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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Pass ID into URL for newform.aspx?

I have a display form and a list web part just below that. When users click "add new item" on that list web part, I would like for the values to automatically be populated. The url for the diplay ...
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How can I query usage of “following (site, people, doc, tag)” and Newsfeed?

I would like to track each user's usage on newsfeed and "following". I want to query out the number and then componse into a report monthly. Do you have suggestion on how to start? Thanks. Mark
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How to create an entry in user's newsfeed when listItem is created?

I need to create newsfeed post when user adds an Item to a particular list in sharepoint online. I tried remote event receivers, workflows and sandboxed solutions without any luck. Can someone point ...
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Youtube preview in on-premises Newsfeed

I've seen a couple of demos where people add a YouTube link to their newsfeed, and a Facebook style thumbnail with a video preview is displayed. The same thing happens on my Office 365 account. For ...
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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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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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How can I count the number of posts & comments in a SharePoint 2013 newsfeed?

I need to count the number of posts & comments in a SharePoint 2013 newsfeed webpart on a page in a site. At the moment I can't see how to do this via Site Settings -> Report or Site Settings -> ...
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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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Moving Discussion Boards, News Feed, Surveys SP 2013

We are using SharePoint 2013 and have to move Newsfeeds, Surveys and Discussion boards from one site collection to another. For discussion boards i found a very good script here on this page: Moving a ...
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How do I add an HTML News Ticker(Scrolling Text) in Sharepoint 2010

I am currently using SharePoint 2010 and I have a landing page which needs to display a News Ticker(Scrolling Text News Feed). Which part of the HTML code do I insert in the field provided when I go: ...
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Site Feed doesnt work on Blank Site

If I create a team site and add a site feed to it, it works. It shows the title: Newsfeed, and input box and the line that says "It's pretty quiet here. Invite more people to the site." When I create ...
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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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How do Newsfeed work? I need to backup the feed

I need to make sure the Newsfeed within a project site can be archived somewhere. In the future maybe users need the archived content. But I am not so sure how it work (it store in project site or My ...
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Using C#, how can I programmatically retrieve and post to the feed that appears on a community site?

I have created a site using the Community site template. I want to post to and retrieve the threads that appear on the main page. I have tried to use the SocialFeedManager class from the client ...
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Enlarge Newsfeed images on SharePoint 2013

I am a bit stumped why I have not found much information on this topic or why no one is asking the question. Maybe it is just not possible. My question being: Are you able to enlarge Newsfeed images ...
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Is it possible to have external content appear in news feed?

I have a SharePoint online environment and Social Cast running at work. The plan is to move the social aspect to SharePoint but what about all the content already in Social Cast? Is there some way to ...
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How to change sites,newsfeed,skydrive url?

personal sites, newsfeed and skydrive on the top bar to the right point to site collections on a webapplication on port 8001. I would like them to be on another web applcation on port 8005. I have ...
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newfeed items disappear

We have a 2013 farm with the social stuff enabled. People are complaining that whatever they post on newsfeed is being lost. I suppose that this is related to the distributed cache service, I read ...
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Socialfeed not showing notifications from certain sites

We are having a problem with SharePoint 2013 in multiple environments. A user choose to follow a site (say a team site or a user blog) by clicking the "Follow" button in the top right. The users gets ...
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Sharepoint 2013 -->Post asset library link to newsfeed

I want to post/embed links of files(video and document) from asset library to NewsFeed(SharePoint 2013). But when using GetPreview of link it gives null. String serverUrl = ...
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Multiple search webparts on one page possible?

I wanted to make the MySite look better for the users so I put a Standard ExistingCommunitiesWebPart on the MySite, specifically the Newsfeed page (default.aspx). The problem is that this WebPart ...
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Branding SkyDrive/Newsfeed (Mysite) in SharePoint Online

We're in the middle of a massive SP2007 to SharePoint Online migration and were able to successfully rebrand our portal site in the cloud. The only portion we're having trouble with is matching our ...
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Extract NewsFeed and use in a custom user control

Is it possible to use the news feed control in a custom user control page (ascx) ? I need only the message sender part of the newsFeed, which is displayed in following picture. So that I could send ...
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Personal Blog not sending notifications on comments from users?

