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How to install Sharepoint on Windows 10 Pro? [duplicate]

I want to install SharePoint on a Windows 10 Pro PC. How can I do this, and is there any extra software required?
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Site collection creation cancelled partway - now I can't delete or use it

Unfortunately we had a situation where an IISRESET was performed by one user whilst another was creating a site collection - now the site collection can't be deleted. When I go to central ...
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In SP2013 how to search a datetime property with querystring?

In my test SP2013 farm, on a page with OOTB search result webpart, I key in follow query string in browser: /sites/abc/SitePages/search.aspx?k=NewsArticleDate=2013/6/14..2014/6/15 It seems ...
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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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Where do I find reference dll for System.Web.UI.DataVisualization.Charting?

We are upgrading a VS solution from SP2010 to SP2013. We are using VS2010 and Windows Server 2012 OS. Can you tell me where is the DLL for System.Web.UI.DataVisualization.Charting; located? The error ...
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Filter a Multiple Selection List Box in Sharepoint

I have what I thought a simple problem, but can't seem to find any solutions that work or exist in SharePoint 2013. I have a multiple selection list box in an InfoPath 2010 form. This box defines the ...
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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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Tracking changes to a Content Editor Web Part and sending email

Is it possible to track changes made to a content editor web part and alert users to these changes? Basically, the same thing that I would do with a list, but with a CEWP instead? Thanks, Ninel
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Sharepoint 2013 Auto Create Managed Property not work

Hi i developed a site column, custom content type and a list definition. I set the value for this column and started crawling but i don't find these properties in search schema. If i add this column ...
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View outlook calendar in sharepoint 2013

Is this possible to view outlook calendar in sharepoint 2013? Head of the department wants to view everyone's outlook calendar in the sharepoint 2013. Is this possible? He can view other's outlook ...
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SharePoint deployment - Deployed to: GAC (WebURL/Global) / BIN

I know that when we deploy farm solutions then they are available under Central Admin --> System Settings --> Manage farm solutions. In this list of solutions, there are 3 columns. Name, Status and ...
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Can I install SharePoint SP2 without installing SP1 in Sharepoint 2010

I have SharePoint Server 2010 (Standard edition). However I do not have any SP1 installed in the server. But now I want to use service pack 2 and cumulative updates. So my question is : Can I ...
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How to add web part in page layout?

Ok I created my first master page and now I am working on page layout. I created a new "Publishing Content Type" page layout in SharePoint Designer whose content type was "Page". In that page I want ...
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SharePoint 2010 error when importing excel spreadsheet to sharepoint list

I get the following error when trying to import an excel spreadsheet into a SharePoint list. "The specified file is not a valid spreadsheet or contains no data to import" I have added this site to “...
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prevent re-writing of relative links in .MHT files

SharePoint does a great Content Management job of controlling links in .ASPX, JS, HTML, TXT and whatever files. We are now bit by this proces I think. We reveive .MHT files (Microsofts old stuff the ...
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CAML query to filter items by Content Type, independent of column name

In a SharePoint list I have a column, created using a custom content type. Let's say, the content types is "MyContentType". I used in a column "My Custom Column". Need to filter out items if the "My ...
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How can create a view to filter the a list based on the current login user

How to create a view based on the current user is in a Person or Group field , this Person or Group field can contain multiple user but not SharePoint Group ,I try to use the contains to filter the ...
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SharePoint 2013 Excel Services & External Data Refresh Failed

I need advice how I can fix problem with Excel external data connection. I have an excel file, which have connection to SSAS. Excel file "refresh all" works fine if I download it out from SharePoint. ...
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Get the list of all webparts IDs in a page using REST/CSOM

I have few content editor web parts in my page I need to get the GUID of all the web parts that are there in the page I am able to get the list of all webparts in the page by navigating to http://...
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Sharepoint My Profile 404 NOT FOUND

When i click on SharePoint "My Profile" it shows 404 It takes me to www.myserver/my/Person.aspx?accountname=abc We use FBA authentication. How to fix it? Regards, Dhaval
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Remember filter value using jquery and cookies

I am looking for a solution for the following problem: I have a large list that is related to a second list. The two list web parts are on one page, when you select an item in the first list, the ...
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Mounted Office 365 sharepoint workspaces lose connectivity - how to fix?

I'm trying to get my sharepoint workspaces on office 365 to mount like network drives. I can achieve this following microsoft guidelines, but after a while this fails. The user has to login again to ...
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Inherit background color from SharePoint 2013 theme

Are there any ways to inherit background color of SharePoint theme for any class in a webpart? (That's mean when site theme changed, the css color of classes in my webpart also being changed).
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List forms (new/edit/view) not appearing in popup

We have deployed a SP2013 site via powershell and notice that the list forms do not open in popups rather they open as page. We created a new SP site via central admin SharePoint UI, Same problem. ...
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Sharepoint Site with Excel Sheet Template for Users to create New Sheets

I am tasked in work with creating a share-point site. Here are my requirements: The main page must allow the user to create a new "File". The file must be an excel sheet template that i will style ...
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RSS Viewer Customization

