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Exception Message: Exception calling “ExecuteQuery” with “0” argument(s): “Error=Value=InvalidArgument”

I'm new to Sharepoint Online and Powershell. I tried to convert this example from https://msdn.microsoft.com/EN-US/library/office/microsoft.sharepoint.client.file.startupload.aspx to run with ...
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Iterate through subfolder in list via CAML & Powershell

I have a need to remove unique permissions on documents in a list, however the list is over 5000 items so the following won't work, and its SharePoint Online so I can't change the threshold. $ctx=New-...
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Full URL for Task in a list via powershell

I need to extract the full URL for a 'task' in a 'task list' via a PowerShell script. My goal here is to extract this URL, report on it and the end user can click on the URL and it would take him ...
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PowerShell Set WebApplication Timeout

How do you change the SPWebApplication Web Page Security Validation timeout via PowerShell. I want to set this upon creating a web application during the creation of a farm, but I'm happy running a ...
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How can I mass update the format of a collection of subsites?

I have a SharePoint 2010 site with around 200 subsites in it. Management wants to uniform ALL the subsites so that they're in a certain layout. What's the best way to make this happen? The 2 ...
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How to loop sharepoint document library subfolders with powershell in CSOM

I have this code: cls function Recurse ($folder){ write-host ----- $folder.Name $context.Load($folder.Subfolders) $context.ExecuteQuery() foreach($folder in $folder.Subfolders) ...
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Wait for retraction of each WSP before proceeding with the next in PowerShell

I am trying to create a PowerShell script for Adding and Deploying WSPs. I have multiple WSPs. Initially, I have to Retract and Remove existing WSPs, before I Add and Deploy them. As we know, the ...
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Get-SPSiteSubscriptions belonging to a specific Web Application

I have 2 Web Applications in my On-Premise SharePoint farm configured for Multi-Tenancy. Each web application contains a list of Tenants. When I execute Get-SPSiteSubscriptions in PowerShell, I get ...
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Powershell Migration script 2013 on prem to Office 365

I am building an on prem sp2013 intranet with the option of putting it in the cloud in the future. What I am thinking is writing some powershell script to add the pagelayouts change the welcome page ...
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Setting PropertyBag values in SharePoint Online

I am trying to set some property bag values in SharePoint Online, specifically around SharePoint Designer access. The code below runs without error, but I do not see the propertybag value being ...
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Create SharePoint groups with powershell

Has anyone successfully used PS to create groups and assign a owner (another SP group not a domain user). The scripts I've found online, I can't get them to work. Just wondering if anybody has any ...
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SharePoint Online management shell : Get-SPOSite

How to check if subsite exist in sharepoint online through SharePoint Online management shell. I can not see any Get-SPOWeb command like Get-SPOSite
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Export to CSV and format in a table

I am using this code but I would like to view in a table and export as a CSV but all my attempts have failed. Where does the code go? $siteUrl = "URL" $site = Get-SPSite $siteUrl $site.RootWeb....
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AD Module for powershell - can't write back to Active Directory Insufficient access rights to perform the operation [closed]

I have a powershell script that imports active directory module , import a .csv file and update a few attributes in AD from SAP. I run windows powershell ISE as administrator. When I run it under ...
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SP2007 - List all checked out / unversioned files

I am in the process of migrating our SP2007 farm to SP2013 using a migration tool. Where it is currently having issues, is where it skips documents that have "no checked in version". I can see these ...
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Copying Append Changes Multi-line columns with powershell

I need to migrate the contents of LISTA to LISTB using powershell. LISTA has a RESOLUTION multi-line of text column with append changes enabled and history of comments added to that column. I need to ...
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Remove Orphans site collections inside my content database raised the following:- Exception calling “Repair” with “1” argument(s)

I run the product configuration wizard on my SharePoint server 2013, after a hot fix installation:- psconfig.exe -cmd upgrade -inplace b2b -wait -force but i received the following exceptions, ...
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List Sharepoint groups powershell - missing groups

I am using this code to list all groups within a web app. When I look at results not all the groups are there. When I go to the root of the site - people and groups, the groups are there. Why are ...
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How to update a Lookup field in one list with info from another list using Powershell or Workflow

I have a site that an SSIS package dumps thousands of items on to. The manager of the department wants a second list created. He wants to use a lookup column on list two to grab a single field called "...
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How to download multiple documents at once using powershell only specific document ids

i have a dcoument library in sharepoint record center application , enabled a document id for this web application , and in this document library users uploaded lot of documents 2000. and here i ...
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Change SharePoint group owner with Powershell to a SharePoint group

I have this PS script to change the group owner of a SharePoint group to a domain user. I would like to use this script to change it to an existing SharePoint group. The current script only allows ...
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Restore 1 site collection from a content database that contains several other site collections

for testing purposes I need to restore a site collection form our Live environment to our test farm environment. I have done this a few times where a site collection has its own database, but in this ...
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What permissions do I need to update SiteCacheSettingsWriter with Powershell?

