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How to update a Lookup field in one list with info from another list using Powershell or Workflow

I have a site that an SSIS package dumps thousands of items on to. The manager of the department wants a second list created. He wants to use a lookup column on list two to grab a single field called "...
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Verify all check boxes in a repeating table are checked

I have created a very simple form in InfoPath. There is a part where I have added a repeating table. One column of the repeating table is a check box. My requirement is to set a textbox field with a ...
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Change image name before uploading it to SharePoint library using Javascript or Jquery(Not Drop Zone control)

I would like to change the name of the image before uploading it to SharePoint document library. Below is the code i have written when an image is uploaded using HTML upload control. When the image is ...
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Want to develop a custom solution for displaying a shared Exchange Calendar in SharePoint? Where to start?

I'm looking for a way to display a shared Exchange calendar in SharePoint 2013. I understand that, OOTB SharePoint will only show the current user's calendar, but I'm assuming that the underlying ...
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How does SharePoints Information Management Policy delete items?

Stumbled across some deadlocks in one of our content databases that i could track down to some workflows wrecking havoc in a site collection by creating over a million of list items in multiple ...
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Error uploading document

When I upload a document to document library that has workflows the following error occurs. The file Minutes/By Quarter.dwp has been modified by i:0#.w|xac0000\sp_admin on 04 Feb 2016 17:39:39 +...
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Manage SharePoint Permissions with remote ASP.NET Application

We have the following requirment and and I have my doubts if this is possible to implement. Application is a standalone ASP.NET application with it's own SQL Data source Application should manage ...
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Remove users and their MySite using CSOM

I have a scenario in which I have to remove the users from SharePoint after they have left the company. Say, I have 5 users who left the company. So I'll write a CSOM code to read the names from a ...
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Hide ribbon button in site actions is grayed out in SharePoint 2013

In my SP2013 environment, when I visit my page as site collection admin, I want to see the page with the ribbon hidden. However when I click the site actions button, the hide ribbon button is grayed ...
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SP Org browser - allow users to change their manager

To start off with my knowledge of SP and 365 is barely at novice level so please type slowly. :) We want to use the SP standard org browser web part to show who is where in the company. However ...
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Not able to get user responses in SharePoint 2013 survey list

I am not able to get the user responded answers from the survey list. I am aware that survey questions and choices are stored in list field collections and answers are in list item collection. Please ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Federated Search + Open Search + Making refiners work

I have configured Federated Search in SharePoint 2013 with a result source using OpenSearch Protocol. This result source can be anything like bing, google, twitter etc. E.g. of approach - http://...
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Why does starting timer service sometimes start search service?

In my SP2010 environment app server, I have a scheduled task that restarts timer and search service using a batch file. net stop SPTimerV4 >> %logfilename_sp_fix% 2>&1 if ERRORLEVEL 0 ( ...
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How to play a video when hovering with the cursor using Promoted Links in sharepoint 2013

I am trying to create a meet the team page, where each colleague has a profile picture with their name and job title. When you click on the profile photo it brings you to their user page. I have ...
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Formatted count by topic

I have been searching for days and I have been unable to figure out if my wish is possible. I have a large list that contains an inventory of active items being utilized, with each item having an ...
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slider.js sharepoint 2010 configuration

I am using slider.js (followed this : http://summit7systems.com/a-simple-jquery-content-slider-for-sharepoint-200720102013-and-o365/). It all works fine, but if I wanted the slides to go from 0 1 2 3 ...
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People picker causes correlation ID when adidng audience to a navigation link

I am trying to add an audience (SP2010) to a link so that it only becomes visible to a certain audience. I can use the people picker and search for the audience fine when I add it and then submit I ...
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Refiners based on managed properties

I had a situation before where I could link meta data / site columns with managed properties to use is as a refiner in my search center. I created the search center subsite under the root site ...
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how can I localize sharepoint custom content type description after have been created

I have created some custom sharepoint content types in a sharepoint solution and I want to localize their names and descriptions. I added resources .resx files to the sharepoint "Resources" mapped ...
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List Schema, change the direction from LTR (default) to RTL Quick Edit

How can I change the view of Quick Edit from LTR to RTF. I tried using CSS. but it messes up the cells. The edit box are not appearing. Then I saw "List Schema" with Direction properties set to None. ...
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Moving file from one site collection to another

I'm trying to copy a content type template file from another site collection to the current one and place it in the hidden folder _cts/<contentType>. Let's say _cts/Email. It's working fine up ...
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WCF Authorization via SharePoint Security Model

Would like to implement authentication and authorization operations on non-SharePoint hosted cross-domain WCF service via SharePoint 2010 Security Model, which is Windows Authentication. So, a member ...
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Asset Library - videoplayerpage.aspx template currently in use edit and reload?

