For questions completely specific to all editions of SharePoint 2013 and **not past or future versions**

learn more… | top users | synonyms (1)

0
votes
2answers
23 views

Elevated Content Search for anonymous

I need to create a search web part with Visual Studio for SharePoint 2013 On-Prem that enables anonymous users to search for Items and People which they may have no accessed to (Example: The List is ...
6
votes
0answers
204 views

Context Search box on MySite does not redirect to Search Center when Search Results WebPart is on the same page

I am facing a strange problem that is easy to reproduce with SharePoint 2013. Go to the MySite Add a search results webpart. Change the search result webpart to a static query Use the context search ...
0
votes
1answer
18 views

Create SharePoint UserProfile for existing ActiveDirectory Contact

I have some Contacts in my Active-Directory which i need as UserProfiles in SharePoint 2013 (Standard Edition). Any idea how to get contacts imported to UPS as profiles? Edit: Some more background ...
3
votes
1answer
949 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
7 views

How to retrieve target menu of specific list web part for CAMOpt?

I'm adding a custom action on the context menu of the item using javascript CAMOpt function: function Custom_AddListMenuItems(m, ctx) { CAMOpt(m,'View (new ...
0
votes
1answer
28 views

List web part with option button in place of checkbox

I want to allow on a list web part a mutually exclusive selection for the items, so that I can force the user to select a single item and retrieve the item id using the SP.js JSOM. There is a problem ...
2
votes
4answers
54 views

How to use Today and Me in Calculated column

I want to use a combination of Today and ME in SharePoint 2013. I am trying it in office 365 it gives me the below error Calculated columns cannot contain volatile functions like Today and Me. Can ...
0
votes
2answers
13 views

There is no “Configure InfoPath Forms Services link” in General Application Settings heading

When I want to configure InfoPath Forms Services, I cannot find its link in the following path: Central Administration->General Application Settings.enter code here I am using SP 2013 foundation. ...
1
vote
1answer
19 views

Convert SP 2013 Foundation into SP 2013 Server?

Is it possible to upgrade a SP 2013 Foundation into SP 2013 Server? If so, how?
1
vote
1answer
26 views

Is there a java script that can make an item re-inherit permissions?

I am trying to determine how to use permissions for a project I am working on and I think I will have to use custom permissions for documents sets. I have read that too many custom permissions can ...
0
votes
1answer
870 views

Cannot see reusable workflow after activate the feature

I am using SP2013 standard and Sharepoint designer 2013 I created a reusable workflow in a site collection. It only contains one step which is send an email to "this item" creator. Using SPD I saved ...
2
votes
1answer
30 views

SharePoint Code Review

I've been tasked with performing a code review on a SharePoint 2013 solution. Does anyone have any general suggestions on how to approach and Document this? There are so many aspects I'm not sure ...
0
votes
1answer
19 views

Percentage of Total Amounts Based on Criteria

So here's my situation. I have a list used to track bids for a construction company. Each item represents a bid this company has submitted and includes the dollar amount, square yardage and status ...
0
votes
0answers
10 views

How to embed or open inline Word documents in browser

How can I make browser open Word documents (in read only mode) inside it i.e. embedded in it? What is the best way to do that which will work on all major browsers? Do you think I should Office Web ...
0
votes
0answers
9 views

Writing data to Author site when using Cross site publishing in SharePoint 2013

I have a question related to Cross-site publishing. We are in the process of building an Internet site on SharePoint 2013 On-premise. The architecture team in our company wants to leverage cross-site ...
0
votes
1answer
31 views

Is it supported to save a sub site as a templete while its site collection has the “SharePoint Server Publishing Infrastructure” feature enabled

I was reading many articles that saving a sub site as a template might not be supported under certain scenarios, even if the "save site as template" link exists for the sub-site. now in my case i have ...
0
votes
0answers
2 views

Filter Blog Posts with text filter

I am trying to provide users with a free-form text field which they can use to filter blog posts. I believe the categories web-part is provided OOTB as a way to filter posts, but this does not really ...
4
votes
2answers
82 views

SharePoint Open with Explorer is missing

I apologize in advance, I could not find the answer to this anywhere. SharePoint foundation 2013 "Open with Explorer" is missing in the ribbon for all lists. This was working fine before the server ...
0
votes
1answer
447 views

SharePoint 2013 workflow not showing up in the associated list's workflow settings page

I followed the steps mentioned by Prabath See steps here However when I deploy the SP 2013 workflow on the server, I can't see it in the 'Workflow Settings' page of the associated list. The ...
3
votes
2answers
492 views

Site Access request error for site owner “Request Approval Failed”

I have a user who is listed as a site owner on the site with full control. User also has full control permissions to access request list. Now when he goes to Pending request page and tries to approve ...
6
votes
5answers
4k views

Redirect From one app page to another

I am creating a Provider hosted app. In that I have created two different .aspx pages. I want to redirect to the other page. But I am not able to find it out how to redirect. When I check my ...
5
votes
4answers
4k views

REST with $filter for List Items in Sharepoint 2013

Sharepoint 2013, REST API, native C++ application: I want to get all Folder items from the list. Try /_api/Web/Lists(guid'GUID')/Items?$filter=FileSystemObjectType+eq+1 and get HTTP 400 Bed ...
1
vote
0answers
12 views

RegEx to validate and replace invalid file name characters from a custom web part file upload control

Scenario: I have a fileupload control in my custom webpart that attaches the uploaded files to the list item. The attachment code is given below: private void UploadAttachments(Helper ...
0
votes
1answer
997 views

Add custom web application/page which uses files from other folders

I've created a JavaScript web browser game. The HTML page, Game.html, within folder Game references several other JS/jQuery/CSS files stored in sub folders. I simply want to add the Game folder, ...
0
votes
0answers
11 views

Validation Error how to move screen to error message

Currently on my SP site when a user submits/edits a form and a column validation error occurs the screen refreshes but stays where it is (so if you have scrolled to the bottom it refreshes you at the ...
0
votes
0answers
10 views

SharePoint 2013 Workflow, log shipping supported?

