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SharePoint 2013 Designer Issue-Server could not complete your request

Facing the issue for designer frequently. As and when opening the designer it shows the below issue:
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HarePoint Knowledge Base and DevExpress won't leave me alone!

I installed the HarePoint Knowledge Base for SharePoint. I have since removed it. Periodically, despite the fact that I have removed every trace of the application I can find, all of my web.config ...
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Add Additional control on SharePoint list acces by separate list

I have one list this list is configured, so that a user can view and modify his own items. No I wan't to add an additional Access control based on a separate SharePoint List. This list will hold a ...
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search this site in main root site collection

I noticed the following and I want to know if it is by design. Let's suppose you have your portal.abc.com as main site collection (root) and other site collection that are named as ...
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How to browse a multidimensional OLAP cube in SharePoint 2013?

I have an instance of SQL Server 2012 analysis services (multidimensional not tabular) with a couple of cubes. I want to browse the cubes from a SharePoint 2013 enterprise edition site. I tried using ...
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How to get the current site url in SharePoint 2013?

I have a SharePoint 2013 workflow developed in Visual Studio 2012. How can I retrieve the current site url to a local variable?
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Map NTFS permission to SharePoint library permission?

We have folder on the server which is shared by many users. The permission is based on NTFS. Now, we want to put this folder in sharepoint as a library, Is there a way to automatically convert the ...
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Lookup list filter only future events

I have a task list that assigns tasks to specific future events. The custom task has a lookup column that is based on an events calendar. Is there any way I can cleanup this lookup list to only show ...
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Get a Content Type by Name (Title) using CSOM

I am applying a temporary fix to some CSOM code whilst a more permanent fix is given to me hence I want to create the equivalent of ctx.Web.Lists.GetByTitle("Contoso ...
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Create Result Source Using Powershell

I want to set Type="People Search Results" and in Credential Information want to set default authentication using power shell. I have used below code to create result source but I am not able to set ...
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“Sync to Outlook” tasks from and to sharepoint for all users

Is there a way to activate "Sync to Outlook" from and to sharepoint for the mysite tasks for all our users? Every individual user can do it through the ribbon. But what if we want to activate it ...
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SP2013 open pdf files in a new window

I am using sp2013. I have a document library with pdf files. When I click on the pdf file it opens directly in the same window. How can I make it possible the pdf file opens in a new window? In ...
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Adding items to SP Folder inside document library

I have a folder inside a document library. Inside this folder I need to check the existence of a sub-folder and then, add a document and another folder to it programmatically. Lets say, my document ...
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Sharepoint 2013:Save the Documents in repository and provide the reference in sharepoint document library

I need help on the issue: When i upload the the document it need to save in the specified the local(or server) folder and the that reference should save in the Sharepoint document library. we are ...
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Copy-SPSite not recognised?

I am trying to copy a site with power shell using SP2010 Enterprise and the SharePoint management shell but the cmdlet does not recognize the Copy-SPSite term!? It is not permissions as I am admin ...
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How to get C# to recognize argument passed through PowerShell

I'm using PowerShell to call C# code to turn list alerts on or off on a specific list. When I try to use [AlertsOnOff1.onOff]::Main("off") to call the Main method and pass the arugment of "off"the ...
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PublishingPageContentOWSHTML not displayed properly in content search query

I am using standard out of the box templates of Content search query types and while using the attribute PublishingPageContentOWSHTML to display the text of the page (what is in the 'Page content' ...
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CAS Policies for GAC Deployment

I have a .Net web application(3.5 Framework) which i converted it to WSP package and deployed the front-end aspx pages to _Layout of SharePoint webapplication and the third party Dll's(Like ...
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I need help getting powershell to run c# code

I found a technet blog saying you could run c# code in powershell, so I ended up giving it a try. When I try to run the following powershell script I get 2 errors and I'm not sure how to resolve them. ...
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How do I delete a SharePoint 2013 app from my app catalog?

I've seen plenty of info on deleting the app from a site but I want to delete it from my app catalog. When I go into central admin and then to manage my app catalog site I don't see any apps listed ...
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Is it possible to map a folder to library and vice versa?

We have 2 requirements (both are independent): There is a doc library. We need to map it to a network path. This is a doc library. We need to view it in the windows explorer.
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Excel Web access webpart url

I am following an Article to solve a "The Workbook cannot be opened" that appears on my webpart when I load the document. It mentions getting the url of the webpart, in order to complete a powershell ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Can't view other users Notes on Note Board

We are experience an issue where on any list that allows the Notes and Tag functionality a user can only see their own notes. The notes are not set to private and the users have contribute permission. ...
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Can I get A calendar to show a filtered and aggregate view

I would like to place a master calendar on the parent site and display it on eleven subsites, using a filter to display relevant content. Can I do this? I was looking at the content querry web part ...
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Is there a way to temporarily disable existing alert emails from executing?

