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SharePoint Migration 2013

What steps do I need to take with Active Directory while SharePoint Migration2013 Process at enterprise level? If it is Content DB method? If it is using any third party tool?
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How do you start a sharepoint 2013 list workflow in powershell?

I'm trying to figure out how to use powershell to start a list workflow. I found a few sites that give examples for sharepoint 2010 workflows, but only one for sharepoint 2013 workflows here. ...
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NotifyHandler: email messages not catched for FBA users

I wrote a simple NotifyHandler to change the url in mail messages sent to external people. The SP site is 2013 and has 2 frontend, a intranet one with integrated windows authentication accessible ...
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Can I filter a search result by result source directly in the search box? (SP 2013)

I'm looking to create a searchString for a search box that limits the results by a result source I've made. Just like you would filter by a managed property. Eg.: {search center url}?k=Author:w16375. ...
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SharePoint 2013 permissions popup

Is there any way for when clicking on a link with restricted permissions to display a popup advising restricted access / "You do not have permissions" message rather than going to the system page that ...
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TaxonomyWebTaggingControl losts vaule when selecting a term from suggestions

I'm using a TaxonomyWebTaggingControl on a custom application page. The problem is, when I type in some chars into the controls textbox I get a correct list of suggestions. When I select a suggestion, ...
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Export subsite and Import in another web app (means another db)

I have one web application with site collections. Then I have a subsite inside. I want to export this subsite (and only this one), and import it in a new web app I will create. Question is : Is this ...
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Removing Default Search Box and “Home / Edit” link in Oslo

I want these things done for a single subsite. I needed to do some special things with searching on the site that involved basically breaking the default, built-in search box. But it still shows up. ...
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How to check out current item in Nintex reusable site collection workflow SharePoint 2013? [on hold]

I am trying to create a site collection reusable workflow in Nintex. I have requirement to check out document using workflow. So I add check out item action, and open it to configure it. It has two ...
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SP13: Search Results from Document Library

I think I am making this harder than it is, but I cannot seem to wrap my head around the proper steps. I have found a lot of ways to make this happen, but I am still confused. Scenario: So, the ...
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Error message when I try to create a list from a custom template (Sharepoint 2013)

I want to copy a SharePoint list. I saved the list as a template. I went to add app, and choose the template I saved. This is when I get an error message. Sorry, something went wrong
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manage views in Document library having folder structure

we are having a document library in SharePoint 2013, with multiple folders(having main folder->inside another folder->inside another folder->inside having documents), at the folder level's we are able ...
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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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How to identify Orphaned Site Collection in SharePoint 2013 Content Database

We have recently discovered following error in SharePoint Health Analyzer report page: "Content databases contain orphaned items." We have identified the faulty content DB, database status of content ...
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REST api for search access point

Just getting into REST and have used the web access point to read information from a list. For example https://{site url}/_api/web/Lists/GetByTitle('ListName')/items?$filter=OData__dlc_DocId eq ...
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branding sharepoint foundation 2013

I would be working to brand a sharepoint 2013 foundation site. I know Design Manager and all other branding goodies don't exist with SPF 2013. What would be the best approach to brand a simple SPF ...
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creating a site collection is taking too long

I have a SharePoint server with 10GB RAM & sql server with 10GB of RAM. now i want to create a new site collection inside our SharePoint server 2013, so i wrote the following command:- New-SPSite ...
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How to change the database for usage and health data collection service

how to change the the database for usage and health data collection service in sharepoint 2013, now its database size is 50 GB and i want to change the database size.
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REST list of built in columns for $select

I'm just getting into using REST calls to work with SharePoint 2013. The first challenge I'm facing is know which columns I can retrieve using $select and which ones need to be expanded. For example ...
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SP.ClientContext.Load suddenly throwing uncaught TypeError?

I am trying to start a workflow from JSOM. I just had it working fine, and then I had to change some of the other code in the JavaScript file that is unrelated to the client context or executing ...
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Can not change or update log events in usage and health data collection service in sharepoint 2013

Run central admin from one of app server where c.a hosts. And Monitoring > Configure usage and health data collection> and trying to changing the log events, When I unselect some events and click ...
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SSRS report issue inside of SharePoint 2013 reports

Win7, IE11, SP2013, SQL12, and SSRS the Printer Icon never renders for users to print a report? Have updated the ReportViewer dll, SP1 for SP2013, SP1 for SqlServer with cumulative patch 8 applied. ...
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our sharepoint content database is on “upgrading” status after running my product configuration wizard [duplicate]

Last week our system admin install some patches on our SharePoint 2013 server. and seems one of the updates MS16-004 caused problems with our list view. and i read that installing this hot fix "KB ...
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Search Schema - An unknown error nhas occurred

Has anyone encountered this before? I see this post from 6 months ago, but my post to the question was deleted by a mod before I could find out if the OP had resolved his problem. How can I recover ...
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my sharepoint farm stop working after applying a hot fix (KB 3114508)

I have a SharePoint server 2013, with build number 15.0.4763.1000, now our system admins install windows security updates each month on our servers, and seems one of the updates named MS16-004 caused ...
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Change SharePoint group owner with Powershell to a SharePoint group

I have this PS script to change the group owner of a SharePoint group to a domain user. I would like to use this script to change it to an existing SharePoint group. The current script only allows ...
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How can I recover my lost managed and crawled properties in my site collection Search Schema?

