A list of aggregated news items taken from user-defined sources that can be embedded on a page as a web part.

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Followed Sites and Documents issues

I changed the host URL of the web application used for My sites. Everything is working except for Followed sites and Followed Documents. They are still retaining the old links - new link is ...
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Unauthorized access on microfeed workflow error

I'm trying to create a workflow for a newsfeed and I'm having issues getting it to start. Workflow steps is to log message to history list, send email, and log sent message. I've used the same steps ...
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Announcement VS Newsfeed: what is better for internal corporate news?

I would like to know what you guys are using for internal news between announcements and newsfeed. With hashtags and mentions being activated in SP2013, it seems to me like either would work, but I'd ...
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How to delete another person's post from site newsfeed?

I have a site with newsfeed enabled (and subsites again with newsfeed enabled). How can I assign a person to be moderator of the newsfeed and delete other people's posts? Site collection admin cannot ...
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Newsfeed Posts show up in Search Center as “System Account”

I have the following issue with SharePoint 2013 and our Search Center / Newsfeed: When posting something in our MySite's Newsfeed it shows up within our Search Center's results. However the author ...
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Newsfeed is only accessible to site collection administrator

SharePoint 2013 newsfeed feature is accessible and working good for site collection administrators only. But for non-admin users it throw this exception: Exception Detail: SharePoint returned the ...
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Upload/Attach Video/Document Files in NewsFeed for MYSite

Can we attach/upload video or document file on NewsFeed Post like images can be uploaded and posted? Can this be achieved using OOB and how? How can I customize NewsFeed Webpart programmatically to ...
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SiteFeed WebPart Not Displaying- Sharepoint 2013

I am trying to add the newsfeed/sitefeed on the root site. I don't see the webpart available under social collaboration as this thread suggests. I followed the instructions and the sitefeed is active ...
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Email Notice to User When Newsfeed is Posted

I want to send an email to one or more users when a newsfeed is posted on a specific site. I have used examples to create the site workflow in Sharepoint Designer 2013. I have saved and published ...
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SharePoint 2013 newsfeed MUI dates formatting error

We are having a very strange issue with SharePoint 2013 newsfeed. The user has reported that dates in news feed posts are mixing languages in the my site host root page. In our environment we have 15 ...
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Social Web Analytics

What would you guys recommend is a good approach to reporting on social features in SP2013 (on premise)? I'm after statistics like total number of likes, comments, follows (by people, document, site) ...
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Generating an email alert for new post in site feed

I am working with sharepoint online 2013 and Sharepoint designer 2013. I wanted to generate an email alert for the Site Feed App. I wanted to send an email to a group of people with the posted ...
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How to show text in the news webpart in SP2013?

I have a SP2013 portal. I didnt build it, but there is a webpart with news articles in it. I see only the title and a read more hyperlink. I would like to show also the first 2 rows of the news ...
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Limit the amount of posts for Newsfeed (Site)

Newsfeed (within a site, as a microfeed) works really nicely on Sharepoint, except for the fact that I can't limit the Newsfeed webpart to a certain height (or number of posts). It looks like it is ...
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How news can be displayed as scrolling text?

I want to display news list as scrolling text(i.e. like marquee text) in my particular div. How can I achieve this?
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Show newsfeed posted to everyone, to a site collection newsfeed webpart

Can we display/show newsfeeds published as "shared with everyone" to a newsfeed/sitefeed webpart on a particular site collection? I know that if you follow a site, there you can post it by selecting ...
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SharePoint 2013 Newsfeed Following Publishing Pages

I got a issue with not being able to track changes to a Page on the MySite Newsfeed if im following it. If I follow a document (.docx etc) I get notified when the document has been changed. But not ...
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Show conversation link throws error in Newsfeed mentions tab for community conversation

I have replied to a post in the community discussion by mentioning someone name. The post got displayed in the user's newsfeed under the mention tab but when the user click on the show conversation ...
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How to add Newsfeed webpart to SharePoint 2013?

I cannot see it anywhere: neither in Edit -> Insert -> Web Part, nor Edit -> Insert -> App Part. Do I have to enable a certain Feature to be able to use Newsfeed?
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News Feed settings Showing error in SharePoint 2016 mysite

I am working in SharePoint 2016 Beta 2 version, in which I created my site host which is working correctly, but I am not getting how to configure News feed Settings. To see the error please refer ...
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Can I create multiple unique instances of the Newsfeed web part in Sharepoint 2013?

We've just been upgraded to Sharepoint 2013 and I am finding the Newsfeed feature to be very handy. So much, in fact, I would like to add a separate instance for the other non-interacting departments ...
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Editing Newsfeed contents - SharePoint 2013

I want to remove a document from my Newsfeed without removing it off the SharePoint site entirely. It's basically just a blank txt document that has brief instructions in the document name for when ...
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Newsfeed webpart with documents

I'm searching a web part that would display the latest news with several documents and a picture optionnally. I know that you can share documents in the Sharepoint's newsfeed but i'm searching a ...
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How to get newsfeed entries with powershell?

