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How to display the Newsfeed within a Web Part

I have page where I'd like to display the Newsfeed (My Site) of the user currently logged on? It's for a site where the community feature will be utilised so auto displaying the logged on users ...
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anonymous access in sharepoint 2013

i am new at sharepoint administration, so my question should be simple enough for the experts. i have a sharepoint Site done everything in it and works fine with windows authentication, now i extended ...
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Setting Managed Propety Refinable Option with PS

I'm trying to configure managed properties through PowerShell but there's one particular parameter that I can't figure out. I want to make a certain property refinable but none of the commands listed ...
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Navigation does not show sub web even when user has access

I have this site structure using a clean OOTB Publishing Portal and May 2015 CU: WebA ->WebB ->WebC and a user "UserA". Create new publishing portal site collection (WebA). Create ...
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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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How to query more than 100 rows with CSOM?

I have a WPF application I've built that relies on data within a SharePoint list (synced from a website). I believe, perhaps incorrectly that this query will be limited to retrieving 100 rows at a ...
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SP.ClientContext is always “undefined” in JSLink functions

I'm trying to execute CSOM functions as part of a JSLink extension to override rendering of a Lookup Field. Problem is every time I try to access SP.ClientContext it returns as undefined I have ...
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SharePoint 2013 Workflow Service Application not visible in Central Admin nor in Get-SPServiceApplication

I found this posting Sharepoint 2013 Workflow Manager Missing Service when looking for an answer to the very same symptom -- and when I saw Andrew Connell answering figured I was saved! But, no ...
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Sharepoint 2013 : Tree view structure for Document library and setting permissions

I need to have a tree view for a folder "Demo" from a SharePoint document library . The tree view should display all folder inside doc lib "Demo" and on right side i need all items within the folder . ...
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Unable to remove app from SharePoint 2013 site

I've seen this problem in several places in our dev and test implementation of SharePoint 2013. Especially in sites where there has been a lot of testing where people uninstall and install apps. The ...
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How to use powerpoint automation services in SP2013

I don have office web apps installed. How do i test the powerpoint automation services in SP2013. Could any1 give me the detail steps to test the service.
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Set Default Value of SPFieldNumber through programmatically

I am trying to create number field through code with the following schemaXML. Here, I am able to create field, without default value. cretaedlist.Fields.AddFieldAsXml( "<Field ID='<Guid>' ...
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SP 2013 Visual Studio Workflow - Internal Status Stuck on 'Not Started'

I updated my VS 2012 from Update 4 to Update 5. My workflows got mucked up. Now i reverted back to Update 4 yet, my workflow is stuck on 'Not Started' status. See the screen shot below. Update 1: ...
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best study material and dumbs for to pass Core Solutions and advanced solution of Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013 exam? [on hold]

which one is the best study material and dumbs for to pass Core Solutions and advanced solutions of Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013 exam?
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Custom .aspx as modal dialog not working: 'SP' is undefined

SharePoint 2013 server... I have created a custom aspx page for use as a modal dialog. I want this pop up to collect field values and return them to the form the pop up was called from. The pop up ...
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SPServices Set PeoplePicker field in SharePoint 2013

I've seen a LOT of posts about this, and I am sorry to add to them, but I have spent a lot of time going through them and cannot find an answer that is working in my case. My objective is to populate ...
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How can I be logged in in parallel with different user profiles for testing, what users with certain permissions can see in a SharePoint site?

When defining permissions in a SharePoint 2013 site or library I'd often wish to easily test what a users with (only) those permissions can see on this site. So I think I'll have to create some test ...
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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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Setting SPWeb.AlternateCssUrl via CSOM or JS

According to this Microsoft Office 365 Blog post the SharePoint CSOM (.Net, REST, JS) has been enhanced to support setting SPWeb.AlternateCssUrl: ...
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Error while creating PowerPoint Automation Service Application SharePoint 2013

I am getting an error while trying to create a service application for PowerPoint Automation Service PS C:\Windows\system32> New-SPPowerPointConversionServiceApplication -Name "PowerPoint ...
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Client Context executeQuery() works in console app but returns null object when executed from CRM Server

I have the function GetDocumentLibrary which must return a libray from sharepoint site. When I execute it from a Visual Studio Console Application it works and return the library with all ...
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Insert Content Type Quick Part with VBA in Microsoft Word 2013

I have a macro-enabled document I'm using with a content-types enabled from SharePoint. I know there is a way create a custom document property, but I don't think this does what I need--I need a ...
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Sharepoint 2013 prompting for credentials in Office 2007

I just got hired as the new SysAdmin at my compnay and inherited a SharePoint 2013 install that I'm not at all familiar with. It's running on Windows2008 R2 Datacenter, and the intranet webpage is of ...
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create a alert for a specfic column

I want to create a alert when a specific field is changed... I have a drop down and when the word "Eng" is chosen the person that sets the alert gets notified... how would that alert be set up?
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Grabbing SharePoint .App files

Our customers are downloading Apps from the SharePoint / Office store. Some of these are terrible and I'd like to run the app through a code analysis tool. I know how to grab all Farm Solutions (WSPs) ...
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Error when trying to create SQL Server PowerPivot Service Application

We recently migrated our 2010 environment to 2013. Everything is working except for Power Pivot. We're attempting to create a SQL Server PowerPivot Service Application and we're getting the ...
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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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Setting Default Option for Chrome in a Web Part

Currently I've got a ticket to set the Chrome to "None" on web parts in our site where it should have been set to "None" but it was overlooked. I went ahead and did that manually but was wondering if ...
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How to Set Item Level Permission Using SharePoint Designer 2013 Work Flow?