Would you please help me in the below two issues: First, How i can open the article feeds in a new tab... When we click on the "More..." Button since it's open on the same tab (How i can add the ...
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“Include Content” is disabled

On one of the site collections, when saving a list as list template the "Include Content" checkbox is disabled (greyout). This issue occurs for all lists under all sites. Is this a security feature or ...
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Does a Site Owner have Full Control for other Sites

I have a Parent Site (Top Level Site) lets call Farm Logistics There are several sub-sites:Pigs, Cattle, Chickens, and HR There are 5 Site Admins for the Parent Site (Top Level Site) and sub sites. I ...
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Get the id value from the page url

In SharePoint how do you get the ID value from the url of the page you are on using javascript( Jquery,ajax, Rest..), e.g. I have the url like so: http:// ddd/mypage?ID=xx I tried before to ...
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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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XSL - Grouping by list item column with multiple entries

I am attempting to utilize XSL to format results pulled from a document library, but unfortunately this is my first stab at XSL ever. The columns in the document library are fairly standard - Title, ...
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Powershell Enumerate through all site collections but not include one specific site collection

I am partially not even sure how to Google this question because whatever I type never seems to bring back any relevant search results. I currently have a working script that is set to go through and ...
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How to export .wsp solution files from SharePoint 2007 Farm

I want to download/export all .wsp solution files from SharePoint 2007 farm in order to deploy them again on new environment. How can i export or download .wsp files? I don't want to extract .wsp ...
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CAML query on Sharepoint List without duplicates

How can I retrieve all elements in a List ignoring duplicate entries So if List A contains: Employee A Employee A Employee B Employee B Employee C Employee D Employee E I want to get ...
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Sharepoint Designer 2013 workflow:How to send email to multiple users?

I am facing an issue of sending an email to multiple users in designer list workflow. Having one list field of type people and group, which allows multiple section. Requirement is I want to send an ...
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How to install CU in SharePoint 2010?

I have a SharePoint server with the following build version, Version : 14.0.4763.1000. Under Manage Patch Status I can find the following products with the same above mentioned version, Microsoft ...
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CAML query join and sort by column of projected fields

I am trying to execute the following query: query.Query =<Where> <IsNotNull> <FieldRef Name='Product' /> </IsNotNull> </Where> <OrderBy> <FieldRef Name='...
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Retrieve all files from all folders and subfolders in document library

I want to retrieve all the files which are last modified in a particular document library. I will not be able to find out that how many folders are there in the document library. User can select any ...
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Downgrade SharePoint 2010 from Enterprise to Standard

Is there a way to downgrade a SharePoint 2010 Server from Enterprise to Standard version, preserving all contents and profiles?
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Powershell - get all default values for a document library

I am attempting to write a powershell script that will iterate through all document libraries and provide me with the default values for specific columns. I am successfully iteration through the ...
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How to set visual webparts to load one after - another sharepoint 2010

I have a webpart page which have 2 custom visual webparts. When i set the debugger point on both the page loads of the webpart the 2nd visual webpart debugger is hit...that makes me think the 2nd ...
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Limits of Running of SQL express for SharePoint 2013

What are some of the major limitations of using SQL 2012 Express with SharePoint server 2013, is there any Sharepoint 2013's functionnality or service that doesn't running in using Sql Express and ...
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How to Set an Application Page as a default landing page in SharePoint 2013 web site

I want to set an Application Page(the page inside _layouts folder) as default landing page in SharePoint 2013 web application. Is it possible to set application page as a default landing page? If ...
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Should we run SharePoint 2013 on Windows Server 2012 or 2008 R2

We are getting ready to start a project to bring up a brand new SharePoint 2013 Intranet/Extranet site and was wondering if we should be using Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 or Windows Server 2012. I know ...
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SharePoint 2010 PeoplePicker Control Not Displaying User Data

In a test SharePoint environment, I have configured the User Profile Service, and the user profiles have been successfully populated into the UPS using the User profile Synchronization Service from ...
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Rename sitecollection

Im trying to rename a site collection by changing the url by using this PowerShell $site = get-spsite -identity http://xxx:9000/sites/SCOne $site.Rename("http://xxx:9000/sites/SCOneNew") I got ...
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What happens to a paused workflow when the item is changed?

Let's suppose we have a workflow that is triggered when a task item is created or modified (as chosen in the settings for the workflow). The workflow contains a step that pauses until the day before ...
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User Group or Role based on logged in user at Client side script

How to get the user groups or roles for the current logged in user? I need to find this from the javascript/jquery. Is it possible ? I may get the current logged in user id from _spPageContextInfo....
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Copy fields from one list to another using SharePoint Designer 2013

Can I copy a particular field items of one SharePoint list to another using SharePoint Designer? In my case both the lists have different fields but some fields in common. I want to copy the common ...
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Retrieve list status from sub sites using SharePoint Javascript

I'm creating a status page in the site collection that needs to display List Status of all the subs below site collection. All the sub-sites have the same list 'Projects'. So the idea is to iterate ...