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Continuous Build & Integration for SharePoint 2013

I have a SharePoint 2013 Multi Tenant On-Premise Farm. We have some custom WSPs for various modules, which contain Site Columns, Content Types, Lists and Event Receivers. I was wondering if there is a ...
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Web Application scoped features not visible in Central Admin after installing solution with WebApplication scoped resources

In an effort to use WebConfigModifications less, I am trying to move some binding redirects and safe control entries into the solution manifest. The DeploymentTarget of the assembies is ...
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When do we need an IISreset after deployment?

Is there any good articles out there to explain when we need to do an IISreset after deployment? We are using SharePoint as an internet facing site, and try to not do an IISreset if it is not ...
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Active Deployment Configuration: No Activation Skipping deployment step because a pre-deployment command is not specified

When I deploy my SharePoint solution I get Active Deployment Configuration: No Activation Skipping deployment step because a pre-deployment command is not specified. in my output window and ...
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Desktop application needs to support all versions of SharePoint and SPO

I am connecting to the different SharePoint environments using the CSOM. Whats the best way to deploy the available DLLs to support all SharePoint environments? Do I need to dynamically instantiate ...
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“The system cannot find the file specified” message while deploying new feature

I'm trying to deploy a new feature on sharepoint 2010 with scope web. The deploy seems to run successfully, but the feature is not prensent in feature manager. While visual Studio deploys the ...
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Retraction and deployment tasks are not executed Sharepoint 2010 after SP1

I am unable to redeploy solution to my sharepoint 2010 site. When I try to retract solution, the task is registered in scheduled que but not executed (sharepoint timer and admin services are running, ...
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Can't Activate Solution from Site Settings in SharePoint foundation 2010

I'm currently tasked with developing a branding solution for SharePoint Foundation sites. I've created a WSP file which can be deployed through my local machine through Visual Studios, but when I ...
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Issue with deploying webpart in sharepoint 2010

We've created 2 webparts under a single visual studio solution as a farm environment. But after creating the WSP and trying to deploy it to our UAT, we are getting the following error This ...
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SharePoint Custom Module Development and Deployment

We're working on custom module (Information Management System) for SharePoint. The project file of this module is a Class Library which contains User Controls. The User Controls was based upon Smart ...
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Configure SharePoint 2013 for Apps Development - Configuration Error

I'm trying to create an environment for apps development and i'm running in some issues. I've done anything from a tutorial and my apps can't start.(Here you got the link) My apps(simple "hello ...
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Why CustomRibbonButton for List not displaying in RibbonBar?

I have added 1 Element File for CustomRibbon Button. And added 1 Feature to deploy this RibbonButton. When I deploy this, it deploys and Feature is Activated but not displaying the Button in ...
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Deploying columns with content types in Visual Studio 2010

I've written a feature that deploys new columns along with a content type containing the columns. The feature is Site scoped and written in Visual Studio 2010 to deploy to SharePoint 2010. When the ...
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Turn off auto activation when deploying SharePoint 2010 feature

I am building a SharePoint 2010 solution in Visual Studio 2012. When I deploy the solution, the features are automatically being activated. How do I disable this? Other answers have mentioned the ...
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Update long running workflow in SP 2013

I have a question concerning how to manage installation of new versions of workflow features, in case when there are already running instances. It seems on my development machine that after installing ...
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Microsoft.SharePoint.WorkflowServices System.FormatException: RestrictAssociationToId

When trying to run provider-hosted add-in containing workflow in Visual Studio output window I get this error: Microsoft.SharePoint.WorkflowServices System.FormatException: ...
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How to create web setup for share point project

assembly manually deploy with gacutil.exe is very tricky and sometimes not work ,so is this any way to create web setup and directy installed in client PC ?
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Will the User Information List data remain after deployment to production?

We have a deployment process that updates our production server. It does not create a site collection so that the existing live site collection and content does not get overwritten. Does this include ...
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SharePoint 2013: Programatically Installing AND Activating sandbox solutions using CSOM

I have tested this successfully, but wanted to check if anyone else has run into issues with this approach? The following object SP.Publishing.DesignPackage allows you to .install() and .apply() ...
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Restoring a Team site collection inside another environment will display an empty white page

I have developed a team site inside my development machine, which contains the following :- 5 overlayed calendar Apps. One announcement APP One document management APP Script editor web part Content ...
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SharePoint solutions comparison

I just took over a SharePoint project from a 3rd party company. It's on live for a while and I will be adding new features to the project from now on. There are 3 identical SharePoint farms for DEV / ...
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SharePoint App Upgrade Error

I am running a SharePoint App which I want to upgrade to a newer Version, which adds a Field to a Content Type. After like 20 minutes its resulting in an Error: (There was a problem accessing the ...
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Error occurred in deployment step 'Recycle IIS Application Pool'

I am trying to build a webpart project and I am trying to deploy the same into my Sharepoint dev site which I created using the Sharepoint Central Admin. But the issue which I am facing while ...
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How to use Site URL property available in Visual Studio during WSP deployment using PowerShell?

