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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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Access Denied when enable Publishing Feature for a Site Collection

When I enable "Sharepoint Publishing Feature" for a Site-Collection I get Access Denied. I tried using the Farm Administrator and the Site-Collection Administrator to access the site. I tried ...
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What is the use of Sharepoint site feature “Class Web Types”..?Please provide appropriate link or answer

I Want to know when we should use "Class Web Types" feature.What this feature does?Any help will be appreciated
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How to remove a deployed ElementManifest in a feature version

How do I remove deployed feature elements using a feature-version? i.e. given: <Feature Title="Some functionality" Id="cae1f65d-0365-42e9-9907-356c7983e902" Scope="Site"> ...
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Location for an Event Receiver on Visual Studio solution

I have a feature that deploys a site in a folder in the root of the parent site. When we want to uninstall this feature, the only way to remove the files it deploys is by programmaticaly remove them ...
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How to remove orphaned features

I found some orphaned features under "_layouts/ManageFeatures.aspx?Scope=Site" but they do not show up when I list them up with powershell (get-spgetfeature -site url). They are not in 14 hive and ...
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Feature activation running slowly on one environment

We have 3 farms, Dev, QA, and Production. Feature activations are running very slowly on the QA environment only. I have a custom feature that deploys files out to the style library and changes the ...
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How to remove SharePoint 2013 Sandbox feature

I have a Sandbox feature that was deployed to my SharePoint 2013 environment. I say "Sandbox" because if I run: Get-SPFeature It doesn't come up in the list. But if I run: Get-SPFeature -Site ...
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How to identify a solution vs a feature?

So I got this code left by a former colleague of a developed added functionality (I say "added functionality" because I'm really not sure what it is) for SharePoint 2013 (with a Project Server 2013 ...
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Enable/disable features in Office 365 on a user or group basis?

Is it in a way possible to enable/disable features in O365 (E1 Plan) on a per User/Group basis? We'd like to enable the following features only for a specific group of users: Delve (Office Graph) ...
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Disable auto activate feature

I have a really strange behaviour, I'm working with SharePoint 2007 and I have a feature web application scoped, and i don't want it automatically being activated on deploying the solution, but it ...
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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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Is there a list of Sharepoint 2007 WebParts, Features and ContentTypes that Sharepoint installs with?

Where I can find a list of all the Web Parts, Features and Content Types that are available to a regular SharePoint installation? What I need to do is identify any of the above in a SharePoint site ...
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Column 'Document Id' not added to Library even after activating 'Document ID Service'

To enable document id feature in SP10, I followed the steps mentioned in the following posts: Document ID in SharePoint Server 2010 SharePoint 2010 – Activating the Document ID Feature Why after I ...
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Feature is not displaying

I have created one custom feature and it worked well in my development environment but when i deploy solution in production feature is not visible. feature contains event receiver also. I also tried ...
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Upgrade feature to add new site columns in site and in content type

We have a SP feature that add site columns to site and same columns to site content type. Need to upgrade feature to add new site columns in site and in content types as well. Followed exact steps ...
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Farm Solution. List Instance and List Definition in different Solutions. Differences in schema.xml

I have two farm solutions. One is an old version, where I created some lists. So in the Solution (Visual Studio) I find my List Definitions, as well as List Incances. Listname -ListnameInstance ...
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Deploy/bind event receivers to lists in single feature

I need to develop and deploy an event receiver (A) to a specific document library <1> and another event receiver (B) to another specific email-enabled document library <2>; both document ...
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Caml defined Custom Action, UrlAction and the multi language interface

When defining a custom action via the CAML schema definition, the UrlAction parameter specifies the "site or site collection relative URL of the page, for example, ~site/_layouts/sampleurl.aspx or ...
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What is “feature stapling”?

I've seen the term "feature stapling" used around this site and some blogs. What exactly does this mean? My best guess is that it has something to do with dynamically activating features from other ...
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Setting an audience from declarative WebPart?

I have a module that deploys some page. I'm adding webparts to these page, using a <AllUsersWebPart> node within a <View>: <View WebPartZoneID="Body" WebPartOrder="5" ...
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Update Visual Studio Workflow [duplicate]

Trying to update Sharepoint 2013 Visual Studio Workflow with feature upgarde process. Feature upgarde goes well, but no changes are apllied. I can still deploy WF from Vusual Studio 2013 and it ...
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No Display Templates for Popular Items web part from Search-Driven Content category

I have a Popular Items web part on my site and in the Display Templates these things are selected: I have saved this site as template, via Save Site as Template option, and created a new site from ...
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How to DeActivate feature of my site?

