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“Assign To Do Item” action is not available in SharePoint 2013 designer workflow

I want to create one SharePoint 2013 designer workflow which should create one task for one user without any outcomes of the task like Approve/Reject. I just want to assign one to-do task so that ...
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Client Side Rendering a Field Type

I am creating a new form with the help of List Field Iterator, it works fine. The problem is that the people picker column is rendered in 2010 fashion and not 2013. I am looking for a solution which ...
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Can the Share popup be customized?

Is it possible to customize the Share popup so that a default message automatically appears in the include a personal message box? Ideally I would like to do this by adding code to a script editor web ...
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SharePoint mysite with follow feature

I have a SharePoint site with docs in doc library and i want to create a custom webpart with follow docs feature of SharePoint . so I realized to create a mysite in order to make my webpart working ...
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Click promoted links tile to reveal another webpart

I have two sets of promoted link tiles. I've placed each set of tiles in their own webpart on a webpart page. What I would like to do is: 1. Hide the second set of tiles, and 2. Reveal the second ...
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VS2013 Sharepoint Configuration Wizard not loading any lists

I'm currently working on a SP2013 dev environment and yesterday had to restart the server. After restarting I re-opened the project I was working on and when I tried creating a new workflow to ...
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Custom text styles for rich text editors load forever

I have created my own custom styles for rich text editors to replace the defaults. I have followed this blog post Here's a sample css style .lzpd-Style-Teaser { -ms-name: "Teaser"; font-family: ...
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Sharepoint 2013, cascading lookup/dropdown what happens with old data if data changes

Situations tend to change, so sometimes cascading dropdown menu's get adapted because they are no longer relevant ... My question is: what happens with metadata based on the old cascading dropdown ...
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Script won't load

I'm having some issues with a SP 2013 site trying to access through an F5 firewall. Everything works fine internally, but outside the network, Grouped Views won't even load and the Ribbon is ...
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Content Query Web App - Additional Filters Question

I am trying to setup a content query to look at documents checked out to [ME] so that users can see what files are checked out to them. However, the Checked Out To filter is not in the Additional ...
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Issue regarding string representation of SPUser object in SharePoint 2013

I am facing an issue in SharePoint 2013 regarding string representation of SPUser object. I am migrating my SharePoint site from SharePoint 2010 platform to SharePoint 2013 platform. I have a code, ...
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How to See Who Liked a Sharepoint List Item

Is there any way that I can see who liked a sharepoint item outside of the "hover the smiley face" and a popup shows the users who liked it? Ideally, I would like to export every single user who has ...
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Is there a way to preserve the Content Type Hub 's column setting (such as drop down choices) when using the CT inside a new site collection

This is my first time where i use Content Type hub. but i found this scenario which i can not understand:- i create a new Site collection (CSA) which act as a Content type hub. inside this CSA i add ...
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how to enable the calculated value using power shell?

We want to enable the calculated value option for the Date field,add some formula in that text box. can any one help on this?
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Programmatically get usage statistics for lists and items

I understand it is possible to get usage data for the web and a site collection, however, is it possible to get detailed usage data for every list in a site and every item in those lists ...
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What causes duplicates in my Employee Directory (People Search Results) page in SP2013?

I apologize in advance for being a newbie, but I'm charged with creating an Employee Directory. I'm using the instructions in this article, but I'm a little perplexed by the results. I have ...
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Folder based retention policy

I have a SP2013 document library in which I need to set up different policies based on date to where a document would be deleted. I found an OOTB solution but can only use that policy on one folder. ...
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Media web part in SharePoint 2013 (Office 365)

Adding a Media web part in order to add a video to a page only rarely allows the setting of the Behavior (Change Media, Change Image). Selecting Edit Web Part for the Media web part supposedly reveals ...
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Access Denied on second file upload

I have a document library in SharePoint 2013. I can only upload one document to it per session. When I try to upload 2 document per session, I get an "Access Denied" error. Why is this? ************ ...
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SP Ent 2013: Search Broken after URL change and SSL addition

We have changed how our new Sharepoint 2013 environment is accessed. Initially it was accessed via the internal network server name (ie: srv-sharepoint) over http to it's external name ...
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Excel Services In External Website

I'd like to render an excel workbook (specifically a pivot table) using Excel Services on our department's internal website and I am not sure how to do it (and I guess I am not searching correctly on ...
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How to save User Properties in WebPart on MasterPage

I am trying to create some sort of personalized Quicklinks which should be present on every page and containing links the user entered in there. Though it should be on every page it needs to be in ...
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Self-Service Site Provisioning (Mysites/personal sites) using Apps for SharePoint 2013 on prem

Self-service site provisioning in SharePoint online is comprehensively explained in this post but do we have similar process for on-premise installations? I would really appreciate deep insights on ...
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Navigation using Managed Metadata (Term Store) OR Add metadata navigation on custom page layouts

I am working on a SharePoint 2013, where i created a new Enterprise wiki site collection. the requirement we get from our customer is as follow:- we need to add 6 metadata columns for the wiki page, ...
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How to create nested folders in sharepoint 2013

I have a scenario of creating a kind of DMS using libraries. The scenario is i have to have multiple levels of folders of libraries based upon some category. e.g. HR Training of Staff Internal ...
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Help with Outlook and SharePoint syncronization

I am aware that the sync to Outlook feature in SharePoint is being removed this year, but does that mean there is going to be a better way to bring tasks, contacts, calendars, etc. together with ...
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Client-Side Save Event in Edit Mode

Is there any client-side event I can listen to when a user saves a page? I know how to detect the edit mode and I could add event listeners to save/check-in buttons, but it would be better to listen ...
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Item template doesn't include ListItemID?

