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Error occurred in deployment step 'Activate Features': Cannot complete this action

In my SharePoint 2013 solution (created from visual studio), I created a project that contains all the artifacts form my solution: I put in this project custom fields, custom content types as well as ...
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How to display item count of specific folder in list

I have a list, which has some columns including title and URL. URL column directs to specific folder related to list item. I want to add one more column in list, which would display items' count of ...
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Better way to do employee Directory

Right now I have a simple custom list with username (People lastname (simple text work# (text Home# (text alt email (text I Just realized I could do username (People Lastname (People Display ...
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Copy of a sharepoint list ,with all items

How do i make a copy of an entire list with 500000 millions items ? Can anyone provide me a powershell script or workaround ? I tried renaming the list , but the internal name of list doesnt get ...
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Enable Drag&Drop in Overlayed Calendars | SP2010

I'm trying to find a way to enable users to use the standard Sharepoint Calendar Drag&Drop function for overlayed calendars as well. For now, Users can only Drag&Drop events that are in the ...
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Custom site column is in the list view, but is missing in newform.aspx

I've created a list programmatically with two site columns (title, name (peoplepicker)) The list show both site columns but when I try to create a new item only the title will show, "name" (people ...
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Sharepoint 2013: no attachment column available

I am having the same issue as here, but I have no "list" option in the ribbon, and therefore no "list settings" option. I am working on a list, but I am baffled by why there is no "attachment" column ...
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Add New & Edit Form to List via C#

I have a project that needs to associate custom New and Edit forms with list instances. The lists are not part of the project, but the custom forms are. I currently deploy them to ...
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Powershell - get all default values for a document library

I am attempting to write a powershell script that will iterate through all document libraries and provide me with the default values for specific columns. I am successfully iteration through the ...
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Error occurred in deployment step 'Activate Features': Object reference not set to an instance of an object: feature receiver error

I cretaed a Visual web part in SP 2013. It needs a SharePoint list. So wrote below code in web part feature receiver. When I deploy the solution I get error says Error occurred in deployment step ...
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How do I create a list from a template and create all views with Powershell?

I am trying to imitate the process of creating a list from a template in the UI by using a Powershell script. When you create a list from a template with the UI, all of the original list's views are ...
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Create multiple alerts for multiple lists at once

Creating an alert to be notified of changes in a list is a 5-6 clicks process in Sharepoint 2013. Our users need to subscribe to 30-40 lists so is there a way to do it "all at once" or somehow reduce ...
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How to fix [today] and [now] in a list

I have the following issue: we use a SP list to send information through the steps of the process. On each step somebody adds information into the list, next person receives it, adds his own part of ...
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Custom Timer Job to pull Oracle Data to update a SharePoint list

I have an issue where I need to pull a daily feed from a oracle db into a SP list. Each day would create a new item in said list. I've been successful in connecting to several databases before ...
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How do you validate a column only if it's new item being added?

I recently added validation to a field which works great. =[Arrival Date]>=TODAY()-5 However, I ran into an issue when an employee is editing an older item to update the "Status" but it's not ...
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How to build a contact list?

How to build a sharepoint contact list (name, phone, email, pictures) that automatically syncs with user profile or active directory? Also, can it be where when I input a account and it populates the ...
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Creating a link between an Excel spreadsheet and a list

I have a query regarding something I’m not sure is possible. Hopefully somebody can tell me whether that is the case or not. We have an Excel document that we issue to suppliers after an audit, ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Find list elements

We recently migrated our SharePoint installation from a testing/demo setup to our production server, and after much cursing and head scratching we more or less got it work like it used to on the ...
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SharePoint 2013 Quick Edit Header Issue

I am using Quick Edit view to add data in list. but when i entered more data like more than 10 or 15 then i can not see header of the column. so i need to scroll up the page and again scroll down to ...
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Customizing details page link in BCS list or custom details page redirection with SarePoint 2013

I'm having fun with Sharepoint 2013 and studio 2013, just started dev few months ago -) I have some external lists pointing to external content type, I would like to redirect to a custom detail page ...
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How to retrieve all items from a list by javascript object model and store it to array

I'm new to JavaScript Object Model in SharePoint 2010 and want to get some idea of that. I wrote below code to get all list items of a SharePoint library. This works fine and return all items. But I ...
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Autogenerated column in sharepoint List

I have a list with a column by name S.No I need to autogenerate this column with this format 1000,1001,1002 etc ex: item 1=1000 item 2=1001 item 3=1003 any one assist me its urgent
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How to build a product list for product ID?

I have about 20 vendor libraries with productID, price, additional fields. I can't combined the document libraries into one because it will get really big (20-30k). All I need is to have productID ...
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Autopopulated list column with values from another column?

