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SharePoint 13 Approval Workflow. Can not select a template

I am unable to select a workflow template, and therefore unable to click Next I see "Disposition Approval" and "three-State" but can't select either of them. I enabled and disabled Workflows in the ...
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AD Security Groups not working with ADFS 3.0 on SharePoint 2013

I'm working on configuring SharePoint 2013 to authenticate with ADFS 3.0. I have SharePoint setup to use Windows NTLM for search to crawl and then have the site redirect to the ADFS login page ...
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JS Error in sp.runtime.debug.js

sp.runtime.debug.js?rev=VFkBZgkYpbAZS6abSrBqIg%3D%3D:2814 Uncaught Sys.ArgumentNullException: Sys.ArgumentNullException: Value cannot be null. This is in: sp.runtime.debug.js ...
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Most used authentication type in SharePoint

Can anyone let me know which is the most widely used user authentication method in SharePoint Servers ? I found the user authentication methods available in this link
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Creating InfoPath Form from SP List with Content Types

I created a SharePoint list that I want to transfer to InfoPath form. The SharePoint list has multiple content types. Is there a way to transfer the list into InfoPath and have the content types ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Is there a way to get columns headers to wordwrap and freeze

I've created a custom list in SharePoint 2013 that has 28 columns. I'd like to remove the white spaces between the columns and wordwrap the headers. I'd also like to have the headers freeze at the ...
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Exclude Specific List Items from Search

So I have this scenario: I have a list with a column called Status The status field is either Open or Closed What I want to do is to only include in search results items whose status are Open. Is ...
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Iframe in web part page SharePoint 2013

I have a WebPart page with drop down toolbar. Every item/element of toolbar is a link to some other site/page. For time being, when users click on item/element in toolbar, selected page opens up in a ...
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Taxonomy control in SharePoint hosted app

I am creating an SharePoint hosted app. In that I have to use Managed MataData from my list. In this I am getting the Metadata from my list column to my Taxonomy control. I have find some post but I ...
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SPClientPeoplePicker.SPClientPeoplePickerDict is empty in ie 10

I created a Search display Template for booking events. In this exists a Peoplepicker usercontrol, that preloads the current user. This works very well on all browsers... except IE...specially IE ...
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How to remove user form SPGroup uisng SPServices

I am using below code for removing user from particular group using SPServices. In complete function alert is showing success, but in XData it is displaying "User does not exist or is not unique". I ...
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SharePoint 2013 workflow stuck in started stage

I got the setup recently with workflow client and manager installed(on different servers). I started with developing a simplest of the workflow with just one activity "WriteToHistory". But upon ...
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Custom login page for windows authentication?

We are running on SharePoint 2013 On Premise, Claims Based Authentication, windows Authenticaton (NTLM). Is it possible to change the normal "username/password" popup-window to a web form (of any ...
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Allow anonymous users to comment on blog in sharepoint blog site in sharepoint 2013

I have a blog site in sharepoint 2013. I've to make the entire site anonymous. The anonymous users are able to view the posts but if I try to comment on a post as anonymous user, it shows error that ...
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How to give group visitors permission to run custom JS?

I have a custom JS file located in siteassets in the homesite https://companyxxx.sharepoint.com/SiteAssets/scripts/custom.js I have added this JS file in the masterpage of one of my collections and ...
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SharePoint Designer 2013 changes “&” to “&” in hyperlink url

I'm having occasional issues with SharePoint Designer 2013 apparently trying to encode hyperlinks when I open (or save) a webpage using "Edit File in Advanced Mode". Specifically it converts & ...
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Can I use autonew macro on a word template in SP2013 and save resulting file as a .docx?

MS Office 2013 Professional Plus Sub AutoNew() Order = System.PrivateProfileString("https://SharePoint/Shared Documents/Logistics Section/Logistics Help Requests/Tracking Numbers.txt", _ ...
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SharePoint Designer 2013 Open Site fails - can't open using this program

Our SharePoint 2010 farm is being converted to SharePoint 2013. I'm a developer, but not really trained in SharePoint administration. It's my job to wirte the code and get it working. I'm in the ...
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changing service accounts password - powershell way

I have about 10 service accounts for SharePoint 2013. Is there a good PowerShell script that I can use to change the password for all of these accounts? I have seen this ...
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Where is the location of /SiteAssets for sharepoint foundation server 2013

I want to change the company logo.so under the site settings, looks and feel, Title, Description, and logo, when I upload the .jpg, it only loads the logo to the homepage, but doesn't populate down ...
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SharePoint REST ODATA Exception

When querying the ODATA service, every second query fails with the following SOAP exception (Unhandled exception encountered while forwarding ODATA request to the App Server): <error ...
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How do I move SharePoint Lists and Libraries to another Site Collection?

I'm in the process of upgrading/cleaning up a large Web Application with a lot of Site Collections. On a SharePoint Foundation 2013 env. I have found some questions about moving document libraries ...
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SP13: Upload Image and Appear on a Page

Scenario: I am not sure if this is an out of box way to do this. If I upload a photo to a library I want the photo to appear on the home page in particular section of the page with a border...etc. ...
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Returning a SharePoint 2013 termset in a tree structure using CSOM

Is there's a way to Return a SharePoint 2013 termset in a tree structure using CSOM ?
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Error while adding user to SharePoint group using CSOM

I'm facing error while trying to add users into the SharePoint groups using CSOM. When I try to add user by passing user name as "domain\V*****" (all users start with "v" character), it through error ...
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use of searchExecutor

I'm trying to use the search for sharepoint 2013 so I use searchExecutor. My issue is when I execute this line, I get an exception ResultTableCollection searchResults = ...
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Why not use Sharepoint 2013 as just a backend for REST / CSOM clients?

