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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 } ...
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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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Seeing “Sign In” while navigating pages

I have a custom Master Page deployed to a Site and while navigating between pages, I see "Sign In" in the top left. Shouldn't I be seeing "Working on it" instead? This MP is a clone of seattle.master ...
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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 Designer / List Issue

I created new site on SharePoint 2013. It works fine IE 10 and IE 11. But it doesn't work properly in IE 9. I added an image. Custom lists page doesn't appear correctly. How can I solve this problem? ...
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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 ...
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Intranet logical architecture in SharePoint 2013

So, I am building a Intranet portal. I got my Physical architecture build thanks to tips from stackexchange users. Now i got som other thoughts. What is a preferred logical architecture for a ...
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SP 2013 and IE 11

I noticed that when I was trying to edit my web part in SP 2013, I could not. All of the choices under the web part tab were greyed out. And the "up/down" icon in the web part did nothing. At least ...
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Would a Access / SharePoint work well in this scenario?

Our organization has a small MySQL database that tracks when customers had their propane tanks checked. We can then query the information on demand for our insurance company, which ultimately is the ...
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Need a simple clean 2013 theme

Anybody have any recommendations for examples or sites that sell decent solutions? I'm looking to replace the main page with page that looks similar to the tablet version of www.msn.com which I ...
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SP2010 or SP2013 [closed]

We have application1 developed in SP2010 and there is a link provided in the site which directs the user to a application2 developed in Java platform. We are looking for option to migrate the ...
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SharePoint Design Manager Master Page DIV placement issue

I'm troubleshooting a master page customized with Design Manager. They have a Quicklaunch menu on the right hand side of their content, or rather want it there, BUT it is being pushed to the bottom ...
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Is it possible to design an Infopath template that will have only one set of fields which can be duplicated when using the Formfiller?

I am designing a form in Infopath to collect information from the staff members in my department. These will be standard lists of project experience based on a table format with start and end dates, ...
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How to create a Document Library Item without a file in sharepoint 2010?

wish you save my life. I am now doing a sharepoint project but I have little experience. My requirement: Design a contract creation/approval process for a company There are many kinds of contracts, ...
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Left Navigation - Group Similar Items into a Cascading Menu

I have a SharePoint 2013 instance where I need to group a set of links in the into a cascaded menu. The structure is shown below: Documents Support IT Support GP Support Change Request Feedback ...
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Is this a right way to design a site collection vs subsite structure

I have been managing a sharepoint site collection that has the following figures:- Size - 5 GB Groups - almost 300 (no direct permission at site or item level) Lists - 70 (mostly info path apps) ...
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How do I edit the head and body of a page in SharePoint 2013?

I've developed a custom HTML menu that I'd love to deploy to SharePoint. The two working files are: Index <!DOCTYPE html> <html class="no-js"> <head> <meta ...
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Sharepoint 2013 design manager - best practice to add files / css stylesheet / js javascript / images

What's best practice to add stylesheet / js / images / files in the design manager? What I have done: exported pretty mutch a standard design manager package from sharepoint (wsp) imported it into ...
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Is there a compatibility issue with page designs between SharePoint 2013 on-premise and SharePoint Online?

We've received a tender for a design, this tender includes some hours to convert a SharePoint 2013 design file to a SharePoint Online design. Is there really much required with this? I thought the two ...
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Is one Web Application Architecture preferred over several Web Applications?

In almost all of the SharePoint projects I’ve participated in, the general architecture is three different web applications for intranet, cooperation and mysite. This has been the standard setup in ...
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Unable to map Master Page Gallery to Windows XP

I've tried to map the master page gallery to my computer as a network drive. I've tried using the Tools > Map Network Drive method as well as net use x: \server\folder\. Both methods result in ...