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How to prevent the RSS Viewer web part from overriding the item-list CSS style

I am using SharePoint Online. I have a web part page with a number of web parts with links. Font size of the links is ~12px. If I add an RSS Viewer web part to the page, then it overrides the ...
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Can I get A calendar to show a filtered and aggregate view

I would like to place a master calendar on the parent site and display it on eleven subsites, using a filter to display relevant content. Can I do this? I was looking at the content querry web part ...
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Disable output caching for site or pages

How to disable output caching for site pages? I tried disabling output caching from Site settings but I could not see any output caching in the Site setting collection administration menu, even in ...
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Copy-SPSite : Object reference not set to an instance of an object

I'm using Copy-SPSite to duplicate a site collection. Copy-SPSite http://mysite.com/dept/01 -TargetUrl http://mysite.com/dept/02 -DestinationDatabase WSS_Content /dept is a managed path. But I got ...
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Page Layout FindControl

I am generating dynamic webcontrols in Sharepoint 2010 page layout depending upon the attribute. private void generatefield(SPContext newContext, int litem,Guid listId, SPField field,string ...
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SharePoint 2013 site not accepting credentials

We have a SharePoint 2013 site created on one of our test servers. It is not prompting for credentials quite often. Even if we provide correct credentials it doesn't accept and prompts. The same AD ...
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backup restore between Two farms with different patches

what is the process to restore a site collection backup from one farm running in sp2010 sp2 into another farm with sp2010 sp1? what things required after restoring backup or else is there any ...
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“Choice Column” SharePoint

I had created a choice column in SharePoint with "or specify value" and then I edited this list in Info-path. I deleted this "Drop-down menu" and added one from Info-path. But now I do not get ...
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How to sort a Document Library exported to Access 2013 by filename

I have a SharePoint 2013 list that I have linked to MS Access. When I try to sort the table by the file name, the option to sort A ---> Z is grayed out. What is the limitation that I am running into? ...
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Lookup Column - SharePoint 2010

Is there any way to link parent site and sub sites? Problem: I have one list on Parent site and I have a few other lists on sub sites. I am trying to create lookup columns in the parent site list to ...
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Deleted by the gatherer SharePoint 2010

My site crawling was ok but suddenly it crawled only few pages. When check the history it showed deleted by the gatherer. After that I did the reset index and I did the full crawl again but still it ...
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Error when linking Access to SharePoint library

I wondered if anyone might be able to help with this problem that we have been trying to solve for a couple of weeks. I have a Microsoft Access database which is linked to three form libraries in ...
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SharePoint Keyword Query Search In SharePoint 2013

I want to get all pages from pages library from search result where page layout name is "abc.aspx". I have tried below code but it is not working. If I simply pass "abc" in querytext then it will get ...
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Is There an Easy Way to Copy the Text of SharePoint Designer Workflows?

I have rather complicated SharePoint Designer Workflows, and I would like to document my code. I tried adding using the "Add Comment" action in SPD, but it just makes the whole thing messy and ...
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SharePoint 2010 Multi Tenant - I need Excel Services

We are running SP in Multi-Tenant mode for a few small clients. I need Excel services enabled for two of the tenants. What options do I have and how do I do it? I have been looking at documentation ...
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Hide feature based on user sharepoint

Is there any way to manipulate feature.xml file to control its visibility from a specific group? Thanks.
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Compare Credentials to his one's own login credentials

I would like to compare the current user credentials with my UserAccount and if they are identical then I would like to have an alert, but It doesn't work. I don't know why.I hoept that you can help ...
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How to install SharePoint 2013 Installation with SQL Server Authentication

I'm just curious about the steps required to install Sharepoint 2013 using SQL Server Authentication. Also if there are any drawbacks that i might not be aware of. Here are some steps i currently ...
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Timezone question for list items?

I have a sharepoint which is accessed and modified by different people around the world. So when ever a list item is created in the sharepoint the list item modified date should contain that locations ...
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SharePoint 2010 Site Edit History

I am working on a site and after returning from the weekend I noticed that a lot of changes were made. I am wondering is there a way to view the edit history of the site? I.e. is there a way to see ...
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List Email Settings

I have already configured the settings for this, but it seems that I have to go to each individual list that's created and enable "send email when ownership is assigned" in the list settings. Is ...
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List Item sending an email on ItemUpdated previous confirmation

I'm working on a Sharepoint 2010 List trying to send an email with a custom Even Receiver, on Item Updated. The List Item has to send an email when some fields are filled, other email when other ...
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SharePoint 2013 “Sites I'm following” Points to Wrong URL

I have 3 major site collections where 250 sites are housed inside of it. For example: https://Departments.internal.contoso.com https://Projects.internal.contoso.com ...
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“Action” > “Send To” in SharePoint 2013 Photo Libraries

After upgrade SharePoint 2010 to 2013 i missed one specific feature related to Picture Libraries. In SP2010 there was menu with Action button where you can Send photos as attachments by Outlook. Also ...
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Launch Sharepoint Hosted App from a link in a webpart

You know, If it is possible to launch a SharePoint app from a webpart in the home page? I like to insert an image in a webpart and then when the user click on image or link the SharePoint app is ...
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SharePoint 2013: Search question -> Searching document title and version!

