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SharePoint 2013 Site Definition Toolbar Type Standard not showing

I have a problem with the toolbar type "standard" in SharePoint 2013. If I insert a XsltListViewWebPart with , there is no "New Element" button. And no "View Choice" and something like that. I've ...
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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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Cross Site Publishing

I have enable Cross Site Publishing feature. In the first site collection I have enabled pages library as Catalog. In the another site collection I am connecting to first site collection. Pages and ...
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Check given user's listItem permissions with SharePoint 2010 Managed Client Object Model (c#)

Is it possible to determine if a user can access a given item identified by its url without the users context - it has to be done with CSOM. Code so far: var file = ...
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SharePoint 2013 Active Directory FBA Change Password solutions

I have a SharePoint 2013 set up using mix mode authentication. Windows authentication for internal users, and Forms Based Authentication using an LDAP provider against Active Directory for external ...
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On Premise Setup with My Sites on Office 365

I have SharePoint 2013 on premise and we have O365 subscription and the idea is to have MySites and very basic team sites online with more sensitive and customized sites on premise. I've set it up so ...
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“Value cannot be null” exception while loading WorkflowServicesManager

I am trying to start a list workflow in SharePoint 2013 using client object model. But while loading WorkflowServicesManager, it throws the error below - Value cannot be null Parameter name: ...
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Office documents are downloaded instead of opened

I am having an issue with documents such as Word and Excel being downloaded instead of opened via Office when accessed via a direct URL in SP 2013. I might expect this behavior in Chrome or Firefox, ...
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SharePoint 2010 Site Actions menu items hidden in IE9

I poked around a bit for the answer but didnt find anything. I have a site in which the Site Actions menu items are hidden in IE (all version). Some background on the site: I am currently working on ...
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What is the best practice to deploy the SharePoint site from test to production environment?

We are beginning to start a new SharePoint 2010 and 2013 development projects, soon developing new features, lists, workflows, customizations to the SharePoint site, customization to list forms and ...
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Error when trying to Approve Master Pages

I am editing a SharePoint Enterprise 2010 site and every time I edit a masterpage on any of our site collections I get the error "That item is no longer available. It may have been deleted by another ...
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Event Log: Faulting application name: Fabric.exe, version: 1.0.960.0

I'm working on a SP2013. It was setup by someone else. I fixed most issues. But then I found there is this entry in event log. It happens frequently. Anyone knows anything about this error? ...
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EndPoint Failure

Running a 2013 farm in RTM state right now...have several servers in the farm 2 WFE, 2 APP Servers, 4 Search Servers. Been seeing these errors in my event logs and it's very random...sometimes it ...
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Managing my user permissions for my Publishing site  enterprise wiki

I have created 5 separate enterprise wiki sites, which can be accessed using the following URLs:- …Wiki/HrManuals ..Wiki/SalesManuals ..Wiki/TechnicalManuals ..Wiki/legalManuals Now I need to ...
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ListService.getListItemcompleted Event in BackgroundWorker's doWork Event not working

I am doing outlook 2007 vsto programming with SharePoint Server 2007. Now problem is that as I am calling getListItemAsync asynchronously so the GetListItemItem completed event is not firing.So the ...
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How to send email to a specific list item

Is there a way to for a user to reply to a workflow(generated on create item) email and make that email content attach to that particular list item? This list is a issue tracking list and part of a ...
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Known Issues List SharePoint & IE 11

Is there a definitive known issues list available from a recognised source (i.e. Microsoft) for IE 11 and SharePoint Enterprise and Foundation for 2013, 2010, 2007?
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How to get random user profiles in SharePoint 2013 restful api?

In SharePoint 2013 restful api, is there a way to put in the url for user profiles, that you want say 5 random items from the target list? I don't want to download the whole thing and then take 5 ...
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REST Call to Post a Reply to a Discussion Board Topic w/o JSOM

I am trying to find a way to post a reply to an existing discussion on a Discussion board using the REST API. I cannot find a way to do this. I can only create a new discussion topic using REST. I ...
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sharepoint 2013 on windows 10

I know This is not related to development, please accept me this time. Im looking to upgrade windows 8.1 to windows 10 . can I able to install sharepoint 2013 on windows 10? I couldn't find any ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Navigation Editing results in Sorry Something Went Wrong Error

I am having a problem with my SharePoint 2013 Home Page navigation. Whenever I edit the links I get a Something Went Wrong Error which end up forcing me to restore the database. Steps I took: I ...
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SharePoint 2013-Lync2010 - Presence not working for multi user people column

we have a SharePoint 2013 farm and we use Lync 2010 on our desktops. I am using IE 9 browser to view the site. I have a team site with a library. To the library I have added a people column and ...
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2013 - “An unrecognized HTTP response” error in Search Crawling after I reset index

I get a search problem in my dev Sharepoint 2013 Server that is restored data from UAT server by SPSite-Restore command. Everything work well until I perform Reset Index process in Sharepoint Search ...
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Multiple Criteria Lookup in Parent List

I have a list of projects (Project List) and another list of periodic status updates (Status Update List) related to each project (one-to-many). I need a lookup column in the Project List that ...
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How to add sublevel in quick launch

I'd like adding a sub level in my quick launch. I modified my master page <SharePoint:AspMenu id="V4QuickLaunchMenu" runat="server" EnableViewState="false" DataSourceId="QuickLaunchSiteMap" ...
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How to get the Search REST API sort to not be case sensitive?

