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Display Form Text Inaccessible via JS

I'm overriding the Display Form of a list as per Mark Rackley's blog post: http://www.sharepointhillbilly.com/Lists/Posts/Post.aspx?ID=47 For this particular list, I need to parse a text field, split ...
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Sharepoint Timer Job : Cental admin or feature activated event?

I have a Sharepoint Timer job and have scheduled it on hourly basis in my feature activated event. I deploy the code , feature is activated and timer job is set . Code Snippet : SPHourlySchedule ...
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Custom form for custom list causing “A potentially dangerous Request.Path value was detected from the client (:)”

I am working on trying to convert a custom sandbox solution to work with SP2013 Online. I can get the feature to activate, and all of our lists are created. However, the custom form we use for the ...
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Where does the redirect from ViewPost.aspx to Post.aspx happen?

When a user wants to open a blog post, he clicks on a link like: http://mysitehost/my/[USERNAME]/Blog/Lists/Posts/ViewPost.aspx?ID=2 SharePoint now redirects the user to ...
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Clicking on App results in “Internet explorer cannot display the webpage”

I have made sure the environment for apps is setup properly. The App domain is created successfully and ping requests are also successful. The mandatory services are provisioned and running. App ...
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Installing apps from appstore for Sharepoint server without internet

How can I transfer the application downloaded and installed from the Office Store onto the server, where there is no access to the Internet? Can they be turned into *.app file format for later ...
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Use REST or XSL to get a Table with totals

I have a list with items that contains several columns like: Year Month HourCategory1 HourCategory2 HourCategory3 Now I want to create a table that shows only totals of the hour categories: ...
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Global Navigation shows the site name as top level. Need to remove it

While I was able to setup multilevel navigation from Site Settings -> Navigation but in the navigation it always shows the Site Name as first level then other pages comes on the sub level. How can I ...
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Fire off SharePoint search from a page without a search box

I have the below requirement from a customer. I know I can do it with custom code, but I would prefer to do it with OOTB components if possible. Any ideas on how to accomplish this would be ...
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Page approval doesn't work from the page

There are a few similar questions, but our issue is a little different. Here is the scenario: A user in the Approvers group (me), edits a page, checks it in, publishes it. When I approve from the ...
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Content Search Web part not visible in SP 2013 Online

I am trying to configure a Content Search web part for a team site on SP13 online. There is nothing wrong with the query ("test query" works fine) but when i save the web part it is not showing any ...
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Doesn't MySite automatically pick data from UPS or AD? [closed]

I just created MySite in SharePoint 2013. I saw that it shows the user name, department, phone etc. but not the picture. Shouldn't it automatically pick picture also like other fields? Secondly how ...
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How to make datepicker readonly from javascript?

Is there any possibility to hide Sharepoint 2013 datepicker by some javascript API method call?
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Unable to create Image Slider web part using slideShow.js

I want to make the web part for image sliding for Picture Library. I got this link for doing so. My code for visual web part is : <!DOCTYPE html> <html> <head> <meta ...
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Making user not to delete any web part

I have a web part zone page where user can add web part. I want to display a particular document library in that page which user shouldn't be able to edit or delete. Basically I don't want to give ...
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Open item from a different External List (BDC connector)

I have a "Quote List" and "Task List". Both are external lists, using BDCM custom connector (from WCF services) I'm using Sharepoint 2013. A new task will be create when a quote is approved. So on ...
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How can I restrict users from creating views in the Datasheet view in SP 2013?

I need to restrict users (with Contribute rights) ability to create Datasheet view. Also, how may I disable Quick Edit mode in all views?
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JSLink makes search textbox to disappear in Page Library Custom View

I have created a view in a page library and added a custom JSLink that should render the items as follows: Each item is a Page in the Page library. The problem is that when I add my customJsLink.js ...
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having a list of most viewed pages

Is there any OOTB list/web part for viewing most viewed pages in a site collection (whole site collection)? SP 2013. What is best solution?
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Rewrite Sharepoint URL (Sharepoint 2013)

I'd like to rewrite all my site urls in the way the the user can't figure out the exact name of the the page his viewing. let's say that my site is "www.justarandomsite.com" and may page is ...
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Two problems in SharePoint Search

I have made a page to show search results. In that page I have added those search web parts to display results. 1.When I search something, in some search results it shows strange character as shown ...
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Migrate from Sharepoint 2003 to Sharepoint 2013

We have migrated a client from sharepoint 2003 to sharepoint 2013. But when they open a file from sharepoint, the browser puts a ms-excel:ofv|u| in front of the url and then the file does not open. ...
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Sharepoint 2013 in 2010 mode

We recently got Sharepoint 2013. Our users run Office 2010 and IE9. Especially latter gave us problems because of the missing drag and drop functionality which is HTML5 thus not working for IE9. A ...
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SharePoint 2013 search alerts API in C#

I want to receive an immediate notification when query results are changed (new added documents, existing changed, documents deleted), i. e. monitor queries. Is this possible to implement using C#. ...
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Which javascript event is fired when remove person from people picker?

