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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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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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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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it's possible to give a line break in Newsfeed Post? (via powershell)

New post provisioned via powershell script to a Newsfeed: $site = Get-SPSite "siteurl" $ServiceContext = Get-SPServiceContext $site $ProfileManager = new-object ...
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Site restore breaks old Newsfeed posts

In 2013 we're seeing a consistent issue when restoring, copying, or moving sites around. All of the Newsfeed posts come over after the operation, but they can't be further commented on, "Liked", or ...
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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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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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“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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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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How to reverse GrantAccessToProcessIdentity(“Domain/User”)?

In our SP2013 on-premise farm, we have two web applications. One for standard team sites and one for MySiteHost. These 2 web application are running under two different IIS app pool with two different ...
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Microfeed web part / My Site News Feed 2013 customization

Based on my readings, the microfeed web part is located in Microsoft.SharePoint.Portal.WebContols.MicrofeedWebPart Anyone know where to find the ascx.cs file for this web part control? I need 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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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 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 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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MySite Newsfeed: Follow without Permission

Users can see Newsfeeds from pages they follow even without access permission to the page. When a user follows a page and afterwards his access permission is revoked he can still see all old and new ...
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NewsFeed text boxes - slow typing performance in Chrome

My users who are running Chrome are finding that making a post on the newsfeed to be quite painful because as they type into the text boxes the text they are typing frequently does not appear until ...
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Following a tag profile doesn't update newsfeed

We are using Sharepoint 2013 and when we upload a document and go into its Tags and Notes, we add a keyword: awesome. I can then click on the tag, go to its profile page, and select 'Follow' so that ...
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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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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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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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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. ...
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How to fetch Linkedin Post in sharepoint site

I am trying to get Linkedin post in my sharepoint site. For this is there any app available in sharepoint 2013 or i need to use api ..please share step by step process. It will be helpful. Thanks ...
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Why does altering the height attribute for the input box on a sitefeed web part break its validation?

I'm working on a solution for a client which includes a newsfeed web part on the site homepage. For some reason the character limit for a newsfeed post isn't being enforced, by which I mean the ...
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Can you follow a calendar?

I see that you can set up to be emailed for alerts on a calendar, but as our organization is trying to dissuade users from using email for business processes and use Sharepoint for their one stop shop ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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

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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Newsfeed followers and followed count

I am using the NewsFeed SharePoint. I did several tests and I did find one problem. In my Intranet has multiple profiles, the profile "A" contains six followers and nine followed. But when I'm with ...
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How to modify newsfeed page in sharepoint using sharepoint designer

I need to add login user image in place of search-box top-left corner in news feed.Is it possible to do,If so how can i do it.Where should I modify it?
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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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Including tag from discussion and newsfeed

How can I retrieve posts containing a specific tag from Discussions and Newsfeed? I have a page in which I can filter posts based on specific tagID. Here's the query I'm using: ...
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Newsfeed webpart not working properly when using AAM, need advice/help

I have a webbapplication with two urls in the AAM default zone like this: Binding in the webbapp for https://url2.domain.com is done as well. I also tried the below setup but the behaviour is the ...
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how to fetch newsfeed from social network

I am creating an AppPart which should fetch Newsfeed from Facebook or twitter or some social network. I tried the following code ClientContext clientContext = new ...
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Newsfeed posts to followed site not syncing to My Site newsfeed (SP2013)

Posts made to the newsfeed on our main site collection (Home) are not syncing to the My Site newsfeed of those who "Follow" the site. However, posts to followed newfeeds on subsites of the site ...
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Daily email with newsfeed

I think the newsfeed on a mysite is one of the most important things in SharePoint 2013, because here i can see 'what's goin on'. So, i was thinking, for all those colleagues who didn't have time to ...
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Using Newsfeed as Employee Gratitude - default functionality?

I have activated the Site Feed feature on our publishing site based on this Answer: How to add Newsfeed webpart to SharePoint 2013? My client would like to leverage the OOB NewsFeed webpart so ...
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How can I add a newsfeed from a subsite to a page?

I have a site (A) with two subsites (B and C). Subsites B and C both have newsfeeds. I am trying to display the newsfeeds of B and C on a page on site A. This is all SharePoint 2013 and I haven't had ...
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Adding a site feed in sharepoint 2007

I'm using Sharepoint 2007 and would like to add a 'feed' to my site insofar as i would like it to be a newsfeed alerting the viewer to an upcoming event etc. is this an RSS feed? I cannot find ...
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Software for blogging / company news

Looking for an experts point of view. My company uses SharePoint for just about everything internal. We would like to integrate our company news/blog with our existing SharePoint architecture. I'm ...
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Following Sites and People - is their a hierarchy?

If I'm following a person, but not a specific site and that person posts to the site newsfeed, should I be able to see the post in the "Following" section of My Newsfeeds (on My Page)?
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AllTasks.aspx Freezes

In SharePoint Online, newsfeed, the Tasks link freeze everytime i try to go to AllTasks.aspx It keeps refreshing the page a few times then crashes. I have tryied with every browsers, update office ...
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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 ...