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Upload sharepont Video programmatically

namespace ConsoleApplication3 { class Program { static void Main(string[] args) { using (var site = new SPSite("http://contoso/sites/teams")) ...
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SharePoint 2013 Designer issue: Server could not complete your request

I face this issue frequently when using Designer. When opening Designer it shows the following error:
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will a Child site Homepage affect main parent page?

If I hit the "Make Homepage" button on a child site, will it affect other other pages on the site? Will it affect the parent homepage? or other child site homepages?
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CSS - Deal With Margin And Padding On Top Of Page

I am trying to get rid of the top area of a page completely, using CSS: I have the following CSS, pieced together from articles, which gets rid of everything: <style type='text/css'> ...
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Reuse specific areas

I am new to Sharepoint and I am in search for a solution of a problem I have right now. I have multiple pages, each with a sidebar menu. The menu is different throughout the pages of the website but ...
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Retrieve single field using CAML Query in Sharepoint using Javascript

I have a List called ProjectInformation and contains following Fields.. ID ProjectName1 ProjectManager ProjectExecution 1 EDS PPB Time and Material 2 CS ...
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How do I connect an existing workflow to a list

I have created a workflow which I found it in my list of workflows in SharePoint designer. But when I check my list I can't find it. So how can i add my workflow to my list?
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enable ribbon button when multi select items

I've added a ribbon button in my list created in sharepoint designer but when i select multiple items it becomes disabled. Do you know a way to enable the ribbon for multi selection i found this ...
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Sharepoint Designer 2013 because can not use copy & paste for an activity in workflow?

I read this question, why can not I use copy & paste for an activity in workflow? I used this function. Could this be the cause of the error: "Errors were found when compiling the workflow. The ...
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Create a link to Search Results with a dynamic Query Variable (ie: Site Title)

I want to create a link to the search results page with the current SiteTitle in the URL. For example: http://mysitecollection/SearchResults.aspx#k=thisSiteTitle What is the SP Designer markup? For ...
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How do I set a task to done on due date?

How do I set a task to done on due date when the user haven't taken any action on that task. Can I use/create a workflow in SharePoint 2013 designer? On due date completion the task should set to ...
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only Noteworthy apps are showing

I am having issues with SharePoint 2013 site content when i try to add a new app, it only shows App you can add and Noteworthy apps (3 apps) on all sites and sub-sites, 90% of the Master Pages are ...
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SharePoint 2013 Add Read more link in Announcement web part each list items

I want to add Read more link in my Announcement Web Part I followed this blog post: http://www.learningsharepoint.com/2013/04/07/styling-announcements-with-javascript-using-js-link-in-sharepoint-2013/ ...
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SharePoint 2010 Sort View By Total Column Count

Is there a solution to sort a view by total column count? For example lets say I have a list with the following total columns. 50 apples 70 oranges 20 lemons 60 cherries I would like to sort the ...
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How to Copy 1 List Item to a List in Another Site - SP 2010 Workflow Designer

Does anyone know how to copy a list item from 1 list to another list in a different site using SharePoint Designer for workflows? I am using SharePoint 2010 Foundation, and would prefer not to use ...
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Document Approval Workflow in SharePoint 2013

Firstly, apologies if this has been answered somewhere, but I have spent 2 days hunting through Google, including results here, and I haven't found an answer yet, so I thought someone here may be able ...
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Sorry, you don't have access to this page MySite in SharePoint 2013

I configured MYSite in SP2013,when i am clicking on Newsfeed i am able to see the aboutme and People,after few sec i am getting "Sorry, you don't have access to this page" this message i am geting ...
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Sharepoint 2010 workflow

I have a requirement to set up a workflow from an outlook email. The email is sent out each time a new employee joins the organization and it contains their name, employeeid, Job Ref, Start date, ...
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Using SharePoint:FormField to dislay site columns inside my Publishing PageLayout

I want to add additional fields to my enterprisewiki.aspx page layout, these fields are :- created created by version so i try editing the page layout inside SharePoint designer, but i can not ...
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Event reciever on item updated do not start when item is updated trough a workflow

When an item is updated maually the event reciever starts and work as expected. But when the item is updated through a SharePoint Designer Workflow, nothing happens. There is nothing about this in the ...
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SharePoint workflow list item permission

I'm working on a 2010 workflow that runs when an item is created and should grant a user read/edit access to that specific list item. The list admins will have full control but the users will have ...
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How to allow user to codelessly mass-approve workflow items

From the Workflow Tasks page, is there any way to allow a user to approve/reject an item without going into the item itself? Preferably a way to do it without custom code.
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customization in Action Panel and setting panel

I need to customize top default bar with my UI. Check image 1( its default ) I am working directly on master S4 (sharepoint 2010) how can I do the following, 1. switching the language ( language ...
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enable advanced search in master

Is there any way, to enable advanced search in default search box. for the advanced search I am using, sharepoint hyperlink <asp:HyperLink runat="server" id="HyperLink1" ...
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How to display extra columns (created by, created date , version) for my wiki page inside the default EnterPriseWiki page layout

I am working on an EnterpriseWiki site collection, and I want to add extra fields to the default enterprisewiki.aspx page layout which are (Created By, Created date & Version fields). So I did the ...
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Get attachments url to the list to another field in same list before saving the new item Sharepoint 2010

