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How to find out the logged in user in workflow?

I have a sequential workflow in SharePoint 2013. I want to update a list item field with the name of the user who modified a specific workflow task. How can I get this done in c#?
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Remove Leading and Trailing Spaces from Rich Text Box using C# code

I am using a MultiLine Rich Text box in my custom list, now I want to remove leading and trailing spaces in the MultiLine Rich text box's input. I have written an List item event receiver with ...
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How to change “new discussion” text in Discussion Board?

I creating a feature on my SharePoint site where users can create a list item and then comment on it. After the item is created, a calendar entry is also created. The purpose is to cut down on email ...
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Determining Sp2013 Sp1 Update Approach

We are trying to upgrade our Sp2013 Standard server with SP1. I read through the Technet document about 2 different recommended approach. ...
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SharePoint Issues log

This is what I am trying to do: I need to use an issues log on my team's SharePoint site. I need a number of people to receive email notifications once an user makes a new entry into the log. The ...
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Not able to use custom workflow template

I want to use a 2013 reusable workflow, which I have installed from a .wsp solution package. Here are the steps I took: Create very simple workflow(2013 reusable) in SPD2013 save the WF as a ...
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Filter query by site property

I have set a crawled property at the site level using $site.IndexPropertyKey.Add() and $site.Properties.Add() I set the value of that property to "somevalue" I full crawled. I mapped it to a managed ...
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Sharepoint list browsable through windows explorer in a computer but not in another computer

I have a sharepoint (2013) list where I have the permissions (designer). I can browse the sharepoint directory from my computer such as (\comp_name\directory\list) through windows explorer. I cannot ...
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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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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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Mounted Office 365 sharepoint workspaces lose connectivity - how to fix?

I'm trying to get my sharepoint workspaces on office 365 to mount like network drives. I can achieve this following microsoft guidelines, but after a while this fails. The user has to login again to ...
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Content Iterator for list in SP 2010

Do you use Content Iterator frequently on a large list in SP 2010? Even if threshold value is not set on a list, can we get good performance on list if query is fired through Content Iterator? Plz ...
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Display Description of choice column type on top

I have created a list with type Choice and set Description for the same. I have set Radio Buttons as "Display Choices Using". When i click on Add New item the Description is shown at the bottom. Is ...
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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 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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Give a visitor user contribute access in a document library folder

I am facing problem in giving a visitor user permission as "Contribute" on a particular folder inside a document library. In my scenario the user is added in the top site collection inside the visitor ...
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SPLookup Filed extract only string values

How do you extract multiple string values in an SPlookup field? I tried the following but it didn't work SPFieldLookupValue LookUpValues = new ...
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Powershell - get all default values for a document library

I am attempting to write a powershell script that will iterate through all document libraries and provide me with the default values for specific columns. I am successfully iteration through the ...
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Use Custom Display Name When Using @ Tag

In our environment, we use lastname, firstname as the display name in Active Directory, but it was decided to make our social environment more "friendly" we would use firstname lastname as the display ...
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Summary Links Webpart - Exception from HRESULT: 0x80070002

I'm getting the following exception when I try to insert a Summary Links WebPart: Could not load XSL file. The system cannot find the file specified. (Exception from HRESULT: 0x80070002) I have ...
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How to create a Document Library Item without a file in sharepoint 2010?

wish you save my life. I am now doing a sharepoint project but I have little experience. My requirement: Design a contract creation/approval process for a company There are many kinds of contracts, ...
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deploy fusion chart dll into GAC

I am using fusion charts into SharePoint 2010 for this I've to deploy the fusioncharts dll into GAC. I made it strong name through disassemble and assemble again then I register it into GAC, but after ...
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SharePoint 2013 Site Collection creation from a custom web service

I am trying to create a site collection via code, from a webservice. The code is as follows: try { String Url = String.Empty; ...
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ASP.Net Label control's Text property not updating text under button click event

I have developed a small application in SharePoint. I am using custom application page and load .ascx Control over that page under Page_Load() method. In .ascx Control, I have created a small form ...
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CAML query Lt operator not giving records as per expected

I've implemented the custom paging on gird view with the help of CAML query on SPList, I've two buttons for this purpose Next and Previous. The Next button is working fine and it gives me the record ...
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Disable editing in infopath form after validation - SP 2013 - Infopath 2013

I would like to know please how to disable editing on the lines of a infopath form SharePoint after completed all required fields form and do not disable the lines of the entire list Thanks
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Controlling the URL in a Page Viewer Web Part

We are attempting to build a connection between a SharePoint list and another SharePoint page with a Page Viewer web part embedded on it. What I can't seem to wrap my brain around is how can we ...
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Creating modal dialog for adding item to list from another page

