The configuration of one or more options affecting the display or operation of a program.

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App part settings - Select list or library

Im building a SharePoint-hosted app. The main functionality lies in an App part that needs to retrieve information from a task list from the same site. The administrator needs to be able to point out ...
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How I can disable Settings Button to another user?

I created new web site in Sharepoint 2013. I want to, settings button to be invisible to another user. I only give, read permission to another user, but the settings button appear with "Shared with" ...
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Where to save farm-wide settings and configuration data?

I guess we've all been there. We want to store some settings for our WebPart / List / Custom App / Timer Job. Where do we save it? Multiple options exist: The various existing property bags ...
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Prevent Overwriting Current Version in Wiki

Is there any way to prevent a user that is able to read/write the wiki in SharePoint from overwriting the current version? When I go to check in a version of a wiki page, I am presented with the ...
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How can I hide the page header (title) for just a specific page

I'd like to hide the header on my homepage (the <h1 id="pageContentTitle" .. > element.) I could use some CSS like #pageContentTitle{ display:none; } But because my CSS is referenced in the ...
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How to detect user's Regional Settings with jQuery in Sharepoint 2010?

I want to detect with JavaScript or jQuery what are the Regional Settings of the current user in NewForm. This is want I want to get from user:
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The diffence between Pages and Site Pages

When I go to Site Settings->Site Administration->Content and structure Logs I find, among other categories, the following two categories: Pages and Site Pages. I don't understand what's the difference ...
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File Upload Option

I've made my own visual web part which works fine however I'd like to give the user an option to upload an image that can then be use by that web part. How do I define this in my code? At the moment ...
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Making sharepoint Url Clickable

I want the URL to be a hyperlink when In the SharePoint Library Settings page. It would be much nicer than copy paste all the time. Is there anyway to do this?
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Client WebPart (apppart), I need to explain some settings

Property element <Property xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/sharepoint/" Name="Text" DefaultValue="Text" Multilingual= "true" | "false" PersonalizationScope="user" | "shared" ...
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SP13 Calendar Add+ Not Appearing

This is pretty odd. Normally in SP13 calendars if you hover on the date Add+ will appear (for example see image below). However, I have a calendar that does not operate in that matter. When I hover ...
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Error: Site Settings Navigation

I am having an issue with the Navigation option on the Site Settings page. The odd thing is that the Navigation option was operating correctly before. I am trying to make some changes to the quick ...
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How can i add a new link to the ECB(Context Menu) sharepoint 2013 list item

What would be the easiest way to add a custom link to the context item menu? Cheers
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Default groupings set to collapsed, come up expanded, same for the opposite

At the moment I have SharePoint 2010 site I've inherited from a previous staff member and I'm working through some of the minor problems I've discovered. A solid example is that in my list view ...
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Content Sources Settings Revert

Getting a strange glitch when editing the settings on my content sources. I'm trying to experiment a bit within the "Crawl Settings" category. Specifically, I'm looking at the "Limit Page Depth" and ...
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How to make the “Web Address” link in List Settings clickable

On the "List Settings" page of any custom list that we make (or OOTB list for that matter), there are 3 fields that show at the top at all times: "Name", "Web Address", and "Description" (sample ...
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SharePoint Online 2013 o365 . Keeping users inside Site Pages only

Using Native SPO 2013 features is it possible to keep a group of users from opening anything but Site Pages? I need these users to be able to write entries to a list, but I don't want them opening ...
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Change in column settings not working

I have a column that I created for a library, which I made a site column before adding it to the library page. When I created the column I made it a required column to ensure the column had a value in ...
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Add settings to Web Part

Going to Web Part Gallery we can see a list of Web Parts. Clicking on "Edit" we can see a couple of settings that can be changed. Can I add my own settings here, so they can affect all the instances ...
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How can other users access SharePoint on a virtual machine on my computer?

I am configuring VirtualBox to run Sharepoint 2013 to be able to share some files with some other people (not many, so performance shouldn't be an issue). How are the other people going to connect to ...
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How to use SPEncryptedString?

