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Web Application Rename / Migrate with in the same SharePoint Farm?

Current dilemma I face is that a client has a Web Application named http://site1 which is their production Web Application is a SP2013 Farm. In this same Farm they started developing their new ...
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Migration from SharePoint 2010 to 2013 in new domain but users reside in old domain

We need to migrate a site from SharePoint 2010 in Domain A to SharePoint 2013 in Domain B. Domain B has a trust to Domain A and it is planned to keep the users in Domain A - they won't get migrated to ...
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Enterprise Keywords in a document library

I am a beginner using SharePoint for my school and have been trying to use Enterprise Keywords in document libraries. I have one site that I use for one year group. There are many different pages ...
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Check if any Existing workflows are in progress in SharePoint 2013 Visual studio WF development

I am using visual studio 2013 to create SharePoint workflows in SP2013. We have already have workflows associated with a document library and now while creating a new one, I want to check if the ...
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Can the Share popup be customized?

Is it possible to customize the Share popup so that a default message automatically appears in the include a personal message box? Ideally I would like to do this by adding code to a script editor web ...
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Using JavaScript to create a custom form for a calendar list

I'm designing a device reservation tool on our laboratory's SharePoint site. I created a wiki-page showing all information of the respective device as well as a calendar for the device that shows ...
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Follow feature : My site needed or no?

Is it mandatory to have mysites when you want to use follow feature for document libraries ? I just want follow feature , so dont see a need to have have mysite created for 300,000 users because i ...
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Callout custom for doc lib in sp2103

How to implement a custom call out in sp2013 ? I have custom webpart to display all doc libraries and display all docs in doc preview . I used code below but i see the entire page but i want only ...
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javascript in .html(master page) not rendering function

When I place html a tag or some javascript in code snippet/content editor, the function is working fine. But when I want to apply this button to all pages and inserted it in the sharepoint 2013 HTML ...
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Tooltips or Popups from List/Reusable Content

A customer would like to insert descriptions on words in his text on a page. Two possibilities to show them: 1. You hover a special word and a tooltip shows up with the description of the word. 2. ...
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Is it possible to change FormUrls in an ContentType after deployment?

we are currently using a custom ContentType for deploying a custom list with custom forms for the new, edit and display page. <ContentType ID="... > <FieldRefs></FieldRefs> ...
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Having problem using IIS 8 Self Signed Certificate for SharePoint 2013 High Trust Provider Hosted App

During development we were using the Self Signed Certificate from IIS 8 for developing/testing Provider Hosted App we are working on. Now we need to make changes to the app for Packaging and ...
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Newsfeed Posts show up in Search Center as “System Account”

I have the following issue with SharePoint 2013 and our Search Center / Newsfeed: When posting something in our MySite's Newsfeed it shows up within our Search Center's results. However the author ...
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InfoPath 2013 / SharePoint 2013

I have a problem with a customized Workflow Task Form. It generates the following error: "The amount of data that was returned by a data connection has exceeded the maximum limit that was configured ...
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How to select and filter list items lookup column with Sharepoint 2013 REST Feature?

I am using SharePoint 2013 REST. I have list which contains many look up columns, I can get list items through list if they are not look up columns but I can't select and also filter based on look up ...
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GetUserEffectivePermissions returning 0 (“EmptyMask”)

I'm trying to retrieve the current user's permissions for a list but I keep getting an emptyMask result, even when my current user account is a Site Collection Admin. function ...
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Showing only survey questions in page

I have created a survey named Feedbacks. Now I want to add it into a page. What I have done: Edit Page > Insert> App Part > Feedbacks Results But I want the following view This view comes ...
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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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Adding Custom Action to Feature, where goes the definition?

So i made an application page to configure a timer job and need to add a custom action to place a link for this aspx in the Site Settings and found something like: <CustomAction ...
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Taxonomy access denied

Trying to access the Taxonomy in a SP 2013 solution (VS2012, C#), but always get a access denied (unauthorized access) on the TaxonomySession object if I am logged in as a "normal" user. If I am ...
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sharepoint 2013 on windows 10

I know This is not related to development, please accept me this time. Im looking to upgrade windows 8.1 to windows 10 . can I able to install sharepoint 2013 on windows 10? I couldn't find any ...
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Likes on Video Sharepoint 2013

I want to add likes to the videos i upload using JW player. Is there any built in function in SharePoint 2013? Pl help. Thanks
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Custom .aspx as modal dialog not working: 'SP' is undefined

SharePoint 2013 server... I have created a custom aspx page for use as a modal dialog. I want this pop up to collect field values and return them to the form the pop up was called from. The pop up ...
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Cascade update in related list in sharepoint

I have 2 tables in access - Group, Client Which I am migrating to share-point list, so I can create a front-end of access using forms and reports which can be run anywhere, and not restricted to ...
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Adding branded Quick Launch Menu to a 2013 Custom Layout Page

I have build an html master page with bootstrap header and footer, referenced JS and CSS. Not much in the way of snippets apart from a search box in my header. All good Ok, now I have created some ...
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SharePoint Server Publishing Error SP-2013

I am trying to activate SharePoint Server Publishing but it will not activate. I have the SharePoint Server Publishing Infrastructure feature activated already but when I go to manage site features ...
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Get account name of specific user using their display name

I am targeting a Person/Group field within my page layout via JavaScript. This enables me to get the display name for that particular user "Lastname, Firstname". Using '.innerHTML', I can also ...
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SharePoint 2013 Farm Account: Can it be local, not domain?

