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SharePoint 2013 error with external list connecting to LobSystem

I created the ECT with a Custom Impersonated ID so it is connecting to the SQL Database with a specific ID and PW for the SQL DB not through windows Authentication. I created the External list ...
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SP13: Document Library (PDF) not opening

I have a document library (all documents are pdf) that came from SP10 to SP13. In SP10 the documents open without an issue. In SP13 when I click on "doc type" icon the document will not open. ...
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Access Request email to Multiple accounts in SharePoint 2013

In SP2010 it's done as the image above is shown, just separate the email-addresses with a semicolon. But in SP2013 I'm not getting this to work, is there a way around this? I need two users to ...
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Following document set

Am I missing something? It looks like I can't follow a document set in a document library. I can indeed follow any document inside the document set, but not the set itself. Is there a way to enable ...
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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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Unable to get property 'get current' of undefined or null reference

function listAllCategories() { var ctx = new SP.ClientContext(appWebUrl); var appCtxSite = new SP.AppContextSite(ctx, hostWebUrl); var web = appCtxSite.get_web(); //Get the Web var list = ...
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Edit Links commands are not visible in the Quick Launch and Top Navigation menu in SharePoint 2013

I have сreated custom site definition for SharePoint 2013, but for some reasons Edit Links command is not visible in the Quick Launch and Top Navigation menu. These commands available by default if I ...
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Covert routing style .NET app to SharePoint-online hosted app

We have a on-premises IIS hosted web application that uses route information to fetch data from web service and display content to users. For instance, a news URL will look like: ...
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Get a users Name from their ID

As part of my Sharepoint hosted App i am using a list which contains a Person or Group. I am getting the ID of the person by using the following. var ApproverID = ...
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How to filter for files using rest api ( sharepoint online )?

Why doesn't the following string returns data from within a folder in the same asset library: Asset Library Name is Production_Library Folder Name is at the top level of the asset library and is ...
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Custom domain name of SharePoint 2013 app

Let's say our SharePoint 2013 online url is https://someorg-public.sharepoint.com Is it possible to add a subsite (like an application under IIS website) that launches a SharePoint app? I created a ...
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Infopath form printing extra blank pages in SharePoint 2013

I have an InfoPath form. When I am printing the form, it is printing extra blank pages. If the form has 4 pages content it is printing extra 8 pages. I even tried to create a different view and ...
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Show persistent status bar + form to update easily

I want to keep informed the end-users of my SharePoint site of any issue or relevant informations. Naturally, I would like to do so by filling HTML elements (input and select tags). Hence displaying a ...
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“Number of lines for editing” for my announcement new column does not have any effect

I have created a new column for my Announcement App, and I defined the “Number of lines for editing: ” = 1. But when adding new item to the announcement, user can enter more than one line for this new ...
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SharePoint Hosted App Cross Domain Calls to a REST API

I have a SharePoint hosted app and I want to use the JIRA REST API with it. Which means I want to make requests and work with the data from the responses. Because it's a SharePoint hosted app I can ...
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Cannot find “Site Collection Storage Management” in SharePoint Online 2013

Our Microsoft TAM has told us of a recently deployed feature in SPO that allows all sites to shared a single pool of automatically managed storage. However the section of the admin panel he is telling ...
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SharePoint Claims authentication on external zone : Could not retrieve the IIS Settings. Parameter name: context

SPClaimsUtility.AuthenticateFormsUser(Context.Request.UrlReferrer, txtEmail.Text, txtPassword.Text); This authenticates the user properly and lets me through to a page that needs authentication on ...
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Updating User's email address — TIP environment

I have a SharePoint farm that uses an ADFS Trusted Identity Provider. The property that I use to identify users is their email address -- thus anywhere that they have specific permissions assigned ...
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IE issue - NameCtrl Class warning

When loading SharePoint 2013 website in IE 11 I get an IE popup "This webpage wants to run NameCtrl Class which is not compatible with Internet Explorer's enhanced security features" What is ...
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How to check if current user is permitted to create personal site and create it on demand

Given the following situation: Within our company's farm the creation of MySites / PersonalSites is limited to members of a special AD Group ("MysiteCreator"). This group has been given the ...
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Sorry, we couldn't open your file using this feature. Visio Web Access is not available on this site.

Recently installed Service Pack 1 in SharePoint Server 2013 Farm, post upgrade we are experiencing issue when opening visio documents: I am trying to open .vsdx (visio 2013) file but encounter ...
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2013 App View List of Host Web with ListViewWebPart

Is it somehow possible to use the XsltListViewWebPart in the SharePoint-Hosted App to view and manipulate a List of the Hostweb? <WebPartPages:WebPartZone runat="server" FrameType="TitleBarOnly" ...
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SharePoint 2013 List View Accordion Render

We're looking to implement a Q&A section on one of our SharePoint sites. To make interaction easier on end users I've been looking for a way display list content differently. I stumbled upon an ...
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Is there a way to change the hyperlink column to allow for non-http?