I want to handle the javascript event whenever the person is removed from the PeoplePicker control in new form of custom list. If any person is removed then corresponding department value should be ...
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SharePoint 2013 Edit & Continue with .NET 4.5.1 and Visual Studio 2013

Looking for an answer to this question since I heard of .NET 4.5.1, I've nearly given up the hope. Looks like no one has written anything about this anywhere. So now that 4.5.1 and VS2013 were ...
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“Type SP.ULSTraceLevel has already been registered” error while applying javscript to NewForm.aspx

I have a custom list in which I want to apply the javascript in new form of that list. Javascript loads the user profile property of the entered user in the people picker control. I am getting ...
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Is it possible to find how many times event receiver fired in code behind (SP 2013)?

Is it possible to extract information how many times did event-receiver fired on list per "action"*. Let say I have list with ten list items on it. User wants to delete three of them. What I'd like ...
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Mapping Drive SharePoint 2013 not working in windows 7

I am new in SharePoint and learning it. In the beginning I tried to manage mapping drive successfully but after couple of days it's no longer working. I can log in to the Windows server 2008 remotely ...
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Creating My Site web application destroys application running on port 80

This is happening for the past 2 days. I have a web application running on port 80. When I create a new web application for My Site on port 8080, my port 80 web app stops working and shows "500 ...
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Sharepoint Foundation 2013 - getting currently logged on user and passing it in url string/page viewer

I am migrating our existing wss 3.0 site to sharepoint Foundation 2013. Everything is complete but this one item. We have a Filemaker DB in house that also has a custom PHP frontend. I have a page ...
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Cannot trigger List Workflow with an item created by workflow (SP 2013 Online)

I cannot seem to trigger a list workflow using items created by another workflow. The items are created as me, not System Account. When I create an item manually through the browser it works fine. ...
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find out which page is not published in Pages list

I have a publishing site and about 20 pages in Pages list. When you check out one page the icon is changed and you detect that that page is checked out. However when there is a unpublished page it is ...
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Problem getting web templates and creating subsite in custom code from app only context with tenant fullcontrol permission

I have an autohosted app that has a tenant FullControl permission. I have the following code running out of a remote event receiver that executes when some item in a list is modified. ...
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Alternate CSS Url point to layouts 15 folder?

I am just wondering what would be the format to put the url in the ALternate CSS Url to point to a file in the layouts folder. Right now I have 17,000 site collections, and the css file is in the ...
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Implementing SSL for SharePoint High trust Apps

I have been struggling to configure an SSL Certificate based environment for hight trust apps in SharePoint 2013. I have on-premises installation of SharePoint 2013 (Enterprise). Following google and ...
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Ajax Control Toolkit in SP2013 [closed]

Has anyone ever used the Ajax Control Toolkit in SP2013? It seems that I don't get it working. I've added the AjaxControlToolkit.dll to my package (with safecontrols) And in my masterpage I reference ...
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How to use Newsfeed's Change your photo functionality in my home page or any other page?

I want to use Newsfeed's Change your Photo functionality in a particular page so, user can upload their own image. How can this be done?
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Enforce Drag and Drop documents to apply metadata

We have implemented an issue management system in SharePoint 2013 which provisions a page for every issue added to a specific list. One of the Web Parts the automatically provisioned page contains ...
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Custom Sharepoint Workflow throwing “WinWF Internal Error, terminating workflow” error

I recently migrated a Sharepoint 2010 site to Sharepoint 2013, since then my customized workflows developed in Visual Studio that works perfectly for 2 years without a glitch suddenly after the ...
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Search results page not inheriting from parent site

I am using variations and have 2 sites under main: Main Site English site French site I created a search results page in English site as below and inserted search web parts. ...
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Import-SPWeb Issue

I’m trying to move a subsite in another site collection. I follow this article: http://www.codeproject.com/Articles/356985/Moving-a-Sharepoint-Sub-Site-to-its-own-Site-Colle Export works fine, but ...
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Make First Sheet Display in Excel of Sharepoint in Browser

I have a Excel Web part and make an excel appear in browser throught this web part. There is 4 sheets in excel but when I open the page , firstly the third sheet appears but not he first sheet. How ...
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Page layout not available in one of the subsite

I have a site collection with many sub sites. I have created several page layouts at top level which are all available in all sub sites except one. That page layout is published. In all other sub ...
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Best approach to enforce loading of scripts

I've built a responsive SharePoint layout and although this is working in my main page, I'd now like to enforce this across the farm. I can see a few ways to do this (feature, edit masterpage) but ...
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SharePoint 2013 (office 365) Multi value Managed metadata property in refiners

I have a multi valued managed metadata property in office 365 called products and it only generated 2 crawled properties owstaxidProducts and Products. I tried to associate both to refinablestring01 ...
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Custom Signout and Access Denied Pages Not Working in SharePoint 2013

How do I customize the sign out and access denied pages in SharePoint 2013? After sign out code I ran the power shell script but this doesn't seem to be working. Have I missed anything? Powershell ...
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Is it possible to have different timeline views against the same list?

Using a single task list, from our testing it seems that the add to timeline/remove from timeline functions store state across the site list rather than against the view. Is it possible to select a ...
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SPFarm.Local Object Being Cached in SharePoint 2013

I am experiencing an odd issue where the SPFarm.Local object is not being updated for SharePoint 2013, but it does for 2010. Basically I have some code that adds/deploys/updates SharePoint solutions ...
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SharePoint 2010/2013 Upgrade and License Type

I am working on a test upgrade of SharePoint 2010 to 2013 on VMware in a dev/test environment. It's a two server farm with publishing template for Intranet, standard license. I was just about to ...