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skills advise for SharePoint developer

I have ASP.NET (C#) development experience of around 3 years and worked on SharePoint 2010 for 1 year. I did some branding to change the look of the portal and developed some VisualWebParts using ...
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Retrieve All Lists With Specific Name Using Powershell

I have a powershell script that I am trying to use to add a column (Created) to a specific view in a specific list in multiple webs. The list exists in every sub web. The view exists in every list. ...
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Governance plan - SharePoint 2010?

Can I get link for a short & sweet material on governance plan?
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SharePoint related PowerShell tutorials

I am really interested in PowerShell for SharePoint Administration. Please help me with some books, sources or tutotials.
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Error: The tool was unable to install Application Server Role, Web Server (IIS) Role

When installing prerequisite for SharePoint 2013 it fails and give error: Error: The tool was unable to install Application Server Role, Web Server (IIS) Role can anyone tell me why it fails I ...
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Is there a fiddle for SharePoint?

I am new to SharePoint Is there a fiddle for SharePoint? Like dotnetfiddle and jsfiddle? I have checked this question, Is there a SharePoint 2010 virtual machine? but the links in answers are dead ...
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What is the difference between auto hosted, provider hosted and sharepoint hosted app? [duplicate]

What actually happens when we create apps, and where are three types of apps hosted these apps hosted?
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How to Send Mail to a SharePoint library using hMailServer?

How can i send mail from hmailSserver to a SharePoint library ? I work on Windows Server 2008. When an email is sent from Outlook I can't find it in the library..
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How to find the number of Active Logged in Users across all site collections

I wish to know the possible ways to find out the count of all currently logged in users across all the SharePoint site collections in a farm. For example (users logged into sites) John - http://...
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SharePoint 2013 apps do not show up

I have a SharePoint 2013 environment and I have the publishing features enabled. When I try to add Apps, only 3 show up: Document Library, Custom Lists, & Tasks. If I turn off Publishing, then ...
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REST API compare current user if exist in a custom list

I have a custom list with 37 user fields, I need to check if the current user is in one of those fields to display an alert. I'm getting the current user with this url: /_api/web/currentUser And ...
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delete Site collections sharepoint 2010

I need to delete all site collections that contains personal in it. I get all the site collections by the cmdlet $sites= get-spsite -limit all| Where {$_.url -like "*personal*"} foreach($site in $...
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MSCD certification for sharepoint

I don't know if here is the right place to ask this question, so excuse me if it's not. I want to take the SharePoint 2013 certification for developing applications (70-488) I want know how much ...
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How to get ClientPeoplePicker value using javascript

can anyone please tell me, How to get ClientPeoplePicker value using javascript.?
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CAML Query Lookup/Choice Value Type as Text

So, here is some lines of code that i write to retrieve data from Sharepoint list using CAML query. string qryCaml = string.Format(@"<Where> <And> ...
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Event Reciever ItemAdded fired twice

I'm trying to do some treatement after creating an item but the treatement is done twice because in my code after creating the item, I'm updating it , so the event reciever get fired twice: first when ...
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Special Characters in sharepoint 2010 file/folder name?

What special characters are allowed and not allowed in sharepoint file/folder names?
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Export-SPWeb List with spaces in list name

I am trying to backup a list and am getting the error Export-SPWeb : Cannot find an SPWeb object with Id or Url . I'm guessing this is related to the space in the list name. I've tried this ...
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Activate a new license key

We are running SharePoint 2013 with MSDN Subscription(Enterprise Version) and we want to change it to full Enterprise.Is it possible to update the Product Key from MSDN Enterprise to Enterprise? I ...
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Unable to install Application Server Role

When I try to install Sharepoint 2013 on a new Windows 2012 R2 server, I encounter the following error with the Product Preparation Tool: Unable to install Application Server Role I followed a ...
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What is a Service Account and a Managed Account in SharePoint

I am new to SharePoint and want to understand few concepts of it: What is Service Account and What is managed account and what is the difference between them Thanks in advance
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How to install SharePoint, What is the cost of it, How many users can use it.?

I've basic Question about SharePoint :- 1) How to install SharePoint Foundation free version and what are the functionality. 2) What is the cost of SharePoint Server 2013 and If I purchase is it one ...
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Remove page layout from sharepoint pages library

In SharePoint Pages library we have pages, Artical Page and Welcome Page content type. And with this content type their are default OOB page layouts like basic page, image on left, body only etc. Now ...
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Protect wsp file from Reverse Engineering

How to protect wsp file so no one can read my source code. When we change wsp file extension from wsp to zip, it gives all dll file and this dll can be extracted from .net reflector and get all source ...
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Feeding a new item to index instantly in SharePoint 2013

I have crawled and indexed some documents using SharePoint 2013 Search.I would like to feed index instantly when a new document is created. How can i feed document index instantly using SharePoint ...
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How to change site collection URL (Content Type Hub) in Managed Metadata service application

in Application Management -> Manage Service Applications -> Managed Metadata Service. Select manage metadata service and click properties. In properties window, I have added Site collection URL ...
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Question about installing Cumulative Updates in SP2013

