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Javascript popup

I am using the below code to create a pop for pages. When you right click and select print preview, the preview is of the page behind the pop up as well as the pop. Is it possible to just preview ...
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Where can I host oData web services in SharePoint 2013

I can create soap and wcf rest web services and put them in ISAPI folder to host them, and SharePoint host them for me. Now I want to develop some custom oData services, how can I host them in ...
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Problems with SharePoint DelegateControl

We have created a Delegated control for People Picker. Implementation Details: We have a ascx control which is using jquery Select2 plugin. This control is calling some webservice to get details. ...
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How does SharePoints Information Management Policy delete items?

Stumbled across some deadlocks in one of our content databases that i could track down to some workflows wrecking havoc in a site collection by creating over a million of list items in multiple ...
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Using an XsltListViewWebPart in a Page Layout, pointing to a relatively located list

I am trying to create a page layout with an XsltListViewWebPart that, no matter what site collection or subsite you're on, so long as that web has a list with that name, it will use it. At the moment,...
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Authenticate users to SharePoint 2013 on primise from JavaScript

I am trying to connect my mobile app to on premise SharePoint 2013 server. I have followed some of the blogs on authenticating using JavaScript but all of them are explaining to connect SharePoint ...
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Filter List View on publishing page by current navigation term?

I'm currently trying to create a mostly dynamic intranet site using managed metadata navigation and a couple carefully designed lists & libraries. I successfully created a custom page layout, ...
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Document ID URL opens excel File write locked

We have some issues cause our users often are using the document id link. So when a document id link of an excel file will be opened the excel file is not editable. There's also no possibility to get ...
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Document Library Not Returning Correct Search Results

Created a document library, but the search bar isn't returning the correct results. It returns some of the items, but also includes other items that have nothing to do with what was put into the ...
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How to access subsite's groups with sitecollection context?

I have two sub-sites in my sharepoint site,SampleSite1 and SampleSite2 under Sitecollection called MainSite. http://xyz.sharepoint.com/sites/MainSite/ - SiteUrl http://xyz.sharepoint.com/sites/...
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SharePoint 2010 workflow issues after migration to 2013

I have an issue which has come up after I had a site in my companies environment migrated to SharePoint 2013 via the database attach method. I was not part of the migration at all from the technical ...
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view health reports in sharepoint 2013

in sharepoint 2013 why view health reports showing only slowest pages in http://xxx/_admin/HealthReport.aspx in this sharepoint farm it configured usage and health data collection service and enabled ...
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Sharepoint password email redirectory

My organisation works in a direct sync environment so all our Microsoft products are linked via one account. Whenever a user clicks "forgot password" an email will be sent to the helpdesk and they ...
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Multi Value select refiner customization

I am using multi select refiners in SharePoint 2013 search page which has "Apply/Clear All" options for each refiner. I need to provide a single "Apply/Clear All" option for all the available multi ...
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Collection has not been initialized(async)

I am trying to create with search(display templates). To return a list with only the followers. The following error is throwing when running: "Error: The collection has not been initialized. It ...
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How do I prevent clicking in-page links from pushing up the suite bar in Firefox in SharePoint 2013?

In Firefox, when I click a link in a page that points to an anchor in the same page, it takes me to the appropriate section of the page, but then it also pushes half of the top/suite bar offscreen. ...
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ListItem values changed when creating subsite from template

I have a problem where i have a template generated through "save site as template". With this template I want to create a subsite to a sitecollection. All is fine to the point when I look a list in ...
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Issues with Single Farm, Multiple Web Applications and Workflows for FBA Users

General Info We have three Web Applications on a single SharePoint Farm. Each Web Application has its own FBA (SqlProvider) Database, ConnectionString, Membership and Role Providers with distinct ...
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Refiners based on managed properties

I had a situation before where I could link meta data / site columns with managed properties to use is as a refiner in my search center. I created the search center subsite under the root site ...
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Copy element action

I am currently trying to implement a custom workflow where one can copy a list item in sharepoint 2013. This is what I did to achieve this: add a custom workflow ("copy list element") workflow ...
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SharePoint Search Results Does not Show Some documents

We have a problem as follows: 1) When we search for a particular document on a search center page, we get some results, but the document we are searching for is missing. 2) But when we perform the ...
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Business Data Connectivity entity namespace purpose

I've noticed that my BDC's entity namespace is a SharePoint website url. I have recently imported successfully our BDC during a SharePoint migration, and the namespace remains the same on the new ...
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Populate List Data based on selection in InfoPath form on load

I have a subsite named HR. Whenever HR Office goes to this site they should be able to see the requests for their approvals in a task list. I want to select any request from SharePoint task list and ...
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SharePoint 2013 Warm up script for Claims Provider

I tried this blog but I get and error with "Invoke-WebRequest : Invalid Uri. The host name could not be parsed." Can anybody help me resolve this issue?
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Which library do I have to include to use SPListItem in VBA?

