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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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Sharepoint 2013 Search Keyword Query Language (KQL) field value is null or empty

I have a search query, in which I want certain a field to return results where its value is empty : (contentclass:sts_listitem OR IsDocument:True) ...
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401 Unauthorized caused by custom master page

just customized a master page for the new SP 2013 Foundation. Deployment, activation etc. works fine (i deploy it using a .wsp built with VS2012) but every time im trying to access my sp-page with the ...
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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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A document library with custom content type displays the different icon while creating new document

I have created a document library declaratively with document based content type. But when I click on new document the icon is displayed of item instead of word. Below is the example: List ...
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How to trigger the click event of the SharePoint OOTB list's new form Save button?

I have custom list in which there are two mandatory fields, and I want to ask the user if he wants to again enter the new item after one item is created. I searched over the internet and found this ...
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How to show comment in Task List View?

I have a document library (lib). There is an approval workflow (WF) on it. Whenever a new document is added, the WF will start. In the workflow, before a task is assigned, I set values for the task ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Creating an Enterprise Wiki site

When I go to create a site and use the Enterprise Wiki Publishing template, I get "an unexpected error has occurred." The SharePoint Publishing feature is activated. I do not see anything specific ...
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JS link 2 different templates for 2 different views of same list on 1 page

I have 1 list that I want to display in 2 different ways on the same page. When using the jslink property included in the OOTB listview webpart only one display template gets rendered for both ...
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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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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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(Solved) Start a Workflow of the Host-Web via SharePoint App and JSOM

The Last Update is the Solution I have got an App for SharePoint 2013, which needs to start a Workflow. This Workflow is in the HostWebContext, not in the AppContext. The List, the Workflow is ...
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User Profile Service - missing user profiles from AD

I have 2 SP 2013 SP1 environments, testing and production. Both have user profile service application (using FIM agent) configure to get profiles from AD. Both the farms have similar service ...
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Error while recreating a deleted site colelction

I get this error after I try to recreate a site collection which just have been deleted. System.ArgumentException: Another site already exists at http://localhost. Delete this site before attempting ...
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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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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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Sign out problem with custom login

We have a custom login form on our SharePoint site to support mixed authentication. This is working well. The problem is when a user signs out they are redirected back to the login page, rather than ...
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How does SharePoint search work across site collections

At the beginning I thought that each site collection have its own search, and that the search centre for each site collection will only search the contents within a site collection. But when I test ...
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SharePoint 2013 implement simple logout button which do not redirect to default sign out page using JavaScript client object model

I am using windows authentication in my web application. My requirement is to implement a sign out button which will sign out the user without having him to close the browser and application should ...
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Sharepoint 2013 sign out issue on windows authentication

Scenario: User is on default login page User clicks on windows authentication, (s)he is prompted for username and password User is navigated to the home page Click on Sign Out Link User is navigated ...
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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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How to use HttpSend activity in 2013 workflow

I'm trying to call a .Net (asmx) web service that takes a UTC date and returns the local date. An input to the web service could look like this: 2015-04-30T23:00:00Z The output from this call will ...
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Reinstall site collections after language pack installation

I have two site collections, with a bunch of sites under them. Now I have been asked to change the language of the site. I have successfully installed the language pack, and completed all the tasks ...
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SP2013 Changing URL of web results in List View Threshold error

Similar to this question, however the answer seems to have not paid attention to the actual problem- TechNet Forum I am attempting to change the URL of one of my site's child webs through "Site ...
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SP 2013 SP1 - April 2015 CU

I just installed SP 2013 SP1 and I want to make sure latest CU is in place before I run config wizard. Will the April 2015 CU completes all the issues from SP1 to now? Are there any other CU or Hotfix ...
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Why the Name field is not included in a custom Edit form for a Wiki Page library

I am working on an EnterPriseWiki site collection, and using SP designer 2013 i created a new Edit Form based on the EnterpriseWiki content type. but when i checked the fields that are defined inside ...
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SP2013 breadcrumbs on sub-sites without image

On parent site, we have the breadcrumb working fine and the image URL for the breadcrumb is: <img src="/_layouts/15/images/spcommon.png?rev=23" alt="Navigate Up" ...
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Using Docsets in Cross-site publishing

We have some document sets that we are looking at using in a cross-site publishing set up. The docset and its metadata come through the search just fine, but we aren't sure how to "reassemble" the ...
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SPList.GetItemById and Checked Out Items

