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will installing sharepoint enterprise 2013 on windows server 2012 R2 requires more specifications compared to windows 2008 R2

I have installed SP 2013 SP1 on windows server 2008 R2 many times. and now i will do my first SP 2013 installation inside windows server 2012 R2 instead of windows server 2008 R2. so i need to know if ...
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SPO 2013 - Hashtag “Profile pages” and trending hashtags are both empty

We are using O365/Sharepoint Online 2013. We can type in hashtags successfully in our discussion forum (community site), which is a subsite of our root site. We can also follow the hashtags that are ...
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Print Preview for share point list issue in IE8?

I am using SP2013. In IE 8 I am clicking on print preview for SP list items, I am unable to see the last 4 to 5 items available in SharePoint list, but it is working in IE9 and IE 10. Can any one ...
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Content Query Web Part only displays thumbnail images

I have a default Picture Library with some images in SharePoint 2013 online. I want to display a list of these images using the Content Query Web Part. This is working fine, except for the fact that ...
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SP 2013 custom form for adding multiple new list items

I've been struggling with this requirement for some time now and I can't seem to find a solution to what I assumed would be a fairly simple task. What I'm trying to create is a form to submit data to ...
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SharePoint 2013 on premises get user sid using Javascript

Is it possible to get user SID using Javascript in SharePoint on premises site ? I can see it in the sourceInfo html generated but how to get it ? Its the current logged in user I am talking about. ...
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SP2013 Column Validation Length without spaces

I have a Column Title, and need to get its length but not counting any spaces. This is a test should give me the length of 11 With LEN I can get the length of a string, but with the spaces. After ...
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Issue when *directly* deploying a Solution on SharePoint 2013

I have been having trouble deploying a WSP file (a solution containing visual web parts and [primarily] core backend logic) to our SharePoint 2013 server. Deploying through Visual Studio works ...
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InfoPath: form is checked out for editing, alternate access mapping

our SharePoint 2013 farm has alternate access mapping defined for the web application. This is causing an interesting issue with one of the InfoPath forms. InfoPath forms give error saying "form is ...
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How to add webpart zone at master page in sharepoint 2013

How to add webpart zone at master page in sharepoint 2013. Isn't it possible? Be added to webpart zone -> used be a webpart in the custom left navigation bar.
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You cannot create alerts for lists for which users can only read their own items.

I am having a list in SP2013,when i am clicking on the list alerts i am getting the error like "You cannot create alerts for lists for which users can only read their own items". I am having Full ...
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Linq to SharePoint 2013

Is it recommended to use Linq to SharePoint while developing projects for SharePoint 2013? or this became an old trend?
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Do users require a unique email with custom FBA?

I'm looking into Sharepoint as a replacement for our extranet. I will be building a custom membership provider to hook into our existing membership database. However, our current setup does not ...
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Edit a set of links in the Master page

I have a set of links (not my navigation) in my bespoke master page which I would like to allow admin users to edit from the UI directly or even from a list. Is this possible via SharePoint desinger ...
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Create custom forms in SharePoint Designer 2013

I need to make some custom forms because I need to be able to add, edit and delete rows from multiple lists on one page. The link below suggests that I use "Data Views and Forms" in the SP Designer ...
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SPO 2013 - Renaming Document Libraries does not affect the tree view?

We are using O365/Sharepoint Online 2013. In our document center site we have a tree view enabled in our site settings, so that all the Site Contents (Document Libraries) are shown in the left side ...
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Callout (js) error in application page

Callout throws the following js error: Error: Argument has no callout associated with it. The above error results from a Callout on an application page, via the following code: <script ...
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Variations, Deleting from target is not re-creating pages

I have deleted documents from both source and target sites. I am doing a re-migration of contents. For the folders and documents that were recreated, they were not recreated in the target site. My ...
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Exception when accessing metadata navigation settings on a library

On a specific document library when accessing the metadata navigation settings page we get the following exception: 11.07.2014 16:25:43.21 w3wp.exe (0x04E0) 0x3058 SharePoint Foundation ...
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Issue while deleting a list using CSOM in a SharePoint App

I am having this weird issue while deleting a list using CSOM. My SharePoint App has 2 buttons - one to create a list and the other to delete the created list. When the app loads for the first time, ...
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Clicking on Social Tags in SharePoint 2013 redirecting to Profile Edit Page?

I am in SP2013,I having Mysite with tag's,when i am clicking on the tag count it was redirecting to the MySite Profile Edit Page,can any one help on this,how it will work exactly when we click on the ...
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How can i make zip folder of all the files selected from Document Library in SharePoint 2013

I want to make the zip folder of all the selected files from document library
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Restore the root site as site collection with in the same web application using power shell?

we migrated the sites from 2003 to 2013,in 2013 i am having root site i want to move the root site to site collection with in the same web application using power shell. I used the command after taken ...
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SharePoint Designer Globally Reusable Workflow Upgrade and Maintenance

We have a SharePoint designer workflow, which is globally reusable and used in sub sites in a site collection. The workflow is associated with a content type. Now for the purpose of maintenance and ...
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How do I decrypt Cliams Identification Encoding:

I recenlty encountered exception in Distributed Cache services, When i looked at the logs i found out certain user account had timed out while trying to access App fabric services. In Sharepoint logs ...
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The Server could not complete your request

I've seen several other forum entries for this issue in SharePoint Designer 2013 when accessing my SharePoint sites. It will pop up the message The server could not complete your request. For more ...
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How do you use the URL site column in a display template?

