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Setting SPWeb.AlternateCssUrl via CSOM or JS

According to this Microsoft Office 365 Blog post the SharePoint CSOM (.Net, REST, JS) has been enhanced to support setting SPWeb.AlternateCssUrl: ...
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“Make Homepage” doesn't work, results in access denied

I can't get to the homepage of my site using just the root url, but it works if I specify the whole path. For example, this works fine: http://server.domain.com/pages/page1.aspx But the following ...
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Tokyo Full Screen Layout starts from left and stops in the middle of screen

In SharePoint 2013, why does the content inserted in a page with Tokyo full screen layout start from left of the screen and stop in the middle? How can I make the content go all the way to the right ...
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Centered look for Main Content in tokyo Layout

How can I make the Main Content area centered in the tokyo layout? I tried creating a custom CSS file, adding .fullPageLayout{width:100%;} to it, but this class gets overridden by tokyo.css which ...
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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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SharePoint 2013 and ReportingServices2010 CreateDataSource Example

Can anybody help me with how to use CreateDataSource with SharePoint 2013 to Create a Data Connection in C# code?
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Can't edit Master Page without breaking the site

I'm a little confused as to what is happening with my Master Page. If I check out the .master and reupload it without making ANY changes to the file, I get an error saying one of the declared ...
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How to pull data fields from Document Sets within an Asset Library?

I have an Asset Library with document sets, that I need to pull data from. I'm able to pull data from using the following code, but not sure how to get and enumerate data from the associated document ...
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AppFabric Caching Service keeps crashing

I got a message from SharePoint that the AppFabric Caching Service was down. When I went to Services to restart it, it restarted fine, but shut down within a few seconds. I went into the Event Viewer, ...
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in Sharepoint, how do I get around the error “ Sys.WebForms.PageRequestManagerServerErrorException: Invalid postback or callback argument.”

I am working with a sharepoint server 2013 installation, which is comprised of a number of webparts, built with VS 2013. The webpart I am currently working with is meant to manage address changes for ...
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Can page filtering be moved to the top of list instead of being on the bottom?

I was wondering if the filter 1-30 that appears on the bottom of the SharePoint list can be moved to the top instead of the bottom the list.
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js link group count list SharePoint 2013

(function () { var itemCtx = {}; itemCtx.Templates = {}; itemCtx.Templates.Group = GroupOverride; SPClientTemplates.TemplateManager.RegisterTemplateOverrides(itemCtx); })(); function ...
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Migrate Workflow Manager 2013

Anyone can provide an official article / good resource on how to migrate SharePoint 2013 workflows from one farm to another?
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How to create XsltListviewWebpart on Sharepoint Wepart page using visual studio?

My requirement is, I want to add one Sharepoint webpartpage in my visual studio solution, which deploys to /Pages library, where I want to show data from three different lists of same site. After ...
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Workflow Manager 1.0 will install but NOT configure

I have successfully installed Workflow Manager 1.0 (and its prerequisites) on my Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 machine that is hosting SharePoint 2013. I attempt to go into the Workflow Manager ...
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Filter List view web part based on the calculated column in sharepoint 2013

In My list i have around 15 look up values like (Lookup1,lookup 2..lokup15). The data in these look-up are from single list. I have a calculated column that will concatenate all the values in these ...
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Webpart added to webpart page using modules is not visible in edit page

I am provisioning a webpart to a webpart page in sandboxed solution. here is the module's element.xml <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <Elements ...
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How to set the people picker field using jquery in sharepoint 2013 to current user

I was able to set the current user to people picker field in SharePoint 2010,but now i am new to SharePoint 2013 . Please tell me how to set the current user value to that filed. In SharePoint 2010- ...
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How to create a letter box?

Our goal is to create a document library where all users can hand in documents, but only specific users can read those documents. We've already tried to create specific rights. For example just add ...
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SharePoint 2013: Incoming E-Mail after Migration stuck in drop folder

Incoming E-Mail works in SharePoint 2013 Farm in general. I have 2 sitecollections with E-Mail activated document libraries. I promoted the aliases to the new farm by deactivating and re-activating ...
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Crawler remove spaces from some PDF files

In some PDF files, I have layouting like this: This is not image, this is actual text (I can select it, and copy/paste it with no alteration). However, when the document is returned in a CSWP, all ...
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Can I have a common set of Display Templates shared against multiple HNSCs?

This maybe a simplistic question if so bear with me! Ok take my Host Named site Collections https://home.domain.com - Landing page https://home.domain.com/SearchCenter/Pages ...
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c# - how to validate sharepoint list column against ValidationFormula programmatically

I need to validate a string that user submit against SPField.ValidationFormula while adding new record to custom list in c#. Line to add new record is SPListItem item = mylist.Items.Add(); I have ...
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Visual Studio Workflow - assign variable

I need to assign variable on a certain step in Sharepoint 2013 Visual Studio Workflow. I've created it on variables tab. How can I set it with a following value? "simple text" + OtherVariable + ...
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How to single click hyperlink in Visio Web Access Webpart to go to the url

We are displaying a Visio 2013 document (.vsdx) in a Visio Web Access webpart on a SharePoint 2013 page. The hyperlinks in the Visio file now reqire that the user click both Ctrl+Click to navigate to ...
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How to delete these lists linked to other lists (generated by community feature)?