I am using the Search REST API to get a list of users, and am trying to sort the results by last name. However, the sort seems to be case sensitive. Is there a way to change the way items are sorted? ...
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Switching Assistant and Manager values in SharePoint User Profile

We have SharePoint 2013 and we have been having this strange issue, where we can user profile to show Manager and Assistant, which are OOTB user properties that are mapped to Manager and Assistant ...
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Calling http handler in user control

I'm trying to call httphandler in SharePoint usercontrol. I'm loading this usercontrol in a SharePoint web part. This httphandler is deployed to SharePoint layouts folder. Below is my code . ...
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SharePoint 2013 Site Template Issue while creating new Site

I have created a Site Template using "Save Site as template" SharePoint option. While creating a new site using the Custom Site Template facing the below issue. Previously I was able to create the ...
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Sharepoint 2010 and PDFs

I am a site owner for my job and we use our SharePoint site as a learning management system (LMS). Our document libraries contain interactive PDFs that students check out, work in, and save back into ...
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Sharepoint 2013 with SQL Authentication

I'm trying to get Sharepoint 2013 to install correctly with SQL Authentication. The domain environment I am running this under, service accounts are not easy to come by and have to be renewed every ...
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Error in Page in modo edition

Currently I have a problem when try edit a page. When edit a webpart and in property window of webpart I click on the button: but does not open the modal window, and displays the following error: ...
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how to create a custom landing [home]page in sharepoint using page layouts

Would like to know,how to create a custom landing[home]page in sharepoint using page layouts and few cutom web parts. my env: SP 2013 / VS 2012 / SP D 2013 I have gone through kirk evans blog and I ...
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Deploy a file to the “Forms” folder of a Document Library using Powershell

I am dynamically building up a file that I then want to upload to SharePoint 2013 using PowerShell. I want to upload this file into the "Forms" folder of a Document Library - So not into the Document ...
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Could not find site url while saving document to SharePoint on the fly

I have a SharePoint 2013 farm on which there is a team site. We have few document libraries in which we are trying to save our document/excel or any other office file directly. My client machine is ...
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Merging in tfs removing the package entry in .csproj from sharepoint project

I have a visual studio solution (2012) which contains couple of sharepoint projects. Each one have package entries in their csproj file. But when I am doing merging of these projects into other ...
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Cannot load Windows PowerShell snap-in Microsoft.SharePoint.PowerShell

when opening the sharepoint 2013 management shell, I get the error Add-PsSnapin : Cannot load Windows PowerShell snap-in Microsoft.SharePoint.PowerShell because of the following error: Unable to ...
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Export and Import Posts and Comments list for new site issue

I export and import the Posts list and also comments list in SharePoint 2013 to another site,imported successfully. When I am clicking on each post I am unable to see the comments. How can I get the ...
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List does not exist Error when adding web part Sharepoint 2013

I want to add a web part in my site collection home page containing a list that is created in on of the subsites... i looked in Google for that and it looked like a simple task to do. Almost all ...
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How can I close discussions in SharePoint 2013 Community Site

I have been handed a requirement for a community forum intranet project I am part of. part of the spec is a retention policy which will automate closing inactive threads, retain them for a period in ...
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Show extra column with Promoted Links App

I am using Promoted Links app and want to show a help message with each title, text would be as "Click here for more information" and this sentence should be displayed under each tile, I should be ...
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SharePoint current/quick navigation

I'm facing a strange problem with one of our SharePoint administrators. He can only see a few heading/links under current/quick navigation. Up until yesterday he could see the full list. I have ...
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SP2013: Tabular view incompatible with JSLink checkboxes?

I'm using a JSLink file to replace a "Single line of text" column with a custom checkbox. For some reason, when "Allow individual item checkboxes" is enabled my checkbox won't work - I can't even ...
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Upload pdf file and automatically create list columns in a SharePoint list

My requirement is : When a user uploads a pdf file into a document library. There is a table in a pdf file which two columns. The SharePoint should understand and create list columns from the first ...
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Join SPQuery in list

List 1 "Posts", fields Title body #comments modified in this list #comments fields is look up from another list Comments: List 2 "Comments", fields title body comments post ...
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Get following blogs comments

I have a blog site in SharePoint 2013. In this site there are two lists: "posts " and "Comments". Now I'm getting post list items using sp query. Whenever a user enters the comments in the post it ...
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What is the best way to automate the creation of hundreds of tasks per project?

I am planning for an SP site that tracks a registration process. Each registration will have a hundred tasks or more. At a high level, I think I should create a task list that would serve as a ...
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Understanding list view threshold (I expected an exception)

I created a list with numerous lookup columns (more than 12) and many many list items (more than 30.000). The "All List Items" view works perfectly. This is expected However I expected a sorting on ...
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2013 Workflow not progressing after task complete

I'm having some issues with a workflow we have recently created to help assist us for IT Change Requests. The bulk of the workflow involves assigning approval tasks to two users, which change ...
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Implementing SSO in sharepoint 2013 with SAP

I am looking for a solution that will connect SAP from SharePoint. What is best way to create SSO in SharePoint 2013 to SAP. I am completely unaware of this type of requirement. Any one could explain ...