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Workflow Email not Sending

I created a workflow in SPD13 to send a reminder email until task result is changed to "closed". The workflow starts and the notification date is determined by the workflow. However, the workflow ...
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Adding a footer web part zone to dispform.aspx

I was hoping one of you could help me with an issue I am having. I have to add a footer web part zone to dispform.aspx on a list in SharePoint 2013. Our SharePoint 2013 platform is heavily ...
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Why my “People or Group” site column does have a link beside it to show the “People Picker” dialog

I have created a new issue list which is based on the issue content type, and I associated the “Assigned To” column with a security group. But currently I can not find any option to show the “People ...
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Top Navigation Menu is hidden behind the silverlight webpart Sharepoint 2013

The top navigation drop down menu hides behind the Silverlight webpart. I've tried different CSS codes using script editor within the webpart but it still isn't working. I've tried changing the ...
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2013 Content Deployment and Upgrading from Compatible to Native Mode

We are using content deployment job between two SharePoint 2013 farms. The site collections in the authoring and publishing farms are in compatibility mode. We now want to upgrade the site collection ...
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Security performance Issues

I'm kind of new in Sharepoint and I've read that you have performance issues if you set the security at the document level but this happen if you create let's say 3 folders in the library and then you ...
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No search service is available error on SharePoint 2010

No search service is available error on SharePoint 2010 We've a SharePoint 2010 site running on SharePoint 2013 server. The site works fine in 2013 except for the search service. I get an ...
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modifying a defualt value for hidden column will set it a Optional instead of hidden

I have the following problem inside my team site:- i set a site column as hidden from the list content type. then i modify the column at the list level, where i changed its defualt value. then after ...
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Limit of Document Libraries per Site

Is there a limit of Document Libraries per site? I was looking for information about it and I just found information about the limit of the items of a Document Library but no the limits of Document ...
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SharePoint 2013 Document Management For Large Size

I have a requirement in which I have to maintain 400 clients documents and data in SharePoint and all documents size would be 200 GB near around.Is this application is suitable for SharePoint 2013? I ...
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How to change the Custom Timer Job's title after initial deployment

I created a SharePoint Custom Timer Job in Visual Studio 2012 following the steps given in this article by Ravi Rachchh. It works fine. However, I wanted to change the Title of the Timer Job. So I ...
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Storing a dynamic variable for Workflow in SPD 2013

I am new to Share Point designer 2013. I would like to Store a value to a variable as follows: Store 'field' in 'Variable'. When compared in SPD 2007, there is "Build Dynamic String" under Actions. ...
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How do we create Sub Site using JavaScript object module

My using following script to create Sub site. <script src="//ajax.aspnetcdn.com/ajax/4.0/1/MicrosoftAjax.js" <br/> type="text/javascript"><br/> </script><br/> ...
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When/why to use list columns over site columns

I have a Team site collection, and I have around 5 sub sites inside it, currently after working on the site collection for around 2 years. I found the following: Some site columns are being ...
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SharePoint 2013 Current Navigation group pages before all other types

When we set up current navigation for showing sub sites and pages, ideally group of pages are displayed below sub sites. Something like shown in below screen shot. I would like it in reverse to ...
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Save manage meta data value using Rest Api in SharePoint 2013

I have to update taxonomy field data using rest API in SharePoint 2013. How to do that? I am using below code to update data. But how to update taxonomy field value? $.ajax({ url: ...
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Error while configuring Reporting Services Integration

I am trying to configure Reporting services with SharePoint via central admin -> General Setting -> Reporting Services Integration Error is as shown below. What is the problem?
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SharePoint error after adding SQL Server Reporting Services Report Viewer webpart

We created a new wiki page. Then, we add a new webpart to this page -> SQL Server Reporting Services Report Viewer webpart. Now the page gives error. What could be the problem?
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SharePoint 2013 Search Fileshare & Reporting/Auditing/Monitoring Search

My company is using SharePoint 2013 for our intranet. All is working ok - however we want to use the great new 2013 search capabilities especially to our fileshare content. The problem is that we ...
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DataSheetView with Read-permission displays no items

When users with only Read-Permission access a DataSheet View in SP2013, the items in the list are not displayed. Do I need to create a new view for readonly users or is there a more elegant way to ...
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SharePoint feature deployment and scope via PowerShell

We use SP2013 and PowerShell to deploy wsps. When installing the wsp via PowerShell: CASE 1: Add-SPSolution -LiteralPath $path install-spsolution -Identity $solution -GACDeployment Above ...
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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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SharePoint master page relation to subsite/sitecollection in web application

I am new to working with SharePoint master pages. I know that master page is stored in the _catalog\masterpages. I would like to know at what level is master page stored and applied. Is it at the ...
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SharePoint designer REST call to populate lookup field in SharePoint 2013 list

I'm trying to update a multi-value lookup field in a SharePoint 2013 list from a SharePoint designer workflow using the 'Call HTTP Web Service' action. Here's how the field looks when querying a list ...
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Workflow codeactivity to download file from document library

The following code works in a console application but returns a 401 error from a workflow code activity. The aim is to download and process a .eml file from a Sharepoint 2013 document library. SP and ...
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Displaying different list edit forms

I have two pages that use the same list with different columns displayed (from list columns A, B, C, D, E, page1 list view contains A, B, C; page2 list view contains A, D, E). The desired ...
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Odd behavior on multiline textbox when is set to expand to show all the text

I have encountered an odd behavior, I have designed a form with infopath 2013 I have a multiline rich textbox which I have set the scrolling option to Expand to show all the text, when I enter a long ...
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Using JSLink to manage and output list groups and items

so I am currently using JSLink to change the look and feel of my List view, but am getting a little stuck in getting the HTML hierachy of my elements right. This is my current code... function ...
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What is Difference between GhostableInLibrary vs Ghostable Files?

