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How to logout user if idle

How do you logout a user from SharePoint if there is no user action or screen remains idle for long time, or is there a way to end user session and redirect him to login page?
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Site Assets - MP4 file

I loaded a MP4 file (around 5MB) to a site assets library. When I try to edit the properties I get this error: The URL is invalid. It may refer to a nonexistent file or folder, or refer to a ...
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Why is it taking longer and longer to deploy an InfoPath template with managed code?

I have InfoPath 2013 browser-enabled form templates with managed code that I'm deploying to SharePoint 2013 on-prem via Central Administration > Manage Form Templates. The more I make changes to the ...
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Can a Data Request Form be Routed to another SharePoint Site

I have a SharePoint site set-up, I have another site that is for the entire company. If someone is requesting data they will fill out a data request form from site A, is there a way to take site A's ...
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Is it possible to get all the tasks I assigned to other users in SharePoint 2013?

I know that Work Management Service allows aggregating all the tasks assigned to me in my user profile. But is there an out-of-the-box way to get all the tasks I created or modified for other users ...
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What effect would it make if the SSLv3 protocal is disabled in a SharePoint site?

I have come across a situation where I need to decide whether to disable the SSLV3 protocal in the SharePoint site. I have not come across any answers yet.
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Setting up sharepoint for access through internet

I have SP2013 set up in VMs on 1 server. I have 3 VMs: DC, SQL, SP (192.168.1.130) My internal domain is klab.com and but I bought a domain on godaddy called myname.com My static IP is 60.60.60.30 ...
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Problem with template.dotx metadata

I stumbled on a weird problem yesterday and I found why this occurs, but I am clueless on how to resolve that. First, in our SharePoint site, we have a list named «Categories» where we have different ...
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How do I get the email address from a username in SP display template?

I am using a CSWP to build a contact list that utilizes user presence. The CSWP would query a Contacts content type and pull back the following fields: 'Title', 'Contact Name' (People Picker), ...
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Call Javascript function only after Success?

I need to alter fields if 4 lists when a button is pressed. I've created a single CSOM (javascript) block code that I pass a parameter to. This being ID of item and the ListName. Then I call the ...
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structuring Javascript for sharepoint code

I have been reading many articles and going through many video tutorials, they explain almost all patterns from javascript (Module pattern, Prototype pattern, Revealing Module pattern and etc) with ...
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user profile services set as running, but manual synch won't start

After years of good performance the UPS stopped performing. The services are listed as running but starting a manual sync has got no effects. Even the night sync apparently does not perform, although ...
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(Restore-SPFarm) Search Service backup: Error occurred while processing the log

I want to backup/restore the Search service application from a test farm to a production farm. I performed the classic backup of the service application from Powershell: Backup-SPFarm -Directory ...
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Changing to Fields with using SystemUpdate()

I'm trying to update some fields on SPListItem but i want to prevent Modified Date/ModifiedBy fields also don't want new version. So SystemUpdate(false) is used for my case but it can not prevent that ...
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access_denied error in 3-legged oauth flow for sharepoint app

I have installed the app(tenant level) from Sharepoint store and the app gets installed successfully for every one in the organization. While doing 3-legged authorization flow, after executing ...
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SharePoint Search - new content source isn't displaying file titles in search results

I recently added a new file share to the content sources. I'm able to search for these new files successfully. However, for some reason, this new content source's files don't have titles displayed ...
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Attempted to make calls on more than one thread in single threaded mode. (RPC_E_ATTEMPTED_MULTITHREAD) SharePoint 2013

Experiencing problem above after two web parts on the same aspx page deploy. Both parts use this code: using (var portal = new SPSite(SPContext.Current.Site.Url)) { using ...
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Changing from Metadata to Folders - files not appearing in library

I've been requested to remove the Metadata that was configured for a meeting site's document library. It was structured around Year and Month metadata tags. There was a big issue with being unable ...
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How best to optimize large filing system in SharePoint 2013

I'm responsible for a large site collection which functions as an electronic filing system. After 1.5 years of use, the content database is now at 750+ GB (and growing), so I'm concerned about ...
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massive delays in alerts reception, is the problem in SP or Exchange?

on a pool of 50 people some people receive the alert after 8 minutes, others after one hour. It wasn't like that some months ago, but the timing gets worse. The alerts are set on an announcement list ...
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Displaying list items in my site

I have a need to display content from a list in another site collection on every users My Site page - About Me (/person.aspx). The list is essentially responsibilities for users. So the list needs ...
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Wrapping the global nav bar causes it to overlap page content - SP 2013

I have customized the global nav menu in SP 2013 using css in the master page and I have it wrapping when it exceeds the page width. Everything is working fine except now the nav menu is overlapping ...
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Filters in the View of My list having no effect

I'm stuck, it seems no matter which filter I apply to my view, the the filter doesn't work. I try various filters like: or: The list always shows all items. It's as if no matter what filters I ...
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How to change sharepoint 2013 left-to-right orientation to right-to-left

Quick Question: How to change the SharePoint 2013 orientation from left-to-right to right-to-left ? I'll still be using English as Default language!! Thanks, Pandiarajan
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Trying to add an AD group to an alert

I am trying to add an existing AD group to an alert for a list, however, it does not appear in the dropdown. When I add the email directly i get a "Sorry, you are not allowed to share this with ...
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How to show calendar entries for next day on a list including recurring events?

