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Terminate corrupted workflows in powershell

What is wrong with this powershell script to terminate corrupted workflows? I've got this error: An error occurred while enumerating through a collection: Collection was modified; enumeration ...
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SharePoint warmup script implementation

I've implemented the SPWarmup script from Codeplex on development and production environment. This script (that can be found here https://spbestwarmup.codeplex.com/) is working well, when I run it ...
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Powershell where-object doesn't work

I have this Powershell code that works in 2013, but it doesn't work in 2010, although am using a functionality that supposed to work in 2010, my problem is with the where-object, it's not really ...
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How to compare field changes using powershell to iterate thru the version history

I need to be able to to notify users daily whenever an update to a list item has changed, and give them a list of fields that have been changed. I am using powershell to do this, and send out an ...
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Creating wiki pages using PowerShell

How to create a wiki page using PowerShell in Sharepoint? I have tried every example online without luck. Do we need to use XML code for it to work?
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Show or hide individual subsites using powershell

I want to show or hide subsite link from Parent site top navigation. e.g. from UI i can do it by Show or hide individual subsites and pages On the Site Actions menu, click Site Settings. On the ...
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Copy-SPSite is not recognized

I'm completely new to Sharepoint and was tasked with copying some new sites. However when I opened Sharepoint Management Shell and typed "Copy-SPSite", it displayed the following message Also, the ...
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Restore backup to new SharePoint 2010 server

this issue is piggybacking on a previous Issue I had. I just set up a new SharePoint server for testing purposes, and I want to import the back ups of our production server for obvious reasons. ...
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What's up with the three bytes at the beginning of these SharePoint files?

I've been playing with SharePoint files in PowerShell, and I've notice three bytes at the beginning of most files (forms and master pages): $web = Get-SPWeb ... $masterFolder = ...
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Missing operation name or the operation name is invalid

I run the following power shell command inside SharePoint 2013 power shell window:- PS C:\Windows\system32> stsadm -o gl-fixpublishingpagespagelayouturl -url "http://gvstg01/wikilibrary/52" -scope ...
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Updating a SharePoint list using export-spweb powershell

I have a list in two different sites. Those lists data has to be in sync. But somehow my content guys forgot to do that. What happens when i import the list from one site to another site which ...
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Replicate site collection with a different URL and retain its content

I have a site collection that is published externally and is constantly getting updated with newer versions of files. The business has a requirement where we need some external users to only see ...
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Delete the defualt folder in sharepoint 2013

i have used the below scripts to delete the folder in sharepoint 2013 This folder is generated by while creating my site which always creates the same folder name in the "Documents" Document ...
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Delete the default folder in sharepoint 2013 using powercell [duplicate]

whenver im creating mysite each user aving default folder in document lib. Shared with every one. so my requirement is to delete the "shared with every one" folder in all my site. is there any ...
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Powershell send email from email field in csv

I have construct powershell to get sitecollection information. What i am trying to achieve is to get all email address of site owner email address and secondary owner email address and put in the CC ...
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Powershell return properly the selected value from multi-choice field

In my powershell script I want to fetch the value of a mulit-choice-field in a sharepoint list. The problem is that although the value is returned, it is encased in ;# - for example, I would receive ...
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check if list has already been created

I've written a bit of powershell for creating a list just wondering how add say an if statement to check if its already been created. In Client side not server side here is my code : param( ...
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create wiki pages in site pages library using powershell

Create Wiki Pages in site pages library using Power shell in sharepoint 2010. Please help.
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Upgrade Sharepoint 2013 solution

I have a Sharepoint solution installed. I want to install a newer version of the solution as an upgade which I did using : Update-SPSolution –Identity MySolutionName.wsp –LiteralPath ...
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How to register a new SharePoint App using PowerShell (instead of appregnew.aspx)?

I'm uploading my SharePoin Provider Hosted App and installing everything via PowerShell, but the only thing that I cannot find is if it's possible to register a new app using a PowerShell command ...
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How to use CSOM/Powershell to update list item(s) in O365 from CSV

Not a programmer, but need to get a job done. Using Powershell and CSOM I've found examples and been able to import CSV into a list as new items. That is working. Here is a code snippet I'm using ...
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Revert Restore-SPFarm

We have a SharePoint test server and SharePoint live server. They are on the same network The administrator for each is the same Active Directory account. I know this is wrong but as a programmer ...
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New-SPWOPIBinding Cannot Contact Office Web Apps Farm

I'm trying to attach my sharepoint dev enviroment to a OWA server. I've got the Web apps server up and running and serving our live enviroment with no problems. I want to bind our dev platform to the ...
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Customize a webpart directly added to pagelayout

I have a page layout with embedded web parts. These web parts are not added in any web part zones. I want to edit properties of the web-part but when I edit the page I cannot see any way of doing it. ...
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Access powershell variable in next command- Can not convert the value of type “System.String” to type xxx

How to execute both commands in powershell. I get below error. I want to access $ Db in next powershell command. $ Db = Get-SPBusinessDataCatalogThrottleConfig-Scope ThrottleType Items ...
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The term 'Get-SPBusinessDataCatalogThrottleConfig-Scope' is not recognized as t he name of a cmdlet, function, script file, or operable program