I have an application page based solution in Visual Studio 2013. The Web application has a site collection, under which we are doing the deployments during development from Visual studio by setting ...
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Interface Error in Deployment Step

I've got an error with installing my Apps for SharePoint 2013 using Visual Studio Professional 2013. Maybe someone else has encounterd this issue before, when installing an application for SharePoint ...
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Deploy Sharepoint Online Intranet app

I have developed an intranet application in SharePoint Online. Now I want to deploy to a customer site where they will have their own SharePoint online account. How will I deploy it into my ...
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Multiple solutions using shared DLLs can cause havoc when individual solutions are retracted

Problem: Multiple solutions using shared dll's can cause havoc when individual solutions are retracted. Example: You have a web part helper dll used by all your web part code. If you retract a ...
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how i can configure my sharepoint web application to only be accessable from https

I'm working on a SharePoint 2013 web application. Currently the web application can be accessed using http only and if I try to access it using https I will get "Page not found" error". Our customer ...
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Deploy List Workflow in Production Environment

I created list workflow using SharePoint Designer. How to deploy my list workflow in Production environment?
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Cannot deploy solution with feature receiver

I have a weird problem. I have a Sharepoint 2013 solution with two features, one of which has a feature receiver with some code in it. If I deploy this solution either through SPSD or Visual Studio ...
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Set 2013 High Trust App StartUrl at deployment time

Is it possible to set the start url of a High Trust App at deployment time? From what I can tell it looks like this the url from app manifest gets hard coded into a binary .app file at compile time. ...
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o365 SharePoint Online NAPA apps - deployment and Permissions

I have multiple Dev Sites on my o365 SharePoint Online Tenant. How do you instruct NAPA on where to deploy the app? Seems almost random. Possible to copy a NAPA deployed app between Site collections ...
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Cannot add the specified assembly “Microsoft.Practices.ServiceLocation.dll”

For a while now, me and my team having been having an issue where when we try and deploy a project we very frequently end up with the error Error occurred in deployment step 'Add Solution': ...
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How to add and use external assemblies in solutions?

I need to use DocumentFormat.OpenXml.dll in my code. In the solution package, I included this external dll in the Additional Assemblies. It looks like this: I also need to reference it, so that I ...
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Unable to add calculated field in schema

I just want to display data from another column. So i write following field declaration: <Field ID = "{254BCC65-92DC-4c1b-90CC-8E11E4831CD1}" Name="NewName" StaticName="NewName" ...
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SharePoint App (add-in) Office Store license check…what to do if multiple licenses?

The MSDN docs say "if multiple licenses are purchased for the same app by using different Microsoft accounts, the licenses are returned in the following order of priority: Paid, Free, Unexpired Trial, ...
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Custom site columns created & deployed using visual studio did not appear inside my site collection [duplicate]

I have followed the same steps mentioned inside this MSDN article for creating site columns using visual studio https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ee231593.aspx . now inside my visual studio i ...
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Deploy list workflow on Client production server (using browser)

I have created a list item workflow using SharePoint 2010 Workflow platform. Now I am trying to deploy my workflow in our clients production environment using browser. Is it Possible using browser? ...
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Deployment time at Visual Studio's output window

I am deploying webpart solution or another wsp project from Visual Studio and i need to see finishing time. Are there any way to see the time when deploy finished or any error occured for interrupt ...
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How can I deploy wsps to SharePoint without downtime?

I have created a powershell script for deploying wsps to the SharePoint Farm. The script also uses psremoting to login remotely to the servers (WFE and Application servers) to recycle the application ...
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how can a user login to two totally separate sharepoints and have both open simultaneously

how can a user login to two totally separate sharepoints and have both open simultaneously? My end users have more than one sharepoint app that they want to have open at a single time, like they do ...
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Local App Deployment fails because of an invalid Service Identity

After debugging an provider-hosted App of mine on Office 365, I am now trying to debug it on a local SharePoint Farm. I created a new development site collection just for that and configured ...
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Explain it to me: SharePoint deployment scope, solution and features

There are different levels of scope for deployment, but I have not been able to find a definitive explaination of when each applies and what the restrictions are that require loosening (or tightening) ...
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Error occurred in deployment step 'Recycle IIS Application Pool': Invalid namespace

I am trying to test developing for SharePoint 2010 on a Windows 7 machine. I created a new empty SharePoint project, added a web part and deployed, which worked fine. When I try to run or deploy a ...
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how to maintain workflow task list data when retracting or removing workflow association

whenever i try to remove workflow association or retract workflow solution (.wsp) all associated task list data also gets deleted. i want to prevent this behavior as task list data is important for ...
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Problem with SP2013 solution scope: WebApplication vs GAC

I have a SP2013 solution that contains a custom WCF service, custom Timer Job and a Feature Event Reciever. Because of these the solution Assembly Deploying Target is set to GlobalAssemblyCache. The ...
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BDC Deployment to Foundation

I was able to successfully develop and test a BDC model developed in visual studio 2010. It was developed on a server using SharePoint Server 2010. I tried deploying the solution to our SharePoint ...
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Tool to clean up the WSP Solution Deployment

I have a bunch of wsp files that already exist on the server. Are there any tools that will generate me the necessary scripts so that all the features that reside inside the WSP will be deactiveted ...
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Do I need to care OOB approval workflow's (global reusable workflow) publisher?

We are using SharePoint 2013 on-premise. On one of site collection, I login as test.com\admin and created a workflow using OOB Approval Workflow. It works fine on the test environment. We are going ...
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Remove duplicated custom action from welcome menu box

I have created a custom action in welcome menu box like this: <CustomAction Id ="CustomMenu_UserSettings" GroupId="PersonalActions" ...