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Import-Spweb is changing the user id if the user does not exist in the organisation anymore

We had to restore a list (which has versionsing enabled) in our PROD enviornment SP 2010 August CU 2012. We used the following command metioned below: Import-SPWeb http://example.com/projects/myList ...
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Users cannot access Search Results Page

We have a dummy account for testing our production SharePoint Intranet. I gave the account read permission in the search center and read permission in the site collection "Purchasing Department" I ...
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Get approval status in edit form

Is there an easy way to retrieve item approval status (moderationStatus) inside the edit form? During display of edit form I need to know wheather the currently edited item was approved or not. I see ...
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Can I edit standard wiki properties? (eg. Created By) How?

The question says it all: I am looking for a way to edit the standard wiki properties, mainly Modified By and Created By. I did a massive load of the wiki database at once through a program, but that ...
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CSWP Paging Not Showing Up

Paging is not showing up on my CSWP. I have a content search webpart getting items from an authoring site (cross-site publishing). There are currently 6 items in the catalog and the "number of items ...
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Send item link by email? (EDM SP2013)

Is there a way to directly send an item link by email? I have a SP2013 based EDM. I know that docs URL are available in a popup, but I don't want to copy/paste link: I would like to be able to click ...
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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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consuming external web services(https) in share point hosted apps resulting cross-domain issue

We are not able to consume external web services deployed in a separate domain from sharepoint hosted apps,using jquery ajax. Thanks in advance . Thanks, HARI
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What services are involved in a SharePoint 2010 Shutdown/Startup? [duplicate]

due to a planned power outage I will be completely shutting down and starting up our SharePoint farm. Nothing about the application will be changed, no upgrades etc. I have seen this as the ...
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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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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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Include day of week in Long Date in Workflow Email

My workflow sends an email. CurrentItem:LongDate gives 16 October 2014. How can I get the day of the week inserted at the start? I'm using SharePoint Online.
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How to obtain Description & Url from Url Field via Rest Api

I have a problem with retrieving the Description from an Url Field via the Rest Api from SharePoint. If I make a call and select an Url Field with the normal $select ...
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One or more field types are not installed properly. Go to the list settings page to delete these fields

I am facing some issue on SharePoint list due to some column, named "Name" and detail issue is described on below link, Please click here and review the issue in detail Kindly check and let me ...
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Why I cannot upload a document to a document library found on another site?

I want to upload a document found in SubsiteA from its parent site. However, the method I am using does not work on SharePoint 2013, but works fine in the previous SharePoint version (2010). I am ...
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Richtextbox control in Provider hosted app

Is there a way to use RichText Control in provider hosted app? I am currently using SharePoint 2013.
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Quick way to change suitebar color in MySites

Is there a quick way to change the blue suitebar color on MySites site collection? I have a custom CSS stylesheet and a custom MasterPage for my main WebApplication. But this ofc does not get ...
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Obscure Search Errors - SharePoint 2013

I have been troubleshooting an issue with the Search Service Application in our SharePoint 2013 environment, and not having much luck with finding a solution. I'm trying to avoid rebuilding the SSA if ...
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Error while installing SharePoint Server 2013 after installing SharePoint Foundation 2013

I am new to the SharePoint platform. I am trying to set up my development machine. I want to install SharePoint 2013. My OS is Windows server 2008 R2, DB is SQL Server 2008 R2. After installing ...
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How can I restrict users from creating views in the Datasheet view in SP 2013?

I need to restrict users (with Contribute rights) ability to create Datasheet view. Also, how may I disable Quick Edit mode in all views?
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sharepoint 203 Literal content (' ') is not allowed within a 'System.Web.UI.UpdatePanelTriggerCollection'

My SharePoint application gives this error after I put the Fontawesome link Fontawesome online link in my master page: <link ...
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Error when activating SharePoint Server Publishing

I'm trying to enable/activate the SharePoint Server Publishing Infrastructure and then the SharePoint Server Publishing but when I click on activate I get the error below. Any ideas and thanks in ...
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Sharepoint 2013 workflow internal status goes to Canceled with a System.FormatException

I am running a workflow attached with task pages. The workflow has been designed in visual studio 2012. After completing the first task page, the internal status of the workflow will change to ...
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Generating the Word Document with SharePoint list data without using Open XML

I would like to have Word document which would be automatically filled with data stored in the SharePoint List. When data in The List would be added, changed or deleted corresponding data in Word ...
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What is a Service Account and a Managed Account in SharePoint

I am new to SharePoint and want to understand few concepts of it: What is Service Account and What is managed account and what is the difference between them Thanks in advance
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Rendering PeoplePicker in JSLink Item Template

