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Run jQuery Web App on SharePoint

I built a web app powered by jQuery and Basic Primitives APIs. The app reads a CSV file and then displays several charts based on this information. I want to know if it is possible to upload it to ...
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Setting SharePoint 2013 Workflow Approval Status via Task Outcome

Moving from SharePoint 2010 OOTB workflows to the new SharePoint 2013 workflows is proving to be a bit painful IMO. On my document library I set content approval , content type management and ...
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Get site title by its URL using REST

I am trying to get a User Profile property that contains an URL for a SharePoint site, then I want to use this URL to get the site title using REST API. Is it possible?
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Could not find site url while saving document to SharePoint on the fly

I have a SharePoint 2013 farm on which there is a team site. We have few document libraries in which we are trying to save our document/excel or any other office file directly. My client machine is ...
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Which way should I go Site Definition or Inbuilt definition with customization?

I am new to Sharepoint. I need to create a totally customized site from the scratch level. Which means there would be many pages, customized master page and etc. I came to know that you should go for ...
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Sharepoint develop roadmap

I would like build some service for our team, import some file, parse file, save to sp list, and make some actions with list (for example list peoples who have value more N), build charts and etc. ...
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How to show wrong password message during authenication

I am using windows authentication for log in to websites.when we enter wrong password it is again showing the same log in dialogue .I want to alert user as wrong username/password.Please help me how ...
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An unhandled exception of type 'System.Net.WebException' occurred in Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.dll

I try to access SharePoint list from a console app in .NET. My environment doesn't have SharePoint installed one and I write code in VS 2013. I want to access SharePoint 2013 list data. When I run my ...
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New sites not inheriting site collection custom master page sharepoint 2010

We have one site collection where new sites are not inheriting the custom master page. The site collection is set to use it, publishing features are turned on, and I can even apply the custom master ...
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Why SaveSiteAsTemplate is hidden

In sharepoint 2010 it was able to Save site as template. But in sharepoint 2013 we should Inaktivate Publishing feature to be able to show this link. I know that there is some workarounds But my ...
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Best workaround to avoid lookup columns when having multiple rows per item

In SP2013, I need to store CV information in a sharepoint list (CV). The problem is that a person can have more that one degree. Also, for every degree, I need to store the type, year, description and ...
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Get users with Read permission

how can I get by JavaScript all the users of a Web that have just the Read permission. Thanks
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Sharepoint Site Content Gear

I need to hide and avoid reader users (users view just read permission on the site) to view the site content page (viewlsts.aspx) How can this be done?
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Cannot enable IRM. Error 5823 & Critical 5144

I hava a problem with AD RMS enable on sharepoint 2013. In Windows Logs I have an event 5823 error and 5144 error. Enviroment description: Domain name: ad.medcore.pl - dca.ad.medcore.pl - DC - ...
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Solution failed validation

I am creating an application for office 365. My sandbox solution works fine in local system. And it was working fine for office 365 site. But suddenly it has stopped working and after that during ...
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MS Project 2010 -> SharePoint 2010 tasks

When syncing MS Project plan to SharePoint task list my Notes field is truncated to 255 characters. Is there a way of syncing >255 characters in the MS Project plan "Notes" field (or some other ...
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On premise SharePoint central admin on Internet

Is it possible to create internet zone or publish central admin on Internet for SharePoint on premise enterprise environment.
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Setting the default value for a taxonomy field

I have been creating a load of site columns with powershell from a .csv file. I am now trying to create new taxonomy or metadata field: $spField = ...
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Add checkbox to blog comments web part

is it possible to add a checkbox to the default comment box for a blog in SharePoint 2013? I need to be able to add a checkbox to the default comments box attached to a SharePoint 2013 blog post, so ...
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SharePointWebControls DateTimeField change format

i want to change the format of Field "Modified" <SharePointWebControls:DateTimeField Name="Modified"> on my layout to this format : 1 january 2014 instead of 01/01/2014 00:00 is it possible? ...
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Create an Organizational Chart in SharePoint 2013

My task is to create an organizational chart in SharePoint that should be linked with Active Directory. I learned some articles and I also found Organization Browser in my site, but I am unable to ...
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Tag Cloud not showing whats been tagged

I have enabled Enterprise keywords on a document library and have tagged a few documents with keywords I then added the tag cloud web part and I can see the tags, the problem I have is when I click ...
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Create a ReportingServices data source and upload to a data connection library

I have installed reporting services 2012 in SharePoint 2013 integrated mode. I need to create a report data source and upload it to a data connection library using C#. As I know it uses the ...
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SharePoint 2013 Announcement view format?

I have customized my Announcement web part that adds Read more link on each item of Announcement if the number of characters are more than 250 characters. It is working the only problem I faced is ...
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A Synced file between two sites

First i have to say I am very new when it comes to Sharepoint but and a skilled developer. I would like to sync a file between two different share sites. The purpose for this is because we have a ...
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Hide and Re-order columns inside a new Content type will not have any effect on the Create & Edit forms for the List

I did the follow:- I added a new Content type, and I specify to have “Issue” content type as its parent. Then I added 5 site columns, and I added them to the new Content Type.so the new content type ...
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Field value is null in SharePoint search REST API result

I have simple search REST GET query as below : https://<site url>/_api/search/query?querytext='research'&selectproperties='Title,Author,Created,ContentTypeId' The search result XML ...
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Where Emails are going from Queue folder?

