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Launch SharePoint 2013 Workflow w/Javascript

Looking to launch a list workflow from script tied to a button on a form. I've been referencing this article, as well as the code from example 5, and even tried using SPServices, but have yet to come ...
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SharePoint 2013 OOTB Blog webpart zones

I've run into a problem after creating a OOTB blog in our environment where the web part zone "Blog navigator" and "Left" are floating into each other, giving the blog a strange look when trying to ...
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Validate a Single line of text column type of list in sharepoint 2010 to accept only alphabets?

How to validate a Single line of text column type of list in sharepoint 2010 to enter accept only alphabets? no special character and no number should be allowed in that field.
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Catch on drop event in document library

I am trying to write a JSLink file that hooks to the event "ondrop" (or whatever it is called) from a document library. The reason behind this is, we want a jquery dialog to open when someone drags a ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Managed Properties in Search Template

I have a Sharepoint 2013 search display template working nicely. I wanted to add a new managed property mapping to the template which is of type "hyperlink or picture". This content type stores both a ...
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REST updating List field

Using REST Api, how would I go about updating a plain number column within a list? Is there any faster way of doing so aside from doing a GET, then a separate POST? Seems there could be a faster way ...
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Workflow to trigger email notification when new document is added/edited not sending email

I am new to SharePoint, especially SharePoint 2013... I have created a workflow via SharePoint Designer 2013 with the following conditions- If a new document is created with the "Date Created" ...
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Implementing Login and Logout in multiple application

I have a internal Sharepoint Site 1.I Login with my domainaccount\username and usually work . 2.Then i switch to TFS ,use my login id and password and check-in my code . 3.Later i go to another ...
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2013 - Still getting Crawl failures due to SSL even though Ignore SSL Warnings has been set

I've been getting trying to get the search crawl to work on an internal document store for my department. I keep getting the following TopLevel error : An unrecognized HTTP response was received when ...
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Rating setting is not working inside my publishing site collection

I am using a Publishing site of type Enterprise wiki, and I went to the library setting and I changed the Rating settings to use “Likes” instead of “Star Rating”, but nothing changed and still I am ...
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Cannot find RSS Viewer WebPart in Sharepoint 2013

All, I am new to Sharepoint development. We have a sharepoint 2013 server. I have a RSS link and I want to view it on a simple page. The basic idea would be to find the RSS Webpart, Add it to the ...
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Implementing SSL for SharePoint High trust Apps

I have been struggling to configure an SSL Certificate based environment for hight trust apps in SharePoint 2013. I have on-premises installation of SharePoint 2013 (Enterprise). Following google and ...
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Duplicate filter values in a calculated column

I have a document library with a calculated column. This document library is populated from a windows service. Every time a new document is added, the calculated column has a formula to choose ...
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Event receiver not firing when item added by workflow

event receiver not firing when item is added by workflow. Its working perfectly when we manually add item to list. I am using SP Designer 2013. When we add item through workflow, it shows that item is ...
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News Feed Web Part in the main landing page

I need to add a news feed web part on the landing page of the SharePoint 2013 Site. I have activated the hidden feature 6928B0E5-5707-46a1-AE16-D6E52522D52B and can add the news feed web part. However ...
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Can you make users follow something?

We currently have groups of users that we'd like to push news out to their newsfeed. Obviously, their newsfeed is personal, but we've been selling it as the one stop shop for news pertinent for them. ...
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List Item Attachment Folder Hierarchy

Looking to implement a default folder structure for attachments to custom list items. I haven't really seen anything that would indicate that list item attachments can be organized like this out of ...
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Sandbox Solutions on a SharePoint VM that also acts as a Domain Controller

I have dozens of 'Microsoft SharePoint Foundation Sandboxed Code Execution Worker Process Proxy' processes running. A new one seems to appear every 10-15 seconds until my memory is completely spent. ...
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PowerShell Error, Invalid URI: The format of the URI could not be determined

i have typed the following inside PowerShell:- PS C:\Windows\system32> Restore-spsite ? cmdlet Restore-SPSite at command pipeline position 1 Supply values for the following parameters: Path: ...
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Survey, validate today's date question

We have a private survey. The date the survey was completed is to appear in an Exported Excel sheet. To do so, I have added a Date Field question in the survey named something like "Today's date" ...
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SharePoint 2013 User Profile Sync exclusion filters

I'm trying to figure out if there is anyway to create an exclusion filter for importing expired only profiles from Active Directory through the synchronization connection for user profiles. The ...
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Display documents in Read only mode - SharePoint 2013

I'm using SharePoint 2013 foundation, In my Visual WP, theres a SPGridView showing sharepoint documents in the document library with a few customizations. There is a link to read the document. When ...
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execute workflow on feild change

I have a list of proposals and I want to trigger a workflow based on if the status goes from Active or Submitted to Archived I created a workflow with an if status = archived but It will trigger the ...
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Sending email in SharePoint 2013 Workflow with the Email Utility

