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Javascript with MDS in Visual Webpart

I need to include a Javascript file in my visual webpart, but using the Minimal Download Strategy. The problem is when i would like to include a SharePoint:ScriptLink tag in my ascx file, i have some ...
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Send daily email with multiple News Items

I have the below business case/scenario for implementation on SharePoint. Daily News items are issued by the Department. Currently, the Department attaches the news items to the email at the end of ...
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Does creating a root site collection affect existent managed path site collections?

In our existent sharepoint 2013 web we only have site collections in the default managed path http://servername/sites/collectionname. Is it safe to create a root site collection without affecting the ...
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Connect two webparts by author/person

Im trying to create filter connection of two webparts in display view form of list by using "Author" Columns, but not working yet. It is possible to create connection by this way? Thanks a lot
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Creating Sites in SP 2013

I just installed SP2013 and I would like to create a number of sites. However, I would like the URLs to be something like www.fabrikam.com, www.contoso.com and www.msft.com. Is it possible to create ...
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SP2013 Creating item(s) in a subsite based on a multi-select

Hookay. So I've just about exhausted my brain trying to figure this one out on my own and I've searched around a bunch and can't seem to find anyone trying to do something similar. So I bring this one ...
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Services on SharePoint 2013 servers

I just setup a new SharePoint 2013 farm and have these services running on both of my WFE servers and both of my APP servers. Can someone tell me if this is correct, or what the best practice is for ...
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Sharepoint 2013 - Workflow Email Reminder

I am using SP 2013, and hoping to create a workflow. I added a list that needs a workflow on it. The issue I am running into is that this is a list that gets updated at random, but the entire list ...
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Database requiring upgrade after 02/2016 CU implemented

I've implemented a Cumulative Update released in 02/2016 into our farm on 3/09/16. I ran the psconfig wizard at night on 3/10 to bring all the servers up to date. Today I see the some errors/warnings ...
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Excel web access chart losing formatting

A user has created a document in excel (works in 2007 and above). This document contains some simple data in one sheet and a chart in the other. The problem is the chart which displays fine in excel, ...
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OrphanApp message in Health analyzer

The health analyzer shows a lot of [OrphanApp] messages. E.g. [OrphanApp] App [d7cce181-a109-415d-9ee0-ff1f77d110c0] is orphaned in the database [xxx] on site collection ...
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Sharepoint 2013 tabs visibility issues

I have one site in sharepoint 2013. On going to Site settings >Edit page I can see the page gets into the editable mode with the tabs like "INSERT" AND "WEBPART" at the top ribbbon in Firefox. But I ...
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Get random list item

I have checked the question here: What is the best way to retrieve random item? But I found an other possible solution here: ...
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Get the site owners information from a site collection

Can someone share the query to get Site owner and site collection manager information from all sites and sub-sites in a SharePoint 2013 site collection?
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deploying a sharepoint-hosted app from my visual studio is taking too long

I have created a new simple sharepoint-hosted app using visual studio, but when i try deploying it, it keeps showing installing for around 7++ minutes as follow:- also when i tried accessing the ...
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My Site stuck on “We're almost ready!”

Every time I visit the MySites of my on premise SharePoint 2013 site, I see "We're almost ready!" but I already have a My Site site collection. A couple weeks ago, site collections stopped being ...
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SharePoint 2013 dataview for sql view how do you add a hyperlink?

I have a dataview webpart using a sql datasource. I need to add a hyperlink to one of the fields, but everytime I try to do that, the page will not display anymore. This is what I have ...
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Review and approval workflow for list

I'm making an workflow with two steps on reviewing. Fist step after a list item is included. The reviewer will verify the item and choose to accept or reject. If he rejects, the item is rejected ...
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Unable to recreate User Profile Service

I see the following errors in ULS when trying to create a new User Profile Service application for my on-premise 2013 server: Application error when access ...
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Redirect from https://a.site.com to https://a.site.com/sub

I have a root site collection at https://a.site.com Underneath this root site collection I have another site collection (host named) at https://a.site.com/sub My users are interested in the site at ...
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Configuration SetUp for 2 Tier farm

we are currently planning to set up a 2 tier SharePoint 2013 Enterprise farm. Two tiers with a MySQL Cluster (we are not touching this, we get it as a service) with 2 Servers in Layer 1 (Server1 ...
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Mysite not working

I am totally New to this mysite concept and followed one article to create mysite. When i open mysite i still get this Message While we set things up, feel free to change your photo, adjust your ...
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How color calendar fields of SharePoint 2013

I know how to customize the Listviews and/or the forms, using SPClientTemplates.TemplateManager.RegisterTemplateOverrides(context); Is there a way to customize the rendering of a calendar? I've seen ...
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Breaking Item Item level permission under SPSecurity.RunWithElevatedPrivileges

In my event receiver, I am trying to break item permission. Following is my code. SPSecurity.RunWithElevatedPrivileges(delegate() { if (properties.List.Title == "Validation Draft") { if ...
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Make Sharepoint search engine show results as users are typing