Can any one explain me difference between GhostableInLibrary vs Ghostable files and what are prons and cons each one
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What is difference between SQL Report viewer webpart and showing the report via page viewer webpart?

We have not yet configured Reporting integration on our SharePoint site. Currently the way we show TFS reports are by adding the page viewer webpart to the SharePoint dashboard and then pointing this ...
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Error while deploying the SharePoint hosted App 2013

I am getting following error while deploying the sharepoint app "Error 1 CorrelationId: 2f46bcef-ae89-4cde-80ca-273a0c1f8ac9 ErrorDetail: Apps are disabled on this site. ...
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Create only certain types of Apps in SharePoint 2013

Is there a way to restrict users to create only certain types of Apps in SharePoint, for example let's say that I just want to allow them just to create Document Libraries and not Lists, Calendars, ...
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Creating My Site web application destroys application running on port 80

This is happening for the past 2 days. I have a web application running on port 80. When I create a new web application for My Site on port 8080, my port 80 web app stops working and shows "500 ...
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Keep first document version and last “X” number of versions

We are looking at our document library settings and wondering if it is possible to have the following for versioning: Always keep the first version of a document uploaded If we set versioning @ the ...
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Is there a way to allow subsite admin to modify only specific site columns

I am working on an issue tracking list inside my SP 2013 team site, and i need our current sub site admin to be able to modify only specific site columns at the list level. the problem i am facing is ...
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Reusing SharePoint Icons that are part of a Theme

I like reusing OOB SharePoint icons in my custom apps. I usually just copy the img URL into one of my tags but it seems with themes, they have a themedpng extension. How can I reuse the 'New Item' ...
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How to Copy List item to Another list using sharepoint designer 2013 workflow

I have used this workflow action in past with designer 2007, 2010, but 2013 sharepoint designer has Copy List Item workflow action missing. i am building a workflow in 2013 deisnger, now i want to ...
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Full-Trust Solutions on SharePoint Online Dedicated

I am trying deploy a solution to SharePoint Online (SPO), after looking at documentations about SPO, I found only Sandbox Solutions and Apps can be deployed to SPO, but my solution is a Farm Solution. ...
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Unable to close the modal dialog from c#

I have created one custom action. On clicking custom action, I am opening an application page as a modal dialog. The page will allow users to add the data of fields. I have placed two buttons in the ...
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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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CSWP “Value of a field on the Page” Questions/Issues

We're trying to create a seach query that grabs a content type based on a taxonomy field added to our custom Publishing Page content type. We seem to be having one of two issues: We don't know how ...
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Read operation on a large object failed while sending data to the client

We recently upgraded our DB's for SharePoint 2013 by following these directions: http://blog.entos.at/Lists/Posts/Post.aspx?ID=14 Now we're receiving this error multiple times in Event Viewer ...
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SharePoint 2013 workflow stuck in started stage

I got the setup recently with workflow client and manager installed(on different servers). I started with developing a simplest of the workflow with just one activity "WriteToHistory". But upon ...
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Get attachments from sharepoint list with powershell

I made this script : $webUrl = "http://site.fr/" $library = "Qualified Information" $spSite = new-object Microsoft.SharePoint.SPSite($webUrl) $w = $spSite.OpenWeb() $l = $w.Lists[$library] ...
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When to create site columns and when to create list specific columns, from a sharepoint design perspectives

I want to create a sub site template , to allow end users to create sub-sites based on the template, but i am having a design problems and i am unable to find the best approach to follow, my problem ...
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Search Result Sources 403 Erorr

I've got a weird bug in one of the SharePoint 2013 Foundation farms. Search Service is configured. Full crawl went OK with no errors. Now, when I'm trying to click on one of the links below. I get ...
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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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Managing shared & list-specific drop-down lists ,, should they be managed differently

I am working on a new SharePoint project, where we need to define a site template that has 4 issue lists. And end users will be creating sub sites based on the template. Now the problem I am facing ...
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Enforce Drag and Drop documents to apply metadata

We have implemented an issue management system in SharePoint 2013 which provisions a page for every issue added to a specific list. One of the Web Parts the automatically provisioned page contains ...
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Create MasterPage programmatically in SharePoint 2013

I want to create custom master page and page layout using visual studio. I have already created these in SharePoint 2010 and SharePoint 2013 in farm solution and Sandbox solution in 2010(for office ...