I setup smtp server in sharepoint server itself. So both server are same as standalone server. Configured Outgoing and incoming email settings accordingly. But confusion is whenever i send email, it ...
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How to use SharePoint 2013 REST service to retrieve data from lookup field

I have two lists: 'Company' and 'Customer'. In 'Customer', I have an auto look up field called 'parent'. Then I tried to use Rest to retrieve data from customer like this: ...
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Unable to Check-in and Check-out the documents

When I checkout files from SharePoint, I am unable to locate them on my file system. I have T440S Windows 7 (64 bit). I couldn't locate the checked out files neither in Downloads nor in My ...
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How to Oauth to external application with Sharepoint App

did someone realized an app with oauth against an external API? Like Yammer, Twitter or something else? My Question is: How did you get this working? I've read, that Auth Headers will be cut of by ...
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Update SharePoint 2010 List with onclick event

I have a SharePoint list of devices, the columns are as follow, text and choice. The choice is either In or Out. I wanted to have a webpage that the controller of these devices could click on a ...
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SharePoint 2013 + Reporting Services + Kerberos

How to configure SharePoint 2013 with Reporting Services for delegations if I get data for Reporting Service from other SQL server that ShqrePoint database? I found below blog but I'm not sure about ...
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SP2013 - Sporadic error when editing PPT using Office 2013

We have a few users that are having sporadic issues when trying to open up Office documents. All users still using Office 2007 are fine, it is only users that use Office 2013 that have the issue.They ...
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List view error “Filter Value is not in a supported date format”

I've column "Name = Order Status","Type = Calculated" & Data Type = "Date and Time". I've given this Condition in the formula:- =IF(NOT([PO Date]=0),"ORDERED","NOT ORDERED"). I'm trying to create ...
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How to use search REST api to get custom managed property data for anonymous user

i am trying build a public portal with anonymous access and i am trying to read some content from custom managed property using search REST api in sharepoint 2013. I have tried to enable all possible ...
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difference between windows based authentication and form based authentication and claim based authentication in sharepoint

I am new to DotNet and Sharepoint and I want to understand difference between windows based authentication form based authentication claim based authentication Or if any of the above are identical. ...
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How to get access to SPServiceContext in powershell?

I'm having trouble getting Get-SPServiceContext to return a SiteSubscriptionId that is not a bunch of zeros. I'm using an account 'SP_Sync' and set permissions to Farm Administrators group User ...
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Configure and use third part Apps for SharePoint 2013 in dev environment without DNS

I have a SP 2013 dev env h t tp spitlab .I want to configure app store in this environment will I be able to do it without access to a DNS server I followed the below two articles ...
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SharePoint 2013 Workflow Cannot Append Attendee Field Properly (Registration Calendar)

Trying to figure out how to implement the solution outlined HERE Put quite a few hours into using a secondary registration list that uses the Title as a Lookup to the Calendar Event Title. That's all ...
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RSS Feed stopped working periodically

Our client has 3 environments: QA, UAT and PROD. On all of them we have different RSS Feed Viewer Web Parts. All feeds that points to the internal sites are working without any issues. There is 1 ...
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Use SharePoint out of the box as a BPM(Business process management) tool

Can SharePoint be used out of the box as a BPM tool? If it can, what are the limitations? I have come across 3rd party tools like K2 which does the job but want to know if SharePoint can do it on its ...
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How to send meeting request to user from sharepoint?

I have a person field in SharePoint form and want to send outlook meeting request to person entered in Person field. **Note:**I want to this through JQuery/JavaScript/SharePoint client object model ...
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Error when applying custom webtemplate to a sitecollection

I have created a webtemplate from an existing sitecollection by using(save as template). I then imported this template to VS and changed some things in Elements.xml and onet. Now when I try to apply ...
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SharePoint document library Multi User field set only odd position users in case of Office documents

I am trying to set users in Multi-User field of document library documents by using CSOM. It works properly for normal documents(non-office docs) but for office documents it is setting only odd ...
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SharePoint form field control pass the list id value

<SharePoint:FormField runat="server" id="ff1{$Pos}" ControlMode="New" FieldName="PID_NonLookup" List Id="need dynamically"> In this code I don't want to set the list id manually. ...
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Incompatible Database Name in SharePoint Server Search - Help

the windows application event log reports numerous errors for sharepoint Event 2583 (SharePoint Server Search) of severity 'Error' occurred 20 more time(s) and was suppressed in the event log ...
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Stacking SP.UI.Status messages

In our implementation we are using SP.UI.status to display workflow tasks assigned to a user on their homepage. At one time, a user can have multiple such tasks assigned and the homepage gets flooded ...
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Search Scopes in SharePoint 2013 with 2010 compatibility mode

I was wondering, is it possible to programmatically create search scopes for SharePoint 2013 when my Site Collections are created in 2010 compatibility mode? I was trying to use code that we used for ...
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SharePoint Approval Workflow-Different Approvers

In my limited experience of approval workflows on SP, as I understand it you have to define who the approval individual(s) will be within the workflow itself. Whenever it is started it will ...