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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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Workflow Approve/Reject is disabled for the full controled users

I've a workflow. When I start the approval process I'm getting e-mail but when I try to approve/reject it, the option is disabled. I've got the full control permission but nothing happens. I selected ...
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Refinements on a string field

Can I split the value in a string field for the refinements? For example If I have values on a string field that looks like: "ABC,DEF" when I apply the refinements to that field I obtain "ABC,DEF" as ...
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Can't activate 'SharePoint Server Publishing' in 'Site Features'

I have 'SharePoint Server Publishing Infrastructure' activated in 'Site Collection Features', when I try to activate 'SharePoint Server Publishing' in 'Site Features', I get the following error: ...
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Import discussion board from excel list

While migrating a from one sharepoint 2013 server to another I am still stuck at getting the discussion board from the old server to the new one. I was able to export the old discussion list into an ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Doc Library WebPart to display subfolders

Usually you put a WebPart for a Document Library on a page, and this WebPart shows the content of a specific library, starting in root. Now I have some subfolders like "Marketing", "Finance" etc and I ...
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SharePoint 2013 Popularity Trends and Most Popular Missing for List

According to Technet (http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/jj715890.aspx) I should be able to view Popularity Trends for Lists: 3.Select the item that you want to view the Popularity Trends ...
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Site Collection '500 INTERNAL SERVER ERROR'

Opening a newly created site collection on SharePoint 2013 throws '500 INTERNAL SERVER ERROR'
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Document library webpart open to specific folder

Is there a way to have a document library web part open to a specific folder? I've been playing around for a few hours and I don't see a decent option any help is greatly appreciated
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Upload/Attach Video/Document Files in NewsFeed for MYSite

Can we attach/upload video or document file on NewsFeed Post like images can be uploaded and posted? Can this be achieved using OOB and how? How can I customize NewsFeed Webpart programmatically to ...
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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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Why 200GB content DB limit when using RBS

What's the point of using RBS when you are still restricted to 200GB content DB limit? I don't understand this thing. Secondly this looks like recommended limit, right? Because SharePoint won't stop ...
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SharePoint 2013: Using JSOM, get a list of all sites user has access too

I was looking at the JSOM documentation, but couldn't find a nice way to spin through all site collection and sites to show a user what they have read access to. Is this possible using JSOM and a ...
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Site collection Access Denied

I get Access Denied while viewing asite collection from the browser. I am site collection administrator and I can open an other site collection in the same content DB I can do Get-SPSite from ...
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Site Collection 403 forbidden

I created a new SP2013 Web application and I mounted two old content DB. Now I am getting error 403 while opening some sites from the browser. Sites were working fine, there are no locks and I am ...
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External content type: bdc identity

I have a list with an external content type. For 3 items, I have the same bdc identity. How is it possible? Is not bdc identity suppose to be unique?
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Crashed SP2013 Server on existing database farm password

The server running SharePoint 2013 crashed do to a hardware problem and can't be restored. The SQL 2012 server is fine as it was a separate machine. I've created a new server for SharePoint, and was ...
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Restrict access to documents associated with a certain term

I need to restrict access to all documents that are associated with a certain term only to some users. This should be done for both existing documents, and future documents, on upload. How can I ...
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SharePoint CSOM File.LinkingUrl property not found

I am using Visual Studio 2013 and referencing v16 of both Microsoft.SharePoint.Client and Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.Runtime in a .NET4.0 application. According to the MSND page for a File object, ...
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Permissions For Site Contents Sprocket

I have a SharePoint (2013) group set to "Read" permission at the site level, so now those folks are missing the sprocket to access site contents. I would like for users to be able to access site ...
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How to get the workflow task title in a calculated field in workflow tasks list?

I want to get the task title in a calcualted field to form a URL to custom approval page. Basically I tried =CONCATENATE("<a href=http://****/SitePages/ApprovalPage.aspx?WFTitle=",[Request ...
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How can I style my sharepoint lists?

I'm new to sharepoint. And I just learnt how to create some master pages, but now I want to know how to style other things like tables (of lists and libraries)... for example:
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jQuery not working on 2nd page of SharePoint list

On our SharePoint list, we have anchor tags opening in a new window via: <script type="text/javascript" src="/SiteAssets/jquery-latest.min.js"></script> <script ...
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Sorting Numbers in Sharepoint

How can I sort a list using a field that has a number format like this: 1.1 1.1.1 2 2.1 . . . 10.1 10.2 I have to use the field as a string to can handle as many sublevels the user wants, but then ...
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Email event invite to Lotus Notes — workflow? REST? something else?

