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Update Workflow with PowerShell

I have a MOSS 2007 environment which we are upgrading to SharePoint 2013. I have a lot of Designer Workflows in 2007 that usually involve simple activities like sending mail. However some of the mail ...
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PowerShell try catch

I need you help Im using the next script: How to get all groups within all webs in SharePoint 2010 using Powershell The script perfectly, but some user can not be found, so I'm trying to control the ...
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Cannot return any SharePoint 2013 list or library data via PowerShell - no errors, no data displayed

I want to update some documents metadata (several thousand) in SP2013. Simple do it with a PS script, I'm new to PS but not to programming and there are loads of examples out there - it can't be hard ...
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Removing permissions from a sharepoint folder in a for loop

I am trying to remove all the permissions from folders in sharepoint using a powershell script but only some of the permissions are being removed. When I manually run the powershell commands I can ...
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Unable to update the User Information list using Powershell

I am using the following Powershell script for updating User Information List in SP2013 environment. I am a member of Administrators group and also Site collection administrator. $Site = Get-SPSite ...
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Powershell - get a list of all the document libraries for a web application including content types - output to csv

I have following code and it works great. However, business unit now wants to see content types for each document library. Most document libraries come with Document and Folder content types. Now, ...
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Get all the document libraries where IsContentTypeAllowed is enabled

I am using this PowerShell code to get a list of document libraries where allow content type is enabled. But it does not return anything. Get-SPWeb http://intranet.site.net | Select ...
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SPO Retrieve HasUniqueRoleAssignements property using Powershell

I am trying to retrieve HasUniqueRoleAssignements property for multiple SharePoint Online lists using Powershell. I can do it for each one in SharePoint on-premises: ...
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Exclude users whose names contain

I am trying to automate my O365 licensing and have had some success, but I am not sure how I can accomplish the following... I have users who I do not wish to license and they all share the value ...
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Powershell changes are not affected in Web UI

Not the first time I noticed that sometimes PowerShell changes are not seen in UI. By example this script: # change web description example Start-SPAssignment -Global $myWeb = Get-SPWeb ...
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Get search service Application name via PowerShell

I'm trying to write some automated scripts to update the web.config, is it possible?
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CSOM powershell to update search navigation sharepoint 2013

I am wanting to write some client side powershell to update the search navigation on global search. I have found many examples of this with server side but none using client side. anyone with any ...
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Can't create search service application in powershell

I'm working on creating a SP2013 search service application based on Todd Klindt's work (http://www.toddklindt.com/blog/Lists/Posts/Post.aspx?ID=378). It worked down to the line ...
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Why do I get this error creating a web part page in Sharepoint 2010?

The following appears to be the way to create a web part page in Sharepoint 2010 using Powershell: $web = Get-SPWeb http://somesite $pWeb = ...
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How do I move a list item to the owner's recycling bin?

I have a need to run a PowerShell script against a list that deletes items older than 15 days. I have the script written, as well as user notifications, however I am puzzled as to how I can recycle ...
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get all the child terms from a parent term

I am trying to get all the child terms from a parent term from my termset. $Group = $termStore.Groups["grp1F"] write-host Connection made with group - $Group.Name $termset = $Group.termsets["ts1"] ...
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Unable to add link in the Summary Links web part by power shell script

I want to add links to the summary link web part using the power shell script. I have found a script for it on this link, but is it not working as per the requirement. I have a publishing website and ...
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License users in O365 with PowerShell

Might be the wrong forums for this topic but someone might have a direction to point me in... Looking for guidance on how I can set user licenses in O365 as they are enabled or disabled in my on ...
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Get List Item details from the changelog in PowerShell

I am trying to manage a changelog in a Sharepoint Online custom task list with Powershell and CSOM. I can get changes in a list from the below code and retrieve details like Update type and Update ...
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Powershell DownloadFile(,) command giving 403 - Forbidden error

I am using Powershell DownloadFile(,) command for reading a .csv file from a document library in SharePoint 2013 site. When i ran the code on my DEV environment, it ran properly. The DEV environment ...
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Add AD group to SharePoint Online using REST API

Is it possible to add an AD group into SharePoint. I've created a user group in the Office 365 portal, which appears to be stored in AD. Is there a way of searching for this AD group and adding it. ...
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Install app for SharePoint using PowerShell - permissions on user profiles

I'm trying to install our app using the PowerShell and after running the application I get an error while accessing the user profile data. We are using the following permissions in our app: ...
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How to get SharePoint Online list url using Powershell?

I can retrieve a title $list.Title, but a title is not the same as url. In C# I can get list.DefaultViewUrl, which doesn't seem to be an option in Powershell. I found this solution with ...
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SP2013 - <nativehr>0x80070003</nativehr><nativestack></nativestack>

I successfully restored a backup from another farm a few of weeks ago using restore-spsite. I had to delete that site collection, now I want to restore it again with that same backup file. The 2 ...
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Export large list to excel through powershell

We can successfully migrate a list to the excel through power-shell, but if a list is having 1 Lakh of data then can we transfer through power-shell? Is there any restriction on number of list items ...
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Deploy a file to the “Forms” folder of a Document Library using Powershell

I am dynamically building up a file that I then want to upload to SharePoint 2013 using PowerShell. I want to upload this file into the "Forms" folder of a Document Library - So not into the Document ...
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Using list items to create sites programatically

I am looking to programatically create sites based on items in a SharePoint list. The list has 4 columns, Name, Email, ManagerName, ManagerEmail. The aim is to use PowerShell to create a foreach ...
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Delete items from document library based on criteria just like WHERE clause in SQL statement

Is there a way to delete items from a document library based on some criteria for e.g. delete all documents whose created date is less than 1/1/2012. I know it can be done through code but I am ...
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What is proper way to dispose after getting audit entries?