Is it possible to use powershell to get the latest newsfeed posts for a user? How can this be done?
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Followed #tags not showing in user newsfeed

If I follow a trending #tag and have not followed the site(s), but have read access to the sites it is used in, should the #tag usage be shown in my user profile news-feed?
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Add unread newsfeed updates counter to menu item

we have recently moved our newsfeed list away from the front page, due to confidentiality issues... It is now residing in its own newsfeed page - Is it possible to add a counter for unread newsfeed ...
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How to link to a file on a network share from SharePoint newsfeed?

Is it possible to post a clickable link to a file on a network share in SharePoint newsfeed? These formats don't work: x:\myfileshare\myfolder\myfile.xlsx \\myfileshare\myfolder\myfile.xlsx ...
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Multiple sitefeeds on one site

Is it possible to have 2 individual sitefeeds on the same site? I'd like to add a sitefeed to a seperate page which doesn't include content from the primary sitefeed. By default, SharePoint mirrors ...
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People tagging in Newsfeed not sending email notifcation

I was under the impression that if a user was tagged in the Newsfeed i.e. @carl that SharePoint 2013 would send a email to Carl telling him he was mentioned in the Newsfeed. I cant figure out where ...
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How to display the Newsfeed within a Web Part

I have page where I'd like to display the Newsfeed (My Site) of the user currently logged on? It's for a site where the community feature will be utilised so auto displaying the logged on users ...
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Sharepoint 2013 on prem newsfeed with multiple web applications

We have two web applications in the same farm, each having their own mysite host and user profile sync service. The newsfeed web part, however, still pulls data from both applications, but with empty ...
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SharePoint 2013 Activity Event in Newsfeed

I need to add custom notifications to the personal Newsfeed on people's MySites. I found several tutorials and code examples for SharePoint 2010 on the net and tried to do the same with SharePoint ...
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How can i remove items from microfeed list

How can i remove items from microfeed list?When i try to remove items there it says access denied I have farm admin priviledges and i am as admin in User Profile Service Application. Newsfeed ...
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Auto populate Share On Your Newsfeed Text

I have a requirement i want to auto-populate the text in the "Share on Your Newsfeed" textbox with some dynamic text. The background is we have a quiz and at the end of that we want user to share ...
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Unable to @Mention someone in other Forest/Domain unless I am following the person

Please note that this question refers to the @mention functionality within a newsfeed (any newsfeed) only. This does not in any way refer to the ClientPeoplePicker control in general. The client ...
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Combine multiple rss feeds into tabbed header

Hi i've looked around to see if this is possible and i'm not sure if it is. I've set up an area designated for RSS feeds on my Sharepoint site. How do you set it up so that each feed forms part of a ...
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NewsFeed Posts are not showing [duplicate]

Newsfeed Posts were working before but when I post anything and click on "Following" link my post disappears. My posts are visible in Activity tab but they are not visible on Following tab. I tried ...
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What function is called on SharePoint Post button click

I want to know what function is called when Sharepoint NewsFeed's Post button is clicked. I want to override or change it because it adds post image with wrong dimensions <button ...
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NewsFeed webpart of other users

The default newsfeed web part will show post of current users and the users he is following. Is it possible to create a webpart that will show posts of any specific user.
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Newsfeed Posts Disappear Suddenly

My post in the news-feed disappear after 1 min and trying to change the cache for the appfabric but it's not working and i stuck here how i can change this setting for my newsfeed ? i try the ...
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Newsfeed Posts Disappear

My post in the newsfeed disappear after 1 min and trying to change the cache for the appfabric but it's not working and i stuck here how i can change this setting for my newsfeed ?
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Hashtags in Newsfeeds show up as GUID

When posting and using a hashtag in both my test and production 2013 environments, the hashtag shows up as the tag GUID, rather than the hashtag itself. After a refresh of the page, the hashtag is ...
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How can you prevent users following your site?

I don't want a particular site being found by search, therefore stopping users without permission on that site from following it and seeing social feeds posted into there on their Newsfeed (which ...
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Post to Microfeed using SPD 2013 Workflow

I tried to create a new post in our Microfeed/newsfeed in Sharepoint 2013 using a Sharepoint Designer workflow. My idea was to create a list item in the list with the "Create item" action. When ...
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“Like” option in News feed is missing

I have a news feed web part in my home page. But, for some reason the "Like" option is missing and I cant find where to put this back. Can anyone help me? Thanks
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Get all replies to post in NewsFeed

I have a workflow that sends an email to users when a new post gets added to a newsfeed. From looking at the MicroFeed list I can see that column MicroBlogType contain a 2 for posts and a 4 for ...
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Server error in Sharepoint newsfeed 2013 when uploading image

Whenever i upload any image in share point 2013 newsfeed , the rest api for getting newsfeed(http://siteurl/_api/social.feed/my/news), it returns me "Request Error". Can anyone help ?
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Changing a users mention name

I have a user who was originally imported from AD with the first name Judith. She actually goes by Judy. When people mention her in their my sites newsfeed, they have to remember to type 'judi' ...
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Show Newsfeed from Sharepoint Blog on ASP.Net Site

My company has an asp.net site (Intranet). We'd like to incorporate a simple blog that can be shown on part of the intranet home page as a news feed. The actual blog doesn't need to be located within ...
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Hashtags in newsfeed not working for certain users

Normally, when you hover over a hashtag in a Newsfeed, that hashtag changes color to show you that its a clickable link that will lead you to relevant conversations where that tag has been mentioned. ...