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Search Crawler filling up drive, continuous crawls do nothing

Our Central Admin server (also the crawler) is limited to 60 GB on the system drive (where SharePoint is installed). Initially, a full crawl ran without issue and took minutes. We were happy with ...
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Multi-value User columns vs Native Refinement

Following Scenario: SiteColumn called "MultiUser" with type User, allowing multiple values. MultiUser added to a Library Multiple users added per item e.g.: [Title] [MultiUser] Item1 Mike; ...
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SP2013 , Control Templates ctx.ListData.ResultTables Not available in IE 11

I am trying to fetch the total count of result items in my content search webpart's Control template using the code: ctx.ListData.ResultTables[0].ResultRows.length Now this line works perfectly ...
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Selecting an input field on a newform.aspx path with Javascript without using jQuery

I'm looking for an object that contains the form field ids or something similar. Something similar to the _spPageContextInfo object for form fields. Anyone have an idea? EDIT: This code I'm using ...
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Why doesn't appear second user control in Sharepoint 2013?

I designed user control for my project. I added this user control in page twice. I can see first user control in page but can't see second user control. Why? Thank for your help.
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Error while creating external content type using SharePoint Designer 2013 against a SQL server 2012 Table

I am trying to create a external content type for my SharePoint 2013 environment using SharePoint designer 2013. The content type will be against a SQL Server 2012 table. The SQL instance is the same ...
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Yammer for SharePoint App

I followed the instructions in this document, http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dn659289(v=office.15).aspx, for getting yammer integrated with SharePoint on-premise. However, this ...
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How to avoid authentication prompt when opening XLSX document on anonymous site?

I have a SharePoint 2013 that is setup in anonymous mode (at the web app level and then at the site level; the Entire Web site is being exposed as anonymous). I then have the "lock-down mode" feature ...
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Calculated column on SharePoint List

I use SharePoint 2013 FDN List for a basic IT Helpdesk - I'm looking to created a calculated column that can measure time it takes for a case to be closed. Date Created and Status = Not Started TO ...
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Filtering a REST call with a View

I have a list in SharePoint I want to make a REST call to access it. I need to filter this list by an Alert Yes/No field. The field is called Alert and I try to filter it on "true" but the results ...
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SharePoint 2013 List View Accordion Render

We're looking to implement a Q&A section on one of our SharePoint sites. To make interaction easier on end users I've been looking for a way display list content differently. I stumbled upon an ...
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How do you add version comments from within the Office document when checkout is not required?

I have a library with Version-ing enabled. Check out is not enforced. How do I add version comments from within Office (IE, Excel)? I want to do this without having to manually check out the ...
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PUT and POST methods with REST in SharePoint

We cannot create a list item using PUT method in REST, it gives a bad request error. The REST reference suggests that the PUT method is generally used to update resources. Is there a clear ...
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Is JSON disabled in SP 2013?

I have this code to display a share price which we embed in a script editor webpart and it works fine on SP2010 but not SP2013 - it just simply never refreshes. Is Json blocked by default? BTW I've ...
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Enabling RBS on more than content database (Different site collection)

I am trying to enable RBS on different content database but first the RBS that I installed was installed by wizards, not using cmd as mentioned in the msdn article about installing and configuring RBS....
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SiteUserInfoList not updating

I am running a workflow that Calls user information from http://site/_api/Web/SiteUserInfoList/Items(<UserID>) The workflow is pulling the information just fine however I noticed that not all ...
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Content Type field on NewForm.aspx

I have a custom list and I am using content types to add items to the list. I am using OOTB forms for new and edit items. One field that I see on the EditForm.aspx is the one that I hope I get on the ...
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Blocking Farm account from retrieving audit for specific site collection [For QA tests]

I would like to know if there is a "trick" to block the capacity of FARM account user to retrieve audit from specific site collection while that FARM account user is able to retrieve audit from other ...
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Order Results in Search Driven Content for Picture Webpart

I'm using search driven content for picture webpart to show some pictures. Is it possible to order the results by a field like regular search webpart? For some reasons, the webpart does not show ...
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Update Workflow with PowerShell

I have a MOSS 2007 environment which we are upgrading to SharePoint 2013. I have a lot of Designer Workflows in 2007 that usually involve simple activities like sending mail. However some of the mail ...
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Person Group type column not listed on a custom list's Validation Settings page

I have a Person Group type site column that I am using in a custom list through content types. On the Validation Settings page of the list I cannot find that column listed in the selection list of ...
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Converting a completely customized design to SharePoint template

How do you convert a completely customized website to a SharePoint template. Can it take the structure of a WordPress template? Must it be asp or can PHP be integrated. What is the most simplified ...
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Auto setting security settings of a subsite using workflow

I am wondering if it is possible at all to edit site permission settings using workflow? I work for a consulting company who takes small projects from various clients and wants to move their ...
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Best approach to create footer links

I want to create footer links inside my master page, and I was wondering what's the best approach to achieve this, do I create a SharePoint List to store my lists and embed it as a list and change its ...
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Disappearing UI jquery

UI accordion, mega-menu and slider banner all disappear for all users with the exception of Site Collection Admins until fully authenticated....is it a user issue or branding? Code below: <%@...
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Issue with $skip in REST API

