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How to host SharePoint provider-hosted Apps using ASP.Net

I have created a SharePoint provider-hosted App from Visual Studio 2012 template. And now I want to move my Host Web to existing ASP.Net web site. What steps should I do to migrate VS template for ...
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Achieving consistent branding for all SharePoint 2013 sites

I see that a lot of the discussions and documentation tend to be focused on branding solutions for publishing sites and understandably so. We have a lot of other types of sites too (e.g. communities, ...
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sharepoint list displays items normally but after klicking it runs into item not found exeption

I have a normal SPList with some items in it. As you can see everything works fine. When I click on a list item, I run into an exception: How is that possible? edit: I should mention, that ...
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Custom List Display Form doesn't apply to all users

I created a custom Display Form but only system admin can see this change. I set the disp form as default disp form and checked in. What else should I do? Thank you.
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Is it possible to import/export list from Sharepoint 2013 to Sharepoint 2010?

We have been using SP 2013 for its ease of use when it comes to developing workflows especially the copy & pasting thing in SPD. But our main production environment will be using SP 2010 for it's ...
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How to get rid of the “Edit links” link in the top navigation (SharePoint 2013)?

I have a top navigation on my home page which holds links to subsites. Only on the top navigation on the home page, it shows a link called "Edit links" at the end of the navigation. Upon clicking it, ...
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Is it worth buying SharePoint Conference videos?

I understand this is not really a useful community question. Pardon me for that. The MS SharePoint Conference videos are available for 200$. I was wondering, if it will be really helpful to purchase ...
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Sharepoint 2013 custom toolbar in list definition (VS 2013)

i've a problem with the customization of the toolbar in a list definition created in a custom view. I write the following code: <View BaseViewID="4" ...
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Does Sharepoint 2013 support IFilters?

Earlier I asked how to register custom IFilters with Sharepoint 2013 and there're no answers. What bothers me is I can't even find evidence that IFilters are supported in this version. All the search ...
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Tree View for Document Library doesn't work

I have two column. First column is the nav part but it's empty. My doc library is in the second part. What's wrong with my code? The Id's are true. My tree view code: <table style="width: ...
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Replacing Ribbon.ascx with a custom version [2013]

I'm working very deeply in SharePoint 2013 branding and I finally figured out what the <!--SID:02 {Ribbon} --> snippet actually brings in -- the code from ~/controltemplates/15/Ribbon.ascx but ...
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Can I use the People Picker in a MVC 4 provider-hosted app?

I'm building a custom app that exists almost entirely outside of sharepoint, but I'd like to be able to use the people picker. Is that possible? I'm seeing some rumblings that sharepoint controls ...
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SharePoint Wiki Versus SharePoint Blog for building a knowledge base library for our company

I am new to SharePoint and after reading about the available features inside SharePoint 2013 I have decided to either:- Build a Wiki Site using the Wiki Page Library OR to use the Collaboration -> ...
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Unable to uninstall SharePoint 2013 Workflow manager

I got a problem with my SP2013 Workflows so I decided to uninstall and reinstall it. At first I wanted to disconnect my my server from the farm, but this failed 'cause I can't start the Workflow ...
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How to display Bing Map in Callout Popup as it display in SharePoint 2013 for GeoLocation Field?

I have to display Bing Map in Callout Popup as displayed in SharePoint 2013 Geo Location Field. NOTE : I have to use Out of the box Geo Location Field and take value from that field. I am using it in ...
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Modify List Forms with SP Designer 2013

I want to change the width of the fields and make the picture links viewed as an image not as an URL in the Display Form. I can modify list views with SP Designer but I don't know how to modify the ...
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Report Viewer Web Part Alternatives in SP2013

We have a need to upgrade from SP2010+PWA to SP2013+PWA. Our database server will be SQL Server 2008 R2. According to Technet, the SQL 2008 R2 Reporting Services add-in for SharePoint isn't ...
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Multiple Content Search Web Parts 2013 Bug

I've encountered the following issue with the Content Search WP which occurs when more than one CSWP is on the page. The following single threaded mode error occurs sporadically. ULS logs throw no ...
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Customing the newform.aspx of a list using jslink in SharePoint 2013

How do I customise the newform.aspx of a list in SharePoint 2013 using JSLink? A lot of examples seem to be for customising list views. I can't find anything that explains how to customise the new ...
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SP 2013 Workflow Needs to Calculate Due Date using Payment Terms and Date Received

I have a due date in one list that needs to be populated by a workflow to calculate the date received plus the payment terms. So, if the date received is 4/3/2013 and the terms are 30 then the ...
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Cannot get started with learning SharePoint 2013

I am new to SharePoint in general and I am going to start a new SharePoint 2013 project. I have registered with plursight training and I have attended some online sessions with them in addition I have ...
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Redirect in Event receiver SharePoint 2013

My question was simple in SharePoint 2010 but in SharePoint 2013 is complicated! In 2010 I could redirect user by setting properties.Status and properties.RedirectUrl. Now RedirectUrl and ...
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Using the SocialFeedManager object in remote event receiver

I'm trying to create a remote event receiver that will update the social feed of a user when ever he adds an item to a list on SharePoint Online. I've initiated the client context object using the ...
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What's the procedure for registering an IFilter with Sharepoint 2013?