As I understand the Cumulative Update process, each CU contains all of the updates before it. However, I'm new to the CU concept - the last time I was responsible for server updates you had to install ...
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SharePoint CSR Conditional Formatting is working but row highlighting is not

I was testing the flexibility of CSR and came across a problem which i am not able to resolve . I have created a list which contains product details like Total Sales and Sales Target . I am trying to ...
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SharePoint 2013 is compatible with SAML 2.0

Is SharePoint 2013 compatible with SAML 2.0?
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SharePoint Online List view webpart client side rendering (CSR) issue while trying to hide items

In SharePoint 2013/SharePoint online using client side rendering (CSR), I am trying to remove rows from List view webpart (LVWP). I am using OnPreRender event of CSR as below:- (function () { var ...
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How to disable the Follow button across Farm using Powershell

Is there a easy way to disable the Follow Button across the Farm using Powershell.(This request is for SharePoint 2013) I am trying to do the same through DocAve - Policy Enforcer but it doesn't seem ...
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How to obtain Description & Url from Url Field via Rest Api

I have a problem with retrieving the Description from an Url Field via the Rest Api from SharePoint. If I make a call and select an Url Field with the normal $select _api/web/lists/getbytitle('...
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Move root site collection

Is it possible in SP13 to move a root site collection to another location/path in the same Web Application, and then create a new root site collection ? So if I have a Web Application SharePointTest....
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Blog Post Read More

I'm using SharePoint 2013. In our blog post we often use a lot of images and text so the current layout just doesn't work. I'm looking for a way to display a link to a read more page.
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Add New List Item with SPServices anonymously

I have an HTML5 + jQuery application with a built in contact form that I wanted to hook into Sharepoint, and Lists seemed an ideal way to do that. I used the jQuery library SPServices to get this up ...
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SharePoint 2010 - choice of deploying dll to GAC or web application

In case of sharepoint 2010 is it really better to avoid deploying DLLs to the GAC (this has risks because of security override), instead deploying it to the web application IIS bin directory and use ...
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Creating Items in Drop-Off Library via SPD Workflow

Today I learned you can't move items to a Drop Off Library via workflow and expect its routing rules to kick in automatically. You then have to manually "Submit" each item, even if all metadata is ...
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how to give Role permission to list programmatically?

I have set my web permission to Inherit Permissions as well as Lists.and programmatically i have add SPUSER to web with assigned 'Restricted Read' access Role. and also associate SPUSER to List1 ...
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Sharepoint exceptionally slow at first load

I have a load balanced, virtualized windows authenticated sharepoint 2010 farm. I also have a similar setup on another farm. Now the issue is that about the first load page load performance issue ...
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Anonymous Access users can't submit InfoPath 2010 form to Form Library

We have a public-facing SharePoint 2010 Enterprise server hosting a Publishing Portal site running InfoPath Forms Services. We have an InfoPath Form on the server which submits to a Form Library. This ...
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using jquery and search.asmx service search People in sharepoint 2010

Hi i use below code for Getting people Search. Using below code I am able to search but getting only user name and User my site url. I want all user profile Property.How I get all user Property using ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Deleted subsites not going in Recycle Bin

I am a bit confused with regards to the Recycle Bin when it comes to SharePoint 2013. A few quick Google searches suggested that when one deletes a sub-site, the site will not be permanently deleted ...
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Creating list content type using csom

I am not able to create a list content type using the below snippet. It throws a ServerException with additional information : The site content type has already been added to this list. var ...
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How to track who have removed permissions of others in Sharepoint

In share-point permission settings(both in Document and Library level) is it possible to track who have removed the permissions of others.
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Include document sets in search results

I am using the following query in my search center to only display documents (Word, Powerpoint, etc.): IsDocument:1 The desired result set is all documents (like above) and all document sets ...
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getQueryStringParameter is not defined

I have a SharePoint hosted app and I am trying to pull the SPHostUrl out of the app Url for REST calls. Everything I read tells me to use the below but for some reason I am getting an error '...
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How to manage audit log table size in Sharepoint 2010?

As I know the Audit Log Trimming timer job is responsible for trimming the audit logs, but in my case Audit Log Trimming timer job stuck on pausing state after 5% progress. If I restart the SharePoint ...
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Is there a variable for current user in Sharepoint 2013 restful api?

In sp2013 restful call, I have this link http://mysite/_api/sp.userprofiles.peoplemanager/getuserprofilepropertyfor(accountname=@v, propertyname='Office')?@v='aq\test' And this works with managed ...
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How to get custom user profile properties in sharepoint 2013 restful api?

In my Sp2013, I tried this link http://mysite/_api/SP.UserProfiles.PeopleManager/GetMyProperties and it gets all properties including the custom managed ones from crawling. And one of them is ...
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executeFunc not working in Sharepoint 2013

I have this simple piece of code: <script type="text/javascript" src="AnotherLibrary.js" /> <script type="text/javascript"> SP.SOD.executeFunc('sp.js', 'SP.ClientContext', ...