Template i.e ..\15\TEMPLATE\FEATURES\VideoAndRichMedia\videoplayerpage.aspx can this be edited and reflect/force the changes in asset libraries that already exist? Where are these template files ...
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Setting alternate CSS

I'm trying to set the $web.alternateCSSUrl property, but it doesn't seem to work. It's populating the "All Channels" box with the correct URL to the CSS, and I set it in the code, but I can only ...
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How to get the data from external SQL Server database in SharePoint 2013 site

What I want to do is retrieve the data from external SQL server database and bring it on the SharePoint 2013 site and show the graphs accordingly. So the data might be from different database tables. ...
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How do I open a document set via a Promote Link/Tile

Currently I have a link that the user clicks on and it opens a document set using the href described in this post. It works fine, but the problem now is I want to use a promoted link as my tool for ...
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Passing contact from Sharepoint (2007) to Infopath (2007) form

I want to automate the creation of a form that includes several fields that are passed from other Sharepoint lists. So far I've managed to accomplish the task through the use of promoted fields and a ...
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Query on how to manage large lists

I'm facing a dilemma on how to best use SharePoint 2013. I have a requirement of creating a solution that will be used around 600 users. Each user will create at least 1 task so each day there will be ...
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User does not exist error when copying user names in Quick Edit view

I have an excel file with the names of the users in Lastname, Firstname(Location) format. When creating a new item, I copy the name of the user and paste it the people picker field(Name with presence) ...
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How to get userId from _spPageContextInfo into SharePoint 2013 Rest Search api?

I want to use SharePoint 2013 rest api to get user data but using the search API. I realize I need to first find the user record from the people content type. The only information I have by default ...
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How to have SharePoint 2010 Audit Reports show pages accessed WITH the parameters?

I managed to get a custom report from SharePoint showing me the activity of a particular list however it's important that I see which pages are being viewed and that would need the inclusion of ID ...
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Enable versioning for all the lists under a site through site definition

I want to enable versioning for all the lists under a site through site definition xml. Note: Would not prefer powerhshell script.
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'Self Search / Put your profile to work for you' always empty

When I do a 'Self Search' in SharePoint 2013 the counters below 'Put your profile to work for you' are always 0. I used reflector to determine to logic behind this functionality and looks like the ...
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Hide Timeline using XML Code in share point Sandbox solution

How can I set ShowTimelineIfAvailable Property of Timeline in task list view using XML ? I want to hide time line from the task list view. I've Sandbox Solution with page provisioning. I'm creating ...
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Extranet member permissions options / group membership visibility

I've asked this already on the SharePoint community site, but no dice. I'm planning to use SP 2013 (in Office 365) to set up an extranet portal. We have a set of about 10 product platforms, which ...
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Options for moving large amount of documents to library

I am working on migrating documents from our RDBMS (Oracle) to a given SharePoint 2013 library (1 site collection, 1 content database). The total size of the documents to be migrated is over 400GB ...
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How to write an application page it do the function of OfficeExportPage and UnsecuredLayoutsPageBase

We deployed BI reports using performance point services to SharePoint BI site. When user try to Export to Excel, the page redirects to OfficeExportPage.aspx and ask for authentication for anonymous ...
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Sandbox solution getting error on on prem

Sandbox solution gives me error : Unhandled exception was thrown by the sandboxed code wrapper’s Execute method in the partial trust app domain: An unexpected error has occurred from below ...
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Configure BDC, SSP to access external data error

I have configured BDC and SSP to get access to external data, but get this error when trying to create External Content Type: Message from External System: 'Cannot logon with credentials from Secure ...
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Require SharePoint Multi-Edit Version Comments in MS Word

My SharePoint library is set up not to force checkout as we want to multi-edit documents. However, after a document is edited, we want to be able to enter a brief summary of why/what was changed. I ...
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How to remove workflow associations/subscriptions

Is there any method available in CSOM to delete workflow subscription from site. I tried with WorkflowDeploymentServiceDef.DeleteObject() and WorkflowDeploymentServiceDef.RemoveFromParentCollection() ...
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Open and Edit Excel file using Excel Access Web Part and Generate Charts in SP 2010

I want to open and edit the Excel file in SharePoint 2010 and I need to insert/generate the charts based on the information within the excel file. For this purpose, I tried Excel Web Access web part ...
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Uploading Video to video Library using SharePoint2013 Rest APIs

I am using SharePoint RestAPIs to upload video to Video Library using the following urls and the video is uploaded successfully: _api/web/lists/getbytitle('Video Library')/rootfolder/Files/add(url='...
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Powershell Query - Columns are missing While selecting Items from List

I am trying to get records from Office 365 SharePoint list using Powershell Script, through "Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.CamlQuery" query. It fetches all the items and the values. However, there are ...
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How to put onload events on SharePoint 2013 scriptlinks?

In my page layout, I want to load a javascript file and put a onload event on it like <script onload="console.log(this)" src="https://ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/1.11.1/jquery.min.js"> ...
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Unknown Host -Unable to locate the server named “Server1” .The server does not have DNS entry Error in SP 2013 SP1

I have installed SP 2013 SP1 on my development server and Central Admin was created successfully. But when I navigate to the Central Admin or any web application url[root site collection & other ...
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Could not find default endpoint element that references contract

First of all: I know, there are a lot of threads like this and be sure I READ THEM! But I constantly run into this error. An exception of type 'System.InvalidOperationException' occurred in System....
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Save list display form as pdf

I want to place button in list display form ribbon for saving the data as a .pdf. I googled a lot but I couldn't get any best approach to save list display form as pdf. Is it possible with client ...
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Restore the bread crumb navigation in SP 2013 using PowerShell

Is there a way to enable Restore the bread crumb navigation in SP 2013 using PowerShell? I saw multiple links, but didn't get any PS Script to do the same. var masterPage = this.Page.Master; var ...
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Thesaurus working, except for in People search

I recently added a thesaurus to our search app. It works great when searching Everything. However, it doesn't work when doing a People search. For example, one thesaurus entry is HR,Human Resources. ...