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Can no longer Manage subscriptions for reports in SharePoint

We are running SharePoint 2013 with SQL Server Reporting in integrated mode. Recently we were having issues with our search service running so we ran the "Psconfig -cmd secureresources" command in ...
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Calendar Events not returning in Search

Items created in Event Calendar are not being returned in a site search. Is there something needed for this?
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Visual Web Part as consumer of PPS Filter Provider

How do you turn an existing Custom (Visual) WebPart into a WebPart that is a Consumer-capable WebPart of Provider WebParts? References are applenty but very few are actual design patterns that ...
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Customize Lookup form field (new, edit) with JSLink

How can I get the options for some LookUp field, in JSLink? Code: SPClientTemplates.TemplateManager.RegisterTemplateOverrides({ Templates: { Fields: { Initiative: { ...
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What to do with error message “Windows Server Appfabric is not correctly configured. ”

When I tried installing SharePoint Server 2013 I retrieve a error message: Windows Server Appfabric is not correctly configured. your should uninstall Windows Server Appfabric and reinstall it ...
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SharePoint 2013 SQL Reporting Services 2014 500 error

We have a 3 server farm: 2 WFE, 1 App. SharePoint Enterprise license The App server has the SQL 2014 reporting services integrated SharePoint with the add in installed. The WFEs all have the Add in ...
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Get list items created by logged in user with REST api

How can I get all list items created or changed by the currently logged in user with this function? What's the correct query? // Getting list items based on ODATA Query function getListItems(url, ...
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Sharepoint CU installation - Updating from Aug 2013 to May 2016 CU

I am working in an environment where the sharepoint patches are in the below level. SP2013: Farm 1 - Build Version 15.0.4727.1000 - June 9th, 2015 Farm 2 - Build Version 15.0.4535.1000 - ‚ÄčAugust ...
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How to Open/Close a Sharepoint modal dialog using HTML instead of URL

I'm trying to open or close a SharePoint Modal Dialog. The dialog opens one time, but it doesn't open in the second time, I just get a weird title only box. Also I cannot figure out how to close the ...
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Feature that activates Custom List Action

I need to create a feature with Visual Studio that creates a custom List Action that does something. Per example, sends an e-mail, change the site name, etc.
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Adding ListViewWebPart with CSOM

I have to add a few webparts to a default page using the Client side object model. For the most part this goes fine, I can add a XSLT and content query webparts. However, when i try to add a ...
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How to calculate duration based on 4 dates?

On Sharepoint 2013 teamsite I have a report taking which is updated by the workflow to calculate each task and overall duration. Workflow adds task start and end dates, durations are calculated per ...
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Calculated Column to change text color in a custom list

I have created a custom list and with a column called Account, the column is a dropdown list and with following options Hourly Silver Gold I would like the options above to be bold and be certain ...
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Migrating Documents from Box to SharePoint Online 2013

I need to migrate documents from Box to SharePoint. Is there any feasibility to do this without using the 3rd party tools? Any help on this is highly appreciated. UPDATED: What if I download the docs ...
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How to embed Word and PDF documents in pages

I am trying to embed Word (DOC, DOCX) and PDF documents in a page but getting into trouble. When I embed PDF document using IFRAME or OBJECT tag then the document displays fine on Chrome but on IE8 ...
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How to add Folders into Document Library using PnP Provisioning Template

I'm using PnP GetProvisioningTemplate() method to create Provisioning Template from existing site(have some document libraries with folders and files) and applying to newly created sites, using ...
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Read current site/site collection term store navigation page URL in the code

Dev Environment: SharePoint 2013 On-premise We have a web part on the home page, where we are displaying the terms (reading from Term store navigation). We are doing this by hard coding the term ...
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Can you create a hotspot in Sharepoint 2013?

I have built a site where I have an image. I would like the image to have three hotspots. I noticed that it was quite easy to create in SP2010 but I can't seem to find a answer to how to do it in ...
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How to develop a Feature to Archive list items

How to create a simple feature on SharePoint that allows the user to move an item from one list to another list, like an "Archive". It has to be a feature done through Visual Studio (C#).
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Can't upload a non-text file to SharePoint App via REST API

I am using the following REST code to add a file as an attachment to a SharePoint 2013 list item. <asp:Content ContentPlaceHolderId="PlaceHolderMain" runat="server"> <SharePoint:ScriptLink ...
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InfoPath Getuserprofilebyname remote server returned an error: (401) Unauthorized

We are facing an issue to connect the User Profile (Method GetUserProfilebyName) through SOAP Service. We are getting below error: The specified location does not exist or could not be opened. ...
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Load all fields for a specific ListItem using CSOM

I want to load all FieldValues for a specific ListItem ForExample public ListItem GetItemById(List SPList, int id, string[] fieldNames) { using (Ctx) { ...
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Can't see 'Attachment' option to a discussion in Discussion Board in SP 2013

I can't find a option in the ribbon for attaching a document/file to a discussion post in SharePoint 2013, either while creating a new discussion or Editing an existing one. I know while we have ...
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Sharepoint 2013 CSOM C# - How to limit results of KeywordQuery to specific folder?