I have a custom SHarePoint List that holds a User Lookup. Now I want to customize the layout in the display or edit form. In both I must render the PeoplePicker Control. This is my code ...
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Update Document in Document Library

i want to update document in document library without creating new version . Is it possible to update document directly from document library ?
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upload attachment to SharePoint List Item using REST API from Java client

Following Java code is an example for uploading a file attachment to the SharePoint 2013 list item. String uploadquery =siteurl+ ...
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Error: One or more field types are not installed properly. Go to the list settings page to delete these fields

I am trying to create a document library by sending the request to the sandbox solution. The request i am sending the request through the WebClient method listed below: UploadValues(string address, ...
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Gridview used to display list data does not show 'Author' and 'Editor' field

I used grid view to display SharePoint 2010 list data. To have data filtered (used Sp-query for that), I used 'Author' field in C# which is similar to 'Created By' in SharePoint list. It's working ...
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How to setup Metadata Navigation to include Lookup field values?

I have an InfoPath form that has a lookup field to a different List. I wanted to set Metadata navigation on the InfoPath form list so that the Lookup field would show up in the Available Heirarchy ...
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SharePoint 2013 continous crawl question and incremental

SharePoint 2013 Ent with SP1 and September CU I have question about the GUI when change the crawl to Continuous crawl. When I change the crawl to continuous crawl although the incremental crawl shows ...
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C# - Creating new SharePoint user in .Net Membership provider

I have an external-facing SharePoint site that uses a .Net membership database to house claims user accounts. I'm attempting to build a solution in C# that creates a new user account in the database ...
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Content Organizer Rules regarding Template Sites

We ran into a problem with creating multiple sites from a template. To use the drop-off library, we went through all the Content Organizer Rules and replaced the site template's name with our current ...
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Change the color of the border around the File and Library tab

Taking my first crack at the SP Color Palette. Using SP 2013 Enterprise. Is there an option in the Palette that will change that border around the Files and Library tabs or is that changed somewhere ...
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Getting “Error 1706. An installation package for the product Microsoft SharePoint Foundation 2010 1033 Lang Pack cannot be found”

I am getting below error while installing SharePoint server 2010: Product: Microsoft SharePoint Foundation 2010 1033 Lang Pack -- Error 1706. An installation package for the product Microsoft ...
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After making logo bigger. top drop down wont fully open

I followed the instructions in the link Here but now my top menu which drops down to show all of my departments wont show all of them.(picture shown).Its like it stops at the edge of the content now ...
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SharePoint 2013 - how to add publishing pages library to root site?

How can I add a publishing pages library to the root site of SharePoint 2013? right now it looks like the root site is a wiki site with web part pages. When I go to site contents, there is no folder ...
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Data Provider for SQL Server Analysis 2014 - SharePoint 2013

Which data provider or requriments are needed to connect Excel Services workbook to external data SQL Server Analysis 2014? I'm not able to refersh data?
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How to set field type choice using csom (c#)

I have a field type: Choice (menu to choose from) which is not multichoice. How do I set a value? I have found code for multiple choice but it doesn't seem to work for single choice.
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Can't open PowerPoint doc in read only or edit view only opens in EI view

I am new to SP only use it to upload documents; however, in two instances (today being one) of them I am unable to get the option to view as Read Only or Edit it simply says Open or Save and when I ...
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Session timeout doesn't work for FBA sites - sharepoint 2010

We have a new Sharepoint Server which uses Sharepoint Server 2010. It runs on Windows Server 2008. We are using it as a Webserver and need to deploy a timeout for all users who access it for security ...
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Is it possible to handle other error codes, except for 404

How can I redirect users when error code 500 occurred. For example, when users enter the link below: http://www.mysite/Pages/%7B%7Bpage.Url%7D%7D , I want to redirect users to the MyErrorPage.aspx, ...
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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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Disable Information Windows after Document routing

I enabled the document routing feature in SharePoint 2013 and it works very well. After uploading a document, SharePoint want's to fill out the Metadata. After saving the metadata, the routing ...
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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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SharePoint 2013 - Term Set Navigation Friendly URLS

Is there a way a within my SharePoint 2013's, rich HTML editor to have a raw link that says <a href="http://mysite.com/pages/home.aspx">Home</a> ...and when the user clicks on that ...
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Change Calendar Event Appearence

I have a calendar webpart that displays events on it. However, the entry shows the start and end times first, knocking out the title of the event. Is there a way to change the calendar entry views?
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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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Consume share point web service

I have a requirement to extract sharepoint list data through batch ETL process (Ab Initio). I have seen syntax using C# and VB sciprts. But is there any easy way by calling the the webservices using ...