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Adding an existing app part using the client object model( finding the xml)

I've recently found this nice thread on adding an existing webpart using the csom: Add an existing WebPart Using the Sharepoint client object Model I've tried the same approach for an app part (so an ...
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CRUD between two Sharepoint farm

Please give advice for this case. I have two separated SharePoint sites: The first site is in one SharePoint farm. On this site we contain the private data and we use this site as the internal site. ...
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GetUserEffectivePermissions returns wrong results

I'm checking the permissions for user on a SharePoint 2013 list: using (var ctx = new ClientContext("http://comtoso.com")) { var list = ctx.Web.Lists.GetByTitle("TestList"); ...
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ALM for Site Templates? Template or CSOM App?

Looking at the best way to implement a set of feature requirements for a new product being proposed by my firm. A client portal accessed through our 365 SharePoint environment. Features: dropbox ...
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SPLongRunning in page_load without redirect

Is there a way for SPLongOperation not to reload the page but only to hide the processing-Wheel? My scenario is that when I open a model-dialog I want to show a loading/processing information to the ...
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Enterprise Keywords textbox on a page

I have a question regarding the Enterprise Keywords Textbox. Normally, if Enterprise Keywords are active you can add keywords on new form or edit form, there, when you type they are automatically ...
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Lookup fields will be rendered as a list of checkboxes inside iphone safari web browser , instead of being rendered as a select list

I am working on an issue tracking list which have a lookup column named “Related Issues”, which is rendered as a select list inside IE on desktop browser as follow:- But when I access the list from ...
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“People or Group” field with both People picker & autocomplete capabilities inside the built-in forms

I know the following facts about "People or Group" column type:- Inside the built-in New & Edit forms they will be rendered as auto-complete fields. Inside custom forms they will be rendered as ...
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how to manage sub sites that have been created using a template in a centralize way

I am facing problems in understanding how i should be managing sub sites that have been created using a template. now i have followed the following process :- I created a new sub site (the sub site ...
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SP url - Problem with alias

I have a problem when using an alias to access my Sharepoint (2013) site through code. I want to retrieve a document from a SharePoint library. In my browser address bar I can type either : ...
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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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Is it possible to dynamically hide specific custom retention actions in the dropdown menu?

I'm dynamically creating custom retention actions for information management policies. My problem is that in the retention action dropdown menu, I would like to show only some custom retention actions ...
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Changing the Modified Date of a List Item using the SharePoint Client Object Model (C#) with Contribute Permission

I have a small snippet of code that I use to update the Modified Date of a list item and it works great for users with Full Control permissions. However, for users with just Contribute access to the ...
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Sharepoint 2013 not displaying lookup field as input

I have a lookup column whose datasource has many items (2 000+) and when creating an item that references the source list, a dropdown is not very suited for the task. In SP2010 when there were more ...
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Filter and sort related data from multiple lists

I've been working on ways to collect data from a few lists, do some calculations on it and set up user controls to filter/sort that data. Ultimately I want a web part (or similar) that a user can use ...
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How to automatically switch to Edit Mode after creating a page?

When adding a new page to SharePoint (through Pages list) and clicking OK, the user is redirected to Pages list. How to force SharePoint to open that page in Edit Mode? I've been thinking about ...
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Navigation settings changed but not applied

I have this in mij feature which is activated after the creation of a site PublishingWeb pubWeb = PublishingWeb.GetPublishingWeb(web); WebNavigationSettings navsettings = new ...
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Cross Browser Local File Viewer in Content Editor Web Part

Is there a way to use the content editor web part (in SharePoint 2010 standard edition) to view files on a network (given an absolute path using and iframe) that will work in IE, FireFox, Chrome, ...
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Spsitedataquery Multiple Lists save to columns to just that UniqueID that i select On linkbutton Click

protected void LinkButton1_Click(object sender, EventArgs e) { try { int index = 0; LinkButton lb = (LinkButton) sender; GridViewRow row = ...
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Need a Suggestion on Sharepoint project Architecture

Actually we need to develop an intranet portal for a company. There will be a common landing page and each department will have their own subsite which will be driven through a navigation from the ...
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Accept Delegate Custom Workflow activity

I am currently building a custom workflow activity for Visual Studio 2010. I would like to create a method invoking property, like many of the ootb activities have: public static ...
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Portal site connection node not showing in SiteMapPath breadcrumb

I have several site collections with portal site connections set pointing to a root site collection. In my custom master page i have added a SiteMapPath breadcrumb, based on the breadcrumb from the ...
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SP2010 Push custom edit, new, disp Form for a calendar list (event list)

Through SPDesigner you can create your own edit, new and dispForm pages and enable them as the default ones for your list. I was wondring if it's possible to push these files to existing lists in ...
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Using SharePoint for an appraisal/360 process

We are thinking of using SharePoint 2010 for an appraisal/360 process. The workflow is simple. HR Create appraisal for users User fills it in Manager fills it in User accepts appraisal Manager ...
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Is there a way to preserve the Content Type Hub 's column setting (such as drop down choices) when using the CT inside a new site collection

This is my first time where i use Content Type hub. but i found this scenario which i can not understand:- i create a new Site collection (CSA) which act as a Content type hub. inside this CSA i add ...
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Programmatically get usage statistics for lists and items