I want to read and modifiy SharePoint Lists with VBA from within Microsoft Excel 2013. Unfortunately I can not find which library I have to include to use those commands like described here: http://...
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Target _blank added to anchors in Enhanced rich text column

I have a SP List with an Enhanced rich text column whose purpose is to store HTML content which is then used to create the global navigation. The problem is that target="_blank" is added to every ...
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Smooth scrolling with anchors on Sharepoint site

I have a SharePoint 2013 site which I am trying to include smooth scrolling using jQuery. There is a menu which becomes sticky after scrolling past, and each menu item should highlight as it goes ...
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Getting User Information with Add-In-Only-Authentication

I need to write a SharePoint Add-In (provider-hosted, CSOM) that has the permission to write entries in the hosts' SharePoint-List even if the user has no permission to do that. That's why I want to ...
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Site Owner \ Site members managed property has no Crawled Properties

Anyone have a solution for getting the site owner details in search? Also why the Site Owner and Site members managed property has no Crawled Properties associated with it.
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REST API SharePoint 2013 Document Upload

I'm working an on prem SharePoint site which I want to upload a document to it from a website. I can open up the IP from the site to allow for traffic. The site is built in PHP so I would like to use ...
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Syncing Multiple Calendar Views

I have a page with multiple calendars. Is there a way to synchronise the view of all those calendars, so that for example moving to the next month on one of them also moves to the next month of all ...
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why SPFieldUserValue is null

When I am trying to iterate SPFieldUserValueCollection I am not getting SPFieldUserValue value. But it is going to if condition and saying value is null. If convert field to MultipleAllowed= No and ...
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Subsetting production data towards virtual lab

We are currently thinking of setting up a virtual lab, which is essentially an isolated virtual network with an exact copy of all production components. By using specific port mappings one can access ...
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Using business intelligence to generate reports

We have a custom database and some web application for our clients, I will develop a interface for them to generate report(s). They will have options to select -- which will in result query a single ...
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Need help with SharePoint

Two times a day, a SharePoint snapshot starts up. - In the SQL Server Log this message appears; 12/31/2015 9:11:45AM Starting up database 'WSS_INTRANET_AZDOA_GOV_20151231_161138_1989585'. When ...
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JSOM: Can we query Renditions?

Can we use Javascript Object Model to query site renditions available in SharePoint 2013? If yes, I couldn't find an example how..
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Inflated query count in OOB query reports

I am relatively new to SharePoint and am analyzing the search reports for our new enterprise search solution. I am noticing that the query counts appear to be inflated. A query is counted once for ...
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Need a Choice column in a custom list for selecting “Language”

I have a custom list in SP2013 subsite and I need a choice column for selecting the language type i.e. English,French,Spanish etc and this selection of language should change the language that is to ...
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How to write an application page it do the function of OfficeExportPage and UnsecuredLayoutsPageBase

We deployed BI reports using performance point services to SharePoint BI site. When user try to Export to Excel, the page redirects to OfficeExportPage.aspx and ask for authentication for anonymous ...
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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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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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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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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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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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List Content types not getting updating while adding a site column to already deployed site content type using elements.xml

I have a site content type deployed through element.xml and is used inside lists. I added one site column and referenced that in content type. So my element.xml looks like below <?xml version="1....
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How to modify SharePoint list settings to allow Group Only listings using AD?

Sorry if the title is unclear, but what I am trying to do is get my site to show only the AD groups (it has options for Person Only, and Person and Groups), I would love to have a way to modify this ...
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Changing the Local settings & Time format inside the regional settings for my site collections

I have a web application which contain 3 site collections, now users were complaining that the date format inside the list items are being displayed on different formats, some items have dd/mm/yyyy ...
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Mail won't send - specified string is not in the form required for an e-mail address - SSRS Subscriptions

I am running SharePoint 2013. We use Exchange Online for e-mail. Because we have this set to require SSL, and SharePoint won't send mail with SSL, I have a local SMTP relay set up on the SharePoint ...
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Variations and column names

During the propagation of a custom list of items (created with XML scheme based on a native list template), the fields of the target variation of the columns are delivered in the language of the ...
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is it possible to bring in sharepoint image picker in html

I am having a content editor webpart which references to a html file I have input box for entering the path of the image. It will be saved in webpart properties. Now is it possible to bring in ...