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Surveys and Privacy (Remove [not hide] name of user in an survey) in SharePoint 2013

I found out that you can hide the names of the users that participated in the settings dialog. I tried this and it's working pretty nice. In the answers an *** gets displayed instead of the name of ...
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Asset Library Settings for Video in SharePoint 2013

In our environment, all of the users have access to browsers that are at least IE10 and above - mostly we are at IE11 or Edge. For this reason, I don't understand why I uploading videos to the Site ...
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How can I add a comment to the start form of the picture library?

When selecting 'new Document' in the picture library, the window 'Add a picture' is showing up, where I can upload a picture. Is there a possibility to add a comment below as under a column like '...
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Missing columns when extracting list via VBA

I'm trying to extract a list from a corporate Sharepoint using VBA, but a key column does not get extracted. When I Export to Excel from Sharepoint, the column does get extracted. But I want to be ...
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SharePoint 2013 background creation

Is it possible to create a background in SharePoint 2013 but not have it show up as a psuedo-transparent/watermark style background? I have an image that I'd like to use that have rich colors, but ...
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SP 2013 Foundation “Change the Look” drop down options not active

For some reason, all of my "Change the Look" options in SP 2013 Foundation are inactive. When I select any theme, for example "Orange", the dropdown list boxes for Colors, Site layout and Fonts are ...
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Make “New Folder” command available missing in List settings

I got tasked to create folders in a discussion board list library in SharePoint 2013. I noticed that the option to make a new folder was grayed out, so I went to the list settings >> advanced settings ...
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Activate asynchronous loading on every list by default

Is there a possibility to activate the webpart settings (Ajax options) for asynchronous loading for every list/view by default?
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How to set SharePoint list view 'Item Limit' with the option “Display items in batches of the specified size.” programmatically

How to set SharePoint List View 'Item Limit' programmatically with the option 'Display items in batches of the specified size.' selected. By default, 'Limit the total number of items returned to the ...
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SP 2010 Outlook calendar sync: What is this specific setting?

This is a calendar I created in SharePoint and I want users to sync it to their local Outlook clients. When you initially connect the calendar to Outlook there is a dialog that comes up with a "yes" ...
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Disabling the message boxes in a library without designer or code access?

I have a SharePoint 2013 library in which all documents should only be read only. Though I can set them as this in Excel and hard code excel to prevent from showing "save/save as" message boxes, the ...
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SP2013 Regional Settings URL

I want to create a link on a sharepoint site to take the user directly to the User Regional Settings page. The link https://mysites..../_layouts/15/EditProfile.aspx?UserSettingsProvider=....& ...
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Validation Formulas

Could someone please help me with the following: I want to validate the documents added in sharepoint only if they have the Project name and the Contractor name. Can you please let me know what ...
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Disabling 'Search' setting of a custom list

I am working on SP2013. In every list, in the advanced settings, I find the option Should items of this list be displayed in search results. Can't find an exact explanation to it, neither on SP ...
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C# SSOM turn on List Rating settings

I have been using the method described here by attempting to use reflection to turn on the Rating Settings of a list. However, I get the following error: Exception Message: exception has been thrown ...
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SharePoint 2013 - How/Can do I edit/Personalize my view on a Shared Calendar?

SharePoint 2013 - How do I edit/Personalize just my view on a Shared Calendar? I would like to personalize my view of our shared calendar with a different color background and with a different font ...
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Site Contents / Site Settings

Right - before this gets marked as a duplicate, I have tried numerous suggestions for my issue, none of which have been successful. Here is what I need to do: Hide Site Settings link from sprocket ...
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Date Time format confusion in my SharePoint 2013 server

I want all my date columns in the entire server to be in 'DD/MM/YYYY' format. So I setup the Locale in the regional settings as 'United Kingdom'. I did the changes in the following locations: ...
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Users dashboard and reports do not display correctly

When certain users go to their dashboard, the dashboard and subsequently the reports don't display correctly. When I use their computer, as them, and I log onto my dashboard, it does display correctly....
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Set my search page results in sharepoint 2010

For several days I battle with the search engine. I would like create my own results page (mycustomresults.aspx) but I don't know how and where to change this page? I would like to see a new field....
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What is the “Content Type” option in survey branching for?

When defining branching logic in a SharePoint survey, one of the options in the "Jump To" dropdown is "Content Type". What is the intended purpose of this option? All I can tell is that if I set it ...
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Hide “Change the Look” Menu Item

In the "Cog" wheel settings menu, how can I remove the item "Change the look" for everyone? I tried the following CSS with no success: #ctl00_PlaceHolderMain_Customization_RptControls_Theme { ...
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Show the first line of Multiple line text column in list view

My client has requested if we can replace the 'View Entries...' text with the first line of the multiple line of text value (or any extract of the text). The below screen shot is off a all items view....
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Metadata Navigation not working elsewhere than site settings

I'm coming to a really strange behavior of SharePoint 2013 Metadata Navigation. I have set a list of terms for the top navigation, at the "root" of my site (aka the highest level of SharePoint, http://...
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Why can't I see the documents in a document set?

I have an existing document library with content types, to which I have added the generic "Document Set" content type. I can create new document sets and upload docs to the document sets, but I can't ...
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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 (SPList,...
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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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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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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. http://www.graegert.com/...
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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")] [Pages....
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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 ...