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SharePoint 2013 blog site - Blog preview with read more link

How do I setup the home page of a blog site so it previews a certain amount of the content and adds a read more link when the limit is reached? I know this could be done in 2010 with XSLT, but this is ...
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Can you get information for a data view web part to show presence bubble using SOAP connection?

I am trying to set up a data view web part to show information from a list on a different site collection in the same web application. The information I need to get includes people with their presence ...
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How can I trace log and monitor the SharePoint search queries?

Using SharePoint 2013, I like to trace and log the queries that the SharePoint query engine is running. Essentially, I am looking for something similar SQL Profiler for SharePoint search. I am ...
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move documents within same library

I have shaepoint opi, my strucrure of documents in folders needs to be changed. Right now I have one big folder (A) with few smaller folders (B,C,D) which contain documents with different acceses. I ...
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Term Store Creation - SharePoint 2010

What is the correct way to create a term store for taxonomy planning for a medium size company? Is it import from excel file or creation through website? Again this is for a medium size company?
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Workflow approval on document modification, but not on document upload

I need to setup a workflow for approval on a document library in SharePoint 2010. I figured out how to setup approval for everything, including uploading documents, but I don't want that. I want ...
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Populate a Contacts List from a people picker through custom webpart (SP2010)

So this is the goal, for a user to add people to the OOB Contacts List Template through a people picker. Has anyone done this or have any suggestions on how to accomplish this task? InfoPath is not an ...
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“Read permission” level will not allow users to see the metadata navigation tree

I have a main publishing site and 5 sub sites, and I define a metadata navigation tree as shown below. But all the users that have the “Read permission” level will not be able to see this tree as ...
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Custom Search In SharePoint 2010

Above image is my .net Search page. Here I have used SQL Server Database for fetching result. I want to convert my .net site to SharePoint 2010 Site and Using custom database I want to display ...
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How to cache ribbon icons in SharePoint 2010

Whenever I access the admin version of my SharePoint site and want to expand my site actions dropdown menu, it always takes a couple seconds for the icons to finally load and then appear. Is there ...
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In App Settings for Admins of SharePoint 2013 App

I am working on a SharePoint 2013 app that I wish to deploy in the Market Place. Is it possible to have an admin section of the app to allow the Site Administrators to add custom content ...
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How I can edit my enterprise wiki custom page layout template to include MetadataNavTree.ascx control

I have define a metadata navigation based on term store, but the navigation tree show up for one time only and then it disappear. and this seems to be a common problem when defining metadata ...
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Migration from Moss 2007 to SharePoint 2013

We have an application on Moss 2007 where good amount of customizations are present. Directly we cannot migrate to 2013. what will be best approach for this? What all 3rd party tools are able to ...
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What is the use of base.xml file of sharepoint 2013?

What is the purpose of BASE.xml file located at C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\Web Server Extensions\15\TEMPLATE\XML\BASE.xml
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Choice between NTLM or Kerberos

For an SharePoint 2010 intranet application how to decide which authentication type Kerberos or NTLM is suitable ? In few cases Kerberos is mandatory but in NTLM is also suitable in few other cases. ...
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Synchronized InfoPath Attachment With Document Library

I have an InfoPath 2010 form with a Document attachment. if any user upload infopath form with attachment, than attachment must be added in document library, if any user modify or delete any ...
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User profile pictures not showing up in one site collection

We have 3 site collections and we think we have an issue with one regarding the user profile pictures. In that site collection, the user profile pictures do not show up in the lists. We do the same to ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Suddenly Going Slow

I currently have a test SharePoint 2013 install setup on a VM, the specs of the VM are very modest (8GB RAM, Dual Core Xeon, linked to SQL 2012 on another server) and it has been working fine as far ...
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Custom List Form works fine in Infopath but gets stuck when deployed

I have a custom list form for whenever I add a new item to a custom list. This form connects to an external sharepoint list that has 3000 records. When you type a client ID it will connect to the ...
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SharePoint 2007 Out of the Box Doc Lib Alert/Comment section Problem

I have ran into the following problem and am completely stumped. When I upload a document (this case excel file) to an OOTB SharePoint doc lib there is the option to add a comment. The problem is, ...
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Which installation option I should use for SQL server 2008 to work with SharePoint 2013

I want to prepare a development environment for SharePoint 2013, so I want to know which SQL server option I should use from the SQL server 2008 installation center , the available options are:- 1.New ...
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Syncing Exchange calendar with SharePoint calendar

I have a meeting calendar in Exchange which some users use in their Outlook. I want to sync this calendar in Sharepoint (which again can be used by multiple users) so that any change made in ...
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Editing Appearance of Lookup Field in SP Workflow Email

I have a workflow that sends an email when a new item is added to a list. The email includes the creator of the new item, which uses a lookup value. CurrentItem-CreatedBy-String = [%Current ...
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SP2013 movies won't play in MAC Safari

I am running a SP2013 dev environment on Azure. Everything is working fine apart from not being able to play back videos in Safari for OSX. Scenario: 1/ Upload movie (MP4) into assets library by ...
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Hide Ribbon tabs on SharePoint list forms

I am trying to hide all ribbon tabs in my SharePoint site(check the below image). I am using delegate control with following piece of code. The code hides ribbon tabs on all the site pages, but not ...
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Added a free app from SharePoint Store and don't know how to remove it