I activated the community feature on 1 site. For some reasons, the Topics list does not have subject column although everything else works fine. So, I decide to remove everything and ...
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How do you remove options from the Rich Text Editor?

I want to trim the options down to just a few basic options like bold, underline, and italic . How do I remove unwanted buttons from the Rich Text Editor (font button, color button etc)? I'm thinking ...
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People picker does not find users in other domain with two-way trusted connection

Our customer has two domains with two-way trusted connection between them. On one of them they have a SharePoint farm. The problem is people pickers only find users that exist in the domain which has ...
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Create a survey list through visual studio

How can I create a survey list through visual studio? I am using sharepoint 2013 and visual studio 2013.
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Failed to find the list schema for FeatureId list template ID 10000. Cannot create list in web “at URL ”Lists/ListTest"

I am trying to create a sharepoint list declaratively but I have the error above. According to this site: http://innersharepoint.blogspot.be/2013/08/fixing-error-getuserlistschema-failed.html I ...
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Add file to layout folder on all frontend servers programmatically

I'd like to save a file programmatically to all SharePoint (front-end) servers in the current Farm. Right now I'm doing the following: string path = String.Join("\\", ...
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Automating SharePoint Foundation 2013 Backups

I am relatively new to SharePoint and am trying to figure out how to automate the backups for my SharePoint Foundation 2013 server. I want to store the backups on a network share on a different ...
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How can I call a custom JavaScript function after a form has validated?

I have a form for submitting events to our calendar. What I want is to call a function once the form has validated. Something like this: User edits item User clicks save button Form validates ...
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Debug FeatureUpgrading

Trying to debug FeatureUpgrading event receiver on Sharepoint 2013. Attached localy to all w3wp.exe processes. After run $MyFeature.Upgrade($true) feature get upgraded, but breakpoint inside ...
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Strange Behaviour While Connecting to Database using SPSecurity.RunWithElevatedPriviledges

I am a beginner in Sharepoint. I have a stored procedured which needs to be executed when the user clicks on a button on the sharepoint page. The Click event is firing as expected but I get an error ...
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How to retrieve value of type hyperlink from managed property in display template?

I have a site column of type HyperLink / Picture where the url for the icon is stored. I want to access this in the custom display template for search items. Whenever I try to access the site column ...
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How to style the quick launch bar div to extend to the length of the page? (SP2013)

We want the quick launch bar to extend to the height of the page. At the moment there are little contents in the quick launch and as the contents increase the height of it increases. We want to always ...
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Content Type Hub vs Content Types in Features

I'm trying to work out the benefits of Content Type Hub(s) vs. deploying Content Types via custom features, and struggling to find much online to help me compare them. The way we are designing the ...
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Is there any way to show Post Security Timming results without having display “gaps”?

We have implemented post security trimming on a SharePoint 2013 search site and it works fine, except for the very odd display - if I do a Search without trimming on, it will show 10 results per page ...
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How to get value in item adding on a remote event receiver for a taxonomy field?

I have the following code which returns me a value like this: "1;#empresa1|6507d102-8c2c-4072-b8bc-c4c67636e091" The value I am interested in its: empresa1 Is there anyway I can get it in an ...
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Sharepoint Store: Apps not enabled?

I am new to SP 2013; however, I have completed setup of a three-tier server farm (SP2013, Database and OWA Servers). My problem now is specifically related to the SharePoint Store, as I receive the ...
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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 ...
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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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Unable to execute: Add-PSSnapin Microsoft.SharePoint.PowerShell

I'm attempting to use the PowerShell ISE on a Win 2012 Standard Server. I followed the steps here (http://sharepointpromag.com/blog/powershell-and-sharepoint-step-1-loading-dlls-and-snap-ins) to add ...
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SharePoint 2013 Room Resources / Calendar Workaround

I've run into a scenario here where we now have several resources that different groups may need to use at once. After doing some digging I noticed that the resource reservation in SharePoint 2010 is ...
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Getting List with REST Service to HTML page on different domain

I am trying to get data from SharePoint and display it in an HTML page on a separate domain using SharePoint 2013's API. The SP instance sits on-prem and the other domain is also within our firewall ...
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Importing CQWP second time changed the Field name to a Guid

I have a publishing site in 2013, pretty much OOTB. It has a news section as well which is where I created a bunch of news articles and everything is published. I then went to create a CQWP on the ...
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Is there a way to keep a document library from replicatiing on another copied page?

Say you copy a Page from your Publishing Site in order to use it as a Template/Shell; That first page then, has a Document Library inserted into it. The 2nd Page was meant to have its own new Document ...
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SharePoint Rest Api Filter not working and restrict to a site collection

The rest query is as follows, I want to get most viewed pages. I have used ViewsLifeTime property. This query returns some pages (unwanted) which their ViewsLifeTime is null. ...
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Calendar overlays in not visible on front page

I created a new Calendar APP global_calendar, where I want to view all my other calendars. Then I added multiple overlays and checked "Always show". In the default Calendar overview of ...