I have a content search webpart and am using a modified version of the default Item-Picture3Lines.html template. The custom parts are to add our own "like" button. <div class="like-icon" ...
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Sync to Outlook Removal

I have read that in SharePoint tasks the sync to Outlook button is being removed this September, is there going to be a new syncing feature, or another way to achieve this function? Also if anyone ...
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Change the interval in which SharePoint and Outlook sync their tasks?

SharePoint only syncs with Outlook tasks in intervals and for our company it is better if we can minimize the time between each sync. Is there a way to do that in SharePoint? And how?
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How to change and learn guid of search result source with powershellscript?

I created search result source manually. I want to change and learn guid of search result source with PowerShell script. How I can do?
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Create Term using JSOM

I'm having troubles creating terms in a given term set. I'm using this code enter link description here and is creating the term in the term store but when i try to use the term it's like the field ...
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URL Encoding Error trying to access Infopath Form from mobile device

While trying out the default mobile view in my SharePoint 2013 site, I navigate to an Infopath Document Library, and then click on one of the elements, I get a URL in which SharePoint seems to not be ...
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Access ADFS-provided information in CSOM

I have hit a bit of a roadblock in some recent work, and I'm not sure how to proceed. Goal: be able to access a user's first and last name in JavaScript running in a SharePoint 2013 page, through the ...
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Search Result Block with Custom Managed Properties

I have a query rule that triggers the display of a result block. I have a couple custom managed properties I'd like to display in the result block, but they always show up empty in my display ...
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2013 Solution Migration

I upgraded a site with custom aspx pages from 2010 to 2013 and tried to save it as a template to move it to another SP13 farm but I keep getting an error. The content type name ' ...
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How does RBS work with crawling in SharePoint 2013?

If you're using RBS to externalize content from the content database, what happens when the BLOB content is crawled? Will it be pulled back to the content database, or will it remain in the RBS? Or ...
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how i can access the list forms that are being rendered inside mobile devices

I am working on a Team site collection and i enabled "Mobile Browser View" feature. Now inside the site i have issue tracking list. now when i access the list's new & edit forms from my mobile ...
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SharePoint 2013 and ARR not working

I installed and configured SP 2013 with 1 site and 1 MySite. Everything's fine. Now I installed an ARR according to different guides. From a client pc, if I modify my host file to IP_ARR ...
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SharePoint 2013 file upload with Jquery question

I am currently developing a page which users will be able to upload from their local machines files to a SharePoint 2013 server. Currently I have managed to experiment with the ajax calls and use the ...
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Promoted Results Best Practices

My current client has a dynamically-generated HR content system that is very difficult to index in Enterprise Search. They have opted instead to create huge and convoluted lists of promoted results to ...
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Button Background not applying to paging buttons

I've noticed when using the SharePoint Color Palette tool, that when I change the Button Background value the preview shows that the paging buttons will change with this color. However when I apply ...
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Adding Discussion board replies using REST API

Can anybody please help me by providing some sample code for adding replies to Discussion lists using REST API? I already have a look on this post, but the answered guy has given the jsom solution. ...
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SP2013 CSOM - 401 Unauthorized Exception from Server - What Feature/Service is the issue

I try to access a SharePoint 2013 Server via C# CSOM. The only thing I do is create the ClientContext, set the context.Credentials to my NetworkCredential, and ask for the Web Web web = context.Web;. ...
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Renaming a subsite (Name & change its URL) will not allow me to save it as templete

I was working on a subsite and i use to save it as templete without any problem, now i decide to change the sub site name and URL , so i rename it from CustomerPortal to CustomerportalTemplete. But ...
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Related Item link goes missing

In the collaboration library I added a Related Item to a document. However, when the documents are moved to a Records Center the Related Item link is removed. I tried another test by moving the ...
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Local App Deployment fails because of an invalid Service Identity

After debugging an provider-hosted App of mine on Office 365, I am now trying to debug it on a local SharePoint Farm. I created a new development site collection just for that and configured ...
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2013 Workflow missing when viewed from another PC

There is a similar year-old question with no accepted answer, so I though I would post this one with more detailed information. I created some 2010 and 2013 workflows using SharePoint Designer 2013 ...
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Is it necessary to configure Excel service application and secure store to view excel reports in SharePoint?

We are using SharePoint 2013. Now we need to add some excel sheets and excel reports onto the SharePoint page. So we have seen that there is a Excel viewer webpart. I was wondering whether it is ...
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Top Navigation Menu is hidden behind the silverlight webpart Sharepoint 2013

The top navigation drop down menu hides behind the Silverlight webpart. I've tried different CSS codes using script editor within the webpart but it still isn't working. I've tried changing the ...