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Cannot update allowMembersEditMembership

I can't seem to update the setting on a group to allow members to edit members. This is my code: function setGroupsMembershipEditingMode(uri) { var context = new SP.ClientContext(appweburl); var ...
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SP 2013 approval workflow - collect comments from approvers

I have the following case: I need to establish an approval workflow with the option to leave comments by the approvers. No workflow templates are available on my server and I cannot administer it - ...
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SharePoint 2013 Duplicate User Profiles

I don't come from a heavy SharePoint background so please don't judge :) I wanted to know if there was a query I can run to delete numerous duplicate User Profiles from the Profile DB. I recently ...
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Unable set current navigation of web

I want to change the current navigation to "Structural Navigation: Display only the navigation items below the current site" of sub site. I got this which shows how to set the current navigation and ...
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SharePoint 2013 Kerberos Setup Issue - NT AUTHORITY\ANONYMOUS LOGON

Facing issues while configuring the Kerberos . The process is as below ASP.Net full trust farm solution deployed on SharePoint 2013 App Server (IIS 8) connects to SQL Server 2008 R2 Database 1. ...
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Can we have Sharepoint survey with anonymous responses?

I have tried many tutorials but I am still not able to figure out how to create Sharepoint surveys for which anonymous people can respond to. Anonymous users can see the survey web part and the ...
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2013 - Can't edit the subsites Master Pages

Situation : On my SharePoint root site, I can modify without any problem my master pages. But from this root site, I've created few subsites. I would like to edit master pages from theses subsites in ...
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SharePoint 2013 Managed Navigation - 301 Redirect when Term is Moved?

My client has an issue where they are moving terms around within their SharePoint 2013 managed navigation as part of a website restructure. They (understandably) want to ensure any hits to the former ...
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Error occurred in deployment step 'Activate Features': When deploying a SP 2013 workflow with Visual Studio 2012

Im getting this error when I deploy the a SP 2013 workflow in VS 2012. Error 1 Error occurred in deployment step 'Activate Features': Microsoft.Workflow.Client.ActivityNotFoundException: The ...
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Switch language using JavaScript

I want to have 2 buttons, one En and the other Es, to change the display language for current user in SharePoint 2013, I have seen some articles talking about OnSelectionChange, but it doesn't work ...
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SharePoint Online List limitations

Is it just me or is it really strange that SSRS 2012 still does not support Claims based authentication or OData connections? Anybody know of plans? Reasons for such a hole in the strategy? Part of a ...
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Setting ContentEditorWebPart ContentLink property to absolute path

To avoid adding some static HTML to my custom masterpage, and allow the end-user to easily change it by just changing an HTML file instead of the masterpage, I'm trying to embed a static ...
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Creating a Custom File Upload CoreProperty Field?

I'm currently working on a site where the client has requested a "Resume" field where they can upload a Word Document of the person's Resume. So far, I have created the CoreProperty field: "Resume" ...
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Custom sort with custom ResultScriptWebPart

I know in 2010 there was a way how to add custom sorting by Managed Property, it was obtaining data provider in overriden method and than just set the sort property and direction. However in 2013 I ...
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My site collection is not accessible using IE & Chrome , while I can access it uing Firefox

I have a Team site collection at the root of my server, and can be accessed using the following URL:- http://servername now i can access it using firefox by entering the username/password and ...
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Is there a way to get all file URLs for a library with a single REST request?

I have a bunch of images in a library that I need to get URLs for each item. I can get the GUIDs with this: /sites/mysite/_api/web/lists/getbytitle('Rotating%20Banner')/items Is there a way to ...
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when i changed the IIS application pool's and sharepoint services's Service Account i start receving the following error “403 FORBIDDEN”

For security reasons we wanted to chnage the service accounts username for all the IIS application pools and SharePoint service , so we created a new user named "Staging.user", and i define it as a ...
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Sharepoint 2013 App Cant Update Fields on Lists in parent web

I have a Sharepoint 2013 O365 App that is Autohosted. It is doing a simple list item creation on a remote sharepoint list in the site that owns the app. I have added app permissions of all kinds to ...
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Get selected items from JavaScript in the document library view

I have a page in which I have placed XsltListView web part to show the view of the picture library. Above that view I have placed a link using Content Editor Web Part which redirects to other web ...
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Password changing feature in SharePoint 2013

How I can enable password changing feature for site's users in SharePoint 2013, so that each user can changed him/her password?
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“The XSS Auditor refused to execute a script in…” from Chrome when using <script> tag in content editor webpart

Embedding javascript in a content editor web part triggers XSS Auditor error in Chrome when editing any webpart on the page containing the content editor web part. Steps to reproduce 1 - Use newest ...
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How to make Document Icon clickable in Sharepoint 2013

Clicking the icon in Type column is highlighting the item instead of launching the document. I implemented the solution from the following blog http://blog.cube4.com.au/?p=1006. Sometimes it works ...
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Custom Site Map Provider for Personal Sites SP 2013

I made a custom site map provider for the left nav on the My Site Host and it works perfectly, however, all of the personal my sites have a different site map than the host. I thought I could remedy ...
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SharePoint 2013 Datepicker Not Rendering Correctly

I’m having a problem with my Calendar datepicker in Sharepoint 2013. It’s like it is missing some CSS. And I get the below error in my console : Resource interpreted as Stylesheet but ...
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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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loading multiple files from custom action with SP.ClientContext