I'm trying to write web-part for viewing list items. It contains link "add new item". I should create modal dialog for adding item, and it must work from every page. So, I have JS for modal: ...
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SharePoint 2013 and WebApi

I would like to use ASP.NET WebApi inside a SharePoint 2013 farm solution. I know it is not supported out-of-the-box, but I found SignalR can be run by means of a simple HttpModule, so I was ...
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Enterprise Search issue - create temporary file and delegate permissions

Every minute I get below log information in AdminService file, how to avoid it and why it is? User is in WSS_WPG group and this group has correct permissions to Index location? Entered ...
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Error occurred in deployment step 'Activate Features': Object reference not set to an instance of an object: feature receiver error

I cretaed a Visual web part in SP 2013. It needs a SharePoint list. So wrote below code in web part feature receiver. When I deploy the solution I get error says Error occurred in deployment step ...
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what is mean by rest api in sharepoint 2013 [on hold]

Hi could u anyone tell me what is rest api in sharepoint 2013.i know about rest services in sharepoint 2010. and i have exp in sharepoint 2010 version.can any one tell me exactly what is mean by rest ...
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After upgrade from SP2010 to SP2013, picture library thumbnail column no picture show

I migrated a SP2010 site to SP2013 farm. After performed the upgrade, everything is fine but we found an image gallery's view not work as expected. In SP2010 farm, the view have a "Thumbnail" column ...
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How to add the managed metadata field to a page layout?

How to add the managed metadata field to a custom page layout ? This need to done through visual studio. Any thoughts ? EDIT These are the steps I have done so far. I'm doing it in VS and deploying ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Managed Properties in Search Template

I have a Sharepoint 2013 search display template working nicely. I wanted to add a new managed property mapping to the template which is of type "hyperlink or picture". This content type stores both a ...
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how to move workflow and attached document to another site of the same structure of source site

Need to move a document in document library from source site to another sharepoint 2010 site which has the same structure as the source site along with the workflow attached to the document. The work ...
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InfoPath form using external SharePoint list data issue

I'm having an issue displaying data on an InfoPath 2013 form (hosted in a SharePoint 2013 library) which uses external data coming from a SharePoint list on the same site. I'm using external data ...
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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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Create multiple alerts for multiple lists at once

Creating an alert to be notified of changes in a list is a 5-6 clicks process in Sharepoint 2013. Our users need to subscribe to 30-40 lists so is there a way to do it "all at once" or somehow reduce ...
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How to move a document from SharePoint folder to local directory in a drive?

I know there is a workflow to move documents from one folder (or a library) to a different one inside the SharePoint based on their approval status or version number etc. But I want to move the ...
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SharePoint 2013 Discussion board Vs Community Site Vs Community portal

I want to build a Discussion board using SharePoint 2013, I did not work on discussion boards before, but after reading the web I found that there are three main approaches I can follow, either to ...
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Sharepoint 2013: How do I restore the “All Items” view?

I accidentally deleted the "All Items" view on my SP13 List page. When I try to re-create it I get the error message "this view already exists." "All Items" does not appear in my dropdowns anywhere, ...
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Error while crawling LOB contents

I have configured and run sample code taken from the MSDN website for a custom BCS indexing connector sample for Sharepoint 2013: http://code.msdn.microsoft.com/SharePoint-2013-MyFileConne-79d2ea26 ...
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Project Server: the server farm account should not be used for other services error

I just recently installed Project Server on my SharePoint Server and used my farm account to install. Now I'm working on resolving errors that get thrown with using the farm account to install. 3 ...
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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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Claim Based Authentication in Sharepoint 2013

I have created one Claim based authentication web application in sharepoint 2013. I have done all configuration from this link.. ...
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Failed to find the XML file at location (unable to activate publishing feature)

I first tried to activate the publishing feature via the UI, but it doesn't display. One of the ways to fix this problem, from what I've read, is the do it via stsadm. When I try to activate the ...
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Feature has already been installed. Use the force attribute to explicitly re-install the feature

We have several SharePoint 2010 solutions which we want to deploy to SharePoint 2013 with Visual Studio 2012 running on Windows Server 2012. Site solutions work. But farm solutions just don't. I get ...
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Document library file naming convention

Users uploads excel files to Share-point site every day. Problem: Excel file names are not consistent so i came up with some file naming convention. Is there any way we can reject a file that is ...
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Enterprise Keyword field disabled

I enabled the Enterprise Keyword under "Enterprise Metadata and Keywords Settings" menu, in my Discussion Board, but when I try to use in NewForm or EditForm, the field is disabled! If I open the ...