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Script editor webpart ribbon problems

I added a script editor web part (javascript code) to a view page (/Forms/AllItems.aspx). After that I can not see anymore the File and List category in the ribbon bar. I read somewhere that ...
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How to customize a view of recurring calendar events using client side rendering (JSLink)

I'm trying to apply CSR to a calendar-view. This seems not to be working. In fact the file specified in JSLink is not loaded at all. As a basis I'm using the standard "Current Events"-view which ...
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SharePoint Warm Up Script failed for url

My organization has 600 sites and subsites in 4 different site collection. We run Sharepoint Warm up Script at 3 am in the morning to make sure users all set to go at the morning. Recently i have been ...
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A failure was reported when trying to invoke a service application:EndpointFailure: Affected Endpoint MetadataWebService.svc

SharePoint 2013 farm with 3 web front end 2 web app and 2 workflow server.we have scheduler running sharepoint warm up scripts at 2am in the morning to beat the morning rush hour traffic. Couple of ...
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stuck on a database attach

I have a 2013 test box that I am working on trying to attach a content DB from our 2010 farm. I have mounted the WSS_Content database on the new server. I have made a web app and a site collection ...
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Embed Video with VideoEmbedPlayer and Autoplay

I want to embed a video in a User Control within SharePoint 2013 (this has to work on IE8 at least). I am currently using this piece of code: <iframe ...
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How to build a contact list?

How to build a sharepoint contact list (name, phone, email, pictures) that automatically syncs with user profile or active directory? Also, can it be where when I input a account and it populates the ...
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creating a subsite using c# and the rest api

Im trying to create a site using the rest api from a console app. I keep getting a "Not well formed JSON Stream". I cant find much on calling the rest api from c# so have been piecing it together ...
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Should “Search Query and Site Settings Service” run on all servers in a SP2013 farm?

I've got a SharePoint 2013 farm of 6 servers configured like this: SQL Server (Clustered) SQL Server (Clustered) Front End (Load balanced) Front End (Load balanced) Search Query, Central Admin, some ...
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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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Unable(?) to delete Search Service Application

Good morning. I am using SP2013 on Windows 2012. My application server failed, but I had access to CA on a web front end server, so as per recommendations, I started services for my service ...
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We have a template; how do you save as a WIKI page to actually use the template?

We are creating a book, each page We have a template that was created of a WIKI page using SharePoint 2013... I would like to 'save as' the page and rename it (over and over with about 20 different ...
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SP13: Outlook Calendar Events to SP Calendar

I know there's a way of doing this in SP10. I have created a calendar in sharepoint to replace a outlook calendar. In stead having to enter all the entries manually into the sharepoint calendar. ...
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Sharepoint Active directory permissions

I have a functioning Mysite with all user accounts added. I imported the accounts from active directory when I first constructed SharePoint. I have recently made changes in active directory to users ...
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User Profile Synchronization in SharePoint 2013

This can be found under central admin->App mgmt->Manage service apps->User profile service app. Our requirement is to sync the AD user data into SharePoint user profiles. And this should be scheduled ...
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How to make my sharepoint web application accesible with a public ip address

We just got a public IP address for our SharePoint 2013 Server, I need guidance on configuration, so that our SharePoint web applications can be accessed from outside our network by simply typing the ...
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Excel and PowerPoint to talk via SharePoint Libraries

We are looking into a way for an Excel file and PowerPoint file to exchange data. I'm thinking Excel Web Services, OpenXML, SharePoint Office Apps and/or maybe CSOM. Requirement is coming up to: ...
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Is it possible to edit the attachment form so that enterprise keywords are applied to each uploaded file?

I have a list that has some items with categories. When I create or edit an item in a category, I am able to apply enterprise keywords to the item. However, I then attach individual documents to this ...
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Deploy wsp without logging to SP server

Can i deploy a wsp using powershell batch file without logging to the sp server ?
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The issuer of the token is not a trusted issuer Sharepoint Provider Hosted App

I created an app by using the following tutorial: http://www.luisevalencia.com/2014/07/23/prepare-environments-sharepoint-provider-hosted-apps/ The app works perfectly if there are no sharepoint ...
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Sync users from a security group?

How do I sync users profiles from a specific security group?
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Calling API in hybrid SharePoint scenario

For a client I'm facing a challenge. We've got a hybrid SharePoint 2013 environment in which: Office 365 will contains the new yet to be built 'collaboration rooms' where people will collaborate on ...
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Identify if a Library item is a folder or not in CSOM

I have Library on which I have created a ribbon button. On click of the button I am trying to identify if the selected item is a folder or a file. below if the code snippet that I am using: var ...
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Extend people search with custom contacts list

I'm trying to extend the default people search (that crawls the user profiles) with contacts I've put in a custom SharePoint list (a kind of external contacts list). My goal is that when people ...
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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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Set New Page Default Settings to “Inherit default page layout from parent site” in sharepoint 2013 using powershell script

I want to set New Page Default Settings to "Inherit default page layout from parent site" in sharepoint 2013 subsites using powershell script. I have tried with publishing-web ...
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Adding Apps on SharePoint 2013 on-premise Server required Microsoft login

Hello fellow developers, I've installed SharePoint 2013 on a on-premise farm and configured App on it successfully many times. However, every single I try to add an add it redirect me to the ...
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Assigning access to subfolder in Document Library

We are trying to configure same schema on our new SharePoint Foundation 2013 that we used on SharePoint Foundation 2010. We have a document library with folder structure like this: | - 100_FIRST | ...
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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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How to change 'Modified By' column value when a new file is uploaded in SharePoint 2013 using Client Object Model?

