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How to change x-ua-compatible for given user-agent

is there a possibility to Change the submitted x-ua-compatible meta-tag in SharePoint 2013 for a specific browser (by incoming user-agent)? Background is, that IE11 in IE8-mode or edge mode will not ...
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Do I need a Full crawl search, if i am having an incremental crawl every 20 minutes

I have set an incremental crawl rule to execute an incremental crawl every 20 minutes. But my question is do I need to perform a full crawl, beside the incremental crawl ? Regards
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SharePoint 2013 ListViewByQuery control does not show ribbon

I put in my aspx page a ListViewByQuery control, to show a view on a library, based on a query that is dynamically constructed. But, when I click on an item in the control, it does not show the ...
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What is SP2013 optimal environment setup?

Will put up a SharePoint 2013 in a Vmware environment. Will have 8000 + users when everything is completed. Boss wants it on Windows 2008 R2 and Sql 2008 R2. Personally, I would prefer Windows Server ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Resource files location

I'm trying to translate some resource files of sharepoint 2013. I can't find the messages on the DeltaPageStatusBar when you start to modify the page For example the resource file for this mesages: ...
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Online Sharepoint : Custom content type not included by default in List definition

Requirement : Webtemplate with custom document libraries along with custom content types to be used in sharepoint 2013 online created the web template and content type, both are working fine in ...
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How to utilize audience targeting with javascript?

Im creating a SharePoint-hosted app (restricted to use client side code only), and I want to retrieve documents from a library. Each document have a Target audience field. I want to, in javascript: ...
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Recommended Design Pattern

Is there a recommended and customized design patter to follow in order to create a SharePoint 2013 Solution?
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Forcing the browser to open a download dialog box when a user clicks a document in a document library App

Currently I have set the following for my document library App: On the library advance setting: "Open in the client application" On the web application setting: "Strict" for Browser File Handling ...
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Feature with Id 'guid' is not installed in this farm, and cannot be added to this scope

I have a WinForms project that acts as a Sharepoint 2013 Solution installer. It basically do some checking, create a sql database, adds and install a SP Solution and finally activates the feature. ...
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SharePoint 2013 Request managment Verus having a load balancer

the higher management ask me to provide a high level description about what are need in case we want to define two SharePoint servers inside the same Farm . so if one SharePoint server is down the ...
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SharePoint Farm containing two servers, how to configure one server to work in case the other went down

I have SharePoint 2013 server. And the customer required to have two servers inside the same farm. So in case one server went down to have the other server working. So how I can configure such a ...
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Set list item permissions in Workflow 2013

I've created a workflow inside an "App for SharePoint 2013" project. I need to set special permissions to the curent list item inside this workflow. I read this ...
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How to setup unique permission for a web which hostes app?

I created SharePoint-hosted app. When it is installed a new web is created. I would like to break role inheritance for this web and configure own groups. I found out that I can perform these actions ...
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Multiple filters on view not working

I have a list on which I am applying the following filter (on a view) but it is not working. if((workflow == 16 && status == published) || (workflow == 2 && status == expired)) ...
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XsltListViewWebPart provisioning discrepancy SPLimitedWebPartManager AddWebPart versus manually adding

I've exported a XsltListViewWebPart with all of my settings to a .webpart file. I have added this to the webpart gallery in several site collections, I can edit a page add the webpart and it somehow ...
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Safari web browser will NOT perform Asynchronous Automatic Refresh. Rather it will do a full page reload

I have added an announcement web App, to SP2013 my team site, and for the App part Ajax option I enabled the following:- Enable Asynchronous Update Show Manual Refresh Button Enable Asynchronous ...
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Understanding “approval” workflow on List

I am totally confused regarding approval workflow on List. I thought I had figured it out but looks like that's not the case. I simply want to achieve the following. I have a list named "Test" This ...
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Filter web parts in SharePoint 2013 STANDARD

I'm not able to find Filter web part category along with the other categories as i try to add the Date Filter web part to my Publishing Site that has Empty Web Part Page as it's layout. Is it that the ...
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Forcing SharePoint to open the document library office documents, using the client office applications

I have done the following settings: I set the "Browser File Handling" for the web application to "Strict". I set the "Opening Documents in the Browser" for the document library to "Open in the ...
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Custom Action in user dropdown

Im trying to implement a custom action in the logged in user dropdown (when you click 'sp_admin' in the image below). The custom action should be a text called "Switch user", which when clicked ...
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Good solution for individual list for each user in the intranet?

I want to display items on webpart that the user have created and also can delete the items. Whats a good solution for this? I was thinkin of creating a regular list that contains all of the items and ...
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Add Company Letter head to sharepoint 2013 workflow generated emails

I'm working on a purchase order form and it is required to have a letter head which consist of a .png logo. I have connected a SharePoint list to an automatically generated email within a workflow. As ...
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How to set my own page layout as default?

