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Substring from a string in SharePoint 2013 workflow OR parent folder name

I have to get a parent folder name for a document in SharePoint 2013 WF. eg url is "http://contoso.com/sites/somesitecollection/Documents/testing/1levelfolder/1.doc". I want to fetch 1levelfolder from ...
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Disable multiple document upload in SharePoint 2013

I have a document library and it has a workflow associated with it. That workflow generates some automatic 3-digit serial number. If I add multiple documents then that workflow is unable to generate ...
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Insert menu options greyed out in sharepoint designer 2013

I'm creating a sitepage in designer and need to add a webpart using the existing custom list. But, I'm not able to get any options such as "Data View" in the insert tab. Its seems to be greyed out. I ...
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Syncing Exchange calendar with SharePoint calendar

I have a meeting calendar in Exchange which some users use in their Outlook. I want to sync this calendar in Sharepoint (which again can be used by multiple users) so that any change made in ...
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SharePoint 2010 Site Edit History

I am working on a site and after returning from the weekend I noticed that a lot of changes were made. I am wondering is there a way to view the edit history of the site? I.e. is there a way to see ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Document Center vs. Records Center

I have a question about the Document Center and the Records Center. In which cases should I use a Document Center or the Records Center? What are the pros and cons? Another question is, what make ...
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Birthdays this week

Currently I'm trying to use the user profile field 'Birthday' to show upcoming birthdays using a search query. This is the search query: contentclass:spspeople AND Birthday>{today} The search ...
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Reading Excel and insert or update the ListItem using CSOM

I want to read an excel file that resides on the file system and insert/update the values into the SPList item programmatically. I tried with the CSOM approach, but am unable to get the desired ...
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SharePoint 2013 WebPart Timer not ticking

I'm looking for solution to Async reload webpart. In most solutions code looks like below, but code doesn't work. Timer.Tick does't fire: <%@ Assembly Name="$SharePoint.Project.AssemblyFullName$" ...
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How to Hide Site Contents Link?

in a host named site collection using the team template, I would like to hide the Site Contents link, but cannot find any way to do it. does anyone know how? deleting it from quick launch editor does ...
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Office files won't open in SharePoint 2013 again

Is there any other answer to the above question in addition to the ones suggested in the link describing that a link in Sharepoint 2013 cannot be used correctly other than e.g. copy a shortcut of the ...
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Sharepoint 2013 designer workflow error 401

I have created a designer workflow in SharePoint 2013 and i have published the workflow as a non system account (as required).But when i check the status of the workflow it say internal status ...
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SharePoint 2013 Save and reload list item form — save conflict error

I have a SharePoint list form (edit form) that when saved reloads the same edit form. To do this, I overwrote the onclick event on the Save button to construct the URL to redirect to once the form has ...
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InfoPath form gets redirected to another SharePoint list after submission

I have a customer who uses infopath forms to create list items. When a new form is created that select a category which has a corresponding folder in the list library. We've worked with them for ...
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Color Code the background of my font

I want the background of my font to be color coded as follows when one of my choices is selected. Working with Sharepoint 2013 Issue Color Duplicate Issue Blue Internal Issue ...
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Error while adding user to SharePoint group using CSOM

I'm facing error while trying to add users into the SharePoint groups using CSOM. When I try to add user by passing user name as "domain\V*****" (all users start with "v" character), it through error ...
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Sharepoint web part content blocked

I have inserted a web part on a Sharepoint (2010) page that displays contents from another web page. This displays fine in Chrome, but neither works in Internet Explorer nor Firefox. The web page by ...
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changing logo in sharepoint 2010

I am trying to change my company logo in SharePoint 2010, can you tell me how I can change it and when I change does it changes on all of its sub sites. Please help I am stuck on doing that. ...
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Content Search web part to show Sites ordered by number of pages in Pages library

I am building an Enterprise Wiki site in SharePoint 2013. The Site structure would be something like this. Root Wiki Site (Global site) Wiki Subsite for Department A Wiki Subsite for Department B ...
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InfoPath getting the ID not the value I configured in lookup field

I have two lists setup: Office: only has title field LOB Manager: has responsible person and a lookup column to the Office list. The office lookup in LOB Manager is configured to use the Title ...
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Select multiple values from the same metadata field when using metadata navigation

I am using filtering via Metadata Navigation. I have a field (MetaData) called Month, but I can only select one month for filtration. I assume Metadata Navigation does not allow selection of multiple ...
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Overriding Tree View Data Source in v4.master

I am implementing some custom navigation providers for SharePoint 2010, and have successfully overridden the data source for the Top Navigation and Quick Launch providers using the delegate provided ...
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Site Theme Not Updating Correctly Via Look and Feel

This question is in regards to SharePoint 2010. It would appear that when a page renders under a site using the uncustomized v4.master we get the following code: <link rel="stylesheet" ...
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The URL is invalid. It may refer to a nonexistent file or folder

When I upload a document in my document library in my SP 2013 site collection, I am getting the below error: The URL 'CB/30Apr2015_ConfidWF.xlsx' is invalid. It may refer to a nonexistent file ...
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Editing Appearance of Lookup Field in SP Workflow Email

I have a workflow that sends an email when a new item is added to a list. The email includes the creator of the new item, which uses a lookup value. CurrentItem-CreatedBy-String = [%Current ...
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Multiple lines of text not accessible in $select/$expand query : Sharepoint 2013