I want to change 'Modified By' column value of a file that is being uploaded using Client Object Model in SharePoint 2013. The problem is that the version of the file is changing. Kindly help me. The ...
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Retaining workflow history for auditing purposes

I am in the process of upgrading our SharePoint environment from 2010 to 2013. As you may know SharePoint only keeps workflow associations around for a period of 60 days, after which they're deleted. ...
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Sharepoint list browsable through windows explorer in a computer but not in another computer

I have a sharepoint (2013) list where I have the permissions (designer). I can browse the sharepoint directory from my computer such as (\comp_name\directory\list) through windows explorer. I cannot ...
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How to automatically sign in user from HttpModule

If a request to a certain site collection comes in from an anonymous user, I want to do a sign in as a specific user. For this I would like to use a HTTP module. So basically I want to do something ...
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Return CurrentItem from context.Templates.Item JSLink

Any ideas on how to return from the Custom Item method when using JSLink (as if it was never called)? I want to do a check in this method and hide the row if the condition fails. I know I can do a ...
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How can I get rid of the columns header when the style 'Boxed' was selected?

I created a new list view with style = 'Boxed' in SP2013. The problem is that this view is showing the columns header in the top when there's no need to do it. So, how can I remove or hide it? I tried ...
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Search Results Web part - Language drop down removal

In the search results web part in a SharePoint 2013 SP1 on-premises environment, since the SP1 update we've noticed the 'Show Language Dropdown' has been enabled. Now I can manually tweak this ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Find list elements

We recently migrated our SharePoint installation from a testing/demo setup to our production server, and after much cursing and head scratching we more or less got it work like it used to on the ...
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Enterprise wiki security based on the wiki column

I have an Enterprise wiki library inside my SharePoint 2013, currently I added 5 wiki libraries, where I am assigning permissions per wiki library such as how can (read, edit, approve, etc) wiki pages ...
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App Pool created with Powershell name appears as GUID in IIS

I just installed SP 2013 in a test environment. I created an app pool to be used by the service applications using the Powershell command below: New_SPServiceApplicationPool -Name "Default ...
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Add “Additional Column Settings” to Site Collumn with Visual Studio for SharePoint 2013

Can I restrict a Site-Collumn with the common "Additional Column Settings" which we see in the Browser when I create the Collumn in a Feature in Microsoft Visual Studio? (I would like to create a ...
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how can we use a document template for a library?

We are having a requirement in which we need to assign a word template to a document library. I know that we can assign doc file to be template of the document library. But that brings up a new blank ...
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SP2013 Default IE Compatibility Mode

We're working on using some custom CSS in a Script Editor in our SharePoint 2013 environment and we discovered that the box-shadow which we are using does not display in IE9. In looking into this it ...
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SP 2013 - WebApp is unstable with Office files, cannot open them

I have one SP2013 server, and several web applications, let's say webapp1, webapp2. On the first one, everything's ok. I'm able to open office files, edit them etc. But on the second one, some day, ...
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Can not login to sharepoint 2013 central administration . TTP Error 503. The service is unavailable

I have downloaded a trail version of SharePoint 2013 , and i configured it and it used to work fine. but after that i was evolved with other projects. and yesterday i tried to access the SharePoint ...
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Creating custom Master Page causes Lists to appear merged with it

Using Design Manager I converted a HTML file into a master page. (This was a simple logo with drop down menus). I then set it to be the default master page for one of my sub sites. The idea is when I ...
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Cannot import spreadsheet

When I try to import a spreassheet and clicked import after typed the Title, It says Your browser should support ActiveX for the import operation. I couldn't understand what here written. ...
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How can I add a site title refiner?

We have hundreds of subsites, one for each project. Inside each subsite, different document libraries and content types. Sometimes when searching, we get matches from different subsites. How can I ...
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Check if I have an alert set - client sided

How can I check if I have an alert set on a listitem from client-side?
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SharePoint 2013 and javascript

What is meaning of OnDemand scripts and what is not-on-demand scripts? In SharePoint 2013, when do we use SP.SOD.executeFunc and when to use ExecuteOrDelayUntilScriptLoaded ? What is best practice?
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How to configure Workflow Manager 1.0 for FBA User

I want to configure Workflow Manager 1.0 for FBA user in SharePoint 2013. Please let tell me how to configure it. I tried to configured it, and also user are shown in user profile service. But when I ...