Symptoms I'm pretty brand-new to SharePoint, on my first project, and having some major issues with our prototype. The end result is that I'm unable to access Managed or Crawled Properties through ...
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An unknown error has occurred. The form template has been published to the server but it can only be opened in infopath filler

I've created a SP2010 workflow in SP2013 and I want to edit the collect data / approval task workflow forms. Trying Quick Publish in InfoPath Designer results in the following error: An unknown ...
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SharePoint 2013 UserProfile Issue: Microsoft.Office.Server.UserProfiles.UserNotFoundException

In my SharePoint farm I have default AD authentication and SAML Claim based authentication. I am unable to see the profile of other users, when I click on the user's name from any site collection. i.e ...
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Sharepoint 2010 to 2013 Upgrade (License Migration)

I have been having a hard time finding an answer to this anywhere. I know the licensing model has changed from SharePoint 2010 to 2013. If we already have SharePoint 2010 licenses for our servers and ...
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Javascript popup

I am using the below code to create a pop for pages. When you right click and select print preview, the preview is of the page behind the pop up as well as the pop. Is it possible to just preview ...
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Newsfeed error - The operation failed because the server could not access the distributed cache

I've recently installed SharePoint 2013 RTM and on the newsfeed page the error "The operation failed because the server could not access the distributed cache." with no items are available in the ...
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freeze header or sticky header on website sp 2013

I am working on SP2013 & I want to apply freeze header or sticky header in my site. I have tried spoodoo header but it doesn't work. Can anyone give me idea how to get output? I have tried to ...
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Search not returning some items sometimes

Have a cross-site publishing site set up. Mostly working well. We have a few items that are exhibiting strange return results. They are in a document library and have similar titles. Process Number ...
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The context has expired and can no longer be used. (Exception from HRESULT: 0x80090317)

I am facing this error all day long and I have not figured it out yet. I have tried: setting the date time zone in the web application to match that of the server set "security validation expires" ...
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Where can I host oData web services in SharePoint 2013

I can create soap and wcf rest web services and put them in ISAPI folder to host them, and SharePoint host them for me. Now I want to develop some custom oData services, how can I host them in ...
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How to remove a deployed ElementManifest in a feature version

How do I remove deployed feature elements using a feature-version? i.e. given: <Feature Title="Some functionality" Id="cae1f65d-0365-42e9-9907-356c7983e902" Scope="Site"> ...
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How to change list column title using xsl in sharepoint 2013?

I'm creating custom field type - lets name it 'MyCustomType'. I need to change its column title in List View. I tried to use xslt-transform in my fldtypes_MyCustomType.xsl with no luck - nothing ...
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Problems with SharePoint DelegateControl

We have created a Delegated control for People Picker. Implementation Details: We have a ascx control which is using jquery Select2 plugin. This control is calling some webservice to get details. ...
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Best practices for provisioning SharePoint 2013 sites / site collections with templates

I want to start prototyping a team or community site in 2013 on fairly standard intranet, with a view making it a template for the various departments. I am still revising the design for the ...
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PublishingPageImage Field is missing when get data through Rest Api to Pages Lib 2013

I want to get PublishingPageImagefield value on REST API method on Pages library with below script. executor = new SP.RequestExecutor(appwebUrl); executor.executeAsync({ url: appwebUrl + ...
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SPField_FormDisplay_Default is not defined

I have set JSLink to a field (LinkFilename) that required to return default rendering in some context. I implementation according PnP/ReadOnlySPControls.js, and use SPField_FormDisplay_Default to ...
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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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Problems when adding custom viewstyle to vwstyles.xsl and vwstyles.xml

I've been trying for quite a few hours to customize the thumbnail view on a picture library in SharePoint 2013 without luck. What I want to do is add the date the picture was taken underneath the ...
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Where does a document library description appear in 2013?

I wrote this document library description in 2007 but now we're on 2013 it doesn't seem to appear? Where would the users see this library description?
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Sharepoint 2013 search not indexing newly added publishing pages

I have a publishing page library containing all of my posts. We are using search driven webparts to pull the search results and display to users. What we are seeing is that after a new page is ...
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Missing Namespace with Office

I am trying to develop a custom solution that makes use of the Word Automation Service but I keep running into a snag. The reference article I am following says that I need to make use of the ...
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SPLimitedWebPartManager.Dispose() vs SPLimitedWebPartManager.Web.Dispose()

SPLimitedWebPartManager references SPWeb object internally and implements IDisposable interface, therefore we need to dispose it explicitly. As I understand, we need to dispose its internal SPweb ...
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Search custom Refinement

I watched Matthew McDermott's video (SharePoint Conference) and I really like those custom refiners: How is it possible to get the refinement items next to each other (horizonally) instead of ...
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Can't apply filter [ME] to person field updated by CSOM

I create calendar item and add user field value by SharePoint CSOM. Item successfully created but I can't apply [ME] filter to person field. Returned no results. But if I open item to edit and save ...