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Blog Permission requires 'Manage List' level just to edit a post

SharePoint 2013 Basically I feel their is a bug in that a user that has contribute permissions can not edit a blog post because the "edit" menu option does not show. In order to give them access to ...
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get answers for a blog post using csom

I am trying to find out how to get answers for a blog post in a community site using javascript or csom. I made a search on the Internet unfortunately didn't find anything.
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No way to restore a Post.aspx blog view?

A bug in SharePoint 2013 which breaks the Posts.aspx page. Reproduce: 1) Click on the title of any blog post to open up the Post.aspx?ID=N view. 2) Place the page in edit mode and then place the ...
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Bug in BLOG Post.aspx?

I think this is a bug and it appears to only be in the Post.aspx view. To summarize, when the exact same web part is added to the POST.aspx page as well as the /Forms/AllItems.aspx page, it crashes on ...
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SharePoint 2013 Popularity Trends and Most Popular Missing for List

According to Technet I should be able to view Popularity Trends for Lists: 3.Select the item that you want to view the Popularity Trends report for, and then do one of the following: For a ...
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Preventing Duplicate Categories For A SharePoint 2010 Blog

Background info: I currently work with two blogs in SharePoint 2010. For both blogs, we do a bit of ghost blogging (writing on behalf of executives, etc.), which is accomplished by clicking “Compose a ...
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Blog Post Read More

I'm using SharePoint 2013. In our blog post we often use a lot of images and text so the current layout just doesn't work. I'm looking for a way to display a link to a read more page.
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Blog Post view disapper when Modified View to remove comments SP13

On my blog site on Post.aspx I edited the page, to modify the view so that we can remove the comments and likes from the posts. I saved my changes and the Post web part is no longer producing the post ...
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Error Uploading Images from SharePoint Image Library into a Blog Page

I was wondering if anyone experienced the same issue. I have a Blog page that allows users to successfully 'create new posts'...etc. There are three choices to add images to the blog. The user can ...
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Blog display shows list rather than Inline/Box/Basic layout

I've moved my blogs from SP2010 to SP2013, and the original Posts Web Part doesn't render correctly, it shows the error Unable to display this Web Part. To troubleshoot the problem, open this Web ...
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Blog Read More Link and Summary of Body

I created a blog that uses the standard sharepoint 2010 blog site template. However as it currently stands the default.aspx page shows the entire blog article. I would like it to only show the first x ...
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Programmatically like a blog post

I've created a custom web part that includes a button to like a blog post and I'm trying to figure out how to implement it programmatically. I think I'm close but my GetAllLikers(postID) function ...
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Public Blog in O365, how can visitors leave response?

Let's say you have a Blog site hosted in Office 365 and you write a blogpost. Users in SharePoint can comment and leave a likes, Use Hashtags and mentions. If we make the blog public so everyone can ...
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Hash Tagging and Mentions in a Blog Post/Comment

I have a SharePoint Blog site configured and used in my company. I want to increase engagement on that blog by using social features like Hash Tagging and mentions. Is there any way that I could do ...
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Add subcategories in Sharepoint blog categories

How to add subcategories to categories in SharePoint 2010 blog? And can we display it in drop down list on homepage so that the user can navigate from there?
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Only show first preview of posts on blog site homepage

We have a SharePoint blog site, with the default Posts view on the home page. Some of the posts are quite long, and take up all of the page, removing any value in having a list of posts on the ...
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Who can see an internal/private blog?

My company is looking to start an internal company blog that only our employees have access to. We are looking at Sharepoint and other options to do this, (one of which is WordPress). Not everyone in ...
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Where does the redirect from ViewPost.aspx to Post.aspx happen?

When a user wants to open a blog post, he clicks on a link like: http://mysitehost/my/[USERNAME]/Blog/Lists/Posts/ViewPost.aspx?ID=2 SharePoint now redirects the user to http://mysitehost/my/[...
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Show part of body text of a blog post in publishing site

I have a publishing site, under it there is a blog sub-site. I'm showing the posts from the blog site on the publishing site using a Content Query web part. But I'm only able to show the the titles of ...
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Tell if a user has liked a blog post

How does SharePoint keep track of if a user has liked a blog post or not? I'm thinking it must be a property either on the post or on the user. Does anyone know how to programmatically find this ...
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Find the blog post associated with a comment programmatically

I'm working on a custom webpart that can search through all comments made on a blog subsite and return the posts that are associated with those comments (not the comments themselves) and match the ...
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Display Related Blog Posts web part based on the category of current post

When reading a blog post in SharePoint, I'd like to be able to display a list of other posts that are related based on the category of the existing post. I thought I could just add the post list web ...
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2010-Date.aspx modification

I'm trying to adjust some of the xsl code for articles that appear under the archives area on a 2010 blog we've created. I have a new column that will display an alternate "author" but I cannot seem ...
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people who have liked Blog post

I have created my blog in SharePoint. I want to know if there is a way to view who has liked the post. Amey.
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Add tags to a blog post in SharePoint 2013

I was shocked to discover that the built in "Create a post" screen in a blog subsite allows for the post to be associated with a category but has no tag functionality. Is there an easy way to add ...
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Personal Blog not sending notifications on comments from users?

