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How to check whether item is being added or updated in PreSaveAction

I am using the PreSaveAction JavaScript function to handle list item add and edit operations. But depending upon whether the item is being added ( newform.aspx ) or being updated ( editform.aspx ) I ...
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item[“Created By”] - How can I just get the name of the user without their ID?

I'm retreiving a series of details from an item using the following (cut down to only include Created By to make this easier to read): public List<FacilitiesEntity> FetchItems(string siteName, ...
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Sharepoint Client run time dll not recognized

I am trying to develop Sharepoint CSOM to fetch data from Sharepoint online. As i do not have the sharePoint setup on my machine, i have just copied the SharePoint client and SharePoint client Runtime ...
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Mac OS X Yosemite Microsoft Office 2011 Document Connection App fails to connect to SharePoint 2013

Using a Mac OS X Yosemite 10.10.1 and Microsoft Office for Mac 2011 14.4.7 connection to SharePoint 2013 build 15.0.4667.1000 utilizing the "Document Connection" app that comes with Office 2011 shows ...
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SharePoint 2013 check run workflow stops automatically and how to restart workflow

I am planning to have a workflow in SharePoint 2013, run a weekly loop from start to end dates. This will run fine normally. However how about when the process stops due to like the server going down. ...
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Sharepoint Date compare using Jquery

can anyone let me know whats wrong with following code var day = new Date(); var Today = day.getFullYear() + '-' + (day.getMonth() + 1) + '-' + day.getDate() + ' 00:00:00'; ...
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Provide a customer an upgradeable SharePoint solution containg content types, list templates and so on

currently I'm developing a SharePoint solution for a customer, which contains the following: A custom field type Two content types (one containing lookup fields to the list which is using the other ...
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difference in sharepoint 2010 apps and 2013 apps

I am new to SharePoint and want to understand following concept about SharePoint apps: I want to if apps are introduced in SharePoint 2013 or they were also existing in SharePoint 2010? If they were ...
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managed code in SharePoint 2013 apps

Can we write managed code in SharePoint 2013 apps and if yes then in which app: Sharepoint hosted app, Provider hosted app, Azure(Auto Hosted App). If yes then can someone please tell me how
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SharePoint Rich Text Editor Control Using Javascript

I have to create sharepoint rich text editor control using javascript. How can I create? At the run time it will be decided how many control I have to display because of that I can not use static ...
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Storage demand and best options

I am an IT admin and am having problems with increasing storage demands from my users. They constantly email big file attachments and I have to keep purchasing more storage space. In order to fix that ...
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How to export .wsp solution files from SharePoint 2007 Farm

I want to download/export all .wsp solution files from SharePoint 2007 farm in order to deploy them again on new environment. How can i export or download .wsp files? I don't want to extract .wsp ...
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Is it possible in SharePoint 2013 to insert data into two list at once using REST?

I have two list for example List A and List B the List A is The parent of List B means one to many relationship Is it possible in SharePoint 2013 to have a single form that have fields from both ...
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Calculated column colours

I have a list with a column called Client Satisfaction which is a choice field with the following 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 I would like a calculated column to make any number between 1,2,3,4,5,6 red, 7 ...
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SAML Claims with SharePoint 2013

Looking through the documentation on configuring SharePoint 2013 to use ADFS or to use OneLogin. I noticed that in the documentation for defining the identity and role claim mappings with ADFS that ...
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parse format data

I have a Data item in my list SharePoint. It's look like this : 2014-10-16T11:00:00:00Z How can I eliminate the T and Z without parse coding , if there is an out-of-box or an xslt code that I add It ...
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SharePoint 2013 REST API - Search Logic

When i am querying sharepoint via sharepoint search api , it is not doing partial search of a word. For example, if i have a keyword called "backup" in my content and if i search for the same as ...
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Updating document metadata using Javascript or jQuery

I have a large, complicated script that copies selected documents from Library A to Library B when a user clicks a button. At the end of the script (as a final step), I'm calling the three functions ...
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How to access the REST api with the browser

All, Forgive me this newbie question. I can get the REST result which shows xml format with the browser (ie , chrome ) from Share Point 2013 online trial. But got non-xml format from Share Point ...
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SharePoint 2013 Designer Issue-Server could not complete your request

Facing the issue for designer frequently. As and when opening the designer it shows the below issue:
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System.UnauthorizedAccessException when accessing sharepoint 2013 REST API

The REST API ("/_api" and "/_vti_bin/client.svc") doesn't work with anonymous access in 2013. Getting System.UnauthorizedAccessException when accessing the above Sharepoint REST API. stack trace : ...
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Table of Contents for all wiki pages?

