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Sending out email through workflow using multiple checkboxes via a checkbox for each item that looks for the value “yes”

I have a list of a dozen users on a form where a client decides via checkbox on who to send the (same) email to. At the moment I have the workflow check each item per line if the value is yes to send ...
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Connection Between SharePoint Online Project Site and Project Pro 2013

My organization runs SharePoint Online for internal use. We have a project site setup using the default template with no customization beyond the default template. One of our departments wanted more ...
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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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Get contents from one sharepoint list to another sharepoint list ,the source list has sinlge line text,multiline text (rich html),date columns

I'm having a SharePoint list with 300 items, now just want the same list with same content (list template is not working). So I decided to recreate the list. How to migrate the list items? Which is ...
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Need to restart SharePoint Database Server, What to do?

I am planning to restart SharePoint Database server. Can anybody suggest what action I should take before and after restarting SharePoint Database server? Thanks,
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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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Can I search by Content Type without modifying a webpart

I have a document named grades.xls with a content type of school. When someone types in school to the search bar this document does not appear even though the document has a content type of school.. ...
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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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Disable/enable the Distributed cache service

After experiencing a enormous slow Sharepoint installation with a minimum of active users I decided to stop the Distributed cache service. This turned SP in a fast and smooth application. This ...
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Deletion of version of a Document when Version Label is known using powershell script

Is it possible that I can delete versions of a particular document when I have a pool of minor Versions available? NB: I do not want to iterate through all the item versions, but just access through ...
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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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TroubleShooting Error 401 Unauthorised

Have been tasked to connect with a SharePoint site hosted by another company...when asked about theitr authorisation this is the response I got.. The authentication is annoying to work with in ...
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Display Sharepoint Promoted Links in rows and columns based on webpart title

I had few sharepoint promoted lists and I am displaying all the promoted lists in one webpart,All the promoted lists are having 2-3 promoted links. But one of the promoted list is holding 5-6 ...
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sharepoint online How to handle onClickListeners, eventListeners?

I'm a newbie to Sharepoint online. I have done Migration project from Sharepoint 2007 to Sharepoint online (O365). Now comes the enhancements to the new site in sharepoint online. I'm searching ...
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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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I need to POST xml list to an external website with receiving API

Is there a way to use a POST to directly send a list from sharepoint to an external website with API set up to grab xml files? This is my first time using sharepoint and we need to send a list on a ...
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Problem accessing REST API

I have a SharePoint where I can do (CRUD) operations in the browser on a particular folder. I am trying to get all the folders using C# code // Test code try { ...
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Publish a page on pages list using Workflow on SP2013 Online

The Workflow has the option to check in a file, but I can't see the option to publish it. It is a site Workflow. I have use the POST method with the type:SP.Data.PagesItem like in the post on the ...
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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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CAML query filter with period (.) not working

I am using SPQuery object and SharePoint list item having period inside its title field value. I tried many ways but no luck. Is it correct that CAML query filter not works with Period? OR I made any ...
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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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SP2013 - Problem with WorkFlows and InfoPath forms

There is a SharePoint Server 2013 of a client of our that just cannot create infoPath forms for the Collect Data workflow action anymore. The error message is extremely vague and I could not find ...
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Search display template

In a previous Sharepoint set-up a created a sub site /search and copied my custom display template in the folder: /_catalogs/masterpage/Display%20Templates/Search The folder contains HTML and ...
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Username difference between site collections

In the root site collection of my SharePoint web application I see the username as first name - last name, but in other site collections the username is displayed as DOMAIN\USERID. How can I change ...
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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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SharePoint 2013 Ribbon Missing Troubleshoot?

We applied client's customized master page, then the ribbon is missing some icon. Not sure if it's resolution issue, how should I troubleshoot it?
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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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Same solution displays different links on different servers

I created a farm solution. One of the webparts retrieves data from internal rootsite. <script src="/Style%20Library/Scripts/jquery.min.js" type="text/javascript"></script> In the test ...
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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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SharePoint 2010 - Mysite - Add Colleague - ADFS Authentication Trusted Provider - Permissions

Bit of a strange issue here, which I just can't seem to solve. I'll start by explaining the environment: Environment SharePoint 2010 Enterprise, Build Number 14.0.7113.5000 Windows Server 2008 R2 ...
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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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How do I remove the navigation arrow for tiles when used in a AppPart

I am using promoted links within a page. I have 4 tiles within the promoted links. I can clearly see all 4 tiles on the page. However, a left and right navigation arrow display I assume to allow ...
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Showing Ribbon Tabs after changing display in CSS

I'm the main administrator for my employer's SharePoint 2013 site, and recently I've run into a problem that I'm unable to correct. At the request of one of the administrators to prevent people from ...
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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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How to update a Column by clicking a record value from the list

I have a list with columns Name, Vote, Approve and Reject and so on. For user only Four columns is been showcased. Now If I click Approve in the list it has to update a Comments column as "NIL". How ...