Please let me know if there is an easier way to do this.. I am attempting to perform an "OR" filter. I need to able to search a list by either the Title column or the Description column. I'm using ...
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Document Set lookup error

I have what seems like a minor bug when setting up a new document set. I've created a new content type based on a document set. One of the columns in the document set is a look up to a supplier list. ...
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Customising the style of a document library/list

I am trying to change the default styling for some of my document libraries and lists. I've got a decent understanding of CSS and HTML, but never in the SharePoint sphere. What is the best way in ...
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List formula date conditional not working

I have a list that takes an Open Date and adds 90 days to set a due date: =[Open Date]+90 However, many of the Open Dates are years old. I've been asked to change it so that dates created before ...
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Creating/editing Sharepoint 2013 columns with VS2013

Firstly, I'm very new to SharePoint, just the 6th day working with this powerful tool. The problem I'm facing which I can't solve is how to edit for example existing attachment column for list for ...
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How to change list's display name in site contents?

I need to change the display name of one of my lists, which is showing in the site contents. I'm deploying it from my visual studio project. eg. My list's name is "TermsOfUse". I need to retain the ...
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List Validation Settings

I am trying to create a list validation rule that works for more than 1 argument. I have 2 dates as input, DATE1 AND DATE2, and a third date which is used to check that the first 2 have not expired, ...
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Skipping blank cells when using concatenate in a list's calculated column

I am using Concatenate in a calculated column to combine information from two columns in a list like this =CONCATENATE(A2, ", ",B2," feet"). Can you help me with a formula that would leave the field ...
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Filtering a grouped list via the URL - Rows excluded from the filter showing if group contains filtered rows

I am attempting to filter a list that is grouped by a field using parameters in the URL. My url is ?FilterName=Status&FilterMultiValue=Approved;Review As far as I know, this should return the ...
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Document list inside div problem

I have document list web part on my page. That list is placed inside a div. When the list is placed inside the div, the drag and drop features stops working. They are working just fine when the list ...
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Formatting the date after outputting from list

I have outputted a date type from a list of mine like so while (listItemEnumerator.moveNext()) { var oListItem = listItemEnumerator.get_current(); ...
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Modify Upload.aspx for a Document Library

I need to modify the upload.aspx for a document library. I have a requirement where for example I have following fields: 1) Title 2) category(lookup) 3) Body( Rich Text Field) 4) File(document field) ...
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Can blog post be exported to a Word doc and retain formatting?

I am both new to this company, and relatively new to SharePoint. We are using a blog to collaborate on "items". As part of the collaboration process, formatting -- such as text color, ...
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Creating separate pages for list items

I’m looking to see whether there is an easier way to automate a task I am currently going to have to end up doing manually. I have a list which contains all of the companies suppliers, I then have ...
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List provision order on deployment

I have a generic list with just title fields. I'm trying to have another list use a lookup column to list each item. If I add the lookup to second list after deployment it works. But if I simply ...
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Can I search on metadata of my list or document library?

I am using sharepoint 2010. I have created a custom list and a custom document library. They have the same metadata fields (also metadata field and lookup fields). When I go to the list or document ...
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Is there something between a document library and a list?

I am using sharepoint 2010. I would like to create something where I can upload documents, and can upload items without a document. I know it is possible to create a list and add attachment to an ...
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query a calendar not working

I am trying to query a calendar where it only returns the next event(so the item in the calendar that is closest to todays date including todays date), but I am running into some issues. It is ...
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Show attachment in Linked List

I linked two SharePoint lists. They are joined by column ID (like a foreign key). When I click the Display Item of List #2, it also includes the fields of List #1. But I can't figure out how to ...
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Understanding list view threshold (I expected an exception)

I created a list with numerous lookup columns (more than 12) and many many list items (more than 30.000). The "All List Items" view works perfectly. This is expected However I expected a sorting on ...
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“List does not exist…” while adding webpart on home page

I create a very simple list and then try to add a webpart of newly created list to home page of my site. It gives me the strange error of: List does not exist. The page that you selected contains a ...
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Linking an Excel document to a List

I have an excel document which is sent daily to me. I have a SharePoint List that is then update daily by me with all the excel documents information (complete overwrite each day). The list is used ...
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Output all comment versions within CQWP

I currently have a list which contains a text field for comments, versioning is enabled and the comments field is set to "Append Changes to Existing Text", so that we can capture and maintain multiple ...
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change NavigateForFormsPages value to true using CSOM

I'm searching for a way to change NavigateForFormsPages property using CSOM but no luck till now. Anyone has idea to do it using CSOM
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Timezone question for list items?

I have a sharepoint which is accessed and modified by different people around the world. So when ever a list item is created in the sharepoint the list item modified date should contain that locations ...
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How does the look up function work?

I currently have two lists: List #1 have the fields country and colour (and several other fields that are irrelevant) List #2 have the field colour (and several other fields that are irrelevant) So ...
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How to make a copy of a SharePoint 2007 List library

May I know how to make a copy of a SharePoint 2007 List library on the same site without saving as a template? Example: I have a SharePoint 2007 List library named 'Work Request' under a site ...