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using Mount-SPContentDatabase to change from dbname to db alias

Is it possible to change the content database of a site from a machine name to a SQL alias in SharePoint 2013? The SharePoint admin content database is correctly configured. But I have a site(s) that ...
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Create Powerview Reports from Sharepoint 2013?

Can you create Powerview reports directly from list data in Sharepoint 2013, without going through Excel 2013? If so, can you point me down the path for the first several steps? All the information ...
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SharePoint 2010 Back up strategy

We have a setup here with SharePoint 2010 where every website is created as a separate web application for making backup and recovery easier, however I see the following issues about this approach: ...
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Search results webpart displaying items without search box query

I have ecoutered a strange behavior with search results web part. The scenario is, that we have blank page with some web parts on it. Part of the page is also search box web part and search result web ...
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Merge Search Index (SharePoint 2013)

We are using SharePoint 2013 with 2 WFEs and 1 Application server. I have noticed that one of the WFE is running out of space and found out that there is a lot of folders with merge that are big and ...
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How can I update “IsQuestion” field whiten “Discussions List” programmatically?

I need to update "IsQuestion" field whiten “Discussions List” using SharePoint server code, there are no exceptions and errors, but the filed didn't change.
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JSOM function not getting called

I have two functions in my js file. Each function is used to fetch data from list. The first function is called as: jQuery(document).ready(function () { SP.SOD.executeFunc('sp.js', ...
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SPFolder.MoveTo when running as user who does not have access to folder

How do you copy a folder in a document library - that the current user does not have access to - to another document library? The current user has access to the root of the document library and can ...
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Programmatically “Enable reporting of offensive content” on community site

How can I "Enable reporting of offensive content" on community site Programmatically?
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Sharepoint 2013 JSLink

I'm able to make changes(like background color for specific item) in listview webpart using JSLink. My query - When I change the view from 'Current View' to Other 'Custom View' in ListView Webpart. ...
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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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Updating a SharePoint list via an Access query and VBA code exhausts system resources

My apologies: I asked this on StackOverflow already but have received no responses. I am hoping that reposting on a site more oriented to SharePoint might lead to more insight. For reasons beyond my ...
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SharePoint 2013 and WebApi

I would like to use ASP.NET WebApi inside a SharePoint 2013 farm solution. I know it is not supported out-of-the-box, but I found SignalR can be run by means of a simple HttpModule, so I was ...
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How Do I Center Webpart?

how do I center a webpart, specifically an excel web access webpart? I am using a webpart to display an excel chart, which is required to be on the center of the page rather than left justified which ...
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refresh Page at set interval

I have tried a number of different methods for auto refreshing a page at a specified interval. 1. added <meta http-equiv="refresh" content="30"> to page html. It got rejected. 2. Tried content ...
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Programmatically add checkbox in the ribbon XML

I need to add a checkbox under the "Link" ribbon (appear when your mouse is over a link in a page in edit mode). So I used XML in a sandbox solution. It works well, except that the option doesn't stay ...
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How to create a document library template if size is more than 500MB

How to create a document library template if the size of the document library is larger than 500MB?
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How to restore exported list cmp file

I went to SharePoint 2013 central administration - Backup and restore - Granular Backup - Export a site or list and Exported a list which as .cmp extension. Now how do I restore this list in ...
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launch ribbon action with ribbon hidden

I didn't find anything to help me out, so I'm asking your help. I work with sharepoint 2010. I have a team Site where the ribbon is hidden. (never trust users, thay are evil :p ) On this team site I ...
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We have a question on Sharepoint regarding search implementation

For a project I'm looking for any help on Sharepoint Enterprise Search. I am unable to retrieve any results from the search in a Sharepoint list: Search an item textbox. However, I am able to then ...
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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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Permissions to view files in a doc lib but not view/open/download

Is there a way to set permissions on a folder in a document library - let's call it a Confidential folder - such that anyone can view the list of files in the folder but only authorised people can ...
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how can I change the “There are no items to show in this view of the…” message using code?

I'm creating the list view programmatically using the following code: SPView myview = list.Views.Add(name, fields, query, 10, true, false); how can I change the "There are no items to show in this ...
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Applying Layout to Default Homepage Using Object Model

I've This Code to Add Page from Page Layout using (SPSite site = new SPSite(w.Url)) { using (SPWeb web = site.OpenWeb()) { PublishingSite pSite = new ...
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SharePoint 2013 search result taxonomyfieldvalue

Unfortunately a SharePoint 2013 search result returns something which is not compatible with a TaxonomyFieldValue constructor. If you pass a search result to a TaxonomyFieldValue ctor you will get ...
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Do workflow instances resume after server/service restarts?