I have a document library with versioning and metadata enabled. Our documents go through different "Phases", which we have added as a column/custom content type for metadata filtering. What the ...
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SharePoint 2013 “The URL Format is Invalid”

I have been chasing up an error and am struggling to resolve. I can browse my SharePoint site fine the only issue is Excel web app features do no display correct that's apparent to users However in ...
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insert list item from javascript with anonymous access sharepoint 2010

I have a sharepoint 2010 website with anonymous access. here i want to add a list item to the list as anonymous user.am given whole website access to anonymous.when am trying to add list item am ...
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Compactibility between PHP and office online 365 sharepoint

I want to do few things with sharepoint online 365 and php. I have a php form with three textbox and when click on submit button by entering data, it should save to custom list which exists in office ...
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Powerpoint Slide Libraries in Sharepoint 2013 missing “copy slides to presentation” on webparts

If someone could help with this it would be a great help. So - I am aware that SP2013 has removed PowerPoint Slide Libraries but have found (on here) a way to add them back in and as a Content Part ...
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Login once for different WebApp, Possible?

I have to multiple Web applications in the SP2013. For example, from the main site, http://mysite.com:80 , it has a link which links to another web in another web application, i.e. ...
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Configure SharePoint Apps on Production environment

We are in the process of installing APPS on our Production SharePoint environment. We have two w.f.e servers which are load balanced. We created two domains with two certificates. contoso.com and ...
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Error Configuring Workflow Manager

I upgraded workflow manager to 1.0 Refresh but now I can't get it to configure, I get the following error: VERBOSE: [03/04/2014 11:09:30]: Validating input and configuration parameters. VERBOSE: ...
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Change site looks based on loggedin users profile property

Which is best practice to achieve change in look (color of top bar) based on a custom user profile property? Property has value yes/no/null. Using pre init event to change masterpage dynamically? I ...
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Learning Dashboard Designer

In my searching, the resources for figuring out how to create KPIs (and other objects as well) in Dashboard Designer are pretty spotty. Any suggestions of resources for how better to get familiar with ...
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Backup of Workflow in SharePoint 2010/2013

Is there anyway in which we can take a backup of the SharePoint designer list workflow in SP2010 or SP2013? Or any workaround to do this? We were looking at replicatin a workflow from dev to test ...
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Override text in emails sent by newsfeed alerts

Working with the SharePoint social newsfeed (not Yammer). We would like to change some of the wording in the emails (such as change the word SharePoint to our specific branding) that get sent when ...
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Automate creation of SharePoint 2010 Search Profile Pages

Does anybody have any lead on how to automate the configuration of External Content type Profile Page host site creation (Parameterized for the site URL) as well as default actions for each entity? I ...
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Show Column name in Document Library's View in SP2013?

I'm using SP2013. When I use webpart to show the document library, it does not show the column name, i.e. FileName, Created, CreatedBy, Size, ... Anyone knows how to show the column name? thanks
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Term store navigation changes depending on the page

In SharePoint 2013, I created a managed metadata navigation system. Structure is like: Header1(SiteCollection) Header2(SiteCollection/Pages/Page.aspx) -OtherPage2(SiteCollection/Pages/Page2.aspx) ...
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User loses permissions to list item temporarily

I have a huge list with articles (shop with 6000 articles) and there is a timerjob that runs like every 3 hours that updates the stock on all the articles based on the stock returned from an external ...
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How to pass and return value in SharePoint 2013 REST

I am able to get all items of SharePoint list using REST API: lists/getbytitle('listname')/items I want to send some div id (string) in request so that can be obtained in response. Is there any ...
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Best practice for adding metadata in sharepoint 2013

I want to use the metadata tags in our sharepoint portal application. This should not be hard coded and need to be based on pages. The user should be able to search based on metadata tags. How can we ...
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Port change from 80 to 443 causing endless user prompting when accessing office files

This weekend I changed the main web application to run on https instead of http. This morning when some (not all) users try to check out or edit and office file they are continually prompted for ...
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Injecting dynamic list content into an alert template email

I have tried, and successfully failed, to determine a way to inject the emailed item's value from a universal custom column into the default alert emails generated by SharePoint, in both the subject ...
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Need a simple clean 2013 theme

Anybody have any recommendations for examples or sites that sell decent solutions? I'm looking to replace the main page with page that looks similar to the tablet version of www.msn.com which I ...
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How to retreive data from web analytics using console application?

I have a sharepoint site where where i have web analytics service started. I will get a rrport denoting the no of visits by the user and also below i have last modified date and no of visits by all ...
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Workflow Manager 1.0 will install but NOT configure

I have successfully installed Workflow Manager 1.0 (and its prerequisites) on my Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 machine that is hosting SharePoint 2013. I attempt to go into the Workflow Manager ...
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Access to multiple filtered sites

I have got 100 users who need to access to multiple sites. My client has around 15 companies, each company has got its own site. One user may have access to one or more company sites. When a user ...
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Access Services-Sharepoint 2010

Can we reuse MS Access Forms 2010 in SharePoint 2010. I am sure, SharePoint cannot handle that. My understanding of Sharepoint is, We can use Access Services in SharePoint , to migrate data to and ...