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Which version of Sharepoint is best for collaborating with clients?

We are looking to allow our member firms who are not part of our internal company but are our clients with different email domains to connect to our SharePoint and collaborate on documents with each ...
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How to get json data from REST api SharePoint 2013

How to get json data from REST api in SharePoint 2013 list? Regards,
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Updating SharePoint item using REST API from outside of SharePoint

I need to update (CRUD) SharePoint list items from a stand alone application outside of SharePoint. This application can only use JavaScript to call SP. Deploying it as an app on SharePoint won't be ...
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Is it possibly to apply CSS based on user?

Is it possible to apply CSS according to the type of user and/or his permissions? (e.g., admin, regular users, etc...) For example, I'd like to hide the #s4-ribbonrow for regular users since they ...
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How to use Happy Hour in List View Threshold

I have heard of list view threshold as something good to be kept and it really saves the server. But I am not sure about how to use the concept named Happy Hour.
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Where do i locate ULS Logs for Sharepoint 2013 Farm

I have Medium Size farm with 2 App Server 3 wfe 3 workflow and 1 sql server. 2 app server host central admin, 3 wfe host 5 web applications. I recently encountered error and correlation ID was ...
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Remember user selection and redirect

We are planing to add a policy page as first page in SharePoint site. Its a simple page with only text about company policy and a continue or exit button. We would like to track which users have hit ...
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Powershell to install Farm solutions (wsp) [duplicate]

we are trying to deploy farm solution wsp file on the SharePoint server via PowerShell. The wsp is a webpart. I got this script by browsing forums... Foll. is our code:- $oUrl="http://mysite:9999/" ...
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How to export speific rows of a list to excel (using OOTB)

I need to create a list with "Export" as a column. (Export column should be a hyperlink field). Once user clicks on "Export" field value, then that specific row data should get exported to excel 2010. ...
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Sharepoint 2010 CSS - Quick Way to Clear all old template styles?

I am a web developer who doesn't typically work with SharePoint but I was asked to style up an existing site that uses one of the default v4 templates (blue/light blue). I have been changing over the ...
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View custom field property value using JavaScript

I'm using SharePoint 2010. Need to retrieve the Custom field property values using a JavaScript. [Trying to do this during item click in the SharePoint list item view. I call the JavaScript on the ...
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Should “BI Center Site” be used for any areas that will include a mixture of data content

We have a SP farm set up and it is in it's infancy. Our department is BI. There are 10 products within our company, each with different management and BI needs, therefore we'd like to create a site ...
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Can I install SharePoint SP2 without installing SP1 in Sharepoint 2010

I have SharePoint Server 2010 (Standard edition). However I do not have any SP1 installed in the server. But now I want to use service pack 2 and cumulative updates. So my question is : Can I ...
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Determine if a SharePoint 2010 Site Has Any Custom Solutions

I am attempting to make a copy of a SharePoint 2010 web application and I can get it to the point where I have imported the content from the source site. At this point I hit the login page and that ...
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SP2007: Download document after form submittal?

I have a request from a client to see if the following can be done. The catch though, is we CANNOT develop any custom webparts nor use sharepoint designer. We can only use & modify "out of the ...
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Workflow Manager Configuration Wizard blocked ports

I am running the Workflow Manager Configuration Wizard for Sharepoint 2013 workflows, but I am getting the flowing errors, I can't find anything on Google so I am hoping that someone here knows what ...
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Add file watermark as it's uploaded

I've been trying to add a watermark to files as they are uploaded to SharePoint. I tried using several events: ItemAdding, ItemUpdating, ItemCheckedIn. In ItemUpdating and ItemCheckedIn the file is ...
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Customizing the Email text sent to users on granting permssions to various sites?

Where and what exactly should I be looking at editing to change the subject. body and other text of the default email that is sent by sharepoint notifying the user that he or she has been granted ...
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Update Feature automatically

I have developed an update for a SharePoint 2010 solution. This update defines some upgrades for some of the included features (the upgrade are managed via the new FeatureUpgraded receiver event). I ...
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Hiding breadcrumb in Sharepoint 2010 site pages

We have site pages stored in the document library. Is there a way to hide the breadcrumb which appears in the page (outofbox) site->document library->page name?
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Configuring Alternate Access Mapping

My development environment is SharePoint 2010. I want to access my sharepoint sites with some useful names instead of http://my_machine_name/sitepages/home.aspx/ I want it to be like ...
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Couldn't find 'Rating Settings' under 'General Settings' in List Settings page

I have to implement rating like the steps here. But the problem is that I couldn't find 'Rating Settings' under 'General Settings' in List Settings page. I tried this to configure in central admin ...
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Error - while exporting a Sharepoint List (Export to Excel)

Colleague of mine is facing the below issue while trying to export the SharePoint List which has more than 10 000 items. However I was able to export the complete List without any issues. Note: He is ...
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How can create a view to filter the a list based on the current login user

How to create a view based on the current user is in a Person or Group field , this Person or Group field can contain multiple user but not SharePoint Group ,I try to use the contains to filter the ...
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SharePoint 2013 uninstall

Can any one share the step-by-step process of SharePoint uninstall.I am getting lot of errors if I am going through simple unistallation process.
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How to change webpart title background for only 1 webpart?

