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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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 ...