I'm cleaning up our audit logs exporting to a local disk for archiving. The logs are so big I can only export about a half a month at a time. The script I wrote works fine, but I'd like to automate ...
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SharePoint microfeed cant be migrated?

I just used a 3rd party software to migrate Project sites data from 1 SharePoint site to another. Worked like a charm except for the microfeed. The tool doesn't support migration of microfeed. Anybody ...
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Unable to send email from SSIS(Script Task) package to SharePoint 2013 Document Library

I am trying to send an email from a SSIS package to a SharePoint 2013 Document library. I am using a Script Task for this. The code I am using is as follows. public void Main() { String Sender = ...
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Import-csv command to read a CSV from Document Library is giving error

I am trying to read a CSV file from a SharePoint 2013 Document Library. I am using following Powershell command for this. Import-csv "\\ServerName\sites\SiteName\MyDocumentLibrary\MyCSVFile.csv" ...
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Issue while exporting site

We are facing an error while exporting a site: The object of type Web and URL that was configured as part of the Export Settings does not exist. Verified the below options: Ran the Powershell ...
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CSOM And FieldURLValue Error

I am trying to set a URL Field to update the Description and every time i run this ClientSide (via Powershell) I get the following error Exception calling "ExecuteQuery" with "0" argument(s): ...
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Calculating Content Organizer Destination

I want to find a way to calculate (using powershell) the final destination of an item in a document library. This little snippet is what I'm trying to do but it keeps saying that it doesn't contain ...
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Uninstalling farm solutions, will not remove the related site collection features

I am facing a problem which I cannot understand how to fix it. Now I have installed third party tools inside my SharePoint 2013 server. Then I wanted to remove them, so i went to "Central ...
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Disable inline editing sharepoint 2013 through powershell

I have migrated a sharepoint 2010 list with inline editing enabled to sharepoint 2013 and now this setting is not viewable through the GUI, thus I cannot disable it. Is there a powershell cmdlet for ...
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Executing PowerShell script from SharePoint 2013 WebPart

I've been trying to execute my powershell code from a button click on a SharePoint Webpart. I came across this solution on a forum post. private string RunScript(string scriptText){ Runspace ...
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Activate Site Publishing Features via Powershell for SharePoint 2010 throws exception

We are having trouble activating the Publishing Site Features via Powershell. The 2 features we are trying to activate are: PublishingSite PublishingWeb We are executing the following Powershell: ...
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Copy value from one field to another in large list

I have a larger list (~6000 items) that I want to copy values from one field to another. Is there an easy way to do this? I'm guessing there is a REST or PowerShell way, but only have limited ...
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Field name already exists

All I have backed up a sharepoint site and restored to another environment. I have a specific list which I want to update the default value of a hidden field in powershell I found the field, set ...
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Get list changes in Sharepoint Online

I am using CSOM library through Powershell to get a list of changes made to a list in Sharepoint Online. I am stuck while creating an object for the changecollection. Not sure how to get the data that ...
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Powershell understanding piping with Get-SPSite/Get-SPWeb?

I wanted to get a list of all webs within a web application. By accident I wrote the following: $webapp = "http://mywebapp" $webapp | Get-SPSite | Get-SPWeb So, this returned fantastic results, ...
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Setting a Document Sets Columns via Powershell

I have been trying to create multiple Document Sets using Powershell from a csv file. The script creates the Document Sets with the correct Name but doesnt set them up with the Metadata needed for ...
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how to move multiple documents from one to another list in SharePoint 2013?

Can any one give me an example,how we can move the documents from 1 list to another list and also from site collection1 list to another site collection2 list. Please help on this.
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How to find the size of all documents in sharepoint 2013

I'm trying to get the file size of all documents - i.e. pdf, word, xls, etc. I would like to exclude pages, but it's of a minor importance. I have tried the powershell solution in ...
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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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PowerShell script doesn't appear to work as scheduled task

I have a Pscript for clearing and repopulating a Sharepoint 2010 list. It works fine when run manually. I set it to run as a scheduled task, and the history shows it as running successfully, but the ...
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Create Audit Log Script w/ Custom Dates

The following PowerShell script pulls all the content from a specified SharePoint site and creates an audit log for all versions and dates. My Question is how would I implement a Start/End date? For ...
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How do you get Group/Permissions information for a subsite (that breaks inheritance) on a SharePoint Online Site Collection using Powershell

tl;dr version: Ultimately I can get a list of all Groups for a given Site Collection, but I can't tell which groups give access to which sites. Which is to say that, for a given subsite that has ...