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Moving some SharePoint administration outside of Central Administration?

Are there any out of the box or third-party tools for sharing some Central Admin-type administration tasks with site owners? I have a client who has a SharePoint 2013 Enterprise Edition site where ...
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Why does PreApplicationStartMethodAttribute() not work in SharePoint 2013?

In .NET 4(.5) there is this amazing Attribute: PreApplicationStartMethodAttribute, I want to use it in SharePoint 2013 so I don't have to edit the app_start method in the global.asax file directly. ...
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Claim Based Authentication in Sharepoint 2013

I have created one Claim based authentication web application in sharepoint 2013. I have done all configuration from this link.. ...
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How to use LINQPad with SharePoint 2013 REST service (/_api)?

It is working just fine with /_vti_bin/ListData.svc, but I can't create connection for /_api URI.
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Managed Metadata Navigation Security Trimming

Does the managed metadata navigation offer security trimming? I create a new web and not have anyone have access to it. I would now add a link to that web to the managed metadata navigation. ...
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Retrieve a list item based on People picker App

I have a list which contains an Employee column of a Type person or group. I have built a page which contains a people picker and nothing else. When the user selects a user from the PeoplePicker, i ...
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creating web application in sharepoint 2013

I have created a web application in sharepoint 2013 using central admin, that is successfully created. its successfully created app pool in IIS as well. In host file I have also added entry like this: ...
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SharePoint 2013 Hosted App File Upload

Because of the nature of the new app model for SharePoint Hosted apps which gives us no access to server logic, how can you possibly setup File Uploading for older browsers like IE8 that don't ...
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Shredded Storage in SharePoint 2013

Is Shredded Storage part of SharePoint Server 2013 or available in Foundation edition as well? Thanks.
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Claim Based Auth Webapplication issue in SharePoint 2013

I have done FBA configuration in IIS. I am getting success to login through FBA User. But when click on sign out through any SharePoint user or FBA user, it will give error "Exception of type ...
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Custom slide library feature for SharePoint 2013

My customer is looking for the custom slide library feature for SharePoint 2013. Since the original feature (SP 2010) is being deprecated what would be the level of effort to recreate it as a custom ...
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Edit “new discussion” text in discussions list

Hi in sharepoint 2013 community site home page you can see a webpart named "discussions list". In that webpart I wanted to edit "new discussion" text. Webpart properties also has no option to edit ...
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Users don't remain logged in with mixed anonymous / integrated windows authentication (NTLM)

I am not quite sure how to even begin to troubleshoot this. After some undetermined number of requests or actions an authenticated user will suddenly become anonymous again. Here is a sample series of ...
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Why is it taking longer and longer to deploy an InfoPath template with managed code?

I have InfoPath 2013 browser-enabled form templates with managed code that I'm deploying to SharePoint 2013 on-prem via Central Administration > Manage Form Templates. The more I make changes to the ...
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Lync Presence Indicator showing full sprite in 2013

I have migrated a solution from 2010 to 2013 which was rendering this code to show the Lync status and Name. Everything works in IE except the indicator icon is showing the entire sprite: presence += ...
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Disable maintaining scroll position in SharePoint Infopath form

Is there a way to disable the function that maintains the scroll position in a SharePoint InfoPath browser form? I have navigational buttons at the bottom of each form. When I use them to navigate ...
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Apps only available on subsites or with old users after migration to SP2013

SP2010 to 2013 migration, on-site, not online. Migrated users see a large list of apps on both the parent site and its subsites. New (since the migration) users see only five apps on the parent ...
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Adding Content Type To Document Library

I am creating a custom list and in that trying to add an existing content type. Below is the code used: testList.ContentTypesEnabled = true; SPContentType testContentType = ...
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Power shell Script to copy sharepoint top navigation bar across site collections in sharepoint 2013

I have create a global navigation using Term Store Management Tool in Root site collection for a web application. Now i want to copy this Navigation across site collection using powershell. Can you ...
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How to get the ContentType Field From Task List Using REST API In SharePoint 2013

How can I get the ContentType Field value From Task List Using REST API In SharePoint 2013 ? I tried this code and i got results for ID, Title etc. but for the ContentType field he returned ...
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Get ContentType name with select fields

I have a problem with getting the ContentType name for a item. when i use http://sp2013dev/sites/mms/_api/web/lists/GetByTitle('List')/items(1)/?$expand=ContentType I get as response all Fields ...
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What's the difference between app.master and .master pages?

I've looked around and I can't seem to find the difference between an app.master page and .master pages. I'm building a new look and was wondering what the real difference is. I've found this ...
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Add Enterprise Field Column to Shedule View

Can someone tell me if it's possible in Project Server 2013 to add additional custom enterprise fields to this view? The problem is that project managers in our orgatization fill some custom ...
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Accessible mode, Skip to main and Animations option in SharePoint 2013

While we use SharePoint 2013 with keyboard only, we come across few options while we keep on pressing TAB key on top left corner in blue bar (just on top of SuiteBar) These Options are as follows ...
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secondary administrator for manage share point farm

we have a SharePoint farm and i have one user account this user has full permissions to whole SharePoint farm servers and web applications. but i want to create another user for secondary ...
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Users with Contribute permission level can share site/documents

I am using SP 2013,and we have bunch of users in the members group. We noticed they can share the site or documents. Why? Can i disable that? I dont want people with contribute permission to be ...
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What to do with error message “Windows Server Appfabric is not correctly configured. ”

When I tried installing SharePoint Server 2013 I retrieve a error message: Windows Server Appfabric is not correctly configured. your should uninstall Windows Server Appfabric and reinstall it ...
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Secure RSS Feeds stopped working in SharePoint 2013

We're pulling information from this feed: https://wazcommunity.wordpress.com/feed/ Until a few days ago it worked like a charm and other unsecure feeds are still working fine. I found the following ...
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Script work on Sharepoint 2013 but not Sharepoint 2010, Why?

