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ServiceActivationException (500) posting newsfeed

In my very new, lab install of SharePoint 2013 in Windows 2012, I get this error message when trying to post to the newsfeed SharePoint returned the following error: Unexpected response from ...
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SharePoint 2013 - This operation can be performed only on a computer that is joined to a server farm

This error appears frequently and sometime disappears after refresh This operation can be performed only on a computer that is joined to a server farm by users who have permissions in SQL Server ...
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Installing SharePoint 2013 Enterprise edition on Windows Server 2012 R2 gives error

I am trying to install SharePoint 2013 on a machine where I have Windows Server 2012 R2 OS. When I run the software prerequisites installer, it gives me an error which says that - "the tool was ...
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Menu at the bottom

I am currently working on SPD with a v4.master master page, I inserted an image as body and I did get rid of the quick menus and recycle bin and that stuff (I guess) but when I publish it I get this ...
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'useragent not available file operations may not be optimized' error when activating SP 2013 workflow feature

I have a staging environment where I restored a Production backup file. The site works fine. However when I deploy my custom SP 2013 workflow and activate the workflow feature, I get the below ...
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Web Part maintenance page: An unexpected error has occurred

In SharePoint 2013 page, under Page edit mode, when I try to add my custom Web Part, I got following error as shown in picture: Then I append ?contents=1 at the end of Page URL: ...
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Infopath error when accessing form without www

I have an Infopath 2010 form embedded on a SP 2010 site. When I access the form at the URL www.domain.com/form.aspx, everything works fine. However, when I don't use the www and the URL is ...
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Blue line around image

I am using with SPD 2010, I am working with minimal master page to try to make it look less "SharePoint". I added an image to the body and I mapped a hotspot. After I saved and published a blue ...
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EditForm gives “The server was unable to save the form at this time. Please try again” error

I get a "The server was unable to save the form at this time. Please try again" message when I attempt to Edit an item from a specific list using its EditForm. Our SharePoint is hosted via Office 365 ...
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Cannot set unknown member 'LookupSPListItem.ItemId'. Error on Workflow Feature Activation

I have a SP 2013 workflow feature that needs activation, when I perform the stsadm command and get the below mentioned error: Microsoft.Workflow.Client.ActivityValidationException: Workflow XAML ...
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Error when entering search center for some users

I recently encountered an issue: when entering our Search center logged in as a user with alternate language set, I receive the following error message: "Literal content (' ') is not allowed ...
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Minimal Page for a Subsite

I am currently working wtih SPD 2010. I created a site collection and I wanted it to make it look like a "website" using minimal master page, I used some coding and it ended up very well. I added a ...
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SharePoint 2013 Workflows List does not exist error

I am creating a SharePoint Designer 2013 workflow and I encountered an error which suspends my workflow. I've noticed that it only occures when I reference a lookup column to another list. The error ...
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Restore-SPSite to the same content database

I ran Restore-SPSite on my server from a backup. I then deleted the site collection and did it again but got the following error: Restore-SPSite : The operation that you are attempting to perform ...
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Coercion Failed: Can't get workflow to send notification to “Assigned To” user

I've created a simple workflow to send a notification email to the "Created By" user which works nicely. What I wanted to do is use the "Assigned To" built-in lookup instead, which is a "People ...
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Can't activate 'SharePoint Server Publishing' in 'Site Features'

I have 'SharePoint Server Publishing Infrastructure' activated in 'Site Collection Features', when I try to activate 'SharePoint Server Publishing' in 'Site Features', I get the following error: ...
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Trouble opening Excel Document

I have Microsoft Excel 2007 and am trying to open and edit a document from my Employer's SharePoint (I am not sure what version of SharePoint they are running, unfortunately). I have attempted to ...
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Site collection creation cancelled partway - now I can't delete or use it

Unfortunately we had a situation where an IISRESET was performed by one user whilst another was creating a site collection - now the site collection can't be deleted. When I go to central ...
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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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Runtime error javascript in Visual Studio

Lately I get this error (see pic), however if I click continue everything works perfectly and the value is assigned correctly to variable xAppWebUrl. In another script I have similar code that runs ...
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Map a network drive via command prompt SPO

When I am trying to map a network drive via command prompt, I receive the following error for both user and administrator. The credentials are obviously correct and the admin user is also site ...
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Email cannot be sent: make sure the outgoing e-mail settings for the server are configured correctly

I made a three-state workflow in my issue list. But when I added a new item and assigned a user, a workflow is in progress the error appeared. the email cannot be sent. make sure the outgoing ...
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reading sharepoint 2013 list item field error: value does not fall within the expected rage

Salam All, I have a SharePoint Task List with 2 custom fields - Category :lookup from category list - OriginalAssignedTo : User picker Allow multi, Users only When i try to read these 2 fields it ...
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How to resolve error creating universal data connection file (.udcx)?