How to DeActivate feature of my SharePoint site remotely ? I have created .wsp package file and uploaded SandBox solution to my SharePoint site. But in my elements.xml file it has 1 mistake of ...
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“The associated workflow has been deprecated.” error

I've got 2013 workflows, deployed from WSP package. After last Deploy from VS2013 I've got workflows behaving the way that first execution on item created is ended after starting with the "The ...
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Can't see feature on my webApplication

I did a solution for a SPJobDefinition. Feature scope is WebApplication as required. I have event featureActivated but when i deploy solution. When i go to CA -> Manage WebApplication -> select one ...
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Activating a Sharepoint 2013 Workflow Feature

I'll begin with the background of what I'm trying to accomplish. The system has a working workflow already, what I want to do is edit the workflow to meet some new requirements - so far I have only ...
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Can I extract a Solution (WSP File) from my site level?

We have a Feature located on one of our SharePoint sites how can I export this feature (wsp) so that I can import it into another site?
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Feature name needed

I'm trying to run a permissions report with this software, but getting an error saying: ERROR: Feature 'ea6d4080-ea47-40d5-9f83-3a48f77b556d' for list template '8585' is not installed in this ...
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How can I change the order in which the Document ID column appears in the form?

I want to re-order where the Document ID field appears when you view the properties of a document. How is it possible to do this? It's not possible to simply do column ordering with the Document ...
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Exception: System.NullReferenceException: Object reference not set to an instance of an object

I recently uploaded a timer job that's purpose is to kick off a workflow on items in a custom List. Upon trying to activate it, I am immediately redirected to an error page with a Correlation ID. ...
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Using GroupWork feature in SP2013

The GroupWork feature for calendars was deprecated and hidden going from 2010 to 2013. I need to get this feature working on a 2013 site. I am using powershell to accomplish this. I have found that I ...
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How to find out per PowerShell Script if a Solution is activated and where it is activated

i have a Solution with the name My.Solutionname as the result of it i have a WSP with the name My.Solutionname.wsp It includes one Site and one Web scoped Feature. I have a SharePoint 2013 Farm ...
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Deploying Branding as a Feature across multiple site collections

I'm Junior dev trying to get my head around SharePoint so I was hoping someone might be able to help me out with some issues I'm having. I'm in the process of complying a new branding solution for ...
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Sharepoint 2010 - feature not appearing in UI

Does anyone here know what could cause a new feature to not show up in the SharePoint UI? The solution it is part of has been correctly deployed to the GAC and shows up in the central administration ...
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Error when activating feauture that installs a timer job

I have the following error when activating a feature, this feature is supposed to install a timer job. Failed to create receiver object from assembly "MundoNetElements, Version=1.0.0.0, ...
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Order of Items in a single feature

Can we set order for items in a single feature? I was trying to create a site column of type lookup for which the lookup-list should be created first after that only we can create the column. In my ...
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Adding Custom Action to Feature, where goes the definition?

So i made an application page to configure a timer job and need to add a custom action to place a link for this aspx in the Site Settings and found something like: <CustomAction ...
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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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What features do I have to activate to get Content search web part (CSWP)

I thought that by enabling: SharePoint Server Publishing Infrastructure (Site collection feature) SharePoint Server Standard Site features (Site feature) I would get the content search web part, ...
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How to get installed Feature List From sites using sharepoint Sandbox Solutions?

I have Try To get all installed Feature From SP site and Web whether is Active or Deactivate Using SPFeture Class in My Sandbox Solutions but you know through this class i could get only Activated ...
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“Workflow can use app permissions” feature is missing

I am using sharepoint 2013 sp1 on Windows Server 2012 R2 with workflow manager 1.0 refresh. I want to create workflow in SharePoint Designer that will change permisions on item based on the status ...
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/_api/web/features

This applied to a site collection like https://tenant.sharepoint.com/sites/MySite/_api/web/features retrieves a list of features ACTIVATED at the current scope. Does that mean site collection ...
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Best way to deploy new custom columns, contentype, and list instances?

I created in Visual Studio some new custom columns, these custom columns are inside my custom contenttype. I created a new list instance which is using this custom contenttype. What is the best way ...
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Custom ULS logging not working

I've tried to add custom ULS logging to my SP Feature, the feature code runs correctly and I can see the results in my library, but none of the logging appears to occur. I've based this off a few ...
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Debugging an SP Feature in production

I have developed an SP Feature in C# and tested in development environment, confirming it is functioning correctly. When I publish to production and enable on a site, I just get a single line in the ...
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can not view EnterpriseWiki pages's on mobile views [duplicate]

I have created a brand new EnterpriseWiki site collection inside SP server 2013 which have the latest June 2015 CU, for one of our customers. Now I went to “Site Setting >> Site Actions >> Manage ...
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Using Feature Upgrade kit on web scoped features gives access denied

I'm using the Feature Upgrade kit from Codeplex. The problem I'm having is that when I'm trying to search for features to upgrade scoped to web, all I get is "Sorry, this site has not been shared with ...
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Improper feature Id attribute error

Hi I am getting Improper feature Id attribute error. I try to deploy a feature to a site using visual studio 2013. google cant help me so i ask here. this is my feature.xml: <?xml version="1.0" ...
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Getting feature ID by its name in sharePoint 2010 Powershell

I want to get Feature ID by using its name in sharepoint 2010. I have activated the feature on my root site collection using web interface. What is the management shell command for doing this in ...