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Client Context executeQuery() works in console app but returns null object when executed from CRM Server

I have the function GetDocumentLibrary which must return a libray from sharepoint site. When I execute it from a Visual Studio Console Application it works and return the library with all ...
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Insert Content Type Quick Part with VBA in Microsoft Word 2013

I have a macro-enabled document I'm using with a content-types enabled from SharePoint. I know there is a way create a custom document property, but I don't think this does what I need--I need a ...
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Error while creating PowerPoint Automation Service Application SharePoint 2013

I am getting an error while trying to create a service application for PowerPoint Automation Service PS C:\Windows\system32> New-SPPowerPointConversionServiceApplication -Name "PowerPoint ...
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Sharepoint 2013 prompting for credentials in Office 2007

I just got hired as the new SysAdmin at my compnay and inherited a SharePoint 2013 install that I'm not at all familiar with. It's running on Windows2008 R2 Datacenter, and the intranet webpage is of ...
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create a alert for a specfic column

I want to create a alert when a specific field is changed... I have a drop down and when the word "Eng" is chosen the person that sets the alert gets notified... how would that alert be set up?
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Grabbing SharePoint .App files

Our customers are downloading Apps from the SharePoint / Office store. Some of these are terrible and I'd like to run the app through a code analysis tool. I know how to grab all Farm Solutions (WSPs) ...
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Error when trying to create SQL Server PowerPivot Service Application

We recently migrated our 2010 environment to 2013. Everything is working except for Power Pivot. We're attempting to create a SQL Server PowerPivot Service Application and we're getting the ...
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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 Default Option for Chrome in a Web Part

Currently I've got a ticket to set the Chrome to "None" on web parts in our site where it should have been set to "None" but it was overlooked. I went ahead and did that manually but was wondering if ...
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How to Set Item Level Permission Using SharePoint Designer 2013 Work Flow?

Currently i'm trying to create a workflow in SharePoint 2013 workflow platform that sets item level permission, trying to set read item level permission to "XYZ" group in SharePoint 2013 workflow ...
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How to use powerpoint automation services in SP2013

I don have office web apps installed. How do i test the powerpoint automation services in SP2013. Could any1 give me the detail steps to test the service.
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SharePoint 2013 Load Testing

All I am sure this topic has been discussed in a few occasions, but I am still unsure what route I should take. I need to prove that our sharepoint farm is performant enough for x users. I started ...
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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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Sharepoint 2013 REST API - Shared Documents / Author Info In one Call?

We are in the process of integrating from Sharepoint 2007 to Sharepoint 2013. We have a java based application using Sharepoint 2007 SOAP based webservices. In Sharepoint 2013 we are using the REST ...
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Email Attachments as Individual Items in Document Library

There are many ways to receive this outcome, but they are not working exactly how I imagine. Issue: I created a document library and I have emails going into the library according to subject. The ...
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What are the ClientId and ClientSecret actually used for and under what circumstances can they be shared?

There are a myriad of references to how to generate ClientId and ClientSecret to register an app when working with the SharePoint appmodel. However, I can't seem to find any good documentation ...
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SharePoint 2013 Enterprise Search Errors

Issue: When performing any type of search whether that be from the Enterprise Search Center or from Query Rules to test a query, the page results in an error. Error on Manage Query Rules and ...
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Changes to permission take effect in search results only with next full crawl

I'm facing the problem that changes made to users' permissions within a site collections take effect only after a full crawl in search results. Given the following SharePoint 2013 Server environment. ...
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Move files from sub-folders to another document library

I have created two document libraries: One acts as source library and the other is the destination document library. I try to move files from source to destination. Upto here it is working fine. But ...
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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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Quick Edit ignores Content Type setting

I have created a new content type which inherits all columns from the default 'Task' content type. I changed the 'Assigned To' column in this new content type to be required. I created a new list ...
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What is Sharepoint REST service? [on hold]

Please give clear understanding for following URL _vti_bin/Lists.asmx _vti_bin/listdata.svc _api/web/lists
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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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SharePoint 2013 Workflow get id of created item

I'm currently creating a basic workflow, which inserts a list item into another list. While configuring I have the option to specify an output variable, however I'm not able to get the ID of the newly ...
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Force users to enter document metadata before creating a new document in Sharepoint 2013 document library?

First off, I'm new to Sharepoint. With that out of the way, I have a document library based on a custom content type. When working with Sharepoint document libraries some users find the document info ...
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How to get Social Comment in SharePoint 2013 using JavaScript (REST) or Search?

