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“Add a Page” option missing from menu

I have a user who is part of "Contribute" group. But when that user clicks on the wheel icon on top, then no "Add a Page" option is shown, although "Edit page" option is available. Even if I give ...
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Loading XML files into Wiki library on o365/SPO 2013

We have a bunch of nested and related XML files we want to load or convert into an SPO 2013 Wiki library. Any smart way to do that? Anything we can do in general with XML pages and data in SPO? ...
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Code highlighting on a sharepoint blog premises/online

I am evaluating to change my wordpress blog for a sharepoint blog either online or on premises. The only thing I need to be sure I can make it work, is code highlighting. How can I do that? ...
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Querying SharePoint search for all departments with REST API

I currently have an ajax request set up in my javascript to call the search API but this only gives me departments matching whatever I input for query: $.ajax( { url: ...
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December 2013 SharePoint Public Update

In the past, SharePoint updates have been simple enough to understand: - RTM gets released - Cumulative updates get released on an regular schedule - Service Pack(s) are released, rolling up the ...
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Sharepoint - tables do not fit inside webpart - tables beyond their bounds (width)

Large tables in sharepoint goes beyound their bounds. The main reason why the table breaks is that the filename (in title row) are very long without any spaces! <div class="fullWidth"> ...
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External List (List view) change layout to multiple columns

I'm using Sharepoint 2013. I have an external list. In the list view, I want to add 3 web parts horizontally. (side by side) That means I need to change the page layout. But couldn't find where to ...
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SharePoint 2013 Popularity Trends and Most Popular Missing for List

According to Technet I should be able to view Popularity Trends for Lists: 3.Select the item that you want to view the Popularity Trends report for, and then do one of the following: For a ...
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Restrict one page of a wiki (or site pages)

In 2007 you could call out permissions for 1 object in a document library thus restricting a page in a wiki or document library In 2013 I dont see any options for that level of granularity, How can i ...
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Approve Workflow Task With PowerShell [closed]

We have over a thousand approval workflows running and I would like to write a PowerShell script to go through and approve the items from the system account. I already wrote the script to get the ...
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Include content types from content type hub in doc library template / site template

Previously if you wanted content types and fields commonly available across your farm and automatically included in document libraries, you'd (pay someone a lot of money to) copy Microsoft and create ...
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SharePoint 2013: Search Results Web Part, 2 Questions

I've added a SRWP to a page. Two Things: The webpart displays results before a search is even executed. I need this to go away. I can get this to go away by turning off ranked results, but this ...
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SharePoint 2013, List of Links as dropdown box

I'm making a forms repository site and I've been struggling as I wrangle search and other items to behave as I need them to behave. One of the things I have not been able to accomplish is this: How ...
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More Grouping Options

Working in SP13 document library. I am looking to group the documents into particular categories in certain view. When I modify the view, the group feature allows me to group by two ways. However, ...
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Running Sharepoint 2013 farm env. on a 1 tier setup. Need to migrate from 1 tier to 2 tier

We are running Sharepoint 2013 on a 1-tier farm setup. I need to change this to a 2-tier setup where the SQL Server 2012 with the DB will be located on its own server and Sharepoint 2013 will be ...
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Calculated Lookup from another Lookup

I'm sure this has probably come up before but I'm getting nowhere fast so I thought I'd ask the question! I have a list called Areas, which has an Area column (text). I have a second list called ...
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MS-Word not allowing users to save a SharePoint document which has a field with multiple taxonomy terms

I tried creating an out of the box document library and added one taxonomy field. After I created a document and added a number of terms (about 50). If I try to edit the document in word it gives me ...
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SharePoint 2013 Workflow - Error occurred in deployment step 'Activate Features'

When I deploy my workflow.. I get the following error... Any idea what Can be causing this? Error 10 Error occurred in deployment step 'Activate Features': ...
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IIS worker process taking high CPU

I have a 3 server farm (APP, WFE, DB) On my WFE I am running a publishing site. Problem is on this server when you open the site, the IIS Worker Process takes a lot of CPU time. The same site on ...
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Disbale Chrome Control in Client Webpart

I have implemented an app which uses the SharePoint Chrome control to provide a better look and feel. This looks great when the app is opened fullscreen. However, when the app is hosted in a client ...
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Failed to find the list schema for FeatureId list template ID 10000. Cannot create list in web “at URL ”Lists/ListTest"

I am trying to create a SharePoint list declaratively but I have the error above. According to this site I should put the feature id on the list instance xml definition, but after doing it, the error ...
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Assembly versioning for Webpart

I have already read many articles about feature versioning/upgrading but somehow I seem to be a blockhead at the moment. My issue is that I do have a webpart which has some code behind which renders ...
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Creating a Workflow Sending Form Automatically to Reviewer

Working in SP13. I am creating of a workflow that includes: The user fills out a form and submits it to a chosen reviewer. After submitting the form the form is submitted automatically to the ...
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Sharepoint 2013 font - very hard to read / see

One big problem with Sharepoint 2013 is its font - very hard to read / see. Have tried to changing fonts and themes. but nothing seems work. Thanks
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Get a list View GUID by View name using JSOM

I have the following code in which i trying to get both the list GUID (working) and the list View GUID by the name of the view, which is not working. function getLists() { lists = web.get_lists(); ...
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New Web Application asks for Windows Security credentials

So I'm pretty new to SharePoint. I have SharePoint 2013 Foundation that was set up for me on a server. I created a new web application. Then created the root site collection right away. When I try ...
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SP2013: How can I double check if the results in my webpart with the most viewed documents are correct?

