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How to determine which field is lookup field via REST API

I have to load data from various lists with various views via SharePoint 2013 REST API. I have no knowledge about fields that are configured in views (general fields, custom fields, lookup fields, ...
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Content Type field on NewForm.aspx

I have a custom list and I am using content types to add items to the list. I am using OOTB forms for new and edit items. One field that I see on the EditForm.aspx is the one that I hope I get on the ...
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How to connect to oracle from a sharepoint solution?

I want to create a wsp which connects SharePoint to Oracle. On my research on this I came to know that I can use either Oracle.DataAccess dll or System.Data.OracleClient. But both of them are not ...
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Have differing colors using SP.UI.Status on a page

I am using SP.UI.Status to display announcements. Some announcements are using the default yellow status and icon and some are using the red status and icon. Both of these work fine on their own. ...
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Odata orderby Calculated Field

Path is a calculated field in Menu list of my sharepoint application. It concatenates two numbers into a path like below: 1/2, 1/3, 2/4, 2/2 I want to sort my List based on this field but get the ...
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migrating a document library from sharepoint 2010 to sharepoint 2013 without using 3rd party tools

I have to migrate a document library from sharepoint 2010 to sharepoint 2013 without using any 3rd party tool. any nice approach to achieve it?
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idiots guide to workflows !!

I am looking to build a workflow that is instigated based on the competition of a document to then send the completed document to a folder based on its Reference number i am completely new to ...
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Drag and Drop into Document Library via Page Webpart

I've created a Document Library that I can drag and drop documents into. Then I added that Document Library as a webpart on a 3 column page. I am able to drag and drop in if the page is checked-out. ...
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Compability mode off not working

In my visual webpart I added code to turn off compability mode, but it doesn't have any effect. Here is my code <%@ Assembly Name="$SharePoint.Project.AssemblyFullName$" %> <%@ Assembly ...
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determining if a metadata property is indexed or not

this question is related to my previous question which not been answered. When I go to Search Schema I can find the corresponding managed property for the Managed Metadata Site Column, and I it is ...
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Sharepoint Designer 2013, XSLT List View Options ribbon option is not showing

So I'm wondering if this is a bug or not. I have an ordinary Wiki Page, also tried making an Article Page. Once this page is made, I add an XsltListViewWebPart that points to a list, which is fine, ...
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Title of column/standard metadata links to list where metadata are managed

For a starting up site I would love to ad a link in the table to the location where I manage the metadata from that column (I use a lookup column, so the source is a list) The goal is to give my ...
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Unable to start 'Workflow Manager Backend' service

I have configured Workflow Manager 1.0 for SharePoint 2013. The backed service is not running. keeps on trying to run but fails, please check the error logs shown below: Log 1: The Workflow Manager ...
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Recommended height and width for promoted links background images

I want to create some images to be defined as background images for promoted links. However, I did not find any articles or documentation that define the recommended height and width for these ...
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How to parse the result type containing managed metadata

I am using SharePoint 2013 search and getting the list items. The result contains managed metadata which is of format owstaxidmetadatagsallinfo: L0|#{Guid}|{Text};L0|#{Guid}|{Text} If I use my ...
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Security Token Service could not activated

The requested service, 'http://localhost:32843/SecurityTokenServiceApplication/securitytoken.svc/actas' could not be activated. I did everything what here is written. ...
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The password supplied with the username XXX was not correct. Verify that it was entered correctly and try again

I wanted to create a New web application inside my SharePoint 2013 , but i got the following error after clicking on the "Create" button. Sorry, something went wrong The password supplied with the ...
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web application is configured with claims authentication mode however the content database you are trying to attach is intended

web application is configured with claims authentication mode however the content database you are trying to attach is intended to be used against a windows classic authentication mode We migrated ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Workflow - if any value equals value

if any value equals value condition not allow to put value and also if I take it from lookup not allowed integer value
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Sharepoint 2013. Add JS to NewForm.aspx of a list

how to place JS-code to NewForm.aspx of a list in SharePoint 2013 APP. In sharepoint 2010 we can use this list definition to add JS: <List ...> <MetaData> ... <Form ...
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Using synonyms for managed metadata terms

We have set up a termset for our site collection (onsite SP 2013). For several of the terms we have set up synonyms as documented here. They are working and very helpful for the data entry folks to ...
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Upgraded to Sp2013 Cant edit Wiki page

I recently upgraded Sp2010 Farm to Sp2013, After Database Attach upgrade I went on and did site collection upgrade, except some warnings everything went well. Once site was upgraded I checked out our ...
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REST API to fetch List/LIbrary URL's from subsites

I am working on a requirement to display all sub sites and list/Libraries inside sub site using REST. I am able to fetch Sub sites and List/Libraries but i am not able to fetch List/Library Url's. Can ...
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Get list item “Likes” using JSOM or REST API's?

