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SSRS + SharePoint2013: Login failed for user 'NT AUTHORITY\ANONYMOUS LOGON'

I have a sharepoint 2013, it is configured for integration mode. From SQL2012, I publish a simple SSRS report to the SP2013. The publish succeeded, but when view the report, it shows this error: ...
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How can I get information about a term through JavaScript?

What I want to do is something like: var myTerm = getTermInfo(55c6801f-78b3-485f-b811-530bec1961e9);
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SharePoint App download file from url

I have a SharePoint 2013 app where I want to download a file. in the web project I get the url from a file in SharePoint and I want to download it using the following code: WebClient webClient = new ...
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Change list template from 2010 version to 2013

Similar to: How to migrate list template from 2010 to 2013? I've old farm solution with list schema & list instance. After deployment, list has old 2010 look, and is rendered on server side: ...
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Creating different list views for each user group in SharePoint 2013

I have a list that contains sensitive information. The full control user group needs visibility of all columns but the read group are only allowed to view a limited number of columns. I cannot see how ...
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3 Server Updates for SharePoint 2013 July 2014 CU?

I've updated several SharePoint farms before successfully. My OS is 2012 R2. I currently have SP1 for SP2013 installed. For the July 2014 CU, I'm trying to wrap my head around something.. I have ...
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2013 grant read access to authenticated users without having to visit site

I have created an app which uses a people picker. The people picker needs to pickup everyone within the NT AUTHORITY\authenticated users group. So I have added that group to the Members group of the ...
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How to add a webpart zone using JavaScript in SharePoint 2013

Let say I can manipulate DOM to add extra DIVs to page. I need to know if it's possible to use JS to convert these divs to web part zone to display a button "Add a Web Part" (like the ones in Blank ...
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Can you use the HasRights() function in SharePoint 2013, if so how?

I am looking to limit the display of content on a custom page in SharePoint 2013. I wish to hide or display some s based upon the user's permissions. The function HasRights() seems to be what I need. ...
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How to force my web part to run with minimal uer permissions

I have created the following custom permission , which will allow users to Create items without being able to view,edit them:- $spweb=Get-SPWeb -Identity "http://vstg01"; $spRoleDefinition = ...
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When I add a CEWP my columns titles are condensing

I am following these steps to create a label on my SP new form. When i add the CEWP and insert the code snippet that is provided in the instructions my title columns condense and go from looking like ...
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How to get List by Url using SharePoint 2013 CSOM

SharePoint 2013 CSOM API contains the following methods for accessing List object: ListCollection.GetById method - returns the list with the specified list identifier ListCollection.GetByTitle ...
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Limiting CPU usage with SharePoint 2013

We're running our SP2013 app box on a VM (not my preference, but it's what I have) and when the search component or timer service spikes to 100% CPU usage, it's pegging out the whole VM farm. I'm ...
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maximum Data can be stored in sharepoint 2013

We want to store the 50TB per year,Can sharepoint 2013 can handle this.What about the performance if i have 50TB data in sharepoint. Please let me know.
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Permission for Single List with OneDrive Compatibility

I'm working with an on-premise Sharepoint 2013 site. I want to share only a single list with a domain user. I found I can do this by navigating to the list, and clicking the "Shared With" button in ...
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Is there a way to dynamically change the view of the a list? Basically, slicers in Sharepoint for lists?

I have a list on SharePoint 2013. It is a very long (it's basically a glossary) it has 3 columns. The term, the definition, and the category. Since I have about 300 terms, the list can get very long, ...
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Profile link in people search results not encoded

I'm using Forms Based Auth using the SQLMembership provider and all seems to be working fine except for viewing user profiles from people search results. The search is creating linkw like: ...
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Ugrading to the latest CU, do I need to apply all CU's?

I have SharePoint server 2013, with the following build number: 15.0.4481.1005 I want to install the latest updates, where the host server is not connected to the internet. So I need to manually ...
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Users with “AddListItems, ViewPages, ViewFormPages, Open” permission are not able to add item to a list

I have created the following custom permission, to allow users to be able to add items to a Issue Tracking list, but without being able to edit, read, search them:- $spweb=Get-SPWeb -Identity "Site ...
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Filter web parts in SharePoint 2013 STANDARD

I'm not able to find Filter web part category along with the other categories as i try to add the Date Filter web part to my Publishing Site that has Empty Web Part Page as it's layout. Is it that the ...
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SharePoint Hosted App Cross Domain Calls to a REST API

I have a SharePoint hosted app an I want to use the JIRA REST API with it. Which means I want to make requests and work with the data from the responses. Because it's a SharePoint hosted app I can ...
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Site Feature Not Visible when Upgrade Solution from SP2010 to SP2013

I've migrated our SharePoint 2010 solution to SharePoint 2013 following these steps: ZimmerGren.net After a lot of pain and heart ache, I managed to get the solution compiled and deployed (using ...
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What is the value to Variable when query results nothing in CAML

What is the Value of $spQuery when no items were returned from the filter in the query given below: I am trying to add a conditional statement at end of this script. if ($spQuery -eq $null){ ...
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Prefered way of custom styling for 2013 apps?