I'm using SharePoint 2013 and I'm talking about the regular "Blog" each user can have on his/her MySite if activated. When commenting is enabled and other users comment on blog posts, the author does ...
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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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Posted notes on Newsfeed displayed incorrectly

I am finding it hard to find any information relating to how notes are posted onto newsfeeds with SharePoint 2013. In particular our mysite newsfeed is displaying notes used within libraries, blogs ...
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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 Newsfeed - Unable to access another user feed

I'm trying to access another user newsfeed (i.e. not the logged on one) via SSOM in order to generate a daily/weekly mail digest. However, I repeatedly get Microfeed Error 57 when calling GetFeed on ...
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News feed Sharepoint 2013

Cannot submit new posts to a MySites Newsfeed or to a MicroBlog on a Team Site in SharePoint 2013. "SharePoint returned the following error: Unexpected response from server. The status ...
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Access denied when uploading picture directly to newsfeed on teamsite

When trying to upload a picture directly within the Newsfeed on a teamsite I get "Sorry, this site hasn't been shared with you" and the upload is aborted. Adding pictures to the Newsfeed from mysite ...
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Tags & Notes not displaying on news feed

We are having issues with "Tags & Notes" not displaying on our MySite host news feed. I suspect it should state so and so has commented on this page. We are using "Tags & Notes" with our our ...
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Can a site newsfeed follow things?

If a site, such as the OOTB 2013 project site, has a newsfeed, can that newsfeed follow the same things that a users personal newsfeed can? For example can a site newsfeed follow all of it's subsites ...
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News feed customization

Is there possible to modify news feed webpart to display less information (to make it shorter)? And one more question - can I set alert to any new post or new topic on news feed? Not only my posts ...
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2013 - How come I do not see the suite links on my site?

I have created a new publishing site in SharePoint Server 2013 and there are no Suite Links (Newsfeed, SkyDrive, Sites) in the Suite Links bar. Is there some feature I need to enable to get them to ...
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SharePoint MySite - Changing the notification email

SharePoint 2013 sends a notification email when you first setup your MySite. Does anyone know how can we update this email template. I see one of the ways is to update following key in SPSCore.resx ...
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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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news on the public site

I'm looking for a designed app for a newsfeed window in my sharepoint public website. Could anyone write me a solution and the way of implementation of it ?
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News Ticker For multiple RSS Feeds

We are looking at putting a news ticker onto the front page of our site, we would like it to be a feed from various rss feeds on the site, so people can see what is happening on the site. I have found ...
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You don't have access to the newsfeed on the site

I have activated "Site Feed" feature on a Publishing Site and added Site Feed Web Part on one of its pages. I have added a feed (conversation) on the page. When I go to Newsfeed (mysite) and trying to ...
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Filtering based on # Tags Sharepoint 2013

I have created a Team Site in Sharepoint 2013 which has more than 20 Pages I have embedded NewsFeed With Every Page but My requirement is to have conversation at each Page with different Thread eg: ...
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How to implement a facebook like feed with comments and likes in SharePoint?

I require a web part in which feeds can be posted and users can comment and like on it.
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SharePoint 2010 Newsfeed settings for privacy

i hope you can help me with the following question: Who can see my Document or Workspace Activities in their newsfeed? A: Only colleagues who have access to the document or workspace B: All my ...
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Social collaboration in SharePoint

I am looking for a solution where people in my company can easily share short informatoin including images in Sharepoint. Basically I am looking for something sort of www.yammer.com like, but within ...
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Web Part displayed in another Web Part

I'm trying to build a "news feed" on my corporation's sharepoint site. I do not have access to the files that sharepoint creates, neither the original structure of the site. I am limited to using the ...
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Extending the ConsolidatedNewsFeedWebPart Newsfeed Web Part in order to render custom Activity Events in SharePoint 2010 MySites

The title says it all and I imagine this question will evolve as more people provide input. I will try to update with the current answer and/or working code for all to use. The question is about ...
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Customization of activity feed for new colleagues

Is it possible to customize the activity feed to the MySite NewsFeed when a new colleague is added? For example, change the domain\userid text to display the DisplayName instead? Thanks, Tom
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Unexpected Error for My Interests and Newsfeed Settings [closed]

While accessing My Site -> My Interests and Newsfeed Settings, I am getting this error: Error An unexpected error has occurred. Troubleshoot issues with Microsoft SharePoint Foundation. ...