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Powershell - Function to retrieve all items from a list

I'm just getting started with Powershell and am trying to write a reusable script that lets me get all items from an arbitrary list: function Get-SPItems { <# .SYNOPSIS Get all ...
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How to get the trigger keywords of a query rule through PowerShell

I'm attempting to export all query rules for a provided URL to a csv file via PowerShell. I have this working about 80%, the last piece I need is to find the keywords or terms that actually trigger ...
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Programatically determine who created a site collection

Is there a way, preferrably with Powershell, to determine who created a site collection? I'm not interested in who the site collection admins are, but who the actual creator of the site collection was....
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extract block issue preupgradecheck

I run an stsadm -o preupgradecheck in ps1 file function test (){ try{ $cmd=stsadm -o preupgradecheck } catch{ Write-host -ForegroundColor Red ($_.Exception.Message) } } test I wander how can I ...
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Powershell Script With Error Log

With The help of this forum I am able to Write The following Script Using powershell which downloads bulk data from SharePoint with Metadata in CSV file and also Error log as txt file. but the problem ...
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programmatically check if sharepoint installed

I'm developing an application which test if SharePoint is installed correctly, with stsadm and PowerShell access. I wonder if there is a specified stsadm or PowerShell command or a specified C# code ...
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Adding groups to sharepoint site using powershell

Hi I have added 4 groups to site collection 'A' using the powershell script below. How can I add the same groups in a site under the site collection 'A' `$web=Get-SPWeb "http://sitecollectionurl"`...
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Get User by loginname using powershell

We have the following script that was running on sharepoint 2010 where we had clasic windows authentication. When we moved to SP 2013, the authentication was changed to Claims. The following code ...
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SharePoint deployment - Deployed to: GAC (WebURL/Global) / BIN

I know that when we deploy farm solutions then they are available under Central Admin --> System Settings --> Manage farm solutions. In this list of solutions, there are 3 columns. Name, Status and ...
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How to retrive items path in CSV file using powershell

I have Following PowerShell Script which downloads documents from document library with folders to a local drive. it also downloads metadata of each document in CSV file. How do I copy the folder path ...
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Create timer job to execute powershell script?

I have created timer job and under execute method.i have added below statement to run sharepoint command. runspace.RunspaceConfiguration.AddPSSnapIn("Microsoft.SharePoint.PowerShell", out ...
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Script a SP2010 Management Shell function call

I have a small script that refreshes a users profile. Occasionally I need to run the script on a large number of users which takes some time because I need to type each one individually. PS C:\> ....
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get login and password admin of farm

I'm developping a user interface with the intent to connect to my farm. I wonder if there is any cmd powershell to get login and password admin or there is other method.
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Powershell list.workflowassociation not working right

I encountered recently a weird problem. I'm using a powershell script to : - save all workflows autostart properties (from all lists/webs/sites) - make modifications to items in the lists - restore ...
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Is there a way to create site pages and insert webpart into it via PowerShell?

We are creating a powershell script to create lists, groups and to install wsp packages. There are 5 wsp each containing 1 webpart. Is there any way via powershell to create 1 site page and embed 1 ...
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Download Documents From Document Library with their security info

I want to download all the documents from Document Library to a local drive. also I want their security info such as "Modified"", "Modified By" to be included in a CSV file. I searched around net but ...
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Powershell for Downloading Bulk Data From Document Libraries with MetaData and Log

I am Looking for a PowerShell Script which can download Bulk Data from SharePoint Document Library to a hard Disk with Metadata of each data in a CSV file. I also want log File for a documents which ...
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get all database name with stsadm

I want to know to get all database name with an stsadm commend like Get-SPDatabase in power shell I found this cmd:stsadm -o databaserepair -url http://xyz/sites/sc -databasename DBname but it need ...
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SharePoint 2010 PowerShell Getting List Column Object From Display Name Intermittently Gets Column

I'm trying to get columns in a list from the display name, however this isn't always working. Here is where I try to get the column, and check to see if it's null. I've tried it on display names ...
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edit ps1 file with c#

i have an ps1 file witch work fine in powerISE. But in my case ,I have a c# class witch execute ps1 file and I want to set variables values from c# class . code in PS1 powershell function Add-...
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Powershell to install Farm solutions (wsp) [duplicate]

we are trying to deploy farm solution wsp file on the SharePoint server via PowerShell. The wsp is a webpart. I got this script by browsing forums... Foll. is our code:- $oUrl="http://mysite:9999/" ...
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Managed Metadata import/export in subsites

I am attempting to export/import the managed data in a library of a subsite on my intranet. When I attempt to use the taxonomy tools that are up on Codeplex, or when I use code such as this, I am ...
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Using Classic mode authentication in SharePoint 2013

We have a SharePoint 2010 site deployed using powershell. Before running script we have to create a web application and site collection. Then run the script. The script creates groups and lists. Now, ...
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How to enable Modal Dialog for All List forms (new/display/edit) via PowerShell?

We have deployed a SP2013 site via powershell and notice that the list forms do not open in popups rather they open as page. Is it possible via powershell to update all lists so that the new/edit/...
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Restore sitecollection from backup is not working

I have a problem while restoring a backup file on another server. Servers build versions are the same. I'm executing the Restore powershell command. And it is giving me the following error: ...
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Powershell script for moving document libraries in one site collection in sharepoint 2013 with “modified” and “modified by” detalis as it is

i want to move document library item to another document library within site same site collection in sharepoint 2013. i am able to move the documents but their "modified" and "modified by" detail ...
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Copy Document library from one site to another with metadata preserved?