I've added a URL site column to my custom list. However URL isn't accessible in my display template. I want to do something like: var url = ctx.CurrentItem.URL; Here's my current display template: ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Online - Exception from HRESULT: 0x81079613

I am currently having this error when trying to create a site from a site template on sharepoint 2013 online. The error is intermittent. Here is the log generated: Exception from HRESULT: ...
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Remove upload limit

My task is to upload more than 100 items. For example, I select 200 items in a folder and drag to the library. But I get an exception from SharePoint stating that there is a limit of 100 files that ...
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Can a subsite inherit Result Types?

I added a result type to my root site collection. However when I add a Content Search Results web part to a page in my subsite it doesn't use the result type. I have to add the result type again to ...
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Hardware requirements for a SharePoint 2013 Production environment [duplicate]

I'm having trouble finding some concrete information on what the minimum hardware requirements are for a production SharePoint 2013 environment. I'm talking number of servers in the farm. I see the ...
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SP13 Calendar - Editing Calendar Events at the Same Time

I created a calendar app in SP13 for multiple users to use. The problem that's happening is that they sometimes edit the same event at the same time. Is there a way to avoid end-users from editing ...
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How to lower SharePoint 2013 memory usage?

Can SharePoint be turned off? Idea is this: SharePoint 2013 uses lot of memory and customer needs this memory every night. Customer is doing some memory intensive work every night. Is there any way ...
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“Working on it..” loading message is no more being displayed on the Create form for my list

i have an issue tracking list inside SharePoint 2013, when i first added the list SharePoint will display the following message when the browser is loading the create form:- but currently when i ...
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Promoted Links Launch Behavior and different language - Not working

I have Promoted Links list and I have set Launch Behavior: "New tab". When I use SharePoint language english, all links are opening in new tab. But when I change SharePoint Language settings, Launch ...
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How can I limit search results to only one child site below the current site?

I have an application where the end user is able to add new subsites to existing sites, and add sub sites to those sub sites and so on. As part of the site template I have a Search Results Web Part ...
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SharePoint 2013 Duplicate right suite bar on the left

I am basically trying to get the left suite bar side to look like the right side without the control. So would be a small section top left then long middle section then the small right section with ...
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Add SQL Analysis Services to a existing SharePoint Farm

Our SharePoint Farm is based on a failover SQL cluster (MS SQL 2012 Standard). The problem is, that the Analysis Services were not installed with the database engine. If I'm understanding right, it's ...
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Url for adding a survey in a sharepoint 2013 site

I have to provide a link for admin user to add a survey to the list. This applictaion is migrated from 2007. In 2013, since its an app, can we use url like this. ...
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Default page after 2 minutes shows “This page can’t be displayed”

I have created a new starting page. On this page I have several views, no fancy stuff. When I open the the page it is working fine. However when I do not touch the page after +/- 2 minutes it shows. ...
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How do I set the Result Type for items in a particular list?

I want to specify a display template to be used for items in a particular list. So everything in this list will use my custom display template. I created a Result Type, but I don't know which ...
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Alert and Newsfeed notifications stopped working

We are having a major issue with notifications in our Production environment. Users are not receiving alerts when they subscribe to any doc library. Notifications in Mysites are not being set out ...
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Google doesn't approve the builtin “Search Engine Sitemap”?

In SharePoint 2013 there is a built in feature called "Search Engine Sitemap" that builds sitemap.xml files in the siteroot. The files looks like this sitemap.xml <?xml version="1.0" ...
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What are the main differences between a site collection and a collection of sub-sites?

I need to choose between making a bunch of sub-sites or site collections.
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Duplicate error message when leaving a Required list column empty

I have added an issue tracking list inside my SharePoint 2013 team site. And I set the Description field to be a required column as follow:- And inside the “Issue” content type I specify that the ...
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Referencing JS in master page: Using MS and ME tags versus not using them

I've seen scripts referenced in 2 ways. What is the purpose of the MS and ME tags? Use them or not? <!–MS:<SharePoint:ScriptLink ID=”ScriptLink21″ Name=”sp.js” runat=”server” OnDemand=”false” ...
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Adding new site columns to my List, will result in having their Source field as blank inside the content type

I have added an Issue tracking list to my SharePoint team site 2013. Then I wanted to add 5 extra columns to my list . So I did the following:- I went to site settings. Then I added 5 new site ...
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new SP.ClientContext(siteUrl); — Object does not support this action

var siteUrl='sites/mysite'; function wait(){ var clientContext = new SP.ClientContext(siteUrl); ....more code.... } SP.SOD.executeFunc('sp.js', 'SP.ClientContext', wait()); ERROR: ...
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Do I need to use Content Type with Search Results Web Part?

My goal is to display all the items in a specific list using the Search Results Web Part. I created a Result Type and set ListID to equal my list. I've added a Search Results Web Part, but there ...
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CSS Background Image

I currently have a <div> in the page layout that has this hero image set as the background, making a nice banner across each page. I would like this banner to be unique for each page without ...