I'm using SharePoint 2013 and I'm talking about the regular "Blog" each user can have on his/her MySite if activated. When commenting is enabled and other users comment on blog posts, the author does ...
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Possible to restrict format/layout/fonts of Wikis & blogs?

Is there a way that I can restrict the text formatting(font etc)/layout on the Sharepoint blog/Wiki sites? Or doesSharepoint have any options to control the HTML that is being generated when users ...
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Approval Status is different given user's permissions. Visitors can see non-approved items

The approval status for blog post items is different given user's permission on a blog site. I had the Draft Item Security setting set to "Only users who can approve items (and the author of the item)"...
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How do I disable Blogs in mysites

I have a SharePoint Online instance and want to disable blogs for my users. I can't seem to find a setting for this anywhere in SharePoint Online. Any guidance on this would help. If it is not ...
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How do i restore initial blog view if i accidentally deleted it?

I have a created a blog sub site in SP, which have a posts list with preview of each post as shown below (got the image from other site): Initial Blog View However due to my butter fingers, i have ...
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SP2013: “Blog Posts” web part gives error for some blogs

I have 23 blog sites that I've migrated from SP2010. Content wise things appears to be OK, except that the SP2010 Posts web part wouldn't render. I've just finished going through all 23 blogs ...
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Is there any trick to make a Blog Site available in more than 1 language

I tried to add a language on a Blog Site Template and the following error occurs: This site is based on a site template that does not support alternate languages Now is there any chance to ...
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unable to see Number of comments in SP2010 Blog

i am not sure if anyone has ran into a problem like this before, on our Blog Page the number of comments are missing, although the link "Comment(s)" is visible but without the count of comments on the ...
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New Blog Post added email Alerts Log

We have created alerts on our Blogs and want to ensure that all users are getting the email alerts. Are there any logs for these email alerts?
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How to publish blog posts on behalf of another user in SharePoint 2010?

I have blog for our management team. Assistants will be posting instead of the managers. I have created a column called "Author" which is "people/group" lookup field for the assistants to add a person ...
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Weekly newsletter alert on Blog library shows pending entries

We have setup an alert on our internal blog that sends an email once a week with all the new blog posts, as follows: The problem is that it sends both Approved and Pending blog posts. Is there a ...
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How to add blog categories in drop-down menu of global navigation?

I am working on a corporate SharePoint site for my company that is made up of several blogs. I have the Global navigation set up to show each blog. I am trying to add blog categories in the drop-down ...
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Sharepoint 2010: Approve Blogpost with REST

Is there a way to automatically approve Blogposts I created with a .Net Webrequest/REST? I can currently add posts to the Blogs list just fine, but I can't get them to be approved/be published ...
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Follow a post in SharePoint 2007 blog

Is there any OOTB way to follow a post in SharePoint 2007 blog? I mean maybe get an email each time the post is commented or changed? Thanks Eliya Amanoeel
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Sharepoint 2010 posting to a blog via email body of the post epmty

I am trying to post to a SharePoint blog via email. It is working partially. I am able to send an email to the Blog but it only posts title of the post and body of the post is empty. Is there special ...
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SharePoint Wiki Versus SharePoint Blog for building a knowledge base library for our company

I am new to SharePoint and after reading about the available features inside SharePoint 2013 I have decided to either:- Build a Wiki Site using the Wiki Page Library OR to use the Collaboration -> ...
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Reset SharePoint blog homepage [duplicate]

I tried to change the filter applied to the blog posts displayed on the home page. I created a new view and applied it to the "posts" web part on the home page, and now it just displayed all the blog ...
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Deleting a blog post leaves related .png files in Photos list

I used the blog template when creating a new subsite within mysites and in the process an associated list called Photos got created. While this has worked well, I've noticed that when I delete a blog ...
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How would I go about branding a blog subsite with publishing enabled in sp2010?

I am trying to add a blogging subsite to an already existing site collection. However, the site is heavily branded and I'm trying to figure out how to apply branding to the blog. Sharepoint 2010.
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How to allow sharepoint users to comment on blogs as anonymous?

I have blog create for my staff in sharepoint. The staff are all users. But when they comment on some posts, they want to comment as anonymous. Is there a way for it without an external solutions?
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Any way to bypass redirect from old blog to new location

In using Google and Bing to seek topics related to Sharepoint 2010, I get lots of hits to a blog called GetThePoint at http://sharepoint.microsoft.com/blogs/GetThePoint/Lists/ Recently, I notice that ...
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Is there a way to add web parts to an individual Blog post?

WSS 3.0, standard included Blog template. End user site admin only, no access to server farm etc. What I need to be able to do is add a unique instance of a content editor web part to each blog post. ...
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Searching blogposts returns 404

I've got a blog on a intranet site, based on the blog template. Whenever I search for a particular post, it returns the correct post, but not the correct url. The link returned from search: http://...
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'Like' button on Intranet Blog - SP2007

does anyone know if a webpart exists for adding a 'like' button on a Sharepoint Blog post? the button will not link to facebook (applet) it is solely for an Intranet site. the counter for the 'likes'...
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Featured post on Sharepoint main page

Is there a way to feature a blog post on the main page of a SharePoint 2010 blog site by keeping it above the most recent post? I know you can create a sticky post for the manage post section, but I ...