Here is a sample list i am using I am testing some REST filters in the browser directly and checking the XML feed returned by the REST request. Below is the REST query which I used to get the first ...
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SPListItem.Workflows always returns zero items

SPList list = web.Lists.GetList(new Guid(listGuid), false); SPListItem item = list.GetItemById(int.Parse(listItemId)); string currentStatus = item["Status"].ToString(); if (currentStatus == "Pending ...
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Show Exchange Calendar on MySite for All users

How can I make everyones MySite page to show their own calendar, and everyone can see each others calendar (Preferable just busy or not and not the whole title). Is there a way to do this ...
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Sharepoint 2013 sites doesn't open

When I open my site on SharePoint 2013 with SharePoint designer I'm getting the follow error. The webserver at http://.... does not appear to have Microsoft SharePoint Foundation installed. ...
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Error when installing sharepoint server 2013 with trial license

I encountered this problem when trying to install sharepoint server 2013 trial edition. Trial editions and licensed editions of Sharepoint, Project Server, and office web apps products may not be ...
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When I try to view Excel in browser I got error We don't know what happened, but something went wrong

When I try to view Excel in browser I got error We don't know what happened, but something went wrong. When I try to edit file is ok? In event log I get: There was an error in communicating with ...
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Jquery on sharepoint Dropdown Fields

I have 10 Dropdowns in a sharepoint list. When the user Clicks on Add New Item in Newform.aspx Currently it will show only First Dropdown i.e (Drop1) With Empty Value. When the user Selects any Value ...
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Registration Form

I would like some guidance to: Create a form for Events Allow people to Register for the Event created from (1) I would prefer if the above can be achieved solely by SharePoint Designer 2013. Any ...
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Display an SAP portlet in SharePoint 2013 page

I am trying to display the SAP workitem portlet in a SharePoint 2013 page. I tried using iframe or object tag but it just keep going into infinite loop and refreshing. In some FireFox browser ...
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Cannot return any SharePoint 2013 list or library data via PowerShell - no errors, no data displayed

I want to update some documents metadata (several thousand) in SP2013. Simple do it with a PS script, I'm new to PS but not to programming and there are loads of examples out there - it can't be hard ...
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jQuery to Reset sharepoint Dropdown value to empty in

Can you please let me know how to reset Dropdown value to empty using jQuery. I tried using like this on Dropdown doen changed event but it is not working. Can you please help me. Below is the code i ...
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Sharepoint 2013 list Dropdown change event is not working using Jquery in NewForm.aspx

I have 10 Dropdowns in SharePoint list. Initially I want to show only one Drop down in the newform.aspx. Once the user selects a value in the dropdown i want to show another dropdown. I was able to ...
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LookupSPListItemId and Person field in SharePoint 2013 workflow

I'm trying to use the LookupSPListItemId activity in a SharePoint 2013 workflow in Visual Studio. The condition I'm trying to set is when a person field equals a specific person. The problem is I'm ...
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JSLink - SP not updating code [duplicate]

I have a .js file stored on the Site Assets library. Today I updated it (uploaded file of the same Name and replaced the old one). But the new code seemed not to work. After lot's of debugging and ...
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How to match a column and its crawled property?

We are using SharePoint 2013 on-premise. I have a managed metadata column Wiki Categories. After reset index and full crawl, I found several fields have the name wiki. I marked them as refinable and ...
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InfoPath 2013 “violate cross-domain restrictions” error while fetching data from Web Service

I have an InfoPath 2013 form, that fetches some data from external database using a WebService. The WebService is called when the user enters some data in a text field on the form. The WebService ...
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MSCD certification for sharepoint

I don't know if here is the right place to ask this question, so excuse me if it's not. I want to take the SharePoint 2013 certification for developing applications (70-488) I want know how much ...
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How to send file to SharePoint from another application?

I know how to upload files to SharePoint programmatically from CSOM but I need to do it from an application that I can't modify, this application only gives me the option of establishing a url where ...
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Different sets of options in a lookup or choice column depending on the content type

I have a list content type and other content types that derive from it. I need to add a lookup or choice column to the content type (or the list itself) just so that each child content type or list ...
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Unable to update the User Information list using Powershell

I am using the following Powershell script for updating User Information List in SP2013 environment. I am a member of Administrators group and also Site collection administrator. $Site = Get-SPSite "...
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Double replacement for site collection replacement token in master page?

I am setting up custom branding for a site, using a custom master page, and linking to custom css, image and script files all hosted in the Style Library on the root web of the site collection. As ...
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Customize CQWP programmatically

Good morning! I am trying to customize a CQWP through Visual Studio. More precisely, what I have done so far is: Add OOTB CQWP to page Customize Query and Presentation fields CQWP is being ...
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How to structure big data in a SharePoint portal

We are using SharePoint 2013 on premise, and are building a portal for showing content and for document managemenet. Originally we wanted to organize our portal in a hierarchial structure to mirror ...
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InvalidOperationException: Configuration 'DrugiStupanjPukId' was not found and a default value was not specified

I am developing a workflow as a part of Visual Studio full trust solution. In the workflow I have used GetConfigurationValue activity. Configuration value is defined in appropriate Elements.xml file: ...
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What if I stop the Distributed Cache Service?

What will happen if I stop the Distributed Cache Service from Central Administration on my SP2013 server ? Will I really get better performance ? Improve navigation speed ? As I'm talking about ...