I have been searching for documentation on the SP - Utilities components in visual studio 2012 with no luck. Can anyone point me in the right direction. I am simply trying to figure out how to get ...
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Development in Team: Provider Hosted Apps

My team and I are developing a provider hosted app. Our code source is team foundation server. Everybody has its own SharePoint Server and all have a common AD. For the provider hosted app we created ...
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User Permissions

I'm developing an app for SharePoint 2013 and need to assign different permissions for different users. Do I create groups in the app web or the host web? Can someone steer me in the right ...
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Feature error when deploying a master page with visual studio 2013

I am new in working with VS13 to edit master pages, when I try to deploy it gives an error: Error 30 Error occurred in deployment step 'Activate Features': Feature with Id ...
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Does writing a custom RBS provider force one to put SharePoint into unsupported state?

It is well known that modifying a content database directly by running direct SQL queries results in an unsupported SharePoint state. However, it is possible to develop custom RBS providers. Note that ...
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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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Using Content search web part to retrieve items from another site collection

I have a web application that contains two site collections(team site + enterprise wiki), with the following URLs:- -http://applicationname/teamsite -http://applicationname/enterprisewiki Now I ...
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SP2013 Error - PersistedNavigationTermSetSyncJobDefinition

I'm using SP2013 with two App Server + a SQL server. I have a strange error on my two app server in the event viewer, and I can't find anything on google about it : Execute method of job ...
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Drop down menus for SharePoint 2013 that actually work!

I know this forum has many examples of Javscript, HTML drop down menus but none of the examples given actually work. The below example is the closest I can get but it stops working as soon as go to ...
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Sharepoint 2013 how to modify the view selector menu in list view webpart to only show specific view?

How to modify the view selector menu in the list view webpart to show only certain views and not all of the views? Regards, Alamzeb
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How to hide items from the “Destination Library” dropdown list, inside the “Upload Image” dialog

Is there a way to control which items are displayed inside the “Destination Library” dropdown list inside the “Upload Image” dialog box ?
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Show Document Icon in a SPGridView

I'm using SharePoint 2013 foundation.I have created a CAML query to get fields. I capture the results coming from the CAML query in a SPListItemCollection and then bind to a SPGridView. <FieldRef ...
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How do I craft a URL to open a Word document in the Word client app? SP2013 Online

I have a client hosted application that points to a number of documents in a Sharepoint 2013 Online Document Library. I have figured out how to craft the url's such that the document opens in the ...
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Custom web part (filter) act similarly to the OOTB Text Filter

I'm writing a custom web part (which is a filter), because I need lots of customizations, so none of the OOTB filter would work for me. I'm now trying to write one similar to the OOTB text filter ...
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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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Recreate the Style Resource Readers group

2013 Enterprise One of our client's site collections suffered the unfortunate fate of having its Style Resource Readers group deleted. For quick damage control I gave all users permissions to the ...
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Libraries and Alerts

Is it best to load all documents into one shared documents library, tag them appropriately so they pull into the correct site page, and add folders with special permissions for different reports that ...
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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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How to import large Term set CSV file?

I am importing a csv file with 1 term set and approximately 12,000 terms. When I begin the import, it says something like "Please wait while we import your terms", and about 5 minutes later the popup ...
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Don't have access to SharePoint site I created

I've created a new site collection in Central Admin on my SharePoint server. However when I type in the new site URL I get the "Sorry, this site hasn't been shared with you." Is there a way to share ...
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Using REST API to get Site Groups in SP 2013

I'm trying to use the REST API in SharePoint 2013 to get the site groups. I've been using this link for a little help... http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/jj245927.aspx It's to do it with the ...
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Masterpage conversion - causing javascript errors/masterpage breaks?

JavaScript stops working and Masterpage seems to lose all styles. There are 3 places where a converted .html Masterpage references the original URL/Domain the site was created in. ...
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How do you properly write to a managed metadata column from JSOM? (SharePoint 2013)

I am trying to write the value of a managed metadata column across several documents in a document library at once using JSOM, but for some reason the way I'm trying only writes the value to the first ...
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SharePoint 2013 user cannot delete item via context menu but he can delete from ribbon

My issues are: User is unable to delete item using right click and delete in 2013; after click, delete error page requires log in. When I modify the list and click ok, it shows error action ...
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Confirm SharePoint Web site in use or its deletion

Easy question for earning easy point. SP 2013 on premise. We had external consultants deploying a graphical solution. I have tested the function send email warning for deletion of unused sites and I ...
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Migration to 2013 - Object reference not set to an instance of object

I´m currently migrating from SharePoint 2007 (via 2010) to 2013 by attaching the content databases. Before i wanted to migrate the last websitecollection, I started the integrity check in the ...
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SharePoint Designer: Error when connecting to my customer production server

Every time I try to connect to any SharePoint site running on my customer server I get the following error. An error occurred accessing your Microsoft SharePoint Foundation site files. Authors - ...