I have a powershell script the runs automatically once a week to move old list items to an archive list. On the current list my end users are receiving alerts when the item is moved (create/deleted) ...
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Why SP2013 generate RSS feed subscription link with feeds:// not feed://

We are using SP2013 enterprise on-premise. On any list or document library, click on top ribbon "List" -> RSS feed, it will goto a page with URL like /_layouts/15/listfeed.aspx?List=xxxxxxxx On ...
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Need help with a “People Directory”

I'm working on creating a People Directory for my SharePoint site. Instead of having to constantly going to My Sites to get everyone's info, I would create a simple table that would display contact ...
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Can not see /_vti_bin/Lists.asmx?WSDL xml file

I'm trying to add web services with Visual Studio, I always got the following error: The request failed with HTTP status 404: Not Found. Metadata contains a reference that can not be ...
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Sharepoint 2013 workflow does not start when item is created by another workflow

Hi I am having the next problem, I have a workflow on list B that starts when a new item is created. If I created the item manually the workflow works. Now I have a list A that has a workflow that ...
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Importing the Profile Picture from AD using ADI & ADFS

I configured the SharePoint 2013 farm recently for one of the Customer. As per requirement, I have to use ADFS as authentication and Active Directory Import(ADI) for User Profile. Everything as ...
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How to use Happy Hour in List View Threshold

I have heard of list view threshold as something good to be kept and it really saves the server. But I am not sure about how to use the concept named Happy Hour.
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Lync presence suddenly stop showing inside sharepoint 2013

I have SharePoint server 2013 with SP1 , and we are using Microsoft lync 2010. Previously the Lync presence status was showing up inside SharePoint sites. But today this stop working, although we did ...
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Downloading documents displayed in SPGridView - SP 2013 foundation

I display a selected set of documents in the document library within a SPGridView in a webpart. The documents should be downloadable and i use LinkButton for this purpose. A method is used on the ...
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Restrict access to full list/database, but have a search form to show results

Not sure whether my keywords are completely off, i'm quite new to SharePoint and have been using Lynda to get a quick grip of the program. I have a brief which requires a frontend search/filters page ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Publishing subsites fail to be created

I have successfully created 12 subsides in the past, however now when I try in the UI they will not create. In SP Designer they will create but when you try to add pages there are errors. Has anyone ...
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SharePoint 2013 User Profile Sync exclusion filters

I'm trying to figure out if there is anyway to create an exclusion filter for importing expired only profiles from Active Directory through the synchronization connection for user profiles. The ...
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execute workflow on feild change

I have a list of proposals and I want to trigger a workflow based on if the status goes from Active or Submitted to Archived I created a workflow with an if status = archived but It will trigger the ...
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Feature error when deploying a master page with visual studio 2013

I am new in working with VS13 to edit master pages, when I try to deploy it gives an error: Error 30 Error occurred in deployment step 'Activate Features': Feature with Id ...
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Drop down menus for SharePoint 2013 that actually work!

I know this forum has many examples of Javscript, HTML drop down menus but none of the examples given actually work. The below example is the closest I can get but it stops working as soon as go to ...
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How to import large Term set CSV file?

I am importing a csv file with 1 term set and approximately 12,000 terms. When I begin the import, it says something like "Please wait while we import your terms", and about 5 minutes later the popup ...
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REST updating List field

Using REST Api, how would I go about updating a plain number column within a list? Is there any faster way of doing so aside from doing a GET, then a separate POST? Seems there could be a faster way ...
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Confirm SharePoint Web site in use or its deletion

Easy question for earning easy point. SP 2013 on premise. We had external consultants deploying a graphical solution. I have tested the function send email warning for deletion of unused sites and I ...
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writing a search query for search result web part

Is it possible to write a search query that will find sites/subsite that the current user has been shared?
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Can a 2013 Publishing Site be Changed to a Publishing Site with Workflow?

I created a handful of publishing subsites and added content etc... Now that I've done all that work, I'm wishing I would have created them as publishing sites with workflow. I know that typically ...
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SharePoint 2013 workflow not showing up in the associated list's workflow settings page

I followed the steps mentioned by Prabath See steps here However when I deploy the SP 2013 workflow on the server, I can't see it in the 'Workflow Settings' page of the associated list. The ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Custom Web Part: Get and display data from Oracle and SqlServer databases

I'm developing a Custom WebPart to retrieve data (based on certain queries) from a SqlServer and Oracle databases: The data should be displayed in a grid/table/etc with sorting, filtering and ...
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the file '/_controltemplates/.ascx' does not exist

I am making a visual web part which is referencing a user control. The code in SharePointProjectItem.spdata is given below. <ProjectItemFile Source="ExportUserControl.ascx" ...
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How to fetch Newsfeed using JSOM

Is there a way to fetch Newsfeed with Link to Hashtag and all rich content using JSOM? We are able to fetch Newsfeed but all text is coming in plain text whithout any link to Hashtags. Is there a ...
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Copy-SPSite : Object reference not set to an instance of an object

I'm using Copy-SPSite to duplicate a site collection. Copy-SPSite http://mysite.com/dept/01 -TargetUrl http://mysite.com/dept/02 -DestinationDatabase WSS_Content /dept is a managed path. But I got ...
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Can I automatically add Tasks to the Timeline

I am trying to setup a task list in SharePoint 2013 that will automatically add new tasks with start and end dates to the timeline. Has anyone had any luck with this? I looked around at creating a ...