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Advantage of Office UI Fabric [on hold]

I want to implement Office UI Fabric in my SharePoint project. I just want to know what are the advantages and disadvantages of Office UI Fabric over bootstrap?
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SharePoint List with large number of columns goes off the screen in Oslo Theme

My SharePoint site uses Oslo theme. I have a SharePoint List with large number of columns. Whenever this List is opened, there is alot of blank space on the left side of the page. Here's screenshot-...
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Set the width of the homepage, such that viewing in any mode doesnt impact the page layout

Environment: SharePoint 2013 My homepage appears fine if viewed in 1920* 1080 pixels. However on reducing the pixel view testing via IE Developer Tool and reducing the view to 70% or 80%. Web part ...
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Possible to integrate FrontPage as landing page?

I am maintaining a project in SharePoint using SharePoint Online. As there are not many choices for e.g. table formatting (all very inflexible and ugly), I was wondering whether it is possible to ...
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What is the background page while creating a new SharePoint List

When I create a SharePoint list, the page doesn't shows the right side bar. However, creating a new SharePoint page reflects the right side bar. Therefore would like to confirm as which background ...
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organizing large volume of projects and documents. SP2013 on prem

I'm at a large environment 100+ users divided by several departments. However they insist that they do not want to use team sites per department. But want one (site) 'portal' for projects and ...
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SharePoint Site Collections Planning

I'm a SharePoint newbie and I am wondering the best way to design SP web application. There are 2 departments- Dept A takes customer data, Dept B analyses customer data. Can I create 2 site ...
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Restore Page Layout in SharePoint 2013

I have changed the page layout for Intranet site to a new layout. However, now I need to revert. Any suggestion on how to get the old Page layout?
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Export a subsite theme and import the theme to another subsite

Can you, in SharePoint Online, export a subsite theme and import the theme to another subsite? OR Can you export the theme from the root site and import it to a subsite? Can this be done? If so, ...
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Color applied via CSS shows different on IE & Chrome

Color applied via CSS shows different on IE & Chrome for SPS2013. Example: I've set the base colour as blue using a content editor for a specific SPS page. However, on IE it shows white, while ...
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Adding a many to many relationship, and having a form input data into two lists

I'm building a form for a Marketing Event list. The list would track name/type/location/date etc of the event and also those people associated with it (for example recipients or attendees) These ...
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Normalization of lists with huge data - Performance concerns

A while ago, I had attempted to normalize a huge list I had to remove redundancy. This main list was hence joined with another 2 more lists as a result. Right after, users were complaining about slow ...
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Team site background color, web part design?

Is it possible to change the background color of a team site, and a web part as well? are we able to design a web part with rounded corner fx?
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SharePoint 2013 shared with “lots of people”

I've been tasked to be the admin of a SharePoint 2013 site that was created by someone who never completely implemented it. I'm wondering why every site, page, list, folder, document at every level is ...
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Other ways to display tabular data?

Right now I'm just using an Excel web part but it's a bit cluttered. I just need a simple way to store points of data similar to what you see below. obviously I don't need all the extraneous ...
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Add survey reply in document library on each uploaded document

I would like to link the survey reply item to the document library so that the user can provide survey response to the document which uploaded in this library. Is it possible to do so? Thanks a lot ...
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How to apply font style to entire sharepoint site text?

I want to apply common font style to entire text of SharePoint 2013 site. Is any easy way for that?
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Powershell/task scheduler OR timer job(Farm solution) OR workflow/retention policy . when i want to implement a background jobs

I am working on a SharePoint 2013 site collection. And I have an Issue Tracking list, where I want to perform these actions on it once a day (at 12:05 AM):- Check if a column named "Review Date" of ...
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Responsive framework for SharePoint Online 2013

I am about to start a project in SharePoint Online 2013. I have a plan to create responsive design in it. Researching on various blogs and posts I have come across many different frameworks like ...
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Set Visual web part color according to the color of SP page?

I have a visual webpart that shows white jQuery ListBox. When I change the look on my SP page the Web part is still white and looks ugly, I wonder if there's a way to make the Visual web part change ...
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Sharepoint 2013: Where'd the Design Manager Customisation Go?

We had a vendor set up our SharePoint 2013 site for us with custom branding and look and feel. I've used the Design Manager (Site Settings->Change the Look and selecting a built-in composed look) to ...
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SharePoint upload data - function refactoring - design questions

I currently have a series of functions that write to various SharePoint lists, I am trying to amalgamate them into a single function but want to be able to have an elegant way to do this. each ...
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Sharepoint 2013 - design manager vs custom VS solution

I would like to know what the benefits/disadvantages are for using the design manager to brand a publishing site? I come from the SP 2010 world where a site collection scoped feature would be ...
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How do I stop my style from being overwritten?