I'm trying to enable and configure output cache on a site collection with Powershell. But I get an Access denied when running the script. Exception calling "Update" with "0" argument(s): "Access ...
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SharePoint Online how to add Links to Global Navigation Bar using PowerShell V5

I am trying to modify a PowerShell script to add Links to the SharePoint Online Global Navigation bar of my sites. I currently have a script which will add a "Header" to the Global Navigation Bar, but ...
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Sharepoint 2013: Get Items by Term-Tree

i have a list with a Termfield. I want all Items that have the Term "Stationärer Bereich:Vertrieb" or "Stationärer Bereich:Vertriebsinnendienst" (Including the subtree Terms). This is my Termset: ...
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Switch permission on file and folder

I made a script that load recursively all item and fold with unique permission, and I want to switch all permission on these items and folder to read. How can I do that? Function GetFiles($folder) { ...
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How to make Sharepoint subsite readonly without break inheritance

I use this script to switch permission into subsite, but when I have special permission for specific directory, all right is broken. Can you help me please? Param ( [Parameter(Mandatory=$True, ...
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Import-SPWeb not importing Custom Person / Group Column Values

I have a SharePoint 2013 Multi-Tenant farm configured to use FBA. I tried exporting a site in one of the site collections of the tenant using Export-SPWeb. I did include the option IncludeUserSecurity....
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How to add Full READ permissions and remove Full Control Permission on web application using powershell

How do I give a user "full read" permissions to a web application with PowerShell? The Script below assigns "full control" to a user on this web application with "full control" and "full read". $w =...
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How to find total number of pages in a site and count of words in SharePoint site?

I am requested to generate a report that illustrates the number of pages and their corresponding URLs, plus the count of words on a page, and the number of files in that site (word, PDF, images..etc.)....
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Import-SPSiteSubscriptionSettings

Has anyone used Import-SPSiteSubscriptionSettings PowerShell successfully? If so, can you please provide me with the detailed steps to use it? The Technet article is not so helpful for me. Any help ...
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Update list items based on CSV File.

I have a csv file with ID, Region and Phone number. I need to run a powershell to update all the items that has ID match to update Region and Phone Number. I have following and not sure if this is ...
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How to grant user DB_Owner on all SharePoint 2013 databases

For many admin tasks for SharePoint 2013 using PowerShell you need to have DB_Owner for all SharePoint databases. The Add-SPShellAdmin command no longer granted DB_Owner to the SharePoint databases, ...
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Export List content type SharePoint 2013

I'm having 10 content types in a SharePoint 2013 List. I want to export all content types separately using PowerShell scripts or any. Note: List content type
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Mount a content database with site collection already exist in the farm

We are using SP2013 standard on-premise. There are 2 farms Test1 and Test2. Both farm have exactly same named Content DBs and same URL site collections. Recently we encounter some issue about ...
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Powershell/task scheduler OR timer job(Farm solution) OR workflow/retention policy . when i want to implement a background jobs

I am working on a SharePoint 2013 site collection. And I have an Issue Tracking list, where I want to perform these actions on it once a day (at 12:05 AM):- Check if a column named "Review Date" of ...
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How can I get Items in nested folders in a SharePoint List?

I have a list with folders, multiple folders within each of the folders, and multiple items in each of the subfolders. How do I iterate through the subfolders to get a similar output in PowerShell? ...
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How to insert FavIcons to SharePoint list from different websites?

as you can probably read from the title, I want to populate a column in my SharePoint list with favicons from different websites depending on the url in the corresponding field entry. I would use ...
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How to remove duplicate list items (keep higher version ) using powershell script?

I am working with SP 2010 Sharepoint Lists where the list items is having unique column " Document No" and each items are having "version". Each time the list items are getting updated/New items are ...
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how to create two webapplication with the same Port on IIS

is it possible to create two webapplication with the same Port on IIS in PowerShell. I belive it's not extending webapplication. Each Webapplication has her own content data base. Any idea doing that ...
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Deletion of version of a Document when Version Label is known using powershell script

Is it possible that I can delete versions of a particular document when I have a pool of minor Versions available? NB: I do not want to iterate through all the item versions, but just access through ...
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How to hide the banner “This site is read only at the farm administrator's request” after putting SP site in read only mode?

Today, as per client requirement,I made one of the site collections in our production environment on SP 2013 in read only mode. After doing so, we are getting This site is read only at the farm ...
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Download Master File using PowerShell

How do I download a masterpage file using PowerShell? e.g. URL: http://sharepoint/_catalogs/masterpage/file.master
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Can not deploy SharePoint app to SharePoint Online dev site using Powershell

$url = "https://TestSite.sharepoint.com" $username = "Testuser@testsite.sharepoint.com" $password = "Lidf$ijsd@f$" $appfilepath = "C:\temp\app.app" $Password = $password |ConvertTo-SecureString -...
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Stsadm command in Sharepoint

When i run stsadm command in my sharepoint server. This is the command i use stsadm -o sync -listolddatabases 0 When I do that and click enter, I have a list of user profile service application. ...
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Export files from Sharepoint 2007. Without stsadm(?)

I want to export all documents from a sharepoint 2007 without have to import them to a new site. I've used the STSADM command and obviously got stuck with 50k .dat files. What i've understood i cant ...
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Manipulating Content Types with PowerShell

I have looked up a couple of resources on changing Content Types via Powershell without much luck. It seems no matter what I run, it's not changing the content type in a way I would expect. I got a ...
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Powershell to list all documents in a library

I've backed up over 200 sub sites and restored them to a new site collection with it's own content database. I want to do a quick compare of the document libraries to make sure nothing was missed. ...
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How I Export some managed meta data column of sharepoint Document Library using PowerShell

I am getting the value for my text field as i need but for my taxonamy column it also give guid id and my taxonomy column are multivalued so i want to export like as store in sharepoint document ...
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Copy-SPActivitiesToWorkflowService : Scope '/SharePoint' was not found

We are using SP2013 on-premise enterprise edition. Recently we patched our farm and receive this error: Error UpgradeWorkflowServiceActivities. Run Copy-SPLocalActivitiesToWorkflowService manually to ...