I have SharePoint 2013 and using a ResultScriptWebPart. This webpart is connected to a source result. In this source result I have this quury: Path: http://myCompany.com IsDocument:True I am ...
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Where to publish Provider Hosted app's web application?

I am confuse in provider hosted app's publish folder. My questions are : Can I publish provider hosted web application to any online server or I have to use only SharePoint online(Windows ...
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Change Minimal master page Links and Options

In SharePoint 2013 Business Intelligence site I give access to some users as Visitor and I want them to not see some options and links like NewFeed, SkyDrive, Follow , Settings etc. How can I hide ...
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SP2013: ResultScriptWebPart shows top 7 documents, but not the most viewed items, how to do?

I have a webpart on my home page. It shows a top 7 of documents. I see in the settings a checkbox checked with the title "Show Ranked results". But my target is to show a top 7 with the most viewed ...
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Running script with powershell of Sharepoint Server without connecting to the Sharepoint Server

I have a folder in Sharepoint Server. In the folder, there is a script(.ps1 file), that I can run with powershell. It works fine with powershell, if I run it when I'm in Sharepoint Server. But I ...
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Sp2013 warning : You don't appear to have permission to view the account credentials for this result source

I have a webpart on my homepage where you can see the most viewed items. I am looking for the query and logic from this search webpart. I went to the settings of this webpart. Then I go to the query. ...
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Storing Data for a Home Page

I'm fairly new to Sharepoint so bear with me! I have a project site and a request has been made to display (formatted) data on the home page relating to the project (ie title, scope, project members, ...
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Sharepoint not sending mail using alternate access mapping path

I am using load balancer (WFE1 + WFE2) and my web application is configured as http://server which I defined in host header. I have also added AAM http://realsite. So when a user types AAM in URL then ...
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Page with discussion board does not refresh after creating a new discussion within a modal dialog

I'm using the following code to allow users to create a new discussion topic in a modal dialog, rather than on a new page: // When called, this function opens the dialog. function openDialog(pUrl) { ...
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mapping two InfoPath fields to one field in SharePoint

I'm very new to InfoPath I have a very crude ticket system which consists of "summary" and "problem" (a few other fields). Could I have an InfoPath form that had, for example, multiple questions ...
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Web part maintenance page showing error

I have a web part page which was working fine till yesterday. When I opened it today it is showing error. I checked logs but couldn't find any worthwhile information. Then I tried to go to web part ...
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SharePoint Designer 2013 Workflow

I created a form in Infopath 2013 and published. I created a Workflow in SP 2013 designer. I want to update a field in the form by using update item action but when I select current item, none of the ...
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SharePoint 2013 “Content Viewing” audit report takes forever to “working on it”?

I'm in a SP2013 environment. I enabled audit and then configured audit settings in the site collection, waited for 2 days. Now, if I go to View Auditing Reports under the site collection, I can see ...
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Need help with a survey

I have created a survey in SharePoint 2013. Originally, it had 6 questions, but I have just added a 7th. The 7th questions does not show up in the survey when a user clicks on the link to take the ...
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Placing the search box in the header

I am working with a company that has supplied the branding I am using to create my master page. I have successfully imported and converted this with most of my content appearing in the <div ...
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Cascading Dropdown Infopath and viewing columns in Sharepoint 2013

I have been able to create a Cascading dropdown menu in Infopath Designer 2013 and was able to link it to a list. For Example: The user will select "Country" and a dropdown menu of correlating ...
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Replicate the Export to excel button in javascript for a JSOM app

I have completed my first sharepoint 2013 app (sharepoint hosted) where I'm using my own code to display list data etc rather than use any OTB pages/functionality. The one feature I want to include ...
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What exactly is a SharePoint Farm?

I know this seems like a trivial question and I have seen various explanations provided on the web, but they mostly seem pretty vague, so I would appreciate if someone could clear a couple of things ...
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Synchronize FBA Users (ASPNET Membership Databse in SQL Server) in User Profile Service

I have FBA configured in a web application (SharePoint 2013) with ASPNET Membership Database in SQL Server. Now I need to have FBA users (SQL - Membership Database users) synchronized in User Profile ...
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SharePoint 2013 Central Administration vs PowerShell Scripting

Which are the admin jobs that can only be done trough PowerShell scripts and not in Central Administration?
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App with Workflow 2013

I added a Workflow in my SharePoint-hosted App. But the Workflow is not deployed correctly. After looking into the Feature of the App, I realized the Workflow is not included into it. Also the Scope ...
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Run script on quicklinks on every page

On our sharepoint there is a serverside issue that morphes links into invalid values. I am able to correct that error clientside using javascript and ive been able to do so on the main page ...
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Word document conversion for my wiki library, “Document conversion has not been set up for the document you are trying to convert.”

I have added “Word Automation Services” service application inside my Wiki Library. And then I upload a docx file inside a wiki Page , and I access the uploaded file from the document library, then I ...
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Port change from 80 to 443 causing endless user prompting when accessing office files

This weekend I changed the main web application to run on https instead of http. This morning when some (not all) users try to check out or edit and office file they are continually prompted for ...