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Search : features that need to be activated (or not)

I want a site to be crawled for search. In site (not collection) features which of the following features should be activated? Search Config Data Content Types Search Config Data Site Columns Search ...
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PowerPivot for SharePoint 2013 experience

Does anybody have practical experience with PowerPivot for SharePoint (especially SharePoint 2013) to implement a self-service BI scenario in an on premise environment? Some questions that I’m ...
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Parent Child Relationships with code

I've a requirement where I need to provide the user with a dashboard and 3 links. Each link creates an item in 3 other lists X,Y,Z but reference List A, so creating a relationships. I plan to create ...
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Error occurred in deployment step Install App for SharePoint 2013

I got this error while trying to deploy an App in SharePoint 2013. The full error message is Error occurred in deployment step 'Install App for SharePoint': Failed to install App for SharePoint
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creating userprofile programmatically

I was just creating an instance of a userprofilemanager and i get an error in the same line UserProfileManager myuserprofilemanager = new UserProfileManager(mycontext, true, true); Error is - ...
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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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Deploying WSP to a specific web application

I have created a SP 2013 solution, and I want to deploy this in my farm. But the requirement is that I don't want this wsp to be available in all the web applications. It should target only to my web ...
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Is Sharing with external users allowed in SharePoint 2013 On Premises?

I'm using SharePoint 2013 On Premises for a team site. Supposedly, external users will need to access to this site. However, I could not figure out how to share the site with external users. All I can ...
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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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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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Blocking the standard SQL Server ports and installing share point 2013 for Internet sites is good idea?

We have plan to deploy our organization internet portal , -our all sharepoint 2013 and SQL SERVER s are in DMZ zone for sql server security i am following Configure SQL Server security for ...
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Using CSR to change row color - how do I keep the view style shaded view?

Using CSR to change row color - how do I keep the view style shaded view ? It seems the CSR in a CEWP only works if I keep the view style on default. How do I keep the code working but have the ...
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What is the html /css syntax - code to change a row color using calculated columns?

I've seen examples ( same ones but in different places ) mostly using tasks as a basis and I've seen examples that only change the cell color background. But how do you change the row color if a ...
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Check-In & Checked Out files inside folder in Document library using Client Object Model

I am not able checkin/checkout the files in sub folders in the document library using client object model. Below is the code I am using. public void CheckOut()// CHECK OUT FUNCTION { try { ...
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Ensure Title of Rich Box Control is on the same page when printing or saving as PDF

Here's a problem we've been struggling with for awhile: We are automating a report so that instead of using offline Microsoft Word forms, users will fill out an InfoPath 2013 web-form to populate ...
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Installing SharePoint 2013 Enterprise edition on Windows Server 2012 R2 gives error

I am trying to install SharePoint 2013 on a machine where I have Windows Server 2012 R2 OS. When I run the software prerequisites installer, it gives me an error which says that - "the tool was ...
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SharePoint 2010 OWA Error when opening a Word Document

We are having an issue for OWA when opening a word document, but it affect few documents only. Here is the error: I followed the blog: ...
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SP2013 - Saved Searches

Is there a way out-of-the-box or with some customisation or custom code to allow users to save their 'favourite' search queries and be able to use them on demand? Ideally we would like for them to be ...
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Steps to deny anonymous access to _vti_pvt directory iis7

The service.cnf file found in the _vti_pvt directory has the default permission settings which may lead to an unauthorized access to the file What are the steps to deny anonymous access to _vti_pvt ...
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Remove the workflow associations on the content type and document library using PowerShell

How to remove the workflow associations on the content type and document library using PowerShell? Currently I have added PowerShell to configure workflow in my document libraries and its associated ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Content Search Web Part Picture URL

I have a Sharepoint site and a subsite attached as blog on an Enterprise Sharepoint. I want to display the latest posts from this blog on the main page of the Sharepoint site. Therefor I make use of a ...
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SharePoint 2013 on Internet

I want to publish my SharePoint 2013 on-premises site to the internet, any step by step guide on how to do this?
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value for specific column type not updating on bulk upload

I am trying to create a bulk upload for sharepoint site It has some content types For example, for contenttype Document, I am sending the values in the below fomat ...
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SharePoint 2013 after mounting content database to web application sub site links expires?