Is there a way to to move all items from one document library in one site to another document library in another site where even the metadata like Created,Created Date,Modified,Modified Date,Assigned ...
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How can I upload multiple Forms into Forms Library and set some values?

I have a forms Library with over 6k Forms in it and I created a new one. As I cant move them directly because almost everything has been changed in the new form (new fields, etc) I need to create a ...
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powershell to export list in sharepoint 2010

Please provide me powershell script to export the list from one web application to another web application. Only list structure need to copy like list name, columns etc not data
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Use of powershell with sharepoint

I was wandering what were the possibility of interaction between powershell and sharepoint. Almost all our documentation at work is on sharepoint and was wandering if I could access the metadata ...
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Cannot validate argument on parameter 'SBClientConfiguration'. The Service Bus connection string contains invalid property.

I am trying install workflow manager using powershell. I first downloaded the offline package using these steps: http://www.techtask.com/featured/workflow-manager-1-0-offline-installation-sharepoint-...
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No Connection between SP2013 and Workflow manger

Goal: Install Workflow manager in order to use SharePoint 2013 workflow. Problem: When I try registrating between SP2013 och WorkFlow manager based on the code: Give this command "Register-...
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Powershell copy a View from database and insert to existing Sharepoint list

I got a View, and a List of Sharepoint with same more of column. In Powershell at every Time Job I wan't add only this records, which are new, and add them to a list. Did You know any of scripts which ...
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people picker. It doesn't shows any AD users!

I have created a BCS instance successfully but when I try to search for a user or group to grant permissions or add an administrator for this instance,the people picker can't find users from Active ...
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How to return all user profiles

I need to query the entire user profile store and do multiple operations such as filtering based on one user profile property, sorting by another, and grouping on yet another. Is this possible using ...
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SharePoint CAML/PowerShell Not Updating or Deleting Items

I am using Nessus XML RPC to update a SharePoint site. I can add items to a list, but cannot update or delete. No error is returned. Variables: $strSharePointSite = "https://mysite/_vti_bin/lists....
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Copy site collection without duplicating guids

On our DEV farm I've got a site collection containing a variety of sites and subsites within. Many of them came from our PROD farm. Now, I'd like to copy this site collection on our DEV farm back to ...
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Cannot convert 'System.Object[]' to the type 'Microsoft.SharePoint.PowerShell.SPSolutionPipeBind'

Getting this error when i try to deploy a .wsp to a SharePoint 2013 portal. Someone have any idea? Get-SPSolution : Cannot convert 'System.Object[]' to the type 'Microsoft.SharePoint.PowerShell....
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Approve Workflow Task With PowerShell [closed]

We have over a thousand approval workflows running and I would like to write a PowerShell script to go through and approve the items from the system account. I already wrote the script to get the ...
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Running script with powershell of Sharepoint Server without connecting to the Sharepoint Server

I have a folder in Sharepoint Server. In the folder, there is a script(.ps1 file), that I can run with powershell. It works fine with powershell, if I run it when I'm in Sharepoint Server. But I ...
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Powershell Command builder

I am trying make a c# application which runs sharepoint cmdlets in management shell 2010. I have tried below code: protected void ExecuteCode_Click(object sender, EventArgs e) { ...
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Deploying and Installing Sharepoint apps into App catalog using CSOM

Can anyone suggest me on how to use SP.AppCatalog() in JSOM or CSOM and get the all apps in AppCatalog, Not AppInstances..
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SharePoint 2013 Central Administration vs PowerShell Scripting

Which are the admin jobs that can only be done trough PowerShell scripts and not in Central Administration?
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powershell to check web template in sharepoint

I want to check on which webtemplate site is created. Like for site "xyz/abc.default.aspx" , I want to check on which web templated it was created. Can anyone provide me the powershell command to ...
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Rename metadata property in bulk

I have a document library with documents that are tagged with Metadata from the term store. I want to delete the term and rename all the documents with the tag 1.3 for example to 1.0. Deleting the ...
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Looking for a Powershell script to enable SharePoint Server Publishing on all sites in a site collection

I'm looking for a Powershell script to enable the SharePoint Server Publishing site feature on all sites in a single site collection or all site collections.
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how to get with powershell the list items which have old versions of a workflow running Part 2

After trying for several hours I am struggling with powershell to do this: Please see my previos question here: how to get with powershell the list items which have old versions of a workflow running ...
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Which of the foll. powershell script is correct way to install a timer job into SharePoint?

1: install-spsolution Solution.wsp -webapplication "webapplication" -GACDeployment –force 2: install-spsolution Solution.wsp -GACDeployment –force Which of above is best practice?
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how to export/import managed properties and mapping to align them accross environments

I have backed up a content db from prod to dev environments. Everything works fine, but I noticed the managed properties are not aligned across environments Obviosly I dont want to do this manually ...
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how to get with powershell the list items which have old versions of a workflow running

I have in the following screenshot many workflows, but some of them are abandoned by the users and I need to identify which ones. As I cant install sharepoint designer, then I need to do this with ...