This might sound a bit extreme, but now that REST / CSOM API's are more fully featured, why not just write web apps in whatever framework you're comfortable with and utilize the REST / CSOM API's ...
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Cannot share list item in SharePoint 2013

I'm very new to SharePoint and trying SP2013. I'm able to share a document in Document library using the ellipses ... from the UI. However I expected the same with list items which is not available. ...
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2013 - Still getting Crawl failures due to SSL even though Ignore SSL Warnings has been set

I've been getting trying to get the search crawl to work on an internal document store for my department. I keep getting the following TopLevel error : An unrecognized HTTP response was received when ...
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Product Catalog and CSOM

Is it possible to use CSOM to configure a "Product catalog" site, and to provitioing site collections that used the product catalog that is connected to a "Product catalog"?
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Searchable column content cannot be found in search

I have a managed property (multiple lines of text in user profile) that is both queryable and searchable. Problem is that I cannot search for words written in this field in people search. No results ...
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How to change 'Modified By' column value when a new file is uploaded in SharePoint 2013 using Client Object Model?

I want to change 'Modified By' column value of a file that is being uploaded using Client Object Model in SharePoint 2013. The problem is that the version of the file is changing. Kindly help me. The ...
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SharePoint Online REST: Get User Profile Properties in 2013 Workflow

I'm looking for some help with a REST call I'm attempting to make in SharePoint Designer 2013 Workflow. The site is on SharePoint Online. The call is to get info related to a specific user account. ...
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How to import SP.ListOperation namespace in C#?

I would like to use the SP.ListOperation.Selection class but I cannot import it in C#. I am building a SharePoint 2013 solution.
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Hide ECB item in SharePoint 2013 list view with grouping implemented on it

I came across this answer - http://sharepoint.stackexchange.com/a/115553/32642 It works perfectly if list view don't have grouping. But in case of grouping it is not working. Can please any one ...
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Publishing as Major Version - all files in master page and page layouts programmatically/powershell

I am creating my master page using HTML. my html has a lot of files (css, img, js etc) these files needs to be published. But I have 100+ files that needs to be published manually. How can I make ...
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Cannot upload macro excel file

I have a problem with uploading macro (xlsm) files in a SharePoint Foundation 2013 Site collection. Strange is that on other SharePoint site collections which are on separate server farms, it works ...
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Automatically include last modified date / user when inserting a link to a document in a page?

When creating or editing a page, I can Insert a Link From SharePoint. This opens a window letting me "Select an Asset". If I choose a document from a document library, the link also automatically ...
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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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Add new page button missing from site actions dropdown

Until today, the content creator for my company's intranet would use the add new page button in the gear button drop down to create new pages. Today that button disappeared and none of us had changed ...
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Multiple Lines of Text field set to Append Changes to Existing Text is duplicating its changes

We're using a Multiple Lines of Text type field with the Append Changes to Existing Text option enabled as a Comment field on a table on a SharePoint 2013 site. Ideally, key changes to the record ...
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Save button stopped refreshing

I'm having an issue with using GenFireServerEvent on a save button to save and refresh on a SharePoint 2013 site. Here's my code: <input type="button" value="Save" name="btnSave" ...
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creating site collections using SharePoint management shell 2013

I am creating Site Collections for Testing SharePoint. I am using Host Named Site Collection to do that instead of the path based site collection addressing. For that Got a reference to the HNSC ...
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RSS viewer web part not working

We have had a site collection set up in SharePoint 2010 where we added quite a few RSS feeds that showed content from other parts of the site collection. When we upgraded the site collection to ...
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Missing files and assembly

I found some problems with my Farm. The first problem I noticed was when I tried to make a new workflow in Designer. I got several errors; most interestingly, Microsoft.SharePoint is missing. I got ...
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create Hyperlink on 07 powerpoint presentation to Word bookmark file on sharepoint 2013

Hyperlink in Power Point 2007 to Word .docx bookmark not working on SharePoint 2013. Link works when .docx is not on SharePoint.
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Workflow to send a List?

I have a Birthday List, and I need to write a workflow to send a list of those who meet years two days in advance, and send an email to those who fulfill years on the day of.
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Image Banner not displaying for read-only users

On one of the Site Collections we have in SharePoint 2013, we created a custom banner. The banner is not displayed for users who have read-only access to that Site Collection. Is there away for us to ...
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Return the most recent date in a list column by referencing other Date columns within the list

Is there a way to return the most recent date in a list column by referencing other Date columns within the list? I am making a list that will track revisions on the same line item. For example, ...
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SharePoint 2013 and SQL Server 2012 Service Pack 3

Our DBA wants to apply Service Pack 3 on SQL Server 2012, has anyone installed SQL Server 2012 SP3 on a SharePoint 2013 farm? Any catch outs? Any articles that show it is supported?