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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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Validate Infopath form by another sharepoint list

I have 1 Requirement list and 1 Tasks list with infopath 2010 forms. Tasks list having Lookup column as of Requirement Title field. Both lists having Status field. When user save Requirement (infopath ...
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Installed SP Solution (custom Claims Provider) not installed to App Server - Security Token Service unavailable

In my farm I have two WFE's and two App Servers (or so I thought). I developed a Custom Claims Provider and installed to it to my farm. In the Solutions Store, I see that the solution was successfully ...
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SharePoint 2013 Migration from 2007 and 2010

I have some data in MOSS 2007 and some in SharePoint 2010. I am planning to migrate to SharePoint 2013. The amount of data is around 50GB. I don't want the entire content DB. I am planning to use a ...
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Powerpoint Slide Libraries in Sharepoint 2013 missing “copy slides to presentation” on webparts

If someone could help with this it would be a great help. So - I am aware that SP2013 has removed PowerPoint Slide Libraries but have found (on here) a way to add them back in and as a Content Part ...
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SPListItem.Update() not firing ItemUpdating

I'm updating item in SPListItemCollection using SPListItem.Upadte() but my event receiver is not receiving ItemUpdating/ItemUpdated events (breakpoints are not hit on either handlers). Sample code ...
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Office Add-in can't find network

I am running in a VM that is using Windows 2012 R2 and Sharepoint 2013 installed. When I create a Office add-in that is empty. Or when I use one that is pre-defined like the examples in here. I am ...
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Search Index degraded, index reset never completes

I cannot for the life of me get search services running on a new server. When I open up the service administration web panel for search it shows a yellow exclamation mark on the Index. PS> ...
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Security Error while doing REST update on the SP list

I am trying to make update with the usage of REST but I got an error: -2130575251, Microsoft.SharePoint.SPException. The security validation for this page is invalid and might be corrupted. ...
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Filter search query by DocId using REST API and JSON

url/_api/search/query?querytext='ContentTypeId:<guid>'&sortlist='NewsDateOWSDATE:descending'&selectproperties='Title,Path,Description'&refinementfilters='DocId:121455' Now I want ...
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SharePoint 2013 WCF giving error, “Server Error in '/' Application. Configuration Error”

I am creating sharepoint hosted WCF. And I have created is as mentioned in the following blog, ...
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Connect to Office - Add to SharePoint Sites - When do SharePoint Sites get synchronized?

We are having trouble with the Add to SharePoint Sites functionality. It often doesn't work as we expect it to work. Hence I'll try to describe what we are doing, then I'll try to formulate my ...
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Share documents with users without permission

I have the following case: There are 2 departments with each having a separate site collection with a document library. Only the users from a department have access to the corresponding site ...
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SP2013 - Problem with WorkFlows and InfoPath forms

There is a SharePoint Server 2013 of a client of our that just cannot create infoPath forms for the Collect Data workflow action anymore. The error message is extremely vague and I could not find ...
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Workflow to Export All Tasks on Project Server

I want to write a workflow that will export a list of all the tasks for all projects on a project server instance to an excel file. Is this possible in SP2013 or is there a better way to handle this? ...
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Verify all check boxes in a repeating table are checked

I have created a very simple form in InfoPath. There is a part where I have added a repeating table. One column of the repeating table is a check box. My requirement is to set a textbox field with a ...
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Problem when using a codeplex solution: SharePoint 2013 FBA Pack

I could successfully deploy a codeplex solution allowing the management of SQL users for a web application where Form-based authentication has been activated (https://sharepoint2013fba.codeplex.com/), ...
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jQuery - Hide empty field in a list

I have the code that hides empty fields in a list and it works great, the problem is it also hides the edit field and icon which I would like to keep, what would I need to change in the code to stop ...
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CSOM get document by ID

I'm using the following CSOM code to retrieve a document title by id: ClientContext context = new ClientContext("http://sharepoint"); List oList = context.Web.Lists.GetByTitle("Documents"); ...
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SharePoint field not showing data in Edit Mode

I have an announcement list which stores information. There is a particular field called "Description of Incident" which stores data in Rich Text format. Actually, it stores email as it comes in. It ...
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Change image name before uploading it to SharePoint library using Javascript or Jquery(Not Drop Zone control)

I would like to change the name of the image before uploading it to SharePoint document library. Below is the code i have written when an image is uploaded using HTML upload control. When the image is ...
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How to exclude Local SharePoint Site results from Enterprise Search Center?

We're currently using our Enterprise Search Center to search several file shares. We'd like to be able to add the capability for users to search their site collections for any files that are on that ...
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Sharing Multiple Documents in Sharepoint 2013 Enterprise

Is there not a way to share multiple documents from a library at a time, other than a folder? It seems ridiculously cumbersome to have to individually share 4 separate documents with selected users. ...
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Updating a SharePoint list via an Access query and VBA code exhausts system resources

My apologies: I asked this on StackOverflow already but have received no responses. I am hoping that reposting on a site more oriented to SharePoint might lead to more insight. For reasons beyond my ...
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How to get ClientPeoplePicker value using javascript

can anyone please tell me, How to get ClientPeoplePicker value using javascript.?
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How to display only date 2/2/2016 in infopath form?