I understand it is possible to get usage data for the web and a site collection, however, is it possible to get detailed usage data for every list in a site and every item in those lists ...
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Actions on tasks displayed on the gantt view

I want to know if it is possible to drag and drop tasks in the gantt view or resize.
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How to get the correspond listItem from the last major version of a file via CSOM

I am trying to get the last major version of a file in a sharepoint-list by using CSOM with the following Code: var web = clientContext.Web; var list = web.Lists.GetByTitle("MyList"); ...
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Strange behavior appears when using Updatepanel on web part in Sharepoint 2013

Strange behavior appears when using Update-panel on web part in Share-point 2013. In FF and Chrome post-back leads to full page refresh after small idle between requests (around 2 minutes). Example: ...
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JQuery does not work anymore when refresh the page SharePoint 2013

I want to change value of span by jquery (selecting by ID and CSS). The script works, but when I refresh the page, it does not work anymore. I want to change the value 0 which CSS is ...
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SP2013 CSOM - 401 Unauthorized Exception from Server - What Feature/Service is the issue

I try to access a SharePoint 2013 Server via C# CSOM. The only thing I do is create the ClientContext, set the context.Credentials to my NetworkCredential, and ask for the Web Web web = context.Web;. ...
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Renaming a subsite (Name & change its URL) will not allow me to save it as templete

I was working on a subsite and i use to save it as templete without any problem, now i decide to change the sub site name and URL , so i rename it from CustomerPortal to CustomerportalTemplete. But ...
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How to convert List Name and List Field Display Names to REST API?

I'm using SharePoint 2010 REST API and noticed the a unkonwn (at least to me and to my searches) translation function is applied over List Names which go in the URL and to Fields Names in the results. ...
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Unable to show a list of all the sub sites under a parent sub site

I have team site collection, where I created a parent sub site. Then under the parent sub site I created many sub sites. Now I need inside the parent sub site to show a list of all sub sites under it. ...
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Reading a value from site collection list inside my workflow

I have created a site template which have a workflow inside it.and inside the template there is a workflow, now i need the workflow to be dynamic in a way that can work with newly added sites. the ...
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How to retrieve a SharePoint list item using document ID only

How can I retrieve a SharePoint list item using just the document ID? I am accessing a SharePoint 2013 server (with document IDs enabled) remotely from a .NET application. I do not know which site or ...
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The workflow could not update the item, possibly because one or more columns for the item require a different type of information

I am working on an EnterpriseWiki Site collection, and i define the following workflow which fires when modifying the wiki page,, where its first step is to check if the Wiki page name & title is ...
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How to properly increase the limit/point settings for Sandbox Solutions?

I have a SharePoint 2013 event receiver in Visual Studio. The solution does some processing of XML files (without getting in to too much detail). I am having an issue with the event receiver timing ...
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Infopath 2010 form in Sharepoint 2013 modifying values before save

I have a really complicated problem that I haven't been able to find a solution for and was wondering if anyone can provide some suggestions. Background: I have a SharePoint list that contains 2 ...
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SharePoint webpart layout problem

I'm trying to create simple visual webpart what should list files multiple locations and allow user add new files. However, I have small layout problem: Visual webpart takes too much space on ...
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SharePoint Timer Job is running but not executing

This feature is scoped at the site collection level. When the feature activated, the timer job is created in the web application with a generic name that includes the site collection URL that it's ...
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Attach my Own webservice for spell Check in SharePoint

I want to attach my own web service for spell check in SharePoint. How can i attach my own web service. Or is there any other way in which i can attach it SharePoint. Like i have to add it to ...
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SharePoint Document Set Version Extension

Before reading further, please note this is not a simple 'how do I enable versioning' and, as far as I can tell, nothing similar has been asked before... Instead I am looking for any solutions (3rd ...
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Find the differences in contents of documents between versions - Document Library

I want to compare the version updates and the content of a document which stored in document library using document version. For example: one word document has 3 versions, Version 1.0 contents : ...
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Rejecting an Approved document Versus Rejecting a Pending document

I have Enterprise Wiki site collection which contains a document library.I have set the following settings for the document library:- Require content approval for submitted items? >>> Set to Yes Who ...
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What is an efficient setup for designing and testing O365 web parts?

I have just been immersed into the deep end of sharepoint development; and then some: developing web parts for O365 sharepoint. Right now I am using a 'deploy and see' development model, but I would ...
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Executing PowerShell script from SharePoint 2013 WebPart

I've been trying to execute my powershell code from a button click on a SharePoint Webpart. I came across this solution on a forum post. private string RunScript(string scriptText){ Runspace ...
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How to modify the layout for the Default Display form inside a List

I am working on an Issue Tracking list inside SharePoint 2013. but when a user clicks on an item , the description field will occupy only a small area of the page , while most of the page will be ...
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Unable to manage my custom Content Type column’s order and visibility (hidden, required or optional) inside a new Create form

I have a team site collection and I want to add a new App of type Issue Tracking list. so I did the following:- From the site collection I created a new App of type issue tracking. Then from the ...
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Custom Upload Status Web Part

Looking to create the following scenario: Weekly a client will access their SharePoint site to upload a specified number of files. (for example 5 files) We are looking for a solution that will prior ...