I'm working on a SharePoint Online Wiki page. I've edited the source on the page and then added the following style container: <style> .ms-core-listMenu-verticalBox { DISPLAY: none } #s4-...
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How to associate html to masterpage sharepoint 2013

Im working on fixed layout design and I have a html file but how can I associate this with my masterpage. I have the fixed layout html file form here Thanks in advance im also looking for other ways ...
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Guidelines for OnPrem Site Branding

I have been given conflicting advice as to trying to stay out the box with composed looks, vs creation of more branded MasterPages. The former claimed as a recommendation so that customers can easily ...
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How to add time line using normal list in SharePoint

Is it possible to add time line web-part using normal custom list or any other solution to implement through normal list
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Need advice to get rid of subfolder-tree structure

Our user wants to build a Knowledgebase portal. He designed the structure with folder-subfolder's concept, i.e., Main Category > sub category > subsub category, etc. Permission inheritance will ...
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custom edit unlike the built-in edit form will not show newly created fields

I am working on an Enterprise wiki site collection. now if i am using the built-in Edit form it will automatically show any new field added to the Enterprise-wiki content type. But now i wanted to ...
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How do I show a calculated field along the same baseline as preceeding text?

I am new to infopath and so I may be missing something obvious... I have a combo box with sample data, and a calculated formula which binds to the value of that combo box. There is text before the ...
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Modifying a site column at the list level versus creating new site columns

I have the following questions on when/why to use these approaches:- To create a new site column Or to use the same site column, but modify it at the list level. I have these business case ...
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Create Design Package - Access Denied

I need to create a design package for a site collection, but when I try to create it (from Design Manager), I get a 403 Forbidden Error I am site collection administrator.
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Quiz or exam on Sharepoint

Is there any ay to create/add a quiz on sharepoint 2010 just using MS Sharepoint designer and infopath? Thank you.
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SharePoint 2013 theme broken accidently

In SharePoint 2013 if I try to change the look, and select "Tokyo" from the Site Layouts dropdown, the elements in the preview are all broken. Menu items are appearing on the page which should only ...
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Where can we find the html code of the new custom master page

I created a new custom master page. In the developer tools of IE I am able to see the code with many divs with different classes, but when I open the custom_master_page.html, I can't find any of ...
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New Page with custom HTML content

I want to make a new Page on a Website with my own HTML/CSS content. We got a HTML page from a designer, with content in it. I want to implement this into a normal subpage on a website. All content on ...
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FontAwesome icons not displaying

Am using Font Awesome search icon on the web site using the icons at the local level as shown below, but it does not appear when. How do I solve it? The link to the Awesome Font style: <...
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allow contributor users to add web parts to a page without granting them “Add and Customize Pages” permission

I am working on an enterprise wiki site collection, and when contributor users try to add web parts they will get the following error:- A Web Part or Web Form Control on this Page cannot be ...
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how to implement picture library look and feel in provider hosted App?

How to implement the same view (design) of SharePoint list (picture or document library) in provider hosted App, for now I am using asp.net controls but the final view of app doesn't belong to ...
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Creating an eaily-editable timeline in a Sharepoint 2013 page

I need to build a timeline page, which graphically shows a timeline and allows users to add events to certain dates - so it must be user friendly. I don't even know where to start! Any help would be ...
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Centre Align Search Box - SharePoint 2013

On my SharePoint site I am tryint to centre-align a search box I have inserted into the Content - any idea on how this is done?
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Remove ms-core-header ms-tablerow

How do I remove this from SharePoint without messing up the page? I am using the Oslo MasterPage. <div id="titlerow" class="ms-dialogHidden ms-core-header ms-tableRow"> On my site if I ...
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You don't have Add and Customize Pages permissions [duplicate]

Currently when contributor users inside our enterprise wiki 2013 try to add a new web part to a wiki page, they will get the following error:- A Web Part or Web Form Control on this Page cannot be ...
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Site renders differently for other user

One of my projects at work this summer has been to redesign a SharePoint 2010 website which will launch within the next few months. Everything looks great on my end, but for another user, the website ...
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Custom CSS Heading Styles in SharePoint Ribbon?

I have custom heading styles (h1,h2,h3) displaying in the SharePoint Ribbon to choose from on the front-end. SharePoint picks up on this from my css file. Is it possible to get this in the back-end as ...
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Grid design on a master page

We are trying to use a grid design on a master page in SharePoint 2013 / Office 365. This will imitate the default title bar + side nav bar but with a third party framework. The reason I am asking ...
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How do I add content from other site collections?

Trying to wrap my head around organizing a sharepoint infrastructure. I was going to do a Site Collection for each division. But, lets say I have the MIS division which has a helpdesk issue tracker ...
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Custom design for sharepoint online

Hopefully you guys can help me, as I haven't be able to find any concrete answer to my question. I'm new to sharepoint and I would like to make an intranet for a company. Sharepoint online team site ...
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SharePoint 2013 custom design for each team site?

Our intranet has 3 departments, each department has a team site.. I am in control of one of the departments and I want to have a different design than the others. Is it possible to do it without ...
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SharePoint 2013: Forced to have an App tile? Or Re-design?

Do anyone know of a way to hide an app tile, it appears that we are forced to have one with each app we install? For example, I just want to deploy a Remote Event Receiver to a site. Create a ...