We have a list of upcoming events on our SP site. We want users to be able to click a button and get invites to put on their Lotus notes calendar. We've found _vti_bin/owssvr.dll to generate ics ...
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Adding Target Audiences Programmatically

I am trying to programmatically add target audiences to a webpart in SP 2013. Code below. SPServiceContext sc = SPServiceContext.GetContext(newSite); AudienceManager audienceManager = new ...
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How to add a branding banner image across whole page

On SharePoint 2013, I would like a banner image to go across the whole page, replacing the stock logo, and continuing all the way across. I don't see this anywhere in the settings for the master ...
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Hide / Target feature for specific Site Template

I have created a branding solution which contains 2 features. One is for the MySites root site collection and the other is for any other Site Collection type. I do not want people activating the ...
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Rich Text Column content in Display template for Search Results webpart

I am trying to display content from a rich text column (ArticleContent) in my search results webpart using a custom display template. <div id="_#= $htmlEncode(itemId) =#_" name="Item" ...
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Unable to export a SharePoint List (Survey) in SharePoint 2013 to a spreadsheet

I am unable to export a SharePoint List (Survey) in SharePoint 2013 to a spreadsheet. The option "Export to Spreadsheet" is missing from the Actions dropdown menu for the list.
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Lookup calculated field from a choice field in a document repository

I have a SharePoint 2013 list that contains a choice field [Released to User]. What I would like to do is use that field to filter documents in a document repository i.e. show me documents released to ...
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Drag and Drop show form

Is there a way to show the form(NewForm.aspx) when you do the drag and drop in a document library? I already put some of the fields mandatory so the user won't be able to do the ckeck-in without fill ...
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Could not load type 'Microsoft.AnalysisServices.SPAddin.DataRefresh.ViewDataRefreshHistory'

Has anyone seen or solved this error message: Could not load type 'Microsoft.AnalysisServices.SPAddin.DataRefresh.ViewDataRefreshHistory'? it occurs when I click Manage PowerPivot Data ...
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Sharepoint Server 2013 installation: why ArpWrite action fails?

Installation of prerequisites for Sharepoint 2013 server x64 (on Windows Server 2008R2, 12-core physical server) succeeded, but Sharepoint breaks installation and installation rollbacks on the ...
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SharePoint 2013 Workflows List does not exist error

I am creating a SharePoint Designer 2013 workflow and I encountered an error which suspends my workflow. I've noticed that it only occures when I reference a lookup column to another list. The error ...
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How to open a calendar item in a modal dialog?

When I add a new appointment to the calendar, for example "Appointment with dentist", then I get a modal dialog where I fill in all the details. This is good. The appointment is then visible in the ...
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time out during solution installtion [duplicate]

I am trying to install a product named "Bamboo Wiki Publisher" insdie my sharepoint 2013 enterprise server. but the installtion fail and the installtion wizard showed the following error:- ***** ...
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Managed Metadata field each value to display on a new line

I have added a managed metadata column to my content type and have proceeded to add it to the page layout. It is set to multi-value and is working fine with the delimiter as ";". The results appear ...
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Error while checking in publishing page SP 2013 on premise

Problem: I have a large intranet portal, in one of the sub site after opening a page in an Edit mode and then try to check it in from ribbon, I get traditional SP error screen with a co-relation id. ...
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Adding a webpart page with some webparts using Module and setting that as home page in sharepoint online

I have created a web template(inheriting from STS template) which includes few document libraries and lists. Document libraries are created using list definition while lists are OOTB lists included ...
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Automating SharePoint Foundation 2013 Backups

I am relatively new to SharePoint and am trying to figure out how to automate the backups for my SharePoint Foundation 2013 server. I want to store the backups on a network share on a different ...
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Search is not working after adding new managed metadata service

I have created new managed metadata service (with new database and application pool) and after that I am not able to search content with the error "Search has encountered a problem that prevents ...
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Search REST API with the User Profile Service and Hyphenated Last Names

Using the Search REST API to get all users where their last name begins with a certain letter to make a custom user directory. For example, I hoped that the following would return all users that have ...
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How to rollback RBS and what happens to existing data

Let's say I am using Remote Blog Storage (RBS) in one of my content database and decide not to use anymore. How can I roll back RBS? What will happen to my data and how can I migrate it out of RBS? ...
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Disable Managed Metadata field

How could I disable a managed metadata field?. I'm pulling the information of that field from another List and I don't want the user to modify its value
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Access Items in DocumentSet using JSOM

I'm attempting to access items in a DocumentSet using SharePoint 13's JSOM. I am able to access the generic list properties but I do not see how to access ContentType specific properties on the client ...
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Server error in Sharepoint newsfeed 2013 when uploading image

Whenever i upload any image in share point 2013 newsfeed , the rest api for getting newsfeed(http://siteurl/_api/social.feed/my/news), it returns me "Request Error". Can anyone help ?
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Can we add repeating table for infopath SharePoint list template

Is it possible to add a repeating table to an existing infopath SharePoint list form template. If so how can we add please provide the steps to add. Need to add Group under my Fields in Main data ...
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Sharepoint 2013. Problem renaming files in event receiver

I coded an event receiver that renames for example a .txt file to a .text file (it does not matter the extensions, it is just an example). In my code what I do is to an SPFile.MoveTo operation. It ...
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“Type SP.ULSTraceLevel has already been registered” error while applying javscript to NewForm.aspx

I have a custom list in which I want to apply the javascript in new form of that list. Javascript loads the user profile property of the entered user in the people picker control. I am getting ...