I have followed this msdn link, but it's not what I'm looking for. http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/fp161233.aspx I downloaded an app from the SharePoint Store and now I want to remove this ...
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Can't edit site page without loosing all content

I have a major issue with my landing page. Everytime I try to edit the page, I loose all the content, everything gets wiped out once I hit save and I've had to redo this page about 6 times now. I ...
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SharePoint 2013 - “Package failed” error while creating the web parts in vs 2010

I am using SharePoint 2013 server and vs 2010. My SharePoint server present in different server and vs 2010 is another PC. I have created test web part using vs 2010 and build successfully. When I ...
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Disable Anonymous Authentication results in Access denied/401 on root site

I disabled the anonymous access in IIS 8 / Authentication hosting SharePoint 2013. Now when I browse to http://sharepoint13/ I get a "This page has not been shared with you". When I browse to ...
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Document Information Panel (Infopath 2007 .xsn) crashes Word 2010 when creating an instance of the content type, any idea why?

My problem seems to be that whenever I create an instance of a document content type it seems to crash Word 2010, I've tested it on another PC with Word 2007 installed and it opens the document just ...
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HP Scanjet Enterprise 8500 fn1 fails when sending scanned document to sharepoint 2010

Please does any one knows why HP Scanjet Enterprise 8500 fn1 scanner fails when sending multiple scanned pages in pdf format like 25pages to SharePoint 2010 but when sending scan pages that is about ...
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Bad cursor position in SharePoint 2013 Note Board (FireFox)

I'm trying to post a note in SharePoint 2013 Note Board (using FireFox 19 version), the mouse cursor goes out of the text input area. Screenshot: http://www.rodyk.lt/images/2013/04/10/cursordSbh3.png ...
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SharePoint 2013 Document Management

Does SharePoint 2013 have an OOTB function that removes documents from a specific library based on the time those documents have been stored in this library? Like if i have a document library, this ...
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SharePoint, LINQ & Reporting Services Tools

I'm new to SP and SSRS, so I want to check if my thoughts are correct. Report Builder and BIDS suck on data retrieval so I have to go deeper using code. Is it possible to write some code in C# using ...
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Error Rendering Control: Object reference not set to an instance of an object

I am exploring on trying to create a custom webpart and I am encountering this error: In my source, I have a table in which a cell will contain SharePoint:DateTimeControl. However it will ...
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Webservice consuming SP WebService - Authentication

Our SharePoint site is not accessible from outside. So I am working on a WebService (not hosted in SP) that will consume SP WebService (ListData Wcf). It's a kind of wrapper. Anonymous access are not ...
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how to access and upload big data to External storage via Sharepoint 2013

We are in media agency and have Terabytes of data in storage but don't know how to manage it and access quickly and how to upload new data systematically, We have sharepoint 2013 standard installed ...
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“Actions” menu hidden in Report Viewer web part?

The Actions menu which allows for export to excel, pdf and other functions is hidden in all of my report viewer web parts. I did try to browse to the web part galleries to see if I can set it up ...
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SharePoint 2010 Updates, do I need to run all?

So the SharePoint 2010 we are currently working with is version 14.0.6029.1000 which is the June 2011 Update from here -> http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/sharepoint/ff800847.aspx. I need to update ...
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Wrong skilltype in listbox

On page_load, in listBoxDatabase it shows both Programming skills and Database skill, i just want it to provide the "Database" skill. This is my table in SQL: This is my method that provides it ...
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SPWebConfigModification and the SPContentService collection

I have created a class that parses an xml file and then adds the appropriate modifications to the web.config in my SharePoint 2010 web applications. When a feature is activated the proper mods are ...
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Sorting Attachments Field in Sharepoint 2010 List

I have a custom SP list with Attachments fields and number of other fields in the List. After user upload many attachments in different stage user are facing difficulty of finding the latest file ...
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SharePoint 2010 Add new item link disappears with broken inheritance

Hello Stackexchange SharePoint masters :) I've been a long time reader of this marvelous source of information but at long last I could not find a solution to a problem I encountered so I figured it ...
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Ribbon Custom action for creating new page

I would like to create a new Ribbon Custom action for creating new page, because I want to have more control on creating new page. I have created a SharePoint hosted app and added new ribbon custom ...
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SharePoint 2010 SEO meta description

When I try to amend my page layouts to accept a new SEO meta description site column (as per this post, for example: ...
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Get Task items from User Profile?

How are the tasks stored in the User Profile (MySite)? Getting items (tasks) from a standard list in SharePoint is no problem. But the tasks created in the User Profile site of a user seem to be ...
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AllItems.aspx in Shared Documents folder not showing all items until “Next Page”, “Previous Page”, “Next Page” is pressed

We have several folders in our Shared Documents library that have over 100 documents. When initially opening these folders, the library shows that are less than 60 documents in the folder. In order to ...
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Managed metadata Group not visible in sharepoint 2013

I have created managed metadata Group named "MyGroup" in term store (Managed Metadata Service) programmatically under FeatureActivated method in SharePoint 2013 as below: public override void ...
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Change month in SharePoint MonthlyCalendarView control

How to change month in SharePoint MonthlyCalendarView Control? It seems, there is no way to change month in calendar or change view of calendar.
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Filter Calendar view by Title in SharePoint 2010

i want to filter calendar view using title field. Is it possible to filter calendar view without make changes in modify view ?