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How to display mutiple views on the 2013 SharePoint navigation bar for one Library

I want to use one SharePoint 2013 Library with multiple views and have links to each view on my navigation bar. I have created different views for the library but how do I lock those views in on my ...
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Use more than one Content type hub in the same Web Application?

We have a scenario where this organization have multiple vendors. Each vendor (currently two) need a Content Type Hub. Our goal is to minimize administration and we’re thinking what we should do. ...
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Discussion Board Workflow for Replies

I have a Discussion Board on my SharePoint site that is used by the whole organization for weekly department updates. Usually what happens is: Department will post their weekly update as a new ...
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Decrease Title Character Limit

I know it's not possible to increase the maximum length of the title column. Character limit on Title column However, what would be the easiest way to decrease it to 50 Characters, for example? I'm ...
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CSR Not working for multiple fields

Hi I have requirement to give display form link to the title and making description short for document library view. I have added below code using jslink. The title is rendering as per my ...
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Site Analytics also for non Site Owners possible?

Is it possible to make the Popularity and Search Reports accessible to contributors and not only owners?
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validation control not working

I am using sharepoint validation control to validate only numbers but whatever i enter it says "please enter valid number". What is wrong with my validation expression? ...
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Sharepoint 2013 foundation url shortener

My collegue wants to start using custom URL's to documents. I found a lot about it for sharepoint 2010 but I did not find this stuff in my Site Setting pages. My empoyer does not favour to add ...
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Upload Photo to Document Library from iPad, Safari

We have: SharePoint 2013 iPad Safari browser We are trying to upload an Image from iPad's Photos to SharePoint Library. Problem: Upload document button is grayed out. No "Create button". ...
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Create Web Property in Web Property Bag in SharePoint Site using REST API

I want to add one Web Property to sharepoint sub site using REST API. Is it possible or feasible using REST API?
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VS2013 Sharepoint Configuration Wizard not loading any lists

I'm currently working on a SP2013 dev environment and yesterday had to restart the server. After restarting I re-opened the project I was working on and when I tried creating a new workflow to ...
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ReadOnly columns in External List: SharePoint 2013.

I want to make some fields ReadOnly in External List in SharePoint 2013. I have tried JavaScript and SPUtility approaches as guided in this blog, but unfortunately did not work. In SharePoint ...
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SharePoint Designer not creating NewForm or EditForm for Stored Proc

I have created an external list using an external content type which uses stored procs for create, update, and delete operations. When I try adding a new item to that list using a Web Part, I'm ...
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SharePoint 2013 Custom List: Unable to insert line breaks into Multi Line Text column

I am unable to insert a line break using the conventional method (alt>enter) as you would in MS Excel or MS Access into a "Multiple lines of text" column within a Custom List on our SharePoint 2013 ...
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Add Web Part to page “automatically”-Sharepoint foundation 2013

I'm a relative Sharepoint newbie trying something that seems like it should be simple but having lots of trouble executing it. My organization does not have much more sharepoint experience than I do ...
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Excel Web Access Web Part Resizing SP2013

I was wondering if there was a way to dynamically size the content of the Excel Web Access web part so it would resize with the device's zoom/ change from device to device. I don't want the web part ...
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Custom text styles for rich text editors load forever

I have created my own custom styles for rich text editors to replace the defaults. I have followed this blog post Here's a sample css style .lzpd-Style-Teaser { -ms-name: "Teaser"; font-family: ...
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How to migrate a sharepoint 2010 pagelayout to sharepoint 2013?

I have custom page layouts in SP2010 and I am migrating to SP2013, and I want to use them in SP2013. I noticed the html/css structure is very different in 2013 page layouts. I was wondering if there ...
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Is it possible to display current workflows on the welcome page of a doc set?

I would like to have the workflows active for a particular doc set shown on the welcome page so that when a user clicks on the link for the doc set in the email they get they will see the task instead ...
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SharePoint uploads documents to subfolders

On a publishing page in DEV, when editing HTML field and I upload a document using the Upload button from Ribbon, and select Documents library as the destination list, the uploaded file gets uploaded ...
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Migration SharePoint 2010 to 2013 - Exception Upgrade-SPSite & SPSiteHealthChecker

A site collection can not be upgraded. Upgrade-SPSite -identity <site collection url> -VersionUpgrade -Unthrottled When I performed the command above, the exception below was thrown. ...
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Issue with SharePoint 2010/2013 workflow to rename documents

I have an workflow in SharePoint site 2013 which will rename all the documents uploaded/FTPed into the library. We recieve documents with the same names daily. E.g. If the document name is "Report", ...
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Dynamically set values for multiselect look up in sharepoint 2013 using jquery

I am trying to set the values of my lookup using jquery. Basically the values are coming from an array from another list. I was able to set the multiselect lookup with my array values. However i was ...
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AD user stops working then throws Access Denied page

I have a problem with one AD user on my test environment. It suddenly stopped working, even logging with it on remote desktop resulted in incorrect password (which wasn't changed, and the user has ...
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Changing the author field in SP Document Library

