ...
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Activate solution is disabled for provider hosted app

I have a problem with a provider hosted app that I am developing for Sharepoint 2013 (Office 365). After I upload the app to Sharepoint I can´t activate it. The button in the ribbon is disabled. I ...
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Remove MySettings entry

I am using SP2013 I would like to remove the My Settings entry in the menu. I removed the Personal Permission on the Read role of Visitors group, but no luck. I have to disable it for all ...
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Using Code in SP2013 sandbox solutions

I inherited a sandbox solution deployed to an SP2013 and I am currently struggeling to add a new feature version. Somewhere I read that sandbox solutions are no longer soupported in 2013 - but I ...
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Restored Sharepoint site is missing

A Sharepoint Site Collection was restored on a fresh installation of sharepoint foundation on a server. Upon restoring the 22GB back up file, I am not able to see the restored site collection ...
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ULS realtime logging not returning anything

So, i was out of office for one day and Sharepoint gives up on me. I'm trying to use ULS realtime feed to see whats going on but it returns zero data. While navigating down to C:\Program ...
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Page Viewer does not display folders

I have just read this article but it was not helpful for me. Page Viewer does not display folders and documents. The page is right. But I can see Websites with the Page Viewer. I use Internet Explorer ...
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Search Verticals (tabs) not visible in 2013 & results are unexpected

I have configured search and created a site collection using search center template . Why cant i see the search verticals in OOTB ? like Videos,Conversation tabs etc Also if i type the entire word ...
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Globally configure search dropdown

I have created a custom result source "special results" at CA-level A search result page is created in the search center, searching only "special results" The dropdown in the search center displays ...
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SP13: Blank Space on Pages

I am recently changed the master page to have the page content to be centered. My focus for the centering was on the home page that successfully centered. However, navigating to the other pages the ...
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Powershell Automation of Workflow Visio Exports

In Sharepoint 2013 I'm working on a solution for automated backups at the list level (as opposed to full site backups). Thus far it's a two part solution involving powershell commands that would run ...
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set a users profile to default sharepoint image programatically

I am trying to create a custom web part which shows the current users photo and his name. Also i am giving two buttons one for adding an image and another for setting it to default image or removing ...
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Hide Shared With in a Modal Pop up Dialog

I need to hide or disable the Shared With button in the top ribbon bar of a Modal Pop Up dialog. I tried this CSS but no luck: #Ribbon\.ListForm\.Display\.Manage\.ManagePermissions-Medium { ...
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“Sync to Outlook” tasks from and to sharepoint for all users

Is there a way to activate "Sync to Outlook" from and to sharepoint for the mysite tasks for all our users? Every individual user can do it through the ribbon. But what if we want to activate it ...