set of functionality that can be turned on at a particular scope level

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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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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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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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/_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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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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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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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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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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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 ...
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How can I manipulate List-Data on a certain SiteCollection using a TimerJob?

I need to periodically execute code that reads and writes ListData within a certain SiteCollection. My first thought was a TimerJob. Can I create a TimerJob using a SiteCollection-Feature? How can I ...
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“Feature has conflicting event reciever settings” error

I am new to SharePoint so I apologize if this is not phrased properly, but I created a BDC to a SQL database in Visual Studio 2012. I am trying to have the list created programmatically through an ...
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SharePoint feature deployment and scope via PowerShell

We use SP2013 and PowerShell to deploy wsps. When installing the wsp via PowerShell: CASE 1: Add-SPSolution -LiteralPath $path install-spsolution -Identity $solution -GACDeployment Above ...
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Explain it to me: SharePoint deployment scope, solution and features

There are different levels of scope for deployment, but I have not been able to find a definitive explaination of when each applies and what the restrictions are that require loosening (or tightening) ...
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SP2010 - ToolbarTemplate property not working in Custom Feature

I have a requirement to hide the "Respond to Survey" link on all surveys for a SP2010 site if the user has already responded. I followed the process using this link but the ToolbarTemplate property is ...
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Is there a way to create user-configurable Custom Retention Formulas, possibly through Custom Properties?

I am wanting to create a "user" - configurable Custom Retention Formula? Something like a simple version of the rules that Excel and other applications have which displays something like: ...
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Error on mobile url of the SharePoint site

When I try to access SharePoint site on mobile using url https://sitename/m then I amgetting below error message. I tried enabling feature MobilityRedirect using command =>stsadm -o activatefeature ...
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Create list intance for all the sites and subistes in a Site Collection - Visual Studio

I created a Visual Studio SharePoint project that has a custom list in it. When I deployed the solution, the list instance is created for only the root site and not for subsites. The feature scope is ...
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Feature ‘XXX’ for list template ‘YYY’ is not installed in this farm. The operation could not be completed

So I'm very new to SharePoint. And I'm supposed to debug a website SharePoint 2013. So when I open this page a web service is supposed to get me data from a distant database and display it in a ...
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How to find the List of activated features on MOSS 2007 environment?

My requirement is If i have given the web application name it should traverse through all the site collection and sites then it should show the list which contains the activated features. Please ...
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How to set specific Subsite Templates in a Site Collection

Through Site Settings>Page layouts and site templates>Subsite Templates is possible to define a list of template that the user can use to create a Subsite. Instead of achieving this through user ...
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Enabling WACustomReports in SharePoint 2013 (15.0.4701.1000)

My attempt to use the export and import shell command to migrate a site collection has been impeded by the absence of this feature:WACustomReports When I run this command: Import-SPweb url - Path " ...
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Feature not activating, til 2nd attempt, no error

I have a custom feature that, when activated, alters a document library (adds content types, sets up views, attaches a workflow). For some reason, the first time I activate the feature nothing seems ...
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Adding a large modification to web.config in a SharePoint Web Part

Through various sources on the web, I've seen simple ways to modify web.config from a SharePoint feature. However they are typically one liners. But if I need to add a WCF Binding such as this: ...
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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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SharePoint mixing list schema

I've a solution for SharePoint 2013 where I created several list and added them to a feature. When I deploy the solution to my dev environment every list has the same schema (the same columns). They ...
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MissingFeature - Issue

I am trying to get rid of the health error: [MissingFeature] Database [WSS_ContentDB] has reference(s) to a missing feature: Id = [id] I followed this link Removing features from a content ...
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Object Reference Error when trying to check for activated features using windows forms app

var feature = spSite.Features.SingleOrDefault(sf => sf.Definition.DisplayName.ToLower().Equals(strFeatureName));//Error block if (feature != null)//if feature is activated { ...
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“Workflow can use app permissions” feature is missing

I am using sharepoint 2013 sp1 on widnows server 2012 r2 with workflow manager 1.0 refresh. I want to create workflow in designer that will change permisions on item based on the status field. I read ...
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Remove duplicated custom action from welcome menu box

I have created a custom action in welcome menu box like this: <CustomAction Id ="CustomMenu_UserSettings" GroupId="PersonalActions" ...
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Default download dialog box not appearing on click of a document link in a document library?