I tried to register my custom IFilter with Sharepoint 2013 to no avail. I "creatively varied" the registration steps that worked for Sharepoint 2007 and Sharepoint 2010 but without success. Is there ...
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Site collection locked & stucked in read only mode

I do have a SharePoint (2013) site collection that is stuck in read only mode due to a backup that was either interrupted or didn't terminated properly. I'm unable to unlock from : Site Quotas and ...
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Callout Popup is not working in App Part

I have to display a popup as in SharePoint 2013 which is called Callout popup. for that I have to use callout.js file in my code. I have tried it with Content Editor Web part and it is working fine ...
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Add Connection is empty-External Content Type

When I click on Add Connection the drop down list comes empty. What should I do? Why can't I see the drop down list?
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Rich text Editor (ribbon based) in a webpart in SharePoint 2013

My goal is to create a rich text editor for a textarea in my custom webpart in SharePoint 2013. The data is saved outside the SharePoint, so I can't really use a sharepoint list for that. I really ...
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Defining my staging and production environments specification for share point 2O13

After reading the following link :- http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc262485.aspx I am planning to build my staging [Used mainly for user acceptance testing] and my production environments ...
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What should be the Content Search Web Part max per page?

I'm currently working on a department site prototype for an Intranet, which is to be packaged up and used to spawn around a dozen sites using the same Web Template. While trying to convert the ...
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InfoPath form Problem

I modified new form with infopath but it says: InfoPath cannot submit the form bewcause it contains errors. Errors are marked with either a red asterisk (required fields) or a red, dashed ...
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Cannot access to remote sitecolletion

I have created a site collection, after that added Internet Zone in Alternative mapping, but still cannot access to this site collection. I have a suggestion to enter login/pass, but it is not ...
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Unable to STOP microsoft sharepoint foundation web application service

I have a multi server farm and i want to stop "microsoft sharepoint foundation web application service" in all the other servers except Web front end server. When i tried stopping this service it ...
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Can I do bulk updates with SharePoint 2013 workflows?

I have a SharePoint site with two lists: list of assets list of maintenance tasks: each task is linked to an asset via a lookup column. Each asset has one or more related maintenance tasks My ...
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Segment traffic with Google Analytics in SharePoint

I am building an Intranet site and I am going to use Google Analytics for the statistics. I was wondering if there is any way to segment visitors using Google Analytics taking the information from ...
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Search is not working after adding new managed metadata service

I have created new managed metadata service (with new database and application pool) and after that I am not able to search content with the error "Search has encountered a problem that prevents ...
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Add Asset library app to personal website possible?

I'd like to add an asset library app to my personal "/my" Sharepoint Website. Unfortunately, only the document-library, an access-app and the spreadsheet-import apps are available. What must be done ...
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Move document from “my” site to public library in Sharepoint 2013

I'm actually testing Sharepoint 2013, primarily for document management and sharing with colleagues. When working on a file (e.g. word), I'd like to keep it private until it's ready for public use. ...
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How to associate sharepoint 2013 designer workflow to content type for retention policy using powershell?

I am having a requirement to write a powershell script which should attache workflow to content type in sharepoint 2013. basically it is require to create a retention policy which should start a ...
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Configuring User Profile/Managed Metadata Sync Service

As far as I know, everytime you perform a crawl on the User Profile Service Application certain Active Directory fields are converter or added (if already exist) to the People term-set. We found a ...
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SharePoint/Exchange Calendar Overlay - Different Domains

We're using SharePoint 2013 internally and use a third-party provider for Exchange. This presents a problem when using Exchange calendar overlays in SharePoint as they're not on the same domain. Is ...
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Cascade dropdown for multi select fields

I have successfully implemented the SPServices JQuery open source solution but unfortunately it doesn't seem to support multi select fields (I mean the ones where you can enable "allow multiple ...
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How to get all managed accounts and create a new one using PowerShell in SharePoint 2013

I need to get all Managed Accounts in SharePoint 2013. If there are nothing, I need to create a new one. How can I do this using PowerShell?
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How SharePoint 2013 built-en ranking models works?

I want to understand how SharePoint 2013 built-en ranking models works. I tried to search it over web but I don't see any documentation that describe these models. Here is the list of ranking models ...
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Where to define Query Rule and when?

We can define Query rule in three places: Search Site > Site Settings > Search > Query Rules Search Site > Site Settings > Site Collection Administration > Search Query Rules Search Service ...
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Error on adding people in SP 2013 datasheet view

When editing a Person or Group field in a datasheet view I always get the following error: The user does not exist or is not unique. If I enter the same name in the edit form it works fine. ...
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SP2013 App icon not rendered, only App link is displayed + how we can set the sliding transparent hover text over App icon?

I am facing an App Icon related issue. I am creating SharePoint Hosted App which I am deploying to SP 2013 Developer site. By default any app will have the AppIcon set under Images folder. Also it is ...
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Will SharePoint developers still need asp.net webforms skills for 2013 and beyond?

Will asp.net webforms skills still be a requirement for SharePoint development down the road? Or will webforms become just one development technology out of many a SharePoint developer can choose ...
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Where I can use asp.net MVC with my SharePoint 2013 project

My current situation is as follow:- I have a team with asp.net MVC experience , entity framework, jQuery +SQL server We have built many web applications using the above technologies. Currently we ...
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Control permissions for the site mailbox app

There is a SharePoint Site with a Site Mailbox App. How can one control who has access to this app? Can permissions be changed/broken? If permissions cannot be changed which permissions are inherited ...