I know that I'm supposed to search for data in a Wiki but I would like to structure the data in some kind of tree. Is this possible? Right now I just have pages that do not really belong to anything ...
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Get all list of specified site from SharePoint OnLine (trial)

I want to get all the List of specified Site from SharePoint OnLine by RESTful API. The URL I used is Https://mySiteUrl/_api/web/lists. But Why the result contains the Document Libaray item(I added it ...
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Custom configuration application/system pages

I'm working on a site where the client's administrators are very tired of having to work with lists when they need to configure a custom feature we implemented for them. Instead of them having to go ...
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cannot debug Solution

I created a SharePoint solution using visual studio and attached it to the w3wp.exe process. I cannot debug although I have put many breakpoints all around the code. I am running Visual studio as ...
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the file '/_controltemplates/.ascx' does not exist

I am making a visual web part which is referencing a user control. The code in SharePointProjectItem.spdata is given below. <ProjectItemFile Source="ExportUserControl.ascx" ...
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How to fetch Newsfeed using JSOM

Is there a way to fetch Newsfeed with Link to Hashtag and all rich content using JSOM? We are able to fetch Newsfeed but all text is coming in plain text whithout any link to Hashtags. Is there a ...
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What does this page represent?

I am sure this is a really simple question, but can anyone tell me what this page represents? I know it is not my site collection page nor is it central administration. The reason I am asking is ...
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Best practices - SharePoint 2013 code activies vs. custom web service

For example I need to declare an item as a record. Apparently there is no REST API for record management. So no declarative workflow activity and REST service calls. That leaves me with a custom ...
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How to enable central administration new Web application ribbon

I have a fresh sharepoint 2013 installation and when I logged in with my credentials, the new web application icon was disabled in the web applications window.
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SharePoint 2013 SP1 Installation Issue- SSRS Content Type Missing for New SC

Recently I have Installed SharePoint SP1 (15.0.4571.1502) I have Create a New Web application and SC with BI Center Template. Activated the Report Server integration feature and deployed PowerPivot ...
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Converting User Profile Sync into partition mode

We're in the process of rearchitecting our farm to make it more of a multi-tenant environment, and I was wondering... is it possible to partition an existing user profile application, or do I have to ...
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How to Skip Sites with No Access from Sp2013 Search Crawls

I have about 56 different Sites in our site collections that are set to No access. Every time Search Service Crawl hits those sites it prompts us with: Access to this SharePoint site has been ...
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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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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 use the gridview in SharePoint 2013 Hosted App

I want know how to use the grid view in a SharePoint-hosted App. Can any one provide information on this?
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Error: The security validation for this page is invalid

I have as simple function to just upload 1 document in 1 library. I made a REST service as part of a SharePoint solution which I deploy/debug against sp2013. However the list.Rootfolder.Files.Add ...
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Filter Web Parts in SharePoint 2013

I can't find an option to activate Filter Web Parts in SharePoint 2013 like Content query filter web parts etc. They are not visible in Web Parts gallery! Is there an option to activate them?
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Is there any way can add a button to master page beside search box

I want to add a custom button in master page just on right side of a page.My question is what is the approach to do this.I will deploy it as a part of feature so admin can deactivate the same to hide ...
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PowerShell script to run a reusable workflow on all list Items

We came across a scenario where we want to run a reusable workflow on all List items in a list. I am not sure if this can be achieved through PowerShell. Can any one please help me to run reusable ...
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Triggering javascript on a SharePoint Form Dropdown Field on Page Load without clicking

I have a NewForm.aspx page which is populated automatically via a query string in the URL, e.g. newform.aspx?Title=New Item&WorkArea=DHIS&Location=London I have some javascript code which ...
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Cannot Connect to the Machine Translation Service

I have created my Machine Translation service and was able to start the service without any error. However, when I am trying to create or configure a Variation label and reach the 3rd step Translation ...
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People picker: Error - The user does not exist or is not unique

I am using SharePoint 2013 Enterprise. I have configured the people picker with the following PowerShell command: stsadm -o setproperty -url http://our.acc.myCompany.biz -pn ...
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I cant add a hashtag at the end of a url for a navigation item

Im running SharePoint 2013 with SP1. I need to add a hashtash to the url. As seen below. Everytime I add the hashtag and then Save the navigation settings, the hashtag gets removed. Is this a bug ...
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Getting no e-mail alerts when list attachment has been modified

In our SP2010 lists, users who created e-mail alerts will not get notified when the list attachment (here: docx files) has been modified. This is the whether version is enabled or not. Is this ...
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How to implement FBA in SharePoint 2013

What is the best way to implement FBA in SharePoint 2013.
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SharePoint 2010 - List “Variation Labels” does not exist at site with URL

In SharePoint 2010 Enterprise I'm trying to visit the Variation Labels page at ".../_Layouts/VariationLabels.aspx". When I load this page I'm confronted with the following error: Error An ...
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In Sharepoint 2013 community, cancelling reply causing issue

I use SharePoint 2013! When I try to edit the reply in the discussion list in community page,I am able to edit and save it. Whereas, when I edit the reply and cancel it without saving it, I am not ...
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Querying Large SharePoint list

What are the considerations that, one needs to be aware of when querying a large SharePoint list of 16000+ items. They query will return only 1 row. Is this a feasible use case, or should I look for ...