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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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Why does PreApplicationStartMethodAttribute() not work in SharePoint 2013?

In .NET 4(.5) there is this amazing Attribute: PreApplicationStartMethodAttribute, I want to use it in SharePoint 2013 so I don't have to edit the app_start method in the global.asax file directly. ...
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Moving some SharePoint administration outside of Central Administration?

Are there any out of the box or third-party tools for sharing some Central Admin-type administration tasks with site owners? I have a client who has a SharePoint 2013 Enterprise Edition site where ...
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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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exclude top navigation from sharepoint search

How do i exclude top navigation in sharepoint 2010 site from being seen by SharePoint search. I have tried adding noindex class to the control as below but it doesn't work. ...
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How to create and apply custom site template for SharePoint?

How to create and apply custom site template for SharePoint? I want to create a site template with minimal features to get started. Is there any link which shows screen-shots of the templates which ...
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Requires best practices/Approach for searching user from active directory group which is added in SharePoint group

Requires best practices for searching user from active directory group which is added in sharepoint group I have a scenario where i need to search a user from active directory group which is added in ...
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Warm-Up Script not writing to log file

I have been working on implementing the warm-up script from Ingo Karstein Warm-Up Script The script runs without any issues, but the log file (.txt) is not being generated as expected. I have the ...
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share point server name change - all the sites are down

we have installed sharepoint server 2013 on 2008 server machine and configured few sites. and after couple of days the server name has changed. (Eg: servername1 to servername2). So when i go to ...
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Event Receiver just works as administrator

I'm reading a parameter from the url in a site. Then i insert that data in a survey list, but that event receiver only works for administrator, when i use another user i cannot insert that data. I ...
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Feature with List and registration form

I am new to SharePoint and want to discuss an issue I want to create a feature that will create custom application page (registration form) and a custom list to store registration form's data. I can ...
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Is it possible to Fire event when Content type added in Shared Documents in sharepoint 2010?

How to fire event when any content type added in shared document library ? How to handle this event ?
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Connect two WebParts, cant get info from my provider to consumer

Got a small problem but don't know how to solve it. Getting the exception: "Input string was not in a correct format." I hope someone can take his/her time to read my codes and try to help me solve ...
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Has the search alert API in SharePoint 2013 changed from the 2010 and Preview 2013?

I previously developed a Visual web part to programmatic-ally create Search alerts based on the user input. I used a text box to capture the text and create a Query using the Keyword Query Class. Then ...
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Value of User field changed after copying to another list cross Site Collections

The value of owner field of a document is beeing changed when I copy a document from a library to another library which belongs to another site collection than the original library. I copy the ...
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Web clipping tool for sharepoint

Does anyone know any good web clipping tool that integrates into SharePoint for data storage? Similar to what Evernote web clipper does , instead of saving the data to Evernote we want to store it in ...
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Is there any way to have a reoccurring appointment with a duration that lasts a week? (On Call Calendar)

I have been trying to migrate from our team shared calendar in Exchange and move over to SharePoint 2010 for our permanent Team Calendar. However, we have an On Call event that re-occurs and has a ...
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Does anyone know how to create a sharepoint search alert using c#?

i need to develop some sharepoint search alert related werb part and would be grateful if anyone who has previous knowlenge in this area share code snippets or sights where i am guided. Thank you.
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Error adding server to SharePoint farm

When I try to add another server to my existing SharePoint 2010 farm through the configuration wizard, the wizard gets to task 3 of 9 then comes back with the message: Configuration Failed. ...
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Accessing SharePoint documents from different WebApplication Zones

I have a SharePoint 2010 Server site (http://shpserver:81) that I have extended twice: Intranet: http://partnernet.abc.local Internet: https://partnernet.abc.com When I am on the internet ...
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Host Named Site Collections with own Content DB, and problems (Top Nav Bar, and force to log on always)

This is the scenario: I. All Site Collections have thier own Content Database II. Site Collection A is Root Site Collection (created directly under Web Application = has exact same url as Web ...
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Trying to add another application server

I'm trying to add another application server and running into a problem on the products config wizard. It is indicating I am missing KB2553048 on the local server as well as the existing servers in ...
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SharePoint 2010 - Workflow emails have whitespace

I'm running into an issue with workflow emails that have whitespaces included in between each bullet point and I was wondering how I can remove them. Here is my setup: I have a SharePoint list that ...
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SP 2007 Upgraded to SP 2010 . “Upgraded Completed with errors .Review log files ”

Respected All, I need to upgrade one of the SP 2007 Content Db to SP 2010.The below image tells i.e I have attached the Content DB of SP 2007 to SP 2010 Web Application ,In addition to ...
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How Can I Enable Editing for User Information AD Properties?