I am using the code given in this link to watermark my documents. Here the author has used IHttpHandler to watermark document whenever a user clicks on a pdf document. Whenever I click on a document ...
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How to deactivate feature from site collecion programmatically?

How to deactivate feature from site collection? I am trying the code below but got this error: Updates are currently disallowed on GET requests. To allow updates on a GET, set the ...
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Enable-SPFeature - issue

I am stucked on this error: Operation is not valid due to the current state of the object while tryng to enable a feature (site scoped) with Enable-SPFeature powershell command. I tried to ...
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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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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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How to provision predefined imagerenditions to all site collections inside a web application?

I am using sp 2013. I have followed this tutorial. But I am struggling with the scopes. I would like to implement my module (predefined image rendition xml file) to all site collections inside web ...
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How to modify default site page via features?

I need to set the web part I added to a provider hosted app as a default page in the site via a module. Can someone tell me please how to modify that module in order to load the web part as a default ...
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Hide / Target feature for specific Site Template

I have created a branding solution which contains 2 features. One is for the MySites root site collection and the other is for any other Site Collection type. I do not want people activating the ...
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What is feature ID for Feature “Open Document in default application” SP 2010

What is feature ID of Feature "Open Document in default application" in SharePoint 2010 environment?
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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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Delete content type during feature dectivation

I want to delete content type programmatically on feature deactivation. I've wrote the code to perform deletion: SPSecurity.RunWithElevatedPrivileges(delegate() { using ...
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The content type “Excel based Status Indicator” is part of an application feature

I have written a small poweshell script to delete all the content types except some custom content types, But i am getting error while deleting "Excel based Status Indicator" feature. Is it possible ...
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How to create a Document Library as a SharePoint Web Part feature AND upload a file to the new library?

So I have a SharePoint 2013 full-trust web part I'm building with Visual Studio that creates a document library as one of its features. What I'd like to also do is upload a file to that library as ...
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Lookup column, using one or two features?

I have 2 lists with a lookup column. I'm thinking about 2 choices. Even putting them in the same feature or separate them in 2 features. My question is : Does putting the lists in the same feature in ...
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deploy custom site list solution to web application scope?

I created a custom list definition in Visual Studio. Then, I generated a .wsp and sent it to our server admin to install. He got a warning: The solution contains no Web application scoped ...
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Setting Masterpage and Theme in the same Web iteration

I have an interesting issue within a Branding Feature. I'm iterating through all Webs and setting the Theme and the MasterPage. Setting the master page works by itself: foreach(SPWeb web in ...
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Always i have to manually deactivate and activate feature manually?

I have a feature scoped to web. Every time i deploy my wsp using visual studio i have to manually go to the site feature and deactive and active feature to see my latest changes. Is there any setting ...
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SharePoint Online, Add a webpart to wiki page

I need to add a web part to an existing wiki page [Type="GhostableInLibrary"], when a feature is activated. I have tried a combination of both IgnoreIfAlreadyExists and ReplaceContent properties in ...
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Feature Folder Path Name Doubled

Why when I create a new feature in VS2010 and deploy it, I see the Features folder has my solution but the name is "Doubled Up". Is this expected behavior? See my sample below: C:\Program ...
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“Resource not found ” when page is deployed using a feature

I am running through deployment problem. I have a feature with pages and required dlls. When I deploy the solution it gets successfully deployed. I can see feature (active) in my site. I can see ...