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properties.Feature.Parent as SPSite VS SPContext.Current.Site

What is the difference between below way of getting the reference of SPSite object in FeatureActivated() of sharepoint? 1. public override void FeatureActivated(SPFeatureReceiverProperties ...
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sharePoint 2013 - IE10 detects extra body tag

I am seeing the following messsage in the console window for IE10... Extra "<body>" tag found. Only one "<body>" tag should exist per document. But when I open my master template I ...
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Enabled the anonymous access for entire site collection but getting access denied on list /libraries

I am using a Team Site template with Publishing feature Enabled. When user is trying to access the homepage, it is working as expected. But when they trying to access any List / Libraries they simply ...
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Difference between BCS and BDC

I am confused between BCS and BDC, What I have got is: BDC exist only on SharePoint 2007,and it's the responsible for external connection , But in SharePoint 2010 and 2013 , BDC no more exist and its ...
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SharePoint Online Questions

I have SharePoint Online, If somebody can help to answer it. Can we make SharePoint Online as public facing website ? SharePoint Online can supports multilingual website ? Can we make site ...
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No master page in sharepoint 2013 application page

I have an application page and I don't want master page. Is it possible in SharePoint 2013?
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Adding groups to sharepoint site using powershell

Hi I have added 4 groups to site collection 'A' using the powershell script below. How can I add the same groups in a site under the site collection 'A' `$web=Get-SPWeb ...
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SharePoint Content DB

In SharePoint 2010 and 2013 when does the content DB get created? Is it after you create web application or is it after you create site collection? In SP2013, since each site collection can have its ...
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Export SP Designer 2013 Master Pages locally for editing in any software

I'm trying to edit a Master Page's code and associated CSS. The HTML and CSS in SP Designer 2013 does not resemble the in-browser markup shown in something like FireBug or Chrome's View Element. ...
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Insert menu options greyed out in sharepoint desinger 2013

I'm creating a sitepage in designer and need to add a webpart using the existing custom list. But, I'm not able to get any options such as "Data View" in the insert tab. Its seems to be greyed out. I ...
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How to activate feature,add master page/site pages etc automatically when we create a site?

What are the best ways to activate feature,add master page/site pages etc automatically when we create a site? Apart from feature stapling, do we have any other ways to achieve it
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Chrome doesn't load images in user profile service: 401 (Unauthorized)

I've setup a SharePoint 2013 farm that has two web applications, one for the main site collections for the business (intranet), and another that holds the user profile service (intranetpersonal). ...
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Upload Site Template (.stp) as Farm solution using powershell

I have custom site template file which i got from the SP2007 site as .stp file.. CustomTemplate.stp What i need to do is Deploy this site template to SharePoint 2010 Farm.. I know i can do it from ...
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Power shell script to copy the files and folders with in 2 specific dates

I have a powershell script which will move the files and folders from 2 different site collections which is working perfectly. Now if the user has added some more files on 09/25/2013 on first site ...
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Contiouse Crawl and Incremental crawl, both require adding a schedule. So what are the differences

I am setting my search service in 2013. I have noticed that when I select "Enable Continuous Crawl" & "Enable Incremental Crawl"; both are asking to specify the Schedule for the crawl! What are ...
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How to get the list item column values based on the html drop down and display in the alert box using Javascript?

I have a html dropdown list(team name) which contains three values A,B,C I have a sharepoint 2010 List A which contains Team name and Email. List A Teamname Email A A@test.com B ...
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Capacity planning for intranet portal of a large size global enterprise - SharePoint 2010

If a very large size farm wants to implement intranet portal which is having 20K user in each region e.g. North America, South America, Europe, Asia pacific region. What can be feasible plan for ...
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Can we add Folder content type to Document set?

we want to next Folders in Document Sets. Is this possible?
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Should my SharePoint central administration site have the same port number as the other SharePoint web applications

I have defined during SharePoint installation that the port for the central administration site is 5555, and when I create a new web application I define the port number to be 2013. But now the ...
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what we shall use in sharepoint now Ajax or jQuery

I need to add message boxes and other components every now and then. I can use jquery plugin or ajax so I was wondering which one is the best to use in this type of scenario. I see in Sharepoint ...
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Deploying a SharePoint 2013 on a live environment

I am currently working on developing a SharePoint 2013 application on my development environment; but I have the following questions on how I will be deploying my work on the live environment or on ...
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How to change site from Team Site to Publishing Site?

