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How to create setup for Sharepoint 2010 web application

I have patch 1 until 3. To do the installation for each solution package may take a long time which is it is needed a long step. So, is there any solution or tools that I can simplify the ...
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Upload user profile images from desktop to sharepoint using a windows service

All, I was so glad to find this community. I am sharepoint newbie and just started working on Sharepoint 2013. My task is to upload and set user profile images which are saved in a local disk (share ...
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Set SPNavigationNode to open in a new window using PowerShell in SharePoint 2013

Based off of several blog posts I attempted the code below: $n1 = New-Object -TypeName "Microsoft.SharePoint.Navigation.SPNavigationNode" -ArgumentList "People", "http://myURL", $true $n1.properties["...
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SharePoint Doc Library Batch Delete

I am trying to write a batch Powershell script to delete the items from Sharepoint Document Library. I could not delete them because I have to reference owsfileRef field in batch command as per the ...
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Powershell Script to get UPN of O365 Users from thier emails?

Has anyone developed a Powershell script to get UPN of the O365 Users, provided we have their email address? Suggestions are welcome!
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The following exception occurred while trying to enumerate the collection: "Access is denied

I have the following powershellscript, and I would like to rewrite it so if it finds this exception it should continue to the next web. $webapplication = Get-SPWebApplication "https://notadummsite....
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Unable to remove site collection: Operation failed due to an error in Identity Mangement

I've restored a site collection to a different SharePoint farm. Now i am trying to delete the site collection: Using Powershell: Remove-SPSite http://farm/sites/Site_Collection Error: Remove-...
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Does a sharepoint administrator have to be a server administrator?

Specifically, I am looking at giving a user the permissions to run PowerShell commands, on a SharePoint 2013 server, remotely from their PC. The user was a sharepoint administrator on sharepoint 2010 ...
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Using powershell, get the pagelayout name for a given aspx page in the Pages Library

I am writing a powershell script to list out all the pages in a given Pages library. But I would like to get only those pages with a given pagelayout. Is it possible to get this information from the ...
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Disable site collection health check rule

Is there anyway of disabling/bypassing a site collection health check rule. For example, I want to bypass Missing Site Templates rule when I upgrade a site collection in SP 2010 mode to SP 2013. For ...
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How to find how many site colections are active in a web application using console application

I need to retreive how many sites are active in a web application using either powershell code or console application. Require the code ( also need how many users have accessed the active site ...
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PowerShell command to get list of documents where users x and y has permissions?

I would like to get a list of documents where user x and y has permissions. Can someone help me? I would like to do it in either PowerShell or C# code.
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How to retreive last 10 users who have logged in a site using Power shell script?

I need to retreive last 10 users who have logged in a site.(I need to chek in each site under a webapp who are the last 10 users to log in). and export it to a csv file.Require code in powershell.
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2013 Content Index Reset Timeout

I'm having a problem when I try to reset the content index in SharePoint 2013. When I try to reset the index from the 'Search Administration Page', the page hangs for about a half-hour then returns "...
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Get-SPShellAdmin doesn't work

Tried to create a new SharePoint 2013 farm with a ps script and got this error. The local farm is not accessible. Cmdlets with FeatureDependencyId are not registered. Found the resolution was to ...
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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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Any way to figure out whether a site was created via Self-Service Site Creation or “regularly”?

Is there any way to figure out whether a site was created by a user, using self-service site creation or by an admin by Central Administration or PowerShell? I tried looking through the SPWeb....
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List Template does not show up in PowerShell

I have about 15 List templates in the (gallery > List templates) and none of them show up when I run following script: $web.ListTemplates | ForEach{ write-host $_.Name } I think that is the reason ...
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PowerShell Metadata Navigational Menu of Simple Links from a Table stuck in Second Gear

Currently I have it working for 2 levels of simple links. Actually no links are in this version. I have been able to create a submenu but not a sub-sub-menu. I believe it has to do with the way I ...
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Cannot iterate over users in site collection with powershell; unspecified error

I am using this fine script to build a script, which iterates over all sitecollections in a web application. The purpose of this is, to list all users, with their permissions, and from which objected ...
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How to speed up saving a list as template

I want to save a library as a template. For this I use the following PowerShell code $id = [Guid]::NewGuid() $templateName = [String]::Format("{0}-{1}",$list.Title,$id.ToString()); $...
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PowerShell Script To Find Where SharePoint 2010 Features Are Activated

I want a PowerShell script to find where Features are activated in a site collection and its sites/subsites Like for example feature "Enterprise feature"
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Suppress PowerShell Warning

How can I get rid of these warning? If these warning cannot be eliminated how can I suppress them? For instance, the warnings happen at this line: $sourceWebSite = Get-SPWeb -Limit All -Identity "...
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Problem with SP2013 solution scope: WebApplication vs GAC

I have a SP2013 solution that contains a custom WCF service, custom Timer Job and a Feature Event Reciever. Because of these the solution Assembly Deploying Target is set to GlobalAssemblyCache. The ...
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Can't get any SharePoint services thru PowerShell

