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Block/Don't allow comments for specific blogs in SharePoint 2013 (on-premise)

Our CEO has setup a blog and would like to block/don't allow users to comments on certain blogs. In other blogs, he would like user to make comments. Can this be done out of the box? If not, what ...
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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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Hide column on newpost.aspx

Trying to hide the "Published" column on the newpost.aspx form. It's part of the content type and blog template configuration so it can't be hidden (already tried that). Using: <script ...
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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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View Tagged Keywords in Blog Post

I am trying to configure a Blog site for end users and I have already added the Enterprise keyword column to the list. However, I have noticed that I am unable to view any of the tags I inserted while ...
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Blog post index page - show excerpts only

what would be the best way to only show excerpts (say first 200 words) of the posts on the blog's index page in SP2007? Even better, could we add a field to the blog post to add a custom teaser? ...
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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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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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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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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 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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Setting up alert for comments based on categories in a Sharepoint Blog

I have set up a blog on my sharepoint site and need users to be able to subscribe to the blog using the "Alert Me" option. I need each user to be able to subsribe to a certain cateogory so they only ...
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Create Custom font size and font body in sharepoint

I want to create custom Font Size like 14,15,16 and also Font Body like "Arial"can any one suggest me how to add in the top ribbon location as shown on the image.
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I can not open my blog

I am using SharePoint 2010 and I created a new blog. I already have several posts added. I was able to open each of the post but now when I try to open a specific post, I am directed to the Comments ...
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Export and Import Posts and Comments list for new site issue

I export and import the Posts list and also comments list in SharePoint 2013 to another site,imported successfully. When I am clicking on each post I am unable to see the comments. How can I get the ...
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Modifying Boxed View for Blog Posts

I'm trying to maintain the same Boxed view appearance on the blog site, but rather than keeping the 'Created By' column I would like to replace it with a 'Reviewed By' column. Is there an easy way to ...
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How to add styles to RichHtmlField when master pages cannot be edited?

I have a problem. I have SharePoint Designer 2013 I want to add a style in the ribbon: Many posts suggest to edit master pages, but in my case this is not possible as my Sharepoint web site has ...
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SharePoint 2010 Blog - My Posts View with Summary type formatting

I am trying to create a view with just My Posts and have it look just like the summary view (the same defailt formatting as it is on the blog's home page). Whenever I create a view for just My Posts, ...
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Masterpage Feature Stapling not applied to Blog (SharePoint 2013)

I've created a feature staple for my sites to apply a particular master page. It appears to work for all the subsites/pages in /personal/[userid]/ except for the blog. Any ideas?
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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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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 ...
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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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'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 ...
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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 ...
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How to tag people in SharePoint Blog site

For now we are using "out of the box" feature, we go to persons profile site, copy his url and create simple link. I would like to accomplish next: When writing a Blog post I would like to have ...
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Invalid umlaute character on the post

In our SP2010 environment, have created a blog site and added the category "Schröter". When I try to open the posts under the category "Schröter", it displays properly however the title of category ...
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Summary list on Blog page in SharePoint 2010

Is there an easy way to edit the Summary list???
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If I email a post containing images to a SharePoint 2010 blog, the images get stripped. This didn't happen in 2007. Anyone got a fix/workaround?

We have a requirement to forward on certain emails coming into the company so that our sales guys all see it. To save us hitting all their mailboxes with it, we email enabled the posts list in a ...
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Blog pages reverting changes

I customized default.aspx, post.aspx, and category.aspx via SharePoint Designer by adding some XSLT List View webparts in the left navigation area (above 'Categories' and 'Archive'). Randomly, ...
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show blog tools to only owners

I have SharePoint blog site where one group has contribute type of access. I don't want to show "Blog Tools" webpart to contributes.I just want to show to site owners. Any idea how to achieve this?
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Set Unique Permissions to blog default and post page

I have SharePoint Blog. Basically I want to set Unique Permissions to defalut.aspx and post.aspx pages. How to set unique permissions for SharePoint Blog default page or post pages?
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Sharepoint Blog Notifications (workflow)

I'd like to create a workflow that generates an email notification whenever a blog post with a certain category is created. I originally planned to simply use the notification system in Sharepoint but ...
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Sharepoint Blog missing post when clicked on

Using Sharepoint 2010 I have a site that is setup as a Blog. Users are required to submit to the blog once a day with an update of what has happened in their department. They must create one post per ...
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Posting blog images from MS Word do not make it to server

User is attempting to create SharePointblog posts via the blog post feature of MS word, but has recently been experiencing issues with images not being uploaded to the server. The issue is isolated to ...
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Mysite Blog and Picture Problems with Feature Stapling

I have mysites active in my SharePoint 2013 environment and I have branding applied via feature stapling however I'm running into two problems, the first one is that when you click on "blog" it throws ...
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Comments in SP2013 getting issue in Next Page?

I am in SP2013,in the home page of the blog having posts,for every posts having comments, in the first page of comments will show up to 10, when I'm clicking on the next it was throwing error like ...
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Add checkbox to blog comments web part

is it possible to add a checkbox to the default comment box for a blog in SharePoint 2013? I need to be able to add a checkbox to the default comments box attached to a SharePoint 2013 blog post, so ...
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SharePoint Blog Post Sort by #Comments and pagination

I'm using SP2010 and recently created a Blog Site for the users. Users have created a few posts (around 50 posts or so) and also have posted comments for some of the items. When I go to the "Posts" ...
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Software for blogging / company news

Looking for an experts point of view. My company uses SharePoint for just about everything internal. We would like to integrate our company news/blog with our existing SharePoint architecture. I'm ...
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How to add Achievment to blog on Sharepoint 2013

How we could add achievment to a blog in Sharepoint 2013 ? How modyfy the view to add achievment?
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Sorting categories in sharepoint 2010 blog template

I would like to sort the categories in the left-hand Blog Navigator categories web part for a Sharepoint 2010 blog. I know that I can change/create a view in the categories list and sort from there. ...
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SharePoint 2010 to 2013 Upgrade Blog Category Link Issues

The Problem: We upgraded from SharePoint 2010 to 2013 and it went very well overall. One issue that I've found is that if I open the blog subsite and select a category, it correctly returns all the ...
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Has anyone ever created a DVWP of the Posts list in a blog and tried to display it on another site?

I have done this countless times in SharePoint 2010, and it has worked fine. But I recently tried to accomplish the same thing in SharePoint 2013 and I am getting the pesky, "List does not exist" ...
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SharePoint Online - get a post description

I'm working with SharePoint online and I need to get post description or custom field of the post in the post.aspx layout. I have found controls - ProjectProperty, ListProperty, ListItemProperty and ...
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SharePoint 2013 Blog Post

I've been working on Blog Posts in SP 2013. Everything is working fine with the exception that the post view doesn't display (Post) web part body content, on items other than Approved status. I have ...
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Incorrrect Date Format on Blog Posts

I have a SharePoint 2013 On-Premises farm, and the regional settings are set to 'Ireland' (for which date format is dd/mm/yyyy). If I create a Blog Post in my personal site on 6th Jan 2014, it shows ...
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Open Comments in modal

By default, when a user clicks on the comment link ("1 Comment") it links to the post's ID page for comments. I want this to instead open as a modal.
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Change the table display of list items

I am trying to change the OOTB display of list items to this Which is the way the blog posts are displayed in Summary View; However the Summary View look cannot be applied to a custom view. ...
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Blog Double Spacing

I have been having an issue where all of my blog posts use double spacing during code snippets. I know this has something to do with the font however when I'm writing the post with the blogging app it ...
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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 ...