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is it possible to bring in sharepoint image picker in html

I am having a content editor webpart which references to a html file I have input box for entering the path of the image. It will be saved in webpart properties. Now is it possible to bring in ...
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Calculated column with Version data not refreshing, trying to export to Excel

I have a document library that I am exporting to Excel, and I am trying to output the Version number on the export sheet. The Version column is not available for export in Sharepoint 2010+ (we were ...
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SP2013 Drag and Drop not working on 1 server out of 3

I'm attempting to troubleshoot a weird issue. We are running SharePoint 2013 Enterprise on a farm of three WFEs and two App boxes. The three WFE boxes are in a load-balancing pool so that one server ...
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Changing RichHtmlField's DefaultAssetImageLocation property

I am attempting to set the default location when selecting Insert->Picture->From SharePoint in my RichHtmlField. I have set the DefaultAssetImageLocation on my page layout's RichHtmlField and while it ...
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Button to change value in a list

How can I code a button that changes the value of a field in a list?
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SPServices JQuery Library not working in SP 2013 Online

I am trying to replicate a solution for managing users in SharePoint groups using the SPServices JQuery library. I am following this example: ...
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SP2013 : CAML query for managed metadata columns for multiple items selected ?

How to write a caml query to fetch data from a managed metadata column ? I have written caml query which works fine for data matching to "Business" . How do my query return results if the data is ...
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Session not being preserved in application pages

I have developed two application pages. Page1 stores a string in session and Page2 displays that value. Problem is, on Page2 the line where I am printing session value is giving error: Object ...
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Caching SharePoint API Queries at the Server?

Let's just say I have to call this REST service via JavaScript: http://someserver/_api/lists(guid'aguid')/items?$select=ID,Title&$top=5000 Knowing there's a lot of records to be returned, let's ...
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SharePoint 2013 $batch issue with parent and child sites

I've played around with $batch for a while, overall it's a great addition, but there are some minor things I am curious about. $batch allows you to request data from the host web (from the app ...
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New-SPContentDatabase : String or binary data would be truncated

When creating new database manually in PowerShell using command New-SPContentDatabase -Name $ContentDatabase -WebApplication $WebApplicationName it works fine, but recently it has started to fail ...
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SharePoint 2013 search ignoring ampersand in the search query string

I have a similar issue, I have content in my SharePoint 2013 list which has an ampersand in the Title field, e.g I&J. When I search for it by typing I&J in the search box, SharePoint Search ...
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ProjectPolicy.SavePolicy() : server side giving error : The collection cannot be modified

trying to modify ProjectPolicy Properties server side giving me error , List<ProjectPolicy> availPolicies = ProjectPolicy.GetProjectPolicies(web); ProjectPolicy policy = ...
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Site policies published in content type hub , change email content

I know , how to change email content and subject for Site policies. addressed here I have site policies published in Content type hub and other site collection are subscriber for it. To modify ...
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Picture Library with a “Group by” view makes items unclickable

I'm using the SharePoint's OOTB Picture Library to store some pictures. I want to group the pictures by e.g. its "Created By" property (this could be a custom metadata property too). The view with ...
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Set list item level permission in jsom (javascript object model)

I need to assign permissions to a particular list item using client object model in JavaScript.Say for 5th item by id I want to assign contribute permission to a particular group. I have previously ...
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central admin “The server farm account should not be used for other services” error and timer service fail to start

As per above image, I remove user from farm admin group,which assign in timer service account But though it's fail to start "Timer service" and another error regarding "SP timer service" is ...
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Event ID 5586, error seems related to search

The following error is being thrown every few minutes 24/7: Unknown SQL Exception 201 occurred. Additional error information from SQL Server is included below. Procedure or function ...
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Master List Shared with Many Sites

I’m trying to setup a centralized list within a new SharePoint 2013 farm that many sites share. I need to be able to add new items to the list from the inheriting sites and I want to avoid hard ...
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add query string to url

I wish to add Query string to current url of site when i click on button. I dont know how its done in SharePoint but know how to do in asp.net like below string url = ...
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SharePoint - Content Query Web Part MaxListsLimit

I´m now using the Content Query Web Part for more than 2 years. Everthing works fine. But now, I think I reached the MaxListsLimit value. The Webpart is not returning any value. ULS Error: Error ...
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Set InfoPath Repeating table(DropDown List) field value through VSTA code

I have followed below URL to construct repeating table dropdown list in infopath 2013(reference). Here,In my form loading event i have forming 4 rows with dropdown list and its working fine.But when ...
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List search results not appearing for other users

I added ~100 items to a list and ran an incremental crawl on the list (not sure if needed - we don't have Continuous enabled). Search results are returned correctly. However if I login as a Test User ...
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“Sorry this site hasn't been shared with you” for root URL only after migrating to new SQL server

All I found a couple other posts related to my issue but they did not lead to any solutions and my backstory is a bit different. Backstory: We have a 2013 farm that we use for test/development. The ...
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Can we have mouseover videos previews in SharePoint Search hover panel? like in Bing.com

I have a scenario in SharePoint 2013 Search that I need to display mouseover video previews in hover panel, just like the functionality in Bing search engine. Is this possible in SharePoint?
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Seeing weird Varonis Event Handler error SharePoint 2013 [closed]

I have been seeing following error in Event Viewer of one of the Web Front End servers. I have no clue to what it is referencing to: Event manager error: Could not load file or assembly ...
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How to retrieve workflows in powershell?