I am currently using Sharepoint 2013. I want to limit my results of the query to specific folder within my list. For example entering the oath for the QueryText field: keywordQuery.QueryText = "path:...
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Sharepoint 2010 to 2013 Upgrade (License Migration)

I have been having a hard time finding an answer to this anywhere. I know the licensing model has changed from SharePoint 2010 to 2013. If we already have SharePoint 2010 licenses for our servers and ...
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Assign permissions to usergroup creating an item in document library

I wish to create a document library to be used by a school to manage students hand-in of homework and assignments. Two groups are relevant: Students and Teachers. The Students should be able to ...
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How to create a timeline view of a task list?

Is there a way to create a timeline view of a task list? From my experience, you can add tasks to a timeline, but there is no way to create a view based on that timeline. It's all or nothing it ...
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Farm Admin - but unable to iterate thru sites

I am in the Farm Admin group (thru CA) and have DB owner access to WSS_Content and SharePoint_Config database. I am running following powershell. It runs fine but throwing "Access is Denied" when it ...
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Powershell script to apply FBA to web application

I have create Web application in sharepoint 2013 but I want to apply Form Base Authentication Using Powershell script.
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Sharepoint 2013 : how to target the audience of navigation link to “Everyone except external users”?

Well, everything is in the title : I have a Team Site, and i would like to configure an audience for a link on the Global Navigation. This audience should be "Everyone except external users", a SP ...
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Cannot find RSS Viewer WebPart in Sharepoint 2013

All, I am new to Sharepoint development. We have a sharepoint 2013 server. I have a RSS link and I want to view it on a simple page. The basic idea would be to find the RSS Webpart, Add it to the ...
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how to implement Search Box and Pagination in Tiles aspx page in SharePoint 2013

I have used promoted link in SharePoint 2013 and have customized my page with my requirement using JavaScript. Now SharePoint doesn't provide OOTB search capability for tiles aspx page. Does anyone ...
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SharePoint search - No items returned

SharePoint search is not working which means no items are returned. How do I troubleshot this? Crawl log looks good. All the items are crawled incremental crawl is running as scheduled What else ...
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Copying columns to a new list

I currently have a list that is reaching 40k threshold, so i want to create a new list so it can break it up by area (Central, Midstate, Western). I am going to create few more lists and move the data ...
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Allow User to Read List Data Over REST Only

I have a list (used as a lookup) that I don't want users to be able to see or get access to any of the view pages to see the items in the list. I have a form on another site that populates a drop ...
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Provider Hosted app not working on other pc by accessing url

I have created a Provider Hosted app. I have created it by using self signed certificate. I followed the steps given in MSDN site. The app is working fine on my machine. It is also visible in my ...
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Unable to add a Choice field to a Calculated field (SharePoint Foundation 2013)

I'm not sure why I'm having this issue, as all material says that I should be able to do this... I have a required choice field that I would like to use in a calculated column. However, when I try to ...
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How to add a button that triggers custom C# code on a list

I have a list of (email) objects which has a lookup field. When an email is received in my document library, I have added code to the EmailEventReceiver to see if the email address matches an ...
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Create a Field that only accepts SharePoint groups

I need to create a SharePoint 2013 field that only accepts groups (from SP, not AD). I know I can add UserSelectionMode="PeopleOnly" to make it accept only people, but I want the opposite. Is there ...
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ThreadAbortedException from SP Cache after multiple calls to UPS

Im looking into a SP Project(2013, on-prem) with big performance issues. The symptoms are that "sometimes" the server stops responding or click-respons take minutes) . Near this point I find the ...
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Easy Ribbon with two GroupDefinitions

I'm using the Easy Ribbon API to show Ribbons in Edit/Disp form. When I only use one GroupDefinition everything works like a charm, but as soon as I want to add a second group of ribbons, the first ...
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Login failed. The login is from an untrusted domain and cannot be used with Windows authentication

I am using Sp2013 Standard server, with 1 APP, 1 WFE, 1 Workflow and 1 Clustered SQL. Everything was all great until Monday Morning (7-28-14). Thats when Event Log started to fire off following ...
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How to read Custom Property value and term description from NavigationTerm?

In publishing sharepoint 2013 site, I am using managed navigation. I need to read value of custom property defined in term store and I also need to read value of description field. Is it possible to ...
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The password supplied with the username XXX was not correct. Verify that it was entered correctly and try again

I wanted to create a New web application inside my SharePoint 2013 , but i got the following error after clicking on the "Create" button. Sorry, something went wrong The password supplied with the ...
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Content Search Webpart in SharePoint 2013

I have a very odd behavior of SharePoint 2013 out of the box Content Search Web part. It doesn't return any results at all. Every kind of query returns zero results. There is quite a lot of data and ...
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Custom ribbon button action always disabled when command is defined

I want to add new button to the ribbon in Pages library. To do so, I have following code: <CustomAction Id="Ribbon.PublishTab.Publishing.Actions.UploadDocumentButton" Location="CommandUI.Ribbon"&...
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syncing a personal calendar with sharepoint calendars in 2013

Guys i know you cant sync your personal calendar with your team sharepoint calendars in 2010 but i was wondering whether this is now possible in 2013 using exchange 2013. Currently we just send an ...
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SP2013 - Randomly getting an error while clicking on the ellipsis of a document in a Document Library

I have a standard out-of-the-box Document Library. Versioning and checking are enabled. There are a few extra columns added to the library. There is this a weird random behavior when clicking on the ...
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How to identify Orphaned Site Collection in SharePoint 2013 Content Database

We have recently discovered following error in SharePoint Health Analyzer report page: "Content databases contain orphaned items." We have identified the faulty content DB, database status of content ...