Is there a way to have the Search engine display results as users type? For example as users are typing "open" , results are already starting to show, and as user continues "open powerpoint", the ...
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Display Profile Image, Can't Select Picture Url

I am attempting to retrieve some profile properties for the current user, and am having a hard time with the profile picture Url specifically. Version is Sharepoint Foundation 2013. When I open the ...
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Best way to pull data from list for .net app

We are fairly new to SharePoint 2013. We need to pull some data from a List Library and use it in a .net application. How is the best way to do this? Examples would be greatly appreciated! Thanks in ...
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SharePoint 2013 (2010) Calendar Workflows not triggering

I have a strange issue with SharePoint Designer workflows on SharePoint 2013 calendars. I am using the 2010 workflows (don't have 2013 workflows). I have two identical calendars on different ...
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Adding Managed Property to Common Item Body

I am trying to make the search results coming back within the common item body template slightly more user friendly. At the moment it appears that a managed property called hitHighlightedSummary is ...
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SharePoint Online Management Shell - How to create sub sites

I am trying to automate the creation of multiple sub-sites in a site collection. Which command will do this? I am using SharePoint online 2013. The site collection is already created so now I'm ...
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Replacing Items on the Settings Menu

I am trying to replace the "Site contents" link on the Settings Menu. I want to put a new link in the same position with a different action. I'm having trouble targeting items correctly. The ...
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Error HTTP 302 in application page after migration

I have a ribbon button in a document library that redirects to an application page. After migrating to a new server the link now gives a HTTP 302 moved. The redirect url is /Forms/AllItems.aspx. I ...
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Email not working when the Approval Status column (for resource booking) changes?

I not sure whether I am reasoning correctly. Below is my scenario: User enters a new booking within Resource Booking calendar. Admin approves / rejects. User receives email that item has been ...
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https://sp.site.com/bu/dept -> https://dept.site.com

I have a web application with a root site collection: https://sp.site.com I have further host named site collections like this: https://sp.site.com/bu/dept1 https://sp.site.com/bu/dept2 ...
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2010 List workflows in Designer 2013 stop publishing

I was building a workflow that contains Approval actions and multiple field changes. It was publishing fine. At some point, when I reached Step 4, it stopped publishing, it didn't publish even after I ...
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Backup site can it be restore on another sps 2013 server

I have backed a site running in production (sps2013) can I restore it to my sps2013 in dev environment. Any prechecks or issues performing the restore?
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Reconfigurable approval workflow development through Visual Studio 2012

I have around 20 companies with different approval workflows (various levels) for a list item in SharePoint 2013. I want to develop a workflow that checks a custom Xml file for the approval steps and ...
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SharePoint User Profiles showing duplicate user Profiles

We have upgraded our SharePoint farm from 2010 to 2013, after the upgrade is seeing duplicate user profiles in User Profile service application each user with domainname\username and other with ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Search Tagged Site Pages

Hi I'm fairly new to the search in Sharepoint; I have a website with many sub-sites and pages; I have created a search result which searches just our courses that we run, these are site pages not ...
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Advanced search box in document library

I have a document library and it saves a lot of document set. The document set have different field like name, age or subject. My question is how can I use advanced search box in document library and ...
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SharePoint Responsive Package PNP tools not able to enable feature in Package

I am trying to implement Responsive UI Package for SharePoint on-premises (2013 and 2016) from this link ...
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How can I reserve a room with SharePoint 2013 Calendar?

I'm currently trying to use SharePoint 2013 (Enterprise) to reserve rooms on a department. I used this site: http://www.kalmstrom.com/Tips/SharePoint2013ResourceBooking.htm to make my own version of ...
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Ingesting information from a 2010 sharepoint information in Sharepoint 2013

Is there a way to link a list in a 2010 sharepoint to a list in a sharepoint 2013 site, on a separate farm? The data in the sharepoint 2010 list changes frequently, and impacts content in the 2013 ...
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Is it possible to generate a sitemap.xml for each variation in a site collection?

We made a website with SharePoint as our cms. Is it possible to generate a sitemap.xml for each site collection?
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How to use Current Year in Content Search Webpart

I have a requirement where I need to show items where Date lies in current year. So it would be like : Show all documents created in current year. Is there a way to create a Today() managed property ...
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Is it possible to remove a child term from a pinned termset?

We have a Site Collection with Variations set up for our website. (www.maco.eu) The navigation is set up via a Termset. On the international page we need all of the navigation nodes, but on the ...
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Should I use CSOM in event receivers?

As far as I have worked with them, event receivers come with a properties object through which you could directly get the SPWeb and SPList objects. However, if I used CSOM instead and implemented my ...
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How to let users view latest index.html without emptying the cache manually

When you create an HTML5 web app on sharepoint 2013, which runs off documents directories. Every time you upload a new revision, the browser itself will always refer to the first version it sees ...
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List installed products & components using powershell

i came across a situation i want to mount a content database in a new environment that i don't know what was installed previously there. Using powershell how i know what installations installed in ...
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Two layer approval workflow

I come from a development background and have only been using SharePoint for a year, and i am need of some help, I have been dealing with a customer using SharePoint 2013 who have a specific ...