Optional functionality defined either at the site or farm level, limited by the specific version of SharePoint that is installed. Available features increase as higher license levels are purchased.

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Separate Tab in Ribbon with separate custom action button into that tab with multiple features

On my SharePoint environment I have one solution which is deployed as a single feature with custom Ribbon tab along with more than two custom action button into it. Now my question is that, If I ...
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Is Enterprise Search Center an Enterprise Feature?

I need to implement an enterprise search center for a customer, but the customer doesn't have SharePoint 2013 Enterprise Edition. Is the Enterprise Search Center available within all SharePoint 2013 ...
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Is there any trick to activate any Website Features of Site Collection without having the permissions for it?

I would like to activate certain SharePoint Site Collection features, but I do not have the required Admin rights for that. Is there any trick to do this? May be a bit a cheeky question focused to the ...
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Site Policy: Can I remove or hide topbar with info on date for closing the site?

I'm trying to set up a site policy. It's going ok and now I've got a site with the new site policy for closing and deleting. BUT I automatically get a topbar on the site that notes when the site will ...
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Access a list of all the installed features on a site using javascript

I am trying to find a list of all the features on my SharePoint 2013 cloud site using JavaScript. When I get the context to the site I don't see FeatureDefinitions as part of the site object (SP....
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Using powershell how to get active features and custom features also in a sharepoint farm

How to get all out of the box active features and custom farm solutions features using powershell code in sharepoint 2010 and sharepoint 2013.
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Web App Level Feature not showing in SharePoint 2013

I have a SharePoint 2013 site configured for FBA and Multi Tenancy. In our case, we have a Multi Server Farm, which has a Web Front End, App Server, Search Server, Workflow Server and DB servers. We ...
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Deploying Custom SharePoint feature with multiple list with content types

I wanted to ask if anyone has experienced the following, and what has been their solution. Scenario: I have created 2x VS solutions with features, the first includes core item for example: Site ...
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Unable to get the DisplayName of feature using CSOM

I am trying to get the names of all the features available at site collection using CSOM. Below code works fine to get list of all the Features but i am unable to get the DisplayName property. ...
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Multithreading - activate / reactivate feature on 1500 personal sites - powershell

Need some help to do a re-activation of a feature on 1500 personal sites. My script are to slow and need some performance boost. Anyone with some multi thread expertise? I've looked at some examples ...
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Cannot open the dialog box after clicking on shared with feature in SharePoint 2013 library

I am trying to share a document with the people I know by shared with feature and invite people, share with feature is opening for me but invite to people dialog box not opening, I have a edit ...
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Sharepoint 2013 folder permissions for accessing generated forms inside of LAYOUTS

We have a SP solution that generates populated PDF forms based on information that is stored w/in 2 different lists. This works in our dev environment, but does not work in production. the location ...
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Site Feature Activation

I have a sharepoint list that creates a subsite once approved. I need to activate a feature via the workflow rest call. I have built the following dictionaries Headers: Accept: application/json;...
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How to verify feature staus (enabled/disbaled) using client object model in SharePoint online?

I am working on "Retrieving activated features of specific scope". I have written following code. ClientContext context = ContextManager.GetClientContext(cred, siteUrl); Site site = ...
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SharePoint PickerTreeView throwing null exception

When clicking the browse button for selection of document library or site null exception error occurs. This is the url of the popup that opens: _layouts/15/PickerTreeView.aspx?title=...
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Search : features that need to be activated (or not)

I want a site to be crawled for search. In site (not collection) features which of the following features should be activated? Search Config Data Content Types Search Config Data Site Columns Search ...
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Error occurred in deployment step 'Add Solution': Specified argument was out of the range of valid values

I've been working o a Timerjob project. All of a sudden, when I try to deploy the solution from VS, I got this error: Error 1 Error occurred in deployment step 'Add Solution': Specified ...
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Site and Site Collection features available on SharePoint 2013 install

I'm looking for a list of all the Site Features and Site Collection features provided by Microsoft and available on SharePoint 2013 to install. I did an extensive search and was not able to find any. ...
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How to change feature id in an existing Visual Studio solution

I have created a Visual Studio solution containing all the required design elements (like master pages and user controls) that I would be re-using in all my new applications. I created a visual studio ...
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Solution gets deployed to sharepoint but feature not shown in site

My sharepoint solution gets deployed but the feature is not shown in site collection features. How can i solve this.
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Finding custom feature usage

How do I find which custom feature (50+) is installed and activated in which subsite (1000+ sub sites) in a SharePoint 2010 site.
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'Add Solution': Object reference not set to an instance of an object

I have a WebApplication scoped feature and I am getting this error when I deploy. I have searched all over the internet, and the answers I have found are not much help. Here is the code that is ...
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How to activate hidden features using Powershell

I want to activate site scoped and web scoped hidden features using Powershell Command. What will be the command?
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Getting SharePoint feature properties programatically using CSOM in SharePoint Online

I am working on "Getting properties of SharePoint Feature using CSOM in SharePoint Online". Following is the code which I wrote : try { Password password = new Password(); ...
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Is there a way to deactivate the Connect to Outlook feature in Sharepoint 2013?