I'm trying to grab the Distributed Cache service using PowerShell so I can change the managed account that runs it. This cannot be changed through the CA UI. I am not able to get the service using ...
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Download/Export solution from site solution gallery

I'm trying to automate the process of downloading one solution and then add/install the same solution to other site collections. The first thing to do would be to download the freshly created solution ...
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Not able to connect to service with windows account in mix mode authentication

I am trying to connect web service in mix mode/claim based environment with powershell, Below is the sample code for your reference, $WebSrverUrl = "sharepoint:2013/_vti_bin/authentication.asmx" ...
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Access Denied from Migrated SP2010 -> 2013 Web App

I've migrated a web application's content database from SP2010 to SP2013. After the migration was complete, I am completely locked out of the web application. Navigating to the root site collection ...
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Sharepoint 2007:How to export all list items to excel 2007 using object model in powershell script

Sharepoint 2007:How to export all list items and columns to excel 2007 using object model in powershell script
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Retreive column names of a list and (list items) and export to excel using powershell script

I need to retrieve column names of a list and export to Excel using PowerShell script. Can someone assist me to write a script for this? Thanks in advance.
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Error Acessing Remote SharePoint 2010 sites within same network from .NET 3.5 Windows Application

We have been working on a .NET Windows Application for doing Admin tasks and some validation in SharePoint 2010 , since the tool needs to have the functionality to do a site backup and restore I have ...
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SharePoint 2013 Variations Using Powershell

I am using powershell to manage the creation of some site variations following this tutorial: http://www.sharepointeurope.com/blog/2013/7/23/automate-variations-in-sharepoint-2013-using-powershell-c ...
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Require Condition for sitecollection not present with a value in array powershell

I am having an array containing 4 site collections, in that I need to check a condition that if a site collection " " is not present or doest contain a value in that array it should go in the loop. ...
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MOSS 2007 Powershell Export document Attributes to CSV

I have a Powershell script that technically speaking is working fine but I want to make some things more efficient. In order to export the output to a csv what i usually do is start a powershell and ...
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list trottling powershell script

currently my list has threshold value of 5000, I want to increase threashold and disable trottling. I can increase list threshold value from central admin but that would decrease performance of ...
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Working on the User Profile and Mysite web

I just trying to get few information from a user (like if the mysite web exits) and working with that. The main problem is understand if the user has a mysite web and delete it if exists but to do ...
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Extract all list names from sharepoint site to csv

I need a PowerShell script that loop through a site collection and list down all the list title in excel format
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SharePoint 2013 MetaNavigation Problem deleting Termsets

The following is just a test script borrowed in part from http://goo.gl/Cw1D8h "PowerShell to create and reuse Managed Navigation for multiple sites in SharePoint 2013" The following script works ...
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How to display the values in powershell in Excel format

I have got certian output of list properties using powershell script. I need to display it in an excel format. I require the code to display the result in excel format?
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Powershell to delete checked-out documents with no checked-in version

I have created a script to delete all documents inside a library, including documents in folders and the folders themselves. However, it seems that the script will not remove documents that have no ...
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Unable to compare 2 sharepoint site url in powershell script

Hi i need to compare 2 sharepoint site urls using powershell script. So that once the url is compared it should go into some loop for deactivatng a feature in only one site in a bunch of webapp and ...
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using powershell script update the page name in sharepoint 2013

I wan to change the page name with Power shell script. When I had run the script I was given an spexception error: Exception calling "CheckOut" with "0" argument(s): "The URL 'en/articles/...
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Unable to execute: Add-PSSnapin Microsoft.SharePoint.PowerShell

I'm attempting to use the PowerShell ISE on a Win 2012 Standard Server. I followed the steps here (http://sharepointpromag.com/blog/powershell-and-sharepoint-step-1-loading-dlls-and-snap-ins) to add ...
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Wanna Learn PowerShell

I have read many blog sites about powershell and I wanna learn practical skills in PowerShell. Is there a website to read about what assignment to do or similiar?
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how to enable “Publishing Approval Workflow” using powershell

I tried to activate "Publishing Approval Workflow" feature using the below powershell script, Enable-SPFeature –Identity Publishing Approval Workflow –url http: But its not working.
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Require powershell command to retrieve a specific list and that particular list properties

I need to loop through all site collection in a web app and I have to extract the list name called "Project Center" and list down all the list properties. Help required.
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How do I create an SPSite object in powershell that references a remote farm?

I'm writing some powershell and I can easily access local farm resources but I would like to access a remote farm? Is this possible? The code works below when targeting the local server: $site = ...
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How to correctly dispose spweb and spsite on powershell foreach!

Title of the question is pretty simple, I have 18000 site collections and this script is showing 1GB of ram used, so I wonder how can I dispose correctly the spweb and spsite object $webapplication = ...
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SPWeb dispose after crashing powershell ISE [duplicate]

I built a powershell script that connects to sharepoint and adds items to a list. This script caused the PowerScript ISE editor to stop responding and crash before disposing. The SP server logs ...
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How to set a powershell variable to a specific sharepoint page

I have a SharePoint 2010 documents library that contains about 50 .aspx pages. I want to break inheritance on about 6 pages and set them to specific permissions. I am able to get a page by numerical ...