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Powershell Automation of Workflow Visio Exports

In Sharepoint 2013 I'm working on a solution for automated backups at the list level (as opposed to full site backups). Thus far it's a two part solution involving powershell commands that would run ...
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Powershell how to set a List field by Display User, or set by

I don't have a User Login Name. I have got a Display User Name. With this form - "User Surname User Name", If i have do it by workflow its works, but after 180 elements workflow crashed me. How could ...
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Powershell User set in Sharepoint

When I migrate to a list I must update the sharepoint User Group Field. How Could I update it ? Can I set by "Surname Name" User ?
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The job 'GUID' is already running and cannot be canceled- PowerShell

A deployment or retraction is already under way for the solution "xxx.wsp", and only one deployment or retraction at a time is supported it occurs if anomalies deployment is running for the same ...
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Test-Connection and Access denied using Powershell

I have Windows Server 2012 and Sharepoint 2013. I have this issue deploy Sharepoint using Powershell: I execute powershell.exe with credentials UserInstallerMoss. UserinstallerMoss is Farm ...
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Using SPQuery returns today's recurring calendar item and tomorrows. Why?

We have an on call calendar in SharePoint. I'm trying to send an automated, weekly email of the calendar. The calendar has a mix of weekly recurring entries and non recurring entries. I'm trying to ...
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Access denied for Users after database migration from SP2010 to SP2013

After content DB migration from SP2010 to SP2013, a number of users who has permission to access cannot access to the SharePoint 2013 site. The error message given is "Access Denied". I have confirmed ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Possibility to initialize Personal documents without forcing user to use portal

We create an Office 365 user programmatically via Powershell API, and then access corresponding Office 365 Sharepoint libraries using CSOM via .NET. We were able to do all that, except Personal ...
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Removing a BDC Catalog using PowerShell

I use Sharepoint 2013 and Powershell. I use $metaStore = Get-SPBusinessDataCatalogMetadataObject -BdcObjectType "Catalog" -ServiceContext $siteUrl Import-SPBusinessDataCatalogModel -Path $filename ...
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Translate GUIDs to library, list, webpart, or component name

I have a list of GUIDs used but I don't have a reference to tell what each guid is for. Could I programmatically convert these Guids to something more useful such as Guid ==> "Document Library" ...
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How to add a file to a tag on sharepoint online 2013 using powershell

I'm using powershell to add files to sharepoint and we are using tags instead of folders, I was wondering how would i go about it? Thanks D
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Create Calendar powershell CSOM

How would I go about creating a calendar in powershell using CSOM. I have created a custom list before, using this : Add-Type -Path 'C:\Program Files\Common Files\microsoft shared\Web Server ...
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Error when trying to copy host named site collection with Copy-SPSite

For testing purposes I have created host-named site collection http://portal.contoso.com I am trying to copy this site collection with the Copy-SPSite cmdlet to a new host-named site collection ...
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Run PS Script from workflow SP2013

I saw the great feature developed by iLoveSharePoint here. But this is for SP 2010, and 2013 compatibility is not sure. Have you heard about any other stuff to do the job ? Running powershell scripts ...
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Creating a folder with information pulled from infopath form

I have created a form in infopath that allows managers to input new hire information. When this form is created and submitted, it goes to a different library that only HR can see and they can switch ...
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Mounting SP database where the DBs names and server names are in a CSV file

I want to mount SP content databases using powershell. The content DBs names and server names are in a CSV file. How to read the CSV file and use the mount -SPContentDatabase command? Can someone ...
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Is the only supported way to convert users to claims using a web application?