I have SharePoint 2013 server that crashed. We had backup of content database so I created new identical web application and mounted the content database to web application. However, now my parent ...
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CAML query with Beginwith/EQ/Contains/ Retrieving All rows from Lists

I have a caml query to retrieve only specific row which matched to the criteria, but it returns all the items in the LIST, @"<Where><BeginsWith><FieldRef Name='custaname' ...
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SharePoint 2010 Site Actions not visible to Readers

I have a SharePoint site with groups Readers,Contributers and Owners. Site is showing "Site Actions" to Owners and Contributers but not reader. If i upgrade a Reader to Contributer, it works fine. ...
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Configure Record Center and Content Organizer Rules using PowerShell

How to create content organizer rules and configure these rules with the help of PowerShell.I have created a Record Center site collection using OFFILE#0 as template name and with the help of ...
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All list item versions return the current list item version

I'm trying to iterate over list item versions, to get any change in versions, but unfortunately I always get the same current version data, unless the VersionLabel. if(versions.Count > 0 ...
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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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SharePoint Search Service is locking files on the fileshare being crawled

SharePoint is locking files on the file share that it's crawling. At times, we need to be able to delete or replace files with newer versions on this file share, but we're unable to. Is there any ...
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why we need to use web.AllowUnsafeUpdates = true, we don't use these things with traditional ASP.Net Applications?

based on this post When & why I need to use web.AllowUnsafeUpdates = true "For reasons of security, by default, Microsoft SharePoint Foundation does not allow you to make posts from a Web ...
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Best practices for provisioning SharePoint 2013 sites / site collections with templates

I want to start prototyping a team or community site in 2013 on fairly standard intranet, with a view making it a template for the various departments. I am still revising the design for the ...
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SharePoint Page Creation using custom Content type is not working

i have created a Application page in pages library,and i have selected my content type then choosed a custom page layout .And i clicked to create a page ,its taking time to load and i m getting error ...
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Sharepoint 2013 sign out issue on windows authentication

Scenario: 1)User is on default login page 2)User clicks on windows authentication, (s)he is prompted for username and password 3)User is navigated to the home page 4)Click on Sign Out Link ...
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Moving Sharepoint 2013 Install to New Server

Not great with SharePoint and am seeking some advice on moving a 2013 install to another server/farm. We currently have an install of SP 2013 on a 2008 R2 box which is both the web and SQL server for ...
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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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Can I reference a value from a field in a SharePoint list programmatically in OneNote?

I have a OneNote notebook I have created. I have inserted a table into a Page. I would like to have this table refresh itself with data from a SharePoint site. Is this possible?
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Set Enforce Unique Values for Title Field in Custom List Definition

I have custom content type, custom list definition from this content type, and list instance in my visual studio project. I could not set Enforce Unique Values for Title Field. How can i achieve this. ...
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Enable-SPFeature - issue

I am stucked on this error: Operation is not valid due to the current state of the object while tryng to enable a feature (site scoped) with Enable-SPFeature powershell command. I tried to ...
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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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Concatenating a javascript variable into a camlQuery

I have a caml query that I'm concatenating with a javascript variable of type string. It queries the column names 'Audience' and returns the first 3 ordered by the newest. The variable subsite gets ...
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SharePoint 2013 - How to create a custom site map

With SharePoint 2013, How do we create sitemap of a sub site OOTB?
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Generating summary reports inside the enterprise wiki site collection

We are working on an enterprise wiki site collection inside SP 2013. And I need to know if there is a way to generate summary reports such as:- User name and the number of wiki pages he/she created. ...
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Identify where a taxonomy term is being used

Is there a way to identify where a particular piece of metadata in the term store is being used on a particular site and in how many instances it is used. So the user has a need to identify whether a ...
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Get the number of SPCurrent users in SharePoint 2013

How can I get the number of logged in users on a SharePoint site? Is there an OTB way, or it should be done programmatically? And how can I proceed? any idea?
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Telerik Error in SharePoint 2013 [closed]

I had setup Telerik Rad Menu in SharePoint 2013 Master page, after some updates for my SharePoint, now when I browse any page it give blow error: Sorry, something went wrong The control type ...
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Alternate Access Mapping - Intranet

I need to give a Intranet URL for the company folks to access the Central Admin . I have created a public URL under Alternate Access Mapping. My central admin url is somethinlike ...
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RBS prevents css, layouts, and js not loading

I have an existing site collection setup, and have installed and activated RBS on the content DB. Now none of the css, js, or master page layouts are loading. If I disable RBS for the content DB then ...
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Groups and Permission (Site Owners vs Custom group with full control)

I am having a sub-site to which there are 2 groups with full control, one is the default Owners group and another is custom group added by me, both groups have Full Control permission, but Why does ...
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SharePoint 2010 Links List for File Shares

I have a standard SharePoint Links List with entries for each of our file servers as file:////filesharename which opens the file share with no problems. The problem I am seeing with this ...