In a list, I have a column for users. When I click on the username it opens up the user profile panel with information gotten from AD for that user. This is good. You would think that if I ...
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Status List Indicators for Project Task List

I am having issues setting up a status indicator for a Project Task List. I can set indicators just fine for Task lists, but not the Project Task list. Any ideas if the Project Task list is not ...
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How to customize the Calendar View in SharePoint 2010?

I have the following requirement for the OOTB Calendar Month view (in the default Calendar web part) : Combine the Saturday and Sunday into a single column and show all events for both days in that ...
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Custom list templates missing in create new list page

I am able to save a list as a template and it shows up in the list template gallery with an empty title, Product Version, and Feature ID. the language column shows up as 1033 instead of English. I ...
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Incorrect authentication method when using Outlook integration

We have a SharePoint web application with both ADFS 2.0 and NTLM authentication methods enabled. Users have connected SharePoint calendars to Outlook and the integration almost works perfectly. They ...
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Configuring KPI in dashboard designer

I'm configuring a KPI for my sharepoint 2010 site. Take this example of a "projects" list and a "project progress" field in this list which is shown in percentage. I want to configure a KPI for this ...
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SharePoint caching and how to ignore it

I am new to SharePoint so I may be asking a very simple question. We have a webservice in java which accepts a username and password and using these crendentials it hits SharePoint (using ntlm ...
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Should SharePoint Alerts automatically adjust for Daylight Savings Time changes?

We have a SP2010 farm that is up to the October CU. After the time change, some users report that alerts that were sending out at 10am are now being sent at 9am. I've googled a fair amount and found ...
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Change GUID in lookup column

I have a sandbox solution in SharePoint . I have created number of site columns, Content Types , list definitions and list instances. Everything has individual feature. For Ex: Site column ...
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SharePoint 2013 WebPart Timer not ticking

I'm looking for solution to Async reload webpart. In most solutions code looks like below, but code doesn't work. Timer.Tick does't fire: <%@ Assembly Name="$SharePoint.Project.AssemblyFullName$" ...
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Can't enable/disable publishing features on a meeting workspace

I'm trying to save a meeting workspace as a template. However, on this client's server, upgrade happened, so I got Pages library IDs messed up. I managed to fix that issue everywhere else on the farm, ...
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Screen Tip (Title) of People Picker control is not changing

I have a InfoPath form with a number of fields. Every field is showing some description (a tooltip) when user hovers over it. For example, for Age field Screen tip is set to How old are you? For ...
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CAML Query to retrieve announcement items in descending order based on ID # - Not Working

spQuery.Query = " <OrderBy> <FieldRef Name='ID' Descending='True'/> </OrderBy> <Where> <Eq> <FieldRef Name='Title' /> <Value ...
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Simplifying a document library page

For the following document library can I delete the controls in the box?
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ExcuteQueryAsync functions inconvenient

Can any body explain this ? clientContext.executeQueryAsync( Function.createDelegate(this, this.onQuerySucceeded), Function.createDelegate(this, this.onQueryFailed)); it always output an Error in ...
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How many root site collections we can create

I have a simple question just to remove my confusion. In one web application, can we create multiple root site collections ? I have 3 different custom web templates, and for each template, I want to ...
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How to query more than 100 rows with CSOM?

I have a WPF application I've built that relies on data within a SharePoint list (synced from a website). I believe, perhaps incorrectly that this query will be limited to retrieving 100 rows at a ...
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I want to remove the sharepoint label from the suitebar in sharepoint 2013

I want to remove the sharepoint label from that suite bar. ms-core-brandingText this varibale to be set as nothing. I tried this : <script type='text/javascript' ...
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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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Names of different sharepoint release

I am new to sharepoint and little confused with the name of different releases. Different releases what I found on internet are Microsoft sharepoint service 3.0 (popular as MSS 3.0) Microsoft ...
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Add web part zone in custom page layout

I am creating a custom page layout using SharePoint Designer. I want to add the search box to this page layout in one of my div. How can I achieve this?
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i can't install sharepoint server 2013 in my computer

I want to take the Sharepoint 2013 certification for developing applications (70-488,70-489) so to learn sharepoint i want to try a demo i can't install it in my computer (2GB RAM 32 bit ) . my ...
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Basic question: Difference between List.items and List.ItemCount in SharePoint

Just for clarifying, I have written following two lines in Powershell script and see output as: $web = Get-SPWeb http://intranet; $list = $web.GetList("documents"); $items = $list.items; i see ...
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Unable to create a new web application. Updates are currently disallowed on GET requests

I have login to the central administration of SharePoint 2013, and I have tried to create a new web application, after setting the web application values (port, database ip ,etc) and I click on OK ...
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Is SharePoint just a Content Management System [closed]

I am having argument with someone who says SharePoint is just a CMS but I don't agree, can someone clear the facts plz.
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Permissions in SharePoint 2010

we did migration of eRoom to sharepoint using docave migration tool. After the migration i checked the permissions. folowwing groups with permissions. owner - full control, limited access member - ...