How do I get "tomorrow's events on a list from a calendar" Using Date offset in CAML query? From my efforts I get all the recurring events only but I do not get the "next day's" events. The goal is ...
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Docsethomepage.aspx - File Not Found

I migrate a site collection from version 2010 to the 2013. I have a list with a custom content type. (document set). When I try to open a document with the url ...
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Users Cannot Open Document In folder to edit

I have a Site with a Document Library with a User with Full Control. We are running in https mode. The users cannot open the Spread Sheet for editing, though I can. The site is also asking her to log ...
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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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How to get the Created By and Current Logged In user in itemcheckedin event receiver

I need to get the Created By and Current Logged-In user in my ItemCheckedIn event receiver. Is there any way I can access values.
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Debug EventReceiver on multi Server Farm environment using Visual Studio

I am having a multi server environment having 2 WFEs & one SQL Server DB box.I have installed office developer tools for VS 2012 .But I am unable to debug my item added event receiver like my ...
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How to show comment in Task List View?

I have a document library (lib). There is an approval workflow (WF) on it. Whenever a new document is added, the WF will start. In the workflow, before a task is assigned, I set values for the task ...
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The web server at http://srvr1" does not appear to have MS SP Foundation installed Error when opening the site collection in SP Designer

I have taken a site collection's content db back up from one development server and restored it in another development server and mounted on a new web application and site collection.But when I try to ...
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how to install “Microsoft Office Developer Tools for Visual Studio 2012” without “Web Platform Installer”?

I have visual studio 2012 ultimate for practice , now I want to do SharePoint 2013 development through that. Generally I should download "Microsoft Office Developer Tools for Visual Studio 2012" ...
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PowerPivot for SharePoint 2013 experience

Does anybody have practical experience with PowerPivot for SharePoint (especially SharePoint 2013) to implement a self-service BI scenario in an on premise environment? Some questions that I’m ...
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Using CSR to change row color - how do I keep the view style shaded view?

Using CSR to change row color - how do I keep the view style shaded view ? It seems the CSR in a CEWP only works if I keep the view style on default. How do I keep the code working but have the ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Content Search Web Part Picture URL

I have a Sharepoint site and a subsite attached as blog on an Enterprise Sharepoint. I want to display the latest posts from this blog on the main page of the Sharepoint site. Therefor I make use of a ...
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Moving Sharepoint 2013 Install to New Server

Not great with SharePoint and am seeking some advice on moving a 2013 install to another server/farm. We currently have an install of SP 2013 on a 2008 R2 box which is both the web and SQL server for ...
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Identify where a taxonomy term is being used

Is there a way to identify where a particular piece of metadata in the term store is being used on a particular site and in how many instances it is used. So the user has a need to identify whether a ...
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I want to create new server farm in SharePoint 2013 it give validation error?

I have one SharePoint farm which is not working and now I run product configuration and want to create new server farm it give blow error see image: can anyone tell me how to resolve it
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SharePoint Server 2013 Search Host Controller error 1067

I can not start SharePoint Search Host Controller, I added the domain account in local administrator group and I restarted the server but still I can not start this service some of the fox told to ...
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How to get the workflow task title in a calculated field in workflow tasks list?

I want to get the task title in a calcualted field to form a URL to custom approval page. Basically I tried =CONCATENATE("<a href=http://****/SitePages/ApprovalPage.aspx?WFTitle=",[Request ...
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What is the html /css syntax - code to change a row color using calculated columns?

I've seen examples ( same ones but in different places ) mostly using tasks as a basis and I've seen examples that only change the cell color background. But how do you change the row color if a ...
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Permissions For Site Contents Sprocket

I have a SharePoint (2013) group set to "Read" permission at the site level, so now those folks are missing the sprocket to access site contents. I would like for users to be able to access site ...
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How to start SharePoint Workflow programmatically using CSOM

I am trying to start share-point workflow using CSOM(Client side object model) by following means of code. But i got the following error from the line mark in comment. Please help me to figure out ...
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How to rollback RBS and what happens to existing data

Let's say I am using Remote Blog Storage (RBS) in one of my content database and decide not to use anymore. How can I roll back RBS? What will happen to my data and how can I migrate it out of RBS? ...
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Download SharePoint folder using Python

I am using requests library in python to get pages from SharePoint 2010 and it's working fine, now I need to walk through a SharePoint directory and download all files from there to my local machine. ...
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Passing the Sharepoint Logged in user credentials to a REST API Call

I am having issues passing the current logged in user's credentials in to a REST API call. Here is the scenario: I have a SP 2010 hosted site that has a web part that makes a REST API call to ...
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Can't edit Excel documents in SharePoint 2010 using the webapp - but it is fine using the Excel Client Application

I have a SharePoint site where I can edit excel documents using both the SharePoint web app and the excel application installed on my PC. However, in a new site, I can edit the same excel files using ...
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Best Approach for Hide the ribbon from anonymous users/

I need to hide the ribbon from anonymous users, but I want them to see the other part of the website as normal, just without ribbon. I researched this topic and found a lot of examples like ...