I am developing a website that needs branding. It will have my own logo, color scheme, menu, images e.t.c. As far as I have understood, to make such a website, I need to create the site as "Publishing ...
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Setting my production and staging environment for sharePoint 2013

I am setting up my staging and production environment for SharePoint 2013. On the staging environment I am planning to install the following:- -Microsoft Visual studio 2012. -Microsoft Team ...
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OOB Search core result webpart

This might be very simple, but since I am new to Sharepoint, I could not find enough information that helped me to understand how to implement OOB Search core result webpart. What I understand is, ...
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customizing MasterPage and removing Placeholder

I would like to remove PlaceHolderPageDescription. But I get error something like PlaceHolderPageDescription couldn't be found. Why sometimes you cann't remove a placeholder from a MasterPage? is it ...
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Error while creating Event Receiver

This is Sample of my Code SPList list = new SPSite(siteURL).OpenWeb().Lists[listName]; SPEventReceiverDefinitionCollection eventReceivers = list.EventReceivers; SPEventReceiverDefinition ...
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SharePoint installation on personal computer (licensing, virtualization & non-domain queries)

I want to setup a sharepoint development environment on my home pc. I have some questions: Which one is better: using vmware or installing windows server 2008 on other partition? For sharepoint 2010 ...
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How to: Create an Event Handler Feature

I was testing the code provided in below MSDN Link: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms453149.aspx But I got compile time error as "Error1Error occurred in deployment step 'Retract Solution': ...
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New SharePoint Install best practices

I have scoured the internet but can't find a precise answer to what I'm looking for and wondered if anyone could help. I have been testing SharePoint 2010 on a stand alone server. Never used it ...
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Get Files from document library with LINQ

Hi I'm trying to get file from a documentLibray with LINQ Query. I've been trying with this code but I get nothing! var allegatiCollegati = (from SPFile attach in web.Lists.["Allegati"].items ...
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Rendering IMAGES (attached to announcement list) in my custom web part?

Please bear with me as I am brand new to the whole sharepoint world. I want to be able to display images that have been attached to OOTB announcement list in a custom visual web part I am trying to ...
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Lookupfields not showing up in customlist sharepoint 2010

I have a custom list on dev-int environment, now I saved it as a template and moved it over to the dev-vm environment and created a list (Listl1) based on the template. Now this list consists of few ...
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How do I add check boxes to my columns in my list view?

In the image below I would like the columns that say yes to be check boxes instead of text. The columns are set up as Yes/No column type. Is this possible?
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Office 365 Development using Visual Studio

Do we have to install SharePoint locally for Office365 development using Visual Studio 2012? or, I just need an Office365 account? Is there an online tutorial for this?
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Event handler triggered multiple times in close succession on doc lib causing issues

I'm using an ItemUpdating event with a Document Library to run a Task generation procedure. After stepping through, it's causing issues when I check out the document which I'm forced to do after ...
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Date column for Date of Birth

I have a date & time field that I am using to capture users 'date of birth' but the control on the edit form is not geared towards going back 30 years. The user is forced to click the arrows ...
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My sites not creating site collections

Steps 1) Created a web application https://site. 2) Configured user profile ,search and metadata. 3) Created a Team site collection at the root i.e.https://site 4) Create a Explicit path at 'my' ...
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Documents are being displayed with a title equivalent to first words in document in search results. How can I change this to use the file name?

My search results in my enterprise search aren't displaying the file name or title property. Instead, they're showing the first words of the actual document content as the title. For example, we ...
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Removing link from quick launch bar

I have a link in the quick launch bar that is obsolete, how do I remove it? The page had 3 owners before. I didn't do it nor do I understand how they did it.
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Add web part zone in custom page layout

I am creating a custom page layout using SharePoint Designer. I want to add the search box to this page layout in one of my div. How can I achieve this?
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Get active view of sharepoint list by JSOM

How can I get the current view (the selected view) ID of a sharepoint list by using Javascript Object Model?
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Release Client Side Lock by Javascript

I am having problems with the Client Side lock events of SharePoint 2013. When an user edits the document and closes it. The Client Side lock of SharePoint is working on that document. Is it possible ...
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Get the current view name

In javascript, i need to know the current view. I found this post but in 2010 it doesn't work: How to get the current custom view name of my SharePoint List When i do context.view, it's undefined. ...
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SharePoint - Hide Irrelevant Users from Search

I have a SharePoint site - is there an easy way to hide specific users from being searched and/or logging in? For instance, I have two domain accounts (DOMAIN\William and DOMAIN\William.Yeack) one ...
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Getting user email from full name

I want to get email of users who are uploading documents in a library. You know there is a field called "Created By" which contain full name, so I want to read that name and then find that user's ...
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Linq to SharePoint 2013

Is it recommended to use Linq to SharePoint while developing projects for SharePoint 2013? or this became an old trend?
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How to use SharePoint 2013 REST service to retrieve data from lookup field

I have two lists: 'Company' and 'Customer'. In 'Customer', I have an auto look up field called 'parent'. Then I tried to use Rest to retrieve data from customer like this: ...
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SharePoint 2013 REST display Rich Text field not working?

I am using SharePoint 2013 I want to display list data with REST and Angular js my rich text field does not show properly how can I solve it. I have added a content editor web part My code is: ...
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What does COB stands for when a custom tab is defined for Sharepoint ribbon

UPDATE : Sorry for asking such a silly question While creating custom tab in sharepoint Ribbon we use ID="COB.SharePoint.Ribbon.CustomTab" in XML. Please tell me the what does COB stands in ...
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Update people or group field of sharepoint list C# code

I have a console app, it updates people or group field of sharepoint list. If the item["Approver"] value is a user value this app works fine. If the item["Approver"] value is a sharepoint group this ...