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Modify my SharePoint 2013 alerts' email body to provide a link to the item , instead of embeding the item content

I am working on a publishing site inside SharePoint 2013, and i set an alert for users to send them emails when a new page is created or modified. but the problem is that the alert email will contain ...
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How do “Send Alerts for These changes” works, inside “Alert Me”

I have a publishing site collection using the enterprise wiki, and then I have configured the outgoing email. Currently when users click on “Page Option  Alert Me” they will get the following ...
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Change “created date” and “created by” values for my default publishing site's welcome page, after a backup/restore

I have developed an enterprise wiki site collection inside my staging server , then I backup , restore the enterprise wiki inside my live server. But currently the created data for my welcome page is ...
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Unable to add site columns including (created By, Created date & latest version) to my Enterprisewiki content type or to my enterprisewiki page layout

I have the following inside SharePoint 2013:- Publishing site collection. I used the Enterprise Wiki template. Currently I want to add the following site columns to my EnterPriseWiki page layout:- ...
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How to send my wiki page to be approved by specific user/s

I have the following inside my SharePoint server 2013:- A publishing site collection based on enterprise wiki. Inside my page library options, I define “Require content approval for submitted items” ...
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Is it possible to move a publishing site collection to a sub site

I am working on SharePoint 2013 web application. I have a site collection of type publishing-->enterprise wiki. I read on this link that moving a site collection to be a subsite is not possible ...
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26 views

unable to add a search core result web part inside my enterprise wiki site collection

I have two site collections inside the same web application; siteA & siteB. now inside siteA i want to display the latest items from siteB. i read a lot about cross-site query , and it seems that ...
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Publishing Image Always Null in Code

I'm building a web part that outputs fields from child site welcome pages. I use publishing images to allow users to select the background images from a library. Whenever I attempt to get the images ...
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In SharePoint 2013, adding selected webparts to a page

I have been given an interesting problem to solve. We have a publishing site in SharePoint 2013. Requirement: Every user should able to customize their home page with ease. Load available webpart ...
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107 views

Can only create site (from custom defintion) when in central admin

As title says. I've created the bare basics of a custom site definition (no features etc.). It, at least appears, to deploy and activate fine judging by VS 2010 output. If in central admin, I can ...
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750 views

Which is Better a UserControl or WebPart?

What are the advantages of user controls over WebParts when dealing with SharePoint? Some I can think of are: familiarity, reusability, and development speed. I am planning to implement them in ...
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Can not update Navigation programatically

I have following code var subWeb = newWeb.Webs.Add(subsite.Url, subsite.Title, subsite.Title, 1033, PublishTemplate, false, false); subWeb.AllowUnsafeUpdates = true; subWeb.Update(); PublishingWeb ...
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Publishing site: Why are my pages blank but having webparts and controls in editing mode?

Started to look into Publishing site pages. I have a few pages of a publisihing site filled with web parts and controls in editor that I fail to see. They are saved, checked in and published (few ...
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185 views

Can you use Content By Query to retrieve items from it's parents?

I know you can use the Content By Query component to retrieve items under the current site, however, I want to do the opposite. I'd like to look for items in the parent sites of the current site. I ...
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769 views

How to customize XLV

On the first page of our web app we want some "boxes" with a image and some links. What is the best approach for this? My first guess is to render data from a custom list. For this I need very custom ...
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141 views

Reducing amount of clicks to create Publishing Page in SharePoint 2007

I have a customer who is using the MOSS 2007 WCM Publishing Site. To create a page in this environment you need to: Select Site Settings | Create Page Fill in: Title page url select a ...
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468 views

SharePoint user control deployment issue

I am using SharePoint 2007 Enterprise with Windows Server 2008. I am using VSTS 2008 + C# + .Net 3.5. I am new to SharePoint user control development and deployment. I am learning from, ...
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359 views

How to create a web part to track page creation time

I am new to SharePoint Server 2007 Web Part, and I am using SharePoint Server 2007 on Windows Server 2008. I program using VSTS 2008 + C# + .Net 3.5. I want to create a simple web part which could ...