If you are working with a larger external list (more than 2000 items) in dev environment it works perfectly, but when you work in production environment, it throws error Unable to display this Web ...
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How to add User as Farm Admin

I am trying to deploy a SharePoint web part (deployed on a SharePoint 2007 server) to a new SharePoint 2010 server. I am connected to it via Remote Desktop Connection. When I run (as admin) Windows ...
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Can't update SPField through PowerShell - object has been updated by another user since it was last fetched

I get the following error when trying to update the choices for a Site Column: "The object has been updated by another user since it was last fetched." I get this error if I try to add a new choice ...
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Update managed metadata Multi Value

I have a list which uses a managed metadata column, that is configured to have multiple values. I need to update the particular items in the list which have a specific term, and change it. For ...
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Export a list definition to text file or script?

Is there any reasonable way to export a list definition to a text file or script so it can be used to create a new list after some tweaks to the column names, and the addition of some additional ...
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different version error when restoring a SharePoint site collection

So I created a new single farm SharePoint server for testing purposed (we currently had a live production farm but no testing server). I am trying to restore the back ups of the live server to the ...
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Save as template PowerShell

As in my previous question : Upload site template PowerShell I tried to upload a saved Site Template (.wsp file) to my new Site the way i can create new subsites based on this Site template, when i ...
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SharePoint 2010 PowerShell command get required parameters

I am new to powershell and I want to validate a tricky rule. Let's assume I enter Get-SPSite as command and it may have required params as well. Assume Identity is required Params for Get-SPSite ...
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Need help using powershell to create list items

I based my code from this example it stated it had the ability to create list items with attachments from existing list items in a new list. I liked this example because I would like to archive old ...
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SharePoint group not visible

I created a new SharePoint group using UI. I do not see the group using: $web.Groups | select Name Why? (I need to access to the group by CSOM but the group is not found)
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PowerShell command prints the value rather than executing

I have written a power shell command to achieve a specific function and I'm new to power shell. That should perform the action and I'm pretty sure I have entered exact working command. But when I try ...
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Unable to remove app from SharePoint 2013 site

I've seen this problem in several places in our dev and test implementation of SharePoint 2013. Especially in sites where there has been a lot of testing where people uninstall and install apps. The ...
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Sharepoint Online and Powershell SPDocumentLibrary

I was wondering if it is possible to update a Sharepoint List versioning using powershell. I have attempted to load the SPDocumentLibrary class into powershell by using ...
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Powershell - write-host color not working

I know it's trivial to use colours in scripting, but it does help if you have tons of outputs. I have the following script and would like to change the colour of the output depending on the result. I ...
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Upload site template PowerShell

I am using SharePoint 2013 and i want to create some spweb from a site template... I have created a site and added my desired content and i saved that site as template, then went to solution gallery ...
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Get webpart properties from previous version of webpart page

I am facing a problem in SharePoint 2010. I am trying to get webpart properties from previously published version of page using powershell script. e.g. If a page is checked-in and has version 5.2. I ...
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How do you start a sharepoint 2013 list workflow in powershell?

I'm trying to figure out how to use powershell to start a list workflow. I found a few sites that give examples for sharepoint 2010 workflows, but only one for sharepoint 2013 workflows here. ...
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configure and inherit top link navigation for site collections

I Have a bunch of site collections in SharePoint online and I want them to have the same top navigation links. Is it possible to configure this in some way that they inherit the navigation form the ...
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How can I use NameIdentifier Claim for trusted identity provider?

I am trying to setup a custom trusted identity provider in SharePoint. The provider issues a claim of type http://schemas.xmlsoap.org/ws/2005/05/identity/claims/nameidentifierto uniquely identify the ...
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How do I get a content type's parent name via powershell?

I am attempting to write a powershell script to pull content type names applied to lists, and their respective parent content type name. Unfortunately, I seem to have run into a hurdle - whenever I ...
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Power shell script to get custom site columns and content types

We are planning for migrating from sharepoint 2010 - 2013 and we would like to export all custom site columns and content types in a .csv file. Also we would like to know which sites are using these ...
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Powershell - Delete / remove all site collection under a spesific managed path

I've created a managed path for my team sites - called "workspaces". All team sites Have been created under the same managed path. ex: http://awesome.com/workspaces/teamsite1 ...
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How to create WebApplication with claims based authentication using Kerberos in PowerShell in SP2013

I want to create WebApplication in PowerShell (SharePoint 2013) with the recommended claims based authentication and using Kerberos (instead of default NTLM). Based on the documentation I used command ...
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Adding lists with powershell. Visible in site contents but not $web.lists?

I've written a powershell script to create a batch of lists. The script does the following: Creates the library. Creates SharePoint groups. Changes the library name to replace spaces with ...
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spadminV4 which could not be contacted in deployment

I have Sharepoint 2013 and Powershell deployment. I execute muy ps1 script in SPS01 machine. Farm servers are SPS01, SPS02, SPS03, SPS04. User for deploy is UserInstallerMoss , it's Farm ...