I have added a Noteboard Web Part in my page. Now user is adding comments in Noteboard Web Part. I want those comments count. How can I get it using JavaScript? I am using SharePoint 2013. Is there ...
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Workflow Service: The HTTP request has timed out after 20000 milliseconds

I had configured Workflow Manager on my environment, everything was working as expected and suddenly i have started seeing Workflow Manage error. ...
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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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Calculate monthly occurance

I wanted to created a calculated SharePoint column which gives me a sum of the monthly occurrence. For example: During the month of July there were 7 occurrences so I wanted a calculated field to ...
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App only displays default view when added to page

I have a very large list with multiple views on it. However, when I add the app to a site page, it only displays one view. When you click on the title of the list, it takes you in the background as if ...
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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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Custom Script Editor Only Works In Edit Mode

I recently pulled some custom script off the internet that makes my headers sticky on a list. I put it in a script editor. I initially thought it didn't work, but now I noticed that the script only ...
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How to make a custom list have sticky/floating headers

I have a gigantic list with many columns that I put on my sharepoint site using the import excel app. I would love to be able to make it so that the column headings still show when you scroll down. ...
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Query Variable to get value from Cookie?

I've got a value stored in a cookie and I want to use it in the Query Text of a Result Source. In the article Query variables in SharePoint Server 2013 I don't see anything obvious to try. It does ...
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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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The type 'Microsoft.SharePoint.WebPartPages.WebPartPage' exists in both

I have a problem here: An error occurred during the compilation of the requested file, or one of its dependencies. The type 'Microsoft.SharePoint.WebPartPages.WebPartPage' exists in both ...
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Return dates of when 'Likes' occurred

We are working on building some reports and want to use the number of likes on items in a library as well as when those likes occurred on those items (i.e. 40 total likes on Item A, with 25 coming in ...
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Lookup field not showing up in 2013 workflows SPD

I created a lookup field called supervisor that pulls from another list with supervisor names and emails. In the option for creating the lookup field I had it add the email address as an extra column ...
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Do I have to run Register-SPWorkflowService for each site collection?

As part of my SharePoint Server 2013 setup I sometimes need to integrate the new workflow infrastructure into the farm. I've followed the documentation starting from the SharePoint side of things: ...
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How do I ensure that my enterprise search center only pulls from certain search service application?

We have two search service applications - one that searches our local SharePoint sites and another that searches through a fileshare. I would like for our enterprise search center to only search for ...
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SP 2013 Visual Studio Workflow - Internal Status Stuck on 'Not Started'

I updated my VS 2012 from Update 4 to Update 5. My workflows got mucked up. Now i reverted back to Update 4 yet, my workflow is stuck on 'Not Started' status. See the screen shot below. Update 1: ...
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User Profile Sync Creation + FIM error 22

We encountered problems with the User Profile Synchronization in SharePoint 2013. In the end we decided to re-create it, so we deleted the User Profile Service and kept the databases, however now ...
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How tasks are related to sub tasks

I have tasks like this. Task 1 SubTask 1 SubSubTask 1 SubSubTask 2 SubSubSubTask 1 SubTask 2 how in share-point i can get them in this order ? all fields are not ...
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Is Sharing with external users allowed in SharePoint 2013 On Premises?

I'm using SharePoint 2013 On Premises for a team site. Supposedly, external users will need to access to this site. However, I could not figure out how to share the site with external users. All I can ...
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External Content Type - SQL - Filters

I create a new external list via a new external content type SQL . I retreive my data and i can display it. BDC Service allows us to view 2000 items . 1st Issue: I can filtered through a ...
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Inserting a user into a person field in sharepoint using the rest api

Im trying to update a list item in a remote sharepoint site using the rest api from a workflow. Im having issues understanding how to populate a person field. Ive lookied online and read that you ...
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Get share point 2013 unique list column items and bind to a table using OOB

Hi i am new to sharepoint and javascript, i have a very urgent requirement to get list columns from a sharepoint list my requirement is below. i have a sharepoint 2013 list as below where "step" ...
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Displaying item in tasks form

I would like to display item informations in my tasks form. I think i need to use data connection in Infopath. I can display all my items in my form , but i want to display item who matches with my ...
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Users with Full Control cannot add documents to library by email

I have a document library that allows documents to be added by email. It works fine when allowing emails from anyone, but when only allowing users based on the document library permissions the ...
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automatically add new list item if the Column has a value and adds a value 1 in calculated column

Hi is this possible in sharepoint 2013 formulas? automatically add new list item if the Column has a value and adds a new value "1" in calculated column that's newly created thanks