I created some autohosted apps ( for Office 365) and by default there's a script setStyleSheet(); that makes the app look like the rest of the page. This is something I want but I would also like to ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Blog - setting fixed width getting vertical scrollbar

When i set the post width to fixed on the web part "Posts", like this: I get a vertical scroll bar when loading the post, how can i remove this scrollbar? it is there no matter how "high" the post ...
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How Can I Change My Intranet's Homepage Page Layout?

As part of the branding of our new SP2013-based intranet, I have created a new custom Masterpage and Page Layouts and set this as the default Masterpage. I have also created a custom Masterpage and ...
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SharePoint and Outlook 2013 Address Book

On SharePoint 2010 Im able to successfully add the Contact list to Outlook and get it to show as an Address Book. If I view the list under Contacts/People I can search criteria like numbers, company ...
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How to regenerate composite look when a themable css evolves?

In a corporate publishing site, we are using composite looks to allow site managers to choose a branded color scheme. Basically, we have branded the portal using two css files. A main.css file that ...
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PWA User Logon Account changed after changing to Forms and Windows Authentication

So I'm in a bit of a pickle. In order to get OWA to work on our external, customer site we enabled forms and windows authentication on our internal site and added a custom login so users were prompted ...
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User search in SP2013 provider-hosted app

I have a provider-hosted app in SharePoint 2013. I am trying to create a custom search for user, based on user name (I`m not using people search). I tried with KeywordQuery, and checked out the MSDN, ...
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The business need for anti-virus

I have been asked to write a business case for purchasing an anti-virus plugin for our SharePoint 2013 multi-tenant environment. From my perspective, the case is strong for anti-virus as we need to ...
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Configure Hashtag term set submission policy to closed

Is there any option to switch the submission policy of hashtag system term set to "closed"
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How to allow users to create new item inside a list without being able to view, edit or search for items

I am trying to implement a list called “contact Us” of type Issue tracking, where users will see a link, and if they click on it , they can fill an item and save it. This will send an email to the ...
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Error occurred in deployment step 'Recycle IIS Application Pool': A task was canceled

I have a SharePoint server which is otherwise operating normally, but all of a sudden Visual Studio refuses to deploy SharePoint solutions. It's worked normally in the past. It is now giving an error: ...
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Set Task to Approved or Rejected from workflow

I have a Task that was created by a 2013 workflow, through either the Assign a task command or Start a task process command. I have a second workflow that wants to use Update List Item to approve or ...
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Can we disable /Hide Skydrive from SharePoint Farm On premises

Is there a way that we can use power shell (Not custom delegate control) to hide/disable the Suitelinks from the complete SharePoint farm .We achieved that in one site collection using CSS but as we ...
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Copy People column from sharepoint list item to SharePoint group

I have Site Admin Custom sharepoint list in a Site1, where users in our oganization need to submit a request to become Cerified Site Collection Administrator. List Consists of 3 columns: Site ...
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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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Sharepoint Foundation 2013 - getting currently logged on user and passing it in url string/page viewer

I am migrating our existing wss 3.0 site to sharepoint Foundation 2013. Everything is complete but this one item. We have a Filemaker DB in house that also has a custom PHP frontend. I have a page ...
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List item event receiver firing when list is modified

If I have an event receiver that handles the item added event, it fires whenever the list is modified. While debugging the event we see that it is firing over a non-existim item (properties.ListItem ...
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How to hide site columns based on user permissions using custom web part

I have an issue tracking list , and I want certain fields to be shown only if the user is inside a group named “Managers”. So I wrote the following farm solution inside visual studio, which i will ...
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How to create one-to-one joined issue tracking list inside SharePoint 2013

I have two issue tracking lists that display splitted information about an issue, in the first list any authenticated user can add the following:- While Senior manager should complete the following ...
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SharePoint 2013 Workflow - How to retrieve the SPWorkflow object associated with a SPListItem?

Here's the scenario: I have a SPListItem in hand, which i know has a started workflow associated. The workflow has a task created for approval. I want to access the SPWorkflow and then the ...
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SharePoint 2013 Search: JavaScript object model get alternate access mapping

I am using a custom item template for search results. In that I ma getting the links as the original ones and not the Alternate Access Mapping. Is there a way to transform the original URL's to the ...
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403 Error connecting to ODATA via External Content Type with SharePoint

I have a tenant on SharePoint Online (the new 2013 version). In that tenant, I have a Project Online site collection. Project Online hosts a very nice OData endpoint at ...
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Workaround for secondary workflow on tasks list

I need to overcome the limitation when one VS workflow creates tasks on task list, which also has another workflow attached to ItemCreated, and the secondary workflow is not triggered. Any ideas? (I ...
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How to allow contributor users to add web parts

I am working on an enterprise wiki site collection, currently contributor users with the following permission level, cannot add web parts:- I think that assigning them a Design permission will ...
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Unexpected error when add/edit wiki pages inside my publishing site collection

I have an enterprise wiki site collection using SharePoint 2013 , and when i tried to add/edit wiki pages, sometimes i am getting the following error :- i check the correlation Id i found the ...
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Sharepoint task list

Sharepoint 2013. We have a long task list with quite a few subtasks in each and I just can't work out how to only show main tasks in initial view, rather than all the subtasks being expanded. Is there ...
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How can I resize a web part to be the size of a div it is sitting in

I am trying to put some final touches on our main portal page. We are using a wiki page with a 2 column text layout. The left column is 75% of the page and the right column is 25%. In the right ...