It seems I cannot use SPList.GetItemById(int) or SPList.GetItemByUniqueId(Guid) or Web.GetListItem(string) to get an item that is checked out. I have tried all three and all three result in a "File ...
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“I Like It” and “Rating” in Cross-Site Publishing scenario

There's a request to implement "I Like" and/or "Rating" functionality in Cross Site Publishing for an item showing as a catalog-item. There is a single page that displays the detail for the items ...
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Sandbox Solutions on a SharePoint VM that also acts as a Domain Controller

I have dozens of 'Microsoft SharePoint Foundation Sandboxed Code Execution Worker Process Proxy' processes running. A new one seems to appear every 10-15 seconds until my memory is completely spent. ...
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Workflow codeactivity to download file from document library

The following code works in a console application but returns a 401 error from a workflow code activity. The aim is to download and process a .eml file from a Sharepoint 2013 document library. SP and ...
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Crawled and Managed Properties being created in wrong Service Application

I have a farm with 2 web applications (call them A and B). Each web application has its own dedicated search service application (call them SearchA and SearchB). Farm Patch Level is the March PU so ...
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Creating a new edit form for my wiki page library,with only page name field included

I want to create a new Edit form for my enterprise wiki library, and I need to only display the wiki page name inside it. Now I did the following steps:- 1. Using sharepoint designer 2013. 2. I ...
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SharePoint 2013 theme broken accidently

In SharePoint 2013 if I try to change the look, and select "Tokyo" from the Site Layouts dropdown, the elements in the preview are all broken. Menu items are appearing on the page which should only ...
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with host name web site not work in sharepoint 2013 and win 2012 r2 (iis 8.5)

i created a new web sit in default zone it created with wfe server name now its work when i browse with servername but for intranet zone i added hostname in aam, and also i added hostname in iis ...
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Refiners for multi-valued managed properties in SharePoint

Refiners for multi-valued managed properties do not behave like they do for Site Columns when they are created. Values are being refined to "Value one;Value two;Value three" instead of: Value one - ...
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SharePoint 2013 workflow missing inside SPD

I was trying to test Offline Installation of SharePoint on my Virtual Machine. I installed SharePoint 2013 using Powershell, Installed WorkFlow Manager Refresh and Service Bus 1.1 using Web Platform ...
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REST to get list item by Id

I am always comfortable using JSOM, and I have used less of REST calls to access lists and its Items. But now I have a requirement to use only REST to get item by its ID. Can any one help with a ...
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Folksonomy and people/group field

I need to do something that have: - Person or Group field functionality (type ahead) - Tagging functionality (adding tags or selecting the existing ones) Is there a solution out there that I can ...
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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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App Pool created with Powershell name appears as GUID in IIS

I just installed SP 2013 in a test environment. I created an app pool to be used by the service applications using the Powershell command below: New_SPServiceApplicationPool -Name "Default ...
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Removing Default Search Box and “Home / Edit” link in Oslo

I want these things done for a single subsite. I needed to do some special things with searching on the site that involved basically breaking the default, built-in search box. But it still shows up. ...
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Bringing back fields by internal name in SharePoint REST

Let's say I have the query: http://thisbox/_api/lists/getbytitle('ThisList')/items?$select=* But instead of "*" for selecting fields, I have a list of Field Internal Names and/or GUID's. I'd like ...
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Format List Calendar View Days

We'd like to format the calendar view of a list not off the data entered for each of the days, but off the actual day of the week. For example: Saturday and Sunday boxes would be red Monday boxes ...
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Phonetic / Liguistic Search for People is Not Working in SP2013 Farm

Phonetic search is not working for us in a SharePoint Server 2013 farm. We are also seeing the following in the event logs (I the query text): 04/17/2014 11:40:15.89 ...
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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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ms-rteElement not working from Azure CDN

I've put some of our CSS and JavaScript files on Azure storage. These files are used across different websites. The problem is SharePoint seems to ignore ms-rteElement and rteStyle styles when the ...
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Report off SharePoint List

I have a SharePoint 2013 list. This is On Prem. The list has a notes section. I run a report daily that pulls certain fields from that list, including the note section. I am having a formatting ...
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SharePoint 2013 MetaNavigation Problem deleting Termsets

The following is just a test script borrowed in part from http://goo.gl/Cw1D8h "PowerShell to create and reuse Managed Navigation for multiple sites in SharePoint 2013" The following script works ...