I made a custom action that calls GetSelectedListItemAsString(). it should load the files 1 by 1 but somehow it does not load the files can somebody help me with it underneat a code snippet of the ...
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Scoped Search Alerts

I have a client who is trying to use Search Alerts that are scoped to a specific content source. The Search Results web part they are using is already scoped to this source, but it seems that when a ...
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Properties bag in refinement panel

I have some community sites and I have created some indexed properties in this sites with SharePoint Manager 2013. I am able to index this properties so that the communities could be found in search ...
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Blog display shows list rather than Inline/Box/Basic layout

I've moved my blogs from SP2010 to SP2013, and the original Posts Web Part doesn't render correctly, it shows the error Unable to display this Web Part. To troubleshoot the problem, open this Web ...
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Securing publishing page layouts

I'm having some issues finding a good pattern to make some publishing page layouts secured. The page layouts are built like this The page layout <%@ Page Language="C#" AutoEventWireup="true" ...
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Uploading a complete folder in Sharepoint 2013

In Sharepoint 2010, I was able to upload entire folders, by choosing Upload Multiple Files and dragging and dropping the folder into the designated location. Or by selecting the folder at upload ...
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Sp2013 Sp1 Upgrade and Workflow Servers

I just completed Upgrading Sp2013 Server, farm is healthy and all the services are working as expected. At the mean time i was going through the upgrade logs from last week and found out pretty ...
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InfoPath 2013 data connection error message

A developer has created an InfoPath form (Designer 2013), the form has some custom code behind the scenes, it also has 2 drop down option boxes that connect to a list on a SharePoint 2013 site. When ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Disable opening files with a client program

I´m using a SharePoint 2013 with Offic Web Apps 2013. It is possible to disable the open the Word/Excel file with a client program for a specific document library? I want to use only (!!) the office ...
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Unable to get all my SharePoint 2013 CUs installed, using windows update tool

I am facing problems in applying September and October 2014 CUs using windows update. I have the following:- SharePoint server 2013 SP1. Windows server 2008 r2. I use to have SharePoint 2013 since ...
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Create a People Search Result Source Using PowerShell

I want to set Type="People Search Results" and in Credential Information want to set default authentication using PowerShell. I have used below code to create result source but I am not able to set ...
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TopNavigationBar not showing items

I am adding navigation items to the TopNavigationBar via code, and they are not showing up when checking the site but the code doesn't error out. I if I iterate through the nav items in the ...
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Sharepoint 2013: How do I restore the “All Items” view?

I accidentally deleted the "All Items" view on my SP13 List page. When I try to re-create it I get the error message "this view already exists." "All Items" does not appear in my dropdowns anywhere, ...
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Sharepoint 2013 : Create a directory structure on a domain's file server

I would like to implement a HTML form in a SharePoint 2013 page, which can create a directory structure (or copy an existing one). The main issue is that the directory structure should be ...
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SP2013 - Web Part disappears for admin after setting audience

Environment: SharePoint Online (Office 365 hosted, SharePoint 2013) I have experience with older versions of SharePoint, but am new to SP2013 and Office 365. I am a site owner and Site Collections ...
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Setting a reminder date with workflow

I'm trying to set a "Reminder Date" field in a task list to 3 days prior to the Due date. Unfortunately, I need to use SharePoint Designer's workflow designer. I have the following workflow so far, ...
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SharePoint 2013 Search File Shares

I have a search service application that has 2 content sources - one for the SharePoint Sites and one for File Shares. When I perform a search from the Search Center the results can show documents ...
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Roll up site micro feeds to home page

How do i roll up microfeeds to site home page using the CSWP? I am struggling to roll up a list of microfeeds from my intranet to the homepage.
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SharePoint Server 2013 May 2014 CU Prerequisites

I have applied SP 1 in My SP 2013 Server farm, now I am attempting for May 2014 CU. In May CU page Microsoft says : Prerequisites You must install the following public update before you ...
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Youtube preview in on-premises Newsfeed

I've seen a couple of demos where people add a YouTube link to their newsfeed, and a Facebook style thumbnail with a video preview is displayed. The same thing happens on my Office 365 account. For ...
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SharePoint configuration wizard will raise Microsoft.SharePoint.PostSetupConfiguration.PostSetupConfigurationTaskException was thrown

I have SharePoint 2013 server , but when i run the product configuration wizard, it raised the following error "Microsoft.SharePoint.PostSetupConfiguration.PostSetupConfigurationTaskException was ...
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Must each content database in the farm have a unique name?

I'm wondering if a specific content database in the farm can always be identified by only its name? For example, if my farm consists of multiple SQL Server instances, must each content database in ...
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Accessing a SharePoint 2013 checkbox with JavaScript?

It seems the way a checkbox renders in SharePoint 2013 server has changed from the way it was rendered in 2010. When I view the source through the browser I see... <!-- FieldName="MyCheckboxes" ...
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SPProductVersionJobDefinition throws Collection was modified; enumeration operation may not execute

I just finished Sp1 Upgrade in a Sp2013 Server Dev Environment. Going through the Windows Event log i discovered following error: The Execute method of job definition ...
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SharePoint Claims authentication on external zone : Could not retrieve the IIS Settings. Parameter name: context

SPClaimsUtility.AuthenticateFormsUser(Context.Request.UrlReferrer, txtEmail.Text, txtPassword.Text); This authenticates the user properly and lets me through to a page that needs authentication on ...