I have a client that has a Links page in SharePoint 2013. On the page is a column called URL that is set as a hyperlink column, but they want the column to accept pw://example.com/... instead of just ...
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How to increase length of search api query text?

Length of Search api query text must be 4096 characters. Are there ways to increase query text?
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using claims from trusted identity provider

I have a site that is using Azure ACS as our trusted identity provider. All authentication goes through this STS. ACS provides my identity claim (email) and can provide others. Additionally, I ...
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JavaScript to get all sites i'm follwing?

I'm looking for a way to get all the sites I'm following by using JavaScript. What's the best way to do this?
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Using BCS i want records from SQL Server (ex-Employee) and after that in a page i need to use a Webpart where a user can search a record .

(employee detail only from external DB) Can anybody suggest how to do or the procedure to achieve this ?
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RoleDefinitions.BreakInheritance 2013 CSOM API

I need to break permission level inheritance. The following works fine with the server API: SPWeb.RoleDefinitions.BreakInheritance(true, true) Now I need to do the same with Sharepoint 2013 CSOM ...
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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 to send reminder by using list item created user?

I need to send mail if created item in list past three from "created" field and "Process status" field is equal to Pending. Instead of mention the date i want mention this formula ...
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How to access the documents in using javascript in SharePoint 2013 Preview?

I try to get familiar with with the Javascript API of SharePoint 2013 (Preview). Therefore I started a SharePoint-hosted app using VS2012. The default app works just great after deploying to my local ...
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Query String (URL) Filter for Search Result?

How to activate a Query String (URL) Filter for Search Result?
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SharePoint 2013 Integration with Exchange 2010

Is there any documentation with a list of features and capabilities by which SharePoint 2013 can be integrated with Exchange 2010. Any help would be greatly accepted. I work as an SharePoint Admin ...
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How do I get and sort child items using rest api?

I have an asset library with managed content types, but for some reason I'm unable to get the managed content fields when I drill down to the Child level. At the moment, I'm only able to file names ...
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Seconds since item created with REST. Perhaps use server current time (clock)

I'm trying to find the most correct way to determine the amount of seconds since an item was created. My first approach is to simply diff the Created property with the browser time, e.g., ...
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401 UNAUTHORIZED when accessing SP 2013 site

When i try to access my SP 2013 site with http://localhost:portno/ i got 401 UNAUTHORIZED error Similarly, when i try to access with server name like http://servername:portno/ i got 401 UNAUTHORIZED ...
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Production SharePoint 2013 Drive and space allocations

I'm setting up SP 2013 with 2 App servers and 2 WFE servers. I'm allocating 100GB for the system drive on each box since they always fill up so quickly! But I'd like to get your thoughts/experience on ...
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Open Dialog for new List Element with JavaScript - Access Denied

My SharePoint 2013 App has a button with the click Event: OpenDialog("/Lists/ListName/NewForm.aspx?IsDlg=1"); where OpenDialog is defined the following way: function OpenDialog(URL) { var ...
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Map HTTP Handler to allow .dll

I am trying to upload files to SharePoint 2013 Document Library programatically using C# and WebClient class. When the request to upload the data to certain path is made, and the file is e.g. a *.txt ...
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Number of results returned in a content search

I am using a Content Search web part (not Search Results web part). Is there any way to show the total number of results returned from each search? Right now I'm returning 8 items per page, but ...
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Select multiple records & update

I need to be able to select multiple items & update the same field on all of them based on a drop-down populated by a second list. For example if ListA is customers & ListB is Statuses(?), ...
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Hide field in Add/Edit/Display Form

I need to hide some fields in a Add/Edit/Display Form. I believe this can be done via some HTML in the form? I have only done this once and cannot remember how I did it last time. I am currently ...
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SharePoint 2013 Workflows not Associating with List

On my SharePoint site I have 2 collections, '/' and '/sites/dev/'. Everything works properly on the root site, but with with dev site collection any 2013 workflows that I publish are not being ...
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How do I handle Multi Select Fields using Rest API?

A couple of my rows are Multi Select Rows. When I make this call nothing returns for that row. How do would I handle the multi-value field? <script type="text/javascript"> $.ajax({ ...
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Update Visual Studio Workflow

Trying to update Sharepoint 2013 Visual Studio Workflow with feature upgarde process. Feature upgarde goes well, but no changes are apllied. I can still deploy WF from Vusual Studio 2013 and it ...
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Add content type drop down menu to custom form

I need to add a drop down list to a custom form that allows you to select the content type. The default editform.apsx has this menu but when I create a new custom edit form I can not see how to add ...
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Get Custom Web template name programmatically , Sharepoint 2013

I am trying to get the web template name that is being used currently in order to create the site. I have created and EvenReceiver and overriding WebProvisioned. in this method i would like to get ...
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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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Link to the uploaded document in RichTextHtmlField is not generated if custom document upload form is used

I have a RichTextHtmlField in a page. The user who is entering data need to upload the document for reference. I want to change the selected option of Destination Library in the form. To do so, I have ...