The sharepoint site that I am using has the Connect to Outlook feature on and I wish to disable it, but I cant find which feature or what procedure I must follow in order to disable it.
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Feature removal without deactivation

My project had a feature, and on activation of this feature, I was binding an event receiver to a list; on deactivation, the event receiver was removed. It so happened that this feature was activated ...
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Customizing view to restrict only documents inside the document set?

I have created document sets in SharePoint and trying to create a view which can show only the items inside the document set. However when i am saving the view i am able to see all the items and also ...
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Custom Workflow Feature not available in Site Features or Site Collection Features

I have a Sequential Workflow created in Visual Studio. In VS I can right click and deploy the package without issue. On the TEST environment I use the command add-spsolution and then deploy it to my ...
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Features visibility with web scope

in our company we have SharePoint 2010 solution, which contains many Features for customizing standard SP Ribbon. The main reason why: we need specific functionality for other lists. So we are ...
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After feature retract, it stil remain in feature management page!

Why after a retract the feature remain in Feature Management Page (WEB context)? ps. the directory on /TEMPLATES/{feature} is not there.
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How to toggle feature visibility by dependency

How can I hide a Web-scoped feature until a specific Site-scoped feature has been activated?
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Unable to remove a web feature in another feature's FeatureActivated event

I am trying to remove a feature, say Feature-X, that is activated by default as part of a site template. The requirement is to remove Feature-X for all non-root sites or subsites created using the ...
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feature versioning in sharepoint

I've followed below link to implement feature versioning: http://sisharepoint.wordpress.com/2010/01/21/using-the-featureupgrading-event-to-upgrade-features-sharepoint-2010/ I am new to sharepoint and ...
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Sharepoint Timer Job : Cental admin or feature activated event?

I have a Sharepoint Timer job and have scheduled it on hourly basis in my feature activated event. I deploy the code , feature is activated and timer job is set . Code Snippet : SPHourlySchedule ...
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Forms being re-appended to themselves on every deployment (Sharepoint 2010)

I have a (sandbox) solution with some custom forms. If I deploy it to a site that never had this solution installed before, everything works fine. However, every time I deploy it again, custom forms ...
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Get list of all features (installed and not active) on site? Trying to use FeatureDefinitions?

I have an issue trying to get all the installed (not activated) features in SharePoint 2010. I have one site and site collection and what I want to do is have one feature that activates all my ...
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How to add feature to web template

I have created a web template into my project. I have created a feature and add event receiver where I have added code to create custom list. Now I want to add this feature to the web template. How I ...
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Feature activation Object Reference error with ConfigurationManager

I am writing a feature, on activation it must create an entry in a list for every entry in a document library. I am using a webservice to get to the list which is on another sharepoint site. I am ...
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How do I update or add field in a list item so that the value is a space character

I am building an event handler. When items in a library on one server farm are updated or deleted, I take that information and ammend a list that resides on another site. I require that one of the ...
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How to activate content type on specific web?

I have site collection ex: http://microsoft.com/ and i got few child webs: http://microsoft.com/news/ http://microsoft.com/somethingelse/ <Elements xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/...
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Application DLL replaced sometimes in 14 Hives feature folder

I deploy Infopath forms using powershell script. After deployment, dlls of my deployed application appears in 14 hives/feature/guidfeaturefolder After some modifications when i deploy again the same ...
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Infopath 2010 Form Deployment - feature folder of 14 hives

I deploy Infopath forms using powershell script. After deployment, dlls of my deployed application appears in 14 hives/feature/guidfeaturefolder After some modifications when i deploy again the same ...
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Document Library item metadata

I have a document library that I create via a feature. I have events on the library for when a document is updated, added and while the document is deleting. When someone adds a document for the ...
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How to check is feature exists on web?

How can i check is feature exists? I mean not activated but accessible on current web. For example i have feature with some id and i need to check is package with this feature is deployed. Because ...
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Steps to Deploy multiple webparts with one feature

(SharePoint 2010) I have created 4 webparts each in their own solutions and they work great. How could I add each webpart to an empty solution and deploy them as one feature & have each web-part ...
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Results.aspx Page Layout Broken

I have deployed a custom branding project as a Feature, to a SharePoint 2010 Publishing site (Intranet) - just some stylistic tweaks and a custom master page. When I perform a search and land on the ...
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how are featureReference nodes in Package manifest related to featureIds

Our team is working on a solution with Sharepoint package having several features referenced in it. We noted that no new updates made to the solution (i.e. features added etc.) were reflecting upon ...
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Error on Feature Deactivation with Power Shell Script

I have written some code in my feature receivers on feature activation and deactivation for my SharePoint 2010 site. Basically some contents are added on feature activation and same are deleted when ...
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How do I configure styles and layout of a Summary Link Web Part using code?

I have successfully added a Summary Link Web Part as a feature and want to configure the styles and layout of it, including: The default style for new links The group header style The number of ...
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Grant permissions on documents in a document center based on the document ID

First of all let me start by saying that I'm not a professional SharePoint 2010 developer. I know some basics and read about how SharePoint is constructed and stuff, played with it a little, but it ...