I have an application page and am trying to save settings for it using an SPPersistedObject. One of the fields I am saving needs to be encrypted and I tried to use SPEncryptedString but I can't get ...
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Create a custom action to my custom settingpage, but got error: Application Server Administration job

I have created a new VS 2010 sharepoint empty project. Create a feature with the name "Create action". I created also an action element file with the following xml code: <?xml version="1.0" ...
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Using the SPPropertyBag with Custom Admin Pages in SharePoint 2010

I am looking for some tutorial/solution like is described on the website below. It is a custom settings page which is available in the site settings page with a hyperlink. ...
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How to change the from address name in the outgoing email settings in SharePoint 2010?

For some reason the from address on the list or library notifications I get are always prefixed with an "Administration". although I have the from address set up as CustomerPortal@MyCompany.com in ...
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Custom settingspage, also a hyperlink in the site settings page

I would like to create my own custom setting asp page with 3 fields and a save button: FirstName LastName EmailAddress If I click on the save button I would like to save these 3 fields to the ...
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What columns count as lookup column concerning the “List View Lookup threshold”

I got the following entry in my SharePoint 2010 log file: "Some lookup fields were omitted from the query results because the list exceeds the lookup column threshold." I checked the setting (Central ...
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What does client-side functionality mean?

I've seen a few questions being asked where the asker says they have client-side functionality, what does this mean exactly? I didn't know what to tag this question as I can't find anything vague and ...
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How to Store Personal Settings in WebPart?

I want to allow a user to store personal information in my WebPart. So I have a property: [WebBrowsable(true)] [WebDisplayName("Tag")] [Pages.SPWebCategoryName("Tag to display")] ...
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Enabling publishing infrastructure feature by default in sharepoint 2010?

I saw this question posted on a site and I would like to know if there is an answer as I have the same issue. I know how to in the settings activate publishing feature on a site but is it possible to ...
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How can I hide the Theme link in Site Settings for SharePoint 2010

Can I create a customAction to hide the Theme link in Site Settings in SharePoint 2010 ? If so, what does the Element.xml look like ? I've tried the following: <Elements ...
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why “Site Action” is hidden for Site Collection Home Page

I am a member of Owner group and if I go to any sub site of this site collection I can see tab "site actions" but I can't find it on site collection home page even tho I can go to settings using ...
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SharePoint 2010: Site security

I have Site collection (http://myapp/sites/sitcol) and i have two site in that site collections i.e root site (http://myapp/sites/sitcol/) and site2 (http://myapp/sites/sitcol/site2). i have two ...
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sharepoint 2010: revoke rights to see “users and permissions”

I have a sharepoint site and i want few users not to see "Users and Permissions" in 'site settings'. It should not disturb anything else. Please help me.
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How to avoid default attendee in sharepoint2010 team site workspace

If I create a meeting workspace on Sharepoint2010 site, I'm by default added as an attendee to every new meeting in that workspace. Can I avoid this in any way? I need no default attendees.
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set or update multiple values cascading lookup field using client object model

I'm struggling since a couple of weeks with setting a multiple values cascading lookup field using a client object model, I could set the first value but then It show me an error of invalid lookup ...
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I've screwed something up in 2007, only in the backend apparently

When I try to "modify all site settings" I get the following error: The file '/_layouts/MasterPages/_controltemplates/Welcome.ascx' does not exist. at ...
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Why isn't “Column ordering” available in my list settings?

I want to change the column order visible when viewing or editing a list item. I have accessed the "Column ordering" interface via the list settings page on other lists in the past, but it isn't ...
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How to set maximum number of logfiles (Sharepoint 2010)?

How can I prevent my sharepoint server from generating mass amounts of logfiles? In the central adminstration I can only configure the maximum size per file + the time to keep them. With the ...
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Configuring MaxReceivedMesageSize for Search ServiceApplication

Browsing the SearchService application logs through the Central Administration I noticed an error occured while crawling one of my Content Sources. There's the description: The maximum message size ...
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SP2010 Client Object Model 3 MB limit - updating maxReceivedMessageSize doesnt get applied

I am using Client Object Model to interact with Sharepoint 2010. When I tried to upload documents greater than 3 MB using Client OM, it gave an error Bad Request. Microsoft suggests this to fix the ...
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How to customise site calendars depending on the event category in SP2010?

I have added to the Calendar in the Team site several categories for the events; Meeting Holiday Team Event Business Travel In order to make this as visual as the Outlook calendar I would like the ...