Trying to follow along to create a Data Connection Library http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/office/ms772101(v=office.14).aspx but run into the following error: The specified location does ...
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Unable to edit list item

I have recently, and for reasons unknown, started to get errors with a particular list on Sharepoint 2013. I am unable to edit existing list items, and attempting to do so throws me to the "Sorry, ...
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The index entry exceeds the maximum length

I have been receiving this error: The index entry of length <> bytes for the index '<>' exceeds the maximum length of <> bytes. The index entry of length for the index exceeds maximum length ...
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SP2013 Failed to create the configuration database

When installing SP2013 I got this error: Failed to create the configuration database An exception of type Microsoft.Sharepoint.SPException was thrown. Additional exception information: The ...
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Error when Updating SharePoint Form

I have a form that can be edited in SharePoint 2010 when users submit a request. To clarify, it's not the form implementation they are editing, it is the fields in the form that they are editing. The ...
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Saving an Excel file: You do not have the correct permissions. Contact the server administrator

A user is attempting to open an excel file from a SP 2010 library, make edits, and save it back. when clicking save, he gets this error message in a popup window: You do not have the correct ...
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Error publishing info-path form 2013 in share point 2013

When I publish info-path form 2013 on site collection in SharePoint 2013 I see the following error. And does not publish. Do you have an idea? Thanks!
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'Failed to create the 'Pages' library.' Content type not found in web

When trying to create an Enterprise Search Center in SharePoint 2010 the following error occurred: Event log messages: 05/15/2014 11:06:46.41 w3wp.exe (0x1350) ...
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The server was unable to save the form at this time. please try again

I'm receiving the following error message "the server was unable to save the form at this time. please try again" when trying to add or update a list item. The list has some folders and I assigned ...
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How do I retract a solution when Uninstall-SPSolution does nothing?

I'm trying to retract a solution. I tried both ways: Central Administration → System Settings → Manage farm solutions → example.wsp → Retract Solution. The status indicates "Retracting(scheduled at ...
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Can't edit items from a particular list? Corrupt somehow?

I can't seem to edit any list item in a particular list. The stack trace points to the AddOrUpdateItem() method (below). I can't think of any recent changes made to the content type of list definition ...
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HTTP 403 Forbidden on SOAP calls

When I do some calls to SOAP services to SharePoint 2010 site (e.g. CopyIntoItemsLocal from Copy.asmx or CheckInFile from Lists.asmx) I get HTTP 403 Forbidden. I suspect this is somehow requires ...
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How do I stop rules on submit if validation fails?

I have multiple rules on my submit button, which I need to process only if the validation passes. Currently if I have validation errors, the other rules run and change the views and the function on ...
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“Sorry this app is not supported on this server” when adding workflow to SharePoint app

I am facing the following issue while deploying a SharePoint hosted app. When I add 2013 workflow to app and deploy app in app catalog, I cannot install the app. This message comes up: Sorry, ...
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Some username cannot edit the infopath form showing an error they checkout themselves.

Really having a headache on this...have done a lots of searching the solution online but not successful. Until I decided the join forum taking chances can solve this problem...The error info is below, ...
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Error, while trying to access the webservices from InfoPath form

I am getting the following error while trying to access a custom webservice from an InfoPath form to fetch some data. I have already gone through the actions described in the error message, but the ...
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Code blocks not allowed searchresults.aspx

I'm getting this error on a copy of our SharePoint 2013 site collection. I've tried unghosting searchresults.aspx, but it comes back with "Cannot revert to the site definition version of this file. It ...
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Reporting Services Error after doing a restore on a new farm and attempting to view a report

The SharePoint site with the id {GUID} could not be found. (rsSPSiteNotFound) The source farm reports work fine, but after the restore to a new farm, some (not all) reports get this error. Looked ...
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InfoPath 2013 / SharePoint 2013

I have a problem with a customized Workflow Task Form. It generates the following error: "The amount of data that was returned by a data connection has exceeded the maximum limit that was configured ...
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Check In Document using Adobe Reader Returns Error Message

There is an error message that is being returned when a pdf document is being checked in using Adobe Reader XI. This is being reported by some users. All users have the same permission level for ...
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HTTP 503 error accessing Sharepoint excelservice.asmx through SOAP

I work for The Smeal College of Business at Penn State. I am doing a project for the Supply chain program and I am creating an excel workbook in Sharepoint that uses a lot of UDF's. I have no problem ...
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Error when trying update item options

i experienced problem, when trying update list item options, here need long wait and after receiving error, with corelation ID, which is c1941c35-10fb-437c-be9f-ead1d9efb313 Error appearing not ...
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getting error when trying to connect sharepoint 2013 port 80 from client machine

I installed SharePoint 2013 on a single server 2008 R2 with a built-in Sql server 2008 R2. I created a new web application with a site collection on port 80, but when I want to open it from client ...
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Strange Workflow warning in Sharepoint farm

I keep getting a large number of the following warnings in my SharePoint Farm. Event Type: Warning Event Source: Office SharePoint Server Event Category: Workflow Features Event ID: 7397 Date: ...
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WSP not working in another server

My WSP is working fine on my server, but when I deploy it on another server it shows error, and no control is working. I have created a Visual web part in SharePoint 2013 and deployed it on ...
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Error occurred in deployment step 'Recycle IIS Application Pool': A task was canceled

I have a SharePoint server which is otherwise operating normally, but all of a sudden Visual Studio refuses to deploy SharePoint solutions. It's worked normally in the past. It is now giving an error: ...
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HTTP 500 Internal Server Error in newly built SP 2013 farms

We have multiple new SharePoint 2013 farms built on Windows Server 2012 with a fairly standard, out of the box build. On all of these servers, we frequently get HTTP 500 Internal Server Errors. This ...