I have three webparts and each of these have titles. I want to change the background of a single title. I have the following webparts: I want to change title background for only this Title called ...
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Create Page Layouts in SP 2010

Need to create Page Layout with multiple trs and three columns layout in my SP 2010 site collection. I have a requirement to create a home page with the above and add an image and description of the ...
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CalculatedColumn or SPServices with jQuery in SP 2010 List

I need to create a calculated column -say ResCount - based on another datetimefield field, ie,assuming if mydt is my datetimefield, from this field, I need to extract month part and based on month ...
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Is it possible to search a discussion board body?

From my research I can set-up a search for a discussion board and effectively search of the discussion topic, but what about the body ?
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“Edit document in Word” with Chrome now produces an error

I'm a user of SharePoint, not an admininistrator/installer. I couldn't retrieve the SharePoint version that my company uses. Since the latest version of Chrome (version 46.0.2490.86 m, released on ...
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Programmatically create a ContentDatabase C# SP2013

I am searching for a solution of my problem. I banged my head for the last few hours and tried several things and solutions found on google or stack-exchange. The database should be created via Event ...
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After changing display template of search results - search isn't working

I'm changing a display template (copy Item_Person, modify, and add Item_Person_WorkPhone) and adding a new search type. It works, but only with my administrator account. Users with Read permission ...
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Sharepoint 2013: Need pop-up message to appear as soon as a user updates a list field value to 2 particular values

How can I get a pop-up message (which reminds the user to launch a url) to appear as soon as a user updates a list field value to 2 particular values? We are using SharePoint 2013. Thanks
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SharePoint 2013 continous crawl question and incremental

SharePoint 2013 Ent with SP1 and September CU I have question about the GUI when change the crawl to Continuous crawl. When I change the crawl to continuous crawl although the incremental crawl shows ...
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sharepoint 2013 Literal content (' ') is not allowed within a 'System.Web.UI.UpdatePanelTriggerCollection'

My SharePoint application gives this error after I put the Fontawesome link Fontawesome online link in my master page: <link ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Degraded Index Partition “index out of sync - catching up”

One of my Index Partition is showing as degraded, when i execute Get-SPEnterpriseSearchStatus -Text -ServiceApplcation <<application>> command i get following text Name : ...
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Using Bootstrap framework/foundation framework with Sharepoint

Is it possible to use bootstrap/foundation with SharePoint to improve the front end look of SharePoint 2010 or 2013? Can anyone suggest anything related to this? Thanks
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taking one day before if save data by REST through Visual Studio

I am saving a date picking from date picker of jqueryUI. While saving I am using REST Services. But the problem is that it taking the date one day before. And timezone is changing (already have ...
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How to check whether Content Database is read-only or not?

How to check whether Content Database is read-only or not using client context ? we can easily get using server object model but how to do this with Client Object Model
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Delete the item once it is added

I want to perform some Action once the item is added. I have a Custom List that reacts on Item Creation. If, at this level, i want to Delete the item immediately once it is added, how could I do? ...
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Usage of RootWeb property instead of OpenWeb method

I am referring a SharePoint book and I found the following code snippet in an example in that book. using (SPSite mySiteCollection = new SPSite(mySiteUrl)) { using (SPWeb mySPSite = ...
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how to change connection source in data connections in infopath forms.?

I've created and published my form in DEV environment. For testing, I have published it to the Test environment. I used the following technique and now the forms are working fine. Saved the source ...
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SharePoint client model and setting up lookup field

I have list A with "Title" column which is lookup column to List B. I need to update existing List B documents so that they will be linked to List A. However, SharePoint client context doesn't accept ...
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What Solution (sandboxed and farm) should be select= Farm Solutions

What context, advantage and disadvantage should I be aware of in my mind when I gonna select farm or sandboxed solution?
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Understanding NLB between WFE and App Servers

There are two WFEs with high availability. I asked someone if you are using NLB between them to load balance and he said yes. Then he said we also have two app servers with high availability. I ...
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How to automatically convert the word document into PDF?

Is there any workflow that I can create to convert a word document into PDF after the approval workflow is finished.
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SharePoint 2010 — Visual Studio Project Structure

What are your project structures for sharepoint projects. For example my simple structure is: Think of a project named MyPortal MyPortal.sln --MyPortal.Branding (Custom master pages, page layouts, ...
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How to register a new http module n the web config

I built a http module. I copied into the GAC . Then, I put into the WebConfig file lke this : <httpModules> .... <add name="MyAssembly" type="MyAssembly.Global"/> ...
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Change logo issue in SharePoint

I am using SharePoint Server 2007 x64 and Windows Server 2008 x64. I have setup a site with template publishing portal. I have grant anonymous access to all the site. I want to change site logo ...
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Getting item id from newly created item

I am using SharePoint 2013 Enterprise version. I am using below rest api code to add the record I kept below code in common js file function CreateListItemWithDetails(listName, webUrl, newItem, ...