I'm trying to write a script to check the status of workflows in a list. I have tried a couple different ways but I never get anything to return. foreach($item in $list.Items){ $item.Workflows ...
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Microsoft.SharePoint.WorkflowServices System.FormatException: RestrictAssociationToId

When trying to run provider-hosted add-in containing workflow in Visual Studio output window I get this error: Microsoft.SharePoint.WorkflowServices System.FormatException: ...
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Visual Studio “Connect to SharePoint” Dialog stays blank

I'm facing a strange problem here. Yesterday everything worked fine when debugging a SharePoint app in Visual Studio but today I'm stuck. Every time I want to debug the app in Visual Studio the ...
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Best Practice for Lists and Web Part Pages

I used to refer end users directly to the list they shall use. However, in blogs or on SE it often reads as content editors (or other WebParts) are put on a list. From my understanding, this does only ...
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assigned to getLookupValue() returns the wrong value

I am working on a SharePoint hosted App where I load tickets for a customer that is assigned to a technical engineer with csom. On start of the app the engineers are loaded correctly but by some ...
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Date and Time column - shifted one day if entered by Calendar

Created Task list, then created first item in it with Due Date set for today. The item looks good. If I access it from browser it shows today date. If I access it via SSOM it also shows today 12AM ...
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REST expand query option for Folder is not working with GetItems data

I'm using REST to query SharePoint 2013. I need to return a complete list of all files contained in a document library including subfolders. This query itself works correctly using a POST request: ...
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Editing Newsfeed contents - SharePoint 2013

I want to remove a document from my Newsfeed without removing it off the SharePoint site entirely. It's basically just a blank txt document that has brief instructions in the document name for when ...
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SharePoint Designer 2013 Custom Form Last Modified Date

In SharePoint Designer 2013, is there a way to know when was my custom form last modified date? Unlike SPD2013, SPD2007 has the column indicating when was the custom form last modified date.
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To see excel file in SharePoint 2013 page on a mobile device

One of my customer is using a "Excel Web Access" webpart on his SharePoint 2013 home page. Is there anyway, we can show or edit the webpart in the mobile view? When I edit the mobile page for ...
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Windows Authentication with SSRS Subscriptions

We're starting to develop some SSRS reports using SSRS in SharePoint integrated mode. Environment consists of SharePoint 2013 with SQL Server 2012. Things are working great, except for using ...
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powerpivot data refresh works in all document except for .xlsm

I recently upgraded SharePoint 2010 to Sp2013. After the upgrade i created a secured stored services to do the scheduled data refresh on excel sheet with external data connections. All of the excel ...
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How to get Term via multiple custom properties through JSOM?

I am trying to get terms by multiple custom properties via JSOM. For example: i have a term with always two custom properties TABLENAME DB_ID I want to query a TermSet or filter a TermCollection by ...
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Carousel slider not rotating and nav bullets aren't functioning

I'm trying to embed a slider to a page layout in SP13. For some reason, it's not rotating, and the nav bullets aren't functioning. Any ideas? Test page: ...
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SharePoint 2013 Pre-Requisite Package

Is it possible to download all the pre-requisite files as one zip file from somewhere? I have a requirement to install SharePoint 2013 but some of the links I can find for the pre-requisite files ...
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Link to Task on Large List

I have a list of 130 tasks. I want to create a link directly to a task without user having to scroll through entire task list from beginning. I do not want it to open in edit.
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Minimum permission level to create list workflows

We have a user who needs to be able to create some SP Designer 2013 work flows on a list. For various reasons it would be better if this user did not have full control of the list. We found this ...
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Getting Unauthorized 401 when trying to run workflow periodically

So this morning I upload a new change to a workflow and now every workflow for the site is getting the 401 error: There has been an error authenticating the request When this happens I usually ...
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Change Web's Work Week/First Day of Week Programmatically

In Site Settings > Regional Settings it is possible to define a working week: Is it possible to change the first day of the week with server-side code?
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Powershell: Is there a way to extract the Identity from a WSP file?

I want to automatically add and install some wsp files. To check if the file is already installed I (think I) need the identity of the solution that I am about to deploy. How can I extract the ...
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SharePoint Standard 2013, FIM sync service keeps disabling

We have a SharePoint 2013 farm - single server and we are trying to start the UPS service etc. When we try to start the: Forefront Identity Manage Synchronisation Service It just says starting and ...
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How does sharepoint deal with the column internal names as defined inside the site level Vs. as defined inside the list level

I want to move my lists items from one list "SourceList" to another List "Destinationist", so i write the following script:- $web = get-spweb "http://*****/teamsites/SoftwareDevelopment/" $list = ...
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Move Mysites with OneDrive on Premises

I have one farm which has a MySite for every user, each users desktop is then set up to use OneDrive for Business on the Mysite. I have begun testing a migration technique to get all the user profile ...
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Tabbed web part with documents in SP 2013

Is there a Web Part showing tabs where i could add links to documents from a library? My purpose here is to add a web part showing different tabs, different dates. And each of the tab would show a ...