We plan on implementing log shipping for SharePoint DR environment. I found details about SharePoint databases and Log shipping support here: https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/jj841106.aspx ...
1
vote
2answers
248 views

SP 2013: Moving subwebs within a site collection

Just wondering if anyone knows a quick solution for moving SPWebs, they need to be structurally moved (So no managed navigation solution) and they contain an SPWeb hierarchy (Export/import is out of ...
1
vote
0answers
34 views

How to See Who Liked a Sharepoint List Item

Is there any way that I can see who liked a sharepoint item outside of the "hover the smiley face" and a popup shows the users who liked it? Ideally, I would like to export every single user who has ...
4
votes
2answers
2k views

Obscure Search Errors - SharePoint 2013

I have been troubleshooting an issue with the Search Service Application in our SharePoint 2013 environment, and not having much luck with finding a solution. I'm trying to avoid rebuilding the SSA if ...
0
votes
1answer
11 views

Migrated sites don't allow edits

We've migrated all of our sites to SP 2013, but now many of them (still with the 2010 UI) don't allow editing to pages. If you click "Edit this Page" it blinks, but you can't edit the content. Is ...
1
vote
1answer
20 views

Get the previous version of a document and set the link to a field

How can I access the link to a previous version of a document in a library and assign that value to the new version of the document? eg. Version 2 has been submitted and I want a link to the pervious ...
3
votes
1answer
2k views

Sharepoint 2013 - REST api - downloading file returns incorrect Content-Type

I made the following request to download a file from Sharepoint 2013 using REST api: GET ...
0
votes
0answers
11 views

multiple SP 2013 migrated indicators on a single page, keep loading and only 1 stops

We recently upgraded from SP 2010 to SP 2013. One of our departments is financial in nature and HEAVILY used indicators. I've read that when we migrate the indicators, we can still use them but we ...
0
votes
1answer
8 views

Export 2007 list and import to 2013

I have a giant list in a sharepoint 2007 site. I want to move it over to my 2013 site I'm creating. I've been exporting to excel then using the import excel app. However, the list has pdf attachments ...
1
vote
1answer
27 views

When I delete an list item with a JSLink view template applied, it removes the View template and displays the raw data, how can I prevent that?

I have a JSLink text field that overrides the View template. It stores a few delimited values that it parses into an anchor tag: If I delete one row, the other rows no longer display the view ...
0
votes
1answer
17 views

Setting Group Owner using workflow 2013 and REST

We wanted to have a group created while specifying the group owner upon creation. Is that possible? The rest call to /_api/currentsite/sitegroups using POST will create a group, but there is an ...
0
votes
0answers
9 views

Migrated Indicators do now show excel cells to re-configure indicators

We recently migrated from 2010 to 2013. Our indicators were migrated as well for 2 of our departments. We now want to re-configure the indicators and found that when it comes to the choice of which ...
0
votes
0answers
14 views

Add new webpart property to webpart xml in Sharepoint 2013

Currently I'm trying to use This answer to add a web part with XML through CSOM. But i need to define a new webpart property called "DataSiteURL" (String) for my webpart. Is it possible to change the ...
0
votes
0answers
17 views

Import webpart in module

I'm trying to deploy a custom web part to SharePoint 2013 On-Premises. I have created the web part (simple web part just an asp:label on it for testing). I also created an ASPX page (without code ...
0
votes
0answers
9 views

Recurring events only showing in current month, not future months

I have a group calendar set up in SharePoint 2013 with resource tracking turned on to track reservations for a conference room. I added a people field to the calendar list labeled "POC" and added ...
0
votes
1answer
606 views

Tree View for Document Library doesn't work

I have two column. First column is the nav part but it's empty. My doc library is in the second part. What's wrong with my code? The Id's are true. My tree view code: <table style="width: ...
0
votes
1answer
19 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
12 views

File not found error when uploading file using CSOM

I am using following code to upload file at the following location but getting File Not Found error at last line "clientcontext.ExecuteQuery();" using (ClientContext clientcontext = new ...
0
votes
0answers
11 views

Change default list style for ALL libraries/lists

SharePoint 2013's list style "Default" has the ECB flyout & toolbar, but I want all of my lists to keep the older 2007/2010 style. I've found related questions and a few articles on Google ...
2
votes
6answers
3k views

Infopath Error: The following location is not accessible, because it is in a different site collection - except it isn't

My server name: vshoprspfe The url people use for the farm: http://sharepoint (I'm not familiar with how this has been setup, but I believe it's with a cName) The site collection / library where this ...
0
votes
1answer
20 views

Header footer not stretching when content exceeding browser window width

I have created a custom master page in SP2013 using design manager. The structure is as follows:- The issue is when the web part in the "content" div exceeds the browser window width the ...
0
votes
1answer
18 views

SharePoint Access Requests - default to Visitor / Read or custom group

For SharePoint Access Requests, how can we default the requested permission to Visitor/Read-Only or (preferably) a custom group? They seem to default to Contribute for us: By "forcing" the access ...
0
votes
1answer
30 views

Show only unique (not repeating) values of column in sharepoint list 2013

I have a list with two columns. Column names are Username and Status (options Free and Busy). Usernames can have both Free and Busy status or only one type Free or Busy. To make more clear this is ...
2
votes
2answers
2k views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

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 ...