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Add Rich text column to the Blog Post comment (SharePoint 2013)

I am trying to customize the Blog post comments in SharePoint 2013 by adding a new custom column using RichText (called RTBody) and hiding the old one called Body in several pages, such as Post.aspx ...
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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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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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RSS feed - from a blog

I have multiple blogs within my SharePoint site. These blogs I wish to generate more views, with help from RSS on my SharePoint home page. How do I set up the feed containing the blog on my homepage? ...
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Can't leave comment on BLOG post

On our system, users are unable to leave comments on BLOGs. Even the creator of the blog post can't leave comments. There is no "Add a Comment" box underneath the blog post at all. Has anyone ever ...
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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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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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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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Getting blogs from mysite

I want to retrieve blogs from mysite but I don't know how to do it. I have this code which gives me url of mysite but how to retrieve blogs? var profileManager = new ...
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How to put in Sharepoint Blog template table

I prepered a template, and put it on the blog.xsl, but when I tried it edit or add new post it give me clear form. How could I pot a html to edit add form of blog post ? I can't edit blog by infopath: ...
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How to use SP13 Search to show the most read blog posts during last 7 days?

We have 2 blogs, on different sites, on our intranet. On the homepage, we use a content by Content Search Web Part because we'd like to show a top 5 list of the most read/viewed posts (from either of ...
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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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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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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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Get Blog Posts By Category (Filter blog post by PostCategoryId)

I Am trying to get filter blog post by category but get an error I suspect its because I am not using the PostCategoryId internal name? but i dont know how to find what this internal name is ...
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Audit Logging: Post ID

I've activated the audit options with "opening or downloading documents, viewing items in lists, or viewing item properties" being ticked. However, whilst the following shows, it doesn't provide me ...
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Event Receiver attached to a blog post list is not fired

I've created an event receiver for a blog post. Unfortunately it's not fired. What I've noticed is: ItemAdded is not executed ItemAdded is executed for a custom list but not for my post list. My ...
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SharePoint 2010 upgraded to 2013 blog category not work

After checking all answers about SharePoint 2013 blog problems& I found that My problem is new. it is about 1 month that we upgraded from SharePoint 2010 to 2013. The problem is that when we click ...
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Regarding Blog-subsite in Office 365 Public Facing site

It would be great if any one help/suggest . Regarding public facing site in O-365 . Can we create a Blog-site in O-365 and can we provide it anonymous access . Thank You..!!
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How to change the Comments view/sorting in blog site?

We have a news site based on the SharePoint Server 2013 Blog site. Does anyone know if it is possible to change the default sorting order of the Comments web part: by default it sorts comments by "old ...
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SharePoint 2010 - Reset Default Blog Post Web Parts (Comments)

I have setup several blog sites in SharePoint 2010, but all site owners did not want the comments functionality visible. So I removed the web part that was there by default for a post. Now a couple ...
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SharePoint 2013 and Online: Customized blog post display

I'm trying to customise the display of a blog post item (individual post) to add a "feature image" to the top of the post, and to change the Author to a custom People picker field. From my ...
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SharePoint Blog Mention Capability

I created a sharepoint blog site, but am not allowed to "tag" or "mention" people with the "@" symbol (ex: @JohnDoe) to alert them. I am allowed to do this within the community site, but cannot tell ...
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Powershell to Find out who is following a SharePoint 2010 blog

Is there a PowerShell script to determine who is following a SharePoint 2010 blog? If not with PowerShell, is there another way? I tried to use the below article and it got me close but I need to ...
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Add blog entry and assign tasks in one location

I have set up a blog with custom fields. Basically we would like to populate both the blog and assign associated tasks in one location. Another way to say it is we want to add data to two lists from ...
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Filter Blog Posts with text filter

I am trying to provide users with a free-form text field which they can use to filter blog posts. I believe the categories web-part is provided OOTB as a way to filter posts, but this does not really ...
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count number of blog posts in sharepoint online

I have a requirement where i need to count the number of blog posts in mysite of a user. so when he logs-in , he will be able to see his blog counters in a webpart. Please help
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Sharepoint Designer 2013 for Mac? Alternative?

I created a Sharepoint site when I used Windows 7. Now I use Mac OS X. Is there a program in existence that can edit Sharepoint sites (specifically a blog site)? All comments greatly appreciated.
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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 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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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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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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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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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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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 ...