How can you retrieve a list items "Likes" using the JSOM or REST API's? I know there is the following method: SP.Social.SocialFeedManager.getAllLikers(postId), but in testing I was not successful ...
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The remote event receiver callout failed

I've created an AppEventReceiver for my High Trust Remote app, when I deploy the app through Visual Studio 2012 I get the following error The remote event receiver callout failed The HTTP request is ...
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How to find out per PowerShell Script if a Solution is activated and where it is activated

i have a Solution with the name My.Solutionname as the result of it i have a WSP with the name My.Solutionname.wsp It includes one Site and one Web scoped Feature. I have a SharePoint 2013 Farm ...
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Using GroupWork feature in SP2013

The GroupWork feature for calendars was deprecated and hidden going from 2010 to 2013. I need to get this feature working on a 2013 site. I am using powershell to accomplish this. I have found that I ...
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Group Validation Error When Adding an Attachment

I have an InfoPath form and workflow set for a list in SharePoint 2013. I am receiving the validation error: Field or group: my:group_2 Error: No exact match was found. I have reviewed the ...
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Change location of attachments in list

I want to change the location of an attached file in a list. My list has multiple rows of information to fill out, but when you attach something to it, it places the attachment at the bottom. Is there ...
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Allow anonymous access for a single web service

I've created a simple custom WCF service in SharePoint. ITicketingClientService.cs: using System.ServiceModel; namespace TicketingSystem.Core.ClientService { [ServiceContract] ...
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Sharepoint 2013 prompting for credentials in Office 2007

I just got hired as the new SysAdmin at my compnay and inherited a SharePoint 2013 install that I'm not at all familiar with. It's running on Windows2008 R2 Datacenter, and the intranet webpage is of ...
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Updating SharePoint 2013 User profile thumbnail photos without AD sync

I built a SharePoint 2013 test intranet for a client with My Sites (personal sites). Without the setting up a UPS connection you get basic profile information for each user ( added as ad security ...
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Inheritance of Master Page to sub-sites on a multi-lingual site is not working

We have a SharePoint 2013 website, which is multi-lingual, Arabic & English. We are using the site variation feature to publish the sites. Also, the publishing feature is enabled on this site. I ...
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Auditing Failure: In all SharePoint 2013 servers in event viewer security [on hold]

Auditing Failure: In all SharePoint 2013 servers, in the event viewer's security section the below error is found as many times as nearly 50,000. What is the cause for this error and how to stop it? ...
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anonymous access in sharepoint 2013

i am new at sharepoint administration, so my question should be simple enough for the experts. i have a sharepoint Site done everything in it and works fine with windows authentication, now i extended ...
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URL/Link to sharepoint members group of subsite used as web template

Is there a simple way to create a link that points to the default "members" group of a subsite? I'm creating a subsite web template and would like to have a link for future site managers that goes ...
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Changing the SharePoint default title text (legend) in SharePoint 2013

In the default theme for SharePoint 2013 (seattle), on the top left corner, there is a small amount of Text that says "SharePoint". I wanted to change it to show the name of the company instead of ...
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SP 2013 Visual Studio Workflow - Internal Status Stuck on 'Not Started'

I updated my VS 2012 from Update 4 to Update 5. My workflows got mucked up. Now i reverted back to Update 4 yet, my workflow is stuck on 'Not Started' status. See the screen shot below. Update 1: ...
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Problems with Query Sting URL Filter when adding/editing Views

I have a page (A) containing multiple links with different query string URL's that are all directed to another page (B), where a query string filter web part takes the selected link's URL and passes ...
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Error configuring PowerPivot 2012 on SharePoint 2013. New-PowerPivotSystemServiceInstance - The PowerPivot System Service does not exist in the farm

Hi I'm hoping that someone can help me out here. I have a Multi-server dev farm that I am unable to provision PowerPivot correctly. It worked fine on the standalone farm. Any help would be ...
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Percentage calculation in view

I want to create a calculation that appears in my view... So far I have it looking like this. I want a % time usage calculation which takes total days used (numbers comes from a count field (odometer ...
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JSOM Script Returning serverRelativeUrlOrFullUrl Error from SP.ClientContext.get_current()

I'm attempting to build a script for a Sharepoint 2013 project management hub that eases the process of spinning up and archiving project subsites as they are needed. I'm having trouble getting my ...
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CSOM Could not establish trust relationship for the SSL/TLS secure channel

using (var context = new ClientContext("https://848-sharepoint:16543")) { var ss = new System.Security.SecureString(); ...
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Cannot create listitem REST API in SP 2013 with contributes rights

I have an issue with our Travel Tool based on SharePoint 2013. This tool consists of different Content Types - all in their specific lists (travel requests, train rides, flights, etc.). There are two ...
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Sharepoint 2013. Problem renaming files in event receiver

I coded an event receiver that renames for example a .txt file to a .text file (it does not matter the extensions, it is just an example). In my code what I do is to an SPFile.MoveTo operation. It ...
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How to Set Item Level Permission Using SharePoint Designer 2013 Work Flow?

Currently i'm trying to create a workflow in SharePoint 2013 workflow platform that sets item level permission, trying to set read item level permission to "XYZ" group in SharePoint 2013 workflow ...
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Infopath Error: The following location is not accessible, because it is in a different site collection - except it isn't

My server name: vshoprspfe The url people use for the farm: http://sharepoint (I'm not familiar with how this has been setup, but I believe it's with a cName) The site collection / library where this ...
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List item storage in SQL

So I'm having some performance issues with some large queries against SharePoint (yes, I'm already using CAML), so I decided to take a peek at the SharePoint database despite the dire warnings never ...
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Duplicate records while sorting list descending

I have implemeted a button which loads more data from list. The page size is 12. Everytime I click button I get 12 records. The query works fine if I use Ascending = True but when I change to ...
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SharePoint 2013 Workflow Service Application not visible in Central Admin nor in Get-SPServiceApplication

I found this posting Sharepoint 2013 Workflow Manager Missing Service when looking for an answer to the very same symptom -- and when I saw Andrew Connell answering figured I was saved! But, no ...