I have a date picker which will be calculated based on the below formula: addDays(ColumnName, 15) when i submit the form in list is shows as 2/2/2016 12:00:00 AM with time, I need only 2/2/2016 . I ...
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Want to develop a custom solution for displaying a shared Exchange Calendar in SharePoint? Where to start?

I'm looking for a way to display a shared Exchange calendar in SharePoint 2013. I understand that, OOTB SharePoint will only show the current user's calendar, but I'm assuming that the underlying ...
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SharePoint access does not update last login in Active Directory

Users accessing SharePoint 2010 from outside of our domain do not have the "last login" property of their Active Directory account updated. This is problematic as we are supposed to disable accounts ...
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Search display template for special column types like Person or Group

I have lists of a special item content type that I list using search. These list contain for instance a column of type Person or Group. In the lists the columns are being displayed as "Name (with ...
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How does SharePoints Information Management Policy delete items?

Stumbled across some deadlocks in one of our content databases that i could track down to some workflows wrecking havoc in a site collection by creating over a million of list items in multiple ...
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Error uploading document

When I upload a document to document library that has workflows the following error occurs. The file Minutes/By Quarter.dwp has been modified by i:0#.w|xac0000\sp_admin on 04 Feb 2016 17:39:39 ...
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SharePoint 2013 migration

I have a SharePoint 2010 Web Application in Windows Authentication mode. Can I directly migrate them to SharePoint 2013 Claims/Form based authentication Web Application? I am planning to use third ...
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Can't close a dialog within the dialog content

I have an SharePoint Hosted app. This App contains a normal ASPX-Page. This app (Page) will be opened as Dialog in a Site. This works fine. Now I have to close the Dialog with a Button in this ...
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Activate a new license key

We are running SharePoint 2013 with MSDN Subscription(Enterprise Version) and we want to change it to full Enterprise.Is it possible to update the Product Key from MSDN Enterprise to Enterprise? I ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Branding with Visual studio 2015 [on hold]

I'm pretty new to C# and ASP.net and have a project to brand our internal SharePoint site. So I need a source book to learn Visual studio 2015 (C# and ASP.net) but need some advice from experts who ...
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content type inside another content type in SharePoint Online

I need to maintain Projects as List Items in SharePoint Online List. I tried Task List which is built-in app. But After i create Sub Task for the Task, it is still able to make it as Task(one level ...
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Configuring KPI in dashboard designer

I'm configuring a KPI for my sharepoint 2010 site. Take this example of a "projects" list and a "project progress" field in this list which is shown in percentage. I want to configure a KPI for this ...
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Use Sharepoint for news publishing

Our vendor has set up a Sharepoint installation and created a publishing portal with a pages library. So far, so good, but we have the following questions about this implementation: It seems ...
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SP2013: Search Service Application failed with exception System.InvalidOperationException

I just installed SharePoint 2013 standalone mode on a computer. Everything went well and the installation finished successfully. However, I checked the Event Log and I found the following error ...
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When I should I have an attachment column in a list vs storing it a library item

A common question I get is when I should create a list and when I should create a library...The conundrum though is when they always ask should they store documents within a list as attachments or ...
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Can I search by Content Type without modifying a webpart

I have a document named grades.xls with a content type of school. When someone types in school to the search bar this document does not appear even though the document has a content type of school.. ...
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How to clear WSS_UsageApplication content?

We've been using Sharepoint 2013. My question / problem is : The database is about 35 Gb and a shrink db on an SQL level didnt help. How to clear WSS_UsageApplication content?
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Search on External Content Type with Wildcard search for lastname brings back results with mutiple entries for same person

I am tapping into a database for the purpose of retrieving a unique persons first and last name. I have placed a wildcard filter towards lastname. The results are found but apparently the same user ...
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SharePoint 2010 Approval Work Flow Form - Link to Attachment

I have created a custom approval workflow that works as expected. However I am trying to add a link on the approval form to any attachments that were assigned during the creation of the list item. ...
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Email Count of SharePoint 2013 Survey Responses

Business Case: Surveys are sent out for each new KB my team builds and they are live anywhere from 2-4 weeks. The business has requested that each week a survey is live, an email be sent out that ...
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Sharepoint Excel file opens Read Only when edit is selected

A user on a team sharepoint who has contribute permissions is getting a 'read only' version of ONE of the files in a folder. All other users can open normally and edit. However, when this user selects ...
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Set-SPEnterpriseSearchTopology : Topology activation failed during attemt to fix degraded index

Im trying to fix a degraded index, using the script from this post. How do I fix a degraded SharePoint 2013 index partition when there is only one of them? But the last line ...
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Uncaught TypeError: undefined is not a function

I access my web in javascript code in SharePoint 2013. I'm using Jquery and KnockOutJS for my other functions. So I have added following urls above my code. <script type="text/javascript" ...
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Query Rules in sharepoint 2013 for searching mobile phones

Im set search to show numbers of mobile phones my users, but I cant found users if try to search with their number. In profile: "+0 (111) 222-33-44" In search Im try: "+01112223344", "1112223344" and ...
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Export List content type SharePoint 2013

I'm having 10 content types in a SharePoint 2013 List. I want to export all content types separately using PowerShell scripts or any. Note: List content type