Finding lots of articles on not making the farm account a member of local administrators, and every article I read about creating accounts refers to a domain user account for the farm account. But ...
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Cut and Paste not working in Datasheet view Sharepoint 2013 O365

I have a question regarding an unusual error that I can't seem to resolve. I have a document library and am trying to cut and paste metadata from an excel 2013 spreadsheet into columns in a datasheet ...
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Site collection upgraded to 2013 - help me identify what's missing

This is the first time I have dealt with SP2013 running in 2010 mode, so there may be some things that are fairly common knowledge that I do not know about. I have been brought in to help ...
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SharePoint 2013 CSOM where is Folder.MoveTo?

I have to implement a functionality of moving a document folder and was hoping to use Folder.MoveTo; But I don't see it in the Microsoft.SharePoint.Client and Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.Runtime for ...
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Sign in as different user not working in custom access denied page

Requirement- There should be a link in a custom access denied page to sign in as a different user in a SP 2013 web application. This is achieved by creating a custom application page and deployed as ...
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SPServices Set PeoplePicker field in SharePoint 2013

I've seen a LOT of posts about this, and I am sorry to add to them, but I have spent a lot of time going through them and cannot find an answer that is working in my case. My objective is to populate ...
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Sharepoint followed feature top 5 items display

How to display only 5 items from sharepoint followed feature ? I know i can loop in and get top 5 but is there any rest api for mysite features ? Below option didnt work and also how can i get ...
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Processing this item failed because of a IFilter parser error

Sp2013 Standard Server. Search Type: continuous Crawl Search Content Source: Local SharePoint Site Configuration DB Version:15.0.4551.1001 Processing this item failed because of a IFilter parser ...
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Compatiblity when using CSOM or SOM

If I want to develop an application in .Net using C# which will perform simple operations such as: Connect to a site using user/password Retrieve document libraries Upload file in document ...
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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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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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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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SharePoint 2013 content database size for single site collection

We have a web application with single site collection and one document library, mainly used for uploading supporting business documents (.pdf, .doc and .xml). Current content DB size is 160 GB with ...
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Reference a custom CSS file inside my seatle.html

I want to reference a custom CSS file inside my seatle.html file. currently I find the following in the default seatle.html master page:- <link ...
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SharePoint Workflow 2013 Always Suspended

We are having this issue in SP Workflow 2013 that even we create a simple workflow like sending email or just changing status name it always goes to Suspended stage. Below is the error we always ...
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Workflow Approve/Reject is disabled for the full controled users

I've a workflow. When I start the approval process I'm getting e-mail but when I try to approve/reject it, the option is disabled. I've got the full control permission but nothing happens. I selected ...
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How do you define source for “Find an item” contextual search in 2013?

I'm a bit confused by the complexity of SharePoint 2013's search functions and was hoping to get help. I created a simple contact list for all our field techs. Our dispatcher wanted to be able to ...
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Adding Apps on SharePoint 2013 on-premise Server required Microsoft login

Hello fellow developers, I've installed SharePoint 2013 on a on-premise farm and configured App on it successfully many times. However, every single I try to add an add it redirect me to the ...
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How to determine if SharePoint is in Debug mode?

My SharePoint was choking on bad code in a feature. The VS12 debugger popped up and asked me if I wanted to enable debugging, and that it would update the web.config. Well, I would like to turn off ...
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SharePoint 2013 Popularity Trends and Most Popular Missing for List

According to Technet I should be able to view Popularity Trends for Lists: 3.Select the item that you want to view the Popularity Trends report for, and then do one of the following: For a ...
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Mysite following feature - custom or not?

Do I need to create a mysite for creating a custom following feature ? If yes , when logs for first time a mysite is created in back end , does it impact for 300000 users ? I have a SharePoint site ...
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InfoPath getting the ID not the value I configured in lookup field

I have two lists setup: Office: only has title field LOB Manager: has responsible person and a lookup column to the Office list. The office lookup in LOB Manager is configured to use the Title ...
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Make Page Viewer WebPart automatically refresh

Is it possible to make a page viewer webpart automatically refresh or upgrade? I have a report image which I am replacing every 15 minutes with a script but the Page Viewer on SharePoint isn't ...