I have create a page layout in SharePoint Designer. When ever I create a new page in my site, it applies "Body Only" page layout on that page and then I have to change it by manually selecting my own ...
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Showing Word documenet & PowerPoint 2010 inside sharePoint 2013

I have uploaded a word document .docx to my document library inside SharePoint server 2013. but when i click on the document from the document library i will get "The webpage cannot be displayed" on ...
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Error Register Assembly visual web part

I'm developing a web part in SharePoint 2013 using VS2012. In this web part I'm trying to use third party dll controls like telerik but i face a problem : Could not load file or assembly...... and ...
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Custom user profile property

I have enabled search and in People search when I try to search people belonging to a particular department or unit, I couldn't get the search results because department is a custom property. I have ...
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HTTP Error 503. “The service is unavailable.”

One of my Web Applications shows error: HTTP Error 503. The service is unavailable I checked in IIS Application pool and started the respective services but the error still persist How can I ...
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javascript:OpenPopUpPage will close automatically on safari web browser

I have the following code to display a pop-up window:- <li class="ms-comm-adminLinksListItem" unselectable="on"> <a ...
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Call WebService different WebApplication returns 401

I am trying to access a WebService from some JQuery code in WebApplication1. In WebApplication1 I am authenticated as alvmad user. When I try to access to the SharePoint Lists.asmx webservice of ...
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External content type from SQL Query

Can I create a external content type based on an SQL query? Can I make an external list based on that content type. Can I make a list with a lookup column to that new list, and make that field as ...
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Workflow Manager - Authentication Issue

I've been trying to install Workflow Manager to work on my SP2013 farm but getting some odd errors that I'm unable to diagnose. When browsing to the https://workflow.domain:12290 via an elevated IE ...
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Upload document to Sharepoint 2013 Online using webservices

I have a client who is implementing customer portals in Sharepoint 2013 Online. The current program distributes documents to the customers by mail. Now we have to upload the documents to the customer ...
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Is it possible to use SP Modal Dialogs in App Pages?

I have a provider hosted App and need to use modals in my App Pages. Is it possible to use SP Modal Dialogs from SP.UI.Dialog.js ? What JS files are required to be included?
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“new document or drag files here” not visible - Custom Page Layout

I have an interesting situation in that I have created a Custom Page Layout via Design Manager that I want for the home page for all Team Sites (Publishing Features have been enabled). Added a Web ...
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Calling Enable-SPFeature in SP2013 with CompatibilityLevel isn't working

In an SP2013 environment running in SP2010 mode has anyone successfully called the Powershell command -- Enable-SPFeature while specifying the compatibility level? Example: Enable-SPFeature -identity ...
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How to change the site setting menu text color from black to white

How I can modify the CSS to change the site setting menu text color from black to white. I am unable to locate the id for these items using IE developer tool. Can anyone advice ? Thanks
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How to remove the Hover /or chage the hover color, when moving the mouse over the current username

I have made some modification to my team site CSS, mainly I make the username text to be white and the background color to be blue. This will work well till the user move the mouse over the username ...
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Deploying Project Server 2013

Assume that I have a current SharePoint 2013 environment, with the latest cumulative updates applied (using the Foundation + SP2013 package). Now I want to deploy Project Serve 2013 to it. What ...
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Removing Fellow & Sync buttons using javaScript worked well, while it will fail to hide the share Button

I have wrote the following three scripts at the end of my master page, to remove the Fellow,Sync and Share buttons:- <script type= "text/javascript"> ...
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SP2013 CopyIntoItems not creating thumbnails

I am uploading images to custom list, using CopyIntoItems, which has only one content type derived from Picture. Images are being uploaded successfully, however neither Thumbnail nor Preview are ...
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SPFile.MoveTo in App?

What would be the easiest way in a SharePoint hosted app to move a list item to a different folder inside the same list? Something similar to server-side SPFile.MoveTo (which preserves ID -> workflows ...
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Upgrade SharePoint 2010 WebTemplate to SharePoint 2013

I had a SharePoint 2010 project that deploys a WebTemplate to the farm. I upgraded the project to make it compatible with SharePoint 2013 and updated the solution in SharePoint farm. Now, when I try ...
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Social Feeds - Read another user feed don't work internal code error 58

I'm quite desperate, I working on project when I'd like to impersotane users and create post on behalf of them, read theirs feeds and according of those do some actions. I have figured out how to post ...
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Custom JSLINK rendering template - how do you get ajax paging working?

So I followed this post to implement paging in my custom JSLINK rendering template, and got that working great. The only downside to it is that the paging actions are full page post-backs whereas on ...
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How to control the paging item limit for my discussions inside a community site

I have a community site , but I am unable to figure out how to control the paging item limits for the following views ; Recent, What's hot & My discussions. I tried for example to modify the item ...
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Display docx files from document library as html

I need to display three documents as html in one page. Also, these html page should always show the latest version of documents. The page should work on all browsers. UPDATE: I tried to convert ...
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Extend SharePoint 2013 Search

I want to extend the search results when I am searching sites. My Query is WebTemplate:MySiteDefinition and it results is like in the following picture By the other hand, I have a timer job that ...
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A place to pratice an to try out Sharepoint 2013

I would like to refresh and improve my knowledge of SharePoint, and also test the creation of Apps on SP 2013 using Access 2013. I was first thinking about creating an SP environment in a VM, but I ...
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I can't find the markup for webpart properties in visual studio

I've created a custom web part editor but I don't know where to look if I want to find the markup for all the properties of my webpart inside visual studio. I mean I can create new controls on ...