According to Microsoft documentation, Migrate from classic-mode to claims-based authentication in SharePoint 2013, the way to upgrade a classic-authenticated users would be to attach a database to a ...
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Mail server settings not changing

Having a strange issue with SP 2010 Foundation. In central admin we have an outgoing mail server set But in powershell if you call (get-spwebapplication)[1] | ...
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Removing permission granted for excel services

When setting up Excel services with an unattended service account, one step is to grant the account access to the web application(s) database that will use the service with PowerShell. $webApp = ...
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updating metadata field

hi have this code but it doesn't seem to enter the while loop, can anyone help $array1 | foreach{ $site = Get-SPSite $_ ...
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Deploying CSS/Images/MasterPage with PowerShell

I have a Visual Studio project that I want to use to deploy a few CSS files, images and a master page to a SharePoint 2010 site that I have (the site will be pretty basic, simple BI type site with ...
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Obtaining a reference to a MMT with different site collections but same web applications

I have a site that has many site collections in the same web application. I am wanting to obtain a reference for a Managed Meta data term, will I have to obtain a reference for each site collection or ...
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Filter Document Libraries based on a column name

Get-SPWeb http://sharepoint/sites/training | Select -ExpandProperty Lists | Where { $_.GetType().Name -eq "SPDocumentLibrary" } | Select Title I have this code which outputs all of the document ...
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ExportWeb from sites.asmx still pending (1)

I'm doing an ExportWeb method through powershell from sites.asmx in SharePoint 2013, and the exportweb job is still pending, even after days. $uri = "http://sharepoint/_vti_bin/sites.asmx" $service = ...
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Url column fill with powershell how to disable link on a item

I have a list with custom columns. One column type is URL. I create an item like that : $new = $list.Items.Add() $new["Client"] = "http://google.fr/, $($i.client)" Is that possible to disable the ...
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Aspx page that create filtered view based on argument

I use Sharepoint 2013. I have two lists generated by PS everyday. List A Client Col2 Col3 1 aaa bbb 2 ccc ddd And List B : Client Col1 Col2 1 Info1 Info11 2 ...
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quick edit view with powershell?

I have to craete more than 75 quick edit views in different site collections, I cant create a quick edit view by powershell? someone have an idea? thanks
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powershell program to upload multiple files with version control at the file level

I have a network folder which contains multiple files refreshed daily.I then run a power shell script link which uploads all the files . I have scheduled it to run once daily. I have version control ...
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New-SPEnterpriseSearchQueryScopeRule required URL parameter

I'm currently exporting Search scopes from one server and importing them to another using PowerShell. The thing that has me bewildered is what -URL parameter is used for in the ...
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How can I delete library items using an array? (Plus a bonus question.)

I'm writing a script for my SharePoint 2010 environment that will delete all items from a specified library that are more than 14 days old. The way I'm doing this is by using 'foreach' to run through ...
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powershell script works but not showing list data(scheduled task)

I have a powershell script scheduled to get data from list item and send it as email. I do get the email but the content is empty its not picking up list data. When i run it from powershell command ...
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How do I move files into Document Sets that are in the same library using either powershell or workflow.

I have a requirement that states that I need to move files into Document Sets where the Document Set is equal to the value of a column named DS. The files and the document sets are in the same ...
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Trying to link Community site member ID with userlogin with powershell

I have a site collection created with default Community Site template. I need to generate a user report with powershell. The user's loginname, displayname, NoOfReplies, NoOfBestReplies, etc should be ...
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adding a (href) hyperlink to html(convertTo-HTML) via powershell

I-m trying to add a href hyperlink to my HTML as below as I-m sending it as an email. But it's not working for me. Has anyone experienced this? How can I get this rolling? $message.Body = ...
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Authenticate within a Sharepoint Library by Folder Name?

I have a Sharepoint Library, which I have a Powershell script dropping files into for processing. The Powershell script reaches out to Active Directory, and returns Group Membership information. The ...
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searching all documents with a content type

How can I search all documents with a particular content type of 'EC Docs' and then query a site column in that content type where column -eq 'Res' Get-SPSite mysite | select -ExpandProperty AllWebs ...
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site column where clause sharepoint

I have a sharepoint site and am creating a powershell script that searches through all document libraries and output the results based on a query to a site column. Get-SPSite mysite Select ...
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Import/refresh automatically a CSV file ? Powershell or not?

I have to import a CSV file into a list (put it in a tab). But this CSV will be updated (weel, in fact it will be regenerated), and I need SharePoint to refresh the list with new data. I don't know ...