SharePoint 2013 Farm / 2010 Workflows I am wondering if running SP workflows resume after a server (or necessary services) restart? For example there is a workflow-action "pause until date" ...
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NavigationLink to pages vanishes after set as welcome page

I have publishing site with home.aspx as welcome page by default. I have few pages created in "Pages" document library out of which I would like to make "Dashboard.aspx" as Welcome page. Also, I have ...
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BeforeProperties and AfterProperties to check Folder name changed

What field do I need in an ItemUpdating event receiver to check whether a folder's name was changed? I have tried: var before1 = properties.BeforeProperties["Name"]; var after1 = ...
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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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Customize SharePoint Search

Hi i have an SharePoint 2013 Enterprise server. I know the following requirement is not the usual way, but... is it possible that the search result can ignore the userrights. Because the customer ...
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SPS2010 - AD account password changing, for non-domain computers

I have Sharepoint 2010 farm - application server(Sharepoint), database server(MS SQL 2008 R2), and domain controller. 3 servers total. All of these 3 servers are included to domain(domain set up on ...
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Sharepoint Page is not saving

I created a new webapart and add to a page after adding i was unable to save the page from editing mode but If i remove my webpart and try to save its saving. Not sure what is the error can any one ...
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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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Requested value 'CheckBoxes' was not found

There's a weird thing happening with my Windows application. I have created a Sharepoint utility to automate the creation of content-types and site-columns. At a point where I try to get my available ...
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Create a site-column of type user, multichoice and multiuser using Sharepoint Client Object Model

I'm trying to create site-columns with following types: Text, Note, Number, Choice, User, MultiUser, MultiChoice I've implemented it for all the types except for User, MultiChoice and MultiUser. ...
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Error while crawling LOB contents

I have configured and run sample code taken from the MSDN website for a custom BCS indexing connector sample for Sharepoint 2013: http://code.msdn.microsoft.com/SharePoint-2013-MyFileConne-79d2ea26 ...
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The Connection with the server was reset

I am getting the following error while downloading the documents from the document library. Even if the file is small in size. In my dev environment it is working fine. Even the QA and PRD also ...
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Sharepoint Versions table

I have a question about the table above, versions. The information in usernames is that the user who installed the update/roll up/first installation? Kind Regards
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Can KQL date range be used in library find file box ?

I have set up a managed property as a date time type and mapped it to the crawled date time property in my library. In the find file box for the library I can use : mymanagedproperty>2015-1-1 ...
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how to change my website name in sharepoint from one url to another

How to change the URL of a sharepoint web site from http://testsite.org to http://testsite1.org.
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Excel Services data refresh does not return updated data from data source

I have an Excel include some data which from a SharePoint list. This excel is created by using "Export to Excel" button of the SharePoint list form. I created a pivot table in the excel based on the ...
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How to filter 65.000 list items fast

There's a list A with over 65.000 list items and growing about 300 items/year. There's a list B with a lookup field to list A. I want to use the OOTB form to add an item in list B, but I need ...
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Copy files/folders between site collection and retaining metadata

I'm using SharePoint 2013 I need to copy files/folders/sub folders from one site collection to different site collection(basically archiving them). I need to do this remotely by using CSOM/JSOM. ...
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Enterprise Keywords not saving in a list

I've got 2 site collections. Within 1 site collection, I'm able to add keywords to list items. But I go over to the other site collection list, I can see the keywords and select the keyword, but ...
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Example or Code or Sample and scenarios of provider hosted app and SharePoint hosted app

Can someone give me example of provider hosted app and SharePoint hosted app. A working code / Project will be very helpful Also can someone give me realtime scenarios (not a theory but live ...
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SharePoint 2010 Broken links report

How to find broken links in SharePoint 2010 Site collection without using SharePoint Designer?
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MOSS 2007 - Search return results with empty text, only icon

I encountered a strange behavior today with my MOSS2007 Enteprise site and the search module. When I launch a search, here is the result I get: For each line, there is a thumbnail but no text ! In ...
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SharePoint List Vs SQL DataTable

We are creating a SharePoint based application, client has a data model with about 15 tables with interdependency (reference column). Maximum number of reference columns from a single table may vary ...