I made this script to get all attachments from a list, it works on Sharepoint 2013 serveur but on Sharepoint 2010 I don't have any result... : $webUrl = "https://site.fr" $library = "Contacts" ...
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Unable to close the modal dialog from c#

I have created one custom action. On clicking custom action, I am opening an application page as a modal dialog. The page will allow users to add the data of fields. I have placed two buttons in the ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Database Upgrade, Stuck at “In Progress”

Looking at the Upgrade progress, it has passed the first SPContentDatabaseSequence(130/130) then it's 30% Complete after about 2 hours. Then it starts on SPContentDatabaseSequence2, and currently at ...
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Get attachments from sharepoint list with powershell

I made this script : $webUrl = "http://site.fr/" $library = "Qualified Information" $spSite = new-object Microsoft.SharePoint.SPSite($webUrl) $w = $spSite.OpenWeb() $l = $w.Lists[$library] ...
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Custom css for RichHtmlField

I have one page layout in which I have placed the RichHtmlField to add the formatted text into it. I want to modify the colors of headers (which is #777 by default), everything should work as it is. I ...
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Apps for SharePoint Foundation 2013

I have two questions here. Can we develop apps for SharePoint Foundation 2013 edition? Can we purchase and download apps for SharePoint Foundation 2013 edition from SharePoint Store? Thanks.
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Can SharePoint 2013 apps run in SharePoint Foundation 2013?

I apologize in advance if this is a silly question, but I'm new to SharePoint, don't fully understand the concept of SharePoint apps and was asked to investigate this. I've been told that SharePoint ...
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Allow App-Only Policies in an On-Premises SharePoint 2013

I need to execute some CSOM (Client Side Object Model) Request with elevated privileges using the App-Only-Policy in a SharePoint 2013 Provider-Hosted App. However the when I try to execute a Query ...
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Like button on Announcement items

Basically I have an announcement list with news items. The items are presented on a page using a centent query web part. After enabling rating on the list i would like to include the "Like" button in ...
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Site Access request error for site owner “Request Approval Failed”

I have a user who is listed as a site owner on the site with full control. User also has full control permissions to access request list. Now when he goes to Pending request page and tries to approve ...
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SharePoint Search prevent showing results when loading page

I have a site with two webparts (search input field and search results). On each pageload it's searching for an empty string and returns all results, similar to "*". Querytext: {SearchBoxQuery}( ...
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Import term set with labels

If I'm importing a term set in the terms store with the CSV file how could I include labels to the terms? I've tried to find information about this but all that i've found is the simplest format:
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Picture Library Slideshow

I've added one Picture Library Slideshow web part to my home page of our SharePoint 2013 team site. But I don't like the appearance of this web part (for example size of pictures, next Pause icons , ...
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Stop Editing vs Save and Close

When in EDIT PAGE mode in SP2013, how do I get the full complement of "Save & Close", "Save and Keep Editing", and "Stop Editing" to show up in my "Save and Close" drop down off the toolbar? ...
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Pop up a browse Site Content dialog through code

I recently watched a video which popped-up a SharePoint Dialog box (Webpage Dialog) to browse site content, and then return the selection value to a text box. Is it possible to invoke this dialog box ...
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Where is the Manage Content and Structure under site settings in 2013?

Where is the Manage Content and Structure under site settings in 2013 so I can hide the global navigation?
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How can I hide the top blue bar in SP 2013?

What code can I use to hide the top blue bar in SP 2013? I know the steps and have done it for SP2010, but need to do the same on SP2013. Thanks!
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Creating SharePoint 2013 Workflow Associations with Powershell

Summary: How do I create SharePoint 2013 Workflow Associations through Powershell? SharePoint 2013 workflows do not show up on the WorkflowTemplates list of the SPWeb. I am attempting to associate a ...
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Problem with Item Added Event Receiver firing five times, not one

I am using an Event Receiver, which should synchronize two Lists, But it is firing five times instead of one, and makes 5 records, not one. Why is it firing 5 times? public override void ...
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How to add restrictions on who can delete a wiki page

We are running an enterprise wiki site collection, now to improve contributions we have defined all users as Contributors to the wiki site, so they can add, edit, delete any wiki pages. And we have ...
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Distributed Cache Service: Should I use Dedicated or Collocated mode

I've got a very slow SharePoint 2013 environment. Pages load very slowly, even using a warm up script. My suspicion is that the current implementation of the Distributed Cache Service is to blame. ...
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Multiple AND OR inside a powershell if statment

I am trying to write a PowerShell script for my SharePoint 2013. The idea is that I what to select all the links that are referencing /documents/ folder, and that ends with either .doc .docx or .pdf. ...