I am having a list in my Sharepoint 2010 site. In that list I have some fields I want to attach some files to each new entry made and at the same time I want to store the URL of the file which is ...
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Sharepoint Search REST API - 401 unauthorized Error (Need Help)

I am getting 401 unauthorized error when calling a sharepoint search rest api (http://:/_api/search/query?querytext=) from a .net application using claims based authentication. My request and error ...
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saving emails as pdf files

Our client have a workflow that sends out emails, pretty standard stuff. Now the client wants to save these emails, or the content of it, as pdf files to some list. Can it be done and if yes, how?
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CSS - Elements ids that start with zz or ct

I'm new to branding SharePoint and I've been asked to overhaul the look of the global navigation bar in SP 2013. I've read that I can change a lot of elements such as ms-breadcrumb-top and ...
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New list form does not add entry to list?

I have a list where I have created a custom NEW form for. When I use this as the default form and hit the submit button the new entry seems to submit fine but it does not appear in the list at all. If ...
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How do I use property bag in Sharepoint designer Workflow

Is it possible to store and retrieve values from property bags in sharepoint designer workflows. Thanks Swayam
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Install Sharepoint Designer 2007?

I am new to Sharepoint. I setup a Sharepoint Server using VM Ware. The server is Windows Server 2003 with VS2008, SQL2005 and Sharepoint 2007. All up and running fine. Now I want to install ...
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SharePoint 2013: Developing Custom Workflow Designer

Technology: Using SharePoint 2013 Standard Edition. I am in process of creating a platform or an application that allows admin users create custom (any) workflows, in order to apply these workflows ...
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Creating new discussion using designer 2010 workflow not showing discussion item correctly

I have created a designer 2010 workflow in SPD 2013 which will create a discussion in discussion board when a user will add an item to my custom list. Now item is created but when I checked its root ...
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sharepoint 2013 unable to load user profile

we restored the 2010 user profile DB to 2013,we are getting the issue when we are clicking on like MySite "AboutMe" i am getting the error like "unable to load user profile" i checked the issue i am ...
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How to Determine if One or More Fields in Custom Edit Form have Validation Errors

So I have a DVWP with an Edit Form. The form uses jQuery tabs to organize the fields for the different roles that edit the item. I would like to show a message at the top of the form if at least one ...
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Explorer View on the Wiki Section of SharePoint

Does any one know if you can open a Wiki site page on SharePoint in Explorer View? If not is there any way around this or will I need to create a new wiki/section to enable me to complete this task? ...
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My Site Issue in SharePoint 2013 “internet explorer cannot display the webpage”

I configured my site in SharePoint 2013,when i am clicking "AboutMe"in the top ribbon it was opening the page "internet explorer cannot display the webpage" but for a site administrator i can able ...
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ASPX vs HTML forms

I would like to create a couple of custom new/edit forms for lists. In the past I used InfoPath but I wanted to move on to an alternative since InfoPath is going away. This would be my first attempt ...
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Trying to open Explorer View with Internet Explorer 11

I am currently trying to open Explorer View on SharePoint so that I can move documents into folders. I un-installed all the updates on my Internet Explorer so that I had Internet Explorer 9 on my ...
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Creating a Subsite login

Ok, I'm a newbie to Sharepoint, and I don't even know if this is possible. We have a subsite on a Sharepoint server (Office 365). This is what the bosses want: Front page of the site is this ...
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Making a “dialog” modal box wider - for a form - beginner

I am just learning SharePoint now, thus I don't know how do anything advanced such as modifying the CSS/JS/JQuery to change the width. Essentially, I am trying to modify the width of the dialog that ...
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Automatically Import Excel Data to SharePoint List

This question has been asked before but I haven't found an answer that works for me and my limitations. I have an excel spreadsheet that is currently being used to input data with 20+ records each ...
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Open in explorer not working, Internet Explorer 11

I have downloaded the hotfix, but it is still not working. how do I know if I am opening the correct IE? I need to be able to open in explorer view and have searched many different ways on the net ...
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Add a button to ribbon in SharePoint 2013 without using Visual Studio

Can any one let me know how can I add a button to the ribbon of a SharePoint 2013 list without using visual studio code? Whenever I click on the button it will go to a different URL.
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How can I copy lookup field value to another site list in lookup filed?

How can I copy lookup field value to another site list in lookup filed? Situation, I’ve a main site list , list1 and there have lookup field from list11, I've build sub site and copy my list1 from ...
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Restore a Post.aspx issue in home page and individual blog post

I am working in SP2013. I deleted the Home page posts web part and added again but it was showing different view. Also I edited the individual blog post current view, unchecked the column, click ...
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Blog not responding to underlying list changes

I have a blog that uses an underlying list (SharePoint 2010). I have changed the view so that any blog post in the Category "Test Post" will not appear in this list (be hidden)(it works!). However, ...
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Change workflow stage based on content type

I have a List that is associated with multiple ContentTypes. I would like to use the same workflow to start a task process with different users based on the actual ContentType of the item that it is ...
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Customizing a Sharepoint FAQ List

So I used the info I found here (http://stackoverflow.com/questions/4751691/best-way-to-implement-faq-on-sharepoint-site) to build a FAQ list for my company. However, it has some issues that I can't ...