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Feature that activates Custom List Action

I need to create a feature with Visual Studio that creates a custom List Action that does something. Per example, sends an e-mail, change the site name, etc. To be more specific, I want to know how I ...
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How to develop a Feature to Archive list items

How to create a simple feature on SharePoint that allows the user to move an item from one list to another list, like an "Archive". It has to be a feature done through Visual Studio (C#).
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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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How to package a workflow with a list definition in a Visual Studio feature?

Here is the scenario: I have created a custom list definition in Visual Studio 2015, and I'm packaging it in a Site scoped feature (Farm solution). I have also created an event receiver that will ...
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How to prevent webpart replication on custom layout after feature re-activation?

Every time I'm activating the feature that contains my webpart, a new webpart instance is added on the page layout. I just want to this web part being replace by it's new version? What is the ...
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Cannot active SharePoint Server Publishing - missing another feature

I'm trying to active this part from the site features: **SharePoint Server Publishing Create a Web page library as well as supporting libraries to create and publish pages based on page layouts.** ...
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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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No Display Templates for Popular Items web part from Search-Driven Content category

I have a Popular Items WebPart 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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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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Feature 'a0f95442-e28c-41ff-afb0-c68341c014e7' for list template '108' is not installed in this farm

After uninstalling Enhanced Wiki 2.0 Beta, whenever I go to Site Actions -> Manage Content and Structure I get the following error: Feature 'a0f95442-e28c-41ff-afb0-c68341c014e7' for list ...
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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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SharePoint Feature - adding reference dll in package?

I have a feature which is referencing a custom library. How can I include this dll in the SharePoint 2010 package so that it is registered in the gac?
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Site column does not exist in SPFieldCollection.SPWeb.Fields

Could please someone explain to me why does the following happen?: I have a simple text-type Site column that I'm trying to deploy as a part of a feature with a "Site" scope. The column is deployed ...
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Reactivating feature with powershell - disable enable feature if it's active

$snapin = Get-PSSnapin | Where-Object { $_.Name -eq "Microsoft.SharePoint.Powershell" } #This script enables a feature on every site collection on a given web app if ($snapin -eq $null) { Add-...
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feature is site-scoped and cannot be added to the web sharepoint 2010

Iam deploying solution to site scoped feature , and in feature activated event receiver iam writing the code to activate feature to all subsites but error is "feature is site-scoped and cannot be ...
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Error deploying in production ONLY

I have a SharePoint solution, consisted of 2 features. The first feature is consisted of 5 SharePoint 2010 workflows, and some web pages. The second one is empty and has a feature event receiver that ...
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Delete feature using event receiver on a farm feature

There is a farm feature and there is a web-scoped feature. Web feature does stuff on multiple sites. If ever i want to get rid of the feature on all sites, I have a farm feature that has on ...
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Stapled Web-scoped feature depending on Site-scoped feature: possible?

I have three features in a solution: A Web-scoped feature (A): has a FeatureActivated call to set up a site A Site-scoped feature (B): contains WebParts A uses A stapling feature (C): staples A to a ...
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How to trace the ListAdded event for the entire SharePoint 2010 farm?

In our SharePoint 2010 environment, we want to enforce the users to choose the option "show user names in the survey list" (survey list) however there may be a time when user may choose "No" to this ...
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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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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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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, Culture=...
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How to remove site collection feature “web template feature of exported web template xxx”

I have several site collection features that start with the name web template feature of exported web template. When I use get-spfeature I am unable to see anything with a displayname that matches and ...
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How to set master page on team sites?

I am trying to set a custom master page on SP 2013 team site (on-prem). All the samples I can find involves the publishing feature, so I am turning here for tips on how set custom master page for a ...
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How to hide new site option in feature is activated event

How to hide new site option in feature is activated event. when feature is deactivated it will visible to users
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Error creating site from template with feature with module

I created with Visual Studio a module to uploade a file. And a feature associated. Currently the site has this feature desactivated. I create a site template based on this site. When I create a ...
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Error occurred in deployment step 'Activate Features': Feature with Id 'xxxxxxxxxxxxx' is not installed in this farm

I am getting the below mentioned error when deploying my workflow project. Error 1 Error occurred in deployment step 'Activate Features': Feature with Id 'bfb411c4-b0f9-4ebd-9707-0c31ebd98553' ...
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How to open and manipulating an already developed and deployed SharePoint feature using visual studio

After SharePoint migration from 2010 to 2013, I have imported a solution, using power shell, which was developed for the SharePoint 2010. Now the feature is deployed and is available but does not ...
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Scope for a web page

I have a Project Server 2013 deployment on top of a SharePoint 2013 environment. Now, I have a feature that I want to deploy a web page to the PWA, so it'll have an URL like http://dev/PWA/Feature/...
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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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Custom Claim Provider - What is the fix for “Error loading the claim provider assembly”?

I have implemented a custom SPClaimProvider that is doing claims augmentation in the FillClaimsForEntity method. I have packaged this as a SharePoint feature and deploy it in a WSP. I am trying to ...
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SharePoint 2013 features when configuring new service application

I would like to know the features that are enabled or installed by default when you create a service application and more precisely the user profile service application ? Farm, site collection or ...
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Feature has already been installed. Use the force attribute to explicitly re-install the feature

We have several SharePoint 2010 solutions which we want to deploy to SharePoint 2013 with Visual Studio 2012 running on Windows Server 2012. Site solutions work. But farm solutions just don't. I get ...
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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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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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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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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 ...