On-site enterprise install of SP 2013. I have a list called Questions. This list has a Title, ID, and a custom field called "Question" that is a Multiple Line of Text field set to type: Plain Text. ...
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Sharepoint Hosted App with Custom List Forms

I'm developing a SharePoint Hosted App that deploys a custom list. I am trying to figure out what the best way to create custom New, Display and Edit Forms for that list are. Is there a way to create ...
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Error configuring PowerPivot 2012 on SharePoint 2013. New-PowerPivotSystemServiceInstance - The PowerPivot System Service does not exist in the farm

Hi I'm hoping that someone can help me out here. I have a Multi-server dev farm that I am unable to provision PowerPivot correctly. It worked fine on the standalone farm. Any help would be ...
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Isn't this SharePoint design issue that it resets IIS when ever you deploy a solution?

Let's say I have two web application and inside those I have 2 site collections each. If I deploy a visual web part for sitecollection1 then it does IISRESET which means all sites will be down for a ...
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Navigation using Term Store in my enterprise Wiki Site is not working well

My problem is as follows:- I have a site collection that contain an Enterprise Wiki template. I create a new Term Store I link the term store to the “Wiki Category” column. When I add or edit a Wiki ...
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People Picker not getting populated in the Sharepoint site

Here i am facing some weird issue. I have a People Picker, which is being populated from a SharePoint list based on the selection in the dropdown. The data connections are made properly and the ...
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Sharepoint Excel Error IE9 - Workbook is larger than the maximum workbook size allowed to be opened in the browser

A few of my users who are using ie9 for a sharepoint housing a few excel files around 19mb are experiencing a recent issue where they cannot see 'read only or edit' options; (this is enabled to open ...
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call sharepoint 2013 rest webservices from tsql stored procedure?

Can i call rest web service of sharepoint 2013 from tsql stored procedure ? all examples in web are for GET method, But i want create item in sharepoint list and i need to use POST method. this is ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Sorting Search Results not working (KeywordQuery-SortList)

am using KeywordQuery to search and.. the SortList does not affect result, it is always return first 5 results. Any suggestion? The code is bellow... using (KeywordQuery query = new ...
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Multi selection list box greyed out

I made a copy of SharePoint's default "Approval" workflow and then edited its approval form in InfoPath to add a multi selection list box (I am showing check boxes) which is reading values from a ...
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Show Sub-site's List in main site page [duplicate]

I have a list in one sub-site, now I want to add/show that list on a page in its main site. It should be with edit menu of the list content. Any suggestion !
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How to determine if SharePoint is in Debug mode?

My SharePoint was choking on bad code in a feature. The VS12 debugger popped up and asked me if I wanted to enable debugging, and that it would update the web.config. Well, I would like to turn off ...
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Change look of choice in design form

I am looking to change how the display form looks. I have been searching for hours and don't know if what I am trying to accomplish is possible. When I have a choice field with check boxes it ...
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Unable to Open Item in Display Form or Edit form

A mail is sent to an Announcement List. Incoming Email settings are enabled. Item can be viewed in ListView but can't be opened in either Display or Edit form.Below is the error in Hive Logs. ...
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Can SharePoint 2013 SSRS Integrated Mode be referenced from another program?

We have a 3rd party system with a reporting module. It can generate it's own custom reports (non-SSRS) and also has the ability to generate RDL files to be ported into SSRS. There's not much ...
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Creating a calculated column with replace in Powershell

I am trying to create a calculated column through powershell script. Below is the Script: Add-PSSnapin Microsoft.SharePoint.PowerShell -erroraction SilentlyContinue $site = Get-SPweb ...
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SharePoint 2013 Drag and Drop Uploader 'drop here' box placement

I've been working on a SharePoint site that's been custom branded and run in to an issue with the drag and drop uploader in the document libraries. For reasons unknown to me, the 'Drop here...' box ...
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Determine CAL Requirements for SharePoint Server

How can I determine the number of SharePoint Server CALs I need in my environment based on the active users using SharePoint?
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Show Exchange Calendar in SharePoint

On my SharePoint portal (which is a SharePoint Team site), i need to show exchange calendar items of every employee. Is it possible to show Exchange Calendar in SharePoint with the appointment or ...
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How to get custom user profile properties in sharepoint 2013 restful api?

In my Sp2013, I tried this link http://mysite/_api/SP.UserProfiles.PeopleManager/GetMyProperties and it gets all properties including the custom managed ones from crawling. And one of them is ...
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Lookup list with dependencies/permissions

Below is a drawing of a scenarium I want to create in SP2013. My question is wether this is possible OTTB, or possible at all. The main concern is, how possible is it to make drop-down depend on each ...
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I can follow documents in SharePoint 2013 but can't Stop Following

I have followed some documents to add them to my list of Followed Documents in OneDrive. When I click Stop Following on a document nothing happens. I can't find anything about this online.
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Empty CAML Query recursively search through document sets

I want to search for every single item within a document library. This is working just fine, but isn't working if the files within a document set in that library. I'm using an empty CAML query ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Video

I am trying to open a video within the webpage in Sharepoint 2013 asset library, but it always open the file instead of play on the webpage. can you please help?
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Lookup column in sharepoint list column in visual studio

I've a list with two columns as student Id and student name. In second list am taking one column as lookup and giving reference to student name. But while inserting record in second list when am ...