Currently i'm trying to create a workflow in SharePoint 2013 workflow platform that sets item level permission, trying to set read item level permission to "XYZ" group in SharePoint 2013 workflow ...
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SharePoint 2013 Load Testing

All I am sure this topic has been discussed in a few occasions, but I am still unsure what route I should take. I need to prove that our sharepoint farm is performant enough for x users. I started ...
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Showing only survey questions in page

I have created a survey named Feedbacks. Now I want to add it into a page. What I have done: Edit Page > Insert> App Part > Feedbacks Results But I want the following view This view comes ...
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Sharepoint 2013 REST API - Shared Documents / Author Info In one Call?

We are in the process of integrating from Sharepoint 2007 to Sharepoint 2013. We have a java based application using Sharepoint 2007 SOAP based webservices. In Sharepoint 2013 we are using the REST ...
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Email Attachments as Individual Items in Document Library

There are many ways to receive this outcome, but they are not working exactly how I imagine. Issue: I created a document library and I have emails going into the library according to subject. The ...
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What are the ClientId and ClientSecret actually used for and under what circumstances can they be shared?

There are a myriad of references to how to generate ClientId and ClientSecret to register an app when working with the SharePoint appmodel. However, I can't seem to find any good documentation ...
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SharePoint 2013 Enterprise Search Errors

Issue: When performing any type of search whether that be from the Enterprise Search Center or from Query Rules to test a query, the page results in an error. Error on Manage Query Rules and ...
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Changes to permission take effect in search results only with next full crawl

I'm facing the problem that changes made to users' permissions within a site collections take effect only after a full crawl in search results. Given the following SharePoint 2013 Server environment. ...
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Move files from sub-folders to another document library

I have created two document libraries: One acts as source library and the other is the destination document library. I try to move files from source to destination. Upto here it is working fine. But ...
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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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Quick Edit ignores Content Type setting

I have created a new content type which inherits all columns from the default 'Task' content type. I changed the 'Assigned To' column in this new content type to be required. I created a new list ...
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What is Sharepoint REST service? [on hold]

Please give clear understanding for following URL _vti_bin/Lists.asmx _vti_bin/listdata.svc _api/web/lists
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InfoPath 2013 / SharePoint 2013

I have a problem with a customized Workflow Task Form. It generates the following error: "The amount of data that was returned by a data connection has exceeded the maximum limit that was configured ...
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SharePoint 2013 Workflow get id of created item

I'm currently creating a basic workflow, which inserts a list item into another list. While configuring I have the option to specify an output variable, however I'm not able to get the ID of the newly ...
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Force users to enter document metadata before creating a new document in Sharepoint 2013 document library?

First off, I'm new to Sharepoint. With that out of the way, I have a document library based on a custom content type. When working with Sharepoint document libraries some users find the document info ...
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How to get Social Comment in SharePoint 2013 using JavaScript (REST) or Search?

I have added a Noteboard Web Part in my page. Now user is adding comments in Noteboard Web Part. I want those comments count. How can I get it using JavaScript? I am using SharePoint 2013. Is there ...
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Workflow Service: The HTTP request has timed out after 20000 milliseconds

I had configured Workflow Manager on my environment, everything was working as expected and suddenly i have started seeing Workflow Manage error. ...
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Reference a custom CSS file inside my seatle.html

I want to reference a custom CSS file inside my seatle.html file. currently I find the following in the default seatle.html master page:- <link ...
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Calculate monthly occurance

I wanted to created a calculated SharePoint column which gives me a sum of the monthly occurrence. For example: During the month of July there were 7 occurrences so I wanted a calculated field to ...
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App only displays default view when added to page

I have a very large list with multiple views on it. However, when I add the app to a site page, it only displays one view. When you click on the title of the list, it takes you in the background as if ...
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Adding branded Quick Launch Menu to a 2013 Custom Layout Page

I have build an html master page with bootstrap header and footer, referenced JS and CSS. Not much in the way of snippets apart from a search box in my header. All good Ok, now I have created some ...
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Custom Script Editor Only Works In Edit Mode

I recently pulled some custom script off the internet that makes my headers sticky on a list. I put it in a script editor. I initially thought it didn't work, but now I noticed that the script only ...