We have a document Library wherein we display the Author(Meta Data) of the document. This is the name of the user who created and uploaded the document. We have a scenario where another user modifies ...
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Hide libraries (AllItems) from search, but not the content

I would like to hide library (the AllItems.aspx) views from the search results, but the content should still show up. Tried to make a crawl rule with a filter on all AllItems.aspx pages, but that did ...
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Sharepoint 2013, cascading lookup/dropdown what happens with old data if data changes

Situations tend to change, so sometimes cascading dropdown menu's get adapted because they are no longer relevant ... My question is: what happens with metadata based on the old cascading dropdown ...
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SharePoint Workflow 2013 Always Suspended

We are having this issue in SP Workflow 2013 that even we create a simple workflow like sending email or just changing status name it always goes to Suspended stage. Below is the error we always ...
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Drag n drop files to Document Libraries in Quick Launch bar?

In a Document Library with files and folders in it, I can drag 'n' drop files to the folders from the browser. However, I'm unable to drag 'n' drop files to other Document Libraries on the Quick ...
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Deploy managed metadata with a Core solution

I want to build a core solution in SharePoint 2013. I need to deploy two lists, in one of them will be defined a field that uses a taxonomy picker. But now I am wondering how I can provision the ...
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executeQueryAsync callback with a while loop

I am fairly new to javascript and have spent some time trying to understand callbacks as they relate to SharePoint's CSOM, but have had some issues. Essentially, I am running a query to get a ...
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Language independent use of the cssregistration control

Is it possible to use the cssregistration control but not let it reference to a language folder? I want to use the cssregistration control to be able to use revisions for my stylesheets. This way, ...
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can I import spreadsheets into sharepoint list without excel installed locally?

Is there a way to import a spreadsheet into SharePoint List if you don't have Excel installed locally? Can Office Web Apps or even Google drive sheets be used instead of excel? Edit: I have Excel ...
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OS updates on SharePoint Server

I know that for SP 2013 CU's we have to run psconfig after the updates to sync SharePoint but do we have to do the same for OS updates on the SharePoint servers?
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NewsFeed Posts are not showing [duplicate]

Newsfeed Posts were working before but when I post anything and click on "Following" link my post disappears. My posts are visible in Activity tab but they are not visible on Following tab. I tried ...
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SPQuery needs initialization?

i stumbled upon a curious line here it looks like: foreach(var item in someList.GetItems(new SPQuery {Query = "<Where />"}){...}; and i wonder if i could just omit the initialization of the ...
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How to move selcted files from one doc library to another doc library?

I followed below link http://blogs.msdn.com/b/jfrost/archive/2009/11/08/how-to-display-a-sharepoint-dialog-from-ribbon-button-and-get-selected-item-context.aspx?PageIndex=2#comments and i got upto ...
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Code blocks are not allowed in this file in sharepoint 2013?

I'm using custom page layout for storing publishing pages.In that i had used ajax function: I had followed below links but no success: ...
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Large file upload using CSOM for provider hosted app (user + app policy)

I m trying to upload large file using CSOM code. Code is throwing the following error - Specified argument was out of the range of valid values. Parameter name: bytesToCopy ...
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Managed global navigation issue: security trimming and visibility

See image above for a description. I have a global navigation with Terms metadata, structured with 1st level nodes (Fruit, Colors, countries) and second level links. Each of those is a separate ...
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How to delete a large number of Content Types from Content Type Gallery?

We have a lot of InfoPath forms deployed on our SharePoint 2013 farm as custom Content Types. Over the period of time there are now a lot of such unused custom content types in gallery. When i say a ...
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create a list that will send me an email when someone signs up under that time

So my thing is I am trying to learn how to use sharepoint 2013 more and what better a way to incorporate in my little project. I would like to create a list that people can go to and sign up for a ...
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Microsoft Workflow Solutions Framework English Language Pack

After Installing KB2889944( 15.0.4667.1000) I stumbled upon the error while running config wizard. I know I just successfully installed the patch on all servers but why am I getting this error. ...
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AJAX Request not firing at Document.Ready

Had a question regarding an AJAX request I'm making via jQuery in my SP site page template. The code in question: //writes CSS classes to body script based on explicitly checked group membership ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Alternate Access Mapping and HTTP Redirect

We are having trouble getting Alternate Access Mapping / HTTP Redirecting to work. Our SP url is something like this http: //SPServer /sites/intranet we are trying to enable users to access it ...
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Change configuration options of a custom field

Is it possible to make a custom field and create additional customization options for when you add the column to a list? If so, how?
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modifying a site column using powershell without affecting its child list columns

I have a site column of type "Text", and users have assign this column a default value at the list level. so now my site column contains null default value, while its child list columns are having a ...
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Custom Ribbon Action always enabled? Logic to disable not working

I recently created a new Sharepoint App to add a custom ribbon action to my ribbon bar. I want to make sure the button is only enabled when at least one selection to a document selection is made. ...
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SP.UI.Modal dialog pop up doesn't work in Internet Explorer

I have added a pop up box containing another page on my SharePoint site and it works fine in Chrome. When I click the button to open it in IE 10, however, the page just reloads and no pop up box ...